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Dec 20 2017

Governments are making more Facebook data requests than ever

Facebook also published five previously undisclosed National Security Letters (NSLs) in its report -controversial orders enabling U.S. authorities, most frequently the Fe...

Dec 20 2017

McCain to Miss Pivotal Senate Tax Vote After Chemotherapy Complications

He's spending the holidays with his family and will be skipping the final vote on the GOP tax plan , which is now expected to take place this week. He cast a vote Monday...

Dec 20 2017

Facebook expands its use of facial recognition technology

And that, in turn, means Facebook has a new powerful tool for mapping who knows who on the social network. For other photos, you'll only get notified if you're in the aud...

Dec 18 2017

Bengals HC Marvin Lewis Plans To Leave Team Following The 2017 Season

Lewis expressed his appreciation this week for the support from his former lieutenant. "I have not made any decisions". Green is a six-time Pro Bowler, but he will be u...

Dec 14 2017

Samsung updates its Notebook 9 ultrabooks with even bigger batteries

When removing the pen, it launches S Pen shortcuts to apps like Samsung Notes and Autodesk Sketchbook. The new devices are expected to include Intel's 8th generation ...

Dec 14 2017

Google is opening an AI center in China

With this initiative, Google plans to hire more Chinese researchers. The field is now one of the most competitive in technology, driven by demand for skilled experts. C...

Dec 13 2017

Google adds Star Wars reality stickers for Pixel and Pixel 2

Below you'll see the Google Pixel 2 / The Last Jedi AR Stickers video spot. The only devices now running Android 8.1 are Google's Pixel and Pixel 2 phones, so...

Dec 13 2017

Apple confirms Shazam deal, Apple shares move higher

Shazam app responded with a text message containing the name of the artist and the title of the song. If the reported valuation of the deal turns out to be true, then ...

Dec 12 2017

Google Home Price Drops, Just In Time For Christmas

Google is now offering a range of smart speakers. Google says that the device is 20 times more powerful than the original Google Home . Currently, the Google Home Max ...

Dec 10 2017

'Zelda' Takes Home Game of The Year Award At 2017 Game Awards

Though fanboys like to make it out like Nintendo , Sony, and Microsoft are all enemies, this is undoubtedly not the truth. "On behalf of all the staff who worked on the ...

Dec 09 2017

Soulcalibur VI announced for 2018

The soul still burns in the 1998 3D arena sword fighter series, as this next entry is slated for a 2018 release, just in time for the franchise's 20 anniversary. Soul Cal...

Dec 08 2017

Amazon Prime Video Lands On Apple TV

Prime Video is a subscription service and comes with Amazon Original Movies, Prime Originals (such as Man In The High Castle and The Grand Tour ), Hollywood blockbusters...

Dec 07 2017

Google Maps Gets Motorcycle Mode in India

It is now available in India starting today, with plans to roll out the feature in other countries in the coming months". Google announced the feature at its Google f...

Dec 07 2017

Snow and Storm Caroline heading for Ireland

The Met Office said icy surfaces are also likely to be an additional hazard, especially overnight. Strong northwest winds may cause drifting of the snow in places with bl...

Dec 07 2017

Did Kim Kardashian Throw Shade At Taylor Swift?

Kim took to Instagram to share a picture of herself taking a photo on her iPhone of the models from her husband's 2016 music video . However, he reportedly did not info...

Dec 06 2017

How to Use Apple Pay Cash and Avoid the 3% Transaction Fee

Apple announced it in June during its developer's conference. Another aspect with the latest update is that it comes with the fix for the date bug that caused iOS 1...

Dec 05 2017

2017's one and only supermoon soars over Washington

The moon rises behind the Uppatasanti Pagoda seen in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Dec. 3, 2017. Even more so if it's a supermoon. The pull of the full moon mean tides will be bo...

Dec 05 2017

Why Facebook launched a Messenger app for kids

Dubbed as Messenger Kids, the app enables preteens to safely communicate with their parents and friends, claims the company. On Monday, the tech firm said it is rolli...

Dec 02 2017

Apple Launches New Countersuit Against Qualcomm on The Basis Of Patent Infringement

The iPhone maker filed the lawsuit as a countersuit considering that Qualcomm had filed a lawsuit in July, accusing Apple of patent infringement on various patents ...

Dec 01 2017

Google's new Datally app will help you save mobile data

Datally can also tell you when you're near public Wi-Fi and help you get connected. The app was already available for testing in Philippines since last few months. The...