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Industry Broadcom Pledges 5G Investment to Win Qualcomm Deal Approval
Author: 0 Broadcom Pledges 5G Investment to Win Qualcomm Deal Approval

That would move the voting back to April 4th. The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) has been reviewing the acquisition on a request from Qualcomm . research and education fields with its $1.5bn fund promise. But according to Recode, the Trump administration isn't sure that an Asian buyer should own a big US tech company.

Industry Tulsa Walmart among stores serving up new dinner kit options
Author: 0 Tulsa Walmart among stores serving up new dinner kit options

Some meal kits are created to be used with rotisserie chickens - like Thai curry chicken and chicken fried rice - and some can be heated up and on the table in less than 15 minutes: pot roast, cheesy ravioli bake and chicken marsala. "Customers are busier than ever and we know getting a delicious dinner on the table can be a chore". Walmart's meal kit is supposed to serve two people, and the price range varies from $8 to $15.

Industry Geneva Motor Show 2018: Volkswagen unveils ID Vizzion concept
Author: 0 Geneva Motor Show 2018: Volkswagen unveils ID Vizzion concept

It's also endowed with artificial intelligence, which means it will be capable of learning. Volkswagen is expected to place this luxury electric sedan on top of the I.D lineup. The boot volume is 565 liters. Volkswagen revealed the I.D. Vizzion concept at the Geneva International Motor Show on Monday. Those can project symbols and displays in front of the vehicle - for example, "zebra stripes" of a pedestrian crossing.

Industry James Harden is Wearing a Call of Duty
Author: 0 James Harden is Wearing a Call of Duty

After a few seconds, one player will turn infected, and will be tasked with infecting (killing) survivors until all of the players are infected or until the time runs out. With Sledgehammer taking a back seat, Treyarch are back in the development seat. There is no official word from Activision or Treyarch yet, however, so take these reports with a pinch of salt.

Industry Notre Dame launches Amazon Alexa news channel
Author: 0 Notre Dame launches Amazon Alexa news channel

Sources cited in the report said they were given the impression that the decision came directly from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Of course, that doesn't necessarily mean third-party Amazon sellers won't still try and hock Nest products through the site.

Industry YouTube to soon offer an easy way to replace video background
Author: 0 YouTube to soon offer an easy way to replace video background

At the moment, the new tool was rolled out for the site's fresh " stories " video format, which is a copycat of similar features on Instagram and Snapchat . And, if the next frame is significantly different from the last, for instance, if someone else joins the video, the software will ditch that mask and create a new one.

Industry Apple is reportedly working on high-end, over-the-ear headphones
Author: 0 Apple is reportedly working on high-end, over-the-ear headphones

Apple has not released AirPods' exact sales numbers; the product has been lumped in with Apple Watch and other products in the "Other Sales" category. In particular, the company announced some Beats-branded headphones with Apple's W1 wireless chip. A pair of wireless headphones, to rival those produced by Bose , Sennheiser , and Beats itself, seems like a logical step for Apple.

Industry Samsung's Galaxy S9 is Now Available for Pre-Order
Author: 0 Samsung's Galaxy S9 is Now Available for Pre-Order

Fortunately, for T-Mobile customers, the carrier will charge the same thing Samsung does, or $30/month for 24 months for either phone plus a $120 down payment on the S9 Plus. There are a couple caveats, though. The camera also gets Dual-pixel PDAF on the main camera module. The S9 beats its competitors, chiefly the iPhone X if we're honest, in almost every aspect, from color accuracy to custom settings.

Industry Bayonetta 2 graphics comparison: Nintendo Wii U vs Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Bayonetta 2 graphics comparison: Nintendo Wii U vs Nintendo Switch

Since then, fans have embraced the system's unique ability to alternate between handheld and TV mode and its ever-growing library of great first- and third-party games. Not only has it become one of the fastest-selling consoles within a ten month period, shipping almost 5 million units, but the Switch has been redefining how we play games and has offered us the luxury of taking our favorites on the go.

Industry Fiorentina captain Astori dies
Author: 0 Fiorentina captain Astori dies

Torino subsequently announced that their fixture with Crotone would not go ahead before the Lega Serie A confirmed that all of the weekend's remaining fixtures, including the Milan city derby on Sunday evening, had been postponed. I was really looking forward to this game today. A club of Fiorentina's history and stature is always of great interest to the wider footballing world, and with his aquiline nose, Astori was the face of their recent return to stability.

Industry US Northeast still facing flooding, outages after killer storm
Author: 0 US Northeast still facing flooding, outages after killer storm

A livestream from Brant Rock was beginning to show some flooding as of about 9:30 a.m. Friday. That represents 44 percent of the county. Those outages could potentially last several days. - This particular storm will be a powerful one . In New Jersey, officials activated a state emergency operations center and urged residents to avoid unnecessary travel.

Industry Gov. Baker Declares State Of Emergency Following Destructive Nor'easter
Author: 0 Gov. Baker Declares State Of Emergency Following Destructive Nor'easter

Coastal flooding alerts were issued from New Jersey to MA with winter weather advisories, winter storm warnings and high wind warnings in effect from the Northeast to the Mid-Atlantic, the National Weather Service said. A man and a 6-year-old boy were killed in different parts of Virginia, while an 11-year-old boy in NY state and a man in Rhode Island, both died. The National Weather Service said gusty winds and coastal flooding will diminish as the storm pulls away from the Atlantic ...

Industry Walmart sets age of 21 to buy firearms, ammo
Author: 0 Walmart sets age of 21 to buy firearms, ammo

There are a total of over 160 Cabela's and Bass Pro Shops retail stores in the US and Canada. The retail giant also does not sell bump stocks , high-capacity magazines, and "similar accessories". We had already removed them from all DICK'S stores after the Sandy Hook massacre , but we will now remove them from sale at all 35 Field & Stream stores.

Industry Google launches Slack rival Hangouts Chat
Author: 0 Google launches Slack rival Hangouts Chat

Scott Johnston, Google's director of product management, said in a blog post that artificial intelligence will help automate tasks within Hangouts Chat, such as "booking rooms, searching for files and more". "For years now, we've integrated tightly with G Suite , making it easy for people to think and communicate with clarity", said Karl Sun, co-founder and CEO of Lucidchart.

Industry Blizzard is seemingly teasing Diablo 3 for Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Blizzard is seemingly teasing Diablo 3 for Nintendo Switch

Original Story: Call me a conspiracy theorist, but Blizzard may be working on Diablo III for Nintendo Switch . Final Fantasy 15 Royal Edition is scheduled to roll out on March 6 but, this Tweet has gotten many excited as well as confused as Nintendo Switch is in the talks for the game.

Industry HolI Festival 2018: Google marks Festival of Colour with dramatic doodle
Author: 0 HolI Festival 2018: Google marks Festival of Colour with dramatic doodle

The festival goes back centuries, but in more recent years it has been celebrated annually in parts of South Asia, Europe and North America. People across the country are celebrating the festival of colour with zeal and enthusiasm. In West Bengal, Holi was celebrated with mirth and gaiety as people participated in great numbers and swayed to popular beats. Today's Google Doodle provides a snapshot of Holi celebrations.

Industry Amazon might give Alexa more intelligent real-time translation powers
Author: 0 Amazon might give Alexa more intelligent real-time translation powers

Someday, we're hoping it will hold a more intelligent and more natural conversation with the translation included as one of Alexa's skills. Alexa would have an understanding of the Japanese culture, which is generally more formal and conservative than American culture and would incorporate its knowledge into translations.

Industry Jimmy Kimmel's Second Year as Oscars Host
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel's Second Year as Oscars Host

Nominated for best picture, best actor, best director and best original screenplay, Jordan Peele's revolutionary work of social satire challenges the idea of what an Oscar movie can be, a subversive treatment of America's "post-racial era" that takes the form of a stingingly amusing horror flick.

Industry Instant Pot Model Sold At Walmart Recalled
Author: 0 Instant Pot Model Sold At Walmart Recalled

You can return the unit to Walmart and get a free replacement. It was sold exclusively at Walmart stores and on Walmart's website. You can find the batch code on the underside of the device. The company warned of the issue earlier in the week, but issued the recall Thursday. The CPSC says a defect in the manufacturing can cause it to overheat and melt on the underside.

Industry Lava Z50 with Android Go launched in India: Features and Price
Author: 0 Lava Z50 with Android Go launched in India: Features and Price

While we're still missing a lot of details, the 1X is an interesting Android Go-powered smartphone nonetheless. Like most of the aforementioned handsets , there isn't much to wow you here. Nokia made a big splash with its flagship Nokia 8 Sirocco , but the company also had some fun in the Android Go department. The ZTE Tempo Go runs on Qualcomm's ancient Snapdragon 210 processor coupled with 1GB of RAM.

Industry Kylie Jenner Has First Photoshoot After Giving Birth
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner Has First Photoshoot After Giving Birth

It seems like the young mom wants to give the best nursery to her baby doll! While Kylie "hasn't started working out yet", she is already "eating healthy and taking care of herself". Scott has tried to keep quiet about the birth of his child, but he surprised the paparazzi on February after he left the nightclub Poppy. A source told People that the beauty mogul has hired the best of the best to help her take care of little Stormi .

Industry Google Releases Flutter Beta To Assist Cross-platform App Development
Author: 0 Google Releases Flutter Beta To Assist Cross-platform App Development

Google wrote, "Since our alpha release a year ago, we delivered, with help from our community, features such as screen reader support and other accessibility features, right-to-left text, localization and internationalization, iPhone X and iOS 11 support, inline video, additional image format support, running Flutter code in the background, and much more".

Industry Amazon pays $1 billion to acquire smart doorbell startup Ring
Author: 0 Amazon pays $1 billion to acquire smart doorbell startup Ring

Moreover, in October it launched a service in the USA called Amazon Key that allows couriers to deliver items inside homes. However, Ring's products will no doubt be closely integrated with Amazon's existing products and services. Ring was initially conceived to keep neighborhoods safe by letting people have access to affordable home security tools for those who can not afford the more extensive and expensive surveillance systems.

Industry Apple moves iCloud encryption keys for Chinese users to China
Author: 0 Apple moves iCloud encryption keys for Chinese users to China

While Apple has always hosted iCloud keys in the United States - thus making it necessary to involve the US justice system in any requests for user data - the company said it must comply with China's new laws requiring the data to be stored locally if it wants to continue operating in the country.

Industry The Hyundai Kona Electric is a little plug-in SUV
Author: 0 The Hyundai Kona Electric is a little plug-in SUV

As expected from an electric vehicle, the Kona Electric will offer a healthy 291 pound-feet of torque from both battery configurations. The long range option will have a 64 kWh battery pack which is what provides the 292-mile range. There's no gearbox per se, but the Kona features a "shift-by-wire" system to make operation of the car's powertrain as simple as driving a traditional automatic.

Industry Apple Said to Launch New Larger iPhone in 2018
Author: 0 Apple Said to Launch New Larger iPhone in 2018

The report further highlights that the body of the upcoming iPhone will be about the same size as the Apple iPhone 8 Plus , however, it will come with a bezel-less display, which is present in the current iPhone X model. It successfully clicked some of the constructing photos of iPhone X Plus that shows it is enormous in size as compared to iPhone X. Having a 6.5-inch display, the smartphone will most probably come with the somewhat similar design of its preceding.

Industry Militant attack in Srinagar kills policeman
Author: 0 Militant attack in Srinagar kills policeman

A constable was killed after militants attacked the home of Hurriyat leader Fazal Haq Qureshi at Bilal Colony in Srinagar's Soura area on Sunday, according to several media reports. The police personnel was guarding the residence of a Hurriyat Conference (M) leader as a militant attacked him and decamped with his service rifle at Soura in the outskirts of Srinagar .

Industry Vivo APEX Has A Hidden Front Camera
Author: 0 Vivo APEX Has A Hidden Front Camera

While this was already impressive, Vivo's ambitions don't stop here. Well, that's not the case with Vivo APEX . So the software might not be so hot for a typical Android or iPhone user, but the Vivo Apex concept is full to the brim with good ideas.

Industry Final Fantasy XV's PC Demo is Live, And It's 21GB
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV's PC Demo is Live, And It's 21GB

With Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition and Royal Edition right around the corner, Dengeki Online took the opportunity to have a chat with director Hajime Tabata and game designers Yoichi Kuroda and Takeshi Terada. We will continue to work on all aspects to ensure FF15 Windows Edition will be a great experience for PC gamers. He has said that the first new episode will be " Episode Ardyn " and will focus on Ardyn Izunia, the main antagonist of the game.

Industry United States educators say no to 'arms race' in schools
Author: 0 United States educators say no to 'arms race' in schools

Members of Trump's own party have said they're not interested in taking this up legislatively - Sen. "I believe teachers should teach ", said Scott Israel, sheriff of Broward County, Florida, where the deadly Parkland shooting happened. "They're from the community and the surrounding community and it doesn't concern me at all", Kevin Hansen, whose three children go to the Tri-Valley School District - about 25 miles northwest of Sioux Falls -- told CNN affiliate KELO.

Industry Ireland odds-on to land Six Nations
Author: 0 Ireland odds-on to land Six Nations

The Ireland fly-half may have been controlling matters with ball in hand but he didn't look all that comfortable when putting his boot to it, perhaps a symptom of the back injury that caused him to miss part of the captain's run the previous day.

Industry Ireland Team News v Wales, Saturday 2.15pm kick-off
Author: 0 Ireland Team News v Wales, Saturday 2.15pm kick-off

With the likes of Williams, Biggar and Leigh Halfpenny - who missed the 12-6 defeat to England with a foot injury - all returning to face unbeaten Ireland at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday, Wales' starting line-up is at its strongest since last autumn's opening Test against Australia.

Industry Svitolina doubles up with Dubai victory
Author: 0 Svitolina doubles up with Dubai victory

She kept up the pressure in the second set and quickly wrapped up victory for her 11th career title. "It's awesome, coming back to Dubai and playing as a defending champion was incredible". When asked how she had managed to win the match, she replied, "Who knows". "You're facing the best defender in the world". "She strikes the ball well".

Industry Li Shufu-owned Geely Group becomes largest shareholder in Daimler AG
Author: 0 Li Shufu-owned Geely Group becomes largest shareholder in Daimler AG

Daimler said: "We welcome that the entrepreneur Li Shufu will become a long-term oriented shareholder". Geely considers that there is potential in Daimler due to the fact it its developing internet connections that use high speed for autonomous cars during at a time Li says that the satellite beam may one day become more important overall for the auto industry.