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by | July 27, 2017 | 15:54

The Senate hinged the accelerated consideration of the Bill on the need to ensure that it is passed before members embark on yearly recess on Thursday. The Senate yesterday moved closer to granting full autonomy for the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIA), an issue for which Nigeria is now on suspension from the Egmont Group.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:31

Exactly one week ago we started seeing reports about a OnePlus 5 owner who had attempted to place a 911 emergency call, but was unable to due to a bug. "To clarify, this occurred only on some OnePlus 5 devices, in random instances under the circumstances described above", OnePlus said. Affected OnePlus 5 users have been strictly advised to install the OxygenOS 4.5.6 OTA fix as soon as possible to get rid of the 911 rebooting issue.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:43

We have no information when Google's next Pixel phones will become official, but we will surely see more leaks in coming days. This, presumably, will be accompanied by a larger version called the Pixel 2 XL, and both phones are appearing today in a set of new renders.

by | July 26, 2017 | 20:13

Tata Nexon will be designed with the dedicated knob on the central console which will be used by drivers for three distinct driving setups. As per the sources, Tata Nexon is planning to add in the feature of Tata Motor's impact language.

by | July 26, 2017 | 19:51

The definitive edition of Rayman Legends will release on Nintendo's Switch on September 12, and a demo will be made available later this summer. There's also the ability to use the touchscreen when the Switch is undocked; swiping is useful for killing enemies, cutting ropes, etc. Not only is it potent and transferable but as an HD console, it is durable as well.

by | July 26, 2017 | 18:16

Apple is expected to launch a new model of its popular smartwatch in the second-half of the year, according to a report from Chinese-language news site Economic Daily News . Though there has been no confirmation on the same. While the Apple Watch 2 brought in improvements to the device like water protection and a dual-core processor, fans were hoping for a few more features that sadly didn't happen.

by | July 26, 2017 | 18:14

The Microsoft Teams Android was updated yesterday with HD audio and video call support , and the iOS app has since received a similar update which also brings some UI changes. One trusted contact can request the location of another; if that person doesn't respond to the request in a certain amount of time, the location is automatically provided, making it easier to find someone who may have had an emergency.

by | July 26, 2017 | 16:58

Artificial intelligence which is expected to play a huge role in shaping one's future, has recently led Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk into a brawl with each other. Musk told a gathering of USA governors this month that the potential dangers are not so imaginary, and that they should move to regulate AI. They warn that if this happens there could be an intelligence explosion as the machine rapidly redesigns itself before humankind could even catch up.

by | July 26, 2017 | 16:45

Nokia 8 , the flagship phone from Nokia is expected to launch on August 16 in India. The launch event by HMD is set to take place in London on August 16 at 7:30 p.m. To recall, Nokia 3 comes with a 5-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720x1280 pixels resolution. Recently, it released the four phones under their brand namely Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 , Nokia 8.

by | July 26, 2017 | 16:21

Of course, Apple denied infringement during the trial. The new ruling almost doubles the amount Apple has been ordered to pay, from the previous verdict issued against the Cupertino giant in January this year. Its function within a processor is to increase performance and speed by predicting the actions of the user before a command is given to the system. The original amount was actually set at $862 million, but the judge at that time slashed it to $234 million.

by | July 26, 2017 | 16:16

Even though Chelsea has now moved on to Singapore, the club is apparently still feeling the heat from Kenedy's posts, and, on Tuesday, it chose to just send their player-turned-pariah back home. "He has been strongly reprimanded and disciplined", read the statement. It is because of this that the negative impact we have seen over the last two days has left us shocked and saddened.

by | July 26, 2017 | 14:13

Facebook upped the resolution of 360-degree Facebook Live streams Tuesday, allowing users with compatible cameras to stream with up to 4K. Today, Facebook announced quite a few updates to its 360-degree live video platform to make it more accessible to both creators and viewers.

by | July 26, 2017 | 13:32

Remaining in the top of the crop is key for Apple because the top five brands accounted for nearly 75 percent of the 113 million shipments in China, Canalys estimates. Top Chinese brands are edging in closer to their worldwide counterparts with competitively priced, high-quality smartphones, aggressive marketing and sales promotion, reckons Anshul Gupta, research director at Gartner.

by | July 26, 2017 | 12:29

The launch coincides with Kaspersky Labs' 20th birthday, and the company says that the increased user-base that will nearly certainly come about will help to increase security for everyone thanks to the information that can be gathered for machine learning.

by | July 26, 2017 | 07:41

Reviewing 185 studies involving almost 43,000 men between 1973 and 2011, the worldwide team of researchers split the data based on whether men were from Western countries or elsewhere. "We developed a very detailed protocol, all our selected studies were examined by two researchers independently, we had a strict quality control process, and we used state-of-the-art meta-regression methods not available in 1992", said Levine and Swan.

by | July 26, 2017 | 04:31

The design is expected to reduce noise to no more than 65dBa, which is exceptionally quiet for an aircraft - co-designer Lockheed Martin likens it to the inside of a luxury vehicle. The agency claims that it should be able to cut the 6-hour flight time from NY to Los Angeles to 3 hours. Says of the plans to open source the design, "That's going to make it possible for companies to offer competitive products in the future".

by | July 26, 2017 | 02:11

A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. The Marathon Partners Equity Management Llc holds 520,000 shares with $9.84 million value, up from 490,000 last quarter. On average, analysts expect that SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc . will post $0.67 EPS for the current year. WARNING: " SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc ".

by | July 25, 2017 | 23:39

Similar to some missions you may have completed in Destiny 1 , Adventures are side-missions that are fully voiced and "expand on the story of what's going on in the destination". We really want the sense of exploration of starting in an area and looking at all the things that are there and then moving to the next area and slowly uncovering the entire destination.

by | July 25, 2017 | 22:57

That vision has its fans, from investors to the likes of Amazon .com Inc, Apple Inc and Alphabet who are all pushing artificially intelligent voice assistants as smart home interfaces. Dan is a neuroscientist-turned-journalist based in NY. And now iRobot, the company behind the Roomba, could make a deal with Amazon, Apple, or Google within the next few years to sell those maps and other user data.

by | July 25, 2017 | 22:51

Whitmire said he's not a big fan of the fast pace. "We're planning our budgets multiple years in the future because we've got so many capital projects that we can't just look at budgets from year to year", said Frisco Mayor Jeff Cheney, whose North Texas city grew nearly four times as fast as Texas did from 2015 to 2016.

by | July 25, 2017 | 22:45

The improved battery technology would make it possible to create smaller, more lightweight lithium-ion batteries for use in EVs, that could also potentially boost the total charge capacity and result in longer-range vehicles. The automaker is said to be preparing to initially launch the vehicle in Japan in 2022. Being able to consistently manufacture a solid-state battery for use in electric vehicles would give Toyota an edge over rivals like Nissan, Tesla, and Daimler, assuming those ...

by | July 25, 2017 | 22:33

Buying the Deluxe Party Edition gets you the Life of the Party, Up All Night, and Awesome Animal Hats packs. The Sims 4Xbox One release date: November 17? Some of these items include the Tiki bar with a flaming design element, animal hats for Sims, as well as several outfits ideal for special celebrations.

by | July 25, 2017 | 22:24

Oxlade-Chamberlain signed for Arsenal as a teenager from Southampton in 2010 for around £12m, but the England global has struggled to nail down a regular spot in the starting XI, as injuries have often affected his momentum. Arsenal might have to go back into the market to replace Oxlade-Chamberlain if they do decide to sell. Mark Hughes, who is said to be under pressure to get the Bet365 Stadium-based outfit back into the top half of the Premier League this coming season, already has the ...

by | July 25, 2017 | 22:10

Members of the Xbox Live program get a great incentive called Games with Gold . Your goal? To raise slime and become rich. Powered by a top-notch physics system, Trials Fusion is packed with a wide variety of challenging levels encouraging you to pull off countless tricks and stunts.

by | July 25, 2017 | 21:54

Amazon's Alexa-powered Echo Show does feature a touchscreen display, but that only measures 7 inches. Facebook's plan to enter the smart speaker market signals the growing interest in the technology. The last interesting tidbit from the report is that Facebook's smart speaker is said have been designed by Building 8 , Facebook's secretive experimental division.