Android devices still track you when location services are turned off

Therefore Google has access to data about individuals' locations and movements, even when their phones are turned off or disconnected from the Internet, which violates the privacy of smartphone users. Google has built its business on advertising, ... More..

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Oscar Pistorius sentence extended to 13 years and five months
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Oscar Pistorius sentence extended to 13 years and five months

The state appealed the culpable homicide conviction, and it was later replaced with murder by the SCA in 2016. REUTERS / Alon Skuy / Pool Judge Thokozile Masipa delivers her verdict in the trial of Olympic an...More..

Rising worldwide light pollution brightening Earth at night
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Rising worldwide light pollution brightening Earth at night

But we don't see that at all."The 10-member team pointed out that there is very little evidence that brighter lights make cities safer". Much of the increase in brightness, which has jumped by 2 per cent a ye...More..

Pokemon GO updates raids, brings Magikarp back to tier 1
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Pokemon GO updates raids, brings Magikarp back to tier 1

Completing many Raid Battles make it more likely for players to get picked for future battles. Trainers with a high-level gym badge are more likely to be invited to EX Raids happening at that gym, just as train...More..

Markets open higher in morning trade
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Markets open higher in morning trade

Here are the key highlights, which will affect the market today. Minutes into trading, it was quoting at 33, 589.50 points, up by 27.95 points, or 0.08 per cent. UPL, Eicher Motors, Tech Mahindra, IndusInd Ba...More..

Miley Cyrus' Latest Pic Has Fans Thinking She's Pregnant
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Miley Cyrus' Latest Pic Has Fans Thinking She's Pregnant

But, of course, this immediately sparked speculation amongst fans that it could be an actual baby. "Why does she look pregnant to me?" Many of her followers were commenting with the pregnant woman emoji u...More..

2018 iPhone Could Have a First for Apple Phones
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

2018 iPhone Could Have a First for Apple Phones

This news comes from the latest investors note from famed Apple prognosticator Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities , reported by 9to5Mac. Gigabit LTE data speeds are still in their infancy, although EE has ...More..

Amazon Echo Show Just Got a Key Feature Back
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Amazon Echo Show Just Got a Key Feature Back

Amazon claimed the move came as a total surprise and was unwarranted. A pack of two Amazon Echo Buttons will set you back $20 and start shipping out to customers on December 19th, 2017 throughout the U.S., ju...More..

Tag: Mi 7 Launch
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Tag: Mi 7 Launch

It is priced at Rs. 35,999 and comes in Black color. This does make sense, as Xiaomi already has plenty of expertise in this area thanks to its Mi Mix and Mi Mix 2 . Apparently, the Chinese behemoth has some...More..

Nokia 2 will go on sale for Rs
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Nokia 2 will go on sale for Rs

In terms of the software, you will get Android 7.1.2 Nougat on-board, but the company has promised to release Android 8.0 Oreo update for the device. Although details about the RAM on Nokia 2 were not divul...More..

Best Black Friday Nintendo 3DS deals 2017
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Best Black Friday Nintendo 3DS deals 2017

When you add Skyrim , Rocket League and Doom into the mix, the Switch truly offered something for everyone in 2017. Fils-Aimé also said that Nintendo is trying to "learn its lessons" from the NES Classic s...More..

December 2017's free Games With Gold titles for Xbox One, 360 revealed
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

December 2017's free Games With Gold titles for Xbox One, 360 revealed

Announced by Xbox representative Major Nelson, the shooter will become available on the Netflix style subscription service (similar to the competition's PlayStation Now) December 1st. Over on Xbox 360, the surp...More..

Animal Crossing arrives early on the App Store
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Animal Crossing arrives early on the App Store

Thanks to the Market Box option in the game, you're able to sell fish, fruit, and bugs for whatever price that you choose. For the most part, you simply try to make friends and invite them to your camp by per...More..

Does AI research give Apple the edge in self-driving auto race?
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Does AI research give Apple the edge in self-driving auto race?

The iPhone maker has been relatively silent on self-driving cars beyond a few vague comments from Chief Executive Tim Cook. "Most existing methods in LiDAR-based 3D detection rely on hand-crafted feature repr...More..

Oh joy! Soon, Facebook will reveal what Russian propaganda you 'liked'
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Oh joy! Soon, Facebook will reveal what Russian propaganda you 'liked'

Facebook's got you covered, with a new tool that will allow users to check if the Kremlin interfered with their precious bodily fluids during last year's United States presidential election. "It is important th...More..

Apple iPhone SE 2 coming by July, report claims
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Apple iPhone SE 2 coming by July, report claims

According to a report by The Economic Times , the Cupertino-based iPhone maker, has reduced the retail margin by 30 percent. While we don't know almost anything about the design or specifications of the n...More..

Flat-Earther Plans Homemade, Manned Rocked Launch This Coming Saturday
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Flat-Earther Plans Homemade, Manned Rocked Launch This Coming Saturday

To prove that the earth is flat . Created By Dominic Sobieski, The white around the outside of the globe is thought to be an "Ice Wall", preventing people from falling off the surface of the earth. and 3 p.m. ...More..

Google's announced its Google Play Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Google's announced its Google Play Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals

Google has just announced its Play Store holiday deals for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It is important to note here that these deals will only be available in select markets. There is also 50 perce...More..

India Successfully Test-Fires Supersonic Brahmos Missile From Su30MKI
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

India Successfully Test-Fires Supersonic Brahmos Missile From Su30MKI

The test-fire was witnessed by Dr Sudhir Mishra, DG (BrahMos) & CEO & MD, BrahMos Aerospace along with senior IAF officials, Scientists and Officials from DRDO and BrahMos. The 2.8-mach BrahMos, said to the...More..

City and county offices closed for Thanksgiving
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

City and county offices closed for Thanksgiving

The Grace A. Dow Memorial Library will be closed Thanksgiving Day. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its oper...More..

Dragon Ball FighterZ will have an arcade mode
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Dragon Ball FighterZ will have an arcade mode

Each character will have special abilities and attacks to spice up the battles. Kid Buu , which is Majin Buu's final form, can perform a variety of deadly attacks thanks to his highly elastic body, including "...More..

Xiaomi launches 'Made in India' power banks starting from Rs. 799
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Xiaomi launches 'Made in India' power banks starting from Rs. 799

While higher capacity and sturdy build quality was the biggest pull during its early days, it has had to add features like higher conversion rates, low power mode charging for its fitness bands and Bluetooth he...More..

Belgium Has Deemed Loot Boxes As Gambling And Wants Them Banned
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Belgium Has Deemed Loot Boxes As Gambling And Wants Them Banned

Today, VTM News has officially reported on the matter. After roughly a week of scrutiny, the Belgian Gaming Commission has told local media outlet VTM that yes, "loot crate" monetization schemes in games ...More..

'Pokemon Go' challenges players to catch three billion Pokemon in a week
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

'Pokemon Go' challenges players to catch three billion Pokemon in a week

What's more, with every new tier unlocked, the number of Pokemon appearing globally increases. Rewards are unlocked in three tiers, increasing the more Pokemon are caught. Heavy reports that catching 500 milli...More..

Splatoon 2 paints new updates for November 23
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Splatoon 2 paints new updates for November 23

If you've been playing some of the other great games that have come out for the Switch recently, now would be a ideal time to get back into Splatoon 2 . If you've been leveling since the game came out, you've ...More..

Google has been tracking Android users even when location services are disabled
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

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. Al...More..

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..