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Why Your 'Strong' Password Isn't That Strong

You may not know who Burr is, but you've certainly encountered his guidelines in all those requirements for special characters and numbers that make your password hard to remember. His advice of changing one's password every 90 days stands largely incorrect, as most people usually make minor changes, such as altering one or two characters, which are very easy to guess.

Amazon Great Indian Sale: Rs 1000 Off On Honor 6X Smartphone

The Q6 will be available in Astro Black, Ice Platinum and Terra Gold colour options. But the Indian market will witness the launch of LG Q6 with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. To talk about the optics department, the LG Q6 flaunts a 13MP rear-facing main camera with LED flash. The smartphone is the first device after LG G6 to feature a FullVision display.

Starfire Joins the Injustice 2 Roster Today, For Some at Least

Starfire the Tamaranean enters the fray with her flight, ultraviolet radiation energy, and fiery hair to topple the opposition. Starfire is a novice character with a smaller range of moves that are more straightforward to execute. Starfire is available to purchase as a standalone character, as well as being inclusive for owners of the Deluxe Edition, Ultimate Edition or Fighter Pack 1.

Nintendo World Championships Returning in October; Qualifying Matches Start August 19

Nintendo's presence at gamescom will be headlined by Super Mario Odyssey , which stands as the crown jewel of the company's Nintendo Switch holiday lineup. The Nintendo World Championships will be held for the third time ever on October 7 in New York City's Manhattan Center's New Ballroom. Games for later stages of the tournament have not yet been announced.

The Lenovo K8 Note is an impressive offering for the price

Also, the phone may looks with the 5.5-inch HD display , inside it is either Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core or 1.4GHz Mediatek MT6797 Helio X20 processor . The phone features a 5.5-inch 1920 x 1080 px display with a pixel density of 441ppi and a Corning Gorilla Glass with oleophobic coating for scratch resistance.

Chicago files federal lawsuit over sanctuary cities threat

Federal officials threatened to withhold funding for sanctuary cities, saying they don't comply with federal laws. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday filed the lawsuit - after the Justice Department said it would withhold funds from the Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation public grant program unless "sanctuary cities" assist the Department of Homeland Security in deporting undocumented immigrants.

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ:NCLH) To Release Earnings

The business's revenue for the quarter was up 13.3% compared to the same quarter a year ago. For the last month, company shares are 6.96%. 3,737,866 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm has "Buy" rating by J.P. Morgan given on Thursday, July 20. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 sales for $9.38 million activity.

TRAI to discuss IPR of data generated on apps

Sharma told a leading daily that while Android supports the DND app, Apple has been merely discussing and not acting on it. The app allows users to share details of "pesky" calls and spam messages with authorities and mobile service providers, who would then take action on the caller or sender.

Sony Xperia XZ1 Running On Android 8.0 Spotted On GFXBench

Recently Sony Xperia XZ1 bearing model number G8341 was spotted on GeekBench benchmarking website which revealed some of the key specifications of the upcoming smartphone. The GFX listing shows that the device has connectivity features like Bluetooth, GPS, NFC and WiFi. Android 8 .0 or Android O Operating System. Rumours are rife about the three smartphone models to be launched at the upcoming event, two of which are premium and one is targeted towards the mid-range segment.

Instagram livestreamers can add a guest to their broadcasts

Instagram has been known for their constant introduction of updates and new features. Many new features were added to the live broadcast since its launch like saving the live video , reacting to it and so on. Simply tap the new icon on the bottom right and tap "Add" to invite anyone who's now watching. The feature will roll out as a trial to a randomly selected group of people today, and will test for the next few months before officially rolling out.

Uber is scaling back on USA auto leases as expenses pile up

As many as 500 jobs could be affected by the exit of the Xchange Leasing program, representing roughly 3%. Some of those employees could be shifted to Uber's customer service call centers, for example. In the wake of Travis Kalanick's resignation as CEO, the company is taking a new look at some of its more cash-losing enterprises in the hopes of becoming more financially responsible.

Tile reveals Pro Series Bluetooth trackers - here's why you might actually care

Tile is simple and easy to use. The Tile community spans more than 230 countries and territories and locates over two million unique items every day. Tilers can ring their things using the app, or use the Tile in reverse to find their phone - even if it's on silent.

UAW Defiant in Mississippi Loss as Union Opponents Celebrate

Williams adds that "Nissan and its anti-worker allies ran a vicious campaign against its own workforce that was comprised of intense scare tactics, misinformation and intimidation". The union filed a slew of unfair labor practice complaints to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) as the two-day secret ballot election drew to a close on Friday.

Spotify is launching on the Xbox One today

Spotify's Xbox One features the same user-interface as it's Android TV and PlayStation 4 apps. Or check out new releases. Whether you're battling hordes of enemies, scoring the winning goal or just enjoying the scenic routes of your favorite open world game, the greatest gaming experiences all have one thing in common - a majestic soundtrack.

Apparently There Is A Ni No Kuni II Season Pass

That means no season pass . The "Collector's Edition" ($199.99) will go a step further and include everything from the "Premium Edition", along with a Visual Arts Book, a Chibi Mechanical Rotating Diorama, a Lofty Plush, a Behind-the-Scenes Blu-Ray, a 3D Papercraft Display Case, and the Season Pass .

Akshay Oberoi says no to Aishwarya Rai Bachchan for 'Fanney Khan'

But she won't be romancing Anil on-screen in the film. The makers of Fanney Khan , Aishwarya's next film, were planning on recreating that chemistry with another younger actor , and they were said to have zeroed in on Akshay Oberoi. On the other hand, Aishwarya has signed Fanney Khan and looking up at other projects. "But you never know, as neither of them has yet signed on the dotted line".

Intel Teases New "Ruler" SSD Form Factor

Upcoming SSDs , which use its 3D NAND technology, will enable enterprise users to fit up to 1PB of storage in a 1U server. These "long and skinny" SSDs are optimized to maximize storage capacity in targeted servers, while outperforming legacy form-factors in both cooling and power requirements.

Apple Watch Series 3 Might Come Sporting a New Form Factor

Apple is reportedly gearing up to roll out the latest version of its smartwatch , # Apple Watch Series 3 , later this year. Apple is already in talks with carriers in the USA and Europe about offering the cellular version, the people added.

Apple launches iOS 11 Developer Beta 5

As MacRumors rightly explains , however, it's return date probably won't be before the official public release of iOS 11 this fall. People who are part of beta program will likely receive update in few days. As Apple explained at the time, an added advantage of Messages in iCloud is having smaller backups, since most of your older messages would now be saved in iCloud rather than on your device.

Violent video games can shrink part of the brain

Put more simply, the games are more repetitive and require less overall brain function than non-action games. In a healthy adult brain, there should be an equal amount of grey matter in the hippocampus and the caudate nucleus . Professor Andrew Przybylski, from Oxford University, pointed out that the research lacked statistical power though and does not confirm 90 hours of playing such games leads to harm.

Man dies from injuries in N. Wichita officer-involved shooting

Officers tried to make contact with the suspect by phone. KSN talked with family member who said the 29-year-old man died. Police located a man matching the description and attempted to speak with him, but the man ignored police and walked away, Officer Lincoln Anderson said.

Destiny 2 announces promotion with Pop-Tarts and Rockstar energy drinks

These can be found in participating retailers across the US, UK, Canada, and Germany. Similarly, Pop-Tarts is offering consumers in-game XP Boosts that will see players develop their skills faster. You'll be able to redeem the codes on both websites beginning on September 1. Vice President of Product Management. Picking them up means you can prevent hunger when staying up until the wee hours of the morning when playing Destiny 2 .

Samsung's Galaxy S8 now comes with a huge battery and rugged body

One area where the S8 Active improves on the S8 is an increase in battery size, going from 3,000 milliamp-hours to 4,000 milliamp-hours. Samsung's Galaxy S8 Active has officially been revealed, coming in as an AT&T exclusive for now.

Thiel Calls Trump Administration 'Incompetent'

In response to the article, the investor told BuzzFeed he stands by the president. And as recently as May, Thiel was sounding off on the stumbling administration: "At an event in May in San Francisco, he was described by one guest who was in attendance as "annoyed" with the first months of Trump's presidency", Mac writes.

Samsung Galaxy S9 To Use SLP Mainboard

It is heard that Samsung Electronics is planning to use SLP starting from Galaxy S9 that has its won AP called "Exynos". The other advantage SLP has over the technology now in use, which is High Density Interconnect (HDI), is that it allows for thinner connections ( 15nm) between components.

Firefox is the latest browser to add support for VR viewing

For those who are unaware, WebVR is the technology that enables browsers to support virtual reality content. Firefox will join the ranks of Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge , who have also added this web-based VR functionality past year.

Microsoft is changing the look of Xbox One again

An entry for the Spotify app has been seen at the Microsoft store for the Xbox One , hinting at the music streaming service making its way to the console in the near future. Users will be able to customize their Home screens, and Microsoft says it has "eliminated the wait between Home, Social, and My Games and Apps by consolidating them into one dashboard experience".

Google Home Preview Program is Quietly Revealed

This also allows those who have chose to participate in the preview program to give feedback on how things are implemented. A Google spokesperson told Forbes that the Preview Program is now full with new slots to be available in the future.

Naughty Dog States That "Uncharted Is More Than Just Nathan Drake"

However, it's important to note that Naughty Dog wants you to also know that the Uncharted franchise is so much bigger than just Drake himself, which is why you're playing as two different leads this time around. The primary thing to be noted here is that Nathan Drake is done; the conclusion to U4 made sure of that. Game Director Shaun Escayg was recently featured in an interview with the Daily Star where he admitted they don't know exactly what they're doing after the sequel, but ...

The Lion King Casts Civil War's John Kani as Rafiki

It's been a BIG day for Disney's upcoming remake of The Lion King . Much like the original animated film, Sarabi is incredibly distraught by Mufasa's death and Scar has taken advantage of the lack of leadership by commanding the rest of the pride to bow at his command.

Pokemon Go: Moltres Released!

That's right; Moltres is leaving Pokemon GO today. So, Zapdos is up next. For particularly squirmy Pokemon, some players swear by starting with a Nanab Berry for its lasting calming effect on the legendary Pokemon , then using Golden Berries for subsequent catch attempts.

Metroid 2 Fan Remake Developer Lands Job At Moon Studios

If you're a fan of Metroid , odds are you've heard of AM2R, Another Metroid 2 Remake . The game featured graphics similar to that of the Gameboy Advance Metroid titles with added effects and features that could only be accomplished on modern computers.

OnePlus 5 gets new Soft Gold color option

Following the overwhelming response to OnePlus 3/3T Soft Gold variants previous year, OnePlus 5 Soft Gold Limited Edition Variant has been anounced today. Powered with the most powerful processor, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 platform, coupled with up to 8 GB of RAM, OnePlus 5 provides a seamless combination of hardware and software.

Wedbush Raises Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Price Target to $3.00

It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. Bamco Inc increased Costar Group Inc (CSGP) stake by 3.78% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 55,509 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $3,077,974.05.

Walmart heirs buy Rapha

RZC Investments is backing Rapha founder Simon Mottram and his leadership team to deliver the next phase of their strategy. The deal, if finalised for the reported £200 million figure, would represent a purchase amounting to 20 fold the firm's annual profits.