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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 could be unlocked using eye scanner Samsung Galaxy Note 7 could be unlocked using eye scanner
- June 28, 2016

Then, the Galaxy S6 had a variant with a dual-edge screen of the same size, and later was released a phablet version, while the Galaxy S7 has only a phablet with a screen that's curved on both sides. If you own a "newer" Samsung devices are encouraged to check your "Settings" and "System Updates" to see if Marshmallow is ready to download. It was to be expected that Samsung would report such high sales of the Galaxy S7 , since the company released several special editions of the ... (more...)
Japan's WhatsApp rival Line sets stage for $1.1 billion IPO Japan's WhatsApp rival Line sets stage for $1.1 billion IPO
- June 28, 2016

As The Wall Street Journal reported earlier today, at those prices, LINE's IPO could raise up to 112 billion yen, or $1.09 billion, making it one of the largest technology listings so far in 2016. It said at the time it would set the price range on 27 June and the final price on 11 July. LINE's competition includes: Facebook-owned WhatsApp, Tencent Holdings' WeChat and others building momentum in Asia, like Korea-based Kakao Talk . (more...)
Google planning to release own smartphone? Google planning to release own smartphone?
- June 27, 2016

The Google-branded smartphone would allow the search giant to take full control of the mobile experience in the same way Apple does with its iPhone. Google's Nexus smartphones are among the most appreciated on the market, despite the fact that there are users who have complained about some specs, including the battery. (more...)
Tesla offers to buy Solarcity for up to Rs 23500 crore
- June 27, 2016

Tesla fell as much as 12 percent in extended trading while SolarCity rose as much as 29 percent. Under the all-stock deal, Tesla offered SolarCity between $26.50 and $28.50 a share, depending on a volume-weighted five-day average price of Tesla shares. (more...)
New Ford GT travels back in time with Le Mans Heritage Edition New Ford GT travels back in time with Le Mans Heritage Edition
- June 27, 2016

Ford also achieved a great result at this year's Le Mans. As a tribute to the 1966 Le Mans-winning GT40 Mark II race vehicle (and celebration of this year's Le Mans success), this special GT will don black and silver livery. It contrasts nicely with the black, and draws attention to the squared-off GT steering wheel. But there's even more, with special seat belts with a blue webbing that serves as yet another reminder of the 1966 race auto. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy On7 Android Marshmallow Update Rollout Begins
- June 27, 2016

The reason behind it was to align the phablet to its Samsung Galaxy S7/ S7 Edge. With Samsung's confirmation about the name and a possible release of the Galaxy Note 7, a number of leaks and expectations have sprung up. It is expected that it will be supporting dust and water resistant and iris scanner feature too. It also comes with Exynos 7420 processor and 4 GB RAM with 32 GB and 64 GB as native storage options. (more...)
Sundar Pichai's Quora account hacked Sundar Pichai's Quora account hacked
- June 27, 2016

Unlike the case of Daniel Ek , however, the hackers hadn't gained access to Pichai's Twitter account proper, instead relying on Quora's auto-tweet functionality to notify his half-a-million followers about the breach. The group consists of three hackers who usually target celebrity social accounts and their latest claim to fame seems to be taking over Sundar Pichai's Quora account. (more...)
Burman on 77th birth anniversary Burman on 77th birth anniversary
- June 27, 2016

However, if there's someone who has truly established a definition for Bollywood music, it's none other than the highly celebrated music composer and singer par excellence, the late RD Burman. When you click on the doodle it directs you to the google's search page for Burman. He was also fondly called as Pancham Da by the people in the film fraternity. (more...)
New leaked iPhone 7 images show large cameras
- June 26, 2016

As recent reports have promised, the larger model will be the most exciting for mobile photographers. And, if that was not enough to distress Apple, meet the clone of the upcoming iPhone 7. And Apple has certainly been prepared to differentiate the two iPhones in the past. Companies are continually making phones thinner and lighter for their power levels, but at a certain point consumers will be looking for breakthrough battery technology, flexible screens or something more drastic to ... (more...)
Crash tests raises questions about front-seat safety in some SUVs Crash tests raises questions about front-seat safety in some SUVs
- June 26, 2016

Out of the seven vehicles tested, only one, a 2016 Hyundai Tucson, performed at a level corresponding to a good rating. The 2015 Toyota Rav4 received the only "poor" rating. The 2015 Toyota RAV4 under IIHS criteria scored a "good" on the drivers-side test but received a "poor" on the passenger side. IIHS introduced their small overlap test in 2012 which involves 25 percent of the width of the vehicle whereas the moderate overlap front tests involve 40 percent of the width. (more...)
Democrats stage sit-in on guns, Republicans unmoved
- June 26, 2016

Johnson was lashing out at the sit in by House Democrats , disagreeing with their push to restrict gun purchases to people on the no fly list . "If they were this concerned about gun control, why didn't they pass gun control when the President, and the House and the Senate were all under Democratic control, they couldn't", said Republican Congressman Bill Johnson. (more...)
Algae cause the Arctic Melt Algae cause the Arctic Melt
- June 25, 2016

The algae starts off green but like a natural sunscreen, they react by turning a shade of red. A team of scientists from the University of Leeds and the German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ determined that pink snow lessens sunlight reflection in snowy or icy surfaces by 13 percent in the areas where it appears. (more...)
Apple iPhones Violated Chinese Firm's Patents, Beijing Bureau Rules Apple iPhones Violated Chinese Firm's Patents, Beijing Bureau Rules
- June 25, 2016

The ruling, which Apple is appealing, is an example of the growing number of patent disputes in China as the country's intellectual-property system matures and as Chinese companies become more adept at using patents as a competitive tack. Since the patents are in Baili's name, it seems that the company's goal is to arm-twist Apple into some form of settlement. The lawsuit has become a lottery ticket for Digione and Baili. (more...)
Don Young is heated about House Democrats' gun control protest
- June 25, 2016

Tonko was among the 40 members who spent the night, tweeting and using social media to make their voices heard, since House Republicans who control the house, turned off the cameras in the gallery. Whether that is true, the sit-ins both of eight years ago and this week demonstrate just how intransigent both sides are, and how politics is now less about accomplishment and more about theater. (more...)
Democrats End Gun Control Sit Democrats End Gun Control Sit
- June 25, 2016

Dave Loebsack (D-IA). At the height of the sit-in, the fireworks on the floor threatened to disrupt the planned Fourth of July recess. The Democrats say they plan to protest until House Republicans call a recent gun control bill to a vote. (more...)
Tesla shares dive after it makes bid for SolarCity Tesla shares dive after it makes bid for SolarCity
- June 24, 2016

Or as Tesla stated in their offer; with an electric auto, solar panel system and Powerwall all in place, customers would be able to deploy and consume energy in a more efficient and sustainable way. Tesla's stock, you should know, is down 10% in after-hours trading. Musk did not indicate when shareholders could vote on the move. SolarCity reported a loss of $25m in the first quarter and has liabilities of $6bn, which includes debt and unpaid tax. (more...)
Apple iOS 10: Upgrades to 3D touch functionality
- June 24, 2016

In turn, it will help Apple to patch up security holes faster. In the previous versions of the OS, the kernel was encrypted. While this doesn't really compromise the security of iOS 10, there are both pros and cons to making the operating system's kernel available for inspection. (more...)
Apple iOS 10 kernel is unencrypted for performance says Apple
- June 24, 2016

Security researchers often snoop around the latest software updates and versions of operating systems in order to find out whether there are glaring vulnerabilities and they discovered that the iOS 10 kernel was unencrypted. The kernel controls how apps access hardware resources and manages security . However, the company has now responded saying that this was in fact a strategic move, and was done to optimise the OS performance. (more...)
Liam Hemsworth and Jeff Goldblum talk 'Independence Day' and Trump Liam Hemsworth and Jeff Goldblum talk 'Independence Day' and Trump
- June 24, 2016

Roland Emmerich, who directed both films , told the London Daily Mirror that he felt "half hearted" about the new movie because of Smith's refusal. His character died in the time between the first movie and this one. Nobody cares about the side dishes, just give us the main course - explosions and action sequences in this case, of which there is a mind-numbing plenty. (more...)
Christina Grimmie To Become 'Legend Of Zelda' Character? Nintendo Responds Christina Grimmie To Become 'Legend Of Zelda' Character? Nintendo Responds
- June 24, 2016

One of the reasons for the Wii U's untimely demise (a lack of a new Zelda ) could be a boon for the impending NX. And the other is that the direction has been decided but putting that into reality-implementing that-is taking time . "In this instance, we never really experienced this, so that's why we had to delay it". "First of all, it would be great if I didn't have to put a release date out at all", he continued. (more...)

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