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Photographing the Solar Eclipse

Experts suggest people prepare with the right eclipse glasses , approved by the right retailers. Because we're dealing with a total solar eclipse, it's crucial to keep your eyes safe from extreme light exposure until the brief moment it reaches totality-and not just by wearing your regular sunglasses, says NASA .

ZTE Blade ZMAX phablet for MetroPCS arrives with Google Play promo

For such a low, low price, you get a 6-inch 1080p IPS LCD display, and inside there's a huge 4,080 mAh battery, which is suppose to offer up to 31 hours of talk time. Some of its connectivity features include a 3.5mm audio jack, v4.2 Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. Other specifications on the ZTE Blade Z Max include a 4080 mAh battery with Qualcomm QuickCharge 2.0.

Agents of Mayhem Launch Trailer Looks Nuts

Considering how Saints Row fizzled out to insignificance It's going to be interesting to see how well this game performs when it releases tomorrow. A lot of games over the years have utilized physics-defying animations and movement styles like "double jump".

Google Pixel camera trick comes to other phones through a mod

Much of the Google Pixel's photographic prowess comes from its software - it's particularly good at high dynamic range photos thanks to its HDR+ mode, which fills in gobs of detail while reducing the blur you sometimes see in HDR shots. It has been tested on the LG G6 , OnePlus 3 , OnePlus 3T (I've tried it too, though selecting slow motion mode force closes the app), OnePlus 5 and the Samsung Galaxy S8 .

Reliance Communications spurts 16% as NCLT admits merger petition

An NCLT bench comprising judges BSV Prakash Kumar and V Nallasenapathy dispensed with the need for a creditors' meeting to vote on the proposals. It posted both the petitions for final hearing on September 13. These two transactions will bring down RCom's total debt of Rs 45,000 crore by Rs 25,000 crore (60%). The Mukesh Ambani-owned operator leases much of RCom's network and shares spectrum with it and has hurting mostly tail-ending operators, including RCom with free data services and ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 could launch way sooner than we thought

Samsung Galaxy C7 (2017) Specifications: It runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system . The release of both the V30 and the derivative model, the V30 Plus at the same time is probably also a strategic move for LG at a time when they will have to use all their "powers" to go up against the expected powerhouse of a Galaxy Note 8 .

Edo Speaker's Impeachment: Obaseki Lobbies Lawmakers to Reverse Impeachment of Okonoboh

As a result of his removal today, a new Speaker was elected and he is Mr Ajoto Kabiru from Akoko Edo Constituency 2. Okonoboh was the third Speaker to be removed since the current Assembly was inaugurated in 2015. Okonoboh, it was learnt, had to leave the seat when he realised that the pressure was too much and that his colleagues are bent on removing him. The impeached Speaker said he abide by the party's decision.

Apple, Aetna Considering Bringing Apple Watch to 23 Million Aetna Customers

CNBC reports that Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) and Aetna (NYSE: AET ) held secret talks last week to discuss bringing the Apple Watch to the health insurer's 23M members. Apple fell to third in the global wearables market in Q2, according to Strategy Analytics. Apple did not immediately respond to requests for comment and Aetna declined to comment on the record.

McAfee bolsters AWS cloud security

Still, it's too soon for us to predict whether MSP- and IT services-centric software companies will launch tools in the hub. "Leaders in media and entertainment like Hulu are looking for more efficient ways to build scalable streaming and OTT solutions", said Mike Clayville, Vice President, Worldwide Commercial Sales at AWS.

First Trust Advisors LP Increases Stake in Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Gemmer Asset Management LLC now owns 779 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock worth $282,000 after buying an additional 20 shares in the last quarter.

Why an Uber investor sued former CEO Travis Kalanick

The failure to sign the amendment, as well as his "continued involvement in the day-to-day running of the company", had undermined the new CEO search, they say. Benchmark, in its lawsuit filed last Thursday, is seeking to force Kalanick off the board, and accuses him of concealing a range of misdeeds and scheming to retain power at the company even after he was forced to resign as chief executive in June.

Pantone Is Developing an Official Prince Purple

It will be named " Love Symbol #2 " after the emblem Prince used for his 1992 album and which appeared as the backdrop for his shows throughout the mid-to-late 1990s. So get ready for a steady purple downpour of Love Symbol #2 toasters and throw pillows and cell-phone covers. In addition to the Oscar, Prince won seven Grammy Awards and a Golden Globe Award for Purple Rain .

Star Wars Battlefront II will have much better space combat

EA has announced that it will finally show multiplayer space combat in Star Wars Battlefront 2 at this years Gamescom in Germany. Showcasing nimble fighters, lumbering bombers, distinct hero ships, and more, the gameplay demonstration is meant to give the world a first glimpse at Star Wars: Battlefront II's improved, enhanced, and revised starfighter combat system.

President Kovind calls for New India by 2022

As such I would urge you, as fellow nation builders, to help educate underprivileged children in our society, he said. "These days it is a different story, especially in the cities where people do not even know who their neighbours are". "He said that the "New India" goes beyond the obvious parameters of a house for every family, power on demand, better roads and telecom, a modern railway network, rapid and sustained growth.

Opera bins Opera Max web browser

Opera Max was released as an application in 2014 which allowed users to manage as well drastically reduce data usage across applications in the Android ecosystem. As a result, Opera Max will be discontinued and there will be no future updates for the app. This move by Opera comes as a big surprise for many.

Snap a selfie as Pikachu with Snapchat's latest limited-time filter

The Pikachu Snapchat filter runs from August 14-16, so if you have plans of trying it out, make sure to snap some pictures with the special lens before they take it down. My co-worker Chaim generously offers up his terrifying Pika face. "Snap the ideal portrait of you and the famous Pokémon to share!" The official Twitter announcement shows the animation in action.

Moto Z2 Force with 6GB RAM spotted on TENAA

Folks in Europe, North America, and Latin America are expected to get 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage with their Moto X4 , while the Asia Pacific region will get 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The photos also showed the back panel of the smartphone , suggesting the device might be equipped with a dual camera setup. Stay tuned with us for more updates on the phone.

Sonic Mania PC Delayed, SEGA Offers Fans A Freebie

The clip did not fail to build hype around the game even more with gamers and " Sonic " fans even more excited to get their hands on " Sonic Mania " and others hoping that an animated series would be born out of that wonderful opening animation.

Certain Destiny 2 High-Level Activities Won't Allow Mid-Mission Loadout Customization

For some freaky reason though, players can now buy Destin 1's silver in-game currency on Steam. The new details come from this month's Edge magazine, which boasts an expansive feature on Destiny 2 . Players' loadouts will be locked down during certain endgame content while weekly Nightfall strikes will be timed. Some users were able to buy Destiny Silver, though a real price was not attached to the purchase, with receipts showing a €0.01 bill.

Duke basketball: Top point guard Tre Jones commits to Blue Devils

Duke made a big splash with its first commitment from the 2018 class, landing Apple Valley (Minn.) point guard Tre Jones . He is entering his senior season at Apple Valley High, located in Minnesota just south of Minneapolis. "It wasn't a major factor, though". Francis, whose father, Jerry, played at Ohio State, is Carolina's first class of 2019 commitment. And it's an important one as well, as Duke will have some holes to fill on the perimeter at the end of the upcoming season.

Google rolls out voice search support for 8 Indian languages

For iOS users, this feature will be available soon in the coming weeks. Adding Georgian to Google speech recognition system means that some powerful Google products, including Voice Search, the Assistant and Gboard which is capable of typing up entire messages based on what is dictated to it, can now be enjoyed by about 4 million Georgians in their native language.

More than 1000 Surveillance Malware Ridden Messaging Apps Surface on Android

Soniac was downloaded between 1,000 and 5,000 times before it was removed by Google at Lookout's request. By blocking the install of malicious and unwanted apps, even if they come from Google Play , you can spare yourself lots of trouble.

Google Assistant is basically useless thanks to latest Android Wear bug

If we're being completely honest, it's not been the best of years for Android Wear, despite the long-awaited arrival of Android Wear 2 .0 - a delayed roll-out and a lack of flagship smartwatch launches means Google's wrist-based OS is lagging behind the Apple Watch .

Apple iPhone 8 to be offered in "Blush Gold"

The Jet Black iPhone 7 is now only available in the 128GB and 256GB capacities, so it's not without precedent for Apple to limit storage options on a particular colour handset. The top and bottom bezels are likely to be dispelled with and the Touch ID will either be built into the display or completely eliminated in favour of facial recognition technology.

Honda Jazz gets makeover and new 130PS engine (gallery)

Called "Solid Wing Face", the grille has been revised and there's a new LED running light pattern in the headlights. At the rear of the vehicle, shallower grille sections are now connected by a gloss black strip at the lowest section of the bumper.

Redmi Note 4 & Mi 6 Now Eligible For MIUI 9 Global Beta

Apart from a wide variety of backend improvements, MIUI 9 also debuts a broad range of user-facing features like a smart app launcher that's meant to predict the app you want to open depending on the current contents of your screen and your usage patterns, as well as a robust image search engine.

Facebook quietly launches Colourful Balloons, a photo-sharing app in China

Facebook Inc, whose social media platform is blocked in China , authorised a local company to launch a photo-sharing application in the country in May, the New York Times reported, citing a person with knowledge of the company's plans. In a statement , Facebook remained somewhat cryptic saying: "We have long said that we are interested in China , and are spending time understanding and learning more about the country in different ways".

Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC Holds Stake in PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL)

Magellan Asset Management Ltd reports that it sold 70,388 shares during the last quarter decreasing its exposure to PayPal Holdings, Inc .by 0.3%. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/08/12/paypal-holdings-inc-nasdaqpypl-price-target-increased-to-0-00-by-analysts-at-piper-jaffray-companies-updated-updated-updated.html.

Nokia 5 sale starts tomorrow: What to expect?

After Nokia 3 , the next phone in Nokia's Android series Nokia 5 will be put on sale on 15 August, after HMD Global had confirmed that it would be available by mid-August. Buyers will also get Rs. 2,500 off (Rs. 1,800 on hotels & Rs.700 off on domestic flights) on Makemytrip.com. The Nokia 5 has a 5.2-inch IPS LCD display with 720x1280 pixels resolution.

North Korea nuclear standoff sees bitcoin surge past $4000

Bitcoin gained 6.31% in the last 24-hour period. USA -dollar/bitcoin trade accounted for about 25 percent. It was largely thanks to Japanese buyers and heated global tensions. "Following a fall to $1,800, it has come back strongly and relatively steadily". "You now have more places to spend bitcoin , more regulators thinking about the right infrastructure, and more investors learning about the asset".

What Microsoft Is Saying Internally about Surface Quality and Reliability

Instead, Thurrott's sources place the blame on Microsoft itself, and for its own custom drivers that were crafted for Surface devices. The good news is that Microsoft appears to have gotten on top of the issue internally, but one wonders whether the company's own confidence in launching innovative products such as the detachable Surface Book, which had a 16% return rate due to reliability issues, has been dented for a long time going forward, and whether this killed interesting products such ...

A Long-Gone 'Game Of Thrones' Character Made His Much-Anticipated Return

Teams Jon and Dany are on a mission to convince Cersei of the threat of the White Walkers, so Jon, Jorah, Gendry and a few wildlings - plus the Brotherhood and the Hound (having turned up at the wall and locked in jail earlier) - have gone North to capture a Wight to take Cersei as proof so she'll join them.

CHAN Qualifier: Eagles lost 1-0 Benin Republic

As the Nigeria team settled into the game, they did try to hurt their host but it was fruitless as the first half ended in a barren draw. After a goalless 89 minutes of play, Nigeria's Azeez Aremu fouled Marceline Koukpo inside the penalty area to hand the Squirrels a chance to grab their first ever win against Nigeria.

Kashmir: Terrorists attack Army camp in Kupwara, 1 soldier injured

An army jawan was killed as Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked firing on Indian posts along the Line of Control in Krishna Ghati sector in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir this evening, a defence spokesman said. To questions on India's defence production, Jaitley said his ministry was working out ways to boost domestic production for the defence sector. "We will, of course, also continue to strengthen our ordnance factories and defence PSUs".

NRA Spokeswoman Loesch Calls on Dem to Resign After 'Threat' Tweet

The feud between Loesch and Rice began Thursday, when the lawmaker tweeted that the NRA and its spokeswoman were becoming a threat to the country. She concluded by saying Rice, "needs to resign". She also replied to Rice's tweet. She called on Rice to apologize to the millions of law-abiding gun owners across the country. "I am not a domestic threat!" "If you find me that threatening Congresswoman, come and arrest me ".