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Windows 10's AirDrop-Like Windows 10's AirDrop-Like "Near Share" Feature Will Support Android and iOS
- May 15, 2018

At the moment, the feature is only available on devices with Windows 10 April 2018 Update but Microsoft has announced that the Nearby Share would also become available on rival mobile platforms. We don't know exactly whether this feature will be included in the general share contract on Android or iOS. For example, a Windows PC could receive the content if the user authorizes the transfer on a prompt displayed in the lower right corner. (more...)
Facebook is slipping after announcing it disabled more 583 million fake accounts Facebook is slipping after announcing it disabled more 583 million fake accounts
- May 15, 2018

How much content we detected proactively using our technology - before people who use Facebook reported it. But it declined to say which countries see more of the offending content or which category of users. In total, it took action on 21 million pieces of content in Q4, similar to Q4. Facebook said improved technology using artificial intelligence had helped it act on 3.4 million posts containing graphic violence , almost three times more than it had in the last quarter of 2017. (more...)
Hamel Associates Inc. Sells 1940 Shares of Walmart (WMT) Hamel Associates Inc. Sells 1940 Shares of Walmart (WMT)
- May 15, 2018

WMT outperformed the S&P500 by 11.98%. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in Q4 2017. The low EPS estimate is $0.1, while the high EPS estimate is $0.15. WMT registered $200,291 net activity with 0 insider purchases and 1 insider sale since December 11, 2017. Analysts await Walmart Inc . (NYSE: WMT ) has "Buy" rating given by Robert W. (more...)
Global Smart Agriculture Solution Market 2018-2025 Granular, CropMetrics LLC, Agribotix LLC Global Smart Agriculture Solution Market 2018-2025 Granular, CropMetrics LLC, Agribotix LLC
- May 15, 2018

The Public Transport Smart Card market offers vast growth opportunities across developing as well as developed economies. The Residential Non IC Card Electricity Smart Meter industry report also examines marked growth trends and technological developments that will come to the fore in the said Residential Non IC Card Electricity Smart Meter market in the coming years. (more...)
Microsoft Surface Hub 2 may actually make videoconferencing cool Microsoft Surface Hub 2 may actually make videoconferencing cool
- May 15, 2018

Although none of them look as slick and snazzy as Microsoft's new Surface Hub 2. Called Surface Hub 2, the device will come with a 50.5-inch display and 3:2 aspect ratio. With the introduction of Surface Hub 2, Microsoft is also partnering with Steelcase to create a system of rolling stands and easy-to-use mounts. The updated software is also designed with Microsoft's Fluent Design, so it already looks much better than the original Surface Hub's software. (more...)
Rumor: Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Switch Version Sold by GameStop Rumor: Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Switch Version Sold by GameStop
- May 15, 2018

The game is due to be released on October 12th, which is substantially early when compared to previous titles, which have usually been released in early November. After all, Call of Duty has come to other Nintendo platforms in the past. You can check out the proof below. It seems unusual that Activision wouldn't confirm the Switch as a platform ahead of its reveal, though maybe developer Treyarch has something different in store for the home/handheld console hybrid? Until then, Nintendo ... (more...)
Snapchat's six-second unskippable ads have arrived Snapchat's six-second unskippable ads have arrived
- May 15, 2018

Snapchat needs to get more subscribers to use the app so that it can charge higher rates for its ads. The initial ads were for the Samsung Galaxy S9 , upcoming movies Deadpool 2 and Adrift , and non-carbonated beverage Snapple . The six-second ad also appeals to the studios and networks creating the shows. Previously, Snapchat allowed users to skip commercials, although this proved to be unsustainable from a business perspective. (more...)
Earnings Prediction Review: Nokia Corporation (NOK)
- May 15, 2018

The stock has relative volume of 0.77. Volume indicator is significant for screening stocks. Profitability analysis greatly helps in making investment decision. Looking further out we can see that the stock has moved -7.91% over the year to date. Along with these its last twelve month performance is stands at 4.25% while moved 26.34% for the past six months. (more...)
Google employees resigning due to Pentagon drone contract Google employees resigning due to Pentagon drone contract
- May 15, 2018

The resignations follow a petition by over 4,000 Google employees asking the company to immediately cancel its Project Maven contract with the government and commit to a policy forbidding military work in the future. There are also some who are resigning over concerns about Google's political decisions. "Similar contracts set up at Microsoft and Amazon , indicate that a unsafe alliance between the personal technology business, now in possession of enormous amounts of sensitive personal ... (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Vs Realme 1 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Vs Realme 1
- May 15, 2018

Oppo has launched its sub-brand Realme in India with the Realme 1 . While the rest of the specifications look great for a phone in this category, the Realme 1 misses out on a fingerprint sensor. Oppo realme 1 sports a 13MP rear-facing camera , along with an 8MP front camera . The smartphones will come with a free case and a screen protector already applied to the display . (more...)
Global Food Automation Market Growth Opportunities: Mitsubishi Electric Industries, Schneider Electric SE Global Food Automation Market Growth Opportunities: Mitsubishi Electric Industries, Schneider Electric SE
- May 15, 2018

The report also classifies the global Power Electronics for Electric Vehicles market segments on the basis of HEV, EV, PHEV. The document also incorporates the competition among manufacturers in view of production, capacity, revenue by region , consumption, price, import and export, and growth rate . (more...)
Adobe Systems (NASDAQ:ADBE) Position Trimmed by Nicolet Bankshares Inc Adobe Systems (NASDAQ:ADBE) Position Trimmed by Nicolet Bankshares Inc
- May 15, 2018

Adobe Systems posted sales of $1.77 billion in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year-over-year growth rate of 21.5%. The business is expected to report its next quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, June 19th. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link . The total dollar value of all 492.06 million outstanding shares is 119.02 billion. (more...)
Apple TV 4K offered as alternative to TV decoder in France
- May 15, 2018

Despite reports years ago that the company was working with Time Warner on a replacement for the traditional cable box, that product never surfaced, and Apple waited years to offer an Apple TV version of the App Store. In a move described by Canal+ CEO Maxime Saada as a "philosophical revolution" in its distribution strategy, Canal+ will offer the Apple TV box, described by Saada as "the best decoder on the market", instead of providing its own IPTV box. (more...)
Guilty Gear Heading To The Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 And PC Guilty Gear Heading To The Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 And PC
- May 15, 2018

Guilty Gear first launched in 1998 for the original PlayStation, starting a series that accompanied us all the way to this generation with Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- and its recent Rev 2 update . You will enjoy the first generation of " GUILTY GEAR " that became the origin of this series on the latest and current generation hardware. The timing isn't clear yet, but hopefully we'll get more details on this and Accent Core Plus R soon. (more...)
LG G6 Oreo Update Will Speed Things Up
- May 15, 2018

With the T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 Oreo update rolling out for good now, it's only a matter of time before all users on the carrier are able to get a taste of Oreo. T-Mobile is now rolling out firmware version N950USQU4CRD7 for the Galaxy Note 8. T-Mobile, on the other hand, has been dilly-dallying with Oreo for the Galaxy Note 8 for a while. (more...)
Fujifilm goes square and stylish with new analog Instax Square SQ6 Fujifilm goes square and stylish with new analog Instax Square SQ6
- May 15, 2018

Of the new Square SQ6, Fujifilm North America's Imaging Division President Manny Almeida says, "We are very excited to bring our first square format analog Instax camera to market". The camera also includes a tripod socket and self timer for group photos. Its auto-exposure control feature lets you manually tweak the settings to get a perfectly exposed photo. (more...)
Nokia X6 official renders & pricing revealed by a Chinese Retailer Nokia X6 official renders & pricing revealed by a Chinese Retailer
- May 15, 2018

It is guaranteed to get Android updates in the fastest time compared to other brands and the device is assured to get software support for a minimum of 24 months and additional one year of security patch support. The dual camera setup has a primary 12-megapixel wide-angle sensor with an f/1.75 aperture, while a 13-megapixel secondary sensor has an f/2.6 aperture. (more...)
Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Coming West
- May 15, 2018

An announcement trailer, released Thursday, highlights some of the new hunting styles and shows how fans will be able to join together with three other players through online and local multiplayer. New quest level of "G" will be available, representing some of the greatest challenges yet seen in the series. The game features tons of powerful new super moves called Hunter Arts that can be executed with a quick tap on the touch screen. (more...)
Ford India launches EcoSport S, Signature variant with sunroof Ford India launches EcoSport S, Signature variant with sunroof
- May 15, 2018

Meanwhile, the 1.5-litre, 4-cylinder diesel engine has been carried over. It produces 99 BHP @ 3,750 rpm and 205 Nm @ 1,750-3,250 rpm and comes paired with a 5-speed manual gearbox. Not just fun-to-drive, EcoBoost will stay true to its promise of being extremely efficient, offering a fuel economy of 18.1 Km/L and 12 per cent lower Carbon dioxide emissions than conventional four-cylinder engines. (more...)
Alexa Falls Further Down List Of Most Popular Baby Names In 2017 Alexa Falls Further Down List Of Most Popular Baby Names In 2017
- May 15, 2018

Alexa appears to be falling out of favor - as a name for a baby - not a smart speaker device. According to Social Security records, the name "Alexa" hit an all-time popularity high in 2015 when 6,050 American parents gave their little girl that name. (more...)