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Vivo X21 and X21 UD goes official in China with Jovi


The Vivo X21 Screen Fingerprint variant, which comes with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage is priced at 3598 Yuan, which roughly converts to $568. Last but not least, they are fueled by the same 3,200 mAh battery with support for fast charging. Vivo has also added a dedicated AK4376A Hi-Fi audio chip to deliver good audio quality. Read More »

Greens blame internal strife for Batman loss


Former ACTU president Ged Kearney unexpectedly fought off the challenge of the Greens in Saturday's by-election with a swing towards Labor. In New South Wales the upper house member Jeremy Buckingham has been fighting off a complaint that was supported by the federal senator Lee Rhiannon , and Di Natale's former chief of staff Cate Faehrmann has taken legal action against the party after she was prevented from contesting an upcoming preselection. Read More »

Purchase a Pixel 2 XL on finance and receive $200 credit


Back in December of 2017, we saw a $75 discount on both the Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL, and current Nexus owners were given 20% discounts last month. You won't be charged for the charger of course. Meanwhile, to avail the free 18W USB-C charger, customers will need to add the accessory to the Google Store cart while buying the Pixel 2 XL. Read More »

Huawei P20 European prices and specs leak out, 128GB storage as standard


Huawei P20 Lite will bear a 3000mAh battery, NFC support, face recognition, and EMUI 8.0 running on top of Android Oreo. Huawei has recently released the Nova 2 Lite which comes with a slightly cheaper price but with entry-level specs and if you are willing to put in another RM100, you are probably better off with the Nova 2i. Read More »

IBM has created a computer smaller than a grain of salt


It'll cost less than 10 cents to produce these grain-sized computers but, obviously enough, they aren't something you'll be running Microsoft Word on. IBM is a leader in the tech research, and CFO James Kavanaugh recently credited blockchain as one of the technologies which helped pull the company out of a revenue rut after 22 quarters of decline. Read More »

Claire's, the ear-piercing mall chain, files for bankruptcy in US


Claire's, which specialises in ear piercing, fashion jewellery and accessories for young women, is the latest United States retailer to run into trouble. It will see lenders including Elliott Management and Monarch Alternative Capital inject 575 million USA dollars of fresh cash into the group. Global subsidiaries of Claire's are not part of the US filings. Read More »

Ever Buy an Original PS3? Sony May Owe You $65


Some special or limited-edition versions of the console may come in other color schemes, or designed in the style of well-known Sony PlayStation-exclusive games. Contend or believe that you lost value or desired functionality or were otherwise injured as a effect of Firmware Update 3.21 and/or the disablement of Other OS functionality in the Fat PS3. Read More »

Qualcomm fast charging works perfectly on Razer Phones


Nevertheless, smartphone batteries have grown in capacity up to two-fold over the last couple of years. Most smartphones are fit with either a Li-ion or a Li-Po battery which is capable of multiple recharge cycles. These claims have been made on a battery of 2750 mAh. To recall, the phone comes with great specifications and a super high resolution display having a 120Hz refresh rate. Read More »

The Clovis Oncology (CLVS) Given Daily Media Impact Score of 0.21

Advent Capital Management who had been investing in Clovis Oncology Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.97B market cap company. Moreover, Aviva Pcl has 0.09% invested in Delphi Technologies PLC (NYSE:DLPH). (NASDAQ:XLNX) for 123 shares. Cwm Limited Co holds 0.01% or 1,931 shares. Read More »

Australian engineer claims to have found flight MH370


In one of the two images what looks to be the outline of an aircraft can be seen just below the water's surface while the second picture shows what looks to be the front end of a plane. McMahon also claimed that the wreckage of the plane is full of bullet holes. MH370 Response Team head Datuk Seri Azharuddin Abdul Rahman said it was aware of a widely circulated report titled "MH370 found on Google Earth". Read More »

Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. Raises Holdings in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Tctc Holdings Llc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $728.40 billion market cap company. (NYSE:T). Moreover, Torray Ltd Llc has 1.18% invested in AT&T Inc. First National Bank Sioux Falls now owns 15,629 shares of the software giant's stock worth $1,078,000 after purchasing an additional 1,365 shares during the period. Read More »

Messi haunted by Argentina heartbreak


On December 1, 2017, the State Kremlin Palace in Moscow hosted the Final Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup , which determined the group breakdown for the FIFA flagship event this year. Messi has since lost two subsequent Copa America showpieces and the player, speaking to La Cornisa in his native country, says this could be their last shot at glory. Read More »

Facebook in 'data breach' storm affecting 50m users


Cambridge Analytica, which worked for Ted Cruz and Donald Trump's campaigns ahead of the 2016 USA election, said it deleted the data after it became clear it had not been obtained by GSR in line with Facebook's terms of service. "While the misuse of data is not new, what we now see is how seemingly insignificant information about individuals can be used to decide what information they see and influence viewpoints in profound ways", O'Connor said in a statement. Read More »

Rumors about the New Assassin's Creed Location Surface


The next Assassin's Creed game will be set in Greece, according to a new report. However, there is a possibility that the setting for this year's Assassin's Creed game was hinted back in 2017 itself. Independent video game writer and researcher, Liam Robertson, is the source of these rumors. It's actually weird that we're hearing rumors of next year's Assassin's Creed when this year's title has yet to be announced or even rumored about. Read More »

LEGO The Incredibles Video Game Gets Leaked At Walmart


The game is set to release for PS4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch. There's still no release date set for the game yet, but it's expected that the game will be available sometime later this year. The Incredibles 2 is due to hit cinemas in June - so we're expecting the game around then. Much like The Incredibles 2 game, details about this game are sparse, but sources are now said to be referring to the title as LEGO DC Villains or LEGO DC Supervillains. Read More »

Advanced Micro Devices Inc (NASDAQ:AMD) Stock Is Shorted Less

The Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . has shown a weekly performance of -4.26% and monthly performance stands at -2.72%. The stock increased 0.09% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $11.47. Cleararc Capital Inc stated it has 0.05% in CarMax Inc. Mckinley Cap Management Ltd Liability Delaware owns 150,135 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Read More »

2 weeks before death, Stephen Hawking predicted that world would end


It confronts an issue that had bothered the late British theoretical physicist since the 1983 "no-boundary" theory he devised with James Hartle, describing how the universe exploded into existence with the Big Bang. Hawking's children, Lucy, Robert and Tim, said in a statement: "We are deeply saddened that our beloved father passed away today". His courage and persistence with his brilliance and humour inspired people across the world. Read More »

Oppo R15 and Oppo R15 Dream Mirror Edition Smartphones Officially Launched


Rs. 35,935). As mentioned earlier, these smartphones will go on sale from April 1. Unlike the earlier Oppo R devices, these new models feature a glass back, instead of the metal back found on earlier smartphones. The R15 features the same AI Smart Beauty and AI Wisdom Beauty driven 20-megapixel selfie camera like R15 Dream Mirror. The AI smart beauty claims to scan 296 feature points of the face to offer better selfies. Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 5 is latest cheap phone in Indian market


The Redmi 5 does resemble its elder sibling - the Redmi 5 Plus/ Redmi Note 5 - a lot. The smartphone starts at Rs.7,999 in the Indian market but Jio subscribers can get it for an effective price of just Rs.5,799. The metal back of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 has a 12-megapixel camera with f/2.2 aperture, phase detection autofocus, HDR, and an LED flash. Like many full-screen smartphones, the Redmi 5 also comes with a face-unlocking feature, which uses the front camera to scan the face and ... Read More »

Apple is developing own MicroLED screens


These screens use different light-emitting compounds than the current OLED displays and promise to make future gadgets slimmer, brighter and less power-hungry. Ray Soneira, who runs screen tester DisplayMate Technologies, says bringing the design in-house is a "golden opportunity" for Apple. LG Display, which is reportedly expected to start supplying displays to Apple, was lower by 0.89 percent. Read More »

SEGA and PUMA Are Teaming Up On Official 'Sonic The Hedgehog' Sneakers


Sadly, at this point and time, the new trailer only reveals an "R" as a hint. Sega has officially announced the Sonic Mania Plus game and its availability in the gaming industry this Summer. With that said, what's your thoughts on this new "top secret" Sonic racing game? The news comes from SXSW in Austin, Texas, where Sega confirmed that Sonic Mania Plus will head to stores in the Australian winter. Read More »

Tinder sues rival app Bumble for allegedly copying them


They state in their complaint that, "This case is simply about forcing Bumble to stop competing with Match and Tinder using Match's own inventions, patented designs, trademarks, and trade secrets". The suit goes on to claim that the ex-Tinder employees knew of an "undo" button that the company was working on, which it said was "nearly, if not literally, identical" to Bumble's backtrack feature. Read More »

Fortnite Celebrity Pro-Am for E3 Announced by Epic Games

The result is a record-breaking 635,000 concurrent viewers at one point, certainly more than enough to smash the previous non-tournament record of 388,000, held by Dr. The stream with Drake reportedly increased the pro gamer's revenue by more than $35,000 per month. Fortnite is a co-op game developed by Epic Games and published by People Can Fly. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9


The update to Android Oreo also brings features like autofill, picture-in-picture, and notification dots. It comes with firmware version N950FXXU3CRC1 and also contains the March 2018 security patch. With the T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Oreo update, Magenta has taken the second spot on that list. It gets a 6.3-inch 2K Super AMOLED Infinity display, protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Read More »

Russian Federation elections: Polls open amid low turnout fears


Czech Foreign Minister Martin Stropnicky rebuffed Zakharova's assessment, saying, "We reject such groundless statement on the origins of the Novichok". One of the challenges in targeting Kremlin-linked investments in London is avoiding impacting assets of wealthy Russians who are not tied to Putin but who also may not be able to offer clear proof of the origins of their money. Read More »

Yakuza Kiwami 2 Will Release in West on August 28


Looks like I won't have to wait too long to continue the story. Today during an event at the Gallery Nucleus in Alhambra, California, Sega announced that Yakuza Kiwami 2 is coming west. Following the its release in Japan previous year, this is a remaster of 2006's Yakuza 2 in the Dragon Engine, which runs Yakuza 6: The Song of Life . Read More »

Snapchat Reportedly Loses $800 Million After Rihanna Slams Offensive Ad


But I'm just trying to figure out what the point was with this mess! The ad, which was created by a third party but had to undergo an approval process by Snapchat , was taken down, but not before quite a lot of damage was done. Blame it on bad luck or Snapchat's highly inefficient team of newly hired employees, the app is surely losing its hold on the market. That tweet alone caused Snap's market value to decrease by $1.3 billion. Read More »

It appears phones running Android Auto can now be unlocked while connected


This is said to be a huge benefit for the users with Android Auto present in their vehicles. Now as the phone can be unlocked while connected, users can easily access the phone without any hassle. Then you need to go to unlock your phone screen and you will see the new option "Swipe to Unlock ". And we all know that voice control has never been ideal but better than previous years. Read More »

UMBC compared its victory over Virginia to winning in Fortnite Battle Royale


With the first invites having already gone out on iOS, Epic Games is now allowing select participants to begin bringing their friends into the game-so if you know someone who's in, now is the time to start bugging and/or bribing them. While the process is straightforward enough, fans may have problems when it comes to actually downloading the app. Join us this E3 for the ultimate Fortnite Party Royale, pairing some of the world's greatest athletes and entertainers with top Fortnite ... Read More »

The earliest humans were way more advanced than we thought


Now, the discovery of ancient axes is flying in the face of what scientists thought they knew, and pushing back the presumed technological timeline of Homo sapiens by tens of thousands of years. They analyzed large mammal fossils from the archaeological sites. Homo sapiens in the Olorgesailie Basin in modern-day Kenya developed strategies to make survival easier in the topsy-turvy environment they called home, according to the worldwide team. Read More »

Stephen Hawking: Harrogate residents pay tribute to renowned physicist


He said he found it hard to explain just how much Hawking meant to him. He spent the remaining years of his life in this position. Although he could not answer the questions for this note, in a brief meeting Casini commented the following: "Something that I admire of Hawking is that behind his fame, there are very important scientific contributions". Read More »

Nintendo Nindies Showcase Spring 2018 Next Week


PT or 12 p.m. ET. If you're in the mood for another Nindies Showcase (to give the broadcast it's official name), you can tune in via YouTube from 9am PST/4pm GMT next Tuesday, March 20th. In March 2017, Nintendo hosted a Nindies Showcase for Switch on March 1 , ahead of the console's March 3 release. It ran for approximately 22 minutes, so it's possible this latest one will run just as long if not longer. Read More »