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Oct 12 2017

Google will 'permanently remove' Home Mini feature that led to constant recording

The update will be completely rolled out by October 15. If you're unsure why a self-activating Home Mini meant Russakovskii's bathroom activity was recorded: ever...

Oct 12 2017

A huge hole has opened up in Antarctic ice pack, reason unknown

But researchers caution that it would be "premature" to blame it on climate change . The unusual ice-free area was first spotted in the 1970s in the midst of the harsh...

Oct 12 2017

Oculus Go VR Headset Introduced By Oculus From $199

Additionally, all of Gear VR's titles would be compatible with the new Oculus Go . Recent discounts lowered the Rift's price to $399 at various times during the su...

Oct 12 2017

Amitabh Bachchan, Alia and Ranbir to come together for Karan Johar's Brahmastra

Karan Johar has been growing from strength to strength, with some great films under his belt. The film will be directed by Ayan Mukerji and reports have it that Ranbir ...

Oct 12 2017

SpaceX successfully launches and recovers third reused Falcon 9 rocket

About seven minutes after launch, the tall portion of the Falcon 9 , known as the first stage, returned to Earth for an upright landing. EchoStar 105/SES-11 provides E...

Oct 12 2017

Reliance Jio Diwali offer: Get full cashback on recharge of Rs 399

The Diwali Dhan Dhana Dhan offer is valid for both, prepaid and postpaid subscribers. And, you can do this for next seven recharges (above Rs. 309 tariff plan or Rs. ...

Oct 12 2017

Counter-Strike's Most Famous Map Gets Revamped, Available To Test Now

Fans may be happy to learn that the structure and layout of the new Dust2 doesn't feature any major changes. The map is lighter and brighter throughout, and Valve has rem...

Oct 12 2017

Motorola Special Diwali Offer: These Moto Smartphones prices slashed for a limited period

There is a discount offer on all the 4 Moto smartphone and also the Reliance Jio Data offer on the purchase of Moto E4 , Moto G5 , Moto M and Moto Z2 Play smartphone. T...

Oct 12 2017

Chelsea Sensation Stuns Club With Frustrating Instagram Message

Sources have told ESPN FC that Musonda apologised and denied his message was intended as criticism of Chelsea or Conte in a meeting on Tuesday, but his decision to vent p...

Oct 11 2017

Tim Cook doesn't 'give a rats' about being first to AR glasses

Apple CEO Tim Cook has been talking up augmented reality for the past year, but don't take that to mean that Apple will launch a dedicated AR product anytime soon. In ...

Oct 11 2017

Facebook and Instagram outage leaves social media users stunned

Some users can access their News Feed, but are having issues posting updates and sharing on the network. Instagram, which is owned by Facebook , is reportedly stru...

Oct 11 2017

Disney Cancels Fairytale Animated Feature 'Gigantic'

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Disney's updated take on Jack and the Beanstalk was removed from the studio's release schedule following what is said to be "cr...

Oct 11 2017

Four new Xbox One S bundles announced

Or maybe it does; I don't know. This news comes as little surprise when you consider how Microsoft and Xbox have moved on from the peripheral it pushed last console gen...

Oct 11 2017

Scientists locate half of the universe's missing ordinary matter

However, there is an abstruse problem of missing baryon particles. He said that half of baryons (missing baryons) are deemed to thrive in filament structures between dark...

Oct 11 2017

Nintendo Just Registered A New Game Boy Trademark In Japan

However, a recent tweet by a Japanese licensing and trademark bot has set off rumours that Nintendo is exploring possibilities of either bringing back the GameBoy or revi...

Oct 11 2017

Kindle Oasis 2 vs Oasis: What's new in the 2017 model?

A refreshed version of the Kindle Oasis sports an aluminum back and larger screen, is waterproof and is a little less costly than the e-reader it succeeds. There's no...

Oct 11 2017

Reliance JioPhone killer is here

Airtel has joined hands with home-grown brand Karbonn to offer a full-scale 4G smartphone - the Karbonn A40 Indian for Rs 1,399 - "effectively at the price of a f...

Oct 11 2017

Android Wear 2.0 Features Can Now Be Delivered via Google Play

The new update here is that you can find the latest Android wear updates from the Google Play store itself and you don't have to wait for an Android Wear 2.0 update OTA...

Oct 11 2017

Google Home Mini Caught Spying on Users

According to the emails received by Artem, Google stated that this appeared to be a hardware bug in some of the Google Home Minis . Google immediately responded,...

Oct 11 2017

OnePlus is slurping personally-identifiable data without user consent

He accidentally discovered an unfamiliar domain (open.oneplus.net) while he was busy with the SANS Holiday Hack Challenge. While it is true that most big mobile compa...