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Instagram makes doing business simpler with 'filter inbox' feature, action buttons Instagram makes doing business simpler with 'filter inbox' feature, action buttons
- May 09, 2018

Over 150 million users connect with businesses through Instagram Direct each month, with a third of those messages beginning with an Instagram Story. The buttons are initially rolling out powered by a limited number of partners, including: Acuity, Atom Tickets, Booksy, ChowNow, Eatstreet, Eventbrite, Fandango, GrubHub, MyTime, OpenTable, Reserve, Restorando, Resy, SevenRooms, StyleSeat, Tock, and Yelp Reservations. (more...)
Lenovo Teases New Smartphone With Fullscreen Display, May Launch on June 14 Lenovo Teases New Smartphone With Fullscreen Display, May Launch on June 14
- May 09, 2018

First announced as a concept device at CES 2018 and later commercially launched in China, Vivo's Apex comes with a 91% screen-to-body-ratio, an under-display fingerprint scanner, and the selfie camera that pops out from the phone's top side. (more...)
LG Enables Google Assistant On 2018 OLED, Super UHD AI TVs LG Enables Google Assistant On 2018 OLED, Super UHD AI TVs
- May 09, 2018

With ThinQ AI LG promise to deliver cutting-edge AI features. LG AI enabled TV's within no time can retrieve information required or switch to channel that offers the content requested by viewer. Unlike Google Home, though, the Insignia device does not always need to be plugged into an outlet, as it does support battery power. LG OLED and Super UHD TVs with ThinQ AI and Google Assistant are available in the U.S. (more...)
1 year prison for WoW player that crashed Blizzard servers 1 year prison for WoW player that crashed Blizzard servers
- May 09, 2018

After the attacks were carried out on the World of Warcraft servers in Europe, thousands of players were not able to play the game. A DDoS attack is when a hacker overloads a server with traffic to cause a logjam for anyone trying to access it, according to Scientific American. (more...)
Burnout Revenge backwards compatible on Xbox One Burnout Revenge backwards compatible on Xbox One
- May 09, 2018

Finally, the wait is over, after several requests and so much wait, Microsoft and Electronic Arts decided it was time to please their fans with the arrival of Burnout Revenge to the Xbox One backward compatibility program. Once you do, the download of the game will start and when you finish you can enjoy it. By now you should know the drill but if not, here it goes. The fourth game in the hit series developed by Criterion , Revenge is perhaps best known for its introduction of Traffic ... (more...)
Nokia 6.1 with 4GB RAM, 64GB storage goes on sale May 13 Nokia 6.1 with 4GB RAM, 64GB storage goes on sale May 13
- May 09, 2018

The e-commerce giant has announced offers with up to Rs 10,000 with the smartphone. Customers on Airtel can enjoy a cashback of Rs 2000 on Nokia 6 and own the smartphone at an effective price of Rs. It sports a 5.5-inch full hd (1080×1920 pixels) IPS LCD display. Every one of the requirements of this 4GB variant are like that of their 3GB variant, besides RAM and storage capacities. (more...)
Senate summons security chiefs over firearms proliferation Senate summons security chiefs over firearms proliferation
- May 09, 2018

Also invited to the hallowed red chamber are the NSA and the Comptroller-General of both Customs and the Immigration Service. The prayer was, however, amended by the Senate Leader, Ahmad Lawan, whose exclusion of the IGP was adopted by the Senate. (more...)
Job hunting service Glassdoor sold to Japan's Recruit for $1.2 billion Job hunting service Glassdoor sold to Japan's Recruit for $1.2 billion
- May 09, 2018

Glassdoor lets current and former employees review companies and their management. "Joining with Recruit allows Glassdoor to accelerate its innovation and growth to help job seekers find a job and company they love while also helping employers hire quality candidates", said Robert Hohman, Glassdoor CEO and co-founder, who will continue to lead the company. (more...)
Google News gets a redesign at Google I/O Google News gets a redesign at Google I/O
- May 09, 2018

If there's one news organization you frequently avoid - like Fox News or the BBC - or if you're not particularly interested in a specific topic, Google News will adjust what it shows you accordingly. "That's why content in Full Coverage is the same for everyone-it's an impersonalised view of events from a range of trusted news sources", says Google. (more...)
Nvidia (NVDA) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.91 Billion Nvidia (NVDA) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.91 Billion
- May 09, 2018

In other Nvidia news, Director James C. Gaither sold 40,359 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Thursday, February 15th. NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA ) ended its previous trading session at $248.68 with the Gain of 4.02%. 388,110 are held by Zevenbergen Lc. 166,052 are owned by Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas. Wells Fargo & Mn holds 2.55 million shares or 0.14% of its portfolio. (more...)
Growth Analysis of Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. (TTWO)
- May 09, 2018

The institutional investor held 952,500 shares of the commercial banks company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $24.00 million, up from 591,800 at the end of the previous reported quarter. "Interest rate movement makes people nervous and when it stops rising, people kind of migrate back to stocks". Credit Suisse maintained Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (more...)
YouTube removes hundreds of videos promoting essay cheating site YouTube removes hundreds of videos promoting essay cheating site
- May 09, 2018

The removal of the videos was the result of an investigation that was posted by the BBC last week . Numerous adverts urge students to use EduBirdie to hire a "super smart nerd" to write their essays. The Google-owned company has taken action after a BBC investigation uncovered over 250 channels and 1400 videos promoting EduBirdie - a service that allows students to hire people to write their essays for them. (more...)
Big changes coming to Google Assistant Big changes coming to Google Assistant
- May 09, 2018

Google Now's most basic component was what's now known as Google Feed, a contextual feed of information that tapped into your habits and your day in order to take a good guess at what information you may need . The coming days will see floods of Google developer news and information about the offerings. Google is now working on this technology called " Google Duplex " and expects to release it soon for users and businesses. (more...)
Soldier delayed in airport watches daughter's birth on FaceTime Soldier delayed in airport watches daughter's birth on FaceTime
- May 09, 2018

The image has been shared on Facebook more than 100,000 times. On May 5, Tracy Dover posted a picture of an Army soldier in his camouflage uniform. At the time of this writing, the video has been viewed more than 190,000 times. "She's here! She's here!'" Haley recalled on her own social media post. (more...)
Google News Merges with Google Play Newsstand Google News Merges with Google Play Newsstand
- May 09, 2018

In the wake of the rise of fake news spread by platforms like Facebook during the 2016 election and general fears about social media's effects on the way people consume news and information, there is likely to be intense scrutiny on how Google's AI performs. (more...)
Android Studio is coming to Chromebooks
- May 09, 2018

Linux apps will run inside of a sandbox, so ChromeOS will be just as secure as it always has been. After the feature has been tested more extensively and optimized over time, Google will inevitably launch Linux app compatibility to the general Chromebook-owning public. (more...)
John Legend Is Now a New Voice for Google Assistant John Legend Is Now a New Voice for Google Assistant
- May 09, 2018

Since it works with Android TV , you can directly use voice control. The product was initially limited to the company's Pixel phones , but in February, Google announced plans to bring it to more compatible smartphones. And just like the other Google Assistant devices, there is a set of four LED lights on the front of the display to show when it is listening. Google's latest version of its Android phone software, for now known as Android P , will offer other smart features. (more...)
Gears Of War Dev Wants The Brumak Added To Monster Hunter Gears Of War Dev Wants The Brumak Added To Monster Hunter
- May 09, 2018

The company announced that Monster Hunter World has managed to sell over 7.9 million copies worldwide in retail and digital, further consolidating its position as the (currently) best-selling Capcom title of all time . Resident Evil 7 and Nintendo Switch titles such as Monster Hunter XX (Double Cross ) and Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers were huge hits as well. (more...)
Facebook Live adds persistent stream keys, live crossposting Facebook Live adds persistent stream keys, live crossposting
- May 09, 2018

Persistent stream keys will be a help for publishers or video creators who use the Live API. Another feature that is in the works is a stream key for Facebook Live. Facebook is continuing to give Pages more video features. We love that we can cross-post these videos and tag our other pages in the post. The Rewind feature will allow users to rewind a video to view anything they have missed. (more...)
Growth Analysis of Texas Instruments Inc. (TXN)
- May 09, 2018

Texas Instruments ( TXN )" on April 15, 2018. The PEG ratio is used to determine a stock's value while taking the company's earnings growth into account, and is considered to provide a more complete picture than the P/E ratio. Susquehanna International Gru Incorporated Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0% in Texas Instruments Incorporated ( NASDAQ : TXN ). Short-term as well long term shareholders always focus on the liquidity of the stocks so for that concern, liquidity measure ... (more...)