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S.Korea's Moon says pushing to guarantee safety at Pyeongchang Olympics S.Korea's Moon says pushing to guarantee safety at Pyeongchang Olympics
- September 22, 2017

The ribbon from which the medal hangs is an equally important part of the design, and has been created using Gapsa, a traditional Korean fabric. Next year's Winter Games and Winter Paralympics are taking place on February 9-24 and March 9-18, respectively. (more...)
Mark Zuckerberg gives Russian Federation info to Congress, promises more transparent ads Mark Zuckerberg gives Russian Federation info to Congress, promises more transparent ads
- September 21, 2017

Those are deeply democratic values and we're proud of them. In a blog post published Thursday afternoon, Facebook general counsel Colin Stretch said, "We believe it is vitally important that government authorities have the information they need to deliver to the public a full assessment of what happened in the 2016 election". (more...)
Jio offering Rs 10000 cashback, 70% buyback on iPhone 8, iPhone…
- September 21, 2017

Jio also mentioned offering additional Rs. 10,000 cashback for those who pre-book the iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus between September 22nd - 29th. Recent reports suggest that Jio and Reliance Digital will offer a 70 percent buyback on the Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus of buying the devices . (more...)
Square Enix shows first Left Alive gameplay footage in new trailer Square Enix shows first Left Alive gameplay footage in new trailer
- September 21, 2017

Expect to see Left Alive arrive on Playstation 4 and PC next year. Earlier this week at Tokyo Game Show , Square Enix and Metal Gear artist Yoji Shinkawa unveiled a new project called Left Alive . What did you all think about LEFT ALIVE? Set in the near future, Front Mission's world has evolved beyond the nation-state, with whole continents thrown together into supranational blocs by the forces of globalisation. (more...)
Global Extinction Event Coming In 2100, MIT Professor Says Global Extinction Event Coming In 2100, MIT Professor Says
- September 21, 2017

A MASS extinction which wipes out humanity will be underway by the year 2100, scientists have claimed. As respiring organisms inhale oxygen and exhale carbon dioxide, and photosynthesizing plants do the opposite, the Earth naturally cycles carbon through the atmosphere and ocean. (more...)
Sony launches XA1 Plus in India for Rs 24990 Sony launches XA1 Plus in India for Rs 24990
- September 21, 2017

To recall, the smartphone was launched along with Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact at the IFA 2017 in Berlin. The Sony Xperia XA1 features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080p) display with ultra-narrow bezel and Image Enhance Technology. In terms of optics, the rear camera module comes with a 23-megapixel Exmor RS sensor with hybrid autofocus and 24mm wide-angle f/2.0 aperture lens. (more...)
The Bose headphones with Google Assistant are official now The Bose headphones with Google Assistant are official now
- September 21, 2017

Google's Assistant is officially in a pair of Bose headphones with a dedicated button to fire up the virtual assistant and bark commands at it. Google says that it can do most things the Assistant can do on your phone - read messages, play music or news, and of course call people. (more...)
Intel Cannon Lake Release Reportedly Delayed Yet Again Intel Cannon Lake Release Reportedly Delayed Yet Again
- September 21, 2017

That would be the coffee lake generation with 4 and six core processors. Some manufacturers are said to be already considering skipping the 10nm Cannon Lake processors to instead hold out for its successor, codenamed "Ice Lake", which will be built on the 10nm+ manufacturing process. (more...)
Huawei Maimang 6 to Launch Outside China as the Mate 10 Lite Huawei Maimang 6 to Launch Outside China as the Mate 10 Lite
- September 21, 2017

In less than a month, Huawei will introduce its fall flagship lineup in the form of at least three large-screen Mate smartphones: Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro , and Mate 10 Lite . The Lite variant has been tipped to sport a 5.9-inch full-HD display with a 1080x2160 pixels resolution. The smartphone price, the Huawei Mate 10 phone has been tipped to be unveiled in the tree configurations. (more...)
Apple Watch Series 3 LTE version plagued from connectivity issues Apple Watch Series 3 LTE version plagued from connectivity issues
- September 21, 2017

This will be a major barrier to early adoption of the Apple Watch Series 3 . Some marquee features of the watch, like voice calls and Siri, failed to work reliably because of its shoddy cell connection. In this post, I have shared my research on iPhone X and the credibility of the features it offers. Get Data Sheet , Fortune's technology newsletter. (more...)
Giant Prehistoric Frogs Ate Small Dinosaurs, Claim Scientists Giant Prehistoric Frogs Ate Small Dinosaurs, Claim Scientists
- September 21, 2017

An global team of researchers conducted a first-time bite force scaling experiment to determine what the force of Madagascar's extinct giant frog's bite would have been. Credit: K. Lappin et al. A scaling experiment, comparing bite force with head and body size, calculated that large horned frogs that are found in the tropical and subtropical moist lowland forests of South America, with a head width of up to 4 inches (10 cm), would have a bite force of nearly 500 N. (more...)
Microsoft highlights Windows 10's speed, reliability and battery life boosts Microsoft highlights Windows 10's speed, reliability and battery life boosts
- September 21, 2017

Microsoft has come along with many such updates among which three updates are major, such as; Creators Update, November Update , and Anniversary Update . Those who use Cortana will now be able to resume news, articles, from their Android and iPhones to PCs from within the Cortana application. But with this update this time Microsoft no long lists or track issues. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi 4A to go on sale today via mi.com, Flipkart Xiaomi Redmi 4A to go on sale today via mi.com, Flipkart
- September 21, 2017

In two variants it has launched, one with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage space and the other with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage space. The price of the Mi Router 3C has dropped to Rs. It certainly looks strikingly better then the Mi Max, particularly from the behind. It is backed by a 4000mAh battery, which the company claims can last up to 2 days. (more...)
The Volvo XC40 is like a tiny XC90 The Volvo XC40 is like a tiny XC90
- September 21, 2017

Under the hood, new items placed supercharged diesel and gasoline engines family Drive_e volume of 2.0 liters and power from 190 to 245 HP, which can be equipped as a six-speed "mechanics" and with vosmidiapazonnym "automatic". The first United Kingdom cars will be available as First Editions, which are based on R-Design Pro models but with more kit. Full powertrain specs are yet to be released. (more...)
23? NASA says don't count on it 23? NASA says don't count on it
- September 21, 2017

What has the Great American solar eclipse got to do with the end of the world? The baby boy will be the planet Jupiter, which will be moving out of Virgo on that night. The total eclipse was not a sign that the end of days was upon us - it was just the moon, sitting in front of the sun for a few minutes, allowing those in the path of totality to see something pretty friggin' cool. (more...)
Nokia 8 may arrive in India on September 26 Nokia 8 may arrive in India on September 26
- September 21, 2017

Even though Nokia 8 has been officially unveiled for a while now, the smartphone has yet to reach some certain countries such as India for example. Earlier this year, Nokia launched Nokia 3310 (2017 ), Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 in India via offline retail stores. (more...)
IPhone X vs iPhone 8
- September 21, 2017

People want their iPhones to do more and more. And if you want an affordable device, you can go for the iPhone SE, iPhone 7 , or 7 Plus. The iPhone X is jam-packed with exciting new features . Jain says it's conceivable that smartphones will eventually include sensors for face, iris, and fingerprint recognition-a rarity now. Consumers are more excited about the iPhone X than the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, which were unveiled at the same event last week. (more...)
Elon Musk just hinted at a new Tesla pickup truck Elon Musk just hinted at a new Tesla pickup truck
- September 21, 2017

So too is the Tesla Model S electric sedan the second all-time best-selling plug-in car after the Nissan Leaf (and the top seller for both 2015 and 2016). On August 17 Citigroup kept the stock rating at "Neutral" but raised the price target from $357.00 to $371.00. The lowest figure Tesla can show for the last 12 months is $178.19. (more...)
Tim Cook says the iPhone X's $999 cost is a Tim Cook says the iPhone X's $999 cost is a "value price"
- September 21, 2017

For instance, according to Cook, someone in the market for a new vehicle could go inside the auto using AR from home rather than visit a auto dealership showroom. "Once you place your face in the phone, it's in the phone". When you look at it, the iPhone in particular has become so essential in our daily lives, people want it do more and more and more. (more...)
Apple's Tim Cook Calls DACA, Immigration 'Biggest Issue of Our Time' Apple's Tim Cook Calls DACA, Immigration 'Biggest Issue of Our Time'
- September 21, 2017

The program is being phased out, but with a six-month delay to give Congress a chance to address the issue. "It's a fantastic way to shop and a fantastic way to learn", said Cook. "Had Apple not announced the X when it did, the iPhone 8 would be an easy choice for upgraders and about the same amount of take-it-or-leave-it talk by early adopters that we saw at the launch of the iPhone 7", Panzarino said. (more...)
The new Apple Watch is getting awful reviews The new Apple Watch is getting awful reviews
- September 21, 2017

Some marquee features of the watch, like voice calls and Siri, failed to work reliably because of its shoddy cell connection. "When Apple Watch Series 3 joins unauthenticated Wi-Fi networks without connectivity, it may at times prevent the watch from using cellular", Apple said in its statement. (more...)
Costly Components Led To Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone X Record High Pricing
- September 21, 2017

Apple now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $188.11. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $170.00 price target on shares of Apple in a research report on Tuesday, July 25th. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Wednesday, January 27 with "Overweight" rating. If you are reading this story on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright legislation. (more...)
Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) Institutional Investors Quarterly Sentiment
- September 21, 2017

The stock has "Buy" rating by TheStreet on Saturday, August 22. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy" on Friday, September 18. The stock has "Buy" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 23. State Street Corp grew its stake in Microsoft Corporation by 0.8% during the 1st quarter. Out of 34 Wall Street analysts rating Microsoft Corporation, 27 give it "Buy", 2 "Sell" rating, while 5 recommend "Hold". (more...)
Loxo Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOXO) Holdings Boosted by Alliancebernstein LP
- September 21, 2017

Institutional investors own 99.03% of the company's stock. Finally, Bank of Montreal Can lifted its holdings in shares of Clovis Oncology by 284.9% in the second quarter. Past 5 years growth of CLVS observed at -, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company are expecting its growth at -29.60%. The target price per share suggests a potential upside of 42.59 % from the last stock close of Clovis Oncology (NASDAQ: CLVS ). (more...)
Google/HTC deal is official, Google to acquire part of HTC's smartphone team Google/HTC deal is official, Google to acquire part of HTC's smartphone team
- September 21, 2017

The deal between Google and HTC will see the latter company retain its branding, but Google will take over some of its hardware engineering resources, which should help it own even more of its device-making process. There's a lot that Google could do with this expertise, but it's clear that bringing the best bits of HTC inside the company will give Google the leg up it needs to get started. (more...)
New Apple Watch has cellular connectivity problems New Apple Watch has cellular connectivity problems
- September 21, 2017

The LTE Apple Watch is supposed to seamlessly switch between Wi-Fi and LTE. The tech giant has acknowledged a problem with its Apple Watch Series 3 that causes it to try to connect to unknown Wi-Fi networks instead of a cellular network, creating a potential security problems, according to The Verge , which confirmed the problem with Apple and experienced the flaw in a unit it tested. (more...)
Minecraft's Better Together Update is Here, Bringing Cross-Platform Play Minecraft's Better Together Update is Here, Bringing Cross-Platform Play
- September 21, 2017

Minecraft is embracing cross-platform play. They will be working their hardest to get this solved ASAP, but the ETA for the Switch update is now Winter 2017. This isn't the first time that Spencer has voiced in favor of connecting games across multiple platforms. Since the release of Halo: Combat Evolved back in 2001, the sci-fi FPS franchise has gone on the sell over 65 million copies worldwide, while Minecraft originally hit stores in 2011 and has sold over 121 million units across ... (more...)
Reasons I'm Not Buying an iPhone X (or iPhone 8) Reasons I'm Not Buying an iPhone X (or iPhone 8)
- September 21, 2017

And this includes the new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, which were launched alongside the iPhone X . Matthew Panzarino focused on the iPhone 8 camera improvements in his review, hailing the feature for having no shutter lag and highly improved flash image quality. (more...)
IOS 11 will break some apps IOS 11 will break some apps
- September 21, 2017

Most apps have already been updated , meaning popular software from Facebook , WhatsApp or other major tech firms will still be 100 percent compatible with iOS 11 . In phones and tablets ARKit will help create a real-world environment (seen through the phone's camera) into which all kinds of digital imagery can be placed. (more...)
Prep Volleyball Roundup: Goldendale outlasts Naches Valley Prep Volleyball Roundup: Goldendale outlasts Naches Valley
- September 21, 2017

East (2-12, 0-4) will play again Tuesday at Faribault. LA SALLE 3, HIGHLAND 0: At Highland, Tristan Parrish put together nine kills, five aces and 13 flawless passes and was 22-for-22 serving to spark the Lightning to a 25-7, 25-6, 25-5 sweep. (more...)