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Author: 0 Britain Kicks Off Brexit Talks With European Union

However, Mr Davis said a deal on Ireland would be linked to a future trade deal and customs arrangements. Nearly exactly a year after Britain's seismic referendum to leave the bloc, the EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier of France , welcomed his counterpart David Davis with a cheery handshake at the European Commission in Brussels .

Industry Sedition charges dropped against 15 Muslims held cheering for Pak
Author: 0 Sedition charges dropped against 15 Muslims held cheering for Pak

They celebrated Pakistan's win by bursting crackers and distributing candies ... Fans took to the streets to celebrate the win. The Times of India reports that 15 men were arrested on charges of sedition in the central state of Madhya Pradesh as well as three minors in Uttarkhand province and another in Bihar.

Industry Imagination Technologies Shares Surge After Apple Supplier Puts Itself Up For Sale
Author: 0 Imagination Technologies Shares Surge After Apple Supplier Puts Itself Up For Sale

The chip maker told investors on Thursday that it had been approached by a number of parties interested in acquiring the whole company in "the last few weeks" as it has been working to divest separately its MIPS and Ensigma divisions. "The board of Imagination has therefore chose to initiate a formal sale process for the group and is engaged in preliminary discussions with potential bidders".

Industry Watch Scott Forstall discuss the iPhone's creation at Computer History Museum event
Author: 0 Watch Scott Forstall discuss the iPhone's creation at Computer History Museum event

Like the tablets that would come later, the Tablet PCs , which ran on a special version of Microsoft's Windows software, were smaller and lighter than laptop computers and included touch displays. Forstall further added that every time Jobs crossed paths with this anonymous Microsoft, he'd step foot into the office super pissed. In the end, Jobs lost it.

Industry Wall Street Journal fires correspondent over ethics conflict
Author: 0 Wall Street Journal fires correspondent over ethics conflict

The Wall Street Journal has fired foreign affairs correspondent Jay Solomon after discovering what they are calling a serious violation of his "ethical obligations as a reporter". However, the investigation could not make it clear whether Solomon received any money or accepted the proposal, according to multiple reports . He did however admit to "mistakes in my reporting and entered into a world I didn't understand".

Industry Apple Has Officially Ended 32-Bit App Support In iOS 11
Author: 0 Apple Has Officially Ended 32-Bit App Support In iOS 11

This could be identifying large Messages threads, offloading unused apps when your device is low on space, or reviewing and deleting large file attachments. Apple also showed off ARKit - tool that will let devs build augmented reality (AR)-based apps. Apple's freshest update to its Mac OS concentrates on core technologies and improved innards with support for numerous VR technologies.

Industry LG to release LG V30 at IFA 2017 in September
Author: 0 LG to release LG V30 at IFA 2017 in September

Today's report also claims to have a few details on the features of the LG V30 . However, considering this report to be true, LG will be adding the third smartphone in the V series. The LG V30 is one of the flagship devices offered by LG. The phone will also pack one of LG's own OLED displays, a dual-camera setup, a new ESS Quad DAC and 3.5mm headphone jack.

Industry Uber CEO Travis Kalanick's indefinite leave of absence is now permanent resignation
Author: 0 Uber CEO Travis Kalanick's indefinite leave of absence is now permanent resignation

On Tuesday, the founder and CEO of successful tech and transportation company Uber officially resigned from his position , a decision which came in response to calls for his resignation from numerous company's investors. He built Uber into a household name valued at $68 billion through a mix of aggressive fundraising, dodging regulators and undermining competitors. A statement from Uber added: "Travis has always put Uber first".

Industry WhatsApp Extends Support For BlackBerry Platform Again
Author: 0 WhatsApp Extends Support For BlackBerry Platform Again

Back in March 2016, WhatsApp announced BlackBerry OS app will be discontinued by the end of the year. It has even provided BlackBerry , as well as Symbian users, another survival chance by extending its deadline to end 2017 and 2018 respectively.

Industry E3 2017: Microsoft isn't making a profit on the Xbox One X
Author: 0 E3 2017: Microsoft isn't making a profit on the Xbox One X

For Microsoft , which will not be making any money off of each Xbox One X sold, it is hoping that the power of the console is enough to attract more players into the Xbox platform. "I don't know what deals get written", he adds. The all-new Xbox One X has just been revealed by Microsoft at the E3 gaming show in LA and will be released on November 7 .

Industry NBC Sports Group to Launch New ESports Tournament This Summer
Author: 0 NBC Sports Group to Launch New ESports Tournament This Summer

The tournament will culminate in a two-day Grand Finals with coverage of the Regional and Grand Finals across a variety of NBCUniversal and Comcast national and worldwide platforms. "It all begins with NBC Sports Regional Networks, allowing us to super-serve eSports fans the same way we serve traditional sports fans", says NBC Sports Ventures SVP Rob Simmelkjaer .

Industry Acura could go fully electric with the next NSX
Author: 0 Acura could go fully electric with the next NSX

To conquer the mountain, Acura will field a modified version of the TLX A-Spec, the sportiest version of the updated 2018 TLX . Acura is once again bringing a fleet of cars to Pikes Peak, but this year the emphasis is on the TLX sedan.

Industry LA Noire Might Be Getting A Remaster
Author: 0 LA Noire Might Be Getting A Remaster

The latest rumor to surface the internet is that Rockstar's neo-noir detective action-adventure title, L.A. Noire is set to receive a remaster for the PS4, Xbox One, and Switch. It seems that we can be fairly confident about these rumors, but given that there has been no official announcement yet, it is likely the remaster was pushed back to 2018.

Author: 0 Tatas eye majority stake in Air India

The government now owns 100 per cent stake in Air India and is the ow-ner of the national carrier. With the Indian government looking at various options, including full or partial privatisation, to revive Air India, Tata Group has reportedly shown an interest in buying a buying a majority stake in debt-laden national carrier.

Industry Snapchat's new Snap Map lets you share your location with friends
Author: 0 Snapchat's new Snap Map lets you share your location with friends

Let's be real, though: You're probably going to use Snap Map to see what your crush is up to or if your friends are hanging out without you. Snapchat is building out its location and search capabilities with the launch of Snap Map - a product that will let it combine the timely and often newsworthy nature of Snaps with its carefully cultivated intimacy and ephemerality.

Author: 0 CEO Kalanick quits, Uber wants him to 'heal from personal tragedy'

Mr Bonderman resigned after he made a sexist remark to fellow board member Arianna Huffington at a company all-hands meeting meant to address Uber's flawed corporate culture. Gurley has also been skeptical that one of Uber's main business strategies, self-driving cars, could be feasible in the next two decades. Kalanick's departure caps a tumultuous period for the world's largest ride-services company that has revolutionised the taxi industry and challenged transport regulations worldwide.

Industry Sega Forever Offers Free Sega Classics on Mobile
Author: 0 Sega Forever Offers Free Sega Classics on Mobile

The plan is to release a new game every two weeks , and to eventually incorporate titles from every Sega console, including the Saturn and Dreamcast . Sega Forever is available now on iOS and Android. Many classic titles have received mobile versions and spin-offs over the past decade, while Mega Drive game collections have been released for nearly every PlayStation , Xbox and Nintendo console.

Industry OnePlus Cheats Benchmark Tests Again Bumping Little Cluster to Maximum Frequency
Author: 0 OnePlus Cheats Benchmark Tests Again Bumping Little Cluster to Maximum Frequency

With OnePlus 5 global launch less than 24 hours away, reports of the OnePlus team manipulating the handset's benchmark scores are making waves on the internet. The OnePlus 5 is powered by Qualcomm's top-end Snapdragon 835 SoC built on the 10nm fabrication process and comes with eight custom Kyro cores. OnePlus also said that while one launches the apps on the smartphone, the smartphone runs in the same state to boost the opening speed of the apps.

Industry Swift creator leaves Tesla as a computer vision expert joins the company
Author: 0 Swift creator leaves Tesla as a computer vision expert joins the company

Ars reached out to Tesla about the split with Lattner, and the company responded that "Chris just wasn't the right fit for Tesla, and we've decided to make a change". The electric auto company hired him away from Apple, where he notably led the development of the Swift programming language. Meanwhile, Lattner tweeted this about his exit.

Industry Lenovo shows off an absurd laptop concept with a flexible screen
Author: 0 Lenovo shows off an absurd laptop concept with a flexible screen

This isn't the first time Lenovo has experimented with flexible technology. At an event in NY, the futuristic ThinkPad ditches the trackpads and mouse inputs that have dominated the PC space for decades, instead opting for a touchscreen, a pencil-like stylus and voice-activation set-up that wouldn't be amiss on a Star Trek spaceship.

Industry Kia tops new car quality survey for second straight year
Author: 0 Kia tops new car quality survey for second straight year

The survey, now in its 30th year, questioned 80,000 owners of 2017 model year vehicles about the problems they had in the first 90 days of ownership. According to the J.D. BMW's BMWG.DE Mini was the most improved brand, with owners reporting fewer problems than in 2016. But these days, bread-and-butter brands like General Motors Co.'s Chevrolet division and Ford Motor Co .

Industry Steam Summer Sale 2017 to start tomorrow
Author: 0 Steam Summer Sale 2017 to start tomorrow

The Steam Summer Sale 2017 dates may be moved by Valve. This year should be no different and PayPal could not contain its excitement anymore, so it revealed that the 2017 Steam Summer Sale is just around the corner. We'll check again for you closer to the date. Those who spend £20 or more will get £5 off of their total purchase from the Steam Sale when paying with PayPal.

Industry New Jaguar E-Pace Small SUV Confirmed
Author: 0 New Jaguar E-Pace Small SUV Confirmed

Expect, too, a suite of connected technology and safety features. However, given the plethora of spy shots over the past year or so, it seems likely the new baby Jag SUV will use a variation of the Range Rover Evoque platform - meaning entry-level models could come in front-wheel drive guise, matching both the X1 and Q3.

Industry Tesla Autopilot Driver 'Repeatedly Warned' To Take the Wheel Before Fatal Crash
Author: 0 Tesla Autopilot Driver 'Repeatedly Warned' To Take the Wheel Before Fatal Crash

Tesla said in June 2016 that its Autopilot was engaged at the time of the crash and that it notified the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration immediately. But the company has said it is not a self-driving system and driver vigilance is required. Tesla instructs its drivers to keep their hands on the wheel, though many ignore that admonition.

Author: 0 Timken Steel Corporation (TMST) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

Legal General Grp Public Limited Company holds 0.01% or 921,939 shares in its portfolio. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.96 billion, a P/E ratio of 24.163 and a beta of 2.81. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, August 27 with "Sector Perform". This increase is typical for the uptrend and shows the considerable optimism among investors.

Author: 0 Apple Debuts Smart Speaker Homepod

As a music-playing device, it will also be a challenger to Sonos , whose wifi-controlled speakers are used by many smartphone users for home entertainment. Second, Limp argued people have varied tastes in speakers, so Amazon made it easy for customers to pair an Echo with your high-end home entertainment system.

Industry Nokia Body Scale and Nokia BPM+ blood pressure monitor launched
Author: 0 Nokia Body Scale and Nokia BPM+ blood pressure monitor launched

The Nokia digital health product line offers convenience, choice and accessibility for every lifestyle. Alongside a few product rebrands Nokia launched a new, more portable, blood pressure monitoring device called the Nokia BPM +. For instance, the Steel HR will be added to Nokia's lineup this fall. Nokia is back. Thanks to HMD Global for its numerous efforts to bring back life to the Finnish brand that was once the top phone maker in the world.