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by | November 13, 2017 | 19:18

Lyft has raised $3.6 billion in funding since it launched in 2012, compared with the roughly $15 billion raised by Uber , which has a valuation of about $68 billion, according to The Wall Street Journal. Toronto city council introduced rules to allow the service to operate legally past year. 'We're going in, and we're leaning forward. The ride-hailing war between Uber and Lyft is moving worldwide for the first time, with Lyft soon offering rides in Toronto, its expansion outside the US.

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:24

To stabilise our climate at well below 2℃ of global warming, the elusive peak in global emissions needs to be reached as soon as possible, before quickly setting into motion the great decline in emissions needed to reach zero net emissions by around 2050.

by | November 13, 2017 | 16:08

This was, reportedly, the same amount the Nintendo Switch did during its debut back in March. When GIBiz a bit more into the sales figure of PlayStation 4 Pro , it was brought to our notice that PlayStation 4 Pro took a total of 4 Weeks to reach the figure of 80000 units.

by | November 13, 2017 | 12:55

Now, multiple users have experienced trouble in operating the Google Assistant via Bluetooth headphones in Pixel 2 devices, however, Pixel 2 XL customers have reported unresponsive touch near the edges of the display . Indeed this seems fishy and as the source reports it is to do with accidental touch protection logic. Google has taken a note of the issue and has confirmed on its forum that it is looking into it and will be addressing it in a future OTA update.

by | November 13, 2017 | 12:51

The shark is said to date back 80 million years and features a range of primitive features, such as 300 sharp teeth and a weakened vertebrae among other attributes. Its jaw has more than 300 teeth neatly lined in 25 rows, which, according to professor Margarida Castro of the University of the Algarve, are specifically created to help it "to trap squid, fish and other sharks in sudden lunges", The Portugal News reported.

by | November 13, 2017 | 11:41

On this basis, developed a feature that automatically removes from memory apps that are not used for a long time, thereby increasing the volume, but to save all the data. For example, in the case of Tile, one can turn off the location (which, however, defeats the goal of the app) to save battery if it is running in the background.

by | November 13, 2017 | 10:31

During the meeting on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Economic Leaders' Meeting, Xi reiterated China's stance on the issue of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD). Earlier in the year, Seoul deployed a United States missile defence system, which Beijing regards as a threat to its security, but which Seoul feels is necessary in light of the provocation by Pyongyang.

by | November 13, 2017 | 10:23

The new Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018 ) has spotted online on a benchmarking website. Twitter user Roland Quandt had pointed this out and the model number for the Galaxy A5 is listed as SM-A530N. The Galaxy A7 (2018) is rumored to arrive with same specs as Galaxy A5 (2018). There was word of Samsung producing an S8 Mini earlier in the year but that turned out to be either an elaborate prank by the South Korean company, or an unfeasible endeavour due to a number of reasons.

by | November 13, 2017 | 04:35

Gobert limped off the court following the collision and called it a "dirty play" afterward, according to the Deseret News. He also did some not so subtle subtweeting. After an infamous social media incident as a rookie, it seemed that D'Angelo Russell always had a hard time catching on with the Los Angeles Lakers.

by | November 12, 2017 | 21:49

Putin has frequently praised Trump and Brennan appeared to allude to that Sunday, when he told Tapper that Trump "can be played" by anyone willing to cater to his ego. "The conclusions of the intelligence services have not changed", the government said in a message quoted by the agencies. But on Sunday, after a pugnacious tweetstorm and before the Brennan-Clapper appearance, Trump sort of walked his comments back.

by | November 12, 2017 | 21:04

Andhra Pradesh DGP Sambha Shiva Rao confirmed recovery of 16 bodies so far in the tragic incident. Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has expressed shock over the accident and ordered a probe by a senior police officer. In a separate incident, at least six people had drowned in river Ganga in Bihar's Maranchi. National Disaster Response Force personnel are now performing rescue operation.

by | November 12, 2017 | 18:24

Clouds should be clearing by Monday, but it might still be too cloudy for a clear view of the planets. The Venus-Jupiter conjuction for 2017 - when two of the brighest planets in the night's sky come together -is taking place on Monday morning.

by | November 12, 2017 | 11:06

The agency, in an intimation to a court in Gurgaon on September 29, had said that it had carried out searches at the residence of the father of the suspect the previous day and sought permission to retain articles seized by it which was granted by the court.

by | November 12, 2017 | 01:50

The International Space Station is getting a delivery shipped from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia's Eastern Shore. Officially Cygnus OA-8 (enhanced version) with 3.7 t of payload will be launched tomorrow from same pad at 12:14 UTC.

by | November 10, 2017 | 21:25

They appear to be part of the lucrative online world of ad revenue farming, but many parents have criticized YouTube for failing to keep these videos off of the YouTube Kids app...the app that is specifically meant to protect kids from potentially troublesome videos.

by | November 10, 2017 | 20:52

Over the steep rise in the stock value, the National Stock Exchange (NSE ), earlier in the day, sought a clarification from Just Dial on the reports of takeover talks with Google. The firm started offering local searches in 1996 and is now the leading local search engine in India, with services offered on a variety of platforms - Internet, mobile, voice calls and SMSes.

by | November 10, 2017 | 20:37

She unlocked the device with his fingerprint while he stayed unconscious and soon learned that he was having an affair. According to the article, security waited for the wife to sober up before the whole family was booked on a flight to Kuala Lumpur where they took a connecting flight back to Doha for what we can assume was a very unpleasant homecoming.

by | November 10, 2017 | 10:12

As per reports from Bloomberg , Apple might have the technology ready for the headset by 2019 and could ship a product as early as 2020. Apple's headset will pack a customised processor. Google, for one, has revived its efforts in this category with ARCore platform and is expected to see a big adoption by third party OEMs. The two companies said at the time that the investment was meant to support Corning's research and development as well as capital equipment needs and glass ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 08:20

By creating the reflector and combining it with aluminum foil, they were able to dramatically reduce the seeping of signal into the unused rooms and deliver far more signal to the room they wanted to deliver more wireless to. The researchers tested the reflector with a variety of off-the-shelf Wi-Fi access points, including those using the latest Wi-Fi protocol 802.11ac.

by | November 10, 2017 | 05:28

What, we ask you, could be more gloriously geeky than scouring Google Earth for a shot of the Millennium Falcon? It is unknown whether the vehicle is being "parked" on the edge of the studios for use in the next film or whether the spaceship will even survive the plot of the upcoming movie.

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:51

The price of Brent Crude rose 3.5% to $64.3 a barrel by the end of yesterday's trading, while West Texas Intermediate (WTI) rose 3% to $57.4 a barrel, both their highest levels since July 2015. US crude production C-OUT-T-EIA rose 67,000 barrels per day to 9.62 million bpd, the highest for decades, and looked set to rise further. "As we get into 2018 and 2019, more oil is coming onto the market, a lot of it from USA tight oil", said Simon Flowers, chief analyst at Wood Mackenzie energy ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:32

Interestingly, Ford India hasn't revised the prices and the cost of each variant remains exactly similar to the previous model, which is flawless considering the fact that the new EcoSport is a lot more feature-rich now making it great value for money.

by | November 10, 2017 | 00:41

On December 5th, Battlefront 2 players will be asked to choose between the light and dark sides. Do you align yourself with the First Order or choose to fight for the Resistance? Phil Lord and Chris Miller were in the middle of directing Solo: A Star Wars Story when Lucasfilm replaced them with Ron Howard , and Colin Trevorrow ( Jurassic World ) was supposed to helm the upcoming Star Wars : Episode IX , but he was let go a few months ago.

by | November 09, 2017 | 23:59

The update also addresses an issue where the "Hey Siri" feature occasionally stops working. The autocorrect bug meant users had a hard time talking in first person with their iOS devices. That has now changed with the launch of Apple Pay Cash in public beta on iOS 11 .2 beta 2. Developers in the USA reportedly saw the the Apple Pay Cash option appear in the Messages app on the iOS 11 .2 beta this week.

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:48

Qatar Foundation Endowment had acquired the 5 per cent equity stake in Bharti Airtel for Rs 6,796 crore way back in 2013. Given the sale price of Rs 481 per share, the sale of this stake realises a significant gain for TPPL. The buyers included a mix of foreign and domestic institutional investors, said a source who did not wish to be named. With this transaction, Bharti Telecom's stake in Airtel increased to 50.1% from 45.48%.