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Technology Samsung Elec, LG Display Get Spotlight at CES
Author: 0 Samsung Elec, LG Display Get Spotlight at CES

All Smart TV from this year will be equipped with Samsung Knox; if the security software detects a malicious application it'll remove it. It's very similar to the technology used in scoreboards and jumbo screens, but scaled for home use. The QLED TV will feature twice the resolution of current top model televisions, and Samsung Australia television product manager Hass Mahdi said the screen would use artificial intelligence to automatically upscale shows to appear in crisp 8K resolution.

Technology IV bag shortage has some hospitals scrambling to treat flu
Author: 0 IV bag shortage has some hospitals scrambling to treat flu

Bernie Sanders. They said that the crises facing Puerto Rico that has become a life and death one following Maria actually pre-dates the hurricane itself. Mercy Medical Center in Springfield is also being affected. "But it is affecting our man hours and how much stress it is on our staff - our nursing staff".

Technology Pokemon Go Will Finally Make Its Way To China
Author: 0 Pokemon Go Will Finally Make Its Way To China

Since developer Niantic didn't have a local partner in China, it wasn't able to launch the game in the world's largest smartphone market. We absolutely intend to bring our existing games into China. Beijing-based tech investor and commentator Liu Kuang believed the game would succeed in mainland China. Wrote one confused Pokemon GO Silph Road user.

Technology Instagram could soon allow to post Stories directly to WhatsApp
Author: 0 Instagram could soon allow to post Stories directly to WhatsApp

The social media site, which is owned by Facebook , is now testing the new feature on a small amount of users in hope that it will be rolled out globally this year. Over there, they need to hit "Send" to post the story on WhatsApp as a Status. With the latest update, users will be able to follow the hashtags.

Technology Amazon's Alexa Coming to Select Toyota, Lexus Models This Year
Author: 0 Amazon's Alexa Coming to Select Toyota, Lexus Models This Year

While it may quote 400 million devices with Assistant access, most are Android smartphones rather than the smart speakers or other devices that we've seen Alexa proliferate on. The JBL Link View with built-in Google Assistant. Qualcomm is also in talks with Google for producing custom-made chips specific for the functioning of these devices.

Technology Nintendo Announces New Mario Tennis Aces For Switch
Author: 0 Nintendo Announces New Mario Tennis Aces For Switch

Free DLC will be heading to Super Mario Odyssey in the form of a mini-game called Balloon World. Decidueye was added to the Switch version as a free exclusive character, but now we have learned of at least two new playable characters and four new support characters who will be coming in a new Battle Pack DLC set.

Technology Future Samsung devices will come with an unlocked FM radio chip
Author: 0 Future Samsung devices will come with an unlocked FM radio chip

Either way, it's important to remember not just the convenience of the 1933-invented FM radio broadcasting technology, but also its vital potential of conveying life-saving information in emergency situations. The FCC previously asked Apple to unlock the radio chip in their smartphones, although Apple revealed that iPhones from the iPhone 7 onward do not actually have the hardware installed.

Technology Big Changes Incoming, 2018 Plans Revealed, Season Content Free to All
Author: 0 Big Changes Incoming, 2018 Plans Revealed, Season Content Free to All

More meaningful raid rewards, and a direct purchase option for them (which would be a first for the series) makes us immediately more interested in returning to Destiny 2's endgame. Eververse , the virtual storefront that deals in Destiny 2's equivalent to lootboxes, is also set to receive some changes in 2018. Players will earn double engrams at level-up: one Crimson Engram and one Illuminated Engram for the duration of the event.

Technology Short Supplies Means Apple Can't Replace Old iPhone 6 Plus Batteries
Author: 0 Short Supplies Means Apple Can't Replace Old iPhone 6 Plus Batteries

During the Flipkart Apple Week, customers can grab their much favourite device iPhone 7 Plus (32GB ) for Rs. 56,999, while the price of iPhone 6s Plus (32GB ) comes down to Rs. Flipkart is also providing users with a cashback-cum-EMI offer in partnership with ICICI Bank. If bought with the ICICI EMI cashback offer, it will effectively cost Rs 37,999.

Technology Security flaws put virtually all phones, computers at risk
Author: 0 Security flaws put virtually all phones, computers at risk

According to Google , the vulnerability affects central processing units made by Advanced Micro Devices , iPhone-supplier ARM and Intel , and therefore the devices and operating systems that run on them. But in this case, Intel was forced to disclose the problem Wednesday after British technology site The Register reported it, causing Intel's stock to fall.

Technology Skype is testing end-to-end encryption conversation
Author: 0 Skype is testing end-to-end encryption conversation

Skype's Private Conversations feature is based on the open-source Signal Protocol and offers several unique features, including device-specific threads and more. Once upon a time, Skype's distributed peer-to-peer communications was considered pretty good for privacy. That doesn't mean this data can't be intercepted in other ways, of course, but it's still more secure than most methods of online chat.

Technology Kia Forte teased ahead of its Detroit debut
Author: 0 Kia Forte teased ahead of its Detroit debut

Question: What do you think of the look of the new Cerato? The Korean automaker points out the fresh take on its signature tiger-nose grille, the aggressive-looking vents in the front bumper, and the sharp-looking headlights at the front end, with indicators separated from the taillights above and a horizontal strip visually broadening the rear end.

Technology Square Enix Teases Upcoming Characters For Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Season Pass
Author: 0 Square Enix Teases Upcoming Characters For Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Season Pass

After debuting on PS4 in late 2016, Final Fantasy 15 will grace PC later this year. 60FPS - Ivalice will look better than ever with the game running at 60FPS. Full controller support, Steam Trading Cards and more to optimize the PC player experience. Square sought to remedy some of the complaints with additional DLC and a fix-up of some of the more controversial chapters.

Technology Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze coming to the Switch
Author: 0 Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze coming to the Switch

Hyrule Warriors , Team Ninja's hack-and-slash Zelda spin-off, was another 2014 game for Wii U - which has also already received a 3DS port. This includes all of the DLC that was eventually released, so what we'll get on the Switch is certainly the definitive version of Hyrule Warriors .

Technology Capcom Explains The Delayed Launch Of Monster Hunter
Author: 0 Capcom Explains The Delayed Launch Of Monster Hunter

Monster Hunter: World is an action role-playing game where you roam around hunting monsters to get epic loot and craft/improve various pieces of equipment. As far as for consoles they already have an existing network for Playstation 4 and Xbox One. Monster Hunter: World is in development for PS4, Xbox One and PC.

Technology Google purchased a company that turns displays into speakers
Author: 0 Google purchased a company that turns displays into speakers

Redux shares were transferred to Google on December 13, according to United Kingdom regulatory filings, though Crunchbase said the deal took place back in August. Although Redux has already integrated similar technology inside PCs and automotive infotainment systems, it has recently focused on bringing the same technology to mobile devices.

Technology New macOS Security Bug Unlocks App Store With Any Password
Author: 0 New macOS Security Bug Unlocks App Store With Any Password

Assuming the attacker would be able to gain such access, they would still only be able to change the user's preferences in the App Store. Anyone with administrator access can simply go into System Preferences in macOS High Sierra , navigate to the App Store section, click on the padlock icon to unlock it and enter a username and any old password.

Technology WhatsApp flaws could allow uninvited guests into group chats
Author: 0 WhatsApp flaws could allow uninvited guests into group chats

FACEBOOK-OWNED WhatsApp suffers from a flaw that makes it possible for anyone to infiltrate private group chats without admin permission. Only admins can add new members to private groups. However, in a group conversation, the role of servers increases to merge the entire process and it is here where the vulnerability lies - trusting the company's servers to manage group members, who have full access to a group conversation, and their actions, The Hacker News reports.