Electronics

Magic Leap shows off AR headset that ships in 2018

Smartphone photograph got a shot in the arm with blurred-background portrait mode in 2017 - and thanks to Google with its Pixel 2, we learnt how algorithms an...


Nokia 9 features in yet another leak, this time without a case

The Nokia 9 will be HMD's first smartphone to sport an OLED panel. While we were just speculating this leaked information, now alleged render of the Nokia 9 ...


Google's Chrome Will Start Removing "Failing" Ads In February

The CFBA announced its Better Ads Experience Program on Monday. If they do not, however, it is likely they never intended their ad blocker to do much blocking o...


Facebook expands its use of facial recognition technology

We always respect the privacy setting people select when posting a photo on Facebook (whether that's friends, public or a custom audience), so you won't receive...


US Senator John McCain to miss key tax vote

McCain, who was diagnosed with brain cancer earlier this year, was admitted to a Maryland hospital on Wednesday and treated for several days for side effects ...


North Korea was behind the WannaCry cyberattacks, says the White House

The Washington Post cited a USA official as saying Trump's administration would be urging allies to counter North Korea's cyberattack capabilities and impleme...


Star system has record eight exoplanets

The new finding is Kepler-90i, a small, hot, rocky planet with an orbital period of 14.4 days. "For the first time, we've discovered an eighth planet in a d...


Apple invests $390 million in US-made iPhone lasers

VCSELs are part of what makes Face ID work as well as Animoji , and Portrait mode in the camera. Apple is also rumored to be planning a new iPad Pro model ...


DirectD has open pre-orders for the OnePlus 5T starting from RM2449

It comes in a specially designed box and includes Kylo Ren case. The alert slider is bright red, while the SIM tray, volume rocker and power button are black....


Microsoft is teaching Bing to add balance to your subjective web searches

This will help Bing in doling out more advanced and improved search results for its users as it looks to put more heat on its dominant search rival Google . Bu...


Samsung, LG to debut new laptops

One of these is Samsung's Notebook 9 series for 2018. On the decidedly bright side, they can accommodate up to 1TB data on solid-state drives, also packing ...


Should We Care That Netflix Knows Everything About Our Viewing Habits?

A Christmas Prince is a Netflix original holiday-themed romantic comedy that our own Lea Palmieri called "cheesy, hopeful, a little bit ridiculous, and overa...


Google Home Max hits stores today, yours for $399

Google is now offering a range of smart speakers. Those who want to try before they buy can check out Home Max in person at select Verizon retail locatio...


Breath Of The Wild - The Champions' Ballad DLC Is Out Now

In addition, Nintendo announced the next DLC for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , "The Champions" Ballad will be release for Nintendo Switch and...


The Last Guardian VR Experience Coming Very Soon

Meanwhile, Microsoft follows close on the heels with its new Xbox One X, which the Redmond giant claims as the most powerful gaming console. In MediEvil 2...


Games-mart Steam halts Bitcoin payments

Valve, the company that owns Steam, noted the value for Bitcoin only stays stable for a certain period of time and can change before a transaction has been comp...


Apple announces the best iOS apps and games of 2017

Apple has announced its editorial picks for the best apps, movies, TV shows, books, and podcasts available from its various online content stores. iOS apps...


Instagram testing standalone Direct messaging app

The app will let you create and share stories, and give you access to exclusive filters, Boomerang and other creative tools on Instagram . The new app suggests...


Amazon Prime Video Finally Available on Apple TV

This new development in the existing row between the two companies follows YouTube disabling its programming from Amazon's Echo Show device, which Amazon reta...


Google Maps Motorcycle Mode Launched in India for 2 Wheeler

The two-wheeler mode will help bikers find the most suitable route in India. In India, some highways don't allow motorcycles on them either, so the new naviga...


Back Up, Curse Of Osiris Released]

Curse of Osiris launches tomorrow across all three platforms on which the game is available: PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One . Destiny 2 is an onli...


Apple Pay Cash Is Now Available For iOS 11.2 Users

As with the initial rollout of Apple Pay itself, Apple Pay Cash is now limited to the US. Transactions are limited to $3,000 each and while transfers betw...


Facebook's New Messaging App Hopes to Reach Kids as Young as 6

Dubbed as Messenger Kids, the app enables preteens to safely communicate with their parents and friends, claims the company. As for why Facebook is launching ...


Snapchat updates design with increased focus on friends

The update is rolling out starting today. To the right side of the camera is a redesigned Discover page with Stories from publishers, creators and the oth...


BMW i8 Roadster: This Is It, With Slightly More Horsepower and Range

The i8 Roadster includes a power-retractable cloth panel over the cabin that stows away in 16 seconds, and can be operated at speeds up to 31 miles per hour. ...


Microsoft Unveils Multibillion-Dollar Campus Overhaul

Microsoft's decision to expand on the footprint of its campus in Redmond, Washington, its home since 1986, is in contrast to the highly publicized office expans...


Massage Envy Mishandled Its Customers and Now Faces 180 Sexual Assault Accusations

Almost 200 others have claimed they were assaulted by Massage Envy employees. "It's terrible to be assaulted when you're in a very vulnerable position, bu...


Android 8.0 Oreo Hitting HTC U11 From November 27

If you've got an unlocked HTC U11, watch for your Android 8.0 update starting tomorrow. Mo Versi - VP of Product Management at HTC - made this announcem...


Android phones 'betray' user location to Google

Quartz found since January, Android devices have been collecting Cell ID codes and sending the information to Google. If Cell IDs were collected by Google wi...


Ohio State comes back to down MI

Then, the Buckeyes faced a third-and-three from Michigan's 37-yard line, and Barrett worked out of the initial tackle attempt to advance the ball past the fir...


Egypt mosque attack leaves at least 85 dead, 80 wounded

North Sinai, which stretches from the Suez Canal eastwards to the Gaza Strip and Israel, has always been a security headache for Egyptian security forces becaus...


Apple reportedly planning an iPhone SE 2 for Q1 2018

Camera wise, the iPhone SE 2 is speculated to feature a 12MP rear camera, and a 5MP FaceTime camera at the front. To recall, Apple captured the interest of ...


Red Wine Boosts Your Confidence and Relaxes Your Mind, Says New Study

If you want to chill out, fill your glass with red wine ; at 52.8 percent, it landed the highest rate of reporting for feeling relaxed out of any of the other ...


US Agency to Vote on Overturning Obama-Era 'Net Neutrality' Rules

Title II gives the FCC the authority to treat companies like AT&T, Comcast and Verizon as common carriers of internet content. Common carriage promotes intercon...


Valkyrie AMR Pro is the ultimate in track weapons

A lot of this driving performance comes thanks to the overhauled aerodynamics. Aston says that this auto will offer a top speed of over 250 miles per hour, co...