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Panasonic launches P99 smartphone at 7490 Panasonic launches P99 smartphone at 7490
- September 29, 2017

Panasonic P99 features a 5-inch HD IPS laminated display. The P99 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat, but there is no public information on the Oreo update for the phone. Technology giant Panasonic has recently announced a new smartphone P99 as an addition to its "P Series", which comes with a price tag of Rs 7,490. The new device is equipped with an upgraded version of Android 7.0Nougat so that you can multitask and are connected to the world. (more...)
Yes, Jai Lava Kusa enters 100 Crores Club Yes, Jai Lava Kusa enters 100 Crores Club
- September 29, 2017

Despite the reviews, Jai Lava Kusa had a terrific opening on its first day and raked in Rs 32. Made on a lavish budget, the film has Raashi Khanna and Nivetha Thomas as the leading ladies, while Bollywood actor Ronit Roy is playing the prime antagonist. (more...)
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc Goldman Sachs Group, Inc
- September 29, 2017

The stock has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $235.44. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, May 31 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. (The) from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Thursday, September 21st. The firm has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, June 22. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active reportedly heading to T Samsung Galaxy S8 Active reportedly heading to T
- September 29, 2017

The first hint that the IP68-certified S8 Active - with its 5.8-inch, 1,440 x 2,560 Super AMOLED display, Snapdragon 835 SoC, and beefy 4,000mAh battery - would be more widely available came from several sightings of yet a third model number (SM-G892U) in several certification databases. (more...)
Dead Rising 4 Getting Fan Requested Improvements On December 5 Dead Rising 4 Getting Fan Requested Improvements On December 5
- September 29, 2017

Maniacs are human enemies that Frank encounters during the course of his investigation into what's happening in Willamette. Dead Rising 4's gameplay update will arrive december 5, the same day Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package comes to PS4. (more...)
Hate Speech: EU gives twitter, facebook, others ultimatum Hate Speech: EU gives twitter, facebook, others ultimatum
- September 29, 2017

The Computer and Communications Industry Association (CCIA), which represents companies like Google, Amazon and Facebook , welcomed the Commission's guidelines. The EU has a reputation for hitting companies that don't play by its rules hard. On Wednesday, it announced a $1 billion penalty for truck manufacturer Scania for participating in a cartel. (more...)
Apple Music now has over 30 million subscribers Apple Music now has over 30 million subscribers
- September 29, 2017

Speaking to Billboard in an interview published on Thursday, Iovine said that Apple Music, the company's streaming-music service, now has more than 30 million subscribers, up from 27 million in June. "Just because we're adding millions of subscribers and the old catalog numbers are going up, that's not the trick". "There has to be much more engagement between the artists and the audience", Iovine told Billboard . (more...)
Amazon unveils new Echo Spot in product refresh Amazon unveils new Echo Spot in product refresh
- September 29, 2017

If you were to combine the Echo Dot with the Echo Show , you'd get the $129 Echo Spot , another new device from Amazon . The second generation of voice assistant Amazon Echo has changed in size: height 148 mm and a volume of 88 mm. If you buy three, Amazon will give you a discount of U.S. $ 50 on your order. At $20, the Echo Buttons aren't necessarily as much of a major release, but the game show-like add-ons can be used to play trivia games and other apps with an Echo via Alexa . (more...)
Pa. National Guard sends helicopters, crews to Puerto Rico Pa. National Guard sends helicopters, crews to Puerto Rico
- September 29, 2017

Personnel will take part in the planning and organizing of air transportation activities. Maj. Gen. Thad Martin, Adjutant General and Commander of the Connecticut National Guard, said they "want to help in any way we can by rapidly deploying forces that fit some of Puerto Rico's most pressing needs". (more...)
Record number of 16.5m millionaires worldwide Record number of 16.5m millionaires worldwide
- September 29, 2017

High net worth individuals (HNWI) are those who have at least $1 million, apart from their own home and personal possessions, and more than 1.15 million people acquired that status a year ago, an additional 7.5 percent. Internationally, the community of dollar millionaires grew by 7.4 percent a year ago, mainly thanks to real estate prices and confident stock markets around the world, reaching 14.9 million millionaires. (more...)
Rocket League August update now available; includes PC LAN support, new arenas Rocket League August update now available; includes PC LAN support, new arenas
- September 29, 2017

The Rocket League update should be out for both consoles (PS4, Xbox One) and PC. Rocket League's Autumn Update releases today at 3 pm Pacific, kicking off Competitive Season 6 and bringing major changes to auto soccer. They appear during goal replays and on the post-game celebration screen. Finally, Psyonix has added transparent goalposts that should help tense situations and having people making an excuse that something was blocking their view. (more...)
Nissan India Set To Enter Used Car Business Nissan India Set To Enter Used Car Business
- September 29, 2017

India is the third country to get Nissan's pre-owned stores after South Africa and Brazil. In addition to buying used Nissan and Datsun cars, customers can also exchange their existing cars of any make for new Datsun and Nissan models. Moreover, the company will also offer finance and insurance schemes to prospective buyers under Nissan Finance. Nissan Intelligent Choice certified cars will be sold with up to 12 months/20,000 km warranty and three free inspections across all Nissan and ... (more...)
Chevrolet Silverado and Colorado Centennial Editions revive the cool bowtie Chevrolet Silverado and Colorado Centennial Editions revive the cool bowtie
- September 29, 2017

It was Chevy's first truck with a closed cab, paving the way for modern pickups. Chevrolet's 2018 truck lineup is about to mark its 100th birthday and the bowtie brand is celebrating the occasion with two special-edition trucks, a national rollout of its Chevy Legends Truck program, and a day to celebrate it all. (more...)
Spotify's latest personalized playlist is full of your favorite throwback hits Spotify's latest personalized playlist is full of your favorite throwback hits
- September 29, 2017

The music streaming leader has unveiled " Your Time Capsule ", a 30-song playlist that gathers tracks it believes will transport you back to your teens and early twenties - a "trip down memory lane", as it were. Spotify will reportedly create a playlist for every user between the ages of 16 and 85, in 60 markets. The new playlist gathers up at least 30 throwback jams from your teens and early 20s, making it the ideal (and inevitably cheesy) soundtrack to your favourite memories. (more...)
China sets 2019 deadline for NEVs China sets 2019 deadline for NEVs
- September 29, 2017

More specifically, that means that automakers that sell more than 30,000 vehicles per year-if they want to avoid paying fees or buying credits-have to make sure 10% of those vehicles are electric or plug-in hybrid cars. The MIIT will determine future quotas later, the statement said. As my colleague Alvin Lin recently wrote (here), a separate, upcoming ban on the domestic production and sale of petroleum-based vehicles in China reflects the nation's "broader efforts to curb air pollution, ... (more...)
It's The Taco Bell & Forever 21 Clothing Collab You Never Saw Coming It's The Taco Bell & Forever 21 Clothing Collab You Never Saw Coming
- September 29, 2017

Taco Bell is teaming up with Forever 21 for its very own clothing and accessories collection. Fast food is becoming fashionable-literally. Available in stores and online starting October 11, the line will feature items such as bodysuits, cropped hoodies. (more...)
Trading Spotlight on Sun Life Financial Inc (SLF.TO) Shares
- September 29, 2017

Accern also assigned media stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.419004546817 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. (more...)
Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR) (TSM) Analysts See $0.55 EPS
- September 29, 2017

About 1,132 shares traded. Analysts are turning out to be more optimistic than before, with 2 of analysts who cover Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE: TSM ) advice adding it to buy candidate list. CGI serves residential and commercial markets in both new and existing construction. The current consensus recommendation provided by covering analysts is 2.60. (more...)
Terror funding case: NIA summons Kashmir legislator Rashid Engineer for questioning Terror funding case: NIA summons Kashmir legislator Rashid Engineer for questioning
- September 29, 2017

He is the second time MLA from the constituency. The legislator from Langate, who had earlier denied any involvement in terror funding, has now appealed to the Assembly Speaker to initiate an inquiry into the alleged harassment by NIA. The list includes Altaf Ahmed Shah, separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's son-in-law, and Watali. The NIA had registered a case on May 30 against separatists, including unknown members of the Hurriyat Conference, who have been acting in connivance with ... (more...)
Download Windows 10 Build 17004 ISO Images
- September 29, 2017

That means that by hovering over items in the Start Menu, users will be able to reveal their hidden borders, making it easier to understand the space that you're interacting with. Facebook Messenger has also got a fix for the issue resulting in the enter key not working properly. Fixed an issue resulting in the Delete key on the full touch keyboard layout unexpectedly inserting a period in UWP apps. (more...)
Nintendo Developers: 'Mario is Punching Yoshi' Nintendo Developers: 'Mario is Punching Yoshi'
- September 28, 2017

That's right. When Mario needs Yoshi to eat something, he's not just offering some helpful pointers with his outstretched hand. Along with being a reliable mode of transportation, Mario could also command Yoshi to use its tongue to grab onto objects and also spit them out as projectiles, with the simple, yet assertive thrust of his fist. (more...)
AMD releases Radeon Software 17.9.3 drivers AMD releases Radeon Software 17.9.3 drivers
- September 28, 2017

Interestingly, none of the release notes from this week mention Crossfire, suggesting that AMD might be dropping the nomenclature. The new driver can be picked up from AMD's site now. There is no mention of multi-GPU support specific to Forza Motorsport 7. Meanwhile, remaining issues include troubles with Wattman, GPU Scaling, Radeon Settings game profiles, secondary display corruption, bezel compensation, ReLive recording on RX Vega cards, and a random hanging bug when Overwatch gaming. (more...)
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV: Welcome With Open Arms Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV: Welcome With Open Arms
- September 28, 2017

M - Jump into the wayback machine to spring 2016, when Mitsubishi unveiled the Outlander Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle and promised a fall 2016 on-sale date. Mitsubishi is also mum on fuel-economy estimates for this mode. A 12 kWh lithium-ion battery pack powers the electric motors. "The Outlander PHEV is the most anticipated new product in our history". (more...)
FCC chair wants Apple to activate iPhone FM chips after disaster FCC chair wants Apple to activate iPhone FM chips after disaster
- September 28, 2017

Apple shares are down 0.81%. The FCC chief's framed the activation of the FM radio chip as a boon to public safety, since FM radio signals are generally easier to receive in times of emergency when compared to Internet-based services provided over a cellular network. (more...)
McLaren unveils BP23 hypercar mule McLaren unveils BP23 hypercar mule
- September 28, 2017

Does this mean that the McLaren will rival Bugatti's new Chiron in terms of outright speed and power? The novelty, which, the company says, will be "the fastest McLaren in history, will receive opening up doors, "the most flawless aerodynamics", full carbon design, landing formula 1+2 and a hybrid power plant with capacity more than 1000 horsepower". (more...)
SteelSeries releases an affordable spill-resistant keyboard SteelSeries releases an affordable spill-resistant keyboard
- September 28, 2017

The company's new Apex 150 isn't afraid to get a little wet-there is an internal membrane sheet that protects and repels liquid from damaging the internal electronics. These switches are exclusive to SteelSeries. Streamers, gamers and esports players can light up the new Apex 150 with customisable notifications that indicate new messages, mute status and more. (more...)
Nokia Oyj (HEL:NOKIA) Receives Buy Rating from UBS AG
- September 28, 2017

Levin Capital Strategies Lp who had been investing in Nokia Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $34.47B market cap company. Looking into last 5 trades, the stock observed a return of nearly -4.82%. Previously Nokia Corp (NYSE: NOK ) reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.04 with surprise factor of 80%. (more...)
Katy Perry debuts trailer for livestream documentary 'Will You Be My Witness?' Katy Perry debuts trailer for livestream documentary 'Will You Be My Witness?'
- September 28, 2017

As shown in the trailer, the " Swish Swish " and "Bon Appetit" singer promises to show the world "the good, the bad, and the ugly" of her life as she does yoga with Modern Family's Jesse Tyler Ferguson and discusses politics with activists. (more...)
What about Moto G4 Play, Moto X Play? What about Moto G4 Play, Moto X Play?
- September 28, 2017

Motorola's upper-mid-range smartphone that's the Moto X Play was launched with Android Marshmallow and received some minor upgrades in the past, the device was scheduled for a Nougat update 7.1.1 directly skipping the Android Nougat 7.0. Well, it's a mystery that only Motorola can answer as the company has broken its tradition of software updates. However, with this latest listings spotted on GFXBench, which shows the Motorola Moto X Play running on Android Nougat 7.1.2, which the final ... (more...)
Jio phone: Don't return this Phone before 3 Years Here's why Jio phone: Don't return this Phone before 3 Years Here's why
- September 28, 2017

If you happen to return it 24 months before the date of issue, then you have to pay Rs. 1,000 along with GST. Further it reads, "The JioPhone is available for continued use on the Recipient purchasing telecom recharge vouchers of an Authorized Carrier (presently Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited) from the Company or any of its authorized retailers for use in the JioPhone of a minimum value of Rs 1,500/- per annum for a period of 3 years from the date of the first issue of the JioPhone ". (more...)