Thursday October 18-th, 2018

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...

China's Bytedance to buy lip-sync app Musical.ly China's Bytedance to buy lip-sync app Musical.ly

Bytedance strike out competitors (rival bidders) involving Kuaishou, the viral video streaming service, the folks said , questioning not to be acknowledged conferring a confidential matter. It also runs TopBuzz, an English-language news app similar ...

YouTube Vows To Crack Down On Inappropriate Videos Aimed At Children YouTube Vows To Crack Down On Inappropriate Videos Aimed At Children

What's more, the site actively encourages children to carry on watching those things, since they are suggested when one innocent video has finished. Flagged content will be age restricted, and users won't be able to see those videos if they're not lo...

IBM announces 20-qubit quantum cloud computer for public use

Qubits are incredibly error-prone, and it could take something like 2000 physical qubits to create a single usable qubit immune to errors that could be used in specially formulated quantum mathematical algorithms. "Those qubits might be noisy, and th...

Apple ramping up work on augmented reality headset Apple ramping up work on augmented reality headset

Corning's work in this field isn't just notable because of the two companies' existing iPhone working relationship. The same team that developed Apple's ARKit for software developers is working on the headset. The headset is likely to come with ...

Federal Bureau of Investigation can't access data on Texas shooter's encrypted phone Federal Bureau of Investigation can't access data on Texas shooter's encrypted phone

The company continued: 'We work with law enforcement every day. "We offer training to thousands of agents so they understand our devices and how they can quickly request information from Apple ", the statement said. It wasn't immediately clear wheth...

Ex-Facebook President Sean Parker: Network 'Exploiting' Human Psychology Ex-Facebook President Sean Parker: Network 'Exploiting' Human Psychology

He explained that when Facebook was being developed the objective was: "How do we consume as much of your time and conscious attention as possible?" He said it's all by design, because receiving a "like" or a comment on your post gives you a little...

Airtel Offers Mega Roundup: Latest Prepaid And Postpaid Recharge Plans Airtel Offers Mega Roundup: Latest Prepaid And Postpaid Recharge Plans

The cashback offers are also available on payment for the monthly recharges with e-wallets and on online retail platforms. The telco also announced that it has partnered with some of the leading e-commerce players in order to bring vouchers of wort...

Leaked Images Show What Could Be The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s

This has raised many eyes speculating that the Beijing headquartered Chinese company might be planning to unravel another version of Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 with modified features. Considering the company already has a flagship, this would be more of a mid...

Facebook asks for nude photos from Australian users to combat 'revenge porn'

Facebook is inviting users to submit their private pictures as part of a new pilot programme to tackle " revenge porn ", The Guardian reports. Facebook is testing an unusual way to put an end to revenge porn - they need your intimate images ...

Google's Files Go Smart File Manager has been Accidentally Leaked Google's Files Go Smart File Manager has been Accidentally Leaked

Files Go is a free download here on Google Play . Google today made a decision to launch its new Files Go Android app into public beta to reach a wider group of testers. While file management is Files Go's focus, the app also includes oth...

Twitter Suspends Verifying Accounts After White Nationalist Gets Badge Twitter Suspends Verifying Accounts After White Nationalist Gets Badge

Twitter removed the blue check-mark from white-nationalist Milo Yiannopoulos before banning him from the platform past year. But Twitter's verification system has also become a status symbol over the years, in part because the group of veri...

The Last Jedi Season Is Coming - Electronic Arts The Last Jedi Season Is Coming - Electronic Arts

Starting in December and through the remainder of 2017, Star Wars Battlefront 2 players have plenty of free content and activities to look forward to. Mark Hamill has to put the hours in for those Ahch-To scenes in, especially when it came to fil...

AT&T-Time Warner deal hits Trump wall AT&T-Time Warner deal hits Trump wall

I have never been told that the price of getting the [Time Warner] deal done was selling CNN", said AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson . The Justice Department could file a lawsuit as early as this month to challenge the deal, sources familiar with the...

You can now stream TV shows on the Nintendo Switch You can now stream TV shows on the Nintendo Switch

For console history buffs out there, the Switch's predecessor, the Wii U, was available with YouTube , Hulu and Netflix streaming apps. Nintendo has announced the U.S. Unlike most current-gen consoles, the Nintendo Switch has been exclusiv...

Problems With The Google Pixel 2 Mic: Here's How To Fix Problems With The Google Pixel 2 Mic: Here's How To Fix

Some have found that disabling this feature prevents the issue, others say that even just toggling it off and then on is a temporary solution. A software update has been rolled out in an attempt to fix the hardware, with software. It doesn't happen...

Aluminum foil can actually improve your wireless signal Aluminum foil can actually improve your wireless signal

As the team's WiPrint technology now stands, the program is capable of generating an "optimized reflector shape" in just 23 minutes, which takes into account the router location in an interior space as well as the target area for signal, etc.

Amal Clooney, Rihanna to host the 2018 Met Gala Amal Clooney, Rihanna to host the 2018 Met Gala

The theme is " Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination ", which the Museum also announced is the title of next year's exhibition at The Costume Institute. The exhibit will span three of the museum's spaces throughout the city, including...

Remarkable 'zombie star' exploded, survived - and then kept on exploding Remarkable 'zombie star' exploded, survived - and then kept on exploding

As they studied the event in the sky, however, they noticed it lasted over six times as long as any other supernova explosion and seemed to evolve much more slowly. "Supernova iPTF14hls may be the most massive stellar explosion ever seen", explai...

Geothermal heat source under Antarctica melting its ice sheet, says NASA study

A scientist at the University of Colorado Denver was the first to suggest that a mantle plume under Marie Byrd Land might explain these observations. "I didn't see how we could have that amount of heat and still have ice on top of it", she said .

Latest NCAP results: Volvo XC60 best all-round performer Latest NCAP results: Volvo XC60 best all-round performer

All eight models tested received the maximum five-star rating with one, the Volvo XC60 , gaining the title of "best all-round performer of 2017". "It's exceedingly rare for a vehicle to score so favourably across the board. Euro NCAP has announced...

Scientists save child's life by growing him new skin Scientists save child's life by growing him new skin

In this case, doctors were able to reconstruct 80 percent of a boy's epidermis with genetically modified skin cells. In this case, the team grew enough skin to cover nearly the entire body of the boy. While doctors want to avoid excessive biopsies,...

Twitter Character Count Doubles Across the Globe

Snap Inc., Snapchat's parent company, did not provide details on the upcoming changes. CEO Evan Spiegel said . The company made this change to allow users to express themselves without hitting the character limit. Previously, if you had a promotion ...

Xbox One X Is for Gaming Connoisseurs, Says Xbox Head Xbox One X Is for Gaming Connoisseurs, Says Xbox Head

Many of them reported the same story that they had used their console for a while and turned it off, only to try to turn it back on again later and find that it had died. If you've haven't played World of Tanks , the developer has you covered. These...

LinkedIn Integration With Word Makes Writing A Resume Easy

The Resume Assistant also gives you a shortcut to turning on LinkedIn's Open Candidates feature, which tells recruiters that you're interested in learning about new job openings. Open Candidates makes you twice as likely to get contacted by recrui...

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