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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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SMC Alert: Rocket Lab successful launch

Operators of tiny satellites don't have many options to get to space, and typically have to hitch rides on launches of much bigger probes. Rocket Lab chief executive Peter Beck...

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 t...

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 Aus...

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 ou...

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...

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 cove...

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 tha...

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 ...

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 fra...

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, unlim...

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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...

Forecast Calls for White Christmas in Iceland

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 la...

There's Going To Be A Fantastic Meteor Shower Tonight

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...

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

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...

Soul Calibur VI Trailer And Release Date 2018

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 a...