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IT Facebook is looking to design its own chips
Author: 0 Facebook is looking to design its own chips

A job listing posted on Facebook's corporate website, and first spotted by Bloomberg , shows that Zuckerberg and co are now on the lookout for a manager to build an "end-to-end SoC/ASIC, firmware and driver development organization". was successful in shipping its own chips and they are now in use across many of its major product line-ups. Meanwhile, Amazon is also rumored to be developing its own chips to improve the AI capabilities of Alexa, as pointed out by The Verge .

IT Huawei P20, P20 Pro launching in India this April 24?
Author: 0 Huawei P20, P20 Pro launching in India this April 24?

The P20 Pro gets a 6.1-inch Full Vision OLED display with ultra thin bezels. The device comes with the Leica-powered triple camera setup on the back, which includes a 40MP RGB sensor, a 20MP monochrome sensor and an 8MP sensor with telephoto lens.

IT Moto Z3 Play Renders Hint At Side-Mounted Fingerprint Sensor
Author: 0 Moto Z3 Play Renders Hint At Side-Mounted Fingerprint Sensor

A glossy trim, a notched power button along with a metal ear speaker grille, are some of the highlights of the smartphone while the video also showcases a front-facing fingerprint sensor which is embedded in the home button. The inbuilt storage of the phone is 64GB internal storage, expandable via microSD (up to 128GB). The dual-SIM smartphone will run Android 8.0 Oreo.

IT DICE Is Apparently Working On A Battlefield 5 Battle Royale Mode
Author: 0 DICE Is Apparently Working On A Battlefield 5 Battle Royale Mode

EA and DICE appear to be the next group of companies to jump on the battle royale bandwagon now that a rumor has come out that a Battlefield 5 battle royale mode is apparently in the works. "If DICE does decide that it's happy with what it has, it won't have it ready in time for the initial release". The average daily player spending in the game topped $1 million worldwide on Apple's store and Fortnite has been second only to Netflix in terms of the amount US iPhone users have spent in ...

IT MSFT) — Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ
Author: 0 MSFT) — Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ

Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Gru Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.88% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ). About 18.34M shares traded. Intact Investment Management holds 0.73% or 210,700 shares. Timessquare Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.06% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) for 110,175 shares.

IT Avengers: Infinity War reportedly starts with a major character's death
Author: 0 Avengers: Infinity War reportedly starts with a major character's death

Wright said details behind the new " Avengers " movie are "top secret", but she is grateful for the support she received after " Black Panther " broke box office records. Iron Man 4 could be one of the still-untitled projects in Marvel Studios' roster. It's a power that was eluded to in the last Avengers: Infinity War trailer.

IT Here's How Facebook Collects Your Data Even When You Never Use It
Author: 0 Here's How Facebook Collects Your Data Even When You Never Use It

Apps and websites that use our services, such as the Like button or Facebook Analytics , send us information to make their content and ads better. Grilled by U.S. lawmakers for nearly five hours on Wednesday, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg acknowledged that Facebook collects "data on people who are not signed up for Facebook ", adding that this is done " for security purposes " only.

IT Pricey iPhone X helps Apple become most profitable brand in Q4 2017
Author: 0 Pricey iPhone X helps Apple become most profitable brand in Q4 2017

And that's the profit Apple mindted from the sales of iPhone X is five folds more than the combined profit of top 600 Android devices in Q4 2017. Apple's fabled iPhone SE 2 may actually see the light of day, with a new regulatory filing pointing to a fresh set of iOS 11 devices ready to launch.

IT Chrome on Android now blocks autoplaying videos with sound by default
Author: 0 Chrome on Android now blocks autoplaying videos with sound by default

Google Safe Browsing has been official on Chrome for Android since 2015 but it's been around as early as 2007. As of Chrome 66 , however, sites are only allowed to automatically load and play videos if the sound is muted. Chrome 66 for desktops is available now, with Android and Chrome OS following shortly. "To diagnose whether an issue is caused by Site Isolation , use chrome://flags#site-isolation-trial-opt-out as described here", the tech firm says.

IT Mahindra & Mahindra share price: Company's market cap over Rs 1 trillion
Author: 0 Mahindra & Mahindra share price: Company's market cap over Rs 1 trillion

The XUV500 may get the new powerful motor 2.2-litre diesel that will churn out 170 hp. Launched in 2011, Mahindra had brought out the first facelift of its mid-sized SUV in 2015. The new Mahindra XUV500 is expected to come with new tech features like Andriod Auto, Connected Apps, Ecosense and Emergency call. The 2018 Mahindra XUV500 has got both exterior and interior changes.

IT Internet - Amazon's lite version Android browser for India
Author: 0 Internet - Amazon's lite version Android browser for India

Similarly, popular web browsers like Google Chrome, Safari and Mozilla Firefox also offer private browsing. Amazon has quietly released a new browser for Android devices. In terms of features, the Internet supports Private tabs , to save data consumption from history and cookies. The company is not alone in building lightweight mobile apps for emerging markets.

Author: 0 Cambridge Analytica employee said it used 'sex compass' quiz too

But the problem is, people don't treat their personal information as sacred. Cambridge Analytica has said it properly licensed data on a much smaller number of users from a research firm. When you visit a site or app that uses our services, we receive information even if you're logged out or don't have a Facebook account . Ads: Facebook Audience Network enables other websites and apps to show ads from Facebook advertisers.

IT Monster Hunter World Adding New Elder Dragon and Game Mode
Author: 0 Monster Hunter World Adding New Elder Dragon and Game Mode

According to the blog on the Capcom website, items dropped by the Kulve Taroth can be used to make new hunter and palico armor at the Smithy. That means up to 16 people in a single hunt, a single quest per se. On April 19, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One players will need to download the patch, around 1.2 gigabytes, before they can start playing. Hunting huge monsters has become a common thing since Monster Hunter World has come around and since then players have spent countless hours ...

IT Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Won't Have Traditional Campaign Mode
Author: 0 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Won't Have Traditional Campaign Mode

Now it seems that the game will have a battle royale mode similar to Fortnite to make up for it. Polygon has reported that sources have told them that Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 will not have a traditional single player campaign mode, rather Treyarch is focusing on MP and Zombies for this year's game, set to launch on Friday, October 12.

IT Ford to bring new Mustang to 2019 Cup series
Author: 0 Ford to bring new Mustang to 2019 Cup series

With the same announcement, Ford also reported Tuesday that it would deploy the model in NASCAR's top league for the first time ever. Dick Johnson, co-owner of DJR Team Penske , also welcomed Ford's return. Since then, the vehicle has won three driver championships (two for Ricky Stenhouse Jr . and one for Chris Buescher) and 70 races. "Mustang always has been about affordable performance, which can be traced to innovations we've made competing in racing, like NASCAR".

IT OnePlus 5T Oreo update brings Phone X like gestures
Author: 0 OnePlus 5T Oreo update brings Phone X like gestures

OnePlus has a new update for its current flagship phones, the OnePlus 5 and 5T, which brings the latest Android Oreo 8 .1 software to both phones. OnePlus 5 and 5T will now have the latest features like the phone call picking gesture, optimization in the gaming mode along with it the support for migrating applications data.

IT Facebook to Face Angry Illinoisans Over Facial Recognition Tech
Author: 0 Facebook to Face Angry Illinoisans Over Facial Recognition Tech

Cambridge Analytica is accused of acquiring the data of 87 million Facebook users through an academic researcher at the University of Cambridge, Alexander Kogan. In order to do this, Facebook would have to collect users' biometric data to ensure their facial recognition tech would work, triggering privacy concerns.

IT Study finds over 3300 Android apps improperly tracking kids
Author: 0 Study finds over 3300 Android apps improperly tracking kids

The threat of Android ransomware has been growing at an alarming rate. The reputation of Android apps has always been questioned when it comes to security. However, researchers could not verify the same for iOS apps, most likely due to the closed loop nature of Apple's ecosystem. Only a week after it was alleged that YouTube violated U.S.