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Markets Surge, Sensex Jumps 341 Points to 33448, Nifty at 10323


The stock markets too have rallied smartly on Friday. However, profit booking brought down the exponential rise which was witnessed during the morning and noon sessions. Reacting to the ratings upgrade, finance minister Arun Jaitley said, "Many who had doubts in their minds about India's reform process would need to now seriously introspect on their thinking". Read More »

Apple HomePod's release delayed until 2018


The speaker was seen as a return by Apple to music, which the company dominated in the early 2000s with iTunes and its iPod range. Apple has pushed back the launch of its HomePod smartspeaker until 2018, having announced the Siri-powered speaker in June scheduled for release ahead of the festive season. Read More »

Intel ramps up 5G development with new modem launches


The company is planning early prototypes of a new modem chip that it announced during the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. Intel in its New Room says that it had made "substantial advances in its wireless product roadmap to accelerate the adoption of 5G". Read More »

Flaw Found In Amazon Key That Could Disable The Cloud Cam


Briefly, the Amazon Cloud Cam is a $120 security camera that functions alongside other Amazon protocols, such as Alexa and Key. Amazon says that it plans to release an update this week, which will automatically upgrade the Cloud Cam so as to prevent this type of hack from taking place in future. Read More »

Fast Wireless Charging on iPhone 8 and iPhone X with iOS 11.2


MacRumors reported that the iOS 11.2 update will also bring in the wireless charging upgrade which means the charging speed will go from 5W to 7.5W. But it's not a groundbreaking feature as you still have to plug your charger to the wall. Having said that, the most recent endeavor by the Cupertino organization is much speedier than what iPhone clients get through the standard wired 5W control connector. Read More »

OnePlus 5T will get Android Oreo Beta update by late December


Considering the same price tag for both OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T smartphones, we feel bad for those who brought the OnePlus 5 in the last few weeks. There will also be dual apps mode and a stable camera with the future OTA updates. "OxygenOS" has "Face Unlock" feature which allows users to unlock the device just by looking at it. Read More »

Irish politician absolutely slates our World Cup bid in astonishing tirade


In Durban, disappointment was written all over the faces of eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede, her officials and representatives of the KZN Rugby Union when it was announced in London that France would be the host. "We have a huge French community in Africa". He stated that they did everything to convince the World Rugby Council but surprisingly lost. Beaumont had previously said he wanted the Council to follow the Board. Read More »

Plenty of free content updates announced for Middle-earth: Shadow of War


Defend your fortresses against Sauron's forces as the Dark Lord tries to reclaim Mordor in the Endless Siege - Release Date November 21st. On the same day Shadow of War will also open up the Rebellion mode. Publisher Warner Bros. has announced a series of free content updates, with the first ones rolling out on November 21. And if you're feeling fearless, a new Brutal difficulty level will feature "no last chances", making it harder than Nemesis difficulty. Read More »

Mobile Black Friday 2017 BOGO IPhone Deal Kicks Off Friday


This sweet double deal is for all new or existing customers who add a line and purchase both devices on T-Mobile's Equipment Installment Plan . It depends on the package you opt for. This time, its on the most popular Magenta accessories. $70-off for the MEGABOOM ($179) while the BOOM 2 is $80 off ($99). That's an enviable list of top-shelf smartphones, so if you're already on T-Mobile's network or are looking to switch, it seems like an enticing offer. Read More »

Facebook's Creator app wants to woo video creators from YouTube


The company opened a new office in Playa Vista previous year in part to strengthen its relationship with the entertainment industry and video creators who have flocked to YouTube . As for the Camera and Stories section, you'd go here whenever you want to use fun camera effects and frames or easily crosspost content to other platforms. Read More »

Deleted a WhatsApp Message You Sent? Recipients Can Still Read It


After downloading the app, users will have to search WhatsApp in the App's Notification log and look for the sender's chat and there in the code, you can find the deleted text. You can get a little risque, since you have a window of time (supposedly 7 minutes) to delete a WhatsApp post, just like that supposedly vanishing Snap of whatever fleshy hijinx you've been up to, right? "The Notification History application is a shortcut to that record". Read More »

Nintendo may partner with Universal for animated Mario movie

The Wall Street Journal , citing information from a source connected to the project, reports that Nintendo is in talks with US -based Illumination Entertainment to create an animated " Super Mario Bros " film, and that the parties are close to reaching an agreement. Read More »

Gionee M7 Power With 5000mAh Battery Launched in India: Price, Specifications


This phone has fingerprint sensor on the back which besides unlocking the phone can also perform functions of opening of camera shutter, turning on Torch, recorder or camera in shortcut while screen is off or locked. Gionee M7 Power is available in Gold, Black, and Blue colors. Connectivity options on the Gionee M7 Power include hybrid dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio, and Global Positioning System. Read More »

Apple's 2019 iPhone may have rear-facing laser 3-D camera


The planned rear-facing 3D sensor will reportedly use a time-of-flight approach - instead of the existing structured-light technique - to calculate the time it takes for a laser to bounce off of surrounding objects and then create a three-dimensional picture of the environment. Read More »

OnePlus 5T launches today: Everything you want to know


The new OnePlus 5T may also be coming with some hardware changes such as added water and dust resistance, apart from upgrades in the camera and battery department. The secondary rear camera will come with a 20MP Sony IMX376K camera sensor with f/1.7 aperture and dual LED flash. OnePlus 5T is expected to boast 6.01-inch Optic AMOLED full HD+ FullView display having 18:9 aspect ratio and come protected with Corning's latest and sturdiest Gorilla Glass 5 series cover. Read More »

Analyst Stock Recommendations For Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR)

Bbr Partners Llc sold 21,071 shares as the company's stock rose 23.27% with the market. About 20,893 shares traded. Driving interest in Activision Blizzard, Inc . for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 100.00% EPS growth. Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in Q2 2017. As General Motors Company has a P/S, P/E and P/B estimations of 0.4, 9.42 and 1.49 separately. Read More »

Internet freedom 'in decline' for seventh consecutive year


According to Freedom House, China is the world's worst abusers of internet freedom , followed by Syria and Ethiopia. There's also Russia's accused meddling in the American presidential election, which was plagued by fake news. Looking ahead, Abramowitz and Freedom House warned about the rise of live video being restricted, with services like Facebook Live and Snapchat's Stories facing restrictions in at least nine countries, often to stop the streaming of anti-government protests like in ... Read More »

Credit card info may be breached after encryption failure at Forever 21


What the company could disclose was that at least some transactions during the timeframe it investigated were exposed. DISCUSSION QUESTIONS: Will Forever 21's data breach news negatively affect its business or have consumers tuned out such notices from retailers? The LA-based retailer, which operates more than 815 stores in 57 countries, didn't reveal just how many stores are affected (or where they're located), citing an "ongoing investigation". Read More »

Bungie Reveal Curse of Osiris Details During Stream


In the Curse of Osiris trailer , Osiris interrupts a group of Guardians undertaking the Vault of Glass raid to look into the future, which somehow attracts the attention of the Vex. Our characters can reach the light level 25 and power level of 330, 335 with mods. But it does mean that folks who enjoy raiding hopefully won't have to wait as long as they did in the first game to try out fresh challenges. Read More »

Amazon launches Alexa, Prime Music, and trio of Echo devices in Canada


Even though the U.S. and Canada have English as an official language, the linguistic differences between the two countries could easily confuse Alexa. Alexa Skills can do things like control your smart home, order you some food, start your auto, and even read you the latest headlines. Amazon also said its Prime Music streaming service is now available to Prime members in Canada . Read More »