Thursday July 19-th, 2018

Australian court rules man can sue Google for defamation Australian court rules man can sue Google for defamation

In the 2012 decision, a jury ruled Google had failed to act when Mr Trkulja's lawyers wrote to them demanding action over the " grossly defamatory " content. that the appellant was somehow associated with the Melbourne criminal underworld", the c...

Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 launched with upgraded internals Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 launched with upgraded internals

Like its 2017 predecessor, the Chromebook Plus (V2) includes a 12.2-inch display , only this time around, resolution takes a dip to 1920×1080. As you may recall, Samsung announced the original Chromebook Plus-along with the physically iden...

U.S. net neutrality rules cease to apply U.S. net neutrality rules cease to apply

It now sits in a committee, and it doesn't seem like it will be leaving there anytime soon. But some observers said the state's right to pre-empt the FCC's nationwide rules will be challenged in the courts. Internet providers could choose to priori...

The OnePlus 6 sold over 1 million units in just 22 days The OnePlus 6 sold over 1 million units in just 22 days

The success of the OnePlus 6 was evident after it took its limited edition Silk White just 24 hours to sell out in Europe. "We are definitely happy with these results and most important, that users like the new phone", Lau said, noting that its...

Microsoft To ‘Heavily Redesign’ Surface Pro 6, Due Next Year Microsoft To ‘Heavily Redesign’ Surface Pro 6, Due Next Year

The reporting comes courtesy of Thurrott , which says that three new devices are in the works. Last we heard, a report from Bloomberg revealed that the software giant is also working on a $400 Surface tablet . According to ZDNet's Mary Jo ...

This Samsung smartphone may cost more than Rs 1,35,000 This Samsung smartphone may cost more than Rs 1,35,000

It's been two years since we heard the words " it's coming very soon " from an executive but still nothing. Recently, Huawei and Motorola had got patents for the same and Samsung has been working on one for quite sometime now. "Unlike FOD, part...

Resident Evil 2 Is a Brilliant and Terrifying Reinvention Resident Evil 2 Is a Brilliant and Terrifying Reinvention

Presumably, the same requirements for unlocking both Tofu and Hulk will be similar, although the remake of Resident Evil 2 will apparently ditch the original game's A and B scenarios in favour of one unified narrative each for Leon and Claire.

5-year-old boy and bear at play at Nashville Zoo 5-year-old boy and bear at play at Nashville Zoo

The bear jumped into the water and swam right up to the glass where Ian was. Picture: FacebookThe unlikely friends jumped up and down with each other for 10 minutes until they got exhausted. Patrick managed to film the tail-end of what he said turned...

It sure looks like Google is trying to make Pixelbooks run Windows It sure looks like Google is trying to make Pixelbooks run Windows

In an odd twist, the folks over at XDA Developers this week discovered some code inside Chrome OS that suggests that Google's Pixelbook could natively boot both Chrome OS and Windows 10 . With this hurdle passed it means the certified hardware...

Sony Issues Statement Regarding Fortnite Cross-Platform Play on PS4 Sony Issues Statement Regarding Fortnite Cross-Platform Play on PS4

It comes with a skin, some back bling, and a few V-Bucks so that you can pick something out from the in-game store. The lack of cross-play means any purchases they've made on PS4 won't carry over to the Switch. Sony chiefs are under pressure to res...

PokeBall Plus Will Come With Mew as Exclusive Pokemon Nintendo Confirmed PokeBall Plus Will Come With Mew as Exclusive Pokemon Nintendo Confirmed

The Pokeball Go Plus device can serve as a alternative to the joy-con for both Pokemon Let's Go Eevee and Pikachu. Interested parties can pick up the accessory in a Pokemon: Let's Go , Pikachu or Pokemon: Let's Go, Eevee bundle for $99.99 or...

Fire Emblem: Three Houses arrives on the Nintendo Switch in spring 2019 Fire Emblem: Three Houses arrives on the Nintendo Switch in spring 2019

In addition to building a party of companions a new troop formation is coming whereby individual units can be supported directly on the battlefield. As you might expect, the experience is a graphical upgrade over Fire Emblem Awakening , Fates ( Bi...

"Daemon X Machina" Game Revealed with Shoji Kawamori Designs

The game is in development at Marvelous First Studio and counts on an absolutely star-spangled cast. Daemon X Machina , a new title in the vein of the Armored Core series, has been unveiled by Nintendo with a new teaser trailer. The result looks...

Samsung could supply 6.9-inch AMOLED panel for the Huawei Mate 20 Samsung could supply 6.9-inch AMOLED panel for the Huawei Mate 20

For comparison, the display size of Samsung Galaxy Note is equal to 9 of 6.38 inches. It is also being speculated that these panels will be used for Huawei's upcoming smartphone scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2018 or first quarter of next year.

E3 2018: Ubisoft Announces ‘Trials Rising,’ Opens Closed Beta Registration E3 2018: Ubisoft Announces ‘Trials Rising,’ Opens Closed Beta Registration

After showing the trailer, the game's title, Trials Rising , was displayed with the tagline "Eat Dirt". So players can be sure that it will certainly be very much challenging. A new mode called Tandem Bike will have you split control of a motorcycle...

We Finally Know What IHOP Is Changing Its Name To We Finally Know What IHOP Is Changing Its Name To

Sure, sales have plateaued in the past few years, but as recently as three years ago, IHOP was celebrating its highest sales numbers in a decade. IHOP ... Last week we heard that IHOP was planning on changing its name to IHOB , but we had no id...

Four-door fury: Meet the 444 kW Aston Martin Rapide AMR Four-door fury: Meet the 444 kW Aston Martin Rapide AMR

Previewed in a concept past year, the production version is described by Andy Palmer as taking the model "to new and exciting extremes". Aston Martin has unveiled the all-new Rapide AMR 2018, a production version of the concept auto revealed at the...

Hot Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Polestar Engineered previewed Hot Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Polestar Engineered previewed

Polestar has fine-tuned the engine control unit to raise the T8 plug-in hybrid drivetrain's outputs from 298kW and 640Nm to 309kW and 670Nm. Suspension tweaks include the addition of Öhlins shock absorbers with dual-flow valves, as well as the adop...

Apple to undercut popular law-enforcement tool for cracking iPhones Apple to undercut popular law-enforcement tool for cracking iPhones

When questioned by Reuters , Apple explicitly mentioned the protection of its customers in countries where law enforcement uses the aforementioned hacking tools - many of which have much looser human-rights protections than are present in the US.

Telltale Games are coming to Netflix, including a Stranger Things game Telltale Games are coming to Netflix, including a Stranger Things game

While services like PlayStation Now have seen some success, interactive adventure games are much better suited to the format. Netflix also is working on interactive series like Stretch Armstrong: The Breakout and Buddy Thunderstruck: The Maybe...

New Vivo Nex Phone Has No Notch, and Almost No Bezels New Vivo Nex Phone Has No Notch, and Almost No Bezels

The phone features a glass and metal build and that revolutionary fingerprint sensor just underneath the screen . We hope it will be launching in other places, but right now it's only confirmed as a device for those in China where the price has ye...

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s Season Pass Won’t Include Separate Content Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s Season Pass Won’t Include Separate Content

Another key aspect of this Black Ops Pass is the inclusion of Zombies, especially after rumors indicated Black Ops 4 could have a Zombies-only Season Pass . This might be confusing for those that buy the standard edition of the game and want to ...

Jaguar Now Offering E-Pace With Adaptive Suspension, Cheaper Engine Jaguar Now Offering E-Pace With Adaptive Suspension, Cheaper Engine

The new E-Pace petrol engine can be ordered now, priced from £33,500. It'll return 34.4mpg and emit 186g/km CO2. In other titivations to the E-Pace range, Jaguar has now added adaptive suspension to the mix, with the Adaptive Dynamics system - wh...

Microsoft Office update brings simplified design, better search Microsoft Office update brings simplified design, better search

As with the previous release back in April of this year, this latest Office 2019 preview will be available internally to businesses who have yet to take the move over to Microsoft's cloud-based Office 365 offering. The firm explained that users...

Net neutrality is no more. Here's what that means Net neutrality is no more. Here's what that means

Blocking: Internet service providers could not discriminate against any lawful content by blocking websites or apps. Want access to Facebook and Twitter? Greer predicts that ISPs will first create packages that seem favorable to consumers, such...

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