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Apple smart glasses: Tim Cook says AR tech not ready

But when asked about a possible AR smart glasses which would take advantage of the ARKit , Cook was not very forthcoming. With ARKit , Apple hopes to get more developers onboard to ensure that the AR tech matures fast and a lot of people have access to it. Read More »

Facebook Users Experience Downtime Of Popular Website

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Some users can access their News Feed, but are having issues posting updates and sharing on the network. "We're aware that some people are presently having trouble accessing Facebook and Instagram". South American users reported problems in Argentina, Brazil and Peru. Users on both desktops and mobile devices are complaining about the issues, turning to Twitter to vent their frustrations because, well, why not? That said , users took to Twitter with the #FacebookDown to ... Read More »

What's the Matter? Scientists Spot the Missing Part of the Universe

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A term, Baryonic matter if used in the astronomy, which consists of a large number of particles of building-block that take place in the high school text book of physics including neutrons, protons and electrons. As the light travels, some of it scatters off the electrons in the gas, leaving a dim patch in the cosmic microwave background - remnants from the birth of the cosmos. Read More »

Disney ends development on Jack and the Beanstalk original feature, huge

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According to The Hollywood Reporter , Disney's updated take on Jack and the Beanstalk was removed from the studio's release schedule following what is said to be "creative hurdles". In the Catmull-Lasseter era, both Disney and Pixar have publicly announced films and subsequently shelved them. We have arrived at this point with the big and, although this is a hard decision, we put an end to its development for the moment. Read More »

Four new Xbox One S bundles announced

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This bundle is available at local retailers in select markets for $279 United States dollars / £229 GBP / €279 Euro. Then we have the Xbox One Rocket League bundle, which offers all of the exact same content aside from the packed game. Considering Amazon's Xbox One X bundle which includes this one game costs a much higher £489.98, Currys PC World deal is well worth considering. If interested, you can now check your local retailer or Microsoft Store, but remember, some of these bundles ... Read More »

SNES Classic sells 368000 in four days in Japan

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So it goes with retro gaming, and no company knows that better than Nintendo , which has been rebooting classic games with miniaturized versions of legacy consoles, including its original Nintendo Entertainment System ( NES Classic Edition ) and Super NES ( SNES Classic Edition ). Read More »

Amazon unveils its first Kindle Oasis waterproof eBook

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The new device also features a 7in display and fast charging capabilities, meaning it can be charged to 100 per cent from zero in less than two hours, the company says. That same Audible support is coming to the previous Oasis and the standard 8th-generation Kindle as well, so you can switch between text and audio versions of the same book as you like. Read More »

Airtel to launch 4G smartphone at Rs 1399 by Diwali

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The strategy behind the decision to launch cost effective smartphone at the price of a feature phone is to further penetrate its 4G market presence. India's largest telecom provider Bharti Airtel Ltd on Wednesday said that it has partnered with Karbonn Mobiles to offer a 4G smartphone at a price of Rs1,399. Read More »

Google to deliver faster Android Wear updates from PlayStore

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The new update here is that you can find the latest Android wear updates from the Google Play store itself and you don't have to wait for an Android Wear 2.0 update OTA to roll-out and wait for your region to get included. It brought 3rd party chat app support in Contacts, reduced accidental entry into the watch face picker, improved Play Store discoverability and more. Read More »

Google Home Mini Caught Recording Audio Due to Hardware Issue

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After reporting the issue, it appears Google is right onto it, diagnosing a faulty touch panel on the device - the Google Home Mini can be activated by either touch or hot (Ok or Hey Google ) words. A firmware update removed the long press activation feature. As The Verge reports, the reason the Home Mini speakers record all sounds is due to a fault with the touch sensor on the top of the device. Read More »

OnePlus OxygenOS phone data tracking raises privacy concerns

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Last year, he discovered that his OnePlus 2 was sending data to a HTTPS domain that belongs to OnePlus without his consent. OWASP ZAP is a free security tool which helps the user to find security vulnerabilities in their web applications when developing and testing applications. Read More »

Overwatch's Halloween Terror Event Returns With Junkenstein's Revenge

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A leaderboard has been added to commemorate players who've lasted the longest in endless mode, too. Called Junkenstein's Revenge: Endless Night, the mode is now available in the Arcade. These skins will be included in Halloween Terror Loot Boxed, along with avatars, sprays, voice lines, and more. In addition to Soldier 76, Mcree, Hanzo and Ana, players can now choose Genji, Torbjorn, Widowmaker and Zenyatta. Read More »

Analyst Research Roundup: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), VEON Ltd. (VEON)

The PEG ratio is used to determine a stock's value while taking the company's earnings growth into account, and is considered to provide a more complete picture than the P/E ratio. Cincinnati Insurance invested in 1.24% or 375,000 shares. The company has market cap of $7.00 billion. In theory, the security is 50% more volatile than the market. Read More »

Facebook India MD Umang Bedi resigns, Sandeep Bhushan is interim head

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According to his LinkedIn profile, Bhushan joined Facebook in April 2015 from Samsung Electronics. He was mandated to lead strategic relationships with top clients and regional agencies in the country. Over the months, Facebook has been scaling Express Wifi's reach in the country, bringing it to more villages. The aim of the initiative is to enable local entrepreneurs to earn a steady income by providing quality Internet access to neighbours. Read More »

Earnings Estimates Revision Trends: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.43, for a total transaction of $2,107,950.00. Grubman Wealth Management now owns 7,100 shares of the network equipment provider's stock worth $222,000 after purchasing an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Just One Marine Wind Turbine Farm can Power the Whole World

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The study is based on computer models that compared the productivity of large Kansas wind farms to imagined, massive wind farms erected in the open seas. Their simulations show that atmospheric circulation patterns over the ocean could allow wind farms to harness the kinetic energy of the entire troposphere-the lowest layer of the Earth's atmosphere, where most weather occurs-generating three times the power of land wind farms. Read More »

Nokia is abandoning its €23500 VR camera and cutting 310 jobs

As many as 310 of Nokia Technologies' 1090 workforce will be affected, with Finland, the USA and the United Kingdom most affected. The figure represents around a third of the Nokia Technologies workforce. Disney, UEFA, Sony Pictures and other big-name companies nabbed one to create VR content, and other companies followed suit after Nokia dropped the price to $45,000. Read More »

Ghost Recon Wildlands hosting a free weekend

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Every week, finder compares prices on the latest games from Australia's leading retailers. It's worth noting that the game has been discounted by 50% which is a decent incentive to give this a try. This applies to every version of the game on all platforms. This free weekend marks the launch of the game's new Ghost War mode, where two teams of four battle it out across the vast open world of Wildlands in a neat twist on traditional deathmatch. Read More »

Apple iOS 11.0.2 users have started facing operating system glitches

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But do the benefits of iOS 11 outweigh the possible downsides? What's more, the benchmarks don't cover battery life, which can often fall off a cliff on outdated hardware. The business edition of iTunes is compatible with iOS 11, Apple iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus , and iPhone X . After installation is complete, you can continue to deploy apps with iTunes. Read More »

Google's Internet-Beaming Balloons Will Deliver Communications to Puerto Rico

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The license extends from October 6th until April 4th, 2018, and it was granted to Ben Wojtowicz, a software engineer and member of Alphabet's X lab who works on Project Loon . Initially created to drift, the balloons are now equipped with navigation systems, powered by solar panels, which keep them in a specific area. Loon uses 12 mile high ballons acting as floating cell towers connecting into terrestrial telcos' mobile networks. Read More »

Overwatch Halloween Terror 2017 - Start/End Dates, New Legendary Skins - Everything We Know

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Blizzard's upcoming seasonal event for Overwatch, Halloween Terror 2017, kicks off next Tuesday, Oct. 10 . The event will run until November 2 where fans can enjoy new skins from " Overwatch's " different characters. During a teaser earlier this week, we've already seen McCree as Van Helsing and Reaper getting his Dracula on; but now we get a chance to see a few more of the skins on the way. Read More »

Walmart to Simplify Returns

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Foster & Motley Inc. raised its holdings in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. The correct version of this article can be accessed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/10/08/j-p-morgan-chase-co-reiterates-neutral-rating-for-wal-mart-stores-inc-wmt.html. Read More »