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United States confirms 'failed' North Korea missile launch United States confirms 'failed' North Korea missile launch
- May 01, 2017

The United States and China offered starkly different strategies Friday for addressing North Korea's escalating nuclear threat as President Donald Trump's top diplomat demanded full enforcement of economic sanctions on Pyongyang and urged new penalties. (more...)
Man in Thailand kills baby on Facebook Live
- May 01, 2017

Zuckerberg was responding to pressure after a man in the American state of OH used Facebook Live to broadcast footage of himself walking up to a stranger in a street and shooting him dead. According to the police authorities, the fater, called Wuttisan Wongtalay , had earlier had a fight with his wife. Zuckerberg was reacting to the outrage following Steve Stephens posting to Facebook Live his random killing of an elderly man on the side of a road in Cleveland, Ohio. (more...)
Sri Lanka navy seizes boat with 30 from Myanmar, 2 Indians Sri Lanka navy seizes boat with 30 from Myanmar, 2 Indians
- May 01, 2017

India and Japan will build a floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, a 500 MegaWatt power plant and a gas distribution pipeline in Sri Lanka, a media report said. The boat has been handed over to Kankasanthurai police after being brought into the Kankasanthurai port. The Muslim Rohingya in Myanmar s western state of Rakhine are denied citizenship and face brutal discrimination in the Buddhist-majority country. (more...)
Maruti sales rise 19.5% to 1,51215 units in April Maruti sales rise 19.5% to 1,51215 units in April
- May 01, 2017

The company's of domestic sales stood at 144,492 units in the month, rising by 23.4% versus 117,045 units in April 2016. The mini segment (Alto and WagonR) grew by 22 per cent. Sales of mid-sized sedan Ciaz rose 23.2 per cent to 7,024 units during the month. Sales of vans Omni and Eeco was at 13,938 units, down by 4% from 14,520 units in April 2016. (more...)
Uber to launch e-VTOL air taxis Uber to launch e-VTOL air taxis
- May 01, 2017

The BBC noted the technology isn't proven yet, but Uber thinks their flying vehicle service could cost around the same as their auto transportation system. The company is working with Hillwood properties in Dallas-Fort Worth and various other real estate companies in Dubai to select the sites and construct ports for vehicle landings and takeoffs. (more...)
Facebook Spaces: 7 Things to Know About the New Virtual Reality App Facebook Spaces: 7 Things to Know About the New Virtual Reality App
- May 01, 2017

When Facebook snapped up Oculus it was obvious this would be one of the directions the Rift would go, socialising in VR. Facebook Spaces was initially showcased by Mark Zuckerberg at the Oculus Connect Conference in October a year ago, but today the company has opened it for public. (more...)
Amazon is shutting down Underground, its free Android app program Amazon is shutting down Underground, its free Android app program
- April 30, 2017

The program, launched back in 2015, will be fully discontinued by the company in 2019. Now there over 20,000 apps and games available in Underground, claims the website. A graphic on Amazon's Underground info page pits the Actually Free version of Jetpack Joyride against its Google Play counterpart. By May 31, 2017, Amazon will stop accepting app submissions to the program. (more...)
Researchers develop system that can 3-D print entire building Researchers develop system that can 3-D print entire building
- April 30, 2017

And that's great: 3D printed houses and construction projects are one of the most exciting applications of additive manufacturing-that's why we're so keen to cover stories about 3D printed buildings, concrete-extruding 3D printers, and everything in between. (more...)
Earnings Analysis Of Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (CIE) Earnings Analysis Of Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (CIE)
- April 29, 2017

Brief Synopsis On Cobalt International Energy , Inc. Its down 10% from 1,000 shares previously. Brown Advisory Securities LLC boosted its stake in shares of Cobalt International Energy by 100.0% in the third quarter. (NYSE:CIE) to report earnings on May, 2. First Reserve Gp Xi Inc. holds 9.12% of its portfolio in Cobalt International Energy , Inc. for 36.55 million shares. (more...)
GameStop Will Restock More Nintendo Switch Units On April 28th GameStop Will Restock More Nintendo Switch Units On April 28th
- April 28, 2017

The number of available units wasn't mentioned, but the report suggests that people be there when the stores open to ensure that they'll get their hands on the Nintendo Switch and the " Mario Kart 8 Deluxe ". The Nintendo Switch games sell for $59.99 like the games for the PS4 and Xbox One. " Mario Kart 8 Deluxe " also received similar scores with the hit Japanese role-playing game "Persona 5" that received a score of 94/100 from both Metacritic and Open Critic. (more...)
Forget autonomous cars, Uber will give us flying taxi services in 2020 Forget autonomous cars, Uber will give us flying taxi services in 2020
- April 28, 2017

Uber wants to make that happen. Uber also thinks that it can bring the cost to the passenger down to US$1.32 (RM5.73) per passenger mile, with the aim of making it "economically irrational" to drive a auto on the ground, Holden said at the Uber Elevate summit . (more...)
Moto X Pure Edition Getting Android Nougat OS Update Moto X Pure Edition Getting Android Nougat OS Update
- April 28, 2017

The smartphone will come with a 5.5-inch, 5,000 mAh battery and a 3 GB RAM variant. As far as the rumours are concerned, Moto E4 with no doubt is going to be the successor of the Moto E3, which was launched previous year. This update brings Android™ 7.0 Nougat to your phone along with other improvements. Regarding the prices , the Moto E4 is said to be launching for €150 (~$164/₹10,500) in Europe, with the E4 Plus costing €190 (~$207/₹13,300). (more...)
Download Call of Duty WWII HD Wallpapers - Call of Duty WW2 Wallpapers Download Call of Duty WWII HD Wallpapers - Call of Duty WW2 Wallpapers
- April 28, 2017

Sledgehammer Games has also revealed that Call Of Duty: WWII will feature a new addition to the franchise, Headquarters, which is the place for the players to socialize that will feature "recognition and awards". However, if you absolutely can't wait and you've pre-ordered the game already (don't pre-order video games) then it's just a case of heading here with your code to preorder the game on the platform of your choice. (more...)
Who Was Facebook Killer Steve Stephens? Who Was Facebook Killer Steve Stephens?
- April 24, 2017

Pennsylvania State Police say the manhunt for the alleged "Facebook Killer" Steve Stephens is over. State police said officers spotted Steve Stephens earlier in the day in Erie County, which borders OH, after they received a tip that his vehicle was in a McDonald's parking lot. (more...)
2 dead after fire breaks out at Maruti Suzuki showroom 2 dead after fire breaks out at Maruti Suzuki showroom
- April 24, 2017

Autovista, the auto showroom is located at Aditya Planet in sector 10 in Kharghar.Pravin Bodkhe, administrator of Kharghar fire department of Cidco said, "Th". Both of them were sleeping inside the shop when the fire broke out. "The furniture inside the showroom was also charred", said the official. "Their identity is yet to be ascertained", said fire officer Pravin Bodake. (more...)
Airtel 4G Is Fastest in India, Jio Most Widespread, Says OpenSignal Airtel 4G Is Fastest in India, Jio Most Widespread, Says OpenSignal
- April 24, 2017

Well, apart from TRAI there are a few private firms too which claimed that in states of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Mumbai, Delhi Bharti Airtel had the fastest download speed of 11.5 mbps compared to 3.92 mbps of Reliance Jio . "In our last State of LTE report published in November, we measured the average 4G availability for United Kingdom smartphone users at 58 percent". West Bengal and Andaman and Nicobar added the maximum number of subscribers at 0.86 million in March, while UP East circle ... (more...)
The Galaxy S8 Active is heading to AT&T The Galaxy S8 Active is heading to AT&T
- April 23, 2017

While do check the links we have provided for your region to know about the pre-order offers in your region. The Galaxy S Active lineup of phones is generally inspired by the company's S-flagship device of the year and is known for carrying a rugged body intended for outdoor use. (more...)
Hackers Target Snapchat After CEO Calls India 'Poor Country' Hackers Target Snapchat After CEO Calls India 'Poor Country'
- April 23, 2017

Recently, Evan Spiegel, the CEO of Snapchat, allegedly made a shockingly disparaging statement about India during a meeting in order to discuss the growth of the app's user base. Now, the Anonymous Indian hacker group has reportedly claimed to leak the database of 1.7 million Snapchat users. "This app is only for rich people", he said. (more...)
John Cena and Nikki Bella Go Nude in Celebration of YouTube Milestone John Cena and Nikki Bella Go Nude in Celebration of YouTube Milestone
- April 23, 2017

John then says: "So this didn't go right", before Nikki returns, throwing her balled-up paper at him. "This is a very good idea because why?" "I still don't think this is a good idea", Cena quipped, before giving in and pulling down his shorts as Bella removed her silk robe. (more...)
Woman wins vehicle after kissing it for 50 hours Woman wins vehicle after kissing it for 50 hours
- April 23, 2017

The contestants get 10-minute breaks every hour. But, for the remaining 50 minutes, they were expected to stand, bend or kneel next to the vehicle. They also were required to rotate around the cars they were kissing and had to spend time sitting and standing. (more...)