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by | October 09, 2017 | 17:12

In the case of Puerto Rico , Google would launch about 30 Loon balloons to help counteract the problem of the lack of connectivity to the internet network and cell phone service caused by Hurricane Maria. Each balloon can serve up to 5,000 square kms, so the fleet is expected to provide service over all of Puerto Rico and potentially parts of the US Virgin Islands.

by | October 09, 2017 | 16:28

PDT, in a launch which was visible from many parts of Southern California. The company landed the first stage of the rocket on a droneship in the Pacific Ocean for future reuse. On Wednesday, the company is scheduled to launch a hybrid broadcasting satellite to be used by both SES and EchoStar. We'll update this article when the Falcon 9 completes its primary mission with those results.

by | October 09, 2017 | 15:13

Oneplus 5 was out on the market just a few month ago and now, we have reports on the successor to the phone, Oneplus 5T, having its exclusive leak out on the Internet. Well, it looks like OnePlus is going to stick to the same strategy this year as well by launching the OnePlus 5T, an alleged render of which has surfaced online.

by | October 09, 2017 | 14:05

WhatsApp Business will allow businesses to have access to analytics, giving them comprehensive look at how often their customers interact with them and how popular are their texts. A user can not register on both accounts with a same number. You are free to use even a landline number of your business. The most interesting feature of this app is the automated message option.

by | October 09, 2017 | 13:04

Paid money. wrote apps 4 them. but volume of users is too low for most companies to invest. The software maker branched its development process into "feature2", leaving Windows Phone fans disappointed. Manufacturers and app developer alike were moving fast to Android, but Microsoft didn't want to give up. The Windows OS run mobile phones came into being way before Apple and Google unveiled their operating systems.

by | October 08, 2017 | 19:02

Let us know in the comments section below. The Challenge pack and first set of featured contracts will arrive on October 13, with Hatch's featured contracts later in the month. Our next batch of 10 player-curated Featured Contracts arrives later in the month. The creators of the game Hitman was announced , at which time the game expects a big update.

by | October 08, 2017 | 12:35

They calculated how much gas was allocated during the eruption, and concluded that the atmosphere on the satellite remained over seventy million years. The Moon was three times closer to Earth during the time when it had an atmosphere, and its appearance would have seemed much larger from our planet earth, according to Futurism.

by | October 08, 2017 | 10:57

Whilst there are nearly always a few incidents of this kind for new iPhone models, it certainly seems like there have been more than usual for the launch of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Another user in Japan shared images to Twitter claiming to show the screen separating from the body of his device. Many reports of this nature do turn out to be fake, upon further investigation.

by | October 08, 2017 | 10:05

Home Max will be available in Chalk (white) and Charcoal (grayish black). It has four LED lights to let users know when it is active. The Google Home Max is first ever speaker from Google that comes with Smart Sound. Tap the top of the speaker to pause, or the sides to change the volume. "To sound great, the speaker needs to adjust to your home". The firm says that the new Home Mini can connect with any Chromecast speakers.

by | October 08, 2017 | 07:54

China's state-backed ThePaper .cn cited an iPhone buyer surnamed Liu as saying his newly purchased iPhone 8 Plus arrived cracked open on October 5. While the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were lacklusture in comparison to iPhone X , this was perhaps the last thing Apple wanted. However, the iPhone 8 Plus issue is not as serious as the Note 7 , but it's bothering the users of the smartphone.

by | October 08, 2017 | 01:54

Ricardo Rossello in a Friday tweet . The agency formed a task force this week and approved an advance of $77 million to support carriers working to restore telecommunications services. Pai said that this includes the "the rebuilding of communications infrastructure and restoration of communications services". In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services .

by | October 07, 2017 | 08:42

The image makes up part of a picture meant to depict the aftermath of a break-in at Gotham Brokerage. A man is shown laying on the floor in an emptied bank vault, but he's not a painting or 3D model. We've reached out to Telltale for comment, but have yet to hear back from them. A Batman video game has provoked an outcry online after it appeared to use an image of an assassinated Russian diplomat in one of its scenes.

by | October 07, 2017 | 08:22

The first Pixel debuted a year ago with a significant marketing push: during the last three months of the year, Google spent an estimated US$110 million to air 12 Pixel-related commercials, according to data from advertising measurement firm iSpot.tv.

by | October 07, 2017 | 07:52

Star Wars: Battlefront II is now in beta testing phase, open beta went live just a few hours ago, and if you are among one of those few ones that don't know how to download the Battlefront II Open beta then out our extensive coverage on how to get it.

by | October 07, 2017 | 04:02

Nick Lazaridis, president of the EMEA regions at HP, told The Register that the company concluded that "it doesn't make sense" in continuing to build Windows Phone handsets when Microsoft itself doesn't seem as interested in its own mobile operating system.

by | October 07, 2017 | 02:27

The Amazon ECHO line up consists of two new smart speakers Echo and the Echo Plus as well as the Echo Spot that is basically an alarm clock speaker with a display. Amazon's launch of a new family of Echo products guards its flank from emerging competitors in a number of different segments. There are now more than 10m Alexa-powered devices in homes around the world.

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:24

Usually, the harvest moon occurs in September. This particular moon is named for its importance to farmers who may have relied on the bright moon to bring in the last of the crops. While the harvest moon actually lasts for a few night, people who want to take a picture of the "orange moon" that is mostly associated with the harvest moon will have to do so just as it appears up in the sky on the evening of October 5.

by | October 06, 2017 | 23:55

On its website on Thursday, China's state-backed ThePaper .cn cited an iPhone buyer surnamed Liu as saying his newly purchased iPhone 8 Plus arrived cracked open on October 5. Adding to these two incidents are more cases of cracked open iPhone 8 Plus units, as reported by MacRumors . Such incidents will surely downplay the popularity of Apple's latest flagship, which is already being reported to have a comparatively slower start.

by | October 06, 2017 | 23:34

In the first-of-its-kind study, Zain Habib Alhindi, from University of Manchester in United Kingdom used different concentrations of Surgihoney, a biologically engineered honey that produces chemically reactive molecules containing oxygen, to test how effective it could be in destroying the fungus Fusarium.

by | October 06, 2017 | 23:06

Inside the box, engraved on the motherboard is a cutesy picture of Halo's Master Chief riding a scorpion. If you weren't quick enough to get the Project Scorpio edition , you can still preorder the standard 1TB Xbox One X here. All Project Scorpio editions were pre-ordered as soon as they became available, with Microsoft claiming it is the fastest selling Xbox pre-order ever.

by | October 06, 2017 | 23:03

Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on the company. Shares of Yum China Holdings ( YUMC ) opened at 39.97 on Friday. In this article we are focusing Historical volatility of Yum China Holdings, Inc. In other news, insider Mark Chu sold 22,184 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $68.17, for a total value of $813,813.46.

by | October 06, 2017 | 16:26

Amelia DiStasio is now in the Milwaukee County Jail , being held on $400,000 bail. When firefighters broke into a Milwaukee apartment to investigate a report of smoke, they immediately found the source - the charred, lifeless body of a 4-year-old child, the Journal Sentinel reported.

by | October 06, 2017 | 16:26

Owners of 64-bit iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices running on iOS 11.0.1 and iOS 11 .0.2 can no longer downgrade their device's operating system to iOS 10.3.3 as Apple closed down their signing window. Apple didn't directly comment on whether the newest update affected battery life. Getting back to the new batch of emoji that are packed into iOS 11 .1 beta 2, you should expect hundreds of new toys for texting, including "more emotive smiley faces, gender-neutral characters, clothing ...

by | October 06, 2017 | 16:23

The product is marketed several features, including a sushi chef. The Pixel 2 , rolled out in partnership with Verizon , will be available with 5-inch or 6-inch screens and in 64 GB or 128 GB sizes. Google is also continuously updating language support on Google Assistant . The launch comes in the wake of Apple's announcement of a new line of iPhones , and Amazon's upgrades to its Echo speakers powered by its Alexa digital assistant.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:41

Mr Strafach‏ checked this against tens of thousands of other apps on the App Store and found that Uber was the only non-Apple software to include the string of data, known as an entitlement. The concern is that Uber - or a hacker who managed to break into Uber's network - could silently monitor activity on an iPhone user's screen, stealing passwords and other personal information.

by | October 06, 2017 | 13:19

Lenovo is celebrating 25 years of ThinkPad with a massive sale on every customizable ThinkPad in their lineup. The original ThinkPad 700C was announced back on October 5, 1992 and the latest one with contemporary specs is the ThinkPad T470 .

by | October 06, 2017 | 12:54

By playing the Iron Banner playlist you can earn Iron Banner Token every match, Daily and Season Milestones and brand new armour. Iron Banner is back baby! To gain access to the Iron Banner event in the first place though, you'll have to have completed the main Destiny 2 campaign, have spoken to Lord Saladin in the Tower, and embark on the Iron Banner quest.

by | October 06, 2017 | 10:42

She also said: "He never said anything to me or took any action that I was aware of that I understood in any way to be a warning that something awful like this was going to happen". Piece by piece, investigators have put together a profile of Paddock - a retired accountant - making meticulous preparations for the moment when he smashed a plate-glass window in the 32nd floor of his hotel room and opened fire with a weapon, apparently modified to spew bullets with the split-second speed of an ...

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:44

Both Tillerson and Trump said the report wasn't true. In an early morning tweet Thursday, Trump called for the Senate Intel Committee to investigate " Fake News Networks". Tillerson held a presser, one of those audience-of-one presentations, at which he denied wanting to resign, though he did not answer the "moron" question.

by | October 06, 2017 | 02:25

Surprisingly, the Pixel 2 does not have dual rear cameras, but Google claims it doesn't need them. The former comes in "kinda blue", "just black" and "clearly white", while the 6-inch Pixel 2 has an aluminum body and glass visor and comes in just black or black and white.

by | October 06, 2017 | 02:03

This will decrease flight costs and make the project more affordable. Tech tycoon Elon Musk is no stranger to making headlines, or, one could argue, history, but even for Musk , his latest SpaceX announcement seems downright ambitious.

by | October 06, 2017 | 01:29

In a statement upon signing the bill, Brown said: "These are uncertain times for undocumented Californians and their families, and this bill strikes a balance that will protect public safety, while bringing a measure of comfort to those families who are now living in fear every day", ABC News reported.

by | October 05, 2017 | 23:36

Developer CD Projekt RED has announced that the game's PS4 Pro patch is now live, bringing a couple of enhancements to the game when playing it on the more powerful console. The same update is also planned for Xbox One X . It should be released soon after the console hits global markets later this year. Chances are, we will see a patch since Microsoft is pushing hard for the Xbox One X.

by | October 05, 2017 | 22:42

The company also announced new kid-friendly accounts for Home, so kids can have their preferences saved as part of a large linked family account. The world is basically moving towards simplicity and ease. Another thing that Google introduced to Google Home was voice recognition. So if you have a Nest camera set up, you can ask Home to show the live feed on your TV via Chromecast.

by | October 05, 2017 | 22:30

A tall tower stands in Ultra Megalopolis, and The Pokemon Company hints that something special may await players at the top. As a young, fresh-eyed Pokemon trainer, you'll ride a legendary light beast through portals into Ultra Space, battle Ultra Beasts on their home turf, and hopefully stop this ugly darkness monster from making eternal night of your world.