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Google will let you better mute annoying mobile, online ads

But later, you're on a totally different site and see an ad promoting the same area rug from the same retailer. We should see these options rolling out today, so either jump over to your Ad Settings or go track down an unsavory ad to give them a ...

Apple Might Be Working On Major iBooks Redesign

The revamped app in testing includes a new section called Reading Now and a dedicated tab for audio books, the people said. According to the tipsters, the iPhone maker is working to give the app a "simpler look" that will include a book catalog s...

Sky signals the end of the satellite dish

This will allow customers who can not have a dish or do not want one to still watch Sky programming, a spokesperson confirmed. However, with growth in over-the-top (OTT) streaming services such as Amazon Video and Netflix , and the fundamental c...

Apple reportedly may release a 6.1-inch iPhone without 3D Touch

After releasing the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus , and iPhone X in 2017, Apple will reconfigure its lineup with three new models, according to reliable KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. While all of the current display manufacturing for th...

Apple announces launch date of HomePod smart speaker after delay

The company intends to expand the HomePod availability in Germany and France this spring. Apple has also announced that an upcoming free software update will enable users to play music throughout a house via multiroom audio. With Siri News,...

Xbox One X launched in India

Gaming console available online for Rs 44 ,990 Technology giant Microsoft on Tuesday launched " Xbox One X " - the world's most powerful console that brings immersive 4K gaming and 4K entertainment to gamers for Rs 44,990. This essentially means pa...

Google brings audiobooks on Play Store without subscription fee

Rowling, Fire & Fury by Michaelk Wolff and "1984" by George Orwell. On Google Play , you can buy a single audiobook at an affordable price, with no commitments. Since Google's service just launched , we can't say how prices will compare to Aud...

Jaw-dropping! After Jio Rs 399 plan, Airtel joins the race

The company will now offer 1GB daily data, 100 SMSes along with unlimited national & local calls for a validity period of 84 days. The Rs 399 recharge plan is not the only one that Airtel has revamped in light of growing competition from Reliance ...

Apple to Cancel iPhone X Model Due to Disappointing Sales

Apparently, Chinese customers are disappointed by the amount of usable space on the phone's display. KGI notes that a large number of Chinese users are now adhering to their existing phones for a long time, and specifically the notch on the top of ...

Key to victory: Sophomore hits stride, Alabama outlasts Mississippi State

John Petty had nine points on 3-of-11 shooting after hitting eight 3-pointers in Wednesday night's upset of No. 17 Auburn. Daboll, of course, helped lead the Crimson Tide offense to the program's fifth national championship under Saban despite an i...

Samsung starts mass production of 'industry's first' 16Gb GDDR6 memory

Aimed at providing gaming devices, graphics cards and automotive, network and artificial intelligence systems (that's everything, then) with advanced graphics processing, the new graphics chip is built on Samsung's 10nm class process tech.

Amazon Reveals 20 Finalists for 2nd headquarters

The new facility is expected to employ 50,000 people and spend about $5 billion in the area where it builds the second headquarters. Amazon said it received bids from 238 cities and regions across the country. High paying tech jobs can permanently ...

China: Tencent and Google to Share Patents of Products, Technologies

Two of the world's biggest tech companies have reached a deal to collaborate more closely. There is also scope for future collaboration, with an understanding the companies will develop future technologies together. Update (1/16/18): Yesterday, we ...

Google Art & Culture App's Selfie Matching Feature Comes to India

A tool released by Google that matches users' faces to faces in famous paintings has been going viral this week-but, due to data privacy issues, not everyone can use it . The Chicago Tribune reported Wednesday that IL law restricts the use of bi...

WhatsApp launches standalone WhatsApp Business app for Android

WhatsApp Business can be downloaded directly from Google Play and must be installed on a smartphone just like the standard version. Unfortunately, India is not one of them. LANDLINE/FIXED NUMBER SUPPORT: You can use WhatsApp Business with a land...

Kodak Black Arrested In Florida On Several Charges

This was not the first time Black had a run-in with police. -2 charges of possession of weapon or ammo by a felon. Before his release on house arrest at that time, Sandra Friedman, Black's probation officer, said in court that his youth and his a...

Apple Will Release iOS 11.2.5 Next Week

In December, Apple publicly admitted for the first time that the poor performance of older iPhones was done on goal after altering the operating system to throttle battery usage. Apple's solution to avoid this issue is to slow the phone down. ...

IOC Clears Nearly 400 Russians to Compete in Winter Games

A statement from the International Olympic Committee on Friday said that from the original pre-registration pool of 500 athletes, 111 had already been removed. Earlier in December, the IOC chose to ban Russian Federation from the upcoming PyeongChang...

Accused cop killer laughs in court: 'I wish I killed more'

It's the latest in a series of outbursts by Bracamontes, who could face the death penalty if convicted. " More f-- cops are gonna be killed soon". White previously ruled that Bracamontes was mentally competent, but Barbour asked for the judge to r...

The Assassination of Gianni Versace

It's another big-canvas, pop-culture epic overseen by producer-director-writer Ryan Murphy , and features an exceptional performance by one of the performers Murphy made into a star on Glee: Darren Criss , as a chilling Cunanan. Though Gianni Ve...

Two Point Hospital Announced, Coming Fall 2018

Players will be able to design and customise their own hospitals, hire staff (who require their own management), and do whatever it takes to treat some totally freakish cases and illnesses. Two Point Hospital isn't just about treating lightbulbs, it...

Google wants to make AI easier to use, starting with image recognition

It is a technology akin to Google's image search tool that can quickly retrieve photos on the web based on what a person searches for. 2017 saw the release of the Google Cloud Machine Learning (ML) Engine to help developers with ML expertis...

Rumor: Forza Horizon developer Playground to work on new Fable title

The decision seemed to signify Microsoft's move away from single-player, story-focused games , but a new report suggests the company has chose to change direction once again with a full-fledged fourth Fable game. That title was a free-to-play se...

Malware 'Skygofree' can steal WhatsApp messages from Android phones

All of these are naturally fraught with risks for the device owner, but the ability to control the device's Wi-Fi is especially concerning, because it allows the criminals to connect it to a network they control and intercept all of your internet tra...

Google's Project Fi cell phone service adds Bill Protection unlimited data feature

It's offering a new model, dubbed Bill Protection , where if you use more than 6GB of data in a month, your total bill charge won't be more than $80 a month. You can avoid getting throttled by opting out of Bill Protection and paying the standard 10...

Honda Accord, Lincoln Navigator and Volvo XC60 Take top Honors at NAIAS

It was the Accord's first win, and the first time it went head to head with the Camry for the award. The Navigator beat out the Chevrolet Colorado and its Ford Expedition brother. Among the redesigned Honda Odyssey , redesigned Volvo XC60 and bran...

Signups for the Next PlayStation 4 Software Update Are Now Open

You can register any time between today and the beginning of February as long as you're 18 or older and based in either the US or Canada. Out of the great blue nowhere, Sony Interactive Entertainment has opened Beta test sign-ups for PlayStation...

Facebook News Feed Changes Will Challenge Publishers To Stay Relevant

The impact will vary from Page to Page , driven by factors including the type of content they produce and how people interact with it. Pages making posts that people generally don't react to or comment on could see the biggest decreases in distrib...

Ashampoo Spectre Meltdown CPU Checker

An AMD spokesperson said in a statement that the company does not need to release any firmware or OS updates to address the Spectre and Meltdown issues. A report from the Wall Street Journal says that some of the patches Intel has released have...

'All in': Ford pledges to more than double green vehicle investment

The planned investment significantly exceeds the firm's previous target of investing $4.5 billion (£3.3bn) by 2020 and marks a shift in capital investment away from family cars with internal combustion engines to developing more trucks and low carbo...

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Microsoft Extends GDPR Observance Worldwide

Apple is the latest tech giant to make changes to comply with GDPR, the EU's privacy data rules , after it introduced a new website that shows customers exactly what personal ...

Rochdale M&S to remain open as retailer announces further store closures

M&S has revealed the locations of 14 stores that will be closed, adding to 21 that have already been shut. The closures will mainly affect its larger clothing and home stores, wh...

NFL Adopts New Anthem Policy to Quell Player Protests

The NFL took a step backwards on Wednesday in its efforts to bridge the divide between the league and players who knelt in protest during the national anthem . Kaeperick has n...

Will Smith To Perform Official Anthem For The FIFA World Cup #FIFAWorldCup2018

Will Smith and Nicky Jam have been spotted in Colombia and music producer DJ Nelson confirmed to music website Vibe that they would be performing the song for July's Worl...

Samsung Galaxy A6, A6+ Launched in India; Specifications, Pricing and Launch Offers

There is no dual-camera and Samsung has instead opted to equip the Galaxy J6 with a 13MP (f/1.9) rear camera and an 8MP (f/1.9) selfie camera. It is also thought that the N...

U.S. wary of North Korean cyber prowess ahead of summit

South Korea wants to play the mediator in upcoming talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. As for the summit itself, Trump and Kim are e...

Harry and Meghan go straight to work after lavish wedding

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex spent Saturday night at Windsor Castle after attending a reception at Frogmore House hosted by Prince Charles . The newlyweds are breaking tradi...

Microsoft to Launch Cheaper Tablet Line to Rival Apple's iPad

The Surface tablet will feature a 10-inch screen, which is similar to Apple's iPad and smaller than Microsoft's Surface Pro laptop range. Bloomberg is reporting that Micros...

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 first details revealed

There will be no thrust jumping or wall running, a major shift from other recent futuristic Call of Dutys like Black Ops III and Advanced Warfare , which were disliked among s...

Fortnite Solo Showdown Mode Announced, Offers Free V

Unlike other Limited Time Modes that have previously been added to the game, Solo Showdown "will not change core gameplay of the current Solo mode", says Epic. Since Solo Show...

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Samsung beefs up the Galaxy S9's color pallet with red and gold

Samsung beefs up the Galaxy S9's color pallet with red and gold

He didn't mention how the pen is going to be improved but there is a insane rumor that the S pen will incorporate a microphone this year allowing it to be used for phone calls. Me...

Amazon Alexa Coders Can Now Use 8 Different Voices in Their Skills

Amazon Alexa Coders Can Now Use 8 Different Voices in Their Skills

Amazon Polly is a text-to-speech service that uses advanced deep learning technologies to synthesize speech that sounds like a natural human voice, according to the post. The bank...

Nassar sex abuse victims, US university reach $500m settlement

Nassar sex abuse victims, US university reach $500m settlement

Beneath the settlement, $425 million might be paid to present claimants and $75 million might be put aside for any future claims. The disgraced doctor was already going to spend ...

Apple's autonomous fleet is now the second-largest in the USA

Apple's autonomous fleet is now the second-largest in the USA

One important thing to note here is that Apple has yet to apply for a separate driverless testing permit, which would allow the company to test autonomous vehicles without a person...

Ariana Grande and Jimmy Fallon perform with Nintendo accessories

Ariana Grande and Jimmy Fallon perform with Nintendo accessories

The special edition of "Classroom" was further enhanced by a cool editing trick that divided the screen into geometric shapes, with Grande and the band drifting across the screen i...

Rage 2's Gameplay Shown Off In New Trailer

Rage 2's Gameplay Shown Off In New Trailer

Filling the dusty boots of Walker-" the last Ranger of the wasteland"-you've lost your home to The Authority , an autocratic gang who rule with an iron fist". What quickly become...

Zenit terminate Mancini's contract amid Italy interest

Zenit terminate Mancini's contract amid Italy interest

The move comes one day after Mancini agreed to terminate his contract as manager of Zenit St Petersburg , which paved the way for him to negotiate his Italy deal. Mario Balotell...

Alia Bhatt's 'Raazi' enjoys fifth biggest Box Office opening weekend in 2018

Alia Bhatt's 'Raazi' enjoys fifth biggest Box Office opening weekend in 2018

While the spy thriller did not enjoy a mammoth opening, settling for Rs 7.53 crore at the close of Friday, the weekend saw cinephiles turn up in greater numbers. Read our review of...

SoftBank in talks to invest $3 billion in Paytm Mall

SoftBank in talks to invest $3 billion in Paytm Mall

Walmart also revealed that it may name or replace the CEO and other executives at Flipkart. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer plans to file a Discharge Petition under the C...