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Your government is probably manipulating you on social media Your government is probably manipulating you on social media
- November 14, 2017

Russia's online efforts to influence the American election have been well documented, but the United States was hardly alone in this respect. Online manipulation and disinformation tactics were used in elections of around 18 countries in the past year, Freedom House claims, including the USA presidential elections. (more...)
Mozilla Brings Competition to Google Chrome With New Firefox Quantum Browser Mozilla Brings Competition to Google Chrome With New Firefox Quantum Browser
- November 14, 2017

The first ever Quantum-fueled Firefox version, Firefox 57 , is about to land on your Windows, Linux, and macOS machines. The new browser not just looks impressive on claims but it also performs. "You guessed it: the Photon UI itself is incredibly fast and smooth". We looked at real world hardware to make Firefox look great on any display, and we made sure that Firefox looks and works like Firefox regardless of the device you're using. (more...)
Studio Behind 'Minions' Nearing Deal To Create 'Super Mario' Animated Film Studio Behind 'Minions' Nearing Deal To Create 'Super Mario' Animated Film
- November 14, 2017

Illumination, which is behind the Despicable Me franchise and subsequent spin-offs, declined to comment. According to one of the sources, negotiations have been a little slow because Nintendo needs to feel confident it'll be involved in the creative process. (more...)
Xbox One gamers can now send each other video games digitally Xbox One gamers can now send each other video games digitally
- November 14, 2017

You can head over to the Black Friday page on Microsoft's website to find out more about the many deals that it's offering. We see that today; we're not manufacturing Xbox 360 and yet there are 360 games that do very well right now on our platform. (more...)
More than 15000 scientists issue 'warning to humanity' More than 15000 scientists issue 'warning to humanity'
- November 14, 2017

The message updates an original warning sent from the Union of Concerned Scientists 25 years ago and backed by 1700 signatures. A host of environmental calamities are highlighted, including catastrophic climate change , deforestation , mass species extinction, ocean " dead zones " and lack of fresh water. (more...)
South American soccer officials go on trial in NY South American soccer officials go on trial in NY
- November 14, 2017

Burga from the scores of defendants who have entered guilty pleas in the case and the witnesses poised to testify against the three defendants in coming weeks. She accused the U.S. government of paying other guilty officials hundreds of thousands of dollars to remain in the country to testify and providing their families with visas to the United States. (more...)
HTC reveals Vive Focus, a VR headset that cuts the cables HTC reveals Vive Focus, a VR headset that cuts the cables
- November 14, 2017

One of the only questions I've asked HTC VR execs consistently over the past several months is whether the Daydream version of its upcoming standalone headset would ship on time in late 2017, they have consistently said it will, though now it seems as though the entire project has been cancelled. (more...)
Google Doodle Celebrating Hole Punch 131st anniversary Google Doodle Celebrating Hole Punch 131st anniversary
- November 14, 2017

Today (November 14) is the 131st Anniversary of the Hole Puncher, the humble stationery product that is a part of most homes and offices. India celebrates children's day today, and Google had been hosting a competition that showcased interpretations of the Google logo by children from India. (more...)
Smart Fleet Management Market Overview and Scope 2017 to 2022 Smart Fleet Management Market Overview and Scope 2017 to 2022
- November 14, 2017

Competitive study of the major Smart Fleet Management players will help all the market players in analyzing the latest trends and business strategies. Production is separated by regions , technology and applications. Important Topics Stated In Table of Contents of Autonomous Vehicle Sensor Market Research Report are: Stake Holders Research Approach and Sources, Autonomous Vehicle Sensor Market Growth And Demand Growth Rate , Profit Market of Autonomous Vehicle Sensor Industry, ... (more...)
Google Home can now be used as an intercom with Broadcast feature Google Home can now be used as an intercom with Broadcast feature
- November 13, 2017

For instance, "Ok Google, broadcast it's dinner time" will play a virtual dinner bell through your network of speakers, including the one used to send that message. For example, if you're leaving work, you can say "Ok Google, broadcast I'm on my way home!" from your smartphone, and the message will be sent to your Google Home speakers at home. (more...)
Analysts See $1.00 EPS for TJX Companies Inc (TJX) Analysts See $1.00 EPS for TJX Companies Inc (TJX)
- November 13, 2017

Howland Capital Management Llc increased Tjx Cos Inc New (TJX) stake by 4.53% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The fund purchased 128,042 shares of the apparel and home fashions retailer's stock, valued at approximately $9,441,000. (The) and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 15th. Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. (more...)
The New Colossus trio of DLCs get release dates, details The New Colossus trio of DLCs get release dates, details
- November 13, 2017

According to Bethesda, Episodes 1-3 will release starting next month and finish up in March 2018 . The prologue episode, Episode Zero , is now available to Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus players who pre-ordered the game, and to season pass holders. (more...)
New India Assurance lists at 6.4% discount to issue price New India Assurance lists at 6.4% discount to issue price
- November 13, 2017

The scrip opened at Rs 748.9 and has touched a high and low of Rs 749 and Rs 717.75 respectively. On the BSE , 4.3 lakh shares were traded on the counter. Those who had invested in New India Assurance Co expecting listing gains could have burnt their fingers, as the shares made a disappointing listing. (more...)
Honor 7X likely to launch exclusively via Amazon India Honor 7X likely to launch exclusively via Amazon India
- November 13, 2017

This is simply going to help you with a notification, when the device is up on sale. Now, Amazon India has confirmed the arrival of the 7X on its website and revealed that it will be exclusively carrying the phone. On the photography front, this phone is mounted with two rear cameras - 16MP primary camera with LED flash and secondary 2MP camera. The smartphone has a thin-bezel, 5.93-inch display with 18:9 aspect ratio and full-HD+ (1080x2160 pixels) resolution. (more...)
Battle royale now coming to Crytek's Warface Battle royale now coming to Crytek's Warface
- November 13, 2017

The developers said it'll use feedback from the launch to improve the way the mode works before it returns. " Warface has a broad variety of game modes available", the developers wrote on the blog . Needless to say, the game was discontinued after only a ten month run on the Xbox 360, but the game is still going strong on the PC. Another My.com game has appeared on the current generation of consoles with MMORPG Skyforge going into Xbox One Game Preview. (more...)
Emerson Electric Co. (EMR) — Recommendation Trends for
- November 13, 2017

Becton Dickinson & Co now has $49.89 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.14% or $0.06 reaching $42.98. The Relative Volume of the company is 1.31 and Average Volume (3 months) is 2.77 million. Los Angeles Capital Equity Research invested 0.24% in Visa Inc (NYSE:V). Argyle Capital Mngmt Inc accumulated 52,415 shares. Todd Asset Mngmt Lc reported 28,826 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. (more...)
ESPN is bringing its famous SportsCenter to Snapchat ESPN is bringing its famous SportsCenter to Snapchat
- November 13, 2017

SportsCenter will air twice a day on Snapchat during weekdays, and once a day on weekends. Other host will include SportsCenter anchor Elle Duncan, NBA commentator Cassidy Hubbarth, ESPN Radio host Jason Fitz, Sunday NFL Countdown reporter Jac Collinsworth and comedian Cy Amundson. (more...)
Sierra Nevada Corp tests Dream Chaser spacecraft Sierra Nevada Corp tests Dream Chaser spacecraft
- November 13, 2017

Dream Chaser is aiming to deliver cargo to the ISS beginning in 2019 and will fly six cargo service missions to and from the space station until 2024. The company says it will release more information about the test Monday afternoon. It proves that, on a basic level, Dream Chaser can live up to its role as a reusable cargo ship. (more...)
NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Upgraded at Vetr Inc NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Upgraded at Vetr Inc
- November 13, 2017

The corporation has a market cap of US$127.97 Billion. The stock increased 0.65% or $0.22 on November 10, reaching $34.22. About 256,592 shares traded. (NYSE:LVLT) on Friday, October 14 to "Overweight" rating. The rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co with "Buy" on Wednesday, September 20. The rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research to "Outperform" on Monday, August 3. (more...)
IPhone X 'notch remover' now available in App Store IPhone X 'notch remover' now available in App Store
- November 13, 2017

It does not exactly remove the notch but rather places a black bar at the top of the phone to help blend the notch, it will also add a black bar to your images in the iOS settings page. If this sounds like the app for you, then you should know that it doesn't come free. Apple's iPhone X comes with a notch at the top of the display, under the notch is where Apple had hidden all of the cameras and technology for their Face ID. (more...)
Call of Duty: WW2 Dev Call of Duty: WW2 Dev "Working Around The Clock" To Address Issues
- November 13, 2017

In response to this, Sledgehammer dropped the dedicated servers and switched to a P2P setup. However, we also know we've had issues, there's frustration. "This level of data and diagnostics is helping us work toward a permanent solution as quickly as possible", Sledgehammer said . COD : WWII got a patch on Friday last week, which resolved a number of launch issues , but it also introduced some new ones. (more...)
Xbox One X Outpaces PS4 Pro Launch Sales in the UK Xbox One X Outpaces PS4 Pro Launch Sales in the UK
- November 13, 2017

You'll also see adaptive 4K resolution on the PlayStation 4 Pro and 4K on the Xbox One X . Of course, stock shortages of both PS4 Pro and Switch will have impacted the performance of those machines. Retailers note that the most popular version of the console was the special edition Project Scorpio variant. More than 70 games supported Xbox One X at launch, with that number set to increase each week. (more...)
Amazon Nokia Week offers up to Rs. 3500 in cashback and discounts Amazon Nokia Week offers up to Rs. 3500 in cashback and discounts
- November 13, 2017

Users who want to purchase Nokia 6 smartphone and decide to pay through Amazon Pay will get a cashback of Rs 2,500 if they are prime members and Rs 1,500 if they are non-Prime members. Recently, HMD Global, the company that holds the license to manufacture Nokia branded smartphones, launched its fifth smartphone of the year, Nokia 2 at an average global price of Euro 99 (roughly Rs 7,500). (more...)
Sensex, Nifty plunge amid investor concerns over government finances, retail inflation data Sensex, Nifty plunge amid investor concerns over government finances, retail inflation data
- November 13, 2017

The 30-scrip S&P BSE Sensex , which opened at 33,397.41 points, traded at 33,205.68 points - down 108.88 points or 0.33 per cent - from Thursday's close. India shares fell on Monday, tracking lackluster Asian equities and amidst caution ahead of the consumer inflation data due later in the day. The pound slipped in early trading amidst reports that 40 members of parliament from British Prime Minister May's Conservative Party have agreed to sign a letter of no-confidence in her, nearly ... (more...)
Reliance Jio offers upto 100GB free data on Oppo smartphones Reliance Jio offers upto 100GB free data on Oppo smartphones
- November 13, 2017

The offer is introduced in the market to celebrate the release of Oppo's new smartphone Oppo F5, which was recently launched in two colour variants- Gold and Black. 91 & above data add-ons, via MyJio app from 15th Nov 2017. Also note, this offer is valid only for the Oppo F5, Oppo F3, Oppo F3 Plus, and Oppo F1 Plus. (more...)
Global CO2 emissions to rise for first time in years Global CO2 emissions to rise for first time in years
- November 13, 2017

Jackson led a second study for the Global Carbon Project on carbon dioxide removal from the atmosphere, also in the November 13 Environmental Research Letters , and co-authored a related commentary in Nature Climate Change on tracking emissions to the Paris agreement . (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 gets a permanent price cut of Rs. 1000 Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 gets a permanent price cut of Rs. 1000
- November 13, 2017

However, now the company's vice president, Manu Kumar Jain, has tweeted that both the variants have received Rs 1,000 permanent price cut. Flipkart is offering additional discounts on the smartphones. On the connectivity front, the device offers 4G with VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Global Positioning System with AGS/GLONASS and USB Type C. (more...)
Moto X4 to launch in India today Moto X4 to launch in India today
- November 13, 2017

The Moto X4 is expected to be priced at Rs 23,99 in India. This is significantly lower than the Euro 399 (roughly Rs. 30,300) price tag given to it at its launch during IFA 2017 . The dual-cameras allow users to have depth effect shots, bokeh effect shots, ultra-wide angle shots, and selective focus shots. On the front of the device is a 16MP camera with an f/2.0 aperture and an LED flash. (more...)
Giant coconut crab seen hunting birds Giant coconut crab seen hunting birds
- November 13, 2017

They live underground and climb trees. The crab apparently attacked the sleeping bird, a red-footed booby, while it was resting on a branch. The incident was witnessed and captured by a researcher, Mark Laidre of Dartmouth College, while he was studying the giant crabs in the remote Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean, New Scientist reported. (more...)
Shark dating to 'age of dinosaurs' caught off the Algarve Shark dating to 'age of dinosaurs' caught off the Algarve
- November 13, 2017

The rare frilled shark was caught aboard a trawler, which was coincidentally working on a project for the European Union which concentrates on "minimising unwanted catches in commercial fishing". Dinosaur shark? Portugal scientists discover "Dinosaur-era" frilled shark with 300 teeth. It also has a rather unique teeth arrangement, but there's little else known about the shark's biology or ecology. (more...)