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IT Korean prosecutors launch formal investigation of Apple's iPhone slowdown 'feature'
Author: 0 Korean prosecutors launch formal investigation of Apple's iPhone slowdown 'feature'

No, it doesn't absolve Apple for throttling iPhone CPUs on the down low, but putting a fresh cell inside your phone will allow you to run complex tasks without worrying if your device will shutdown. It said that the technology company has conducted "destruction of property" and "fraud". Apple now faces dozens of class action lawsuits in the United States for degrading the performance of iPhones.

IT Google announces Patent Agreement with Tencent
Author: 0 Google announces Patent Agreement with Tencent

The two companies didn't disclose the scope of the new patent deal. The exact terms of the agreement has not been disclosed but Google has said that it is a long term partnership focused on different range of products and technologies. The US technology company has signed similar agreements before with Samsung Electronics, LG Electronics and Cisco Systems, but the deal with Tencent is a first with a large Chinese tech firm.

IT TRAI Gives Nod For In-Flight Mobile Calls & Internet Access
Author: 0 TRAI Gives Nod For In-Flight Mobile Calls & Internet Access

However, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India ( TRAI ) has come up with new recommendations to allow the airline passengers to access in-flight connectivity. The regulator said that the IFC service provider should be permitted to use either INSAT (Indian Satellite System, or foreign satellite capacity leased through the department of space) or foreign satellites outside INSAT systems in Indian airspace.

IT WhatsApp Releases New Business App For Android
Author: 0 WhatsApp Releases New Business App For Android

Idema, who was a Facebook executive before joining WhatsApp previous year, explained that the company intends to charge businesses in the future, but added that it was too early to talk about when it would happen or what future business services would be like.

IT Alexa to integrate into Amazon shopping app
Author: 0 Alexa to integrate into Amazon shopping app

The company previously partnered with HTC and Huawei on integrations specifically for the HTC U11 and the Huawei Mate 9 . If you happen to enjoy Amazon's Alexa digital assistant but have been wanting support for voice commands on your Android device, the wait is now over.

Author: 0 Amazon Reveals 20 Finalists for 2nd headquarters

Amazon expects to make a decision later this year. "Getting from 238 to 20 was very tough-all the proposals showed tremendous enthusiasm and creativity", an Amazon rep tells the Times. High paying tech jobs can permanently transform a region and raise the political prospects of the leader who helped seal the deal. Miami was named one of those picked to move on to the next phase, joining cities that include Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles and NY among others.

IT IBM Ends 22-Quarter Streak of Falling Revenue
Author: 0 IBM Ends 22-Quarter Streak of Falling Revenue

PCSB Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PCSB) has 0.00% since January 19, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 59.99% the S&P500. Hbk Sorce Advisory Llc increased International Business Machs ( IBM ) stake by 29.99% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

IT Centre withdraws Haj subsidy, will use funds for Muslim girls' education
Author: 0 Centre withdraws Haj subsidy, will use funds for Muslim girls' education

K.T. Jaleel. Earlier on Tuesday, the government scrapped the Haj subsidy for pilgrims as the fund will instead be used for the empowerment of minorities from this year. Kumari Anandan said the subsidy for Haj pilgrims was introduced during the Congress regime and by its withdrawal, BJP was trying to "divide" the people of India on religious basis.

IT Another Stellar Quarter For RIL: 10 Key Takeaways From Q3 Earnings
Author: 0 Another Stellar Quarter For RIL: 10 Key Takeaways From Q3 Earnings

Consolidated net profit in October-December stood at Rs 9,423 crore while standalone earning was up 5.4 per cent at Rs 8,454 crore, the company said in a stock exchange filing. The Reliance Industries' retail arm had reported a profit before depreciation and income tax or PBDIT of Rs333 crore in the same period previous fiscal, the company said in a regulatory filing.

IT Do Yourself a Favor, and Listen to Tom Hardy Rapping In 1999
Author: 0 Do Yourself a Favor, and Listen to Tom Hardy Rapping In 1999

Capably produced by writer-director Edward Tracy (who seems to have spent a lot of time with the Wu-Tang Clan back catalogue), Hardy's attempt at rapping is ... Tom Hardy is credited with writing and performing the lyrics, with Ed Tracy as music producer. "Lo and behold, here it is in all its rawness, just as it sounded then", he told Complex .

IT Tim Cook Says iPhone Users Can Turn Off Throttling -- Soon
Author: 0 Tim Cook Says iPhone Users Can Turn Off Throttling -- Soon

The phone-slowing feature was supposed to help prevent sudden phone shutdowns for iPhones with older batteries, which would sometimes happen when the batteries were low on charge. Italy's antitrust body said on Thursday it had opened a probe into allegations that Apple and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd used software updates to slow their mobile phones and push clients into buying new handsets.

IT Life is odd bonus episode 'Farewell' launches March 6th
Author: 0 Life is odd bonus episode 'Farewell' launches March 6th

There are three separate versions available: the Standard Edition , the Limited Edition , and the Square Enix Vinyl Edition. The "Vinyl Edition" (available exclusively through Square Enix's online store ) will include the game alongside the soundtrack on four records, a CD of the soundtrack, an art book and a presentation box for you to show off.

IT Maruti Suzuki to unveil all-new Swift at Auto Expo 2018
Author: 0 Maruti Suzuki to unveil all-new Swift at Auto Expo 2018

The new model of the hot hatch is now wider, offers a longer wheelbase and delivers more shoulder room and headroom in the cabin. The Swift, which continues to feature among the top five best selling cars in India for over a decade, now comes with a brand new design.

IT Instagram Introduces Activity Status For Your DMs & Users Are Not Happy
Author: 0 Instagram Introduces Activity Status For Your DMs & Users Are Not Happy

Yesterday, the app introduced a new status activity notification in Direct, which will show when the people you message or follow were last active on Instagram. The feature might be a carry-over from Facebook Messenger according to The Next Web , but just because you can know when someone's online and killing time scrolling through images doesn't mean you should.

IT Checking the Overall Picture for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)
Author: 0 Checking the Overall Picture for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Mednax Inc now has $4.81 billion valuation. Apart From a charge related to the tax bill, the company stated earnings per diluted share of 0.84 USA dollar, higher than market expectations of 0.77 dollar. 881.34 million shares or 0.46% more from 877.29 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Windward Management Ca holds 10,687 shares or 0.14% of its portfolio.

IT Status not altered at Doklam sector: MEA spokesman
Author: 0 Status not altered at Doklam sector: MEA spokesman

Referring to Doklam standoff, China's state run Global Times has reacted sharply to Indian army chief Bipin Rawat's remarks in which he had challenged the country and its ally Pakistan. Amid reports of existing tension in the Doklam region, the government on Thursday reiterated that the situation at the face-off site still remains the same.

IT Google to use website loading time in mobile search rankings
Author: 0 Google to use website loading time in mobile search rankings

Wang and Phan encouraged webmasters to review various user experience metrics that Google has made available over the years to figure out how their site performance might be impacting the overall experience of mobile users. Google is once again pushing faster sites in search. Browsing the Internet on your phone is generally still a slower experience, as many sites aren't optimized for mobile viewing.

IT Looks like Microsoft's pricy Xbox Elite controller is getting an upgrade
Author: 0 Looks like Microsoft's pricy Xbox Elite controller is getting an upgrade

Now according to leaked images and various reports, the next Elite controller is on the way, which will include a USB-C port for fast charging, Bluetooth support, three-level Hair Trigger locks, longer travel for the rear button paddles and the option to save three button map profiles.

IT Morgan Stanley outshines Wall Street rival
Author: 0 Morgan Stanley outshines Wall Street rival

Morgan Stanley's wealth management business continued to grow. This is an increase over its earnings per share of 74 cents from the same time past year. These include the restructuring of its fixed-income arm (where revenue was wanting this quarter), a more generous shareholder payout plan and a stronger contribution from its crown jewel: wealth management.

IT Updated Midsize Truck Model Announced at Detroit Auto Show 2018
Author: 0 Updated Midsize Truck Model Announced at Detroit Auto Show 2018

It's a massive increase from the $4.5B investment the company announced back in 2015, but with crosstown rival GM shooting to have 20 new electric vehicles by 2023, Ford wasn't about to be upstaged. "What we learned from this first cycle of electrification is people want really nice products", Farley said. In May, Ford's board ousted then-Chief Executive Mark Fields, and installed former Steelcase Inc SCS.N CEO Jim Hackett as chief executive.