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Apple Music Adds Dedicated Videos Section Apple Music Adds Dedicated Videos Section
- March 30, 2018

Perhaps the biggest benefit of buying an Apple device over an Android competitor is iOS' far superior cadence and frequency of software updates . It can recognize more objects and surfaces. These conversations can be continued on Apple Watch or Mac. Starting today, Business Chat will be available in beta in the U.S. and top businesses in retail, finance and hospitality will begin rolling out this new messaging feature for customers. (more...)
The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Raises Stake in Ericsson (ERIC) The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Raises Stake in Ericsson (ERIC)
- March 30, 2018

A moving average filters out random noise and offers a smoother perspective of the price action. A simple moving average is an indicator that calculates the average price of a security over a specified number of periods. Analyst's mean target price for TXN is $120.58 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.40. The RSI provides signals that tell investors to buy when the currency oversold and to sell when it is overbought. (more...)
Lindsay Lohan loses lawsuit Lindsay Lohan loses lawsuit
- March 30, 2018

The actress alleged her likeness was misappropriated via a character in Grand Theft Auto V , but the appellate judges don't see enough of a resemblance. Take-Two, based in NY, did not respond to requests for comment. Lohan has been fighting the company over what she perceived as her likeness appearing in the game and its marketing materials without her explicit consent. (more...)
International Olympic Committee chief Bach arrives to North Korea, to stay until Saturday International Olympic Committee chief Bach arrives to North Korea, to stay until Saturday
- March 30, 2018

The IOC approved an inter-Korean deal on a joint march at the opening ceremony as well as the unified Korean hockey team's participation in the PyeongChang Olympics. The build-up to Pyeongchang 2018 featured strained rhetoric between Kim and United States President Donald Trump over North Korea's nuclear programme and missile launches. (more...)
Overwatch Mission Archive Overwatch Mission Archive "Declassification" Happening April 10, 2018
- March 30, 2018

On April 10, Null Sector will make a return appearance alongside a brand new Blackwatch mission. We are going to have to wait until the Uprising event releases on April 10 sometime around 2 to 3 p.m. That's likely the launch date for the next King's Row Uprising event. Blizzard has confirmed that this event will return, giving players a chance to play it in case they missed out on the mission (as well as skins) during its first debut. (more...)
Jurassic World Evolution Release Date Set For June, Physical Editions In July Jurassic World Evolution Release Date Set For June, Physical Editions In July
- March 29, 2018

The Jurassic World Evolution Preorder Bundle for Xbox One is available in the Microsoft store for $59.99. Unquestionably one of the most ambitions of the bunch is Frontier's incoming Jurassic World Evolution , which tasks you with creating a Jurassic Park of your own and managing the various disasters that are certain to come along with it. (more...)
Electoral Act: Senate to investigate $50000 bribery allegation against NASS members Electoral Act: Senate to investigate $50000 bribery allegation against NASS members
- March 29, 2018

The bill is seeking to reorder the sequence of the forthcoming 2019 elections . The report which did not state who gave the bribe had alleged that senators were given 50,000 dollars each while their counterparts in the house of representatives were given 30,000 dollars. (more...)
Apple revamps privacy controls to comply with new European law Apple revamps privacy controls to comply with new European law
- March 29, 2018

IOS 11.3 is the first version of iOS to include a battery health feature, created to indicate when the battery on a device is impaired enough by age, heavy use, or environmental conditions to benefit from diminished processor performance. tvOS 11.3 also includes a few minor improvements, including enhancements to Match Content, automatic frame rate switching on the fourth-generation Apple TV, and automatic mode switching for AirPlay. (more...)
Nokia (NOK) Short Interest Down 8.9% in February Nokia (NOK) Short Interest Down 8.9% in February
- March 29, 2018

BNP Paribas cut shares of Nokia from a "neutral" rating to an "underperform" rating and reduced their price objective for the company from $5.00 to $3.90 in a research note on Monday, December 4th. Stocks have been volatile in the session after the main US indexes notched their best day in 2-1/2 years on Monday on waning concerns of a trade war between the United States and China. (more...)
Cardi B Has Been Added To Quality Control's Starting Line Up Cardi B Has Been Added To Quality Control's Starting Line Up
- March 29, 2018

In addition, she hit back at haters who criticised her quick success, noting that she went to Renaissance High School for Musical Theater & Technology in NY and released mixtapes Gangsta B**ch Music Vol. But it benefits me". She captioned the image: "My album cover!" The popular dating/hook-up site and the Bronx's newest fierce leader recently launched "Swipe Off", a nationwide college competition that will crown the most right-swiped school. (more...)
Bumble sues Tinder's owners for stealing company secrets Bumble sues Tinder's owners for stealing company secrets
- March 29, 2018

First, the lawsuit acknowledges that Bumble and Match Group were in acquisition talks over the last 6 months, something TechCrunch has previously reported. For example, the lawsuit cites Match Group's $450 million offer back in June 2017 and describes Match Group CEO and CFO meeting with Bumble in November 2017. (more...)
GoPro Hero Is A New $199 Entry-Level Action Camera GoPro Hero Is A New $199 Entry-Level Action Camera
- March 29, 2018

GoPro has just announced the Hero , an entry-level, £199.99 camera that's designed for consumers who don't really need the most advanced features on the market. It also has a 2-inch touchscreen, voice control , electronic image stabilization (EIS), and is waterproof. You may recall that earlier GoPro had launched HERO5 and HERO6 at Rs. (more...)
Google buys GIF startup Tenor to bulk up image search Google buys GIF startup Tenor to bulk up image search
- March 29, 2018

Interestingly, Google insists that the content gathered by mobile-first indexing has no ranking advantage over desktop content. Things only escalated from there, as mobile traffic market share grew. Google said it took this decision because most of its search traffic comes from mobile devices and its search engine should also reflect the current situation. (more...)
Red Faction: Guerilla Re-Mars-tered Edition Officially Revealed Red Faction: Guerilla Re-Mars-tered Edition Officially Revealed
- March 29, 2018

Bravo. Give a pay rise to whoever managed to come up with that. Update: THQ Nordic has confirmed that all of the original game's DLC will be included as part of the Re-Mars-tered version. With destruction firmly at the centre of this open-world action adventure, physics-based destruction has never been more fun. Multiplayer Combat - There is no place to hide when you put your guerrilla warfare skills to the test in a variety of highly destructive multiplayer combat modes. (more...)
Microsoft's Windows 7 Meltdown patch created 'worse' flaw Microsoft's Windows 7 Meltdown patch created 'worse' flaw
- March 29, 2018

Ulf Frisk revealed the vulnerability on Tuesday on his personal blog in a post called " Total Meltdown? ". The problem appears to have been introduced by the Windows 7 patches released in January, during the industrywide scramble to address the Meltdown and related Spectre flaws whose existence was revealed slightly ahead of schedule. (more...)
Genesis Essentia Concept is a Modern-Day GT Genesis Essentia Concept is a Modern-Day GT
- March 29, 2018

The silhouette of the long hood, sloping roofline and the chopped tail has been recreated in ideal proportions. The study is not only strikingly lovely, though, but also advanced as it is entirely made out of carbon fiber including body and chassis. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi AI Speaker Mini launched: Most affordable smart speaker ever? Xiaomi Mi AI Speaker Mini launched: Most affordable smart speaker ever?
- March 29, 2018

The Xiaomi Mi TV 4S 55-inch is now priced at 2999 yuan ($477/ Rs 31,000) and will be available on mi.com starting from the Mi Fan Festival on April 3rd. It has two 8W speakers with Dolby and DTS enhancements. So there is still a possibility that the Chinese major may bring the Mi TV 4S 55-inch model to the Indian market. (more...)
No Man's Sky for Xbox One Is Coming in 'Summer 2018' No Man's Sky for Xbox One Is Coming in 'Summer 2018'
- March 29, 2018

No Man's Sky Next is now deep in development and will act as a free update for existing players on PlayStation 4 and PC in addition to its full launch on Xbox One. If you ignored it then, it might be worthwhile giving it a look when the next update hits. KitGuru Says: I haven't played No Man's Sky since it first launched, but I've heard that those who chose to stick with it have been impressed with the updates. (more...)
Apple takes on Google with school-friendly iPad Apple takes on Google with school-friendly iPad
- March 29, 2018

One example displayed on stage was the Froggipedia app, which allows students to virtually dissect frogs using an Apple Pencil . "And every aspect of iPad - from the display to the processing power to the cameras to the motion sensors - is created to make AR apps more magical than ever before", says the website. (more...)
Police arrest store owners for possession of a gun
- March 29, 2018

According to the department, when officers arrived, they encountered 41-year-old Juan Carlos Romero who was armed with a handgun. "I approached one Police officer and asked if the Service has a special name for the crowd control vehicle, about two of which were stationed in front of the CID Headquarters at the time", Latif recounts. (more...)
The Maserati Levante Trofeo is your new 582bhp Italian super-SUV The Maserati Levante Trofeo is your new 582bhp Italian super-SUV
- March 29, 2018

It's also not the SUV you would want to drive at crawling speeds. "They also knew that Maserati had access to the finest engines on earth". Other specific design details include the new bonnet with two vents, piano black finish for the vertical bars in the grille, honeycomb mesh for the lower fascia, oval quad exhaust tips, painted brake calipers (red, blue, black, silver or yellow), and "Saetta" Trofeo logos on the C-pillars. (more...)
Google is acquiring GIF platform Tenor Google is acquiring GIF platform Tenor
- March 29, 2018

The platform also has existing integrations with a large number of applications, including Gboard , Facebook Messenger , WhatsApp , Twitter , Kik , Viber , Zynga , and Samsung Messages . Tenor says it sees some 12 billion searches every month, and brands such as Dunkin' Donuts, AT&T, Sprint, Nestle, Nissan and KFC pay it $100,000 to $500,000 to appear in relevant GIF search results performed by consumers, according to a recent profile in Bloomberg Businessweek . (more...)
SunContract (SNC) targets $0.20273 while having 3.48% move up for a day SunContract (SNC) targets $0.20273 while having 3.48% move up for a day
- March 29, 2018

NEO (NEO) traded 0.2% lower against the dollar and now trades at $57.14 or 0.00724177 BTC. Litecoin (LTC) traded down 5.3% against the dollar and now trades at $132.40 or 0.01674260 BTC. One Gatcoin token can now be bought for about $0.0082 or 0.00000102 BTC on exchanges including EtherDelta and COSS. The Crypto VUC has PoW/PoS proof type and operates under NIST5 algorithm. (more...)
Apple Reveals New iPad with Pencil Support Apple Reveals New iPad with Pencil Support
- March 29, 2018

Now, a day after the launch of the iPad , another Apple product is in news. On Monday, Google announced its Chrome OS tablet , made by Acer. Most non-Apple tablets run Google's Android mobile operating system . While the iPad business recently returned to growth after multiple declining quarters, demand for tablets is weak. Sales of iPads made up just 8.3 per cent of Apple's $US229.2 billion ($A297.3 billion) total revenue a year ago, compared with the almost 62 per cent ... (more...)
Snapchat's latest feature is eerily reminiscent of Facebook Snapchat's latest feature is eerily reminiscent of Facebook
- March 29, 2018

Snap is reportedly working on a new feature that will let users control which third-party apps will have access to their Snapchat accounts, according to Mashable. However, if beta does go ahead, it will allow easy access to third-party applications to users Snap account. The rollout in the beta version is believed to offer some or complete access to users' data to the third-party applications. (more...)
Bitcoin hovers around $8000 after Twitter bans ICO ads Bitcoin hovers around $8000 after Twitter bans ICO ads
- March 29, 2018

Investors seeking to acquire Bitcoin using U.S. dollars directly can do so using Gemini, Changelly or Coinbase. For 100 days DGB is down -22.96% from $0.0318. IOTA (MIOTA) traded 1.7% lower against the dollar and now trades at $1.20 or 0.00015192 BTC. VeChain (VEN) traded up 1.7% against the dollar and now trades at $3.05 or 0.00037833 BTC. (more...)
Google's Mobile-First Search Indexing Goes Live Google's Mobile-First Search Indexing Goes Live
- March 29, 2018

Google could roll this same methodology out to Google AdWords mobile ads at some point in the future. "Mobile-first indexing means that we'll use the mobile version of the page for indexing and ranking, to better help our - primarily mobile - users find what they're looking for", Google explained its blog . (more...)
Alia Bhatt reveals details about working with Katrina Kaif and Deepika Padukone Alia Bhatt reveals details about working with Katrina Kaif and Deepika Padukone
- March 29, 2018

But the "Shaandaar" actress recently expressed her wish to do a multi-Heroine film while talking to DNA . Speaking at the Delhi event, Deepika said, "I want to clarify that it can happen to anybody from any field, irrespective of their socio-economic background. (more...)
The Apple Watch is about to get its first ever redesign The Apple Watch is about to get its first ever redesign
- March 29, 2018

Apparently, a Spotify application aimed at smaller screens will be made available to iOS users in the coming months. In 2017, the first smartwatch from the company, the Apple Watch Series 3 came with eSIM technology and that did not require you to pair your iPhone if you wanted to check out notifications. (more...)
Google Acquires Gif Search Service Tenor Google Acquires Gif Search Service Tenor
- March 29, 2018

GIFs have become a natural extension of language, especially with younger consumers, and Google's acquisition likely signals a new medium that requires search-and needs to be rationalized. Tenor now powers a large portion of gif searches within apps and chat services; most notably those on Facebook Messenger . The company also released its first sponsored GIF late previous year and has since worked with dozens of major brands . (more...)