LG launches 'K7i', India's first smartphone with mosquito repellent technology

As LG explains the phone uses an ultra-sonic technology, which once activated will keep the mosquitoes at bay. Although a budget smartphone, LG K7i's highlight feature has to be the "Mosquito away" technology which according to the company is saf... More..

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Free Games for October 2017
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Free Games for October 2017

Our pick of the bunch was Battlefield 3. If you don't own both an Xbox 360 and Xbox One you can still add all the games to your Xbox Live account. The former title will be eligible for download until No...More..

Massive 100-Mile Iceberg Breaks Off Antarctica, Reveals Worrying Glacial Retreat
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Massive 100-Mile Iceberg Breaks Off Antarctica, Reveals Worrying Glacial Retreat

Saturday's enormous break comes just two months after a 2,200 square-mile piece of ice, almost the size of the state of DE, detached from the ice shelf known as Larsen C in July. "We predicted that the riftin...More..

by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

This satellite image shows Puerto Rico in a complete blackout

For many people , it's been a week since they last spoke to family members and friends on the island. Gov. Rick Scott will be making a stop in Kissimmee Wednesday where volunteers have been collecting ...More..

Russia, US agree to cooperate on building first lunar station - Moscow
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Russia, US agree to cooperate on building first lunar station - Moscow

According to Roscosmos, the Russians and Americans would co-operate to build the systems needed to organise scientific missions in lunar orbit and to the surface of the Moon. "Roscosmos and Nasa have already ag...More..

£8.7bn record sales but dip in profits as Aldi expands
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

£8.7bn record sales but dip in profits as Aldi expands

The grocer added that it spent around £450mln past year on adding new stores and improving its distribution centres, which takes its total investment in the United Kingdom to £2bn since 2012. The supermarket on...More..

Warner Bros. Apologizes for Shadow of War Forthog DLC, Makes It Free
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Warner Bros. Apologizes for Shadow of War Forthog DLC, Makes It Free

The announcement ends a controversy that had apparently begun with good intentions but which WBIE agreed "was not the best way to achieve our goal" of memorializing executive producer Michael Forgey of Monoli...More..

Western Digital Still Hopes to Block Toshiba Chip Sale
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Western Digital Still Hopes to Block Toshiba Chip Sale

Western Digital said Tuesday it will request "interim injunctive relief" once a panel is formed to handle the arbitration, likely as soon as early next month. Western Digital is set to file for a request within...More..

Microsoft announces Office 2019, releasing in second half of 2018
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Microsoft announces Office 2019, releasing in second half of 2018

Office 2019 , it would seem, is the release for them. But we recognize that moving to the cloud is a journey with many considerations along the way. A lot of these features revolve around additional functiona...More..

Google Shopping to separate from search engine to appease EU
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Google Shopping to separate from search engine to appease EU

European Union competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Google had "abused its market dominance as a search engine by promoting its own comparison shopping service in its search results, and demoting th...More..

Some Detroiters Frantically Searching For Relatives in Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Some Detroiters Frantically Searching For Relatives in Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria

She says she never knows when she will be able to talk to her family since there's very poor cell service . "Everybody has said it's fantastic the job we have done in Puerto Rico ". Last year's passage ...More..

Google celebrates 19th birthday with 19 games from Doodles past
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Google celebrates 19th birthday with 19 games from Doodles past

Spin the wheel to play interactive browser games from the past 19 years, like a musical puzzle game celebrating Beethoven's 245th birthday , or this adorable Magic Cat Academy Halloween game from 2016. By sea...More..

US Rail Safety Week continues educating public
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

US Rail Safety Week continues educating public

The mission also has dedicated a camera on the north side of the building to monitor the railroad crossing. "There were another 13 incidents that involved pedestrians or trespassers walking on tracks". "We want...More..

Microsoft announces new Visual Studio language for tomorrow's quantum computers
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Microsoft announces new Visual Studio language for tomorrow's quantum computers

Microsoft is far from alone in pursuing quantum computing , as IBM , Google and a long list of companies , notably D-Wave Systems near Vancouver, B.C., seek to unlock this new wave of technology. Micros...More..

Oxford student Lavinia Woodward spared jail for knife attack
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Oxford student Lavinia Woodward spared jail for knife attack

Oxford Crown Court Judge Ian Pringle sentenced her to 10 months in prison but suspended the sentence for 18 months, claiming it was a shame to "blight" a "promising career". Pringle also took into consideration...More..

An usher is hailed as a hero for stopping a church gunman
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

An usher is hailed as a hero for stopping a church gunman

Nearly 50 people were inside and the gunman wounded six. No motive had been determined by Monday evening. Witnesses told police that they heard gunshots from the church's parking lot moments after Samson e...More..

'Pretty Woman' Musical Heading to Broadway
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

'Pretty Woman' Musical Heading to Broadway

The musical, according to the press release, "will star rising stage, television and film actress Samantha Barks as "Vivian" opposite Tony Award victor and Grammy Award victor Steve Kazee as "Edward". THE M...More..

Voice actors, video game makers reach agreement to end strike
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Voice actors, video game makers reach agreement to end strike

SAG-AFTRA's Keythe Farley said the the new structure provides voice actors with "significantly larger" bonus payments than under the terms of the previous agreement. Chief negotiator Scott Witlin - who worked...More..

Levi's $350 smart denim jacket is finally going on sale for $350
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Levi's $350 smart denim jacket is finally going on sale for $350

Jacquard was developed by Google's Advanced Technology and Projects group. Jacquard is a connected apparel platform that allows fashion designers and apparel manufacturers to integrate connectivity and i...More..

Oops! End of World Delayed a Month
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Oops! End of World Delayed a Month

Time will tell if Meade's new ominous prediction for around october 21 gets watered down like he did with his last one. Ed Stetzer, a professor and executive director of Wheaton College's Billy Graham Cente...More..

Nerve stimulation restores consciousness in man after 15 years
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Nerve stimulation restores consciousness in man after 15 years

The researchers also observed reactions to threat by widening his eyes in shock when a researcher suddenly approached his face to the patient's. He also appeared more alert and was able to stay awake when liste...More..

Microsoft Lays Groundwork For Revolutionary Quantum Computing Breakthrough With New Programming Language
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Microsoft Lays Groundwork For Revolutionary Quantum Computing Breakthrough With New Programming Language

The programming language, integrated with Visual Studio and created to work on both a quantum simulator and a quantum computer, is described by Microsoft as offering a full stack solution to the theoretical p...More..

Microsoft Teams to Replace Skype for Business
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Microsoft Teams to Replace Skype for Business

Here is a snapshot of some of the big news announcements which began the week during the main keynote led by Microsoft's CEO Satya Nadella. The Skype infrastructure is "evolving rapidly", the company said. Af...More..

Revised Graham-Cassidy Bill Would Benefit States of Holdout Senators
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Revised Graham-Cassidy Bill Would Benefit States of Holdout Senators

It would effectively end the expanded Medicaid program in more than half of the states, taking the money used to fund that program and redistributing it to states based on a new formula. To make a September 3...More..

DOOM Locked at 30FPS on the Nintendo Switch
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

DOOM Locked at 30FPS on the Nintendo Switch

PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 users are going to be excited to have the Shinji Mikami game released. Nintendo revealed that the Switch is being shipped to the United States in limited numbers and this act ...More..

U.S. stock indexes fall as weak tech stocks overshadow market
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

U.S. stock indexes fall as weak tech stocks overshadow market

Stock markets around the world were mixed after the leader of Europe's largest economy retained her position, though her political strength may have weakened. German Chancellor Angela Merkel began the task of...More..

Luke Bryan joins 'American Idol' as judge
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Luke Bryan joins 'American Idol' as judge

So, if Ryan Seacrest is already on board and you're getting the band back together anyway, how about just giving a former " American Idol " judge another shot? Bryan and the remaining vacancy on the judges ...More..

MacOS High Sierra now available as a free update
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

MacOS High Sierra now available as a free update

This OS will support High-Efficiency Video Coding which will provide users with a life-changing visual experience. The new macOS High Sierra follows on from macOS Sierra and there are a number of updates to l...More..

Jio Phone Deliveries Begin On September 25
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Jio Phone Deliveries Begin On September 25

The deliveries will begin in a phased manner and will be completed within 15 days. Reliance unveiled the JioPhone at Reliance Industries Annual General Meet in July 2017 with a promise to start the delivery i...More..

4K support for Call of Duty: WWII on Xbox One X
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

4K support for Call of Duty: WWII on Xbox One X

A lot is going to be made about the Xbox One X going forward, especially as Microsoft continues the long journey to even up what has felt like a mostly one-sided console generation. If you've been patiently...More..