Google has been tracking Android users even when location services are disabled

That's unless your smartphone runs Android, because Google will keep tracking you even if you've disabled location services, when you're on Wi-Fi only, or when there's not even a SIM installed in the device. Although the data sent to Google is encryp... More..

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Friend or foe: Will Toyota robot aid or challenge humans?
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Friend or foe: Will Toyota robot aid or challenge humans?

What the robot sees is fed back to the person controlling it via a headset, so the user can interpret a hazardous environment - such as a radioactive fuel dump or a snowy Berkshire driveway - and easily manipul...More..

Xiaomi kills MIUI updates for 6 phones
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Xiaomi kills MIUI updates for 6 phones

The company had announced the global ROM roll out for MIUI 9 in India and shared a comprehensive list of devices that would be getting the update. Back at the MIUI 9 launch event, Xiaomi said that there a...More..

by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Samsung Galaxy X support page appears online

The support page does display a model number of SM-G888N0, with the "N0" indicating the model will be restricted to the South Korean market. Dutch site MobielKopen revealed that the SM-G888 had already rece...More..

Jeffrey Tambor leaving 'Transparent' following sexual harassment allegations
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Jeffrey Tambor leaving 'Transparent' following sexual harassment allegations

In a statement, Tambor said that while he was privileged to take part in the show, recent events have made it clear that it "is no longer the job I signed up for four years ago". Amazon promised a full inves...More..

Alibaba Group, Auchan Retail and Ruentex Form New Retail Strategic Alliance
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Alibaba Group, Auchan Retail and Ruentex Form New Retail Strategic Alliance

Hangzhou-based Alibaba will form a strategic alliance with France's Auchan Retail and Ruentex Group, the Chinese internet giant said in a press release . Alibaba purchased a 35 percent portion of departmen...More..

Uber orders up to 24000 Volvo SUVs for its self-driving fleet
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Uber orders up to 24000 Volvo SUVs for its self-driving fleet

The XC90 is the base of Uber's latest-generation self-driving test auto, which features sensors and autonomous driving computing capability installed by Uber after purchase on the XC90 vehicle. The cars would...More..

Hands on: Honor 7X review
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Hands on: Honor 7X review

It offers 64GB/128GB of internal storage, dual rear cameras of a 16-megapixel and 20-megapixel with LED flash and a 13-megapixel front-facing camera. The 5.93-inch screen features a better than HD 2160 x 1080 r...More..

Number of big earthquakes may increase in 2018
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Number of big earthquakes may increase in 2018

Earlier this month, Roger Bilham of the University of Colorado in Boulder and Rebecca Bendick of the University of Montana highlighted the link between the Earth's rotation and its impact on seismic activities....More..

Valkyria Chronicles 4 Returns To The Series' Roots In 2018
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Valkyria Chronicles 4 Returns To The Series' Roots In 2018

Check out the announcement trailer . The game has also been confirmed for a Western release on PS4, Switch, and Xbox One some time in 2018, and, if the localisation process of Valkyria Revolution is any in...More..

Cyberpunk 2077 dev promises
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Cyberpunk 2077 dev promises "no bullshit" with its game

Cyberpunk 2077 is going to have online elements , but CD Projekt RED intends to show you a good time if you're into old school single-player experiences. Cyberpunk 2077 has been in development for more than ...More..

OnePlus rolls out Android Oreo 8.0 update to OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

OnePlus rolls out Android Oreo 8.0 update to OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T

This comes about two months after OnePlus released the OxygenOS 4.5.0 OTA and later a bug fix OxygenOS 4.5.1 that updated the OnePlus 3 and 3T with some OnePlus 5-centric features. OnePlus announced that the ...More..

Skyrim Switch Performance Comparison Reveals Resolution And Framerate Statistics
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Skyrim Switch Performance Comparison Reveals Resolution And Framerate Statistics

Among the most obvious changes between the Nintendo Switch version and the PlayStation 4 edition of Skyrim is the game's running resolution: in docked mode, Skyrim seems to be running at a steady 900p r...More..

Watch NASA's Incredible Timelapse Of Life On Earth Over The Years
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Watch NASA's Incredible Timelapse Of Life On Earth Over The Years

The video showed the earth "breathing", including the ebb and flow of the planet's ice and oceans through a view from space . SeaWiFS gave scientists a continuous view of life on land and in the ocean. Nasa ...More..

Delta II Rocket Blasts Off From Vandenberg AFB For Weather Satellite Mission
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Delta II Rocket Blasts Off From Vandenberg AFB For Weather Satellite Mission

The satellite "is the first in NOAA's series of four, next-generation operational environmental satellites representing major advancements in observations used for severe weather prediction and environmental mo...More..

These Nigerian women are Africa's first Olympic bobsled team
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

These Nigerian women are Africa's first Olympic bobsled team

Speaking to the Olympic Games website, Fourcade said: "During this winter, I have only one goal: the Olympic Games". "Our objective now is to be the best representation of Africa that the Winter Olympics ...More..

NASA Tool Predicts Which Cities Will Flood As Ice Melts
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

NASA Tool Predicts Which Cities Will Flood As Ice Melts

City planning and development departments will now be able to prepare for rising sea levels with the help of a new simulation tool by Nasa . So, by running the new Gradient Fingerprint Mapping tool , on N...More..

Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight

It happens every year when our planet's orbit crosses a trail of dust and debris left behind by the Tempel-Tuttle Comet. The minute particles, just half a gram each, burn up in the upper atmospheric layers caus...More..

HTC VIVE Tracker now available
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

HTC VIVE Tracker now available

Aside from both the Hyper Blaster and the Racket Sports Set , players will be able to get their hands on a full body tracker in the form of a Rebuff Reality TrackStrap . In addition to the six titles integr...More..

Ryan student murder case: CBI opposes conductor Ashok Kumar's bail plea
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Ryan student murder case: CBI opposes conductor Ashok Kumar's bail plea

The probe agency told the judge Rajni Yadav that it was waiting for chemical reports and other inputs. The boy has been detained and is now at an observation home in Faridabad.Pradhyumn's father Barun also oppo...More..

Scientists discover new earth-sized planet, could support alien life
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Scientists discover new earth-sized planet, could support alien life

Gas giants like Jupiter or baked, dead planets like Mercury that orbit too close to a powerful star don't provide the right circumstances for life to develop - but clearly, Earth does. The exoplanet is predi...More..

Puppy Love: Owning a Dog Linked to Better Heart Health
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Puppy Love: Owning a Dog Linked to Better Heart Health

People in possession of a pooch were less likely to have cardiovascular disease or die from any cause during the 12 years covered by the study, according to the study published in Scientific Reports . "These...More..

Download: OnePlus 5T's Official Wallpapers Are Now Available
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Download: OnePlus 5T's Official Wallpapers Are Now Available

Towards the end of this article, you will learn which one to buy. The optic AMOLED screen used by OnePlus 5T has a resolution of FHD+, which makes it up to 400 pixels per inch. OnePlus has integrated Androi...More..

Elon Musk Just Unveiled Tesla's Brand New Roadster
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Elon Musk Just Unveiled Tesla's Brand New Roadster

Expect to hear more about the next-gen Tesla Roadster in the near future. Automotive News quoted Karl Brauer , executive publisher of Kelley Blue Book , as saying that "Elon's showmanship remains intact". T...More..

GameStop's Black Friday ad leaks with plenty of gaming deals
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

GameStop's Black Friday ad leaks with plenty of gaming deals

Toys R Us is one of the last big retailers to reveal its Black Friday catalog, which includes some great deals on video games and consoles. The leak comes by way of BFAdsNet, which uploaded all 12 pages of...More..

Guida Michelin, a Messina quattro ristoranti stellati
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Guida Michelin, a Messina quattro ristoranti stellati

Presentata la nuova Guida Michelin 2018 , con due ristoranti dell'Umbria che ottengono le ambite stelle, anche se nessuno arriva a tre. Felice conferma anche per Stefano Deidda, chef dello storico "Il Corsar...More..

Free content announced for Middle-earth: Shadow of War
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Free content announced for Middle-earth: Shadow of War

In it, you " defend your fortresses against Sauron's forces as the Dark Lord tries to reclaim Mordor in the Endless Siege ". It's described by WB as a mode in which you'll "Crush the rebel Ologs and Uruks i...More..

Mobile launching new BOGO deal on flagship smartphones on November 17th
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Mobile launching new BOGO deal on flagship smartphones on November 17th

In order to be eligible, you must add at least one line at the time of purchasing a phone. Other sites are reporting that various Apple iPhones are also part of the deal although I'm not seeing them mention...More..

Did General Motors Really Just Leak One of Its Next Electric Crossovers?
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Did General Motors Really Just Leak One of Its Next Electric Crossovers?

GM's promise of profitable EVs centers on a new battery system that is said to be more than 30 percent cheaper than the one powering the Chevrolet Bolt. General Motors announced last month that it plans to expa...More..

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Review
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Review

You're getting the base game, along with the slew of DLC expansions the game received after its initial launch. Skyrim is an open world RPG and a continuation of the legendary Elder Scrolls series. Gamesp...More..