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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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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...

India set to launch heaviest satellite on Monday

Putting it simple, today's launch success will help India to no longer depend on Europe's Ariane launches for putting its own heavy satellites into the geostationary orbits. Th...

OneLogin admits recent breach is pretty dang serious

The service allows users to access multiple apps and sites using a single sign-on. However according to Motherboard , multiple customers provided it with a copy of an email ...

Wales boss Coleman says not interested in Palace job

Wales manager Chris Coleman has declared his focus is exclusively on his team's upcoming World Cup qualifiers, and not speculation linking him to the vacant Crystal Palace jo...

Why the 'Tabby Star' is mystifying astronomers

Last week, astronomers rushed to unravel the mystery surrounding KIC 8462852 , also known as Boyajian's Star, Tabby's Star, or our personal favorite, the alien megastructure star ...

Grand Theft Auto V Surpasses a Whopping 80 Million Units Sold

The publisher of " Grand Theft Auto " and other video games reported profit and sales in the latest quarter that beat analysts' expectations. Digitally-delivered net revenue grew...

Google's AlphaGo now on the Go

Jie and Go are only one game through a three-game match this week, but the first game was a pretty big sign that not only is AlphaGo a skillful player, it is learning how to improv...

Samsung to unveil world's first 'stretchable' display panel

Its biggest rival Samsung Display Co. also announced yesterday that it would demonstrate the most advanced flexible organic light-emitting diode ( OLED ) panel technology, so...

Snapchat Introduces Another New Feature for Instagram to Copy

Now Snapchat users will be able to create a custom story and invite friends to contribute to the collection, the firm said. How you can tell if your photo or video was added ...

Rebel Wilson vows to tell all during court case

Hollywood movie star Rebel Wilson has rapped a hallucinated Oscar acceptance speech in court. Wilson's lawyer, Matthew Collins QC, said her "world collapsed" when the article...

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Hacking group offers subscription for NSA code

It was claimed by anonymous insiders earlier this week that the spy agency had been forced to warn Microsoft of the EternalBlue Windows exploit it developed after it was stolen b...

Ford updates its 2016 vehicles to support Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

Ford updates its 2016 vehicles to support Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

Whereas standalone Android Auto or CarPlay head units can set drivers back hundreds, this over-the-air update comes completely free of charge {/pullquote}. Keep in mind that whil...

Happy Star Wars Day!

Happy Star Wars Day!

Maybe the biggest of the unofficial holidays is Star Wars Day , which of course happens May the Fourth. But Thursday is "May The Fourth Be With You" day. While Shrek may be th...

North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

Mr Kim warned the United States "should not disregard or misjudge the reality that its mainland and Pacific operation region are in [North Korea's] sighting range for strike". Was...

Microsoft's new mobile app enables Windows developers to test on iOS

Microsoft announced at its Build 2017 event that the next major Windows 10 update will be called the Fall Creators Update. Windows Insiders will be the first to try out numerous ...