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Industry More than 1200 flights canceled as snowstorm slams Midwest
Author: 0 More than 1200 flights canceled as snowstorm slams Midwest

In Detroit , more than 100 flights are cancelled. The winter storm blanketing Chicago has dumped almost 5 inches of snow in Chicago as of early Friday morning, but the latest forecasts are significantly better than yesterday. "It's part of living in MI", a smiling Stawasz said from underneath his Detroit Red Wings winter hat. "Snow totals will still come close to a foot, and at this point, I wouldn't be surprised to see a few 15" totals because of how hard it's snowed for so long.

Industry Apple's TV app adds live news from CBS, CNN and others
Author: 0 Apple's TV app adds live news from CBS, CNN and others

Apple today began rolling out an update to its TV app available on iOS and tvOS that enables live news streaming. Once you have those apps on your device, you can ask Siri to "Watch Bloomberg " so that you don't even have to open up the TV app in the first place.

Industry Auto Expo: Mahindra unveils wide range of e-vehicle concepts
Author: 0 Auto Expo: Mahindra unveils wide range of e-vehicle concepts

With green technology as the theme of Auto Expo 2018, brand like gMaruti Suzuki India Ltd, Hyundai Motor India Ltd, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, and Tata Motors Ltd have showcased their stronger presence in the field. It is expected to be available in next three to six months. He, however, did not disclose the investment in the electric vehicle space. The company has hinted that it will be launched later this year.

Industry Apple: iBoot source code leak does not impact iPhone security
Author: 0 Apple: iBoot source code leak does not impact iPhone security

The " iBoot' source code is proprietary and it includes Apple's copyright notice". The version posted on GitHub was supposedly iOS 9, a previous version of Apple's operating system . The leaked code contained information on the iPhone's boot up process and its security measures. He continued: "iBoot is the one component Apple has been holding on to, still encrypting its 64-bit image.

Industry Apple considers iPhone battery replacement rebates
Author: 0 Apple considers iPhone battery replacement rebates

Apple has faced criticism for slowing down older iPhones with its iOS performance management feature, though the company has said it was not throttling performance as such. One big addition to iOS 11 .3 beta 2 is " Battery Health", which gives users details on battery capacity and peak performance capability. However, the only benefit I'd get from a battery replacement right now is increased lifespan since the device isn't being throttled.

Industry Apple's Top-Secret iBoot Source Code Posted Online in
Author: 0 Apple's Top-Secret iBoot Source Code Posted Online in "Biggest Leak in History"

But it gives visibility into what the code does so anyone looking to reverse engineer iOS and write exploits can use this to make their job much easier. iBoot is the one component Apple has been holding on to, still encrypting its 64-bit image. now it's wide open in source code form. More serious iOS hackers will already have seen the source code.

Industry Brookes: North Korea playing games with Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Brookes: North Korea playing games with Winter Olympics

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will also be attending this Friday's PyeongChang 2018 opening ceremony along with North Korea's delegates. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un gave a speech at the parade, touting the country's emergence as a "global military power" and calling for the military to be prepared to stop the United States from interfering with "the republic's sacred dignity and autonomy even by 0.001 millimeters", according to an Associated Press report .

Industry Quincy Jones Gave A Really Bizarre Interview And It's...A Lot
Author: 0 Quincy Jones Gave A Really Bizarre Interview And It's...A Lot

Twelve years ago". "She had the most lovely legs I ever saw in my life". The producer also commended U2's Bono on letting him stay in his castle in Ireland and suggested he once dated Ivanka Trump , the US President's daughter. And then, without missing a beat: "You know , I met Paul McCartney when he was 21". Quincy Jones needs no introduction. 'He stole a lot of songs.

Industry All-new Swift LXi launched at Rs 4.9 lakh!
Author: 0 All-new Swift LXi launched at Rs 4.9 lakh!

In the petrol engine, the AGS will come in Vxi and Zxi trims, and in the diesel engine, the technology will be available in Vdi and Zdi trims. The auto is built on the new "Heartect" platform that makes it lighter and more rigid than the previous model.

Industry Reddit bans deepfake porn videos
Author: 0 Reddit bans deepfake porn videos

Reddit said a press statement to media outlets that it had also updated its content policy regarding involuntary pornography and sexual content involving minors. But the company is drawing the line on pornographic videos that show people who didn't agree to be in them. The social media platform also says that it will ban accounts that frequently post deepfake content.

Industry A look at the
Author: 0 A look at the "off-road" Ford Ranger coming to South Africa

However, Ford has an even "hotter" variant that is incoming: the Ranger Raptor . "The Raptor is about the suspension and the chassis, and breaking the bank on the chassis..." Given the extensive design and engineering changes, and the Raptor's position as the absolute flagship of the Ranger line-up, the new halo model is expected to start from somewhere above $80,000.

Industry Amtrak Blames Freight Rail Operator for Fatal Crash in South Carolina
Author: 0 Amtrak Blames Freight Rail Operator for Fatal Crash in South Carolina

Gov. Henry McMaster and state officials said Sunday. "Amtrak Train 91 , operating between NY and Miami, came in contact with a CSX freight train at around 2:35 am in Cayce, South Carolina ", a statement from Amtrak said . "Thank you to our incredible First Responders for the work they've done". In a statement earlier Sunday morning, Amtrak said the lead engine and some of the passenger cars had derailed.

Industry Ex-Google, Facebook employees launch campaign to warn about tech addiction
Author: 0 Ex-Google, Facebook employees launch campaign to warn about tech addiction

The campaign was planned to educate parents, teachers, and students about the dangers of tech addiction and how overly use of social media is linked to depression . It is also undertaking an advertising campaign aimed at 55,000 public schools in the U.S., to raise awareness with parents, students and teachers over its concerns.

Industry Snapchat stock soars 25% after ending losing streak
Author: 0 Snapchat stock soars 25% after ending losing streak

When Facebook offered to buy it for $3 billion in 2013 , Snap had an innovative new app built on the idea of quickly-disappearing messages. Snap is undergoing a company transition, which includes overhauling its Snapchat app to make it easier to use.

Industry Intel working on a pair of smart glasses called Vaunt
Author: 0 Intel working on a pair of smart glasses called Vaunt

First seen by The Verge , the new smart glasses are made of plastic weighing under 50 grams, a tad more than your conventional glasses, but way less than the Google Glass . The smart glasses will reportedly support some apps and will work with both iPhones and Android devices. The glasses are almost indistinguishable from any regular glasses.

Industry Apple: Scaled Back iOS 12 Ambitions, iPhone X Disappointment?
Author: 0 Apple: Scaled Back iOS 12 Ambitions, iPhone X Disappointment?

In December, the government had raised the levy on imported smartphones to 15% (10% earlier), to boost local manufacturing. But, the display takes unusually long time of 6-8 seconds to wake up. A simple restart is said to temporarily address the bug, though, after few incoming calls, the same problem arises. This is not the first time Apple iPhone X has been marred by problems.

Industry What did Malcolm Butler do and why was he benched?
Author: 0 What did Malcolm Butler do and why was he benched?

In the edited Instagram video, Browner alludes to Belichick's reasoning Monday that "a lot of things" went into the decision, citing marijuana possession and breaking curfew as two factors that kept Butler out of the game. Patricia, who will be named the LIons head coach in the coming days, was asked repeatedly about Butler's benching and all he could do was repeat a talking point that made little sense.

Industry This Years Call Of Duty Will Be Black Ops 4
Author: 0 This Years Call Of Duty Will Be Black Ops 4

According to the development cycles of the series, the next Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, due out in 2018, will be developed by Treyarch. Furthermore, the game will be set in modern times and will feature "boots on grounds" gameplay which might indicate that the game will be much more similar to Original Black Ops and Black Ops 2 in terms of gameplay so fans shouldn't worry about wall running and jetpacks.

Industry Apple Music set to overtake Spotify as HomePod nears
Author: 0 Apple Music set to overtake Spotify as HomePod nears

Apple Music has a three-month free trial compared to Spotify's 30 days, and doesn't offer a free tier of service . The actual number of subscribers paying the full rate is somewhat hazy since both Apple and Spotify include members who are part of family plans and those with discounted subscriptions.

Industry Radiation from mobile phones not harmful to humans
Author: 0 Radiation from mobile phones not harmful to humans

The FDA has yet to finish its review of the NTP data, but a top official said the initial impression is that cell phone radiofrequency radiation does not pose a cancer threat to humans. Male rats exposed to the highest levels of radiofrequency radiation had about a 6% incidence of malignant schwannomas versus none in the control groups.

Industry New Google Assistant updates, made just for you at home - The Keyword
Author: 0 New Google Assistant updates, made just for you at home - The Keyword

Luckily, the Google Assistant can help you wake up more peacefully. Google updated its Google Home smart speaker on Wednesday with a couple of nice quality of life features. If are bored by the constant and monotonous beeping sound of the Google Home alarm, then you need to hear about this latest update. Also, it must be noted that the assistant pulls the music from the user's account settings.

Industry El Kaabi hits ninth goal as Morocco whip Nigeria
Author: 0 El Kaabi hits ninth goal as Morocco whip Nigeria

While Nigeria on the other hand, have enjoyed good tactics from Coach Salisu Yusuf's promise operation do Nigeria proud reaching the final, as Akwa United forward Gabriel Okechukwu's first half goal secured victory over ‎Falcons of Jediane Sudan.

Industry Tony Henry sacked by West Ham following racial discrimination claim
Author: 0 Tony Henry sacked by West Ham following racial discrimination claim

Their recent unbeaten run has helped them move away from the drop-zone, but they are still just four points clear of the drop zone. It would have been a lot harder. Brighton went into the match still searching for their first league victory of 2018. The Hammers have only three more points in their account, and they occupy the 12 spot.

Industry National Wear Red Day raises awareness for women
Author: 0 National Wear Red Day raises awareness for women

It's also the leading cause of death for American women, with about 300,000 deaths each year. Smorol says many businesses are holding several events around Central New York today, like dress-down day and potlucks, to raise awareness of this critical issue.

Industry Overwatch Lunar New Year Event - Year of the Dog - Lands February 8
Author: 0 Overwatch Lunar New Year Event - Year of the Dog - Lands February 8

Dogs are the 11th sign in the zodiac and are seen as independent, sincere, loyal and decisive and an animal that isn't afraid of difficulties in life. The Lunar New Year event Year of the Dog begins February 8th. You can check out the returning Lunar New Year skins in the gallery below. Based on what Game Director Jeff Kaplan said in the past, players can expect some significant updates and whole new content.

Industry Nintendo Switch Online Service Launches In September
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Online Service Launches In September

Despite their differences in success, however, the systems are still fairly similar overall, meaning it shouldn't technically be hard to release old Wii U games for the Nintendo Switch . The Nintendo Switch's momentum shows little to no signs of slowing down, so the only thing left to see is how the company will continue to build on their current success going forward.

Industry WhatsApp new Android update is available only for the 8.0 Oreo
Author: 0 WhatsApp new Android update is available only for the 8.0 Oreo

Interestingly, this isn't Android 8.0 as earlier promoted but rather Android 8.1 beta already. The new Android Oreo update runs on company's own EMUI 8.0 skin which is designed for the Android Oreo operating system. Even bad news is often sweetened when communicated sincerely and in a timely fashion, which "Team Essential" is trying to do today. Essential is aiming to get the Oreo 8.1 beta ready for late next week, so somewhere from February 6 onwards, we'll keep an eye out for when the ...

Industry Confirmed: Asus Zenfone 5 Lineup to Launch at the MWC 2018 Event
Author: 0 Confirmed: Asus Zenfone 5 Lineup to Launch at the MWC 2018 Event

The launch invite also doesn't give away much. The event is slated for February 27 and it will kick off at 7:30 PM CET (12 AM IST). At the right bottom, there is another text saying, we love photos. It is expected to come running the Android 8.0 Oreo operating system and have several feature upgrades over its predecessor Zenfone 4 Max. The certification revealed the smartphone would have a model number ZC600KL, where KL means that it will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor.

Industry Japan's messaging app Line to launch its own cryptocurrency exchange
Author: 0 Japan's messaging app Line to launch its own cryptocurrency exchange

The biggest chat app in Japan , LINE has made the announcement that it is introducing its own cryptocurrency. Line Financial is an attempt by the parent company to further strengthen its position in the fintech sector. The company claims the global transaction volume from the digital wallet reached $4 million past year. The company has already filed an application for registering a new trading platform and is now awaiting approval from the Financial Services Agency (FSA).

Industry Japan exchange Coincheck to refund customers £300m after crypto heist
Author: 0 Japan exchange Coincheck to refund customers £300m after crypto heist

The exchange on Friday halted trading in all virtual currencies except Bitcoin after hackers stole 58 billion yen ($534 million) of NEM, a less well-known digital coin. Japan started to require cryptocurrency exchange operators to register with the government only in April 2017. The FSA has registered 16 cryptocurrency exchanges so far, and another 16 are still awaiting clearance.

Industry Square CEO Dorsey says
Author: 0 Square CEO Dorsey says "most" Cash users can now buy bitcoin

Square , a USA company offering mobile payment services through the Square Cash App , has started providing Bitcoin (BTC) trading facility to all of its users, excluding those living in Wyoming, New York, Georgia, and Hawaii. The app was rolled out to select users past year, but now the number of users has been expanded to include most of its customers. As cryptocurrencies are slowly making their way into the mainstream financial system, several payments gateways are experimenting by ...

Industry HMD Global officially launches Nokia 3310 4G variant in China
Author: 0 HMD Global officially launches Nokia 3310 4G variant in China

Word has it that the Nokia 3310 4G will have its global debut at the upcoming MWC 2018 . Nokia 3310 4G runs YunOS that is a modified version of Android made by Alibaba group. For photography, Nokia 3310 4G offers a 2-megapixel camera with LED flash at the rear end. It's unclear what software the global version of the Nokia 3310 4G will run.

Industry Mira and Shahid turned bride-groom once again!
Author: 0 Mira and Shahid turned bride-groom once again!

After the show, Shahid said, " Mira looks as lovely today as she looked that day". They just won our hearts with their little cute antics on-ramp which made us believe in true love once again. Day one of LFW was a grand affair attended by B-town celebs like Taapsee Pannu, Yami Gautam, Saqib Saleem, Huma Qureshi and the power couple Shahid-Mira.