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Industry Ford Raises Full-Year Guidance After Surprise Earnings Rise
Author: 0 Ford Raises Full-Year Guidance After Surprise Earnings Rise

The elevated performance in the second quarter was attributed mostly to a lowering of the company's corporate tax rate, from 30 percent to 10 percent, Chief Financial Officer Bob Shanks acknowledged. XAutoplay: On | Off Estimates: Earnings per share to tumble 15.4% to 44 cents as revenue rises 2.7% to $37.95 billion, according to Zacks Investment Research .

Industry Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 render video shows possible design
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 render video shows possible design

The Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 have both gotten leaked in the form of a series of renders and a video depicting the front and back design of the handsets. There will be a 128GB storage model, however, one could expect different storage configurations as well. The phones show the smaller glass area on the rear housing a larger camera sensor - note: no dual-camera setup here - that has a definite camera bump.

Industry Kaspersky Lab Launches Its Free Version Of Antivirus Software
Author: 0 Kaspersky Lab Launches Its Free Version Of Antivirus Software

Kaspersky Free isn't as full-featured as the full-blown version, offering only antivirus protection for files, emails, and the web, along with table-stakes features like automatic updates and a quarantine for flagged files. But the free software would benefit all of Kaspersky Lab's customers by improving machine learning across its products, he said. The Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab has recently come under pressure from the US government, which has accused the company of harboring close ...

Industry Nintendo Switch Has Now Shipped Over 4.7 Million Units Worldwide
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Has Now Shipped Over 4.7 Million Units Worldwide

Nintendo is betting that the Switch will fuel a new era of growth as more people embrace its dual role as a gaming device that can be used at home, or on the go. Switch-exclusive games are selling just as well. As there were few new types of amiibo compared to the same period past year and few new titles offering amiibo functionality, amiibo sales were approximately 1.60 million units for figure-type and approximately 1.30 million units for card-type.

Industry Destiny 2 patrol zones look like a fun place to hang out
Author: 0 Destiny 2 patrol zones look like a fun place to hang out

That however doesn't seem to be the case anymore with the Destiny 2 open world activities. Like its predecessor, Destiny 2 will have more structured, intensive missions like Raids and Strikes, but it will also let you chill out and freely patrol various planetoids as well.

Author: 0 Xiaomi India Head Manu Jain Claims Redmi Note 4 Blast Video Fake

In fact, it is unclear if this separate and unrelated incident depicted in the video involved a Xiaomi device. The Mi 5X is said to be backed by a 3,000mAh battery and will be the first Xiaomi-made phone to run MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat.

Industry Killing Floor 2 coming to Xbox One
Author: 0 Killing Floor 2 coming to Xbox One

Meanwhile, the Xbox One X version will launch alongside the console's release later this year with 4K support, increased performance, higher resolution textures and shadow maps, as well as increased shadow-fadeout distance. Survive long enough and you'll face the boss. A Versus match goes on until the human team is killed off or the humans defeat the boss. The Freezethrower is a liquid-nitrogen filled gun that freezes enemies, allowing them to be shattered (i.e.

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Author: 0 "Facebook Inc (FB) Working On Smart Speaker With 15" Touchscreen

But Facebook could connect video callers between any phone and a home speaker, plus it already knows who all your friends are. Following loosely in the footsteps of Apple with its premium HomePod device, and Amazon with its touch-screen Echo Show , a new report published Tuesday by DigiTimes claims that Facebook, too, has hopped on the smart speaker hardware bandwagon, and is now in the preliminary stages of developing its own commercially-available device.

Industry Adobe Signals 2020 as The End of Flash
Author: 0 Adobe Signals 2020 as The End of Flash

Through the end of 2017 and into 2018, Microsoft Edge will continue to ask users for permission to run Flash on most sites the first time the site is visited, and will remember the user's preference on subsequent visits. Apple's refusal to support Flash on its wildly popular iOS mobile platform was perhaps the watershed moment for the technology. Over time, browser makers either began blocking Flash by default or at least asking users to enable it, a feature known as click-to-run.

Industry TDSAT hearing on Reliance Jio free-offer case on August 18
Author: 0 TDSAT hearing on Reliance Jio free-offer case on August 18

The company, hit hard after the launch of services by Reliance Jio at disruptive tariffs in September a year ago, said that net profit in the first quarter of this fiscal stood at Rs 367 crore against Rs 1,462 crore in the same period of the previous fiscal.

Author: 0 Elon Musk: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's knowledge of AI's future is 'limited'

Musk is concerned that super smart machines AI-powered could one day pose a threat to humanity and in 2014 he warned that AI could be even more risky than nuclear weapons. Whenever I hear people saying AI is going to hurt people in the future. Zuckerberg further added - "Because if you're arguing against AI, then you're arguing against safer cars that aren't going to have accidents".

Industry Nokia 8 release date set for August 16
Author: 0 Nokia 8 release date set for August 16

However, a Scandinavian retailer is claiming that the Nokia 9 will arrive slapped with a less expensive €589 (around £520) price tag. The timing of these invites only means that the Nokia 8 will be launched in London at 7:30PM local time on August 16th (2:30PM ET / 11:30AM PT), The Verge reported.

Author: 0 Google releases Android O Developer Preview 4

As usual, the preview is available for the Pixel , Pixel XL , Pixel C , Nexus 5X , Nexus 6P , Nexus Player , and the Android Emulator. There's still some time left before the official end of the summer (that's September 22, in case you wondered), but given that Android Nougat was on a very similar schedule , I expect we'll see a final release in August.

Industry Dying Light still so popular it's getting another year of free DLC
Author: 0 Dying Light still so popular it's getting another year of free DLC

Techland announced in a new video that the game will be getting 10 new DLCs over the course of the next 12 months, which is truly impressive considering how the long the game has been out now. Techland's promise to continue supporting Dying Light for another year, says Smektala, is its way of saying "thank you" to its dedicated community.

Industry JNU VC Jagdish Kumar wants Army tank on campus to inspire students
Author: 0 JNU VC Jagdish Kumar wants Army tank on campus to inspire students

The idea of showcasing a military tank to "instill nationalism" was first brought up in the aftermath of the February 9, 2016 event on campus, where the alleged raising of anti-India slogans led to students being arrested for sedition. "One is the respect for the tri-colour", Gambhir added. Speaking to here, Kumar said, "The National Defence Academy where cadets from Army, Navy and Air Force are trained and their degrees are given by us".

Industry Dileep not be presented in court, nod for video conference
Author: 0 Dileep not be presented in court, nod for video conference

The investigating officials have reportedly identified a female co-star of Dileep, and she is expected to be questioned soon. Director General of Prosecution (DGP) Manjeri Sreedharan Nair opposed the idea of bail listing out material evidence against the actor, insisting Dileep issued the said "quotation" to commit the rape and record the video.

Industry Jaguar updates XJ with new technology for 2018
Author: 0 Jaguar updates XJ with new technology for 2018

The changes, which promise to help keep Jaguar's flagship in competition with its rivals, include updated infotainment and safety features. The XJR575 is the most powerful in the line-up and it delivers 575bhp from Jaguar Land Rover's 5.0-litre V8 supercharged engine which now powers the big saloon from 0-60mph in just 4.2 seconds and to a top speed of 186mph.

Industry Terror funding: NIA arrests seven Kashmir separatist leaders, including Geelani's son-in-law
Author: 0 Terror funding: NIA arrests seven Kashmir separatist leaders, including Geelani's son-in-law

The other six were arrested from Srinagar . Farooq Ahmed Dar alias "Bitta Karate" was arrested in Delhi . The houses of those arrested had been raided by NIA sleuths last month. Other Hurriyat leaders Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik are also reportedly involved in the terror funding case. Expressing its inability to question these separatist leaders in terror funding case, the NIA arrested them on Monday.

Industry Didi Chuxing, SoftBank invest US$2bn in Uber's southeast Asia rival
Author: 0 Didi Chuxing, SoftBank invest US$2bn in Uber's southeast Asia rival

Anthony Tan , the Malaysian co-founder of Grab and its chief executive, said the support from Softbank and Didi would enable Grab to build an "unassailable market lead" and also expand GrabPay , its mobile payments business. Chinese social media firm Tencent Holdings Ltd 0700.HK put up to $150 million into Grab's Indonesian peer Go-Jek, sources said this month, while in June, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd BABA.N spent an additional $1 billion to raise its stake in Singapore-based e-tailer ...