Snapchat's Q4 Shows Better Than Expected Revenue and User Growth

More than 90 per cent of Snap ads are now bought through the "programmatic" system, suggesting the worst of the transition is behind it. Revenue in the fourth quarter jumped 72% to $285.7 million, which translated into a non-GAAP net loss of ... More..

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World's Biggest Rocket Soars Toward Mars After Perfect Launch
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

World's Biggest Rocket Soars Toward Mars After Perfect Launch

The Falcon Heavy consists of a Falcon 9 rocket core with two additional strap-on boosters. If successful, it will be the most powerful rocket in use today, and the most powerful used since NASA's Saturn...More..

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Shares Bought by Rathbone Brothers plc
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Shares Bought by Rathbone Brothers plc

Whittier Trust Co decreased its stake in Activision Blizzard Inc Com ( ATVI ) by 3.84% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Activision Blizzard, Inc . Spc Fin Inc holds 0.29% or 7,975...More..

Tesla founder Elon Musk's 2008 Roadster blasted into space
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Tesla founder Elon Musk's 2008 Roadster blasted into space

The payload of this test flight was a Tesla Roadster vehicle, with a real SpaceX astronaut suited mannequin (known as Starman ) in the driving seat, a copy of The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy in the g...More..

Markets Right Now: Futures markets predict more U.S. selling
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Markets Right Now: Futures markets predict more U.S. selling

Neil Wilson, senior market analyst at ETX Capital in London, is anxious about the role technology is playing in the rout. Strong economic performance and prospects with the then-recent USA tax reforms had fuell...More..

Traders in Asia battle to recover as volatility hits world markets
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Traders in Asia battle to recover as volatility hits world markets

Among the biggest losers Tuesday was Tokyo's Nikkei 225 stock average, which ended 4.7 percent lower. The broader Topix index was up 0.51 percent, or 8.84 points, at 1,758.75. The euro was relatively ...More..

Rafale Scam: Combative Rahul Gandhi launches blistering attack on PM Modi
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Rafale Scam: Combative Rahul Gandhi launches blistering attack on PM Modi

Support for the Congress president's leadership also came from Sonia Gandhi who said in her address to the Congress Parliamentary Party today that Rahul Gandhi was her boss too, and asked party MPs to wor...More..

Tesla targets 2500 Model 3s a week while posting largest quarterly loss
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Tesla targets 2500 Model 3s a week while posting largest quarterly loss

It is being extravagant on future vehicles involving a semi which is undergoing production next year. Tesla burned through $3.4 billion past year, and $787 million in the fourth quarter alone, and said capi...More..

Existing titles drive profits at Square Enix as sales fall flat
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Existing titles drive profits at Square Enix as sales fall flat

In a recent update by Square Enix, the developers gave away some details regarding how the game will be for PC. A few Japanese fans that were lucky enough to attend the series' 30th anniversary exhibition r...More..

North Korean athletes can't take Olympic-edition Samsung phones home with them
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

North Korean athletes can't take Olympic-edition Samsung phones home with them

South Korea asked the United Nations on Wednesday for an exemption to allow a UN-sanctioned North Korean official, Choe Hwi, to attend the opening ceremony with Kim Yo Jong. On Jan. 3, North Korea reopened...More..

Android Oreo Update For Samsung Galaxy S8 Now Rolling Out
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Android Oreo Update For Samsung Galaxy S8 Now Rolling Out

However, the official stable update is not released yet. Android Oreo updates still have a long way to go until they will become available for all smartphones. Project Treble separates the Android framework...More..

Feel the love this Valentine's Day with Google Photos - The Keyword
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Feel the love this Valentine's Day with Google Photos - The Keyword

There's a special Valentine Day's theme available, so you can go ahead and use that one. "A themed movie brings together photos about a loved one or an important event, and expertly edits them together and se...More..

Pixel & Pixel XL Owners Have Sued Google for Their Ongoing Mic Defects
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Pixel & Pixel XL Owners Have Sued Google for Their Ongoing Mic Defects

This will allow users to shoot and share incredible photos on Instagram, WhatsApp , and Snapchat, along with many other apps which use the Pixel 2 camera. That means we're able to use that additional computi...More..

WhatsApp with UPI Based Payments now available to select beta users
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

WhatsApp with UPI Based Payments now available to select beta users

The reason could be that the feature is not yet full supported and WhatsApp is still completing the integration. If and when WhatsApp Payments go live, it could become yet another easy way to ensure that ...More..

Tesla turns to Model Y, as Model 3 slowly exits
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Tesla turns to Model Y, as Model 3 slowly exits "production hell"

Meanwhile, on the Model 3 production front, the company hopes to hit 2,500 Model 3s per week by the end of the first quarter and plans to be producing 5,000 Model 3s by the end of the second quarter. Tesla a...More..

Tezpur University Now Ranks 100th in Asia
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Tezpur University Now Ranks 100th in Asia

Two newcomers from the country - the Indian School of Mines at the 141st position and the Banaras Hindu University at a joint 194th - made it to the top 200. In all, THE's latest rankings features 10 Pakist...More..

Angus King celebrates addition of lobster emoji
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Angus King celebrates addition of lobster emoji

The senator wrote to Unicode requesting a lobster emoji in September 2017 and cited the importance of the animal on Maine's culture and economy. Internet arbiter of teen cool The Unicode Consortium has pub...More..

Global sell-off halted as U.S. stocks bounce back
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Global sell-off halted as U.S. stocks bounce back

Samalin says the rollercoaster of stock prices makes sense - and doesn't hint at a recession. So I reached out to Jacob Kirkegaard, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, for som...More..

Nest is being folded back into Google
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Nest is being folded back into Google

Nest, the company that makes smart appliances like connected thermostats, is being folded back into Google. This is the first time one of Alphabet's so-called Other Bets companies has failed to stand on its...More..

Driver who hit, killed Colts player was an undocumented immigrant
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Driver who hit, killed Colts player was an undocumented immigrant

Indiana State Police identified the driver of an F-150 truck as Manuel Orrego-Savala, who previously had been deported in 2007 and 2009. Soon after Trump tweeted for more aggressive anti-immigrant leg...More..

Google reportedly exploring game streaming powered by Chromecast
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Google reportedly exploring game streaming powered by Chromecast

While there are some video game streaming services out there, their presence seems to be somewhat marginal and discs and downloaded installs dominate. However, if Yeti is meant to work with a Chromecast, that...More..

Apple ships record 18 mn Watches in 2017: Canalys
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Apple ships record 18 mn Watches in 2017: Canalys

It marks a 32% increase compared to the same period one year ago, and breaks Fitbit's record of 6.1 million units, which were shipped in the fourth quarter of 2015. Jason Low, senior analyst at Canalys , s...More..

Team behind STALKER making a Chernobyl battle royale game
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Team behind STALKER making a Chernobyl battle royale game

Riding the wave of the genre's PUBG-driven popularity, Fear The Wolves drops players into an "oppressive" and "radiation-ravaged" Chernobyl. The classic Battle Royale mode forces them to fight to be the last ...More..

Latest Facebook 2017 financial report shows steady rise in active users
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Latest Facebook 2017 financial report shows steady rise in active users

Meaningful social interactions are the new buzzwords for Facebook executives. Indeed, Instagram has the most negative impact on young people's health and well-being, according to a survey of almost 1,500 peo...More..

Microsoft is getting aggressive about stealing away Google, Dropbox, and Box customers
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Microsoft is getting aggressive about stealing away Google, Dropbox, and Box customers

To qualify, a business must have at least 500 users. Microsoft has also noted that its FastTrack team will work alongside customers who switch to its cloud services to simplify and speed up the migration ...More..

Rainbow Six Siege Is Getting Another Free Weekend
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Rainbow Six Siege Is Getting Another Free Weekend

PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One players will be able to enjoy and try out Rainbow Six Siege rom February 15 through February 20. You get a decent while to determine if you do. Two new operators, specialists ...More..

Russian Lawmaker Calls For Revision Of IOC Charter
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Russian Lawmaker Calls For Revision Of IOC Charter

In a statement issued Monday, the International Olympic Committee said its interview review panel examined each application on a case-by-case basis and had lingering suspicions about potential anti-doping viola...More..

Overwatch's Lunar New Year Event Returns to PS4 Tomorrow
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Overwatch's Lunar New Year Event Returns to PS4 Tomorrow

In an attempt to even further balance the mode, heroes with abilities that increase mobility (such as Lúcio, Soldier: 76, and Winston) will no longer be able to use those abilities to their advantage when captu...More..

Nissan to Invest $9 Billion in China in Race for EV Dominance
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Nissan to Invest $9 Billion in China in Race for EV Dominance

Foreign automakers that want to manufacture in China must work through local partners, majority state-owned, and must share or help develop technology to satisfy the sales quotas. Nissan's new plans will call f...More..

Olympic Winter Games safeguarding at heart of new deal
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Olympic Winter Games safeguarding at heart of new deal

The IOC has chose to uphold its decision, first taken in December 2017, to suspend funding for the AIBA until it could prove it had tightened up its governance and finance procedures. Bach added: "We are extrem...More..

Google will let you book hotels and flights through search results
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Google will let you book hotels and flights through search results

Similarly, if you begin searching for a hotel, a "Flights" tab will pop up. Flights will also be populated if users book a hotel first. However, if you like to keep things as simple as possible and would rather...More..

SpaceX Falcon Heavy could launch in next few hours
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

SpaceX Falcon Heavy could launch in next few hours

This was the Falcon Heavy's maiden flight . Here's what to know about SpaceX's Falcon Heavy! SpaceX successfully launched its Falcon Heavy rocket , the most powerful rocket on Earth, and the mo...More..

US House intelligence panel votes to release Democratic memo
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

US House intelligence panel votes to release Democratic memo

This, to Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), the House Intelligence Committee chair who has driven the effort to release the memo, means that the judges who approved the FISA warrants were misled, and makes everything r...More..

Lenovo Recalls ThinkPad Carbon X1 Laptops Due to Battery Fire Hazard
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Lenovo Recalls ThinkPad Carbon X1 Laptops Due to Battery Fire Hazard

If the laptop is included in the recall, the commission said people should stop using it immediately. As detailed in an advisory this week , fifth-generation X1's "may have an unfastened screw that could d...More..

Most powerful rocket on the planet set for launch on Tuesday
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Most powerful rocket on the planet set for launch on Tuesday

SpaceX has always been planning to launch its Falcon Heavy rocket and the company certainly wants it to be a memorable occasion. The Tuesday launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket was delayed to 3:05 p.m. Al...More..