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Apple Shows iPad Air No Mercy, Like MacBook Air

One primary reason for Apple not liking the iPhone 8 name is, it is the 10th anniversary of Apple. IHS analyst Rhoda Alexander hinted that Apple's manufacturing partners are about to begin limited production of a brand-new 10.5-inch iPad Pro.

Major US Brands Now Pulling YouTube Ads Due To Extremist Videos

Asked about the latest actions, Google said in a statement to AFP it did not comment on specific customers but noted that "we've begun an extensive review of our advertising policies and have made a public commitment to put in place changes that give brands more control over where their ads appear".

Microsoft confirm 0x80072efe Xbox One server issues

Microsoft has made no further announcements related to the cloud failure. If there is an alert, Microsoft recommends users sit tight and wait it out and try logging in once the site says service is back up. Microsoft confirmed the outages on several of its product service status pages. Although largely resolved by late Tuesday evening, this is the second time in a month such issues have befallen Microsoft account holders.

Wonky facial animations in 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' might not be fixed

In this new Mass Effect Andromeda trailer, devs explain the tech and how they used it to create the best Mass Effect experience ever. Mass Effect Andromeda faces the same issue right now that fans have brought to the developers back then.

India Hoists 360-ft Tallest Tricolour, Visible From Lahore in Pakistan

It is said that it can be spotted from Lahore in neighboring Pakistan and floodlights have been installed around it. The flag measuring 120 feet in length, 80 feet in breadth is hoisted on a pole which is 360 feet high. Deccan Herald on Saturday reported that the Pakistan Rangers, during a recent meeting with the Border Security Force (BSF), expressed concerns over such a tall structure being installed just 200 metres from such a critical global border.

AT&T-Time Warner deal may have easier path to approval

He said investment into telecoms infrastructure decreased after 2015 and would shy away from pre-emptive intervention, only taking action where the market is failing, such as rural broadband. In an SEC filing last month, the companies indicated that an FCC review wouldn't be necessary since no licenses would be transferred. "The truth is that consumers like getting something for free", Pai argues.

Huawei P8 Lite Is The Cheapest Phone For Photo-snapping

The device will be powered by Kirin 655 octa core processor , paired with a 3GB RAM and 16 GB of internal storage that can be extended via the micro SDcard up to 128GB. Now Huawei Honor V9 Launches with Android Nougat 7.0 and EMUI 5. More , the phone will be available in Aurora Blue, Platinum Gold and Flame Red color options.

Time 'Running Out' for 1.4 Million Starving Children

Britain on Wednesday pledged 200 million pounds (250 million dollars) to South Sudan and Somalia where starvation has been declared in parts of the countries. The people of South Sudan have faced an escalating humanitarian crisis since the nation erupted into civil war in 2013. But as an FAO representative tells The Guardian's Ben Quinn, since the war, farmers have lost both livestock and farming tools as agriculture has been disrupted; people, meanwhile, are relying on scavenging for ...

Samsung Heir, Lee Jae-Yong, Arrested In Corruption Probe

Lee, pledged tens of millions of dollars to win favor with President Park Geun-hye and secure government support for a controversial merger that helped tighten his grip on the country's biggest conglomerate. "We will do our best to ensure that the truth is revealed in future court proceedings", the Samsung Group said in a brief statement after Lee's arrest.

The LG G6's Square Camera Looks Kind Of Awesome

Thanks to the new Square GUI, LG said, multiple old and new features will split the 18:9 screen cleanly into two 1:1 ratio squares. In a new teaser for the handset, we get a small sample on how the G6 will utilize the display. "The dimensions of the phone are ergonomically created to ensure maximum comfort and compatibility with existing and upcoming digital content", says LG.

LG's new Android Wear watches are official

LG has announced their two new smartwatches , they are the first to run Android Wear 2.0 - Watch Sport and Watch Style. "Google Fit, the pre-installed fitness app on most Android Wear watches, now lets you track your pace, distance, calories burned and heart rate [a heart rate sensor is needed - ed] as you're walking, running or cycling", the company explains, adding that weight-lifting reps, pushups, situps and squats can also be tracked.

Marathon Petroleum (MPC) Q4 Earnings, Revenue Beat Estimate February 01, 2017

This quarter analysts say they expect sales to move at $9.36 billion - higher from $7.79 billion the year before. The stock is now trading at Distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -5.28% while its Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average is -5.53 Percent.

Iraqis file lawsuit after being detained in NY due to travel ban

In the Netherlands, Dutch politician Geert Wilders agreed with Trump's view of immigrants from Muslim countries, adding in a tweet that "Islam and freedom are incompatible". America has always been the land of the free and home of the courageous. My policy is similar to what President Obama did in 2011 when he banned visas for refugees from Iraq for six months.

Resident Evil 7 Patch 1.01 download available now

The last few installments' dalliance with run-and-gun action and global apocalyptic muddles is no more, supplanted by solitary locales and a creeping first-person perspective where even sprinting has the cadence of a crippled jog. In fact, the full game will require little more than 20 GB of storage space for download. The Season Pass includes all the paid content that would soon come for Resident Evil 7 .

Trump's Pick for FCC Chairman Is Against Net Neutrality

ISPs and telecoms are now not allowed to offer paid prioritization of Internet traffic, nor are they allowed to throttle certain applications and services or block lawful content. Craig Aaron, president of Free Press, a digital rights group, said Pai "looks out for the corporate interests he used to represent in the private sector".

Tesla activates more Autopilot features on HW2-equippped vehicles

Because of this, Teslas with new hardware still lack certain features now available on Teslas with first-generation Autopilot hardware, like Automatic Emergency Braking as well as the ability to parallel/perpendicular-park or to summon themselves.

Nintendo Switch Predicted To Sell 40 Million Units By 2020

Nevertheless, the company seemed upbeat over the potential of the console. Microsoft's struggling Xbox One has never hit that mark, though some firms are estimating the console has sold around 26 million units since its late 2013 launch.

Gambia's new President Barrow says state coffers appear empty

Gambian President Adama Barrow has expressed appreciation for all efforts that contributed to the handing over of power to him from Yahaya Jammeh who is now on exile. Troops from regional powers gathered at the border, prepared to take military action if Jammeh did not step down, and worldwide pressure against him mounted.

Voters oppose ACA repeal without replacement, poll shows

Republicans can use this tool to repeal some parts of the Affordable Care Act without Democrat support, but will need some Democrats in the Senate onside to pass any new replacement legislation. "I cannot afford it.' Before the Affordable Care Act, my patients could not afford the insurance that was being sold", Jameson said. And it's unclear whether Trump and his party have a clear plan as to how to extend coverage to those 20 million people who have health insurance because of the law.

Mark Zuckerberg: Land Tyrant to Native Hawaiians

The Honolulu Star Advertiser reported on Wednesday that the billionaire, "through companies he controls, filed eight " quiet title " lawsuits on December 30 in Circuit Court, seeking to force owners of 14 small properties to sell their stakes in their land at public auction".

NY Jets owner Woody Johnson to become ambassador to UK

According to Reuters , Trump just made the announcement during a luncheon in Washington honoring his supporters. "The ambassador, Woody Johnson , Court of St. While Mr Johnson's appointment has not been formally announced, the 69-year-old billionaire has always been considered a favourite for the job. The fact that Johnson was given the job isn't a surprise.

Allonzo Trier failed PED test, won appeal vs NCAA

Goodman adds that the 6-foot-5 guard was cleared by the NCAA but can not return to the court until the drug is "completely out of his system". "I have never knowingly taken a banned substance", Trier said in his statement. "Unfortunately, I am unsure of when that time will be, but I hope it is soon". One condition though was for the drug to be out of his system completely, which it hasn't been as of two weeks ago.

Watch rocket launch coverage live from Florida

The launch was originally scheduled for January 8, but postponed due to heavy wind and rain. On September 1, a Falcon 9 rocket undergoing tests for an upcoming Israeli communications satellite launch blew up on the launchpad. The Iridium-1 Mission is an attempt by entrepreneur and CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX , Elon Musk, to carry and deploy 10 satellites into a low-earth orbit for the goal of providing " real time connections between people, organizations and assets to and from anywhere ".

Samsung aims to ship 60 million Galaxy S8s

With speculation that Samsung will make standard the dual-curved-edge screen previously used only for its edge models, it's unlikely that the company will continue to distinguish between its Galaxy S-series models in this manner. 60 million units might seem like an extremely ambitious target, but Samsung has surpassed that number with their Galaxy S4 back in 2013. There Galaxy S8 is also expected to be the first Samsung smartphone to pack a Siri-esque built-in AI assistant, as well as ...

Apple removes New York Times from China App Store after government request

Pokemon Go was the most downloaded app for the whole year. Apple says on New Year's day alone, customers spent almost $240 million on apps and in-app purchases, marking the App Store's largest single-day of sales ever. The regulator did not immediately provide a comment on the removal of the New York Times app. New Year's Day 2017 was the single biggest day on the App Store .