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Google: Plans to make Android Messages app an iMessage Competitor

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In simple words what this means is that the Chat will be like your regular SMS app but will let you send rich messages , including images, text with smileys etc similar to what you can send through WhatsApp or Allo . Google's Android Operating System is known for its widely customisable features and the huge range of applications which the Google Play Store offers. Read More »

Notre Dame, Alabama set 2028, '29 series

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Notre Dame will take on Alabama in South Bend on September 2, 2028 and will travel to Tuscaloosa on September 1, 2029. Notre Dame football will finally receive its opportunity for revenge against Alabama. But for Alabama, a home-and-home series is quite unusual. "We are excited to be able to add a home-and-home series with a team like Notre Dame", Alabama coach Nick Saban said. Read More »

Khloe Kardashian 'issues ultimatum' to Tristan Thompson

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New mom Khloe Kardashian is already opening up about parenthood. This flies in the face of reports from Entertainment Tonight , who claimed: " Khloe and Tristan are now very much still together and living together and there is now no plans for that to change". Read More »

City of Jacksonville: Let business's military flags fly

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Employees at Jaguar Power Sports said an inspector with the city of Jacksonville issued a citation over the flags, saying they were in violation of city code. Councilman Garrett Dennis, who represents the area where the business is located, said it appears from the video that Power was in the wrong, but that she still deserves a fair investigation. Read More »

Finally, Map Selection is Coming to PUBG Soon

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One potential roadblock for the map selection feature in PUBG is when more maps are added to the game in the future, which could potentially split the community even more. This feature will first become available on the Test Servers for later to come on the Live Servers if proven to be successful. At the current time, though, that shouldn't be a problem. Read More »

Netflix rolls out Instagram Stories-like video previews for its mobile app

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Previews can be skipped through by swiping or tapping the screen to advance to the next preview. Video previews on Netflix have Snapchat and Instagram-like Stories format starting from the design to its functioning. At the time, Netflix's vice president of product Todd Yellin said that there would be up to 75 mobile previews at launch, but the company plans on adding hundreds of titles in the future. Read More »

Serious Sam 4: Planet Badass Announced, Full Reveal Expected at E3 2018

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The developer/publisher duo are planning a full game reveal in June during E3. According to the game's developers, Serious Sam 4: Planet Badass will retain the series' classic over-the-top action with hordes of enemies and super powerful weapons, but will do so on a much bigger scale than previous entries. Read More »

ZTE delays earnings amid confusion over US ban

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The ban and fine was put in place after a 5-year investigation found that ZTE had circumvented embargoes on shipping US-made components into both Iran and North Korea using a series of shell companies. The ban affects ZTE's ability to purchase goods from USA manufacturers including Intel, Qualcomm and possibly even the free Android operating system. Read More »

Facebook is looking to design its own chips

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The Menlo Park, California-based company would join other technology giants tackling the massive effort to develop chips. Google produces custom AI chips and included its first consumer-focused silicon (an image processor) in the Pixel 2 a year ago. Read More »

Republican leaders warn Trump against firing Mueller, Rosenstein

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But the California lawmaker, whose San Joaquin Valley district backed Trump by 10 points and his own re-election by much more, tempered his impeachment threats against Rosenstein and Wray after the Justice Department provided a more complete version of the memo it says launched its probe of possible Russian collusion with the Trump campaign. Read More »

Kathua incident barbaric: Kovind

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Protecting every child and ensuring all children feel secure is the utmost responsibility of society. Her body was found dumped in a forest a week later. We have to think what kind of society are we developing. "Are we developing such a society where our mother, sisters and daughters are getting their right of justice, equality and freedom as enshrined by the Constitution", he asked. Read More »

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM) held by 95 SEC 13F Filers

The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 18.96%. David Zusman decreased its stake in Monsanto Co New (MON) by 8.71% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Goldman Sachs downgraded Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE: TSM ) on Tuesday, June 28 to "Neutral" rating. Its EPS was $2.26 while outstanding shares of the company were 5.19B. Read More »

New Moto G6 and G6 Plus images have leaked

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Interestingly, the fingerprint scanner is at the front of the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Plus but at the rear end of the Moto G6 Play . You can tell because some new devices just showed up in a changelog for the Moto Voice app. As rumored , the Moto G6 will feature a dual-camera setup, a curved glass back, rounded sides, and a front-facing fingerprint sensor. Up front, the smartphone features a 5-megapixel wide-angle camera of f/2.0 aperture for selfies and video calling. Read More »

Ava DuVernay Joins Competition Jury at Cannes Film Festival

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While some have criticized the relatively low number of women directors in official competition, Cannes artistic director Thierry Fremaux told Variety last week that he has been conscious of the gender makeup of the jury. Léa Seydoux is an acclaimed actress who has appeared in numerous films including Abdelatif Kechiche's Blue is the Warmest Colour which won Palme d'Or for in 2013. Read More »

Examine Statistic Performances of: NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI)

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Analysts Mean Recommendation/Target Price/Volume: The stock exchanged hands with 2488715 numbers of shares contrast to its average daily volume of 4.48M shares. 363.65 million shares or 6.07% less from 387.15 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. As Aytu BioScience, Inc . has a P/S, P/E and P/B values of 3.44, 0 and 0.7 respectively. Read More »

Students planning school walkouts Friday across the Cedar Valley

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One SOYA member and senior at Bexley High School supports safety in schools, but also seeks to bring statewide attention to how gun violence disproportionately affects minority communities. The Washoe County School District has spent more than $1 million in safety and security upgrades and have recently accelerated our plans to install "single point of entry" at all elementary schools. Read More »

Huawei P20, P20 Pro launching in India this April 24?

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Along with the flagship P20 Pro , Huawei is also expected to launch the mid-range P20 Lite smartphone. Huawei has used an AMOLED panel for the P20 Pro , with the display resolution being 2240 x 1080 pixels, resulting in an aspect ratio of 18.7:9. Read More »

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Recent Ownership Changes

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L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) has declined 20.09% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 0.10% the S&P500. Frigate Ventures Lp decreased its stake in Credit Accep Corp Mich (Put) (CACC) by 80.18% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

More details on Facebook tracking non-users off-site

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He wrote Twitter , Pinterest and LinkedIn use similar like and share buttons like Facebook do to help people share various things on these services. Facebook will now offer financial rewards to people who report bugs and leaks in the platform, said Collin Greene, the company's head of Product Security, in an official blog post. Read More »

IPhone X Alone Gets 35% Of Total Global Smartphone Profits

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Apple had another very good year in 2017, at least that seems to be the case according to market research firm Counterpoint Research. "The iPhone X alone generated 21pc of total industry revenue and 35pc of total industry profits during the quarter and its share is likely to grow as it advances further into its life cycle". Read More »

Mahindra XUV500 Facelift Launched at Rs. 12.32 Lakhs

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Unlike its competitors from MNC brands, the XUV500 tries to offer the "luxury SUV" proposition in the Rs 12 to 18 lakhs range - 25%-50% less than what many high-end SUVs cost in India. At the heart of the new Mahindra XUV500 sits the same 2.2-liter mHawk diesel engine which powered the outgoing version. While, the lower variant fitted with the same engine is likely to produce 140hp/330Nm of power figures, the top-of-the-line model might generate 155hp/360Nm of output. Read More »

Amazon Launches 'Lite' Android Browser

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The browser was spotted on Google's Play Store , and will run on devices with Android 5.0 Marshmallow and above. For comparison's sake, Chrome is 21mb, Firefox is 19.9mb and even the svelte Opera browser tips the scales at 14.7mb. Besides, there is an option to switch to private tabs to let users hide browsing history from their devices. The struggle for good internet connectivity is an old reality and companies have been building lite apps for emerging markets. Read More »

Facebook Points Fingers at Other Companies Over Data Breach

The Cambridge Analytica breach is most likely only a prelude to more privacy breaches in the future . But the problem is, people don't treat their personal information as sacred. When Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) pressed Zuckerberg about the possibility of Facebook changing its business model, Hatch didn't understand how Facebook generates revenue-by offering a free site propped up by targeted ads . Read More »

Kenney on Starbucks arrests: 'This is a societal issue'

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In 2015 in the face of protests nationwide about police shootings of black males, Starbucks launched what it called the " race together " effort, having employees write that term on coffee cups to try to engage customers to think and talk about racial issues. Read More »

What Americans Really Think About Taxes

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Speaking a day before the personal income tax filing deadline, Trump said , "This is the last time you're going to fill out that long, complicated, terrible return". Trump did not publicly respond to the ABC News interview by former FBI Director James Comey, keeping focused instead on the economy. As right-wing advocacy groups embark on yet another campaign to sell the American public on the GOP's corporate-friendly tax law that President Donald Trump insisted would sell itself , a new ... Read More »

Ford announces Mustang program for 2019 — Supercars

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The most popular configuration worldwide is the Mustang GT with the iconic 5.0-liter V8. The cars filmed strutting their stuff and shredding their tyres are Ford Mustangs . The Fiesta ST hot hatch will join it on sale in selected Ford showrooms in early 2019, following its European launch next month. "Next year is about the Mustang", said Tickford Racing team principal Tim Edwards. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 6X Launch Happening On April 25

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As MIX Xiaomi Mi 2S, Mi-7 will get a double rear camera configuration. Some of the users have successfully flashed the file on their device and reported the firmware to be stable as denoted. Similarly, with the Redmi S2 entering the portfolio, Xiaomi might want to target the affordable segment with a dual camera setup for photography, which is now lacking in the Redmi 5 and the Note 5. Read More »

OnePlus 5T Oreo update brings Phone X like gestures

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Your best bet is to keep checking each morning to see if your phone has made the cut. This update will bring Android 8 .1 Oreo to both smartphones. The update is being rolled out as an over-the-air (OTA) update , though this is an incremental roll-out. However, you can go into the " System Updates " section in the phone's settings to check if your phone is ready to download the update . Read More »

Facebook faces Class Action suit over facial recognition on photos

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As part of initial legal procedure, the class of people filing this lawsuit has been legally defined as Facebook users "in IL for whom Facebook created and stored a face template after June 7, 2011". Judge Donato didn't agree with Facebook's argument that the law doesn't apply to it, because its servers aren't located in the state. As far back as 2015, The Anti Media reported on a lawsuit involving a man who, despite not having a Facebook account, was fighting to get his ... Read More »

Study Finds Over 3300 Android Apps Have Been Tracking Kids

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That's why, for the most part, the industry has relied on self-regulation. Thousands of Android apps on the Google Play store have been found to be collecting sensitive data on children, researchers have found. The method directly violates Google policy as well. These apps may be running afoul of the law, but it's up to regulators at the FTC to decide if they are. Read More »

Apple News could become your next monthly subscription

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Apple executives have said they plan to hit a target of $50 billion in services revenue by 2021. People familiar with the plans tell Bloomberg that Texture's technology and remaining employees have been merged with the Apple News team, which is heading up the production of the new service. Read More »

Gmail's new confidentiality features improve email security

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Now Google is reportedly planning to offer a similar ability to users of Gmail. Among the many features that were spotted earlier this week, TechCrunch reports that a Confidential Mode will also be introduced which will allow users to choose whether they want the recipient to be able to forward the email content, restrict them from copy and pasting, downloading or printing them, and even choose if they want the email to self-destruct. Read More »

Apple Inc. (AAPL): Investors Alert

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Sageworth Tru Company owns 1,193 shares or 0.04% of their U.S. portfolio. Adding a sixth ratio, shareholder yield, we can view the Value Composite 2 score which is now sitting at 38. Chemical Bank increased its position in Apple by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. Its up 0.03, from 0.7 in 2017Q3. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Read More »

US, UK issue joint alert warning of Russian cyberattacks

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A RUSSIAN journalist who wrote about mercenaries from the country being killed in clashes with United States troops in Syria has died after a mystery fall. The machines make particularly attractive targets as they are the nexus for massive amounts of internet traffic and tend to be maintained far less diligently than the devices that people use every day, like computers and mobile devices. Read More »

Pete Lau shares camera samples from OnePlus 6

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Combine that with news of the outgoing OnePlus 5T going out of stock in stores all over India and Europe, we know for sure that the device will make its appearance before the end of April (but we did hear a rumour about the official launch date being May 5th). Read More »

Fortnite Dev Talks Increasing the 100 Player Limit

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Fortnite fans, would you like to see better integration of the modes? There's room at this genre for more than a few games SMH. Due to the ridiculous number of players and the ease of finding games and jumping in, there's a great chance of meeting these nearly stereotypical Fortnite players at this point. Read More »

Elon Musk says that too much automation is slowing Model 3 production

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Eads & Heald Investment Counsel bought 1,381 shares as the company's stock declined 6.15% with the market. Gould Asset Mngmt Limited Company Ca holds 0.1% or 12,676 shares in its portfolio. It has underperformed by 8.23% the S&P500. We can't have enough maintenance the once will always reflect the hard, but logically stocks that have grown earnings per allowance sharply in the after are an excellent bet to continue to take effect as a result. Read More »

South Africa's anti-apartheid heroine Winnie Mandela laid to rest

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Madikizela-Mandela's death on April 2 at the age of 81 after a long illness was met by an outpouring of emotion across the country, with the ruling African National Congress (ANC) and opposition parties holding memorials in remembrance of her courage in the struggle to end white-minority rule. Read More »

Kingdom Hearts III Will Include Various Retro Mini-Games

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There are four games showed in the trailer: The Barnyard Battle , The Karnival Kid , Musical Farmer , and Giantland . These LCD games seem to be a call out to Nintendo's portable Game & Watch titles from the 1980s. Video game stories from other sites on the web. You can see a few screenshots below and the trailer is at the end of this article. Kingdom Hearts III , the first main entry in the series since 2006, is expected to arrive sometime later this year. Read More »

WhatsApp now allows you to re-download deleted photos and videos

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As WABetaInfo reports, with the introduction of the new feature, it is possible for users to retrieve old media content again even if it has been deleted from their phone. If you're on Android, ensure you're running the latest WhatsApp version 2.18.113. This was partially available earlier but was meant for the un-downloaded media files for 30 days. Read More »

Last minute tax tips before Tuesday's filing deadline

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Check your state tax department's website: While some states will automatically apply your federal extension, others require you to submit a separate state extension form. The result? Itemizing might not be so rewarding next time you file. ADOR encourages taxpayers to file electronically and to use direct deposit for refunds because it is faster and more secure. Read More »

Herd softball stays undefeated in league after win over Eagles

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DeMott went 3-for-4, including three runs batted in. Casey Shaw had two hits and four RBIs and Andrew Krzanak added a 2-for-4 day with a double and an RBI. Maryland rallied from a one-run deficit in the fifth inning, scoring six runs on seven hits to eventually take a 7-4 victory over St. Francis in game two. Read More »

Amazon.Com INC (AMZN) Stake Lifted by L & S Advisors Inc

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The stock increased 3.15% or $1.24 during the last trading session, reaching $40.62. About 19.18M shares traded. Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO) has declined 74.29% since April 15, 2017 and is downtrending. Montag A & Incorporated owns 0.46% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Blue Ridge Cap Ltd reported 64,000 shares or 2.49% of all its holdings. Read More »

Irish rugby union revokes contracts of players acquitted of rape

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After the IRFU released their statement the out half said, 'I am deeply disappointed about the outcome of the IRFU and Ulster Rugby's internal review. Olding said: "I said outside court that the Stuart Olding that you read about in the trial is not the real Stuart Olding". The news broke that the two players at the centre of a rape trial would no longer play for their province over the weekend and now they must seek employment elsewhere. Read More »