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Sexton savours Irish Six Nations title win Sexton savours Irish Six Nations title win
- March 12, 2018

Ireland owe a debt of gratitude to two Englishmen - assistant Andy Farrell and Stuart Lancaster whose Leinster side form the backbone of the national team - but it is the intense Kiwi Schmidt who has masterminded a remarkable period of success for Ireland. (more...)
PDP removes Drabu from cabinet for Kashmir 'apolitical issue' remark PDP removes Drabu from cabinet for Kashmir 'apolitical issue' remark
- March 12, 2018

Without naming Drabu, Peoples Democratic Front (PDF) chairman and MLA Hakeem Mohammad Yaseen said Kashmir was an internationally recognised political issue which awaited an amicable resolution since the last several decades. Why have thousands of people lost their lives if Kashmir is not a political issue? "Therefore you are advised to explain as to why statement detrimental to the party interests was made", said Veeri. (more...)
Ford California Special Mustang returns for 2019 model year Ford California Special Mustang returns for 2019 model year
- March 12, 2018

There are also three new vintage-inspired colors for the 2019 Mustang. The modern auto, based on the V-8-powered Mustang GT, gives a nod to the original with a blacked-out grille and a stripe that traces from the "5.0" front fender badge to a rear fender scoop. (more...)
McLaren BP23 Hyper-GT emerges as the company's fastest vehicle ever McLaren BP23 Hyper-GT emerges as the company's fastest vehicle ever
- March 12, 2018

This is also the true spiritual successor for the McLaren F1, featuring the same three-seat configuration with the drive positioned in the middle, as well as a mere 106 examples commissioned for manufacturing - the exact same allowance as the F1. (more...)
Android Wear Could Be Rebranded To 'Wear OS' In The Future Android Wear Could Be Rebranded To 'Wear OS' In The Future
- March 12, 2018

According to a redditor named H3x0n that received a pairing notification for his smartwatch , he noticed a new logo along with the Wear OS designation. Meanwhile, existing Android Wear devices are receiving the Android Oreo-based update, so it's not as if there's much incentive for existing users to upgrade to a new device. (more...)
Bluepoint's next game is another remake Bluepoint's next game is another remake
- March 12, 2018

In response, Marco Thrush, Bluepoint's President and Co-owner, said 'Well, we could but we're doing another remake.' In addition, the mystery title will apparently eclipse the scope of the Shadow of the Colossus revamp, which says a lot considering that project wasn't exactly small fry. (more...)
WhatsApp 'Delete for Everyone' message time limit extended WhatsApp 'Delete for Everyone' message time limit extended
- March 12, 2018

WhatsApp only few months ago launched the Delete for everyone feature that allows users to delete any sent message on the app. According to WABetaInfo , WhatsApp's "Block revoke request" feature will quietly add some protection to prevent misuse of the "Delete for Everyone" feature. (more...)
Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCSH) Declines 0.0383% for Mar 9
- March 12, 2018

Vigilant Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in Vanguard Growth ETF during the 4th quarter worth $101,000. This year's performance is 2.70% while this quarter's performance is -4.12%. Vanguard Growth ETF ( VUG ) opened at $150.89 on Friday. The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, March 6th. (more...)
Sony Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Sony Xperia R1 and Xperia R1
- March 12, 2018

Now, if you are having a Xperia R1 and R1 Plus and are residing in India then you will receive the update to Android 8.0 Oreo on your device automatically via an over-the-air update. The Xperia R1 duo has Sony' signature design language, and there's a 5.2-inch HD display on the front. The Xperia R1 comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB inbuilt storage, while the Xperia R1 Plus packs 3GB RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage. (more...)
Nokia 9 could have an in-display fingerprint scanner and notch Nokia 9 could have an in-display fingerprint scanner and notch
- March 12, 2018

Notch is a trend started by Apple's iPhone X and now reports indicate Apple ditching this trend altogether on its future phones because of buyer's feedback about the notch. Earlier, Nokia 9 was spotted at the launch of the Nokia 8 for the Indonesian market held in Jakarta. That's not all, based on reports , it will also come with an under-screen fingerprint sensor. (more...)
Xbox One S and Xbox One X will soon support AMD FreeSync Xbox One S and Xbox One X will soon support AMD FreeSync
- March 12, 2018

AMD FreeSync should be available for Xbox Insiders soon, possibly as early as next week. The implementation that is rolling out is FreeSync 2 . The upcoming Xbox spring update will already include support fro 1440p on the Xbox One X and Xbox One S for monitors, but adding support for FreeSync will allow compatible displays to sync refresh rates with Microsoft's game consoles. (more...)
Scientology TV Network Sets Launch On DirecTV, Apple, Roku And Amazon Scientology TV Network Sets Launch On DirecTV, Apple, Roku And Amazon
- March 12, 2018

The Church of Scientology hasn't commented on the news, but a DirecTV spokesperson confirmed the launch on Monday, and a promotional video suggests the network will occupy the satellite service's channel 320, which is now infomercials. "That's what it's all about". After leaving the Church of Scientology, actress Leah Remini launched her own series on A&E inspired by her harrowing ordeal inside the organization. (more...)
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Cauldron lighters chosen just hours before Opening Ceremony Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Cauldron lighters chosen just hours before Opening Ceremony
- March 12, 2018

The North Korean delegation, however, received one of the largest cheers from the crowd - some spectators carried the blue unified Korean flag used at the Olympics' opening ceremony. Thirty athletes, who have met strict conditions, were approved by the International Paralympic Committee to compete as Neutral Paralympic Athletes in Pyeongchang. (more...)
These are the video games that President Trump wants you to avoid These are the video games that President Trump wants you to avoid
- March 11, 2018

The " Violence in Video Games " montage reel (above) was published as an unlisted video on YouTube and it's already gone viral, obtaining nearly more than one million views in just over 24 hours. "Entertainment is distributed and consumed globally, but the USA has an exponentially higher level of gun violence than any other nation", Hewitt said. (more...)
OnePlus 5 receives Android 8.1 Oreo update OnePlus 5 receives Android 8.1 Oreo update
- March 11, 2018

The latest open beta version by OnePlus features Android 8.1 Oreo, with some extra improvements and new features, but these can be enjoyed by those who have registered for the Beta program. Have you received the update? The company has made some optimisations for gaming mode, which might allow the user to have an immersive gaming experience that includes turning off adaptive brightness, power saving and also includes notification blocking. (more...)
2019 iPhones May Not Feature Notch 2019 iPhones May Not Feature Notch
- March 11, 2018

Apple's implementation of the notch in iPhone X was praiseworthy on numerous counts both critically and commercially. The other method that Apple may consider for delivering full screen experience is by creating a small hole on the display for certain functions. (more...)
GOP Lawmakers Voice Little Support For Trump's Tariffs GOP Lawmakers Voice Little Support For Trump's Tariffs
- March 11, 2018

Trump's meeting was organized in the wake of the Florida shooting that sparked a conversation on the causes of youth violence, with Trump focusing on violence in video games. While Trump has suggested rating games and movies for violence, ratings already exist. Currently, the industry employs its own system, which rates games for violence and sexual content. (more...)
Intermediate Trend: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)
- March 11, 2018

The stock of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE: HPE ) has "Underweight" rating given on Friday, September 1 by Barclays Capital. If we checked the overall image of stock during recent quarter then we found that stock performance is trading up 24.54%. (more...)
Galaxy S9 pre-orders reportedly the same or slightly lower than S8 Galaxy S9 pre-orders reportedly the same or slightly lower than S8
- March 11, 2018

The company will be launching India-focused phones across different price ranges, that too in this year. When asked about the growing competition from Chinese smartphone players, he said: "We have never seen a phase in the mobile industry where competition was not active". (more...)
Oppo teases all-new F7 smartphone, expected to launch in India soon Oppo teases all-new F7 smartphone, expected to launch in India soon
- March 11, 2018

Like every year, Oppo is teasing the selfie camera on the Oppo F7 , and it will be an industry's first 25MP shooter, succeeding the Vivo V7's 24MP selfie shooter. As mentioned earlier, a recent report shed light on some of the key specifications of the Oppo F7 . The image of the phone also reveals the presence of a 3.5 mm headphone jack on the bottom of the device. (more...)