Tech


World PC shipments 'not as bad as hoped' World PC shipments 'not as bad as hoped'
- October 11, 2017

In Q3 2017, HP leads the way with 14.59 million units shipped, with Lenovo in the second place with 14.35 million units. In fact, HP is in an upward trend, as it has experienced five consecutive quarters of global PC growth. Both IDC and Gartner have claimed that the EMEA PC market has seen signs of recovery after logging its fifth consecutive year of decline at the end of 2016. (more...)
Google's new $159 earbuds can translate 40 different languages Google's new $159 earbuds can translate 40 different languages
- October 11, 2017

Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are the latest series of Alphabet Inc.'s GOOGL Google smartphones . That's why US carriers decided, like a year ago, to offer financing Google Pixel 2 deal for consumers who can't buy it immediately, but, instead, prefer paying for their smartphone on a monthly basis. (more...)
OnePlus devices found to be collecting sensitive data from users OnePlus devices found to be collecting sensitive data from users
- October 11, 2017

Christopher Moore, a software engineer, made a post on his personal blog showing his discoveries. During the Hack Challenge, Moore started to proxy the internet traffic from his OnePlus 2 using OWASP ZAP, which is a free security tool used for finding security vulnerabilities in any web applications. (more...)
Kashmir: Fierce gunbattle between security forces and militants in Bandipora, 2 killed Kashmir: Fierce gunbattle between security forces and militants in Bandipora, 2 killed
- October 11, 2017

Three security personnel were also injured in the encounter, as per a report. The terrorists fired from the house, after which the forces retaliated. As per TV reports, two terrorists have been neutralised by the security forces that laid a cordon in Hajin area of the district after receiving inputs of terrorists hiding in the region. (more...)
New Information Changes Timeline of Las Vegas Shooting New Information Changes Timeline of Las Vegas Shooting
- October 11, 2017

Lombardo said that police are still unable to explain why the gunman stopped firing from his suite after 10 minutes of sustained volleys into the concert crowd. "They weren't aware of him being shot until they met him in the hallway after exiting the elevator", Lombardo said. Las Vegas authorities on Friday said that after running down "well more than 1,000 leads", they remain clueless as to why 64-year-old Stephen Paddock made a decision to open fire on a crowd of concertgoers on ... (more...)
Xbox One X Won't Include a Kinect Adaptor Xbox One X Won't Include a Kinect Adaptor
- October 11, 2017

In other news a report has also made its way to the internet predicting the sales of both the consoles by the end of 2018 with Xbox One X selling 4 million units and PS4 Pro selling a total of 5 million units. Once enabled, your Xbox One will automatically queue 4K game content updates after installing your Xbox One X compatible games. From our new physics system, new AI system, new lighting and rendering techniques, and new audio features, we're able to do so much more than we've ever ... (more...)
North Korea could use holiday as excuse to provoke U.S., experts say North Korea could use holiday as excuse to provoke U.S., experts say
- October 11, 2017

The US and South Korea have been aware of North Korea's bold hacking operations for several years, linking Pyongyang to a series of sophisticated cyberattacks. trying to solve numerous world's problems without the support and help I'd like to see him have". Tensions soared as Kim traded verbal threats with US President Donald Trump , who tweeted on Saturday that "only one thing will work" to tame Pyongyang. (more...)
Super Mario Odyssey: Amiibo Content Unlockable Even Without Amiibo Super Mario Odyssey: Amiibo Content Unlockable Even Without Amiibo
- October 11, 2017

Some of them unlock exclusive outfits for Mario, while others give in-game help. IGN states that Nintendo has confirmed the items unlocked by the Super Mario Odyssey amiibo can be earned in-game. A couple of months ago, Nintendo caused some confusion with how amiibo worked in Metroid: Samus Returns . While the game does come with the "hard" difficulty and doesn't require an amiibo to unlock it, the amiibo pack being hard to come by made fans understandably upset. (more...)
Is Snoke Responsible For Rey's Moral Dilemma In The Last Jedi Trailer? Is Snoke Responsible For Rey's Moral Dilemma In The Last Jedi Trailer?
- October 11, 2017

Sure, everyone was blown away by the new Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer when it dropped late last night, but there was a lot of information being delivered (and a lot of questions asked) amongst the spectacle. For that matter, is it a surprise that we haven't seen Canto Bight, the much-teased casino city on screen yet? Snoke would be better off if he just has Rey on his side, so we think the opening lines are directed to her. (more...)
Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) Valuation According To Analysts Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) Valuation According To Analysts
- October 11, 2017

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of SYMC . While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 1.9%. Bessemer Group Inc. It increased, as 54 investors sold Symantec Corporation shares while 167 reduced holdings. They now have a Dollars 31 price target on the stock. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 37,386 shares in the company, valued at $1,252,804.86. (more...)
Poking Noses: Russian-linked accounts interfered in 2016 election using Google Ads Poking Noses: Russian-linked accounts interfered in 2016 election using Google Ads
- October 11, 2017

The source said Google is still sorting out whether some of the ads came from legitimate Russian accounts. On Monday, Microsoft told Reuters that the company is looking to see if Russians purchased ads on Microsoft owned products and platforms in order to influence the results of 2016 us election. (more...)
The Tamagotchi Craze Is Coming Back This November The Tamagotchi Craze Is Coming Back This November
- October 11, 2017

It's now celebrating its 20th anniversary with a miniature version. Like the original, the mini Tamagotchi includes six different shell designs from the initial Japanese launch and each one includes six characters. The company responsible for blessing us with such sweet nostalgia, Bandai America, actually rereleased Tamagotchi in Japan earlier this year. And, Bandai is hoping it can also appeal to the younger generation of gamers who have grown up with more advanced devices. (more...)
Tesco the latest to ignore Royal Mint's old £1 coins deadline
- October 11, 2017

Around 500 million old round pounds are believed to still be in circulation. A Tesco spokesperson said: "We've been updating our systems ready for the new pound coins, but to help customers who still have the old coins, we'll continue to accept round pounds at our tills and self-service machines for an additional week". (more...)
Kerala a safe place for other state workers: Loknath Behera Kerala a safe place for other state workers: Loknath Behera
- October 11, 2017

Behra said preliminary findings showed that the "canards" were meant to portray Kerala in a poor light. Almost 400 migrant workers have fled from Kozhikode recently after fake WhatsApp videos surfaced, warning of death threats. Amidst reports of the fake stories on social media triggering a mass exodus of migrant workers from the state, Behera assured the migrant workers that no such attacks against labourers from other states were taking place in the state and requested them not to fall ... (more...)
Allergan Plc (AGN) Currently Above Chikou Line
- October 11, 2017

As of the end of the quarter Next Financial Group, Inc had sold a total of 75 shares trimming its holdings by 6.6%. Enterprise Financial Services Corp raised its position in shares of Allergan plc by 62.7% in the first quarter. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 8.8% compared to the same quarter a year ago. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 3.88 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 4.03 and 3.63 respectively. (more...)
Overwatch Halloween Event Now Live Overwatch Halloween Event Now Live
- October 10, 2017

We don't know right now when the event will end, however, as all we had to go on in the Halloween Terror 2017 trailer above was the start date of October 10. Thankfully, those who missed out on the 2016 Halloween Terror event can also purchase all the cosmetic items at a discounted rate. A recent leak picked up Reddit user Mnemosynaut revealed new skins for Reaper, Mei , Symmetra and Zenyatta. (more...)
Abner Herrman & Brock LLC Trims Stake in JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Abner Herrman & Brock LLC Trims Stake in JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM)
- October 10, 2017

Mawer Investment Management Ltd sold 249,104 shares as the company's stock declined 6.04% while stock markets rallied. (NYSE: JPM ) is 0.027466. The Return on Invested Capital is a ratio that determines whether a company is profitable or not. (more...)
Where the Assassin's Creed Movie Went Wrong Where the Assassin's Creed Movie Went Wrong
- October 10, 2017

Loot boxes that were spotted in Assassin's Creed Origins have raised concerns about in-game purchases, but the game's director has been quick to clear the air about the apparent microtransactions. Numerous trophies are linked to the story and others are ones that you would naturally get just by exploring or engaging in battle with various foes. (more...)
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)'s (GS) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup Inc
- October 10, 2017

The Firm operates in four business divisions: Investment Banking, Institutional Client Services, Investing & Lending, and Investment Management. Intercontinental Exchange Inc (ICE) has risen 13.80% since October 9, 2016 and is uptrending. Thanks to a rise of nearly 0.89% in the past five days, the stock price is now up 1.4% so far on the year - still in weak territory. Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. (more...)
Gen Mazda3 to debut in Tokyo? Gen Mazda3 to debut in Tokyo?
- October 10, 2017

Mazda say they will use the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show to showcase their new design direction, and the auto brand's theme for the show is to "celebrate driving". According to Mazda , the concept will have a more expressive look of the Kodo - Soul of Motion design language. "In August, we announced Sustainable Zoom-Zoom 2030, our long-term vision for technology development setting out how Mazda hopes to use driving pleasure, the fundamental appeal of the automobile, to help solve issues ... (more...)