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Sci-tech Mark Zuckerberg just unveiled Facebook's new mission statement
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg just unveiled Facebook's new mission statement

Among new features being added for Facebook Groups , analytics are now available to tell admins things like how often people post and the busiest times of day. they are supposed to look after. During his Chicago address, Zuckerberg also announced five ways group admins will be better equipped to "help them grow and manage their groups" for better membership vetting and stronger real-time metrics.

Sci-tech Banking stocks lift equity markets, Sensex trades at new high
Author: 0 Banking stocks lift equity markets, Sensex trades at new high

The BSE Sensex made a strong recovery of 136 points at the start on June 22 on the back of a slew of steps by regulator Sebi to make markets more attractive for investments. Major Sensex gainers on Thursday were: Sun Pharma, up 2.03 per cent at Rs 538.70; State Bank of India, up 1.50 per cent at Rs 294.55; HDFC, up 1.41 per cent at Rs 1,650.35; Reliance Industries, up 1.06 per cent at Rs 1,433.15; and Bajaj Auto, up 1.02 per cent at Rs 2,850.

Author: 0 'Overwatch' loot boxes are about to get a whole lot more exciting

You can't directly purchase a specific skin, voice line, or card-you have to receive them from a loot box or card pack. Not to worry, Blizzard has you covered. Players can now generate their own highlights! Now you'll be able to record a Highlight by pressing a single button. After a round ends that clip will be saved in your Highlight Screen under Recently Captured.

Author: 0 Senate GOP health bill would reshape Obama law

Their opposition puts the bill in jeopardy, since Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell can lose only two Republican senators and still pass the legislation. "It's going to be very good", Trump said during a meeting at the White House Thursday. "The draft was just released , so I am carefully looking through it", Ernst said.

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

Although the storm had weakened slightly, with maximum sustained winds dropping from 60 miles per hour to 50 miles per hour, drenching rain bands churning off the weather disturbance remained a serious threat to seaside residents across parts of five states.

Sci-tech Imagination puts itself up for sale amid Apple GPU row
Author: 0 Imagination puts itself up for sale amid Apple GPU row

Last month we heard that Apple had made a decision to stop using the graphics chips from Imagination Technologies in its future iPhones . "The board of Imagination has therefore chose to initiate a formal sale process for the group and is engaged in preliminary discussions with potential bidders ", the firm said in a statement .

Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez becomes Chile's all-time top goalscorer

That was how the game remained as both teams looked to be more interested in drawing the match than losing. Sanchez netted his 38th goal for Chile after a smart pass by Arturo Vidal in the sixth minute. Chile's best chance of a goal was through their industrious forward, whose Arsenal future remains uncertain, but a Germany side containing three 2014 World Cup players - Mustafi, Julian Draxler and Matthias Ginter - defended resolutely.

Sci-tech WannaCry Ransomware Blamed for Honda Plant Shutdown
Author: 0 WannaCry Ransomware Blamed for Honda Plant Shutdown

A Honda factory near Tokyo was shuttered for over 24 hours this week after its computers became infected with WannaCry , the same ransomware virus responsible for crippling systems in 150 countries last month, the vehicle manufacturer said Wednesday.

Sci-tech Google is ending support for Android Market on Android 2.1 and below
Author: 0 Google is ending support for Android Market on Android 2.1 and below

There are no details on how many are using Android v2.1 (or older); even the Google's Android dashboard no longer mentions it as the company only shares data on OS' having 0.1 or more percent active devices in the market. Downloading install packages from unknown sources is not advisable, not to mention Google now provides security patches for Android versions 4.4 (KitKat) and above.

Sci-tech Sandberg has no plans to leave Facebook for Uber
Author: 0 Sandberg has no plans to leave Facebook for Uber

With Travis Kalanick's resignation as chief executive of Uber, the company's board is now tasked with finding a new leader to help the company turn the page after a scandal-fueled 2017. That week, Emil Michael, the company's senior vice president and a close Kalanick ally, also was pressured to resign. In May, his mother was killed and his father hurt in a boating accident on a California lake.

Author: 0 Celtics, 76ers finalize deal to swap top picks

On Monday, the deal was made official. Philadelphia completed its trade for the No. 1 overall pick in this year's NBA Draft , landing the pick from the Boston Celtics on Monday in a move that clears the way for the 76ers to grab guard Markelle Fultz .

Sci-tech OnePlus 5 Release Date Tainted By Benchmark Cheating?
Author: 0 OnePlus 5 Release Date Tainted By Benchmark Cheating?

We know that many are not convinced about the explanation but we suggest that XDA tests more units once the OnePlus 5 is available in the market. However, Carl Pei , the co-founder of OnePlus as well as the head of global business for the company has responded on the issue on Reddit by saying that the company did not cheat in OnePlus 5 benchmarks .

Author: 0 Coroner examining death of US student released by North Korea

Warmbier, 22, was convicted of stealing a propaganda poster while visiting North Korea and fell into a coma after he was sentenced in March 2016 to 15 years of hard labor. The Warmbier family's "objection to an autopsy was honored", the office said, and only an external examination was performed. A funeral is to take place on Thursday morning at a high school in Wyoming, Ohio, that Mr Warmbier attended before enrolling at the University of Virginia .

Author: 0 Uber joins Lyft in letting riders use the app to tip drivers

Uber plans to make it a staple in its app in all USA cities by the end of July . Crucially, the company said it will not take any cut of any tips paid - however if drivers are now paying off a vehicle that has been leased through Uber affiliates, the tips may automatically be used to pay off those charges.

Author: 0 NASA telescope finds 10 more planets that could have life

The new catalog release brings its total catch up to 4,034 potential planets , of which 2,335 are verified exoplanets and almost 50 are near-Earth size habitable zone candidates. Kepler space telescope has identified 219 new planet candidates . About 2,335 have been confirmed as exoplanets among the total of the discovered 4,034 candidate planets detected by Kepler .