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Electronics Niantic is hosting a new event for Pokemon Go
Author: 0 Niantic is hosting a new event for Pokemon Go

Now, with Niantic getting into the groove in terms of developing updates we can finally start to really enjoy their new events . The Equinox Event will run from 1:00PM PDT on September 22, which is the first day of fall, to 1:00PM PDT on October 2.

Electronics Malware Found in Piriform's Popular file cleanup software
Author: 0 Malware Found in Piriform's Popular file cleanup software

Two versions of the program were modified illegally before they were released to the public, Piniform said. Piriform said in a blog post today that a "rogue server" configured to receive stolen data has been shut down and that "other potential servers are out of the control of the attacker".

Electronics Apple shares fall lower amid some criticism of Apple Watch 3
Author: 0 Apple shares fall lower amid some criticism of Apple Watch 3

Unlike previous versions of the watch, it has cellular network connectivity built in. The new Apple Watch is expected to debut in India on September 29. But, when I went for walks with just the watch, it was pretty fun. "You won't replace your iPhone with a Watch because it just doesn't last long enough".

Electronics The hidden change on Apple's new iOS 11 that's infuriating users
Author: 0 The hidden change on Apple's new iOS 11 that's infuriating users

The main controls for Bluetooth and Wi-Fi on Apple's newly launched iOS 11 software can not actually be used to turn those features off. With the device set to ship Friday, Apple has admitted that the company has "discovered that when Apple Watch Series 3 joins unauthenticated Wi-Fi networks without connectivity, it may at times prevent the watch from using cellular".

Electronics IOS 11 goes live for iPhone, iPad
Author: 0 IOS 11 goes live for iPhone, iPad

The bigger news , however, is that users will now be allowed to customize their Control Center . The scope is varied for such a feature as it can be equally applicable for fun applications such as games, entertainment, chatting or for business and industrial purposes as well.

Electronics Apple's Tim Cook Calls DACA, Immigration 'Biggest Issue of Our Time'
Author: 0 Apple's Tim Cook Calls DACA, Immigration 'Biggest Issue of Our Time'

It's clearly not a topic that Cook was unprepared to face, as he doubled-down on the argument that you're paying for convergence. The technology it packs into its phone, which explains the price, merely reflects what phone addicts want. Arguably the crux of the issue came at the end, though. Has the iPhone X price tag been blown out of proportion considering the tech involved? While a $1,000 phone is certainly a weighty decision for US buyers, other Apple fans in other countries have it worse.

Electronics Apple admits to Apple Watch LTE problems just before it ships
Author: 0 Apple admits to Apple Watch LTE problems just before it ships

Early reviewers for publications including The Verge and The Wall Street Journal expressed connectivity issues and those high-profile problems led to Apple's statement. Specifically, of the Series 3 model with an LTE connection. Yet Apple's explanation indicates that connecting to cellular networks isn't the problem - just the device's confusion about when it should stay off of WiFi.

Electronics More than 40 MA museums offering free admission this weekend
Author: 0 More than 40 MA museums offering free admission this weekend

Each ticket grants access to the holder plus one guest, with one ticket being permitted per email address. For more information about Museum Day Live! Other museums across the state offering free admission on September 23 include the Pacific Aviation Museum at Pearl Harbor, Lyman Museum in Hilo, Baldwin Home in Lahaina, and Grove Farm Homestead and Sugar Plantation Museum on Kauai.

Electronics Analysts Set Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) Price Target at $91.07
Author: 0 Analysts Set Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) Price Target at $91.07

According to the terms of the agreement, Walgreens Boots Alliance will also assume limited store-related liabilities, in addition to the related real estate leases. Wells Fargo initiated Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) on Monday, October 31 with "Outperform" rating. In the latest earnings report the EPS was $3.96 and is estimated to be $5.00 for the current year with 1,070,096,000 shares now outstanding.

Electronics Here's What Reviewers Are Saying About the New Apple Watch
Author: 0 Here's What Reviewers Are Saying About the New Apple Watch

The LTE connection experiences a particular problem when out and about: if the Watch joins open Wi-Fi networks without internet, it won't automatically failover to the data connection. Although Stern detailed issues with the device's connectivity she said that when the Watch was performing as it was supposed to she "discovered the enjoyment of being untethered from my iPhone ".

Electronics Apple Watch Series 3 Has a Connection Problem
Author: 0 Apple Watch Series 3 Has a Connection Problem

KGI Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo had initially forecasted the premium version of the new watch to make up 30 to 40 percent of the orders. But several other prominent publications, including the Wall Street Journal and The Verge , recommended against purchasing the new model because the LTE cellular data connectivity did not work as expected.

Electronics Facebook to tighten ad targeting after antisemitic 'fail', says Sheryl Sandberg
Author: 0 Facebook to tighten ad targeting after antisemitic 'fail', says Sheryl Sandberg

Sandberg posted on Wednesday to express disappointment with the company's embarrassing targeting options and explain Facebook's plan to rectify the situation. Facebook is reinstating 5,000 targeting options that had been temporarily banned - terms like "nurse" or "teacher". This isn't the first time ProPublica has identified racist ad-targeting on Facebook.

Electronics What The Heck? iPhone 8 Battery Is Smaller Than iPhone 7
Author: 0 What The Heck? iPhone 8 Battery Is Smaller Than iPhone 7

What's different from the iPhone 7: The iPhone 8s have inductive charging , a glass back, faster processors and are available in larger 64 GB or 256 GB options. The Apple exec also addressed Face ID's apparent failure to recognize him during the on-stage launch demonstration. The Apple exec also confirmed that Face ID will be the future of biometric authentication on the company's phones - which sounds like a return for Touch ID is unlikely - although he did admit there are certain ...

Electronics Equifax acknowledges a second security 'incident' happened in March
Author: 0 Equifax acknowledges a second security 'incident' happened in March

Schneiderman further asks the companies if they are considering waiving any fees it now charges for NY consumers who wish to implement and manage a credit freeze for their files. Equifax , headquartered in Atlanta, is one of three major credit-rating firms reporting on American consumers. Freeze your credit now, and you will thank yourself later.

Electronics IOS 11: The Eight Most Notable New Features for iPhones and iPads
Author: 0 IOS 11: The Eight Most Notable New Features for iPhones and iPads

The iOS 11 brings drag and drop feature which allows the users to drag and drop text, photos , and files from one app to another. The sensors are always active and ready to connect while you have them on. Before you begin you should make sure you back up your iPhone or iPad first that the Apple Watch is connected with. Once you open the General settings option you can jump to Software Update which will then open a screen which shows users the latest iOS version ...

Electronics IOS 11 update blocks Microsoft accounts from sending emails
Author: 0 IOS 11 update blocks Microsoft accounts from sending emails

What are some unique features of iOS 11? It will also be able to files you keep in third-party apps like Google drive and DropBox. The Loop will make the clip itself repeat continuously. The design for switching keyboards has also changed, bringing on Keyboard Settings and different keyboard placements as options. You can expect a lot of augmented reality apps and features in the App Store .

Author: 0 Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) - Important Factors to Analyse A Good Investment

Blackrock Inc. owns $401.3 million in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation , which represents roughly 8.36% of the company's market cap and approximately 8.49% of the institutional ownership. Suntrust Banks Inc. boosted its position in shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation by 64.0% during the first quarter. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 327,439 shares in the company, valued at $5,730,182.50.

Electronics The Meizu M6 gets the basics right with an budget price tag
Author: 0 The Meizu M6 gets the basics right with an budget price tag

The phone has polycarbonate body with a metal frame and metallic lines. The smartphone runs on Flyme OS 6.0 based on Android 7.0 Nougat. The Meizu M6 is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. The mBack button actually serves as a physical home key, capacitive back button, and also a fingerprint scanner. For the selfie lovers, this phone comes with 8 MP of front camera.

Author: 0 Google Announces Moto X4 (Android One) for Project Fi, Priced at $399

The main difference between the regular Moto X4 and the Project Fi Moto X4 will lie in the software. The only major difference is that this is an Android One device, meaning that it runs on stock Android with no bloatware. On the rear there's a 12 MP + 8 MP dual camera setup, while selfies are snapped by a 16 MP shooter. "The launch of Android One Moto X4 on Project Fi is the next step in our commitment to work with more partners and expand Android One to new places", Google says.

Electronics PUBG-inspired Fornite Battle Royale will launch as a free standalone game
Author: 0 PUBG-inspired Fornite Battle Royale will launch as a free standalone game

On this date, the developers will also introduce an update to the game mode by introducing "Squads" to the game. Instead, Epic Games is only planning on selling cosmetic items or "compendium-like" content. To be fair, the new mode looks pretty fun, and I'll definitely be giving it a go next week. Now, that appeal is set to grow exponentially thanks to Epic spinning Fortnite's Battle Royale out as a free, standalone download.

Electronics The Nest Cam IQ indoor is turning into a little Google Home
Author: 0 The Nest Cam IQ indoor is turning into a little Google Home

Earlier, the company unveiled Nest Cam IQ Outdoor , as well as the Nest Hello , an intelligent doorbell camera. "The current home security offerings are ... The Nest Aware subscription service can notify you when a particular person is seen by the doorbell. The doorbell will have a high-dynamic-range camera, night vision and facial recognition to notify Nest users who is at their door.

Author: 0 Apple Watch Series 3 has LTE problems: How to cancel your preorder

When out in the wild, the Apple Watch 3 preferred to seek out random Wi-Fi signals rather than the cellular signal that you have to pay an additional fee for. The company is investigating the issue and will likely come out with a fix in a future software update. "Health and fitness monitoring is at its best on this new Series 3 Watch, the responsiveness of the new chip is a real benefit and above all, the freedom of not being attached to a nearby iPhone has turned out to be a lot more ...

Electronics Bethesda releases new NSFW Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus Trailer
Author: 0 Bethesda releases new NSFW Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus Trailer

It's got violence, action, language, and a sex scene, but all of that combined makes it a must-watch that's amusing and exciting throughout. Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus is scheduled to release for Xbox One (S and X) and PS4 (Pro) on October 27, 2017 and will also be coming to the Nintendo Switch in 2018.

Electronics Google Home Mini speaker image and price leak
Author: 0 Google Home Mini speaker image and price leak

The speaker will come equipped with Google Assistant . The adorable baby variant of Google Home goes by the moniker Google Home Mini . While Google Home now costs $129, Google Home Mini is reportedly set to be offered at $49, leaving it in a direct shoot-off with the Echo Dot .

Electronics Uber reviews Asia business amid United States bribery probe
Author: 0 Uber reviews Asia business amid United States bribery probe

In another incident reported by Bloomberg , Uber allegedly donated tens of thousands of dollars to a Malaysian entrepreneur hub, the Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre, a year before the Malaysian government passed new ride-hailing laws that were beneficial to Uber.

Electronics LG Q6+ with FullVision display launched in India at Rs 17990
Author: 0 LG Q6+ with FullVision display launched in India at Rs 17990

This is the only difference seen between the LG Q6 and Q6+. To recall, LG launched the LG Q6 in India last month for Rs. 14,999, which is a sensible pricing for the smartphone. Rest of the specifications are similar to the LG Q6. This is coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. The device is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC and comes with a metal unibody design.

Electronics Mitsubishi e-Evolution Concept hints at Evo rebirth
Author: 0 Mitsubishi e-Evolution Concept hints at Evo rebirth

Mitsubishi's aim to turn from performance to green is paying dividends with the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV , and it looks like the next step is going to be a real push in the pure electric market. Something that we need to wait for till the Mitsubishi e-Evolution concept is officially showcased at the motor show in Japan. The Mitsubishi e-Evolution concept is believed to pack in traits of the Lancer Evolution along with the Eclipse Cross that was recently launched in the USA market.

Author: 0 Tim Cook on the $1000 iPhone X: 'It's a value price, actually'

Also, most people trade in their current phone, and that reduces the price further, and some carriers even throw in subsidies and discounts". Isn't the $999 iPhone X a little pricey for a lot of people? Apple announced the iPhone X last week , and it will be available to pre-order October 27, and ready for shipping November 3.

Electronics Samsung finally lets you disable the Galaxy S8
Author: 0 Samsung finally lets you disable the Galaxy S8

The latest update released by Samsung will add a new toggle button that lets users decide if they want Bixby to be launched when the button is pressed. With the launch of Bixby voice assistant , Samsung tries to take on the like of Siri , Google Assistant , Cortana, and Alexa. Unfortunately, the button can not be programmed to launch any other app or service.

Electronics Sony Xperia XZ1 arrives in the US
Author: 0 Sony Xperia XZ1 arrives in the US

The Japanese brand is now offering a price cut on its Xperia XA1 and Xperia XA1 Ultra smartphones in India. This means it's got all the latest software enhancements from Google, including adaptive icons, upgraded notifications system, and an improved settings menu.

Electronics Apple releases iOS 11 - here's how to install it
Author: 0 Apple releases iOS 11 - here's how to install it

You'll need about 2GB of free space to download the new OS. The main screen will now have a dock tucked in on the bottom of the screen. The design for switching keyboards has also changed, bringing on Keyboard Settings and different keyboard placements as options.

Electronics No Worries As Wall St Holds Record Highs
Author: 0 No Worries As Wall St Holds Record Highs

Two indexes of USA stock exchanges on Wall Street , Dow Jones and Nasdaq successfully generated record highs at trade closing on Tuesday (9/19/2017). However, data last week showing a bigger-than-expected increase in USA consumer prices gave a fresh boost to investor expectations for one more rate rise by year-end.

Electronics Flipkart Big Billion Days: Top 20 products available with No cost EMI
Author: 0 Flipkart Big Billion Days: Top 20 products available with No cost EMI

The giant firm will provide 12 hours early access to its Prime customers. The event will be open to all customers from September 21 till September 24. At Snapdeal , shoppers using debit or credit cards from Axis Bank will get a 10% cashback on most items. Some fantastic deals will be up for grabs on the e-commerce site for the customers.

Electronics Twitter touts progress in curbing terrorist content
Author: 0 Twitter touts progress in curbing terrorist content

Twitter reported 95 percent of accounts suspensions "were the result of our internal efforts to combat this content with proprietary tools" instead of responding to government requests for takedowns. New categories of concern include abusive behavior, copyright and trademark. Twitter said it had received about 3 percent more legal requests and court orders to remove content posted by users in the first half of this year than during the last six months of 2016.

Electronics Powerful 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Mexico City
Author: 0 Powerful 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Mexico City

Search efforts to rescue more people will likely last all night, as the death toll continues to rise. The last time that an quake of that magnitude hit the area was in 1985, killing thousands. The quake came just over a week after another major quake shook the country. Panicked workers fled as clouds of dust rose up from the crumbling facades of damaged buildings after the tremor struck.

Electronics Man wearing a swastika armband gets knocked out cold
Author: 0 Man wearing a swastika armband gets knocked out cold

That Twitter user, who has a private account, warned that the man said he was armed. He is then punched by a man in a grey sweatshirt before falling to the ground and remains motionless after the attack. "I would say that we successfully identified, tracked and coordinated to neutralize a clear and present danger to Seattle. Whether we coordinated the actual punch or not", he said, "I, for one, applaud the anonymous hero".

Electronics Pi, The First Ever Contactless Wireless Charging Product To Arrive Soon
Author: 0 Pi, The First Ever Contactless Wireless Charging Product To Arrive Soon

WHEN WILL THE iPHONE X GO ON SALE? iPhone 8 has surprisingly outperformed the iPhone X in recent Geekbench tests comprising the Single Core, Multi-Core and Metal benchmarks. On the contrary, iPhone X nudges ahead of the iPhone 8 Plus with 15540 points while the latter scores just 15520 points. Among the three new iPhones unveiled at the event, two are going on pre-orders later this week on September 22.

Electronics Sonic Forces' Episode Shadow Add-on Will Be Free At Launch
Author: 0 Sonic Forces' Episode Shadow Add-on Will Be Free At Launch

According to Game Informer , Episode Shadow will have three stages in total, which won't be too long since this is a Sonic game. A free, downloadable add-on for Sonic Forces will let fans check out Episode Shadow , a set of levels where the tortured 'hog gets the spotlight.

Electronics IUC cut disastrous, incumbent telcos may move court: COAI
Author: 0 IUC cut disastrous, incumbent telcos may move court: COAI

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has slashed the call termination charges from mobile to mobile to 6 paise per minute, from the current 14 paise. The existing telecom companies were betting on an increase in the IUC since last few months. If it comes into effect it will result in lower call charges.

Electronics New August Smart Lock Offers Improved Security And Battery Life For Less
Author: 0 New August Smart Lock Offers Improved Security And Battery Life For Less

In addition to identifying if the door is open or closed, August's proprietary DoorSense technology also powers the next generation of Auto-Lock. Similar features are already available with smart home kits like SmartThings. Checking the lock's status remotely or to connect the device to Amazon's Alexa or Google's Assistant requires an August Wi-Fi connection device, which is included with the Smart Lock Pro.

Electronics US Navy To Use Xbox Controllers To Steer Submarine Periscopes
Author: 0 US Navy To Use Xbox Controllers To Steer Submarine Periscopes

In addition, many millennial-aged sailors grew up playing video games and already know how to use a gaming controller, which made the skill transfer extremely easy for crew members. The Navy plans on implementing the new Xbox 360 hardware on future Virginia-class submarines. This system (which consists of a photonic mast handgrip and imaging control panel, according to the Navy Times) was designed by Lockheed Martin and cost $38,000 to develop.

Electronics MSO Commissions Six Bespoke British Green McLaren 570GT Models
Author: 0 MSO Commissions Six Bespoke British Green McLaren 570GT Models

Commissioned for Europe and the United Kingdom, the latest set of 570GTs by MSO are painted in "XP Green", the same hue used on the 1997 McLaren F1 XP GT Longtail FIA homologation vehicle - we'll get to that later. All six examples have apparently already been spoken for by customers in the UK, Germany, and the Netherlands. Opting for the 570GT XP Green by MSO adds 21,000 pounds ($35,653) to the base vehicle, which obviously depends on the specification chosen by the customer.

Electronics Left Alive, Survival Action Shooter TGS 2017 Announcement Trailer
Author: 0 Left Alive, Survival Action Shooter TGS 2017 Announcement Trailer

The trailer showed what looked like an apartment or hotel hallway that was blown to bits. LEFT ALIVE is a brand-new survival action shooter coming in 2018. The new IP was revealed as a teaser trailer during the PlayStation Press Conference, but it sounds like we'll definitely be seeing and hearing more about it in this week's Tokyo Game Show.