Facebook and Universal Music Group Strike Up Unprecedented Global Licensing Agreement

Specifics? How about this? Over time, this could expand to users being able to access the archives of UMG music as part of the social platforms. Going forward, the companies will experiment hand-in-hand to introduce new music-based products to thes... More..

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by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Certain US Employers Face Lawsuit Over Facebook Job Ads For Age Discrimination

The practice could violate the federal Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, according to the report, which forbids hiring or employment bias against people 40 years old or older. "We have corrected t...More..

Samsung starts mass producing of smallest 2nd-Gen 8GB RAM
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Samsung starts mass producing of smallest 2nd-Gen 8GB RAM

The DRAM chip is capable of running at 3,600 Mbps while the previous generation delivered a maximum of 3,200 Mbps. It seems as though every few months we hear of a new semiconductor breakthrough from Samsun...More..

Israel 'will never be driven from Jerusalem,' envoy tells UN
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Israel 'will never be driven from Jerusalem,' envoy tells UN

The call on Tuesday evening between the two leaders came 13 days after May had announced she would speak to Trump about his decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a position at odds with th...More..

First Day of Winter: 4 Fast Facts
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

First Day of Winter: 4 Fast Facts

The winter solstice will officially begin at 11:27 a.m.in NY this year. The Southern Hemisphere refers to this event as the December Solstice because seasonally it signals the beginning of their summer. Cel...More..

Nokia 8 Launched: Price in Pakistan, Specifications and Details
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Nokia 8 Launched: Price in Pakistan, Specifications and Details

Taiwan's Chicony site states the module has two 5-megapixel autofocus image sensor that supports full-HD (1080p) video recording. The image showcased how Nokia 9 will be undergoing a major design change. Th...More..

When Does Winter Start? The Shortest Day of the Year Is Approaching
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

When Does Winter Start? The Shortest Day of the Year Is Approaching

Even though the days begin to get longer as we go through the month of January, the coldest temperatures of the season occur. The site was created to capture the rising sun during the winter solstice , a...More..

Elon Musk Reveals Falcon Heavy Ahead Of January Launch
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Elon Musk Reveals Falcon Heavy Ahead Of January Launch

SpaceX also plans for the Falcon Heavy to be able to carry 37,000 pounds all the way to Mars eventually. Elon Musk , chief executive officer of Tesla and SpaceX, speaks at a news conference at the National P...More..

'Pokemon Go's new AR+ mode will make wild encounters even more realistic
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

'Pokemon Go's new AR+ mode will make wild encounters even more realistic

You'll be able to approach Pokemon and see how big they really are. Niantic also noted that the new AR+ mode uses significantly less battery than before as it better utilizes Apple's hardware and the new ARK...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

"Starwars" appears in the list of worst passwords of 2017

The list of the 25 most-used and most hackable passwords of 2017 has been published today on Lifehacker , with "123456" topping the list as the worst password of 2017. In addition to " starwars ", other new en...More..

Windows 10 Timeline Feature Now Available For Insiders
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Windows 10 Timeline Feature Now Available For Insiders

Sets will mark quite a departure for Windows, introducing support for tabbed windows. Windows 10 is now running on more than 600 million monthly active devices, with the next version due out for all users ...More..

The Witcher 3 Xbox One X Now Supports 4K and HDR
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

The Witcher 3 Xbox One X Now Supports 4K and HDR

This will make The Witcher 3 the most eye-popping it can be on console while still maintaining a playable framerate. Performance unlocks the frame-rate and targets 60fps while dynamically scaling the resoluti...More..

Facebook changes messaging rules to help curtail harassment
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Facebook changes messaging rules to help curtail harassment

Facebook will be using various signals, such as IP address filtering, to better distill and block such attempts. Messenger will allow the user to ignore a conversation and remove it from the inbox withou...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Android apps must have 64-bit support by August 2019

As it seems, the program is now limited to its Android app . You do not need to take any action for this change. Edward Cunningham, product manager, Android on Google Developers blog post listed three chan...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK) recently purchased by insider Malone John C

Following the transaction, the insider now owns 43,173 shares of the company's stock, valued at $784,453.41. This forecast is a point estimate that provides investors with a benchmark against which to directly ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Google Chrome's new built-in ad blocker will go live on February 15th

The February 15 start date for ad-blocking suggests that the feature could release by some mechanism other than a full Chrome version change. At that time the company didn't reveal the date for the implementa...More..

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Today we're sharing two big updates for both DRAGON BALL FighterZ & DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2 . New Dragon Ball Super characters will be joining the fight in Dragon Ball FighterZ with Beerus, Hit , and ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

ZTE Axon 7 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Release Due Soon

While there's no confirmed timeframe - the thread is titled " Android 8 is just around the corner" - the news that the Axon 7 will enjoy all of the myriad benefits of Oreo is enough reason for celebration. I...More..

Bound Honda Insight Prototype Previews All-New 2019 Model
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Bound Honda Insight Prototype Previews All-New 2019 Model

Honda first utilized the Insight name back in 1999 on the company's first hybrid offering for the US market. Crucially, it shows that the revived hybrid nameplate is adopting its third body style in three gener...More..

New polymer could fix phone screens by just applying pressure
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

New polymer could fix phone screens by just applying pressure

The breakthrough was discovered by accident by a Japanese graduate student who was trying to glue something. A team of University of Tokyo researchers have developed a hard, glass-like polymer, which is abl...More..

Android Oreo beta now available for Nokia 6
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Android Oreo beta now available for Nokia 6

As was the case with the Nokia 5 , the first Oreo beta update for the Nokia 6 introduces a wide variety of new features, including the picture-in-picture mode and notification dots, as well as improvements t...More..

Ofcom makes it easier to change mobile providers
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Ofcom makes it easier to change mobile providers

Mobile providers will also be banned from charging for the remainder of your contract notice period after you've switched, putting an end to paying for your old and new contract at the same time, which Ofcom sa...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Catherine: Full Body announced for PS4, PS Vita

Catherine was originally released for the PS3 and Xbox 360 back in 2011, and it follows the story of a man named Vincent who is forced to choose between marrying his longtime girlfriend, and cheating on he...More..

Google Pixel 2 smartphones face lagging fingerprint sensor after Android 8.1 update
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Google Pixel 2 smartphones face lagging fingerprint sensor after Android 8.1 update

While there are bundled adaptors for people still wanting to take advantage of their analogue headphone cables, people have started reporting that they're not always working properly. Google support recommends ...More..

Govt requests for Facebook user data up a third in H1
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Govt requests for Facebook user data up a third in H1

Specifically, Facebook restricted content for apparently violating law 28,036 times in the first six months of 2017, compared to 6,944 from the prior half-year. If a request appears to be deficient or overly ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Interstellar object 'Oumuamua covered in 'thick crust of carbon-rich gunk'

When our planetary system formed, the larger planets likely flung trillions of small objects at the system's edge out into interstellar space. The research was published in the journal Nature Astronomy . "...More..

Chinese electric SUV to take on Tesla Model X?
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Chinese electric SUV to take on Tesla Model X?

Electric motors mounted on each axle give the ES8 a 0-62mph time of 4.4 seconds, which is similar to a Model X 90D. "Tesla is a company founded in the era of the internet while NIO was born in the era of mo...More..

Donald Trump retweets deleted as Twitter suspends Britain First accounts
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Donald Trump retweets deleted as Twitter suspends Britain First accounts

Twitter did not give a reason for the suspensions, nor did it reveal when or if the accounts will be restored. Trump then personally attacked the prime minister on Twitter, at first directing his message at t...More..

by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Custom duty hike forces Apple to increase iPhone prices in India

Apple confirmed the change in pricing, adding that new prices will be effective from today and have been changed on its website as well. Price of iPhone 8 has also been increased by Rs 2,420 to Rs 79,420 f...More..

Facebook Gives Users A Feature To Help Deal With Stubborn Friends
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Facebook Gives Users A Feature To Help Deal With Stubborn Friends

It's a cool feature because there is no need to unfollow or unfriend the person anymore. The button is lurking in the top-right drop-down menu of every post, just give it a click and choose how long you want to...More..

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's royal wedding clashes with 2018 FA Cup final
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's royal wedding clashes with 2018 FA Cup final

The pair confirmed their engagement in November and said the service would be at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle. Before wedding Prince William in 2011, Middleton was not allowed to spend the holidays with...More..

by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Pixel 2 XL Fingerprint Issues Reported After Android 8.1 Oreo Update

Meanwhile, the 64GB Pixel 2 XL can now be purchased for $774 and the 128GB Pixel 2 XL for only $874, representing price cuts of $75. Other than the aforementioned software and camera qualities, there's really...More..

Asteroid of 5 km in diameter to pass near from Earth today
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Asteroid of 5 km in diameter to pass near from Earth today

It's not expected to be this close to Earth again until 2093, when it's projected to pass more than 1.8 million miles away. It will be the closest this asteroid has been to Earth since December 16, 1974, when...More..

NASA employs AI to discover planetary system as large as our own
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

NASA employs AI to discover planetary system as large as our own

More planets are expected to be found. Researchers plan to apply their neural network to Kepler's full set of more than 150,000 stars. The space agency teamed up with the tech firm to scan the universe for...More..

3 astronauts blast off for International Space Station
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

3 astronauts blast off for International Space Station

NASA is focused on research into the benefits of manufacturing fiber optic filaments in microgravity, advanced optical materials and electronic devices and examining a drug compound and drug delivery system t...More..