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Fitbit smartwatch, wireless headphones, and smart scale available for preorder

Plus, smart features like contactless payments, on-board music, smart notifications, and a variety of popular apps and clock faces available in the Fitbit App Gallery. The timepiece will run on the new Fitbit OS and software developers are being encouraged to design apps for it with a software development kit becoming available next month.

Akki's take on Battle of Saragarhi

After Salman Khan decided against co-producing the film on the Battle of Saragarhi with Karan Johar , there were reports that the film has been shelved. Kesar stands for many things. It's also a name. Akshay Kumar will be portraying the role of a military commander of 21 Sikh soldiers named Havaldar Ishar Singh who fought against thousands of Afghani invaders.

James Wong Howe's 118th Birthday

Although uncredited, Howe is associated with using deep focus cinematography first, even before Gregg Toland used the technique on Citizen Kane, on his first film with sound, Transatlantic. citizen after the repeal of the Chinese Exclusion Act and his marriage to his wife Sanora Babb, was not legally recognised in the USA until 1948 due to anti-miscegenation laws.

Google launches website to educate value of using certified Android device

You can download the app directly from APKMirror and install it on your phone. For most people, Google's apps like Maps, Gmail, and YouTube took precedence, while others preferred keeping their social networking apps front and center.

Sarahah harvests your phone contacts for a feature that doesn't exist yet

Yes, the same has been reported by a security analyst Zachary Julian . He further tweeted that the company's database doesn't hold the contacts and the data request will be removed in the next update. On iOS, the app says "the app needs to access your contacts to show you who has an account in Sarahah", and allows the user to choose between "Okay" and "Don't allow".

AI-powered drones will yell 'shark' to warn Australia's beach swimmers

Studies have shown people have a 20-30 percent accuracy rate when interpreting data from aerial images to detect shark activity. The machine learning system is able to distinguish sharks from other sea creatures such as dolphins or whales.

Yakuza Studio Helming New Era of Fist of the North Star Games

Sega is really rolling out the red carpet for " Kiwami 2 " in Japan, with the game getting its own limited edition PS4 model . With Yakuza 6 released previous year in Japan, a HD remake of the first game in the series coming out in the United States next week, Sega has now announced it's giving Yakuza 2 the same treatment for the PlayStation 4 .

Xiaomi to launch first dual phone in India

Xiaomi Mi 5X is expected to debut in India on 5th September 2017. Recently, Xiaomi has announced to launch a new smartphone with dual rear cameras in India. However, the most exciting feature of the upcoming phone is its camera . The only visible difference is seen in the fingerprint scanner placement.

US Pacific Command: N. Korea Fired 3 Missiles, None Posed Threat

The launch represents the North's fourteenth missile launch of 2017 and the 8th since the inauguration of President Moon on May 10. Britain has been warned by North Korea it faces a "miserable end" if United Kingdom troops take part in military exercises alongside those from South Korea and the U.S.

Game of Thrones game being made by Bethesda - rumour

Let's not forget that Bethesda has a hand in mobile gaming, for starters. All of the current speculation is swirling around a single product page on USA retailer Target's website, which simply reads " Bethesda: Game of Thrones ". The early RPGs and strategy game were outright lousy, and Telltale's series, while fun enough, didn't really capture the full scope of Westeros. The timing of the listing is very interesting, it came up just a few hours ahead of the show's Season 7 Finale ...

Trump threatens again to tear up NAFTA

The Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs stressed that it won't pay for the wall at the border with the US. Earlier in the day, Trump wrote on his Twitter that given Mexico's high crime rates, the border wall that would curb the inflow of migrants to the United States was necessary, adding that "Mexico will pay for it through reimbursement/other".

Verstappen: 'Shouldn't happen at a top team'

Asked how many DNF's he would tolerate before he reconsiders his future, Verstappen replied: "I don't know but not too many". There are so many fans here and they pay a lot of money for very expensive tickets and then the race finishes for me after eight laps.

It rains real diamonds on Uranus and Neptune

Hydrogen and carbon were used in the block because of being the materials that planets Neptune and Uranus are composed of. These planets have oceans as well, in which the rain of diamonds falls, seeps through until hitting the hard bottom surface and remains stored there.

Suzuki Jimny leaked - Could be the new gen Maruti Gypsy for India

Images of the next-generation Suzuki Jimny have now been leaked ahead of its Tokyo debut, and it shows the new auto undisguised. From the rear, the Jimny looks a lot like the G-Wagen, especially with the centrally-mounted spare wheel and tail lights integrated into the rear bumper.

United States in awe of total solar eclipse

Before Monday, it took 38 years for a total solar eclipse to return to the USA mainland, which most previously occurred in 1979. Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses Monday as the moon began blotting out the midday sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the US from coast to coast in almost a century.

August Solar Eclipse Ground and Space Pics Out on www

The reason for the excitement for the total solar eclipse last Monday was the line of totality crossed the continental USA and passed through 14 states. He mentioned his experience was a lot better than expected, it nearly felt like a religious experience. For days, news reports had warned against viewing the eclipse without special eye protection, due to the permanent damage that doing so would cause to the retina of our eyes.

Vanguard Group Inc Adjusts Its Ownership in LKQ Corporation (LKQ)

About 100 shares traded or 316.67% up from the average. LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ: LKQ ) has declined 1.30% since August 26, 2016 and is downtrending. Ratings analysis reveals 88% of LKQ's analysts are positive. LKQ had 13 analyst reports since January 15, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, March 22 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W.

US, Canada to work together on whale death investigation

While 13 whale deaths do not seem like a lot of deaths at first glance, it is worth noting that North Atlantic right whales are endangered creatures with only about 500 of them still living. The effort will involve collecting data on each whale that died and considering factors such as changes to the environment and habitat, they said. Conservationists have said the right whale population is so small that a year of poor reproduction and heavy mortality could threaten its survival.

Apple May Debut 4K Apple TV

The new iPhone 8 is expected to come with some wonderful features: a bigger screen , wireless charging capabilities and facial recognition to unlock the device, according to The New York Times . Still, the increase in price will have you shelling out over 50% of what you have to pay for the 4.7-inch iPhone 7. With inflation, the $499 retail cost of the earliest iPhone model would equate to just $590 in 2017, indicating that Apple has purposefully raised the prices of its flagship ...

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 live photo allegedly leaks

The concept video by designer Philippe Starck seems to indicate that the device will feature thinner bezels than its predecessor. The video showcased the display of the handset from top to bottom. Nonetheless, the tech giant is expected to roll out three RAM and storage configurations - a 4GB of RAM with 128GB storage, a 6GB of RAM with 128GB storage, and an 8GB of RAM with 256GB storage.

Charlottesville monuments shrouded in black

As CNN reports, the mayor added that the City of Charlottesville must deny the "Nazis and the KKK and the so-called alt-right" the "lightning rods" that the Confederate monuments have become. But it did not stop people in power from enacting laws and codes to subjugate black people. Erecting Confederate statues long after the end of the war was the attempt to erase history.

The American Water Works (AWK) Stake Lowered by TD Asset Management Inc

The dominant statistics will authorize the investment community to govern the size of American Water Works Company, Inc. compared to the sales or total assets figures. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $80.19 and a 200 day moving average of $78.00. The RSI for American Water Works Company, Inc. As per Thursday, August 11, the company rating was maintained by Mizuho.

You Won't Have to Pay for Monster Hunter World's DLC

Tsujimoto also pointed out that unlike handheld systems, this generation of consoles are nearly always connected to the internet. "On portable , you are not always online, so you have to have a system in place where people will download the quests or data when they are at home then play when they are out".

Chrome browser will soon let you mute a website forever

In the meantime, you can silence a tab in Chrome once it starts playing audio by right-clicking on the tab, then selecting "Mute Tab" from the menu that appears. For it's upcoming High Sierra desktop OS, the updated Safari browser will give users the option to keep auto-play videos paused until they decide they want them to play.

Tesla's music streaming service pops up in software update

However, while Tesla vehicle owners can see a label for TTunes in their media app, there's nothing actually available (yet) in terms of a program people can actually use. CEO Elon Musk has also previously talked about music as it relates to Tesla vehicles, including suggesting that one day Tesla owners could continue listening to a curated auto playlist through the Tesla phone app.

Western Digital Corp (WDC) Holder Passport Capital LLC Has Boosted Stake

Toronto Dominion Bank grew its ownership by buying 49,958 shares an increase of 1,599.2%. The most current P/E ratio is 66.75 and market cap is 26.12B. The ex-dividend date will be on Wednesday the 28th of June 2017. As per Friday, August 4, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Cumberland Partners Ltd increased Metlife Inc (MET) stake by 49.58% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

Destiny 2 Character Trailer Introduces Sharpshooter, Hawthorne

Check it all out on the Destiny 2 site . Lastly, the blog speaks about Bungie's plans at PAX West, offers up a bit about Q&A, showcases some fan videos and signs off. Furthermore, Bungie has revealed that Destiny 2 could run at 60 FPS on consoles and also explained that it won't do it because that would require compromises.

Ford to offer incentives to scrap older cars

Unlike Mercedes' and BMW's recent announcements, however, Ford's incentive is open to both petrol and diesel pre-Euro 5 cars . The U.K. has the largest fleet of diesel vehicles in Europe after drivers were encouraged to switch from gasoline, which emits more carbon dioxide for each mile driven.

Watch out for this Facebook message which contains malware

Spammers are using your friends on Facebook Messenger to spread malicious links. David Jacoby at Kaspersky Lab said he received a odd message on Facebook from a person he rarely speaks to. These will be used to send the user to other websites. The same in case of Linux, user redirects to another landing page designed for Linux users. It displayed a fake error message and urged the user to download a malicious extension.

Capcom showcases Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Monster Hunter collaboration

Thankfully, Monster Hunter World will be continuing that trend, creative director Ryozo Tsujimoto told Polygon at Gamescom. The footage was captured on a PS4 Pro and is in 4K so you can get an idea of what it'll look like on your console in real life.

Are Analysts Bullish Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) After Last Week?

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 20th. David Blood decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 0.87% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Axa invested in 0.05% or 533,900 shares. Cambridge Invest Research accumulated 0.5% or 426,800 shares. 3,560 are held by Bedell Frazier Invest Counseling Ltd Liability Co.

Spotify inches closer to going public after inking Warner Music deal

The agreement represents the last big royalty deal that the music-streaming service needs with major labels before pushing ahead with a US stock market listing. - The Swedish company said in July it had 60 million paying subscribers and 140 million active users as of June. Sixty million users have paid subscriptions, which counts for just under half of its entire user base - compare that against Apple Music's 27 million subscribers.

Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 runs at 1080p 60FPS docked on Nintendo Switch

The Switch version will differ slightly to the console/PC version in order to take full advantage of the Switch's tech but the two versions will still be very similar. That's really good news for Federation Internationale de Football Association players; maintaining that silky-smooth frame rate was always going to be a challenge but it looks as if EA is taking this port very seriously.

JioPhone booking: MyJio app, Jio website goes unavailable after heavy traffic

If you haven't pre-booked the JioPhone and planning to pre-book now, then here's how you can pre-book now. The website displayed "Content Server Error" around 5.30pm but was restored later. However, the Jio Phone buyers will also have to get a recharge of Rs 153 done in order to access the unlimited data and calling services. The first Jio-branded phone will come preloaded with apps such as JioCinema, JioMusic, JioTV, and JioXpressNews, along with popular instant messaging and social ...

Android 8.0 Oreo bêta, les fonctions du nouveau système mobile de Google

Le Pixel C et Nexus Player obtiendront également la build. La première preview développeurs d'Android O avait été diffusée en mars, la deuxième à l'occasion de la conférence développeurs Google I/O 2017, la troisième en juin et la quatrième en juillet.