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Industry Did Russia, FBI And Dems Fund 'Fake' Dossier Together? Trump's Just Asking
Author: 0 Did Russia, FBI And Dems Fund 'Fake' Dossier Together? Trump's Just Asking

Repulican lawmakers have sought to press Fusion GPS, a Washington firm, on who paid for Steele's work, but the firm has refused to give up its clients due to a confidentiality agreement that would "harm its business model" if violated. He is apparently suggesting Russian Federation, the Democrats or the Federal Bureau of Investigation paid for the dossier - or that they all cooperated together to fund the file? The 35-page document included unverified allegations about Trump , including ...

Author: 0 PayPal Holdings Inc Q3 2017 Earnings Send Shares Higher After Hours

Its up 1.01% from 27.06 million shares previously. The company projects GAAP earnings to be between $1.34 and $1.36 per share and non-GAAP earnings to be between $1.86 and $1.88 per share for the full year. PayPal Holdings had a return on equity of 11.10% and a net margin of 12.82%. The firm had revenue of $3.24 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.18 billion.

Industry Tech Industry Scrambles to Remedy Widespread Wi-Fi Security Flaw
Author: 0 Tech Industry Scrambles to Remedy Widespread Wi-Fi Security Flaw

In a proof-of-concept paper released today and scheduled to be presented at a security conference next month, Catholic University of Leuven researchers Mathy Vanhoef and Frank Piessens described how flaws in Wi-Fi security protocols could be exploited by tricking a targeted wireless device into reinstalling a cryptographic key that's already in use.

Industry McCain Draws Up Bill To Punish Facebook Over Russia Interference
Author: 0 McCain Draws Up Bill To Punish Facebook Over Russia Interference

Klobuchar said the exemption has become a far bigger problem over time, allowing foreign governments and bad actors to hide their efforts online - even paying for ads in Russian rubles. Representatives from Facebook, Twitter, and Google are scheduled to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee on November 1 in an open hearing.

Industry Facebook rolls out 'Explore Feed' to help users find new content
Author: 0 Facebook rolls out 'Explore Feed' to help users find new content

As with everything on Facebook, the Explore Feed will be algorithmic so your past likes and shares will influence it's content. This new explore feed is undoubtedly a second tier news feed which will attract the audience to spend more time on the platform so that the revenue from the site can be elevated drastically.

Industry Microsoft quietly added an anti-cheat game feature to Windows 10
Author: 0 Microsoft quietly added an anti-cheat game feature to Windows 10

Not only does this let you seamlessly move from web browsing on the phone to the Windows 10 PC, but it also enables the Cloud Clipboard, which will let you copy from one device and paste to another. However, Microsoft and Windows is as good as dead in the smartphone market. "This creates a false sense of security for users of the older systems, and leaves them vulnerable to software flaws which can be detected merely by spotting subtle changes in the corresponding code in different versions ...

Industry HTC U11 Plus spotted on Geekbench and GFXBench scores!
Author: 0 HTC U11 Plus spotted on Geekbench and GFXBench scores!

Reportedly, the new smartphone will pack a generous battery of around 4,000 mAh, and should be only a tad larger than the HTC U11 (released in May this year). TechRadar's take: A big screen and a new aspect ratio would help the U11 Plus stand out from the normal U11, so we'd consider that likely. In which case you can expect an aperture of f/1.7 and optical image stabilization, along with likely strong performance if our experience with the HTC U11 is anything to go by.

Author: 0 New Nintendo Switch Update Includes Video Capture And More

The system transfer appears similar if not identical to the kind employed on Wii U and 3DS, transfer all information from one system to another. The video capture works like this, according to Gamespot : you hold the Capture button on your controller, and the system will record the previous 30 seconds of gameplay.

Industry DeepMind has a bigger plan for its newest Go-playing AI
Author: 0 DeepMind has a bigger plan for its newest Go-playing AI

Several DeepMind researchers have already moved from working on AlphaGo to applying similar techniques to practical applications, said Hassabis. More details can be found in Nature , or from the paper directly here. Self-play is an established technique in reinforcement learning, and has been used to teach machines to play backgammon, chess, poker, and Scrabble.

Industry Small handed gamer? This PS4 controller is built for you
Author: 0 Small handed gamer? This PS4 controller is built for you

A new controller for the PlayStation 4 has been revealed that offers a condensed version of the full-size DualShock 4. The Mini Wired Gamepad had been designed with younger gamers in mind, and will be hitting store shelves in the U.S. The company has licenced Japanese peripheral company Hori to create the new controllers that should make gaming far easier for those that find the official PS4 controllers a little cumbersome.

Industry Deepika Padukone speaks up against destruction of Padmavati-inspired artwork
Author: 0 Deepika Padukone speaks up against destruction of Padmavati-inspired artwork

Deepika Padukone took to Twitter on October 18 to share an image of the Rangoli that was destroyed by haters. Karan K shared before and after pictures of the rangoli . " Padmavati " also features Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh . "A crowd of 100 people cried JAY SRI RAM n rubbed out my 48 hrs" intense work! In a shocking incident, Rajasthan-based group Karni Sena on Wednesday destroyed a " Rangoli " which was made with the goal to promote Deepika Padukone-starrer movie Padmavati ...

Author: 0 Duchess Kate Makes Her Second Surprise Appearance This Week

The program , which is run by the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry , was created to help form, train, and inspire a new generation of sports coaches. She was an unannounced addition to the event alongside the royal brothers as they saluted 150 apprentices who've graduated from the royals' own mentoring programme.

Industry First Warhammer: Vermintide 2 gameplay footage shows Chaos forces, improved combat
Author: 0 First Warhammer: Vermintide 2 gameplay footage shows Chaos forces, improved combat

Fatshark included some more information in the trailer with 15 careers/5 heroes, visceral melee combat, improved loot system, talent trees, new enemies and weapons and more. The fifteen career paths will have different abilities, talents, and weapons, and they will be needed because a new threat is coming. You can also check out gameplay screenshots below.

Industry Vijay's Mersal — Twitter Review
Author: 0 Vijay's Mersal — Twitter Review

Even before the release of the film, Thalapathy Vijay has proved his star power once again. In Mersal , we will see Vijay donning a triple role for the first time and he will be seen romantically paired with Kajal Aggarwal, Nithya Menen and Samantha Ruth Prabhu.It would be interesting to see all three of them in action.

Industry Toyota Concept-i artificial intelligence tech due on roads from 2020
Author: 0 Toyota Concept-i artificial intelligence tech due on roads from 2020

Recently, the company formed a joint venture with Mazda, through which both will be developing new technologies for their ambitious electric vehicles segment. While Japan has created a Hydrogen Society Roadmap to increase the number of fuel-cell vehicles on its roads to 40,000 by 2020, there are now just 2,200 or so.

Author: 0 Snap, NBCUniversal Create New Snapchat Centric, Hollywood Studio

NBC Entertainment veteran Lauren Anderson takes the helm as the digital studio's chief content officer and will work with talent from across the industry while continuing to collaborate with the NBC Entertainment network and studio families.

Industry Activision Has Explored Using Matchmaking To Push Microtransactions
Author: 0 Activision Has Explored Using Matchmaking To Push Microtransactions

An Activision spokesperson told Glixel, "This was an exploratory patent filed in 2015 by an R&D team working independently from our game studios, it has not been implemented in-game". Another example given would be a junior player who, through his gaming profile, is determined as wanting to be a sniper. It's unlikely Call of Duty: WWII would use such a system, though Supply Drops and possible cosmetic items are likely to be offered once the game releases on November 3.

Industry Soldier accused of braid chopping, beaten by mob in Kashmir
Author: 0 Soldier accused of braid chopping, beaten by mob in Kashmir

Over 100 braid chopping incidents have been reported from the Valley so far. The incidents are being claimed by the Separatists as the handiwork of central agencies to divert attention from their anti-national agenda. So far, no arrests have been made. Eyewitnesses said that three Territorial Army personnel traveling in a private Sentro Car (JK01R-6187) were moving in a suspicious manner when a group of people stopped them and demand Identity cards from the persons on board.

Industry Porsche 718 Cayman and Boxster GTS Arrive with More Power, Performance
Author: 0 Porsche 718 Cayman and Boxster GTS Arrive with More Power, Performance

The local specification and pricing for the 718 Boxster GTS and 718 Cayman GTS models is now being finalised and will be announced shortly, with the first vehicles set to arrive in New Zealand dealerships around March 2018. The GTS is outfitted with some satin black wheels and other black exterior trim pieces to send the subtle message that this vehicle is just a bit more serious than its siblings.