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Facebook strikes first major music rights deal with Universal Music

The new deal, however, will allow users to post videos and 'facilitate deeper engagement between artists and fans, empowering users to express themselves through music, share the songs they love and build communities around music-fuelled culture, ' ...

Amazon Prime Video is the most downloaded Apple TV App

In this short period of time, however, it's managed to rack up more downloads than other popular streaming apps, like Netflix and Hulu. Amazon Prime Video for Apple TV and iPhone and iPad is a free download from the App Store. Amazon previou...

Magic Leap's Creator Edition AR Headset Announced for 2018

The startup was founded in 2011 by Brian Schowengerdt, Randall Hand, Rony Abovitz and Sam Miller. Magic Leap said it uses Lightfield Photonics to generate digital light that blends seamlessly with the real-world lighting. More traditional AR applic...

Pokemon Go Announces New AR+ Mode for Apple Devices Only

In addition, Matt Selmon, one of Niantic's game developers, recently told Express Online that though they will not manipulate the recently introduced weather systems, fans can expect some Pokemon to appear more frequently during the Christmas even...

Honda Insight to be revealed at Detroit motor show

Long live the 2019 Honda Insight! Ah, the Insight. The model best remembered as the teardrop-shaped two-seater that gave North America its first taste of hybrid motoring in December 1999 was soon eclipsed in sales by the Toyota Prius .

WhatsApp Given 1-Month Ultimatum to Stop Facebook Data Transfers

France's data privacy watchdog, CNIL , said on Monday that it has given WhatsApp an ultimatum to comply with the order and focus on getting user consent before moving data to its parent company or it could sanction the company. "In particular, nei...

Samsung introduces new version of Galaxy A8(2018), Galaxy A8+(2018)

Samsung says the new phones will become available in early January, so don't forget to tune in for CES 2018 to find out more details. As for the main camera , you're getting a 16MP main camera with a wide f/1.7 aperture. As for the processor...

Child asks for blankets instead of Xbox for Christmas

Since then Microsoft got wind of Mikah's selflessness and wanted to repay his kindness. Access is the same charity that gave them a place to stay until the family was able to get back on their feet. "And so the first thing he wanted to do was give ...

PUBG Xbox One Now Receives Oceanic Servers For Australian And NZ Players

Basically, the feature records around the player in game for a radius of one kilometer. Unfortunately, in the current version, you can't really go back and see where you messed up. It is often impossible to check if other players have jumped alongsid...

Adobe Systems (ADBE) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Accern Reports

It has outperformed by 17.40% the S&P500. Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Grp Ltd Liability Com reported 125 shares stake. Grove Bank & Trust grew its stake in shares of Adobe Systems by 14.9% during the third quarter. (NYSE:WMB). Eat...

IMac Pro: Apple releases its most expensive computer - starting at £4899

Today the iMac Pro went up for pre-order and Apple has updated Final Cut Pro X and Logic Pro X to go along with it. With next-generation processors, a stunning Retina 5K display, the most powerful graphics ever in a Mac, super-fast storage ...

Google Assistant now available for tablets, and phones running Android Lollipop

The AI helper the same functionality as the version found on newer Android devices, which means you'll be able to bark at your outdated smartphone in order to open apps, get restaurant recommendations or, if you're feeling down, to hear a joke.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: How Controls Will Work on an Xbox Pad

Nobody expected the Xbox One version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds to be flawless, it's an Xbox Game Preview title, after all. Whatever your use for it is, you won't have it on Xbox One. It's just plain hard to hit your target using a cont...

Apple grants $390 million to Finisar to boost laser chip production

The fund was awarded to increase the production of vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs), which power Apple's new features such as Portrait mode selfies and Animoji, the company wrote in a blog. Apple announced the creation of the fun...

LG Claims New Gram Laptops Will Last All Day

The body of the Gram is made of a metal alloy that's passed MIL-STD 810G durability tests to resist impact, pressure, and temperature. With the new Gram laptops for 2018, LG is including 8th-generation Intel Core i5 and i7 processors and SSD storag...

New Harry Potter Mobile Game Will Let You Enroll in Hogwarts

Warner Bros. and Jam City have announced an opportunity to finally transport your likeness into the magical world of Harry Potter . Chris DeWolfe , Jam City's CEO and co-founder, states, "As Harry Potter fanatics ourselves, we have grea...

Nokia 6 2018 Reportedly passed through TENNA in China

The new model comes with an orange detail that goes around the camera and the flashlight, adding a splash of color. HMD is expected to bring the newest Android version to both the smartphones after beta testing. But Nokia shouldn't blindly follow t...

Global arms sales rise for first time in five years

The 2016 figure represents a 1.9 percent increase compared with 2015, and is the first year of growth in Top 100 arms sales after five consecutive years of decline. The report noted that British defense contractor BAE Systems recorded a 0.4 percent...

McLaren Senna revealed: 'brutal' track-focused hypercar produces 789bhp

The McLaren Senna is powered by a 4.0 litre turbocharged V8 engine and it comes with 800 Nm of torque. Named Senna after the legendary Formula 1 driver, the road-legal supercar makes 789bhp, and at just 1,198kg it's the lightest road auto the Wok...

KeyCorp Comments on Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company's Q2 2018 Earnings (HPE)

KeyCorp also issued estimates for Hewlett Packard Enterprise's FY2018 earnings at $1.19 EPS. A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an avera...

Face ID on other phones stinks - Apple

While the glassback of the latest iPhone models is super glossy and luxe, the cost to fix them have been burning a hole in cusotomers pockets. Additionally, an iPhone Xc could still support wireless charging. Apple moved to a glass back to facilit...

Mega Man coming to Monster Hunter

The beta will be playable from December 9 at 9:00am Pacific to December 12 at 8:59am Pacific. The Mega Man influence continues to an assortment of weapons that apparently blast NES Mega Man tracks as you're fighting with them, for those days when...

Check out the new live action trailer for PlayerUnknown's Battleground

Upon realizing that The Game Awards host Geoff Keighley and his co-presenters didn't announce the award for Best Multiplayer last night, Polygon followed up with Keighley this morning. In this way, windows and barriers will no longer block players....

LG V30+ To Launch In India On December 13

And as per the press invites, the phone will be launched on December 13. In spite of that, the device stands at the peak of high-feature flagships in the market but it just doesn't seem to be making the commercial headway it should, perhaps due to ...

Amazon brings Prime Video to Apple TV, falls out with Google

New Year is about to come and in the wake of it, the technology giant Apple has committed to fulfill the two promises to its loyal customers. Customers in the U.S., U.K., Germany and Austria will also be able to watch videos from subscription servi...

Facebook tops Glassdoor's 'Best Places to Work' list

The job-hunting website on Wednesday released its list of top large companies to work for, as voted by employees. Since we cover technology over here at TechCrunch, we broke out the top 10 tech companies from the list. Its employees were describe...

Amaterasu Plays Fetch In Dota 2

Over the course of its lifespan, Dota 2 , the popular MOBA from Valve, has had multiple Steam workshop cosmetics added to the game for purchase. That means she's up for voting for inclusion in Dota 2 if the courier gets enough support - and so far...

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Google+ to shut down over security breaches

The Google + flaw could have allowed 438 external apps to scoop up user names, email addresses, occupations, gender and age without authorization. Google claims it didn't repor...

Samsung Galaxy A9 with quad cameras, 3,800mAh battery launched

Late last month, South Korean tech giant Samsung announced Galaxy A7 (2018 ) - its first smartphone with triple rear cameras . Today, this device is finally available for purch...

Samsung picks Kuala Lumpur to reveal first-ever four-lens smartphone

To recap, this smartphone features a 6-inch Super AMOLED display pushing a Full HD+ resolution of 2220×1080 pixels. The Galaxy A9 isn't out yet, and in fact you've got a litt...

Huawei teases a gaming smartphone; might launch alongside Mate 20

New images revealing the front and back of the upcoming flagship device have surfaced on social media platform Weibo . However, you should know that the current score could be the...

We're protesting over Pentagon's $10bn winner-take-all JEDI cloud deal — IBM

The company earlier this year won a ruling by the GAO over another $950m defense deal awarded to a partner of Amazon Web Services . "Finally, we are bringing an array of new h...

Samsung launches A9 smartphone with four cameras for the 'Instagram generation'

LG now hold the record for the most cameras on a smartphone with the V40 ThinQ and its seems Samsung has made a decision to take it a step further. Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018 ) ...

Sony is finally going to let you change that bad PSN ID

Sony announced today on the PlayStation blog that they will soon begin testing the long-awaited ID change feature. The gist is that the first hit is free, and after that you'll h...

The Pixel Slate is Google’s new tablet offering

This is where the new innovations have concentrated, as Google and its ilk focus on features and possibilities that can be generated from its artificial intelligence, machine lea...

Google shutting down Google+ after covering up privacy bug

Although Google discovered and patched the potential data leak in March 2018, the company initially opted not to publicize it . The data breach does not include any other dat...

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Requires 50GB Day One Patch

This Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 day one update is needed to access the game's multiplayer and Zombies modes along with what's being described as the Specialist Headquarters. The o...

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Microsoft Fixes and Explains Lost Files Issue with Windows 10 Version 1809

Microsoft Fixes and Explains Lost Files Issue with Windows 10 Version 1809

Microsoft may be in a pickle right now due to the hiccupy rollout of its latest Windows 10 October 2018 Update , but that's not stopping the company from supporting the previous...

IOS 12.0.1 fixes iPhone XS charging and WiFi glitches

After the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max went on sale from September 21, some users reported that they were facing issues with regard to charging on the devices. "For the iPad , ...

Alphabet to shut Google Plus social site after user data exposed

Alphabet to shut Google Plus social site after user data exposed

Per the Wall Street Journal , Chief Executive Sundar Pichai was briefed on the plan to not disclose the data breach. Google further stated that there was "no evidence" that the ...

Made by Google Event Kicks Off at 11AM Eastern!

Made by Google Event Kicks Off at 11AM Eastern!

The new Pixel Slate will be available in four flavors , with Intel Celeron, m3, i5, and i7 processor options. Undoubtedly, Google Pixel 3 stands in one of the most leaked ...

Intel introduces new 9th generation Core i9 processor for desktop gaming

Intel introduces new 9th generation Core i9 processor for desktop gaming

Now, our attention turns to the 9th Gen processors themselves, with Leo acting as our man on the ground at Intel's launch event in NY today. " Intel said that the 9th Gen In...

Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL launch

Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL launch

The Google Pixel 2 ran on the older Snapdragon 835 chip, but Qualcomm says its latest version is 25 per cent faster - which means the Pixel 3 could be noticeably more powerful....

Facebook launches video device, says privacy is 'very, very, very important'

Facebook launches video device, says privacy is 'very, very, very important'

Portal also enables shared activities like listening to music together or watching some of your favorite shows. Because the screen pivots, you can have chats in both landscape and...

It's confirmed: OnePlus 6T is set for official launch on this date

It's confirmed: OnePlus 6T is set for official launch on this date

Purchase the OnePlus 6T smartphone on 2nd November or 3rd November 2018. OnePlus is hosting an event in New York City for it's new flagship, and the show is set to kick off at 11...

Microsoft halts Windows October 2018 update due to missing user files

Microsoft halts Windows October 2018 update due to missing user files

There's been speculation the issue is linked to OneDrive, Microsoft's online file hosting and synchronisation service, or somehow linked to a bug in user profile settings . Micros...