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Electronics It's Amazing When Nothing Holds You Back\ New Nissan LEAF
Author: 0 It's Amazing When Nothing Holds You Back\ New Nissan LEAF

We've got high hopes, then, for the new Leaf - and this teaser shot released today suggests the carmaker could be onto a victor with the 2018 model. Since the new Leaf is lower to the ground it will also have better stability at high speeds and when it encounters strong crosswinds.

Electronics Kennedy Center to honor two prominent Trump critics
Author: 0 Kennedy Center to honor two prominent Trump critics

The annual award for lifetime achievement is now in its 40th year, and in addition to LL, Lionel Richie , Gloria Estefan , Norman Lear , and Carmen de Lavallade will be recognized. "It is more important now than ever that we stand up for artists, for artistic expression, and for the valiant fight that artists fight to reveal the wonder and oneness of the human spirit".

Electronics Hubble Finds 'Hot Jupiter' Exoplanet Has Glowing Atmosphere Of Water
Author: 0 Hubble Finds 'Hot Jupiter' Exoplanet Has Glowing Atmosphere Of Water

The researchers analyzed how different molecules in the stratosphere react to particular wavelengths of light. WASP-121b is a so-called "hot Jupiter" and takes just 1.3 days to orbit WASP-121 . Using data from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope , an worldwide team of scientists led by the University of Exeter has found that the upper atmosphere of exoplanet WASP-121b is as hot as boiling iron, indicating that it's stratified in a manner similar to Earth.

Electronics Al Gore's Home Uses 21x More Energy Than Average US Household
Author: 0 Al Gore's Home Uses 21x More Energy Than Average US Household

According to the National Center for Public Policy Research , " Gore guzzles more electricity in one year than the average American family uses in 21 years ". He said that Gore may portray himself a "religious prophet" for environmentalism, but he doesn't walk the walk. His 33 solar panels cost an estimated $60,000, for example, and yet they provide less than 6% of his monthly energy use.

Electronics India's Sensex drops; Lenders drag as RBI disappoints
Author: 0 India's Sensex drops; Lenders drag as RBI disappoints

Market breadth was in the favour of losers, with about 2 stocks declining to every 1 stock that advanced. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dropped 0.6 percent, with South Korea's tech-heavy Kospi index on course to drop 1.6 percent.

Electronics WannaCry ransomware bitcoins on the move
Author: 0 WannaCry ransomware bitcoins on the move

While cybersecurity experts advised victims not to pay the ransom money, apparently many did pay up to get their data back. WannaCry hackers were paid £108,000 in Bitcoin by affected computer. It's probably no coincidence that the hackers waited until after the bitcoin split to cash out, as it saw them make an extra 20 per cent or so on top of the $140,000 worth of bitcoin they had extorted, Quartz reports .

Electronics Alright
Author: 0 Alright "Boom Boom" Beginning For Spyder

Two days backs, Makers release the single song titled Boom Boom teaser which already crossed 1 million views on youtube. AR Murugadoss directs Spyder , and it stars Superstar Mahesh Babu , Rakul Preet Singh , and SJ Suryah in the lead.

Author: 0 'GTA 5' Space Mod to take players into space?

Despite being almost four years old, Grand Theft Auto Online continues to grow in popularity with Take-Two Interactive announcing that the online mode has just had its best ever money-making quarter. In an interview with GamesIndustry.biz , Zelnick shared that while he does have high hopes for " Red Dead Redemption 2 ", he does not think it can be on the same context as " GTA Online ".

Electronics Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Release Still Unconfirmed, Platform
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Release Still Unconfirmed, Platform "Excites" Take Two

In response to a question about if Take-Two thinks that Red Dead Redemption could slow down the revenue generated by GTA Online, CEO Strauss Zelnick replied that the company doesn't view the games as competitors. It's a big market. It's a core market, a predominantly digital market. Rockstar parent company Take-Two has a very high opinion of the PC market and the opportunities it provides, but it's still playing coy when asked if Red Dead Redemption 2 is coming to PC.

Electronics Facebook To Step Up Fact-checking
Author: 0 Facebook To Step Up Fact-checking

As one of the largest social media platforms on the planet, Facebook has a responsibility to its users to make sure that they are safeguarded, but gets into a hard situation if they start dictating what content is classified as "fake". The company said in a statement on its website it will start using updated machine learning to detect possible hoaxes and send them to fact checkers, potentially showing fact-checking results under the original article.

Author: 0 Share Rating Recap: Nokia Corp (NOK)

Wells Fargo & Company reissued a "market perform" rating on shares of Nokia Corporation in a report on Friday, June 16th. The corporation has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price objective of €6.00 ($7.06). Average estimation for the current quarter has been provided by 11 analysts. In the latest earnings report the EPS was $-0.09 and is projected to be $0.26 for the current year with 5,651,797,000 shares outstanding.

Electronics IPhone 8 set to come with new Smart Camera feature
Author: 0 IPhone 8 set to come with new Smart Camera feature

These leaks, hidden in the HomePod firmware, were probably unintentional. READ: What Is Apple iPhone 8's "Home Indicator" Which May Replace Proprietary Button? It's worth noting that the feature is said to be incomplete because pearl is mentioned under presentation and not authentication.

Electronics Los Angeles reaches deal to host 2028 Games
Author: 0 Los Angeles reaches deal to host 2028 Games

Los Angeles had been in a race with Paris to follow Tokyo 2020 as the 2024 host with the victor to be named by the International Olympic Committee on September 13 in Lima. IOC President Thomas Bach called the arrangement "a golden opportunity". The IOC said it would make contributions to the Los Angeles organizing committee worth $1.8 billion.

Electronics Runic Games give Hob a release date
Author: 0 Runic Games give Hob a release date

Hob , the third title by Runic Games , launches September 26. PC pre-orders will include a 10 percent discount. Hob is described as a vibrant, suspenseful action-adventure game set on a stunning and brutal world in disarray, in which players delve into the mysteries around them and discover a planet in peril.

Electronics Samsung's new SM-G9298 flip phone comes with two screens & 12MP camera
Author: 0 Samsung's new SM-G9298 flip phone comes with two screens & 12MP camera

Although unconfirmed, the device likely won't make it to Western Markets. Similar to the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, the flip phone does not come with a dedicated button for Samsung's Bixby. There are many sensors on board, some of which include an acceleration sensor, a gyroscope, and a barometric pressure sensor. Other features include a multi-function configurable hotkey, S Voice, Samsung Pay , and a Secure Folder.

Electronics Xiaomi Global Smartphone Shipments Grew 58 Percent Year-on-Year: Strategy Analytics
Author: 0 Xiaomi Global Smartphone Shipments Grew 58 Percent Year-on-Year: Strategy Analytics

Xiaomi came in fifth, posting an annual growth of 58% and moving 23.2 million units. Hinting that the popularity of the latest flagship remains undiminished, Samsung's mobile division chief Koh Dong-jin said in a media event in Taiwan in July that the cumulative sales of the S8 is 15 percent higher than that of the preceding Galaxy S7 within three months since the March 11 release a year ago.

Electronics Apple reports revenue rise as customers eye anniversary iPhone
Author: 0 Apple reports revenue rise as customers eye anniversary iPhone

This is the first time Apple's tablet sales have grown year-over-year since 2013 and can be attributed to the two new Pro models and $ 329 iPad launched earlier in 2017. Apple reported that the iPad sales were up 15 percent from a year ago. The company is projecting that they will make anywhere between $49 billion to $52 billion, which is higher than the $45.4 billion that they made in the previous quarter.

Author: 0 LG V30 to ditch secondary display screen

The LG V30 won't just be its first OLED smartphone, it is also the first FullVision OLED display. Pretty much what it does now on the LG V10 and V20, but there's no telling where the "floating bar" will be placed. The company also teased the low-half of the V30's display panel confirming the device will come with Gorilla Glass 5 glass shield, very thin bezels around the edges and will not have any physical button at the bottom.

Electronics Facebook is changing its News Feed to favor websites that load faster
Author: 0 Facebook is changing its News Feed to favor websites that load faster

Facebook announced Wednesday it will lower the ranking of a web page appearing in News Feed if Facebook's technology detects it will load slowly. Since Facebook is now following Google in favouring faster sites, publishers that are struggling to modernise their infrastructure could be trapped in a cycle of decline.

Electronics PlayStation 4 is Winning the Console Wars and It's Not Even Close
Author: 0 PlayStation 4 is Winning the Console Wars and It's Not Even Close

The Japanese electronics and entertainment giant's operating profit almost tripled to 157.61 billion yen to hit a record high on a first-quarter basis. Sony said it is on course to achieve a sales target of 18 million for the year through March. G&NS segment pulled in 348.1 billion yen ($3.15 billion), up 5.2% year-over-year.

Electronics Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Touches a New 52-Week High
Author: 0 Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Touches a New 52-Week High

The stock declined 0.79% or $1.18 reaching $148.32 per share. Ironsides Asset Advisors Llc decreased Apple Inc (AAPL) stake by 11.59% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Oppenheimer maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $155 target in Friday, September 11 report. Since February 3, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 18 insider sales for $109.63 million activity.

Electronics YouTube Implementing Limited State Censorship On Religious, Supremacist Content
Author: 0 YouTube Implementing Limited State Censorship On Religious, Supremacist Content

Our machine learning systems are faster and more effective than ever before. Additionally flagged videos won't be monetized, and will have key features removed including likes, comments, and suggested videos. The move was part of a four-pronged strategy to combat the spread of such content online following a brand safety crisis earlier on this year, during which giants like M&S, the Guardian and the United Kingdom government pulled ad spend from YouTube and the Google Display Network ...

Electronics Former Northwestern, Notre Dame coach Ara Parseghian dies at 94
Author: 0 Former Northwestern, Notre Dame coach Ara Parseghian dies at 94

Parseghian retired after the 1974 season having compiled a 95-17-4 record at Notre Dame and became a broadcaster, calling games for ABC and CBS until 1988. "Ara was an exceptional human being, in both his professional life and his private life", Page said in a tweet from Fighting Irish Athletics. Ara Parseghian, center, poses with Notre Dame quarterback Joe Theismann, left, and defense tackle Mike McCoy in 1969.

Electronics Xbox One X Consoles Going To Lucky Taco Bell Eaters
Author: 0 Xbox One X Consoles Going To Lucky Taco Bell Eaters

The marketing collaboration will give U.S. gaming fans who purchase the new "Steak Quesarito" $5 box the opportunity to win the new Xbox One X console, which will be released in November. The Xbox Wireless Controller - Patrol Tech Special Edition is the second controller in our Tech series and is inspired by military technology and performance patterns found in airborne navy patrol units.

Electronics Cooking gas cheaper by Rs 25 per cylinder
Author: 0 Cooking gas cheaper by Rs 25 per cylinder

The government's recent decision to allow public sector oil marketing companies (OMC) to increase the price of subsidised LPG by ₹4 per month instead of two rupees a month earlier will hasten the price deregulation process, rating agency ICRA said on Tuesday.

Electronics PSA completes deal for Vauxhall and Opel
Author: 0 PSA completes deal for Vauxhall and Opel

GM and its European operations will not sever ties completely. Michelle Wen , Group Supply Chain Management Network Director at Vodafone Procurement, will be joining the Opel leadership team effective September 1replacing Katherine Worthen now Vice President Purchasing and Supply Chain.

Electronics [Report] Facebook is working on a video chat device
Author: 0 [Report] Facebook is working on a video chat device

The unannounced device will come complete with the company's very own voice assistant which would compete with Alexa and Siri, which will be featured in the video chat device as well. 'I'm optimistic that technology can help, that new hardware platforms can chip away at false choices.' Dugan said, giving an example and explaining how her relationship with her mother was improved through daily phone calls on her way to a coffee shop.

Author: 0 'Game Of Thrones' Discussion: Five Questions About 'The Queen's Justice'

The Queen's Justice is not about one queen, but two . Cersei's better half went to visit the Queen of Thorns, and the old lady knew what that meant: Her time on this earth was nearly over. Meanwhile, he brokered a deal between Jon Snow and Dany when hopes of an alliance were all but dashed. With the storyline not pausing for a second, one could expect merely one more slow episode before we hurtle towards the finale.

Electronics Sony acquiring Flower Mound-based Funimation for $143 million
Author: 0 Sony acquiring Flower Mound-based Funimation for $143 million

In a statement , Sony said it was buying the majority stake in Funimation at $143 million, putting the anime distributor at an approximate value of $150 million. The company already owns Aniplex, an anime production company which subsidizes A-1 Pictures ( Fairy Tail, Sword Art Online ). On Tuesday, upper management said at the earnings press conference at Sony's Tokyo headquarters that "there are hundreds of Marvel characters; we will be proactively leveraging such IP going forward", ...

Electronics EA will merge BioWare Montreal with Motive Studios
Author: 0 EA will merge BioWare Montreal with Motive Studios

There is a report circulating the internet suggesting that EA has put Mass Effect on hold but, that does not mean that Bioware has stopped supporting the game as Mass Effect Andromeda update 1 .10 is now live. What is clear is that EA has merged BioWare Montreal with Motive Studios: but what that means going forward will require us to just sit back and see.

Electronics Stevie Wonder to Headline Global Citizen Festival
Author: 0 Stevie Wonder to Headline Global Citizen Festival

The annual Global Citizen Festival always pulls through with legendary names on their concert line-up, and this year is certainly no exception. Green Day lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong said: "We're grateful to be a part of this year's Global Citizen Festival".

Electronics Earnings look ahead - Apple
Author: 0 Earnings look ahead - Apple

Reilly Financial Advisors LLC reduced its position in shares of Apple Inc . Twelve analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, forty-one have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. In other Apple news, SVP D Bruce Sewell sold 67,500 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, May 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $147.98, for a total transaction of $11,098,500.00.

Electronics Amazon Echo Hack: Malware Attack Can Listen Through Microphone
Author: 0 Amazon Echo Hack: Malware Attack Can Listen Through Microphone

You can now control Fire TV and Fire TV Stick streamers by giving commands to an Amazon Echo or Amazon Echo Dot . Following a full examination of the process running on the device and the associated scripts, MWR's researchers investigated how the audio media was being passed and buffered between the processes and the tools used to do so.

Electronics Pokemon Go: Will Articuno Ever Return to Gyms?
Author: 0 Pokemon Go: Will Articuno Ever Return to Gyms?

The event was complete disaster as it had a lot of technical issues that Niantic needs to deal with to ensure that events in the future do not fail. There were problems of cellular data congestion and server issues at the event, which made it impossible for several attendees to even log into the game .

Electronics How To:
Author: 0 How To: "Upgrade" to Windows 10 S

This will be great news for those who've held-back from employing WSL as a mainline toolset: You'll now be able to leverage WSL as a day-to-day developer toolset, and become ever more productive when building, testing, deploying, and managing your apps and systems on Windows 10 .

Electronics HP dresses up its VR backpacks for business
Author: 0 HP dresses up its VR backpacks for business

The company is no stranger to VR backpacks. " Virtual reality is changing the way people learn, communicate and create ", said Xavier Garcia , vice president and general manager at Z Workstations. Handling graphics processing duties is an NVIDIA Quadro P5200 with 16GB of GDDR5. With all the high specs, you will have to pay $3299 for the entry-level variant of the Z VR Backpack.

Electronics Super NES Classic Edition Pre-Orders Going Live This Month
Author: 0 Super NES Classic Edition Pre-Orders Going Live This Month

Thus, potential buyers have been anxiously anticipating the ability to pre-order the system. Nintendo said on Facebook that it plans to open SNES Classic pre-orders "late this month". On top of that, a "significant amount of additional systems" will be made available at retailers on launch day and will continue to be supplied throughout the year.

Electronics Nokia 8 Pricing Details Emerge: 520 Euros
Author: 0 Nokia 8 Pricing Details Emerge: 520 Euros

It is worth noting that Nokia 3 is only HMD Global's smartphone for purchase in India, though the company had announced the Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 smartphones as well but are yet to go on sale. Indian Users of Nokia 3 will also get the update of the latest Android operating system. It comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage, which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card support.

Electronics Former Google executive touts iPhone 7 to have the best camera
Author: 0 Former Google executive touts iPhone 7 to have the best camera

A former senior executive of Google has said that Android cameras are " years behind" the iPhone, adding on that the recent iPhone 7 has proved that the era of the DSLR may slowly be fading away. Vic Gundotra , former vice president at Google who headed its mobile efforts from 2007-2010 and once had claimed that Android is a better option than Apple because of it being open-source, has now changed his thinking.

Electronics Modi to Meet CMs of Northeast States Today to Review Situation
Author: 0 Modi to Meet CMs of Northeast States Today to Review Situation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reassured everyone in the state of Gujarat that all help available was being provided through his radio show on Sunday in Gujarat. But in many states across the country, the rains frequently cause rivers to overflow and flooding forces millions into temporary camps, devastates standing crops, destroys homes and exposes people to diseases such as diarrhoea.

Electronics Motorola announces G5S and G5S Plus
Author: 0 Motorola announces G5S and G5S Plus

In terms of camera , it is expected to mount a dual 13MP main camera - one with a primary full-colour range and f/1.7 aperture, and the other with black-and-white range and f/2.0 aperture, and an 8MP front-snapper. They are also charged via Micro-USB rather than USB Type-C but fast charging is available on the G5 Plus, G5S and G5S Plus, while the G5 is compatible with the company's rapid charger.

Electronics Resident Evil: Revelations and Revelations 2 coming to Nintendo Switch in 2017
Author: 0 Resident Evil: Revelations and Revelations 2 coming to Nintendo Switch in 2017

One of the better and more forgotten Nintendo 3DS games was Resident Evil Revelations . Resident Evil series is all set to make its debut on Nintendo Switch . The games will be made available at retail across North America as a combo pack dubbed Resident Evil: Revelations Collection. Capcom says those versions will feature "a smoother 1920x1080 resolution, an improved framerate, increased environmental detail and refined creature movement".

Author: 0 Google Daydream Support Arrives For Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8+

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 + already support Gear VR, which is powered by Facebook's Oculus. Therefore, do not fret if you are unable to see the Daydream app on your S8 or S8 Plus just yet. Google recently announced plans to launch a standalone VR experience via headsets that won't require a phone or tethered PC to work. At the time of the announcement, Google confirmed that at least eight hardware partners would be building Daydream-ready phones, including: Samsung, HTC, LG, ...

Electronics Sony Records $1.43 Billion In Profit From April To June 2017
Author: 0 Sony Records $1.43 Billion In Profit From April To June 2017

Sony even took a almost $1 billion write-down at its movie unit a year ago. Sony, however, noted that it would have increased by 1% under constant currency. Operating income decreased 26.3 billion yen year-on-year to 17.7 billion yen. Lower hardware prices wasn't the only contributing factor here, however, as Sony also noted "the absence of the significant contribution of a highly profitable first-party software title" compared to the same period previous year.

Electronics Tesla Model 3 makes world premiere
Author: 0 Tesla Model 3 makes world premiere

Boss Elon Musk was on hand to explain the finer details of the auto in front of an audience of Tesla employees who helped to build the Model 3 . Deliveries kicked off Friday night with the company's usual amount of fanfare. Musk revealed that the 3 has all the hardware needed for full autonomy as the Autopilot system featured in the Model S and X has been further developed.