Tech


Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) Analysts Recommendations and Insider Trading
- November 21, 2016

Other Hedge Funds, Including, Pacer Advisors boosted its stake in ORCL in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 32 additional shares and now holds a total of 66,667 shares of Oracle Corporation which is valued at $2,638,680. (more...)
GOP lawmaker asks officials to answer questions on NSA chief
- November 20, 2016

The nation's top Defense and intelligence officials have asked President Obama to remove the director of the National Security Agency, Admiral Michael S. Rogers is reportedly being considered by President-elect Donald TrumpDonald TrumpTrump meets with Indian business partners after vow to step away from company Alt-right supporters celebrate Trump victory in DC House Intel chair arranging hearing on NSA director MORE to replace Clapper as the Director of National Intelligence and traveled to ... (more...)
Samsung Still Most Popular Smartphone, China Catches Fire
- November 19, 2016

Good news for Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge users in China: the Galaxy Beta Program is now available in the country. This, Gartner claimed, can be partly credited to Samsung's aforementioned Note 7 dramas, as buyers were more likely to stick with Android than defect to Apple's iOS . (more...)
South Korea rejects Google request to use mapping data South Korea rejects Google request to use mapping data
- November 19, 2016

Said armistice only implies a cessation of hostilities between two militaries, and not an end of disagreements between two governments. The US company has been requesting for permission to use government mapping data since 2010. Although Google has implemented the requested changes on its Korean versions of the Google Maps service, the US tech giant has refrained from deleting or blurring the sites on foreign versions of the program, saying it's out of their discretionary authority and would ... (more...)
'Made in America' iPhones on cards 'Made in America' iPhones on cards
- November 19, 2016

Apple's move to studying the ideas to change its manufacturing base to the United States is inspired by President-elect Donald Trump's previous pledge where he claimed that America-based companies will be pushed to manufacture at home instead of other countries. (more...)
This Google-powered AI can identify your bad doodles
- November 18, 2016

Interested readers can check out the game over here. Users hop on and are given 20 seconds on the clock to draw an object of the AI's choosing. On the basis of our experience with the game, it can get really challenging and requires some thinking but never stops being fun. (more...)
Syria's Assad sees Trump as 'an ally against terrorism' Syria's Assad sees Trump as 'an ally against terrorism'
- November 18, 2016

Trump has suggested he would change the USA strategy of backing some insurgents fighting Assad in the five-year civil war. Trump stated in the same interview that continued USA support of Syrian rebel groups could cause tensions with Russian Federation, which has aligned itself with the Assad regime. (more...)
Sorry, Hawkeye fans, Ashton isn't naming his baby after you Sorry, Hawkeye fans, Ashton isn't naming his baby after you
- November 18, 2016

Chat show host Kelly Ripa, 46, was lucky enough to hear the name of the child when Ashton whispered it to her on her show last month, and has dubbed the mystery choice as "established". "It didn't cross the Mila threshold". After all, the name has to serve them well their whole life. Ashton Kutcher is a diehard University of Iowa football fan. (more...)
Google Allo helps you find the ideal emoji or sticker Google Allo helps you find the ideal emoji or sticker
- November 17, 2016

Rowling's latest wizarding film, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them . Most of us are only using a small fraction of emoji over and over again (less than 3 percent, according to Google ), which is completely understandable. This update's last new feature is background themes. When there's a sticker pack you don't have yet, you just need to tap the sticker to start downloading it, making the process significantly easier than it was before. (more...)
Rear-wheel drive Lamborghini Huracan Spyder unveiled in LA Rear-wheel drive Lamborghini Huracan Spyder unveiled in LA
- November 17, 2016

The RWD Spyder stands out from the rest of the Huracán family visually with a unique front and rear design that looks more aggressive than its all-wheel-drive siblings. As well as sharing the same rear-wheel drive chassis the Spyder utilises the same naturally aspirated 5.2-litre V10 that produces 572bhp and 397lb ft of torque. (more...)
Persona 5 delayed to April 4, 2017 Persona 5 delayed to April 4, 2017
- November 17, 2016

Prior to today, Persona 5 was set to launch in North America on February 14. So, there you have it; the western release date of Persona 5 has been pushed once again, this time to April 4, 2017 . Atlus USA has released the first English gameplay trailer for the upcoming JRPG " Persona 5 ", showcasing some of the game's mechanics and what players can get up to when they aren't exploring dungeons. (more...)
Google Earth In VR Looks Incredible Google Earth In VR Looks Incredible
- November 17, 2016

Obviously with so much to see, it can be a daunting prospect to decide what to tour first, which is why the app features guided tours that take users through locations like the Grand Canyon and Amazon River basin. So they came up with a technique they call "tunnel vision", which restricts your view of what you're flying over, blurs everything else, and shows a grid at where your feet are. (more...)
U.S. Steel & AK Steel: Does Trump Win Make Steel Investable Again? U.S. Steel & AK Steel: Does Trump Win Make Steel Investable Again?
- November 17, 2016

Out of 14 analysts covering AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS), 6 rate it a "Buy", 1 "Sell", while 7 "Hold". 10/26/2016 - AK Steel Holding Corporation was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. EPS growth in next year is estimated to reach 82.00% while EPS growth estimate for this year is set at -339.00%. A significant increase in trading volume means that more than double the average amount of stocks are moving. (more...)
Google wants to turn your old photos into digital prints Google wants to turn your old photos into digital prints
- November 16, 2016

Though you don't need to log in to Google to use PhotoScan , you can upload photos from the app directly to Google Photos if you have an account. Beyond PhotoScan are some noteworthy additions to the proper Google Photos app. Four white dots will then appear over the photo. More editing tools . The new options make the app more like VSCO or a "lite" version of Adobe Lightroom. (more...)
Snapchat Maker Snap Inc. Has Filed for IPO Snapchat Maker Snap Inc. Has Filed for IPO
- November 16, 2016

The company filed paperwork for its IPO before the presidential election, Dow Jones reported . Sources close to the situation confirmed the Journal report to CNBC. Snapchat was valued at almost $18 billion in its latest round of funding in May. These so-called confidential filings are reserved to companies with an annual revenue of less than $1 billion, which are also being called emerging-growth companies. (more...)
Twitter adds new options to curb abuse, harassment Twitter adds new options to curb abuse, harassment
- November 16, 2016

Twitter is upgrading its mute feature - instead of just allowing users to mute accounts they don't want to see tweets from, now users can mute words, phrases and notifications. Trying to avoid similar problems, Instagram has taken several steps to discourage user harassment. "No single action by us would do that", wrote vice-president for public policy and communications Sinead McSweeney in a blog post. (more...)
New blind-assisting auto sound rules imminent New blind-assisting auto sound rules imminent
- November 16, 2016

While the legislation does not specify the kind of sound the electric cars will need to make, it does suggest that the noise must be clearly audible when the vehicle is moving forward or in reverse at speeds up to 30 kilometres per hour (19 mph). (more...)
Did Ubisoft Tease An Upcoming Game Within 'Watch Dogs 2'? Did Ubisoft Tease An Upcoming Game Within 'Watch Dogs 2'?
- November 16, 2016

Players are stumbling across this while playing through Watch Dogs 2 . Even the newly-launched Watch Dogs 2 was teased a couple of times months before the official release date. There doesn't seem to be any fixes for this issue just yet. Twitter user Swizzasaur also shared an image of a Watch Dogs 2 vagina, with them also reporting that they had been banned from PSN as a result, writing: "Sony have suspended my PSN account for a week for sharing this image". (more...)
Nephew in 'Making a Murderer' ordered released Nephew in 'Making a Murderer' ordered released
- November 15, 2016

He was charged as an accessory in helping his uncle, Steven Avery , in Halbach's kidnapping, sexual assault, murder and mutilation of her corpse on November 11, 2005. "That social worker would remain involved in assisting Dassey as he adjusts to freedom following his decade in prison". But Judge Duffin cited his "exceedingly benign" prison disciplinary record and the fact that he had no convictions before the Halbach case. (more...)
Pokemon Sun and Moon trailer shows off the starter's Z-Moves Pokemon Sun and Moon trailer shows off the starter's Z-Moves
- November 15, 2016

We also know that some buddies you can climb on to how to Pikachu or that way according to rename your Eevee, it will evolve differently. Hyper Training allows players adjusts the IVs (Internal values) of their Pokemon once they reach level 100, which cuts down 100s of hours of breeding and hatching. (more...)
HTC: New 'Bolt' handset is HTC: New 'Bolt' handset is "Sprint's fastest smartphone ever"
- November 15, 2016

In other words, despite not having a flawless track record, this source is still pretty reliable when it comes to HTC-related leaks, so there's good reason to believe this report is legit. HTC Bolt has an IP57 rating and resists water, splashing and dust. The camera on the front is 8MP and it records video at 1080p. The phone joins the Google Pixel and LG V20 in coming with Android Nougat preinstalled right out of the box. (more...)
Facebook glitch made it appear some users had died Facebook glitch made it appear some users had died
- November 13, 2016

The unusual effect remained for less than an hour - as of 4:20 p.m. ET Facebook users appear to be alive again. The glitch is not showing up for all users. Even the page of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been affected. Facebook is under fire for its role in disseminating fake news stories, particularly pro-Trump stories, in the days and weeks leading up the election. (more...)
First look of all new Rs 2000 currency note! First look of all new Rs 2000 currency note!
- November 13, 2016

Rumours of the inclusion of a tracking chip in the note went viral on social media hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the demonetisation plan. So the official announcement by the FM himself has finally put a full stop on the ongoing hoax WhatsApp message which read, "The unique feature of the NGC is it doesn't need any power source". (more...)
Apple adds Touch Bar to MacBook Pro Apple adds Touch Bar to MacBook Pro
- November 13, 2016

Also part of the unveil was what Apple touts as the "ultimate docking station" for the new MacBook Pro lineup. The iPad Air 3 will reportedly come out early next year, in the already-expected March 2017 Apple keynote event. "This week marks the 25th anniversary of Apple's first notebook, through the years each generation has introduced new innovations and capabilities, and it is fitting that this all-new generation of MacBook Pro is the biggest leap forward yet", said Philip ... (more...)
Samantha Bee: blame white people for Trump win Samantha Bee: blame white people for Trump win
- November 12, 2016

The debate is already brewing over what, exactly, went wrong for Clinton-but as Bee sees it, there's one group we can definitely say contributed to the problem: white people. While popular belief often argues that comedy is best in times of hardship, Bee said pretty much the opposite. Lizzo began with a gorgeous rendition of 1899 poem/song "Lift Every Voice and Sing" (aka "the Black American National Anthem"), then dove into her current pop-rap anthem "Good as Hell". (more...)