Tweet longer: Twitter officially moves to a 280 character limit

Timrasett along with another user going by name HackneyYT broke Twitter's character limit with a message that begins "People!" The company is loosening its word limit after feedback showing that those in their 280-character experimental group got more retweets, likes and followers when they got more space.

Qualcomm poised for fight with Broadcom

We note that Broadcom's bid is independent of Qualcomm's success in closing its bid for NXP. Specifically Broadcom is offering to pay $70.00 per Qualcomm share, with $60.00 being in cash and $10.00 per share in Broadcom shares. The proposed deal comes at a time when there has been significant consolidation within the chipset market, driven by greater demand for smartphones and connected devices.

Mobile and Sprint finally, officially, say they definitely won't merge

T-Mobile US Inc. Details of the offer are unknown, but it's said that Sprint's board spent Thursday discussing this whole merger situation. The fact that both the companies announced the canceled collaboration at the same time, may indicate that there can be a future discussion between the companies about merging once again.

Talks to merge Sprint and T-Mobile in jeopardy over control dispute

Deutsche Telekom AG and SoftBank have outstretched a stand-off to their talks for merging T-mobile US Inc and Sprint Corporation on how many shares each one of them would hold in the amalgamation, a told by people known with the matter to Reuters.

FREE Taco Bell Doritos Locos Taco November 1

What is: Maybin followed that single by stealing second base, winning free tacos for America. See additional details on their website . It's part of Taco Bell's "Steal a Base, Steal a Taco" promotion during the World Series. Taco Bell's " Steal a Base, Steal a Taco " promotion has become a popular deal for the fast-food chain. The fine print also says limit one per customer, and while supplies last.

Group voice calls the next new feature coming to WhatsApp

The references for the same were spotted in the iOS beta version 2.17.70. This is a fast article to inform you about a new internal WhatsApp project to implement in the next updates. WhatsApp could soon enable users to make group video and voice calls directly from the app. The Facebook-owned messaging app has been adding a lot of feature for its over 1 billion users.

LAPD Investigating Accusation Of 2013 Rape By Harvey Weinstein

It also prompted dozens of alleged victims of Weinstein's actions to come forward. A representative for Weinstein has stated, that allegations of non-consensual sex are unequivocally denied by Mr. They didn't cross paths again until the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, which she was attending in support of " 12 Years a Slave ". Now, the NYPD says that along with "several other new allegations made in recent days", they're also exploring a claim by actress Lucia Stoller, who says ...

Dow closes above 23000 mark in 54-day run-up

Packaged food and beverage companies were also big laggards. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has been on a bullish tear (climbing above 23,000) since early September (when it was below 22,000), and it doesn't show any signs of slowing down.

Facebook Chief Operating Officer Supports Releasing Russia-linked Advertisements

One of Facebook's top executives met Wednesday with House members investigating the company's Russia-linked ads and told them the social media giant is serious about dealing with the issue. Officials from Facebook and the committee did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Sandberg acknowledged that the company had erred in how it handled the issue of foreign interference a year ago.

Ben Roethlisberger throws five interceptions in loss to the Jaguars

The Jacksonville Jaguars went to Pittsburgh looking to improve their record to 3-2 for better positioning in the AFC South. So it was no surprise that both defenses got the job done in the first half. That's not exactly playing to the receiver's strengths. Lee is the Jaguars' second-leading receiver (13 catches for 159 yards) behind Allen Hurns (16 catches, 186 yards, two TDs).

Google Assistant Released on Play Store, But There's Nothing to Rejoice

Amidst yesterday;s reveal of a plethora of Google products including the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL , Google Home Mini , and the Google Home Max , Google appears to have quietly removed the Android Wear section from its online store.

Speaker Assistant to Ship to Devices as Early as October 19?

With leaks dating back months, and most details accidentally revealed by Walmart yesterday, the launch of the Google Home Mini did not surprise us today. It also has lights at the top, which will let you know when the Home Mini is in the middle of interacting. The speaker will be going up for sale in December (the same time as Apple's HomePod ) for $399 in the USA, and will be heading to other countries early next year.

Following Equifax Breach, AG Sends Data Security Inquiries to Experian, TransUnion

The legislation has been endorsed by several organizations including the National Consumer Law Center, U.S. Public Interest Research Group, Consumer Action, Americans for Financial Reform, National Association of Consumer Advocates and the Consumer Federation of America.

Google enters India's digital payments market with mobile app called 'Tez'

Google's newly introduced feature Cash Mode enables one to pay without sharing bank details or phone number. If the friend has not linked their bank account to Tez yet, Google does highlight that when you are making a payment or asking for money.

Nintendo: avoid paying inflated SNES Classic prices

He also said that Nintendo anticipated that their retro console wouldn't be very popular due to other companies retro console sales figures. Nintendo won't make the same mistake with the SNES Classic Mini that it did with the NES version.

Volkswagen to invest over 20 billion euros to boost e-car production

Although CROZZ II sports revised front and rear fascias with a bevy of LED lights up front, plus a new paint job-Hibiscus Red Metallic-and new 21-inch wheels, the most significant innovation is the promise of autonomous drivability-I.D. The high-performance battery can be charged to 80 per cent of its energy capacity in 30 minutes using a fast-charging system. Achieving that will require a huge number of batteries.

Rudy, 4 other ministers resign ahead of reshuffle

Water resources minister Uma Bharati has offered to quit on health grounds, while Mahendra Nath Pandey, who is the minister of state in the human resource development ministry, is set to leave after his appointment as the chief of BJP's Uttar Pradesh unit and in view of the one-man-one-post principle.

Dacia (Renault) Duster officially revealed

While the Dacia Duster has been revealed, when this auto comes to India, it will be badged a Renault . The alterations to the fascia are punctuated with a larger, satin-chrome-finish skid plate, which Dacia claims is scratch-resistant.

IPhone 8 To Feature Gesture Controls, Dock Like iPad

It's a pressure-sensitive sensor with a "taptic engine" that simulates the feeling of a pushed button. Apple's iPhone 8 unveiling could be just a couple of weeks away, and now Bloomberg's Mark Gurman has shared all the details he's hearing about the next handset.

Beware! Sarahah Breaches Anonymity, Uploads Private Contact Information

Also, even on giving the permission to access contact info, the app does show the users who in their contact list are using the app on iOS devices. If the user has not logged into the app in a while, the app will share contact information again.