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IT Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to testify next week on Capital Hill
Author: 0 Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to testify next week on Capital Hill

Now the company is once again under fire, this time for allowing executives to delete Facebook messages, when normal users never had that option. TechCrunch recently reported that three unnamed sources have come forward to reveal that Zuckerberg appears to have access to a feature that permanently deletes sent messages.

IT IPL 2018: KKR to take on RCB in Kolkata Sunday
Author: 0 IPL 2018: KKR to take on RCB in Kolkata Sunday

Narine punishes RCB - again: Virat Kohli must get sick of watching Sunil Narine at the crease, with the Trinadian blasting a vital 50 from just 19 balls to give Kolkata the ideal platform to launch from. Vinay Kumar put the finishing touches with a four in the penultimate ball of the 19th over. At least Virat Kohli is fit to start the competition: The skipper and his side never really recovered from his absence at the beginning of the 2017 campaign and he will need to come close ...

IT Apple iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus (PRODUCT) RED variant might launch soon
Author: 0 Apple iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus (PRODUCT) RED variant might launch soon

An internal memo distributed to Virgin Mobile employees suggest that red iPhone 8 models will launch this week. The company will probably roll out a press release for this objective. No doubt, red iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Models will be enchanting and will look alluring too. It was founded in 2006 by Bono, frontman of the iconic band, U2 and ONE Campaign activist Bobby Shriver.

IT Ronda Rousey Makes Wrestling Debut With 'WrestleMania 34' Match Highlights
Author: 0 Ronda Rousey Makes Wrestling Debut With 'WrestleMania 34' Match Highlights

After outside interference from Triple H, Rousey and the WWE's chief operation officer squared off in the ring - something that has rarely ever been allowed in a WWE ring - with Rousey landing more blows before McMahon re-entered. WrestleMania 34 marks Rousey's second confrontation with McMahon and Triple H at the "Showcase of the Immortals". The action spilt outside the ring as Angle and Triple H fought on the announcer's table.

IT YouTube shooter was 'angry' at company over video demonetization
Author: 0 YouTube shooter was 'angry' at company over video demonetization

On Thursday, the remaining patient's condition was upgraded from serious to fair condition, according to Brent Andrews, a spokesman for Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital . The license plate on a auto towed from YouTube's campus Tuesday is reportedly registered to Aghdam . "How (could) she shoot the people?" said her father, Ismail Aghdam , said in an interview with Good Morning America that aired Friday.

IT Facebook At One Point Was Seeking Medical Data Its Users
Author: 0 Facebook At One Point Was Seeking Medical Data Its Users

Christoper Wylie said it was hard to verify how many people had access to the Facebook information. The global group of campaigners is asking people to take part in a day of online protest by refusing to use Facebook's platforms and apps, including Messenger , WhatsApp and Instagram , for 24 hours.

IT First Alert Day: Accumulating Snow Arrives Sunday Evening
Author: 0 First Alert Day: Accumulating Snow Arrives Sunday Evening

Parts of SW Virginia could see some light snow accumulation. Temperatures start cold and considerably below average. Billings on Thursday afternoon was half an inch away from the second-highest seasonal snowfall total ever recorded, and 5.3 inches away from t...

IT Hours after Zuck deletion scandal, Facebook announces new unsend feature
Author: 0 Hours after Zuck deletion scandal, Facebook announces new unsend feature

The only way to be safe would have been for users to deliberately turn off that search feature several years ago. Facebook says the new labeling on ads will debut in the coming months and a searchable database is set to launch in June. To get authorized by Facebook , " advertisers will need to confirm their identity and location ", the statement said . Earlier this week for example, Facebook terminated the ability to search for people by their phone number on the platform, citing the ...

IT BJP Foundation Day: Party brought new hope for country, says PM
Author: 0 BJP Foundation Day: Party brought new hope for country, says PM

Modi and Shah's statements to the BJP cadre come at a time when there has been a wave of protests against the softening of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act by the Supreme Court, and the government's alleged inability to defend the law.

IT Apple working on touchless gestures, curved screens for future iPhones
Author: 0 Apple working on touchless gestures, curved screens for future iPhones

Apple's next iPhone is a regular target for rumour spinners1. For the most part the renders look more or less as you'd expect them to, and bring to mind LG's previous range of curved phones, the LG G Flex and LG G Flex 2 . " Apple is working on touchless gesture control and curved screens for future iPhones", Mark writes . The Korean tech giant has also had success creating curved screens for its flagship phones.

IT Explosive device detonates in California Sam's Club; suspect in custody
Author: 0 Explosive device detonates in California Sam's Club; suspect in custody

The motive for the incident was unknown. Guerrero said the man had no apparent connection to Sam's Club. "It has been determined the suspect detonated a small explosive device in the store". It happened Thursday afternoon in Ontario. In a follow-up tweet, the department said: "There appears to be no structural damage or some other injuries at the point", and noticed "all employees and customers will be accounted for".

IT Ubisoft opens Winnipeg studio to develop world building tech
Author: 0 Ubisoft opens Winnipeg studio to develop world building tech

Friday, Ubisoft announced it chose Winnipeg as its 30th location. Ubisoft, one of the world's largest gaming companies responsible for franchises such as Assassin's Creed , will announce today that it is opening a studio in Winnipeg, the Free Press has learned.

IT Final Fantasy XV Alternate Ending and Four DLC Episodes Revealed
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV Alternate Ending and Four DLC Episodes Revealed

If you want to learn more about Final Fantasy XIV, you can also enjoy our recent interview with Naoki Yoshida and our review of the Stormblood expansion . A Final Fantasy XV roadmap has been unveiled , showing off four brand-new DLC episodes to go along with the current three from 2017, as well as an alternate ending to Noctis' quest.

IT FB) — Facebook Inc (NASDAQ
Author: 0 FB) — Facebook Inc (NASDAQ

From the start of year 2017 to present date FB reported slumped performance of -12.10%. FB underperformed by 3.07% the S&P500. With $150.80 [Target] Facebook , Inc. Therefore 94% are positive. As per Thursday , March 22, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. In Tuesday, January 2 report Canaccord Genuity maintained it with " Buy " rating and $230.0 target.

IT Facebook exec: If you want privacy, expect to pay for it
Author: 0 Facebook exec: If you want privacy, expect to pay for it

To get authorised by Facebook, "advertisers will need to confirm their identity and location", the statement said. It comes amid reports Facebook has deleted messages that Mark Zuckerberg sent to others over fears the information would be leaked.

IT Facebook cracks down on issue ads ahead of Zuckerberg's testimony
Author: 0 Facebook cracks down on issue ads ahead of Zuckerberg's testimony

As part of a slew of recent changes stemming from the Cambridge Analytica scandal , Facebook announced Friday that it would require advertisers to be "authorized" before they could post political ads. Sandberg underscored that Facebook's business model is dependent on ads. Under what criteria Facebook would "authorize" ad buyers, the company did not say directly in the post.

IT Harry Potter Game Hogwarts Mystery Releases This Month
Author: 0 Harry Potter Game Hogwarts Mystery Releases This Month

Players will make pivotal decisions during their journey that influences the arc of the stories and the types of relationships they can form. Jam City also announced that the game will feature voice work by some of the original actors from the films.

IT Lula ponders not surrendering to prison voluntarily
Author: 0 Lula ponders not surrendering to prison voluntarily

The lawyers of Brazil's disgraced former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva are negotiating the terms of his surrender with federal police after he missed the 5 p.m. Federal Judge Sergio Moro, who has handled the bulk of cases in Brazil's biggest-ever graft investigation and issued Lula's prison order, wrote that he should not be handcuffed and would have a special cell in Curitiba, where he stood trial.

IT Samsung breaks quarterly profit record, again
Author: 0 Samsung breaks quarterly profit record, again

Revenue for the quarter was tipped to rise 18.7 percent, Samsung said in a regulatory filing. Samsung did not offer performance and net profit estimate reports for each business division. Samsung also released its new Galaxy S9 smartphone five weeks before the S8 was released past year, which likely increased the mobile communication division's operating profit over 2017's figure.

IT Malibu, Cruze and Spark get restyled, gain new features
Author: 0 Malibu, Cruze and Spark get restyled, gain new features

Spark is powered by a 1.4L DOHC engine offered with a manual transmission or an available continuously variable transmission (CVT). The automaker is really talking up the new RS trim, which is a first for the Malibu family and starts at around $25,000.

IT Moto G6 Series to possibly launch this April 19th
Author: 0 Moto G6 Series to possibly launch this April 19th

Moto G6 series will incorporate three Smartphones - the Moto G6 , Moto G6 Play , and the Moto G6 Plus . In the course of recent weeks, we have gone over leaks and bits of gossip in regards to the Moto G6 Smartphones, yet there was no word on the dispatch date.

Author: 0 Google's Pixel 3 is in the kitchen

Google is widely rumored to be working on three Pixel devices this year. With that precedent set, all the Android users must be excited for whatever Google is cooking up with its third Pixel device, as their offerings of the year 2017 have set the bar rather very high.

IT Australia wins men's team pursuit gold in world-record time
Author: 0 Australia wins men's team pursuit gold in world-record time

As Australia's youngest ever women's boxing competitor, she's also the first athlete guaranteed a medal at the Games in her home state. The home crowd were served up a treat in the Anna Meares Velodrome as Australia created history with their world record-winning 4,000m gold.

IT WhatsApp Beta Tests Phone Number Changing Feature
Author: 0 WhatsApp Beta Tests Phone Number Changing Feature

So, this Chatwatch app lets people peep into a user contact list using WhatsApp online or offline status feature. After pressing the recording button, the user needs to drag it to the top to lock the recording. You can even set the amount, so once the user scans the QR Code, they just need to enter the authentication PIN and hit send to make the payment. WABetaInfo, the Twitter account which keeps track of WhatsApp changes have shared the image of a sticker pack which might come to WhatsApp.

IT Mac Pro coming in 2019
Author: 0 Mac Pro coming in 2019

The news outlet got the chance to interview the people responsible for Apple's new pro product strategy and the company's new approach that centers on fully understanding how professionals use its products. The workflow group is likewise entrusted with interfacing straight with professional customers and the neighborhoods of employees who utilize Apple software and hardware throughout graphic style, movie modifying, animation, and other markets.

IT OnePlus Bullets Wireless headphones pair seen getting Bluetooth-certified
Author: 0 OnePlus Bullets Wireless headphones pair seen getting Bluetooth-certified

The site found a listing OnePlus filed with regulators on a pair of wireless headphones that will rely on the Bluetooth 4.1 spec. OnePlus filed the documents on Wednesday (April 4). So, it would be interesting to see how well does the new wireless headphones will perform in terms of sound quality and battery backup. As of now, we are yet to get the first look of this product.

IT Amazon adds music, podcasts and radio to Alexa Routines
Author: 0 Amazon adds music, podcasts and radio to Alexa Routines

If the Fire 7 or Fire HD 8 is plugged into a charger, or if the screen is turned on, Alexa will respond to a voice command instead. Now, though, in a new firmware update, Amazon is changing things. Amazon has added the ability to play music and podcasts as part of Alexa Routines, as it looks to make its smart home schedules even smarter. If you own the Amazon Fire HD 10tablet, you know how much easier accessing your virtual assistant is with hands-free Alexa.

IT Overwatch's next PvE mission is a Blackwatch strike in Italy
Author: 0 Overwatch's next PvE mission is a Blackwatch strike in Italy

Overwatch's Archives: Retribution event starts next week on April 10th, the update usually hits between 1pm to 3pm ET. Like last year's Uprising event, Retribution will be playable in story mode with the four main heroes, as well as in all-heroes mode, letting you play through it with any sort of insane team composition you can think of.

Author: 0 Facebook scandal hits 87 million users, 5.6L from India

The company used data that was inappropriately obtained from Facebook users to try to influence elections, according to The New York Times and The Guardian. U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May supported Information Commissioner Damian Collins' request for officials from Facebook and Cambridge Analytica to testify before the digital, culture, media and sport committee.

Author: 0 Google Reportedly Working On Affordable Mid-Range Pixel Phone For Emerging Markets

Google may also launch a premium laptop Pixelbook along with intelligent home automation products such as doorbell, camera, alarm system and a smoke detector, sold under the Nest brand along with its Wi-fi system - Google WiFi. The Information reported , late on Monday, that Giannandrea's role is being split into two as Jeff Dean , the co-founder of Google Brain project and one of the company's AI research arms, will lead all the AI efforts from now on.

IT Another Nigerian Senator Mustafa Bukar dies at 64
Author: 0 Another Nigerian Senator Mustafa Bukar dies at 64

Bukar was a respected lawmaker, a fine gentleman who carried himself with a lot of dignity and contributed immensely to the growth of the parliament and democracy in general". The late senator's personal assistant, Ahmed Daura , posted the news of his principal's death on his Facebook page early Wednesday morning. Bukar (APC) returned to Nigeria in March after spending one month in the United Kingdom on a medical mission.

IT Former Google AI Head Moves to Apple
Author: 0 Former Google AI Head Moves to Apple

Apple Inc has hired a prominent artificial intelligence executive who recently left Google in a bid to boost its Siri voice assistant and other offerings powered by the technology . Under Giannandrea's tutelage, Google pivoted from a search-based company to an AI one. Giannandrea joined the search giant in 2010 when Google acquired Metaweb , a company that he co-founded.

IT Stone Pelting in Kashmir's Anantnag Leads to Death of 2 CRPF Jawans
Author: 0 Stone Pelting in Kashmir's Anantnag Leads to Death of 2 CRPF Jawans

One CRPF man was also injured in the incident. A large mob of stone-throwers attacked the CRPF vehicle from all sides and with the result, the driver lost control and it turned turtle. Senior superintendent of police Ganderbal Fayaz Ahmad said that constable Gulzar Ahmad was suspended. The two injured have been identified as driver Roop Singh and policeman Rayees Qamar.

IT Struggling to get dates with pictures? Tinder's giving videos a go
Author: 0 Struggling to get dates with pictures? Tinder's giving videos a go

The world has been in crisis this morning with popular dating app Tinder down for several hours. And that could lead to less surprise on first dates, as people will have already gotten a better sense of who they're meeting, as well as how they like to have fun.

IT Trump orders National Guard to Mexican border
Author: 0 Trump orders National Guard to Mexican border

This year's event seems to have gotten more notice in the USA, and Trump has sent some angry tweets that raised hackles in Mexico , which in recent years has detained and deported hundreds of thousands of Central American migrants before they could reach the US border.

IT Facebook is reducing its Android call history and SMS data collection
Author: 0 Facebook is reducing its Android call history and SMS data collection

The new estimate could deepen the crisis for Facebook, which has been pressured by the disclosures on hijacking of private data by the consulting group working for Donald Trump's 2016 campaign. You can't search for people on Facebook using their email or phone number anymore. Since the policies haven't been changed there's nothing that you really need to be anxious about.

IT Fortnite Battle Royale High Explosives v2 Mode Showcases Maximum Destruction
Author: 0 Fortnite Battle Royale High Explosives v2 Mode Showcases Maximum Destruction

There's likely to be another big update coming for all platforms tomorrow, in line with the games weekly Thursday update. Thank goodness Battle Royale's latest update welcomes vending machines . But Epic is bringing the Easter Egg Launcher (reskinned Grenade Launcher) over to that version of Fortnite . To give you a helping hand with hunting them down, we've put together a quick list of all of the vending machine locations we've found in Fortnite Battle Royale so far.

IT Which Should You Choose?: Nokia Corporation, (NYSE: NOK)
Author: 0 Which Should You Choose?: Nokia Corporation, (NYSE: NOK)

The two-tone colour schemes add a touch of class to the device. All these cameras are made by Carl Zeiss optics. Powering the package is a 3000 mAh battery . Though the company insists on calling this a special edition phone from the Nokia 8 lineup, in all honesty, it is a completely new phone. The Nokia 6 (2018 ) has been priced at Rs16,999, Nokia 7 Plus has been priced at Rs25,999 and Nokia 8 Sirocco will come at Rs 49,999.

IT Apple is Working on Future iPhones With Curved Screens, Touchless Gesture Control
Author: 0 Apple is Working on Future iPhones With Curved Screens, Touchless Gesture Control

The iPhone X , which was released past year. A source has shared that the new iPhone displays curve inward gradually from top to bottom. The information about Apple's new endeavor to come up with curved displays also seemingly confirms previous rumors that the tech giant will not only continue using OLED for its next-generation iPhones, but also increase the adoption of OLED screens this year.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy A6+ to launch soon, spotted on company's website

The front panel shows off a much bigger handset compared to the Galaxy S9 and when compared to the Galaxy Note 8 , the speaker/earpiece grille on the upper bezel is much bigger, suggesting a bigger speaker could be on the cards. The Galaxy S7 and S8 were rumored to come with their mini versions as well, but they never happened. Mini variants of flagships are more Sony's game.

IT Spider-Man PS4 release date COUNTDOWN
Author: 0 Spider-Man PS4 release date COUNTDOWN

Today Game Informer revealed the latest issue that sports Spider-Man on the cover as the "exclusive" content for this month's issue. The developers elaborated that not only will Game Informer reveal the release date but it will come tomorrow.

Author: 0 Apple bolsters AI team as it poaches Google's search & artificial intelligence chief

Cook in a company-wide email obtained by the New York Times . John Giannandrea is now officially part of Apple's team and his main objective is to help Apple improve Siri. Giannandrea stepped down from Google yesterday after years of heading up teams in a directive role, where he rarely got a chance to actually get his hands dirty.

IT Facebook Messenger adds support for 360 degree Photos and HD quality video
Author: 0 Facebook Messenger adds support for 360 degree Photos and HD quality video

Facebook has also updated its News Feed to help users assess if the stories they stumble upon are trustworthy and legit. Facebook is ahead of its competitors when it comes to 360 photos. After the photo is sent, Facebook will convert the photo into an immersive 360-degree experience on mobile, which receivers can scroll through by tapping and dragging their screens, or by tilting their phones.

IT Hatred, vengeance form basis for Modi's governance: Rahul
Author: 0 Hatred, vengeance form basis for Modi's governance: Rahul

Asserting that the government is sensitive to the concerns of the backward communities, Union home minister Rajnath Singh today said it was not responsible for the dilution of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act . "But, Modi does not believe in integration, but in hatred, revenge and anger", he said. He said, "I have seen many prime ministers such as Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi, PV Narasimha Rao and Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

IT Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco Unveiled in India
Author: 0 Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco Unveiled in India

HMD Global , a Finnish company licensed to sell Nokia branded phones globally is all set to launch at least 3 new smartphones in the Indian market today. And even if it is real, there's no official word when HMD will actually unveil and release the Nokia 9, however, a previous leak has suggested that it may launch by the end of this year.