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Meizu Launches M6 Note as its First Snapdragon Powered Smartphone Meizu Launches M6 Note as its First Snapdragon Powered Smartphone
- August 23, 2017

As mentioned earlier, the handset is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 625 SoC. While leaks are never a good thing for a tech company, Meizu can still look at the bright side and enjoy the free commercial that M6 Note is receiving. One will be in the camera department, whereas the other is related to the processor. For selfies, there is a 16MP camera placed on the front. Inside, most probably, you will get Qualcomm SoC instead of Helio chipset, 4,000mAh battery, and Android Nougat. (more...)
Sensex, Nifty End Sharply Higher On Late Buying Surge Sensex, Nifty End Sharply Higher On Late Buying Surge
- August 23, 2017

The 30-share Sensex stayed in the positive zone all throughout and hit a high of 31,593.39 before settling up 276.16 points, or 0.88 per cent, at 31,568.01. Tech Mahindra (-1.45%), Eicher Motors (-1.35%) and Bharti Infratel (-1.34%) were the major losers on the NSE, whereas Hindustan Unilever (-1.06%) and Tata Consultancy Services (-0.46%) performed poorly on the BSE. (more...)
Alcatel U5 HD with Android Nougat, 4G VoLTE support launched Alcatel U5 HD with Android Nougat, 4G VoLTE support launched
- August 23, 2017

This is an improved version of the U5 that was launched in February at MWC held in Barcelona. Available in "Pure White" and "Volcano Black" colour options, the Alcatel U5 HD features a 5-inch HD display with 720x1280 pixel resolution . (more...)
Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 Gamescom Trailer Showcases World's Best Footballers Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 Gamescom Trailer Showcases World's Best Footballers
- August 23, 2017

This is likely to prove a popular move with fans of the game, who will either get to indulge in some real moments of nostalgia, or experience a new format to the attempts at realism offered by the games series. These include Christiano Ronaldo, who will be the first of many to come, probably through the FIFA Ultimate Team mode - and, yes, that will be making a return. (more...)
Here's The FIFA 18 Gamescom 2017 Trailer (Not Switch Version) Here's The FIFA 18 Gamescom 2017 Trailer (Not Switch Version)
- August 23, 2017

There have been mixed reactions from fans towards the trailer, while many have joined in the enthusiasm with resonates through this 1.29-minute long video, others have taken to Twitter asking if this time around EA has done something to make up for all that was missed in the previous editions. (more...)
Skyrim VR, Doom VR and Fallout 4 VR Editions Dated Skyrim VR, Doom VR and Fallout 4 VR Editions Dated
- August 23, 2017

Finally, Doom VFR will come out for both PlayStation 4 and HTC Vive starting December 1, providing a new experience that'll be similar in nature to the 2016 reboot that thrilled audiences. That's why it's now priced at $ 30 on the PlayStation Store . Guns. Demons. Speed. DOOM VFR takes the core elements that define DOOM and transports them to a whole new arena. (more...)
Earnings Analysis Of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) Earnings Analysis Of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)
- August 23, 2017

Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 35.7% in the first quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 19,552,733 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $463,399,000 after buying an additional 2,759,981 shares during the period. (more...)
Simone Biles dating fellow gymnast Stacey Ervin Simone Biles dating fellow gymnast Stacey Ervin
- August 23, 2017

For the latest celebrity entertainment, news and lifestyle videos, subscribe to Us Weekly's YouTube Page . Expressing love for her boy friend, Biles posted an adorable picture of the couple on her Instagram account, hence making the relationship public. (more...)
Dad creates new app that makes it impossible to ignore texts Dad creates new app that makes it impossible to ignore texts
- August 23, 2017

According to the app's website, Herbert came up with the idea after his son, Ben, began secondary school. If this exchange sounds familiar, you're probably one of the legions of parents driven to distraction by a kid who doesn't text back. (more...)
Pokken Tournament DX Demo Coming Soon to Nintendo Switch eShop Pokken Tournament DX Demo Coming Soon to Nintendo Switch eShop
- August 23, 2017

Now, spending money on lots of Switch games has just become a hell of a lot easier: as of today, the eShop now supports PayPal payments. A full list can be found here . Or you can pay in U.S. dollars even if you live in Europe. But some banks charge some expensive foreign transaction fees. Unfortunately not; your PayPal account also has a region attached to it, and if you try to, say, purchase something from the American eShop with your UK PayPal account, you'll get stopped. (more...)
Industrial hack can turn powerful machines into killer robots Industrial hack can turn powerful machines into killer robots
- August 23, 2017

The researchers documented their findings in three separate advisories, pointing out issues in UBTech's Alpha small-sized humanoid robots, SoftBank Robotics' Pepper and NAO small and human-sized interactive companion robots, and Universal Robots' cobots - "mechanical arms" that work with humans without any physical separation. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A launches in China Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A launches in China
- August 23, 2017

It is not known when it will come to India, but its pricing has indicated that it will have to take on other handsets from Xiaomi like the Redmi Note 4 and Redmi 4 besides devices from other OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers). IR blaster is included on all the Redmi Note 5A units as well, and a 3,080mAh battery comes as part of the package as well. The brand new edition runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with MIUI 9. (more...)
Watch the hectic Need for Speed Payback gameplay trailer from gamescom 2017 Watch the hectic Need for Speed Payback gameplay trailer from gamescom 2017
- August 23, 2017

The all-new BMW M5 will be featured in the upcoming video game and marks the first time BMW has revealed a vehicle through a videogame partnership with the M5 bowing at Gamescom 2017 in Europe. The M5 takes the BMW M-series into a new territory, with 600 hp and a ground shattering peak torque of 750 Nm. Of course, an accompanying gameplay trailer for Need for Speed Payback and screenshots were also released, which you can check out below. (more...)
What the Tech: eclipse megamovie What the Tech: eclipse megamovie
- August 22, 2017

The " Eclipse Megamovie Project" will premiere after the eclipse hits the United States on August 21st. Our Eclipse Megamovie Photo Team has been busy uploading the photographs they took of the total solar eclipse and our algorithms are creating the continuous view of the eclipse as it crossed the US. (more...)
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International's (VRX) Valeant Pharmaceuticals International's (VRX) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Stifel Nicolaus
- August 22, 2017

The stock rose 1.91% or $0.27 reaching $14.41 per share. In case of Revenue Estimates, 5 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.as 297.08 Million. Quinn Opportunity Prtn stated it has 178,299 shares. Us State Bank De owns 0% invested in Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX ) for 492 shares. (more...)
Gwent: The Witcher Card Game Will Receive a Story Campaign This Year Gwent: The Witcher Card Game Will Receive a Story Campaign This Year
- August 22, 2017

Gwent: Thronebreaker spins a truly regal tale of Meve - a war-veteran queen of two Northern Realms. Describing her motivations, the developer added, "Facing an imminent foreign invasion, Meve is forced to once again enter the warpath, and sets out on a dark journey of destruction and revenge". (more...)
Food giants Nestlé and Unilever team up on IBM blockchain plan Food giants Nestlé and Unilever team up on IBM blockchain plan
- August 22, 2017

IBM today announced it is ready to put those blockchain technologies to use in a production environment hosted on the IBM Cloud. The IBM platform is aimed at such food safety issues as cross-contamination, the spread of food-borne illness, unnecessary waste and the economic burden of recalls, which are magnified by lack of access to information and traceability. (more...)
First Huawei Mate 10 teaser video reveals new Leica-branded camera First Huawei Mate 10 teaser video reveals new Leica-branded camera
- August 22, 2017

In recent years, Huawei has released plenty of jaw dropping smartphones but many more impressive devices could be coming in the near future. Now, the tech giant appears to roll out Mate 9's more evolved concept, the Mate 10 . You can also see different scenarios captured by the smartphone with different modes. The camera setup will still be a 12MP main sensor teaming up with a 20MP monochrome sensor in the same manner it was featured on the Mate 9 and Huawei P10. (more...)
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI): Insider Trading and Ownership Analysis Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI): Insider Trading and Ownership Analysis
- August 22, 2017

Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc ( NASDAQ:ATVI ) traded up 1.78% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $62.88. It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. Sol Cap Mngmt has 22,022 shares for 0.39% of their portfolio. The Pennsylvania-based Federated Investors Pa has invested 0% in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (more...)
The Crew 2 Launches in March, Pre-Order Details Arrive The Crew 2 Launches in March, Pre-Order Details Arrive
- August 22, 2017

Interested fans can head to the official site to register. It will again have a big open world for you to explore. To begin with, anyone who secures an early copy will get to play three days earlier than everyone else. Join them in high-octane contests and share every glorious moment with the world. While each version has content only available in that specific edition, regardless of which version of the game you pre-order you're guaranteed access to the Legendary Motors Pack, which includes ... (more...)
Global Safety Footwear Market Opportunities, Sales, Growth and Regional Analysis By 2022 Global Safety Footwear Market Opportunities, Sales, Growth and Regional Analysis By 2022
- August 22, 2017

What will the Gemstone market size and the growth rate be in 2022? The Methoxy Propyl Acetate report forecasts and analyzes the market on a regional as well as on global level. However, hurdles with carbon fibers and issues with hot stamping are some of the challenges faced by the market. The report underlines the trending industrial affairs and advancements, upcoming arrangement modifications and exceptional opportunities in the market. (more...)
Don't worry, you can buy Xbox One X's vertical stand separately Don't worry, you can buy Xbox One X's vertical stand separately
- August 22, 2017

While more stores joined the party yesterday, we've seen initial stock allocation dry up at nearly every United Kingdom retailer. Some analysts believe its high price point will shoo gamers away, but Microsoft argues it knows exactly which type of people are going to buy its new console. (more...)
Blizzard plans big changes for Overwatch's D.Va Blizzard plans big changes for Overwatch's D.Va
- August 22, 2017

But most importantly, she will get a new ability, Micro Missiles , when these changes hit Overwatch's PTR . Players won't be able to just hold down Defense Matrix to save their allies. However this comes at a cost with her defense matrix taking a serious on hit on energy which means, according to Goodman, "D.Va won't be able to use it almost as often overall". (more...)
Gamescom 2017: HP announces new OMEN X gaming Laptop Gamescom 2017: HP announces new OMEN X gaming Laptop
- August 22, 2017

It's unveiled a number of PCs with the OMEN brand since then - including the OMEN X Compact Desktop - but today at gamescom 2017 , the firm introduced the first OMEN X Laptop. You can pick up the most desired one from these configuration and you can make up your choice according to the same. HP's Omen X gaming laptop. All of the regular features of the Command Center still stand, including network controls to reduce gaming latency, but the additional overclocking segment shows you how ... (more...)
Samsung Bixby Now Covers Over 200 Markets, But Rivals Are Still Ahead
- August 22, 2017

However, at launch in Australia, Bixby was effectively mute because its voice-assistance feature only worked in US and South Korean locations. But Bixby has only been trained in U.S. Samsung further explains that " Bixby understands cross-application commands and should know which photo you are referring to and text it to your Mum". (more...)
We now have Facebook-nevers We now have Facebook-nevers
- August 22, 2017

According to the market research firm, Facebook's loss of monthly users between the ages of 12 and 17 will accelerate to 3.4 percent this year compared to a 1.2 percent drop in 2016. As a result, Snapchat's share of United States social network users will grow to 40.8%. Snapchat won't be far behind, with 21.1% of the population- or 14 million people- logging on at least once per month in 2017. (more...)
A very shiny Moto X4 photographed in the wild A very shiny Moto X4 photographed in the wild
- August 22, 2017

We're expecting Motorola to officially unveil the Moto X4 smartphone next week at IFA. So far, we have seen multiple leaks of Motorola X4, which is set to launch on August 24 in Brazil but what we have received recently can make a genuine image of the device. (more...)
Jio Phone Effect: Bharti Airtel To Launch 4G Smartphone For Rs.2500 Jio Phone Effect: Bharti Airtel To Launch 4G Smartphone For Rs.2500
- August 22, 2017

On the contrary, Reliance Jio has grown with a rapid pace since its launch past year, as it added more than 100 million customers in just 170 days of its arrival, according to Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani. As per some unnamed officials, the handset offered by Airtel will have better features compared to Jio's 4G feature phone. But yes, unlike Jio's "subsidized" handsets, which are effectively priced at Rs 0, Airtel is bundling freebies after collaborating with handset ... (more...)
Google expected to launch a new Chromebook Pixel, codenamed Project Bison Google expected to launch a new Chromebook Pixel, codenamed Project Bison
- August 22, 2017

Since then the company has begun focusing a lot towards the world of hardware devices. However, the Android Police source is certain that this new laptop will be a Pixel Chromebook , meaning it will run on the ChromeOS and Project Bison may be a different laptop entirely. (more...)
LLC Acquires New Stake in Simon Property Group, Inc. (SPG)
- August 22, 2017

Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co decreased its stake in Simon Ppty Inc ( SPG ) by 8.3% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 6 by Stifel Nicolaus. Zacks downgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Monday, August 17 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, November 1 with "Sector Perform". (more...)