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Industry KIM'S NIGHTMARE: Trump to UNVEIL 'TOUGHEST' Sanctions in HISTORY Against North Korea
Author: 0 KIM'S NIGHTMARE: Trump to UNVEIL 'TOUGHEST' Sanctions in HISTORY Against North Korea

Pyongyang notified Seoul that Kim Yo-jong, an increasingly prominent figure in the country's leadership herself, will accompany Kim Yong-nam, North Korea's nominal head of state , the South's Unification Ministry said . "There are no plans to meet with any North Korean officials during or after the Olympics; I want to be clear about that". US Vice-President Mike Pence will also be attending the opening ceremony in Pyeongchang on Friday, saying he wanted to "make sure North Korea ...

Industry Deck13 announces The Surge 2, coming 2019
Author: 0 Deck13 announces The Surge 2, coming 2019

While I wasn't particularly a fan of The Surge (see our review here), I can see the appeal. Focus Interactive and developer Deck 13 have announced a renewal of their partnership, as well as a target release date for the upcoming sequel. Deck13's engine will take care of all that, and as Focus Home Interactive claimed, there will be an expanded limb targeting system , for which players find quite surprising.

Industry The Google+ app is getting a
Author: 0 The Google+ app is getting a "brand new version" on Android

The updated app is said to look very similar to the current one, but that it's also "the culmination of a complete rewrite of many core features using Google's latest Android app infrastructure which will allow our Android team to build new features on a modern tech stack".

Industry Apple's Shazam acquisition hits a roadblock as European Union investigation gets underway
Author: 0 Apple's Shazam acquisition hits a roadblock as European Union investigation gets underway

The Shazam app uses a smartphone or computer microphone to identify nearly any song playing nearby, then guides users to places they can purchase or stream the song such as Apple Music or Google's YouTube. Late previous year following the rumors, Apple announced that they would be acquiring song recognition service Shazam . While this deal may not sound like one to experience antitrust hurdles, the European Union is launching a probe to review the acquisition's effect on competition.

Industry Overwatch's
Author: 0 Overwatch's "Year of the Dog" event begins tomorrow

One side of the map is ancient and has some temples, and the other side is bright and handsome and very modern. But there's also something about Year of the Dog that shows how Blizzard plans to continue building on its team-based shooter in the future, and it's worth taking note of the company's approach, even if you don't play the game .

Industry Maruti to launch first EV in 2020
Author: 0 Maruti to launch first EV in 2020

For the first time, Swift offers the auto gear shift technology for the convenience of customers. The flat-bottom wheels give a sporty look to the auto while the dual-pod instrument cluster appears premium. The automatic technology delivers better fuel efficiency as well as hassle-free driving. The new Swift now comes equipped with dual airbags, ABS, EBD and Brake Assist and ISOFIX child seat restraints as standard across all the variants.

Industry Google buys back Nest Labs, Alphabet's smart home unit
Author: 0 Google buys back Nest Labs, Alphabet's smart home unit

Google is trying grew its own advancements before anybody else does - particularly Amazon. From the Google's Hardware devision, the company will produce more Pixel phones, Pixelbooks, Smart speakers and more in the future. Google is bringing back Nest to the forefront of its campaign to make smart homes supported by hardware, software, and services built around artificial intelligence or AI.

Author: 0 Comparable Company Analysis: Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS), Macerich Company (MAC)

The company has a 50-day moving average price of $10.72 and a 200-day moving average price of $12.35. Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $3.7 Billion for the current quarter. The rating was upgraded by Credit Agricole on Thursday, January 7 to "Buy". Deutsche Bank maintained it with "Hold" rating and $35 target in Thursday, March 17 report.

Industry Ex-Google and Facebook employees unite to fight tech addiction
Author: 0 Ex-Google and Facebook employees unite to fight tech addiction

Over the past year, a growing cohort of tech visionaries, pioneers and leaders have spoken out against the addictive and manipulative properties of social media In response, companies such as Facebook have commenced highly-public attempts to "fix" their platform by partially de-emphasising the role of algorithms.

Industry Tablet sales decline for the 13th quarter in a row
Author: 0 Tablet sales decline for the 13th quarter in a row

IDC found that while traditional "slate" tablet shipments fell, "detachable" tablet shipments were up 1.2 percent year-on-year. Apple is still on top with the iPad and iPad Pro. Amazon overtook Samsung to become the world's second-largest tablet vendor for the first time, with a range of new launches helping it to score 2.5 million extra sales during 2017, representing a 50.3 per cent year-on-year growth to take 15.6 per cent of the market share.

Industry Apple may offer rebates on battery replacements
Author: 0 Apple may offer rebates on battery replacements

Just go to Settings- General- Software Update , and you should be prompted to download and install the update. "Leading companies and innovators should not only "think different, ' they should 'act differently" when it comes to customer transparency and inclusion, Kelly and Rep.

Industry Alexa Lost Her Voice But Won Over Viewers In Super Bowl Ad
Author: 0 Alexa Lost Her Voice But Won Over Viewers In Super Bowl Ad

This is part of the patent that Amazon filed in September 2014 titled "Audible command filtering". The first calls for transmitting a snippet of a commercial to Echo devices before it airs. So no need to unplug your Echo speaker if you don't want to be disturbed by it waking up unnecessarily. In the commercial, Alexa loses her voice and causes a panic where Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has to go with Plan B, which is substitute voices from celebrities Cari B, Gordon Ramsey, Rebel Wilson and ...

Industry Hyundai Sante Fe revealed
Author: 0 Hyundai Sante Fe revealed

The new face blends into sheetmetal that looks more upscale and more SUV-like in appearance from today's version. Hyundai had already revealed some of the details about the 2018 Hyundai Kona and now they have also revealed the new price tag for the vehicle.

Industry Intel's subtle smart glasses avoid Google Glass blind spot
Author: 0 Intel's subtle smart glasses avoid Google Glass blind spot

Well, it's been pretty tough to fit a miniature display and a decent-size battery into traditional eyewear. A very low-powered laser ( VCSEL ) shines a red monochrome image at around 400 x 150 pixels onto a holographic reflector on the right lens of the glasses.

Industry Capcom Vancouver Has Laid Off 30% of its Staff
Author: 0 Capcom Vancouver Has Laid Off 30% of its Staff

Capcom's main Osaka branch has made a decision to slice up its Vancouver-based studio to make it more lean and re-focus development on the next Dead Rising game, sources told Kotaku's Jason Schreier. The source reveals that the game, which was still in very early stages of prototyping, would've been a action-based third-person game set in an alternate NY.

Industry Huawei Honor 7C with dual front, back cameras pass by TENAA
Author: 0 Huawei Honor 7C with dual front, back cameras pass by TENAA

The phone has 2.5D glass on the front and back. For storing content, the Honor 9 Lite in the European markets comes with 32GB onboard storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB) in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration. Cast your eyes downward and you'll spot the solitary Micro USB port for charging and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Expect performance to be decent, if nothing to write home about.

Industry TVS Motor rides into 125cc segment
Author: 0 TVS Motor rides into 125cc segment

TVS NTORQ 125 boasts of superior performance backed by TVS Racing Pedigree. High on the launch of the new Apache RR 310 , TVS Motor Company is all set to make its expand its base in the scooter segment and will be unveiling an all-new offering later today.

Industry Google adds Pixel Visual Core support to major social media apps
Author: 0 Google adds Pixel Visual Core support to major social media apps

While the Pixel Visual Core was only available for stock camera app, Google has now enabled it for third-party apps such as Instagram , WhatsApp and Snapchat . Google just announced that it's ready to release a February security update for its Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2 , and Pixel 2 XL smartphones.

Industry 2018 iPhones to Drop Qualcomm for Intel
Author: 0 2018 iPhones to Drop Qualcomm for Intel

Now, what seems to have gone wrong with the iPhone X and why have sales of Apple's anniversary edition gadget not been up to the mark? That would have a huge impact on streamlining Apple's product inventory, which now has to cope with several different variations of what outwardly look like the same device.

Industry 'HTC U12' With 5G Support Allegedly Previewed in Taiwan
Author: 0 'HTC U12' With 5G Support Allegedly Previewed in Taiwan

HTC is one of the few smartphone manufacturers that is on a rapid decline. Last year HTC released their latest smartphone, the U11, which is a mid-tier smartphone and a direct successor to HTC 10. The side bezels of the smartphone appear non-existent. The display itself is expected to be a 4K display.The size is expected to be 5.99 inches.The front of the phone will also house a single front-facing camera.

Industry Nikkei tumbles 5% to near 4-month low on Wall Street sell-off
Author: 0 Nikkei tumbles 5% to near 4-month low on Wall Street sell-off

The Nikkei 225 share average.N225 ended down 4.73 percent at 21,610.24, marking the biggest percentage fall in 15 months and falling to its lowest close since October 20. All industry categories on the main section retreated, with metal product, nonferrous metal, and rubber product-linked issues comprising those that declined the most by the close of play.

Industry Android 'Nougat' finally becomes most used version replacing previous leader 'Marshmallow'
Author: 0 Android 'Nougat' finally becomes most used version replacing previous leader 'Marshmallow'

At first glance, the situation looks awful for those hoping that Oreo will pick up the pace and improve its market share. During the 7-day period ending on February 5, Android Oreo (8.0 and 8.1) was on 1.1 percent of devices. The latest Android distribution chart shows that Nougat, the second newest version of Android, has taken the crown from Marshmallow, the previous leader in the market.

Industry GPS System Could Have Prevented Deadly Train Accident
Author: 0 GPS System Could Have Prevented Deadly Train Accident

Investigators are trying to determine what caused a deadly South Carolina Amtrak crash that killed two crew members and injured more than 100 people early Sunday morning. WYFF News 4 investigates found a safety system that could prevent train crashes should have been in place nationwide more than two years ago. Because Amtrak has installed PTC on the tracks it owns but is forced to use tracks owned by others, "this is a case where Amtrak is not 100 percent in control of its own ...

Industry Amtrak Blames Freight Firm for Deadly Crash
Author: 0 Amtrak Blames Freight Firm for Deadly Crash

All passengers were evacuated early Sunday morning, transporting at least 70 people to local hospitals. Derrec Becker of the South Carolina Emergency Management Division said all passengers had been removed from the train . Among the passengers on the train was Philadelphia man Derek Pettaway, who posted on social media to tell his friends and family he was safe. According to Amtrak , a switch in the tracks diverted the train off the main line onto a side track, where a freight ...

Industry Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Is The 2018 CoD Game, Apparently
Author: 0 Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Is The 2018 CoD Game, Apparently

In his Tweet regarding the " Black Ops 4 " leak, he talks about how, unlike the most recent entries in the series, this game will take place during modern times. Obviously, he got his data from reliable people in the industry. Activision usually reveal Call of Duty to the press at the start of March so it's entirely possible that Marcus has seen some early promotional material.

Industry Apple Music is about to overtake Spotify in the US
Author: 0 Apple Music is about to overtake Spotify in the US

Chief among the DSPs clawing for your business is Spotify , though in the United States, Apple Music is mounting a steady comeback, and reports show Apple could claim the country's No. While Apple is making strides in the US market, they are still behind globally. As the Journal notes, some subscribers might gain access to either service as part of a bundle deal with their mobile carriers or as part of a package deal that offers access to other streaming services, like Hulu.

Industry Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 renders hint at 18:9 display, dual cameras
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 renders hint at 18:9 display, dual cameras

Purported renders of the yet to be released phablet recently hit the web, treating users with a good look at the yet-to-be-announced smartphone. It is available in as many as three RAM and storage options: 2GB/16GB, 3GB/32GB and 4GB/64GB with all the variants supporting expandable storage via a micro-SD card.