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Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9 Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9
- January 22, 2018

It was one of the most buzzed-about phones at the show. Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S9 smartphone may include a new display technology meant to make the device thinner and lighter, but the technology may have a second underlying objective: to make it easier for Samsung to implement in-display fingerprint scanners. (more...)
Nokia's Android Flagship With Penta-Lens Camera Design Leaks Nokia's Android Flagship With Penta-Lens Camera Design Leaks
- January 22, 2018

Finnish mobile manufacturer HMD Global may soon come up with a smartphone having penta-lens cameras . At last year's Mobile World Congress event in February, the company unveiled the Nokia 3, 5, and 6 in addition to the 2G variant of the redesigned Nokia 3310 . (more...)
Apple HomePod clears FCC certification, expected to go on sale soon Apple HomePod clears FCC certification, expected to go on sale soon
- January 22, 2018

The smart speaker was slated to launch in December 2017 but Apple delayed the launch until early 2018. Whenever Apple launches a brand new product, it's guaranteed to be popular and shift millions of units. The documents are actually dated September 27, but have just now been released. Initially, Apple targeted a launch date somewhere in December 2017 but several certification delays led to pushing the date even further, However, a report from MacRumourssuggests that the HomePod ... (more...)
Rocket Lab sends rocket into orbit Rocket Lab sends rocket into orbit
- January 21, 2018

Each day the launch window will open at 2:30 p.m. local time in New Zealand, or 8:30 p.m. EST. One of the satellites will take images of the earth for United States company Planet Labs. The relatively small launch vehicle, only 56 feet tall, is catered to the growing demand for a rocket to place smaller satellites in orbit. The Electron rocket, built with 3D-printed engines and a mostly composite construction, is designed for rapid manufacture and a high launch rate. (more...)
NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) Short Interest Down 8.1% in December
- January 21, 2018

The stock increased 0.51% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $45.19. Roughly 10.18 million shares changed hands compared to the three-month volume average 13.47 million shares. Apg Asset Management Nv has 1.89M shares. Livingston Grp Inc Asset Management (Operating As Southport Cap Management) invested 0.21% in Moody's Corporation (NYSE:MCO). (more...)
Call of Duty: WWII Was the Best-Selling Game for December 2017 Call of Duty: WWII Was the Best-Selling Game for December 2017
- January 21, 2018

From the looks of it, this new Division will be for those players who like to sneak around for stealthy melee and pistol kills. This Division's strengths are close-quarters combat, and its perks include a Pistol Tactical Knife, the ability to scramble nearby enemy mini-maps, and a mini-map symbol showing the direction of nearby foes. (more...)
Apple to pay for new campus headquarters with foreign cash Apple to pay for new campus headquarters with foreign cash
- January 21, 2018

Tim Cook , CEO of Apple said in a statement that, "Apple is a success story that could only have happened in America, and we are proud to build on our long history of support for the USA economy". Apple Korea, the USA tech firm's South Korean subsidiary, was not immediately available for comment. Since, the company didn't disclose the location where the facility will exposed. (more...)
Instagram Lets Users Spy on Friends Instagram Lets Users Spy on Friends
- January 21, 2018

Then just turn it off in the " Show Activity Status " option. When you disable this feature , people will no longer be able to see your activity status - phew! - but you won't be able to see anyone else's, either. If they are looking at a profile of someone who follows them but they don't follow, the profile will show "follow back" option instead of just 'follow'. (more...)
IPhone 2018 Rumors: LG to Produce 6.5-Inch Displays for Apple? IPhone 2018 Rumors: LG to Produce 6.5-Inch Displays for Apple?
- January 20, 2018

In fact, KGI suggests that Apple may stop making iPhone X altogether when production of the new 2018 models ramp up. The analysts (via 9to5Mac ) believe the 2018 iPhone will completely replace the 2017 iPhone X in the line up. Of course, we wouldn't put our money on Apple discontinuing the iPhone X that soon as the company has the habit of selling its ex-flagships for an year or even two after they get superseded by newer models. (more...)
WhatsApp launches new app for small businesses WhatsApp launches new app for small businesses
- January 20, 2018

The company hopes green check mark badges will make businesses appear more trustworthy and encourage companies to use the platform to communicate with customers. You can download WhatsApp Business from the Play Store here. In time, businesses will get Confirmed Accounts once they confirm that their business phone number matches the phone number used for the account. (more...)
Amazon finally brings Alexa to the Alexa app on Android Amazon finally brings Alexa to the Alexa app on Android
- January 20, 2018

It will arrive as an update to the existing Alexa mobile app. The feature will roll out to the Apple iOS app version as well. Amazon is pretty serious about bringing its smart digital assistant Alexa everywhere. Until now, it only let you manage Amazon's assistant on other devices. Hopefully we'll see Amazon also update the app for iPhone X support as well as the Alexa functionality. (more...)
Tech Giant INVESTS $350 BILLION in USA, Creates 20000 JOBS — APPLE RETURNS Tech Giant INVESTS $350 BILLION in USA, Creates 20000 JOBS — APPLE RETURNS
- January 20, 2018

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined suburban mayors from Naperville, Hoffman Estates, Oakbrook, and Schaumburg in saying they will try to attract the new campus. So $ 5 billion will go to that. Apple's Advanced Manufacturing Fund was launched in early 2017 as a $ 1 billion fund. However, it is not clear whether the plans are new; and Apple has not announced any changes to its manufacturing model, which is based on Asian factories. (more...)
Warmer weekend with rain chances to start next week
- January 19, 2018

While overnight lows will still drop below freezing tonight , it won't be almost as brutal as the past few nights, with lows in the upper 20s and low 30s. Thunderstorms are possible late in the afternoon and early Monday . The rain showers will transition to snow showers and will linger through the day on Tuesday . (more...)
First black female assigned to International Space Station pulled from mission First black female assigned to International Space Station pulled from mission
- January 19, 2018

NASA has removed American astronaut Jeanette Epps from the roster of crew members leaving for the next mission to the International Space Station , just months prior to launch. When people come back from space, I see how much they want to go again. Jeanette Epps, conceived in Syracuse, finished a doctorate in advanced plane design in 2000. (more...)
Thousands hit in OnePlus credit card hack Thousands hit in OnePlus credit card hack
- January 19, 2018

The information stolen included credit card numbers, expiration dates and security codes. The company confirms that there was an attack on its website and that a "malicious script was injected into the payment page code" which was created to "sniff out" credit card information was it was entered on the site. (more...)