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Apple China to replace some iPhone 6s batteries for free

Users who are facing iPhone 6s shutting down even when there is enough charge, can now contact Apple as it could be a manufacturing issue. Now before the year end, Apple has acknowledged battery anomaly in some of its iPhone 6s . It's a free service and Apple should replace the battery in no time if you're one of those affected. The device's serial number will be cross-checked against the database and if found to be among the affected batch, the owners will get the battery replaced at ...

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Thailand's parliament starts process of naming new king

Thai Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan said, "We expect an audience (with the Prince) within the next one to two days". After his father's passing, he shocked many by requesting to delay his ascension to the throne. In the current period of transition, Ms Hayu said, the late King will always have a large place in her heart. Reuters had earlier reported that the country is making preparations so that Vajiralongkorn can ascend the throne on 1 December.

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Rumors about the characteristics of the new Microsoft Surface Phone

And if they reach production, the Surface Phone will be the most powerful and flexible mobile device yet. With regards to the specifications and features , it is believed that the Microsoft Surface Phone will get a thinner but stronger build and improved performance and battery life courtesy to the Intel Kaby Lake processor.

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Microsoft Surface Phone Latest Rumors: 6 GB RAM, Snapdragon Processor, Continuum Support

Rumors mill expects that the Surface Phone will have three versions: a consumer model, a business model, and an enthusiast edition. The prototypes are powered by the Snapdragon 835 processor; the 6GB variant is expected to run X86 apps through Microsoft's Continuum mode.

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Even with holiday creep, Black Friday is a big shopping day

Kansas City shoppers headed out Friday to Zona Rosa in the Northland, the Legends, Oak Park Mall and other retail centers throughout the area to get an early start on holiday bargain hunting. " Black Friday , it's insane", she said. Christmas is exactly one month away, so shoppers will be busy crossing items off their holiday lists. In preparation for the holidays, Amazon expanded its product offerings by 30%, the equivalent of 3.6 million new products, according to 360pi, a retail pricing- ...

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Should you upgrade to an Xbox One? Portland's Black Friday deals breakdown

Here is a quick comparison between the new Xbox One S and its predecessor. Upgrading from the Xbox 360 is a no-brainer. That would make sense, because the company has already teamed up with Oculus to provide an Xbox One controller for every headset, and Windows 10 was designed with the Rift in mind.

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Touch Bar MacBook Pro teardown finds some unpleasant surprises

In lieu of going full-on touch, Apple has come up with an alternative solution by ditching the row of function keys. And after spending considerable time trying to break it open, their findings suggest Apple really, really, really doesn't want you to try to upgrade its newest computer-or even try to fix it in the event something goes wrong.

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Pedestrian killed in St. Louis

The suspect drove alongside the sergeant's marked vehicle and fired at him, Chief Sam Dotson of the St. Louis Police Department said. AFFTON, MO. - Police say they are looking into possible links between Sunday night's officer's shooting and a carjacking Saturday night.

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Thornwell's 22 leads South Carolina over SC State 92-50

After missing the first four games recovering from hernia surgery, Dowdle has piled up 684 yards rushing and a team-best seven touchdowns in the last six games. Newsome rushed for 115 yards and a touchdown while amassing a school - and Southern Conference record - 240 kickoff return yards that included a 93-yard return for a TD.

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UK could pay into EU for decade after Brexit, German minister warns

British Prime Minister Theresa May has assured that the preparation of Brexit is going on schedule and that the legal process will begin by the end of March 2017. The comments appeared to take Germany closer to the stance taken by President Hollande, who said, in October: "There must be a threat, there must be a risk, there must be a price.

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Google PhotoScan - scan your old photos onto your smartphone

Google has introduced a new app called PhotoScan , which scans your printed photos and converts them into high-resolution digital images. All you do is aim the camera in front of the photo you want digitized and select it. What does PhotoScan by Google Photos do? If you need to make some tweaks to your scanned photos (or any photos), improved editing tools are rolling out in the Photos app today.

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Howard sidelined against Bucks because of quad contusion

Paul Millsap led the Hawks with 21 points and eight rebounds . The nine points allowed were a season-low for any quarter. Just before signing a three-year, $70.5 million deal with Atlanta , Howard called his mother to tell her he was turning his back on Atlanta for big bucks elsewhere.

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There will be three iPhone 8 in 2017, says KGI analyst

The smart glasses Apple is said to be developing will lean heavily on augmented reality, and will present information to its users by relaying information gleaned from an iPhone, according to Bloomberg . It is expected to come with the more powerful Apple 10 Fusion and bigger battery. According to its latest 10k filing, Apple's overall sales declined by 30% year over year in the Greater China region for its fiscal 2016 fourth quarter ended September 24, 2016.

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Facebook and Google to stop ads from appearing on fake news sites

The two companies have been taking a lot of heat for facilitating the spread of fake news that might have swayed voters' decisions. Google says it plans to crack down on the number of fake news sites found in its search results by prohibiting those sites from using its ad-selling software, according to the Wall Street Journal .

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Apple Highlights Mac Apps Updated With Support for MacBook Pro Touch Bar

Curious to try out the MacBook Pro's new Touch Bar but don't want to drop two grand on a new computer? The Apple MacBook Pro 2016 without Touch Bar and Touch ID boasts of a powerful model in a lightweight design. Apple is a company that releases consumer electronics for the masses, and yet curiously, the company is being criticized for not taking a design cue from Microsoft and releasing a $3,000 desktop/tablet hybrid that is unquestionably a niche product targeted for a subset of ...

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S.Korea president to miss APEC summit amid political turmoil

If that's the case, the appointment of a new prime minister with more power and the establishment of a bipartisan cabinet would be meaningless. There is a public outcry in South Korea that Choi, Park's friend, is involved in numerous government's crucial decisions, and may have played a vital role in the appointment of senior government officials.

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Apple to Unveil New 'Jet White' iPhone 7 Color Option?

The information was shared with Japanese site Macotakara by supply chain sources. With a 7H hardness rating, GLASS protects the iPhone 7 from nicks and scratches and with an optical transparency rating at 90%, which allows the user to enjoy the raw beauty the Jet Black iPhone 7 .

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Millions celebrate Cubs' World Series triumph

The city is honoring and celebrating the World Series Champion Chicago Cubs with a rally and parade this afternoon, and it's already a complete madhouse, with hundreds of fans lining up hours before the gates even opened, just to be the first to catch of glimpse of the historic baseball team.

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Is Internet Being Shut Down ? No, Internet Was Under Attack

Other sites affected were Etsy, Github, Vox, Spotify, Airbnb and Reddit. The affect is however confined to the Eastern part of America and some of the European countries. A company representative could not immediately be reached to clarify Dyn's statement, made via Twitter, on the outages. The massive outage drew the attention of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which said Friday that it was "investigating all potential causes" of the attack.

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MacBook Pro 2016 : 4 Important Things You Need to Know

The trackpad is twice the size as compared to the previous Apple MacBook Pro that we have seen. (NASDAQ:AAPL) rumor mill today is details for the MacBook Pro's Retina Touch Bar. The top-of-the-line 15-inch MacBook Pro , for example, costs an eye-popping $4,299 - without tax, and with no preinstalled software. In the Mail app, the touch screen shows reply options, automatically suggests words and phrases and shows a menu of the user's commonly used emoji .

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Windows 10 to bring 3-D to two-dimensional experiences

Alongside the new additions to their Surface lineup, the other big reveal to come out of Microsoft's NY hardware showcase concerned how the tech giant plan to approach the growing VR market. The Windows 10 update will be released in early 2017 and "will enable anyone to create, share and experience in 3-D and mixed reality", the company said in a statement.

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IPhone 8: May Feature Intel Processor and OLED Display

That said, Foxconn has also been working on glass backs, but Biel is reportedly ahead with its technology. With the iPhone 7 just barely on shelves across the world, why the heck not start speculating about the next incarnation of the iPhone now, a year before it will be available for purchase? One of the decisions the Cupertino-based company must take for the next year's iPhone is the size of the display and if it would be wise to launch three versions of its flagships in 2017.

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Apple to Release New App Focused on TV Show Discovery

The new app is said to offer a unified experience to discover and access TV shows and movies on one single platform. It'll automatically download the app to all your devices (which could be a problem if you're as tight on space as I am).

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Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC) Now Covered by Aegis

On 01/27/2016, Analysts were suspecting EPS of $1.23/share where Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) reported its Actual EPS of $1.2. Analysts estimates usually exclude special items. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. At present, Norfolk Southern Corporation has a dividend yield of 2.53% * with a payout ratio of 43.90% *.

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Lions host Washington in search of third straight win

Detroit's touchdown came from Zach Zenner, who has been given three more carries than veteran Justin Forsett . He didn't get too much help from a receiving corp who added a few more drops to their league-leading total, although Marvin Jones did have a fantastic grab on a flawless ball despite being interfered with by Josh Norman .

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AT&T agrees to buy Time Warner for more than $80B

An AT&T-Time Warner merger would add another player on that level to the ever-consolidating media landscape. AT&T wants to get its hands on Time Warner and they want to do it by this Monday. Time Warner Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes rejected an $80 billion offer from Twenty-First Century Fox Inc in 2014, but sources said on Friday that the former suitor had no plans to renew its bid.

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Helicopter crash in Siberia kills 19

Russian official said 22 people were aboard the Mi-8 helicopter that was traveling from Vankor oil and gas field to Staryi Yrengoi in the Yamalo-Nenets region when it crashed. The twin-engined Mi-8 series is the most successful Russian helicopter model, with more than 12,000 produced since it was first built in the late 1960s.

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Apple sues accessory makers for selling counterfeits

Mobile Star didn't respond to an email seeking comment. The products concerned were sold by Amazon directly, and not by a third-party Marketplace seller. In its lawsuit , Apple alleges that counterfeit power products "pose an immediate threat to consumer safety". Still, Apple points to several customer reviews on Amazon's site that claim the accessories overheat, smolder, and in some cases catch fire.

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Qualcomm announces the first 5G modem for mobile devices

According to Qualcomm, the Snapdragon X50 5G will be available in first half of 2018 and is created to support original equipment manufacturers that are building cellular devices to work on the 5G network. The Snapdragon X50 can be used for multi-mode 4G and 5G mobile broadband, as well as fixed wireless broadband devices. Qualcomm is early to the 5G party given most telecom carriers aren't gearing up to offer 5G services until 2020, but it's not unprecedented for Qualcomm to be an early ...

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'Killer clowns' craze set to worsen before Halloween, police warn

Superintendent Duncan Greenhalgh said several clown sightings had been reported to the force and their presence had "scared" and "intimidated" people. "Dressing up as a clown to scare people may seem like a joke, but it is no laughing matter", Cumbria Superintendent Mark Pannone said. On Sunday, Cumbria Police said it received nine clown-related reports including one who was holding a knife and another a stick.