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IT Porsche takes more rugged ground with the Mission E Cross Turismo
Author: 0 Porsche takes more rugged ground with the Mission E Cross Turismo

Porsche unveiled a new concept version of its forthcoming Mission E all-electric vehicle today at at the Geneva Motor Show . That being said, it's highly unlikely a road-going model will be out before the Mission E sedan, which will be launched sometime next year.

IT East Coast braces for another storm days after powerful nor'easter
Author: 0 East Coast braces for another storm days after powerful nor'easter

Northeast even after the storm had passed. Power outages on the East Coast dipped by about 500,000 from a peak of 2 million earlier Saturday, but officials said lingering wind gusts were slowing fix efforts. In other areas residents were bailing out basements and assessing the damage while waiting for the power to be fixed. He said its expected to be colder than last week's storm with less powerful wind gusts.

IT Google is now integrated into the iMessage apps drawer
Author: 0 Google is now integrated into the iMessage apps drawer

With the Google extension, users will be able to tap the Apps drawer on the bottom of iMessages and then the Google icon to start searching without leaving iMessages. Now, so long as you have Google's iOS app installed, Google searches are only a couple taps away whenever you're in the Messages app. The final feature Google added to the Google iOS app today is support for drag and drop on the iPad.

IT Two Walled Lake high school students make threats on social media
Author: 0 Two Walled Lake high school students make threats on social media

That student was also suspended indefinitely. The goal is to protest gun violence on campuses and to stand in solidarity with survivors of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . They say the student had not made any threats to other students or staff. Most are planning nonpartisan demonstrations, and are asking their state representatives to make schools a safer place, on March 14.

IT You can now order pizza from your new Pizza Hut SNEAKERS!
Author: 0 You can now order pizza from your new Pizza Hut SNEAKERS!

The Pie Tops II add an additional feature to the left shoe: a second button that can pause your TV (in theory so that you can get off your couch and get your pizza). I do have a theory, though: when looking closely at the Pie Tops II, the left shoe appears to have some kind of clear plastic cover underneath the button that looks an bad lot like an IR blaster, which is probably pre-programed with "pause" buttons for most cable receivers.

IT Bentley Bentayga Hybrid Plugs Into The Future At Geneva
Author: 0 Bentley Bentayga Hybrid Plugs Into The Future At Geneva

As with other hybrids, the plug-in Bentayga has three driving modes to help harvest, store or deploy electricity as the driver requires, and the infotainment system has been updated to include information on performance, consumption, electricity production, and whether the auto is being powered by the engine, the electric motor, or both.

IT United suspends change to employee bonus program after backlash
Author: 0 United suspends change to employee bonus program after backlash

Employees are said to be pretty displeased with the new approach. "As we look to continue improving, we took a step back and chose to replace the quarterly operational bonus and ideal attendance programs with an exciting new rewards program called "core4 Score Rewards", Kirby wrote in the memo.

IT Google expands YouTube offline video download support to 125 countries
Author: 0 Google expands YouTube offline video download support to 125 countries

YouTube appears to be trying to make green screen obsolete. Now, a beta feature is rolling out to a limited group of YouTube Stories users which lets creators swap out their background images with nothing more than a phone. Separating the background is an impressive feature in itself, but Google took it forward, by making a program to run on limited hardware on a smartphone rather than a desktop computer.

IT Mercedes-AMG gussies up the 2019 C43 for Geneva debut
Author: 0 Mercedes-AMG gussies up the 2019 C43 for Geneva debut

Adaptive shock absorbers are standard. The "muscular lines" of the AMG GT four-door are also similar to those of its two-door sibling, the website says, although the new vehicle has a slightly shorter bonnet and a taller roofline. Torque remains unchanged, at 384 pounds-feet, but it peaks a little higher on the tach - now 2,500-5,000 rpm rather than the previous 2,000-4,200 rpm.

IT Nokia 9 and Nokia 8 Pro rumored to launch as 2018 Flagships
Author: 0 Nokia 9 and Nokia 8 Pro rumored to launch as 2018 Flagships

Nokia Power User hasn't shared any details of the sources for this information so we can't guarantee these details are correct, but we'll be sure to report further on the Nokia 9 and Nokia 8 Pro when we hear more. Here's why that is the case - the Nokia 8 Sirocco comes with an attractive 5.5-inch 1440x2560 display with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The devices could be compete against the newly launched Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ smartphones by the South Korean giant, Samsung.

IT Android P: Google's first developer preview set for mid-March release
Author: 0 Android P: Google's first developer preview set for mid-March release

Last March, Google launched the first developer preview of Android O. Since the launch of Android Nougat in 2016, Google has released developer previews of the next version of Android OS by March. According to a report from Bloomberg , Google is redesigning the user interface to make sure its Android 9.0 stands out against Apple's upcoming iOS 12.

IT Celebrate 20 Years of StarCraft with Free Goodies
Author: 0 Celebrate 20 Years of StarCraft with Free Goodies

Party Across Games . It may be StarCraft's birthday, but all our universes are coming to the party. While March 31 is the exact date of StarCraft's anniversary , Blizzard has stated that they will be celebrating throughout the month. The short film would have interviews with players from all over the world, who would talk about how the series has brought a significant change in their lives and what it has meant to them.

IT England Sevens top pool on Las Vegas 7s day one
Author: 0 England Sevens top pool on Las Vegas 7s day one

Fiji will meet Spain, France and then Kenya in Pool C. FIJIAN forward Matai Leuta was in top form scoring a try to help his U.S. 7s team down his fellow countrymen - the Fiji Airways national 7s side 19-7 in the main cup semi-final at the Las Vegas 7s tournament.

IT 27999 for 43-Inch Model, Mi.com Listing Says
Author: 0 27999 for 43-Inch Model, Mi.com Listing Says

Xiaomi recently launched a smart Mi TV in India and it seems that the company is in no mood to slow down. The new Mi TV 4A is powered by a 1.5GHz Amlogic L962-H8X processor coupled with 750MHz Mali 450 GPU. The listing, spotted by Gadgets360, is no longer visible on the website which now redirects to the Mi TV 4 product page. It has a 60Hz refresh rate, a static contrast ratio of 5000:1.

IT Samsung's Galaxy S9 is Now Available for Pre-Order
Author: 0 Samsung's Galaxy S9 is Now Available for Pre-Order

The Galaxy S8 , however, did put the fingerprint reader in an odd place, right beside the camera, which is very hard to reach. At first, or even the tenth glance, the front of the Galaxy S9 + looks identical to the the phone that preceded it.

Author: 0 Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Plans Dividend Increase - $0.34 Per Share

Monetta Financial Services Inc who had been investing in Activision Blizzard Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $54.36 billion market cap company. Exane Derivatives now owns 3,040 shares of the company's stock worth $192,000 after purchasing an additional 3,021 shares during the period. (NASDAQ:ATVI) on Tuesday, December 12 to "Buy" rating.

IT The 4 Best Smartphone Cameras for Travelers
Author: 0 The 4 Best Smartphone Cameras for Travelers

You can purchase the Galaxy S9 for $719.99. In terms of battery, Galaxy S9 packs 3000mAh battery while S9+ houses a 3500mAh battery. There's been some really stiff competition for Samsung's mobile team at MWC 2018, with the Sony Xperia XZ2 and Nokia 8 Sirocco turning heads and turning up the heat, too.

IT Motorola Moto G6 Play, Full Specifications and Price in India
Author: 0 Motorola Moto G6 Play, Full Specifications and Price in India

Considering Motorola currently sells only two phones under the Moto G series, the Moto G6 Play is expected to be a new variant which is now rumoured to debut alongside the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Plus. There should also a MicroSD card slot for further expanding the storage. Apart from this, the device to sport a 5.7 Inch display which acquires the same 18:9 aspect ratio.

IT Android P Features & Tips For 'Apps from Accessing Your Camera, Microphone'
Author: 0 Android P Features & Tips For 'Apps from Accessing Your Camera, Microphone'

While Google is yet to announce anything, we already have a few exciting Android P rumors out there. Based on Google's past traditions regarding their operating systems release dates, it is very likely that Android 9.0/Android P will be launched in its "developer preview" version during this spring.

IT Amazon.com buys the doorbell company- Ring Inc
Author: 0 Amazon.com buys the doorbell company- Ring Inc

Financial terms were not disclosed, but Reuters puts the deal at more than $1 billion . "We're excited to work with this talented team and help them in their mission to keep homes safe and secure". The Ring doorbell will eventually be integrated with Amazon's Alexa and Key products and services, only further bolstering their home technology empire.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 topples iPhone X as best smartphone display

Pre-orders are available as we speak, and depending on where you buy one you can save a lot of money. It sports that 5.8-inch display , along with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset inside, with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.

IT Xiaomi opens first Mi Home Experience Store in Chennai, India
Author: 0 Xiaomi opens first Mi Home Experience Store in Chennai, India

The Xiaomi Mi TV 4A was launched in China previous year. While the bigger 55-inch and 65-inch models come in 4K, it is the smaller and cheaper 43-inch and 49-inch Mi TV 4A models with 1080p display that are most likely to come to the market.

IT Rev. Billy Graham To Be Laid To Rest Friday
Author: 0 Rev. Billy Graham To Be Laid To Rest Friday

The service was streamed live online. "His message was always clear, one of love, thinking about one's salvation", he said. He doesn't know me from and I walked up those steps and sat on the platform behind him. "It was a time of trial after the second World War, and when we were under the constant, constant peril of nuclear annihilation and communist oppression", the Cardinal said.

IT USA stock indexes turn mixed following
Author: 0 USA stock indexes turn mixed following "trade war" talk

If a trade war does indeed break out, it could threaten a key reason investors were optimistic about stocks coming into 2018: The global economy is finally strengthening in sync, which should lead to higher corporate profits. The home-improvement retailer's stock dropped $6.20, or 6.5 percent, to $89.59. McDonald's stock dropped on fears that its value menu isn't drumming up much in sales, and an analyst at RBC Capital Markets cut his expectations for the chain's sales in the United States.

IT GitHub targeted with largest DDoS attack ever recorded
Author: 0 GitHub targeted with largest DDoS attack ever recorded

Ultimately, the attack ended 8 minutes after Akamai got involved and GitHub confirmed that the confidentiality or integrity of user data on the site was never at risk. The Memcached systems then return 50 times the data of the requests back to the victim. According to Ashley Stephenson, CEO of Corero Network Security , this attack also demonstrates the speed with which the cyber criminal community will jump on any new vulnerability.

IT Extreme Winds Blowing into the High Country Thursday Night and Friday Morning
Author: 0 Extreme Winds Blowing into the High Country Thursday Night and Friday Morning

The wet snow is forecast to end around daybreak on Saturday . Locally, Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson and York County could see the greatest damage from winds, Sammler said. One other concern: with the heavy rain yesterday, local streams and creeks are running high. The strongest winds will occur early Friday morning through Friday afternoon .

IT Huawei billboard confirms P20 Pro name for its next flagship
Author: 0 Huawei billboard confirms P20 Pro name for its next flagship

And today, the Billboard in Barcelona confirmed the launch of the Huawei P20 Pro smartphone as well. While the Huawei P20 family was not at the MWC in Spain, the Huawei P20 Lite did show up in a brochure from Vodafone Spain . One can assume, that the Pro version could come with different specs, but there is some expectation that the P20 Pro will come with a three-camera setup on the back while the regular P20 will come with a dual-camera setup.

IT Extremists attack embassy, army headquarters in Burkina Faso capital
Author: 0 Extremists attack embassy, army headquarters in Burkina Faso capital

Pictures from the scene showed a cloud of black smoke rising into the sky. Previous attacks were conducted by allies of al Qaeda in reprisal for Burkina Faso's participation in a regional fight against Islamist militants. (1000 GMT). In Paris, President Emmanuel Macron's office said the French leader was "being informed in real time" of the situation. The French ambassador says an explosion in the city was a terrorist attack .

IT Walmart raising age restriction on firearms, ammo purchases
Author: 0 Walmart raising age restriction on firearms, ammo purchases

He added: "Maybe these larger stores feel that the non-shooting general public would have a negative view of them, so their public relations people said , 'Hey that's it; we are out'". "The nation has heard you". Walmart Inc ., the largest US retailer , joined Dick's Sporting Goods Inc .in raising the minimum age to purchase firearms to 21 after the massacre at a Florida high school that has reopened a fierce debate over gun control in America.

IT Instagram voice and video calling features spotted in APK
Author: 0 Instagram voice and video calling features spotted in APK

Instagram is now rumored to be adding video and audio calling feature for its Android and iOS apps. If Instagram implements the voice and video calling features, then we can expect the platform to steal the spotlight from Snapchat with its visually appealing nature.

IT Sony Xperia XZ2's & XZ2 Compact's European Pricing Revealed
Author: 0 Sony Xperia XZ2's & XZ2 Compact's European Pricing Revealed

The Xperia XZ2 also has a haptic feedback feature that provides a rumbling sensation that matches whatever music or game audio you're playing on the phone... Overall, it's a toss-up between the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Nokia 8 Sirocco when it comes to display quality, but we feel that the S9 has a slight edge.

IT Consumer Reports Claims iPhone X's Camera Is The Best
Author: 0 Consumer Reports Claims iPhone X's Camera Is The Best

Bloomberg's Mark Gurman, one of the tech realm's most reliable Apple tipsters, has revealed that Apple is preparing to launch three new smartphones in 2018. Not everyone is a fan of large screen smartphones but a small version, which made its debut back in 2016, might return this year. The iPhone SE 2 will come with a 4.2-inch display, while the iPhone XS (?) could pack a 5.8 or 6.1-inch display.

IT Vodafone Qatar offers pre-order of Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+
Author: 0 Vodafone Qatar offers pre-order of Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+

It uses a f/1.5 aperture in low light situations and switches to a f/2.4 aperture when there's more light. The photo score is 104 while the video score is 91. It's not the only phone with a decent camera , of course, but it did climb the ladder to earn the top ranking in DxOMark , an industry standard tool for evaluating camera and lens performance.

IT Apple Watch Can Now Track Detailed Ski And Snowboard Activity
Author: 0 Apple Watch Can Now Track Detailed Ski And Snowboard Activity

Apple Watch Series 3 is getting a small but possibly significant update today, depending on how much you love certain winter sports. Apple provides the underlying data through the new APIs, with the algorithms optimized for snow sports. This includes snoww , Slopes, Snocru , Ski Tracks and Squaw Alpine . Now, they can launch Slopes and snoww with voice commands to Siri, and the apps can auto pause and resume workouts based on the user's movement.

IT Facebook Expands Its Job Application Feature To 40 Countries
Author: 0 Facebook Expands Its Job Application Feature To 40 Countries

Facebook is doubling down on its efforts to take on LinkedIn . If you have a small business, this is music to your ears, because now you can create a job post via Facebook , and get applications immediately. Beyond this tool, Facebook is looking to invest more in local businesses in 2018. Additionally, you can press the Jobs icon in Marketplace or visit the Jobs tab of a business' page.

IT Jennifer Lawrence says dropping clothes in Red Sparrow 'empowered' her
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence says dropping clothes in Red Sparrow 'empowered' her

Dominika must now reconcile the person she was with the power she now commands, with her own life and everyone she cares about at risk, including an American CIA agent who tries to convince her he is the only person she can trust. Soon, Dominika is sent on a mission to ferret out a Russian mole working with Nate Nash, a Central Intelligence Agency operative ( Joel Edgerton ), but complications arise when she begins to have romantic feelings for Nate.

IT Samsung To Launch Bixby 2.0 With Galaxy Note 9: DJ Koh
Author: 0 Samsung To Launch Bixby 2.0 With Galaxy Note 9: DJ Koh

In December , Bloomberg reported that Samsung wanted to launch its Bixby speaker in the first half of 2018. Particularly, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is now expected to feature Bixby 2 .0, which means that the premium phablet is likely to boast more advanced voice commands.

IT Xbox Live Outage Leaves Many Unable to Sign On
Author: 0 Xbox Live Outage Leaves Many Unable to Sign On

In fact, only last week I was wondering why it wasn't already there and assumed it would be linked to the release of Crackdown 3 , in a pre-order bonus kind of way. There are some new features for Club owners, including the ability to filter invitation requests. We'll keep you updated if the outage grows worse or if Xbox Live comes back online for everyone.

IT Huawei shows off a auto driven automatically by a smartphone
Author: 0 Huawei shows off a auto driven automatically by a smartphone

However, it is not just smartphones being announced there. China's telecommunications giant Huawei on Monday unveiled a smartphone-controlled vehicle, the first of its kind according to the company, at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona .

IT Suspected Russian Cyberattack In Germany Called 'Serious,' 'Damaging'
Author: 0 Suspected Russian Cyberattack In Germany Called 'Serious,' 'Damaging'

The Russia-linked Sofacy hacking group has breached the secure computer networks of a number of German federal agencies. The country's military is allowed to legally initiate a cyber-offensive to combat a hacking attack on its resources, but there is no such law that would permit similar defense of the country's civilian infrastructure.

IT Pjanic sends Juventus into Italian Cup final
Author: 0 Pjanic sends Juventus into Italian Cup final

Milan defeated Lazio on penalties at the Italian Cup's semi final on Wednesday night to reach the Italian Cup's final. The 29-year old has won the cup three times with Juventus . "We've got to continue working like this and doing even better". Massimiliano Allegri insists Juventus will not give up in the Serie A title race but says his immediate focus is keeping their chances of a historic Coppa Italia triumph alive.

IT Jaguar I-PACE official: 240 mile e-SUV for 2018
Author: 0 Jaguar I-PACE official: 240 mile e-SUV for 2018

While mass-market automakers are electrifying their fleets in response to regulators' pressure to reduce emissions, JLR is one of the few established high-end producers to make a strong commitment. The Chevy Bolt EV and the Jaguar I-Pace are roughly tied at about 240 miles apiece. Jaguar have announced that the I-PACE will be fully compatible with 100kW chargers which look set to become the industry standard in the United Kingdom at least.

IT European Union to Facebook, Google, Twitter: Remove terrorist content within an hour
Author: 0 European Union to Facebook, Google, Twitter: Remove terrorist content within an hour

The European Commission has also issued recommendations for the world's largest tech companies on removing illegal content . "Terrorist content online poses a particularly grave risk to the security of Europeans, and its proliferation must be treated as a matter of the utmost urgency", the commission said in a statement , and urged the removal of all terror threats and propaganda within one hour of detection.

IT Ivanka Trumps 'SNUBS' North Korean general in frosty Winter Olympics closing ceremony
Author: 0 Ivanka Trumps 'SNUBS' North Korean general in frosty Winter Olympics closing ceremony

As she arrived with the USA delegation in South Korea Saturday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders had said no talks were scheduled. "The two Koreas. But experts believe what North Korea means by "talks" would not be about giving up its nuclear program but rather a nuclear freeze. But let us be completely clear: "Denuclearization must be the result of any dialogue with North Korea ", she said.

IT Country braced for cold spell with potential for blizzard conditions
Author: 0 Country braced for cold spell with potential for blizzard conditions

Based on updated weather warnings from Met Éireann , the company will not operate any services in Leinster and Munster tomorrow, Friday, March 2nd. Blizzard conditions swept across Ireland on Thursday night as polar air brought by the so-called Beast From The East weather system mixed with 100km gales from Storm Emma.

IT Nokia 1 Android Oreo (Go Edition) Smartphone Launched | Price in India & Specifications
Author: 0 Nokia 1 Android Oreo (Go Edition) Smartphone Launched | Price in India & Specifications

Airtel has announced its partnership with Google for low-priced 4G smartphones powered by Android Go , Airtel will bring a range of 4G smartphones based on Android Oreo (Go Edition) operating system to the Indian market. Android Oreo (Go edition ) is a configuration of the Android operating system specifically optimised for devices with 1GB of RAM or less. That's where Android Go comes in.

IT Kylie Jenner shows off flat stomach one month after baby
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner shows off flat stomach one month after baby

Only her nose, lips, and chubby cheeks are featured in the picture. "Her issue with the luxe new whip is that she can not fit her baby vehicle seat in it, which Kylie finds hilarious". Travis Scott's been working on his latest album Astroworld and shortly after announcing his daughter's birth, he tweeted , "May I supply the rage on this next album".

IT Google Pushes For Faster Cross Platform Apps With Flutter Beta Toolkit
Author: 0 Google Pushes For Faster Cross Platform Apps With Flutter Beta Toolkit

Google is now working on making Flutter more stable and will add features like inline WebView to display web pages, inline maps and improved routing and navigation features . Flutter has been used in production apps with millions of installs, apps built with Flutter have been featured in the App Store and Play Store (for example, Hamilton: "The Musical ), and startups and agencies have been successful with Flutter ".