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Tech Weekly Poll: Are You Buying The LG G7 ThinQ?
Author: 0 Weekly Poll: Are You Buying The LG G7 ThinQ?

We should hear more about the LG V35 ThinQ as we inch closer to its expected launch date. The site additionally speculates that the LG V35 ThinQ could be an AT&T exclusive in the U.S., as the network is rumored to soon be exclusively stocking an LG flagship, and these renders show the phone running on AT&T.

Tech Microsoft Talks Xbox Milestones Ahead of E3
Author: 0 Microsoft Talks Xbox Milestones Ahead of E3

There is, however, an official statement on why Microsoft is no longer providing specific sales figures, and it has nothing to with the fact that Sony's PS4 is on top of console sales at 79.8 million units sold. Xbox One sales are up year-over-year, according to Microsoft. He also says that players have accumulated nearly one billion hours playing Xbox One Backward Compatibility games , and nearly four billion hours overall.

Tech Pentagon Bans Huawei, ZTE Phone Sales on Military Bases
Author: 0 Pentagon Bans Huawei, ZTE Phone Sales on Military Bases

The Pentagon has ordered all retail outfits within the precinct of the United State military bases to stop selling devices manufactured by either Huawei or ZTE. Despite tensions rising between the two nations, who are now embroiled in a trade war , the USA emphasises that the ban was not implemented in relation to the broader trade spat.

Tech Nintendo Plans To Operate
Author: 0 Nintendo Plans To Operate "Under A Next-Generation Collective Leadership System"

Furukawa, who will effectively be Nintendo'e president this June, believes that they could replicate the success of " Pokémon GO ". Furukawa, 46, represents a youth movement within Nintendo and has been with the company since 1994. Remember how adamant Nintendo was on not entering the mobile game business during the Wii and DS era? "We set a sales target for the Nintendo Switch hardware of 20 million units during this fiscal year because it is essential that we exceed the 15.05 ...

Tech Activision's Earnings Mix-Up Sends Gaming Shares on Wild Ride
Author: 0 Activision's Earnings Mix-Up Sends Gaming Shares on Wild Ride

It has underperformed by 16.00% the S&P500. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 1.12% since May 2, 2017 and is uptrending. Its up 0.16, from 1.16 in 2017Q3. Nomura has "Buy" rating and $126 target. The firm has "Buy" rating by Bank of America given on Friday, August 4. As per Friday, February 9, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.

Tech Instagram is preparing in-app payments for shopping, reservations
Author: 0 Instagram is preparing in-app payments for shopping, reservations

The Facebook-owned app has added a native payments feature, although it's now limited to only some Instagram users, according to TechCrunch . After that, the user can start buying things without ever leaving Instagram. With its elegant pictures and surplus brands, shopping through Instagram could prove popular and give businesses a big new reason to advertise on the app.

Tech Anil Kapoor announced the trailer launch of Bhavesh Joshi Superhero
Author: 0 Anil Kapoor announced the trailer launch of Bhavesh Joshi Superhero

There are also similarities in the scenes that depict Bhavesh's earliest attempts at superheroics - he wears a makeshift mask, confronts wrongdoers, but soon realises that he is out of his depth. Trailer out at 1.30pm! The film is based on the concept of vilgilante justice. Directed by Vikramaditya Motwane , the man behind the brilliant Udaan , Lootera , and Trapped , this film appears to be something different yet promising, even though the entire story appears to be out in the 2 ...

Tech 104yo Australian academic David Goodall flying to Switzerland to kill himself
Author: 0 104yo Australian academic David Goodall flying to Switzerland to kill himself

And that's exactly what Goodall, an esteemed ecologist, intends to do this month, with plans in the works to travel from Perth to a clinic in Basel, Switzerland, where staff there will help him end his life, the Guardian reports. "I don't think anyone else should interfere", he said. Emeritus Professor David Goodall is 104 years old and wants to die. He challenged the decision and prevailed, though his physical condition has continued to deteriorate, along with his quality of life.

Tech MacBook Air 2018 is definitely coming, but Apple is testing fans' patience
Author: 0 MacBook Air 2018 is definitely coming, but Apple is testing fans' patience

According to a new report from Digitimes , Apple's often-rumoured and still yet-to-be-revealed 13-inch MacBook Air refresh with retina display, won't be revealed at this year's WWDC. Some industry observers said that Apple has reportedly deferred volume production of several product lines including iPhone, HomePod and MacBook Air, probably due to the company adjusting its marketing strategies in accordance with different market conditions.

Tech New 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Trailer Reveals Dark Tone And John Marston
Author: 0 New 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Trailer Reveals Dark Tone And John Marston

Previous rumors suggested that Arthur Morgan's version of Dead Eye will allow the Red Dead Redemption 2 protagonist to track quests as well as animals . You can view the boxart for Red Dead Redemption 2 in the image below. This exclusive content has yet to be detailed by Rockstar Games, but Sony could potentially share more details on it at E3 2018 in Los Angeles this June.

Tech HTC's next flagship unveiling happens on May 23
Author: 0 HTC's next flagship unveiling happens on May 23

HTC launched the current U11 nearly exactly a year ago in 2017, so the time is ripe for HTC to bring out its successor. There have been numerous reports on the web regarding the HTC U12 +, right from the renders of the device to the specifications.

Tech God of War Breaks PS4 Exclusive Sales Record
Author: 0 God of War Breaks PS4 Exclusive Sales Record

The newly released God of War for PlayStation 4 was recently released and aside from seeing near ideal review scores, it has one more item to boast about. God of War is a hit. The Santa Monica studio didn't rush this sequel out, and the breathtaking scope of the game made the wait worthwhile. The two go on a journey to scatter her ashes, dealing with creatures and people from Norse mythology along the way.

Tech Twitter advises all users to change passwords after bug found
Author: 0 Twitter advises all users to change passwords after bug found

Due to a bug, the real passwords were visible in plain text on an internal log. At this time there is no evidence suggesting passwords have been leaked or misused, but the company is recommending users take precautionary action. It wasn't immediately known when the bug was discovered, or how many passwords were affected. The social network also encouraged its users to enable two factor authentication, to ensure their accounts wouldn't be compromised.

Tech Today is the National Day of Prayer
Author: 0 Today is the National Day of Prayer

And in 1988, President Ronald Reagan signed a law designating the first Thursday of each May for the annual observance . Rather than have our faith shaped by law, I'd rather think the official observance was shaped by our abiding faith, beginning with the founding of our country.

Tech Google Pay Hits the Web
Author: 0 Google Pay Hits the Web

Google is extending the compatibility of its Google Pay system to desktops and iOS platforms and it doesn't care which browser you use. Once you've saved a credit or debit card to Google Pay on the desktop, you'll then be able to use it on mobile device browsers too.

Tech Closing Bell: Sensex soars 190.66pts, Nifty at 10739.35
Author: 0 Closing Bell: Sensex soars 190.66pts, Nifty at 10739.35

The BSE Sensex was trading 61.88 points or 0.18% lower at 35,114.54, while the wider NSE Nifty too was down 0.30% or 32.40 points to 10,685.65 -32.40 at 10 am. Sun Pharma, Tata Steel , NTPC, Axis Bank and ICICI Bank were the top gainers on Sensex, while Wipro, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Asian Paints, Larsen and Toubro and Hindustan Unilever were the major losers.

Tech Facebook launches matchmaking service
Author: 0 Facebook launches matchmaking service

The two most obvious being: why and how does the company plan on ensuring relationships formed via Facebook are long-term? The social media giant's attempts at playing cupid will look to rival the likes of Match, which saw its shares tumble 17 per cent last night following Facebook's announcement.

Tech Sharks blank Knights to tie series 2-2; Lightning top Bruins
Author: 0 Sharks blank Knights to tie series 2-2; Lightning top Bruins

The Boston Bruins are 13-3 in their last 16 games at TD Garden. In fact, only one of Boston's even-strength goals in this series was scored by a forward not on the top line (Rick Nash in Game 1). "We're down 2-1", Marchand said. "You have to keep trying to do the right things. So, it was bound to be a good series ands that it what it is going to be".

Tech Nintendo Switch Pro Controller Now Works in Steam Beta
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Pro Controller Now Works in Steam Beta

KitGuru Says: Personally, I find the Nintendo Switch Pro controller one of the most comfortable I've used, so I've been hoping for native Steam support. With Xbox gamepads having become the de facto standard on PC over the last decade, it's good to see Valve working to keep options open for those who want to make use of different controllers - especially when it means we can avoid using third-party tools to make it happen.

Tech Rockstar drops new Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer, check it out here
Author: 0 Rockstar drops new Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer, check it out here

Our new protagonist Arthur Morgan is part of the Dutch van der Linde gang, a group dedicated to keeping the "wild" in "Wild West". Further complicating matters, internal friction within the Van der Linde Gang will leave Morgan with some hard choices between personal ideals and loyalty.

Tech Introducing .app, a more secure home for apps on the web
Author: 0 Introducing .app, a more secure home for apps on the web

Though numerous apps already feature a.com domain, Google notes that this new.app can be helping users with more information on the particular app and its software, provide safer download links and also to stay updated with the latest features.

Tech Yum Brands comparable sales miss estimates
Author: 0 Yum Brands comparable sales miss estimates

Argi Investment Svcs Ltd Llc reported 61,831 shs or 0.33% of all its holdings. Farmers Trust holds 0.24% of its capital in YUM! 7,830 were accumulated by Wesbanco State Bank Incorporated. About 1.71M shares traded. YUM! The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 20.52%. NC raised its holdings in shares of Yum! Pensionfund Dsm Netherlands holds 0.52% or 45,000 shares in its portfolio.

Tech Mehbooba, Omar condemn stone pelting against school bus in Shopian
Author: 0 Mehbooba, Omar condemn stone pelting against school bus in Shopian

Director General of Police S P Vaid called it "complete madness" and wondered how stone pelters have started targeting young school children. The police said the bus of a private school, carrying close to 35 students, was attacked by stone pelters in Zavooora area, injuring Rehan Gorsai.

Tech Walker declares emergency because of wildfire conditions
Author: 0 Walker declares emergency because of wildfire conditions

Limit agricultural burning and keep a shovel, water and fire retardant handy to keep fires in check. There is a "no burn" ban across most of the state. One option Murphy says other than burning is composting. "We caution the public to be extra vigilant this time of year, especially in the Pinelands, where warmer and windy weather dries out forests quickly, creating conditions more prone to rapid growth of a wildfire".

Tech Himachal Pradesh: Officer on anti-encroachment drive shot dead by hotel owner
Author: 0 Himachal Pradesh: Officer on anti-encroachment drive shot dead by hotel owner

A report from the team police come which says, that the demised were at a neighboring hotel overseeing demolition as this was creating some issue there. The shooting incident took place around 2:30pm when a team of Town and County Planning Department, led by assistant town planner Shail Bala Sharma, arrived at the guest house to seal the premises.

Tech LG G7 ThinQ Hands-on Images Leaked ahead of May 2 Launch
Author: 0 LG G7 ThinQ Hands-on Images Leaked ahead of May 2 Launch

Weve already seen a leaked press render of the LG G7, however we still look forward to the press event taking place tomorrow where the G7 ThinQ will officially be announced. There's also an important internal storage distinction, although the V30S ThinQ and V30+ both provide 128 gigs of local digital hoarding room, up from the standard V30's 64GB count.