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Tech Here's Why This Apple Ad to Switch to iPhone Is Dead Wrong
Author: 0 Here's Why This Apple Ad to Switch to iPhone Is Dead Wrong

But if customers balked at the high price and lack of innovation seen in the iPhone X , it's possible that the Galaxy S9 - which shares numerous same features - could similarly flop. One plausible explanation for the apparent shift in consumer sentiment, according to one analyst cited by WSJ , is that "older models of premium phones stay relevant and functional for so long that they tend to have three to four owners before being discarded".

Tech More Than a Silverado Clone — GMC Sierra
Author: 0 More Than a Silverado Clone — GMC Sierra

The wheels of the new Sierra have been pushed closer to the corners of the vehicle and have 22-inch wheels. Those in back will find plenty of room with the crew cab gaining almost 3 inches of legroom over the outgoing model. In all, the truck trims 360 pounds versus the current model even without CarbonPro. Ford , by contrast, went all-in on aluminum when it switched to aluminum-bodied F-150s for the 2015 model year, a move that competitors have not followed.

Tech WhatsApp for iOS Includes New Stickers Alongside Ability to Search Group Participants
Author: 0 WhatsApp for iOS Includes New Stickers Alongside Ability to Search Group Participants

To give you a brief, Instagram lets you add time and location stickers along with other stickers to photos and videos that you share as Stories, which automatically disappear after 24 hours. According to a report by The Next Web , it would appear that this feature works the same way in group chats and private chats as well. Upon this, one has to tap on the '+' icon which is positioned right next to the message box.

Author: 0 Comparing VEON Ltd. (VEON) and Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

The firm had revenue of $2.64 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.55 billion. It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. Monetta Financial Services Inc increased its stake in Costco Whsl Corp New (COST) by 29.63% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Tech Three people dead in house fire in Ireland
Author: 0 Three people dead in house fire in Ireland

Local man Tom Fee who owns the rented property had attempted to rescue the occupants by breaking down doors and windows with a sledgehammer but was beaten back by the smoke and flames. Police said the investigation is at an early stage and we are not in a position to elaborate further at this time. Mrs Foster added it was devastating news for the local community and there was widespread shock in the area.

Tech Bixby is ALIVE! Bixby 2.0 WILL Land Inside Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Author: 0 Bixby is ALIVE! Bixby 2.0 WILL Land Inside Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Just like the Galaxy S9 Plus, the Galaxy Note 9 would have a vertically arranged dual camera system on the back. The shift into the second half of the year gives the HomePod more time to establish itself in the speaker marketplace before Samsung's version has a chance to take off claims analysts.

Tech See a Live Action Trailer for Far Cry 5
Author: 0 See a Live Action Trailer for Far Cry 5

Ubisoft has also announced a longer live action prequel, Inside Eden's Gate , to be released online ahead of the game's launch. Ubisoft's Far Cry 5 has been given the live-action trailer treatment today in a new video that explores the relationship between leading Big Bad Joseph "The Father" Seed and Pastor Jerome.

Tech Microsoft Announces New Meltdown/Spectre Updates
Author: 0 Microsoft Announces New Meltdown/Spectre Updates

We will update this documentation when new mitigations become available. Currently, the microcode being archived is just a fraction of Intel's available patches (which so far cover the Skylake H-, S-, U-, and Y-series microprocessors). The fix being rolled out by Microsoft is only available through Microsoft Update Catalog ( KB4090007 ) and won't be pushed out through Microsoft's Windows Update system.

Tech Meet the auto that is controlled by a smartphone
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Richard Yu, Huawei CEO, Consumer Business Group during launch in Barcelona said that Huawei Balong 5G01 is the world's first 3GPP 5G commercial device with a maximum rate of 2.3 GBPS (gigabit per second). Chinese networking and telecomm giant Huawei made headlines in January for releasing its Mate 10 Pro phone in the U.S. It comes with an embedded Kirin 970 chip, which the company claims makes it the first smartphone with an AI chip inserted in it.

Tech Xbox One's Spring Update to Bring 1440p Support, New Mixer Features
Author: 0 Xbox One's Spring Update to Bring 1440p Support, New Mixer Features

To encourage interactivity, the company is introducing a feature called Share Controller. While I was able to start up Lost Odyssey (which I got digitally), I got the dreaded "You cannot save the game unless you log in" message, so gamers who thought they could play their games offline are going to be out of luck.

Tech Commission says Facebook, Google should remove terror content within an hour
Author: 0 Commission says Facebook, Google should remove terror content within an hour

The European Commission says tech firms including Alphabet's ( GOOG , GOOGL ) Google and Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) should remove terrorism-related content within an hour of the content being flagged by local law enforcement or Europol. For all other types of illegal content the EC will assess the technology firms' progress within six months. "The European Commission is pushing "voluntary" censorship to internet giants to avoid legislation that would be subject to democratic scrutiny and ...

Tech N Korea 'very willing' to hold peace talks with US: S Korea
Author: 0 N Korea 'very willing' to hold peace talks with US: S Korea

But the special adviser left open the possibility that there could be some "compromise" on the resumption of the joint exercises - if North Korea engages in direct talks with the U.S. We have a very good relationship. Trump praised Chinese President Xi Jinping for bolstering China's sanctions against the North and warned that Russian Federation is "behaving badly" on the issue.

Tech 'Beast from the East' sparks red alert snow warning for Ireland
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Snow showers continuing this morning & afternoon with more persistent snow pushing up from the south east later this afternoon & evening in strengthening easterly winds. "Bitterly cold & windy with heavy snow showers & sub zero temps in most places with strong easterly winds adding a significant wind chill". And Irish Rail said all its services are running, including commuter trains but with delays on some lines and that it will try to give as much notice as possible of disruption.

Tech Jaguars all-electric I-Pace SUV promises a 240-mile range
Author: 0 Jaguars all-electric I-Pace SUV promises a 240-mile range

A concept version of the I-Pace was revealed two years ago. The electric SUV that will appear in European showrooms late this summer and USA dealers this fall is relatively close to the concept version shown at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show .

Tech A Bad Port of Chrono Trigger Just Launched on Steam
Author: 0 A Bad Port of Chrono Trigger Just Launched on Steam

Furthermore, the Steam version's release will also trigger the update of Chrono Trigger on iOS and Android , with both getting major patches to include the features now available on the PC version . Specifically, the Steam edition of the game will run for $14.99, and Square Enix is offering a limited time sale incentive on the game for the release.

Tech Sony finally unveils a flagship mobile device with a revamped design
Author: 0 Sony finally unveils a flagship mobile device with a revamped design

The company has announced these smartphones at an event in Barcelona, Spain in the MWC . And Sony is at it again in 2018 with its brand new flagship phone , the Sony Xperia XZ2 . Rounding off the connectivity hardware is Wi-Fi ac, NFC, Bluetooth 5.0, Global Positioning System and GLONASS, and USB Type-C 3.1. Samsung has historically offered the more "complete" smartphone, combining specs with a refined experience.

Tech Holi 2018: Tips to take care of your nails during Holi
Author: 0 Holi 2018: Tips to take care of your nails during Holi

Thursday and Friday, when people will color their loved ones with an array of hues, indulge in delicacies and candies specially made for the occasion and, in short, have the time of their lives. These celebrations also carry the message of love, brotherhood, and truth. Bright colors, water balloons, lavish gujiyas and melodious songs are the ingredients of flawless Holi .

Tech Amazon Prime Video, Disney India sign content deal for Marvel & ABC series
Author: 0 Amazon Prime Video, Disney India sign content deal for Marvel & ABC series

In an expanding market that includes Apple Music, Times Internet's Gaana, Jio Music, Wynk Music and Saavn, Amazon Music brings another addition to the Indian music streaming industry. Already, there's huge competition in the music streaming segment in India. Play Music All Access is available for ₹99 ($1.50) a month in India. Prime membership in India is for Rs 999 annually.

Tech Dick's Sporting Goods self-imposes tighter gun restrictions
Author: 0 Dick's Sporting Goods self-imposes tighter gun restrictions

Walmart said its new restrictions are being made "in light of recent events". Walmart , which no longer sells "high-powered assault rifles" as of 2015, also announced Wednesday that it would raise the age of buying a gun at its stores to 21 .

Tech Florida teacher 'Stephanie Peterson' arrested for sexual relationship with student
Author: 0 Florida teacher 'Stephanie Peterson' arrested for sexual relationship with student

The 8th-grade student revealed the relationship to his parents on Tuesday, according to the sheriff's office. The student said she also bought him marijuana . According to Brandon Ferri's now-deleted Facebook page , he is a firefighter and EMT with the Deland Fire Department. Ferri's father, Phillip Peterson , who is a New Smyrna Beach attorney represents his daughter in her ongoing divorce case.