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Tech Wear OS by Google gives Android Wear a smartwatch reboot
Author: 0 Wear OS by Google gives Android Wear a smartwatch reboot

It's just a different name for the same product. Its Nexus line of Android smartphones turned into Pixel handsets - see last year's excellent Pixel 2 - while Google's self-driving vehicle project is now known as Waymo. No other company sells smartwatch SoCs to device makers. "As Android security has matured, it has become more hard and expensive for attackers to find high severity exploits", the report says.

Tech Spotify Will Officially Go Public On April 3
Author: 0 Spotify Will Officially Go Public On April 3

It must convince investors that its business is sound and that investors who buy shares in the public market debut will not be hurt by unexpected volatility. Tomas Otterbeck, an equities analyst with Swedish research firm Redeye, said he was impressed by McCarthy repeating the idea that "We are playing a market share game" and that Spotify could reach 100 million paying subscribers by early next year.

Tech Audi Achieve Robust Sales In 2017; To Launch 20 Models In 2018
Author: 0 Audi Achieve Robust Sales In 2017; To Launch 20 Models In 2018

This presages a production auto due to be built from 2020 alongside the Audi R8 supercar , chief executive Rupert Stadler confirmed. The Audi e-tron stands here as a representative of many more electric cars that we will present to you in the coming years.

Tech Xiaomi spoke about the Chinese version Redmi Note 5
Author: 0 Xiaomi spoke about the Chinese version Redmi Note 5

The Redmi 4 can also be purchased at the new prices from Mi Home retail stores and Mi partner retailers across the country. For instance, Xiaomi Redmi 5A 2GB RAM variant is priced at Rs 5,999 whereas Redmi 5 2GB RAM variant costs Rs 7,999.

Tech Abu Dhabi awards stakes in two offshore concessions to Italy's Eni
Author: 0 Abu Dhabi awards stakes in two offshore concessions to Italy's Eni

The Shorouk concession, located about 190km north of Port Said, contains the Zohr's super-giant gas field, which had started production since last December. The existing ADMA-OPCO concession, which expired on March 8 produces around 700,000 barrels per day (bpd) of oil and is projected to have a capacity of about 1.0 million bpd by 2021.

Tech Ford Recalls 1.4M Cars Because The Steering Could Come Off
Author: 0 Ford Recalls 1.4M Cars Because The Steering Could Come Off

If you own a vehicle that falls under the list above, you can take your auto into an authorized Ford dealership and they'll replace the steering wheel for one with a longer and more secure bolt for free. The safety organization took action after three different complaints were filed. If those bolts get loose enough, the steering wheel could detach from the steering column.

Tech Vivo V9 Price and Specifications Leaked Via Retail Box
Author: 0 Vivo V9 Price and Specifications Leaked Via Retail Box

As mentioned earlier, both the Vivo V9 and Oppo F7 will come with bezel-less displays which have an iPhone X-like notch. In terms of dimensions, Vivo V9 will measure 154.8x75x7.9mm and weigh about 150 grams. The Vivo V9 will be backed dual rear cameras with a combination of 16-megapixel and 5-megapixel sensors along with LED flash. The front camera will offer modes like AI Face Beauty, AR Stickers and HDR, while the rear camera will offer options like Slow-mo, live photo, ...

Tech Sega Mega Drive Collection is coming to PS4 and Xbox One
Author: 0 Sega Mega Drive Collection is coming to PS4 and Xbox One

The announcement was leaked via Twitter with a hastily deleted tweet, before 'Sonic the Hedgeblog' picked up on it and tweeted out the announcement trailer (below). "When we are in a position to properly announce it, with an official release date and official SEGA communication, we will. Stay tuned!" It won't be for while yet, given how long Sega has been around as a company, but its inevitability is quietly depressing.

Tech Vernon Philander claims to have Twitter account hacked
Author: 0 Vernon Philander claims to have Twitter account hacked

The 22-year-old, who took 11 wickets in the match, has appealed against the decision. The punishment saw Rabada break the eight-point barrier that triggers an immediate two-Test ban on the demerit system, effectively ruling him out of the final two matches of a series that is now locked at 1-1.

Tech Telangana Man Identified As Third Terrorist Killed In Anantnag Encounter
Author: 0 Telangana Man Identified As Third Terrorist Killed In Anantnag Encounter

Three militants, including Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen district commander Eisa Fazili aka Abu Yahya al Istashadi and Syed Owais Shafi alias Abu Barra , were killed in a brief encounter at Hakoora, Anantnag on March 12. According to reports, Toufeeq, alias Sultan Zabul Al Hindi alias Zarr Al Hindi, was associated with an outfit called "Ansar Ghazwatul Hind". Toufeeq was buried in north Kashmir's Baramulla district on Monday evening, police said.

Tech Jacksonville Jaguars: Bold City Blockade adds another piece
Author: 0 Jacksonville Jaguars: Bold City Blockade adds another piece

Yes, Norwell has come a long way since he was an undrafted free agent. Posluszny made one Pro Bowl (2013) and was part of one winning seasons (2017). An offensive guard, cornerback, safety and potentially another running back or defensive lineman are all critical needed offseason additions. He led the Jaguars in tackles five times.

Tech Nigel Bradham Re-Signs With The Philadelphia Eagles
Author: 0 Nigel Bradham Re-Signs With The Philadelphia Eagles

Bennett's ability to take snaps at defensive tackle is also going to help the Eagles recover from the likely loss of defensive tackle Beau Allen , who is expected to leave in free agency. It was a strong bounce back after Kendricks started just eight games in 2016 and finished with a career-low 28 tackles. Bradham played college football at Florida State University.

Tech Got a Busted Galaxy Phone? Samsung Has a Quick Fix
Author: 0 Got a Busted Galaxy Phone? Samsung Has a Quick Fix

One of the main reasons why iPhone owners are very loyal to Apple is because they can walk right into an Apple Store and get anything fixed on their device . The special Infinity Display glass on the S9 and S9 Plus makes it particularly hard to get these devices opened up and put back together again without something breaking, iFixit says.

Tech France will sue Apple, Google over developer treatment
Author: 0 France will sue Apple, Google over developer treatment

The minister said that sanctions might be applied that would be measured 'in millions of Euros'. The decision comes after a two-year investigation by the Finance Ministry that found contract terms were non-negotiable and effectively imposed on developers (which seems naive and obvious).

Tech Jeff Goldblums for the price of one
Author: 0 Jeff Goldblums for the price of one

Even better, he even took some of the more PG-rated tweets and acted out some of the internet's requests, pretending to do things like wake up a Goldblum-obsessed Twitter fan from a coma or studying the skin patterns on another Twitter fan's hands just like he did with Laura Dern in Jurassic Park .

Tech Faster Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ Launches
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Otherwise, the new Pi board is identical to the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B and Raspberry Pi 2, featuring four USB 2.0 ports, a 40-pin GPIO header, one full-size HDMI port, display and camera ports, and four-pole stereo output and composite video ports.

Tech Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference Kicks Off June 4 in San Jose
Author: 0 Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference Kicks Off June 4 in San Jose

Apple is expected to announce iOS 12 and the next version of macOS at WWDC. WWDC 2018 will be held at the McEnery Convention Center, the same location as past year. PDT. Last year , Apple announced iOS 11 as well products like the HomePod at the event. Apple will then randomly select developers who can then purchase a ticket for $1,599.

Tech Does recently declassified Navy video show a UFO?
Author: 0 Does recently declassified Navy video show a UFO?

Now, DeLonge's 'To The Stars' Academy, which was founded as a "consortium of scientists, aerospace engineers and creatives" who work together to explore exotic science and technologies, have revealed a new video showcasing live UFO footage.

Tech Facebook is 'beast' used to stoke Rohingya violence, says UN Burma report
Author: 0 Facebook is 'beast' used to stoke Rohingya violence, says UN Burma report

United Nations investigators probing a possible genocide in Myanmar on Tuesday blamed social media giant Facebook for spreading hate speech that led to violence against the Rohingyas. Human Rights Council that concluded it committed extreme human rights violations, probably amounting to crimes under global law, in its repression of several minority groups.

Tech Kitty Hawk is testing electric self-flying taxis in New Zealand
Author: 0 Kitty Hawk is testing electric self-flying taxis in New Zealand

Kitty Hawk, which has so far only demonstrated its piloted recreational hovercraft (a luxury item created to help it spur development of its autonomous air taxis) has been testing its autonomous electric passenger aircraft, which resembles a small plane with variable rotors that can go from a vertical alignment for take-off and landing, to a horizontal one for flying like an ordinary plane through the skies.

Tech President Trump set to meet Kim Jong-un with no conditions
Author: 0 President Trump set to meet Kim Jong-un with no conditions

Among the unverified reports so far is that Kim hopes to sign a peace treaty with Trump - a long-held goal of the North Korean regime. The 2018-2022 forecast said that, in particular, South Korea's T-50A is well placed to secure the Advanced Pilot Training (APT) project that could be worth some 14 trillion won (US$13 billion).

Tech Spotify launched in South Africa at R60/month
Author: 0 Spotify launched in South Africa at R60/month

Apple Music now has 38 million subscribers and 8 million users on three month free trials, Eddy Cue said. In addition to the 35 million songs already available on Spotify , it is also building up a collection of Israeli music and is already working with a range of local artists.

Tech Virginia win a healing moment that was bigger than basketball
Author: 0 Virginia win a healing moment that was bigger than basketball

Two years ago, the Orange finished 9-9 in the ACC and lost their first game in the ACC tournament . The Cavaliers headline the South Region bracket, earning a No. Notre Dame had a seven-game losing streak while preseason All-American Bonzie Colson was out injured and couldn't do enough by the time he returned.

Tech Microsoft Polishes Teams Story
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Microsoft Polishes Teams Story Adds host of new features, including direct routing to SIP trunks, and expanded hardware support . Essentially, this will allow people who speak different languages to fluidly communicate with one another by translating posts in channels and chat.

Author: 0 Honor 7C with Dual Rear Camera, Android Oreo Launched at $142

Unlikely to ever expand to the Western Hemisphere, the mid-range 6-incher looks similar but not completely identical to the popular Honor 7X on the outside. This skin comes with a variety of customisable options so you can easily makeover the home screen and can change the entire User Interface of the device.

Tech Philips Hue Outdoor Lighting Products Coming This Summer
Author: 0 Philips Hue Outdoor Lighting Products Coming This Summer

The company has now confirmed that the Philips Hue outdoor lights will be available for purchase this July. You can connect them to the Hue bridge, then control them via the accompanying app or with your voice. Simply choose a color which suits your mood, or even go one step further and change your lighting to reflect your guest's favorite color palette, dimming to create a more intimate setting as the night draws on.

Tech Google is promoting Android Wear with new name and logo
Author: 0 Google is promoting Android Wear with new name and logo

Android Wear has been around for a while now, but it hasn't picked up the pace as Google would have wanted. Apple now leads the way in the wearables sector, ahead of Xiaomi, Fitbit and Garmin, all products and brands not using Android Wear.

Tech Google honors chemist Sir William Henry Perkin with new Doodle
Author: 0 Google honors chemist Sir William Henry Perkin with new Doodle

Wikipedia said "through failing in trying to synthesise quinine for the treatment of malaria, he became successful in the field of dyes after his first discovery at the age of 18". He was quick to figure that the solution could be used to colour fabric. Hence the people wearing purple in the Google Doodle , a color too expensive for most people to wear, he made accessible to nearly all.

Tech Lower Priced 13-inch Retina MacBook Coming in June
Author: 0 Lower Priced 13-inch Retina MacBook Coming in June

This sounds like a compelling product, with better specs at a significantly cheaper price. The MacBook Air 2018 will have the new displays delivered by LG somewhere in April and the production of the new Apple's laptops should begin by the end of May or early June.

Tech New Alexa Feature Makes Follow-Up Commands Easier
Author: 0 New Alexa Feature Makes Follow-Up Commands Easier

For example, "Alexa, call mum" and she will oblige, or you can ask Alexa to drop in on a relative or a Echo Show in the nursery to check on your child. So, if you see the blue ring at the top of your device, you know Alexa is still listening. They can end their conversation with Alexa by simply saying "thank you", "stop", "cancel", or "go to sleep".

Tech WhatsApp will give you extra time to delete your embarrassing messages
Author: 0 WhatsApp will give you extra time to delete your embarrassing messages

With a recent beta (version 2.18.69) update to WhatsApp for Android , developers have extended the limit to delete messages for everyone to 8 minutes and 16 seconds. In order for messages to be successfully deleted for everyone, both you and your recipient must be using the latest version of WhatsApp for Android, iPhone or Windows Phone.

Tech Grab the default wallpaper for the Huawei P20 right here
Author: 0 Grab the default wallpaper for the Huawei P20 right here

In the same way, it is speculated that the upcoming Huawei P20 Lite may debut in select markets as Nova 3e . The Huawei Y9 (2018) edition not just gets dual cameras at the back but further on the appearance, making it an even charming smartphone in position with the modern industry trend.

Tech Scientology TV channel goes live
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The controversial group headed by David Miscavige is poised to launch its very won 24-hour channel on DirecTV , Apple TV, and Roku on Monday - and things are moving quickly to get it up and running. Audiences will be offered live TV, including full episodes of shows Meet a Scientologist , Voices for Humanity and L Ron Hubbard: In His Own Voice and Scientology Principles films.

Tech White House vows to arm teachers
Author: 0 White House vows to arm teachers

The National Rifle Association (NRA) last week sued to block a new Florida law , signed by Gov. Rick Scott, that prohibits gun sales to anyone under 21. Responding directly to last month's gun massacre at a Florida high school, the administration rolled out a series of policy proposals that focus largely on mental health and school safety initiatives.