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Pune: Infosys techie found dead at workstation, security guard arrested


Rasila's father O. Raju hails from Kuruvattur, a village in Kozhikode. Last month, 23-year-old Antara Das, an employee of Capgemini, was chased and repeatedly stabbed barely half a km from her office. The Police have said that though they have information regarding the motive behind the murder, they will disclose the details only after a detailed probe is completed into the case. Read More »

Google Parent Alphabet Shares Tumble As Earnings Miss Estimates

On a generally accepted accounted principles (GAAP) basis, net income rose to US$5.33bn from US$4.92bn the year before. Losses for the segment also fell marginally to $1.08 Billion, compared to $1.2 Billion past year. Clicks on Google's advertisements increased by 36 percent. The company posted a stronger-than-expected 22.2% increase in quarterly revenue as advertisers spent more to reach an expanding user base that spends more time on smartphones and YouTube. Read More »

Tostitos' bag will tell you when you're drunk


The chip maker has designed a limited-edition "Party Safe" Tostitos bag with built-in sensor and light-up warning sign. If you get the red flash, you're offered a $10 Uber credit for a ride home. If you're throwing a Super Bowl party for the big game, maybe get a few Party Safe bags of Tostitos and get your friends talking. "Drunk driving is 100 percent preventable". Read More »

Galaxy S8 will have a headphone jack and infinity display

On Jan. 24, Tech Times reported that the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 will most likely be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress (MCW) 2017 to be held in February. SamMobile notes that the dock should make it easy to connect the phone to monitors that aren't equipped with native USB Type-C connectivity. Also in yesterday's press conference, Samsung announced that it is running a new round of battery tests that will include an eight-point battery check to prevent the problems it had with the ... Read More »

HP Recalls 100000 Batteries Due To Overheating Concerns

The laptops ranged in price between $300 and $1,700, while the batteries were also sold separately for between $50 and $90. The report further advises users to only use their laptops by plugging the unit into an outlet using an AC adapter. Read More »

IPhone users can finally send WhatsApp messages offline

This feature has been available for Android users for quite some time, and has finally arrived for iPhone users with this update. Another neat addition is the support to send up to 30 photos or video at once. The feature notably arrived for Android patrons earlier this month. Along with the offline sending feature, WhatsApp v2.17.1 brings with it a new storage usage screen that should make it easier to free up space on your phone. Read More »

Scorpio Leaked Specs Confirmed: 6 Teraflops & 4.5X Xbox One Capability

Digital Foundry claims it was provided with a document released on Microsoft's development portal that contains some hardware specifications of the new, 4K-ready Xbox One console. The "whitepaper" contains bits of information pertaining to what we assume to be Project Scorpio, and we're not the only ones. Even so, developers making games for Microsoft's souped-up Xbox need to know what they're working with, and through those documents we can gain some insight into what we're heading for ... Read More »

Windows Defender Security Center announced, previewed for Creators Update

The Security Center is already available to Windows Insiders using preview builds of Windows 10. Microsoft has announced that as part of the Creator's Update coming in April, it will introduce a new security service called Windows Defender Security Center , which is created to act as a dashboard for all of your security features, including third-party security. Read More »

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Receiving New Story DLC on February 23rd


The DLC was announced on the official game page , and the description reads, "Jensen is transferred deep into a hostile, high-security prison for augmented felons". New history chapters will continue to arrive in the future to expand Deus Ex's universe with more information about his world and his characters. Read More »

You can now wake Amazon's Alexa with 'Computer'

According to several tech-news sources, the update began rolling out over a week ago, and may still be in that process. Previously you could replace Alexa as the default wake word with "Amazon" or "Echo". Tap the drop down and choose Computer from the list. When you awaken the Echo device, other than a few useful local tasks like setting alarms or timers, it passes the query or request on to servers in the cloud, so you're really talking to computers , and using the Echo device as a ... Read More »

I am Setsuna Confirmed for Switch Launch in NA and Europe


I am Setsuna launched in 2016 as new studio Toyko RPG Factory debut title. It will only be available digitally outside of Japan. The Switch version, as previously detailed, will include new features such as the "Temporal Battle Arena", where players can battle against other players' parties. Read More »

The best part of Resident Evil 7 is playing in virtual reality


Capcom has issued a day one patch for the game , which is available now to download for anyone with an early copy. In Resident Evil 7 , you'll be playing as a man named Ethan Winters who's now following a lead on his missing wife. Since Capcom is an official development partner, perhaps the zombie franchise may make it to Switch in the future. Play normally with smooth, sharp graphics (and more death animations, I believe, as I noticed some more grisly deaths on the TV) with more ... Read More »

Foxconn says it's mulling a US$7 billion U.S. plant for displays


With most of its iDevices manufactured in China, Apple is now supposedly looking forward to the prospect of manufacturing its products in home country by setting up a USA display factory. Terry Gou told reporters the investment might exceed $7bn (£5.7bn). This facility, people familiar with the discussions told the newspaper, would be approximately the same size as the world's largest panel plant for LCD TVs, in Guangzhou, China. Read More »

Trump to Visit CIA Headquarters on First Full Day as President


Trump's visit is an apparent attempt to try to rebuild his relationship with the intelligence agency, as his hand-picked leader prepares to take over. In fact, a light rain fell through the first few minutes of Trump's speech, and no downpour followed its conclusion. It was not a coincidence that that was the spot chosen for the President to speak - in front of those starts, under who gave their lives for their country - my phone has been lighting up with folks who were just insulted by it. Read More »

Asus takes on Raspberry Pi with 4K-capable Tinker Board


Raspberry Pi has left a mark in the history books for bringing to market the low cost, palm-sized circuit board that has sparked learning opportunities and inspiration for future projects. Dubbed the "Asus 90MB0QY1-M0EAY0 Tinker Board", or (thankfully) the " Tinker Board" for short, the 8.5cm by 5.3cm computer features a quad-core Arm Cortex A17 CPU running at 1.8GHz, ARM Mali-T764 GPU, and 2GB of DDR3 memory. Read More »

Julian Assange says he'll finally leave the Ecuadorian Embassy


Obama on Tuesday chose to commute the sentence of the former Army soldier, who was convicted of stealing and disseminating 750,000 pages of documents and videos to WikiLeaks. Last week on twitter WikiLeaks posted, "If Obama grants Manning clemency Assange will agree to U.S. extradition despite clear unconstitutionality of DoJ case". Read More »

Twitter fixes botched @POTUS account transfer


They need a fresh face to lead the party into the future, however, Mrs Obama has unequivocally and repeatedly said she will not run for President. Former President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle wave to the crowd as they board an Air Force jet to depart Andrews Air Force base in Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Friday, Jan. Read More »

I have agreed to relinquish office - Jammeh


He was deserted by his ministers, the African Union didn't recognise him as Gambia's president and the UN Security Council supported Mr Barrow. Jammeh earlier had agreed to step down but demanded amnesty for any crimes he may have committed during his 22 years in power and wanted to stay in Gambia, in his home village of Kanilai, de Souza said Friday. Read More »

Donald Trump becomes US President


Trump's Inaugural Address . "We are one nation - and their pain is our pain". Marshall Field III founded the Chicago Sun in 1945 to give Midwesterners an alternative to Col. President Donald Trump delivering his Inaugural Address. And those supporters, left behind by globalization and outsourcing, needed to hear that they have a champion, that they "will never be ignored again". Read More »

New iPad Pro Models May launch In Second Half Of 2017 (Rumor)

However, these tablets may not be announced or even released in the market until the second half of 2017, the sources said . As per the DigiTimes sources, Apple is getting parts supplies for the entry-level 9.7-inch tablet from secondary suppliers and South Korea's Seoul Semiconductor. Read More »

Ford takes lid off 2018 Mustang convertible

Performance Pack models get an eye-catching new boot lid spoiler too. This little engine gets a bit of a tweak to improve torque output, though Ford has yet to tell us by how much. More importantly, for 2018 Ford is blessing Performance Package Mustangs with MagneRide , an available magnetorheological adaptive damping system. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Requires Smartphone App for Matchmaking and Voice Chat

Speaking with Eurogamer during the Nintendo Switch event, producer Eiji Aonuma said in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Zelda is a multifaceted character and the video only showed a glimpse of what to expect from her. This version of the game featured realistic, 3D ships and environments, voice acting, levels where you'd go into the Landmaster tank or Blue-Marine sub, up to four player multiplayer in Battle Royal, Point Match, and Time Trial modes. Read More »

Microsoft urges enterprise customers to dump Windows 7


Microsoft has disparaged Windows 7, arguing that it is based on old security architecture. "Today, Windows 7 can no longer keep up with the increased security requirements", Aslaner wrote , citing higher operating costs due to increased maintenance and time lost due to cyberattacks. Read More »

Netflix added 7 million subscribers in Q4

MKM Partners reduced their price target on shares of Netflix from $145.00 to $130.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 20th. The company posted a positive surprise factor of 250.00% by 0.05. The mean price target is $3.25 (according to consensus of 17 analysts). "( NFLX ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Morgan Stanley" was originally reported by Marea Informative and is the propert of of Marea Informative. Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg In ZeniMax Case: 'Oculus Products Are Based On Oculus Technology'


At the time, ZeniMax only named Oculus as a defendant and warned Facebook that they would be named if they were to acquire the revolutionary virtual reality company. Facebook, of course, rejects ZeniMax's claims. Zuckerberg purchased Oculus in 2014 in a deal estimated to be worth $2.3 billion - and as he made clear on the stand this morning, he disagrees entirely with ZeniMax's claims. Read More »

Brainiac enters the fight in new 'Injustice 2' cinematic trailer

The sequel to Injustice will continue the epic story that Gods Among Us told, telling the tale of Batman and his allies attempting to restore order in the world while battling against Superman's regime. Listings for the ultimate edition of the game list nine unnamed downloadable characters and also hint at Green Lantern making a return. Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite isn't the only comic-themed 2D fighter out this year, with Warner confirming that the United Kingdom release date of ... Read More »