Sunday December 17-th, 2017

Tim Cook calls AirPods 'a runaway success' Tim Cook calls AirPods 'a runaway success'

The Airpods are Apple's wireless listening experience packed with high-quality audio and long battery life. Sadly, it has been reported that recently placed online orders will not be shipped out for over six weeks and users will have to wait for fu...

Watch Tesla's Autopilot system help avoid a crash with superhuman sight Watch Tesla's Autopilot system help avoid a crash with superhuman sight

Tesla has taken heat for releasing its unfinished Autopilot as a "beta" to drivers on the road. In the video , the Tesla Model X can be heard producing an audible sound to warn the driver that there is a possible collision due to a vehicle su...

FCC Filing: Nintendo Switch Battery Is Non-Removable

In the case of the Switch, the FCC documents Nintendo submitted are now accessible, along with the details tucked within. Nintendo's traditionally non-traditional approach to new platforms was confirmed for the Switch in October. You can play ...

Sony Exec Says "Amazing" Games Coming in 2017

Nothing is better than having some new PS Plus free games to play next year. The most notable is, Tim Schaefer's Day of the Tentacle: Remastered is a modernized version of his weird PC classic. Whether you just got a new console for Christmas, ...

Microsoft Could Be Planning Windows 10 Game Mode

The feature reportedly lets Windows 10 adjust CPU and GPU resources when users are playing a video game - allocating more power for the game, rather than towards any apps running the background. Microsoft has its hands full with the Creators Update...

Features the 3 Samsung A Series 2017 Devices Might Have Features the 3 Samsung A Series 2017 Devices Might Have

We will only know for sure when Samsung reveals the device next year. If Samsung is able to pair their wirelesss earphones with Galaxy S8 and somehow provide a quality first iteration, Apple could have a serious competitor at its hands sooner than ...

Mario Kart 64 Lands On North American Wii U Virtual Console Mario Kart 64 Lands On North American Wii U Virtual Console

If you already own this version, all that you need is an upgrade to the Wii U version for a $2 price. It is one of favorite racing games among its fans. Even though Mario Kart 8 has helped bring the franchise into a whole new era, with anti-gravi...

Qualcomm Faces $854 Million in Fines from South Korea Antitrust Regulator

Several of the company's business practices got it into trouble with the KFTC, including its practice of charging royalty rates based on the price of the smartphone rather than the SoC or chipset, as well as various royalty rates for Qualcomm paten...

IPhone 8 Rumors: Apple's 10th Anniversary iPhone To Have Dual Vertical Cameras IPhone 8 Rumors: Apple's 10th Anniversary iPhone To Have Dual Vertical Cameras

A lot of people complained that their phone would shut down abruptly while accessing it. Apple announced the exchange program for those who had problems with their iPhones. Now a new report has claimed the company wants to do this with a model th...

Kid Buys $250 of Pokemon Merch After 'Borrowing' Mom's Thumbprint Kid Buys $250 of Pokemon Merch After 'Borrowing' Mom's Thumbprint

The anecdote details how Ashlynd Howell used her unsuspecting napping mother's thumb to unlock her phone and purchase toys. Mrs Howell said Ashlynd was "really proud of herself". But soon Bethany began to suspect her clever daughter might have or...

Snapchat Makes Discreet $40M Purchase Of Israeli VR Firm

Snapchat has been reported to have purchased Israeli augmented reality company Cimagine Media, marking its first acquisition in the Middle East country, and a sign that Snapchat is exploring more of the AR scene. This way, before making their pu...

Run The Jewels release 'RTJ3' three weeks early Run The Jewels release 'RTJ3' three weeks early

Back in October 2014, Run the Jewels 2 also was released before its announced date. The record features Trina, Kamasi Washington and Danny Brown and was preceded by singles Legend Has It and Talk To Me. Killer Mike and El-P also shared a hilar...

Tata Sons files legal notice against former chairman Tata Sons files legal notice against former chairman

The notice adds that this "reckless" behaviour has caused irreparable loss to Tata Sons and the group will exercise all legal rights to pursue all legal remedies available to to overcome this breach of contract. "By passing on confidential and sensit...

Google Play, Amazon Video offering $0.99 video rentals for the holidays

You will have a wide selection of most popular Hollywood movies to choose from across different genres. Google will automatically add the discount once you choose the movie and add it at the checkout, it's very easy. Please note: While onsite prici...

Elon Musk says Tesla Autopilot's neural net is Elon Musk says Tesla Autopilot's neural net is "working well"

Today, we might finally have an answer, and it's the most unbelievable thing I've personally ever seen a Tesla do. The SolarCity acquisition is also to be involved in the production of these electric or solar powered cars in an effort to save Solar...

Prince George & Princess Charlotte Enjoy Christmas Day Candy Canes at Church Service! Prince George & Princess Charlotte Enjoy Christmas Day Candy Canes at Church Service!

And the royal couple were certainly within calling distance of the Prime Minister, Theresa May who was spending a quiet Christmas Day in Berkshire, beginning the day by attending a church service in Sonning. Catherine wore a stunning maroon coat with...

PM Modi has taken 'HAT' off Himachal: Rahul

During his speech, the Congress leader even asked the people to say whether the BJP government had put any black money horders in jail or anyone who had got Rs 15 lakhs in his account as promised by the PM. His allegations came days after he first cl...

Super Mario Run Hits 40 Million Downloads In 4 Days Super Mario Run Hits 40 Million Downloads In 4 Days

Super Mario Run was downloaded 40 million times in the first four days of its release worldwide, according to Nintendo. It remains to be seen whether investors will go through the same rollercoaster of monetary feelings with the next two games or whe...

Google employee sues company over illegal confidentiality policies, and internal spying program

This is not all, Google's confidentiality policies also ban employees from writing "a novel about someone working at a tech company in Silicon Valley", without the company agreeing on the final draft. The complaint also details that Google's employ...

Steam's Winter Sale Has Officially Begun Steam's Winter Sale Has Officially Begun

We still do not know the exact time yet but it is estimated to be around 1 pm E.T. Both daily deals and flash sales are ways for people to get an even lower price for their preferred game in the midst of a Steam Sale. Until we hear from Valve dir...

Uber's self-driving cars have been kicked out of California

For the past week, there has been an intense confrontation between Uber and the DMV. The DMV pulled the cars' registrations on December 21, after Uber refused to apply for the testing permits. Currently, there are 20 other companies who are und...

More Than 60 Russians Die After Drinking Bath Lotion to Get Drunk

President Vladimir Putin asked the ministries to uphold tighter restrictions on the production and sales of liquids and medicine containing more than 25 percent of alcohol. Bottles with the lotion carried warnings that they weren't for internal use,...

Original Mega Man games can soon be played on iOS, Android

On the one hand I am glad Capcom is supporting Mega Man again after all these years but I am also wary of the fact that smartphones are not the best place to port classic console or arcade games to. Mega Man must set a course for space to resolve ...

Huge Fire Torches 140 Buildings in Japanese City

Firefighters are still battling the blaze, Governor of Niigata prefecture Ryuichi Yoneyam told AFP. At least 17 firetrucks arrived at the site, and the authorities have ordered the evacuation of all 586 buildings that surrounded the epicenter.

Pokemon Go Now Available for Apple Watch

Obviously, you can receive notifications about nearby Pokemon on your Apple Watch , but you will also be notified when Eggs hatch and medals are awarded. Using Pokemon Go on Apple Watch will also count toward a player's cumulative distances for ...

Bad sign for vehicle companies? GM cuts 1300 jobs in Detroit

GM said it would begin layoffs at Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly on March 6. The shift elimination will result in a layoff affecting 1,302 total workers - 1270 hourly and 32 salaried employees. Automakers have started discounting cars, but they need to...

Nokia sues Apple over patent infringement

In April of 2014 Nokia's hardware devision was purchased by Microsoft for roughly $7.2 billion Dollars, with the transaction in the end providing little to no benefit to Redmond, Washington-based company. Those patents cover a variety of technology...

Netflix, Marvel Twitter Accounts Hacked by White Hat Security Group

According to the hackers themselves, the breach happened after previously breaking into the Twitter account of Netflix's Director of Social Media, thus obtaining access to several other accounts belonging to the company. Netflix's social media team q...

Instagram adds Stickers and Hands-Free video in latest updates Instagram adds Stickers and Hands-Free video in latest updates

Instagram and its parent company, Facebook, sure are churning out the updates ahead of Christmas and New Year's. Instagram introduced more tools for storytellers this week, adding in stickers , a Hands-Free shooting mode, and much more for the ...

Super Mario Run Launch Fails To Impress Nintendo Investors Super Mario Run Launch Fails To Impress Nintendo Investors

Super Mario Run had the most successful launch in the history of the App Store , but that has apparently not been enough to sate Nintendo investors, who got spooked, and caused Nintendo's stock to tumble by as much as 7.1% on Monday. Essentially, i...

Block out some time to play Minecraft on Apple TV Block out some time to play Minecraft on Apple TV

If either of those are true, I bring good news! It has not yet been stated whether the DLC will be available for console versions of Minecraft but we certainly hope so. If you don't see it, it's highly likely because the game hasn't rolled out in...

Tesla Will Charge Users for Hogging the Supercharger

And just in case that the vehicle owners simply did not notice that the vehicle is already at full charge, they can still have the "idle" fee waived if they are able to move their vehicle within the first five minutes. Although the Tesla Supercharg...

Facebook brings group video chats to Messenger Facebook brings group video chats to Messenger

You can then either jump into an existing group conversation, or create a new one. Until now, a user could call another person, maybe a family member or friend, but then the duo couldn't add someone else - perhaps grandma or another roommate.

Nintendo reportedly sold 196000 NES Classic Edition consoles last month Nintendo reportedly sold 196000 NES Classic Edition consoles last month

All in all, it's shaping up to be a solid holiday season for the gaming giant, after some sputtering, particularly in light of the fact that the Nintendo Switch still on the horizon. Now that it knows the demand for the NES Classic Edition, it'll lik...

Analyst's Thoughts: 8 recommended the "Hold" rating about SIRIUS XM HOLDINGS INC

Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.10, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 1.74%, 2.17% respectively. US based company, Sirius XM Holdings Inc .'s (SIRI)'s latest closing price distance was 9.55% from the average-pric...

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