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by | October 19, 2017 | 17:17

A Facebook fugitive from the metro Detroit area, who once taunted police on the social media site, surrendered Monday night and even followed through on a promise to deliver a dozen donuts. The police department quickly made a post stating "Donuts!" Add to that list: Convince wanted men to turn themselves in - and bring donuts and a bagel.

by | October 19, 2017 | 16:55

To allow Bixby to be able to turn on and off items like a smart thermostat or a smart lamp, Samsung will release its new Bixby software development kit, making it available to developers starting today. Samsung says that AI is "the next major tectonic shift" and Bixby along with other smart assistants will be responsible for taking us into the future of computing.

by | October 19, 2017 | 02:07

Beyond the obvious benefits of processor horsepower, HP has licensed Wacom's EMR technology for a pressure-sensitive and tilt-aware pen that draws power through contact with the screen. The device can work as an attached or detached laptop, a docked workstation, or a tablet, and can power two 4K displays using Thunderbolt 3 connections.

by | October 19, 2017 | 01:31

These two cars use artificial intelligence. While the Concept-i is a four-seater auto with a range of about 300km, the Concept-i RIDE is a two-seater, specifically created to be comfortable for people using wheelchairs and it has a range between 100 and 150km.

by | October 19, 2017 | 01:01

Davis Magnet IB PTA President Janelle Jefferson announced at the Jackson Public Schools Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday evening that school stakeholders voted on October 5 to rename the school Barack Obama Magnet IB. The school is not the first to be named after the 44th president. The students chose Obama because they were alive during his administration and felt that he shared their principles, Jefferson said.

by | October 19, 2017 | 00:51

While the new studio joint venture is separate from NBCUniversal's earlier investment, the media giant appears to be committed to fostering Snapchat's development as a mobile content and advertising platform. Partnering with NBC and splitting ownership of the new joint venture equally also places Snap in a position of control, as pointed out by TechCrunch .

by | October 19, 2017 | 00:52

Complaints about customer service and service faults topped the worries of small business consumers when it came to their phone and internet services. "Most of the TIO complaint types, such as for "customer service" or "billing and payment" issues, are generally limited to the interaction between a customer and their retail provider, and the retail provider should take responsibility and fix their processes - these are within the traditional TIO remit", Brooks said.

by | October 19, 2017 | 00:50

England showed character in the penalty shootout with a 100 per cent conversion, beginning with Rhian Brewster, who slotted it home with Japan goalkeeper Kosei Tani making a wrong dive. "The city has been awesome, the crowd, the attendance". "We've played in front of some unbelievable attendances which has been a real benefiting factor for the players because they're still quite young so to get an early experience of playing in front of crowds like that will serve them well in the long-term".

by | October 19, 2017 | 00:25

Hamilton, the computer scientist responsible for developing software for space missions, comes with her own science lab and books reminiscent of the Apollo Guidance Computer. Weinstock's initial idea for the set also included Katherine Johnson , the space scientist instrumental in bringing the first Americans to orbit, but the company wasn't able to include her in the final set.

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:14

One possible developer to take would be the team at Motive Studios that were working alongside Visceral could expand to take on the entire game's development. According to an email EA sent to its employees acquired by Kotaku , Steve Anthony is going to lead the rebooted Star Wars project. Hennig joined Visceral Games' Star Wars project in 2014 , following her departure from Naughty Dog .

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:08

The apparent lack of staff morale among those who've left and some who remain at the company apparently comes down to how the company has expanded in size, along with how uncompromising the company is in its vision, co-founder Marcin Iwinski and studio head Adam Badowski said in the statement .

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:48

This 4G feature phone will be available starting from October 20. The "effective cost" of using the Micromax Bharat-1 will be Rs. 3,364, compared to Rs. Reliance Jio's effectively free offering of low-priced 4G enabled VoLTE handset has triggered a new form of handset revolution in the Indian telecom sector, and now BSNL is the latest contender in this new-age telecom war.

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:48

To see this information users just have to hover over the name of the room in Calendar when looking to book a room. For employees managing multiple calendars, such as administrative assistants, Google's made it easier to view and manage multiple calendars at once, with a side-by-side "Day" view.

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:28

It can also deliver news briefings, weather forecasts, sports stats, and traffic information, and offers interactive games for passengers. From its perch above your car's dashboard, Speak allows drivers to access Amazon Alexa voice skills with the hands-free "Alexa..." keyword.

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:29

Check out the launch trailer below, and be sure to check back shortly after launch for THDR's full review of Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus . Next week sees the release of Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus , as B.J. The New Colossus rockets the action and chaos to new heights. "Did you forget?" asks Resistance leader Grace Walker as she lists reasons why good Americans should pick up arms against the occupying Nazi force.

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:25

The cars in NY would run at Level 4 autonomy, meaning a human passenger (for the most part) monitors the systems and the vehicle navigates. The company has tested more than 100 of the vehicles around the country, including in dense San Francisco , but New York's harsh weather and even harsher streets will "improve our software at a much faster rate", Vogt said.

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:23

These include political campaign staffers, journalists seeking anonymity for their sources, or people in abusive relationships seeking safety. Hardly a week goes by without a high-profile hacking story, and now Google is launching a new security system for those who take their data really, really seriously.

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:26

One mini cupcake was listed as equalling 110 calories. Google confirmed to Buzzfeed late Tuesday that the feature would be removed due to "strong user feedback". Such a calculation can vary wildly from person to person, as burn rates are based on a variety of factors including gender, age, current weight, body composition, and more.

by | October 17, 2017 | 17:50

However, one piece of the Surface Book 2 design that leaves it a bit behind the crowd is the lack of Thunderbolt 3 connectivity. The laptops can be configured with Intel's new eighth-generation Coffee Lake quad-core Core i7 processors , although the smaller model can be ordered with a seventh-generation Core i5 chip.

by | October 17, 2017 | 16:30

On the front, there is an 8-megapixel fixed focus selfie camera as well on both the Mate 10 Pro and the regular variant. Huawei has just launched the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro - flagship smartphones that come with premium specs, glass and metal designs and future forward artificial intelligence tricks courtesy of Huawei's in-house Neural Processing Unit.

by | October 17, 2017 | 16:17

Stafford Marquardt, Product Manager at Google, made the announcement in her blog post on October 16. The American company has added the feature of watching a dozen planets. The beautifully stitched worlds were all created by astronomical artist Björn Jónsson who used imagery from both NASA and the European Space Agency archives.

by | October 17, 2017 | 15:47

Since then, Facebook has expanded its own services, as well as those among its family of apps - including WhatsApp and Instagram - to feature a range of Snapchat-like features such as Stories and photo filters. The app also has a very interesting functioning style in that it asks its users which among those in their friends list best matches with a given description.

by | October 17, 2017 | 14:52

The electric range is a quoted 93 miles. "A attractive GT with incredible technology packed into it - a great start for our new Polestar brand". A customer need never leave the house, let alone set foot in a Polestar dealership , to test drive, subscribe, and get exactly the vehicle they want delivered to their door.

by | October 17, 2017 | 14:16

The new additions will allow OEMs to manufacture mobile devices that support new operator deployments of Band 71, which is a 600MHz low-frequency band. He also added that he believes they have an edge over their competitors over miniaturization of antenna modules. Qualcomm is nearing its march towards commercial availability of 5G with its recent announcements at its 4G/5G Summit.

by | October 17, 2017 | 08:43

This new addition is rolling out to Google Photos now, and it's one h*ck of a good update. Still, it makes making albums or searching for specific photos of your pets much easier. Before, you'd have to manually search out pet photos or try to remember specific dates or locations. With this update, the People section in Google Photos will be updated to "People and Pets" to showcase both your human companions, as well as those that are a bit fluffier.

by | October 17, 2017 | 04:32

You will then have to pay Rs 2499 in monthly instalments for 24 months. While the 24 month EMI plan with Rs. 2499 charges is the same for the other iPhone 7 models, here is the initial down payment that you need to pay if you want to choose any other model and not the iPhone 7 32GB .

by | October 17, 2017 | 02:53

You know you'd do exactly the same thing if you were in space. They are, of course, not, but then we've only experienced them with the full effect of gravity working on them, and can you really say you've given something a thorough critical analysis if you haven't tested it in zero-gravity? "In a fidget spinner, you hold the centre of one ball bearing, the outer bearing race spins around, and the outer parts of the fidget spin with the outer bearing race", explained physicist Paul ...

by | October 17, 2017 | 02:50

Tiangong-1 (" heavenly Palace 1") is China's first space station that launched in September 2011. The station is likely to crash into the Earth in late 2017 or early 2018. However, it is not possible to predict the exact time or location that the debris will hit the Earth. "You really can't steer these things", McDowell told The Guardian in 2016 .

by | October 17, 2017 | 02:23

Those are only the tip of the iceberg of what this update brings. The big Xbox One Fall update is now available for you to install on your Xbox One, and will be helping you be able to personalize the console's dashboard to how you want it, rather than just having to work your way around it to find what you want to use.

by | October 17, 2017 | 00:47

The news was delivered in the form of an id Software developer interview where creative director Hugo Martin and executive producer Marty Stratton dive into how the port differs from the original release. Doom is out on the Nintendo Switch on November 10. "We wouldn't put it in people's hands if we weren't proud of it, and didn't think that it is the best possible representation of Doom ", Stratton said.

by | October 16, 2017 | 16:44

Along with the update, the OnePlus 3 and 3T users will get the September security patch as well. Those who have already received the update have noticed improvement in battery life and less data mining. Both the OnePlus phone users with the new update will be able to add OnePlus account login for access to Shot on OnePlus , due to which the OnePlus 3, 3T users will be able to upload photos directly to Shot on OnePlus through wallpapers.

by | October 16, 2017 | 16:24

Now the Mate 10 series is making its public debut. At a recent hands-on event, we were able to get some time with a handset that's looking very promising indeed. Only here for the Australian pricing and release dates? They are powered by the company's own eight-core Kirin 970 along with a dedicated chipset for processing neural networks.

by | October 16, 2017 | 15:51

For example, 41% of Android devices and now in use and numerous Linux variants are vulnerable to a particularly nasty variant of the attack, which according to Vanhoef, "makes ittrivial to intercept and manipulate traffic sent by these Linux and Android devices".

by | October 16, 2017 | 08:51

The research paper published earlier this month even suggests that planet 9 could be 10 times the mass of Earth. A planetary astrophysicist, Konstantin Batygin at Caltech, said that "There are now five different lines of observational evidence pointing to the existence of planet Nine".

by | October 15, 2017 | 09:37

Carl Pei in his post on OnePlus forums said that they collect two types of analytics data from OnePlus devices running OxygenOS - usage analytics and device information. That still meant that vast amounts of data were being sent to OnePlus by default, and many users would never know about the switch to disable it. At any time, users can opt-out of usage analytics collection by navigating to " Settings " - " Advanced " - " Join user experience program ".