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IT Stocks go on a wild ride, briefly sending Dow down 1600
Author: 0 Stocks go on a wild ride, briefly sending Dow down 1600

Health care, technology and industrial companies took outsize losses and energy companies sank with oil prices. The Dow Jones industrial average tumbled more than 660 points , or about 2.5 percent. Still, interest rates remain low by historical standards and bulls argue the past two days' market gyrations are nothing more than a blip on the screen.

IT Apple, Cisco launch new cyber-insurance product
Author: 0 Apple, Cisco launch new cyber-insurance product

Allianz is offering the cyber insurance to organizations that use Apple products, including the iPhone, iPad and Mac, and Cisco's " Ransomware Defense" - a collection of its security technologies that uses threat intel from Cisco's Talos labs and its malware protection for email, endpoints, and web attacks.

IT Capcom cancels unannounced game, reduces scope of next Dead Rising
Author: 0 Capcom cancels unannounced game, reduces scope of next Dead Rising

Theses titles tried to have a bigger, more open world for gamers to explore. The studio's free-to-play puzzle game Puzzle Fighter was released on Android and iOS in November 2017 and features a number of Capcom characters, including Ryu, Frank West, and Chun-Li.

IT HTC U11+ launched in India: Price, specs, and availability
Author: 0 HTC U11+ launched in India: Price, specs, and availability

HTC U11 + features the company's Edge Sense technology, which allows users to launch the camera and snap photos, call up a voice assistant, and open any app with a single squeeze. Up front, there's an 8-megapixel secondary shooter with f/2.0 aperture, 85-degree field of view and 1080p video recording. The smartphone is IP68 water and dust resistant, there is also a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor on the device.

IT One third of Irish children chatting to strangers online
Author: 0 One third of Irish children chatting to strangers online

Encourage them to think critically about what they see and explain that there is always potential for manipulation online. If you wouldn't show the picture to your granny, parent or teacher, it probably means it shouldn't be uploaded online.

IT Powell Sworn In As New Fed Chief
Author: 0 Powell Sworn In As New Fed Chief

The U.S. Senate in late January approved his appointment to lead the central bank for four years. People who have worked with Mr Powell say he studied economics assiduously after joining the Fed, gathering stacks of papers on the questions of the day, then reading and discussing the findings with colleagues.

IT Clarence Seedorf: Deportivo La Coruna Hire Dutchman As manager
Author: 0 Clarence Seedorf: Deportivo La Coruna Hire Dutchman As manager

Cristobal was only promoted from the B team in October to take over at the club, but nine defeats and three wins... "I like to take the hot potato, to go where everything is going well is too easy", said Seedorf, who previously coached Milan in 2014 and Chinese side Shenzhen in 2016.

IT This is the most popular Android OS version right now
Author: 0 This is the most popular Android OS version right now

The company released its distribution chart for February 2018 where Android Nougat grabs 28.5 percent of the market share, while Marshmallow slips to the second spot with 28.1 percent of the whole market share. Meanwhile, Essential said that it is holding off on updating the PH-1 until Android 8.1. The figures are gathered from devices visiting the Google Play app, which only supports Android 2.2 and above.

IT Samsung's 2018 flagship 'Galaxy S9' could cost a whopping $850
Author: 0 Samsung's 2018 flagship 'Galaxy S9' could cost a whopping $850

The blog does not make mention of the Galaxy S9 Plus , but Samsung will certainly charge more for that handset as well. But the current flutter is over the guestimate of the price Samsung would offer its next flagship. This means that the starting price of the Galaxy S9 could be £790, which equals to $1104. If trends continue, it is possible Samsung may soon test the waters with a device starting at $1,000.

IT HTC U12 appeared at Taiwan, showing its LTE
Author: 0 HTC U12 appeared at Taiwan, showing its LTE

HTC used to be a dominant force in the smartphone industry but relinquished its title to Samsung some years back. This is the first time we're learning about the idea but the HTC U12 aka HTC Imagine was shown off at a recent event in Taiwan.

IT Crash Bandicoot could be coming to Switch in the future
Author: 0 Crash Bandicoot could be coming to Switch in the future

And that's not all. I am insanely glad to inform you that more Crash Bandicoot games are possible on more platforms in the future. It also claims that a version of Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy was so good that it has inspired Activision to revisit the series with new titles, which could be a somewhat risky move. GB Eye made lots of merchandise for Crash Bandicoot a year ago including the likes of mugs, pins, and several more collectibles.

IT Amazon Wins Best Super Bowl Commercial of 2018
Author: 0 Amazon Wins Best Super Bowl Commercial of 2018

Companies spend as much as $5 million to show a 30-second ad during the Super Bowl , so the pressure is on to connect to viewers with memorable, often amusing messages. Super Bowl is just as much about the million-dollar commercials as it is about the football and this year did not disappoint. This is possible because of acoustic fingerprinting technology that can distinguish between the ad and actual customer utterances ...

IT HP is making a bigger VR push for professionals
Author: 0 HP is making a bigger VR push for professionals

The company also showed off its VR Launch Kit for Unreal Engine, created to accelerate VR development and optimise VR deployment for high-fidelity use-cases. HP says that users can switch from VR to mixed reality quickly and easily by simply flipping the headset's visor. The updated device is nearly identical to the consumer version; it still features the same 2880x1440 display resolution, includes Microsoft's inside-out tracking solution, and boasts the same adjustable head strap and hinged ...

IT TVS NTORQ 125cc scooter launched, value in India pegged at Rs 58750
Author: 0 TVS NTORQ 125cc scooter launched, value in India pegged at Rs 58750

The product is targeted at young customers, said K N Radhakrishnan, president and CEO of TVS Motor . The company has introduced the SmartXonnect, a Bluetooth-enabled connected technology system which can be accessed by the NTorq mobile app for Android smartphones.

IT Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
Author: 0 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Like other social media companies, Facebook has said it will try to prevent election meddling and will require disclosure on political ads - but it's been silent about proposed legislation that would require it to do so. However, as Facebook sucks up more and more of people's time-some to the point of-the company inevitably must face the hard question of how it should (or shouldn't) affect what people think and behave.

IT Super Bowl LII: Eagles beat Patriots 41-33
Author: 0 Super Bowl LII: Eagles beat Patriots 41-33

The game featured a Super Bowl record 1,151 yards of total offense and one punt, after an Eagles three-and-out in the second quarter. The game was an offensive classic, setting multiple Super Bowl records, including most yards gained before the start of the fourth quarter.

IT Apple Music US subscriber growth springing ahead of rival Spotify, says report
Author: 0 Apple Music US subscriber growth springing ahead of rival Spotify, says report

Still, Apple's US user base has been growing at a rate of 5 percent a month, while Spotify is growing at 2 percent. Neither Apple Music nor Spotify publicly breaks out figures for its United States subscribers or any other markets. Apple Music is on track to overtake Spotify by number of U.S. subscribers, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people in the music business familiar with figures reported by the two services.

IT Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 To Launch in India on 14th February
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 To Launch in India on 14th February

Purported renders of the yet to be released phablet recently hit the web, treating users with a good look at the yet-to-be-announced smartphone. It will be available in three variants 3GB RAM and 16GB internal storage, 3GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage and 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage.

IT Rajnath Singh lambasts Pakistan on Kashmir row
Author: 0 Rajnath Singh lambasts Pakistan on Kashmir row

Coming down heavily on the Left Front government's 'non-performance, the Bharatiya Janata Party leader said the Tripura government is now providing salaries and allowances to government employees at par with the recommendations of the 4th Pay Commission and promised that if his party wins, these would be raised at par with what the 7th Pay Commission has recommended.

IT J&K students attacked in Haryana: Uproar in state Assembly, Opposition stages walkout
Author: 0 J&K students attacked in Haryana: Uproar in state Assembly, Opposition stages walkout

Mahendergarh Superintendent of Police (SP) Kamaldeep informed that collision between the bike borne accused and some students was the initial triggering point. The assaulted students, Ahmed and Jagal, said a group began following them after they came out of the mosque and started their motorbike. "The police reached the spot after the locals called them.

IT 3D Replay Usage and Social Sharing Surge Among
Author: 0 3D Replay Usage and Social Sharing Surge Among "PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS" Gamers

The team will continue to refine their anti-cheat measures, but in the mean time it looks like some harmless programs may also be caught in the crossfire for the time being. PUBG Corp and publisher Bluehole understand that there is likely to be some backlash to the decision and has asked players to "understand that we are introducing this measure to fight abuse and ensure a fair environment".