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WhatsApp launches encrypted 'Live Location' sharing feature in Android app WhatsApp launches encrypted 'Live Location' sharing feature in Android app
- October 18, 2017

WhatsApp promises that, like all of its other messaging functions, location sharing will be end-to-end encrypted. But WhatsApp product manager Zafir Khan says they paid particular attention to the feature's impact on battery life and made several optimizations so that it wouldn't be a huge drain, even if users were sharing location for long periods of time. (more...)
Excess Sugar Intake Can Make Tumours More Destructive Excess Sugar Intake Can Make Tumours More Destructive
- October 17, 2017

This marks it as one of the most significant feature of cancer cells however, it is still not clear if this effect is the symptom or a cause of cancer. The study, published in the journal Nature Communications , compared the activity of both cancer cells and healthy cells when it came to turning the substance into lactate. (more...)
Human-like 'cultures' exist among whales, dolphins Human-like 'cultures' exist among whales, dolphins
- October 17, 2017

Just like with primates, the cetaceans' sophisticated brains allow them to work together for mutual benefit, including teaching each other how to use tools and hunting cooperatively. They argue that large brains are an evolutionary response to complex and information-rich social environments. This was the first time either hypothesis had been tested against such a large database on marine mammals. (more...)
SoftBank-Uber deal likely next week SoftBank-Uber deal likely next week
- October 17, 2017

While SoftBank may be looking at a valuation of $50 billion, shareholders may want a valuation closer to $68 billion. Uber and SoftBank are expected to reach an agreement within the next week on the pricing of the deal that will pave the way for SoftBank to acquire as much as one-fifth of the company. (more...)
Bajaj Auto Q2 profit falls marginally YoY to Rs 1112 crore Bajaj Auto Q2 profit falls marginally YoY to Rs 1112 crore
- October 17, 2017

Net profit at the maker of Pulsar and Discover motorcycles crimped to Rs1,112 crore compared to Rs1,123 crore a year ago, while net revenue rose 2.12% to Rs6,461.3 crore compared to Rs6,327.12 crore from a year ago. The earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (Ebitda) margin, a measure of profitability, stood at 20.8% for the quarter, down from 22.3% for the previous year. (more...)
Milky Way dubbed Missouri's most popular Halloween candy Milky Way dubbed Missouri's most popular Halloween candy
- October 17, 2017

According to their interactive map, Missouri's most popular candy is Milky Way. CandyStore.com looked at sales data over the past 10 years from 2007 to 2016 during the months leading up to Halloween. The most popular treat consumed in MA is Sour Patch Kids, with over 75,000 pounds being sold near the spooky holiday. Hershey's Kisses are the second most popular candy in Hawaii, Arizona and Georgia, and Hershey's Mini Bars are the second most popular candy in West Virginia and Alabama. (more...)
ZTE Axon M price and release date ZTE Axon M price and release date
- October 17, 2017

Each screen is capable of running two apps, so the device can display four apps at a time-which is unique among phones and could appeal to some professionals and enterprise uses. You can see exactly how this new device functions if you go and check out our ZTE Axon M hands-on (video and more specs included). The Axom M is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core processor and packs 4GB of RAM , 64GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot. (more...)
Astronauts experiment with fidget spinners
- October 17, 2017

But then the astronauts get a hold of the toy and do some insane tricks of their own. The gadget spinner had a NASA logo and was doing jitters and spins under zero gravity in front of the Cupola, a multi-window view that the astronauts use for Earth observations. (more...)
Triumph Street Triple RS launched at Rs. 10.55 lakh Triumph Street Triple RS launched at Rs. 10.55 lakh
- October 17, 2017

Performance of the new Triumph Street Triple RS is among the top middleweight roadsters and even close to some of the middleweight supersport motorcycles. The Street Triple RS will also be available in two new colour schemes than the Street Triple S. We suspect that this will probably be Matte Silver and a gloss black. (more...)
Garmin launches auto navigation device with Amazon Alexa
- October 17, 2017

The Garmin Speak is a new Amazon Alexa enabled device that is created to be fitted to your vehicle, you will be able to ask Alexa various questions and also use the device for turn by turn Global Positioning System navigation. The Speak is finally making GPSs cool again. The system also goes a step further than most, enabling users to control their home automation devices via Alexa in the auto; this includes turning off (compatible, connected) lights and adjusting thermostats. (more...)
Bharat One: BSNL, Micromax's Competition to JioPhone Bharat One: BSNL, Micromax's Competition to JioPhone
- October 17, 2017

The advantage here is the tie-up with BSNL which is offering unlimited voice calls and high-speed data at just Rs 97 per month. Commenting on the announcement, Mr. "We are confident that Bharat 1 will help millions of users experience the data and calling experience like never before", added Srivastava. BSNL and Micromax have come together to take on the Reliance Jio Phone with Bharat 1 mobile. (more...)
Jungle Inferno Announced For Team Fortress 2 Jungle Inferno Announced For Team Fortress 2
- October 17, 2017

This event features a mixture of maps and cosmetic content created by Valve and the game's community. The six new maps include on map made by Valve, which will be based on the Yeti Park you can see in the video above, and five community-made maps which cover several of TF2's game modes. (more...)
Now, explore planets and moons using Google maps: Here's how
- October 17, 2017

Anybody know who I should talk to at @Google to let them know that several of the icy moon maps have names & image offset by 180 degrees? Some of the newer added bodies include the moons of Saturn, like Enceladus , Titan , and Mimas . Google Maps is both wonderful and a little terrifying at times. To access the new imagery, one can just zoom out from terrestrial Google Maps view until you hit outer space. (more...)
Xiaomi's Costliest Smartphone Mi Mix 2 Goes On Sale In India: Where To Buy, Offers, And More
- October 17, 2017

To review, Xiaomi propelled two variations of the Mi Mix 2 in the Chinese market. The Xiaomi MI MIX 2 Special Edition with an all-ceramic body and 8GB of RAM has not been brought to the country. The organization has discarded the vicinity sensor rather they utilize ultrasonic innovation for that. On the front, it bears a 5-megapixel front camera , also with the facial recognition function that can be used to unlock the smartphone. (more...)
Only solution is for Karabakh to remain outside Azerbaijan Only solution is for Karabakh to remain outside Azerbaijan
- October 17, 2017

The talks over the Karabakh conflict between the presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan Serzh Sargsyan and Ilham Aliyev in Geneva have ended, Vladimir Hakobyan, the press secretary of Armenian president, wrote in his Twitter microblock. As a result of the ensuing war, in 1992 Armenian armed forces occupied 20 percent of Azerbaijan, including the Nagorno-Karabakh region and seven surrounding districts. (more...)
Long Term Growth review of Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD)
- October 17, 2017

Over the last week of the month, it was 3.31%, -3.21% over the last quarter, and -6.42% for the past six months. Rite Aid Corporation's ROA is 0%, while industry's average is 4.44%. The P/E ratio is one of the most common ratios used for figuring out whether a company is overvalued or undervalued. If RVOL is less than 1 it is not In Play on this trading day and Investors may decide not to trade it. (more...)
Pioneer Municipal High Income Trust Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.05 (MHI)
- October 17, 2017

In taking a look at recent performance, we can see that shares have moved -1.96% over the past 4-weeks, 3.27% over the past half year and -10.38% over the past full year. Pioneer Municipal High ( NYSE MAV ) opened at 11.67 on Monday. The indicator is computed by using the average losses and gains of a stock over a certain time period. (more...)
Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBNT): Are Traders Shorting This Stock? Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBNT): Are Traders Shorting This Stock?
- October 17, 2017

BidaskClub raised Ubiquiti Networks from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 8th. ValuEngine lowered Ubiquiti Networks from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: " Vetr Inc". Ubiquiti Networks Inc now has $4.85B valuation. Dupont Mngmt stated it has 0.01% in Ubiquiti Networks Inc (NASDAQ:UBNT). (more...)
HTC Is Launching Something U Related This November
- October 17, 2017

Over the past several weeks, leaks have come out suggesting there are two new phone models in the works: a mid-range device meant for Google's Android One program , and a higher-end device meant to stand up to the latest flagships. That device shipped with a 12-megapixel rear-facing cameras, as well as an 8-megapixel selfie cam. The heavy lifting was done by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor with a maximum of 6GB RAM. (more...)
Syracuse football players on weekly All-ACC team after upsetting Clemson Syracuse football players on weekly All-ACC team after upsetting Clemson
- October 17, 2017

Junior quarterback Eric Dungey was named co-offensive back of the week. He rushed for 61 yards, too, making him the sixth QB in program history to run for at least 1,000 career yards. He was credited with 3.5 sacks and 5.5 total tackles for loss. After the sack, CU did not get another first down that drive and missed the ensuing field goal attempt. (more...)
Tesla Recalls 11000 Model X SUVs Due to Car Seat Issues
- October 17, 2017

The company estimated that only less about three percent of the vehicles that were sold are affected by the issue and that the Tesla SUVs with single-post seats are not affected. In 2015, Tesla Inc. issued notices regarding possible seatbelt defects to 90,000 Model S sedan. Tesla's reputation may get a hit with recall issues, but it is better to do a voluntary recall than face a legally-mandated following a tragedy. (more...)
Investor's Alert (RSI Analysis): Abeona Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: ABEO) Investor's Alert (RSI Analysis): Abeona Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: ABEO)
- October 17, 2017

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Abeona Therapeutics from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday, July 27th. They now have a $21.00 price objective on the biopharmaceutical company's stock. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This story was reported by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS. Institutional investors now hold around $270 million or 44.6% in ABEO stock. (more...)
Lincolnshire Police play Gran Turismo to improve driving Lincolnshire Police play Gran Turismo to improve driving
- October 16, 2017

It teamed up with the'Nissan PlayStation GT Academy", sending four of its "Specialist Operations Officers' to Silverstone race-way in the United Kingdom in a bid to test the possibility of augmenting traditional training with a virtual one. (more...)
Apple finally shipped the first batch of iPhone X devices from China Apple finally shipped the first batch of iPhone X devices from China
- October 16, 2017

A new report claims to have the exact number of iPhone X handsets that will be available in the first shipment from Foxconn, and it seems that initial batch will be smaller than anticipated. If this latest report out of China is accurate, things aren't looking good for the time being. The TrueDepth camera on iPhone X will facilitate 3D image processing, advanced augmented reality applications, and the company's next-generation of biometric security dubbed Face ID . (more...)
Pixel 2 launcher unofficially available for non-Pixel Android devices Pixel 2 launcher unofficially available for non-Pixel Android devices
- October 16, 2017

Screenshots in the Play Store listing show the app running on a Pixel 2, but the app description only vaguely specifies that the eSIM Manager is "only available on select Android devices". It's a pretty cool app, with lots of different settings for customizing your wallpaper using images pulled from Google Earth, Google Plus and other sources. (more...)
Apple rallies after KeyBanc Capital upgrades iPhone maker to 'overweight'
- October 16, 2017

The company announced it just hours before the highly anticipated iPhone 8 launch event, saying that a new Note phone will be foldable. The or notable feature of IPhone 8 is wireless charger. There are rumors that the next Apple iPad camera will have Face ID . Others aren't sure exactly what to buy for their next phone, but they know it won't be an iPhone X . (more...)
Leaked: 2018 Jeep JL Wrangler Owner's Manual/User Guide Leaked: 2018 Jeep JL Wrangler Owner's Manual/User Guide
- October 16, 2017

The documents also outline how to operate an optional "power sliding top" for those that want the comfort of a hard top but access to open-air fun. With all the leaked information it's only a matter of weeks until the 2018 Jeep Wrangler (JL) is finally unveiled. (more...)
CD Projekt Red Addresses Rumors Regarding The Studio And Cyberpunk 2077 Development CD Projekt Red Addresses Rumors Regarding The Studio And Cyberpunk 2077 Development
- October 16, 2017

This was made in response to a number of scathing comments about the working environment at CD Projekt Red, made on the company reviews website Glassdoor over the last couple of months. In the statement that was posted from the official CD Projekt Red Twitter account, the studio first addresses the departures of some of its employees. (more...)
Up to 13000 cheaters are being banned from PUBG every day Up to 13000 cheaters are being banned from PUBG every day
- October 16, 2017

These new mechanics should be available for testing in late October or early November. No specific release date was given, but fans were mostly relieved that Greenberg confirmed that the plan and development for it exists. The third and final phase will include all new content, plus the brand new desert map . These features will need to be tested for "at least 2 to 4 weeks". (more...)
Reliance Jio to resume phone bookings post Diwali
- October 16, 2017

Several media reports claim that About 6 million Jio Phone units were booked in a day and a half when the company opened bookings of the 4G feature phone to the public on August 24 in the first phase. On the official website, the company only says "We will inform you when [Jio Phone] pre-booking resumes". They also need to produce some documents like - JioPhone order number, the receipt that they must have received while booking the phone, and their Aadhaar details. (more...)