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Industry Apple, Samsung join FDA pilot to speed up health service approval
Author: 0 Apple, Samsung join FDA pilot to speed up health service approval

Scott Gottlieb on Tuesday attended a Conference in San Jose where he announced the program. The FDA will use to the program to determine if its possible for companies to submit less information to the agency when seeking pre-market approval for a product, or if some products can skip the step all together.

Industry NFL, Facebook agree clips deal
Author: 0 NFL, Facebook agree clips deal

NFL Turning Point , Sound FX and NFL Game Recaps will be posted each week during the NFL season and available to people in the USA on Watch . The NFL livestreamed games on Twitter previous year and will do so starting Thursday on Amazon while this programming partnership does not include live content.

Industry Fergie and Josh Duhamel Separate
Author: 0 Fergie and Josh Duhamel Separate

She's always bridged the gap between pop and hip-hop so this seemed prime time for her to take over the industry, but now Double Dutchess , the follow-up to her hit debut album , is here, it's just not quite what I was waiting for. In his 2014 memoir Just Between Us , the former Saved by the Bell star revealed how he had a "pre-teen romance" with the Black Eyed Peas star, his co-star on children's TV series Kids Incorporated , and they were each other's first kiss.

Industry Lyft & Ford Announce An Autonomous Driving Partnership
Author: 0 Lyft & Ford Announce An Autonomous Driving Partnership

Ford thus joins the growing number of partners in Lyft's Open Platform Initiative, which includes General Motors Co., Alphabet's Waymo , Jaguar Land Rover and self-driving startup NuTonomy . While Ford is confident of being able to develop and manufacture a fleet of fully self-driving cars, it says it needs Lyft's expertise on how to manage the fleet to ensure cars reach customers in the most efficient means possible.

Industry Assassin's Creed Origins is getting an educational mode early next year
Author: 0 Assassin's Creed Origins is getting an educational mode early next year

That means you can go from one part of the map to the other with no time constraints, no combat, no story, and more. Ubisoft is putting in an interactive educational game mode into Assassin's Creed: Origins , and I'm incredibly excited. Today, Ubisoft announced a new game mode for Assassin's Creed Origins called Discovery Tour by Assassin's Creed: Ancient Egypt which lets players explore and learn about Ancient Egyptian history.

Industry Microsoft Begins to Pitch Windows 10 S for the Enterprise
Author: 0 Microsoft Begins to Pitch Windows 10 S for the Enterprise

The company's newest operating system, the Windows 10 S , that was initially targeted at the educational market is now getting a new sibling for businesses. "And it is fully integrated with OneDrive, empowering Firstline Workers to work from anywhere". Devices from OEMs including Acer, HP, Fujitsu and Lenovo are expected to roll out in the coming weeks starting at $275 each.

Industry Apple Patent Hints At iPhone With Under Screen Touch ID
Author: 0 Apple Patent Hints At iPhone With Under Screen Touch ID

Perhaps most significantly, multiple reports have emerged indicating that one of the key components to the TrueDepth camera that is essential to Face ID's operation, codenamed "Romeo", is proving so hard to manufacture that it's causing a bottleneck in iPhone X production.

Industry Delta will allow free in-flight texting - but not calls
Author: 0 Delta will allow free in-flight texting - but not calls

Still, considering Delta used to price in-flight messaging starting at $2.95 (prices varied depending on your flight), the new service is a nice change, even if it is limited to boring, text-based messaging. 'You'll just access the app that's on the plane itself. Bastian joined Delta in 1998 and took over as chief executive officer in May a year ago. USA carrier Delta is to offer free in-flight messaging via What's App and Facebook Messenger from the start of October.

Industry Facebook and Microsoft Complete 4100 Trans-Atlantic Cable
Author: 0 Facebook and Microsoft Complete 4100 Trans-Atlantic Cable

Marea , which is Spanish for " tide " can transmit up to 160 terabits of data per second, which is "more than 16 million times faster than the average home internet connection, making it capable of streaming 71m hi-definition videos simultaneously", according to Microsoft .

Industry Vimeo to buy into Livestream, marks first move into live video
Author: 0 Vimeo to buy into Livestream, marks first move into live video

Backed by $14.7 million of private funding, Livestream's video technology backs 10 million livestreamed events a year. "Livestreaming is the #1 request from our creator community this year, and we're focused on bringing a new level of quality, convenience and craft to this evolving medium", she said .

Industry 'Honey, he's killed me': Minister injured in church shooting recounts attack
Author: 0 'Honey, he's killed me': Minister injured in church shooting recounts attack

Crow , who lost her life". David Spann, a pastor at the Burnette Chapel, was one of the wounded who are being treated at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Samson is being charged with one count of murder, with additional charges pending. Even though he was hurt, Engle managed to run to his vehicle for his gun in the parking lot and pointed it at Samson until police got to the church.

Industry Mercedes-Benz has revealed the looks of the new Sprinter
Author: 0 Mercedes-Benz has revealed the looks of the new Sprinter

While few technical details have been released, the new Sprinter will see the introduction of new driving assistance systems, which could mean sophisticated technology like active cruise control and autonomous emergency braking become available.

Industry IOS 11 shames Android with 25 per cent adoption in one week
Author: 0 IOS 11 shames Android with 25 per cent adoption in one week

The latest Netflix app update also adds support for iOS 11. If you use an important app for work or school that won't be compatible with iOS 11, you should consider not updating to iOS 11 until you make sure they are compatible. The note says "Apple is working closely with Microsoft to resolve the issue and will release a fix soon in an upcoming software update". The app has a built-in media downloader that lets you take selected content and data from services such as YouTube, Instagram, ...

Industry Epic's Fortnite Battle Royale is now available to everyone
Author: 0 Epic's Fortnite Battle Royale is now available to everyone

Bluehole's Vice President Changhan Kim recently did an interview with PCGamer however, in which they completely explained their position and their reasons for it. Battle Royale is out now on the PlayStation 4 - and you can play the PlayerUnkown's Battlegrounds-inspired mode for free. AAA studios wanting to cash in on the latest fad amongst gamers is nothing new, however, there is one game that has been grabbing a lot of attention, not just from the players, but also from the developers ...

Industry Microsoft Gears Up For Quantum Computing Ecosystem
Author: 0 Microsoft Gears Up For Quantum Computing Ecosystem

Appearing with Nadella, Freedman said that Microsoft's qubit will be based on a new form of matter called topological matter that also has this property that information stored in a matter is stored globally, the information can not be found in a particular location.

Industry Russian Federation threatens to block Facebook
Author: 0 Russian Federation threatens to block Facebook

As part of a general strategy to empower Russian authorities over online communication, the country's parliament adopted a new law in 2014 , demanding that all web services handling Russians' private data must place the relevant servers periodically in Russia.

Industry Twitter to Test Doubling Tweet Length to 280 Characters
Author: 0 Twitter to Test Doubling Tweet Length to 280 Characters

In 2016, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said that the company was considering an option to let users compose lengthy, multi-paragraph tweets. 9% of all English-language tweets hit Twitter's 140-character limit, according to this data, while only 0.4% of all tweets in Japanese hit the same limit.

Industry North Korea lacks ability, intent to attack U.S. planes
Author: 0 North Korea lacks ability, intent to attack U.S. planes

During its parliamentary briefing, the National Intelligence Service also said that after Washington's show-of-force measure on Saturday, Pyongyang was seen readjusting the position of its warplanes and strengthening coastal defense, according to Lee Cheol-woo, the chief of the National Assembly's intelligence committee.