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Research Sonia writes to PM on women's reservation bill
Author: 0 Sonia writes to PM on women's reservation bill

Addressing a press conference here, the new Congress women's wing chief, Sushmita Dev, questioned the alleged delay by the government in ensuring the passage of the bill in the Lok Sabha. This comes at a time when there is speculation that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is planning to bring the Bill, possibly in a changed format, to try and woo the women's constituency.

Research Nokia 8 to Launch in India First High-End NOK Phone in Years
Author: 0 Nokia 8 to Launch in India First High-End NOK Phone in Years

The Nokia 8 , HMD Global's flagship Nokia phone, went on sale earlier this month in a number of markets. The invite says: "There are two sides to every story". HMD Global claims that the phone is recording surround in detail with the help of three high-dynamic range microphones, which is then encoded using Nokia Ozo audio algorithms.

Research James Corden Finally Addresses the Controversial Photo of Him Kissing Sean Spicer
Author: 0 James Corden Finally Addresses the Controversial Photo of Him Kissing Sean Spicer

James Corden has apologized for drunkenly kissing former White House press secretary Sean Spicer at the Emmys after-party. "Of course I do, absolutely", Spicer told the Times . He recited his infamous post-inauguration room statement, nearly word for word. Spicer went on to declare: 'This will be the largest audience to witness the Emmys , period, both in person and around the world, ' - in reference to his statement about January's presidential inauguration.

Research Daimler joins rush to add more North American auto plants
Author: 0 Daimler joins rush to add more North American auto plants

More than 600 new jobs will be created as part of the investment, which includes plans to build a facility in 2018 near the factory in Tuscaloosa to produce batteries for zero-emission vehicles, Daimler said on Thursday, confirming a Reuters story.

Research Sandberg 'disgusted' by anti-Semitic ad targeting on Facebook
Author: 0 Sandberg 'disgusted' by anti-Semitic ad targeting on Facebook

Every week seems to bring a new disaster for Facebook - not one that seems to affect its money-hoovering activities mind - and now it's the discovery by ProPublica that you can target the news feeds of over 2,000 people whose interests include "Jew hater" "How to burn jews" or "History of 'why jews ruin the world'".

Research Bose QuietComfort 35 II Headphones Announced with Google Assistant
Author: 0 Bose QuietComfort 35 II Headphones Announced with Google Assistant

Activating Google Assistant is handled by pressing and holding on the headphones' Action button. On the right ear-cup, you will notice buttons that adjust the volume and control general actions. Apart from this, the new Earbuds also support virtual voice assistant. They deliver the same industry-defining noise cancellation, audio performance, and up to 20 hours of battery life.

Research PS4 and Xbox One cross-play: Everything you need to know
Author: 0 PS4 and Xbox One cross-play: Everything you need to know

It's possible that these may have been old listings for games which were backwards compatible on the Xbox 360 as opposed to new backwards compatible games coming to Xbox One. The Xbox One X isn't set to launch until November 7th, so chances are that this won't be your last opportunity to secure a preorder. He has been part of the Xbox team since 2002, shortly after the debut of Microsoft's first console .

Research Google Is Buying Part of HTC's Mobile Business For $1.1 Billion
Author: 0 Google Is Buying Part of HTC's Mobile Business For $1.1 Billion

Google will also acquire a non-exclusive license for the intellectual property of HTC under the agreement. The agreement is expected to be approved and closed by early 2018. The partnership continued on as Google started the Nexus line of smartphones whose hardware was manufactured by different leading smartphone makers while Google provided the stock Android software.

Research IOS 11 Will Break A Lot Of Very Cool Apps
Author: 0 IOS 11 Will Break A Lot Of Very Cool Apps

Current FileWave customers can enjoy peace of mind knowing new or upgraded Apple devices will not only continue to operate without interruption, but that they can also leverage new Apple features and profiles with FileWave 12.3. This is also one of the biggest features coming to iOS 11 , and it is now available since iOS 11 officially released yesterday. This shows how much storage you have and what's using the most space.

Research Unity Announces Support For iOS 11 and ARKit
Author: 0 Unity Announces Support For iOS 11 and ARKit

If, like us, you downloaded iOS 11 as soon as it became available on Tuesday 19 September will most likely have noticed that same as we did a day later; battery life now sucks. Here is what you can do to get it on your devices. Plus, the new iOS can auto detect whether you are diving or not, based on your location and accelerometers.

Research Kiwi cyclist Linda Villumsen sixth in time trial at road world champs
Author: 0 Kiwi cyclist Linda Villumsen sixth in time trial at road world champs

Last year's champion Amber Neben of the United States could only manage 11th, while another Dutch rider - Ellen Van Dijk - second last year in Doha, was fifth. I thought the weather would disturb my race form, but I focussed on what I do'. Van Vleuten would take the lead as she came from a second behind at the first time check to pull clear as her effort continued.

Research Dumoulin tops Roglic, Froome for cycling time trial title
Author: 0 Dumoulin tops Roglic, Froome for cycling time trial title

Giro d' Italia champion Tom Dumoulin won the time trial world title on Wednesday, beating runner-up Primoz Roglic and Tour de France and Vuelta de Espana victor Chris Froome to cap a remarkable season. The 27-year-old adds his first rainbow jersey to a gold medal in the team time trial last Sunday with his trade team Sunweb, and rounds off a sensational year which saw him win his first Grand Tour at the Giro d'Italia in May.

Research Fortnite's PUBG-like Battle Royale mode is going free
Author: 0 Fortnite's PUBG-like Battle Royale mode is going free

Now, that appeal is set to grow exponentially thanks to Epic spinning Fortnite's Battle Royale out as a free, standalone download. No need to rush if you can't play as soon as Fortnite Battle Royale goes live for the public on September 26: Epic says it'll remain free-to-play, though you may be able to purchase some cosmetic items in the future.

Research OECD Maintains World Growth Outlook But Warns Recovery Is Weak
Author: 0 OECD Maintains World Growth Outlook But Warns Recovery Is Weak

Meanwhile, the organization's outlook for global economic growth was unchanged at 3.5 per cent for this year and up slightly at 3.7 per cent for 2018, compared with 3.6 per cent in its previous forecast. The prediction of 1pc growth for UK GDP in 2018, in this interim update of economic outlooks, would still constitute the lowest level of growth in the UK economy since 2009, during a recession.

Research Will You Wear Alexa? Amazon Glasses Could Arrive Soon
Author: 0 Will You Wear Alexa? Amazon Glasses Could Arrive Soon

The smart glasses would connect wirelessly to a smartphone, and bear traditional aesthetics that don't attempt to look overly futuristic ( Google Glass' futuristic design was somewhat alienating), according to the report. This would be independent from the arsenal of Echo devices Amazon has built up, although, as you might expect, would work in conjunction with the likes of the Amazon Echo Show in order to let you view the feed.

Research Fiat Chrysler recalls 443000 Ram pickups over fire concerns
Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler recalls 443000 Ram pickups over fire concerns

The action covers only trucks with 6.7-liter engines, according to FCA. Sort of ironic that a water pump can cause a fire, isn't it? FCA issued the recall after it was determined that the water pumps could overheat in certain conditions posing an engine-compartment fire.

Research Steam's going to fight review-bombing with…graphs
Author: 0 Steam's going to fight review-bombing with…graphs

He mentioned there was even a discussion to get rid of review scores all together, but instead chose to give users a way to see a "histogram", of user-reviews, or simply, an entire timeline of review scores. Are players no longer able to post reviews at all during that time? The personal opinions of the developers rarely, if ever, came into play. The histogram feature has been added to all games' pages as of today.

Research Hurricane Maria strengthens into Category 3 storm, targets US Virgin Islands
Author: 0 Hurricane Maria strengthens into Category 3 storm, targets US Virgin Islands

It was too early to say whether Maria might steer toward the US next week, including the Carolinas. Swells generated by Maria are affecting the Lesser Antilles. The government of the Netherlands has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for Saba and St. Eustatius. Maria may strike Puerto Rico on Wednesday. Meanwhile, Hurricane Jose is maintaining its intensity as it churns north, threatening "dangerous surf and rip currents" along the US East Coast in the next few days, the hurricane ...

Research Airtel, Voda, Idea to move court on IUC cut
Author: 0 Airtel, Voda, Idea to move court on IUC cut

TRAI said the new charges will be applicable from October 1. The latest move by TRAI is set to benefit Jio the most, however, it has come as a setback to the existing telecom operators including Airtel, Idea and Vodafone. The companies have, however, been countered equally aggressively by Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio, a company that heralded the new dirt-cheap tariff regime September previous year when it launched its services with life-time free voice calling and very-low data tariffs.

Research Gmail Turns Addresses And Phone Numbers Into Links In The New Update
Author: 0 Gmail Turns Addresses And Phone Numbers Into Links In The New Update

In a small victory for users, Google has announced that Gmail has received a new update that will eliminate that cutting and pasting, helping to streamline your workflow. Google informed that address link will be directed to Google Maps and email address link will open a new compose window. Starting today, users with iPhones and iPads will also begin seeing new "People also view." reading suggestions at the bottom of online content viewed with the Google iOS app.

Research Mobile confirms deprioritization threshold will increase to 50GB on September 20
Author: 0 Mobile confirms deprioritization threshold will increase to 50GB on September 20

To lose these restrictions, Verizon , AT&T , and T-Mobile offer more premium unlimited tiers - though, of course, you'll have to fork over extra cash. By my count, this is the third such increase this year alone. When your capped data bucket runs dry, you are knocked down to 2G speeds. All the carriers use some form of deprioritization limit on their networks.

Research Amazon has a new Fire HD tablet for $150
Author: 0 Amazon has a new Fire HD tablet for $150

The previous HD 10, released in 2015, was significantly more expensive ($230) than the newer model, and many reviewers complained about its slow performance and underwhelming display quality. Incredible reliability-As measured in tumble tests, Fire HD 10 is more durable than the latest iPad Pro 10 .5"-and costs hundreds of dollars less".

Research Intel And Google Have Been Collaborating On Autonomous Systems For 8 Years
Author: 0 Intel And Google Have Been Collaborating On Autonomous Systems For 8 Years

Waymo has partnerships with Chrysler , the vehicle rental firm Avis and the Left ride-sharing service, the site says, while Intel has bought the driving technology company Mobileye and allied itsefl with BMW and the Fiat group. The announcement marked the first time Waymo has acknowledged a collaboration with a supplier. Waymo , which has developed its own sensors, is not using the autonomous vision system created by Mobileye .

Research Call of Duty: WWII Official Story Trailer Revealed
Author: 0 Call of Duty: WWII Official Story Trailer Revealed

If that meant going for a Band of Brothers type of approach towards the story mode, the new trailer succeeds in nailing that particular tone. In day three, we'll get to better know the allies we'll be working with in the story, which will likely show more of the global cast also teased in the first trailer.

Author: 0 Nintendo has hidden NES classic Golf in every Nintendo Switch

As of right now, it's possible to get the game - named " Flog " in the system's files - working, this is only via unofficial means. Previous generations of Nintendo hardware had downloadable versions of classic games that fans could buy for a few bucks, joyously taking up just a little space on their hard drive.

Research Sushma arrives in NY for UNGA session
Author: 0 Sushma arrives in NY for UNGA session

The Ministry of External Affairs statement on the meeting that was held on Tuesday on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in NY said, "The Ministers emphasized the need for ensuring freedom of navigation, respect for worldwide law and peaceful resolution of disputes".