Tech

by | February 16, 2018 | 04:41

Photos Companion, an experimental app that could help students swiftly transfer media files from device to PC via wifi, is now available for iOS and Android user feedback. The transfer is super fast. And once it's over, your imported images will show up in your Photos library as well as in the Imported from Photos Companion folder in your Pictures folder on Windows.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:58

D L Carlson Investment Group Inc decreased its stake in Altria Group Inc (MO) by 9.18% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Palisade Capital Management Llc sold 17,651 shares as the company's stock declined 2.31% while stock markets rallied.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:38

Announced back when Essential first revealed the phone, the new finishes have taken longer to arrive than Andy Rubin's startup initially anticipated, after the discovery that getting the colors and textures right was trickier than they thought.

by | February 15, 2018 | 19:31

Microsoft is today shipping the first Windows 10 Redstone 5 to a small group of Windows Insiders in the Fast Ring . Although Redstone 4 includes a handful of new features and improvements to Windows 10, Redstone 5 is expected to be the bigger update of this year.

by | February 15, 2018 | 19:21

This sounds easy, yet anyone on dating apps will tell you it's apparently very hard. "When my dad was back on the market after so many years, he chose to try this thing the kids call 'online dating.' Except he wasn't really sure how men on it are supposed to behave, so he created a fake woman's account to pick up tips".

by | February 15, 2018 | 18:37

The viewer complained that the ad was "socially irresponsible". My wife was able to hear my voice clearly, and so was I, but then there was some lag (latency). If you have more than one Echo devices setup in your home, you can now play music on them simultaneously. Bosses at the tech firm said there were measures in place to "prevent its ads from interacting with the devices of their customers".

by | February 15, 2018 | 18:25

Unilever is one of the world's largest digital advertisers. HUL's annual ad spends are estimated at over Rs 3,000 crore, of which 15-20% is spent on digital media. "It's too easy to bash the tech companies and point fingers and tell them to sort themselves out", he added later in his speech. This potentially opens the door for TV broadcasters to lure ad dollars away from digital platforms, as TV is often seen as a transparent, brand-safe environment, albeit more expensive than digital ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 18:07

Attorneys for Swift asked U.S. District Judge Michael Fitzgerald in January to dismiss the case. The lawsuit has been dismissed but the judge is allowing the plaintiffs to amend their complaints with more similarities in the two songs by February 26.

by | February 15, 2018 | 17:49

For a seventh consecutive year, Lexus ranked highest in overall vehicle dependability among all brands, with a score of 99 problems per 100 vehicles. Power. Toyota Motor Corp., which owns the Lexus and Toyota brands, had six vehicles rank at the top of their segments, the most of any company. Buick came in first in the mass market segment, with 116 reported problems per 100 vehicles, 10 less than in 2017.

by | February 15, 2018 | 16:34

It's not uncommon for accessories like cases and covers to be made available for purchase by online retailers even before the device has been announced. This gives a clear reference to the low-light photography. According to the rumor mill , the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus cameras would have a variable aperture of between f/1.5 and f/2.4.

by | February 15, 2018 | 16:26

The smartphone will be coming in a special matte black color variant, and will be sold exclusively via Flipkart . In terms of specifications , the new Nokia 6 variant is nearly the same as that of the previous model (except the RAM and storage).

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:46

Ministry spokesman Baik Tae-hyun said that the costs of the high-level diplomatic delegation, which included Kim Jong-un's sister, Kim Yo-jong, would be paid for separately from the South Korean government budget. The U.S. said it is willing to engage North Korea to make clear the regime must give up its nuclear weapon, noting that the complete and verifiable denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula is non-negotiable.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:41

Andy Manar, D-Bunker Hill, who sponsored a school funding reform bill that passed last summer, said that the governor's proposal is a financial setback for schools. Universities would incur $206 million in higher pension and healthcare costs, which Rauner's office said would be offset by a boost in state funding.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:36

The exploit would allow the hacker to download the malicious DLL and place it into a user-accessible temporary folder, renaming it to an existing DLL that could be modified by a user lacking privileges. "Windows provides multiple ways to do it", he said. While Microsoft, who owns the video-calling service, has published plenty advice and guidance on how to avoid this error, Kanthak says the tech giant's own developers seem to be "ignoring it".

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:09

On Monday, US media reported that Amazon was laying off "hundreds" of employees in Seattle, as well as several others in its global operations. Amazon's consumer organisation includes its retail and marketplace businesses, as well as programs like food delivery service Amazon Restaurants.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:38

The Rocket League Tournaments beta is available to anyone who owns a copy of Rocket League on Steam. Find out more about the making of: Rocket League . Your control configuration and some audio and video settings may change. Moreover, Competitive playlists and cross-play functionality with other platforms will be disabled for those in the beta client.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:32

Brown discussed how the company plans to rank news on users newsfeeds and revealed that Facebook will be taking an active role in deciding which publishers deserve more exposure as the company attempts to fight "fake news" on their platform.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:06

As per an earlier report , Windows 10 is said to finally be the most popular version of Windows out there, edging out 8-year-old Windows 7 . Microsoft is looking to make the migration process easier and is announcing Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection support for Windows 7 and Windows 8 .1 The idea here is that if you are running Windows Defender on Windows 10, you can now extend that security profile to other machines while you wait for them to be upgraded.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:30

In a test to identify the sex of people from their faces, when the software was able to do so with more than 99% accuracy for light-skinned men. The study found that the algorithms are 8.1% to 20.6% less accurate when detecting female faces than male faces, 11.8% to 19.8% less accurate when detecting dark-skinned faces versus light-skinned faces, and, most shockingly, 20.8% to 34.4% less accurate when detecting dark-skinned female faces than light-skinned male faces.

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:01

Otherwise, Sollima's work on the crime series Gomorra also serves as a fine example of what he can do behind the camera since that helped land him the Sicario 2 job. geez...) that will draw on the feel of different incarnations of the game rather than focusing on existing plots. The site goes on to say that Snowden writer Kieran Fitzgerald wrote the script for the Call of Duty movie, with Coco Francini ( The Hateful Eight , Skylanders Academy ) producing alongside Sollima.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:59

Adams , who starred alongside Markle on the TV drama " Suits ". Paul Nehlen superimposed a picture of Cheddar Man , the name given to the recreation of the face of an early Briton, onto that of the Royal bride-to-be with the caption: 'Honey, does this tie make my face look pale?' The picture superimposed by Nehlen was a reconstruction of the appearance of Cheddar Man , one of the oldest skeletons found in the United Kingdom, who experts believe had dark skin.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:45

But PyeongChang was ahead of the Summer Olympics two years ago, when the Rio Opening Ceremony produced a 16.5 rating. "With the people here we are so proud of everything she's done for 18 years", said Ray Hamlin, Erin Hamlin's uncle. She has realized a childhood dream, made Olympic history and broken new ground for women in luge. The Winter Olympics still managed to dominate Friday's ratings although fans could read about the PyeongChang Opening Ceremony for hours before NBC shared the ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:33

Choi's sentence is five years shorter than what was demanded by state prosecutors, but it's the heaviest sentence among the people involved in the corruption scandal . A long-term, but shadowy advisor to Park, Choi was the daughter of the late-leader of a Christian cult - leading to beliefs in some quarters that Choi was a Rasputin-like puppet master who wielded psychological or even supernatural control over Park.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:55

Having looked exhausted after a prolonged day where every match he played went the distance or to extra holes but he was magnificent in the final, with the highlight being this eagle two at the fourth hole. "A few iron shots cost me a few bogeys", said Johnson, who played Pebble in 70-72 on the weekend. "Football is just reactionary - I see the ball and I catch it", said Fitzgerald.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:02

The Japanese skater is the first athlete to fail a drugs test at the Games, and it comes after renewed scrutiny by the International Olympic Committee following the discovery that Russian Federation enacted state-sponsored doping four years ago at Sochi 2014.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:38

Google shares closed at $1,054.56, in the US Monday. Speaking in an interview with Maeil Business Newspaper, Rhee told reporters he would be working to connect a variety of existing Google IoT assets, including Google Cloud, the connected vehicle platform and Google Home and Nest.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:28

It acquired chip designer Annapurna Labs in 2015 whose ARM-based Alpine chips are designed for routers and connected home products. Items like the retailer's Cloud Cam and its Echo speakers family could be among the items to receive an upgrade in the way they're built.

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:34

Run out of Vince by skipper Williamson and Sodhi's second victim skipper Buttler saw England slide further in the run chase . Jordan, who recently competed in the domestic T20 competition for eventual winners Northern Districts, has taken some incredible catches in an England shirt - but this latest effort might just be the cream of the crop! That man Williamson, again, pounced in the field and his direct hit caught James Vince short, after a diving Santner had put down a tough one in ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:04

The company also says it is working on new limited time modes (LTMs) for the game . There will also be a second 50 vs 50 mode with a number of tweaks, including separate buses for each team and the ability to see all of your teammates on the map.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:56

My family would be out of luck, unless of course each person had their own HomePod . After several delays, the HomePod finally started to ship last week. You care about sound quality a lot. It's not ear-rattling bass, though. Meanwhile, the low cello notes on "Eleanor Rigby" by the Beatles sound deep and textured.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:48

While Apple is expected to hold off some major upgrades till maybe the mid of the iOS 12 cycle or even till iOS 13 in 2019, there are still a number of great features we expect to be released this year. The new features will be implemented as a part of the software release that is recently codenamed as "Peace". While TrueDepth and Animojis are now exclusive to the iPhone X, the report indicates that a new iPad model will include the necessary hardware to support the feature.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:47

The leaked image also reveals the phone's design. But the question remains. Ankit Chugh detailed about the phone on Twitter where he also shared the specifications of the Redmi Note 5 . Xiaomi has also committed to the "Make In India" initiative by opening three manufacturing units right here in India. Based on the teaser video, we can infer that the company will launch Xiaomi Mi TV in India.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:34

The sources familiar with the matter also revealed that Google is focusing on bringing the maximum number of Apple iPhone users under the Google umbrella. A software redesign will mean OEMs will be able design phones with notch cutouts to house the camera and other sensors. Google could be embracing the notch feature because it has seen how Apple dominates the global market of high-end smartphones, while Android leads the middle and low-end markets.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:34

With these additions, the service will be available to over 85 percent of the USA households. Those Turner-owned channels are pretty standard offerings among live TV streaming services. However, sign-ups until then will remain at $35 with existing customers locked in at that price. And in the coming months, you'll also be able to watch NBA League Pass , the league's premium out-of-market live game service, or MLB.TV, the longest running sports streaming service in the US, for an extra fee.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:40

In a statement, HTC said Chang had chose to leave to take a different career path. HTC hasn't given a lot of details about what led to his position being terminated, the official press release only mentions that Chang has made a decision to move on from the company because of his " personal career plan ".