Industry Snapchat co-founders lose $2 billion after poor Q1
Author: 0 Snapchat co-founders lose $2 billion after poor Q1

The company's daily active users (DAUs), increased 36.1% to 166 million in the first quarter from the same period previous year, but was lower than the increase of 47.7% in the fourth quarter. "It's not a "zero-sum game" with social networks - if one social network wins, it doesn't mean that the others automatically lose". You can update your Snapchat app to enjoy these new features.

Industry All eyes on Apple Inc.'s next iPhone launch
Author: 0 All eyes on Apple Inc.'s next iPhone launch

The company sold 50.76 million iPhones, down from 51.19 million a year earlier but a reasonably solid performance as consumers look ahead to the launch of the 10th-anniversary edition of its most important product later this year. "And so that and the demographics of the country is why we're putting so much energy there", Cook said. Credit Suisse analyst Kulbinder Garcha circulated a short note to clients to reiterate his "Outperform" rating and $170 target price on Apple stock.

Author: 0 United Kingdom hospitals hit by major cyber attack

The Barts Health group, which manages major central London hospitals including The Royal London and St Bartholomew's, said it had activated a major incident plan and there were delays. As similar widespread ransomware attacks were reported in Spain, Romania and elsewhere, experts warned that online extortion attempts by hackers are a growing menace.

Author: 0 Xamarin Live Player lets developers streamline iOS app development from a PC

That's notable because, previously, while an iOS app could be developed on a PC, a Mac was required to deploy it. Microsoft released the initial preview version of Visual Studio for macOS last November. Here is a much closer look at Visual Studio. "Simply pair your device with Visual Studio by scanning a QR code, and hit debug like you normally would", Nat explains.

Author: 0 Microsoft Aims to Create a More Versatile Windows 10

In terms of features, there are a lot of new things coming with the Fall Creators Update but Microsoft showed off some of the main headline features at Build. On the mixed reality side, Microsoft unveiled a new category of hardware devices for its platform. A handful of new features will try to bridge the gaps between Windows 10 and devices running iOS and Android.

Author: 0 Cook: Apple Spending $1B for Advanced Manufacturing Jobs

Apple sales in India, Cook said, grew at double digits and set a new record in the March quarter. Falling somewhat in line with President Donald Trump's vision of bringing back manufacturing jobs to the USA, the Cupertino company said it would announce the first investment from its new fund later this month.

Author: 0 IPhone 7 world's best-selling smartphone in Q1

Oppo now considers India as one of its key markets, and focuses its marketing efforts to promote sales of its smartphones in the local sports and entertainment segments. "The push towards digital currency, which promotes a potent new use case for smartphones, is also expected to accelerate sales". From Android stack, Samsung and OnePlus are the only brands that made it to the list of top 5.

Author: 0 Worth Watching Stock Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR)

The price index is calculated by dividing the current share price by the share price ten months ago. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp acquired 339,359 shares as Nabors Industries Ltd (NBR)'s stock rose 33.33%. Stock investors bought 28,030 call options on the stock. Nabors Industries Ltd . had 65 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Author: 0 Microsoft unveils update to Windows, with brand new design and features

During the day two keynote, Microsoft revealed Apple's iTunes software and, by extension, the Apple Music streaming service will be arriving on the Windows Store later this year. The new design language focuses on five key areas: light, depth, motion, material, and scale. The new design system uses these 5 elements to deliver rich and engaging experiences in Windows 10, and across all of the other Microsoft products.

Industry Microsoft unveiled the Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S
Author: 0 Microsoft unveiled the Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S

The Edge browser will be the "only" default browser on Windows 10 S machines. Officials have claimed that the S can stand for security, simplicity, and superior performance. In a blog post announcing the Surface Laptop , though, Microsoft urged people to stick with 10 S. Windows 10 S: Chrome OS Challenger Or Windows RT 2.0? While Windows 10 S will be a bit of a spoiler since you can not install any third-party software, Microsoft will give an option to upgrade to Windows 10 pro.

Author: 0 ITunes is coming to the Windows Store

Timeline: The timeline allows a person to jump back in time from what they are working on. Starting with what Microsoft had in store for the developers, the company introduced the new Azure Cosmos DB which it claims is "industry's first globally distributed, multi-model database service to deliver horizontal scale with guaranteed uptime, throughput, consistency and single-digit millisecond latency at the 99th percentile".

Author: 0 Microsoft's Cortana gets a body and a very particular set of skills

Throw in traffic monitoring, suggestions as to when you should leave for your next appointment, and the ability for Cortana to flag up congestion and offer alternative routes, and it's clear that Microsoft has visions for the assistant to be more than just a pared-back auto interface like CarPlay or Android Auto.

Industry Google Pixel
Author: 0 Google Pixel "taimen" on Geekbench shows unremarkable scores

As per leak, there will be a 4GB of RAM. It scores a 1804 on the single-core test while on the multi-core test it gets 6248. Phones which are spotted on GeekBench , are the ones in the process of formation or already ready to launch. According to the rumoured information available so far, the Taimen is expected to be a tablet device or the sole successor to the famed Nexus 6 and that should answer why the device could be rebranded as something other than the "Pixel" or "Nexus" moniker.

Author: 0 Oh Snap! Shares drop 25 percent after disappointing results

J.P. Morgan expected Snap's DAUs to grow to 169 million in the first quarter, while Monness, Crespi, Hardt & Co Inc pegged DAUs at 173 million. That's an increase of 36% over year-ago levels but only a 5% gain from the previous quarter. But while the company was expected to report a heavy loss, investors were dismayed by slower-than-expected user numbers. Beating in its first quarter didn't mean much for Facebook , though, as it struggled with its mobile strategy.

Author: 0 What to expect from Windows 10 S

Some newer Chromebooks can also run Android apps. But Windows 10 S, announced alongside the Surface Laptop on Tuesday, is essentially a streamlined version of Windows 10 designed for students and teachers. Now, one of the most interesting features is the Alcantara®-covered keyboard and soft palm rest which is ideal for the long hours of writing and writing.

Industry Priyanka calls for protection of child victims of sexual abuse
Author: 0 Priyanka calls for protection of child victims of sexual abuse

She turned producer with a various regional films ranging from Bhojpuri and Marathi to Sikkimese, Goan and Bengali, and now Priyanka Chopra is planning to venture into Hindi film production. So he was like "Hey, you wanna go together?' And I was like yeah, OK, let's go together". Priyanka took to Instagram to share some of the fun times she had with the kids during the trip! However, when it comes to the most googled thing, Deepika Padukone's Met Gala Gown By Tommy Hilfiger took over ...

Author: 0 Microsoft is extending Azure IoT to the edge of the network

Using AI software that can recognize what's going on from video and sensors, the system can trigger alerts if the machine isn't operated correctly or if there's a spill. The firm believes Microsoft remains one of the marquee cloud and AI stocks to own based on multiple upside levers to the model, including: Momentum in commercial cloud, growing 50% y/y, new gaming product cycles, Win10 commercial adoption, and an improving free cash flow growth profile.

Industry Microsoft Delivers Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16193
Author: 0 Microsoft Delivers Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16193

Opportunity was the theme of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's opening address as he took the stage at his company's annual Build developer conference in Seattle May 10. It works in the cloud by collating images and video you use from any device, be it Windows, iOS or Android. Mixed reality blends aspects of both. The features, which will be part of an upgrade for the computer operating system this fall, will let people sync different devices, Microsoft officials said in a briefing before ...

Industry Maryland regulators OK nation's largest offshore wind plan
Author: 0 Maryland regulators OK nation's largest offshore wind plan

The agency says the projects are estimated to create almost 9,700 new direct and indirect jobs and contribute $74 million in state tax revenues over 20 years. The Business Network For Offshore Wind, the leader in building the USA offshore wind supply chain, commends the Maryland Public Service Commission for awarding financing for two offshore wind projects.

Author: 0 Tim Cook Hints at Apple's Wearable Revenues and They are Huge

Cook reiterated that point during the CNBC interview, along with Apple's claim that it has created 2 million jobs in the United States, 80,000 of which are directly at Apple and the rest coming from suppliers and software developers for the company's app ecosystem.

Author: 0 Microsoft Boosts Safety with Windows Defender Security Center

However, instead of running Chrome OS, it runs on a slimmed down version of Windows 10. In a separate blog post yesterday, Microsoft's Myerson said that the new Windows 10 S operating system was built to address issues raised by teachers and students about classroom computing.

Industry Full-featured version of The Sims coming to iOS and Android 'soon'
Author: 0 Full-featured version of The Sims coming to iOS and Android 'soon'

EA has recently rolled out its newest additions to their famed The Sims series, which is now available only in select regions. Would you believe that The Sims is the same age as a high school senior now? The Sims Mobile is launching in Brazil first and it will then be rolled out to more countries around the world.

Industry Microsoft aims to make artificial intelligence mainstream
Author: 0 Microsoft aims to make artificial intelligence mainstream

Microsoft has already released a patch for the problem. The researchers found a flaw in the security tool that is used in all modern Windows systems. Attackers hide the malicious payload in files, and when the antivirus scanner checks the file to determine whether it is malicious, the scan inadvertently executes the malicious code on the system with administrative privileges.

Industry TCL Redefines Home Entertainment with Premium 2017 Lineup Featuring Dolby Vision
Author: 0 TCL Redefines Home Entertainment with Premium 2017 Lineup Featuring Dolby Vision

More and more device makers will choose to have their high-end products support HDR video, and they're obviously hoping to influence your buying decisions by getting to brag about that. It did not announce pricing for those sets. The C-Series also features Wide Color performance powered by TCL's NBP Photon technology adding another vivid chromatic dimension on top of the striking HDR contrast and sharp 4K resolution to deliver a remarkable visual experience.

Industry Absolver release date set, outlines comprehensive combat system
Author: 0 Absolver release date set, outlines comprehensive combat system

Relationships are as important as fighting, because they allow the player to acquire more skill and knowledge. Abilities are customized in the Combat Deck. These moves are split into four sections or stances, which correspond to your orientation in relation to your opponent. It's since shown off a number of cool looking trailers-not least this developer-led showcase-and now has a comprehensive overview of its equally thorough combat system.

Industry Morrowind gets a new trailer
Author: 0 Morrowind gets a new trailer

Let us know if you're looking forward to the expansion, or if we're completely wrong about Morrowind being the greatest Elder Scrolls entry... For those who enjoyed The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind on PC and the original Xbox, Bethesda Softworks has released another trailer for the upcoming " Morrowind " expansion for The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited.

Author: 0 White House Protesters Demand Independent Russia Investigation After Comey Firing

Among those identified as participating in those conversations are former National Security adviser General Michael Flynn (since fired by Trump) and Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign manager. Comey deserved the criticism before and after the election for his handling of the FBI's investigation into Clinton's use of a private email server.

Industry Windows 10 update aims to help identify best photos, videos
Author: 0 Windows 10 update aims to help identify best photos, videos

However, you generally won't have to go through this process - it's only really necessary if you know you'll be spending a lot of time offline and don't want to lose access to your more critical folders and files. With this addition, however, Windows 10 S will become less hard to use. It also believes that it can make devices running iOS and Android to perform better.

Author: 0 Non-Microsoft Web Browsers Will Never Run on Windows 10 S

In fact, Microsoft holds the advantage here as it can argue all browsers can be unlocked for use simply by upgrading to Windows 10 Pro . Microsoft wants to support smart home devices like Philips' Hue lights, to enable Windows 10 to act as a hub to control and manage smart home hardware.

Industry Microsoft just announced the next major Windows 10 update
Author: 0 Microsoft just announced the next major Windows 10 update

The news comes 14 years after " hell froze over " and Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced that iTunes was finally coming to Windows. There has been no word on whether other Apple products for Windows will also be making the jump too, including QuickTime and AirPort Utility.

Industry The BMW 2 Series gets the lightest of updates for 2018
Author: 0 The BMW 2 Series gets the lightest of updates for 2018

The German automaker is planning to augment its coupe range upward in size and price with a resurrected 8-series model, and it has finally given us an official peek at what that two-door will look like. These include gesture control for the infotainment system, air-con controls and telephony functions. The efficient automatic comes as standard in the 220i, 230i, 225d and M240i xDrive Coupe models and 225d and M240i xDrive Convertible.

Author: 0 Apple iPhone 7 tops in smartphone sales

The iPhone 7 has been ranked as fourth in the states, whereas the Android devices such as Samsung and OnePlus secured the fifth position. Also included in the rating Samsung Galaxy J3 and J5 with a share of 1.7% and 1.4%, respectively. Another technique is to dive deeper into developing markets. The greatest increase for iOS came in Great Britain with 40.4 percent of smartphone sales, an increase of 5.6 percentage points, and in the U.S., with 38.9 percent of smartphone sales, an increase of ...

Industry Google launches event finder in mobile search
Author: 0 Google launches event finder in mobile search

For example, if we search in Google with the query Jazz concerts in Houston, the application will display all the Jazz concerts that are taking place in the entire city of Houston. You may also add more friends to the event after the notification of attending the event pops up in your News Feed. The list will expand over time.

Author: 0 Microsoft CEO: It's up to us to prevent dystopian scenarios

Instead he, along with Scott Guthrie, EVP of the Microsoft Cloud and Enterprise Group, and Harry Shum, EVP of Microsoft's Artificial Intelligence and Research group, spent most of their time on stage, in Seattle, talking about Azure cloud services, databases, and cross-platform development tools.

Industry Nintendo reveals E3 2017 events
Author: 0 Nintendo reveals E3 2017 events

Nintendo has announced over on its official E3 portal on its main site , which can be access by hitting up e3. nintendo .com, its plans for this year and what actions will manifest on June 13th all the way to June 15th. The 2017 Arms Open Invitational will take place on June 14. However, there has been some concern among fans regarding the pricing of the game for the Nintendo Switch .

Industry Nvidia GTC: Volta-based Tesla V100 GPU offers 'performance of 100 CPUs'
Author: 0 Nvidia GTC: Volta-based Tesla V100 GPU offers 'performance of 100 CPUs'

What few details are now known about Nvidia GPU Cloud come mostly from the company's press release . The company also unveiled its Isaac robot simulator for training machines in a virtual world that tries to mimic real-world conditions as closely as possible - the idea being that if robots need to perform unsafe tasks, or developers are looking to cut down the amount of training time, they can have neural networks trained much faster and safer than in the physical world.