Tech


Wall St tumbles on trade war fears; tech, financials weigh Wall St tumbles on trade war fears; tech, financials weigh
- March 24, 2018

Markets have actually been unstable for a number of weeks because the head of state revealed a 25 percent toll on imported steel as well as a 10 percent toll on imported light weight aluminum. Early investors stand to make a killing, but you have to be ready to act and know just where to look. "A longer-term investor would be wise to buy the dip". (more...)
United States cops are using dead people's fingerprints to unlock iPhones United States cops are using dead people's fingerprints to unlock iPhones
- March 24, 2018

However, the legal officials couldn't unlock Artan's device with his lifeless fingerprint, and iPhone was later sent to a forensic lab to retrieve information. Ohio Detective Robert Cutshall said, "We do not need a search warrant to get into a victim's phone, unless it's shared owned". At the moment, USA law allows iPhones to be unlocked with dead fingers without obtaining a warrant, unless someone else has ownership of a phone as well. (more...)
The Comparing PBF Logistics (PBFX) and Enbridge Energy Partners (NYSE:EEP)
- March 24, 2018

About 125,495 shares traded. Hasbro, Inc. (HAS) has risen 19.06% since March 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 60.40% the S&P500. On 7/28/2017 Enbridge Energy Partners (NYSE: EEP ) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.35 8.95% with an ex dividend date of 8/3/2017 which will be payable on 8/14/2017. (more...)
Google Assistant now does one thing Siri doesn't: Send money to friends Google Assistant now does one thing Siri doesn't: Send money to friends
- March 24, 2018

Available exclusively in the United States for now, the service works with Google's existing peer-to-peer payments system, Google Pay , which recently merged with the older Android Pay . If you're the one sending money, Google claims the transaction should occur "instantaneously". Google Ventures, the venture capital arm of Alphabet, has invested in wallet services blockchain Luxembourg, financial transactions network Ripple , worldwide payments provider Veem , cryptocurrency asset ... (more...)
Facebook Messenger gets admin controls and joinable links for group chats Facebook Messenger gets admin controls and joinable links for group chats
- March 24, 2018

There are admin privileges as well as joinable links and real-time voice and video chats support within groups to make users stick to group conversations on Messenger. Facebook might be in a sight of bother at the moment, but that doesn't stop the company from introducing new features to the platform. Most recent update came last month wherein the social media firm made it easier to add More Friends and family to Messenger audio and video chats. (more...)
Militants killed in Dooru foreigners
- March 24, 2018

Personnel from the Indian Army, the CRPF and J-K police engaged militants in the Dooru of Anantnag late on Friday evening following intelligence inputs regarding their presence in the area. "It resulted in an encounter withhiding militants". This is the second encounter this week after security forces launched an operation in Kupwara's Arampora and killed five terrorists who opened fire at an Army patrol party. (more...)
New rumor suggests Galaxy Note 9 will have in display fingerprint sensor New rumor suggests Galaxy Note 9 will have in display fingerprint sensor
- March 24, 2018

After the oddly placed fingerprint reader on the Note 8 phablet, Samsung changed the location of the fingerprint module on the latest Galaxy S9 series. Giz China is reporting that the S9 could feature an Infinity Display with a screen to body ratio of up to 93%, so it's possible we'll see the bottom bezel disappear altogether. (more...)
Kia K900: Mercedes Needs To Watch Out? Kia K900: Mercedes Needs To Watch Out?
- March 24, 2018

The 2019 Kia K900 has grown a bit, with its wheelbase being stretched 2.3 inches, while both the front and rear overhangs are shorter, pushing the wheels further out to the corners of the vehicle. Buttons haven't gone entirely extinct, as users can swap between different functions by turning a dial found at the base of the center console. Inspired by the simplicity of fine watch design, the K900 dashboard also houses an elegant analog clock, developed specifically for the new model through ... (more...)
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Pushing Deeper Into Unpopular Customer Program
- March 24, 2018

Viacom Inc New now has $12.76B valuation. Amazon shares have risen 33 percent since the beginning of the year, passing $1,500 for the first time last month . In addition, Amazon will restrict storage space for sellers with an Inventory Performance Index below 350, starting July 1, to encourage better inventory management. (more...)
Tesla will pay Elon Musk only if company stock does 'extraordinarily well' Tesla will pay Elon Musk only if company stock does 'extraordinarily well'
- March 24, 2018

The company has market cap of $5.79 billion. About 31,180 shares traded. Technical indicators do not lead us to assume the stock will see more gains anytime soon. This stock price value and percentage change is important to traders as it shows final value of stock and how much it changed in recent trading session. (more...)
Snooping on your Snapchat friends becomes easier with 'Explore' for Snap Map Snooping on your Snapchat friends becomes easier with 'Explore' for Snap Map
- March 24, 2018

Now, "Your status might update itself based on where your friends are and what Snapchat predicts you're doing", Mashable reports. "Explore" works as a sort of "tour guide" to a user's Snap Map , allowing them to receive updates when a friend goes on a road trip, catches a flight, or visits someplace new. (more...)
Why Analysts Are Still Bullish on Micron Technology
- March 24, 2018

Deutsche Bank maintained Micron Technology, Inc . The stock of AT&T Inc. Nomura increased their price target on Micron Technology and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Monday, March 12th. Since September 28, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 13 sales for $13.52 million activity. The price to earnings ratio indicates the expected price of a share based on its earnings. (more...)
OnePlus 6 - Everything we know so far OnePlus 6 - Everything we know so far
- March 24, 2018

The phone is said to run the latest version of OxygenOS on top of Android 8.1 Oreo, although we can expect it to get an Android P upgrade later this year. The 128GB storage variant of OnePlus 5T costs Rs 37,999, the huge increase in price might be hard for some OnePlus fans. Of course, compared to other flagships, like the Samsung Galaxy S9 or the upcoming Apple devices, the price of the OnePlus 6 is not unreasonably high. (more...)
Nissan to debut 8 new EVs by 2022 Nissan to debut 8 new EVs by 2022
- March 24, 2018

Nissan will target 1m electrified vehicle sales each year by 2022, the Japanese automaker has announced today, though not all of those cars will do away with internal combustion altogether. As we previously reported, the automaker's e-POWER powertrain is entirely gas-powered since it is equipped with a hybrid powertrain that works with a gas generator charging a battery pack which feeds the electric motor . (more...)
Streaming Is Music To Music Biz Ears: Revenue Up Almost 17% Streaming Is Music To Music Biz Ears: Revenue Up Almost 17%
- March 24, 2018

That comprises nearly two-thirds of industry's entire revenue. Streaming music platforms including the premium subscription services of Spotify , Amazon , Tidal, Pandora and Apple Music as well as the on-demand streaming services like YouTube and Vevo accounted for almost two-thirds (65%) of total industry revenues. (more...)
Ex-French president Nicolas Sarkozy defends himself against 'mad allegations' of corruption Ex-French president Nicolas Sarkozy defends himself against 'mad allegations' of corruption
- March 24, 2018

According to a source quoted by CNN , Sarkozy has been placed under judicial supervision, a step investigators in France can take to limit the movements of a suspect. Sarkozy has dismissed the allegations as the rantings of vindictive Gaddafi loyalists who were furious over the French-led military intervention that helped end Gaddafi's 41-year rule and ultimately led to his death. (more...)
BlackBerry, Jaguar Land Rover sign deal to work on connected cars BlackBerry, Jaguar Land Rover sign deal to work on connected cars
- March 24, 2018

Blackberry's software QNX unit which makes computer systems on cars. BlackBerry already sells technology to vehicle makers around the world. Image: Jaguar Land Rover partners with BlackBerry on infotainment and connected vehicles technology. (more...)
Exynos 9610 launched - A 10nm chipset with 480fps slow-motion support Exynos 9610 launched - A 10nm chipset with 480fps slow-motion support
- March 24, 2018

The Exynos 9610 octa-core CPU comes with four Cortex-A73 cores running at 2.3GHz and four Cortex-A53 cores running at 1.6GHz. The SoC features ARM's second-generation "Bifrost" Mali-G72 GPU, although the GPU core count is now unknown. The speed of image signal processor (ISP) is 1.6 times faster than the Exynos 7 7885, and that of the mobile industry processor interface ( MIPI ), which connects processors and image sensors, also doubled. (more...)
German prosecutors raid BMW's headquarters in diesel probe German prosecutors raid BMW's headquarters in diesel probe
- March 24, 2018

Munich-based BMW unveiled its first battery electric vehicle in 2013, and has been working on different generations of battery, software and electric motor technology since then. "If you want to win the race, you must be the most cost competitive in the segment, otherwise you can not scale up the volume", Krueger said. Peter said the company would allocate "an increasing amount" to research and development after spending 6.1 billion euros in 2017, an increase of a billion euros. (more...)
WhatsApp co-founder tweets '#deletefacebook'; Facebook CEO Zuckerberg issues statement WhatsApp co-founder tweets '#deletefacebook'; Facebook CEO Zuckerberg issues statement
- March 24, 2018

Facebook's stock price dropped 7 percent after reports from The New York Times and the Guardian last weekend found that Cambridge Analytica , a conservative political consultant agency, illegally accessed and stored Facebook data from millions of users, according to CNN . (more...)