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, and you can head to the App Store or ... More..

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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..

Screen protectors show up for all three expected 2018 iPhones
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..

Oppo Find X goes official with a pop-up slider with three cameras
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Oppo Find X goes official with a pop-up slider with three cameras

The invite has a tagline that reads, "Find what you have been looking for until now", and while that doesn't give out any clues, we do expect the Find X to launch on July 12 in India. The display has an aspec...More..

Four people wounded in Malmö shooting
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Four people wounded in Malmö shooting

Tabloid Aftonbladet quoted witnesses saying they heard what sounded like 15 to 20 shots. Witness Jonatan Burhoff told the newspaper he saw wounded people being carried to private cars that drove off 'as f...More..

Google Debuts 'App Maker' for Simple Apps
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Google Debuts 'App Maker' for Simple Apps

The overall idea here is to help virtually anybody in an organization - including those with little to no coding experience - to build their own line-of-business apps based on data that's already stored in G S...More..

Pokemon Go Will Finally Introduce A Trading System
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Pokemon Go Will Finally Introduce A Trading System

So, a Level 10 player can make a trade with a Level 35 player, but the Pokemon they receive will be scaled down to reflect the Level 10 player's current abilities and level cap. One of the new mechanics with ...More..

Android Messages hits the web for browser-based texting
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Android Messages hits the web for browser-based texting

Starting today, for example, the company is rolling out desktop support for Android Messages , which will let you send and receive texts from a computer. Presumably, Google will either roll out a Play Store ...More..

Google removes Uber integration in Maps with no explanation
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Google removes Uber integration in Maps with no explanation

One possible explanation for this is that Uber doesn't want users to be able to book rides without using the Uber app. In early 2016, it opened that up to some of Uber's rivals, adding a Services tab. Google di...More..

YouTube Unveils Plans for Relaunch of Music Streaming Service
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

YouTube Unveils Plans for Relaunch of Music Streaming Service

Kind of, sort of. If you're saying to yourself, "No thanks, I don't want to battle through ads", you'll have to invest in YouTube Music Premium for $9.99 a month. YouTube is also a brand that people asso...More..

IOS 12 will automatically share your iPhone’s location with 911 centers
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

IOS 12 will automatically share your iPhone’s location with 911 centers

When iOS 12 becomes available, Apple will use a technology called RapidSOS to quickly and securely share HELO data with 911 operators. While iOS 11.3 added support for Advanced Mobile Location (AML)...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Google's Spotify rival YouTube Music finally hits the UK

At some point, YouTube Music will bring over your Google Play Music playlists , collections, and preferences. At the United Kingdom launch of YouTube Music and YouTube Premium , TechRadar asked T Jay Fowl...More..

Bootloader security patch and more [How to Install]
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Bootloader security patch and more [How to Install]

There aren't a lot of major changes in this one as much as function and features are involved, with the largest change being a fix for the bootloader security issue . The update is rolling out incrementally, a...More..

OnePlus 6 released today in India online and via pop-up stores
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

OnePlus 6 released today in India online and via pop-up stores

It went to sale yesterday but was only available to Amazon Prime members. Customers who already have an Amazon Prime account can head to Amazon India to purchase the smartphone . -OnePlus 6 have a 6.28-i...More..

'Nobody likes' family separation policy, Trump adviser says
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

'Nobody likes' family separation policy, Trump adviser says

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said Sunday "nobody likes" to separate children from adults who are crossing the border illegally but she doubled down on the administration's line that it is up to Demo...More..

Apple is ending apps’ ability to secretly sell your contacts list
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Apple is ending apps’ ability to secretly sell your contacts list

The company said: 'Apple ignited the app revolution with the launch of the App Store in 2008. Those found in violation of the new rules could be banned from the App Store . Best of all, if the app isn't able...More..

Gmail for iOS gets AI-based high priority push notifications
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Gmail for iOS gets AI-based high priority push notifications

Other features include notification prioritisation which makes it easier for users to receive notifications only for the emails that are important for them. Like we mentioned above, this not the only new fe...More..

Reggie Fils-Aime Talks Nintendo Switch Online
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Reggie Fils-Aime Talks Nintendo Switch Online

What you can do to make Sony pay attention to you is to stop playing Fortnite on your PS4, especially if you've got a second gaming computer available that can run the game, be it a smartphone, PC, or a dif...More..

Apple's Tim Cook Says Every Apple Park Employee Has a Standing Desk
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Apple's Tim Cook Says Every Apple Park Employee Has a Standing Desk

In a Bloomberg interview with the Carlyle Group's David Rubenstein published yesterday, CEO Tim Cook said, "We have given all of our employees, 100%, standing desks". That's not even counting the furniture...More..

by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

"Fortnite" Has Amassed 125 Million Active Users in Under One Year

Datamining has revealed a possible return of one of the more controversial weapons in Fortnite , the Guided Missile. Even with an official rating, there was still no official announcement regarding the batt...More..

Sony Offer Limp Comment On PS4 & Switch Fortnite Cross-Play Controversy
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Sony Offer Limp Comment On PS4 & Switch Fortnite Cross-Play Controversy

That isn't the case here, though, because you can play Fortnite with people on PS4, PC, iOS, and Android devices. After Fortnite on Nintendo Switch was released, players discovered that they were not ...More..

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Is A New Game And Not A Port
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Is A New Game And Not A Port

Nintendo's idiosyncratic take on the fighting game genre, Super Smash Bros ., has seen a number of challengers over the last few years - Brawlhalla, Rivals of Aether, and Towerfall on PC and other consoles -...More..

Apple is planning 3 new iPhone models this year
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Apple is planning 3 new iPhone models this year

The Journal reported Friday that Apple was planning to introduce at least one iPhone model with LCD screen this year to offer consumers a more affordable device. While the OLED-screen iPhone X has gained in...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 colours leaked online ahead of official launch
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 colours leaked online ahead of official launch

Interestingly, Samsung might not be equipping the Note 8's successor with vertically positioned back cameras - something its rivals are doing with their latest flagship releases. As reported by The Korea T...More..

Tottenham should move for Russian Federation hero Denis Cheryshev
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Tottenham should move for Russian Federation hero Denis Cheryshev

However, Russia substitute Artem Dzyuba made it 3-0 to the hosts 20 minutes before time barely a minute after coming on with a fine header inside the box. Group B is underway at 3am when Morocco, fresh from ...More..

Microsoft could launch a new affordable Surface with 10-inch screen
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Microsoft could launch a new affordable Surface with 10-inch screen

Microsoft's Surface Pro 6 might arrive in mid-2019 with major redesign. There's also a new Surface Hub 2 reportedly arriving next year, a new HoloLens due in Q1 2019, a new Xbox due in 2020 codenamed Scarl...More..