Florida school shooting causes 'numerous fatalities'

Seventeen people were killed in a mass shooting in Parkland , Florida by an suspected ex-student of the high school on Wednesday as students were preparing for dismissal at the end of the day, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said . More..

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Uber's fourth-quarter loss narrows to $1.1 billion
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Uber's fourth-quarter loss narrows to $1.1 billion

Uber and its ride-hailing service had already been tarnished by the company's acknowledgment of rampant sexual harassment within its ranks, a year-long cover-up of a major computer break-in, and the use of dupl...More..

FBI offers $10K reward in girl's disappearance
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

FBI offers $10K reward in girl's disappearance

He added a police officer in Alabama stopped a suspect and managed to get the toddler out of his vehicle, but the man fled. Hours later, her kidnapper, 37-year-old Thomas Lawton Evans, was caught in Mississip...More..

by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

GeekWire: SpaceX to launch prototype Starlink satellites for global internet

On Wednesday, Pai said the satellite technology could also serve areas of rural America where fiber optic cables and cell towers have failed to reach. SpaceX's satellite operation is headquartered in Redmond, ...More..

The Evil Within 2 first-person mode goes live!
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

The Evil Within 2 first-person mode goes live!

It's why you probably won't see something like a third-person mode in Resident Evil 7, for example, as so numerous scares and design choices revolve around its one viewpoint. The Evil Within 2's first-person...More..

Onavo VPN Client Now Available Within Facebook App for iOS
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Onavo VPN Client Now Available Within Facebook App for iOS

We have a full rundown on what VPNs do here , but put simply: a VPN encrypts all your internet traffic and routes it through a server somewhere else. But the problem lies in Onavo Protect's VPN feature. ...More..

Sea of Thieves getting a scale test this weekend
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Sea of Thieves getting a scale test this weekend

After the problems that occurred during the game's latest closed beta, the company wants to make sure that any problems that may be caused by high player count can be solved by the upcoming Sea of Thieves S...More..

Corruption in Delhi down since AAP came to power: Arvind Kejriwal
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Corruption in Delhi down since AAP came to power: Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal and Sisodia pointed out the achievements of the Government over the three years along with future goals and obstacles they had to face over the years. He also said that a detailed study will be condu...More..

Chipotle's new CEO draws warm welcome
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Chipotle's new CEO draws warm welcome

Chipotle announced its decision late Tuesday to tap Niccol as the replacement for CEO Steve Ells. Shares of Chipotle have jetted up 11.81% in AH trading to $281.01. Niccol said in the statement, "At Chipot...More..

Facebook Messenger to Bring New Filters and More on Valentine's Day
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Facebook Messenger to Bring New Filters and More on Valentine's Day

And to brew it up more Facebook is launching its new update from Valentine's Day. We can't wait to hear what you think of this new feature. Last year's Valentine's Day was the most active on Messenger and ...More..

Ford increasing production, investing money
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Ford increasing production, investing money

Ford Motor Company, citing a spike in demand for its SUVs, announced on Monday that the company will be investing $25 million to boost production at its Louisville, Kentucky plant by 25%. last month. In Janua...More..

Five-year promise to keep Sky News independent
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Five-year promise to keep Sky News independent

In response, Fox pledged a series of measures to "guarantee" the editorial independence of Sky News. Working under the assumption that the CMA does not change its mind, the conglomerate said its "proposed fir...More..

German Court finds Facebook's personal data usage illegal
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

German Court finds Facebook's personal data usage illegal

Vzbv also highlighted that Facebook's smartphone app contained a number of pre-ticked boxes that authorised a location service showing where users are when they are chatting with other people. The Berlin court...More..

Julia Louis-Dreyfus
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Julia Louis-Dreyfus "Ready To Rock" After Cancer Surgery, Shares Photo

The " Veep " star, who has been battling breast cancer, announced Wednesday that she underwent surgery and is now feeling "ready to rock". The 57-year-old actress was positively beaming as she shared her "f...More..

Trump Proposes $686B for FY 2019 DoD Budget
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Trump Proposes $686B for FY 2019 DoD Budget

In addition, "we'll be buying more stuff" to bolster depleted inventories, particularly munitions, Mattis said ahead of the release Monday of the Defense Department's overview of the fiscal 2019 budget reques...More..

Google Hires Samsung's Former Head Of Bixby
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Google Hires Samsung's Former Head Of Bixby

However, under unknown circumstances Injong Rhee left the company back in December after more than six years there, most recently serving as a chief technology officer and head of software and services' researc...More..

Apple's Tim Cook sees dividend hikes, calls succession a priority
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Apple's Tim Cook sees dividend hikes, calls succession a priority

Apple boss Tim Cook has said that he hopes to see the elimination of cash within his lifetime. He all but guaranteed that Apple's board will raise the dividend in April, as it has done each year since the co...More..

Snapchat Users Are Petitioning To Revert To The Old Design
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Snapchat Users Are Petitioning To Revert To The Old Design

Nearly 80 percent of all tweets about Snapchat are now negative, with the spike in negative mentions occurring right as the new interface started rolling out to users , according to a study from LikeFolio. "...More..

Facebook's new Lists feature focuses on more personal posts
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Facebook's new Lists feature focuses on more personal posts

Facebook, which was once a place for users to post personal stuff and engage in conversations, today is flooded with ads and non-personal content. Rumors of a possible list-creation feature appeared last mont...More..

The game might be up as Instagram Stories tests screenshot notifications
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

The game might be up as Instagram Stories tests screenshot notifications

Snapchat is getting criticism that the new user interface is hard to navigate. A petition on Change.org is also making rounds, aiming to determine the company to roll back the redesign, and more than 670,000 ...More..

Google shares details of Chrome's built-in ad blocker
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Google shares details of Chrome's built-in ad blocker

Google Chrome will block all spam-like advertisements from tomorrow , it has confirmed. According to Ryan Schoen, Google's product manager for the Chrome Web Platform, 42 percent of publishers with pesky ...More..

IDC: Google Sold A
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

IDC: Google Sold A "Tiny" 3.9M Pixel Phones In 2017

Jeronimo points out how it's a "remarkable achievement to double sales", especially during a time when consumers mostly already have smartphones. Firstly, 3.9 million units is a small part of the overall Andr...More..

Nokia 8 Android 8.1 Oreo update is now rolling out
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Nokia 8 Android 8.1 Oreo update is now rolling out

HMD has already confirmed its presence at the upcoming MWC 2018 conference but has not yet revealed as to which Nokia-branded handsets it will be launching. The phone is backed by 4GB of RAM and 32GB/64GB in...More..

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro officially unveiled in India
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro officially unveiled in India

At this point the same is not available but the company says face detection will be offered over OTA by end of March. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 price in India starts at Rs. The smartphone features a 5.99-in...More..

Elon Musk explains why Falcon Heavy core booster didn't stick the landing
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Elon Musk explains why Falcon Heavy core booster didn't stick the landing

It's in the process of building a third drone ship, which will be its second on the east coast of the US. SpaceX uses drone ships as landing pads for their Falcon 9 rocket cores in the sea. Regarding the da...More..

THQ Nordic buys Saints Row owner Koch Media
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

THQ Nordic buys Saints Row owner Koch Media

In a deal worth €121 million (roughly $150 million), THQ Nordic will acquire the firm in its entirety, while taking onboard a range of Deep Silver studios, including Saint Row's Volition and Homefront's D...More..

Stories are now part of Google Search because you can't escape them
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Stories are now part of Google Search because you can't escape them

Google's calling it AMP Stories . Sahney, who oversees Gmail , explained that the new feature grows out of something Google has been testing for a few years: an open-source framework knows as " Accel...More..

Google Found a Way to Bring Smart Replies to All Messaging Apps
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Google Found a Way to Bring Smart Replies to All Messaging Apps

The said project is going to be called " Reply " and will be available to Android users initially, as per the project's sign-up form . The project, called simply " Reply ", has come from Google's experimenta...More..

Trump Administration To Privatise The International Space Station By 2025?
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Trump Administration To Privatise The International Space Station By 2025?

Ted Cruz (R-TX) recently trashed reports of NASA deciding to stop funding the ISS . The Trump administration is hoping to privatize the International Space Station ( ISS ) by the year 2025, according...More..

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Hit By Cyberattack During Opening Ceremony
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Hit By Cyberattack During Opening Ceremony

Saturday's primetime coverage from Pyeongchang , South Korea airing on NBC and the NBC Sport Network cabler brought in a 15.2 household rating/27 share in Nielsen's 56 overnight metered markets, which cover ab...More..