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Killer storm clears northeast U.S., leaving floods and outages

By early Friday afternoon, 700,000 customers in Eastern states had lost electricity, the AP reports, with the highest numbers in Virginia , Pennsylvania and NY...


YouTube stopped hiring white men in attempt to boost diversity, lawsuit claims

Wilberg's suit, filed January 29, states that he worked for seven years at Google, including time on the team for tech staffing at YouTube , the company's vide...


Samsung Galaxy S9 Trumps the Google Pixel 2's Camera Score on DxOMark

So why does Digital Trends ultimately side with the $999 iPhone X vs the $720 Samsung Galaxy S9? The S9 Plus has a bigger screen , a bigger battery , ...


Major gun retailer to stop selling assault-style weapons — Dick's Sporting Goods

It will not sell any guns to people under age 21, Dick's chief executive, Ed Stack, said in an open letter on the company's website. The company said he did n...


Google looking forward to challenge Slack with new Hangouts Chat app

There are built-in compliance features to meet data retention, eDiscovery and regulatory demands for large businesses, thanks to Google Vault. Hangouts Chat...


Blizzard Apparently Teasing Diablo 3 For Nintendo Switch

Given the recent series of ports for Nintendo's hybrid - Doom , Skyrim , Wolfenstein later this year - it isn't a surprise that Blizzard would think abo...


Colourful Google Doodle Celebrates Holi Bringing the Homepage Alive

Red signifies love and fertility; yellow is the color of turmeric, a natural remedy; blue represents the beloved Krishna; green symbolizes spring and new beginn...


Amazon Wants To Turn Alexa Into A More Complex, Real-Time Translator

We have reached out to Amazon for details on what happened and when the digital assistant will be back up and running. "For instance, if a person from the U...


European Commission ramps up efforts to tackle online copyright infringement

Google , YouTube , Facebook Inc, Twitter Inc and other Internet companies must show the European Union within three months that they are removing extremi...


Stage Set For Oscars To mark Year Eclipsed By #MeToo

It's a film that nearly certainly would've been too radical for Oscar voters of years past, compared to the more traditional Oscars fare among the category's ...


Instant Pot recall issued after fire warning

Or, contact Double Insight to request a return shipping label and instructions for sending in the Instant Pot's power cord and rating label. No injuries were re...


Airtel, Google Android Go 4G smartphones coming soon; Affordable JioPhone under threat

But with Android Go , you won't have to spend out for a high-end phone to experience everything Android has to offer, so you can pick up a budget smartphon...


Kylie Jenner shows off flat stomach one month after baby

This time, it was on her daddy Travis Scott's Snapchat as he showed her off in a cute sweater. Kylie was in the midst of posting a flurry of promotional p...


Google launches Flutter dev toolkit for creating Android and iOS apps

Or what is the same, is a development environment that allows you to create apps for iOS and Android directly and without the need for subsequent adaptation...


Amazon just bought Ring and its smart home devices for $1 billion

The deal is expected to be worth over US$1 billion, according to Reuters . Amazon could integrate Ring into its Key service for those who want a cleare...


McLaren previews R17m Senna Carbon Theme show auto

As one would expect, it's covered in carbon fiber, and the interior echoes the theme with Carbon Black Alcantara trim. As you can probably guess, carbon-fibre i...


Apple Moves Sensitive iCloud Data to Chinese Servers

Apple saysit alone would control the encryption keys, and Chinese authorities do not have any "backdoor" to access data. Jing Zhao, a human rights activist an...


Hyundai Kona Electric SUV Unveiled

That figure is for the Kona Electric's long-range option, which comes with a 64-kilowatt-hour lithium-ion battery and 201-horsepower electric motor. Also, the...


Apple once again tipped to launch 'giant' 6.5-inch iPhone in 2018

A new flagship iPhone with a 6.5-inch display is due to be announced alongside an upgrade to the current iPhone X and an less-expensive model with an LCD screen...


Suspected militants attack Hurriyat leaders residence,cop injured

Militants also reportedly decamped with Ahmad's service rifle, according to the report. Twin terror attacks rattled the Kashmir valley on Sunday when militant...


MWC 18: Vivo India unveils APEX FullView concept

Let's take a closer look at some of the best features of this unique concept phone . This time, it is the Vivo APEX that has surfaced as the latest concep...


Apple's iTunes Store drops support for Windows XP and Windows Vista

Considering the original Apple TV was released back in 2007, this shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone. XP and Vista users can keep running older versions o...


Are new Apple-branded headphones in the works?

Here is what we know so far. The report goes on today that the new 'phones might be as ready as the fourth quarter of this year. The move seems like Apple w...


Square Enix Will Still Be Releasing Final Fantasy 15 DLC In 2019

All of those tech demos, hints, and beefy rigs that show off all the new technology in Final Fantasy XV's Windows Edition have led to this: the day when you c...


Teachers and parents wrestle with idea of guns at school

Trump said it is "very, very important" to have offensive capability, as well as defensive capability that's within the schools. "It may be 10 percent, it may b...


Ireland keep grand slam dream alive by beating Wales

Another well-struck conversion from full-back Flood completed the scoring, as new-look Ireland gained some revenge for last August's World Cup play-off defeat...


Samsung Galaxy S9 preview: Biggest and newest Android phone due next week

But given how good last year's phones were, that's not necessarily a bad thing. Two versions of the flagship Sammy phone will be available: a 5.8-inch S9 ...


Svitolina beats Kasatkina in Dubai final

Ukrainian Svitolina broke early in the first set against world number 24 Kasatkina, who had beaten second seed Garbine Muguruza in the semi-finals. Last time ...


China's Geely Says?10% Daimler Stake Is To Combat Industry "Invaders" (ALLISS)

Bloomberg News first reported that Geely has become the single largest investor in the parent of Mercedes-Benz by building up a position of just under 10 per c...


Samsung Max App With Data Saving and Privacy Protection Features Released

Samsung R&D Institue India has launched a new Android app called Samsung Max . It can compress web pages, photos and media that you access through the web...


Winter Olympic medal totals: Canada has 27

This is like a dance competition, but on the ice. Canada's speedskating bronze medallist Kim Boutin pictured at the Medals Plaza in Pyeongchang, South Korea ...


Google makes its AR search tool Lens available for your phone, too

More broadly, while this ARCore-China move may not seem huge, it's a significant step which shows that Google finally appears to have an actual strategy for...


DOOM Now Fulfils Nintendo Switch Requirement!

The game already has versions for the Xbox One, Windows 10, and mobile systems, but the Nintendo Switch version, as Microsoft demonstrated in their live s...


Dropbox officially files for initial public offering

However, Dropbox warned on competition in the market, saying that "certain features of our platform compete in the cloud storage market with products offered by...


Apple planning upgraded AirPods for later this year

It's not like Apple to adopt a mainstream technology without its own little twist, so it did exactly that with AirPower . Also, the reports do not mention ...