The first full week of the offseason has come and gone and left tremors, especially in Los Angeles and Philadelphia. The Los Angeles Clippers gained guard Baron Davis and lost forward Elton Brand, who bolted for the 76ers after enough he said/he said drama to fill a season's worth of a daytime TV drama Those two plus Gilbert Arenas, the Washington Wizards guard who re-signed with Washington comprised the top tier of free agents. The rest of the pool of unrestricted free agents players who can sign with any team without their former club having a chance to match the new deal thins out pretty quickly after that. There's former Knick Kurt Thomas, available to teams that feel they are only a 35-year-old power forward from title contention. There are head cases, such as swingman Ricky Davis and center Kwame Brown, and med cases such as point guard Shaun Livingston. There is talent if you search carefully which is what San Antonio did in signing guard Roger … [Read more...] about Which Restricted Free Agents May Move?
JAIPUR: Traffic police have decided to restrict the entry of heavily loaded vehicles into Jaipur in a bid to prevent accidents. Vehicles transporting inflammable substances will be allowed to enter the city only from 11 pm to 7 am. Other trucks will also have restricted entry. Action will be taken against those flouting this rule. Vehicles with over 7,500 kg of goods including dumpers, mixers, tractors, water tankers and pickups will not be allowed near the colonies close to national highways. The service lanes on Ajmer-Jaipur national highway starting from Bhankrota to 200-feet bypass will be one way with immediate effect. Also, from 200 feet bypass to Bhadana bridge, entry will be allowed into the service lane from 12 pm to 4 pm and from 11 pm to 5 am. … [Read more...] about Jaipur: Restriction on entry of heavily loaded vehicles to check mishaps
We got the first official look at the Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus today, ahead of their official launch on Thursday. Xiaomi global spokesperson Donovan Sung shared four images that gave fans a sneak preview of the upcoming smartphones. Both the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus sport 18:9 displays and rear fingerprint sensors, and lack hardware capacitive buttons. Considering the two look pretty much identical, it is likely the differences between them lie in the specifications. According to leaks last week, the Redmi 5 price will be CNY 1,399 (roughly Rs. 13,600). Leaked specifications have suggested a 5.7-inch HD+ panel, MIUI 9 software, 1.8GHz octa-core processor, 3200mAh battery, and three variants (2/ 3/ 4GB RAM and 16/ 32/ 64GB storage). WhatsApp Restricted Groups feature spottednew feature called Restricted Groups setting has reportedly been submitted via Google Play Beta Programme in version 2.17.430 of the app. The feature is currently disabled, and may be released in an … [Read more...] about Xiaomi Redmi 5 Unveiled, WhatsApp Restricted Groups, Vodafone’s New Plans, and More: Your 360 Daily
Facebook-owned Instagram has announced to restrict people under age 18 from viewing posts from celebrity influencers that promote cosmetic surgery and various weight-loss products. Certain posts will be hidden from users under age 18 while others will be removed from Instagram as well as parent company's platform Facebook, Instagram's public policy manager Emma Collins said in a statement on Wednesday. "We want Instagram to be a positive place for everyone that uses it and this policy is part of our ongoing work to reduce the pressure that people can sometimes feel as a result of social media," Collins was quoted as saying in a report on cbsnews.com. Social media users including actress Jameela Jamil have long been criticising influencers like Kim and Khloe Kardashian and Kylie Jenner for promoting fat-loss products. "If celebs and influencers were actually honest with us about some of these diet/detox products..." Jamil had tweeted in November last year which went viral. Instagram … [Read more...] about Instagram Restricts Cosmetic Surgery, Weight-Loss Promoting Posts
Addicted to your iPhone or iPad? Can't stop checking and rechecking Instagram, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, or any of the gazillion never-ending feeds on your iOS device? Well, the good (or perhaps bad) news is that you can now set daily limits for each app via iOS 12. This means that your iPhone or iPad will remind you that you've used X app for two hours (or any other limit you set) per day and maybe it's time to put the device down and return to the real world for a change. This feature is called Screen Time and it's fairly easy to use. 18 Hidden iOS 12 Features Everyone Should Use Screen Time shows some detailed graphs on your iPhone or iPad usage. Go to Settings > Screen Time and tap the big time text at the top. This will show you how much you've used your phone over the past day or week, and which apps have occupied most of your time. It also shows how many notifications you've received and which apps have sent the most, along with how many times you picked up your … [Read more...] about iOS Screen Time: How to View Usage Reports, Limit Usage, or Monitor and Restrict Kids’ Usage