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Vodafone offers new tariff plans for Rs 198

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Vodafone , one India's largest telecom carriers announced the new pack Sunday for its prepaid customers at an unbelievable price point. This comes shortly after Reliance Jio announced two new plans under its "Happy New Year 2018" offer. Vodafone's Rs 199 tariff plan now gives 1GB data per day for 28 days, which makes it 28GB data for the entire month. Vodafone India has now tweaked its own Rs 199 plan to include more data in it. Read More »

Apple Hit by Class Action Lawsuits for Slowing Phones

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So Apple is now controlling how much power older iPhones can draw to prevent those devices from shutting down suddenly. The problem stems from the fact that all lithium-ion batteries, not just those found in Apple products, degrade and have problems supplying the big bursts as they age and accumulate charging cycles, Apple said in a statement. Read More »

The Steam Winter Sale Is Happening Now

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This year's Steam Winter Sale is up, bringing tons of discounts on a very long list of games. The sale runs from today until January 4, 2018. The yearly Steam holiday sale is here and will be offering up a number of great deals each day on PC games and software. Read More »

Apple Faces Lawsuits Over Slowed iPhones

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Two people from Chicago, along with residents of Ohio, Indiana and North Carolina, claim that Apple's iOS updates were created to "purposefully slow down the performance speeds" of the phones "fraudulently forcing iPhone owners to purchase the latest model offered by Apple". Read More »

Kedar Jadhav, Shardul Thakur named in ODI squad for South Africa tour

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Like the Tests, selectors have again opted for a 17-man squad . They didn't pick India's spin-twins in Tests, R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, for the ODI series in the rainbow nation and one can safely say that the team management are in favour of grooming the wrist spinners ahead of the 2019 World Cup instead of falling back to Ashwin and Jadeja. Read More »

Apple confirms slowing down older iPhones to avoid shutdowns

They claim Apple never requested consent from them to "slow down their iPhones ". It was a CPU speed limit created to stop older model iPhones from demanding too much from batteries with diminished capacity, thus preventing the handsets from rapidly running out of power and shutting down. Read More »

Apple Sued After Admitting It Slows Down Old Phones

District Court in Chicago and seeks class-action status, is one of at least three Apple is facing involving the intentionally slowed iPhones . According to The Register , a complaint filed in the Northern District of the State of IL on Thursday states that Apple deliberately "purposefully neglected" to tell people about the feature in order to drive up sales. Read More »

Vetr Downgrades NVIDIA (NVDA) to Buy

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This will give analytical advantage to a shorter-term trader since it pursues the price more intimately, and consequently produces less "lag" as comparison to the longer-term moving average. Retirement Of Alabama holds 0.27% in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) or 291,092 shares. North Star Investment holds 379 shares. A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for NVDA producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 2.25% and for the month booked ... Read More »

Android 8.0 Oreo rolling out to Moto X4 Android One edition

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The original price of this phone is Rs 9,999 due to the festive season the company gave Rs 1000 discount. The smartphone was launched at Rs 27,999 and is now available at Rs 24,999 after the flat discount of Rs 3,000. Moto C- The affordable Moto C smartphone has received a slight low discount of Rs 500. Honor 7X packs in a 3,340mAh battery unit as compared to Moto G5S Plus's 3,000mAh battery unit that lasts longer on one single charge. Read More »

Apple admits slowing down old iPhone models with flagging batteries

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Research into the speed of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 7 over time showed that some iOS updates were actually throttling the processor, making it slower. Now, after years of speculation, Apple has officially revealed that slowing old iPhones is a deliberate "feature". iPhones use lithium-ion batteries, which degrade over time, and Apple says that if it did not throttle performance there would be a greater risk of internal components being damaged. Read More »

Watch SpaceX's last launch of 2017 live right here

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The rocket's long-awaited maiden flight, carrying SpaceX founder Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster sports auto as a whimsical test payload of sorts, is expected in January. Whatever the case, the launch is being treated with all of the usual fanfare of a SpaceX mission, including a live video stream of the liftoff as it happens. Read More »

New 'Zelda' Game in Development, Producer Confirms

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No details about the future Zelda game is available yet. Legendary game designer Shigeru Miyamoto has previously expressed his desire to release "Legend of Zelda " titles faster, so it is possible that the next game could arrive sooner rather than later. Read More »

Google Pixel 2 XL Speaker Distortion Issues Reported by Some Users

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Since the launch of the Pixel 2 XL , users flocked to Reddit and Google's own forums to report buzzing sounds coming from its front-facing speakers, paired with micro-vibrations that can take its toll during phone calls. Google moved to fix most of these issues, but it appears that it hasn't ironed out all the kinks in its flagship phone just yet. Whereas, the 128 GB variant is priced at ₹58,999 ( Pixel 2 ) and ₹76,999 ( Pixel 2 XL ). Read More »

ARMS Gets Another New Fighter, Stage, and Update

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Dr. Coyle is the third new fighter added to Arms recently following Springton and Misango. The new ARMS update is out now for free on Nintendo Switch . Meet Dr. Coyle, creator of the Party Crash program! With the addition of Dr. Coyle, Nintendo has added specific lore based cutscenes in game explaining how some fighters came to be. Read More »

What's Propelling ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:ON) After Lower Shorts Reported?

ONs average Altman Z-Score: 2.37 in the past 7 years. Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) has risen 34.85% since December 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Wednesday, April 5 with "Hold". The company was maintained on Monday, October 16 by Robert W. Baird. Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 selling transactions for $5.18 million activity. Read More »

Carter Sells 3970 Shares of FedEx Co. (FDX) Stock

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The stock increased 1.22% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $29.84. About 1.14 million shares traded. FedEx (NYSE: FDX ) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, December 19th. Granite Investment Ptnrs Lc invested 0.05% in FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX ). Park National Corp OH grew its position in shares of FedEx by 0.9% in the 2nd quarter. Read More »

United Parcel Services pre-orders 125 Tesla electric trucks

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Musk said Tesla plans to establish a global network of solar-powered "megachargers" that could give the trucks 400 miles of range after charging for just half an hour. "We've come to expect very forward-thinking products from Tesla", said Rebecca Lindland, an analyst for the auto research firm Kelley Blue Book who said the Tesla Semi concept "makes a lot of sense" for vehicles with predictable routes like garbage trucks or school buses. Read More »

Civilization VI lands on App Store for the iPad

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For those who would like to take the king of 4X strategy on the go, Aspyr Media has announced that as of today Civilization VI will be available for iPad from the Apple App Store . If you already have a compatible iPad, Civilization VI is a no-brainer. While many of us expect publishers and developers to drop price a bit in porting games over to mobile devices, Aspyr isn't doing that for this port of Civilization VI . Read More »

Moors & Cabot Inc. Sells 9210 Shares of Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC)

Berkley W R Corp who had been investing in Sandy Spring Bancorp Inc (Put) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $945.83M market cap company. Orrstown Financial Services Inc. now owns 3,725 shares of the chip maker's stock valued at $134,000 after buying an additional 1,830 shares during the period. Read More »

Scientists find 'rock' solid reason why water disappeared on Mars

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At least some must have escaped into space, thanks to the planet's low gravity, Tomohiro Usui from the Earth-Life Science Institute at the Tokyo Institute of Technology in Japan wrote in a Nature commentary. This resulted in the rocks absorbing the water, which reacted with the rocks to form a variety of water-bearing minerals. On an infant Earth, water-bearing rocks formed correspondingly would have floated on the planet's hot surface till they melted, discharging water back to the surface ... Read More »

Apple Acknowledges That Older iPhones Slow Down To Deal With Aging Batteries

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In a statement sent to techcrunch.com , the technology company said it has released updates to older models to combat battery issues. However, Apple said in a statement to The Verge that it is slowing down processors not to push customers to upgrade to new phones, but because it makes it easier for older batteries in iPhones to continue performing after they started aging. Read More »

Litecoin founder sells entire LTC holdings after 75-fold rally

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The Litecoin increased explosively along with Bitcoin and ranked fifth largest cryptocurrency. "Sorry to spoil the party, but I need to reign in the excitement a bit..." he wrote. Bitcoin prices have swung wildly over the past day, going as low as $15,700 and almost reaching $17,700 all within the last 24 hours, but they're now little changed. Read More »

Call of Duty: WW2 "The Resistance" DLC Coming in Early 2018

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You play as the Germans or the French Forces of the Interior (FFI). Long side streets encourage mid-range combat, with nearby homes and storefronts lending defensive positions for ambush and recovery. Now you'll have new fictional and historical experiences with the resistance on a variety of fronts and war regions in the new DLC. After freeing the fighters your next objective will be to destroy key communication equipment and stopping the train altogether. Read More »

Facebook and Universal Music Group Enter Global Licensing Deal

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Facebook and Universal Music Group (UMG) have announced a new global agreement which will see UMG license its music and publishing catalogues for video on Facebook and its affiliated platforms. How far is Facebook off striking similar deals with other major labels and publishers, as well as the independent community? The announcement comes two days after Universal inked a separate licensing agreement with YouTube, which has always been an irritant to the music industry which says the ... Read More »

Apple could let developers release apps that work on iOS and Mac

Apple now requires developers to design separate apps for iOS and macOS, but iPhone and iPad apps often receive more attention than their Mac counterparts in a mobile-first world. Before it discontinued Windows software for smartphones, Microsoft Corp . pushed a technology called Universal Windows Platform that let developers create single applications that would run on all of its devices - tablets, phones, and full-fledged computers. Read More »

Facebook Ditches 'Disputed' News Tag After It Totally Backfired

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In a separate blog post , Facebook product designer Jeff Smith, user experience researcher Grace Jackson and content strategist Seetha Raj offered a deeper explanation for why the " Disputed " flag fell short. But disputed flags didn't work out how Facebook anticipated. The feature has been around since 2013, but Facebook began testing a new version in April, working with third-party fact-checking groups to vet stories. Read More »

The first 5G wireless hardware specifications have been officially approved

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Proponents of the NSA option pushed for an accelerated timeline earlier this year , hoping that the standards work on the NSA 5G NR option could be complete by the end of 2017 - and now it has. And so they did, with some ays to spare. The freezing of the specification gives the industry green light to fully accelerate design and implementation of equipment adhering to the standard to reach the goal of commercialising first products in the 2019 time-frame. Read More »

Winter Solstice being livestreamed from Newgrange this morning

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This is because the tilt of the Earth's axis is least aligned with the sun, providing us with the least daylight of the year. During the Northern Hemisphere's winter, the land north of the equator is tilted away from the sun, which lowers the amount of the sun's energy warming the Northern Hemisphere. Read More »

NASA May Send a Drone to Titan in 2025

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An artist's conception shows the CAESAR probe collecting a sample from the surface of Comet 67/P Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Turtle, the principal investigator for Dragonfly at Hopkins' Applied Physics Laboratory, said during a NASA press conference today that the rotorcraft would carry four instruments: a camera suite, two kinds of spectrometer for assessing the composition and chemistry of the Titan surface, and a geophysics and meteorology package. Read More »

Need Some Tunes in Your Audi? Tap Into Amazon Music

Audi's 2018 Q5 and A5 will also have have Amazon Music integration, and we can expect future cars from Audi to also sport the feature. After upgrading, your Amazon Music storage subscription automatically renews on the last day of your annual billing cycle, if auto-renew is set to "On". Read More »