• Garmin Speak lets you bring Alexa along in the vehicle

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    Alexa responses, including calling up content such as music, news and traffic alerts, stream through the vehicle's stereo. Lane guidance is shown on a 0.68 x 0.38 in (17.2 x 9.6 mm) OLED display surrounded by an LED light ring, and spoken turn-by-turn directions are output, too.
  • Essential's Andy Rubin is Being Sued for Theft of Trade Secrets

    Essential's Andy Rubin is Being Sued for Theft of Trade Secrets

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    Alas, things don't get better for Rubin in 2017 as Essential was sued by Keyssa, a company backed by Tony Fadell , co-founder of Nest and the brainchild behind the iPod's concept and initial design. The Essential Phone turned out to not be the juggernaut we wanted it to be, shipping delays pushed the phone's actual debut well into August instead of the original June timeframe, and customers' personal information accidentally being shared .
  • Apple ordered to hand over $440m in damages to FaceTime patent troll

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    However, the case entered into another trial to determine if Apple showed willful infringement on the patents, which would possibly increase the amount that the company will pay. This only adds to the potential final tally, which was originally broken because it was too much at over $600 million. He added that the ruling will "greatly assist" the company's global licensing efforts.
  • Xbox One Fall 2017 Dashboard Update now rolling out

    Xbox One Fall 2017 Dashboard Update now rolling out

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    Microsoft has announced that the Fall 2017 Update for Xbox One has started rolling out, introducing a range of new features, including new Home personalisation options, a faster Guide, and a suite of other new functions, including groundwork for the arrival of Xbox One X in November.
  • Moto G6, G6 Plus, G6 Play to launch next year

    Moto G6, G6 Plus, G6 Play to launch next year

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    It comes in single-SIM option in European market, but in India we are expecting a dual-SIM variant of the phone, just like all other Moto smartphones. The next introduction of the phone is in Indian markets after the globally uncovering. Specifications: The Moto X4 measures 148.35×73.4×7.99mm and weighs 163 grams, runs on on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box.
  • Analyst Forecast Changes: Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. (APTS)

    Analyst Forecast Changes: Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. (APTS)

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    The real estate investment trust reported $1.48 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.03. 3,577 were accumulated by Da Davidson And. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. increased its position in shares of Preferred Apartment Communities by 2.1% during the 1st quarter. MAA was included in 6 notes of analysts from August 19, 2016.
  • PDP ex-panch killed, set ablaze in south Kashmir

    PDP ex-panch killed, set ablaze in south Kashmir

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    Senior Superintendent of Police, SSP, Shopian , A S Dinkar said the militant was shot dead by his own associates after they had an argument over shooting PDP activist at around 8:05 pm. The slain militant was identified as Showkat Ahmad, a local resident, the official said. "3 terrorists fired & killed ex-Panch PDP Moh Ramzan in Shopian ".
  • Now you can explore local planets and moons on Google Maps

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    Stafford Marquardt, Product Manager at Google, made the announcement in her blog post on October 16. The heavenly bodies include Saturn moons Dione , Enceladus , Iapetus , Mimas, Rhea and Titan, and Jupiter moons Europa, Ganymede and Io. Apart from NASA's Cassini's Images, data from the NASA and European Space Agency (ESA) has helped in visualizing these worlds to new accessible platforms.
  • Apple Says Qualcomm's China Legal Action 'Will Fail'

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    According to the latest information, Qualcomm has sued Apple for an unknown amount for the following reasons. Qualcomm has registered a lawsuit against the Apple , which can stop Apple from manufacturing iPhones in China . A major escalation in the legal battle between smartphone chip maker Qualcomm and iPhone manufacturer Apple has just occurred. The patents in question were allegedly applied on iPhone's power management feature and also its force touch feature .
  • Google Announces Three New Chrome Security Features

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    But sometimes harmful software slips through. As cyber-attacks become more complex and hard to spot, browsing the web can lead users to unsafe sites which can install malicious software onto devices. This feature has been available for the past month, with Google noting that it has helped millions of people restore their settings. IT security firm ESET has combined its detection engine with the browser's sandbox technology.
  • Snapdragon 636 SoC With 40 Percent Better Performance Than SD 630 Announced

    Snapdragon 636 SoC With 40 Percent Better Performance Than SD 630 Announced

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    The company also previewed its first 5G smartphone reference design to test the optimisation of 5G within the hardware and form factor of a smartphone. Qualcomm will reportedly start shipping the new Snapdragon 636 processor to phone makers in November, however, hasn't officially stated to whom. The new additions will allow OEMs to manufacture mobile devices that support new operator deployments of Band 71, which is a 600MHz low-frequency band.
  • Foxconn's initial shipment of the Apple iPhone X contained only 46500 units

    Foxconn's initial shipment of the Apple iPhone X contained only 46500 units

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    Even as it appears that Apple is in line to begin delivering this year's flagship iPhone X units on time, it appears the company is still struggling to solve the production issues. The report lastly noted that "Ming-chi Kuo, an analyst at Taipei-based KGI Securities, forecast earlier that shipments of iPhone X are likely to reach 30-35 million units before year-end 2017".
  • Microsoft Builds Tree Houses For Employees To Work From

    Microsoft Builds Tree Houses For Employees To Work From

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    At the Windows maker's Redmond, Washington campus, Microsoft has built three wooden tree houses in the branches of Pacific Northwest Douglas firs. To bring enthusiasm and happiness in working, and to help gain creativity of the workers Microsoft MSFT, +0.48% unleashed a tree-house space for working.
  • Introducing the limited edition Star Wars Battlefront II PlayStation 4 bundles

    Introducing the limited edition Star Wars Battlefront II PlayStation 4 bundles

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    It includes a Jet Black 1TB HDD PS4, DualShock 4 wireless controller and a physical copy of Star Wars Battlefront II Standard Edition. First off, we have a fairly normal bundle. European pricing was not shared, but in North America, it runs for $450 Dollars / $550 CAD. There will also be a range of consoles without the emblems and custom controller but come with a standard edition of the game.
  • Get a closer look at Resident Evil 7 biohazard's DLC

    Get a closer look at Resident Evil 7 biohazard's DLC

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    What that may entail we don't know just yet, but it's certain we'll find out when we get to try both the End of Zoe content as well as the return of Chris Redfield in Not a Hero . The Not a Hero DLC content is one that's been teased in the past and brings the iconic Resident Evil character of Chris Redfield into the game, an update that's completely free to those who own RE7.
  • Samsung Unveils Connect Tag Based On Cellular IoT Tech

    Samsung Unveils Connect Tag Based On Cellular IoT Tech

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    Unlike other smart tags which uses Bluetooth LE, Samsung Connect Tag uses narrowband network technology (NB-IoT, Cat.M1). Samsung Connect Tag , the company said, has also been created to ensure that parents never have to worry about the whereabouts of a toddler in the house.
  • Short Interest in BlackBerry Limited (BBRY) Rises By 5.8%

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    Royal Bank of Canada restated a hold rating and issued a $7.50 price objective on shares of BlackBerry in a research note on Friday, March 24th. They now have a United States dollars 8 price target on the stock. On average, equities analysts predict that BlackBerry Limited will post $0.06 EPS for the current fiscal year. CIBC World Markets Inc. now owns 6,097,343 shares of the company's stock valued at $60,912,000 after purchasing an additional 373,691 shares in the last quarter.
  • DOOM Nintendo Switch Release Date Announced

    DOOM Nintendo Switch Release Date Announced

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    Bethesda has confirmed that the physical release of Doom won't come with the multiplayer mode on the cartridge , and that players will need to download this mode separately. In Doom , players take on the role of a nameless marine who has to fight his way through hordes of demons that have escaped from the depths of hell.
  • Nintendo wants the Switch to get

    Nintendo wants the Switch to get "mature content"

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    A fighting game of this magnitude will certainly excite Nintendo Switch owners. According to The Wall Street journal , "Nintendo Co.is encouraging some producers of violent or risqué videogames to provide content for its Switch console in an attempt to shed its image as a maker of devices just for families, software developers say".
  • Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC Grows Holdings in Amazon.com, Inc

    Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC Grows Holdings in Amazon.com, Inc

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    Benjamin F Edwards & Company Inc sold 547 shares as Amazon Com Inc ( AMZN)'s stock rose 13.58%. (AMZN)'s stock rose 13.58%. Hallmark Capital Management Inc. Huntington Financial Bank holds 0.33% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. About 2.43M shares traded. Finally, Beaumont Financial Partners LLC grew its stake in shares of Amazon.com by 0.6% during the 1st quarter.