Xbox Backwards Compatibility - Microsoft deal big blow to Xbox One owners

If I were to make a comparison on the capabilities with the 6 teraflops and the extra RAM we have in the machine, the true 4K gaming, which is more than just the 8 million pixels; you've got HDR, spacial audio support with Dolby Atmos. Microsoft sho... More..

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by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honours, to open BET Awards

And aside from Bruno, some of music's biggest names are set to take the stage and get the crowd pumped up, including A$AP Rocky , Big Sean , Chris Brown , DJ Khaled , El Debarge, French Montana , Future, ...More..

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect until 8 pm
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect until 8 pm

Timing: 2 to 8 p.m. A heavy amount of rain is possible in a short amount of time. More scattered showers and storms will pick up around lunchtime as the cold front makes its way into Georgia. While this is...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

It is unclear whether Public Protector can recommend amending Constitution

The requirements for a constitutional change that would shift the Reserve Bank's mandate from protecting the value of the rand in favour of the socio-economic wellbeing of citizens was unlikely‚ Nomura's emergi...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Anger erupts in London as Grenfell protesters take to the streets

Mr Cundy vowed police "will get to the answer of what has happened and why", adding: "If criminal offences have been committed it is us who will investigate that". A woman places a candle amongst floral tribute...More..

Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room

The new gadget will be a direct rival to both the Amazon Echo and Google Home speakers . "I'm dispensing with the updates, other than to tell you, Apple's doing great", Apple CEO Tim Cook said in...More..

Envoy Haley says United States won't let the United Nations 'bully' Israel anymore
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Envoy Haley says United States won't let the United Nations 'bully' Israel anymore

Her visit follows a speech delivered Tuesday before the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), which Haley threatened to leave if it does not cease disproportionately targeting Israel. Haley, a former Rep...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

AMD releases 'Radeon Pro 500' Series graphics for iMac

The MacBooks are likewise getting an upgrade to Kaby Lake, and will also get new SSDs that are 50 percent faster than the previous generation, the company said . More information on the new Radeon Pro 500 s...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Report Of Multiple Casualties In Incident On London Bridge

A witness said they were in the front of Elliot's Cafe when a large group of people started running up the street from Borough Market. "Armed officers responded and shots have been fired", Metropolitan police ...More..

Gravitational waves detected again, at furthest distance yet
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Gravitational waves detected again, at furthest distance yet

But Einstein's theory says gravitational waves ought to be immune to this sort of dispersion-and this is exactly what the observations suggest, with this latest black hole merger providing the strongest confi...More..

Qualcomm: Apple is pressuring contractors in patent dispute
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Qualcomm: Apple is pressuring contractors in patent dispute

Forbes reports that Qualcomm is suing these four manufacturers for not paying royalities to Qualcomm for the patents on its smartphone tech, including IP on cellular modems - you know, 3G/4G are a big ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google Could Give a Glimpse of Standalone VR Device at I/O 2017

The tech giant said it's working with Lenovo and HTC to build a new breed of VR headsets, created to work without a phone or separate computer. Google announced the new VR headset during its annual Google I/O c...More..

Sunny skies, hot temperatures expected through the midweek
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Sunny skies, hot temperatures expected through the midweek

Monday's best chances for rain develops later in the afternoon for the Portland metro area, and early evening for points south including Salem and Albany. Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly afte...More..

Playboy model loses bid to toss out privacy invasion case
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Playboy model loses bid to toss out privacy invasion case

Dani Mathers , 30, is charged with secretly photographing a naked 70-year-old woman in a Los Angeles gym and sharing the image without the subject's consent on Snapchat. Mathers' attorney, Dana Cole, said Mathe...More..

Moto C and C Plus budget lineup unveiled, starts at $97
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Moto C and C Plus budget lineup unveiled, starts at $97

It cleared up the confusion by saying that the Moto Z and X ranges offer "different experiences" and that adding the Z range meant there was more choice for "tech-hungry consumers". He now uses a Motorola Moto ...More..

Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

The No. 43 Richard Petty Motorsports Ford of Aric Almirola failed post-race LIS inspection following his fourth-place result . We had really good cars where things happened and we didn't get the finish we dese...More..

What you Need to Know about the Meteor Shower this Weekend
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

What you Need to Know about the Meteor Shower this Weekend

The shower happens when Earth passes through the thick cloud of debris left by Halley's Comet - and glowing remnants flash across the sky. Thanks for reading, and just look up, you never know what you will ...More..

President Robert Mugabe rejects claims Zimbabwe is a fragile state despite crisis
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

President Robert Mugabe rejects claims Zimbabwe is a fragile state despite crisis

But this report, which saw Ghana's name vanish from the top 10 does not remain a bother to the Zimbabwean president, Robert Mugabe. A small group of Zimbabweans gathered near the venue of the WEF on Thursday,...More..

Galaxy S8, S8+: Samsung launches new flagship phones in India
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Galaxy S8, S8+: Samsung launches new flagship phones in India

Both the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ are powered by an Exynos processor, along with 4GB of RAM. If you wish to watch the live streaming of Galaxy S8 event, you will have to visit the Samsung India website (htt...More..

Titans sit out 2nd round, then trade up for wide receiver
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Titans sit out 2nd round, then trade up for wide receiver

Team officials said earlier this week that Kevin Dodd, a second-round pick last season, still is feeling pain from the foot that bothered him much of his rookie season and required another surgery. Adding Davis...More..

China's Didi confirms $5.5 billion funding for global expansion
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

China's Didi confirms $5.5 billion funding for global expansion

The last valuation for Didi was $34 billion in August when it agreed to acquire Uber Technology Inc's China business following a drawn-out rivalry between the two firms. It also employed Charlie Miler, former U...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

NASA's Cassini spacecraft flies between Saturn and rings in historic 1st

The first of the spaceship's 22 deep dives between Saturn and its innermost ring is scheduled for April 26 at 5:00 am Florida time (0900 GMT), NASA said. This meant that it was out of contact with Earth during ...More..

Call Of Duty: WW2 - Everything We Know So Far
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Call Of Duty: WW2 - Everything We Know So Far

Bristling with cannon and armaments, the Rock commanded control of the Strait of Gibraltar, a critical maritime chokepoint vital to the war effort. Through this WWII is attempting to mirror real soldier pro...More..

Baahubali 2 Is At Par With Any Khan Film, Says Producer
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Baahubali 2 Is At Par With Any Khan Film, Says Producer

The makers of Baahubali 2: The Conclusion ( Bahubali 2 ) is touted as the most anticipated and awaited movie of the year. The war drama is scheduled to release on Friday, 28 April 2017. After Baahubali: The Be...More..

Google reveals changes made to reign in fake news
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Google reveals changes made to reign in fake news

The moves follow months after criticism of Google and Facebook Inc. for hosting misleading information, particular tied to the 2016 USA presidential election. According to Google , the site sees searches in ...More..

Cassini set for final close flyby of Saturn's moon Titan
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Cassini set for final close flyby of Saturn's moon Titan

While three earlier space probes have flown by Saturn, Cassini was the first to enter its orbit. On April 26, the spacecraft will start a series of 22 dives through the 1,500 mile-wide gap between Saturn ...More..

SNES Mini Coming This Holiday Season
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

SNES Mini Coming This Holiday Season

That discontinuation decision was made as a way to make way for the new Super Nintendo system, sources tell Eurogamer . A source of Eurogamer .net very close to the house of Kyoto has confirmed that Nint...More..

Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

LHS 1140b's larger size may mean it once possessed a surface ocean of magma millions of years ago. During these transits, the world slightly dims the star's light, making enough of a change that can be detected...More..

Assad calls chemical attack '100 percent' fabrication
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Assad calls chemical attack '100 percent' fabrication

Russia , which backs Assad's regime, has claimed he is not responsible. In a statement aired by Syrian state TV, the army said that the incident proved ISIS and Al-Qaida-linked militants "posses chemical ...More..

Early dinosaurs were similar to crocodiles
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Early dinosaurs were similar to crocodiles

The carnivorous reptile measured between 7 and 10 feet (2 and 3 meters) long and sported a lengthy neck and tail, Nesbitt told Live Science. "However, Teleocrater shows us that bird-line archosaurs initia...More..

Amazon Takes Voice Battle With Apple TV Outside U.S.
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Amazon Takes Voice Battle With Apple TV Outside U.S.

The announcement comes alongside a new version of the Fire TV Stick, a £40 model that comes with Alexa built in as well as a new processor and wifi components that Amazon says makes it 30% faster than the previ...More..

'To win is like a drug' - Nagelsmann relishes Hoffenheim's Bayern triumph
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

'To win is like a drug' - Nagelsmann relishes Hoffenheim's Bayern triumph

Hummels described the game as "a wake-up call" for Bayern ahead of their Champions League quarter-final against Real Madrid. Hoffenheim have taken four points off Bayern, having left the Allianz Arena with ...More..

Galaxy S8 Has the Best Smartphone Display, According to Calibration Experts
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Galaxy S8 Has the Best Smartphone Display, According to Calibration Experts

This hints at the fact that the launch of the smartphone is not too far away. On the day of the Galaxy S8 and S8 + presentation, a high-tech journalist managed to unlock the new Korean flagship with a single ...More..

Sindhu, Marin set up Rio rematch in India Open final
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Sindhu, Marin set up Rio rematch in India Open final

In the second, much like the deciding game in the semifinal against Korean's Sung Ju Hyun on Saturday, Sindhu jumped to a 4-0 lead and never trailed again. PV Sindhu won a lot of hearts when she beat Carolina M...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Play Ms. Pacman now on real city streets with Google Maps

Tomorrow is April Fools' Day, so be on your guard. Google previously made a Pac-Man prank on April Fool's Day in 2015 . Pac-Man Mania first started with the release of the original Pac-Man way back in 1980 and...More..

Uber Says Goodbye To Denmark
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Uber Says Goodbye To Denmark

Some Danish government officials, however lamented Uber's departure. Uber stopped operating in Austin, Texas (along with Lyft) in early May past year, when voters upheld strict regulations on the ridesh...More..

Brings the Ability to Update From Anniversary Update
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Brings the Ability to Update From Anniversary Update

Announced at the company's fall Windows 10 event in New York City previous year, the update brings a number of changes, both big and small, to Microsoft's ubiquitous operating system. The big new idea in the Cr...More..

Facebook has never looked more like Snapchat
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Facebook has never looked more like Snapchat

Just like filters on Instagram stories, you can add frames, masks or effects to your stories on Facebook . If a friend sends you a direct photo or video, you can view and reply in the direct sectio...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Elon Musk's SpaceX on brink of `Wright Brothers moment' with reused rocket

The rocket's first stage booster already completed a static fire test on Monday at NASA's Kennedy Space Center's pad 39A. The CEO of SpaceX declared that, in the event of reusing a rocket booster on a Falc...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

UK landmarks join big switch-off for Earth Hour

It is that time of the year, the time when you make a small effort and step towards the protection of your one and only beloved planet Earth. The Earth Hour is the world's biggest environment event which was ...More..