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This Is Microsoft's Response to Amazon Echo and Google Home

To set it up you'll need Cortana on Windows 10, Windows 10 Mobile, Android, or iPhone. This is possible thanks to the SONIQUE voice recognition technology. The ...


Amazon Launches New Echo Device With Built-In Screen

Alexa App: The Alexa App is compatible with Fire OS, Android, and iOS devices. Consumer Intelligence Research Partners said in January that Amazon sold appro...


Google Working on New Operating System called Fuchsia

The interface in its current state is vertically-oriented, with users scrolling up and down through the cards to navigate through the OS and apps. According to ...


MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) Check on Ratings

MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) for the trailing twelve months paying dividend with the payout ratio of 75.33% to its shareholders. The company beat the analyst ...


Life expectancy of people with HIV 'near normal' thanks to modern drugs

It involves a combination of three or more drugs that block the HIV virus from replicating, in order to prevent and fix damage to the immune system caused b...


Call of Duty Black Ops 3 Update 1.22 Returns Missing Supply Drops

This update addresses a number of general performance issues . Any unopened Supply Drop bundles that remain after events have ended will now stay in the Blac...


Payday 2 Will Soon Get Official VR Support For The Entire Game

A teaser trailer has been released for the popular game. Compatible with HTC Vive, Payday VR will get a beta at some point this year. As for some of the...


Ajith Vivegam Teaser Released

Kajal Agarwal and Akshara Hassan play the female leads, while Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi is said to be cast in an important role. Produced by Sathya Jothi Fil...


Patch Tuesday Fixes for Windows 10 Creators, Anniversary and November Updates

The blockbuster update, which includes a brand-new version of Microsoft Paint, was gradually pushed-out to users worldwide - a precautionary measure to ease t...


Microsoft Releases Cumulative Update KB4016871 for Windows 10 Creators Update

The company said in that security advisory that attackers could exploit the vulnerability to "install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new ac...


Minnesota college president: Racist message was fabricated

The incident set off a spate of protests on campus that led to the school being shut down for a day. Despite Anderson underlining that "federal privacy laws p...


Microsoft is now halfway to its most important goal for Windows 10

Microsoft is infusing all of its products and services with AI, and enabling those who develop on its platform to imbue creations with customized capabilities, ...


Xiaomi opens its first Mi Home store in India

Xiaomi unveiled it's first Mi Store in India on Thursday in the city of Bengaluru. "At the store, the products could be purchased or pre-booked against a smal...


Gorakhpur riots: UP Govt. denies permission for CM's trial

They had earlier told the court they were anxious that with Yogi Adityanath now Chief Minister, "the person against whom sanction for prosecution has been grant...


Truck erupts in flames after motorbike crash

Surveillance footage shot at around 6 p.m. on May 6th at an intersection in Nanchang, Jiangxi province shows the motorcyclist on fire desperately rolling around...


No joke: Linux is coming to Microsoft's app store

The announcement comes as Microsoft increasingly courts a developer community that has traditionally worked in the Linux domain. For its part, the company just ...


Trump Firing Comey Shrouds Russia Probe in Doubt, Turmoil

Comey was leading the FBI's investigation of Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election and possible ties to Trump's campaign staff. Mr Trump def...


'Director Comey was compromised': Paul Ryan speaks on former Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Many Democrats called for Comey to immediately be summoned to testify to Congress about the status of the Trump-Russia investigation. The ranking Democrat o...


Turkey's Erdogan demands US reverse decision

The fall of Tabqa leaves no other major urban settlements on the road to Raqqa, about 25 miles (40 kilometers) away. Turkey wants the arms agreement reversed. T...


IPhone 7 world's best-selling smartphone in Q1

Let's put that in perspective. Strategy Analytics said the devices sell well in Asia and Europe. This would increase Apples' loyalty and make it stand in the ...


Exelon (EXC) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.10

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, two weeks ago Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC)'s price target was revised on 04/24/17 by the analysts, howeve...


Microsoft announces Windows Mixed Reality motion controllers; headset bundles from $399

Microsoft is working with developers to ideal the Mixed Reality, and they want any developer to get hands on with the Windows Mixed Reality dev kit. This could ...


Samsung Q1 profit jumps 46% on rebound in chip, phone sales

Samsung had announced the company's Q1 2017 financial results earlier today, and as we've talked about in our article , the company did really, really well...


SpaceX Launches Spy Satellite Into Orbit

The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket lifted off Monday morning from its NASA-leased pad at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Instead, SpaceX focused its webcast on the...


Congressman Adam Schiff questions FBI Director James Comey's dismissal

Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters the president "had been considering letting Director Comey go since the day he ...


Snap posts big 1Q loss, higher revenue, misses expectations

The operating expenses for the quarter were $196 million. Revenues were up almost four-fold compared to the same period previous year at $149.6m but lower tha...


Snapchat growth stalls in first earnings report

Today's news from Wall Street - its first-ever earnings report as a publicly traded company - was not great for Snapchat and its fearless leader Evan Spiegel....


Moon Jae-in sworn in as South Korea's President

Moon, whose victory capped one of the most turbulent political stretches in the nation's recent history and set up its first liberal rule in a decade, assumed p...


Microsoft patches major Windows security vulnerability

NET , and of course Adobe Flash Player . Because MsMpEng runs at the highest privilege level and is so ubiquitous across Windows PCs, this vulnerabilit...


Trump Won't Make Decision on Paris Climate Accord Until Later This Month

French President-elect Emmanuel Macron said he would defend the Paris agreement in a telephone call with Trump on Monday. US President Donald Trump is still...


SpaceX launches USA spy satellite into orbit, then lands rocket booster safely

SpaceX successfully launched a top-secret spy satellite into orbit from the Kennedy Space Center Monday and landed the first stage booster back at Cape Canav...


Australia slaps new levy on major banks; boosts funding for regulator

From 1 July 2017, the government will impose a quarterly 0.015 per cent levy on an ADI's licensed entity liabilities, provided that the ADI has liabilities of a...


Honor 8 Lite with EMUI 5 launches in India

Besides, the smartphone offers Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wifi-802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.1, a microUSB port, Accelerometer, Gyro Sensor and Geomagnetic ...


Shock discovery that Homo naledi may have lived alongside modern humans

But still, even with all these findings, researchers believe that there are still many more years of research ahead of them. But we do know that the picture of ...


Karan Johar to give Justin Bieber a taste of his coffee

Not only we but all the Indian die hard fans of Justin Bieber are excited to see him perform in India. The thrill of Bieber's coming to India touched zenith...