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Google Will Now Prioritize Page Speed for Mobile Search

Mobile-first indexing is a major shift away from the current practice of using computer programs to crawl, index and rank websites by first looking at the desktop version. A tool that indicates how well a page performs on the Chrome UX Report and s...

United States lawmakers urge AT&T to cut all ties with Huawei

Nearly all phones and electronics - including most "American" or "European" phones - are made in China. The US also isn't the only country to worry about the companies: the Australian government upheld a prohibition in 2013 that barred Huawei f...

Huawei is victim of U.S. 'trust deficit'

Regarding the Wall Street Journal report which claims the deal was scuttled due to security concerns, Huawei spokesman Chase Skinner said - " privacy and security are always our first priority. Because of this skepticism, including the USA govern...

Google could turn the next Pixel's touchscreen into a speaker

Google has declined to comment on the acquisition, including how much might have been paid for Redux. Redux's technology could also be used create haptic feedback - which gives the sense of touch on a surface such as a screen. This technology can fre...

HTC announces Vive Pro with increased resolution and built-in headphones

These will be available via a revamped version of the Viveport VR store. CES appears to have other players in the wireless-VR space, as well, and we'll do our best at Ars to cover or go hands on with any promising VR demos, especially any with the ...

Details, images, and pricing of the Nokia 6 (2018) revealed

The great changes of the Nokia 6 (2018) come from the inside. The fingerprint scanner in Nokia 6 is embedded into the home button on the front. Bummer. The biggest change that HMD Global has implemented to the second-generation Nokia 6 is i...

Amazon: Echo Dot top-selling product over holidays

A Google spokesperson made a statement regarding its battle with Amazon stating that since Amazon doesn't carry Google products like Chromecast and Google Home , nor does it make Prime Video available for GoogleCast users, Google is no longe...

Sid Meier's Civilization VI is now available on iPad

And it's not the trial version or some joke-half of game. You can buy Civilization VI in the iOS App Store for $30 until January 4. While an earlier cut-down entry in the franchise, Civilization Revolution, was available on consoles and table...

Jio vs Idea vs Vodafone vs Airtel: Prepaid and Postpaid Plans

For the purposes of simplicity, we're excluding all packs and plans that offer more than 1GB data per day per month. "For high data users, the MRP 299 plan offers free voice, unlimited data (2-GB high-speed 4G data a day), unlimited SMS and access ...

Catherine: Full Body Coming to PS4 and Vita

Look for "deep discussions" and an official trailer on December 22, when the development team goes live on Niconico to reveal more about Catherine: Full Body . The new character, "Rin" is a piano player at the bar that Vincent frequents. There's...

Forecast Calls for White Christmas in Iceland

As of Monday evening, the possibilities for the Christmas high temperature in Richmond range from the 30s to the 70s, with a better than even chance of clouds and showers. The lack of rain and snow across the region can be largely attributed to a d...

There's Going To Be A Fantastic Meteor Shower Tonight

Make this year more memorable, get ready to encounter the picturesque meteor shower tonight. Last year, a super moon greatly interfered with the viewing of this event because the moonlight was so bright it overshadowed any meteors. Emanating from t...

Google Assistant for Android 5.0 Lollipop Smartphones and Android Tablets Coming Soon

Other regions receiving the update include Italy, Japan, Germany, Brazil, and Korea. "Once you get the update and opt-in, you'll see an Assistant app icon in your "All apps" list", Mukha wrote. Google Assistant has until now been available on s...

Soul Calibur VI Trailer And Release Date 2018

Following rumors last week that the "sixth installment" of a popular gaming franchise would be announced tonight at The Game Awards , fans immediately turned to Soulcalibur VI as the most likely candidate. While a lot of these details are still ke...

Amazon and Google are fighting, and that means consumers lose

It is now unclear why Amazon chose to reduce its audio quality in its Apple TV app to PCM stereo. Amazon Prime Video will be available on the current generation of Apple TVs, which support 4K High Dynamic Range (HDR ), as well as previous genera...

Alfa Romeo Sauber confirms Leclerc and Ericsson

During the event, a previous generation F1 vehicle was unveiled featuring a red and white livery and a prominent Alfa Romeo badge ( above, with Leclerc and Ericsson ). "Now there is the additional benefit that when we sit down at the table to discuss...

HTC U11 Getting Android Oreo Update Today, Starting With Unlocked Units

HTC has announced that it will roll out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for its flagship, the HTC U11 on 27 November. Owners of unlocked HTC U11 units will be notified about the availability of the update via a push notification which will provide...

Animal Crossing Pocket Camp Lands On Wednesday

The mobile phone version of Nintendo's popular Animal Crossing series, has you managing a campsite rather than the traditional town management that was a core element of the series. Then sit back and wait! Bells are used to purchase and craft fur...

Contracted Soviet-derived spaceplane Dream Chaser makes successful glide test

Executives with Sierra Nevada Corporation said November 13 they believed the recent glide flight of a Dream Chaser test article was successful and they won't need to fly that vehicle again. "It is in our mind a signal that our program has moved ano...

Apple's AR headset progressing towards a 2020 release

The company wants to have technology for a headset ready by 2019, and sell it as early as 2020, according to the report . Well, Bloomberg is out with a fresh report this morning that corroborates that potential timeline, saying that the Mac maker ...

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Frances McDormand's Oscar statue stolen, returned

When he was leaving the ball, a photographer confronted him after not recognising him as a victor . " Best Picture " favourites " Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri ", "Th...

Chicago Bears apply transition tag to cornerback Kyle Fuller

The 26-year-old Fuller is considered a key player for Chicago's defense. That right of refusal gives the Bears the upper hand and will likely keep any teams from even entering into...

Ex-NFL Player In Custody After Instagram Post Prompts High School Closure

FILE - In this October 27, 2013 file photo, Miami Dolphins tackle Jonathan Martin sits on the bench in the first quarter of an NFL football game against the New England Patrio...

Yellow warning for snow in Crawley

Over the coming days, there will be good opportunities for both drying and spraying. "Where snow falls it will not thaw due to low temperatures and will settle quickly". Some place...

Fortnite: Battle Royale Servers Goes Down For Maintenance

The bad news is that you can't play it yet. The update should make things far more responsive, and the changes are due to come to Save the World mode at a later date. Epic Games ...

Spotify are also apparently making a Smart speaker because everyone is now

Spotify's latest job openings prove that the company is looking to expand further on its options for users. If Spotify were to make its own hardware - earbuds or a smart speaker...

Snapchat New Update Brings GIF stickers and Some Design Changes

The new GIF stickers update are now available via Giphy . According to Snapchat , the new Friends and Discover tabs will first be available to iOS users, but they will make...

Google is testing a bottom nav bar in the Phone app

For the time being, Big G insists on highlighting a familiar but certainly convenient new Home tab where you can get the Google Pay info "you need, right when you need it". The a...

Nokia 8 Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo

HAS-BEEN PHONE MAKER Nokia is making a resurgence in the smartphone market, having outsold HTC, Google, OnePlus and more during the fourth quarter of 2017. It sports a dual c...

An asteroid is due to whizz past the earth tonight

While asteroid 2018 CC safely skimmed past Earth on February 6 at 12:10 p.m. PST (3:10 p.m. EST), the other asteroid 2018 CB is all set for a close flyby of Earth on February 9...

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PS4 System Software Update 5.50 to include new features; Details here

PS4 System Software Update 5.50 to include new features; Details here

Those who signed up and were selected for the beta program should receive an email today with instruction on how to download it and get started. The signature feature is Play ...

Civilian martyred in Indian firing at LoC

Civilian martyred in Indian firing at LoC

Pakistan said it retaliated after Indian forces killed two civilians and wounded several others. Addressing to media, Lt Gen. Chand stated, "Pakistan army supports the terrorist ...

This Years Call Of Duty Will Be Black Ops 4

This Years Call Of Duty Will Be Black Ops 4

The news should please gamers who took a chance with the Switch as its sales success possibly prompted the publisher to include it on the list. Eurogamer is reporting the exist...

Federal Bureau of Investigation warns Facebook users to not share video of child pornography

Federal Bureau of Investigation warns Facebook users to not share video of child pornography

Remember, sharing child pornography is a crime and may result in criminal charges. You could be charged for sharing this video. It has gone viral after being posted on Facebook ...

Government Agencies Are Questioning Apple About Updates Which Slow down Older iPhones

Government Agencies Are Questioning Apple About Updates Which Slow down Older iPhones

In the statement Apple denied doing anything to "intentionally shorten the life of any Apple product or degrade the user experience to drive customer upgrades". In late Decembe...