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Samsung and LG to announce new smartphones at CES 2018

If the Galaxy S9 does indeed skip CES, we may see it arrive at an Unpacked Event shortly before MWC . The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 gets 6GB RAM coupled to the...


Clouds Hamper Bitterroot View of Geminid Meteor Shower

But shooting-star enthusiasts in the southern half of the world should still be able to catch a stunning view of the shower. What causes a meteor shower? ...


DISNEY Acquires FOX For $52.4 Billion (With Some Caveats)

Under the deal , expected to close in 12 to 18 months, Disney acquires 21st Century Fox's film and television studios, its cable entertainment networks and...


10 million Switch units sold worldwide in just nine months

That system sold 13.6 million in just over five years. The GameCube sold 21.7 million units in its seven-year lifespan, meaning if the Switch continues on i...


Wake up to your favorite song as alarm with Alexa

Today, the company is adding a new feature that will make the Spot - or any other Alexa device - function more like a traditional radio alarm clock, with th...


This Google Maps update could be a day saver for sleepy commuters

It's hoped that Google Maps can prevent a few tired warriors and tricked tourists from skipping a stop, then doubling back or perhaps a long, brisk walk wit...


NASA To Announce Kepler Discovery Helped By Google Brain

The Kepler telescope recently found ten more planets outside our solar system which could be the size and temperature to support life . NASA does not men...


Al Franken's Farcical Resignation Speech

One of the women accusing Franken , an Army veteran from Maineville, Ohio, expressed her feeling Thursday, saying Franken needed to resign from office. Lee...


Google Chrome Update Focuses on Enterprise Security

Google told developers via email the Chrome team is working to enable Progressive Web Apps ( PWAs ) that can be installed on the desktop. Right now, this app...


Honor View 10 first impressions: Worthy contender to OnePlus 5T

The powerful Honor View 10 will go on sale on January 8, 2018, in select markets such as the United States, the UK, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Russia, Ind...


Messenger Kids, new Facebook app for children

According to the BBC's North America technology reporter, Dave Lee, the prevention methods to stop under-age children using Facebook are "trivial", meaning more...


Amazon launches Prime service in Singapore five months after entering Asia

To encourage sign ups the Singapore Prime membership advertised at $8.99 per month will be reduced to $2.99 for a limited time, although Amazon haven't yet in...


New York Attorney General Wants Net Neutrality Vote to Be Delayed

Thune, Chairman of the Commerce Committee which over sees the FCC, says Congress needs a more active role in managing the internet.... According to one rep...


Android Gains Safe Browsing Features To Out Apps Collecting Data Without Permission

And now, it's launching a new app entirely dedicated for the same on Android platforms. This amounts to "clandestine surveillance software that is unknown t...


Apple Files for a Foldable Phone Patent

In its new patent infringement cases, the chipmaker alleges that Apple infringes upon 16 of its patents related to bandwidth technology, power saving, photo edi...


Microsoft Edge now available for iOS and Android

But its key feature, perhaps, is Continue on PC, which lets you open the web page you're looking at on your phone right on your PC, or save it to work on later....


Black Friday Fatigue? 174 Million Americans Disagree

Multichannel shoppers spent about $49 more than those shopping only in-store, and $82 more than those shopping online. On this Cyber Monday , shoppers in the...


Get the Best Nintendo Deals this Black Friday

Vermintide is definitely the highlight of the month - a four-player co-op FPS that takes place in the world of Warhammer . This game is ideal for your child...


Facebook notifications to reveal who saw dodgy Russian election ads

Facebook said Wednesday that it would let some of its users see whether they liked or followed pages belonging to Russia-linked operatives that sowed politic...


Rainbow Six Siege Outlines Season Plans for Year 3

However, we now know that it'll be playable over four weeks during the first season of Year 3 and will be completely free-to-play. More details on Mission Outbr...


Tesla Semi Truck Unveiled; Plus New Roadster, 'Quickest Car in the World'

So, yes, the Tesla Semi will be able to drive itself, on the highways at least. What if we just made a mini version of the Tesla semi? "With Enhanced Au...


Worldwide Carbon Emissions Projected to Rise Again This Year

China, "many political analysts" agree, is picking up the slack, according to the Times . The bump is driven largely by China, which accounts for nearly 30 p...


SpaceX is About to Send a Secret Payload to the Unknown

The launch window at pad 39A opens at 8.m. EST. Furthermore the two stage 229-foot-tall (70-meter-tall) Falcon 9 rocket was raised to vertical launch positi...


Mask fools iPhone X's Face ID

There's a chance though, that in its testing, the company "trained" the iPhone to recognise the face used. A lot of them have failed despite spending tons o...


Star Wars Battlefront 2's Microtransactions are Bad Game Design

This means that Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader will now cost 15,000 credits instead of 60,000; Emperor Palpatine, Chewbacca, and Princess Leia will cost 1...


Qualcomm Spurns $130B Broadcom Takeover Bid As Too Low

Steven Mollenkopf , Qualcomm Chief Executive, has been gathering feedback from the company's shareholders and finds Broadcom's $70-per-share offer is low-price...


Twitter pauses verifications after verifying Charlottesville organizer

On Tuesday afternoon, Twitter added a small blue check mark to the account of Jason Kessler , a move known as verification that indicates a prominent person'...


Nintendo Switch Introduces Hulu As Its First Video Streaming App

Recent reports suggest that the Nintendo Switch is on track to potentially overtake the Wii in terms of sales. It's Hulu, and Switch owners can download it ...


Facebook wants your nude photos... to keep you safe

The person would then be instructed to send their sensitive photos to him or herself on Facebook Messenger . "This partnership gives Australians a unique...


Study shows sheep can recognize celebrity faces

Given a choice, the sheep picked the familiar celebrity's face over an unfamiliar face the majority of the time , the researchers report November 8 in Royal S...


Lamborghini Terzo Millennio Project Unveiled

The new electric auto made its debut in Lamborghini's Italian hometown of Sant'Agata Bolognese whilst simultaneously being unveiled in Cambridge, Massachuse...


Skip the line: restaurant wait times on Search and Maps

The new wait time feature will be supported on almost a million sit-down restaurant listings worldwide, initially in Google Search . The box shows the live o...


Broadcom May Acquire Qualcomm In Biggest Chip Tie-Up Ever

Shares of Broadcom closed up 5.5% Friday after the report , while Qualcomm's stock surged 12.7%. The news outlet also noted that the stock of Qualcomm we...


Qualcomm operating income plummets due to Apple dispute

In its United States case, Qualcomm alleges that it has six patents developed in the past four years that improve battery life in mobile devices and that 'App...


Panasonic Says Gigafactory Battery Output to Increase for Tesla's Model 3

With the addition of Model 3 as a compelling, high-performance and long-range electric vehicle that is also affordable, the Tesla fleet should grow even faster ...


Microsoft Announces Surface Pro With LTE Connectivity

Microsoft will launch a version of its Surface Pro laptop with built-in LTE connectivity here in December. Despite Microsoft's checkered hardware history,...


Razer Phone leaked, features 120Hz display and front facing speakers

Previous leak of the Razer Phone . It's confirmed a few things, including that boring name, and shed some light on the specs of the company's gamer-focused ga...


And it's TERRIFYING: NASA releases audio of what space REALLY sounds like

The playlist includes radar echoes, plasma waves , and even dust smacking into a comet. The waves are electric and magnetic fields moving through the ions an...


OnePlus 5T vs OnePlus 5: What's the rumoured difference?

A recently leaked image reveals the phone's pre-order poster and launch date, while also declaring it as an Amazon exclusive. In the United Kingdom, if the ha...


IPhone X pre-orders go live today

The iPhone 8 series phones went on sale September 22 after a week of preorders. Apple said pre-orders will open at 3:01 a.m. ET (12:01 a.m. PT) at Apple ...


Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) Declares $0.52 Quarterly Dividend

The stock decreased 0.47% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $127.39. Overall, 8.67 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading vol...


Apple Pay now available in the UAE

When you use a credit or debit card with Apple Pay, the actual card numbers are not stored on the device, nor on Apple servers. Since 2015, boon has successfu...


Micromax, Vodafone launch 4G smartphone: specifications, price and more

The dual-SIM 4G Micromax Bharat 2 Ultra smartphone will be available across retail stores and Vodafone stores from first week of November. Then the user can...


Google Pixel 2 shipment dates slipping to November for some buyers

As you can see, the navigation bar has started to "burn" into the bottom portion of the screen, leaving behind a permanent outline. Google just posted up th...


Four huge Xbox 360 games are getting substantial Xbox One X improvements

It is not going to replace the Xbox One S, which will remain on the market and will sell better than the Xbox One X later, Microsoft thinks so. Every Xbo...


Destiny 2 Trials of the Nine Event Delayed for Two Weeks

As far as what else is coming, according to the chart below, Nightfall Normal Mode, Nightfall Prestige Mode and Nightfall Guided Games will all be availab...


Nintendo Switch Update 4.0.0 Secretly Added USB Headset Support

This can be done by simply holding down the Capture button, and the video will be saved in the player's gallery. They can then manually trim the beginning and...


Qualcomm Demonstrates Its First 5G Network With X50 Modems

Qualcomm says that the Snapdragon X50 5G modem chipset achieved Gigabit speeds in the 28GHz mmWave radio band, and showed off a reference design smartphone fo...


Facebook Acquires 'tbh,' an Anonymous App for Teens

It is unclear how Facebook intends to profit from the new app, which now has no monetization scheme in place. Although users can submit their own poll questio...


Now you can Order food using Facebook

This new feature has been launched in the United States to order meals from restaurants preferred like the Chipotle and Five Guys, straight from the app itself....