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Samsung Galaxy C10 Leak Shows First Samsung Phone With Dual Camera Setup

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We have to rely till the company speaks about Samsung Galaxy Note 8 . There's now not much information available on the specifications front, except that chipset could be Snapdragon 660. However, tapered sides usually mean the device will be a bit slippery unless it is inside a case. Samsung Electronics has sold over 10 million of its Galaxy S8 and S8 plus smartphones in less than a month. Read More »

YouTube is bringing 360-degree videos to TVs

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You can already find thousands of 360-degree videos on YouTube that allows for the viewer to pan their smartphone around to pan around the video itself. In a nutshell, Super Chat is another way to monetize your videos. Turning off/on lights and flying drones are but a couple examples of what could be done. Read More »

Best sunscreens to protect your skin

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The survey found that among those who use sunscreen, nearly one in five (18%) are knowingly using expired sun cream while a further 33% are potentially unwittingly using it by never checking the expiry date. Choose a sunscreen with an SPF 30 or higher . Question: What is the difference between UVA and UVB rays? This means the sunscreen will protect against both UVA rays (which cause premature skin aging) and UVB rays (which cause sunburn). Read More »

Could Trump's activities lead to impeachment?

The latest Russian twist, first reported by the New York Times , comes a week after Trump fired Comey over his handling of the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while at the state department. According to the Times , the White House has declined to comment on whether transition officials were aware of the Flynn investigation before Trump's inauguration. Read More »

SiriusXM in talks to acquire Pandora

An agreement on price has reportedly not been reached yet but industry insiders are of the view that it could be around $12-13 per share. It was reported a couple of weeks back that Pandora was looking for a buyer and that the company wanted to close a potential acquisition in under a month. Read More »

Windows 10 preview: Now Android owners can handle calls from their PC

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You can contact them right away there, or share files with them. Badging has been introduced too, so you can see any missed/unread messages from your contacts at a glance. This image has since been removed from Sarkar's blog post, and we can confirm that this settings icon is absent on the Windows 10 Insider build 16199. Read More »

China installs rocket launchers on disputed reef in South China sea

Some ASEAN diplomats have expressed concern about whether China is being honest, or whether ASEAN has enough leverage to get Beijing to commit to a set of rules. Indonesia maintains it has no maritime disputes with China in the South China Sea , unlike other Asian nations, and does not contest ownership of reefs or islets there. Read More »

Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW) Stake Boosted by Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A.

One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, eighteen have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. Year to date is 1.06%, -9.02% over the last quarter, 4.39% for the past six months and -18.54% over the last 12 months. Integra Lifesciences Holdings Corp's revenue for the quarter was up 9.2% compared to the same quarter past year. Read More »

Devon Energy Corp (DVN) Director Robert A. Mosbacher, Jr. Sells 800 Shares

Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of DVN. Bessemer Group Inc holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Devon Energy Corp (NYSE:DVN) for 123,989 shares. Guardian Life Insur Of America invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Devon Energy Corp (NYSE:DVN). If you are viewing this report on another website, it was stolen and republished in violation of U.S. Read More »

VMware To Deliver Horizon Cloud On Microsoft Azure

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The two datacenters, located in Cape Town and Johannesburg, will provide a range of cloud services from Microsoft such as Azure, Office 365 , and Dynamics 365. Thus, the presence of local Azure servers should have a big impact on the apps and services that depend on it, something locals have been asking for, for years. Read More »

How Are You Spending Your Star Wars Day?

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As we noted in our sale roundup post, it's based on a pun. Because it's another reason you can say "May the Force be with you" (see trending Twitter hashtag #MayThe4thBeWithYou ). There are even some discounts on Star Wars items in the Play Store itself, such as Return of the Jedi being $14.99 rather than $19.99. New rumours from the Star Wars fan community have suggested that a showdown between General Leia and Supreme Leader Snoke could take place at the start of the ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy C10 new leaks reveals Dual Camera setup

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Freshly leaked images of Samsung Galaxy C10 not only suggest that the phone will feature a dual camera setup but also that it will be the first smartphone from the South Korean company to have this camera configuration. Seeing how there is no presence of a fingerprint sensor on the back, the Galaxy C10 will possibly continue with the physical Home button. Galaxy C10 is packed with a 6-inch display, It is powered with snapdragon 660 Soc and Adreno 512 GPU. Read More »

Extratorrent.CC Shuts Down Forever, You Can Still Use These Five Alternatives

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You can check out our complete list of top torrent websites here. Stay away from fake the ExtraTorrent websites and clones. The missive then concludes with an expression of thanks to supporters and the torrent community. Of all, Torrentz.eu shut down in a similar mysterious fashion, with no explanation to its users. It is not yet known if the site was under any legal threat from the big entertainment companies and domain name services, forcing them to shut down their business. Read More »

Trump asked ex-FBI chief to stop Flynn-Russia probe, says report

Trump fired Flynn after it was revealed he had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about Flynn's involvement with the Russian government. The requests - made in separate letters to FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe and White House Counsel Donald McGahn - were made after a report that a memo written by Comey says Trump asked him to drop Flynn probe. Read More »

Google Adds Payments, Texting, and Third-Party Actions to Assistant on Phone

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Google last updated its Android Device Manager app way back in 2015, but today the company started rolling out a new 2.0 version that has some design improvements. "Humans are interacting with computing in more natural and immersive ways", Google CEO Sundar Pichai told the audience. No, Google is not reanimating the failed Glass wearable, but supercharging the object recognition capabilities of its Assistant and Photos apps. Read More »

Volvo Cars to start assembly operations in India this year

Volvo Auto India now sells eight luxury models comprising the S60 sedan, S60 Cross Country, V40 hatchback, V40 Cross Country, XC60, XC90, XC90 Excellence plug-in hybrid, and the S90 premium sedan. Other models would follow later, the carmaker said. So far, Volvo Cars India has been importing models from Belgium and Sweden. With the commencement of local assembly, Volvo can cut down the prices further. Read More »

Google Assistant is Now Going Head to Head with Siri on iOS

Much like Android One , Google aims to make friendlier and cheaper smartphones available to people who have limited data connectivity and speak multiple languages. Google found that "some apps were running in the background, and they were consuming tons of system resources, especially draining battery". The new API will work for Android Pay users as well, but the payments tool can not be used for iPhone apps or for the desktop web. Read More »

Ryan nets overtime victor as Sens stun Pens in opener

While the Senators penalty kill clicks at 88.9 percent, they still take more minor penalties than any team left in the playoffs and have been shorthanded 45 times this postseason, third-most among all 16 teams. Everybody talks about the pass, but you can't make the pass unless the guy makes the effort to get open and create that lane. Although playoff points leader Evgeni Malkin scored, fellow center and Rocket Richard Trophy victor Sidney Crosby was held to two shots and postseason ... Read More »

UN Security Council Rips North Korea Missile Test, Threatens New Sanctions

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The session had been requested by the United States and Japan on Sunday , shortly after North Korea's test launch of an intermediate-range ballistic missile. Afterward, a spokesman told reporters that Moon remains "open to the possibility of dialogue with North Korea" but that it's only possible with a "change of attitude" in Pyongyang. Read More »

Investigation will prove lack of links with Russia, Trump

Since Sessions has recused himself from the Trump Russia investigation, Rosenstein - who signed the letter appointing Mueller as "acting attorney general" - is the only person with the authority to curtail Mueller's work. The Justice Department created regulations to keep the concept alive in the form of the special counsel. "Even though we don't know every aspect of what's going on, this is a really important time in American politics", Laura Albright said, a FOX 59 political analyst. Read More »

Zomato reports data theft of 17 million users

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It didn't immediately respond to a request for more information. Assuring its users that their credit card information on Zomato is fully secure, the company said "payment related information on Zomato is stored separately from this (stolen) data in a highly secure PCI Data Security Standard (DSS) compliant vault". Read More »

U.S. should take some of blame for massive cyberattack, Chinese media says

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It has reportedly also threatened to release data from banks which use SWIFT, an global money transfer network, and also information from nuclear and missile programs of countries such as Russia, China, Iran and North Korea . The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In), the agency coordinating efforts on cyber security issues, is circulating Microsoft's security patches in India. Read More »

Cannibal T-Rex ants are found alive for the first time

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According to National Geographic , the Tyrannomyrmex rex (T. rex for short) had eluded scientists since 2003, when entomologist Fernando Fernandez revealed that a single dead ant from Malaysia represented a never-before-seen ant genus. When intimidated, the ants "typically curled their head and gaster inwards and under their legs and mesothorax", remaining motionless until the aggressor moved on, it said. Read More »

Chinese Media: US Should Take Some Blame for Cyber Attack

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Here's what we now know about the ransomware known as WannaCry, which locked up digital photos, documents and other files to hold them for ransom. Who started this mess? If you can't find it there then you need to switch to a better antivirus software, we recommend two free options - Cybereason Ransomfree and Malwarebytes Anti-Ransomware . Read More »