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IT Instagram Introduces Text Only Stories
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The update is about the addition of the Text Mode in the editor of the Instagram Stories. In other words, this could be the beginning of text-only posts on Instagram , making it nearly exactly like its parent company Facebook. The Type mode is placed right next to the Normal mode, and other choices such as Boomerang, Rewind, and Superzoom. Instagram , the Facebook-owned app with more than 2 million active advertisers , is testing a carousel format for ads that can include three photos ...

IT Three soldiers die in avalanche in J&K
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Reports said that four army men went missing after the avalanche hits army post and all the four army men trapped under snow have been evacuated. Last month, 11 people were killed after their vehicle was hit by an avalanche in Kupwara district of the Indian portion of Kashmir.

IT Treasury hits out at 'reckless' Viceroy's Capitec report
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U.S. researcher Viceroy on Tuesday said it had done extensive due diligence and compiled evidence suggesting Capitec must take significant impairments to its loans which would likely result in a net-liability position. In another corner: the management of Capitec and the analysts of the South African Reserve Bank , with both groups categorically refuting the claims of Viceroy that Capitec should be placed under curatorship before it inevitably collapses under the weight of dodgy loans.

IT Apple Denies Slowing Down Old iPhones to Drive Sales Following DOJ Investigation
Author: 0 Apple Denies Slowing Down Old iPhones to Drive Sales Following DOJ Investigation

We have received inquiries from several government agencies, and we're responding to them. Apple's power management function may also be sidestepped by replacing an iPhone's battery if needed. We sought to further improve the customer experience in December by announcing a significant discount on replacement batteries for certain iPhones.

IT Nintendo 'Mario Kart' headed to smartphones with 'Mario Kart Tour'
Author: 0 Nintendo 'Mario Kart' headed to smartphones with 'Mario Kart Tour'

If you're a '90s kid, you definitely spent every non-school hour crashing around the animated track in Mario Kart . "The checkered flag has been raised and the finish line is near". Nintendo did not provide any other details about the upcoming video game, but the app is expected to be made available for both iOS and Android smartphones.

IT Counter-Strike Co-Creator Arrested For Sexual Exploitation Of A Child
Author: 0 Counter-Strike Co-Creator Arrested For Sexual Exploitation Of A Child

Cliffe created the original Counter-Strike with Minh Le while they were students at Virginia Tech. Cliffe has been employed by Valve since 2003. The competitive multiplayer game started as a mod for Valve's game Half-Life , and a year later Valve hired the two designers and bought the rights for Counter-Strike, turning it into one of the most popular competitive shooter series of all time.

IT Mira and Shahid turned bride-groom once again!
Author: 0 Mira and Shahid turned bride-groom once again!

But even as they looked calm and too comfortable to care, Mira reveals that she had jitters before showtime. The Mausam actor looked dapper in a plain white sherwani while Mira looked pretty in a lehenga with a subtle print and completed her look with exquisite jewellery and a stylish hairdo.

IT Nokia 8 and Nokia 5 Receive Major Price Cuts in India
Author: 0 Nokia 8 and Nokia 5 Receive Major Price Cuts in India

The number of smartphones sold per quarter kept growing and in the last three months of 2017, HMD had a 1% share of global smartphone sales - a total of 8.45 million units - according to Counterpoint Research . On the front, the Nokia 5 features an 8MP camera with f/2.0 aperture. The dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia 5 runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat and is. The internal storage is also nothing to write home about with a mere 512MB although the storage is expandable up to 64GB.

IT Overwatch 'Lunar New Year' Special Event Is Returning
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The first iteration of the event, for the Year of the Rooster , brought a multitude of skins, sprays, and other cosmetics, as well as introducing Capture the Flag, which is now available in custom games. "Wishing you prosperity in the Year of the Dog! ". We'll keep you posted on what this new Overwatch event entails. Blizzard could introduce a similar game this time around, although the focus of the mode will nearly certainly be on a dog, not a rooster .

IT Second The Making Of Monster Hunter
Author: 0 Second The Making Of Monster Hunter

Also, a problem was corrected with the meeting points, which were not updated correctly. Deploying a few fixes for Capcom's epic monster hunting game, the patch weighs in at 84MB. But many Xbox One players have struggled to participate in multiplayer hunts, one of the game's most enjoyable activities, since MHW debuted last week.

IT Alibaba takes equity stake in Ant Financial
Author: 0 Alibaba takes equity stake in Ant Financial

The company also provides a wide range of financial services such as loans, wealth management and insurance products. The Chinese online retail giant said profit spiked to 24.1 billion yuan (£2.6 billion) between October and December, compared to 17.9 billion yuan (£2 billion) during the same quarter in 2016.

IT Qualcomm sees mild increase in fiscal 1Q18 revenues
Author: 0 Qualcomm sees mild increase in fiscal 1Q18 revenues

That dispute also negatively impacted Qualcomm's financial report, with the company not recording any royalty revenue from that licensee in the first quarter of fiscal 2018 or the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017. "If there wasn't the Broadcom bid the stock might be down 5 percent instead". Apple sued Qualcomm last January, accusing it of overcharging for chips and of refusing to pay some US$1 billion in promised rebates.

Author: 0 US Looks Into Apple Software Update That Slowed Iphones

Bloomberg reported earlier Tuesday that the Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission are now probing Apple over possible violations of securities laws. "When we did put [the iOS update] out, we did say what it was", Cook told ABC News. Apple is now running a program in which all eligible iPhone devices can have their batteries replaced for a mere $29.

IT Mario Kart Tour Is The Next Official Nintendo Mobile Game
Author: 0 Mario Kart Tour Is The Next Official Nintendo Mobile Game

The checkered flag has been raised and the finish line is near. Animal Crossing took a while to go from announcement to release, so fans might want to keep an eye out for news. It has been a little over a year since Nintendo released Super Mario Run for Apple devices . Of course, it's going to be a while until we see the game in its full glory.

IT The Family of Elderly Man Murdered on Facebook Sues Social Media Company
Author: 0 The Family of Elderly Man Murdered on Facebook Sues Social Media Company

Steve Stephens , the man who killed Godwin , announced his intent to kill someone on the platform prior to Godwin's murder , the complaint states. The tragic death of Robert Godwin Sr .at the hands of Steve Stephens was broadcasted for everyone to see. "This lawsuit seeks to hold the Facebook defendants responsible.

Author: 0 Monster Hunter World Players To Receive Free Commemorative Gift

They can not be mixed with other armor in the game. You can see both characters in action in the trailer below. "Hunters with that save data will receive a special quest called " Down the Dark, Muddy Path ". Upon completion, they will net " SFV tickets" that let them craft the Ryu and Sakura armor sets. Monster Hunter has historically been most popular on handheld systems, and the best-selling game in the series - 2010's Monster Hunter Portable 3rd for PSP - sold 2.15 million copies ...

IT Jaguar I-PACE Electric Crossover To Be Unveiled Ahead of Schedule
Author: 0 Jaguar I-PACE Electric Crossover To Be Unveiled Ahead of Schedule

Jaguar's final rating - along with the all-important range numbers - will be shared when the production I-PACE makes its debut in early March. That lets the first-ever electric Jaguar sit on the footprint of a compact crossover, the company has said, but offer cabin volume closer to that of a mid-size SUV-though it won't have a third-row seat.

IT IPhone Slowdowns : Chinese Consumer Group Latest to Question Apple
Author: 0 IPhone Slowdowns : Chinese Consumer Group Latest to Question Apple

The council said it received 2,615 complaints on Apple products and services in 2017, compared with 964 complaints in 2015. Moreover, as a temporary fix, the company will offer out-of-warranty iPhone owners a battery replacement discount of $50 for users with an iPhone 6 or newer until the end of 2018.

IT Vivo XPlay 7 Might Be The First Smartphone With 10GB RAM
Author: 0 Vivo XPlay 7 Might Be The First Smartphone With 10GB RAM

And now its much-anticipated smartphone known as the Vivo XPlay 7's new leaks on the specs as well as new renders have popped up on Weibo (Chinese micro-blogging site) and here's what they bring to the table. It may come with two Sony Exmor RS sensors. What are the rumored specs of Xplay 7? The Vivo Xplay7 packs with incredible features and specifications.

IT OnePlus 5T's OxygenOS Open Beta 3 Delivers iPhone X-Like Navigation Gestures
Author: 0 OnePlus 5T's OxygenOS Open Beta 3 Delivers iPhone X-Like Navigation Gestures

This is an India only feature that auto-sorts your SMS messages into categories. Firstly, OnePlus 5T users will have to sign up for the beta program which involves installing an update form the computer. If you aren't the adventurous types or these changes don't appeal to you much, simply wait for the final stable build. If you are on the official build, you will not receive the open beta update.