Sunday February 18-th, 2018

Android Distribution chart for November shows Oreo at 0.3%

The chart for the month of November, published earlier today, paints a not so encouraging picture for Android . But the beta arrival also means the stable version should be available over-the-air before too long. Now some of you might be confused as...

Canalys: Apple, Inc. Sold 3.9 Million Apple Watches Last Quarter Canalys: Apple, Inc. Sold 3.9 Million Apple Watches Last Quarter

The Cupertino tech firm reportedly shipped 3.9 million Apple Watches during the third quarter of 2017, putting Apple in the lead of global wearables sales (smart watches, activity trackers, wearable bands etc.), according to figures from Canalys....

Uber to Sell a Large Chunk of Stake to Softbank Uber to Sell a Large Chunk of Stake to Softbank

Meanwhile, SoftBank has been diversifying through investment for several years, and has ventured into sectors outside its core mobile technology business - completing deals with the likes of French robotics firm Aldebaran and e-commerce with Chinese ...

Google Assistant now lets you broadcast your voice around the home Google Assistant now lets you broadcast your voice around the home

You can now use your Google Home devices as an intercom system. And now, your Google Assistant is getting in on the game. To get the feature work, sign in with the same Google Account for all devices . In other words, you can only send a mes...

GameStop just suspended its PowerPass program GameStop just suspended its PowerPass program

With PowerPass , subscribers would be able to rent an unlimited number of used games from the retailer, essentially making it an alternative to the local library and things like GameFly. "In addition, we will allow them to pick out any Pre-Owned gam...

Uber seals multibillion-dollar investment from SoftBank Uber seals multibillion-dollar investment from SoftBank

A consortium of investors led by SoftBank is seeking to buy at least 14 percent of Uber through a combination of new and existing stock. "We believe this agreement is a strong vote of confidence in Uber's long-term potential", it added. Venture cap...

Moto X4 All Set to Launch Today, 13th November Moto X4 All Set to Launch Today, 13th November

Flipkart will be the first to sell this device and according to tipsters, the price will be roughly around Rs 24,000. Moto X4 will be available in two color variants - Black and Grey, both of which looks equally stunning. Moto X4 comes in blue or ...

Final Fantasy XV's Noctis coming to Tekken 7

Bandai Namco has announced another crossover character coming to Tekken 7 . Although the video shows some fishing action, it's probably safe to say this won't actually be part of your Tekken matches in the future. The new character will be avail...

Sierra Nevada Corp tests Dream Chaser spacecraft Sierra Nevada Corp tests Dream Chaser spacecraft

The Dream Chaser suffered a setback in 2013 when the craft's landing gear did not completely deploy during a landing test and it skidded to a stop on the runway. The Dream Chaser is only a quarter of the size that the Space Shuttle was. - A mini-sh...

Qualcomm smacks down Broadcom takeover bid

Given Broadcom's initial bid for Qualcomm combined with Qualcomm's Board of Directors rejecting the bid, we believe our base case scenario of $6.90 in C2019 pro-forma earnings (with NXP, with royalties from Huawei , and assuming Apple settles ...

The Spice Girls Might Be Getting Together For A Huge 2018 Reunion! The Spice Girls Might Be Getting Together For A Huge 2018 Reunion!

What's more, even though initially Victoria Beckham stayed out of any sort of reunion because she was focusing on her own career, this time she is on board as well! Formed in 1994, the band is known for its hit songs like Wannabe, Spice Up Your L...

Article 50 Author Warns A No Deal Brexit Would Spell Article 50 Author Warns A No Deal Brexit Would Spell "Disaster"

In a speech hosted by the pro-EU Open Britain group, he said it would be possible to extend the two-year Article 50 process and suggested other EU countries might agree to that if the United Kingdom wanted to hold a second referendum on whether or no...

Branden Grace Wins Nedbank Golf Challenge Branden Grace Wins Nedbank Golf Challenge

That was the last of eight birdies on the day for the Austrian. "It was a harsh weekend for South African sports fans (with Bafana Bafana and the Springboks losing), but luckily as it turned out, I've now put a smile on a couple of faces".

Look for Bright Planets Monday Morning

Mars will appear about half way between Jupiter and the crescent moon. The two planets are actually over 400 million miles apart but will rise within 0.3 degrees of each other at their closest. It is the unusual proximity that will make the event...

Google, Just Dial in deal talks Google, Just Dial in deal talks

The BS report said citing an investment banker that Google has been talking to Just Dial for a buyout for sometime. "It may take some more time before the discussions are finalised", he added. The company had posted net profit after tax of Rs 37.46...

Pokemon Go makers working on new Harry Potter AR game Pokemon Go makers working on new Harry Potter AR game

A boat that had become particularly leaky in the last few days, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will turn players into real world wizards and witches in much the same way Niantic's megahit Pokemon GO turned players into IRL Pokemon trainers.

Hackers play ISIS song on Swedish radio Hackers play ISIS song on Swedish radio

A Swedish radio station says a pirate broadcaster briefly broke into its Friday morning show and broadcast an English-language pop song with lyrics urging Westerners to join the Islamic State group. "We are very happy that people are vigilant and we ...

Xbox One X Runs The Witcher 3 at 60FPS, Without a Patch Xbox One X Runs The Witcher 3 at 60FPS, Without a Patch

Walmart's 2017 Black Friday catalog popped up online today and it has quite a few great deals for people interested in jumping into the PS4 or Xbox One. "Originally created for game developers, Insects was reinvented to be an educational and engagin...

EA is Buying Titanfall Developer Respawn Entertainment

With a move that nobody saw coming, EA announced that they had bought Respawn Entertainment on November 9th for a whopping $455 million. The news was met with some understandable concern, as many are still confused over the recent closure of Visceral...

Stray plane delays rocket launch to International Space Station Stray plane delays rocket launch to International Space Station

Orbital ATK's Antares rocket is expected to launch from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility with cargo destined for the International Space Station. Within 2 minutes of the scheduled launch time of 7:37 a.m., Orbital OTK scrapped the launch saying a "sm...

Amazon pop-up shops coming to Davie Whole Foods Market for the holidays Amazon pop-up shops coming to Davie Whole Foods Market for the holidays

Shoppers at Whole Foods stores will soon be able to pick up tablets and other electronic devices while they grab their groceries. The new Echo Plus will get a $30 discount, and various Kindle models will also see price cuts of up to $30. Amazon is ...

Bentley Continental GT3 revealed Bentley Continental GT3 revealed

Taking a posh grand tourer and turning it into a menacing circuit-ready racer is not something you treat lightly - though that's exactly what the British luxury manufacturer did, making the new Continental GT3 around 2,000 pounds lighter than the r...

Tencent of China Raises Its Stake in Struggling Snap Tencent of China Raises Its Stake in Struggling Snap

The Snapchat app is also set to undergo a major redesign on Android and iOS too, which Snap hopes will encourage more new users to be able to use the platform easily. Spiegel said on the call. The company brought in $207 million in revenue for ...

Prostitute allegedly shoots man for performing sex act wrong Prostitute allegedly shoots man for performing sex act wrong

A woman from Washington State was arrested this week for shooting a man in the head and stealing his wallet from his home. A prostitute was accused of shooting a man in the head twice because he was bad at oral sex and did not know how to tell hi...

Nintendo to Drastically Increase Switch Production Nintendo to Drastically Increase Switch Production

Nintendo is not slowing down as more great games will be out in 2018. Demand for Nintendo Switch remains high, but supply shortages have proven to be a problem since launch. Although Nintendo has already informed business partners of its decision...

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