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Google Maps Is Removing That Cupcake Calorie Counter After User Backlash

Google has chose to remove an update to Maps that shows users how many calories they would burn if they walked to their destination. This feature kept track of the calories by using cupcakes as units. "To help put that into perspective, we've es...

Microsoft's Latest Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Now Available

The Fall Creators Update is the fourth major upgrade offered to the operating system, which first launched in 2015. Once you download and open up the tool, installing the Fall Creators Update is fairly easy as you just need to click on the "Next"...

Mobile kills unlimited data usage when traveling to Canada and Mexico

The mobile carrier has announced that you can now call anywhere in the US, Canada and Mexico and you will not be charged any extra, the calls will be part of your plan. While 5GB is a healthy amount for a short trip, it's still going to change your...

After posting record profit, Samsung CEO resigns

Mr Kwon had been expected to take a bigger role in leading the company out of the bribery affair, which also engulfed South Korea's disgraced former president, Park Geun-hye. 'We are fortunately making record earnings right now, but this is the fru...

Teens On Amazon: Parents, Here's How-To Approve, Block Purchases

On the other end of the spectrum, the move could be seen as an effort to indoctrinate teens and get them addicted to Amazon early, before they become loyal to a competitor. The parent will choose a payment method and shipping addresses their teen can...

Here's a Preview of Halo Recruit Running in Mixed Reality

As he put it, "Space is the ultimate interface ". For example, gamers who can't attend the next Xbox event in person may be able to do so using a headset and this app. They also promised that more VR games are coming to the Microsoft Store and Wi...

Google, Facebook and Twitter put out fake news on Las Vegas massacre

Google , which was running reports from 4chan in some of its search queries as a top story , explained to us what went wrong... and how it enabled some false information from one of the web's shadier corners to land as a top result. A 4chan mess...

Google is building competitor to the Amazon Echo Show, says report

For those of you who don't know, the Amazon Echo is a lineup of smart speakers and now a smart alarm clock. In addition, the device has also seen improvements made to its speakers and microphone technology, so it should not only sound bette...

Apple Explains iPhone X Face ID Security

Buyback period of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus is between September 1, 2018 and December 31, 2018, forcing customers to use the phone till then. The base model of the Apple iPhone 8 (64GB) is priced at Rs 64,000. The iPhone 8 features 12MP rear came...

Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 for Nintendo Switch lacks online multiplayer with friends

In this edition's version of "The Journey", Alex Hunter returns to the game, visiting L.A. on his off-season tour , and finding the Galaxy among the teams vying to sign him. No matter if you're playing seasons online, ultimate team or just messing...

JK: Top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist gunned down by security forces

A police spokesperson said Najar was baptized in militancy after killing then HM Chief Commander Abdul Majid Dar in 2003. "After carrying a number of militant activities, he had fled to Pakistan in 2015 and took refuge in a militant camps there", I...

Arsene Wenger speaks about Europa League issues ahead of Chelsea clash

Wenger does not believe playing Thursday to Sunday this season will damage his side's Premier League campaign. It is already clear that reasserting themselves in the Premier League will be a huge task for Arsenal this season. That could open the...

Irma knocks out power to more than 33000 in SC

Despite thousands still experiencing power outages, Tallahassee electric crews did work overnight to restore power to more than 11,000 customers. They headed out Sunday and were joined by linemen from Meeker, MN Valley - Jordan, Stearns, Todd-Waden...

Mercedes Project One Goes Overboard With F1 Obsession

The Project One is packing an F1-derived V6 and four electric motors , allowing it to go from zero to two hundred kilometres per hour in under six seconds. A monstrous carbonfibre stabilising "shark fin" incorporates the roof-mounted engine inta...

New Leaf to be built on Wearside after £36m investment

At an advance viewing of the new Leaf in Tokyo, Nissan executives said the car's structure had been designed with adaptability in mind. Research has shown that Leaf buyers wanted a vehicle below the $30,000 starting price, but they also wanted ...

Teased Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Renders Indicate Stunning Concept Design

So, the leaks are lineup up with some features already as usual. Apart from that, there are quite a few images of the promo campaign for the Mi MIX 2 in China. The new display might be a slightly smaller panel if not the same 6.4-inch as its pr...

Samsung Galaxy J7+ with dual cameras, Android Nougat and 3000mAh battery launched

On to the camera, recent mid-tier smartphones from Samsung offers top class optics. Till now we were taking Samsung SM-C7100 as Samsung Galaxy C7 (2017) smartphone. The device is backed by a 2,850mAh non-removable battery and might come with ad...

Google Assistant is making its way to third-party speakers and appliances

Google highlighted three speakers that will carry Google Assistant: the Zolo Mojo from popular accessories maker Anker , the TicHome Mini from Chinese manufacturer Mobvoi, and Panasonic's SC-GA10. Essentially, if you love Google Assistant ...

Hot new app? Most of us can't be bothered to download it

With Google's new mobile OS iteration Android Oreo now official, the first eligible devices such as the Pixel and Nexus smartphones have already started receiving it. The new permission system will not just show an enable/disable toggle but will al...

Android Oreo supports theming without root

It is called Android Oreo as many smartphone geeks suspected. Pixel and Nexus users will be among the first to get the new update, which is not surprising at all. We know that Android Oreo will not be made available for most of the devices out ...

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Teased Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Renders Indicate Stunning Concept Design

So, the leaks are lineup up with some features already as usual. Apart from that, there are quite a few images of the promo campaign for the Mi MIX 2 in China. The new displa...

Samsung Galaxy J7+ with dual cameras, Android Nougat and 3000mAh battery launched

On to the camera, recent mid-tier smartphones from Samsung offers top class optics. Till now we were taking Samsung SM-C7100 as Samsung Galaxy C7 (2017) smartphone. The devic...

Google Assistant is making its way to third-party speakers and appliances

Google highlighted three speakers that will carry Google Assistant: the Zolo Mojo from popular accessories maker Anker , the TicHome Mini from Chinese manufacturer Mobvoi, a...

Hot new app? Most of us can't be bothered to download it

With Google's new mobile OS iteration Android Oreo now official, the first eligible devices such as the Pixel and Nexus smartphones have already started receiving it. The new per...

Android Oreo supports theming without root

It is called Android Oreo as many smartphone geeks suspected. Pixel and Nexus users will be among the first to get the new update, which is not surprising at all. We know that ...

Taylor Swift is now a retailer of snake jewelry

Adding insult to injury, Nicki Minaj is a featured guest on the track and in the video - and she has her own heated history with Swift . "The role you made me play / of th...

Google and Walmart unveil e-commerce partnership

Until now, Walmart's enormous inventory was available online only through the company's own website. "From the end of September, we will work with Google to offer hundreds of...

Rocket League® - Nintendo Switch Battle-Cars Trailer

These two cars have a specialised boost called "Super Star" which is appropriate. Today Psyonix revealed three battlecars that will be available only in the Switch version, with ...

Release Date For Yakuza 6 Revealed

According to a press release, North Americans can expect to play the final chapter of the Dragon of Dojima in Yakuza 6 on March 20, 2018, exclusively on the PS4. The plot of the ...

Huawei Mate 10 Concept Renders Spotted Online along with Specs

The bezel-less display doesn't come off as a big surprise as it was already confirmed by Huawei's CEO. Here, we round up all the latest news and rumours about the Huawei Mate ...

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Game of Thrones episode leaked, Star India responsible this time

They also stated that they are going to take this matter seriously and the perpetrators will face legal remedial actions. The hack has seen episodes of Ballers and Room 104 a...

Microsoft Store drops 1tb Surface Book model

Microsoft Store drops 1tb Surface Book model

You will be able to purchase any of these devices on a 24-month payment plan 24-month payment plan at zero per cent April for the first two years. On Tuesday, Microsoft announ...

Microsoft and Tobii team up to add Eye Control to Windows 10

Microsoft and Tobii team up to add Eye Control to Windows 10

But, like most high-end features on Windows 10 , Eye Control is not supposed to work without compatible hardware. But Microsoft says that it's open to working with additional h...

Samsung comes up with a flip phone with dual displays

Samsung comes up with a flip phone with dual displays

The smartphone comes with two screens and runs on Android 6 Marshmallow. From this launch, it seems that the flip phone era is coming back. There is no any Bixby button available...

Microsoft To Chop Off MS Paint In The New Update

Microsoft To Chop Off MS Paint In The New Update

Earlier, media reports said on Monday that Microsoft's Windows 10 Fall Creators Update that is expected soon will not feature the 1985-released MS Paint , a popular a...