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Kogan's latest smart TVs get Google on-board

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Summoners War) reclaimed first place in the games rankings in France for Google Play Store . The first feature addition is Smart Resume. The internet giant arrived late on the audiobook scene in January with a service that lets bookworms get audio versions of their favorite reads directly through the Google Play Books app on Android , iOS , and the web. Read More »

Microsoft doubles down on artificial intelligence in engineering reorganization

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Terry Myerson , who joined Microsoft when the company acquired his company Intersé in 1997, said he is filled with " gratitude for the experiences [he has] had and optimism for the future ahead , " in a recent post on his LinkedIn. Primarily the resources will go to the two new divisions that Microsoft is creating. And while it was announced at Microsoft Ignite a year ago, Redmond said it has also just rolled-out new search capabilities in SharePoint Online to all Office 365 ... Read More »

Karnataka CM, BJP chief accused of poll code violation

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Addressing a huge rally, a combative Siddaramaiah, who is yet to take a call on his constituency, said: "I have won". The constituency gave me political rebirth. Talking about the BJP and the JD (S), Siddaramaiah said: "Both parties have entered into a tacit understanding to defeat me". Mr. Kumaraswamy requested the people to elect JD (S) candidates as the "NDA government at the Centre and the Siddaramaiah-led government in the State have been neglecting farmers". Read More »

Huawei reports strong sales push 2017 profit up 28.1 percent

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Actually, while Huawei is getting hit in the pocketbook, US consumers are missing out on the opportunity to buy the just unveiled Huawei P20 Pro with its high-end specs and a triple camera setup in back. Enjoy 8 Plus comes with support for expandable storage up to 256GB via a microSD card slot. The Huawei P20 Pro , on the other hand, comes with a triple rear camera setup that has an 8-megapixel sensor with 3x optical zoom, which comes from a Leica telephoto lens, 40-megapixel RGB ... Read More »

Microsoft Reorganizes to Fuel Cloud and AI Businesses

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A new team, dubbed AI Perception & Mixed Reality , to be led by Alex Kipman, a Microsoft Technical Fellow and the inventor of the Kinect and HoloLens devices . Particularly noteworthy is the departure of 21-year Microsoft veteran and Windows chief Terry Myerson. New Experiences and Technology: Kudo Tsunoda will continue to lead this team. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note8 phones on Verizon and Sprint are receiving Oreo

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Samsung had initially rolled this update out to Galaxy S8 users, and its good to see them rolling out to Note 8 users as well. Besides Android 8.0 Oreo, the update also brings the Samsung Experience version to 9.0. It was revealed that the device might be unveiled with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box and feature 6GB of RAM. The Android 8.0 Oreo update is finally rolling out to owners, with those on AT&T and Verizon being the first recipients of the yummy, crunchy treat. Read More »

WhatsApp will notify contacts when you change your mobile number

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WhatsApp recently made several changes to its platform. WhatsApp was testing the feature previously as well and it was available for Android beta version 2.17.375. The same terms also say that users "provide the numbers of WhatsApp users and your other contacts in your mobile phone address book on a regular basis", the same thing that Facebook has been doing. Read More »

Is Jesus the latest - or was he the first - victim of #MeToo?

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For years, most Christians refuse to eat meat on Good Friday . On Good Friday , March 30, the sanctuary will be open for meditation from noon to 3 pm. Someone's said that sin begins when we treat people as things, and that's what the Romans did to Jesus - and to hundreds of thousands of other people. Read More »

Google's Mobile-First Search Indexing Starts Rolling Out

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However, some sites have significantly different versions of content for desktop and mobile browsers, the latter often a watered-down copy of the former. By using these feature users now will not have to wait for the next page to open up for their search results. Now, Google who have a single index that it uses to produce search results, would not be able to filter out mobile-optimised pages for a user viewing the results on a smartphone. Read More »

Nintendo Switch users urged to not use third-party docks

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In the meantime, our advice is to stop using these docks if you have them, and to only use Nintendo's docks. They're often far less expensive than the $70 dock and $90 dock set sold by Nintendo. That blanket statement doesn't address docks specifically, but you get the point. Since first-party docks have a typical price of £79.99 , users have understandably been turning to cheaper third-party alternatives. Read More »

Lindsay Lohan, Karen Gravano lose 'Grand Theft Auto' lawsuit

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GTA 5's bikini-clad, selfie-taking Lacey Jonas character did not rip-off the image of Mean Girls actress Lindsay Lohan, a U.S. appeals court has ruled. "We conclude a computer generated image may constitute a portrait within the meaning of that law", the verdict reads. Judge Eugene Fahey wrote: "The amended complaint was properly dismissed because the artistic renderings are indistinct, satirical representations of the style, look, and persona of a modern, beach-going young woman that are ... Read More »

Under Armour notifies app users of massive data breach

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On Wednesday, 28, Shares of Kellogg Company (K ) were valued at $63.90 and moved -0.75%. Analysts mean recommendation for the stock is 3.20, (where 1 is Strong Buy and 5 is Strong Sell). Lincoln Cap Ltd Liability Co owns 5.25% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 87,556 shares. Liquidity allows an investor to enter and exit a stock at a good price (i.e. Read More »

IPhone X vs Asus Zenfone 5: The Doppelgangers

In fact, Asus did not even try to deny it. So basically, a Zenfone 5Z with SD636. The second day of Mobile World Congress is coming to a close, and although most of the big announcements on what was to be displayed at the event this year happened in the past couple of days there were still some big things to take away from day 2. Read More »

Apple releases iOS 11.3 with new Animojis

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There's also a new Health Records feature within the Health app that will let patients of more than 40 health systems-including Duke, NYU Langone, Stanford, and Yale-view their medical records on the iPhone. The one thing that's notably missing is macOS 10.13.4 High Sierra, although that will likely arrive later this week. And if you don't want it, you can turn it off'. Read More »

'Overwatch' Uprising Event: Mission Archives Coming Soon

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There will be more than 100 loot box items to unlock that further reveal the stories of the original members of Overwatch , according to Blizzard . It will soon be time for another event, Overwatch players. We'll likely get the chance to play that brawl again, as the Twitter video mentions the "King's Row Uprising ", which is the same event that the brawl covers. Read More »

Facebook overhauls privacy settings amid data breach outcry

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Facebook updates privacy settings to make it easier for you to control what you share with the social network and connected apps. Through a tool known as Partner Categories , Facebook has allowed advertisers to target highly specific groups of people on its platform using additional information gathered by the data-collecting firms. Read More »

Jurassic World Evolution Digital & Physical Release Dates Revealed

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While most movie tie-ins aren't really worth writing home about, Frontier is the same company that made the excellent Planet Coaster , so there are high hopes that it can deliver a solid Jurassic World game here. Frontier also delivered a new trailer and a new batch of screenshots, which you can see below. But don't let the date and IP fool you, Jurassic World Evolution is not a movie tie-in like the terrible games of previous console generations. Read More »

Bumble Hits Back At Tinder With $400M Trade Secrets Suit

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Match Group did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Whitney Wolfe, founder and CEO of Bumble, at the 2017 Fortune Most Powerful Women Next Gen Summit in Laguna Niguel, Calif. "Match tried to poison Bumble in the investment market", according to Bumble's filing, and "wrongfully disparage the Bumble platform". First, the lawsuit acknowledges that Bumble and Match Group were in acquisition talks over the last 6 months, something TechCrunch has previously reported. Read More »

Doom Getting 4K Update on Xbox One X and PS4 Pro

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Along with upping the resolution and adding 4K support, the patch will also include a few other features such as improved skin tone display through Screen-Space Subsurface Scattering. Time to stomp on some demon heads in crystal clear 4k resolution! id Software has just launched a new update for DOOM , enabling 4K enhancements for both Xbox One and PS4 Pro . Read More »

Apple unveils new privacy feature

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The site will also let customers correct personal information, temporarily deactivate their account, and completely delete it. Podcasts Improvements . Apple regularly promotes the privacy of its devices. Apple has already released iOS 11.3 , but limited it only to the new sixth-generation iPad launched on Tuesday. Read More »

Greek football club owner punished for invading pitch with a gun

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The club have also been stripped of three points, ending their title chances. The league resumes this Saturday with round 26 matches. PAOK have been fined €60,000, must play three matches behind closed doors and will lose three points, which sends them down to third in a tight battle for the Greek league championship, which also features seven-time defending champions Olympiacos. Read More »

Genesis Essentia Concept is a Modern-Day GT

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It's truly a design tour de force, and on the inisde, "purism dominated the creative process for the interior skin, the layer in contact with the occupants, but less traditionalist the connection between the outside skin and the internal structure". Read More »

India denies permission for Google's 'Street View' service

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Google had plans of expanding and using the app to capture Indian cities, hills and rivers in 3D. It is already surprising that Google Maps did not already support some of these languages, but better late than never. A list of the things that Google has determined that I like based on my habits. Check out your own ad profile here. You can order a file of everything that Google and its associated apps have on you. Read More »

No Man's Sky journeying to Xbox One, new update on the way

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No Man's Sky launched back in August 2016 to quite the controversy. To developer Hello Games' credit though they didn't just give up on it, but have quietly (a bit too quietly some might say) been working away on updates ever since. "You might have noticed the logo image contains the icon for the mysterious WARE platform which the community believes may be linked to an Alternate Reality Game". Read More »

Greensboro Police Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting After Traffic Stop

The North Central Regional Sobriety Checkpoint DUI Taskforce announced that Sobriety Checkpoints and Roving DUI Patrols will be conducted now through April 3 on routes 61,183, 901, 209, 1006, 309, 1008, 443, 895, 125, 25, 924 and 54. Chief Scott revealed the shooting is connected to the Baker Avenue shooting of a 16-year-old girl that happened Monday night. Greensboro Police said the officer was not hurt. Read More »

SC/ST Act: Government to file review next week

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In the face of stiff pressure from both within the NDA and opposition, Union Law Ministry has chose to file a review petition in the Supreme Court on the Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe Prevention of Atrocities Act verdict. Congress President Rahul Gandhi said, "We met the President on the dilution of the SC/ST Act. The President was quite positive and supportive", after his meet with President along with leaders of BSP, NCP, CPI-M, SP, and DMK amongst other parties. Read More »

Dino Melaye declared wanted by Police

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Moshood said Idris was dissatisfied with the circumstances surrounding the escape of the suspects. Melaye made his threat when he spoke during Senate plenary on Wednesday, following the news that the suspects have disappeared from police custody. Read More »

With new iPad & apps, Apple hopes to regain ground in classrooms

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The new iPad which runs on iOS 11 will also receive Apple Pencil support . Apple says it cares about education, students and teachers, and the work it showed today suggests that it's not just lip service. The new iPad has a more powerful computing chip and an extensive set of new, free software for teachers to manage students and schoolwork . Read More »

Google launches Wear OS developer preview including Android P

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Developers should check the accessibility of their app's UI after this change. With over half of today's tentpoles centered around improving power consumption, Google is clearly focussed on battery life for its next wearables. Similarly, watches will no longer connect to Wi-Fi when Bluetooth is disconnected unless an app is requesting a high bandwidth network or if the watch is on the charger. Read More »