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CCleaner unknowingly distributed malware to Windows PCs for one month CCleaner unknowingly distributed malware to Windows PCs for one month
- September 18, 2017

Fortunately, the impact of this affected version of CCleaner may be mitigated by more than its lack of automatic updates. CCleaner, a piece of internet security software with more than two billion downloads, was recently hijacked to distribute backdoor malware to more than 2 million unsuspecting victims. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Gets 32GB Storage Variant, Launches Wednesday: Price, Specifications Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Gets 32GB Storage Variant, Launches Wednesday: Price, Specifications
- September 18, 2017

Note that Xiaomi, on Twitter , says that it is launching the new version at an introductory price of Rs 12,999 as opposed to its actual price which is Rs 14,999. On the camera front, the Mi Max 2 sports a 12-megapixel camera on the rear with f/2.2 aperture, Phase Detection Autofocus and a dual-LED (dual-tone) flash. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Get August Security Updates On T Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Get August Security Updates On T
- September 18, 2017

Last week, Samsung Galaxy A9 and Galaxy A5 (2017) was updated to Android Nougat. From high-end to mid-rangers, Samsung is quite determined to roll out the Android Nougat update to its smartphones. All the new features that Android Nougat brings along will now be a part of the device. Moreover, don't be upset if you own the 32GB variant of the Samsung Galaxy On Nxt . (more...)
Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Analysts See $-0.01 EPS Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Analysts See $-0.01 EPS
- September 18, 2017

Its down 1.17% from 125.70 million shares previously. Among 12 analysts covering Rite Aid (NYSE: RAD ), 2 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 8 Hold. It has underperformed by 111.52% the S&P500. Decatur Mngmt owns 0.56% invested in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ) for 469,296 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.16 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.26, from 1.18 in 2016Q3. (more...)
Micromax Bharat 3 Price in India Micromax Bharat 3 Price in India
- September 18, 2017

Talking about its power and performance, the smartphone is powered by the same MediaTek MT6737M quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz. The Bharat 4 and Bharat 3 are equipped with a 5-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front cameras with LED flash with aperture f/2.4 and autofocus. (more...)
Nokia 9, Nokia 2 leaks in image, full design revealed Nokia 9, Nokia 2 leaks in image, full design revealed
- September 18, 2017

The image shows the presence of a fingerprint scanner at the rear below the camera. However, Nokia fans should be happy to know that the reason why the Finnish manufacturer has been sitting on the sidelines is because its adding the finishing touches to Nokia 9. (more...)
Asus ZenFone V launched as a Verizon Exclusive in US Asus ZenFone V launched as a Verizon Exclusive in US
- September 18, 2017

The newly announced Zenfone V may just herald a new chapter in the series. The Asus Zenfone V looks eerily similar to the Zenfone 3 Deluxe and sports a metal unibody design. SOme features include time rewind, besides smart remove, super-resolution, a panorama selfie mode, GIF animation, a miniature mode, and a very neat portrait mode. (more...)
Apparently Jennifer Lawrence auditioned for a major role on Gossip Girl Apparently Jennifer Lawrence auditioned for a major role on Gossip Girl
- September 18, 2017

Jennifer Lawrence once auditioned for the hit CW series, and we can't get over how different the Upper East Side would've been with her at the center of it. Would Jennifer-as-Serena be as quirky and relatable as the actress herself? She's only 27 years old, and she's been nominated for four Oscars-winning one-and has a filmography most actors only dream about. (more...)
Google celebrates British lexicographer Samuel Johnson's 308th birthday with a doodle Google celebrates British lexicographer Samuel Johnson's 308th birthday with a doodle
- September 18, 2017

Grabbing a dictionary to know the meaning of a word may now have become a thing of the past in the online world, but Google Doodle on Monday chose to honour Samuel Johnson , the man who compiled a mammoth dictionary of the English language 150 years before the Oxford English Dictionary appeared. (more...)
China Lodging Signs MoU With India-based OYO; To Invest $10 Mln China Lodging Signs MoU With India-based OYO; To Invest $10 Mln
- September 18, 2017

Short traders are feeling a little more bearish on China Lodging Group, Limited - lately if you take into consideration the increase in short interest. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Wednesday, October 14 by Credit Suisse. August 18 investment analysts at Bank of America made no change to the company rating of "Buy" and raised the price expectation from $31.50 to $115.00. (more...)
Google launches Tez, a digital payments app for India Google launches Tez, a digital payments app for India
- September 18, 2017

India's billion-plus customers are in the sights of internet giant Google. The app is likely to be unveiled by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Tez has already gone live on Google's Play Store , though there's no iOS version of the app yet. (more...)
Apple's Real Advantage Is What's Inside the New iPhones and Watch Apple's Real Advantage Is What's Inside the New iPhones and Watch
- September 18, 2017

SVP of Retail at Apple , Angela Ahrendts announced revamps and new Town Square in cities like New York, Paris, Milan and Chicago. This statement from the Apple CEO is a little hard to believe when Apple Inc . WatchOS 4 will feature an enhanced heart rate app. Using GymKit, users will be able to connect to their favorite cardio equipment and experience two-way synchronization of data with a single tap. (more...)
Nintendo Switch Hides Golf Mini-Game Nintendo Switch Hides Golf Mini-Game
- September 18, 2017

SwitchBrew.Org is a website that is entirely focused on modding and hacking the Nintendo Switch and digging through all of the system's nooks and crannies. Even though past Nintendo systems have included built-in emulators―to facilitate playing retro games purchased from the company's online Virtual Console store, for example―it's nonetheless notable that Golf is apparently already loaded into the Switch. (more...)
Android's Clear Advantage Over Apple iPhone X Android's Clear Advantage Over Apple iPhone X
- September 18, 2017

This adds the customs duty component to the overall price of the Apple device. The 6.3-inch Super AMOLED display has a Quad HD+ resolution, so the visual experience is quite an fantastic one. One sensor features a wide-angle lens with f/1.8 aperture, while the other features a telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture. This is aof minimal importance when the dditional functionality of the iPhone X camera is taken into consideration, though. (more...)
Apple Watch Series 3 Price: Carriers Offer LTE $10 Monthly Plans Apple Watch Series 3 Price: Carriers Offer LTE $10 Monthly Plans
- September 18, 2017

Also, the Apple iPhone 8 Plus price in India is fixed at Rs. 73,000 for the 64GB smartphone while Rs 86000 is fixed for the Apple iPhone 8 Plus price in India 256GB storage variant. In most cases you should plan on having the phone shipped to you, as we don't expect in store pickup options. Apple has unveiled its 10th anniversary iPhone and says it sets the path for the next decade. (more...)
IPhone X vs Galaxy Note 8 vs Galaxy S8: Benchmark Comparison IPhone X vs Galaxy Note 8 vs Galaxy S8: Benchmark Comparison
- September 18, 2017

The phone features an edge-to-edge display with richer colors and facial recognition to unlock the device without a fingerprint reader or physical home button . This Tuesday Apple left the entire world in awe when it unveiled its new iPhone X . This is the most technologically advanced smartphone that Apple has ever made and it completely revolutionizes the iPhone lineup. (more...)
The Pirate Bay may use your PC to mine cryptocurrency The Pirate Bay may use your PC to mine cryptocurrency
- September 17, 2017

According to The Pirate Bay , it was only testing the Bitcoin miner as a new means of revenue generation, and it might eventually replace the advertisements on the website. The embedded miner is indeed throttled but at the same time, the increase in demand of resource is immediately noticeable. It's no secret that most websites generate income through ad placements - a platform that's largely unavailable for a piracy website like Pirate Bay. (more...)
PUBG Continues To Break Records On Steam PUBG Continues To Break Records On Steam
- September 17, 2017

While these figures may not be quite as exact as Steam's own, they should be in the right ballpark, and all of these stats place PUBG's record roughly 50k players ahead of Dota 2's . According to Greene, the studio thought that a number between 200,000 and 300,000 was a more appropriate amount for the game's first year. PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is now available in Early Access on Steam for the PC, and an Xbox One version is coming later this year. (more...)
IPhone X Face ID will support only one face per device IPhone X Face ID will support only one face per device
- September 17, 2017

T-Mobile customers who buy or pre-order their new iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X on the Un-carrier's interest-free installment plan will automatically get this one-time benefit for free. Apple allows all 6 to be used at the same time, something which it chose not to do with the A10 Fusion. Both models are now capable of wireless charging . (more...)
It's Official! Paris to host 2024, Los Angeles 2028 Olympics It's Official! Paris to host 2024, Los Angeles 2028 Olympics
- September 17, 2017

Thomas Bach said the International Olympic Committee will continue to appeal for diplomatic solutions to the problems, and that it is monitoring deliberations in the U.N. "I'm quite confident that we will have a very safe, very peaceful and harmonious Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang next year". Los Angeles also submitted their bid for the 2024 Games after Hamburg , Rome, and Budapest chose to withdraw, information from the official website said. (more...)