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Microsoft Overtakes Amazon as Second Most Valuable US Company

Microsoft Corp regained its spot as the second most valuable US company on Friday after a disappointing quarterly report from Amazon.com wiped $65 billion (roughly Rs. 4.6 lakh crores) off the online retailer’s market capitalisation. Apple tops the list at over $1 trillion (roughly Rs. 73 lakh crores) after crossing that threshold in September. Microsoft’s market capitalisation was Wall Street’s highest […]

Games

Pokemon Go Gets Adventure Sync, Allows for Background Steps Counting

Niantic has introduced a new feature in Pokemon Go that counts steps of users even in the background, and syncs with health apps on Android and iOS to allow for measurement of data. Earlier, Pokemon Go allowed counting of steps only when the phone was awake, but after the introduction of this feature called ‘Adventure Sync’ it will […]

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Benefits Of Moving From Reactive To Preventive Mainteance

The operation of numerous business endeavors is depended on the continual and proper function of various machines and tools. If the machines and equipment necessary for a business to operate begin to falter, then production slows or ceases as maintenance crews react to these issues. A wiser approach to maintenance would be in instil steady […]

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3 Tips for Buying Ribbon Mixers

Ribbon mixers are some of the most popular industrial blending machines on the market. But what if you’ve never purchased one before? How can you learn to recognize a great mixer when you see it? Here are just a few tips for making a smart purchase decision when you’re shopping for ribbon mixers. 1. Establish […]

Gadgets

Misfit Vapor 2 Smartwatch With Built-in GPS, NFC Support Launched

Misfit Vapor 2 has been launched has the latest smartwatch in the company’s lineup. The Misfit Vapor 2 is a Wear OS smartwatch priced at $249.99 (roughly Rs. 18,300). It is a successor to the Misfit Vapor that was launched by the Fossil-owned brand last year. The Vapor 2 brings features such as GPS and NFC – two features […]

Computer

Windows 10 October 2018 Update Hit by ZIP File Bug Spotted Months Before Release

Windows 10 October 2018 Update’s launch was rocky to say the least, with bugs popping up immediately after release, and one severe enough to delete user data upon installation. This caused Microsoft to suspend the rollout until it could fix the issue, and industry-wide outrage at the lack of quality control on part of the Redmond giant in fixing bugs that had already […]

Computer

SK Hynix Posts Record Third-Quarter Profit as Chip Outlook Dims

South Korea’s SK Hynix posted record third-quarter operating profit on Thursday despite softer chip prices, beating expectations thanks to a seasonal sales boost for mobile devices and strong server demand. The world’s No.2 memory chipmaker said July-September operating profit rose 73 percent year-on-year to KRW 6.5 trillion ($5.7 billion). That compared with a KRW 6.3 trillion average forecast from […]

Apps

Snap Hires Two Executives to Take Over From Departing Imran Khan

Snap hired two executives to take on the responsibilities of departing Chief Strategy Officer Imran Khan, adding technology-industry veterans to help bulk up its advertising business and build partnerships. Jeremi Gorman, formerly head of global advertising sales at Amazon.com, will be chief business officer. Jared Grusd, who was chief executive officer of the Huffington Post and […]

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Deaeration methods for boilers

The steam boiler has been in use for well over 100 years, propelling locomotives and ships, operating heavy machinery and providing heat for factories, offices, warehouses, commercial buildings and homes. One serious problem in steam boilers is corrosion. A byproduct of creating steam is dissolved oxygen. For metallic components such as iron and steel, the […]

Facebook

Facebook Report Shows Backers of US Political Ads

Facebook on Tuesday released the first of what it promised will be routine reports showing who is behind US political ads seen at the social network or its Instagram service. An Ad Archive Report launched online provided information including numbers of ads and how much money was spent. It featured tools for searching the archive for specific advertisers, […]