Tech

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:58

The Andhra Pradesh State Fibernet Limited (APSFL) and X Development Centre LLC, formerly known as Google X , have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at California. Google is talking up a new technology that it is testing out to help Project Loon bring connectivity to unconnected regions. The State government has launched AP Fibergrid project with a view to providing digital connectivity to every household in the State.

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:09

If you're exhausted of putting up with a particular person, group or page for a while, just click the menu in the upper right-hand corner of their latest post and click " Snooze " and you won't see anything from them for 30 days. In case you change your mind about seeing their posts again, Facebook will notify you when the Snooze period is coming to an end. Facebook's algorithms are sophisticated, but they haven't overtaken us yet.

by | December 14, 2017 | 11:57

Further, the update is only available for devices based on the English language for India, US, UK, Australia, Canada and Singapore. Google Assistant is coming to Android L (Android 5.0 Lollipop) smartphones and Android M and N tablets.

by | December 14, 2017 | 11:58

Tap "Software Update" and wait for iOS 11.2.1 to show. The updates fix a known remote sharing security vulnerability (CVE-2017-13903) affecting Apple's HomeKit framework for communicating with smart devices in your home. After installing the latest iOS update, the device displays the "Face ID is not available" prompt upon accessing the face unlock feature. Users should back up data before downloading the update.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:20

AR Sticker users can also access sticker packs that add Foodmojis and characters from Netflix Inc.'s " Stranger Things " series. Alongside the announcement of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL , Google unveiled AR Stickers: augmented reality objects that you can drop into your photos that take advantage of the company's new ARCore platform.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:17

After a few days of rumours surrounding Apple's possible acquisition of the British-founded Shazam , Apple has confirmed to BuzzFeed that it has acquired the firm and all of its assets. But Shazam has struggled to find a way to make money off its technology , even as it said that it had reached one billion downloads on smartphones past year.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:34

The idea behind the new Google Assistant voice commands is to detect and sync any devices you recently added to the Google Home app on your smartphone or tablet. Select the Wi-Fi network and complete the rest of the setup process. Also, with Chromecast built in, you can cast from your phone from many more services.

by | December 10, 2017 | 03:53

That said, 2017 was a pretty spectacular year for gaming (leaving aside all that messy business with loot boxes). The content pack The Champions' Ballad is now available for both the Wii U and Nintendo Switch version of the game. Forget everything you know about The Legend of Zelda games. Breath of the Wild did get better reviews , but Mario is outpacing the game in sales .

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:38

One such game is Overwatch , which will host its Winter Wonderland event for the second year in the row beginning next week. For 2016's Winter Wonderland story content, Blizzard released a holiday-themed comic called Reflections . Essentially, it boils down to 5 Mei players taking on resident big lad Winston, who also happens to be player controlled. Whoever's playing as Winston the Yeti must collect meat power-ups in order to enter Primal Rage mode, enabling him to go from hunted to ...

by | December 07, 2017 | 02:11

On Monday, Kardashian shared an Instagram of herself taking a picture at the 2016 "Famous" exhibit . In his song Famous , West sang: "I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex". The lifelike nude sculptures were displayed on a giant bed and included West, her husband, Kanye West , and Swift, among others. Fans also speculated several songs were inspired by the "bad blood" between her and Kardashian-West.

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:00

The company has just rolled out iOS 11 .2 update for all compatible iPhone, iPad , iPod touch models. Users took to Internet forums early this weekend after discovering an iOS 11 bug that made their iPhones crash after 12:15am on December 2.

by | December 06, 2017 | 00:51

That all changes today with the introduction of always-on, always-connected PC powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon technology, and Windows 10. HP promises an "impossibly thin" but "incredibly durable" deisgn that packs up to 20 hours of battery life and is powered by the same Snapdragon 835 processor and Snapdragon X16 LTE modem for that always-connected goodness.

by | December 05, 2017 | 02:15

The supermoon on January 31 will be called a blue moon since it is the second full moon in the same month. That means it sometimes swings closer to the Earth than usual - and if that happens to coincide with a full moon, it can produce a huge, bright, white, glowing show.

by | December 05, 2017 | 02:15

Facebook rolled out Monday a version of its popular Messenger app for kids under 13. Facebook is launching a messaging app for children so they can communicate with their parents and parent-approved friends. Now the app is only available for iOS, although Android support is expected. Kids can't delete messages either, so theoretically if a child is using inappropriate language, they wouldn't be able to erase what they've said.

by | December 04, 2017 | 01:01

De Gea played down his role, saying it was simply a "good game for me" before focusing on the "confidence" United can take into next week's Manchester derby at Old Trafford. 'That tells you what calibre of player he is. Do I think the players think that? Yes. "But now not being the player with the price tag helps me, it helps me a lot to focus on the field and nothing else".

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:34

Reels appears to act more as an add-on feature to a creator's main channel, similar to the social-media-style features in the Community tab that YouTube launched a year ago for select creators. We learned that you want the flexibility to create multiple Reels and have them not expire, so we'll give you those options. Reels is now in beta mode and the final product is expected to launch soon, but after proper experimentation.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:36

Smith says the expansion will have several new features including a two-acre open plaza for events, sports facilities, walking trails, modernized and open workspaces, a retail store, and a new pedestrian and cycling bridge over State Route 520.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:28

Aside from winning new cards, players will be able to round out their collections by purchasing new card packs or disenchanting some of their existing cards to craft the ones they're missing. Three more packs can be earned by completing three Dungeon Run quests sequentially. "It's hard to put definitive numbers to those sets, but three full sets - whatever that may mean, give or take cards - is absolutely the plan, with missions in each", Thompson confirmed over on Metabomb , adding that " ...

by | November 29, 2017 | 01:07

Danielle Kendall said she was assaulted by her massage therapist in February 2016 at Adoro Day Spa in Smyrna. The woman reported him and he was sacked. "We are all realizing this affects more people we originally recognized", Meshell said. Deiter was later sentenced to up to 13 years for assaulting Ingram and eight other women.

by | November 29, 2017 | 01:07

The stretch of consumer holidays that follow Thanksgiving ends with Giving Tuesday , when people are encouraged to donate to local charities. Now consumers are being urged to open their wallets for " Giving Tuesday " (sometimes written #GivingTuesday ), a day to raise funds for charitable causes.