• Apple ordered to pay $506 million to university for processor patent infringement
Apple ordered to pay $506 million to university for processor patent infringement

The ruling comes after the case's jury ruled Apple owed $234 million, making the judge's decision almost double that of the jury (via Reuters ). The original ruling in this regard had ordered Apple to pay $862 million. The company was sued for making use of a "predictor circuit" developed by the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF). Apple...

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  • THQ Nordic To Reveal Two New Games At Gamescom
THQ Nordic To Reveal Two New Games At Gamescom

THQ Nordic confirms that this game is a new installment of a "well-known, mysterious and horrific IP". Then there's the second new game reveal. The game will be releasing for PS4, Xbox One and PC. In addition to this, we'll be treated to our first look at the campaign for Aquanox: Deep Descent and The Guild 3 will be getting a surprise anno...

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  • Huawei, Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi rule Chinese smartphone market in Q2 2017
Huawei, Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi rule Chinese smartphone market in Q2 2017

Apple's share of the Chinese smartphone market fell last quarter, according to one analysis, representing the waning dominance of the iPhone ahead of a major milestone. The online channel continues to be a key route to market for Xiaomi and this quarter saw it take the lead in the 618 online sales events across online retail platforms, such as...

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  • Trump won't vouch for Jeff Sessions: 'Time will tell'
Trump won't vouch for Jeff Sessions: 'Time will tell'

Indeed, The Washington Post noted on Monday that Trump is considering replacing Sessions with Sen. Trump earlier this month assailed Sessions in a New York Times interview for taking himself out of the Russian Federation probe, saying that if he had known Sessions would choose that course, he would not have installed him at the Department of...

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  • NASA Is Trying To Get Supersonic Commercial Flight Off The Ground
NASA Is Trying To Get Supersonic Commercial Flight Off The Ground

In February 2016 Lockheed Martin was awarded a contract to design such a craft, called the Low-Boom Flight Demonstration aircraft. The reduction in noise means the plane can fly nearly anywhere. It is expected start-ups such as Boom Technology and billionaire Robert Bass's Aerion will be quick to jump on the opportunity. NASA said the tests a...

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  • Sperm count has fallen by almost 60 per cent in richer countries
Sperm count has fallen by almost 60 per cent in richer countries

Turns out, in that timeframe, they found a 52.4 per cent decline in sperm concentration and a 59.3 per cent decline in total sperm count among men from North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. By doing so, the researchers were able to confirm what has been suspected for quite some time now. "Decreasing sperm count has been of gre...

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  • Mazda CX-8 three-row SUV teased
Mazda CX-8 three-row SUV teased

It remains to be seen whether Mazda will sell the CX-8 in other regions of the world outside its homeland, but don't hold your breath to find it in a showroom sitting alongside the CX-9. It's unclear at this stage if it will be front-wheel drive or on-demand all-wheel drive. The fact is that a large crossover Mazda CX-9 in the domestic market is ...

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  • House panel to hold hearing on Net Neutrality
House panel to hold hearing on Net Neutrality

House Republicans want online and telecommunications leaders to testify on net neutrality as the Federal Communications Commission considers repealing Internet regulations. "A strong consensus is forming across party lines and across industries that it's time for Congress to call a halt on the back-and-forth and set clear net neutrality ground ...

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  • Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Shows
Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Shows

Creative Planning raised its position in shares of Eldorado Gold Corporation by 411.2% in the second quarter. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This news story was reported by Markets Daily and is the property of of Markets Daily. The firm had revenue of $111.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $124.83 million. The marke...

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  • Lok Sabha adjourned after Opposition uproar
Lok Sabha adjourned after Opposition uproar

Scindia in his notice said that allegations that the place was purified with Gangajal are false and concocted. Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan suspended the six Congress MPs, G Gogoi, K.Suresh, Adhiranjan Chowdhary, Ranjeet Ranjan, Sushmita Dev and MK Raghavan.

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  • Street Projections and Growth Recap for Regulus Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLS)
Street Projections and Growth Recap for Regulus Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLS)

The SI to Phi Non-voting's float is 1.3%. About 810,658 shares traded. Student Transportation Inc (NASDAQ:STB) has risen 25.58% since July 21, 2016 and is uptrending. Another trade for 250,000 shares valued at $287,500 was made by RASTETTER WILLIAM H on Tuesday, March 7. Investors sentiment increased to 1.82 in 2016 Q4.

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  • Toyota's 2022 EV to pack fast-charging, solid-state batteries
Toyota's 2022 EV to pack fast-charging, solid-state batteries

By contrast, current electric vehicles (EVs), which use lithium-ion batteries, need 20-30 minutes to recharge even with fast chargers and typically have a range of just 300-400 kilometres (185-250 miles). That's a little ways off, as Reuters notes, and there's no telling where traditional lithium-ion tech will go in the meantime. The slowly dropp...

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  • Bayonetta is Free with August's Xbox Live Games with Gold
Bayonetta is Free with August's Xbox Live Games with Gold

While last month's Games with Gold program was a bit of a letdown, with the standout title being Grow Up , August looks like it'll be a bit better. Then get your butt to Mars and fight for the future in Red Faction: Armageddon from August 16 - August 30. This month's line-up is particularly strong, and you can download them all free of charg...

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  • Google adds SOS alert capabilities to Search and Maps
Google adds SOS alert capabilities to Search and Maps

In Search , Google will show an overview of the situation, maps , relevant news stories, emergency phone numbers (if available), websites and other relevant information. The map will also include real-time updates, like road closures and traffic and transit updates. The SOS alerts feature has been created in partnership with disaster organisa...

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  • Court Place Advisors LLC Maintains Stake in Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK)
Court Place Advisors LLC Maintains Stake in Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK)

Nokia Oyj now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of €5.96 ($6.93). A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on the stock. & worldwide trademark & copyright legislation. The legal version of this story can be viewed at https://weekherald.com/2017/07/24/court-place-advisors-llc-maintains-stake-in-nokia-corpora...

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  • Roomba Maker Preparing to Sell Maps of Your Home to Advertisers
Roomba Maker Preparing to Sell Maps of Your Home to Advertisers

Numerous "smart" devices already on the market - smart home lighting, thermostats, security cameras as well as other housecleaning robots - are actually pretty dumb when it comes to have a grasp of the surrounding physical space. Naturally, that has raised privacy concerns among advocacy groups. If that sounds more than a little creepy that's bec...

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  • Sims 4 is finally coming to Xbox One, three years later
Sims 4 is finally coming to Xbox One, three years later

Although if you pre order the Deluxe Edition you'll get in three days earlier, on November 14. Some of these items include the Tiki bar with a flaming design element, animal hats for Sims , as well as several outfits flawless for special celebrations.

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  • Monmouth Poll sees 'Trump effect' in tight Northam-Gillepie race
Monmouth Poll sees 'Trump effect' in tight Northam-Gillepie race

The poll of likely voters by Monmouth University found Gillespie and Northam tied with 44 percent each. As for the substance, this one's surprising to me, as nearly all the previous polls in recent months have had Ralph Northam up significantly (e.g., 11 points in an April Quinnipiac Poll; 11 points in the May Washington Post poll; 8 points in ...

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  • Reliance Jio 4G Average Speeds Worst in India, Airtel the Fastest: OpenSignal
Reliance Jio 4G Average Speeds Worst in India, Airtel the Fastest: OpenSignal

The findings have been taken out from OpenSignal users' app records between the period December 2016 and February 2017. In comparison to Jio's peak speed of 50Mbps, the average peak speeds on Airtel , Vodafone , and Idea are 56.9Mbps, 36.5Mbps, and 29.8Mbps, OpenSignal said.

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  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: Elon Musk's doomsday AI predictions are 'pretty irresponsible'
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: Elon Musk's doomsday AI predictions are 'pretty irresponsible'

He then went on to add that the people trying to create "doomsday scenarios" are naysayers and he doesn't understand why they are doing this. Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg have finally gotten themselves into a war of words for our amusement, and we thank them for it.

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  • American Mac Computers Hacked With 'FruitFly' Surveillance Malware
American Mac Computers Hacked With 'FruitFly' Surveillance Malware

Although Wardle did nothing more than observe the IP address and user names of Macs that connected to his server, he had the ability to use the malware to spy on the users who were unwittingly infected. Wardle said it's unclear how the malware got onto machines and whether it targeted individuals randomly or directly. This isn't the first time ...

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  • BioWare Creates Official Anthem Corn Maze
BioWare Creates Official Anthem Corn Maze

BioWare just released a brand new video for their upcoming large-scale project Anthem . You can't knock his logic I guess. The logo for BioWare's new game Anthem is carved into part of the maze. BioWare is apparently teaming up with a local farm in Edmonton, Canada in order to create an Anthem corn maze, with the objective of advertising t...

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  • This massive fish species was somehow only just discovered
This massive fish species was somehow only just discovered

Marianne Nyegaard, a PHD student from Murdoch University in Perth, uncovered the new species while researching the genetics of ocean sunfish in the Indo-Pacific ocean. The researchers at Murdoch University worked alongside two sunfish experts from the University of Tokyo and the University of Hiroshima, as well as geneticists from the Gemme...

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  • For SNES Classic pre-orders, keep your eye on Target
For SNES Classic pre-orders, keep your eye on Target

Similar language had been mentioned in a chat received by Polygon , though there has been no official confirmation about whether all or only some of the pre-orders will be cancelled by Walmart . It was even reported that eBay is taking pre-order reservations worth hundreds of dollars. Nintendo has also confirmed that just like the NES Classi...

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  • Apple Releases iOS 11 Beta 4
Apple Releases iOS 11 Beta 4

And there's no telling whether or not Apple would ultimately block the method for downloading iOS 11 like this, leaving you in complete limbo, while also forcing you to downgrade back to iOS 10 just because you lost functionality of your device in the process.

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  • Facebook teams up with Source3 to combat video piracy
Facebook teams up with Source3 to combat video piracy

In a statement welcoming their subsumption into the Facebook fold, the team at Source3 wrote: "Today, we wanted to let everyone know that we've chose to continue our journey with Facebook ". Last month at VidCon, Facebook announced it's building a special standalone app just for creators to share content with their fans. Acquiring Source3 ...

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  • NASA says unsafe eclipse glasses being distributed
NASA says unsafe eclipse glasses being distributed

The only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed sun is through special-purpose solar filters, such as " eclipse glasses " (example shown at left) or hand-held solar viewers. About 6,800 USA libraries are distributing eclipse-appropriate glasses, in case you don't have any welder's goggles handy. A small hole, such as ma...

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  • Google Releases Final Android O Developer Preview
Google Releases Final Android O Developer Preview

Google has just released the fourth and final Android O developer preview for Nexus and Pixel devices. Like the third preview, we're not expecting much in the way of UI changes in this release. The update includes the stable version of Android 26.0.0 Support Library, as well as updates to the SDK and Android Emulator. Alternatively, you can...

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  • United States begins one month countdown to solar eclipse
United States begins one month countdown to solar eclipse

We will also show you how to make your own pinhole box viewers (safe for viewing eclipses ). Only during the one- to three-minute time span of the total eclipse phase, where the moon completely blocks the bright face of the sun, it is safe to view the eclipse without eye protection.

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  • Rauner Repeats Threat of Special Session Over School Funding
Rauner Repeats Threat of Special Session Over School Funding

Flanked by Secretary of Education Beth Purvis and Republican minority leaders from both chambers at the Thompson Center in Chicago for a Monday news conference, Rauner said House Speaker Michael Madigan, Senate President John Cullerton and other Democrats are holding IL families hostage by their refusal to move Senate Bill 1 to his desk.

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  • Android O is imminent as Google outs final developer preview
Android O is imminent as Google outs final developer preview

The company has today released Android O Developer Preview 4, featuring "near-final system images" for its compatible Pixel and Nexus devices. The final preview comes as we gear up for the release of a flood of devices that'll take us through to the end of the year.

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  • Sine Mora EX Will Take You Back to Bullet Hell in August
Sine Mora EX Will Take You Back to Bullet Hell in August

It would be just two years. Will there be another PlayStation 4 Pro? The prediction with PS5 coming late 2019 would be understandable in case you'd be having bad sales with PS4 and PS4 Pro - which is definitely not the case. I don't know if this is the way forward or not. At the moment it is not clear whether Redout for Nintendo Switch will...

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  • Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Given a $80.00 Price Target at Stifel Nicolaus
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Given a $80.00 Price Target at Stifel Nicolaus

Millie Capital Management LLC now owns 64,717 shares of the software giant's stock worth $4,022,000 after buying an additional 46,377 shares during the period. Now What?" with publication date: "July 19, 2017. Therefore 82% are positive. On average, equities analysts expect that Microsoft Corporation will post $3.25 earnings per share for the cur...

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  • Ford juices up 2018 Mustang with optional 'drag strip' mode
Ford juices up 2018 Mustang with optional 'drag strip' mode

Final performance figures for the refreshed auto have been revealed today, and it seems it's not just the styling that the 2018 Mustang borrows from its GT350 sibling . compared to the outgoing vehicle. The new 10-speed features direct-acting hydraulic controls, and boasts a wider ratio spread than the outgoing 6-speed with optimized spacing.

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  • Moon could be wetter than thought, say scientists
Moon could be wetter than thought, say scientists

Milliken and Li said their findings of a wide distribution of water-rich deposits across the surface of the moon is key, as it shows the water found in the Apollo samples isn't a "one-off". They turned to data sent to Earth by an instrument called the Moon Minerology Mapper , which India carried into orbit around the moon for NASA nearly a decad...

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