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Nokia 7 to launch in global markets in early 2018


This is not the first time a Nokia QWERTY phone has been, but at the time, it was expected to be a smartphone - now though, a "smart" feature phone may be likely. However, it will be interesting to see if the Nokia 7 global variant will also be announced on the same day. But again the global variant might come with few tweaks and eventually be launched in India as well. Read More »

Nintendo won't be rolling out 64GB Switch cartridges until 2019


The Nintendo Switch console is growing in popularity, but one of its limiting factors is its cartridges, which can store only up to 32GB of data. It isn't all bells and whistles for the platform, however, as Nintendo has delayed its 64GB cartridges for outside publishers until 2019. Read More »

Huawei's 2018 roadmap leaks showcasing the company's plan for the next year


In terms of other features such as expandable storage and a headphone jack, we have seen it on this year's Honor series of phones so we are sure that we will be seeing these components retained in the upcoming series. The list also includes an MBB or Mobile Broadband device called Huawei B618, which could be a router or a modem. Along with these three P series smartphones, another Honor smartphone will be launched in the second quarter. Read More »

WhatsApp will stop working on these devices after December 31


Owners using devices running BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10 , Microsoft Windows 8.0 or older version softwares will no longer be able to use WhatsApp from December 31, 2017. WhatsApp received several new features this year to enhance the user experience on Android, iOS and Web. The main reason for pulling the plug is attributed to the fact that older smartphones won't provide features, capabilities and required processing power to work with all the features included with the latest ... Read More »

Mutko Stepping Down as Russia Football Union Chief


Mutko says he wants to step aside temporarily in order to clear his name after he was accused of running a state-sponsored doping programme. Alexander Alaev will work as acting president of RFU when Mutko is away. He said he had taken his decision so as not to "disrupt" the functioning of the RFU ahead of the World Cup in which the national team's prospects of even progressing beyond the first round are in doubt. Read More »

Track Santa: NORAD is up and running


ET on Sunday. This year, children can track Santa through the website, noradsanta.org, Facebook , Twitter , and YouTube . Today, it provides users with an exact Global Positioning System location of Santa's position - through a fun, interactive tool on its website. Read More »

Nintendo Switch's online subscription service may not launch until next fall


Nintendo does, in fact, eventually plan to launch such a service called Nintendo Switch Online, but according to a page on the official Switch site for Italy , we could be waiting until the autumn of 2018 for it. Seeing that there are no good deals for the gaming machine, they decided not to wait any longer and purchase the Switch as it is. 3 and Dr. Mario with extra online features, which presumably means online cooperative and competitive play. Read More »

Google May Open Physical Stores In India To Boost Pixel Sales


A local news report claims that Google has hired a former senior Apple executive to lead its retail charge in India. These stores showcase the company's latest Pixel 2 smartphones to consumers. Back in 2013, Google had tied up with Spice Group for "AndroidLand" outlets, which was dedicated to Android smartphones from multiple brands. Initially, the company plans to set up two stores in India, one in New Delhi and the other in Mumbai. Read More »

Oppo A75, A75s launched with 6-inch 18:9 displays


Design wise, the smartphones look almost identical to the Oppo F5 which we reviewed a while back and come with a fingerprint sensor at the back. Users can further expand the storage up to 128GB by adding a microSD card. Coming to specifications now, this is where the Oppo A75 and A75s vary in terms of storage. Read More »

LG V30 is now receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update in South Korea

It had promised to release Android Oreo update for the device before year end. Android 8.0 Oreo focuses on speed and efficiency. The new features which came along Android 8.0 Oreo update will enable the devices for Picture-in-Picture and Notification dots features. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9: What's Heading Our Way


However, the Korean company has never previously had the confidence to implement this innovation in a commercial product, but this could be changing in 2018. However, the Vkworld S9 will arrive soon - most likely in the spring. Samsung Galaxy J2 will run Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system. While this might sound great for enthusiasts, it is worth noting that multiple reports claim that the device will be manufactured in extremely limited quantities and might not see a global launch at ... Read More »

Zions Bancorporation Trims Position in Accenture Plc

Glg Partners Lp who had been investing in Tesaro Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.39B market cap company. The stock increased 0.48% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $12.6. Groesbeck Invest Management Corporation Nj reported 5,775 shares. Thomas Story & Son Limited Co owns 76,505 shares. Blue Chip Prtn reported 144,618 shares. Read More »

Trumps Attend Christmas Eve Church Service-Here's the Reaction


President Trump wished Americans and the world "a very Merry Christmas " yesterday in a video message sent from Mar-a-Lago, his Florida resort where he is spending the festive season. Earlier Sunday, Trump sought to cheer USA troops who are away from their families to "defend all of our families, our freedoms and our pride". "Every American heart is thankful to you and we're asking God to watch over you and to watch over your families", he said before he asked journalists to leave the room ... Read More »

WhatsApp's kicking out BlackBerry, Windows Phone after Dec 31


Whatsapp has already become unavailable on Nokia phones running Symbian S60, from June 30, 2017. If you are now working with any of the devices running BlackBerry, BlackBerry 10 or Windows Phone 8, you should enjoy messaging to the maximum since you will not be able to work with it from January 1, 2018. Read More »

OnePlus might get sued over OnePlus 5T face unlock patent infringement


There were several surprises in the form of the Essential phone and how can we forget the OnePlus company for providing us with reasonable phones which features equivalent to that of high-end phones. Face Unlock comes preloaded on its OnePlus 5T . OnePlus Chief Carl Pei tweeted , "Due to popular demand, Face Unlock is coming for the OnePlus 5 ". Read More »

Apple slammed with two lawsuits for 'forcing people to buy new iPhones'


In the current situation, Apple said that its recent iOS updates have or will throttle the processing range of older iPhones - the iPhone 7, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 , each version's Plus model and the iPhone SE - to prolong the life of the devices, though it seems that more people found the slowness annoying than a favor. Read More »

Apple faces lawsuit over purposely slowing down older iPhones


Contrary to what has been said that slowdowns were a push for iPhone fans to purchase a new model, Apple software only intends to prevent unexpected shutdowns on older phones. It's only been a few days since the world learned Apple was purposely slowing down older iPhones in an effort, as they say, to save battery life . Read More »

Fmr LLC Stake in Nvidia Corp (NVDA) Cut by $449.11 Million


About 278,137 shares traded or 14.66% up from the average. Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) has risen 5.92% since December 25, 2016 and is uptrending. 110,000 shares were sold by HUANG JEN HSUN, worth $18.27M on Wednesday, September 6. The insider Drell Persis sold 606 shares worth $119,427. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 85,702 shares of company stock valued at $16,508,028. Read More »

No fingerprint sensor for OnePlus 6?


Having already launched the OnePlus 5T , which was the company's first smartphone with a 6.01-inch display and the bezel-less screen, it will be of interest what more improvements, incremental changes the OnePlus 6 will sport. You can also expect improved battery life, better gaming and superior performance compared to what is already one of the best handsets in the market. Read More »

Catherine Full Body Confirmed for Western Release


Atlus didn't announce any platforms with the Western localization of Catherine: Full Body this morning, but an email from the company may have slipped up a possible Switch version for the West. A variety of visual novels have become huge hits on Steam, and Catherine's smorgasbord of genres does include being a visual novel of sorts, given that large parts of the game are just Vincent's slice-of-life scenarios. Read More »

Last minute holday shopping wrapping up


Many retailers have stellar deals and bargains to help with that holiday shopping. "I don't really have a clear budget". No matter who you're shopping for, you have a reason for delaying your purchases. It's no ordinary weekend; Saturday and Sunday are the last full days of gift shopping for some following Christmas Day and hundreds are out exploring their options. Read More »

Android 8.0 Oreo update now rolling out to the OnePlus 5


The update carries the OxygenOS version 5.0 and includes a number of improvements as well as the December Android security patches. For OnePlus 5 users who do get the update, they should ideally back up their data before hitting install for the new OS. Read More »

Apple Hit With Lawsuits After Admitting It Intentionally Slowed Down iPhones


The second group filed a lawsuit in the Los Angeles Federal Court claiming that Apple had reportedly breached an implied contract wherein the company had agreed not to tamper with the usage or speeds of the iPhone devices. So Apple throttling the older iPhones. Slower the performance in the older phones will offer better battery life. The only possible way that one can do is to replace the battery via official Apple service centre. Read More »

Tenet Healthcare (NYSE:THC) Downgraded to Underweight at JP Morgan Chase & Co

It has underperformed by 1.24% the S&P500. Morgan Stanley cut shares of Tenet Healthcare from an "equal weight" rating to an "underweight" rating and set a $14.00 target price on the stock.in a report on Wednesday. (NYSE: THC ). Metropolitan Life Insurance Ny has 129,274 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Next Fincl Gru Inc Inc reported 0% in Tenet Healthcare Corp . Read More »

Middlesbrough sack manager Monk


Former Swansea and Leeds United boss Monk took charge of Middlesbrough in the summer and was tasked with leading them back to the Premier League this season. Middlesbrough are seeking an immediate return to the Premier League and now sit in ninth - three points off the play-off spots. Boro's academy director Craig Liddle has taken temporary charge of the club's first team affairs - including the Boxing Day home game against Bolton - until a permanent manager can be found. Read More »

Oprah warns social media users about scam accounts posing as her


OWN-the Oprah Winfrey Network-is of course Oprah's media empire, which encompasses not only her television channel but her various other interactive offerings. Director Tyler Perry and Boxer Floyd Mayweather are also victims as well. These fake accounts often use real videos from Winfrey, but profiles like these don't have blue checkmarks indicating they are verified Instagram accounts. Read More »

Tyndall Air Force Base Preparing to Track Santa's Trip


The trackers are now live and offer their own unique features to keep kids entertained in the run up to Christmas . The Santa Tracker, which allows the world to monitor Santa's movements online starting Christmas Eve, follows Santa's every move as he makes his journey from the North Pole . Read More »

Star Trek: Bridge Crew loses the VR requirement

Hit VR game Star Trek: Bridge Crew puts you and your friends in the heart of a starship, where, as officers of the Federation, every action and decision you make together will determine the fate of your ship and crew. That being said, VR players and non-VR players will still be able to play with each other, so this addition won't divide the game's community. More players can now live out their Star Trek fantasies as they take command of the U.S.S. Read More »

Of Course Apple Is Getting Sued Over The Old iPhone Throttling Fiasco

We first saw news of the lawsuits at Apple Insider . Several people in the USA are suing tech giant Apple for not disclosing sooner that it issued software updates in an attempt to deliberately slow down older-model phones. Poole wrote that he believed Apple made a decision to limit the phones' performance when battery condition declined. The problem can be remedied by replacing the phone's battery. Read More »