Friday February 28-th, 2020

Facebook won't take down Trump's anti-Biden ad Facebook won't take down Trump's anti-Biden ad

The mammoth social media platform said the move was "grounded in Facebook's fundamental belief in free expression, respect for the democratic process, and belief that in mature democracies with a free press, political speech is already arguably t...

Turkey begins offensive in Syria with air strikes Turkey begins offensive in Syria with air strikes

Earlier, he tweeted a denial that this constitutes a betrayal of the Kurds . Altun added that the Kurdish People's Protection Units, also known as the YPG, had two options: "They can defect or we will have stop them from disrupting our counter-IS...

China calls 'foul' on the National Basketball Association China calls 'foul' on the National Basketball Association

It is not the first time that China has used its monster market to intimidate organizations that seek to make money in that country, and it will not be the last. China's stability-obsessed Communist Party may also fear upsetting fans too much by b...

First image of new Apex Legends character Revenant potentially revealed First image of new Apex Legends character Revenant potentially revealed

Apex Legends is available now for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. There have also been reports from fans that Vault keys have been added to the game and can be used on the World's End map. The main feature of the event will be Shadowfall , which takes pla...

Doom Eternal delayed to March 2020, Doom 64 now a preorder bonus Doom Eternal delayed to March 2020, Doom 64 now a preorder bonus

The developer acknowledges that "many fans will be disappointed by this delay", and says that "we're grateful to every Doom fan for your dedication and support". The ambitious plans for the sequel could partially explain the delay, since id Softwar...

Essential unveils new phone with Essential unveils new phone with "radically different" form factor

It looks like Essential GEM is the same phone that was reported earlier. Essential has been in a hardware slumber for over two years after launching its first and only phone - the eponymous Essential Phone . We've seen phones of many shapes and ...

It Looks Like the Pixel 4 Will Be More Expensive It Looks Like the Pixel 4 Will Be More Expensive

The Google Pixel 4 is set to be announced on October 15 , and we've just gotten a sneak preview of something that's likely to feature in the launch event, as camera samples that Google apparently intends (or intended) to use to promote the upcomin...

Motorola One Macro Launched with Triple Rear Cameras, Helio P70 Motorola One Macro Launched with Triple Rear Cameras, Helio P70

The Motorola One Macro's rear camera supports features such as 8x digital zoom, high res zoom, live filter, shot optimisation, smart composition, auto smile capture, and cinemagraph among others. The smartphone also comes with a 4,000 mAh non-rem...

Adam Silver: NBA to Protect 'Employees' Freedom of Speech' Adam Silver: NBA to Protect 'Employees' Freedom of Speech'

The phrase is a popular slogan at the protests in Hong Kong that have raged for months . At a news conference in Japan - where the Rockets played the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday - Mr Silver said the broadcast cancellation was unexpected, and tha...

California may see 3rd blackout amid fire fears California may see 3rd blackout amid fire fears

PG&E announced they are continuing to monitor the potential of dry, strong wind planning to sweep through in the middle of the week. The orange areas are regions where PG&E may temporarily shut off power due to weather and fire risk conditions as e...

Spotify finally works with Siri Spotify finally works with Siri

With iOS 13 , Siri is becoming more open to services that compete with Apple's own. The feature marks a milestone for third-party apps as up until this point, the only music service you could control with Siri was Apple Music. Making requests dire...

PG&E Power Outage? Humboldt Officials Await the Final Word PG&E Power Outage? Humboldt Officials Await the Final Word

It was the second consecutive public safety power shutoff in that week, after the company had previously left about 24,000 customers across three northern California counties in the dark. An update was expected around 1 p.m. The Diablo winds, sim...

Tile releases new Tile Sticker Bluetooth tracker Tile releases new Tile Sticker Bluetooth tracker

Even if it's inside your wheel arch, or somewhere where it's likely to get a bit of a testing ride. The device, which retails for $40 for a 2-pack or $60 for a 4-pack, has a three-year battery life, 150 feet of range, is waterproof and features adhes...

Intel's workstation X-series chips are a bit faster and much cheaper Intel's workstation X-series chips are a bit faster and much cheaper

Prices range from $294 for the 6-core W-2223 all the way up to $1,333 for the leading 18-core W-2295. For that, Intel has turned to an additional new workstation product line, the Xeon W-22xx series chips. Deep Learning Boost, on the other hand, ...

Google streamlines music transfers between Home and Nest devices Google streamlines music transfers between Home and Nest devices

For years now we have had casting of music, videos and podcasts but there has never been an easy way to transfer the stream from one device to another until now. Alternatively, you could go in the opposite direction - say if you've finished distracti...

Microsoft patent application describes a vibrating floor mat for VR Microsoft patent application describes a vibrating floor mat for VR

Microsoft's floor mat would define an activity zone to play in and make sure that it could always pinpoint the user's location through various sensors. Pressure sensors inside the mat could be used to help work out a user's position in three-dimensi...

Windows 10’s printer fix causes even more bugs - and potential boot failure Windows 10’s printer fix causes even more bugs - and potential boot failure

EMS support has been available for all the supported versions of Windows since calendar year 2015 and is being incrementally enforced by the installation of the October 8, 2019 and later monthly updates. According to a user on Reddit (via Techdo...

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare PlayStation 4 Pro bundle revealed Call of Duty: Modern Warfare PlayStation 4 Pro bundle revealed

It isn't rare to see such a thing, as Sony often announces bundles for big-name titles, whether those games are its own or are coming from third-party publishers. Operations : As you infil into one of the many war-torn zones within Special Ops, ...

Sony Unveils A New Mid-Range Xperia Phone Under Its 2019 Lineup Sony Unveils A New Mid-Range Xperia Phone Under Its 2019 Lineup

The phone will be available in multiple colour options, including grey, black, orange, and blue. There's Gorilla Glass 6 on front and back as well. First off, this is likely to be Sony's first mid-ranger to feature IP65/68 certification (dust and...

Here are 7 Upcoming Features on WhatsApp Here are 7 Upcoming Features on WhatsApp

Thankfully, WABetaInfo reports that WhatsApp beta for Android v2.19.282 continues work on a dark theme for the app, as well as on the disappearing messages feature that was previously spotted . Fingerprint unlock: Fingerprint unlock is one feat...

Blizzard suspends pro gamer from competition over Hong Kong comments Blizzard suspends pro gamer from competition over Hong Kong comments

Blitzchung was banned from Hearthstone tournaments for one year and will forfeit his Grandmasters prize earnings following his recent on-stream political statement in favor of the Hong Kong liberation movement against the Chinese government.

'Marvel's Avengers' Adds Ms Marvel To Roster Of Playable Characters 'Marvel's Avengers' Adds Ms Marvel To Roster Of Playable Characters

Here she is exposed to Terrigen Mist and develops her powers, forcing her into hiding, but five years later she discovers a conspiracy and heads out to reassemble heroes in a world where they're outlawed. It's not the first time that Ms Marvel has ...

Official Call of Duty Mobile PC emulator allows cross-play and more Official Call of Duty Mobile PC emulator allows cross-play and more

Reuters has revealed via Sensor Tower analytics firm that Call of Duty: Mobile has now surpassed 100 million downloads across iOS and Android, making history for the fastest mobile game to reach this install base in just one week after its initial...

Tesla owners could soon swap vehicle horn sound for goat sound Tesla owners could soon swap vehicle horn sound for goat sound

Just when you thought it was safe to go back to reading vehicle industry news, Elon Musk rears his head and promises fart noises and goat bleating that can replace your Tesla's horn, according to a post he made Sunday on Twitter. Laws vary state to...

Android devices hit by zero-day exploit Google thought it had patched Android devices hit by zero-day exploit Google thought it had patched

Google says they stabilized WiFi and gesture navigation, fixed a memory drain in the UI for all phones, fixed missing heads-up notifications, and more. In addition, there is a fix for a high severity framework flaw that impacts RegisteredServicesCach...

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