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So Long Scion: 2019 Toyota Yaris Gets a Name Change So Long Scion: 2019 Toyota Yaris Gets a Name Change
- March 26, 2018

Toyota is dropping the iA moniker from the Yaris for 2019, giving its dominating front grille a honeycomb insert, adding some piano black accents and chrome trim, and making its entry-level sedan available in three trim levels for the first time. (more...)
Facebook makes it easier to control large Messenger groups Facebook makes it easier to control large Messenger groups
- March 26, 2018

This is especially helpful in large group chats with people you may not yet be connected to, like when you're planning a friend's surprise birthday party with different groups of friends. Facebook has rolled out a new feature for Messenger which makes it easier for users to add members to audio and video calls on Messenger. "Anyone in a group chat can create a custom invite link and share it with someone they'd like to join the conversation", Facebook wrote in its press release. (more...)
Giannis Antetokounmpo sprains ankle, doesn't return to Bucks-Clippers game Giannis Antetokounmpo sprains ankle, doesn't return to Bucks-Clippers game
- March 26, 2018

Antetokounmpo seemed to twist the ankle when he tripped on teammate Shabazz Muhammad under their own basket, but he did not leave the game until a couple of series later, noticeably limping and looking unhappy. With 11 games left on their regular season schedule following this meeting with the Clippers, the Bucks are not yet absolutely safe with their 5.5-game advantage over the Detroit Pistons, who are now occupying the ninth place in the Eastern Conference standings . (more...)
Android Malware Infects QR Reader Apps Amassing 500000 Downloads On Google Play Android Malware Infects QR Reader Apps Amassing 500000 Downloads On Google Play
- March 26, 2018

These attracted more than half a million downloads. Google is seemingly trying to fix this problem, with a new message about lite apps appearing for some users. Immediately after, BJP's IT cell chief Amit Malviya attacked Congress, "Rahul Gandhi gave a call to #DeleteNaMoApp , but Congress deleted its own App from the App store after they were called out". (more...)
Provident Financial (PFG) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital
- March 26, 2018

It has outperformed by 12.98% the S&P500. The savings and loans company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.39 by ($0.03). (NASDAQ:PROV) for 166,880 shares. Alternately, if the indicator goes under -80, this may show the stock as being oversold. (NASDAQ:PROV) on Monday, October 30. (more...)
Local students march for gun control in Washington DC Local students march for gun control in Washington DC
- March 26, 2018

The idea for the trip came after students reached out and showed interest in March for Our Lives , said Robinson, an global relations major. "They have regulations right now, but even the small regulations we have are not being carried out", said Stelly. (more...)
OK, you've deleted Facebook, but is your data still out there? OK, you've deleted Facebook, but is your data still out there?
- March 26, 2018

Nevertheless, it's unclear how much control Facebook has over user data once a company like Cambridge Analytica acquires it. If you're completely off social media then kudos to you, but for those who just can not leave Facebook here are a few steps to "stay safe". (more...)
Facebook logs texts and calls, users find as they delete accounts Facebook logs texts and calls, users find as they delete accounts
- March 26, 2018

Some backstory: Google's Android 4.0 and below had an API which let apps access your contacts. When access is given, Facebook uses an Android phone's contact data to help guide its recommended friends feature. Logged information includes data on all phone calls made on the phone, the start time o each call, its duration, and the contact's name. "This was first introduced in Messenger in 2015, and later offered as an option in Facebook Lite, a lightweight version of Facebook for Android". (more...)
Nokia 1 with Android Go Arrives in India for Rs 5499 Nokia 1 with Android Go Arrives in India for Rs 5499
- March 26, 2018

The Nokia 1 was announced at the MWC 2018 event held earlier this year in Barcelona, Spain. It is now launched in India for Rs. 5,499 and comes in Warm Red and Dark Blue color options. The phone is powered by a quad-core processor - the MediaTek MT6737M to be precise coupled with just 1GB RAM and 8GB of storage. On the camera front, it features a 5-megapixel shooter on the back of the device and 2-megapixel selfie camera. (more...)
Unlocked Galaxy S8, Note 8 US Models To Get Android 8.0 Soon Unlocked Galaxy S8, Note 8 US Models To Get Android 8.0 Soon
- March 26, 2018

The wait has been a long one, but the delay in the release of operating system updates is one of the trade-offs in owning unlocked Android smartphones. The autofill functionality aims to reduce the time spent by the user in logging in to applications and websites by remembering important information including usernames and passwords. (more...)
Here's how to watch the Huawei P20 and P20 Pro launch Here's how to watch the Huawei P20 and P20 Pro launch
- March 26, 2018

After knowing mostly everything about the P20 Pro , a new report now details the P20 in length. The complete specifications of the P20 Pro were already revealed in the last week. Notably, the P20 Pro is said to have 6GB RAM and expandable storage support. Moreover, these specs have also been confirmed separately by German retailer, Saturn . (more...)
Sitharaman asserts India ready to counter in Doklam Sitharaman asserts India ready to counter in Doklam
- March 26, 2018

Speaking about whether India has taken up the matter with China, Sitharaman said issues relating to the border are regularly taken up with the Chinese side through diplomatic channels and at Border Personnel Meetings, flag meetings and meetings of Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination on India-China Border Affairs. (more...)
Australia ball-tampering a modern day cricket tragedy: Bishan Singh Bedi Australia ball-tampering a modern day cricket tragedy: Bishan Singh Bedi
- March 26, 2018

It was Smith's last appearance in the series after being banned for one match for his role in the ball tampering scandal, which means he will miss the fourth Test. "I still think I'm the right person for the job", he said. Tim Paine filled in for Steve Smith , who was stood down as captain after the incident. (more...)
Here's When China's Space Station Will Fall Back to Earth Here's When China's Space Station Will Fall Back to Earth
- March 26, 2018

Observers believe that most of the craft will burn up in the atmosphere, though some debris may actually fall to Earth . Even ESA admits that it won't be able to predict a specific time and place for the Tiangong-1 re-entry. Hosted by the ESA , this year's test campaign will see 13 space agencies and organizations from around the world joining together to compare predictions about the space station's journey. (more...)
Hunt Lane Capital LP Reduces Holdings in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA)
- March 26, 2018

Alibaba Group stock traded down $3.45 during trading on Friday, reaching $181.20. 18,704,793 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 18,662,412. Cardiovascular Systems had 25 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, August 15 report. (more...)
Nvidia Corp (NVDA) Shareholder Myriad Asset Management LTD Trimmed Its Position
- March 26, 2018

The stock decreased 4.87% or $4.96 during the last trading session, reaching $96.83. Swiss Savings Bank stated it has 2.19 million shares. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since March 24, 2017 and is uptrending. Alpine Woods Cap Invsts Ltd stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA). 5,001 are held by Maplelane Capital Limited. Cim Mangement has invested 0.37% in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA). (more...)
(MSFT) is Adalta Capital Management LLC's Largest Position (MSFT) is Adalta Capital Management LLC's Largest Position
- March 26, 2018

Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 10,000 shares of company stock worth $930,900. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 30,375,635 shares of the software giant's stock worth $2,262,682,000 after buying an additional 753,152 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Bitcoin ransom demanded in city hall cyber attack Bitcoin ransom demanded in city hall cyber attack
- March 26, 2018

Cox said the city would offer employees additional resources to help them protect their information in coming days. Asked whether the city intends to pay the ransom, Mayor Bottoms said that hasn't been determined. A note provided city officials with a step-by-step guide on how to pay, linking to a website URL hosted on the dark web. "We don't know the extent of the attack", said Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms in a Thursday afternoon press conference. (more...)
Facebook boss Zuckerberg apologizes in United Kingdom newspapers for data leak Facebook boss Zuckerberg apologizes in United Kingdom newspapers for data leak
- March 26, 2018

On late Wednesday, Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg apologised for the company's handling of a row over user privacy, while promising tougher steps to restrict developers' access to such information. USA lawmakers on Friday formally asked Facebook Inc's Mark Zuckerberg to explain at a congressional hearing how 50 million users' data got into the hands of political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. (more...)
Facebook apologises for data scandal in UK newspaper ads Facebook apologises for data scandal in UK newspaper ads
- March 26, 2018

Zuckerberg explained there was a quiz developed by a university researcher "that leaked Facebook data of millions of people in 2014". He wrote: "I'm sorry we didn't do more at the time". Facebook has said Dr Kogan passed this information on to Cambridge Analytica without its knowledge. Kogan says he is being made a scapegoat. He said Facebook already stopped similar apps from getting so much information and is limiting the data apps can get when users sign in using their Facebook account. (more...)