Choi Soon-sil was found guilty of abuse of power, bribery and meddling in state affairs by the Seoul Central District Court , and judge Kim Se-yoon said: "The accused is sentenced to 20 years in prison". She was convicted of bribing South Korean conglomerates including Samsung, in a scandal that triggered chaos among the country's political and business elite.
Qualcomm , a company that is well known for smartphone chipsets, has announced a new Snapdragon X24 LTE modem . Qualcomm says its wireless edge services are created to meet the requirements of enterprise and industrial IoT customers to securely provision, connect and manage long life-cycles of smart wireless devices through their cloud platforms.
That means, as a rough estimate, it would take less than a week of iPhone sales to eclipse Google's entire 2017 Pixel shipments. The plan for Pixel is ambitious, but it may already be too late - Google should have built its own phones years ago.
After you screenshot someone's story, a tiny camera shutter icon will show up next to your username in the list of people who have viewed it. That being said, Instagram hasn't officially announced the feature and may end up scrapping it rather than making it available to all users.
It just so happens that Timberlake did have something special coming up for McKenna. "The lady told us we were in a good section but we didn't know Justin would be there", he admits. Once there, the teenager admits he struggled to get his phone to work to capture the selfie that would make him famous around the world. "Oh my god", McKenna said as soon as he heard JT's voice over speaker phone.
Microsoft says that the new Game Bar makes it easier to find what you are looking for and functions like captures, toggling your microphone and camera, and editing the title of your Mixer stream are all available from new buttons. Diagnostic Data improvements: The new Diagnostic Data Viewer, which was introduced in the Insider build 17083 will soon let you delete all the Windows diagnostic data associated with your device.
The Snapchat messaging app owner said its revenue rose 72 per cent to $285m in the three months to the end of December, beating analyst expectations, while its net loss widened to $350m, or 28 cents per share. SEE ALSO: Snapchat opens Snap Store in app. It's a significant boost in users since the third quarter of 2017, when Snapchat added just 4.5 million DAUs.
Cisco , Apple , Aon, and Allianz are bringing together the key pieces needed to manage cyber risk: security technology, secure devices, cybersecurity domain expertise, and enhanced cyber insurance . "Ransomware is an evolving risk that impacts every level of an enterprise". We can provide customers with guidance on what cyber defenses, resources and processes to deploy to improve their cyber posture.
Authorities rushed to a third-floor apartment at 247 Prospect St. and found the boys. 'All crime scenes are grisly. A prosecutor said Sanders denied killing her children, but human blood was found on her hands, The Enterprise reports.
It is a very intense competition, having games every two or three days. "It is very important to rest our bodies and clear our minds and come back to prepare for the next game fresh and relaxed". Wagner said: "I don't like that we are now in the bottom three - but to be totally honest, I think it makes it easier because now we are the team who can chase the other ones".
According to Strategy Analytics , there was 1 percent growth in smartphone shipments (setting a 1.5 billion unit record high). The trend was very visible in developed markets such as China and the U.S., where consumers did not rush to upgrade their devices to the newer generation of higher-priced flagship phones.
There are no ads and children can't make purchases. Since parents are given control of their child's account, Facebook asserted that Messenger Kids would be filling a "need for a messaging app that lets kids connect with people they love but also has the level of control parents want".
These processors are specifically designed for a single computational task, as opposed to the multi-purpose processors we now use in our phones and computers. Samsung said it expects its Foundry arm to be "number two" in the business. This news comes after Samsung overtook Intel to become world's biggest seller of chipsets.
The device was originally supposed to go on sale past year and was ultimately delayed, but Apple has finally confirmed that the HomePod release date is just around the corner. Sound Quality: HomePod features a large, Apple-designed woofer for deep, clean bass, a custom array of seven beam-forming tweeters that provide pure high frequency acoustics with directional control, and powerful technologies that preserve the richness and intent of original recordings.
Sanders continued, "And he is I think looking for some attention". Appearing on Fox & Friends Tuesday morning, press secretary Sarah Sanders said Congress must pass a continuing resolution now, then try to find a bipartisan deal on immigration afterward.
Meanwhile, keep an eye on the upcoming software update released by Apple that patches the bug. Still the lesson in all of this remains the same: Do not click on links sent in iMessages from unknown users, as they could have a malicious link attached to them.
For example, Google yesterday reported that it had developed a "moonshot" mitigation for Spectre that has no material effect on the workload performance of its cloud customers. "We are working closely with them to correct an issue that paused the distribution of patches for some older AMD processors (AMD Opteron, Athlon and AMD Turion X2 Ultra families) earlier this week", Papermaster wrote".
Each of these handsets is expected to be unveiled soon, but there is some uncertainty whether Sony will showcase them at the CES next week or during MWC in February. As for the XA2 Ultra , the smartphone may have the same rear camera along with dual 15MP front-facing cameras, which too may be able to record 4K videos.
After calling for back up, police entered the man's hotel room and noticed ammunition. "The safety and security of our guests and colleagues is our top priority, and consistent with the hotel's prepared security plans, heightened measures are in place on New Year's Eve", hotel manager Tom Netting said in a statement reported by the Houston Chronicle.
But now that Christmas has passed, the focus turns to the cold temperatures and the bitterly cold wind chills that have moved in for this week. If you have to be outside, wear plenty of warm clothing. Wind chill values as low as -26. "Very cold wind chills expected", reported the weather service. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 miles per hour in the morning.
No release date has been announced. The game will also reportedly feature numerous professors from the books, but there's no word on whether Harry and the gang are going to make an appearance at this time. But sometimes the lovely guessing games our phones play with our messaging can yield something attractive, in this case a Harry Potter chapter written entirely using predictive text .
Now all the people who are using smartphones running Android Lollipop will get Google Assistant very soon in their devices. Google had first introduced Assistant on the Pixel and Pixel XL devices in October 2016. The company's voice search interface exists on phones, watches, TVs , cars, and in standalone smart speakers, but the company has never done a great job of capturing the entire 2 billion-strong Android market.
Upon further examination, Myng concluded that the keylogging software was disabled by default in HP laptops but could be activated by anyone with access to a computer. "They replied terrifically fast, confirmed the presence of the keylogger and released an update that removes the trace". At the time of writing there was no updates yet available for some of the affected laptops.
If you like The Last Guardian , you will be happy to know a standalone VR experience is to be released very soon. Sony also announced that Wipeout: Omega Collection is coming to PlayStation VR . God Of War, Dreams , Detroit: Beyond Human (now confirmed for spring 2018), and Death Stranding were shown again but were basically the same demos as before.
Yet major record labels say the growth would be even more significant if not for YouTube , which they criticize for not compensating them enough, considering how much people use the site to listen to tunes. It requires you to opt out a subscription plan and you will become a premium user of the service. YouTube has already been contacting artists for help promoting the service.
But, if past installments are any indication, this new entry should be an action-adventure hack and slash title. With the Nintendo Switch showing no signs of slowing down in terms of sales, a third Bayonetta game would likely perform well on the Switch if there are a lot of Platinum fans that have been looking for a game.
A deal for the app, which identifies songs and other media by matching its soundwaves to a large database, is expected to be announced by Monday. Of course, nothing has been confirmed either by Apple or Shazam . The app quickly became one of the most popular smartphone apps when it launched in 2009. During its September 2017 earnings report, Shazam posted $54 million in revenue over the course of its 2016 fiscal year, a turnaround from its previous two years.
If you have an Apple TV or similar device, you can use the iOS app to stream content directly to your TV, whilst we wait for the native Apple TV Prime Video app. First of all, although we are not investment analysts by any means, it makes for interesting viewing to look at the comparative five-year market summaries for Amazon vs.
The classic series takes a leap forward in visual presentation inMega Man 11 with a 2.5D design direction introducing handsome, completely hand-drawn characters and environments. If you simply can't wait for Mega Man 11 , you'll have some other Mega Man games to play between now and then. And there've been sequels up to fairly recently, with Mega Man 10 , a downloadable, 8-bit retro throwback dropping in 2010.
The retail giant debuted software tools on Monday called Amazon (amzn) Sumerian that are meant to help coders more easily build virtual reality and augmented reality apps using 3D computer graphics. Amazon's Sumerian tool is available in limited preview started today. Such applications typically run on mobile devices, in web browsers or specialised headsets such as the Facebook-produced Oculus Rift .
Citing sources, Bloomberg claimed that the Qualcomm board is likely to advise shareholders to reject the deal, while also claiming that any potential deal could run into regulatory problems. The Financial Times is reporting that Broadcom is planning to acquire NXP, as well as Qualcomm . The forward price-to-earnings ratio for Broadcom recently stood at 14.6, slightly above its 13.5 average.
This time around, per a report by Japan's Nikkei , Son's SoftBank became concerned it would lose control should T-Mobile tmus take over Sprint. Sprint's stock slumped 9.3 percent Monday. A deal between Overland Park, Kansas-based Sprint and Bellevue, Washington-based T-Mobile would be certain to attract heavy scrutiny from regulators, since it would reduce the four largest carriers in the country to three.
Game 2 of the 2017 World Series between the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers was a classic for myriad reasons ( GameTracker ). Thanks to Astros player Cameron Maybin for stealing a base in Game 2 of the World Series , everyone in the U.S.