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Tech BlackBerry Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Facebook
Author: 0 BlackBerry Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Facebook

BlackBerry also says patents pertaining to security and privacy have also been infringed upon by Facebook . The company filed a lawsuit against the social media platforms today, accusing them of developing mobile apps that infringe on BlackBerry's "mobile messaging intellectual property".

Tech Google Expands Lens to More Android Devices with Google Photos
Author: 0 Google Expands Lens to More Android Devices with Google Photos

As far as bug fixes and security updates are concerned, the March patch dated 2018-03-01 resolves a total of 16 issues, while the revised 2018-03-05 patch resolves a total of 21 issues. That first functional update will come as good news to those who noticed a slightly slowed-down fingerprint sensor following the Android 8.1 Oreo update.

Tech Arcade Is Far Cry 5's Map Editor Mode, Features Assassin's Creed Assets
Author: 0 Arcade Is Far Cry 5's Map Editor Mode, Features Assassin's Creed Assets

Ubisoft describes it as 'evolution of the map editor that will deliver an endless amount of free gameplay and map creation opportunities for players'. But that's far from being all, as the company will also make available to all players a really detailed map editor under the name of Far Cry Arcade , which allows players to design and create their own insane version of a Far Cry scenario.

Tech Microsoft to bring Cortana in Outlook on iOS and Android
Author: 0 Microsoft to bring Cortana in Outlook on iOS and Android

Because Microsoft is testing Cortana to work over Bluetooth and read messages out loud, users could soon ask with the digital assistant to check emails, read messages or look into specific contacts while driving around. These phrases could include "Read Messages from" and then give the name of the person you want emails read from. That is about all we know for now about Cortana on the Outlook mobile apps.

Tech Russia Behind Attack In Syria's Idlib — UN Probe
Author: 0 Russia Behind Attack In Syria's Idlib — UN Probe

Capturing the town has enabled the Syrian army to cut off supply routes and communication between the rebels in Eastern Ghouta , said SANA, adding that the rebels in that area are suffering chaos and collapse. The white house has demanded from Russia , Syria and Iran's compliance with resolution of the United Nations security Council, which, in particular, involves the cessation of hostilities in Eastern ghouta.

Tech Google unveils 72-qubit quantum computer
Author: 0 Google unveils 72-qubit quantum computer

In order for a quantum computer to prove " quantum supremacy ", the error rate needs to be in the range of less than 1%. Bristlecone is Google's newest quantum processor (left). In order to achieve the low error rate that the chip is capable of, it requires that all parts play nice together, from the software and control electronics, to the actual processor.

Tech Potential GTA 6 Release Date And Setting Leaked
Author: 0 Potential GTA 6 Release Date And Setting Leaked

Of course, it's still a rumor, so take it as a pinch of salt. According to this source, Grand Theft Auto VI will be set in Vice City and will star the first female lead character in the series . As a matter of fact, anticipation for the title and speculation about its contents are still ongoing, with a recent report suggesting that GTA 6 will be set in Vice City and will feature some missions taking place in South America.

Tech More Battlefield 5 details leak, sequel will have loot boxes
Author: 0 More Battlefield 5 details leak, sequel will have loot boxes

By the way, in terms of proper location and times, Battlefield V looks confirmed to be set in World War II, after a successful return to the historical theme with Battlefield 1 . USgamer's source says "loot boxes are back" and that there are "way more customization options for your soldiers than previous games" but Kotaku's source counters that USgamer is making conclusive statements on inconclusive elements of the game.

Tech BMW M8 Gran Coupe Concept revealed
Author: 0 BMW M8 Gran Coupe Concept revealed

It receives a bold-looking front end featuring a prominent front-bumper assembly with a trio of sizeable air ducts, a new interpretation of BMW's traditional kidney grille that is joined in the middle and features upturned outer edges similar in treatment to the recently introduced X2, angular headlamps with distinctive LED graphics and a long flowing hood.

Tech Geneva: Range Rover SV Coupe is here
Author: 0 Geneva: Range Rover SV Coupe is here

A supercharged V8, two doors, built by Jaguar Land Rover ... but it's not an F-Type. It's sleek with a more raked appearance, but still features all of the luxury appointments and rugged capability expected from Rover products. However, always in a state of evolution, this is also the first Range Rover with a 23-inch wheel option, the company noted. There's another 16 SV Premium colours, too.

Tech Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Leaked by Retailer
Author: 0 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Leaked by Retailer

One user recalls that in Advanced Warfare after the release of Black Ops III appeared guns in the style of world war II - so Sledgehammer Games have hinted at the interior of its next Call of Duty . As we get closer and closer to the summer and E3 2018, gamers can expect to find out the truth about what the coming year has in store for the CoD franchise.

Tech Spotify sends warning email to users with
Author: 0 Spotify sends warning email to users with "modified" apps

However, Spotify does warn that if consistent use of the modded app is detected, then accounts will start to be terminated. This version lets you log in to your Spotify account and stream music as you would normally, it doesn't give you access to all premium features but its main appeal is the removal of advertisements.

Tech Mercedes-AMG C43 gets power boost and facelift for Geneva
Author: 0 Mercedes-AMG C43 gets power boost and facelift for Geneva

AMG claims a 0-60 miles per hour time of 4.4 seconds and a 174 miles per hour top speed. As is evident, the AMG GT 4-Door Coupe draws inspiration from the SLS AMG and the more recent AMG GT models. Uniquely to this vehicle, however, the addition of Mercedes' EQ technology allows for an electrified bump of 22hp and 185lb ft, bestowing it with a 0-62 time of 4.5 seconds and a top speed of 177mph.

Tech Porsche Debuts Mission E Cross Turismo In Geneva
Author: 0 Porsche Debuts Mission E Cross Turismo In Geneva

The Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo Concept is revealed in Geneva as a higher riding estate crossover take on Porsche's electric Mission E vehicle. Someone at Porsche must love wagons: following the Panamera Sport Turismo , we get the Mission E Cross Turismo jacked up wagon.

Tech Toyota Supra Concept Unwrapped in Geneva
Author: 0 Toyota Supra Concept Unwrapped in Geneva

When it's time to stop, Brembo brakes will bring the GR Supra Racing Concept to a halt in a hurry. As a thoroughbred sports auto, the Toyota Supra built a reputation both as a formidable performer on the road and as an all-conquering machine on the racetrack, dominating Japan's top-level GT racing series and earning legions of fans.

Tech Ubisoft Will Now Auto-Ban Players Rainbow Six Siege For Abusive Chat
Author: 0 Ubisoft Will Now Auto-Ban Players Rainbow Six Siege For Abusive Chat

From this week, Rainbow Six Siege is launching improvements to its chat toxicity ban system, which bans players who use "racial and homophobic slurs, or hate speech" while they're playing the game. Players will receive a pop up notifying them of the ban, following which a global message will be displayed next to their username that allows others to see the reason behind the ban.

Tech You can now order pizza from your new Pizza Hut SNEAKERS!
Author: 0 You can now order pizza from your new Pizza Hut SNEAKERS!

The left shoe, meanwhile, has its own button which comes pre-programmed to pause whatever show you're watching when the delivery driver arrives. As previously mentioned, the Pie Tops II will be available for purchase by the public. "Pizza Hut continues to bring us unique ideas to heighten the excitement that surrounds NCAA championships". Upon ordering, customers can avail of a two $5.99 two-topping medium pizza deal during the tournament duration.

Tech Get ready, USA: Xiaomi smartphones could come this year
Author: 0 Get ready, USA: Xiaomi smartphones could come this year

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has wanted to sell in the U.S for some time, and Chairman Lei Jun has revealed that they hope to make this happen by the end of 2018 or early 2019. As Chinese tech manufacturers continue to pursue USA market penetration, they have received sideways glances from regulators keen of Beijing's cyberespionage interests and spheres of influence in the information domain.

Tech Google Search comes to iMessage
Author: 0 Google Search comes to iMessage

Each search result includes a "Share" button that, when tapped, adds the item directly into an iMessage conversation as card. GIF search is a popular feature in Gboard , following that app's update previous year. Now, so long as you have Google's iOS app installed, Google searches are only a couple taps away whenever you're in the Messages app. Users do not need to install anything to access the new extension.

Tech Facebook asks if it should let paedophiles use it to groom children
Author: 0 Facebook asks if it should let paedophiles use it to groom children

Continuing on the line of questioning that imagines a grown man asking a young girl for sexually explicit photos, Facebook also asked its users how rules regardings such behavior should be determined. The options included allowing Facebook to set the rules, having experts determine what is permissible and surveying Facebook users as to what they would allow.

Author: 0 Winter Weather Advisory Issued For West Point Area

Early forecasts included the potential for heavy snow Monday morning in the metro area, but by morning the National Weather Service said the snow's arrival would be delayed until afternoon. "South and east of through south Jersey, 1-3" of snow is forecast, as there will be more mixing or plain rain. "Then it keeps snowing until Tuesday morning", he said.

Tech Google sells remains of Zagat brand to The Infatuation
Author: 0 Google sells remains of Zagat brand to The Infatuation

That company, The Infatuation , plans today that it has bought Zagat from Google. It will expand the service internationally and build a "new tech-driven platform that will create a stronger, more meaningful alternative to other crowdsourced restaurant reviews", which presumably means that users can expect new features.

Tech Philando Castile charity pays off St. Paul students' school lunch debt
Author: 0 Philando Castile charity pays off St. Paul students' school lunch debt

Fergus said that she ultimately wants to keep the campaign going for as long as possible to make sure there are no hungry children in the district. "Philando is STILL reaching into his pocket, and helping a kid out". "The pocket's gotten pretty deep", Fergus said. (The officer who shot him, Jeronimo Yanez , was acquitted on all charges past year.) But for those Castile left behind in St.

Tech What Apple Employees Told 911 After Walking Into Glass Walls
Author: 0 What Apple Employees Told 911 After Walking Into Glass Walls

Another injured employee deemed the incident "very silly", and offered the following clarification to dispatchers: "I didn't walk through a glass door". The next day, a third employee needed medical attention after walking into a glass door while trying to leave the building, the Chronicle reports.

Tech Android P: Google's first developer preview set for mid-March release
Author: 0 Android P: Google's first developer preview set for mid-March release

Not only does this is in line with what Blass claims, but such date is also close to the release date of the very first developer preview for Android Oreo, which was rolled out March 15 of past year. Will Android P be named Android Pineapple Upside-Down Pie, Android Pineapple Pie, or simply Android Pie? A new report now states that we could see the first developer preview of Android P very soon.

Tech Mo Salah Deserving of Player of the Year Award Says Jurgen Klopp
Author: 0 Mo Salah Deserving of Player of the Year Award Says Jurgen Klopp

Goals from Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane ensured Rafa Benitez endured a torrid return to the club he helped lift the Champions League in 2005. Liverpool now sit third in the Premier League table having lost only once in the league since October, and are odds-on to reach the Champions League quarter-finals having trounced Porto 5-0 in their own back yard in the first leg of their last-16 showdown.

Tech Google introduces real-time video segmentation to YouTube app
Author: 0 Google introduces real-time video segmentation to YouTube app

The technology giant is now testing a new algorithm that will allows content creators to replace their backgrounds in real time. "As we improve and expand our segmentation technology to more labels, we plan to integrate it into Google's broader Augmented Reality services", the blog noted.

Tech Nokia 9 and Nokia 8 Pro rumored to launch as 2018 Flagships
Author: 0 Nokia 9 and Nokia 8 Pro rumored to launch as 2018 Flagships

The new device is also rumored to feature a Penta-lens camera module with a rotating zoom camera mode, however, it is not confirmed by the company yet. It is said to feature a USB Type-C port, and run Android Oreo out of the box. The primary sensor will be of 12-megapixel, while the secondary sensor will be of 13-megapixel.