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Japanese School Children Choose 2020 Tokyo Olympics Mascots- Futuristic Superheroes! Japanese School Children Choose 2020 Tokyo Olympics Mascots- Futuristic Superheroes!
- March 02, 2018

More than 6 million school children from schools across the country voted on the two winning characters, from a pool of three designs. "The mascots will take their place in the illustrious history of Olympic and Paralympic Games mascots - just thinking about it makes us all excited!" Ryo Taniguchi , an art major graduate from Cabrillo College in California, is behind the creation of the newly announced mascots that are yet to be named, according to NBC News . (more...)
Instagram will soon release a video and voice calling feature for Direct Instagram will soon release a video and voice calling feature for Direct
- March 02, 2018

APKs typically contain files for unreleased features that are hidden inside an app. It's common practise to have files like this ready in the wings before the new features actually get released, which implies Instagram's messaging system will be gaining these additions sometime soon. (more...)
Global Pneumatic Control Valve Market 2018 - Samson AG, Cameron, Emerson, Flowserve Global Pneumatic Control Valve Market 2018 - Samson AG, Cameron, Emerson, Flowserve
- March 02, 2018

This report segments the global Automotive Valve Sales Sensor market on the basis of types Gasoline Engine Valve, Diesel Engine Valve. To provide information on competitive landscape, this report includes detailed information about Product Types , Applications & profiles of Tissue Engineered Heart Valve Market key players and Regional segmentation. (more...)
Aston Martin Sold Over 5000 Vehicles Last Year
- March 02, 2018

Fans of the brand and of attractive cars can celebrate as the business success will drive more investment in products and racing, no doubt. Joining the road and race Vantage siblings is the V8-powered DB11 Coupe together with the recently launched DB11 Volante . (more...)
Samsung's Bixby speaker will arrive in the second half of 2018 Samsung's Bixby speaker will arrive in the second half of 2018
- March 02, 2018

Samsung's personal assistant, Bixby 2.0, is coming in the Galaxy Note 9 . Despite the delays past year, Koh said that for Bixby 1.0 Samsung "focused on a fast rollout to the market" but "expanding the ecosystem was hard". With Google , Apple and Amazon all launching their own smart-speakers, it comes as little surprise that Samsung has plans of launching a Bixby-powered speaker later this year. (more...)
Qualcomm proposes price talks with Broadcom in potential step toward deal
- March 02, 2018

The stock increased 5.73% or $3.63 during the last trading session, reaching $66.95. About 472,273 shares traded. (NYSE:DLR) has risen 23.90% since February 28, 2017 and is uptrending. Amazon.com had 275 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 27 by Piper Jaffray. (more...)
MWC: Huawei unveils new MateBook X pro, MediaPad M5 MWC: Huawei unveils new MateBook X pro, MediaPad M5
- March 02, 2018

Following Huawei's attempts to directly challenge the dominant smartphone players Samsung and Apple , the Chinese technology firm is now going after laptops with the MateBook X Pro, attempting to out-"Pro" the MacBook Pro . This contributes greatly to the flawless experience of FullView Display. For external connectivity on the MateBook X Pro , there's a pair of USB Type-C ports-one of which supports Thunderbolt 3 connections. (more...)
Winter Olympics Hit Back-to-Back Lows in Final Days Winter Olympics Hit Back-to-Back Lows in Final Days
- March 02, 2018

CNN says that at the time the deals seemed like "a sure thing", since live sports were predicted to always draw strong viewership, but lately sports including National Football League games have suffered from declining ratings. On Saturday, the Olympics had a 7.8 rating in prime time for the final night of competition, down from a 10.8 in 2014. The closing ceremony of the 2018 Olympics is set to air tonight on NBC at 8 p.m. (more...)
Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) SVP Sells $125370.00 in Stock
- March 02, 2018

The stock decreased 0.74% or $0.91 during the last trading session, reaching $122.79. (EA) opened at $123.70 on Thursday. Electronic Arts Inc . (NASDAQ:EA) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges. (more...)
Ford, General Motors Hit Sales Slump Ford, General Motors Hit Sales Slump
- March 02, 2018

The company has market cap of $40.67 billion. The stock decreased 2.54% or $2.48 during the last trading session, reaching $95.16. In recent action, Southwestern Energy Company (SWN) has made a move of -19.78% over the past month, which has come on Strong relative transaction volume. (more...)
Crackdown Now Backwards Compatible With Xbox One X Enhancements Crackdown Now Backwards Compatible With Xbox One X Enhancements
- March 02, 2018

Another really intriguing addition being introduced with the Spring Update is the new Share Controller feature for Mixer streams. While I was able to start up Lost Odyssey (which I got digitally), I got the dreaded "You cannot save the game unless you log in" message, so gamers who thought they could play their games offline are going to be out of luck. (more...)
Last Journey: Sridevi Receives Guard Of Honour Last Journey: Sridevi Receives Guard Of Honour
- March 02, 2018

By late afternoon, her body, wrapped in an Indian flag, began its journey from the club to the crematorium where her funeral took place according to Hindu customs. Initial reports had cited a heart attack as the cause of her death late on Saturday at a hotel in the emirate, where she had been attending a nephew's wedding. (more...)
Amazon is reportedly trying to turn Alexa into a real-time translator Amazon is reportedly trying to turn Alexa into a real-time translator
- March 02, 2018

The artificial intelligence battle between Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant may have just heated up a notch as Ashwin Ram, previously the Senior Manager of Alexa AI, has joined Google as the Technical Director of AI at Google Cloud . (more...)
GitHub survived biggest DDoS attack every recorded GitHub survived biggest DDoS attack every recorded
- March 02, 2018

Code hosting company GitHub was knocked offline yesterday by massive distributed denial of service ( DDoS) attack that peaked at record-setting 1.3 Terabits per second. Akamai also recently implemented specific mitigations for these so-called memcrashed attacks. We have a new record for the largest DDoS attack ever detected. (more...)
Microsoft enhances AI vision and search services for developers
- March 02, 2018

Developers should now be able to teach the Face API to recognize up to a million people "and still get lightning-fast responses", Microsoft says. The Custom Vision service is now available in public preview on the Azure Portal . Lastly, Bing Entity Search , announced to be generally available today and part of the search capabilities of Cognitive Services, improves engagement of users with their applications by bringing rich, contextual information about people, places, things and ... (more...)
LG G7 To Launch In The First Half Of This Year
- March 02, 2018

This does help to make the images a lot better and help in conditions when the lighting is low. Enabled with new AI capabilities, the V30S ThinQ has arrived as upgraded edition of the LG V30S flagship phone from past year. Named LG V30S ThinQ edition, where "ThinQ" is the company's AI technology implemented in numerous LG products, which were introduced at CES 2018. The Samsung's in-house virtual assistant Bixby is now smarter than ever. (more...)
Lenovo Unveils Yoga 730 with Alexa and Flex 14 at MWC 2018 Lenovo Unveils Yoga 730 with Alexa and Flex 14 at MWC 2018
- March 02, 2018

They may not have smartphones, but they usually have PCs. For 2018, the Yoga 730's specs aren't changing much. This is Lenovo's third laptop to include Alexa , and it seems like we'll be seeing it a lot more in future releases. All three new models have 8th-generation Intel Core i7 processors. The Yoga 730 comes in 13 and 15-inch models, both of which aim to keep up with your active lives despite sporting non-detachable keyboards. (more...)
Sony announces the newly designed Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact Sony announces the newly designed Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact
- March 02, 2018

There's just one problem. It sold 4 million units in the quarter to end-December, down from 5.1 million a year ago, according to results published earlier this month. The smartphone camera has a long and exciting career. Also, like on the previous XZ Premium, the XZ2 still has that insane 960 fps ultra-slow mode recording feature and Sony's sophisticated predictive capture focusing tech. (more...)
BlackBerry Ghost to Come Sans Bezel; Runs Android OS BlackBerry Ghost to Come Sans Bezel; Runs Android OS
- March 02, 2018

Mahieu is hoping to get the 3 to 5% of the market for premium smartphones. However, BlackBerry's mobile team is seeing it as a success. Over the past year, there have been a few BlackBerry handsets that came to market. Both Mahieu and Lejeune affirm BlackBerry's "channel presence" is now more important than actual sales metrics. At the MWC 2018, Francois Mahieu, BlackBerry's Global General Manager, stated that the company is not in the race to the top. (more...)
Teranga Gold Corporation (TGZ) EPS Estimated At $0.15
- March 02, 2018

The institutional investor purchased 6,470 shares of the industrial products company's stock, valued at approximately $380,000. The company has market cap of $7.45 billion. As per Friday, November 17, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. As per Wednesday, November 18, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. (more...)