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Author: 0 Samsung is poster child for the "Korea discount"

According to the preliminary results, the firm's sales grew 18-point-seven percent to reach 60 trillion won in the first quarter, staying above the 60-trillion won mark for the fourth consecutive quarter. The 49-year-old vice-chairman has since travelled to Europe to meet with business partners and been spotted in Canada. Samsung shares fell after the announcement as analysts forecast similar or lower profit in the second quarter, due to slower growth in DRAM chip prices and higher marketing ...

Tech Where Did Trump's False Info on Amazon and USPS Come From?
Author: 0 Where Did Trump's False Info on Amazon and USPS Come From?

One key comment in the article say that Amazon is actually one of USPS's biggest customers and it would likely struggle without that key commercial relationship. The firm had revenue of $60.45 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $59.85 billion. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.54 EPS.

Tech Sirin Labs, Foxconn to design blockchain-based smartphone
Author: 0 Sirin Labs, Foxconn to design blockchain-based smartphone

Foxconn Technology Group has set hiring goals for the construction of its manufacturing campus in southeast Wisconsin. The smartphone is created to securely store and use digital currencies such as bitcoin in fee-less transactions. The company is planning to ship anywhere between 100,000 and a few million units of the phone this year. They raised a whopping $157.8 million from their initial coin offering, to make a computer and the blockchain smartphone.

Author: 0 Google Pixel 3 Spotted In AOSP With Improved Networking

It reads, "because the HAL V_1_2 only supports Pixel 3 , and the new Auto Selection Network UI is based on HAL V_1_2". Like the tech giant have been doing for the last two years or so, Google is expected to launch the 2018 Pixel phones around September.

Tech Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus Leaks On Samsung Website
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus Leaks On Samsung Website

If it is indeed a Galaxy S9 mini, it should have at least the Full HD counterpart of Samsung's Infinity Display , around 2220×1080 pixels and curved edges on both sides. Will you be upgrading to the Galaxy S9? They're all built to keep the Odyssey Z cool, whilst remaining lightweight and portable, so users can take powerful gaming experiences with them.

Author: 0 Facebook data mining scandal widens to '87m users'

Cambridge Analytica has denied claims that it improperly collected data on as many as 87 million Facebook users for use in the USA elections. "The numbers that we have now are that only 335 people in India installed the App, which is 0.1% of the App's total worldwide installs", a Facebook spokesperson told The Wire .

Tech The wait for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is nearly over
Author: 0 The wait for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is nearly over

It's launching globally April 25 on iOS and Android . No price information is known at this time, but nearly every Jam City game is free-to-play, so it seems reasonable to assume that Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery will follow the same format.

Tech Google Voice gains Wi-Fi calling beta test
Author: 0 Google Voice gains Wi-Fi calling beta test

Sign up now to try the feature out, but take note of the limitations and known issues. It's probably also not necessarily the best idea to use it as a daily driver since betas can sometimes be a bit unreliable, but like we said, users who don't mind taking a sneak peek and helping Google find bugs and test it out, you can go ahead and do so.

Tech The new Mac Pro is coming in 2019
Author: 0 The new Mac Pro is coming in 2019

But this time around, Apple is explicitly stating 2019 as the release year for the product. Indeed, Apple's seeming ambivalence with respect to the Mac Pro led many to believe that Apple might axe the product altogether. To puts it simply, Apple requires Final Cut Pro to run well on the brand-new Mac Pro, so the Pro Workflow Team assists keep those 2 jobs carefully lined up.

Author: 0 Apple reportedly mulling first curved OLED, gesture control iPhone

We saw this recently with the iPhone X and being able to unlock your phone with your face using Face ID. According to various sources, the gestures feature for the iPhone is described as a hover-like gesture system "by moving their finger close to the screen without actually tapping it".

Tech Pokemon Go Is Giving Out Rewards for Earth Day Events
Author: 0 Pokemon Go Is Giving Out Rewards for Earth Day Events

According to Pokemon Go's website , Niantic was inspired by Mission Blue, an organization founded by marine biologist Sylvia Earle that aims to establish protected areas of the ocean - some of which has been made into an eponymous documentary on Netflix.

Tech Facebook says data on most of its 2 billion users vulnerable
Author: 0 Facebook says data on most of its 2 billion users vulnerable

Cambridge Analytica, which worked for Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, said it licensed data on 30 million people, countering Facebook's 87 million estimate. According to the social network, the vast majority of accounts - 70 million - that may have been affected belong to people in the US. It announced the revised number in a blog post on Wednesday.

Author: 0 Facebook admits data leaks hit up to 87m users

Facebook released figures on Thursday suggesting 87 million users globally may have been affected by the scandal, far more than previous estimates of 50 million and Cambridge Analytica's own claim of 30 million. "This is going to be a major focus for us", he said. The scandal has kicked off investigations by Britain's Information Commissioner's Office, the US Federal Trade Commission and by about 37 US state attorneys-general.

Tech Spyro Reignited Trilogy Leaked For PS4, Here's A First Look
Author: 0 Spyro Reignited Trilogy Leaked For PS4, Here's A First Look

So it's lovely to see the first batch of leaked screenshots for Spyro Reignited Trilogy land so soon after the release date leak. Spyro Reignited Trilogy's development was no doubt inspired by the success of Crash Bandicoot N Sane Trilogy , which proved that there's a widespread market for the return of old-school platforming franchises.

Tech Xiaomi Mi Fan Festival: Offers, discounts on smartphones, TVs and more
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi Fan Festival: Offers, discounts on smartphones, TVs and more

While the Chinese electronics maker hasn't yet announced as to what the magnitude of discount will be on its range of products, it has mentioned that a social campaign will be held starting at 10am on April 2 till 11pm on April 4 that will entail unlocking of discounts on smartphones and Mi Band upon reaching "certain likes" by inviting friends to like the product.

Tech Trump's Attack on Amazon Sends Stock Plunging
Author: 0 Trump's Attack on Amazon Sends Stock Plunging

The stock remains down 7.5 percent in the past month. The stock increased 0.90% or $12.58 during the last trading session, reaching $1404.63. ALBERG TOM A had sold 2,285 shares worth $3.35M on Thursday, February 15. Motley Fool Wealth Management Ltd Liability Com accumulated 99,564 shares. Parametric Port Assocs holds 0% in Straight Path Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN).

Tech Google's former head of search and AI is joining Apple
Author: 0 Google's former head of search and AI is joining Apple

Just one day after Giannandrea announced he was stepping down from his role as head of search and AI at Google , it now turns out he is jumping ship to rival Apple . Giannandrea will likely be tasked with fixing Siri at Apple , which has been deemed " embarrassingly inadequate " in new products like the HomePod .

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Google Pixel 2: battle of the Android flagships

The Samsung Galaxy S9 features a 5.8-inch Quad HD+ Curved Super AMOLED display of 2960x1440p resolution . Samsung Galaxy J7 (2018) had previously appeared in quite a few leaks with the model number SM-J720F. We could also see an Infinity Display with 18.5:9 aspect ratio on the smartphones. It includes 4GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. Around the back, the Pixel 2 has a 12.2MP camera with an f/1.8 aperture, compared to the 12 MP camera on the S9 that can switch between ...