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The iPhone doesn't start flashing an alert you when your battery is in trouble - it just starts to curtail your phone's processing power. "Lithium-ion batteries become less capable of supplying peak current demands when in cold conditions, [when they] have a low battery charge or as they age over time, which can result in the device unexpectedly shutting down to protect its electronic components", the company said.
  • Asset Advisors Corp Sells 51000 Shares of Walt Disney Co (DIS)

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    Lee Financial Co now owns 1,052 shares of the entertainment giant's stock valued at $112,000 after acquiring an additional 74 shares during the last quarter. On Friday, December 15 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Buy". The stock of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, June 21 by Morgan Stanley.
  • Apple sued by iPhone owners over slowed older phones

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    We've now extended that feature to iPhone 7 with iOS 11.2, and plan to add support for other products in the future. But, to be clear, this probably isn't some nefarious Apple plot to get you to buy a new phone. Apple has responded to claims of a discrepancy in how the iPhone's processor should work as its battery ages compared with how it responds in the real world.
  • Apple faces lawsuit after admitting it slows down old iPhones

    Apple faces lawsuit after admitting it slows down old iPhones

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    Apple , which was filed Thursday in federal court in Chicago, alleges . "Last year we released a feature...to smooth out the instantaneous peaks only when needed to prevent the device from unexpectedly shutting down", Apple said in an emailed statement to the Reuters news agency.
  • How Reliance Jio Recharge Packs From

    How Reliance Jio Recharge Packs From

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    Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio started a new trend of 4G offering all of its prepaid and postpaid plans at an effective price. The plan offers unlimited high speed 4G data per day (with unlimited usage at 64 Kbps post 1GB), unlimited calls (local, STD and national roaming) and unlimited SMSes and free access to all Jio apps at Rs.
  • 2G verdict could spark political realignment, boost DMK, Congress prospects

    2G verdict could spark political realignment, boost DMK, Congress prospects

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    DMK MP Kanimozhi today said justice has been delivered with the special court acquitting her and others in the 2G spectrum allocation scam cases, and described her last six years as "harrowing and "excruciating". If the AIADMK fails to prove its majority the DMK might take advantage of it and try to form the government. Former Minister T M Anbarasan said this case was misused by political rivals to malign the DMK.
  • 103-Year-Old WWI Submarine Is Finally Found

    103-Year-Old WWI Submarine Is Finally Found

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    There was no distress call and no witnesses. HMAS AE1 was found in in more than 300 metres of water off the Duke of York Islands in PNG by the search vessel Furgo Equator. After attacking Turkish shipping in the Sea of Marmara, AE2 came under fire from a Turkish gunboat and was scuttled so she would not fall into Turkish hands and the crew ended up in a Turkish prison camp.
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui to play Bal Thackeray in upcoming biopic

    Nawazuddin Siddiqui to play Bal Thackeray in upcoming biopic

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    Nawazuddin Siddiqui , will play the role of Shiv Sena chief. Siddiqui is away shooting in Mauritius. The movie is produced by Shiv Sena MP and Saamna executive editor Sanjay Raut and directed by Abhijit Panse , MNS leader. Uddhav Thackeray stressed the need for making movies on personalities who lived for others. Late Thackeray Meenatai treated Jaya like a family member.
  • Instagram Direct now supports Live Videos

    Instagram Direct now supports Live Videos

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    While that separation hasn't happened yet, Instagram seems to be heading in that direction with the features it has been rolling out, the latest of which lets you start or even share live videos through private messages . As a viewer, you can send a live video to a friend in Direct the same way. Pick the friends you want to ping, and then they can watch you stare back at them in real time .
  • Ex-Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli sends transfer request to Man City

    Ex-Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli sends transfer request to Man City

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    Balotelli has scored 33 goals in 49 games for Nice since joining them from Liverpool in August 2016. He's already weighed in with 10 goals from 13 league games. "I love City, the Manchester City fans and the club". "Honestly, at the beginning, it was hard to live in Manchester, which is different from London, and I struggled a little bit", he said.
  • Traders Buy Shares of PG&E (PCG) on Weakness

    Traders Buy Shares of PG&E (PCG) on Weakness

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    Short interest is another tool that analysts use to gauge investor sentiment. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Friday, December 1 by Mizuho. As per Tuesday, November 17, the company rating was initiated by Citigroup. Advisory Ntwk Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG ). Analysts await PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG ) to report earnings on February, 15.
  • Amazon has finally released a Prime Video app for Android TV

    Amazon has finally released a Prime Video app for Android TV

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    Google calls it a "badge of authenticity" and says it is being added to verify that Android app is not malicious. This same command was enabled in case of Google Assistant also. For starters, you are getting future ready. Having no Android TV , or more importantly Chromecast support has been a consumer unfriendly move by Amazon basically trying to push their Fire TV hardware onto users to get access to the service.
  • Steam Holiday Sale 2017 - Best Deals

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    The holidays are almost upon us and if you're looking for some ways to pass the time during the Christmas and New Year's break, video games could be one way to go about it. So if you're having trouble deciding, check out the voting processes for The Steam Awards, which lets you vote as part of a different category every day.
  • (CELG) Shares Sold by Sectoral Asset Management Inc

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    Looking into last 5 trades, the stock observed a return of nearly 0.06%. Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 7 analysts rated Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ) as Buy, 1 analysts given Outperform signal, 2 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.
  • Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) renders and full specifications leaked

    Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) renders and full specifications leaked

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    The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) will possibly arrive with a 5-inch Super AMOLED display that will also be supporting HD resolution of 540 x 960 pixels, which is rather modest. On the software front, the phone would probably run the old Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box. Galaxy J7 Nxt smartphone comes with a 13 Megapixel Autofocus rear camera with LED Flash.
  • Samsung to Supply 180-200 Million OLED Displays to Apple in 2018

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    Samsung now manufactures the OLED display , NAND flash and DRAM chips in the iPhone X , but previous reports have suggested Apple plans to lessen its strong reliance on Samsung . A 90 percent yield rate means Samsung can pump out 224 million 6-inch OLED panels per year. We already know that behind Apple , Samsung is the biggest beneficiary from the iPhone X's success.
  • INTC) — Intel Corporation (NASDAQ

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    It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. Select Equity Group Lp increased Gartner Inc (IT) stake by 10.34% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Sciencast Management LP bought a new position in shares of Intel Co. Horizon Serv Lc holds 0.12% in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) or 7,362 shares. Moreover, Telos Cap Inc has 1.16% invested in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) for 78,922 shares.
  • This is the world's smallest 'talk and text' phone

    This is the world's smallest 'talk and text' phone

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    The Zanco tiny t1 feature phone appears to come from an era before the trend of phablets and big-screen smartphones, when calling and texting were the primary features in a mobile phone. With the 32MB of storage, the device can store 50 messages and 50 incoming and outgoing calls. The Tiny T1 comes powered by MediaTek MTK6261D processor and includes 32MB of RAM.
  • Google's Former CEO Eric Schmidt Steps Down As Alphabet's Executive Chairman

    Google's Former CEO Eric Schmidt Steps Down As Alphabet's Executive Chairman

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    Schmidt joined Google in 2001 as CEO, three years after the search giant was founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin . "The Alphabet structure is working well, and Google and the Other Bets are thriving", said Eric Schmidt . He was initially brought in as chairman to add more seasoned leadership to the fast-growing startup, as the " adult supervision " for the 20-somethings then running Google.
  • Future Apple Watch Models Might Feature An EKG Heart Monitor

    Future Apple Watch Models Might Feature An EKG Heart Monitor

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    That said, a new report from Bloomberg relays that future iterations of the Apple Watch may include advanced heart-monitoring technology better equipped at detecting and alerting users to potentially serious heart conditions. It would take the Apple Watch past fitness use cases for heart monitoring. Bloomberg reports that a version being tested requires users to squeeze the smartwatch's frame with two fingers from the hand that they're not wearing the Apple Watch on.
  • Atlanta outage impacts QC travelers

    Atlanta outage impacts QC travelers

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    The only problem for the out-of-towners: How would they get there? "So obviously, there was no early morning departure to Atlanta". At Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, Delta canceled two arrivals Sunday night from Atlanta and the two return trips scheduled for Monday morning, according to Mark Stuckey, senior vice president and chief operations officer at the airport.
  • Assurances sought on Toys R Us pension scheme

    Assurances sought on Toys R Us pension scheme

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    The PPF has now submitted its proxy vote, indicating its intention to vote against the proposals. Despite a recent streamlining of its United Kingdom operations, the warehouses of Toys R Us could grind to a complete halt this week due to a boring battle over pension provisions that could see the administrators called in by Thursday.
  • Russian bobsledder Voevoda banned for life from Olympics

    Russian bobsledder Voevoda banned for life from Olympics

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    The IOC has now answered some of those questions, in excruciating and glorious detail. Russian bobsledder Alexey Voevoda has been found guilty of committing "anti-doping rule violations" at the 2014 Sochi Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Monday.
  • 2G verdict proves UPA govt was wrongly accused: P Chidambaram

    2G verdict proves UPA govt was wrongly accused: P Chidambaram

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    However, after the Special Court acquitted all 18 accused including A Raja and K Kanimozhi in 2G spectrum allocation case, BJP will run short of issues to target the Congress . If you read the conclusion of this judgement, it reads that prosecution and execution has been extremely useless and whole case falls flat on the ground.
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Vs Honor 7X | Price, Specifications & Feature Comparison

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Vs Honor 7X | Price, Specifications & Feature Comparison

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    However, a super moderator named mitch002 over on the MIUI forums begs to differ. The Redmi Note 5 is not coming anytime soon, instead, they are going to launch the Redmi 5 Plus smartphone. The dual cameras are vertically aligned at the back which is similar to the camera placement design of the latest Apple iPhone X . One another notable feature in the Mi 6X leaked case is the presence of fingerprint sensor at the back.
  • Netflix now supports HDR on Windows 10, but not so fast…

    Netflix now supports HDR on Windows 10, but not so fast…

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    Following support for the feature on a variety of smartphones , Netflix is adding HDR support to Windows 10 . "This feature is the culmination of a multi-year collaboration between Netflix and a number of industry partners". In October Microsoft rolled out Windows Creator updates to address the vulnerabilities discovered by the researchers, but users are recommended to enable the "enhanced anti-spoofing" feature of Windows Hello , and setup Windows Hello Face Authentication from ...
  • New Feature Uses Facial Recognition Technology

    New Feature Uses Facial Recognition Technology

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    The facial recognition technology can be accessed through the Photo Review feature, which is meant to alert users whenever the algorithm detects their faces in the photos uploaded by people. The company said in a statement that it was making the feature optional to allow people to protect their privacy, but that it thought some people would want to be notified of pictures they might not otherwise know about.
  • LG's latest PC monitors bring intense HDR and ultra-wide 5K

    LG's latest PC monitors bring intense HDR and ultra-wide 5K

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    The company's 34-inch monitor is reported to be its first 21:9 aspect 5K UltraWide, and features Nano IPS technology - where light absorbing nanometer-sized particles are applied to the display's LED for enhanced colors and the promise of more life-like viewing.
  • Amazon's Fire TV devices add web browsers to access YouTube

    Amazon's Fire TV devices add web browsers to access YouTube

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    As part of the press release Amazon mentions that customers can access the World Wide Web, "including popular sites such as Facebook , Twitter , Yahoo, Reddit, as well as local and worldwide news sites, video sharing services, cloud photo sites, and other social news, sports, and entertainment content".
  • Destiny 2 is Second Best Selling Console Game of 2017

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    Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy also registered incredible results. "With that being the case, another Activision first-person shooter property is in the number one slot, with Call of Duty: WW2 managing to surpass "$1 billion in sell-through worldwide since its launch", extending the franchise's tenure as the top selling console game franchise in North America for nine years running.
  • Amazon puts an end to Music storage subscriptions

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    Amazon accepts new subscriptions to Amazon Music Storage until January 15, 2018. Audi's is injecting a cohort of its cars with access to Amazon Prime Music and Amazon Music Unlimited through its nifty infotainment unit. It is the customer who is at the receiving end whenever a company decides to shut down or retire a cloud-based storage service. If you plan on uploading songs on your Amazon storage, you can still do so as long as you are subscribed to the service.
  • Amazon YouTube rival may break Alexa's Google handcuffs

    Amazon YouTube rival may break Alexa's Google handcuffs

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    In the midst of Google's YouTube blockade on the Echo Show, Amazon could be mulling its own video platform. The Dec. 5 Amazon Tube and Open Tube applications use identical language to describe software and a mobile application used for the "transmitting, accessing, receiving, uploading, downloading, encoding, decoding, streaming, broadcasting, sharing, displaying, formatting, manipulating, organizing, bookmarking, tagging, storing, caching, and transferring electronic works ...
  • Samsung Mass Producing Industry's First 2nd-Gen, 10-Nanometer Class DRAM

    Samsung Mass Producing Industry's First 2nd-Gen, 10-Nanometer Class DRAM

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    The mass-production of the second-generation DRAM chip comes 21 months after Samsung began mass-producing the first-generation ten-nanometer DRAM chip. This is combined with a 10-15% increase to energy efficiency, thanks to the use of advanced circuit design technologies, which have been applied without the use of a EUV process.
  • First Details About Call of Duty: WWII's The Resistance DLC Announced

    First Details About Call of Duty: WWII's The Resistance DLC Announced

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    Get Call of Duty: WWII on disc or digital download HERE. It's a recreation of The Wolf's Lair, Adolf Hitler's top-secret hideout during World War II. Once rescued, you'll move on to capture crucial radio equipment before finally taking the fight to the Nazi's head on. Call of Duty: WW2 has announced The Resistance , the shooter's first portion of DLC that promises three new multiplayer maps , a new War Mode and the next chapter of its Nazi zombies offshoot, named The Darkest Shore .
  • PUBG Xbox One patch takes aim at visuals, performance

    PUBG Xbox One patch takes aim at visuals, performance

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    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds ( PUBG ), this year's biggest success in PC gaming , is set to receive its "1.0 update " on December 20. This will usher in a new season when 1.0 finally launches. The massive PC steam update also comes after some rather excellent news for Xbox, who now hold exclusivity over the game on console. In what is good news for an often-neglected part of the world when it comes to local servers, PUBG's Xbox One version has added Oceanic servers.
  • Magic Leap One Mixed Reality headset looks like cyberpunk sunglasses

    Magic Leap One Mixed Reality headset looks like cyberpunk sunglasses

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    While not clear in images, the glasses appear to connect to a small computer attachment called the Lightpack, which slips into your back pocket. A wireless controller is used as input. Magic Leap showed off a concept video of a first-person shooter a few years ago in which a normal office setting was fantastically transformed into a robot shooting gallery.
  • Apple's iPhones slow down as the batteries get old, report

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    The Cupertino based tech giant reportedly reduces the speed of the processors in iPhones with old and worn batteries, which makes their performance slow. "The difference between 10.2.0 and 10.2.1 is too abrupt to be just a function of battery condition". Poole elaborates that users expect their phones to perform the same regardless of how old the battery is, but his tests indicate that this isn't the case.
  • Currency mining Android Trojan can kill your phone

    Currency mining Android Trojan can kill your phone

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    The blog post added: "The only thing missing is user espionage , but the modular architecture of this Trojan means it's possible to add this sort of functionality at any time". The message is displayed in a loop to prevent the user from dismissing it until the application is deleted. These servers can load additional modules and receive lists of apps which may attempt to remove or limit the permissions granted to the malware.