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The underwriters eventually settled on a price of $17. But it certainly hurts to have your first earnings report met with a collective "oh, snap! " - and not in the good way. Now, the company behind Snapchat is hoping to copy some of its larger rival's own practices, at least with respect to courting new users - and, with them, advertisers.
  • Isuzu MU-X Launched In India At INR 23.99 Lakh (Ex-Delhi)

    Isuzu MU-X Launched In India At INR 23.99 Lakh (Ex-Delhi)

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    Isuzu Motors India today introduced the new MU-X SUV in the Indian market, priced at Rs 23.9 lacs for the 2WD variant and Rs 25.9 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi) for the 4WD version. ISUZU is globally renowned for making tough, reliable and fuel efficient vehicles that are known to be engineered for life. " India is a key market for ISUZU globally and is also a future hub of our global manufacturing operations".
  • Microsoft shows 'versatile' Windows update

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    And, yes, despite the irrelevance of Windows Phone, Microsoft does have a new mobile strategy - it's just not what you'd expect. In Windows 8.1, placeholders, also called smart files, let users see all their files stored on OneDrive, whether those files were stored on the device or not.
  • Minecraft is now available on the Nintendo Switch

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    Avid fans of the "Minecraft" gaming franchise can now play the said game on the Nintendo Switch with the recently released "Minecraft: Switch Edition". The writer and illustrator said, "And Switch players also get an extra special something, unique to Nintendo's consoles: the Super Mario Mash-Up Pack!" "It comes with a custom crafted Mario-themed world, with all the mushrooms, man-eating plants and oversized plumbing you'd expect - and a texture pack to match".
  • Microsoft making mobile connection with Windows update

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    The feature is expected to eventually come to the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update which, until now, has been called Redstone 3. A phone icon in the Windows settings menu will prompt users to connect the software to their other devices. "If it works as well as the demos suggest, it will be successful because the reality is, we live in a heterogeneous world of Windows, Android and iOS".
  • Here's an Update on the 'Mean Girls' Musical

    Here's an Update on the 'Mean Girls' Musical

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    The "Mean Girls" musical is expected to debut on Broadway in March 2018. Fey, who wrote the film's screenplay and starred in it as Ms. Norbury, also adapted the movie for the stage. We've been rehearsing for about a month. "They just sing so loud and they dance so hard". Be the first to see this world premiere, produced by Lorne Michaels and Stuart Thompson.
  • Sonic Mania Footage Shows Knuckles In Flying Battery Zone

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    Everything about it screams classic Sonic , which is certainly not a bad thing, with familiar stages, gameplay and music given just enough of a freshen up to make them all exciting again. You can check out the new trailer that Sega dropped for folks to look over, which clocks in at one minute and one second. " Sonic Mania is the ultimate celebration of past and future, blending Genesis-era Sonic platforming with New Zones, Powerful Bosses, and three Playable Characters, all presented ...
  • Bash on Windows 10 gets support for Fedora and SuSE

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    Beyond this, build 16193 provides various improvements and fixes, and introduces some new known issues. "That's the principle behind several of the new features that will begin to roll out with the Fall Creators Update ", Terry Myerson, Microsoft executive VP for Windows and devices, wrote in a blog post detailing the update.
  • Trump says he planned to fire Comey 'regardless' of Justice recommendation

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    President Donald Trump said Thursday that he had already made a decision to fire ousted FBI Director James Comey before Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein wrote up a formal recommendation to do so. "The need for these briefings is even greater now than it was this morning, given what the president said this afternoon", he said. Trump and Comey's relationship was strained early on, in part because of the president's explosive and unsubstantiated claims that Barack Obama ...
  • Keylogger discovered preinstalled on some HP laptops

    Keylogger discovered preinstalled on some HP laptops

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    The file is rewritten every time the computer is rebooted, but there are several ways old logs could be accessed such as forensic software created to recover deleted files. For now, Modzero says that deleting the MicTray64.exe should solve the Conexant keylogger issue until an official security patch is released. Additionally, this information-leak via Covert Storage Channel enables malware authors to capture keystrokes without taking the risk of being classified as malicious task by AV ...
  • Sinclair Broadcast strikes $3.9bn deal for Tribune Media

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    Adding Tribune's stations will also expand Sinclair's reach into major cities that it didn't have a presence in before, such as NY and Chicago . It also has stakes in the Food Network and the job-search website CareerBuilder. Sinclair, which owns around 150 local TV stations , historically has focused on owning multiple stations is small markets. Tribune Media was created in 2014 when the Tribune company split its iconic broadcasting and publishing businesses into two separate companies – ...