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Gmail will start blocking JavaScript attachments in Febraury Gmail will start blocking JavaScript attachments in Febraury
- January 28, 2017

Naturally, if you have genuine reasons to share.js files, you still can do it, but you'll have to go through Google Drive instead of attaching them to Gmail emails. Gmail also blocks password protected files and archives as these, too, can be used to send malicious payloads. Other file extensions that are prohibited include.exe, .jse, .ade and.adp. (more...)
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) Earns Average Broker Rating Of Outperform
- January 28, 2017

Buy - earnings will show the strength of this company - 43.3%. Vetr lowered Starbucks Corporation from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating and set a $62.13 price objective on the stock.in a research note on Wednesday, January 4th. Beyond its worse-than-expected same-store sales growth and full-year revenue guidance, a final reason investors may be disappointed in Starbucks' results is that the company's $5.73 billion in first-quarter revenue was lower than expected. (more...)
Resident Evil 7 Review Roundup Resident Evil 7 Review Roundup
- January 24, 2017

Ultimately Nakanishi's plan, which we're told through a translator, was to allow Capcom "to bring the core identity of Resident Evil to modern gamers in a way that would make sense for the modern gaming industry". The lack of breaks, combined with the silky smooth framerate, makes the technical accomplishment even more incredible. Fans consider Resident Evil 7: Biohazard as one of the anticipated games of 2017. (more...)
Tesla Autopilot vindicated of fatal incident - NHTSA Tesla Autopilot vindicated of fatal incident - NHTSA
- January 24, 2017

Musk also notes that some cars will need to have their cameras' angles adjusted by Tesla technicians in order to work properly with Autosteer. On top of the usual software updates for Tesla models, Elon Musk has promised yearly hardware revisions. (more...)
Trump names Pai FCC's new chairman, portending policy reversals Trump names Pai FCC's new chairman, portending policy reversals
- January 24, 2017

Wheeler's term had not expired but Trump gets to designate a new chairman as Republicans gain the FCC majority. The previous FCC chairman, Tom Wheeler, was a strong advocate for net neutrality, but the shift in stance and ruling to someone like Pai was expected when Trump took office since the president is on-record as opposing existing net neutrality rules. (more...)
Nintendo's online store crashes after pre-order of Switch Nintendo's online store crashes after pre-order of Switch
- January 24, 2017

Diehard fans of the company's hardware and software will no doubt be there to buy the system on day one, but the console's big media debut seems to have investors anxious. And candidly, the more the active gamer sees, the more excited they're going to be for that game. At the time of writing, EA has confirmed that Federation Internationale de Football Association will be making its way to the handheld-console hybrid, but no other games have been confirmed by the publisher. (more...)
A better way on health care
- January 22, 2017

Republicans in Congress are split over whether Obamacare repeal can begin in earnest before a replacement plan is clearly outlined. President Trump signed the order in the Oval Office late Friday, flanked by his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, Vice President Mike Pence and White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus. (more...)
Alleging Misinformation, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Defends Hawaii Property Lawsuits Alleging Misinformation, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Defends Hawaii Property Lawsuits
- January 21, 2017

But that's not accurate, Zuckerberg wrote Thursday in a Facebook post . "Whether or not it's moral, everything Zuckerberg is doing now is legal". Marian Tavares, who reportedly has a 0.5 percent stake in the land, didn't know about either the land or the lawsuit and "didn't know what to make of the situation offhand", according to the Star-Advertiser. (more...)
Dimitri Payet and Michail Antonio set to stay Dimitri Payet and Michail Antonio set to stay
- January 21, 2017

The Independent has even reported that West Ham's players deleted the former hero from a group WhatsApp chat and told him he was not welcome at a team meal. Reports suggest that the 33-year-old is set to meet with the Hammers in the coming 24 hours, as they look to complete the deal prior to their clash with Middlesbrough this weekend. (more...)
Qualcomm faces FTC charges over monopolistic 'no license, no chips' claim
- January 21, 2017

The FTC, which works with the Justice Department to enforce antitrust law, said that Qualcomm used its dominance in supplying baseband processors used in smartphones and tablets to extract elevated royalties for patents in what the complaint dubbed a "no license-no chips" policy. (more...)
Donald Trump Picks Jets Owner Woody Johnson For Ambassador To U.K.
- January 20, 2017

After Trump references @ woodyjohnson4 as ambassador at luncheon today, transition official confirms his role as ambassador to the United Kingdom . The appointment has not been formally announced, but Johnson was considered a favorite for the job. (more...)
Arizona Wildcats star guard Allonzo Trier suspended for PED use Arizona Wildcats star guard Allonzo Trier suspended for PED use
- January 20, 2017

The NCAA agreed that I had no knowledge of receiving the substance and my eligibility was restored. The saga surrounding the 6-foot-5 guard, who made a decision to return to school for his sophomore season rather than jump to National Basketball Association, has been one of the more compelling storylines surrounding the No. (more...)
Microsoft's Latest Purchase Can Help Windows 10 Enable Microsoft's Latest Purchase Can Help Windows 10 Enable "3D for Everyone"
- January 19, 2017

The way the Creators Update speeds things up for Xbox One users is fairly straightforward - the Guide overlay will be adjusted and improved to handle more tasks like recording gameplay video, making edits, and showing off your latest screengrabs without ever having to leave the Guide menu. (more...)
How many hours did you spend on apps in 2016? How many hours did you spend on apps in 2016?
- January 18, 2017

It's not just £0.79 apps that are going up by 25 percent or more , either. The result of the increase will push the cost of apps up to £0.99 from £0.79-now nominally matching the $0.99 cost in the United States. "These increases stemmed from a combination of exploding user bases and increases in time spent per user (the latter of which also occurred in developed markets)". (more...)
Huawei P8 Lite with 3GB RAM and Android 7.0 Nougat Announced Huawei P8 Lite with 3GB RAM and Android 7.0 Nougat Announced
- January 17, 2017

The design is unlike anything in the P8 and P9 series, but very similar to a few Honor handsets of late. Discussing Huawei P8 Lite 2017 specs, it features a 5.2-inch Full HD display of 1080 x 1920 pixels. The Huawei P8 Lite (2017) is a big upgrade from the original P8 Lite in all departments. Connectivity options of the device include 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, NFC, Bluetooth 4.1. (more...)
SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket returns to flight with 10-satellite Iridium launch
- January 15, 2017

The Iridium-Next network will be the second 66-satellite constellation operated by the Virginia-based company. SpaceX launched 10 satellites to orbit today (Jan. Cheers and applause took over the mission control room as the rocket succeeded in its secondary mission by hitting its landing target, aboard the " Just Read the Instructions " barge, less than nine minutes after initial lift-off. (more...)
YouTube's Super Chat allows users to monetise live streams YouTube's Super Chat allows users to monetise live streams
- January 14, 2017

We launched Fan Funding in 2014 to let viewers make voluntary payments to support creators directly. Your Super Chat is highlighted with a color. The feature is now available for Android, while iOS users would get the Super Chat tool later, but YouTube didn't specify exactly when. Does Super Chat cost money? YouTube offers a new way for users to connect with their favorite content creators on the platform. (more...)
Ex-serviceman files PIL in Delhi HC seeking status report of paramilitary forces
- January 13, 2017

Constable Jeet Singh of 87 Batallion urged PM Narendra Modi to look into the deplorable conditions of the force, which serves the nation with all heart and soul. The Army has pension, our pension has been stopped. "What are the duties that the CRPF jawans don't do?" Yet, the difference in facilities available to personnel of Indian Army compared to those available to CRPF and other paramilitary personnel is vast... (more...)
We're Finally Saying Hello To Ford Bronco Again
- January 11, 2017

The automaker made the announcement at the 2017 North American International Auto Show at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit . In it, the alleged designer claims the 2020 Bronco and 2019 Ranger will be basically refreshed versions of the Ford Everest and Ranger, an SUV and truck sold in other markets. (more...)
Samsung aims to ship 60 million Galaxy S8s Samsung aims to ship 60 million Galaxy S8s
- January 10, 2017

As rumoured, it has slimmer bezels, a dual-curved-edge screen and no home button. Samsung is also planning to move away from the 3.5mm audio jack for the Galaxy S8 detailed here on iDigitalTimes . The same source also added that Samsung will be launching its smartphone in mid-April, which falls in line with previous rumours about the smartphone. (more...)