Wall Street wraps up strong week and quarter; S&P closes at record

Wall Street wraps up strong week and quarter; S&P closes at record

USA stocks continued to increase Friday, with both the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closing at record highs, as investors digested a batch of released economic reports. Western Digital fell 2.4 percent after Toshiba said it had signed an $18 billion deal to sell its chip unit to a consortium led by Bain Capital. Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 1.50-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq , a 1.35-to-1 ratio favored advancers. Read More

IPhone 8 and 8 Plus now available in India

IPhone 8 and 8 Plus now available in India

Apple iPhone 8 Plus is selling at a starting price of Rs 73,000 for 64GB, while the high-end 256 version costs Rs 86,000. The iPhone X and its edge-to-edge screen was the star of the show a couple weeks ago, but that hype shouldn't belie the fact that the slightly redesigned iPhone 8 is an impressive piece of hardware that offers most of the same features-for a lot less money. Read More

Civilians Injured as Pakistan Shells Posts, Hamlets Along LoC

Civilians Injured as Pakistan Shells Posts, Hamlets Along LoC

Two civilians were injured as the Pakistan Army today targeted forward posts and villages along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir with mortars and small arms fire. The incident occurred a day after Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat warned Pakistan that India would not hesitate to conduct another "surgical strike" or a similar operation if the Pak army does not stop aiding cross-border terrorism. Read More

Bali: Over 134000 evacuated as 'increasingly active' volcanoes continue to rumble

Bali: Over 134000 evacuated as 'increasingly active' volcanoes continue to rumble

The volcano last erupted in 1963, killing over 1,000 people. Aids and donations continue to arrive from various sources, from the central government, local governments, businesses and communities. Meanwhile, thousands of cows have been left behind by villagers fleeing the volcano . The worldwide airport of Denpasar, Bali's capital city, which welcomes every year millions of tourists, is not affected for the time being. Read More

Trump says supplies streaming into storm-tossed Puerto Rico

Trump says supplies streaming into storm-tossed Puerto Rico

Last night, the chairman of the American Maritime Partnership told CBS4 News, shippers were not in favor of waiving the act. The move comes after criticism that the White House has been slow to act to help Puerto Rico recover from the devastation of Hurricane Maria . Read More

Now You Can Text For Free In The Air With Delta

Now You Can Text For Free In The Air With Delta

Beginning Oct. 1, Delta Air Lines will become the biggest US global carrier to offer free mobile messaging during flight, the company announced Wednesday. 1, customers can use iMessage , WhatsApp, and Facebook Messenger to stay connected with their friends on the ground. Travelers will be able to access the feature through Delta's Wi-Fi portal page, airborne.gogoinflight.com. Read More

Violent crime increases in Kalamazoo County communities

Violent crime increases in Kalamazoo County communities

Savannah saw 50 murders and 1,000 violent crimes . During that same time period, property crime declined 40%. Homicide, though up 7.9%, was still 48% below its peak in 1980. In the 30 biggest USA cities, murder increased 14.8%. Violent crime also increased notably in Los Angeles, Dallas, San Jose and Baltimore. Aggravated assaults, the violent encounters that often precede deadly crimes , account for 64.3 percent of violent crimes in the country, followed by robberies, which ... Read More

Super Mario Run Update to Add New Character, Mode, and World

Super Mario Run Update to Add New Character, Mode, and World

The update adds Daisy as a new runner as well as a new world named "World Star". The September 29th update for Super Mario Run will also feature a brand new world consisting of nine stages, new enemies, new unlockables, and more. For one, players will be allowed to place their new items in their respective Mushroom Kingdoms. The company is also lowering the price of the title in celebration of the update, putting it on sale for $4.99 from September 29 to October 12. Read More

Feds tell state officials Russians tried to hack elections

Feds tell state officials Russians tried to hack elections

Department of Homeland Security informing me of its determination that Minnesota was among 21 states targeted by entities acting at the behest of the Russian government leading up to the 2016 election", Simon wrote". Also, amid concerns of Russian meddling in last fall's presidential election, the Wisconsin Elections Commission has created a security team and is assembling a formal security plan, with the goal of preventing security breaches. Read More

Zuckerberg vows to protect

Zuckerberg vows to protect "election integrity"

In all, the accounts purchased some 3,000 ads between June 2015 and May 2017. Facebook has said it was cooperating with related federal investigations, and the revelations have lended credence to the findings of United States intelligence officials that Russian Federation was involved in influencing the 2016 presidential election . Read More

Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale

Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale

The sale for the smartphone will start at 4 Pm today. Earlier in September, Flipkart had said that it would aim to grow sales by "two to three times" compared to last year's numbers. The Samsung Galaxy S7 features a 5.1-inch quad HD display and includes a 12MP primary camera and a 5MP front-facing camera. On the front is an 8-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture. Read More

Why Apple iOS 11 Won't Run Some of Your Apps

Why Apple iOS 11 Won't Run Some of Your Apps

However, regardless of whether you're upgrading your phone or not, you can take advantage of some of iOS' newest features , thanks to iOS 11 . This lets developers work on projects of this kind using technology specific to Apple devices, from onboard digital cameras to the various motion sensors. Read More

Pirates Bay using visitors CPU power to mine bitcoins, needs ads alternate

Pirates Bay using visitors CPU power to mine bitcoins, needs ads alternate

It's not a constant occurrence on the website, but users began digging after they noticed significant spikes in CPU usage while on certain pages. The Coinhive miner is embedded in the site, but not all of it. The hidden code helped the file-sharing site generate coins for the Monero digital currency . The miner on The Pirate Bay has been added in order to mine Monero coins, which is a form of cryptocurrency. Read More

Newcastle Utd 'to hand Jamaal Lascelles new five-year contract'

Newcastle Utd 'to hand Jamaal Lascelles new five-year contract'

It was the flawless way for Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez , recovered from a post-operation infection, to celebrate his return to the dugout after he missed Lascelles scoring the victor at Swansea last weekend. The 23-year-old, who is set to have his contract extended until 2022, told BBC Sport of how the boss makes the team demand so much from each other that there are often arguments during drilling sessions, while tempers could flare as things get heated up and "nasty". Read More

Wisconsin Assembly approves $2.85 billion Foxconn incentive package

Wisconsin Assembly approves $2.85 billion Foxconn incentive package

Prevailing wage requirements, meanwhile, lay out a minimum wage for workers on state construction projects. Assembly Republicans made minor technical changes to the budget but didn't address any of the Senate Republican demands. "If a Democratic governor negotiated this deal, you would be falling all over yourselves to vote yes", Assembly Speaker Robin Vos said. She said Democrats remained united against the budget and had not been approached by Republican leadership to help broker a deal to ... Read More

Three female Google staff file suit over sexual discrimination

Three female Google staff file suit over sexual discrimination

In 2015, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs surveyed all 21,000 employees of Google's Mountain View office and found women were paid less in almost every job classification, according to documents filed in the suit. The complaint suggests that Google believes a woman's place is in frontend software engineering. Scigliano maintained that job levels and promotions at the company were determined through "rigorous" committees and undergo review that includes checking for ... Read More

Apple officially explains the reason behind Face ID demo fail

Apple officially explains the reason behind Face ID demo fail

But how secure is the technology? They predict the technology could one day be used to unlock cars, withdraw money from ATMs or enter connected homes. In 2016, Apple famously faced off with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and then-director James Comey over an iPhone used in a terrorist attack in San Bernardino . Read More

Google's new smartphone debut expected 4 Oct

Google's new smartphone debut expected 4 Oct

The original Pixel from Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL , NASDAQ: GOOG ) was unveiled on October 4th a year ago. The listing tells us that LG will be manufacturing the phone with model number G011C. We will update you with everything related to Pixel phones. Rumoured to launch with Qualcomm Snapdragon 836 processor, which the XDA Developers disproved as it has not been developed yet, the Google Pixel 2 and the Pixel XL 2 smartphones will now boast Snapdragon 835 processor with ... Read More

Apple Removes App Store From iTunes

You'll still have access to music, movies, TV shows, audiobooks, and podcasts . The Windows version removes the Books section, too. The removal of the App Store comes with the update to version 12.7 of the software, which Apple launched in the wake of yesterday's big iPhone X announcement . Read More

SNES Classic sale extended into 2018; NES Classic making a return

SNES Classic sale extended into 2018; NES Classic making a return

The announcement that the NES Classic Edition is set for a revival came at an interesting time , especially since it is not available until 2018. Facebook/NintendoRetailer giant Walmart has canceled pre-orders of the Nintendo Super NES Classic, citing a mistake with their system. Read More