• New Mario Tennis Game For Nintendo Switch Confirmed
New Mario Tennis Game For Nintendo Switch Confirmed

If you fail, you're literally erased from existence. This spring, players will be able to download a new chapter of the game starring DK himself. So too, is the game's new battle pack, which adds Aegislash (who?) and Blastoise (yes, please!) to the game's list of fighters.

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  • Korea Cryptocurrency Trading Ban: Not Finalized, Says Government
Korea Cryptocurrency Trading Ban: Not Finalized, Says Government

One of the go-to sources and platforms for monitoring cryptocurrency prices - CoinMarketCap - has caused a bit of uproar in the crypto market after it chose to exclude South Korean exchanges from its data of price average calculations.

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  • Google Inc (GOOG) looks to have acquired United Kingdom startup Redux
Google Inc (GOOG) looks to have acquired United Kingdom startup Redux

Redux's technology eliminates the need for small speakers in mobile handsets, making more space available for other components. Google has reportedly taken over Redux, a United Kingdom based sound tech startup. While no one was paying attention at the end of 2017, Google swooped in and purchased a company in the United Kingdom called Redux that h...

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  • Astronomical Growth Turns Out To Be 'Fake News,' Says Japanese Astronaut
Astronomical Growth Turns Out To Be 'Fake News,' Says Japanese Astronaut

And just as Twitter users bombarded Kanai with messages of envy on his newfound ability to reach things on the top shelf, doubts about the measurements began to weigh in on the astronaut's mind after his colleague suggested such a spurt was unlikely, the Japan Times reported.

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  • At The Last Minute, Blizzard Strikes Overwatch League Deal With Twitch
At The Last Minute, Blizzard Strikes Overwatch League Deal With Twitch

From its schedule , to teams, and how to watch it, this is everything you need to know about the Overwatch League . You can also view results and league standing changes as they happen. Sources familiar with Blizzard's plans told ESPN the league has signed a deal with another Chinese broadcaster, but the partner was not specified and Activision...

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  • CES 2018: Vivo unveiled first smartphone with in-display fingerprint scanner
CES 2018: Vivo unveiled first smartphone with in-display fingerprint scanner

As we all know the iPhone X got a Face ID feature and ditched the Fingerprint Sensor (TouchID) altogether. "Today's showcase of a ready-to-produce in-display fingerprint scanning smartphone featuring an optical fingerprint sensor is a big leap forward in bringing consumers this long-awaited, futuristic mobile experience".

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  • Blow for Huawei as AT&T deal collapses at the last minute
Blow for Huawei as AT&T deal collapses at the last minute

According to the Wall Street Journal , AT&T , which is the second-largest provider of mobile phone services in the USA in terms of subscribers, changed its mind about a deal to sell Huawei phones. For now, part of Huawei's plan is to reach out to USA consumers using alternative channels such as online and physical retail stores. It would have bee...

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  • Honor to launch a smartphone with four-cameras by month-end
Honor to launch a smartphone with four-cameras by month-end

First shown off in early December and launched in India this week, the View 10 may have the best specs of a sub-$500 phone now available. If you do care about performance and have a higher budget, you might be interested in the Honor View 10 , known in some regions as the V10.

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  • HTC announces new Vive Pro VR headset with 3K resolution
HTC announces new Vive Pro VR headset with 3K resolution

Remember when last week, HTC did a major tease featuring a new headset with better resolution than the previous models? Vive Pro's new dual-OLED displays feature a resolution of 2880x1600, which is an increase of 78% over the original, bringing greater pixel density and better sharpness to the unit.

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  • DJI Osmo Mobile 2 stabilizer is cheaper, has better battery than original
DJI Osmo Mobile 2 stabilizer is cheaper, has better battery than original

As well as benefiting from the gimbal's superior image stabilisation and controls, you unlock heaps of cool features when you install the DJI GO mobile app. Both camera mounts will be released later this year. It comes with support for the likes of the Canon 5D, Panasonic GH and Sony Alpha, and also has controls integrated into the handle t...

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  • Numbers have been drawn for Mega Millions jackpot of $450M
Numbers have been drawn for Mega Millions jackpot of $450M

In 2013, an 84-year-old Zephyrhills woman was the victor of the largest single jackpot in American lottery history, valued at $590.6 million. The victor has 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim the prize and only 60 days to claim the prize as a lump sum of $281.2 million.

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  • Jimmy Iovine Planning To Leave Apple In August
Jimmy Iovine Planning To Leave Apple In August

Dre , Eddy Cue , Trent Reznor and Robert Kondrk, is allegedly planning on leaving Apple in August of this year. According to Bloomberg , the producer and co-founder of Interscope Records is not likely to remain with the company even if a new deal is offered to him.

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  • LG's compact portable 4K laser projector comes with a handle
LG's compact portable 4K laser projector comes with a handle

The LG HU80KA, as it's called, is portable enough to be lifted by the handle and placed anywhere. This model is actually half the size of competing 4K-capable projectors on the market, and while pricing hasn't been announced, LG does say that it'll be "affordable".

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  • OnePlus 5T Sandstone White variant with 8GB RAM launched: Price, specifications, features
OnePlus 5T Sandstone White variant with 8GB RAM launched: Price, specifications, features

The Sandstone White OnePlus 5T isn't available in India, and is instead listed on the company's worldwide online stores. The Sandstone edition of the OnePlus 5T comes with a white-colored back, and that back side is also covered in OnePlus' Sandstone finish, which should make it far less slippery than a regular model.

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  • Sony's mid-range phones will reportedly use Snapdragon processors this year
Sony's mid-range phones will reportedly use Snapdragon processors this year

One can see Sony is still following its age-old loop design in these devices as well. The Xperia XA2 Ultra will sport the same 21-megapixel, 4k capable rear sensor. The Xperia XA2 will come with a 7-megapixel shooter for selfies and video calling. What is certain is the processing power of the Xperia A2 Ultra, which will come from Snapdrago...

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  • Apple share price: All Apple devices affected by processing chip flaw
Apple share price: All Apple devices affected by processing chip flaw

The Apple Watch , which runs a derivative of the iPhone's operating system is not affected, according to the company. These steps could slow the speed of the browser by less than 2.5%, Apple said in a statement posted on its website. "Our testing with public benchmarks has shown that the changes in the December 2017 updates resulted in no me...

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  • New Hisense 4K TVs will include Amazon Alexa
New Hisense 4K TVs will include Amazon Alexa

Today we are excited to introduce cooking capabilities as part of the Smart Home Skill API. It also might be useful for when you've put your food in the microwave and are reading the back of the box for directions, which you can then call out to Alexa as you find them.

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  • Details, images, and pricing of the Nokia 6 (2018) revealed
Details, images, and pricing of the Nokia 6 (2018) revealed

The Nokia 6 2018, be that as it may, should be an uncommon patch up of the first Nokia 6, which may chafe some potential purchasers, however. The side profile is similar to what we have seen in the previous generation model launched a year ago and is robust as well.

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  • PUBG Has More Active Players Than Next 9 Steam Games Combined
PUBG Has More Active Players Than Next 9 Steam Games Combined

So while right now the game is an Xbox One exclusive and is available on PC, it will absolutely be coming to PS4 at some point if PUBG Corp has anything to say about it, and any other platform that makes sense and is feasible for the title to land on.

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  • Nintendo Direct could reveal as many as 18 new Switch games
Nintendo Direct could reveal as many as 18 new Switch games

This was despite Nintendo's constant dilemma of keeping a balance between the delivered number of units versus the demand. The rumor stems from this past weekend's revelation that Amazon had published and removed 18 placeholder game listings for the Nintendo Switch .

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has battery problem
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has battery problem

Although the aforementioned issue doesn't seem to be widespread for now, Samsung may want to take a look at it and solve the issue before it gets major attention. Once the battery of the Note 8 drops down at 0%, the device refuses to turn on or charge. Several users have complained on micro-blogging website Twitter too about the issue.

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  • Does the New Tesla Roadster Really Have 7000+ LB-FT of Torque?
Does the New Tesla Roadster Really Have 7000+ LB-FT of Torque?

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has been successfully launched from California's Vandenberg Air Force Base north of Los Angeles last week on Friday, Dec. It will be the strongest most powerful rocket ever created with its three boosters. "Of course, anything boring is bad, especially companies, so we chose to send something unusual, something that m...

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  • Apple hit with lawsuit for deliberately slowing down older models of iPhone
Apple hit with lawsuit for deliberately slowing down older models of iPhone

What do you make of this tactic and Apple's reasoning for it? Apple says it's taking on the issue of older lithium ion batteries that sometimes fail phones. Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers brief remarks as U.S. President Donald Trump (R) and White House Director of the Office of American Innovation and the president's son-in-law Jared Kushner ...

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  • Nasa funds helicopter mission to hunt for alien life on Titan
Nasa funds helicopter mission to hunt for alien life on Titan

The mission would return to Earth on November 20, 2038, unprecedented samples in tow. CAESAR is created to collect both volatile ices and nonvolatile materials, which will be separated and placed in different containers in a return capsule.

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  • Apple Confirms It Slows Down Old iPhones As Their Batteries Age
Apple Confirms It Slows Down Old iPhones As Their Batteries Age

Apple recently confirmed to its customers that the power of its older generation processors are capped and devices are "slowed" but explained that the practice is meant to preserve the longevity of the devices rather than kill them off. "Couldn't figure out why, but just thought that iOS 11 was still terrible to me". "Our goal is to deliver th...

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  • Trading of Bitcoin Cash temporarily suspended pending an investigation
Trading of Bitcoin Cash temporarily suspended pending an investigation

While Coinbase briefly enabled orders to be posted in USA dollars on its platform for more sophisticated traders, it suspended the facility after two minutes due to 'significant volatility , ' the company said in a blog post . However, after going live for only four minutes (via its GDAX exchange), Coinbase halted trading of bitcoin cash ....

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  • Facebook uses AI to tackle catfish and identity thieves
Facebook uses AI to tackle catfish and identity thieves

People gave us feedback that they would find it easier to manage face recognition through a simple setting, so we're pairing these tools with a single "on/off" control. The setting is refreshingly simple within Facebook's app. From there, you basically climb down the social media rabbit hole, looking at older pictures and friends you previously did...

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  • Sony smartphone with Snapdragon 845 SoC, dual-camera leaked
Sony smartphone with Snapdragon 845 SoC, dual-camera leaked

The upcoming smartphone from Sony , expected to be called the Xperia Z2, will most likely be launched in the first quarter of 2018. Sony is one of the most prolific smartphone vendors, releasing a slew of high-end and mid-range handsets twice a year, with a smattering of budget models often flanking these major launch events.

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  • 12 dead as fire breaks out in shop in Khairani road
12 dead as fire breaks out in shop in Khairani road

Three fire engines, four water tankers were immediately rushed to the site. The search and rescue operation is in progress. Senior Police Sub-Inspector A Dharmadhikari said that the situation is now under control. "We will know the exact cause of death following the autopsy". The cops have launched a probe to investigate into the matter. The blaz...

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  • Google Will Now Allow You To Mute AutoPlay Videos On Websites
Google Will Now Allow You To Mute AutoPlay Videos On Websites

The new Chrome update allows users to mute autoplay videos across a whole website with just a click. This is the best feature via which Google is going to tackle this annoying thing on Chrome . Furthermore, Google provided a portal for site owners to know if they are engaged in new prohibited practices. However Google is making some chan...

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  • OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition launched in India
OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition launched in India

Users in Kolkata, Hyderabad and Kochi can experience the device at the pop-up stores in these 3 cities. The best thing about this launch is its timing that could be called a prudent decision taken from the Shenzhen based Chinese smartphone manufacturer as on the same date of its sale the Star Wars movie " The Last Jedi is getting released in...

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  • Huawei Honor 9 Lite with 4 cameras heading towards China
Huawei Honor 9 Lite with 4 cameras heading towards China

Honor 9 Lite will sport a 5.65-inch Full HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The Honor 7X flaunts a dual rear camera setup with a 16MP primary sensor and a 2MP secondary sensor. The major specifications of the device have also been leaked. It will be even more interesting, if the company includes the Honor...

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  • SpaceX And NASA Delay Historic Reusable Rocket ISS Launch
SpaceX And NASA Delay Historic Reusable Rocket ISS Launch

SpaceX has postponed the launch of its next cargo delivery mission for NASA by 24 hours to allow time for additional system checks; the company announced late Monday. Not only could reusable rockets reduce the astronomical cost of building new spacecraft, but might help to limit the vast amount of space debris clogging the Earth's orbit.

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  • Facebook has opened its augmented reality platform to the public
Facebook has opened its augmented reality platform to the public

Developers will be able to use it to create 3D digital objects that can be placed into images, both on surfaces and in ways that allow for interactions within physical space. AR Studio is claimed to be a platform that "empowers creators to connect art with data to bring augmented reality into everyday life through the Facebook camera".

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  • Google Offers Experimental Photo Apps
Google Offers Experimental Photo Apps

Google is soliciting feedback from users within the apps, and indicates that it will be launching other " appsperiments " in the future. The Google Phone app for Android devices has a new update that will be very useful to worldwide travelers.

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  • Donald Trump tells NASA to send Americans to Moon
Donald Trump tells NASA to send Americans to Moon

The directive says that "the moon is of interest to global partners and is within reach of America's private space industry". "Forty-five years ago today, NASA's final Apollo mission landed on the surface of the moon". It also makes it clear that the Trump administration wants to explore the moon in partnership with the private sector and o...

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  • Sensex soars 301 points to reclaim 33000-mark
Sensex soars 301 points to reclaim 33000-mark

On a weekly basis, the Sensex gained 417.36 points, or 1.27%, while the Nifty advanced 143.85 points, or 1.42%. Money managers believe that the focus will continue to be on the Gujarat polls in the days to come and is likely to keep the market on edge.

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  • Aiyar's 'neech' remark, aggressive BJP and Rahul Gandhi's master stroke
Aiyar's 'neech' remark, aggressive BJP and Rahul Gandhi's master stroke

Narendra Modi has reassured Gujarat on the eve of the first round of polls that divine forces would protect him in spite of Mani Shankar Aiyar taking out a " supari (contract for murder)" on the Prime Minister in Pakistan. He further said, "Bring us (the Congress) back to power and remove them". "Mr. Aiyar has been a key part of BJP's election...

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  • Student Victims Of Shooting Near Graham, Washington High School Expected To Survive
Student Victims Of Shooting Near Graham, Washington High School Expected To Survive

However, there were no signs of the shooters being on campus. KOMO reports that a getaway vehicle has also been located in connection with Tuesday's shooting at Graham-Kapowsin High School. Pierce County Sheriff's spokesman Ed Troyer said the shooting happened outside the school at the scene of a prearranged fight. Deputies are seeking a green ...

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  • Honor 7X launched in India, prices start from Rs 12999: Specifications here
Honor 7X launched in India, prices start from Rs 12999: Specifications here

Honor has launched a pair of new devices for the global market - the Honor View 10 (V10 ) and the Honor 7x . Huawei Honor 7x is officially unveiled. Honor claims that its fast charging technology can charge the battery up to 50 percent in just 30 minutes. It will also be available in France, Germany, India, Italy, the US, Spain and Ru...

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  • SpaceX to send a Tesla Roadster into outer space
SpaceX to send a Tesla Roadster into outer space

With 27 rockets and the ability to launch nearly three times the amount of payload into orbit SpaceX is hoping its new rocket will become the gold standard for sending equipment and humans into space. "Just like the first flight of a new jumbo jet doesn't go with a full complement of passengers, it makes sense to do a launch where you can learn...

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  • NASA managed to launch off 37 years ago engines
NASA managed to launch off 37 years ago engines "Voyager-1"

If you tried to start a auto that's been sitting in a garage for decades, you might not expect the engine to respond. Voyager 1 and 2 achieve 40 years of operation and exploration this August and September. With that in mind, NASA made a decision to fire the older thrusters up and see if they could take over the attitude control adjustments. "T...

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  • Android Gains Safe Browsing Features To Out Apps Collecting Data Without Permission
Android Gains Safe Browsing Features To Out Apps Collecting Data Without Permission

The company goes to say: "These data collection requirements apply to all functions of the app". This extends beyond those found on the Play Store, to those found anywhere on the internet as per a new set of guidelines on how data handling should be conducted by developers.

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  • Super
Super "Frost" moon this weekend

According to www.nasa.gov , "A supermoon is a moon that is full when it is also at or near its closest point in its orbit around Earth". Because of the moon's extra-close approach to Earth, it will appear about 14 per cent bigger than if it were at its farthest away point in its orbit.

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  • Micromax Bharat 5 With 5000mAh Battery Launched For Rs. 5555
Micromax Bharat 5 With 5000mAh Battery Launched For Rs. 5555

Micromax Bharat 5 is launched in India today. As evident from its naming scheme, the Bharat 5 is the newest member of Micromax's made-for-India "Bharat" branded handset range. The phone gets 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage . The Bharat 5 is the only smartphone to feature such a massive battery at a price of just Rs 5,555.

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  • Google faces United Kingdom lawsuit over data harvesting
Google faces United Kingdom lawsuit over data harvesting

The group claims that between June 2011 and February 2012, Google collected personal information on iPhones by bypassing the privacy settings on the smartphone's Safari browser. According to The Verge , UK law firm Mischon de Reya is also on the case, working alongside the affected group helmed by Lloyd. When this news came out, Google insi...

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  • PM, Rahul Gandhi, Hardik trade barbs in Gujarat battle
PM, Rahul Gandhi, Hardik trade barbs in Gujarat battle

The Patidar community in Morbi region has been pressing the government for reservation in government jobs and colleges for over two years. On Wednesday, as Modi hit the campaign trail in Morbi , situated in the state's Saurashtra region, he shed the baggage of civility that burdens the shoulders of a Prime Minister and took on his previous ava...

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  • Microsoft is building a massive new headquarters that looks nothing like Apple's
Microsoft is building a massive new headquarters that looks nothing like Apple's

The so-called "campus refresh" project will include 18 new buildings, nearly seven million square feet of renovated workspace, and $150 million in transportation infrastructure improvements. Microsoft's future Redmond headquarters will look and operate more like small city, featuring a two-acre open plaza that can host 12,000 people.

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  • India Just Backed Net Neutrality
India Just Backed Net Neutrality

Today, it's recommended that all ISPs should adhere to the principle of non-discriminatory treatment of content. Furthermore, TRAI barred service providers from entering into any kind of arrangement with any entity that would result in discriminatory access.

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  • Microsoft office rolls out on Chromebooks
Microsoft office rolls out on Chromebooks

For example, a lack of Microsoft Office apps on many devices. If you recall, Google announced a year ago that Android app support would be released for ChromeOS. Although there's been no official word from either party, Chrome Unboxed has been tinkering with the various offerings and it appears that they are all now working as they should.

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