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Author: 0 Some Samsung Note 8 devices might have faulty batteries

As expected, Samsung's next flagship smartphones - the Galaxy S9, S9+, and Note 9 - are included in the list. In September, Samsung is expected to hold another major unveiling event for the Galaxy Note 9. "Moreover, the company will strive to secure business growth opportunities through new technologies such as 5G and by strengthening the services and software competencies".

Research Xiaomi Mi A1 finally receives Android 8.0 Oreo
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi A1 finally receives Android 8.0 Oreo

In addition to camera related improvements, the Android Oreo update ships with several performance optimisations including the December security patch. Also, in case, the update isn't showing up on your phone, you can also head over to settings to manually check if the update is available for your phone.

Research Look up! First supermoon of 2018 is on New Year's Day
Author: 0 Look up! First supermoon of 2018 is on New Year's Day

A supermoon is a moon that is at or near its closest point to Earth in its orbit when it reaches its full stage. This makes the moon look even larger compared to other objects appearing against the night sky, such as buildings and trees. That's because the January 31 supermoon will coincide with a total lunar eclipse, which will give the moon a reddish glow due to the sunlight reflected by the Earth's atmosphere.

Research WhatsApp users are experiencing New Year's Eve outages
Author: 0 WhatsApp users are experiencing New Year's Eve outages

We don't know as to how long it would take to restore the service. It isn't clear whether some of the reports of the app being down are due to this issue. WhatsApp official Twitter hasn't provided any details yet, though the hashtag "WhatsAppDown" is now the trending topic on the social media platform.

Author: 0 Slow iPhone: Apple makes discounted battery replacement available immediately

Earlier this week, Apple apologised for slowing down users' iPhones without their knowledge and offered a new battery replacement programme. Apple said that the customers could now get their batteries replaced at a much-lowered price. Apple's argument, and one that they Van Loo says they may use again, is that users are told in the fine print of software updates that "things may go wrong".

Research Humane society recommends taking caution with animals as temperatures drop
Author: 0 Humane society recommends taking caution with animals as temperatures drop

If you see an animal in distress from the cold, don't attempt to take care of it yourself, you should call your local humane society or the police. "She was frozen solid". Anderson said. Investigators also found another dog inside the home, malnourished and shivering. "I've been staying here and there at the moment". He said he wasn't sure how Nanas got out on the porch.

Research Kodi Releases Version
Author: 0 Kodi Releases Version "18.0-Alpha1" for Xbox One

Kodi has finally come full circle. It is one of the most popular multimedia streaming application and exists on nearly all the platforms, including Android and macOS. Do note it's not finished yet and may contain missing features and bugs. Microsoft's Xbox team has teased PVR for a long time, but it hasn't yet brought the feature to end users.

Author: 0 Amazon Blocks YouTube on the Amazon Fire TV Before Google's Deadline

This screen pops up when you try to open the YouTube app on an Amazon Fire TV device. Google and Amazon were never on good terms which is a known fact among users. It recently looked like the two companies were making peace with each other, as Amazon began stocking Google's Chromecast devices, which are an alternative to its own Fire TV streaming device.

Research Face Unlock is coming to the OnePlus 5
Author: 0 Face Unlock is coming to the OnePlus 5

Another new change is the addition of assistive lighting for the face unlock feature. There is an option called Face Unlock Assistive Lighting under the Face Unlock settings . The OnePlus 3T followed in the late 2016 whereas the OnePlus 5 was launched in June this year. Offering these hints is none other than OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei himself.

Research Airtel counters Reliance Jio with Rs 93 recharge offer
Author: 0 Airtel counters Reliance Jio with Rs 93 recharge offer

Ina n attempt to tale on Jio's cheap and customer friendly data packs, telecom giants like Airtel , Vodafone, Idea, all have reduced the tariffs on their plans. Apart from this, Jio had also introduced a Rs 299 plan where prepaid users were offered free voice calling and 2 GB of high-speed data for 28 days.

Research Google Discontinues Pixel C In Favor of Pixelbook
Author: 0 Google Discontinues Pixel C In Favor of Pixelbook

Google has stopped selling its Android-based business tablet device - the Pixel C , but said that it remains committed to ongoing support for the machine. "Our recently propelled Google Pixelbook joins the best parts of a workstation and a tablet for those searching for a flexible gadget". It was heavier than my iPad Pro 9.7, but it wasn't lacking for horsepower - the 1.9 GHz octa-core NVIDIA Tegra X1 processor and 3 GB of RAM were more than sufficient for day-to-day use.

Research New Nokia 3310 will come with 4G connectivity
Author: 0 New Nokia 3310 will come with 4G connectivity

Back in October, Nokia launched a slightly redesigned version of the 3310 with 3G connectivity in countries such as Australia. However, a much better Nokia 3310 that will feature 4G support will be launched next year. The rumoured smartphone is expected to run Android Oreo (Go edition) that would come with some lightweight Google apps such as Files Go, Google Maps Go, and YouTube Go.

Research Winter Weather Advisory 12-28-17
Author: 0 Winter Weather Advisory 12-28-17

Area residents should prepare for potential power outages. The National Weather Service has a WINTER STORM WARNING up for the Bozeman area from 6 pm Thursday to midnight Saturday. Heavy snow and blowing snow. This forecast is subject to change because it has developed in the models so quickly but as of right now the largest totals could be from 3-5 inches of snow with more potentially possible.

Research New year, blue Moon
Author: 0 New year, blue Moon

ET, although it will appear full and bright for the days immediately surrounding the new year as well. A second full moon in any month is called a blue moon - this occurs approximately every two and a half years. As for the second supermoon January 31? Moon enthusiasts have a lot to look forward to in 2018, and that will start with the very first day of the year.

Author: 0 India, Pakistan trade fire along LoC in Poonch

We have sacrificed a lot and we have paid huge price, both in blood and treasure. "Whatever we are doing, and we will do, is exclusively for the people of Pakistan". We don't want conflict with friends but we will ensure country's defence, he said on the constant threats being posed by the US. "When it comes to security of Pakistan we all are one".

Author: 0 Newly-discovered asteroid will give Earth a close shave today

Near-Earth asteroids that are particularly small and speedy often go undetected by scientific instruments simply because we don't yet have the power to spot them before they get up close and personal. Asteroid 3200 Phaethon was discovered on October 11, 1983, by NASA's Infrared Astronomical Satellite (IRAS), and the planetary dust that produces the annual Geminid meteor shower originates from this asteroid.

Research Slower-than-expected iPhone X sales fuel rumors of price cut
Author: 0 Slower-than-expected iPhone X sales fuel rumors of price cut

Apple makes up about 2.4% of Glenview Capital Management LLC's investment portfolio, making the stock its 16th biggest holding. Zhang, however, claims that suppliers for iPhone X components will not see an increase in orders from Apple, with a 25 percent quarter-on-quarter decline coming in spring.

Research Cold holds, with periods of snow ahead
Author: 0 Cold holds, with periods of snow ahead

Cold Arctic air will remain banked up against the mountains tonight . Outside of Boston, temperatures and wind chills are expected to be even worse. That represents the core of this Arctic air. Temperatures will drop down to the 20s and 10s through Wednesday morning. This will just be a " taste" of what's to come for the new year.

Research Bitcoin exchange: South Korea bans anonymous accounts
Author: 0 Bitcoin exchange: South Korea bans anonymous accounts

Additional information revealed that the country is looking to ban the use of anonymous trading of Bitcoin; the decision is made after several crackdowns on local issues which revolves around money laundering activities in regards to using them.