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Technology Mobile Network Is America's Fastest
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The big wireless carriers have another data point to use in their battle for bragging rights over which one has the best mobile network . According to OpenSignal , T-Mobile's average LTE download speed has hit 19.42Mbps, which is a significant improvement of 10% over the last six months.

Technology Microsoft Education unveils four new laptops starting at $189
Author: 0 Microsoft Education unveils four new laptops starting at $189

This week at the British Educational Training and Technology Show ( BETT , ) the company detailed further steps for empowering both students and educators. However, Office 365 Education is offered for free in 146 countries and it is being updated to add more functionality. A similar arrangement is being made between Microsoft and a provider of student information systems in United Kingdom, SIMS Capita .

Technology Google Play Store expected to sell audiobooks
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PixabayGoogle audiobooks - is it really coming? The banner reads "Audiobooks are now on Google Play ". For the unintended, audiobooks are an exact word-for-word version of books, which allows users to listen to them on a music player, smartphone etc.

Technology Google Arts and Culture selfie feature is now available in India
Author: 0 Google Arts and Culture selfie feature is now available in India

The Google Arts and Culture app with new selfie feature is now available on both Android and iOS platforms. Google has made the museum selfie match feature available in only the U.S. After that, Google will ask for accessing your front camera. Align your face in the provided frame, which will prompt the app to click a photo. Once done, it will display the four best matched options to choose from.

Technology Apple to CANCEL the iPhone X, new report claims
Author: 0 Apple to CANCEL the iPhone X, new report claims

Apple's new 2017 iPhone models - iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X - made up for about 61% of iPhone sales in the United States, according to a new consumer study from CIRP. While it is not all bad news, Kuo also predicts that Apple will launch three new iPhone models this year, the designs of which will be inspired by the iPhone X.

Technology Improved numbers from Dixons Carphone and new chief announced
Author: 0 Improved numbers from Dixons Carphone and new chief announced

As a result, the group said it now expects to deliver headline profit before tax of £365m-£385m, compared to a previous target of £360m-£400m. "Dixons Carphone has a very strong market position in both the United Kingdom and Northern Europe, and we think its business is likely to prove more resilient than the market expects", said RBC Europe analyst Richard Chamberlain.

Technology Upcoming Nokia Flagship Smartphone From HMD Global to Feature Penta Lens Camera
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The rumor mills claim that Nokia Flagship will employ a large circular disk to house the camera lens unit much like the yesteryear's Nokia Lumia 1020. As far as the reports are concerned, HMD Global has already designed the smartphone and is expected to start testing it very soon. At last year's Mobile World Congress event in February, the company unveiled the Nokia 3, 5, and 6 in addition to the 2G variant of the redesigned Nokia 3310 .

Technology Senate's McConnell, Schumer to talk about shutdown: Cornyn
Author: 0 Senate's McConnell, Schumer to talk about shutdown: Cornyn

His inability to cut a deal despite having a Republican majority in both houses of Congress marks arguably the most debilitating setback for his administration. That threat prompted a bipartisan group of Senate moderates to huddle for a second day Sunday in hopes of crafting a plan to reopen the government.

Technology ONGC to acquire government's shares in HPCL
Author: 0 ONGC to acquire government's shares in HPCL

The government had set a target of Rs 72,500 crore from disinvestment proceeds this fiscal. The government's 51.11 percent shares will be sold at a consideration of Rs. The Government accordingly expanded the approach from of disinvestment to investment and public asset management. 97 per share compared with the current market price of Rs 416.55 at the close of trading on January 19, 2018.

Technology Korea delegates arrive in South for pre-Olympics inspection
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Athletes from the North and South will also march together under one flag at the opening ceremony for the Games in Pyeongchang, which begin February 9, Bach said. "Let us not forget that such an agreement would have seemed impossible only a few weeks ago", he said as he thanked the two governments for their embrace of the Olympic spirit.

Technology Overwatch League player suspended after homophobic slur
Author: 0 Overwatch League player suspended after homophobic slur

The first stage of the Overwatch League ends February 10, and xQc's suspension by the Fuel will end at that time. Fuels player Felix "xQc" Lengyel was suspended for four matches and is being fined $2,000 for his unnecessary and rude tirades against Austin "Muma" Wilmot of the Outlaws.

Author: 0 Women storm United States streets in protest against Trump's policies

Overseas, protesters rallied or were planning to do so in France, Germany, Greece, Iraq, Nigeria and Ghana. According to New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, more than 200,000 protesters attended the march in the city. Addressing the crowd, Davis said: "I'm always introduced as an award-winning actor but my testimony is one of poverty, my testimony is one of being sexually assaulted and very much seeing a childhood that was robbed from me".

Technology Amazon's checkout-free convenience store 'Amazon Go' is finally opening
Author: 0 Amazon's checkout-free convenience store 'Amazon Go' is finally opening

The 1,800-square-foot store is in the ground floor of Amazon's new Seattle headquarters complex. Amazon has let employees shop at the Go store for the past year in an extensive trial. For customers, it's simple: Scan your Amazon Go app as you walk into the store, pick up whatever you want, and simply walk out. A short time later, the receipt appeared in the Amazon Go app, showing the amount debited for the purchase.

Technology Apple has just promised to pay a big $38 billion tax bill
Author: 0 Apple has just promised to pay a big $38 billion tax bill

The Apple pledge, announced on Wednesday (17 January), comes less than a month after Congress approved a sweeping overhaul of the U.S. tax code championed by President Donald Trump that will increase corporate profits. "Huge win for American workers and the US!" William Mellor, vice president and general manager of Austin-based AngelouEconomics , an economic development and site-location consulting firm, says he doubts Austin will land the new Apple campus.

Technology LG is reportedly preparing a new LG V30 with added AI
Author: 0 LG is reportedly preparing a new LG V30 with added AI

The rumor mill had predicted earlier that LG would be launching the LG G7 with Snapdragon 845 chipset at that MWC 2018. In what seems to be an attempt to steal the show from Samsung's Galaxy S9 at this year's Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018, LG is reportedly introducing an upgraded version of last year's V30 phablet at the Barcelona exhibition.

Technology Turkish army launches new strikes on Kurdish militia in…
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The Turkish government has led the charge because it views the Syrian Kurds who form the backbone of the Syrian Defence Forces as terrorists, and an extension of the Kurdish insurgency raging in Turkey's southeast. "Some people misspoke. We are not creating a border security force at all", he said aboard his aircraft taking him back to Washington from Canada, where he hosted a meeting on North Korea.

Author: 0 Women's March will focus on voter registration, electing more women, organizers say

It may seem confusing because numerous images that you've seen promoting today's march includes images of leaders who were the faces and billboards for last year's movement. NPR's Leila Fadel reports that organizers are trying to avoid potential pitfalls from a year ago, when hundreds of thousands of people descended on Washington, D.C.in one of the largest demonstrations in US history.

Technology Apple users will be able to disable performance slowdowns
Author: 0 Apple users will be able to disable performance slowdowns

An update for consumers will follow. Late a year ago Apple admitted the existence of an iOS power management feature after a Geekbench test found a connection between iPhone performance and battery age while investigating a post from a Reddit user, who had found that an iPhone became faster after replacing the battery.