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Electronics Infiniti QX50 breaks cover ahead of LA debut
Author: 0 Infiniti QX50 breaks cover ahead of LA debut

The vehicle will be publically unveiled at the Los Angeles Motor Show next week. Created to challenge the notion that hybrid and diesel powertrains are the only engine options that can deliver high levels of efficiency and torque, the 2.0-liter VC-Turbo has an adjustable compression ratio that can be optimized according to driving conditions.

Electronics Xiaomi Mi A1 Android One Smartphone Starts Receiving November Security Update
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi A1 Android One Smartphone Starts Receiving November Security Update

And while it might take some time before all device have been updated to the latest version of Xiaomi's custom skin , it appears that the company might be already gearing up for Android Oreo . Xiaomi hasn't provided any ETA for a public beta or a stable roll out either, but given Xioami's track record with Android platform updates, it's safe to assume that we are not going to see a stable release anytime soon.

Electronics Google: Here's how we predict battery life based on your usage patterns
Author: 0 Google: Here's how we predict battery life based on your usage patterns

And this hampers the user experience greatly. It's our number one cause of smartphone anxiety - battery life, and the risk that it might just run out before we expect it to. That changes now, with the introduction of a new on-device model, which the company says evaluates how you use your phones battery over time. Battery life may be a worry for power users though.

Electronics Best Buy Black Friday In Stores: Doorbusters, Ad, Tickets And Plans
Author: 0 Best Buy Black Friday In Stores: Doorbusters, Ad, Tickets And Plans

About 69 percent of Americans, or 164 million people, intend to shop at some point during the five-day period from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday, according to a survey released by the National Retail Federation trade group. Last year, the retailer opened for Black Friday sales at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving. WalletHub found the average discount among major retailers to be 37 percent off, and the site urged consumers to "aim for this discount amount or higher to avoid Black Friday traps".

Electronics Which grocery stores are open Thanksgiving?
Author: 0 Which grocery stores are open Thanksgiving?

Walmart: Open all day, Black Friday deals begin at 6 p.m. Fresh Market : Open until 3 p.m. on Thanksgiving. "It's Gray Thursday and Black Friday now and the thing about it is, it uses to start on Friday morning and be over by the weekend and now it's pretty much over with by Friday night", Tembra Aldridge, General Manager of the Mall at Johnson City said.

Electronics 'Pokemon Go' is making major changes to raids
Author: 0 'Pokemon Go' is making major changes to raids

A few months ago, the development team behind the popular augmented reality game " Pokemon Go" introduced its new feature "Exclusive Raids". With these improvements, Niantic says that Pokemon trainers who are more dedicated in playing the game and have invested a lot of time won't have to worry about participating in Raid Battles.

Electronics 2018 iPhones will feature gigabit LTE technology
Author: 0 2018 iPhones will feature gigabit LTE technology

As for the dual-SIM models, Apple could be charging a premium for these variants, but you should still take this information with a pinch of salt. If reports are to be believed, Apple is going to pull a never-before trick very soon. As reported by MacRumors , Kou said, "2H18 iPhone models won't only offer faster LTE transmission speed: We predict that at least one of the 2H18 new iPhone models will support dual-SIM dual standby (DSDS)".

Electronics DSS Bars EFCC From Arresting Ex-DG, Ekpenyong Ita
Author: 0 DSS Bars EFCC From Arresting Ex-DG, Ekpenyong Ita

What happened: The EFCC had invited Oke for questioning in connection with the $43 million found in an apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos. Commenting on Mr. Buhari had lost control of his government and the National Assembly should move to rescue the country from a potentially risky situation. Also, the officers of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency stopped that arrest.

Electronics Amazon Echo Show Just Got a Key Feature Back
Author: 0 Amazon Echo Show Just Got a Key Feature Back

Rather having its own custom interface atop YouTube , Amazon has implemented the video streaming service in the same way Google does on your desktop. The violations seemed to have issues with the former Echo Show YouTube app's layout, which is why the new version has been redesigned in conformity with Google's requests, and now looks similar to the web version.

Electronics The Best Cyber Monday Amazon Deals for 2017
Author: 0 The Best Cyber Monday Amazon Deals for 2017

This year, the action takes place on Friday 24th November, with Cyber Monday following hot on its heels on 27th November. To see all of Walmart's Black Friday deals, follow this link . This may not sound like a direct discount but can be fruitful at the net sale price . They say don't necessarily buy toys on Black Friday. This has a $130 discount from its original price of $457.

Electronics Best Buy Black Friday deals mark down games, TVs, and smart speakers
Author: 0 Best Buy Black Friday deals mark down games, TVs, and smart speakers

Seen any great Black Friday deals we've missed? The annual Black Friday sales event kicks off on Monday, November 20th, with online deals from the biggest retailers lasting an entire week. After a weekend filled with deals, Cyber Monday takes place on November 27th, 2017 . This is not actually a typical Black Friday deal, and no retailers have a significant discounts on the Nintendo Switch on this year - not a single penny.

Electronics FCC Unveils Plan To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules
Author: 0 FCC Unveils Plan To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules

It is a term many people do not recognize, but for anyone who surfs the web or streams videos online, net neutrality makes sure internet providers do not deliberately speed up or slow down traffic from specific websites and apps. Pai says new "transparency" rules requiring policy disclosures by service providers will protect consumers. Meanwhile, Commissioner Mignon I. Clyburn rejected Pai's proposal because it would give a greenlight to the largest ISPs to engage in anti-consumer ...

Electronics Microsoft confirms Surface Book 2 battery drain problems while gaming
Author: 0 Microsoft confirms Surface Book 2 battery drain problems while gaming

A Microsoft spokesperson confirmed this in a statement to The Verge . It also notes that the machine is intended for designers, developers and engineers, with the subtext that it's not exactly marketed as a gaming rig. "The Surface Book 2 Power Mode Slider is provided as a means to give the user control over the range of performance and battery life". But the 102-watt charger only supplies about 95 watts to the device.

Electronics The best Black Friday 2017 deals on Nintendo Switch, 3DS, and accessories
Author: 0 The best Black Friday 2017 deals on Nintendo Switch, 3DS, and accessories

The best you'll hope for are bundles , which come with one of Nintendo's in-house games. Fils-Aimé also said that Nintendo is trying to "learn its lessons" from the NES Classic stock catastrophe of past year by keeping retail outlets supplied with both the Switch and the company's newest retro console, the SNES Classic.

Electronics Instagram now lets you request to join a livestream
Author: 0 Instagram now lets you request to join a livestream

You can leave the live video whenever you want to. Currently, Instagram only supports multi-user live-streaming between two friends, so someone you do not follow back can not request to be in your stream. The comments section in the livestream features a dedicated request button that is meant for initiating a request in order to join a livestream. Instagram's live mode works a lot like Periscope, which allows people to watch a user's live stream and send comments or hearts.

Author: 0 Q2 2018 EPS Estimates for Apple Inc. Lifted by Analyst (AAPL)

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Apple Inc. had 330 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The institutional investor held 4.06M shares of the business services company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $381.13M, down from 4.35 million at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Electronics Ange Postecoglou stands down as Socceroos coach
Author: 0 Ange Postecoglou stands down as Socceroos coach

He was given a five-year contract by the FFA after the sacking of German Holger Osieck and became the Socceroos' first full-time Australian coach in nine years. "I won my first championship when I was 31 years old", he said. - brad smith (@bradsmith_94) November 21, 2017Just want to say thanks to Ange for everything he has done for football in Australia and me personally.

Electronics Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN)
Author: 0 Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN)

Urban Outfitters declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback program on Thursday, August 24th that allows the company to repurchase $20.00 million in outstanding shares. Amalgamated Savings Bank holds 0.01% or 16,892 shares. Geode Cap Ltd Llc reported 800,407 shares. ( URBN ) have investors on high alert. Institutional investors own 87.90% stake in the company while Beta factor, which is used to measure riskiness of the security, was 0.61.

Electronics Uber hackers stole data from 57 million people
Author: 0 Uber hackers stole data from 57 million people

This included United States driver's license numbers, but no Social Security numbers, according to Uber . "None of this should have happened, and I will not make excuses for it", Dara Khosrowshahi, CEO of Uber, said. Apart from this, personal information about seven million Uber drivers was accessed as well. "We also implemented security measures to restrict access to and strengthen controls on our cloud-based storage accounts", Khosrowshahi explains.

Electronics Cavaliers' Tyronn Lue: Not planning to reduce LeBron James' workload
Author: 0 Cavaliers' Tyronn Lue: Not planning to reduce LeBron James' workload

I hear about that all the time, but I played with Michael Jordan . Even Draymond Green has wondered about LeBron's workload . James said Green was right. Whether that means he takes a few games off for rest in the middle of the season, or he has some lower minute performances, he just needs to play a little less.

Electronics Mount Agung on Bali erupts
Author: 0 Mount Agung on Bali erupts

A volcano on the Indonesian island of Bali has erupted for the first time in more than 50 years, the country's national disaster agency says. 'Should any volcanic ash make its way into in Bali airspace tomorrow, however, this could result in flight disruptions'.

Electronics Neverwinter Nights Enhanced Edition announced
Author: 0 Neverwinter Nights Enhanced Edition announced

At the time of its release, though, Neverwinter Nights was considered one of the finest 3D Dungeons and Dragons-type experiences that gaming has ever offered. Enable contrast, vibrance, and depth of field options as preferred. Perhaps the most exciting thing about all of this is that Beamdog has been working with the Neverwinter Nights community to implement fan-requested quality of life improvements.

Electronics Foxconn Uses Illegal Student Labor to Build iPhone X
Author: 0 Foxconn Uses Illegal Student Labor to Build iPhone X

She reportedly said that she assembled 1,200 iPhone X cameras a day, adding "This has nothing to do with our studies". The students said that they had to do the work for Foxconn in order to graduate. According to Chinese law, high school students are not allowed to work that many hours. A three-month stint at the Foxconn factory was mandatory for them to receive their diplomas, they say.

Electronics Google is tracking Android users, even through disabled location services
Author: 0 Google is tracking Android users, even through disabled location services

An investigation by Quartz has revealed that Android devices send cell tower location data to Google even if the user has disabled location services for apps in their device settings. "It has pretty concerning implications", said Bill Budington, a software engineer who works for the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a nonprofit organization that advocates for digital privacy.

Author: 0 Skype Pulled From The China Apple App Store

Tumbleweeds are a-blowin' through app stores in China , as unmonitored and foreign-run communication tools continue to vanish. However, Skype's disappearance from the app stores seems to have taken place after that event. The Microsoft-owned service can still work in the country, however, it is hard to say whether it will remain working. The move is said to have triggered significant complaints from users in China.

Electronics Tencent to Be The Foremost Chinese Tech Firm Priced Greater than $500B
Author: 0 Tencent to Be The Foremost Chinese Tech Firm Priced Greater than $500B

Tencent's market cap has furthermore than tripled ever since March 2014 when it attained $150 billion, exceeding Intel in the course. Tencent went public in 2004 and priced its shares at HK$3.70 (around $0.47 at the time). Revenue rose by 61% thanks to its games division, which focuses on PC and mobile. Stock at Tencent in 2017 alone has surged an wonderful 126.7%. While Tencent may not be a household name in the USA, it's continuing to push into new areas, including making big ...

Electronics Pokemon GO Global Catch Challenge Bronze Rewards Unlocked
Author: 0 Pokemon GO Global Catch Challenge Bronze Rewards Unlocked

Now the developer behind the game is launching a special "Global Catch" event that actually sounds pretty impossible: catching three billion Pokemon over the course of seven days. Trainers from different parts of the world, including the United States, Austria, Netherlands and Brazil travelled to Japan this week to host the first-ever Global Catch Challenge.

Electronics Street Fighter 5 Offers Sneak Peek at New V-Trigger Moves
Author: 0 Street Fighter 5 Offers Sneak Peek at New V-Trigger Moves

For those who are not aware, the V-Trigger is a new mode designed for Street Fighter V. This mode affects characters by putting them into special modes, and each ones has its own improvements. Capcom has revealed that every character in Street Fighter V will be getting a new V-Trigger move as part of the game's upcoming Arcade Edition update.

Electronics Dhadak: Ishaan Khattar's father refutes allegations of nepotism against Karan Johar
Author: 0 Dhadak: Ishaan Khattar's father refutes allegations of nepotism against Karan Johar

But on this allegations, Ishaan's father Rajesh Khattar has recently been vocal and defended KJo in an interview with DNA . Speaking to a leading daily newspaper, Rajesh Khattar defended Karan Johar and stated, "It's not as if Karan was compelled to take Ishaan!" Sridevi-Boney Kapoor's daughter's Janhvi Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor's brother Ishaan Khattar are all set to begin filming this December.

Electronics Ever interstellar cigar-shaped asteroid discovered!
Author: 0 Ever interstellar cigar-shaped asteroid discovered!

Two of NASA's space telescopes ( Hubble and Spitzer ) are tracking the object. A closer study of the trajectory confirmed that 'Oumuamua was on an open-ended parabolic trajectory and was making its first and only visit to the Solar System.

Electronics Lucasfilm Releases Statement About The Star Wars Battlefront II Loot Box Fiasco
Author: 0 Lucasfilm Releases Statement About The Star Wars Battlefront II Loot Box Fiasco

The company has responded by saying that they will be removing all in-game purchases from Battlefront II , and are looking into new ways to use microtransactions in a way that would be deemed more 'fair.' However, many gamers are urging one another to continue protesting EA and boycotting their products until microtransactions are gone completely.

Electronics Apple's diversity VP to leave at the end of the year
Author: 0 Apple's diversity VP to leave at the end of the year

Christie Smith, a 17-year veteran of consulting giant Deloitte, will be taking over the role, according to TechCrunch . "We deeply believe that diversity drives innovation", an Apple spokesperson said in a statement to TechCrunch . Apparently, when Apple realized that its chief of diversity didn't actually know what the hell the word "diversity" meant, they quietly chose to upgrade their VP of Diversity office to a new operating system.

Electronics Minecraft's New Aquatic Update Is an Ocean Overhaul
Author: 0 Minecraft's New Aquatic Update Is an Ocean Overhaul

During the MineCon Earth 2017 livestream on Saturday, the game's development team revealed a new slew of features coming to the iconic game, including massively expanded oceans complete with dolphins. Things got even better for the Switch version when it was announced at E3 in June that it would be receiving a big new update alongside the Xbox One , Windows 10 and mobile versions of the game: the "Better Together" update.

Electronics Rainbow Six Siege Getting Zombie Mode?
Author: 0 Rainbow Six Siege Getting Zombie Mode?

The operators are biohazard specialists and will have special roles in the game's first ever co-op event. There will also be a launch of the first major coop event called Outbreak that will take place over four weeks. What do you think about the new content that will be added with Year 3? The event is only slated to run at least a week, but should it prove popular, there's no telling if it will come back as a more permanent fixture.

Electronics Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp released this week
Author: 0 Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp released this week

Despite Super Mario Run hitting over 200 million downloads, it ' has not yet reached an acceptable profit point '. We finally have a release date for Nintendo's Animal Crossing Pocket Camp . While Super Mario Run faced some criticism for squashing Nintendo's character into a relatively uninspiring running game, this smartphone take on Animal Crossing seems to have numerous same elements as its console precursors.

Electronics Vivo V7 launched with 5.7-inch screen at ₹18990
Author: 0 Vivo V7 launched with 5.7-inch screen at ₹18990

The Vivo V7 comes with a 5.7-inch 18:9 display FullView Display with 84.4% screen-to-body ratio and 2.5D Gorilla Glass protection. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 450 SoC clocked up to 1.8GHz, coupled with 4GB of RAM. Based on Android 7.1 Nougat, the dual-SIM Vivo V7 runs Funtouch OS 3.2. At the rear, the phone sports a 16 megapixel camera with an aperture rate of f/2.0.

Electronics Apple's iMac Pro may have hands-free Siri voice control
Author: 0 Apple's iMac Pro may have hands-free Siri voice control

Another developer, Steve Troughton-Smith has noted that the A10 Fusion chip will handle macOS' boot and security processes, allowing Apple to "experiment with tighter control" of macOS without frustrating users and developers alike. The Apple unveiled the iMac Pro back in June. "If I had to guess, I would say that the A10 in the iMac Pro could be capable of always-on "Hey Siri", the developer tweeted.

Electronics Facebook is testing its new Trust Indicators to combat fake news
Author: 0 Facebook is testing its new Trust Indicators to combat fake news

The rate by which they are distributed plus the unapologetic luridness of their content makes it hard for most users, especially those who, for some reason, treat social media as news sources, to separate fact from fiction. Publishers may now be able to upload links to additional information through their Brand Asset Library under their Page Publishing Tools - including information on their ethics policy, corrections policy, fact-checking policy, ownership structure, and masthead.

Electronics Here's a sneak peek at Amazon's Black Friday sale
Author: 0 Here's a sneak peek at Amazon's Black Friday sale

If you're planning to spend a large amount on Amazon , we highly recommend signing up for a Prime Membership . Elsewhere, the all-new Echo has been dropped to £69.99 - easily one of the best Black Friday deals deals we've seen so far.

Electronics Al-Qaida Gazwatul Hind outfit militant killed in Kashmir
Author: 0 Al-Qaida Gazwatul Hind outfit militant killed in Kashmir

Quoting official sources, reports said that police cordoned off Zakura area after inputs about the presence of militants. "SI had opened fire", another police officer when contacted, said. "He succumbed while fleeing", said a police officer. A senior police officer told GNS that the militant identified as Mugees Ahmad Mir, son of Abdul Aziz Mir, who hails from Parimpora and was active since many years, had sustained bullets but managed to escape from the spot at Zukura.