Facebook launches Messenger Kids in Canada, despite controversy in U.S.

Since launch , the app has faced tremendous controversy with multiple social groups arguing against allowing children and young teens access to social media too early. San Francisco: Despite call for withdrawal by experts, Facebook has chose to expa... More..

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Bethesda Sues Warner Bros. Over Its New 'Westworld' Game
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Bethesda Sues Warner Bros. Over Its New 'Westworld' Game

Bethesda hired Behaviour in 2014 to work on its " Fallout Shelter " app. " Fallout Shelter " is a free-to-play simulation game where the player builds and manages a post-apocalyptic bunker full of worke...More..

Trading Is Finally Coming To Pokemon GO
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Trading Is Finally Coming To Pokemon GO

Friends will also be able to view each other's profiles, and even see the nicknames their friends may have assigned to their Pokemon. Multiple players have noted that the game feels very slow and laggy rig...More..

Supreme Court says states can require online retailers to collect sales tax
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Supreme Court says states can require online retailers to collect sales tax

Shares of large internet sellers tumbled in midday trading on June 21 after the US Supreme Court said those merchants could be required to collect sales tax in US states where they don't have a physical pr...More..

Microsoft Has No Plans To Put Virtual, Mixed Reality On Xbox One
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Microsoft Has No Plans To Put Virtual, Mixed Reality On Xbox One

When it introduced the Xbox One X in 2016, it stated that the device would support "high fidelity VR", and it also promised that mixed reality would arrive on the console this year. Microsoft's approach to...More..

Steam's Summer Sale is now live with oodles of PC game discounts
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Steam's Summer Sale is now live with oodles of PC game discounts

As PUBG Corporation mentioned yesterday as they hit 50 million PC and Xbox One players , PUBG is only $20. Not all games are discounted as publishers don't have to participate in the sale . Fortunat...More..

Why Algeria turned off internet for high school exams
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Why Algeria turned off internet for high school exams

There are almost 700,000 candidates taking the high school certificate exam over the next week and results are expected to be published from July 22. Devices with internet access, such as mobile phones and ta...More..

Apple to fix 'sticky' keyboard problems for free
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Apple to fix 'sticky' keyboard problems for free

Regardless, the new fix program covers the 2017 MacBook Pros , not just the 2016 models. The models affected will be covered for four years from time of purchase. Well, in 2015 Apple switched to thin "Butterfl...More..

‘Fortnite’ has become a magnet for malware
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

‘Fortnite’ has become a magnet for malware

When the fake app was opened, it showed the Epic Games logo as well as a Fortnite iOS loading screen and the Fortnite intro song. " Fortnite's popularity, driven by gamers including the England ...More..

Apple AirPower to arrive in September after design problems are solved
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Apple AirPower to arrive in September after design problems are solved

The firm considered removing the current charging system on the iPhone X , but they decided against it, as wireless charging is still slower than traditional charging . Its smartphone, called the iPhone i...More..

A Supreme Court Ruling Could Make Your Online Purchases More Expensive
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

A Supreme Court Ruling Could Make Your Online Purchases More Expensive

The case the court ruled on involved a 2016 law passed by South Dakota, which said it was losing out on an estimated $50 million a year in sales tax not collected by out-of-state sellers. Local shopkeepers an...More..

Verizon Will Not Share Real-Time Location Data with Third-Parties
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Verizon Will Not Share Real-Time Location Data with Third-Parties

Like the Facebook scandal, there wasn't much in place to really ensure that often real-time data remained protected, something made clear when the LocationSmart scandal revealed that one Missouri Sheriff routin...More..

Google's augmented reality-based Measure app comes to Android phones
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Google's augmented reality-based Measure app comes to Android phones

A list of devices that support the ARCore platform and the app is available here while the app can be downloaded on the Google Play Store . Yes, sir. But with advances in augmented reality tech in more mains...More..

EU Copyright Reform Proposal Clears Lead Legislative Committee, To Cheers And Jeers
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

EU Copyright Reform Proposal Clears Lead Legislative Committee, To Cheers And Jeers

Critics have warned that the law would stifle freedom of expression by curtailing internet users' ability to share content, some even saying that memes would be affected as users would be required to take their...More..

Supreme Court rules states can force online retailers to collect sales tax
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Supreme Court rules states can force online retailers to collect sales tax

Even the likes of Wayfair said it collects and remit sales tax on approximately 80 percent of its orders in the United States while Overstock.com said the decision will have no appreciable impact on its b...More..

Google Maps No Longer Used to Book an Uber On Android
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Google Maps No Longer Used to Book an Uber On Android

You all should know that Google or Uber didn't say anything officially about the removal of Uber integration from Google Maps. Google removed its Uber integration for the Google Maps Android app earlier t...More..

Nintendo and Microsoft buddy-up to shame Sony over cross-play block
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Nintendo and Microsoft buddy-up to shame Sony over cross-play block

One of the Switch's current security issues allows hackers to copy data from official game carts, enabling dumped ROMs of these games to be shared online and ran through emulators. In the digital game case, N...More..

Steam Summer Sale 2018 on now with 1000s of deals on games
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Steam Summer Sale 2018 on now with 1000s of deals on games

Like many of Steam's recent sales, this one doesn't have any flash sales to be on the look out for. Highly anticipated: Valve's annual Steam Summer Sale is an excellent opportunity to stock up on titles at ...More..

Apple will add iOS 12 new feature
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Apple will add iOS 12 new feature

The Chief Executive Officer of Apple Inc., Tim Cook stated that this service was the best technology that was now available anywhere and would help first responders reach their customers when they needed assist...More..

Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data

The Verizon logo is seen on the side of a truck in New York City, U.S., October 13, 2016. Verizon says it will be axing those partnership deals with the brokers as soon as possible. The sale of such data, whi...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

New app built for longer video

Similar to YouTube and other video platforms, IGTV also has the concept of channels. The photo-sharing app, which Facebook acquired in 2012 for US$715 million, also has an audience that skews younger, and i...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Nintendo and Disney are creating a show dedicated to the Nintendo Switch

This new way to show love for the hybrid system is pitting families against one another in friendly competition. "The Nintendo Switch Family Showdown , is a contest open to families to enter for a chance to c...More..

Samantha Bee claims she 'uncovered' the NYT's Stephen Miller interview audio
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Samantha Bee claims she 'uncovered' the NYT's Stephen Miller interview audio

Still, the White House appears to have wielded its influence in this case. At the beginning of "The Daily", Davis instead recounted her interview with Miller to Barbaro. When sources are interviewed on the r...More..

Microsoft relaunches its news app to take on Google and Apple’s offerings
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Microsoft relaunches its news app to take on Google and Apple’s offerings

On iOS and Android , the Microsoft News app comes via an update to the old MSN application. As mentioned, the rebranded and redesigned Microsoft News Android and iOS apps are available for free download,...More..

Tax-Free Internet Sales Are Now Dead
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Tax-Free Internet Sales Are Now Dead

The Supreme Court said the physical presence rule was "unsound and incorrect". Shares of Amazon are up 49% since the beginning of 2018. The win was welcomed by groups representing brick-and-mortar retailers...More..

Microsoft Acquires Flipgrid Education-Centric Social Video Platform
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Microsoft Acquires Flipgrid Education-Centric Social Video Platform

Microsoft has acquired social learning startup Flipgrid , the company revealed on Monday. Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT ) announces acquiring Flipgrid , a video sharing platform for students and educators,...More..

PUBG on Discount for the First Time; Introduces Event Pass
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

PUBG on Discount for the First Time; Introduces Event Pass

PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS is going to get a new Event Pass , for players to earn additional cosmetic rewards while playing the game. It's the first time that PUBG has been on sale with Steam, and th...More..

PS4 Cross-platform Block is About the Money, Said Ex-Sony Dev
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

PS4 Cross-platform Block is About the Money, Said Ex-Sony Dev

We embrace working with a developer and enabling them to bring their vision to life and whether that's Fortnite , whether that's a number of the other games that have cross-platform play on our console, from a...More..

New iPhone X printed models shown off in video reveal
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

New iPhone X printed models shown off in video reveal

Apple is expected to release three iPhones in the same style as the iPhone X later this year, and one of them is expected to rise from the pack, literally and figuratively. But that didn't come true as Apple di...More..

Banking experts: Cryptocurrencies can't work as real money
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Banking experts: Cryptocurrencies can't work as real money

On their 24-page article which was released on Sunday, the Bank report that bitcoin and their mimic coins are suffering from a "range of shortcomings". Among the complaints in the article are that the c...More..

Auto News: New Generation Suzuki Jimny To Debut In Japan Next Month
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Auto News: New Generation Suzuki Jimny To Debut In Japan Next Month

All models get a part-time four-wheel drive system that can be activated on the move, while a low set of gears should give the 2020 Jimny the same edge as its predecessor off-road. Another bone of contention be...More..

Oppo Find X: Everything you need to know
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Oppo Find X: Everything you need to know

The 3D facial recognition technology called O-Face uses the flood illuminator, Infrared camera, ranging sensor, receiver, dot projector, and front camera to make it more secure than the fingerprint sensor. The ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Screen protectors show up for all three expected 2018 iPhones

Then there will be the iPhone X with 6.1-inch screen. Apple is expecting its 6.5-inch iPhone XI Plus to be its most popular new handset of 2018, a new report claims. Coming to the most premium 6.4-inch OLED...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

The Fallout 76 Beta Will Be Xbox One Exclusive To Begin With

According to the FAQ , pre-ordering Fallout 76 is "the only way to get access to the beta" (emphasis added). The teaser will come to PC and PlayStation 4 at a later date, although we don't know when the be...More..

Did you know Pixel 2 is selling for Rs 9,999 on Flipkart?
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Did you know Pixel 2 is selling for Rs 9,999 on Flipkart?

The rear of the leaked image shows cutouts for a fingerprint scanner in the usual spot for a Pixel as well as cutouts for a single camera sensor and a flash. While the Pixel 3 was expected to get this style o...More..