Technology

by | April 09, 2018 | 11:33

In terms of weekly revenue, Fortnite Mobile is actually already out-earning all other iOS apps , including Candy Crush Saga , Clash of Clans , and Pokémon GO . However, Fornite only sells silly costumes, in-game dance animations, cosmetic items and a three-month subscription to Battle Pass for $9.99. Ever since its surprising debut, Fortnite Battle Royale has been tearing up the charts, from sales, to social media, to streaming .

by | April 09, 2018 | 11:24

It has been for a while that the company itself has been teasing the device. OnePlus has putting out teasers about their upcoming flagship as well as confirming some crucial features . It shouldn't be too much longer before we see this phone announced, then we'll find out if it will come to Australia. We see no bezels on the top of the display, while there is a bit of bezel at the bottom.

by | April 09, 2018 | 11:07

He said the reason behind the permutation that favoured Etiebet was tied to his good relationship with President Muhammadu Buhari and the desire of the APC to take control of the oil-rich Akwa Ibom state in 2019. Lalong submitted the committee's report on Thursday. The technical committee has recommended the commencement of congresses and conventions. The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has given up on his quest to remain as the boss of the ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 09:54

Sundar and Chahal should take care of the spin attack. Royal Challengers Bangalore have never won the league as they have finished runners-up twice however only won three matches last year finishing last on the ladder so they will be keen to bounce back this year.

by | April 09, 2018 | 09:29

The Jazz aren't exactly one hundred percent up to snuff either, though, as Ricky Rubio is once again questionable for the contest as his hamstring issue persists. Utah, by contrast made 50.6 of its shots. Mitchell assisted on three of Ingles' buckets (and Gobert's dunk) during that stretch. The Jazz rank second in second chance points allowed per game (10.8) while the Lakers rank 28th (13.6).

by | April 09, 2018 | 09:21

According to multiple reports , Facebook sent a doctor to several USA hospitals in the hopes of convincing them to share patient data with the social media giant. "We thought the data had been deleted and we should have checked". "You know, I find that argument, that if you're not paying that somehow we can't care about you, to be extremely glib", Zuckerberg said in a recent Ezra Klein Show podcast published by Vox.

by | April 09, 2018 | 09:11

Rwwm Inc increased its stake in Wal (WMT) by 0.84% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. For a total of 3.44M shares it reduced its holding in Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 17,776 shares in the quarter, and has cut its stake in Ipg Photonics Corp (NASDAQ:IPGP).

by | April 09, 2018 | 08:52

As per reports, Apple is planning to introduce a new colour variant to its iPhone 8 and 8 Plus line-up today . Evidence for this comes in the form of an internal memo distributed between Virgin Mobile employees. AirPower was announced along with the iPhone X launch and is a wireless charger for the iPhone, Apple Watch and AirPods. In the meantime, you'll have to make do with the following (Product) RED iPhone X concept video that began making the rounds a few weeks back.

by | April 09, 2018 | 08:50

Attorney General Derek Schmidt, another Republican, had joined Colyer in pressuring legislators to act over the past week. But the Republican leaders who hired the consultants were stunned last week when the resulting report said improving schools might cost as much as $2 billion a year, depending on how ambitious its goals are.

by | April 09, 2018 | 06:42

Nasim Aghdam, 39, bought the 9 mm Smith and Wesson pistol from a shop in San Diego on January 16 - about 11 weeks before she targeted the company, unleashing chaos as employees were eating lunch, San Bruno police Commander Geoff Caldwell told USA TODAY.

by | April 09, 2018 | 06:44

Facebook revealed on Wednesday that data from 87 million of its users "may have been improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica ", far higher than the 50 million estimated by initial reports . Two billion people use Facebook , Guthrie noted. The episode has sparked questions over privacy on the social media platform, and led to calls for tough new regulation.

by | April 09, 2018 | 03:42

The function is relatively simple to use and provides a clear, zoomed-up 360-degree view of the surroundings. Facebook scans links and images that users send to each other on its Messenger app, it has confirmed, using "automated tools" aimed at preventing abusive behaviour.

by | April 09, 2018 | 02:03

Facebook's newest feature for Messenger comes at a time when another controversy could be brewing for Facebook . The Congress and other Indian political parties have been at loggerheads, blaming each other for using Cambridge Analytica's services.

by | April 08, 2018 | 22:35

The buzz around the water cooler is that the new version of YouTube Kids is only a couple of weeks away from being launched. Basically, they are allowed to turn off the algorithmically recommended videos to eliminate the chances of mature content to show up on the app.

by | April 08, 2018 | 17:37

The institutional investor held 21,536 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $3.65 million, up from 17,864 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (NYSE:GGG). Raymond James has 0.01% invested in Graco Inc. (NYSE:BRX). Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees owns 107,708 shares for 0.23% of their portfolio.

by | April 08, 2018 | 10:41

Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said the company is doing audits, but warned it could find more data breaches. "We should have done this earlier", Sandberg claimed . Asked for comment, Facebook said in an emailed statement: "We are strongly committed to protecting people's information, and we intend to make all the same privacy controls and settings available everywhere".

by | April 08, 2018 | 08:56

Facebook will require such advertisers now to confirm their identity, and any advertiser who doesn't comply "will be prohibited from running political or issue ads", Zuckerberg wrote . The company would not say how big a page had to be to qualify as large, but confirmed that when a page reached a certain size, its moderators would have to prove their name and location were truthful, or risk losing their rights to post to the page.

by | April 08, 2018 | 06:42

American International Group Inc. purchased a new stake in Zayo Group in the 4th quarter valued at $162,000. The stock price closed last trading at $36.26. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, October 2 by RBC Capital Markets. The third largest holder is Spo Advisory Corp, which now holds $436.15 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 5.13% of its market capitalization.

by | April 08, 2018 | 05:00

A new, camera-related OnePlus 6 feature has been teased by the company. This page is giving the idea of the gestures and it seems that they want to compete with iPhone X . The 256GB storage variant of the device referred to as OnePlus 6 Premium here has a price range of Rs. 44,999 to Rs. 48,999 ($692 to $753) mentioned.

by | April 08, 2018 | 04:59

With the U.S. midterm elections coming in November and elections in India, Brazil, Mexico, Pakistan, Hungary, and other countries slated for this year also, preventing election interference is a huge focus for Facebook right now, company CEO Mark Zuckerberg said recently .

by | April 08, 2018 | 03:47

Shah promises BJP will never look to scrap reservation , PM urges workers to deliver party's message of economic growth to poor and backward sections. Replying to a query on Achche Din, Shah said critics of Achche Din should go and ask people who have benefited because of gas cylinders, toilets and electricity.

by | April 07, 2018 | 22:41

Mumbai's IPL team has met Chennai Super Kings in 24 head to head matches so far. Coach Mahela Jayawardene would expect other bowlers like Australian Pat Cummins, Bangladesh pacer Mustafizur Rahman to deliver and aid Bumrah. When the MI-CSK rivalry resumes in 2018, the Mumbai Indians would be looking to set that straight and start off with a win, which is always a confidence booster going into a long tournment.

by | April 07, 2018 | 22:04

The EU commissioner also indicated dissatisfaction with Facebook's countermeasures against disinformation campaigns such as Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election , calling such attacks "a threat to our democracy and electoral processes".

by | April 07, 2018 | 17:53

According to the report by Bloomberg , the feature will help Apple differentiate itself in an increasingly crowded market. According to Bloomberg , Apple is working on touchless screen interaction and curved screens for future models.

by | April 07, 2018 | 15:04

Playing partner Marc Leishman provided even more highlights. Mickelson and Woods, known for a somewhat prickly relationship when each was at his peak, speak with nothing but respect for each other these days. Woods, who has won 14 major tournaments including four Masters victories, endured a lengthy layoff because of injuries and had a highly publicized DUI arrest last August.

by | April 07, 2018 | 14:51

Genomic Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:GHDX) has declined 2.07% since April 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 53.86% the S&P500. Nokia (NYSE: NOK ) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday.

by | April 07, 2018 | 12:42

According to the founder of the social media platform, Facebook took down a large network of Russian fake accounts earlier this week that included a Russian news organisation. Facebook is introducing stricter rules for advertisers promoting hot-button issues. Facebook said it will require advertisers who want to run either political ads or so-called issue ads - which may not endorse a specific candidate or party but which discuss political topics - to verify themselves.

by | April 07, 2018 | 10:34

The company says it has been removing Mr Zuckerberg's messages from the inboxes of various people for several years and the recipients were not informed before that happened. That's an ability normal Facebook users don't have. Reports also surfaced detailing AIQ's alleged ties to Cambridge Analytica , and to the U.K.'s Vote Leave campaign during the Brexit referendum.

by | April 07, 2018 | 09:44

For a limited time, all ViaVan rides to or from London's city center zone will cost just £3 ($4.20). "ViaVan is a different kind of company: we have social responsibility built into our DNA". Unlike competitors' pooling solutions, we're confident that ViaVan will be a huge hit - a comfortable and convenient way to get around that you can feel good about.

by | April 07, 2018 | 09:44

French games publishing giant Ubisoft has announced that it will soon open a new studio in Winnipeg. "We are pleased to welcome Ubisoft to Manitoba and look forward to working with them to grow our tech talent pool", said Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Blaine Pedersen.

by | April 07, 2018 | 09:38

Simultaneously, developers also submitted less new iOS apps in 2017 when compared to 2016, the data shows. Appfigures reckons App Store's decline is the result of Apple's tougher enforcement of review guidelines and its clean-out of apps that weren't updated to support 64-bit architecture.

by | April 07, 2018 | 06:14

As of next week, Facebook users will be able to see the entities they have shared their data with at the top of their news feeds and that there is an option to delete. "A lot of it is politically motivated but even more is economically motivated". The company on Wednesday said that up to 87 million people, mostly in the USA, may have had their data improperly shared by political targeting firm Cambridge Analytica .

by | April 07, 2018 | 06:01

Next week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before Congress about his company's failure to prevent the data firm Cambridge Analytica from siphoning off information belonging to up to 87 million people , the majority of whom are believed to be Americans.

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:38

Check Capital Management Inc, which manages about $796.94M and $1.82B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Express Scripts (NASDAQ:ESRX) by 724,888 shares to 764,888 shares, valued at $57.09 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. (NYSE:NBL). Waters Parkerson Limited Liability Com has invested 0.25% in Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:GS). Matthew 25 Mgmt reported 12.42% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

by | April 07, 2018 | 01:45

Edelman informed The New York Occasions that he was visiting his former teammate Danny Amendola late final month when an Instagram person recognized as "jesseyi3" despatched him this direct message: "Dude, there's a child in your remark part says he s [sic] going to shoot up a faculty, i believe it's best to alert the authority [sic]".