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Author: 0 Microsoft's profit beats estimates on gains from cloud services

That puts Surface revenue at over $1 billion this quarter, as the PC line continues to transform into a legitimate part of Microsoft's business. Revenue: $24.5 billion versus $23.56 billion expected . However, Microsoft doesn't say how much that comes out to in real dollars, only sharing the growth statistic. More Personal Computing: The segment represents windows revenue and tracks the global PC market, which is experiencing continued but slight decline.

Sci-tech Oppo launches F5 with face unlock and AI selfie in Philippines
Author: 0 Oppo launches F5 with face unlock and AI selfie in Philippines

There is also a 20MP camera sensor on the rear which represents the selfie centric lineup of the Chinese OEM. It also comes with a front-facing selfie camera that has some clever AI technology that not only promises to give you stunning photos, but can be used to unlock the device using facial recognition.

Sci-tech Spain's Iberia airline passengers receive free Galaxy Note 8
Author: 0 Spain's Iberia airline passengers receive free Galaxy Note 8

The coming of Android Oreo to these phones have been confirmed by Samsung Turkey. Previous year when the reports of the Note 7 catching fire due to the battery problems surfaced, nearly everywhere in the world airlines first banned the Note 7 from the check-in baggage and then later banned it altogether.

Sci-tech AMD officially launches Mobile Ryzen, Zen meets Vega
Author: 0 AMD officially launches Mobile Ryzen, Zen meets Vega

For now, AMD will launch two low-power SKUs, the Ryzen 7 2700U and the Ryzen 5 2500U, both which use four Zen CPU cores with eight threads, paired up with 512KB of L2 cache per core and 1MB of L3 cache per core, for a total of 6MB of L2/L3 cache.

Sci-tech UNC's Joel Berry II Broke Hand Punching Door After Losing Video Game
Author: 0 UNC's Joel Berry II Broke Hand Punching Door After Losing Video Game

He was named the Most Outstanding Player in last year's NCAA Final Four during UNC's title run, and his ability to run UNC's versatile offense was a key in making the Tar Heels the country's best team. Some thought Berry may test the NBA waters but he chose to come back to Chapel Hill for a senior season to chase one more national championship before he does leave campus.

Sci-tech Bungie Clarifies on Destiny 2 PC Security Following Speculation of Mass Banning
Author: 0 Bungie Clarifies on Destiny 2 PC Security Following Speculation of Mass Banning

They do admit that they banned 400 players on PC, but the context is certainly not the same. However, it notes that these were not done automatically-Bungie manually investigates each case before dropping the banhammer. As reports began to pile up that bans had been issued for use of the aforementioned software, a thread on Reddit began making the rounds to warn players.

Author: 0 Valve Updates Steam Gifting with Steam Digital Gift Cards

Steam has listed a total of five digital gift cards that are amounting Rs. 320, Rs. 640, Rs. 1,600, Rs. 3,200 and Rs. 6,400. Celebrating the forthcoming holiday season, Steam has finally launched a much-requested feature - digital gift cards .

Sci-tech Apple lets iPhone X Face ID accuracy drop to meet deadline
Author: 0 Apple lets iPhone X Face ID accuracy drop to meet deadline

According to the Nikkei Asian Review report , the reduction in supply is due to the components needed for the iPhone's new face authentication feature. The 3-D sensor has three elements: a dot projector, flood illuminator and infrared camera. At the phone's official unveiling in September, executives boasted that there was a one in a million chance that an interloper could defeat Face ID to unlock a phone.

Sci-tech Telco shares up as Reliance Jio starts raising rates
Author: 0 Telco shares up as Reliance Jio starts raising rates

According to an earlier ET report, the development is a big positive for Airtel , Vodafone and Idea as Jio had been disrupting the market since its launch in September 2016 through first free and then rock-bottom data rates and free-for-life voice calls across the country, forcing older operators to slash rates to retain users at the cost of severe financial pressure.

Sci-tech Honda unveils Sports EV Concept at 2017 Tokyo Motor Show
Author: 0 Honda unveils Sports EV Concept at 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

The bonnet section has been elongated while the sleek roofline is more reminiscent of a howling Mercedes AMG-GT than a hushed Jazz supermini. There's maybe a hint of Toyota 2000GT in there, too. "This new Sports EV is a new proposal form Honda, developed to show the joy of driving in an electric auto". Honda hasn't confirmed the power output of the electric powertrain.

Sci-tech OnePlus 5T specs revealed by leaked AnTuTu screenshot
Author: 0 OnePlus 5T specs revealed by leaked AnTuTu screenshot

The OnePlus 5T will measure 157 x 75.4 x 7.25mm and weighs 164 grams. The 64GB OnePlus 5T has been priced at $549, while the 128GB OnePlus 5T variant is now listed on Oppomart with a price tag of $649 and will be available in Grey colour option.

Sci-tech Samsung Turkey: Android 8.0 Oreo to start rolling out in early 2018
Author: 0 Samsung Turkey: Android 8.0 Oreo to start rolling out in early 2018

This year, it looks like some phone makers are falling behind a bit, though Samsung has updated the status of its Galaxy S8 Oreo update. Earlier it was rumored that Samsung has already begun development for its Android Oreo Update for its Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus , as these two flagships will be the first to receive this update.

Sci-tech Google Home With Display Reportedly Being Developed
Author: 0 Google Home With Display Reportedly Being Developed

Amazon already has a product like this on the market called the Amazon Echo Show . TechCrunch had earlier reported that Google was working on a device code-named "Manhattan" that would be a competitor to the Echo Show. The device now has a code name of "Quartz", and will compete with two Amazon Echo models that both feature a display. Fast forward a month and the teardown team over at Android Police have uncovered some more evidence of a possible display-endowed Google Home ...

Sci-tech Veere di wedding gorgeous first look revealed, trailer release date soon
Author: 0 Veere di wedding gorgeous first look revealed, trailer release date soon

Now we have that first look and it is just WOW and very intriguing! The movie is based on the story of four girls and they will be going to attend Kareena's wedding. All of them are dressed up in the traditional attires and they are helping each other to solve each other's problems. In fact, this first glimpse of the film had audiences even more eagerly waiting the unveiling of the first look of the film.

Sci-tech Einstein's theory of happiness sells for $1.7 million
Author: 0 Einstein's theory of happiness sells for $1.7 million

Instead, Einstein wrote two short notes and handed it to the messenger. Recipe for happiness, which physicist albert Einstein 95 years ago, thanked the bell boy in a Tokyo hotel, sold for $ 1.5 million at auction in Jerusalem, said the organizers of the auction.

Sci-tech 'Bad Rabbit' ransomware strikes Ukraine and Russian Federation
Author: 0 'Bad Rabbit' ransomware strikes Ukraine and Russian Federation

For its part, the Russian company Kaspersky Lab, specialized in it security said that the attack affected not only Russia and Ukraine , but also Turkey and Germany . This was reported in Kaspersky Lab. At the time of writing, there is no indication of who is behind the attacks and the number of organisations and people affected by it.

Author: 0 Instagram now lets you do live videos with a friend

Instagram points out that for some users, live streaming can be intimidating if they're doing it on their own. Instagram first started testing this feature back in August of this year, so while it isn't a big surprise, it's still one we're happy to see.

Sci-tech Brendan Greene wants physical release for PUBG on Xbox One
Author: 0 Brendan Greene wants physical release for PUBG on Xbox One

The official account for the game's anti-cheat service said yesterday that it had banned 25,000 players in the preceding 24 hours. The developer also noted that it has had more than 1.5 million concurrent players on Steam , a record that beat Valve's Dota 2, the second most popular multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA, a type of strategy game) for the PC in the world.