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Research WhatsApp gets picture-in-picture video calling feature
Author: 0 WhatsApp gets picture-in-picture video calling feature

Whatsapp has updated its app with a major feature (PiP or picture-in-picture mode), these crucial and major features introduced in Android Oreo . According to WhatsApp, the text-based status feature will let users update to their contacts in a more fun, personal way.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Pre-Orders Break All Records

Samsung has announced that around 395,000 consumers have pre-ordered the Galaxy Note 8 in South Korea on the first day alone. Samsung is bringing their latest flagship Galaxy Note 8 wrapped with many more exciting features while the dual camera is no doubt the main attraction.

Research The man who's putting TVR back on the road
Author: 0 The man who's putting TVR back on the road

This time, it has brought in Gordon Murray - the creator of the McLaren F1 - to design the vehicle. A full ground-effect aerodynamic package is included, while the auto weighs a mere 1,250kg with a flawless 50:50 weight distribution. Like any true TVR , the Griffith doesn't use excessive aerodynamic elements such as a big rear wing spoiler. Custom wheels, all leather interior, bespoke infotainment system and special paint are included.

Research Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris Details Crop Up on the Xbox Store
Author: 0 Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris Details Crop Up on the Xbox Store

The area of Mercury players will explore will be the Infinite Forest. Destiny 2 released worldwide on September 6 and today is September 8 i.e. just two days passed since the release of Destiny 2 and we already have few interesting new details regarding the first DLC for the game.

Research Samsung Galaxy C8 Launched in China, Comes with Dual-Camera setup
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy C8 Launched in China, Comes with Dual-Camera setup

After the successful launch of the most stunning flagship device of the year from the South Korean smartphone manufacturer, the Galaxy Note 8 with the USP of Dual Rear Camera. One of the sensors is a telephoto lens, while the other is a wide-angle camera. In the Camera section, it sports a Dual 13MP+5MP Camera with the Aperture of F/1.7, LED Flash and in the front, it has a 16MP snapper for selfies with Aperture F/1.9, LED Flash.

Research Virginia Score Well on ACT Tests - Again
Author: 0 Virginia Score Well on ACT Tests - Again

Results released Thursday show that this year's graduating seniors scored nearly half a point higher than last year's seniors, earning an average composite score of 21.5 out of a possible 36. But many students have work obligations and transportation problems that interfere with weekend testing dates, he said. South Carolina's Class of 2017 scored better than the year before on the ACT college readiness test that all students are required to take, but still scored below the national ...

Research County animal shelter to temporarily stop accepting animals Thursday
Author: 0 County animal shelter to temporarily stop accepting animals Thursday

Of the dogs and puppies flown in from a Louisiana shelter last week, more than 30 will be available for adoption today at San Diego Humane Society's San Diego Campus, 5500 Gaines St. "We're being extremely cautious not to do that", she said. As critical needs come up, Charleston Animal Society will do what it can to help other animal care agencies.

Research Jaguar Land Rover commits to an electric/hybrid future
Author: 0 Jaguar Land Rover commits to an electric/hybrid future

For the past, there is the classic 1968 roadster, the E-type - but this is is the E-type Zero, which has been retrofitted with an electric powertrain and a modern dashboard with all of the instruments that a hybrid requires. For example, one auto on display is the E-Type Zero, in which an electric drivetrain has been retrofitted into the iconic 1968 roadster design. The concept could become part of a future mobility solution including autonomous , connected and electric cars , where ...

Research Sun unleashes most powerful solar flare since 2006
Author: 0 Sun unleashes most powerful solar flare since 2006

Nasa captured two high-intensity solar flares emitted from the Sun on Wednesday. Like Earth, the sun has a magnetic field, sort of like a looped rubber band: at one end is the south pole, the other the north. Solar flares are regular occurrences, but yesterday's event was the strongest since 2006. Both of the solar flares erupted from the same active region of the sun, a region NASA calls AR 2673.

Research What We Know About The Secretive Space Plane SpaceX Just Launched
Author: 0 What We Know About The Secretive Space Plane SpaceX Just Launched

This marks the first time that SpaceX was granted the opportunity to use its Falcon 9 to launch the X-37B , and it shows that the has confidence in the rocket's reliability rating. The X-37B mission that ended in May lasted for 718 days in space. "The fifth OTV mission continues to advance the X-37B's performance and flexibility as a space technology demonstrator and host platform for experimental payloads", the Air Force said in a press release.

Research Huawei launched Honor V9 Play alongside the Honor 6 Play
Author: 0 Huawei launched Honor V9 Play alongside the Honor 6 Play

The Honor 6 Play comes with on-screen buttons, as there are no physical or capacitive buttons included on the front side of this smartphone, though the company's logo is placed below the display. It has the metal uni-body design along with rounded edges, antenna bands, rear fingerprint scanner. Other Honor V9 Pro features include 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS, and GLONASS.

Research World Cup 2017 Italy vs Israel In Diretta streaming
Author: 0 World Cup 2017 Italy vs Israel In Diretta streaming

Which is why watching Syria get so emotional is great! With 21 points from their previous nine matches, Iran sits on top of Group A's table and have already qualified for the next year's extravaganza in Russian Federation. Iran's coach Carlos Queiroz rejected any match-fixing plans, with Iranian midfielder Ashkan Dejagah saying his team is determined to win. The Taeguk Warriors suffered shock qualifying defeats to China and Qatar, and ended their campaign with back-to-back goalless draws.

Research Facebook Claims It's Reaching More Americans Than Exist in America
Author: 0 Facebook Claims It's Reaching More Americans Than Exist in America

Figures Facebook Inc gives advertisers about its potential reach differ from USA census data , an investment analyst said on Tuesday, renewing questions about how tech companies verify the value of their digital marketing space. But one analyst points out that the social media giant's own figures about its audience differ considerably from US census data. Around 5.6 million non-residents visited the United States in January this year .

Research Fake Russian Facebook Accounts Bought $100000 in Political Ads
Author: 0 Fake Russian Facebook Accounts Bought $100000 in Political Ads

Congress and special counsel Robert Mueller are in the process of investigating Russian interference in the US election, including allegations that Moscow may have coordinated with Trump campaign officials. But while Facebook may be able to limit what people can and can't buy on its platform, it doesn't change the fact that social media has created a stage for anyone looking to spread false information online, with or without ads.

Research Facebook offers millions to music industry to avert copyright crisis
Author: 0 Facebook offers millions to music industry to avert copyright crisis

Music industry executives also hope licensing songs for user-generated video on Facebook will place greater pressure on YouTube to behave. Due to this, many record labels, in particular, have often submitted requests to Facebook to have certain popular videos without these music rights taken down from the platform if they were still up.

Research Facial recognition payments 'smile to pay' debuts in China
Author: 0 Facial recognition payments 'smile to pay' debuts in China

Alipay will offer loss coverage in the event of theft of a customer's Smile to Pay account, Ant Financial said . Fast food giant KFC has just unveiled a new technology that allows customers to pay their bills with the use of the facial recognition feature.

Research Rudy quits ahead of Cabinet rejig
Author: 0 Rudy quits ahead of Cabinet rejig

Shah, who has already had several meetings over the past two weeks with several cabinet ministers, held an unscheduled meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi just before Rudy's resignation. MSME Minister Kalraj Mishra has resigned from his post as he had crossed the 75-year mark set for all union ministers. Talk of a reshuffle gained ground after the BJP last month chose its senior leader M Venkaiah Naidu as its vice-presidential candidate.

Research A Massive Black Hole in the Center of the Milky Way
Author: 0 A Massive Black Hole in the Center of the Milky Way

Their eventual discovery will do more than just illuminate the process by which supermassive black holes form. Now, a team led by Tomoharu Oka of Keio University in Japan believes it has found some solid data to back up a theory that a mid-sized black hole is actually hanging out in our own home galaxy.

Research WhatsApp moving forward with monetizable business features
Author: 0 WhatsApp moving forward with monetizable business features

Facebook is finally making plans to start making real money from WhatsApp. Still, it's hard to imagine the new business-oriented services are all Facebook has planned for the wildly popular messaging app. "That's part of the reason why we are spending a lot of time there to understand what people and businesses want from WhatsApp". We know businesses have many different needs.

Research ASUS Mixed Reality Headset Delayed Until 2018
Author: 0 ASUS Mixed Reality Headset Delayed Until 2018

All of this innovation will be brought to life by a range of beautifully designed, and feature rich modern devices available from our hardware partners this holiday. The Fall Creators Update brings new enhancements to Game Mode, which allows games to use the full processing power of a device as if it was an Xbox game console, right from a new button on the Game bar.

Research USA shoots down medium-range ballistic missile in Hawaii test
Author: 0 USA shoots down medium-range ballistic missile in Hawaii test

In a phone call , Trump gave "conceptual approval" to a multi-billion dollar equipment sale to Seoul, the White House said in a statement, The Hill reported . On the campaign trail, Trump said that he would be happy to have a burger in a boardroom with Kim, and in recent months he has called Kim a "smart cookie" and has said he would be "honoured" to meet him.

Research Huawei hopes AI chipset will give it edge over new iPhone
Author: 0 Huawei hopes AI chipset will give it edge over new iPhone

While Huawei's rivals are likely working on chip upgrades as well, "making AI computation faster and more efficient will give Huawei an edge, if it can demonstrate improved performance or battery life when conducting everyday tasks", said Tim Coulling, analyst at electronics-research firm Canalys as cited in Wall Street Journal.

Research Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Box Package Appears Before Next Week's Unveil
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Box Package Appears Before Next Week's Unveil

The Chinese firm, Xiaomi had established a strong base in most emerging market such as India. The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 does not have an earpiece, or a camera on the upper front due to its bezel-less 6.4-inch display . As you can see in the image, the model number is clearly visible as Mix 2. Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Launch expected to be in the mid of September. Both these factors combined are more than enough proof that the Mi A1 is getting launched on September 5.

Research Record-breaking NASA astronaut Whitson returns to earth
Author: 0 Record-breaking NASA astronaut Whitson returns to earth

During the change-of-command ceremony, Bresnik took over from Yurchikhin, who presented him with a symbolic "key to the space station". NASA had scheduled a news conference earlier this week with Whitson, to be filmed from the space station, but said it had to be rescheduled after she returns because of the impact of Hurricane Harvey in Houston.

Research Frankfurt evacuation sees 70000 out to defuse WWII bomb
Author: 0 Frankfurt evacuation sees 70000 out to defuse WWII bomb

The German media quotes the massive 4,000 pound bomb as having been given the nickname "Wohnblockknacker", or " Blockbuster " in English, during the war. In May 2017, another bomb , found in Hanover during pre-construction work on a building, forced another evacuation . Authorities issued a map with the evacuation zone that the bomb can damage.

Research Manny Pacquiao: Eight-weight champion pulls out of Jeff Horn rematch
Author: 0 Manny Pacquiao: Eight-weight champion pulls out of Jeff Horn rematch

Arum is likewise unsure when exactly Pacquiao is going to resurface. But Horn's promoter Dean Lonergan is confident the rematch will be held in 2018 when Pacquiao has less on his plate as a senator. Full time Philippine Senator and part-time boxer Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao is still undecided on whether or not he wants to rematch WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn this year or 2018.

Research General Motors Company (GM) Shares Sold by Artemis Investment Management LLP
Author: 0 General Motors Company (GM) Shares Sold by Artemis Investment Management LLP

Sales also fell for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Ford Motor Co., while General Motors Co. and Toyota Motor Corp. gained. The Houston metro area ranks eighth nationwide in registered vehicles, with 5.6 million in operation, and accounts for about 2.3 percent of USA new-vehicle sales, according to Jonathan Smoke, chief economist at Kelley Blue Book's parent company Cox Automotive.

Research Dead Rising 4 Delivering Zombie Christmas Goodness To PlayStation 4
Author: 0 Dead Rising 4 Delivering Zombie Christmas Goodness To PlayStation 4

The package will include the following goodies. Despite being as dead to series fans as the zombies that you mow down, Dead Rising 4 is getting a second lease of life on PlayStation 4 . These additions consist on special costumes, a story expansion, and a brand new Capcom Heroes mode in which Frank takes new powers from the outfits of many iconic Capcom characters like Mega Man .

Research TRAPPIST-1's Outer Planets May Harbor Water, New Study Finds
Author: 0 TRAPPIST-1's Outer Planets May Harbor Water, New Study Finds

The Hubble Space Telescope has spotted possible signs of water on the outer planets of TRAPPIST-1, the system with the most exoplanets in a star's habitable zone . They also looked for any hydrogen "escaping" from the atmospheres, since that detection would be an indication of water vapor . It's possible for Hubble to detect escaped hydrogen gas, which can act as a "possible indicator of atmospheric water vapor", according to the statement on the research.

Research Barrett breaks Ohio State record for offensive yards
Author: 0 Barrett breaks Ohio State record for offensive yards

Dobbins , who might look small out on the field amid the others, but who in person looks like pure hell to tackle given the optimal thickness of his 5-foot-10 body. "I kind of tempered my emotions with you guys early on, because we have seen that since spring practice". Weber was "about 80 percent" this week but Meyer expects him to be ready to play against Oklahoma next Saturday.

Research Lenovo's mixed reality headset offers built-in tracking for $350
Author: 0 Lenovo's mixed reality headset offers built-in tracking for $350

Finding the pen has been made easier with Windows Find my Pen fixes in the Fall Creators Update . Microsoft hardware partners announced a whole range of new devices, and Microsoft choose to highlight some on the Windows blog. Other updates include a new smart pen system which enables the tracking of the implement if it is lost, along with general security updates . In early May 2017, Microsoft ended support for version 1507 ; the first version of Windows 10 released in ...

Research Odinga hails historic day for Kenya and Africa as court annuls election
Author: 0 Odinga hails historic day for Kenya and Africa as court annuls election

The judge said the election board "failed, neglected or refused to conduct the presidential election in a manner consistent with the dictates of the constitution". The electoral body had previously declared Kenyatta the victor after garnering 54 percent of the votes cast. Around 1,200 people were killed and 600,000 displaced due to violence after Odinga lost an election in 2007 against Mwai Kibaki, according to Reuters .

Research No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again Revealed For Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again Revealed For Nintendo Switch

No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again will be available exclusively for Nintendo Switch sometime in 2018. It's premiering on the Nintendo Switch ahead of other platforms, which is a nice little get for Ninty. Lately, Nintendo has ramped up its focus on indie developers. Additionally, if you're planning on venturing to Japan in late September, demonstration booths at the Tokyo Game Show will be on hand as well.

Research LG V30 first impressions: Gorgeous dual camera phone built for creators
Author: 0 LG V30 first impressions: Gorgeous dual camera phone built for creators

The LG V30 boasts a curved glass front and back, as well as the polished metal frame, but also comes with IP68 certification, which means it is dust- and water-resistant. LG's hopes are now with the V30 smartphone since its last premium device, the LG G6 could not set the markets rolling. Graphy is a new feature within the camera's Manual Mode, letting you choose from among a portfolio of professional shots and then apply those metadata presets to their own photos.

Research Nest is launching a new and cheaper smart thermostat this week
Author: 0 Nest is launching a new and cheaper smart thermostat this week

Rather than a glossy metal ring with a big, bright screen in the middle of it, this version of the Nest Thermostat looks a lot more like other, duller thermostats. Where the original shows the time and weather, the new product simply focuses on the internal temperature , but it still has all the machine learning that the company prides itself on.

Research Cameroonian coach says Indomitable Lions are more experienced than Super Eagles
Author: 0 Cameroonian coach says Indomitable Lions are more experienced than Super Eagles

In 19 previous encounters, Nigeria won 11 times, with Cameroun winning four times and four matches drawn. "So, we got the opportunity handy and had received them and for those we have not been able to do, we will still do it at the appropriate time knowing too well that this government is always committed to receiving an honouring our athletes whenever they make the country proud".

Research IPhone 8 Home Button Will Be Ditched In Favor Of Gesture Controls
Author: 0 IPhone 8 Home Button Will Be Ditched In Favor Of Gesture Controls

Gesture controls will now bring you to the main app grid and show you which apps are open. (Picture: Nodus) br / Metrograb without permission from internet. Also as per the reports, the phone will support wireless charging. Wireless charging uses magnetic coils built into the phone and charging pad to create an electromagnetic field and generate a current that charges your phone.

Research Samsung announces Gear Sport, Gear Fit2 Pro, and Gear IconX (2018)
Author: 0 Samsung announces Gear Sport, Gear Fit2 Pro, and Gear IconX (2018)

There's no specific price for the Gear Sport yet, but we expect it to be between $200 and $300 ($300 is about £230). The pricing and availability are yet to be announced. Running Tizen OS it is compatible with all Android 4.4+ phones and recent iPhones running iOS 9+, and comes in two sizes. The providence of the Gear Sport is clear when you use it, though.

Research Halo is coming to Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality platform
Author: 0 Halo is coming to Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality platform

Kipman has said these headsets will work with computers that cost as little as $500. So Microsoft recalibrated, and started down a side road called Windows Mixed Reality , a technology that is only somewhat related to HoloLens . The controllers look like the HTC Vive Wands and Oculus Touch controllers had a baby, and those headsets include internal sensors that negate the need for any boxes or mic stands scattered around your living room.