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Apple Watch Series 3 will track your shredding on the slopes

Apple Watch Series 3 will track your shredding on the slopes

The updated apps are available in the App Store now. The update enables the Apple Watch to track ski performance by combining the Global Positioning System and altitude measuring. Using the new APIs and the Watch 3's built-in Global Positioning System and altimeter, they now offer the ability to track vertical descent, horizontal distance, number of runs, average and maximum speeds, and calories burned.



"Terrorist attack" in city center of Burkina Faso capital

Jean-Marc Châtaigner, France's ambassador to West Africa's Sahel region, tweeted:"Terrorist attack this morning in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso: solidarity with colleagues and Burkinabe friends". A crisis center was set up at the ministry in Paris to monitor the situation, he said, adding that the safety of French citizens in Ouagadougou "is my priority".


Instagram Code Hints at Upcoming Video and Voice Calling

Instagram Code Hints at Upcoming Video and Voice Calling

APKs often show files for unreleased features that are lying dormant in an app waiting to be surfaced when the company is ready to launch them. Back in January, the blog WAbetainfo reported that Instagram was adding a video calling feature.


Kroger's Fred Meyer to stop selling guns to buyers under age 21

Kroger's Fred Meyer to stop selling guns to buyers under age 21

Dick's CEO Edward Stack said the company's thoughts are prayers are with the victims of the Parkland school shooting. What did representatives at each company say about directly linking their actions to the Parkland, Fla., school shooting? "We're already one of the most heavily regulated industries federally in the united states and these companies are looking to impose additional rules that are not part of the federal regulation, the federal regulation is already very strict about ...


Google not bound to vet websites, says German court

Google not bound to vet websites, says German court

In the latest version of its transparency report on these requests, Google has revealed that it's a common issue: Europeans have requested that Google delist more than 2.4 million URLs from its search engine. The company delisted 293 of the URLs, but after the requester asked them to delist several other pages related to his separate conviction for forging documents, Google re-reviewed the original document he submitted as proof of his innocence in the benefits case, and discovered ...


Why Samsung's Galaxy S9 Has a Better Screen Than Apple's iPhone X

Why Samsung's Galaxy S9 Has a Better Screen Than Apple's iPhone X

Just like the dual aperture cameras, the Galaxy S9 screen has no obvious weakness, setting or matching a grand total of ten records for things like absolute color accuracy, native color gamut, contrast ratio, screen reflectance, and brightness variation with viewing angle.