Friday August 18-th, 2017

Amazon Echo Show vs Echo: Which is the right one for you?

The basic features are available across all, but there are also specific ones that will only work on certain devices. AMAZON has grabbed more than two-thirds of the fast-growing market in the United States for connected speakers with its family of ...

BMW announces new generation 8 Series Coupe BMW announces new generation 8 Series Coupe

The facelift may be subtle, but the exterior gets a number of design tweaks to keep the look fresh. A svelte two-door coupe would fit the bill nicely, its seeming lack of practicality hinting that this vehicle is just one of several available in th...

Wholesale prices jumped in April

Core inflation had been running between 2.1% and 2.3% for more than a year. Labour market momentum, also marked by a sharp rebound in job growth in April, has left financial markets anticipating further monetary policy tightening from the Fed's Jun...

Ask SAM: Who started Mother's Day? Ask SAM: Who started Mother's Day?

Make a resolution that you will not just be physically near your mother often but actually be with her and there for her. She said, "I wanted it to be a day of sentiment, not profit". There is a belief that a silent prayer of an orphan travels to...

IIP growth slips to 2.7% in March IIP growth slips to 2.7% in March

India's wholesale inflation or Wholesale Price Index (WPPI) for April increased by 3.85 percent for the dame month past year, government data released on Friday said. For enabling dynamic revision of the methodology of IIP including the item list and...

Uber vs. Waymo: case to go to trail, judge orders Uber vs. Waymo: case to go to trail, judge orders

Further, Judge William Alsup rejected Uber's argument that Waymo's trade secret accusations should be taken ahead in private arbitration, reports Reuters . This is close to a worst-case scenario for Uber as it desperately tried to avoid the case f...

US astronauts conduct 200th spacewalk at space station after glitch US astronauts conduct 200th spacewalk at space station after glitch

During their time outside the station, Whitson and Fischer will replace an avionics box situated on the station's starboard 3 truss. The sharing of the equipment will affect their battery power, and the spacewalk was now expected to last about four...

Xiaomi's first Indian Mi Home opens in Bengaluru Xiaomi's first Indian Mi Home opens in Bengaluru

Located at Phoenix Market City in Whitefield in Bengaluru , the store that showcases some of the flagship products including Mi 5 and Redmi Note 4 will be open for the public from May 20. While Bengaluru is the first, Xiaomi has stated that the ...

Sensex opens at all-time high of 30346.69, Nifty scales new peak Sensex opens at all-time high of 30346.69, Nifty scales new peak

Similarly, the barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE closed at a new high of 30,248.17 points - up 314.92 points or 1.05 per cent from its previous close at 29,933.25 points. These stocks had jumped 7.9% and 4.6% in the previous sess...

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Windows 10 Build 16193 is also from development branch and nearly all of the features released with this build will be available on Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. Windows Story Remix , meanwhile, sounds like what Google already does with its Google...

Nubia M2 Lite Price in India Nubia M2 Lite Price in India

It is the first smartphone of nubia with front camera with 16 MP with inbuilt soft led flash. Jumping straight to the specifications part, the M2 Lite offers a 5.5-inch HD display with a screen resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. M2 Lite comes with a ...

Australian Labor party slammed for 'racist' ad Australian Labor party slammed for 'racist' ad

Following a backlash on social media, Labor frontbencher Anthony Albanese blasted the campaign. "Only white Australians? Where's the diversity?" she asked. "Whilst the issue's the right issue, rorts in the visa system, the fact that under the Liber...

Snapchat adds limitless snaps and looping videos. Here's how to use them

Q4's 91% Y/Y growth (though on a 22-pt easier comp). From today, May 9, however, Snapchat users can avail of a new "infinity" setting to the timer on the app, allowing their friends or whoever receives their snaps to view them for as long as ...

Microsoft fixes remote hacking flaw in Windows Malware Protection Engine

If you already have Skype installed on your computer, you can simply click on Help- Check for Updates. A discussion on Project NEON, a new design language Microsoft has been working on for some time, might be appropriate at the show. We're hoping...

North Korea: US and South Korea tried to assassinate Kim Jong Un North Korea: US and South Korea tried to assassinate Kim Jong Un

The country's Ministry of State Security claimed that Central Intelligence Agency agents worked with South Korean spies to recruit an "ideologically corrupted and bribed" North Korean citizen to carry out the plot. The claims comes as US President D...

Groups sue to keep drilling ban in Arctic, Atlantic waters Groups sue to keep drilling ban in Arctic, Atlantic waters

The federal lawsuit filed in Anchorage claims Trump exceeded his constitutional authority and violated federal law. Obama in 2015 and 2016 withdrew waters in the Arctic Ocean and off the Atlantic coast from future oil and gas leasing. Abigail Hoppe...

Community shows support for Deputy Burbridge, body transported with motorcade Community shows support for Deputy Burbridge, body transported with motorcade

A second inmate was in the transport van originally commandeered by Correa-Carmenaty, but he was not intentionally involved in the escape from the jail. Correa-Carmenaty crashed her vehicle and was then taken into custody. Additional charges could st...

Amazon's new touchscreen Echo device has been leaked Amazon's new touchscreen Echo device has been leaked

Soon, it could be launching an Echo with a camera and a touchscreen. AFTNews has spotted a tiny image of the new Echo device on Amazon's servers. Amazon has been taking Alexa to newer heights with every passing day. That's not a guarantee that it's...

Intel patches nine-year-old enterprise CPU vulnerability Intel patches nine-year-old enterprise CPU vulnerability

Millions of Intel workstation and server chips have harbored a security flaw that can be potentially exploited to remotely control and infect systems with spyware. As a outcome, the company released a patch that solves the issue with Intel Standard M...

2 killed when cargo plane goes off runway in West Virginia

Mayer said that UPS Airlines was still gathering more information about the situation and "keeping the crew in our heartfelt thoughts". Roads are blocked off around Yeager Airport. The Air Cargo Carriers mailing address is on Howell Avenue at Gener...

Warren Buffett sells 30 percent stake in IBM after revaluing it downward Warren Buffett sells 30 percent stake in IBM after revaluing it downward

Berkshire Hathaway still owns 50 million IBM shares, he says. "I've revalued it somewhat downward", Buffett told CNBC . So the question is should other investors follow suit? " IBM is a big strong company, but they've got big strong competitors...

OnePlus 5 About screen shows 8GB OnePlus 5 About screen shows 8GB

OnePlus 5 has been in the news for a long time and with the launch of the device looming large there are more updates coming our way. Storage: OnePlus 5 is rumoured to come with two storage variants - 64GB and 128GB internal storage .

SuperSport United set deadline for SAFA and Stuart Baxter negotiations SuperSport United set deadline for SAFA and Stuart Baxter negotiations

Baxter quit as South Africa coach in 2005 after failing to qualify " Bafana Bafana " (The Boys) for the World Cup in Germany the following year. The South African Football Association have confirmed that they have reached an agreement with a su...

Samsung launches the Samsung Dex Dock for Galaxy S8

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will likely launch during the IFA event as Heithecker himself approves of this. The device is expected to have dual-lens camera just like the Apple's iPhone 7 . Available in a 5.8-inch Galaxy S8 and 6.2-i...

SpaceX Successfully Launches Spy Satellite for U.S. Government SpaceX Successfully Launches Spy Satellite for U.S. Government

The larger portion of the rocket is known as the first stage. This was the fourth SpaceX booster landing at Cape Canaveral; even more have landed on an ocean platform. SpaceX strives to return most of its boosters for reuse . These satellites ar...

Median Pay For Some Silicon Valley Interns Up To $8000 A Month Median Pay For Some Silicon Valley Interns Up To $8000 A Month

But when you do earn yourself one of those killer internships, know that the best of the best really do pay off. " Microsoft has their hands on absolutely everything, so you get to talk to a lot of very smart and interesting people", says a former...

Even Trump's Earth Day message was anti

A live stream of the Washington March is on YouTube and several speakers including astronaut Leland Melvin, Chief of NASA's Astronomy and Relativity Programs Dr. Rallies were also being held worldwide, including Australia, Germany, Croatia, Switz...

Nokia 6, Nokia 3310 up for pre-orders, price revealed Nokia 6, Nokia 3310 up for pre-orders, price revealed

And now, it seems the new Nokia android smartphones are ready to taste the worldwide waters. While the past few weeks have seen both a May and June launch speculated for all four devices, we can now confirm that they are indeed going to be launched i...

Nokia 3, 5, 6, 3310 to hit the United Kingdom in June Nokia 3, 5, 6, 3310 to hit the United Kingdom in June

The Nokia 3310 was recently spotted online on an Indian retailer, OnlyMobiles.com that listed the device for a price of Rs 3,899 and also emphasised that the device will be launched on May 17 for the Indian market, with pre-order opening on May 5.

Skoda Karoq confirmed as Yeti replacement Skoda Karoq confirmed as Yeti replacement

The Karoq is set to make its official debut in Stockholm on May 18, and will enter the market in Europe sometime in the second half of the year. "Karoq is a brand new vehicle that sets new benchmarks for our brand and its segment, and with Karoq, w...

Apple asks California regulators to change self-driving vehicle policy Apple asks California regulators to change self-driving vehicle policy

Apple's self-driving action comes after many reports about the company's purported Project Titan project over the past couple of years. If you follow self-driving auto news, you'll notice that the vehicle is a Lexus RX450h, the same make and model ...

BlackBerry KeyOne to go on sale next month for $199 BlackBerry KeyOne to go on sale next month for $199

After an unexpected delay , Chinese electronics company TCL has announced the BlackBerry KeyOne will be going on sale in the USA and Canada on May 31. We'll have first impressions of the production unit and a review for you shortly. And yes you he...

PV Sindhu storms into quarters of Badminton Asia Championships PV Sindhu storms into quarters of Badminton Asia Championships

It is to be noted that Sindhu had won her during their last clash. The Rio Games silver victor easily notched up a 21-14, 21-15 win over unseeded Japanese Aya Ohori in the second round match that lasted just 40 minutes at the Wuhan Sports Cente...

Tags: humans | 130000 | years | north america Tags: humans | 130000 | years | north america

Some sceptics suggested alternative explanations about the material excavated beginning in 1992 at a freeway construction site, suggesting the bones may have been broken recently by heavy construction equipment rather than by ancient humans .

Touch new stamp and presto, total solar eclipse becomes moon Touch new stamp and presto, total solar eclipse becomes moon

The stamp's photo of the eclipse was taken in Libya by an Arizona-based astrophysicist in 2006. The stamp makes use of a special ink known as thermochromic ink , which transforms when heat is applied. If you've forgotten your high school science l...

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