• Google app matches your selfies with famous paintings
Google app matches your selfies with famous paintings

A new feature has been developed by Google's Arts and Culture App that allows users to take a selfie, upload it and find out which piece of art they match. And finding their Renaissance-era doppelganger? Well, wonder no more as the Google Arts & Culture app can determine that for you. The Google Arts & Culture app is part of the Google Cultur...

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  • Dark Souls, Donkey Kong Country lead a wave of Nintendo Switch ports
Dark Souls, Donkey Kong Country lead a wave of Nintendo Switch ports

Wave 2 , will be on March 23, will introduce the battle character Blastoise along with a support set of Mew and Celebi. Kirby Star Allies comes to Nintendo Switch on March 16th, right around the corner. June brought us ARMS , July featured Splatoon 2 , August had Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, and Super Mario Odyssey landed in October....

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  • Super Mario Odyssey is Getting Free Update
Super Mario Odyssey is Getting Free Update

Players will have to have completed the main game before accessing the DLC, which includes two competitive modes. Super Mario Odyssey's free update comes in February 2018. Here are the Sunshine Shades and Sunshine Outfit, the Musician Hat and Musician Outfit, and the Knight Helmet and Armor. Players will be ranked by their ability to find and h...

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  • Do Not Disturb Feature Coming to Xbox One
Do Not Disturb Feature Coming to Xbox One

The Xbox Career System sounds quite interesting on paper, giving players new incentives in obtaining Achievements, so it will be interesting to see how it gets implemented. We're also getting Mini Game Hubs , which allow access to content from recently played games from a Game Hub without needing to exit whatever game you are playing.

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  • The Razer Phone scores support for HDR10, Dolby Digital 5.1 Netflix content
The Razer Phone scores support for HDR10, Dolby Digital 5.1 Netflix content

The laptop body doesn't have any of its own processing power, but it does feature a 200 GB storage drive, a 720p webcam, its own microphone, and an extended battery (with a 53.6 watt-hour capacity). Users benefit from a responsive and comfortable typing experience, customized for the Android environment with dedicated keys for navigation, search an...

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  • NVIDIA BFGDs 65-inch 4K 120Hz Display With G-SYNC Launched
NVIDIA BFGDs 65-inch 4K 120Hz Display With G-SYNC Launched

BFGD (Big Formate Gaming Display) is becoming standard for gaming displays now. Acer also chose to incorporate Google Assistant so that the Predator can double as voice-activated smart home controller. This will make playing games through your computer or Google Play a breeze on your fancy new 65-inch 4K screen. You can stream via your favorite...

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  • Samsung to introduce refreshed version of Notebook 7 Spin
Samsung to introduce refreshed version of Notebook 7 Spin

Perhaps the most distinctive feature of the Samsung Notebook 7 Spin is its 360-degree rotating screen, which allows the notebook to be folded into a tablet-style format at the user's preference. But all of this aside, the real star of the show, as the name of the device itself suggests, is the Pen. You can use it doodle, write, sketch, and paint.

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  • Say Hello to Google Pay; brought Android Pay and Google Wallet together
Say Hello to Google Pay; brought Android Pay and Google Wallet together

Through Google Pay, it is possible to send and receive money from/to your friends/colleagues/family apart from shopping payments. Indeed, Google notes that Google Pay is not an inherently new product, but rather a "new name and look for existing Google payment products".

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  • CES 2018: Intel unveils 'Hades Canyon' NUC VR mini-PC
CES 2018: Intel unveils 'Hades Canyon' NUC VR mini-PC

The processor has a base clock of 3.1 GHz and a max boost block of 4.1 GHz. The architecture designed for "intense" graphics workload connects both the chip with a single electronic package. The new series of processors includes four Core i7 and one Core i5. Nevertheless, for a 2-in-1 chip to out even keep up with a traditional CPU and GPU setup ...

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  • Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Helwan Church Attack
Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Helwan Church Attack

Police inspect the site of an attack on a church in the Helwan district south of Cairo, Egypt December 29, 2017. State television reported the second attacker was captured after fleeing the scene. Egypt's Coptic community has come under increasing attack by Islamist militants in recent years, prompting tighter security measures around churches ...

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  • OnePlus 5 to Get Face Unlock Feature
OnePlus 5 to Get Face Unlock Feature

Also, there is a new design for Quick Settings panel and Lift up display as well as an "Adaptive model" screen calibration and system-level optimisations for Wi-Fi and Battery Saver. It is less secure, so the company is not offering it as a security option in Payment processing. We have basically told you all of the most important features comi...

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  • Chinese ride-sharing firm Didi raises US$4bn
Chinese ride-sharing firm Didi raises US$4bn

The fresh funds will be used for artificial intelligence, global expansion and building charging networks for electric cars, Didi said in a statement. Abu Dhabi state fund Mubadala Capital also invested in the funding round, the Wall Street Journal reported , citing sources. Existing investors in the company include Apple, Tencent and Alibab...

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  • Rolling Stone co-founder sells controlling stake in publisher of famed magazine
Rolling Stone co-founder sells controlling stake in publisher of famed magazine

Under the deal, New York-based Wenner Media will maintain editorial oversight of Rolling Stone , which will remain an independent authority on USA pop culture and political coverage, the companies said in a statement. Wenner expanded his company by broadening into ownership of Us Weekly and Men's Journal , and then took on debt when he repurcha...

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  • Microsoft removes Google's Chrome installer from the Windows Store
Microsoft removes Google's Chrome installer from the Windows Store

The company has quietly released a Google Chrome installer app in the Microsoft Store, but it's a simple web wrapper that will redirect you to the Chrome download page in your default web browser (via The Verge ). Microsoft stells Business Insider it was because the app violated Microsoft Store policies. The installer app appeared to be complete...

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  • Fingerprint Sensor Under The Display Technology Goes Into Mass Production
Fingerprint Sensor Under The Display Technology Goes Into Mass Production

Vivo might not be a known name in Western countries but it has emerged as a top-notch brand with quality phones in Asia. Another important thing to note is that while Vivo has confirmed that it will be coming to Kenya, it's unlikely that it'll be accompanied by the world's first smartphone with an in-display fingerprint scanner.

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  • Brazilian great Kaka announces retirement from football
Brazilian great Kaka announces retirement from football

One of the finest playmakers of his time, the Brazilian started his career in his native country with Corinthians before AC Milan captured his signature in 2003. Reports circulated around two specific offers: a return to his first love Sao Paolo for a one-year contract and another non-playing role as club director at AC Milan.

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  • Apple iPhone 8 Tops The List of Most Searched Smartphones of 2017
Apple iPhone 8 Tops The List of Most Searched Smartphones of 2017

Hurricane Irma beat out iPhone 8 and fidget spinners as the top trending search globally, while in the United States the Yankees were the most-searched sports team of the year. Aside from Bitcoin , Google's search trends tell a tale of political tumult and royal romance. Top global searches includes a natural disaster , the latest phones, ...

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  • Vladimir Putin announces Russian withdrawal from Syria during visit to airbase
Vladimir Putin announces Russian withdrawal from Syria during visit to airbase

In view of this, I have made a decision: most of the Russian military contingent staying in the Syrian Arab Republic is returning home, to Russia. As for the withdrawal, Lt. "We will never forget the casualties and losses that we suffered in the fight with terrorism here in Syria as well as at home in Russian Federation".

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  • Florida Men Charged With Animal Cruelty For Dragging Shark With Speed Boat
Florida Men Charged With Animal Cruelty For Dragging Shark With Speed Boat

The three men have each been charged with two felony counts of aggravated animal cruelty . "Because they first shot the shark, it warranted two separate charges for animal cruelty", explained Robert Klepper , public information coordinator for the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission's Division of Law Enforcement.

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  • Google Assistant Finally Coming to Android Tablets and more Smartphones
Google Assistant Finally Coming to Android Tablets and more Smartphones

It's not if Google plans a full roll out of Google Map Go across all version of Android . That instantly opens up more than a quarter more of the Android user base for Google Assistant to tap into. While most new smartphones run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow or newer versions of Android out of the box, there are still a significant numb...

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  • 'PUBG' Launches for Xbox One; Trailer and Start Times Revealed
'PUBG' Launches for Xbox One; Trailer and Start Times Revealed

The buttons of the Xbox One controller perform different actions depending on the context of the situation. In an Xbox Wire post, Microsoft detailed the control scheme for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on the Xbox One. Many Xbox fans may have heard of the game but not yet know what it's about. Not when you consider the lacklustre menus, m...

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  • Here is The New Apple iMac Pro In Action
Here is The New Apple iMac Pro In Action

Release is set for 14 December, 2017, with prices starting at £4,999. Seeing how 8K is not something that people are working on right now, 4K editing should be no problem for the new Apple iMac Pro . As far as the graphics power is concerned, the iMac Pro computer series boast Radeon Pro Vega GPUs that have 11 teraflops single precision as wel...

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  • New Harry Potter RPG Coming in 2018
New Harry Potter RPG Coming in 2018

Interactive Entertainment, which will release the game under its new Wizarding World-centric label, Portkey Games . It was developed by Jam City along with Warner Bros. This sounds like the magical experience that every Harry Potter fan has been waiting for! Not to be outdone by the announcement, Warner Bros. A truly authentic Harry Potter e...

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  • Nokia 6 Appears At TENAA
Nokia 6 Appears At TENAA

Earlier there was a confusion regarding the new leaks in China that TA-1054 is not about Nokia 9 , It is for Nokia 6 2018 . The photos pretty much confirmed our guesses as to what the new phone would look like. It will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660SoC processor coupled with 4GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. When it comes to the e...

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  • PSX 2017: MediEvil Remaster Announced For PS4
PSX 2017: MediEvil Remaster Announced For PS4

Both The Last Guardian And the Wipeout Omega collection are coming to the PS VR. That means, unless someone decides to do a surprise reveal for a single game, that there are now no more opportunities for new game announcements this year.

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  • Monster Hunter World is getting a Mega Man collaboration
Monster Hunter World is getting a Mega Man collaboration

For anything else at all to do with Monster Hunter World , including the final release date, as well as all the monsters and weapons we've confirmed so far, head over to our Monster Hunter World guides walkthrough hub . If you miss out on the beta, luckily, you won't have to wait long, as the game will be out in full on January 26. Both series ...

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  • Amazon Echo and Music Unlimited coming to 28 new markets
Amazon Echo and Music Unlimited coming to 28 new markets

As rumors say, this platform is scheduled for release in March 2018. However, the actual launch still depends on some factors. Apart from getting major labels on board, YouTube is also reaching out to artists seeking help to promote this new service.

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  • Overwatch's holiday event returns next week with new Mei-focused mode
Overwatch's holiday event returns next week with new Mei-focused mode

Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan hinted that it's a fan-favorite Hanzo look that showed up in an Overwatch digital comic. As you'd expect, the Overwatch Winter Wonderland event is back, dropping on December 12th. Winter Wonderland's newest mode unfolds across Overwatch's Nepal Village map and pits five Meis against one yeti-themed...

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  • Sony PlayStation 4 sales top 70 million
Sony PlayStation 4 sales top 70 million

We unfortunately don't know the split between the base PS4 and the Pro version. The PS4 has proved to be hugely popular since it was released in late 2013. Microsoft has also had an impressive year of growth. There's also more than 130 videogames and other content now in development for the headset states the company, all due to be released b...

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  • Air NZ forced to trim schedule due to 787 engine maintenance
Air NZ forced to trim schedule due to 787 engine maintenance

Air New Zealand will cancel six global flights and retime others between 7 and 10 December to accommodate urgent maintenance on the Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines that power its Boeing 787-9 fleet. The Aviation Analysis Wing website reports this is the second engine vibration incident involving Rolls Royce Trent series engines this year. "Should th...

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  • Amazon Prime Video now available on Apple TV
Amazon Prime Video now available on Apple TV

Amazon Prime Video for Apple TV was first announced at Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference in June. Whether the decision to roll out Amazon Prime on the Apple TV today is related , or purely coincidental, remains to be seen. Customers in the U.S., U.K., Germany and Austria will also be able to watch videos from subscription services ...

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  • Xiaomi's next flagship smartphone will use a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chip
Xiaomi's next flagship smartphone will use a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chip

There's now no firm Asus NovaGo release date, but an Asus spokesperson told us that it's expected to arrive in early Spring in the U.S., while it's likely to arrive in Europe (the UK, France, Germany and Italy) during Q2 of 2018. The device runs Windows 10 S out of the box, you will however able to upgrade to Windows 10 Pro. ASUS will offer the...

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  • Bond kept at $1M for man charged with hiding death of girl
Bond kept at $1M for man charged with hiding death of girl

The FBI said they are awaiting results from the medical examiner's office for positive confirmation. In a press conference on Saturday, FBI officials called the search for Mariah "a homicide investigation". More than 225 members of 14 local, state and federal agencies conducted almost 100 interviews, and followed more than 140 leads. The search ...

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  • Mega Man 11 revealed for late 2018 release
Mega Man 11 revealed for late 2018 release

Unlike Mega Man 9 and 10, 11 will eschew the throwback pixel art look in favor of an original 2.5D look. At the 30 year anniversary of Mega Man , Capcom did just that, revealing Mega Man 11 would be releasing next year. It's unclear when they'll hit the console but it should be before Mega Man 11 releases. If you simply can't wait fo...

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  • Nissan Kicks succeeds the Juke with less polarizing looks
Nissan Kicks succeeds the Juke with less polarizing looks

The Kicks will arrive in dealerships in June. The vehicle is aimed at singles or couples looking for style on a budget. The Kicks's styling resulted from work by Nissan design studios in Brazil and San Diego. The city designation also means the Kicks is front-wheel drive only. Less powerful than the 141-hp Qashqai , the 2018 Nissan Kicks boast...

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  • Destiny 2 Angers Players After Discovery Of XP Restrictions; Bungie Makes Changes
Destiny 2 Angers Players After Discovery Of XP Restrictions; Bungie Makes Changes

New changes will be announced via Bungie's official channels. In addition, Smith and project lead Mark Noseworthy will answer questions and respond to player concerns that have continued to pile up since the game's console launch in December.

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  • Roadster Arrives With Refreshed BMW i8 Coupe
Roadster Arrives With Refreshed BMW i8 Coupe

The petrol engine churns out the same 228bhp it did to drive the back wheels, but the electric motor for the front wheels gets an extra 12bhp (that'll transform it) for a total of 141bhp. This allows some extra storage space behind the driver and passenger, a space nearly equal to the actual trunk's 4.7 cubic foot (133 liters) offering at 3.5 c...

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  • Here's a way out of your smartphone addiction
Here's a way out of your smartphone addiction

So, why not just get a fidget spinner instead? Schillinger told Dezeen that the creation of the Substitute Phone was inspired by the constant, nearly compulsive need to check his phone even if no notifications came up on it. "Daniel Kruger, a research scientist at the University of MI, said: "[Our] study provides some real insight and may...

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  • Amazon introduces new solution for building AR, VR and 3D applications
Amazon introduces new solution for building AR, VR and 3D applications

Users simply log into the AWS Management Console to begin building VR and AR apps using a drag and drop system. That engine is widely used among AR and VR developers, and providing a bridge between Unity and Sumerian could help attract developers.

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  • Argentine Navy confirms explosion in search area of missing submarine
Argentine Navy confirms explosion in search area of missing submarine

He said seven ships are mapping the bottom of the ocean where the submarine might be found and that weather conditions are expected to worsen Sunday. The BBC quoted a spokesperson who called the noise from the ARA San Juan a "hydro-acoustic anomaly", but did not give a clear definition of the phrase.

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  • Google Rolls New Changes To Make Pixel Battery Estimates Smarter
Google Rolls New Changes To Make Pixel Battery Estimates Smarter

The handset have a Smart Battery feature that estimate your usage based on what you have done previously. In a blog post, the search giant noted that the battery predictions so far were based on a simple logic, for instance, if a user is using 20% battery each hour for the past few hours, the algorithm assumes the rate to continue, and gives the fo...

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  • Apple iPhone SE 2 to be launched in Q1 2018
Apple iPhone SE 2 to be launched in Q1 2018

The iPhone SE is meant to cater to the needs of the budget smartphone hunters who want to use an iPhone. So here is the speculated specifications list for the upcoming Apple iPhone SE 2nd Edition. For imaging, the device might come with a 12MP primary camera and a 5MP selfie camera at the front. Design wise, it is extremely unlikely that App...

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  • Valkyria Chronicles 4 announced for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Switch
Valkyria Chronicles 4 announced for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Switch

Players will take control of a group of soldiers defending against the Imperial army in battles that blends turn-based strategy and third-person gunplay. You step into the shoes of Commander Claude Wallace and his childhood friends. Valkyria composer Hitoshi Sakimoto is coming back to again do the music for Valkyria Chronicles 4 .

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  • OnePlus 5T launched - here's how much it will cost in India
OnePlus 5T launched - here's how much it will cost in India

What's sure to be a victor among existing fans and new customers, OnePlus has given the 5T the flavour of a high-end smartphone, at a price you can stomach. It comes with two rear cameras with portrait mode, video stabilisation and low light photography ability. It's not too big, and not too small. OnePlus default calibration is excellent, bala...

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  • OnePlus 5T
OnePlus 5T "confirmed" to cost the same as OnePlus 5

Some wireless charging pads are being marketed as offering up to 15 watts of power, that is if the smartphone is properly placed on the charging pad. For it to be convenient, the executive noted that a charging pad should be readily available to use wireless charging, which can be expensive.

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  • Twitter is giving everyone 280 characters
Twitter is giving everyone 280 characters

This change in the app was given to specific users to test how it would go over among English-speaking users and Twitter must have decided it went over well because on Tuesday it announced the change would be rolling out to all users. The change was made to give people more space to express themselves in certain languages where the company felt t...

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  • Apple's New iPhone Has a Frustrating Bug That's Driving People Crazy
Apple's New iPhone Has a Frustrating Bug That's Driving People Crazy

It's not a ideal fix, but it should do fine till Apple rolls out a permanent solution. Not surprisingly, the bug is frustrating many Apple users. The workaround involves using the autocorrect Text Replacement feature in iOS. The technical glitch comes at a bad time for Apple. Some iPhone users may have recently noticed their smartphone has a ...

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  • Amazon Releases $49.99 Fire TV Stick Basic Edition Without Alexa Voice Support
Amazon Releases $49.99 Fire TV Stick Basic Edition Without Alexa Voice Support

The remote it comes with lacks the microphone and the Alexa button. It's also available in over 100 new markets. What it doesn't provide is support for Alexa, Amazon's digital personal assistant. It supports Bluetooth 4.1 and 802.11 ac Wi-Fi, and can decode H.265 video, according to Android Police . From what I could gather, the Basic Editi...

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  • StarCraft II Is Going Free To Play Starting On November 14
StarCraft II Is Going Free To Play Starting On November 14

Now, the entirety of this aforementioned campaign can be played free of charge . It's a fantastic game, just be ready for some stiff competition if you decide to get serious about multiplayer. Valve saw a sizable uptick in players - and money - after making the aging Team Fortress 2 free-to-play, as well. "We spent a lot of time thinking a...

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  • Potential T-Mobile And Sprint Merger Falls Apart
Potential T-Mobile And Sprint Merger Falls Apart

Its wide portfolio and clout have made it a good fit to own and operate Sprint from above thus far, though that was not always the case; at one point, Masayoshi Son was very open about the fact that the company was losing money thanks to Sprint.

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