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HTC U 11 To Feature '360 Real Life Recording'


Recently, we've seen some alleged HTC U 11 renders, and it seems that the handset looks like a mix between its predecessor (HTC 10) and the HTC U Ultra. But that is just been a hint and nothing has clarified on that teaser. As for the leaked specifications, expect a 5.5-inch display with a quad-HD resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels, a Snapdragon 835 chipset and two storage variants of 64 GB and 128 GB. Read More »

Children aboard St. Louis school bus avoid serious injury, police say


The bus hit one of the vehicles and crashed into the guard rail. As she went from child to child checking the wounded, Emergency Room Dr. Kimberly Qualye was surprised at how minor the injuries were. Louis County. Firefighters say numerous kids had cuts, scrapes and bruises. The bus driver was rescued, and the children are off of the bus. They are being to St. Read More »

Microsoft Talks Bringing Apps to Universal Windows Platform, Store

Microsoft has revealed the next major update to its desktop operating system, the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. The focus point of the new update is sharing content across devices, whether that is a Windows, iOS or Android device. The Windows 10 Story Remix app will let you tweak and customize the creations, and add soundtracks and custom titles. But past year, the company conceded that the objective was unreachable under the self-imposed time limit. Read More »

One-millionth 911 rolls off the production line


Uwe Hück, Chair of the Group Works Council of Porsche, says: "Today, we have the one-millionth 911". "In the end, the disadvantages outweighed the advantages", Achleitner said. The one-millionth 911 will not be sold. The millionth auto will be taken around the world on tour celebrating the milestone - from the Scottish Highlands to China - before it goes on permanent display at the Porsche Museum. Read More »

Italy expresses enormous interest in Belt & Road Initiative

While it might have originally had a comprehensible thesis behind it, OBOR has become such a popular buzzword that it's next to impossible to lock down criteria for how any given project would or could fit into the overall initiative. Wuttke warned the project could be remembered as a "huge white elephant that left an enormous amount of wasted resources strewn along its path". What's held back infrastructure development in Asia isn't so much a lack of funding but a dearth of viable projects. Read More »

Newly-found distant 'warm Neptune' has primitive atmosphere


However, the planet is not a water world. NASA's Wakeford said in the statement: "Astronomers have just begun to investigate the atmospheres of these distant Neptune-mass planets, and nearly right away, we found an example that goes against the trend in our solar system". Read More »

Benitez gets assurances, set to lead Newcastle in EPL


And Newcastle owner Ashley confirmed the Spaniard will be allowed to spend the money the club has earned from promotion. Benitez is keen to get business completed early in order to give his side the maximum time possible to get ready for the demands of the Premier League. Read More »

Brokerages Set Office Depot Inc (ODP) Target Price at $4.59

The stock of Office Depot Inc (NASDAQ:ODP) earned "Sell" rating by UBS on Wednesday, May 11. During the session shares stayed in the range from $5.540 to $5.210. Investors measure stock performance on the basis of a company's earnings power. The stock decreased 1.73% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $5.1. Read More »

Tesla Begins Taking Orders For Its Solar Energy Roof Tile Systems


Tesla acquired SolarCity in November, and has been working to remake a money-losing company that was selling commoditized solar systems into a premium energy brand. "These are really the three legs of the stool for a sustainable energy future", Musk explained. It's offering to change your roof tiles to solar panels. Read More »

The Future of Microsoft Design

Users will get an experience that's similar to what they get from the existing iTunes for Windows app. Along that vein, a new feature called Story Remix will automatically identify the best photos and videos to help people create highlights of their experiences. Read More »

Snapchat growth stalls in first earnings report

Facebook as a whole dwarfs Snapchat eight times over with 1.8 million users. Following a high-profile and successful IPO in March, the social media darling reported a net loss of $2. You could use it with just one other person, if you wanted. Indeed, eMarketer projects that most of the Snapchat's usage gains in the USA going forward will come from older users. Read More »

Automotive: Judge approves emissions-cheating settlement for 3-liter VWs


The company said Thursday it welcomed Breyer's decision to approve the agreement. The judge also approved a settlement related to Bosch, the German vehicle component supplier whose software VW used in its emissions cheating. Volkswagen said Davis has worked on compliance issues. Dasmalchi did not identify the model of his diesel Volkswagen. Owners of the following vehicles will get free repairs: the 2013 to 2016 Volkswagen Touareg, 2013 to 2015 Audi Q7, 2013 to 2016 Porsche Cayenne and ... Read More »

New acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director in spotlight at Senate hearing

He later said he would not update the White House on the ongoing Russian Federation investigation. The phony Trump/Russia story was an excuse used by the Democrats as justification for losing the election. "I would hope that the president would have the job filled well before that". Trump told Holt that he didn't try to pressure Comey into dropping the FBI probe into his campaign and that his move shouldn't be seen as sending a message to Comey's successor to drop that investigation. Read More »

Atletico recognizes it needs to improve to succeed in Europe


Atletico Madrid have supposedly added Premier League duo Jamie Vardy and Alexis Sanchez to their summer wish list, with a view to signing one of the speedy attacker to partner current talisman Antoine Griezmann. What do you think of Atletico's transfer plans? Morata may only become a concrete option if Real make a concerted attempt to sign Griezmann, due to a transfer pact between the two Madrid clubs, although that is already being tested by speculation that 19-year-old Theo Hernandez will ... Read More »

Someone Made A Working Holographic Cortana And It Is Amazing

With its recent slate of Surface devices, Microsoft has clearly proven that it can build very good hardware, after all, and while the market for AI-enabled speakers is still nascent, there is clearly a market for them. Looking to the future, and merely speculating, HP could hypothetically make tiny touchscreen PCs running Windows and powered by Cortana . And as for why these hardware players should want to build with Cortana , he says, it all has to do with its strong belief in the ... Read More »

Upgrading Windows 10 S to Windows 10 Pro the Easy Way


Ars Technica explains that the issue lies inside a part of Defender that's responsible for analysing files that look like JavaScript code. If an attacker were able to successfully exploit the vulnerability , they could execute arbitrary code in the security context of the LocalSystem account and take control of the system. Read More »

Conservative group takes credit for anti-net neutrality comments


ZDNet followed up on Oliver's report and discovered a deeply suspicious trend of many Americans saying exactly the same thing in exactly the same way on the FCC's website. CFIF may have received funding from the internet provider lobby group the Internet & Television Association, there's no proof the organization is manning the bot that now spams the FCC. Read More »

China takes aim at the moon with long-term cabin trial


The Lunar Palace contains four bed cubicles, a common room, a bathroom, a waste-treatment room and a room for raising animals. The waste room will be used to treat the excretions from the students with a bio-fermentation process, the products of which will then be used as fertilizer for experimental crops and vegetables also grown in the facility. Read More »

Nintendo Soon to Start Selling a Standalone Switch Dock


European Nintendo Switch owners will be able to purchase a second dock for their console starting next month, Nintendo has announced. At first, the dock set was only confirmed for a United States release, with no word from Nintendo of Europe about an eventual release across the pond. Read More »

Google's Allo chat app now turns your selfies into personalized emojis


Once your illustration is generated, you can customize it further if you'd like. Your facial features are mapped to a kit from Cartoon Network artist Lamar Abrams , resulting in your own emoji. According to 9to5google, Google is "actively" working on a number of features including a quick selfie button, ability to add stickers as decoration on photos, and backup and restore. Read More »

Python hunter captures almost 17-foot snake in the Everglades


A snake hunter in South Florida showed off his catch of the day - a 16-foot python. Although Crum enjoys himself, the hunt is serious business. For example, there is an on-the-spot per payment of $50 for pythons measuring up to 4 feet and an extra $25 for each foot measured about 4 feet. Read More »

Samsung released a 5100 mAh fast-charge battery pack

The Samsung Fast Charge Portable Battery Pack is ideally suited for the company's latest smartphones - Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. The phone should be very safe in its home country when the refurbished version hits the market later this month or early in June. Read More »

Democrat and Republican split on health insurance


John Thune, a member of leadership and a member of the health care working group, introduced a proposal along those lines targeted to boost the size of tax credits for lower-income people. "I think they are opening up those meetings, I don't even know if they had any closed meetings". When the reporter asked Monday why Blum was insisting on seeing identification papers of people attending a town hall meeting, Blum said he wanted attendees from his congressional district, adding, "We don't ... Read More »

German prosecutors probing Porsche SE executives


Matthias Mueller, CEO of the Volkswagen AG, attends the annual shareholders meeting in Hannover, Germany, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. "I ask for your understanding that VW for legal reasons is prevented from publishing such a final report", he told the gathering of about 3,000 shareholders. Read More »