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Another 8-planet solar system? 7 things about Kepler's 'sizzling' discovery

Kepler-90i is a rocky planet that is about 30 percent larger than the Earth. Applying this process, researchers Christopher Shallue and Andrew Vanderburg traine...


Apple Confirms Face ID Is The Future

VCSELs are part of what makes Face ID work as well as Animoji , and Portrait mode in the camera. While Apple has made tentative comments toward shifting mo...


OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition launched in India, priced at Rs. 38999

When the chips are down, turn to your Star Wars collection for inspiration. The Star Wars Edition is something that will attract many fans because it st...


Microsoft updates Bing search to highlight specific results

It works by providing users with another skill that is linked to the Cortana action that you have prompted. Developers on Azure , with these two new features...


Samsung's 2018 Notebook 9 Lineup is Getting New Additions

The device makes use of the 8th generation Intel Core i7 processor paired with up to 16GB RAM and up to 512GB storage space. Samsung is also refresh...


Twitter Announces Threads, Its Native Tweetstorm Implementation

If you have a Twitter rant you really need to get off your chest, then it's your lucky day. Many replies to Dorsey's post called on Twitter to focus on de...


Google Home Max is now available for $399 at select retailers

Google Home Max works with more than 150 home automation brands and more than 1,000 devices-including Nest, Belkin Wemo and Philips Hue. Those who want to ...


'Zelda,' 'Cuphead,' 'Hellblade' triple winners at The Game Awards 2017

Those included a new location for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , the Death Stranding project starring Norman Reedus, four-player horror GTFO , Russian post...


Sir Daniel is returning to PlayStation 4 with MediEvil in 2018

The special virtual reality experience will place players in perspective of the boy as he interacts with Trico . The extent to which players will be able to in...


Bitcoin Is Still Basically Useless for Making Payments

One of those companies is Valve, which up until today accepted Bitcoin as a payment method on Steam. Valve said that the degree of volatility in bitcoin value...


New Tomb Raider confirmed, here's what the leaks already tell us

The game developers launched a new era for the titular heroine with games that focused on a much younger Croft on her first expeditions. It was not revealed if ...


Apple Reveals 2017's Most Popular Apps, Music, Movies, and More

Rather interestingly, the game of the year choices for iPhone and iPad are not freemium titles. Affinity Photo was chosen as the best iPad app, Aurora HDR 2...


Instagram tests standalone messaging app

Direct, at its core, is Facebook's attempt to excise direct messaging from the core Instagram experience. According to a new report from The Verge , th...



Amazon Prime Video now available on Apple TV

Decent app for streaming or downloading Amazon Prime Video content to your smartphone. Beyond that, the app will be immediately familiar if you've used it...


Google Maps users in India now get motorcyle mode

For example, Google Maps calculated an estimated 256KM trip would take roughly around forty minutes less time on a two-wheeler as compared to if taken via a b...


Destiny 2 is now Xbox One X Enhanced with 4K and HDR

The expansion pack launches today . With a little bit of luck, one of your Exotic or Powerful Engrams will score the Graviton Forfeit Helmet in Destiny 2: ...


How to set up and use Apple Pay Cash

Apple Pay Cash: How Does It Work? Apple Pay Cash, the method for using Messages to send person-to-person payments, is included in the release but not yet f...


Apple apologises for security flaw in Mac OS

As word of the security vulnerability rippled across Twitter and other social media, a few security researchers found they couldn't replicate the issue, but oth...


Snapchat starts algorithm-personalized redesign splitting social and media

You know how hashtags work on Twitter, but Instagram has made them popular.The platform recently launched a new "Explore" tab that allows users to look for co...


BMW unveils new i8 Roadster and Coupe with more electric range

In order to accommodate the Roadster's new folding roof mechanism, BMW has had to strengthen the car's bodywork, meaning it weighs 60kg more than the Coupe. Bot...


Microsoft announces ambitious move to rebuild 500 acres Seattle HQ

That divergence was underscored Tuesday by Microsoft's announcement of a major redevelopment and expansion of its headquarters campus in Redmond, about 16 mil...


Destiny 2 Free Trial for PC and Console Begins Tomorrow

Today, we'd like to describe what's going on under the hood, and talk about what you can expect going forward when it comes to earning XP in Destiny 2 . The fa...


Upstate man among Massage Envy employees accused of sexual misconduct

The woman reported him and he was sacked. After calling the spa to report an assault in which her massage therapist, James Dieter (who has since pled guil...


Android 8.0 Oreo Hitting HTC U11 From November 27

The HTC U11 will get a slew of new features with the arrival of Android Oreo. The twitter thread that ensued after the revelation opened doors towards the p...


Google Questioned by Regulators About Location Data

Even though the information is encrypted when it is sent back to Google, a third party could still compromise the system. If Google collected Cell IDs without...


Despite knee injury, JT Barrett says he'll play in Big Ten championship

He did rush for 67 yards and a touchdown. Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett is helped off the field after an injury in the second half against MI. One pla...


Trump renews call for 'ban' after deadly attack in Egypt

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi: The leader called it "criminal" and "cowardly" and expressed his condolences to the victims and their families, news ag...


Apple Will Release An Updated iPhone SE in 2018

Notably, the iPhone SE that is selling right now in India is also being assembled at this facility . Although the iPhone SE hasn't been refreshed since its...


Different Alcoholic Drinks Tied to Different Moods

Vodka, gin and rum appeared to be most commonly associated with violence, with 30 per cent of respondents reporting feeling aggressive after drinking spirits ....


FCC lay outs plan to roll back "net neutrality"

AT&T, Comcast and Verizon have said that repealing the rules could lead to billions of dollars in additional broadband investment and eliminate the possibility ...


Google's Job Search Engine Improved With New Tools

Google confirmed at Google I/O yesterday that this will indeed rollout in the upcoming weeks. Between this and the other additions, it's evident that Google wan...


Destiny 2 - Expansion I: Curse of Osiris Livestreams

If you're curious to know what you can expect ahead of tonight's broadcast, Bungie has also put together a little teaser trailer - because it's all about gett...


GameStop halts used game rental program before its launch

There's no additional charge on each rental, but you can only have one game checked out at a time. Per Kotaku , anyone who already bought into GamePass can ...


Chevrolet unveils latest Corvette ZR1 with a massive 6.2-liter V8 engine

There will be no mistaking a ZR1 from the other high performance Corvette variant. Behind those gaping air intakes and beneath that carbon fiber hood beats th...


Users complain about unresponsive edges

It may be performing its duties a bit too well, preventing owners from accessing the sides of their Pixel 2 XL in their day-to-day life while playing games or...


OnePlus 5T unboxed ahead of launch, compared with OnePlus 5

The upcoming high-end smartphone boasts support for all conventional communications standards and is also compatible with Galileo and BeiDou satellite navigatio...


TripAdvisor targeting sexual assault with new feature

The first three resorts to receive warning badges are the Grand Velas Riviera Maya , Iberostar Paraiso Lindo, and Iberostar Paraiso Maya. As of today, a big,...


Spot the MILLENNIUM FALCON with the Force of Google Maps!

Is this the Millennium Falcon sitting in a field in Surrey? The Falcon is hidden from ground-level spies by multicolored shipping containers, but its dist...


Disney Promises its Streaming Service Will be 'Substantially Cheaper' Than Netflix

Gearing up for the launch of a new Disney streaming platform, the media giant has promised its subscription rates will not be as high as those of its principal ...


US, Chinese companies sign contracts during Trump visit

The two men are arguably meeting at a low and a high point of their respective political careers. The trip comes as Trump faces the lowest approval ratings fo...


Apple Pay Cash makes its debut in latest iOS, watchOS releases

Once you tap the new Apple Cash icon , you can instantly send money to your iMessage contact, which is withdrawn from either the debit or credit card that you a...


AMD, Intel Team Up To Take On Nvidia In Gaming Laptops

We're here to help with the best CPUs for gaming . And AMD has a new class of chips out now that could erode Intel's position in the PC and data center s...


Trump's Twitter Deactivation Leads to Security Scrutiny

Twitter in response to concerns said it would be "conducting a full internal review". We won't be able to share all details about our internal investigation or...


Justin Bieber 'officially back on with one true love Selena Gomez'

Whatever the case, we know that the celebs have rekindled their relationship recently but, according to TMZ , the 23-year-old tried to make it happen months ag...


Team Vikas wins the Luxury Budget Task "BB Cushion Factory"

One team will be Vikas's team and second will be Shilpa's team. In a recently released promo, both Shilpa and Vikas are seen indulging in what appears to be a p...


Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate revealed as a swansong for the GT

The orders are now being taken for the duo with first deliveries scheduled for Q1 2018. ASTON MARTIN is saying goodbye to the Vanquish with an incredible fina...


Ghost of Tsushima is a new samurai game from Sucker Punch

Make sure to check out his interview on the game below. Turns out it was working on Ghost of Tsushima . The open-world game will place you as a lone warrior,...


Russia's RT Publishes Twitter's $1.5 Million Pitch for 2016 Election Coverage Boost

Russian state-owned television station RT says Twitter had pushed it to spend millions on advertising ahead of the 2016 US presidential election . "We stil...


Microsoft up after Q1 beats, achieves $20B Cloud goal

More than three years ago, Microsoft promised to reach an annualized revenue of $20 billion in its corporate cloud business by the end of its 2018 fiscal year (...