Thursday December 13-th, 2018

Amazon's market cap falls behind Microsoft's into 4th place Amazon's market cap falls behind Microsoft's into 4th place

Amazon shares fell 4.38 percent on Wednesday after the news . But it recovered most of its loss during the morning trading session and was trading 0.6 percent lower. That took the company's market value down by more than $20bn. It is well k...

Why Has the Dow Jones Plunged 500 Points in One Day? Why Has the Dow Jones Plunged 500 Points in One Day?

Amazon and Netflix both dropped more than five percent. Amazon got a double dose of bad news. "It's the continued implosion of the FAANG stocks, partly due to President Trump's tweets, partly due to what we've seen out of Facebook ", says G...

Google to launch a mid-range Pixel phone in India

In terms of pricing, Google Home and Google Home Mini speakers will be launched at Rs 9,999 and Rs 4,499 respectively. Google also plans to expand its retail presence in emerging markets with devices like Google Pixel Laptops, Googl...

Facebook Messenger gets support for 360-degree panoramas and HD videos Facebook Messenger gets support for 360-degree panoramas and HD videos

You can now start sending all your photos and videos in 30 and HD qualities-and that is the game changer. Twitter and Instagram don't natively support such photos, though you can imitate them with third-party tools. You can also identify the videos...

Maryland military employee charged with producing, transporting child pornography Maryland military employee charged with producing, transporting child pornography

Shadbolt. According to prosecutors, agents with the New Mexico Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and Albuquerque police identified an electronic device that had been sharing child pornography online as being registered at Furse's home on ...

Honor 7A launched in China - Price, specs and more Honor 7A launched in China - Price, specs and more

The price for the 2GB RAM + 32GB ROM variant is RMB 799 or United States dollars 130 while that of the 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM variant is RMB 999 or $160. 10300 respectively in terms of Indian pricing for the 2GB and 3GB RAM variants. The Honor 7A i...

Chrono Trigger on PC Will Offer Retro Graphics Mode Chrono Trigger on PC Will Offer Retro Graphics Mode

That excitement was quickly quashed by the realization that the PC version was actually a port of Chrono Trigger's mobile release. Original story :When Square Enix launched a PC version of RPG classic Chrono Trigger on Steam last week, almos...

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' testing new 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' testing new "Savage" map

Remember that this map is still in early development-many parts are unfinished. The developers have said that this is an incomplete map and the goal of the beta is to gather the feedback from the people so they can iron out the details before the...

7 countries bid to host 2026 Winter Olympics 7 countries bid to host 2026 Winter Olympics

It will elect the winning bid at its session in Milan in September 2019. The IOC said in a statement that Austria (Graz), Canada (Calgary), Italy (joint bid from Cortina d'Ampezzo/Turin/Milan), Japan (Sapporo), Sweden (Stockholm), Switzerland (Sion...

Shahid Afridi Roasted Online For Kashmir Tweet, Gautam Gambhir Hits Back Shahid Afridi Roasted Online For Kashmir Tweet, Gautam Gambhir Hits Back

Yet the most scathing remark came from Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir . However, an Indian TV channel, "CNN News 18" criticized Afridi's tweet, saying that Afridi's Kashmir lecture mocks Indian jawans. "He would like to remind that the Member Sta...

Instagram Removes its Apple Watch App Instagram Removes its Apple Watch App

Instagram reached out Monday to French website iPhoneAddict to explain why it chose to abandon its Apple Watch app. According to 9to5mac , "there is no mention of the Apple Watch app being pulled in the release notes which only mentions the...

Snapchat is rolling out group video chats like Messenger and Houseparty Snapchat is rolling out group video chats like Messenger and Houseparty

Video chatting with your friends is more in line with private messaging than anything. Snapchat says that group video chats will be available worldwide later this week. Now, Snapchat will offer a way for up to 16 people to video chat. Those can sup...

Google to crack down on cryptojacking on Chrome Google to crack down on cryptojacking on Chrome

Now Google will no longer accept any extension that will feature crypto mining code even the ones that follow all the regulations. "Over the past few months, there has been a rise in malicious extensions that appear to provide useful func...

AIADMK starts hunger strike over Cauvery issue AIADMK starts hunger strike over Cauvery issue

He added that his party's cadres will wave black flags when Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Chennai on 11 April. Earlier in the day, Stalin announced that the party would organise a Tamil Nadu bandh on Thursday (April 5) in unison with othe...

Voice of the Consumer: Facebook making it easier to tighten privacy settings Voice of the Consumer: Facebook making it easier to tighten privacy settings

It would also allow users to review and delete data they have shared, including posts and search queries. "Please use this data responsibly and respectfully, in accordance with the wishes of the Facebook users who originally chose to make it publ...

Xiaomi Mi Fan Festival Xiaomi Mi Fan Festival

Chinese technology firm Xiaomi , which is known for its Mi range of smartphones, has sought support from the Indian government to bring more of its ecosystem products into the country. This beauty will be sporting a set of dual-cameras with 12 MP pi...

"OnePlus 6" Moniker Confirmed by the WiFi Certification Listing

There's no word from OnePlus yet regarding the launch of OnePlus 6 , but seeing how we are starting to hear more about this 2018 OnePlus flagship , we shouldn't be too far from the official unveiling of this notched OnePlus smartphone. We have alre...

Fortnite Player Rides Own Guided Missile for a Game-Winning Kill Fortnite Player Rides Own Guided Missile for a Game-Winning Kill

According to the report from SuperData, Fortnite Battle Royale has surpassed GTA V in monthly active users, however, the report doesn't reveal any specific numbers for the game's active player base. As for Fortnite Android, Epic claims support ...

LG G7 Render Reveals Notch Design LG G7 Render Reveals Notch Design

OnLeaks use to launch images and videos with 3D-modeled phones before being launched and, nearly anytime, these images were very close to the final products. Fans have no idea what the button on the right, below the button rockers, is for, though. ...

Early snow then brightening skies for Monday, chilly too Early snow then brightening skies for Monday, chilly too

Easter Sunday on Long Island will get a damp start before sunshine takes over in the afternoon with highs reaching almost 60 degrees, but don't be tricked on this April Fools' Day into thinking spring has finally arrived. A Winter Weather Advisory ...

England take control on day three England take control on day three

Before Stoneman was fabulously caught by keeper BJ Watling after chasing a wide delivery, he and Vince were relatively untroubled, even against the new ball which has practically done all the damage in the final match of the New Zealand summer.

Facebook collecting phone calls, text messages from Android users Facebook collecting phone calls, text messages from Android users

Facebook denies any wrongdoing in the case. "There is absolutely no place for discrimination on Facebook", a company spokesperson said in a statement provided to CNN. Troubles just don't seem to be leaving Facebook anytime soon. The data is not ...

How To Download All The Information Facebook Has Of You How To Download All The Information Facebook Has Of You

The organizations note in their complaint that their lawsuit hits Facebook in the same year as the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act , the law that makes exclusionary advertising in housing illegal. It said the housing alliance was able to ...

Sacramento Kings Form Partnership with Black Lives Matter Sacramento Kings Form Partnership with Black Lives Matter

They also plan on creating a multi-year plan to support the education of young people and to provide workforce preparation and economic development to truly assist the black youth in the Sacramento area. Confirmation, that with just right amount of p...

We must celebrate Easter meaningfully, says Kaupa We must celebrate Easter meaningfully, says Kaupa

So Jesus' words about being the "resurrection and the life" should make us stop and take notice. Easter eggs and Easter bunnies are the rituals they follow, which depicts new birth. " Easter originated with Jesus Christ rising from the dead - th...

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