Electronics

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:11

The video shows a person bypassing the facial recognition security feature of the Galaxy S8 by placing a photo in front of the camera . Now, "Microsoft Editions" of the two devices have been announced as well. In a demo, which we first saw on The Verge , iDeviceHelp was able to fool the facial recognition feature with a photo. After the video was published, a Samsung spokesperson told Business Insider in a statement that facial recognition isn't meant to be a secure feature.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:12

The Windows giant also added that it will not shut down the Wunderlist app until it will incorporate the best of Wunderlist into To-Do. Whether you are someone who is looking for a to-do app for your business, your personal life or your school activities, this app is your one-stop app for organization and productivity.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:14

The South Korean giant reported "strong double digit growth" for United States pre-orders for its Galaxy S8 and S8+ over the Galaxy S7 lineup. "We will make more efforts to achieve the performance we had in 2013", Koh Dong Jin, Samsung Mobile's Chief told the Korea Herald .

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:56

NPD Group analyst Sam Naji noted that the Nintendo Switch's launch on March 3 helped bump these numbers up significantly. This uptick in sales is notable, as total physical sales had previously declined every month for the past year months.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:15

This gives us hope of seeing dual cameras in future Samsung devices such as Galaxy S9 or Galaxy Note 8 . After launching its new flagship smartphone in NY last week - the Galaxy S8 - users lucky enough to get their hands on the device have found a slight problem with its facial recognition security feature.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:09

The foldable feature, however, could appear on two separate devices mysteriously named Galaxy X and Galaxy X1, but at an unspecified time . Besides that, Samsung official website lists the pre-registrations for the Galaxy S8 series in India.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:07

The record only applies to the USA market, not globally, a spokesman for the Kyoto-based company said . Citigroup has also set a sales target of 6.7 million units for the as-yet unconfirmed (and likely non-existent) console through the fiscal year March 2019.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:01

It has a 4GB RAM and a 64GB internal storage which can be expandable upto 256 GB. Both phones have the IRIS scanner. Now with these prices , they are definitely not the cheapest costing phone on the market, however, they are certainly worth the price which you are paying, with all those top notch specs and premium build quality.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:55

Let's go over them quickly. In an update to the Dota 2 matchmaking services today, Valve announced that players will have to register a unique phone number in order to compete in ranked matches. Before the update, solo players would be placed in matches with teams just to hasten the matchmaking process, as pointed out by IGN . Tweaks have also been made to the way undesirable behaviour is dealt with in matchmaking.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:50

In a report by PTI , it has been made clear that any factually incorrect rumour or misleading information on a social media group could result in an FIR against the group administrator. The social media has several fake news and doctored images. This order has been issued to curb the transfer of fake news and rumors on the social media.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:49

When your account is connected to Google Home, you will be asked to say the phrases "Ok Google " and "Hey Google " twice each. "Those phrases are then analyzed by a neural network, which can detect certain characteristics of a person's voice", Google's Yury Pinsky explained today.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:40

The Apple Watch NikeLab is essentially a Space Grey Apple Watch 2 combined with a "neutral toned" style and a light bone/black coloured band. This model sports the "NikeLab Innovation x Innovators" logo on the back. The Apple Watch NikeLab runs on watchOS 3 and houses a dual-core processor. However, deep water activities like scuba diving are not recommended while wearing the smartwatch.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:31

Basin Falls consists of the Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X processors, and the X299 chipset. The site claims that Intel will launch the high-end Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X processors in late May rather than the end of July, and the mainstream Coffee Lake series in August rather than January next year.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:19

In Eric Dier, Spurs has a player who would relish a job like this, though Conte will have worked in practice on ensuring Hazard and the team are more mobile to ensure lighting does not strike twice. They won only one of their four Champions League and Europa League matches there and have managed only one victory in their last eight at the national stadium overall.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:48

It is likely Texas will appeal those cases, given its history of fighting voting rights decision against it tooth-and-nail, meaning that the Supreme Court may get to weigh in on the state's relationship with the Voting Right Act . Chris Turner, head of the House Democratic Caucus. "This is shameful and unacceptable". "As 5th Circuit Judge Jerry Smith observed in his dissent, the challenge to the old 2011 maps are not only moot but 'a finding that racial considerations were dominant and ...

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:48

It is likely Texas will appeal those cases, given its history of fighting voting rights decision against it tooth-and-nail, meaning that the Supreme Court may get to weigh in on the state's relationship with the Voting Right Act . Chris Turner, head of the House Democratic Caucus. "This is shameful and unacceptable". "As 5th Circuit Judge Jerry Smith observed in his dissent, the challenge to the old 2011 maps are not only moot but 'a finding that racial considerations were dominant and ...

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:49

Go figure those districts just happen to encompass some of Texas' urban, left-leaning counties like Bexar, Harris, El Paso and Nieces. He noted the 2011 redistricting Texas House maps were superseded by new maps in 2013, referencing a remark by the dissenting judge in the case referencing that.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:49

The maps originated in a House redistricting committee made up of 12 Republicans and five Democrats. In its ruling, the court also found nine districts (in Bell, Hidalgo, Lampasas and Nueces counties) were drawn with uneven populations, in violation of the one person, one vote rule.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:47

The maps originated in a House redistricting committee made up of 12 Republicans and five Democrats. In its ruling, the court also found nine districts (in Bell, Hidalgo, Lampasas and Nueces counties) were drawn with uneven populations, in violation of the one person, one vote rule.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:48

The maps originated in a House redistricting committee made up of 12 Republicans and five Democrats. In its ruling, the court also found nine districts (in Bell, Hidalgo, Lampasas and Nueces counties) were drawn with uneven populations, in violation of the one person, one vote rule.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:46

The maps originated in a House redistricting committee made up of 12 Republicans and five Democrats. In its ruling, the court also found nine districts (in Bell, Hidalgo, Lampasas and Nueces counties) were drawn with uneven populations, in violation of the one person, one vote rule.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:27

Xiaomi Mi 6 64 GB variant has been priced at CNY 2,499 ( Rs 23,500 approx) and 128GB at CNY 2,899 (Rs 27,000 approx). While OnePlus learned the lesson with its OnePlus 3 and 3T. Pricing for the Mi 6 starts at $363 and runs up to $435 depending on the configuration. The memory can't be expanded using microSD card. After the Redmi Pro and the Mi 5s Plus, Xiaomi is once again dabbling with a dual camera setup on the Mi 6 .

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:10

Though Google has not made any comment on this prospect, there is a possibility that this new feature could be the starting of incorporating some of Google Assistant's features like creating notes, reminders and events that are now missing on Home.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:00

Users can take advantage of blackout-free continuous shooting at up to 20 fps for up to 241 RAW files or 362 JPEG images. The expanded ISO range starts at 50, and runs all the way to a staggering 204,800. "The pursuit of speed in photography has been held back by the limitations of the last century", he said, stating that the Alpha 9 overcomes these limitations.

by | April 21, 2017 | 02:58

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $99.23, up from yesterday's close by 3.92%. The relative strength index or RSI highlights overbought (above 70) and oversold (below 30) areas. The high and low revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.02 Billion and $1.79 Billion, respectively. EPS growth in past five years was 22.20% while EPS growth in next five years is projected to arrive at 11.67%.

by | April 20, 2017 | 10:09

He took his McNuggets and whipped out of the parking lot, almost hitting Gail Wheeler, 54, a retail operations manager from Erie who was on her way home from the grocery store."Two seconds later, I hear these sirens, and they come whipping past me", she told The Associated Press.Wheeler followed behind for a couple miles.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:24

The iPad Air 2 comes in a gold variant apart from the regular silver and white ones and offers only 32GB and 128GB models since the 16GB and 64GB have already been discontinued. If you own a 4th generation iPad that is covered by Apple Care and is broken, send it over to Apple. As the iPad Air 2 offers a slew of improvements over the iPad 4, including a faster processor, Touch ID fingerprint scanner integrated with the Home Button, improved front and rear cameras, along with a slimmer ...

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:20

Users will also be able to view profiles they have previously visited in the offline mode and posts that were loaded in the Explore tab. Interaction with said posts will also be possible, in the form of likes and comments. All these changes will be applied once the Internet connection has been restored. The developers during the event added that they are working on bringing the same offline to iOS platform in due time.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:16

Mark Zuckerberg himself took the stage to make painful jokes about Fast and Furious and opine on how Facebook wants to dominate what he sees as the next major platform: augmented reality. Zuckerberg maintains that "AR building blocks" like simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM), 3D effects, and AI-driven object recognition are fundamental in creating apps with the Camera Effects platform in the future.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:15

A class claims in federal court that headphone and speaker giant Bose Corporation has been spying on its customers' listening preferences through its mobile app Bose Connect. "In fact, numerous scientific studies show that musical preferences reflect explicit characteristics such as age, personality, and values, and can likely even be used to identify people with autism spectrum conditions".

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:08

Police figures show India has the world's highest road accident death toll, with more than 110,000 people dying each year in crashes. Rescue operations are on and the casualties are expected to increase. "My condolences to families of deceased & wish speedy covery of injured". Till the filing of this report, 26 bodies were identified -nine were from Himachal Pradesh and another 17 from Uttarakhand.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:02

Mr. Yadav, clad in battle fatigues and carrying his service rifle, had in January posted a video on Facebook, complaining that watery dal and burnt chapatis were being served to the troops serving on inhospitable terrain. During the court of inquiry, Yadav's colleagues did not support his claim of sub-standard food at the camps. In the video Mr Yadav had claimed that while there was provision for procuring ration and other essential commodities, some officers were diverting goods to the open ...

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:03

There's no denying Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Desapacito" is the hottest song of the moment. Already, " Despacito " earned the distinction of becoming " The First Spanish Language Song To Occupy the Top 10 on the Global Spotify Chart for 10 Consecutive Weeks ." It has cumulatively generated over 500 million global streams, while its music video is quickly closing in on 1 billion YouTube/VEVO views.

by | April 20, 2017 | 08:59

One way that Facebook's new AR platform will come to life is by allowing developers to layer information cards digitally onto real life objects. Building on the launch of chatbots on Messenger at F8 previous year, Facebook announced the new Discover tab, to find recently used bots, popular "experiences" and search for businesses.

by | April 20, 2017 | 08:41

While there is virtual reality hardware, there still is a dearth of VR-based content. At the moment, no doubt the avatars are a bit on the goofy side and I imagine there's a bit of a learning curve, but everything new has to start somewhere.