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Rio Olympics: Vijay Goel congratulates Sindhu, Gopichand for scripting history

Sindhu squeezed out the first game against Wang Yihan (pictured bottom) 22-20 but had only marginally more breathing room in the second game, which she won 21-19 to book her spot in the semi-finals. But Sindhu took two straight points to hold a 5-3...

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Drop Test: Did The Phablet Survive?

The S-Pen allows an easy GIF maker and as we mentioned before, you can see changes in the text with the zoom and magnify feature. We already have our full review here , but it's also worth highlighting some of the Note 7's exclusive features that ...

Perseid meteor shower Thursday night: How to watch

The NASA UStream player that will show the Perseids is embedded below. What is the Perseid meteor shower? This week's Perseids meteor shower is slated to be the best of 2016 for viewers in the northern hemisphere. The Swift-Tuttle comet orbit...

Dual cameras, upgraded hardware in new iPhone

This followed an image that is allegedly the display panel of the upcoming iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. The new home button embedded in the iPhone 7 will act as a pressure-sensitive device. The Motorola Moto Z and LeEco Le 2 smartphones both lack headpho...

The iPhone 7 is on the way - here's what to expect

Several new images of Apple's upcoming iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus have leaked. There is still a chance that it will not be called iPhone 7, but iPhone 6SE as the new Apple phone sticks to the design language of the iPhone 6. Previously, Ming-Chi ...

No Man's Sky free at Tesco with PS4 bundle

From our experience, it's the best way to accomplish this goal. But if they just choose to reload their previous save file instead, they get their inventory back instantly, as well as the grave stash. Electron Vapor requires a Suspension Fluid and 10...

Experts find key hack to unlock car remotes

Using the Arduino, researchers said they only needed to eavesdrop once while someone opened their vehicle with a key fob to crack the code. The glitch means thieves could unlock 100 million vehicles remotely and steal belongings from inside but wou...

Meteor shower visible late Thursday night; continues Friday and Saturday nights

Astronomers estimate between 100 and 200 meteors per hour will be visible. The annual Perseid meteor shower is expected to peak with double the normal number of meteors . Another key factor is dark surroundings - light pollution from city and ...

Snapchat Takes Heat for 'Yellowface' Filter

The company has then removed the yellowface anime Snapchat filter and said that it will not be "put back into circulation", CNET has learned. What is all the ruckus concerning the latest Snapchat filter? Snapchat came under fire once again ...

Son 'misinformed' about the death of Pakistani legend Hanif Mohammad

The 81-year-old's death was confirmed earlier Thursday by a spokesperson at the Aga Khan University Hospital in Karachi where he was being treated following a long battle with cancer. The knock was a result of 970 minutes spent at the crease, and i...

Treasurer Scott Morrison blocks sale of Ausgrid to foreign bidders

Nine months after clearing the sale of TransGrid to an investor group 40% controlled by Kuwaiti and Abu Dhabi interests, Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison said on Thursday he was rejecting the sale of Ausgrid to the rival Asian bidders because of...

Scientists estimate a Greenland shark lived about 400 years

The Greenland shark does not even begin to have offspring until it reaches about 150 years. Until now, that record holder was a bowhead whale that hit 211 years old, according to study lead author Julius Nielsen and AnAge, an animal longevity d...

Bug? Currently in No Man's Sky you can't see other players

How then does he feel about a couple of random players ending up on the same planet within a day of the game's release? The procedural algorithm at the heart of the game uses mathematical equations to determine where a player is within the univ...

Suspected arsonist accidentally lights himself on fire

Investigators in Madisonville, roughly 150 miles southwest of Louisville, said two suspected arsonists in a white Ford minivan targeted the business Sunday morning. However, when launching the homemade incendiary device, the thug splashed himself wit...

Qualcomm-powered Android devices plagued by four rooting flaws

Quadrooter Flaw is the set of four vulnerabilities which are affecting Android phones that are running on Qualcomm chipsets. "This app would require no special permissions to take advantage of the vulnerabilities, which means they would not make u...

Israel rejects Obama's latest remarks on Iran nuclear deal

The payment, which was reported in January by various news outlets, came as the United States sought to settle financial claims with Iran around the time that Iran was implementing, together with the United States and five other major world powers,...

N.Korea Fires Missile into Japanese-Controlled Waters

On Wednesday, North Korea fired a ballistic missile into waters near Japan, a day after Ms Park said her government remained firm in its plan to deploy the Thaad system. It said initial indications reveal one of the missiles exploded immediate...

Fly me to the moon: Feds OK private firm's lunar flight plan

Commercial spacecraft have flown within the bounds of Earth's orbit. The approval has been granted for a planned 2017 mission, which will see Moon Express attempt to land a robotic lunar lander on the moon's surface. The three co-founders, self-d...

Key Differences That Makes The Xbox One SA Must Buy

The Xbox One S measures just 9.125 x 11.7 x 2.5 inches all around and is attached to an inch-wide back panel, which is responsible for its upright position. After reading multiple reviews on the platform, we're not sure we'd recommend it, either. I...

'Xbox One S' Performance Boosted As New Console Has A Faster GPU

The Xbox One S is essentially a smaller, more powerful version of Microsoft's original Xbox One console. It's also a fraction of the size of the original Xbox One and comes with an internal power supply, making it flawless for players who find ...

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Dark web marketplaces fueling illegal U.S. gun exports

According to Europol , AlphaBay was the largest criminal marketplace on the darknet, with more than 200,000 users and 40,000 vendors. The FBI, DEA and Dutch National Polic...

Mattis Tried To Kill Plan To Bar Transgender Surgery For Troops

Just two weeks ago, Hartzler failed in an attempt to ban transgender service members from the military during the NDAA markup before the House Armed Services Committee. Nancy Pel...

Uber and Yandex agree merger in Russian Federation and central Asia

Employees will own the rest. Still, while the deal eases competition for both Uber and Yandex short-term, the joint venture could eventually expand to new markets, Khudaverdy...

Uh-Oh. Adverts Are Coming To Facebook Messenger

Tapping on said ad will either send the user to the advertiser's website, or simply open up a chat window so they can interact with the brand. Facebook will offer ad campaign...

India slams Pak for 'glorifying' Burhan

Internet services on both mobile phones and fixed landline broadband connection also remain suspended for the second day on Saturday. One of the 12 dreaded Hizbul Mujahideen terr...

Egypt army kills 40 militants after check point attack

The troop presence at the compound is estimated to have numbered about 60 soldiers. This as the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group has been suffering major setbacks inflicted by gover...

Indian woman attacked with acid 5th time

The victim is in serious condition and is undergoing treatment in trauma centre. Yesterday between 8-9pm acid was thrown at her while she stepped out of her hostel to fill water ...

Mass Effect Andromeda DLC Cancellation Denied by Bioware

While this isn't official confirmation of the DLC's nature, it certainly means that Bioware isn't done with Mass Effect: Andromeda . Alarm bells would have certainly started goi...

Andy Murray Has A Hip Issue Ahead Of His Wimbledon Title Defense

The Briton is still expected to begin the defence of his Wimbledon title on Monday, but will be short of practice heading into the Championships. Practice has gone well , " wa...

IOS 11 can automatically delete apps to save space

Apple SVP of Software Engineering, Craig Federighi, announced the features of Apple's latest iOS 11 at the WWDC 2017 event. With iOS 11 , users can take screenshots of Snapch...

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Apple won't let apps annoy you with their own review prompts anymore

Apple won't let apps annoy you with their own review prompts anymore

Now the entire control of app review prompts is in the user's hand. With the revamped App Store , users are now notified whenever developers launch new features for their favori...

PlayStation not on board with cross-play Minecraft

There's even more coming to the update , thanks to the unification of editions. As with Microsoft's addition recently of Microsoft's marketplace to buy assets like character s...

Soon, iPhones will block texts while driving

Soon, iPhones will block texts while driving

If you want to allow access to your W-Fi network, all you have to do is approve them by tapping the Send Password button. Will it stop drivers from being tempted to check their p...

SpaceX Dragon set for next resupply mission to ISS

SpaceX Dragon set for next resupply mission to ISS

The cargo ship will carry 6,000 pounds worth of supplies and experiments, including an experimental navigation system, live mice and fruit flies, to support over 250 science and re...

Apple watchOS 4 revealed: So what's new?

Apple watchOS 4 with Siri watch faceSiri intelligence extends further into Apple Watch with the new Siri watch face . We hope Apple plans to bring the software to all exi...