Thursday October 19-th, 2017

Apple Releasing iPhone 8 & Two More New iPhones Devices This Year

Apple is also encouraging its customers to recycle their old devices through Apple Renew. That means the end of mining metals from the earth, which is a tall order. "It would make sense for Apple to streamline the design and give users more...

Facebook gives peek inside unit studying brain-to-text technology Facebook gives peek inside unit studying brain-to-text technology

Last year, Facebook poached Dugan, who helped shape Google initiatives such as Project Tango (3-D mapping) and Project Ara (tools for building modular smartphones), to head Building 8 , a research-and-product-development group considered vital to ...

AMD announces Radeon RX 500 series graphics cards based on Polaris architecture AMD announces Radeon RX 500 series graphics cards based on Polaris architecture

After about a year of announcing the RX 400 series of budget and mid-range graphics cards, AMD is back with the RX 500 series. Other than adding support for these new cards, the latest Crimson ReLive 17.4.3 release doesn't seem to offer a who...

Facebook CEO sees augmented reality's future in the camera

The environment offers users tools to make it easier to create augmented reality scenes like masks and other overlays that react to the scene around them. Stay tuned to Pocket-lint's Facebook hub for related news, reviews, and analysis. Similar...

NASA Will Study How Fires Work In Space By Torching A Spaceship

After the launch, Kennedy Space Center Director Bob Cabana asked Diller what he thought of his last launch. Diller's voice led the countdown to many space shuttle launches, including the final Atlantis launch in 2011, and the Hubble Space Telescope...

Nintendo sold over 906k Switch consoles in the United States last month Nintendo sold over 906k Switch consoles in the United States last month

If this data is accurate, Nintendo exceeded its target by 15%, or 300,000 Switch consoles. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, meanwhile, sold more than 925,000 copies on Switch and almost 460,000 copies on Wii U, putting combined totals we...

Convicted killer escaped from British Columbia prison…Is he headed to US? Convicted killer escaped from British Columbia prison…Is he headed to US?

Saturday by RCMP officers from Agassiz, a jurisdiction located more than 50 kilometres east of Mission across the Harrison River, but it's unclear exactly where Dezwaan was found. CSC is now conducting an investigation into the incident, including ho...

Russian agents arrest 3 in subway bombing, defuse device

But the Wednesday statement said, "At this moment, the investigators have no evidence of connection or acquaintance of the detained with executor of the terrorist action in the St. The attack follows a long string of bombings of Russian planes, tra...

Pence lands in South Korea after North's failed launch

Recent satellite imagery suggests the country could conduct another underground nuclear test at any time. Trump has been leaning on China to put pressure on North Korea, but has also threatened to take on the country alone if necessary.

Splatoon 2 hits stores on July 21 Splatoon 2 hits stores on July 21

Breath of the Wild is the fastest-selling Nintendo launch title ever and the fastest-selling Zelda title across its entire 30-year history. Nintendo will provide a full accounting of worldwide Nintendo Switch sales, as well as other financial...

Indian Billionaires Spar as Jio Resumes Offer in 'New Bottle' Indian Billionaires Spar as Jio Resumes Offer in 'New Bottle'

This means that you will be able to acess free internet, unlimited SMSs and voice calls along with apps for 84 days. The 1 GB plan will come at 309 INR for the prime members. The Jio website requires you to enter your phone number in order to see w...

'Manchester by the Sea' inspired duo to kill son 'Manchester by the Sea' inspired duo to kill son

It was all part of a plan the couple hatched in the hours after watching the film Manchester by the Sea with Jeffrey on February 28, according to Chenango County District Attorney Joseph McBride . Casey Affleck, victor of Best Actor for Manches...

Smithers British Columbia man Attacked By Deer Smithers British Columbia man Attacked By Deer

Heading to his hotel room for a relaxing night in, Cary McCook , a 25-year-old hip hop artist with Reka-Nation, gets initiated into Canada's very own version of fight club and, well, he definitely tapped out. He said that his only injury was a bit...

Malala named youngest ever UN Messenger of Peace Malala named youngest ever UN Messenger of Peace

Malala Yousafzai , the youngest Nobel laureate, has broken another age barrier and become the youngest UN Messenger of Peace , an honour she shares with Hollywood actors Leonardo DiCaprio and Charlize Theron. "What I realized is if you remain silent...

Rolling Stone settles, but fight over rape story isn't over Rolling Stone settles, but fight over rape story isn't over

The damages award was $1 million against Rolling Stone , and an additional $2 million against writer Sabrina Rubin Erdely. Rolling Stone had appealed the verdict. The magazine soon acknowledged that it had lost faith in its main source for the s...

Hackers are Attacking Word Users with Microsoft Office Zero-Day Vulnerability Hackers are Attacking Word Users with Microsoft Office Zero-Day Vulnerability

The bug in question allows a malicious Word document containing an OLE2link object to be executed by a system running even Windows 10. Attackers have been exploiting an unpatched vulnerability in Microsoft Word for the past few months to compromise...

Windows 10 Cloud Rumored For Microsoft's 'Bespin' Spring Event

What that means in real terms is that from today, Microsoft will not offer any kind of security updates or patches for the operating system, meaning it will not be safe from the evils of the ever-changing cavalcade of nasties. So, Vista never really...

Windows 10 Creators Update ultimate guide Windows 10 Creators Update ultimate guide

You will very soon be able to use Microsoft's Cortana voice assistant with the Raspberry Pi 3 and make cool devices that can accept voice commands. Before actually upgrading your system to Creators Update , you should consider backing up your ...

Splatoon 2, ARMS-focused Nintendo Direct to take place this week

Both games are going to help the Switch add more AAA titles other than Zelda . The presentation will air in all three regions, which means we could see a new game or two revealed, as well! The Nintendo Switch has been available worldwide for a...

Symantec says CIA tools found across 16 countries Symantec says CIA tools found across 16 countries

Given all that, Symantec says "there can be little doubt that Longhorn's activities and the Vault 7 documents are the work of the same group ". Given the close similarities between the tools and techniques, there can be little doubt that Longhor...

Don't Miss the Pink Moon Don't Miss the Pink Moon

The moon rise Monday evening is at 7:24p.m. and will be 98.8% full. The moon becomes officially full at 2:08 a.m. eastern early Tuesday, but to the human eye will appear totally illuminated from dusk to dawn. According to Space.com, it's given that...

'Thor: Ragnarok' trailer features Thor facing off against the Hulk 'Thor: Ragnarok' trailer features Thor facing off against the Hulk

Thor immediately lights up and yells, "Yes!" before turning to the crowd and shouting, "We know each other!" Check out Hela's hammer-crushing debut in the Thor: Ragnarok trailer below. In the first teaser-trailer for Thor: Ragnarok , our Asga...

Uber Kicked Out of Italy in Shocking Court Case Verdict

Uber is going through some tough times right about now. That implies Uber's Black, Suv, Lux, X, XL, Select, and Van administrations are altogether hindered from working in Italy and Uber can't publicize at all in the nation. Meanwhile lawyers for the...

Ford made a crib that acts like a car Ford made a crib that acts like a car

But following numerous enquiries, the company is considering putting the unique cot into full-scale production. "But while a quick drive in the family vehicle can work wonders in getting baby off to sleep, the poor old parents still have to be awake ...

Suns take pride in stopping Russell Westbrook from getting triple-double Suns take pride in stopping Russell Westbrook from getting triple-double

Kyle Cox, 24, of Memphis has been a Thunder fan since the franchise relocated from Seattle and could hardly sleep Tuesday night after Westbrook tied Robertson's single-season mark of 41 triple-doubles, set in 1961-62. I hope he gets it, just not he...

Trump ordered Syrian air strike before dinner with Xi

Trump pressed Xi to do more to curb North Korea's nuclear programme in their summit meeting at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said. Trump has accused China of "raping" the U.S. and argued that it has engag...

Bezos to burn $1bn a year fuelling tourist trips into space Bezos to burn $1bn a year fuelling tourist trips into space

Space Symposium in Colorado Springs. "If we can make access to space low-priced, then entrepreneurs will be unleashed", Bezos said to reporters. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has said that he sells almost $1bn worth of shares annually to finance his...

Hyundai and Kia Recall 1.2M Cars for Possible Engine Failure Hyundai and Kia Recall 1.2M Cars for Possible Engine Failure

All have either 2-Liter or 2.4-Liter gasoline engines. The issue, according to documents released by the U.S. National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration, is caused by debris left in the manufacturing process that can restrict oil flow to co...

Uber fires back at Google spinoff in self-driving car case Uber fires back at Google spinoff in self-driving car case

The court filing on Friday comes in response to Waymo's request last month for a federal judge to halt Uber's self-driving vehicle efforts. Levandowski is now the head of Uber's self-driving department. As Jalopnik reported this week , from the out...

Twitter launches 'Lite' mobile web service that's faster and more data-friendly Twitter launches 'Lite' mobile web service that's faster and more data-friendly

Traughber said: "No matter where you are in the world, we want to make Twitter the best way for you to get real-time updates on news, sports, entertainment, politics, and other topics that matter most to you". Twitter Lite is a new, lightweight w...

The Galaxy S8's Dedicated Bixby Button Can Be Remapped Using An App

We can also see that it will not be a phone for everyone, as it will be a 5.7 inch screen, a screen that is not made for all hands. As the Phonandroid relay, the Galaxy S8 now accounts for 60% of Samsung's production, compared with 40% for the G...

Facebook launches tool to help users spot false news Facebook launches tool to help users spot false news

Investigate the source . Ensure that the story is written by a source that you trust with a reputation for accuracy. False news, of course, was around long before the election. Michael Connor, executive director of Open MIC, a nonprofit organizatio...

Boys threatened victim with dog attack if she tried to flee Boys threatened victim with dog attack if she tried to flee

Both teens face charges of aggravated criminal assault, manufacturing and dissemination of child pornography, and will be prosecuted within the state's juvenile court system. Police are also trying to identify others who took part in the assault, off...

State launches campaign to address driver distraction

This is the first of its kind as part of a department wide initiative to address distracted driving called "You Text, You Drive, You Pay". "We see people who are reading newspapers or books, and we've got those people who are grooming, whether it's...

Amazon replaces Twitter to live stream NFL Amazon replaces Twitter to live stream NFL

The streaming service reached a $50 million, one-year deal with the National Football League to host their games . The e-commerce giant has confirmed the deal, not the financial details, where it stream ten Thursday-night Football games online.

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