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BSNL Rolls Out 4G Services in India From Kerala BSNL Rolls Out 4G Services in India From Kerala
- February 09, 2018

However, it is important to note that the company haven't bought any new spectrum, which means that the rollout of 4G services in other parts of the country is a distant dream. At the launch occasion of 4G benefits in Kerala, the authorities of BSNL declared the tie-up of the administrator with T-Mobile keeping in mind the end goal to give worldwide roaming service in the US. (more...)
Pence will use Olympics to push tougher stance on North Korea Pence will use Olympics to push tougher stance on North Korea
- February 09, 2018

According to Deputy PM, it will be hard for the young Russian team to compete at the upcoming Games in PyeongChang . Russian Olympic officials say that 169 athletes are approved by the IOC to take part in Pyeongchang . Russia's participation has been fiercely debated among athletes and Canada's team was forced to apologise on Thursday after an alleged altercation at the athletes' village. (more...)
Google prepping Android Messages for web Google prepping Android Messages for web
- February 09, 2018

You scan that code in the Android Messages app. Voila, both web interface and Android Messages app are linked. It seems Google is getting exhausted of this lagging progress and is planning to introduce enhanced chat features completely powered by its own system ( similar to Apple's iMessage? ) and doesn't rely on telecom operators. (more...)
Amazon.com (AMZN) Given Buy Rating at DZ Bank
- February 09, 2018

Redwood Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Mercer Intl Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $808.99M market cap company. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 6,994 shares. Vantage Inv Advsr Lc accumulated 1,526 shares. Millennium Mgmt Limited Liability Corp stated it has 3.46M shares or 0.26% of all its holdings. (more...)
Porsche Investing Over $7 Billion Into EV Development To Tackle Tesla Porsche Investing Over $7 Billion Into EV Development To Tackle Tesla
- February 09, 2018

The German luxury vehicle maker's investment in what has been dubbed "electromobility" now stands at circa £5.3bn, which will be split between the creation of all-electric and hybridised powertrains, expanding factories to incorporate electrified technology and improving charging infrastructure. (more...)
Torch relay closing in on Olympic park in South Korea Torch relay closing in on Olympic park in South Korea
- February 09, 2018

And you don't have to travel to South Korea - or even out of OH - to do it. More than 2,500 athletes will attend the games. However, the bare statistics often hide the nuances. Eastern, that's 10 a.m. the next day in South Korea. You probably remember him from when his bare, oily torso won the opening ceremonies at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. (more...)
Amazon Alexa now creates music playlists Amazon Alexa now creates music playlists
- February 09, 2018

Voice commands can be used to either add the current song to an existing playlist, or create a new playlist with the current song as the first track. Amazon have added one of the most requested features to Echo speakers so you can make and stream playlists without the touch of a button. (more...)
Apple orders GitHub to takedown iBoot code following leak Apple orders GitHub to takedown iBoot code following leak
- February 09, 2018

Initially it seemed as though Apple's much-vaunted security had been threatened by the unknown postage of portions of its source code for a critical iOS component to Github . Apple stated that the leaked source code was out-dated and encouraged customers to "update to the newest software releases to benefit from the latest protections". (more...)
Huawei P20 Plus renders show the triple-lens phone in full Huawei P20 Plus renders show the triple-lens phone in full
- February 09, 2018

As you can see in the above photos (spotted by GizmoChina ), the Huawei P20 Lite is expected to come with a design that is highly inspired by the Apple iPhone X . What's also certain is that it will run on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. It likely translates into a slightly taller device than what we're used to seeing by now, and it will be interesting to see how Huawei intends to push this deviation from the norm. (more...)
Xiaomi's new Express Delivery Service will deliver products within just one day Xiaomi's new Express Delivery Service will deliver products within just one day
- February 09, 2018

The service is available only on the Mi Store app and the mi.com website and is now being offered in Bengaluru for an order consisting one eligible product only. However, the success of the new service will depend on how fast it able to cater the growing demand of Xiaomi customers in the country. Apparently with its new Express Delivery , Xiaomi intends to take on the e-commerce companies like Amazon and Flipkart . (more...)
University of New Mexico suspends football coach Bob Davie University of New Mexico suspends football coach Bob Davie
- February 09, 2018

Hogan Marren Babbo & Rose examined how football staff members responded to police or university investigations into three incidents of alleged sexual and physical assault by players, as well as allegations of whether coaches pressured injured players to play before they had been cleared by the medical staff. (more...)
Earnings at the Forefront For Berry Global Group, Inc
- February 09, 2018

Rice Hall James & Associates Llc who had been investing in Bofi Holding Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.20B market cap company. (NASDAQ:HOLX). Raymond James Assocs owns 62,286 shares. The insider HYMAN DAVID A sold $12.61 million. The firm also offers Odyssey solution, a real-time information solution to manage, control, record, and share procedures across networks worldwide. (more...)
American Airlines Group (AAL) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance
- February 09, 2018

It has outperformed by 70.43% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link . Hollencrest Securities Llc bought 4,286 shares as the company's stock rose 11.01% with the market. It also reduced Medicines Co (Put) (NASDAQ:MDCO) stake by 90,300 shares and now owns 110,000 shares. Therefore 57% are positive. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.92 earnings per share. (more...)
Countdown for PyeongChang opening ceremony Countdown for PyeongChang opening ceremony
- February 09, 2018

Every four years, the many countries of the world send their best figure skaters, bobsledders, skiers, snowboarders, curlers, and other winter athletes to compete against the best of the best. The delegation of athletes deemed "clean" by the IOC will instead participate as "Olympic Athletes of Russia" under the neutral Olympic flag. NBC and its related platforms are serving up more than 2,400 hours of Olympics coverage through the closing ceremony on February 25 - a record for a Winter ... (more...)
Russian Federation left out in the cold at Winter Olympics Russian Federation left out in the cold at Winter Olympics
- February 09, 2018

Or so claims a representative of the Olympic Athletes from Russia, which is definitely not the same as the Russian Olympic team , despite its members having arrived carrying suitcases with the word "RUSSIA" stamped on them. The Russians had argued that they had been wrongly excluded from Pyeongchang by an International Olympic Committee eligibility panel, which was set up to determine which Russians were considered "clean" after widespread state-sponsored doping at the Sochi Winter Olympics ... (more...)
Cases of Galaxy S9 leaked affirming Samsung new design Cases of Galaxy S9 leaked affirming Samsung new design
- February 09, 2018

And, coincidentally, the fluke Android 8.0 Oreo release for the Galaxy S7 edge a few hours ago happened at around the moment the S8 and S8 + should have begun receiving the update, if we go by the timeline of the first official release of Nougat previous year. (more...)
Ram 1500 gets Moparized at 2018 Chicago Auto Show Ram 1500 gets Moparized at 2018 Chicago Auto Show
- February 09, 2018

Ram on Thursday took the covers off a 2019 1500 Big Horn Sport with a definite outdoor-sport theme at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show . Pumping up the truck's capabilities is a 2-inch lift kit for additional off-road clearance and meaty 35-inch tires wrapped around 18-inch beadlock-capable wheels for more grip when airing down. (more...)
New Twitch guidelines address harassment and sexual content New Twitch guidelines address harassment and sexual content
- February 09, 2018

You can read the full guidelines on nudity and sexual behavior here, which go into more detail: "Attire (or lack of attire) meant to be sexually suggestive includes undergarments, intimate apparel, or exposing/focusing on male or female genitals, buttocks, or nipples". (more...)
How to keep The Register-Guard in your Facebook news feed How to keep The Register-Guard in your Facebook news feed
- February 09, 2018

The first time I saw the post it was from a Facebook friend who was more of an acquaintance in real life. According to fact-check site Snopes , reports regarding this new algorithm began circulating in December 2017, boosting the rumours over the changes the social network announced in January. (more...)
Subaru celebrates its 50th anniversary with limited edition models Subaru celebrates its 50th anniversary with limited edition models
- February 09, 2018

The exterior side mirrors are finished in satin chrome (excludes BRZ , WRX , and STI). We should mention, however, that the only exception is the Ascent - which is now not even on sale yet. The WRX will see 600 examples built, the STI will see just 200 examples built, and the BRZ will see 250 examples built. Subaru of America debuted new limited editions of each model in its lineup, including the Outback wagon, and Crosstrek and Forester small SUVs, at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show on ... (more...)