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by | February 14, 2018 | 19:23

Google is testing its own version of the stories feature popularized by apps like Instagram and Snapchat. AMP Stories are built on the technical infrastructure of AMP, allowing publishers to use techniques like pre-renderable pages, optimized video loading and caching to optimize delivery.

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:02

So let's dive in to see some more details on the scenario and what does Apple have to say on the issue. NBC News reported yesterday that "Jason Colon, of Tampa, was listening to a dance mix at the LA Fitness on 4th Street in St. So should you guys be anxious if you own Apple's AirPods? An Apple spokesperson told the television station it takes the claim seriously and will investigate.

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:00

From a "smart speaker" perspective, HomePod's strongest suit is its six-microphone array, which can hear you say "Hey Siri " at a distance at a reasonable volume, even when the speakers are loudly playing music. Amazon and Google's options work with both Android and Apple. A connection via Apple's own AirPlay technology is needed to connect the speaker to the internet, and link an Apple Music account to it for streaming.

by | February 09, 2018 | 04:58

During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.11 EPS. equities analysts predict that Twitter will post 0.02 EPS for the current fiscal year. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Traders Sell Twitter ( TWTR ) on Strength ( TWTR )" was first reported by The Lincolnian Online and is the property of of The Lincolnian Online.

by | February 08, 2018 | 13:18

Previewed at the end of past year, Emoji 11.0 has now been finalized and includes 157 new emoji, bringing the total number of official emoji to 2,832. Hair is a big deal in the new options with options for red hair, curly hair white hair and even one for baldness! Campaigns surrounding emojis have occurred in the past.

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:48

Family managers/guardians have the option to add extra game time through their smartphone or PC. Family managers will be able to track playtime, as well as set restrictions either based on certain time windows or on total amount of time spent playing.

by | February 03, 2018 | 11:32

The Office 2019 apps will include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Skype for Business. Microsoft Windows 10 has managed to reach the milestone more than two years after it was launched. Microsoft said this is because "As the pace of change accelerates, it has become imperative to move our software to a more modern cadence". And don't even get me started on Windows 7's pitiful stylus support.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:52

Geological Survey, now a Ph.D. candidate at University of California, Santa Cruz and first author of the paper, said in a statement Thursday. The team was marked them with Global Positioning System collar to record videos of their movements and hunting style.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:58

Police have vowed to block opposition supporters from attending the event . The legislator, who administered the controversial oath during the event held at Uhuru Park Grounds, was arrested at Milimani Law Courts on Wednesday afternoon. The court cited irregularities and illegalities and said it ruled against Kenyatta because the electoral commission refused to open its computer system for court scrutiny.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:46

Less than two weeks after Epic Games explained to " Paragon " fans that their favorite game may not have much time left, the company followed through with this new announcement, which Epic Games posted on Twitter on Saturday, Jan. The platform for requesting a refund is outlined here. For those who have spent real-world cash on the game, either to access its initial paid-for test or as part of the game's microtransaction monetisation system, Epic is offering full and complete refunds ...

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:27

On that night, lucky viewers on the right side of the planet will get to see a blue supermoon and a lunar eclipse occur at the same time. In Delhi, the eclipse will begin at 5.53 pm and will last for 3 hours and 45 minutes during which there will be a total eclipse of one minute 32 seconds starting at 6.59 pm.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:50

And it's a " blood moon " because it will pass through the Earth's shadow, a lunar eclipse . Simply the second full moon in any month and for a month to have two full moons we usually have to wait about 2 1/2 years (or once in a blue moon , get it?).

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:24

Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) - a very common plastic used in children's toys, building materials like pipes, and many other products - have been found carrying a family of bacteria called Rhodobacterales, which are associated with a suite of coral diseases.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:29

Starting in February, the company is adding new dictation capabilities to Office apps across all devices to make it possible for students of all abilities write easily with their voice. PowerPoint will now allow teachers to record their lessons including slides, interactive ink, video, and narrations and publish to their Stream channel in Teams classrooms.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:19

The prediction comes a research note produced by Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo at KGI securities. Kuo is a well-connected and highly-respected analyst with a proven track record. The most short-lived iPhone Apple has ever made? Longtime iOS users want something familiar as well, like the physical home button, Touch ID, and 16:9 display aspect ratio among others.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:30

US aerospace manufacturer Rocket Lab reached orbit for the first time with its second test flight of the Electron orbital launch vehicle, dubbed "Still Testing", the company announced Sunday. The US/New Zealand company has developed revolutionary technology which allows for rocket launches at a fraction of the price of a conventional launch.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:28

The test focuses on two signals that a person might be harboring cancer by looking for 16 telltale genetic mutations in bits of free-floating DNA that have been deposited in the bloodstream by cancerous cells. The result was a relatively small panel of highly selective DNA markers. "I suspect now you're looking at $1,000 or something like that, in terms of what the tests would cost".

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:11

While Barrett-Jackson's site doesn't have an anticipated price for this special-edition 'Stang, it should warm your icy, cold heart to know that 100 percent of the auction's proceeds will go to charity. The Bullitt comes rocking that classic Highland Green paint job while boasting minimal exterior badging, subtle chrome accents, and black torque-thrust wheels.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:31

AMG variants account for 60 per cent of G-Class sales Down Under. Exterior-design cues include the distinctive retro door handles, exposed door and hood hinges and exposed spare wheel on the rear door. Interior volume has been increased, with legroom up 1.5 ins. Its massive size is even more impressive in person. Mercedes has not yet announced luggage capacity but is expected to surpass the outgoing model's 699 litres.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:38

Netanyahu's first official meeting will be with external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj. The visit comes six months after Modi's own visit to Israel and days after India voted at the United Nations against the USA move to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:59

Stats were shown in-screen, replays of incredible plays were possible and the top down views used often to showcase the real strategies of the teams. This time the league will be broadcasted exclusively by Twitch. Valiant adorned in black, green and gold as well as the L.A. Gladiators in white, purple and black. To learn more about the Overwatch League , visit www.overwatchleague.com .

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:17

Near the end of the Nintendo Direct , ominous music played as the camera move in on a dying campfire. Bandai Namco has announced a remastered edition of the original Dark Souls action RPG game. The Dark Souls Item Encyclopedia comes at a B6 size and includes more than 1000 pages of information on items, gear, spells and other details from the three games.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:05

It also promises a 110-degree field of view, an advanced blur-free display, and up to seven hours of battery life on a single charge. Part of that is due to the use of more advanced technology. There's also some breathable padding in areas where the headset touches the skin, though it remains to be seen how fast that will become a grime depository.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:05

That said, Razer's intent is to provide "enhanced productivity and differentiated gaming experiences" with Project Linda . Special Android keys on the Project Linda keyboard optimize it for use with the phone-which is, of course, the only way the laptop can be used.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:57

In the Q4 of a year ago, telecom operator Airtel announced two new tariff plans priced at ₹448 and ₹509 respectively for its prepaid customers which offered benefits like free voice calls and 1 GB data per day. The company is all set for the new offers and reports are coming that soon users are going to get the benefits. Airtel also revised its Rs 799 prepaid plan last week.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:49

There's a circular fingerprint scanner on the back of Nokia 6 (2018 ). Apart from the aforementioned chages, other aspects of the Nokia 6 (2018) remain the same as its predecessor. There's still a 5.5-inch, 1080p IPS LCD, a 3,000mAH battery , and a baseline of 32GB of storage with expansion via a MicroSD slot. The smartphone will be available to the customers in India sometime soon.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:48

It wouldn't be surprising to anticipate that, in the future, consumers might be use Google Pay to purchase tickets ofter watching a movie trailer on YouTube. "With Google Pay, it'll be easier for you to use the payment information saved to your Google Account, so you can speed through checkout with peace of mind", Google's Pali Bhat explained.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:47

That means you can stream movies and TV without need of a separate streaming box and use the included Shield controller for gaming . This is all well and good, but who exactly wants or needs a 65-inch gaming monitor with a SHIELD built-in? These pack in nearly everything you could want: 4K, HDR , and 120 Hz support with 1,000-nit peak luminance and DCI-P3 color gamut.

by | January 08, 2018 | 04:37

While it isn't exactly clear what the Zuma mission is or precisely who it's for, we do have some clues. SpaceX now can look forward to its next major test for the year - launching its huge heavy-duty rocket for the first time ever. Air Force . "As a company, Northrop Grumman realises this is a monumental responsibility and we have taken great care to ensure the most affordable and lowest risk scenario for Zuma", Mr Rains said, declining to comment on the nature of the payload.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:21

NDSU - Derrek Tuszka had 6 tackles and 2 sacks. They needed some points badly before kicking away to NDSU to start the third quarter, and Stapelton's snaring of this one - momentarily pinning it to the helmet of the Bison's Josh Hayes - got them across midfield to at least set up a field goal.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:01

Arsenal were on the end of another controversial penalty decision, this time from referee Anthony Taylor , and with the governing body already requesting that he explain his comments in relation to that fixture, he could face more time away from the touchline.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:33

The price though is expected to be revealed only during the CES . LG's new UHD projector seems to have achieved all the essential features and claims that the size of their product is half the size of what others offer in their own market.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:33

A Twitter post Wednesday morning indicated that SpaceX plans to carry out the launch Friday. It is expected to continue doing that in 2018, and later in January, it will also test its Falcon Heavy rocket . It will be returned to the launch pad within next week before the fire test, and then the engines will be ignited. Typically, rockets with a similar triple booster first stage (Titan IV, Delta IV Heavy ) have used relatively powerful separation rockets to more sternly force the side ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:01

TechCrunch reported that the acquisition will apparently make the process more convenient for developers to create newer apps for Apple's mobile and tablet platforms. Services, which include revenues from Internet Services, App store, Apple Music, AppleCare, Apple Pay, licensing and other services, surged 34% year over year to almost $8.5 billion in the last quarter.

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:08

January 31's supermoon , according to the space agency, will also feature a total lunar eclipse - when the Earth, sun and moon, line up in such a way that the Earth blocks the sunlight that would otherwise reflect off the moon. On January 15, the moon is estimated to be 406,423 kilometers away. The moon just like the Earth does not have a completely round orbit. It was the closest approach to Earth since 1948.