Friday July 20-th, 2018

YouTube's 'Dark Mode' feature arrives on iOS devices YouTube's 'Dark Mode' feature arrives on iOS devices

Lo and behold, YouTube for Android and iOS is finally gaining the elusive dark mode, reports The Verge . The dark theme for YouTube is pretty easy to open: you just need to head over to the app's settings and enable the Dark Theme toggle.

Final Fantasy VII Remake team expands to boost game quality Final Fantasy VII Remake team expands to boost game quality

Employees that sign on for the remake also have a chance to become a regular part of the company once the remake is shipped, though they'll always have the ability to say they worked on Final Fantasy VII . Very recently, a job listing for the upco...

Infamous Nintendo Switch Firmware 5.0.0 Is Out Infamous Nintendo Switch Firmware 5.0.0 Is Out

Apart from that it's a reasonably quiet week by recent standards.We'll update this page with news of any additional games - plus full European Union pricing - as soon as we get confirmation. The app has a new whitelist feature that lets you choose to...

Spotify launched in South Africa Spotify launched in South Africa

The world's largest music-streaming service, Spotify , will officially launch in South Africa this week. The company held a festive launch event this morning attended by some of the company's senior executives. The Israel launch means that Spotify ...

Sir Tim Berners-Lee stays committed to the World Wide Web Sir Tim Berners-Lee stays committed to the World Wide Web

It has profoundly changed, and that a couple of "powerful platforms" are compressing what used to be a "rich selection of blogs and websites". The inventor goes on to say that these so-called gatekeepers buy up innovations and talent in a bid to lo...

Survive A Dangerous Alien World In Planet Alpha On Nintendo Switch Survive A Dangerous Alien World In Planet Alpha On Nintendo Switch

Award-winning worldwide games label Team17 and Denmark based independent developer Adrian Lazar today announced that the handsome platform adventure game PLANET ALPHA has joined Team17's games label. Adrian Lazar comments positively to the partne...

Google Pay now allow users to send money via Google Contacts Google Pay now allow users to send money via Google Contacts

Google Duo certainly draws the line before the common video calling apps, despite boasting nearly the same functionalities. If the person you're calling declines or misses your call, you can record up to 30 seconds of a video (or voice) message.

Apple is buying the 'Netflix of magazines' for an undisclosed amount Apple is buying the 'Netflix of magazines' for an undisclosed amount

The company was later rebranded as Texture and it now boasts of more than 200 titles from publishers Condé Nast, Hearst, Meredith and Rogers Media, who are all among the owners. "We are committed to quality journalism from trusted sources and allowin...

Microsoft's Slack rival gets translation and Surface Hub compatibility Microsoft's Slack rival gets translation and Surface Hub compatibility

When Microsoft takes the Enterprise Connect 2018 keynote stage on Wednesday, it will be one year to the date of introducing general availability for its team collaboration app, Teams. If participants that speak different languages join in, Teams ...

Xbox One update brings AMD Freesync support, automatic TV game mode switching Xbox One update brings AMD Freesync support, automatic TV game mode switching

Alongside the FreeSync addition, Microsoft is also planning to support auto low latency mode on TVs. Notably, Microsoft says that using either feature will require "a supported TV or monitor". We have Low Framerate Compensation, which for almost ...

First ever MacBook Air with Retina Display leaks alongside affordable MacBook First ever MacBook Air with Retina Display leaks alongside affordable MacBook

All this is speculation, of course, but we've heard previous rumors that Apple will be offering a new entry-level 13-inch MacBook, which could even potentially replace the MacBook Air . Hsiao pointed out that Apple originally looked to reduce cost b...

The Ford Mustang GT California Special is back this summer! The Ford Mustang GT California Special is back this summer!

The Mustang GT California Special was first released in 1967 after being inspired by the Shelby GT coupe prototype, according to the automaker. The modern vehicle, based on the V-8-powered Mustang GT, gives a nod to the original with a blacked-out ...

Google to rebrand Android Wear as 'Wear OS' Google to rebrand Android Wear as 'Wear OS'

Google's Android Wear mobile operating system for wearables could be set to get a new name as well as new features, according to feedback from Android P beta-testers reported by 9to5Google. Android Wear used to be my personal favorite wearable O...

Amazon wants users to ask 'follow-up' questions, announces new feature for Alexa Amazon wants users to ask 'follow-up' questions, announces new feature for Alexa

Amazon restricted use of the Alexa app to smartphones at launch, but now that tablets can make use of the feature too, it's even easier to call friends and family or Drop In on relatives to see how they're doing. This was the same reason why one of ...

Who is Sir William Henry Perkin? Who is Sir William Henry Perkin?

Perkin was trying to find a substitute for quinine which was the only feasible medical treatment for malaria in 1856 because the demand for it was exceeding the supply. He first named it Tyrian Purple, but later it became more commonly known as mauve...

Honor Brings Face Unlock Feature For Honor 7X

Huawei Launches Honor 7C in China today. There's is also a rear mounted fingerprint sensor which unlocks the device in 0.25 seconds. The Honor 7C got announced in China, Honor's homeland, and the phone is made out of metal, while it sports two ca...

First Samsung Galaxy S9 update is now rolling out First Samsung Galaxy S9 update is now rolling out

Ming-Chi Kuo was one of the early proponents of such speculation, however, has now reversed his stance. Following this, Samsung notes that the Galaxy S7, S7 Edge, Galaxy A5, and Tab S3 will get the Oreo treatment in the "spring/summer".

OnePlus 5T gets Android Oreo 8.1 through Oxygen OS Open Beta 4 OnePlus 5T gets Android Oreo 8.1 through Oxygen OS Open Beta 4

The OnePlus 5T has been updated to Android 8.1 Oreo, but only if you're on the Open Beta program. As far as the last year's smartphone launches were concerned, the OnePlus 5T was released by the company in just six months after the release of the...

Creighton makes NCAA tournament; Huskers don't Creighton makes NCAA tournament; Huskers don't

Austin. But the game against Tennessee back in the Battle 4 Atlantis is an indication of both the ceiling and the floor for the Wildcats. The top 16 seeds will host the first two rounds. He's an excellent talent and will be a first-round pick but n...

China minister says trade war with U.S. would be 'disastrous' China minister says trade war with U.S. would be 'disastrous'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned that "no one can win in such a race to the bottom" while French President Emmanuel Macron said Trump risked provoking a mutually destructive "trade war". "We have to protect our steel and aluminum industries whi...

Elon Musk at SXSW: `There need to be things that inspire you.' Elon Musk at SXSW: `There need to be things that inspire you.'

Falcon Heavy put a Tesla Roadster and its passenger, Starman , into orbit around the sun. This meant the debut of a promotional trailer Nolan helped create for SpaceX's successful Falcon Heavy launch back in February. It covers the preparation an...

(NASDAQ:MSFT) CMO Sells $279900.00 in Stock

Microsoft Corp now has $743.34B valuation. The stock increased 0.31% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $19.18. About 36.94 million shares traded or 25.00% up from the average. The correct version of this story can be read at https://...

Huawei Y9 (2018) announced with 18:9 display and four cameras Huawei Y9 (2018) announced with 18:9 display and four cameras

It comes with handy design which is suitable for everyone. The phone offers a 16MP primary camera at the back along with a 2MP depth camera, followed by a 13MP primary selfie and a 2MP front-facing shooter. A 4000 mAh battery powers the phone which i...

Pump Xiaomi smartphone Redmi Note 5 Pump Xiaomi smartphone Redmi Note 5

Xiaomi has been working on an AI-powered camera for their midrange smartphones and now with the Redmi Note 5; it seems to have consummated the tech with more excellent quality that we were expecting. The Redmi Note 5 for China will be featured with a...

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stake Lifted by Commerce Bank

The institutional investor held 66,929 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $10.32 million, down from 73,632 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, August 30 ...

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