• Mobile Version Announced with Cross-Platform Play with Nearly All Other Versions
Mobile Version Announced with Cross-Platform Play with Nearly All Other Versions

The title recently became the most-watched and most-streamed game on Twitch , with double the amount of PUBG's viewers on the platform. Console quality graphics and action. Earlier this week a mum in the United Kingdom criticised the influence Fortnite: Battle Royale had had on her 10-year-old son, saying that her his obsession with the game...

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  • Penguins find camera, take awesome selfie
Penguins find camera, take awesome selfie

They joked: "It didn't take long for the naturally curious birds to seize the opportunity for a selfie ". In 2013, a Gentoo penguin in Antarctica snapped an epic, open-beaked photo of itself using a GoPro camera from a Canadian cruise company.

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  • Amazon Alexa Down: Echo's Voice Assistant Not Working Across The US
Amazon Alexa Down: Echo's Voice Assistant Not Working Across The US

Yahoo found that Alexa could soon help a native English speaker attending a meeting with Japanese business partners understand what those people are saying in Japanese. Last year, Google debuted the Pixel buds wireless headphones, which are capable of real-time translation using Assistant, Google Translate and the user's Android phone.

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  • Nokia brings back banana phone from 'The Matrix'
Nokia brings back banana phone from 'The Matrix'

The 2.4-inch QVGA display screen is a bit small for the usual tasks one does on big screen smartphones. The glass is bolstered by a stainless steel frame and certainly feels very rugged as a result. As you get a dual-camera setup at the rear with Zeiss technology. Speaking of selfies, the front-facing camera in the Nokia 7 Plus is a 16 MP sho...

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  • Mexican President Cancels US Trip After Border Wall Dispute With Trump
Mexican President Cancels US Trip After Border Wall Dispute With Trump

Mexico and the United States have shelved tentative plans for a visit to Washington by President Enrique Pena Nieto as tensions persist over a proposed border wall, USA media reported Saturday. Peña Nieto, who is facing a presidential election in July, was expected to visit the White House this month or in March. "We enjoy a great relationshi...

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  • Nokia 7 Plus With Android One Launched - Price, Specifications, Availability
Nokia 7 Plus With Android One Launched - Price, Specifications, Availability

Its latest edition is scheduled to take place from 26 February to 1 March in Barcelona, Spain . The smartphones are expected to be available from April this year. The Chinese handset maker may unveil Mi Mix 2s at the event . The 6-inch, 2160 x 1080 pixel display is stretched to an 18:9 aspect ratio, so this would suit someone looking for a lo...

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  • Documents suggest that Apple will release two new iPad models soon
Documents suggest that Apple will release two new iPad models soon

There have been rumors of a drastically redesigned iPad model to be released this year, complete with a almost bezel-less design akin to that of the iPhone X , and it might even have Face ID as well. The company launched the $329 9.7-inch iPad in March previous year. It's possible there'd also be no fanfare this year, especially if it's for an e...

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  • Leaked: New 'Fornite: Battle Royale' content gets leaked by Amazon
Leaked: New 'Fornite: Battle Royale' content gets leaked by Amazon

As was the case with Season 2, Fortnite Battle Royale's Battle Pass can be purchased for 950 V-Bucks, which equates to about $10. However, they should note that it is expected to cost around $150, according to Polygon . This will change your building materials when your now supply runs dry, and will come in handy when under fire and franticall...

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  • MWC 2018: what to expect
MWC 2018: what to expect

Mobile World Congress begins in less than a week, and with it we expect a bunch of new launches. Reports suggest this new flagship device, the Nokia 9, could sport a futuristic display along with a revamped camera module and an improved camera setup.

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  • Walmart miss Estimates after Online Sales slip
Walmart miss Estimates after Online Sales slip

As per Friday, August 18, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Walmart stock rose 27% in the process. (NYSE: WMT ) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, August 17 by Wells Fargo. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Several analysts have released their opinion on Walmart Inc . Robert W. Baird downgraded the stock to...

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  • Nest's indoor security camera now has Google Assistant built in
Nest's indoor security camera now has Google Assistant built in

Google's voice-activated assistant is branching out to Nest's deluxe security camera in an expansion that may amplify the privacy concerns surrounding Internet-connected microphones. Just like every other Google Assistant device, it supports questions, smart home commands, making shopping lists, buying stuff, controlling Chromecasts, and a sco...

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  • Volvo V60 official details revealed and now comes with advanced tech
Volvo V60 official details revealed and now comes with advanced tech

Prices for the V60 will start at £31,810 for the manual D3 model in Momentum trim; a full run-down of prices and trim levels has not yet been revealed. It has a built-in 4G Wi-Fi hotspot, while Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are both on board. Certain markets will be offered a unique plaid upholstery, but Volvo has not yet detailed specifics for th...

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  • Snapchat redesign petition gets response, but it could make people even angrier
Snapchat redesign petition gets response, but it could make people even angrier

On the other hand, after the redesigning of app company has been facing a lot of criticism , and with these new features, Snapchat is trying to gain users' interest back. Snap Inc. has responded to a widely-signed petition demanding it roll-back an unpopular redesign of its Snapchat mobile apps for iPhone and Android .

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  • Burnout Paradise Remastered races onto PS4 and Xbox One on March 16
Burnout Paradise Remastered races onto PS4 and Xbox One on March 16

After the PS4, Xbox One , and PC remaster was announced yesterday, some fans spotted that the game's PlayStation Store listing stated it would include optional "in-game purchases". Could this be the start of older EA titles coming back to the spotlight? Walke's comments imply that it is they who'll be making the remaster, but either way he c...

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  • Samsung slashes OLED production
Samsung slashes OLED production

Samsung has big plans for its mid-range smartphones, it seems. According to market research firm IHS, Samsung Display made up 97.8 percent of the smartphone OLED market globally in the third quarter previous year. Business is good if Apple's expensive flagship phones are flying off the shelves, but with the iPhone X not looking like it would sell...

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  • Nuance ends development of Swype and Dragon keyboard for Android and iOS
Nuance ends development of Swype and Dragon keyboard for Android and iOS

While Apple's native iOS keyboard is less fully featured but does include next-word prediction built in. We've reached out to Nuance for additional information, and have yet to hear back. The statement seems clear. They apologized for leaving the direct-to-consumer keyboard business but said the change was necessary to allow them to concentrate...

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  • New 'text bomb' bug causing Apple devices to crash
New 'text bomb' bug causing Apple devices to crash

If you reopen the app and the character is still there, it will crash the app again, so you'll need to use a different (non-iOS device) to access the messaging app and delete the message including the character. This bug has caused apps like Messages to crash on iPhone, iPad, and Mac, causing frustration for many users. The bug will only crash th...

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  • Fears that sea levels will be rising 1cm a year by 2100
Fears that sea levels will be rising 1cm a year by 2100

By Jason Samenow, The Washington Post •. The study states that on average, global oceans rose 7 centimeters since 1993. Glacier de France emptying into the Denmark Strait, Greenland , is seen in a photo taken during NASA's Operation IceBridge Helheim-Kangerdlugssuap Gap B mission May 17, 2016.

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  • Proposed NASA budget takes one small step toward the Moon
Proposed NASA budget takes one small step toward the Moon

The US plan, the paper said, involves privatising the ISS , a low-orbit space station piloted by the US space agency NASA and developed jointly with its Russian counterpart. Donald Trump and many of his climate-conservative supporters find that the USA space agency spends too much money and energy to observe and study our planet, and especiall...

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  • Vonn ready to bow out on a high note
Vonn ready to bow out on a high note

Questions about Don Kildow, and the tears they prompted were inevitable following Vonn's use of social media to pay tribute to the man who first put her on skis as a two-year-old in Wisconsin. The gloves will be off for Lindsey Vonn at her fourth - and likely final - Olympic Games, but not just yet. Vonn, a four-time overall World Cup champio...

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  • Twitter is soaring after reporting its first quarterly profit (TWTR)
Twitter is soaring after reporting its first quarterly profit (TWTR)

Traders sold shares of Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR ) on strength during trading on Wednesday. Going into Twitter's fourth quarter, Twitter management said it expected fourth-quarter adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, and depreciation (EBITDA) to be between $220 million and $240 million.

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  • Smart TVs become new path for hackers to attack
Smart TVs become new path for hackers to attack

During its research, Consumer Reports , in conjunction with privacy-enhancing software developer Disconnect, found that TCL's vulnerability - which also applies to Roku TVs from Insignia, Philips, Sharp and more - stemmed from an unsecured remote control API, which is enabled by default on all of these TVs.

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  • Huawei Mate 10 Pro up for pre-order on Amazon, other e
Huawei Mate 10 Pro up for pre-order on Amazon, other e

In addition, the Mate 10 Pro comes with the dual rear facing cameras - 12-megapixel monochrome sensor, and 20-megapixel color sensor. As far as specifications are concerned, the Mate 10 Pro will be available with a 6-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of (2,160 x 1,080 pixels).

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  • Spider with a tail of 100 million years
Spider with a tail of 100 million years

The hairy tail, which measures about 2 millimetres, would have been used to help the spider sense its environment. These early arachnids , scientifically classified as Chimerarachne yingi , contain the spinneret organs that modern spiders use to create their spectacular, varied, and complex aerial webs.

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  • Study gives new insights into TRAPPIST-1 exoplanets
Study gives new insights into TRAPPIST-1 exoplanets

Planets closest to the star are more likely to host water in the form of atmospheric vapour, while those farther away may have water frozen on their surfaces as ice. Study co-author Brice-Olivier Demory, at the University of Bern, said as much: "Densities, while important clues to the planets' compositions, do not say anything about habitability".

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  • Stations by Spotify App in Testing to Rival Pandora
Stations by Spotify App in Testing to Rival Pandora

Most of the early user reviews praise the app's simplicity. From a mobile user's perspective, the only option is to either pay the monthly subscription or maybe jump over to a rival subscription service such as Apple Music. Strangely whether you're a free listener or a Premium subscriber you won't be able to skip tracks, so whatever you're strea...

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  • Central Intelligence Agency chief met with sanctioned Russian spies, officials confirm
Central Intelligence Agency chief met with sanctioned Russian spies, officials confirm

News of the meeting is likely to stoke controversy about the Trump administration's relationship with Russian Federation. "It was Russian bots that were spinning out the hashtag 'Schumer shutdown, ' trying to help Trump politically win that fight, you would expect they will be aligned with them this fall".

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  • Battle For Azeroth Expansion Open For Pre-Order
Battle For Azeroth Expansion Open For Pre-Order

Battle for Azeroth is set to be the next big expansion since Legion and will see both the Alliance and the Horde , who previously came together to take down the Legion , at logger-heads once again, however this time they're seeking the help from several allies to become the true victors of Azeroth.

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  • Orca Learns to Say 'Hello'
Orca Learns to Say 'Hello'

While other animals like dolphins , bats, seals, elephants and parrots have already been found to mimic human speech, Rendell says a whale repeating "hello" and other phrases meaningless to the mammals proves " they are capable of one of the core building blocks of language development in humans: vocal learning ".

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  • Super Blue Blood Moon On The Horizon
Super Blue Blood Moon On The Horizon

In the Central Time Zone , the best viewing will be from 6:15 until 6:30 a.m. CST. The whole trifecta has been dubbed the " Super Blue Blood Moon ". Oddly enough, this phenomena is not that rare, occurring on average every 2.5 years. Johnston said the January 21, 2019 lunar eclipse will be visible throughout all of the USA and will be a supermo...

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  • Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Will Arrive in February
Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Will Arrive in February

Many fans know that Final Fantasy XV was rushed to stores, so even though it was a fun game with a huge open-world, it also had a number of plot holes that made the story hard to follow. Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition is a reimagining of the console version with a wildly different art style and control scheme. At least mobile gamers will get th...

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  • The Grand Strand could see a partial lunar eclipse this week
The Grand Strand could see a partial lunar eclipse this week

Weather permitting, eclipse fans in Hawaii will experience the lunar eclipse from start to finish, as will skywatchers in Alaska, Australia and eastern Asia. CST. With the moon setting, make sure you have a non-obstructed view of the western sky. "For the [CONTINENTAL] US, the viewing will be best in the west", said Gordon Johnston, programme e...

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  • NTSB: Amtrak engineer missed pace restrict indicators
NTSB: Amtrak engineer missed pace restrict indicators

The train was traveling about 80 miles per hour approaching the curve posted for 30 miles per hour, investigators have said earlier. The National Transportation Safety Board on Thursday released the first accounts of interviews it did with the 55-year-old engineer and a conductor, 48, who was also in the locomotive at the time.

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  • Super Blue Blood Lunar Eclipse Moon, coming early Wednesday!
Super Blue Blood Lunar Eclipse Moon, coming early Wednesday!

In general, perigee full moons can be up to 14 percent bigger than apogee full moons, and up to 30 percent brighter... In order for a full moon to earn the right to be called a super moon it has to be within 226,000 miles from Earth . During an eclipse, the booth glows red due to the lineup of the sun, Earth, and moon. Rather, it's lit by light fi...

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  • South African Jazz Legend, Hugh Masekela Dies At 78
South African Jazz Legend, Hugh Masekela Dies At 78

Later, after writing the seminal anti-apartheid protest anthem, Bring Him Back Home ( Nelson Mandela ), he would return to NY once again, in the late 1980s, to craft the music for the stage production Sarafina! Do not cut, copy or lift any content from this website without our consent.

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  • Snapchat-Facebook Merger Would Permit Story Sharing on Other Apps
Snapchat-Facebook Merger Would Permit Story Sharing on Other Apps

Well, now the developers behind the app are adding a share button to Stories in the Discover section with a goal of making "Stories" available outside the app for the first time and kick-starting the app's stagnant user growth. . It could mean that media outlets etc could essentially embed snapchat stories much like Facebook or Twitter post...

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  • Reliance Jio's Republic day 2018 offer
Reliance Jio's Republic day 2018 offer

By the end of it, subscribers will be able to conclude whether to stick with their existing telco or jump the ship to its rival. All these 3 plans now offer 0.4GB extra data per day. Rest of the benefits of the plans remain same. Rs 349: Jio has several options in the long-term validity plans. Apart from these, users get unlimited calling, 100 ...

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  • Instagram introduces GIF Stickers for more expressive stories
Instagram introduces GIF Stickers for more expressive stories

Like the current stickers, GIF stickers can be added to videos and photos in your Instagram Stories . It is a pretty straightforward process: When you're creating a story , you can select the option to add a sticker and you will see an option to add a GIF.

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  • This is why you shouldn't bite an iPhone battery
This is why you shouldn't bite an iPhone battery

A man looking to get his iPhone battery replaced at a Chinese electronics store made a decision to bite the battery to somehow test its authenticity. According to the site Digital Trends , there are three primary ways to trigger a smartphone battery malfunction: overheating, overcharging, and applying large amounts of pressure to the device.

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  • Intel's Latest On Spectre Fix Reboot Issue: Updated Fix Being Tested
Intel's Latest On Spectre Fix Reboot Issue: Updated Fix Being Tested

Assuming testing goes well, we can likely expect Intel to release the fix more broadly. "We have determined that similar behavior occurs on other products in some configurations, including Ivy Bridge-, Sandy Bridge-, Skylake-, and Kaby Lake-based platforms".

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  • Everton 1-1 West Bromwich Albion
Everton 1-1 West Bromwich Albion

The Baggies striker was visibly upset by the incident and pleaded with the official to stop the game when he had not realised just how badly McCarthy was hurt. "His tibia and fibula have been broken from his really courageous efforts to stop West Brom with a possible scoring opportunity. It's a big blow for him and us", Allardyce said , adding th...

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  • Drones used to save teenage swimmers
Drones used to save teenage swimmers

A livesaving drone similar to the one used in the rescue . Lifeguard supervisor Jai Sheridan, the 2017 NSW Lifeguard of the Year, was piloting the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) at the time, immediately responded and was able to locate the swimmers within minutes of the initial alert.

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  • Trump lawyer used shell company to pay off ex-porn star
Trump lawyer used shell company to pay off ex-porn star

Trouble and Trump seem to go hand in hand. We just keep getting more details about Donald Trump's alleged affair with porn star Stormy Daniels . Stormy Daniels unusual sex session with the president is said to have emerged while trying to round up donors after considering a 2009 Louisiana Senate campaign.

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  • Xiaomi acknowledges WhatsApp obsolete error and comes with a fix
Xiaomi acknowledges WhatsApp obsolete error and comes with a fix

However, Xiaomi has finally chimed in on this issue and has revealed the reason for this " obsolete " error. Xiaomi engineers explained that they accidentally uploaded a beta version of the APK on the Mi Store, which was auto updated as the auto-update option is enabled by default in the Mi App store .

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  • The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 gets a Winter Olympics makeover
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 gets a Winter Olympics makeover

The Olympic edition features a shiny white back glass to celebrate the winter theme and has five gold rings - the symbol of the Olympic games. Although, the internal specs of the phone remain unchanged, except for the pre-loaded PyeongChang Winter Olympics themed wallpapers.

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  • New bill aims to ban United States gov from using Huawei, ZTE phones
New bill aims to ban United States gov from using Huawei, ZTE phones

The information is said to come from a pair of congressional aides, one of which claims that these lawmakers are telling United States companies that working with either company - China Mobile or Huawei - could negatively impact their options for working with the feds.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn: I'm not calling for second European Union referendum
Jeremy Corbyn: I'm not calling for second European Union referendum

The British Parliament's Opposition Leader and chief of the UK Labour Party said he was "concerned" by Israel's refusal to grant entry to members of organizations promoting the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement, and blasted President Donald Trump for his "failure" to back the United Nations and United Nations Educational, Sc...

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  • Ford Aims At Midsize Truck Throne By Unleashing 2019 Ranger At Detroit
Ford Aims At Midsize Truck Throne By Unleashing 2019 Ranger At Detroit

The company released some details about the truck at midnight, but more will come when the truck makes its debut at the show. Powering the Ranger is a twin-scroll turbocharged, 16-valve DOHC direct-injected 2.3L EcoBoost I-4 paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission.

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  • Huawei wins another patent battle against Samsung in China
Huawei wins another patent battle against Samsung in China

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei was expected to announce a deal to partner with USA carrier AT&T. Those are hefty price tags that compete with the Pixel 2 XL, Samsung Galaxy Note 8, and the iPhone X . In response to the Chinese company, Samsung claimed RMB 161 million damage from Huawei. According to the reports , AT&T has decided not to ca...

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  • Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Switch Port Announced, Release Date Set
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Switch Port Announced, Release Date Set

The new addition for the Switch release comes in the way of the super cool, surfing Funky Kong and a new "chill" mode of play. In their much anticipated Nintendo Direct Mini, Nintendo have today announced that Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze will be coming to the Nintendo Switch .

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