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  • India has the potential to become our top revenue generator by next year: Florian Seiche, CEO, HMD Global

    October 31, 2017 7:30 PM 59

    It feels like a continuation to me since I have been co-leading this from the beginning. The part that we are most excited about the journey so far is the consumer feedback on the phones because it’s been phenomenal. Two key initiatives going forward are – making a very strong impact through portfolio expansion in smartphones and geographical expansion

  • Production suspended on the sixth season of House of Cards following Spacey allegations

    October 31, 2017 7:26 PM 54

    Online streaming service Netflix and show producers Media Rights Capital (MRC) said in a statement that the suspension would continue until "further notice". The statement, issued on Tuesday, read: "MRC and Netflix have decided to suspend production on House Of Cards season six, until further notice, to give us time to review the current situation and to address

  • ‘House of Cards’ suspends production indefinitely amid Kevin Spacey scandal

    October 31, 2017 7:26 PM 55

    “House of Cards,” which helped transform the way we watch TV, is meeting a particularly unceremonious end. Amid a scandal involving lead actor Kevin Spacey, Netflix and production company Media Rights Capital said in a statement Tuesday that they would suspend production on the political drama’s sixth season “until further notice, to give us time to review

  • 'House of Cards' filming suspended amid Spacey allegation

    October 31, 2017 7:26 PM 58

    The suspension of filming on "House of Cards" Tuesday in response to allegations that star Kevin Spacey made sexual advances on a teen boy is a rare move in an industry that puts commerce first. Shows are infrequently derailed by concerns other than their ratings performance, said TV historian and former network executive Tim Brooks. "It usually depends

  • Apple iOS 11.1 and watchOS 4.1 are here: What’s new?

    October 31, 2017 7:17 PM 69

    Apple has rolled out new versions of its mobile operating systems for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Apple Watch. iOS 11.1 delivers the long-promised new emoji as well as some important security fixes for iDevice owners. The 70 new characters available, include “I love you” in American Sign Language, a mermaid, wizard, vampire and a fairy. There are new animals

  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds launches December 12 on Xbox One

    October 31, 2017 6:58 PM 65

    One of PC gaming’s biggest hits is finally making the leap to consoles when PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (read my early access review) goes live on Xbox One on December 12 for $30. The unfinished battle royal shooter will launch as part of the Xbox Games Preview program, which is similar to the Early Access portal that PUBG is available through on Steam

  • Mystery of the 'monster' planet half the size of the sun astronomers say should not exist

    October 31, 2017 6:10 PM 66

    A 'monster' planet, which should in theory not exist, has been discovered orbiting a faint dwarf star far, far away, surprised astronomers have revealed. The existence of the gassy giant challenges long-standing theories that such a big planet - about the size of Jupiter - cannot be formed around a star so small. Artist's impression of the planet NGTS-

  • Qualcomm dips on risk of losing Apple, Intel gains

    October 31, 2017 4:13 PM 59

    (Reuters) - Shares in Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) fell as much as 8 percent on Tuesday after reports that Apple Inc (AAPL.O) would not use its modem chips in iPhones and iPads from next year. Qualcomm has been a supplier of components to Apple for years but the relationship took a bad turn earlier this year when Apple accused Qualcomm of overcharging for chips

  • Nokia 2 India Launch, OnePlus 5T Press Render, Oppo F5 Is Flipkart-Exclusive, and More: Your 360 Daily

    October 31, 2017 4:04 PM 57

    The new Nokia aka HMD Global further broadened its smartphone line-up on Tuesday with the launch of the entry-level Nokia 2 in India. While the Nokia 2 price in India is not yet known, the company said the handset will launch at a global average price of EUR 99 (roughly Rs. 7,500), which will be available mid-November. Though we don’t have an exact India

  • Cancer Patients Should Not Have to Choose Between Treatment and Work

    October 31, 2017 3:21 PM 66

    In the three years since being diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer, I’ve lost track of all the tests and treatments I’ve undergone. Lately, besides the six-month scans to make sure I remain in remission, I also deal with the spot checks — a cyst here, an ache there — that require additional follow-up. Today’s scan was one of those extras. My doctor