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Apple's launches Family Webpage to help parents track child activities Apple's launches Family Webpage to help parents track child activities
- March 16, 2018

The investors collectively control $2 billion of Apple shares, and they sent the firm a letter proposing that it widen parental control options on its devices. Blocking the sites that the parents don't want the kids to access is a lot easier now. The app store's kids section is entirely tailored towards giving children the best experience online. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ starts shipping today; offers, prices, features Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ starts shipping today; offers, prices, features
- March 16, 2018

The company beleives that these new devices will consolidate their position in the premium smartphone segment. Samsung is also providing an extra Rs. 6,000 discount on exchanges of older Samsung smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy S9 comes in 5.8 inch size with quad HD Super AMOLED display having 18.5:9 screen ratio. Both the devices sport a maximum thickness of 8.5mm. (more...)
Swiftkey 7.0 with refreshed interface, new toolbar, stickers and more rolling out Swiftkey 7.0 with refreshed interface, new toolbar, stickers and more rolling out
- March 16, 2018

The location sharing and calendar sharing options introduced in this update are not yet available on Android and will be coming soon in the U.S. and India. That apart, the SwiftKey 7.0 will be available in 8 new "Lish" languages including Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Odia and Telegu. (more...)
Google Maps adds 'wheelchair accessible' option in routes Google Maps adds 'wheelchair accessible' option in routes
- March 16, 2018

When the wheelchair accessible transport option is selected, it provides users with the best accessible route which factors in the availability of wheelchair ramps and lifts on various routes. The technology giant said it is also looking to work with other cities and transit agencies in the coming months to expand this feature. Once you tap on Options, you will find wheelchair accessible under the Routes section. (more...)
Saudi Arabia warns it will pursue nuclear weapons if Iran does Saudi Arabia warns it will pursue nuclear weapons if Iran does
- March 16, 2018

In November, the Crown Prince called Iran's leader "the new Hitler of the Middle East." . Khamenei "wants to create his own project in the Middle East, very much like Hitler who wanted to expand at the time ", said the 32-year-old heir to the throne. (more...)
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Reaches 5 Million Players on Xbox PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Reaches 5 Million Players on Xbox
- March 16, 2018

It's a fairly common practice in the mobile game business, and Canada is often the beneficiary. It's taken less than three months for the game to reach that figure on Xbox One , impressive considering the game's initial struggles, multiple updates, and differences when compared to the PC version. (more...)
Xiaomi launches Mi Body Composition Scale in India: Price, features, specifications Xiaomi launches Mi Body Composition Scale in India: Price, features, specifications
- March 16, 2018

It details your muscle mass, BMI, bone mass, weight, body fat, visceral fat, basal metabolism, and the total amount of fluid in your body to give you an overall body score. The Xiaomi Mi Body Composition Scale is compatible with devices running Android 4.4 and above, and, iOS 8.0 and above. It also has Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity options. (more...)
Russian hackers targeted USA energy assets, officials say Russian hackers targeted USA energy assets, officials say
- March 16, 2018

The comments come after the USA announced it was imposing sanctions on 19 Russians for alleged interference in the 2016 US election, including 13 indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller. government carries a lot of weight". Gaining access to the networks that are tied to various aspects of U.S. infrastructure is extremely hard, said Vikram Thakur, of Symantec Security Response. (more...)
Furniture Wood Coatings Market Growth Analysis, Opportunities Forecasts Report till 2025 Furniture Wood Coatings Market Growth Analysis, Opportunities Forecasts Report till 2025
- March 16, 2018

Further, the Cell Culture Vessels market analysis explains manufacturing details including suppliers of raw material and equipment, price analysis for material and equipment, cost analysis (covering labour cost and other costs) and manufacturing process analysis. (more...)
Intel Teases Chip Redesign to Stop Meltdown, Spectre Flaws Intel Teases Chip Redesign to Stop Meltdown, Spectre Flaws
- March 16, 2018

By The original uploader was VD64992 at English Wikipedia [Public domain], via Wikimedia CommonsIntel experienced some serious setbacks late past year when Google Project Zero revealed some major flaws with its chip designs, but now, the chip maker is getting back on track. (more...)
HTC U12+ leak reveals minimal bezels, four cameras, and Snapdragon 845 HTC U12+ leak reveals minimal bezels, four cameras, and Snapdragon 845
- March 16, 2018

Furthermore, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset powers device, which also sports up to 128GB of storage and 6GB of RAM. Also present is the second generation of HTC's Edge Sense hardware , which was introduced a year ago to let users control various functions by physically squeezing the device's sides. (more...)
Russia to launch mission to Mars next year - Putin - RT World News Russia to launch mission to Mars next year - Putin - RT World News
- March 16, 2018

The president revealed the plans in an interview shown in a new documentary by Andrey Kondrashov . "Our specialists will try to make landings on the poles, because there is reason to believe that there can be water there". The announcement comes after NASA unveiled its own £1.5billion ($2.1 bn) Mars exploration bid, the Mars 2020 mission, which is timed for a launch in mid-2020 when Earth and Mars are in good positions relative to each other for landing. (more...)
Spotify Sets April Date to Begin Public Trading Spotify Sets April Date to Begin Public Trading
- March 16, 2018

In an unusual move, the company is not issuing new shares as in a traditional initial public offering. In a response clearly meant to counter claims that Spotify is not paying artists sufficiently, Ek said the company's goal is to enable 1 million people to live from music. (more...)
Goodbye Android Wear: Google hits reset with new Wear OS name Goodbye Android Wear: Google hits reset with new Wear OS name
- March 16, 2018

As you can see from the image above, which is the first thing visitors to the site will see, Wear OS is front and center. The change is already reflected on the Android Wear website, which now redirects to the Wear OS website. Of course, with all of this stagnation, Android Wear hasn't been selling very well. That spot belongs to Samsung, with its Tizen-based smartwatches. (more...)
Cigna tapping Amazon's Alexa to help define insurance terminology Cigna tapping Amazon's Alexa to help define insurance terminology
- March 15, 2018

The existing architecture allows developers to build applications or skills to enhance the customer experience for its users. Amazon's Alexa "Skills" are voice-driven capabilities that enhance the functionality of Alexa devices. "We look forward to all the cool things that the Indian developers will come up with", says Dilip RS, Country Manager for Alexa Skills Kit , Amazon. (more...)
Super Bomberman R blasting its way onto Xbox One Super Bomberman R blasting its way onto Xbox One
- March 16, 2018

As you may remember, the Konami game was recently listed for PlayStation 4 in Korea. Unfortunately for now only the Xbox One has been mentioned and it is unclear if the game will eventually find its way onto the Sony PS4 console or maybe even PC. (more...)
Toy-Con Garage toolkit lets Labo users build their own contraptions
- March 15, 2018

Now, Nintendo aims to make gamers more informed about the Toy-Con Garage mode in a series of videos that explain how it works and the various ways it can be used. NINTENDO WANTS to get kids into programming with a "Garage" mode for its cardboard-centric Labo system. Nintendo Labo is pencilled in for a European launch on April 27, and will be sold in two distinct incarnations in the shape of the Variety and Robot Kits. (more...)
LG's Google Assistant and Smart Display Available for Pre-Orders LG's Google Assistant and Smart Display Available for Pre-Orders
- March 15, 2018

The LG ThinQ Google Assistant Smart Speakers are up for pre-order on B&H. To counter that problem, LG is launching the ThinQ Google Assistant Speaker that's priced below the $200 mark. According to LG, both smart speakers are the result of the collaboration with Meridian Audio, an English manufacturer of high-performance, hi-fi audio and video components. (more...)
(NASDAQ:AAPL) Shares Sold by First Washington CORP
- March 15, 2018

The stock decreased 4.44% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $14.43. About 147,690 shares traded. Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has risen 12.02% since March 15, 2017 and is uptrending. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Apple from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Monday, January 8th. Since October 3, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $26.38 million activity. (more...)
New Planets Discovered Near Solar System
- March 15, 2018

A team from the Tokyo Institute of Technology's Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences confirmed the existence of 15 exoplanets that are orbiting red dwarf stars. "This will greatly facilitate tracking observations, including the study of planetary atmospheres and determination of the precise orbit of planets". (more...)