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Industry Apple has removed VPN apps from China's App Store
Author: 0 Apple has removed VPN apps from China's App Store

US-based tech giant Apple removes VPN-applications, allowing to bypass the Internet filters, from the Chinese App Store, developers and users of VPN apps said Saturday. Apple has not commented on the removal of VPN applications. The New York Times reports that similar crackdowns tend to happen about every five years, timed to precede an upcoming congress of the Chinese Communist Party.

Industry Facebook revenue soars as mobile advertising sales boom
Author: 0 Facebook revenue soars as mobile advertising sales boom

It was still early days for advertising on Facebook's messenger service, said Mr Zuckerberg, but he told an investor call he was "confident we're going to get this right in the long term". "They kept warning about ad load, but the ad load continues to be strong", said Ivan Feinseth, research director at Tigress Financial Partners. Instagram and WhatsApp are now offering similar features.

Industry Trump Picks DHS Head Kelly To Be His New Chief Of Staff
Author: 0 Trump Picks DHS Head Kelly To Be His New Chief Of Staff

At the time Trump picked him for Homeland Security, he was the third general tapped for a high-level job in the new administration. "He has been a true star of my administration ". Priebus, who had traveled with Trump to Long Island for an event on gang violence, was seated inside a Secret Service van on the tarmac when the message came down.

Industry AWS Cloud a Bright Spot in Amazon's Q2 Earnings Miss
Author: 0 AWS Cloud a Bright Spot in Amazon's Q2 Earnings Miss

Second-quarter expenses increased 28 per cent to US$37.3b, the Seattle-based company said. "We are very hopeful with the progress we have made with sellers and customers alike in India and we see great momentum and success there, so we continue to invest", Amazon's chief financial officer Brian Olsavsky said in a post-earnings call when asked to rank geographies and category expansion with respect to worldwide margins.

Industry First poster of Sanjay Dutt's Bhoomi is bloody intense
Author: 0 First poster of Sanjay Dutt's Bhoomi is bloody intense

Producer Bhushan Kumar adds, "This poster is just a slice of the magic of Sanjay Dutt and the intensity of his role in Bhoomi ". A close shot of bearded Sanjay Dutt who has blood and soil smeared on his face, seems to be in the middle of some fight.

Industry Here's the first high-res render of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active
Author: 0 Here's the first high-res render of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

The device comes loaded with IP68 making it water and dust resistant and it will also sport MIL-STD 810G standard for a military-grade body as well . Proudly boasting the world's very first Infinity screen, the Galaxy S8 also holds an exceptional front-facing 8MP camera with a rear-facing camera that shoots in vivid 4k.

Author: 0 WhatsApp & Instagram Stories now have more users than Snapchat

Last year, WhatsApp hit the one billion mark of active users every month and on Wednesday, the company announced having hit the mark of a billion active users every day on their platform. WhatsApp shared the daily active user numbers in a blogpost along with other metrics showing how people use the app following Facebook's Q2 2017 earnings yesterday.

Industry Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Official Trailer Released
Author: 0 Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Official Trailer Released

The game takes place in the Viking version of Hell. Ninja Theory is behind this project. "From the makers of Heavenly Sword, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West , and DmC: Devil May Cry , comes a warrior's brutal journey into myth and madness".

Industry Galaxy Note 8 could be a multimedia powerhouse
Author: 0 Galaxy Note 8 could be a multimedia powerhouse

Prior to this, a recent leak has thrown light on detailed specsheet of the device along with press renders. The S8's 2960 x 1440-pixel resolution and 567 pixels-per-inch pixel density trumps the iPhone 7's resolution of 1334 x 750 pixels and pixel density of 326 pixels per inch.

Industry Dragon Quest XI is coming to the West in 2018
Author: 0 Dragon Quest XI is coming to the West in 2018

A special video by famed game designer Yuji Horii has been posted on Square Enix's official YouTube page, giving viewers a glimpse into the games development and localization process. Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age is being worked on character art Akira Toriyama with music from composer Koichi Sugiyama. Thanks to the power of modern consoles, Dragon Quest XI will deliver a title that utilizes the latest and greatest in graphics technology, which should help elevate the highly ...

Industry House of reps agree to Devolution of powers
Author: 0 House of reps agree to Devolution of powers

Meanwhile, the House of Representatives have embarked on a comprehensive amendment of the Nigerian constitution. Other sections of the fourth amendment of the 1999 Constitution being ammended include the Bill on Financial autonomy of state legislature, Bill to abrogate state joint local government accounts, Bill to strengthen local government administration, Bill for timely passage of bills on the matter of Presidential assent, among others.

Industry Apple gets approval for 5G trials in the US
Author: 0 Apple gets approval for 5G trials in the US

In addition, their attempts to create 5G network make AT&T and Verizon. The tech is now being tested by United States mobile carriers, Facebook and Google , among other interested parties. Nonetheless, the 5G standard is still undeveloped and not thoroughly tested, even though some carriers began field-testing some time ago. It makes sense for Apple to join them, given the huge impact it could have on upcoming iPhones.

Industry Started trial production of the iPhone 8
Author: 0 Started trial production of the iPhone 8

The year 2017 will mark the tenth anniversary of the iPhone for Apple , which makes iPhone 8 a special edition device for the company. While earlier reports hinted iPhone 8 to hit the production firm in November, the latest tweet of Benjamin Geskin has completely denied it and claimed that iPhone 8 would be ramped up in August, a month earlier than the usual new iPhone manufacture timelines.

Industry Google Uncovers Highly Targeted Spyware
Author: 0 Google Uncovers Highly Targeted Spyware "Lipizzan"

According to the post, Google security researchers stumbled across Lipizzan while they were investigating another form spyware called Chrysaor. The apps and developers of the apps have been blocked by the company from the Android ecosystem and the devices infected have been notified by Google Play Protect .

Industry Samsung Was No. 1 in Chip Sales in Q2
Author: 0 Samsung Was No. 1 in Chip Sales in Q2

The bumper profits also come amid the ongoing criminal trial of Samsung's de facto leader Jay Y. Lee. The device comes loaded with IP68 making it water and dust resistant and it will also sport MIL-STD 810G standard for a military-grade body as well .

Industry Samsung Said To Eye Major Expansion For Samsung Pay
Author: 0 Samsung Said To Eye Major Expansion For Samsung Pay

Previously, the Samsung pay service was restricted to some of the flagship devices like Galaxy S8 and further, the company introduces a stripped down version of the service known as Samsung Pay Mini which was featured in company's mid-range handset like Galaxy J7 Pro and Galaxy J7 Max .

Author: 0 Samsung may bring Samsung Pay to other high-end phones

Samsung has recently broadened availability of Samsung Pay to more mid-range devices in the Galaxy range in a bid to extend availability of Samsung Pay . Opening Samsung Pay to other phones could give Samsung a larger slice of the global mobile payment market, which is worth an estimated $780 billion (£595 billion/AU$980 billion) with millions of users worldwide .

Author: 0 Samsung Quarterly Profit Reaches Record High

Keeping this factor in mind, a strong possibility exists that Samsung want to leave no stone unturned to market the Galaxy Note 8 and cash-in on its success. Samsung originally introduced 4GB of RAM on the Galaxy Note 5 in 2015. It sounds like Samsung is expecting lower sales for both its flagships in the coming quarter.

Industry Al-Qaeda names militant leader Zakir Musa as its commander in Kashmir
Author: 0 Al-Qaeda names militant leader Zakir Musa as its commander in Kashmir

The official media outlet of Ansar Ghazwat-Ul-Hind has been named Al Hurr, and it will be responsible for all the statements and other published material released by the outfit. Musa disassociated himself from Hizbul Mujahideen in May. The appointment of Zakir Musa as head of the new group represents the first time militants linked to al-Qaida have operated openly in Kashmir, site of a decades-long separatist insurgency and the only Muslim-majority region under Indian control.

Industry Three militants killed as army foils infiltration bid in Gurez
Author: 0 Three militants killed as army foils infiltration bid in Gurez

As per the police, the joint team of Jammu and Kashmir police's Special Operations Group and Army's 62 Rashtriya Rifles was returning from Materbugh when they came under heavy firing by the terrorists. A search operation is underway to determine if there are any more infiltrators in the area. "Infiltration bid eliminated in Gurez Sector this morning".

Industry After Earnings Party: Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)
Author: 0 After Earnings Party: Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

Over the course of the prior three months, Amazon did $4.1 billion worth of cloud computing business, up 43% from year-ago levels, and turned $916 million of that into operating income - a 27% improvement in AWS profits. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) or 709 shares. First Interstate Financial Bank holds 0.55% or 3,705 shares. Naples Global Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Amazon .com by 0.3% in the first quarter.

Industry Pharmaceutical company Celgene settles suit for $280 million
Author: 0 Pharmaceutical company Celgene settles suit for $280 million

It also said the company paid kickbacks to doctors to prescribe the drugs. Cancer drugs are seen as more hard to pursue in so-called off-label marketing cases in part because oncologists often prescribe drugs for unapproved uses in an effort to combat a deadly and still mysterious disease.

Author: 0 AMD Ryzen 3 1200 & 1300x

And like all socket AM4 processors, Ryzen 3 is multiplier-unlocked to provide even more performance to users who appreciate the freedom to overclock. It's an affordable option, which may leave many PC builders wondering: how well does it pair with a GPU for gaming? The packaging contains the CPU and a Ryzen 3 sticker in a plastic protective sleeve found inside a small black cardboard box, with the AMD warranty and mounting information pamphlet.

Industry Rolls Royce Phantom unveiled
Author: 0 Rolls Royce Phantom unveiled

The eighth-generation of the super limo has been officially launched during an online event this evening (27 July). It pretty much looks like the Rolls-Royce flagship you already know, but with a few new technological tricks up its sleeve. A 12.3-inch screen in front of the driver replaces traditional dials and delivers information such as navigation instructions. With the new Phantom, Rolls-Royce also introduces "The Gallery", in which they have reimagined the dashboard and instrument panel.

Industry WWE 2K18 Collector's Edition Featuring John Cena Revealed
Author: 0 WWE 2K18 Collector's Edition Featuring John Cena Revealed

WWE 2K18 is set to release later this year with Seth Rollins as the cover star, but this year's 2K Showcase will focus on the career of a SmackDown Superstar. Playable characters Batista and Rob Van Dam, both of whom were rivals of Cena. WWE 2K18 will release on October 17, 2017 on PS4 and Xbox One, as well as in Fall 2017 on Nintendo Switch.

Industry Funeral held for youngest victim of Manchester attack
Author: 0 Funeral held for youngest victim of Manchester attack

The eight-year-old from Lancashire had been at the venue with her mother Lisa and sister, Ashlee Bromwich, 26, who were both injured in the attack. "She wanted to be famous and I'd love to make her as famous as I possibly can". A video clip showed Saffie and a friend deep in concentration as they attempted to learn the lyrics to Ed Sheeran's Galway Girl. "All these wonderful things that this young girl has shared about growing up and enjoying life and making friends and making people happy".

Author: 0 Amazon Stock Drops Following Earnings Miss

NVIDIA" published on July 22, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: " Amazon: My Pre-Earnings Thoughts" with publication date: July 26, 2017. Baird upgraded shares of Amazon .com from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating in a research report on Monday, May 15th. A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation.

Industry Apple Discontinues iPod Shuffle and Nano
Author: 0 Apple Discontinues iPod Shuffle and Nano

Apple first introduced the iPod Shuffle and the iPod Nano in 2005 as complementary products to the more expensive legacy iPod. "Today, we are simplifying our iPod lineup with two models of iPod touch now with double the capacity starting at just $US199 and we are discontinuing the iPod shuffle and iPod nano", an Apple spokesperson told Business Insider in an email.

Author: 0 AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.7.2

Sasa Marinkovic, head of VR and software marketing at Sunnyvale, Calif. -based AMD , said in a press briefing that the new driver software has the AMD LiquidVR 360 software development kit to enable better 360-degree 4K video playback for VR apps, with HD resolution in each eye.