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Dec 21 2017

Watch the magical Winter Solstice live from Newgrange

That means that for half the year, the north pole is tilted a bit toward the sun (and experiences summer) and that for the other half of the year, the south pole is til...

Dec 21 2017

PUBG Xbox One gets its first patch

Today, the developers revealed they are partnering with Seoul-based game technology company Minkonet to add 3D Replay and Killcam features to PlayerUnknown's Battl...

Dec 20 2017

Look Out Tesla, Here Comes Nio

Shanghai-based startup NIO is the latest Chinese company to try to get in on the action. Nio founder and chairman William Li told CNBC over the weekend that it was "h...

Dec 16 2017

Samsung Galaxy S9 might be announced as early as February 2018

Just like its predecessors, Galaxy S9 will be a high-end smartphone. We've been seeing upcoming mobile devices but we're excited to know what Samsung and LG will introd...

Dec 14 2017

Crytek is suing Star Citizen developer over breech of contract

All of this reportedly happened before Cloud Imperium Games switched game engines, from CryEngine to Amazon's Lumberyard . CIG also goes on to say it will not only "defe...

Dec 14 2017

Disney's Fox Deal Faces Justice Department Fresh Off AT&T Suit

It was announced at the same time that due to the sale, Disney's longtime CEO Bob Iger would be staying on through 2021 in his current position, marking the third time he...

Dec 13 2017

Apple Announces iMac Pro to Begin Shipping December 14th

Would you rather be waiting for images and video to render or export, or do you want to go back out and shoot as quickly as possible? Either way, the new iMac Pro is ...

Dec 13 2017

'Payday 2' Gets Release Date For Nintendo Switch

Nintendo has now revealed that the Switch has also moved past the 10 million mark after nine months on sale, with it recently passing the milestone after launching bac...

Dec 12 2017

Google brings back touch controls for Home Mini speaker

Google recently rolled out an update that will allow you to use Home speakers as intercom systems in your house. The touch functionality, though not vital for the dev...

Dec 12 2017

BBC launches full voice service for Echo devices

Alternatively, you can ask Alexa to wake you up with songs or radio stations from Spotify, Pandora, TuneIn, SiriusXM and iHeartRadio. The second generation Amazon Ec...

Dec 12 2017

Do aliens exist? NASA likely to make big revelation this week

In the course of time, the telescope has identified many Earth-sized planets on the habitable zone, and researchers believe that some of them can support life . It conte...

Dec 12 2017

Google Maps will soon track your public transit journey in real time

The feature will also offer live updates , including reminders to get off your bus or train when you are nearly at your stop. It is very likely that this functionality...

Dec 09 2017

Google shuts chrome apps section for Mac and Windows users

This removal by Google is only going to be affecting 1% of Google Chrome users, as it is stated in the Chromium Blog across Linux, Windows and Mac only 1% of users ...

Dec 07 2017

Stay away from my kids, angry Jeremy Hunt tells Facebook

Users were presented with the message "chat is now unavailable". There are no in-app purchases and there are no adverts unlike on Messenger . "Once the app is download...

Dec 07 2017

Amazon Launches its Prime Membership Service in Singapore

Amazon made its entry into Southeast Asia when it launched its Prime Now service in Singapore in July . Now Amazon , which had been offering its two-hour delivery se...

Dec 05 2017

FCC: "Desperate" net neutrality supporters won't delay vote

Citing the findings of Schneiderman's office and other researchers, the senators wrote, "These reports raise serious concerns as to whether the record the FCC is no...

Dec 05 2017

Google Safe Browsing Tool to Warn About Unwanted User Data Collection

If Google flags an app or site, the webmasters can get guidance on the Search Console about the remediation and resolution of the warning. The Google Safe Browsing...

Dec 01 2017

Now Qualcomm files new patent infringement complaints against Apple

Apple filed a new countersuit against Qualcomm, targeting the Snapdragon chips that power some of the most important iPhone rivals out there. The Apple patents involve ...

Nov 30 2017

Xiaomi announces its budget Redmi 5A starting at Rs 4999

And, indeed, it is a true budget phone, as its price tag is ₹4,999, which translates into around $77. As for the cameras, every budget smartphone manages to perform ave...

Nov 30 2017

Black Friday online sales rise, but footfall dips

US retailers collected in a record $7.9 billion in only online sales on Black Friday and Thanksgiving, up 17.9 percent from previous year, according to Adobe Analytics, w...