Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

Death toll from Vietnam typhoon rises to 69 Death toll from Vietnam typhoon rises to 69

Typhoon Damrey made landfall in Vietnam on Saturday, killing at least 19 people, just days ahead of the APEC summit of Asia-Pacific leaders. In the provinces of Khan Hoa, Ninh Thuan and Phu Yen, almost 80,000 houses were damaged and some 35,000 peo...

What's wrong with the 'i' in iPhone? What's wrong with the 'i' in iPhone?

If you're setting up Apple Pay Cash for the first time, you'll need to set it up using any supported device where you're signed in to iCloud with your Apple ID. You can send or receive a minimum payment of $1 per message. No funding directly...

Waymo announces driverless test program in Phoenix, accepting ride hails soon Waymo announces driverless test program in Phoenix, accepting ride hails soon

Still, Waymo believes it's ready to take this step because of the impressive technology in its cars. With numerous companies clamoring to conquer the burgeoning autonomous vehicle market - among them both Silicon Valley firms like Waymo and manufac...

Amazon Launches New Fire TV Stick For International Customers

The Fire TV Stick Basic Edition sells for $49.99 (on the United States site, at least) and is available to purchase as of writing in more than 100 countries around the globe. Oh, and you're also allowed to set your default language as Spanish, ...

Cipher Capital LP Raises Position in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Cipher Capital LP Raises Position in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

United Parcel Service Inc . has a 1-year low of $87.30 and a 1-year high of $115.75. (NYSE: UPS ) has risen 2.10% since November 6, 2016 and is uptrending. 182,596 are owned by Synovus Financial. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company...

Twitter Is Expanding Tweets To 280 Characters Twitter Is Expanding Tweets To 280 Characters

But now, most people use Twitter through its mobile app; the 140-character limit is no longer a technical constraint but nostalgia. However, many of Twitter's 330 million monthly active users were already getting around the limit by linking t...

BMW recalls 1.4mil vehicles in America over fire risk

April 13, 2017. The recall covers 2008-2011 of the 128i BMWs, as well as 2007-2011 328i, 328xi, 328i xDrive, 525i, 525xi, 528i, 528xi, 530i, 530xi, X3 3.0si, X3 xDrive30i, X5 xDrive30i, Z4 3.0i, Z4 3.0si and Z4 sDrive30i BMWs. BMW received addition...

Facebook Messenger P2P payments arrive in the UK Facebook Messenger P2P payments arrive in the UK

The company already offers transfer of payments in its messenger application but not on the Facebook App or main website. You must then specify the amount to be paid. It'll be interesting to see if the same happens in the UK. The Messenger paym...

Koenigsegg Agera RS becomes the world's fastest production vehicle Koenigsegg Agera RS becomes the world's fastest production vehicle

During a test run in Nevada, the hypercar was able to reach an average top speed of 277.9mph, according to Autocar . Koenigsegg's Agera RS has set a new benchmark for a production vehicle, with an astounding average speed of 277 miles per hour (...

How the 2018 Overwatch League Will Work: Schedule, Format, & Prize Money

As Overwatch's game director Jeff Kaplan notes in this panel from BlizzCon, Blizzard is famous for its polish. Each consists of five weeks with a ten day break in-between. The Overwatch League starts on January 10, 2018, but preseason will begi...

IPhone Users Find They Can't Type the Letter 'I' IPhone Users Find They Can't Type the Letter 'I'

The bug centers around the iOS predictive keyboard , with a lot of users seeing predictive text autocorrecting "I" inputs to "A [?]". Apple has released a temporary solution to fix the problem until the latest iOS software is re-wired.

No WhatsApp, Telegram Services In Afghanistan, Govt Bans Social Media Applications

Both the chief executive of Afghanistan and his deputy spokesperson tweeted that neither WhatsApp nor Telegram will be banned following a meeting between Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah and President Ashraf Ghani. The directive was widely criticise...

Broadcom offers to buy mobile chipmaker Qualcomm for $103 billion

Citing sources, Bloomberg claimed that the Qualcomm board is likely to advise shareholders to reject the deal, while also claiming that any potential deal could run into regulatory problems. Broadcom has said, however, that its offer stands irre...

Markets close flat; Sensex, Nifty's new intra-day highs Markets close flat; Sensex, Nifty's new intra-day highs

The broader NSE Nifty was also trading flat, marginally lower by 9.25 points to 10,443.25, or 0.09 per cent with 30 of its constituents led by HPCL, BPCL and Airtel trading in the negative. Private Banks dragged the banking index while auto and IT ...

A TV Version Of Lord Of The Rings Is Underway A TV Version Of Lord Of The Rings Is Underway

Looks like Amazon has their own fantasy-filled version of Game of Thrones in the works - the network is reportedly in talks for a Lord of The Rings TV adaptation. The rights payment will be limited and not include all the characters. Warner B...

Starcraft 2 is going free to play Starcraft 2 is going free to play

If you miss getting Heart of the Swarm for free, no worries! Although war wages in the galaxy between the Terrans, the xenomorphic superorganism known as the Zerg and the technologically advanced Protoss, the Wings of Liberty campaign focuses on ...

Nokia 5 with 3GB RAM Launched In India; Specs, Price, Availability Nokia 5 with 3GB RAM Launched In India; Specs, Price, Availability

The color variants for the smartphone is still unchanged - Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black, Copper. You can follow the link below to buy one when the sale starts tonight. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC and 3 GB of RAM along w...

Target Releases Black Friday Ad, Offers Early Access Deals Target Releases Black Friday Ad, Offers Early Access Deals

Target has unveiled its Thanksgiving and Black Friday plans. The struggling department store said on Monday it would open stores on Thanksgiving Day, November 23 , at 2 p.m., a full hour earlier than past year and three hours before major rival...

Panasonic Eluga A4 phone launched in India, priced at INR 12490 Panasonic Eluga A4 phone launched in India, priced at INR 12490

Let's have a closer look at what this device has to offer. Dubbed as Panasonic Eluga A4, the new phone carries a price-tag of INR 12,490 and is now on sale via major retailers in the country. At its price tag, the device will be competing alongside...

Oppo R11s Crosses 300000 Pre-Order Registrations Within 24 Hours

The OPPO R11s sports a 6.01-inch FullHD+ AMOLED panel from Samsung with an 85.8% screen-to-body ratio and a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080. The Oppo R11s and R11s Plus come with nearly identical specifications with the major differences being...

Torchlight Developer Runic Games Shut Down Torchlight Developer Runic Games Shut Down

We don't know the reasons behind this closure, though we can assume that the latest game from Runic Games , HOB , did not sell well. A core team of developers remains at Motiga, who will work with us to support the game and its players, including m...

Stars turn out for Deepika Padukone's 'Padmavati' party Stars turn out for Deepika Padukone's 'Padmavati' party

She dropped a "Ufff!" with a heart emoticon on the photo, to which Ranveer replied with a kiss emoji. Love is in the air. After Shah Rukh Khan's big Alibaug birthday bash, Deepika Padukone made a decision to throw her very own little party at h...

Notre Dame campus fires up after Friday football pep rally Notre Dame campus fires up after Friday football pep rally

Wimbush also has thrown for 1,007 yards and 10 touchdowns with two interceptions. Sign up now for a free seven-day trial. This is important based on the fact that if either of these teams were to win the Big Ten, an 11-1 Notre Dame would be heavi...

Facebook investigates WhatsApp outage Facebook investigates WhatsApp outage

The status at the top of the WhatsApp Application only keep spinning around with "connecting" and never get through. Users reported WhatsApp, the world's most popular messaging service, had begun to gradually function again about 30 minutes after i...

LG begins beta testing Android 8.0 update for V30 in South Korea LG begins beta testing Android 8.0 update for V30 in South Korea

Today, those in South Korea will be able to get their hands on the update through LG's OS Preview Program that will allow V30 owners to update to Android 8.0. Users in South Korea can try out the official beta before the public version is released...

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