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Apple's OLED iPhone 8 might not be ready until November or later

However, over the long term, Kuo believes that the mass production delay and subsequent supply shortage will not undermine the demand for the iPhone 8. Moreover, if what we are seeing in the images is indeed the gen-next iPhone 8 smartphone, it does not feature a Touch-ID home button in the front, like Apple always used to.

New features will arrive in Microsoft Authenticator (Windows Phone) after it…

This is something that has been strangely lacking from Microsoft, but this is all set to change with Microsoft To-Do. The best part about Microsoft To-Do is it's built on Office 365, so users can expect Outlook integration when it officially launches.

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Customers have been asking Microsoft for a more predictable release schedule, one that would be simple and easy to follow, the company says. Office 365 ProPlus will have its major updates at the same time. For Microsoft, though, this could mean less auspicious feature bundles, a la the Creators Update, which didn't quite pan out as promised . Previously, the Windows 10 platform benefited from two or three updates annually.

Facebook has 60 engineers working on controlling computers from your brain

Such brain-computer interface technology now involves implanting electrodes, but Facebook wants to use optical imaging to eliminate the need to surgically intrude on brains, according to Dugan. So far , this ability to "hear" with patterns of stimulation on the skin also seems much closer to a real consumer technology. Facebook isn't only planning to listen to your thoughts.

Google Earth relaunches with new storytelling and exploration features

The new Google Earth also includes a significantly improved 3D view of the world. Additionally, Google is porting the infamous but less-known I'm feeling lucky feature to elevate the new Google Earth experience. That would give Google Earth a more practical position in Google's lineup of products - potentially tying it into other travel-related products, like its personalized travel planner, Google Trips, its online trip planning feature on the web, Google Destinations, or its airfare ...

Google Settles Android Dominance Abuse Claims With Russia

In August 2016, FAS imposed a 438 million rouble ($7.8 million) fine on Google which the company still has to pay after reaching the settlement, FAS said. The suit followed a complaint from Yandex , a major Russian search company, which is one of the biggest winners of this settlement. In time, FAS imposed additional fines against Google, amounting to almost 1 million rubles in total.

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' teaser trailer lands in our galaxy

We now have our first peek at the next chapter in the Star Wars saga, " Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi". Much ado was made of the possibility that Princess General Leia would live on digitally, thanks to the use of posthumous character recreation in Rogue One and to comments from those close to the project.

Italy's Emma Morano, the world's oldest person, dies at 117

Ms Morano died at her home in the northern city of Verbania, local media added. Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness tweeted his congratulations to her. She also defied health advice, Dr Bava said on Saturday. She had attributed her longevity to her genetics and a diet of three eggs a day, two of them raw.

A bargaining chip on eve of referendum — Turkey-EU ties

Erdogan's proposed system "has no parallel in the modern world", wrote Henri Barkey, the director of the Middle East Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. He would also be able to appoint whoever he wanted to help him run the country. He has also vowed to review all ties with Europe after the vote. Although opinion polls show the electorate nearly evenly split, the contest has not been an equal or fair one.

Latest rumored OnePlus 5 specs include 8GB of RAM

Recently surfaced reports are claiming that the Chinese smartphone manufacturer is promising to release the OnePlus 5 flagship smartphone without the touch latency issue. The device is expected to come with 6GB or 8GB of RAM, 64 GB or 128GB of internal storage and 256GB of expandable memory via micro sd card slot. This time with the OnePlus 5 the company is offering an 8GB RAM to the customers.

Burger King debuts Whopper ad that triggers Google Home devices

Google Home owners, your smart speaker was almost hijacked today by an ad. Unfortunately, that ease of use also makes them particularly vulnerable to trolling, and while you might expect such shenanigans from a bored friend, you probably won't be prepared for a Burger King commercial to attempt a hijack of your know-it-all speaker.

Lawyer says Trump administration moved to squelch testimony

Jones said Nunes should "Absolutely" step aside from the position of committee chairman. One Republican lawmaker, Representative Walter Jones of North Carolina, went so far as to join Democrats in demanding a special committee to investigate the Russian Federation probe, telling Fox News on Tuesday that Nunes was now "tainted".

Streaming services aren't the future of music - they're the new normal

But he became more willing to compromise - sources have hinted that Spotify general counsel Horacio Gutierrez played a key role - and the deal couldn't wait much longer. "I don't think it's going to be used for many releases other than the biggest artists", says Elliot Groffman , a partner at Carroll Guido & Groffman.

Sensex, Nifty close in red after RBI keeps rate unchanged

On Monday the Sensex closed at 29,910.22 points while it was a trading holiday on Tuesday. The RBI left the short-term lending rate or repo rate unchanged at 6.25 per cent, and the cash reserve ratio static at 4 per cent. Hawkish Fed minutes and anxiety ahead of a two-day meeting between US and Chinese leaders also weighed on markets. Buying in energy 1.20 per cent, realty 0.91 per cent, media 0.65 per cent, commodities 0.58 per cent, metal 0.28 per cent and IT 0.26 per cent capped the ...

Record-breaking Iowa native Peggy Whitson extends time in space

Whitson's first flight to the ISS was aboard a space shuttle in 2002. Flight Engineer Peggy Whitson has been granted a three-month extension to her already record-breaking career aboard the station. The US astronaut will now remain in orbit until September. Now she is going to become the astronaut to spend more hours - 53 hours, 22 minutes - in space, NASA announced this on Thursday.

Beam, Home and Guide Updates and More Arrive on Xbox One

And in the GameDVR menu, you now have easier access to capture gameplay and to modify your options - when recording, you'll see in the menu overlay that it lasts up to 5 minutes and within the Guide, you can also "Record this" for up to 10 minutes.

Derrick Rose's New York Knicks career likely over after another knee injury

Charles is a freshman at Pennsylvania State University from Long Island, New York, majoring in broadcast journalism. Rose was averaging 18.0 points and 4.4 assists in his first season in NY. Thus ends a star-crossed season that began with a rape trial and pretty much sucked in a way that only a Knicks season can suck. When he's healthy, Rose is a dynamic scorer.

Mass Effect Andromeda Making an Impression Quest Guide

However, the same can't be said for the character models and some design choices. I was genuinely surprised at how bad some of the facial animations were, and the entire thing felt buggy and rushed. As a quick reminder, NVIDIA recently rolled out its 378.92 driver and AMD released its Crimson ReLive 17.3.3 driver , both for improved Mass Effect: Andromeda performance.

Ford recalls 570K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

That recall covers the 2014 Fiesta and the 2013 and 2014 Fusion and Lincoln MKZ. The automaker on Wednesday said models impacted by the recall include the 2014 Escape, 2014-2015 Fiesta ST, 2013-2014 Ford Fusion and 2013-2015 Ford Transit Connect.

Truecaller unveils two new major features in Truecaller 8

Truecaller is a very popular caller ID and database application out there for both iOS and Android . Initially, it will be a permission-based service, which means that the app has to ask the user if he or she would like to share certain details with the public.

Google Unveils Android O Developer Preview, With Improved Battery Life

Android O is still at its earliest stages, and some things can still change drastically, for better or for worse. Google calculates that only 0.05 percent of all Android devices that got apps only from Google Play had a potentially harmful app installed at the end of 2016.

Google Stock Fell Again Friday As YouTube Ad Boycott Continues

Here's where it could get interesting. However, many advertisers want to see more details on the new measures initiated by the company. In a statement , the company said: "We don't comment on individual customers, but as announced , we've begun an extensive review of our advertising policies and have made a public commitment to put in place changes that give brands more control over where their ads appear".

'Grand Theft Auto Online' (ALL) Expands Race Creator Tools

However, other reports claim that vehicles like the new weaponized cars are planned to be added. The latest update for " GTA Online ", the multiplayer portion of " GTA 5 ", is now live. "Plus insane new modes like Resurrection and Top Down, as well as a collection of oft-requested classic GTA rides - including one particularly morbid muscle vehicle".

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Game Ready drivers deliver performance boosts, HDR support

According to Nvidia, Andromeda's Game Ready drivers and the included GeForce Experience application also enable expanded support for 4K HDR resolutions. This can not be helped as those that got an early access on the game confirmed that Mass Effect Andromeda is a failure in graphics. EA have been vocal supporters of equality for many years and include LGBTI representation in games like The Sims, previous Mass Effect games and Dragon Age.

Donald Trump: Germany owes 'vast sums of money' to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

In his opening remarks at a joint White House press conference, Trump reiterated his support for the treaty-a key German priority. Germany is supposed to spend 2 percent of its GDP on its own defense and is now spending 1.2 percent, down from 2.5 percent before the collapse of the Soviet Union.

Veteran Villanova prepares for Wisconsin Badgers' fight

Still, the missed dunks could not take away from the performance turned in by the man Villanova coach Jay Wright dubbed as the, "Michael Jordan of Delaware" earlier in the season. Dwayne Bacon scored 25 points with his 9 rebounds to lead them. "Tell him to shoot", fellow senior Josh Hart said of his advice to Jenkins. Koenig then committed what could have been a killer turnover with 36.4 seconds left when his pass out of a trap to Hayes was stolen by DiVincenzo, who was fouled by Hayes.

Cabinet Office and major brands pull ads from YouTube

Meanwhile, the government has issued an order to suspend all ads on the website unless Google ensures that the related content has been removed. The company has also been summoned to the Cabinet Office. Rape apologists, anti-Semites and hate preachers were receiving payouts from publicly subsidised adverts on the Google-run video platform YouTube, according to the newspaper.

Google open-sources JPEG encoder that reduces file sizes by 35%

To accomplish this, Guetzli trades visual quality for a smaller file size at the quantization stage of image compression. Google has named the new encoder Guetzli , the Swiss German term for cookie . "We think this makes the slower compression a worthy tradeoff". Guetzli's files are smaller, yes, but it takes the encoder a bit longer than other compression methods to shrink images.

Honda unveils new compact SUV

The new Honda WR-V SUV consists of platform having majority of specification and ideas of Honda Jazz. Priced from Rs 7.75 lakh, ex-Delhi, the Honda WR-V shares its underpinnings with the Jazz. "India is the first country to manufacture and launch the Honda WR-V in the world which is testimony to Honda Motor Company's commitment to the Indian market".

See How Overwatch's Orisa Came to Be and When She's Going Live

New Overwatch hero Orisa didn't start life as a quadrupedal robot. In a couple of skins for the soon-to-be-released tank character Orisa , it looks like Genji has been absorbed into her belly, fighting to escape through the cracks in her chrome-plated armor.

Hailing 'Israeli genius,' PM congratulates Mobileye on Intel deal

Professor Amnon Shashua, who is one of Mobileye's co-founders and now serves as Chairman and CTO of the company, will lead this new division within Intel . " Intel provides critical foundational technologies for autonomous driving including plotting the car's path and making real-time driving decisions".

Sonos Launches Sonos Playbase - Speakersfor TVs that aren't Mounted

Enter the Sonos Playbase , a TV stand with a built-in center-channel speaker that works on its own or with a subwoofer and rear speakers. Many sound bases were too tall to fit under the screens of TVs with two feet, they said. The woofer's exhaust also blows over the Playbase's internal electronics to keep it cool. Unveiled on Tuesday, the Playbase will start shipping in early April with a steep $699 price tag that's nevertheless in line with Sonos's other wireless home audio products, like ...

Gusting winds as cold front moves in; snow expected Friday

The snow will start around midnight and may mix with rain about an hour after it starts according to NWS. Sunday's high temperature is now forecast to be 49 degrees, so there's little chance any snow that falls might stick around. Sunday night: A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow between 2am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. The weather service is forecasting a high temperature of 37 Friday dipping to 18 overnight, with highs near 30 Saturday and 33 ...

At least 5 injured in 'rampage' axe attack in Germany

She was unable to say how serious any of the injuries were. Local media say at least four men stormed the central train station in Dusseldorf and went on a rampage while armed with the weapons. A passenger on a Dusseldorf bound train, Bruno Macedo, tweeted: "Breaking: Man with axe chased by police in Dusseldorf. Station closed. I am in the train things look bad #police #terror".

Google makes pitch for its cloud, puts focus on Machine Learning

SAP has moved in recent years to encourage the multinational base of corporate customers using its financial planning and other business applications to switch from traditional packaged software running on clients' own computers to cloud delivery.

57.03% turnout in Ph-VI of UP Assembly polls

Moreover, the Hindu voters cast their votes for the BJP and PM Modi during Assam polls. Though no major political clashes were reported, the kin of a few BSP candidates were booked for abducting SP and BJP polling agents. Of the total candidates in this phase, 126 have criminal cases against them whereas 160 are millionaires. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav too is leaving no stone unturned and is preparing for a mega roadshow with Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi in Varanasi.

China says 2017 military budget to expand around 7%

The exact figure was to be provided by Premier Li Keqiang during his address at the beginning of the congress' opening session Sunday morning. Concerning disputes between China and neighboring countries, Fu said China advocates dialogue and peaceful solutions in addressing those issues.

Google Assistant hits Android 6.0, 7.0 devices

As promised, Google's Android team released on Friday (March 3) the much-anticipated Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based digital butler Google Assistant to all eligible smartphones. It's highly unlikely that Apple would ship a future iPhone model with Google Assistant integrated into the mobile operating system the way Siri is, and instead it would have to be brought over through an iOS app .

LG G6 Release Date and Price Details Confirm $800 Price Tag

It's unclear whether HMD will make changes to the Nokia 3310 to make it compatible with USA carriers or whether it will just sell the phone as a nostalgia piece to decorate your office with. Not to mention, Huawei's two new phones, the P10 and P10 Plus too garbed our attention. As smartphones start to mature, what can vendors possibly do to differentiate their phones from their rivals' devices? But there is a special version of the Nokia 6, which has everything else the regular has but ...

Mobile to begin offering LTE-U support later this year

It adds that LTE-U constantly seeks the least utilised channels to maximise efficiency and performance for everyone. Short for LTE-Unlicensed, LTE-U is a variant of the 4G LTE that millions of Americans rely on every day. "The grants issued today are for the ability for the devices to operate under Part 15 rules in the 5 GHz band". "This [announcement] heralds a technical breakthrough in the many shared uses of this spectrum".

AMD Ryzen 8-Core CPU Launches March 2nd For $329

Still, it's hard to fault people for their excitement given recent history and the performance claims made by AMD. The Ryzen 7 1700 opens the range with a clock speed of 3GHz that boosts to 3.7GHz while the Ryzen 7 1700X has a base clock speed of 3.4GHz, boosting to 3.8GHz.

Here's your first look at gameplay and the new Warden class

From what we know already, Wardens will utilize the powers of earth magic as their main form of attack as well as have the ability to summon a bear companion to aid them in battle. As we informed you at the beginning of the month, a new expansion debuts today in The Elder Scrolls Online , its name is Homestead and it enables the purchase and management of properties for all users of the game.

IOS 10.3 beta 3 now available for iPhone and iPad

Notifications are also pretty easy to deal with as they can be instantly removed with a single tap on the screen. - Conversation View in the Mail app features navigation improvements. However, it is new to the Apple Watch. - HomeKit supports programmable light switches. Of course you will have to have the Airpods paired up to your iOS device and they need to be closeby so that they show up on the map.

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood Finally Gets a Trailer

Thankfully, things are much better while playing on Lite mode. The job has been confirmed by Square Enix to join the Red Mage in the field of DPS, meaning that the Katana-wielding class will use STR gear. Square Enix is still planning to release more updates. Gematsu reported that aside from the various bug fixes that are part of the new patch, two new tracks from " NieR: Automata " are also introduced to the in-game radio.

US Appeals Court Puts Proceedings Over Trump's Immigration Ban on Hold

The Justice Department told the Ninth Circuit on Thursday that it is no longer interested in pursuing the court case over President Donald Trump's travel ban because the president has plans to rewrite it. The office of AG Bob Ferguson then tweeted: 'Pleased to see Judge Robart reject Trump Administration's request to delay. Even people who believe that the executive order was constitutional criticized the government's rollout of it.

What? Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus specs leaked ahead of launch

While the specs only list 2GB of RAM , it's extremely likely that there will be another version sporting 4GB of RAM as well based on the current models: the Moto G4 Plus now has two variants with 2GB and 4GB of RAM in the US. It comes with 64GB of onboard storage that can be expanded upto another 128GB. Among other things that the renders reveal are capsule-shaped home button on the front which is going to double up as a fingerprint sensor.

Here's Why Verizon Is Bringing Back The Unlimited Plan

T-Mobile and its CEO John Legere ‏are pushing again on price. The plan features HD streaming video, LTE mobile hotspots, and unlimited calling and texting to Canada and Mexico. Since then, unlimited plans have made a comeback. And, after the included 10GB of high-speed data, customers still get unlimited 3G data through the end of the month.

Google Play May Soon Remove Millions of Apps Without Privacy Policies

Apps should also disclose what private information is collected and how and with whom that data is shared, according to the company's user data policy . Most entry-level smartphones have 8GB of storage and YouTube offline used to gobble up this precious resource preventing you from downloading app or system updates.

Toyota Sequoia and Tundra TRD Sport, RAV4 Adventure Join Lineup for 2018

The packages add some model-specific styling elements, as well as Bilstein shocks and TRD front and rear anti-sway bars to improve handling. Inside, you'll find a leather-wrapped shift knob, a 120-volt, 100-watt power outlet in the cargo space, Adventure door-sill protectors and Adventure floor and cargo mats.

FCC's Pai Rescinds Lifeline Eligibilities

The internet policy and advocacy group Public Knowledge (which is partly funded by broadband providers) yesterday said in a statement that the decision "will likely result in needy families losing access to the critical connectivity they use to communicate with loved ones , look for employment [and] complete homework assignments".