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Research All iPhones, iPads and Mac devices affected by 'Meltdown' and 'Spectre' bugs
Author: 0 All iPhones, iPads and Mac devices affected by 'Meltdown' and 'Spectre' bugs

SingCert's advisory follows the release on Wednesday by global researchers of the full details of these two critical flaws in modern computer chips. Google says that not all CPUs are vulnerable to the Meltdown and Spectre flaws, but if the result will look like this, with lots of red-colored text, then you're CPU and OS are vulnerable to these attacks.

Research Galaxy smartphone charging problems: Samsung users face new battery crisis
Author: 0 Galaxy smartphone charging problems: Samsung users face new battery crisis

Sony is always very secretive about their work on new and upcoming smartphones. According to Samsung's community forums page , phones that run down to 0% battery are unlikely to reboot, even once plugged in. The Apple's iPhone X has already emerged as second most searched topic on Google's trending 2017 list. The price rate of the A8 2018, according to Samsung Vietnam , is 10.990.000 VND or $485 with Value-Added Tax included.

Research Microsoft Pulls PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Ad That Appeared to Steal a Fan's Concept
Author: 0 Microsoft Pulls PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Ad That Appeared to Steal a Fan's Concept

He added that they would analyze the Xbox One version first before bringing the game to other platforms. "The final goal would be to launch the title on every platform." Because of this, it can be jarring when you check out the Most Played category and see Ark: Survival Evolvedor H1Z1 above PUBG when it had a whopping concurrent player count of 3 million just days ago .

Author: 0 LG 88-inch 8K OLED TV is ready for CES 2018

An 88-inch OLED panel is the largest OLED display to date. Having said that, there is no harm in seeing and experience the TV from a distance and as it happens, a lucky few will be able to get a glimpse of the LG 8K OLED TV at the LG Display booth in the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show ( CES) 2018 (January 9-12), Las Vegas.

Research Activists divided over Talaq Bill in Lok Sabha
Author: 0 Activists divided over Talaq Bill in Lok Sabha

Dev also demanded the government put in place a corpus to provide for subsistence allowance that the bill mentions, since it was unrealistic to expect a husband in jail to fend for his family. The discussion of the Bill in the Lok Sabha has drawn mixed views from experts. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017 will now be taken up in the Rajya Sabha .

Research The World Health Organization could classify 'gaming disorder' as an official condition
Author: 0 The World Health Organization could classify 'gaming disorder' as an official condition

Symptoms include not being able to control when and how you play video games , or choosing games over other interests in life, even when there's negative consequences. The Independent reports that only 2 to 3 percent gamers reported five or more symptoms associated with gaming disorder, according to a 2016 University of Oxford study of 19,000 gamers in Germany, the United Kingdom, the USA and Canada.

Research Sid Meier's Civilization VI Now Available on the Apple iPad
Author: 0 Sid Meier's Civilization VI Now Available on the Apple iPad

The game right now is $29.99 with launch discount, with it jumping back to the full $59.99 price at a later date - that price tag also only includes the base game, it won't include previously released additional content. Civ VI is available now on the iOS App Store . While this may seem unusual for an iPad game, since it is the exact same thing which appeared on PC, it is kind of okay.

Research Elon Musk jokes SpaceX rocket a 'nuclear' UFO from North Korea
Author: 0 Elon Musk jokes SpaceX rocket a 'nuclear' UFO from North Korea

Multiple local law enforcement agencies have confirmed the flash of light was from the rocket launch, which blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base along California's Central Coast. The same rocket carried Iridium satellites into orbit in June. Musk tweeted that it was "definitely aliens" sharing a video of the launch with the caption "nuclear alien UFO from North Korea".

Research Nintendo's Arms Gets Its Last New Character
Author: 0 Nintendo's Arms Gets Its Last New Character

This round comes as version 5 .0 and includes a new character, stage, arms and more. Her home stage is simply named [NAME REDACTED], and she brings three new ARMS to the fight: Lokjaw, Parabola and Brrchuk. Dr. Coyle happens to be the director of Arms Lab. For Grand Prix LV7, the computer will start out strong right from the first match, as usual .

Author: 0 Purchase a Digital Google Play Gift Card and Save Money Immediately

Google has announced several new measures which will be undertaken in the coming years in order to tighten up the security of its Google Play ecosystem and the apps which are available through it, as well as improving the performance of the platform.

Research Facebook Report Shows Major Spike In Government's User Data Requests
Author: 0 Facebook Report Shows Major Spike In Government's User Data Requests

The ninth Facebook transparency report showed that governments' requests for information about users increased 21 percent worldwide compared to the second half of 2016, from 64,279 to 78,890. India become the second nation with 12% of data request and the U.S with 41% became first in the list. This is not a new trend, and it's not unique to Facebook.

Research Why you should buy OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition
Author: 0 Why you should buy OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition

At an event in Mumbai on Thursday, OnePlus launched the OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition. Those who are expecting any kind of cosmetic hardware changes will be disheartened. It features a white paint job, black power button, SIM tray, and volume rocker. There is also another version with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. This means, there are official Star Wars wallpapers preloaded, the entire interface (including the app drawer) is a rather likeable mix of red accents along with ...

Research United States imposed a Federal ban on Kaspersky
Author: 0 United States imposed a Federal ban on Kaspersky

There have always been concerns that the Moscow-based security firm has links to the Russian government, although this is something the company strongly denies. It told Reuters in a statement that it has serious concerns about the law "due to its geographic-specific approach to cybersecurity" and is now assessing its options.

Research How to watch the Geminids, 2017's best meteor shower, this week
Author: 0 How to watch the Geminids, 2017's best meteor shower, this week

The best time to watch the 2017 Geminid meteor shower , is on the night of December 13 (morning of December 14) between 1 am and 2 am. It is reported by NASA on their Twitter page. As a bonus this year, cosmologists will have a chance to examine Phaethon up close in mid-December, when it crosses adjacent to Earth since its discovery in 1983.

Research Storyboard, Selfissimo! and Scrubbies
Author: 0 Storyboard, Selfissimo! and Scrubbies

It is partly inspired by Google's Motion Stills app that was first introduced a year ago. The app will select one of six visual styles after a video is loaded into the app. By the looks of it, the Storyboard app looks like an enhanced version of the Prisma app, but it is limited to Android for now. Next up is Selfissimo , which is available for iOS and Android .

Research Trump signs directive to send astronauts to the Moon and Mars
Author: 0 Trump signs directive to send astronauts to the Moon and Mars

Gidley said Trump's move is based on recommendations from the National Space Council . The directive, which came on the 45th anniversary of Apollo 17's landing on the moon, called for collaboration with commercial companies and other nations, but it did not specify when the moon mission would occur or how much it might cost.

Author: 0 Amazon expands Echo and Music Unlimited to 28 new countries

The device will arrive with Amazon's online music streaming service, i.e., Amazon Music Unlimited which is much simplified in the United States and many more countries. According to Bloomberg , YouTube will need to figure out several issues to meet its March 2018 launch date. Though the music industry had hoped Red would be devoted to music, YouTube has positioned it as a home for original video projects like science-fiction comedy "Lazer Team" and a reboot of "The Karate Kid".

Research Sensex surges 301 points to surpass 33000-mark, Nifty above 10250
Author: 0 Sensex surges 301 points to surpass 33000-mark, Nifty above 10250

The Nifty finished the day at 10,265.65, a hefty gain of 98.95 points, or 0.97%, after shuttling between 10,270.85 and 10,195.25. According to market observers, the upward rally of the equity markets was fuelled by positive hopes of the ruling BJP's win in the critical Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017, which will take place in two phases on December 9 and December 14.

Author: 0 Music recognition and AR? Apple is reportedly buying Shazam

In the tech and music worlds, speculation has proliferated on the possible motives for Apple to buy the company, especially as the technology behind the app's song-identification is reportedly easy to replicate nowadays. The company saw a major turnaround in 2016 with revenues at $54 million dollars and became profitable for the first time with a pre-tax loss of $5.3 million.

Research John Mayer Reportedly In Hospital For Emergency Appendectomy
Author: 0 John Mayer Reportedly In Hospital For Emergency Appendectomy

Mayer, who is also a member of the popular Grateful Dead offshoot Dead and Company, needed an emergency appendectomy, according to a news release from Scoop Marketing. The singer-guitarist was due to perform later that night at a concert with the Dead & Company, but that date has now been postponed. Mayer has additional solo tour dates slated for this month, and it's unclear now how they'll be affected.

Research Google has but one burning desire: let them ban access to Fire
Author: 0 Google has but one burning desire: let them ban access to Fire

When Google first pulled YouTube from the Echo Show, Amazon got some measure of revenge by no longer selling the Nest E Thermostat, Nest's Camera IQ, and the Nest Secure alarm system. Both parties have said that they hope the matter will be resolved soon, but neither looks likely to budge. According to a Google spokesperson who shared a statement with CNET , Google has been "trying to reach agreement with Amazon to give consumers access to each other's products and services".

Research Honor 7X officially launched in India, pricing starts at Rs. 12999
Author: 0 Honor 7X officially launched in India, pricing starts at Rs. 12999

The rear camera setup on the Honor View 10 sports two sensors - one 16-megapixel RGB sensor and the other a 20-megapixel monochrome sensor, complete with an f/1.8 aperture, PDAF, dual-LED flash. If you're in the market for a hefty mid-range smartphone, the Honor 7X may be worth taking a look at. Connectivity options on the Honor View 10 include 4G VoLTE, dual-band (2.4GHz + 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, Infrared, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C (2.0), and a 3.5mm headphone jack.