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Jan 17 2018

Google 'cloud' grows with new undersea data cables

The new regions, located in the Netherlands, Montreal, Los Angeles, Finland and Hong Kong , will go live from 2018 and will bring the total number to 18. Havfrue , the c...

Jan 17 2018

Google Museum Arts, Culture App: How To Find Your Portrait Face Match

Google's tool for finding your art historical doppelgänger is certainly the most ambitious app of its kind, it is not unprecedented. When I first opened the app, I didn...

Jan 16 2018

Ford plans 40 EV models by 2022

Announcing details of its e-mobility offensive at the Detroit Motor Show, Ford said it would pump $11 billion (€8.9 billion) into e-cars and hybrids by 2022, while planni...

Jan 16 2018

Honda Accord Named 2018 North American Car of the Year

The 2018 North American Car of the Year was the redesigned 2018 Honda Accord , a sedan that marries drivability, styling and technology in near-perfect harmony. Voting f...

Jan 16 2018

Hyundai Veloster N wants to eat the Golf GTI

The two-plus-one hatchback's overall profile and proportions are similar to the outgoing model, but modernized. Hyundai announced during its Monday, Jan. The Turbo mo...

Jan 14 2018

Smartphone fingerprint scanning heads to mainstream

Vivo In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology outperforms other authentication solutions available for full-screen smartphones in many aspects. Rival phone manufactu...

Jan 13 2018

Twitch buys exclusive streaming rights for Overwatch League

For anyone that is first getting into the Overwatch League , this was a great way to get everyone caught up and prepared for the season ahead in case anyone missed some ...

Jan 12 2018

Google acquires United Kingdom startup with speaker-less audio & sound-based haptics tech

The startup is developing technology, and it will be able to turn certain surfaces into speakers. Google has already removed the headphone jack from the its latest P...

Jan 12 2018

Cryptocurrencies Hit Hard by Reports of South Korea Trading Ban

South Korea's Justice Minister Park Sang-ki told reporters at a press conference at his office in Seoul that the proposed ban on cryptocurrency trading was reach...

Jan 12 2018

German security researchers say WhatsApp group chats not secure

On the surface level, WhatsApp , which is owned by Facebook, looks to have a pretty big security flaw. "But there is no [sic] a secret way into WhatsApp groups chats",...

Jan 11 2018

CES 2018: Sony adds to mid-range smartphone line-up

The front camera , though, sees the addition of a wider 120-degree sensor , which should be able to squeeze in more faces into the composition. Xperia XA2 is composed...

Jan 11 2018

Nicole Kidman snubs her adopted kids

Nicole Kidman blew everyone away on Sunday night with her acceptance speech for Best Actress in a Limited Series at the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards , and she kept...

Jan 11 2018

Hands On With Acer's New Chromebook 11 - CES 2018

Not only do we see the addition of 2 x USB-C 3.1 ports for charging, transfer and display out, the Chromebook retains 2 USB-A ports for the masses who still use the wid...

Jan 10 2018

Meltdown and Spectre Slowdown: Microsoft reveals how fixes will affect your PC

Microsoft has reports of customers with some AMD devices getting into an unbootable state after installing recent Windows operating system security updates. The pa...

Jan 09 2018

Ex-employees File Discrimination Lawsuit Against Claiming Google

He's not alone in this claim as another ex-employee from Google, David Gudeman, has lent his support to Damore's cause. The lawsuit contains dozens of pages of internal G...

Jan 05 2018

Nintendo Switch Now the Fastest-Selling Home Console in US History

That's the highest total for the first 10 months of any home video game system in U.S. history, eclipsing the more than four million Wii systems Nintendo sold in the sa...

Dec 29 2017

Snap Developing 'Stories Everywhere' Feature for Sharing on Third-Party Websites

The idea is similar to how Twitter and YouTube allow you to embed tweets/videos on other sites, and it'd enable Snapchat's content to be shared on a much broader scale ...

Dec 26 2017

Here is how Salman Khan will celebrate his birthday this year

Big films bombed, star vehicles came cropper and it was left to middle-of-the-road cinema to bring in the money. Says a trade source in the know, "The satellite rights of...

Dec 25 2017

Reliance Jio offers up to Rs 3300 cashback on Rs 399 recharge

Hence, before doing the recharge, we suggest you take a look at the data benefits that are on offer as the prices of tariff plans vary from circle to circle. "Jio will pr...

Dec 24 2017

Eric Schmidt Steps Down as Alphabet Executive Chairman

Mr Schmidt first joined Google as CEO back in 2001 when the company only had several hundred employees. No reason was provided for the change. That would seem to cons...