Monday August 20-th, 2018

Google Completely Revamps Google News for iOS, Android, Web Google Completely Revamps Google News for iOS, Android, Web

Over 40 vehicle brands have got Google Assistant for in-car infotainment. "News is core to our mission" said Sundar Pichai , chief executive, at the company's annual developer conference in Silicon Valley. We'll be continuing to explore Andro...

Google Maps Get Explore Tab To Act As Guide To Users Google Maps Get Explore Tab To Act As Guide To Users

Google Maps is also getting augmented reality support that will mix the traditional Street View interface of the mapping service with a live camera view. Lin stressed that the feed isn't so much about the volume of information but about presenting t...

Almost Dead Kinect Takes Rebirth As Project Kinect For Azure Almost Dead Kinect Takes Rebirth As Project Kinect For Azure

The project is a package of sensors and cognitive services with "onboard compute" to improve insights and operations.The company also announced updates to Azure Cognitive Services, Azure Cosmos DB, the Bot Framework and previewed Project Brainwave ...

Android Things exits beta as Google jumps further into the IoT Android Things exits beta as Google jumps further into the IoT

Since Microsoft is kicking off its Build developer conference today, though, which has its own emphasis on IoT , it's probably a fair guess that Google wanted to get its own announcement out of the way as soon as possible, too. On the horizon are ...

Justify wins 144th running of Kentucky Derby Justify wins 144th running of Kentucky Derby

Baffert has won five Kentucky Derbys in his career as a trainer and says Justify is up there with the best horses he's trained. The favorite won for the sixth year in a row, the longest such run since the 1970s. "This guy" was the first horse to wi...

New Kia Niro EV: first pictures of all-electric crossover New Kia Niro EV: first pictures of all-electric crossover

On the safety front, the EV retains all of the features of other Niro models, including frontal collision avoidance assist (FCA), lane keeping assist (LKA), smart cruise control (SCC), driver attention warning (DAW) and back collision warning (BCW).

AT&T might sell the LG V35 instead of the G7 this year AT&T might sell the LG V35 instead of the G7 this year

AT&T is also mentioned at top-left corner in the display of the LG V35 ThinQ in the first render. The LG G7 Thinq hasn't hit United Kingdom shelves yet but O2 has already confirmed it will be the only supplier to stock the handset in Moroc...

Game Purchases Boosts Q1 Results For Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Game Purchases Boosts Q1 Results For Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

This was an increase from $426 million or $0.56 per share which was recorded in last year's first quarter. Overall, $1.46 billion came from digital sources, with a mere $409 million coming from traditional retail outlets. This presents challenges for...

Reddit Plans to Take Bitcoin Once Again-Along With Litecoin and Ethereum Reddit Plans to Take Bitcoin Once Again-Along With Litecoin and Ethereum

A month-and-a-half after dropping its support for Bitcoin, Reddit is hoping to double down on cryptocurrencies . That decision was not too popular, for obvious reasons, but the company chose to take this approach regardless. Now, as Coinbase Comme...

Third Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer focuses on story and characters Third Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer focuses on story and characters

The trailer itself does appear to feature some gameplay footage from Red Dead Redemption 2 mixed in with in-game cutscenes. It's the beginning of "the end of the Wild West", as the official description puts it, and the last remaining outlaws are ...

Modi attacks Rahul and hierarchy politics, seeks support for safeguarding democracy Modi attacks Rahul and hierarchy politics, seeks support for safeguarding democracy

However, the Congress leadership was wrong in believing that by simply criticising the Modi Government it can win back the trust of the people. In a personal attack on Mr Gandhi he said that the Congress President was more keen on promoting him...

Facebook eyes VR accessibility as it launches Oculus Go for $199 Facebook eyes VR accessibility as it launches Oculus Go for $199

Amazon says that it "does not know when or if this item will be back in stock". The app sent out smartphone notifications about the Oculus Go sale begin to the users who have subscribed to the Oculus Go tracker. The Amazon post comes as the Oculus...

Free 2018 World Cup Update coming to Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 on May 29 Free 2018 World Cup Update coming to Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 on May 29

EA will also be adding 12 official stadiums from Russian Federation, the official match ball, the trophy, additional cinematic scenes as well as added commentary. You can also play online or offline as you prefer. Inevitably the full finals tournam...

Fortnite Season 4 will officially begin on May 1 Fortnite Season 4 will officially begin on May 1

Alternatively, it's been rumoured Fortnite season 4 could begin with a comet hitting Dusty Depot . With 680,000 peak viewers at one point, Ninja Vegas '18 showed off the massive success that a competitive Fortnite event can have when it focu...

Samsung Galaxy A6, Galaxy A6+ Design And Specifications Leaked Samsung Galaxy A6, Galaxy A6+ Design And Specifications Leaked

Samsung Electronics East Africa announced a campaign that would see lucky customers get to walk away with a 40-Inch Samsung TV for every purchase of a Galaxy device (smartphone or tablet). Their official release should take place in early May. T...

Shaquem Griffin becomes first one-handed National Football League draft in history Shaquem Griffin becomes first one-handed National Football League draft in history

He gained attention at the NFL Combine in March when he ran the quickest 40-yard dash for a linebacker since 2003. "Even though I've been doubted so long, it was always triggered in me to just do it and to prove all of them wrong". "I was trying to...

Tripura CM regrets controversial remarks on Diana Hayden Tripura CM regrets controversial remarks on Diana Hayden

Rasing the question on the selection process for global beauty pageants, Deb said such events are run by cosmetics giants with an aim to capture developing markets in countries like India. "The chief minister made the remark on Diana Hayden in the ...

As Fortnite Season 4 Nears, New Update Adds Emergency Broadcast Teaser As Fortnite Season 4 Nears, New Update Adds Emergency Broadcast Teaser

You can keep up with the Fortnite meteor saga as it develops right here on IGN . Research firm Superdata says that the game made $223 million in March 2018, which was a 75% jump from their gross revenues in February. Epic games have been teasing ...

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Weekly Ratings on April 25, 2018

If picking stocks was easy, everyone would be rich right? The stock increased 0.21% or $2.11 during the last trading session, reaching $1024.75. At the end of the day, it's only a stock's performance that matters. Past performance is just one piece...

Trump's Veterans Affairs pick allegedly 'wrecked' government vehicle while drunk, stockpiled opioids Trump's Veterans Affairs pick allegedly 'wrecked' government vehicle while drunk, stockpiled opioids

Sanders also noted that Jackson has worked "within arm's reach of three presidents". The White House physician said he's looking forward to "answering everybody's questions". Tester told CNN that Jackson was known inside the White House as "the...

FDA Cracks Down On Teen Vaping, 'Juuling' FDA Cracks Down On Teen Vaping, 'Juuling'

The agency said it has uncovered dozens of violations of the law and issued 40 warning letters related to Juul e-cigarettes. Investigators have targeted 7-Eleven locations, Shell gas stations and Cumberland Farms convenience stores as well as vapin...

Apple Releases Minor iOS 11.3.1 Update for iPhone and iPad Apple Releases Minor iOS 11.3.1 Update for iPhone and iPad

As Apple has now fixed the issue by bringing the updated version 11.3.1, the company still advises its users to use genuine spare parts from authorized Apple stores. Another report found that iPhone 8 phones using non-genuine Apple screens suddenly...

'Metal Gear Solid' coming to Xbox Games With Gold 'Metal Gear Solid' coming to Xbox Games With Gold

Microsoft's Games with Gold promotion in May includes Metal Gear Solid 5 and Vanquish . You'll save over $79 if you pick up all four games and can add up to 3400 points to your gamerscore. Xbox 360 owners are also in for a treat with " Sega V...

Death Toll in Anti-Government Protests in Nicaragua Mounts to Over 30 Death Toll in Anti-Government Protests in Nicaragua Mounts to Over 30

Those remarks appeared to fan the flames, as soon afterward thousands of people spilled back into the streets in seven cities. Late on Saturday, local media said a reporter was shot and killed during a live broadcast from Bluefields, a town on the ...

Justice Investigating AT&T and Verizon for Collusion Justice Investigating AT&T and Verizon for Collusion

The Justice Department sent demands to AT&T, Verizon and the GSMA , an industry standards-setting group, on efforts to thwart eSIM . The investigation was opened five months ago after Apple and an unnamed wireless carrier complained to the DOJ,...

Targeted Movers: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Pepsico, Inc. (PEP) Targeted Movers: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Pepsico, Inc. (PEP)

The stock remained 2.99% volatile for the week and 3% for the month. Targa Resources Corp. ( NYSE :TRGP) has declined 20.04% since April 19, 2017 and is downtrending. Topeka Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, May 11 ...

Inspection opened into Tesla for workplace safety Inspection opened into Tesla for workplace safety

Tesla replied to the article with a blog post denying the accusations, and calling the publication an " extremist organization working directly with union supporters to create a calculated disinformation campaign against Tesla ". Tesla, however,...

Fortnite could make $500 million on mobile this year Fortnite could make $500 million on mobile this year

You can see some of the meteor shower footage in our previous coverage here , but to say fans are excited would be a massive understatement. As the name infers, Fortnite Custom Matches give players more control over the rules and options of th...

Trump says tax law, U.S. economy helping Hispanics Trump says tax law, U.S. economy helping Hispanics

He pointed out that in 2019, filing taxes would be easier, as most people would be able to file a one-page tax return. Happy Tax Day! Ok, so maybe you're not actively celebrating the IRS deadline, but Americans are now less likely than at any time ...

Stock Down 4% Despite Q1 Beat; Reiterates Forecast — IBM Earnings Stock Down 4% Despite Q1 Beat; Reiterates Forecast — IBM Earnings

J Goldman & Company Lp sold 227,106 shares as the company's stock declined 18.84% with the market. The tech icon reported revenue of $19.1 billion, beating the consensus estimate of $18.8 billion and up 5% from the year-ago quarter. Amica Retiree M...

Samsung Galaxy S10 to sport under-display fingerprint scanner, 3D cameras Samsung Galaxy S10 to sport under-display fingerprint scanner, 3D cameras

This giant 6.3-inch device is packed with features including a stunning curved design, fast processor and inclusion of Samsung's clever S Pen stylus which tucks neatly inside the glass and metal case. Dutch-based Mobiel Kopen has posted a PDF doc...

Apple Offering Free Apple Watch Series 2 Repairs Due To Swollen Batteries Apple Offering Free Apple Watch Series 2 Repairs Due To Swollen Batteries

In a rumoured, decidedly un-Apple move, it looks like the Big A could be about to let third-party developers design faces for the Apple Watch . Several news outlets have reported that the tech giant is offering this service for certain Series 2 un...

Moto G6, G6 Plus and G6 Play renders leaked ahed of launch Moto G6, G6 Plus and G6 Play renders leaked ahed of launch

On the other hand, the Moto G6 Plus will have a 5.93-inch Full HD+ display, a Snapdragon 630 SoC, and 6 GB of RAM, while the Play version will be the most affordable one with a 5.7-inch HD+ display, a Snapdragon 430 SoC and a 4000 mAh battery.

Jaguar Land Rover cuts 1000 United Kingdom jobs Jaguar Land Rover cuts 1000 United Kingdom jobs

However, in a JLR statement made on Friday, the manufacturer said: 'In light of the continuing headwinds impacting the auto industry, we are making some adjustments to our production schedules and the level of agency staff. He said: "JLR appears to b...

Cardi B Smashes Taylor Swift's Apple Streaming Record Cardi B Smashes Taylor Swift's Apple Streaming Record

In the week since it's release, it has managed to go gold and has now broken Taylor Swift's Apple Music streaming record, according to The Verge . There were no hard feelings between the two artists. Additionally, the LP is the fifth-most stre...

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