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Airbnb Plus gives users the option to book hotel-quality accommodation

Airbnb has expanded its offering to include hotels, luxury properties and a loyalty programme for guests as the California startup shifts towards a full-service...


How to Play Super Mario Odyssey's Balloon World

Once you find Luigi in the world you're in, talk to him. Update: Luigi's Balloon World , the new minigame available after finishing Super Mario Odyssey , ...


Evangelist Billy Graham brought his crusade to Tyler in 1953

His love for Christ and his gentle soul helped open hearts to the Word, including mine. As an adviser to presidents from Henry Truman to George W. Bush, Graham...


Apple speaking with miners directly to buy cobalt

Apple Inc is in talks to buy long-term supplies of cobalt for iPhone batteries directly from miners, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing sources. Cobalt d...


Android P will stop malicious apps from exploiting smartphone cameras and microphones

It also shows nearby stores that support Android Pay, as if that's your prime criteria for shopping. Of course, Google Assistant is expected to feature prominen...


Samsung to compete with Facebook; new social media service in works

Under the hood, a powerhouse processor from Samsung's own kitchens, the Exynos 9810 clocked at 1.9GHz in normal and 2.9GHz in turbo modes will run the new ...


Magnitude-7.2 earthquake strikes south, central Mexico

In Mexico City , tall buildings swayed for more than a minute as seismic alarms sounded throughout the city, and tremors were felt as far away as Guatemala to ...


Tinder Will Now Let Women Initiate Conversations First

Bumble's approach to dating has always been to empower women by letting them choose who to talk to-and it looks like Tinder is now following in its rival's f...


Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 1 photos leaked ahead of MWC 2018

Since all Nokia smartphones from HMD Global is already running stock Android , we do wonder how Android One will change things around. Nokia 7 Plus w...


How Apple's HomePod compares to the competition

Have you bought HomePod? AppleThe Apple HomePod went for sale on February 9, and includes an updates Siri voice assistant out of the box. You can also trans...


Google is bringing AMP to Gmail, promising dynamic emails with interactive content

User interaction will be conducted through taps, which would take you from one portion of the story to the next - much like how you flip through Instrag...


Google Pixel Smartphone Shipments Doubled to three.9 Million in 2017: IDC

For comparison , Apple typically has sales stats showing over a million iPhones sold per day. Shipments in fact doubled year over year, though given the origin...


New Mercedes-AMG G 63 unveiled

Expect to see the 2019 Mercedes-AMG G63 debut at Geneva next month. It now features coil springs on all four corners of the vehicle , while the front axle fu...


Google's Area 120 Testing Smart Reply Feature for Android Text Messages

Like all other projects within Area 120 , it's a very early experiment so there aren't many details to share right now . It's hard to imagine how quickly Go...


AutoExpo2018: Lohia Auto launches electric three-wheeler Comfort E Auto

The company has priced Comfort E Auto HS at Rs 1.49 lakh (ex showroom Delhi) and comes with facilities such as central locking and Global Positioning System. ...


Kim Jong Un's sister to make historic visit to South for Olympics

By sending a relative, "Kim Jong Un may be trying to present himself as an equal to Donald Trump ", Hong said . A year ago she was added to a U.S. What's Ki...


Super Bowl 49 Hero, Malcolm Butler Benched in Patriots SB Loss

Bill Belichick didn't divulge many details other than to say he did 'what was best for the team'. The former West Alabama standout was on the field for 97....


HTC's rumored U12 showcased in a 5G event in Taiwan

The Taiwan 5G Industry Alliance meeting of last month saw HTC bring a new smartphone for testing, which was the U12. The pictures show the device's top and ...


Broadcom ratchets up pressure on Qualcomm with new acquisition offer

Broadcom's previous $ 70 per share offer consisted of $60 per share in cash and $10 per share in stock. Qualcomm has told its shareholders that Broadcom's ...


Call Of Duty Black Ops 4 Must Replicate WW2 Streaks!

According to a report from Gaming Bolt , a fairly trustworthy insider named Marcus Sellar who to his credit predicted some big announcements such as the Lab...


Gaming Rumors: New Crash Bandicoot Game Coming in 2019?

The remastered re-release of the Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy a year ago proved to be a popular hit among gamers who missed the spinning marsupial. The new...


Kenyan authorities ignore court order allowing TV stations to broadcast

The government took three private television channels off the air on Tuesday as they began to cover of the opposition ceremony. "As soon as we serve the order...


Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9

Folks at XDA Developers have found a long list of code-names for unreleased handsets hidden in the leaked Android 8.0 Oreo beta build for the Galaxy Note 8...


Samsung bitcoin mining rig could be available soon

Chip makers like Samsung , South Korean rival SK Hynix and Intel have been riding a boom in sales of semiconductors as the world demands ever greater processin...


You can now use Alexa to send SMS messages

The skill, which is live in the United States now with other countries expected to follow, can send messages using either the Alexa Messaging System for fello...


Jaguar's I-Pace set to debut in Geneva in March

Rigorously tested across extremes of terrain and temperature, the I-PACE has tamed the Arctic at Jaguar Land Rover's cold weather test facility in Arjeplog, Swe...


Budget session: President Kovind hopes for passage of triple talaq bill

It presents a summary of the performance of the government's major development programmes undertaken during that period. "The first half is brief and will be de...


US Soldiers Accidentally Reveal Secret Bases With Jogging App

Manning said he was not aware of any request to Strava to take down its map . The UK's security services must be hyper-aware of what they're sharing - re...


Russian athletes cleared to compete under neutral flag

The IOC hasn't confirmed which Russians will be invited to compete in Pyeongchang, and hasn't explained any individual decisions. "I'm still waiting, but if the...


Google and Facebook 'Deliberately Engineer Addiction — George Soros

But a Hungarian billionaire investor thinks otherwise. The lawmakers behind the bill say the rules will help prevent Russian Federation and other foreign powers...


Games with Gold for February include Crazy Taxi, Shadow Warrior, more

Welcome to another exciting month of titles included with Games with Gold! Assassin's Creed Chronicles: India , a $9.99 value, is going to be available as a ...


Windows 10 will soon let paranoid punters pry on Microsoft's data-slurping

It is made available for everyone in Microsoft Store , allowing them to "see, search and take action" with the diagnostic data in the cloud of the user's res...


Apple releases macOS Excessive Sierra 10.13.three and iOS 11.2.5

These updates backported the company's Meltdown patch, originally released in December 2017. The move brings Apple closer to being on par with Microsoft in ...


IPhone Battery Explodes After Man Bites It To Test Its Authenticity

One man recently demonstrated why you should not consider biting your cell phone battery. It was reported that the new Apple phone’s batteries were manu...


Sami Anan Officially Banned from Running in Presidential Elections

In a statement released earlier in the day, SCAF said that the 69-year-old, who announced his candidacy on Sunday, had forged official documents to end his ...


Hype Things to Expect From Dragon Ball FighterZ

With the open beta having come to a close and the official release just over the horizon, Arc System Works surprises those looking forward to " Dragon Ball Fi...


Looks Like Audiobooks Are Coming to Google Play

For example, the Audible Clips feature allows users to record their favorite lines from audiobooks that they can share with their friends and family. Most o...


Apple executives offers choice to save battery life, doesn't recommend it

While there isn't a specific timetable for when the new features will be released, Cook said they will be available for testing in a developer release of iOS ne...


Life is Strange: Before the Storm's physical release is in March

Square Enix and Deck Nine Games have announced that Life Is Strange: Before the Storm will make its way to retail stores on March 6. The Standard Edition is...


Switch tops United States sales, 3DS posts best sales month since December 2014

Nintendo's current lineup of 3DS hardware includes the $199.99 New Nintendo 3DS XL, the $149.99 New Nintendo 2DS XL and a pair of Nintendo 2DS bundles that ...