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Tag: Google Pixel Visual Core

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The company earlier enabled the Visual Core's HDR+ technology for Pixel 2's main camera. Well, Google has now turned on the chip via a new software update with the immediate benefit being the improvement of image quality in third-party apps that enable you to take photos. Read More »

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

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Users can go to Settings About Phone, to check for the latest update. The phone comes with 3GB RAM/32GB inbuilt storage and offers a dedicated microSD slot for expandable storage of up to 256GB. Under the hood is the MediaTek MT6737T "quad-core" processor coupled with Mali-T720 GPU. Talking about optics, the Sony Xperia L2 packs a 13-megapixel sensor paired with a f/2.0 aperture. Read More »

2018's Call Of Duty Could Be Coming To The Nintendo Switch

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The Switch version of the game will support the game's DLC like its counterparts and will feature the system's unique HD Rumble and motion control options. Activision now rotates the development team around the Call of Duty franchise, and with Sledgehammer Games working on the last instalment it's time for Treyarch to step back in line. Read More »

US Government Approved SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch License

SpaceX already has lined up its first three paying missions for the Falcon Heavy , including the planned launch of two paying passengers on a tourist trip around the moon. The Falcon Heavy is a modified version of company's Falcon 9 launch vehicle and it consists of a strengthened Falcon 9 rocket and two additional Falcon 9 first stages. Read More »

Nokia 7 plus will be the first Nokia with 18:9 screen

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The 7 Plus will also get Qualcomm's next-generation mid-range smartphone silicon in the form of the Snapdragon 660, the successor to the reasonable, but occasionally sluggish, Snapdragon 630. The phone might run Android 8.0 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box. The upcoming Nokia 7 Plus will reportedly come with Nokia's special OZO 360-degree spatial audio technology to provide a 360-degree crystal clear sound. Read More »

Super Bowl LII Is Set to Be the Coldest on Record

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In a record-setting shootout between backup QB Foles and five-time champ Brady of the favored Patriots, Foles led a pressure-packed 75-yard drive to the winning touchdown, 11 yards to Ertz with 2:21 to go. James White broke several tackles with a brilliant 26-yard run and it was 15-12. The Patriots went for it on fourth down, but the throw to Gronkowski was incomplete. Read More »

Apple increases prices of iPhones, Apple Watch

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The move, meant to encourage local manufacturing, is the second after a similar increase in December 2017. However, despite the revised prices implemented from 5th February 2018, e-commerce giant Amazon is still offering all the premium iPhone models at a discounted price. Read More »

'My original statement stands' - Babangida finally speaks

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Afegbua in a statement purportedly issued on Sunday on behalf of Babangida had quoted the former President saying that President Muhammadu Buhari should not seek for reelection in 2019. "In line with the new consensus for the election of a truly Nigerian President in 2019, the repositioned PDP is completely open as the epicenter of the much desired new broad-based political engagement of all Nigerians in their aspirations irrespective of creed, tribe or class". Read More »

Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Amazon.com, Inc

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Falcon Edge Capital Lp who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $696.30 billion market cap company. (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 9.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.00, a current ratio of 1.03 and a quick ratio of 0.74. Read More »

Centurion ODI: Ex-Indian cricketer congratulates team on win against SA

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Yadav chipped in two wickets , while Japrit Bumrah claimed one. A number of cricket greats have slammed a controversial decision that delayed India's comfortable win over South Africa in the second ODI. "The guys were in the nets and we've got two wrist spinners, so they were practising against them". The Fast Bowlers always made their dominance at this pitch than Spinners. Read More »

Which Eagles, Patriots Players Could Still Miss Super Bowl 52 With Injuries?

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While Brady has had another stellar year, he has shown signs of fallibility-in the Patriots' first game of the season, for instance, against the Kansas City Chiefs. As for seeing the big game on PS4, you will need to find the NBC channel through Playstation Vue. More than 100 million households in the United States are expected to tune in for Brady's latest tilt with Father Time, ending a tumultuous National Football League season rocked by player protests and a feud with President ... Read More »

Terrell Owens, Ray Lewis among those Inducted to 2018 Hall of Fame

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He was selected to nine Pro Bowls overall, received six All-Pro honors (five on the first team ) and mentored numerous Broncos' current leaders, including cornerback Chris Harris and wide receiver Demaryius Thomas. There were 18 finalists for this year's class, 15 of which are from the modern era. After suffering a severe ankle injury and broken fibula in the Eagles' December bout against the Dallas Cowboys , Owens shocked the football world by announcing that he would go against ... Read More »

Apple Inc. Topples Samsung To Lead Global Smartphone Market In Q4

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A separate survey from Strategy Analytics found similar market share for smartphone vendors but found a nine percent drop in fourth-quarter sales, described as the largest decline in the smartphone era. However, IDC said getting into the U.S. market through a big carrier deal remains critical for Huawei if it wishes to eventually dethrone market leaders Apple and Samsung . Read More »

Apple offers free fix for iPhone 7 issues

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While it sounds reasonable, some people were still against the idea of Apple doing this without their permission, which is likely the cause for the new feature coming with 11.3 to disable this function, evidently at the user's own risk. Apple is down 5.24% so far this year. And I believe we're going to see that play out in 2018 and beyond. That fortifies prior production network reports from investigator Ming Chi Kuo that the iPhone X will be stopped once a successor model or models - ... Read More »

South Africa part with head coach Coetzee

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Coetzee and SA Rugby agreed to terminate the relationship after a two-year association. SA Rugby has confirmed the sacking of coach Allister Coetzee with immediate effect. The letter was an indicator of the strained relations between the coach and the rugby body. The Springboks have been performing badly over the past few years, and this is due to the lack of real transformation; even Coetzee was forced to select old white players. Read More »

You Can't Miss This: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Another trade for 5,892 shares valued at $948,612 was sold by Srouji Johny . (SFBC) has risen 31.40% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 32.33% the S&P500. (NYSE:V). Bb&T Securities Limited Liability Corp has 263,453 shares for 0.38% of their portfolio. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) for 659,254 shares. Keeping an eyeball on Gross profit Margin , Net profit Margin & Operating Margin , the Gross profit margin of 38.50%; the net profit margin of 21.10% while ... Read More »

Send SMSs with Alexa using your voice

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Instructions will appear in a pop-up in the Alexa app , but just in case, you can go to the Conversations tab for the Alexa device you want to set up, select Contacts , My Profile and enable the Send SMS toggle. Calls to 911 are not supported through the feature. That being said, every message by default will be routed to Alexa device and only if it is not available the message will then be relayed via SMS. Read More »

Intel (INTC) Announces Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.22 EPS

Cooke & Bieler Lp who had been investing in Tetra Tech for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.96 billion market cap company. Among active positions in the latest quarter, 918 holders increased their positions by a total of 162.32 million shares, 944 holders decreased the positions by a total of 147.7 million shares, and 171 holders held their positions. Read More »

Japan Authorities Raid Coincheck After $500 Million Heist

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Security gaps in Coincheck's systems were among the reasons the exchange had not been given official approval to operate, the Financial Services Agency said. However, the FSA will need to conduct another investigation to see if the company actually has this amount of cash - digital or otherwise - available to make good on this promise. Read More »

Dell, VMware decide to explore options including merger

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Burren Capital Advisors Ltd raised its holdings in Dell Technologies by 2.6% during the 3rd quarter. The Round Rock, Texas-based company bought data storage provider EMC Corp for $67 billion in 2016, but since then costs and a challenging data storage market have eroded its margins. Read More »

Apple responds to U.S. investigations over iPhone battery slowdown

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The goal, according to the company, was to "smooth out" peak power demands and prevent older iPhones from sudden shutdowns as their lithium-ion batteries degrade. Apple plans to release an iPhone software update , called iOS 11 .3, in the next few months with new features that let users monitor the health of their batteries and protect against slowdowns. Read More »

Reviewing the Current Circumstance for Prologis, Inc. (PLD), NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

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General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has declined 4.46% since February 2, 2017 and is downtrending. Frank Slattery decreased its stake in Nvidia Corp (Call) ( NVDA ) by 37.5% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Schroder Investment Gru invested in 0.03% or 133,400 shares. Dupont Corp has 53,771 shares. 17,964 are owned by Natixis Asset. PERRY MARK L sold $2.64M worth of stock or 16,281 shares. Read More »

Microsoft launches cheaper, weaker Surface Laptop model

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However, with the reduction in size for the hard drive, it's possible that users will have to purchase external storage to store their content, which detracts from the appeal of the portability and adaptability that Microsoft has been playing up. Read More »

Mount Sharp photobombs Mars rover selfie

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Initially, the team's intention was to study the lower parts of Mount Sharp, learning about the mountain's slopes, which feature layers formed over millions of years in the presence of water. Because the atmosphere on Mars is so much thinner than ours, a mountain which is more than 50 miles away can be seen in the background. What do you think of the Red Planet's serene scenery and how does it compare to the most spectacular views back here on Earth? "It has been white-balanced so the colors ... Read More »

PlayStation 4 Cumulative Sales Top 76.5 Million, But YoY Numbers Are Down

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Consoles are still selling in large amounts and it seems natural that a certain degree of market saturation would see sales fall slightly this late into a console's generation. As a whole, Sony's game division earned 718 billion yen (around $6.8 billion in USA currency) in revenue. Sony, which is a massive company whose other branches including film, TV, and music, reported revenue of $23.65 billion, which is up 11.5 percent compared to a year ago. Read More »

Melting ice puts hungry polar bears at risk

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For his study, Pagano, who is also a wildlife biologist with the U.S. Geological Survey, examined adult female polar bears on sea ice in the Beaufort Sea, off the north coast of Alaska. "We've been documenting declines in polar bear survival rates, body condition, and population numbers over the past decade", Pagano said in a statement. Read More »

All-Tesla EV racing series could hit the track this year

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High-performance high-volume electric vehicle offerings now being a little thin on the ground, the EPCS will launch with a field of race-prepped 800-horsepower Tesla Model S P100Ds on major circuits, hopefully starting later this year. We respect the FIA and we are honoured to have their support ahead of our inaugural season. We have put a lot of time into refining the regulations to allow for competitive and thrilling racing. Read More »

Mario Kart coming soon to smartphones

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So, yeah, in about a year, you'll be able to play Mario Kart on the go on your smartphone. Nintendo has announced another mobile app in the works. We're more interested in looking at how we can be creative with Mario , and design for iPhone in a way that takes advantage of the uniquenesses of that device and the uniquenesses of that input and the features that that device has. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J8 (2018) spotted in benchmark listings

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To be clear, it's impossible to confirm that the images in question are indeed from the Galaxy S9 . A report by South Korean publication house ETNews also claimed that the Galaxy S9 would come with a price tag of around 950,000 to 999,000 Korean won ($890-$935 / Rs56,500-Rs59,400). Read More »