Facebook's new camera could make you question reality

Zuckerberg said devs can use simultaneous localisation and mapping (SLAM), object recognition and depth detection to create some of these effects and experiences. Facebook Spaces is a VR app for Oculus Rift. In other words, the new API allows you to... More..

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Chipmaker Qualcomm's revenue falls 9.6 pct
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Chipmaker Qualcomm's revenue falls 9.6 pct

During the quarter, Qualcomm saw revenue in its licensing division grow 5 percent from a year ago, to $2.25 billion. Qualcomm's patent-licensing practices have come under increasing scrutiny from governme...More..

AGCOM orders Vivendi to cut Mediaset or TIM stake
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

AGCOM orders Vivendi to cut Mediaset or TIM stake

It threatened to fine Vivendi an amount equal to between 2 and 5 percent of its revenues unless it complied with the divestment. Vivendi must sell either stake within a year, and provide a plan of action within...More..

Power Throttling function now available for Windows Insiders
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Power Throttling function now available for Windows Insiders

Like most Insider builds, Build 16179 comes with a robust catalog of bugfixes, adjustments, and minor features. Microsoft during the month of January warned users that it would be introducing a limitation t...More..

Volkswagen avant-garde SUV electric vehicle
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Volkswagen avant-garde SUV electric vehicle

The vehicle will probably be priced lower than the Tesla counterpart, as VW has pledged that the I.D. line will cost about the same as its diesel models. The range will vary for the production models but to pro...More..

Windows 10's newest feature will boost your laptop's battery life
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Windows 10's newest feature will boost your laptop's battery life

The feature is being tested in the latest Windows 10 preview build (16176). Microsoft plans to improve your laptop's battery life by throttling background apps. Microsoft just released a major Windows 10 upda...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook's Augmented Reality Strategy Finally Goes Beyond Just Copying Snap

Zuckerberg also said that while change won't happen overnight, the technology will surely change the way we use our smartphones. Zuckerberg imagines AR experiences breaking down into three major categories: a...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Bottas: Yielding to Hamilton 'difficult' but right call

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel beat both Mercedes to victory in Bahrain despite Valtteri Bottas and Hamilton starting on the front row of the grid. Yet just three races into the new season, Mercedes has already...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

App nabs Coachella cell phone thief

Officers found a backpack with more 100 cellphones in Henao's possession, according to Marshall. They followed the 36-year-old, from NY, through the venue until he was detained by security and law enforcement...More..

Lenovo's convertible Chromebook is built with Android apps in mind
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Lenovo's convertible Chromebook is built with Android apps in mind

The Lenovo Flex 11 is powered by a 2.10 GHz Quad Core ARM processor with 4GB of LPDDR3 RAM, which is more than enough to deliver a good experience with Chrome apps from the Chrome Web Store, and soon, Android...More..

Zimbabwe opposition figures team up to challenge Mugabe
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Zimbabwe opposition figures team up to challenge Mugabe

In separate statements, both Tsvangirai, who led the coalition government as Prime Minister between 2009 and 2013, and Mujuru, who served as Mugabe's deputy between 2004 and 2014, said they would not be part of...More..

First Command Bank Continues to Hold Stake in NextEra Energy Inc (NEE)
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

First Command Bank Continues to Hold Stake in NextEra Energy Inc (NEE)

The solar energy provider reported $0.91 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.59. A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Nextera Energy Partners stock. "TRADEMA...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook pushes to augment reality through smartphones

As per Zuckerberg's personal letter to Facebook users in February , the company mission is now to build out a community, and Zuckerberg believes these new realities are critical in this journey. "You forget yo...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Galaxy S8: More screen and elegance, but a hefty price tag

It's official: Every Samsung Galaxy S8 will come paired with AKG-tuned earbuds. However, the red tint issue comes at a very bad time for Samsung especially after Galaxy Note 7's battery issue past year. iFi...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook makes AR push, launches VR app

Facebook kicked off its annual conference for developers Tuesday in San Jose, Calif. with a speech by Zuckerberg, who outlined some augmented reality tools and features he envisions on Facebook . Facebook M...More..

Kashmir University, colleges remain shut as tensions prevail in Valley
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Kashmir University, colleges remain shut as tensions prevail in Valley

Hundreds of students, clashed with the security forces in Kashmir earlier today during protests against police action in a college on Saturday. The students were apparently angered by a police raid on a colle...More..

Suspect in Facebook video murder kills self in Pennsylvania
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Suspect in Facebook video murder kills self in Pennsylvania

Federal investigators said Godwin is the only known victim. Authorities say police tried to pull Stephens over and, after a brief pursuit, he shot and killed himself. Almost 48 hours after the shooting death of...More..

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) new images leaked
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) new images leaked

In addition, the smartphones introduce an Iris scanner, which is one of the most secure biometric identification systems on a phone. To the optics front, you have 12MP Dual Pixel rear cameras with optical ima...More..

Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS) Valuation According To Analysts
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMUS) Valuation According To Analysts

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 1.67. 03/20/2017 - T-Mobile US, Inc. had its "overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. has a 52-week low of 38.31 and a 52-week hi...More..

China EV start-up Nio to sell mass-production car next year
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

China EV start-up Nio to sell mass-production car next year

NIO enjoys being back in its home market by attending the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition ( SIAIE for short? ), and presenting its whole family of all-electric vehicles. NIO also announced...More..