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BSNL counters Jio! Offers bumper 153 GB at just Rs 248


Now, it's the BSNL which has come up with a new plan to compete Reliance Jio's and Airtel's IPL offers. "This will be useful for our subscriber to stream live IPL matches at a very economical rate", the state-run firm said. BSNL's Rs. 258 prepaid recharge plan offers a total of 153 GBs of data for a period of 51 days with a daily data capacity of 3 GB per day, along with LIVE streaming of IPL 2018 matches, confirmed the state-run firm on its official twitter handle- @BSNLCorporate. Read More »

Shooter's family warned police about Youtube grudge


Police said they then contacted her family to let them know she had been found. The security procedures already in place were praised for helping prevent further damage from Aghdam , with the police response particularly highlighted as "exceptional", while the various work from employees to ensure that authorities had appropriate access, as well as tending to the wounded didn't go unnoticed either. Read More »

Xiaomi announces 3 new smartphone plants in India


Xiaomi , which began assembling smartphones through Foxconn in southern India in 2015, will now assemble parts like memory and processors on printed circuit boards locally, said Manu Jain, managing director of Xiaomi's India operations. Read More »

New theater of crisis opens as APC NEC meeting holds Monday


But at the March 27, 2018 NEC meeting, President Buhari said the outcome of his consultations with legal experts showed that the tenure elongation contravened not only the party constitution but also the Nigerian constitution. Oyegun, while briefing reporters after a meeting with the governors on Wednesday said "Today the governors, the NWC of our party made a decision to sit and look at the issues that are seemingly dividing us and I want to say to you with absolute satisfaction, absolute ... Read More »

OnePlus 6 could be unveiled on May 5, suggests leaked invite


OnePlus 6 images leaked on Chinese website cnmo suggest that the smartphone will come in three colour variants of white, black and blue, with a red-coloured alert button. We see the OnePlus 6 with a red alert slider, much like what we have seen on the OnePlus 5T Star Wars edition previous year. The bezels are much thinner than that of the predecessor phone - OnePlus 5T. Read More »

Facebook To Require Verified Identities For Political Ads


Facebook said last week that the personal information of up to 87 million users, mostly in the USA, may have been improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica, up from previous estimates. EU spokesman Christian Wigand said EU Justice Commissioner Vera Jourova will have a telephone call with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg early next week to address the massive data leaks. Read More »

Former York U hockey player among victims in Humboldt Broncos bus crash

Toronto Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock, who grew up nearby in Saskatoon and went on to steer the Canadian ice hockey team to back-to-back Olympic gold medals in 2010 and 2014, began a pre-game news conference fighting back tears. "We haven't had any conversations as of right now", Chow said. "We're a really small community, and all of us here in Humboldt are definitely somehow connected to the team". Read More »

'Nobody is too big to come off' - Allardyce defends Rooney's derby substitution


Asked about his substitutions, Allardyce told Sky Sports: "When our subs came on with fresh legs and more determination - because the other lads" legs had gone - we started to get in amongst Liverpool . "My job is no matter who you are or how big you are, you can be substituted when I feel it necessary to help the team and I thought all the substitutions contributed quite a considerable amount to getting us much more into the game and much more quality going forward". Read More »

Local farmers concerned about China's proposed tariffs


China is the largest export market for whole soybeans. "We can adjust our acreage, and we can grow more corn and less soybeans". Though imports and exports saw similar gains, a decline in the services surplus, which the USA typically holds, helped widen the deficit. Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg can slide out of DMs and soon you can, too


When Facebook began to retract messages that Zuckerberg had sent, it made no public disclosure of what it was doing. Wylie says it was hard to verify how many people had access to the Facebook information or derivatives of that data "because it was a lot of people,". Read More »

Facebook to verify identities, require labels for political ads


The EU wrote to Facebook last week to ask how many Europeans were affected by the growing scandal over the harvesting of personal data which was then shared with British political consultancy Cambridge Analytica . The requirement to verify the identity of such ad buyers was important to counter activity by organizations such as Russia's Internet Research Agency, a so-called online troll farm, said Democratic Senator Mark Warner, a sponsor of the Honest Ads Act. Read More »

CSK beat Mumbai Indians in inaugural IPL match


Bravo had earlier displayed his awesome "death-bowling" skills to restrict Mumbai to 165 in their 20 overs after they were sent in to bat first after CSK captain Dhoni won the toss. For CSK , Shane Watson picked two wickets while Deepak Chahar and Mark Wood chipped in with a wicket each. Earlier, West Indian Dwayne Bravo , adjudged player-of-the-match, was the star turn with a 30-ball 68 studded with seven sixes and three fours that took Chennai to 10 runs of victory. Read More »

The Masters: Shots of the day from third round at Augusta National


Well, not entirely. Since 2000, any player with a two- or three-shot lead after 36 holes who has not yet won a major - and Reed is seeking his first - has not won the Masters . Hole some putts. But he's going for the career grand slam. All were top-10 finishes, but none included much of a chance on Sunday. I've played some great golf in tough conditions, whether it's wind, rain. Read More »

Apple iPhone Pursues Touchless Control & Curved Screens For Future Models


Curved displays and touchless gesture control could be the next major changes to the iPhone . Though it's unclear yet what would be gained by hovering the finger and not touching the screen. However, it was later discarded by the company due to lack of interest among consumers. OLED displays are capable of being shaped into curves or even folded, unlike LCD screens, which were used in older iPhones. Read More »

Apple Said to Be Working on a Curved iPhone With Touchless Controls


Apple didn't respond to a request for comment Wednesday. As per the report , a curved screen iPhone with touchless gestures could arrive in the next two to three years. The cost of MicroLED could limit Watch use to higher-end models. You'll need to get pretty close to the screen, though, because the gestures rely on technology built into the display itself. Read More »

Leishman draws closer to US Masters title shot, trails lead by two


Now that field has been whittled from 87 to 53 following yesterday's cut . Spieth began the day at 6 under. And what a challenge it will be on Moving Day at the Masters . Leishman, of Australia, shot a 67 to get within two strokes of Reed. Overnight leader Jordan Spieth had a round to forget, with his two over par for the day seeing him fall back to a tie for fourth place. Read More »

Facebook suspends AggregateIQ firm over data scandal


The issue ads requirement is new. The Sony messages included critical remarks about movie stars and others in the entertainment industry. Zuckerberg's personal messages have come back to haunt him before. This kind of erratic action was seen as a breach of trust between Facebook executives and its users. "We really believed in social experiences, we really believed in protecting privacy, but we were way too idealistic", she said. Read More »

As Threats Of Additional Tariffs Continue, China Says US Demands Are Unreasonable


There was overnight retaliation from China after the US announced about $50 million worth of tariffs against Beijing. And 53 dollars of that is essentially for exports. The long litany of items singled out by the U.S. Trade Representative Tuesday for a 25 percent duty ranged from the arcane ("Reel-fed offset printing machinery, double-width newspaper printing presses") to the widely used ("dishwashing machines of the household type") to the just plain weird (flamethrowers, dental cement). Read More »

Salman Khan blackbuck poaching case: Netizens get chatty as 'Tiger' is back!


The actor's lawyer Mahesh Bora's arguments listing 54 reasons for the bail in a 51-page bail application, raising a benefit of doubt as only Salman had been convicted out of six accused. But animal rights group PETA said it was disappointed with Khan's bail. The Bollywood star has been lodged in Jodhpur Central Jail since Thursday. Read More »

Final Fantasy XV Alternate Ending and Four DLC Episodes Revealed


His legacy is set to attain an ideal future for all of his people, and will risk death to maintain the possibility. All four of Season 2's episodes will be directed by the same director as Season 1's Episode: Ignis . Square also hasn't announced when it'll be released. So what can we expect going forward? An update for the multiplayer game will also arrive in the summer, followed by a second update in the winter. Read More »

Facebook will alert users if their data was shared in scandal


Facebook said the feature was developed after the Sony Corp. data hack in 2014, which exposed a trove of sensitive internal communications. "These included limiting the retention period for Mark's messages in Messenger". Governments could go further in regulating how online platforms collect data from users, and how that data is used. In the latest controversy for the beleaguered social network, Facebook has conceded it approached USA hospitals and medical groups about the sharing of patient ... Read More »

Ubisoft Entertainment setting up new studio in Winnipeg


The company already has teams in Montreal, Quebec City, Saguenay, Toronto and Halifax. "This private capital investment in Manitoba will create new jobs and opportunities for students and graduates in the interactive digital media, information and communications technology fields", Pedersen said. Read More »

Facebook Now Says More Users Hit By Data Scandal

He works in Facebook's " Building 8 ", which the company describes as and internal division designed to "create and ship new, category-defining consumer hardware products that are social first". "We don't have an opt-out at the highest level", she said. The company planned to match the information collected with social media data to assist medical agencies in finding patients that could need additional treatment, CNBC reported Thursday. Read More »

Apple App Store sees first ever decline in the number of apps, here's why

This brought the total number of apps on the App Store to 2.1 million, down from 2.2 million in 2016. To top it all the app portability between the two platforms also played an important role in numbers. Apple later went after template-based apps , too, before dialing back its policies over concerns it was impacting small businesses ability to compete on the App Store. Read More »

Ford F-150 and Explorer recall: nearly 350k at rollaway risk


A beta of 1 indicates that the security's price moves with the market. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $12.39 within the next 52-weeks. In other Ford Motor news, Chairman William Clay Ford, Jr. sold 454,260 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 2nd. Read More »

Facebook adds disclosure requirements for issue ads


In February, U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller charged 13 Russians and three Russian companies with interfering in the election by sowing discord on social media. "I think what really matters is that we learn from what's happened". It piggybacked on a similar mea culpa from Zuckerberg. Why on Earth, Guthrie asked, on behalf of all of us, would Facebook trust the company that had already violated Facebook's principles? Sandberg expressed her full support for Zuckerberg. Read More »

Want to Run a Political Ad on Facebook? Get Verified


The company also said that people who manage Pages with "large numbers of followers" must now be "verified". Zuckerberg said on Friday that he also wanted to shed more light on "issue ads", or ads that discuss a political subject but do not directly relate to an election or a candidacy. Read More »