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This is the best Star Wars offer you'll see today

The novel introduced many fan favourite characters including Mara Jade and the blue-skinned Admiral himself. "Congratulations, ' further proof of the extent to ...


China's Xi says willing to work with SKorea to improve ties

Two months after booting their sitting presiden. The White House congratulated Moon, saying it looked forward to working with him to strengthen the longstandi...


Sacramento TV station to change hands

The $3.9 billion deal has some wondering whether Sinclair may stitch together a conservative news network to rival Fox. Fox 17 is owned by Tribune Media. ...


Snapchats no longer have to disappear after 10 seconds

Snap's revenue for the first quarter rose 286 percent to almost $150 million, up from $38.8 million in the same quarter a year ago. Year-over-year, Snap's gro...


Snap shares plummet after net loss

Since its initial public offering in early March, Snap has faced an uphill battle to convince Wall Street it can make money with advertising, even with Faceb...


Microsoft Windows 10 S wants you to stick to its default browser

Microsoft has announced a new version of Windows 10 operating system dubbed as Windows 10 S. The new Surface laptop will get Windows 10 S, which is Microsof...


'Guardians' blasts off with $145M debut

It opened to an impressive $94.3 million. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has skyrocketed to the top of the North American box office in its opening weekend ...


Snapchat's parent company reports £1.7bn loss in first earnings report

Analysts polled by FactSet were expecting a loss of $1.92 per share. The company however is no where close to achieving profitability. The company reported ...


Microsoft officially unveils the Surface Laptop to rival the MacBook Air

There was a point of time when Microsoft was bleeding out billions of dollars in losses with the Windows Phones. The wait for a new Surface hardware is fina...


Yelp shares plunge as reviews of its business cause investors to choke

Maxim Group maintained its Buy rating, but the firm lowered its target price to $41 from $45. Two brokerage firms -RBC Capital Markets and MKM Partners - ...


Zombie Galaxy Note 7s reportedly have a release date

The fund had called for Samsung to adopt a holding company structure by splitting itself in two, and to pay out a 30 trillion won a special dividend. Samsung ...


Stephen Colbert Welcomes Fellow 'Daily Show' Alums To 'The Late Show'

The former colleagues swapped stories and shared clips of their early appearances on the show . The finest fake news correspondents TV has to offer, of course....


Microsoft takes on Google, Apple in education market with new Surface Laptop

Called Windows 10 S, the operating system is a toned down version of the original Windows 10 that enables you to make the most of less powerful hardware. Tradit...


Apple Sees Surprise fall In iPhone Sales

APPLE'S chief executive officer (CEO) Tim Cook has said the U.S. tech giant will strengthen its presence in India's "under-penetrated" market, amid improving 4...


Apple Watch sales have almost doubled since past year

The company expects its third quarter revenue to stand around $43.5B-$45.5B, compared to the consensus for $45.59B. It reported revenue up 4.6% to $52.9bn i...


Microsoft Surface Laptop With Windows 10 S Announced at $999

The device comes in four colours, gold, platinum, blue, and burgundy and ditches a metal area around the keyboard for soft microfibre. The Surface Laptop is...


Rime for Switch Sort of Gets a Price Reduction

Nvidia reported the Tegra business saw a 108 percent increase in revenue from the previous year. Unlike past systems, Nintendo chose to make the Switch muc...


Here's how Amazon's Echo Show works

Amazon debuted its first Echo product in late 2014 and largely had the market to itself for more than a year. "Echo Show brings you everything you love ab...


Samsung Rolling Out Android Nougat to the Unlocked Galaxy S7

The Galaxy S8 is expected to be a huge hit for the smartphone fix industry, as the design of its Infinity Display and glass back has made it incredibly delicate...


The Amazon Echo Show is the first Echo with a built-in display

The e-commerce giant is updating its existing Echo devices to enable users place voice calls and messages. With the screen, Echo users will have a new way to...


Windows 10 Now Empowers 500 Million Devices

Microsoft on Wednesday unveiled new tools meant to democratize artificial intelligence by enabling machine smarts to be built into software from smartphone g...


Tim Cook says Apple is investing $1 billion in US manufacturing

Speaking on CNBC's Mad Money on Wednesday, Cook boasted that Apple has already created 2 million jobs in America and said the company has plans to hire "tho...


Samsung posts record first quarter profits as semiconductor demand surges

Sales of semiconductors (including memory) for the first quarter of 2017 rose 40 percent year-on-year to 15.66 trillion Korean Won (~$13.8 billion in USA curren...


Microsoft Unveils New Surface Laptop, Windows 10 S Aimed at Students

Microsoft has unveiled a new version of Windows in a bid to rival Google's Chromebook. Physically, the Surface Laptop weighs a mere 2.76 pounds, with a 1...


Google addresses Google Docs phishing scheme; unknown number of accounts impacted

Staff at multiple media outlets, including CBS News, reported receiving the emails, which look almost identical to the actual ones Google Drive sends when a p...


Windows 10 S has an 'Edge' over browsing

Windows 10 S is also a lot faster thanks to its lean design. As it's a low cost OS that ideally would be bundled on machines without jacking up the price for th...


Opera's new update brings some new features to the Browser

The company is calling the new update "Reborn" and it brings some neat changes to the browser. "That's why we bring you Opera Reborn, the first browser to allow...


Amazon said to launch new touchscreen video Echo

An important new addition is also the ability to make voice or video calls to other users who have an Echo device or the Alexa app . Amazon Echo Show is be...


Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Releases First Surface Laptop to Defeat Rivals

Microsoft recently unveiled Windows 10 S , a version of the operating system that is designed for the classroom. The laptop uses the latest Intel Core i5 and...


Land Rover Celebrates Sales Success with Evoque Landmark

With the Velar representing everything new with Land Rover , it is easy to understand why the company has made a decision to build the Evoque as a scaled down ...


Head of French Catholic bishops welcomes Macron's election

We've got some. But we don't really hear much from them or about them. Mr Macron, a relative newcomer with just three years' experience in frontline politics,...


Amazon Echo Show is a Voice-Assistant with Alexa, Touchscreen, and Camera

Amazon .com, Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) and its Amazon Echo line of smart speakers are doing a good job of dominating the tech news lately. We waited a full year for t...


Microsoft Plugs 'Crazy Bad' Zero-Day Windows Exploit With Emergency Patch

The term to describe it is "remote code execution", which refers to the ability of a hacker to break into a device and make changes, irregardless of geograp...


Stroman, Pillar lead Jays past Indians 4-2 in ALCS rematch

Before the game, Encarnacion said he was excited to return, but he also admitted it was a bit unusual to be back in a different uniform. The longtime Jay wa...


Amazon Echo With Touchscreen Could Launch Today

Leaks circulating earlier in the week proved to be true but now the product is listed in the Amazon store there's a lot more detail on functionality. The Wind...