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by | May 19, 2017 | 14:18

In fact, as of now, only one Google Tango ready phone exists - the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro which is nearly a year old - having been released back in August 2016. The handset is notably the first in the world to support both Google's Tango AR and Daydream VR technologies. The company's United States listing for the smartphone presents both as an option, so perhaps it'll sell unlocked variants of the phone which boast of 8GB of RAM.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:55

Similarly the rear taillights are now LED and share the Skoda's typical C-shape design. Karoq is a departure indesign from the Yeti, which it is replacing, with the auto looking closer to the Kodiaq in style. Powertrain options on offer with the Karoq are expected to include a 1.0-litre, three-cylinder TSI petrol, a 1.5-litre, four-cylinder TSI petrol, a 1.6-litre, four-cylinder TDI diesel and the range topping 2.0-litre TDI diesel.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:20

The creators have agreed to do so, saying it will introduce a program called Hackerone "soon". According to this report , the data breach was usernames and passwords. A salt is a random 64-bit value which is combined with a password to add an extra layer of security. It is unclear whether the salt value for each of the password (kept in clear text) was stored on the same server as the passwords or with the same access controls.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:56

In a new study , scientists deciphered the tiny cause to the big reflections: high-altitude, horizontally oriented ice crystals . However, DSCOVR is not the first satellite to spot these flashes of sun glints . But in Galileo's images , numerous flashes seemed to occur over land, Marshak and his colleagues noticed. Marshak says, 'We found quite a few very bright flashes over land as well .

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:41

Brad Smith, the technology firm's president and chief legal officer, criticised U.S. intelligence agencies the CIA and the National Security Agency (NSA) for "stockpiling" software code which could be exploited by hackers. The cybersecurity wake-up call the world has long needed has occurred. But he disagreed about where the blame lies. "So making a payment does not mean you're going to get your data back", said Bossert.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:18

These belts are formed when particles emitted by the sun get caught up in our magnetic pull and form eddies around the Earth. When they do so, researchers realized that they have the power to affect the radiation bombarding Earth from space by creating a shield of sorts that repels it.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:01

US President Donald Trump will give a major speech on the Islamic faith during his upcoming visit to Saudi Arabia, home to the religion's holiest shrines, the White House said on Tuesday. The kingdom's control of the holy sites has been criticized by Muslims around the world. Next, the president will visit Rome to meet Pope Francis at the Vatican.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:04

When contacted, the 35-year-old woman, who asked not to be named, said: "Oh my God". Vezmar claims that, 15 minutes into the movie, his date (who remains anonymous) started texting and ignored Vezmar's request to turn off the phone after using it "10-20" times.

by | May 19, 2017 | 08:59

A tense bidding war lasted for around 10 minutes between a client in Sotheby's NY showroom and another on the telephone, with the telephone buyer ultimately clinching the top bid. The auction house said it had remained in the same private collection since it was bought at auction in 1984 for $19,000. It was valued pre-sale in excess of $60 million.

by | May 19, 2017 | 07:12

Last month, Chaffetz, a Republican who has represented Utah's Third Congressional District since 2008, wrote in a Facebook post that he would return to the private sector. "His ability to get along with virtually everyone and his ubiquitous smile will be missed", his note said. Chaffetz called his nine years in the House a "rare honor and privilege".

by | May 19, 2017 | 07:31

In such times, it is very important for students to remain calm and composed while checking the Tamil Nadu SSLC 10 Result 2017 . Board of Secondary Education and Board of Higher Secondary Examinations were merged in 2011 to create a single Board for School Examination in Tamil Nadu.

by | May 19, 2017 | 07:45

Internet providers and FCC chairman Ajit Pai have tried to separate what they're doing here - updating the regulatory classification of internet providers - from net neutrality. Ryan Babenzien, founder and CEO of Greats, sent the following statement to FN: "We believe net neutrality is critically important not only for digitally native brands such as ourselves, but for anyone that uses the internet".

by | May 19, 2017 | 06:16

Detroit police told Billboard they are investigating Cornell's death as a possible suicide , but said its too early to determine cause of death. Cornell unresponsive laying on the bathroom floor", according to Woody. Cornell's last tweet showed his excitement for Wednesday night's show, and didn't indicate that anything was out of the ordinary.

by | May 19, 2017 | 06:48

In addition, the headsets will be truly standalone, in that they will not only not require using a smartphone or tethering to a personal computer to operate, such as is now the case with Facebook Inc. According to an exclusive by Variety , Google could be set to launch a new standalone virtual reality device at the upcoming Google I/O 2017 developers conference.

by | May 19, 2017 | 05:15

About 1.54M shares traded. Macquarie reiterated an "outperform" rating and set a $120.00 price target on shares of Alibaba Group Holding in a research note on Tuesday, January 24th. On Friday, May 20 the stock rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with "Neutral". The share price of the stock surged 52.14% for the year. Ltd. boosted its position in Alibaba Group Holding by 12.7% in the third quarter.

by | May 19, 2017 | 05:10

Besides his form, Karthik is an experienced campaigner, and has already played 71 ODI matches for India. Karthik has scored prolifically in the domestic season, including 704 runs in the Ranji Trophy and 361 runs for Gujarat Lions in the IPL.

by | May 19, 2017 | 04:15

Daimler will sell the batteries through its Mercedes-Benz Energy subsidiary established previous year, bringing its aspirational vehicle brand to the home energy market in much the same way Tesla has with its Powerwall batteries. California is the first US market where Vivint Solar will offer this solution directly to homeowners. The companies announced the partnership on Thursday.

by | May 19, 2017 | 05:27

As per the latest ICC update, India gained one ranking point while South Africa jumped from 109 to 117 points. India has retained the top position while South Africa, which gained the most points following the annual update, is at second place.

by | May 19, 2017 | 02:23

Regardless, as both handsets are meant to succeed the Galaxy C9 Pro that was launched in late 2016, industry watchers speculate that they'll feature at least 6GB of RAM , just like their predecessor did. Connectivity options on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 + also include 4G voLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, NFC, GLONASS and a USB Type-C for superfast data transfer and charging.

by | May 19, 2017 | 02:16

Although Youtube is yet to officially announce its global availability, a number of users of the service with less than 1,000 subscribers have confirmed that they are now able to broadcast videos. "We've been experimenting and expanding mobile live streaming for nearly a year now", the statement reads. In order to "Go Live" on Youtube, one has to tap the Floating Action Button (FAB), which is located at the bottom right corner of the user interface .

by | May 19, 2017 | 02:12

If you've used Twitter recently, you might have noticed a large pop-up informing you that the 140-character social network has updated its privacy policy . Users visiting their settings will also have discovered that location tracking has been turned on. Twitter has unveiled a new update created to better personalise the ads you see when using the social network.

by | May 19, 2017 | 01:27

The rare snail - named Jeremy - has a shell whose spirals turn in an anti-clockwise direction, meaning that he can not mate with the majority of the world's snail population who spiral the opposite way. Jeremy remains with his new neighbours in the Nottingham laboratory and is helping to look after the children but Davison said he was not giving up on the search for more potential partners.

by | May 18, 2017 | 23:38

It also hit a "limited number" of US companies over the weekend, a senior DHS official confirmed to Fox News. USA package delivery giant FedEx, European auto factories, Spanish telecoms giant Telefonica, Britain's health service and Germany's Deutsche Bahn rail network were among those hit.

by | May 18, 2017 | 23:28

Earlier it was assumed that Galaxy Note 8 will be the first dual camera phone from Samsung. However, after the unveiling of Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 + for which the dual camera is never present, it was then believed that the leaked image was the Galaxy Note 8.

by | May 18, 2017 | 23:06

He also said the North's nuclear and missile capabilities seem to have advanced rapidly recently but that the South was ready and capable of striking back should the North attack. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Defense Secretary James Mattis and other senior U.S. government officials, as well as opinion leaders. South Korean companies, from vehicle makers to retailers and cosmetics firms, have been hit in China by a nationalist backlash over Seoul's decision to deploy the missile system.

by | May 18, 2017 | 23:15

The FX production, helmed by producer Ryan Murphy, will focus on the tragedies that occurred after Hurricane Katrina . Bush, who was heavily criticized for his apparent mishandling of the nation's response to the disaster, will likely be at the heart of the upcoming season.

by | May 18, 2017 | 21:11

The White House has denied reports the embattled President had personally appealed to Comey to abandon the FBI's investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's links to Russian Federation. But the experts said intent was a critical element of an obstruction of justice charge, and the president's words could be subject to interpretation and possibly put into the context of other actions, like Comey's termination.

by | May 18, 2017 | 21:18

The poll supports the view from Brussels that the Brexit negotiations should first turn on the protection of European Union citizens' rights and Britain's so-called "divorce bill" - settling what money it owes under its existing obligations, estimated at around US$67 billion.

by | May 18, 2017 | 18:19

For the users on newer versions such as Windows 10 , Windows 8.1, Windows 7, then you should have received a patch back in March . The ransomware is a type of malicious software that infects a computer and restricts users' access to it until a ransom is paid to unlock it.

by | May 18, 2017 | 19:28

Starting today, Google will be offering the TPUs to users of Google Compute Cloud. Deep learning, a trendy type of AI, typically involves two stages: training artificial neural networks on lots of data, and then directing the networks to make inferences about new data based on what it knows.

by | May 18, 2017 | 18:30

There are a number of speculations surrounding the Taimen Pixel device. Google's next-gen Pixel 2 smartphone, Taimen, has been spotted on the benchmarking website Geekbench . If any, the scores show a device that has the potential to be one of the most powerful mobile devices in the market this year. Google requires, the smartphone should be one of the first to run under Android O, the next version of the green robot whose release is scheduled for the 2017 reentry.

by | May 18, 2017 | 17:50

While it is pretty safe to assume that another website will crop up soon to take ExtraTorrent's place, the future of Torrents at large does not look very promising. It's still too early to speak of it, as legal pressure is being speculated as one of the major reasons behind the termination, as from government to big studios all has been behind these torrent sites , who have kept claiming how they lost billions in revenue over the years.

by | May 18, 2017 | 17:44

Hamish Bennett took advantage of his long-awaited one-day worldwide recall as New Zealand beat Bangladesh by four wickets in the Tri-Nation Series encounter in Clontarf. Despite the short boundaries, Bangladesh struggled to find them with Mahmudullah the most successful, hitting six in his 51 while Mushfiqur hit the only six of the innings in his 55.

by | May 18, 2017 | 15:54

The first quarter growth was lower than the 6.8% expansion registered in the same period previous year, the Philippine Statistics Authority said. Pernia said the Philippine first quarter growth "bodes well for the economy as it is broadly in line with our target of 6.5-7.5 percent for this year".

by | May 18, 2017 | 16:11

You can watch the event live at our fancy live.playstation.com hub. With less than 24 hours until the Destiny 2 reveal, there were bound to be a few rumors floating around regarding Bungie's forthcoming sequel. It might be that the company was trying to push Destiny 2 as a Play Anywhere title and that fell through, or simply that it didn't like the current offering.