Opposition unity faces hiccups; upset NCP stays away

The NCP's staying away from the meeting comes after two of its MLAs in Gujarat are believed to have voted for BJP in the Rajya Sabha election on Tuesday. Meanwhile, with Ahmed Patel emerging victorious in the Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls, the NCP on W... More..

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Xbox One X Support Added To Unreal Engine 4.17
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Xbox One X Support Added To Unreal Engine 4.17

This comes from Mike Ybarra, Xbox Platform Corporate Vice President. So it does appear like the Xbox One achievement system will be getting a meaningful tweak in the upcoming months. In 2014, Ray Cox IV b...More..

Facebook Introduces New 'Watch' Video Platform
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Facebook Introduces New 'Watch' Video Platform

It's a potential threat to Twitter, YouTube , Netflix and other services for watching video. Recently, a lot of people have been flocking the provider's platform in an effort to watch videos. Users will ...More..

Today's Google Doodle Honors Hip-Hop's Anniversary By Letting You DJ
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Today's Google Doodle Honors Hip-Hop's Anniversary By Letting You DJ

When you click on the doodle , a video starts with an information piece on Hip Hop. The logo was created by graffiti artist Cey Adams , and allows users to check out an interactive turntable to sample and m...More..

Badgers LB Jack Cichy suffers torn ACL, out for season
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Badgers LB Jack Cichy suffers torn ACL, out for season

Cichy's spot on the inside figures to be filled by Chris Orr, who is coming off an injury that cost him nearly all of last season. Head coach Paul Chryst confirmed Thursday that the Badgers will be without th...More..

Scientists code malware into DNA that takes over computers that scan it
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Scientists code malware into DNA that takes over computers that scan it

In their experiments, the researchers stored malware in synthetic DNA and demonstrated how that code can compromise a computer analyzing the DNA after it has been run through a gene-sequencing machine. While ...More..

Sixers, Celtics to take rivalry to London's O2 on January 11
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Sixers, Celtics to take rivalry to London's O2 on January 11

This will be the NBA's eighth regular-season game in London, and it is the second appearance for Boston and Philadelphia after playing preseason games in London and Manchester, respectively. The O2 Arena will b...More..

Snap Inc.'s Slow Second-Quarter Growth Disappoints Wall Street
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Snap Inc.'s Slow Second-Quarter Growth Disappoints Wall Street

Snapchat had 148 million users this time a year ago. Snap's stock, which was priced at $17 for its public offering in March, is now trading at less than $14. Chief among those tactics was making the app m...More..

Overwatch Deathmatch & Team Deathmatch Modes Coming Soon to the Arcade
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Overwatch Deathmatch & Team Deathmatch Modes Coming Soon to the Arcade

What is confirmed is both modes will be added to the Arcade hopper where Blizzard puts its experimental and custom game modes. In the latest Developer Update video, Jeff Kaplan explained that these modes wi...More..

Uber's first employee is the latest high-profile exec to jump ship
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Uber's first employee is the latest high-profile exec to jump ship

In early 2010, Uber cofounder Travis Kalanick tweeted that he was looking for an "entrepreneurial product mgr/biz-dev killer" to join the new startup, with promises of "BIG equity". Its CEO, Kalanick, resigne...More..

Buhari's Health: CSO hold solidarity protest in Abuja
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Buhari's Health: CSO hold solidarity protest in Abuja

He said, "The decisions we take today will affect this country". The pro-Buhari protests come on the heels of demonstrations organized a few days ago by pro-democracy groups to demand President Buhari's resum...More..

Gionee India unveils 'A1 Lite' at ₹14999
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Gionee India unveils 'A1 Lite' at ₹14999

The A1 Lite aims to compete with heavy hitters such as the Moto G5 Plus and Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 on the basis of its 20MP selfie camera and sizeable 4,000mAh battery. 14,999. On offer is 32 GB of inbuilt stor...More..

Uber chat lets riders message drivers in-app
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Uber chat lets riders message drivers in-app

They can simply get in touch if need be using the built-in messaging functionality inside the Uber app. The cost makes both riders and drivers hesitant to make calls, which in turn can lead to cancellations. ...More..

There's A 'Fallout' Board Game In The Works
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

There's A 'Fallout' Board Game In The Works

The set will include the base game, all updates, and all of the previously released DLC to combine for the "ultimate way to experience" Fallout 4. Then you can take them into one of the scenarios based off ...More..

by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Kaspersky Withdraws Windows 10 Antivirus Antitrust Action against Microsoft

An official antitrust complaint had been filed with the European Commission and German Federal Cartel Officer against Microsoft in June. Kaspersky essentially alleges that Windows 10 does not allow Win...More..

Best viewing for Perseid meteor shower should be this weekend
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Best viewing for Perseid meteor shower should be this weekend

Although it will go on for a few days it will peak on Saturday, August 12. Comet Swift-Tuttle is the source of Perseid as astronomers discovered that it leaves a river of dust around the sun as it approache...More..

LG's V30 will be the first phone with an f/1.6 lens
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

LG's V30 will be the first phone with an f/1.6 lens

Along with its larger aperture, the LG V30 also boasts LG's glass Crystal Clear Lens, which is said to be superior to plastic lenses when it comes to collecting light and color reproduction - something that's...More..

FaceApp 'Racist' Filter Shows Users As Black, Asian, Caucasian And Indian
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

FaceApp 'Racist' Filter Shows Users As Black, Asian, Caucasian And Indian

The online outrage was pretty much immediate, with one crowd arguing "It's just silly fun", and the other, much larger one labeling the app digital blackface . They are even represented by the same icon. Wit...More..

by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Markets Right Now: Stocks drift lower on Wall Street

President Trump's comments about North Korea sparked geopolitical tensions and weighed on the market. The drop by Disney comes after the company reported fiscal third quarter earnings that came in above est...More..

Facebook unveils new Watch tab for original video content
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Facebook unveils new Watch tab for original video content

Danker says the new platform will be available on mobile, on desktop and laptop, and in our TV apps. Advertisers may be more comfortable buying Facebook's mid-roll ads when they're running in the middle of ...More..

Nissan Leaf leaked onto Internet ahead of September reveal
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Nissan Leaf leaked onto Internet ahead of September reveal

Nissan aims to make the popularization of electric vehicles a three-brand race later this year with the 2018 version of the Leaf, the automaker's affordable, all-electric auto. While the 2018 Nissan Leaf migh...More..

Airline passenger looks at man's text messages and saves 2 kids
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Airline passenger looks at man's text messages and saves 2 kids

The couple was arrested after a passenger aboard a Southwest Airlines flight saw an explicit text message exchange about the plot. "One of the messages the passenger photographed showed Kellar a...More..

Gearbox Software Teases new first-person shooter codenamed Project 1v1
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Gearbox Software Teases new first-person shooter codenamed Project 1v1

A new top-secret competitive first-person shooter is in development by Gearbox Software, the creators of Borderlands and Battleborn . According to Gearbox , it is looking for a limited number of players t...More..

Usher: Insurance company says no way to paying for singer's herpes lawsuits
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Usher: Insurance company says no way to paying for singer's herpes lawsuits

Bloom filed the suit in California where she said the law requires disclosure of a herpes diagnosis to one's sex partner. Usher has been telling his friends that he did not have sex with Quantasia and that he...More..

The password king admits that 'p@ssw0rd1' is a bad password
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

The password king admits that 'p@ssw0rd1' is a bad password

To be clear, the 8-page password advice he created while working in middle management at the National Institute of Standards and Technology is one of the leading reasons many current passwords can be such a p...More..

New Land Rover Discovery banks on petrol power
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

New Land Rover Discovery banks on petrol power

The Land Rover Discovery can be booked at Land Rover's 25 authorised retailers in India or online at www.findmeasuv.in. With five petrol variants on offer from the get-go, this is the first time that a new ...More..

LG Q6, Priced in India Under Rs. 20000, to Launch on Thursday
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

LG Q6, Priced in India Under Rs. 20000, to Launch on Thursday

The company will also be offering a free 1-time screen replacement within the first 6-months along with the traditional one year warranty. "The Q6 delivers the key features of our flagship smartphones at an exc...More..

Can't let communal forces take over Quit India Movement: Sonia Gandhi
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Can't let communal forces take over Quit India Movement: Sonia Gandhi

Meanwhile, the YSRCP Chief will be launching a campaign in Nandyal starting from today which will continue till August 21. However, speaking later in the House, Congress party president took a jibe at RSS and...More..

How Destiny 2's Rockstar Energy Drink Rewards Work
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

How Destiny 2's Rockstar Energy Drink Rewards Work

Pop-Tarts seems pretty excited about this promo, tweeting that it and Destiny 2 are "Two legends that are seriously upping their game". Activision no doubt knows many of its players are already drinking ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Galaxy Note 8 Won't Sport in-display Fingerprint Reader, Note 9 Might

The Galaxy Note 8 doesn't arrive until August 23 , but people are already talking about it successor's features. The smartphone will be smaller but more powerful than the Galaxy Note 8 which will be announ...More..