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Court blocks Texas' 'sanctuary city' law

A federal judge has largely blocked Texas' attempted crackdown on immigration and so-called sanctuary cities one day before it was set to come into effec...


Sony's new flagship phones bring minor upgrades and more of the same

Just like the XZ Premium the XZ1 display has full support for HDR content. Under the hood, both phones have the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processo...


The iPhone 8 reportedly swaps the home button for gesture controls

IBD'S TAKE: Apple stock has an IBD Composite Rating of 95, meaning it has outperformed 95% of stocks in key metrics over the past 12 months. Cleveland Resea...


Samsung's Gear Sport now has Modern Fitness Tracking

It's lighter, smaller, and slicker than the Gear S3 , which was already among the best-looking smartwatches you could buy. The Gear Sport will arrive in blac...


Olympic runner found dead in Arizona pool

According to the Arizona Republic , citing Scottsdale police, Torrence's body was found at the bottom of a pool in an apartment complex. In fact, he set the Pe...


Emergency crews conduct more than 2200 water rescues in Houston area

Tuesday morning, a rain gauge southeast of Houston reported 49.32 inches - breaking a state record that was set by cyclone Amelia in 1978, the National Hurric...


New Single + MV: "Look What You Made Me Do" by Taylor Swift

The music-delivery site said on Saturday, 26 August, it had logged more than 8 million same-day streams for the singer's new single, 'Look What You Made Me D...


Hurricane Harvey could force LSU-BYU game to move from Houston

LSU Athletic Director Joe Alleva said a location for the LSU-BYU game will be figured out by tomorrow. LSU head coach Ed Orgeron is holding his weekly ...


Apple expected to launch iPhone 8 on Sept 12

The Mirror reported that the company is working on three sizes - a 4.7 inch iPhone 7s , a 5.5-inch iPhone 7s Plus and a 5.8-inch iPhone 8 . Some of the ...


Download: Android 8.0 Oreo Pixel Launcher Port For Any Device

While Google has been certifying Android devices for a while, today the company announced that it's making it a bit easier to make sure that you're getting ...


Sledgehammer Games Will Host Pre-Beta Call Of Duty

This is similar to a replay feature found in Bizzard's online shooter Overwatch which does the same. Progression - Players will begin at Soldier Rank 1 an...


Is Varun Dhawan the new Salman Khan?

The remake song will be seen in upcoming Bollywood movie Judwaa 2 . The David Dhawan directorial, which is produced by Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment Pv...


Android 8.0 Oreo release date, features

Substratum's development team says that it'll be releasing an app for the Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 5X, and Nexus 6P within a week or so that will allow u...


Noctis becomes an Assassin in Final Fantasy XV x Assassin's Creed collaboration

Apparently, according to a Ubiblog post , the collaboration started nearly three years ago during Tokyo Game Show, when members of Ubisoft and Square Enix info...


Meet The Galaxy Note 8: A Successor To Last Year's 'Explosive' Phablet

And oh gosh, they have pulled it off well. The device has suffered a huge loss a year ago due to the Note 7's technical problems. The Galaxy Note8 weighs 19...


East youths hold rally for President Buhari

Communicating on his twitter handle, he said:"I have received a letter from President Muhammadu Buhari informing the Senate that he has returned to the countr...


Overwatch's new short is a-Mei-zing

Blizzard has a reputation for gorgeous animated shorts. It has fantastic pacing and packs a huge punch in a short amount of time, and could likely even be enjo...


Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Is Official

While the Galaxy S8 + topped out at 6.2-inches, the Note 8 bumps up to 6.3-inches. According to the Korean tech giant, 85% of Note owners reported loving the...


Android 8.0 overhauls installing apps from unknown sources

It is mentioned above that all phones don't get the latest operating system Android 8.0 update. Picture-in-Picture: Allows you to see two apps at once, it's l...


Doctors warn of damage to eyes, post-solar eclipse

Hopefully you took it all in under the safety of special eclipse-viewing glasses, but if you did what the President did, and stared directly at the damn thing ...


Xbox owners can pre-download Xbox One X 4K textures

The new $ 499 Xbox One X is capable of running specific Xbox One games in native 4K resolution, but in order to do so, gamers must first download the require...


Lamborghini's luxury Android phone is definitely not worth $2450

Otherwise, it's an unremarkable though decently equipped higher-end phone, featuring a Snapdragon 820 system on chip, with 4GB of RAM, 64GB of in-built storage,...


Walmart partners with Google to fight against Amazon Alexa

Prior to the venture, the retailer's inventory was only available through the company's website. Lore, who took over Walmart's e-commerce arm after the comp...


Rocket League Switch Has Nintendo Cars!

Psyonix has also said that Mario and Luigi-themed auto toppers will also be available as cosmetics in the Switch version, so it will be interesting to see wh...


New 592bhp Ferrari Portofino unleashed to replace California

But in a world increasingly going soft in the hood department, Maranello has stayed true to the retractable hard-top, always the California's USP as well as i...


Micromax Canvas Infinity with 5.7-inch Full Vision display goes official

As expected, Indian smartphone maker Micromax has come up with something new. However, the display sports a 720 x 1440p resolution. On the 5.7-inch screen...


Facebook is losing teens to Instagram and Snapchat

Meanwhile, growth in users under the age of 12 and between 18 and 24 will slow 3.1% and 14.5%, respectively, for the year. (NYSE: SNAP ). Analysts at the resear...


The Pixel 2 is probably getting smart Google headphones

Apart from song-related controls, users would be able to take calls, do voice searches, hear notifications, and reply to messages using their voice. "It's your ...


Ryan Talks Afghanistan, Trump Foxconn Deal, During Racine Town Hall

MT Boyle, chief of staff of Racine County Executive Jonathan Delagrave, we need a voice of reason to unite the party, what are your plans to reunite the party? ...


Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) Updates Its Home Smart Speaker

Google is reportedly preparing to launch an Amazon-Echo-Dot-like version of its Google Home device at an upcoming event. Powered by Siri, Apple's HomePod...


Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Announced for Mobile

While this is, in no way, a confirmation of the latest Final Fantasy game coming to Switch, it's apparent that Square Enix loves the system and would like to ...


Triple Talaq verdict: Centre to issue advisory to states, UTs

CJI Khehar and Justice Nazeer, even while holding triple talaq to be valid, ordered a stay on this practice for six months to enable legislature bring a law...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Xbox One May Be a Timed Exclusive

The news comes straight from developer-pubisher Bluehole , which will soon be bringing the game to Xbox One with the help of Microsoft. On Twitter , the game'...


PlayStation Hack Affects Twitter Account

OurMine is quite well-known for its social media account hacking antics. Despite their apparently good intentions, they are still hacking accounts and taking...


Battlefield 1 Revolution and Incursions announced

The Battlefield series is known for ridiculous moments like tanks accidentally shooting down jet fighters, but Battlefield 1 is finally getting serious ....