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Google appeals Indian antitrust watchdog's 'search bias' verdict Google appeals Indian antitrust watchdog's 'search bias' verdict
- April 11, 2018

Search giant Google has chose to appeal against a judgement from India's competition watchdog that found it guilty of "search bias". Google on Tuesday said it has filed an appeal against a judgment by fair trade regulator Competition Commission of India (CCI) that fined the tech giant Rs 136.86 crore for abuse of its dominance and biased search practices in India. (more...)
Shareholder Edgewood Management LLC Has Increased Illumina INC (ILMN) Position
- April 11, 2018

After going under observation of traders 0.74 million shares traded at hands. Illumina, Inc. ( ILMN ) stock price moved with dropping change along with the volume 0.74 million shares in Friday trading session. Among 23 analysts covering Humana ( NYSE:HUM ), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 68% are positive. Humana had 76 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Blackmagic unveils 4K pocket cinema Micro Four Thirds camera Blackmagic unveils 4K pocket cinema Micro Four Thirds camera
- April 11, 2018

The full size of the 4/3 sensor is created to perfectly match MFT lenses so the crop factor is greatly reduced, giving customers a wider field of view and with an ISO range that reaches 25600, it's created to perform well in low light. It's compatible with Micro Four Thirds lenses. Not only that, but there's the promise of 13 stops of dynamic range for a great low-light performance. (more...)
FIDO & W3C Debut New, Safer Web Authentication Standard FIDO & W3C Debut New, Safer Web Authentication Standard
- April 11, 2018

WebAuthn enables online service providers to offer FIDO Authentication through web browsers. Newer versions of the old FIDO 2.0 Web API is what now allows users to log into Google, Facebook, Dropbox, GitHub, and more using secret tokens stored on YubiKey USB thumb drives (aka hardware security keys). (more...)
Lee secures 2-1 record against West Florida rivals Lee secures 2-1 record against West Florida rivals
- April 11, 2018

At third doubles, Eric Guida and Jonah Fuhrman teamed up for a 6-3, 6-1 win over Brandon Buetcher and Chris Kazmierczak, securing Fuhrman's first ever varsity victory. "I think our pitching will be solid and I think our hitting will be much better", Peters said. "She had to be taken off on a stretcher". Coach Russell's team put up eight runs in the first four innings while managing to hold the visiting Argonauts at zero. (more...)
Death toll in Canadian hockey team bus crash rises to 15 Death toll in Canadian hockey team bus crash rises to 15
- April 11, 2018

Authorities earlier said three were in critical condition but later provided an update to say that 15 have now died. He spoke of the culture of Canadian junior league hockey - especially of the frequent long bus trips from game to game - that was familiar to so many people in Humboldt and beyond. (more...)
Shah Rukh Khan wants his son AbRam to play hockey for India Shah Rukh Khan wants his son AbRam to play hockey for India
- April 11, 2018

Shah Rukh himself was also present in the city to witness his team's impeccable outing at home. While cheering for his team with AbRam and daughter Suhana, Khan said, "He's not yet started playing cricket". "He is not yet playing cricket, he is playing a bit of football". I can't thank him enough. "No, no, I'm not going back..." Shah Rukh is now busy shooting overseas for his upcoming film " Zero " but despite the hectic schedule he promised to keep coming back. (more...)
Scientists find new way to fix damaged ear and treat hearing loss Scientists find new way to fix damaged ear and treat hearing loss
- April 11, 2018

Researchers from the University of Southern California and Harvard University are working on a novel approach to the treatment of hearing loss . It is a potential remedy for a problem that afflicts two-thirds of people over 70 years and 17 per cent of all adults in the U.S., researchers said . (more...)
Flyers embrace underdog role against two-time defending Stanley Cup champions Flyers embrace underdog role against two-time defending Stanley Cup champions
- April 11, 2018

While William Karlsson, Jonathan Marchessault, and Erik Haula provide the team with some pretty high level scoring , this team is more dependent on team play and depth contributions than numerous others. He hasn't been the biggest contributor for the Capitals, but he has different motivation this season. Anaheim in this position despite having 318 man-games lost due to injuries and is still dealing with health questions regarding defencemen Cam Fowler (shoulder) and Kevin Bieksa (hand) as ... (more...)
IKEA's first Bluetooth speakers are here IKEA's first Bluetooth speakers are here
- April 11, 2018

These speakers aren't the result of a collaboration with Sonos , as those multi-room products won't be available until 2019, but they do represent the company's desire to take over all aspects of your home. There is only one plastic knob on the speakers themselves, which is used as a power switch and for altering the bass and treble-playback and volume is controlled from the source device. (more...)
Chevy Teases Next-Generation 2020 Silverado HD Pickup Chevy Teases Next-Generation 2020 Silverado HD Pickup
- April 11, 2018

Chevrolet is teasing its Silverado HD truck that will debut in 2019 as a 2020 model. Along with the image, Chevy says the new Silverado HD will wear a bolder design and prioritize the needs of heavy-duty truck buyers. According to Chevrolet, they are about ready to bring their next-gen HD models out for a drive which means we might be seeing more spy shots in the next few months. (more...)
Apple Lands Isaac Asimov 'Foundation' TV Series From David Goyer & Josh Friedman Apple Lands Isaac Asimov 'Foundation' TV Series From David Goyer & Josh Friedman
- April 11, 2018

This news comes nearly a year after the announcement that Skydance was in the process of developing the series for television with David S. Goyer and Josh Friedman . A series version was formerly attempted at HBO in 2015 with Westworld executive producer Jonathan Nolan , according to Deadline , though none of those projects ever came to fruition given the books' vast scope. (more...)
YouTube, Vevo Respond To Major Music Video Hack YouTube, Vevo Respond To Major Music Video Hack
- April 11, 2018

Hackers replaced cover images and thumbnails for numerous videos on the platform with a photo depicting a group of masked gunmen, which itself was taken from a Netflix video. The hackers called themselves Prosox and Kuroi'sh and reportedly wrote "Free Palestine" underneath some of the videos. The report believes the "Despacito" video was deleted or hidden by someone else as a way of limiting the reach of the hackers. (more...)
Diamondbacks drop Cardinals after benches clear Diamondbacks drop Cardinals after benches clear
- April 11, 2018

Louis Cardinals almost brawled Sunday after Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina confronted Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo. Lovullo was ejected for leaving the dugout to argue balls and strikes. Yoshihisa Hirano (1-0), a 34-year-old Japanese right-hander who agreed to a $6 million, two-year contract in December, pitched a flawless seventh for his first major league win. (more...)
The 2019 Camaro Unveiled: 3 Things You Need To Know The 2019 Camaro Unveiled: 3 Things You Need To Know
- April 11, 2018

Major changes are likewise evident on the 2019 Chevrolet Malibu , which receives refreshed styling cues on the outside, a new sporty RS trim and some innovative interior design touches. The 6.2-litre V8-powered Camaro SS has had its bowtie badge moved and gutted, allowing for better air flow for cooling and the GM marketing department to come up with the name "flowtie". (more...)
Stronger, smarter, lighter, cleaner — Ford Focus Stronger, smarter, lighter, cleaner — Ford Focus
- April 11, 2018

Ford has changed the seat backs in the rear, given it more headroom and made the floor flatter so that even the Sasquatch can get its feet under the rear seats. According to the company, the vehicle will be more fun to drive. The automaker called the new Focus of the most technically advanced model developed over the last 20 years . (more...)
Fortnite's new Port-a-Fort is a base-building grenade Fortnite's new Port-a-Fort is a base-building grenade
- April 11, 2018

It wasn't a surprise when Fortnite hit $1 million in sales when it hit mobile markets within in a week. Increasing the game's profits and passing titles such as Candy Crush Saga and Pokemon GO . According to Sensor Tower , after lifting the invite-only beta the game surge in player count. In addition to its domination on the App Store, other markers of the popularity of Fortnite include how ESPN tried but failed to appeal to the game's massive player base, and the petition that ... (more...)
WhatsApp May Share Customers' Payment's Data With Facebook WhatsApp May Share Customers' Payment's Data With Facebook
- April 10, 2018

This is the first full time hire for WhatsApp in India where the app has more than 200 million monthly active users. The social media company has been accused of storing user data to use it for illicit purposes. While this may be true that WhatsApp is not much interested in its users' messages and perhaps doesn't share that with its parent company Facebook , but it does share "information they collect under this Payments Privacy Policy with third-party service providers including ... (more...)
Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo sets unrestricted lap time at Spa-Francorchamps Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo sets unrestricted lap time at Spa-Francorchamps
- April 11, 2018

With a top speed of 359km/h and an average speed of 245.61km/h Jani set a lap of 1:41.770 around the 7.004km track, besting the 1:42.553 lap set by Lewis Hamilton in his Mercedes F1 W07 Hybrid. Another key aspect that sets the series apart is the use of the Fanboost, a fan interaction system, which allows fans to vote to give a driver an extra energy boost during the race - to be used for attack or defense. (more...)
Poplar Forest Capital LLC Holding in Te Connectivity LTD (TEL) Decreased
- April 10, 2018

It has outperformed by 23.99% the S&P500. King Luther Capital Management Corp increased its stake in Te Connectivity Ltd ( TEL ) by 132.47% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $66 target in Thursday, November 3 report. Robert W. Baird has "Buy" rating and $120.0 target. (more...)