Electronics


How 6 kidnapped Lagos students were freed How 6 kidnapped Lagos students were freed
- July 29, 2017

They were released today in Ondo State where the kidnappers may have been keeping them in the last 63 days. "They are with the police authorities in Ondo State". He however said the militants in the early hour of yesterday released the six students between Ajakpa community and ugbonla creek in the state. He urged parents and guardians of the kidnapped Lagos School boys not to lose hope on the return of their wards. (more...)
Moto Z2 Play for $5/month (or $120 Total) Moto Z2 Play for $5/month (or $120 Total)
- July 29, 2017

Many leading media websites even carried the possible specifications expected to arrive in the upcoming Moto Z2 Force smartphone thereby giving the fans a vague idea of what can be expected from the smartphone manufacturer. The device will be water and dust resistant. The Moto Z2 Play sports some great battery life thanks to the Snapdragon 626 inside and the rather large 3,000mAh battery that's inside. (more...)
PS Plus Prices Going Up In Europe And Australia PS Plus Prices Going Up In Europe And Australia
- July 29, 2017

European countries will see a PS Plus price increase from €49.99 to €59.99, while the United Kingdom will see a similar rise from £39.99 to £49.99. In other words, there are some titles that are only available for PlayStation 3 ( PS3 ), PlayStation 4 ( PS4 ), and PlayStation Vita ( PS Vita ). (more...)
Twitter shares tumble as user growth stalls Twitter shares tumble as user growth stalls
- July 29, 2017

Stock investors bought 46,556 put options on the company. Nwam LLC boosted its position in Twitter by 0.4% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. Twitter, Inc . had its "underperform" rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. Canaccord Genuity restated a hold rating and set a $15.00 price objective on shares of Twitter in a report on Monday. (more...)
Samsung's rugged Galaxy S8 Active full specks leaked Samsung's rugged Galaxy S8 Active full specks leaked
- July 29, 2017

Additionally, the device would get an IP68 certification, which makes the phone water and dust resistant and it also might get MIL-STD 810G standard for durability. In that post, we see three images in all, each listing a collection of Galaxy S8 Active specs. In addition to revealing the potential preorder start date for Australia, the terms and conditions mention the phone's full name ( Galaxy Note 8 ) and product model number (SM-N9404). (more...)
IPhone 8: Wireless recharge confirmed through new photos IPhone 8: Wireless recharge confirmed through new photos
- July 29, 2017

Hopefully, the device will go on sale from September as well. If you're already a part of this ecosystem with a low-end iPhone from years past, Apple's got a smooth transition waiting for you in a familiar experience on the iPhone 8 . The latest information corroborates Rod Hall , Apple analyst at JP Morgan's prediction that Apple will launch the iPhone 8 in September which is in line with the company's traditional launch schedule for a new iPhone . (more...)
Huawei leaving the low-end market, focus is on premium smartphones
- July 29, 2017

Recent rumours also suggested the same bezel-less 6-inch display for the Mate 9 successor . Top among this transition is the Mate 10 which would be launched later this year with a premium design aimed to take on Apple's upcoming iPhone 8 launching around the same time. (more...)
Can Lucas Duda Power the Tampa Bay Rays to the Postseason? Can Lucas Duda Power the Tampa Bay Rays to the Postseason?
- July 29, 2017

Yahoo! Sports' Jeff Passan and the New York Post's Joel Sherman both reported the news, and the Rays since have made it official. Tampa Bay is likely in a rent-a-player situation as Duda is a free agent at the end of the year. This is not the first time the Rays have kicked the tires on Duda. With the Mets trailing by double-digits in the NL East and NL Wild Card races there isn't much hope for 2017. (more...)
Mourinho drops hint about Ibrahimovic's Man Utd return Mourinho drops hint about Ibrahimovic's Man Utd return
- July 29, 2017

Some believe the Swedish star could be back in action by November; that would be unbelivable, as the 36-year-old was initially thought to be out of action until early in 2018. Paul Pogba, Ibrahimovic's former team-mate, claimed earlier this week that Ibrahimovic's presence was still felt and that the striker was "still in the team", despite his injury lay-off and contractual situation. (more...)
AMD's budget Ryzen 3 processors will start at $109, available today
- July 29, 2017

That said, Intel has a leg up in frequency, with its part operating at up to 4.2GHz without overclocking. Computing and Graphics segment revenues were US$659 million, up 51% on year, driven by demand for graphics and Ryzen desktop processors . (more...)
Intel Stock Climbing in After Hours Trading on Q2 Beat Intel Stock Climbing in After Hours Trading on Q2 Beat
- July 29, 2017

It has outperformed by 9.36% the S&P500. Primecap Management Company decreased Norfolk Southern (NSC) stake by 5.15% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Nokota Mgmt Limited Partnership has 425,000 shares for 0.64% of their portfolio. Cap holds 5.20 million shares or 0.14% of its portfolio. Since January 30, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 8 sales for $11.42 million activity. (more...)
Dragon Quest 11 is Coming to the West Dragon Quest 11 is Coming to the West
- July 29, 2017

While it did not mention what platforms the game would release on when it comes west, it did confirm that the game is being localized into five languages, including English. Last Fall also saw the release of spin-off title Dragon Quest Builders, which combined the traditional RPG with Minecraft-style gameplay and world building. (more...)
Funeral held for youngest Manchester victim Saffie Roussos Funeral held for youngest Manchester victim Saffie Roussos
- July 28, 2017

Lisa Roussos and Xander. Hundreds of mourners were already inside, many carrying a single rose in memory of Saffie, a request from the family who invited anyone who had been touched by her to come to celebrate her short life. Many carried roses as a tribute to the youngster, whose middle name was Rose. "The irony of this tragedy is that the concert was a wonderful experience for her", he said, paying tribute to her "quiet confidence" and enthusiasm. (more...)
Apple Finally Retires the iPod Nano and Shuffle Apple Finally Retires the iPod Nano and Shuffle
- July 28, 2017

The iPod Touch had been last updated in 2015. Apple is now charging $199.00 for the 32GB iPod touch and $299.00 for the 128GB version. Tech giant Apple has confirmed the death of two of its legacy iPod models today - the iPod Shuffle and iPod Nano. (more...)
Why Advanced Micro Devices' Stock Has Climbed 31% in 2017 Why Advanced Micro Devices' Stock Has Climbed 31% in 2017
- July 28, 2017

That's news investors have taken to the bank: AMD's share price has risen 9.07 percent in pre-market trading following a 0.35 percent dip prior to the announcement. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc .is a global semiconductor company. AMD did beat street estimates of $1.15 billion in revenue , despite just missing break-even. (more...)
LG G6 Fails To Turn Things Around For LG LG G6 Fails To Turn Things Around For LG
- July 28, 2017

Operating profit increased 13.6 percent to KRW 664.1 billion, and net profit almost doubled, to KRW 515 billion from KRW 269 billion a year ago. Numbers wise, LG's mobile business had revenues of $2.39 billion with an operating loss of $117.27 million, which the company states is almost unchanged from the same period in 2016. (more...)
Idea Q1 net loss doubles at Rs 815 cr Idea Q1 net loss doubles at Rs 815 cr
- July 28, 2017

Idea said that the full quarter impact of spectrum acquired in October 2016 resulted in "Depreciation & Amortisation" charge increasing to Rs 2067.9 crore and 'Interest & Financing Cost (Net)' rising to Rs 1153.8 crore. We will work with all device companies to encourage this. "We will continue to look at opportunity where we can bundle", he said while saying there was uncertainty over the pick-up of the JioPhone. (more...)
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Season Pass Comes With Three DLC Packs Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Season Pass Comes With Three DLC Packs
- July 28, 2017

That will be free, but only if you pre-order the game or buy its season pass . And when it comes to the heroes of The Freedom Chronicles , it all begins in Episode Zero . Stuff praised 2014's Wolfenstein: The New Order as a "character-driven work of art". Blast Nazis to bits with high-tech weaponry such as the Laserkraftwerk, the Dieselkraftwerk, or get up close and personal with advanced pistols, submachine guns, and hatchets. (more...)
This Stuntman's Resume Suggests Grand Theft Auto 6 Is Officially Coming This Stuntman's Resume Suggests Grand Theft Auto 6 Is Officially Coming
- July 28, 2017

The listing has since been updated to say " Grand Theft Auto 5 ", leading us to believe it's a simple typographical error. The analyst claims that the successor of GTA 5 is such a huge project that would require longer production time, The Blorge has noted. (more...)
YouTube Red and Google Play Music to merge YouTube Red and Google Play Music to merge
- July 27, 2017

In addition, YouTube Red's service is accessible via its main YouTube app, where you can search for music videos and enjoy Red's background play and offline listening features. Having already combined the workforces of YouTube Music and Google Play Music , it seems that the groundwork has already been done. He says, "In my mind, the missing piece on building these businesses is collaborating with the [music] industry, and not just making deals and going away and seeing how it works". (more...)