• AT&T, Verizon under DoJ antitrust investigation for possible eSIM collusion, report says

    AT&T, Verizon under DoJ antitrust investigation for possible eSIM collusion, report says

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    Shares of AT&T and Verizon dipped after the initial Times report, with AT&T closing down 0.4 per cent at US$34.67, and Verizon ending off 1.1 per cent, at US$47.90. The person also said the Justice Department previously examined this matter in 2016, but ended up dropping the investigation. Despite eSIM's obvious advantages, it has yet to achieve any significant presence in the market, with only a few notable devices having adopted it so far, such as Google's Pixel 2 and the Apple Watch 3.
  • Metal fatigue blamed for engine blow out

    Metal fatigue blamed for engine blow out

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    That incident prompted the FAA to propose a year ago that similar fan blades undergo ultrasonic inspections and be replaced if they failed. Earlier on Wednesday, National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Robert Sumwalt told a news conference that the incident began when one of the engine's 24 fan blades snapped off from its hub.
  • Wade helps Heat even series, Warriors take 2-0 lead over Spurs

    Wade helps Heat even series, Warriors take 2-0 lead over Spurs

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    This snapped Philly's 17-game winning streak and was the first time they struggled without their All-Star. With the Heat in need of some offensive punch, the 36-year-old Wade stepped up to shoot an efficient 11-of-16 from the field, proving he still has some big-time shot-making left in the tank, even if it's become a rarer sight in the twilight of his career.
  • Commonwealth Games: England men & women reach rugby sevens semis

    Commonwealth Games: England men & women reach rugby sevens semis

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    With only the pool winners to progress to the knockout stages and remain in contention for a medal there was no room for complacency with every match a must-win encounter. "For our women to claim the first ever women's sevens gold medal is fantastic, this is a group of players that continues to impress and inspire and that final was enthralling".
  • Samsung Galaxy J7 (2018) with Dual Rear Cameras Listed Online

    Samsung Galaxy J7 (2018) with Dual Rear Cameras Listed Online

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    In the last few quarters, Xiaomi has shipped more smartphones than Samsung in India. The smartphone has a 5.8-inch Quad-HD+ Infinity Display , and, it ships with a 3000 mAh battery . Interestingly enough, it seems Samsung is blessing it with a dual camera setup. It's been awhile since I did a phone battle but I thought with the similarities of the Galaxy S8 and the S9 and folks wondering if it's worth purchasing or not it deserved its own piece.
  • 'Spyro Reignited Trilogy' Coming This September to PS4 and Xbox One

    'Spyro Reignited Trilogy' Coming This September to PS4 and Xbox One

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    Of course, Spyro had two different voices across the three games, but Tom Kenny , who voiced Spyro in Ripto's and Year, has returned to voice him for all three remastered games. No PC version has been listed but if it's anything like Activision's past efforts with Crash Bandicoot , expect that to be revealed at a later date along with a possible Nintendo Switch port.
  • Tell the family

    Tell the family "dinner's ready" with Alexa Announcements

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    Wouldn't it be nice if Alexa could help you hurry your family along or maybe announce that dinner is ready? Amazon notes that if you have more than one Alexa-enabled device in your household, Alexa will still intelligently respond on the device that is closest to you using Echo Space Perception (ESP) technology.
  • Apple is testing new ways to make the iPhone stand out

    Apple is testing new ways to make the iPhone stand out

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    The report specifically cites that Apple is testing an iPhone display capable of detecting gestures from finger movements without actually touching the display. Air Gestures were also implemented by Samsung years ago, where users could take selfies and perform other actions with just a wave of their hand.
  • Images, Prices And Specs Of Moto G6, G6 Play Leaked Online

    Images, Prices And Specs Of Moto G6, G6 Play Leaked Online

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    The price of Moto G6 is listed to be of $249 which will be roughly equal to Rs 16,300. The Z3 Play will come in two storage variants: 4GB of RAM with 32GB of storage, or 4GB of RAM with 64GB of storage. It also features a front-mounted fingerprint reader. On the back, there is a 13MP camera, with Rapid Focus technology, and the battery will be 4000 mAh.
  • Google To Stop Shortener Service In 2019

    Google To Stop Shortener Service In 2019

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    Even as Google is pushing users to use the FDL after April 13th, existing links will not be automatically migrated to the Firebase console or it's API. "We're excited to grow and improve the product going forward". While all existing links will still point to right address, users will be unable to create new shortened links; and will eventually be unable to manage current links.
  • Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC Sells 35024 Shares of Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

    Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC Sells 35024 Shares of Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

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    The stock decreased 4.60% or $4.31 during the last trading session, reaching $89.47. About 14.54M shares traded. Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) has risen 13.35% since March 27, 2017 and is uptrending. The companies are extending their partnership into China to help global brands locally deliver personalized experiences across customer touchpoints in this important and growing market.
  • IOS 11.3 Released, Introduces New Tool To Stop Performance Throttling

    IOS 11.3 Released, Introduces New Tool To Stop Performance Throttling

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    Apple also says that you won't see this icon and information pop-up with every new feature; it's just when Apple needs your information to enable services and personalization. The iOS 11.3 software helps you tackle the disparate medical-records epidemic via an update to the Health Records section within the Health app. You'll also be able to tell within the settings if Apple's "performance management" battery feature -that's the fancy way of saying Apple could dynamically throttle your phone ...
  • A foldable iPhone could be a reality sooner than expected

    A foldable iPhone could be a reality sooner than expected

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    Bank of America Merrill Lynch said the smartphone maker is working with its Asian partners on a foldable phone . Mohan gathered this information after meeting with several Apple suppliers in Asia. Instead, it'll be a phone with a foldable display that presumably works in folded and expanded configurations. The company does not normally host events in March, with announcements being restricted to June (WWDC) and September ( iPhone event).
  • Bombing ahead of Egypt vote kills policeman in Alexandria

    Bombing ahead of Egypt vote kills policeman in Alexandria

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    No group or individual immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing. State news agency MENA quoted al-Nemr as saying that two people, a policeman and a driver, were killed in the blast. The militants of Ansar Beit al-Maddis have killed hundreds of soldiers, policemen and civilians, mainly in its North Sinai stronghold but also elsewhere in Egypt.
  • Trump tariffs undermine trust in rules-based global commerce

    Trump tariffs undermine trust in rules-based global commerce

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    As a result, foreign investment, particularly from China , has become increasingly critical to financing USA economic growth. USA stock futures traded lower after the S&P 500 Index closed down 2.5%, the biggest drop in six weeks. "A number of participants reported about their conversations with business leaders around the country and reported that trade policy has become a concern", Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said this week, while cautioning that trade issues haven't changed the ...
  • Capcom details Monster Hunter

    Capcom details Monster Hunter

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    This sizeable update makes its way to Monster Hunter: World on March 22nd. It's all steps in the right direction, and updates that include both quality of life adjustments and content are my cup of tea. Interestingly, among the challenge quests there are three eight-star " Nergigante Slay Events " for top hunters of rank sixteen or above, available from today to May 11th.