Quick look: Android Go on the Alcatel 1X

The Alcatel 5 is the top shelf of the brand, packing a 5.7 inch display with no bezel, a premium brushed metallic finish, and dual front facing cameras. Appropriately, the pricing starts at just €100 when the 1X launches in April. Granted, its reso... More..

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5G to be in spotlight at MWC 2018
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

5G to be in spotlight at MWC 2018

We haven't heard too much about hardware other than smartphones for the show. The Galaxy S9 is rumored to come packing 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage , while the S9+ model will be configured with 6GB of me...More..

Sheriff: Deputy never entered school in shooting
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Sheriff: Deputy never entered school in shooting

Israel, whose agency has come under criticism for its response to the shooting, acknowledged that there was an armed deputy on campus during the carnage. He left the school grounds and was apprehended shortly t...More..

Porsche reveals new GT3 RS (+ SA pricing)
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Porsche reveals new GT3 RS (+ SA pricing)

It is powered by the same 4.0 liter flat six engine, which powered the older GT3 RS. First is that Porsche is definitely considering electric power in a 911. "A 911 will always have a steering wheel". Moving ...More..

Senator Adamu breaks silence on his sack as Northern Senators' Chairman
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Senator Adamu breaks silence on his sack as Northern Senators' Chairman

Mr. Adamu's removal was announced in a letter read by the presiding officer, Ike Ekweremadu , shortly before the end of the plenary on Wednesday. The first casualty is lawmaker representing Nasarawa West Sen...More..

Watch Al Pacino in the All New Trailer for
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Watch Al Pacino in the All New Trailer for "Paterno"

HBO has released a full-length trailer for their upcoming film Paterno , starring Al Pacino as the titular figure, which can be viewed below. He'll follow that award-winning performance with Paterno , in w...More..

Industrial, tech shares drive gains on Wall Street
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Industrial, tech shares drive gains on Wall Street

The S&P 500 fell 0.6% and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 0.2%. The Fed's meeting showed that USA interest rates will rise, the question of the market now is how many hikes will have this year. S. short-...More..

Google pushing RCS platform for carriers, businesses
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Google pushing RCS platform for carriers, businesses

In the US, Google is working with Sprint to send RCS messages for 1-800 Contacts, 1-800-Flowers.com, Booking.com, SnapTravel, Subway, and others. Rich Communication Services (RCS) is basically the standar...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Jonathan Martin taken into custody after threat against high school

Out of an abundance of caution, and because the safety of our students, faculty, and our staff is our top priority, we made the decision to close school today. Martin became the victimized face of National Foot...More..

Up for Grabs: Steve Jobs' Typo-Filled Job Application
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Up for Grabs: Steve Jobs' Typo-Filled Job Application

At the bottom, he describes his "Special Abilities" as "electronics tech or design engineer. digital. -from Bay near Hewitt-Packard [sic]". The application lists the applicant's name as " Steven jobs " and addr...More..

Sony Xperia XZ2 design changes confirmed with new leak
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Sony Xperia XZ2 design changes confirmed with new leak

Both will have full HD LCD displays and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. No information was given on RAM and internal storage. The Xperia XZ2 packs in a 3,180 mAh battery (which can be charged wirelessly),...More..

Nintendo Switch To Receive 'Payday 2'
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Nintendo Switch To Receive 'Payday 2'

One of the things that make Nintendo Switch great is the unique and interactive way of playing games. That's down just nine percent from the 6.42 million in sales over the same nine-month period in 2016, befo...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Nokia 1, Nokia 7 renders & specifications leaked online

The company asked the media to "join us at the Home of Nokia phones for an intimate and exclusive unveiling of the next chapter of our story". Given Moto's penchant for latest OS and powerful hardware, we won...More..

Huawei P20 Prototype Available with Kirin 970 and Android Oreo
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Huawei P20 Prototype Available with Kirin 970 and Android Oreo

Namely, confirmation of an iPhone X-"borrowed" notch , front-mounted fingerprint reader disguised as a physical home button, and two rear-facing cameras arranged vertically. We thought we knew a great deal , i...More..

Racist Taco Bell Worker Calls Customer A
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Racist Taco Bell Worker Calls Customer A "Chink"

Lee, a first-year doctoral student at Penn Medicine, told the cashier his name is Steve in order to save both himself and the clerk the trouble of spelling out the name, according to CBS . The manager apologiz...More..

Parkland Shooting Survivors Confront Marco Rubio & NRA Spokeswoman In Emotional Town Hall
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Parkland Shooting Survivors Confront Marco Rubio & NRA Spokeswoman In Emotional Town Hall

Deitsch, who survived the shooting that left 17 people dead last week at his Parkland , Florida , high school, told Rubio he has grown up in a world with drills in schools and possible active shooters. In a...More..

Hyundai Santa Fe debuts with a diesel and an XL version
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Hyundai Santa Fe debuts with a diesel and an XL version

Indeed, details were sparse on the XL, but Jim Trainor, a spokesman for Hyundai's US arm, said to expect "lots more to come on that". It's not clear what engines will be offered with the new Santa Fe in Eur...More..

SpaceX launch from Vandenberg goes off without a hitch
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

SpaceX launch from Vandenberg goes off without a hitch

The launch of the Falcon 9 rocket was originally set for last Saturday, but it was delayed until Sunday, then to Wednesday - with Wednesday's postponement attributed to weather. Yep! The plan is to also lau...More..

Airbnb adds fancier rental options and loyalty program
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Airbnb adds fancier rental options and loyalty program

The loyalty program is something Airbnb needs to offer to compete with online travel agencies such as Hotels.com and Expedia , and that program and the new segments should give it a better edge against hotel...More..

CBI cracks WhatsApp child porn racket, one held from Kannauj in UP
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

CBI cracks WhatsApp child porn racket, one held from Kannauj in UP

The group had 199 members and included foreign nationals from Brazil, Kenya, Nigeria, USA, China, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan and Pakistan . Administrators of the Whatsapp group were identified as Nikhil Verma,...More..

AirPlay 2 Removed From Latest iOS 11.3 Beta
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

AirPlay 2 Removed From Latest iOS 11.3 Beta

I'll give you just one here: you can not downgrade back to the public watchOS firmware release once you've updated your Apple Watch to any beta build. More than likely, AirPlay 2 will be re-introduced again w...More..

Switch Owners will get an Outdated Version of Payday 2
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Switch Owners will get an Outdated Version of Payday 2

The "Minecraft" team working on the Switch version is now taking their time to get the quality just right. The Switch version for the popular sandbox game is still in development, though, but having a unified...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition Demo Available Next Week

However, the opportunity to do this will be a limited one and will only be privy to those who purchase the game before May 1. We've known for a while that the Steam release of XV will allow mods and will let ...More..

Ex-engineer sues Google, saying he was sacked for condemning diversity memo
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Ex-engineer sues Google, saying he was sacked for condemning diversity memo

Chevalier's lawsuit alleges he was sacked for calling out racism and sexism in internal Google forums , and that his views were targeted in part on the basis of his identity as transgender, queer, and disable...More..

Morfeld: Net neutrality important to Nebraska's future
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Morfeld: Net neutrality important to Nebraska's future

After Ajit Pai-led Federal Communications Commission chose to repeal net neutrality rules , the Commission has today announced that the end will go into effect on April 23. The end of net neutrality is off...More..

Microsoft Surface Pro now available in India
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Microsoft Surface Pro now available in India

New Surface Pro looks nearly similar to the predecessor and has a similar design-the back and the spine are encased in aluminium, while the Surface Pro Type Cover, which includes the keyboard, is made of soft a...More..

Want a Land Rover-inspired, unkillable phone?
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Want a Land Rover-inspired, unkillable phone?

The smartphone is said to be inspired by the Land Rover Discovery , and the British manufacturer claims it is the "toughest phone in the world". It's built to withstand extreme temperatures, thermal shock,...More..

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 to feature wireless charging, iris scanner and more
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 to feature wireless charging, iris scanner and more

After Xiaomi launched two new smartphones along with their smart TV in India last week, the Internet couldn't keep calm over what could be Xiaomi's next big ticket launch. The firmware files also revealed wha...More..

The Galaxy S9 arrives in stores on March 16, says report
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

The Galaxy S9 arrives in stores on March 16, says report

Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart has launched a dedicated teaser page for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus . Samsung has dropped the Galaxy J2 Pro, Galaxy J2 (2017) price in India to Rs. Samsun...More..

Gold in bobsled, women's hockey advance to final
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Gold in bobsled, women's hockey advance to final

Cameranesi padded the lead as she scored from the slot over Raty's glove off a pass from Hannah Brandt . While that pain might linger for some, the Americans do not seem bothered one bit by their most recent...More..