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Happy 5th birthday to Microsoft Surface!

My sources make it clear, however, that this is not supposed to be a smartphone replacement but rather a device similar to the canceled " Microsoft Courier ". It can also run apps like Edge or Photos. Besides input via the keyboard, Smalley's Surface Note would also feature the Surface Pen, and Smalley suggests this magnetically adhere to the hinge area for easy access without increasing the thickness of the device. Read More »

Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc

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Westwood Management Corp IL now owns 24,126 shares of the information services provider's stock valued at $20,454,000 after acquiring an additional 91 shares in the last quarter. If you are accessing this piece of content on another domain, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States and worldwide trademark and copyright law. Read More »

Microsoft's profit beats estimates on gains from cloud services

Shares in Microsoft stayed flat at about $78.70 a share following the earnings release . In terms of guidance, analysts are looking for Microsoft to hit 83 cents in earnings per share, excluding certain items, and $28.15 billion in revenue in the second quarter, which will end on December 31, according to Thomson Reuters. Read More »

Xbox Live Games with Gold for November 2017 announced

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That said, if Microsoft wants to deliver games of this quality on a regular basis as part of the Xbox Games With Gold program, it's hard to find much of anything to complain about. Sometimes Microsoft allows for indie titles to go via Games with Gold for an entire month, so you could end up with five games instead of four. Although the games are yours to keep forever, they're only free to download for a limited period. Read More »

Anti-Terror Agency Files Charges Against Zakir Naik In Mumbai Court

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New Delhi has also approached Interpol against Naik to seek a red corner notice against him to make it hard for him to travel on a travel document issued by any country. In November past year, the NIA had registered a case against the televangelist at its Mumbai branch under various sections of the Indian Penal Code and Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act. Read More »

Verizon offers 4K video streaming for $10 extra per month

But now Verizon will give subscribers a way to completely remove the video quality handcuffs - for an extra $10 every month. Verizon customers: Have your video streams been noticeably blurrier as of late? Verizon stated back in August, "We're doing this to ensure all customers have a great experience on our network since there is no visible difference in quality on a smartphone or tablet when video is shown at higher resolutions than 720p on phones and 1080p on tablets". Read More »

Meet the 2018 Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels 50th Anniversary Edition

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Matching Satin Graphite trim runs around the lower perimeter of the vehicle, offset by orange brake calipers hiding behind 20-inch five-spoke wheels unique to the package. As with the previous editions, 2018 COPO Camaro models are designed for NHRA's Stock Eliminator classes. But the biggest news may not just be that the ultra rare COPO will be made even rarer by the additional offering of a Hot Wheels package, no. Read More »

Waymo to test self-driving Pacificas on MI roads this winter

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Waymo says that it is continuing to expand its fleet, and the company has plans to produce 600 self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivans this year alone. "This type of testing will give us the opportunity to assess the way our sensors perform in wet, cold conditions", Krafcik wrote for an upcoming blog post . Read More »

Nvidia launches GTX 1070 Ti

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The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti Pascal-based GPU rolls with a collection of high-powered specs. Ahead of this news there was quite a substantial build-up of leaks and rumours so it is good to see it go official. They can sell it at a higher price than the GTX 1070, while using GDDR5 and it hits AMD where it hurts the most. The reference card (or Founders Edition) is a 2-slot design and 10.5-inches long. Read More »

New Samsung Pay update brings Android Oreo support

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But then, it is noteworthy that in the report Samsung didn't name any device as such. Sony, in fact, started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for its flagship Xperia XZ Premium smartphone just a few days back. Also new is a feature to limit the power usage of background applications, which will make them less of a drain on battery life. Sign-ups will be carried away via the Samsung Members and Samsung+ apps. Read More »

AMD sees revenues increase following Ryzen launch

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The processor that we are going to talk about is the AMD Ryzen 7 2700U which comes with mobile XFR technology which can boost the clock speeds of the AMD Ryzen Mobile processors . The AMD Ryzen 7 2700U is able to deliver 59 FPS in League of Legends at medium settings at 1080p. At the same settings, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive managed 49 fps (with no anti-aliasing). Read More »

Android Oreo Obtainable for Beta Users

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GOOGLE HAS UNLEASHED its first developer preview of Android 8 .1 Oreo. The Beta Program is also great because future updates will be sent to you automatically. New additions include optimisation for Android Go devices, with 1 GB of memory or less, and a neural networks API to bring on-device machine learning to Android . Read More »

Steam Launches New Digital Gift Cards to Send to Your Friends

Mimicking the retail Steam Gift Cards , the digital ones are also only purchasable in preset amounts, and existing Steam Wallet funds can not be used to purchase them. These changes were made to combat Steam key websites, which do not always guarantee a working Steam key when purchased. Now that you have to directly choose who to gift games to before purchase, hoarding is no longer an option. Read More »

RCom to end 2G, 3G voice mobile biz

Its 3G and 4G services, however, will continue to operate as long as they remain profitable. Reliance Communications plans to shut down its loss-making wireless telephony business by November 30 and concentrate only on 4G Internet services, according to sources. Read More »

How expensive a PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) stock is?

The company is expected to report earnings of $0.52 a share for the next quarter. Downgrades PayPal Holdings, Inc . Several other research analysts also recently issued reports on PYPL . Volume levels spiked and PYPL actually managed a breakout which translated to 12.25 million shares changing hands on the day. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $65.10 and a 200 day moving average price of $65.10. Read More »

Karbonn Titanium Jumbo with 4000mAh battery launched in India for Rs 6490

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The biggest highlight of the Titanium Jumbo is that it comes with a 4000mAh battery that is claimed to deliver a standby time of up to 400 hours, and talk time of up to 16 hours. On the connectivity front, the Karbonn Titanium Jumbo supports various connectivity options including dual-SIM dual standby, 4G with VoLTE, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, GPSFM Radio, a 3.5mm audio jack and a microUSB 2.0 port for charging and data transfer. Read More »

Nest Killer? Amazon Unveils Cloud Cam with Alexa

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Available to Amazon Prime members in select cities, Amazon Key leaves deliveries "just inside your front door". We would be interested to hear from our readers about whether they would use Amazon Key? Amazon Key users also have the option to turn the smart lock off whenever they choose to, making a manual key required for entry. Read More »

Lexus LS+ Concept Points To Near-Future Autonomous Abilities

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This means that the auto will be capable of a high-level of automated driving, and will also be able to learn and grow along with its user - strengthening the latter's emotional bond to the vehicle. The kit comes with automated merging, lane changes and diverging, along with the usual lane/safe distance measurements. The LS+ also showcases the Tesla-style over-the-air updates. Read More »

(Video) Nintendo releases a pair of new Super Mario Odyssey ads

You'll also meet a variety of foes in each new land, including Goomba, Chain Chomps, and even the T-Rex. In fact, Cappy is featured in the official logo. Of course, it's not the first time a Brother has borrowed Peach's clothes: Luigi disguises himself as her briefly in Mario & Luigi SuperStar Saga. Read More »

Apple buys wireless charging firm, aims for 'effortless' device recharging

Wireless charging allows users to recharge devices by placing them on a pad or other surface rather than inserting them in a cradle or attaching a cable. While it could be tempting to see the acquisition of PowerbyProxi as an acquihire, in fact it may be an indicator that Apple is hoping to make wireless charging a part of future versions of the MacBook and iPad. Read More »

Honda Sports EV unveiled at the Tokyo motor show

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Like the Urban EV conventional mirrors are also replaced by camera units, which show the rear view images on screens inside the auto (though Honda hasn't revealed an interior for the concept, unlike that of the Urban EV ) and the bodywork is more flowing than that of the hatchback, with pronounced arches and a deeper cooling vent in the bonnet. Read More »

Mazda Vision Coupe Concept Reveals Less-Is-More Design Direction

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Mazda teased a sporty new concept for the Tokyo Motor Show and the company wasn't kidding as here are the first pictures of the Vision Coupe Concept that come to us from Wheelsage . Mazda has sought to create a more refined and less fatiguing driving environment, and has revised ergonomics without forgetting the pleasure of driving, calling on its familiar, Jinba-ittai (horse and rider as one) mantra to design the cabin-space: reprofiled seats that better accommodate the body's ... Read More »

Destiny 2 PC Players are Seemingly Getting Banned for Nothing

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To begin with, the only method to stream and capture gameplay footage is to use Nvidia Shadowplay or AMD ReLive while playing in fullscreen. When asked how approaches to cheating had to differ when bringing the game to PC, Shaw says "one of the things you kinda get for free on the console platforms is they go out of their way to make themselves as secure as they can be", which allows developers to focus less on security. Read More »

Racist White teens simulate raping Black students while yelling racial slurs

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Nelson's statements are particularly jarring, considering that the Snapchat caption clearly targets the students' race, and the Black students pinned down in the video appear to be traumatized by the incident. "You see the kids asking to get up and to stop and screaming", said the parent who doesn't want to be identified to protect her son. 'Every time there's boys in the locker room, there's always an adult in the locker room, ' they said. Read More »

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI), Voya Financial, Inc. (VOYA)

ATR value of the company was 0.08 and Relative Strength Index (RSI) was 54.67. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. The other 10, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Sirius XM Holdings Inc . When the short-run moving average rises above its longer-term trend, a buy signal is created. The value of the position overall is down by 25.0%. There are advantages to using a moving average in your trading, as well options on what type of moving average to use. Read More »

Google Assistant gets 50 family games you can play with your voice

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To get an idea of what a Google Home smart device with a touch screen could do, we can take a look at the Amazon Echo Show . When away from the home, users can easily access all of their devices with the Lynky app. Among the functions: watching and controlling YouTube, pulling up photo galleries, browsing the web, and, perhaps most useful of all, displaying Google Maps information. Read More »

Battle.net now supports user avatars, groups, appear offline and much more

Within the new Social tab, users will have access to Discord-like Groups which contain chat channels, customizable player profiles and a new player avatar feature that was previously only available to Battle.net Beta users. This means you can launch the app and game away without distraction. The latest Battle.net update brings the client more in line with what you might expect to see from voice, text and now video chat client Discord. Read More »

Nokia 7 Headed To India This Month

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That's because the Nokia 7 too boasts of Bothies support and bears the Carl Zeiss brand of quality. The Nokia 7 is the most likely one, as it was officially announced at the end of last week. The new Nokia 7 comes with a 5.2 inch display has a Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, the handset is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor. Read More »

HTC U11 Plus with bezel-less display spotted on TENAA

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The image shows a smartphone with a single camera setup and just below the camera module, there is a fingerprint sensor. The front panel will be dominated by the screen, and fingerprint scanner in U11 Plus will be present at the back. Blass also posted additional information in the next tweet revealing that the HTC U11 Plus will boast 12MP camera with f/1.7 aperture, which allows it to absorb more light any conventional phone camera and guaranteeing good quality images even under low-lit ... Read More »

MTA announces plan to replace MetroCard with contactless payment system

MTA Chairman Joe Lhota said the new payment method will be available at every turnstile throughout the city by 2020, with as many as 500 contactless readers installed at subways and 600 in buses by next year. The system will be adapted from the one in use by the London Underground . "The Metrocard should have been replaced many years ago", said Albert. Moving to what's described as an open fare payment model can, in part, speed up buses through all-door boarding and bring a wider range of ... Read More »

New ransomware strain spreads in some European countries

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It is noted that most of the attack were Russia , where the virus was affected servers several Russian media Interfax and Fontanka. Ukraine's state-run Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) said a new wave of hacks was hitting the country and asked the transport networks to be on particular alert. Read More »