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Do not upgrade to iOS 11 if you use MS Office, Exchange Do not upgrade to iOS 11 if you use MS Office, Exchange
- September 22, 2017

The radios themselves, however, will keep humming in the background in a low-power state. It makes it easy to access different apps and also lets you toggle Wi-Fi and Bluetooth on or off. If you want to include audio from your phone's mic-for example, if you want to narrate a how-to video-use Touch ID to force press on the screen recording icon. (more...)
Fire HD 10: Amazon Gives Alexa a Bigger Role Fire HD 10: Amazon Gives Alexa a Bigger Role
- September 20, 2017

There are three color options, with black being the dullest and the Marine Blue and Punch Red being bolder choices. The new Amazon Fire tablet has a 1080p 10.1-inch screen. It looks and functions as tablet, but also has the capabilities of Amazon Echo . "The $149.99 device includes a 10.1" widescreen 1080p display (1920 x 1200) with over two million pixels (224 ppi). (more...)
Intel Partners With Waymo on Latest Auto Intel Partners With Waymo on Latest Auto
- September 20, 2017

Intel had recently announced the acquisition of Mobileye , an autonomous vision company for US$15 bn. Intel has announced it is teaming up with with Alphabet's Waymo self-driving unit. However, it wasn't until Waymo started the Chrysler Pacifica minivan project that it began working more closely with the chipmaker. Second, Waymo is serious about its fully autonomous vehicle to the point that it is building its own proprietary computer technology that will include integrating ... (more...)
Nintendo Handheld Gets Minecraft But Only on New 3DS & 2DS Systems Nintendo Handheld Gets Minecraft But Only on New 3DS & 2DS Systems
- September 15, 2017

This marks yet another partnership with Nintendo for Minecraft , which previously launched on Wii U and most recently on Nintendo Switch . As we learned, this version will feature some peculiar features that allow Minecraft to fit perfectly to the portable nature of Nintendo's handheld consoles. (more...)
President Trump orders government purge of Kaspersky security products President Trump orders government purge of Kaspersky security products
- September 14, 2017

A Kaspersky Lab spokesperson said in a statement that the company is disappointed in the DHS decision and will provide additional information "to confirm that these allegations are completely unfounded". Concerns about Kaspersky software had been brewing for years, according to one former official who told The Post that some congressional staffers were warned by federal law enforcement officials as early as November 2015 not to meet with employees from Kaspersky, over concerns about ... (more...)
'Active Shooter Alert' Issued at New Hampshire Medical Center 'Active Shooter Alert' Issued at New Hampshire Medical Center
- September 13, 2017

The New Hampshire Attorney General's office as well as New Hampshire State Police, Lebanon police, Vermont State Police and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives responded to the scene to search for the shooter. Police in the town of Lebanon confirmed that one suspect was arrested shortly before 3 p.m., 90 minutes after the initial alert. Hospital spokesman Mike Barwell says that Dartmouth-Hitchcock is "currently locked down" and that local and state police are on site. (more...)
Two school officials held over student's murder Two school officials held over student's murder
- September 12, 2017

Clearly on the back foot after the public outcry, Haryana Education Minister Rambilas Sharma on Sunday said the management of Ryan International and the owner have been booked under the Juvenile Act. Police also accused both of tampering with evidence. The police had on Friday arrested a bus conductor of the school after the Class II student was spotted outside a toilet, crawling and bleeding profusely before he died. (more...)
Honor 6 Play Is Official With 2GB Of RAM, 3020mAh Battery Honor 6 Play Is Official With 2GB Of RAM, 3020mAh Battery
- September 08, 2017

Meanwhile, Honor 6 Play will be China from Thursday for CNY 599 (or approx Rs 5880). The smart phone is budget mobile and offering lots of feature, the camera quality are extremely awesome and the phone has 32 GB of Internal Storage which is enough. (more...)
Facebook reveals alleged Russia-funded political ad campaign in US Facebook reveals alleged Russia-funded political ad campaign in US
- September 08, 2017

Instead, they focused on "amplifying divisive social and political messages across the ideological spectrum". As the WP points out, this revelation follows a Time report from May claiming that United States intelligence officials had found proof of politically targeted, Kremlin-affiliated Facebook ad buys during the 2016 Presidential election . (more...)
New Nissan Leaf revealed with semi-autonomous driving capabilities New Nissan Leaf revealed with semi-autonomous driving capabilities
- September 07, 2017

The Leaf will be the first Nissan in the U.S.to feature the company's ProPilot autonomous driving tech. Most of which have been focused on the automated-driver assistance features, including Nissan's patented ProPILOT semi-autonomous technology and self-parking capabilities. (more...)
Scientists detect a potential Intermediate-mass black hole in the Milky Way Scientists detect a potential Intermediate-mass black hole in the Milky Way
- September 07, 2017

While only about 60 of these smaller black holes have been confirmed, scientists estimate our galaxy contains about 100 million of them . This "mid-sized" black hole is still 100,000 times more massive than our sun. The researchers wanted to understand the peculiar movements of the cloud's gases. Black holes are formed when the centres of giant stars collapse in upon themselves. (more...)
Xbox One games with mouse and keyboard support coming soon Xbox One games with mouse and keyboard support coming soon
- September 06, 2017

This time around, however, they're going to take a slightly different approach. Greenberg then talked about a newly-announced partnership with Samsung, and the TV manufacturer is going to be promoting Xbox One X "everywhere they go", including their ads. (more...)
Huawei Introduces Kirin 970 Mobile AI Computing Platform Huawei Introduces Kirin 970 Mobile AI Computing Platform
- September 04, 2017

Kirin 970 , uses 10nm leading process technology and brings together classic computing, graphics, image and digital signal processing power, which typically required separate chips and took up more spaces. This was found in the previous generation processor Kirin 960. This has been confirmed by Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Ground at the event. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi A1 hits Geekbench Xiaomi Mi A1 hits Geekbench
- September 04, 2017

Let's take a look at the few key hints given by Xiaomi about the new device. Xiaomi has been teasing the "global launch" of a new smartphone next week, with an event being held in New Delhi on Tuesday, September 5. So, if Mi Mix 2 will really come with the latest processor is still unclear. But, it is noteworthy that Snapdragon 836 chip is yet to be official and Mi Mix 2 is launching on September 11 , which is next week. (more...)
Neighboring Earth Size Exoplanets Trappist 1 May Hold Water Neighboring Earth Size Exoplanets Trappist 1 May Hold Water
- September 02, 2017

Vincent Bourrier, from the Observatoire de l'Université de Genève, who led the worldwide team of astronomers, makes it clear though, that with the data they have and current telescope technology, no definitive conclusion can be drawn on the water content of the exoplanets. (more...)
Ohio St., Indiana relish glitz of big stage Ohio St., Indiana relish glitz of big stage
- September 02, 2017

The Buckeyes dominated the later stages of the second half, showing their experience and talent was just too much for the upstart Hoosiers to handle. Mike Weber is also back after leading Ohio State in rushing with 1,096 yards and nine touchdowns. He's thick, runs well after contact and, teamed with Barrett, gives the Buckeyes the same reliable power running game that has always been there under Meyer. (more...)
Sony and Panasonic joins the smart speaker market with Google's voice assistant Sony and Panasonic joins the smart speaker market with Google's voice assistant
- September 02, 2017

And that's more due to the Japanese OEM's expertise in building top notch audio equipment. The forthcoming keen speaker, LF-S50G, can be utilized to control brilliant home gadgets like lights. Furthermore, the driver is backed by a dedicated bottom firing subwoofer. With a cylindrical design reminiscent (or arguably derivative) of the HomePod , the LF-S50G is available in black, blue, and white. (more...)
Windows 10 Fall Creators Update launch date announced Windows 10 Fall Creators Update launch date announced
- September 02, 2017

So, if you're eager to get your hands on the Fall Creators Update , you can either play guinea pig with the Insider Preview right now, or wait just over a month and a half for the software to reach RTM status. Augmented reality overlays text, sounds, graphics and video on real-world images that users actually see in front of them, while virtual reality creates entirely computer-generated worlds. (more...)
Asus unveils its stylish Windows Mixed Reality headset Asus unveils its stylish Windows Mixed Reality headset
- August 31, 2017

This new plug-and-play solution also makes Microsoft's headsets much more portable than either the Vive or Rift. Sean also reports the controllers are not completely comfortable to use, but this is likely something which will vary from hand-size to hand-size. (more...)
Expedia boss set to take over at Uber Expedia boss set to take over at Uber
- August 30, 2017

With the bulk of Uber's troubles being tied to Kalanick, investors intervened by calling on him to step down as CEO and following consultations and pressure, he agreed to resign his position. Khosrowshahi tryst with CEO-ship started when Expedia spun away from the IAC conglomerate in 2005. While the driver was convicted of the assault in India in 2015, that lawsuit was filed after Kalanick and two other Uber executives privately floated an outlandish conspiracy theory that the woman ... (more...)
Bill Nye Is Suing The Walt Disney Co Bill Nye Is Suing The Walt Disney Co
- August 28, 2017

The industry website reported that Bill Nye the Science Guy ran on PBS from 1994 to 1999 and also was syndicated to local stations. Bill Nye , the Science Guy, participates in AOL's BUILD Speaker Series to discuss his new book, "Unstoppable: Harnessing Science To Change The World", at AOL Studios on Thursday, Dec. (more...)
Mysterious Babylonian tablet discovered by real Indiana Jones has finally been deciphered Mysterious Babylonian tablet discovered by real Indiana Jones has finally been deciphered
- August 26, 2017

If the UNSW study does show how the tablet was used to find approximate solutions to equations involving triangles, only speculative historical context can determine exactly how the tablet was applied in day-to-day life said Wildberger. Discovered in the early 1900s, the tablet has been of interest to mathematicians for years because it describes Pythagoras' theorem, yet is thought to have been created around 1800BC, more than a thousand years before Pythagoras was born and started tinkering ... (more...)
IPhone 8 Price Leak Hints At Mammoth Leap From Last Year IPhone 8 Price Leak Hints At Mammoth Leap From Last Year
- August 26, 2017

In patent application 20170242499 titled "Noise Correction for a Stylus Touch Device", Apple notes that their patent figure 1 shows a touch screen such as a 'smartphone or tablet.' The patent later specifically clarifies that the smartphone and tablet are indeed an iPhone and iPad. (more...)
SpaceX Launches Earth-Observing Satellite, Lands Rocket on Ship at Sea SpaceX Launches Earth-Observing Satellite, Lands Rocket on Ship at Sea
- August 25, 2017

Eastern, at the beginning of a 42-minute launch window. The rocket took off from SpaceX's launch facility 4E at California's Vandenberg Air Force Base as planned, carrying the NSPO's FORMOSAT-5 satellite to orbit, where it was deployed successfully. (more...)
Samsung confirms plans to launch a smart speaker
- August 24, 2017

The WSJ reported in July that Samsung was developing a voice-activated speaker powered by its digital assistant Bixby. But, technically, he didn't specify whether Samsung's speaker will feature Bixby. With the announcement, Bixby Voice, which has been due since April, was first released in the USA in July, and now it is being made available in around 200 countries. (more...)
Incredible Photo Shows International Space Station Flying Through Solar Eclipse Incredible Photo Shows International Space Station Flying Through Solar Eclipse
- August 23, 2017

The space station crossed the path of the eclipse three times as it orbited above the continental United States at an altitude of 250 miles. Starting off the coast of OR and leaving U.S. NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson, Jack Fischer and Randy Bresnik, along with cosmonauts Fyodor Yurchikhin and Sergey Ryazansky and European Space Agency astronaut Paolo Nespoli are now aboard the spacecraft. (more...)
Why did Verizon kill the Unlimited plan that everyone loved? Why did Verizon kill the Unlimited plan that everyone loved?
- August 23, 2017

These include Go Unlimited (starting at $75 for a single line), Beyond Unlimited ($85 for the first line), and Business Unlimited . We reported last month about Verizon's throttling streak with streaming services like Netflix and YouTube for "unlimited" plan users. (more...)
Casper Can Recycle Eclipse Glasses to Astronomers Without Borders Casper Can Recycle Eclipse Glasses to Astronomers Without Borders
- August 23, 2017

But if you can't stand clutter and are desperate to send your glasses off right away, mail them to: Explore Scientific , 101 S. 48th St., Springdale, AR 72762. There's actually something charitable you can do with the leftovers rather than simply tossing them in the garbage like you may have already done. That's good news for those looking forward to the next eclipse that will occur across North America in 2024. (more...)
HTC drops Vive price to $600 with Viveport subscription HTC drops Vive price to $600 with Viveport subscription
- August 22, 2017

This new price drop is clearly created to make the Vive more accessible to a wider market, and brings it closer to the Rift's current £400 price point. To reach the masses, Steiber thinks there are various factors that should be worked upon, one of them being the price. Thankfully, those wishing to pick up a Vive can now do so for far less, as HTC has slashed 200 bucks off the system's cost, bringing the price down to $599. (more...)
Asteroid size of 40 football fields to scoot by Earth in September Asteroid size of 40 football fields to scoot by Earth in September
- August 21, 2017

On September 1, an asteroid nearly three miles wide will safely fly by Earth. Florence asteroid with a diameter of 4.4 km, will fly at a distance of seven million kilometres from the planet (18 of the distance from the earth to the moon). (more...)
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Will Revolve Around the Pokemon Necrozma Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Will Revolve Around the Pokemon Necrozma
- August 19, 2017

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon are a curious duo for Nintendo's pocket monster franchise. In these new versions of the game, "a story unfolds on a grand scale, with the Legendary Pokemon Solgaleo , Lunala , and Necrozma at its center". (more...)
Microsoft could release an Xbox One X 'Project Scorpio' edition Microsoft could release an Xbox One X 'Project Scorpio' edition
- August 19, 2017

Both listings encourage buyers to pre-order the console before it's gone forever, indicating that the edition should be limited. All of the streams can be viewed on PC, Xbox One , or on mobile devices via the official Mixer apps. Crackdown 3 will be available for Xbox One and PC. It has been a couple of months since Microsoft first announced the Xbox One X alongside some of the more important details like specs, supported games, a release date and price. (more...)
Volcanoes Discovered Under Antarctica's Ice Volcanoes Discovered Under Antarctica's Ice
- August 17, 2017

The volcanoes were hidden under the Antarctic ice sheet and uncovered via publicly available radar mapping data. Previous studies have also hinted at the presence of the volcanoes #Beneath The Ice , but due to the presence of the immensely thick layer of the ice covering the surface, it has been immensely hard to study the geology. (more...)
Google to ban white supremacist website that was forced out by GoDaddy Google to ban white supremacist website that was forced out by GoDaddy
- August 16, 2017

The article was headlined: " Heather Heyer: woman killed in road rage incident was a fat, childless 32-year-old slut". The Daily Stormer has become notorious as one of the central neo-Nazi websites on the internet. However, some experts have cast doubt over whether the site has been hacked by an established member of Anonymous , with others claiming it was a stunt by the Daily Stormer itself. (more...)
United States remains poised to attack North Korea
- August 15, 2017

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Joseph Dunford at the presidential office on Monday. "Nobody's looking for war", the four-star general added. "What matters is that if a second conflict (on the peninsula) erupts, that can not help but lead to a nuclear war", the North's official Korean Central News Agency said in a commentary. (more...)
Mattis warns North Korea of 'destruction of its people' Mattis warns North Korea of 'destruction of its people'
- August 10, 2017

In a statement, Mattis said the U.S. and its allies would win any arms race or conflict with North Korea. He added that USA and allied militaries now have "the most precise, rehearsed and robust defensive and offensive capabilities on Earth". (more...)
Sea fleas: the creatures behind Melbourne teenager Sam Kanizay's horrific leg injuries Sea fleas: the creatures behind Melbourne teenager Sam Kanizay's horrific leg injuries
- August 09, 2017

Dr Walker-Smith told Fairfax he believed the bleeding wouldn't stop because of the anti-coagulant being released by the fleas to stop the blood from clotting, in the same way leeches behave. "He (Kanizay) must have been very, very cold and he wouldn't have felt it", added Weir, who experienced a similar injury on his forehead after a night dive 40 years ago. (more...)
Google techie's anti-diversity 'manifesto' angers employees Google techie's anti-diversity 'manifesto' angers employees
- August 09, 2017

He also wrote women "prefer jobs in social and artistic areas" while more men "may like coding because it requires systemising", in the the memo which gained attention online over the weekend and was shared on the tech blog Gizmodo . Pichai's memo, titled "Our words matter", states that the contents of the email were "fair to debate, regardless of whether a vast majority of Googlers disagree with it", according to Recode . (more...)
Partial Lunar Eclipse To Be Visible Across India Monday Night
- August 09, 2017

In honor of the event, officials over at the Shreve Memorial Library are hosting an All-American Eclipse Viewing party at the Broadmoor Library in Shreveport. A partial lunar eclipse is when the earth moves between the Sun and Moon but they do not make a perfectly straight line. Wichita State University's Greg Novacek offers the following tips on how to watch a solar eclipse safely. (more...)
Breakthrough Device Heals Organs and Skin with a Single Touch Breakthrough Device Heals Organs and Skin with a Single Touch
- August 09, 2017

Researchers also said that the TNT is not limited on skin cells. Well, now you don't have to look any farther than Columbus, Ohio, where researchers from the Wexner Medical Center at the Ohio State University have developed a device capable of repairing organs with a single touch. (more...)

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