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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 ...

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 the fool, no I don't like you ". One viral tweet connects the release...

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 thousands of articles that can be controlled by voice via Google Wi...

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 themed vehicles for Mario , Luigi, and Samus' Gunship. Whether or not...

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 new installment in the series sees the main protagonist Kazuma Kiryu s...

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 10 , including its release date, possible United Kingdom pricing, desi...

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 apparently released online in addition to written material from Game...

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 announced a new Surface Plus program for regular users and businesses, whic...

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 hardware vendors to extend the hardware options for the users.

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 on the device so Bixby support will note be available on this Flip P...

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 app among children that has seen several generations grow with it.

Higher phone part sales boost Sony profit in Q2

The company attributed the increase in operating income and revenue to higher sales in recorded music and from its visual media and platform operation, which included strong performances of its Fate/Grand Order mobile game. During the current q...

Motorola Starts Preorders for Moto Z2 Force Edition Smartphone

It uses the same Moto Mod system that Motorola has released so this means you can connect it to any of the Moto Z modular smartphones. The Moto Z2 Force Edition will be available in Super Black and Fine Gold. It goes on sale in the U.S. on ...

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Call of Duty 2018: New Leak Points to Black Ops 4

Yeah, we know. It's rather weird. What you do get in the box though is a fantastic return to form for Call of Duty with a solid multiplayer that will hopefully grow and evolve ...

YouTube faces lawsuit after allegedly refusing to hire white or Asian males

About two months ago, former Google engineer James Damore made headlines after filing a lawsuit against the huge tech company for allegedly discriminating against white male cons...

Apple Said To Buy Cobalt Directly From Miners

About a quarter of total cobalt production is used by the smartphone companies to manufacture the batteries, according to Bloomberg . A confidential source, speaking to Bloombe...

Jaguar I-PACE Electric Crossover To Be Unveiled Ahead of Schedule

The Jaguar I-Pace has been previewed once again, this time during cold weather testing in Arjeplog, Sweden, ahead of its production premiere on March 1 . Here, temperatures reache...

Alexa loses her voice in Amazon Super Bowl tease starring Jeff Bezos

Apart from SMS messages, Amazon already offers free Echo to Echo calls and messages. Amazon announced the launch of a new feature for Alexa devices that allows you to send SMS ...

Viral fitness tracker heat map could reveal key military secrets

The global heatmap , which was published in November 2017, tracked 1 billion activities from September 2017, according to Strava . Though the heatmap was posted a few mon...

HomePod: Features, release date and everything we know about Apple's smart speaker

Siri , as we all know, is not good. You can't ask Siri to read you your appointments or make an event. You're going to use more power if you crank it up, of course, but you proba...

Audiobooks officially launched in Google Play Store

It's easy to pick up where you left off even if you switch devices , and you can also share your favorite titles with the entire clan through Family Library for no extra charg...

Jurgen Klopp says the Reds won't be spending anymore money in January

Carvalhal had a close look at Liverpool just two days before taking over at the Liberty Stadium . It would be easy after a fantastic result for Liverpool to take their foot ...

Tim Cook Promises To Let iPhone Users Turn Off Throttling Soon

Although he wouldn't suggest users do so, he said, "If you don't want it, you can turn it off". Apple issued an apology and lowered the price of battery replacements to reduce ...

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Apple Messages 'chaiOS' bug can lock your device with a single text

Apple Messages 'chaiOS' bug can lock your device with a single text

The only reason he chose to go public is that Apple ignored his bug reports . It also appears that once the messages app crashes due to this bug, it is unable to restart. As i...

Amazon's Alexa heading to Australia with Echo smart speakers

Amazon's Alexa heading to Australia with Echo smart speakers

REA Group chief inventor Nigel Dalton says Amazon Alexa will give people a fresh way to consume property-related news, giving users access to more than 1200 articles monthly. From...

Ideal for the bedroom, Amazon's Echo Spot is coming to the UK

Ideal for the bedroom, Amazon's Echo Spot is coming to the UK

Not only is there a new Echo and the enhanced Echo Plus , but the addition of the Echo Spot sees a diversification that takes Alexa into another room of the house, with a new ...

Kia Niro EV shoots for 200-plus-mile range

Kia Niro EV shoots for 200-plus-mile range

Like much of the Korean carmaker's current line-up, the new EV features stand-out styling - while not opting for the sci-fi look that many competitors have adopted for their own ba...

Google Is Taking The Android Out Of Android Pay

Google Is Taking The Android Out Of Android Pay

But soon, "over the coming weeks", Google says it will merge the various ways it gobbles up this information under a new umbrella called Google Pay. Here's where it gets a little...