Comcast down across the United States due to cut fiber cables

Recent reports mostly originate from: "Mountain View, San Francisco, Chicago, Philadelphia, Seattle, Atlanta, Washington, Arlington, New York , and Pittsburgh". June 13, 2018. Company officials said the outage is affecting business and residential... More..

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by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

OnePlus is teasing a red OnePlus 6

Appropriately they have obtained two pictures of the supposed red OnePlus 6 . OnePlus could be on track to launch a red variant of the OnePlus 6 on July 2, according to the latest teasers and images floa...More..

A Portly Hamster Named Wrecking Ball Is Overwatch's Newest Champion
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

A Portly Hamster Named Wrecking Ball Is Overwatch's Newest Champion

To start with figuring out the Overwatch Hammond release date, we need to look at previous new heroes in the past. What do you think of Hero 28? Grappling Claw also allows Wrecking Ball to reach t...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

"Google is planning a game platform" to rival Playstation, Xbox

GOOGLE IS REPORTEDLY planning to develop gaming hardware to complement its rumoured "Yeti" streaming service. It's all very hush hush right now, but Yeti (the project's unofficial codename) has apparently be...More..

Motorola has a
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Motorola has a "Big Announcement" Scheduled for August 2

You'll get a notch at the top of the screen and there will be a chin with room enough for a full " Motorola " logo at the bottom. There is a possibility that more devices may launch under the Motorola One b...More..

Italdesign helps create Nissan GT-R50 for 50th anniversary
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Italdesign helps create Nissan GT-R50 for 50th anniversary

Best to just enjoy it for what it is, an incredible new take on the GT-R formula. The signature GT-R "samurai blade" cooling outlets behind the front wheels have gained more prominence with a gold inlay and e...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

OnePlus eyeing U.S. expansion, 5G phone for 2019

Maybe, maybe not. O2 now stocks OnePlus devices, but it's not clear whether that's an exclusivity deal or whether they're the only network that will. Here in the United States, most of the wireless business, ...More..

Google invests $22M in KaiOS to push Google Services
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Google invests $22M in KaiOS to push Google Services

Through its " Next Billion Users " program, Google aims to reach out to people in emerging Internet markets with customised products and features on desktops, smartphones, as well as on feature phones . "The ...More..

Huawei to announce its first 5G smartphone in June 2019
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Huawei to announce its first 5G smartphone in June 2019

During the standardization process, Huawei will continue to recommend innovative technologies to other industry players, and will never squeeze other companies or society as a whole. And, emphasized Xu, enhance...More..

Microsoft really is working on a ‘pocket-sized’ folding Surface
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Microsoft really is working on a ‘pocket-sized’ folding Surface

Now, adding more fuel to the fire is Microsoft's Corporate Vice President of Devices and one of the heads behind Surface products, Panos Panay who took to Twitter on Friday and posted a picture (see below) th...More..

WhatsApp rolls out one-way broadcast feature for groups
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

WhatsApp rolls out one-way broadcast feature for groups

Group Settings also has the Edit Group Info option that allows admins to controls whether all participants can edit the group's description or not. It works in the same way as Telegram's channels and allows o...More..

Fortnite's 50v50 mode is back, Playground is hopefully coming soon
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Fortnite's 50v50 mode is back, Playground is hopefully coming soon

A handful of streamers and YouTubers were able to record their Playground sessions before the mode was taken offline, so at least we can all watch other people have fun while we wait. He also confirmed that t...More..

Porsche's 919 Evo crushes Bellof's Nordschleife record
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Porsche's 919 Evo crushes Bellof's Nordschleife record

Starting life in 2014 as a Le Mans prototype racer which brought Porsche back to the winner's circle at the top of endurance racing, the 919 Hybrid has since evolved into the 919 Hybrid Evo as a no-holds-...More..

Comcast internet, cable, and phone services are down nationwide
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Comcast internet, cable, and phone services are down nationwide

The No. 1 cable provider is dealing with nationwide outages of its broadband , TV and voice services. Earlier in June, Comcast's phone service for some US businesses went down. "Currently the Petersburg Bureau...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 reveal confirmed for August 9
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 reveal confirmed for August 9

Samsung's Gear S3 smartwatch was released in August 2016 which means it's almost 2 years old already making it overdue for a successor. For the US, China and other select developed regions, the company is expe...More..

Asus ZenFone 5Z to Exclusively Launch in India on June 26
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Asus ZenFone 5Z to Exclusively Launch in India on June 26

The OnePlus 6, Honor 10 and Galaxy A8 have all recently been released and land in your pocket for under £500. Asus Zenfone 5Z Teased on Flipkart Ahead of Official Unveil; India Launch Imminent . Both sport...More..

Qualcomm's Wear 2500 chip will power a new generation of kids' smartwatches
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Qualcomm's Wear 2500 chip will power a new generation of kids' smartwatches

The Snapdragon 632 SoC is capable of delivering up to 40 percent faster performance than the predecessor. We foresee a number of entry-level Android phones to feature those new chipsets in the second half...More..

Google: Reboot to fix 'glitch' that took out Google Homes and Chromecasts
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Google: Reboot to fix 'glitch' that took out Google Homes and Chromecasts

That's the response that Google smart speaker users around the world heard for most of Wednesday when they asked their devices to play music, get the weather or even respond to its "Hey, Google" prompt. We wi...More..

Wi-Fi WPA3 security now official: What you need to know
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Wi-Fi WPA3 security now official: What you need to know

Interoperability between WPA3 and WPA2 is part of the Wi-Fi Certified WPA3 effort. The Wi-Fi Alliance has launched WPA3 , a new standard for wireless internet that better encrypts data, making it harder f...More..

Telltale Games Rumored to be Ready to Abandon Old Game Engine
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Telltale Games Rumored to be Ready to Abandon Old Game Engine

However, the developer has been using the same game engine for its games since The Walking Dead season 1 and report has come in that Telltale Games has finally made a decision to move on to a new game engin...More..

Apple, Samsung settle lengthy iPhone patent war
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Apple, Samsung settle lengthy iPhone patent war

While Apple wanted the payment to be based on the full value of every phone sold, Samsung argued that the payment should be based on the portion of an iPhone's design that was copied. Samsung would need to make...More..

Facebook scraps plans to build drone to deliver internet access
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Facebook scraps plans to build drone to deliver internet access

Aquila's history at Facebook was mixed. The project launched in 2014 with the ambitious vision of beaming an internet signal via laser connection from Boeing 747-sized drones that Facebook would build itself ...More..

Cannabis dispensaries vow to stop dealing with 'Permit Patty' after viral video
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Cannabis dispensaries vow to stop dealing with 'Permit Patty' after viral video

The woman, Alison Ettel , said that she was at home in San Francisco when she was disrupted by the girl, Jordan Rodgers, and her mother, Erin Austin, selling bottled water outside of their apartment building. ...More..

Instagram could have been worth $100 billion, Bloomberg reports
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Instagram could have been worth $100 billion, Bloomberg reports

Users are already spending almost as much time on Instagram as they are on Facebook . Instagram has steadily gained on Facebook over the past year, according to the data. Other companies are using IGTV ...More..

Mobile’s FamilyMode Helps Manage Device Usage
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Mobile’s FamilyMode Helps Manage Device Usage

Designed for parents, it gives them better control over how their child, or children, use their smartphones. Is T-Mobile's new FamilyMode effort something you're interested in? FamilyMode can be used wi...More..

Adblocking made easy for Android users
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Adblocking made easy for Android users

And its good to know that the higher that percentage, the more the company retains on each dollar of sales, to service its other costs and the debt obligations, and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)'s gross m...More..

Supreme Court Rules States Can Force Online Businesses To Collect Sales Tax
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Supreme Court Rules States Can Force Online Businesses To Collect Sales Tax

He wrote that the test was "a judicially created tax shelter for businesses that limit their physical presence in a state but sell their goods and services to the state's consumers". South Dakota is a clear vic...More..

Instagram Launches Video Chat, Topic Channels, New Camera Effects
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Instagram Launches Video Chat, Topic Channels, New Camera Effects

A new video chatting feature and explore page isn't the only thing the photo-sharing app is rolling out with. Last year, Instagram added the direct messaging feature to the platform, dubbed as Instagr...More..

Auto Care Association supports online sales tax allowance
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Auto Care Association supports online sales tax allowance

However, Amazon is the entity most likely to benefit from this agreement, as the retail giant is likely to charge them for the privilege of using their software. However, not everyone is happy with the high c...More..

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Leaks Ahead Of Official Reveal
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Leaks Ahead Of Official Reveal

Now, it's back and with a vengeance. The engine , a 5.2-litre biturbo V12 makes an insane 715 bhp of peak power and 900 Nm of peak torque , all of which goes to the rear wheels though a ZF 8-speed automatic g...More..

No internet on phone? Here's how you can still surf web
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

No internet on phone? Here's how you can still surf web

You could already save Chrome pages for offline viewing and they would be stored in the Downloads section of the app. Users can get access to the relevant articles on their browser without any constant intern...More..

Nokia 3.1 Arrives July 2 and Costs Just $159
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Nokia 3.1 Arrives July 2 and Costs Just $159

But for $160, that's not a awful list of specs, especially when you consider the update situation of being an Android One phone. The Nokia 3 .1 is a step down from devices like the Nokia 6 .1, but that ph...More..

Supreme Court says states can require online retailers to collect sales tax
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

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

The Supreme Court threw out previous precedent on Thursday to allow states to collect sales tax from online vendors, a major change that represents higher prices for online consumers, but a huge financial...More..

‘Cardboard’ Switch Announced as Nintendo Labo Contest Prize
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

‘Cardboard’ Switch Announced as Nintendo Labo Contest Prize

It's definitely nice to hear, as up until today, the Toy-Con could only be used with the Nintendo Labo Software. Nintendo Labo is essentially a platform that allows you to build your own Switch peripheral...More..

Qualcomm to manufacture Snapdragon 1000 SoC for Windows 10 laptops?
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Qualcomm to manufacture Snapdragon 1000 SoC for Windows 10 laptops?

This chip will compete directly with Intel's low-end Y and U series of Core processors. The SoC is relatively large compared to its predecessor the Snapdragon 850 , measuring up at 20x15mm as opposed to 12x1...More..

Google Says Android Messages for Web is Now Fully Deployed
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Google Says Android Messages for Web is Now Fully Deployed

The rollout happened over the past week, but as per Google's Justin Uberti , has just reached complete deployment. At the same time, all this also benefits the software developers, since it provides an aut...More..

Bentley Bentayga Celebrates Pikes Peak Record With Limited Edition Model
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Bentley Bentayga Celebrates Pikes Peak Record With Limited Edition Model

Following Rhys Millen's 10min 49.9sec run in an nearly completely standard Bentayga (it featured minimal modifications for safety), Bentley will offer W12 versions of its luxury SUV with bespoke features ...More..

Apple Releases First Public Beta of iOS 12
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Apple Releases First Public Beta of iOS 12

In terms of performance, Apple said that iOS 12 will be doubling down with apps launching twice as fast, and throttling CPU to the max when needed. iOS 12 will also load apps up to 40% faster on older devi...More..

Samsung Could Launch Three Galaxy S10s in 2019
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Samsung Could Launch Three Galaxy S10s in 2019

However, if word on the street is believed, the Galaxy Note 9's S Pen might bring the "biggest update in the history" of this stylus. However, the images shown here are for reference goal only by the infamo...More..

Apple plans new, improved AirPods, HomePod and over-ear headphones
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Apple plans new, improved AirPods, HomePod and over-ear headphones

Apple has talked to Tymphany, a Primax Electronics subsidiary, about working with them to make the headphones; however, production has not started and the deal is not finalized. We've been anticipating a new A...More..

There's a Brute Force Hack That Can Bypass the iPhone's Passcode Limit
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

There's a Brute Force Hack That Can Bypass the iPhone's Passcode Limit

For this hack to be successful, you'll just require a locked iPhone which is turned on and a lightning cable. That's thought to have been one of the reasons why Apple is rolling out a new feature called USB ...More..

IPhone Brute Force Hack: Here's How To Hack Any iPhone Model
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

IPhone Brute Force Hack: Here's How To Hack Any iPhone Model

When the iPhone is plugged in, keyboard input has precedence over the phone's passcode limit feature. An iPhone can be unlocked with a virtual keyboard pretending to type lots of passcodes, a security resea...More..

Razer and Microsoft could be working on Xbox keyboard, mouse
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Razer and Microsoft could be working on Xbox keyboard, mouse

Gamers have been waiting a long time for true, native keyboard and mouse support on the Xbox One, and that wait may soon be over, thanks to Razer. It's a much more immersive experience, especially when you'...More..

Low-cost Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro embraces the notch
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Low-cost Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro embraces the notch

On the camera part, the Redmi 6 Pro comes with a dual camera setup on the rear, with the combination of a 12-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash, Sony IMX486 sensor, with f/2.2 aperture, and secondary 5-mega...More..

Westworld game sparks lawsuit: Fallout makers say it's 'a blatant rip-off'
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Westworld game sparks lawsuit: Fallout makers say it's 'a blatant rip-off'

Warner Bros. recently released a Westworld mobile game based on the show of the same name. It alleges that Westworld; " has the same or highly similar game design, art style, animations, features and othe...More..

Supreme Court rules that states can collect sales tax from online retailers
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Supreme Court rules that states can collect sales tax from online retailers

The decision came on a South Dakota suit against Wayfair .com, with the state claiming the company should collect sales taxes on sales in the state. They argued it is an unfair and heavy burden to require them...More..

Algeria turns off internet for high school exams
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Algeria turns off internet for high school exams

Over 700,000 Algerian students are to take their high school diploma exams over the next week. In 2016, exam questions were reportedly leaked online and authorities were dissatisfied with a less stringent att...More..

Apple launches service program to address MacBook keyboard woes
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Apple launches service program to address MacBook keyboard woes

I encountered this problem with my own 2016 MacBook Pro as well. Out-of-warranty repairs can cost $700 (roughly Rs. 47,500 ), requiring an upper case replacement. A petition circulated earlier this year ca...More..

Google can not stop the spread of fake Fortnite on Play Store
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Google can not stop the spread of fake Fortnite on Play Store

Fake Android versions of the best-selling game Fortnite have been spreading online, despite the fact that the game is not now available on Google's mobile operating system. The program on it performs all ...More..

by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Supreme Court Tax Ruling Could Have Consequences For Oregon Businesses

In the amicus brief eBay filed in support of the retailers South Dakota had sued over collecting sales taxes - Wayfair, Overstock and Newegg - the company said overturning Quill would "greatly undermine the...More..