Electronics


Elon Musk: 'Robots will be able to do everything better than us' Elon Musk: 'Robots will be able to do everything better than us'
- July 18, 2017

He was clearly not thrilled to make that argument, calling regulation generally "not fun" and "irksome", but he said that in the case of AI, the risks are too high to allow AI to develop unfettered. "Once there is awareness, people will be extremely afraid", Musk said. "I keep sounding the alarm bell". "The way regulations are set up is that a whole bunch of bad things happen, there's a public outcry, and after many years a regulatory agency is set up to regulate that industry", Musk said. (more...)
Major Cyber-Attack Could Cost World Economy $121.4bn Major Cyber-Attack Could Cost World Economy $121.4bn
- July 17, 2017

The report forecasts that losses could range from $4.6bn (£3.5bn) for a large event to $53.1bn (£40.6bn) for an extreme event if a cloud service was disrupted through hacking. In the hypothetical cloud service attack in the Lloyd's-Cyence scenario, hackers inserted malicious code into a cloud provider's software that was created to trigger system crashes among users a year later. (more...)
PayPal support is coming to Samsung Pay PayPal support is coming to Samsung Pay
- July 17, 2017

In addition, Samsung Pay will be available via Braintree Direct, allowing merchants to accept Samsung Pay as a payment method. Samsung has forged a strategic partnership with players in 18 markets including the US and Brazil over its mobile payment platform. (more...)
Recalls issued for nearly 2.1 million Honda Accords Recalls issued for nearly 2.1 million Honda Accords
- July 17, 2017

It remains to be seen how automotive reviewers will react in general to the 2018 Honda Accord , what with early reviews still coming in slowly but surely. The first of the new engines is a 1.5-liter direct-injected turbo with dual Variable Timing Control, which develops 192 horsepower and 192 lb. -ft. (more...)
Ads start appearing on some HTC QWERTY keyboards Ads start appearing on some HTC QWERTY keyboards
- July 17, 2017

HTC's partnership with TouchPal provides the company's devices with a different version of the keyboard compared to what you might see if you download TouchPal from the Play Store. This isn't just happening with only the U11 either, as this same keyboard has been preinstalled on many HTC devices. For its part, HTC has responded to widespread anger with the promise of a "fix" coming soon, as "this is absolutely not the experience we intended". (more...)
EVO 2017: Fatal Fury's Geese Howard invades Tekken 7 as DLC character EVO 2017: Fatal Fury's Geese Howard invades Tekken 7 as DLC character
- July 17, 2017

Geese also happens to be the second guest character in " Tekken 7 " with "Street Fighter's" Akuma being the first in the series. The newest guest character was revealed onscreen and it made me and everyone's else's jaws drop at the sight of him. (more...)
Froome retains yellow jersey, Mollema wins Tour de France stage
- July 17, 2017

The 32-year-old Briton crossed the line alongside most of his main rivals to maintain his 18-second lead over Italian Fabio Aru , with Romain Bardet of France third at 23 seconds and Colombia's Rigoberto Uran fourth at 29 seconds. 'It's really unbelievable, ' he said. Dan Martin may have crashed twice on one stage during the Tour de France but he could still finish on the podium, his uncle and former victor Stephen Roche believes. (more...)
Kit Harington is not a fan of this Game Of Thrones theory Kit Harington is not a fan of this Game Of Thrones theory
- July 17, 2017

They were presumably headed back North to reunite with Sansa, as Brienne became her sworn shield at the beginning of the season. "It's really interesting to see her like that, because the past few seasons, she's been so strong". With a fleet provided by the seafaring Yara and Theon Greyjoy, some newfound allies in House Martell and House Tyrell , an army of Unsullied and Dothraki warriors and three dragons, Daenerys finally sets sail to Westeros to reclaim the Iron Throne . (more...)
Polling for Presidential election begins in West Bengal Assembly Polling for Presidential election begins in West Bengal Assembly
- July 17, 2017

Hence, the colour of ballot papers will help the returning officer count votes based on the value. The MLAs or MPs will not be allowed to take pen, pencil or mobile phones inside the polling area besides strict security arrangement would be in place during the elections. (more...)
Sung Hyun Park captures US Women's Open Sung Hyun Park captures US Women's Open
- July 17, 2017

The immensely talented South Korean, Sung Hyun Park , has produced a magnificent weekend to win the US Women's Open at Trump National Bedminster in New Jersey. Park is now the second consecutive first-time major victor - and she is in her rookie season - showing just how deep the talent pool is in women's golf. (more...)
Should Analyst help in decision?: Ford Motor Company (F)
- July 17, 2017

The stock increased 1.13% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $11.6. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. raised its stake in shares of General Motors Company by 171.9% in the first quarter. JP Morgan reinitiated the stock with "Overweight" rating in Wednesday, June 29 report. Ford Motor Company (F ) stock go down so far this year; showing a decline of -3.99% and added with positive flow of 3.76% during recent week. (more...)
Pakistan Launches Counterterrorism Operation in Tribal Zones Pakistan Launches Counterterrorism Operation in Tribal Zones
- July 17, 2017

In response to another question, Maj Gen Ghafoor stressed that there is no organised Daesh infrastructure in Pakistan and nor will one be allowed. In redponse to another question, Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor said the army has "no direct involvement" in the Joint Investigation Team formed to probe the family of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the Panama Papers case. (more...)
Motorola Moto G5S Plus images leak once again Motorola Moto G5S Plus images leak once again
- July 17, 2017

A website called Slash Leaks has revealed images of the new Motorola device and the photos suggest that it will feature a dual camera setup. Meanwhile, there will be some upgrading in the selfie camera as well, as it is expected that an 8-megapixel shooter will be added in the front end. (more...)
Family of Chinese Activist Liu Xiaobo Thanks Beijing for 'Humanitarian Sprit' Family of Chinese Activist Liu Xiaobo Thanks Beijing for 'Humanitarian Sprit'
- July 17, 2017

He was 61, reports Xinhua news agency. "It is deplorable how the Chinese government has forced the family to cremate Liu Xiaobo, bury him at sea, and then coerced Liu's brother to make robotic statements to the media about the great care of the government and superiority of its health care system", said Jared Genser, a US lawyer who represented Liu. (more...)
Police detain PDP MLA's driver in connection with attack on Amarnath pilgrims Police detain PDP MLA's driver in connection with attack on Amarnath pilgrims
- July 16, 2017

Touseef Ahmed who is part of the security wing of the J&K police is being now questioned for his alleged role in the case. Shopian's Superintendent of Police (SP) Ambarkar Shriram Dinkar confirmed the information saying, "Touseef was cooperating with the investigators". (more...)
Sheriff: I have not congratulated Makarfi Sheriff: I have not congratulated Makarfi
- July 16, 2017

A five-man panel declared Makarfi authentic chairman of the PDP on Wednesday, July 12. He lamented that the tussle saw many loyal members of the party "wittingly or unwittingly on different sides of the divide depending on different interpretation of the Party's constitution", and expressed happiness that the ruling of the apex court has settled all the issues. (more...)
Matt Holliday base running forces protest from Red Sox
- July 16, 2017

This game marks the first time the Red Sox have won a game on a walk-off walk since 2000 against Baltimore. Someone had to break through and the New York Yankees finally did in the 16th inning Saturday, scoring three runs to beat the Boston Red Sox , 4-1. (more...)
Rare Pokemon Tapu Koko Appears For Free On Pokemon Sun And Moon Rare Pokemon Tapu Koko Appears For Free On Pokemon Sun And Moon
- July 16, 2017

To obtain this shiny, legendary Pokémon, you will need to select "Mystery Gift" from your Sun or Moon main menu instead of "Continue". Besides the announcement of Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon prior to E3, Nintendo also revealed that a brand new, fully fledged entry in the series will be coming exclusively to the Switch - a huge boon not just for the fledgling hybrid console, but for Pokemon fans the world over. (more...)
Trump admin considering new sanctions on China over North Korea ties Trump admin considering new sanctions on China over North Korea ties
- July 16, 2017

But try as he might on Twitter or in person, President Donald Trump hasn't persuaded China to keep Kim Jong Un's regime from testing missile after missile during his first six months in office. All coal imports from North Korea happened before Feb 18, and "this is a sign of China's implementing the UNSC resolutions", Huang said. The 68-year-old had come under fire for driving under the influence of alcohol in 1991 and for playing golf in his post-retirement years on anniversaries of such ... (more...)
Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison
- July 16, 2017

Schroeder argued in court that Farmer should not be convicted of sexually abusing one of the dead cats because a veterinarian examination of the animal reported no evidence of abuse. Robert Roy Farmer pleaded guilty past year to 21 felony counts of animal cruelty and one count each of misdemeanor battery and being under the influence. (more...)