Technology


Intel outlines plans to bring 5G to PCs next year Intel outlines plans to bring 5G to PCs next year
- February 22, 2018

The PC is a central hub for processing incredible amounts of data. Intel's service provider customers are building the foundation for 5G and transforming their network infrastructure to take advantage of the flexibility, scalability and cost advantages of software defined networks (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV). (more...)
Northern Senators Forum Sacks Pro-Buhari Lawmaker As Its Chairman Northern Senators Forum Sacks Pro-Buhari Lawmaker As Its Chairman
- February 22, 2018

We announce his immediate replacement with Senator Aliyu Wamakko. "Find the attached names and signatories of members", it read. The Nasarawa senator, who is a staunch supporter of President Muhammadu Buhari, was among the lawmakers to oppose amendments to the election timetable last week. (more...)
Teens Hold 'Lie-In' Outside White House To Demand Gun Reform Teens Hold 'Lie-In' Outside White House To Demand Gun Reform
- February 22, 2018

Numerous kids protesting aren't even old enough to vote yet , but they wanted to use their voices to not only show their parents that they are ready for change, but to send the message that even if they can't vote this year, they will be able to vote in the future, and on their minds is gun violence in their schools and gun reform . (more...)
Final Fantasy XV on PC Will Support Cross-Play With Xbox One
- February 22, 2018

The Square Enix rep, who's played a lot of the game on console, says he'd never noticed that Gladiolus had tattoos on his back - but now that his coat can flap about realistically you can see it. Lastly, those on Origin will be able to get a set of vehicle decals so long as they order the game before March 6. 2016's Final Fantasy XV is coming to PC at long last with a certain icon of the platform making an appearance. (more...)
Payday 2 Switch port is outdated version Payday 2 Switch port is outdated version
- February 22, 2018

Eventually, the community concluded that the Switch version is running some version of update 117, which would put it well behind the PC version - the game's most updated. There are many challenges with making PAYDAY 2 available for a new platform, and the confusion around the different versions is understandable. On the other hand, PC players recently got Update 172 on their end, so it is a pretty substantial gap. (more...)
Pak troops violate ceasefire again in Uri sector in J&K Pak troops violate ceasefire again in Uri sector in J&K
- February 22, 2018

She said the army and BSF men deployed along the frontiers are on high alert to foil the BAT-attacks by Pakistani troops and infiltration attempts of militants. Defence spokesman Lt Colonel Rajesh Kalia told UNI, 'The firing started at 0800 hrs and was still going on. "They area ready to foil the infiltration attempts of militants and retaliate strongly to ceasefire violations by the Pakistani troops", added IG BSF. (more...)
West Oak Capital LLC Has $555000 Stake in Walt Disney Co (DIS)
- February 22, 2018

The company's stock had a trading volume of 2,600,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,840,000. Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE:SNA) has risen 2.47% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with "Hold" on Thursday, December 21. On Thursday, May 25 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Buy". (more...)
Winter Olympics 2018: The United States has way fewer medals than expected Winter Olympics 2018: The United States has way fewer medals than expected
- February 22, 2018

Out of those top five, four of them have gold medals. In the men's sprint, Johannes Hoesflot Klaebo and Martin Johnsrud Sundby helped Norway to the gold . Now that's sportsmanship! Who else is has #FrienshipGoals for Vonn and Goggia? After finishing sixth in super-G, she trailed Goggia by nearly half a second to take the downhill bronze . (more...)
Land Rover introduces the Explore outdoor-ready smartphone Land Rover introduces the Explore outdoor-ready smartphone
- February 22, 2018

Land Rover has unveiled the ideal smartphone for your outdoor adventures, the Land Rover Explore . A compass and SOS light have also been built into the Land Rover Explore , and the touchscreen display can be used when wet or when wearing gloves - two scenarios traditional smartphones struggle with. (more...)
AirPlay 2 Removed From Latest iOS 11.3 Beta AirPlay 2 Removed From Latest iOS 11.3 Beta
- February 22, 2018

AirPlay 2 allows multi-room audio and the ability to stream music to multiple sources simultaneously. With the appearance of AirPlay 2 in iOS 11.3 betas, we were hopeful that a release was just around the corner; however, now that's its been pulled, its timeline is unclear. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro go on sale Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro go on sale
- February 22, 2018

The Mi TV series has been one of the most anticipated Xiaomi products in India . Both new Redmi Note models will be available on Flipkart , mi.com and Mi Homes from 12 pm onwards on Thursday. The 6GB RAM option, which has a price tag of Rs 16,999, comes with 64GB on board storage. Both phones feature 5.99-inch 18:9 displays and come with 4000mAh batteries that offer class-leading battery life. (more...)
UCD among Peace Corps' top-volunteering colleges UCD among Peace Corps' top-volunteering colleges
- February 22, 2018

Large college consist of more than 15,000 undergraduates, medium colleges have between 5,000 and 15,000, and small colleges are those with less than 5,000 students. During his time there, Lamas helped develop opportunities for tourism and youth civic engagement. She also volunteered with Northfield Hospital and the local Humane Society. (more...)
Microsoft announces the new Surface Pro for India. Details Inside Microsoft announces the new Surface Pro for India. Details Inside
- February 22, 2018

The new Surface Pro models are not cheap at all. The first generation, 2-in-1 detachable of the Microsoft Surface series - with a configuration of Intel Core m3, 128 GB SSD, 4GB RAM and Intel HD Graphics 615 - will cost Rs 64,999. The variants with Intel HD Graphics 640 have 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD storage. Both cameras can record 1080p videos It has USB 3.0 connector, one Mini DisplayPort, micro SDXC card reader, Surface Connect for charging and headphone jack. (more...)
Trump backs arming teachers to end school shootings Trump backs arming teachers to end school shootings
- February 22, 2018

During Wednesday's listening session , Trump expressed support for allowing teachers and staff to carry concealed weapons as long as they receive special training. I want it to sink in. For his part, Trump appeared to listen to all the guests in attendance, including Vice President Mike Pence, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, and Parkland Mayor Christine Hunschofsky. (more...)
Anyone Could Hack into Your Tinder Account Using Just a Phone Number Anyone Could Hack into Your Tinder Account Using Just a Phone Number
- February 22, 2018

Prakash found a vulnerability on part of Tinder API which was not checking the client ID provided by Account Kit, reported BGR India . Taking cognizance of this issue, a Facebook rep told The Verge that the damaging flow was quickly addressed and they were grateful to the researchers who brought up the bug to their attention. (more...)
Employee at Taco Bell Fired following Derogatory Slur on Receipt Employee at Taco Bell Fired following Derogatory Slur on Receipt
- February 22, 2018

Lee, who is a first year Ph.D. student at the University of Pennsylvania, claims the cashier eventually apologized and at first he chose to let it go. Lee says he heard the cashier joking about the incident with his co-workers, continuing to use the slur out loud. The manager approached Lee to apologize for the use of the slur, but then told Lee he was "being disrespectful " by snatching the food from the employee. (more...)
Ferrari 488 Pista officially revealed Ferrari 488 Pista officially revealed
- February 22, 2018

As you might expect from a auto hell bent on obliterating bends, the 488 Pista has been upgraded with a full complement of racing aerodynamics lifted from the GTE including more aggressively angled front diffusers, redesigned underbody vortex generators and a bigger rear spoiler. (more...)
Moto G6 Plus colours, specifications and G6 series codenames leaked online
- February 22, 2018

The firm is also rumoured to be working on two other variants: the Moto G6 Play and Moto G6 Plus - with the former tipped to be a stripped back, more affordable version of the standard Moto G6 and the latter a more powerful alternative (on paper, at least). (more...)
Super Mario Odyssey's first DLC likely to drop tomorrow Super Mario Odyssey's first DLC likely to drop tomorrow
- February 22, 2018

But wait there is more to the latest Super Mario Odyssey update . Mario is looking dapper in his new Musician Hat and Outfit. You can read the text from the post below. Lastly, the update adds two new photo filters: one for a coin, and one that turns the world into neon lights. A new update for the game is now available, and with it brings new modes, new outfits, and other new content to the game. (more...)
Dragon Ball FighterZ First Two DLC Characters Revealed Dragon Ball FighterZ First Two DLC Characters Revealed
- February 22, 2018

That said, though, should one be playing the title on PC, there's always the potential for modders to incorporate unofficial figures into the roster to make up for the lack of a more rounded selection. Earlier today, Bandai Namco shared a quick glimpse of both characters. His father was Paragus. Bardock , on the other hand, is the father of Goku, and his look is defined by presenting a tougher look than his son. (more...)
LG K8, K10 2018 edition budget phones launched ahead of MWC 2018 LG K8, K10 2018 edition budget phones launched ahead of MWC 2018
- February 22, 2018

LG says its K10 smartphones will have quicker focus speeds thanks to Phase-detection autofocus, and improved noise reduction in lower light and with its new 13MP camera sensor. The camera technology in the K10 phones is similar to that of the one seen in the flagship LG G6 previously. The K10 and K10 Alpha come with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage while the K10 Plus will offer 3GB RAM and 64GB of storage . (more...)
Earn Tokens Watching the OverWatch League on Twitch Earn Tokens Watching the OverWatch League on Twitch
- February 22, 2018

Alongside the reward program, Overwatch League viewers will be able to unlock skins, emotes, and themed items by using Twitch's Cheering with Bits feature. Also being introduced as part of the experience as League Tokens. The inaugural Overwatch League regular season is set to resume on Wednesday afternoon. (more...)
Nightwing Director Chris McKay In Talks For Dungeons & Dragons Movie Nightwing Director Chris McKay In Talks For Dungeons & Dragons Movie
- February 21, 2018

The film was written by Michael Gillio , with Hasbro's Brian Goldner and Stephen Davis serving as producers. Also, within the established DC Bat-movie universe, we will be getting at least two spinoff solo films which Bat-fans in particular are very interested in: Joss Whedon's Batgirl and McKay's Nightwing . (more...)
Qualcomm Boosts NXP Bid as It Fights Broadcom Takeover Qualcomm Boosts NXP Bid as It Fights Broadcom Takeover
- February 21, 2018

The company has a quick ratio of 1.77, a current ratio of 2.22 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.42. The stock increased 5.96% or $7.06 during the last trading session, reaching $125.56. The stock of Intrexon Corporation (NYSE:XON) earned "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, April 5. Among 7 analysts covering Herbalife ( NYSE:HLF ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. (more...)
Suspicious report claims iPhone SE 2 launching at WWDC Suspicious report claims iPhone SE 2 launching at WWDC
- February 21, 2018

There have been a minuscule amount of rumors concerning the iPhone SE 2, which could mean that the company is paying little attention to it. Based on recent reports, it is expected that they would launch three different smartphones in 2018 but a fourth one will be unveiled way ahead of the next iPhone X . (more...)
Florida school shooting creates urgent push for gun control Florida school shooting creates urgent push for gun control
- February 21, 2018

The Times-News of Hendersonville reports about 50 students left Polk High School on Tuesday and walked to the school entrance sign where they were greeted by an equal number of supporters. We also conducted a thorough review to confirm that all processes and procedures were followed. Kyle Kashuv, a 16-year-old student at the high school, said he was pro-gun prior to the shooting. (more...)
Android P will Prevent Background Apps from Accessing the Camera
- February 21, 2018

XDA explains that the change targets apps' User IDs (UIDs), which are assigned to each piece of software at the time of installation. Whenever a UID is identified as "idling", i.e. This feature is very good as it will save people against malicious apps that silently recors videos and pictures without even letting people know about it. (more...)
PUBG To Get Ping Based Matchmaking PUBG To Get Ping Based Matchmaking
- February 21, 2018

Unlike the method considered earlier, we are going to divide the matching pool depending on ping. Instead, PUBG Corp and publisher Bluehole are set to release a roadmap of game updates in March that should better outline where the title is headed in the first half of the year. (more...)
WhatsApp rolls out group description feature for Android, Windows WhatsApp rolls out group description feature for Android, Windows
- February 21, 2018

Facebook-owned WhatsApp is always testing new features, and, it rolls them out to the beta users first before rolling them out to those who are on stable, non-beta version of the app. We await more useful features for the groups to be rolled out soon. Earlier, WhatsApp rolled out a "Demote as admin" feature for the Android users, which allows a group administrator to cancel the administrator rights of a fellow group admin without removing them from the group. (more...)
Hardcore Ferrari 488 leaked in full Hardcore Ferrari 488 leaked in full
- February 21, 2018

Like its predecessors, the 488 Pista is based on an existing Ferrari model (the 488 GTB in this case), but with a bevy of enhancements derived from the company's race cars. This extra power and weight-saving means that the vehicle can apparently go from 0-62mph in just 2.8 seconds and have a top speed of 211mph. Expect the Ferrari 488 Pista to make a debut next month in Geneva and then off to the world's tracks , where it will undoubtedly get a cold welcome from its biggest rival, the ... (more...)