Technology

by | December 29, 2017 | 12:21

Conspiracy theorists claim the Earth is due a direct hit with an asteroid . Nasa describes near-earth objects as "comets and asteroids that have been nudged by the gravitational attraction of nearby planets into orbits that allow them to enter the Earth's neighborhood".

by | December 29, 2017 | 11:08

Neither method worked. He did not mention if the LED charging light on his phone turned on, but did say that the blue light on his charger was illuminated. for the most part, but SamMobile has pulled together numerous forum posts and complaints that suggest this is more than just one or two isolated incidents we're dealing with.

by | December 29, 2017 | 10:07

Now, a list of upcoming smartphones that will be powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset has been leaked online. The above image shows that Samsung will be debuting the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ in February. With the Snapdragon 845 mobile platform, the company is heavily banking on the AI, camera, faster performance, among others. Qualcomm's midrange processors for next year appear to have been leaked over Weibo .

by | December 29, 2017 | 06:12

With two whitewashes in two formats , the Windies would be hoping for a turn in fortunes when the action moves to their favorite format of the game. The match is the first ever T20 worldwide at Saxton Oval. "They're certainly an exciting batting line-up, some middle-order players who've obviously done pretty well in the IPL and the likes of (Samuel) Badree coming to the T20 gives plenty of experience in that bowling group", Mike Hesson, the New Zealand coach, said.

by | December 29, 2017 | 05:31

Snap's support Twitter account tweeted earlier today that the feature is available right now for some users, and it promised that "more Snapchatters" will be able to access it soon. The report states that the company has hired former senior vice president and global head of video at News Corp Rahul Chopra . Snap is also considering licensing its user-generated Stories - which are curated by algorithms and Snap employees - to other platforms for breaking news and sports coverage.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:51

Two years later, Google has offically confirmed that it's stopped selling the Pixel C - officially retiring it in favor of the new $1,000 Pixelbook hybrid laptop the company released earlier this year. However, demand for Android tablets has not significantly risen. The Pixel C was always a bit of an odd duck in Google's hardware lineup, particularly when it was first announced in 2015.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:37

To have technical views, liquidity ratio of a company calculated as 1.60 to match up with its debt to equity ratio of 0.97. It has underperformed by 26.64% the S&P500. Klingenstein Fields & Co Llc increased Schwab International Equity Et (SCHF) stake by 449,368 shares to 489,572 valued at $16.39M in 2017Q3. Analysts await Avista Corporation (NYSE:AVA) to report earnings on February, 20.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:03

We've known for awhile that the game would be out in the nebulous " spring 2018 ", but this, if true, pins things down nicely. So this June release date could be for real. Typically, the leaked release dates that carry the least amount of weight are non-Tuesday or Friday dates. June 8th would still be considered spring even though it is a month more commonly associated with summer.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:15

This page covers all major software news for the OnePlus 5T will be updated regularly with new information. For quite some time now, OnePlus has been saying that it will improve the camera performance on the 5T. So far, I can't notice any differences related to the selfie camera myself, though apparently, it should have better low-light results. Other changes, like the improvements for the expanded screenshot tool, seem to be more minor.

by | December 29, 2017 | 02:10

American Girl fans can also connect with the doll through a smartphone app and a series of books published by Scholastic . The 18-inch doll, featuring brown eyes and dark hair, and full product line including "STEM-inspired outfits and accessories" will launch in stores, online and through American Girl's catalog on January 1.

by | December 29, 2017 | 00:50

A Steve Jobs by any other name doesn't sound as sweet, but is perfectly legal. The pair of brothers from Naples, who own the Steve Jobs company, managed to win the multi-year legal battle against Apple, earning the right to continue calling their company after the iconic co-founder of the Cupertino-based tech giant, The Verge reported, citing various Italian media outlets.

by | December 28, 2017 | 22:56

About 356,951 shares traded. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE: TSM ) has risen 51.40% since December 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It also reduced its holding in Oracle Corp (NYSE:ORCL) by 75,850 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 167,927 shares, and cut its stake in Mckesson Corp (NYSE:MCK).

by | December 28, 2017 | 21:38

One of the lawsuits, filed on Thursday in San Francisco, said that "the batteries' inability to handle the demand created by processor speeds" without the software patch was a defect. There are other significant implications for Apple , too. It comes after a complaint by the association Stop Planned Obsolescence ( HOP or Halte a l'Obsolescence Programmee) which filed a case against printer makers Epson, HP, Brother and Canon in September alleging they were tricking consumers into ...

by | December 28, 2017 | 19:45

A few Reddit users said that it might just be a coincidence but, considering the fact that Macsterr had uploaded concept ad on 1st November, nearly a month prior to the Microsoft ad, it's highly unlikely that it was a coincidence. As the situation has gained traction on Reddit, Macsterr says that they're mostly looking to get credit for the overall design . In a rare occurrence, Microsoft's marketing team copied an advertisement from a fan and didn't give credit to the original work.

by | December 28, 2017 | 17:40

Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, August 11 report. FBR Capital has "Outperform" rating and $32 target. JP Morgan maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Thursday, October 12 report. On average, analysts anticipate that XPO Logistics Inc will post $1.95 EPS for the current year. Therefore 94% are positive. Checking in on some valuation rankings, XPO Logistics, Inc .

by | December 28, 2017 | 14:49

RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of HTGC in report on Sunday, November 5 with " Buy " rating. Adage Cap Prtn Gru Limited Liability Company stated it has 266,984 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. In an analyst note shared with investors on Thursday morning, The " Buy " rating of Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI) shares was kept at Jefferies, who now has a $105.0 price target on the stock.

by | December 28, 2017 | 14:38

In August, the iPhone maker's CEO received company stock worth $89 million after the company hit a key performance target. Apple has increased the proportion of performance shares in its equity awards , which boosts potential future earnings for the executives if the company outperforms its S&P 500 peers.

by | December 28, 2017 | 14:17

A national weather warning for severe frost leading to icy conditions remains in place this morning. The third, meanwhile, affects every county in Leinster apart from Wexford, as well as three counties in Ulster and Munster and one in Connacht and is in effect until 9am on Friday.

by | December 28, 2017 | 12:20

It has outperformed by 1.89% the S&P500. Mairs & Power Inc decreased its stake in Mmm Co. Fong Ivan K had sold 2,348 shares worth $547,377 on Friday, October 27. BlackRock Fund Advisors raised its stake in shares of 3M by 3.3% in the third quarter. For the prior reporting period, the company posted quarterly earnings per share of 2.33.

by | December 28, 2017 | 12:13

In his response, Atiku wished Yusuf speedy recovery. "My prayers are with President Buhari and his family at this time", he tweeted. Sources at the Transport Unit of the Gwarinpa Police Station said the accident was not reported at the station.

by | December 28, 2017 | 12:08

Meridian's input comes in the form of its Bass and Space technology, which promises "rich, uncompromising sound" no matter where you're seated in the room, along with Height Elevation technology which places the sound above the soundbar and in-line with your TV, with the idea being you get a more direct and clear sound.

by | December 28, 2017 | 12:04

It has a 30.22 P/E ratio. The shipping company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.21 by ($0.03). The RSI was created by J. Welles Wilder who was striving to measure whether or not a stock was overbought or oversold. The stock of Hub Group, Inc. Suntrust Robinson upgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Wednesday, November 25 report.

by | December 28, 2017 | 11:30

The idea is that by allowing Snapchat Stories to be posted and shared on the web and not just on mobile, they are hoping that more users will be inclined to use the feature. These videos which are curated via algorithms and Snap employees cover everything from breaking news videos to sports games. Parent company Snap has promised the redesign in a bid to make Snapchat more user-friendly in the face of competition from rival messaging apps, especially those fielded by leading social ...

by | December 28, 2017 | 11:21

Coming to the OnePlus 5T , it was the OnePlus Germany account which confirmed news of the open beta testing. At the time we checked, there is no such update on the OnePlus 5T but should be there soon. The broader roll out for Android Oreo will take place over the next couple of days. While the new version OnePlus 5T sports a 6.01-inch display with 18:9 view ratio, however this has a 2160 x 1080 pixels resolution.

by | December 28, 2017 | 06:23

Instagram's new " Recommended for You ", section comes labelled with its name so that users don't confuse it with their home feed. But previously, you'd have to head to the Explore section to see recommended posts and videos - they wouldn't be pushed to your home feed.

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:49

Colony Group Llc who had been investing in Bank New York Mellon for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $55.16 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.66% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $54. Therefore 68% are positive. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, August 2 by Argus Research. SunTrust upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Tuesday, July 28 report.

by | December 28, 2017 | 01:42

Eaton Vance Municipal Income Tr (EVN) has declined 9.43% since December 27, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.50% the S&P500. Richard Driehaus decreased its stake in Take (TTWO) by 58.87% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | December 27, 2017 | 23:05

An Aadhar prompt comes which will ask you to enter your card details saying "Using the name on your Aadhaar card makes it easier for friends to recognize you". It is unclear if Facebook will roll out the feature to everyone. However, using your original name not only makes it easy for your friends to discover you, but also curb the spread of fake accounts.

by | December 27, 2017 | 23:05

Take on the role of Batman , both as the hero and his alter ego Bruce Wayne. Another hand-crafted adventure game by the fine folks at Telltale, it is sure to entertain. Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is an excellent triple-A experience, Batman: The Telltale Series is a solid yarn, and Starblood Arena is one of the better PSVR exclusives.

by | December 27, 2017 | 22:45

Generally speaking, however, their chips haven't been as highly regarded by Android users as Qualcomm's chips. Apparently, it's unlikely to be a long-term deal with MediaTek, claims DigiTimes . The report cites unnamed sources and explains that MediaTek has the capacity, technology, and pricing advantages to supply Apple with modems for the iPhone.

by | December 27, 2017 | 22:06

One such developer is Hideo Kojima of Kojima Productions, saying that the studio is "planning an announcement that will further surprise everyone in 2018". At the moment, it is unknown what is that surprise to which Kojima refers. I'm eager to see what's next from Kojima and Death Stranding . Fast-forwarding to months and months later, the Metal Gear Solid creator's new freakish and absolutely intriguing game Death Stranding is rapidly progressing in its development.

by | December 27, 2017 | 17:58

One of the hybrid console's limiting factors has been storage on its game cartridges. So far, third-party publishers and developers have had to rely on 32GB, which in itself is already "ridiculously expensive" in comparison to the 50GB Blu Rays that rival consoles use.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:19

This was already implemented on Nokia Symbian S60 phones from June 30, 2017. The company said: "This was a tough decision for us to make, but the right one in order to give people better ways to keep in touch with friends, family, and loved ones using WhatsApp ".

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:58

Xiaomi has created a webpage dedicated for the Service Order Status, which also links within the mi.com website. Enter your phone /order/service/IMEI/Sn number. The Xiaomi India Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain posted a tweet to announce this feature. That's it! Your device fix status will appear on the website.

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:32

The new Huawei Mate 10 Lite comes from the Huawei Mate series, with its attractive design and performance that makes it the best category to meet all users' needs, whether for personal use, browsing or even finishing tasks. The three new devices of the Chinese manufacturer having codename as Maya, Salina, and Honor 1, are all set to be released in the second quarter of the year 2018.