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He said Nigeria got out of recession largely because of the bailouts given to states by the president because most of the country's population reside in the states. "Reconciliation is on since 2016, we are hoping that both the Debt Management Office (DMO), Ministry of finance, AGF and our consultants are concluding this reconciliation by November". Read More »

Uber-competitor Lyft raises $1 billion in investment round led by Alphabet


The $1 billion Lyft secured in funding on Thursday follows a $600 million funding round in April. Original story (9/15): Uber-rival Lyft may soon be getting a huge infusion of cash from Google parent company Alphabet. In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through a different venture capital arm called Google Ventures, which was later rebranded under Alphabet as GV. Read More »

Volkswagen to enter Pikes Peak with electric prototype


The 2018 Pikes Peak entry is being used by Volkswagen to highlight its push become a leading manufacturer of electric powered production models following the fall out of its diesel emission manipulation scandal. Featuring a fighter jet-styled canopy on top of a curvaceous body, the fully electric race vehicle is being developed by Volkswagen Motorsport with assistance from the company's technical development center based at home in Wolfsburg, Germany. Read More »

Pokémon Go New Code Hints to the Halloween Event and Other Features


Also this morning fans might have noticed that there's a new badge listed in the game for the Hoenn region, where Gen 3 Pokemon originate from in the Ruby and Sapphire games. Then Niantic has some good news: after what seems like a very long wait, it looks as though Generation 3 Pokemon are finally coming to Pokemon Go this Halloween. Read More »

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update reportedly causes major issue on Razer Laptops


The devices will hit the market in December and Microsoft is confident that they will give multiple days of battery life. The company has added a number of new features to improve Microsoft's digital assistant Cortana, Edge (a web browser developed by Microsoft and included in Windows 10 , Windows 10 Mobile and Xbox One) and Photos (which is an image viewer, video clip editor, image organiser, photo editor and photo sharing app included with the Windows 8 and Windows 10 OS). Read More »

The New Samsung Round Features 17 Lenses


Samsung is targeting 3D content creators with its new 360 Round camera packed with 17 total camera sensors , 16 of which are grouped up in pairs of two around the base of the unit while one sits on the top along with the record button. Read More »

Samsung bringing Linux to Galaxy smartphones


Although efforts in that direction continued briefly , the Ubuntu Phone platform itself was put out to pasture in April this year . And it nearly goes without saying that you'll really want a DeX setup, since most Linux apps are expecting a large screen, mouse and keyboard. Read More »

Motorola's newest mod puts an Alexa speaker on your phone

The information you ask Alexa will appear on your Moto Z Smartphone. It is capable of voice interaction, music playback, making to-do lists, setting alarms, streaming podcasts, playing audiobooks, and providing weather, traffic, and other real time information, such as news. Read More »

In Facebook there are new and interesting feature


Whatever you shared or liked in the past will influence what the new feed shows you. Posts may also be added to the feed based on their popularity among the people you're connected to on the site. It's called the Explore Feed , and while it's been a solid feature on the mobile Facebook app for a while now, it's only now coming to the web version. Read More »

HTC U11 Plus Expected To Be Announced On November 2


This gives the metallic flagship smartphone a very shiny and reflective look. The U11 Plus has significantly thinner top and bottom bezels. We could be just weeks away from the launch of the flagship HTC U11 Plus, yet we're only just now seeing pictures of it. Read More »

WhatsApp allows you to share your location in real

So, let's start being truthful about being "on the way" to meet a friend or family member, shall we? To share your live location just open the app and tap on either the blue dot that represents your location or the menu button in the top left corner. Read More »

Samsung Bixby 2.0: Beyond Smartphones

This is easily the biggest change to Bixby , but that's not all that Samsung announced . Bixby has a lot of room to grow, but what we're seeing here is encouraging. " Bixby 2.0 will be ubiquitous, available on any and all devices", said Eui Suk Chung, Samsung executive vice-president, in a blog post. Six thousand attendees, made up of developers, innovators and content creators, gathered in the tech capital for a two-day conference, which is meant to usher in an era of connected, ... Read More »

Barreled Over: Hurricane Nate Hits US Crude-Oil Inventory


USA coal production is expected to show a year-over-year increase of eight percent in 2017. Geopolitical tensions triggered by skirmishes in northern Iraq supported the rally, though the risk premium waned with few indications of long-term oil production and delivery problems. Read More »

Supreme Court to hear landmark Internet privacy case

Prosecutors say a ruling in favor of Microsoft could undermine a range of criminal investigations. Data companies have built servers around the world to keep up with customers' demands for speed and access. Judge Susan Carney said of the law, "Neither explicitly nor implicitly does the statue envision the application of its warrant provisions overseas". Read More »

Wi-Fi is under attack! Is your device secure?


In the meantime the Government run Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) has announced how Kiwis can keep themselves safe using Wi-Fi. "Exploitation of these vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to take control of an affected system", said CERT, which is part of the US Department of Homeland Security. Read More »

McLaren Is About to Introduce Its Wildest Road Car Ever


It will be road legal, but will sacrifice daily usability and comfort in the name of raw speed and track performance. That auto, which sold out shortly after it was launched, uses a twin-turbo 3.8-litre V8 together with an electric motor to produce 903bhp. Read More »

Iowa State recognizes domestic violence awareness month


On Monday night, the square in Scottsboro was decorated with purple bows in honor of domestic violence victims. Join us as we educate the community, create awareness, and support victims. We call it out tonight. In Carroll County, Martha Boyce has been at the forefront of helping those affected by domestic violence and raising awareness for almost four decades. Read More »

These Lenovo Phones will get Android Oreo Update after 9 months


Even Lenovo' subsidiary, Motorola is yet to release Android Oreo update to its smartphones. We all already knew that Lenovo sucks with updates, but now we know that the company just doesn't give a damn. Even worse, if Google sticks to its usual timeline, Android P will be in beta and due for an August 2018 launch. Lenovo K8 series was announced a couple of months back. Read More »

Google reveals its first ever mobile chip, powering Pixel 2's camera


Currently, the Pixel Visual Core is deactivated in all the Pixel 2 devices, however, Google will activate it in the upcoming months with the help of a software update. It means that non-native apps can utilize the enhanced image quality from the Google Pixel 2 HDR+ mode. Long-presses which bring up re-designed pop-up menus for apps and the home screen on the Pixel 2, also feature in the Nova Launcher, alongside the new icon animations brought in with the latest Pixel Launcher. Read More »

Today Analysts Focus on Oracle Corporation (ORCL), Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)

The price to earnings ratio for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE: HPE ) is 196.459587. " HPE's EVP, CM & CO Gomez Henry Sell 494360 shares of the company at a price of $14.87 on 2017-09-26". The score helps determine if a company's stock is valuable or not. The Piotroski score is a discrete score between 0-9 that reflects nine criteria used to determine the strength of a company's financial position. Read More »

Warhammer Vermintide 2 Injects Some Chaos Into Co-op Multiplayer


This time the followers of the Chaos Gods join the Skaven, changing up who and how you fight. The game will come with a considerably improved feature set, including four-player co-op, visceral melee combat, five heroes with fifteen career paths, a Heroic Deeds system, an improved loot system, talent trees, new enemies, new weapons, mod support, new locations, and dedicated servers. Read More »

Assassin's Creed Origins "I Am" Live Action Trailer Released


The collaboration saw Lowman researching and exploring the ancient, in-game world created by Ubisoft's development team in Montreal, before transforming and applying these themes into his bespoke Yeezy design. Uncover lost tombs and explore the pyramids. They will also experience a completely new combat system, allowing them to attack and defend multiple enemies at once, fighting against risky factions and wild beasts as they explore a huge and unpredictable land. Read More »

Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) Earns Media Impact Score of 0.14

Evanson Asset Management LLC now owns 2,070 shares of the entertainment giant's stock valued at $220,000 after purchasing an additional 104 shares during the last quarter. Since May 11, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $1.32 million activity. JP Morgan maintained the shares of DIS in report on Wednesday, April 12 with "Overweight" rating. Read More »

Activision patents matchmaking that encourages microtransactions


That's not to say that it won't ever be implemented, though. "This was a exploratory patent filed in 2015 by an R&D team working independently from our game studios", an Activision spokesperson tells Glixel . "Microtransaction engine 128 may analyze various items used by marquee players and, if at least one of the items is now being offered for sale (with or without a promotion), match the marquee player with another player (e.g., a junior player) that does not use or own the item. Read More »

B goes up in Asia rankings


No Indian university, though, has managed to occupy a position in the Top 10 slot. In the ranking report released on Monday, IIT-Bombay held the 34th rank, IIT-Delhi held the 41st and IIT-Madras held the 48th position. NTU has been listed in the top spot as the university has significantly improved its scores for papers per faculty and student-faculty ratio. NUS also received top scores for its reputation among the academic community. Read More »

Razer's Blade Stealth ultrabook is now more powerful


Weighing in at 2.97 pounds and measuring just 0.54 inches thick, the Blade Stealth certainly meets the criteria for being highly portable. The Razer Blade Stealth features the 13.3-inch Quad HD+ (3200 x 1800) IGZO touch-enabled display with 100 percent sRGB color space. Read More »

CSX Corporation (CSX) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Meets Expectations


CSX Corp ( CSX .O), the third-largest USA railroad operator, reported a slight rise in quarterly net profit that met analyst expectations on Tuesday, on revenue lifted by shipment of coal and consumer goods and higher freight rates. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 51 cents per share. Credit Suisse Group restated a "buy" rating and set a $65.00 price objective on shares of CSX Corporation in a report on Friday, July 14th. Read More »

Customers cheesed off after card details nicked in Pizza Hut data breach


According to the email, shared on social media by some of the victims, Pizza Hut classified it as a "temporary security intrusion", that was carried out between the morning of October 1 and midday October 2, which affected information of some customers who visited its website or mobile app during the 28-hour period. Read More »

What Are Analysts Report About General Motors Company (GM)


BidaskClub downgraded Ford Motor from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. The company has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $42.50. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.37, for a total transaction of $273,080.12. Whittier Trust Company holds 0% of its portfolio in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) for 465 shares. Read More »

Microsoft Windows Gets KRACK Exploit Update


New vulnerability exposed shows that attackers can exploit Wi-Fi access of your devices and expose your private data as well as there is the possibility of injecting malware. Microsoft reportedly already has a fix for the Wi-Fi issue . Security researchers in Belgium noticed a weakness in the protocol that can be abused to spy on the data transmitted over the Wi-Fi network. Read More »