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Google Home and Home Mini speakers to launch in India soon Google Home and Home Mini speakers to launch in India soon
- April 02, 2018

India, being the world's second largest market for smartphones, appears to be a ideal choice for the launch. This has been a massive success in countries like India, Nepal, Indonesia, etc. There's little doubt that work is already underway on the Google Pixel 3 , but in addition to its continued flagship effort, Google may also be bringing a more affordable Pixel phone to market in 2018. (more...)
Chinese Space Station Tiangong-1 Lands In South Pacific Chinese Space Station Tiangong-1 Lands In South Pacific
- April 02, 2018

China's Tiangong-1 space station blasts off on a Long March-2FT1 carrier rocket from the launch pad at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in north-west China's Gansu Province on September 29, 2011. The odds of space debris hitting a person was said to be less than one in 1 trillion. Due to a phenomenon called orbital decay, the empty, rogue space station has been steadily cruising back toward Earth on its own. (more...)
'Ministering' to replace LDS Home and Visiting Teaching 'Ministering' to replace LDS Home and Visiting Teaching
- April 02, 2018

Providing different methods of doing the ministering, limiting accounting of visiting and home teaching to unpaid supervisors and calling the program something new "won't make an ounce of difference in our service unless we see this as an invitation to care for one another in a bold new holier way", Holland said, according to the Tribune . (more...)
Under Armour data breach effects 150 million accounts Under Armour data breach effects 150 million accounts
- April 02, 2018

About 4.51M shares traded. Brookstone Capital Management increased its stake in Patterson Companies Inc (PDCO) by 1681.06% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. Weiss Asset Management Limited Partnership owns 11,372 shares or 0.1% of their U.S. portfolio. Armistice Capital LLC bought a new position in Under Armour in the 4th quarter valued at about $20,202,000. (more...)
Rand Wealth LLC Has $3.68 Million Holdings in IBM (NYSE:IBM) Rand Wealth LLC Has $3.68 Million Holdings in IBM (NYSE:IBM)
- April 02, 2018

The hedge funds in our database now possess: 229.66 million shares, down from 255.81 million shares in 2017Q3. Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) has declined 3.25% since March 30, 2017 and is downtrending. Jackson Grant Investment Advisers Inc. boosted its stake in International Business Machines Corp .by 0.7% in the second quarter. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $5.01 earnings per share. (more...)
Verizon Galaxy Note 8 Gets Oreo Update! Verizon Galaxy Note 8 Gets Oreo Update!
- April 02, 2018

Don't get too excited, though, since the GIF animation runs only once after you lock the phone and then turns into a still image. You should also check to see if your battery is fully charged before installing the update . You could always add an image to your Always on Display to customize the look of the phone while it permanently displays the time, date, and any incoming notifications. (more...)
Indian teen dies after smartphone explodes during a call Indian teen dies after smartphone explodes during a call
- April 02, 2018

She was rushed to a local hospital where she died. As the battery of the mobile phone was draining out, she plugged it for charging while talking over it simultaneously. Besides the phones, accessories are listed on the Indian official store as well, but they are not available to purchase yet. HMD Global stated that, "We are deeply saddened to hear of the unfortunate incident involving a 19-year-old girl that has been reported". (more...)
'Ready Player One' more-than-ready atop box office 'Ready Player One' more-than-ready atop box office
- April 02, 2018

In fact, through the first two days, Ready Player One earned more in China alone - and in the rest of the overseas markets - than it has in America. The third installment in the God's Not Dead series centers on a pastor (David A.R. White) and his congregation who are displaced when their church burns down and then battle the state university that owns the land while attempting to rebuild. (more...)
April Fool's: Google Maps adds a 'Where's Waldo?' game April Fool's: Google Maps adds a 'Where's Waldo?' game
- April 01, 2018

And he is not travelling alone. So watch out for Woof, Wenda, Wizard Whitebeard , and creepy Odlaw . Google Maps announced that they are rolling out a mini game on Google Maps for fans of the books for Android , iOS and desktops, according to The Verge . (more...)
OnePlus co-founder deletes OnePlus co-founder deletes "Learn to love the notch" patronizing tweet
- March 31, 2018

Whether we like it or not, but iPhone X's not so appreciated notch design is being picked up by others. There's the newly launched Honor P20 Pro and P20, the Oppo F7 in India, R15 in China, Vivo V9 in India to name a few phones with a notch on the front. (more...)
Three people are suing Facebook for collecting call/text logs on Android Three people are suing Facebook for collecting call/text logs on Android
- March 31, 2018

The log updates happen if users grant the apps permission to sync contact-list information with Facebook. According to the New York Times , Facebook began developing the page in response to Cambridge Analytica news, which reportedly harvested data from about 50 million Facebook users. (more...)
Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. Purchases 1249 Shares of Constellation Brands (STZ)
- March 31, 2018

About 3.81 million shares traded. QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has declined 3.21% since March 30, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 8.23% the S&P500. Stock buyback programs are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. Spinnaker reported 0.37% stake. (more...)
China's Tiangong-I space station expected to re-enter Earth's atmosphere Sunday China's Tiangong-I space station expected to re-enter Earth's atmosphere Sunday
- March 31, 2018

The Tiangong-1 project was meant to show the Chinese could, in fact, launch a space station. Back in 2011, China launched its first space lab called the Tiangong 1 . If Tiangong-1 breaks apart in the MI night sky, it will look like a shooting star. "There is no need for people to worry about its re-entry into the atmosphere", an article by the China Manned Space Engineering Office published on state media said. (more...)
How to get a copy of the data Facebook has on you How to get a copy of the data Facebook has on you
- March 31, 2018

As a result, Facebook is now looking to restrict the access many other applications have to your data . For more on how to (mostly) stop Facebook from sharing your data with other businesses, my colleague wrote a story about the process last week. (more...)
Modern Warfare Finally Arrives for Xbox One Backward Compatibility Modern Warfare Finally Arrives for Xbox One Backward Compatibility
- March 31, 2018

If you don't have the physical disc itself, you're going to have to buy it. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare released over ten years ago on Xbox 360, but people have been playing it on Xbox One for the past year thanks to its remastered edition. (more...)
Blue Moon Rising This Easter Weekend Will Be The Last Until 2020 Blue Moon Rising This Easter Weekend Will Be The Last Until 2020
- March 31, 2018

Why is it called a blue moon? . It will be the last blue moon for the next two and a half years based on the calendar of lunar events. Tomorrow's Blue Moon is known as the Full Sap Moon because it marks the time of year when maple sap begins to flow and the annual tapping of trees begins. (more...)
Browns watch Lamar Jackson's pro day at Louisville Browns watch Lamar Jackson's pro day at Louisville
- March 31, 2018

All 32 National Football League teams were represented at the event. "I've had several teams tell me they're having trouble just getting to set up appointments to meet with him", Mayock said Thursday during Path to the Draft's coverage of the UL pro day. (more...)
Google Play adds Bookmarks, speed controls and more for Audiobook playback Google Play adds Bookmarks, speed controls and more for Audiobook playback
- March 31, 2018

An appeals court later reversed the ruling in 2014, questioning whether Google breached copyright law by using Oracle's Application Programming Interface (API). If you get the error "This Device Is Not Certified By Google" and you do the following and find that it isn't certified, your options are limited. Plus, it's educational and people who read generally have better vocabulary skills. (more...)
Nasa to send 1st mission to study 'heart' of Mars in May Nasa to send 1st mission to study 'heart' of Mars in May
- March 31, 2018

To answer such questions, NASA is launching Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS ) on April 16 to find undiscovered worlds around nearby stars, providing targets where future studies will assess their capacity to harbor life. Looking deep into Mars will let scientists understand how different its crust, mantle and core are from Earth. The mission, which will last nearly two years, is funded and coordinated mostly by the USA but also Germany, France, and Spain have contributed In ... (more...)
Investigating 'Baby' Tyrannosaur Fossil Unearthed in Montana Investigating 'Baby' Tyrannosaur Fossil Unearthed in Montana
- March 31, 2018

They originally found the remains during digs in Hell Creek , Montana, in the summer of 2016 , but didn't realize what they'd discovered until they returned and painstakingly unearthed a 2-foot-long toothy skull characteristic of a Tyrannosaur. (more...)