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Tech Power Samsung Galaxy S9 experienced in the tests
Author: 0 Power Samsung Galaxy S9 experienced in the tests

While the public can drool over the impressive camera and display of the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus , the very first alleged benchmark of the Galaxy Note 9 has appeared already. No, we are not saying the dual 12.0-megapixel snappers on the Nokia 8 Sirocco are bad, but they do have a real task going up against the hardware on the S9+, given their much smaller apertures (f/1.75 and f/2.6).

Tech Motorola's Moto G6 Play gets leaked in regulatory filing
Author: 0 Motorola's Moto G6 Play gets leaked in regulatory filing

Like a year ago, the phones may get launched in the month of March or early April. We can see slim bezels and a fingerprint reader around the back of the device though. The front of the phone will be largely dominated by the display itself and to the top, we get a selfie flash as well. The Moto E5 Play , on the other hand, is rumoured to feature a 5.2-inch HD display, 2GB RAM, 16GB onboard storage, dual camera setup with 12-megapixel and 5-megapixel sensors, and 4000mAh battery.

Tech United States stockmarkets suffer worst month in over two years
Author: 0 United States stockmarkets suffer worst month in over two years

NASDAQ measures a number of indices reflecting the reaction of USA's high tech markets and business environments on the country's political and economic developments which have an impact on high tech markets. Earlier in the week, Powell's testimony helped send Treasury yields jumping and stocks tumbling when he said that he's feeling more optimistic about the economy.

Tech Amazon acquires Ring in latest move into smart home market
Author: 0 Amazon acquires Ring in latest move into smart home market

This week, Amazon has announced that it is buying Ring, essentially making its presence known in the home security space known, and its place in the smart home space even more solidified, as one of the world's biggest eStores takes over what was becoming one of the most notable presences in both.

Author: 0 Galaxy S9 loses out to iPhone X, iPhone 7, SD845-powered devices

The listing shows the display will have a resolution of 412 x 846, and the device will surely sport a higher resolution display. Here are some of the devices expected to launch in India soon. However, we've not been bothered to use the video recording feature of the avatar, simply because it's not as accurate as we'd like, leading to a lot of flickery facial features, and the angle not being quite right.

Tech Republicans not moving quick on guns
Author: 0 Republicans not moving quick on guns

That after some Republicans in the room noted that, despite 97% of people wanting universal background checks, they had not been able to get a bill done. He expressed support for expanded background checks, increased school security and more mental health resources, as well as raising the age to 21 for purchasing some firearms.

Tech Dropbox announces integration with Google Drive, Gmail and Hangouts
Author: 0 Dropbox announces integration with Google Drive, Gmail and Hangouts

Google's platform has the advantage of native integration with G Suite's other cloud applications, including Docs, Sheets, Slides and Hangouts Meet , a web conferencing platform. It is a little different for people using Google Voice. Google Google Hangouts Chat on the PC web browser. The integration is expected to go live in the second half of 2018.

Tech Microsoft sends African teacher computer after photo goes viral
Author: 0 Microsoft sends African teacher computer after photo goes viral

The teacher, Richard Akoto, noted that "Teaching of ICT in Ghana's school is very amusing". Because there are no computers at the middle school where he works he uses coloured chalk painstakingly to draw a version of the computer screen onto the blackboard.

Tech Video Games Market Now Worth A Staggering £5.11bn In The UK
Author: 0 Video Games Market Now Worth A Staggering £5.11bn In The UK

If this is a Switch port of Diablo 3 , it is a huge get for Nintendo's console/handheld hybrid. It nearly certainly isn't a tease for Diablo 4, and even if that's something Blizzard is secretly working on, the call out to the Switch seems too obvious for this to be referencing anything else.

Tech Instagram voice and video calling features spotted in APK
Author: 0 Instagram voice and video calling features spotted in APK

APKs typically contain files for unreleased features that are hidden inside an app. If the company follows the same trend, audio and video calling may arrive to Instagram as soon as next week, but that's just speculation at this point. Beyond Stories, Instagram has been working hard to leapfrog Snapchat with new features like replay privacy controls that Snapchat lacks. Facebook does have plenty of expertise with voice and video calling for chat apps.

Tech Porsche's EV lead takes shots at Tesla while hyping the Mission E
Author: 0 Porsche's EV lead takes shots at Tesla while hyping the Mission E

One thing Weckbach said is that Porsche is not likely to devote resources to developing technologies that simulate the throaty sounds of muscle cars that run on gasoline. Except for the cells, everything else needs to be different, and this pushes the costs up significantly, according to Car And Driver. "Charging infrastructure is an extremely important part of the EV experience as a whole", said Porsche Cars North America CEO Klaus Zellmer, in a blog post that first was released to USA ...

Tech Memcached-fueled 1.3 Tbps attacks
Author: 0 Memcached-fueled 1.3 Tbps attacks

The vulnerable port on which attackers can amplify packet sizes and redirect the packets towards victims is port 11211. Memcached is a tool meant to cache data and reduce strain on heavier data stores, like disk or databases. It said the way to counter this was by blocking port 11211. The Memcrashed attack is simple and requires only that the attacker be able to forge requests to memcached servers, which by default respond to requests directed to the UDP port 11211.

Tech Samsung Galaxy S9's Camera beats Google Pixel 2 with Record DxOMark Score
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9's Camera beats Google Pixel 2 with Record DxOMark Score

Raising the bar even higher, the new Galaxy S9's camera has received some significant enhancements, with a 12-Megapixel dual pixel camera on both cameras with optical image stabilisation. The difference is that innovative variable-aperture lens on the main camera , plus 2x optical zoom. Using Khaleej Times' interactive Value-Added Tax calculator you can expect to pay up to Dh134 for a 64GB Galaxy S9 or around Dh169 for a 256GB Galaxy S9 Plus .

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.