Google Rolls Out Coronavirus Pandemic-Related Website

Earlier this week, the company Verily , which works with Google , launched a site for the Bay Area. According to The Verge , the closest thing you'll find to a coronavirus test on the new Google page is a drop-down menu that provides links to ... More..

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The Resident Evil 3 demo is available now via region change
by | Saturday, March 21, 2020

The Resident Evil 3 demo is available now via region change

A message from Capcom adds: "That's not all that we have though; an Open Beta for Resident Evil Resistance will be kicking off on March 27th, providing everyone with a chance to try out this asymmetrical co...More..

PlayStation VR passes 5 million sales, PS4 hits 106 million
by | Saturday, March 21, 2020

PlayStation VR passes 5 million sales, PS4 hits 106 million

In the last quarterly report , the number of PlayStation 4 sales was at 102.8 million to surpass the original PlayStation's 102.49 million. We also now have the total sales of combined physical and digital Pla...More..

Microsoft Teams Usage Surges by 12 Million Users in a Week
by | Saturday, March 21, 2020

Microsoft Teams Usage Surges by 12 Million Users in a Week

To put this growth into perspective, it previously took Microsoft four months to add seven million new daily active users, they added 12 in seven days. Companies have increasingly relied on remote collaborati...More..

New Windows 10 UI teased in video celebrating 1 billion users
by | Saturday, March 21, 2020

New Windows 10 UI teased in video celebrating 1 billion users

It then teases upcoming Windows 10 Start Menu with unified look and without Live Tiles in both Light and Dark modes. As the company celebrates a huge milestone of reaching 1 billion Windows 10 users, Microso...More..

Kentucky records second coronavirus death, cases near 50
by | Saturday, March 21, 2020

Kentucky records second coronavirus death, cases near 50

The man who passed away suffered from underlying health conditions, Beshear explained. Muscogee County remained at one positive coronavirus cases Friday while other west-central counties saw their first confi...More..

Social media giants warn of AI moderation errors as coronavirus empties offices
by | Saturday, March 21, 2020

Social media giants warn of AI moderation errors as coronavirus empties offices

In their place, the company will lean more heavily on its automated review systems. However, the review process could take a while due to a reduction in human moderation. Kulinski's, with more than 800,000 subs...More..

Italian Startup's 3D-Printed Respirator Valve is Saving Lives of Coronavirus Patients
by | Saturday, March 21, 2020

Italian Startup's 3D-Printed Respirator Valve is Saving Lives of Coronavirus Patients

Respirator valves are created to be used for a maximum of eight hours at a time , and when they needed more, the medical supplier was unable to provide new valves quickly enough to treat the patients. Mass...More..

Realme Narzo is a new smartphone series from the brand
by | Saturday, March 21, 2020

Realme Narzo is a new smartphone series from the brand

It will reportedly be an alternative to the POCO smartphones in India, which is a sub-brand from Xiaomi which recently split into an independent brand. The brand will introduce new Realme Narzo series o...More..

MI small businesses hurt by coronavirus eligible for $20 million from state
by | Saturday, March 21, 2020

MI small businesses hurt by coronavirus eligible for $20 million from state

COLUMBUS, Ohio-Businesses and nonprofits in Ohio that are struggling because of the coronavirus crisis are now eligible for long-term, low-interest federal loans of up to $2 million each, Ohio's two USA senat...More..

US vice president's office staff member contracts Covid-19
by | Saturday, March 21, 2020

US vice president's office staff member contracts Covid-19

US Vice-President Mike Pence has not had close contact with the staff tested positive for Covid-19. The president was tested after he met with Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro at Mar-a-Lago. A staffer in the o...More..

Xbox Series X arriving Holiday 2020, clarifies Xbox
by | Friday, March 20, 2020

Xbox Series X arriving Holiday 2020, clarifies Xbox

I walked away from the PlayStation 5 deep dive on Wednesday with more questions than answers. Sony did a great job of hiding its cards until it felt ready to show them, and now that it has, the new Console ...More..

Salvation Army pantry implements social distancing
by | Friday, March 20, 2020

Salvation Army pantry implements social distancing

The Salvation Army, located at 701 S. Cuyler, is now accepting canned good and/or monetary donations after not receiving as much as they had in the past during their last campaign. And all non-essential staff...More..

Sony Reveals The Playstation 5 Specs
by | Friday, March 20, 2020

Sony Reveals The Playstation 5 Specs

This baby can run, and judging by the stats being thrown at us, it's safe to assume our in-game experience will be both smoother and even more ultra high-definition than ever. The PS5 can deliver 10.28 TFLOPs...More..

Netflix moves to preserve Europe's internet by cutting streaming quality
by | Friday, March 20, 2020

Netflix moves to preserve Europe's internet by cutting streaming quality

Internet service providers are braced for increases in internet traffic as people in the United Kingdom resort to working from home and self-isolation, while other parts of Europe are subject to lockdowns. ...More..

California Becomes First State to Issue State-Wide Shelter in Place Order
by | Friday, March 20, 2020

California Becomes First State to Issue State-Wide Shelter in Place Order

A tally of worldwide coronavirus statistics maintained by Johns Hopkins University, shows the global total of reported cases is almost 250,000, with more than 10,000 deaths. He said infection rates are doubli...More..

Tesla suspends production at US vehicle factory due to coronavirus
by | Friday, March 20, 2020

Tesla suspends production at US vehicle factory due to coronavirus

The electric vehicle maker was quoted as saying on Thursday that its NY factory will also temporarily suspend production, while operations at its Nevada plant will continue. At one point, a county spokesperson ...More..

Xbox Series X could dominate PS5 with these unbelievable PC gaming features
by | Friday, March 20, 2020

Xbox Series X could dominate PS5 with these unbelievable PC gaming features

The reason Microsoft is doing this, I suspect, is because there are now significant new features in DX12 that aren't really "attached" to the standard. Sampler feedback shades objects that don't change as much...More..

Google Prioritizes Security Updates After Halting Chrome Releases
by | Friday, March 20, 2020

Google Prioritizes Security Updates After Halting Chrome Releases

With most employees now working from home, Google has paused the upcoming releases of Chrome and Chrome Operating System (OS) and chose to keep the existing and essential software up and running globally. On ...More..

Nokia 8.2, Nokia 5.3, Nokia 1.3 Launch Event
by | Friday, March 20, 2020

Nokia 8.2, Nokia 5.3, Nokia 1.3 Launch Event

HMD Global has officially announced the Nokia 8 .3 5G as the Finnish company's first 5G smartphone. The Nokia 8.3 5G launched with a starting at €599 (roughly translates around Rs 48,000), Nokia 5 .3 at ...More..

California Gov. Gavin Newsom Issues a Statewide Stay at Home Order
by | Friday, March 20, 2020

California Gov. Gavin Newsom Issues a Statewide Stay at Home Order

In a letter to Trump , Newsom says the state has been "disproportionately impacted by repatriation efforts over the last few months", alluding to the role California has played in accommodating Americans who ...More..

Teamfight Tactics Debuts on iOS & Android March 19
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

Teamfight Tactics Debuts on iOS & Android March 19

Teamfight Tactics , the auto chess title played by more than 80 million individuals since its' launch previous year, will be available to be played in closed beta in select regions starting Tuesday, March 17th,...More..

US Government exploring use of location data to combat coronavirus
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

US Government exploring use of location data to combat coronavirus

Even inadvertent disclosure of the identity of an infected individual as a result of a detailed location tracking program could lead to social shaming, violence or worse, the person said. Although coronavirus...More..

The new GitHub application brings collaboration tools to mobile devices
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

The new GitHub application brings collaboration tools to mobile devices

It's primarily designed for quickly checking in on your repositories - replying to comments, viewing and merging pull requests , and so on. GitHub which had been acquired by Microsoft for $7.5 million in 2...More..

Facebook is giving US$1000 to every employee for COVID-19 support
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

Facebook is giving US$1000 to every employee for COVID-19 support

In an official statement, Facebook said, "The $1,000 is for full-time employees who are working from home". Do you have a groundbreaking story you would like us to publish? The information hub was built i...More..

No Man’s Sky devs take on Pixar with The Last Campfire
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

No Man’s Sky devs take on Pixar with The Last Campfire

The original game is a bullet hell shooter where players have to explore a gun-themed dungeon in order to find a powerful weapon that can change the past. And don't worry, Apple Arcade subscribers will also b...More..

After more than 6 months, Overwatch introduces newest hero, Echo
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

After more than 6 months, Overwatch introduces newest hero, Echo

Echo has been featured in many Overwatch shorts and has been in the development phase for some time. You can watch the Origin Trailer below to see more about her story . Overwatch Hero 32: Who is Echo? ...More..

by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

Google Translate can now transcribe your voice in another language instantly

As you may have guessed, the attribute enables you to transcribe translated speech in real-time. Transcribe is now available only for Android , but Google plans to introduce the feature to iOS soon. If you h...More..

Netflix and YouTube asked to limit services to prevent network crash
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

Netflix and YouTube asked to limit services to prevent network crash

Politico have reported that that Breton and Hastings discussed ways to prevent internet congestion, such as creating a temporary feature that would automatically switch users to standard definition streaming...More..

Android 11 could introduce app shortcuts in the power menu
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

Android 11 could introduce app shortcuts in the power menu

Developer previews are technically available to anyone with a Pixel 2 or later, but as the name suggests most people should steer clear. "It's still an early build, but you can start to see how the OS is enab...More..

AMD Is Finally Taking On Intel With Gaming Laptop CPUs
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

AMD Is Finally Taking On Intel With Gaming Laptop CPUs

The new AMD Ryzen 9 4900H is a 45 watt, 8-core/16-thread processor with a base frequency of 3.3 GHz, support for boost speeds up to 4.4 GHz, and an 8-core, 1.75GHz Radeon GPU. Only one game out of a batch o...More..

Fortnite v12.20 Update Brings Helicopters to the Game, Called ‘Choppas’
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

Fortnite v12.20 Update Brings Helicopters to the Game, Called ‘Choppas’

It's a new shift to add choppers into the game as Fortnite's map didn't really call for it, but it does fit in with the spy themed season they have going on right now. This list is based on the games Trello b...More..

U.S. deploys navy hospital ship to NY amid coronavirus
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

U.S. deploys navy hospital ship to NY amid coronavirus

That's what this has been all about from day one - trying to reduce the rate of the spread to meet the capacity of your healthcare system. The Army Corps of Engineers, however, has not yet received orders. "The...More..

by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

Intel’s teaching robots to sniff out explosives and climate change

Neuromorphic chips such as Loihi run deep learning workloads differently than other AI-optimized processors. One 14nm Loihi chip comprises a 60mm-squared chip and 2 billion transistors. The company will use P...More..

Britain's mobile networks hit with outages as millions work from home
by | Thursday, March 19, 2020

Britain's mobile networks hit with outages as millions work from home

Every major mobile network in the United Kingdom has either gone down or is experiencing issues of some kind at the moment. The fault comes as millions of people begin working from home as part of government ...More..