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Apple's confidential iBoot source code leaked online

Since Motherboard published the news, Apple has indeed confirmed that the code for its mobile phone operating system has been leaked online. After the code was stolen and leaked on Discord, one of the members said the group burned all the copies it had because the members thought it could be unsafe in the hands of someone with malicious intent.

Train Crash Kills 2 In South Carolina

The injured were taken to hospitals in the region for treatment. The National Transportation Safety Board is beginning an investigation into the cause of the crash , which is unknown. Anyone seeking info about passengers on Train 91 should call the Amtrak info line at 1-800-523-9101. Amtrak said in a statement that the lead engine as well as several passenger cars had derailed as a result of the collision .

Is Now the Time to Buy Apple Inc. After Its Recent Dip?

In the fourth-quarter of 2017, Apple reported iPhone revenues of $28.846 billion, which marked merely 2.4% year-over-year growth. Apple said its update was meant to circumvent the reboots. These features will be included in a developer release next month and a user release this Spring. "Our goal has always been to create products that our customers love".

Nokia 3310 4G can make an LTE-powered a Wi-Fi hotspot

HMD Global, the company that holds the license to manufacture Nokia branded smartphones, launched the re-imagined version of Nokia 3310 feature phone . The Nokia 3310 4G variant will support 4G TD-LTE with VOLTE and Micro USB interface. Nokia 3310 4G features a 2.4-inch VGA display (240p) display with an alphanumeric keypad.

Trump administration mulls nationalizing 5G network, citing Chinese threat

The National Security Council (NSC) document also makes a debatable link between the necessity for a 5G network and the state of artificial intelligence in the U.S. The private option might take longer and cost more , however. For example, the company built two data centers in Zimbabwe after the country got a $98m loan from China Export-Import Bank.

Apple HomePod Release Date Announced, But Is It Too Expensive?

Google's best-sounding smart speaker is the Home Max , so - yet again - if top sound quality is what you're going for, then you'll actually save $50 with the HomePod, since Google Home Max is $399. Since Apple put Siri on the iPhone 4S in 2011, every one of its smartphones has come with the intelligent assistant baked in. Excellent design has always been Apple's calling card, and the HomePod is a compact, stylish device available in tasteful white and space grey finishes which won't ...

$349 gadget turns 360 degrees

Beyond the ruggedness, the Chromebook 11 features a fanless design three display options-11.6-inch IPS with touch support, 11.6-inch without touch support, and 11.6-inch TN without touch support-and either an Intel Celeron N3350 or N3450 processor.

Google Play wants to read books to you

Unlike Amazon's Audible service , users can buy individual Google audiobook titles without any membership and without any commitment to buy more. Nine languages and are expected to be affordable across the Android platform. Google Play Store will display various sections of book categories that will allow users to search book of their interest very easily.

President Trump turns out the lights on solar panel imports into US

The tariff reportedly includes a 30 percent solar import tax for crystalline-silicon solar cells and modules, which steps down by 5 percentage points each year to 15 percent by the fourth year, according to Green Tech Media . In real dollars, the 30% Solar Tariff will immediately add between 10.5 cents/watt and 11.4 cents/watt to module costs (assuming module prices otherwise stay at Q1 2017 levels).

Intel Identifies Meltdown-Patch Reboot Problems in Broadwell and Haswell Chips

To check whether your system may have a problem, check the full list of processors at the Intel Product Security center . A new version of the Meltdown/Spectre patches has been developed and is now in testing, Intel said. He advised users of Intel processors to follow security best practices and to keep systems patched. In a blog post , Intel said new patches for Broadwell and Haswell-based computers - chips that are two generations removed from the current Skylake design - are being ...

YouTube to check videos for shocking material

Google is going to have a stronger monetization structure, as it will be raising the bar for YouTube Partner Program (YPP), which grants YouTube channels the right to run ads. In the next few months, a three-tier suitability system will be introduced to enable advertisers to review appropriate placements for their brand versus potential reach trade-offs.

Whatsapp business app launched in five countries, India to follow soon

The company has highlighted few benefits about the application on its official blog. Business Profiles: Help customers with useful information such as a business description, email or store addresses, and website. WhatsApp had earlier stated that it is important to serve businesses as they heavily rely on the platform to communicate with their customers. Verified business accounts were marked with a green checkmark.

Apple To Use Foreign Profits To Fund US Jobs, Manufacturing

Apple said it expects to invest more than $30 billion in capital expenditures in the US over the next five years and create more than 20,000 new jobs. projects that it will contribute an additional $ 38 billion in taxes on repatriated foreign income in compliance with the revised tax law. The economic contribution will not include tax payments, the release said , nor will it include tax revenues from products sales or employee wages.

OnePlus denies checkout page has been hacked

If you have recently picked up a OnePlus smartphone directly from the company's website, then you may want to keep an eye on your credit card statements . A customer opened a thread over the weekend claiming that recent credit card fraud he experienced was connected to his OnePlus purchase. It revealed that each of the reports included customers who made card payments at oneplus .net.

Ford Ranger Price Still A Mystery

US sales are up 83 percent since 2014 as a new generation of midsize truck buyers seek more maneuverable, fuel-efficient pickups. "The all-new Ranger is designed for today's midsize truck buyer, delivering even more utility, capability and technology for those who blend city living with more off-the-grid adventures on weekends".

Samsung is partnering with NextRadio to Unlock FM Chips in Smartphones

Either way, it's important to remember not just the convenience of the 1933-invented FM radio broadcasting technology, but also its vital potential of conveying life-saving information in emergency situations. Apple has removed the FM Chip from its more recent iPhones. Cupertino in particular came in for criticism for the lack of an FM radio in iPhone models, following a spate of natural disasters in the United States a year ago.

Razer Wants To Turn Its Gaming Phone Into A Laptop

The mobile device supports refresh rates up to 120 Hz and a Quad HD display . Essentially, it's a dock that runs the phone itself into 13.3 inch Android gaming computer, which is kind of a neat concept for those gamers constantly on the go.

Jeep Cherokee Sneak Peak: Updated Styling & More Engine Choices

The Cherokee will debut in full at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit on January 16. Well let's keep the trail-rated Trailhawk version with blackened hood aside for now. The Jeep formula, an inheritance of 75 years of building off-road capable vehicles, is still there. The Jeep brand delivers an open invitation to live life to the fullest by offering a full line of vehicles that continue to provide owners with a sense of security to handle any journey with confidence.

Samsung unveils Galaxy A8 (2018) along with upgraded Galaxy A8+ (2018)

As for the main camera, you're getting a 16MP main camera with a wide f/1.7 aperture. Galaxy A8 will feature 5.6-inch Full HD AMOLED display while Galaxy A8 Plus comes with 6-inch Full HD AMOLED display with a resolution of 2220x1080 pixels.

Facebook's 'snooze' button mutes a friend for 30 days

If you want to temporarily halt those notifications, you can choose to use the snooze feature and now just the Unfollow / Hide tool that's currently available. Facebook is one of those places where sometimes we feel bad for unfriending people, even if their posts annoy us. "Or are they simply consuming trivial updates and polarizing memes at the expense of time with loved ones?" The co-authors said they are "working to make Facebook more about social interaction and less about spending ...

Breath of the Wild Dominates The Game Awards 2017

The pack The Champions Ballard is headlined by a new chunk of story content as Link follows the guidance of an unseen voice to take on the Divine Beast Master's Trial including new dungeons, new weapons and more. A few moments ago, The Game Awards 2017 ended with a memorable night delivering the most important prize to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , which debuted in March this year for Nintendo Switch and Wii U.

Clemson-Alabama, Oklahoma-Georgia set for playoff semis

Alabama was a slight favorite over Clemson and Oklahoma, with Georgia trailing behind those three teams. Alabama (11-1) beat the Tigers for the 2015 national title, with Clemson turning the tables last season. Alabama remained one of the favorites to win the championship even after its loss to Auburn in the Iron Bowl that brought its postseason fate into doubt.

Updated BMW i8 and new i8 Roadster revealed

BMW says even the 1.5-liter turbo engine's sound has been improved, while both the Coupe and the Roadster are capable of reaching speeds of up to 65 miles per hour purely on electric power. The Roadster wasn't the only i8-related development BMW unveiled in LA; since the i8 Coupe was introduced, electrification technology has evolved, and it benefits from the implements that have gone into the Roadster.

Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9

The bad news is that this Galaxy X would only be available on South Korean shelves as per the Dutch mobile site Mobiel Kopen. The first is new AI chip that will support voice recognition and neural language processing. Latest reveals suggested the Galaxy S9's chips can not match the power of the A11 Bionic. The latest information on Samsung's product range suggests that the Galaxy S9 release date may be sooner than expected.

Trump says he should have left UCLA players in Chinese jail

Trump had said he personally asked Chinese President Xi Jinping to intervene in the case. "I would also like to thank President Trump and the United States government for the help that they provided as well", Ball's son said in response.

OnePlus 5T: Features, specs and price in India

The device also comes with face-unlocking feature, similar to Apple's face ID for security goal apart from fingerprint sensor. The OnePlus 5T , just like its predecessor , features a dual rear camera setup, consisting of a 20MP sensor and a 16MP one.

This trackable pill has just been approved by United States health regulators

The message then transmits the information to a mobile application following which injestion of the medication is tracked on smartphones. "Being able to track ingestion of medications prescribed for illness may be useful for some patients", said Dr Mitchell Mathis, director of the division of Psychiatry Products in the FDA's Centre for Drug Evaluation and Research.

Google's 'Files Go' app released as a Beta after recent leak

Google today made a decision to launch its new Files Go Android app into public beta to reach a wider group of testers. For those of you with 128GB phones, this may not be something you care about, but if you have a phone like the Moto X4 pictured above, this is exactly the type of app that could come in handy.

Here's How Doom Runs on Nintendo Switch

The download is free, but users will need to have a Hulu subscription in order to access content. Hulu has both a general plan for $7.99 a month as well as a Live TV Plan for $39.99 a month, both of which will be honored on the Switch. In many ways you have to admire Nintendo's restraint here in prioritising the gaming experiences on the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo debuted the Switch - a hybrid console that can be connected to a TV or used as a mobile device - in March 2017.

IPad Pro to ship with Face ID in 2018

One iPhone X feature not coming to the iPad is an OLED display. It said that the new iPad will have iPhone X features such as slimmer edges and facial recognition, according to people familiar with the matter. It is much more hard to produce large quantities of OLED panels than it is to manufacture LCDs. The iPad itself is enjoying a bit of a renaissance this year, thanks largely to the launch of the 10.5-inch iPad Pro and the new, affordable 9.7-inch iPad.