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by | May 07, 2018 | 15:03

With the new feature, users will be able to book services from a limited number of businesses on the platform. Thankfully, with today's update to the service, you can now view videos from Facebook or Instagram right in a conversation thread itself without worrying that you would be force to leave WhatsApp for the duration of the video.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:12

The Waymo minivan was not at fault during the crash that occurred at the intersection of Chandler Boulevard and Los Feliz Drive, said Seth Tyler, a Chandler Police Department detective. The sedan's front crumple zone is wrecked and glass is broken; the van is in better shape, though its front right tire is crushed in. - Matt Jaffee (@mattjaffee) May 4, 2018p "We are now investigating a minor injury collision involving two vehicles, one of which is a Waymo autonomous vehicle".

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:29

Facebook then told the BBC: "Although we can't comment on any individual personnel matters, we are aware of the situation and investigating". In the unverified screenshot, the employee in question writes of being a "professional stalker" searching for hackers.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:02

Facebook is expected to drop a new VR headset when its F8 developers conference kicks off today. Oculus has confirmed that there are over 1,000 apps for Oculus Go owners out of the gate. For high-end VR, you have to turn to the Oculus Rift . The Oculus Go is also designed with a lightweight, breathable fabric so that it can be worn for hours at a time.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:01

Today is F8 (pronounced “eff eight”), which is Facebooks annual developer conference where Instagram has just announced a bunch of new features coming to the platform. No, this feature is not for muting audio or video, instead it will allow users to mute posts from certain profiles in their feed, without having to unfollow them.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:00

In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal , Facebook today announced plans to build a feature that will let you clear your history. There are 200 million people who have marked themselves as single on Facebook , he said. An early example is Sephora, which has new makeup AR overlays so that users can, say, try on blue eye shadow without leaving the house. Zuckerberg announced Tuesday that app reviews were open again.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:57

He also said that the company was slow to identify the ways Russian Federation had used the platform to interfere in the 2016 elections, but that his team would never be unprepared again. The photo-sharing app is adding group video chats to its messaging tool. He also announced updates to Messenger. This is an important moment. The Facebook CEO will kick off F8, the company's annual conference for software developers.

by | May 01, 2018 | 13:21

Speaking to host Ellen , Kim took a deep breath before speaking about the situation, telling her: "I just don't know how to describe it, besides it's just so ****ed up!" "While Khloe is happy that Tristan has finally had a great game and really contributed his team, she is sad and disappointed that his return to social media was to promote his own accomplishments rather than to apologize publicly for cheating on her", a source close to Khloe tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.

by | April 30, 2018 | 12:00

The opposition said the government could still fail to reach its target to reduce emissions 26 to 28 per cent on 2005 levels by 2030. "We must improve water quality". The bulk of the new funding - just over A$200 million (RM590 million) - was earmarked to improve water quality by changing farming practices and adopting new technologies and land management.

by | April 27, 2018 | 01:03

Facebook publicly announced the new policies and the fact that it has established an entity in the European Union but it only slipped into its ToS the fact that, from next month, European Union users must be aged 16 or older to use the service.

by | April 26, 2018 | 00:27

Amazon on Tuesday added a new option to its Amazon Key service for Prime members: in-car delivery , which allows drivers to place packages inside a locked trunk or elsewhere in a vehicle that is parked in a publicly accessible area. A delivery driver remotely unlocks the auto, places the package inside and re-locks the vehicle. Volvo did something similarly in Goteborg several years ago, with smart vehicle keys granting couriers access to the trunk of parked cars.

by | April 25, 2018 | 16:13

Priced at ₹12,999 ($196), the Amazon Echo Spot is available at a discounted introductory price of ₹10,499 ($158). Inc. ( AMZN ) has confirmed speculation that it is working on a next-generation video streaming device. This new mini screen speaker can basically do all the things, which the other Echo devices offer. "The screen is only to augment the consumption for users." said Kumar.

by | April 25, 2018 | 16:11

Apple has released iOS 11.3.1 that doesn't bring any fresh features but addresses an issue that was making the touch functionality of some iPhone 8 devices unresponsive if they use an aftermarket display panel. Apple, of course, fails to mention that Apple certified fix centres and replacement parts are not always easy to find. Following a brief investigation, it was found that only those units of the iPhone 8 were affected that underwent a third-party display fix.

by | April 25, 2018 | 16:10

Under the skin is BMW's latest electric powertrain which bundles the motor, transmission and electronics in to a new Electric Drive Component, with more dense batteries offering weight and packaging advantages too. According to BMW, the energy storage system has a newly developed Charging Control Unit, and is created to be hooked up to fast-charging stations generating up to 150 kW.

by | April 24, 2018 | 05:36

The Shazam app uses the microphone on a smartphone or computer to identify nearly any song playing nearby, then points users to places they can listen to it, such as Apple Music or Spotify Ltd. It's unclear what the worry is here, as Apple doesn't dominate digital music anymore and music identification capabilities are fairly common. The commission noted that it has until September 4 to make a decision regarding Apple's proposed acquisition, which should give it plenty of time to scrutinize ...

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:58

We also know that there is going be the Avengers: Infinity War Limited Edition variant of the OnePlus 6 , and that it might release as early as next week. Many would be hoping it to be the latter, as the device would be able to support wireless charging, which was sorely missed in the OnePlus 5T. You'll then need to click the promotion banner (set to go live on Thursday) to generate a unique ticket code for your city of choice.

by | April 21, 2018 | 13:56

Not having a headphone jack isn't the only thing the iPhone SE 2 will have in common with the iPhone 7 . Huberty cited her poor checks with Apple's iPhone suppliers and weaker-than-expected data from China for her estimate reduction.

by | April 21, 2018 | 13:56

The three companies may have collaborated to make it harder for customers to switch wireless carriers. The technology, which is already available in Apple's iPads, makes it possible to switch between carriers without having to change out a physical SIM.

by | April 21, 2018 | 13:57

Nokia 2 users can check the availability of the new update by going to the Settings About phone Software updates. There is a 5 percent discount for ICICI credit card holders also . 5,499 ($84) and 16,999 ($258) respectively. Available in Black colour, the Nokia 8 Sirocco will be available with a 10 per cent cashback offer for ICICI credit/debit card customers for a limited period.

by | April 21, 2018 | 13:55

It features a combination of 12 Megapixel + 5 Megapixel of sensors at the back panel. These are the specifications of all the new six devices announced by Motorola . The device runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. The Moto G6 Plus comes with a 3,200mAh battery with 15W TurboCharging support via USB Type-C port.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:52

All the new Motorola phones run on stock Android 8.0 Oreo. Motorola is one of the few brands that focus on swift software updates. The Android 8 phones will launch first in its biggest markets in Latin America before gradually reaching the US, Europe and elsewhere.

by | April 19, 2018 | 06:30

The Transit Exoplanet Survey Satellite , or TESS, lifted off on schedule from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 6.51pm on Wednesday (local time), starting the clock on a two-year quest to detect more worlds circling stars beyond our solar system that might harbor life.

by | April 18, 2018 | 03:31

The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (dubbed TESS for short) is set to embark on a two-year mission to scour our cosmic neighborhood for potentially habitable worlds . These are planets orbiting stars outside our solar system. "There's definitely been an evolution of thinking about planetary systems". The powerful cameras on the spacecraft will stare at each sector for at least 27 days, looking at the brightest stars at a two-minute cadence.

by | April 18, 2018 | 03:20

Now recently NASA had released a chart of NEOs that are in a position to pass the earth in future using the CNEOs software. Space Weather reported, '2018 GE3 was discovered by the Catalina Sky Survey approaching Earth on April 14th. Asteroid 2018 GE3, an Apollo type asteroid, was flying through space at 66,174 miles per hour (106,497 km/h). "A 10-meter size object already packs the same energy as a nuclear bomb", Andrew Cheng, who led a 2000-2001 mission for NASA to orbit and land on an ...

by | April 18, 2018 | 03:16

Sega says that the tentatively-named Mega Drive Mini is being released in conjunction with the console's 30th anniversary, and that it will carry a number of classic games . The console will come pre-loaded with a selection of older games, though we don't have a final list yet. The collection, which is being developed by Studio M2, will include 15 classic games.

by | April 17, 2018 | 20:33

YouTube, which Google also owns, was is the subject of a complaint filed earlier this month in which privacy groups said it was also violating COPPA . "We observed that 81 of their 82 apps that we tested shared Global Positioning System coordinates with advertisers", the researchers stated in the report.

by | April 17, 2018 | 20:32

The publisher had previously announced a May 25 release for the upcoming remaster on every platform, but it seems the Switch and the already sold out Solaire of Astora amiibo are no longer part of that. While the Nintendo Switch version of Dark souls: Remastered has been delayed to Summer 2018, the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC versions will still release on May 25, 2018.

by | April 16, 2018 | 12:07

When asked why she thinks Markle would give up her entire life as she knows it, she wryly responded: "Why would a girl born in poverty marry a man worth 53 million quid? If they're not it's going to be totally unbearable". So if Markle and Harry ever want to get blazed off of Markle's Sparkle, they'll have to take a trip to visit Markle's family that she deemed unworthy of a wedding invite.

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:18

The expiring emails feature works similarly to the expiring emails feature in ProtonMail as the email becomes unreadable after some time. Other features said to be on the cusp of debuting include a "snooze" option that lets users temporarily send emails back out of their inbox until they're ready to deal with them, as well as a "smart reply" feature for the web version of Gmail that automatically suggests boilerplate email responses; this option is already available for mobile.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:59

Mr. Trump "deputized" White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to investigate the U.S. getting back into the Trans-Pacific Partnership, an 11-nation agreement including Japan, Mexico, Vietnam, Australia and others.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:56

Diana DeGette of Colorado, Zuckerberg said he did not know the details of two class-action lawsuits that Facebook had settled over privacy concerns related to data gathering techniques it has since changed. Ironically, shares hit an all-time high just before the Cambridge Analytica scandal hit, but they've been down 16 percent ever since. Dingell expressed frustration with Zuckerberg's frequent promises to get back to lawmakers later in writing.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:58

In an attempt to crack on conditional warranty coverage, the FTC sent letters outlining its concerns over warranty clauses to six "major companies", and it specifically mentioned those stickers. After 30 days, the FTC will review companies' websites, and warned the recipients that "failure to correct any potential violations may result in law enforcement action".

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:50

The budget deficit will grow to 804 billion dollars this fiscal year, which ends on September 30, up from 665 billion dollars in fiscal 2017, according to the CBO's forecast. The expiration of lower individual tax rates at the end of 2025 will add to slowed economic growth then, the CBO added. Ultimately, neither party appears to have a deficit-reduction proposal that could get enough support from the other to pass.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:10

In his opening remarks, he said: " Facebook is an idealistic and optimistic company". "I started Facebook , I run it. I come in peace". Zuckerberg will testify again on Wednesday before the House Energy and Commerce Committee. "In principle, I think that that makes sense, and the details matter, and I look forward to having our team work with you on fleshing that out", Zuckerberg said.

by | April 06, 2018 | 10:58

According to Insidesport.co, the latest bid (in the round that concluded at 3:40 pm) was at Rs 5748 crore, translating into an astronomical Rs 56.3 crore per match. There is a bit of a blur as to why the man, who kept Indian cricket corruption-free ever since the spot-fixing scandal in the sixth edition of the IPL , is being removed suddenly.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:52

It was the first time a liberal candidate who wasn't an incumbent had won a seat on the seven-member court in 23 years. "People are exhausted of special interests ruling and wanted to speak up". "I think Wisconsin voters stood up to special interests, and they're ready to have a fair and independent court", Dallet said. In Outagamie County, Dallet bested Screnock by 12 percentage points while Walker won that county in 2014 by 20 percentage points.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:46

Then there's the Collector's Edition, a $149.99 collection that features all the Digital Deluxe goodness, plus a Steelbook case, art book, and Spider-Man statue. A common trend in the video game industry is for a company like Sony or Microsoft to purchase timed exclusivity for a game in order to promote the console it is tied to.

by | April 03, 2018 | 06:24

An artist's depiction shows Tiangong-1, the Chinese space station that will plummet to Earth soon. In this June 18, 2012, file image released by China's Xinhua News Agency , Chinese astronauts, from left, Liu Wang, Liu Yang and Jing Haipeng wave while aboard the orbiting Tiangong-1 space station.

by | April 02, 2018 | 01:01

American aerospace company SpaceX on Friday successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying 10 telecommunications satellites from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in Southern California. What makes this launch extra special is that it was carried out by a used Falcon 9 rocket. Friday's launch brings to 50 the number of Iridium Next satellites in orbit.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:54

According to Facebook less cluttered menu is also easier to find in new Privacy Shortcuts menu. The changes come after what CEO Mark Zuckerberg has already said and the company is not expanding the information what it collects but it is making the data collection way more clear.