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Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 to launch without Bixby voice assistant

The new smartphones have been proving a hit with Australians, with Samsung reporting they are selling more than the troubled predecessor Galaxy 7 by a rate of "double-digit percentage points". Samsung recently launched its much anticipated smartphone, the Galaxy S8 at an event in NY. Bixby was one of the flagship new differentiators for the Galaxy S8 .

Author: 0 Samsung Emphasizes Security and Convenience of S8 Biometrics

Interestingly, those going with the Microsoft Edition will now have three virtual assistants - Bixby , Google Assistant and Cortana. After all that Galaxy Note 7 burning fiasco yesterday, Samsung unveiled the Samsung Galaxy s8 and S8 Plus smartphone.

Author: 0 Dodge Unveils Insane 840-HP Challenger SRT Demon!!

It can lift the front wheels off the ground by almost 3 feet on full acceleration. "To do so, we had to set records that have never been set before, do more than has ever been done before, go beyond even the legendary Hellcat", said Tim Kuniskis, head of passenger cars at Dodge, SRT, Chrysler and FIAT, FCA North America.

Author: 0 Microsoft quits Windows Vista: it's time to upgrade

Most people remember Vista as the Windows operating system everyone hated , and while that's generally true, it also introduced things like DirectX 10, Windows' new visual style called " Aero ", and simplified Windows Update. Some estimates put Windows Vista's current market-share among all PC OSes at less than one percent. That might be a Windows XP PC running a security system and monitoring the card swipes at all the doors in an office, or a PC monitoring elevators and recording ...

Electronics Trump says US-Russia relations 'may be at an all-time low'
Author: 0 Trump says US-Russia relations 'may be at an all-time low'

Russia has "absolutely reliable information" that the Idlib incident happened after Syrian SU-22 jets struck a store controlled by terrorists for manufacturing chemical weapons to be used in Syria and Iraq, Russian's deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov told reporters in Moscow on Wednesday.

Author: 0 Google Wants To Invest $880M In LG's OLED Operations

It's believed Google could adopt the curved panels in the near future, with the upcoming Google Pixel 2 tipped as a likely launch platform. The company has already offered to invest at least 1 trillion won (£706 million) in LG Display Co., in order to secure a stable supply of flexible OLED screens for the next version of the Pixel.

Electronics Audi R8 LMS GT4 Unveiled
Author: 0 Audi R8 LMS GT4 Unveiled

The vehicle made its debut on Wednesday at the 2017 NY auto show and is, in fact, Audi's third turnkey customer race vehicle, joining the RS 3 LMS. As the halo for the Audi brand, the R and RS models embody the same history and credibility of their racecar counterparts that have won at the track, with the design and functionally that is suitable for daily use.

Author: 0 Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution on Syria chemical weapons attack

The U.S. president's comments came almost a week after he ordered U.S. airstrikes against an Assad base in Syria in response to the dictator's use of chemical weapons in a rebel-held part of northern Syria. "I think it's a real problem in this part of the world trying to pick the good guys and the bad guys", Farage said. "I would like to think that they didn't know but certainly they could have".

Author: 0 Samsung launches Galaxy C7 Pro smartphone in India

That overshadowed Samsung reporting quarterly profit of almost $9 billion - its highest in more than three years - and the start of pre-orders in South Korea for its newest flagship smartphone. For its release date, speculations point that the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will be launched in the fourth quarter of this year. So far, this appears to be what is keeping the folks over at the South Korean tech giant busy in terms of the future of its Samsung Galaxy Note line.

Electronics PM talks education and security in India
Author: 0 PM talks education and security in India

Mukherjee said "India is keen to ramp up the nuclear energy component of our total energy mix plans as part of our efforts to enhance the use of clean energy and save fossil fuels". Turnbull had also expressed Australia's strong support for India's membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group, as well as for its membership of the Australia Group and the Wassenaar Arrangement.

Author: 0 National Basketball Association shut down plan for Tony Romo to play for Mavericks

It just wasn't going to happen because Romo wasn't on the roster and didn't sign a contract. Back in 2015, Rodgers offered up admiration for Romo's game before their playoff showdown. "It's a treat just to be able to be out here and know him and get a chance to communicate with him , learn from him ", Romo said. The Mavericks (32-49) end their regular season on Wednesday against the Memphis Grizzlies.

Electronics Genesis previews future fuel cell SUV with GV80 concept
Author: 0 Genesis previews future fuel cell SUV with GV80 concept

The GV80 Concept represents Genesis' first take on a versatile luxury SUV, displaying a confident posture on the road, while also boasting a spacious interior with immersive technology for passengers to enjoy. Exterior Design & Inspiration The GV80 Concept presents a modern and refined interpretation of a capable sport utility vehicle, building on the strength of architecture and the beauty of natural elements.

Electronics Volkswagen Teases New Shanghai-Bound ID Crossover Coupe Concept
Author: 0 Volkswagen Teases New Shanghai-Bound ID Crossover Coupe Concept

The German automaker will show the concept crossover utility vehicle next week at the Auto Shanghai motor show. Details are now slim and only a handful of teaser images have been released, but the latest concept - no I.D. That will be part of the mission launched past year to roll out 30 new EV models by 2025, with at least one quarter of its global sales coming from EVs.

Author: 0 President Trump signs internet privacy rollback into law

The rules that are being overturned called for getting consumer consent before using such data as health and financial information as well as children's information and precise geolocation in ads and internal marketing. Privacy advocates were more concerned about the use of the Congressional Review Act that prevents the FCC from being able to write similar rules in the future, essentially ensuring that the Commission won't be able to do anything to police ISPs to protect customer privacy.

Electronics Tom Cruise Rides A BMW R Nine T In MI6
Author: 0 Tom Cruise Rides A BMW R Nine T In MI6

Cruise is reportedly hoping to top Rogue Nation's opening scene with the plane take-off stunt. Cruise who is now shooting in Paris for Mission Impossible 6 , is expected to shoot in India later during the year for the same film. The announcement came after paparazzi captured shots of Cruise filming a sequence for the sequel in Paris , France that appeared to involve helicopters.

Author: 0 Microsoft To Offer Refunds On Digital Xbox One And PC Games

When a game or app leave you wanting more we're here to help. "Self-service refunds on Xbox One and Windows 10 provide a quick, simple way of returning a digital product". Now with PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch there is no way to request a refund for games and apps that have been purchased digitally. This is a similar method being adopted on Steam.

Author: 0 Windows 10 Creators Update Introduces New Pause Update Button

It doesn't matter if you're pumped for Creators Update, the new version of Windows 10 that makes drawing all over you screen easier. This will give users "more control" over when updates are installed, including options for scheduling the update when the device is not in use.

Author: 0 Samsung launches Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus in the UAE

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ is among the initial handsets in the world that has support to Gigabit LTE. Instead the rest of Bixby's features will be part of the launch, save for the actual voice option which we have to admit is probably the portion that everyone is most curious about.

Author: 0 Samsung unveils Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones

Here are 11 solid suggestions for this next generation phablet. This shouldn't surprise anyone but Samsung is doing its best in order to make Galaxy Note 8 appealing towards customers. Samsung has bitten the bullet and removed the Home button from the Galaxy S8 , as was indeed widely anticipated by analysts. Can Samsung Slow Apple's Momentum? To maximize display space, there's no more physical home button.

Author: 0 Raymond James Financial, Inc. Reiterates "Strong-Buy" Rating for Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Microsoft makes up approximately 3.2% of Diligent Investors LLC's portfolio, making the stock its 2nd largest position. Moreover, Massachusetts Service Company Ma has 0% invested in KCG Holdings, Inc. 19 analysts on average are expecting the company to report revenue of $28 Billion for the current quarter. The firm's revenue was up 1.5% compared to the same quarter a year ago.

Electronics Yakuza Kiwami Dated, New Trailer Released
Author: 0 Yakuza Kiwami Dated, New Trailer Released

Those who will pre-order or buy the first run copies will get the packaged Steelbook version free of charge. You can also check out the first part of a digital comic series called The Dragons Path , which is recreating key moments from the series with a few surprises.

Author: 0 Russian Nintendo store leaks Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Switch bundle

It also seems odd that Nintendo would release a bundle this early in the game, especially since the lack of such a bundle caused a fair amount of controversy at launch. Have you bought a Switch yet or are you waiting for the games library to fill out before splashing the cash? And the fact that it's in a bundle with a Nintendo Switch can cheapen the initial cost of buying both a Switch and a game for it.

Electronics India Warns Pakistan Spy Case Could Impact Ties
Author: 0 India Warns Pakistan Spy Case Could Impact Ties

India is likely to seek another consular access to former Naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav who was sentenced to death on charges of espionage and sabotage by a Pakistan court. India warns of strained ties if Kulbhushan Jadhav is executed, says Pak trying to deflect attention on its role in supporting terrorism . Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif has ruled out immediate execution of Kulbhushan Jadhav (convicted R&AW spy) and said three appellate forums are available to Jadhav ...

Author: 0 (X) Now Covered by Analysts at Longbow Research

Axiom Securities reaffirmed a "sell" rating on shares of United States Steel in a research note on Tuesday, December 27th. AK Steel Holding Corporation's consensus price target is around $9.61 a share. If you are viewing this article on another site, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States & worldwide trademark and copyright laws.

Electronics New shrimp species named after Pink Floyd
Author: 0 New shrimp species named after Pink Floyd

Say hello to Synalpheus pinkfloydi , which now qualifies as the world's most rockin' shrimp thanks to its Pink Floyd-inspired name. So, being the Pink Floyd fans, the scientists chose to name the new shrimp with the pink claw after the legendary rock band, Pink Floyd - Synalpheus pinkfloydi .

Electronics 'Prey' (ALL) Demo Coming To PS4 and Xbox One - Trailer
Author: 0 'Prey' (ALL) Demo Coming To PS4 and Xbox One - Trailer

Publisher Bethesda has confirmed plans to launch a Prey demo for PS4 and Xbox One on April 27th, but there's no mention of PC as yet. If you want to dive into Prey before the demo- you're in luck! Be prepared, as the game describes, "to have a very bad day".

Electronics Amazon aims to help parents monitor - and talk to - kids
Author: 0 Amazon aims to help parents monitor - and talk to - kids

Amazon thinks it has the answer, at least for kids using its FreeTime program, in a new Parent Dashboard . The company says that the new features will help parents manage their children's screen time and educational goals. The new dashboard is a webpage, rather than an app or separate program, and can be accessed for free by Amazon subscribers in the USA, the United Kingdom and Germany.

Author: 0 Over Half of Americans Approve US Missile Strikes on Syrian Airfield

U.S. Senator John McCain says stopping Syrian President Bashar Assad's "murderous rampage" does not preclude America from fighting the Islamic State group. The chemical attack has sent a new chill through relations between the West and Moscow , which denies Syrian forces used chemical weapons. "The goal of these actions is to create yet another reason to accuse the Syrian government of using chemical weapons and provoke new strikes by the United States", it said in a statement.

Electronics Roku TV sets get a super creepy, but helpful new feature
Author: 0 Roku TV sets get a super creepy, but helpful new feature

More Ways to Watch can recognize the show or movie you're watching on these boxes and antennas using Automatic Content Recognition (ACR) technology and suggest additional viewing options via streaming to enhance your experience. Roku TVs have a growing footprint in the U.S. Today, they account for 13 percent of U.S. smart TV sales, accounting for 1 out of 8 smart TV purchases.

Author: 0 Microsoft will start reselling Samsung's Android smartphones

By using nearly the entire front part of the phone for the 5.8 display (6.2 for the S8 Plus), Samsung was able to create a large-screen phone that doesn't feel large at all. Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 smartphones start at $750 (Rs 48,000 approx) and $850 (Rs 55,000 approx) respectively in the US. "In addition, the Galaxy S8 provides users with multiple options to unlock their phones through both biometric security options, and convenient options such as swipe and facial recognition", ...

Electronics Swatch's 'Tick Different' trolling earns it a speedy lawsuit from Apple
Author: 0 Swatch's 'Tick Different' trolling earns it a speedy lawsuit from Apple

Swatch has so far used the words Tick Different only on its Bellamy range of watches that have built-in NFC communication for Visa payments. In 2002, the marketing campaign disappeared from Apple's products. For its part, Cupertino will need to prove to Swiss judges at least 50 percent of local consumers still link the "Think different" saying to the company, which sounds like the mother of all wild-goose chases.

Electronics Microsoft to host education event May 2
Author: 0 Microsoft to host education event May 2

Tuesday Microsoft sent out press invites for a Windows hardware event, which will be held May 2 in New York City. However, Microsoft junkies shouldn't expect the company to reveal a refreshed version of its Surface Pro 5 or Surface Book hardware.

Author: 0 Lower Price Target Estimates: Comcast Corporation's (CMCSA)

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has been recommended as a long term growth pick according to Beta Research. It has outperformed by 5.75% the S&P500. Earnings per share (EPS) breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis, and for Comcast Corporation the EPS stands at 0.45 for the previous quarter, while the analysts predicted the EPS of the stock to be 0.43, suggesting the stock exceeded the analysts' expectations.

Author: 0 Player injured in explosions at German football team bus

Three explosions damaged the coach as it made its way from the team hotel to Signal Iduna Park for the Champions League quarter-final first leg with Monaco. "The bus turned on the main road when there was suddenly a huge bang - a proper explosion ". The matchup between Dortmund and Monaco was postponed to 6:45 p.m.

Author: 0 Macquarie Issues Price Target With 11.35% Upside On Telecom Plus PLC

Analysts await Dixie Group Inc (NASDAQ:DXYN) to report earnings on May, 2. Over the last twelve months Sage Group (The) PLC's share price has increased from 611.42 to 632.5, changing by 3.45%. Raymond James owns 80,633 shares. Bellecapital stated it has 0.11% of its portfolio in Aviva plc (LON:AV). Lpl Ltd has invested 0.03% in Anglo American plc (LON:AAL).

Electronics Global Baseball Wear Market Research Report 2016
Author: 0 Global Baseball Wear Market Research Report 2016

The report studies the Baseball Wear market by evaluating the market chain, prevalent policies, and regulations as well as the manufacturers, their manufacturing chain, cost structures, and contribution in the industry. The Alarm Indicating Fuses industry report concludes with the Company Profiles section which includes information on major developments, strategic moves and financials of the key players operating in Alarm Indicating Fuses market .

Author: 0 LG sees best first quarter for almost eight years

The debacle cost the company billions of dollars in lost profit and hammered its global reputation and credibility. Samsung's de facto leader Lee Jae-yong denied on Friday bribery allegations at his first court hearing in connection to the influence-peddling scandal that end of previous year lead to the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye, state media reported.

Electronics Toyota's FT-4X concept is a rugged rolling toolbox
Author: 0 Toyota's FT-4X concept is a rugged rolling toolbox

The FJ is dead, long live the FT. That's because after months of research, the designers noticed that basecamp for Gen Y explorers was oftentimes the destination itself, which means cherished experiences occurred at their vehicle's tailgate or hatch.

Electronics AMD buys wireless VR startup Nitero
Author: 0 AMD buys wireless VR startup Nitero

Nitero's 60 GHz technology can transmit multi-gigabit signals with low latency without the need for bulky wires, thus enabling a more immersive VR experience. Kelly is part of the talent that is joining AMD. A chip such as that would be ideal for a VR headset and could eliminate the nest of cables many folks find intimidating or unsightly.

Author: 0 Russell Westbrook Notches 42nd Triple-Double, Breaking Oscar Robertson's Record

Harden is averaging about five points fewer and his assists are almost the same, but because the Rockets have obliterated every team-held three-point record this season, he's still only fractions of a percentage point behind Archibald. "He's been unbelievable in the way he's played, the way he's led", Donovan said after the team's morning shootaround. The Thunder have made the playoffs which start next week, but are not generally seen as a contender this year.

Author: 0 President Trump: 'We are not going into Syria'

The press conference took place as U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Moscow for talks with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov. Ms Haley said that the decision to launch the missile strikes had been to tell Syrian president Bashar al-Assad that " enough is enough " and to let Russian Federation know that is was no longer acceptable to "cover for the regime" anymore.

Author: 0 Samsung's Galaxy S8, S8+ Smartphones Available for Preorders

Combine this with the handset's price of $750 for the Galaxy S8 and $850 for the Galaxy S8 + and you would be spending between $900-$1,000 in total. As we see in this video the concept of the OnePlus 5, we see a front screen very exploited, similar to the Samsung Galaxy S8, with a curved screen and a metallic design.

Electronics BioWare May Reveal A
Author: 0 BioWare May Reveal A "Destiny-Style" IP at E3 2017

This untitled IP has been under development for four years already. An artist that the journalist has spoken with allegedly revealed that the game's main character is a "gorgeous Adonis" and that there will also be a female character beside him.

Electronics Made-in-India Jeep Compass looks to ride SUV sales boom
Author: 0 Made-in-India Jeep Compass looks to ride SUV sales boom

Like rest of the Jeep Trailhawk models, the Compass Trailhawk is also the most extreme off-road version of the SUV. When launched, the Compass will take on the likes of Hyundai's Tucson and Honda's CR-V, though Jeep seems confident that the Compass will be the most capable compact SUV.

Electronics SC orders shutting down of mobile tower on cancer patient's plea
Author: 0 SC orders shutting down of mobile tower on cancer patient's plea

The Court is hearing all the cases together. While activists have warned of the harmful effects of radiation from cell towers, the Cellular Operators Association of India and Union government have denied these possible implications. DoT had relied upon a World Health Organisation (WHO) report as well as over 25,000 articles in the past 30 years to say that there was no confirmation of "any health consequences from exposure to low level electromagnetic fields".

Author: 0 Project Scorpio Features Support For AMD FreeSync 2 & HDMI 2.1

Microsoft's new Project Scorpio is truly a next-generation console. If you haven't been living under a rock over the past few days, you may have heard that the final specs of Project Scorpio, Microsoft's next Xbox console have finally been revealed by Eurogamer last week.

Author: 0 Toyota Announces $1.33 Billion Investment In Kentucky Plant

Some 8,200 people are employed there, more than 700 of whom were hired just to work on the forthcoming 2018 Camry. The Kentucky plant will be the first in North America to begin producing vehicles using a new system of vehicle assembly called Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA).