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Apple revamps privacy controls to comply with new European law

The headliner of the latest iOS update from Apple is the new battery features, which give users more control over how the device handles battery usage...


Huawei P20 launch event in Paris - Photos from behind the scenes

The P20 Pro has a bigger 6.1-inch display with 18:7:9 as the aspect ratio and nearly identical resolution. A bold move by Huawei , they integrated three...


PlayerUnknown's Battleground will finally start implementing some region-locking

Like the clothing customization items in the game, weapon skins will be found in crates for the game and there's already a long list of skins to try and collect...


Ford, Alibaba Launch 'Car Vending Machine' in Guangzhou

For those with scores above 700, the three day test drive is free. The multi-story facility, which sports cats' eyes and ears on the roof, can be accessed usi...


Chrissy Teigen's Snapchat Exit Sends Stock Down Again

In the meantime, we wanna know... Chrissy Teigen has bailed on Snapchat , and the app's stock took a nosedive after she talked about her decision. Shame on...


USA stocks shoot higher as trading opens

The Dow Jones industrial average surged almost 670 points, erasing almost half the ground it lost last week and marking the biggest gain since August 2015. Th...


Telecom scam: Israeli police question PM Netanyahu for second time

Media reports said Netanyahu's wife, Sara, and son Yair were also being questioned at another location. This is the Netanyahu's tenth interrogation since 2017...


City of Atlanta Under Ransomware Cyberattack

Cox said the city's public safety department, water services and airports are operating without incident. A ransomware attack on the city of Atlanta's gover...


Disney Announces New Marvel Experiences For Theme Parks

Disney Parks announced Tuesday that a Marvel-themed land will be coming to Disneyland in 2020. That new Marvel land will be anchored by Guardians of the G...


Fortnite Streamer Breaks Twitch Record

The news should come as no surprise to those who've been following the meteoric trajectory of Fortnite and its popular battle royale-style game mode, which pu...


Strike in northwest Syria kills 20, including 16 children: monitor

Syrian rebels will evacuate a besieged town in eastern Ghouta , opposition sources and officials and a military media unit run by the government's ally Hezboll...


Vive Pro Priced, Pre-orders Open

When we first tried out the Vive Pro back at CES in January, we were impressed by the headset's capabilities, despite not feeling exactly like a true second g...


Nine-year-old boy kills teenage sister over video game in US

The boy grabbed a handgun, which was kept in a nightstand next to the bed, and shot the sister in the back of the head, the sheriff said. She was rushed to L...


Students, teacher remember Stephen Hawking with a lesson from his work, life

Professor Stephen Hawking , the brilliant young man who was given only a few years to live after being diagnosed with a rare form of motor neurone disease at...


Identical no longer after a year in space

One finding - that his gene expression levels changed by 7percent - triggered a media sensation, with headlines about him "losing" part of his DNA. According ...


Source Code Reveals Shadow Of The Tomb Raider Launch Date

The love story revolves around Lara's relationship with her father. Refusing to accept his death, she soon discovers the site where he was last seen. The early ...


How to watch Elon Musk's Q&A at SXSW

Relaxing in a lined brown bomber jacket, Musk held forth on some of his favorite topics, from colonizing Mars to digging tunnels under Los Angeles to lay the in...


Cute Emperor Penguins Pose for Selfie in Antarctica

Having retrieved his camera from the penguins, Gault then saw the masterpiece that he had inadvertently created and then shared the footage with the organisatio...


Sea of Thieves' Final Beta Is Open, and It's Live Right Now

While that doesn't leave Xbox One and PC owners much time to play, the final beta is the closest we're going to get to seeing the full game before launch. Rar...


Man arrested after stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar trophy

Her spokesperson said, "I can confirm that, after a brief time apart last night, Frances and her Oscar were happily reunited". McDormand's rep Simon Halls rev...


God Of War's Director Confirms There Won't Be Microtransactions

It's also possible that the two gold and silver numbers are just like previous God of War games, where Kratos could upgrade his weapons and stats through usin...


Thousands march in Slovakia to honour slain journalist

Slovak authorities have reportedly released at least six of the seven people detained in connection with the murder. The seven men were taken into custody on ...


Amazon might give Alexa more intelligent real-time translation powers

One possible way of doing this is by having Alexa translate language in a more sophisticated manner. "For instance, if a person from the USA, who only speaks ...


Another Report Confirms Three New iPhones Will Arrive in 2018

Apple launched the 10th anniversary iPhone X at its September event past year, billing it as the 'future of the smartphone '. The other two predicted laun...


Nokia 7 Plus with Android One unveiled at MWC 2018

It runs on Smart Feature OS and has a built-in FM radio. "Think of us as distant cousins, not siblings nor children", stated the KaiOS website . Its iconic c...


Metal Gear Survive devs leave a message for Kojima Productions

The message is early on in the game; after entering in your own character's name, you're shown a clipboard with your selection alongside a host of other names. ...


Samsung Max app launched; comes with 'Data Saving Mode' and 'Privacy Protection'

It achieves this by compressing images and video as well as music files and web pages where possible. As with Opera Max , there are two main areas of focus i...


After Border Wall Dipsute, Peña Nieto Ditches Plans To Meet With Trump

Mexico and the United States have shelved tentative plans for a visit to Washington by President Enrique Pena Nieto as tensions persist over a proposed bord...


Microsoft Surface Pro debuts in India for Rs. 64999

New Surface Pro looks nearly similar to the predecessor and has a similar design-the back and the spine are encased in aluminium, while the Surface Pro Type Cov...


Fortnite Next Update Will Speed Up Building

No, these aren't characters on the Fortnite Battle Royale map, but structures that are found across the map. How many times have I clicked at the wrong ti...


Apple's 'made-in-India' iPhone may get a successor in June

The site also claims that the phone's screen will be increased to 4.2 inches so that it will give the user some screen real estate to play around with. It a...


Spotify Is Gearing Up To Release Its First Hardware

A job posting on the company's website indicates just that, although it provides few details about what kind of hardware is being created. In their new advert f...


Snapchat Launches Additional GIF Support With New GIPHY Partnership

And earlier this week, Snapchat announced plans to integrate "Tabs" into the app, which should make it easier for users to find the stories they're looking fo...


Burnout Paradise Remastered "coming soon" to PC

Reddit user BOZO_7 captured a screenshot of Burnout Paradise Remastered's PSN page, which you can see below. Burnout Paradise Remastered edition inclu...


Microsoft is turning off push notifications for Windows Phone 7.5 and 8.0

It is noteworthy, Microsoft will continue to push out updates to Windows 8.1 and 10 devices. Just like ending support for versions of their PC operating syste...


Swype Keyboard for Android and iOS has been Discontinued

XDA Developers then reached out to the company to confirm the statement, and were told that development on Swype +Dragon has been stopped. Nuance has announ...


Restore the "View Image" button in Google Images with this Chrome extension

This will include removing the View Image button. Done. Well, not anymore. The Visit button remains, so users can see images in the context of the webpages th...


Happy Chinese New Year! The year of the Dog has begun

In over a dozen stores worldwide and those across China, Prada's windows also display Year of the Dog installations. South Korea's Lunar New Year , called "S...


Facebook is getting older, so is its 'user-base'

Instagram is still bigger in the United States than Snapchat . The same trend is expected to continue into 2019 and 2020, with declines in all segments of U...


Qualcomm claims world's first 2 Gbps LTE modem

According to Qualcomm , this functionality will allow for X24-equipped devices to connect to the entire range of spectrum bands available to carriers, which wo...