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Author: 0 Apple knocks Fitbit from perch atop wearables market

If Fitbit is planning to compete with Apple Watch, there are high chances that the release date of the two products will fall in the same buying season. Since there's no release window confirmed by Fitbit , the outcomes will largely depend on the market scenario and the competition. Fitbit Inc (NYSE:FIT) has lost its wearables leadership to Apple due to slowing demand and a late entry to the emerging smartwatch market, the report said.

Author: 0 Russia: Syrian safe zones plan to take effect at midnight

The deal has been opposed by rebel forces who have insisted it lacks legitimacy - partly due to the involvement of Tehran in the negotiations. Russian Federation said soon after the deal was signed that it would do everything it could to ensure a prohibition of flights over those areas.

Industry Bumps ahead for 'Obamacare' repeal as Americans air worries
Author: 0 Bumps ahead for 'Obamacare' repeal as Americans air worries

Collins and Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, have opposed cutting federal money for Planned Parenthood . Many senators consider the House bill too harsh and it's expected to undergo substantial changes . However, under Trumpcare, the coverage expansion would only last till 2019, with no new eligible people added to Medicaid rolls after that. Trump praises the House GOP bill to repeal and replace the Obama health care law.

Industry Overwatch Loot Box Probabilities Revealed
Author: 0 Overwatch Loot Box Probabilities Revealed

If we're being honest, those loot boxes are a form of gambling: pay money for a chance at a good item. Apparently, the odds for acquiring the three item rarities in Overwatch were disclosed back in March through Blizzard China . If Overwatch players are familiar with anything, it's the game's loot boxes - rewards for rank-ups and various numbers of match wins - and their tendency to nearly never give the most desired cosmetic items.

Industry Overkill's The Walking Dead Delayed to Second Half of 2018
Author: 0 Overkill's The Walking Dead Delayed to Second Half of 2018

According to allegations made by the CEO of Stabreeze, Bo Andersson Klint, the delay will be necessary in order for the game to achieve its full potential. Starbreeze has announced it'll be holding a conference on May 10th which will offer us a look into the game's development, so hopefully we'll see something more about the title then.

Industry Google rolling out Android O beta program soon
Author: 0 Google rolling out Android O beta program soon

At the time of launch, Google made it clear that it was not the public beta and might not be suitable for daily use. Now New version of Android is coming as Google has rolled out its next Android named Android O . The April 2017 Android developer dashboard from Google shows that 32% of users are running Android 5.0 or 5.1 Lollipop, while 31.2% of users are running Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Author: 0 OnePlus 5 Specs Revealed In New Alleged Leak

The dual camera in the rear is said to have 12-megapixel and an 8-megapixel camera in the front. Reason being the smartphone listed shows a vertical rear dual-camera setup, which was earlier challenged by a Weibo leak claiming the smartphone will feature a horizontal rear camera setup.

Author: 0 Spicer says Trump stands by Comey

Comey testified for the first time in public on Wednesday, about his decisions during the election campaign, which have brought harsh criticism from Democrats, including Clinton, who on Tuesday said that she was convinced that she would have won the election if the FBI chief had not reopened the investigation.

Author: 0 Apple Earnings Tops Street, But Revenues Miss

On the bright side, Mac sales rose from 4 million to 4.2 million year-on-year. "We are proud to report a strong March quarter, with revenue growth accelerating from the December quarter and continued robust demand for iPhone 7 Plus", said Cook.

Industry Facebook said to debut original TV-like shows in June
Author: 0 Facebook said to debut original TV-like shows in June

Thus, news of release of TV-style shows is not surprising at all. Some of the shows will even be longer, primetime-level shows like House of Cards on Netflix. A concern among partners is that Facebook executives have yet to explain why people will seek out longer shows in the Facebook app's video tab.

Industry Google warns of phishing scam that impersonates Google Docs
Author: 0 Google warns of phishing scam that impersonates Google Docs

If you click, it takes you to a page to open the "Google Docs" app with your Google account. So be on the lookout for an invite to share a Google Docs document. Allowing going further allows the scammers to have full access to your Google account. The deceptive ploy has already affected thousands of personal Gmail users.

Author: 0 Tests find Samsung's S8 phones more prone to screen cracks

Do you intend to buy the Galaxy S8? Änalysts said that the market had pent up demand which would drive sales for the South Korean smartphone maker which now leads the overall market. Affected Galaxy S8 owners took to Samsung's support forums to complain about not being able to wirelessly charge their devices. Last week , some users reported seeing red tints in the screen of the device.

Industry Tablets in double digit decline as smartphones return to double digit growth
Author: 0 Tablets in double digit decline as smartphones return to double digit growth

Heavier investing in hybrid or 2-in-1 tablets could be one idea as they serve two purposes at once - they can be used like a more traditional laptop with a keyboard and trackpad or as a touchscreen tablet. Leading the pack is Apple , which earlier this week reported that iPad sales were down 13 per cent, while revenues declined 12 per cent. IDC says the Cupertino fashion house owns almost a quarter of the total market (24.6 per cent).

Author: 0 God Of War Release Date Leaked

In absence of an announced release date, a retailer may instead opt to place the last day of a month or of a year to have something listed in that field. It's now being speculated that Santa Monica Studio might have hit a development snag, or the game's release date has always been set for 2018, according to PlayStation Lifestyle .

Industry A brand new Motorola Android tablet might be released soon
Author: 0 A brand new Motorola Android tablet might be released soon

Motorola has been out of the tablet league for a long time now but the latest report from Android Police hints a new tablet from the Lenovo-owned company. The slide indicates that users should be able to switch between those apps by tapping on their icons in the nav bar. It's reportedly being called "Productivity Mode", and it will allow for some pretty straightforward multitasking, but with a few UI tweaks to make it work.

Industry Discount bonanza to online buyers, Flipkart, Amazon to give 80% discount
Author: 0 Discount bonanza to online buyers, Flipkart, Amazon to give 80% discount

Meanwhile, Amazon's Great India Sale will begin on May 11 and go on until May 14. Flipkart is celebrating its decade old service by offering massive discounts on its e-commerce platform. But this sale is more than just a celebration of its tenth year of operations, as this will be the company's first big sale since Kalyan Krishnamurthy was elevated to the position of Flipkart CEO.

Industry Dota 2 is getting a co-op story campaign
Author: 0 Dota 2 is getting a co-op story campaign

Additionally, The International Battle Pass adds other features such as bonus tokens for wagers, team quests that earn more battle points, answering trivia question during queue time, and more. After you accrue enough Campaign XP, you get to spin the Wheel of Rewards for prizes including a campaign-exclusive Desert Sands baby Roshan. For sure, Valve is trying out something new, whether to keep its players interested or to garner some from the players who love story-driven video games.

Industry Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch busts sales records
Author: 0 Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch busts sales records

Here in the United Kingdom, the game has topped retail charts, making Mario Kart 8 Deluxe the first Nintendo-published game to do so since Pokemon White. Nintendo has reported it reached a total of 2.74 million sales from March 3 (Switch's launch) through March 31 when its 2016 fiscal year ended. It's not so much that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe changes anything, but rather that the Switch is just such a better place for it to be.

Author: 0 OnePlus 5 specs and price leak

According to BGR , a new leak from China details OnePlus 5's possible specs and features. In any case, OppoMart says that the device will sport a 5.5-inch QHD (2560 x 1440) display , along with 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 64GB / 128GB of UFS 2.1 internal storage .