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by | March 30, 2018 | 10:38

The United States' commitment to Taiwan has never been stronger and the island is an inspiration to the rest of the Indo-Pacific region, a senior USA diplomat said in Taipei this week. The United States buys little Chinese steel or aluminum, but analysts have said Beijing would feel obligated to take action to avoid looking weak. The Commerce Ministry said the higher us tariffs "seriously undermine" the global trading system.

by | March 30, 2018 | 08:15

Amazon's stock closed at $1,431.42 a share, a drop of $65.63, or 4.4%, after being down more than 7% during the day. Despite posting spectacular earnings over the past several quarters, it has been lumped in with other tech companies in a selloff as Facebook looks to manage its data crisis and suspicion grows about other giants like Google and Netflix.

by | March 30, 2018 | 06:22

As most of the people who made a decision to click on this article know, it will still be quite a while before Game of Thrones Season 8 hits the small screen, so this may provide a sort of hold over for fans itching to get back to Westeros.

by | March 30, 2018 | 02:50

Smith, who has been replaced as captain by Tim Paine and will not be considered for a leadership position for two years, was banned from global and domestic action for 12 months following a Cricket Australia (CA) investigation into the incident at Newlands.

by | March 30, 2018 | 01:02

In its Wednesday lawsuit, Bumble is requesting $400 million in damages, as well as an injunction preventing Match and its affiliates from using any of the confidential information they received over the course of the acquisition negotiations.

by | March 29, 2018 | 23:27

A dark theme already became available to most Android Wear users earlier this year, so it's a little unclear how this is different. Menus and gestures will remain the same, but Google's adopting a darker background for menus and the notification panel.

by | March 29, 2018 | 22:55

It'll also be able to record video in 1440p at 60 frames per second or, of course, 1080p60 as well. It takes 10-megapixel photos, down from 12 megapixels, and it only has one burst shooting option (10 frames per second) and one-time lapse setting (0.5 seconds per shot).

by | March 29, 2018 | 22:17

The stock increased 0.24% or $0.62 during the last trading session, reaching $255.5. About 2.66 million shares traded. Goldman Sachs Group Inc ( NYSE: GS ) has a beta of 1.36, contrast to a beta of 1 for the market, which implies that the stock's price movements are less extreme than the market as a whole.

by | March 29, 2018 | 21:40

The first involved Cambridge Analytica's collection of information about 50 million Americans using a quiz app that scraped data from users' friends; that information was then used to influence the 2016 presidential election. They have also sought details of how the data was compromised. The updates include improved access to Facebook's user settings and tools to easily search for, download and delete personal data stored by Facebook.

by | March 29, 2018 | 21:23

The panel also features direct backlighting, 60Hz refresh rate, and 8ms response time. Xiaomi has used the quad-core Amlogic processor inside the TV, which is paired with 2GB RAM and 8GB ROM. The back side of the device seems to be curved a bit, and the phone's display features rounded corners. The 55-inch Mi TV 4S costs 2,999 Yuan in China which roughly translates to Rs 31,000.

by | March 29, 2018 | 20:11

Facebook has also clarified that it will notify all of its users about a simpler version of their terms of service . It should not be surprising that Facebook will have records of all your Messenger app calls and messages, a list of advertisers they've given your information to and a history of your posts, pictures and interactions.

by | March 29, 2018 | 19:44

The lawsuit said Facebook allows advertisers to "target" its audience by allowing them to "include" or "exclude" specific types of people. A Facebook spokesperson told Texas Public Radio the lawsuit was without merit, and that there is no place for discrimination on the platform.

by | March 29, 2018 | 18:30

The extra oomph will launch the high-riding Levante to 62 miles per hour in just 3.9 seconds. The addition to the SUV range offers high-performance hardware fans another option in the blossoming quick SUV market, although pricing will ultimately decide how it competes against the likes of other high-riders that pack sportscar credentials.

by | March 29, 2018 | 17:59

For those following mobile first, there isn't a lot of new information, although there is some information for edge case setups. This long-awaited rollout is part of Google's ongoing efforts to streamline the search and web experiences for mobile users, who are often whipping out their phone to look something up in a hurry in the heat of a moment and have limited time to spend sorting through results or dealing with pages that load slowly or don't work well on a mobile device.

by | March 29, 2018 | 14:02

Moreover, customers can also purchase the new P series on the spot and get some freebies worth more than RM999, ranging from prizes such as a Canon Pixma E3170 printer, a Sports Bluetooth headphone (AM61) and other exclusive rewards (with Terms and Conditions applied).

by | March 29, 2018 | 10:10

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has since apologized and agreed to testify before Congress about the controversy. Had it been made earlier, Facebook's decision to stop using third-party data providers for targeting would not have impacted the outcome of the Cambridge Analytica scandal , in which the outside firm collected the personal data of some 50 million Facebook users without their permission.

by | March 29, 2018 | 07:41

Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, and Premier Li Keqiang. Dozens of industry groups sent a letter last weekend to Trump warning that "the imposition of sweeping tariffs would trigger a chain reaction of negative consequences for the USA economy, provoking retaliation; stifling USA agriculture, goods, and services exports; and raising costs for businesses and consumers".

by | March 29, 2018 | 05:36

So scientists were more than a bit surprised to find a galaxy that has little to no dark matter at all. It appears to contain virtually no dark matter. A new study in Nature reports that this one has nearly no dark matter-unlike just about every other galaxy ever observed. Here is a cosmic head-scratcher if there ever was one: Dark matter - an invisible, fundamental part of the universe - is supposed to be everywhere, with researchers "observing" its unobservable existence by following ...

by | March 29, 2018 | 05:13

Facebook worked to address the potential for discriminatory advertisements, but it was called out again the following year. But in the lawsuit filed on Tuesday in the US District Court in Manhattan, the National Fair Housing Alliance and affiliates in New York, San Antonio and Miami contend that Facebook's advertising platform "continues to enable landlords and real estate brokers to bar families with children, women and others from receiving rental and sales ads for housing".

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:23

The Dow fell 724 points, or nearly 3%. "We do not want a trade war with the United States or with anybody else, but we are not afraid of it", Cui said , according to Xinhua, the official news agency. "Coming back to the negotiation table is a relatively good result", Wang said. "We have a tremendous intellectual property theft problem", Trump said.

by | March 29, 2018 | 01:41

The notch was seen carrying the cutout for the front camera , which can be considered as a relief especially after what we've come to see - and experience - in the Mi Mix and the Mi Mix 2 . There is no SD card slot, but we don't think you will need it if you go for 128 or 256GB ROM variants. What do you guys make of Xiaomi's gaming laptop? The rear camera can shoot videos at a maximum resolution of 2160p.

by | March 29, 2018 | 00:55

So you can then say something like, "Hey, Google, play the workout playlist" and it should start playing through the Bluetooth speaker . Prior to this update, users have only been able to send audio to Home speakers using Bluetooth on phones.

by | March 28, 2018 | 22:32

So there are wild animal encounters you can actively hunt out, if that's your thing. Video game stories from other sites on the web. Of course, once you get a physical copy, you'll likely have to install the game anyway, which will take additional time.

by | March 28, 2018 | 16:54

Canadians will also be able to take advantage of the price drop, with the new magic number being $379.99 CAD. These are the first official price drops PSVR has seen since launch back in October 2016. For the former , the price of the Doom VFR bundle (originally priced at $399.99) has been cut to $299.99. USA p;layers will also be able to get their hands on some great Bethesda games as part of the PSVR price drop with the PlayStation VR Doom VFR Bundle and PlayStation VR The Elder ...

by | March 28, 2018 | 12:29

However, while Kuo says the Series 4 will come with a larger display, he doesn't say whether the size of the casing will increase too, or if Apple will keep the current size and just shrink the bezels. This could be made possible by the inclusion of a larger battery capacity to power up the device. Interestingly, the predictions claim that around 22 million to 24 million Apple Watch units will be sold in 2018, a rise of around 30 percent year-over-year.

by | March 28, 2018 | 12:32

Described as a "near-production concept", the Atlas Cross Sport should provide a pretty good indication of the actual production version that is scheduled to hit the USA market next year. In E-Mode, the vehicle's drive power is exclusively supplied by the 114 hp electric motor at the rear axle. At the front, there's a two-bar grille - down one bar versus the 7-seat Atlas - but that still encompasses the LED headlamps and daytime running lights.

by | March 28, 2018 | 07:44

The analyst, who has a better track record than most of his counterparts, believes it'll have a 15% larger display as well as a "more trendy form factor design". Non-invasive glucose monitoring would likely come later rather than sooner, but quite possibly never . Apple recently expanded their trade-up program to Apple Watch, offering customers instant credit or an Apple Store Gift Card.

by | March 28, 2018 | 06:27

As if that weren't enough to get a reaction on the school run, the division of the company responsible for creating the F-Pace SVR - Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations - has fitted a tuned exhaust system that comes with the signature growl that every sports auto driver loves.

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:54

Webb will complement the scientific discoveries of NASAs Hubble Space Telescope and other science missions. The Webb, now two years behind its original launch date, sports a 6.5-meter (21.3-foot) primary mirror. Based on information from the project's Standing Review Board (SRB), NASA officials have chose to delay the telescope's launch window to roughly May 2020.

by | March 27, 2018 | 22:04

In short, it's practically limitless, and you can upload and share your creations, be they multiplayer maps, Outposts, Journeys from A to B, Bounty Hunts or Assaults, putting solo or co-op players against waves of enemies. The free game (usually $59.99) is delivered via an emailed PC download code that can be redeemed on Uplay. Gamespot , now conducting a review in progress, praised the "wonderfully harmonious flow to its adventure" that created a "spectacular open world, ' but also ...

by | March 27, 2018 | 21:50

This is completely different from the information that is freely shown on profiles as apps and website will still be able to access them even if they have already been hidden. The trade body believes that the data might be now misused elsewhere too, and is seeking reassurances from Facebook executives that that is not the case.

by | March 27, 2018 | 21:18

But the Crown corporation says this also marks the fifth year in a trend of declining participation in the province. "Since Earth Hour started, it's made me more conscious of how much power I'm using", she told AFP. There are voluntary events for social security, energy saving and climate change response, including renovating the power system for 100 local policy households.

by | March 27, 2018 | 20:26

Triangle Securities Wealth Management increased its stake in Adobe Sys Inc (ADBE) by 79.29% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Axa owns 499,266 shares for 0.32% of their portfolio. (NYSE:ARW) for 530,080 shares. Bnp Paribas Asset Mgmt Holdings reported 4,679 shares stake. On Wednesday, January 31 DILLON MICHAEL A sold $1.26 million worth of Adobe Systems Incorporated ( NASDAQ :ADBE) or 6,376 shares.

by | March 27, 2018 | 20:02

You should be on a page marked Apps and Websites, and if you're like me, be confronted with alarming information about the breadth of your data sharing with Facebook. Uninstalling it will help minimize the data Facebook collects. We need to fix that. "The only thing we know about this and are comfortable predicting is that it's going to get worse ".

by | March 27, 2018 | 19:44

The publisher announced today the formation of Luminous Productions , which will be led by Tabata and initially staffed by members of the Final Fantasy XV team. The new studio will be based in Tokyo, Japan. For more details, and to have a look at the many job listings, visit the Luminous Productions website .