Apple to invest $390M in Finisar

Apple is investing $390 million in chipmaker Finisar . Many of Apple's new facial-recognition features - including one in which emoji's track a person's facial expressions - require lasers that follow movement. The investment announced Wednesda... More..

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LG V30+with dual rear camera setup to launch in India today
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

LG V30+with dual rear camera setup to launch in India today

OnePlus's latest flagship smartphone is available in two variants - Rs 32,999 (6GB+64GB variant) and Rs 37,999 (8GB+128GB variant). However, instead of the regular V30, LG brought the V30+ to India with highe...More..

Life Is Strange Coming To iOS This Week
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Life Is Strange Coming To iOS This Week

Life Is Strange has been released on myriad platforms both current and last gen, but it'll finally be making its way to mobile devices almost three years after its initial release. An all-new Photo Mode allo...More..

Facebook brings Snapchat-like AR filters to the Messenger app
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Facebook brings Snapchat-like AR filters to the Messenger app

Developers have built animated frames, masks and interactive experiences for augmented reality. The new AR features makes Facebook Messenger far more playful as users will be able to make use of these o...More..

PUBG Xbox One Version Offers Competitive Advantage Over Xbox One X
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

PUBG Xbox One Version Offers Competitive Advantage Over Xbox One X

What makes PUBG special is the tension created by encounters with other players, and while each round can get a little boring at times if a player is alone, the final moments of each game are always nail-biti...More..

Year-Old Earns $11 Million Testing Toys on YouTube
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Year-Old Earns $11 Million Testing Toys on YouTube

His mother told TubeFilter: 'Ryan was watching a lot of toy review channels - some of his favourites are EvanTubeHD and Hulyan Maya - because they used to make a lot of videos about Thomas the Tank Engine, an...More..

Twitter makes it easier to rant by making tweetstorms an official feature
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Twitter makes it easier to rant by making tweetstorms an official feature

Whether it's a tirade about an issue or a amusing or touching story that they're telling, Twitter threads are a good way to express your thoughts or tell a story. As with every other new feature, the company ...More..

Nokia 6 2018 Reportedly passed through TENNA in China
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Nokia 6 2018 Reportedly passed through TENNA in China

We know the Nokia 9 will be much like the Nokia 8 with a big 18:9 display and waterproofing, however, there is also a Nokia 8 (2018) on the way as spotted in multiple leaks , which would also appear to hav...More..

by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Nokia 5 Gets Android Oreo Beta, Coming To Nokia 6 Shortly

Towards the end of October, the Nokia 8 started testing Android Oreo beta and a month later, the stable version was ready for all users of the phone to download and install. The reasons are many as to w...More..

'Boom' Then Smoke: Witness Describes Underground Blast Near Port Authority Bus Terminal
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

'Boom' Then Smoke: Witness Describes Underground Blast Near Port Authority Bus Terminal

Federal charges are expected later. He was able to immigrate after one of his relatives became a USA citizen through the diversity visa lottery and then sponsored Ullah's family for their own immigrant visas, ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Imposter Cryptocurrency Wallet App Races Up Apple's Store Charts

On Sunday, MyEtherWallet urged users to stay away from the dubious software. "Recently, I was informed that Apple's decision to more stringently enforce its policy guidelines regarding design and functional...More..

This Google Maps update could be a day saver for sleepy commuters
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

This Google Maps update could be a day saver for sleepy commuters

However, unlike previous iterations, it will then give you live updates about your particular journey, be it by bus or train, similar to how the app gives directions for driving, walking, or biking. Google a...More..

So You Think You Can Ring? Competition Raises Money for Salvation Army
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

So You Think You Can Ring? Competition Raises Money for Salvation Army

Donations provide money for numerous Salvation Army's programs so officials want to staff as many sites as possible. "We help our community with the raised funds". "It really helps us help people who are strugg...More..

Keylogger Built into HP Laptops
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Keylogger Built into HP Laptops

Initially discovered by a security researcher going by the name ZwClose (via PCWorld ), the keylogger was included in the Synaptics Touchpad keyboard driver found on the affected laptops. The company sai...More..

Korean Financial Authorities Ban Bitcoin Futures Trading
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Korean Financial Authorities Ban Bitcoin Futures Trading

First, the launch of bitcoin futures by establishment firms is likely to to open the door to wider participation in bitcoin trading by other Wall Street firms . Bitcoin extended its rally on Wednesday (Dec 6)...More..

Samsung to adopt new 21:9 aspect ratio display for Galaxy S9
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Samsung to adopt new 21:9 aspect ratio display for Galaxy S9

However, past rumors about its display ratio seem to be untrue. Also, needless to say, the S9 is also likely to feature the tried and tested fingerprint scanner though let's not forget Samsung has also soug...More..

Private reply in groups, picture-in-picture coming soon via WhatsApp update
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Private reply in groups, picture-in-picture coming soon via WhatsApp update

Recent report by the same source had hinted that WhatsApp would include a Restricted Groups feature , which would let group administrators restrict group members from sending messages in the group. For an adde...More..

Apple to acquire song identifying app Shazam, rumours say
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Apple to acquire song identifying app Shazam, rumours say

Shazam is a popular app (with over a billion downloads) that allows users to identify a song from a short "listen" of a source. The deal would be Apple's biggest takeover in the United Kingdom and comes as...More..

by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

How Insiders and Institutions are Trading Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

Kames Capital Plc decreased its stake in Activision Blizzard Inc. Bailard Inc sold 21,297 shares as Activision Blizzard Inc ( ATVI)'s stock rose 23.27%. Ftb Advsrs, a Tennessee-based fund reported 676 shares. ...More..

Monster Hunter World PS4 Pro Graphics Settings Revealed
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Monster Hunter World PS4 Pro Graphics Settings Revealed

Since the Beta itself only lasts for a few days, the small file size is definitely welcome. It is important to note however, that the Beta will only be available for Playstation 4 users. He will take the form...More..

Romancing SaGa 2 releasing for Switch next week
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Romancing SaGa 2 releasing for Switch next week

The original game launched all the way back in 1993 for the SNES. Romancing SaGa 2 is coming to PS4, PS Vita , Switch , Steam, Xbox One and Windows 10 digitally on the 15th of December 2017! Square E...More..

by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Apple is reportedly buying Shazam - will the app help conquer Spotify?

The iPhone-maker is acquiring Shazam, the popular music recognition app, according to TechCrunch . The app has been around since 1999, when it launched in the United Kingdom and was used by texting a specific ...More..

From Software Teases New Mysterious Project
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

From Software Teases New Mysterious Project

I wouldn't even know what to say about this trailer , it's so brief and reveals nearly nothing, but we can probably make several guesses based on things we've heard. Dark Souls is undoubtedly the developer's ...More..

Tag: Sea of Thieves
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Tag: Sea of Thieves

Sea of Thieves has proven to be a highly anticipated Xbox exclusive, with even more being revealed on it during The Game Awards . Various technical alpha tests have since ironed out most of the features and b...More..

by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Tokyo 2020 unveils Olympic mascot hopefuls

The winning pair of mascots will be decided by schoolchildren all over Japan, as well as worldwide schools in Japan and Japanese schools overseas, with voting taking place from December 11 to February 22. The c...More..

Oppo F5 Youth Smartphone Launched In India
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Oppo F5 Youth Smartphone Launched In India

Apart from the camera, the Oppo F5 Youth keeps up with the current trend of 18:9 display aspect ratio. Oppo has launched a new variant of its F series in India. The F5 Youth offers 32GB of onboard stora...More..

Apple Fixes iOS 11.2 Homekit Vulnerability
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Apple Fixes iOS 11.2 Homekit Vulnerability

The list of products compatible with Apple HomeKit includes light switches, thermostats, doorbells and cameras, in addition to garage door openers and smart locks. It's worth noting the vulnerability is not...More..

Metro Exodus makes the post-apocalypse look prettier than ever
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Metro Exodus makes the post-apocalypse look prettier than ever

A quarter-century after nuclear war devastated the earth, a few thousand survivors still cling to existence beneath the ruins of Moscow, in the tunnels of the Metro . I understand that the world of Metro is ...More..

The LG Signature Edition Smartphone Will Cost You $1800
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

The LG Signature Edition Smartphone Will Cost You $1800

What differentiates the Signature Edition from a maxed-out LG V30 is the colors - either white or black and the back - a zirconium ceramic that's harder to scratch. First, the V30 Signature Edition has 6GB of...More..

Sony Bezel-Less Xperia Smartphones For 2018 Leaked
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Sony Bezel-Less Xperia Smartphones For 2018 Leaked

As recently reported, one of these upcoming handsets could be a flagship successor to this year's Xperia XZ Premium . Now, in newly leaked images, alleged Sony Xperia smartphones with close to no bezels ha...More..

Nvidia reveals Titan V, its AI-focused graphics card
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Nvidia reveals Titan V, its AI-focused graphics card

In the previous news-item, we talked about the Titan Volta graphics card. Now, NVIDIA is ready to unleash a completely new GPU aimed at researchers and scientists, the TITAN V. Combined together, they are...More..

Google adds celebrity selfie videos for searches
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Google adds celebrity selfie videos for searches

However, if you search "Can Tracee Ellis Ross Sing?" the top result will be a video response from Ross. According to Google , the celebrities are answering the "most-asked questions", but didn't divulge the me...More..

Huawei brings Android 8.0 Oreo to its Honor V9 and Honor 9
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Huawei brings Android 8.0 Oreo to its Honor V9 and Honor 9

The phone will follow in the footsteps of the original Nova and enters the market head-first, with a 6-inch 18:9 display with slim bezels. Still, Huawei's latest flagship smartphone Mate 10 and Mate 10 have n...More..

Facebook Messenger Games celebrate one year; rolls out live streaming feature
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Facebook Messenger Games celebrate one year; rolls out live streaming feature

When Instant Games first launched it offered 20 games across 30 markets, including titles like Pac-Man, Space Invaders, and Words With Friends Frenzy. Another new feature coming to Messenger will be liv...More..