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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds reaches 4 million players on Xbox One

People like PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , the game where you basically re-enact a version of Battle Royale with you as one of the contestants in the human ...


Counterpoint & Canalys: Xiaomi Surpasses Samsung In India

With a market share of 25 percent in the fourth quarter based on shipments, Xiaomi reportedly pipped Samsung which just falls behind with 23 percent market ...


Xbox Games with Gold revealed for February 2018

Next month, four games will be available for the Xbox One, including two backward compatible Xbox 360 games. Both Xbox 360 titles will work on Xbox One ...


The XFL Returning to Television in 2020

Vince McMahon is bringing back the XFL. In 1999, WWE founded the XFL, which started and ended its only season in 2001. There is seven months of no football...


Korea to ban cryptocurrency traders from using anonymous bank accounts

According to ZDNet , South Korean investors will be allowed to trade bitcoin only if they link their bank account to an online trading platform. The new ...


Sky reports flying half-year earnings and hikes dividend

The number of Sky retail customers in the United Kingdom and Ireland rose by 255,000 to 12.9 million, while Sky added 365,000 new customers to bring the total t...


Apple's 6.1-inch LCD iPhone to retain Face ID, ditch 3D touch

Large screen smartphones are particularly popular in China. An Analyst at Canalys, Ben Stanton says that the $999 iPhone X has impressive performance but it...


Street footballer Sanchez to provide spark at Utd

The 29-year-old Sanchez , who was out of contract at Arsenal at the end of the season , has joined the Old Trafford club after local rivals Manchester ...


EA stock falls after BioWare unit reportedly delays 'Anthem'

BioWare has been rocked in the past year with the critical failure of Mass Effect: Andromeda leading to the break up of EA Montreal and the series being "ice...


Acer has announced two new Chromebooks and a Chromebox

We have hardly recovered from CES, but Acer are off at BETT 2018 the education technology exhibition based in London where they have announced two new Chromebo...


Need to propagate India-ASEAN special ties among youth: Swaraj

India will probably be among the best three economies on the planet in the following 25 years, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday, including that Ind...


Apple's HomePod Will Finally Be Available On February 9

Apple is hoping to differentiate HomePod - and justify the speaker's price - by touting it as a premium, high-quality speaker. HomePod's ability to play ...


Google starts selling audiobooks to take on Amazon

And because Google has Google Assistant , you can actually start listing to your audiobook hands free. Google Play Store now has audiobooks starting today....


Swansea City 1 Liverpool 0: Mawson ends Reds' unbeaten run

Alberto Moreno has been back in training this week after overcoming an ankle injury that he picked up in December but again the defender might not be risked on...


NBC's Megyn Kelly channels Fox News's Megyn Kelly in blasting Jane Fonda

Megyn Kelly is NOT holding back this Monday morning! "I was stunned. It was so inappropriate", Fonda said about the question. A seemingly shocked Fonda asked...


Intel urges halt to installing its Meltdown/Spectre patches

Assuming testing goes well, we can likely expect Intel to release the fix more broadly. Recent statements from Intel and Microsoft confirm that some patches...


Lancashire Police makes use of Amazon Alexa to ship updates

We should start seeing Alexa on select Windows 10 PCs from Acer, HP and Lenovo in Q1 2018, exclusively in the US. And adding full Alexa support could bring ...


Your Artwork Selfie: The Google App Everybody Downloaded

What recently made it one of the hottest free apps is a new entertaining tool that compares a selfie to a database of great works of art and presents the result...


Canadian Man Fools Police with Pretend Automotive Product of Snow

Was a police officer really fooled by a auto made of snow? Laprise's finishing touch was masterfully placing a reject windshield wiper on the car's faux win...


Life is unusual bonus episode 'Farewell' launches March 6th

This very moment is likely to get very emotional, even more so considering both Ashly Burch and Hannah Telle, the original voice actors, are returning for this...


Update patches cause reboots in newer processing chips, too

While Intel says it has patched the exploits in 90 percent of the processors it has introduced in the last five years, it's clear there are still reliability ...


Nintendo Labo Variety Kit vs. Robot Kit: What's Different?

Once the items are built and hooked up, it will allow you to utilize them in exclusive games that come with the bundle. There are still a lot of questions to ...


New Apple 'text bomb' bug causes iPhones to crash

Back in 2015, hackers discovered the "Effective Power" bug , where texting "effective". The sheer amount of characters will not only overwhelm the Messages ap...


Galaxy S9 And S9+ Concept Shows What Flagships Might Look Like

Samsung Mall also comes with a Universal Cart feature that lets you buy products without ever leaving the app. The Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime is available in...


Tag: Moto G 2018

According to the renders, it seems that there will be three variations that we can look forward to. The same publication has now released fresh renders of the ...


An Apple Campus for Chicago?

The Cupertino, California-based tech giant said its investments will focus on job creation, spending with US suppliers and an expansion of the App Store, A...


Amazon's Echo Spot is coming to the United Kingdom later this month

At any rate, the Echo Spot will begin shipping to European customers from January 24. The Amazon Echo Spot is a spherical clock with a built-in smart spea...


Hyundai Veloster gets new look, lots more tech

The aggressive roofline-lower for 2019-and flared wheel arches still dominate the profile, while an odd third door sticks out on the passenger's side like a ves...


Google's Arts & Culture App Helps You Find Your Art Doppelgänger

Essentially, the app allows users to take a selfie, upload it and then match it with a doppelgänger in one of several art museums worldwide. Oh what price vanit...


Nintendo announces Nintendo Direct Mini, watch it here

He later states in the interview that we should expect "more announcements on the Switch" and that the versatile and portable nature of the hybrid Nintendo Swi...


Haryana: Man arrested for mutilating private parts of 10-yr

In Faridabad, a 22-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped in a moving auto by four men on Saturday. The girl's body was sent for the postmortem and Dr SK Dhatt...


Accord, Navigator, XC60 take top prize at Detroit auto show

Arcangeli calls the Accord "new from the ground up", with more coupe-like styling and its first-ever turbocharged engines. It's the first auto of the year a...


Facebook Shares Plummet After News Feed Announcement

Facebook recently announced it will be changing its feed and algorithms so that news from publishers and posts from businesses will be relegated in favor o...


Ford Tracks Down Lost 'Bullitt' Car For Limited Edition Mustang Reveal

Pretty cool stuff, huh? The 2019 Ford Bullitt was unveiled to surprised spectators at the Detroit Auto show. Cars.com's Editorial department is your sourc...


AMD is deploying a patch for the second Spectre CPU vulnerability

In early December Intel began distributing firmware updates to try and stop the vulnerabilities. "We are also working directly with data centre customers to d...