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Author: 0 China says Xi to meet with Trump April 6-7

It is unclear whether Trump will follow through with either threat. Last year, the U.S. trade deficit with China topped $347 billion, with total trade worth more than half a trillion dollars, according to the U.S. China Daily highlights possibility of "constructive ties" ahead of next week's Trump-Xi meeting in Palm Beach. During the upcoming meeting, China will likely attempt to establish certain guiding principles for the relationship, such as those outlined in the "new type of ...

Author: 0 Apple launches red iPhone

As such, every purchase will provide users a way to contribute to the Global Fund, which will help in making a step closer to an AIDS-free world. As noted by Apple CEO Tim Cook, Apple's (RED) products have significantly helped in the effort to stop the spread of AIDS.

Author: 0 Samsung Unveils S8 Smartphones With Virtual Assistant Bixby

Now, it is back with a bang. Not only has Samsung included the headphone jack , but it is tapping into its recent Harman acquisition by bundling a pair of AKG earphones with the Galaxy S8. The company made a decision to ditch the home button, dedicating more of the phone's area to the screen. The S8 and S8 + have not one or two but rather three biometric security features - besides the fingerprint and iris scanners, the S8 comes with facial recognition.

Electronics Samsung Completes Its Harman Acquisition
Author: 0 Samsung Completes Its Harman Acquisition

With an $8 billion cash deal, the automotive and consumer electronics company is now owned by Samsung . Harman stockholders will receive $ 112 per share in cash upon the closing of the deal which was first revealed last November and approved by the USA firm's stockholders and US and other countries' regulatory bodies.

Electronics Amazon is reportedly working on a home security camera with Alexa capablities
Author: 0 Amazon is reportedly working on a home security camera with Alexa capablities

For example, instead of asking Alexa to heat a room in a house to a particular temperature, the goal in the future would be to simply ask if the room is warm enough and have the smart home understand and respond accordingly. Amazon has launched a program that will allow students to study complicated technology problems by working on the virtual assistant. Imagine being able to make a voice call without having to pull out your phone each time.

Author: 0 Samsung may sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 devices

South Korea's Electronic Times newspaper reported that Samsung will start selling refurbished Note 7s in its home country in July or August and would aim to sell between 400,000 and 500,000 of them using safe batteries . The manufacturer also said in a statement "salvageable components shall be detached for reuse". Thirdly, the firm said that processes such as metal extraction will be performed using environmentally friendly methods.

Electronics Facebook launches personal fundraising tool
Author: 0 Facebook launches personal fundraising tool

Personal fundraisers will launch in the U.S. for people aged 18 years or older, and in beta over the next few weeks, as we hope to continue to learn and improve the product to make it even more useful. Users will be able to accept donations to cover expenses for education , medical , pet medical , crisis relief , personal emergency and a funeral or loss.

Author: 0 Samsung Reveals Successor to Its Exploding Note 7

Samsung completely redesigned its handsets, embedding the home button under the screen until you need it. Samsung officially unveiled its Galaxy S8 today . The Samsung logo is gone and the home button is instead "virtual" and on the display itself. Now, it's over to you: Do you think the Samsung Galaxy S8 duo is capable of crushing Apple's iPhone 8? With DeX, people can easily access apps, browse the web and send messages directly from their phone on a larger display.

Author: 0 Uber: Self-driving cars will be back on Pittsburgh streets today

Photos of the crash were posted online showing the Uber auto on its right side, while another vehicle was badly damaged. Tempe police information officer Josie Montenegro revealed that the crash occurred when a human driver " failed to yield " to the self-driving auto at a left turn.

Electronics Toyota's HiLux Tonka Concept channels your inner child
Author: 0 Toyota's HiLux Tonka Concept channels your inner child

Toyota's Australian division has outfitted its HiLux pickup truck (known as the Tacoma in the United States) to look like a Tonka truck, effectively creating a life-size toy that adults can definitely enjoy. A fire extinguisher, axe, shovel and high-lift jack are also fitted. Since HiLux was first launched in 1968 it has earned and reinforced its reputation for being "unbreakable" - and for being popular.

Electronics In the End, It May Be Google's Lawsuit That Wrecks Uber
Author: 0 In the End, It May Be Google's Lawsuit That Wrecks Uber

A hearing on the injunction motion is scheduled for April 27, 2017. Uber is basing this petition on the argument that the original contract that Levandowski had with Google does not merit an open court proceeding, USA Today reports . Uber . Uber, the ride-hailing company valued at $69 billion in the private market, is developing self-driving cars, which it believes will one day replace most of its human drivers.

Electronics Qatar Airways to lend laptops to passengers in light of ban
Author: 0 Qatar Airways to lend laptops to passengers in light of ban

Similarly, Etihad is lending tablets and offering unlimited wifi to business and first-class passengers travelling on USA -bound flights, according to an email seen by Reuters sent to frequent flyer members on Tuesday. The government-owned carrier operates 45 flights a week to six American cities: Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington.

Author: 0 Samsung to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 smartphones

In the Korean version of the Tuesday statement, Samsung said refurbished phones can be sold while the English one said the devices will be "considered to be used as refurbished phones or rental phones where applicable". Samsung Electronics announced on Tuesday it will sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, after production was suspended past year due to battery issues that caused fires and explosions.

Electronics Backup Data Before Upgrading to iOS 10.3
Author: 0 Backup Data Before Upgrading to iOS 10.3

There is a host of changes coming to iOS 10 .3, including new features and updates . A report on App Informer says, "This new File System APFS will nearly guarantee that a jailbreaker can not get into the IPA files". Keep in mind that you can not downgrade from iOS 10 .2! It is because of the possibility that you might need to downgrade or reformat your iOS device, that Apple is warning iOS users to begin backing up all of your data now ahead of the release of iOS 10 .3.

Author: 0 NC lawmakers, Gov. Cooper agree to repeal House Bill 2

The NCAA said it'll stand its ground as long as HB 2 exists. Sixty-eight companies - including Capital One, Dropbox, IBM and IKEA, to name a few - joined an amicus brief written by LGBTQ advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign in support of the U.S.

Author: 0 This Week's Box Office Top 5

It's a happy ending for the dispute over Malaysia's censorship of Beauty and the Beast , with Disney announcing that the film will now be shown at cinemas across the country with no cuts. " Power Rangers " carries a $100 million price tag. The R-rated space film stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Ryan Reynolds as astronauts who discover that the alien life form they have brought on board might be risky.

Electronics Samsung unveils Galaxy S8 smartphone
Author: 0 Samsung unveils Galaxy S8 smartphone

We don't yet know how big of an issue lens cleaning will be in the GS8, but if you plan on picking one up, it's worth heeding Samsung's advice. Earlier this month, Samsung launched two new smartphones in "Galaxy A" series - 5.7-inch Galaxy A7 and 5.2-inch Galaxy A5 in India which were priced at Rs 33,490 and Rs 28,990, respectively.

Author: 0 Comey: I know when I'm going to cause a 'storm'

Comey wanted to publish the op-ed in The New York Times, but U.S. officials did not support him, saying that such a revelation must be backed by multiple intelligence agencies, not just one person, according to Newsweek . Sean Spicer angrily dismissed inquiries about the matter Tuesday, declaring that "every single person who's been briefed on this, as I've said ad nauseam from this podium ...

Author: 0 Israel's ambassador breathes a sigh of relief

He's alluding to the Trump administration's deliberations about whether to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, in line with Israel's longstanding wishes. US officials still insist they support the eventual goal of Israel and a future Palestine living side-by-side within agreed borders-but they will not pressure the Jewish state for concessions.

Author: 0 Samsung to officially bring back the Galaxy Note7 as specially refurbished devices

A person familiar with the matter told Reuters in January that it was considering the possibility of selling refurbished versions of the device or reusing some parts from the recalled phones. Samsung announced a voluntary recall of all Note7s in October a year ago after the device was found to " overheat " creating a " safety risk ".

Electronics U.S. wants Britain to remain 'strong leader' in Europe
Author: 0 U.S. wants Britain to remain 'strong leader' in Europe

Theresa May formally began the process to leave the European Union on Tuesday night and the United Kingdom currency has been volatile ever since. European Council President Donald Tusk spoke to a press conference upon receipt of the letter from the United Kingdom triggering Brexit.

Author: 0 India has a new biggest telco thanks to $23BN merger

India's second and third ranked mobile operators, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular, have revealed plans to merge to create the India's largest operator by market share. The companies said the deal implies a $12.4 billion enterprise value for Vodafone India and $10.8 billion for Idea, excluding the companies' respective shareholdings in Indus Towers, India's largest telecom-tower company.

Electronics Sensex Rises 63 Points On GST, F&O Expiry
Author: 0 Sensex Rises 63 Points On GST, F&O Expiry

Hong Kong's Hang Seng was up 0.28 per cent while Shanghai Composite edged up 0.04 per cent in early trade today. "All the macro factors are conducive for the country", said Dharmesh Kant, head, retail research at Motilal Oswal Securities Ltd.

Electronics Samsung Unveils Latest Galaxy Smartphone After Embarrassing Note 7 Rollout
Author: 0 Samsung Unveils Latest Galaxy Smartphone After Embarrassing Note 7 Rollout

The S8 lineup is crucial for Samsung in trying to recover its image as a reliable phonemaker after the Note 7 had to be recalled twice for catching fire due to what Samsung called " battery problems". "The entire front of the phone is pure, pristine glass", said Samsung spokesman Justin Denison. The company also launched Samsung Connect app that would allow users to control a number of internet-connected home devices such as TVs or refrigerators.

Author: 0 Battlefield 1 Premium Friends System Detailed; Test Run Coming This Week

Battlefield 1 is combating this frustration by introducing "Premium Friends ". Only those players who have a Premium Pass or the specific expansion pack can do so. Will you and your friends being taking advantage of this new feature? Premium Friends will be rolling out to Battlefield 1 on 30th March, during DICE's Battlefest event .

Author: 0 Galaxy S8's Bixby will feature Pinterest's visual discovery tech

The DeX standalone dock can display your phone apps and media on a monitor. A Samsung spokesman said, "Bixby is in the early stages of service so it is not ideal yet, but its performance improves with more usage due to its deep-learning technology".

Electronics Ko's ranking under threat at Mission Hills
Author: 0 Ko's ranking under threat at Mission Hills

Stacy Lewis's mom fractured her ankle when she jumped into the pond with her daughter after she won the 2011 ANA Inspiration, then the Kraft Nabisco Championship. "I'm just going to think last week was just an off-week and just move on". I bet it's going to be really similar and really different. "I need to improve'".

Author: 0 Samsung unveils Bixby in Galaxy S8 as answer to Siri and Alexa

Rhee said Samsung is trying to address the "fundamental limitation of the current human-to machine interface". " The interface must be natural and intuitive enough to flatten the learning curve regardless of the number of functions being added ", said Samsung in its blog post .

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) Spotted Online

What do you think about the Galaxy S8? Samsung introduced their latest phone on Wednesday and they say that it won't explode in your pocket. Bixby also comes with a new home panel that resides to the left of the phone's main screen.

Electronics IOS 10.3 Lets Users Leave In-App Ratings
Author: 0 IOS 10.3 Lets Users Leave In-App Ratings

A majority of dead or abandoned apps are free games and trying to convince or even reach the developer is next to impossible. The message explains that price is not considered part of metadata and thus can not be included in an app's name, icons, screenshots, or previews.

Electronics The new Garmin Forerunner 935 is geared toward fitness
Author: 0 The new Garmin Forerunner 935 is geared toward fitness

The GPS-equipped 935 has a bunch of new training and monitoring features that should make it easier for athletes to keep track of specific fitness goals and monitor their performance. The Forerunner 935 will be Garmin's newest release three months after the Fenix 5 series in January 2017. Once the data is gathered, the Forerunner 935 works with its companion app to analyze the effectiveness of your training plan.

Author: 0 Samsung unveils Galaxy S8, S8+ smartphones

That said, it has spun the maturing smartphone market by grouping a number of features it's brought forward as the "Galaxy foundation". Ever since Samsung started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Galaxy Note 5 earlier this month, the owners of the phablet have been waiting for when it will finally arrive in their region.

Electronics Forecast: App store spend to increase 33%
Author: 0 Forecast: App store spend to increase 33%

The top countries in terms of mobile app downloads are China, India, United States, Brazil, and Indonesia, accounting for 54 percent of all downloads past year. This enhancement will be the result of increased game subscription among existing smartphone users in mature markets like the U.S., Japan, and South Korea and most importantly in maturing markets of China.

Electronics Got camera? Facebook adds more Snapchat-like features
Author: 0 Got camera? Facebook adds more Snapchat-like features

Users will be able to share a picture privately with a friend, rather than to all of their friends, and add a picture to a gallery known as a " story ", similar to Snapchat . 2 ". " Snapchat has really pioneered this", technology website Tech Crunch quoted Facebook Camera product manager Connor Hayes as saying. So firstly its important to note, at the time of writing, Facebook Stories is not available on the desktop version of Facebook , so to use the new feature you will have to ...

Author: 0 Trump Tower Wiretapping: Devin Nunes explicitly states that Trump wasn't wiretapped

Nunes, California Republican. "We're not going to get into a neo-McCarthyism hearing here where we just start bringing in Americans because they were mentioned in a press story", he said. Schiff added, "But what was most concerning about that whole incident is taking that information to the White House". The committee is also delaying its March 28 hearing.

Electronics What the death of broadband privacy rules means for you
Author: 0 What the death of broadband privacy rules means for you

Regulations put forward by the Obama administration included requiring internet service providers to ask for permission from customers about collecting and sharing data . Websites that use encryption, often seen with an "https" at the beginning of the URL, will also limit ISPs access to data, leaving them able to see that data is transferring from the website without seeing what the data is.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Officially Launched with the much awaited "Bixby"

In our brief time with the Galaxy S8 at the launch event today, we were only able to get the message to appear once, the first time you start the camera app after first setting up a fingerprint. The new headset still only works with Samsung devices including the new Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, plus the S7, S7 Edge, Note 7, S6 Edge+, and S6 Edge.

Author: 0 Uber Releases Workforce Data Amid Criticism of Company Culture

Black and Latinx employees are largely clustered ("segregated" would be an unkind way of saying it) into customer service. "Similarly, we hired 3 percent more Black and 2 percent more Hispanic employees compared to our overall employee base".

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks again, this time in press render form

The company had earlier been rumored to ditch its signature home button in the next iteration of its flagship smartphone. The volume rocker keys can be seen on the left. It will also run on Windows 10 and will be available in 10.6-inch and 12-inch size variants, as will be the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3. While Blass didn't provide details on how he obtained the picture, some reports have suggested it might be a leaked image that Samsung will use to promote the smartphone when it launches in ...

Author: 0 Here's what you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy S8

This means users can unlock the phone by looking at it and secure folders that they do not want others to access. Larger screens with an aspect ratio that divides the screen into ideal squares to leverage Android's split-screen feature. "The Galaxy S8 is the most important phone for Samsung in a decade and every aspect will be under the microscope following the Note 7 recall", said Ben Wood, a veteran smartphone industry analyst with UK-based CCS Insight.

Author: 0 Samsung plans to relaunch refurbished Note 7 devices

A subsequent probe found manufacturing problems in batteries supplied by two different companies-Samsung and Amperex. "The objective of introducing refurbished devices is exclusively to reduce and minimize any environmental impact", Samsung told The Verge in a statement .

Author: 0 Samsung Unveils Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus With Bezel-Less Display

The curved display almost covers around the entire front of the phone. The S8 incorporates the camera technology found in Samsung's previous phone, the Galaxy S7. At first glance, and a little usage admittedly, Galaxy S8 looks like an exciting prospect for Samsung . The phone can connect to a monitor, keyboard and a mouse and function as a lightweight desktop computer running on Android Operating software .

Electronics Liverpool and Tottenham to go head to head for promising Germany winger
Author: 0 Liverpool and Tottenham to go head to head for promising Germany winger

I can perceive both things. Tottenham had also considered a £38million move for Meyer in August. In a separate interview with ZDF TV over the weekend Meyer said that Schalke have "little time" for talks with him. The 21-year-old has been linked with a move to Tottenham in the past, while the Daily Mirror claims "Meyer is also well known to Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp" - presumably because they are both German! According to reports in Bild , Meyer is now leaning toward ending his ...