Electronics

by | January 18, 2018 | 20:15

The Nintendo Switch , 3DS, and SNES Classic totaled 2.6 million units in December 2017, which accounts for more than half of all the hardware sold during the month. If you've ever wondered why Nintendo refuses to give up on the 3DS now that the more capable Switch is on the scene, well, there you go. Nintendo Switch sold more units in December than any other video game system, according to the NPD Group, which tracks video game sales in the United States.

by | January 18, 2018 | 20:01

WhatsApp said its business accounts would be available beginning on Thursday through a WhatsApp Business application in the Google Play store in Britain, Indonesia, Italy, Mexico and the United States. They will also be able to review simple metrics like the number of messages read to see whats working, the statement said. The addition of business profiles and new messaging tools aimed at business customers is part of the company's broader plan to generate revenue by charging larger ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 18:59

The Variety Kit includes five Toy-Con projects: two RC cars; one fishing rod; one house; one motorbike; and one piano. The Variety Kit will be available at a suggested retail price of $69.99, and $79.99 for the Robot Kit . Pressing the ignition button starts the engine, while twisting the right handle activates the throttle. Toy-Con Piano: After assembling a beautifully crafted 13-key piano and inserting the Nintendo Switch console and Joy-Con, you can experiment with your own ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 18:48

The NIA today filed a charge sheet against terror masterminds Hafiz Saeed and Syed Salahuddin and ten Kashmiri separatists for alleged terror funding in the Valley before a city court, which said it would decide on taking its cognizance on January 30.

by | January 18, 2018 | 18:22

The firm has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Wednesday, July 19. Calamos Advisors Llc increased Int'l Business Machines Corp ( IBM ) stake by 2.88% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The stock increased 2.26% or $3.7 during the last trading session, reaching $167.55. Another trade for 8,400 shares valued at $844,265 was made by Juliana B.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:20

Apple has 84,000 USA employees, out of 123,000 full-time equivalent employees worldwide, as of. Apple has been under increasing pressure to make United States investments since the 2016 presidential campaign, when Trump targeted the iPhone maker for making products in Asian factories.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:01

Instagram may have unlocked an engagement booster: a new "secret" commenting feature that only appears after you have looked at ... With Instagram and Facebook stories now a prevalent presence in our contemporary social media use , it's impossible to ignore that Instagram has very successfully duplicated the things people liked most about Snapchat's interactive features (real-time, seemingly more authentic instant video recordings than a curated and filtered photo, for one) and ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:56

Apple has for years lobbied for corporate tax reform. "We believe deeply in the power of American ingenuity, and we are focusing our investments in areas where we can have a direct impact on job creation and job preparedness", said Apple chief executive Tim Cook in a statement.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:06

Arcade Edition provides the core content from the initial Street Fighter® V release and access to the downloadable content updates such as the previously released Cinematic Story Mode and Versus CPU Mode. Ryu, who has not been exactly topping the charts in season 2, benefits from the "relaxed juggle points" in " Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition ". These new features include six new fighters, a few different modes and challenges, and much more.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:09

As time rolled on, however, some folk lucky enough to get to grips with the game had more positive things to say, even if the Metal Gear faithful took those previews with a gallon of salt. Metal Gear Survive has kicked off its beta, which will run from today until January 21, 2018. When Metal Gear Survive was announced in August of a year ago, the backlash and hand-wringing was harsh and instant.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:59

YouTube's new rules have been introduced after the Logan Paul controversy. The company wants to protect their users, investors, and advertisers from questionable content that somehow make it through the filters. It will be taken down if it's flagged for content reasons. The rest of the world will get the same monitoring process after March. The moves came as YouTube strived to assure companies their ads would not appear with offensive or inappropriate videos.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:59

Foxconn, also known as Hon Hai Precision Industry, is expected to fulfill half of the orders. Sources say that they expect to ship 10 to 12 million units by the end of 2018. In December 2017, Apple HomePod was out for shipment with an eleventh-hour delay due to software and hardware integration problem. Following the disasterous release of an early HomePod beta in late July, which wound up revealing details about the then-unannounced iPhone X, Apple released a new and less revealing ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:16

We will announce when the official signing will take place in a couple of days. The Spain worldwide, 30, has played 422 games for the Catalan club since rejoining from Manchester United in 2008. Gerard Pique has committed his long-term future to Barcelona by putting pen to paper on a new deal until 2022. His current contract was to expire later this year.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:40

After twice failing to get a federal court to void President Trump's appointment of Mick Mulvaney to serve as acting director, English has filed an appeal with the U.S. "Millions of Americans will have few other options to cover urgent expenses like rent, a vehicle payment, or a medical emergency if regulators succeed in shutting off access to small dollar loans", said Daniel Press , CEI policy analyst and author of the report , How the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Payday Loan ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:33

This concerning bug causes an iPhone crash when a certain link is sent, and in certain cases may freeze the iPhone or Mac entirely. Experts have not pinpointed the exact cause of the chaiOS bug just yet, but unlike Effective Power, chaiOS also works on macOS, not just iOS devices.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:59

While the rollout might be good for Australians and New Zealanders who want Echoes for themselves, it'll be harder for Amazon to wean them off other music streaming services, like Spotify , which has been available in Australia since 2012.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:36

For example, absorbing power from Krillin allows Android 21 to use "Solar Flare". When she transforms and enters combat, her skin turns pink, her hair white, her eyes red, and she sprouts a tail. Based on the info provided, it looks like she'll have a mechanic similar to Super Smash Brothers' Kirby, that allows her to absorb an enemy's strength and use their signature skill.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:22

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ) operates under Healthcare sector, shares price surged 1.36% during latest trading session. Shares of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) traded down 0.14% on Thursday, reaching $117.08. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to "Overweight" on Thursday, May 26. On Wednesday, March 1 the stock rating was maintained by BTIG Research with "Buy".

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:09

A statement issued by the company said: "A mix of pure electric vehicles and e-power vehicles will be offered - demonstrating the full range of ultra-low emission vehicle technology available to Infiniti as the premium brand within the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance".

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:31

Google has focused on speed as a search ranking factor for years, but it focused on desktop at the time, rather than mobile. A slow page may still rank well if it's content is highly relevant to what the user is searching for. Under the change, Google will take page speeds into account in determining its rankings for mobile searches. Google is not offering a standalone tool for web publishers to help them get ready for this shift, but did point to a number of resources that can provide ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:00

Wiig starred for seven seasons on NBC's SNL , where she was a regular from 2005-12. 30 Rock's Collen McGuiness created the new series, which is still untitled, and will be the showrunner. Sittenfeld will act as consulting producer. See more on Witherspoon's other projects in the video below. She and Jennifer Aniston will also star in a now untitled morning show drama for the streamer, and she will executive produce " Are You Sleeping ", co-produced by Chernin Entertainment with ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 22:45

Epic Games has revealed that more than 45 million people are now playing Fortnite Battle Royale around the world, as friendly fire is disabled. Despite the fact that the experience is free, it's a remarkable feat. The most anticipated part of this major update is the improvements that are being made to the map for Battle Royale . That said, one significant advantage " Fortnite " does have over " PUBG " is that it is free-to-play and is readily available on the PC, Xbox One , and ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 20:57

Second, if you're on a group plan, " Bill Protection kicks in at different usage points based on the number of people on your plan", Google notes. While Google's MVNO service is ideal for subscribers that only use a little bit of data every month, it's not particularly suited for heavy data users.

by | January 17, 2018 | 20:25

In fact, the map will include nods to World of Warcraft , Hearthstone and Diablo III, as well as Heroes of the Storm, among other Easter Eggs. Aside from Blizzard World and the, expect a follow up to last year's Lunar Event that celebrated the Year of the Rooster.

by | January 17, 2018 | 19:47

Total snow accumulations of one quarter to one half inches are expected, with locally higher totals up to one inch. Accumulation of 3 to 5 inches is anticipated once the snow starts after midnight Wednesday , and the storm will likely continue through the late morning.

by | January 17, 2018 | 17:58

J.J. Abrams has written a new sci-fi drama television series that is now the subject of a bidding war between Apple and HBO, Variety has confirmed with sources. He also has creator credits for " Lost ", " Felicity ", " Alias " and " Fringe " on his résumé. Television-based Bad Robot Productions banner topper Ben Stephenson.

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:56

It has outperformed by 55.06% the S&P500. Bowen Hanes & Co Inc increased its stake in Walt Disney ( DIS ) by 7.61% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Junto Capital Management Lp, which manages about $738.27M and $1.22B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Twenty First Centy Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) by 763,186 shares to 515,455 shares, valued at $13.60 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:49

Google Arts & Culture has teamed up with more than 1,200 global museums , galleries and institutions from 70 countries for the app. "Maps [browser] has been accessible on desktop for years, but does not have an official presence in Android or iOS app stores in China", Google spokesman Taj Meadows told Reuters .

by | January 17, 2018 | 15:32

Microsoft claims the Surface Book 2 is up to five times more powerful than the original and is twice as powerful as the latest MacBook Pro. Here is the link to the Surface Book 2 13-inch variant sales page in the UK. I've just checked here in the United Kingdom, and at the time of writing I can't find a way to pre-order the 15-inch version of the Surface Book 2 - we will have to wait for the offer to go live later.

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:19

The site also notes that the controller's case - which isn't shown in these images - acts as a charger that'll top up the controller when you're done playing. It's been a popular choice for Xbox One gamers, and even PC players who occasionally want to use a controller, and now it looks like a second version is on the way.

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:15

There will be four color options: Gold, Gray, Black, and Blue. The specs ideally ties it to being a midranger, with Samsung's Exynos 7872 SoC inside, Mali G71 GPU and a 3000mAh battery packed with fast charging rates (18W), which Meizu claims to last for 9.5 hours of video playback.

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:00

Kaspersky Lab describes it as "one of the most advanced mobile implants" it has ever come across, and says it "includes a number of advanced features not seen in the wild before", which can give an attacker full remote control of an infected device.

by | January 17, 2018 | 12:45

Smart home assistants were scattered across the show floor at CES this year - in the form of speakers , digital clocks and even refrigerators - as companies saw the opportunity to use voice control systems like Alexa and Google Assistant to manage smart home devices .

by | January 17, 2018 | 12:33

While Amazon India has been teasing the Galaxy On7 Prime for a while now, it was only recently that it started teasing Samsung Mall specifics as well. 1,200 will be given after the next 12 months. The smartphone also comes with Samsung Pay Mini support to make instant payments using UPI and leading mobile wallets.

by | January 17, 2018 | 11:58

Samsung, as official Wireless Communications Equipment and Computing Equipment partner for the games has announced a limited edition Winter Olympics themed Note 8 which will be given away to competitors, as well as International Olympic Committee and POCOG staff.