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Tech Instagram to support text stories and new stories screenshot notification!
Author: 0 Instagram to support text stories and new stories screenshot notification!

Instagram keeps updating its Stories feature lately with new additions to keep things interesting. Once Type is selected, you can write and choose different options for the background and font. The first new feature that Instagram is testing out for Stories is called " Type ". According to the report, some users are seeing a new alert pop up after taking a screenshot that says, "The next time you take a screenshot of a story, the person who posted it will be notified".

Tech Glenn Frey Widow Sues Hospital Claiming Wrongful Death
Author: 0 Glenn Frey Widow Sues Hospital Claiming Wrongful Death

A spokeswoman for Mount Sinai said the hospital does not comment on pending litigation. Both Cindy Frey and the Eagles refused to issue a statement to Rolling Stone about the lawsuit. The tour will even include James Taylor and Jimmy Buffett on stadium dates. Frey then enjoyed a second successful career as a solo artist who made long-remembered songs associated with the TV police drama "Miami Vice" and the popular 1984 comedy "Beverly Hills Cop".

Tech Take A Look At More Metal Gear Survive Beta Footage
Author: 0 Take A Look At More Metal Gear Survive Beta Footage

Konami has revealed more details about their upcoming survival adventure game, Metal Gear Survive . Here's the name of Metal Gear Survive's shadowy government agency . Set in the game's world of Dite, you'll work together to defend a Wormhole Digger from three increasingly challenging waves of enemies while striving to stay alive.

Tech EPL: Nicolás Otamendi extends Man City contract until 2022
Author: 0 EPL: Nicolás Otamendi extends Man City contract until 2022

During his time at the club, Otamendi has picked up one trophy - the EFL Cup - but as it stands, Guardiola's men are running away with the league title. "It's a very handsome city", Otamendi added. " And I'm very happy here ". "Everybody has spoken about a lot of players like Raheem, Kevin, Sergio [Aguero], they deserve it, but if I can point some attention to a player who deserves the respect is Nico".

Tech Federal payday lending rule could face repeal amid new battle
Author: 0 Federal payday lending rule could face repeal amid new battle

Among other things, it requires payday and auto title lenders to determine that customers are financially able to repay the loan before it is approved. The Trump-appointed acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Wednesday that he is launching a review of all the federal consumer watchdog agency's policies and priorities.

Tech ChaiOS is the 'text bomb' that's borking iMessage on macOS and iOS
Author: 0 ChaiOS is the 'text bomb' that's borking iMessage on macOS and iOS

The link has also been shown to cause lag in Messages and iOS in general in addition to the iPhone crash, and in some rare cases may make the Messages app completely useless. "I'm pretty sure someone else has posted it, but I'm not going to rehost it", Masri said . The bug was tested on an iPhone X and iPhone 5s, and affects all iOS versions from 10.0 through 11.2.5 beta 5.

Tech Amazon Echo and Music Unlimited coming to Australia and New Zealand
Author: 0 Amazon Echo and Music Unlimited coming to Australia and New Zealand

Skills are the software integrations that allow Echo to do things, and there's a good number of local specials, including checking Qantas flights, surf reports and recipes from Australian site Taste . "In the future, we certainly see this experience turning into one where you can pay bills, make funds transfers or even purchase items". Third-party developers can enhance the system's abilities through the Alexa Skills Kit (ASK).

Author: 0 Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC Decreases Position in Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT)

The company's stock had a trading volume of 7,121,759 shares, compared to its average volume of 23,300,000. AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) has declined 10.95% since January 17, 2017 and is downtrending. 55,000 Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) shares with value of $4.00 million were sold by Hood Amy . ( TSE:QBR.B ), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold.

Tech Trump Takes Hard Line on Immigration, Rejects 'Horrible' Bipartisan Plan
Author: 0 Trump Takes Hard Line on Immigration, Rejects 'Horrible' Bipartisan Plan

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer. Democrats have always been pushing to secure a deal for the Obama-era program Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , known as Daca. "Can Congress come together and find a path forward, or will we default to forcing nearly one million people out of their jobs and country?"he wrote".

Tech Google Makes Mobile Page Speed A Ranking Factor In Search
Author: 0 Google Makes Mobile Page Speed A Ranking Factor In Search

Google says it expects the speed update, set to take effect in July, will only affect "a small percentage of queries", but given the number of Google searches that happen on a daily basis, it could have a significant impact on search. Google said developers can use the Chrome User Experience Report , Lighthouse , and PageSpeed Insights to evaluate their webpage's search performance.

Tech Ford announces the Mach 1: A high-performance electric SUV
Author: 0 Ford announces the Mach 1: A high-performance electric SUV

General Motors Co, Toyota Motor Corp and Volkswagen AG have already outlined aggressive plans to expand their electric vehicle offerings and target consumers who want luxury, performance and an SUV body style - or all three attributes in the same vehicle.

Tech Infiniti confirms plans to go electric
Author: 0 Infiniti confirms plans to go electric

Joining the ranks of luxury automakers such as Volvo , Mercedes-Benz and Porsche, which have all committed to electrifying their lineups next decade, the high-end Nissan brand expects to implement a two-prong strategy toward electrifying its roster.

Tech Project Fi modifies its plans to include unlimited data
Author: 0 Project Fi modifies its plans to include unlimited data

Second, if you're on a group plan, " Bill Protection kicks in at different usage points based on the number of people on your plan", Google notes. Indeed, according to Google, less than one percent of Project Fi subscribers use more than 15GB of data in a given month.

Tech New Overwatch Map Blizzard World Release Date Revealed
Author: 0 New Overwatch Map Blizzard World Release Date Revealed

Blizzard World will be a hybrid map, like Numbani and King's Row (for example), requiring the attacking team to first assault a capture point in order to unlock the payload that must then be delivered to its final destination.

Tech Timeline of wintry mix for Houston area
Author: 0 Timeline of wintry mix for Houston area

Temperatures will warm into the 40s on Thursday afternoon and afternoon highs will climb towards the 60s by the weekend. A chance of snow in the Baltimore area on Tuesday and Wednesday could cause risky driving conditions for Wednesday's morning and evening commutes, according to the National Weather Service .

Author: 0 Investor's Alert (Volume Pattern in Focus): Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB)

LLC now owns 3,599 shares of the company's stock valued at $454,000 after buying an additional 47 shares during the last quarter. CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) has risen 35.25% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. 1St Source Savings Bank reported 33,445 shares. First Personal Financial holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB ) for 1,365 shares.

Tech Goldman Sachs Posts First Quarterly Loss in Six Years
Author: 0 Goldman Sachs Posts First Quarterly Loss in Six Years

Being able to interpret how well Goldman Sachs Group has done so far requires weighing its performance against a benchmark, rather than looking at a standalone number at a point in time. In the last three months, insiders sold 135,177 shares of company stock valued at $32,435,160. The stock was sold at an average price of $208.65, for a total transaction of $744,045.90.

Tech Bannon Subpoenaed in Russian Probe
Author: 0 Bannon Subpoenaed in Russian Probe

The move marked the first time Mr. Mueller is known to have used a grand jury subpoena to seek information from a member of Mr. Trump's inner circle. After the book's release, Trump quickly disavowed "Sloppy Steve Bannon " and argued extensively there was no evidence of collusion between his presidential campaign and operatives tied to Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Tech Smartphone spyware can steal WhatsApp messages from Android phones
Author: 0 Smartphone spyware can steal WhatsApp messages from Android phones

According to tech website Arstechnia, the malware has undergone continuous development since its creation with the latest version having 48 different commands. "As a result of the long-term development process, there are multiple, exceptional capabilities". The Android malware also packs several old exploits, including TowelRoot, in order to gain root on a range of popular Android devices from Samsung, Sony, LG, Alcatel, Huawei, and Fujitsu.

Tech Meizu M6s with 18:9 aspect ratio Display Launched - Price, Specifications
Author: 0 Meizu M6s with 18:9 aspect ratio Display Launched - Price, Specifications

There will be 3GB of RAM and 32GB / 64GB of storage options. The device is backed by a 3,000mAh battery that also supports in-house fast charging technology. The company is touting the use of a pressure sensor display to enable all the gesture support. So, a simple tap on the circle will take you back, press it and you'll be taken to the home screen, swipe it and it opens up multi-tasking window.

Tech Microsoft is working on a new Xbox Elite Controller
Author: 0 Microsoft is working on a new Xbox Elite Controller

The original Xbox Elite controller was revealed at E3 2015 , so we may see this one pop up at E3 2018. The company is also supposedly working on a second-generation Xbox Elite controller. A source familiar with Microsoft's plans confirmed to The Verge that the photo shared on Reddit is authentic. This makes sense, since Microsoft previously filed a patent for an adjustable lock design for its controllers, though it didn't note whether it would be a general improvement for them at the ...

Tech Tensions high as Catalan parliament prepares for new term
Author: 0 Tensions high as Catalan parliament prepares for new term

Their favoured candidate is Puigdemont , sacked by Rajoy along with his cabinet on October 27 after the regional parliament declared unilateral independence. It does not explicitly say whether this must be done in person, but a number of legal experts, the opposition and the central government maintain it can not be done remotely.

Author: 0 Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) Upgraded by BidaskClub to "Hold"

Looking at some ROIC (Return on Invested Capital) numbers, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (NASDAQ: AMD ) has risen 202.65% since January 15, 2017 and is uptrending. This nets out to an increase of 11.03 million shares and is a bullish sign for AMD . The stock of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . Cardinal Health, Inc.

Tech Limited-edition 297kW Land Rover Defender Works V8 announced
Author: 0 Limited-edition 297kW Land Rover Defender Works V8 announced

Oh, and it's top speed is a stunning 106mph. The special edition will go on sale in both 90 and 110 wheelbase form, and in the United Kingdom only (unfortunately). It's finished off with machined aluminium door handles, fuel filler cap and Defender bonnet lettering, as well as a lighting upgrade which includes bi-LED headlamps.

Tech Specifications Samsung Galaxy S9 sailed to the network
Author: 0 Specifications Samsung Galaxy S9 sailed to the network

In addition to this, buyers will get Rs 2,000 cashback in Jio Money on recharge of Rs 299 per month for 24 months. Samsung and Amazon India are providing launch day offers with the smartphone. Moreover, the phone would also support Samsung Pay Mini and will come with a home button, below the display. The dual-SIM phone runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat-based Experience UI and supports 4G LTE connectivity option.

Tech United States diplomats in Africa struggle with fallout from Trump insult
Author: 0 United States diplomats in Africa struggle with fallout from Trump insult

In Africa we highly respect elders and the language that elders use should be respectful and one that befits the positions that they hold. As protests and condemnation continue to escalate, USA diplomats are scrambling to try to fix the damage caused by President Donald Trump's reported "shithole" insult to African countries.

Tech Samsung announces Galaxy Note 8 limited-edition smartphone for 2018 Olympics
Author: 0 Samsung announces Galaxy Note 8 limited-edition smartphone for 2018 Olympics

PyeongChang 2018 is the second time Samsung is involved with Olympic games in South Korea. In order to commemorate the Winter Olympic games, the limited edition Galaxy Note 8 will feature a "shiny white" back. "Samsung's commitment to the Olympic Movement has increasingly enabled meaningful connections through innovative mobile technologies over the past 20 years", said IOC President Thomas Bach.

Tech Vivo X20 Plus UD With In-Screen Fingerprint Reader Certified
Author: 0 Vivo X20 Plus UD With In-Screen Fingerprint Reader Certified

There's now no word on when the Vivo X20 Plus UD might be released but the appearance of its TENAA certificate suggests that might in the coming weeks, even though it remains to be seen whether the smartphone eventually makes its way outside of China .

Tech Controversial H&M hoodie ad not racist, parents say
Author: 0 Controversial H&M hoodie ad not racist, parents say

According to the Independent , South Africa's opposition party the Democratic Alliance announced its intent to report H&M to the International Chamber of Commerce and to express their concern to the company "over this tasteless advert which evokes painful sentiments among Black South Africans as well as the Black community overseas".

Tech Bitcoin plunges $1000 in an hour amid fears of escalating crackdowns
Author: 0 Bitcoin plunges $1000 in an hour amid fears of escalating crackdowns

From a near-term high of $263.77 on Sunday, Litecoin fell by about 25 percent to a low of $197.66. Later in the morning it started to pick back up, both in volume and price. Bitcoin, which had met a major correction in late December - has since been falling. It now has over 200,000 signatures out of a total population of roughly 51 million.

Tech Samsung Galaxy S9 Release Date Is 16th Of March
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 Release Date Is 16th Of March

They also share the same rear-camera pixel quality of 13-megapixel and the same memory capacity of 3GB RAM and 32 GB internal expendable storage (up to 256GB through microSD cards). It also indicates that Samsung will add Super Slow-Mo (probably 1000fps slow motion) capability enabling superb action shot video to be captured. As explained by Digital Photography Review, the camera likely comes with the same stabilized variable aperture 12MP camera as the China-only W2018 flip-phone.

Tech WWE Issues Statement On Jey Uso's Arrest
Author: 0 WWE Issues Statement On Jey Uso's Arrest

But this just just over the line, Uce! WWE held a live event in Hidalgo on Sunday, and following the arrest, Uso was bonded out of jail for $500, according to the report . Whether or not the WWE continues with that plan in the light of Jey's arrest remains to be seen. He is the son of WWE Hall of Famer Rikishi (real name Solofa Fatu Jr.) and is an extended relative of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and current WWE wrestler Roman Reigns (real name Leati Anoa'i).

Tech Today's your last chance to install Windows 10 for free
Author: 0 Today's your last chance to install Windows 10 for free

Barring another deadline extension, that offer is finally coming to end, with today being the last day to upgrade for free. If you are not sure about the upgrade as Windows 8.1 works fine, you should take into account the fact that Microsoft has cut support for the OS on January 9.