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Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run
- May 16, 2018

Local athletes competing in the Special Olympics were also present. The Law Enforcement Torch Run will take place on Wednesday, May 16th, starting at noon and begin at Hamburg Police Department and travel more than 4 miles throughout Hamburg, passing by 4 different schools including Hamburg Middle, Union Pleasant, St. (more...)
Google investigated over massive data collection that could be costing consumers 'millions' Google investigated over massive data collection that could be costing consumers 'millions'
- May 16, 2018

Let us know in the comments down below! Now, whenever you tap on the volume up or down buttons, it's always defaulting to the media's volume. On the other hand, I'm comforted by the fact that Google is finally acknowledging, and taking steps to assuage, the growing problem of smartphone dependency. (more...)
Microsoft is planning to release affordable Surface tablets with Windows 10 Microsoft is planning to release affordable Surface tablets with Windows 10
- May 16, 2018

According to the report, the new Surfaces should start at around $400 without accessories like a keyboard, which is $99 cheaper than the 2015 Surface 3. The company is planning on releasing a revamped iPad Pro this year with iPhone X features such as facial recognition, Bloomberg News reported last year. (more...)
AI-powered Google News app now available on iOS App Store AI-powered Google News app now available on iOS App Store
- May 16, 2018

Standalone Google Newsstand is now being removed for iOS users, making it part of the new and revamped Google News app . Along with the redesign, the updated Google News app now gives users news based on Google's AI and machine learning algorithms. (more...)
Voting underway in Karnataka amid tight security Voting underway in Karnataka amid tight security
- May 16, 2018

In Bengaluru , the police commissioner T Suneel Kumar has passed prohibitory orders under Section 144, which will be lifted on Sunday 6pm. Except for candidates, agents who have authorised passes from respective political parties and media persons, the counting centres will be out of bounds for the public. (more...)
Google rolls back Chrome update breaking web games Google rolls back Chrome update breaking web games
- May 16, 2018

Google released yesterday a Chrome update that temporarily fixed a bug that broke millions of web-based games, some of which couldn't play audio at all, despite whatever tricks and configs users tried. The same feature silenced the audio in these web-based games and the fix is to temporarily remove the autoplay policy from the Web Audio API for Chrome 66 . (more...)
Netgear launches Arlo Security Light System
- May 16, 2018

As with the other Arlo products, you can control this via Amazon Alexa , so enabling or disabling the system is just a quick command to Alexa. Both the bridge and the lights are completely free of wires as the lights will be housed outside and work off of the wireless home network, and the bridge plugs right into a wall outlet so it doesn't need to be plugged in with a power cable. (more...)
Apple INC (AAPL) Shareholder Gyroscope Capital Management Group LLC Has Increased Position
- May 16, 2018

Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers Llc who had been investing in Apple (Put) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $926.95 billion market cap company. Nomura Asset Management Company Ltd sold 12,600 shares as the company's stock declined 10.36% with the market. Pacific Glob Inv Mngmt accumulated 80,948 shares or 2.97% of the stock. (more...)
RAGE 2 Gameplay Trailer Released RAGE 2 Gameplay Trailer Released
- May 16, 2018

In case you weren't paying attention a few days ago, Wallmart Canada went and listed a whole slew of as-yet-unannounced games. That's not entirely surprising considering the game comes to us courtesy of Avalanche Studios, the people behind the excellent Just Cause series and the criminally underappreciated Mad Max . (more...)
OnePlus 5 and 5T Starts Receiving New OxygenOS Open Beta Update OnePlus 5 and 5T Starts Receiving New OxygenOS Open Beta Update
- May 16, 2018

Note that OnePlus has released this update to beta users first and it will take some time before it becomes publicly available for all. For some odd reason, Android Messages (the default SMS app) on OnePlus devices doesn't support group MMS. (more...)
No Borderlands 3 at E3 2018, According to Gearbox No Borderlands 3 at E3 2018, According to Gearbox
- May 16, 2018

It also refutes the information that was seen in the massive Walmart leak days ago where Borderlands 3 was shown with only a title and no box art. Rage 2 was announced earlier this week and, with its happy-go-lucky approach to an open-world post-apocalypse game, the comparisons to Gearbox's Borderlands series were inevitable. (more...)
Honda launches new Amaze at Rs 560000 Honda launches new Amaze at Rs 560000
- May 16, 2018

All prices are ex-showroom (India). The all-new Honda Amaze would be offered with the 4 variants - E, S, V and VX for Manual transmission and CVT option will offered in S and V variants in both fuel options. The new Honda Amaze sports an all-new design with a new front and rear end. "That is why the new Amaze has been developed on an all new platform". (more...)
Realme 1 launched in India, starting Rs 8990 Realme 1 launched in India, starting Rs 8990
- May 16, 2018

OPPO has experienced steady growth on Shopee since the start of our partnership a year ago, and we are confident that with Shopee's extensive presence in the Philippines, the launch of the OPPO F7 Black Diamond on Shopee will receive tremendous response. (more...)
Verizon goes with AWS as its preferred public cloud provider Verizon goes with AWS as its preferred public cloud provider
- May 16, 2018

The founder of the Ethereum blockchain platform, which is what Kaleido and AWS will be using, said this is the biggest move yet by the tech giant to get into blockchain. "What Salesforce did for CRM, Kaleido will do for blockchain". "The combination of Verizon's team of builders with AWS's extensive portfolio of cloud services and expertise means that Verizon's options for delighting their customers is virtually unlimited". (more...)
Google investigated for secret Australian data collection
- May 16, 2018

The Australian investigations are set to focus on allegations made by Oracle Corp in a report provided as part of an Australian review into the impact that Google , owned by Alphabet Inc , and Facebook have on the advertising market. (more...)
NCLT approves Tata Steel as the owner of bhushan Steel NCLT approves Tata Steel as the owner of bhushan Steel
- May 16, 2018

Acquisition of BSL will be a key element in Tata Steel's domestic growth strategy under new Tata Sons chairman N Chandrasekaran. Eligible financial creditors will get Rs 14.5 crore of loans converted into equity at the face value. The NCLT nod will be a shot in the arm for Tata Steel which has been allegedly facing challenges on the ground in its efforts to assert control over BSL's main plant at Dhenkanal in Odisha. (more...)
Motorola to launch the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play in India Motorola to launch the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play in India
- May 16, 2018

Just last month, the Lenovo-owned Motorola announced the launch of its new Moto G series smartphones, including the Moto G6 Play , G6, and the G6 Plus in Brazil. The smartphone supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 128GB). At the front, there's a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash. The smartphone is backed by a 3000mah battery and the company claims that the handset can deliver up to 32 hours of battery life on a single charge. (more...)
Adobe accelerates experience design growth with starter plan for Adobe XD Adobe accelerates experience design growth with starter plan for Adobe XD
- May 16, 2018

Adobe XD has some plugins - including recently launched integration with the likes of Zeplin, Avocode and Sympli . That doesn't yet extend to building an app directly from Adobe XD, but Pickr was told that Adobe is invested in advanced prototyping, and that could arrive later. (more...)
Nokia X6 launch today, teaser highlights iPhone X display style Nokia X6 launch today, teaser highlights iPhone X display style
- May 16, 2018

HMD Global , the company that holds the licence to manufacture Nokia branded Android smartphones, has confirmed that some of its previous year launched smartphones will receive Android P update . HMD Global's chief product officer Juho Sarvikas has confirmed that the company will be rolling out Android P update for its Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 (2017) smartphones. (more...)
Rumor: Pokemon Switch Titles Revealed, Will Be Pokemon Yellow Remake Rumor: Pokemon Switch Titles Revealed, Will Be Pokemon Yellow Remake
- May 16, 2018

Rumors about Pokemon Switch are running rampant, and if Rogers is correct, fans should expect news any day now. Finally, there's the following logo, which also came via 4chan originally and translates to "Let's Go!" The Pixelpar Twitter account, which has been teasing Pokemon Switch announcements for a while now, has also been dropping hints regarding Pikachu and Eevee's prominence in the RPG. (more...)