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Dec 19 2017

Additional Insight: Honda to Reveal 2019 Insight Prototype in Detroit

It should also offer significantly better performance than the two anemic models that came before it. Credit the switch to Honda's latest two-motor hybrid system. That ne...

Dec 19 2017

Chrome comes to the Windows Store (kind of)

Google Chrome doesn't use Microsoft's rendering engine, obviously, and as such isn't actually allowed on the Store. Now, in a fairly amusing move, Google is embracing ...

Dec 19 2017

Sensex, Nifty end at record closing highs as BJP bags Gujarat, Himachal

On the other hand, defying the overall upbeat sentiment were IT stocks such as Moschip, Cerebraint, Xchanging, HCL Technlogies, 3I Infotech fell over 1 per cent each. A...

Dec 19 2017

ZTE confirms 8.0 Oreo is coming to Axon 7

The company had promised to update its Android One Mi A1 to Android Oreo . However, it is likely that Xiaomi may open the Beta testing program once it irons most of th...

Dec 19 2017

The MOST Annoying Thing About Google Home, The Pixel 2 & Google Assistant

Usually, I request some music, only to have Spotify play out of Google Home and Google Music play from my Pixel 2 XL . A number of Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners have...

Dec 19 2017

Switch mobile network via a free text message from 2019

A customer's existing provider must immediately respond by text - with either a "porting authorisation code" (PAC) for those wishing to keep their phone number, or a canc...

Dec 19 2017

Rumour confirmed: Catherine coming to PS4 and Vita

Not only that, Persona 5 director, Katsura Hashino will be entirely in the lead of the project. The December 21 issue of Weekly Famitsu will have the exclusive firs...

Dec 19 2017

New Self-Healing Glass Could Put an End to Cracked Phone Displays

Self-healing smartphones are not new, but where the LG G Flex 2 could only heal scratches to its body, researchers now claim they have created a new glass which can...

Dec 19 2017

Twitter starts enforcing new rules to combat hateful and abusive content

In a statement, the social site said: 'Today, we are starting to enforce these policies across Twitter. It added: "Groups included in this policy will be those that ide...

Dec 19 2017

Surprise Ice Discovery Just Made That Interstellar Object Even More Confusing

In the paper, lead author Alan Fitzsimmons discusses the hard task of classifying the object due to it appearing different from both an asteroid and comet in various wa...

Dec 19 2017

Samsung Announces Galaxy A8 And Galaxy A8+ With Infinity Display

Company has just revealed little details regarding foldable Galaxy X however recent Samsung patent shows that how the device actually looks like. At the rear, there...

Dec 19 2017

Huawei Enjoy 7S is finally official

The smartphone features a fingerprint sensor at the back panel. The most pleasant surprise in this spec sheet is undoubtedly Android 8.0 Oreo out the box, with pre-sa...

Dec 19 2017

Apple's AirPods are sold out for the holidays; here are some alternatives

AirPods , which cost $159, are also sold out at the websites of United States retailers Best Buy and Target . Amazon now has no estimated arrival date for more A...

Dec 19 2017

Kaspersky Lab Appeals To US Court To Overturn Government Ban

However, Eugene Kaspersky has repeatedly refuted all the cyber-espionage allegations, calling them arrant nonsense. Kaspersky said in his open letter that the DHS mov...

Dec 18 2017

Sir Ian McKellen Willing to Reprise Gandalf in Amazon Series

He, however, said that he can still play the part of the wizard if asked since Gandalf is supposed to be 7,000 years old. McKellen played Gandalf the Wise in the Peter ...

Dec 18 2017

"Robot" Promo Plugin into Firefox and Users Are Pissed

Nonetheless, people concerned about their privacy didn't take kindly to something appearing in their browser that they had not installed. " Mozilla should have known...

Dec 18 2017

India govt raises import duty on electronic products

The prices of iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6s have also been increased in the range of 3.21% to 3.88%. Apple iPhone X base model (64GB), which us...

Dec 18 2017

Microsoft Reward Young Boy's Generosity In Giving Xbox One Money To Charity

She said she didn't know and asked if he wanted to give up one of his Christmas presents to buy a single blanket for someone less fortunate, but the boy decided instead t...

Dec 18 2017

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL get sizeable discounts

The larger Pixel 2 XL gets a larger US$75 discount, with prices going from US$849 to US$774 for the 64 GB version, and from US$949 to US$874 for the 128 GB version. If ...

Dec 17 2017

Google confirms Amazon talks about keeping YouTube on Fire TV

The change may de-escalate mounting fights between Amazon and Google in particular, whose disagreements resulted in Google pulling YouTube from Amazon devices just last w...