Apple's Shazam deal has European Union regulators anxious about competition

The EU's antitrust regulator will look into the iPhone maker's acquisition of the UK-based music discovery app following a request from seven countries. "The commission considers that the transaction may have a signficant adverse effect on competitio... More..

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OnePlus co-founder Pei
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

OnePlus co-founder Pei

However, punching that rumor to dust, OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei today dismissed the story with a simple "nope". Of all the phones OnePlus has released, one of the most peculiar was the OnePlus X . The X es...More..

Airtel Infinity postpaid plans revised
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Airtel Infinity postpaid plans revised

Although, if you look up the MyAirtel app, the Rs 399 plan does show unlimited outgoing roaming calls. All three of these plans offer a year of Amazon Prime membership (which is not a new addition). The plans...More..

Google to buy Chelsea Market building for over $2 bln
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Google to buy Chelsea Market building for over $2 bln

And after a $2 billion deal Tuesday with the Jamestown investment and management company, Google will soon own the whole 1.2 million square-foot office and retail building at 75 Ninth Ave., which is also home t...More..

Vodafone's Rs 399 RED plan now offers more than double data benefits
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Vodafone's Rs 399 RED plan now offers more than double data benefits

The users also get carry forward data facility wherein they can accumulate up to 200GB data. Earlier, Vodafone RED subscribers can avail the Rs 399 plan by dialing 199 from their mobile handsets. Airtel Infin...More..

Amazon Making a Big Change to Please Cheap Phone Buyers
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Amazon Making a Big Change to Please Cheap Phone Buyers

Amazon is making a big change to the discounted smartphones it sells under its " Prime Exclusives " program-and most customers will be pleased. Unfortunately, there's a gotcha involved - Amazon is raising the...More..

Bitcoin plummets 7% to a fresh 2-1/2-month low
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Bitcoin plummets 7% to a fresh 2-1/2-month low

In 2018 so far, the total market cap for virtual currencies has fallen by $245.7 billion, or roughly 43%, thanks to fears of new regulations in Asian markets like China. The major sell off comes after Lloyds ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Toad's mushroom top isn't a hat, Nintendo reveals

Yoshiaki Koizumi, who produced Super Mario Odyssey , tackled the question for fans during a talk about the game. He said he didn't really expect this question to come up, but that Nintendo is considering w...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

WestEnd Advisors LLC Sells 100556 Shares of Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Route One Investment Company Lp who had been investing in Microsoft Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $706.69 billion market cap company. M Partners maintained Lumentum Holdin...More..

NYPD officers switch to Apple iPhones, the
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

NYPD officers switch to Apple iPhones, the "ultimate tool" for fighting crime

The New York City Police Department (NYPD) cops are quite excited about the new Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus smartphone they are to get as they give up their old Windows Phone-powered handsets. The Nokia...More..

DayZ on Xbox One set to debut
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

DayZ on Xbox One set to debut "at some point' this year"

Even back in November 2017, they announced that 2018 would be the year they finally release to console and leave Early Access on Steam. "Coming to Xbox Game Preview at some point this year, we're not sure ...More..

New Gold Wireless Headset Hits Store Shelves Later This Month
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

New Gold Wireless Headset Hits Store Shelves Later This Month

Thankfully, the Gold Wireless Headset is getting a much-needed upgrade . It's really unfortunate that Sony releases a headset every year, alternating names, without adding much to them and without addressing...More..

The Ozone Layer Might Not Be Recovering Properly
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

The Ozone Layer Might Not Be Recovering Properly

A large team of researchers from Europe and North America found that ozone continues to recover in the upper stratosphere but has been unexpectedly declining in the lower layers of the stratosphere, between 60 ...More..

What Are Analysts Report About The Walt Disney Company (DIS)
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

What Are Analysts Report About The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

The stock decreased 3.49% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $7.32. About 12.70M shares traded or 43.96% up from the average. It has outperformed by 15.85% the S&P500. Rosenblatt Securities upgr...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Elon Musk is launching a Tesla into space

For comparison, the most powerful rocket operating today - United Launch Alliance's Delta IV Heavy, which can loft almost 32 tons (29 metric tons) to LEO - costs between $300 million and $500 million, said CS...More..

SpaceX Finally Prepares For Falcon Heavy Launch
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

SpaceX Finally Prepares For Falcon Heavy Launch

This means that those still interested in viewing the historic launch but not yet committed may have trouble gaining access to the most popular viewing locations in Florida, but there are still a number of wa...More..

Sony Xperia L2 launched in India: Price, specs and availability
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Sony Xperia L2 launched in India: Price, specs and availability

Well, that may not be the only handset we will see at the technology event as Ireland's telecommunications and internet service provider Three Ireland has claimed in a tweet that Sony is releasing Xperia XZ2 ...More..

New research reveals trappist planets may be habitable
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

New research reveals trappist planets may be habitable

The TRAPPIST-1 planets , so named because they orbit the cool red dwarf star TRAPPIST-1, which was in turn named for a Belgian beer that was beloved by the astronomers who discovered the star. Simon Grimm of ...More..

Huawei Mate 10 Pro is up for pre-order in the US
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Huawei Mate 10 Pro is up for pre-order in the US

Priced at $799.99, Huawei threw in an extra incentive, and you'll get a $150 gift card to whichever retailer that you purchase it from. This chip gives the Mate 10 Pro the ability to identify what you're po...More..

Intel unveils smart glasses that you might want to wear
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Intel unveils smart glasses that you might want to wear

Vaunt uses a low-power laser that shines a monochrome 400×150 pixel image into your eye and will mainly be used to deliver simple notifications straight to your retinas. But when I wasn't glancing down in tha...More..

Bud Light to make good on Super Bowl beer promise
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Bud Light to make good on Super Bowl beer promise

The deal came after Johnson said in an interview last summer that should the Eagles win the Super Bowl, he would give out beer "to everybody ". Philadelphia beat the Patriots 41-33, and Bud Light wrote in a t...More..

Honor 9 Lite launches in Europe with quad-cameras, FullView display
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Honor 9 Lite launches in Europe with quad-cameras, FullView display

The front of the smartphone also has a dual camera setup and a tall and elongated display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. The Honor 9 Lite's quad-lens imaging system consists of two dual-lens 13MP + 2MP camer...More..

The Amazfit BIP smartwatch promises 45-day battery life, costs just $99
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

The Amazfit BIP smartwatch promises 45-day battery life, costs just $99

Apart from the tongue twisting name, the Bip is developed by Huami, which is a Chinese wearable technology company. The Amazfit is part of Huami which is a sub-brand by Xiaomi . Priced at $99, the Bip makes ...More..

Google enables Pixel Visual Core for better Instagram, Snapchat, and WhatsApp photos
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Google enables Pixel Visual Core for better Instagram, Snapchat, and WhatsApp photos

That's why we only launched Pixel Visual Core in developer options back in November, and now we're continually improving. This uses machine learning to produce higher quality versions of low resolution imag...More..

Capcom lays off 50 at Dead Rising 4's Capcom Vancouver
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Capcom lays off 50 at Dead Rising 4's Capcom Vancouver

A Kotaku report suggested the studio has laid off 50 people as part of a "reorganization aimed to streamline the company". From that moment, the report indicated that one of the first consequences of the deci...More..

Exxon Mobil (XOM) PT Set at $87.00 by Jefferies Group
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Exxon Mobil (XOM) PT Set at $87.00 by Jefferies Group

It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Exxon Mobil by 7.4% during the 2nd quarter. Alpha Windward Ltd Liability invested in 0.24% o...More..

Nissan to spend $9.5bn boosting share in Chinese auto market
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Nissan to spend $9.5bn boosting share in Chinese auto market

Nissan set up a joint venture with China's Dongfeng Motor Group in 2003 and in August previous year, established a joint venture with Renault SA and Dongfeng to develop electric cars for the local market. N...More..

Calgary Paralympian to star in Super Bowl ad
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Calgary Paralympian to star in Super Bowl ad

The second ad spot, "Mobility Anthem" (below), focuses on the broader message of Toyota's mission to offer mobility solutions for all people. Lauren Woolstencroft , an eight-time gold medal Paralympic alpi...More..

Sony Launches Selfie-Centric Xperia L2 For Rs 19990
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Sony Launches Selfie-Centric Xperia L2 For Rs 19990

Sony released the Xperia X and Xperia X Compact back in 2016 with Android 6.0 .1 Marshmallow onboard. It offers 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage. Connectivity-wise, it features dual-SIM card slot, 4G L...More..

Eagles beat Patriots in a thrilling Super Bowl
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Eagles beat Patriots in a thrilling Super Bowl

They are 6-6 in the playoffs when trailing after three quarters under Brady and coach Bill Belichick , while the rest of the National Football League has a 27-140 record in that span with only Russell Wilson a...More..

Apple Investigating iPhone X 'Incoming Call' Bug
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Apple Investigating iPhone X 'Incoming Call' Bug

Back in November, some users complained that a defect caused green lines to appear on the iPhone X's display. The 64GB variant of the iPhone 8 now costs Rs. 77,560 and the 256GB variant costs Rs. 91,110. ...More..

by | Monday, February 05, 2018

SpaceX confirms it will try to land all of Falcon Heavy's boosters

And yes, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) gave its official blessing to the launch when it issued a license to SpaceX on Friday for "A flight of the Falcon Heavy launch vehicle from Launch Com...More..

Q3 Sentiment Sound Financial Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:SFBC)
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Q3 Sentiment Sound Financial Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:SFBC)

Credit Suisse upgraded Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) rating on Tuesday, September 29. BlackRock Inc. now owns 23,925,821 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $23,160,193,000 after acquiring an additional 554,...More..

Two runs to go, let's take lunch
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Two runs to go, let's take lunch

India were controversially made to wait to claim victory in the second one-day global against South Africa after lunch was called at Centurion with the visitors needing just two to win. Mithali Raj and her...More..

Xiaomi Redmi 3S And Redmi 3S Prime Receives MIUI 9.2 Update
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Xiaomi Redmi 3S And Redmi 3S Prime Receives MIUI 9.2 Update

With the Redmi Note 5 expected to be priced at around Rs. 12000, this design with good specs could make it a worthy follow-up to the Redmi Note 4. The latest renders have been spotted on the website named ...More..

Dragon Ball FighterZ Modders Are Adding in Sweet Character Costumes
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Dragon Ball FighterZ Modders Are Adding in Sweet Character Costumes

Without a doubt, over two million copies sold is an impressive number for Dragon Ball FighterZ to reach in just a matter of days after going live. There's even a custom Baby Vegeta skin and more. We've go...More..

49ers GM John Lynch fails to make 2018 Hall of Fame class
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

49ers GM John Lynch fails to make 2018 Hall of Fame class

A third-round pick of the 49ers in 1996, Owens had 15,934 receiving yards, second only to Jerry Rice , and his 153 touchdowns are eighth all-time. Though Owens only appeared in 21 games for the Eagles in his...More..

Dead goose falls from sky, knocks Maryland hunter unconscious
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Dead goose falls from sky, knocks Maryland hunter unconscious

The man was knocked unconscious and may have lost two teeth. Several first responders showed up to the scene near Miles River in Easton, and it was determined that the hunter needed further treatment at a hos...More..

Long-lost IMAGE satellite discovered by amateur astronomer
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Long-lost IMAGE satellite discovered by amateur astronomer

Engineers from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center have confirmed that now, over 12 years later, an amateur astronomer detected a signal from the IMAGE satellite . The space agency said February 2 that...More..

Analysts Give Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) a €6.50 Price Target
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Analysts Give Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) a €6.50 Price Target

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Nokia Corporation (NOK) is at 69.25. Analysts therefore consider the investment a net gain. The brokerage now has $7.50 price target on the technology company's stock, up ...More..

Citigroup Raises Lockheed Martin (LMT) Price Target to $400.00
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Citigroup Raises Lockheed Martin (LMT) Price Target to $400.00

About 663,007 shares traded. Vermilion Energy Inc. (NYSE:VET) has risen 5.95% since February 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 145.03% the S&P500. Susquehanna initiated it with "Neutral" rating ...More..

Google using Machine Learning to predict flight delays
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Google using Machine Learning to predict flight delays

The new Google Flights feature has been well received by many. Using historical data, Google can estimate with reasonable accuracy when a flight will be delayed and by how much even before the airline knows...More..

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Hatch Debuts With Upmarket Features
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Hatch Debuts With Upmarket Features

In simple terms, the " MBUX " infotainment system is like an inbuilt virtual assistant, able to control nearly all functions of the auto through vocal prompts. It is so mature that it has features which are ava...More..

Alexa can now send text messages
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Alexa can now send text messages

Alexa will first try to send the message using the Alexa messaging service but if this doesn't work, it will send it as an SMS. To begin sending SMS texts, open the Alexa app , navigate over to the Convers...More..

Intel planning on selling majority stake in augmented reality segment
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Intel planning on selling majority stake in augmented reality segment

The glasses will connect to smartphones via Bluetooth and display information in the wearer's field of view via a laser projector, said the report . The device will be able to pair with a smartphone through Bl...More..

Xiaomi was world's fastest-growing smartphone brand in 2017
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Xiaomi was world's fastest-growing smartphone brand in 2017

We're guessing not many people around the world wanted to upgrade to a new model. While smartphone makers have been pushing even bigger displays, sophisticated biometrics, and artificial intelligence, the n...More..

Amazon reports record quarterly profit
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Amazon reports record quarterly profit

Shoppers threw their money at the e-commerce giant, giving the company its strongest fourth-quarter sales growth in eight years and its most-profitable quarter ever . Bezos repeatedly has said that AWS event...More..

Breach at cryptocurrency exchange Coinheck biggest crypto heist in the world
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Breach at cryptocurrency exchange Coinheck biggest crypto heist in the world

After the attack, the FSA slammed Coincheck with a "business improvement" order . The Financial Services Agency explained that it did not award the company with an official approval to operate because it...More..