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Snapchat may bring 'Stories' to the web

Snapchat may bring 'Stories' to the web Chopra will be responsible for leading the new " Stories Everywhere " initiative. While Facebook may have its fair share of problems , it's still one of the most popular social media platforms around and for good reason. Snapchat clearly knows it has an Instagram Stories problem and is open to new ways to get users interested. Snap also reported a record low in monthly crash rates on... [Full Article...]

Steelers rout Texans to clinch playoff bye

Steelers rout Texans to clinch playoff bye After struggling with below-average teams this season, the Steelers dominated the Texans . The first pass went over the head of a wide-open Braxton Miller in the corner of the end zone. The Steelers have to like what they see from their top player. Bell finished with 14 carries for 69 yards and Smith-Schuster had six receptions for 75 yards. [Full Article...]

Mumbai gets India's first fully-AC local train

Mumbai gets India's first fully-AC local train The services of AC local train will replace existing 12 Non AC services. It added that no other type of season tickets shall be issued for the time being and that AC local ticket-holders would be allowed to travel in the first class compartments of non-AC local trains. [Full Article...]

Kohl's, Toys R Us to stay open around the clock until Christmas

Kohl's, Toys R Us to stay open around the clock until Christmas The Cape Breton Post business office will be closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day and will reopen Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. Whole Foods: Open 7 a.m.to 7 p.m. Christmas Eve . Home Depot will be opened 6 a.m. -9 p.m. until Christmas Eve when hours will be 8 a.m. -5 p.m. Most Starbucks will operate on normal scheduled before closing at 6 p.m. [Full Article...]

LG confirms 5K ultra-wide monitor for CES 2018 debut

LG confirms 5K ultra-wide monitor for CES 2018 debut With its handsome signature Edge-ArcLine Stand and stunning 4-Side Edge Borderless Design where the picture literally drops off the edge, there is no mistaking this LG monitor for anything else. This one goes up to 5K which is 5120 x 2160 and it is LG's first 21:9 5K UltraWide monitor . LG will showcase these new monitors at the Consumer Electronics Show 2018 next month in Las Vegas. [Full Article...]

Apple will put an EKG reader on Apple Watch (I doubt it)

Apple will put an EKG reader on Apple Watch (I doubt it) Apple is working on expanding the heart monitoring capabilities of future Apple Watches, according to sources cited by Bloomberg . The study would monitor Apple Watch users for irregularities in their heart rates that could be symptoms of a heart condition. [Full Article...]

Pokemon Go AR+ Mode Exclusive to iOS 11 Revealed

Pokemon Go AR+ Mode Exclusive to iOS 11 Revealed This might sound more involved than simply tapping on Pokemon from the map like you always have, but there is an advantage to using AR+. You can take more creative pictures with your Pokémon, as well as earn extra bonuses because in AR+ mode, Pokémon are actually aware of trainers. [Full Article...]

Isaiah Thomas set for possible Cavs debut against the Boston Celtics

Isaiah Thomas set for possible Cavs debut against the Boston Celtics It is unclear if Thomas will travel to Canton or a collection of Charge players will come to the Cavs' practice facility in Independence, Ohio for the run. The final decision on when Thomas will return will be agreed upon by Thomas , Cleveland's front office and their medical staff. Thomas' return is projected to be sometime within the next three weeks, with the January 3 return to the Ga... [Full Article...]

IOS and macOS universal app merge tipped for 2018

IOS and macOS universal app merge tipped for 2018 In other words, as early as next year, the company could allow developers to develop a single application that would run on both iOS and macOS, two operating systems that have never been integrated in a way like this before. It remains to be seen how developers will be able to take advantage of the different UI paradigms on iOS and macOS with a single application. Gurman notes it could also lay ... [Full Article...]

OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition Unboxing and First Look

OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition Unboxing and First Look On the software front, there is a customized red, white and black theme with a set of 10 exclusive Star Wars wallpapers adapted to the new AMOLED immersive screen and a special Kylo Ren phone case along with a special surprise for Star Wars fans packed in an exquisitely designed gift box as a part of the complete offering. [Full Article...]

Twitter announces official support for tweetstorms with new 'Threads' feature

Twitter announces official support for tweetstorms with new 'Threads' feature Just last month, Twitter doubled the character limit for tweets from 140 to 280, in a major shift. It's also hard to know sometimes when a given tweet is meant to stand on its own and when it's really just the introduction to a series that is meant to be consumed as a whole. [Full Article...]

PlayStation 4 sales surpass 70.6 mln units worldwide

PlayStation 4 sales surpass 70.6 mln units worldwide EST. While details on the project are scarce, the teaser video does state that the game has been created to feature 4K visuals on PS4 Pro, and the few visuals clearly show that it will be as faithful as possible to the original. Sony has only hinted at the surprises it's bringing to PlayStation Presents, saying, "Expect to listen in on candid discussions with some of PlayStation's top develop... [Full Article...]

Instagram says do not take selfies with wild animals

Instagram says do not take selfies with wild animals Instagram will show pop-up alerts to users who use hashtags that might be associated with the abuse of wildlife, the company said Monday. "I think it's important for the community right now to be more aware". Other animals that are popular for selfies, like lion and tiger cubs, are speed-bred in captivity and weaned from their mothers much too early. Elephant riding, tiger stroking, and slow loris... [Full Article...]

How to use Instagram's Highlights to permanently show off your Stories

How to use Instagram's Highlights to permanently show off your Stories Ahead, we walk through exactly how to use each of these two brilliant new functions - so you won't ever again have to wish you saved your Stories from the night before. In your Stories Archive , your stories will appear in a grid with the most recent stories at the bottom. Save your Stories and use them later. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news . [Full Article...]

Qualcomm Is Suing Apple For The iPhone X

Qualcomm Is Suing Apple For The iPhone X There are more lawsuits filed by Apple and Qualcomm against each other in the dispute over patents. As per the claims, the company is violating eight or more patents related to power management. Why are Apple's chips faster than Qualcomm's? That said, this isn't the first time Qualcomm has raised an ITC complaint against Apple. Aside from the modems, Qualcomm is also pointing to the multitas... [Full Article...]

Stanford Medicine to collaborate on Apple Heart Study

Stanford Medicine to collaborate on Apple Heart Study This is hardly the first health study Apple initiated in recent years, but it's definitely one of the most ambitious ones. Apple says that some 130,000 people die in the United States every year because of AFib, and the condition is responsible for some 750,000 hospitalizations annually.
So how will the Apple Watch identify your irregular heartbeat? You'll need an Apple Watch that's compatible... [Full Article...]

Microsoft and SAP both commit to running SAP HANA on Azure internally

Microsoft and SAP both commit to running SAP HANA on Azure internally Recently announced , Microsoft and leading application management software company SAP have partnered to give enterprise customers a cloud solution that is both expansive in flexibility as well as robust in product support. Last year, that market was said to be worth US$22.16 billion, with Amazon Web Services taking a 44 percent share, and Microsoft's Azure service holding a 7.1 percent sha... [Full Article...]

Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) with full-view display unveiled: Specifications, features

Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) with full-view display unveiled: Specifications, features The smartphone features a 5.7-inch IPS LCD screen with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels. The display also has a 2.5D curved glass on top. The Taiwanese manufacturer is doing so with the ZenFone Max Plus (M1 ), a mouthful of a name for a phone with two rear cameras - one being a wide-angle unit - a large 4,130mAh battery and a big, wide display with 80 percent of the facade covered. [Full Article...]

Google launches 'Datally' app for Android users to save mobile data

Google launches 'Datally' app for Android users to save mobile data Whereas, everything is placed neatly in this standalone app, Datally . Sure in India you might be enjoying Jio's 1GB per day data plan and competing mobile operators' similar offerings but chances are this honeymoon period of cheap data won't last for long and soon enough you will go back to paying regular charges. [Full Article...]

Amazon introduces new solution for building AR, VR and 3D applications

Amazon introduces new solution for building AR, VR and 3D applications The AWS Marketplace is armed with software offerings for each step of the migration and post-migration process, he said. With the same architecture and operational experience on-premises and in the cloud, IT teams can quickly derive business value from use of the AWS and VMware hybrid cloud experience. [Full Article...]


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