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Electronics Sensex up 87 points; ICICI Bank, Maruti top gainers
Author: 0 Sensex up 87 points; ICICI Bank, Maruti top gainers

Infosys gained 0.5 per cent ahead of its Q3 earnings. At 11:04 AM, the BSE Sensex was trading at 34,580, up 76 points, while the broader Nifty50 was ruling at 10,675, up 24 points. The government will also announce today, 12 January 2018, inflation data based on consumer price index (CPI) for December 2017. Sectorwise, the S&P BSE banking index rose by 145.58 points, followed by oil and gas index by 112.02 points and capital goods index by 95.84 points.

Electronics Amir Khan Signs with Matchroom Boxing
Author: 0 Amir Khan Signs with Matchroom Boxing

I was all over the place and the social media can make you say childish things. "I am delighted to have him back boxing in the UK". In November past year, Khan said he still wants a fight with Kell Brook, but admitted they both need to rebuild their careers with wins before settling their long-running rivalry.

Electronics Dragon Ball FighterZ PC requirements revealed
Author: 0 Dragon Ball FighterZ PC requirements revealed

However, the latest batch of Dragon Ball Super spoilers have made it increasingly hard to believe that Universe 7 can even win this fight - and this new episode synopses is giving us even more doubt! In Dragon Ball Super, Hit is a warrior from Universe 6 whose vast power makes him strong enough to easily defeat a weakened Super Saiyan Blue Vegeta .

Electronics Here come the class-action lawsuits against Intel over CPU security flaws
Author: 0 Here come the class-action lawsuits against Intel over CPU security flaws

Within, Intel states that its next batch of security updates to its processors will grant them immunity to the exploits. Lawyers filed a lawsuit in San Jose, Calif., federal court on Wednesday that sought class action status and compensation for people who had bought vulnerable Intel chips or computers that came with them already installed.

Electronics Flight of the Conchords to tape hour-long special for HBO
Author: 0 Flight of the Conchords to tape hour-long special for HBO

We hope Mel ( Kristen Schaal ) shows up with special fella to cheer the group on. The comedy special was taped in front of live sold-out audience during their United Kingdom visit, featuring classic songs and originals performed as part of the " Flight of the Conchords Sing Flight of the Conchords Tour".

Electronics LG Display Announces the World's First 88-inch 8K OLED TV
Author: 0 LG Display Announces the World's First 88-inch 8K OLED TV

Clever AI technology inside the TV upgrades whatever is being displayed to close-to-8K quality. The display is housed inside a block, where all the components live, and but the actual display is just one big, rollable , electronic piece of paper - like a poster.

Electronics FL: Trump in Palm Beach: F-16 Fighter Jets Intercept Private Plane
Author: 0 FL: Trump in Palm Beach: F-16 Fighter Jets Intercept Private Plane

Keith Hernandez is putting 2017 in the books at the party of another guy who spent most of the 1980s making headlines in NY newspapers: President Trump . President Donald Trump sent New Year's wishes on Twitter , wishing both his supporters and detractors a Happy New Year. When he was asked for his reaction to North Korea leader Kim Jon-Un's remarks about having a nuclear button on his desk, Trump responded by saying: 'We'll see'.

Electronics HTC U11 Eyes launching on Jan 15, full specs leaked
Author: 0 HTC U11 Eyes launching on Jan 15, full specs leaked

This is all very timely, as prolific tipster Evan Blass has tipped the exact same date for the launch of the HTC U11 EYEs , and leaked images, price, and specifications of the smartphone, formerly rumoured as the HTC Harmony. With the main theme "Eyes", HTC stated on its official Facebook page today, Jan 12, that the event for its next phone would take place next week.

Electronics Samsung unveils autonomous driving, infotainment solutions
Author: 0 Samsung unveils autonomous driving, infotainment solutions

It also uses Samsung's Bixby voice assistant, which offers automotive-optimised control functions such as moving the QLED display or changing the colours of ambient lighting. Harman and Samsung are set to deliver what they say is an industry first 5G-ready automotive solution, with a multi-band conformal antenna to enable secure, fast and reliable data communications.

Electronics Mini Cooper Gets Cosmetic and Tech Upgrades That Add Personality
Author: 0 Mini Cooper Gets Cosmetic and Tech Upgrades That Add Personality

All engines, from the 1.5- to the 2.0-liter, boast further developments in efficiency and refinement. Mini whipped the covers off its facelifted three-door, five-door and convertible ranges this week, with all three models picking up revised lighting systems, refined engines and new automatic transmissions.

Electronics Fruitfly Malware Creator Allegedly Spied on Victims for 13 Years
Author: 0 Fruitfly Malware Creator Allegedly Spied on Victims for 13 Years

Durachinsky is also claimed to have watched and listened to victims and intercepted communications in the room where the infected computer was located. Acting Assistant Attorney General John P. Cronan of the US Department of Justice Criminal Division, First Assistant US Attorney David A. Sierleja for the Northern District of OH and Special Agent in Charge Stephen D.

Electronics Trump Administration Disbands Election Integrity Panel
Author: 0 Trump Administration Disbands Election Integrity Panel

But the co-chairman of the panel, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach , said the investigation into alleged voter fraud would continue - and could pick up speed without the formalities of a commission. Not a single state has uncovered evidence of significant fraud by non-citizens or anybody else - nothing enough to alter an election for dog catcher.

Electronics Detroit Auto Show: Ford Edge ST Looks, Acts Sportier
Author: 0 Detroit Auto Show: Ford Edge ST Looks, Acts Sportier

The new 2019 Ford Edge will come equipped with the standard 2-liter engine, offering enhanced performance and fuel economy compared to its predecessor. The brakes are now part of a group of standard features for safety on the Edge, said Ford, including technology that helps to detect objects as well as pedestrians and help prevent collisions by braking and steering automatically for drivers.

Electronics Samsung joins with NextRadio to unlock FM chip in upcoming phones
Author: 0 Samsung joins with NextRadio to unlock FM chip in upcoming phones

Aside from the nostalgia factor, FM radio broadcasts can be life-saving, especially in emergency situations when information is transmitted via radio waves. The FCC previously asked Apple to unlock the radio chip in their smartphones, although Apple revealed that iPhones from the iPhone 7 onward do not actually have the hardware installed.

Electronics Ahoy! Assassin's Creed Rogue Remastered Version Sets Sail in March
Author: 0 Ahoy! Assassin's Creed Rogue Remastered Version Sets Sail in March

To celebrate the announcement of the remaster, a brand new, albeit short trailer was revealed, which gives us our very first look at some of the enhancements that have been made to the game. After a unsafe mission gone tragically wrong, Shay turns his back on the Assassins who, in response, attempt to end his life. Not to mention, ACR Remastered each and every weapon, outfit, and customization item in the Master Templar and Explorer packs, in addition the hero Bayek 's legacy outfit from ...

Electronics GM plans autonomous auto with no wheels or pedals for 2019
Author: 0 GM plans autonomous auto with no wheels or pedals for 2019

As defined by the Society of Automotive Engineers, cars at that level can drive without human intervention but only in certain geographic areas. For instance, the current (and voluminous) Federal Motor-Vehicle Safety Standards document assumes a steering wheel that contains an airbag for the driver.

Electronics Became known date of presentation of the Samsung Galaxy S9
Author: 0 Became known date of presentation of the Samsung Galaxy S9

Whispers that Samsung could have a truly foldable phone in the works have been circulating for years , with every year a new report seemingly hinting that the device could be unveiled the next year. The box shows the presence of a "Super Speed" camera on the upcoming Galaxy model alongside revealing stereo speakers tuned by AKG. After the release of infinity display on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Note 8 , the fans are now awaiting the Samsung Galaxy S9 .

Electronics Replacement batteries for sloth-like iPhones now in iStores for R430
Author: 0 Replacement batteries for sloth-like iPhones now in iStores for R430

Apple MacBook will get Rs 8,000 cashback. Of course, the exchange price discount will depend on the phone that is being traded in for the iPhone 7 Plus . Similar offers are available on iPhone X having 256 GB which is priced at Rs 1,02,000. On iPhone 6s, offers like Rs 18,000 exchange on another phone and 5% off on usage of Axis Bank Buzz credit card available.

Electronics PUBG Has Now Surpassed 3 Million Players on Xbox One
Author: 0 PUBG Has Now Surpassed 3 Million Players on Xbox One

The Xbox One had 1 million copies sold in its first 48 hours after its launching. PUBG can be played in either first person (currently in a beta development stage) or third person views and has been developed and published by PUBG Corporation and built on unreal engine 4.

Electronics Toyota adds Amazon Alexa to select Toyota and Lexus models
Author: 0 Toyota adds Amazon Alexa to select Toyota and Lexus models

In what's becoming an annual tradition, the CES electronics trade show, being held this week in Las Vegas, has brought a flurry of announcements of new gadgets built to work with the Seattle company's voice-activated Alexa software. "It's still really day one for us in terms of what we can do with Alexa in the vehicle", said John Scumniotales, head of products for Alexa's automotive efforts, onstage at an event at CES.

Electronics Dark Souls: Remastered Announced for PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch
Author: 0 Dark Souls: Remastered Announced for PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch

There isn't too much information at this time, beyond the usual release date, which is May 25th, and marketing spiel, but the below image has found its way onto Discord. Dark Souls' brilliant boss fights, incredible combat system, punishing difficulty, learn by doing design, and intricate worlds made it a revolution in game design that is often cited by modern developers as a turning point in the industry.

Electronics Facebook Testing Local News & Events Section in its App
Author: 0 Facebook Testing Local News & Events Section in its App

Facebook is now testing " Today In " in New Orleans; Little Rock, Ark.; Billings, Mont.; Peoria, Ill.; Olympia, Wash.; and Binghamton, N.Y., according to Recode . The initiative is called the Facebook Journalism Project and the first observable product to come from it is now in soft-launch in a few areas in the USA.

Electronics Game Boy is respawning thanks to Hyperkin
Author: 0 Game Boy is respawning thanks to Hyperkin

It probably won't be called the Ultra Game Boy (Nintendo licensing right and all) and it won't include any built-in games - that's right, you'll need to dust off those old cartridges or head over to eBay to start building your library. It's impossible to count how many hours we spent (wasted) blowing air into cartridges, swapping games, and charging up that little lad who actually had a surprisingly long battery life considering.

Electronics Are Your WhatsApp Encrypted Group Chats Exposed To Strangers?
Author: 0 Are Your WhatsApp Encrypted Group Chats Exposed To Strangers?

It's not a problem that will impact most users, but chat apps like Signal and WhatsApp have been used for private conversations from everyone ranging from politicians to government dissenters. In May 2016, Facebook-owned-WhatsApp had introduced the end-to-end encryption for its users across the globe. "The confidentiality of the group is broken as soon as the uninvited member can obtain all the new messages and read them".

Electronics Jimmy Iovine Says He's Not Leaving Apple, Calls Rumours 'Fake News'
Author: 0 Jimmy Iovine Says He's Not Leaving Apple, Calls Rumours 'Fake News'

As for Iovine, he says he's not done at Apple - at least not for now. "My contract is up in August, but the amusing thing is, I don't have a contract", said Iovine. The company is working hard to beat out the competition and will definitely need Iovine's help to do it. What do you think the future for Apple Music is? He said that his next chapter will involve getting Apple Music to another level of streaming.

Electronics Bang & Olufsen: 'we'll launch devices with Google Assistant this year'
Author: 0 Bang & Olufsen: 'we'll launch devices with Google Assistant this year'

Google Assistant may have completely taken over the ongoing CES 2018 exhibition, powering not just a large number of "conventional" speakers and headphones unveiled in Las Vegas this week, but also a new trio of "smart displays". "We're pleased to be working with the Google Assistant to offer our customers the ability to control Hopper's video experiences through the Assistant on speakers and phones", said Niraj Desai, DISH vice president of product management.

Electronics Total War: Three Kingdoms announced for Autumn 2018
Author: 0 Total War: Three Kingdoms announced for Autumn 2018

The brutal and oppressive regime's power grows as the empire slips further into anarchy. Three heroes, sworn to brotherhood in the face of tyranny, rally support for the trials ahead. The team at Creative Assembly has lifted the veil on its next project. However, the developer isn't hitting the breaks just yet, with it announcing the next major installment to its strategy series, Total War: Three Kingdoms .

Electronics US, French Officials Scrutinize Apple Over Handling of iPhone Battery Issues
Author: 0 US, French Officials Scrutinize Apple Over Handling of iPhone Battery Issues

Apple has reportedly faced shortages of batteries in its stores following the battery replacement programme. "Unlike in Europe and the United States, where the vast majority of new early iPhone X sales came from existing Apple smartphone owners, in urban China there are significant numbers of Huawei, Xiaomi and Samsung customers switching to the new iPhone models, which they deem a cut above the rest".

Electronics Qualcomm brings Smart Speaker Platform which also supports Cortana
Author: 0 Qualcomm brings Smart Speaker Platform which also supports Cortana

The platform integrates the hardware and software required to help original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) launch audio devices such as smart speakers. A senior executive from Qualcomm said that, taking the benefits of the capabilities and features of Cortana, manufacturers can deliver user experiences on a new platform.

Electronics CES 2018: Dell Introduces Wireless Integration Between PCs and Smartphones
Author: 0 CES 2018: Dell Introduces Wireless Integration Between PCs and Smartphones

The app will sync calls and notifications, let you response to them from your PC, and when you're connected to an Android phone, you can mirror the screen completely and give you the ability to navigate apps directly from your computer. That means the connection between the phone and the PC is point-to-point, and it is not going through the Internet, which carries the risk of being hacked.

Electronics New Website for Google Assistant Shows Off All Available Actions and Services
Author: 0 New Website for Google Assistant Shows Off All Available Actions and Services

Google also tipped Assistant on more headphones , including ones from Jaybird, JBL , LG, and Sony. These actions can span a range of wide capabilities from language translation to online purchasing to games for kids and much more. Since the Assistant can do so many things, we're introducing a new way to talk about them. However, Google announced that this feature will be coming to coming to cars from Kia and Fiat Chrysler.

Electronics Metal Gear Survive Gets a Six-Minute Single-Player Trailer
Author: 0 Metal Gear Survive Gets a Six-Minute Single-Player Trailer

Players are pulled through a wormhole and find themselves in a risky world filled with biological threats and hostile environments where they must survive and find their way home. But there are new mechanics involving wormhole technology to help players build things to help them along the way. Konami announced that Metal Gear Survive will be out on February 20 in the USA and February 22 in Europe for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Electronics Dell updates Latitude portfolio with Intel 8th Gen Core vPro processors, more
Author: 0 Dell updates Latitude portfolio with Intel 8th Gen Core vPro processors, more

Further, the Portable Thunderbolt 3 SSD in 500GB will be priced at $439 (approx Rs 27,990) and 1TB for $799 (approx Rs 50,944) after February 28 on company's website. Further, there are Intel HD and UHD 620 graphics options. Dell also included a new hub sensor in the XPS 15 convertible that uses a gyroscope and an accelerometer to determine how the device is being used, in what position, and where, all while better managing heat and performance.

Electronics JBL adds Google Assistant to its Everest line of headphones
Author: 0 JBL adds Google Assistant to its Everest line of headphones

Aside from this, JBL also announced a refresh of its Bluetooth speaker line, with new updates being the JBL Xtreme 2, the JBL Clip 3, and the JBL Go 2. The Endurance Sprint cuts the cords with a wireless design and boasts an IPX7 waterproof rating with MagHook magnetic earbuds for easy storage and convenience, so users can hit their playlists when their sneakers touch the track or the field.

Electronics Facebook Stickers, New Group Calling and Contacts Features
Author: 0 Facebook Stickers, New Group Calling and Contacts Features

Once successfully tested, it will be available in the stable version. This new feature on Whatsapp will let you switch voice to video calls! The new feature was spotted by watcher of the popular chat app WABetaInfo , which said that the feature is only available to those who have signed up to the beta version of WhatsApp .

Electronics Samsung to unveil Galaxy S9 at MWC in February
Author: 0 Samsung to unveil Galaxy S9 at MWC in February

Samsung is apparently looking to develop a foldable OLED screen that will not show any creases. This would allow us to carry phones with large displays and easily carry them in our pockets when not using them, but perhaps more important, the idea of using a phone that you can fold is just plain cool.

Electronics Shoppers Are Pillaging Grocery Stores For a Cadbury Creme Egg Worth Thousands
Author: 0 Shoppers Are Pillaging Grocery Stores For a Cadbury Creme Egg Worth Thousands

But the gimmick may have backfired, as it appears people are now unwrapping the classic Easter treat and putting them back of shelves if they are not the winning ones. It's a legal requirement for food manufacturers in this country to visibly list the ingredients of the product on the packaging, and as you can imagine, the ingredients of white chocolate is different to the ingredients of milk chocolate.

Electronics Facebook Is Hoping You'll Drop $500 on Its Smart-Home Device
Author: 0 Facebook Is Hoping You'll Drop $500 on Its Smart-Home Device

Facebook is about to launch a hardware product called Portal, according to a new report, to take on Amazon and its Echo devices. Facebook's Portal would sell for $500 starting this summer of 2018, according to Cheddar , the digital streaming news service that first reported the story, citing unidentified people familiar with the situation.

Electronics Here's everything that works with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa
Author: 0 Here's everything that works with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa

Adding a digital assistant to a computer is nothing new and how often Alexa, and in what capacity, you'll call upon Alexa on such machines remains to be seen. In August, Microsoft tied-up with Amazon to let Cortana and Alexa work together - rivaling Google Assistant and Siri . Other interested developers can sign up here before the kit is made broadly available by summer 2018.

Electronics Microsoft Outs New Glow-in-the-Dark Xbox One Controller
Author: 0 Microsoft Outs New Glow-in-the-Dark Xbox One Controller

The Sea of Thieves Closed Beta will be accessible to anyone who joined the Sea of Thieves Insider Programme before December 1, 2017, and anyone who pre-orders the game. You will also get a 14 day trial for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass. You will need to download and install the game. Sea of Thieves - Xbox One has a scheduled release date of March 20, 2018.

Electronics Intel unveils 40% faster Wi-Fi chip developed in Israel
Author: 0 Intel unveils 40% faster Wi-Fi chip developed in Israel

Not much has been revealed about the AX6000 Ultra Wi-Fi Router and the tri-band AX11000 Ultra Wi-Fi Router, but the former offers theoretical top speeds of 6,000Mbps, and the second goes all the way up to 11 (, 000 Mbps). Several wireless router manufacturers announced new 802.11ax compatible products. The firm's 802.11ax home chipsets are designed with the always-connected nature of our current lifestyles in mind, allowing up to 256 devices to connect simultaneously.

Electronics BMW set insane drift world record
Author: 0 BMW set insane drift world record

For this, both Schwartz and BMW Performance Center Chief Driving Instructor Matt Mullins drifted new M5s around the skid pad together. Now, coming back to the second record, BMW also set the record for the longest (water assisted) twin vehicle drift at 39.25 miles (63.1 kms).

Electronics Twitch Announce Exclusive Broadcast Deal for Overwatch League
Author: 0 Twitch Announce Exclusive Broadcast Deal for Overwatch League

That's because, technically, the Overwatch League skins haven't gone up for sale just yet. For those unaware, the Overwatch League skins act as jerseys for each of the teams in the competition. It's the same percentage that will be added to the pool from other merchandise items. For more on the Overwatch League and plenty more guides on the game, be sure to search for Twinfinite.

Author: 0 New Sony AF8 4K OLED TVs Announced At CES

Last year saw Sony enter the world of OLED TVs with its stunningly excellent A1, and this year will see the A series make its way to more eyeballs . Japanese tech giant Sony has announced BRAVIA X900F and A8F 4K HDR OLED TV series at the ongoing CES 2018 , in Las Vegas, US.

Electronics Recycled Christmas trees can spread new life
Author: 0 Recycled Christmas trees can spread new life

Please maintain four feet of distance between the roll-cart and the tree. The public is encouraged to recycle any real Christmas trees by removing all decorations and depositing the trees in the Civic Amenities Facility located in Europa Advance Road (old incinerator site).

Electronics Razer's Project Linda is a Razer Phone-powered 13-inch laptop hybrid
Author: 0 Razer's Project Linda is a Razer Phone-powered 13-inch laptop hybrid

It has a full chiclet keyboard , with some of the function keys being more suited for the Android interface, since it is actually a customized Android interface on a larger display here. Razer's Project Linda laptop seamlessly docks the Razer Phone inside its chassis where a touchpad would normally reside, and connects with the press of a button.