Technology

by | February 09, 2016 | 18:19

In India, where 132 million users are already using Facebook, the company started offering Free Basics through a local carrier, Reliance Communications, last year. Another newspaper editorial, written by Manu Joseph in the Hindustan Times, said that if the poor "fully understood what they are being denied by India's internet activists", they would "hit the streets and bring the nation to a halt".

by | February 09, 2016 | 14:31

Chandrashekhar, said. The regulator has allowed differential pricing of data in case of emergency services. Facebook's Free Basics program is on the outs in India. "Connecting India is an important goal we won't give up on, because more than a billion people in India don't have access to the internet", Zuckerberg wrote Monday in a post on Facebook.

by | February 09, 2016 | 14:17

The CDC advises men with a pregnant partner to use condoms if they have traveled to an area with "active Zika virus transmission". Scientists are still trying to determine, for instance, how long the virus remains in the semen of a man who has recovered from Zika.

by | February 09, 2016 | 13:13

Alphabet Inc ., headed by Google's co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin recently overtook Cupertino major Apple as the most valuable publicly traded company in the world. Pichai is employed by Alphabet . Google typically grants equity awards to executives once every two years, a strategy it has said "encourages executives to take a long-term view of the business".

by | February 09, 2016 | 13:12

If the man lives in or has traveled to an active Zika area the couple may consider using condoms or abstaining from sex. Dr. Schaffner said the CDC was being "very conservative" with its update, and that in the future the agency might make a more blanket statement for all people with sexual partners who have visited affected countries.

by | February 09, 2016 | 10:40

Wednesday posted more than $ 1 billion in quarterly net income for the first time , reflecting the social network?s ability to quickly capitalize on its popularity. "In the cluttered digital age, and as we become more lazy, they're a ideal vehicle to share an opinion in one character so users will like them". Anyway, these new emotional buttons will appear on the Facebook mobile app when you push down on the usual thumb for longer than you would normally.

by | February 09, 2016 | 10:05

Fresh speculations suggest that the iPhone 7 will be arriving with a refreshed design that will result in the removal of antenna bands and the camera hump. Apple shares this morning have been up and down, and are now up 5 cents at $94.07. Silver and Space Gray colors are not new for iPhone. Depending on how Apple positions the iPhone 5se , it could slide in between the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6 based on specs, but the screen is going to be a distinguishing feature.

by | February 09, 2016 | 08:08

He also forced three fumbles and recovered two. And this game has some extra added resonance, thanks to the two quarterbacks who will start. This will more than likely be Manning's final game, and this is Ware's first Super Bowl appearance in his Hall Of Fame career(and who knows if he is thinking about retirement or not?).

by | February 09, 2016 | 05:14

Johns County. Zika is a type of flavivirus, which means it's mosquito-borne, like West Nile virus or yellow fever. Gov. Greg Abbott has set up a task force to help plot the spread of the virus and find ways to attack the bugs that carry it.

by | February 09, 2016 | 03:04

But, once Error 53 comes up, contacting Apple Support may not be of much help. If you have replaced the display and/or the home button from a third-party service centre, your Touch ID will not be validated as "original" and it will trigger the iOS security to "kill" the iPhone permanently.

by | February 09, 2016 | 00:21

Brazil's first case of Zika, a virus that was first identified in Uganda in 1947 and subsequently spread to parts of Asia, was recorded in the middle of past year. Health officials said the woman had become infected after she returned from Colombia, and is one of seven confirmed cases in the country . "DOH has created a webpage that will be regularly updated, with a fact sheet on the Zika Virus and other key information to ensure that all DC residents are engaged and informed".

by | February 08, 2016 | 10:35

In November, Samsung released the Gear VR in collaboration with Facebook's Oculus VR. Google's ambitions in the virtual reality space has been tempered. Like Cardboard and Gear VR, the new headset will use an existing smartphone, slotted into the device, for its display and most of its processing power.

by | February 08, 2016 | 05:29

A marching band led into Beyoncé, who performed her just-released song "Formation". And she didn't disappoint. While known mainly for mellow hits, British alt-rockers Coldplay amped up the energy with their upbeat " Viva La Vida ", surrounded by dancing violinists and standing on a colorfully illuminated stage floor.

by | February 07, 2016 | 00:26

Well surprisingly, the company has actually released a rather lengthy statement on why it has gone to such lengths to disable phones that have received unauthorized repairs that have any direct relation to the Touch ID sensor. For most users, take this as a warning that if you do need to get your phone repaired, head to the Apple Store. If your phone's TouchID has been tampered with, your phone will be bricked.

by | February 06, 2016 | 03:24

Takata is preparing to present a restructuring plan to automakers in early May that will include an agreement on the sharing of recall costs, people familiar with the matter said this week. According to Los Angeles Times , this is a completely separate recall from the one issued previous year by Takata. Honda previously had identified only model-year 2006 Ridgelines as part of its Takata-related recall.

by | February 05, 2016 | 21:09

Mercedes-Benz's recall involves 126,260 vehicles, while Honda said Wednesday that it is recalling 341,000 Accord cars from model years 2008-2010 to replace control units linked to failures in Continental systems. However, due to the huge amount of inflator parts needed, the automaker will not receive the parts until summer 2016. Automotive News is reporting that CAS told the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ( NHTSA ) there is the potential for the electronic module to fail ...

by | February 05, 2016 | 14:38

According to Bloomberg , Apple is now trying to overcome these issues, and the wireless charging technology is still being assessed for implementation. Long-distance wireless charging could help Apple compete in a market that CEOTim Cook described this week as "bleak" and beset by "extreme conditions", CNET noted .

by | February 01, 2016 | 08:24

There are no confirmation yet on whether these are authentic photos, but the account has been known for releasing big leaks on these tech giants for some years now. The display may be the same as we have on the Galaxy S6. Galaxy S7 rumors going on include larger screen than Galaxy S6 and it could cost less than Galaxy S6.

by | January 27, 2016 | 01:09

We had previously reported on the rumour but LG has officially confirmed that it will release two smartphones in 2016. The news comes as part of the company's quarterly earnings report , in which "two new flagship models" and a "more cost competetive value chain" are mentioned.

by | January 27, 2016 | 00:48

Also, some images of the Mi 5 briefing event in China have been included in the post. The Mi 5 was expected to launch previous year, but that didn't happen because the Snapdragon 820 wasn't available at the time. However, the 32GB model will cost $425 whereas the 64GB model has been priced at $470, which makes it the most expensive Xiaomi Mi5 version. Priced at 2,199 Yuan (Rs 22,600 approximately), the 32GB option would feature 3GB of RAM, and will be the cheapest Mi 5.

by | January 26, 2016 | 20:23

See Model X's beauty and also see what the owner has to say about this vehicle. But Musk said he was bullish about its prospects. "You do it for sentimental reasons, not transport". According to Chinese local media, Tesla is expected to partner with Chang'an automobile Group and Lifan Group, both of which are Chongqing-based auto companies.

by | January 26, 2016 | 15:27

If the leak is to be taken with any more than two grains of salt, this might suggest that Apple might compromise a bit on battery in order to cram four self-balancing speakers into its new ultrathin tablet design. The Apple-focused tech site also claims that the next iPads could be waterproof and dust-resistant. 17/08/15: Those anticipating a successor to last year's iPad Air 2 might have to wait a little while longer - new rumours suggest that it might not be coming this September after all.

by | January 26, 2016 | 15:21

According to a report from The Information , Amazon is having another go at smartphones, though this time without hardware and instead through software partnerships with OEMs, not taking the failed Fire Phone approach. Amazon has shifted focus from hardware development to smartphone software development. With the Amazon Appstore being pretty well stocked on apps and games, it's not a stretch to imagine a phone released without Google Play access.

by | January 26, 2016 | 12:42

Again, we take this leaked image with a grain of salt, and only time (or rather a few weeks) will tell if there's any truth to it. Also, the 6.0 update will hopefully be followed quickly by 6.0.1 since there are only very minor updates there, although you never know with Google and Samsung (plus, maybe your carrier).

by | January 26, 2016 | 09:05

Kuo also added that Apple suppliers like Casetek and SZS will also benefit from the upgraded MacBook models. Despite a sluggish PC market overall, Apple's MacBooks have seen "solid growth" especially on the business front. Kuo expects strong demand for new MacBooks. Intel's Skylake is a follow up to Broadwell, offering usual performance improvements like a boost of 10 to 20% to CPU speeds and of 16 to 41% to integrated graphics chips.

by | January 26, 2016 | 04:26

The company will appoint two new board members and a new chief marketing officer. Growth in monthly active users has slowed in recent quarters, pushing Dorsey to consider changes such as dropping Twitter's signature 140-character limit on tweets .

by | January 26, 2016 | 03:49

But there's also a lot of acquisitions going on, with the likes of Apple's recent hiring of professor Doug Bowman and now the general manager for Twitter's video-sharing service Vine is leaving to join Google to work on VR. Also, he now has YouTube alum Jason Toff working under him. But it does have some experience, including a built-up apps catalogue, thanks to Cardboard.

by | January 26, 2016 | 03:08

It is native mainly to tropical Africa, with outbreaks in Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands. The virus is transmitted by mosquito bites - but there is no vaccine, and disease suppression focuses on using insecticides, special nets and screens.

by | January 26, 2016 | 00:01

On January 25, Mark shared a new photograph of Max and himself during a swimming session. Mark, whom we are nearly 100 percent certain has a heated pool, couldn't wait for summer to take his baby girl for her very first dip in the pool and luckily for us, he chose to document the occasion.

by | January 25, 2016 | 23:44

After touring the worldwide film circuit, the movie settled for collections of over a crore in India. It is based on world's biggest civil evacuation during the Iraq-Kuwait war - evacuation of Indians based in Kuwait. contd". The film released on January 22, 2016 and Cinekorn Entertainment is distributing the film in all major areas of the continent. "#Airlift had EXCELLENT trending over the weekend".

by | January 25, 2016 | 22:21

Reports stated that the new map is a re-imagining of the "Hijacked" map from the " Black Ops II ". Call of Duty: Black Ops is one of the most requested Xbox 360 games to be backwards compatible. The Giant Map for " Black Ops 3 " zombies will be included as well in the " Black Ops 3 " Season Pass. Awakening brings four new multiplayer maps in Gauntlet, Splash, Rise, and Skyjacked .

by | January 25, 2016 | 02:28

An insider explained the situation between Styles and Jenner, and clarified that if Jenner dates Ronaldo, that "doesn't mean things between her and Harry are over". The pair's collection may start with just t-shirts, which they previously revealed on Instagram. HollywoodLife.com reported that the "Shake It Off" hit maker dislikes hearing news about Harry Styles being with someone else.

by | January 24, 2016 | 22:12

However, a fresh report by 9to5Mac pointed out that the new 4-inch handset would be known as the iPhone 5se, where "se" stands for special edition. So, the new phone will still pack the same punch as its iPhone 6S model counterparts, simply in a smaller package. The color options to be available for the iPhone 5SE variant will be the same as those available for the iPhone 6S model, including a rose gold version.

by | January 24, 2016 | 22:11

Speculation regarding a new 4-inch iPhone coming out of Cupertino has run rampant the past few months with rumors claiming the device will look like an tiny iPhone 6, but a new report claims the device will actually look more like a special edition iPhone 5s.

by | January 24, 2016 | 17:40

The 4-inch screen (and presumably its 1136×640 resolution) will be retained, but the edges of the phone and the front glass will be curved instead of squared off as they are in the iPhone 5 and 5S. Enter: the iPhone 5SE , a four-inch model that could be available as early as this Spring. Also now in beta, the WatchOS 2.2 update is expected to go official, that comes with some handy new features, including the ability to connect more than one Apple Watch to a single iPhone.