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IT Delta Air Lines Offers Free Texting at 30000 Feet
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You won't have to pay to get on and messaging will be free , ' he said. Starting Sunday, Delta Airlines will become the first US global air carrier to offer free mobile messaging, providing more customers access to free messaging than any other carrier, the airline announced Wednesday.

IT Tell Nigeria to produce Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB tells UN, UK
Author: 0 Tell Nigeria to produce Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB tells UN, UK

The United States over the weekend said it did not recognize IPOB as a terrorist organization even though it remained committed to a united Nigeria. The motion has the IPOB leader as the only applicant and the Chief of Army Staff as the only respondent.

IT Vimeo Acquires Livestream, Launches 'Vimeo Live' Pro Broadcasting Product
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A major media platform, Vimeo , has made an acquisition that will potentially help to propel them into a prominent HD streaming voice as they launch their new Vimeo Live service. Backed by $14.7 million of private funding, Livestream's video technology backs 10 million livestreamed events a year. Archived sessions can be replaced with 4K files for higher quality on-demand viewing.

IT New Mercedes Sprinter van previewed
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The update will bring new driving assistance systems and connectivity services in combination with new telematics which, Daimler claims, "will bring a leap forward in efficiency for vehicle and fleet management". Mercedes already did a bit of that in the United States with its Sprinter Worker, an cheap van targeting contractors and other tradesmen. However, these face high import duties and a complex disassembly process to get them ready for local sale, so the new plant will solve this issue.

IT Apple releases iOS 11.0.1 update for iPhone and iPad
Author: 0 Apple releases iOS 11.0.1 update for iPhone and iPad

The updated Dropbox app is now available to download via App Store. "When radios and processors can't sleep, power consumption goes way up", he wrote. Previously, you could give yourself an extra layer of safety by setting up your medical ID or sharing your location on Find My Friends. The decay rate for iOS 10 is 0.006958 percent per second and for iOS 11 it's 0.01739 percent per second.

IT Fortnite's Controversial Battle Royale Mode Launches Today
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Playerunknown's Battlegrounds first game out on March 23rd earlier this year, and its last-man-standing gameplay has become a sensation on PC, selling over 10m units to date . "The [Battlegrounds'] community has and continues to provide evidence of the many similarities as we contemplate further action". It is essentially a King of the Hill type mode but extrapolated to 100 players on a giant map.

IT Microsoft Quantum Programming Tools Aim At Future Computers
Author: 0 Microsoft Quantum Programming Tools Aim At Future Computers

Intelligent search experiences will use AI and machine learning to deliver more relevant search results across Microsoft 365 , while LinkedIn in Microsoft profile cards now provide the ability to see information from LinkedIn profiles in Microsoft apps and services.

IT Russian Federation threatens to block Facebook
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The US social business network LinkedIn is fatally losing its audience among Russian users, head of the Russian communications and mass media watchdog Roskomnadzor Alexander Zharov told reporters on Tuesday. JOHANNESBURG • A group of 36 elderly Dutch tourists were robbed by men posing as police just hours after they landed at Johannesburg airport for a three-week holiday, South African authorities said yesterday.

IT Twitter tests new 280-character limit with some users
Author: 0 Twitter tests new 280-character limit with some users

In early 2016, Twitter seriously considered expanding the limit to 10,000 characters , but CEO Jack Dorsey ultimately pulled the plug on that update before it was ever rolled out. The tweet below is odd, right? I suspect that a secondary explanation given by Twitter's blog post is more meaningful: "When people don't have to cram their thoughts into 140 characters and actually have some to spare, we see more people tweeting ".

IT Kashmir's longest surviving militant commander killed
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The police recovered arms and ammunition, apart from Pakistan currency notes near Najar's body. Officials said that Najar, who figured in the list of most wanted terrorists, was killed as the Army and other security forces foiled an infiltration bid along the LoC in Uri.

IT IHS publishes their Financial Teardown of Apple's iPhone 8
Author: 0 IHS publishes their Financial Teardown of Apple's iPhone 8

The publication says the suppliers are only shipping about 40 per cent of the volume originally planned for the production of the iPhone X . DigiTimes claims Apple adopted the same strategy for the iPhone 7 in 2016, where the company is said to have asked for delivery of remaining orders about one or two months later.

IT Porsche unveils the 2018 Panamera Sport Turismo S E-Hybrid
Author: 0 Porsche unveils the 2018 Panamera Sport Turismo S E-Hybrid

The 2018 Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo is a plug-in hybrid with 680 horsepower. Porsche claims the vehicle can accelerate from 0-100kmph in 3.4s. The Sport Turismo also sports an adaptive roof spoiler, which is set to one of three different angles depending on the driving situation and vehicle settings, and which can generate an additional 50kg of downforce on the rear axle.

IT Nokia 8 Powered by Snapdragon 835 SoC launched at Rs. 36999
Author: 0 Nokia 8 Powered by Snapdragon 835 SoC launched at Rs. 36999

The smartphone is the first flagship in India from Nokia , and it comes with the Carl Zeiss optics and dual 13MP camera setup with laser and phase detection autofocus. The Nokia 8 will be amongst the few smartphones to receive the Android Oreo update this year. The device offers 4GB of RAM and an internal storage of 64GB.

IT Microsoft Corp's Teams to Replace Skype for Business
Author: 0 Microsoft Corp's Teams to Replace Skype for Business

It's happening: Skype for Business Online is on its way to being replaced by Microsoft Teams . Alan Lepofsky, vice president and principal analyst at Constellation Research, said the decision to phase out Skype for Business in favor of Teams should be met by customers in "a positive light", as it will further simplify Microsoft's product portfolio.

IT United States stocks fall on North Korea worries
Author: 0 United States stocks fall on North Korea worries

Japan's Nikkei 225 Index advanced by 0.5%, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index plunged by 1.4%. The Japanese yen strengthened 0.30 percent versus the greenback at 111.64 per dollar, while Sterling was last trading at $1.3454, down 0.27 percent on the day.

IT Bring Victory To Your Group With The Faction Rally In 'Destiny 2'
Author: 0 Bring Victory To Your Group With The Faction Rally In 'Destiny 2'

After you pledge to one of the factions, you'll complete various activities in game to earn Faction tokens , which when turned into your faction leader, will earn you reputation. In addition to the above issues, there is a problem with the Destiny 2 microtransations store, Eververse. Another confirmed glitch is the Clan Engrams not being awarded to qualifying participants.

IT Could New Orleans feel the effects of Texas immigration ruling?
Author: 0 Could New Orleans feel the effects of Texas immigration ruling?

A three-judge panel for the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals found that a provision requiring jurisdictions to comply with federal immigration to hold people suspected of being in the country illegally can stand for now. "Contrary to the state's position, SB4 is neither clear nor simple", she said in a statement. The 5th Circuit Court ruling had many questioning what, if any, effects would be felt in New Orleans , which has always been called a sanctuary city.

IT Walmart Delivers To Your Fridge
Author: 0 Walmart Delivers To Your Fridge

Walmart is working with August Home to deliver merchandise and leave it inside your home. About 95 percent of people who participated in a TODAY Twitter poll said they would not let a delivery person put groceries away when no one was home.

IT Attack on Titan 2 is coming to Switch
Author: 0 Attack on Titan 2 is coming to Switch

Koei Tecmo has confirmed that its follow up to its adaptation of the popular Attack on Titan anime, Attack on Titan 2 , will be coming to the west as well. As for what is to be expected in the sequel game to " Attack on Titan ", fans of the series and the game can expect more action-packed adventures as well as the titans themselves.

IT Apple Replaces Bing With Google For Siri And Spotlight Search Results
Author: 0 Apple Replaces Bing With Google For Siri And Spotlight Search Results

Apple is dumping Microsoft's Bing as the default search platform for Siri , Search inside iOS, and Spotlight on Macs in favor of Google, according to Tech Crunch . The transition away from Microsoft's search engine, which previously provided services to Siri, isn't total - image results will still be provided by Bing.