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Snapchat's 60 Second Multi-Snap Videos Go Live On Android
- October 24, 2017

Snapchat has released an update for its Android app which allows users to record 60-second multi-snap videos. To use this feature, simply ensure you are on the latest version of Snapchat for Android, available now on the Play Store , and you should be good to go. (more...)
How it will look Gears of War 4 on Xbox One X How it will look Gears of War 4 on Xbox One X
- October 24, 2017

The Xbox One X launched this November 7th, 2017 so be sure to pick one up if you haven't already pre-ordered it (stocks don't last that long!). In the meantime, Microsoft has published a new Gears of War 4 trailer for the enhanced update, which you can check out below. (more...)
NVDA) — NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ
- October 24, 2017

However, the institutional investors are observed to own 68.00% of the total shares. Trinity Street Asset Management LLP increased its stake in shares of Nvidia Corp.by 154.6% in the second quarter. The company's market cap is $118.51 Billion. NVIDIA Corporation has a 52-week low of $66.57 and a 52-week high of $199.59. However, 9.84% over the last one month, 18.91% for the last quarter and year to date performance stands at 84.20%. (more...)
Leicester City vs Leeds United EFL Cup Round of 16
- October 24, 2017

Leicester, who beat Swansea City 2-1 in the Premier League on Saturday, defeated Liverpool 2-0 in the previous round of the EFL Cup last month. " We're confident and hopefully we can progress ", he said on LCFC TV. "It's an opportunity for both sides to progress into the last eight which is a big thing for the Football Club". "Leeds are the type of club where you come into cup competitions and it nearly feels like they're a Premier League side anyway because of the following that they'll ... (more...)
Sears Drops Whirlpool, Maytag, KitchenAid, Jenn-Air Sears Drops Whirlpool, Maytag, KitchenAid, Jenn-Air
- October 24, 2017

An internal note sent to Sears stores, and shared with TWICE, said dealers will receive instruction and tools "to help you handle existing inventory and make the appropriate trades into the right Kenmore or alternative branded product". "The entire Sears business declined over time", Bitzer added. Its wide variety of brands is one advantage it still has to attract customers. Sears recently struck a deal with Amazon to sell smart Kenmore appliances. (more...)
OPPO F5 smartphone to be launched in three variants, bezel-less display OPPO F5 smartphone to be launched in three variants, bezel-less display
- October 24, 2017

The smartphone also has a unique feature of AI-based Selfie capture. OPPO has been bringing its selfie expert series, and this time F5 will be AI-powered and have an edge-to-edge bezel-less screen. This will give a pretty much above average performance. The phone is likely to be priced between Rs 20,000-30,000. The new teaser from Oppo also reveals that the F5 will come in Red, Black, and White colours. (more...)
Reliance Nippon AMC IPO sees Rs 15000 crore demand from anchor investors
- October 24, 2017

Abu Dhabi Investment Authority subscribed to nearly 1.4 million shares. It will also be the first initial public offer (IPO) from the Reliance Group after Reliance Power in 2008. The portion allocated for anchor investors is worth Rs 462 crore. The company gets its revenue from managing mutual funds, managed accounts including portfolio management services (PMS), alternative investment funds and pension funds, offshore funds and advisory mandates. (more...)
Stratospheric balloons deliver internet to Puerto Rico Stratospheric balloons deliver internet to Puerto Rico
- October 24, 2017

Project Loon was devised by Alphabet as a series of inter-connected high-altitude balloons that work with each other to bring 4G mobile connectivity to places where networks are either scarce or have been damaged. 20, almost 69 percent of cell sites were still out of service after the storm hit in September. Ajit Pai, the Chairman of FCC, claimed this month that he was making a Hurricane Recovery Task Force aimed on problems of communications in the U.S. (more...)
Sensex Rises 150 Points; Infosys Gains Ahead Of Q2 Earnings Sensex Rises 150 Points; Infosys Gains Ahead Of Q2 Earnings
- October 24, 2017

The 30-share Sensex resumed higher at 32,411.86 and hovered in a range of 32,614.89 and 32,393.33 before quoting 32,439.12 at 1100 hours, a rise of 49.16 points or 0.15 per cent. Better-than-expected financial numbers of heavyweights including Asian Paints and Zee Entertainment amid rally in banking counters after reports that the government is set to announce Rs 35,000-crore fund infusion into ailing PSU lenders with immediate effect lifted benchmark equity indices BSE Sensex and NSE ... (more...)
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday
- October 24, 2017

According to Zacks, " Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV operates as an worldwide automotive company". 07/15/2015 - Credit Suisse began new coverage on Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. The stock of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE: FCAU ) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, November 28 by Evercore. The firm now has a buy rating on the stock. (more...)
Karbonn Titanium Jumbo with 4000mAh battery launched in India for Rs 6490 Karbonn Titanium Jumbo with 4000mAh battery launched in India for Rs 6490
- October 24, 2017

The key highlight of the smartphone is its battery, which is apparently extremely long lasting compared to other devices at the similar price segment. Also Read: Micromax Bharat 2 Ultra Vs Karbonn A40 Indian: 4G smartphones effectively costing next to nothing? The internal storage capacity can be expanded up to 64GB using a microSD card. (more...)
Switch Update 4.0 Quietly Adds Gamecube Controller Support Switch Update 4.0 Quietly Adds Gamecube Controller Support
- October 24, 2017

That can be plugged into the Switch dock, the controllers can be paired through the settings menu by pressing the L and R buttons. "The GameCube Controller Adapter now works on the Nintendo Switch thanks to a secret feature in the 4.0 update-and it works with ALL of the Switch games!" This opens the door for more straightforward ports of GameCube games to a Switch Virtual Console, with the main distinction between the GameCube and Switch's Joy-Con or Pro Controller being that the ... (more...)
New Nokia phone coming to India on October 31 New Nokia phone coming to India on October 31
- October 24, 2017

According to the invite, " HMD Global invites you to an exclusive gathering to unveil the next milestone for Nokia phones". While most of the media reports hint at the Nokia 7 launch next week, there have also been rumours of an entry-level Nokia 2 smartphone as well. (more...)
Apple Pay now available in the UAE Apple Pay now available in the UAE
- October 24, 2017

Users can also Apple Pay on supported websites with iOS devices or the MacBook Pro with Touch Bar . Some of these include Virgin Megastore, Caffe Nero, Marks & Spenser, Sharaf DG and Homecenter. Once verified by the bank, the details will be stored in your device. Users can now add their debit and credit cards of the participating banks in the Wallet app. (more...)
New Update Pushing Out to Samsung Galaxy Note8 New Update Pushing Out to Samsung Galaxy Note8
- October 24, 2017

Now rolling out to units in a couple of Asian markets, it's a security update that brings along Android fixes for the month of October. Samsung hasn't released any official timeline for the new update to be rolled out to other markets; however it's just a matter of time that the other markets will start receiving it. (more...)
Europe is getting its first underwater restaurant Europe is getting its first underwater restaurant
- October 24, 2017

While the building will primarily serve as a restaurant, the space will also be used as a marine biology research center. Visitors to the building will start at the tidal pool level, before descending a floor into the champagne bar , which marks the division between the shoreline and the ocean, visible through a vertical window opening. (more...)
Vodafone ties-up with Micromax, launches its 4G Smartphone at Rs. 999
- October 24, 2017

This is a severe jerk to Reliance since the Jio Phone has bundled much more expensive plans. After buying the phone with Rs 2,899, the consumers will have to recharge their numbers (Vodafone) with Rs 150 every month, under which the users will get voice calling and data services. (more...)
Verition Fund Management LLC Grows Position in Discover Financial Services (DFS)
- October 24, 2017

Several other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. National Asset Management Inc. lifted its holdings in Discover Financial Services by 5.3% during the second quarter. The institutional investor owned 198,720 shares of the financial services provider's stock after buying an additional 1,400 shares during the period. (more...)
No More LEGO Dimensions Content Planned No More LEGO Dimensions Content Planned
- October 24, 2017

Warner Brothers issued a statement today on the game's official Twitter account, indicating that the now available expansion packs (known as Season 2) will be the last new figures produced. Do you have any memorable play sessions with Lego Dimensions? Year three would have reportedly reintroduced a storyline featuring series villain Lord Vortech, a Minecraft expansion, and a potential Doctor Who pack. (more...)
Pixel 2 XL screen burn-in issue reported, Google says its 'actively investigating' Pixel 2 XL screen burn-in issue reported, Google says its 'actively investigating'
- October 24, 2017

Even as this complaint was being made by buyers, some buyers complained that the Google Pixel 2 XL makes images look tiresome and dreary when the smartphone's default settings were activated. Tilt the Pixel 2 XL from left to right, or look at its screen from above or below, and there's a noticeable blue cast. Mashable has confirmed the color shifting on our Pixel 2 XL review unit and you can see it in the video below. (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc Advanced Micro Devices, Inc
- October 24, 2017

Equities research analysts expect that Advanced Micro Devices Inc . will post ($0.15) earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Since the start of the New Year, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link . After a recent check, it is observed that the insiders for the firm now own 0.60% shares. (more...)
Massive discovery on the Moon stuns scientists Massive discovery on the Moon stuns scientists
- October 24, 2017

But the data it collected almost a decade ago is still revealing incredible lunar secrets, and the Japanese space agency JAXA confirmed Wednesday the existence of an enormous cave in the moon . Some of the observed echo patterns are along rille A, where the MHH was discovered, or on the southwest underground extension of the rille. To fill in the gaps, JAXA consulted scientists from NASA's GRAIL mission, which identified lunar mass deficits. (more...)
NASA Extends the Dawn Spacecraft's Mission at Ceres Indefinitely NASA Extends the Dawn Spacecraft's Mission at Ceres Indefinitely
- October 24, 2017

Once it has a much closer look, Dawn will then have better opportunities to record new data with its gamma ray and neutron spectrometer, to help gain a better understanding of Ceres' composition, and all the ice which is there. From that position, its cameras will take visible light images of surface geology while its visible and infrared mapping spectrometer will measure Ceres' mineralogical composition. (more...)
Jayant Rikhye to take charge as new HSBC India CEO
- October 24, 2017

Stuart Milne who took over as India CEO in June 2012 will leave after a five-and-a-half year stint in December. Rikhye, who started his career with HSBC in India in 1989, is now head of global, Asia-Pacific, responsible for 11 markets in the region, according to a statement on Monday. (more...)
Cray and Microsoft announce alliance bringing supercomputing to Azure Cray and Microsoft announce alliance bringing supercomputing to Azure
- October 23, 2017

Microsoft Azure cloud computing customers that would like to tap into true supercomputing power have a new option thanks to an exclusive partnership between Cray and Microsoft, the companies announced Monday . According to Microsoft, these systems will be easy to integrate with various Azure services, including virtual machines, data lake storage, as well as its AI and machine learning platforms. (more...)
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds blue zone DOT being buffed - 1.0 testing starts soon PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds blue zone DOT being buffed - 1.0 testing starts soon
- October 23, 2017

In the same post, Bluehole maintains its committed to getting the full release of Battlegrounds out this year - no word on specifics - and to do that requires lots of bug fixes and optimization, something it says its working "diligently" on. (more...)
Former Pension Boss sacked for Corruption reportedly Secretly Recalled & Promoted Former Pension Boss sacked for Corruption reportedly Secretly Recalled & Promoted
- October 23, 2017

Nigeria's Federal Government has admitted recalling a dismissed civil servant and former chairman of the defunct Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina . If one is dismissed or indicted or suspended, which one was applied to Maina? Maina sued the Senate, after the upper chamber issued an arrest warrant against him. (more...)
Kaspersky hopes independent review will restore trust in its software
- October 23, 2017

The Trump administration has also removed Kaspersky from lists of approved vendors that the U.S. government is permitted to purchase equipment and services from. In doing so, it "alerted Russian hackers to the presence" of the NSA tools, according to the Wall Street Journal . Kaspersky has repeatedly denied those accusations, saying it has not helped Russian Federation or other governments engage in espionage. (more...)
This is the Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster 50th Anniversary Japan This is the Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster 50th Anniversary Japan
- October 23, 2017

In the case of the water Aventador S Roadster, the blue exterior paint fades to black. At the recent " Lamborghini Day 2017" in Tokyo, the centre of attraction was a special edition Aventador S Roadster. Another unique feature of the vehicle is the embroidery on the seats and on the hard top that evokes the Japanese symbol for bamboo (Y). A hexagonal carbon fiber plate with the Japanese symbol of the car's elemental namesake adorns the cabin as well. (more...)
Nintendo 3DS XL SNES Classic edition Nintendo 3DS XL SNES Classic edition
- October 23, 2017

The SNES Classic is still flying off shelves, but Nintendo of America isn't done cashing in on the nostalgia factor. It will also come with a downloadable copy of Super Mario Kart , which originally appeared on the SNES. Set at $199.99, it will launch just in time for the holidays. The game console uses the same AC adapter as the Nintendo DSi, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo 2DS systems. (more...)