Electronics

Electronics Amazon Wants to Add a Screen Onto a New Echo Device
Author: 0 Amazon Wants to Add a Screen Onto a New Echo Device

But apart from just selecting the right one, Echo Look's companion app also features additional capabilities like delivering a percentage rating of the particular outfits. As with any Echo device, you can setup Echo Look and manage settings for its Alexa features using the Alexa mobile app or web app . The Look uses computer vision to recognize the user and provide background blur to ensure that outfits "pop", the company says .

Electronics Uber Will Finally Let You Delete Your Account Without Begging
Author: 0 Uber Will Finally Let You Delete Your Account Without Begging

Uber will be rolling out the update in the next few weeks. So, don't open the Uber application for 30 days after deleting your account and all your data is gone for good. Today Uber announced the introduction of a Privacy Settings in its app. Now, you'll be able to permanently delete your account (and all corresponding data) from the Uber servers by going to the app's privacy settings.

Author: 0 Google CEO Sundar Pichai doubled his pay past year to $200 million

Google and its parent company, Alphabet , are performing consistently at the stock markets, reaching to a whopping $1000 per share! In a statement, Alphabet CFO Ruth Porat said , "Our excellent results represent a terrific start to 2017, with revenues up 22% versus the first quarter of 2016 and 24% on a constant currency basis".

Electronics Microsoft Confirms NSA Hacking Loophole Patched In Windows
Author: 0 Microsoft Confirms NSA Hacking Loophole Patched In Windows

Misner provided a chart of the exploits and of the updates that fixed them. Since then, the group released some of the vulnerabilities, but it kept majority to itself to make them available for auctions. Although, SWIFT has downplayed the breach saying it's not very significant and it had had no evidence of the main SWIFT network being ever accessed without authorization.

Electronics Spotify Hires a Group of Blockchain Developers
Author: 0 Spotify Hires a Group of Blockchain Developers

Now Spotify is bringing Brooklyn-based Mediachain to work in its NY office to "help further Spotify's journey toward a more fair, transparent, and rewarding music industry for creators and rights owners", according to a press release .

Electronics Bethesda Will Not Distribute Early Review Copies For Prey
Author: 0 Bethesda Will Not Distribute Early Review Copies For Prey

These shape-shifting aliens are mysterious and somehow, Morgan has to stop them from reaching Earth. The free demo lets you jump into the first hour of gameplay from Prey . Recommended specifications, meanwhile, are an Intel i7-2600K or AMD FX-8350 CPU , a GTX 970 4GB or AMD R9 290 4GB GPU , and 16 GB of RAM. The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are coming out this year near parity with the most modern of high-end gaming.

Electronics Here's How Project Scorpio Games Look in 4K vs 1080p
Author: 0 Here's How Project Scorpio Games Look in 4K vs 1080p

Spencer instead promised to deliver a Scorpio console that delivers "the best version of the console games on [any] television, whether [users] have a 1080p or a 4K television". Gaming is still a solid business for Microsoft even if it isn't seeing massive gains. The most recent projections suggest that the Xbox One has sold around 33 million units to date.

Electronics Latest Windows 10 Insider Preview Build Arrives with My People
Author: 0 Latest Windows 10 Insider Preview Build Arrives with My People

The main addition is My People, a feature the company originally talked about in October 2016 when announcing the Creators Update, but ultimately delayed to later this year. We fixed the issue where pressing F12 to open the Developer Tools in Microsoft Edge while F12 is open and focused may not return focus to the tab F12 is opened against, and vice-versa.

Electronics Dead Space 2 and 3 Now Backwards Compatible On Xbox One
Author: 0 Dead Space 2 and 3 Now Backwards Compatible On Xbox One

You can now play Cabela's Dangerous Hunts 2013, Cabela's Hunting Expeditions, Cabela's Survival: Shadows of Katmai, and Cabela's Alaskan Adventures on your Xbox One. The original Dead Space was previously added to the list and these sequels will bring EA's horror survival series back for more people to enjoy on their Xbox One.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8: The smartphone is available in France!

ON the back of strong first-quarter profits report , Samsung Electronics Co. announces it would not be bowing to pressure by activist investor Paul Elliot Singer to transfer to a holding company structure. It is likely to hit the market in August or September as previous devices are also unveiled in that particular range of time. Which includes Samsung's Note-line flagship.

Author: 0 Samsung posts biggest quarterly profit since 2013

Samsung's operating profit jumped 48 percent to 9.9 trillion won ($8.73 billion) matching the company's earlier guidance. Samsung has posted its best quarterly profits since 2013 with strong memory chip and display sale, despite Sliding mobile sales.

Electronics Samsung releases update that fixes the Galaxy S8's red display non-problem
Author: 0 Samsung releases update that fixes the Galaxy S8's red display non-problem

Some Samsung Galaxy S8 devices have had issues with red tint on the display, and now the company has officially released an update to fix it. South Korean customers were the first to get their hands on the Galaxy S8. September 9, 2016 - U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission urges Galaxy Note 7 users to stop using their phone. The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus phones may have a near bezel-free display on the front, but the rear section of the phones are still arguably a bit tiresome ...

Electronics Drip-feed tease of 2018 Hyundai Kona continues
Author: 0 Drip-feed tease of 2018 Hyundai Kona continues

Hyundai isn't giving much away with the new vehicle, with the images just giving a small preview of how the headlights and how the front end may look. Along with the latest T-GDi turbocharged petrol and CRDi diesel engines, the Hyundai Kona EV is on the to-do list, it is reported. Further information about the All-New Hyundai KONA will be released in the near future, with the official unveiling scheduled for summer 2017.

Electronics Microsoft Profits Rise Thanks To Cloud Gains But Falling Surface Sales Disappoint
Author: 0 Microsoft Profits Rise Thanks To Cloud Gains But Falling Surface Sales Disappoint

Intelligent Cloud : Cloud revenues rose 11 per cent at $6.8bn, driving largely by Azure growth. Premium services for Azure creates product differentiation and is where Microsoft can most easily achieve margin expansion. The Maersk group has partnered with Microsoft to use its cloud computing platform Azure as a single common platform shared by all its transport and logistics businesses.

Electronics Oregon wins distance medley without Cheserek at Penn Relays
Author: 0 Oregon wins distance medley without Cheserek at Penn Relays

Goldstein, who had finished fourth previous year in the 3,000-meter run at Penn Relays , was in second place to start the final lap of this mile run and forged her way into the lead. When the race was slow in the leadoff leg, I was concerned that they would just take off on her. Bella is more of a distance runner but I was just so impressed how she stuck her nose in there.

Author: 0 Pope Francis to celebrate Mass in Cairo on 2nd day of trip

There, he will meet privately with grand imam Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb, and participate in an worldwide peace conference Friday afternoon. Pope Francis is leaving a military run stadium in Cairo where he led Mass for some 15,000 Egyptian Catholics on the second and final day of a historic visit to Egypt , where Christians have been targeted by Islamic militants.

Electronics Japan's Abe says wants to resolve peace treaty issue with Russia
Author: 0 Japan's Abe says wants to resolve peace treaty issue with Russia

North Korea's missile tests are a threat to global peace and security and Britain will work with worldwide partners to maintain pressure on Pyongyang, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday. "Our nation resolutely can not recognize these repeated acts of provocation by North Korea", said Suga. "I requested the prime minister for her continued consideration to ensure the smooth operations of businesses including Japanese companies", Abe said.

Author: 0 France's Macron urges 'morally weak' rivals to unite against Le Pen

An Odoxa poll Friday showed 40 percent of Melenchon's supporters would back Macron, 41 percent would abstain and 19 percent would vote for Le Pen. French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has temporarily resigned from National Front (FN), which is known as a far-right political party.

Electronics Judge suspended for granting bail to former Up Minister
Author: 0 Judge suspended for granting bail to former Up Minister

Prajapati was earlier granted bail by a Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) court, Lucknow. Indications of the impending action came during the hearing of a petition in the high court on Friday wherein the bail to the tainted minister was challenged by the Yogi Adityanath government.

Electronics Model Sonika Chauhan killed, actor Vikram Chatterjee injured in car accident
Author: 0 Model Sonika Chauhan killed, actor Vikram Chatterjee injured in car accident

Kolkata: Popular Bengali televison actor Bikram Chatterjee's auto met with an accident on wee hours of Saturday. According to reports, Chattopadhya hit the divider and climbed on to the pavement on Rashbehahi Avenue. He had injuries on head, leg, and other parts of the body, the doctor said. On the other hand, Vikram who is now working in a bun ch of bengali soap has also tried his hands in the movies like " Khoj ", " Elar Char Adhyay " and " Ami Ar Amar Girlfriends ".

Author: 0 North Korea 'disrespected' China with missile test

Military analyst John Kirby said North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was sending another message to the U.S. and it allies including Australia, which it has threatened with nuclear attack. But the prospects for any more US money going there appeared bleak. Trump recently hosted President Xi Jinping for a Florida summit and has sometimes praised the Chinese leader for a newfound cooperation to crack down on North Korea and sometimes threatened a go-it-alone USA approach if Xi fails to deliver.

Electronics Dawood Ibrahim Critical, Say Media Reports. He's Fine, Says Chhota Shakeel
Author: 0 Dawood Ibrahim Critical, Say Media Reports. He's Fine, Says Chhota Shakeel

Reportedly, Dawood was last spotted on April 19 when he had attended a dinner party at his son-in-law's residence in Karachi, the report said citing intelligence agencies. News reports regarding the 61-year-old gangster's ill health have been doing the rounds since Friday. Miandad's son, Junaid, married Ibrahim's daughter, Mahrukh, in 2005.

Electronics Samsung posts impressive first-quarter profit
Author: 0 Samsung posts impressive first-quarter profit

It was its biggest quarterly net profit since the record third quarter of 2013. Its semiconductor business logged a record quarterly operating profit, 6.3 trillion won, up 140% from a year earlier, due to strong demand for smartphones and data centers.

Electronics Nintendo announces its new console - Nintendo 2DS XL for $149.99
Author: 0 Nintendo announces its new console - Nintendo 2DS XL for $149.99

N ew Nintendo 2DS XL video game system launched - The Nintendo 3DS family of portable game systems will soon be adding a new gaming device. Alongside the New Nintendo 2DS XL, Nintendo has announced the release of 2 new games for the 3DS family, " Miitopia " and "Hey!" As well as supporting 3DS games, the Nintendo 2DS XL will also support original DS titles, which means it'll support thousands of existing titles from day one.

Electronics France's Le Pen upstages rival Macron with stop at factory
Author: 0 France's Le Pen upstages rival Macron with stop at factory

Le Pen won 21.4 percent of the vote on Sunday to 23.9 percent for Macron, who is now projected to defeat her by a margin of about 20 points in the runoff. Poll surveys predict that he will defeat Le Pen by a wide margin as most of the candidates and parties ousted in the first round are likely to rally behind him to prevent a Le Pen presidency.

Author: 0 Is Baahubali 2 bigger & better than Baahubali?

One beauty and two beasts, conspiracy to acquire the kingdom, sacrifice for loved ones and much more. A few days back, some pro-Kannada organisations in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka had threatened to stall the release of the film over a comment made by one of the actors in the film Sathyaraj a few years back over the Cauvery issue between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.

Electronics Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.29
Author: 0 Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.29

Finally, Trellus Management Company LLC acquired a new position in shares of Advanced Micro Devices during the third quarter valued at approximately $691,000. AMD has been the subject of several research reports. If you are accessing this article on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and global trademark and copyright laws.

Electronics Amazon's new voice-enabled assistant will rate your outfits
Author: 0 Amazon's new voice-enabled assistant will rate your outfits

It has a 5 megapixel camera , which can sense depth, and hence darken the background to highlight outfits. You get one Echo Look device, of course, which comes with a screw-on base and standard tripod socket, 21W power adapter with a 7.9-foot cord, and a wall-mounting kit.

Electronics Northpointe Capital LLC Takes Position in Huntsman Co. (HUN)
Author: 0 Northpointe Capital LLC Takes Position in Huntsman Co. (HUN)

Teachers Advisors LLC owned about 0.22% of Huntsman worth $10,236,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The target implies a 12.46% spike from where the shares are now trading. The ex-dividend date was Monday, March 13th. The stock now has its Annual Dividend of $0 and an annual Dividend Yield of 0 Percent. Relative volume is ratio between current volume and 3-month average value, intraday adjusted.

Electronics HTC U 11's New Video Teaser Is All About The Squeeze
Author: 0 HTC U 11's New Video Teaser Is All About The Squeeze

We recently heard that the next HTC flagship smartphone would be called the HTC U 11 and now HTC has released a teaser video for the handset which is called "HTC Squeeze the Brilliant". The phone is rumoured to be the pinnacle of the HTC U series, which began with the launch of the U Ultra and U Play last month. Tipster Evan Blass via VentureBeat said that HTC U 11 will come in five different colour options - white, black, red, blue and silver.

Electronics Female dragonflies play dead to fool unwanted suitors
Author: 0 Female dragonflies play dead to fool unwanted suitors

A new study has found that female dragonflies drop out of the sky and pretend to be dead in the hopes of avoiding males. Dr Rassim Khelifa , lead author of the study who has studied dragonflies for 10 years, told New Scientist: 'I was surprised.

Electronics Scott Disick reveals he once proposed to Kourtney Kardashian
Author: 0 Scott Disick reveals he once proposed to Kourtney Kardashian

And besides, if there's one thing we know about the Kardashian girls, it's that they have each other's backs at all times - sisters before misters, after all! After a less-than-friendly start to their relationship, Scott Disick and Khloe Kardashian have served as great examples of how to get along with your in-laws - for years now, they've considered each other best friends! "It feels like the old days".

Electronics Acer goes bananas, launches 15 new products in one go
Author: 0 Acer goes bananas, launches 15 new products in one go

Acer Switch 3 and Switch 5 hands-on review: Amidst the slew of new Acer hardware unveiled at the company's annual global press conference in NY, we were introduced to two new 2-in-1s to carry the torch on from last year's Switch Alpha 12: the Switch 3 and Switch 5 .

Author: 0 Samsung starts software update for Galaxy S8 red-tinted screen

As we all know, the predecessor of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, the Galaxy Note 7, saw a very unfortunate demise. The company has stated that they have resolved the battery issues and are ready to release their next Note line flagship device.

Electronics Pope Francis arrives at Al-Azhar
Author: 0 Pope Francis arrives at Al-Azhar

On Friday, Francis is scheduled to begin a two-day pilgrimage to Egypt aimed at lifting the spirits of Christians in the Middle East, whose numbers have rapidly dwindled in recent decades due to war, displacement and emigration. He will address an global peace conference at al-Azhar, the world's foremost seat of Sunni Islamic theology, hosted by Ahmed al-Tayeb, the Grand Imam of the institution.

Electronics Trader Alert: Unusual Volume Spotted in Medical Transcription Billing, Corp. (NASDAQ:MTBC)
Author: 0 Trader Alert: Unusual Volume Spotted in Medical Transcription Billing, Corp. (NASDAQ:MTBC)

Developed J. Welles Wilder, the Relative Strength Index (RSI) is a momentum oscillator that measures the speed and change of price movements. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Analysts on average have given a price target of $1.85 to Medical Transcription Billing, Corp. Revenue is the amount of money that a company actually receives during a specific period, including discounts and deductions for returned merchandise.

Author: 0 Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is a Phenomenal Performer on the Switch

The Switch is Nintendo's fastest selling console of all time. In India, you can buy the game digitally or via independent game stores that will be retailing it in the range of Rs. Are you anxious about unsafe Target racing because of the Mario Kart carts? Originally, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is a Nintendo Wii U titles, but it isn't necessarily the best game on it.

Electronics Uber Self-Driving Car Exec Steps Aside During Google Lawsuit
Author: 0 Uber Self-Driving Car Exec Steps Aside During Google Lawsuit

In other words: Google/Waymo says Levandowski is helping Uber/Otto to cheat on self-driving tech; Uber/Otto says "nuh-uh"; a worker at Uber says that Google/Waymo has a valid point; and the man at the center of the debate, Levandowski, has chosen to stay out of it entirely.

Electronics Skoda Karoq - Yeti replacement to debut on May 18
Author: 0 Skoda Karoq - Yeti replacement to debut on May 18

Still, before we talk powertrains, let's run through the Karoq's appearance and dimensions. "The ŠKODA KAROQ impresses with its unique brand identity and a distinctive product identity and is introducing - alongside the typical ŠKODA strengths - the brand's new, emotive design language into the compact SUV segment", added Maier.

Author: 0 Samsung posts highest quarterly operating profit since 2013

But the firm's mobile business saw sales and profit slow with its first quarter operating profit at 2.07 trillion won, down by 47 percent from a year ago. Samsung said its facility investment came to 9.8 trillion won in the January-March period, with the chip and display businesses accounting for 5 trillion won and 4.2 trillion won, respectively.

Electronics Apple Music could transform into a video streaming app
Author: 0 Apple Music could transform into a video streaming app

Which is, perhaps, why there seems to be so much happening in Apple Music. Although Iovine is not giving away any details, people familiar with the matter have said two of the shows are about hip-hop labels Bad Boy Records and Cash Money Records and another is about music manager Clive Davis.

Electronics Domino's Pizza quarterly profit jumps 37.4 percent
Author: 0 Domino's Pizza quarterly profit jumps 37.4 percent

The share price of the company (NYSE:DPZ) was up +0.72%, with a high of 181.80 during the day and the volume of Domino's Pizza Inc shares traded was 915542. For the quarter ending Sep-17, 14 analysts have a mean sales target of 617.78 million whilst for the year ending Dec-17, 17 analysts have a mean target of 2,744.08 million.

Author: 0 Uber takes to the skies with next ride-hailing project

According to Uber , the Dallas-Fort Worth would be the first place in the USA selected for rolling out the small aircraft shuttles that could be used to meet the increasing demand across the region. This is not the first time flying cars have been predicted to make an appearance in Dubai. Uber , which announced its plans during the Elevate Summit in Texas on Tuesday, has linked up with Dallas-Forth Worth to offer the service.

Author: 0 LG Electronics' operating profit jumps 82 percent in Q1

Operating profit jumped 48 per cent from a year ago to 9.89 trillion won - also the biggest since the third quarter of 2013. LG's television business booked a 382 billion won profit, as higher panel costs were offset by growing demand for larger-sized televisions that offer bigger margins.

Electronics Tekken 7 Cuts Roger Jr. Animal Activism
Author: 0 Tekken 7 Cuts Roger Jr. Animal Activism

To save his pet, the man punched the kangaroo in the face and it sparked a whole slew of controversy on the internet. While most game developers are keen to ignore their complaints, one studio appears to have capitulated to the demands of animal liberation activists.

Electronics Acer's New Leap Ware Smartwatch Focuses On Fitness
Author: 0 Acer's New Leap Ware Smartwatch Focuses On Fitness

It looks a bit like the dearly departed Pebble Time Round, but does include a heart rate monitor and UV ray exposure sensor. MediaTek supplied the microchips for the Leap Ware smartwatch. As well, this watch has a built-in LED light, which is highly convenient for finding that pen you drop under the desk or your vehicle keys in a dark auto, etc.

Electronics Twitter reports 6 pct increase in monthly active users
Author: 0 Twitter reports 6 pct increase in monthly active users

Twitter didn't report the actual usage, just the percentage growth. However, that's still well below the 52-week high of $25.25 per share. Evercore ISI reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $17.00 price target on shares of Twitter in a research note on Friday, January 6th.