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How Gmail's new 'self-destructing emails' actually work How Gmail's new 'self-destructing emails' actually work
- April 27, 2018

Google has introduced new features for Gmail users which includes several new features created to increase productivity and more security. The updated Gmail app has a new user interface with plenty of features. After the administrator has turned this on, individual accounts will receive the "Try the new Gmail" option on their accounts under the "Settings" option. (more...)
New YouTube Kids feature allows parents to filter for human-approved videos New YouTube Kids feature allows parents to filter for human-approved videos
- April 27, 2018

Available in the app's profile settings, the collections will encompass a variety of subjects like arts and crafts, music, sports and learning. Another feature is Parent Approved Content. "When we launched the YouTube Kids app three years ago, our goal was to give kids around the world a place to access videos that were enriching, engaging and allowed them to explore their endless interests", James Beser, Product Director for YouTube Kids, said in a statement. (more...)
New YouTube Kids feature allows parents to filter for human-approved videos New YouTube Kids feature allows parents to filter for human-approved videos
- April 27, 2018

Available in the app's profile settings, the collections will encompass a variety of subjects like arts and crafts, music, sports and learning. Another feature is Parent Approved Content. "When we launched the YouTube Kids app three years ago, our goal was to give kids around the world a place to access videos that were enriching, engaging and allowed them to explore their endless interests", James Beser, Product Director for YouTube Kids, said in a statement. (more...)
First Mars round-trip announced in hope for discovery of alien life First Mars round-trip announced in hope for discovery of alien life
- April 27, 2018

The opportunity to analyze Martian soil would provide unprecedented access to the red planet's history and its potential to host life . The second step of the mission will launch a 'fetch rover , ' which will retrieve the samples from the other rovers. (more...)
Trump to visit Britain, hold talks with May on July 13 Trump to visit Britain, hold talks with May on July 13
- April 27, 2018

Downing Street said further details of the visit will be set out "in due course". Mr Trump was due to open the new US Embassy in London in February, but cancelled after saying the building was too expensive - and tweeted that he was not a "big fan" of the decision to move its location. (more...)
ITunes Is Finally Available in the Microsoft Store for Windows 10 ITunes Is Finally Available in the Microsoft Store for Windows 10
- April 27, 2018

Now, all Windows 10 users can finally grab the app from there - a welcomed change for those of you running Windows 10 S. To run iTunes Store app on your PC, Windows 10 FCU (16299) is the minimum requirement. However, it would be important for the locked down version of Windows 10 known as Windows 10 S Mode. If you already had the iTunes desktop app installed, know that the store version will remove your older install. (more...)
Super Runner Semenya Faces New Testosterone Limits In Sports Gender Battle Super Runner Semenya Faces New Testosterone Limits In Sports Gender Battle
- April 27, 2018

Last year, when asked whether she would comply if the IAAF ruled that she once again take medication to lower her testosterone levels, Semenya said: "I've no time for nonsense". "Individuals with DSDs can have very high levels of natural testosterone, extending into and even beyond the normal male range". The IAAF says it has "evidence and data" showing that testosterone - regardless of whether it is artificially inserted into the body or naturally produced - provides "significant ... (more...)
Nintendo Is Releasing A New Mobile RPG With Cygames Nintendo Is Releasing A New Mobile RPG With Cygames
- April 27, 2018

It has since released several mobile gaming titles including Super Mario Run, using its popular Super Mario Bros characters. The game is set to launch this summer on mobile devices around the world starting with Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau then later this year in North America and Europe. (more...)
Apple Officially Discontinues AirPort and Time Capsule Wireless Routers Apple Officially Discontinues AirPort and Time Capsule Wireless Routers
- April 27, 2018

Not only does Apple provide easy-to-use software for editing preferences, but my AirPort Extreme has outlasted most of the hardware in my apartment. Existing customers and those looking to pick up one of the final products will receive five years of support from Apple, after which point they'll need to find something else. (more...)
Nintendo Announces E3 2018 Plans and Livestreams; Super Smash Bros Nintendo Announces E3 2018 Plans and Livestreams; Super Smash Bros
- April 27, 2018

Qualifying teams representing the United States / Canada, Japan, Europe, and Australia / New Zealand will ink their way to glory in the opening rounds. The finals will take place the following day on Tuesday, June 12 , immediately followed by the Super Smash Bros . A few fans who come dressed as their favorite Nintendo character on June 12 may be chosen to play the upcoming Super Smash Bros . (more...)
Apple (AAPL) Shares Sold by Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD Apple (AAPL) Shares Sold by Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD
- April 27, 2018

New leaked photos purporting to be of the iPhone SE 2 clearly show Apple is keeping the headphone jack from the prior SE. Overnight Apple shares slipped a further 2 percent after falling 7 percent last week, as investors worries intensified about soft demand for iPhones after a warning from several that supplies components for Apple iPhones. (more...)
Microsoft FY18 Q3 earnings: $26.8 billion on cloud and Office growth Microsoft FY18 Q3 earnings: $26.8 billion on cloud and Office growth
- April 26, 2018

Microsoft said https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/Investor/earnings/FY-2018-Q3/press-release-webcast net income rose to $7.42 billion or 95 cents per share in the third quarter ended March 31, from $5.49 billion or 70 cents per share, a year earlier. (more...)
Do Big Money Love Ebay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY), Sentiment at 0.92
- April 26, 2018

The stock increased 0.73% or $1.81 during the last trading session, reaching $250.88. About 2.43M shares traded or 31.34% up from the average. NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE:NPTN) has declined 34.12% since April 26, 2017 and is downtrending. (more...)
This Experiment Explains How Asteroids Brought Water To Earth This Experiment Explains How Asteroids Brought Water To Earth
- April 26, 2018

On closer inspection of 11 comets including 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, the deuterium-to-hydrogen ratios were very different to that of Earth's oceans. They say that this is the main reason for which experiments should be done more often. They copied speeds and angles that have been observed in meteors throughout the solar system. (more...)
Prehistoric footprints suggest giant sloth, human standoffs Prehistoric footprints suggest giant sloth, human standoffs
- April 26, 2018

Fossilised footprints in the salt flats of White Sands National Monument, in the southwestern USA state of New Mexico, reveal humans walking in the exact footsteps of a giant sloth and then confronting it, possibly hurling spears. This may have freed the creatures' strong forelimbs-tipped with sharp claws-for defense, allowing them to swivel to and fro. Human footprint inside a sloth track. (more...)
Nvidia GeForce Driver 397.31: RTX Support, file cleanup Nvidia GeForce Driver 397.31: RTX Support, file cleanup
- April 26, 2018

Besides support for the new games, GeForce driver 397.31 also includes developer preview support for Nvidia RTX through the Microsoft DXR API. Microsoft's DXR developer package, consisting of DXR-enabled D3D runtimes, HLSL compiler, and headers. (more...)
Alexa, Please Remind My Kids to Be Polite Alexa, Please Remind My Kids to Be Polite
- April 26, 2018

Amazon has a new Echo Dot smart speaker in store, designed specifically for kids . Simply add FreeTime to an existing or new Echo device to get started. "Now Alexa is a kid-friendly DJ, comedian, and storyteller - and she's always getting smarter", touts Amazon. Alexa has age-appropriate suggestions at the ready, all kids have to say is, "Alexa, I'm bored". (more...)
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) With Samsung Mall App Launched in India Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) With Samsung Mall App Launched in India
- April 26, 2018

The Galaxy J2 (2018) measures 143.8 x 72.3 x 8.4 mm and weighs 153 grams. In a first look, this handset looks like an Indian version of the Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro which was released in Vietnam in the starting of this year. Running on Android operating system , the smartphone draws power from a 2,600mAh battery . Connectivity options on the smartphone include USB 2.0, Bluetooth v4.2, and Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz. (more...)
Sonos One gets Alexa support in Australia Sonos One gets Alexa support in Australia
- April 26, 2018

Amazon Alexa to control their entire Sonos home sound system with full voice support for Amazon Music, Spotify, iHeartRadio, and TuneIn. A person familiar with the deal says Sonos is likely to raise "several hundred million dollars" from the IPO giving the company a market value of approximately US$2.5-$3bn. (more...)
Sporty Hyundai Lafesta breathes new life in the sedan segment Sporty Hyundai Lafesta breathes new life in the sedan segment
- April 26, 2018

It's a clear demonstration of how our newly announced design vision, "Sensuous Sportiness" comes to life in Hyundai vehicles", said Simon Loasby, Director and Head of Hyundai China Design. Keeping occupant safety in mind, the Lafesta also features driving assistance systems. Expected to launch in China's market by the end of this year, Hyundai plans to target younger affluent buyers with this model. (more...)
OnePlus 6 set for London launch in biggest ever OnePlus community event OnePlus 6 set for London launch in biggest ever OnePlus community event
- April 26, 2018

It's big enough to have struck a licensing deal with Marvel to create a Limited Edition using its Avengers franchise and right on time for Avengers: Infinity War . According to the company, all attendees will get a gift hamper with add-ons and exclusive Marvel Avengers merchandise. The brand has already revealed that the OnePlus 6 will feature a massive 256GB of internal storage , making it company's first phone to bear such large storage. (more...)
PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) Analysts See $0.41 EPS PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) Analysts See $0.41 EPS
- April 26, 2018

The company's beta value is at N/A. Analysts mean recommendation for the stock is 2.00. From the start of year 2017 to present date PYPL reported surged performance of 2.25%. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus increased their target price on shares of PayPal from $77.00 to $79.00 and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, February 1st. (more...)
India's Bharti Infratel, Indus merging to form $14.6b telecom tower giant India's Bharti Infratel, Indus merging to form $14.6b telecom tower giant
- April 25, 2018

The merged entity will boast 163,000 towers across India, behind just China Towers for the number of masts internationally, the firms announced in separate statements to Indian stock exchanges. This is on the basis that the other parties sell their prior holdings in Indus Towers. Bharti Airtel, the majority owner of Bharti Infratel, will be the biggest shareholder in the combined company followed by Vodafone Group. (more...)
YouTube removes eight million videos in Q4 2017 YouTube removes eight million videos in Q4 2017
- April 25, 2018

While the Google-owned company did not disclose details about the number of users from each country flagging content like pornography, incitement to violence, harassment, or hate speech, it ranked India at the top in terms of total volume. Many times, there was absolutely nothing wrong with the videos, but content farms are specifically making thumbnails suggestive (or downright offensive) to draw in curious minds. (more...)
Beyond: Two Souls Headlines May 2018's PlayStation Plus PS4 Games Beyond: Two Souls Headlines May 2018's PlayStation Plus PS4 Games
- April 25, 2018

Following Quantic Dream's familiar narrative-driven formula, the game follows the life of Jodie (Ellen Page) as she shares a psychic connection with a mysterious being named "Aiden". Rayman Legends though? I could have sworn it was part of the Instant Game Collection before, but apparently not. There's no official date to when these games will be available, yet. (more...)
Fortnite Server Down: Login and matchmaking issues hit hundreds Fortnite Server Down: Login and matchmaking issues hit hundreds
- April 25, 2018

If you want to keep up with the latest news on the game servers then you can track the server status for Fortnite here. The Fortnite Twitter page is usually the place to check up on for these kinds of issues and the page has confirmed Fortnite is indeed down. (more...)
Security flaw could allow hackers to create hotel master keys Security flaw could allow hackers to create hotel master keys
- April 25, 2018

Infosec outfit F-Secure has uncovered security vulnerabilities in a hotel keycard system that can be exploited by miscreants to break into rooms across the globe. A Finnish cybersecurity company said Wednesday it's solved a vulnerability problem that allowed a master key to open thousands of hotel rooms worldwide. (more...)
An Eye on Profitability Ratios Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)
- April 25, 2018

Robeco Institutional Asset Management decreased Henry Jack & Assoc Inc (JKHY) stake by 0.52% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Alpha Cubed Investments Llc, which manages about $320.00M and $765.95 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Jpmorgan Chase & Co (AMJ) by 106,995 shares to 7,574 shares, valued at $208,000 in 2017Q4, according to the filing. (more...)
HARMAN launches 'JBL Free' wireless headphone HARMAN launches 'JBL Free' wireless headphone
- April 25, 2018

JBL is a popular brand for speakers in India but few people know that JBL is actually a Samsung product under the subsidiary of Harman Industry. "We are excited to introduce the new in-ear headphone to add to their active lifestyle, give them high-quality audio and the freedom to experience audio in a completely new way." said Sumit Chauhan, Vice President - Lifestyle Audio, HARMAN India. (more...)
Scientists release most detailed star chart of Milky Way Scientists release most detailed star chart of Milky Way
- April 25, 2018

Some 10,000 times more objects are analysed by this satellite compared with previous efforts, with a precision rate 100 times sharper, he said. One can get to see the exact positions, colors, motions, and brightness of those 1.3 billion stars of our Milky Way in the 3D map. (more...)