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Iowa House Passes Fetal Heartbeat Bill


In mid-March, Governor Reynolds was asked if she supported the kind of changes in Iowa utility regulations that her fellow Republicans in the legislature were considering, but Reynolds said she wouldn't comment until she saw the bill in its final form. Read More »

The Apple Watch Just Saved This Teen's Life


Stacey, a registered nurse, told the local news network that she wasn't aware of the Apple Watch's ability to send such an alert, and while she didn't initially trust the accuracy at first, she was "surprised, it was right on". Deanna was taken to clinic to know about her critical health issue. Following the incident, Stacy mother wrote a letter to Apple thanking the company for the watch's life saving feature which saved Deanna's life."I honestly feel that your Apple Watch has saved my ... Read More »

Nintendo slapped with lawsuit over alleged Joy-Con patent infringement


In July a year ago, Gamevice also sued Nintendo and its subsidiary at the US District Court for the Central District of California, alleging patent infringement. It's not uncommon nowadays for smaller companies to launch lawsuits against bigger ones concerning patent infringements. That's important to point out, as the agency makes it clear in this statement that it "has not yet made any decision on the merits of this case". Read More »

Pac-Man is Getting an Unexpected Alexa Exclusive Narrative Game


At the time of that announcement, Amazon's head of devices Dave Limp said that with more and more households now joining the smart home trend and installing an Alexa-enabled device, Amazon was keen to offer ways for children to "have fun and learn" with the artificial intelligence-powered device. Read More »

Nokia Health is getting snapped up by Withings co-founder


As part of Nokia's intention to "shift to become a business-to-business and licensing company", it has kicked off negotiations to sell off its Digital Health business to Éric Carreel, co-founder and prior chairman of Withings. The idea was to merge the Withings workforce with employees from Nokia Technologies' preventive health and patient care teams. However, the health business is still only a very small part of Nokia's overall business. Read More »

AWS threatens to kill Signal's cloud account


Signal uses a technique called " domain fronting " to disguise the source of its traffic and, therefore, to prevent authoritarian regimes from blocking its service. Signal has been blocked by Egypt, Oman, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates for the past year-and-a-half, Marlinspike said . When domain fronting was disabled by Google in April, a representative told The Verge that "Domain fronting has never been a supported feature", and that "it worked because of a quirk of our software ... Read More »

Shareholder Bp Wealth Management LLC Decreased Walt Disney (DIS) Stake

The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with "Buy" on Friday, June 23. On Wednesday, April 25 the firm has "Market Perform" rating by BMO Capital Markets given. It has change of 0.01, from 2017Q3's 0.89. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of The Walt Disney by 2.2% during the second quarter. 896.07 million shares or 0.31% less from 898.84 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Read More »

A plan for studying the interior of Mars — NASA InSight


InSight's landing spot is Elysium Planitia, a vast expanse without any mountains or even large rocks in the area. " InSight will be the first mission to peer deep beneath the Martian surface, studying the planet's interior by measuring its heat output and listening for marsquakes, which are seismic events similar to earthquakes on Earth", NASA reports . Read More »

Google domain for app developers


It will give developers of Android and iOS apps a space to promote their apps on the web with the added benefit of default security protections, at the same time as moving the dial on Google's ambition for the web to be totally HTTPS. Even though it may seem that an app doesn't need a robust website , a dedicated domain makes it easier for people to find and learn about your app and how it can benefit them. Read More »

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Removed From Wii U eShop


If you've already played Tropical Freeze on Wii U , or Donkey Kong Country Returns on Wii or 3DS, then you already know basically what to expect. So expect to die an bad lot, but also expect to collect a lot of lives to keep you going. Thanks to a surfboard that lets you feather your falls, Funky's jumps are much more forgiving than even the jumps possible with Diddy's rocket or Dixie's ponytail helicopter. Read More »

Revenue Forecast of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)


A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation. An all-new Wrangler went on sale early this year, though until last week Fiat Chrysler was building both the new model as well as the prior generation side-by-side in its Toledo Assembly Complex. Read More »

Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid: the subtly earthy type


Compromise: obliterated? The 2019 Cayenne E-Hybrid replaces the 2018 Cayenne S E-Hybrid, and Porsche says that it gains enhancements that give the new vehicle an advantage not only over the old hybrid model, but gas versions of the Cayenne , as well. Read More »

Oh Hey! Windows 10 April Update Is Online!


The Groove app is being updated to reflect this change. For end-user productivity, Microsoft has attempted to remove the annoying pop-up messages in Windows 10 . With Focus Assist , Microsoft has added the ability to temporarily mute notifications. The machine learning algorithms identify the machines that are ready to get these releases, according an announcement by John Cable, director of program management for Windows servicing and delivery. Read More »

Three-year-old runs bases in slow motion in adorable video


Watch Lennox "run" the bases above! And he stayed committed to the craft - when an adult tried to nudge him forward about halfway through the run, Lenn shoved him off and continued on his journey. Seriously can someone from the big leagues cue up " Chariots of Fire " and let this kid run in slow-motion on an actual MLB diamond already? "[Lennox] was definitely trying to put on a show for everyone", his cousin Tabby Rodriquez told Today . Read More »

Instagram announces video chat feature, a month after Snapchat


If you're using an iOS device, you don't even need a third-party editing app, because you can simply drag the image or video left or right to crop it down to the ideal size. No, this feature is not for muting audio or video, instead it will allow users to mute posts from certain profiles in their feed, without having to unfollow them. Read More »

Earth's magnetic field is weakening - but it's not about to reverse


Against the background of ongoing debate on permanent revolution the Earth's magnetic field the results of a new study have shown that the poles will remain in place. The authors of the study are scientists from Iceland, Germany, and the United Kingdom, working at universities, research centers and institutes: Maxwell Brown, Monika Korte, Richard Holme, Ingo Wardinski, and Sydney Gunnarson. Read More »

LG G7 ThinQ Images Leaked Ahead Of The Official Launch


From the renders above, display stretches edge to edge with rounded corners and there's a slight chin at the bottom of the phone. Leaked information has revealed that the G7 ThinQ's notched screen will support QHD+ resolution of 3120 x 1440 pixels along with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. Read More »

Five more God Of War games planned says director


God of War director Cory Barlog revealed in an interview about the development of this title that he has five sequels for God of War mapped out in his head. The previous God of War games, when we went from God of War 1 to God of War 2, the core engine was there. It took developers a long time to first put every tool in order before starting to really work on God of War PS4 . Read More »

'FIFA 18' adds Russia World Cup content to game in free update


You can't have that in a game that is played and seen by so many people. On top of the offline FIFA World Cup Kick-Off and FIFA World Cup Tournament modes, there will be a revised FIFA World Cup Ultimate Team mode. Also promised as part of the expansion are an influx of new Team Styles, "immersive atmospheres" right down to authentic sun positions for each stadium (before you scoff, that's pretty cool attention to detail), and a fresh "Real Player Motion Technology" animation system. Read More »

Airtel vs Reliance Jio


In the next plan of Rs 569, Vodafone is offering high speed 3 GB data per data. Vodafone now has two existing plans of Rs 509 and Rs 549 pack which offer 1.4GB and 3.5GB per day, respectively. Recently they launched a Rs. 499 plan that offers 2GB 3G/4G per day for 82 days with same voice calling and SMS offers. However, the user only gets 150MB of high-speed data per day beyond that the speed gets reduced to 64kbps. Read More »

Galaxy S9 Not Selling Well, Record Low Sales in Korea


All preorders will include a free Gear IconX (2018) or the chance to a buy a Gear S3 Frontier for $99. The new phones will offer Galaxy users the freedom to capture more images, download more apps, and enjoy more content than previously possible on the Galaxy S9 and S9+ in the U.S. Read More »

Smart unveils new GigaX plans for Huawei P20 series


The Huawei P20 Pro has been available in major markets in Western Europe since its announcement to media on March 27, 2018. The Huawei P20 Pro had been announced alongside the Huawei P20 at this year's Mobile World Congress (MWC) back in February, and it has one of the best cameras out there, if you'd like to know more about that, check out our review of the phone's camera setup. Read More »

Apple disappointed with iPhone X sales

Expectations were higher when Apple launched new phones late previous year. Expect Apple to unveil its new affordable $550 iPhone with large 6.3-inch screen later this summer, if rumours prove accurate. Popular and uncannily reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has issued a rather grave prediction for the iPhone series of 2018. According to Cihra, the possible solution would be to call the cheaper version simply the iPhone, while the OLED versions will retain the names of the ... Read More »

Researchers spot colliding galaxies interacting in the early universe


The study was led by Tim Miller - an astronomer from Dalhousie University, Halifax, and Yale University - and included members from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, the European Southern Observatory (ESO), Canada's National Research Council , the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics , the National Radio Astronomy Observatory , and multiple universities and research institutions. Read More »

Stardew Valley Multiplayer Now Available in Public Beta on Steam


To opt into the beta, you now have to be a Steam user, but GOG users will be able to play it "in a few days", according to a post on the game's developer blog . Up to four total players can share a farm together. Chucklefish has not revealed when Stardew Valley multiplayer will be coming to consoles. Finally, switching the server to offline mode will immediately boot everyone but you. Read More »

WhatsApp CEO to leave Facebook


The Facebook acquisition turned Koum and Acton into billionaires. The Washington Post was first to report Koum's departure. Shortly after the report from The Washington Post , Koum confirmed his departure on Facebook, writing that his newfound free time will allow him to spend time doing other things, such as "collecting rare air-cooled Porsches". Read More »

Facebook Messenger Kids App features New Sleep Mode


The new feature will allow parents to set prearranged "off times " for the app on a child's device. Parents can choose from the weekdays or weekends options and then select the sleep mode's start time and stop time . Company post stated, "In addition to Sleep Mode , parents can add and remove contacts, delete the child's account, or create a new account right from the control panel". Read More »

2018 iPhones may exclude headphone…

Now, though, it might be having second thoughts. First up, in discussing the performance of Apple's suppliers, Barclays' Blayne Curtis says that they are now expecting upcoming iPhones to skip the included "dongle". Mark Moskowitz has lowered iPhone X estimates again, while Blayne Curtis predicts Apple may stop bundling the Lightning to 3.5mm headphone adapter with iPhones in the future. Read More »

Sentiment Change Report: Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) at 1.05

With $500.0 highest and $84 lowest target price, Tesla Motors has $311.94 average target price or 4.65% above the current ($298.0698) price. Tesla, Inc. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 58.22% of the company's stock. Vetr now has $311.18 price objective on the electric vehicle producer's stock. Read More »

Oklahoma researchers headed to Antarctica to study melting glacier


Thwaites and the nearby Pine Island Glacier are two of the biggest and fastest-retreating glaciers in Antarctica. They will use underwater robots called Seagliders to measure ocean circulation and thinning beneath the floating part of the glacier - as well as research vessel RRS Sir David Attenborough, better known to many as Boaty McBoatface. Read More »

Microsoft Office 2019 Commercial Preview Now Available for Windows 10 Users


If you're already an Office 365 user, then Microsoft's Office 2019 isn't for you because your subscription-based productivity suite already offers the same features that are being introduced in Microsoft's newest update. You can learn more about Click-to-Run installer from here . It is worth noting that these features are already included in Office 365 ProPlus. Office 2019 will include all new inking features such as roaming pencil case, pressure sensitivity and tilt effects and more. Read More »

OPPO Launching New Sub-brand in India, Smartphones to be Amazon Exclusive


Since a large majority of buyers in this segment purchase their smartphone online, the new OPPO brand will be limited to the online segment. Which hints that the company plans to launch a sub-brand for its smartphones. Huawei and their sub-brand Honor beat the trend to register a 2 per cent growth, while Xiaomi saw a 37 per cent increase in smartphone shipments. The company would not want to disturb its offline presence, so it might launch a new smartphone for online channels. Read More »