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Assassin's Creed Origins Drops a Discovery Tour Trailer and New Game+ Details

Today will see a new patch for Assassin's Creed: Origins , one that will add a New Game + mode, fix a number of bugs that have been present in the game, and ...


SpaceX Delays Next Falcon 9 Launch to February 21

Helmed by Tesla CEO Elon Musk , SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch on Wednesday, after a delay of four days from its original scheduled date of February 17. ...


Samsung shares take a hit as iPhone X sales slump

On a facility that Samsung Display had dedicated to producing panels exclusively for Apple's use, it could see production rates drop to half or less. Of cours...


Oxfam apologises to Haiti government over sex scandal

Twigg said the International Development Committee would conduct a full enquiry into the issue of sexual exploitation in the aid sector. OXFAM's United Kingdo...


Apple releases fix for Telugu bug that crashes iPhones

The issue was troubling for iPhone users, as the affected apps would continue to crash even after reloading them, essentially shutting users out - only dele...


Nuance Confirms that Swype Keyboard for Android and iOS is Discontinued

Swype, however, hasn't really caught on in quite the same way that, say, SwiftKey has, which is likely the reason why the company behind the app, Nuance, has ...


Google Pay begins rollout across the globe

Google announced last month that it had chose to merge Android Pay and Google Wallet into a unified payment solution (think: Apple Pay ) - and now it's act...


Samsung unveils world's largest SSD with whopping 30TB of storage

SAMSUNG HAS raised the bar again with a Solid State Disc (SSD) drive that crams a massive 30TB of storage into a standard format. The company announced that ...


Prepaid Plan Offers 1GB Data, Free Calling For 14 Days

This Vodafone prepaid recharge plan also offers Local + STD unlimited voice calls for 28 Days. This plan also offers unlimited local, STD and roaming voice ca...


NASA's Kepler Mission Discovers 100 New Exoplanets

The planets range from rocky, Earth-like planets to massive gas planets like Jupiter . One of the planets discovered by the astronomers was found orbiting ...


Sacramento Kings Shine In Rising Stars Game

In a game that will likely feature a lot of lazy pull-up jumpers, Team USA's lack of shooting is concerning. The 7-foot Markkanen scored 15 points on 7 of 1...


Natalie Portman Responds to Annihilation's Whitewashing Controversy: "It's Problematic"

In the book, the Portman's character is reportedly from "Asian heritage", while "Leigh's character is half Native American". Similarly, Jennifer Jason Leigh'...


Microsoft Unveils Photo Companion App

Announced under the Microsoft Garage program , the app links with the Photos app on a Windows 10 PC to make the transfer possible. Microsoft has finall...


Julia Louis-Dreyfus shares new photo after breast cancer surgery

In September 2017, right after her sixth consecutive Emmy win, actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus revealed that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer . Actress ...


'The Incredibles 2' Sneak Peek Trailer: Mr. Incredible's Adventure In Babysitting

Reportedly, Disney-Pixar released the sneak peek of the film on Wednesday, and it looks like it's time for Bob/Mr. Incredible taking over parenting duties whi...


Gmail Go for low-end Android devices now available

As per Google , Gmail Go blocks spam before it hits the inbox keeping the account safe. The overall experience of the Gmail Go app is quite similar to wh...


YouTube TV adds more channels and markets but gets a price bump

YouTube TV, the live TV streaming service that launched in April 2017, is adding more channels and more markets - but it's also getting more expensive. Y...


Don't Trust the VPN Facebook Wants You to Use

It innocently portrays a "Protect" banner in the navigation menu which redirects you to the Apple App Store so that you can download the 'Onavo Protect -...


Apple's HomePod seems to be destroying wood furniture

After doing more research on Apple's HomePod testing setup, reviewer David Pogue made a decision to recreate a head-to-head test of his own-a blind test...


Project Fi new global roaming rules kill wild data bills

Some of the new countries that are supported now include Morocco, Nigeria, Oman, Tunisia, Jordan, Georgia, Laos, and more. Today, Project Fi is adding more co...


Some Apple iPhones crash on Telugu script bug

Similarly, the character can cause an iOS or macOS web browser like Safari to crash if it's pasted into the address bar. And while that issue has been patched...


Trump budget proposal lifts spending on Pentagon

In an unusual budget rollout, the Defense Department published documents detailing a budget request that the White House Office of. The department plans to spen...


President Trump Wants To Turn Space Station Into Commercial Real Estate

What does Trump want to do? In January, The Verge reported that the Trump administration was preparing to end United States support for the Internation...


Facebook shares rise; report predicts fewer younger Facebook users in 2018

Also, for the first time since its research began, less than half of the 12-17 age group in the USA will be on Facebook , with a 5.6 percent drop expected this...


Google shipped 3.9 million Pixel phones previous year, IDC says

Latest data from market tracker IDC reveals that the company shipped 3.9 million units of Pixel smartphones in 2017. So Apple ships more phones in a week ...


Sea of Thieves end-game detailed, Pirate Legends ahoy!

At all, ' said Chapman. Sea of Thieves Executive Producer Joe Neate confirmed when microtransactions do become available, they will only include cosmetic cha...


NASA's New Horizons snaps farthest images by any spacecraft

Prior to New Horizons' star shot, the image taken farthest from Earth was one of the Blue Marble snapped by the Voyager 1 spacecraft on February 14, 1990. N...


Google brings AMP Stories to Google Search to deliver visually rich content

Google launched the Gmail Developer Preview of AMP for Email , enabling new levels of interaction and collaboration within emails. In January, the tech g...


Nokia 8 Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo

The event will also mark the global debut of Nokia 6 (2018), the revamped version of the Nokia 6 that was launched in China in January this year. To recal...


"Xiaomi launches 55" smart Mi LED TV 4

As expected , Xiaomi has launched its all new Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 in India. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 625 SoC, clocked at up to 2GHz, coup...


Falcon Heavy Tesla Carries Science Fiction Books

And with the return of two of the Falcon Heavy's reusable boosters , the company is paving the way for cheap and reliable space travel. The launch did not only...


"Murderer!" cried in court as Stanley found not guilty

Similar rallies and marches took place across Canada in response to public outrage over the verdict and an overnight social-media campaign that swept the nati...


Intel sets a record with 1218-drone salute for Olympics' opening ceremony

ThoughWired notes that similar drone displays "have taken place before", the display featured during the opening ceremony is reportedly "record-setting", and ot...


Activision Blizzard Made Over $4 Billion from Microtransactions in 2017

In the fourth quart of 2017 alone Activision Blizzard made over $1 billion via in-game net bookings. The stock price soared 3.87% in three months and jumped 9...


NASA breaks record for pictures taken farthest from Earth

The Voyager 1 spacecraft previously held the record for the image taken furthest out in space, after it took the famous " Pale Blue Dot " image 27 years ago. ...