Author: 0 Apple CEO Cook Discloses $1 Billion Advanced Manufacturing Fund

With the iPhone's 10th anniversary upon us, expectations are high for the next device. In the second quarter, Apple generated sales growth of 4.6% over the same quarter last year, significantly lower than its average revenue growth of more than 8% in the last three years.

Electronics New Need For Speed Game Confirmed for 2017 Release
Author: 0 New Need For Speed Game Confirmed for 2017 Release

Ghost Games have released the first details about their next Need for Speed game. As revealed by publisher and developer, customization will "play as strong a role as ever" in the new Need for Speed title and there will be also chases based on police and an explorable world in full freedom.

Electronics Warren Buffett's one-word answer for why he hasn't purchased Amazon shares
Author: 0 Warren Buffett's one-word answer for why he hasn't purchased Amazon shares

Warren Buffett shared his thoughts at the Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders' meeting on Saturday when he shared that he sees cyber attacks as a bigger threat to humanity than nuclear weapons. "Sometimes there have been restrictive laws in terms of the percentage we can own, and that's a disadvantage", he said. This week, Oracle copped to getting it wrong on another tech company: IBM.

Electronics Green Bay Packers Saturday Draft Picks
Author: 0 Green Bay Packers Saturday Draft Picks

But Biegel - for his passion, relentlessness, electric energy and distinctive hairstyle (aka a mullet with a "W" shaved into it) - turned heads, as well. Might be best suited to more zone coverage or off-man based on his speed limitations, but in either scheme he'll need to improve his aggressiveness as a tackler.

Author: 0 Celtics Reclaim Home Court Advantage With Game-5 Victory

The series between Chicago and Boston is now tied at two games apiece and tonight is an incredibly important match-up for both teams, as a 3-2 lead usually turns into a series win. The Boston Celtics and Isaiah Thomas fare well as a favorite against the Chicago Bulls, plus they're fully staffed going into a potential clinching Game 6 on Friday.

Author: 0 MacBook Air: Its new competitor is called Surface Laptop!

Maybe the Windows 10 S ecosystem is best for students who use their computers for word processing and simple internet browsing. Fortunately The Verge has found out that Surface Laptop owners will be able to upgrade to Windows 10 Pro for free.

Author: 0 U.S. imposes sanctions on Syrian researchers in response to alleged chemical attack

The attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun killed scores of people andprompted the United States to launch a cruise missile strike on a Syrian air base in response, its first direct assault on the Assad government in the conflict. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on April 26 that Moscow's position on the attack was "unchanged" and "that the only way to establish the truth about what happened in Khan Sheikhun is an impartial worldwide investigation".

Author: 0 Attorney: Travel ban is religiously motivated

In a press conference held on Monday, Spicer said the travel ban order signed by US President Donald Trump was not targeting Muslims. "It is an archived press statement from 16 months ago", he said. Both appeals courts would have to rule in the administration's favor to allow enforcement of the revised executive order. The post LISTEN LIVE: Federal appeals court reviews Trump's revised travel ban appeared first on PBS NewsHour .

Electronics Plug Power Inc. (PLUG) closed at $2.29 in the last trading session
Author: 0 Plug Power Inc. (PLUG) closed at $2.29 in the last trading session

First-quarter results also compare to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimates for a net loss per share of $0.07 and $24.9 million in revenues. According to Zacks , analysts expect that Plug Power will report full-year earnings of ($0.20) per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.25) to ($0.15).

Author: 0 Bug In Microsoft's Anti-Malware Software Enabled The Execution Of Malware

The vulnerability was discovered by Google Project Zero researchers Tavis Ormandy and Natalie Silvanovich on Saturday and was serious enough for Microsoft to create and release a patch by Monday. Microsoft announced Universal Windows Platform (UWP) in February this year and UWP lets developers create one single app compatible across multiple platforms like smartphones, tablets, PCs and gaming consoles.

Electronics 'We will keep on trying' - Juan Mata reassures Manchester United fans
Author: 0 'We will keep on trying' - Juan Mata reassures Manchester United fans

United remain four points adrift of fourth-placed Manchester City with three matches remaining, including a trip to second-placed Tottenham Hotspur. "Now we play Celta Vigo and we need to focus on that from this moment". Mourinho said their cramped schedule, which includes a possible two further Europa League fixtures, meant United must win the tournament to qualify for next season's Champions League.

Author: 0 Apples' Revenue Jumps 4.6% in 'Strong' Q2

Analysts at GlobalData Retail noted that Apple's revenue from iPhones was $7bn less than the same period two years ago. Bullish on India, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that the USA tech giant was bolstering its presence in India's "underpenetrated" market to tap the huge growth opportunities in the fast-growing economy amidst improving 4G network infrastructure.

Author: 0 IPhone sales slump in Q2, but Apple is still raking it in

Is Cook concerned by these numbers? The closest we have come to knowing sales figures for the Apple Watch came during Apple's recent quarterly earnings call given to analyst this week. Apple shares are trading down 0.89 percent in pre-market on Wednesday. Apple sold 4.19 million Macs during Q4, up four per cent on the 4.03 million sold in Q2 2016.

Electronics Former Jays slugger Encarnacion makes his return to Rogers Centre with Indians
Author: 0 Former Jays slugger Encarnacion makes his return to Rogers Centre with Indians

Game 2 between the Indians and Blue Jays is scheduled for Tuesday at 7:07 p.m. ET from the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada. You could talk about the Blue Jays' all-too-quick, take-it-or-leave-it $80 million offer in early November, one that led them to signing Kendrys Morales for $32 million less than the $65 million the Indians guaranteed Encarnacion, but that would leave out the role his agent, Paul Kinzer, played in misreading a market that, in the end, was not kind to sluggers ...

Electronics The Story Behind the Deflating Pikachu
Author: 0 The Story Behind the Deflating Pikachu

In it, a group of dancers in Pikachu outfits perform a series of choreographed numbers worthy of a Bruno Mars halftime show (OK, maybe not, but "Uptown Funk" is played at one point). The problem was, security nearby didn't realise who he was and rushed to intervene. It is a dancing, bouncing Pikachu slowly deflating in front of a live audience.

Electronics Chrome on Android makes it easier to read web pages offline
Author: 0 Chrome on Android makes it easier to read web pages offline

In addition it's now possible for users to long press on links to receive a list of download options, one of which will now be the capability to download a link for offline use. This feature is also available when you press an article suggestion on a new tab page. We have an active connection to the internet on our phones most of the time, but for those times you don't - like on the train or an airplane - you can read all the great things you've saved in Chrome .

Electronics Guardians of the Galaxy Fan Theory: Ego is the Missing Easter Egg
Author: 0 Guardians of the Galaxy Fan Theory: Ego is the Missing Easter Egg

Guardians Vol. 2 earned $51.1 million on Saturday, the 11th best showing of all time. James Gunn latest outing, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2, is garnering overwhelming response from the audience and is raking in big bucks too. During a lengthy message on his Facebook page, Gunn, talked about the film's release, and he also addressed the next sequel for the film. In fourth was Pantelion's " How to be a Latin Lover ", a comedy starring Salma Hayek, Rob Lowe, Kristen Bell and Mexican actor ...

Electronics Instagram introduces ability to upload images through its mobile web app
Author: 0 Instagram introduces ability to upload images through its mobile web app

Instagram is following in its parent Facebook's footsteps and making its service much more accessible to those left out of its app-centric, data-heavy sharing experience. Other product updates in this vein include web sign-up, a better on-boarding flow for low-end Android users, and the recent addition of offline functionality.

Electronics Waze voice recorder lets you make your own navigation voice instructions
Author: 0 Waze voice recorder lets you make your own navigation voice instructions

To update your auto, simply go to Settings Voice Directions then select Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson ) or Jackson Storm (Armie Hammer ) on your Waze app. This follows the announcement that the service added Mr. T's voice for users in the United States and Canada. Whoever does it simply records all the basic navigation phrases and you're ready to go.

Electronics OnePlus 5 is Coming This Summer: 7 Rumoured Specs
Author: 0 OnePlus 5 is Coming This Summer: 7 Rumoured Specs

Why so? Well , because the number "4" is considered unlucky by the Chinese and as such, although successor to OnePlus 3, the phone will be called OnePlus 5 and not OnePlus 4. In any event, both companies claim that the OnePlus 5 will pack a Snapdragon 835 processor , a ridiculous 8GB of RAM , 64GB of storage and a 5.5-inch 1440p display .

Electronics Heroes of the Storm: D.Va Skins Revealed
Author: 0 Heroes of the Storm: D.Va Skins Revealed

As with other Overwatch characters who have come to Heroes of the Storm, D.Va looks to be a faithful recreation-for the most part. While in Mech Mode, D.Va can shoot while moving, but her Movement Speed is reduced by 15%. It's an unstoppable continuous stomping move that slows her enemies while an arcadey sound effect plays, and it's something that would instantly translate into Overwatch proper 1:1 as a second Ultimate.

Electronics Why Mourinho was not bothered about losing to Arsenal
Author: 0 Why Mourinho was not bothered about losing to Arsenal

And Arsene Wenger is a big manager so my record (in never losing a Premier League game to him) is not normal". "Normal is win, lose, draw", Mourinho said. "You can not say that we didn't try to win the game and that's what we will try to do in the remaining three matches in the Premier League ". "We needed to be patient", he said of Sunday's game.

Electronics Android TV Update Tipped From Google I/O Schedule
Author: 0 Android TV Update Tipped From Google I/O Schedule

G Data says that Lollipop and Marshmallow are the versions of Android most affected by malware. While Google did not provide a specific date for the launch of the Android O beta, it's likely it will open up registrations next week during Google I/O.

Author: 0 Mark Hamill Celebrates May the 4th With Hilarious 'Star Wars' Fan Pranks

The nostalgia is strong with this one. Costume parties, movie marathons and fun runs were among the special events being staged in NY and other cities worldwide on Star Wars Day . Speculation about Leia's part in the upcoming Star Wars film has been rife since the passing of Carrie Fisher in December. The similarity to one of the movie franchise's iconic lines - " May the Force be with you " - has led fans to claim this day as their own.

Electronics Bouchard through in Madrid
Author: 0 Bouchard through in Madrid

Eugenie Bouchard produced a brilliant fighting display to win her grudge match against Maria Sharapova at the Mutua Madrid Open . The match swung one way and another before Bouchard fittingly clinched it with a sublime forehand victor.

Author: 0 Google's Fuchsia OS Has New UI, Opts out Linux Kernel

Fuchsia is all about speed, performance, and beauty. The OS is tightly integrated with Google's Flutter SDK , which produces cross-platform code for Android and iOS. You can check his video above showing off the UI for the operating system, or hit up Ars Technica for a full preview of what Fuchsia could look like on smartphones.

Electronics UK Retail Charts - Prey Stalks The Top Spot On Xbox One
Author: 0 UK Retail Charts - Prey Stalks The Top Spot On Xbox One

By 31Mar'17, Switch had an installed base of c. 1.2m in "The Americas" (and probably 1.5m by Apr-end). Assuming Nintendo can meet the demand from consumers, interest in both the hybrid console and the game (s) will have to stay high in order for it to surpass the sales momentum (or do up to 10 times better) than Mario Kart Wii .

Author: 0 India is a huge market for anyone to ignore: Warren Buffet

Charles Munger, the vice chairman of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., said the decision to take on insurance liabilities from American International Group Inc. "And that's true of 8-year-olds and 80-year-olds", he added. "The shares when we bought them at least were much more reasonable in relation to current earnings", Buffett said.

Author: 0 Buffett criticizes United and its CEO over dragging incident

Still, the billionaire voted to re-elect the bank's slate of directors last month. "We need a money mind as CEO", said Buffett, who has no plans to retire. Buffett also argued that executives at Wells Fargo, in turning a blind eye to the creation of fraudulent accounts to meet sales goals, had fostered a toxic culture.

Electronics Lenovo launches a Smart Band with OLED display for Rs 1999
Author: 0 Lenovo launches a Smart Band with OLED display for Rs 1999

The band is available only on Flipkart . The device can be paired with Android and iOs devices easily and compatible with all types of smartphones running on these OSs. Its main functtions as a fitness tracker includes recording steps, distance and calories. Additionally, the band comes with an anti-sleep mode that will alert you through vibrations if you've slept beyond a designated time.

Author: 0 Microsoft unveiled the Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S

Now Chromebooks seem to influence the PC market too, and Microsoft replies with the event they are hosting in New York City. This OS only supports applications available via the Windows Store. However, the system is also suitable for other users who want access to Microsoft tools and who are used to downloading apps from the Windows Store. Microsoft also is giving away one year license of Office 365, which is coming to the Windows Store, with Surface Laptop.

Electronics DICE Unveils New Multiplayer Map for Battlefield 1
Author: 0 DICE Unveils New Multiplayer Map for Battlefield 1

We have seen some major updates coming our way along with two new maps in just a few months. Another new map, called Prise De Tahure, will be released shortly for testing on the Community Test Environment. "Adaptability and tactics are the means to wear your adversary down". This announcement was made today on the official Battlefield website , confirming that the map will launch in June for season pass owners.

Electronics PS4 God Of War May Release Set, Development
Author: 0 PS4 God Of War May Release Set, Development "Going Well"

This has put a heavy burden to the fans who kept on wondering when exactly it will arrive. While Christopher Judge, the man tasked to voice Kratos in the upcoming God of War , might have unintentionally leaked that the action game will be out this year, it seems he's had a change of heart.

Electronics Ed punches into Street Fighter 5 as its next DLC fighter
Author: 0 Ed punches into Street Fighter 5 as its next DLC fighter

In addition to Ed, all other previously released DLC characters will be accessible during the beta. As teased at the end of the trailer, there's still three more Street Fighter V characters to be announced this year. Although he still has the limited Psycho Power and the Shadaloo history, it appears Ed has done some bulking up since SF IV. If you tap the button, Ed flies closer to his opponent but if you hold the button, Ed releases tendrils of Psycho Power to yank the enemy towards him.

Author: 0 Samsung posts its Q1 Profits on chips, display sales

As, after the Galaxy Note 7 was withdrawn from the market amid a haze of smouldering debris, its Q4 figures, release in January, made it seem the company was motoring along just fine. SAMSUNG looks set to launch the follow up to the controversial Galaxy Note 7 later this year. The S8 ran into complaints about red-tinted screens and problems with the Wi-Fi connection for which the company is reportedly issuing a software fix.

Author: 0 Amazon sweeps US market for voice-controlled speakers

The Amazon Echo is designed primarily as a connected speaker, and that's what it looks like - a smooth black cylinder, with a speaker grille around the lower half. Chief executive Sundar Pichai said during the company's 2016 Q4 earnings call that Google was committed to Home for the "long-term as a great way to bring attractive seamless Google experiences to people".

Author: 0 Buffett talks highly of IITians, says he is eyeing the Indian opportunity

More than 30,000 people are expected to attend the annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting where Buffett and his Vice Chairman Charlie Munger preside over a Q&A session. And two days before the meeting Buffett had revealed he had sold a third of Berkshire's shares in IBM, one of the four so-called pillars of his company's massive investment portfolio.

Author: 0 Apple's Siri-powered Amazon Echo rival tipped to pack inbuilt screen

It may additionally be capable of making voice calls, meanwhile the speaker itself is reported to be louder and of higher audio quality than the current Echo. "I think voice assistants are incredibly powerful, their intelligence is going to grow, they're going to do more for us, but the role of the screen is going to remain very important to all of this", he said.

Author: 0 • Jazz fall prey to Durant breakout in Game 3

The Jazz had the crowd behind them and had all the hustle plays go their way. The Jazz executed their game plan, but it wasn't enough to avoid falling down 3-0 in the series. Curry has made at least one 3-pointer in an NBA-record 65 playoff games. Green picked up a technical arguing from the bench late in the second quarter after being whistled for his third foul of the half.

Electronics OnePlus confirms the OnePlus 5 will be released this summer
Author: 0 OnePlus confirms the OnePlus 5 will be released this summer

Specs rumoured for the OnePlus 5 include at 23MP plus a front-facing selfie snapper at 16MP, a Snapdragon 835 processor , 6GB of RAM and a 3000mAh battery . OnePlus 5 camera samples were also leaked on Weibo earlier. We say this as the device is getting leaked nearly every day. The smartphone will be powered by 4000 mAh non-removable battery and it will run on Android Nougat 7.1 out of the box with Oxygen OS.

Electronics Xiaomi To Launch Redmi 4 In India In May
Author: 0 Xiaomi To Launch Redmi 4 In India In May

Earlier, Jain had confirmed that successor to Redmi 3S and Redmi 3S Prime will come to India soon. So we expect the Redmi 4 to be launched in India with the price range of Rs 7,500 to Rs 8,500. In terms of look the phone is much similar to Redmi Note 4 with an all metal unibody design and also having the attracting feature of rear-mounted finger print scanner.

Author: 0 Remaining 2017 rosier for Samsung Electronics

The company's overall revenue growth in the first quarter was nearly flat at 50.55 trillion won in the first quarter. Trade volume was moderate at 379 million shares worth 6.6 trillion won (US$5.84 billion), with losers outnumbering gainers 452 to 330.

Electronics Cleveland Killing Prompts Facebook To Review Handling Of Violent Posts
Author: 0 Cleveland Killing Prompts Facebook To Review Handling Of Violent Posts

Taken together, the results underscore the sheer power of Facebook and Google. eMarketer estimates that the companies' combined share of total United States digital advertising revenues will surpass 60% in 2017. In addition to more staff, Zuckerberg said the company was going to enhance its software to keep violent videos off the site. "We don't want to get rid of the positive aspects and benefits of live streaming", said Benjamin Burroughs, a professor of emerging media at the ...

Electronics Microsoft to unveil what's next on May 23
Author: 0 Microsoft to unveil what's next on May 23

The recently launched Surface Laptop is a lovely and quite powerful device, so we hope the hardware to launch on May 23rd will be the same. One of the most divisive features of Windows 10 S is that it works with apps from the Windows Store, and the Windows Store only.

Electronics OnePlus 5 confirmed for launch this summer
Author: 0 OnePlus 5 confirmed for launch this summer

Since OnePlus positions its smartphones as the premium flagship phones, the OnePlus 5 is likely to come powered by the latest Snapdragon 835 processor . There's also an image of the phone, but this is just a dummy that we've already seen in leaks, which adds more weight to the fact that this could be a fake publication.

Electronics Warren Buffett says coal won't make a comeback
Author: 0 Warren Buffett says coal won't make a comeback

Aside from not being tech-savvy, Buffett said he always felt Amazon shares always "looked expensive". Buffett, 86, said: "We've had a lot of (tax cuts) in our lifetimes ... Over the course of 6 1/2 hours, Buffett, 86, and Munger, 93, touched upon a range of topics, as they sipped Coca-Cola and munched on See's sweets (from two of Berkshire's holdings).