This is the Android P Developer Preview 1 Easter egg

Last year, Google introduced a new neural networks API in Android 8.1 Oreo that provided developers with hardware-backed tools for machine learning. Android P also continues Android's steady improvements for the Autofill Framework and power efficie... More..

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Google sells Zagat to restaurant review platform The Infatuation
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Google sells Zagat to restaurant review platform The Infatuation

Since its founding by Tim and Nina Zagat in 1979 as a compilation of opinions about New York City restaurants by their own friends, Zagat has grown to become synonymous with restaurant reviews in cities acr...More..

The Internet Wrongly Assumed Diablo III Was Teased for Switch
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

The Internet Wrongly Assumed Diablo III Was Teased for Switch

Hackers have been trying to bring Doom 3 and all other Doom games to Nintendo Switch and seem like they just might. Midway through the week, Blizzard's official Twitter shared a very freaky video of a...More..

Battlefield 2 in Development, Goes Back To WW2
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Battlefield 2 in Development, Goes Back To WW2

EA and Battlefield developer DICE decided on this strategy several years ago. At this point, it seems like the next Battlefield being set during World War II is all but a lock, so are you excited to see t...More..

Itel partners Google to launch Android 8.0 Oreo
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Itel partners Google to launch Android 8.0 Oreo

For the uninitiated, Android Go is a lightweight version of Android that has been optimized for low-end smartphones that run with less than 1GB of RAM. All smartphones under the program come with cash bac...More..

Hands-On Look at the New Samsung Galaxy S9 & S9 Plus
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Hands-On Look at the New Samsung Galaxy S9 & S9 Plus

But, if you want the best Samsung has to offer you're going to have to pay big money to own it. Telecom operator Airtel has confirmed that it will be offering new Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus and is offering pre...More..

Asus ZenFone 5 Is Basically A Cheap iPhone X Running On Android
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Asus ZenFone 5 Is Basically A Cheap iPhone X Running On Android

Asus has made a decision to go with a dual SIM and microSD card slot for the phone and has placed a 20MP Sony IMX 376 sensor coupled with a 120-degree wide-angle lens and the front comes with a 16MP sens...More..

Geely chairman builds US 9 bln stake in Germany's Daimler
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Geely chairman builds US 9 bln stake in Germany's Daimler

Daimler confirmed the holding in a regulatory filing, shortly after Bloomberg News first reported that Geely has been building up a position of just under 10 per cent through purchases in the stock market in ...More..

Net neutrality repeal takes effect April 23
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Net neutrality repeal takes effect April 23

FCC calls its recent action "The Restoring Internet Freedom Order ", but of course it's very misleading. Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson is also preparing a legal challenge to the FCC's decisi...More..

Sony Xperia XZ2 and Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact specs revealed
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Sony Xperia XZ2 and Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact specs revealed

Now, more information has been revealed about the company's forthcoming lineup, including a full list of specs and even a prototype image of the Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact . The word on the street is that the J...More..

Burnout Paradise Remastered officially landing in March
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Burnout Paradise Remastered officially landing in March

The remaster is set to retail for £34.99 across PS4 and Xbox One . It also comes complete with the standard graphical updates , improvements to resolution and support for 4K and 60fps for Xbox One X and ...More..

Amazon Echo now available offline too, but introductory discount offer ends
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Amazon Echo now available offline too, but introductory discount offer ends

It is to be noted that when these were launched , these were available at a discount along with bundled Amazon Prime membership. The feature dubbed Drop-In makes it possible to make calls, send voice and tex...More..

Upper Midwest preparing for wintry blast, up to foot of snow
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Upper Midwest preparing for wintry blast, up to foot of snow

The snow will persist into Friday morning. In Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said the city was prepared for three more rounds of snow through the weekend after crews dealt with 6 to 7 inches overnight Thursday...More..

Apple throws take-down notice at GitHub to remove leaked iBoot code
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Apple throws take-down notice at GitHub to remove leaked iBoot code

Since Motherboard published the news, Apple has indeed confirmed that the code for its mobile phone operating system has been leaked online. As such, its leak has understandably caused concern among secur...More..

Cape Breton unemployment rate up 0.3 per cent
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Cape Breton unemployment rate up 0.3 per cent

The number of jobs in Canada fell by 88,000 last month to give the labour market its steepest one-month drop in nine years. However, analysts said it would take months of data to assess the fallout from Ontar...More..

First modern Briton Cheddar Man had 'dark to black skin'
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

First modern Briton Cheddar Man had 'dark to black skin'

A group of scientists from the London Natural History Museums carried out the work of reconstructing the face. Cheddar Man died about 10,000 years ago, during the time when the first settlers arrived from m...More..

Amazon Prime Exclusive phones to ditch lock screen ads
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Amazon Prime Exclusive phones to ditch lock screen ads

Now, with a fresh software update that'll begin rolling out tomorrow, you won't see any ads on the lock screen at all. Now, the biggest advertising surface on the phones, the lock screen, is being scrubbed of...More..

WE ARE NOT ALONE | Planets beyond Milky Way spotted
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

WE ARE NOT ALONE | Planets beyond Milky Way spotted

As MIT Technology Review reported in 2009, Italian researchers investigating stars in the Andromeda galaxy found a star that had some variability in its light-a sign that a planet about six times the size of...More..

PS4 System Update 5.50 Features Supersampling, Parental Controls, and More
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

PS4 System Update 5.50 Features Supersampling, Parental Controls, and More

The update, codenamed KEIJI, mostly focuses on improved user experience features and a new Play Time Management features. "If needed, the family manager/guardians can apply playtime restrictions to make sur...More..

Sensex cracks over 839 points the day after Budget presentation
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Sensex cracks over 839 points the day after Budget presentation

On the the National Stock Exchange, the wider Nifty50 declined by 167.15 points or 1.52 per cent to trade at 10,849.75 points. Benchmark Sensex booked its worst rout in over two years with the 30-share inde...More..

SpaceX Launches Orbital ATK-Built GovSat Satellite Aboard Pre-Flown Rocket
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

SpaceX Launches Orbital ATK-Built GovSat Satellite Aboard Pre-Flown Rocket

It will support communications within Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and enable operations over the Atlantic and Indian oceans, as well as over the Mediterranean and Baltic seas. The satellite is the first...More..

Microsoft earnings: 96 cents per share, vs expected EPS of 86 cents
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Microsoft earnings: 96 cents per share, vs expected EPS of 86 cents

This came despite Xbox playing second fiddle to Sony in the console market, while Nintendo's Switch was the unexpected hit of the year. Since Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella took the helm in 2014, Mi...More..

Spotify is testing a new app that's just for listening to playlists
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Spotify is testing a new app that's just for listening to playlists

Spotify's own description of the app indicates that this is an experiment on the company's part, so there is no telling if Stations will see a wider launch outside of Australia. For now, it's only available ...More..

by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Play as Ryu and Sakura in Monster Hunter

This according to a report by Famitsu , which suggests Capcom's new game is comparing favourably to the popularity of the old portable entries in the series, and also is helping breathe new life into PS4 sal...More..

Cardi B Replaces Alexa in Amazon's Super Bowl Commercial
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Cardi B Replaces Alexa in Amazon's Super Bowl Commercial

You also can't use the feature to text 911 or participate in group text messages. It's a clever, amusing ad that just might be our favorite so far. Once this is done users will then be able to send a message ...More..

Killer whale Wikie learns to 'speak' human words
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Killer whale Wikie learns to 'speak' human words

The team says this display of imitation helps explain how pods of wild killer whales create their own dialect , and how captive whales change their calls to fit in with their new group when moved to different ...More..

Microsoft Disables Spectre Variant 2 Patch Via Unscheduled Update
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Microsoft Disables Spectre Variant 2 Patch Via Unscheduled Update

The problem for some people, including Linus Torvalds , was that Intel's initial response was lackluster. Microsoft released an update over the weekend that disables a patch to Intel central processi...More..

SpaceX Feb. 6 Falcon Heavy launch will be huge
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

SpaceX Feb. 6 Falcon Heavy launch will be huge

EST with a three-hour launch window. According to Musk himself, the launch is scheduled for February 6, when it will blast off from 39A at Cape Kennedy in Florida. The Falcon Heavy has been in the works for...More..

Facebook steps up privacy education, shares 'privacy principles' for first time
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Facebook steps up privacy education, shares 'privacy principles' for first time

It as well invites the users to go through its Privacy Checkup as an extension of the campaign, for the better experience in managing data. We help people understand how their data is used. The new videos wi...More..

Super blue blood moon eclipse on the cards
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Super blue blood moon eclipse on the cards

Viewers on the East Coast will only see a partial lunar eclipse . The previous year to have two blue moons was 1999. the next is 2037. Instead a partial lunar eclipse of only about 17% is expected around moon ...More..