Electronics


Waymo drops three of its four claims in suit against Uber Waymo drops three of its four claims in suit against Uber
- July 08, 2017

While Spider does use a common lens, Uber has stated that the Spider design never matured into a working prototype. Waymo and ride-hailing service Lyft, which is a competitor to Uber, announced a partnership to get self-driving vehicles on the roads earlier this year. (more...)
Sears store in Peru is closing Sears store in Peru is closing
- July 08, 2017

Sears Holdings Corp ., which owns Kmart, posted on its website that the company is closing an additional 35 Kmarts and eight Sears stores by this fall, including the Kmart location at 3533 Franklin Road Southwest. The auto center at the Clarksville store, 757 East Lewis & Clark Parkway, closed May 31. The company also owes $4.2 billion and has said in its annual report to investors that it has "substantial doubts" that it will survive. (more...)
Vivo launches X9s and X9s Plus with dual selfie camera Vivo launches X9s and X9s Plus with dual selfie camera
- July 08, 2017

Both the new smartphones are now listed on company's official China website for pre-booking. The smaller variant, Vivo X9s will be open for registrations starting from July 14 and will be rolled out for sale on July 20 . Software upgrade for the front camera is Beauty 3.5. On the rear side, the Vivo X9S features a 16-megapixel camera with PDAF, an f/2.0 aperture, autofocus and an LED flash module. (more...)
Google joins in VR, AR party with new Blocks app Google joins in VR, AR party with new Blocks app
- July 08, 2017

This is where the Google Blocks app comes in handy. Google touts that the app is intuitive enough to be easily used by early developers but also at the same time can create good models that are compelling. In case the user gets stuck at a particular step, he can take reference from other users' creations as well. The app is available for free on the Oculus Store and on the Steam platform. (more...)
Hamilton fastest in first free practice of Austrian GP Hamilton fastest in first free practice of Austrian GP
- July 08, 2017

While the Ferraris dealt with their own issues, the two Mercedes had a duel for top spot as Hamilton and Bottas traded places, though Vettel was able to split them for a time after recovering from his spin. "It was good to see we made progress with the car's aerodynamics, as any steps are welcome". Hamilton's problem meant he returned to the track behind Vettel and was unable to pass. (more...)
Steve Vaughan Purchases 20000 Shares of Redcentric PLC (RCN) Stock Steve Vaughan Purchases 20000 Shares of Redcentric PLC (RCN) Stock
- July 08, 2017

The stock has "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, January 11. If you are accessing this report on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of USA & worldwide copyright laws. Zoo Digital Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 7.50 and a 1-year high of GBX 20.50. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of GBX 455.07 ($5.89). (more...)
Labor Market Bouncing Back as Construction adds 16000 Jobs in June Labor Market Bouncing Back as Construction adds 16000 Jobs in June
- July 08, 2017

The U.S. economy created 222,000 new jobs in June, well above Wall Street's forecast. The government said job gains occurred in health care, social assistance, financial activities, and mining. In an economy that is growing robustly, wage growth is typically about 3.5%. Analysts said the job gains bolster the case for the Federal Reserve to continue to raise interest rates, even though inflation remains lower than policymakers at the USA central bank would like. (more...)
Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif's day out with school kids Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif's day out with school kids
- July 08, 2017

I am very grateful for that partnership I have with her. In the same interview , he spoke, "It's very important that every artiste keeps the child-like thing, but I think this is my previous year". "I admire it", he said". Well, now that the shoot has been complete the duo of Ranbir and Katrina is leaving no stone unturned in promoting the film. (more...)
Minutes Of New Monster Hunter World Gameplay Shows More Monsters Minutes Of New Monster Hunter World Gameplay Shows More Monsters
- July 07, 2017

While the premise from the game's website sounds fairly straight forward, the title is much different compared to its previous offerings, bringing new dynamics with its gorgeous and constantly evolving environments. By using surivial skills and tools (and did we mention the 14 weapons classes?), hunters will be able to lure monsters into traps and pit them against eachother in fierce battles. (more...)
Someone combined the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 into the 'XStation' Someone combined the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 into the 'XStation'
- July 07, 2017

Now thanks to Digital Foundry , we've got a bit more insight into what the Xbox One X will be capable of... well, sort of. The focus shifts back to compute - an area where the Scorpio Engine excels. Those interested in digging deeper should certainly check out Leadbetter's full write-up over on Digital Foundry. This analysis shows that if the games are recompiled using the latest XDK of Xbox One X , they gain a very substantial overall improvement in the new console . (more...)
China's top internet search engine intensifies quest for self-driving cars China's top internet search engine intensifies quest for self-driving cars
- July 07, 2017

Ford Motor Co and Daimler AG also were partners, Baidu said, as well as supplier Delphi Automotive and chipmaker Intel Corp. "It is in essence the "Android" of the autonomous driving industry, but more open and more powerful". Baidu said it hoped to have autonomous cars on China's roads by 2019 - so long as the law allowed it - before expanding to other markets including the US. (more...)
Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) Upgraded at BidaskClub
- July 07, 2017

The median target of analyst views collected by Yahoo Finance was as much as $1.15 below AUY's recent stock price. Among 12 analysts covering Yamana Gold Inc. The basic materials company reported ($0.01) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.02. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 0 percent. (more...)
In reversal, Gambia's robotics team gets USA visas In reversal, Gambia's robotics team gets USA visas
- July 07, 2017

As things stand now, they will be represented by the Gambian American Association and they will have to watch their project presentation over Skype from Banjul. Some 160 countries were expected to send their students to the United States for the global robotics challenge. "But we kept working and after we returned to Herat from Kabul, we got training and built our robot to send to the U.S.to prove to the world that Afghan girls can do it, and Afghan girls can develop their talents across the ... (more...)
Hamilton calls on Todt to answer questions Hamilton calls on Todt to answer questions
- July 07, 2017

Appearing with Hamilton at a tense news conference ahead of this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix , the 30-year-old conceded he had made the wrong decision when, in a fit of "road rage", he drove his Ferrari into Hamilton's Mercedes auto. (more...)
Indian Air force MiG-23UB crashed near Jodhpur in Rajasthan Indian Air force MiG-23UB crashed near Jodhpur in Rajasthan
- July 07, 2017

The incident took place near Balesar area of Rajasthan, the SP said. A court of inquiry has been initiated into the crash, sources said. This is second such incident, earlier, on July 4, an Indian Air Force chopper with three on board went missing near Sagalee in Papum Pare district of Arunachal Pradesh. (more...)
RED Announces Hydrogen Smartphone, $1200+ for 'Holographic' Display With 2018 Delivery RED Announces Hydrogen Smartphone, $1200+ for 'Holographic' Display With 2018 Delivery
- July 07, 2017

With one fell swoop. the future of personal communication, information gathering, holographic multi-view, 2D, 3D, AR/VR/MR, and image capture just changed forever. High-end camera maker RED is getting into smartphone business. You can bet we - and photographers and videographers in general - will be watching Hydrogen One's progress closely. (more...)
GST realises 'one nation, one tax' dream: Jaitley GST realises 'one nation, one tax' dream: Jaitley
- July 07, 2017

Chidambaram said the the decision to exclude petroleum, electricity and real estate from the ambit of GST was a "mistake", which would negate the "one nation, one tax" vision which was meant to be fulfilled with the taxation reform measure. (more...)
Halo 5 Confirmed To Get True 4K Support For Xbox One X Halo 5 Confirmed To Get True 4K Support For Xbox One X
- July 07, 2017

The team took to Halo Waypoint to announce a variety of things related to Halo , and one of the most requested additions by fans is happening: all of the Halo games on the Xbox 360 are coming to Xbox One through Backward Compatibility. (more...)
Three big cars get top IIHS crash rating Three big cars get top IIHS crash rating
- July 06, 2017

In the small overlap front crash test, 25 percent of a vehicle's front end on the driver side strikes a 5-foot-tall barrier at 40 miles per hour. The reason for the demerit is twofold: the safety belt was too loose, and the crunch encroached on the cabin too much in one of the tests. (more...)
HJC Adds New Iron Man and Spider-Man Graphics to Motorcycle Helmets HJC Adds New Iron Man and Spider-Man Graphics to Motorcycle Helmets
- July 06, 2017

Meanwhile, Robert recently likened the production to 2008's " Iron Man " film , as he said it's a "straight forward" flick. "I like the idea that Peter Parker has been in the universe since the beginning". This isn't the first time we've seen graphics of these two iconic heroes on HJC helmets, but now there's more variety in price and style to suit the tastes of more riders. (more...)