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Author: 0 Google Launches Bug Bounty Program for Apps

Software scans can not match a person's ability to discover "a truly creative hack", Vineet Buch, director of product management for Google Play Apps and Games, said in an interview. Google also runs reward programs for hackers who find vulnerabilities in its Chrome web browser, which now offers security researchers $100,000 as its top reward.

Electronics Samsung smartphone emits smoke in Delhi-Indore Jet Airways flight
Author: 0 Samsung smartphone emits smoke in Delhi-Indore Jet Airways flight

About 15 minutes after the flight took off, the Delhi-based passenger called the cabin crew for help after she noticed smoke emitting from her bag. "It was a mid-air panic". A Jet Airways representative told the Hindustan Times that the situation was handled "per guidelines". Samsung says that it's in touch with the relevant authorities for more details.

Author: 0 Essential PH-1 will now sell for $200 less!

The revised price is already in effect at the company store, but the retailers like Amazon and Best Buy are yet to correct the price on their websites. The company also thinks that with a slashed price tag, now the smartphone can lure away some of the potential customers who set their mind to but the iPhone X which is available at a starting price of $999 or the Google's Pixel 2 XL, which is scheduled to go on for sale from 3rd November with a price tag of $849.

Author: 0 HTC to launch the new HTC U11 Plus smartphone on November 2

According to listings on a benchmarking site, HTC's smartphone is coming up in the market with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC chipset. That is the HTC U11 Life , an Android One phone. Further, 64GB and 128GB ROM variants are also listed over at the TENAA. Under the hood, the HTC U11 Life is expected to be powered by a 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 octa-core processor along with Adreno 508 GPU.

Electronics WhatsApp to Get Group Voice & Video Calling Feature Soon
Author: 0 WhatsApp to Get Group Voice & Video Calling Feature Soon

Apparently, it partially confirms the existence of group video calls. Now, when users opt-in to Live Location, friends can see their location on the map, which automatically updates as they move. The WhatsApp has updated many features like sending multiple pictures at the same time, sending documents of any format, be it word or PDF. WhatsApp has been aggressively introducing new features within their application and is also stepping in the social media realm by introducing features ...

Electronics Nokia 7 officially announced with Bothie Camera
Author: 0 Nokia 7 officially announced with Bothie Camera

If we talk about the specifications, the new Nokia 7 sports a 5.2 Inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. They also have the mid-range Nokia 6 . With Bothie Camera feature, users will be able to use both, front and rear camera at the same time. With the front camera, you can take the flawless selfies and can make quality videos calls.

Electronics Alabama notebook: Wallace, Wilson lock it down for Tide's defense
Author: 0 Alabama notebook: Wallace, Wilson lock it down for Tide's defense

The touchdown was the first TD Tennessee scored since a second quarter touchdown against UMass on September 23. "Lots of penalties kept them in the game, that fumble in the end zone". After the teams exchanged penalties, Alabama finally punched it in with a 1-yard score from Scarbrough to make it 14-0. Tennessee's first touchdown in three games came by way of a 97-yard interception return by linebacker Daniel Bituli.

Electronics Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 appears on TENAA, Here are the full specifications
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 appears on TENAA, Here are the full specifications

Despite being one of the pioneers of the now-popular bezel-less trend of the smartphone industry, Xiaomi has only one device in its portfolio so far, offering the 18:9 aspect ratio. It is backed up by the 4000mAh battery. Xiaomi has not yet revealed official details regarding their next premium phone's specs and features, but the leaked renders suggest that the Redmi Note 5 will be powered by Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 636 chipset.

Author: 0 International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) Reaches Overbought Range

Facebook Inc now has $508.18 billion valuation. Days to cover increased from 5.0 to 6.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.02% as of September 29. World Asset Management Inc accumulated 0.17% or 74,996 shares. Advisory Svcs Net Llc holds 356 shares or 0% of its portfolio. (NYSE:RAI) for 3.96 million shares.

Electronics OnePlus 5T renders leak, pairing rear fingerprint sensor with Galaxy S8 design
Author: 0 OnePlus 5T renders leak, pairing rear fingerprint sensor with Galaxy S8 design

OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei addressed the complete shortfall of OnePlus 5 units at its stores worldwide with a simple tweet. Lately, there was a rumour that was doing rounds about the launch of the smartphone. According to the reports, OnePlus 5T will feature a 6-inch display panel with a resolution of 2160x1080 pixels, resulting in an aspect ratio of 18:9.

Electronics Earnings Forecast Revision Scan: General Motors Company (GM)
Author: 0 Earnings Forecast Revision Scan: General Motors Company (GM)

The stock increased 0.81% or $0.09 on October 20, reaching $10.55. It has underperformed by 33.33% the S&P500. About 844 shares traded. Therefore 100% are positive. 19,935 are owned by Legacy Private Tru Company. The insider now directly owns 200,000 shares worth $2,446,000. Shares for $555,475 were sold by Hinrichs Joseph R.

Electronics Facebook Messenger now sends money via PayPal
Author: 0 Facebook Messenger now sends money via PayPal

This announcement came today after the two companies teamed up to integrate PayPal payment services with the Messenger's platform. That allowed merchants to utilize Facebook chatbots to accept payments, among other features. This year, PayPal has also launched a P2P bot for payments on Slack and struck partnerships with Mastercard, Visa, Vodafone, and Alibaba. In addition to this, PayPal is also launching its own Messenger bot that people will be able to interact with to check their ...

Electronics Final 3DS Pokemon RPGs Are Ultra Sun and Moon
Author: 0 Final 3DS Pokemon RPGs Are Ultra Sun and Moon

Since the introduction of the sixth generation of Pokemon X and Y on the Nintendo 3DS , the system has had two more major releases for the system: the remake of generation three with Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby, and the seventh generation with Sun and Moon .

Electronics New Apple Mac mini incoming, says Tim Cook himself
Author: 0 New Apple Mac mini incoming, says Tim Cook himself

The $499/£479 Mac mini allows users to use their own peripherals and display, enabling them to pay less for the privilege of running a macOS desktop. The reply from Tim Cook is a reflection to that by Chief Marketing Officer Phil Schiller who had also echoed the same comments after the teaser of Mac Pro earlier this year.

Author: 0 Resident Evil Revelations 1 & 2 for Switch will include retro style minigames

And here's Revelations 2's better-looking Ghouls 'n Homunculi . If you weren't sure about picking up Resident Evil Relations 1 and 2 on the Switch, maybe this will change your mind. Coming with Resident Evil: Revelations will be Ghost Ship Panic , a shooting game that sees a variety of enemies dropping down from the top of the screen.

Electronics Apple's new, improved self-driving auto rig reportedly spotted in the wild
Author: 0 Apple's new, improved self-driving auto rig reportedly spotted in the wild

Higgins is more than just a casual Apple fan, however - he's a robotics engineer and happens to be a co-founder of Voyage , a self-driving startup that recently launched its own pilot program in San Jose . It is intended for testing the function of the autopilot on cars. The white plastic encasing looks custom-made and it holds twelve Velodyne LIDAR sensors, several cameras all around, and at least two radars from what we can appreciate.

Author: 0 PayPal Reports Robust Revenue and Earnings for Q3 2017

PayPal Holdings had a net margin of 12.82% and a return on equity of 11.10%. KeyCorp reiterated an overweight rating and set a $75.00 target price (up previously from $70.00) on shares of PayPal Holdings in a research report on Wednesday. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating, thirty-two have assigned a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock.

Electronics Destiny 2 PC Pre-load is Now Available
Author: 0 Destiny 2 PC Pre-load is Now Available

Yesterday, clan Redeem claimed a world's first finish, winning by a margin of only four minutes. As you'd expect, the decision has divided the Destiny 2 community, with players feeling like using any exploits or glitches should disqualify a team from world first status.

Electronics Apple Watch's LTE Suspended In China Possibly Due To Government Security Concerns
Author: 0 Apple Watch's LTE Suspended In China Possibly Due To Government Security Concerns

According to the Journal , those who purchased the Apple AAPL Watch Series 3 in China when the device went on sale on September 22 were able to get the cellular function working. It's unclear why the ban has been instituted, and the Chinese government hasn't commented on it. The component allows the Apple Watch to connect to carrier networks and send and receive data over those connections.

Electronics Microsoft Rolls Out New Windows 10 Update, Laptops
Author: 0 Microsoft Rolls Out New Windows 10 Update, Laptops

Windows 10 laptops powered by Qualcomm's flagship mobile processor, the Snapdragon 835 , are eventually coming. Windows 10 also has a service that will monitor gaming sessions for the type of behaviour common in cheating scenarios. "We set a higher bar for (our developers), and we're now beyond that". "It's that kind of battery life". I don't take my charger with me. One of the amusing anecdotes is we handed out these devices to all of our dev directors and leaders across the windows org, ...

Electronics HTC U11 Plus release date, news and rumors
Author: 0 HTC U11 Plus release date, news and rumors

While the U11 features a 5.5-inch display with a 16:9 aspect ratio, the U11 Plus is going to sport a bigger 6-inch display with 1440 x 2880 Quad HD+ resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. We perhaps weren't expecting something new so soon from HTC but the firm appears to have sent out invitations to an event in Taipei on 2 November .

Electronics Pizza Hut warns that website, app hacked
Author: 0 Pizza Hut warns that website, app hacked

All the customers who placed an order on 2 October exposed their personal data while doing so to the hackers. The giant pizza chain had got their systems hacked in the USA that compromised the information of their customers like names, residential address and payment settings.

Electronics AlphaGo, the human Go slayer, has just been demolished by new AI
Author: 0 AlphaGo, the human Go slayer, has just been demolished by new AI

This may involve developing novel approaches to let machines transfer what they have learned in one domain to another, or to learn from observing others (both humans and other AIs). Once a move was played, however, the algorithm tracked if it was associated with better game outcomes. During this time it learns the moves it can make that will lead to a victory.

Author: 0 No More Lying, WhatsApp Knows Where You Are

Use Live Location to plan a party somewhere somewhere, monitor your children or an elderly on their commute, or let your loved one know your whereabouts. Users can set a timer for how long the location needs to be shared, thereby enabling all chosen recipients to see where the user is on a map in real time.

Electronics Deepika Padukone calls her Padmavati experience
Author: 0 Deepika Padukone calls her Padmavati experience "exhausting"

Earlier, Rajasthan's Karni Sena vandalised the sets and thrashed Bhansali, also the sets were set ablazed in Kolhapur. The 31-year-old actress wrote, "Absolutely heart-breaking to see the recent attack on artist Karan and his artwork!" Karan took an inspiration from the trailer and teasers of the film and created a lovely rangoli of Deepika Padukone's character, Rani Padmini.

Author: 0 Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX)- Limelight on Stocks' Ownership: JRjr33, Inc. (JRJR)

The company was maintained on Thursday, July 2 by Barclays Capital. The stock of Schlumberger Limited. The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Wednesday, December 16. The firm has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, August 11. 07/14/2017 - Cone Midstream Partners had its "equal-weight" rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley.

Author: 0 Kate Middleton: Beautiful In Blue

Kate covered up against the autumnal chill in a smart blue £760 blazer by Philosophy Di Lorenzo Serafini. The trio watched practical sports sessions in action, including football, gymnastics, tennis and rugby, led by famous faces within each sport.

Electronics Warhammer: Vermintide 2 won't have any paid loot boxes
Author: 0 Warhammer: Vermintide 2 won't have any paid loot boxes

Other new features include 15 hero careers, a range of new environments, enhanced talent trees and a proprietary Heroic Deeds System. You and your allies are the only force standing against the onslaught of the mighty warriors of Chaos and the hordes of Skaven.

Electronics Toyota Concept-i series pieces together door-to-door mobility
Author: 0 Toyota Concept-i series pieces together door-to-door mobility

These two cars use artificial intelligence. Recently, the company formed a joint venture with Mazda, through which both will be developing new technologies for their ambitious electric vehicles segment. Toyota plans to begin tests on public roads around 2020 with a limited version of the four-seater. This is a small two-seater vehicle, with emphasis on user-friendly city mobility.

Electronics NBC And Snap Partner On New Digital Studio
Author: 0 NBC And Snap Partner On New Digital Studio

Entertainment veteran Lauren Anderson has taken the helm as the digital studio's chief content officer and will work with talent from across the industry, while continuing to collaborate with the NBC Entertainment network and studio families.

Electronics Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Under Analyst Spotlight
Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Under Analyst Spotlight

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of 6.47%, where Monthly Performance is 6.67%, Quarterly performance is 12.52%, 6 Months performance is 16.04% and yearly performance percentage is 25.26%.

Electronics CWUR rankings: Panjab University ranked at No.4 in India
Author: 0 CWUR rankings: Panjab University ranked at No.4 in India

As a testament to the improvement in local tertiary education standards, four other Malaysian universities join UM in the top 50 of the QS University Rankings 2018: Asia . Two universities from Singapore lead the way at the top of this year's Asia University Rankings, with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) pipping last year's number one university - National University of Singapore (NUS ) - to first place.

Author: 0 Porsche Boxster and Cayman get a GTS-shaped kick

The local specification and pricing for the 718 Boxster GTS and 718 Cayman GTS models is now being finalised and will be announced shortly, with the first vehicles set to arrive in New Zealand dealerships around March 2018. The front headlights and modules receive a black tint, along with the tail lights, logos, rear apron, and exhaust tips. There are also black GTS badges at the base of the doors, standard 20in alloy wheels painted in a black satin finish and a 10mm reduction in ride ...

Author: 0 WhatsApp Messenger Now Lets You Share Your Live Location

The app is getting a new "live location" sharing feature that allows users to share their location in real-time with the friends they're chatting with. And if more than one person shares their live location, all of their whereabouts will be visible on the same map for added convenience. Moreover, users will also be able to stop the location sharing at any given point in time.

Electronics 'Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus' Launch Trailer Released
Author: 0 'Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus' Launch Trailer Released

The title features larger-than-life set pieces and an impressive arsenal of upgradeable weapons. Only you have the guts, guns, and gumption to return stateside, kill every Nazi in sight, and spark the second American Revolution. Check out the launch trailer below, and be sure to check back shortly after launch for THDR's full review of Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus . Though the launch trailer was released today, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus is still a little over a week from its ...

Author: 0 Microsoft never disclosed a breach of its vulnerability database in 2013

When Microsoft discovered the security breach, it cross-referenced breaches of other companies that followed and concluded that no data contained in the database had been used to carry out other attacks. The company tracked hacks that took place after the breach to see if the stolen bugs and exploits were used to carry out the attacks. Three of the former employees assert the study had too little data to be conclusive.

Electronics ZTE Axon M's Two Screens Support Three Unique Viewing Modes
Author: 0 ZTE Axon M's Two Screens Support Three Unique Viewing Modes

The device features two 5.2 inch 1080P screens that when opened up form a 6.8-inch tablet or run 2 apps simultaneously and eschew the complexities of a flexible screen for a more pragmatic near bezel-less display (on the sides at least) that is still in close approximation when opened up.

Electronics Kupwara Braid chopping Incident : SHO among 4 injured in clashes
Author: 0 Kupwara Braid chopping Incident : SHO among 4 injured in clashes

Though the growing braid chopping incidents have gripped panic among the womenfolk in Kashmir, the psychiatrists on Tuesday raised alarm, saying the fear among the pregnant ladies could lead to the risky distress for their children. Police also rescued some foreign tourists and non-local labourers from Srinagar when they were being mistaken for braid cutters. People protest in Kupwor on Tuesday after they allegedly caught a solider accused of braid chopping.

Electronics Portrait Mode Coming Soon on The Samsung Galaxy S8's Camera
Author: 0 Portrait Mode Coming Soon on The Samsung Galaxy S8's Camera

On the outside, it looks nearly identical to the first-generation Galaxy Tab Active, save for a different home button design, a now-black earpiece, a different home button design, and more rounded corners. Being targeted to business and enterprise customers with its military-standard MIL-STD-810 certification and IP68 water and dust protection, Samsung's new rugged tablet carries a price-tag of 500 euros.

Electronics Xbox One's Fall Update is Here with Home Personalisation and New Features
Author: 0 Xbox One's Fall Update is Here with Home Personalisation and New Features

Invites now appear in the multiplayer tab of the Guide. A new Tournaments section in the Multiplayer tab also offers a "quick portal" to official and community tournaments you've joined. Have you downloaded the Xbox One Fall Update on your console? Microsoft has announced that the Fall 2017 Update for Xbox One has started rolling out, introducing a range of new features, including new Home personalisation options, a faster Guide, and a suite of other new functions, including groundwork for ...

Electronics Apple Has To Pay US$439.7 Million For Patent Infringement
Author: 0 Apple Has To Pay US$439.7 Million For Patent Infringement

The Court granted all VirnetX's motions; motion for willful infringement and enhanced the royalty rate during the willfulness period by 50 percent, from $1.20 to $1.80, awarding VirnetX enhanced damages in the amount of $41,271,364.80against Apple thereby, granting VirnetX a total sum of $343,699,314.80 in pre-interest damages.

Electronics Moto X4 Set To Launch In India On November 13
Author: 0 Moto X4 Set To Launch In India On November 13

It is unclear what forced Motorola India to postpone the Moto X4 India launch in the first place, but it might be have something to do with the production delays the phone has been facing. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 630 octa-core chipset coupled with Adreno 508 along with 3GB of RAM and an onboard storage of 32GB with support for microSD cards.

Electronics The New Ecosystem Between Windows 10, iOS, and Android
Author: 0 The New Ecosystem Between Windows 10, iOS, and Android

Microsoft recently rebranded the Windows Store to Microsoft Store and launched the new Store for both Mobile and PC. This was announced last week , and the apps are in preview right now. Originally supposed to be added to Windows 10 by the Creators Update in April this year, Windows 10's impressive Capture 3D feature is once again nowhere to be seen.

Author: 0 Google just added these anti-virus features to Chrome for Windows

In case users accidentally dismiss the notification popups or an extension has hijacked multiple settings at once, Google has also added the ability to access one settings section page and reset the entire user profile with one click. Chrome Cleanup has also gained a malware detection engine from antivirus firm ESET , which works in tandem with Chrome's sandbox technology. The second feature that Google is introducing in Chrome for Windows PC is more powerful.