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Research Apple's HomePod User Guide Tells You Everything About the Smart Speaker
Author: 0 Apple's HomePod User Guide Tells You Everything About the Smart Speaker

Applestarted shipping its Homepod speaker Friday, and smart speaker competitor Sonos was ready to celebrate - with a tweet that poked fun at Apple, while also pointing to one of the Homepod 's biggest weaknesses. As an Apple Music subscriber you can invoke such commands as "Hey Siri, play Linda Ronstadt", "Hey Siri, play the top songs of 1971", "Hey Siri, play music to chill by", or "Hey Siri, tell me about this artist".

Research Congress & TDP MPs heckle Arun Jaitley in Lok Sabha
Author: 0 Congress & TDP MPs heckle Arun Jaitley in Lok Sabha

Now do ask our Raksha Mantri to tell India how much each RAFALE jet cost", the Congress president tweeted while sharing the UPA government's reply over the deal for the acquisition of the Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov. Sharpening his attack at BJP, Rahul Gandhi said PM Modi was not intrested in answering the fundamental questions. On Thursday, Gandhi took to Twitter to demand answers from the Government through Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

Research NEP Group units help NBC provide coverage from three venues
Author: 0 NEP Group units help NBC provide coverage from three venues

Snapchat is getting a livestreaming video feature but it will not be available to regular users, it's only available for Snapchat's publishing partners. By providing unprecedented VDS coverage , NBC's presentation of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics will be more accessible than any previous Winter Games .

Research Fortnite Reaches New Heights, Boasting 3.4 Million Concurrent Players
Author: 0 Fortnite Reaches New Heights, Boasting 3.4 Million Concurrent Players

That 3.4 million is higher than even PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' peak of just over 3.1 million It's important to note that Fortnite is a free game and available on three different platforms, including the higher-selling PlayStation 4, compared to PUBG which is $30 and only now playable on PC and Xbox One .

Research Two small asteroids safely pass Earth this week
Author: 0 Two small asteroids safely pass Earth this week

Scientist had been tracking Asteroid 202 AJ129 for about a year and knowing all along that this medium sized space rock posed no threat to Earth. Recently NASA announced that two small potentially hazardous asteroids would zoom past earth in close flyby within a week.

Research HomePod shipping estimates slip to next week in the United States
Author: 0 HomePod shipping estimates slip to next week in the United States

So lets start with the positives, as a speaker the HomePod does incredibly well. While it's certainly a little late when compared to the competition, Apple is taking a different approach to their speaker by offering a luxury device that prioritizes sound quality over its smart features.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Finally Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

Users can go into Settings Software Update Download updates manually to download and install the update. However, while we do know that Samsung is probably preparing the update for these devices, we have no clear release date. The next step is testing at T-Mobile which could take several weeks while the carrier tacks on its own enhancements and bug fixes. Samsung users are also waiting for other important updates.

Author: 0 The best memes about Elon Musk launching a Tesla into space

The payload of this launch by SpaceX was something unique, as well: a cherry red Tesla , with a dummy in a spacesuit safely strapped in, and the car's radio playing " Space Oddity " at launch time. The auto is supposed to be sent into a virtually indefinite solar orbit, on a path taking it as far from Earth as Mars . Originally, the vehicle's planned trajectory would bring it into an orbit that would, at times, bring it close to Mars .

Author: 0 The best photos and videos of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch

He said: " Test flights of new rockets usually contain mass simulators in the form of concrete or steel blocks". Numerous objects deep out towards the edges of our solar system are thought to contain expensive and rare materials - but as yet there's no way to get hold of them and bring them back down to Earth .

Research Strong start for Irish golfers at AT&T Pebble Beach Pro
Author: 0 Strong start for Irish golfers at AT&T Pebble Beach Pro

Aaron Wise is in third at six under after a 65 at the Monterey Peninsula course, with fellow Americans Matt Kuchar and Julian Suri lying alongside him, following their rounds at Spyglass. McIlroy finished with a birdie at the last at Spyglass, while Rahm made a solitary bogey at Monterey. The Ulsterman also got up and down from sand for a birdie at the first, then followed a bogey at the sixth with back-to-back birdies, chipping in at the seventh before slotting home a 20-footer at the eighth.

Research Tesla losses spike as it fights to ramp up Model 3
Author: 0 Tesla losses spike as it fights to ramp up Model 3

As Ars Technica put it "unlike other doomed companies posting dire losses quarter after quarter, Tesla revenues have been sizable..." SpaceX posted a livestream of the Roadster's journey toward Mars, which turned the launch into the world's best auto commercial.

Research Facebook Tests 'Downvote' Button, But Denies That Means 'Dislike'
Author: 0 Facebook Tests 'Downvote' Button, But Denies That Means 'Dislike'

So far, only 5 percent of Android users in the US are getting the downvote option, Facebook said . The Daily Beast had some fun with how Facebook couched the "downvote" button test: "We Are Not Testing a Dislike Button, ' Facebook Says to Questions About the Dislike Button It Is Testing".

Research Market Scan: Following Shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA)
Author: 0 Market Scan: Following Shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA)

A reading between 0 to -20 would represent a strong overbought condition. Bb&T Securities Llc increased Teva Pharmaceutical Inds Ltd (TEVA) stake by 484.8% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The Equitec Proprietary Markets Llc holds 47,300 shares with $1.85M value, up from 6,000 last quarter. A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business.

Research Tesla targets 2500 Model 3s a week while posting largest quarterly loss
Author: 0 Tesla targets 2500 Model 3s a week while posting largest quarterly loss

Unless you spent your day under a rock on Tuesday, you probably already know that SpaceX successfully launched its largest rocket ever , the Falcon Heavy . Revenue for the quarter was US$3.3 billion, which was in line with analysts' forecasts. Meanwhile, on the Model 3 production front, the company hopes to hit 2,500 Model 3s per week by the end of the first quarter and plans to be producing 5,000 Model 3s by the end of the second quarter.

Research Vampyr Release Date Announced
Author: 0 Vampyr Release Date Announced

DONTNOD's #Vampyr releases on the 5th of June for the PS4, PC and Xbox One. In the video, titled Stories From the Dark , the developers talk about the particular approach to narrative, which makes video games a medium unique and different from everyone else.

Research Snapchat Users Buy Half of All Movie Tickets in the US
Author: 0 Snapchat Users Buy Half of All Movie Tickets in the US

How to view Stories on new Snapchat update that made users ask: 'WTF?' By letting people create their own Lenses and Filters, Snapchat is further personalizing its app for all sorts of use cases, including special events, similar to what Snap did for Geofilters .

Research All female North Korean cheering squad arrives at Winter Olympics
Author: 0 All female North Korean cheering squad arrives at Winter Olympics

North Korea has no intention to meet U.S. officials during the Winter Olympics in the South, Pyongyang's state media has said, but did not rule it out. The 28-year-old sister of the North Korean leader will be the first member of the Kim family to cross the border into the South. Kim Yo Jong is a propaganda official blacklisted last year by the U.S.

Research Snap stock soars on first ever better-than-expected earnings
Author: 0 Snap stock soars on first ever better-than-expected earnings

Fourth quarter revenue increased 72% year-over-year to $285.7 million and full-year revenue was up 104% to $824.9 million. The company posted average revenue per user was up 46% year-over-year. He explained that this growth "came at a lower cost than the previous quarter" and that "these are big improvements that show how quickly Snap can scale when our products and our ad business are working well together".