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Tech Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Not Concerned About Facebook's New YouTube Competitor
Author: 0 Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Not Concerned About Facebook's New YouTube Competitor

The measures include removing a channel from Google Preferred and YouTube Original, suspension of advertising from creators' channels and removing eligibility to have a video be recommended. As such, Bardin said that it is critical to ensure that the "actions of a few" do not impact the 99.9% of creators who use their channels to connect with their fans or build thriving businesses.

Tech Amazon reportedly making its own AI chips
Author: 0 Amazon reportedly making its own AI chips

Blink's portfolio can run for months or even years from a set of regular AA batteries, cutting the need for a power cord altogether. "Customers can also manage their shopping settings in the Alexa app, such as turning off voice purchasing or requiring a confirmation code before every order", Amazon added: "Additionally, orders placed with Alexa for physical products are eligible for free returns".

Tech German court says Facebook's real name policy is illegal
Author: 0 German court says Facebook's real name policy is illegal

The Federation of German Consumer Organisations affirms Facebook's default settings - and some of its T&Cs - breach consumer law. The court agreed with vzbv that Facebook users were not sufficiently informed about privacy-related options before registering for the service, which made it impossible for them to evaluate and really consent to the privacy policies and terms of service.

Tech Play Overwatch for free this weekend
Author: 0 Play Overwatch for free this weekend

Blizzard have a terrific opportunity in mind for you this week, with a free weekend set to begin on February 16, overing you the chance to play around with the game's full set of features. The Overwatch free weekend will start at 11am PT (7pm if in the UK) on 16th February. Like with previous free weekends, any progress that is earned over the course of the free trial weekend will be automatically carried over to the full game once it is purchased.

Tech Just announced: 3 big changes coming to Sam's Club in 2018
Author: 0 Just announced: 3 big changes coming to Sam's Club in 2018

On a media call Tuesday afternoon, Sam's Club CEO John Furner and Samsclub.com CEO and Executive Vice President of membership and technology Jamie Iannone also gave an update on a January announcement to shutter 63 club's and transform some into e-commerce fulfillment centers .

Tech Samsung Galaxy S9: Speed tests show Snapdragon 845 will blitz 2017 flagships
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9: Speed tests show Snapdragon 845 will blitz 2017 flagships

This may have somewhat harmed performance scaling, though the Snapdragon 845 is faster than the 835, especially in floating point performance. I spent some time comparing the new Snapdragon 845's performance against the leading smartphones so that you can get an idea of how much of an improvement this really is.

Tech New Report Says Apple HomePod Lacks Sound Quality
Author: 0 New Report Says Apple HomePod Lacks Sound Quality

Apple's HomePod costs a premium price of $349, and if you want warranty on it, it will run you an additional $39. The consumer electronics market is now teeming with various kinds of smart gadgets for the home. Things can change in future updates, but the situation looks pretty grim at the moment. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news. Already engrossed in Apple's ecosystem.

Tech Shani Davis upset he lost flag bearing honor in coin toss
Author: 0 Shani Davis upset he lost flag bearing honor in coin toss

This news did not sit well with Shani Davis , who is similarly worthy as a two-time gold medalist and the first black athlete to win gold in an individual Winter Olympic event. According to Team USA, Hamlin was chosen after a vote by other members of Team USA. Hamlin came out victorious in the coin toss, earning her the distinction of being the fourth luger to serve as the United States flag bearer.

Tech YouTube TV Adds Turner Channels, Raises Price
Author: 0 YouTube TV Adds Turner Channels, Raises Price

The big announcement today touched on a couple of the components of YouTube TV . YouTube seems to believe that the unique perks of its service - a cloud DVR with no storage limits and six individual users per account - are enough to compensate for the increased price.

Tech Apple's Tim Cook sees dividend hikes, calls succession a priority
Author: 0 Apple's Tim Cook sees dividend hikes, calls succession a priority

Apple's shares are up 17% higher for the past 12-month period and down about 9% year-to-date in 2018. Shareholders who gathered in the company's Steve Jobs Theater also heard Cook tell them Apple's wearables business is nearing the size of a Fortune 400 company .

Tech Fortnite Responds To Battle Royale Server Issues
Author: 0 Fortnite Responds To Battle Royale Server Issues

As of now, only the basic SMG is being removed. The biggest news - SMG is exiting soon. Battle Royale developer Epic Games revealed that more limited-time mode would be coming to the game. In the future, fans can expect the SMG to return, and for Epic to temporarily remove other weapons as well. If the weapon will be stocked on the Vault soon, is there a plan to make it available again? Additionally, we're looking to add different types of items down the road (beyond just weapons ...

Tech Xiaomi Launches Redmi Note 5 And Redmi Note 5 Pro In India
Author: 0 Xiaomi Launches Redmi Note 5 And Redmi Note 5 Pro In India

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro come in four color options which are black, gold, light blue and rose gold. You'll be able to purchase the TV from Mi.com as well as Mi Home stores. The display on the device is a beautifully designed 5.99-inch FullHD+ display with a resolution of 2160×1080. It has fingerprint and Infrared sensor both.

Tech The all-new BMW X4
Author: 0 The all-new BMW X4

The 2019 X4 is now just over 3-inches longer than its predecessor, while its wheelbase has grown just over 2-inches longer and its now 1.4-inches wider. There's a wide array of available powertrains - three petrol and three diesel units, with power outputs between 135 kW/184 hp and 265 kW/360 hp (fuel consumption combined: 9.0 - 5.4 l/100 km [31.4 - 52.3 mpg imp]; Carbon dioxide emissions combined: 209 - 142 g/km).

Tech Google shipped 3.9 million Pixel phones a year ago, IDC says
Author: 0 Google shipped 3.9 million Pixel phones a year ago, IDC says

However, IDC's latest Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker report ( via @fjeronimo ) suggests that sales of Google Pixel devices doubled in 2017, reaching a total of 3.9 million units. "The Essential Phone only shipped 88,000 units in 2017". Francisco Jeronimo , the IDC research director that revealed the figure above, noted that shipments have actually doubled, but as The Verge's Vlad Savov points out it's still less than the iPhones sold in a week.

Tech Google Found a Way to Bring Smart Replies to All Messaging Apps
Author: 0 Google Found a Way to Bring Smart Replies to All Messaging Apps

Now that you have an understanding of what smart replies are, you should also know that a small R&D team at Google is working to bring this feature to all of your favorite messaging clients. Do you wish a robot could free you of your constant communication obligations via WhatsApp , Facebook or text messages? For example, "yes" or "no" if you've arrived somewhere or the time it will take for you to reach the given location.

Tech United Kingdom younger audiences moving off Facebook
Author: 0 United Kingdom younger audiences moving off Facebook

Facebook has a "teen problem", the company said, adding that it expects fewer and fewer young social media users to continue to use the site in the future. A report by eMarketer claims that the number of Facebook users under 24 will drop by about two million people over the course of 2018. "But not all of those users are migrating to Instagram ".

Tech Winter Olympics: In security breach, spectator crashes opening ceremony twice in Pyeongchang
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: In security breach, spectator crashes opening ceremony twice in Pyeongchang

An inter-Korean summit would be the third of its kind, after Kim's father and predecessor Kim Jong Il met the South's Kim Dae-jung and Roh Moo-hyun in 2000 and 2007 respectively, both of them in Pyongyang. But North Korea's record on human rights and the growing threat from its nuclear weapons program appeared out of mind. Pence and Moon took two very different diplomatic approaches to the North Korean delegation's attendance at the games in Pyeongchang .

Tech Instagram notifies you when someone takes screenshot of your Story
Author: 0 Instagram notifies you when someone takes screenshot of your Story

Instagram will be adding this feature to the "ephermal part" of its platform, Stories. While not all users now have this feature, there's no saying whether or not it will even reach the majority of its users. " Next time you take a screenshot or screen recording, the person who posted the story will be able to see ", a popup notification reads. As per a statement given to the TechCrunch Instagram affirmed the test and said that we are always finding methods and ways for improving the ...

Tech MI basketball answers Wisconsin's 2nd-half runs for 83-72 win
Author: 0 MI basketball answers Wisconsin's 2nd-half runs for 83-72 win

But by the time UW started its run and chose to claw back into the contest, it was trailing by 23 points. The Wolverines (20-7, 9-5) won on the road for the first time since upsetting Michigan State on January 13. Moe Wagner led the Maize and Blue with 20 points and 11 rebounds while Duncan Robinson scored 16 points and made all four of his triples in the first half.

Tech Here's How Many Athletes Are Competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Here's How Many Athletes Are Competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics

The powerful Kim sister also attended Friday's opening ceremony , but before the hockey match there were none of the flag-burning protests against the North's Olympic presence that had marked the previous few days. "Moon should be aware that he has to urge denuclearisation to North Korea by himself, not depending on dialogue between the US and North Korea ", an editorial in the Yomiuri Newspaper read.

Author: 0 Volume Buzzers on Charts: Rowan Companies plc (NYSE:RDC)

Estabrook Capital Management who had been investing in Now Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $998.80 million market cap company. Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.56, from 1.26 in 2017Q2. 27 funds opened positions while 76 raised stakes. Pacad Investment reported 20,100 shares.

Tech Watching the Olympics Without a TV? There's Tech for That
Author: 0 Watching the Olympics Without a TV? There's Tech for That

Sign up with one of them and you can both test the service for a month and use your credentials to enable live streaming in the NBC Sports apps. However, luckily we live in an age of internet TV providers and those providers offer free trials.

Tech Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president to visit him in Pyongyang
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president to visit him in Pyongyang

Mr Kim Yong Nam , the North's nominal head of state who was also at Saturday's meeting, said "even unexpected difficulties and ordeals could be surely overcome and the future of reunification brought earlier when having a firm will and taking courage and determination to usher in a new heyday of inter-Korean relations".

Tech Turkish Military Helicopter Shot Down In Syria
Author: 0 Turkish Military Helicopter Shot Down In Syria

The civil war has killed about 400,000, displaced half the population and sent more than 5 million refugees mostly to neighboring countries. France is among Assad's harshest critics. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 75 people died on Thursday, three of wounds suffered the previous day. This would mark the first time the YPG have downed a Turkish aircraft in the Afrin offensive.

Tech 'Gully Boy' to release on Valentine's Day 2019
Author: 0 'Gully Boy' to release on Valentine's Day 2019

Gully Boy , Alia and Ranveer's next is slated to release on Valentine's next year. Singh used the release date, "14th February 2019 #gullyboy " to caption the image. The film that also stars actors Siddhant Chaturvedi, Vijay Varma and Kalki Koechlin in pivotal roles, talks about street rappers is based in the slums of Mumbai .

Tech Asus Zenfone 5 Lite launch on February 27; Know Specification, Futures
Author: 0 Asus Zenfone 5 Lite launch on February 27; Know Specification, Futures

If the company continues its tradition of launching smartphones, we might see a bigger variant with the unannounced Snapdragon 670 chipset. Next up, we have the flagship Zenfone 5z slated for June 2018 release. The phone will be a camera powerhouse with four sensors, two 20-megapixel lenses on the front and two 16-megapixel ones on the rear. The Zenfone 5 Lite will be the first Asus smartphone to offer quad camera setup.

Tech WhatsApp is beta testing p2p mobile payments in India
Author: 0 WhatsApp is beta testing p2p mobile payments in India

However, there is no word on utility payments coming to WhatsApp Payments anytime soon, which could give the e-wallets an edge over it. Users actively using the feature will be another factor that has to be considered after the launch of WhatsApp Payments.

Tech Moto Z2 Force India launch date revealed
Author: 0 Moto Z2 Force India launch date revealed

If you recall, Moto Z2 Force was announced at their #hellomotoworld event in NY previous year in July. The device will come bundled with the Moto TurboPower pack which was launched in India in December a year ago with a price tag of Rs 5,999.

Author: 0 Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO) Earns News Impact Score of 0.12

BidaskClub lowered Take-Two Interactive Software from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday. Cowen & Co maintained The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) rating on Thursday, July 13. The value of a stock is ultimately determined by the amount of cash flow that the investors have available. Ascend Limited Liability holds 0.04% or 10,126 shares in its portfolio.