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Author: 0 Samsung moves on Siri with Bixby AI

Users will be able to access Bixby by a side button on the smartphone. Samsung has put a lot of work into natural language controls for Bixby, so it will rely less on specific commands that other digital assistants require. Viv Labs was founded by Dag Kittlaus and Adam Cheyer, who with technologist Tom Gruber helped build the original Siri app now used by Apple . In terms of context awareness , Bixby-enabled applications will always understand the context of the person's use of the app, ...

Electronics Rocket League may end up on Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Rocket League may end up on Nintendo Switch

Though Rocket League is ridiculously popular and generally well-liked by its community, it doesn't come without its own set of issues, such as long waits for matchmaking and various server problems. "We're looking to see what the technical requirements are". We have seen more and more of you playing Rocket League online, and this has led to new issues that hadn't appeared as we scaled our capacity up to this point.

Author: 0 Beauty and the Beast's monster BO opening hints a sequel is coming

It's the third-largest amount for a preview gross in March, behind Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice ($27.7 million) and The Hunger Games ($19.7 million). Potts. The tale follows Belle, who attempts to rescue her father from the castle of a terrifying beast , and instead becomes his captor. You will also fall in love with the castle's enchanted staff befriended by Belle as she learns to realize Beast's kind heart and soul of the true Prince.

Electronics Apple releases watchOS 3.2 with new Theater Mode and SiriKit support
Author: 0 Apple releases watchOS 3.2 with new Theater Mode and SiriKit support

The latest update for the Apple Watch is now available. From there, go to General Software Update and you should see the update ready for download. These changes are done to ensure that the theater experience of the user is uninterrupted. This expands voice commands to third-party applications, letting you ask Siri on the Watch to do more for you like make a payment, call a vehicle, or send a message.

Author: 0 Here are the 9 best features in Android O

Picture in Picture ( PiP) support is another big feature in Android O, coming years after third-party apps allowed you to do the same. Background limits regulate what apps can do in the background in an attempt to conserve battery life and improve performance.

Author: 0 House sends bill to Trump blocking online privacy regulation

U.S. internet service providers will soon no longer need consent from users to share browsing history with marketers and other third parties. But critics say the rule adds costs, stifles innovation and picks winners and losers among internet companies.

Electronics Samsung has cinema in its sights with 34ft LED launch
Author: 0 Samsung has cinema in its sights with 34ft LED launch

The South Korean heavyweight is debuting the new movie display in a series of demonstrations between March 27 and March 30 in theaters at The Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The latter specializes in creating the best surround audio experience and it's going to make Samsung's Cinema Screen even better. The Samsung Cinema Screen is LED backlit, so does not need front projection.

Author: 0 Facebook Messenger to allow live location-sharing

As announced by the company from its official blog, this new feature will gradually be incorporated in the application for all operating systems and with it, we can share our detailed location in real time with those contacts we have in Messenger .

Author: 0 Uber diversity report says 36 percent of employees are women

As of this month, women comprised 36% of Uber's employees, in line with other tech companies, thanks to a prevalence of women in customer support. But, believe it or not, Uber was not the only high-profile tech company holding out. "We'll keep you updated about what we're learning and, importantly, how we're implementing the great ideas we hear about", she added. Uber also says 15 percent of its US employees hold work visas, and they hail from 71 countries.

Electronics 'Dark Souls III': Final DLC Receives New Trailer
Author: 0 'Dark Souls III': Final DLC Receives New Trailer

One thing I can say is that our stance on game production has not changed. Alternatively, you can wait for the Dark Souls III: The Fire Fades Edition on 21st April 2017, which includes the game and both the Ashes of Ariandel and The Ringed City DLCs.

Author: 0 Total, Nova, and Borealis form cracker joint venture

The new $1.7 billion cracker in Port Arthur is scheduled for a 2020 startup and is expected to create about 1,500 jobs according to the release. "Working in a JV with NOVA Chemicals and Total on a cost effective brownfield investment project, integrated with a cracker, is an attractive opportunity".

Electronics Nintendo Sells Out Immediately After Switch
Author: 0 Nintendo Sells Out Immediately After Switch

Here are five things you should know, so you're switched on about the news. Can give a traditional feel to some gamers: The Nintendo Switch also possesses a dock, which enables the console to be connected to a television. You must be playing a game in order to utilize your amiibo figures. After all, players invest a lot of time and effort into building progress in their games .

Electronics Self-driving vehicle crash comes amid debate about regulations
Author: 0 Self-driving vehicle crash comes amid debate about regulations

Uber has cleared its self-driving cars to return to the roads in Tempe, San Francisco and Pittsburgh - the three U.S. cities where its autonomous vehicle pilot program is now in operation. The San Francisco-based startup endured a shaky December rollout in California - including running red lights - that culminated in a standoff between Uber and state regulators who wanted more transparency and reporting.

Electronics Wells Fargo to pay $110 million to settle fake account suit
Author: 0 Wells Fargo to pay $110 million to settle fake account suit

UBS Initiates Coverage On the stock to Neutral on 1/11/17 by stationing a price target of $58. The company has a Low Price Target of $19698 and the Mean Target of $1575840, according to the Brokers. The day began at US$85.53 but the price moved to US$85.23 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$87.401. Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) now has a High Price Target of $65.

Author: 0 Should You Switch to Jio Prime or Not?

Hence, with two recharges of Rs 99 and Rs 303 (or Rs 149), the cost of Jio Prime (Rs 99) would become free. The plans go as high as Rs 499 , offering 56 GB data per month. At Rs 549, Airtel gives unlimited calling with 42 GB 3G/4G data. Users will get additional 1024 MB 4G data for 28 days . VoLTE stands for Voice over LTE and is a new protocol for transmitting voice data over the LTE network and the biggest advantage of VoLTE is that call quality is superior to 3G or 2G connections as ...

Electronics Warner Bros. clears up discrepancies over Lego City Undercover for the Switch
Author: 0 Warner Bros. clears up discrepancies over Lego City Undercover for the Switch

Players who purchase a physical copy of LEGO City Undercover on Nintendo Switch at retail are getting the complete game, and do not need to download additional content to enjoy the full experience. Switch carts varying in size from 1GB to 32GB, with prices rising alongside capacity. It just all depends on the process Nintendo's partners use to make the NAND flash used in the cartridges, and until we know exact details, we'll never know for sure.

Electronics Kangaroo filmed hopping down Detroit street on leash
Author: 0 Kangaroo filmed hopping down Detroit street on leash

Above is a photo of someone with a goddamn kangaroo in Detroit , hopping down a street on the city's west side. The Snapchat video posted on Twitter had drawn almost 10,000 retweets by Tuesday afternoon. Detroit Animal Control told Detroit News it was illegal to own a kangaroo in the city and they were investigating the mammal's appearance. "My cousin and I were just laughing", said Javon Stacks.

Author: 0 How to Use Night Shift in macOS Sierra 10.12.4

Many studies show that exposure to bright-blue light in the evening can affect your circadian rhythms and make it harder to fall asleep. Click on the Apple icon in the menu bar, then select System Preferences , and click the " Displays " icon.

Author: 0 Galaxy Note 7 again! Samsung to launch the refurbished phones as speculated

This, along with the recall, has left the South Korean electronics giant with a lot of devices that need to be "processed in an environmentally-friendly manner'". It had sold more than three million Note 7s before taking the phones off the market. Until now, Samsung's plans were unclear for the recalled phones, which could pose environmental hazards if handled as waste.

Author: 0 US House votes to undo broadband privacy rules

The FCC chair, Ajit Pai, a Republican and a former Verizon lawyer, has been vocal in his opposition to the rules . Schumer said that companies should not be allowed to sell personal information about individual identities to third parties unless they have the person's consent.

Electronics Consensus Take: Juniper Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:JNP) Earnings & Ratings Watch
Author: 0 Consensus Take: Juniper Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:JNP) Earnings & Ratings Watch

Shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . They now have a United States dollars 13 price target on the stock. I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article. Analysts giving shares a rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy. Are investors supposed to sell when the stock hits the target? At the same time, 4 rate the stock a "strong buy", suggesting more conviction in the story.

Author: 0 What it will take for Neil Gorsuch to reach Supreme Court

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley has said he hopes to hold a vote on the nominee April 3, and Republican leaders want the full Senate to take up the nomination before the Easter recess. Another vote potentially up for grabs is that of Michael Bennet, a Democrat from Gorsuch's home state of Colorado. Sources say that offer was immediately rejected.

Electronics Team USA shuts out Puerto Rico to claim first WBC title
Author: 0 Team USA shuts out Puerto Rico to claim first WBC title

The U.S. got a jolt from Ian Kinsler who blasted a two run homer to center field to give the Americans the 2-0 lead in the third inning. Emilio Pagan of your Seattle Mariners, pitched the top of the ninth inning for Puerto Rico. "I'm sure I would have been upset initially but I have so much respect for Mr. Leyland", Stroman said, "I loved playing for him, I'm kind of upset that he's leaving the game and won't be managing again".

Author: 0 Windows 10 Records Every Keyword You Type: Here's How to Disable It

According to The Register , the complainants stressed that the defendant " failed to exercise reasonable care in designing, formulating, and manufacturing the Windows 10 upgrade and placing it into the stream of commerce". The complaint specifically blames the free upgrade to Windows 10 that Microsoft pushed out to encourage people to adopt its latest operating system.

Author: 0 Comcast Prepping Q3 Launch of 'Xfinity Instant TV'

It's also possible that any and all streaming data generated by Xfinity Instant TV will not count against the customer's data cap for the month. Reports suggest that Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is planning to expand its over-the-top streaming service across the usa later this year.

Electronics Verizon, AT&T suspend ads from Google over offensive videos
Author: 0 Verizon, AT&T suspend ads from Google over offensive videos

AT&T said in a statement it was "deeply concerned" that its ads may have appeared next to "YouTube content promoting terrorism and hate", while Verizon said it has been investigating claims of its ads being on "non-sanctioned" websites. But many advertisers were waiting to see further details or results, before placing ads again. More than 250 organizations including the British government, Toyota and McDonald's have stopped advertising on YouTube in the United Kingdom, according to the ...

Author: 0 London attack: 2 remain in custody for questioning

Masood, 52, killed four people including unarmed Pc Keith Palmer and injured dozens more when he ploughed a hired auto across Westminster Bridge and stormed the parliamentary estate armed with two blades before being shot by police. Rowley said police carried out more than dozen searches, seizing 2,700 items including "massive amounts of computer data" and were attempting to work out whether others had "encouraged, supported or directed him".

Electronics Johnson earns career WGC sweep in Austin
Author: 0 Johnson earns career WGC sweep in Austin

Rahm, 3-down with four holes left, came to life, winning the par-four 15th with a birdie before taking the par-five 16th with another birdie, sinking a 30-footer after an astonishing second shot from the rough that he somehow threaded through an oak tree.

Author: 0 Samsung must get the Galaxy S8 right, analysts say

According to the results of the survey, 63 percent of current owners of Samsung smartphones will not be influenced by the exploding Galaxy Note 7 in their decision on whether or not to buy the Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 Plus. Those reports suggested that the refurbished devices would ship with a smaller battery ranging in capacity from 3,000 to 3,200 mAh, compared to the fire-prone 3,500 mAh batteries that originally shipped with the Galaxy Note 7.

Electronics Tinder announces web version so you can swipe on your computer
Author: 0 Tinder announces web version so you can swipe on your computer

Tinder Online can be accessed from within a web browser anywhere in the world. Tinder originated as an app, but soon it will be available in web browsers on any device. However its introduction follows the addition of the revenue generating Tinder Boost. Tinder users are also able to pay for Tinder Plus that allows more swipes of profiles.

Author: 0 Consumer tech plane ban was triggered by iPad bomb threat

According to their source, apparently this was due to the discovery of a plot that wanted to bring down a plane with explosives that were hidden inside of a fake iPad that would have appeared as real as the genuine article. Similarly, it's also to be determined whether more countries will uphold the same ban. And previous year, for example, a bomb in a laptop punctured a hole in the passenger area on a Somalia-bound flight.

Electronics Take Down Corrupt Sheriff With Mafia III And Faster, Baby
Author: 0 Take Down Corrupt Sheriff With Mafia III And Faster, Baby

The demo will let players experience a curated portion of the game. Hangar 13 hasn't released patch notes for the update , but one player on the 2K Forums says it includes most of the files for Faster, Baby! Vehicular combat is not a high point for this game hence; this can add a complete new dimension to it.

Electronics Close to the Metal Ep. 36: Whose Optane Memory is it anyway?
Author: 0 Close to the Metal Ep. 36: Whose Optane Memory is it anyway?

Intel is announcing their latest Optane ™ Technology offering in the form of Optane™ Memory, in either 16GB or 32GB modules for Optane™-ready desktop PC motherboards. In a way, it's like the SSD and HDD combos, where files and programs you want to access faster are stored on the SSD. Off-the-shelf enterprise and consumer systems from the likes of HP, Dell, Lenovo, Asus, Acer, and others will begin shipping with Optane memory starting in the second quarter.

Author: 0 South Korea Prosecutors to Question SK Group Chief in Corruption Probe

Park, the first Korean president to be removed from office by impeachment, arrived at the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office in southern Seoul around 9:25 a.m. "We are creating a questionnaire", a senior prosecutor said on Friday, adding it is yet unclear how long it will take to complete the inquiry. They'd formerly accused of colluding Ms Park.

Author: 0 With new phone due, Samsung dials down on safety message

Other expected specs on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 includes the use of two brands of processors like Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 for US devices while others will be powered by the Exynos 9XXX processor. It's still unclear where Samsung will sell its refurbished Note 7 devices, but it all depends on local authorities, wireless carriers, and demand. Samsung, under huge pressure to turn its image around after the burning battery scandal, had previously not commented on its plans for recovered ...

Author: 0 Facebook's Messenger app adds live location-sharing

Many users were sharing their momentary exact location with each message , which a Harvard student found could be scraped into a Marauder's Map through a Chrome extension he built showing exactly where a friend had been. A small clock in the lower right-hand corner of the map will show the duration you're sharing your location for. The report added that Facebook had already completed the project but was working on optimising the battery usage of the feature.

Electronics Apple Introduces Special Red iPhone to Help Fight AIDS
Author: 0 Apple Introduces Special Red iPhone to Help Fight AIDS

This isn't the first Apple product to go red for a good cause: The original iPod nano and the current lineup of Beats products and accessories have all received the ( PRODUCT) RED treatment. Apple is expected to launch its eagerly-anticipated iPhone 8 later this year. Apart from this, Apple also introduced Clips , a new app that makes it quick and fun for anyone to create expressive videos on iPhone and iPad.

Electronics Malware infection rates up by 400 percent on Android Smartphones says Nokia
Author: 0 Malware infection rates up by 400 percent on Android Smartphones says Nokia

While Nokia reports that infections on mobile networks are increasing, infections on fixed-line residential networks have been falling since the beginning of 2015, despite a bump in early 2016 due to a surge in adware. However, Windows and iOS-based devices seem to also have been affected by such threats. The Mirai botnet attacks past year demonstrated how thousands of unsecured IoT devices could easily be hijacked to launch crippling DDoS attacks.

Electronics Reddit To Experiment With Proper Profile Pages
Author: 0 Reddit To Experiment With Proper Profile Pages

Reddit has introduced profile pages and the ability for users to make posts on their own profile. Now the circle jerkers are trying to make their hangout into more of a typical social network with a feature that will allow users to post directly to their profiles .

Electronics 1 killed as large fire rips through Ukraine military arsenal
Author: 0 1 killed as large fire rips through Ukraine military arsenal

Ukrainian officials say a woman's body has been found under debris at the site of a massive munitions-depot fire near the eastern city of Kharkiv. A part of a missile seen on the ground near a small shop as a fire rages at a military ammunition depot in Balaklia near Khrakiv in Ukraine on Thursday, March 23 2017.

Author: 0 Google Pixel, Pixel XL use camera software originally developed for Google Glass

Be warned that these are just rumors and speculations, but many would still love to have the said upgrades on the Google Pixel 2 when it is finally released. Because of the similarities to the HDR (High Dynamic Range) photography, the new Gcam technique was dubbed HDR+. Google wanted to have a smartphone like camera on the Google Glass, but the smaller sized sensor resulted in poor photos.

Electronics Chief Justice Khehar offers to mediate in Ayodhya dispute
Author: 0 Chief Justice Khehar offers to mediate in Ayodhya dispute

Jilani said that going by his experience of last three decades, he feels that the matter can not be settled outside the court and referred to unsuccessful negotiation attempts made during the tenures of former Prime Ministers Chandrashekhar and P V Narasimha Rao.

Electronics Lower-end iPads, red iPhones unveiled
Author: 0 Lower-end iPads, red iPhones unveiled

San Francisco: Recognising more than 10 years of partnership with the Product (RED) charity that fights against HIV/AIDS, Apple on Tuesday announced iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in a vibrant red aluminium finish. The net sales were $78.4 billion from October-November 2016, and sales are up three percent on the previous year making this the most lucrative quarter Apple has recorded.

Electronics China upset as Japanese minister visits self-ruled Taiwan
Author: 0 China upset as Japanese minister visits self-ruled Taiwan

Akama was the highest level Japanese government official to visit Taiwan since 1972, according to media reports. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said China is "firmly opposed to the visit" and has lodged official complaints to Japan regarding the issue.

Author: 0 Mom: Teen daughter afraid to come home after Chicago attack

Chicago Police are searching for as many as six people involved in the sexual assault of a teenage girl that was broadcast on Facebook Live, a police spokesman said. He said the girl knows at least one of her attackers and that investigators are making good progress identifying those involved. He also said child pornography charges wouldn't apply unless viewers were downloading the video.

Author: 0 Samsung Pay arrives in India

Samsung eventually plans to release a software developer kit to enable the creation of third-party applications and services that use Bixby. How Samsung Pay works. With this, there was no other company to model its strategy and devices, and the sales of Samsungs skyrocketed as it started retooling its devices to appear and work identical as the Smartphone's and tablets of Apple's.

Author: 0 Beauty and the Beast remake brings viewers back in time

Close Modal Window Hang on for a minute.we're trying to find some more stories you might like. Growing up, my favourite was always The Little Mermaid and this may have a lot to do with when I was growing up. "I think it's kind of one of these films that's just really universal". The movie it reminded me of was "Moulin Rouge", which also seemed like a cartoon starring real people .

Electronics Misfit Vapor will be running on Android Wear 2.0
Author: 0 Misfit Vapor will be running on Android Wear 2.0

Furthermore, Fossil is pushing more of their brands. In addition to Q Explorist and Q Venture , Fossil also unveiled hybrid smartwatches named as the Q Accomplice and Q Activist. They feature full-AMOLED, high-resolution screens that preserve the integrity of sophisticated watch design while enabling crystal clear illumination.