Sci-tech

by | April 10, 2018 | 17:06

Before joining Google , Giannandrea had stints at Netscape and General Magic. "It's a momentous occasion for my family to be back in Alabama and to be able to talk about how Google can bring that same opportunity that I had for education and knowledge to families here in Jackson County by investing in this center and our children and all that they can become", Boden said.

by | April 10, 2018 | 16:22

It will end on April 11, 2018 so if you have been planning to buy the phone then now is the ideal time to make it yours. It is priced at Rs. 14,999 but will be available at Rs. The Moto G6 is rumoured to come powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC paired with 3GB/4GB of RAM and 32GB/64GB of storage, depending on the variant.

by | April 10, 2018 | 16:12

Some users have reported seeing the app's stories feed revert to its classic reverse chronological order, instead of the algorithm-based feed akin to those on Facebook , Instagram , and others. The company had seen daily active user growth sag from 17 percent to under 3 per quarter after the launch of Facebook's Snapchat clone Instagram Stories.

by | April 10, 2018 | 15:15

But not just in the video game world. Even when compared to other Grand Theft Auto titles. First off, there's the presence of GTA Online whose frequent updates far outnumber those offered by earlier entries and even other AAA titles. The news comes at a time when many Grand Theft Auto fans will be counting down the weeks, months and days to October 2018's Red Dead Redemption 2 , the next ambitious epic from " GTA " studio network Rockstar Games .

by | April 10, 2018 | 15:14

It'll be interesting to see if Radical Heights can pull players away from the monolithic Fortnite , though the zero barrier to entry that comes with being free-to-play does give it a leg up over the $30 price tag on PUBG . Cash can be found on the battlefield, which you can then take with you regardless of whether you win or lose. Going hand in hand with the surprise announcement of the game is an nearly immediate launch as well, which is slated to happen tomorrow, April 10, on Steam ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 16:26

Writing in an email to USA Today , the designer of the Apple II computer criticised Facebook's business model that makes a product of its users and sells them to advertisers. Last week, their COO Sheryl Sandberg said that users would have to pay if they want to opt-out of data-based ads. This is not the first time that Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has expressed discontent towards the tech firms.

by | April 09, 2018 | 12:18

The 65-year-old guided Algeria to the round of 16 at the 2014 World Cup, and he had been in charge of Japan for three years. Kyodo news agency cited Japan Football Association president Kozo Tashima as saying a successor would be named later Monday at a press conference.

by | April 09, 2018 | 09:59

Earlier, veterans De Villiers (44) and opener Brendon McCullum (43) batted well for the three-time finalists before Mandeep's cameo. The challenge that Dinesh Karthik faces as the new Kolkata Knight Riders ( KKR ) captain is more about convincing his own franchise and the fans that his appointment at the helm of one of the most successful teams in the IPL is a fair decision.

by | April 09, 2018 | 09:24

Facebook estimates that data of about 87 million users worldwide has been harvested. According to TechCrunch , removing Facebook messages from the inboxes of recipients isn't possible. The project could combine the hospital and Facebook's data on patients to profile the user and suggest adjustments to their care, two people familiar with the matter said.

by | April 09, 2018 | 09:12

Also, the number of investment managers holding Wal Mart Stores Inc in their top 10 equity positions increased from 48 to 86 for an increase of 38. It is negative, as 68 investors sold WMT shares while 541 reduced holdings. The company was maintained on Friday, September 25 by Deutsche Bank. Morgan Stanley has "Overweight" rating and $130 target. Cowen & Co maintained Walmart Inc.

by | April 09, 2018 | 08:54

Where other manufacturers are releasing smartphones that are shipping with bedazzling colours, the release of a newly-coloured iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus might do wonders for Apple when it comes to revitalising shipments and sales. It was founded in 2006 by Bono, frontman of the iconic band, U2 and ONE Campaign activist Bobby Shriver. That could come with the launch of the red colour versions, or more accurately, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in their (PRODUCT) RED finishes.

by | April 09, 2018 | 07:24

Last month, we told you that Google was removing a number of "conspiracy" themed videos from YouTube for Kids , including one that claims the Earth is flat and is controlled by creatures that are part reptile and part human. YouTube's distinction between its main product and YouTube Kids is significant because of the rules on disclosure and parental consent that kick in for sites with "actual knowledge" that they are trafficking in the personal information of children under 13.

by | April 09, 2018 | 06:43

Police said Aghdam visited a gun range that day, prior to the shooting, and had no known connection to any of her victims. He said police found two magazines at the scene and found no other weapons. "I said maybe she'd go there and protest or start a fight or something", Ismail said. Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital said Thursday that a 36-year-old man remains hospitalized but has been upgraded to fair condition.

by | April 09, 2018 | 06:45

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on Friday that the social media portal will require all political ads on its platform to clearly mention who is paying for the message and for their identity to be verified, "in a bid to curb outside election interference".

by | April 09, 2018 | 03:44

Facebook is rolling out an update to its Messenger app which will allow users to send 360 degree photos and HD videos to others. While this is an upgrade from what Messenger was previously capable of handling, the "HD" video it supports only 720p.

by | April 09, 2018 | 02:04

The statement continued, "This may take some time". Normally, Facebook users can delete their messages - but that only appears on one's own side of the chat. Though some pieces of evidence/sources are there and as per their perspective AggregateIQ has used the data gathered by Cambridge Analytica during Britain's leave campaign.

by | April 09, 2018 | 02:04

The upcoming feature, the deleting of "deleted" videos, the reducing of SMS and call logs and more show that many of Facebook's latest privacy features are merely reactive. A United Kingdom parliament committee investigating the impact of social media on recent elections on Friday announced former Cambridge Analytica CEO Alexander Nix and former director Brittany Kaiser as future witnesses for a Fake News inquiry.

by | April 08, 2018 | 22:14

AAPL outperformed by 7.94% the S&P 500. Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc decreased Bank Of America Corp (BAC) stake by 62.82% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. That's 0.03, from change from 2017Q3's 0.7. The ratio improved due to AAPL positioning: 50 sold and 1023 reduced. 151 funds opened positions while 637 raised stakes.

by | April 08, 2018 | 13:53

Gennaro Gattuso on Thursday sealed an improved contract with AC Milan that will see him remain as coach of the seven-time European champions until 2021. Gattuso spent 12 seasons playing for Milan. "The Red and Blacks are (and remain) in Rino's hands!" Speaking to MilanTV, Gattuso said: "I am very proud, and beyond that, there is great responsibility from the staff, because it is an honour to train this club".

by | April 08, 2018 | 10:53

Zuckerberg's willingness to testify before the committee, and we look forward to him answering our questions on April 11th", said Reps. "Once data leaves your database, you know, data is a fungible thing, right?" he said. "We did not follow up and confirm, and that's on us? and particularly once they were active in the election , we should have done that". "We're doing an investigation, we're going to do audits and yes, we think it's possible, that's why we're doing the audit", she said.

by | April 08, 2018 | 08:58

Now, the company says, that process will be rolled out worldwide - and also extended from covering exclusively political ads to the fuzzier category of "issue" advertising. Users, on the other hand, will be able to see all the advertisements a page is running and get access to a searchable archive for political ads. Despite Facebook's forthcoming changes, that desire remains unmet.

by | April 08, 2018 | 06:44

Tremblant Capital Group who had been investing in Procter And Gamble Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $199.49 billion market cap company. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, August 5 by MoffettNathanson. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, October 11 by KeyBanc Capital Markets.

by | April 08, 2018 | 05:03

The company recently revealed that it will come with a screen notch, which is a feature "copied" from the iPhone X . This page is giving the idea of the gestures and it seems that they want to compete with iPhone X. He also assured that the notch will be seamlessly integrated and that the company has already tested the top 1000 Play Store applications with the notch.

by | April 08, 2018 | 05:02

It says examples could include pro-life or pro-choice ads, ads relating to the Second Amendment ads, and ads on issues like public infrastructure. Now that this secret unsend feature is causing even more PR woes for Facebook to pile on top of all the other woes the company is facing, Facebook leadership confirmed that not only will "regular" users get an unsend feature at some point in the future, but the function will be blocked for all Facebook executives until that time .

by | April 08, 2018 | 03:46

The government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi , and the Opposition blamed each other for disruptions during the Budget Session that ended in a near-washout on Friday, and announced their own sets of fast protests. Referring to the no-confidence motion by BJP's old ally Telugu Desam Party (TDP) over the issue of special status to Andhra Pradesh, Mayawati also asserted that the BJP is isolated by its allies because of its overconfidence and ego.