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Google to introduce ad blocker to prevent 'annoying' ads on Chrome

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The internet giant's announcement comes as hundreds of millions of users have already installed blockers on their computers and phones to combat ads that track them and make browsing websites hard, such as pop-up ads. "The vast majority of online content creators fund their work with advertising", Ramaswamy said. "I'm sure there are some publishers who will get hurt", said Brian Wieser, an ad analyst with Pivotal Research Group. Read More »

WWDC 2017 Approaching; First iOS 11 Devices Leak

The comparisons with Amazon Echo and Google Home will no doubt flood the web, but as TMO's Dave Hamilton noted, it may be more appropriate to compare the Siri Speaker to Sonos . The feature would nearly certainly link to iTune and Apple Music . On Wednesday, Apple submitted a regulatory filing in Eurasia that includes five new model numbers that may be MacBooks . Read More »

Looking for leadership from Paris

Climate scientist Michael Mann, director of the Earth System Science Center at Pennsylvania State University, took particular exception to Trump's comment, tweeting yesterday: " Donald Trump just lied to the world". "The Paris agreement is irreversible and will be implemented because it is our responsibility", he said. The two wrote a letter to Energy Secretary Rick Perry saying that maintaining the commitment to the agreement and to US leadership on climate change will help protect ... Read More »

Apple reveals it has paid over $70 BILLION to developers

Much of those increases are attributable to the App Store income. 'Seventy billion dollars earned by developers is simply mind-blowing. Given that Apple takes more or less a 30% cut from apps sold in its App Store, it has been estimated that Apple might have made as much as $30 billion so far. Read More »

Developer Earnings from the App Store Top $70 Billion

Apple claim that in the last 12 months app downloads have increased " over 70 percent ". From the trends we've seen on the App Store and the experiences we've heard from indie developers lately, it wouldn't surprise me at all if that $70B has gone to a single-digit percentage of the now registered Apple developers. Read More »

Juventus bar Zidane's path to history with Madrid

Completing the all-Italian, all Juventus centre-back partnership is Giorgio Chiellini , who has again been instrumental in another Serie A success, and Champions League final appearance. By this stage, excitement levels had reached fever pitch in Madrid as Real fans began to contemplate the possibility of seeing the European Cup return to the Bernabeu trophy cabinet. Read More »

India vs Pakistan: IND's shaky middle-order a concern, says Stephen Fleming

Asked how it compared to the Ashes, Arthur who was dismissed by Australia shortly before the 2013 Test series against England , said, with a smile: 'To be honest, I got sacked just before the Ashes. These teams worry us more than Pakistan . "Shaharyar Khan met with the players and team management today in Birmingham ahead of their opening match against India on June 4". Read More »

Steam Direct developer fee set at $100

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Valve also revealed some upcoming changes planned for the Steam storefront. They tossed around some numbers that ranged as low as the chosen fee and as high as a whopping $500, but they wanted to receive some community insight into what everyone thought an appropriate price would be. Read More »

Maintains Stake in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (GT)

The rating was maintained by Argus Research on Tuesday, November 10 with "Buy". Zacks Investment Research raised Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $35.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Monday, January 2nd. Read More »

Putin praises Trump, says U.S. spies may have faked hacking evidence

Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). The panel, which also included Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi , Moldovan President Igor Dodon, and Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern, was part of St. "They don't want to recognize this mistake right now". "They came to the polls and voted for him, and the other team miscalculated". Putin said. "He's paid for holding meetings, discussing current affairs". Read More »

Bowling Green National Doughnut Day

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But hey, I like my coffee hot and doughnuts free. Some shops are offering free doughnuts. On June 2, Dunkin' Donuts fans can turn themselves into a donut with a special brand Snapchat Lens celebrating the holiday, available everywhere nationwide. Read More »

Former Mayor Bloomberg pledges millions to support Paris accord

The latest polling suggests in withdrawing from global action on climate change, the president is out of sync with the thinking in his own country. "I have not had an opportunity to have that discussion", White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters. But Kiene urged leaders to translate their words into actions. Read More »

Time for a Chill Pill on Trump's Climate Action

As part of a different agreement , the U.S. Conference of Mayors announced yesterday that 29 cities will move to 100 percent clean energy in response to Trump's decision. The city council member, who said he uses a clothesline to dry his clothes, doesn't think climate change will kill the planet. "We are deeply disappointed by the recent shift in climate policy". Read More »

Rihanna's heckling and dabbing steals National Basketball Association finals spotlight

He led all scorers with 38 points while also adding eight rebounds and eight assists. So goes the argument heard throughout the 2017 playoffs. Ward (a Bay Area native) was Tweeting loud and proud for Golden State all night. Brown addressed the media pregame and said he hadn't spoken yet to Kerr. "Just get focused on game two [on Sunday]", James said. We think he was joking, but we'll get to that in a second. Read More »

Developer earnings from the App Store top $70 bn

Apple's ecosystem getting stronger and more varied? Developers of apps for iOS earned $20 billion in the past 12 months. Overall, Apple's latest data on its App Store continues to drive home one important point for Apple investors: The App Store is more integral to Apple's business than ever before. Read More »

HMD Global sends out invites for event on June 13 in India

As we heard previously the new Nokia 9 will come with two 13 megapixel cameras on the back, as yet there are no details on the front camera. While this may lend some further credence to the existence of the alleged Nokia 9, a closer look at the four results recorded on May 25th has revealed a potential variant of the device packing 8GB of RAM. Read More »

Stocks that beats the day :Symantec Corporation (SYMC)

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It has outperformed by 237.58% the S&P500. G2 Investment Partners Management Llc holds 5.71% of its portfolio in Varonis Systems Inc for 432,267 shares. 3,002 shares were sold by Garfield Mark S ., worth $87,809 on Wednesday, March 8. Its up 0.20, from 1 in 2016Q3. Shares for $989,056 were sold by Rosch Francis C. Read More »

Washout leaves England just one win from the semi-finals

Frustrating was an understatement as the Black Caps kicked the sodden Edgbaston turf. For New Zealand's captain, Kane Williamson , who top-scored on the day with a well-paced 100, the game was not completely wasted. "So we perhaps got away with one". But he was then run out going for a sharp single by Moises Henriques´s throw to Cummins. The players were off the field for almost two hours and when they returned, Ronchi carried on in a 15th over, bowled by Cummins, that yielded 15 runs. Read More »

Juventus, Madrid meet in Champions League final

A head coach for only 17 months, the former France playmaker can become the first manager to win back-to-back European Cups in the post-1992 Champions League era. The Argentine recently lifted his 30th senior career title , becoming the most decorated player in Spain history - a record he shares with Andres Iniesta. Read More »

Rihanna vs. Kevin Durant Is the Greatest Clash of the NBA Finals

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But the intrigue and beauty of this matchup goes beyond the considerable talents of Cleveland's Lebron James , Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love . and Golden State's Steph Curry , Kevin Durant , Draymond Green and Klay Thompson . They did a really good job of putting us in a position to turn the ball over. Including Thursday's Game 1 victory, the Warriors are winning by an average of 17-plus points per game during the playoffs. Read More »

OnePlus 5 to be thinnest flagship smartphone

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The Chinese smartphone startup have already confirmed they are working with DxO to improve the camera in its next flagship device. Another source says that "Focus on what matters" and the standard "Never Settle" are also part of the smartphone's promotional material. Read More »

Apple has paid a hefty price to get where it is today

Apple's App store is home to some of the most innovative and most loved apps in the world and this is all thanks to the developers . Sign-ups to subscription services are also on the rise. Another hot category is photos and videos, which grew almost 90% over the past year. " Seventy billion dollars earned by developers is simply mind-blowing". Read More »

CT 2017: Team with best all-rounders has an edge, says Saha

Although Smith stated that the playing XI would not be settled until the final training session, he hinted that he might resist the temptation of fielding the four pronged Australian pace battery comprising Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, James Pattinson and Josh Hazlewood together. Read More »

OECD holds out hope US may return to Paris climate pact

Not so fast, the researchers said . The same can't be said for Trump . "We're observing the Paris Agreement , or its equivalent, and we're creating jobs ". May's office says she spoke to President Donald Trump after his announcement and " expressed her disappointment with the decision". He said he would consider re-entry if the US could get a better deal. Read More »

Here's how much we've spent in Apple's App Store

Ahead of its WWDC conference next week, Apple has revealed that its all-time earnings from the App Store developers have topped $70 billion. Meanwhile, download rates are also said to be up significantly. Today, the iPhone maker has finally overtaken Android in developer revenues, adding a key milestone to its 40-year history fabulousness. " Seventy billion dollars earned by developers is simply mind-blowing", Philip Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide marketing, said ... Read More »