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Updating to macOS 10.13.1 Undoes Apple's 'Root' Bug Patch

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Furthermore, however, the root security fix doesn't reinstall as seamlessly for those who are installing again after updating their machine to macOS 10.13.1. To do this in the settings section "Users and groups" click on the button with a lock. As a temporary measure Apple recommends to activate the root user and set the password manually. Read More »

Life Is Strange: Before the Storm getting bonus episode in 2018

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Life is Strange Before the Storm has starred Rhianna DeVrie as Chloe, who also gave an incredible vocal performance for Chloe and Burch herself remained attached to the project as the writer. LIFE IS STRANGE: BEFORE THE STORM is set in Arcadia Bay, three years before the events of the first game in the series. It charts the meeting of Chloe and Rachel Amber, whose disappearance played a large part in the first game's plot. Read More »

Adding lock screen ads won't be tolerated - Google

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While Google did not specify how many downloads the game garnered, Nintendo said separately that the game has racked up over 200 million downloads across iOS and Android since launch in December 2016. Over time, Datally will learn your usage patterns and offer more recommendations to save data. By clicking on the bubble, the user can also easily block the app's data use especially when it is not in use. Read More »

Twitter Lite app promises lower data usage, now available in 24 countries

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Twitter has lagged behind in terms of user growth compared to rivals such as Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat. Check out the full list of countries where Twitter Lite is launching in the Google Play Store below. Currently, the app is only available on Android. The app has not been launched in India yet and is only accessible for Android smartphones as of now. Read More »

MAI Capital Management Has $4.66 Million Position in Amazon.com, Inc

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Price-to-Earnings Ratio is the current share price divided by annual earnings per share. It primarily holds interests in the Bongará project comprising 16 concessions that covers an area of 12,600 hectares located in the Department of Amazonas, northern Peru; Chambara zinc property located in northern Peru; Newmont Alliance and the La Promesa project located in Peru. Read More »

Ex-NSA employee pleads guilty to taking classified info home

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An elite National Security Agency hacker has pleaded guilty to illegally taking his work home - and in the process, to have inadvertently provided the Russian government with highly sensitive USA hacking tools. Kaspersky Lab, a Russia-based cybersecurity firm, has denied any role in working with the Russian government or other entities to identify or steal documents. Read More »

Amazon Releases Alexa-compatible Ghost for Destiny 2

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An important voice in the digital assistant wars has expanded her vocabulary. In addition, RingCentral users can join any meeting scheduled in other Amazon Alexa-compatible third-party meeting applications, without the need to download those applications. Read More »

Verizon Launching 5G Residential Broadband in US

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DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale now owns 1,673,761 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock worth $74,961,000 after acquiring an additional 72,980 shares during the last quarter. Noesis Cap Mangement Corporation holds 0.11% or 6,363 shares. (NYSE:VZ) for 23,092 shares. Spdr Financial Select Sector (XLF) was raised too. Verizon Communications Inc. Read More »

Datally app by Google helps limit data usage

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The company has updated its developer monetization page to clearly highlight that unless the exclusive goal of an app is that of a lockscreen, "apps may not introduce ads of features that monetize the locked display of a device". Subsequent communications with the attacker's C&C server takes place via HTTPS, or in some isolated cases, via MQTT. An app with rooting is like a user using the device. Read More »

Apple accuses Qualcomm of patent infringement in countersuit

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District Court in San Diego, Apple revised its answer to Qualcomm's complaint with accusations of its own. The patents actually involve more efficient use of a phones battery. Apple chief executive Tim Cook has asked the company's suppliers not to pay Qualcomm any royalties until the two resolve their legal disputes. Read More »

Nokia is so not buying Juniper Networks

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Oct 24, 2017 is the announcement. (ESIO) stock moved with shift of -9.27% in the past week. Juniper Networks stock was up 5% yesterday but had lost all of that and then some in pre-market trading at time of writing. Juniper Networks, Inc designs, develops and sells products and services for high-performance networks to enable customers to build networks for their businesses. Read More »

Samsung Begins Mass Production of Second-Gen 10nm FinFET Chips

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Samsung Electronics says that its Foundry Business has commenced mass production of System-on-Chip (SoC) products built on its second generation 10-nanometer (nm) FinFET process technology, 10LPP (Low Power Plus). Samsung's announcement lists some of the features of its second-generation 10nm FinFET 10LPP (Low Power Plus) chips. Samsung is committed to improving its 10nm technology, continuing this trend with 8LPP, which is promised to be even more power efficient than the 10LPP process. Read More »

Huawei Nova 2S leaks its specs and pictures

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When Ravi Shankar Prasad inaugurated the facility in Chennai for Huawei Honor smartphone manufacture, he showed much praise for the companies actively participating in the make in India initiative. Currently, the registration for Honor 7X is going. Honor 7X was launched in China last month. According to the leaked specs, the upcoming handset will feature a 6-inch FulllHD+ (2160x1080 pixels) "FullView" display with 18:9 aspect ratio. Read More »

Jim Beam Unveils A Smart Decanter That Pours Bourbon On Command

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That means you have half a year with Jim before it becomes an ordinary decanter. The bourbon company tweeted that it is selling the world's first bourbon-pouring smart device. Last year, the company introduced the Jim Beam Apple Watch - a green tweed strap with a collapsible shot glass attached to it. And. and. I'll tell you another thing.it's going on sale for $34.99, according to my mate 'Danny The Verge Jones from up the road, you know the guy with the website.no that's Bob. Read More »

New Apple Watch May Give Stroke Warning

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Earlier this year, the Stanford Center for Digital Health offered $10,000 and 1,000 Apple Watches to innovators who "stimulate and support" creative uses for the smartwatch in mHealth projects. If it notices something amiss, it will notify that person on the Watch and iPhone. This is the first ResearchKit study in which Apple itself has served as the sponsor, and signals that the company is becoming more and more hands-on with its health efforts. Read More »

PlayStation Plus Free Games for December 2017 Revealed

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IGN's review said the remastered version "takes all of the puzzles, exploration, and loot-crazy action of the original game, packs in a wealth of DLC, and improves the whole package while running at 1080p, making it the best version of the game". Read More »

Instagram testing 'Regram' feature along with GIF Search, Story Archives and more

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If you use Instagram, you must be aware that there's no option to re-share someone else's posts - be it photos or videos. An official "regram" button would allow users to easily repost photos from friends and other followers. Instagram has been inviting a select audience to test the new version of its Android app in a very limited beta. Well, do note that users can already archive their photos and videos, but, currently, there's no way they can archive their Stories. Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 5A, an entry-level smartphone for INR 4999

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We strongly believe that the best of technology should be made accessible to as many people as possible, because technology can improve lives. It features a 5-inch HD screen, surrounded by rather thick bezels. The Redmi 4A came with a 3,120mAh battery, while this year's model only offers a 3,000mAh one. Watch out this space for the detailed review on how the Xiaomi Redmi 5A gives us the experience of being an ultra-budget daily runner. Read More »

Wingsuit flyers jump into plane flying over Swiss Alps

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Wingsuit flyers Fred Fugen and Vince Reffet catch up to the plane. Recently French wingsuit madmen Fred Fugen and Vince Reffet chose to flip that equation on its head, however, leaping off the snowy peak of Switzerland's Jungfrau Mountain and IN to a moving airplane in a real-life version of a stunt you'd laugh at the ridiculousness of if you re-watched Goldeneye right now. Read More »

Vegas reveals odds for where Eli Manning will play in 2018

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The network bigwig was out in Los Angeles with broadcasting legend Al Michaels, who said, "Eli will have a future a lot of places, wherever he wants". That's probably the closest you're ever going to hear Manning get to calling out a coach. With Manning's benching, many have wondered what the future will hold for the 37-year-old quarterback. Read More »

Lexus rolls out 2018 RX and LX luxury SUVs

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Offered in RX 350L and RX 450hL models, the three-row models are 4.3 inches longer than their two-row counterparts and they use a steeper rear window to maximize rear headroom and cargo space. While the Lexus RX 350L name suggests it is the long-wheelbase version of the regular crossover , that would be wrong. That third row folds down to create a flat load floor, and the RX L comes standard with a power liftgate. Read More »

Finally the great Android Burger Emoji Crisis of 2017 solved by Google

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But that's not all, because after people noticed the frankly blasphemous burger emoji, they started looking at the rest of the emoji selection that Google offers. We're sure some of you guys might have heard about the great burger debate of 2017, where the question is, do you put the cheese above or below the patty? A few other emojis have received mild overhauls as well. Read More »