Andy Rubin Takes Leave From Essential

Further, The Information reports that the HR investigation concluded that Rubin's behaviour was improper and indicated bad judgement on his part. Now, trouble from Mr. Rubin came on board at Google when the company bought his startup Android in 2... More..

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New Amazon Alexa Powered Destiny 2 Ghost Unveiled
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

New Amazon Alexa Powered Destiny 2 Ghost Unveiled

You can use the Alexa Voice Remote, an Echo device, or the Fire TV remote app to search, play, pause, rewind, or fast-forward through content from these providers. Say "Alexa, rewind 10 minutes" and it will...More..

Crossover shoo-in: 2018 Nissan Kicks compact SUV comes to US
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Crossover shoo-in: 2018 Nissan Kicks compact SUV comes to US

Nissan has pulled the covers off the 2018 Kicks, the company's new subcompact SUV which first made its appearance in Latin America past year. The Kicks will start at "well under $19,000" says Nissan. The Niss...More..

Jim Beam creates 'world's first' shot-pouring decanter
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Jim Beam creates 'world's first' shot-pouring decanter

BOURBON PUSHER Jim Bean is making a play for tech fame with the release of Jim, a smart decanter that pours whiskey at your command. That said, there's also nothing stopping you from filling it up with a bette...More..

Final Fantasy XV's December Update Will Add On the Fly Character Swapping
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Final Fantasy XV's December Update Will Add On the Fly Character Swapping

Next year will also feature the release of at least three DLC episodes, and one of them will focus on Ardyn, Final Fantasy XV's antagonist. The final DLC episode is anyone's guess at this point. According to ...More..

Google Datally App Launched, Meant To Save Mobile Data
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Google Datally App Launched, Meant To Save Mobile Data

The app also has a toggle to help users automatically save data when they're not using WiFi. "With Datally , you can save more and do more with your data". Google says Datally will soon allow users to chec...More..

Instagram testing Regram feature, GIFs in Stories, and more
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Instagram testing Regram feature, GIFs in Stories, and more

Of course, give the fact that there is already an app named Regram, we do expect Instagram to name its "new button" differently - probably. The "regram" button is likely to function similarly to retweeting on T...More..

Facebook using AI to expunge terror posts even before they are flagged
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Facebook using AI to expunge terror posts even before they are flagged

This approach uses pattern recognition technology to help identify posts and live streams as likely to be expressing thoughts of suicide. "We are committed to continuing to invest in pattern recognition technol...More..

Infiniti unveils a semi-autonomous QX50 for 2019
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Infiniti unveils a semi-autonomous QX50 for 2019

The QX50's launch is scheduled for early next year in the USA, and may make it to the United Kingdom late in 2018. The 2019 QX50 has an aerodynamic exterior that reinterprets the automaker's distinctive Power...More..

Waze adds hands-free navigation to keep your eyes on the road
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Waze adds hands-free navigation to keep your eyes on the road

The new support for "motorcycle mode" is a way to get routing that provides optimized driving directions based on actual motorcyclists experience, with improved ETAs and potential guidance using roads where car...More..

Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line shapes up
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line shapes up

There are no actual performance upgrades to the Tiguan , however. The automaker says the new trim package enhances the SUV's "sportiness with interior and exterior design elements that give it an even more d...More..

Google keeps word, fixes burger emoji
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Google keeps word, fixes burger emoji

While Android Oreo 8.1 doesn't have a lot that's changed, Google CEO Sundar Pichai asked the team to "drop everything" to solve the issue. For those who haven't been following this saga, Google broke th...More..

Snapchat is changing and here’s everything you need to know
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Snapchat is changing and here’s everything you need to know

Snapchat is now embracing the black-box equations that it once shunned. Promoted Stories are shown to all Snapchat users now but could eventually be targeted to certain users and available through the company's...More..

Analyst Upside Underscores Impressive Growth for NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Analyst Upside Underscores Impressive Growth for NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)

About 6.39 million shares traded. NVIDIA ( NVDA ) opened at $210.71 on Friday. $9.23M worth of stock was sold by Shoquist Debora on Tuesday, May 30. Salem Investment Counselors has invested 0% of its port...More..

Chicago, Cook County sues Uber for concealing data breech
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Chicago, Cook County sues Uber for concealing data breech

It paid the hackers $100,000 (£75,000) to delete the data and keep quiet about the hack, in a cover-up orchestrated by its former chief executive, Travis Kalanick. Ferguson's lawsuit is the first from a state, ...More..

Corvette ZR1 Convertible Drops 755 Horses In LA
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Corvette ZR1 Convertible Drops 755 Horses In LA

While the Corvette ZR1 coupe has a top speed of 212 miles per hour, GM is only stating that the convertible version has a top speed in excess of 200 miles per hour. It's paired with Chevrolet's new eight-sp...More..

Microsoft and SAP announce partnership to use each other's tech internally
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Microsoft and SAP announce partnership to use each other's tech internally

Microsoft itself will be deploying these services in order to manage its internal financial processes, as well as connecting SAP's solutions to its own Azure AI and analytics tools. In a joint statement, Mi...More..

Kobolds & Catacombs gets an official release date
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Kobolds & Catacombs gets an official release date

Also new in the expansion is the Dungeon Runs single-player mode, which Blizzard says contains 48 different encounters. These cards will include the new keyword "Recruit", new card types - Spellstones and Uni...More..

Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) with full-view display unveiled: Specifications, features
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) with full-view display unveiled: Specifications, features

The Taiwanese company has announced the Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1 ). The smartphone features a 5.7-inch IPS LCD screen with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels. It comes with a 16-megapixel primary s...More..

New X-Files mobile game to be released with upcoming season
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

New X-Files mobile game to be released with upcoming season

Above: The X-Files: Deep State takes place between the events of season 9 and 10. You and Agent Dale have been selected to investigate mysterious crime scenes that defy explanation. The game will try to bal...More..

WhatsApp Introduces PiP Mode: Apple Users Can Watch YouTube Videos Within App
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

WhatsApp Introduces PiP Mode: Apple Users Can Watch YouTube Videos Within App

WhatsApp , a company owned by Facebook, has launched two new features exclusively for its iOS app - Lock Record Button and a new Picture-in-Picture mode for YouTube videos . The information regarding the new ...More..

Microsoft Is Adding A Bunch Of New Features To Windows 10
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Microsoft Is Adding A Bunch Of New Features To Windows 10

Instead, the tabs here are intelligent and flexible as users can open a different program in the same window without the need to juggle around different windows with all the different tabs opened. With Microsof...More..

by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) Position Lessened by Verity Asset Management Inc

Barclays reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of PayPal in a research report on Tuesday, November 21st. They presently have a $81.00 price target on the credit services provider's stock. The business had revenue...More..

Roku stock continues rampage, closes up 18% after analyst raises price target
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Roku stock continues rampage, closes up 18% after analyst raises price target

LLC acquired a new stake in Roku in the 3rd quarter valued at $11,920,000. Finally, FNY Managed Accounts LLC purchased a new stake in Roku in the 3rd quarter worth about $599,000. The company reported ($0...More..

Bungie Cancels Final Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris Livestream Amid Fan Backlash
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Bungie Cancels Final Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris Livestream Amid Fan Backlash

Bungie was initially scheduled to stage a Curse of Osiris stream tomorrow, with many players speculating that they would use this platform to elaborate upon what lay in store for Destiny 2 . The initial res...More..

Samsung Will Release Burgundy Red Galaxy S8 In Other Markets Soon
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Samsung Will Release Burgundy Red Galaxy S8 In Other Markets Soon

In 2017 we saw some incredible decisions taken by some of the reputed companies over the globe. We still don't have a Galaxy S8 Android Oreo release date , but we expect the official update to land sooner rath...More..

by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

IOS 11 users complain of another annoying autocorrect glitch

A few iPhone users are reporting a new autocorrect bug that is thought to be a part of iOS 11 . After tapping the space key, the word "it" automatically changes to "I.T" without actually tapping the predicti...More..

Sony Had One of the Biggest Black Fridays Ever
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Sony Had One of the Biggest Black Fridays Ever

Although the madness of Black Friday and Cyber Monday is dying down there are still some fantastic deals to be had, and if you didn't snag yourself a console bargain in the last week you now have a chance to gr...More..

Yooka-Laylee Is Coming To Nintendo Switch On 14th December
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Yooka-Laylee Is Coming To Nintendo Switch On 14th December

The news comes via a blog post over on Playtonic's site, finally revealing the dynamic duo will arrive on Nintendo Switch on December 14 . Speaking with Eurogamer , Playtonic director Gavin Price explai...More..

VR headset quarterly shipments hit one million units for the first time
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

VR headset quarterly shipments hit one million units for the first time

The major VR headsets on the market sold a combined one million units in the third quarter of the year, and demand is expected to continue over the holiday period. Given the small size of the field at present a...More..

Civilization 6 unveils Rise and Fall expansion, release date set
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Civilization 6 unveils Rise and Fall expansion, release date set

Launching on February 8 next year the expansion most notably features a system where your empire will have to endure dark ages and how you handle these will influence your golden ages (do really well and you'll...More..

Pokemon GO Car Crashes Lead to Millions in Damages, Multiple Deaths
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Pokemon GO Car Crashes Lead to Millions in Damages, Multiple Deaths

A report published previous year confirmed that Pokemon GO can be a huge distraction for drivers , as the game was involved in hundreds of thousands of traffic accidents in just 10 days. McConnell and Faccio...More..

Assassin's Creed: Rogue HD Listed by Italian Retailers
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Assassin's Creed: Rogue HD Listed by Italian Retailers

Assuming that this information is accurate, we're not sure what we can expect from the HD version of Assassin's Creed Rogue , other than the probability that we'll see improved graphics. Three Italian retailer...More..

Square Enix isn't giving up on the Deus Ex series
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Square Enix isn't giving up on the Deus Ex series

This led to speculation that future titles would be discontinued in favour of other properties, contrary to plans set in motion by Square Enix CEO Yosuke Matsuda. Matsuda stressed that Deus Ex is an important...More..

Ubisoft's New Game Ode is Unapologetically Calm
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Ubisoft's New Game Ode is Unapologetically Calm

As you play the game, according to Ubisoft, " Ode lets you experiment in open environments where everything reacts to you". Transform your character as you collect fallen stars and ascend through 4 fantasy wor...More..

Honor V10 launched with Kirin 970, 6GB RAM and rear dual cameras
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Honor V10 launched with Kirin 970, 6GB RAM and rear dual cameras

The device, for now, will be available only in China, but Honor has scheduled a launch event in the United States on December 5, and yesterday, a rumour suggested that the brand will launch the V10 in India in ...More..

New Mercedes-Benz CLS previewed again, design details shown
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

New Mercedes-Benz CLS previewed again, design details shown

If you are waiting in anticipation, ahead of that official unveil a camouflaged version of the CLS has been caught on video tearing up the Nürburgring in Germany. While the official unveil for the 2019 CLS is c...More..

Range Rover SVAutobiography Debuts With Loads Of Space, Luxury
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Range Rover SVAutobiography Debuts With Loads Of Space, Luxury

A comprehensive range of powertrain options includes an advanced new plug-in hybrid electric-petrol, with an EV range of up to 31 miles, and an uprated 565hp V8 supercharged petrol engine. A high one. Order boo...More..

YouTube's battery drain problem on iOS devices is now fixed
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

YouTube's battery drain problem on iOS devices is now fixed

Basically, this means iPhone X users will now be able to take advantage of the whole screen, as toolbars have been included with the phone's unusual form factor. It turned out the version of the YouTube app w...More..

Google reportedly working on a mid-range YouTube edition smartphone
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Google reportedly working on a mid-range YouTube edition smartphone

YouTube Go allows users to download videos and store them on their phone's memory or SD card for later view. The lightweight version of the original app lets you preview the size of the video file before you...More..

OnePlus 5T to go on open sale today via Amazon, OnePlus stores
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

OnePlus 5T to go on open sale today via Amazon, OnePlus stores

After conducting Early Access sale and special sale, OnePlus has finally started selling its latest flagship smartphone, OnePlus 5T in India. If you want to own the OnePlus 5T , you can purchase the smartpho...More..

Apple's latest patent application hints at a folding iPhone
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Apple's latest patent application hints at a folding iPhone

The patent was filed on September 22, 2016 terming the device as a flexible display which can be folded. Apple may use liquid metal as well for the structure of the device and a micro-light-emitting diode (LE...More..

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds may require up to 30GB on Xbox One
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds may require up to 30GB on Xbox One

Yesterday (Nov. 27), Chinese tech company Tencent announced (link in Chinese) that it will co-develop an official mobile version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds ( PUBG ) through a partnership with the ga...More..

Android 8.1 Developer Preview 2 Now Available!
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Android 8.1 Developer Preview 2 Now Available!

The Visual Core is enabled in the final 8.1 preview, allowing camera apps that use the correct API to capture shots using Google's HDR+ and to do so using the dedicating imaging chip, which should speed thi...More..

Epic sues a fourteen-year-old for cheating in Fortnite
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Epic sues a fourteen-year-old for cheating in Fortnite

To address the issue Epic chose to go beyond the fourth wall by not only banning two players but getting the law involved, but it seems something didn't go as planned in their countermeasures against such chea...More..

Sonic Forces Adds Free DLC, Brings
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Sonic Forces Adds Free DLC, Brings "Sanic" Into the Fold

Sanic Hegehog, also known as just Sanic, is a poorly-drawn image of Sega's iconic mascot that has become a well-known meme. To be fair, the official Sonic Twitter has been growing in self awareness for a ...More..

Samsung 'graphene ball' could let phones charge five times faster
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Samsung 'graphene ball' could let phones charge five times faster

While I have to say that I am not at all complaining about charge times of smartphones, it apparently needs to be faster. Samsung says that this new technology is going to reduce the charging time of lithium-io...More..

LG V30 smartphone to arrive in December, priced Rs 47990
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

LG V30 smartphone to arrive in December, priced Rs 47990

The device, once available in the Indian market, will be directly competing against Samsung's Galaxy S8 and Note 8, Google Pixel 2 , iPhone 8 Plus, OnePlus 5T and LG's own G6. It supports Hybrid Auto Foc...More..

Gionee M7 Plus, S11s, F6, F205 and more with FullView displays announced
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Gionee M7 Plus, S11s, F6, F205 and more with FullView displays announced

The Gionee S11s is the company's new flagship product. Gionee has focused on the latest design elements in its smartphones like the near "bezel-less" design to ensure that despite the delay in the launch of t...More..