• Facebook will show users what Russian propaganda they liked or followed
Facebook will show users what Russian propaganda they liked or followed

Facebook has created a tool that will allow users to see if they liked or followed any accounts linked to Russia's " Internet Research Agency " that intentionally spread misinformation leading up to the 2016 US presidential election. About 150 million people saw Russian propaganda on Facebook, the social network told US investigators previously, ac...

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  • Google admits it tracked user location data
Google admits it tracked user location data

Since the start of the year, Android devices with a cellular or Wi-Fi connection have been collecting the addresses of nearby cellular towers and sending the data back to Google . Services GPS-navigation provide information about the location of the object in several different ways. A Google representative said the company included that in...

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  • Aston Martin Racing unveils Vantage GTE
Aston Martin Racing unveils Vantage GTE

Aston Martin took the wraps off the all-new 2019 Vantage this morning, and I'm really liking what I'm seeing. The bodywork - including the massive rear wing, diffuser and front splitter - is mostly made from carbonfibre, helping the racier Vantage hit the 1245kg FIA-regulated weight figure.

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  • Apple pushes back release of HomePod speaker to 2018
Apple pushes back release of HomePod speaker to 2018

The HomePod was originally scheduled to ship in December ahead of the holiday shopping season. Apple has officially confirmed this in a statement and have said the HomePod is still work in progress and they need more time to finish and reach the device to their customers' homes.

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  • Apple's HomePod speaker isn't coming out this year
Apple's HomePod speaker isn't coming out this year

The delay announced Friday means Apple's HomePod speaker won't be available in the U.S., United Kingdom and Australia until early next year. "We'll start shipping in the U.S., United Kingdom and Australia in early 2018", an Apple spokeswoman said via email.

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  • OnePlus 5T release date, price and flagship specs REVEALED
OnePlus 5T release date, price and flagship specs REVEALED

Speaking of security options, the fingerprint sensor is now on the back. This is going to be a USP for the OnePlus 5T . Sales will begin in Indian, North American and European markets from November 21. Sure, the OnePlus 5 had slightly above average battery life but imagine what it could do with something like a 3,500 mAh or 4,000 mAh cell in...

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  • Planet hunters discover Earth-like world that could sustain life
Planet hunters discover Earth-like world that could sustain life

Ross 128 b orbits 20 times closer to its star than the Earth orbits the Sun . The discovery was made using the ESO's High Accuracy Radial velocity Planet Searcher (HARPS ) at the Las Silla Observatory in Chile. That plausibly puts it in the habitable zone, but scientists can't yet pin down its vital signs with certainty. The seven-billion-...

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  • Android Oreo runs on 0.3 percent of devices: Google
Android Oreo runs on 0.3 percent of devices: Google

This is perhaps one of the reasons for the regular malware attacks on Android phones, since the older operating systems are not as robust in terms of security, data encryption and handling malware. Just like Android 8.1, this is still in beta and there is no official announcement on when it will move into the stable stage and be ready to consumers.

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  • IPhone X Face ID Hack Demoed by Vietnam Researcher
IPhone X Face ID Hack Demoed by Vietnam Researcher

While the creepy half-face mask does indeed appear to have unlocked the iPhone X in the video easily, it's not entirely clear if this test shows that anyone could potentially have their phone broken into with a few hours of arts and crafts work.

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  • The Dream Chaser Spacecraft
The Dream Chaser Spacecraft

According to Nasa, the flight test "helped advance the vehicle under Nasa's Commercial Crew Program space act agreement, as well as helped prepare the vehicle for service under Nasa's Commercial Resupply Services 2 program". The Dream Chaser is a fairly unique vehicle compared to the other two companies' spacecraft. It is being created to land on r...

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  • Qualcomm has rejected Broadcom's $130 billion 'unsolicited proposal'
Qualcomm has rejected Broadcom's $130 billion 'unsolicited proposal'

Broadcom execs believe that, even if Qualcomm's board doesn't like the deal, they can convince enough of the company's shareholders to take the offer and win approval from government regulators. That's no small amount of money, and it would have ranked as the tech industry's largest acquisition ever. If Broadcom makes a hostile bid, Qualcomm's go...

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  • The Ninja Turtles Are Coming to Injustice 2
The Ninja Turtles Are Coming to Injustice 2

While Injustice 2 players already had a heads up that Atom was on the way and had strong reason to believe Enchantress would join the game, the third character included in the reveal came as a major surprise. In the trailer, which you can see above, the Ninja Turtles interrupt a battle between Enchantress and Atom, and when Michelangelo calls d...

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  • Doom for Nintendo Switch works better in handheld than docked mode
Doom for Nintendo Switch works better in handheld than docked mode

We compared the Nintendo Switch version of Doom to the PC version on low and ultra settings. The Hulu app for the Nintendo Switch , however, does not support touchscreen controls. This isn't some weird smartphone port with most of the game replaced with some free-to-play mechanics. This is hopefully the first of many streaming and premiu...

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  • United Kingdom iPhone users lose out on newest iOS Apple Pay feature
United Kingdom iPhone users lose out on newest iOS Apple Pay feature

Now, the page has been updated , instructing users to update to iOS 11 .1.1. Prior to that, Apple offered users a temporary workaround through the text replacement feature in the keyboard settings menu, which isn't necessarily ideal but it worked.

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  • Send your nude images to Facebook to stop revenge porn
Send your nude images to Facebook to stop revenge porn

Back in April, Facebook launched a photo-matching technology system that meant if a post was tagged as revenge porn or reported , it could no longer be shared on the platform. The fact that Facebook is actively developing tools that could possibly help lower the number of people who are affected by revenge porn is not surprising.

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  • Sheep trained to recognize Jake Gyllenhaal, for science
Sheep trained to recognize Jake Gyllenhaal, for science

The list of celebrity images contained former president Obama, actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Emma Watson and British newsreader Fiona Bruce. The woolly critters learned to recognize human celebrities through three training scenarios. "I suspect they do have a genuine sense of the identity", he said . "Anyone who has spent time working with ...

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  • Lamborghini Terzo Millennio - Full Electric Concept
Lamborghini Terzo Millennio - Full Electric Concept

As such, we can expect to see all manner of interesting cars come out of Volkswagen Group-owned Lamborghini in the near-future. Let's get one thing straight right away, though, about that third millennium bit. Lamborghini thinks batteries won't work in a supercar as they're simply too heavy, and is working with MIT to "overcome the limit...

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  • Google Search and Maps Now Show You Estimated Wait Times at Restaurants
Google Search and Maps Now Show You Estimated Wait Times at Restaurants

Google today confirmed that it will give users of its Google Search and Google Maps apps the ability to pull up wait times for restaurants. And this feature could theoretically be applied to the Apple store or Woolworths. Google premiered a new feature Tuesday that could save you from standing in line for groceries or being shunned by the host...

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  • Gunman kills at least 25 at Texas church
Gunman kills at least 25 at Texas church

Among those killed was the 14-year-old daughter of the church's pastor, Frank Pomeroy, who was out of town with his wife when the rampage took place. The shooting comes just over a month after a gunman in Las Vegas, firing down from a hotel room, killed 58 people and wounded hundreds attending an outdoor concert.

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  • Broadcom may offer more than $100 billion for Qualcomm
Broadcom may offer more than $100 billion for Qualcomm

Broadcom Limited is presently consulting with advisers over a potential bid to acquire Qualcomm , Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people with knowledge of the ongoing discussions. Both Broadcom and Qualcomm have pending deals that could be affected by a merger. Broadcom , based in Irvine, was acquired in 2016 by Avago Technologie...

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  • Tesla has bad news if you're waiting for a Model 3
Tesla has bad news if you're waiting for a Model 3

But it can only issue new debt and equity for so long before investors will start to balk. The company now plans to produce 5,000 Model 3 sedans per week by the end of the first quarter in 2018 - a target it had initially planned to achieve in December .

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  • Super Mario Odyssey Sells 2 Million Copies in 3 Days
Super Mario Odyssey Sells 2 Million Copies in 3 Days

Busy gamers instantly saw the appeal of its "hybrid" nature, earning it a boatload of hype prior to its launch in March. As noted by Kimishima in the presentation , one of Nintendo's main goals is expanding into games for smart devices (phones and tablets), and Super Mario Run helped quite a bit with that endeavor.

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  • Bharti Infratel's Q2 net drops 17%
Bharti Infratel's Q2 net drops 17%

Bharti Airtel along with other established telecom firms has been engaged in a fierce tariff war with Mukesh Ambani controlled Reliance Jio . Mobile market continues to experience value erosion and financial stress led by competitive pressures.

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  • Surface Pro with LTE Launching in December
Surface Pro with LTE Launching in December

But even with these evolutionary advancements to the Surface family, it's hard to forget what Consumer Reports said about the reliability of Microsoft's Surface devices. Microsoft will be launching the LTE supporting variant of the Surface Pro 4 hybrid laptop in December this year. Panos said on Tuesday that the smaller model will be availa...

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  • Razer Phone to pack 4000mAh battery, other specs leaked
Razer Phone to pack 4000mAh battery, other specs leaked

A mobile carrier in the United Kingdom had mistakenly put up the product page of the mobile alongside the specifications, the listing was taken down later but a screengrab of the same was already captured. In terms of memory, the Razer Phone is expected to pack 64GB of ROM and an impressive 8GB of RAM. Instead of going for a compact body and cu...

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  • Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris DLC Release Date, Details Revealed
Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris DLC Release Date, Details Revealed

Mercury will give players a new area to explore that isn't the Lighthouse as well. One of the biggest announcements it made today actually involves a non-Sony game: Destiny 2 . Unlike Trials of Osiris from the original Destiny , Trials of the Nine will shift the action to four-vs-four battles, while the rules will change each week.

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  • NASA releases audio of what space REALLY sounds like - and it's TERRIFYING
NASA releases audio of what space REALLY sounds like - and it's TERRIFYING

The whistling sound suddenly turns into a deeper boom as Juno passes from an environment dominated by solar wind into Jupiter's magnetosphere. Perhaps one of the weirdest of all is the low rumble of light curve waves from a star known as KIC7671081B, captured by NASA's Kepler space observatory.

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  • India overtakes USA to become second largest smartphone market
India overtakes USA to become second largest smartphone market

U.S. is also gaining ground in Indian smartphone market with its Apple and Google products. Samsung was only slightly ahead of Xiaomi with a total of 9.4 million units while Xiaomi trailed closely with 9.2 million units shipped. Although Apple didn't manage to reach to compete against the top five vendors in the Indian market, the shipments...

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  • OnePlus 5T promo leaked, full image and launch date revealed
OnePlus 5T promo leaked, full image and launch date revealed

It will be powered by the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor that powers the OnePlus 5 too. This once again confirms the fact that the smartphone will be featuring an extended display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The location of the fingerprint sensor will be changed. Furthermore, the fingerprint scanner down at the back is shown to have a squar...

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  • Manage A Campsite In Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp On Mobile Next Month
Manage A Campsite In Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp On Mobile Next Month

Instead of managing a small village, players are tasked to manage a single campsite. As I mentioned previously, the game is available now for some at least Down Under, though, we aren't sure how long that will last. Players will be able to purchase items through in the game's Market Place , which is run by classic " Animal Crossing " characters ...

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  • Apple May Have Fudged iPhone X's Face ID
Apple May Have Fudged iPhone X's Face ID

Unsurprisingly, an Apple spokesperson told Bloomberg that the "claim that [ Apple ] reduced the accuracy spec for Face ID is completely false", adding that "it continues to be a one in a million probability of a random person unlocking your iPhone with Face ID ".

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  • Apple just guaranteed massive lines for the iPhone X's release
Apple just guaranteed massive lines for the iPhone X's release

Experts trust that every one of these issues began simply because of a vital slip-up of reporting iPhone X and iPhone 8 in the same time frame. Apple's new iPhone X is expected to be Apple's most popular smartphone to date. As iPhone X went into the mass production process, defects occurred in the bonding process for the OLED panels. Apple ...

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  • Linux Distros Coming to Samsung Smartphones Via Dex
Linux Distros Coming to Samsung Smartphones Via Dex

In what can be debated as major in-flight passenger's safety lapse, the passengers reported that the on-board fire-extinguishers did not work that put the lives of around 120 passengers at risk. Unfortunately, its name has also been associated to serious battery failures ever since the Galaxy Note 7 battery fires that prompted the company to reca...

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  • Google Is Investigating an Issue with the Pixel 2 XL's Screen
Google Is Investigating an Issue with the Pixel 2 XL's Screen

First, the buyers of Google Pixel 2 XL complained about weird color-shift effect made the Google Pixel 2 XL's screen look excessively blue when viewed off-axis. Opinions have already been expressed that the price point Google set for its smartphone hardware is way too high for what it is, but if this is the case, then it spells a huge problem...

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  • 13 original Xbox backward compatibility games available this week
13 original Xbox backward compatibility games available this week

In fact, there are now only four titles that will feature this enhanced support when Xbox One X launches. You can see the full list of Xbox originals by checking out the gallery below. I also got to play a bit of Star Wars: KOTOR , Ninja Gaiden Black , and Fuzion Frenzy . If you still have your original Xbox disc, just insert it into your ...

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  • Google Chrome gets new 'cleanup' tools on Windows
Google Chrome gets new 'cleanup' tools on Windows

Browsers are your vehicle to the web, they render the sites you visit the way they're meant to be viewed and they have built-in security measures to keep you safe. Google has made a decision to help users of the browser house, Chrome to avoid these issues: Google Chrome now includes a service of cleaning improved.

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  • Qualcomm Unleashes SnapDragon 636 Mobile Platform
Qualcomm Unleashes SnapDragon 636 Mobile Platform

In addition, the trials will employ 5G NR MIMO antenna technology with adaptive beamforming and beam tracking techniques to deliver robust broadband communications in real-world mobile or fixed environments, including non-line-of-sight environments and device mobility.

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  • Site to get 'more aggressive' policing tweets — Twitter's Dorsey
Site to get 'more aggressive' policing tweets — Twitter's Dorsey

The social media platform later said it removed the offending message and vowed to be clearer in the future. Director-screenwriter- film distributor Ava Duvernay called out the often one way ask for support by white women while musician Questlove reminded his followers that reporter Jemele Hill who was suspended at ESPN for her tweets still...

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  • Mobile Limiting High-Speed Data in Canada, Mexico to 5GB
Mobile Limiting High-Speed Data in Canada, Mexico to 5GB

T-Mobile has recently announced that, from 12th November, it will top the no-additional-charge LTE data to a maximum of 5GB every month while you're going to the US' neighbors. " Mobile Without Borders " was actually an extension of T-Mobile's worldwide data roaming free services that were introduced in 2013. The carrier adds that less that less ...

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  • World Cup hosts Russian Federation held by Iran in friendly
World Cup hosts Russian Federation held by Iran in friendly

Centre back Virgil van Dijk will miss the World Cup following the Netherlands' disappointing qualifying campaign, as will Chile's Gary Medel, who was selected as the second central defender. Should they fail to beat Ecuador on Wednesday in Quito, Lionel Messi and Co. will fail to qualify for the tournament, with Brazil being the only team to ...

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