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Microsoft Ends Production Of Kinect Adapters

Microsoft will continue to provide support for the Kinect for Windows SDK via our online forums, premiere and paid technical support. Microsoft shifted its focus away from Kinect when it first refreshed the Xbox One hardware. The Xbox One version died just a few months ago, but it's still in stock at most retailers. Now, the final nail is being hammered into the coffin, with Microsoft pulling the Xbox One Kinect adapter from sale. Read More »

Hisense Smart TVs Adding Amazon Alexa Service In 2018


Did you know that the Echo and other Amazon devices can read your local news to you, in addition to adjusting the lights, checking weather and playing music? As users would use other Alexa devices, the Hisense Smart TVs will enable the user to perform various actions using only their voice. Read More »

Samsung unveil the Exynos 9810 with image processing and deep learning capabilities


Exynos 9810 will be the first Samsung chipset to support AI-based depth sensing feature and hybrid face detection, which means the next generation of Samsung flagships will utilise both hardware and software to scan a face. It'll offer up faster multi-tasking, faster app load times, and faster transition times between them, all thanks to the new 8-core CPU it's rocking. Read More »

Germany's strict new social media hate speech law comes into effect


According to this law, if social networks and other websites do not take down "obviously illegal" material, then they could face a fine of up to €50 million . The law only applies to social media sites with more than two million members, the BBC reported. One far right German politician could be the first to be hit over these new hate laws. Read More »

Sumo Digital Takes On CCP Games' Newcastle Studio


CCP's original intent to sell the studio was announced in October of past year. CCP's Newcastle branch was also responsible for VR spin-off EVE Valkyrie , however whether or not Sumo will pursue virtual reality moving forward remains unclear. Read More »

Highest-Selling Mid-Size Sedan In 2017 In India Revealed


The domestic sales contributed 32,786 units, up from 21,362 units in December 2016; while exports stood at 7,000 units; as against 5,133 units recorded for the same month previous year. Motorcycles sales grew by 63.7 percent with sales of 95,281 units in December 2017. Sales of mini cars (Alto and WagonR) in Maruti's portfolio grew 2% to 32,146 units in past month, while those of compacts (Swift, Celerio, Ignis, Baleno, DZire and Tour S) rose more than 23% to 53,336. Read More »

Trump accuses US Justice Department of being 'deep state'


The State Department last Friday released parts of 2,800 emails that belonged to Abedin but were recovered by the FBI on the laptop of her husband, former Rep. Trump was referring to U.S. Navy Sailor Kristian Saucier, who was put in prison for taking unauthorized photos inside a nuclear submarine. "Jail!" Trump tweeted early Tuesday. Read More »

Apple May Have Plans to Acquire Netflix


Historically, Apple has avoided repatriating cash to the United States to avoid high taxation. The thought is that Apple has long wanted a successful TV and movie offering. could lead to Apple having $220 billion to spend on snapping up other companies. This list includes companies like Activision, Electronic-Arts, Take-two, Hulu, Disney and even Tesla. Read More »

Apple's battery replacement service for older phones available in India


It is not yet clear if Apple will bring forward replacements here in the United Kingdom, with late January still the likely timeframe for the programme to start. Furthermore, an iOS update will bring transparency to the issue, allowing users to easily check the status of their phone batteries and and see whether degradation is leading to slower performance. Read More »

LG CES 2018: Samsung Rival To Unveil 88-Inch 8K Display

At $20,000, the company's 77-inch 4K product is already beyond what most consumers would be willing to pay for. The previous record-holder for the biggest OLED display TV only touched 77 inches and it only featured 4K resolution. LG states, "The 8K OLED displays can also maintain their slimmer design, as the self-emissive OLEDs do not need backlight units". 8K is 16 times more than the high-definition resolution of 1920×1080, and four times more than the ultra high-definition (UHD) ... Read More »

Amazon Listing Nintendo Switch Titles That Have Yet To Be Announced


Few would argue against the notion that 2017 was a fantastic debut year for the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo's use of off-the-shelf components allowed the hackers to "bypass all layers of security" on the Switch according to wololo .net. For older Switch units they must be updated to the 3.0.0 version and the only way to do so is through a local cartridge update that comes with Bandai Namco's Pokken Tournament DX . Read More »

Apple Opens $29 iPhone Battery Replacements to All Starting Today


It said the power management feature, which was quietly rolled out in an iOS update past year, was only necessary for phones with aging lithium ion batteries. Apple said that he cheaper replacements of the iPhone battery will be available worldwide through December 2018. Samsung and LG, two of the biggest smartphone manufacturers, on Saturday claimed that they do not slow their smartphones with old batteries like Apple. Read More »

India and Pakistan exchange 27th list of nuclear installations


According to an external affairs ministry release, the two sides exchanged the list under the Agreement on the Prohibition of Attack against Nuclear installations between India and Pakistan . Pakistan is also going to release 146 Indian fishermen on January 8. Pakistan's Foreign Office said in a statement that 457 Indians, including 58 civilians and 399 fishermen, were now in the country's prisons. Read More »

Amazon India teases a new Samsung Galaxy On series smartphone

The list features all the most popular giants including, LG, Samsung , HTC, Google etc. Rumors abound that Samsung in particular will produce the first mainstream 4K resolution mobile during the calendar year, although it is more likely that this will be the Galaxy Note 9 than the S9. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A1 Gets Better With Android Oreo


In addition to camera related improvements, the Android Oreo update ships with several performance optimisations including the December security patch. If the OTA update takes time, the users of this smartphone can manually check for the update via Settings → About Phone → System Updates → Check for Update. Read More »

Apple issues apology for battery woes in older iPhone models


The firm admitted the practice earlier in December, but claimed that downgrading performance when batteries are old, cold or low charge would prolong the device's overall life. In India, users of the iPhone 6 (or later) can get their out-of-warranty batteries replaced for ₹2,000 (plus taxes), compared to about ₹6,500 previously. Read More »

Look up! First supermoon of 2018 is on New Year's Day


The second instalment of what NASA describes as the "supermoon trilogy" is set to hit the skies on Monday evening. January 31's supermoon will also be special as it will be a "blue moon", or the second full moon in one month, making it a rare "super blue blood moon", according to NASA. Read More »

WhatsApp service returns after global outage


The app's service problems first started showing up on Down Detector at about 9 a.m. PT. WhatsApp users across the globe experienced a brief outage on Monday as the wold brought in the New Year amid celebrations and greetings. WhatsApp has neither confirmed nor denied the outage issue. As such, a few people may be starting their new year off without regret thanks to some technical difficulty. Read More »

Apple apologizes after outcry over slowed iPhones

The allegations were in a lawsuit filed last week in Chicago federal court on behalf of five iPhone owners from Illinois, Ohio, Indiana and North Carolina, all of whom say they never would have bought new iPhones had Apple told them that simply replacing the batteries would have sped up their old ones. Read More »

Dog freezes to death on porch in Ohio


The officer noted two containers of water found frozen solid. "He was visibly shivering", she said, noting that the house was cold. Animal cruelty investigators are trying to locate the owner of a dog that froze to death after it was left outside in frigid temperatures Thursday. Read More »

Kodi Media Centre now available for Xbox One users


Furthermore, it can not access the Xbox One's Blu-ray drive or any user-attached storage drives. What Kodi can do is play content over NFS:// shares. Kodi for the Xbox One seems like a pretty good start, and it will hopefully continue to mature so that it reaches a point where the classic desktop app can be replaced by the true UWP client sometime in the near future. Read More »

Youtube Will No Longer Work on Amazon Fire TV

After all, when the Youtube app goes missing on any streaming device, it is going to affect the overall experience. The updated YouTube app on the Fire TV, when opened, now redirects users to a web browser to access the service. It's hurting users who want to have access to content wherever they want, regardless of who owns what. Amazon pulled Apple TV and Google's Chromecast from its online store in 2015 because the devices didn't work well with the Prime Video streaming service. Read More »

Face Unlock is coming to the OnePlus 5


Why did we bring Face Unlock to the OnePlus 5T? But if he is hinting at something with his latest tweet, it looks like that the OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T also may get the Face Unlock feature that OnePlus introduced recently in the OnePlus 5T . Read More »

Airtel launches Rs 93 pack with 1GB data, unlimited calling


Recently, Vodafone also launched a new plan for prepaid customers, priced at Rs 198. Adding to it, this offer includes unlimited local and STD calls. In fact, the Rs.52 plan from Jio, which has a validity of 7 days, offers 1.05GB of 4G data along with unlimited local and STD voice calls, and 70 SMS. Read More »

Google's killed the Pixel C tablet


As everyone already knows, Google is the company that created and packed Android OS with a plethora of cool features that make our smartphones essential items to our everyday lives. And Google has now officially confirmed the retirement of the device. Indeed looking ahead it's unclear why Google would feel the need to launch another Android tablet. Read More »

A 4G-ready variant of the Nokia 3310 on its way


The device, originally called TA - 1077, was spotted passing through Chinese regulatory board TENAA . Nokia 2, the entry-level Android smartphone from HMD Global , will be updated to Android 8.1 Oreo directly. This OS was developed by Alibaba Group and is now the third most popular mobile operating system in the world. YunOS is able to run some apps that we see on Android , as it's based on AOSP. Read More »

An Epic Super Blue Blood Moon Is Coming to Ring in 2018


Its orbit is elliptical, and comes as close as 231,000 miles, the moon's perigee (close point to Earth), and moves out to its farthest point (apogee) about two weeks later, when it is 252,000 miles away. "The lunar eclipse on January 31 will be visible during moonset", Noah Petro of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center explained in a news release. The moon will take about an hour to slip completely into the umbra, which it will at 4:51 a.m., and the eclipse will be total. Read More »

No Cross-LoC Raid by Indian Army

The ISPR said Indian propaganda against Pakistan was being carried out to satisfy people of India and there was no truth in it. We are a professional army and a responsible state. "The law and order situation has evidently improved, particularly in Karachi", he said. He acknowledged ISPR DG of being a positive man, saying that his response brought disappointment. Read More »

Intel Corporation (INTC) EPS Estimated At $0.86

The SI to Belden Incorporated's float is 8.83%. The stock decreased 0.23% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $65.6. Another trade for 4,000 shares valued at $200,019 was sold by HANSER FREDERICK O. 38,040 are owned by Opus Cap Gru Lc. Putnam Invs Limited Liability Company invested in 0.27% or 3.04 million shares. (NYSE:BDC) for 3,429 shares. Washington-based Parametric Portfolio Ltd has invested 0.01% in DexCom, Inc. Read More »

Analysts See NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Rising 7.5%


Average True Range (14) for Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC ) is stands at 1.32. The stock decreased 0.30% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $63.46. Cisco Sys Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO) was reduced too. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have given a hold rating, twenty-four have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Read More »