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Tech Samsung Electronics operating profit hits record high in Q1
Author: 0 Samsung Electronics operating profit hits record high in Q1

Analysts expected the chip division to continue to drive profits, after contributing an estimated 10.7 trillion won to first-quarter earnings. This marks the fourth straight quarter in which the South Korean tech firm has beaten its record operating profit.

Tech Chevy Malibu: New face, new features, same size
Author: 0 Chevy Malibu: New face, new features, same size

It also gets new exterior colors options, revised interior trim and an additional available active safety feature: Low-Speed Forward Automatic Braking. Besides the range of new wheel designs, the rear end also gets subtle changes, most prominently the new "dual element" double Y-shaped LED taillights.

Tech Office 365 defends users against cybercrime
Author: 0 Office 365 defends users against cybercrime

Outlook.com also brings added layers of protection as they remain encrypted over a secure connection. "As these threats evolve, we are continuously improving detection capabilities to help keep you safe from the most advanced ransomware ".

Tech Foxconn Subsidiary To Manufacture Blockchain Smartphone From Sirin Labs
Author: 0 Foxconn Subsidiary To Manufacture Blockchain Smartphone From Sirin Labs

The smartphone can store and use digital currencies such as bitcoin securely and these can be used transactions without paying any fees, Reuters reported . The company claims that over 25000 units have already been pre-ordered, Bloomberg reported. The Android-based smartphone - called the Finney - is being built from the ground up, with special features that should appeal to cryptocurrency enthusiasts, including an app store for distributed apps (dapps), secure storage for crypto ...

Tech Craig Gilroy Issues Apology For Offensive WhatsApp Message
Author: 0 Craig Gilroy Issues Apology For Offensive WhatsApp Message

Gilroy said that he takes full responsibility for his actions and "in future will ensure the language I use in private or public better reflects who I am and what I stand for". He has also been capped for Ireland 10 times. "We are gathering to put pressure on Ulster Rugby not to re-employ the accused in the Belfast rape trial considering their reprehesible [sic] and misogynistic attitudes towards women as indicated in their WhatsApp messages".

Author: 0 Things we know about Google Pixel 3

Google had recently released the developer edition of Android P and the latest reports indicate that the term Pixel 3 has officially made an appearance in the AOSP code. In a commit titled "Cherrypick 'Add device config to decide which Auto Selection Network UI to use, ' the description reads , "This change added the config because the HAL V_1_2 only supports Pixel 3 , and the new Auto Selection Network UI is based on HAL V_1_2".

Tech Reasons the Galaxy S9, S9+ Are Worth Buying
Author: 0 Reasons the Galaxy S9, S9+ Are Worth Buying

If anything, there's too damn much, leaving you with a phone priced as much as your monthly mortgage payment. Insiders published information about the upcoming smartphone Samsung Galaxy J8 and J8 Plus. Samsung is releasing the Notebook Odyssey Z in Korea and China first (this month) before a scheduled U.S. release in Q3 2018. For photography, it comes with a 12 MP camera at the back with variable aperture, and on the front, it sports an 8 MP camera .

Tech Silver! Cyclists earn first Games medal for NZ
Author: 0 Silver! Cyclists earn first Games medal for NZ

The home crowd were served up a treat in the Anna Meares Velodrome as Australia created history with their world record-winning 4,000m gold. As per the rule in the Games, both losing semi-finalists will win a bronze medal, but the teenager doesn't want to sit quietly and want to strike gold for the country.

Tech OnePlus may launch Bullet wireless earphones with OnePlus 6
Author: 0 OnePlus may launch Bullet wireless earphones with OnePlus 6

The latest Bluetooth listing has confirmed a OnePlus Bullets Wireless headset and it might be the sequel to the popular OnePlus Bullet V2 earphones, as per a report by Nashville Chatter Class . In addition, the certification site also reveals that the reference qualified design of the headphones will be supported by Qualcomm Technologies. It is worth noting that the company has confirmed the OnePlus 6 will retain the 3.5mm headphone jack.

Tech Amazon wants more Alexa-powered lamps in the home
Author: 0 Amazon wants more Alexa-powered lamps in the home

Now, though, in a new firmware update, Amazon is changing things. However, if the tablet screen is off, and the Android slate is not plugged in to power, Alexa won't be listening. The update is now rolling out to both the Fire 7 and the Fire 8 HD. Once you've received and installed the latest Kindle Fire software update for the 7 or HD 8, enabling the new feature is rather simple.

Author: 0 Facebook simplifies terms of service, data policy following scandal

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told reporters on a conference call he accepted responsibility for the failure to protect user data, but maintained he was still the best person to lead the social network. U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May supported Information Commissioner Damian Collins' request for officials from Facebook and Cambridge Analytica to testify before the digital, culture, media and sport committee.

Author: 0 Google Home speakers to be Flipkart-exclusive: Everything you need to know

According to the report , a midrange Pixel smartphone, specifically for Indian users, may be launched in July-August this year. Before the mid-range Pixel handset arrives, Google is planning to launch multiple products in India, including the premium Pixelbook notebook, various intelligent home automation products, as well as its new smart speakers.

Tech Xiaomi's
Author: 0 Xiaomi's "BlackShark" could be the fastest gaming smartphone

From 6-8 April, there are also Mi Fan Festival promos available at the authorised Mi Stores in Suria KLCC, Queensbay Mall Penang and Pranging Mall Penang. However, it's also worth noting that Xiaomi already has a total of three manufacturing facilities in India - two which are set up in partnership with Foxconn, and one in partnership with Hipad Technologies.

Tech Late Sen. Bukar buried at Gabas cemetery Daura
Author: 0 Late Sen. Bukar buried at Gabas cemetery Daura

Bukar. We should emulate such rare and hardworking Nigerians for the progress of our country". According to a biographical sketch published by National Assembly, Bukar finished his primary education in Daura in 1968, and thereafter went to Government Secondary School, Katsina.

Tech Google's AI head boffin been poached by Apple
Author: 0 Google's AI head boffin been poached by Apple

Now, with Giannandrea joining Apple's arsenal, the company is likely to recruit more top level talents and also improve its algorithms. Since its debut on the iPhone 4S , Siri has gone from unbelievable to underwhelming as Amazon and Google has leapfrogged Apple's AI advantage.

Tech J&K: 2 CRPF jawans killed by stone pelters in Anantnag
Author: 0 J&K: 2 CRPF jawans killed by stone pelters in Anantnag

The two injured have been identified as Roop Singh (Driver of Wanton) and policeman Rayees Qamar (pillion rider). Kashmir police tweeted, " CRPF vehicle pelted upon at Hillar, Kokernag with the result Driver lost control and met with an accident.

Tech All of Facebook's privacy fixes have broken Tinder
Author: 0 All of Facebook's privacy fixes have broken Tinder

The idea is to show off a little bit of a user's personality to increase the odds that he/she will receive right swipes. Tinder has previously tried a number of different methods to achieve this same goal including introducing a new "Feed" that gives prospective matches much more information about your life beyond a short bio and handful of photos.

Tech Trump threatens Honduras aid over migrant 'caravan'
Author: 0 Trump threatens Honduras aid over migrant 'caravan'

The perceived inaction of Mexican officials caused consternation north of the border, but several sources working with migrants and involved in immigration issues said numerous marchers in past caravans set out after applying for either humanitarian visas or asylum, allowing them freedom of movement.

Tech Facebook users affected by Cambridge Analytica scandal increases to 87 million
Author: 0 Facebook users affected by Cambridge Analytica scandal increases to 87 million

Mark Zuckerberg plans to take questions from reporters about the changes during a 1:00pm Pacific conference call on the subject. He says Facebook has to ensure they do. CEO Mark Zuckerburg acknowledged the platform's rules and users' expectations were "broken". Separately, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and various authorities in Europe are investigating.

Tech Vending Machine - New Feature
Author: 0 Vending Machine - New Feature

Vending Machines have been much anticipated by Fortnite players, especially after a player actually encountered one in the wild while disconnected from the live servers. Once they arrive in-game, vending machines will allow players to exchange materials they've collected in the match for weapons and items of a randomly selected rarity.

Tech Far Cry 5 Live Event 'Well Done' is Now Live
Author: 0 Far Cry 5 Live Event 'Well Done' is Now Live

You have until Tuesday, April 10, which is when the Well Done event ends . As well as the hype around Far Cry 5 , this is likely driven by the fact that Playerunknown's Battlegrounds has been out for a year now, and sales are of course going to decelerate over time; PUBG was simply never going to maintain the upward trajectory it was on in its first year forever.

Tech Nokia 6 2018 launched in India
Author: 0 Nokia 6 2018 launched in India

Below is a list of Nokia Corporation (NYSE: NOK ) latest ratings and price target changes. Pre-bookings start from April 20, and the smartphone will go on sale from April 30. The device has 6-inch 18:9 Full HD+ display making it ideal for browsing, social media consumption, gaming and entertainment. First up, we aren't surprised of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset appearing there, as well as having 8GB of RAM , but what intrigues us is that the internal storage will be a ...

Author: 0 Apple rumoured to be creating TOUCHLESS iPhone controls and curved screen

Apple is preparing something new for its future iPhones. Unfortunately, because the iOS 11 .4 beta for the HomePod has yet to be released, it's impossible to test out the feature. The last big feature to grace iOS 11.4 beta 1 is Messages on iCloud. Outside of the expectation of these new features, we should also expect the new Schoolwork app for students and a ClassKit API to allow developers to make third-party applications to better support Apple's efforts to become a staple in the ...

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy A6+ to launch soon, spotted on company's website

Indeed, even as of late the organization was reputed to convey Android Oreo update for Galaxy S6, S6 edge, S6 edge+ and Note 5 yet unfortunately, the Galaxy S6 series cell phones are not getting any update as Samsung has finished support for security updates of these phones, uncovered yesterday.

Tech Trump wants military to do border control
Author: 0 Trump wants military to do border control

A spokeswoman for the White House did not immediately respond to an emailed request for comment. Trump has referenced the military in discussions of border security and immigration enforcement before. "We will be doing things with Mexico, and they have to do it, otherwise I'm not going to do with the NAFTA deal", Trump told reporters at the White House.

Tech Insomniac's Spider-Man PS4 Release Date To Be Announced Tomorrow
Author: 0 Insomniac's Spider-Man PS4 Release Date To Be Announced Tomorrow

In the new footage, we see Spider-Man free-roaming around the game's large environment, running up walls and sailing from building to building in fluid motions. Below you can find the new gameplay footage published by GameInformer . According to Insomniac , the open world of the game will be much bigger than ever it was in the previous games.

Tech Facebook Messenger adds support for 360 photos, HD video
Author: 0 Facebook Messenger adds support for 360 photos, HD video

Panoramic photos give an immersive view of landscapes and natural sceneries, so the new feature will come in handy when users want to show their friends the handsome place they are now visiting or have visited. Facebook is making messenger more visual, updating the service to include 360-degree photo, and HD video in a new update. Earlier this year, Facebook made it possible for users to share photos, videos, stickers and GIFs in Messenger.

Author: 0 Apple hires Google's Artificial Intelligence chief

Giannandrea was announced to be stepping down from Google only on Tuesday as part of a surprise reshuffle which will see him replaced by Jeff Dean and his other responsibilities as head of Search split off into a new role. For example, the front face of Apple's AI developings, Siri, is not on par with Google's own Assistant or Amazon's Alexa , not to mention that just about any smartphone manufacturer these days either has or is actively developing an AI-powered smart assistant.

Tech Turkey's Erzurum applies to host 2026 Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Turkey's Erzurum applies to host 2026 Winter Olympics

The IOC claim that these reforms have led to a large increase in interested bid cities for the Games, although the threat of referendums could still lead to drop-outs. In 2013, Istanbul lost to Tokyo in the vote for the 2020 Summer Olympics . The cost in Calgary of making a formal bid for the Olympics is about $30 million and the Calgary Bid Exploration Committee concluded previous year that hosting the 2026 Games would cost $4.6 billion.

Author: 0 Google's April 2018 Android security patch available for download

Google is reportedly gearing up to launch " Google Home " and " Google Home Mini " in India this month, and the announcement in this regard may come soon. It may be noted that Google has earlier launched the Assistant in Hindi in Allo, brought the English Assistant to more phones, and made a special version available for Reliance Jio feature phones.

Tech Chrono Trigger Steam Port Is Getting Patched, Will Bring Back Original Graphics
Author: 0 Chrono Trigger Steam Port Is Getting Patched, Will Bring Back Original Graphics

Announced on Chrono Trigger's Steam page , there was a quick update on what is being worked on and when fans can expect the patches to come out. With so many other vintage games already on Steam, such as multiple older Final Fantasy games and a number of other Sega classics put in compilations, you would think that Square Enix would put more effort into this stuff.

Author: 0 IOS 11.4 could finally bring Airplay 2 to the world

The last big feature to grace iOS 11.4 beta 1 is Messages on iCloud. Unfortunately, because the iOS 11.4 beta for the HomePod has yet to be released, it's impossible to test out the feature. This will allow you to sync your Message app data across all eligible Mac and iOS devices. What are your thoughts on iOS 11.4 beta 1? Presumably, the final release of iOS 11.4 will include the new education-focused ClassKit framework.