Thursday September 21-st, 2017

Trump's Task: Salvage A Disastrous Convention

Cruz told the Texas delegation that he read an article online last night about his speech and noticed that the "word cloud" for the article displayed "freedom" as the largest word, while in prior nights' word clouds the dominant word was Trump.

USA Basketball to host family of fallen military at games USA Basketball to host family of fallen military at games

As of Thursday, it was reported via Sports Illustrated that the NBA is teaming up with Facebook to put Team USA exhibition basketball games on live stream to the masses. Financial details on the NBA's streaming deal were not disclosed. However, F...

New Voicemail Feature May Finally Be Coming To WhatsApp Soon

The first one being - callback . It adds the option to send Voice message right from the call screen once the call is rejected. Chief among the new features being tested is voicemail , a welcomed addition considering how many people have replaced t...

Facebook Live Adds Full-Screen Mode; Lets Users Hide Comments, Reactions Facebook Live Adds Full-Screen Mode; Lets Users Hide Comments, Reactions

With Facebook Live, users can comment and react to live streams, which can also be viewed by the broadcaster. This one's different, trust us. In a Wednesday announcement, Facebook said that it has commenced the rollout of a series of updates to...

Unlocking the secrets of how the Man on the Moon formed Unlocking the secrets of how the Man on the Moon formed

The Imbrium crater measures more than 1200km across. Around 3.8 billion years ago, an asteroid slammed into the Moon. The grooves on the southeastern side suggest the object came from the northwest and struck the surface at an oblique angle, the ...

Smartwatches still aren't a thing and the market is already dropping Smartwatches still aren't a thing and the market is already dropping

Samsung was the No. 2 smartwatch vendor in the first half of 2016, claiming 16 percent of the market and enjoying 51 percent growth as it shipped 600,000 devices. Still, to be fair, IDC said it tracked data in comparison to the initial launch of t...

Tesla plans trucks, small SUV as part of future plans Tesla plans trucks, small SUV as part of future plans

In an updated strategy outlined in a blog post this week, Musk said that solar power, a new range of electric vehicles (EVs) and investment in auto pools will push the automaker towards a profit - something which has so far eluded the company des...

Japan warns on Pokemon GO safety as impatient gamers await launch

Serkan Toto, a games industry consultant in Tokyo , said Pokemon itself may be Japanese in origin, but " Pokemon Go " is an American-developed game with a Japanese character or characters layered on it. TechCrunch said the sponsorship will see Mc...

Microsoft posts solid quarterly results thanks to strong cloud business

Software licences were up by 10 per cent to €1.04bn, excluding the effect of foreign exchange rates, greatly exceeding analysts' forecasts of a 1.8 per cent rise. "We saw it more specifically in more developed markets". Office commercial products and...

Trump, Kasich feud over 'most powerful' VP offer Trump, Kasich feud over 'most powerful' VP offer

Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald Trump'Art of the deal" ghostwriter says Trump sent him cease and desist letter Ingraham swipe at Cruz gets standing ovation Third Eye Blind singer: Trump is "grotesque' MORE on Wednesday denied a rep...

Investigators yet to establish link to IS group in Nice attack Investigators yet to establish link to IS group in Nice attack

French police made further arrests and the government defended its security precautions as investigators continued to work on figuring out whether the Nice truck driver, who mowed down a crowd of revelers on Bastille Day, acted alone or had accompl...

New No Man's Sky Video Shows In-Game Space Battles New No Man's Sky Video Shows In-Game Space Battles

And yes, you did read that figure right - 18 quintillion planets. "It's not just the Sentinels who you need to beware of in space - pirates will swoop on the unwary, requiring you to evade and escape or fight back to defend your cargo". Future vide...

Kim Kardashian/Kanye Could Be In Trouble For That Taylor Swift Video

I would never expect you to like tell me about a line in one of your songs". TMZ reported to have obtained a legal document from Taylor Swift's lawyer threatening Kanye West with prosecution for illegally recording their phone call.

China threatens regular South China Sea combat patrols

The statement provided details of the closing but did not specify the type of exercises or the reason behind the drills. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ended his unusual silence at a private function late on Thursday and said he wanted di...

Philippines says will talk with China only on basis of court ruling

Protestors seen shouting slogans outside American fast-food chains such as KFC after an worldwide arbitration court ruled against China's territorial claims in the South China Sea , were not patriots and were breaking the law, Chinese media sai...

As PCs decline, Microsoft betting its future on the cloud

Microsoft generated $22.6 billion in revenue during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, beating Wall Street analyst estimates by almost a half-billion dollars. The company's stock was trading up 3.5 percent right after the earnings were anno...

ESSAY: The first Pokemon game for smartphones is not what I expected ESSAY: The first Pokemon game for smartphones is not what I expected

The idea of catching Pokemon in the real world is pretty much genius, and while there are no doubt some things that could be improved, the game is off to a very solid start. Though only a week old, Pokemon GO is at the top of the gaming wish list. ...

Philippines rejects China's offer of conditional talks

The Philippines said Tuesday, July 19, that direct talks with China over their maritime dispute were unlikely to start anytime soon due to Beijing's refusal to accept an worldwide tribunal ruling on the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea).

Dual-camera toting Xiaomi Redmi Pro coming 27 July? Dual-camera toting Xiaomi Redmi Pro coming 27 July?

The sale will beginon 20 of July and will continue for three days till the 22 of the month. 1 flash deals along with a host of contests and temporary price drops on few phones. Xiaomi is offering a discount of Rs 2,000 on its Mi 5 smartphone, which i...

Donald Trump Jr. makes pitch for his dad at Republican National Convention Donald Trump Jr. makes pitch for his dad at Republican National Convention

Trump and his campaign", the statement read. The convention continues with the official nomination of Trump as the party's presidential nominee. "Signs of life. "I think after tonight we won't be talking about this, we'll move on to whatever ... come...

People Have Seen The Rest Of The Walking Dead's Negan Scene People Have Seen The Rest Of The Walking Dead's Negan Scene

Though in "The Walking Dead" comics by Robert Kirkman, Glenn had to leave Maggie Greene behind after he was bashed to death by Negan, the next season, will reportedly be different from the comics, straying like it usually did in the past seasons.

How to get started playing 'Pokemon Go' How to get started playing 'Pokemon Go'

Since stardust is a valuable commodity, it is advisable not to use Stardust unless you can make the most of it. Here are a few tips to keep in mind when using Stardust. In that event, there's another way you can incentivise players to come patronise ...

Verified accounts for everyone: Twitter announces new application process Verified accounts for everyone: Twitter announces new application process

Will Twitter's old guard become a utopia of checkmarks, unbothered by the unverified masses? Moving to a more graded system with more verified accounts could be a helpful tool in weeding out some problem users. The company may ask for reasoning a...

Yahoo Q2 Revenue Beats, Earnings Light; Strategic Update Coming?

Investopedia stated in a post Sunday night that the sale would "take center stage" when the company reported its earnings Monday. Yahoo on Monday released what could be its final earnings report as a final decision about the sale of its core i...

Android 'Nougat' set for summer debut Android 'Nougat' set for summer debut

Some of the features end-users are likely more keen to experience when using Android apps are the running apps side-by-side, new Unicode 9.0 emojis and the ability to reply directly to messages within the notifications interface. Even once it's off...

At $99, ZTE's Zmax Pro smartphone promises high-end features At $99, ZTE's Zmax Pro smartphone promises high-end features

According to the official press release, ZMAX PRO is yet another effort from ZTE to give consumers "what they want, value, and use at a pace in which they ask for it". The price should still fall short of the $200 mark, beating out the Moto G4 for th...

Pokemon GO Now Taking New PokeStop and Gym Requests Pokemon GO Now Taking New PokeStop and Gym Requests

But this also has its downsides and one of the most frustrating things in the game is when there are no Pokestops or Gyms (or both) near you . But if you're in Asia and you've been agonizing over these rumors of "will it launch" or "will it no...

Record-Setting Hard Drive Writes Information One Atom At A Time

A team of scientists at the Kavli Institute of Nanoscience at Delft University reduced storage to the ultimate limit: They stored one kilobyte (8,000 bits) representing each bit by the position of a single chlorine atom. Otte emphasized that atom...

LG X Screen Review, Specifications, Price Launched in India LG X Screen Review, Specifications, Price Launched in India

More so, the second screen keeps the recent used user applications for easy access along with facility to receive calls without interruptions on the main screen and so does music play with all controls on top screen, for extreme convenience to user...

South China Sea Dispute: India Welcomes Hague Ruling South China Sea Dispute: India Welcomes Hague Ruling

The Chinese Foreign Ministry said the judges in the case filed by the Philippines against China's massive claim in West Philippine Sea were paid by the Philippine government. The Washington Post looks at the significance of the South China Sea rul...

Nintendo to release new mini NES complete with 30 classic games Nintendo to release new mini NES complete with 30 classic games

Today the video game icon known as Nintendo announced that they would be re-releasing their first ever console in stores this fall. I'd like to identify some of the big games coming to the console. The new system will feature the original controlle...

Profile of Baton Rouge Police Shooter Begins to Emerge Profile of Baton Rouge Police Shooter Begins to Emerge

President Obama, only a week after speaking at the funeral for the Dallas police officers, appeared tired at a news conference Sunday. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to our brothers and sisters at the Baton Rouge Police Department". Only a few ...

Sonic booms from SpaceX rocket prompt 911 calls

SpaceX markets itself as the future of space travel. Falcon 9 rocket blasted off at 12:45:29 a.m. EDT (0445:29 GMT) Monday from Cape Canaveral's Complex 40 launch pad. "Astronauts on the station will set up the new experiments and equipment insi...

Iran's FM extolls country's ability to restore nuke program

From year 11 to 13, says the document, Iran will install centrifuges up to five times as efficient as the 5,060 machines it is now restricted to using. Other restrictions, less focused on Iran's nuclear proliferation activities, will remain in place ...

A Guide to Staying Safe While Playing Pokemon Go A Guide to Staying Safe While Playing Pokemon Go

Android users, which dominate statistics in India, have managed to get the app installer file through third-party sites. The app clearly states to be aware of your surroundings while playing. But, with so many people wired in to play the game, there ...

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