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Apple Delays Volume Production of New MacBook Air to 2H18 Apple Delays Volume Production of New MacBook Air to 2H18
- April 30, 2018

Meanwhile, the low-priced but high-res next-gen MacBook that many tipsters expected to see daylight last month skipped Apple's education-focused event, and according to the latest gossip, the 13-inch laptop will not be unveiled at WWDC either. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 third trailer coming May 2 Red Dead Redemption 2 third trailer coming May 2
- April 30, 2018

What will the content of this third trailer include? Amazon have since pulled all details on the listing for The Art of Red Dead Redemption 2 , but did confirm to Twitter user RockstarINTEL that the product was genuine and is for a Random House book due on October 30 - with a picture supposedly forthcoming. (more...)
Land Rover will celebrate its 70th anniversary with special YouTube broadcast Land Rover will celebrate its 70th anniversary with special YouTube broadcast
- April 30, 2018

Also on stage will be the very early Land Rover pr=production model being restored by Land Rover Classic , and one of the Defender Works V8 already revealed to celebrate the 70th anniversary. Since the post-war 4x4 rolled onto stage (having been knocked up after a doodle on a beach in Anglesey), the brand has struggled through the impossible terrain of recessions, fuel crises, appalling reliability problems, the demise of the United Kingdom motor industry, an American buy-out and, more ... (more...)
YouTube targets TV users with new advertising services YouTube targets TV users with new advertising services
- April 30, 2018

YouTube on TV: Advertisers will reach targeted audiences on TV screens through AdWords and DoubleClick Bid Manager. Last year, YouTube introduced a live TV bundle, YouTube TV , that now includes more than 50 channels. Now, YouTube said advertisers can buy TV inventory through Google Preferred . It will sell the inventory starting this spring during the paid-in-advance TV seasons. (more...)
Exits in smartphone market up six-fold on rising competition, says report Exits in smartphone market up six-fold on rising competition, says report
- April 30, 2018

Oppo has also started assembling printed circuit boards at its second plant in India, the report added. Which hints that the company plans to launch a sub-brand for its smartphones. "The sales channels have changed, there isn't anyone now who can spend like Oppo and Vivo did, going into the deepest pockets and giving shopkeepers rentals to put up their glow signs". (more...)
OnePlus 6 Pricing for India Leaked Ahead of the Official launch OnePlus 6 Pricing for India Leaked Ahead of the Official launch
- April 30, 2018

However, given that these tickets will be limited in number, many OnePlus fans will not be able to attend the event in person. On the bright side, the company has made arrangements to webcast the entire event online so that tech enthusiasts can catch live action through a PC or a smartphone. (more...)
BlackBerry KEY2 - Everything You Need to Know BlackBerry KEY2 - Everything You Need to Know
- April 30, 2018

Now dubbed the BlackBerry KeyTwo (or Key2), the image uploaded to TENAA shows a device which looks similar to the KeyOne, with a physical keyboard below what appears to be an nearly bezel-less display. There will be an 8MP single shooter on the front. The reports indicate that the phone will offer fast charging support via USB Type-C port. BlackBerry has retained the traditional headphone port. (more...)
DUH: Apple is 'disappointed' with iPhone X sales, so are we DUH: Apple is 'disappointed' with iPhone X sales, so are we
- April 30, 2018

The situation was equally gloomy for the Galaxy S9 - the phone sold 707,000 units in the first two months, which compared to nearly 1 million unit sales of its predecessor Galaxy S8 a year ago. The iPhone-maker had a weak start in India as demand for its iPhone 8 and X series declined sequentially in India, said the report. But OnePlus 6 smartphone will have one, thus understanding the needs & requirements of the customers. (more...)
AMD's Chris Hook Joins Intel's Discrete Graphics Division AMD's Chris Hook Joins Intel's Discrete Graphics Division
- April 30, 2018

Hook was the former Radeon marketing boss and will be leading marketing for visual technologies and dGFX (think graphics cards) at Intel. Hook may not be as well known to the world as Koduri, but it should be pointed out that Hook has a history with AMD's Radeon division that spans almost 20 years; back when Radeon was still under the ownership of ATI Technologies. (more...)
The Apple iPhone X might be struggling The Apple iPhone X might be struggling
- April 30, 2018

Tim Cook was the last company executive to go on the record about sales performance of the tenth-anniversary iPhone, and he did so in February, the same month Counterpoint Research reported on. It is therefore likely to reduce the cost of the iPhone 2018, made a decision to deprive the smartphone features 3D touch . Interest for the gadget has backed off impressively from that point forward, in any case, and Apple's store network mirrors this new reality. (more...)
Dadasaheb Phalke: Google marked the 148th birth anniversary with its doodle Dadasaheb Phalke: Google marked the 148th birth anniversary with its doodle
- April 30, 2018

His debut film as a director, producer, and writer, Raja Harishchandra , is considered to be India's first full-length feature film. Silent films became a trend soon after Dadasaheb Phalke introduced himself into the industry. He went on to make more memorable movies like "Mohini Bhasmasur", "Satyavan Savitri" and "Kaliya Mardan". In 1969, the government of India honoured the legendary filmmaker by instituting the Dadasaheb Phalke award , which is one of the most prestigious awards ... (more...)
UAE telecom regulators in talks over lifting Skype, Facetime ban UAE telecom regulators in talks over lifting Skype, Facetime ban
- April 30, 2018

Director General of the TRA Hamad Obaid Al Mansoori said that it is vital to provide facilities that can enhance the role of people with determination in society, while fulfilling their needs, reports Khaleej Times. The TRA has long resisted calls to allow free VoIP services, concerned they would eat into local operators' profits. Telco providers du and Etisalat have responded to public confusion around the sudden lack of access to Voice over Internet Protocol service Skype by reminding ... (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Band 3 officially teased on social media, could launch soon Xiaomi Mi Band 3 officially teased on social media, could launch soon
- April 30, 2018

Even the company CEO, Lei jun was said to be wearing the Mi Band 3 at the Black Shark launch event. What else could it be but the Mi Band 2 , right? But rumors have hinted at an upgrade for a while now and it is going to be called the Mi Band 3. (more...)
Overwatch Details Symmetra's Rework to Defense Hero Overwatch Details Symmetra's Rework to Defense Hero
- April 30, 2018

Symmetra's primary weapon will no longer lock-on targets but instead be a high-powered beam that increases in damage and size over time. The drawback to the teleporter is that it has decreased duration, but Blizzard is still testing things out. (more...)
Ask Siri to Define 'Mother' and You'll Hear a Swear Word Ask Siri to Define 'Mother' and You'll Hear a Swear Word
- April 30, 2018

This definition could be found in a variety of different Siri voices. With each passing year, we expect Siri to get better and smartly understand the commands. "How does something like this get through?!?" Interestingly, the blame for Siri's vulgar language should not be put on Apple entirely. Upon saying yes, she replies, "As a noun it means short for mother****er". (more...)
EPS for TransAlta Corporation (TAC) Expected At $0.05 on May, 4
- April 30, 2018

TransAlta has a 52 week low of $5.00 and a 52 week high of $6.60. The utilities provider reported ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.01 by ($0.11). Research analysts at National Bank Financial issued their Q1 2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for TransAlta in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, April 24th. (more...)
Huawei working on own mobile OS as Android alternative Huawei working on own mobile OS as Android alternative
- April 30, 2018

This is the same offense for which ZTE was recently hit with a seven year export ban prohibiting the company from procuring U.S. components, although the ban was only put into effect after the department accused ZTE of violating its settlement agreement over the initial investigation. (more...)
Full Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ specs revealed in new leak Full Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ specs revealed in new leak
- April 30, 2018

Specs speculations have officially started after learning the phone may be released early due to low Galaxy S9 sales. The plus-sized handset should sport 2220 x 1080 pixels, aka Full HD+ resolution, while the "regular" Galaxy A6 is tipped to settle for an HD+ pixel count of 1480 x 720. (more...)
Urhoghide And APC Youths Urhoghide And APC Youths
- April 30, 2018

I am in the opposition; I am not a member of the APC. "I was still assuming that the Governor did not see it. I am not cowed by it". Senator Urhoghide alleged that the Chief of Staff to Governor Obaseki, Mr. "And this is understandable because the only job he has is being a Publicity Secretary of a party that is nearly non-existent in Edo State". If not for the State Commissioner of Police yesterday, nobody knows what would have happened. (more...)
Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Apple (AAPL) Share Price Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Apple (AAPL) Share Price
- April 30, 2018

Great West Life Assurance Company Can holds 1.94% or 4.87 million shares in its portfolio. GasLog Partners LP (NYSE:GLOP) has declined 1.90% since April 29, 2017 and is downtrending. Asset Limited Liability has 39,372 shares. (NASDAQ:AAPL) or 69,491 shares. Moreover, Sequoia Fincl Lc has 3.66% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). (more...)