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Released letter details alleged misconduct by Uber

The letter prompted Uber to do an internal investigation of the company when it was received by them in May. Jacobs has since testified that his attorney was ...


Google parent Alphabet's X sells new wireless internet technology to Andhra Pradesh

Alphabet X will provide two thousand FSOC links, technology that is an offshoot of its Project Loon initiative, to the state. Google fine-tuned this FSOC...


Download Wallpapers From The OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition

OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition: What's Different? Those who are expecting any kind of cosmetic hardware changes will be disheartened. The company wouldn'...


Facebook will now let you temporarily mute a friend's posts

That is, you can hide them. While Snooze isn't entirely different from the ability to straight up unfollow people, it is nice to have an option to remove ce...


Get PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds free with Xbox One X purchase

Still, this success has Microsoft in the mood to celebrate. It's clearly not a secret that Xbox One X isn't a huge selling hit , despite it being the most po...


Eight Exoplanets Orbit Sun-Like Star Kepler-90

Thanks to the Google Artificial Intelligence , the team was able to look at NASA's data and discover the huge rock. The data collected from the Kepler te...


Google to open AI research centre in China

It will be helmed by Jia Li , head of research and development at Google Cloud AI, and Fei-fei Li, director of the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Lab and a...


The best meteor shower of the year happens tonight

You can find the Virtual Telescope YouTube livestream above or by clicking here . If you're lucky and there's a break in the clouds tonight, you might get a ...


Trump signs bill banning Kaspersky from US government systems

Kaspersky has been under fire for potential connections to Russian espionage operations for the brunt of the year. "The case against Kaspersky is well-documente...


Samsung's Galaxy S9 probably won't have Synaptics' in-display fingerprint scanner

Synaptics Inc, a company that is well-known for manufacturing touchpads and fingerprint sensors has officially announced Clear ID FS9500 optical in-displ...


Google making its Assistant available to older phones

Later on, the feature will come to Italy, Japan, Germany, Brazil and South Korea. Prior to this, the company mentioned that the assistant will only be available...


Microsoft Unveils Q# Quantum Programming Language - Get Free Preview Here

The Quantum Development Kit is deeply integrated with Visual Studio , Microsoft's suite of developer tools, so programmers can start coding for quantum comp...


IMac Pro Appears To Feature New T2 Chip For Extra Security

That'll feature an 18-core Xeon processor and an incredible 128GB RAM. YouTube personality Marques Brownlee was given the iMac Pro for a week ahead of t...


Twitter officially launches 'threads,' a new feature for easily posting tweetstorms

Twitter is going to institute a threading feature created to make it easier for you to jot down thoughts in a series. If you post a thread , the first t...


Google Home Mini update brings back the touch function

Google recently rolled out an update that will allow you to use Home speakers as intercom systems in your house. Interestingly, the above functions aren't any...


Amazon Echo is now available in the Benelux

New customers in these countries can now begin unlimited, ad-free streaming of new releases from chart-topping artists within the Amazon Music app for iOS, An...


Real-time notifications on Google Maps soon

The feature is still to launch on iOS users. It is very likely that this functionality comes as a direct result of the " Google for India" Initiative and thi...


NASA and Google to Announce AI Breakthrough

NASA does not mention aliens explicitly in its description of the telescope's mission, but it does state that Kepler is on the hunt for planets like Earth . I...


Geminid meteors peak Wednesday and they could be incredible!

The Geminid meteor shower , which will peak Wednesday night and be visible through early Thursday morning, is consistently one of the brightest shows of the ye...


Trump signs directive to send Americans back to the moon

But he set no deadlines for the missions. The announcement was welcomed by NASA's Acting Administrator Robert Lightfoot, who said the agency is looking forw...


Mega Man makes an appearance in Monster Hunter

In a recent post on the PlayStation Blog , director Yuya Tokuda gave fans some helpful pieces of advice that should help them out during the beta test. Althoug...


Apple to acquire Shazam

After buying Shazam Apple can save the commissions which Shazam was charging them for sending users to iTunes. Shazam announced past year that it had re...


Game Awards 2017: Bayonetta 3 announced exclusively for Nintendo Switch

We got a peek at Japan's " Bayonetta Non-Stop Climax Edition " featuring both Bayonetta games , and Europe is getting something similar with the " B...


Instagram Testing Seperate Messaging App

Instagram Direct is now available only in Chile, Israel, Italy, Portugal, Turkey and Uruguay. Except we're not talking about Facebook directly: The company...


Our Opinion: New gun bill a disaster for Mass.

And under the law being pushed by the NRA right now, those individuals would be allowed to legally carry a weapon in NY. NY has stringent rules for concealed...


Scientists Discover Super Earth With Icy Rocks 111 Light Years Away

Both planets are around 111 light years from Earth so while they're not exactly within a vacationing distance they are still extremely close when thinking ab...


2 suspensions for dirty hits in Bengals-Steelers game

Postgame, he said: "He shouldn't have stood over him..." How about a one-year subscription to the ultimate sports streaming service in Canada, with access to ...


Far Cry 5 and Other Upcoming Ubisoft Titles Hit With Delays

A third title that has not been announced yet but was apparently scheduled to release sometime in the 2018-2019 fiscal year is now set back to Ubisoft's 2019-...


Google shuts down Chrome 'apps' section on Mac and Windows

Google has started sending out emails to Chrome app developers telling them that Chrome Apps are deprecated, and while previously installed apps still work...


These 15 vehicles are IIHS' top safety picks for 2018

It also required vehicles to have acceptable or good headlights for the first time to earn a Top Safety Pick award. "Fifteen vehicles meeting these new toug...


New Tomb Raider Game Officially Announced, More News Coming in 2018

The tweet states that "it won't be very long" between the official reveal and when fans will be able to get their hands on the new game. This is because Squar...


New General Motors app lets you order and shop from your vehicle

Many cars come equipped with music apps such as Pandora or reservation apps like OpenTable, both of which let drivers poke through digital lists. In an ongoin...


Woman who disappeared after Tinder date is found dead: family

Two individuals named as people of enthusiasm for Loofe's vanishing, Aubrey Trail, 51, and Bailey Boswell, the 23-year-old lady she met on the web, stayed impri...


Nintendo Launches Wii and Gamecube Games on Nvidia Shield in China

We're not jealous at all. It's also unclear if or when those Nintendo games will be supported on Nvidia's devices outside of China. Earlier today it's been ...


Singapore first in Southeast Asia to get Amazon Prime membership programme

The introductory price for a membership is at $2.99 a month. For that amount, members get to enjoy Prime Video, a membership with video game streaming platform ...


Qualcomm make their move on Intel with Snapdragon on Windows

Built upon the Snapdragon 835 SoC, the Envy x2 will be available in configurations featuring up to 8GB of RAM , and up to 256GB of storage . As we've come to ...


Google Safe Browsing Extends to Android Apps Requiring User and Device Data

Once the user has installed the app on their Android device, the app will need to prompt a privacy policy that explicitly mentions what kind of data it procures...


Airplane Flight Crew Gets Front Row Seat To North Korean Missile Test

The report from the crew of the Hong Kong-bound flight out of San Francisco suggests that North Korea's latest missile test may not have been as successful as...


SpaceX to send a Tesla Roadster into outer space

The billionaire who is also famous for his futuristic claims is now planning to put his personal Tesla into Mars' orbit. It therefore will be capable of creat...


LA Auto Show: America spec Nissan Kicks unveiled

Nissan has plans to sell the vehicle in more than 80 countries worldwide. The Kicks will be offered in a range of five exterior colours, plus five two-tone...


Micromax Bharat 5 set to launch in India today

Micromax Bharat 5 is launched in India today. On paper, the Redmi 5A looks far better than the Micromax Bharat 5 , but we will wait to check both the devi...


Supermoon To Shine Over Idaho Sunday

December's full moon is known as the Cold Moon or Frost Moon due to the cold weather at this time of year. But although the moon is the biggest and closest it...


Apple hits Qualcomm with countersuit for infringing on battery patents

Earlier in July, Qualcomm accused Apple of infringing numerous patents linked to helping mobile devices get improved battery life. Apple, of course, said it d...


Apple, Stanford launch Apple Heart Study to improve atrial fibrillation detection

The study was first announced in Apple's September event, where the company said it believed the Apple Watch heart rate sensor was good enough to accurately d...


Victoria's Secret models slammed for using n-word at show

The video appears to be taken from a Karlie Kloss vlog. But this moment appears to have been cut from Kloss' vlog. They had issues obtaining visas for mod...


Microsoft's Edge browser is now available for Android and iOS

In early October, Microsoft began offering Edge to iOS and Android users as part of early preview. So rather than relying completely on its failing (or rather...


Year's brightest supermoon coming to OR skies Sunday night

The moon will still be super-sized when it becomes visible that evening and will officially reach its perigee at 3:45 a.m. ET on December 4. Still, don't sl...


HDMI Forum Releases New HDMI 2.1 Specification Which Supports Higher Resolutions

Perhaps just as pleasing to your peepers as the higher resolutions and refresh rates is the delivery of Dynamic HDR to compatible TV screens. The coming of th...


Xiaomi launches the Redmi 5A in India for just ₹4999 ($77)

After this threshold is reached, the handset's price will go up to ₹5,999, which was actually the starting price of the Xiaomi Redmi 4A too. Running Android...


Google launches 'Datally' app for Android users to save mobile data

Next is the Data Saver bubble to block background data usage and track real-time data usage and block them with a tap if they are using too much data. Now, just...