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Author: 0 Qualcomm Wants iPhones Banned In China, Files Lawsuit

The long, drawn-out legal fight between Apple and Qualcomm took a sharp turn last week when the chipmaker tried to get an injunction on iPhones being manufactured in China . Apple then claimed that Qualcomm had repeatedly been found "guilty of abusing their position" by industry officials in several countries. Apple is confident that the court decision will go in their favor.

Research Google Calendar for web just got a pretty new update
Author: 0 Google Calendar for web just got a pretty new update

Just click "Day" view and select the calendars you want to compare. Google Calendar is getting a makeover and some new enterprise-focused features. In a blog post that was recently published, Google officially announced the visual refresh and that it'll be rolling out to all users starting today.

Research Huawei Mate 10 Lite With Four Cameras Launched: Price, Specifications
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 10 Lite With Four Cameras Launched: Price, Specifications

In stock mode support HDR and marketing 112% coverage of the NTSC colour space. At the very end of this ad, Huawei boasts about the Mate 10 's AI capabilities, in other words, in indirectly talks about its new Kirin 970 flagship processor, and refers to the Mate 10 as the "Intelligent Machine".

Research Selena honored with her own Google Doodle
Author: 0 Selena honored with her own Google Doodle

I even sang Selena classics in talent shows across northeast Texas [photo evidence below, courtesy of my Mom]. As recognition grew, Selena released five further records before making her major label debut as part of Capital's EMI Latin line-up.

Author: 0 Garmin Speak is a tiny Amazon Echo Dot for your dashboard

Therein lies the beauty of having Alexa present in a Global Positioning System device-it can do more than just look up directions and tell drivers when to turn. Garmin's Speak can also be used for hands-free calling thanks to Sensory's TrulyHandsfree Alexa trigger. That means access to Alexa's skills as you drive, only this is in a tiny package that sticks to your windshield.

Research GM expands self-driving tests to Manhattan
Author: 0 GM expands self-driving tests to Manhattan

All vehicles will also have to comply with federal safety standards and all applicable New York State inspection standards, and a person holding a valid driver license must be present in the driver's seat at all times while it is operated on public highways.

Research Google's strongest security, for those who need it most
Author: 0 Google's strongest security, for those who need it most

We've been testing Advanced Protection for the last several weeks and learning from people like Andrew Ford Lyons, a Technologist at Internews, an global nonprofit organization that has supported the development of thousands of media outlets worldwide.

Research Google Maps to Remove Calorie Counter from iOS Apps
Author: 0 Google Maps to Remove Calorie Counter from iOS Apps

BuzzFeed News' Katie Notopoulos documented a new, short-lived Google Maps feature that would suggest walking to a given close-by destination while telling you how many calories the average human would burn doing so. Google said an average person burns 90 calories for every mile they walk, but doesn't clarify what an "average" person looks like. Critics also noted that preoccupation with calorie tracking is one of the hallmarks of anorexia nervosa, as well as other eating disorders.

Research Watch What Happens When You Spin A Fidget Spinner In Space
Author: 0 Watch What Happens When You Spin A Fidget Spinner In Space

The video features the astronauts overseas the International Space Station playing with the fidget spinner in zero gravity. In June, NASA spokesman Dan Huot told Mashable that the agency was considering taking a fidget spinner into space so they could put that theory into action.

Research Out of control Chinese space station visible over Oklahoma Tuesday evening
Author: 0 Out of control Chinese space station visible over Oklahoma Tuesday evening

Chinese officials told the United Nations in 2016 they had lost the ability to correct the station's altitude and expected it to plummet to the ground between October 2017 and April 2018. Tiangong-1 was launched in 2011 and was scheduled to orbit Earth and burn up in the air after completion of its mission. At this time, China's first addition to the core module was the Tiangong-2, which launched past year, appears to still be operating.

Research Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Confirmed
Author: 0 Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Confirmed

People will not have to wait much longer for the Nintendo Switch version of DOOM . Bethesda announced earlier today that the id Software-developed shooter is touching down on Nintendo's console/handheld hybrid on November 10 , bringing its unique brand of ultraviolence with it.

Research OnePlus 3 & OnePlus 3T Android Oreo OxygenOS Open Beta Begins
Author: 0 OnePlus 3 & OnePlus 3T Android Oreo OxygenOS Open Beta Begins

Make sure to check out our Android Oreo review to see what is new with the update, and while things might not look very different when compared to Nougat, there are more than enough tweaks and changes that help move the needle. Meanwhile, if you are part of the OpenBeta program you may have received an OTA update. Until then, you will have to enjoy the beta build on the older OnePlus 3/3T devices.

Research Street Fighter 5's Final Season 2 DLC Character Is Zeku
Author: 0 Street Fighter 5's Final Season 2 DLC Character Is Zeku

Nevertheless, the game's #Season 2 finally ends as Zeku is unveiled along with some unexpected surprises. Zeku taught Guy the art of Bushinryu , a style of ninjutsu Guy went on to master. Street Fighter 5's next, and last character for this season of DLC, is Zeku . Of the second wave DLC characters released so far, only Akuma has seen a decent amount of play in the Capcom Pro Tour.

Research Moto Green Pomelo Sporting 16 MP Selfie Camera Launched at ¥1599 (~$243)
Author: 0 Moto Green Pomelo Sporting 16 MP Selfie Camera Launched at ¥1599 (~$243)

We have earlier reported on Moto G5S and G5S Plus smartphones to unveil in the Chinese market (as mentioned here ). Powered by powered by 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor. In terms of optics, the Moto G5S features a 16-megapixel rear sensor with an f/2.0 aperture, Phase Detection AutoFocus (PDAF), an LED flash module and full-HD (1080p) video recording support.

Research Mysterious Planet is Possible to Exist
Author: 0 Mysterious Planet is Possible to Exist

The only danger Planet Nine poses is a self-imploding occurrence, but such an incident, if it were to occur, is over seven billion years away, The Sun reported. "It turns out that Planet Nine provides a natural avenue for their generation", said Dr. Batygin. Batygin said that the ninth planet would make the entire plane of our solar system unstable in future.

Research Fire warnings issued for East Bay, Peninsula, Monterey
Author: 0 Fire warnings issued for East Bay, Peninsula, Monterey

The NWS later extended its Red Flag Warning to high ridges and peaks in Monterey County and San Benito County, including the Santa Lucia Range above Big Sur's coast, as well as Pinnacles National Park. At least 21 people have died and more than 170,000 acres have burned in recent days in 22 major fires throughout the state, according to Cal Fire .

Author: 0 Humble bundles itself off in surprise sale to IGN

Seven years later, thanks to the generosity of over 10 million customers, we've now raised $106 million for charity. But a major change is coming to the distributor. IGN's executive VP Mitch Galbraith extended on these claims by telling Gamasutra that IGN has no plans to interfere with Humble Bundle's business, and that "the idea is just to feed them with the resources they need to keep doing what they're doing".

Author: 0 Vodafone India launches Rs

Vodafone prepaid customers will get 90GB for six months . Asked how the company's average revenue per user (billing rate) is likely to move going forward, Srikant said it was hard to predict as the company's most popular recharge plan will be withdrawn soon.

Research Reliance Industries' Q2 Earnings A Mixed Bag: 10 Key Takeaways
Author: 0 Reliance Industries' Q2 Earnings A Mixed Bag: 10 Key Takeaways

Noted that, the revenue did grow to a 24.9% year on year to Rs. 27,999 crores. Meanwhile, Reliance Industries' pre-tax profit from the mainstay refining sector was up 10.8 per cent at Rs 6,621 crore year-on-year but it fell 11.4 per cent when compared to Q1 earnings.

Research BJP not anti-women: Sushma Swaraj
Author: 0 BJP not anti-women: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday slammed the opposition for terming the BJP an "anti-women party" and said there are six women Cabinet Ministers in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government. You see women in the Congress all the time. "The BJP's thinking is that till women are silent they are good, when they start speaking up they try to shut them (women) up", Gandhi was quoted as saying by PTI.

Research Housing specialists respond to Clean Growth Strategy
Author: 0 Housing specialists respond to Clean Growth Strategy

Low-carbon innovation is at the heart of the government's approach, climate change and industry minister Claire Perry said in a written statement to parliament. The auction had also resulted in securing more than 3GW of renewable electricity to power up to 3.6 million homes. Bevan Jones, managing director of Sustainable Homes , said: "We also need to reduce the emissions created by heating our homes and businesses, which account for nearly a third of United Kingdom emissions ".

Author: 0 Tesla recalls 11000 Model X SUVs for seat issues

Tesla hasn't received any reports of this happening to Model X owners , but is issuing the recall based on its research. The Model offered for sale globally is a problem that prevents rear seats of X from locking properly, and that problem will leave passengers vulnerable at a possible accident.

Research Samsung Electronics CEO Resigns Due to 'Unprecedented Crisis'
Author: 0 Samsung Electronics CEO Resigns Due to 'Unprecedented Crisis'

While expressing concern that the company was "confronted with unprecedented crisis inside out", alluding to the conviction of its leader, Kwon said he hopes his resignation can be a good opportunity for the company to turn things around and make bold attempts at innovation.

Research Necrozma Gains New Forms, Z-Moves in Pokemon Ultra Sun, Moon
Author: 0 Necrozma Gains New Forms, Z-Moves in Pokemon Ultra Sun, Moon

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon are officially in the midst of their major pre-launch PR push. Earlier this week we brought you news from the latest issue of CoroCoro magazine regarding a few new Z-Moves and Rotom Dex capabilities. It's not clear yet whether the Rotom friendship will affect non-story encounters like the Battle Tree or online modes, but if it does, the combination of Z-Moves would mean a huge shake-up to the balance of the game.

Author: 0 Three die in skydiving accident in Australia

The solo skydiver was a "highly experienced instructor who had completed thousands of jumps", while the other two were a customer and another experienced instructor, it said in a statement . An eyewitness was quoted as saying: "You could see one chute was tangled and it wasn't opening". 'It wasn't good to watch. "Three people have died after sustaining injuries from a skydiving accident in Far North Queensland".