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Parent assaulted outside Hoërskool Overvaal

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This week the high court in Pretoria ruled in the school's favour preventing the Gauteng department of education from compelling it to take in the English speaking children. ANC and EFF members are angry over the Hight Court's ruling this week that the Education Department acted unlawfully when it ordered the school to admit 55 English-speaking pupils. Read More »

Honor View 10 gets Face Unlock feature via software update

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The Honor View 10 is powered by Huawei's own Kirin 970 processor which comes with a dedicated Neural Processing Unit that powers complex artificial intelligence features such as advanced scene detection, voice recognition and natural language processing. Read More »

Future Samsung phones might feature under-glass selfie cameras

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At this point, we do not know when and if Samsung will use this new patented display in smartphones. It's important to keep in mind that right now, this is just a patent design for a phone that Samsung has filed and with it being filed today there's a good chance it may be a while before something like this is actually released, but there's also a chance Samsung could already be working on it and have things ready for a device sooner rather than later. Read More »

Bungie Promises Fix For Throttled Destiny 2 Rally Tokens

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In an effort to cater to lapsed players and increase overall interest in Destiny 2 , Bungie recently communicated with the game's fan base to reveal that it will be making some major changes to the Eververse in the way that people earn Bright Engrams and what items they reward. Read More »

How To Turn Off Instagram's New Active Status Feature

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While the activity status is now only visible in direct messages, some users might find this change a bit annoying. This information is now shared in Instagram's Direct Messages section, where you'll see each contact with whom you've privately chatted and how long ago he or she used the app. Read More »

Facebook adds former American Express CEO to board

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Chenault, who joined American Express in 1981, has been chairman and CEO of the massive financial services company since 2001. Chenault will join the board on February 5 after he retires from his job at American Express , making him the first black leader to join Facebook's board of directors. Read More »

Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Stake Lessened by State of Tennessee Treasury Department

HON's free cash flow ("FCF") per share for the trailing twelve months was +0.89. Ltd. now owns 108,845 shares of the conglomerate's stock valued at $15,428,000 after buying an additional 4,452 shares in the last quarter. (NYSE:HON). Factory Mutual Ins has invested 1.23% in Honeywell International Inc. Teton Advisors Inc., a New York-based fund reported 175,800 shares. Read More »

Former Groove users can look forward to Spotify's new 'Spotlight' podcasting feature

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Spotify has been working on building out its podcast business, and now offers a large catalog of shows (including our own Original Content , which you should definitely check out). According to Spotify, Spotlight will launch with content from BuzzFeed News , Cheddar , Crooked Media , Lenny Letter, Gimlet Media , Genius, The Minefield Girl, Refinery29 and Uninterrupted. Read More »

SoftBank's Uber investment deal closes

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Travis Kalanick, who was ousted as CEO a year ago after a controversial run, will get $1.4 billion from the deal, making him officially a billionaire. Chief Executive Marcelo Claure to the board, said the person familiar with the matter, who asked not to be identified because the plans are private. The investment triggers a number of governance changes at Uber, including the addition of new board members, which take effect immediately. Read More »

UMB Bank NA MO Decreases Stake in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW)

The Company ended its previous trading session at $1295 with the loss of -0.76%. About 1.37M shares traded. Lowe's Companies, Inc . (NYSE: LOW ) has risen 5.92% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 40,602 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,903,855.04. Utd Capital Fincl Advisers Ltd Llc stated it has 166,732 shares or 0.24% of all its holdings. Read More »

Google Arts & Culture app lets users find their artwork lookalike

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Despite its popularity, the Google Arts & Culture app has one caveat. Download the " Google Arts & Culture App" from the Google play store if you are an android user. The Google Arts & Culture app is growing more popular by the minute and ABC 7's Good Morning Suncoast chose to give it a try. However, users in Texas and IL haven't been able to get in on the fun, and while Google won't say way, it's probably for a good reason: While there are no federal laws that specifically ... Read More »

WhatsApp launches a Business app

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The app is available starting today and is free to download in Indonesia, Italy, Mexico, the United Kingdom and the USA and will be rolled out around the world in the coming weeks. Here, chatbots - machine learning and artificial intelligence powered software - respond to customer messages in Messenger conversations, enabling users to get updates on delivery times and other services from a range of businesses. Read More »

Switch sold 1.5 million units in December 2017, 3DS sold 750000

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As previously reported , the Nintendo Switch was the top selling gaming platform for the all important holiday month of December 2017. After an Xbox executive suggested that the Nintendo Switch was the top-selling console in December 2017 in the United States, the official numbers are in. Read More »

TECNO Mobile launches its camera-centric smartphone "Camon i" in India

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In terms of the camera, the phone comes with a 13-megapixel rear sensor with quad-LED flash whereas in front we get a 13-megapixel sensor with single LED flash as well as screen flash. The chipset is clubbed with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The battery life on this device should be decent as it has 3050mAh non-removable battery, it doesn't have any support for Fast Charging. Read More »

Nintendo Labo "build-and-play" kits revealed for Nintendo Switch

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Nintendo Labo launches on April 20th and will be available in two different versions. To kick off the second year of the Switch, Nintendo is unveiling Labo, its next initiative, and the future is cardboard! The Nintendo Labo Variety Kit and Robot Kit launch in the United States on April 20th of this year, for $69.99 and $79.99 respectively. Read More »

Latest FIFA Rankings Announced

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Libya who top Group E dropped one spot to 89th and South Africa rose three places to 78th. The team, which ended 2017 as the ninth best team in Africa, also retained the continental spot, sitting behind Tunisia (23), Senegal (24), Egypt (30), Morocco (39), DR Congo (43), Burkina Faso (44) and Cameroon (45) and Ghana (50). Read More »

Samsung announces 16Gb GDDR6 mass production

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The upcoming DRAM will be used in the latest upcoming gaming platforms and graphics cards but will also see use in automotive, networking and advanced A.I systems. Having 18Gbps 16Gb GDDR6 memory provides significant advantages over HBM2 (which is now running at 2.4Gbps on 8GB chips) although extra-wide memory bus widths can make up for lower memory speed. Read More »

Minecraft Boss Now VP Of Microsoft Studios

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Booty joined Microsoft in 2010 after spending a decade at Mortal Kombat and Spy Hunter developer Midway Games. As reported by GamesBeat , Booty will now oversee the overall development and publishing strategy at Microsoft, making the company more agile in the ever-fluctuating world of games. Read More »

Instagram 'Type' Format Will Help You Jazz Up Stories

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So far, users had to double tap and hold on their screen to create a solid colour background and then they only had one font type to use for their messages. The first time you take a screenshot while watching a Story, you'll get a pass: Instagram will send you a notification, warning that "the next time you take a screenshot of a Story, the person who posted it will be notified". Read More »

International Business Machines Corp

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The stock increased 1.19% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $36.68. The fund bought 22,374 shares of the technology company's stock, valued at approximately $3,246,000. Beaumont Ptnrs Ltd owns 2,685 shares. Earnings per share (ttm) for International Business Machines Corporation (IBM ) according to Finviz Data is $11.98. Read More »

Five Reasons to Check Out Metal Gear Survive's Beta

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Konami's standalone take on Hideo Kojima's hugely successful Metal Gear series, Metal Gear Survive is now available for download on Xbox One via the Australian store . Surprisingly, the game is described to be Xbox One X enhanced. You get to be the jury, at least for initial impressions. We will update you once this is resolved. Read More »

Oppo A83 launched in India: Price, specs and more

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As stated earlier, the Oppo A83 comes with a full-screen design with minimal bezels around the display. OPPO A83 features a 5.7-inch LCD display with HD+ resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. The memory can be further expanded up to 128GB with microSD. The smartphone offers standard connectivity features such as 4G VoLTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.2, USB Type-C, GPS, GLONASS and dual-SIM support. Read More »

Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition adds content to Xbox One, PS4

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Players will be able to freely use the Royal Vessel as well, and while onboard this ship, they can sail back and forth along the waters of Altissia and Cape Caem. Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition was today detailed for Xbox One and PS4. This isn't the end of the road for Final Fantasy XV , as Square Enix has confirmed there are at least three more downloadable episodes coming this year , one of which will feature antagonist Ardyn. Read More »

Xiaomi apologises for WhatsApp obsolete error

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Earlier, to watch a shared YouTube link one has to pause their WhatsApp conversation and users were directed to the YouTube application. The message that popped up last week on WhatsApp about the app becoming obsolete also gave users an option to "Leave Testing Program" even when they weren't enrolled in any WhatsApp testing (beta) program. Read More »

Multiple charter buses carrying Apple employees targeted on Highway 280

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Five charter buses carrying Apple and Google employees had windows damaged Tuesday while driving on Interstate 280, according to the California Highway Patrol. Apple shuttles aren't the only tech buses under attack . Some San Francisco residents have complained about company shuttles in the past as they further inflate house prices as many workers at tech companies decide to live in San Francisco even if the campus is based elsewhere (like Apple in Cupertino) because the shuttles provide ... Read More »

Apple Messages 'chaiOS' bug can lock your device with a single text

Every few years or so, news breaks about a new bug that can cause iPhones and Macs to crash. The flaw itself is triggered when a link pointing to a specific Github page is received on an iPhone. While some users were unaffected by clicking the link, 9to5Mac was able to replicate the issues, such as crashing the Messages app on both the sender and the recipient's devices. Read More »

Back To TV For New Apple Series

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Throughout the ten stories in " You Think It, I'll Say It ", Sittenfeld upends assumptions about class, relationships, and gender roles in a nation that feels both adrift and viscerally divided. This is the third project from Hello Sunshine that Apple has now picked up to aid in its streaming TV ambitions. Wiig will next appear in Richard Linklater's film Where'd You Go , Bernadette , starring alongside Cate Blanchett and Billy Crudup. Read More »

New 'Alien' Shooter Coming to PC and Consoles

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The studio itself is renowned for its expertise in creating Massively Multiplayer Online games. "Cold Iron adds a whole dimension of game development and play to our arsenal: long play-session MMOs targeted to PC and console gamers". Isolation was somewhat of a departure from the Alien video game franchise as it was more in line with Ridley Scott 's 1979 original, placing more emphasis on suspense, survival, and outsmarting the Xenomorphs . Read More »

Mizuho Boosts QUALCOMM (QCOM) Price Target to $75.00

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 76.23% of the company's stock. The stock increased 0.73% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $68.75. During the same quarter past year, the company earned $0.91 earnings per share. QCOM's profit will be $1.14 billion for 22.29 P/E if the $0.77 EPS becomes a reality. Read More »

Street Fighter V Arcade Edition and Sakura DLC launch today

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Capcom has announced that Street Fighter V : Arcade Edition will be heading to owners of Street Fighter V completely free of charge. Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition will also contain all of Season 1 and 2 DLC characters. Arcade Mode - Which allows you to take on SF5's version of classic Arcade modes from all the major releases in the game's history - From the original Street Fighter all the way to Street Fighter V . Read More »