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by | January 18, 2018 | 23:05

Facebook said it would learn from the experience and hope to expand "Watch Party" in the future. "As we think about video on Facebook, we're focused on creating experiences that bring people closer together and inspire human connection instead of passive consumption", Simoi said.

by | January 18, 2018 | 22:53

In fact, 2017 is second only to global temperatures in 2016, and climate change deniers can't even blame it on El Niño, because the weather pattern wasn't wreaking havoc past year. According to NASA, the planet's average surface temperature has increased about 2 degrees Fahrenheit in the last century, mostly driven by man-made emissions into the atmosphere.

by | January 18, 2018 | 22:08

These devices include Mi 2 (released in 2012) and the latest Mi Max 2. We have previously reported that the Xiaomi Mi 7 could launch in March 2018 . The Mi Mix 2S will come with codename Polaris. Xiaomi has already revealed that the upcoming Mi 7 will come with Qualcomm's upcoming flagship processor, Snapdragon 845 which will be coupled with 6GB of RAM.

by | January 18, 2018 | 21:20

Google has officially announced that Huawei will be offering Android Messages as the built-in option for its Android smartphone lineup from this point on. The Chinese smartphone giant announced today that it will be making Google's Android Messages app its default messaging app across all its devices. This will enable faster time-to-market for RCS services so more subscribers can get access to RCS messaging.

by | January 18, 2018 | 20:55

But bipartisan congressional negotiations with the White House faltered last week , prompting Republican leaders to begin pushing for the passage of a stopgap measure to fund the government through February 16. "We still don't have the votes here in the House". "I think we all have a pretty good idea of what we have to do". "If President Obama can create the Deferred Action program, then certainly President Trump can uncreate it".

by | January 18, 2018 | 19:43

Some people have been chewing or swallowing them and posting videos online. Google has started clamping down on YouTube videos displaying the " Tide Pod challenge", in which people record themselves intentionally biting into laundry detergent tabs to gain bragging rights.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:38

Talking about the camera on the phone, the phone has a 13 megapixel primary and 2-megapixel secondary sensor on the rear. The phone has a 2.36GHz octa-core HiSilicion Kirin 659 system-on-chip, with four ARM Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 2.36GHz and four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.7GHz, paired with the Mali-T830MP2 GPU.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:15

From that glorious view of Earth to simply being alone out there in the vastness of space, photos of McCandless during his flight with nothing but a special jetpack show not just the beauty but also the fear inspired by human spaceflight.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:04

One of the emails noted that "There is nothing confirmed but it is suspected that a pellet gun might have been used in these incidents". The report says that the first known attack took place on Friday, January 12th, and the incident took place while the bus was carrying passengers from Apple's Cupertino headquarters back to their homes in San Francisco.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:41

The name of the asteroid is 2002 AJ129, and NASA has classified it as a "potentially hazardous" asteroid . Conspiracy theorists claim the Earth is due a direct hit with an asteroid . And If the space rock were to slam into the oceans, it would generate huge tsunamis, hundreds of metres high. A giant asteroid is about two weeks away from Earth, and scientists at Nasa say it's trajectory is just a little too close for comfort.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:52

Parts of southern Scotland and north east England are being told to prepare for more heavy snow from 21:00 tonight until 05:00 on Thursday. Supt Calum Glenny said: "Despite some hard weather conditions in the Dumfries and Galloway area which caused some disruption, the weather was not as severe as was first forecast".

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:43

Facebook told MPs in December that there was minimal interference from the notorious "Internet Research Agency" based in Russian Federation, which had previously been alleged to have tried to interfere with the USA presidential election, won by Donald Trump in November 2016.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:27

Earlier, when users clicked on the link, the YouTube video would open in YouTube app installed on smartphones. In order to get the new YouTube PiP (Picture-in-Picture) support feature, users need to download the latest version v2.18.11 of WhatsApp for iPhone from the App Store.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:18

Leo Varadkar had told MEPs that the United Kingdom will be one of many "small states" on the global stage after Brexit , and claimed people in Northern Ireland wanted to remain in the Customs Union and Single Market because the region voted against Breixt.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:50

Unusual enough, the Moto Z3 and its companion seem to lack a fingerprint reader, so the rumors go as far as mentioning a face recognition or an iris scanner, but a fingerprint scanner embedded in the display is also in the cards. The Moto G6 Plus is expected to ship in Black, Silver and Dark Teal colors with a price tag of $330, while the Moto G6 Play could come in Gold, Deep Blue, and Dark Charcoal colors, though no price has now been rumored.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:48

Five days ago, a new security update for Adobe Flash Player was released which solves issues regarding the plugin vulnerabilities that are installed on any supported edition of Windows (Windows 8.1, Windows 10 and other server versions). Online criminals are notorious for taking advantage of publicized events and rapidly exploiting them, typically via phishing campaigns. "This particular one is interesting because people were told to apply a patch, which is exactly what the crooks are ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:48

In South Korea, regulators warned they may shut down cryptocurrency exchanges completely after limiting their operations, while China is said to have intensified its curbs on trading of the digital coins, extending restrictions to over-the-counter and peer-to-peer platforms after banning exchanges past year.

by | January 17, 2018 | 22:23

With over 64 hours of video lessons and a dynamic mix of hands-on labs and other interactive assessments, all developed by Googlers, this certificate program introduces people to troubleshooting and customer service, networking, operating systems, system administration, automation, and security-all the fundamentals of IT support.

by | January 17, 2018 | 21:21

It has underperformed by 62.73% the S&P500. Violich Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Agnico (AEM) by 29.33% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. 82 funds opened positions while 285 raised stakes. Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE: SIG ) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $-0.2/Share lagging the analyst estimate of $0.1/Share by a difference of $-0.3.

by | January 17, 2018 | 21:21

Apple now employs 84,000 people in the USA, with the bulk of those being in California, where it's headquartered. "A payment of that size would likely be the largest of its kind ever made", the company said in the release. Apple's announcement is the latest in a series of corporate declarations that companies would increase investment following the passage of a tax bill late past year which cuts the corporate tax rate to 21% from 35%.

by | January 17, 2018 | 20:50

Cloud AutoML, which will eventually expand beyond images, is supposed to help bridge the gap between the companies that need custom machine learning tools and the handful that are able to pay top dollar for the technical talent needed to implement those same tools.

by | January 17, 2018 | 19:46

The two governments agreed North Korea will send a delegation comprising athletes and high-ranking officials to the Winter Games at minister-level talks held in Panmunjom on January 9. Tension has been high as the North staged a flurry of nuclear and missile tests since previous year and Mr Kim traded threats of war and personal attacks with US President Donald Trump.

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:59

This means that the current market cap of the cryptos is $584 billion, and on January 7th, the market cap was at $832 billion. Bitcoin briefly dropped below the $10,000 mark Tuesday, slipping under the psychologically important level it topped for the first time last November.

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:11

We've heard the new Fable is planned as a story and character-focussed open-world action RPG. Microsoft's decision to return to the much-loved fantasy world of Albion comes less than two years after it shut down Fable creator Lionhead and cancelled Fable Legends .

by | January 17, 2018 | 15:16

Marathon Capital Management now owns 10,986 shares of the chip maker's stock valued at $371,000 after purchasing an additional 80 shares in the last quarter. Firm's net income measured an average growth rate of -2.40%. Among 5 analysts covering Tarena International ( NASDAQ:TEDU ), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold.

by | January 17, 2018 | 15:06

The stock decreased 0.55% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $89.11. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 34.52% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. 26,763 shares were sold by COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE , worth $1.98M. $4.00 million worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) was sold by Hood Amy .

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:54

Super Mario Odyssey Update (February 2018) - In a bid to improve the already-acclaimed Super Mario Odyssey , Nintendo says there'll be a new mode for people who have completed the main story. According to Lavoue, he doubts that VR can "appeal to the mainstream" saying that customers would rather have an "all-inclusive package" rather than pay expand their hardware with headsets and other augments.

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:49

The successor to the Xperia XZ Pro is also widely expected to feature a 4K screen, much like many other Sony-made flagships released in the last three years. On the Xperia XZ Pro's rear a dual-lens camera setup is features, with an 18MP and 12MP sensors likely working in tandem to produce better phone photography.

by | January 17, 2018 | 12:33

JioPhone users who now recharge their number with Rs 153 plan will get 1GB daily data along with unlimited STD/local calls, free roaming and 100 SMSes per day. The scheme is available for Prime users only. The other Rs 300 cashback will be credited directly to the user's account via select digital wallets that the company has partnered with.

by | January 17, 2018 | 12:21

The new Land Rover Defender Works V8 70th Edition is an interim model, created to stimulate interest in the Defender brand. To mark the company's 70th anniversary this year, it's launching the fastest and most powerful version it's ever produced.

by | January 17, 2018 | 11:19

Conditions were otherwise reasonably good to bat in, and with India also offering de Villiers release balls every now and then - width the most frequent culprit - South Africa's lead was beginning to trouble India , and their worries were compounded by Elgar's stay.

by | January 17, 2018 | 08:38

The report "Global Smart Parking System Market " evaluates the current and future market opportunities of Smart Parking System industry. This criterion may act as Smart Doorbell resource supply and storage house for data investigation taking into account each aspect of North America Smart Doorbell market .

by | January 17, 2018 | 08:34

With Mobikwik, the consumers will be able to avail a flat INR 2100 SuperCash on purchase. Standard Chartered credit and debit cardholders can get a discount of 10% while purchasing the smartphone. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope. Besides, there is an artificial intelligence (AI) powered personal assistant called Niki.AI that enables users to access services such as payments, recharges, entertainment, movie ticketing, health and ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 06:56

An article in ruling party organ the Rodong Sinmun condemned South Korean President Moon Jae-in's comments that the South-North relationship "can't go separately" from the nuclear issue and suggestions that U.S. The warning is relatively milder than the North's typical fiery, bellicose rhetoric and it didn't appear to put the recent signs of warming Korean ties in imminent danger.

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:00

Two Point Studios is heading up the development, which would make this the second project that they're working on under the Sega publishing label. The game comes from Two Point Studios, which former Lionhead employees Mark Webley and Gary Carr founded in 2016.