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Technology Apple Repair Centre Apparently Linked to Flood of False 911 Calls
Author: 0 Apple Repair Centre Apparently Linked to Flood of False 911 Calls

Emergency dispatchers in California's Sacramento County tell CBS Sacramento they've seen an influx in recent month of false alarm 911 calls, and the source appears to be an Apple fix center in nearby Elk Grove. For iPhone 7 users and below, it's caused by pressing the Sleep/Wake button five times in quick succession. In addition to calling emergency services, activating the emergency SOS feature also automatically disables Touch ID and Face ID.

Technology Google Assistant is adding Routines and location-based reminders
Author: 0 Google Assistant is adding Routines and location-based reminders

By the end of this year, the assistant will be available in more than 30 languages, reaching 95 percent of all eligible Android phones worldwide, Nick Fox, Google's vice president of product, said in a blog post Friday. On the Google Home smart speaker, the assistant can now be set to understand either English, French, German or Japanese. It is already available on the phone.

Technology Samsung Max is a new VPN that's replacing Opera Max
Author: 0 Samsung Max is a new VPN that's replacing Opera Max

Samsung has announced Samsung Max . Samsung Max brings numerous features that Opera Max used to include such as data saving mode . Among the ways that the application can help reduce user's data consumption is by compressing the images, videos, music files, and web pages that consumers access on their browsers and applications.

Technology Olympics: Mikaela Shiffrin takes silver in combined
Author: 0 Olympics: Mikaela Shiffrin takes silver in combined

With her slalom gold from the 2014 Games, Shiffrin joins Bode Miller and Julia Mancuso as the only Americans with a medal in each of at least three Alpine disciplines. At 33, Vonn has suffered more than most for her art. After battling back to fitness - with various other injuries along the way including fracturing her arm and ankle - Vonn was able to compete in this year's Winter Olympics for what is expected to be the final time.

Technology There were photos of the prototype smartphone Huawei P20
Author: 0 There were photos of the prototype smartphone Huawei P20

Hence, the EML-TL00 and EML-AL00 Huawei phones that were found listed on TENAA in the previous week could be the storage/RAM/carrier variants of the Huawei P20. This is exclusively an early prototype however, and it's possible that Huawei has changed the design of the phone since creating this prototype. The bezels on the phone are once again very small- just as seen on the Mate 10 phones and given how nicely the Mate 10 phones turned out we expect the Huawei P20 to also be a great looking ...

Technology Rolls-Royce Cullinan SUV Will Have Tailgate Seating
Author: 0 Rolls-Royce Cullinan SUV Will Have Tailgate Seating

And it is expected to become the most expensive brand-new SUV in the world. Rolls-Royce Motor Cars have five outlets in the Southern region. The Rolls-Royce Phantom VIII's engine sends power to the rear wheels via an eight-speed automatic gearbox from ZF featuring a Global Positioning System receiver which analyses the car's location and speed to optimise shift timing.

Technology Tech3 to split with Yamaha after the 2018 MotoGP season
Author: 0 Tech3 to split with Yamaha after the 2018 MotoGP season

MotoGP team Tech3 have announced they will not be using Yamaha engines from next season. " Clearly, to end that kind of partnership is a big decision for me ". " Johann Zarco and Hafizh Syahrin will be fighting for top positions and without a doubt, Yamaha can count on us to be a loyal performance partner".

Technology Global Automotive Oil Pump Market 2018 - Aisin Seiki, Delphi, Denso
Author: 0 Global Automotive Oil Pump Market 2018 - Aisin Seiki, Delphi, Denso

High Speed Pumps Market split by Product Type: VerticalHorizontal, and Market split by Applications: Petroleum Chemical Industry Metallurgy Civicism Other. The Bathroom Pump Market , presents critical information and factual data about the Global Bathroom Pump Market , providing an overall statistical study of this market on the basis of market drivers, market limitations, and its future prospects.

Technology Students hold gun reform protest at White House on President's Day
Author: 0 Students hold gun reform protest at White House on President's Day

Demonstrators chant during a "lie-in" demonstration supporting gun control reform near the White House on February 19, 2018 in Washington, D.C. " Many students at FSU have been directly affected from what's happened in Parkland and we're coming together to fight for stricter gun control laws, better mental health awareness, and ultimately better public safety", said student and organizer Riley Pryor.

Technology Several arrests made for threats to New Mexico schools
Author: 0 Several arrests made for threats to New Mexico schools

Los Lunas Police say they are still investigating the threat made to Los Lunas High School and are asking anyone with information to contact them. A threat by an 18-year-old student of a shooting at Otsego High School led officials to keep students home Thursday.

Author: 0 May and Cabinet set for crunch Brexit meeting at Chequers

The plans say there are "only a small number of areas" where the two sides disagree. "The EU wants a transition of 21 months, we want a period of around 24 months", the source said, adding that Prime Minister Theresa May previously left out the implementation phase extending beyond the around two-year period.

Technology Not just homes any more: Airbnb expands into hotels and luxury spots
Author: 0 Not just homes any more: Airbnb expands into hotels and luxury spots

Airbnb is trying to move into the mainstream. Airbnb is adding more lodging types to its site, such as boutique hotels, bed and breakfasts, and high-end rentals. Airbnb Plus homes have been inspected and verified in person against a 100+ point checklist covering cleanliness, comfort and design. They will also let people find homes that are best for certain types of trips, whether they are traveling for work or traveling with family.

Technology EA Play 2018 returns to the Hollywood Palladium June 9 - 11
Author: 0 EA Play 2018 returns to the Hollywood Palladium June 9 - 11

However, as E3 expanded to opening its doors to the public, they also added the E3 Coliseum which produced panels from LA Live , which meant that EA Play needed to go elsewhere. Anthem is likely to be a focal point of the show. While the wording is deliberately ambiguous - "experience" sounds like it's been force-fed to PR staff by a hotshot executive - it's pretty incredible that a game would debut with such fanfare - and shows the confidence that DICE and EA have in the product.

Technology CBI cracks down on child pornography WhatsApp group; admin arrested
Author: 0 CBI cracks down on child pornography WhatsApp group; admin arrested

The CBI also arrested one of the alleged administrators of the WhatsApp group, Nikhil Verma from Uttar Pradesh . The pornographic material was being uploaded in a group named "Kids-XXX". The CBI will write to its counterparts in these countries seeking assistance to identify all the members of the group, the official said. The CBI said it would investigate if an organised gang filmed the videos and pictures and was selling them online.

Technology Intel partners with Microsoft, Dell, HP, and Lenovo to make 5G laptops
Author: 0 Intel partners with Microsoft, Dell, HP, and Lenovo to make 5G laptops

Still, the idea of tapping into a super speedy connection from your laptop while in a cab or on a train is tantalizing. We expect the first wave of 5G-connected PCs to be introduced to the market in the second half of 2019, building on our strong history of mobile PC connectivity leadership dating back to the first connected PC with integrated Wi-Fi in Intel Centrino.

Technology Senator Abdullahi Adamu Denies Mismanaging Caucus' Funds
Author: 0 Senator Abdullahi Adamu Denies Mismanaging Caucus' Funds

Sehu Sani , while speaking with newsmen after Adamu was sacked, said a monkey had swallowed 70 million naira belonging to the Northern Senators Forum . Asked to explain the meaning of "financial mismanagement and misadministration" leveled against Adamu, Abdullahi asked Sani to throw more light on the allegation.

Technology Hundreds of Rochester students walk out to protest gun violence
Author: 0 Hundreds of Rochester students walk out to protest gun violence

One by one, dozens of teens were lying down in front of the White House , serving as a grim reminder of those killed in Parkland , Florida and other school shootings. The Fox News contributor says in an email Wednesday that he spoke with Trump during a dinner at Trump's Florida estate over the weekend. The White House said he now favoured a limited strengthening of federal background checks on gun purchases.

Author: 0 You can cosplay as Gordon Freeman in Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition

Freeman's outfit will be available in both the main campaign and Comrades multiplayer expansion for the acclaimed JRPG, so you can enjoy cosplaying across all corners of the game. Beyond that, Square Enix will also launch a free demo next week on February 26, available for download on all three aforementioned platforms. The Windows Edition will launch alongside Final Fantasy 15: Royal Edition for PS4 and Xbox One on March 6, 2018.

Technology NPD: Nintendo Switch Was the Top Selling Console in January
Author: 0 NPD: Nintendo Switch Was the Top Selling Console in January

Payday 2 is now available on PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, PC, and Linux, and will be hitting the Nintendo Switch later this month. Following a big hoopla on Reddit over reports that Payday 2's Switch version is actually quite old, Starbreeze Studios (the parent company for Payday dev Overkill) admits the game will ship with outdated content.but the studio plans to update the game over time.