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Dozens of more USA troops dispatched to Somalia

Africa Command, Commander General Thomas Waldhauser, said last month. The group has been staging numerous attacks in Somalia in an attempt to create an Islamic state ruled by Sharia law. He said that, after more than a decade of the insurgency, al-Sh...

Jaguar F-Pace SUV wins World Car of the Year 2017 title

On top of this the F-Pace was also awarded the World Car Design award, with the SUV showcasing Jaguar's design pedigree. The awards director, Mike Rutherford stated "Jaguar has done the unthinkable by first securing the World Car Design of the Y...

LeBron James Used Instagram to Preview Kendrick's New Album, 'DAMN.'

The album isn't slated to drop until midnight but if you're LeBron James, well, you get perks. Kendrick Lamar unveiled the cover art and tracklist to his upcoming DAMN . Will you be buying Kendrick Lamar's new album on Amazon? The follow up ...

Google launches WebVR Experiments for Daydream, Cardboard

Yesterday, Google WebVR on Chrome was announced and now will be supported in Google Cardboard as well. WebVR on Google Chrome is essentially something that websites need to enable to give their users a VR experience without the need to do...

US regulators aim to keep the ban on in-flight phone calls

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai appears to have enough votes to axe that plan, which he considers " ill-conceived ". Most people who ride on planes actually look forward to that rare moment of peace and quiet (well except if there are chattering passengers or ...

Apple iPhone 8: OLED display, possible launch delay and other rumours

A report said a few weeks ago that Samsung had similar plans for the Galaxy S8, but Synaptics wasn't able to deliver its in-screen fingerprint scanning technology in time. remains low" while Apple "seems unwilling to use other vendors' products". ...

IPhone 8: Apple developing new battery management tech

Karsten Iltgen, analyst for German bank Bankhaus Lampe, cut his rating on Dialog Semiconductor this Tuesday, sending the chip manufacturer's shares down the slope. In-house designed Apple chips will also allow for quicker customization and deploy...

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro becomes the first Samsung smartphone with 6GB RAM

As the top-line handsets for the world's biggest smartphone vendor, the Galaxy S8 models will challenge the latest Apple iPhones. Then the phone will be able to download a "best-in-class productivity experience with Microsoft applications such as O...

Instagram Direct Adds Disappearing Photos and Videos to Direct Threads

The new feature is now available for iOS and Android with the Instagram 10.16 update. "Texts and reshares will now appear in the same thread with disappearing photos and videos , so you can seamlessly go back and forth with your friends", the co...

Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk officially revealed

Hold on to your hats, because Jeep has revealed what it claims will be the world's quickest and most powerful production SUV: the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. Up until now, the Bentley Bentayga was the world's most powerful SUV with its W12 engine ...

Twitter rejects US effort to unmask anti-Trump users

On Thursday, Reuters broke the story that Twitter is suing the USA government for trying to make the company give up the identity of the person or people running an anti-Trump account on its platform. The account also posted a screengrab of the ...

Honor 8 Pro Vs. Honor 8: Huawei Premium And Mid-Range Smartphone Comparison

The original Honor 8 launched for at the cut-price £369.99, which considering its glitzy diamond-cut metal design , serviceable processing power and nifty dual-camera, was approaching OnePlus' signature value-for-money level. No Leica branding o...

Watch Beyoncé and Jay Z Get Their Matching 'IV' Wedding Tattoos

Forget flowers and champagne - Beyoncé and Jay Z are celebrating their anniversary today (April 4) in true superstar fashion. "9 years already??? Congratulations to the Carters❤❤on their Anniversary", Knowles wrote. Titled " IV EVER EVER ", the...

Derrick Rose to have knee surgery, miss rest of season

Though the team has struggled its way to a disappointing 29-48 record, Rose had played in 64 games, averaging 18 points, 4.4 assists and 3.8 rebounds per night. He first tore his meniscus ten games removed from returning to the Bulls after tearing hi...

Oculus cofounder Palmer Luckey is leaving the company

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey is leaving Facebook nearly three years after he sold his virtual reality startup to the social giant for more than $2 billion. Facebook was ordered in February to pay ZeniMax $500 million to cover the damages. "We'r...

Xbox One March Update Adds Beam Streaming, new Guide

Speaking of the Guide, Microsoft says it is now faster and more intuitive following today's update. Major Nelson has just announced the latest Xbox One update that will be rolling our today, bringing the Beam livestreaming app with it. The Beam a...

Ford recalls 570K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

The automaker said it would recall 230,756 vehicles with 1.6-liter GTDI engines that can overheat due to a lack of coolant circulation that can crack the cylinder head, causing a pressurized oil leak. Driving at speeds over 75 miles per hour can resu...

Truecaller, Google tie up to improve video calling

Truecaller today announced its largest ever brand and product transformation. The other big announcement was the introduction of the app to feature phones. Lastly, we now have Truecaller pay which will allow anyone in India to send and receive mo...

Hands on with the Android O Developer Preview

Clicking that option will open up the file picker where users will be able to select any sound file that they want, which means that users can choose from songs or maybe specially downloaded audio clips that they want to use as their ringtone.

Carrie Fisher's final Star Wars scenes won't change

So: it sounds like we'll get to see a young Han Solo through a six-year period. Yep, Han Solo isn't actually his birth name. "Her performance remains as it was in "8", he said. Speaking at a USC tech conference (via Variety ), Iger revealed ...

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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...