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Electronics Samsung likely to give Galaxy S9 its own version of Apple's Animoji
Author: 0 Samsung likely to give Galaxy S9 its own version of Apple's Animoji

The Galaxy S9 may come with a 3D emoji feature, Korean news outlet ETNews reported. It sounds almost identical Apple's Animoji , though the report briefly hints that Samsung's version has a trick up its sleeve. The report states a number of companies have been supplying the tech but the plug was pulled recently due to technical difficulties and the Note 9 will have the sensor placed at the rear of the device too.

Electronics Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Launched in India; Know Specification, Price
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Launched in India; Know Specification, Price

In 2017, Xiaomi tripled its shipments year-over-year and sold more than 2 million units from its offline channel while replacing Samsung from its leadership position in the fourth quarter, according to data revealed by IDC Tuesday. The phone is powered by 2.0 GHz quadcore Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. The China-based company seem to be going all in with the big bezel-less trend, having both phones sport a 5.99-inch screen with an 18:9 near borderless display at 2160x1080.

Electronics Google reportedly shipped 3.9 million Pixel and Pixel 2 devices in 2017
Author: 0 Google reportedly shipped 3.9 million Pixel and Pixel 2 devices in 2017

With the disastrous launch of the Pixel 2 range of smartphones, it seemed that all of the hard work Google had done building its reputation in the handset world had been undone. The Google Pixel smartphones were supposed to be Android's answer to Apple's iPhone. Past year saw Google unveil the Pixel 2 and 2 XL handsets to take over from the original Pixel phones that launched back in 2016.

Electronics Facebook is losing friends as Snapchat lures teens away
Author: 0 Facebook is losing friends as Snapchat lures teens away

However, a new report suggests Facebook is losing the battle for younger users to Snapchat and other options. eMarketer's latest social network usage forecast expects fewer new users under 24 will sign up to Facebook during 2018. "Facebook will lose 2 million users ages 24 and younger this year", eMarketer estimates. According to the report, Instagram is expected to gain roughly 1.6 million young users up to 24 years old, but Snapchat will get the upper hand.

Electronics Winter Olympics: Korean athletes under unified flag at opening march
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: Korean athletes under unified flag at opening march

Clad in coordinated outfits of red with white and blue accents, North Korea's throng of more than 200 cheerleaders are stealing the spotlight at the 23rd Winter Olympic Games in South Korea as they chant, sway and dance in unison. "For our side, for the sports side, this dialogue will continue.", he said, adding that the IOC was in constant dialogue with North Korea's national Olympic committee.

Author: 0 Tillerson in Egypt for start of Middle East tour

But the officials said diplomacy is necessary to cement anti-Islamic State gains and restore regional stability as the administration presses other nations and private companies to help with post-war reconstruction. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson faces "difficult" talks next week with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey on Syria and human rights, his delegation said Friday before a regional tour.

Electronics Samsung May Launch DeX Pad Along with Galaxy S9 in MWC 2018
Author: 0 Samsung May Launch DeX Pad Along with Galaxy S9 in MWC 2018

Samsung Galaxy S9 , Galaxy S9+ launch is set for February 25 in Barcelona, ahead of the Mobile World Congress (MWC), scheduled to start from February 26. Those more cautious about dropping their Galaxy S9+, meanwhile, might prefer to opt for the Protective Standard Cover, which supports MIL-STD-810G-516.7 military-specification ruggedness.

Electronics Ranveer Singh hikes his fees after 'Padmaavat' success
Author: 0 Ranveer Singh hikes his fees after 'Padmaavat' success

Using the hashtag #PromiseToDeepika fans managed to draw the attention of Deepika Padukone . The film, which had released on January 25 after much discussions and deliberations, has proved that nothing can prevent the audience if they really have their hearts set upon watching a film.

Electronics Pence says 'no daylight' between U.S. and allies on North Korea
Author: 0 Pence says 'no daylight' between U.S. and allies on North Korea

Dr Petrov said the timing of the handshake was important with the United States and South Korea's annual joint military exercises, postponed due to the Winter Olympic Games and set to go ahead in February and March. Against this backdrop, the United States managed to hold the alliance together in order to get what it wanted, thanks to its military and economic powers.

Electronics Disney raises prices at parks in Florida, California
Author: 0 Disney raises prices at parks in Florida, California

But it hasn't gone to the point of pricing Disneyland higher than California Adventure on a one-day ticket, the way that it does with the Magic Kingdom versus the other three Walt Disney World parks in Florida. Disneyland ticket prices are seeing the biggest increases. Annual pass prices at California's Disneyland are going up by as much as almost 18 percent, as Disney looks to better balance its crowd levels throughout the year.

Electronics Asus Zenfone 5 Lite With Quad Camera Setup Leaked Online
Author: 0 Asus Zenfone 5 Lite With Quad Camera Setup Leaked Online

If nothing else, the glossy glass back and Asus logo are clearly visible, so is the aforementioned dual camera setup - a new layout for the manufacturer. Furthermore, there's a 3.5 mm headphone jack up top, and, a USB port at the bottom flanked by speaker and microphone grilles. We are not yet sure if the Asus Zenfone 5 Lite will be the only smartphone launching at MWC 2018 or not.

Electronics Watch 2018 Olympics Opening Ceremony
Author: 0 Watch 2018 Olympics Opening Ceremony

It comes as viewers have already redefined how they watch TV. And what if you've cancelled your cable package ? I have cable (or an HD antenna). "We're excited to work with Peloton on this unique immersive experience for riders to train in the glow of our magnificent broadcast studio in PyeongChang ", said Gary Zenkel, President, NBC Olympics .

Author: 0 Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 5.8 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. Activision Blizzard's payout ratio is presently 20.55%. 100,000 shares traded per day would be a minimum for most traders and some require 1,000,000.

Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers' 2018 NBA Finals Odds Improve After Trade Deadline

CLEVELAND- The Cleveland Cavaliers were busy hours before the National Basketball Association trade deadline on Thursday, sending six players to four teams. The team has reached the NBA Finals in each of the last three years and was a favorite to get back there at the start of this season, but things haven't gone as planned the past few weeks.

Electronics European shares rebound but stock markets remain edgy
Author: 0 European shares rebound but stock markets remain edgy

Major indexes in Asia and Europe sank Tuesday and USA markets started sharply lower, zigzagging between gains and losses. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index rose 0.6 percent to 30,512.92, while the Shanghai Composite index lost 0.6 percent to 3,290.62.

Electronics EMUI 8 with Android Oreo lands on Honor 8 Pro in India
Author: 0 EMUI 8 with Android Oreo lands on Honor 8 Pro in India

Honor 8 Pro users in India can expect new features to play with soon, as Huawei has started seeding the EMUI 8.0 update to users of the smartphone in India. The original news appeared on T-Mobile's website where they have listed down the 2015's Galaxy devices which would receive this update of Android Oreo in the coming days.

Electronics Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S sketch and specs sheet leaked
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S sketch and specs sheet leaked

The smartphone could go on sale in China sometime in March, after an initial showcase at MWC 2018. Powering the device will be a massive 4480 mAh battery, a considerable upgrade over the Mi 6's 3,350 mAh battery. However, a new leak focuses on the next "Mi" flagship device, the Mi 7. Xiaomi Mi 7 is expected to feature a 5.65-inch Full HD+ display with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels.

Electronics North Korea: Cracks in US-Japan-South Korea alliance start to show
Author: 0 North Korea: Cracks in US-Japan-South Korea alliance start to show

Moon has already put a summit offer on the table. She is reportedly the first member of Jong-Un's family to travel South across the border since the Korean War. Choi Bok-mu, a fitness club manager at the Olympics athletes village in Gangneung, said he had not experienced any problems communicating with North Korean athletes, despite them speaking in a markedly different accent.

Electronics Winter Olympics: human drama amid the fireworks as Games get under way
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: human drama amid the fireworks as Games get under way

But that's just what these two Americans, veterans of the 1950-1953 Korean War, did this week when they traveled to the 2018 Winter Olympics . A general view during the Opening Ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at PyeongChang Olympic Stadium on February 9, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.

Electronics Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un impersonators escorted from Olympic Opening Ceremonies
Author: 0 Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un impersonators escorted from Olympic Opening Ceremonies

North Korea ramped up its missile and nuclear program previous year, testing its first three intercontinental ballistic missiles and most powerful nuclear weapon to date. And before all of that, Kim and President Donald Trump were hanging out with each other. "If you want to get a hold of Kim Jong-un and you're a North Korean, maybe you should befriend Kim Yo Jong", Madden said.

Electronics Warren Gatland names unchanged facet as Wales put together to face England
Author: 0 Warren Gatland names unchanged facet as Wales put together to face England

Alun Wyn Jones stood in front of Russell to prevent him from converting Peter Horne's late try while the TMO was reviewing the score. Patchell was influential in last weekend's 34-7 rout of Scotland in Cardiff , but injury-hit Wales were widely written off leading into that match and Jones insists England at Twickenham are a different proposition.

Electronics Google Pixel is at the center of a new class action complaint
Author: 0 Google Pixel is at the center of a new class action complaint

The lawsuit alleges that it "compromises the phone's core functionality, preventing consumers from communicating by voice call and from using features like Google Assistant". A sizable number of Pixel and Pixel XL users began to report microphone issues after both phones launched in October 2016. Specifically, Patricia Weeks of Florida and Waleed Anbar of California are taking action over Google's refusal to offer a refund or replacement for Pixel smartphones that are plagued with ...

Electronics Huawei P20 Lite live images leaked, shows dual vertical cameras
Author: 0 Huawei P20 Lite live images leaked, shows dual vertical cameras

Rumors have surfaced that the P20 would feature a three-lens system, and the invite - with a ghostly "OOO" motif and the phrase "See mooore with AI", - would seem to reinforce that theory. Further, it shows that the device will have a 2900mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. But the third lens in the rear camera setup is not grouped with the other two sensors, which leaves some room for speculation.

Electronics LG V30S tipped to finally bring the upgrades the V30 needed
Author: 0 LG V30S tipped to finally bring the upgrades the V30 needed

However, the LG V30s will have an internal storage space of 256GB, but the other hardware specifications would remain the same. This move to bring a V30-variant is reportedly a part of LG's new direction to extend the life of its premium handsets, rather than introducing new phones.

Electronics Xbox Store no.1 top paid spot overtaken by Monster Hunter
Author: 0 Xbox Store no.1 top paid spot overtaken by Monster Hunter

Meanwhile, on PS4 the squad issue has been fixed, but as a result players who experienced the bug will have their data reset, and any players whose squad leaders have had their data reset will also have "any affiliated data disappear the next time they log in".

Electronics Apple Live News Section Now Available in TV App
Author: 0 Apple Live News Section Now Available in TV App

On iOS, and at least with CNN on the Apple TV, the app is installed without a trip to the App Store, after which you are taken directly to the app to begin watching the news. The new feature also works with Siri using commands like 'Watch CNBC '. For example, you can say "Play Bloomberg " or "Watch CNN ". It appears to be live for users running the latest iOS 11.2.5 and tvOS 11.2.5 releases.

Electronics Kemba Walker replacing Kristaps Porzingis in All-Star Game
Author: 0 Kemba Walker replacing Kristaps Porzingis in All-Star Game

Walker, who is shooting.846 from the free-throw line, ranks fourth in the Eastern Conference in free throws (248), third in three-point field goals (141) and ninth in field goals (383). The Cavs landed Jordan Clarkson from the Lakers on Thursday ahead of the NBA Trade Deadline, and he now looks to be Cleveland's solution at point guard for not only the rest of this season but for the foreseeable future.

Electronics Uber settles dispute with Alphabet's self-driving vehicle unit
Author: 0 Uber settles dispute with Alphabet's self-driving vehicle unit

Uber agreed to pay 0.34% of its equity, or about $245 million, according to a person with knowledge of the accord. "We're bringing this case because Uber is cheating". Khosrowshahi did not acknowledge, however, wrongdoing with trade secrets. Over the a year ago, you've been distracted from your mission. But the prospect that a couple of Waymo employees may have inappropriately solicited others to join Otto, and that they may have potentially left with Google files in their possession, in ...

Electronics Fortnite Surpasses 3.4 Million Concurrent Players
Author: 0 Fortnite Surpasses 3.4 Million Concurrent Players

In addition, #Epic Games, the game developer, has done a fantastic job updating the game [VIDEO ]and adding new content to it on a weekly basis. The Fortnite site has a developer blog post that both reveals HUGE news in player count and details at length the impact those numbers had on servers last Sunday.

Author: 0 Wall Street tumbles again as S&P, Dow confirm correction

The closing numbers are displayed after the closing bell of the Dow Industrial Average at the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street on February 8, 2018 in New York . That came during a 15-minute stretch where the 30-stock index lost 700 points and then gained them back. Shares tumbled in Asia on Tuesday after a wild day for US markets that resulted in the biggest drop in the Dow Jones industrial average in six and a half years.

Electronics Ghanaian singer, Ebony Reign dies days to birthday
Author: 0 Ghanaian singer, Ebony Reign dies days to birthday

Reports had it that Ebony Reigns who was rushed down to Bechem Government Hospital few minutes after the incident but she died shortly after while her driver is still unconscious. Known in real life as Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, Ebony was widely known for her hit songs " Poison " and " Kupe ". She was born on 16th February, 1997.

Electronics Toyota TRD Pro models debut in Chicago
Author: 0 Toyota TRD Pro models debut in Chicago

At the rear, TRD cooked up leaf springs fro the Tundra , coil springs for the 4Runner and progressive-rate off-road leaf springs for the Tacoma . What are those shared features? The new Tacoma TRD Pro also gets a new front skidplate and the TRD logo applied everywhere possible.

Electronics Earnings Analysis Of Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)
Author: 0 Earnings Analysis Of Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)

The firm owned 66,013,793 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 716,486 shares during the period. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $34.85. Analysts on average have given a price target of $31.44 to Viacom, Inc. To see the ratio analysis, the debt to equity ratio appeared as 1.84 for seeing its liquidity position.

Electronics New Qualcomm Snapdragon selected by Sony and Nokia
Author: 0 New Qualcomm Snapdragon selected by Sony and Nokia

Nokia and Qualcomm are the tech giants those are focusing on the emerging 5G network. Companies like Asus , Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Connected Technologies Limited, HMD Global - the home of Nokia phones, HTC , Inseego/Novatel Wireless, LG, NetComm Wireless, NETGEAR, OPPO , Sharp Corporation, Sierra Wireless, Sony Mobile, Telit, vivo , Wingtech, WNC, Xiaomi and ZTE are working with Qualcomm on this technology.

Electronics Congress-BJP spat over Renuka's laughter escalates
Author: 0 Congress-BJP spat over Renuka's laughter escalates

The clipping of this incident was tweeted by Union Minister Kiren Rijiju today, drawing criticism from Chowdhary, who has threatened to move a privilege motion against him. "I personally feel that this attitude and comment in the Upper House of Parliament belittles the office of the PM and amounts to an insult to each and every woman in the country", Ms.

Electronics North Korea Parades ICBMs On Eve Of Olympics
Author: 0 North Korea Parades ICBMs On Eve Of Olympics

When South Korea hosted the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, it was a coming-out party for a poor country still recovering from the ruins of the Korean War. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is ratcheting up the rhetoric against North Korea's human rights abuses ahead of the Winter Olympic Games in the South.

Electronics Hate The Latest Update? How To Get The Old Snapchat Design Back
Author: 0 Hate The Latest Update? How To Get The Old Snapchat Design Back

The new version of Snapchat started reaching users around the turn of the year, but the company is now stepping up the rollout. Before looking at ways to go back to the old Snapchat design, let's first see what the update brings. Unlike Android users, you can't disable auto-update for individual apps. Feedback from Snapchat users on Twitter has been overwhelmingly negative.

Electronics Google fined Rs 135 cr for abusing market dominance
Author: 0 Google fined Rs 135 cr for abusing market dominance

The order was passed in response to information filed by Matrimony.com Limited and Consumer Unity & Trust Society (CUTS) in 2012. Even as Google has been embroiled in several antitrust cases across the world, this is only the second time it has been penalised for abusing its dominant position in a market.

Electronics 'Overwatch' Lunar New Year 2018 Skins Revealed
Author: 0 'Overwatch' Lunar New Year 2018 Skins Revealed

From publisher and developer Blizzard Entertainment, Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer first-person shooter game, but one in which there's a heavy focus on the various characters. Speaking of skins, lastly, and for some players most importantly, Kaplan revealed that there will be six legendary skins that will roll out with the Year of the Dog event, including one each for Mercy and Genji.

Electronics Tesla shares dip as automaker racks up record loss
Author: 0 Tesla shares dip as automaker racks up record loss

The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, September 11 by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Tesla, Inc . The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, November 10 by Guggenheim. (NASDAQ: TSLA ). Boston Family Office Llc holds 0.04% in Tesla, Inc . Vanguard Gru holds 0.31% or 49.03 million shares in its portfolio. Lombard Odier Asset Management Usa Corp increased Tenet Healthcare Corp (Put) (NYSE:THC) stake by 23,000 shares to 43,000 valued at $706,000 in 2017Q3.

Electronics Microsoft Making Room in Windows 10 for Progressive Web Apps
Author: 0 Microsoft Making Room in Windows 10 for Progressive Web Apps

Further, it already reviewed almost 1.5 million candidates through which a "small initial set" of PWAs have been identified that will be indexed for Windows 10 users to test the experience over the coming weeks. These apps will run in a sandboxed AppX container in Windows 10 and won't carry any browser window. The search process to make that happen has been ongoing for about a year, and Microsoft has already reviewed "nearly 1.5 million candidates" for inclusion the store.

Electronics New Sea of Thieves accessories shown off
Author: 0 New Sea of Thieves accessories shown off

Both Windows and Xbox One users can enjoy using the rather snazzy Seagate 2TB Game Drive and its deep purple color. Sea of Thieves was received warmly during its closed beta, despite some issues accessing the game at the start. The stand comes with a rechargable battery, battery cover, and a six-foot power cord. And when Microsoft revealed a very cool limited Sea of Thieves controller late previous year you can be sure that we wanted one.

Electronics Black Panther Promo Calls Out All of MCU's Nods to Wakanda
Author: 0 Black Panther Promo Calls Out All of MCU's Nods to Wakanda

Featuring the New Balance 574 Sport and the 990v4, the brands came together to celebrate the warrior-king lifestyle of King T'Challa - better known as Black Panther . " Black actors that I could identify with, that look like me on screen". Veterans Angela Bassett and Forest Whitaker bring presence and gravitas as Queen Ramonda and Zuri respectively, while Winston Duke's tribal leader M'Baku brings some unexpected yet very welcome laughs while exuding self-pride.

Electronics Snap shares soar as user growth, revenue beat
Author: 0 Snap shares soar as user growth, revenue beat

Snap said fourth-quarter sales jumped 72 per cent to $285.7 million (U.S.), beating the $252.8-million average projection of analysts , according to data compiled by Bloomberg . Boosted by holiday demand from advertisers, average revenue per user - a key metric for investors - was up 46 per cent year on year to $1.53. In November, Snapchat unveiled a redesign that separated out peer-to-peer interaction and curated/professional content.

Electronics Dow Jones falls another 500 points at open
Author: 0 Dow Jones falls another 500 points at open

And worryingly, the futures market is suggesting that USA stocks could fall back later today. Sharp drops on Friday and Monday erased the gains the Dow and S&P 500 made this year. The last 10 percent drop for markets came in early 2016, when oil prices were plunging as investors anxious about a drop in global growth, which could have sharply reduced demand.

Electronics Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Position Cut by CIBC Asset Management Inc
Author: 0 Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Position Cut by CIBC Asset Management Inc

CI Global Investments Inc. now owns 69,123 shares of the company's stock valued at $4,377,000 after buying an additional 780 shares during the period. It also reduced its holding in Amazon.Com Inc. It also increased its holding in Apache Corp Com (NYSE:APA) by 184,933 shares in the quarter, for a total of 190,633 shares, and has risen its stake in Powershares Qqq Trust Nasdaq 100 (QQQ).