House intel committee will release Russian-funded Facebook ads

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg says she wished Facebook had sooner discovered that Russians had bought ad campaigns on the site with the intention of influencing the U.S. Sandberg acknowledged that the company had erred in how it handled the issue of... More..

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Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: Prediction, preview, pick to win
by | Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: Prediction, preview, pick to win

Again a dominating defensive performance by the Jaguars , not the result of lucky bounces. Eli Rogers , who emerged as a solid No. 3 slot receiver last season, fumbled in Week 3 on special teams and has bee...More..

3.6 million Playtex plates, bowls recalled for choking hazard
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

3.6 million Playtex plates, bowls recalled for choking hazard

Stores were the product is sold include Babies "R" Us, Target, Walmart, as well as Amazon.com online . They have also received 11 reports of that clear plastic ending up in the mouths of kids, as well as 4 rep...More..

by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Watch Series 3 has LTE connectivity problems: reviewers

Apple confirmed that its new Series 3 Apple Watch can encounter problems connecting to a cellular network. "We are investigating a fix for a future software release". The redesigned workout app is a much bet...More..

Equifax breach prompts Congress to consider making all credit freezes free
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Equifax breach prompts Congress to consider making all credit freezes free

Equifax Canada said the information includes names, addresses, social insurance numbers (SIN) and, in limited cases, credit card numbers. The two most senior security roles have since been filled by the cre...More..

Google launches
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Google launches "Tez" Payment Application in India

Developing economies like India have more potential of adopting mobile based digital payments. " Tez " allows the users to connect their bank accounts with the application in few simple steps. Tez is a new...More..

Lawsuit launched against Google for gender bias in pay and promotion
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Lawsuit launched against Google for gender bias in pay and promotion

The lawsuit was filed on behalf of three former Google employees, Kelly Ellis, Holly Pease and Kelli Wisuri, who said they believe they received fewer opportunities and less pay than their male counterparts...More..

IPhone 8 Pre-orders Expected 15th September
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

IPhone 8 Pre-orders Expected 15th September

There's a ton of speculation about their official names but one thing appears to be certain: There will be three new iPhone options on sale next week. If you have to borrow a beat up, broken down iPhone run...More..

Cortana and Alexa are coming together as a Partnership
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Cortana and Alexa are coming together as a Partnership

Amazon is said to control 70 per cent of the home speaker market with 10 million Echo devices sold over the last three years. Users will need to ask their Alexa device, " Alexa , open Cortana ", and any...More..

Xiaomi to launch Mi 5X with dual rear cameras on 5th September
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Xiaomi to launch Mi 5X with dual rear cameras on 5th September

Speaking of its cameras , Xaiomi Mi 5X sports a dual-camera setup with one 12MP wide-angle lens, and another 12MP telephoto lens. On the hardware side, the Mi 5X comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p display and a...More..

Worldwide Facebook outages reported
by | Sunday, August 27, 2017

Worldwide Facebook outages reported

Some could access the site but were unable to load certain pages, upload pictures, like posts, or send messages. DownDetector.com , a site that monitors online outages, reported more than 2,500 users having...More..

Check Out September's Xbox Live Games With Gold Lineup
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Check Out September's Xbox Live Games With Gold Lineup

According to Microsoft, September's lineup provides over $94 dollars in value and the potential to rack up 3600 in gamerscore. Xbox One players, meanwhile, get the excellent Oxenfree , as well as the flawe...More..

Elon Musk Posts First Photo Of SpaceX Spacesuit
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Elon Musk Posts First Photo Of SpaceX Spacesuit

In other words, it would have been easy to develop an functional yet ugly suit or an awesome-looking suit that offers no protection from the vacuum of space. "First picture of SpaceX spacesuit", Musk said. ...More..

Gamescom 2017: 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' to be Published by Microsoft
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Gamescom 2017: 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' to be Published by Microsoft

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has so many players it's even beating Valve's own games on Steam's concurrent user charts. Bluehole Inc . has unveiled a first "aerial" look at its new desert map that's ma...More..

Battle-Cars coming to Rocket League as a Nintendo Switch Exclusive
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Battle-Cars coming to Rocket League as a Nintendo Switch Exclusive

Unlockable for free when the game launches, you'll be able to duke it out in a Mario NSR, a Luigi NSR and a auto styled after Samus' Gunship from the Metroid games. If you're on the orange team you can use ...More..

Call of Duty: WWII Private Beta Code Giveaway
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Call of Duty: WWII Private Beta Code Giveaway

The Call of Duty fanbase is an intensively competitive one so it seems fitting that even Call of Duty : WWII's social space would allow players to go head-to-head with one another. However, Sledgehammer st...More..

Denmark the latest country to find contaminated eggs
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Denmark the latest country to find contaminated eggs

The eggs at the centre of the scandal have mainly come from the Netherlands , followed by Belgium and Germany . In large quantities, fipronil is an insecticide considered to be "moderately toxic" to human...More..

S&P, Dow hit record highs as Apple, financials climb
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

S&P, Dow hit record highs as Apple, financials climb

The S&P 500 climbed 4.08 points, or 0.16 percent, to 2,480.91 and the Nasdaq Composite added 32.21 points, or 0.51 percent, to end at 6,383.77. "But with earnings coming to a close, no major economic data...More..

LG V30 design confirmed, camera could also have f/1.6 aperture
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

LG V30 design confirmed, camera could also have f/1.6 aperture

Americans should be able to pre-order the device as early as September 17, 2017, and the deliveries are announced for September 28, 2017, the date of its sale overseas. Although there was some speculation tha...More..

Charlie Gard amendment passed House committee, awaiting floor vote
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Charlie Gard amendment passed House committee, awaiting floor vote

The decision over whether or not to allow him to leave the United Kingdom has yet to be made by British courts. Charlie being granted U.S. citizenship could mean his parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard , i...More..

Tekken 7's first DLC character is another crossover
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tekken 7's first DLC character is another crossover

Adding characters from a different franchise can attract their fans to your game. TEKKEN 7 is available for purchase now in the Americas for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PCs via STEAM. This marks the fir...More..

Kingdom Hearts 3 arrives in 2018, to fans' relief
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Kingdom Hearts 3 arrives in 2018, to fans' relief

Fans of Toy Story now get to experience a brand new chapter for Woody and friends in Kingdom Hearts III . After successfully defeating their foes, the trio is greeted by none other than Woody, Buzz and the g...More..

Donald Trump made a $3.7 trillion mistake in his budget
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Donald Trump made a $3.7 trillion mistake in his budget

The CBO said Trump's decade-long spending plan would trim the current almost $20 trillion national debt by $3.3 trillion, not the $5.6 trillion the White House projected. The changes to Medicaid have been a poi...More..

PlayStation 4 Pro In Glacier White Launched With Limited Edition Bundle
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

PlayStation 4 Pro In Glacier White Launched With Limited Edition Bundle

Finally, Sony wants to remind players that anyone who pre-orders Destiny 2 on the PlayStation Store will get exclusive access to the beta that starts on July 18. This bundle is the first PS4 Pro bundle...More..

Nintendo Switch Online app for iOS finally coming 21 July
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Nintendo Switch Online app for iOS finally coming 21 July

The goal of the app, per Nintendo's website , is to enhance the online experience for compatible Switch games. Nintendo had one last Nintendo Direct today focusing on Splatoon 2 before it launches. Here ...More..

WhatsApp lets you search for emoji and customize font type easily
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

WhatsApp lets you search for emoji and customize font type easily

The first feature we are talking about is the text selection toolbar actions to change the font. Users could choose to bold, strikethrough or italicize text and later on, the tech giant also introduced a fixeds...More..

Samsung Invests $1.9 Billion in US Ahead of Trump-Moon Summit
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Samsung Invests $1.9 Billion in US Ahead of Trump-Moon Summit

The company has a call center in Greenville County that supports jobs for 800 full-time and contract employees. According to the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry, which was responsible for selecting the...More..

North Korea vows to execute former South Korean president
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

North Korea vows to execute former South Korean president

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Wednesday applauded an announcement by South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co. that it will invest $380 million in a new home-appliances facility in SC that will create 954 USA -...More..

Nintendo reveals classic SNES console
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Nintendo reveals classic SNES console

Nintendo says the SNES Classic's controllers will use 5-foot cables, or a full 2 feet longer than what you saw with its NES predecessor. "We aren't providing specific numbers, but we will produce signifi...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Agent CB Justin Gilbert suspended 1 year by NFL

Former first round pick Justin Gilbert is now facing even more trouble with the NFL. His season-long suspension likely stems from an additional violation of that policy. Gilbert was originally selected out ...More..

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Apple Call Options (AAPL)
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Apple Call Options (AAPL)

Apple ( AAPL ) could surprise the world and make a move into the healthcare space by acquiring athenahealth ( ATHN ), Citi analyst Garen Sarafian suggested on Thursday. The Cupertino giant has been in the work...More..

Takata would stop making air-bag inflators after bankruptcy after recall
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Takata would stop making air-bag inflators after bankruptcy after recall

Takata Corp, the 84-year-old Japanese company facing billions in liabilities stemming from its defective airbag inflators , is preparing to file for bankruptcy as early as next week sources said on Thursday. ...More..

Apple aims to 'reinvent home music' with HomePod smart speaker
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Apple aims to 'reinvent home music' with HomePod smart speaker

The speaker works, unsurprisingly, with Apple Music and has several speakers and a built in woofer. Apple Inc on Monday introduced the HomePod speaker to compete with Amazon .com Inc's Alexa assistan...More..

Apple CEO Tim Cook to address 2017 graduates at MIT
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Apple CEO Tim Cook to address 2017 graduates at MIT

He said: "Whatever we do at Apple , we must infuse it with the humanity that we are born with". Though the road ahead is fraught, Cook said he is "optimistic, because I believe in your generation, your passi...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple's iOS 11 Gets Do Not Disturb While Driving Feature

Apple , as well as several Android OEMs, have utilized the notification dot feature, but it has never before been a native feature on Android. The design is more card-based, and individual elements are mor...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple to showcase new features for its gadgets

The company also revealed an iMac Pro, coming with up to 18 core Xeon chips and AMD's Radeon Vega graphics. The speaker is similar to cheaper devices from Amazon and Google . Apple also used the event to a...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Apple Reportedly Manufacturing Siri Speaker with Surround Sound, But No Screen

Apple Inc . shares were trading at $152.76 per share on Wednesday afternoon, down $0.91 (-0.59%). Apple's answer to the Amazon Echo lineup and Google Home has advanced to the manufacturing stage , accor...More..

Iraq starts new assault on Islamic State group in Mosul
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Iraq starts new assault on Islamic State group in Mosul

The United National humanitarian co-ordinator in Iraq says civilians are being hit hardest as the military assault against ISIS militants in Mosul enters its final phase. It said, the air force dropped leafle...More..

No breakthrough on missing Sukhoi-30 IAF aircraft
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

No breakthrough on missing Sukhoi-30 IAF aircraft

The Indian Air Force's rapidly-aging Soviet-era fleet threatens to hamper New Delhi's ability to counter potential threats from Beijing and Islamabad. A search has been on for the aircraft, said Sonitpur dist...More..

Graco recalls car seats; webbing may not hold child in crash
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Graco recalls car seats; webbing may not hold child in crash

According to the NHTSA Safety Recall Report , the seats have code 2014/06 on a tag on the harness webbing. Due to the My Ride 65 products possibly not properly restraining children during an accident, it wil...More..