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by | May 17, 2018 | 01:21

Even if the Whole Foods discounts cost Amazon something in terms of profit, they are another way to help move Prime membership from its current 100 million to a higher level. Sustainably-sourced, wild-caught halibut steaks: $9.99/lb., save $10/lb. Prime members scan an app or input their phone numbers at checkout to receive the discounts.

by | May 16, 2018 | 14:04

But a major retailer e-commerce website Suning.com has revealed that the design of the back panel also, which includes a dual rear camera setup placed vertically on the back. The X6 is the first Nokia phone to sport a notch display and may be an indication of what to expect from future Nokia devices. It comes in either, 4 GB or 6 GB LPDDR4 RAM variants, with 32 GB or 64 GB of internal storage.

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:54

The smartphone has horizontally placed dual camera setup with a 16 MP RGB sensor with an f/1.8 aperture and a 24 MP secondary monochrome sensor with an f/1.8 aperture. - The Honor 10 cameras , because of Huawei's dedicated NPU, can do a lot of AI stuff. The front camera also sports Face Unlock feature. - And oh, the Honor 10 has a headphone jack.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:36

Like the US senators, Australian regulators question whether consumers have given valid consent for the extent of Google's information collection. The software company also claims that the search giant gets detailed information on people's searches and surfing from the Android devices.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:28

The new and improved Surface Hub 2 boasts a higher-resolution touchscreen than the original, plus dual removable 4K rotating front cameras that support video calling, enhanced far-field microphones, and other improvements. The Surface Hub 2 won't be battery-powered, though Microsoft's not saying exactly what technology will power it. If the company isn't exaggerating its success with the gadget, then Microsoft might also see the Surface Hub move into the educational sector.

by | May 12, 2018 | 20:53

Those commands will take several minutes to reach the helicopter from Earth , so it will need some autonomous capabilities to make sure it can fly on its own, without anyone controlling it in real time. The helicopter's first flight will see it climb 10 feet (3 meters) into the Martian air, where it will attempt to hover for 30 seconds. Mars 2020 is scheduled to launch atop a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in ...

by | May 11, 2018 | 01:46

Meanwhile, in Atlantic Canada, Pelmorex , the company that operates the alert system, said in a statement that wireless carriers confirmed the test messages were distributed across their networks. Social media was abuzz with the late - and in some cases, nonexistent - alert. "I think this was a very important test", Mason said. "Each system reaches the public in different ways, which allows us to reach as many people as possible, as quickly as possible in an emergency", said Julia ...

by | May 11, 2018 | 01:44

But one issue that Nintendo hasn't yet addressed is the bad kickstand on the back of the Switch . But sadly this mode had a flaw up until now, which was, while playing the device could not be charged. Nintendo has revealed the eight competitors that will be facing off in its upcoming Smash Bros. for Switch Invitational tournament at E3 2018 next month.

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:43

The reaction, as shown above, obviously received applause from the crowd who clearly understand the Halo reference stated within Alexa's reply. Taking the strengths of both assistants, interacting with each other and making them available on every device possible.

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:46

What's more is that there will be 20 NES games made available at the launch of the premium network service , all of which will have online multiplayer enabled. Nintendo will also offer a family bundle for $34.99 that allows up to eight people to use the same subscription. There will also be the Nintendo Switch Online smartphone app , which Nintendo says will "enhance the online experience for compatible games through voice chat and other features".

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:43

If you don't have Destiny 2 and want to catch up before the new expansions launch, you can grab it on Amazon . The first Destiny 2 expansion, Curse of Osiris , raised the level cap from 20 to 25 . "Vicarious Visions is proud to be a part of this franchise as fans, and now as developers", said Jennifer Oneal, studio head for Vicarious Visions.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:50

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by | May 08, 2018 | 01:45

In fact, the message might even work on other messaging apps. The other says , "This is very interesting" with an emoji of a laughing face, though it's unlikely you'll be laughing once your phone crashes. Now the message is more seemingly innocuous but has the same effect. The bad thing about message bombs is that they crash the user's smartphone after the user clicked on the message.

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:16

InSight will use the same type of straightforward parachute deployment and engine firings during descent as Phoenix lander did in 2008. If the experiment succeeds, it should take just several minutes for flight controllers to hear from the cubes.

by | May 03, 2018 | 14:19

The new operation will be in addition to Amazon's 156,000-square-foot building opened in Vancouver in 2015. The company now has about 1,200 workers in the city, according to Rohit Prasad, a Boston-based vice president and head scientist of Amazon Alexa.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:31

Starting at $199 Dollars for 32 GB of storage (or $249 USD for the 64 GB model), Oculus Go was designed with comfort in mind. Evidence is piling up that Facebook-owned Oculus is gearing up to launch its low-priced, standalone virtual reality headset Oculus Go , possibly as soon as later today.

by | April 30, 2018 | 03:41

Maybe they will add more, too. "I pretty much can play wherever", Alexander said. In 2016, Alexander became one of the top cornerbacks in the country. Brian Gutekunst wrapped up his first National Football League draft as General Manager of the Green Bay Packers by taking a third wide receiver late in the sixth round and finally addressing the pass rush in the 7th along with an unprecedented draft choice.

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:21

Reliance Industries' net profit rose close to 3 percent to Rs, 8,697 crores from the preceding year's fourth quarter. Reliance Jio , the company's telecom operator had reported the profit of Rs. Gross refining margin (GRM) for the quarter fell to $11 per barrel compared with $11.5 per barrel in the year-earlier period. A report by Jefferies expects refining EBIT to fall 5% this quarter to Rs6,000 crore levels while the retail business's EBIT will increase 135% to Rs600 crore.

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:31

The second generation eyewear is thinner than its predecessor and generally sleeker. While Snapchat made a huge amount of units, they only shipped around 150000 - causing them to lose around $40 million in merchandise and forcing them to lay off around a dozen people.

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:29

On top of this, Nintendo is forecasting to sell another 20 million Switch units this financial year, which would likely put their total system sales in line with those of the Xbox One. Moving on to the Nintendo 3DS, sales for Nintendo's portable have bee good too, reaching 6.40 million for the fiscal year. The current president, Tatsumi Kimishima , was always understood to be a stand-in of sorts until a more permanent appointee could be decided upon.

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:42

Nearly all of Facebook's advertising revenue, 91%, is from mobile advertising, a year-on-year increase from 85%. It's also rolling out ad transparency tools giving users the ability to see who is running a political ad, who they're targeting, how much they're paying and what other messages they're sending out.

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:39

After several months of content controversy , the Google-owned video platform has announced new features that allow parents to create a white-listed, non-algorithmic version of its Kids app. " YouTube just can't get their heads around the fact that when you're expressly providing content for kids, there is an ethical need for an actual human being viewing it with their eyes and ears before it gets inside a child's brain".

by | April 25, 2018 | 15:29

All of these new features will be coming out to regular Gmail users. Those immediately available include smart replies (similar to the Gmail mobile version ), the option to snooze emails as in Inbox and a new tool panel on the right side of Gmail's interface for easy access to Tasks (also revamped) and Calendar .

by | April 25, 2018 | 15:28

Called " The Speed You Need ", the unveiling will also be a fan event. Keeping the momentum, OnePlus shed light on the design of OnePlus 6 smartphone and confirmed that it will embrace a glass back . A UK-based online mobile accessories retailer, Mobile Fun listed several cases for the OnePlus 6 by in-house case maker Olixar. Separately, OnePlus also announced recently that it is collaborating with Marvel Studios and Disney India to offer 6,000 tickets for Avengers: Infinity War ...

by | April 25, 2018 | 15:22

Sixty percent - or more than 40 million - of Spotify's current premium subscribers started out as users on the free tier, he said. And finally, Spotify has created a new Data Saver feature to let you listen to music without emptying your data bucket.

by | April 24, 2018 | 04:57

According to him, government is exploring the possibility of banning plastic bags with availability of alternatives. So, it is even more urgent that we come together in a smart partnership with all sectors and communities to clean out the plastic pollution and ensure clean and pristine waters dominate the million square miles that comprise the Caribbean.

by | April 24, 2018 | 04:41

The Snapdragon 636 is a 14nm 64-bit system-on-a-chip (SoC) with up to 6GB RAM . The smartphone sports a 5.99-inch full HD+ display with 1080x2160 pixel resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. For selfie lovers, the company has provided an 8MP selfie camera with dedicated LED flash. With dirt cheap price-tag, Asus Zenfone Max Pro (M1 ) will certainly disrupt the smartphone market.

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:48

According to a review of publicly available records, Hannity is the "hidden" owner behind multiple shell companies , each using variations of the same set of letters (the initials of his children). Before and after then, Hannity sharply criticised Barack Obama for the USA foreclosure rate. Hannity was widely criticized for not disclosing the relationship with Cohen on his program, where he blasted the investigation.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:31

They are then using these compromised routers to conduct man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacks for cyber espionage or stealing intellectual property. Taylor said that the incidents were unacceptable and that the Australian Government calls on all countries, including Russian Federation, not to take actions that could lead to damage of critical infrastructure that provide services to the public.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:28

Boston Celtics forward Al Horford (42) passes the ball past Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) during the first half in game two of the first round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs at TD Garden. The question now is whether they can come up with a similarly strong effort offensively for the second game in a row. He proves he can take whatever roster he has and make magic out of them (See Isaiah Thomas).

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:46

Castlevania is one of the longest-running and most recognizable video game franchises of all time, but it has struggled to live up to its own name for much of the 21st century. Two new characters, Genya Arikado and his assistant Lucy, serve as the main playable cast. However other characters from Castlevanias past will also be available.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:02

Khosrowshahi insisted the changes were not exclusively being done to polish the company's tarnished image. "Helping keep people safe is a huge responsibility, and one we do not take lightly", Khosrowshahi said in a statement . In the revised complaint issued today , the FTC alleges that Uber learned in November 2016 that intruders had again accessed consumer data the company stored on its third-party cloud provider's servers by using an access key an Uber engineer had posted on a ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:06

Today, Taiwan-based Digitimes Research reported that Apple is working with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company to produce small microLED panels for use in the Apple Watch and other wearables. Indeed, Intel shares dropped more than 9 percent on the news. According to supply chain analysis by Bloomberg , Apple offers Intel with about 5 percent of its annual revenue.

by | April 08, 2018 | 01:55

The crowd that gathered to support former President Jacob Zuma is seen reflected in his glasses as he waits to speak after appearing on corruption charges at the Durban High Court, South Africa . BE prepared for the long haul, as Jacob Zuma's legal team yesterday provided a possible glimpse of the tactics they will employ to keep the former president from a jail cell.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:07

The first such "content update ", as Epic calls them, has arrived on all platforms and introduces the Vending Machine , among other changes and additions. Items found in a Epic (purple) version will cost 400 materials. Items found in a Legendary (gold) version will cost 500 materials. The Vending Machines now drop in different types of rarity tiers, with their cost increasing depending on the type of machine.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:10

To stay ahead, Apple needs compelling new features and designs. Apart from the curved display, Apple is also exploring touch-less gestures for navigation. It is also nothing like Samsung's Air Gestures which came out years ago that lets users accept calls and flip through web pages by waving their hand across the top of the phone.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:26

Google celebrates John Harrison's 325th birthday. Dr. Maya Angelou used words to craft the most wonderful, gripping poetry, fiction, and non-fiction. and Malcolm X during the Civil Rights Movement. Set to her poem " Still I Rise ", the Doodle includes her own voice along with the voices of other individuals whose lives she has inspired, and who aspire to live by her legacy today.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:14

The direct listing could result in wild swings in Spotify's stock pricing during the first few days of trading, especially since Spotify's shares have sold in a range of $48.93 to $132.50 in privately negotiated transactions during the first 11 weeks of this year.

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:49

He leaves the club rock bottom of the Premier League 10 points from safety with just six games to go. First team coach Darren Moore has been put in caretaker charge with his first match being Saturday's home game with fellow strugglers Swansea.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:24

The name is simply used to distinct the full moon as the second to appear within a calendar month. In some years, Paschal moon is usually designated as Easter Sunday and 2018 is one of those years. Now it IS unusual to have Blue Moons happen twice in one year. So, we are calling this second full Moon in March the "Full Sap Moon ". There are two definitions of blue moons .