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by | August 16, 2017 | 15:46

Allo on the web uses a QR code pairing process, similar to WhatsApp , to connect to the mobile device. To start with, open the Allo app on your Android phone, go to Menu Allo for Web scan the code with your phone. Fulay on Tuesday, Aug. 15, announced via Twitter that Allo is now available on the web but only for Android users for the time being. Google's scattershot messaging strategy has one less problem.

by | August 14, 2017 | 01:21

In an op-ed published on Friday in the Wall Street Journal , Damore wrote that he first circulated his lengthy memo to some people at Google about a month ago. The town hall was meant to hear out employee grievances over a flare-up that has consumed Google for much of the week. Damore , who has emerged as a hero of conservative media, stands by his memo, saying he considered it a "reasoned, well-researched, good-faith argument".

by | August 14, 2017 | 00:52

While this year's display of night sky fireworks may be slightly obscured by a particularly bright moon, star gazers can still expect to see dozens of stars streaking across our skies. "The Perseids in 2017 have been the opposite: performing as soon as it got dark and giving many their first glimpse of a meteor easily". "The Perseids can be very bright and often quite spectacular", said Mr Scagell.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:38

The shows that will appear in Watch are a mix of videos that are already popular on Facebook - like Nas Daily , a series that chronicles the travels of a social media star around the world - and original programs funded by Facebook. "More and more people are coming to Facebook with the intention of watching videos", said Fidji Simo, who leads Facebook's video efforts. As The Verge notes , "If successful, Facebook's push into video programming could represent a major new source of ...

by | August 08, 2017 | 00:42

Last year the company produced 84,000 vehicles, which was a gain of 64% from the prior year. Tesla's cash burn has prompted short-sellers like Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn to bet against the Palo Alto, California company . When Musk was asked last week if he would like to raise more cash as a buffer, he said the company was considering a debt offering but not an offering of stocks.

by | August 08, 2017 | 00:42

They sustained multiple bites to their lower legs and they saw the creatures still clinging to their feet once they'd washed away the blood. A marine biologist with Museums Victoria analyzed a sample taken by Kanizay and says they're lysianassid amphipods, or sea fleas.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:25

One of the Venezuelan opposition leaders arrested earlier this week has been freed, it has emerged. "Tomorrow we start to act". The leftist leader said the assembly would open "in peace and calm" at 11:00 am (1500 GMT) Friday. The Information Ministry referred Reuters to statements National Elections Council chief Tibisay Lucena made in response to Smartmatic's accusations on Wednesday, prior to the prosecutor's announcement.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:59

Essentially, as a requirement for someone to operate a VPN they have to have a license from the government there. "If we discover (clients using unapproved VPNs), we will shut down services", the agency quoted the employee as saying. However Cook did emphasize that in this situation the law is on China's side, unlike the Federal Bureau of Investigation iPhone unlocking saga past year where Cook reiterated that the law supported them.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:22

The ministry said the total number of personnel employed in USA diplomatic and consular offices in Russian Federation will be reduced to 455 people. Putin also spoke about a continuing row between Moscow and Washington which erupted last December when then U.S.

by | July 27, 2017 | 18:23

Samsung C&T on Wednesday said in its regulatory filing that it posted 255 billion won ($227.5 million) in operating profit in the second quarter ended June, up 44 percent from the same period a year ago. The Galaxy S8 series of smartphones recorded higher sales than their predecessors, helping the company's mobile business to rebound from the fire-prone Galaxy Note crisis that cost almost £4 billion a year ago.

by | July 26, 2017 | 01:05

Adobe also notes that it plans to be more aggressive about ending support for Flash "in certain geographies where unlicensed and outdated versions of Flash Player are being distributed". Facebook said that Flash-based video games will continue to run until the end of 2020, but the company is urging "developers to follow the timelines set by browsers, as this may impact your decision to migrate sooner".

by | July 23, 2017 | 00:59

Stenson, meanwhile, joined Johnson on three under par after shooting a third-round 65 that featured six birdies and a bogey. Rory McIlroy can stand on the first tee with a three-wood and hit it 374 yards! Spieth and Matt Kuchar did not tee off until shortly before 4 p.m.at Royal Birkdale.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:54

GE also noted that its backlog during the quarter rose 2% year over year to $326.8 billion. GE's results translated into 28c per share, 3c above analyst expectations. He also is "taking a hard look at our corporate spending" to ensure it contributes to earnings, and on a listening tour of investors. We've reduced our Industrial structural costs year to date by $670 million and we are on track to meet or exceed our $1 billion cost reduction target for the year.

by | July 20, 2017 | 01:01

Right now, Facebook's Instant Articles feature (which loads pages much more quickly directly on Facebook instead of directing you to the publishers' site) lets you skip around some paywalls. "And that is something we are doing now". So far, the financial details have yet to be determined, and we don't expect to know the prices per article or subscription costs until October when the paywall finally starts.

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:58

And like many technology companies, Google is invested in machine learning technology with sophisticated algorithms to better anticipate what is most interesting to you. Google expects that Feed could make Google app as popular as Facebook and Twitter . And for Google , until now, they have mostly relied upon their algorithms to know what their user like and wants to see.

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:57

In a blog entry, X's Glass project lead Jay Kothari revealed that the company had revamped the device to make it lighter and more comfortable for long-term wear, as well as boosted its power and battery life. Hit the link for more details. In a blog post, Jay Kothari, Project Lead for Glass describes his team's partnership with GE Aviation in OH, where Glass helped mechanics working on Airplane maintenance save valuable time by floating all the information they need on the Glass.

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:42

Monday was World Emoji Day , which was the flawless time for Apple to show off some of the new emoji it is adding this year. But Emoji also keeps up with the trends now days as Apple will also add Daenerys Targaryen, aka the Mother of Dragons, from the Game of Thrones as an emoji.

by | July 17, 2017 | 20:42

The e-commerce giant is working on a messaging app, to give its users features which the social media platforms offer its users. Or, at least, Amazon seems to think so, so it's putting out a messaging app that will corral all your other messaging apps so you can communicate with your friends all in one place.

by | July 16, 2017 | 01:14

Emerging markets-focused asset manager Ashmore ASHM.L fell after reporting a 5 percent rise in its fourth-quarter assets, boosted by new client cash. The Fed is projecting one more interest rate hike for this year, which economists expecting it to come in December. Dow Jones closed up by 0.41 percent, S&P 500 ended up 0.47 percent, Nasdaq finished the day up by 0.59 percent.

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:41

Oil market investors are losing confidence over OPEC's effort to offset the glut of supplies, though the impact could be hitting USA producers, the IEA said . By the IEA's estimate, it's not just three members undermining OPEC's efforts. Kachikwu also said he would not attend a meeting between OPEC and non-OPEC nations on July 24 in Russian Federation, because he would be hosting a meeting of African oil producers in Abuja on the same day.