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Tech Star Wars: 96% of franchise's directors and writers are white men
Author: 0 Star Wars: 96% of franchise's directors and writers are white men

Okay, so it's not actually a scene, nor is it much more than a moment. Following the exit of Phil Lord and Chris Miller , veteran director Ron Howard took the reigns. So then this came my way, and I was talking to Kathy, and the now tragically late Alli Shearmur, an old friend. "I was reluctant, but I also began to feel that I could help".

Tech Here's what the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9 lineup could look like
Author: 0 Here's what the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9 lineup could look like

This innovative feature is something that the iPhone X can most definitely not do. The lack of a headphone jack sparked mixed reactions as it forces consumers to rely on wireless headphones rather than regular ones. Reputed tipster Evan Blass is, once again, first to the scene. Blass shared a render of the new Samsung DeX Pad, and the smartphone placed in this dock has a headphone jack.

Author: 0 (CELG) Holdings Trimmed by Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc. TX

Atria Investments Llc increased its stake in Celgene Corp (CELG) by 13.53% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hutchin Hill Capital Lp bought 900 shares as the company's stock rose 13.73% with the market. The company was maintained on Friday, October 13 by Barclays Capital. The rating was maintained by Mizuho on Thursday, June 1 with "Buy". The rating was initiated by Macquarie Research with "Outperform" on Monday, July 27.

Tech Valentine's day offer : HDFC partnered Apple, offering huge cashbacks!
Author: 0 Valentine's day offer : HDFC partnered Apple, offering huge cashbacks!

The offer is listed in the iStore website, it should be noted that consumer will only get cashback with HDFC debit, credit card or consumer durable loans and offer will be available at certain offline Apple store till 14 February. The iPad Mini 4 is available only in 128GB variant and the price is Rs 33,800 for the WiFi-only model. Coming to the iPhones, the Apple iPhone SE which is presently selling at Rs 22,000 will cost you Rs 15,000 after the cashback.

Tech Twitch revises community guidelines in crackdown on sexual content and harassment
Author: 0 Twitch revises community guidelines in crackdown on sexual content and harassment

Thoughts about Twitch's new rules? This is just the first of many improvements coming to the policies, moderation processes, and safety features on Twitch. Streaming platform Twitch has revised its community guidelines, in a bid to eliminate inappropriate sexual content and cut down on harassment. Its policy surrounding nudity and sexual behaviour is similar to what came before but in much greater detail, stating: "Attire (or lack of attire) meant to be sexually suggestive includes ...

Tech Pakistan Zindabad slogan chanted in Occupied Kashmir assembly
Author: 0 Pakistan Zindabad slogan chanted in Occupied Kashmir assembly

Around 5 am on Saturday, the group of terrorists attacked the Army headquarters at Sunjwan in Jammu . Later amid the House proceedings, BJP MLA and J&K Assembly Speaker Kavinder Gupta alleged links between the Rohingya settlements in Jammu with the attack on Army camp today.

Tech Facebook testing
Author: 0 Facebook testing "Downvoting" of comments

How To Combine Facebook Profile Picture With Cover Photo Facebook is by no doubt the world's most popular social media network with the largest community. The test is presently quite limited, just for a small set of people in the U.S. only. The downvote button , for right now, only appears on public Page posts, not on Groups posts or those from individual users.

Tech Nintendo has Some
Author: 0 Nintendo has Some "Appealing Ideas" for Switch Online

You earn the gold points by purchasing games. According to Nintendo, 60% of US Switch owners own Super Mario Odyssey and 55% own The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. If consumers come to take it for granted that everybody has a Nintendo Switch, then we can create new and very Nintendo genres of play, and Nintendo Switch can have a life apart from smart devices and other video game systems.

Tech New Kingdom Hearts 3 Trailer Debuts Monsters Inc
Author: 0 New Kingdom Hearts 3 Trailer Debuts Monsters Inc

After this introduction we're then given a glimpse of Mike, Sully, and Boo, and Sora's transformation as a monster-version of himself with furry blue skin and spiky hair. Development is now split into three distinct sections: Early, middle, and late. Rapunzel was also shown as a new party character, while the game will also receive a new theme song called 'Don't Think Twice, ' created by Hikaru Utada.

Tech EE Targets Rural Broadband Not-spots With 4G Antenna
Author: 0 EE Targets Rural Broadband Not-spots With 4G Antenna

BT signalled a new approach to delivering residential broadband as its mobile arm EE launched a new 4G-powered solution for the home. It comes after the government announced last month that 95 percent of the United Kingdom population could now access superfast broadband with speeds of 24Mbps or faster.

Tech Xiaomi Mi 2S Sketch And Specs Leak, Ceramic Build Mentioned
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi 2S Sketch And Specs Leak, Ceramic Build Mentioned

Specsheet of the Mi MIX 2S has leaked online along with a sketch (pictured above) that gives us an idea of what the device might look like. Contrary to earlier reports, the company is not likely to launch its flagship Mi 7 smartphone during the tech expo.

Tech Samsung is releasing Android Oreo for the Galaxy S6 series and Note5
Author: 0 Samsung is releasing Android Oreo for the Galaxy S6 series and Note5

Along with Android Oreo, the update brings latest February 1 Security patch to the device which will protect it from prevailing vulnerabilities. However, some of these phones are more than two-and-a-half years old, which has led some to guess that the company would not roll out the Oreo update for them.

Author: 0 BidaskClub Upgrades Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) to Buy

Activision Blizzard, Inc . has a twelve month low of $38.93 and a twelve month high of $74.94. It has outperformed by 35.20% the S&P500. The institutional investor held 88,109 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $4.39M, up from 46,627 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Tech At Pyeongchang 2018, Kim Jong Un's sister takes VIP seat
Author: 0 At Pyeongchang 2018, Kim Jong Un's sister takes VIP seat

Moon, however, dismissed the proposal, saying it is a matter of his country's sovereignty, the office added. The North Korean delegation that arrived in the South on leader Kim Jong Un's private jet also includes his sister Kim Yo Jong. South Korean President Moon Jae-in has smiled and shaken hands with North Korea's 90-year-old nominal head of state as they attended a VIP reception before the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Olympics.

Tech Samsung's Chairman Lee suspected of tax evasion according to South Korean police
Author: 0 Samsung's Chairman Lee suspected of tax evasion according to South Korean police

If the report is confirmed, it would mark the electronics giant's involvement in yet another political scandal, after the heir to parent Samsung Group, Jay Y. The prosecution became aware of Samsung's alleged financial support during its ongoing probe into a former official from the presidential office, who had helped DAS to hire a U.S.

Tech Bitcoin (BTC) Price Reaches $8271.13 on Exchanges
Author: 0 Bitcoin (BTC) Price Reaches $8271.13 on Exchanges

According to International Crypto Analysts, Bitcoin (BTC ) eyes $8796.36 target on the road to $17240.35. The characteristic volatility of the crypto market, especially over the last few weeks, has some investors experiencing feelings of anxiety and worry.

Tech Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Options Gentle Show with 1218 Drones
Author: 0 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Options Gentle Show with 1218 Drones

The fleet of drones is controlled by one pilot. The Shooting Star light show was pre-recorded, just like Lady Gaga's American flag, but that's because Pyeongchang can get very cold and very windy. "It's in essence technology meeting art", says Anil Nanduri, general manager of Intel's drone group to Wired . "From flying 100 drones simultaneously in 2015, to 500 drones in 2016, and now more than 1,000 drones - the sky is the limit with entertaining through Intel drone light shows".

Tech How Many Athletes Are Competing at the Olympics?
Author: 0 How Many Athletes Are Competing at the Olympics?

While Mr. Moon and Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe , both shook hands with Mr. Kim, Mr. Pence did not, South Korean officials said. The unified team will face Switzerland, the victor of the bronze medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi and current world No.

Tech Android Messages may soon let you send texts from the web
Author: 0 Android Messages may soon let you send texts from the web

The good news is that if you're someone who relies on Android Messages quite a bit, you'll be pleased to learn that the folks at Android Police have found hints that a web version of Android Messages could be in the works. This is pretty huge news for messaging on Android. For those not familiar, RCS (Rich Communication Services) is super-powered text messaging , in a way, that does all of the stuff I just mentioned.

Tech Instagram Tests Regram Feature to Let Users Share Posts
Author: 0 Instagram Tests Regram Feature to Let Users Share Posts

The feature, which will notify users whenever someone has screengrabbed their "Stories", is yet to be enabled by Instagram and is still in development. For example, it introduced a video feature known as "Go Live with" allowing the users to add friends to live broadcasts. Last year, Instagram added a range of new features to its phone application such as allowing the users to edit pictures that their friends sent through means of direct messaging.

Tech North and South Korea heads of state meet, shake hands
Author: 0 North and South Korea heads of state meet, shake hands

The building has honored the Olympics before, including a similar display for the Rio Opening Ceremony in 2016. It was two lookalikes taking the opportunity to cause a sensation in the city before the opening of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games.

Tech Monster Hunter World update 1.05 fixes Celebration Pack bug, network problems
Author: 0 Monster Hunter World update 1.05 fixes Celebration Pack bug, network problems

CAPCOM announced earlier today that Monster Hunter World has shipped six million units so far. One of those events even includes the highly anticipated Horizon: Zero Dawn crossover for PlayStation 4 players. Those players who were not able to claim their "5 Million Celebration Item Pack " now can and the date for its availability has been extended to February 22, 23:59 (UTC).

Tech The latest Apple TV update brings a dedicated News section
Author: 0 The latest Apple TV update brings a dedicated News section

It offers live feeds from a number of sources including CNN , CBS News, Fox News , Cheddar , Bloomberg , and others. You can even track medals using the app and using the News widget on iPhone and iPad you can track results without launching the app.

Tech Chicago gearing up for more rounds of snow
Author: 0 Chicago gearing up for more rounds of snow

Totals could be about a foot by day's end. Eight inches was reported in parts of northern IL and up to about 6 inches was reported the Chicago area. Ice and snow covered Chicago's expressways, where there were at least 25 crashes overnight, the Chicago Tribune reported.

Tech Mahindra EV range leads charge at stall during Auto Expo 2018
Author: 0 Mahindra EV range leads charge at stall during Auto Expo 2018

E-vehicles, hybrids and eco- friendly technology took centre stage at the opening day of the biennial Auto Expo, with Maruti Suzuki , Tata Motors , Mahindra and new entrant Kia Motors along with luxury vehicle makers Mercedes-Benz and BMW displaying their future products.

Tech Twitter made profits for the first time in its history
Author: 0 Twitter made profits for the first time in its history

In the past year, Twitter has doubled the number of characters in a tweet from 140 to 280 and taken steps to reduce the harassment of minorities and women. The firm also struck deals with media companies for live news and entertainment shows to attract more users. What lies ahead for the company? And yet, somehow , Twitter just had its first profitable quarter.

Tech Google Chrome to start marking all HTTP websites 'not secure' from July
Author: 0 Google Chrome to start marking all HTTP websites 'not secure' from July

According to Google, there has been a lot of progress when it comes to getting developers to switch their sites to the more secure HTTPS. Mozilla's Firefox has also been labeling HTTP pages with similar-looking alerts. Google has been purging non-HTTPS-enabled websites for a very long time. " Chrome's new interface will help users understand that all HTTP sites are not secure, and continue to move the web towards a secure HTTPS web by default ", Google said.

Tech Xiaomi, Sony and 16 more OEMs to deliver 5G smartphones in 2019
Author: 0 Xiaomi, Sony and 16 more OEMs to deliver 5G smartphones in 2019

Not on the list, however, are the world's three leading smartphone vendors: Apple, Huawei and Samsung. As for the 5G ecosystem on the telco side, Qualcomm is teaming with AT&T, China Mobile, T-Mobile, NTT DoCoMo, Orange, SK Telecom, Sprint, Telstra, Verizon, and many more.

Tech I'm ready to do anything for Sanjay Bhansali: Ranveer Singh
Author: 0 I'm ready to do anything for Sanjay Bhansali: Ranveer Singh

Shahid Kapoor was seen in the role of Rajput king Maharwal Ratan Singh, Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmini and Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji in the film. He said, "It fills me with more motivation to go out and work even harder and keep doing good work". Ranveer says, "the movie will always be a gem in his filmography".