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Electronics Indian police detain 3 in beating death of Muslim man
Author: 0 Indian police detain 3 in beating death of Muslim man

Suspected members of militant group Hindu Yuva Vahini beat a man to death after he failed to give the whereabouts of a Hindu girl who eloped with a Muslim teeanger in Uttar Pradesh. "The family is accusing the Hindu Yuva Vahini of involvement", Mr. Nagar added. The number of men in the group varied from day to day, Vakeel Ahmad said.

Author: 0 (MSFT) Upgraded to Buy at Vetr Inc

Legacy Private Trust decreased Henry Jack & Assoc Inc (NASDAQ:JKHY) stake by 4,810 shares to 13,300 valued at $1.18M in 2016Q4. Roof Eidam & Maycock ADV now owns 33,234 shares of the software giant's stock valued at $1,914,000 after buying an additional 534 shares during the last quarter.

Electronics Amazon, Flipkart line up mega sale this month
Author: 0 Amazon, Flipkart line up mega sale this month

Flipkart's sale will be called the 'Big 10'and will take place between May 14 to May 18 to mark the online marketplace's 10th anniversary. The 120-hour sale marathon will offer customers access to never before seen deals and unbelievable discounts across the Flipkart website, m-site and app.

Electronics Dota 2's The International 2017 Battle Pass is now live
Author: 0 Dota 2's The International 2017 Battle Pass is now live

In promoting The International 2017, Valve has announced that all purchases of the $10 2017 compendium will receive a brand new co-op campaign for Dota 2. The first act will be available in the coming weeks with act II launching in July. As the general theme over on the Battle Pass page suggests, it'll have a subaquatic theme.

Electronics Tablet market extends slide as consumer habits shift
Author: 0 Tablet market extends slide as consumer habits shift

Lenovo rounded out the top 5 with 2.1 million tablets shipped in the quarter. The iPad now owns 24.6% of the worldwide tablet market. "However, it appears. Among the vendors who continued to dominate the global tablet market, Apple still leads the chart with about 24.6 percent and 8.9 million shipments.

Electronics Amazon to expand research division in Cambridge
Author: 0 Amazon to expand research division in Cambridge

Amazon now sells its previous models, the Dot, Tap and Echo speakers at $50, $130 and $180, respectively. Late last month, we passed along the news that Amazon is preparing a successor to the Echo smart speaker. Amazon already has its Fire OS and it could work well with either a touchscreen or otherwise. Alexa, what is this: While the rumor of a touchscreen Echo certainly sounds intriguing, if this picture represents the final product, the device might struggle to resonate with consumers.

Author: 0 'Guardians' sequel blasts off to $17M on opening night

This movie isn't just about saving the Galaxy after all; it's about realizing that sometimes what you've been searching for your whole life is right in front of you. at least I hope so. Meanwhile, Rocket Raccoon (Bradley Cooper) and Baby Groot (Vin Diesel) stay behind to fix the ship. Same, however, can't be said about their characters.

Electronics Apple Dethrones Fitbit as the Top Wearables Maker
Author: 0 Apple Dethrones Fitbit as the Top Wearables Maker

In the first quarter of a year ago, Apple shipped around 2.2 million wearables; hence, it's a huge improvement for the tech company. But analysts warned that the company which once dominated the wearable market may have already peaked. "Fitbit has lost its wearables leadership to Apple, due to slowing demand for its fitness bands and a late entry to the emerging smartwatch market", said Strategy Analytics researcher Cliff Raskind.

Electronics What are the odds? 2 caught trying to steal statistics exam
Author: 0 What are the odds? 2 caught trying to steal statistics exam

When Mr. Cain yelled out that he was going to call the police, the students burst from the office and ran down the hall, Mr. Blanton said. The attempted heist apparently wasn't Lynch's first time stealing a test from Cain's office. That 6 PM occurrence was actually the second time he tried to steal a test. Both were cited with a burglary-3rd degree, which is a felony. Blanton said the matter has also been referred to the university's Office of Student Conduct, which will now conduct a ...

Electronics 'Affordable Care Act' Will Affect Eastern Idahoans
Author: 0 'Affordable Care Act' Will Affect Eastern Idahoans

The Republican push to replace the Affordable Care Act was revived this week in Congress by a small change to their plan created to combat concerns over coverage for those with pre-existing health problems. And it pushes back on expansions of Medicaid. U.S. Rep. Robert C. "Bobby" Scott, D-Newport News, spoke against the bill on the House floor Thursday, rising to inform his Republican colleagues how many of their constituents would lose health insurance under the measure.

Author: 0 Microsoft offers free Windows 10 Pro upgrade to Surface Laptop buyers

Windows 10 S is a leaner and more locked-down version of Windows 10, allowing users to install apps only from the Windows Store unless they upgrade to Windows 10 Pro. The Surface Laptop has a 13.5-inch touchscreen display that is claimed to be slimmest LCD display to be present in the Laptop fraternity. In a separate blog post yesterday, Microsoft's Myerson said that the new Windows 10 S operating system was built to address issues raised by teachers and students about classroom computing.

Electronics Portuguese retailer lists God of War PS4 for September 2017 release
Author: 0 Portuguese retailer lists God of War PS4 for September 2017 release

We must say that 2018 does not sound so insane, because the truth is that Sony Studios take the time to launch a game, and given that just previous year we saw the revelation of God of War, a launch in 2017 seems premature. While everyone and their grandmother expects the game to have a significant presence at E3 2017, we are left to glean anything and everything we can from the fountain of hope that is the internet.

Electronics Another sophisticated phishing scam targets Gmail users
Author: 0 Another sophisticated phishing scam targets Gmail users

It will then ask you to click on an attached Google Docs file, leading to your security profile where you will be asked to grant permission so it can manage your account. Google says it has disabled offending accounts, removed fake pages and updated its Safe Browsing feature, which issues warnings when users visit risky sites.

Electronics Titanfall Assault is Mobile RTS from Respawn Entertainment
Author: 0 Titanfall Assault is Mobile RTS from Respawn Entertainment

In September 2016, Respawn, Particle City and publisher Nexon said they would release Titanfall: Frontline, a collectible card-based mobile title. This isn't the first time there's been a Titanfall mobile spin-off. "Put your skills to the test as you assemble the ultimate deck of pilots and Titans paired into heroic duos". Back in January, Remedy Entertainment announced it has chose to cancel its Titanfall: Frontline mobile game after a few weeks of closed beta.

Electronics Now, Google gives users the chance to DIY their own AI
Author: 0 Now, Google gives users the chance to DIY their own AI

If you've ever wanted to talk to your Raspberry Pi , a kit from Google which is being given away with the Raspberry Pi Foundation's magazine could make it a lot easier. Modders will also have access to the Google Assistant SDK and Google Cloud Speech API , with the steps for setting these up for use with the kit explained in the magazine, and the free PDF download .

Electronics Judge opens proceedings for Neymar's corruption trial
Author: 0 Judge opens proceedings for Neymar's corruption trial

The case has been raised by Brazilian investment company DIS - who owned 40% of Neymar's sporting rights at the time of his transfer - and who say they have been cheated out of their rightful cut of his fee. Therefore, it seems the player can put his controversial transfer behind him once and for all and focus on what's important-football. "The Judge has set bonds of €3,429,768 (about R50.9m) as pecuniary liability for Rosell, Bartomeu, Rodrigues, Football Club Barcelona and Santos ...

Electronics 'Mario Kart DS' keeps best of the old, while adding new
Author: 0 'Mario Kart DS' keeps best of the old, while adding new

Aside from the classic Balloon Battle free-for-alls, the two modes plucked from Double Dash-one where everyone's literally tossing bombs around and another that plays out like a high-stakes game of kill the man with the ball-are the most inspired inclusions.

Electronics Google Docs the victim of unsafe online phishing scam
Author: 0 Google Docs the victim of unsafe online phishing scam

Phishing attacks on Gmail and Google Docs users are becoming eerily specific and that is why Google is taking stern measures to deal with this problem. There is some good news. Here's another tip, now that we're all paying attention to our internet hygiene. In all likelihood, you are the target of a widespread phishing scam to get access to your account data.

Author: 0 Le Pen says her debate anger is reflection of France

Le Pen faces off against centrist Emmanuel Macron in the May 7 ballot. "I'm 15, 16, 17 or 18, I'm a student". "France can not wait five more years to hold its head high", she said. In her manifesto Ms Le Pen vows to create an "improved" form of civil unions to replace the equal marriage law that was passed under Francois Hollande's government.

Author: 0 Some in Buffalo See 'Religious Freedom' Executive Order as Attack

The earlier draft of Trump's executive order allowed religious organizations and private corporations to deny services to any individual based on "sincere religious beliefs". The 1954 Johnson Amendment restricts political activity by nonprofits, and previous year on the campaign trail, Trump told a meeting of 100 evangelical and conservative Catholic leaders he would abolish that rule, at least inasmuch as it pertains to religious entities.

Author: 0 Facebook ad revenue surges 51 per cent in Q1

Profit also surged 76% to US$3.06 billion, and earnings per share of US$1.04 were above estimates of US$0.87. "We continue to expect that our ad revenue growth rates will come down meaningfully over the course of 2017", Wehner said. Meanwhile, expenses are expected to surge 40 per cent to 50 per cent compared with a year ago as Facebook invests in data centers, research and more, he said.

Electronics Facebook to close Emmy-winning Oculus VR studio
Author: 0 Facebook to close Emmy-winning Oculus VR studio

Rubin concluded his update thanking the Story Studio team and added, "Our goal is to inspire creators across all mediums and genres-filmmakers, musicians, painters, writers, cartoonists, and more-to bring their VR ideas to life". "We're going to carve out $50 million from that financial commitment to exclusively fund non-gaming, experiential VR content", Rubin said. Since the past few months, Oculus has been getting closer with its parent company Facebook.

Author: 0 Samsung devices get their own "special" Cortana app from Microsoft

Eventually, the company pulled the smartphone from the market, but now it's trying to regain customer confidence with its latest smartphone, the Galaxy S8 . What's more, in the case of the Galaxy S8 Bluetooth 5.0 is robust enough to support two simultaneous wireless audio streams at the same time. Here we compare them both, looking at their features and specifications to help you decide whether Apple or Android is best for you.

Electronics Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Price Target Increased By $10
Author: 0 Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Price Target Increased By $10

Luca Maestri, Apple's chief financial officer, said they have already returned $10 billion to their investors for this quarter, on top of the $50 billion that will be distributed soon. "We are looking at every size of acquisition, so we will see how it goes going forward", Maestri told The Associated Press in a Tuesday interview. In the same month, Nintendo's Super Mario Run made history with more than 40 million downloads in just four days after its release - making it the most downloaded ...

Electronics New rules for no-fly list to be announced tomorrow
Author: 0 New rules for no-fly list to be announced tomorrow

Level 3 will be "life threatening" behaviour of a passenger such as damage to aircraft operating system, physical violence like choking or murderous attempt or assault to flight compartment, he said. To qualify for the no-fly list, passengers should have either created problems on either a flight or at an airport; any disruption to what's considered "a normal flying process" will be considered an offense.

Electronics Won't mediate in Kashmir issue, clarifies China
Author: 0 Won't mediate in Kashmir issue, clarifies China

But the White House retracted these comments, encouraging the two South Asian nuclear rivals to resolve the dispute through direct dialogue . Defence Minister Arun Jaitley had said the "sacrifice (of the two soldiers) will not go in vain" and the Indian armed forces will react "appropriately" to the "inhuman act" of the Pakistani troops.

Author: 0 Facebook records 1.3b users daily

Research firm eMarketer has said Mark Zuckerberg's social media giant should generate $31.94 billion in mobile ad revenue this year, a 42.1% jump from 2016. Fake news and live video murders "need to be taken incredibly seriously because there are implications for user engagement", said James Cakmak , an analyst at Monness Crespi Hardt & Co.

Electronics Boxed in on health care
Author: 0 Boxed in on health care

House of Representatives' narrow passage Thursday of a bill that President Donald Trump has called "a repeal and a replace of Obamacare". "Look how happy those old white guys are", Meyers said over an image of President Trump and fellow Republicans celebrating their victory.

Electronics This Google Docs phishing attack wants to get into your Gmail
Author: 0 This Google Docs phishing attack wants to get into your Gmail

No password is required, the JakeSteam said, and once logged in, you're asked to let the Google Docs app access your account. Except it's not actually the official Google Docs requesting access: it's a rogue web app with the same name that, if given the green light by unsuspecting marks, then ransacks contact lists and sends out more spam.

Author: 0 Apple to create $1 billion fund to boost US manufacturing

The investment would be the first of several to come from Apple this year, which include increasing the size of Apple's US employee base by thousands and propelling the creation of more mobile apps by teaching people to code, Cook said. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating, forty have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company.

Electronics Google warns of email scam that impersonates Google Docs
Author: 0 Google warns of email scam that impersonates Google Docs

However, when the target accesses the sign-in sheet, it asks permission to access your account, then spreads the scam to all of your e-mail contacts and will send scam e-mails to everyone you've ever e-mailed. Google , in an official statement , mentioned that it is removing malicious pages and disabling offending accounts. It bypassed the need to steal people's logins by building a third-party app which used Google's own processes to gain access to the account.

Author: 0 Groupon Inc (GRPN) Short Interest Up 6.6% in April

In Q4 2016, Groupon reported 2% year-over-year (y-o-y) growth in revenue to $935 million driven by solid growth in North America. Covering sell-side analysts have recently weighed in on shares of The Williams Companies, Inc. Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Groupon had a negative return on equity of 29.46% and a negative net margin of 6.03%.

Electronics Qualcomm wants to block the iPhone from coming to the US
Author: 0 Qualcomm wants to block the iPhone from coming to the US

The two companies are having a dispute over royalty payments that Apple apparently owes to Qualcomm and now the chip maker is looking to have the Apple iPhone banned in Apple's home country. Qualcomm built its business on older, legacy, standards but reinforces its dominance through exclusionary tactics and excessive royalties. For its part, Apple believes it is in the right and that both the courts and the ITC will side with the company, even if it faced a similar ITC ban in the past ...

Author: 0 Google Docs users hit with sophisticated phishing attack

Users that clicked the link were taken to a real Google security page, where they were asked to give permission for the fake app, posing as GDocs, to manage their email account. Google did not respond for requests to comment beyond its Tweet and other security experts said that victims should remove the hackers from their accounts as soon as possible.

Author: 0 Stars Wars fans say, 'May the 4th be with you'

The SaberTrees will light up from 8pm to midnight, and the light show will run at 7.45pm, 8.45pm and 9.45pm, every night until the festival ends on Saturday. Are you secretly on the dark side? The Globe and Mail reports the first Star Wars Day celebration took place in 2011 at the Toronto Underground Cinema.

Author: 0 Gemalto's secure smart chip to be integrated in the Samsung Galaxy S8

And now, there seems to rise more bugs with them doing that. But there is an bad lot of glass in its design , and it appeals as much for its good looks as it does its performance and features. Spigen, as posted and approved by Droid-Life , is simply one of the best case manufacturers for several smartphones from various makes and the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are no exceptions.

Author: 0 Joshua king of heavyweights after defeating Klitschko

Joshua , 27, a rising star who won gold for England at the 2012 London Olympics, made the third defense of his IBF title and picked up the vacant WBA belt in the process. Tactical round two, Wlad connected with a right hand early. Klitschko seized his moment and began to land flush as he took control. What happens night for the experienced fighter who dominated the division for almost a decade is anyone's guess.

Author: 0 Major phishing attack targets Google Docs users

Google raced to patch the issue so this article is a commentary on why so many people were fooled into giving hackers their Google login credentials. 55% said they sent or received at least 11 documents via email every working day, meaning there are 2,585 potentially malicious files in circulation from a single employee each year.

Electronics Paladins Now Available on Xbox One and PS4
Author: 0 Paladins Now Available on Xbox One and PS4

The open beta debut is accompanied by a new cinematic trailer, showing gremlin D.Va chasing a gemstone through a hectic battle. Hi-Rez Studios announced today that free-to-play fantasy team-based shooter Paladins is now in Open Beta on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One , meaning anyone can download it and play for free.

Electronics IPhone: Siri set to get its own speaker
Author: 0 IPhone: Siri set to get its own speaker

Inventec is the same company that assembles Apple's AirPods. Now too, the information is that there is at least a 50% surety that it will happen at the annual Worldwide Developers' Conference to be held in June and the actual sale might start later during the second half of 2017.

Author: 0 After katrina, now sushant in towel

We are not sure if Katrina Kaif looks hotter or he does. Mario Testino shared Sushant's photograph on social media saying, "TOWEL SERIES 136, SUSHANT SINGH RAJPUT#TowelSeries#MarioTestino@SushantSinghRajput". Now, Sushant has gone one step further. Not only this, the MS Dhoni: The Untold story, film star becomes the second Indian actor to be portrayed in the special towel series by Mario Testino .

Electronics Army test-fires Brahmos land-attack missile for 2nd day
Author: 0 Army test-fires Brahmos land-attack missile for 2nd day

BrahMos , a word combining Brahmaputra and Moscow, is a short-range supersonic missile, which has been used by the Indian Navy since 2005. Indian media claimed that Wednesday's test was successful as the "test flight met all parameters". Block III had advanced guidance and upgraded software, incorporating high manoeuvres at multiple points and steep dive from high altitude. The range stipulation of 300 km was lifted after India signed the missile technology control regime treaty in June a ...

Electronics Verizon reaches deal to stream Ravens-Jags from London
Author: 0 Verizon reaches deal to stream Ravens-Jags from London

The week three matchup, which kicks off at 9:30 a.m. ET., will be shown on three Verizon-owned platforms: AOL , Complex and go90. United States telecom giant Verizon (NYSE: VZ - news ) has won the right to stream a National Football League game from London in September, expanding the online presence for professional American football games.

Electronics Balotelli hits back at Brendan Rodgers
Author: 0 Balotelli hits back at Brendan Rodgers

Balotelli scored once in 16 Premier League games as he proved a wholly inadequate replacement for Luis Suarez and returned to the San Siro on loan a year later. Raiola negotiated a free transfer to Nice for his client, which was completed on deadline day. The 26-year-old has rediscovered his best form since leaving Liverpool , helping Nice to third in the Ligue 1 table with 14 goals in 18 starts.