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Samsung Phone Explode In Man's Shirt Pocket Samsung Phone Explode In Man's Shirt Pocket
- October 08, 2017

The incident brings back memories of the Galaxy Note 7, but this time, it is not Samsung's fault. Earlier this week, a video surfaced shows a Samsung blowing into flames in a man's shirt pocket. More so the battery manufacturer was not even approved by Samsung to begin with. Apple too has taken note of the issue and initiated an investigation, the company's official spokesperson confirmed to International Business Times, India . (more...)
Bethesda reveling in Wolfenstein II's anti-Nazi themes Bethesda reveling in Wolfenstein II's anti-Nazi themes
- October 08, 2017

It's what this franchise has always been about. The New Colossus is no exception. Hines - speaking on behalf of Bethesda - defended the company's dabbling into the current, highly-charged political climate canvassing America. Mr. Hines revealed that the story and the setting of the Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus was plotted during the development of The New Order. "As we've said many times before, fighting Nazis has been the core of Wolfenstein games for decades, and it isn't ... (more...)
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) Trading Volume Significantly Lower
- October 08, 2017

Advisory Services Network LLC acquired a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the first quarter worth $106,000. They expect $-0.03 EPS, up 75.00% or $0.09 from last year's $-0.12 per share. WARNING: "Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Twenty-First Century Fox ( FOXA ) Share Price" was first published by Dispatch Tribunal and is the property of of Dispatch Tribunal. (more...)
Karwa Chauth 2017: Puja Muhurat, Moon Rise Time, Timings & All Details Karwa Chauth 2017: Puja Muhurat, Moon Rise Time, Timings & All Details
- October 08, 2017

Women offer water to the moon as a part of their prayer by holding an Atta Chani in another hand. For the past several years, mainstream Bollywood films have been portraying Karwa Chauth as the ultimate expression of love and this has added to the popularity of the festival as well as has become a fashion in North India. (more...)
Apple Investigating Reports Of 'Serious Battery Failure' On iPhone 8 Plus Apple Investigating Reports Of 'Serious Battery Failure' On iPhone 8 Plus
- October 08, 2017

There appear to be only six or so reports so far - certainly less than a dozen that have been publicly identified - so the issue seems to be quite small in comparison to the millions of phones that Apple has likely already sold. Batteries shouldn't be swelling in any number, and it's not clear what the half-dozen iPhones that are having this problem have in common. The chemical makeup of lithium-ion batteries and the energy they store can however make them a potential hazard with any ... (more...)
How Will WhatsApp Business Work? How Will WhatsApp Business Work?
- October 08, 2017

The WhatsApp app for businesses is called, well, WhatsApp Business , and, has the same logo like the regular app has, however, the phone icon is now replaced with the letter "B". This includes adding a location, categories/tags, a description of your business, an email address, and one or many website addresses you want to point people toward. (more...)
Apple iPhone 8 battery bloating, swelling issue now reported in China Apple iPhone 8 battery bloating, swelling issue now reported in China
- October 08, 2017

The phones are apparently popping out of their shells. The company will be keen to avoid a repeat of the debacle surrounding Samsung's Galaxy Note8 handset which had to be scrapped a year ago after the batteries in a small number of units exploded. (more...)
54000 petrol pumps to shut down on October 13 54000 petrol pumps to shut down on October 13
- October 08, 2017

Lodh said that a decision on the strike was taken at the first joint meeting of United Petroleum Front (UPF), an umbrella organization of three nationwide organisations of all petrol dealers - Federation of All India Petroleum Traders, All India Petroleum Dealers Association and Consortium of Indian Petroleum Dealers - held here on Saturday. (more...)
Hundreds of gun add-ons testing limits of ATF review Hundreds of gun add-ons testing limits of ATF review
- October 08, 2017

The White House also said Thursday that it was opening to regulating the devices - but wants to hear more information on the matter before making a final determination. In the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas that has thus far, caused the death of almost 60 people and injured hundreds more, we are encouraged to see Republican lawmakers and the NRA say they will consider banning bump stocks. (more...)
Brand New Apple iPhone 8 Bursts Open After Battery Swells While Charging Brand New Apple iPhone 8 Bursts Open After Battery Swells While Charging
- October 08, 2017

The photo below illustrates what exactly is happening to these impacted iPhones. REUTERS/Stephen LamApple Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing, Phil Schiller, introduces the iPhone 8 . Mashable also received a tip from a reader who claims his new iPhone 8 Plus split open after just a week of use. An Apple spokesperson said the company is looking into the matter and declined to comment further. (more...)
Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Announced; Releases in 2018 Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Announced; Releases in 2018
- October 08, 2017

Therefore, this mode will warrant multiple playthroughs just to try and see all the unique final scenes. All the new gameplay-related content - Arcade Mode , Extra Battle Mode, a second V-Trigger, the Gallery, and more - will be available as part of a free in-game update for current players! Players can access this content by using their in-game cash. (more...)
Texas Republican sees 'no reason' for bump stocks, open to ban Texas Republican sees 'no reason' for bump stocks, open to ban
- October 07, 2017

Bump stocks do not allow the weapon to fire multiple times for each function of the trigger; they just help the user pull the trigger incredibly rapidly. But Slide Fire - considered one of the main manufacturers of the bump stock - said on its website this week that it has "decided to temporarily suspend taking new orders in order to provide the best service with those already placed". (more...)
Check Out the Latest Super Mario Odyssey Overview Trailer Check Out the Latest Super Mario Odyssey Overview Trailer
- October 07, 2017

Join Mario on a massive, globe-trotting 3D adventure and use his incredible abilities to collect Moons so you can power up your airship, the Odyssey , and rescue Princess Peach from Bowser's wedding plans. As Mario would say: “Its-a the place to be!”. Mario teams up with a new friend, Cappy. Philadelphia Kingdom - Oct. 24 12-6 p.m. The first 200 people in line at the NY stop will get the chance to be the first to buy the new game at midnight. (more...)
Bump fire stocks found on Las Vegas shooter's guns Bump fire stocks found on Las Vegas shooter's guns
- October 07, 2017

Those comments from GOP lawmakers came a few hours after a group of Democratic Senators unveiled a bill that would ban the bump stocks . The NRA is typically the nation's most prominent lobbyist group against stricter gun regulations. (more...)
Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) Valuation According To Analysts
- October 07, 2017

It has outperformed by 55.12% the S&P500. 09/28/2017 - Delta Air Lines, Inc. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. Beach Point Capital Mgmt LP accumulated 3.31% or 252,983 shares. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. The company was downgraded on Friday, December 4 by Argus Research. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Delta Air Lines from a "hold" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research report on Wednesday, ... (more...)
IPhone X may earn Samsung more money than Galaxy S8
- October 07, 2017

The phablet "breaks new ground" and is the "current class-leader for stills". In fact, NotebookCheck's numbers show slight regressions in brightness, contrast, grayscale accuracy, gamma performance, and white point accuracy compared with the results exhibited by the site's iPhone 7 Plus test sample. (more...)
More Republicans in Congress, and NRA, open to changes on More Republicans in Congress, and NRA, open to changes on "bump stocks"
- October 07, 2017

A handful of Republican congressional legislators have shown interest in a bill that would stop shooters from essentially converting semi-automatic weapons into fully automatic ones by using bump stocks . "We're certainly open to having that conversation", spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Thursday. "This is the least we should do in the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in USA history. (more...)
Land Rover Discovery Becomes a Kitchen on Wheels Land Rover Discovery Becomes a Kitchen on Wheels
- October 07, 2017

Oliver's Land Rover Discovery is thought to cost around £150 000 (R2.7m) with the upgrades, which include a slow cooker under the bonnet (heated by the engine) and a barbecue. There are olive oil and vinegar dispensers integrated into the lighting controls in the boot, while the butter and ice cream churners are fitted to the wheels and rotate as the auto moves. (more...)
Apple investigating reports of iPhone 8 Plus battery swelling Apple investigating reports of iPhone 8 Plus battery swelling
- October 07, 2017

However, so far not many incidents have been heard of. In the case of the iPhone 8 the issue appears to be limited to batteries bloating/swelling, rather than catching fire - at least as reported so far. Anthony Wu, a user from Toronto, Canada, bought a new IPhone 8 Plus on Sunday, said it was out of box. The number of phones claimed to be charged using power adapter and Lightnin to USB cable in Apple's box increased to 5. (more...)
A few users reporting swollen iPhone 8 Plus batteries
- October 07, 2017

To compare the devices' speed, Rahimi set up a timer to see how fast both devices opened each app as well as the time it took for them to go back to the home screen to access another one. More than the zoom, DxOMark had high praise for the bokeh features of the camera as well, mentioning that it does an outstanding job at artificially blurring the background subjects and focusing on the subjects in the foreground to produce some really contrast between the areas of the picture. (more...)