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So, it turns out money actually CAN buy you happiness

So, it turns out money actually CAN buy you happiness In the first week, they were told to buy something for themselves, and in the second week, to pay for a service. "Yet just under half the millionaires we surveyed spent money on outsourcing disliked tasks". Ashley Whillans , an assistant professor at the Harvard Business School who performed this research while at the University of British Columbia. Read: How Much Money Should You Have In Sa... [Full Article...]

Apple issues cyber warning for iPhone and Mac users

Apple issues cyber warning for iPhone and Mac users It doesn't really bring anything new with it, which isn't surprising since iOS 11 is just around the corner and is expected to come with a range of new and exciting features . Naturally, users weren't thrilled with the resulting data usage issues, and it seems Apple is looking to do better this time around. Apart from Apple devices, other smartphone brands are likely to be affected by the s... [Full Article...]

Yu Mobiles Launches YUNIQUE 2 along Android Nougat

Yu Mobiles Launches YUNIQUE 2 along Android Nougat The camera arrangements on the Yu Yunique 2 include a 13-Megapixel rear sensor with LED flash and a 5-Megapixel secondary/selfie sensor. YU Yunique 2 Price in India is Rs. It has 2 GB RAM , 16 GB internal storage , and microSD card slot. It runs on Android Nougat with Truecaller as its default dialer to offer smarter, safer and efficient communication. [Full Article...]

Mac Malware Caught Silently Spying on Computer Users

Mac Malware Caught Silently Spying on Computer Users Wardle also found something very interesting, and disturbing about the malware , "The most interesting feature is that the malware can send an alert when the user is active". He found out that this second variant has numerous spying capabilities of the first, but that there is no indication that the malware is used to install ransomware or collect online banking credentials. [Full Article...]

Intel lashes out at Qualcomm in dying rage

Intel lashes out at Qualcomm in dying rage Intel's business is under siege from a variety of fronts, and unlike Microsoft the company has not been able to diversify beyond their core PC processor market, failing to create an effective mobile x86 processor for both phone and tablet and recently shutting down their wearable initiative. [Full Article...]

Geologists Have Encouraging News For Folks Hoping to Mine the Moon

Geologists Have Encouraging News For Folks Hoping to Mine the Moon Previous studies have observed traces of water ice in shadowed regions at the lunar poles. "It remained to be seen if these samples reflect the general conditions of the bowels of the Moon , or accounted for, rather, are regions rich in water exceptional, abnormal in a coat "dry", notes Ralph Milliken , also of Brown university , in Providence, and co-author of the study. [Full Article...]

Facebook Buys Startup to Expand its Anti-Piracy Repertoire

Facebook Buys Startup to Expand its Anti-Piracy Repertoire Facebook has been working for years to help combat online piracy on its platform, and the Menlo Park, California-based social media company is now boosting its anti-piracy portfolio with the acquisition of Source3, a New York City-based start-up that develops technologies for detecting intellectual property (IP) in unrelated content. [Full Article...]

Apple iOS 11 Beta 4 for Developers Released

Apple iOS 11 Beta 4 for Developers Released Just a day ago, Apple released the fourth beta update of the iOS 11, which is also believed as the final update of iOS 11 before launching officially. The public beta program will get an updated build a few days after this release. Since this isn't a stable update, it's recommended that you backup all your data since there can be an unimaginable number of bugs and crashes, and you don't want... [Full Article...]

Ford Mustang GT is faster than a Porsche 911

Ford Mustang GT is faster than a Porsche 911 As previously mentioned, it's available with a new 10-speed automatic transmission. It might seem unusual to include one of the Mustang's most direct competitors on the list, but let's recall that the Chevrolet Camaro Z28 was a hardcore version sporting a 7.0-liter V8 engine with 505 hp and 481 lb-ft of torque. [Full Article...]

'I want you dead right now': Man's road rage meltdown

'I want you dead right now': Man's road rage meltdown What's more, it always produces iconic lines: the Zorro-esque "Put your hands on the auto and get ready to die" rivals " I'm Ronnie Pickering! " in the absurdist cringe stakes. He kept shouting he was going to make a citizen's arrest . Mr Gale from Wiltshire also claimed Beeley grabbed hold of him around the throat and "raised his fist in a threatening manner". [Full Article...]

Google releases Android O Developer Preview 4

The Easter Egg, which appears when you repeatedly tap on the Android version in system settings , now displays an Octopus . If you've got a device that's enrolled in the Android Beta Program , you should receive this update in the coming days. [Full Article...]

Overcooked comes to Nintendo Switch this week

Overcooked comes to Nintendo Switch this week Overcooked: Special Edition includes the base game that was originally released on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One , last Summer. Players control chefs in a kitchen full of obstacles as they prepare food under a time limit. A range of insane kitchens to play across with different recipes to master - cook soup, burritos, burgers, fish and chips and more! You'll have to cook a range of different... [Full Article...]

Power up: Government to plough £246m investment into battery technology competition

Power up: Government to plough £246m investment into battery technology competition The investment, a key part of the Government's Industrial Strategy , will also see the Advanced Propulsion Centre work with the automotive sector to identify the best proposition for a new open access National Battery Manufacturing Development facility. [Full Article...]

Chicago Cubs down St. Louis Cardinals, grab share of first place

Chicago Cubs down St. Louis Cardinals, grab share of first place Jason Heyward robbed Tommy Pham of extra bases when he made a leaping catch in deep right field in the first inning. Moss is 8 for 19 during a five-game hitting streak that coincides with the winning streak . He was released by the New York Yankees on July 11. Carpenter moves back to first. He is coming off a National League MVP season when he helped the Cubs to their first World Series ... [Full Article...]

Who Just Bought WebMD for $2.8 Billion in Cash?

Who Just Bought WebMD for $2.8 Billion in Cash? Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of WebMD Health Corp (NASDAQ:WBMD) by 7.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, Temasek, is KKR's partner in Internet Brands. The health information services provider's stock price was up more than 19% as o... [Full Article...]

Microsoft Is Designing Its Own AI Chips for the Next HoloLens

Microsoft Is Designing Its Own AI Chips for the Next HoloLens The data processing will be more secure as well since the data won't leave the user's device. The custom chip is going to be used to analyze visual data on the HoloLens 2 headset itself. According to Shum's address, the AI coprocessor will be able to natively implement deep neural networks, with a bit of flexibility as well. The sensors include head-tracking cameras, infrared cameras, and time... [Full Article...]

Xbox One X Pre-Orders Coming Soon, "All Approvals Are Done"

Xbox One X Pre-Orders Coming Soon, We don't have the answers yet, but Xbox head Phil Spencer has said that preorders will be coming soon. Although Spencer's tweet is a bit vague, it hinted that the console has received the necessary FCC approval . Not to mention, Microsoft has even gone so far as to confirm that it won't make a profit on the console's sales . The console will launch alongside Crackdown 3 and Forza Motorsport 7... [Full Article...]

YouTube to end support for Video Editor, Photo slideshows starting September 20

YouTube to end support for Video Editor, Photo slideshows starting September 20 You'll essentially be able to make your footage watchable still - but if you want some next-level editing, you'll have to check out some other video editing programs, which is exactly what the site's help page is directing creators to do. [Full Article...]

Destiny 2 beta extended until Tuesday; Bungie to stress-test the servers

Destiny 2 beta extended until Tuesday; Bungie to stress-test the servers Bungie's reasoning for the continuation was for additional service testing, and as such, the developer warned that the two extra days would be used to stress its game servers , so don't expect a very smooth experience going in. A PC beta is planned for August. The thing about betas is that they aren't the finished product, which means that there are kinks that need to be worked out, and bugs t... [Full Article...]

Google Pixel 2 might be the first device with Qualcomm Snapdragon 836

Google Pixel 2 might be the first device with Qualcomm Snapdragon 836 Industry insiders claim the Google's Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will be the first to come equipped with an updated Snapdragon 836 chipset. The next gen processor is expected to be an incremental upgrading to the Snapdragon 835 SoC. This will significantly improve the phone's performance and make it even faster. The same scenario happened previous year as Pixel and Pixel XL were the first pho... [Full Article...]


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