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by | March 27, 2018 | 06:49

As Volvo's video below shows, accidents like this are now preventable not just by having an attentive driver, and the one inside the Uber vehicle acting as a sort of backup, certainly appears not to be attentive, but by using active safety systems with automatic braking.

by | March 27, 2018 | 06:25

The Editorial department is independent of Cars.com's advertising, sales and sponsored content departments. According to Automotive News (subscription required), VW will debut a concept pickup truck at the 2018 New York International Auto Show Wednesday during a media event; the report says that it will be based on VW's new full-size Atlas SUV .

by | March 27, 2018 | 06:13

All of this activity is designed with the intent of generating click-based revenue for the attackers - even if the app itself isn't actively running. A set of malware-infested apps have infiltrated the Google Play Store by posing as tools to help customers with their utility bills.

by | March 27, 2018 | 03:14

In January, Zuckerberg set fixing Facebook as his personal challenge for 2018. In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal , in which data from over 50 million Facebook profiles was secretly scraped and mined for voter insights, many Facebook users have chose to delete their accounts - but untangling yourself from a site like Facebook is not as easy as pressing "delete".

by | March 27, 2018 | 00:29

The Acer Chromebook Tab 10 features the same Chrome OS we've come to know and love, as well as Google Play support. But even if it's priced below Acer's new device (and the other Chrome tablets that will surely follow), it's unlikely that the Apple version will be as affordable after adding a keyboard case and stylus.

by | March 27, 2018 | 00:01

Refinery utilization rose to around 92% as refiners complete scheduled maintenance, along with the switch from winter-grade to summer-grade fuel. The highest was about $2.77 per gallon in the Jackson area. "The surge at the pump is by no means over just yet". $3.03/g in 2017, $2.59/g in 2016, $3.14/g in 2015, $4.18/g in 2014 and $4.37/g in 2013. West Texas Intermediate crude oil for May delivery traded down about 0.7% Monday afternoon at $65.45.

by | March 26, 2018 | 21:50

The latest smartphone sports dual rear camera of 16MP + 5MP, path-breaking features such as 19:9 FullView display 2 .0 and the industry's highest screen-to-body ratio of 90%. The smartphone is powered with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 626 SoC, coupled with 4GB of RAM onboard. As the phone comes with dual back camera. Apart from the fingerprint scanner provided at the rear panel, the company also offers a face recognition feature backed with AI which also optimises the smartphone performance.

by | March 26, 2018 | 18:01

Huawei has been teasing the P20's launch event with the tagline "See Mooore With AI", so there's a good chance this new third camera will play a role in object recognition. The P20 will be offered with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage with no support for expandability. Now everything is revealed, thanks to leaked specs sheet by the German retailer Saturn .

by | March 26, 2018 | 15:33

Lakdim, 25, shot two occupants of a auto in Carcassonne, hijacked the vehicle and opened fire on police officers before storming a supermarket in Trebes and taking several people hostage. Officials told reporters that police had managed to get some of the 50 hostages out of the supermarket but that the gunman held one woman as a human shield.

by | March 26, 2018 | 13:51

However, most of the in-display fingerprint scanner available can't match the speeds of the traditional ones. "A final decision on adoption of the technology will be made by this month". In terms of imaging, the phone has 13MP cameras at the front as well as the rear, both with ƒ/1.9 aperture lens and 1080p video recording. Jusy Hong, director at IHS Markit, said during the Korea Display Spring Conference 2018 this week that fingerprint authentication integrated into smartphone ...

by | March 26, 2018 | 09:11

Presently, the company has chose to revert to the feed that would show the new posts first to the users. In 2016, Instagram changed its algorithm so that newer posts would no longer appear at the top of the feed. 'We hope this makes browsing Instagram much more enjoyable, ' the firm added. Unlike Snapchat's much-maligned redesign, the changes to Instagram seem to be in direct response to feedback from existing users as opposed to an effort to attract a new demographic to the service.

by | March 26, 2018 | 08:17

Important new hardware is unlikely to break ground as Apple would probably want to reveal its new gadgets in its brand new Steve Jobs Theatre, but still, don't immediately jump to conclusions - we suppose a couple of devices could get announced on stage.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:53

Well, if a Wall Street analyst is to be believed, Apple is working to produce an iPhone you're supposed to bend. Apple and Samsung aren't the only tech companies working on smartphones with foldable screens as Lenovo and Huawei also joined them.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:18

Fewer than half of Americans trust Facebook to obey US privacy laws, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Sunday, while a survey published by Bild am Sonntag, Germany's largest-selling Sunday paper, found 60 percent of Germans fear that Facebook and other social networks are having a negative impact on democracy.

by | March 26, 2018 | 06:13

But there was more to Apple's week than talk of education . Also we are also curious to know how cheap it would be. This information is quite believable, as many people were already expecting foldable phones to become the next big thing, and some companies even proved that foldable screens can become a reality.

by | March 26, 2018 | 06:13

He offered to trade places with a hostage the attacker was still holding, whereafter he took her place and left his mobile phone on a table, line open. A police union official said the attacker had killed one person with a bullet in the head in Carcassonne before the hostage-taking. Lakdim then shot and wounded a policeman , who was out jogging with his colleagues, before driving to nearby Trebes , bursting into a Super U supermarket and shooting a customer and an employee dead.

by | March 26, 2018 | 01:50

It all boils down to Android permissions, and how Facebook's mobile app was taking advantage of an earlier versions of Android to collect a surprising amount of sensitive information. Not surprisingly, there has been a spike in interest among users in deleting Facebook . After purging my contact data, my contacts and calls were still in the archive I downloaded the next day-though this may be because the archive was still the same cache I had requested on Friday.

by | March 26, 2018 | 01:13

In addition, the executive said that he is sorry that Facebook didn't do more to stop this from occurring, and is taking steps to make sure it doesn't happen again. He adds that "I'm sorry we didn't do more at the time", and that the company is now taking steps to ensure that something like this doesn't happen again.

by | March 25, 2018 | 12:56

Hundreds of students participated in a walkout last week , and Friday, they organized a rally, with a variety of speakers and workshops. The main event is in Washington , D.C. You see different states have a lot of different measures. They die from texting and driving. This issue has awakened them. In 2017, he introduced a bill in the Montana House that would've allowed teachers with a concealed weapons permit to carry handguns in schools.

by | March 25, 2018 | 06:56

Savoy, who finished with 12 off the bench, hit a 3-pointer to cut the deficit to 55-52 with 1:09 remaining and Cofer scored on a tip-in to make it 56-54 with 22 seconds remaining. Florida State (23-12) was trying to make its second-ever Final Four and first since 1972. MI nips Florida St 58-54 to reach Final FourAP Photo LAS120, LAS134, LAS133, LAS129, LAS121, LAS128Eds: With AP Photos.

by | March 25, 2018 | 06:31

Ian Rush believes Mohamed Salah is on his way to breaking his record of scoring 47 goals for Liverpool in all competitions in a single season. His superstition was born part-way through the 1983-84 season, when Luton Town arrived at Anfield.

by | March 25, 2018 | 05:56

Elizabeth Denham, the information commissioner, requested access to records and data in the company's hands amid claims that Facebook user information may have been illegally acquired and used for political campaigns. Cambridge Analytica boasts of dirty tricks it has used to influence, or even swing, elections around the world via secretive tactics, honey traps, and secretive campaigning.

by | March 25, 2018 | 05:40

Johnson said the global soccer tournament - to be held in the summer at locations throughout Russian Federation - will be "a [public relations] exercise" similar to that of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, who employed the Berlin Games as a tool for propaganda.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:57

The music industry has known this for a while, but today we have another data point: USA music sales were up 14 percent when adjusted for inflation, to $8.7 billion a year ago, according to the labels' trade group. Ad-supported streaming services such as YouTube, Vevo and ad-supported Spotify, rose 35% to $659 million. Physical sales also fell, but were propped up by a continued resurgence of vinyl, for which revenue jumped 10 per cent.

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:28

Claiming that the lone BSP candidate, Bhim Rao Ambedkar, was defeated through conspiracy, Mayawati said that people are aware of the methods used by the BJP government at the Centre and the state to ensure their victory in the elections. After the loss in Friday's Rajya Sabha elections, the Bahujan Samaj Party on Saturday suspended its MLA Anil Singh for cross-voting in favour of BJP "to serve his business interest".

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:08

He added: "I have actually been worrying for quite some time about this sort of problem". Mark and Facebook better get it's act together before the 2018 Mid-term elections we can't afford anymore Russian Federation meddling or more Trump liking politicians in office.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:37

Map Explore will engage users even further by alerting and updating users about what's going on in their world. Think of it as Snap re-imagining the old AIM "away" status as literally showing where you are or what you're doing. To do so, users can tap the Settings button on the top-right corner of the Map page. You can swipe between the cards to view updates about your other friends, as well as updates about ongoing events.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:27

During the last week of February, Fortnite had 14.0M unique viewers on Twitch compared to 8.7M for PUBG . The complaints focus around the expansive open landscapes that leave players out in the open to anyone who is a good shot with a rifle.

by | March 24, 2018 | 13:51

These new updates are also aimed to uplift the last year's record of supporting the creation of over 2.5 million new groups on a daily basis. Using these controls, administrators for large group chats will now have the option to control who joins a group before they're in the chat, they'll also be able to remove members, and promote or demote a user as an admin.

by | March 24, 2018 | 13:35

Late on Friday night, police had confirmed that there was some exchange of fire reported from the area. Police also said that two AK-47 rifles, grenades and other ammunition were recovered from the encounter spot. The gunfight started on Friday evening when security personnel from the Rashtriya Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force and the Special Operations Group (SOG) surrounded the village following a tip-off about the holed-up militants.

by | March 24, 2018 | 13:32

Siri bypassing the iPhone's lock and hidden notification setting is of major concern as users might have personal and confidential information on their WhatsApp, Gmail or even Slack. Hence, it won't be a surprise if iOS 11 .3 will be the update to roll out with the fix for the controversial bug. If it does, then fans can expect iOS 11.3 to be the update that would end the problem with Siri .

by | March 24, 2018 | 12:51

Some time back we reported that Samsung was not able to pull off an in display fingerprint scanner . It wasn't just a concept device, but the company launched a mass-market product called X20 Plus UD in its home country China, which has already been succeeded by the Vivo X21 UD .

by | March 24, 2018 | 12:04

This comparison specified negative percentage difference of -5.29%. Uptrending stocks trade above their moving averages, while downtrending stocks trade below. If Tesla really is still on track to hit its production rate of 5,000 Model 3 units per week by the end of Q2, it's going to become increasingly hard for skeptics to discount the possibility of Tesla becoming a high-volume auto manufacturer.

by | March 24, 2018 | 11:57

A recently discovered security flaw shows that Siri will still read your hidden notifications aloud even if your phone is locked. Siri didn't check and make sure that the owner of the phone was the person who's making the request. Interestingly, Siri does ask you to unlock the iPhone X if you ask it to read the last email or last note. This will hide the content of your notifications on the lock screen.

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:20

Sea of Thieves has been struggling to keep up. If are not good at Sea of Thieves and notice that you are being resurrected quite a lot then sadly I have some bad news for you, Rare will soon be implementing a gold-fee charge for players to re-spawn.