Saturday January 29-th, 2022

Visitors From Seven States May Visit Mass. Without Quarantining Visitors From Seven States May Visit Mass. Without Quarantining

Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito also announced a new $20 million rental assistance program that will use a mix of CARES Act and other federal funds to provide relief of up to $4,000 per household to families struggling to pay their rents or mortgages due to CO...

Apple stops selling iPhone 8 in India Apple stops selling iPhone 8 in India

The display is Apple's Retina HD unit, which is an LCD panel. I'm still waiting on specs to see what we're looking at from a contrast ratio perspective here, but it does have True Tone. It also brought all six lighting effects to the front-facing c...

USA government agency warns of fresh Palo Alto VPN security flaw USA government agency warns of fresh Palo Alto VPN security flaw

PAN-OS is Palo Alto's custom operating system. "Resources that can be protected by SAML-based single sign-on (SSO) authentication are GlobalProtect Gateway, GlobalProtect Portal, GlobalProtect Clientless VPN, Authentication and Captive Portal, PA...

Violence Erupts in Ethiopia After Popular Singer Is Killed Violence Erupts in Ethiopia After Popular Singer Is Killed

The prime minister, Jawar, and the slain singer are all Oromo, Ethiopia 's largest ethnic group, which long complained of being pushed to the margins of power until Abiy's 2018 appointment. "This is an act committed and inspired by domestic and fore...

Reddit Bans 'TheDonald' Forum in Crackdown; Twitch Suspends Trump's Channel Reddit Bans 'TheDonald' Forum in Crackdown; Twitch Suspends Trump's Channel

Reddit claims that r/The_Donald promotes hate speech and that it has consistently broken the rules, despite being warned several times and changing out moderators. It would appear that not even United States President Donald Trump is exempt from ...

76% Russians back reforms to extend Putin rule, say exit polls 76% Russians back reforms to extend Putin rule, say exit polls

That is consistent with the official get-out-the-vote campaign which has stressed other amendments instead. Under the proposed changes, which state exit polls suggest will be backed by over two thirds of voters, Putin would be allowed to run fo...

First official Crysis Remastered gameplay trailer coming on July 1st First official Crysis Remastered gameplay trailer coming on July 1st

The page provides an overview of the game and confirms that the game will support 4K and HDR on Xbox One X . As one of a string of leaks , Crysis Remastered info has been revealed ahead of the Wednesday morning official stream . Another pres...

Cheaper Xbox Series X to be unveiled in August Cheaper Xbox Series X to be unveiled in August

If that's true, we'll see the lower-cost alternative to the Xbox Series X sooner rather than later. Eurogamer reports that the event has now been moved to August. The latter version will ditch a 4K Blu-ray drive. This way Sony will reduce the p...

Amid ban by Indian govt, TikTok denies sharing user data with China Amid ban by Indian govt, TikTok denies sharing user data with China

When TikTok was banned briefly previous year after a state court said the app encouraged pornography, the company told the Supreme Court the ban cost it roughly $15 million (roughly Rs. Here's what the notice says, "Dear users, we are in the proc...

TikTok and 53 Other iOS Apps are Spying Your Data TikTok and 53 Other iOS Apps are Spying Your Data

Furthermore, the complete of compatible iOS 14 devices includes the iPhone SE (2020), iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, and the iPhone SE. The new change co...

Google Photos Disables Auto-Backup for WhatsApp Photos and Videos Google Photos Disables Auto-Backup for WhatsApp Photos and Videos

Don't fret, though; if you're clever, you can reenable the auto-backup option for all of your device's photo folders. "Due to COVID-19, people are sharing more photos and videos". Google Photos was recently given a facelift of sorts and along wi...

India bans TikTok, other Chinese apps amid border standoff India bans TikTok, other Chinese apps amid border standoff

Local media reported that the government "blocked 59 apps with Chinese links that included the hugely popular TikTok and UC Browser ..." Opening TikTok website in India prompts a similar message. This is the first time that India, the world's se...

YouTube TV Raises Prices From $50/Month to $65/Month YouTube TV Raises Prices From $50/Month to $65/Month

Existing subscribers will see the higher fee reflected in their subsequent billing cycle on or after July 30, YouTube said. In April 2019 , YouTube TV raised its price from $40/month to $50/month. Almost two months after announcing YouTube TV wo...

US Supreme Court Allows Public Money for Religious Schools in Major Ruling US Supreme Court Allows Public Money for Religious Schools in Major Ruling

The program made no distinction as to whether parents could use the scholarships at religious or secular schools. The scholarships can be used at both secular and religious schools, but nearly all the recipients attend religious schools. The amendmen...

What's the future of abortion rights after Monday's ruling? What's the future of abortion rights after Monday's ruling?

The United States Supreme Court on Monday struck down a Louisiana law regulating abortion clinics, reasserting a commitment to abortion rights over fierce opposition from dissenting conservative justices in the first big abortion case of th...

MediaTek launches new chipsets for budget gaming smartphones MediaTek launches new chipsets for budget gaming smartphones

It gets an Imagination PowerVR GE8320 GPU operating at a maximum frequency of 650MHz. These chipsets come just about two months after the Taiwanese chipmaker launched the Helio G85 , a mid-range gaming chipset. Both the chipsets support 1080P vide...

US FCC deems Huawei, ZTE to be threats to national security US FCC deems Huawei, ZTE to be threats to national security

Huawei and ZTE did not immediately respond to requests for comment but have previously sharply criticized the FCC's actions. In the release , the FCC stated: "As a result of today's action, money from the FCC's $8.3 billion (approximately Rs.

Realme C11 Coming To Malaysia On 7 July; Priced At RM 429 Realme C11 Coming To Malaysia On 7 July; Priced At RM 429

Redmi 9A price Redmi 9A is more affordable among the duo at RM 359 (roughly Rs 6,500). Redmi 9A, 9C availability Both the smartphones will start retailing in Malaysia in July through e-commerce platform Lazada. Additional storage can be adde...

Southern states report record coronavirus surges

Doug Ducey stopped short of ordering new restrictions but said the state would slow plans to reopen. "We believe this change reflects the facts on the ground and is consistent with the Commonwealth's approach to COVID-19 standards", Baker said.

Reddit, Twitch Clamp Down On Hate Speech, Including Trump Forums

Today, Twitch temporarily suspended the official channel of Donald Trump , the President of the United States, for hateful conduct. The content that Twitch said violated its policies on hate included a video of Trump's 2016 campaign rally in whi...

Forget the iPad Pro - Apple's cheapest iPad could get this huge upgrade Forget the iPad Pro - Apple's cheapest iPad could get this huge upgrade

However, the 8.5-inch iPad mini will be a new model of the series, reports MacRumors . The upcoming 10.8-inch model will either be replacing the current 10.2-inch model or the 8.5 inch iPad mini which would be launched as iPad mini 6 and the 10.5 in...

Tencent Unveils Gameplay Videos Of Metal Slug Code Tencent Unveils Gameplay Videos Of Metal Slug Code

Over the weekend, Tencent's Timi Studios who is also engaged on Pokemon Unite , announced a fresh Metal Slug sport for mobile platforms. You can view Metal Slug Code: J's trailer above, and past the 30-second mark, you'll be treated to a f...

Samsung's upcoming Apple Watch rival has these new features Samsung's upcoming Apple Watch rival has these new features

The Watch 3 here is depicted in black, with the 45mm sizing, and an awesome Titanium band that gives it a rather premium and sophisticated look. Additionally, July 22 may just be the date Samsung unveils of the Galaxy Watch 3 and may not necessaril...

OnePlus Nord revealed - and it's more than just a phone OnePlus Nord revealed - and it's more than just a phone

In non-marketing speak, that means devices that have some premium features but come in at prices that undercut flagship devices from other companies. "Launching the OnePlus Nord product line marks the beginning of an exciting new chapter for OnePlu...

U.S. top court strikes down law limiting abortions

Wade decision guaranteeing abortion rights in the U.S. "Even under the Chief Justice's approach to stare decisis , continued adherence to these precedents can not be justified", he writes, adding his belief of the Constitutional illegitimacy of...

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