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by | February 07, 2018 | 03:23

In that way, HomePod is like Apple TV - it can lock doors, either via direct command or scene or automation, but it can't unlock them again. Smart speakers and digital assistants have exploded in the past two years, and Apple's been left to play catch-up with Amazon and Google on this round.

by | February 07, 2018 | 02:20

The Z4 with an Intel Core X processor will start at R26 999 and will be available in March. HP already has its Windows Mixed Reality headset , which resembles a cross between the Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR , but it's now adding a commercial headset into its VR lineup.

by | February 07, 2018 | 03:12

Other benefits of this plan are similar to the Rs. 149 plan as it bundles free and unlimited calls, 100 free SMS and access to a host of Jio suite of apps. In addition to the Rs. 149 and Rs. 198 prepaid plans, Reliance Jio also revised the plans those are specific to the JioPhone users. This plan is also valid for 70 days.

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:02

Google's plans for the building were unclear but it is expected to maintain the status quo on the property's retail levels, according to the report . Sources for The Real Deal said the company is "expected to keep the status quo at the property's retail component", and some clients, such as Major League Baseball, have a lease until 2022.

by | February 07, 2018 | 00:53

Uber founder Travis Kalanick once referred to Levandowski as his "brother from another mother", but those feelings haven't translated to Uber's legal strategy. "Nobody can own engineering concepts", Carmody insisted. SAN FRANCISCO - Uber and Waymo are finally squaring off in court. "This case is about defendant Uber making a decision that it had to develop this technology for its business model to survive".

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:02

The term earnings per share (EPS) represents the portion of a company's earnings, net of taxes and preferred stock dividends, that is allocated to each share of common stock. The rating was maintained by Mizuho with "Hold" on Monday, October 23. Actually, firms emphasize that ratings are not advice and that investment decisions should not be made exclusively on an analyst rating.

by | February 07, 2018 | 00:51

Recalled that the December 12, 2017, judgment of the Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal, ordered Saraki to enter his defence to only three out of the 18 count charges slammed against him by the Federal Government. But, while Usoro, Jacobs and the tribunal's Registrar were trying to agree on a date, Saraki, who sat in the dock, signalled to the leader of his legal team, Kanu Agabi (SAN), who promptly approached him.

by | February 07, 2018 | 00:29

Yesterday, telecom operator Airtel revised its Infinity Postpaid Plans, including the ₹399 postpaid plan, to offer more data to its customers. Airtel Rs 799 Infinity plan Under the Rs 799 Infinity plan, Airtel will give 60 GB internet data, along with free unlimited local, STD and roaming calls.

by | February 06, 2018 | 22:57

Reuters reports that the Seattle Ethics and Elections Commission's executive director, Wayne Barnett, said Facebook must reveal advertising spending information for last year's city elections or potentially face fines of up to $5,000 per ad purchase.

by | February 06, 2018 | 21:13

Amazon has since expanded the program to several other mid-range devices but the company now chose to change a fundamental aspect of this program. By purchasing an Amazon Prime Exclusive Phone, you go into it knowing that you are buying a phone that will show you Amazon ads in order to secure it at a cheaper rate.

by | February 06, 2018 | 22:28

However, the volatility of the cryptocurrency market could mean BTC may crash further or even soar past the highs of the $20,000 seen in December. The financial consultancy deVere group predicts demand cryptocurrencies will "skyrocket" in the next 12 months.

by | February 06, 2018 | 20:08

Super Mario Run remains Nintendo's only premium mobile game to date, offering several free levels and an in-app purchase that unlocks the rest of the content for a one-time fee. But Koizumi once again evades through the art of the dodge. But clearly, we do not respect the privacy of these virtual beings. Mario was the bad guy in " Donkey Kong Jr".

by | February 06, 2018 | 21:29

The stock decreased 1.70% or $0.73 during the last trading session, reaching $42.29. The stock was sold at an average price of $162.24, for a total transaction of $2,641,429.44. Investors sentiment increased to 2.31 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.14, from 1.41 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 29 investors sold IPHI shares while 60 reduced holdings.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:44

Billionaire Sunil Bharti Mittal-led Bharti Enterprise holds over 50% stake in Bharti Telecom . This investment follows Singtel's August 2016 acquisition of Bharti Telecom shares from Temasek Holdings. "While there are now headwinds in India, we take a long-term view of our investment in Airtel which continues to be a strong market leader in a region with rapidly increasing smartphone penetration and mobile data adoption", Arthur Lang, CEO International, Singtel, said.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:40

Officers in the Bronx and Staten Island have already traded their phones in for an iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus, depending on their screen size preference, with officers in Brooklyn and Queens next in line for the upgrade. The phones will help officers fight crime in the digital age as they will be able to deal with everything from 911 dispatches to criminal background checks.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:53

Bitcoin was down about 8% at the time of writing, to around $7,618, its lowest level on a closing basis since November 15, according to Coindesk and Coinmarketcap .com prices. regulators had subpoenaed to - a company that issues the coin and claims it's pegged to the dollar - virtual-currency venue Bitfinex and Tether, that also helped to further the selloff and driving down prices.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:13

The new headset maintains everything you loved about the original, while featuring a new sleek design with refined over-ear cushions that make it even more comfortable for long gaming sessions. Also, don't forget to download the Headset Companion App on your PS4 to load custom audio modes that are specifically tuned to enhance the audio in your favorite games.

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:47

That's because he's one of the few high-level North Koreans not on global blacklists over the North's illicit nuclear and missile programs. National Security Spokesman Michael Anton, echoing Mr. Games organizers have picked up on Moon's theme of peace and reconciliation. "Everything the North Koreans do at the Olympics is a charade to cover up the fact that they are the most tyrannical and oppressive regime on the planet", the aide said.

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:49

In the 1970s, it was perceived that chemicals called CFCs, utilized for instance in refrigeration and pressurized canned products, were pulverizing ozone in the stratosphere. In one side, the banning of CFCs is helping to recovery at the poles but the same law is not appearing very helpful for the lower latitude. In an analysis published today in Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics , Ball and colleagues combined satellite data to examine ozone at mid-latitudes, from Earth's surface on up ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:08

The stock decreased 1.24% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $107.35. The consensus recommendation is the average rating on a stock by the analyst community. Therefore 71% are positive. WageWorks Inc had 22 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, October 3.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:29

DayZ is out now, exclusive to PC. This is not the first time they have talked about releasing a console port of the game. DayZ is a gritty, authentic, open-world survival horror hybrid-MMO game, in which players follow a single goal: to survive in the harsh post-apocalyptic landscape as long as they can.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:22

A variety of rockets will be needed - besides NASA's still-under-construction Space Launch System megarocket - as astronauts venture out into the solar system, said Kennedy's director of centre planning and development, Tom Engler. SpaceX says it's been able to undercut the competition on price because of its reusable rocket parts. "These satellites are over six tonnes, knowing that the capacity of the rocket is eight tonnes to geostationary transfer orbit (GTO) - if it is fully reused", ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:07

After years of speculation and delays, the company's Falcon Heavy is finally set to blast off on Tuesday. The company's founder, Elon Musk , is putting his Tesla Roadster on top as a test payload. Visit Space.com for complete coverage of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy test flight this week. -Each rocket has nine engines, making it 27 engines in total that need to ignite in tandem.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:48

The information was tweeted on February 2 but was deleted later. Following the ongoing trend of more capable selfie cameras in smartphones, Sony on Monday launched its Xperia L2 smartphone in India. Perhaps the biggest highlight of the Sony Xperia L2 is its front camera. For the front, the device will feature a 13-megapixel camera for selfies and video chats.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:33

About 5 per cent of their mass is made up of water - far more wet than Earth, which is only 0.02 per cent water. "We now know more about TRAPPIST-1 than any other planetary system apart from our own", said study co-author Sean Carey, Manager of the Spitzer Science Center at the Infrared Processing and Analysis Center (IPAC) at California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in Pasadena, California.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:39

If you're looking for a deal, you can preorder between now and February 17th to get a $150 gift card from the retailer where you bought the phone , according to a press release . The US version of the Mate 10 Pro does not have a dual-SIM card slot. To review, this one is the first smartphone to come with AI performance management as powered by a Kirin 970 processor , 6GB RAM , and 128GB onboard storage .

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:40

So there is none of the camera or microphone attached to the frame, as it has been with Google Glasses launched in 2012. Dieter Bohn from The Verge got an exclusive chance to wear a Vaunt prototype and wrote about his experience. "We have it about 15 degrees below your relaxed line of sight". Well, simply put, it's the lasers that project the text onto the display of the Vaunt for you to read with your eyes.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:36

Now that the Philadelphia Eagles have won the Super Bowl, Bud Light has spilled the details on how the city can cash in on the promise of free beer. . Right after that, Bud Light chimed in on Twitter to say, paraphrasing, "No Lane, we'll go ahead and handle Philly's beer situation if you guys get your first-ever Lombardi Trophy?" "#PhillyPhilly #DillyDilly", Bud Light tweeted .

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:05

The Honor 9 Lite comes with a premium finish, sporting a "mirror-like" glass design rivaling higher-end phones . The Honor 9 Lite improves on the Honor 9's 5.15in Full HD screen with a larger 5.65in 18:9 FullView HD Display that reaches the edges of the glass chassis.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:03

Priced at $99, the Bip makes a lot of sense if you are on a lookout for a smartwatch with basic fitness features. Xiaomi-owned wearables company Huami has launched a new smartwatch under its Amazfit brand. You can wear this Smartwatch even in the pool or while exercising. The best deal on the Amazfit Bip is available on NewEgg . However, when using the Bip with Global Positioning System tracking, it only gets 22 hours on a charge.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:06

Google has revealed plans to activate the Pixel 2's Visual Core processor. That being said, Google will be adding new AR stickers based on the winter sports theme to its camera app very soon. Last but not least, Visual Core should also lower the battery consumption while the camera is being active. That means we're able to use that additional computing power to improve the quality of your pictures by running the HDR+ algorithm.

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:42

Cosmonauts Alexander Misurkin (left) and Anton Shkaplerov are pictured in their Russian Orlan spacesuits during a fit check on January 31, 2018. The antenna and associated electronics were originally launched in 2000, and were created to communicate with the then-planned "Luch" network of satellites created to beam video from the ISS to the world.

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:37

This all happened while the next Dead Rising game was in pre-production. Dead Rising 4 launched two years ago on Xbox One and Windows 10 before coming to PlayStation 4 the following year. The unannounced game that was cancelled was still an early prototype and wasn't greenlit yet, but it was meant to be a "third-person action-adventure game set in an alternate reality version of NY", according to the source speaking with Kotaku.

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:18

Capital Research Global Investors now owns 31,570,269 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $2,548,668,000 after acquiring an additional 2,058,060 shares during the last quarter. On Thursday, May 11 the stock rating was upgraded by Bank of America to "Buy". The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, February 1 by Mizuho. Srb Corp has 1.24 million shares for 13.42% of their portfolio.

by | February 06, 2018 | 13:52

The ad is the second part of Toyota's campaign called Start Your Impossible , embracing the company's evolution as a mobility company and eight-year sponsorship of the Paralympic and Olympic Games. The story of Paralympian Lauren Woolstencroft's emotional path to glory is told in one of Toyota's commercials for the 2018 Super Bowl . Woolstencroft has won eight gold medals over three Olympic games.