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IT IPhone sales up in Q3 despite iPhone 8 promises
Author: 0 IPhone sales up in Q3 despite iPhone 8 promises

That last bit is important: It suggests that Apple's billions-strong user base will continue to deliver for the company for years to come. For the iPad , 11.4 million units were moved, a 15 per cent jump, year on year, and the first year-on-year gain in sales since 2014.

IT 'Totally unacceptable': NZ's opposition rails against 'sexist' question on her second day
Author: 0 'Totally unacceptable': NZ's opposition rails against 'sexist' question on her second day

That is unacceptable in 2017. "It is a woman's decision about when they choose to have children and it should not predetermine whether or not they are given a job or have job opportunities". Smith said he was Ardern's deputy when she was the head of student council during intermediate, and while he eventually gave up those duties, Ardern continued her time on the student council right through to the end.

IT 'Dota 2' won't be so intimidating to newcomers
Author: 0 'Dota 2' won't be so intimidating to newcomers

It appears Valve has recognized that new players aren't experiencing the most friendly of multiplayer environments. When selecting players for any given Dota 2 match, the game typically examines both a player's skill level and their behavior score and try to match players with similar scores.The new novice system takes this one step further and places a higher priority on matching newcomers with teammates that have a longstanding record of good behavior.

Author: 0 Kushner Q&A Session With Congressional Interns Leaked to Media

As Feinberg writes, a question on Middle East peace prompted Kushner, a staunch supporter of Israel, to "to embark on his longest, most rambling answer during yesterday's question-and-answer session". "What do we offer that's unique?" "I'm sure everyone that's tried this has been unique in some ways, but again, we're trying to follow very logically", Kushner said.

IT Sane Trilogy' more evidence points its coming to Xbox One
Author: 0 Sane Trilogy' more evidence points its coming to Xbox One

Interestingly, the footage also reveals prompts of an Xbox One controller . Zisa also uploaded an image of the Save/Load screen for Crash Bandicoot N. Between the PlayStation Ireland social media post , the Booth Rep slip at PAX East 2017 , and a listing from a Hungarian retailer , there's been plenty of hints coinciding with the fact that the game lacks the "Only on PlayStation 4" label that comes with the system's exclusives.

IT Microsoft is building eye-tracking tech into Windows 10
Author: 0 Microsoft is building eye-tracking tech into Windows 10

Each of these Linux distros is available as an app in the Windows Store. Microsoft knows that many developers, especially web developers and system administrators, use operating systems and frameworks that run only or best on Linux systems and servers.

IT Nintendo Switch 3.0.1 System Update Addresses Battery Charge Indicator Bug
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch 3.0.1 System Update Addresses Battery Charge Indicator Bug

The developers have been working to find a fix for the same and has finally rolled out the 3.0.1 update. Within the interface, there is an option named the system update which will provide you option to click to start the download. The remaining battery life must be depleted as much as possible. When the battery is nearly depleted, turn off the Switch through its settings, then leave it alone for another 30 minutes .

Author: 0 Android will finally tell you the battery level of Bluetooth devices

That is, until now that some developers have begun working on Bluetooth battery level indicators on Android . There is a public standard for reporting battery life from (supported) Bluetooth devices, but stock Android just doesn't use it. In the recent Reddit Q&A Google's engineering team took part in, one engineer, Anwar Ghuloum, speaking to the feature, said, "We're looking at this and are happy to report that some of our hardware manufacturing partners already support this".

IT Fire TV gets Amazon Echo integration for remote control-free channel changing
Author: 0 Fire TV gets Amazon Echo integration for remote control-free channel changing

For Fire TV Edition Smart TVs , it will be rolling out within the coming week. " Alexa , watch The Vampire Diaries Season 4, Episode 6" might be one command, for example. Generally, all this Fire TV functionality is a long time coming. "To help ensure the latest safeguards are in place, as a general rule, we recommend customers purchase Amazon devices from Amazon or a trusted retailer and that they keep their software up-to-date", Amazon said in a press statement.

IT No LPG subsidy from March
Author: 0 No LPG subsidy from March

Raising the issue during Zero Hour, Congress member K.C. Venugopal said the government is working on speedy elimination of subsidy on cooking gas which will affect the common people of the country. "Subsidy will not be cut down, it will only be rationalised". The price for the other subsidized cylinders, such as those of 5 kg, would be increased proportionately.

IT Nokia bounces back to Nigerian market with new series
Author: 0 Nokia bounces back to Nigerian market with new series

We already knew from previous reports that Nokia 3 would get the OS update soon and the latest tweet from the company official confirms the time frame. It will probably come with a dual camera setup with both the front as well as the back camera having 13 megapixels. If you are wondering, that translates to about $600 here in the United States making it very close to the rumored $700 price tag we heard before.

IT HP dresses up its VR backpacks for business
Author: 0 HP dresses up its VR backpacks for business

HP also throws in a custom set of short cables for the HTC Vive , including an HDMI cable, a USB 3.0 cable, and a power cable for the aforementioned port. The backpack is also nicely durable, and compliant with the MIL-STD 810G standard. HP's Z VR Backpack is more powerful than its gaming backpack, Omen X Compact Desktop.

IT PM Modi in Assam to review flood situation
Author: 0 PM Modi in Assam to review flood situation

Modi is scheduled to visit the State with a day long programme tomorrow to review the scene in the aftermath of floods and he will have a meeting with the Chief Minister and his cabinet colleagues and other senior officers to chalk out strategies for post flood fix and rehabilitation.

IT Bioware veteran Corey Gaspur passes away
Author: 0 Bioware veteran Corey Gaspur passes away

Bioware has just announced via their official blog that Corey Gaspur , a Bioware Veteran and a Lead Designer on Bioware's new IP Anthem has passed away. "I will miss him greatly". Rest In Peace, Our Thoughts and Condolences Go Out To Corey's Family. " We will miss you ", BioWare's statement said. "It was an honor to know him", Dragon Age director Mike Laidlaw wrote.

IT Moto G5S and Moto G5S Plus Officially Launched in Germany
Author: 0 Moto G5S and Moto G5S Plus Officially Launched in Germany

However, most of the other specs are improved. As for availability and pricing, the G5S and G5S Plus will start shipping this month across the globe, priced at 249 Euro for the G5S and 299 Euro for the G5S Plus. The G5 has 16GB internal storage as standard and a 2800mAh battery, while the G5 Plus, G5S and G5S Plus have double the storage at 32GB and a 3000mAh battery.

IT Ark: Survival Evolved delayed on the verge of release
Author: 0 Ark: Survival Evolved delayed on the verge of release

The process of going gold seems to have taken "a little longer than expected" as per the developer. A $160 collector's edition also comes with a cloth map of the game's world, a poster of the development team , a soundtrack, a necklace, and a handcrafted leather-bound Explorer's Notebook.

IT Ford Mustang GT Gains Neighborly 'Quiet Mode' To Tame Unruly Exhaust
Author: 0 Ford Mustang GT Gains Neighborly 'Quiet Mode' To Tame Unruly Exhaust

As for the feature itself, the Mustang's new mode will use steering-wheel mounted controls allowing users to toggle through the menu to select what time they want to start up their vehicle. What you do is scroll through a menu in the instrument cluster, using thumb controls on the steering wheel, and select when you want to fire up your Mustang GT without sharing the event with your neighbours - say, between 8pm and 7am.

IT Kim Kardashian sued over selfie phone case
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian sued over selfie phone case

After one too many posts of Kardashian using her LuMee case to take "the flawless selfie", Snap Light claimed its sales were nowhere near were they needed to be - since Kanye West's celebrity wife has been backing up their competitor.

IT Google Daydream VR Support Comes to Samsung Galaxy S8
Author: 0 Google Daydream VR Support Comes to Samsung Galaxy S8

The Gear VR platform is a collaborative effort between Samsung and Oculus for Samsung smartphones. The headset is now being offered on the Daydream website for $59, which is cheaper than the unit's typical $79 price tag. Some of those who are now able to use Daydream say clearing Google VR Services data and re-opening the Daydream app did the trick for them (see Reddit link below).

IT Sony's operating profit triples to record for April-June
Author: 0 Sony's operating profit triples to record for April-June

In an email sent to users late last week , Sony confirmed that it is to hike the price of a PlayStation Plus membership from the end of August. "Sony's networks have been major players in the anime space for almost two decades, and in more recent years we have rapidly increased our networks' over the top and digital offerings to consumers", Andy Kaplan, president of worldwide networks for Sony Pictures Television, said in a statement.

IT Google ads
Author: 0 Google ads "shopper tracking" may get a close look from the FTC

According to EPIC's complaint, Google's consumer profiling technology can allegedly track 70 percent of all credit and debt card transactions in the US without revealing how they got the information. In case you've forgotten, Google recently outlined a method for pairing a user's online ad views to their in-store purchases , which totally wasn't creepy at all...

IT Minecraft Beta to Test Crossplay Accross Platforms Out Today
Author: 0 Minecraft Beta to Test Crossplay Accross Platforms Out Today

For example, this will allow players playing on an Android phone to play with users on an Xbox One or even a PC. As far as other consoles are concerned, there's no release date given yet for the Xbox One version of the beta that'll allow the console players to build and chop away with PC gamers, but it's expected to come "soon" according to Microsoft.

IT Google Gboard now lets you search YouTube videos and Maps
Author: 0 Google Gboard now lets you search YouTube videos and Maps

Google's popular keyboard app, Gboard , has some new features up its sleeves on its iOS app. We're assuming that Maps, YouTube , and Ink integration will also be added to Gboard for Android, although Google didn't say when this might happen.

IT Blackberry KEYOne launched in India: Know Specs, Features, Price & more
Author: 0 Blackberry KEYOne launched in India: Know Specs, Features, Price & more

Blackberry has launched a new device with its traditional physical QWERTY keypad. Discussing the specs, Blackberry KEYOne features 4.5-inch scratch-resistant IPS LCD display with 1080p resolution. Talk about the storage of smartphones, 32GB internal storage is available, which can be expanded to 256GB via micro SD card. On the right, the phone comes with a convenience key that allows you to quickly access an assigned app or shortcut from anywhere on the device, provided that ...

IT Little steps down as Labour leader
Author: 0 Little steps down as Labour leader

The Maori Party could also be a potential coalition partner after its president Tuku Morgan extended an olive branch, telling the new leaders they "need to work together or at least have a proper and meaningful discussion". And ominously for Little, Ardern's support rose 2.1 points to 8.7 percent, while Little's fell to 7.0 percent from 7.1 percent. Prime Minister Bill English, of the center-right National Party is seeking reelection and enjoys a comfortable lead in the polls.