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Industry Binge-watching is killing traditional must
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On-demand and streaming services like Netflix, Amazon Prime and Now TV were found to be "mainly complementary" to traditional pay TV platforms with 74% of subscribers to these services also taking a pay TV subscription. Telly watching is increasingly a solo activity, with two in five viewing programmes alone every day and nine in ten doing it once a week, the regulator's annual Communication Market Report discovered.

Industry Is Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) a good buy?
Author: 0 Is Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) a good buy?

Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc acquired 11,930 shares as Hollyfrontier Corp (HFC)'s stock declined 11.80%. Focused Invsts Limited Liability owns 2.00M shares. Institutional investors own 30.12% of the company's stock. Marathon Asset Llp has invested 1.54% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) previously released its fiscal periodic earnings information on Early Thur, May 18th.

Industry Coolpad launches 'Note 5 Lite C' at Rs 7777
Author: 0 Coolpad launches 'Note 5 Lite C' at Rs 7777

Talking about its software front, the Coolpad Note 5 Lite C runs company's proprietary Cool custom UI skin, based on Google's latest Android 7.1 Nougat operating system. On the camera front, the device sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with autofocus, f/2.4 aperture and LED flash coupled with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture as well.

Industry AI is now handling all of Facebook's translations
Author: 0 AI is now handling all of Facebook's translations

The big difference between the old system and the new one is the attention span. "One of the main drawbacks of phrase-based systems is that they break down sentences into individual words or phrases, and, thus, when producing translations, they can consider only several words at a time", the researchers said.

Industry PC fans get reward for long beta wait
Author: 0 PC fans get reward for long beta wait

However, PC owners will get one thing that their console counterparts missed out on. However, PC players will be able to get their hands on a brand new Control map Javelin-4. Bungie went into detail about what the developer plans to achieve throughout the PC beta. Nevertheless, these tweaks include more Power ammo spawns and a faster charge rate for Supers.

Industry New Information On Pixel 2 And Pixel 2 XL Surfaces
Author: 0 New Information On Pixel 2 And Pixel 2 XL Surfaces

According to new reports, the flagship smartphones will join the likes of the iPhone 7 and the Moto Z2 Force as major smartphones that ditched the headphone jack. Now, that's all well and good, and you can take a look at the photos below, but we couldn't help but notice a headphone jack cutout on the black case.

Industry Unlocked ASUS ZenFone AR launches at Amazon
Author: 0 Unlocked ASUS ZenFone AR launches at Amazon

This unlocked version of the ASUS ZenFone AR is compatible with GSM networks like AT&T, T-Mobile, and their MVNOs in the U.S. Amazon says that it doesn't support CDMA networks like Verizon, Sprint, and U.S. It was also really slow-the Snapdragon 652 and 4GB of RAM weren't almost up to the task of running the extremely power-hungry Tango apps. The device comes with a microSD card slot for extra storage.

Industry Google is Cracking Down on Poor Android Apps, Finally!
Author: 0 Google is Cracking Down on Poor Android Apps, Finally!

Although the rating system has been in place for years, it's only now that Google has begun the crackdown on apps that are performing badly and don't offer much of a user experience, so to say. Google will make use of parameters like "performance data, user engagement and ratings" to create "quality signals" for apps which will affect their ranking on category app listings as well as search.

Industry For Honor gets the Highlander and the Gladiator this month
Author: 0 For Honor gets the Highlander and the Gladiator this month

Developed by Ubisoft Montreal in collaboration with other Ubisoft studios, * For Honor offers an engaging campaign and thrilling multiplayer modes. The maps and gameplay updates will be free to all players, but the characters will first be available to those who bought For Honor's season pass.

Industry BMW 320d Edition Sport launched at Rs 38.6 lakh
Author: 0 BMW 320d Edition Sport launched at Rs 38.6 lakh

The 2017 BMW 320d Edition Sport is powered by a 4-cylinder diesel motor that makes 190PS and generates a maximum torque of 400Nm at 1,750-2,500rpm. In typical BMW style, the cockpit is angled towards the driver to put all controls within reach and facilitate intuitive driving.

Industry Sensex, Nifty close down, banks, auto stocks slip
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty close down, banks, auto stocks slip

Similaly, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) of the BSE closed at a fresh high of 32,575.17 points - up 60.23 points, or 0.19 per cent, from its previous close of 32,514.94 points. Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) net purchased shares worth Rs 473.72 crore yesterday, as per provisional data. In the wake of volatility, it will be crucial that the markets hold on to the psychological marks.

Industry New Sonic Mania trailer highlights special stages and more
Author: 0 New Sonic Mania trailer highlights special stages and more

Sonic Mania is a collaboration between Headcannon, PagodaWest Games, SEGA, and Christian Whitehead offering new levels and updated favorites based on the iconic 2D Sonic the Hedgehog games. Time Attack is a new mode in Sonic Mania . Once you've completed a stage in the regular game, it'll unlock in Time Attack , which plops an adorable gate doohickey at the beginning and end of the level.

Industry Download Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Stock Wallpapers
Author: 0 Download Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Stock Wallpapers

About a dozen smartphones will be getting Daydream VR support towards the end of this year. But it appears like there are more devices in the offing, and one of them is the Galaxy C7 (2017). The site still hasn't been changed at the time of publishing. It is hoped to restore the trust of customers to the company. A release date has not been confirmed.

Industry Pele, Ronaldo and Maradona coming to Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 Ultimate Team
Author: 0 Pele, Ronaldo and Maradona coming to Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 Ultimate Team

But Tuesday's event revealed they would be joined not just by Ronaldinho but by Premier League legends Peter Schmeichel , Patrick Vieira , Rio Ferdinand, Jay-Jay Okocha and Michael Owen , as well as Dutch hero Ruud Gullit , Real Madrid star Roberto Carlos , former Barcelona skipper Carles Puyol , Italian World Cup victor Alessandro Del Piero and multiple league title victor Deco .

Industry New AI Can Retouch Your Photos Before Capture
Author: 0 New AI Can Retouch Your Photos Before Capture

The machine-learning system works to analyze data from a series of training tasks that it takes, with each task representing thousands of unprocessed photos paired with retouched images. Google hasn't said whether it's actively working on - or even considering - an app or feature that makes use of this photography breakthrough, but it's safe to assume they're not just doing all of this work for the fun of it.

Industry Facebook to Roll Out Fact-Checking, Relates Posts to Fight Fake News
Author: 0 Facebook to Roll Out Fact-Checking, Relates Posts to Fight Fake News

CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company is focusing more on offering users a wider variety of information and perspectives on stories - putting less emphasis on outright bans on misinformation. In addition to the efforts on the website, Facebook and WhatsApp are placing educational notices in some of Kenya's national newspapers and adverting on radio stations with 10 tips on how to identify fake news stories.

Industry Grand Theft Online just had its best money-making quarter ever
Author: 0 Grand Theft Online just had its best money-making quarter ever

The NASA research team ferreted out the residue of alien spaceship parts dispersed all over the state of San Andreas . Now, it is up to the " GTA V " realm to ensure these despicable aliens do not descend upon our earth by taking them out even before they come to the fore, Sollaholla continues.

Industry Los Angeles to host 2028 Summer Olympics
Author: 0 Los Angeles to host 2028 Summer Olympics

PDT (0000 GMT). Their recommendation will now be rubber-stamped by the membership at another IOC Session in Lima on September 13. The two cities were the only ones left in the race for 2024 after Budapest, Hamburg and Rome withdrew. L.A. previously hosted the Games in 1932 and 1984. That figure takes into account the estimated value of existing sponsor agreements that would be renewed, as well as potential new marketing deals.

Industry Friday the 13th Physical Edition Release Date Revealed
Author: 0 Friday the 13th Physical Edition Release Date Revealed

You can read the full interview here to find out what else Keltner had to say about the launch of the game . Possibly, these new kills will be included in the upcoming single player mode. With the physical copy of Friday the 13th coming on October 13 (no surprise with that being Friday the 13th ), it's possible the developer is planning to release the new content sometime around that date.

Industry Take-Two Interactive Pushes Away Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Questions
Author: 0 Take-Two Interactive Pushes Away Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Questions

That being said, they see the PC market as "vibrant", a "great", "big", and "core" market. It's a great market. This statement came from Strauss Zelnick on July 25, and today their earnings drop another strong indication that GTA Online is here to stay and there is a possibility that the same model will get implemented in the future Rockstar Games ( Red Dead Redemption 2 and others).

Industry Sony develops magnetic tape that can store 20 times more data
Author: 0 Sony develops magnetic tape that can store 20 times more data

Magnetic tape, once common in households in the form of videotape and audio tape, have seen a resurgence in recent years as a low-cost and low-energy data storage alternative for long periods. IBM's new read head, which appears to be a 48nm-wide tunnelling magneto-resistive head that would usually be found in a hard disk drive. Over the 60 years ago, tape drives have invented and have traditionally used for archiving tax documents and health care records.

Industry Moto G5S and Moto G5S Plus may launch in India this Diwali
Author: 0 Moto G5S and Moto G5S Plus may launch in India this Diwali

Starting this month, the phones will become available in several countries all over the world. As far as recommended pricing goes, all we know is the unlocked SKU, with no catches, "lockscreen offers" or other strings attached, shall set you back $180.

Industry How Have International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Earnings Outlook Changed?
Author: 0 How Have International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Earnings Outlook Changed?

A month ago, they told us to expect earnings of US$5.23 per share while three months ago their EPS consensus estimate was US$5.21. About 68 shares traded. Goldman Sachs has "Neutral" rating and $150 target. Since February 7, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 2 insider sales for $732,394 activity. OWENS JAMES W had bought 1,718 shares worth $263,180.

Industry Huawei came really close to selling as many phones as Apple
Author: 0 Huawei came really close to selling as many phones as Apple

Hinting that the popularity of the latest flagship remains undiminished, Samsung's mobile division chief Koh Dong-jin said in a media event in Taiwan in July that the cumulative sales of the S8 is 15 percent higher than that of the preceding Galaxy S7 within three months since the March 11 release past year.

Industry Samsung officially launches the Flip phone in China
Author: 0 Samsung officially launches the Flip phone in China

It was only a couple of days ago when we reported on two separate leaks that showed off a new Android flip phone from Samsung. That includes a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, 4GB RAM, and 64GB storage. Since the phone is packed with an advance technology feature, it also supports Wireless Charging. It comes preloaded with apps like Samsung Pay and S Voice in addition to Microsoft utilities like Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Industry Strong iPad and Watch sales help boost Apple's revenue by 7%
Author: 0 Strong iPad and Watch sales help boost Apple's revenue by 7%

During the same quarter a year ago, Apple was able to sell some 9.95 million iPads. Also , mobile game devs eyeing the Chinese market should know that Apple's quarterly revenues were up year-over-year in all regions except China, where they actually fell 10 percent.

Industry The iPhone 8's Release Date May Have Leaked Via Apple's Financials
Author: 0 The iPhone 8's Release Date May Have Leaked Via Apple's Financials

Apple investors have phones on the brain ahead of the iPhone 8 launch later this year, but they got a pleasant surprise on the iPad front in the company's latest financial results . Cook expressed his excitement for iPads going forward, referencing the iPad launch the company held at the end of March, along with the announcement of the iPad Pro in June.

Industry HBO hackers 'stole Curb Your Enthusiasm episodes, not emails'
Author: 0 HBO hackers 'stole Curb Your Enthusiasm episodes, not emails'

On 2 August, Hack Read reported that a file on the WinterLeak website called "Viviane Passwords" contained data that may be associated to HBO's vice president of legal affairs Viviane Eisenberg. By comparison, the print content stored in the Library of Congress is around 10 terabytes. This hack could potentially cost Time Warner billions if it turns out to be as bad as experts think, THR said.