Technology


You Can Now Make Free Phone Calls Through Your Amazon Echo Devices
- October 01, 2017

Amazon just revealed a range of new Echos, as Facebook continues to work on its codename "Aloha" video calling screen. The device can connect with and control smart home devices as well, such as the Nest thermostat. This will be done to create some difference between this and the Google Home . You can already do whatever the Manhattan will do already on your smartphone, tablet or even a Smart TV. (more...)
Amazon quietly announces Fire OS 6, based on Android Nougat
- October 01, 2017

Amazon's Nougat-based Fire OS 6 is here and it's got PiP mode, that is, if you're running a Fire TV device that has Fire OS 6, as Amazon notes that this is one of the features that will be coming to Fire TV with this new version of the software. (more...)
What's your take on national anthem protests? What's your take on national anthem protests?
- October 01, 2017

Colin Kaepernick , who started all this, put it succinctly: "I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses Black people and people of color". There's better ways than disrespecting the flag". Just like that, without starting a game, Colin Kaepernick became the most polarizing athlete in the U.S. (more...)
Taiwanese woman's iPhone 8 Plus reportedly cracked open while charging Taiwanese woman's iPhone 8 Plus reportedly cracked open while charging
- September 30, 2017

IPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were made available from September 22 in the US, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore, the UAE, the United Kingdom and other countries. The phone had reportedly been in use for five days and was being charged with an official cable and power adapter. Apple's decision to investigate the swollen batteries is not out of the ordinary. (more...)
Mahesh Babu fans hold Protest over Negative Reviews against Spyder Mahesh Babu fans hold Protest over Negative Reviews against Spyder
- September 30, 2017

The movie is estimated to have grossed over Rs 85 crore in three days and likely to cross Rs 100-crore mark on Saturday. Here Mahesh Babu's SPYder emerged as the victor! Also Read: Spyder Movie Review Since its release, the movie has received mixed reviews, but they do not seem to have affected the film's business. (more...)
Cuphead on Xbox One, PC Releases, Topping Best Seller Charts! Cuphead on Xbox One, PC Releases, Topping Best Seller Charts!
- September 30, 2017

The whole idea behind Cuphead is that its a hardcore 2D game that features retro-style artwork and characters, which resembles that of older games. The highly anticipated platformer is notable for its handsome, 1930s-era cartoon visuals and relentless difficulty, but hidden within the retro-style game is a secret mode that you may not be aware of. (more...)
Farallon Capital Management LLC Buys Shares of 5420000 Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Farallon Capital Management LLC Buys Shares of 5420000 Huntsman Corporation (HUN)
- September 30, 2017

The stock of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, April 3 by Citigroup. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. grew its stake in Huntsman Corporation by 2.8% during the 1st quarter. Glg Partners L P has 0.17% invested in Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN). Investors sentiment increased to 1.06 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.41, from 1.29 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Apple saw 400 percent jump in U.S. national security requests in 2017 Apple saw 400 percent jump in U.S. national security requests in 2017
- September 30, 2017

In its biannual transparency report, released on Thursday , Apple said it received between 13,250 and 13,499 national security orders, affecting between 9,000 and 9,249 accounts. Disclosing these requests are voluntary but many technology companies including Google and Facebook do so. Apple has been publishing these transparency reports twice a year since 2013. (more...)
President Kovind, PM Modi celebrate Dussehra at Red Fort ground President Kovind, PM Modi celebrate Dussehra at Red Fort ground
- September 30, 2017

The event also saw former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and President Kovind's other half Savita Kovind attending the celebration. "This festival remindes us the victory of good over evil. It is also believed to be the day when Lord Ram defeated Ravana, and is celebrated as a festival of victory of good on evil. "Indian Festivals are not mere events of festivities but they are also a medium to educate the society, festivals keep us aware about the values in the society, they also teach ... (more...)
SuperTrend Above Stock Price for S&P Capital Markets ETF SPDR (KCE)
- September 30, 2017

It illustrates what's happening to the market driving force at the present moment. ADX is charted as a line with values ranging from 0 to 100. Generally, the RSI is considered to be oversold when it falls below 30 and overbought when it heads above 70. (more...)
Seahawks' Doug Baldwin, Neiko Thorpe questionable for Week 4 Seahawks' Doug Baldwin, Neiko Thorpe questionable for Week 4
- September 30, 2017

Trump reignited the debate last week when he called for fans to boycott games and asked NFL team owners to fire players who protested during the national anthem. Carroll said Thomas just had a "little sore knee" that he wanted to rest but that "he's fine". Baldwin missed most of the fourth quarter of Seattle's loss to the Tennessee Titans after catching a team-high 10 passes for 105 yards and a touchdown. (more...)
Dussehra (Vijayadashami) 2017: Celebration, History, Importance and Significance of this Festival Dussehra (Vijayadashami) 2017: Celebration, History, Importance and Significance of this Festival
- September 30, 2017

On Saturday September 29th, millions of Hindus worldwide celebrated one of their most auspicious festivals known as Dussehra . The people here do not burn effigies, nor do they celebrate Dussehra . Poeple in the national capital enjoy musicals play - Ram Lila. Candies are prepared on each day of the celebration. It is symbolic of new beginnings and therefore marks the onset of preparations for the festival of lights - Diwali, which comes twenty days after the festival. (more...)
SIC: Malaysia wouldn't want to host F1, even for free SIC: Malaysia wouldn't want to host F1, even for free
- September 30, 2017

The gap between the two is the biggest it has been all year and Hamilton will not need to win another race this year to clinch his fourth title if he triumphs on Sunday with Vettel lower than second. Vettel will look to strike back on a track where alongside Schumacher he has the best record of any driver , with four victories. "In any case, a lack of practice time often makes the race more interesting, and that would certainly suit us". (more...)
Ben Stokes in fresh controversy for mocking Katie Price's disabled son Ben Stokes in fresh controversy for mocking Katie Price's disabled son
- September 29, 2017

The Englishman's Ashes selection is in massive jeopardy with the video showing Stokes throwing a number of punches and knocking out a man to the ground. Harvey had appeared on a TV show " Loose Women ", and was asked how he usually responds to abuse on internet. He then responded: "Hello you c***". (more...)
Content Creators Hit By YouTube External Link Changes Content Creators Hit By YouTube External Link Changes
- September 29, 2017

Some creators have since turned to crowdfunding sites such as Patreon for a more stable income, but it turns out that YouTube is making it more hard for YouTubers to promote these pages. This update is meant to curb abuse and does not affect current YouTube partners or existing end cards. As several users who combine YouTube with Patreon have revealed, the video platform asks creators to join the YouTube Partner Program to assess the validity of the channel and determine if the channel ... (more...)
Samsung's wireless Gear IconX earbuds can be yours for just $50 Samsung's wireless Gear IconX earbuds can be yours for just $50
- September 29, 2017

Also, although the South Korean company offers free shipping on all orders, it will take between 7 to 10 business days to ship the earbuds. By the way, the Gear IconX (2018 ) are scheduled to arrive in October at a price of around $250. Unfortunately, though Samsung has provided three color options for these Bluetooth-enabled earphones, only the black and white ones are now in stock. (more...)
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Developer Becomes PUBG Corp; Game Surpasses 13 Million Copies PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Developer Becomes PUBG Corp; Game Surpasses 13 Million Copies
- September 29, 2017

The PUBG Corporation is making big plans for expansion across the globe to ensure the service-based shooter grows to new staggering heights; the company says it's established a branch in the United States, and will do the same in Europe and Japan. (more...)
Airtel to launch a 4G smartphone to compete with the Jio Phone Airtel to launch a 4G smartphone to compete with the Jio Phone
- September 29, 2017

The delivery for the pre-booked JioPhone have already started, however, people are not happy with the new terms and conditions. It is expected to be running Android Go, striped down version of Android for feature phones. Reports suggest that Airtel plans to introduce a smartphone that will run the popular Android OS, Android Nougat 7.0 out-of-the-box. The JioPhone has a single Nano-SIM slot and a microSD card slot. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 wins 'Gadget of the Year' Award
- September 29, 2017

The Business Korea , a website in Samsung's home country South Korea, reports that the company was working on both outward folding and inward folding designs . On Thursday citing industry sources, BusinessKorea reported that the smartphone might arrive next year. Samsung hasn't confirmed anything about the device yet. (more...)
Twitter pulls its app from Apple Watch platform Twitter pulls its app from Apple Watch platform
- September 29, 2017

New betas for watchOS 4.1 and iOS 11.1 were released yesterday, and we verified that Apple Pay Cash was not among the new features present in either release. The company also hasn't said anything about the duration of this sudden disappearance of the app from the watch platform. However, Twitter gave a statement to TechCrunch about the issue - "We heard from people that notifications were the most helpful part of the Apple Watch Twitter experience". (more...)
Birmingham to bid for 2022 Comm Games Birmingham to bid for 2022 Comm Games
- September 29, 2017

The Birmingham bid team, the Government and Commonwealth Games England are now working together to finalise the formal bid submission to be delivered to the Commonwealth Games Federation tomorrow (30 September). Previous major sporting events hosted in the United Kingdom, such as the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and the 2015 Rugby World Cup, have all shown how major sporting events can generate a positive return on investment. (more...)
McLaren's three-seat hyper-GT development mule revealed McLaren's three-seat hyper-GT development mule revealed
- September 29, 2017

Seems like the project has reached the brick and mortar stage and the British marque has chosen their latest sportscar, the 720S as a base for their first prototype. And, as you might have guessed, all of them have already been sold. McLaren has provided confirmation that it is running a development program for its new halo vehicle, code-named BP23, showing off the development mule that forms the basis for the new model's engineering program. (more...)
The trailer for Red Dead Redemption 2 has finally arrived The trailer for Red Dead Redemption 2 has finally arrived
- September 29, 2017

Rockstar makes unbelievable games, we all know that. Games company Rockstar Games are distinguished by their study of the game world, as well as an abundance of content, the development of which the gamers take many months. The Van Der Linde gang returns and we even see a young Dutch. The game will have a lot of fantastic locations and settings. But it is hard to concentrate on Arthur Morgan dual-wielding a pair of revolvers, for example, when that horse is dual-wielding his bojangles in ... (more...)
Brighton Jones LLC Buys Shares of 9501 Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)
- September 29, 2017

Following the transaction, the chairman now owns 16,088 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,725,920.64. 308,848 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. Washington-based Washington Tru National Bank has invested 0.02% in Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE). Kelly Lawrence W And Assoc Ca has 300 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. (more...)
Nokia 8 Android Oreo Update Could Land By End Of October
- September 29, 2017

The OnePlus 5 has been spotted running Android 8.0 Oreo on Geekbench site , giving a hint that the first beta built for the handset could be released soon. It's highly likely that the new flagship will come with the Android Oreo on board. Basically, it could also be that the update is rolled out only after few weeks. (more...)
Google Working On Amazon Echo Show Competitor Google Working On Amazon Echo Show Competitor
- September 29, 2017

This entirely new architectures also comes alongside a sleek exterior change from its predecessor. From there, the user can control these connected devices just by talking to Amazon's device. A new "skill" called Alexa Routines allows users to program multiple functions into a simple voice command; for example, saying, "Alexa, good morning" could prompt the platform to turn on a kitchen light, start making coffee, and recite the latest news report. (more...)
Honda previews sexy two-seater Sports EV Concept Honda previews sexy two-seater Sports EV Concept
- September 29, 2017

Honda will debut a fascinating new motorcycle built specifically to help learner motorcyclists coming to grips with two wheels for the first time. The concept, says Honda, combines an electric powertrain and the latest AI driver aids to make the driver feel part of the auto - which presupposes that the concept is a runner, rather than styling mockup. (more...)
Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV is a record-breaker Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV is a record-breaker
- September 29, 2017

Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio has claimed the title of world's fastest production SUV, setting a new benchmark lap time at Germany's legendary Nürburgring: it is just the most recent achievement in the racing tradition of the Quadrifoglio and in over one century of Alfa Romeo history. (more...)
Westpac Banking Corp Sells 34634 Shares of Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) Westpac Banking Corp Sells 34634 Shares of Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB)
- September 29, 2017

The stock decreased 1.34% or $4.26 during the last trading session, reaching $312.8. Swedbank sold 48,930 shares as Biogen Idec Inc ( BIIB)'s stock declined 13.45%. Its down 0.16, from 1.04 in 2017Q1. It dropped, as 81 investors sold BIIB shares while 321 reduced holdings. 180.66 million shares or 1.01% less from 182.50 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. (more...)
How to buy new Amazon Echo devices in advance? How to buy new Amazon Echo devices in advance?
- September 29, 2017

Joining the singing fish is a new Echo device that replaces the model the company introduced three years ago. Coming in at $129, the Echo Spot's pricing places it in the middle ground between the more expensive Echo Show ($229) and the cheaper Echo (now $99) and Echo Dot devices. (more...)