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Tech Market Podcast: Sensex, Nifty snap two-day gains in volatile trade
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The markets had opened flat before plunging 100 points in mid-day trade. This is its highest closing since February 5 when it had ended at 34,757.16. and tightening of H1-B visa procedure". Reliance Industries was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, surging 3.70 per cent, while the BSE Energy index outperformed all other sectoral indices by a wide margin.

Tech PlayStation Plus free games for May revealed
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Still, It's an acquired taste; but, if you've been interested in Detroit: Become Human and haven't played the recently released demo , Beyond: Two Souls is a good example of what you can expect in terms of overall gameplay. Beyond: Two Souls isn't always a game you feel you have to play, but as an experience it's practically unmissable". Rayman Legends though? I could have sworn it was part of the Instant Game Collection before, but apparently not.

Tech AG Jeff Sessions declines to comment on recusal on Trump lawyer Cohen
Author: 0 AG Jeff Sessions declines to comment on recusal on Trump lawyer Cohen

Phone and email messages left for a Justice Department spokesman and Myers were not returned Wednesday, April 25. "I do have confidence in him". "It is the policy of the Department of Justice that those who have recused themselves not state the details of it or confirm the investigation or the scope and nature of the investigation".

Tech CPM in back seat, it's BJP vs TMC in Bengal poll killings
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Along with the order, the high court rejected the petitions filed by BJP and Congress complaining about the West Bengal Panchayat poll nomination process. Nilanjan Shandilya gave an undertaking before the court that the nominations would be treated as valid and the candidates' names would appear in the ballot papers.

Tech Opera Touch: A mobile browser designed for on-the-go professionals
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Released Wednesday, the webpage for Opera Touch mentioned that the browser has a faster search capability and is meant to be integrated with the desktop browser from Opera so users can transition seamlessly from one to the other. The browser also comes with Opera's ad blocker and crypto jacking protection.With Opera's desktop browser , version 52 launching today, Opera Touch can share information by scanning a QR code, thus doing away with the hassle of logins and passwords, as well ...

Tech Palestinians die of wounds sustained in Gaza protests
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Abu Hussein is survived by his widowed mother, Rajaa, his 20-year-old sister Luna and his 16-year-old brother Diyaa, with whom he lived in Jabaliya refugee camp in northern Gaza . The Israeli army did not immediately comment on the incident. Murtaja had recently been hired by a Norwegian advocacy group and had also been screened by the US government before his company received a USAID grant.

Tech You can now upload multiple photos/videos to Instagram Stories at once
Author: 0 You can now upload multiple photos/videos to Instagram Stories at once

All you have to do is tap on the new icon at the top-right corner of media upload screen, and then select the photos and videos you want to upload. On the edit screen, a preview of all the media selected will appear lined up at the bottom. This should make it simple for users sharing memories of their past weekend's adventures, their awesome worldwide trip, and more. Keep in mind that each item will be uploaded in the order you select them, and you can only choose a maximum of 10 files at a ...

Tech ME officer shot and killed responding to robbery
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Route 2 in Norridgewock, about 60 miles west of Bangor, state police said. Reacting to the tragic news of the fallen deputy, Somerset County Sheriff Dale Lancaster offered these comments , via CBS Boston . Cops say they found the police auto at about 5 a.m.in Norridgewock, which is located in central ME, and that the suspect fled the area on foot. The pictures were captured by the dashboard of Cole's cruiser.

Tech Samsung's 970 Pro and 970 Evo SSDs are insanely fast
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Samsung has announced its third generation of NVMe-based SSD. For years now, Samsung has been a giant in the SSD market thanks to consistent releases of high-performing drives. For more information, including warranty details, please visit www.samsung.com/SSD , www.samsungssd.com . The company is redefining the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, digital appliances, network systems, and memory, system LSI, foundry and LED solutions.

Tech 'Honor Killing' of an Italian woman in Pakistan, Father, and uncle arrested
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Pakistani police say Cheema died on April 18 under mysterious circumstances. "Police have taken samples from her stomach and sent them for forensic examination", Gujjar said. The reports further alleged that Cheema's parents had been forcing her to marry someone in the family in the days leading up to her death. Hence the men of the family perfectly planned and killed her and lifted the crime scene as an accident scene.

Tech Sonic Mania Plus release date announced
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Sonic Mania Plus will include time trials and an Encore mode that will scale as levels go up. Sonic Mania Plus is essentially an upgraded of the original title from past year. Sonic Mania was developed by Christian Whitehead, Headcannon, and PagodaWest Games in collaboration with Sonic Team. Sonic Mania Plus comes with additional content not included with Sonic Mania , such as Encore Mode with remixed stages and four-player Competition Mode.

Tech Lexus launching stylish new ES midsize sedan model
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The once somnambulant ES 350 , which was so comfortable it put you to sleep, will be a little more lively - so much more so that there will even be an F Sport version, Lexus revealed simultaneously in Beijing and LA. Also exclusive to the F Sport is a Sport+ mode for the Drive Mode Select system, which engages the most responsive engine, transmission and suspension settings, and an Engine Sound Enhancement feature that "adds an additional layer of engine noise that enhances the natural ...

Tech Finland's free money experiment didn't go very well
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They rejected extra funding [for it]... The BBC reports the remarks of Finnish UBI designer Professor Olli Kangas , who said: "The eagerness of the government is evaporating". Supporters argue it would help unemployed people into temporary work by providing a guaranteed safety net between jobs as well as addressing insecurities associated with the so-called "gig economy", boosting mobility in the labour market and helping more people out of poverty.

Tech Sanju teaser: When Barack Obama and 'Munna Bhai' met!
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The creative Twitterati went in an overdrive to create memes based on the Sanju poster starring Ranbir Kapoor and we can not stop LOLing. In the teaser , Ranbir manages to look the part and carry Dutt's characteristic gait. In the teaser, we can see Ranbir in different appearances of Sanjay Dutt narrating the life story of the actor and the ups and downs he faced. Also, Rishi Kapoor talked about his life with son Ranbir Kapoor in the recent interview session.

Tech Strange Brigade Unveils New Story Trailer and a Release Date
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It'll be down to you to kick evil right back into its sarcophagus. Here, the Witch Queen Seteki has arisen from the dead, commanding a legion of undead mummified abominations out to wreak havoc. The Strange Brigade Collector's Edition (pictured below) is also available to pre-order, with a steelbook case copy of the game, a 64-page hardback artbook, build your own airship model, and a suitcase-like collector's edition box.

Tech Is the Apple iPhone X dead?
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Apple is reportedly gearing up to introduce three new iPhones in 2018 and one of them will be more popular than the others, according to Kuo. "Apple appears to uphold its strategy to continue promoting OLED models". Campling whose firm has been tracking TSMC inventory data for more than a decade told CNBC that "The simple problem with X is that it is too expensive".

Tech Tegra X1 vulnerability found, affects the Google Pixel C and Nvidia Shield
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Randy Copeland, CEO of system builder Velocity Micro, which uses Nvidia chips to build enthusiast systems, said he hasn't heard anything from Nvidia about potential security issues on the chips. A report by Digital Foundry reckons the exploit "cannot be patched". As luck would have it, the fail0verflow team had tweeted an image of a device created to short a pin in the slot meant for the right Joy-Con on the console and presumably holding the up volume button at boot to activate the ...

Tech Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 1 now on display shelves
Author: 0 Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 1 now on display shelves

The Finland based smartphone manufacturer has already sent out media invites for the Nokia X6 launch and is all set launch the phone on April 27 in its home market. Model numbers mentioned for the two variants are TA-1109 and TA-1099, and based on the listing, these will likely be budget smartphones. The phone is said to be coming in two versions: one with Snapdragon 636 and 6GB RAM and the other with MediaTek Helio P60 SoC with 4GB RAM.

Tech Amazon's Top-Secret Home Robot Project May Clean Up
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Lab126 went on a robotics expert hiring spree a year ago with job titles like "Sensors Engineer" and "Senior Robotics Engineer" being advertised under the Lab126 name, to divert attention from Amazon as the parent. Amazon is known for taking risks and getting into categories well ahead of its competitors (just look at the Amazon Echo), and the mega etailer could be looking to do that once again with robots for your home .

Tech Dark Souls Remastered: New Gameplay Trailer
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I tell ya, May 25th can not get here soon enough. If you remember, when Dark Souls Remastered was announced earlier this year, the game's page on Namco's own store featured a line that promised a 50% discount to owners of Prepare to Die Edition on PC .

Tech Microsoft Adding Discord Connectivity Across Xbox One and Windows 10
Author: 0 Microsoft Adding Discord Connectivity Across Xbox One and Windows 10

The feature isn't available just yet, but Microsoft says it will soon be available for Xbox Insiders to test in preview. It's not clear when the option will arrive on the Discord app on desktop or mobile, though. If you want to link your account on PC the way to do it is similar. We should hear more information regarding Xbox Live's advancements at this year's E3.

Tech Stocks show little movement early; 10-year Treasury yield nears 3%
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 84 points, or 0.4%, to 24,528. The Nasdaq Composite fell 17.52 points, or 0.25%, to 7,128.60. Bond prices continue to fall and the yield on the 10-year Treasury note drew closer to 3 percent, a milestone it hasn't reached since January 2014.

Tech Wolfenstein II Will Release on Nintendo Switch in June, Official Trailer Revealed
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Before you get excited, realize that there are still a couple of months left before you can play this installment on Switch. The developer has a satisfying romp on its hands choc full of evil Nazi killing mayhem. Wolfenstein 2 will arrive on the Big N's hybrid box in all its uncensored, over-the-top glory, and is being handled by Panic Button, the same studio that helped bring DOOM to the Switch past year.

Tech Facebook removed 1.9M bits of terror content in Q1
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A shorter version was previously available online. Facebook recently claimed that it has removed or added a warning label on 1.9 million pieces of content related to terrorism . The document is filled with striking details about very specific issues. A small group of reporters was allowed to observe the meeting last week on the condition that they could describe process, but not substance.

Tech To-play 'Battle Royale H1Z1' hits PS4 very soon
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The granddaddy of Battle Royale games is coming to PS4, complete with revamped gameplay and the promise of 60fps gameplay on PS4 Pro . H1Z1 on PS4 is designed specifically for the console and focuses exclusively on the core elements that make battle royale exciting.

Tech Spotify Targets 1.5 Billion YouTube Users With New Free Service
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Fifteen new on-demand playlists offer the ability to pick and play any track within our curated lists-without skipping tracks or waiting on shuffle to bring up the music you love. However, Spotify isn't planning on giving everything away in its new free mobile app. Ads will be sticking around in the free version, and not all songs will be available on demand or offline.

Tech Huawei P20 Lite and P20 Pro smartphones launched in India
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Meanwhile, the Title Sponsorship of Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) Saudi Arabia of this event was remarkable. The P20 Pro comes in Black, Midnight Blue, Pink Gold and Champagne Gold colors. The phone can record 1080p videos. At the top is an 8-megapixel camera with 3x optical zoom, aperture of F/2.4 and OIS (optical image stabilisation).

Tech Psychologist defends role in Facebook data scandal
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The psychologist behind an app that harvested data from 50 million Facebook users said on Sunday that he "never heard a word" of opposition from Facebook . "That was just the normal business as usual practice". "And it's been changed in particular because I think that core idea that we had - that everybody knows and nobody cares - was fundamentally flawed".

Tech Xbox May Update Will Add 120Hz Display Refresh Rate
Author: 0 Xbox May Update Will Add 120Hz Display Refresh Rate

This is due to the Xbox One's HDMI port, which can only support 120Hz at 1080p and 1440p. A New Refresh RateOne of the things Microsoft added in April was a variable refresh rate. This feature has been worked upon to now let users trim their captured clips directly from the "Guide". This can be changed in the Display & Sound section of the settings, under Video Output.

Tech YouTube reveals it took down 8 million videos in 3 months
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The first YouTube Community Guidelines Enforcement Report - a part of Google's Transparency Report site - covers October to December 2017 and will be released quarterly. Youtube's anti-abuse algorithms removed 6.7 million videos even before they received a single view. "At the beginning of 2017, 8 percent of the videos flagged and removed for violent extremism were taken down with fewer than 10 views.3 We introduced machine learning flagging in June 2017".

Tech The Witcher Netflix TV show could be out in 2020
Author: 0 The Witcher Netflix TV show could be out in 2020

The only other fun bit of information Hissrich announced is that the Netflix original show will be filmed in Eastern Europe , which is the ideal location for this series. Those who played the video games and read the books know the story takes place in a place like the cities and villages of Eastern Europe. More information regarding the upcoming The Witcher Netflix show has been revealed.

Tech Mexican Immigration Control Could Be Trade Deal Condition
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Trump added the country could not accept "what is happening" and that his administration would explore any option available, including the ongoing NAFTA negotiations, to ensure the security of America's southern border. Even so, differences still remain on US demands to change dispute resolution mechanisms, and other issues. Mexico, which has very tough immigration laws, should prevent people from crossing the border and entering the United States.

Tech May 2018 Xbox Free Games With Gold Revealed
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Set in Afghanistan and Zaire, "Phantom Pain" follows mercenary leader Snake in his quest for revenge. First on Xbox One , you can ring in America's past-time with Super Mega Baseball 2 . The second game is also published by Sega because the underrated Vanquish is also available from May 16th until May 31st. That said, May will bring four different titles on both Xbox 360 and Xbox One and an opportunity to gain over 3k of gamerpoints.