Monday May 21-st, 2018

Google unveils $30bn infrastructure investment plans Google unveils $30bn infrastructure investment plans

Companies like PayPal leverage our network and infrastructure to run their businesses effectively", Ben Treynor Sloss , vice president of Google's cloud platform , said in a blog post. Microsoft and Facebook worked together to build a massive ove...

Two New Ways to Get PS4 Pro Two New Ways to Get PS4 Pro

When both of them launch on January 26, you'll be able to get them exclusively at GameStop (or EB Games if you happen to live in Canada). If you're not much of a Monster Hunter fan but still dig stylish consoles, Sony and GameStop have also t...

USA lawmakers urge AT&T to cut commercial ties with Huawei USA lawmakers urge AT&T to cut commercial ties with Huawei

The bill would ban U.S. government agencies from purchasing and using equipment made by Huawei and ZTE . The US also isn't the only country to worry about the companies: the Australian government upheld a prohibition in 2013 that barred Huawei f...

British Labor Party Thinks a New Brexit Referendum is Possible British Labor Party Thinks a New Brexit Referendum is Possible

MODERATE Labour MPs could quit and stand as independents against the party if they are booted out of their seats by the hard left. However, the episode has increased the pressure on Mr Corbyn and the Labour leadership to soft their stance further...

Micromax BHARAT GO With Android Oreo Go Edition Coming This Month Micromax BHARAT GO With Android Oreo Go Edition Coming This Month

Also coming inside Micromax Bharat Go will be the "Go" versions of Google Search, Google Assistant, Google Maps, Gmail and more. In case you are wondering, Google had recently launched the Android Oreo (Go Edition) aka Android Go operating sy...

Kia Forte gets bigger, more fuel efficient at Detroit auto show Kia Forte gets bigger, more fuel efficient at Detroit auto show

The base of the windshield is moved back 5 inches for a longer hood, while the four-door coupe roofline stretches to the rear to accentuate the sportier proportions. An eight-inch colour infotainment touchscreen sits in a tombstone housing atop the c...

Silverado Expands Model Range for 2019 Silverado Expands Model Range for 2019

Alan Batey, GM's head of North America, said Chevy will offer eight different configurations of the truck from basic work models to well-equipped off-road and luxury versions so they can be personalized. "Every truck - including the luxurious High Co...

Facebook is changing what posts you'll see in your News Feed Facebook is changing what posts you'll see in your News Feed

Other publishers like Bloomberg have chose to get ahead of the algorithm change and create community-driven Facebook groups around certain topics where they can promote their stories and drive traffic back to their sites, according to Digiday .

Vandenberg AFB Rocket Launch of US Spy Satellite Scheduled for Friday Vandenberg AFB Rocket Launch of US Spy Satellite Scheduled for Friday

As per Space.com, the National Reconnaissance Office ( NRO ), which builds and manages the spy satellites of the US, will operate the new classified NROL-47 satellite. The GEM 60s provided additional thrust to the lone Aerojet Rocketdyne RS-68A engin...

Dark Souls Trilogy Box Set Announced for Japan Dark Souls Trilogy Box Set Announced for Japan

Experience the rich world of DARK SOULS in upscaled 4K resolution with 60FPS when playing on a PlayStation 4 Pro system, Xbox One X, and PC. The Nintendo Switch will run at 1080p on TV mode and 720p while in handheld mode, but it will be locked at ...

SpaceX May Have Lost A Super-Expensive And Classified US Spy Satellite SpaceX May Have Lost A Super-Expensive And Classified US Spy Satellite

In Northrop Grumman , the producer of Zuma and adapter payload, declined to comment, citing the secrecy of the mission. "Information published that is contrary to this statement is categorically false", said Gwynne Shotwell, chief operating office...

Skype Insider Preview // Private Conversations Skype Insider Preview // Private Conversations

You can't edit messages or forward files in this mode, only emoticons, files, and audio messages are available to send. With Private Conversations, you can have end-to-end encrypted Skype audio calls and send text messages or files like images, aud...

'Mario Tennis Aces' announced for the Nintendo Switch 'Mario Tennis Aces' announced for the Nintendo Switch

Not only that, the Ultimate Edition will also include Breath Of the Wild themed costumes and couch co-op. Player will be able to serve it up with Mario and friends this spring on the Switch with the release of Mario Tennis Aces , a new add...

Facebook is making a major change Facebook is making a major change

In an exclusive video interview with CNN Tech's Laurie Segall, Facebook VP Adam Mosseri described the move as a "rebalancing" of how Facebook's algorithms rank items in the main feed. These changes are made after Facebook was criticized for sprea...

SpaceX claims malfunctioning rocket worked just as it was supposed to SpaceX claims malfunctioning rocket worked just as it was supposed to

In the case of Zuma, we have no idea who that is. Zuma was built by the defence contractor Northrop Grumman , though it is unknown which U.S. agency would have been using the satellite. The odd explanation seems to have to do with a device within ...

Japanese astronaut apologises for 'fake news' of height increase Japanese astronaut apologises for 'fake news' of height increase

The news of a Japanese astronaut who shot up nine centimetres in height after just a month in spaceflight turned out to be too out-of-this-world to be true. Upon returning to earth and its gravitational pull, astronauts return to their usual heig...

Apple says it looks out for kids, as investors cite phone 'addiction' Apple says it looks out for kids, as investors cite phone 'addiction'

The letter goes on to suggest Apple make amends by funding studies into technology overuse, and put together an advisory board of researchers and child development professionals that would help Apple design its parental controls to provide more cho...

Lenovo Mirage Solo with Daydream VR headset launched at CES 2018 Lenovo Mirage Solo with Daydream VR headset launched at CES 2018

The result is an immersive 110-degrees VR experience anywhere that blurs the lines between reality. The first two units out of the gate are the Lenovo Mirage Camera and YI Horizon VR180 Camera . Running Android 7.0 Nougat and Google's Daydream O...

Razer's Project Linda Phone-Laptop Hybrid Looks Like a Tough Sell Razer's Project Linda Phone-Laptop Hybrid Looks Like a Tough Sell

The Razer Phone plugs right into where the laptop's trackpad should be, and then actually acts as the trackpad , as well as providing the brains and apps for the whole device. Razer announced Tuesday that it has partnered with Netflix to allow ow...

LG to unveil its rollabale 65-inch 4K OLED TV LG to unveil its rollabale 65-inch 4K OLED TV

That was much more of a tech demo than what this looks to be, just showing off the idea of a display that can be rolled up instead of how it might actually be used in practice. LG says this 65-inch UHD rollable OLED display "highlights the distinctiv...

Ex-Google engineer fired over gender memo sues for discrimination Ex-Google engineer fired over gender memo sues for discrimination

James Damore , the former Google engineer who was sacked after distributing a memo questioning the company's diversity policies, filed a class action lawsuit on Monday claiming racial discrimination by the technology giant. Google did not i...

HTC announces Vive Pro with increased resolution and built-in headphones HTC announces Vive Pro with increased resolution and built-in headphones

The new displays on the Vive Pro will be a 78 percent increase in resolution over the original Vive, HTC explained at press conference on Monday. "Vive we truly believe is the industry standard when it comes to VR", said Daniel O'Brien, general...

Samsung announces updated version of the Notebook 7 Spin Samsung announces updated version of the Notebook 7 Spin

Samsung has announced a new version of Notebook 7 Spin that comes packed with a quad-core eight-gen Intel Core i5 processor. The Notebook 7 Spin comes with a touchscreen that rotates 360 degrees on its hinge. The Notebook 9 Pen features a single US...

Shooting The Messenger In Aadhaar Breach Case? Reality Check Shooting The Messenger In Aadhaar Breach Case? Reality Check

India a year ago slipped three places to 136th in the World Press Freedom Index of 180 nations, compiled by Reporters Without Borders. The Delhi Police registered the FIR on a UIDAI official's complaint. Police sources clarified on Sunday night t...

Reliance Jio vs Airtel vs Vodafone Reliance Jio vs Airtel vs Vodafone

On a recharge of Rs 448 , the users will get 126 GB data for a validity of 84 days . Along with those, the existing Jio Rs 399 plan will offer 20% more data and validity from next week. The validity of this plan will be 84 days . This also...

SpaceX launches secret government payload, brings rocket back home SpaceX launches secret government payload, brings rocket back home

A series of engine firings to flip it around and slow its plunge through the atmosphere culminated in SpaceX's 21st rocket landing in just over two years. Zuma could be a military satellite, an intelligence and reconnaissance satellite, or something ...

SpaceX Launches Secret Zuma Mission for US Government, Lands Rocket SpaceX Launches Secret Zuma Mission for US Government, Lands Rocket

EST (GMT-5). After launch, SpaceX returned the tall portion of the Falcon 9 rocket to an upright landing at Cape Canaveral. The Falcon 9 will carry a US government satellite made by Northrop Grumman into low earth orbit. Although we don't know ...

Burnout Paradise Remaster Coming to PS4 in Japan

The confirmation came from a Japanese store listing that only had the PS4 edition, but it's nearly certain it'll come to both PS4 and Xbox One. In Japan it will cost ¥4,104, which converts to around $35. So, who's pumped to get their Burnout on? ...

HP recalls explosive laptop batteries after reports of melting, charring HP recalls explosive laptop batteries after reports of melting, charring

There have been eight reports of the batteries overheating, melting or charring, including three reports of property damage. Fortunately, there is an easy way for users to determine whether they have been affected - HP has set up a webpage wher...

Nokia 6 (2018) goes official with Bothie camera, OZO Audio Nokia 6 (2018) goes official with Bothie camera, OZO Audio

The most immediately noticeable aspect of the Nokia 6 (2018 ) is the relocation of its fingerprint sensor to the back. The device runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat, however, it is expected to receive the latest Android version, Android 8.0 Oreo soon.

The Elder Dragon's Trailer & New DLC The Elder Dragon's Trailer & New DLC

In any case, if you've got a PlayStation 4 , you're going to want to check this out, as the new beta will pit you against Nergigante. They include Teostra and Kushala Daora . Previous beta missions where you could match up against Jagras, Anjanat...

Tesla says its Model 3 production nightmare is almost over Tesla says its Model 3 production nightmare is almost over

Of the 2,425 Model 3 vehicles produced in the fourth quarter, 793 of them (or almost 33%) were made in the last seven working days of the quarter, according to Tesla. Still, Tesla managed to deliver 1,550 Model 3s in the last quarter of the year, a...

First Blue Moon Total Lunar Eclipse in 150 Years Coming This Month First Blue Moon Total Lunar Eclipse in 150 Years Coming This Month

According to the U.S. space agency, the second supermoon will feature a total lunar eclipse "with totality viewable from western North America across the pacific to Eastern Asia". During totality, the Moon's lower limb will appear much brighter tha...

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra Wants To Be The Next Selfie Phone! Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra Wants To Be The Next Selfie Phone!

The XA2 will be equipped with a 21MP, 4K-capable rear camera and 7MP front-facing selfie camera. The Ultra model should come with a dual 15 MP front-facing camera (with 4K video) and a 21 MP rear camera, while the regular XA2 will have the same rea...

LG Unveils A 4K HDR Projector Ahead Of CES 2018

The device also supports HDR content (HDR 10) for an immersive cinematic experience in the home. Standard connectivity options include ports for USB, Ethernet and HDMI, as well as wireless support for external devices such as a keyboard and mouse.

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