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Electronics Google's AlphaGo AI beats the world's best human Go player
Author: 0 Google's AlphaGo AI beats the world's best human Go player

Though the win was by just half a point, post match Google's DeepMind CEO Demis Hassabis explained that this was how AlphaGo was programmed: to maximise its winning chances, rather than the winning margin. Google plans for AlphaGo to be used for deeper implementations in the future, including medicine and science now it's been proved just how intelligent the system is.

Author: 0 The Next Move In Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK)

Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. now owns 327,847 shares of the software giant's stock worth $18,884,000 after buying an additional 9,010 shares in the last quarter. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 216,507 shares in the company, valued at approximately $14,962,798.77. Security Trust holds 0.17% or 2,000 shares.

Electronics Huawei rolls out new Honor Band A2 fitness tracker
Author: 0 Huawei rolls out new Honor Band A2 fitness tracker

The device is quite an upgrade over its predecessor, as it comes equipped with a 0.96-inch OLED screen as well as a heart rate sensor. The Honor Band A2 is IP67 certified, so it is dust and water resistant, at least up to a point. 1,870) and will be available from June 9 in China via Honor's online store Vmall , JD.com, and Suning.com e-commerce websites. Compatible with both Android and iOS platform, the Honor Band A2 makes it possible to synchronise data with smartphone when paired with ...

Electronics Again…Nigeria Customs intercepts container load of arms in Lagos Port
Author: 0 Again…Nigeria Customs intercepts container load of arms in Lagos Port

Abue said: "These are pump action of various designs". Abueh who stated that arrests had been made in connection with the importation, added that for security reasons, the service was not ready to reveal their identities for now. Nigeria's loss of ICT investment to South Africa, the rising cases of rape and the seizure of arms by the Nigerian Customs Service dominate the headlines of Nigerian newspapers on Wednesday.The Guardian reported that the combination of poor power generating ...

Author: 0 Military presence stepped up as Britain faces raised threat

Sixty-four people are still hospitalized, Jon Rouse of the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership said Wednesday. Armed military and police officers guarded large-scale soccer and rugby matches at the emblematic Wembley and Twickenham Stadiums on Tuesday night, May 23rd.

Electronics In US presidential first, Trump prays at Jerusalem's Western Wall
Author: 0 In US presidential first, Trump prays at Jerusalem's Western Wall

President Trump insisted in a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Monday that he "never" revealed to Russian Federation that Israel was the source of an intelligence report about the Islamic State. Trump and his wife, Melania, were greeted on the tarmac by the Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli President, Reuven Rivlin, and both their wives.

Electronics South Korea's Park denies charges as corruption trial begins
Author: 0 South Korea's Park denies charges as corruption trial begins

She was handcuffed with her inmate number 503 attached to her navy suit, escorted by correctional officials. Both Park and her lawyer, Yoo Young-ha, denied all wrongdoing. The prosecutor said that Park, among others facing charges in the scandal, defied due process and violated the sovereignty of the people and rule of law to pursue personal interests.

Author: 0 James Corden is getting his own Snapchat show, the first from CBS

Snapchat will debut yet another original short-form series with a traditional TV brand - this time, a show with late-night host James Corden , according to a statement from the disappearing-photos app's owner Snap on Tuesday. James Corden offered an emotional message of hope to the people of Manchester after an explosion killed 22 and injured almost 60 at an Ariana Grande concert.

Author: 0 Britain raises terror threat level after concert carnage

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said it "will only strengthen our resolve to. work with our British friends against those who plan and carry out such inhumane deeds". pop singer Grande at a previous concert. The blast flung people to the ground and shattered glass in the foyer area. Most of the 130 dead in the November 2015 attacks in Paris were at the Bataclan concert hall, which gunman struck during a performance by Eagles of Death Metal.

Electronics Android Pay now available in Russian Federation, pozhaluysta!
Author: 0 Android Pay now available in Russian Federation, pozhaluysta!

Russian Federation is the 11th country to adopt Android Pay , following launches in the US, UK, Singapore, Australia, Hong Kong, Poland, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, Japan and Belgium. PayPay will automatically withdraw from your bank account to make up for any differences between your top-up amount and how much something costs. Aside from setup, using PayPal in Android Pay is no different from any other card.

Electronics Instagram Found as Worst App for Young People's Mental Health
Author: 0 Instagram Found as Worst App for Young People's Mental Health

Social media is far more prevalent in younger generations and many young people have never known a world without instant access to the internet and social media platforms. On the long-run, a pop-up and a "digitally manipulated" label can do a lot of good, especially since female young adults tend to feel more depressed after stumbling upon pictures of women meeting the "ideal beauty" standards.

Electronics DJI will restrict drones that aren't activated after new update
Author: 0 DJI will restrict drones that aren't activated after new update

On Saturday, we told you about a federal court ruling that reversed some FAA rules-namely: if you're not flying your drone commercially, you no longer have to register it with the authorities. If you have forgotten your password since your initial login, you can reset it using a function within the DJI GO and DJI GO 4 apps. However, the standalone A3 and N3 are excluded from the rules.

Electronics Asus Zenfone smartphone with live streaming feature to launch today
Author: 0 Asus Zenfone smartphone with live streaming feature to launch today

The invite comes with hashtag #GoLive given ZenFone Live is being touted as the world's first smartphone with hardware-optimised, real-time beautification technology for livestreaming videos. It has 13 megapixels PixelMaster camera with f/2.0 aperture, 2650mAh battery . However, with the hybrid SIM tray, either a nano SIM card or a SD card can be used.

Electronics Hope 'Baahubali 2' crosses over Rs 2000 cr: Rahman
Author: 0 Hope 'Baahubali 2' crosses over Rs 2000 cr: Rahman

The film also showed growth on Saturday and Sunday, though Sunday collections could have been bit higher, which got affected due IPL final. Legendary music composer A.R. Starring Prabhas and Rana Daggubati as the male protagonists, the film's story is about the battle for the ownership of an ancient kingdom between two brothers.

Author: 0 Philippine minister starts damage control after Duterte's China war remark

We want to organize our own steel production, as this will benefit our national interests, he said . "If they can spare us with the precision guided (bombs)", Duterte said when discussing the goal of his trip. "There are three of us against the world - China , the Philippines, and Russian Federation". "I will also meet with the Filipino community in Moscow and thank them for their contributions to nation building", he said.

Author: 0 Simon Property Group Inc (SPG) Position Held by Factory Mutual Insurance Co

SPG has been the topic of a number of research reports. In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Brixmor Property Group Inc Cmn (NYSE:BRX) has analysts' mean recommendation of 2.4. On Friday, June 3 the stock rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to "Neutral". Several hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company.

Electronics Instagram just made it way easier to publicly show off your Stories
Author: 0 Instagram just made it way easier to publicly show off your Stories

Here, you can also see how many people have viewed your story. Two new Explore categories are being added into Instagram: Location Stories and Hashtag Stories . The updates should roll out in about a day to iOS and Android users, according to a Snapchat spokesperson. Facebook also introduced an nearly identical Stories feature on its flagship platform in late March, and also now offers similar features on Messenger and WhatsApp .

Electronics Appeals court revives challenge to NSA surveillance practice
Author: 0 Appeals court revives challenge to NSA surveillance practice

The agency recently announced that it is ending "about" collection , which gathers digital communications that reference a surveillance target. As Congress weighs wether or not to reauthorize Section 702 this year, the NSA is tweaking its surveillance programs to make them more palatable.

Electronics Murdered Bowie State University student honored at school's graduation ceremony
Author: 0 Murdered Bowie State University student honored at school's graduation ceremony

He was later arrested and charged with murder. Collins was visiting the Maryland campus when he was attacked around 3 a.m. Saturday while waiting for an Uber. Sean Urbanski is charged with murder in Collins' death. He was supposed to be walking across the stage with his classmates, but instead Bowie State University held a moment of silence for Collins during its graduation ceremony.

Electronics A big week for European golf, but baby steps to narrow gap
Author: 0 A big week for European golf, but baby steps to narrow gap

McIlroy, 28, was treated for a stress fracture to his ribs back in January but once again felt discomfort during last week's Players Championship despite playing all four rounds. "I just think she was fantastic". Poulter's first top-10 finish in 14 months at the Players Championship a fortnight ago moved him up more than 100 places in the world rankings to 80th, but he needs to crack the top 50 to make the field for the next two majors.

Electronics Honor reveals two Play Tab 2 tablets with Android Nougat
Author: 0 Honor reveals two Play Tab 2 tablets with Android Nougat

The Honor 6A will go on pre-order in China on May 25th, but there's no info on when it would hit other markets. Huawei Honor 6A sports a 5 inch HD (1280×720 pixels) 2.5D curved glass Display. It comes with Fingerprint scanner on its back side. Coming to the connectivity options, Honor 6A includes hybrid dual-SIM, 4G, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, and Global Positioning System.

Author: 0 South Korea has fired into North Korea

North Korea on Monday confirmed the "successful" launch of a medium-range ballistic missile , Pyongyang's state media reported, adding that the weapon was now ready to be deployed for military action. The object had not been identified and its radar course was being investigated, the military said in a statement. New missile test by North Korea .

Electronics Google Families makes it easy to share calendars, photos, and reminders
Author: 0 Google Families makes it easy to share calendars, photos, and reminders

Because constantly swapping passwords and usernames can be a pain, (if not also a security risk) Google is adding new ways for families to share with each other while still staying logged-on to their own private Google Accounts. In the case of the latter two, family groups help manage and simplify the invitation process. Lastly, Google Photos enables family members to send photos and video among them in just a few taps while on the move.

Electronics Trump administration unveils first budget with 3.6-trillion-dollar spending cut
Author: 0 Trump administration unveils first budget with 3.6-trillion-dollar spending cut

The budget reduces overall federal spending by trillions of dollars over 10 years while leaving Social Security and Medicare alone, increasing military spending and cutting taxes. -A 10-year, $191 billion reduction in food stamps - nearly 30 percent - goes far, far beyond prior proposals by congressional Republicans. SNAP is the current version of what was once called the " food stamps " program.

Electronics Microsoft to NSA: WannaCry is your fault
Author: 0 Microsoft to NSA: WannaCry is your fault

And this is why India is vulnerable to the attacks. The malware primarily targeted users of Windows XP, which was launched by Microsoft in 2001. But many corporations don't automatically update their systems, because Windows updates can screw up their legacy software programs.

Electronics Police name suspect in Manchester bombing
Author: 0 Police name suspect in Manchester bombing

British authorities identified Salman Abedi , 22, as the suicide bomber in the attack at the Ariana Grande concert that killed 22 people and injured dozens more. Public transport shut down, and taxis offered to give stranded people free rides home, while residents opened their homes to provide lodging. Frantic loved ones of young people missing have taken to Twitter and Instagram with their photos and pleas for help.

Electronics 'Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle' Confirmed After Leak
Author: 0 'Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle' Confirmed After Leak

That illustration and some others were featured today on the website Nintendo World Report and seem to be marketing slides for the upcoming Switch game. The game is estimated to be around 20 hours long. The company is said to be working on the title in collaboration with Nintendo. Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle was first reported by Laura Kate Dale , who even predicted a possible September 2017 release date back in January, before the official Nintendo Switch reveal event.

Electronics Take-Two full-year forecast 'better than feared', shares hit record
Author: 0 Take-Two full-year forecast 'better than feared', shares hit record

Grand Theft Auto V continues to be a massive success. The largest contributors to net revenue in Q4 were Mafia 3 , National Basketball Association 2K17, WWE 2K17 , Civilization, and again, GTA 5 and Grand Theft Auto Online . It is one of the best-selling games of all time. But a new game from Rockstar is just on the horizon: " Red Dead Redemption 2 ". The stock had dropped 10 percent after the bell on Monday, after Take-Two said its Rockstar Games studio would delay the launch of ...

Electronics These Renders Show The 10.5-iPad Pro 2 In All Its Glory
Author: 0 These Renders Show The 10.5-iPad Pro 2 In All Its Glory

And two sources have shared photos of cases for each of the devices. Previously, rumors were fluctuating around the diagonal screen size of the iPad Pro , but it looks like the 10.5-inch screen is what we might be seeing getting announced during the WWDC event .

Electronics Mophie releases new juice pack battery case for Pixel XL
Author: 0 Mophie releases new juice pack battery case for Pixel XL

Mophie's Juice Pack for the Pixel XL features a 2,950mAh battery which is going to extend the handset's talk time well past 50 hours. And in case you don't have a wireless charging pad, you can still charge the juice pack and your phone quickly through the USB-C port with its fast-charging speeds at 15W.

Electronics Clash of Clans releases its biggest update since Clan Wars
Author: 0 Clash of Clans releases its biggest update since Clan Wars

It is speculated that the upcoming update will be a major one, which will introduce a lot of new features to the game. The mysterious boat that created the hype about the may update finally arrived at a new land, where the players can build a new base but with more powerful troops.

Electronics Pakistan players not allowed in Pro Kabaddi League
Author: 0 Pakistan players not allowed in Pro Kabaddi League

More than 60 worldwide players from 16 countries go under the hamme this year. Earlier in the day, at a press conference organised by PKL authorities, questions were raised about the presence of Pakistani players among those up for grabs in the auction for the fifth season of the tournament.

Author: 0 James Corden Pays Tribute to Manchester in Heartfelt Monologue

The explosion happened just as Ariana's concert finished at an exit as fans filed out of the gig. The incident took place at about 10:40 p.m.as the concert in northern England was wrapping up, eyewitnesses told local television. BIA said: "My heart is broken". Grande's manager Scooter Braun tweeted "words can not express our sorrow for the victims and families harmed in this senseless attack".

Electronics WannaCry Ransomware: Tools Decrypt for Free
Author: 0 WannaCry Ransomware: Tools Decrypt for Free

Because Windows 10 has security patches for the exploit used in the attacks, as well as more robust malware detection and remediation features, no Windows 10 machines were targeted - simply because it wouldn't work. Some argue that security vulnerabilities should be fixed immediately once found, and that hiding them puts everyone at risk for further attacks. Its Director-General/CEO, Dr Isa Pantami, said as IT systems have now become part of peoples' lives, the need for all to be ...

Author: 0 [Podcast] The Google I/O 2017 recap: Lens, Assistant & more

Next countries to get Android Pay are Canada, Brazil, Taiwan , Spain, and Russian Federation. The Android's blob emojis used to stand out, but the new ones will bring a uniformity with other mobile platforms and apps. You can pay online or in app with just your Google Account. To that end, at Google I/O the company announced a new Google Payment API that will streamline checkout for customers and give retailers and sellers a new path to collect payments.

Electronics Penguins strike early, rout Senators 7-0 to take 3-2 lead
Author: 0 Penguins strike early, rout Senators 7-0 to take 3-2 lead

The Pittsburgh Penguins managed to blow out the Ottawa Senators in game five of the Eastern Conference Finals , taking a 3-2 lead in the series . Sidney Crosby scored for a third consecutive game as part of a four-goal first period in which the Penguins twice chased goalie Craig Anderson . The third line of Bryan Rust , Nick Bonino , and Carter Rowney had a monster night, combining for seven points.

Author: 0 First victims in Manchester bombing identified

Saffie Rose RoussosChris Upton, the headteacher at the Tarleton Community Primary School, where Saffie was a student, released a statement calling the girl's death a "tremendous shock", according to ABC News . I won't call them monsters because they would like that term. "In the days ahead those must be the things we remember". Manchester Police added that 50 others have been wounded.

Author: 0 Instagram Archive Feature Allows Temporarily Hiding of Unwanted Photos

The feature is now in the testing stages of development so it's not available to all users. Matt Navara alerted others to the changes, after a message popped up on his iPhone's Instagram app. When a post is archived, it is simply hidden from public visibility, but remains on the service for the user to restore to visibility if they so choose.

Author: 0 Oil producers to extend output curbs at OPEC meeting

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries meets in Vienna on Thursday to consider whether to prolong the deal reached in December in which OPEC and 11 non-members, including Russian Federation, agreed to cut output by about 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) in the first half of 2017.

Electronics Trump budget calls for $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid
Author: 0 Trump budget calls for $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid

It includes a wave of cuts to benefit programs such as Medicaid, federal employee pensions, welfare benefits and farm subsidies. People familiar with the plan were not authorized to discuss it by name and spoke on condition of anonymity. A Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) analysis says that over-estimating annual growth by more than one percentage point could understate the need for borrowing by more than $3 trillion over the decade.

Electronics Dark Arisen Coming To Xbox One and PS4 — Dragon's Dogma
Author: 0 Dark Arisen Coming To Xbox One and PS4 — Dragon's Dogma

Dark Arisen originally came to PC a year ago (although not in Japan- it will be launching in Japan this Fall alongside the new console versions). This version could be based on the remaster/re-release PC players got in January 2016, seeing as work was already put in to bring it up to snuff, with additions like 4K resolution support and a higher frame-rate.

Author: 0 Trump told Russians firing 'nut job' Comey eased pressure on him

Comey later today is expected to announce whether he will accept an invitation from the House Oversight Committee to testify Wednesday morning. Tillerson and McMaster were present at the May 10 meeting where Trump discussed his firing of James Comey , the former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, with Sergei Lavrov , the Russian foreign minister and Sergei Kislyak, the Russian ambassador to the United States.

Electronics 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Delayed; Releases New Images
Author: 0 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Delayed; Releases New Images

Hopefully when Red Dead Redemption 2 gets released, there won't be a need for day one patches. Take-Two Interactive Software Inc on Tuesday forecast full-year revenue well below analysts' estimates as it pushed out the launch of its highly anticipated Western action-adventure " Red Dead " videogame to spring 2018 from fall 2017.