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Apple Rolls Out iOS 11.0.1 Update


The Verge said the issue is affecting users across different carriers in a number of countries. Kuo also points out that the Face ID technology has a hefty appeal, saying, "TrueDepth camera (3D sensing) creates a far stronger user experience than those of Apple's rivals". Read More »

Asus launches Vivobook S15 and ZenBook UX430 in India


Starting off, the most talked about feature of both the laptops is the bezel-less NanoEdge display as the company likes to call it. It incorporates NVIDIA GeForce graphics up to MX150. It also features Bluetooth 4.2 and dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac for connectivity. You can enjoy entertainment and productivity all day long powered by ZenBook Pro's high-capacity 73Wh lithium-polymer battery and the ASUS thermal engineering which provides up to 14 hours of battery life for productivity, or up to ... Read More »

Sonic Forces Debuts Classic Sonic's Casino Forest Stage


In the trailer you can see Classic Sonic dashing at high speed through the 2D stage, as he comes upon slot machines, pinball games, and more. According to the description it's an ancient ruin being converted into a casino by Eggman, and it definitely looks unique. Read More »

Cardtronics Inc (CATM) — Trending Stock Buzzer

About 113,911 shares traded. It is down 0.00% since September 26, 2016 and is. Cardtronics plc ( CATM ) average trading volume of 590,530 during the past month is 19.49% above its average volume over the past year, indicating that investors have been more active than usual in the stock in recent times. Read More »

Apple's iPhone X Hits Early Problems Due to Facial-Recognition Woes


Apple released more details about the iPhone X's Face ID feature when it published a new privacy site Wednesday, addressing some of the concerns that people have had since the face-scanning feature was announced. Apple promised there's a one-in-a-million chance of the someone else unlocking your phone with their face. To compensate, Face ID creates a new model of your face each time you unlock your phone. Read More »

PS Plus October games include Metal Gear Solid V and Amnesia: Collection


With three nightmarish titles best played in the dark, gets your scares in The Dark Descent, A Machine For Pigs, and Justine . Check the PS Store October 10 for more details. Including Metal Gear Solid V in the free games lineup is sure to please players. Lastly, we have two great PS Plus specials you can buy right now. Read More »

Need for Speed Payback is Looking Good in its Latest Trailer


But the darkness of night now gives way to the light of day as the city of Silver Rock begins to spark into life as the sun breaks across the entire Fortune Valley region. Head out into Liberty Desert, traverse the mountain roads of Mount Providence, cruise around downtown or simply park up and admire the sunset from Silver Canyon. Read More »

Xbox - October 2017 Games with Gold


They then have to put the clues together to find out what happened. Before October gets here, Xbox Live Gold members still have a chance to download some of September's free titles, including Forza Motorsport 5 , Battlefield 3 , and Oxenfree , the latter of which will be available until October 15th. Read More »

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

The institutional investor held 5,795 shares of the biological products (no diagnostic substances) company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $998,000, up from 850 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website . Norrod Forrest Eugene also sold $825,625 worth of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . Read More »

Former Husker great Rimington named interim athletic director


In 1982, he became the only offensive lineman to be named Big Eight Conference Offensive Player of the Year. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1997. The announcement follows the university's September 21 decision to end Shawn Eichorst's employment as director of athletics. Asked straight up if he was a candidate for the permanent A.D. Read More »

Delta to Let Passengers Text In-Flight, for Free


The American airline is starting a new program which allows passengers to text on Wi-Fi services like iMessage , WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger free of charge. "Never in my lifetime", said Delta CEO Ed Bastian. The effort is part of Delta's multi-billion dollar investment in the "customer experience". Delta says it's the first USA -based airline with trans-oceanic routes to offer free mobile messaging. Read More »

Tokyo governor Koike vows break from the past with new party


Yuriko Koike said Monday she is heading the Hope Party and plans to send candidates to vie for some of the 475 seats in the lower house. Wakasa has said the new party, whose initial members are expected to consist of several former LDP and Democratic Party members, will field over 50 candidates. Read More »

Following Watchup acquisition, Plex launches ad-supported news section


Plex has continued to grow beyond its simple media playback roots, and today it adds another new feature that brings something extra to your library of video, music and pictures: news. But with less carbs. For now, Plex News is limited to Android TV, Nvidea Shield, Amazon Fire TV , Apple TV, Roku , Android Mobile, and iOS devices, though Plex promises it will become available for other platforms in the near future. Read More »

IPhone 8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Speed Test


The new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus from Apple have raised eyebrows for many reasons. The chart above shows Apple's scores relative to Samsung's Note 8, but there are some distinctions between the two. Even the fix gurus at iFixit had major problems with the back of the iPhone, and they rate replacing it as "very hard". In a shock to nobody, glass is still fragile as the iPhone 8 cracked on the first drop on all sides. Read More »

Download the super-speedy Firefox Quantum beta today


This version, number 57, is called Firefox Quantum . That's according to a new Speedometer 2.0 benchmarking tool, which, is an open source tool developed by, er, Mozilla . It's not all about speed, as the user interface will also be changing with Firefox Quantum. If you'd rather wait for the final version of the browser, Mozilla is planning to official launch Firefox Quantum on November 14th, so you'll just have to wait for another month and a half. Read More »

Tech names now top brands


Some of Apple's rivals are in the top ten with Google in second place. The third position was taken by Microsoft, displacing Coca-Cola and reaching a 10 percent increase value at United States dollars 79 billion. "In this ever-shifting context, growth becomes more challenging, which is why businesses need brands more than ever". More than half of the Best Global Brands came from four sectors: Automotive (16), Technology (15), Financial Services (12), and Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (9). Read More »

Street Fighter 5 Takes Another Shot At Cammy's SF2 Stage


Bison and her SFIV era alternate costume. Urien's costume is a victor, seeing him dress us as Street Fighter 3 boss Gill. Although, I am not sure how effective it is for winter when she is not wearing any trousers. Street Fighter V is available for the PlayStation 4 and PC. There are also new Background Music packs featuring the original tunes from Street Fighter 2 if the nostalgia hits you. Read More »

Google Assistant expands to LG refrigerators, washing machines, and more


Since its debut on the Google Pixel and Home last October, we've seen a fairly rapid expansion of the Google Assistant to other phones and smart home devices. The app also learns a consumer's usage patterns and helps to predict what they will require; obviously the more you use it the better its predictions become. Read More »

Windows 10 for PCs build 16296 now available in the Slow ring


Today at Ignite, we shared our vision for empowering these workers, now underserved by technology, with Microsoft 365 F1, a new plan created to maximize the impact of the Firstline Worker. Windows 10 S also provides built-in protection against phishing attacks and malicious software, two primary attack vectors for hackers targeting businesses. Read More »

First Coast High student arrested for bringing loaded gun to school


The school was placed under a Code Yellow lockdown as Duval County School Police and school administrators searched the student and discovered a loaded gun. The student was being held on the charge of unlawful possession of a handgun on school property, the sheriff's department said. Investigators say the former student was seen on video leaving the school grounds. Read More »

Bass Pro Shops completes acquisition of rival


Cabela's shareholders will receive $61.50 per share. Bass Pro has said it expects to keep some operations in Sidney, but it is expected to consolidate redundant headquarters jobs in Springfield, where privately held Bass Pro is based. Customers can exchange gift cards from either store for an equal amount, either at a store customer service or by calling Bass Pro Shops at 1-800-211-6440 or Cabela's at 1-800-237-4444. Read More »

Analysts See $3.28 EPS for International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)

Banque Pictet & Cie Sa accumulated 29,450 shares or 0.04% of the stock. About 522,864 shares traded. (NYSE: IBM ) has risen 4.86% since September 26, 2016 and is uptrending. Excalibur Mgmt holds 13,601 shares. 462,307 were reported by Royal Comml Bank Of Canada. Pinebridge Limited Partnership reported 8,298 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Read More »

WhatsApp now nearly completely blocked in China


The recent move to have the encrypted messenger service censored comes just prior to the ruling Communist Party's October 19 National Congress. Kobeissi said in a statement that, "Essentially, it seems that what we initially monitored as censorship of WhatsApp's photo, video and voice note sharing capabilities in July has now evolved to what appears to be consistent text messaging blocking and throttling across China". Read More »

Google extends Nexus 5X and 6P security patch updates (for reasons unknown)


The changes in the support period were first spotted by folks at Android Police on Nexus support website . Android Oreo is the last important update that the Nexus 5X and 6P receive, as they've been launched two years ago. We don't know why, but Google has just extended support for the Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X by increasing the security patch lifespan by two months, pushing it back from September 2018 to November 2018. Read More »

North Korea accuses USA of declaring war

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said during a news briefing on Monday that the US has not declared war. He wrote: "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at U.N. In a thread on its Public Policy page , the company said it had been asked why it didn't take down Trump's tweet in light of its rule reading: " You may not make threats of violence or promote violence , including threatening or promoting terrorism". Read More »

Amazon Lowers Prices On 4K Content To Compete With Apple


The new Apple TV (5th gen) supports 4K video content for the first time. Though it's currently listed as out of stock [ update: and now completely gone], Apple TV 4K's status will likely switch to available soon. Amazon recently halted sales of its own Fire TV set-top boxes ahead of an expected imminent refresh. The online retailer stopped carrying the Apple TV and Google Chromecast devices in 2015. Read More »