• Facebook is building a new team that will focus on blockchain

    Facebook is building a new team that will focus on blockchain

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    Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has launched a heavy reorganization , shuffling leaders of its key apps in a move to shake up the company and improve executive communication and user privacy. Replacing Marcus at Messenger will be the unit's vice president of product, Stan Chudnovsky , according to a tweet by Marcus . Facebook's chief product officer, Chris Cox , has been promoted to oversee all of the company's apps.
  • TvOS 11.4 Beta 4 Now Available for Apple TV

    TvOS 11.4 Beta 4 Now Available for Apple TV

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    According to Gurman, there will be some major UI revamp for the iPad including a newly designed home screen, an updated version of the "Files" app that is used to navigate through various storage folders and also some improved features in the Apple Pencil, the iPad's stylus , which lets the user operate the device hands free.
  • This is Uber's first air taxi prototype

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    Being fully electric with multiple small rotors instead of a single large one, it should be quieter than a conventional helicopter and more efficient. Using its knowledge of rider habits and current rider activity, Uber believes it can create an air taxi service that, until now, has been something in sci-fi movies: buzzing drone-like vehicles flying all over the skies.
  • Google Maps to add new features including

    Google Maps to add new features including "For You" and "Your Match"

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    Since launch, Google has mapped over 220 countries and territories and is helping more than 1 billion Maps users. Among the key features will be a personalized score indicating how much Google thinks you'll enjoy a restaurant or bar (at least on the surface, comparable to Netflix's percentage telling you how much you might like a movie).
  • Microsoft is making it super-easy to take screenshots in Windows 10

    Microsoft is making it super-easy to take screenshots in Windows 10

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    Texture for Windows hasn't received an update for some time now, and its Microsoft Store listing is flooded with bad reviews from users who complain that the app doesn't work properly. It also allows users to drill it down and identify the location of the user. If that's all you need, you can take it from there. Found in the Detail View after clicking on a to-do, Steps help you divide larger tasks into bite-sized pieces.
  • Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S Edition 1 revealed

    Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S Edition 1 revealed

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    AMG plans to stagger the launch of the GT 4-Door Coupe in the U.S. Arriving in early 2019 will be the 63 and 63 S V-8 models and by the middle of that year we'll see the 53 mild-hybrid inline-6 model join the fold. Inside, the Edition 1 gains magma grey/black nappa leather AMG seats and door inserts with yellow contrast stitching across the aforementioned pews, a microfibre steering wheel and dashboard, yellow seatbelts, matte carbon-fibre trim, illuminated AMG door sills, and "Edition 1" ...
  • Square Enix Sets E3 2018 Showcase for June 11

    Square Enix Sets E3 2018 Showcase for June 11

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    After three years without a dedicated conference, Square Enix will host its own showing at E3 2018. Hopefully, we start getting some solid release dates for Square Enix titles that are supposedly being released in 2018. Shadow of the Tomb Raider seems likely, Final Fantasy would be right up there with Kingdom Hearts , and news about that mysterious Avengers Project would be a fresh addition.
  • Samsung launches Burgundy Red Galaxy S9 in China

    Samsung launches Burgundy Red Galaxy S9 in China

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    The company is apparently hoping that by introducing the new color option in China, it could revitalize its presence in the country. Samsung released the red version of the S9 to give the flagship phone a new look that would hopefully attract more consumers to buy it.
  • Gmail's getting an AI-powered Smart Compose feature for faster emailing

    Gmail's getting an AI-powered Smart Compose feature for faster emailing

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    The more interesting of the two is the addition of Google Pay, which makes it possible to "pay anyone with an email address", according to the developer notes . From here, you need to tap on to the transfer to the bank option. This new snooze feature lets you snooze emails so you can deal with the emails after sometime.
  • New

    New "Music Stickers" In The Works — Instagram

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    The feature works in such a way that once you pick a song and add it as a music sticker to your Story then a clip of that song will play while people watch your story. However, considering the service's recent pairing with Spotify, it makes sense that things such as " music stickers " would be the next step for them.
  • OnePlus 6 photographed in black and white

    OnePlus 6 photographed in black and white

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    OnePlus has already confirmed a few things about the upcoming flagship killer. In one of the photos, both Pete Lau and Amitabh Bachchan are each holding a OnePlus 6. This handset is powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset processor. We have seen enough teasers of the upcoming OnePlus 6 smartphone but none like this.
  • PUBG's new 4x4 map officially called Sanhok

    PUBG's new 4x4 map officially called Sanhok

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    Well, it looks like they are finally trying now, not only revealing the name of the game's next map , but also the reasoning behind it. You can see for yourself this week as the developer announced a new round of testing for Sanhok . The next testing phase for the Sanhok map will be open to all PC PUBG players. Testing begins Thursday, May 10, at 7 p.m. PDT and will run until Monday, May 14, 4 a.m.
  • Sport Bike SLI Battery Market Outlook 2024, Global Opportunity & Growth Analysis

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    A detailed analysis of key players, along with key growth strategies adopted by them is also covered in this report on Lithium Battery Electric Bike Market . With the growing demand for electric vehicles, the market for Li-Ion portable batteries is witnessing a significant rise across the world. Global Sport Bike SLI Battery (Thousands Units) and Revenue (Million USD) Market Split by Product Type such as Lithium Battery, Lead Battery , .
  • Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

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    Microsoft's annual developer conference is today, called Build . "What Satya described", Kipman writes, "is a key advance in the evolution of the intelligent edge; the ability for devices to perceive the people, places and things around them".
  • Rockstar Releases More Red Dead Redemption 2 Screenshots

    Rockstar Releases More Red Dead Redemption 2 Screenshots

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    The screenshots show intense moments in the game along with some quieter ones including Arthur Morgan and other characters which will you meet along the way. Unlike its predecessor, the game will be shipped under "Rockstar Games Production" that covers their different studios. The most recent bundle that players got was the God of War PS4 Pro, and with how big of a release Red Dead Redemption 2 is shaping up to be, it wouldn't be out of the question to expect some type of console bundle.
  • Vladimir Putin sworn in as Russia's President for fourth time

    Vladimir Putin sworn in as Russia's President for fourth time

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    The President noted that Russian Federation needed to develop in all sectors, which could be ensured only by a free society, reports Sputnik . From now on, the limousine will replace the fleet of imported vehicles Putin uses, state television reported.
  • Army Rescues Over 1000 Boko Haram Captives

    Army Rescues Over 1000 Boko Haram Captives

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    The statement added that one of the rescued victims, Alhaji Gambo Gulumba, from Amchaka village, thanked the Nigerian military for showing them love and care. The following year, it pledged allegiance to the global Islamic State militant group (ISIS), renaming itself the Islamic State in West Africa. Nigeria's military and the Multinational Joint Task Force - comprised of troops from Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Benin - took part in the rescues.
  • Tenacious D Are Plotting a Sequel to 'The Pick of Destiny'

    Tenacious D Are Plotting a Sequel to 'The Pick of Destiny'

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    Together, the two form Tenacious D , that satirical heavy metal juggernaut that mixes real world musical chops with a ribald sense of humor that skewers the entire rock music industry. In recent interviews, Jack Black described the album as a rock opera. "It's a post-apocalyptic musical comedy, and the idea is that you know, you've got Pink Floyd The Wall , and you've got Tommy [by] The Who, and those are the only true rock operas in existence".
  • Destiny 2's Warmind Expansion Drops Tomorrow

    Destiny 2's Warmind Expansion Drops Tomorrow

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    She's a Guardian who was believed dead for some time, but she's returned to find a connection from her past - one hidden in the polar ice cap on Mars. Over the past few months, Destiny 2's player base has decreased rather significantly because the "Curse of Osiris" expansion placed numerous maps behind a paywall.
  • Microsoft is looking for a solution for Windows 10 upgrade problems

    Microsoft is looking for a solution for Windows 10 upgrade problems

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    Hopefully, a fix is coming soon, and Microsoft has indicated they are working on one and hope to have it released for the upcoming Patch Tuesday on May 8th. That's no doubt built from how Microsoft has been developing its voice assistant Cortana , and means that like Apple's macOS computers, there's now a way for you to talk to write.
  • Volvo May Have The Best Infotainment Thanks To Help From Google

    Volvo May Have The Best Infotainment Thanks To Help From Google

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    We are expecting to see some new features being announced at the Google I/O 2018 . Google officials said the spinoffs have momentum. Leading up to this year's show, Google already announced that it will be investing in start-ups that use the Google Assistant ecosystem-an announcement that would have been flawless for the I/O stage-so Google must have even cooler things talk about at the keynote.
  • Honor 10 India Found on May 1-5, Reveals Flipkart

    Honor 10 India Found on May 1-5, Reveals Flipkart

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    Now, Flipkart has confirmed that the smartphone will be made available exclusively on its website and app from May 15. Additionally, Gadgets 360 has learnt that the Honor 10 price in India will be around the Rs. According to reports, the device should be launched in Europe in the coming weeks with a price tag under €150, in Black and Gold hues. Just like every other phone we have seen this year, the Honor 10 also comes with a range of AI-features that is said to improve the phone and camera ...
  • Sylvester Stallone Reportedly Returning For Rambo 5

    Sylvester Stallone Reportedly Returning For Rambo 5

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    With a modest budget of $15 million, First Blood became a solid box office hit, grossing $47.2 million domestically. As well as First Blood and 2008's Rambo , Stallone also played the character in Rambo : First Blood Part II and Rambo III in 1985 and 1988, respectively.
  • Samsung's Smartphone Market Share in China's Inches Up

    Samsung's Smartphone Market Share in China's Inches Up

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    Probably both the devices will launch either at CES or MWC. However, since new information has claimed that the firm may debut its foldable smartphone at the same venue, it is now being speculated that the Galaxy S10 may get an early launch next year.
  • Anheuser-Busch to Purchase 800 Hydrogen Semis

    Anheuser-Busch to Purchase 800 Hydrogen Semis

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    According to the suit, published images of the Tesla Semi have similar designs as those Nikola protected with patents. On May 1 Nikola filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Tesla Motors . This week's second Nikola news item seems to indicate that semis from the two companies can coexist and even thrive as a result of their different fuel sources.
  • Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Trended Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Shows

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    About 2.83M shares traded or 0.39% up from the average. It closed at $4.5 lastly. (NYSE:CYH) has declined 57.99% since May 7, 2017 and is downtrending. Caxton Assocs L P owns 127,899 shares. Or both. This is of course still pure speculation at this point, but several Activision executives talk about Battle Royale during the conference call, which makes it all the more likely something is on its way.
  • Apple Inc. (AAPL) Sets 1-Year High at $183.83 on May, 6

    Apple Inc. (AAPL) Sets 1-Year High at $183.83 on May, 6

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    Also, Apple Inc . ( AAPL ) needs to expand a 20.28% increase it experienced over the past twelve months. AAPL reached $183.83 during the last trading session after $6.94 change. During 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment increased to 0.73. Its up 0.03, from 0.7 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 50 investors sold AAPL shares while 1023 reduced holdings.
  • James floats as Cavs stun Raptors

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    Sure the Indiana Pacers took him to seven games but where's the satisfaction in that when you come out on the losing end? In 2013, Ujiri became the first non-US person selected as NBA Executive of the Year. They have been 13th out of 16 playoff teams in defensive rating. Still on a night when Toronto need to have all guns firing, DeRozan wasn't a factor with a 3-of-12 shooting night.
  • Samsung's foldable Galaxy X to launch at MWC 2019

    Samsung's foldable Galaxy X to launch at MWC 2019

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    Not only Samsung but since a long time, Nokia and Motorola also have been using OLED display for their smartphones while Apple just past year used the same feature in its iPhone X smartphone. Although it was expected that the Galaxy S9 would come with a whole new design, Samsung apparently finally chose to keep it quiet, so many people do not really consider the device as a real upgrade.
  • Lava engulfs Hawaii communities after volcano erupts

    Lava engulfs Hawaii communities after volcano erupts

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    More outbreaks are likely along the rift zone, officials said . The Hawaii Volcano Observatory said white vapor and blue fumes began emanating from the cracked areas Thursday afternoon, followed by spatter - blobs of lava blown into the air - just before 5 p.m.
  • Cardiff City promoted to Premier League

    Cardiff City promoted to Premier League

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    Cardiff will join Wolves in being promoted automatically to the Premier League with victory at home to Reading. At the other end, Bolton scored twice in the last five minutes to beat Nottingham Forest and thus haul themselves out of the relegation zone at the very last moment, consigning Burton Albion , Barnsley and Sunderland (who had their fate confirmed last weekend) to the drop beneath them.
  • Justify splashes home to break Derby curse

    Justify splashes home to break Derby curse

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    Favorites have won the Kentucky Derby for the last five years, the longest such streak since the 1970s. Trainer Chad Brown saddles Good Magic prior to his second-place finish in the Kentucky Derby. After seven years with Lukas, Pletcher went out on his own as a trainer at the end of 1995. Trainer Chad Brown was looking for his first Derby with the 2-year-old champion and gave credit to his jockey for holding on for second place.
  • Gboard beta update delivers GIF-making tool to Android users

    Gboard beta update delivers GIF-making tool to Android users

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    As soon as you tap it, you'll have to provide G-Board consent touse the smartphone camera to record photos and video, then it may open a camera up interface using a few filter presets it's possible to add. The newly created GIF images can be later used by users elsewhere where GIFs via Gboard are supported. Previously this GIF creation feature was spotted in a number of app breakdowns and finally it is arriving for the Android devices.
  • Lagerback backs Eagles to excel

    Lagerback backs Eagles to excel

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    You don't go to the World Cup and be dreaming of playing in the Final when you are not done with what you have right before you first in the group stage". Nigeria will kick-off their World Cup campaign against Croatia on 16 June, before meeting Iceland and Argentina on the 22 and 26 June respectively.
  • Rivers APC ward congress will be free, fair, credible - Amaechi

    Rivers APC ward congress will be free, fair, credible - Amaechi

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    The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Buhari arrived Daura at about 5:30 pm on Friday. There are 319 wards across the 23 local government areas of the state. " We welcome you on behalf of the party to Ebonyi, Salt of the Nation, and we assure you of adequate security ". Bamidele Baderinwa, has alleged the state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, of scheming to impose candidates at the ward congress.
  • LG K30 with 600 MHz to be unveiled by T

    LG K30 with 600 MHz to be unveiled by T

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    Going through LG K30 specifications it sports a 5.3 inch display with 1280 x 720 pixels HD resolution and 16:9 aspect ratio. This is the first time we're hearing about the LG K30 which is a follow up to the LG K20 released around the same time previous year.
  • This Is How Google Plans to Bring More Transparency to Political Ads

    This Is How Google Plans to Bring More Transparency to Political Ads

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    Such political advertisers will now to have to provide Google a government-issued ID, among other materials. Included in the report details will be info on who is paying for the election ads, as well as how much money they're spending. Facebook admitted the ads, which could have potentially influenced the USA election, were targeted at users with an interest in issues such as gun rights, immigration, and discrimination.
  • Twitter advising its users to change passwords after bug found

    Twitter advising its users to change passwords after bug found

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    The company has yet to unveil or possibly determine how many passwords were stored in the log. Twitter did not comment on the matter when the bug was discovered, or how long it had been storing passwords in this manner. Twitter said on its blog: "We are very sorry this happened". Go to your settings and change your password. Fortunately, there is no indication the login passwords were seen outside the company, but there are precedents where simple flaws result in data breaches.
  • Court Orders Dino Melaye Moved To National Hospital, Abuja

    Court Orders Dino Melaye Moved To National Hospital, Abuja

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    Mr Melaye was earlier arraigned at an FCT Magistrate Court for attempted suicide and destruction of public property, among other allegations on Wednesday. Our correspondent gathered that some senators who are close to Melaye may have made a decision to retreat so that anti-graft and security agencies will not come after them.