Technology


Audi hints at new flagship coupe to take on BMW 8 Series Audi hints at new flagship coupe to take on BMW 8 Series
- January 03, 2018

Over the past decade, the majority of the German auto giant's models have shared an nearly identical design, the magazine says. BMW is expected to put the large 8 Series coupe into production at some point this year and if sales take off, Audi could follow it with its own flagship coupe. (more...)
Fornite Battle Royale Latest Update Adds Silenced Pistols Fornite Battle Royale Latest Update Adds Silenced Pistols
- January 03, 2018

Sneaky Silencers is a new limited time mode for Fortnite Battle Royal that will make your inner stealthy hitman shine. This Limited Time Mode is available January 5 and ends on January 8 . Additionally, and perhaps most importantly, the frequency of Bush drops - that is, the item which brilliantly, hilariously enables you to roam around disguised as a bit of shrubbery - will be greatly increased. (more...)
Google's mysterious Fuchsia OS is being tested on the Pixelbook Google's mysterious Fuchsia OS is being tested on the Pixelbook
- January 03, 2018

With few details revealed from Google on the OS -except for this documentation - it's hard to determine the exact nature of this operating system, but thanks to open0source technology it just takes a little digging and some bright minds to uncover missing pieces of the story. (more...)
Fumito Ueda Teases His Next Project With A Mysterious Image Fumito Ueda Teases His Next Project With A Mysterious Image
- January 03, 2018

I can not talk about the details [of my next project] but... Via the developer's website , genDesign, a new image has got tongues wagging as to the esteemed creator's next new venture. But maybe, just maybe, this is the first look at a new game from someone whose work always captures a grand sense of scale. Let us know in the comments. (more...)
Sumo Digital Acquires EVE Valkyrie's CCP Games Newcastle Studio Sumo Digital Acquires EVE Valkyrie's CCP Games Newcastle Studio
- January 02, 2018

The acquisition sees 34 staff members making the switch, with former executive producer Owen O'Brien assuming the role of studio director at the new outfit. It's the developer's fourth studio - the third in the United Kingdom alongside Sheffield and Nottingham - and it said it will further extend its capacity and breadth of experience. (more...)
Kenwood head units to feature wireless connectivity for Android Auto Kenwood head units to feature wireless connectivity for Android Auto
- January 02, 2018

The catch is that connecting the smartphone to these infotainment systems requires a cable and a USB port. Wireless Android Auto support will enable you to access all of the features of this interface without having to plug your phone into the receiver. (more...)
RDL Financial Inc. Has $1.06 Million Holdings in Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- January 02, 2018

Third Point Llc who had been investing in Mohawk Inds Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $20.45B market cap company. About 26.00 million shares traded or 0.12% up from the average. (NYSE:VTR) on Thursday, April 13 with "Sell" rating. Citigroup maintained Apple Inc . The rating was maintained by FBN Securities with "Buy" on Friday, November 3. (more...)
Google Releases Three New Photography Apps Google Releases Three New Photography Apps
- January 02, 2018

OnePlus has added a new app called OnePlus Switch to the Google Play Store . You can pick from the list that includes contacts, call logs, messages, photos, apps, documents, and videos among others. But at the moment, this feature is limited only to Google Pixel smartphones. The company released the app on Google Play Store in a beta stage for users to test the app and fix the bugs before the final version is launched. (more...)
Intel lists Core i7-8809G with AMD Graphics on its official website
- January 02, 2018

Packing the AMD RX Vega graphics card, the Intel Core processor is listed next to the Coffee Lake-S and Core-X series. We expect quite a bit of fanfare and ballyhooing when the first multi-chip module (MCM) package arrives, though in the meantime, an overclocking page at Intel's India portal has tipped what that will likely be-a Core i7-8809G. (more...)
Apple's iPhone Throttling Apology Tour Continues With Slash in Battery Replacement Price
- January 02, 2018

Apple has moved quite swiftly to implement its new pricing policy for iPhone battery replacements. So if someone buys a new iPhone 7 or iPhone 6s which has a fresh battery on board, they should not expect performance issues . However, it cautioned that supplies of replacement batteries might be limited at the start of this program. Apple had a pretty bumpy weekend when it finally and inadvertently confirmed the longheld old conspiracy which claimed that the company slowed down old ... (more...)
Samsung to unveil new C-Lab projects at CES 2018 Samsung to unveil new C-Lab projects at CES 2018
- January 02, 2018

Patients can refer to exercise guidelines and check how well their lungs have recovered through the app. Meanwhile, the GoBreath recovery solution is for those suffering from postoperative pulmonary complications. The S-Ray examples are concepts only at the moment, with Samsung no doubt paying close attention to the reactions from public and press in Las Vegas next week to inform future production plans. (more...)
Popular messenger app WeChat denies storing user chats
- January 02, 2018

WeChat users surpassed 900 million in September 2017. It should be the government's requirement to monitor and track their conversations for the public good. Reuters also points out the firm has a sketchy reputation for safeguarding the privacy of its users. According to a report by Amnesty International , Tencent ranked at the bottom of 11 tech firms running the world's most popular messenger apps for how they use encryption to protect user privacy. (more...)
Need for Speed Payback to Receive Online Free Roam in 2018
- January 02, 2018

Players who have been keeping their fingers crossed for this gameplay mode certainly have cause to be happy now. Need for Speed Payback has gone through its share of conspiracy because of something that has plagued many recent EA games pay to win mechanism. (more...)
Alleged Designs Of Huawei P20, P20 Plus and P20 Pro Leaked Online Alleged Designs Of Huawei P20, P20 Plus and P20 Pro Leaked Online
- January 02, 2018

According to the new design leak, Huawei will be launching three P20 smartphones this year, namely P20, P20 Plus and P20 Pro. From the look of it, the Huawei P20 and P20 Plus will sport kind of similar designs at the front. The P20 Pro, on the other hand, features a notch at the top of the display , not very different from what we see on the Essential Phone and Apple's iPhone X . (more...)
Social media companies could face huge fines from German hate speech law Social media companies could face huge fines from German hate speech law
- January 02, 2018

The Netzwerkdurchsetzungsgesetz law (NetzDG) came into effect in October but penalties are only being applied from January 1. The law carries fines of up to $60 million if companies fail to remove posts that are "obviously illegal" in that 24 hours. (more...)
Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) Holdings Cut by Cypress Asset Management Inc. TX
- January 02, 2018

Armbruster Capital Management Inc. now owns 1,043 shares of the company's stock worth $135,000 after acquiring an additional 143 shares in the last quarter. The company reported $1.60 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.54 by $0.06. Cornerstone Advsr owns 1,713 shares for 0.14% of their portfolio. (more...)
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Position Raised by Personal Capital Advisors Corp
- January 02, 2018

Healthcare Value Capital Llc who had been investing in Depomed Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $507.26M market cap company. SeaBridge Investment Advisors LLC now owns 272 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $263,000 after acquiring an additional 1 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
The Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Receives The Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Receives "Hold" Rating from Wunderlich
- January 02, 2018

The Yacktman Asset Management Lp holds 22.51 million shares with $756.90M value, down from 22.61M last quarter. Sound Shore Management Inc who had been investing in Merck & Co. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.16, from 1.18 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 34 investors sold BK shares while 306 reduced holdings. (more...)
Samsung Rocked by Another Battery Bug
- January 02, 2018

If your device is not affected, make sure it doesn't discharge completely, and keep an eye on the battery until Samsung finishes its investigation regarding the issue. Some owners of the phone had begun finding themselves unable to charge the device up if battery levels dipped to 0 percent. Sound familiar? A Galaxy Note has a problem with its battery! Price drops are official from 1 January 2018 onwards so head over to your nearest Samsung official retailer if one of these models ... (more...)
Apple apologises in letter for slowing down older iPhones Apple apologises in letter for slowing down older iPhones
- January 02, 2018

Apple wants you to know its sorry. Though the company has made it clear that their decision to slow down CPU performance was strictly meant to prolong the life of older iPhones and wasn't an attempt to perform "planned obsolescence", many device owners are still understandably outraged by the way Apple has handled the situation. (more...)
OnePlus 5T Sandstone edition coming out on Jan 5 OnePlus 5T Sandstone edition coming out on Jan 5
- January 02, 2018

Well, as of now, there's no word from OnePlus regarding the launch of the Lava Red color variant of 5T in India, however, we expect the company to start teasing its launch through social media soon if it really plans to launch it in India later this month. (more...)
Android 8.0 Oreo Stable Update Arrives On Xiaomi Mi A1 Android 8.0 Oreo Stable Update Arrives On Xiaomi Mi A1
- January 02, 2018

The software update Android O 7.12.29 weighs just over a GB, so make sure to have at least that much of space free on your Xiaomi Mi A1 . The update is of 1107.4 MB in size and is rolling out in batches for the users. If an app receives a notification, users just have to long press on it. Since this is an Android One phone, all the new features associated with stock Android 8.0, such as Picture-in-Picture mode, notification dots and more, will be available straight off the go. (more...)
There is a 40% chance that Apple will acquire Netflix - Citi There is a 40% chance that Apple will acquire Netflix - Citi
- January 02, 2018

According to Citi analysts Jim Suva and Asiya Merchant, there is a 40 percent possibility that Apple will acquire Netflix, which now has a market capitalisation of about $83 billion. The acquisition would also align with its recent content creation efforts . Growing competition is another factor, why Apple may want to make the push. (more...)
Apple Korea pledges to support battery replacement costs Apple Korea pledges to support battery replacement costs
- January 02, 2018

Plaintiffs Stefan Bogdanovich and Dakota Speas filed the lawsuit in the Central District Court of California. But it sped up again with a new battery. "Last year we released a feature for iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone SE to smooth out the instantaneous peaks only when needed to prevent the device from unexpectedly shutting down during these conditions". (more...)
Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra shows up online with dual selfie cameras Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra shows up online with dual selfie cameras
- January 02, 2018

As per the images, the Xperia XA1 Ultra has thick bezels design similar to the original XA1 Ultra. The recent listing from Malaysian regulator confirmed that H4233 is actually Xperia XA2 Ultra . It offers 64GB of internal storage out of which 43GB will be reserved for the users. Moreover, Sony H4233 has a 21-megapixel autofocus camera and a LED flash on its rear panel while a 16-megapixel camera is in its front. (more...)
Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg
- January 02, 2018

The stock had a trading volume of 3,870,800 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,732,108. It has outperformed by 34.70% the S&P500. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board decreased its stake in Darden Restaurants Inc Com (DRI) by 99.98% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Tag: LG 88-inch Display
- January 01, 2018

LG Display's latest accomplishment comes with not one by two impressive claims. LG dismissed the industry's concerns about limits of OLED panels' ability to display at the 8K level of 33 megapixels per inch - four times the resolution of 4K panels. (more...)
Nokia Camera App Reveals Unreleased Nokia 4, Nokia 7 Plus, and Nokia 1 Nokia Camera App Reveals Unreleased Nokia 4, Nokia 7 Plus, and Nokia 1
- January 01, 2018

By far, we have come across several information regarding the upcoming Nokia 9 , Nokia 6 (2018) and Nokia 1 . As you can see in the image, it has all the now available Nokia models along with the upcoming models such as the Nokia 1 , Nokia 4 , Nokia 7 Plus , and Nokia 9 . (more...)
T20 worldwide at Bay Oval rained off T20 worldwide at Bay Oval rained off
- January 01, 2018

About two hours after the players went from the field, play was officially called off. Munro's innings included three sixes and 11 fours. New Zealand made one change to the side that won the first game in Nelson by 47 runs with Kane Williamson returning to take charge of the side. (more...)
Telegram 4.7 adds support for multiple accounts and quick replies Telegram 4.7 adds support for multiple accounts and quick replies
- January 01, 2018

WHAT'S NEW Multiple accounts and " Swipe to reply " added in version 4.7: - Quickly switch between different Telegram accounts if you use multiple phone numbers. You can simply swipe left on a friend's text bubble to write a reply specifically for that part of the conversation, so you can type up multiple responses without confusing yourself and your friend. (more...)