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Industry Oh joy! Soon, Facebook will reveal what Russian propaganda you 'liked'
Author: 0 Oh joy! Soon, Facebook will reveal what Russian propaganda you 'liked'

Shortly after the election a year ago, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg downplayed the significance of the issue, referring to his platform helping manipulate the election as a "pretty insane idea". KitGuru Says: It's great that Facebook users will now have the option of unfollowing untrustworthy pages, however I am more interested in the steps it's taking to move forward instead of looking back.

Industry Cavaliers Protected LeBron James Against Pistons-Tyronn Lue Admits It Quietly
Author: 0 Cavaliers Protected LeBron James Against Pistons-Tyronn Lue Admits It Quietly

Whether that means he takes a few games off for rest in the middle of the season, or he has some lower minute performances, he just needs to play a little less. The Cavs, now riding a five-game win streak to improve to 10-7 after beginning the season just 3-5, were much more willing to talk about their recent string of success despite four rotation players - Tristan Thompson , Iman Shumpert , Derrick Rose and Isaiah Thomas - being out because of injury.

Industry Samsung's Galaxy S9 May Make an Appearance at CES 2018
Author: 0 Samsung's Galaxy S9 May Make an Appearance at CES 2018

The upcoming premium flagship is said to be due in January , earlier than usual maybe during CES , will have the same display size and shape as the S8 . The camera, on the other hand, will feature a dual lens setup patterned after the lens/sensor setup of the Galaxy Note 8 . Depending on market, the Samsung Galaxy S9 series should be powered by either Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 processor, or Samsung's own Exynos 9810 .

Industry Google Play Black Friday deals include four months of free Play Music
Author: 0 Google Play Black Friday deals include four months of free Play Music

Google has joined the ranks of retailers and carriers offering deals this Black Friday . Some of the more popular premium games will be ready for up to 80% discount. When you consider that Google Play Music also comes with a subscription to YouTube Red, this might be a deal worth taking advantage of. For movies and TV, Google is offering 50 percent off on any one movie to own as well as a 25 percent discount on a TV season, starting November 23.

Industry Researchers say these toys could pose hazards this holiday season
Author: 0 Researchers say these toys could pose hazards this holiday season

Federal Trade Commission because it may violate the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act . It said choking continues to be the number one hazard when it comes to children's toys . The Toy Association educates parents about choosing age-appropriate toys, and encourages parents to read all instructions and safety warnings on toy packaging and supervise their children at play.

Industry Hackers compromise accounts of 57 million Uber users
Author: 0 Hackers compromise accounts of 57 million Uber users

Bloomberg reported that the company paid the hackers US$100,000 to delete the information and keep quiet. The breach took place under the former chief executive, Travis Kalanick , who found out about it in November 2016. The perpetrators, who had breached the company by using stolen login credentials from its programmers, also agreed to erase the info. The attack occurred in October of 2016, and Uber learned of it a month later.

Industry Vivo V7 Launched in India: Everything you want to know
Author: 0 Vivo V7 Launched in India: Everything you want to know

The selfie-loving millennials will love the 24-megapixel front-facing camera . Vivo V7 will go on sale exclusively via Flipkart and the e-commerce giant is giving many offers Vivo phones. V7 is powered by a non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery . The phone runs on Android .1 Nougat with Funtouch 3.2 UI at the top of it. Vivo V7 has same design language which we have seen on V7 Plus.

Industry Honor 7X is coming to the U.S. soon
Author: 0 Honor 7X is coming to the U.S. soon

It's the successor Honor 6X . According to some reports , the Honor V10 is rumoured to carry a price tag of CNY 2,999 (approx Rs 29,500) and will look to take on the recently launched OnePlus 5T. There is also a wide-angle 8-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies. The device packs a decent 3,340mAh battery and ships with Android 7.0 Nougat with EMUI 5.1 skin on the top.

Industry Marvell Technology will buy rival chipmaker Cavium for $6 billion
Author: 0 Marvell Technology will buy rival chipmaker Cavium for $6 billion

A buyout of Cavium would give a boost to the networking ambitions of Marvell, which has clients such as network giants Cisco Systems Inc ( CSCO.O ) and Juniper Networks ( JNPR.N ). Earlier this month, chipmaker Qualcomm Inc rejected rival Broadcom Ltd's $103 billion takeover bid, one of the biggest ever in technology dealmaking, saying the offer undervalued the company and would face regulatory hurdles.

Industry Valkyria Chronicles 4 introduces Grenadier class
Author: 0 Valkyria Chronicles 4 introduces Grenadier class

Gaming major Sega has confirmed that Valkyria Chronicles 4 will be released for Xbox One , PS4 and Nintendo Switch . The game is set in the fictional year of 1350 EC, war has engulfed Europa due to the Second Europan War between the Atlantic Federation against the Empire's forces.

Industry Black Friday deals 'just cheap tricks'
Author: 0 Black Friday deals 'just cheap tricks'

Lowe's : Select Black Friday deals are available now. If you are interested in buying the new generation Matebook from Huawei's Black Friday Deals, following listings will help you out with it. Black Friday is the best time to find deeply discounted items across a wide range of product categories including toys, electronics, video games, apparel, appliances and more.

Industry Trump on UCLA players: 'I should have left them in jail!'
Author: 0 Trump on UCLA players: 'I should have left them in jail!'

They went to jail, but were released on bail, which is something that apparently indicated the Chinese authorities were taking a rather chill approach to all of this to begin with. "What was he over there for?" But, Lavar Ball later suggested in an ESPN interview that Trump had little to do with the matter. LaVar Ball , father of basketball player LiAngelo Ball and the owner of the Big Baller brand, pictured in Hong Kong on Tuesday.

Industry Chris Coleman leaves Wales role for Sunderland job
Author: 0 Chris Coleman leaves Wales role for Sunderland job

But the lead - only the second time Sunderland have been ahead at home in the league in 2017 - lasted just four minutes before Northern Ireland global George Saville struck a rapid brace to turn the match around. The former defender took charge in the wake of Gary Speed's death, but continued the good work done by his predecessor and secured qualification to Euro 2016, backed by key players like Bale, Aaron Ramsey and Joe Allen.

Industry Middle-Earth Shadow of War Has A Slew of Free DLC Incoming
Author: 0 Middle-Earth Shadow of War Has A Slew of Free DLC Incoming

It's an open world action role-playing game that continues the original narrative of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor . Shadow of War will receive five free content updates before the end of 2017. Enhanced Photo Mode - Every battle and siege can be captured and new filters, frames and textures can be applied with the Enhanced Photo Mode update.

Industry Sock stuns Zverev — ATP finals
Author: 0 Sock stuns Zverev — ATP finals

Dimitrov, playing the season finale for the first time, joins Group Boris Becker victor Roger Federer as the only unbeaten singles players, and the Bulgarian will fight for the champion berth against American Jack Sock on Saturday. At 3-0 in the second set, Goffin was digging his heels into the game. The Austrian continued to struggle in the second and Goffin took full advantage, breaking for a 2-1 lead.

Industry Toyota to sell EVs in China from '20
Author: 0 Toyota to sell EVs in China from '20

Japanese automakers Toyota Motor Corp. and Suzuki Motor Corp. on Friday said they had agreed to ally to introduce electric vehicles (EVs) in India by around 2020. For example, the Chinese-owned London Electric Vehicle Company is already selling the most environmentally friendly London taxi ever, with technology that could in the future be used in delivery vans and domestic cars , too.

Industry Mobile offers Black Friday BOGO deals on six Android smartphones
Author: 0 Mobile offers Black Friday BOGO deals on six Android smartphones

T-Mobile isn't discriminating against its current customers with this latest move, as both new and existing customers can take advantage of the "free" phone offer. If you're in the market for a new iPhone but aren't up for forking over $1,000 for the iPhone X, you can rest easy knowing that you have lots of other options.

Industry Google Maps Redesign Tweaks Color Scheme and Updates Map Modes
Author: 0 Google Maps Redesign Tweaks Color Scheme and Updates Map Modes

Pending direct Internet-to-brain interface, Google is initiating some changes in Google Maps to cut down on the time your eyes spend scanning the screen for relevant markers. The broad categories include Food and Drink, Shopping, Health, Entertainment/Leisure, Services, Civil Services/Worship, Outdoor, and Transport. The internet giant has promised to roll out this new Google Maps design to all Google products in the next few weeks, with Android Auto , Android, Google Assistant, Google ...

Industry HomePod Release Date Delayed: Apple Speaker Will Launch Next Year
Author: 0 HomePod Release Date Delayed: Apple Speaker Will Launch Next Year

Powered by Apple's Siri digital assistant, HomePod is priced starting at US$349, at the high end of the market, and is designed with high-quality audio to pair with the Apple Music subscription service. Instead of being available in December, it will ship early next year, the company told CNN Tech. The Homepod is a cylindrical smart speaker that features seven-speaker arrayu of tweeters, a four-inch subwoofer, and a six-microphone array.

Industry WADA refuses to reinstate Russia's Winter Olympics athletes
Author: 0 WADA refuses to reinstate Russia's Winter Olympics athletes

Technically, they have improved hugely since compliance was removed. " Such a decision from WADA is, without doubt, very unpleasant information, very unpleasant news ", Peskov said , TASS reported. "I guarantee RUSADA will be fully independent, it is a totally new organisation". "Please let us be compliant". Ganus said at a press conference on Thursday.

Industry Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro track auto revealed
Author: 0 Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro track auto revealed

The automaker predicts a top speed near 250 miles per hour, and the vehicle should also be able to handle cornering forces in excess of 3.3g.It will put out more power and torque than the road auto from its 6.5-liter Cosworth-built V-12 engine combined with hybrid tech.

Industry Samsung to launch 3 new Galaxy S9 devices including an S9 mini
Author: 0 Samsung to launch 3 new Galaxy S9 devices including an S9 mini

Since there is no official announcement or news from the tech giant on Galaxy S9 , it is advisable to take these rumors with a pinch of salt. Also, it is expected that Samsung will launch the lower model i.e. From previous leaks, however, we have already heard that the Galaxy A7 2018 will feature an 18:9 aspect ratio Super AMOLED Infinity Display of the type seen on Samsung's 2017 flagships, meaning it'll be edge-to-edge with virtually no bezels, though it probably won't curve at the edges.

Industry Some AT&T wireless customers hit by outage
Author: 0 Some AT&T wireless customers hit by outage

AT&T said Wednesday that some USA customers had trouble placing wireless calls but restarting the device would fix the problem. Some AT&T wireless customers in western Kentucky have reported problems with their service. Since 8 p.m. outage reports began subsiding, with most of the reports originating in National Football League cities, especially Atlanta, San Francisco, and Los Angeles.

Industry Here's Everything That's New on the OnePlus 5T and OxygenOS
Author: 0 Here's Everything That's New on the OnePlus 5T and OxygenOS

For many of us, as well-received as OnePlus phones are ( and we're certainly fans of them around here ), they often force us to settle in various ways. The company also has 250+ beta testers who try new features before it comes in the stable version. The OnePlus 5T will launch in the USA on November 21st.

Industry Google Confirms They Are Launching A Jobs Search Feature
Author: 0 Google Confirms They Are Launching A Jobs Search Feature

Google says that since this feature was launched, it has seen more than 60 percent of employers showing jobs in Search and has connected tens of millions of people to new job opportunities. Just click the "Location" filter, and you'll see a range of distances, from two miles up to 200 miles or "anywhere" if you're a bit more flexible. As part of the effort Google is working with sites that list job openings such as Monster, CareerBuilder, Glassdoor and LinkedIn.

Industry Destiny 2's Curse of Osiris First Livestream Begins Tomorrow
Author: 0 Destiny 2's Curse of Osiris First Livestream Begins Tomorrow

It's unclear if this includes the Legendary mod bonus or not, but we do know the base level cap has been raised to 25. Following the initial trailer , Bungie has released the opening cinematic. Leviathan's first raid lair is called "Eater of Worlds", which is planned as one of two updates to the raid. Presumably, the raid that releases with the big expansion due next fall will finally go to a completely new location.

Industry Targets Posts Lower Profit, Forecasts Moderate Holiday Sales Growth
Author: 0 Targets Posts Lower Profit, Forecasts Moderate Holiday Sales Growth

Target's third-quarter gross margin slipped to 29.7 percent from 29.8 percent, and Chief Financial Officer Cathy Smith said margin pressure should continue into the holiday quarter. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This story was originally posted by Dispatch Tribunal and is the sole property of of Dispatch Tribunal. If you are accessing this story on another website, it was stolen and reposted in violation of USA & worldwide copyright legislation.

Industry HTC Announces Standalone Vive Focus with 6DoF Tracking, Cancels Daydream VR Headsets
Author: 0 HTC Announces Standalone Vive Focus with 6DoF Tracking, Cancels Daydream VR Headsets

No reasons were disclosed, but perhaps HTC does not want to create any internal competition between different platforms before the VR technology in general gets mature. Spark of Light is available on the Vive Wave platform, and has been available on the Gear VR and on Google Daydream already. In fact, HTC handed pre-production Vive Focus units to select developers only two weeks ago , so the product is clearly not hitting the market tomorrow.

Industry How to Get Fast Wireless Charging on iPhone X and iPhone 8
Author: 0 How to Get Fast Wireless Charging on iPhone X and iPhone 8

MacRumors tested the upcoming feature using the Belkin charger. Although the added support for 7.5W Qi charging won't introduce a dramatically quicker wireless charging experience, the evidence points out that users should expect marginally improved charging speeds.

Industry Google Doodle Celebrating Hole Punch 131st anniversary
Author: 0 Google Doodle Celebrating Hole Punch 131st anniversary

Prince Charles - born exactly 62 years after the hole puncher patent was filed - must be particularly ticked off. Google Doodle recently honoured Urdu author Abdul Qavi Desnavi and Himalayan explorer Nain Singh Rawat . Besides the hole puncher, he invented a binder and a special nib for ink pens that are used for calligraphy. The German went on to establish the Soennecken office supply company and was later awarded an honorary title from the University of Bonn.

Industry HTC reveals Vive Focus VR headset
Author: 0 HTC reveals Vive Focus VR headset

So why is HTC ditching the US? The device will use inside-out positional tracking to monitor movement, and will be used in conjunction with a controller. At the time, HTC confirmed that it would be releasing a Vive-branded standalone device under this initiative. The Vive Focus features an AMOLED display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor to power the show.

Industry 7 reasons why the Pixel 2 is better than the iPhone X
Author: 0 7 reasons why the Pixel 2 is better than the iPhone X

Now, multiple users have experienced trouble in operating the Google Assistant via Bluetooth headphones in Pixel 2 devices, however, Pixel 2 XL customers have reported unresponsive touch near the edges of the display. As we can see from the videos, the combined OIS and EIS does a pretty impressive job of stabilizing the video shot with Google's Pixel smartphones.

Industry Call of Duty: WWII Kills Dedicated Servers, Cuts XP in Half
Author: 0 Call of Duty: WWII Kills Dedicated Servers, Cuts XP in Half

Despite the first major patch for the game, players are still experiencing online connectivity issues and the Headquarters social space isn't working as intended . Everyone was getting 2XP since 11/3 [3rd November] and up until we made the playlist change late Thursday night, which effectively launched 3XP. Dedicated servers, meanwhile, are being tested in the U.S.

Industry This New Playstation Ad Takes SkyRim Fantasy Into Virtual Reality
Author: 0 This New Playstation Ad Takes SkyRim Fantasy Into Virtual Reality

The bundle includes the PS VR itself, Camera, two Move controllers and Skyrim VR - including the Dawnguard, Hearthfire, and Dragonborn add-ons. PlayStation is also throwing in a demo disc with 13 other VR games they are featuring. Given that its open-ended structure makes it easy to dip in and out of Skyrim as you please, it'll be interesting to see if players will now want to spend longer in their headsets or whether comfort will become a more prominent issue.

Author: 0 Next-gen Samsung Galaxy A5 will have an Infinity Display

From the leaked case, we could see that Samsung Galaxy A5 2018 will not be joining the Galaxy Note 8 by donning the dual-lens camera. Nothing has been confirmed yet by the South Korean tech giant but a benchmark lists the Samsung SM-A530F with 18:9 aspect and a lower 412 x 846 resolution.

Industry Extreme Lotus Exige Cup 430 boasts supercar performance
Author: 0 Extreme Lotus Exige Cup 430 boasts supercar performance

You've probably figured out by now what the 430 stands for, but you should also know it reaches its peak power at a juicy 7,000 rpm and also develops 325 lb-ft (440 Nm) of torque from 4,000 rpm. Thanks to these two factors plus the extra power, the 430 is fastest production auto to ever lap the Hethel test track. Lotus chief executive Jean-Marc Gales said: "This is the auto that we have always wanted to build, and I am sure that all Lotus enthusiasts will be delighted with the end product".

Industry Geekwire: Amazon will open pop-up stores inside Whole Foods
Author: 0 Geekwire: Amazon will open pop-up stores inside Whole Foods

Having acquired Whole Foods in a deal worth $13.7bn, announced back in June, Amazon will now take advantage of the brand's numerous stores across the United States throughout the holiday season by rolling out seasonal pop-up shops. Additionally, Amazon pop-up shops will appear at five Whole Foods locations in the next week. Whole Food's pre-Black Friday deals include $20 off the Echo Dot, $20 off the new Amazon Echo, and $30 off Kindle Paperwhite.