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Apple's Tim Cook says DACA is about 'basic human dignity' Apple's Tim Cook says DACA is about 'basic human dignity'
- September 21, 2017

Overall, many consider the iPhone 8 is the option for those who want the latest "real" iPhone . "I understand inflation, etc" one viewer asked, "but don't you find the price tag for the iPhone X out of reach for the average American?" However, people might not like such a heavy and even fragile phone. (more...)
Hospital Removes Nurses That Called Newborns 'Mini Satans' Hospital Removes Nurses That Called Newborns 'Mini Satans'
- September 20, 2017

In addition to the photo, a video shows another employee wearing medical scrubs holding a newborn infant by the armpits while rocking the baby to rap music playing in the background. "We've notified the patient's parents". The Naval Hospital Jacksonville posted an apology via Facebook, calling the posts "outrageous". "Let's see if they face charges or if this will be swept under the rug because they're 'young, made a mistake and deeply apologize, '" questioned one. (more...)
Stout vs. Seattle: Packers' defense fuels opening triumph Stout vs. Seattle: Packers' defense fuels opening triumph
- September 12, 2017

It seemed like the momentum might carry through the playoffs after a big divisional round win over the Giants, but, like the Seahawks , they were no match for the red-hot Falcons in the NFC championship game . Sunday's over/under is 51. Green Bay Packers saw off the Seattle Seahawks 17-9 in their home season opener at Lambeau Field , thanks to a much-improved performance from their defence. (more...)
Woodburn, 17, revives Wales World Cup bid Woodburn, 17, revives Wales World Cup bid
- September 07, 2017

Once again though, it was Ben Woodburn who made all the difference when it mattered as Wales finally took the lead with ten minutes to go. They dug in against Austria and the youngster Ben Woodburn did fantastically well to secure them the win. (more...)
Attractive 10th anniversary Witcher video gives thanks to players Attractive 10th anniversary Witcher video gives thanks to players
- September 06, 2017

In The Witcher , you play as the professional monster hunter, Geralt of Rivia, tasked with finding a child of prophecy in a vast open world rich with merchant cities, viking pirate islands, unsafe mountain passes, and forgotten caverns to explore. (more...)
Record-breaking NASA astronaut return back to Earth Record-breaking NASA astronaut return back to Earth
- September 03, 2017

The Mission Control Center reports that the Soyuz MS-04 spacecraft has undocked from the International Space Station with three crew members on board. Whitson ranks behind a handful of Russian cosmonauts record-setters who spent time on Russia's Mir space station as well as the International Space Station (ISS), where Whitson spent her most recent mission. (more...)
Microsoft reveals release date for Windows Mixed Reality headsets Microsoft reveals release date for Windows Mixed Reality headsets
- September 02, 2017

Some users will be disappointed to know that the Timeline feature may not come with the Fall Creators Update . All of this innovation will be brought to life by a range of beautifully designed, and feature rich modern devices available from our hardware partners this holiday. (more...)
Court in Kenya declares election result invalid Court in Kenya declares election result invalid
- September 02, 2017

The election commission had declared incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta the victor of last month's election. "A lot of them actually belong in jail and therefore we are going to ask prosecution for all the electoral commission officials who have committed this monstrous crime against the people of Kenya ", Odinga said . (more...)
Tough-Talking Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke Resigns Tough-Talking Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke Resigns
- September 01, 2017

Clarke has been a vocal supporter of President Donald Trump and has been rumored as a nominee for secretary of the US Department of Homeland Security. Milwaukee Sherriff David Clarke has made a name for himself outside of catching bad guys. "That [private] contract is run out of the House of Correction, and they report to the county executive". (more...)
Ezenwa to start as Eagles offer support to Ikeme Ezenwa to start as Eagles offer support to Ikeme
- September 01, 2017

The Eagles are now topping the group on 6 points, four points above Cameroon, and five above Algeria and Zambia. Although the Cameroonians had not indicated the time of arrival for the match, The Guardian learnt that the Indomitable Lions have also been working day and night to ensure they win the game in Uyo. (more...)
Amazon Echo Devices Gain Multi-Room Audio Functionality Amazon Echo Devices Gain Multi-Room Audio Functionality
- August 30, 2017

Now that your group is setup, all you have to say is, "Alexa, play Gangstarr on upstairs ", and all group Echo members will fire up your favorite Gangstarr tracks. Now, we don't know for sure that an Amazon Echo refresh is coming, but it sure would make sense. In line to pick up an Amazon Echo? Amazon's latest SDK and APIs are meant to further promote the tech giant's smart home ecosystem and attract more developers to its offerings, promising them ease of development and a large ... (more...)
Apple removes all Iranian apps from its App Store Apple removes all Iranian apps from its App Store
- August 26, 2017

In a message to Iranian developers whose apps were affected by the ban, Apple said, "Under the US sanctions regulations, the App Store can not host, distribute or do business with apps or developers connected to certain USA embargoed countries". (more...)
Meizu M6 Note announced: Specs, features and pricing Meizu M6 Note announced: Specs, features and pricing
- August 24, 2017

For the average consumer, the Meizu M6 Note should easily meet their requirement without having to be too hard on their wallet. The price of Meizu M6 note varies from model to model. The other headline grabbing feature of the M6 Note is its dual camera, which comprises a 12-megapixel Sony lens and a 5-megapixel Samsung lens. It comes with Android 7.1.2 (Nougat) with Flyme OS 6. (more...)
Android 8.0 Oreo is Now Available on Devices That Enrolled in Beta Android 8.0 Oreo is Now Available on Devices That Enrolled in Beta
- August 24, 2017

While devices can be paired to Android Auto , in many cases, audio isn't playing at all, while some said that music would play for a few seconds before stopping, with no error messages or other indications of what the problem might be. (more...)
Gionee X1 is An MT6737-Powered Mid-Ranger For India Gionee X1 is An MT6737-Powered Mid-Ranger For India
- August 23, 2017

While the rear camera gets an LED flash, the selfie camera does not. Soon after launching the A1 Lite selfie-centric smartphone in India, Chinese smartphone manufacturer Gionee on Monday expanded its product portfolio with the launch of a budget-oriented smartphone, dubbed as " Gionee X1 " in the Indian tech market. (more...)
Hackers are threatening to release the 'Game of Thrones' season seven finale
- August 21, 2017

Episode 4 of the ongoing seventh season of the hit fantasy series was leaked online by individuals associated with HBO's Indian streaming partner, Hotstar. Season 8 will only have six episodes - one less episode than season 7 - but that shouldn't be a surprise to some fans. October is a later start date than usual for the series, which typically gets underway in mid-summer and shoots until the end of the year. (more...)
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray Proposes Moving Confederate Statues Lexington Mayor Jim Gray Proposes Moving Confederate Statues
- August 15, 2017

Lee and Thomas J. "But we will also be able to add additional signage to give the statues the appropriate context and explain how they came to be and what was going on in Lexington at that time". Councilman Brandon Scott told the Sun that he would introduce a resolution at Monday's Council meeting demanding removal. Violent clashes occurred Saturday between white nationalists and counter-protesters in Charlottesville . (more...)
Skype Gets PayPal-Powered 'Send Money' Feature Skype Gets PayPal-Powered 'Send Money' Feature
- August 03, 2017

The new "Send Money" feature, which has launched in 22 countries including the United Kingdom, brings the ability to send and receive peer-to-peer payments with PayPal to Microsoft's messaging app. TechCrunch explains where to find the feature when you receive the update. If you're sending funds from the USA, for example, to someone in Europe, you will have the option to send money in Euros. (more...)
YouTube combating extremism by redirecting users to videos debunking extremist narratives YouTube combating extremism by redirecting users to videos debunking extremist narratives
- July 22, 2017

Under the new technology, when a potential ISIS recruit searches for extremist content, he will be directed to videos that work toward deconstructing terrorist groups. "Using machine learning to dynamically update the search query terms". YouTube is also collaborating with several NGOs to create video content to counter the message of these extremist videos. (more...)
Microsoft unveils Cortana-powered thermostat Microsoft unveils Cortana-powered thermostat
- July 22, 2017

The appliance was built in partnership with the leading technology company Johnson Controls . One can manually control the device through this touchscreen and also keep track of information such as calendar schedule, air quality readings, and temperature. (more...)
Samsung launches voice capabilities for Bixby Samsung launches voice capabilities for Bixby
- July 21, 2017

As part of the Unlocked by Samsung category, the unlocked Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 + can be used on most USA and global networks, giving consumers more control over how they use their smartphone . Samsung is right now working on polishing its Bixby AI which has been subject to criticism over delays in support, especially in English-speaking countries. (more...)
Verizon partner data breach exposes millions of customer records Verizon partner data breach exposes millions of customer records
- July 14, 2017

The data found on the server included six folders with with customer records that also referenced that some of the customers' calls were being recorded and given a "frustration score". Regardless of its current connection to NICE, the S3 data "bucket" was unintentionally left exposed and ultimately discovered by UpGuard's Chris Vickery . (more...)
Bixby Bombing Suspect Faces Federal Charges Bixby Bombing Suspect Faces Federal Charges
- July 13, 2017

Agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are also investigating. If the incident is determined to be a case of domestic terrorism, the FBI will take over the investigation. Monday. "But it's quite ironic that that happened". The Tulsa World reports that the Tulsa police and Federal Bureau of Investigation took a suspect into custody at an apartment complex on Tuesday afternoon. (more...)
Oculus Rift and Touch controllers on sale for $399 through summer Oculus Rift and Touch controllers on sale for $399 through summer
- July 12, 2017

Almost $800 in the U.S. to be exact should you've been interested in both the Rift and its accompanying Touch controllers . It's the second big price drop for the VR headset , which was originally sold at an RRP of $799. The pricing isn't permanent, but it's available for a fairly long "limited time", and that should give potential buyers plenty of time to decide whether they're interested in picking up the Rift or not. (more...)
WannaCry ransomware attack: Microsoft releases security patch to prevent spread of malware WannaCry ransomware attack: Microsoft releases security patch to prevent spread of malware
- June 29, 2017

In the latest effort to protect Windows users from an elevated risk of cyber-attacks, Microsoft released its June's Patch Tuesday round of security updates . Microsoft is pushing organisations worldwide to update their old computers to newer operating systems. Therefore, the vulnerabilities Microsoft is looking to patch don't just affect old, now unsupported OSes. (more...)
Apple just bought a company that made eye-tracking 'smart' glasses Apple just bought a company that made eye-tracking 'smart' glasses
- June 28, 2017

Apple's Vice President of Corporate Law representing Delaware's Vineyard Capital Corporation, granted power of attorney to a German law firm to represent the presumed shell company. SensoMotoric already has a working model for glasses that can be used for eye-tracking for athletes, as well as having worked with the Oculus Rift team on eye-tracking for their VR headset. (more...)
Pandora CEO Tim Westergren departs Pandora CEO Tim Westergren departs
- June 28, 2017

The board will begin searching for candidates to fill the position, and CFO Naveen Chopra will serve as interim CEO. Pandora also announced that Michael S. "We invented a whole new way of enjoying and discovering music and in doing so, forever changed the listening experience for millions", Westergren said. (more...)
IOS 11 allows one device to easily share WiFi with others IOS 11 allows one device to easily share WiFi with others
- June 27, 2017

But it appears things are finally about to change. The new update includes several cosmetic and background changes that shall make it easier for people to interact with their iPhones and iPads. This lets you see how the update will effect your library. This shift will have significant implications for users who still rely on older apps that aren't updated often or, in some cases, may not have been updated in years. (more...)
Final Fantasy XV 1.12 Patch Adds Off-Road Driving, Full Detailes Final Fantasy XV 1.12 Patch Adds Off-Road Driving, Full Detailes
- June 27, 2017

The newest " Final Fantasy 15 " update adds an off-roading option for the Regalia. Final Fantasy 15 has just received a big new update, and it is perhaps one of the most anticipated ones that the game has received since its launch past year. (more...)
NASA 'On Verge' Of Announcing Alien Life Discovery, Claims Hacking Group Anonymous NASA 'On Verge' Of Announcing Alien Life Discovery, Claims Hacking Group Anonymous
- June 27, 2017

As typical with Anonymous videos , there is one member in Guy Fawkes mask speaking directly to the camera in disguised robotic voice. It is not possible to verify this until NASA makes an official announcement. NASA is not preparing to drop an alien-life bombshell, despite what you may have heard. "We all want the same outcome, certainly, but we'll stick with the peer-reviewed science, thanks". (more...)
Samsung launches Galaxy Tab S3, aims to capture share of tablet market Samsung launches Galaxy Tab S3, aims to capture share of tablet market
- June 22, 2017

This is the first Samsung tablet to feature a four stereo setup tuned by AKG to provide rich surround sound. Next month, Samsung also plans to release the refurbished Galaxy Note 7 , a short-lived device released previous year whose production was suspended after some devices caught fire while charging. (more...)
Transformers: The Last Knight Review Transformers: The Last Knight Review
- June 22, 2017

She tells them that "He" is Unicron, a major villain in the Transformers franchise. The trip to the past is brief, and we quickly come back to the present for the usual Transformers action. Humankind is just really good at Photoshopping them out of our history. And the Dinobots! Yeah! Wahlberg, who came onto the Transformers franchise with 2014's Age of Extinction , has suggested in two interviews that the fifth film in the series, The Last Knight , will be his second and last. (more...)
Tesla on autopilot in 2016 hit truck in explosive cloud of dust
- June 21, 2017

Tesla notified The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) immediately after the accident occurred. Tesla's autopilot mode allows a vehicle to maintain the speed of traffic, and an auto-steer function is created to help keep the Tesla inside its lane. (more...)
E-ink hybrid Yota 3 teased, but launch remains a way off E-ink hybrid Yota 3 teased, but launch remains a way off
- June 20, 2017

The YotaPhone 3 is expected to ship with mid-range specifications but sport a larger 5.5-inch front display and 5.2-inch rear display. The first YotaPhone found a decent amount of interest in 2012, followed by the YotaPhone 2 with improved specifications and build. (more...)
6 things you need to know about the Apple HomePod 6 things you need to know about the Apple HomePod
- June 10, 2017

Google followed with its Home speaker , featuring its plain-named Assistant, last year . Apple is yet to reveal what it will cost in the United Kingdom, but we expect to see it price around £300. And all communications will be encrypted, meaning authorities can't try to tap home communications. Users can ask HomePod to do simple things like play a song or an Apple's Beat 1 Radio, or even ask who is singing or playing drum on a track. (more...)

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