Monday May 21-st, 2018

Broadcom raises its offer for Qualcomm to $120bn Broadcom raises its offer for Qualcomm to $120bn

Broadcom is sweetening its offer to acquire Qualcomm for more than $121 billion. Broadcom Ltd plans to unveil a new approximately $ 120 billion offer for Qualcomm Inc on Monday, aiming to ratchet up pressure on its US semiconductor peer...

Falcon Heavy takes off on its maiden mission

Falcon Heavy is twice as powerful as the next-most powerful rocket in the world today. Big day for space travel if it's successful. "I love the thought of a vehicle drifting apparently endlessly through space and perhaps being discovered by an ali...

Call Of Duty 2018 Rumored To Be Black Ops 4 Call Of Duty 2018 Rumored To Be Black Ops 4

This Treyarch-developed entry will land on PC, PS4, and Xbox One , but it's also coming to Nintendo Switch . The Nintendo Switch version of the game has Activision on its side since it will facilitate the sales which are going through the roof.

Nougat becomes most used version of Android, Oreo passes 1 percent Nougat becomes most used version of Android, Oreo passes 1 percent

That's right, Nougat has risen to become the most broadly represented version of Android within the operating system. In comparison, Android Marshmallow 6.0 version is on 28.1 per cent devices. It has finally broke past the 1 percent landmark a...

Replicate Yunnan, Mekong models to make Northeast ASEAN-India hub: ADB Replicate Yunnan, Mekong models to make Northeast ASEAN-India hub: ADB

In order to follow up with the promised investment, an agency named "Invest Assam " will be formed which will be led by Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and their major responsibility will be to realize the investments within a limited time frame...

Microsoft ditches Windows 10 S in favor of a new 'S Mode' Microsoft ditches Windows 10 S in favor of a new 'S Mode'

Though the site cites Microsoft data that claims the majority of Windows 10 S users stick with Windows 10 S, the limitations caused us to recommend switching to Windows 10 S Pro in our review of the Surface Laptop . Microsoft conceives of LTSC as ...

Nintendo announces new 'Mario Kart' app to debut within next financial year Nintendo announces new 'Mario Kart' app to debut within next financial year

On Wednesday, Nintendo announced its latest list of intellectual properties set to make their way to smartphones. No further details about the game have been released but the announcement is enough to raise excitement and interest for the nex...

Counter-Strike Co-Creator Arrested For Sexual Exploitation of a Child Counter-Strike Co-Creator Arrested For Sexual Exploitation of a Child

Yet according to Seattle's local KIRO 7 news reports , he has not been charged with a crime. Cliffe was suspended from his job at Valve Corporation, the company that acquired intellectual property rights to Counter-Strike and hired Cliffe in 200...

Overwatch 'Lunar New Year' Special Event Is Returning Overwatch 'Lunar New Year' Special Event Is Returning

Stay tuned until February 8 to see what the Lunar New Year will bring to Overwatch players. This February, Pet Valu will take the old saying, "you lucky dog" to a whole new level. And if it's anything like previous Overwatch events, returning...

Nintendo Switch Paid Online Launching September 2018 Nintendo Switch Paid Online Launching September 2018

If this was a reason at one point, there's no reason for it to still be one. Should Switch sales notch 20 million during the next fiscal year, the device will have surpassed lifetime sales of both the Nintendo GameCube and Nintendo 64 in just t...

Latest Galaxy S9 Leak Highlights Battery, Rear Camera And Fingerprint Sensor Latest Galaxy S9 Leak Highlights Battery, Rear Camera And Fingerprint Sensor

Based on Samsung's prior release cycles, the Galaxy S9 Active could become available sometime in the summer. Camera module on the left, fingerprint sensr on the right. Samsung further confirmed it by adding star in the file name of its MWC e...

Bitcoin - What Goes Up Must Come Down Bitcoin - What Goes Up Must Come Down

In the 24 hours ending at 6:45 a.m. ET Friday, Bitcoin fell over 17%, Ethereum fell more than 32%, Ripple was down 38%, and Bitcoin Cash was down over 27%. Retail investors have poured money into digital coins, enticed by the huge run-up in price...

Amazon, JPMorgan, Berkshire team up to tackle health care Amazon, JPMorgan, Berkshire team up to tackle health care

Amazon's potential entry into the pharmacy business is also reverberating. At first the major focus will be on technology to give USA employees and their families a "simplified, high-quality and transparent healthcare at a reasonable cost".

Spotify testing out new free music streaming app called Stations Spotify testing out new free music streaming app called Stations

Like many personalised apps, Stations will learn over time and give you better suggestions for the different stations, and Spotify will also use the data to improve its personalised Discover Weekly playlists for each user. However, you can't skip...

Jaguar to reveal production I-Pace at event ahead of Geneva launch Jaguar to reveal production I-Pace at event ahead of Geneva launch

When using a 100 kW charger, the Jaguar is capable of being recharged to 80 per cent of its capacity within just 40 minutes, as long as you have access to a 100 kW charger, of course. Last we'd heard, in numbers Jaguar was sharing previous year, the ...

OnePlus 5T gets stable Android 8.0 Oreo OnePlus 5T gets stable Android 8.0 Oreo

The OnePlus 5T launched late past year, disappointingly with Nougat out of the box. The Clipboard app has been a problematic one for the users of the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T smartphones. The new beta build also includes an India-focused SM...

Nab a free Celebration Pack when you log into Monster Hunter World

Capcom has yet to distribute information about the second " Street Fighter V " collaboration event that will bring Sakura's full armor to gamers. During the nine months ended December 31, 2017, our industry saw major growth in the market for home v...

Star Wars: Battlefront II Underperformed Due to Microtransaction Controversy Star Wars: Battlefront II Underperformed Due to Microtransaction Controversy

EA CFO Blake Jorgensen blames the controversy surrounding the game's loot boxes as the primary reason why the game underperformed during the quarter. In Star Wars Battlefront ™ II, almost 70% of players engaged in the single-player campaign. Ba...

Facebook is banning cryptocurrency and ICO ads Facebook is banning cryptocurrency and ICO ads

Facebook has announced it will ban all ads that promote cryptocurrencies in an effort to stamp out what it characterizes as "financial products and services frequently associated with misleading or deceptive promotional practices ". The United ...

Waymo's fleet of self-driving minivans just grew by 'thousands' Waymo's fleet of self-driving minivans just grew by 'thousands'

If you're interested in getting behind the metaphorical wheel of one of Waymo's self-driving taxis, the company will be opening up its ride-hailing service to Phoenix citizens sometime this year. In line with Cars.com's long-standing ethics policy,...

5 storylines to follow for Patriots-Eagles in Super Bowl LII 5 storylines to follow for Patriots-Eagles in Super Bowl LII

Allen has performed well in playoff games in his Patriots career, including the Super Bowl last season and in the AFC Championship Game this year against the Jaguars. Four points: Potential game-changer. Quarterback Nick Foles took control o...

Govt to push for Triple Talaq Bill in Budget session Govt to push for Triple Talaq Bill in Budget session

He said despite the orders of the Supreme Court, the Bill on triple talaq could not be passed by Parliament and Muslim women were denied their rights. "Unemployment is rising. Peace and harmony are being driven out and violence being spread". From Ko...

Original Nokia 6 Oreo Update Rolling Out Now

The yesteryear launched Nokia 7 packed 4GB/6GB RAM and was priced at 2,499 Yuan (approximately Rs. 25,000) and 2,699 yuan (approximately Rs. 27,000) respectively. The Nokia 7 comes with a 5.2-inch full-HD with 1080x1920 pixels resolution. It will ...

Jogging app Strava reveals highly sensitive information about U.S. soldiers' location Jogging app Strava reveals highly sensitive information about U.S. soldiers' location

For example, the shows popular routes walked around a camp in Gao in Mali, where Dutch soldiers are on mission, AD reports. This is luckily not a problem for the Dutch soldiers in Mali, whose location is not a secret. And while Ruser made his disco...

Microsoft issues new update to negate issues from Intel's Spectre fixes Microsoft issues new update to negate issues from Intel's Spectre fixes

Microsoft told ZDNet it's now waiting for Intel to release the fixed firmware version after determining "system stability can in some circumstances cause data loss or corruption ". In that January 11 note , Intel added that, "End-users should c...

White House says it's not considering a national 5G network White House says it's not considering a national 5G network

The administration official who spoke to Reuters confirmed the gist of the Axios report and said the option was being debated at a low level in the administration and was six to eight months away from being considered by the president. The report...

February's Games With Gold Lineup Features Swords and Speed February's Games With Gold Lineup Features Swords and Speed

The lineup for February 2018 is led by Shadow Warrior , Flying Wild Hog's 2013 reboot of the late-'90s first-person shooter. Microsoft launched the Xbox One X 1TB gaming console in India this week. Shadow Warrior tells the story of a relu...

Apple Has a New Enterprise Partner Apple Has a New Enterprise Partner

Business Chat allows users to text businesses like Lowe's directly in their Messages app , improving customer service responsiveness. But perhaps the biggest change is the much-needed power management feature to the battery settings in i...

Who's Trading Bitcoin? South Korea Wants To Know Who's Trading Bitcoin? South Korea Wants To Know

Cryptocurrency trading remains unregulated in India where it attracts the young and tech-savvy crowd, real estate players, and even jewelers despite multiple warnings from the government comparing digital currency investments to Ponzi schemes.

Google will let you mute those annoying ads that stalk you Google will let you mute those annoying ads that stalk you

Chrome's improved pop-up blocker stops abusive sites from opening new tabs or windows unless you explicitly click a link to do so. To switch the feature on, click the green padlock in the address bar and hit "mute website", or head to Settings Ad...

Apple's iOS 11.3 update will have business chat

The app lets users chat with a service rep, schedule an appointment, or make purchases through Apple Pay without leaving the app. The company has released the developer preview of iOS 11.3 to members of the iOS Developer Program. If you're an I...

Microsoft introduces new privacy tool Microsoft introduces new privacy tool

Microsoft has gotten plenty of heat over the years for being insufficiently focused on the privacy of its users, but it's looking to change that image this year with a new suite of tools to track your personal data. However, the company is also sayin...

Sky signals the end of the satellite dish Sky signals the end of the satellite dish

The number of Sky retail customers in the United Kingdom and Ireland rose by 255,000 to 12.9 million, while Sky added 365,000 new customers to bring the total to 22.9 million. It declared an interim dividend of 13.06p per share, up 4% from 2016, in a...

New Microsoft Games Will Hit Xbox Game Pass on Release Day New Microsoft Games Will Hit Xbox Game Pass on Release Day

Microsoft has just increased the value of its Xbox Game Pass service exponentially. While filled with older games, there are now over 100 games available to fully play in the Xbox Game Pass library including the Bioshock series, Dead Rising...

Cambodian PM embarks on visit to India Cambodian PM embarks on visit to India

Chutima Bunyapraphasara, Deputy Minister of Commerce, Thailand, H.E. Cao Quoc Hung, Vice Minister of Industry and Trade, Vietnam and H.E. Lim Jock Hoi, Secretary General of ASEAN . this is a vibrant economic commercial space for us". "Indian IT co...

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