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by | August 15, 2017 | 02:34

The lawsuit, filed last Thursday, also accused Kalanick of concealing a range of misdeeds from the board and scheming to retain power at Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] even after he was forced to resign as CEO in late June. An early investment of $27 million made in Uber by Benchmark was now estimated to be worth some $8.4 billion. Benchmark's lawsuit against Kalanick appears aimed at removing him from the board, ensuring he can't engineer a return as CEO.

by | August 15, 2017 | 02:34

On similar lines, the NSE Nifty rose 76.95 points or 0.79% to 9,787.75. Coal India advanced 1.5 percent and Tata Power climbed almost 2 percent ahead of their quarterly results due today. Stocks on Monday rose for the first time in six days, with the benchmark Sensex rebounding over 235 points to end at 31,449 as investors took comfort from tentative signs of tensions easing between the United States and North Korea.

by | August 15, 2017 | 02:32

Bhubaneswar: Janmashtami, the birthday of Lord Krishna , was celebrated across Odisha on Monday with people in large numbers gathering in temples to offer prayers. Krishna's uncle Kansa tried different ways to kill him but at the end the almighty emerged victories by killing the evil king and freed the earth from demons.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:12

The upcoming Android O update will be the last major updates to the OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 3 , confirms company. Oliver confirmed that OnePlus will use the program exclusively for the OnePlus 5 . Speaking about the next updates for the 3/3T, Oliver mentioned that the August security patches are going to be out "soon", while the OxygenOS 4.5 build will come "in the next 1-2 months".

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:11

Google asked natives to read common phrases aloud, creating a baseline that its artificial intelligence systems could use to understand what the language sounds like. Currently, voice search in these additional 8 Indian languages is being rolled out for Android with an iOS roll out scheduled for later. "Using voice to dictate a message is not just convenient, but it is also up to three times faster than typing", the company said.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:07

In the Non-Food Articles group, the index rose by 0.6 percent, at 118.5 (provisional) from 117.8 (provisional) for the previous month, due to higher price of raw rubber (eight percent), safflower (four percent) and castor seed (one percent).

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:06

Instead, there's a new semi-transparent floating bar to take its place. Floating Bar: The main highlight of the brand new UI is the Floating Bar feature. Now, it not just shows the clock but can also show Quick Tools, Music Player or a personal photograph. LG has already revealed that the V30 will be the first smartphone to come with aperture f/1.7 lens.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:54

While it is hard to find a hero in any story involving characters like Intel and Microsoft , it looks pretty clear that in this yarn the black hat certainly belongs to Vole. It was these drivers that were causing the numerous problems that customers were experience ranging from display responsiveness to battery life problems, to startup woes.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:55

This customization options leans more towards accessories with the Nintendo Switch system, rather than the system itself. However, not everyone will be able to pre-book their custom sets because the offer is only for the Japanese market at the moment.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:53

LG V30 Camera phone has announced its release date on August 31 via a fun video featuring actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt's company, HITRECORD. 066570) is bringing a new level of photographic innovation to the mobile industry. If rumours are to be believed, the LG V30 might be around 700 United States dollars while the LG V30 Plus might be around 850 USD. Unfortunately, users who might be planning to go with the LG V30 Plus instead of the LG V30 will be disappointed, as the LG ...

by | August 14, 2017 | 00:09

Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez revealed former Liverpool midfielder Shelvey had apologised to his team-mates for the rush of blood that cost his newly promoted team their chance of a shock win. With the scores locked at 0-0 at the time of the red card, Spurs took full advantage of the numerical superiority and goals from Alli and Ben Davies secured all three points.

by | August 13, 2017 | 03:55

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by | August 13, 2017 | 01:39

Leeanna May told the Post she took the photo and that she was in Evansville when she did it. Walmart, the largest seller of guns and ammunition in the U.S., said it was looking into whether the sign was placed there by mistake, or if it was done by a customer as prank.

by | August 13, 2017 | 01:05

Bank Wealth Management. The latest United States economic data cemented expectations that inflation will remain subdued amid a robust labour market. Seagate shares rose 74 cents to $32.29. Steel, networking, and financial stocks are also seeing notable weakness in mid-day trading, although selling pressure is somewhat subdued.

by | August 12, 2017 | 01:14

This is a developing story . Ljung has warned in the past that without the rescue package, the company won't have enough money to survive, according to Digital Music News . Kerry Trainor , the former Vimeo CEO, will replace outgoing chief executive and SoundCloud co-founder Alex Ljung , while Michael Weissman has been named SoundCloud's new chief operating officer.

by | August 12, 2017 | 01:08

The suit, filed on Wednesday in California, alleges Nintendo infringed on a patent first filed in 2012 by Wikipad, Inc., now known as Gamevice. The Wikipad is also a tablet that allows a gaming controller to be attached to it, just like the Switch allows for the joypads to be attached to its handheld screen.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:53

The 5.2-inch display is to obviously support Full HD content, with 32GB internal storage, microSD expansion, IP67 certification for water and dust resistance, and bundled USonic earbuds with active noise cancellation wrapping up a respectable list of features.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:39

While the Z2 Force Edition may have interchangeable Moto Mods in its favor, Motorola has made a name for itself in recent years for its exceedingly affordable X Series of phones. To recall, the phone features a 5.5-inch Quad HD POLED display with a screen resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. Perhaps one of the more impacting areas where things can get hairy is the front-facing camera.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:25

You can communicate with each other using proximity-based voice chat, although it sounds like there isn't much to do besides explore together. Players will need to be in close distance of one another for this to work, but with the addition of portals meeting up with friends online will now be a real possibility.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:22

Thirty-nine-year-old Ian McCarthy is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Clinton police Officer Gary Michael . McCarthy was convicted of stabbing Michael Pawlick, 23 at the time, during a fight involving at least seven young men at Maple and Auburn streets in Manchester during 2001, police said.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:22

Some Twitter users are awaiting the new iPhone with anticipation while others are not impressed. The iPhone 8 will offer buyers and edge-to-edge screen, but that's not the entire story. The device will feature dual-lens vertical cameras. The image revealed the glass back and inductive charging. Gone are the antenna lines, as the iPhone 8 will be the first iPhone since the iPhone 4s to feature a glass shell on the back.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:30

The board game will have the main story and side quests to distract players as they walk off into the wasteland . The rest of the map will vary from game to game, however, and there are five separate characters with their own armor, attribute values, S.P.E.C.I.A.L.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:06

Now, a chat feature will appear in the Uber app once you book a ride, showing your driver's name, vehicle type, and plate number at the top of the messaging screen; you can even see read/received receipts for sent messages. Seeing as this is most likely for convenience and privacy, it's likely that's not going to be the case. Currently, drivers and riders connect by texts and phone calls.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:01

Over the past few months, Microsoft and Kaspersky Labs have been in a fight over the way antivirus programs are handled in Windows 10 . Kaspersky complained that independent software developers were given just seven days before the release of Windows 10 to make their software compatible with the new operating system, leaving too little time to make sure their application was compatible.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:54

And since we now have a clear idea about the release date of the Galaxy Note 8 , it is fitting that a whole torrent of new leaks and rumors surface concerning various aspects of the upcoming phablet at this point of time. The roadmap leaked in Korean and applies to South Korea, but it will likely also apply to the USA (due to the NY launch) and other regions as well.