F-150 diesel to get 30 mpg, Ford says

In response, engineers downplayed the association with these earlier engines, claiming that North American diesel engineers from the 6.7-liter Power Stroke V-8 program thoroughly redesigned it, and when pressed on the timing they suggested that the s... More..

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Samsung Family Hub Fridge With Bixby Unveiled At CES 2018
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Samsung Family Hub Fridge With Bixby Unveiled At CES 2018

With Amazon's Alexa, Apple HomeKit and the Google Assistant all eating up sizable shares of the growing user base, Samsung wants to muscle in with its unique, fridge-centric vision for the connected living spac...More..

LG unveils new projector that beams 150-inch 4K display
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

LG unveils new projector that beams 150-inch 4K display

Ahead of this year's Consumer Electronics Show, Korean manufacturer LG has unveiled a new high-end device for modern living rooms, its first 4K HDR projector which can beam a 150-inch high definition picture ...More..

Intel announces the most powerful NUC to date
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Intel announces the most powerful NUC to date

Intel first shared initial details about this new addition to the 8th Gen Intel Core processor family in early November. The processors will also seamlessly run devices like Windows Mixed Reality headsets or Oc...More..

OLED TV price cuts prompted Christmas rush
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

OLED TV price cuts prompted Christmas rush

Sales of organic LED (OLED) TVs spiked ahead of the recent holiday season, according to a new report from analyst company IHS Markit . This huge 4K TV is a 65-inch OLED panel, which is nearly as thin as a ...More..

CES 2018: Samsung's 8K television uses artificial intelligence
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

CES 2018: Samsung's 8K television uses artificial intelligence

Samsung is providing more details on MicroLED TVs later in Spring. As a result, 2018 QLED TVs will be a lot closer to LG's OLED lineup. If this is all sounding a bit too familiar, it's because this was a te...More..

Status Orange severe weather warning for Kilkenny tonight
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Status Orange severe weather warning for Kilkenny tonight

The warning is in place from 9pm this evening until 10am tomorrow morning. Thursday will be a cool and mainly dry day with frost early and late. A number of sporting fixtures were cancelled because of froze...More..

Google dedicates doodle to 'Hunterwali' Fearless Nadia
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Google dedicates doodle to 'Hunterwali' Fearless Nadia

Here, Evans learned to master the cartwheel and splits - something that was useful when she did her own stunts. Nadia was born in Perth, Australia in 1908 and made her way to India at the age of five. In Bo...More..

by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Meltdown and Spectre patches and mitigations released

The plaintiffs in all three lawsuits argued that Intel has been advertising "defective" chips to them for at least the past 10 years. By the end of next week, Intel expects to have issued updates for more ...More..

Flight of the Conchords hint at TV special
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Flight of the Conchords hint at TV special

Clement played coy about whether the special would involve any new songs or even be a return for the main Flight of the Conchords comedy series (where he and McKenzie played fictionalised versions of themselv...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Nintendo Switch Becomes Fastest-Selling Console Ever in US

The image that you can see at the top of the news shows a magazine with images of this weird looking DS console along with Nintendo Switch . Since the console's launch in March 2017, Nintendo had sold 4.8 mi...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Now your iPhone might be at risk from hackers due to flaws

Spectre is an exploit that breaks the isolation between different applications on chips from Intel, AMD and ARM, and potentially allows hackers to "trick" error-free programmes that normally follow best practic...More..

Tragic: Four weight-lifters killed in accident
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Tragic: Four weight-lifters killed in accident

The mishap took place at around 4 am when the sportsmen were returning to Delhi in their Maruti Suzuki Swift DZire vehicle after attending an athletic meet in Panipat. All the six athletes were taken to the Ra...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Intel Facing Multiple Lawsuits Over Chip Security Flaw

Revelations that security flaws in chips powering PCs, laptops, servers, phones, and other devices have gone unnoticed for years have whipped bug fixers and security experts into a frenzy this week. Intel is ...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Switch is the Fastest Selling Console in US History

Since the launch of the console in March Nintendo has shipped over 10 million units worldwide, according to Nintendo's internal sales figures. Gamers can look forward to a new Kirby game on Switch this year a...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Tech giants scramble to fend off chip security flaws

The Meltdown flaw is specific to Intel chips, and it strikes at the heart of how CPUs process information. In the meantime, criminal actors and nation states could further develop the Spectre vulnerabilit...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Axa Holds Holding in Microsoft Corp (MSFT)

Tompkins Financial Corp who had been investing in Microsoft Corp Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $680.35B market cap company. Among 19 analysts covering Danaher Corporation ( NYSE:DHR )...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Shares in Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Purchased by Brightworth

About 3.10M shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) has risen 37.41% since January 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. Benjamin F Edwards And Communications has 0.4% inv...More..

Belkin goes all-in on Wireless charging for the vehicle and home
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Belkin goes all-in on Wireless charging for the vehicle and home

If you have two wireless charge-enabled devices in your life, Belkin will have a Dual Wireless Charging Pad to handle two devices at once, but it's really the Belkin Wireless Car Charge Mount that we're more ...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Burnout Paradise Remastered Is Coming to the PS4 in Japan

Burnout Paradise first released all the way back in 2008, the critically acclaimed title wowed gamers with its intense gameplay, open playground environment which was endless fun, and the title even boasted ve...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Millions of Android users downloaded malicious flashlight apps on Google Play

Interestingly, the games built with the software in question do not explicitly define the monitoring process but ask for location and microphone access on devices with Android 6.0 Marshmallow and above. Last ...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Intel says rapidly issuing updates to all processors impacted by Meltdown

Users of mid-range smartphones from brands such as Oppo and Vivo may not be at risk if they are using devices that run on the Cortex A53 processor, which is unaffected by the vulnerability, according to ARM . ...More..

Apple App Store hit record $300mn in sales on New Year's Day
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Apple App Store hit record $300mn in sales on New Year's Day

Such decision would affect a much wider market - including small businesses, restaurants, nonprofits, organizations, clubs and others who do not have the expertise or funds to build custom apps from scratch. Th...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

AMD rebukes Intel, says flaw poses 'near-zero risk' to its chips

A draft report on Meltdown is available here [PDF] and offers a detailed background and investigation into the attack. Kernel is the key part of an operating system that has complete control over the system a...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Laffer Investments Sells 3810 Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

The stock increased 2.51% or $1.15 during the last trading session, reaching $46.95. About 3.92M shares traded. West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. JD.com, Inc. Ww Asset Management Inc has 0.02% invested in West...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Intel Chips Security Flaw to Slow Down Everything, Everyone Once Fixed

Google said it also affects other processors and the devices and operating systems running them. The federal organization says that "fully removing the vulnerability" requires replacing the hardware alrea...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) PT Set at €5.00 by S&P Global

Nokia Oyj ( HEL NOKIA ) opened at €4.06 ($4.83) on Thursday. The company's quarterly revenue was down 7.0% compared to the same quarter previous year. Earnings-per-share (EPS) ratio for NOK is -0.09, exhibiti...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Industry Responds to Unprecedented CPU Security Vulnerability

Spectre , like Meltdown , breaks down the barriers between applications, but researchers indicate that "the safety checks of said best practices actually increase the attack surface and may make applications...More..

Israel will pay African migrants to leave, or else
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Israel will pay African migrants to leave, or else

The plan has been opposed by human rights groups including the Centre for Refugees and Migrants, Amnesty International Israel and the Association for Civil Rights in Israel, who recently signed a letter demandi...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

What you need to know about Meltdown and Spectre

Spectre is harder to exploit - it works by breaking down the isolation between different applications, allowing attackers to trick applications into leaking secrets. To get all available protections, hardware/f...More..