Electronics

OnePlus phone company investigates card fraud claims

Credit card information is sent to OnePlus's unnamed payment processor through an encrypted connection rather than saved on the company's site itself, and eve...


Porn-Laden Gaming Apps Infiltrate Google Play

Stories about malware apps living in Google Play aren't new, but the reason why this is concerning is that the primary target of these gaming apps are mostly ki...


Zuckerberg changes Facebook's focus to be more 'meaningful'

Now, after encouraging media organizations and local businesses to spend billions building up their social media presences on Facebook - including paying bi...


Mario Tennis Aces Announced for Nintendo Switch

This will be the first Mario Tennis with a story mode since Mario Tennis on the Game Boy Advance. Switch players will enjoy a new widescreen presentat...


Facebook looks for "meaning" with major news feed overhaul

Facebook will also penalize so-called " engagement-bait " that looks to commandeer user reactions - the likes, comments, and shares of Facebook engagement - ...


Bitcoin Plunges as South Korea Crafts Cryptocurrency Crackdown

The decision comes after several government measures, including real-name transactions, have had little impact in cooling the overheated virtual money market he...


Google acquires UK-based sound tech startup Redux at an undisclosed amount

According to regulatory filings, the transaction, as a part of which Google's United Kingdom subsidiary bought all the shares of Redux holding company NVF Tech ...


Kanye West FaceTimes sick fan

He performed " I love Kanye " much to the delight of the ailing young girl. According to TMZ , West was aware of a fan who was battling cancer but given a sh...


Assassin's Creed Origins to Get "The Hidden Ones" Expansion

This is a premium DLC that sees Bayek exploring a new region and dealing with the Romans more directly. During the session, a rep for the company noted, "We...


Rare announces Sea of Thieves closed beta dates

The devs ask that you tag the content " Sea of Thieves " so they can see it as well. For the piratical gamers who want to pick up one of these controllers, yo...


AMD Launches Ryzen Pro Mobile CPUs

This also means that the machine can power up to nine monitors: six off of the AMD Radeon RX Vega M GPU, and three off of the HD Graphics 630. The company bel...


Amazon Alexa to launch on Windows 10 PCs this year

Companies such as Acer , ASUS , HP, and Lenovo are all on course to deliver Windows 10 machines with Alexa pre-installed later this year (though it won't ...


Acer announces AMD Ryzen-powered Nitro 5 gaming laptop

Unlike the Swift 7 range, the Acer Spin 3 debuts as an all-day productivity and entertainment notebook - offering a laptop, tablet, display, and a space-sav...


Fired Googler James Damore files a lawsuit claiming "hostility for conservative thought"

As a class action lawsuit , the suit welcomes all former or current Google employee who have been discriminated against due to being white, male, or having...


Beacon officer among four dead after avalanche hits vehicle in Kashmir

After avalanches swept away two Sumo jeeps at Khoni Nallah near Sadhna Top in Tangdar sector of north Kashmir's Kupwara district, rescuers were sent to find the...


HP issues safety recall for laptop batteries

The tech giant said it had received eight reports of those batteries "overheating, melting, or charring", which included property damage and burns. HP estimat...


LG Unveils A 4K HDR Projector Ahead Of CES 2018

Rated at 2,500 lumens, the HU80KA certainly has a bright future ahead of it, making it LG's brightest projector so far, matching it up against what's now avai...


New Elder Dragons revealed in Monster Hunter

In preparation for the launch of the company's upcoming Monster Hunter: World it is throwing a glorious meat feast at London's Flat Iron Square from Thursday ...


Apple Aims To Make Developers' Jobs Easier With New Startup Acquisition

In response to the announcement, several Android developers took to Twitter to voice their concerns about a lack of alternatives and the limited window to m...


DeRozan explodes for 52 points in OT win against Bucks

As the ball drops in New York City and the Harlem Globetrotters put on a show in Milwaukee , the calendar will flip to 2018. The Raps began on a speedy 9-0 r...


'Red Dead Redemption 2's' Alleged June 2018 Release Date Leaked

Originally reported on Reddit , coolshop .dk pegs Red Dead Redemption 2's release date as June 8, 2018. You can pre-order Red Dead Redemption 2 from the...


Xiaomi Mi A1 Set to Receive Wireless Charging Feature After Oreo Update

As the smartphone is nearly stable in the beta version of the Oreo update , Xiaomi is expected to soon launch the stable version of the operating system. Pro...


Browns' last chance for a win literally slipped through Corey Coleman's fingers

The Cleveland Browns finished their season how only they could - with yet another heartbreaking loss in the final seconds. Cowboys 6, Eagles 0: Dak Presco...


Southern California Man Arrested in Fatal Kansas Police Shooting

Within seconds, he had been fatally shot. At Thursday night's police briefing, Wichita Police Department Deputy Chief Troy Livingston was asked whether this...


AT&T says all 50 states have opted into first responder network FirstNet

The decision was made, the governor said, because of the risk associated with being the only state to opt-out of the network. "I am grateful for their work, and...


Snap Inc (SNAP) Developing New "Stories Anywhere" Feature Outside Of App Itself

Snapchat is reportedly working on expanding its Stories feature outside of its own app with a new initiative called " Stories Everywhere ". The company rel...


Nintendo Switch's Game Cartridges Delayed Until 2019

At the very least , we might see Nintendo take advantage of the extra space afforded next year. After the data offered by Media Create in the weekly sale...


Steelers vs. Texans: 4 bold predictions sure to go wrong

He had a pair of turnovers in the loss. OUR PREDICTION: The over is 4-1 in the STeelers' last five games overall, is 4-1 in their last five games played o...


Mumbai's first AC local train makes maiden journey

The commuters, excited at the launch of the AC local which is expected to bring them respite during the scorching summer, captured the historic moments by click...


Tidal will be completely free for 12 days starting on Christmas

Earlier this week, lossless audio and high-definition music videos subscription service Tidal released its official apps for Apple TV and Android TV platforms ...


Restaurants will be open Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

This is the fifth year Kohl's has offered 24-hour shopping leading up to Christmas "to offer customers a convenient opportunity to complete their last-minut...


LG Monitors With Nano IPS Tech To Debut At CES 2018

In the said technology, nanometer-sized particles are applied on the screen's LED to absorb excess wavelengths. LG official websitePromotional picture for the...


Future Apple Watch models could get EKG heart monitoring

It would require the wearer to squeeze the outer edge of the Apple Watch with his opposite hand, at which point the device would send a minute electrical curren...


Isaiah Thomas Nearly Ready To Begin 5-On-5 Practice

This report indicates that a late-December return is on the table, while Shams Charania of The Vertical reported on Sunday that Thomas would be back for t...


Apple may let the same app work on across iOS and Macs

Bloomberg sources say the universal functionality will be aimed at boosting the barren wasteland that is the Mac App Store. Right now, developers have to cre...