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IT Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 reportedly hinted on Flipkart, sports 18:9 display
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 reportedly hinted on Flipkart, sports 18:9 display

Ankit Chugh detailed about the phone on Twitter where he also shared the specifications of the Redmi Note 5 . The new Redmi Note 5 series will be sold exclusively on Flipkart . Xiaomi India will be hosting an event in the National Capital on February 14 . The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 will be the successor of the hit Redmi Note 4 and will look a bit different than the Redmi 5 Plus which was announced in China at the end of previous year.

IT Facebook App's 'Protect' Feature Could Be Tracking Your Activity
Author: 0 Facebook App's 'Protect' Feature Could Be Tracking Your Activity

However, small-print found on Onavo's page on the App Store reveals its potential to be used for more than just security purposes. "We recently began letting people in the USA access Onavo Protect from the Facebook app on their iOS devices", Erez Naveh, Product Manager at Onavo told TechCrunch via email.

IT The Evil Within 2 Update Adds a First-Person Mode Option
Author: 0 The Evil Within 2 Update Adds a First-Person Mode Option

Bethesda is looking to make it even scarier with the release of a new free update. Bethesda notes that The Evil Within 2's free trial version will also include the new first-person view mode. Well, most of its entirety; producer Shinsaku Ohara explains that there are a few sections of the game that just don't work from a first-person perspective, so those stay third-person, but the rest of the game is playable in first-person.

Author: 0 Why Android P might be redeisgned to embrace the iPhone X notch

The iPhone X has a starting price of $999. While Google may be able to implement this on its own Pixel range of phones, most other top smartphone makers like Samsung and Xiaomi use their own in-house user interfaces and therefore, this objective itself appears to be standing on thin ice.

IT Skype Bug Could Allow Attackers To Gain System-Level Access
Author: 0 Skype Bug Could Allow Attackers To Gain System-Level Access

Apparently, the bug works by using a DLL hijacking technique that allows an attacker to misdirect the Skype update installer into installing malicious code, instead of the intended updates. When it comes to the Microsoft Skype Messenger, this thread not only applied to Windows but Apple operating system as well. Kanthak said: "An unprivileged (local) user who is able to place UXTheme.dll or any of the other DLLs loaded by the vulnerable executable in '%SystemRoot%\Temp\' gains escalation ...

IT Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 5 Pro at highly competitive prices
Author: 0 Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 5 Pro at highly competitive prices

The biggest change in the new smartphone compared to its predecessor is the bezel-less design, 18:9 aspect ratio, and larger 5.99-inch display. India will be the first market to get the Redmi Note 5 Pro smartphone, which is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor and Kryo 260 CPU.

IT Google Shipped 3.9 Million Pixel Units Last Year
Author: 0 Google Shipped 3.9 Million Pixel Units Last Year

Francisco Jeronimo , the IDC research director that revealed the figure above, noted that shipments have actually doubled, but as The Verge's Vlad Savov points out it's still less than the iPhones sold in a week. While top devices from Apple and Samsung are widely available via all major wireless providers, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL handsets can only be had through Google's online store or from Verizon (in the US).

IT THQ Nordic buys Saints Row owner Koch Media
Author: 0 THQ Nordic buys Saints Row owner Koch Media

In a note to press, THQ Nordic said it has no plans to restructure Deep Silver, which hopefully means jobs are safe (there are 150 people now at Volition, for example), and Koch Media will continue to operate as a separate entity within the THQ Nordic group.

IT Hot Wheels Making Real-Life Rocket League RC Toy Set
Author: 0 Hot Wheels Making Real-Life Rocket League RC Toy Set

This promotion is an offshoot from the huge Hot Wheels collaboration between Rocket League and the toy manufacturer, so it looks like this was a match made in heaven. You can expect to see some really, really cool things come out of our new Hot Wheels alliance. Around this time a year ago, Psyonix and Hot Wheels announced a partnership , adding Hot Wheels-related cars and items to the hit arcade soccer title.

IT Mercedes-AMG G63 AMG brings in 577bhp to the table
Author: 0 Mercedes-AMG G63 AMG brings in 577bhp to the table

Mercedes-Benz's top-selling model worldwide, the C-Class compact sedan , is getting an update that will add more power and automated driver safety systems. The new Mercedes-Benz S-Class facelift will be the first-ever BS-VI auto to be launched in the Indian market. Mercedes-AMG also fits the ride control adaptive suspension setup, which comes with three damping modes - Comfort, Sport and Sport+ - and is automatically controlled to adapt to the conditions.

IT Google Experiment Brings Smart Replies Feature To Popular Messaging Apps
Author: 0 Google Experiment Brings Smart Replies Feature To Popular Messaging Apps

Now it seems that Google wants to bring the feature to more chat apps , and not just those made by Google. The shared mail highlights some of the key features of the Reply app like the app can mute your phone while you're driving and reply to anyone who sends you text that you can't chat right now .

IT Epic unveils roadmap for near future of Fortnite
Author: 0 Epic unveils roadmap for near future of Fortnite

One of the more popular guns in Fortnite's Battle Royale mode is the SMG, but obviously the weapon is unbalancing things somewhere along the line as Epic has chose to remove it and hide it in the so-called Vault , at least for the time being.

IT United Kingdom younger audiences moving off Facebook
Author: 0 United Kingdom younger audiences moving off Facebook

The number of teens and young adults in the United Kingdom using Facebook is falling, as young people opt for Snapchat and the social network's own Instagram platform instead. According to eMarketer, however, the number of Facebook users aged 11 or younger will drop by 9.3 percent in the United States. For the first time, the majority of US internet users between the ages of 12 and 17 won't use Facebook once a month this year, eMarketer said.

IT An intruder slid down the giant ramp during Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony
Author: 0 An intruder slid down the giant ramp during Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has invited the South's President Moon Jae-in for a summit in Pyongyang, Seoul said Saturday. Bach told Reuters in an interview on Monday he would make the visit on the North's invitation as part of an agreement between the International Olympic Committee and both North and South Korea .

IT Instagram notifies you when someone takes screenshot of your Story
Author: 0 Instagram notifies you when someone takes screenshot of your Story

This new feature - the latest to be lifted from Snapchat - hasn't been turned on for all users in order for Instagram to first gauge response. Basically, Instagram Stories is the exact same feature as was seen earlier on Snapchats where it was called as Snap.

IT MI basketball's begin too scorching for Wisconsin in 83-72 highway win
Author: 0 MI basketball's begin too scorching for Wisconsin in 83-72 highway win

Simpson would miss the front end of both of his one-and-one attempts before being removed from the game, but the rest of the Wolverines kept the Badgers from using fouls against them. "We've got really good passers, and it's going to correct itself". On the season, Wisconsin basketball averages 67.4 points, 31.3 rebounds and 12.9 assists per game.

IT Olympics hit by cyberattack, source not revealed
Author: 0 Olympics hit by cyberattack, source not revealed

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach called it "a very emotional moment", one that gave him "goosebumps". In a pool report filed from Pence's flight to Alaska from PyeongChang on Saturday night, a senior administration official said that the Vice-President had not been trying to avoid the North Koreans so much as he was trying to ignore them.

IT Amid Olympic thaw, Pence says allies united in isolating N. Korea
Author: 0 Amid Olympic thaw, Pence says allies united in isolating N. Korea

These two images gave some Opening Ceremony viewers from home the impression that the Olympic athletes marched, cheered and waved their flags to an empty stadium. "You will inspire us by competing for the highest honour in the Olympic spirit of excellence, respect and fair play", said Bach. Reporters from North Korea check their equipment and the venue.

Author: 0 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

New York-based Paradigm Cap Mgmt has invested 2.49% in Insight Enterprises, Inc. Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January 30th. Bank of America upgraded Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . On Friday, June 10 the stock rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs with "Buy". The stock is now moving below its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -7.05% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 1.46 percent.

IT Olympics body says sorry to Iran over 'misunderstanding'
Author: 0 Olympics body says sorry to Iran over 'misunderstanding'

Iranian sports commentator Mostafa Shoughi said that Samsung's reluctance to issue Iranian athletes its new smartphones is "not just a stupid move, but also a gross violation of the National Olympic Committee Charter". Iran's ambassador to Seoul Mohammad Hossein Taherian told the country's state-run Islamic Republic News Agency ( IRNA ) on Friday that Iranian athletes have rejected the offer of the Olympic phone created by Samsung Electronics.

IT Asus Zenfone 5 Lite leaked with four cameras, FHD+ 18:9 display
Author: 0 Asus Zenfone 5 Lite leaked with four cameras, FHD+ 18:9 display

The setup is slightly raised and houses just the two camera lens. This Zenfone 5 model will bear the model number ZE620KL (X00QD) and will feature an iPhone X like design. The vertical dual camera setup can be seen, as well as the single LED flash below it. The Zenfone 5 Lite will feature a USB Type-C port and a fingerprint sensor as well.

IT Kuwait- Nine Turkish forces killed, 11 injured in Afrin - army
Author: 0 Kuwait- Nine Turkish forces killed, 11 injured in Afrin - army

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said two military personnel were killed when a helicopter was downed during Ankara's offensive against a Kurdish militia in northern Syria . According to the Geneva-based UN Human Rights Office, at least 277 civilians were killed last week including 230 in airstrikes by Syrian government and allied forces, the statement said.

IT Switch Has Triple the Games Wii U Did at This Point
Author: 0 Switch Has Triple the Games Wii U Did at This Point

My Nintendo Gold is earned in a number of ways, including buying games through the eShop. Miyamoto wants the Switch to have a life that extends well beyond what other competitors may be anticipating for their own home consoles and aspires to have a Nintendo Switch owned by everyone in the Japan, US, and Europe.

IT VLC 3.0 Expands 4K HDR, 8K, 360-Degree Video Support
Author: 0 VLC 3.0 Expands 4K HDR, 8K, 360-Degree Video Support

Running down the list of abilities, VLC 3.0 is able to stream to Chromecast devices, and that includes formats that aren't natively supported. VLC 3.0 is a long-term support release, and it is compatible with all versions of Windows starting with XP.

IT New Kingdom Hearts 3 Trailers show Monster's Inc World and Theme Song
Author: 0 New Kingdom Hearts 3 Trailers show Monster's Inc World and Theme Song

Donald now has a single eye, much like Mike, while Goofy's monster transformation is. goofy looking. Square Enix will announce a final release date for Kingdom Hearts 3 at E3 2018 . There's supposedly around three worlds per section, but Square Enix have noted that this does not rule out more worlds beyond that number. They also commented on the status of these worlds saying that the early section was 90% complete, and the middle section was about 60% complete.

IT Facebook tests downvote button to combat 'Fake News'
Author: 0 Facebook tests downvote button to combat 'Fake News'

The new Facebook downvote button is now only rolled out to 5% of Android Users in the USA who have set English as their language. Instead, what they are doing is to see how users will be able to give feedback not about the posts but about the comments in posts that are set to public.

IT Valentine's day offer : HDFC partnered Apple, offering huge cashbacks!
Author: 0 Valentine's day offer : HDFC partnered Apple, offering huge cashbacks!

Gadgets 360 has learnt that a cashback of Rs. 10,000 on iPad variants and Rs. 7,000 on select iPhone variants will be applicable on EMI transactions done with HDFC Bank debit and credit cards. Apple iPhone 6 is priced at Rs 31,900 officially for the 32GB version and with the cashback, the price would be Rs 24,900. This effectively puts the iPhone SE at a price of Rs 19,000 for the 32GB variant, while 128GB variant will cost around Rs 28,000 if one avails the cashback offer.

IT Xiaomi Mi 7 Key Specifications Revealed
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi 7 Key Specifications Revealed

The smartphone could go on sale in China sometime in March, after an initial showcase at MWC 2018. Interestingly, the sketch of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S indicates that the phone will flaunt an under-display fingerprint sensor, which we have already seen on a recently-launched flagship from Vivo.

IT Samsung is releasing Android Oreo for the Galaxy S6 series and Note5
Author: 0 Samsung is releasing Android Oreo for the Galaxy S6 series and Note5

As guaranteed by Samsung , beta analyzers are first in line, with normal clients on Nougat anticipated that would get the update in the following 24 hours. U.S. carrier had tipped this development on its official website. Notably, Samsung's 2015 flagship smartphones such as the Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy S6 Edge Plus, and the Galaxy Note 5 were absent from the list.

IT Twitch updating anti-harassment and sexual content policies on February 19th
Author: 0 Twitch updating anti-harassment and sexual content policies on February 19th

In a blog post , Amazon's livestreaming video site detailed how these changes will work, and how it is trying to serve the community with these new rules. Apart from these measures, Twitch is responsible for listing stream titles, emotes, and the camera angles as the elements that are contextual which they shall be monitoring.

IT North Korea: Cracks in US-Japan-South Korea alliance start to show
Author: 0 North Korea: Cracks in US-Japan-South Korea alliance start to show

Looking confident and relaxed, she had a brief meeting at the airport with South Korean officials, including Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon, before being whisked away in a black limousine and catching the high-speed train to the mountains of Pyeongchang.

IT Tesla's Model 3 is the millennial dream vehicle
Author: 0 Tesla's Model 3 is the millennial dream vehicle

Speaking on an earnings call, Elon Musk said he expects Tesla to be profitable by the stringent Generally Accepted Accounting Principles this year. Both SpaceX and Boeing faced delays. Separately, Musk said that Jon McNeill, who had been head of the company's sales and service group, had left the company.

Author: 0 IFC Holdings Incorporated FL Trims Stake in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

Bobby Kotick, CEO of Activision Blizzard , had this to say about their success, "This was a record quarter to cap off a record year for Activision Blizzard ". (NASDAQ:ATVI) on Wednesday, August 5 with "Buy" rating. Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) was upgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, January 16th.

Author: 0 Volume Buzzers on Charts: Rowan Companies plc (NYSE:RDC)

It has underperformed by 33.20% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months negative chart setup for the $1.75B company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Rowan Companies from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, October 27th.

IT Bitcoin Cash is up 23% amid the cryptocurrency
Author: 0 Bitcoin Cash is up 23% amid the cryptocurrency "bloodbath"

Despite the stellar price performances recorded in 2017 by a number of crypto species, the momentum has fizzled out somewhat. Seeing a massive 36 018% return in 2017, Ethereum is the altcoin to watch in 2018. "Taking bitcoin in isolation... we believe bitcoin disrupts gold ". Similar to what Bitcoin does with payments, NEM levels up with its "smart assets" - taking the appeal of Bitcoin and applying it to all technological infrastructures.

IT UN Permits North Korean Officials to Visit South Korea
Author: 0 UN Permits North Korean Officials to Visit South Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watched all of it from a balcony above and gave a rousing speech in which he warned about the dangers of imperialism in the world. More than a dozen Heads of State and Government were also present. At the same time , the vice president has deliberately left the door open to a possible encounter with North Korean officials expected to be in attendance.

IT Winter Olympics and Intel's record setting drone show
Author: 0 Winter Olympics and Intel's record setting drone show

The performance also surpassed the 300-drone salute that was pre-recorded with Lady Gaga for Super Bowl LI previous year. While the scale of the Olympics drone show was unprecedented and surely magical to watch, the slightly less sexy fine print is that it was a prerecorded performance, mainly to avoid the harsh weather conditions expected during the opening ceremony.

IT Android Messages app could soon let users text from web
Author: 0 Android Messages app could soon let users text from web

Finally, there's code that indicates Google is working on allowing Android Messages users to make payments, most likely to businesses, for services. If the new Android Messages feature is implemented, 'Android Messages will share the same basic setup procedure with Allo, ' according to software engineer and writer Cody Tombs.

IT Instagram will soon tell who is talking your Stories
Author: 0 Instagram will soon tell who is talking your Stories

Until now, users have been able to record or screenshot other people's "Stories" secretly on Instagram, without being detected. "Instagram now confirms to TechCrunch that it's testing an option that lets you share public feed posts from other users to your Story".

IT Kim Jong Un's sister makes historic visit to South Korea
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un's sister makes historic visit to South Korea

The main torch is lit up during the opening ceremony of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games held at PyeongChang Olympic Stadium, South Korea , Feb. The divided Koreas resumed their dialogue last month after a two-year hiatus to discuss the North's participation in the PyeongChang Olympics . Samsung Electronics has provided some 4,000 units of the Galaxy Note 8 Olympic Edition to all athletes and International Olympic Committee officials visiting PyeongChang .

IT Apple Live News Section Now Available in TV App
Author: 0 Apple Live News Section Now Available in TV App

Once the app is installed, your device will use your single sign-on information to log you in. The addition of the live news section on Apple's TV app arrives shortly after the company launched a live sports tab. The News feature now only includes US-based outlets, though this may change down the line. It appears to be live for users running the latest iOS 11.2.5 and tvOS 11.2.5 releases.

IT Heavy snow expected throughout the day
Author: 0 Heavy snow expected throughout the day

We certainly have a good chance of some areas seeing a foot or more of new snow over the next three days. "We're up to it". Accumulating snow is also expected across Livingston, Monroe and Ontario counties this afternoon through tonight "during which time there could be enough snow to warrant winter weather advisories", the Weather Service said.

IT Auto Expo 2018 - TVS showcases vehicles powered by green technologies
Author: 0 Auto Expo 2018 - TVS showcases vehicles powered by green technologies

Auto Expo The Motor Show 2018, jointly organised by Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) and accredited by International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA) is being organised from February 9 14 at the India Expo Mart, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh.

IT Twitter posts its first quarterly profit as ad sales rise
Author: 0 Twitter posts its first quarterly profit as ad sales rise

So, now that it's got some cash, the next question will be how to get people to use Twitter . Twitter revealed that the company received its first-ever quarterly profit and earned higher-than-expected revenue. "Machine learning initiatives are having an impact by steadily refining our targeting and ad-matching capabilities over time", the company noted. The platform has seen the number of daily active users go up 12%-thanks to changes like doubling the number of characters allowed per ...