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Xiaomi strikes European deal with Hutchison 3 Xiaomi strikes European deal with Hutchison 3
- May 09, 2018

Last week we have seen two consecutive reports regarding the availability of Xiaomi smartphones and other products in the France and Italy. The alliance with CK Hutchison and the announcement of a launch in France and Italy confirms how keen Xiaomi is to sell its products all over the world. (more...)
Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza to be launched with AMT gearbox soon Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza to be launched with AMT gearbox soon
- May 09, 2018

Suzuki Motor Corporation, the parent of Maruti Suzuki, revealed the Vitara Brezza AMT way back in August 2016 at the Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show. Tata offers Nexon AMT only with top end variants, while Maruti will offer Brezza AMT option on mid and top variants. A dark orange colour options will also be on offer. (more...)
Facebook shuffles execs of key apps in biggest reorganization Facebook shuffles execs of key apps in biggest reorganization
- May 09, 2018

That team will be lead by David Marcus, formerly the head of Facebook Messenger . The Menlo Park, California-based company also unveiled a new initiative to explore the use of blockchain , the decentralized ledger technology that underpins digital currencies like Bitcoin. (more...)
Google News completely revamped for iOS, Android and the Web Google News completely revamped for iOS, Android and the Web
- May 09, 2018

Google has drastically improved its language understanding capability so that you can converse more naturally with Google Assistant . With Google's Continued conversation feature, you'll be able to have a natural back-and-forth conversation without having to repeat the phrase "Hey Google". (more...)
PM Narendra Modi plans three 'surprise gifts' for Nepal PM Narendra Modi plans three 'surprise gifts' for Nepal
- May 09, 2018

Also on schedule is the inauguration of the 900 MW Arun 111 hydro power project, being constructed with Indian assistance in eastern Nepal. These include expanding rail linkages by connecting Raxaul in India to Kathmandu in Nepal, striking a partnership in agriculture and establishing new connectivity between the two countries through inland waterways. (more...)
Colorado: Senate Committee Could Soon Consider Gun Control Legislation Colorado: Senate Committee Could Soon Consider Gun Control Legislation
- May 09, 2018

Earlier Monday, Republican Senate President Kevin Grantham said he believed the legislation lacked "due process" for gun owners. Asked if there was any divide in the Senate like the small rift between House Republicans, Senate Majority Leader Chris Holbert said there was not. (more...)
Google News gets an AI focused redesign Google News gets an AI focused redesign
- May 09, 2018

Adding flavour to the content displayed on Google News feed are the various images and videos from YouTube which will be displayed in a format called Newscasts. Select the publisher offer you'd like to buy, click "Subscribe", and you're done. "This approach means Google News understands the people, places and things involved in a story as it evolves, and connects how they relate to one another", he wrote. (more...)
Google Assistant smart displays launching in July w Google Assistant smart displays launching in July w
- May 09, 2018

At today's Google I/O , the company confirmed that its first wave of Smart Displays will be going on sale this July. If you're bored of Google's voice already, you may be glad to hear you'll soon be able to choose from six celebrity voices, starting with musician John Legend. (more...)
More than 10 million people now have jobs in renewable energy More than 10 million people now have jobs in renewable energy
- May 09, 2018

A major new report has found that renewable energy now provides 10.3 million people with employment around the world. "By providing policymakers with this level of detail about the composition of renewable energy employment and skills requirements, countries can make informed decisions on several important national objectives, from education and training, to industry policies and labour market regulations". (more...)
Overwatch Supports Charity with Limited-Time Pink Mercy Skin Overwatch Supports Charity with Limited-Time Pink Mercy Skin
- May 09, 2018

In addition to the new skin, Blizzard are offering other ways for fans of Overwatch to support breast cancer research. All sales of the limited-time legendary skin will benefit BCRF. For a full schedule of streams and breakdown of rewards, visit the official Blizzard blog . Mercy, the angelic doctor from Overwatch , is about to put her healing powers to use in the real world. (more...)
Telos Capital Management Inc. Grows Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT) Telos Capital Management Inc. Grows Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)
- May 08, 2018

About 21.61 million shares traded. On 9/19/2017 NASDAQ: MSFT - Microsoft announced a quarterly dividend of $0.42 2.24% with an ex dividend date of 11/15/2017 which will be payable on 12/14/2017. E&G Lp holds 11,058 shares. Fulton Bancshares Na invested in 26,128 shares. Phocas Fincl owns 0.91% invested in IDACORP, Inc. Dillon And reported 52,044 shares or 2.04% of all its holdings. (more...)
Aliens exist? Triangular shaped UFO caught following path of lighting Aliens exist? Triangular shaped UFO caught following path of lighting
- May 08, 2018

The aircraft was either flying through the thunderbolt or used it as fuel to charge the energy. From the movie, more footage could be viewed of different UFOs traveling interior of lightning bolts from all over the world. As one user commented: "That was awesome! I've personally seen odd craft near power-lines several times", commented another YouTube user Cryptic Creations. (more...)
Scientists train regal jumping spider called Kim to leap on demand Scientists train regal jumping spider called Kim to leap on demand
- May 08, 2018

Unlike spiders , humans aren't capable of leaping such heights. This odd experiment, detailed in the video below, was devised by researchers from the University of Manchester in the U.K. The analysis revealed that this particular species of spider employs various strategies to jump over an obstacle, depending on the magnitude of the challenge. (more...)
China has shown the Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite China has shown the Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite
- May 08, 2018

If the new Galaxy J lineup is anything like the Galaxy A6, the bezels will be present at the bottom and top, but won't be as thin as the Galaxy S9's borders. Gadget from Samsung its appearance resembles its predecessor, it is possible to see similar fingerprint scanner near the camera. Even the Red Galaxy S9 Plus, on the other hand, comes at a 128GB storage choice just, and it's priced at 6,999 Yuan ($1,099) from the nation. (more...)
Square Enix Announces E3 Showcase Date Square Enix Announces E3 Showcase Date
- May 08, 2018

Following the addition of Vayne Carudas Solidor from Final Fantasy XII as Dissidia Final Fantasy NT's new playable character, Square Enix is planning on revealing its next on May 15. The company is expected to bring numerous heavy-hitters to the show, including Kingdom Hearts III, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, and Crystal Dynamics' Avengers project. (more...)
New Report Provides 2011-2018 Overview of Global Soil Aeration Machines Market New Report Provides 2011-2018 Overview of Global Soil Aeration Machines Market
- May 08, 2018

Questale has been catering to Fortune 500 clients and various other organizations globally. Questale is a leader in delivering fact-based data to the clients enabling them to improve profitability and accelerate growth. Geographically , this report is subdivuded into several key regions, with data concerned to the production and consumption patterns, revenue (million USD), market share and growth rate of Global Hydroxycarbamide market in these regions, for 10 years from 2012 to 2022 ... (more...)
Sharp Aquos S2 with Snapdragon 845 SoC & Dedicated 4K Video Camera Launched Sharp Aquos S2 with Snapdragon 845 SoC & Dedicated 4K Video Camera Launched
- May 08, 2018

Also, it's a high-end smartphone featuring the latest Snapdragon 845 chipset on board and up to 4GB of RAM. The Sharp Aquos R2 comes with a 6-inch IGZO display with a resolution of 1440 × 3040 pixels and 19:9 aspect ratio. The company just unveiled the second generation of the AQUOS R lineup with top-notch specs and an interesting feature - dedicated camera for video recording. (more...)
Microsoft 365 is adding Adaptive Cards to Outlook, Teams, and more Microsoft 365 is adding Adaptive Cards to Outlook, Teams, and more
- May 08, 2018

A partnership with Microsoft will allow Stripe to power Payments in Outlook for Microsoft Office users, while also supporting Microsoft Pay, a digital wallet used to store payment and shipping details in Microsoft accounts. Microsoft says the aim is "to reduce friction between action and intent". With the growing addition of payments feature to nearly all the apps or web services we use, it makes for a wise decision for Microsoft to add the new feature to Outlook as it seeks to compete ... (more...)
Apple releases iOS 11.4 Beta 4 to Developers Apple releases iOS 11.4 Beta 4 to Developers
- May 08, 2018

Consequently, Apple with iOS 12 will primarily focus on improving system stability as part of a broader effort to make the iOS experience more reliable. These features are consisting of a restructured Home screen, which will include modifications on the iPad and a refurbished Photos app. "The home screen redesign is iPad focused". (more...)
Tata Motors Plans Expansion; To Add 100 New Dealerships This Year Tata Motors Plans Expansion; To Add 100 New Dealerships This Year
- May 08, 2018

The Indian-based automaker has now introduced a host of new accessories on the Nexon which can be availed instead of the optional Style kit, with sunroof being a part of the new list. Barman also stated that "Tata Motors had a very fast paced growth of over 35 percent in the non-metro or smaller cities compared to about 25 percent rise in sales in the metros". (more...)