Sci-tech


The meeting room, by G Suite The meeting room, by G Suite
- October 31, 2017

Up to five speakermics can be daisy-chained together with a single wire, providing coverage for larger rooms without tabletop clutter. As Google is prone to doing nowadays, it's also fitted the snapper with its machine learning tech, allowing it to detect people, and auto-crop and zoom to better frame them. (more...)
Amazon Alexa App Now Available in India for Android, iOS
- October 31, 2017

Ahead of the Echo launch, Amazon has partnered with local companies and brands to create India-specific skills. This incorporates any semblance of NDTV, Ola, Saavn, Sportskeeda, Syska, and Times of India among others. That also drops the Echo Dot under Google's new Home Mini in case you were trying to decide which to get. You'll likewise need to switch your living arrangement deliver to India, to guarantee it works appropriately. (more...)
Google Docs error locks out users Google Docs error locks out users
- October 31, 2017

Update 11:50 a.m.: A Google spokesperson said that the company is "investigating reports" of the Google Docs issue. Something is certainly the matter and hopefully, Google will provide more clarity about this in the near future. "This includes information like your usage data and preferences, Gmail messages, G+ profile, photos, videos, browsing history, map searches, docs, or other Google-hosted content". (more...)
Apple releases iOS 11.1 with new emoji, 3D Touch multitasking fix, more Apple releases iOS 11.1 with new emoji, 3D Touch multitasking fix, more
- October 31, 2017

It is now available to download. Apple said that peer-to-peer Apple Pay payments and iCloud support for iMessages will be released in future iOS 11 updates but neither of these has appeared in the iOS 11.1 beta although Apple Pay Cash has been tested. (more...)
World of Final Fantasy Heading to Steam in November
- October 31, 2017

There will be both Achievements and Trading Cards to earn. Story-wise, it's typical Final Fantasy stuff: twin siblings Lann and Reynn are out to save the land of Grymoire from world-consuming powers, such as the invading Bahamutian Army and civil strife within the native Lilikins. (more...)
ZTE Axon M available for purchase on November 1 from AT&T ZTE Axon M available for purchase on November 1 from AT&T
- October 31, 2017

The company announced the ambitious Axon M just two weeks ago. The handset will be launched exclusively on AT&T at the time of launch, according to the present reports. Speaking of which, there are dual speakers with Dolby audio technology. As intrigued as we are, it is hard for us to wait for the device to land in the market. (more...)
Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE), PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) — Hot Trending Stocks
- October 31, 2017

Also, Director John E. Warnock sold 6,800 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, October 20th. It has underperformed by 33.84% the S&P500. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, September 3. Rosenblatt has "Buy" rating and $120 target. (NASDAQ:ADBE) traded down 0.56% during trading on Wednesday, reaching $107.78. (more...)
Samsung to host Galaxy S8, S8+ Oreo Beta Program Samsung to host Galaxy S8, S8+ Oreo Beta Program
- October 31, 2017

In August, Google launched the new Android 8.0 Oreo to its Pixel and Nexus series phones and soon after the announcement, several affiliated OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers) enthusiastically listed their devices eligible for new update sparking excitement among Android phone users. (more...)
Self-Driving Safety Feature Dumped After Drivers Dozed Self-Driving Safety Feature Dumped After Drivers Dozed
- October 31, 2017

During a tour of Waymo's testing facility on Monday, CEO John Krafcik told Reuters the company discovered the snoozing drivers during highway testing in 2013. It has likewise since refuted enabling "handoffs" between automated driving systems and individuals. The tour included giving more than three dozen reporters rides in Chrysler Pacifica minivans travelling through faux neighbourhoods and expressways that Waymo has built on a former Air Force base located in the Californian Central ... (more...)
Earnings at the Forefront For Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
- October 31, 2017

Trust Co. of Vermont now owns 1,855 shares of the company's stock valued at $148,000 after buying an additional 65 shares during the last quarter. Harding Loevner L.P.is the second biggest holder with 6 million shares now valued at 638.78 million whilst Franklin Mutual Advisers, LLC has 5 million shares valued at 599.85 million. (more...)
No free upgrade to Windows 10 possible beyond December 31
- October 31, 2017

However, we would not count on that. It seems that the desperation has died down and Microsoft is confident enough in the numbers to close the doors on those who still refuse to go from 7 or 8 to 10. This allowed Windows 7 and 8.1 users to delay making a choice for as long as they can or catch up without a sweat. As we reported, the Windows 10 free upgrade offer was still available even after the release of the Fall Creators Update . (more...)
Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Lifted to "Buy" at Argus
- October 31, 2017

Cribstone Capital Management LLC now owns 38,889 shares of the software giant's stock worth $2,554,000 after acquiring an additional 9,768 shares during the period. 5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the industry's and the sector's growth for next 5 years ticked at -3.04 and -8.89 respectively. (more...)
Soon, you'll be able to make payments via WhatsApp chats: here's how Soon, you'll be able to make payments via WhatsApp chats: here's how
- October 31, 2017

The option is set to pop up alongside other attachment options like photos and documents inside a chat window. Factor Daily also quoted a person with knowledge of the plan saying, "They are likely to do some sort of an extended beta program for the feature in November and by December you can expect a full rollout". (more...)
Jack Ma to star in Chinese martial arts film Jack Ma to star in Chinese martial arts film
- October 31, 2017

Global action superstar Jet Li has announced an upcoming star-studded short film starring billionaire Jack Ma, the outspoken founder of Alibaba Group. Over the past few years, Singles' Day has also been a huge online shopping event, on a par with Black Friday or Cyber Monday in the United States. Ma is the second richest billionaire in Asia and is known for his inspiring speeches. (more...)
Instagram to Introduce Stop Motion Camera for Stories
- October 31, 2017

Instagram has confirmed the new feature to TechCrunch in a statement that reads, "We recently updated the design of the stories bar that you see while scrolling through feed". User response to this change remains to be seen. Other than that, they are testing a Stop Motion tool that is created to let users take a series of photos which is then stitched together to form a GIF . (more...)
Zuckerberg, Cook meet Xi Jinping amid China expansion plans
- October 31, 2017

Zuckerberg meets with students from the Tsinghua School of Economics and Management in Beijing on Saturday. The visit of the two executives, who visit China frequently, comes a few days before Apple's latest smartphone model iPhone X's launch on November 3, with the hope that the product revives sales of Apple products in the huge Chinese market. (more...)
Super Mario Odyssey sells 2m copies in three days Super Mario Odyssey sells 2m copies in three days
- October 31, 2017

Which is why Odyssey sales are off to a very strong start. Nintendo (NTDOY) shares shot up Monday after the video game heavyweight said it almost doubled its profit outlook and said it expects to sell millions more Switch consoles than previously thought. (more...)
The Activision Blizzard Inc. (ATVI) Given "Buy" Rating at Jefferies Group
- October 31, 2017

Activision Blizzard, Inc .'s average EBITDA per Share Growth Rate was 43.5 percent during the past 12 months. (NasdaqGS: ATVI ) has a Value Composite score of 70. However, it, too, needs to be taken into the context of a company's peer group as well as its sector. The leverage ratio can measure how much of a company's capital comes from debt. (more...)
Razer Phone gets listed with specifications a day ahead of launch
- October 31, 2017

The company has also revealed that it is holding an event on November 1 where the device is said to be revealed. The smartphone dubbed Razer Phone is listed by 3G.co.uk, an affiliate of Three United Kingdom, which says "This product is now out of stock". (more...)
Apple May Use Mediatek And Intel Chips In Future iPads And iPhones Apple May Use Mediatek And Intel Chips In Future iPads And iPhones
- October 31, 2017

They declined to be identified because they were not authorized to discuss the matter with the media. Qualcomm stopped giving Apple some software to test its chips in iPhone and from here all the dispute began. A source tells WSJ that Apple is considering building future devices with modem chips from Intel and possibly MediaTek because Qualcomm has withheld software that is critical to testing its chips in Apple's prototypes. (more...)
Onrush Looks like a Spiritual Successor to Motorstorm Onrush Looks like a Spiritual Successor to Motorstorm
- October 31, 2017

The game's development team also features Game Director Paul Rustchynsky , who previously served as DRIVECLUB's director. Shortly thereafter, Sony bid farewell to the team, and we feared we may never see Evolution again. "It's not just about racing to the finish line". Onrush promises unpenalised collisions galore, racing with style and flair, daring stunts, and a boost mechanic called "rush". (more...)
Blood & Truth is a new cockney-filled VR game
- October 31, 2017

The London Heist began life as a tech demo of sorts, which you could enjoy via PSVR launch title PlayStation VR Worlds . The game is being developed by Sony London. If you've ever wanted to be Liam Neeson in Taken , Blood & Truth is probably the best chance you'll get. Heist was their love letter to gangster movies and Blood & Truth allows them to pen a full epic with a deeper experience. (more...)
Hong Kong to host Gay Games in 2022
- October 31, 2017

Hong Kong will be the first Asian city to host the games. "The impact that the Gay Games has in host cities is incredible in terms of culture, sport, economic impact, history and most importantly elevating all matters of LGBT+ equality", the Federation of Gay Games said in a statement . (more...)
Square creates its own payment register system called Square Register Square creates its own payment register system called Square Register
- October 31, 2017

Soon, instead of having to swipe and sign on the iPad, you will be able to sign on a Square Register . The new device also features automatic updates. Square Register includes two displays, one for customers and one for the business. Square's shares have more than tripled in the past 12 months as investors have bought into the effort by the San Francisco-based company to provide all-in-one software and hardware products to small and medium-sized business. (more...)
Deionte Thompson indicted on felony aggravated assault charges Deionte Thompson indicted on felony aggravated assault charges
- October 31, 2017

The injuries included breaking both orbital areas and the maxillary bone, which holds the teeth, into three pieces. Alabama did not release an official statement Monday immediately after the news broke. BC-FBC-Alabama Player Indicted, 2nd Ld-Writethru, 133 Alabama DB Deionte Thompson indicted in Texas assault caseEds: APNewsNow. Thompson has played in all eight of Alabama's games this season, making 12 tackles. (more...)
Honda Civic Type R Crate Engine Announced, Costs $6520 Honda Civic Type R Crate Engine Announced, Costs $6520
- October 31, 2017

That's what this 2-liter turbo is called, and it puts out 306 horsepower plus 295 lb-ft (399 Nm) of torque. To be eligible to purchase a Type R engine, you have to be a part of the company's HPD Honda Racing Line grassroots support program. (more...)
Global Healthcare Packaging Market 2017 - Berry Plastics, American Packaging Corporation, Bilcare Global Healthcare Packaging Market 2017 - Berry Plastics, American Packaging Corporation, Bilcare
- October 31, 2017

E-Cigarette Devices Market report conveys an essential review of the E-Cigarette Devices Market including its definition, applications and technology. Furthermore, the opportunities and the threats to the development of Industrial Packaging Crates market are also covered at depth in this research document. (more...)
UPSC Exam Chennai: Wife Helps IPS Officer to Cheat Through Bluetooth Device UPSC Exam Chennai: Wife Helps IPS Officer to Cheat Through Bluetooth Device
- October 31, 2017

According to police, the assistant superintendent of police (ASP) was talking to his wife over the phone with help of a bluetooth device. While he was still appearing for the civil services examination, the engineering graduate had also started a coaching institute for other civil services aspirants as well. (more...)
The Gardens Between coming to PlayStation® 4 in 2018 The Gardens Between coming to PlayStation® 4 in 2018
- October 31, 2017

With the ability to travel backwards and forwards through time, players will need to discover each of the gardens' secrets. As seen in the trailer above, each garden is littered with giant-sized versions of everyday objects: video game consoles, walkie-talkies, recycling bins, soda bottles, Jenga blocks and more. (more...)
The Hong Kong Massacre coming to PS4 in 2018
- October 30, 2017

It combines the latter's top-down take on arcade games with the former's bullet time and hard-boiled Hong Kong cinema tone and style, for something that looks simultaneously fresh and familiar. You can check out the trailer for yourself right below. No release date for the game has been determined, but according to the trailer (above) the game will release some time in 2018. (more...)