Technology


Man wanted by police turns self in after lost Facebook challenge Man wanted by police turns self in after lost Facebook challenge
- October 17, 2017

Authorities explain they'd put out a warrant for 21-year-old Michael Martin Zaydel's arrest after he drove while drunk, thus violating his probation, last year, reports the Daily Mail. He still was sentenced to 39 days in jail Tuesday, a day after walking into the Redford Township police department. Zaydel said he is surprised by how many people shared the FB post, and police admitted the same. (more...)
Large Number Of Android Devices Vulnerable To Wi-Fi Attack Large Number Of Android Devices Vulnerable To Wi-Fi Attack
- October 17, 2017

Microsoft released security updates on October 10th and customers who have Windows Update enabled and applied the security updates, are protected automatically. It stems from the Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2) protocol, which is created to keep the network secure. The relatively new exploit can allegedly empower hackers to survey Wi-Fi traffic between multiple devices and their internet access point, like wireless routers. (more...)
Google Calendar gets new business features Google Calendar gets new business features
- October 17, 2017

For more detail on changes, check out this post . "Employees can simply hover over the room name in Calendar when they want to book a space, and a hovercard will pop up with details about the conference location and resources". Anyone who has struggled to juggle multiple calendars will be pleased to find that a multi-calendar view makes it possible to see them side-by-side in columns. (more...)
Razer Blade Stealth Updated With Quadcore Processor Razer Blade Stealth Updated With Quadcore Processor
- October 17, 2017

That's right, there's a second generation of Razer's graphics card housing. Razer says this provides a more fluid gameplay experience. Included are four USB 3.0 ports as well as a single Gigabit Ethernet port. The Blade Stealth has been praised for its slim footprint and it retains impressive smallness with huge power. Of course, the materials used are always top notch, and for the starting price of $1699USD, they'd better use good materials. (more...)
Hackers stole information on Windows vulnerabilities from Microsoft in 2013
- October 17, 2017

The report is embarassing for Microsoft, which a year ago criticised the US' National Security Administration (NSA) for "hoarding" secret vulnerabilities so that it could use them to infiltrate computer systems. To be fair, Microsoft could have been keeping the breach a secret in an effort not to alert potential attackers of its database full of vulnerabilities. (more...)
The trailer for Assassin's Creed The trailer for Assassin's Creed
- October 17, 2017

He finishes with "I am not an army". I'm not a man. Check it out for yourself below. Assassin's Creed: Origins is out October 27 for Xbox One , PlayStation 4 and PC and casts players in the role of Bayek, a Medjay caught in the crossroads of a feud between Pharoah Ptolemy XIII and his sister, Cleopatra. (more...)
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA): Interesting Series Of Developments Taking Place Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA): Interesting Series Of Developments Taking Place
- October 17, 2017

It has underperformed by 17.22% the S&P500. Todd Asset Management Llc decreased On Semiconductor Corp (ONNN) stake by 44,306 shares to 2.97M valued at $41.75M in 2017Q2. Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA ) declined -1.15% and closed its last trading session at $178.45. Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA ) performance during the last one year upgraded 74.69 percent, while its year to date (YTD) performance showed a positive trend of 103.22 percent. (more...)
Simple and Latest Rangoli Designs for Diwali 2017 Simple and Latest Rangoli Designs for Diwali 2017
- October 17, 2017

Diwali means "rows of lighted lamps" and also known as the festival of lights. There are many kinds of rangoli designs which people make every year to mark the arrival of the festival and to immerse in the live, positive spirit of celebrating Diwali . (more...)
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (CDNS) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday
- October 17, 2017

The company presently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of $35.60. In other Cadence Design Systems news, VP James J. Cowie sold 5,036 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 24th. (more...)
New Monster 821 'first of five' for Ducati in 2018 New Monster 821 'first of five' for Ducati in 2018
- October 17, 2017

The fuel tank has been redesigned on the 821 and is borrowed from the larger Monster 1200 , carrying a similar lock opening mechanism from the original M900. The suspension system comprises 43 mm United States dollars front forks and an adjustable monoshock unit at the rear, while braking performance includes 320 mm dual front discs with M4-32 calipers and a 245 mm single disc at the rear. (more...)
Wolfenstein II ramps up anti-Nazi marketing Wolfenstein II ramps up anti-Nazi marketing
- October 17, 2017

After Wolfenstein: The New Order which came out in 2014, this is the eighth main title in the Wolfenstein franchise. However, the game quickly became a mega-hit, garnering several Game of the Year awards and reviving a series that had been dormant for some time. (more...)
Is Nokia 7 coming first in China?
- October 17, 2017

We reached the author of the post to ask what it exactly means (as Google Translate gave me nonsense translation) and he said "qi" refers to number 7 in Chinese and not the popular "qi" wireless charging. The phone would feature a dual rear camera designed by Carl-Zeiss. Since there is no any confirmation regarding the new phone, we can't expect anything as of this current time. (more...)
What Are Analysts Report About Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NAK) What Are Analysts Report About Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NAK)
- October 17, 2017

Welles Wilder. This check is giving Bullish indication for investors. The general interpretation of the ATR is the higher the ATR value, the higher the volatility. Used as a coincident indicator, the CCI reading above +100 would reflect strong price action which may signal an uptrend. Amid volatile financial markets and the presidential election, various investment brokerages have made amendments to their price targets and ratings on shares of Northern Dynasty Minerals, Ltd. (more...)
Google unveils new security protections in Chrome Google unveils new security protections in Chrome
- October 17, 2017

If you pay a visit to the Security Checkup page you'll see an overview of Google's assessment of third-party access to your data, settings on your mobile devices, and more. Chrome already offers warnings for potentially risky sites or files, but it is presently unable to cope with new phishing sites that are created as quite simply, the quickest scanners don't warn people in time. (more...)
Greenpeace Faults Many Tech Giants For Environment Impact
- October 17, 2017

It said tech companies' manufacturing processes are not as environmentally friendly as their innovative images might suggest. The report details the hidden cost behind what may be the most sought-after and celebrated consumer products in the 21st century: mobile computing devices like smartphones and tablet computers. (more...)
Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday
- October 17, 2017

The stock decreased 0.53% or $0.18 on October 13, reaching $34.01. About shares traded. Trinity Industries Inc (NYSE:TRN) has risen 58.76% since October 17, 2016 and is uptrending. 106.30 million shares or 2.16% more from 104.05 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Trinity Industries Inc (NYSE:TRN) on Friday, September 30 with "Hold" rating. (more...)
Sony Is Releasing A Nintendo Switch Game Sony Is Releasing A Nintendo Switch Game
- October 17, 2017

Developed by Japanese indie studio Area 35, Tiny Metal features grid-based battles with a dynamic 3D camera swooping in and out of the action. The announcement is interesting as it sounds like Sony Music has just discovered the indie games market, as well as the massive issues of discoverability that are plaguing the games space right now. (more...)
Google Maps Shows Walking Distance As Calories And People Are Pissed
- October 17, 2017

Users also pointed out that the information could be triggering for people with eating disorders. Google told Buzzfeed that it was a test feature for iPhone users only, and has now been removed due to "strong user feedback". Or Google could embellish the feature to take into account details about the user's health, including general factors like age, weight, and gender. The reasoning was that calories are an abstract number to many people, and displaying them as cupcake equivalents would ... (more...)
Putin signs decree to impose restrictions on Pyongyang Putin signs decree to impose restrictions on Pyongyang
- October 17, 2017

The document, spanning nearly 40 pages, specifies certain punitive measures that were introduced in 2007. The president also instructed to deprive North Korean ships of state registration in Russian Federation should vessels be involved in the implementation of the North Korean nuclear program. (more...)
Microsoft's new MacBook Pro competitor, the Surface Book 2: Specs, pricing, availability Microsoft's new MacBook Pro competitor, the Surface Book 2: Specs, pricing, availability
- October 17, 2017

The surprise launch of the original Surface Book back in 2015 might have left critics thunderstruck, but it hasn't transformed the computer market like its slimmer sister, the Surface Pro. Intel's latest 8th-generation processors are responsible, though there's a lingering 7th-gen for the entry-level machine. If you do opt for a higher-end 13in with an i7, it will be an 8th generation chip but the GPU is the NVIDIA GTX 1050 with 2GB of GDDR5 of memory as opposed to the 15in version 1060 GPU ... (more...)
Symantec Taps Microsoft Azure for Norton Security Products
- October 17, 2017

While it may be more accurate to refer to the map as a table, it does offer a straightforward comparison of Azure and AWS services, which can come in handy if you are overwhelmed by the number of cloud services available . Microsoft's Cloud Services Map covers 13 distinct categories, including big data, compute , databases and storage . In some cases, Azure offers a solution that AWS doesn't, like the DevTest Labs app-testing service. (more...)
Portrait Mode Coming Soon on The Samsung Galaxy S8's Camera Portrait Mode Coming Soon on The Samsung Galaxy S8's Camera
- October 17, 2017

The screen features a high-sensitivity mode that allows you to use the tablet with gloves on. Under the hood, the device is powered by a 1.6GHz Exynos 7880 chipset along with 3GB of RAM and 16GB of on-board storage space. The Galaxy Tab Active 2 comes with an S Pen stylus. It features a physical home button, which doubles up as a fingerprint scanner . The South Korean company has launched the Galaxy Tab Active 2 rugged tablet. (more...)
World's Lowest Mileage McLaren F1 Is A Collector's Dream World's Lowest Mileage McLaren F1 Is A Collector's Dream
- October 17, 2017

The auto is showroom fresh; the exterior protective film still intact and the interior draped in its original covers - it's a time warp back to the McLaren factory floor in 1997. Then there are the extras. Other special-order parts include a carbon-backed driver's seat with yellow inserts, as well as the hand-painted signature of designer Gordon Murray on the rear flank. (more...)
Ford Details Michelin Pilot Sport 4 S Tires for 2018 Mustang GT
- October 17, 2017

Mustang enthusiasts are excited experience the thrill of Ford's high-tech 2018 Mustang GT that's equipped with a 460 horsepower 5.0L engine and backed by either the improved six-speed manual or 10-speed automatic. "We took everything we learned at the track, including feedback from professional drivers, to create a tire custom-tuned for Mustang GT", Gary Swingle, Michelin tire engineer, said in a statement. (more...)
Polestar unveils its first vehicle - the Polestar 1 Polestar unveils its first vehicle - the Polestar 1
- October 17, 2017

A world-first for the Polestar 1 is the Öhlins Continuously Controlled Electronic Suspension, which is the base chassis and is paired with a carbon fibre body to keep weight down and lower the centre of gravity for improved cornering. Combined, the Polestar 1's total power and torque outputs are 592bhp and 737lb ft. Sourced from Akebono, the Polestar 1 has 6-piston calipers and 400-millimeter discs with weight distribution of 48F:52R for best performance and ride handling. (more...)
Xbox One's Next Big Update is Now Rolling Out Xbox One's Next Big Update is Now Rolling Out
- October 17, 2017

Add your favorite games, friends, Xbox Live Gold, Xbox Game Pass, and more directly to your Home screen with a new concept that we call blocks. Do you want more? Some games will begin to allow you to download 4K content, so if you're using an external hard drive you can prepare a bunch of Xbox One X-enabled games ready for its release on 7th November. (more...)
Moto X4 India launch finally set for November 13 Moto X4 India launch finally set for November 13
- October 17, 2017

Moto X4 supports both Alexa and Google Assistant as well. Moto X4 is the flagship smartphone under the Moto moniker and boasts of a premium metal and glass design. It can also be noted here that there is an Android One variant of the Moto X4 in the U.S. which doesn't have Amazon Alexa as an optional smart assistant along with Moto's tweaks. (more...)
Android co-creator's startup sued over connector technology Android co-creator's startup sued over connector technology
- October 17, 2017

Keyssa might not be a familiar name to many, but records show that it has been working on a certain type of wireless communication technology since 2009. So what could happen to Andy Rubin's creation? In a statement to Reuters , a representative from Keyssa wrote, "Keyssa has not been compensated for Essential's use of this guidance and know-how. (more...)
Adobe urges users patch Flash after malware attack; shares
- October 17, 2017

Adobe Flash may be on its way out , but apparently, its goodbye tour is going to be marred by security issues just as the software has for most of its existence . "There is also an interest in worldwide activists and think-tanks", the company said . This newest attack, which was tracked and reported by Kaspersky Labs , targeted users primarily in the Middle East, with clear political motivations. (more...)
Download: Huawei Mate 10 And Mate 10 Pro Wallpapers Download: Huawei Mate 10 And Mate 10 Pro Wallpapers
- October 17, 2017

Apple introduced its own AI-powered processor - the A11 Bionic - alongside the iPhone 8 and upcoming iPhone X last month, while Samsung and other Android smartphones now support virtual assistants created to understand and respond to voice commands. (more...)