Google Maps gets major UI refresh

According to Google, "We've also updated our color scheme and added new icons to help you quickly identify exactly what kind of point of interest you're looking at". Google Maps is one of those rare applications that gets better with time. Other cat... More..

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Apple says the reports that Animoji doesn't require iPhone X are false
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Apple says the reports that Animoji doesn't require iPhone X are false

Apple says on its website that Animoji requires the TrueDepth camera system which consists of infrared and front cameras, flood illuminator, proximity and ambient light sensors, microphone and speaker, and d...More..

Twitter removes verifications on some users
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Twitter removes verifications on some users

Twitter immediately made good on its threats. stripping the verification badges from two accounts associated with white nationalists. "This perception became worse when we opened up verification for public subm...More..

The first Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris livestream is today
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

The first Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris livestream is today

The Infinite Forest will offer multiple ways to play, including visiting past, present, and future versions of Mercury, all while being different every time. Let's just hope that the story found in Expansion I...More..

Leonid meteor shower to light up the Inland Northwest skies this weekend
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Leonid meteor shower to light up the Inland Northwest skies this weekend

The best time to see the meteors is between midnight and dawn on either of those two nights. This year's display will take place over the whole weekend, with the expected hourly peak of 10 to 20 meteors hitt...More..

Google Daydream Headset Future Bleak With HTC Pulling Out
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Google Daydream Headset Future Bleak With HTC Pulling Out

Currently, the manufacturer does not inform the release date and the cost of stand-alone virtual reality helmet Vive Focus. The Vive Focus controller appears similar to the one that ships with Google and Sams...More..

Arsenal 'want' former Chelsea manager to succeed Arsène Wenger at the Emirates
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Arsenal 'want' former Chelsea manager to succeed Arsène Wenger at the Emirates

Arsène Wenger , who talked a year ago about the idea of being England manager, has spoken of the possibility of a move into global football and being involved at the 2022 World Cup . We take a look at some o...More..

Starcraft II goes free-to-play today
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Starcraft II goes free-to-play today

Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty turned seven years old this year and apparently, a F2P model has been in the works for a while. Alternatively, you can get on board using your Facebook account. If you're looki...More..

Planet hunters discover Earth-like world that could sustain life
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Planet hunters discover Earth-like world that could sustain life

A red dwarf is a particularly faint & cool star, and astronomers say it is easier to detect Earth-like planets orbiting around them than it is detecting ones that orbit around stars similar to our Sun. "In th...More..

Oppo F3 Plus 6GB RAM Price in India
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Oppo F3 Plus 6GB RAM Price in India

It flaunts a 5.98-inch full HD JDI display with 2.5D curved glass. Specifications of the Oppo F3 Plus are the same as the original smartphone. At the heart of the phone, there's a MediaTek Helio P25 SoC...More..

10-Year Old Successfully Unlocks His Mom's iPhone X Using Face ID
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

10-Year Old Successfully Unlocks His Mom's iPhone X Using Face ID

Later on, the mother reregistered her face under different lighting, her son was no longer able to unlock her phone. But in a shocker, a 10-year-old accidentally unlocked his mother's iPhone using his face whic...More..

Alabama, North Carolina Finalists for New Toyota/Mazda Plant
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Alabama, North Carolina Finalists for New Toyota/Mazda Plant

Toyota's collaboration with Mazda goes beyond the shared plant. It said spokesmen for both auto companies declined to comment. As we previously reported, the factory should produce around 300,000 vehicles a ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Apple nudges out Xiaomi to retake global wearables lead

The analyst says the cellular LTE Apple Watch Series 3 has proved popular, with demand outstripping supplier and carriers surprised by the demand for the cellular Watch ... Smartphone makers Huawei and Sam...More..

by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

FDA Approves Digital Pill

According to the FDA, the Abilify has been approved for the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, as well as an add-on treatment for depression. The system is meant to integrate into individuals'...More..

by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Android Oreo runs on 0.3 percent of devices: Google

To note, the figures are gathered from devices visiting the Google Play app, which only supports Android 2.2 and above. As you can see, Android 7 Nougat was the big victor in the November distribution chart w...More..

Ancient Jars In Georgia Hold Evidence Of 8000-Year-Old Winemaking
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Ancient Jars In Georgia Hold Evidence Of 8000-Year-Old Winemaking

Previously, the oldest chemical evidence of wine in the Near East dated to 5,400-5,000 BC and was from the Zagros Mountains of Iran, said a report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , a U...More..

Rocket Issue Delays Launch of Advanced New JPSS-1 Weather Satellite
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Rocket Issue Delays Launch of Advanced New JPSS-1 Weather Satellite

Uccellini, director of the National Weather Service , said in a statement. Satellites like JPSS-1 are not responsible for the images typically shown on your nightly weather forecast or your phone's weather a...More..

Oppo Partners Reliance Jio to Offer Up to 100GB Additional Data
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Oppo Partners Reliance Jio to Offer Up to 100GB Additional Data

They can then head over to the My Vouchers section on the MyJio app, then click on view voucher, recharge, recharge my number, confirm recharge and then on the successful recharge notification tab. The Jio SI...More..

Pradyuman Murder Case: Gurugram Police 'planted' knife on bus conductor, says CBI
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Pradyuman Murder Case: Gurugram Police 'planted' knife on bus conductor, says CBI

CBI had also obtained the knife which was used as the sole weapon in the murder, the officials also reconstructed the crime scene by taking the class 11 student back to the crime spot and the shop from where he...More..

Louisiana man arrested trying to get into North Korea
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Louisiana man arrested trying to get into North Korea

In 1984, North Korean and U.N. Command soldiers traded gunfire after a Soviet citizen defected by sprinting to the South Korean sector of the truce village. Another gun battle was recorded in 1967 when a senior...More..

by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Facebook introduces Stories for groups, events segment

The new feature allows members to contribute Stories that can only be viewed by the members of the group or event, a ideal feature for private functions such as parties, and weddings. The changes to Facebook S...More..

Now, use Google Home speaker as home intercom
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Now, use Google Home speaker as home intercom

The update is said to be in the process of rolling out, will allow you to use Google Home as an intercom system to relay messages even when you are not near the speaker. To ensure that broadcasting works acro...More..

Govt set to launch Rs34,000-cr second phase of BharatNet
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Govt set to launch Rs34,000-cr second phase of BharatNet

Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad described the launch of BharatNet phase-2 as a momentous occasion, Union communications minister Manoj Sinha lauded Telangana state and urged other states to emulate it. Bh...More..

Here's the DLC schedule for Wolfenstein II
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Here's the DLC schedule for Wolfenstein II

As ex-OSS agent and assassin Jessica Valiant, infiltrate Nazi bunkers in California and discover the secrets of Operation San Andreas! The first episode, titled the Adventures of Gunslinger Joe , launches D...More..

Dream Chaser successfully completes glide flight
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Dream Chaser successfully completes glide flight

The craft glided to a landing Saturday Nov. 12, 2017 at Edwards Air Force Base. Yesterday, November 12, in the U.S. private Corporation Sierra Nevada told the public about the successful completion of the tes...More..

by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Lyft takes Uber challenge north to Canada

When service begins there, Lyft hopes to have enough drivers to respond to ride requests in two to three minutes, as it does in major USA cities. The company is also beginning to sign up potential drivers now i...More..

by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Xbox One X smash PlayStation Pro sales numbers in UK

The best-selling Xbox One game of the week was Call of Duty: WWII, followed by Assassin's Creed Origins (which was promoted with the system), Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 and the Fo...More..

Google begins shipping wireless Pixel Buds
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Google begins shipping wireless Pixel Buds

Several users have complained on Google's official forum and some have even documented it in a video . Google's own Assistant-enabled headphones, the Pixel Buds , will be released and shipped soon. If the...More..

Dinosaur-Era Shark With 300 Teeth Still Swims the Ocean
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Dinosaur-Era Shark With 300 Teeth Still Swims the Ocean

The shark was accidentally snagged by a fishing trawler at a depth of 2,300 feet in the waters off Portimao on the Algarve Coast. A rare frilled shark is considered a " living fossil ", because evidence of it...More..

Android 8.1 will reduce the size of inactive apps to save size
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Android 8.1 will reduce the size of inactive apps to save size

Likely for this reason, Google has sent emails to app developers regarding the usage of Accessibility Services. The service actually helps users with disabilities and Android has a set of Accessibility Serv...More..