Technology


Bentley Bentayga SUV gains V8 engine Bentley Bentayga SUV gains V8 engine
- January 12, 2018

Bentley also offers a Bentayga Diesel (also V-8-powered) outside the United States and this model has 429 hp and 664 lb-ft, which sees it hit 60 miles per hour in 4.6 seconds and top out at 168 miles per hour. The car's suspension can also be set at different heights to suit the driver's needs. Inside, customers can choose a four, five or even seven-seat configuration for ultimate versatility, and driver aids include adaptive cruise control, traffic sign recognition and park assist, along ... (more...)
Mophie Powerstation AC: 22000mAh battery pack with standard A/C socket Mophie Powerstation AC: 22000mAh battery pack with standard A/C socket
- January 12, 2018

It wasn't that long ago that USB Type-C was a pretty uncommon port. That delivers up to 30W USB-PD charging. It's also capable of providing 100W AC output, which means you'll be able to charge your laptops, camera batteries, and other devices that would normally need to be plugged into a wall outlet. (more...)
New Nissan Leaf priced from £21990 New Nissan Leaf priced from £21990
- January 12, 2018

Four trim levels will be available with the line up topping out at £33,655 for high specification Tekna models. With the New Nissan LEAF, all-electric motoring has never been more viable or affordable for nearly any motorist. There is also a special offer on the 2.Zero, dealers adding a £1,000 contribution to the £5,138 deposit provided by buyers, producing monthly payments of £339 on a three-year/10,000 annual mileage PCP with 4.49% April. (more...)
Mary J. Blige gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Mary J. Blige gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
- January 12, 2018

Blige took time to honour her Mudbound director Dee Rees as she accepted her latest honour, claiming the filmmaker helped rescue her from a dark period as her marriage fell apart. She would follow that success with albums " My Life " (1994), "Mary" (1999), "No More Drama" (2001), and many others. Blige has recorded eight multi-platinum albums, sold more than 50 million albums and received 31 Grammy nominations in a career that began with her multi-platinum 1992 debut album " What's the ... (more...)
Nintendo Hopes To Announce An Animated Super Mario Movie Soon Nintendo Hopes To Announce An Animated Super Mario Movie Soon
- January 12, 2018

If the agreement happens, he stated that the announcement could soon follow. In order for the Super Mario Bros . movie to release by 2020, Nintendo has to secure a partnership with a studio to produce it. When asked about the Chinese market, he didn't reveal whether Nintendo would be entering the giant market nearby this year but did state that there is an interest but that there are hurdles to overcome with the local authorities. (more...)
Disney Disney "Browns Up" Actors Aladdin
- January 12, 2018

Sources from the set of " Aladdin ", however, said that in keeping with the movie's accurate look, the production crew applied brown makeup on the white actors so that they will look tanned and more Middle Eastern. Disney defended its decision, saying they only darkened actors' skin when they needed the actor for a special reason. "Let's all expect more & do better this year". (more...)
Smartron t.phone P Hands-on Smartron t.phone P Hands-on
- January 12, 2018

On the sides, the right side carries a Power key and Volume control key. It also has 5 megapixels front camera with front flash, f/2.2 aperture and Beauty mode. We'll have more for you regarding the t.phone P in our full review so stay tuned. There are preloaded features such as Beautify, HDR, Panorama, Time Lapse, and Burst mode alongside a selfie-centric Wide Selfie to accompany the available camera hardware. (more...)
Utah, Detroit teams most interested in Chicago's Nikola Mirotic Utah, Detroit teams most interested in Chicago's Nikola Mirotic
- January 12, 2018

However, Utah is no longer alone in that pursuit. Instead, it's the asking price that the Bulls have presumably put out there. He wants to be traded , and for the rebuilding Bulls he is not part of the long-term future so it's wise to trade him now and get the most for him. (more...)
The clock is ticking on Kell Brook v Amir Khan The clock is ticking on Kell Brook v Amir Khan
- January 12, 2018

And Khan said he would be interested in getting in the ring with Brook one day, and claimed to be in the "best shape ever" when he spoke to talkSPORT's James Savundra. "I know I have got the skills, the speed, the youth and the energy to do this". "It's a stupid decision", said Warren . I have only Respect for Khan (the man has done it all his achievements speaks volumes and real boxing lovers would agree with me) it would be an Honor for me to travel to United Kingdom as it has always been ... (more...)
Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) Receives Sell Rating from Goldman Sachs Group Inc Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) Receives Sell Rating from Goldman Sachs Group Inc
- January 12, 2018

Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc who had been investing in Goldman Sachs Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $95.93 billion market cap company. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: "Goldman Sachs Group (GS) Rating Reiterated by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods" was originally published by TrueBlueTribune and is the property of of TrueBlueTribune. (more...)
Libya Returnees Reject Edo Govt N1000 Transport Fares Libya Returnees Reject Edo Govt N1000 Transport Fares
- January 12, 2018

Some of the returnees, who were moved to Benin after their arrival in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, were seen grumbling over the amount, which they claimed was too small to take them home. Genevieve Modi, who received the returnees, said State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has given directive for the immediate rehabilitation of the returnees . (more...)
Afzal Guru's son secures distinction in class 12 board exam Afzal Guru's son secures distinction in class 12 board exam
- January 12, 2018

Galib Afzal Guru , the son of popular figure Muhammad Afzal Guru scored 86/100 in English, 87/100 in Physics, 89/100 in Chemistry, 85/100 in Biology and 94/100 in Environmental Science, bringing his total to 441/500. "I am happy to know about Ghalib doing so well", said the Mirwaiz. Two years ago, Galib had secured 95 percent marks in the 10th board exam. He had said that he wanted to pursue Medical Education and become a doctor as it is the dream of his parents and family. (more...)
Google and Lenovo unveil first standalone Daydream VR headset Google and Lenovo unveil first standalone Daydream VR headset
- January 12, 2018

With a new motion tracking feature called WorldSense, the Mirage Solo will allow users to experience the virtual environments as if they are truly there. Lenovo's Mirage camera will be available in the spring, along with a camera from Yi Technology, the Yi Horizon. Aside from the VR headset, Google and Lenovo also debuted the new Lenovo Mirage Camera, which also comes with Daydream technology. (more...)
Varian Medical Systems (VAR) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows
- January 12, 2018

American International Group Inc decreased its stake in Varian Medical Systems Inc ( VAR ) by 10.99% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE:VAR) for 203,249 shares. Needelman Asset reported 21,905 shares. Varian Medical Systems had a net margin of 8.85% and a return on equity of 23.68%. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 to Receive The Oreo Flavor: All Details Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 to Receive The Oreo Flavor: All Details
- January 12, 2018

The company announced an Oreo beta update for Mi Mix 2 on MIUI forum last month. Having said that, it seems the next Xiaomi smartphone that will get the Oreo update is the Mi MIX 2 . If you want in, better take your chance now, although the deadline is on January, 8th at 23:59 (Beijing Time). Willing to discuss with other members in both QQ Beta group and forum. (more...)
OnePlus 5T Lava Red variant launched in India at Rs.37999 OnePlus 5T Lava Red variant launched in India at Rs.37999
- January 12, 2018

The Lava Red 5T is identical to the standard 5T except for the rear panel's colour. Building on that momentum, OnePlus this week brought OnePlus 5T Lava Red edition to India . The OnePlus 5T comes in a 6GB RAM +64GB ROM variant as well, though Lava Red can only be bough in 8GB RAM configuration. It will be powered by a 2.4GHz Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor coupled with Adreno 540 GPU. (more...)
Nokia launches new budget phone with two-day battery life Nokia launches new budget phone with two-day battery life
- January 12, 2018

Although that's the case, TENAA listing said the phone is only using a 5.5-inch display but along with an 18:9 screen-to-body ratio, perhaps the phone body will be minimized. The smartphone will come with connectivity option such as 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, and Micro-USB. As of now, there is no word whether HMD Global Oy will only reveal Nokia 6 (2018 ) or any other device on Friday, but rumours are rife that the company will unveil flagship Nokia 9 , upper mid-range ... (more...)
Jio effect: Airtel Rs Jio effect: Airtel Rs
- January 12, 2018

The validity of this pack is 70 days. Users will also get unlimited voice calls and free roaming under this offer. With the new Rs. 399 pack, Airtel is now offering 1GB data per day, unlimited voice calls - local, STD, and roaming, 100 SMSs per day for all handset users. (more...)
Facebook to reportedly launch home video chat device called Portal Facebook to reportedly launch home video chat device called Portal
- January 12, 2018

A recent report from Cheddar said Facebook was likely to announce its first-ever hardware product named Portal soon. Let's hope Portal does better than the. Facebook have declined to comment, however Andrew Bosworth, who is in charge of augmented and virtual reality at the company, appeared to confirm Portal's existence after sharing the story on Twitter and suggesting that 2018 will be "an exciting year for augmented reality and virtual reality". (more...)
'Fortnite' V.2.1.0 patch is live 'Fortnite' V.2.1.0 patch is live
- January 12, 2018

The Cozy Campfire update is live now for Fortnite . This lets users cozy up with friends and heal up before the next battle. Overall, Epic is making some smart changes to the game and adding an item that could be beneficial but not game-breaking. (more...)
Battalion 1944 coming to Steam Early Access on February 1st Battalion 1944 coming to Steam Early Access on February 1st
- January 12, 2018

Bulkhead Interactive is almost ready to release Battalion 1944 in Early Access, 11 months after fans offered three times the requested funding for the WW2 shooter. As previously reported, Bulkhead expects Battalion to stay in Early Access for around one year. " Getting to grips with the intense nature of the Second World War is something that's been key to our process ", offers Howard Philpott - Creative Producer at Bulkhead Interactive. (more...)
Crypto Mining Virus Seemingly Sending Monero to a North Korean University Crypto Mining Virus Seemingly Sending Monero to a North Korean University
- January 12, 2018

AlienVault , a USA cybersecurity firm who inspected the code, said the mined cryptocurrency is being funneled to Kim Il Sung University in Pyongyang. On December 24, 2017, the software for installing the Monero mining code in host computers was created. (more...)
Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) Institutional Investors Sentiment Falls in 2017 Q3
- January 12, 2018

Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $677.77 billion market cap company. Sanders Capital Llc, which manages about $15.69 billion and $17.96 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Shinhan Financial Group Co L (NYSE:SHG) by 24,100 shares to 213,694 shares, valued at $9.04 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (more...)
Russian athletes banned for doping file CAS appeals Russian athletes banned for doping file CAS appeals
- January 12, 2018

The IOC has ruled that Russia operated a doping programme when it hosted the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, and has banned 43 Russian athletes and some officials from the Olympics for life as a result. As well as those four golds, Russian Federation has also lost nine other medals, with other banned athletes including skeleton star Elena Nikitina, who has recently been crowned European and World Cup champion and would be the favourite in Pyeongchang next month. (more...)
CHAN: Super Eagles to depart for Morocco on Monday CHAN: Super Eagles to depart for Morocco on Monday
- January 12, 2018

The Nigerian delegation will fly overseas a Turkish flight from Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja en-route Istanbul before connecting Rabat, Morocco on Tuesday. Nigeria is participating for the third time in the championship since its inception in 2009 in Cote d'Ivoire, with the Eagles playing their opening match on January 15 against Rwanda. (more...)
Governor Cooper urges Trump Administration to exempt NC from offshore drilling plan Governor Cooper urges Trump Administration to exempt NC from offshore drilling plan
- January 12, 2018

California's Attorney General Xavier Becerra posted on Twitter following the announcement that by using the same criteria as Florida, California should also be exempted . Mark Sanford suggested that a sudden exemption for Florida from President Donald Trump's new offshore drilling plan may have to do with the president's own business. (more...)
FAA grants single AOC to Alaska and Virgin America FAA grants single AOC to Alaska and Virgin America
- January 12, 2018

Currently, passengers still use Alaska and Virgin America's separate mobile apps, websites and airport terminals, but with the move to a single reservations system in late April 2018, the airline expects to offer a more streamlined experience. (more...)
Google fires another shot at Amazon with four new 'smart displays' Google fires another shot at Amazon with four new 'smart displays'
- January 12, 2018

The integration will give Toyota drivers a digital advisor this year, carrying a new trend for the automobile market. Google's doubling down on Assistant , reportedly revamping its online store in February. However, the headline news was a new range of smart displays aimed squarely at challenging the Amazon Echo Show . We've built a way to answer those questions: The GearBrain - a compatibility checker designed for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, displaying every smart device that ... (more...)
Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG
- January 12, 2018

Are excited about any particular Nintendo Switch game? It will cost $40 (around Rs. 2,550). Dark Souls Remaster- May 25thThis was the big one. The game will feature a variety of missions and boss battles. After PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and NIS America give you this game on Nintendo Switch. It follows the story Adol who is shipwrecked on a cursed deserted island with several other survivors who must create a new camp in order to survive. (more...)
Google Duo now allows you to call people without the app installed Google Duo now allows you to call people without the app installed
- January 12, 2018

Google is adding new capabilities to its video calling mobile app called Google Duo with a clever new Android feature . For instance, there's still no SMS integration (although this goes hand in hand with Google Allo ) and to make it even worse, you can not use Google Duo on web browsers and other platforms like with the case of Hangouts. (more...)