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by | May 02, 2018 | 02:32

Earlier today, members of Reddit's Apple community ( r/Apple ) discovered the voice assistant gave a NSFW answer when you asked it to define "mother". First noted by Redditors, the second meaning of "mother" is defined by Siri as 'short for motherf****r.' Well, well, well... It's not clear whether this was a case of an Apple employee coding in the line as a joke, or - as perhaps seems more likely - simply an error arising from whichever dictionary Siri was using to draw its ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:30

It said that Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's action, based on the Honest and Open New EPA Science Treatment (Honest) Act that I introduced, would prevent scientific studies from being considered. Private Italian security guards hired by Perrotta helped arrange an expansive motorcade for Pruitt and his entourage, according to the EPA official with direct knowledge of the trip.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:17

The company eventually plans to expand to other languages. The feature is launching in closed beta, and Facebook announced a handful of major brands using it: ASUS, Kia, Nike and Sephora. The AR creation tools are free to use, but Marcus adds that brands will tend to buy ads on Messenger and Facebook to drive consumers to experiences, thereby providing a path to monetization for Facebook.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:16

The social media company, which also brands itself as a camera company , said it took in $230.6 million in sales during the first three months of 2018, well below analysts' estimate of $244.5 million. "As we have mentioned on our past two earnings calls, a change this big to existing behaviour comes with some disruption, especially given the high frequency of daily engagement of our community".

by | May 02, 2018 | 00:57

This is a standalone VR headset that works without a phone or PC. While much of the discussion is expected to center on privacy and data protection, Amazon's offering of a pre-order on the site suggests that the Oculus Go pre-order and launch date might also be announced at the show.

by | May 02, 2018 | 00:54

Monday night marks Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals between the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers , a matchup that has given us historic showdowns like Bird vs Dr. "Obviously he's a big part of what we do, but I really don't know what his status is". It remains to be seen just what the Celtics have left in the tank, especially with such a quick turnaround.

by | May 02, 2018 | 00:43

Even the largest telecom company Airtel have reduced the prices of its old prepaid plans and continuously introducing new plans to counter Reliance Jio . Jio also offers unlimited voice calls across the nation without roaming charges and 20 SMS. The calls also come with FUP of 250 minutes per day and 1000 minutes per week.

by | May 02, 2018 | 00:36

As per the tweet, Stories Reactions will be available when you click on the Reply button on a user's story. You can trim a video to show only the part you want to share - Stories are supposed to be short snippets and not full movies, after all - within the app, as well.

by | May 01, 2018 | 10:18

Down on Wall St, Fitbit ( NYSE: FIT ) stocks soared nearly 10 percent after the company announced the Alphabet ( NYSE: GOOG ) collaboration. "Working with Google gives us an opportunity to transform how we scale our business, allowing us to reach more people around the world faster, while also enhancing the experience we offer to our users and the healthcare system", Fitbit CEO James Park said in a statement announcing the partnership.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:44

The suspects, which include " OMG ", "FL", "火狐", "须弥" and "炎黄", have been fined approximately $30 million RNB, or $51 million Dollars. In a game where skill and ability should determine outcomes, the presence of aimbots or other cheating devices can seriously ruin the reputation and player base of a multiplayer game.

by | May 01, 2018 | 08:49

Nwobike was dragged to court by the EFCC ( Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ). Mr Nwobike, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN ), was convicted by the Ikeja Division of the Lagos High Court on Monday. Both are Federal High Court judges. The SAN was convicted for the charges relating to exchange of text messages with court registrars , instructing them to assign cases to judges in order to receive favourable rulings and judgments in court.

by | May 01, 2018 | 06:31

The teams will be establishing a logistical support structure for future work. The BBC reports that once the costs of transport and resupply to this remotest of regions is factored in, the total value of the ITGC will probably top $40 million.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:33

Students who have scored the required cut off will now appear for JEE Advanced scheduled on May 20. Suraj Krishna Bhogi from Andhra Pradesh has topped the Joint Entrance Examination - Main ( JEE Main ) Paper I, the result of which was declared by the Central Board of Seconday Examination (CBSE), on Monday.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:27

About 24.81 million shares traded. (NYSE:DAL) has risen 17.70% since April 30, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.94% the S&P500. The institutional investor held 800 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $204,000, down from 61,200 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:23

Mr. Koum, who was chief executive of WhatsApp, gave no reason for leaving in a Facebook post on Monday about his departure. The report describes how those issues gradually emerged after Facebook's purchase of the encrypted-messaging platform for $16 billion in 2014 and how they led Koum to inform Facebook's corporate leadership of his impending departure.

by | April 30, 2018 | 13:13

Additionally, it's made a new add-on to its Prime membership, which offers more kid-focussed content including kid-friendly skills developed by companies such as Disney and Nickelodeon for $2.99 per month. Alexa will then reply, "Okay, I'll remember that Liam's birthday is June 20th". Alexa will do as told and put this information in its memory and retrieve the data later on when the user needs to be reminded about it.

by | April 30, 2018 | 09:55

If that's all you need to hear, you can manually download the update straight from Microsoft starting later today, by way of the Windows Update tool. Also introduced with the update is the new Focus Assist feature, which will provide users with a detailed summary of what they missed while they were goofing off on social media, including emails, notifications or updates.

by | April 30, 2018 | 03:33

It will also follow a dominant trend in the commercial space industry: like Blue Origin's New Shepard suborbital vehicle, and SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, the first stage of the New Glenn will be landable and therefore reusable. Smith further added in confidence- "We need to ensure it's totally safe and for our travelers,". Passengers should experience up to 3 gravities at liftoff and 4 minutes of time weightless where they would float around and have the opportunity to look out the ...

by | April 29, 2018 | 23:16

Not only will this help make human activity more self-sufficient, but also significantly reduce the costs of launch, as much of these vital resources can be made on the spot. The Resource Prospector mission, which was in the concept formulation stage for potential launch in the 2020s, would have surveyed one of the moon's poles in search of volatile compounds such as hydrogen, oxygen and water that could be mined to support future human explorers.

by | April 29, 2018 | 18:42

Once the merger is completed, Airtel, which now owns 53.5% stake in Bharti Infratel , will hold between 33.8% and 37.2% in the merged entity, while Vodafone India will own between 26.7% and 29.4%. The current market cap of Infratel is Rs 60,916.85 crore. India's leading telecom company Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced that it has chose to merge its tower arm Bharti Infratel with Indus Towers .

by | April 29, 2018 | 17:22

An additional 100 million Australian dollars ($76 million) would finance reef restoration and adaptation, including ambitious plans that amount to growing more resilient corals in laboratories. Climate change also affected the creatures that live in the reef system. "Today's investment brings real hope to the Great Barrier Reef ", Dr Schubert said .

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:15

Apart from the telecom arm of Reliance the retail industries too reported a three time increase in profit in the fourth quarter in 2018. The company said higher interest and depreciation charges with the commissioning of projects across businesses resulted in relatively lower growth in profit after tax.

by | April 28, 2018 | 18:46

One of the more interesting Edge updates is called 'Grammar tools.' With this new feature readers are able to highlight words and Microsoft's algorithms will break them into syllables. There is really nothing different in the interface and functionality with this version. Apple iTunes on Windows Store is pretty much the same software as you have been seeing all this while, however, the only difference is that installation updates are handled through the Windows Store updater rather than ...

by | April 27, 2018 | 10:01

Combined Switch software unit sales for the 2017 fiscal year reached 63.51 million units. Finally, Nintendo's mobile games business, which now has Super Mario Run, Fire Emblem Heroes , and Animal Crossing Pocket Camp , saw a 64% year-on-year rise to 39.3 billion yen (£25 million).

by | April 27, 2018 | 09:38

But looks can be deceiving. New Information Rights Management controls make it possible to disable the option to forward, download, copy or print the emails that you send. And if you get a message from one of your contacts but the mail originates from an unfamiliar email address, you will be notified. Go into your sent folder, find the message, and click "remove access".

by | April 27, 2018 | 09:36

There is no word at this time on when the worldwide market can expect the Mi A2. Even though it may not be easy to get your hands on a Redmi Note 5 Pro before Diwali , Xiaomi will offer interested customers a chance to purchase the smartphone next week.

by | April 27, 2018 | 09:17

With Notre Dame guard Quenton Nelson , NC State defensive end Bradley Chubb, and Ohio State corner Denzel Ward all off the board at the eighth , Smith's versatility and explosiveness will slide in nicely to the rising defense in Chicago.

by | April 26, 2018 | 09:50

A new, more streamlined approach to enabling Mobile Broadband Adapters via the Device Manager settings is now being put in place to help users who have PCs with either SIM card or USB modems capabilities, to update and test out Microsoft's generic Mobile Broadband Adapter (MBA).

by | April 26, 2018 | 09:47

Snap says that Snapchat will have new Snappable games every week. Through Snappables, users will be able to do the tasks in the AR games. With the games, you can do things like fight aliens, play basketball, start a rock band , and more. A video sent to VentureBeat by a Snap spokesperson showed off a game where users had to open their mouth to "catch" eggs that were augmented onto the Snap screen.

by | April 26, 2018 | 07:03

Many Americans are poorly educated about gambling laws in the US, and have opted to defend corporations utilizing gambling mechanisms because many seem to be addicted to loot boxes . "It is often children who come into contact with such systems and we can not allow that", Geens said. 'We have already taken numerous measures to protect minors and adults against the influence of gambling advertising.

by | April 26, 2018 | 06:34

The researchers say these differences in atmospheric composition shed light on questions about the planets' formation and history. According to Dr. Fletcher, when a cloud is formed by condensation, the cloud-forming gas is hidden away in an internal reservoir beneath levels that can usually be seen through our telescopes.

by | April 26, 2018 | 06:33

YouTube Kids, which has been criticized for inadvertently recommending disturbing videos to children, said Wednesday that it would introduce several ways for parents to limit what can be watched on the popular app. "Of those 6.7 million videos, 76 percent were removed before they received a single view". Google is also rolling out signed-in profiles for YouTube Kids across Europe, the Middle East and Asia this week, which means parents can create individual profiles for each of their ...

by | April 26, 2018 | 06:31

Among several popular theories is one that predicts a meteor strike will turn Tilted Towers into rubble , leaving players to duke it out in a post-apocalyptic environment. So many signs have been showing up, giving players the idea that the comet will hit Tilted Towers and with the emergency broadcast shown today, it could be a reality.

by | April 26, 2018 | 04:32

The rumors of Spider-Man PS4 getting "Iron Spider Suit" and "Spidey Suit Pack" pre-order exclusives are finally confirmed. In Marvel's Spider-Man, having a variety of suits for players to use was a must-have for us. For all the latest on Marvel's Spider-Man, be sure to check out Insomniac Games on Twitter , Facebook and Instagram ! The Iron Spider suit will be able to do something that only Avengers Infinity War watchers will know.

by | April 26, 2018 | 04:22

Today, ESA released an even more mind-blowing batch of Gaia data encompassing 1.7 billion stars including incredible detail on nearly every speck of light. "Scientists will be busy with this data for many years, and we are ready to be surprised by the avalanche of discoveries that will unlock the secrets of our Galaxy".