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Consumer Reports removes recommendation for Microsoft's Surface

Consumer Reports said the study was based on data from 90,741 tablets and laptops that subscribers bought new between 2014 and the beginning of 2017. The las...


First PS4 5.0 System Update Details Revealed; Here's What it Does

You can already use a Pro for 1080p Remote Play and Share Play. For instance now, instead of simply following well-known streamers or developers or YouTube ...


Current password standards creator regrets everything

Bill Burr , the author of the "NIST Special Publication 800-63". The text recommended using uppercase and lowercase letters, non-alphabetic symbols, and numbers...


Spotify finally allows Xbox One owners to choose their own soundtrack

Spotify has touched down on Microsoft's Xbox One, opening up the service to millions of gamers, allowing them to alter the soundtracks of their favourite titl...


For Honor Is Free This Weekend On The PlayStation 4

In case you weren't aware of, Ubisoft has recently revealed that For Honor will be getting dedicated servers , and the game will continue to evolve through...


Bixby, why is Samsung's heir apparent facing 12 years in the slammer?

Prosecutors have alleged Lee knew about Park's confidante, Choi Soon-sil, and used that knowledge to plot a succession path that would ensure his control over ...


Google techie's anti-diversity 'manifesto' angers employees

Google is proud, and it publically highlights that it hires minorities and women to diversify the company's workforce. The manifesto criticizes company ini...


This is the LG V30: The Best Look So Far

Likely to emerge as the LG V30 , the new smartphone is asserted to have upper and lower bezels reduced by 20 and 50 percent compared to the last year's V2...


Unofficial Pixel XL 2 Case Compared With Pixel, Galaxy S8

This move would have always been contentious, though Google's teasing at the original Pixel launch past year certainly does not help. Lots of rumors and ...


Spotify Xbox app spotted, is it finally coming to the console?

In the case of Spotify on PS4, you can outright replace any game's music with whatever you're playing from Spotify; better yet, you can retain sound effects f...


Google Stands Against the Android Crashing Applications

Google is now incorporating the new features of the ranking algorithms, which will allow for the bad Android apps to fall in the rankings on Google Play Stor...


Facebook tries to combat fake news

This will help the site detect possible hoaxes and send them to fact checkers before the potentially untrue stories go viral. "It might take a while to reach ...


Windows 10 to get native eye-tracking controls

Last week, Microsoft announced a new option for Windows Insiders in the Fast ring, enabling them to "Skip Ahead" from the latest wave of builds, to those ...


Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Confirmed By AT&T

This is a direct reference to the fiasco that took place previous year with the company's Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. As it happened with the Samsung Galaxy S8...


WNBA Teams and Players Coming to NBA Live 18

Many WNBA stars sat for detailed head scans at EA Sports' Tiburon studio, where NBA Live is made and athletes in other games get scanned as well. The game...


Microsoft Announces Surface Plus For Business Program

Visit Microsoft Store website and signup for the offer. U.S. based customers who are interested in the program can visit the Microsoft Store to find out...


SNES Classic Edition pre-orders will open this month, Nintendo promises

It will cost about $80 and come with 21 pre-loaded games, including the never-before released " Star Fox 2 ". In a post on Facebook , the Japanese gaming gia...


More IPhone 8 Details Surface Via HomePod Firmware

Deeper delving into the firmware threw up an icon used to represent the D22 device, which bears the shape of a smartphone, notably one without a traditional iP...


New July patch brings Magitek Armour and more quests

Take on the game's toughest bosses with the Magitek Exosuits-for 30 minutes a day, these will grant invincibility. The update's size is reported to be around 2,...


Sony Music Revenue, Operating Income Up Double Digits In First Quarter

On Tuesday, Sony said operating profit rose nearly three-fold in April-June to 157.61 billion yen ($1.43 billion), exceeding the previous first-quarter reco...


Samsung Galaxy S9 could be the fastest phone at 1.2 Gbps

It will also result in smoother video calls and live broadcasting. The modem will be included in the company's next generation of flagship chipsets, which will ...


Vice president: U.S. stands beside Baltic states forever

On Sunday, while on his trip to Eastern Europe, Vice President Mike Pence caught up with Fox News during a stop in Tallinn, Estonia , and he tried to reass...


Congress lodges 44 Gujarat MLAs at Bengaluru resort

The tally since Thursday is five. After resigning from the House and also all party posts, they had driven to the BJP office in Gandhinagar and joined the saf...


Paul di Resta replaces unwell Massa for Hungarian Grand Prix

He was then taken to the MH EK Honvédkórház hospital to complete precautionary checks, but was cleared to compete in FP3 by the FIA's medical delegate ahead of ...


AMD boasts of Ryzen-backed growth, still makes a loss

Zen-based processors are AMD's most competitive chips in a decade, and the sales of the initial Ryzen 7 and Ryzen 5 processors helped boost AMD's second-...


Google Play Music and YouTube Red will be merged, says YouTube exec

By forming a new service merging both together, the users will be able to enjoy both Music and Videos from a single platform with a unified subscription. The ...


WhatsApp achieves 1 billion daily active users mark

A year ago WhatsApp had one billion users per month. WhatsApp Status, launched earlier this year, has managed to increase its user base to 250 million ...


Microsoft launches Windows bug bounty program with payouts of up to $250,000

Even so, that marks a change from the way many other companies approach their respective programs, declining bounties for exploits that had already been discove...


Ajit Doval Arrives In China For BRICS Meeting Amid Sikkim Standoff

He said that discussions will be held on topics, including global governance, anti-terrorism, internet security and energy security, as well as major worldwide ...


HTC Vive Standalone Headset Powered by Snapdragon 835 Announced

All we know for now is that the headset will launch sometime later this year, in China, to begin with. HTC says the headset is created to deliver an "outstand...


Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Expansion "Comrades" Beta Announced; New Screenshots Released

Check out some work-in-progress images below. Weapons and playstyle are similarly limited in the beta, offering only the katana, club, dagger, and shuriken with...


Xiaomi launches Mi 5X with dual-lens camera at an attractive price

Xiaomi started the event by discussing the MIUI numbers. Seven years later, the ROM has racked up over 2.8 billion downloads from 142 countries, and is transla...


Moto Z2 Force Edition, Moto 360 Camera Mod go official

The battery life, however, is just as everyone feared. Motorola has retained the ultra-slim design that everyone loved of the Moto Z and married it to t...


Your Roomba is spying on you and that fridge sure looks suspicious

Roombas are already compatible with Google Homes and Amazon Alexas, and data about your home could easily help those companies figure out what you don't...


Charlie Gard's parents back in court to bring son home to die

After exhausting treatment options in London , a judge ruled that taking Charlie to the USA for an untested experimental treatment would do more harm t...


Anne Hathaway to Replace Amy Schumer as 'Barbie'

The Oscar victor would replace previously reported star Amy Schumer in the project. A Sony spokesperson told the Tracking Board that Hathaway's invo...


Overwhelmed! Microsoft decides to keep MS Paint

The statement comes from Megan Saunders, the General Manager of 3D for Everyone Initiative and Windows Experiences at Microsoft , in a blog post . Microsoft...


Malayalam actress molestation case: Actor Dileep denied bail by Kerala High Court

The prosecution also referred to an ongoing pro-Dileep social media campaign to secure his release. The Kerala Police's claim, of having enough evidence against...


Phil Spencer reveals Xbox One X pre-orders will open soon

Without a doubt, excitement among hardcore Microsoft fans is incredibly high when it comes to the Xbox One X, and one could even say that such anticipation ...


Refreshed Jaguar XJ range revealed, arriving in 2018

The entire range scores a larger 10-inch touchscreen - up from 8.8-inches - which can be used like a smartphone interface in regards to the ability to swipe and...


President Mukherjee Remembers Life as MP at Farewell, Thanks Modi

The President's views on national and global issues have "enhanced the stature of the top office", said the Vice-President, who is also the chairman of the uppe...


Google To Change Its Homepage For The First Time Since 1996

Google rolled out a redesigned news feed infused with machine learning to create a more customized user experience. The mobile app feed also contains things suc...


Balaji Telefilms Zooms Nearly 9% On RIL Stake Buy Nod

During the quarter, revenues from the refining and marketing segment increased by 18.3% (YoY) to Rs 66,945 crore, compared with Rs 56,568 crore a year ago. Reli...


Reliance Launches 'Free' Jio Phone: Four Questions That Remain Unanswered

Taking the Jio revolution to the next step, Reliance Chairman Mr. Mukesh Ambani has today announced the JioPhone which is introduced as "India ka smartp...


Online App Now Available for Free; to Start Charging $20 in 2018

The official Nintendo app is available for free for both Android and iOS devices, and you can download it directly from the Google Play Store or Apple ...


Asus ZenFone 4 series gets official teaser, launch seems imminent

That's changing with the Zenfone 4 , after Asus Sales Director, Steve Hope told TechRadar that "the Zenfone 2 and 3 weren't right for the UK", but their succ...


Burundi's Robotics Team Goes Missing After First Global Competition in DC

Four boys and two girls are missing . The four males and two females were last seen late on Tuesday afternoon when the robotics contest ended at the FIRST...


Jerusalem's top Muslim cleric detained following deadly Old City shooting

In a move that is expected to exacerbate the tension, the Jordanian-run Islamic Waqf announced the closure of all mosques in eastern Jerusalem , forcing thousa...


Pokemon Go Fest is coming this weekend

Niantic has announced that it's finally going to release Legendary Pokemon in Pokemon Go . Turns out, the prizes are gonna be legendaries, just as playe...


Mercedes-Benz's Luxury Ute Has Officially Arrived

The actual prototype made waves at the Geneva motorshow earlier this year. It's capable of carrying the equivalent of 17 full 50-litre beer barrels and can to...