• Qualcomm accuses Apple of sharing 'unprecedented access' to chip code with Intel
Qualcomm accuses Apple of sharing 'unprecedented access' to chip code with Intel

The dominant chipmaker filed a lawsuit in a California state court claiming Apple broke a contract when it emailed Qualcomm asking for "highly confidential" information about how its chips work in devices that run an unnamed carrier's network.

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  • Long queues outside Apple stores ahead of iPhone X launch
Long queues outside Apple stores ahead of iPhone X launch

Including pre-orders running off-charts, and the situation recommends that Apple die-hards will have to expect hard ere they can go their fingers on an iPhone X. Apple must also be improving its margins because the associated revenue increase was a whopping 25 percent and up 28 percent from the previous quarter.

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  • Sony brings back Aibo, teaches old dog new tricks
Sony brings back Aibo, teaches old dog new tricks

In a news briefing to introduce AIBO , Sony's Chief Executive Officer Kazuo Hirai said "It was a hard decision to stop the project in 2006, but we continued development in AI and robotics". Aibo , meaning partner in Japanese (but which neatly also stands for AI bot), had new models released every year until 2005. With sensing and AI technologies...

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  • IPhone X vs iPhone 6s Plus - What's The Difference?
IPhone X vs iPhone 6s Plus - What's The Difference?

Many analysts have predicted the 11th-generation iPhones will spur a "supercycle" of upgrade activity among iPhone users who have stretched the life of their current devices, waiting for a phone worthy of an upgrade. Another major sacrifice/compensation is the lack of a home button on the iPhone X. To accommodate the full screen of iPhone X, ...

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  • Twitter Admits It Accidentally Inflated User Growth For Three Years
Twitter Admits It Accidentally Inflated User Growth For Three Years

Shares of the social platform have rocketed up almost 15 percent in early morning trading on Thursday, after the company hinted at imminent profits in its third quarter earnings report - despite announcing it had been miscalculating its MAUs by millions.

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  • Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Q1 2018 Earnings Top Expectations
Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Q1 2018 Earnings Top Expectations

On average, 25 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected earnings of $0.72 per share for the quarter. Year-to-date, MSFT has gained 29.21%, versus a 16.08% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period. Microsoft's stock was up about 2 percent at $80.25 in after-hours trading. Another strong point was Microsoft's Surface hardwa...

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  • Google and Cisco Strike Cloud Partnership
Google and Cisco Strike Cloud Partnership

The trend of companies and consumers opting to access computing power as services hosted online, instead of owning and maintaining their own software, has led to booming growth for Amazon Web Services and Microsoft's Azure offerings. Since Kubernetes is largely program and OS-agnostic, users can customize their workflow and toolset to their heart...

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  • Original Xbox Backward Compatibility Games Surface In Microsoft Store
Original Xbox Backward Compatibility Games Surface In Microsoft Store

The announcement says that these select titles will run at higher resolutions, 9X the original pixel count as well as expanded color details. Microsoft announced at E3 2017 that original Xbox games are coming to the Xbox One backward compatibility program .

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  • Destiny 2's Trials of the Nine event postponed for two weeks
Destiny 2's Trials of the Nine event postponed for two weeks

As far as what else is coming, according to the chart below, Nightfall Normal Mode, Nightfall Prestige Mode and Nightfall Guided Games will all be available at the same time as the game on October 24. The raid will start a week after the release date, which should give ample time for them to level up a lot. And, seeing how the world's first...

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  • Alicia Keys is returning to
Alicia Keys is returning to "The Voice" next season

The last time Alicia was a coach, in season 12, her contestant won. The announcement was made in a video featuring Kelly Clarkson opening a door to reveal the fourth coach for Season 14. Are you disappointed that neither Miley or Jennifer Hudson will be back for season 14? NBC's popular talent show is gearing up for a new season a...

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  • Facebook buys viral teen app tbh
Facebook buys viral teen app tbh

As for what tbh does, it's basically a polling app filled with good-natured multiple-choice questions. Poll winners receive the poll results as compliments, consistent with the app's strapline: "See who likes you". On its acquisition, tbh said, "We were compelled by the ways they could help us realize tbh's vision and bring it to more people". ...

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  • Micromax Launches Bharat-1 4G Feature Phone With BSNL At Rs 2200
Micromax Launches Bharat-1 4G Feature Phone With BSNL At Rs 2200

Users can experience enjoy "unlimited calling" and "internet services" at Rs 97 every month. In the Indian telecom industry, the "disruptive" entry of Reliance Jio is a great momentum behind the new-age telecom price war. Furthermore, Micromax also added that the company is looking to sell more than six million smartphones under its Bharat seri...

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  • Facebook introduces a new food ordering feature
Facebook introduces a new food ordering feature

To use the feature, you can either go to a restaurant's Facebook page and click "Start Order" or click the "Order Food" option in the homepage Explore menu and peruse what's available to you. You can message the restaurants using the desktop version. For example, if you choose a restaurant and they are offering delivery services through Delivery....

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  • A Large Hole Seems To Have Formed In The Antarctic Sea Ice
A Large Hole Seems To Have Formed In The Antarctic Sea Ice

Now, a massive hole the size of Lake Superior has appeared many miles inland from where the ice meets the ocean, and scientists have little concrete explanation as to why it's there. Ice scientists aren't sure what's going on, but they're all talking about it . Torge Martin who is a meteorologist and climate modeller at the Helmholtz Centre told...

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  • Tesla voluntary recalls 11000 Model X SUVs worldwide
Tesla voluntary recalls 11000 Model X SUVs worldwide

Tesla informed that fixing the issue would not need more than 10 minutes. Repairs of the seats will be undertaken by Tesla's new mobile service. The company issued notices to 90,000 Model S sedan owners for possible seatblet defects back in 2015, another for 2,700 Model X SUVs in 2016 for a third-row seat problem, and one for 53,000 S and...

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  • Amazon's Alexa gains the ability to identify people from their voices
Amazon's Alexa gains the ability to identify people from their voices

From there, your voice is stored in the cloud, meaning it will apply to all your Alexa enabled devices . To teach Alexa your voice, you need to have the latest app version (even then, Artem isn't seeing it yet, so it could be a slow rollout), and head over to Settings - Accounts - Your Voice, tap on your profile name, and then Begin ....

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  • Overwatch Halloween Terror 2017 Starts Today!
Overwatch Halloween Terror 2017 Starts Today!

New skins, like Symmetra's Dragon skin, remain at typical 3x prices, 3000 credits for a new legendary skin . A leaderboard is included for Endless Night to "commemorate those who last the longest in their fight against the evil doctor".

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  • Watch This 11-Year-Old Girl's Reaction To Long-Awaited Adoption News
Watch This 11-Year-Old Girl's Reaction To Long-Awaited Adoption News

She knew she would want to know right away because she had been so anxious. Tannah spent the last two years wishing the judge would make her foster parents her forever parents. Alexander said the moment was a bright spot on an otherwise somber day - the video took place the day after the mass shooting in Las Vegas. "I've been overwhelmed that...

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  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 First Impressions: More than just a stunning design
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 First Impressions: More than just a stunning design

The highlights of this phone is its 5.99-inch (2160 × 1080 pixels) Full HD Display with 18:9 aspect ratio compared to the 17:7 available on the Mi Mix . Mi Mix 2 offers more real estate in a compact form factor. Given that most of the users give special attention to the top of the phone, this design change is a welcome move.

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  • Mike Pence: Trump-Led National Space Council Going To 'Mars And Beyond'
Mike Pence: Trump-Led National Space Council Going To 'Mars And Beyond'

During one of these visits he gave a speech at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida in which he called for further space exploration and said that the United States is at " the dawn of a new era of space exploration ". From there, we will turn our attention back toward our celestial neighbors. "And from the foundation of the moon, America will be ...

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  • Google just revealed a $49 answer to Amazon's Echo Dot
Google just revealed a $49 answer to Amazon's Echo Dot

The Pixel 2 XL will start at $849. Unsurprisingly, the latest version of Android - 8.0 Oreo - comes pre-loaded on the Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2. According to Google , it can produce 20 times more powerful sound compared to Google Home and, due to its special design with a magnetic stand, it can be used both horizontally and vertically.

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  • Scientists who developed method to visualize biomolecules win Nobel Prize in chemistry
Scientists who developed method to visualize biomolecules win Nobel Prize in chemistry

Joachim Frank demonstrated that potential to NSF in 1984, when the agency helped him acquire a high-resolution electron microscope for 3-D reconstruction, and then continued to support his development of new applications for the technology over the following decades.

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  • Instagram's New Feature Lets You Poll Your Followers
Instagram's New Feature Lets You Poll Your Followers

The new "poll" stickers allow users to add two-option queries to their Stories. Friends and followers who see the poll in Stories will be able to tap on a choice to vote. Move the droplet around to select a color in the photo that you want to apply to your paintbrush or text. One of the more subtle features Instagram added to the app Tuesday is t...

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  • Ford, GM US September Sales Jump; Chrysler Sales Declines
Ford, GM US September Sales Jump; Chrysler Sales Declines

The Country Club Trust Company holds 179,985 shares with $13.05 million value , up from 126,828 last quarter. About 1,210 shares traded. This ratio is calculated by dividing the current share price by the book value per share. The 50 day moving average was up $1.02 or +9.05% and the 200 day average moved up $1.07. Systematic LP has 0.03% investe...

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  • Nobel Prize for Physics awarded to gravitational wave pioneers
Nobel Prize for Physics awarded to gravitational wave pioneers

Gravitational waves were predicted by Albert Einstein a century ago as part of his theory of general relativity, but he thought they might be too weak to be detected. Professor. "LIGO's history-making work has given us new insight into our universe". " Gravitational waves , which rythmically stretch and squeeze space, change tone as their mess...

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  • Google's Top Stories Promoted Misinformation About The Las Vegas Shooting From 4Chan
Google's Top Stories Promoted Misinformation About The Las Vegas Shooting From 4Chan

A rush to quicker judgment might be a hallmark of the 24-hour cable news cycle or online reporting in general, but marketers do not want their ads appearing next to fake or otherwise inflammatory news, as that lack of credibility can be infectious and extend to the brand.

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  • Google ends policy allowing access to paywall content
Google ends policy allowing access to paywall content

Google announced on Monday new steps to help struggling news organisations - including an end to a longstanding "first click free" (FCF) policy to generate fresh revenues for publishers hurt by the shift from print to digital. The change follows "months-long experiments" with both the New York Times and Financial Times , he added, both of w...

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  • Canada unveils vision for the arts; Netflix makes investment
Canada unveils vision for the arts; Netflix makes investment

As part of a deal with Ottawa, Netflix will open its first production company outside of the United States in this country, while avoiding minimum Canadian content regulations and paying into a government arts fund. Some people within the industry as well as the political sphere would have preferred to see Canada impose a " Netflix tax", as Fr...

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  • Worldwide flight delays caused by glitchy check-in system
Worldwide flight delays caused by glitchy check-in system

Gatwick said that systems were only down for two minutes with some airlines reporting problems. Virgin Australia has not been affected, as it uses a different check-in system. Today's outage, by contrast, has seemingly affected airports and airlines on at least four different continents. In a Facebook post, Changi Airport said the check-in proc...

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  • Pixel 2 XL to feature Stereo Speakers, Always Listening
Pixel 2 XL to feature Stereo Speakers, Always Listening "Music Recognition"

Now, most of those rumors have been corroborated by the XDA Developers website. The Nexus fan community is just too loyal for them to give up their daily drivers and to pay somewhere around $900 for the upcoming Pixel 2 XL . Those concerned about the privacy will have the option to disable this feature under Settings. The Pixel launcher on t...

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