Google launches program to train entry-level IT support professionals

The companies say they are filling a need in the tech world today. "With 150,000 open roles in IT support, it is one of the fastest growing occupations in the country", said Ben Fried, vice-president and chief information officer at Google . More..

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Signet Jewelers (SIG) PT Set at $60.00 by Needham & Company LLC

The company has a market cap of $3,430.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.86, a P/E/G ratio of 1.10 and a beta of 0.94. The stock increased 1.20% or $0.58 during the last trading session, reaching $48.8. Invest...More..

Apple to pay $US38 bln in taxes
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Apple to pay $US38 bln in taxes

Planned U.S. capital expenditures, investments in manufacturing, and a record tax payment on repatriation of overseas cash will account for $75B of the company's direct contribution. facilities, which includes ...More..

Cloud AutoML - Custom Machine Learning Models
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Cloud AutoML - Custom Machine Learning Models

Cloud AutoML Vision will help users identify unlabeled images within a database of images when given a correctly labeled set of images to think over. Then voila - the AutoML system generates a trained model b...More..

US, Japan warn North Korea playing for time as talks press on
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

US, Japan warn North Korea playing for time as talks press on

Kwon Hyok-bong, North Korean director of the culture ministry's art performance bureau (right), Moranbong band leader Hyon Song-wol (center), and South Korean chief delegate Lee Woo Sung enter the meeting room ...More..

The top 10 cryptocurrencies are all plunging in a big sell-off
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The top 10 cryptocurrencies are all plunging in a big sell-off

Later he seemed to backtrack. The government expressed their intention to stop the cryptocurrency trading in the country, while freezing accounts and working with major financial institutions to stop the cryp...More..

Reports suggest the Fable franchise could be returning to Xbox
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Reports suggest the Fable franchise could be returning to Xbox

According to sources close to the project, the game will be developed by United Kingdom developer Playground, best known for its work on the Forza Horizon series. Their report suggests that the impetus behind...More..

Nintendo to announce a 'new interactive experience' for the Switch today
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Nintendo to announce a 'new interactive experience' for the Switch today

Instead, Nintendo says that it will introduce a new way to play using the Nintendo Switch on this page at 7:00am JST on January 18. Promises of "a new interactive experience" suggests this will be more ...More..

Microsoft finally brings the Surface Book 2 to India
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Microsoft finally brings the Surface Book 2 to India

It touts new 8th Gen Intel Core Processors and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 and 1060 discrete graphics, which dramatically increases its graphical capabilities as compared to the original. The Surface Book 2 fea...More..

Xperia XZ Pro is reportedly Sony's new flagship, specs leak
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Xperia XZ Pro is reportedly Sony's new flagship, specs leak

All of this is said to be packaged inside an IP68 dust and water resistant body. High dynamic range ( HDR ) support is also likely to be a feature, as phones like Samsung's Galaxy S8 started to crop up a ...More..

Reliance Jio Now Offers More Data In Its Rs 153 Prepaid Plan
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Reliance Jio Now Offers More Data In Its Rs 153 Prepaid Plan

Jio is now one of the biggest telecom companies in India . This plan is valid for 28 days. They will also get unlimited local and STD calls, free SMSes and unrestricted access to Jio apps such as JioTV, Jio C...More..

Land Rover brings the Defender back from the dead with 400bhp monster
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Land Rover brings the Defender back from the dead with 400bhp monster

To mark the company's 70th anniversary this year, it's launching the fastest and most powerful version it's ever produced. Under the bonnet is a 5.0-litre naturally aspirated V8 engine that churns out a mon...More..

Kohli Fined After Centurion Tantrum
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Kohli Fined After Centurion Tantrum

South Africa were firmly behind the driving wheel at stumps on day five of the second Test, reducing India to 35/3 after setting the visitors a stiff target of 287 to level the three-match series. South Afri...More..

Embedded Smart Cameras Market Explores New Growth Opportunities By 2024
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Embedded Smart Cameras Market Explores New Growth Opportunities By 2024

A new insightful study offering insights on smart cities titled " Global Market Study on Smart Cities: Increasing Awareness and Adoption of Home Safety and Security Systems Boosting Market Growth of Smart Secur...More..

Karbonn launches Titanium Frames S7 4G VoLTE smartphone for INR 6999
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Karbonn launches Titanium Frames S7 4G VoLTE smartphone for INR 6999

If you pay using debit or credit cards issued by Standard Chartered or IndusInd Bank, you will get a flat MobiKwik cashback worth Rs. 2000. Titanium Frames S7 features a 13 megapixels Rear camera with LED fla...More..

Two Koreas to hold January 17 talks on DPRK PyeongChang participation
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Two Koreas to hold January 17 talks on DPRK PyeongChang participation

Hwang said the two Koreas later agreed in principle to form a joint women's hockey team and informed the International Olympic Committee about that. In the first round of high-level talks between the coun...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Samsung's unannounced foldable Galaxy X reimagines the flip phone

Samsung may also take a cue from Apple by including a single-lens camera on the standard Galaxy S9 and a dual-lens camera on the Galaxy S9 +. They have an internal storage capacity of 64GB, that can be ...More..

'Two Point Hospital' Announced - Screens & Trailer
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

'Two Point Hospital' Announced - Screens & Trailer

You can watch an informercial-style trailer for Two Point Hospital above, which focuses on the treatment of a man afflicted with "light-headedness" (aka having one's head turn into a light bulb). The critical...More..

Shell announces oil and gas field redevelopment
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Shell announces oil and gas field redevelopment

Royal Dutch Shell said Monday it made a final investment decision to redevelop the Penguins oil and gas field in the British waters of the North Sea using a floating production, storage and offloading vess...More..

First DLC for Assassin's Creed Origins Coming Later This Month
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

First DLC for Assassin's Creed Origins Coming Later This Month

There's a lot of content to explore, a lot of story to cover. Will you be checking out Bayek's DLC adventures? Ubisoft has just announced the first DLC pack will be releasing on 23rd January. Lesson #1: Don't...More..

Markey, Senate Dems plan to force net neutrality vote
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Markey, Senate Dems plan to force net neutrality vote

Contending that the FCC's ruling "turned a deaf ear to millions of Americans" who supported the Obama administration's net neutrality rules, the Massachusetts Democrat stressed that such a resolution is needed ...More..

New PlayStation 4 System Software Update Beta up for Signups
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

New PlayStation 4 System Software Update Beta up for Signups

Now the beta is only available in Japan as of this moment, but it is expected that the beta service will also be going live in Europe and North America sometime within the next week or two. If you decide you ...More..

Witness the phenomenal 'Super Blue Blood Moon' on January 31
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Witness the phenomenal 'Super Blue Blood Moon' on January 31

The moon on Jan 31 will be a supermoon , the centre said, which is a phenomenon that occurs when the full moon coincides with it being the closest to Earth. Also, the supermoon that will be occurring on Janu...More..

The 2019 Toyota Avalon is a love letter to land yachts
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

The 2019 Toyota Avalon is a love letter to land yachts

New for 2019, the fifth-generation Avalon comes with one very welcome surprise in the technology department. We'll have to wait to drive this new Avalon , but hopefully these new drivetrains can inject som...More..

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee Gets a Better Face and a Turbo Engine
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee Gets a Better Face and a Turbo Engine

There is still more catching up to do. In the auto industry, the word "freshening" refers to updates of an existing vehicle for a coming model year. Active Drive Lock adds a locking rear differential for gn...More..

Driveclub and MotorStorm Creators Reveal Wushu Studios
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Driveclub and MotorStorm Creators Reveal Wushu Studios

Wushu Studios , a new game development company comprised of former Evolution Studio veterans, has officially launched and is looking for new talent. "It's definitely not what people will be expecting to see ...More..

Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Will End As Planned, Despite Server Issues
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Will End As Planned, Despite Server Issues

Unfortunately, the experience was, for many, plagued by connection issues. Over on Facebook , the official Dragon Ball FighterZ page shared a note to players thanking htem for their patience, and acknowled...More..

Ford Mustang Bullitt to be unveiled at Detroit Auto Show 2018
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Ford Mustang Bullitt to be unveiled at Detroit Auto Show 2018

It doesn't need to scream about anything - it's just cool'. There are also subtle chrome accents found on the grill and window and 19-inch Torque Thrust wheels in order to pay homage to the original Bullit Must...More..

New Cyberpunk 2077 Trailer and Demo at E3 2018
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

New Cyberpunk 2077 Trailer and Demo at E3 2018

News regarding the game's expected reveal later this year comes via Poland's largest video game website GRY-Online.pl , which was translated by a user of online forum Resetera . Last week, their Twitter acc...More..

Annual MLK event honors locals for community service and leadership
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Annual MLK event honors locals for community service and leadership

Martin Luther King Jr . well this year", Cross said . Nevertheless, Dr. King and civil rights leaders came to appreciate the wisdom of Bunche. There are several other events planned to remember Dr. For examp...More..