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Jakubowski guilty of gun theft Jakubowski guilty of gun theft
- September 26, 2017

The jury of 10 men and two women deliberated for less than two hours before finding Joseph Jakubowski guilty. The self-proclaimed anarchist told jurors Monday that he stole the guns and ammunition from Armageddon Supplies near Janesville last April before going on the run. (more...)
Mahesh Babu so excited with Spyder Mahesh Babu so excited with Spyder
- September 26, 2017

SPYder will be eyeing to set huge records on its opening day at the Box Office worldwide. After Baahubali , this could be Tollywood's next big film as it is being released on a huge scale. Mahesh said, "I don't want audiences to get confused". Director Murugadoss, known for his brilliant work, has apparently taken an instant liking to Mahesh Babu which reflects in his observation that "every director must work at least once with Mahesh Babu ". (more...)
One Direction's Niall Horan left heartbroken over untimely family death One Direction's Niall Horan left heartbroken over untimely family death
- September 26, 2017

Westmeath - September 23, 2017 (suddenly) at her home. The former One Directions star is due to perform in Brazil on Sunday. It is not known if Niall will be attending the funeral, as he is now in Mexico City with his Flicker Sessions tour . (more...)
Apple Rolls Out iOS 11.0.1 Bug Update Apple Rolls Out iOS 11.0.1 Bug Update
- September 26, 2017

There's nothing worse than trying to download the newest app you're excited about, and finding out that you're out of storage space. "When radios and processors can't sleep, power consumption goes way up", he wrote. Apple's iPhone 8 (and the yet-to-be-launch iPhone X) come with iOS 11 pre-installed, but as with all iOS update rollouts, iOS 11 is also being installed on older devices at a brisk pace. (more...)
LG Connects Appliances To Google Home LG Connects Appliances To Google Home
- September 26, 2017

LG's smart appliances are already compatible with Amazon Alexa . This means owners of the washing machines, refrigerators, ovens, dishwashers and other products will be able to communicate with their device using the voice-controlled digital assistant on their smartphones or Google Home devices. (more...)
Instagram now lets you choose who can comment on your posts Instagram now lets you choose who can comment on your posts
- September 26, 2017

If you have a private account, you can block individual users. The six stickers were made by artists and you can click on a sticker to see who designed it. Instagram's new update allows user's to anonymously report live videos that include self-harm. The company also expanded a feature it launched in May that is created to help users in need of help and resources related to mental illness. (more...)
BMW is bringing wireless charging to its electric cars in 2018 BMW is bringing wireless charging to its electric cars in 2018
- September 26, 2017

The wireless vehicle charger will be launched by BMW in early 2018, but sales will be limited to owners of the aforementioned 5-Series hybrid for now. No word yet on the cost of the pad or the BMW 530e iPermance hybrid that is compatible with the charging pad. Created to sit on the floor of your garage, the giant charging pad is claimed to refill the battery of BMW's 530e iPerformance plug-in hybrid in 3.5 hours. (more...)
Following Watchup acquisition, Plex launches ad-supported news section Following Watchup acquisition, Plex launches ad-supported news section
- September 26, 2017

This makes it easier than ever to start using Plex if you're new, and gives you another universe of content to explore outside of your own media, without ever leaving Plex. New sources will be added on a rolling basis. And because Plex is all about your media your way, you can personalize your news feed, and our advanced AI learns what you like and gets smarter the more you watch (since it's just a robot, it'll never mock your obsession with the Kardashians or insatiable appetite for ... (more...)
Oppo brings Diwali Edition Oppo F3 in India for ₹18990 Oppo brings Diwali Edition Oppo F3 in India for ₹18990
- September 26, 2017

Camera Specifications of Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition Variant - The rear camera of the Oppo F3 smartphone is 13MP and on the front, the phone comes with a dual camera setup. This phone is also mounted with 13 MP primary camera compared to 16MP on F3 Plus with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF and 1/3-inch sensor. The dual-SIM smartphone is backed by a 3200mAh battery. (more...)
Avatar: Director James Cameron finally begins production on four consecutive sequels Avatar: Director James Cameron finally begins production on four consecutive sequels
- September 26, 2017

The world of Avatar may have been forgotten by a lot of people considering it's been eight years since the film's release, but there's been a recent push by the Avatar marketing team to help bring the films back into the spotlight, including the recent addition of a "Pandora" themed park at Walt Disney World. (more...)
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates switches to Android-based smartphone Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates switches to Android-based smartphone
- September 26, 2017

Bill Gates broke the news in an interview on Fox News with Chris Wallace, announcing that he "recently" made the switch. However, Gates did try to bring a faint smile on Microsoft fans' face by saying that he had installed tons of Microsoft apps on his Android phones. (more...)
White House says 'absurd' to claim war declared on N Korea White House says 'absurd' to claim war declared on N Korea
- September 26, 2017

Ri also said North Korea now has "every right" to take countermeasures, including shooting down US strategic bombers "not yet inside the airspace border of our country". Sanders said it is "never appropriate" to shoot down another nation's aircraft in worldwide waters and the administration plans to continue to protect the area. (more...)
Your heart could soon be used as a password to unlock computers Your heart could soon be used as a password to unlock computers
- September 26, 2017

Another concern might be that even though no two human hearts have been found to be identical, a person's heart could change due to heart disease and the device might end up not recognizing him/her causing problems. It will also be less harmful than Wi-Fi and other smartphone authentication systems, which emit harmful SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) radiation, since it uses a 5 milliwatts reader, which will emit less than 1 percent of radiation now emitted by smartphones. (more...)
Alexa now available in Amazon Music app Alexa now available in Amazon Music app
- September 26, 2017

While Alexa has becoming an increasingly popular method of accessing Amazon's streaming service in the home, the mobile option means voice activation and music can be combined on the move, whether in the auto, running or commuting. Amazon today extended its voice assistant Alexa into the Amazon Music app for listeners in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, and Austria. (more...)
Lenovo K8 arrives in India, priced at INR 10499 Lenovo K8 arrives in India, priced at INR 10499
- September 26, 2017

The smartphone is powered by a 2.3GHz MediaTek Helio P20 Octa-Core 64-bit 16nm processor which is paired with ARM Mali T880 MP2 GPU. It comes with a 13 megapixel rear camera with PDAF and a 8 megapixel front camera for selfies with LED flash. (more...)
Fitbit Ionic, Flyer to be available October 1, SDK release tomorrow Fitbit Ionic, Flyer to be available October 1, SDK release tomorrow
- September 26, 2017

After " ongoing, extensive testing", Fitbit's Ionic smartwatch will be available at major retailers worldwide beginning October 1 for $300 (£300/€350). You can find out more details about the new Fitbit Ionic smartwatch over at the company's website at the link below. The Fitbit Ionic comes in three colors combos, and a Classic or Sport accessory band can be purchased for $29.95, while a leather band is sold for $59.95. (more...)
Samsung's Windows Mixed Reality headset leaks online Samsung's Windows Mixed Reality headset leaks online
- September 26, 2017

The Company's headset will feature an integrated headset which will offer seamless audio experience. Along with some pretty interesting looking pair of controllers is the appearance of headphones built into the headset. For the past three years Samsung has worked closely with Oculus on its Gear VR mobile headset, but it may have found a new partner for its next VR device: Microsoft. (more...)
USA says it's not pushing for regime change in NKorea USA says it's not pushing for regime change in NKorea
- September 26, 2017

Ratcheting up the rhetoric further, the North's top diplomat also argued Monday that Trump's comment gives it the right to shoot down USA warplanes in worldwide airspace. "North Korea's weapons program is a grave threat to the Asia-Pacific region and the entire global community". Trump also used the derisive reference to Kim in his speech to the U.N. (more...)
Apple's iPhone 8 Plus Apparently Costs $295 To Make Apple's iPhone 8 Plus Apparently Costs $295 To Make
- September 26, 2017

If turns out to be accurate, the iPhone x pre-orders will set a new record for a single smartphone model, regardless of the maker and the operating system. The iPhone 8 Plus components cost $288.08, while manufacturing adds a $7.36 for a total of $295.44. Some investors saw the tepid iPhone 8 debut as a sign that customers were holding out for the iPhone X , which boasts an edge-to-edge display and will sell in the U.S. (more...)
EPS for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) Expected At $0.50 EPS for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) Expected At $0.50
- September 26, 2017

They expect $0.50 EPS, down 5.66% or $0.03 from last year's $0.53 per share. Societe Generale downgraded FIAT CHRYSLER AUTOMOBILES (BIT:FCA) rating on Saturday, January 9. The stock volatility for week was 1.22% while for month was 1.60%. Since the beginning of the calendar year, the stock is 23.82%. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV is based in United Kingdom. (more...)
John Kelly is reportedly displeased with Trump's war against the NFL John Kelly is reportedly displeased with Trump's war against the NFL
- September 26, 2017

For those who believe in the flag and our anthem, they can show their respect outside of the field. "General John Kelly totally agrees w/ my stance on National Football League players and the fact that they should not be disrespecting our FLAG or GREAT COUNTRY!" Trump rejected CNN's assertion that he and Kelly were at odds on his National Football League tirades, calling it a "total lie", and insisting that Kelly "agrees [with] my stance on National Football League players". (more...)
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter revealed Mercedes-Benz Sprinter revealed
- September 26, 2017

Sprinter of the new generation of this time will be developed by efforts of experts of " Mercedes " and will not share nodes with the Volkswagen Crafter. The van will remain in production in Germany for other markets as well. The update will bring new driving assistance systems and connectivity services in combination with new telematics which, Daimler claims, "will bring a leap forward in efficiency for vehicle and fleet management". (more...)
Call of Duty: WWII open beta preloading has begun Call of Duty: WWII open beta preloading has begun
- September 26, 2017

Finally, it is important to point out that all of the players participating in the Open Beta of Call of Duty: WWII will be rewarded with the Beta Combat package once the complete game makes its debut. The open beta weekend kicks off on 29 September so there's plenty of time to get the files down to your PC via Steam. CPU: Intel Core i3 3225 or equivalent Memory: 8 GB RAM. (more...)
Microsoft targets businesses with new Windows 10 S laptops Microsoft targets businesses with new Windows 10 S laptops
- September 26, 2017

The Microsoft Ignite is now taking place in Florida, and the company has showcased a range of new and improved offerings, with a focus on how it is infusing cloud , AI and mixed reality across its product range. "With the new Windows 10 Enterprise in S mode, customers will be able to experience Windows 10 Enterprise with all the benefits of Windows 10 S - streamlined for security and low total cost of ownership", Microsoft notes . (more...)
671bhp Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Turbo S E-Hybrid launched 671bhp Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Turbo S E-Hybrid launched
- September 26, 2017

The Panamera Sport Turismo Turbo S E-Hybrid employs a 14.1kWh lithium-ion battery that can be recharged in 2.4 to 6 hours, depending on the power outlet it's connected. The interiors too are swathed in luxury with a giant 12.3-inch touchscreen in the centre of the dashboard as well as a set of screens flanking the large analogue clock in the instrument panel. (more...)
Red Hat earns $723mn in revenue in Q2, raises forecast Red Hat earns $723mn in revenue in Q2, raises forecast
- September 26, 2017

Subscription revenue in the quarter was 88 per cent of the total revenue. The fund purchased 2,665 shares of the open-source software company's stock, valued at approximately $255,000. Insiders own 0.66% of the company's stock. Over the past twelve months, Red Hat, Inc . Shares of Red Hat ( NYSE:RHT ) opened at 106.30 on Thursday. (more...)
'Battlegrounds' developer threatens 'further action' over new 'Fortnite' mode 'Battlegrounds' developer threatens 'further action' over new 'Fortnite' mode
- September 26, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is now available on PC. Bluehole is also upset that PUBG was mentioned during Fortnite's various promotional materials, which is a valid concern, but one also has to wonder if the company would feel a little miffed if Fortnite didn't use the name since it seemed at first Bluehole wanted to claim some sort of ownership over the Battle Royale mode. (more...)
Analysts Issue iRobot Corporation Price Target at $70.20
- September 26, 2017

It has outperformed by 31.53% the S&P500. The ratio turned negative, as 111 active investment managers increased or opened new stock positions, while 106 sold and decreased their equity positions in Irobot Corp . The firm earned "Underweight" rating on Friday, March 18 by JP Morgan. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in 2017 Q2. The industrial products business posted $0.27 EPS (EPS) for the period, topping analysts' average forecasts of ($0.28) by $0.55. (more...)
IFixit Apple Watch Series 3 Finds LTE with Series 2 Guts
- September 26, 2017

We have seen last week that Apple fans don't really pile up at Apple stores to buy the iPhone 8 and its larger sibling. Luckily, Apple considered people like me - the ones who do not know how to hold objects properly - so the new iPhone is made out of durable glass that should not break easily. (more...)
Martingale Asset Management LP Purchases New Holdings in NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Martingale Asset Management LP Purchases New Holdings in NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
- September 26, 2017

It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. THRM's SI was 1.58M shares in September as released by FINRA. Its down 9.58% from 5.84 million shares previously. The rating was maintained by M Partners on Tuesday, November 22 with "Buy". The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to "Outperform" on Wednesday, March 16. (more...)