• PlayStation 4 discounts coming to South Africa
PlayStation 4 discounts coming to South Africa

Days of Play is also being celebrated in the European Union region with a special competition. The sale will take place from 8-18 June 2018, and will include discounts on a new limited-edition Days of Play PS4 console . The PS4 will sell for $299.99 Dollars and features a 1TB hard drive, Days of Play blue color, and gold Playstation symbol ...

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  • Bethesda teases a new Fallout game, more details coming soon
Bethesda teases a new Fallout game, more details coming soon

Given the famed secrecy of Bethesda Game Studios - Todd Howard refuses to even spill Elder Scrolls news to his family - pretty much anything could be on the cards. The multi-colored nature of the slide, rather than a traditional green, is interesting, and may point to a return to the world of Obsidian's New Vegas entry (2012), which was notab...

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  • Homeland Security head says she’s unaware Russia wanted Trump to win
Homeland Security head says she’s unaware Russia wanted Trump to win

Nielsen, who was reported earlier this month to have considered resigning over criticism from Trump regarding immigration policy, said she generally had no reason to doubt any intelligence assessment. The unclassified assessment released by top US officials in January 2017 said that Moscow sought to interfere in the election in order to under...

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  • Trump Distorts Democrats' Positions on North Korea and MS-13
Trump Distorts Democrats' Positions on North Korea and MS-13

In his Friday statement , First Vice Foreign Minister Kim said the North Korean leader had been preparing for the summit to go ahead. Mr Trump said he had been "very much looking forward" to meeting Mr Kim. As the two Koreas march together for the opening ceremony, the South's President Moon Jae-in shares historic handshakes with Kim's sister Ki...

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  • Amazon's Alexa sends private conversation to a random contact
Amazon's Alexa sends private conversation to a random contact

Danielle said when she contacted Amazon, an Alexa engineer confirmed the conversation had been recorded and sent it to a contact without their consent. It also sounds like Amazon might have a real Alexa to fix. The spokesperson goes on say that this is no incident of Alexa spying on users. This was a conversation Danielle didn't know was being reco...

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  • USA wary of North Korean cyber prowess ahead of summit
USA wary of North Korean cyber prowess ahead of summit

North Korea has already indicated it could dodge economic sanctions and raise capital, despite being slapped with sanctions from Trump's " maximum pressure " campaign in 2018. military. 'China can be a guarantor to North Korea that if they give up their nuclear capacity, the United States will not be in a position to harm them, ' United Natio...

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  • Donald Glover Would Write a 'Star Wars' Movie and Play Lando Again
Donald Glover Would Write a 'Star Wars' Movie and Play Lando Again

Wonder what the upcoming " Solo: A Star Wars Story " would look like with a young Harrison Ford instead of newcomer Alden Ehrenreich? When Kasdan made the reveal last week, he said he loves Calrissian's "fluidity―sort of the spectrum of sexuality that Donald appeals to and that droids are a part of".

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  • US Senate approves bill in bid to retain net neutrality
US Senate approves bill in bid to retain net neutrality

Three Republicans - Senators Susan Collins of Maine, John Kennedy of Louisiana and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska - broke with their party to support the measure. But Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., who on Wednesday attempted to have the CRA set aside and his own legislation draft considered, said in a statement , "This vote was about politics, not protectin...

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  • STALKER 2 announced, could arrive sometime in 2021
STALKER 2 announced, could arrive sometime in 2021

Even though the studio was recently facing many struggles, trial, and tribulations, studio GSC claimed in 2011 that they were going to stop development. With a story that includes supernatural influence its no wonder how this game has garnered the fame that it has. Today something a little more interesting happened: GSC Game World, the creator of t...

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  • Apple preparing new credit card launch with Goldman Sachs
Apple preparing new credit card launch with Goldman Sachs

The investment management company reported $6.95 EPS for the quarter , topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $5.58 by $1.37. Terms, benefits, and other pertinent details are still being worked out between Goldman Sachs and Apple .

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  • YouTube will tell you when you're watching too much YouTube
YouTube will tell you when you're watching too much YouTube

The user can then choose to dismiss that the reminder to keep on close or seeing to the app. If you have the notifications of the update, you will receive a notification regarding the new YouTube update on your phone as well. In Android P , you can mute the notifications from an app and that will be suggested to you if you swipe notificatio...

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  • Rundown Of Google's I/O 2018 Keynote
Rundown Of Google's I/O 2018 Keynote

Debates quickly started over whether people answering phones should be told when they are speaking to human-sounding software and how the technology might be abused in the form of more convincing "robocalls" by marketers or political campaigns.

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  • Google Revamps Google News Initiative, Newscast and More
Google Revamps Google News Initiative, Newscast and More

During the first day keynote, Aparna Chennapragada spoke about some new features for Google Maps , where she discussed how the requirements that users have for Google Maps has changed, and much more is needed. For example, a Map user can create a list of his favorite restaurants and send it to a friend or family member who is visiting. Using a f...

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  • SC to hear plea against rejection of CJI impeachment notice tomorrow
SC to hear plea against rejection of CJI impeachment notice tomorrow

Chelameswar , who did not pass an order and asked the parties to come on Tuesday. Sibal argued that since the case involved CJI Misra, he can't set up the panel or hear the plea. Sub-Section 1 of Section 3 of the Judges Inquiry Act says: "The Speaker or, as the case may be, the Chairman may, after consulting such persons, if any, as he thinks fit...

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  • LG G7 ThinQ Launched with 6.1-inch QHD+ Super Bright Display
LG G7 ThinQ Launched with 6.1-inch QHD+ Super Bright Display

Of course, there's an option to hide the notch like most Android phones . It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC coupled with either 4GB (G7) or 6GB of RAM (G7+). This includes landmarks, animals, books and plants. LG is also relying on Google to add some smarts to the G7 ThinQ. The dedicated Google Assistant button can also be...

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  • The CBA's data breach of 19 million accounts
The CBA's data breach of 19 million accounts

The tapes were due to be disposed of, but CBA could not confirm they were securely destroyed. Teams retraced the route of a bank subcontractor's vehicle to look for the backup drives but couldn't find any trace of them, BuzzFeed reported.

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  • Fitbit and Google team to use machine learning on your fitness data
Fitbit and Google team to use machine learning on your fitness data

While Fitbit and Google may connect to EMRs, "they likely are doing so on behalf of the consumer, rather than on behalf of the healthcare provider as a covered entity", he says. Fitbit's new partnership with Google permits users to connect data with electronic medical records in a clinic or hospital. With this Google seems to take one more step...

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  • New Map Landmarks and Hidden Locations in Fortnite Season 4
New Map Landmarks and Hidden Locations in Fortnite Season 4

These are all of the emotes and emoticons that you can unlock in the season 4 Battle Pass . What was once Dusty Depot, a set of buildings smack in the center of the island, is now Dusty Divot, a crater. Fortnite's original Save the World co-op mode also got a hefty update, adding a new story mission series called Blockbuster. Finally, there a...

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  • Fortnite Season 4 Release Date: Find Out Theme and Release Date Here
Fortnite Season 4 Release Date: Find Out Theme and Release Date Here

Whether or not this relates to what's going on with the meteor/comet and Tilted Towers is now unknown. In March alone, " Fortnite " players around the world spent $223 million across all platforms, up a whopping 73% from February. It's safe to say that we should expect the new season within the next couple of weeks - bringing a host of new rewa...

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  • IX3 concept blazes trail for electrified core BMWs
IX3 concept blazes trail for electrified core BMWs

The iX3 adopts an evolution of BMW's design language that moves away from the separate twin-kidney grille that has characterized the brand's cars since the early 1930s. The design of the iX3 is such that it is very compact. BMW says this will also allow its future cars to be more flexible with their powertrains, whether that be combustion engines, ...

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  • CNN's Dana Bash Battles WH's Kellyanne Conway over Husband's Tweets
CNN's Dana Bash Battles WH's Kellyanne Conway over Husband's Tweets

He did, however, acknowledge that Conway had a right to fight back when she was asked an unfair question. Vox said it was hypocritical for a Trump administration official to answer in this way after the way President Trump attacked not just Hillary but Bill Clinton on the campaign trail and that Trump had goaded fired FBI Deputy Director An...

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  • At Our Best We Can Beat Atletico Madrid - Arsenal Boss Arsene Wenger
At Our Best We Can Beat Atletico Madrid - Arsenal Boss Arsene Wenger

Arsenal are now in sixth place, and still in danger of losing their position to Burnley and finding themselves, potentially, out of Europe all together next season. However, he rejected the notion that standing sections were especially needed at the Emirates, where the atmosphere has been notoriously flat in recent years and thousands of seats ha...

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  • 'Walking Dead' Season 8 Finale Ratings Lowest Since Season 1
'Walking Dead' Season 8 Finale Ratings Lowest Since Season 1

They will upload the season finale to the website once it's aired on TV and it's free to stream. Lennie James made the crossover to the spin-off series with this episode which likely brought some viewers over, and the boost from the TWD season finale likely helped as well.

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  • Alexa Invades Best Buy with New Fire TVs
Alexa Invades Best Buy with New Fire TVs

Amazon is extending its partnership with Best Buy , announcing a deal to exclusively sell Fire-branded televisions at the electronics retailer's physical stores. The Amazon Fire TV Edition is exactly what it sounds like. "In this iteration, Best Buy gets new devices that will drive foot traffic into its stores, and Amazon gets a brick-and...

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  • Apple To Launch A Subscription-Based News Service Within Next Year
Apple To Launch A Subscription-Based News Service Within Next Year

The company's services division generated sales of $30 billion last year, and Apple is aiming to increase this to $50 billion within the next three years. The company now sells subscriptions for iCloud storage and Apple Music. There will be some sort of revenue split between Apple and the publishers who will be featured in the service, but there'...

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  • United States and UK suppliers banned from exporting to Chinese electronics giant ZTE
United States and UK suppliers banned from exporting to Chinese electronics giant ZTE

Government. As part of the agreement, Shenzhen-based ZTE promised to dismiss four senior employees and discipline 35 others by either reducing their bonuses or reprimanding them, senior USA officials told Reuters . "ZTE misled the Department of Commerce", Ross said in a statement. The suspension followed security watchdog National Cyber Secur...

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  • Russian Federation has banned the wildly popular homegrown Telegram messaging app
Russian Federation has banned the wildly popular homegrown Telegram messaging app

The restriction was not unexpected as Telegram and its founder Pavel Durov have been engaged in a legal battle since the company refused to hand over encryption keys to the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB). Telegram has also been caught out before as an enabler of terrorist groups, thanks to its near-fanatical emphasis on user privacy...

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  • Trump follows Amazon jabs by ordering US Postal Service review
Trump follows Amazon jabs by ordering US Postal Service review

So when this executive order comes after a particularly intense week of Amazon bashing from @realDonaldTrump, and when the first item on the task force's evaluation list is "the expansion and pricing of the package delivery market and the USPS's role in competitive markets", you have to wonder.

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  • Gmail's next big feature will see emails self-destruct in 10…9…8…7…
Gmail's next big feature will see emails self-destruct in 10…9…8…7…

In addition to the ability to send self-destructing emails with the new Gmail design , there are also a number of other features that allow you to exercise more control over how your Gmail message is handled. With more than 1 billion users around the world, Gmail is used by individuals, small businesses and enterprises as a standalone produc...

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  • Instagram to launch new way to add friends
Instagram to launch new way to add friends

Instagram's Spokesperson has confirmed this to TechCrunch on Wednesday, "We are building a new data portability tool ". According to one of the provisions in UK's upcoming Data Protection Bill, companies should let its users migrate their data from one service to another.

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  • PS Plus Members Get A Discount on Spotify
PS Plus Members Get A Discount on Spotify

Subscribers will get the ad-free music of Spotify Premium along with more than 75,000 current and classic hit television shows and movies through Hulu. To make this deal even more appealing, they will only be charging $ 1 for the first three months of Hulu access, not too shabby. To get the Hulu functionality, Spotify users will have to downlo...

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  • This new feature will change how you use Instagram
This new feature will change how you use Instagram

Focus makes the Instagram camera - in-app - the one to do all the magic. You simply need to tap on the subject and hit the shutter button to get a picture with a soft blur in the background. Instagram rolled out a new feature that is similar to iPhone X's portrait mode, it's just more widely available. Once the photo is taken, it can be added...

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  • Javier Hernandez Earns West Ham Prized Point At Chelsea
Javier Hernandez Earns West Ham Prized Point At Chelsea

The goalkeeper's heroics, with fine saves from Willian, Marcos Alonso and Olivier Giroud, helped to ease the Hammers' relegation fears as they claimed a 1-1 draw at Chelsea on Sunday. "He had every reason to feel sorry for himself, to think the mountain was too big to climb, because it was the right knee, then the left knee and a year out every...

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  • Former South Korean leader gets 24 years in prison
Former South Korean leader gets 24 years in prison

Korean Culture and Information Service, CC BY-SA 2.0)"The President abused the power which was given to her by the citizens", the judge said. She is the daughter of another president, Park Chung-hee, who seized power in 1961 and was assassinated eight years later.

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  • Amazon Alexa works with United Kingdom police force
Amazon Alexa works with United Kingdom police force

Now, families with Echo devices in their home can do just that, thanks to a new "Alexa Announcements" feature that's rolling out. While this isn't a something very meaningful considering the way in which Alexa works, it would make the user-Alexa interactions less verbal and straightforward.

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  • Ohio State Hockey's Run Ends in Semifinal Of Frozen Four
Ohio State Hockey's Run Ends in Semifinal Of Frozen Four

Paul, Minn. Wolverines' coach Mel Pearson has said throughout the season that the name of the game is speed and grit. The 21-year-old centerman and senior captain also picked up an assist in the win, which will afford Notre Dame the opportunity to play for a national crown for the first time since 2008, when they fell to Boston College.

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  • Spotify saves millions with unusual stock market debut
Spotify saves millions with unusual stock market debut

Sweden's flag is blue and yellow. Get access to our daily newsletters, Best Stocks List, POWR Ratings, and much more! But on an operating basis, excluding some financial transaction costs, Spotify lost $465 million, 8% worse than the previous year.

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  • Spider-Man PS4 Release Date Revealed
Spider-Man PS4 Release Date Revealed

It'll be "just like Ratchet & Clank." . We went with a pure red background and a striking image of the web-slinger. As has been teased in the past, this one is more experienced. There's Spider-Punk, featuring a mohawk haircut, a jean vest and the ability to take out bad guys with a sonic shockwave knockdown attack from a guitar, according to IGN...

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  • Google's AI chief steps down, Apple hires him the next day
Google's AI chief steps down, Apple hires him the next day

Giannandrea has helped integrate AI into a variety of Google products such as Gmail, Search, and the Google Assistant . The article noted how Apple's rivals at Amazon , Google and Facebook (NasdaqGS: FB - news ) spent much more time contributing to public conferences and engaging with the research community and suggested that this mi...

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  • Apple could be considering iPhone 'hover gestures' and curved displays
Apple could be considering iPhone 'hover gestures' and curved displays

Given that the latter is still at least three years away from production, there is a strong chance that more OLED displays will end up in more iPhone models aside from the flagship. The feature shares similarities with the Air Gestures capability that Samsung Electronics Co. In fact, many were surprised that these two features didn't make the f...

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