Electronics Amazon FreeTime for kids comes to Android phones and tablets
Author: 0 Amazon FreeTime for kids comes to Android phones and tablets

The award-winning Amazon FreeTime service balances giving kids the freedom of choice and unlimited access to popular content while ensuring parents that what their kids are viewing on their devices is age-appropriate. The dashboard can be viewed from any device - including, say, a parent's iPhone from the website parents.amazon.com. Up until now, the service was available on Kindle devices and the Fire TV only, but Amazon changed this today by launching the FreeTime app on Google Play.

Author: 0 Samsung says Galaxy S8 pre-orders outpaced S7 by 30pc

Samsung says they are fixing that with a software update. The impact on you at home: For most Galaxy S8 owners, there probably isn't one. 005930) announced that the pre-orders for its new flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8 surpassed the record of the Galaxy S7 by 30 percent.

Author: 0 U.S. policeman admits guilt in driver death

He could get up to life in prison and a 250 thousand dollar fine at sentencing, though prosecutors agreed to ask for more than 20 years behind bars. His sentence will be determined later. "What these government officials did is they told Walter Scott and they told the Scott family, 'You matter.' And that is what we need to see all across the country, not just when there is a video", Justin Bamberg said .

Electronics Parnell is 5th District's Democratic nominee
Author: 0 Parnell is 5th District's Democratic nominee

The victor will face Democrat Archie Parnell and several third-party candidates in the June 20 special election. Tommy Pope is likely to be in a runoff with Ralph Norman for the GOP nomination. Jim Hodges and Dick Riley, and former congressman John Spratt, who held the seat for 28 years before Mulvaney ousted him in 2010. The general election will be held on June 20, the same day as the highly anticipated Georgia special election between Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel.

Electronics Ford, Nissan, GM, Toyota report April US sales declines
Author: 0 Ford, Nissan, GM, Toyota report April US sales declines

During the trading on 05/01/2017, Company's stock ranged from $147.20 to $144.96. General Motors Company (GM) belongs to the "Consumer Goods" sector with an industry focus on "Auto Manufacturers - Major", with Ms. Nomura upgraded shares of General Motors Company from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, March 6th. If you are accessing this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of global copyright laws.

Author: 0 Teased OnePlus 5 phone could come sooner than we thought

The new flagship device said to be paired with a 64/128GB expandable internal storage along with a stunning camera of 25MP rear and 16/12 MP front. Expected to be launched with powerhouse specs, a premium build, and an extremely competitive price, the OnePlus 5 is anticipated to emerge as one of the most compelling smartphones of 2017.

Electronics Dad in YouTube prank videos loses custody of kids
Author: 0 Dad in YouTube prank videos loses custody of kids

Watching this family disintegrate in front of our computer and iPhone screens is giving everyone a Schadenfreude boner, but it's important to remember that these kids are going to have a rough time living this channel down and putting it behind them.

Electronics Daredevils beat Sunrisers by 6 wickets in IPL
Author: 0 Daredevils beat Sunrisers by 6 wickets in IPL

Openers David Warner (30) and Shikhar Dhawan (28) had given the visitors a fiery start after being asked to bat but once the openers departed, Sunrisers had to work hard for runs. Jayant Yadav, who was back in the side replacing Shahbaz Nadeem, opened the bowling for Delhi and gave away only four runs. Yuvraj took some time to settle down on a slow pitch but gradually stroked the ball nicely.

Electronics Mobile 5G Network Will Go Live Nationwide By 2020
Author: 0 Mobile 5G Network Will Go Live Nationwide By 2020

T-Mobile Chief Technology Officer Neville Ray said Tuesday his company is aiming to build the first nationwide 5G cellular network in the United States. T-Mobile is far from the only one chasing 5G. In the video above, T-Mobile CEO John Legere said Verizon and AT&T "pretended" to launch 5G. Market the speeds as 5G and see who falls for it.

Electronics New Facebook Messenger games coming your way
Author: 0 New Facebook Messenger games coming your way

One of the most popular game apps of all time, Zynga's Words With Friends , will be available in Instant Games. Instant Games is how Facebook is framing its return to the cutthroat gaming industry. The selection of games has been expanded too. "When developers start to take advantage of these new capabilities everyone wins with more dynamic and engaging gaming experiences", Vaccari added.

Electronics Microsoft's new Surface is 'just' a laptop
Author: 0 Microsoft's new Surface is 'just' a laptop

The best part? It's completely free for schools, with the only catch being they have a legitimate version of Windows 10 Pro on the administrator systems. What is the difference between Windows 10 and Windows 10 S? The laptop runs Windows 10 S , a streamlined version of the ubiquitous operating system that is aimed primarily at classrooms.

Electronics SC players Skai Moore and Deebo Samuel being investigated for assault
Author: 0 SC players Skai Moore and Deebo Samuel being investigated for assault

The South Carolina football program was handed a mess following an alleged assault that implicated two of their current football players. "After a few seconds, the incident escalated to the subjects physically assaulting him". He also scored eight touchdowns - six rushing, one receiving and one kickoff return. Moore - a 6-foot-1, 218-pound senior from Cooper City, Florida - led the Gamecocks in tackles for three consecutive seasons from 2013-15.

Electronics Apple earnings top forecasts, but iPhone sales show slight decline
Author: 0 Apple earnings top forecasts, but iPhone sales show slight decline

Apple released a special red edition of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus this spring. "This is a very mixed report for Apple ", said analyst Clement Thibault, of Investing.com. Analysts had expected Apple to sell 52 million units. Roughly one million iPhone users per quarter in the USA may be deferring purchases until the next iPhone arrives, wrote Jeffrey Kvaal of Instinet LLC Equity Research in a note to clients.

Author: 0 Assembly debate begins on high-cap well bill

Backers of the proposal up for a vote Tuesday say it's necessary because the state Department of Revenue told festival organizers it was going to enforce a state law that prohibits minors from attending such events without a parent or guardian present.

Author: 0 Alphabet grows as Q1 2017 earnings exceed expectations

Earnings came in at $7.73 per share for the quarter, easily beating analyst expectations of $7.39 per share. Revenue from Google properties reached $17.4 billion, up 21.5 percent over past year. The figures were higher than analysts predicted ahead of the announcement, which also included a net income rise from of more than 200 million dollars (£155m) on the same quarter previous year, to 724 million dollars (£561m).

Author: 0 Apple Patent Tips Plans for iPhone Wireless Charging via Wi-Fi Router

The " Wireless Charging and Communications Systems With Dual-Frequency Patch Antennas" wouldn't be shooting electricity through the air, obviously. A beam steering array can be formed using the patch antennas then a circuit created to communicate with the waves from the array.

Electronics Hands On with Surface Laptop: Yes, It's Gorgeous
Author: 0 Hands On with Surface Laptop: Yes, It's Gorgeous

Microsoft hasn't provided a complete pricing breakdown for the Surface Laptop , but we expect to hear more information about the cost as we're getting closer to its June 15 release. Microsoft says that it's "the thinnest LCD touch screen display on any laptop", which is an impressive achievement. Interestingly, the leaked slides suggested these would be both slower to boot and to log into than Chromebooks.

Electronics Scott Sinclair enjoying his football at Celtic
Author: 0 Scott Sinclair enjoying his football at Celtic

Liam Henderson has fallen down the pecking order at Celtic under Brendan Rodgers - so a reunion with Neil Lennon at Hibs could be ideal. For some Hoops fans though there is one glaring omission from the senior list, voted for by professional footballers in Scotland; Scott Brown.

Author: 0 Microsoft launches Surface laptop running locked-down Windows 10 S operating system

Microsoft is expected to launch Windows 10 Cloud OS, a scaled-down version of the regular Windows 10. In terms of connectivity , a standard Surface power connector, a mini display port as well as a standard USB port . It's expected to arrive by 15 June and works with the Surface pen. Microsoft confirmed at the event that IT administrators in the school can switch from Windows 10 S back to Windows 10 Pro if devices need to access more advanced features.

Author: 0 Lai Mohammed congratulates Anthony Joshua, FG to invite him soon

The 27-year-old still lives at home with his mum in their former council flat despite buying a £500,000 property in Finchley for the mother of his child Nicole Osbourne. Joshua also displayed a proficiency in speaking Yoruba during the interview. The 41-year-old Ukrainian insists a re-match clause exists within his fight contract with Joshua, and indicated yesterday that he is keen to renew hostilities with the Briton.

Electronics Nintendo Reveals First Breath of The Wild DLC, The Master Trials
Author: 0 Nintendo Reveals First Breath of The Wild DLC, The Master Trials

Link will start the challenge without any equipment or weapons. Linked to the Master Sword quest, it's a wave-assault challenge area, which will beef up the power of your Master Sword if completed. Travel Medallion: This enables you to create a temporary custom fast-travel spot where ever you want. It costs £17.99 and launches "this summer", with a second DLC pack then landing "winter 2017".

Electronics Pakistan's envoy to India avoids question on mutilation of jawans
Author: 0 Pakistan's envoy to India avoids question on mutilation of jawans

The main opposition party criticised the government for its inability to deal with Pakistan, criticising Modi for lack of credible leadershipin the country. India's army accused Pakistani troops of killing two of its soldiers paroling the de facto border in the Kashmir region, and vowed to exact revenge.

Author: 0 Google Maps, Amazon, eBay removes support for Apple Watch

The exodus of three top apps ( AppleInsider also reports U.S. retailer Target has dropped support) raises questions about whether others will follow suit. It was also rumored the Apple Watch this year will come with an embedded Touch ID, similar to the iPhone 8 rumors, and cellular connectivity. This shows a difference in levels of sensitivity to the surroundings among the consumers.

Electronics Trump says he
Author: 0 Trump says he "never spoke" to Treasury secretary about releasing tax returns

The plan proposed a one-time repatriation tax that would allow companies to bring back money from overseas to the USA with a slightly lower, one-time tax. To qualify, business owners, such as developers, set up limited liability companies to pay them, thus avoiding higher income tax rates. Tax brackets: The new plan proposes three tax brackets as opposed to seven (10 percent, 25 percent, and 35 percent).

Author: 0 Surprise! Bears Trade Up to Take Mitchell Trubisky

Going back to the trade with San Francisco, it appeared that the Bears could have gotten what they wanted without moving up in the first round. Well, It's pretty evident that the Chicago Bears' GM Ryan Pace truly outbid themselves to get the second pick overall Mitch Trubisky.

Electronics Alphabet Jumps 5% on Q1 Revenue, EPS Beat
Author: 0 Alphabet Jumps 5% on Q1 Revenue, EPS Beat

Shares of the company headquartered in Mountain View, California rose 2.8 percent to $916.80 after the bell on Thursday. Google's ad business accounted for the bulk of earnings, with revenue of $21.4 billion, up 18.8 per cent on the corresponding period in 2016.

Electronics Turkish President Heads High-Level Delegation To India
Author: 0 Turkish President Heads High-Level Delegation To India

Maharashtra Minister Ramdas Kadam, of the Shiv Sena, took potshots at Modi, saying he should concentrate more on national security than elections. "When Hemraj was beheaded, Sushmaji said we will get 10 for one". He claimed there has been an increase in civilian and security personnel causalities during the 35 months of the NDA rule so far as compared to the corresponding period during the UPA government.

Author: 0 Tornadoes devastate east Texas

The National Weather Service says at least one tornado hit Canton, while tornadoes also were reported in surrounding areas. The mayor of Canton, Texas - a city some 60 miles (95 kilometers) east of Dallas - said the death toll there stood at four.

Electronics James Gunn Wants Sylvester Stallone In More Marvel Movies
Author: 0 James Gunn Wants Sylvester Stallone In More Marvel Movies

They used a sculpture of the diminutive character, which was created entirely in CGI for the film, and special camera rigging to capture Baby Groot's perspective amid the other superheroes. With the backdrop titled "Awesome Mixtape #2", the second part of the 2014 film Guardians of the Galaxy will take further the team's adventures as they traverse different cosmos to protect their world.

Author: 0 Facebook Announces New AR Efforts at F8 Conference

The AR Studio platform supports face masks, styles transfers, and realistic 3D objects, but Facebook sees more than just silly image effects in AR Studios' future. The app lets users interact, share 360° videos and photos and "relive personal memories from your own Timelines, or even make new ones", according to Facebook .

Author: 0 Dual camera-equipped Galaxy S8 Plus prototype leaks again

While the Galaxy S8 is powered by a 3000 mAh battery, while the Galaxy S8 Plus comes with a larger 3500 mAh battery. Interestingly, there is also a dedicated thread on Reddit now where the "Red tint" issue on the Galaxy S8 is being discussed.

Electronics Ryan Seacrest joins Kelly Ripa on 'Live'
Author: 0 Ryan Seacrest joins Kelly Ripa on 'Live'

He's also a producer on Keeping Up with the Kardashians, and even recently extended his deal with the E! network to continue his hosting job for red carpet events on Live From the Red Carpet . "Today, the next chapter, of the Live story is about to be written", she announced. "Kelly and I are friends". In the past year, Seacrest has turned up in the chair beside her with some frequency, including for the post-Oscars show in Los Angeles.

Electronics The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC revealed by Nintendo
Author: 0 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC revealed by Nintendo

It's all available with a free update , and if you're playing the Wii U version, you'll just need to download a voice pack from the eShop. More information about the second DLC pack will be revealed in the future. Well, you're in for a treat with the new Hard Mode . With this setting turned on, all enemies in the game world are leveled up (i.e. red becomes blue, blue becomes black, etc.), they spot you more easily, and their health automatically regenerates over time.

Electronics Soon 4G feature phone at Rs 1500 to hit stores
Author: 0 Soon 4G feature phone at Rs 1500 to hit stores

Domestic mobile handset maker like Micromax and Intex are also set to launch their 4G VoLTE feature phones by June and will be priced under Rs 2000. Now, a recent Economic Times report tips that a 4G feature phone priced at Rs. Chipset is an integral part of a mobile handset that accounts for a major price share of a device. Sources have suggested that the talks between Jio and potential manufacturers are still in preliminary stages, making it hard to pinpoint the exact release date of the ...

Author: 0 Apple experiments wireless charging through Wi-Fi

Moreover, the iPhone 8 is said to have a "2.5. countered glass", which means there will be a smoother edge for the iPhone 8 . However, a fresh leak from last week suggests that the iPhone 8 might turn out to be much more impressive than we thought.

Author: 0 The Galaxy S8 has easily out sold the S7: Samsung

The original Note 7 was initially launched at a market price of around $933 a year ago. This is understandably attributed to the additional features in the larger S8+ variant. We wonder if this would mark the end of software roadblocks for the Galaxy S8 lineup. Recently, Samsung had reportedly confirmed that it would launch refurbished Note 7 but had offered no details on how wide would be the availability and in what markets it would be launched.

Author: 0 Zelda: Breath Of The Wild's First DLC Adds Some Very Cool Stuff

For those who think they've mastered Zelda: Breath of the Wild's challenges, look for the Trial of the Sword . Players will be able to rewind time as well, letting them see where they were at set points during the game, so you can really see just how much of the world you have truly explored.

Author: 0 Russian Grand Prix Review

Valtteri Bottas' win at Sochi rescued Mercedes after Ferrari dominated qualifying proved already that he is likely to be just as formidable a team-mate as Nico Rosberg to three-time champion Lewis Hamilton. Big congratulations to Valtteri. Hamilton finished over 30 seconds behind his team-mate and race victor Valtteri Bottas as he struggled with the balance of the W08 all weekend.

Author: 0 Galaxy S8 Users in Korea Are Getting Samsung Bixby's Voice Functionality

A member of XDA Developers platform, with the name kartman_canada expressed concerns with his/her new Galaxy S8 . They already launch the Galaxy S8, so suddenly they are not going to launch another Galaxy S variant. Korea Herald published about a complain posted by a Galaxy S8 owner on a Korean forum. Samsung has insisted this is not an issue with the display quality.

Electronics Microsoft's fifth-generation Surface could be ARM-based
Author: 0 Microsoft's fifth-generation Surface could be ARM-based

Microsoft will then be able to quickly add features to the browser without having to wait for the next major update for Windows 10. "This allows us to provide high-quality experiences for the broadest set of users, while also continually increasing the quality and security of Windows 10", said Microsoft in a blog post.

Author: 0 Erdogan: Turkey to hold referendum on European Union membership

Referring to opportunities in India, Modi said the country plans to build 50 million houses by 2022, metro rail projects in 50 cities and high-speed trains in various national corridors. "President and I chose to work together to strengthen cooperation, both bilaterally and multilaterally, to effectively counter this menace", PM Modi said.

Author: 0 India's Modi discusses trade, ties with Turkey's Erdogan

Vice-President Hamid Ansari will also call on the Turkish President during the day. He said , terrorist networks and their financing need to be disrupted unitedly and countries should put a stop to cross border movement of terrorists. Ghanashyam however did not respond when asked if New Delhi will raise Erdogan's comments with him during the talks today. "This meeting marks a new era of business relations", he said.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 screen 'extremely susceptible to cracking'

Samsung also plans to fix some Wi-Fi connectivity issues for S8 users in the Korean market. The Galaxy S8 Plus is getting more popular than the base model because a growing number of consumers now prefer a larger display for the use of mobile games and videos.

Electronics Apple Extends 1st Gen Apple Watch Warranty
Author: 0 Apple Extends 1st Gen Apple Watch Warranty

But if you are one of the unlucky users whose wearable has been growing larger, feel free to take it over to Apple - you now have up to three years beyond your original purchase date to get that problem taken care of. The extension comes after various reports on social media and user forums of the watch's internal battery beginning to swell in size and causing the display to physically pop out or suffer other damage on certain models.

Author: 0 Beer-drinking gunman killed in deadly San Diego mass shooting, police say

The shooting occurred inside the pool area where people were attending a birthday party. Police believe Selis lived in the complex but haven't discovered a motive. Selis appeared to be having severe financial problems, and listed the apartment complex as his residence, according to a 2015 bankruptcy filing. Selis also faced crushing debt, court records revealed.

Author: 0 Samsung may advance start of S8, S8+ retail sales

The launch was followed by an increase in pre-orders of the two devices across the globe. "We are delighted to see the response to the Galaxy S8 and S8", said Samsung Electronics America president Tim Baxter. Apple is expected to unveil its new iPhone later in 2017-the 10th anniversary of the iconic device. As more users voiced doubts, Samsung said Monday that a software update would fix the problem by allowing them to readjust colours over a wider range than at present.

Author: 0 Galaxy S8 owners complaining of reddish tint in display panel

This is why the new Nougat is now available for Samsung Galaxy Note 5 devices, but only in Canada. But a Samsung spokesperson reportedly told the South Korean media that the red tint could not be considered a quality issue; instead, users could opt to their device's settings menu to change its configuration.

Author: 0 Revamped Galaxy Note 7 Moves Closer to Reality

If the Samsung Galaxy S8 has an advantage to its predecessor, it might be some additional features like the full-screen display, which available only in this device. The company did not share first-weekend sales figures. SquareTrade said Monday that cracks appeared on screens of both the S8 and S8 Plus after just one face-down drop onto a sidewalk from six feet.