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Update on the accident that killed 2 at IMSU juction, here’s what really happened – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

Update on the accident that killed 2 at IMSU juction, here’s what really happened – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/At least two persons lost their lives, with another person taken to the emergency unit of an undisclosed hospital after a truck rammed into a tricycle at the Imo State University (IMSU) Junction on the Owerri-Okigwe Expressway on Monday.Eyewitnesses told Punch at the scene of the auto crash on Tuesday that one of the victims, identified as Kelechi, was until her death an employee of the Imo Civil Guard, a state-owned security formation.According to one of the sources, Kelechi, a traffic officer posted to IMSU Junction, had closed from her shift and boarded a tricycle to her residence when the trailer rammed into the tricycle.It was learnt that the driver of the heavy duty vehicle without a number plate, which was coming into the state capital from Okigwe, ha...
SwiftKey Update Brings Emoji Prediction, ‘Oxygen’ Themes, and More Languages

SwiftKey Update Brings Emoji Prediction, ‘Oxygen’ Themes, and More Languages

Gadget & Techology
SOURCE:macrumors.comMicrosoft today released an update for SwiftKey that includes a handful of new features including emoji prediction and enhancements to 3D Touch gestures. Users who tap on the emoji key will now see a new prediction panel that automatically suggests up to 18 relevant emoji depending on what they type, saving them the trouble of searching through the entire list. The update also includes eight new "Oxygen" themes adding up to a spectrum of vibrant colors for SwiftKey keyboards. The new hues can be found in the Design section of the app and include Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Light Blue, Blue, Purple, and Pink. In addition, Microsoft said it had made substantial improvements to the responsiveness of 3D Touch gestures in SwiftKey on supporting iPhones, including those...
Bear Notes 1.2.2 Update Brings Text Highlighting, Multiple Windows, and More

Bear Notes 1.2.2 Update Brings Text Highlighting, Multiple Windows, and More

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SOURCE:macrumors.comPopular note-taking platform Bear received an update on Wednesday across Mac and iOS that adds a number of community-requested features to the Apple Notes rival. Top of the feature list in version 1.2.2 is the ability to highlight parts of notes in a neon color to indicate importance, by bracketing text in "::" tags. Over on the Mac, it's now possible to break out Bear notes into separate windows for easy reference between multiple entries, simply by double-clicking them in the notes list. To simplify organization, Bear 1.2.2 also has a new option to edit note tags right from the sidebar and notes list. To do this on Mac, click a tag in the sidebar to view all notes with that tag, and then right-click any note and select "Remove tag (X)". The same option can be acc...
Apple Releases Minor watchOS 3.2.3 Update for Apple Watch

Apple Releases Minor watchOS 3.2.3 Update for Apple Watch

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SOURCE:macrumors.comApple today released a new software update for the Apple Watch, upgrading watchOS 3.2.2 to watchOS 3.2.3. The watchOS 3.2.3 update comes two months after the release of watchOS 3.2.2, which introduced bug fixes. watchOS 3.2.3 can be downloaded through the dedicated Apple Watch app on the iPhone by going to General --> Software Update. To install the update, the Apple Watch must have 50 percent battery, it must be placed on the charger, and it must be in range of the iPhone. An iPhone running iOS 10 or later is required to download the new software, but it is available for all Apple Watch models. During the beta testing period for watchOS 3.2.3, no major changes or new outward-facing features were discovered, so watchOS 3.2.3, like watchOS 3.2.2 appears to focus mai...
Latest WhatsApp Update Brings Pinned Chat and Multi-Format File Sharing Features

Latest WhatsApp Update Brings Pinned Chat and Multi-Format File Sharing Features

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SOURCE:macrumors.comThe latest update to WhatsApp Messenger rolled out on iOS on Sunday and adds a couple of notable new features, one of which is the ability to share files of any type within conversations. Version 2.17.40 of WhatsApp is the first to allow any file type to be sent using the Document option in the Share menu. Previously files were limited to PDF documents, but now the only limitation is file size, which is officially 100MB. It's also now possible to pin chats to the top of the chat list to quickly find important conversation threads. To pin a chat, swipe right on the chat and tap the pin icon. Additionally, users can now tap and hold on groups of multiple photos they've received to quickly forward or delete them. Version 2.17.40 also includes a couple of new hidden ...
AppDynamics update pinpoints performance issues inside Docker containers

AppDynamics update pinpoints performance issues inside Docker containers

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SOURCE:techcrunch.comAppDynamics released an update today with a nod towards the growing trend of containerization. The company, which was purchased by Cisco earlier this year for $3.7 billion, wants to help customers using Docker containers pinpoint performance issues. The problem with containers is that there is just so many of them. Containers enable developers to break down a monolithic application into a set of much smaller micro services, but that raises a whole set of challenges when it comes to tracking performance issues inside a particular container, according to Matt Chotin, head of developer initiatives at AppDynamics. If you go to the root of the problem, consumers using your application don’t really care how you’re deploying it. They only care whether it’s working or
Messaging App Viber Overhauls Third-Party Chat Extensions in Latest Update

Messaging App Viber Overhauls Third-Party Chat Extensions in Latest Update

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SOURCE:macrumors.comPopular messaging platform Viber announced an update to its mobile app today that includes an overhaul of its Chat Extensions feature, offering users access to a raft of sources of third-party content right from within the chat window. Starting today, directly in their private chat screen, users can find and share their favorite videos from YouTube, songs from Spotify, the perfect stay from Booking.com and soon compelling original content from VICE Media. Alongside these providers, users can find other valuable content to enrich their conversations from GIPHY, Guggy and Getty Images.One of the feature's being highlighted by the company is the addition of the YouTube extension. Viber said YouTube videos were among the most popular form of link-sharing among its use...
YouTube at VidCon: New VR Format, Mobile App Update, YouTube TV Rollout Continues

YouTube at VidCon: New VR Format, Mobile App Update, YouTube TV Rollout Continues

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SOURCE:macrumors.comYouTube made several announcements at the annual VidCon convention in California on Thursday, covering VR, YouTube TV, new original series, and a number of changes coming to the YouTube web and app interface. First up, YouTube announced a brand new high resolution video format called VR180 that it said would make VR content easier to create. VR180 works on both mobile and desktop, and focuses on what is in front of the viewer, allowing them to turn 90 degrees either side of their field of vision. The videos transition to a VR experience when viewed with Google Cardboard, Daydream, and PSVR, which enable users to view the images stereoscopically in 3-D, where near things look near, and far things appear far. For creators, you’ll be able to set up and film your vide
Sling TV Update Brings Cloud DVR Service to iPhone and iPad

Sling TV Update Brings Cloud DVR Service to iPhone and iPad

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SOURCE:macrumors.comOnline streaming television service Sling TV has made its cloud DVR feature available on iOS for the first time. The latest version of the Sling TV app for iPhone and iPad includes the ability to record shows and movies on the majority of available channels. The feature made its way onto Apple TV in April. The service's DVR "First Look" option costs an extra $5 per month on top of a regular Sling TV subscription and gets users 50 hours of cloud storage. Once that space has been filled, older recordings are automatically deleted to make way for new ones. When a user opts to record an episode of a TV series, they can set the app to record new episodes as well or only the chosen one. Alternatively, they can download entire series, while specific recordings can be prot...
Google Glass is apparently still around and just got its first update in nearly three years

Google Glass is apparently still around and just got its first update in nearly three years

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SOURCE:techcrunch.comDust off your Google Glasses, those who still have them, the $1500 face computer is back in the spotlight today with a few updates. Today, in its first update since September 2014, Google Glass just got a “MyGlass” companion app update, some bug fixes and now supports Bluetooth. That means the new “XE23” version can now hook up mice, keyboards and other Bluetooth-enabled objects to their Glass device. The app update rolled out yesterday and, in an even bigger surprise, the firmware update for Glass came out today. So, Glass is alive? Well, yes, but it never really died. Despite seeming to go the way of the Dodo (you can’t buy it anymore and Google shut down the website in 2015), it never really left us, it just “graduated” from Google X after failing to capture