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Electronics Google replaces Bing to become Apple's default Siri search engine
Author: 0 Google replaces Bing to become Apple's default Siri search engine

Apple confirmed that its smart assistant Siri will now use Google rather than Bing for searches, in a sign of increasing integration between the two tech giants. "We value our relationship with Apple and look forward to continuing to partner with them in many ways, including on Bing Image Search in Siri", a Bing spokesperson said.

Electronics Destiny 2 Is Undergoing More Server Maintenance Today
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Is Undergoing More Server Maintenance Today

Destiny 2's senior designer, Tim Williams, spoke about Faction Rallies, saying that, 'Each of the factions of the Tower is having a rally to collect resources for its cause. What is the Best Faction in Destiny 2? Players will be required to download and install Destiny 2 Update 1 .0.3 upon maintenance completion. After pledging your allegiance to one of the factions, you will be tasked to "gather supplies for [your] faction and destroy enemy resources".

Electronics MacOS High Sierra promises performance and fluidity
Author: 0 MacOS High Sierra promises performance and fluidity

When High Sierra goes live, it will be available to download by clicking the Apple logo in the top left corner of the screen and then selecting About This Mac Software Update. The company has also introduced a new HEVC video standard created to improve 4K video streaming. Apple releases the latest update to its computer operating system, Monday, September 25.

Author: 0 Google to Buy Part of HTC Smartphone Biz for $1.1 Billion

Under the hood, the two new iPhones have the A11 Bionic chipset which, so far has beaten the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset in benchmark results. DxOMark , the world-renowned photography testing standard, has found both the new iPhones to be the best smartphones for shooting pictures.

Electronics Aishwarya Rai Bachchan excited about Fanney Khan
Author: 0 Aishwarya Rai Bachchan excited about Fanney Khan

This ones for you @vogueindia", wrote Karan Johar , while sharing this picture on Instagram. Padma Lakshmi, the renowned Indian-origin author and actress, was also present at the event and shared a picture that will surely put a smile on your face.

Electronics Key Announcements At Microsoft Ignite 2017
Author: 0 Key Announcements At Microsoft Ignite 2017

These workers often serve as the first point of contact between a business and its customers, or are directly involved in making products and delivering services. They include new services for Microsoft's Azure cloud platform, new versions of the Microsoft 365 software bundle, and enhanced security capabilities for battling cyber threats in Office 365, Windows 10 and Azure.

Electronics Philippines assures Vietnam of 'fair' probe into fishermen's deaths
Author: 0 Philippines assures Vietnam of 'fair' probe into fishermen's deaths

In a statement on Monday, September 25, the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano spoke to Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh during an informal meeting of Southeast Asian foreign ministers at the United Nations (UN) Headquarters in NY.

Electronics Twitter Lite Android App Being Tested In The Philippines
Author: 0 Twitter Lite Android App Being Tested In The Philippines

That included all the functionality of its mobile site, as well as the push notifications feature, is now available for download in the Philippines as a standalone Android App. Twitter is apparently testing the waters with the app in the Philippines before deciding whether to roll it out to other countries. Let us know what you think about this.

Electronics Sony Xperia XZ1 featuring 19 MP camera to launch in India today
Author: 0 Sony Xperia XZ1 featuring 19 MP camera to launch in India today

The awesome handset also has 19 mega pixel Exmor RS sensing element with the capability to shoot slo-mo videotape recording at 960 frames per second, projecting capture and 4K video. Undoubtedly, the phone support hybrid dual SIM feature. According to Sony, the USP of the smartphone is said to be its 23MP rear camera and battery life, backed by a 3430mAh battery.

Electronics China-backed firm to acquire UK-based chip designer
Author: 0 China-backed firm to acquire UK-based chip designer

Canyon Bridge Capital Partners is a much newer company that was recently prohibited from acquiring FPGA company Lattice Semiconductor Corp.by US President Donald Trump because of its Chinese associations (see President Trump blocks Lattice deal ).

Author: 0 Barack Obama reportedly warned Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg about influence of fake news

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg who is known for his charity works has said that he will a number of company's shares that he will be using to fund philanthropic efforts in health and education. Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has abandoned plans to create a new class of company stock. Google, now Alphabet Inc, proposed a similar stock reclassification in 2012, and court records show that Facebook's general counsel suggested Zuckerberg could use it as a model for Facebook.

Electronics Xbox One S finally launches in Brazil
Author: 0 Xbox One S finally launches in Brazil

But that seems to be the general idea. The Xbox One X has started selling out around the world, Windows Central reported . While the announcement is done, the Xbox One S will be officially launched in India on October 5. Finally, he also teased that the public beta for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on the Xbox One is coming soon, and that Microsoft will share more news on it shortly.

Electronics Upgraded Nokia 8 Planned For Release
Author: 0 Upgraded Nokia 8 Planned For Release

As per the source, the display will be 5.7-inch (slightly larger than the Nokia 8) with 2K QHD resolution. Image of the Nokia 8 smartphone. This new variant will feature a whopping amount of 6GB RAM and an internal storage memory of 128GB.

Electronics Redskins' Norman, Reed game-time decisions against Raiders
Author: 0 Redskins' Norman, Reed game-time decisions against Raiders

A vast majority of Raiders players sat on the bench arm in arm. Carr's first interception of the season came on Oakland's second play from scrimmage and, coupled with Mason Foster's game-sealing interception against the Rams last week, gave Washington's defense interceptions on consecutive passes.

Electronics The iPhone 8 Launch Day Lines Were Extremely Short
Author: 0 The iPhone 8 Launch Day Lines Were Extremely Short

However, this does not appear to be the case. Here are the most important things we learned from the iFixit iPhone 8 teardown . Well, not in Singapore. Like a lot of people, he wanted the tenth anniversary edition iPhone X . He said on Good Morning America this week that the iPhone X has a "value price" that's far more affordable to the average consumer than its sticker price might suggest.

Electronics Someone Used The Latest Doomsday Prophecy To Send A Creepy Prank Emergency Warning To Orange County
Author: 0 Someone Used The Latest Doomsday Prophecy To Send A Creepy Prank Emergency Warning To Orange County

And as a result of those events, "a major part of the world will not be the same". He said the recent solar eclipse and Hurricanes Irma and Harvey were precursors to the end of days. The impact will lead to world-ending events like tsunamis and earthquakes . Meade's prediction has been dismissed by people of faith including the Roman Catholic and Protestant branches of Christianity.

Electronics How Face ID is Already Influencing the Mobile Biometrics Landscape
Author: 0 How Face ID is Already Influencing the Mobile Biometrics Landscape

The iPhone X won't be released at the same time as the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus , which will start shipping on 22 September. The start of production date is a month later that the expectations. Offline, Redington India has confirmed to take pre-orders for both the models from 3,000 stores across India. Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are successors to the company's year 2016 iPhone models ( iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus ).

Electronics Japan prepared to face North Korean Hydrogen bomb threat
Author: 0 Japan prepared to face North Korean Hydrogen bomb threat

Wow. Trump calls Kim Jung Un rocket man , and Kim calls Trump a mentally deranged dotard . China accounts for around 90 per cent of North Korea's trade, so Beijing's cooperation is critical to any efforts to derail Pyongyang's development of nuclear weapons and long-range missiles.

Electronics No long queues in Hong Kong on iPhone 8 launch day
Author: 0 No long queues in Hong Kong on iPhone 8 launch day

During a half-hour stay at the Apple store, there wasn't a scalper to be seen outside the shop. You can also walk into a store like Best Buy or a cellular carrier outlet to get one without the fuss. Still, the iPhone X's higher price (it starts at $999 in the U.S. and £949 in the United Kingdom, with even higher prices across Europe and other parts of the world ) could help Apple's relatively stagnant growth, particularly in the crucial market of China.

Electronics Rapid spread of
Author: 0 Rapid spread of "super malaria" global threat: scientists

This risky form of the parasite that is transmitted by blood-sucking mosquitoes can not be killed with the main drugs now used to treat the infectious disease. However, artemesinin has become less effective over time and now, the parasite has evolved to resist piperaquine too, with "alarming rates of failure" for treatment, the letter said.

Electronics Apple fans save themselves for iPhone X
Author: 0 Apple fans save themselves for iPhone X

In case you want to buy the new iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus smartphones on EMI, then there are options available on both Flipkart and Amazon websites. IFixit found the iPhone 8 to be hard to take apart and fix, which is no surprise. Though Apple claims the iPhone 8 will last just as long as the iPhone 7 due to efficiency improvements.

Electronics Syrian opposition activist, daughter murdered in Istanbul
Author: 0 Syrian opposition activist, daughter murdered in Istanbul

The Hurriyet newspaper said police believe the women were killed two or three days ago. The bodies of 60-year-old Orouba Barakat and her US-born 23-year-old daughter Halla were found overnight in their apartment in Istanbul's Uskudar neighbourhood in the Asian side of the city.

Electronics Bangladesh calls for security zones supervised by the united nations in Burma
Author: 0 Bangladesh calls for security zones supervised by the united nations in Burma

We would like to talk to those who have fled as well as those who have stayed. Anti-Muslim sentiment is nothing new in majority-Buddhist Myanmar. Congress leader Tom Vadakkan said Aung San Suu Kyi has been accorded with peace prize and that she must live up to it. The Nobel laureate took to stage on Tuesday to say that Myanmar does not fear worldwide scrutiny and that the country is making every effort to restore peace and normalcy in the region, according to reports .

Electronics Apple Watch Series 3 LTE already hit by issues
Author: 0 Apple Watch Series 3 LTE already hit by issues

In other words, Gordon thinks Apple could sink another 3 percent and return to $148, its level right before a gap in the charts following the earnings surge. We've sold out of iPhone 8 and 8 Plus in some stores, but we've got good supply there. It'll be a mainstay of almost all new phones going forward, and Apple's new phone, available today, starts behind its biggest competitor.

Electronics Apple has the best phone camera, says DxO tests
Author: 0 Apple has the best phone camera, says DxO tests

The iPhone 8 Plus comes ahead of every other smartphone in DxOMark's mobile rankings , including the smaller iPhone 8 which takes second place. The Apple iPhone 7 Plus had a score of 88 last year and this year's 94 earned by the iPhone 8 Plus is the best ever awarded.

Electronics Bixby Voice Comes to India on Galaxy Note8, S8 and S8+
Author: 0 Bixby Voice Comes to India on Galaxy Note8, S8 and S8+

After an application become Bixby-enabled, the smart assistant will be able to support nearly every task that can be performed by the application using voice, touch or text. Bixby will automatically understand the cross-application command and will know that about which photo user is talking about and it follows the command.

Electronics The Hot Stock: Advanced Micro Devices Jumps 4.7%. Thanks Tesla!
Author: 0 The Hot Stock: Advanced Micro Devices Jumps 4.7%. Thanks Tesla!

What Historical Figures Say About Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . The stock spiked 6% last month and is up 15.34 this year. This recommendation lands on a scale between 1 and 5. Advanced Micro Devices has a one year low of $6.14 and a one year high of $15.65. The stock price of firm is moving up from its 20 days moving average with 14.98% and remote isolated positively from 50 days moving average with 16.89%.

Electronics Tesla working with AMD to develop chip for self-driving car
Author: 0 Tesla working with AMD to develop chip for self-driving car

An insider source talking to CNBC says that Tesla has already received samples for the first in-car processor from AMD/GlobalFoundries and " is now running tests on it ". Nvidia declined to comment. While Tesla now partners with Nvidia for computing needs within their cars, this deal involves Elon Musk's company relying heavily on tech that's designed by external sources, and it's natural and logical for Tesla to prefer a little less reliance on factors that are beyond their ...

Electronics Fiat Chrysler to recall half-million Dodge Rams due to fire hazard
Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler to recall half-million Dodge Rams due to fire hazard

The P/E ratio is now 7.81 and market capitalization is 26.41B. (NYSE: FCAU ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. Barclays PLC upgraded Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. Public Sector Pension investment Board now owns 447,718 shares of the company's stock worth $4,713,000 after purchasing an additional 75,555 shares during the period.

Electronics Here Is Everything About The New OS iOS 11
Author: 0 Here Is Everything About The New OS iOS 11

Apple Music is free to download but charges a monthly subscription fee of Rs120 for an individual user and Rs190 for multiple users. But it also changes certain functionality in a way that's not necessarily user-friendly. This allowed hackers and spoofers to take control over the user's smartphone. The dock also shows now open apps on the right side. It has a slew of new features that could make our lives a lot easier, but there's a few that you might not immediately spot after updating ...

Electronics Jr.NTR's Jai Lava Kusa First Day collections Rs.40 Cr
Author: 0 Jr.NTR's Jai Lava Kusa First Day collections Rs.40 Cr

Noted film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the movie's USA box office collections on Twitter . Check the complete details here. Reports state that " Jai Lava Kusa " made brilliant business at the U.S. NTR's previous film Janatha Garage has earned a box office income above Rs 140 Cr while Jai Lava Kusa is expected to cross the record. While the numbers are yet to be made official, reliable sources have confirmed the film has registered the second biggest opening in Telugu ...

Electronics Two militants involved in Banihal SSB camp attack arrested
Author: 0 Two militants involved in Banihal SSB camp attack arrested

According to reports, these were snatched during the attack. However, the new police statement has vindicated the SSB claim that the incident was a militant attack. The terrorists fired at the securitymen, killing one of them and injuring another, he said. Head Constable Ram Pravesh was martyred in the attack and ASI Shyam Sood was seriously injured.

Electronics Tag: Sony Xperia XA1 Plus India
Author: 0 Tag: Sony Xperia XA1 Plus India

Talking about its front camera, the XA1 Plus includes an 8-megapixel camera with an f/2.0 aperture, 1/4-inch Exmor R sensor, 23mm wide-angle lens for capturing selfies and making video calls. The Japanese company Sony has added a new phone to its mid-range line-up. It packs a 3,4300 mAh battery with Qnovo Adaptive Charging capability. "Entertainment lovers and multi-taskers alike will love the all-day battery and power-efficient performance".

Electronics Xiaomi is Expected to Feature Wireless Charging
Author: 0 Xiaomi is Expected to Feature Wireless Charging

Although the company hasn't officially announced it, the Wireless Power Consortium website lists the Chinese tech company as one of its members. This provides foreshadowing that the upcoming Mi7 could also be equipped with wireless charging and because Xiaomi is known for providing premium smartphones at a price lower than the flagships from Samsung, Huawei, LG and others, the upcoming phone is definitely going to be priced competitively.

Author: 0 "Bleak" Turnout For Australian iPhone 8 Launch

At the only official store in Shenzhen, for instance, less that a dozen people were queuing outside before the store opened to wait to pick up their new phones, despite the company putting up several rows of queuing railings outside and round the corner, to cope with what was clearly expected to be a potential scrum of buyers.

Electronics Slightly Mad Studios Reveals Project Cars 2 Release Trailer
Author: 0 Slightly Mad Studios Reveals Project Cars 2 Release Trailer

He was obviously teasing that Slightly Mad Studios has made a deal with Universal regarding the Fast & Furious franchise, which sounds fairly interesting in our opinion. He also claimed that EA had attempted to pilfer the Slightly Mad Studios' game engine while the developer was struggling financially. Well, firstly you get a quite amazingly frank, entertaining and honest interview, and then sometimes you get a little bit more.

Electronics You can now put Instagram filters on your videos
Author: 0 You can now put Instagram filters on your videos

Once you're live, tap the little face icon at the bottom of your screen near the end of the "comment" bubble. But over the next few weeks, Instagram will roll out the feature for live videos globally. Broadcasters are already able to save live videos to their phone after streaming after Instagram updated the feature last March. I'm a so-called millennial, but between Instagram and Snapchat, I'm entirely lost with all these rapid developments in digital narcissism.

Electronics Apple hits home run on iPhone X design, strikes out on price
Author: 0 Apple hits home run on iPhone X design, strikes out on price

A new report from GSM Arena has analyzed the future of Apple's biometric technologies and sadly, the Face ID might not be included in the features of the latest models of iPhones later this year. Instead, Apple announced that iPhone X pre-orders will begin on 27 October, with shipping to begin 3 November. Pre-booking on Amazon India will go live at 12:00 am IST, Flipkart is offering No Cost EMI options and 10% off on SBI debit and credit cards and Infibeam is also ...

Electronics Shadow of the Colossus remake gets a TGS trailer
Author: 0 Shadow of the Colossus remake gets a TGS trailer

It is also considered a spiritual successor to the game " Ico ". A remastered version for PlayStation 3 was released in 2011 to take advantage of the PS3's hardware. The HD version is in development by SIE Japan Studio and will be released in 2018 on PlayStation 4. The game looks to follow the remaster of the Crash Bandicoot trilogy that was a huge success, but Bluepoint is trying to improve the graphics engine while leaving the rest of the game intact.

Electronics Wal-Mart Stores, Receives Consensus Recommendation of
Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores, Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Wal-Mart Stores, Inc". Perella Weinberg Prns Cap Ltd Partnership holds 78,379 shares. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Wal-Mart Stores by 4.6% in the 1st quarter. Also, Director S Robson Walton sold 646,330 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 23rd. The firm has "Buy" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Tuesday, September 19.

Electronics Watch Chris Redfield punch monsters in new RE7 'Not a Hero' trailer
Author: 0 Watch Chris Redfield punch monsters in new RE7 'Not a Hero' trailer

Not A Hero's UI even resembles one you might find in a more traditional action-oriented game. Not A Hero is releasing on 12th December and PlayStation 4 owners will be able to play it in PlayStation VR (PSVR). Nearly one year later since RE7's launch, " Not a Hero " will release on December 12th alongside the Resident Evil 7 Gold Edition which also includes the " End of Zoe " DLC.

Electronics Airbnb and Resy Team Up to Offer In-App Restaurant Reservations
Author: 0 Airbnb and Resy Team Up to Offer In-App Restaurant Reservations

You can use Airbnb to book a room in nearly all countries across the globe but now you will be able to use the app to book a table at a restaurant as well. Through the partnership, Airbnb users will be able to make reservations at close to 650 restaurants around the country that have consistently been rated highly by Resy users.

Electronics Office for National Statistics reveals most popular baby name predictions for 2026
Author: 0 Office for National Statistics reveals most popular baby name predictions for 2026

The ONS this morning released the top baby names of 2016. So, which were the most popular names of 2016? Amelia lost the top spot for girls born in England and Wales last year, after holding the number one ranking for five years. There were six new entries into the top 100 most popular boys' names in 2016 for England and Wales: Albie, Arlo, Ezra, Finn, Jasper and Jesse. Nearly 550 babies named Oliver were born in 2016, while 405 babies were named Amelia.

Electronics Bose upgrades its premium noise-cancelling headphones with Google Assistant
Author: 0 Bose upgrades its premium noise-cancelling headphones with Google Assistant

But you'll also be able to do other things with Assistant: Make a call, get notifications about events, add an appointment to Google Calendar, check sports scores, get flight information, and more. But the Assistant has slightly different capabilities in every place it appears, so it may be that you can't do everything with these headphones that you can do with, say , a Google Home.

Electronics 'Minecraft' Better Together update will bring all platforms together
Author: 0 'Minecraft' Better Together update will bring all platforms together

Unfortunately for Nintendo Switch owners, the update is taking longer than anticipated there, as Minecraft's team is estimating a winter deployment date for that console. The Better Together update has been tested with millions of players across all versions, squishing thousands of bugs and tweaking the feel of the engine to match what players are used to.

Electronics Reason why you should reconsider your decision of buying iPhone X
Author: 0 Reason why you should reconsider your decision of buying iPhone X

When Apple introduced the Series 3 model at its product showcase September 12, Apple Operating Chief Jeff Williams said it would give people "the freedom to go anywhere with just your Apple Watch ". I would much prefer this watch if it were black. But with Apple admitting to problems even before launch, we'll have to see how the watch fares in the market.