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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...

Dec 24 2017

In rural Gujarat, Congress got more seats, BJP more votes

He claimed that whatever Gandhi might say, his party would not return to power as people know its "corrupt face". On Friday, Mr Gandhi had said that the foundation of t...

Dec 23 2017

LG's three new cutting-edge Nano IPS monitors will wow your eyeballs

According to LG, Nano IPS is about using nanometre particles on the screen's LEDs to absorb excess light wavelengths to enhance the purity, which sounds similar to how Qu...

Dec 23 2017

Winter is here...The solstice marks the shortest day of the year

So what's behind the winter solstice? "The effect of this in the Arctic (within 23.5 degrees of the North Pole) is completely in darkness as Earth spins that day". We t...

Dec 22 2017

Apple admits iPhones slow down as they get older

According to the tech company, iPhones are slowed down to protect the lithium-ion battery from becoming faulty. A Los Angeles man has filed a class-action lawsuit agai...

Dec 21 2017

Macs may run iOS apps in 2018

The next iterations of Apple Inc.'s iOS and macOS operating systems may pack a big surprise for application makers. The Mac App Store is a ghost town of limited sel...

Dec 21 2017

Apple Confirms That It Cripples CPU Performance On iPhones With Aging Batteries

What's the story? Last week, a reddit post from iPhone owners (particularly those on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s ) sparked a conversation about performance decrease a...

Dec 20 2017

Google Chrome will start blocking bad ads in February 2018

That has changed today, though, with an official announcement revealing that Google Chrome's built-in ad blocking will launch on February 15, 2018. According to Ventu...

Dec 20 2017

McCain to Miss Pivotal Senate Tax Vote After Chemotherapy Complications

The doctor treating McCain at Walter Reed, Dr. Mark Gilbert, Chief of Neuro-Oncology at the National Institutes of Health's (NIH) National Cancer Institute, says McCain h...

Dec 19 2017

United States blames North Korea for major cyber attack

North Korea was "directly responsible" for the WannaCry attack that crippled banks, companies and hospitals in May, according to a senior White House official. During t...

Dec 16 2017

NASA announces discovery of solar system's 'twin' in distant space

Next, researchers are using machine learning with sophisticated computer algorithms to search for more planets around 150,000 stars in the Kepler database. Shallue said...

Dec 15 2017

Apple Updates Logic Pro X With Support for Up to 36 Cores

The $4,999 iMac Pro system comes with what appears to be a custom Xeon W processor; Intel doesn't show an eight-core Xeon W with a 3.2GHz base and a 4.2GHz boost. A des...

Dec 15 2017

Apple backs Finisar with US$390m for Face ID technology

Apple replaced that with Face ID , its own version of facial recognition which has been prevalent in Android phones since the time Android 4.0 ICS. In fact, Apple has...

Dec 14 2017

Denmark offers Star Wars version of OnePlus 5T

The back of the phone is painted white with a black colored OnePlus moniker. It's one thing to have just another armor case to protect your Star Wars edition smartpho...

Dec 14 2017

Microsoft adds AI features, Reddit partnership to Bing search engine

Questions like "Why won't my water boil?" or "How accurate is the TV show Band of Brothers" will return with snippets of Reddit conversations that Microsoft is betting ...

Dec 14 2017

Samsung Refreshes 2018 Notebook 9 Lineup, Adds Built-in S Pen Model

The new Notebook 9 (2018) and Notebook 9 Pen are aimed at consumers looking for mobile computing experience both at work, and at home. The two regular laptops will ha...