Xiaomi back to top five smartphone vendor

For the whole year, the global smartphone market has reached 1.472 billion units, shrinking by less than 1% compared to 1,473 billion units an year ago. The Mate series and the Honor sub-brand continue to be crucial for many markets, while the Y se... More..

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Schumer urges Trump to allow Dems' 'FISA memo' to also be released
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Schumer urges Trump to allow Dems' 'FISA memo' to also be released

Wray's letter made no direct reference to the memo or Trump's comments, and did not suggest that he plans to leave. The memo appears to reference what news reports have described as a boast by anothe...More..

Pound vital of International Olympic Committee response to Russian doping downside
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Pound vital of International Olympic Committee response to Russian doping downside

However, 15 of these Russian athletes were not authorized to go to PyengChang to compete. Asked then whether the ban should be seen as a success or failure due to the large number of Russian athletes competin...More..

Ex-US Olympic gymnastics coach investigated amid new complaints
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Ex-US Olympic gymnastics coach investigated amid new complaints

Nassar has been sentenced to decades in prison for sexually abusing patients, including while working with Geddert's elite gymnastics club. The latest sentence of 40 to 125 years was handed down on Monday and...More..

Apple considers rebates for some iPhone battery replacements
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Apple considers rebates for some iPhone battery replacements

In response, Apple said it would provide discounts on battery replacements . A newly identified bug with iPhone X phones, however, has owners unable to answer incoming calls. UBS has shared a new analys...More..

Snapchat's parent finally sees a turnaround
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Snapchat's parent finally sees a turnaround

Snap in fact reported a loss of about $350 million for the quarter, on $286 million in revenue. The company, which has burned through almost half a billion dollars per quarter the past two quarters, reported a...More..

N.Korean orchestra arrives in S.Korea
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

N.Korean orchestra arrives in S.Korea

Pence isn't looking for a meeting with North Korean officials but hasn't ruled out the possibility of a chance encounter, according to White House officials who spoke to The Associated Press . Winter athlete...More..

NYPD starts switching to iPhone from Windows Phone
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

NYPD starts switching to iPhone from Windows Phone

Microsoft has acknowledged that Windows 10 Mobile is on its deathbed , so users really have no reason to use Windows phones any longer. They are now rolling out 600 iPhones a day to police officers in Manha...More..

Deepika Padukone's Padmaavat mints Rs. 219 crores at BO
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Deepika Padukone's Padmaavat mints Rs. 219 crores at BO

On an other front, the Karni Sena who was hell bent on banning the film has surprisingly backed out of their own protests. You know, it's something that has stayed with me for two years. You are asking the wron...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Toad's head is a head

If you've played Super Mario Odyssey - with the shirtless Mario option, of course - on the Nintendo Switch , you may noticed that Mario doesn't have a belly button. He's still leaving it up to the inte...More..

Microsoft to Launch Xbox One S PUBG Bundle
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Microsoft to Launch Xbox One S PUBG Bundle

Microsoft announced on Xbox Wire that a new Xbox One S bundle featuring PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will be arriving on February 20th, 2018. With the Xbox One S PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Bundle , ...More..

Voice being
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Voice being "muzzled", say opp parties; boycott RS proceedings

Another amusing repartee came when SP's Naresh Agarwal tried to raise a point regarding the disqualification of two former JD (U) members of the House. Normally, the House is adjourned for a few minutes or half...More..

Tablet sales decline for the 13th quarter in a row
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Tablet sales decline for the 13th quarter in a row

In second place, Samsung shipments fell to 7.0 million from 8.1 million, taking its market share lower to 12.7 percent from 12.9 percent. Overall, the 49.6 million tablets were shipped during the period, dow...More..

Sony Officially Details PS4 Firmware Update 5.50
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Sony Officially Details PS4 Firmware Update 5.50

Speaking of families, Play Time Management is another key addition in the update. Notifications via Play Time Management will be sent when time is ticking down, and account managers can choose to automa...More..

PS4 5.50 Update's Features Detailed, Here's What It Does
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

PS4 5.50 Update's Features Detailed, Here's What It Does

Additionally, they have the option of automatically logging the child out of the PS4 once playtime ends. For owners of the PlayStation 4 Pro, this update adds a new supersampling mode. You can also see wh...More..

Allianz and Aon link up with tech giants Apple and Cisco
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Allianz and Aon link up with tech giants Apple and Cisco

The pairing gives solution providers significant opportunities despite the fact that partners won't be selling policies, Cisco execs said. Policies begin with what Cisco calls a cyber resilience evaluation ...More..

Hyundai Santa Fe SUV gets bold, tech-forward look
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Hyundai Santa Fe SUV gets bold, tech-forward look

There's no missing Hyundai's Cascading grille design up front, and you're sure to notice the headlights feature a split design. If I had to bet on it, they wouldn't be the slim, glowering upper units that nes...More..

Eddie Jones Calls Up Replacement Scrumhalf Following Ben Youngs Injury
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Eddie Jones Calls Up Replacement Scrumhalf Following Ben Youngs Injury

But England have included him in the training camp at their Surrey base, and will assess when he is likely to be available to play during the championship. "We're going to arrive in a slightly different patte...More..

Sony Xperia L2 With Extensive-Angle Selfie Digicam Launched: Value, Specs
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Sony Xperia L2 With Extensive-Angle Selfie Digicam Launched: Value, Specs

That means significant portions of the Xperia L2 screen are still occupied by non-screen parts at the top and bottom areas. Users can go to Settings About Phone, to check for the latest update. It also suppor...More..

Twitter Handles of Ram Madhav, Anupam Kher, And Two Others, Hacked
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Twitter Handles of Ram Madhav, Anupam Kher, And Two Others, Hacked

Mr Kher, who is in Los Angeles right now, said he was informed about the hack by his friends in India and had flagged the issue to Twitter. Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry, Kiran Bedi on Tuesday became th...More..

Capcom Vancouver Suffers Layoffs, Next Dead Rising Game Not Yet Greenlit
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Capcom Vancouver Suffers Layoffs, Next Dead Rising Game Not Yet Greenlit

Most importantly, it still remains a sadistically fun game to play. This would mean that 20 percent of staff were laid off as opposed to 30 percent. Capcom is laying off a significant number of the Capcom V...More..

HTC launches flagship smartphone HTC U11+ in India at Rs 56990
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

HTC launches flagship smartphone HTC U11+ in India at Rs 56990

The smartphone is powered by a 2.45GHz 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC coupled with Adreno 540 GPU. The phone has always on the microphone which means you can launch Google Assistant or Amazo...More..

Microsoft Ditches Windows 10 S for S Mode
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Microsoft Ditches Windows 10 S for S Mode

By turning on S Mode , you'll only be able to install Microsoft Store apps and your device, in theory, should run a bit smoother since it won't be as tasking on your CPU. This leaves a ton of questions, thou...More..

Yellen lands new job at think tank
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Yellen lands new job at think tank

Former investment banker Jerome "Jay" Powell was sworn in Monday as the 16th leader of the US Federal Reserve, taking a key role in overseeing the world's largest economy. "We intend to keep it that way", Powel...More..

Investigators Say Deadly Train Crash Could've Been Avoided
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Investigators Say Deadly Train Crash Could've Been Avoided

As for federal funding, that depends on how serious Washington is about infrastructure. "My brother had expressed his concern to his union rep and other people at Amtrak and they just kinda blew them off and ...More..

Seedorf on rescue mission as new Deportivo boss
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Seedorf on rescue mission as new Deportivo boss

La Coruna are now in 18th place in La Liga, sitting just three points above the relegation zone with Las Palmas and Malaga not too far from Deportivo in the battle to stay up. The former Netherlands worldwide s...More..

Nougat is now the most-used version of Android, 17 months later
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Nougat is now the most-used version of Android, 17 months later

Nougat 7.1 grabbed 6.2 percent up from 5.2 percent in January. And, replacing Marshmallow is Android Nougat which rises from 26.3% from last month to 28.5% this month. Meanwhile, as for Google's latest ...More..

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Leaked In Lilac Purple Colour
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Leaked In Lilac Purple Colour

In a separate leak , new details regarding the Samsung Galaxy S9 + have come up. Also, the fingerprint sensor, which was aligned horizontally beside the camera module, is now translocated below the camera, ...More..

HTC U12 aka HTC Imagine shown off at a tech event
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

HTC U12 aka HTC Imagine shown off at a tech event

From these photos, we can take away that this reported U12 has on-screen buttons, a healthy amount of top and bottom bezel, and at one point somewhere in the world it had access to a download speed of 809Mbps...More..

Broadcom Forces Qualcomm Into a Tough Choice
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Broadcom Forces Qualcomm Into a Tough Choice

Canaccord Genuity increased their target price on shares of Broadcom from $100.00 to $325.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 31st. Despite a $6 billion tax charg...More..

New Crash Bandicoot game in 2019 claims retail insider
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

New Crash Bandicoot game in 2019 claims retail insider

Max Arguile is the licensing manager for GB Eye . "Activision has a five-year plan for this and GB Eye is delighted to be fully on board for all products". Sane Trilogy , which features "remastered plus" versi...More..

Amazon's Alexa ad wins Super Bowl Sunday - on YouTube
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Amazon's Alexa ad wins Super Bowl Sunday - on YouTube

The company uses "acoustic fingerprints" that help your Echo understand that you're being advertised to, rather than asking her to get a job done. " Alexa lost her voice?" On Sunday night, during Super B...More..

Budget impact: Sensex and Nifty continue to bleed on Monday
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Budget impact: Sensex and Nifty continue to bleed on Monday

Asian markets closed lower with Hang Seng falling 1.09% or 356 points, Nikkei down 2.55% or 592 points and Taiwan T Sec 50 Index losing 1.62% or 179 points. The NSE Nifty also plunged 166.40 points.The stock ...More..

America readies for Patriots, Eagles Super Bowl
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

America readies for Patriots, Eagles Super Bowl

And who cares, right? Foles was thrust into the starting role after MVP contender Carson Wentz was lost for the season when he suffered a torn ACL and LCL in a week 14 win over the Los Angeles Rams. The E...More..

Apple Music set to overtake Spotify in USA subscribers, WSJ says
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Apple Music set to overtake Spotify in USA subscribers, WSJ says

In Overall Spotify remains in the 1st place, but it has been slowing down, with a 2 percent growth per month, while Apple Music holds the first place America and becomes a growing challenge to Spotify , it...More..