• $199 Oculus Go VR headset goes on sale today
$199 Oculus Go VR headset goes on sale today

In order to solve this problem, the Oculus Go was announced late previous year and does not require a PC or smartphone, and instead functions as a stand-alone unit. The $199 HMD has a 2560×1440 display, a Snapdragon SoC to power apps and games, it also has built in tracking and motion controller support. A post on Reddit shows boxed headsets ...

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  • NFL Draft 2018: 5 potential first-round surprises
NFL Draft 2018: 5 potential first-round surprises

At 6-foot-1, 192 pounds, the Packers like Jackson's physical ability. He left Louisville after his true junior season with seven career interceptions and 15 pass breakups , having played in only six games last season because of a knee injury (bone bruise, hyperextension) suffered in the season opener against Purdue.

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  • Ford to discontinue all except two cars from the United States market
Ford to discontinue all except two cars from the United States market

Ford's revenue worldwide increased 7 percent to $42 billion for the quarter. Lincoln now sells the mid-size MKZ and full-size Continental, and they share the same sedan platforms as their Ford counterparts. Ford has announced it is dropping all but two of its passenger cars in a move to cut costs and meet the demands of consumers that increa...

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  • Snap rolls out revamped Spectacles. But will Snapchat users buy them?
Snap rolls out revamped Spectacles. But will Snapchat users buy them?

Unsurprisingly, the Spectacles V2 resembles V1, but it does come with very small changes. The biggest new feature for this year's Spectacles , though, is the inclusion of water resistance. There's no option in capturing video and images in standard quality. The company behind Snapchat managed to drum up plenty of excitement for its hands-fre...

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  • Nintendo's New President Marks Start of New Dynasty
Nintendo's New President Marks Start of New Dynasty

During the press conference in Osaka, Furukawa talked about bringing out Nintendo's full potential, and said he would balance Nintendo's traditions: originality and flexibility. Sales for the console are up to 17.79 million as of March 31, according to the company's latest earnings report . And it's not just the hardware that's selling: Some...

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  • What data scandal? Facebook is growing
What data scandal? Facebook is growing

Many users said they would delete their accounts , raising fears that the service was facing a major crisis. Facebook had said that globally personal information of up to 87 million users, mostly in the USA, may have been improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica .

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  • YouTube Kids is getting a little safer with enhanced parental controls
YouTube Kids is getting a little safer with enhanced parental controls

The app is now used by 11 million viewers weekly. "When we launched the YouTube Kids app three years ago, our goal was to give kids around the world a place to access videos that were enriching, engaging and allowed them to explore their endless interests", James Beser , Product Director for YouTube Kids, said in a statement .

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  • Here's a look at the new features
Here's a look at the new features

This includes an all-new Gmail , with a brand new look on the web, advanced security features, new applications of Google's artificial intelligence and even more integrations with other G Suite apps. Gmail is now getting a right-hand side panel that integrates Google Calendar, Tasks, and Keep seamlessly into the email client. It does th...

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  • OnePlus 6 to launch in India on May 17
OnePlus 6 to launch in India on May 17

OnePlus has officially announced just when the OnePlus 6 is going to get unveiled, finally putting an end to an endless parade of leaks. In addition to using glass material for the OnePlus 6 ( reminds us of the OnePlus X ), the company is retaining its signature horizon line dating all the way back to OnePlus One for better grip and sleek ...

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  • Spotify aims to reach 1 billion users with new free music service
Spotify aims to reach 1 billion users with new free music service

Users will be able to play any song they want from any of those playlists and as many times as they want without having to shuffle. Additionally, Spotify will now have a data-saver mode, which reportedly cuts data usage by 75 per cent, which is great for those who don't wish to be tied to a wifi network whenever they want to stream.

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  • Sudarsan Pattnaik's Stunning Sand Art Has An Important Earth Day Message
Sudarsan Pattnaik's Stunning Sand Art Has An Important Earth Day Message

The global ecological awareness was growing, and the US Congress and President Nixon responded quickly. Now, around one billion people in 192 countries are involved in Earth Day events each year, which include signing petitions, meeting officials, planting trees, and cleaning up their towns and roads.

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  • Unboxing The Asus Zenfone Max Pro
Unboxing The Asus Zenfone Max Pro

It starts with the design. Winner: Zenfone Max Pro, clearly! One area where the ZenFone Max clearly wins is the inclusion of a dedicated MicroSD card slot, whereas the Redmi Note 5 Pro plainly opts for a hybrid solution. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a ...

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  • Hannity Says He Didn't Personally Discuss Real Estate Loans With HUD
Hannity Says He Didn't Personally Discuss Real Estate Loans With HUD

Now, as The Guardian has uncovered, Sean Hannity is the owner of nearly 900 homes worth $90 million. Records show that Hannity used multiple LLCs to build a real estate portfolio with at least 877 residential units that he bought for a total of almost $89 million, the Guardian reported.

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  • Bucks crush Celtics in Game 3, series now 2-1 Boston
Bucks crush Celtics in Game 3, series now 2-1 Boston

Now Game 4 is Sunday in Milwaukee and the Celtics will need to get off to a much better start if they want to avoid going home with a 2-2 series tie. I think the Bucks level the series right here. His playing time went up from 9.9 to 16.7 minutes but his production backslid from 14.5 points and 7.3 rebounds pro-rated to 36 minutes to 10.4 and 6.5...

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  • Russian Federation behind global cyber attack: U.S. and UK
Russian Federation behind global cyber attack: U.S. and UK

According to the DHS's Technical Alert (TA ), "Targets are primarily government and private-sector organizations, critical infrastructure providers, and the Internet service providers (ISPs) supporting these sectors". Minister for law enforcement and cyber security Angus Taylor said there was "no indication Australian information has been succe...

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  • Rozier Not Worried About Bledsoe's Amnesia: 'I'm Worried About Celtics
Rozier Not Worried About Bledsoe's Amnesia: 'I'm Worried About Celtics

There's no doubt that the shorthanded Celtics have been the better team in this series so far and it's hard to ignore the betting trends as the Celtics are 5-0 ATS in the last five meetings. But Rozier has already showed he can be trusted in any situation - even in the final moments of the game. Yet after Rozier accidentally - or maybe not so ac...

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  • Konami Reveals Castlevania Game App for iOS
Konami Reveals Castlevania Game App for iOS

Many gamers may be inclined to skip over a mobile entry in the series and maybe just rewatch the Castlevania Netflix show instead, but it actually sounds like there are some interesting plans for this one. Genya Arikado: A mysterious character who belongs to a top-secret Japanese government agency. It also seems to be a multiplayer/co-op version ...

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  • Uber adds more safety features for riders
Uber adds more safety features for riders

Some said they have had bad experiences in the past. Uber is looking to be virtually a one-stop transportation shopping app, saying on Wednesday it will add new services, including car-sharing and train tickets. The FTC said Uber in November 2016 learned that intruders had again accessed consumer data the company stored on its third-party cloud...

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  • Facebook's new plan: allow everyone to 'unsend' messages
Facebook's new plan: allow everyone to 'unsend' messages

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before a House oversight panel on April 11 amid a privacy scandal that has roiled the social media giant , the panel announced Wednesday. "Election interference is a problem that's bigger than any one platform, and that's why we support the Honest Ads Act", Mr Zuckerberg wrote in his post.

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  • (MSFT) Holdings Lifted by Atria Investments LLC
(MSFT) Holdings Lifted by Atria Investments LLC

Microsoft Corp. now has $690.75 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.41% or $0.51 during the last trading session, reaching $35.63. About 5.71M shares traded. On Friday, October 27 the firm has " Buy " rating given by Piper Jaffray. On Thursday, February 1 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Sell".

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  • Facebook Messenger Will Soon Let You 'Unsend' Messages Just Like Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Messenger Will Soon Let You 'Unsend' Messages Just Like Mark Zuckerberg

Reuters/Brian SnyderFacebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks to reporters at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Facebook's latest move comes a month after Elizabeth Denham, the United Kingdom information commissioner, suggested social networks may be forced to reveal detailed information about how and why users were targ...

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  • Apple To Drop Intel Chips From Macbooks
Apple To Drop Intel Chips From Macbooks

Transitioning to proprietary chips would free Apple from the constraints of Intel's production roadmap and allow it to be more flexible with time frames. The company has also previously released Macs with ARM-based co-processors, which run an iOS-like operating system, for specific functions like security.

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  • Former South African President Jacob Zuma's corruption case adjourns until June
Former South African President Jacob Zuma's corruption case adjourns until June

The former leader was recently deployed to KwaZulu-Natal, the province with the biggest number of ANC supporters, to drum up support during a voter-registration drive. Hundreds came out to demonstrate their allegiance to the former president, many dressed in the African National Congress (ANC) colours of green and gold and others carried signs.

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  • Fortnite Update 3.4 Will Add Vending Machines
Fortnite Update 3.4 Will Add Vending Machines

Vending Machines are scattered across the island. Each vending machine will cycle through three different items on a short timer, though you can speed that up by hitting it with your pickaxe. Now, anyone with a newer model of iPhone or iPad can play Fortnite Battle Royale on their mobile or tablet device. Items found in an Uncommon (green )...

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  • Apple shares tutorial videos featuring the New iPad and Apple Pencil
Apple shares tutorial videos featuring the New iPad and Apple Pencil

But where the Galaxy S phones come with curved sides, the Bloomberg report notes that Apple's future iPhone display will "curve inward gradually from top to bottom". So, what is Apple promoting as the headlines features of the new 2018 iPad? Google is also working on technology using gestures through a program called Project Soli.

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  • Maya Angelou honored with Google Doodle on her 90th birthday
Maya Angelou honored with Google Doodle on her 90th birthday

King was assassinated in Memphis. " Maya Angelou is not what she has done or written or spoken, it's how she did it all". "My mother's principal message was one of inclusiveness; that despite our ethnic, religious and cultural differences, we are more alike than unalike", writes Johnson, "She saw all our differences in language, orientation ...

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  • Spotify IPO: Music-streaming startup hopes stock offering is a smash hit
Spotify IPO: Music-streaming startup hopes stock offering is a smash hit

Spotify has a unique case due to its stock structure. It's a less expensive alternative to an IPO where the business sells shares directly to the public without any intermediaries, but it also means drawbacks like no deal support from the bankers.

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  • The Second Blue Moon from this March is Associated with the Easter
The Second Blue Moon from this March is Associated with the Easter

An alternative name for March's full Moon is the Full Sap Moon , as this is the time of year when the sap of sugar maples starts to flow. So, to make up for this lack, March ended up with an extra full moon. NASA says this particular event probably generated the phrase "Blue Moon," but volcanoes aren't the only reason a moon can look blue. Fu...

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  • Astronomers Find Galaxy with Almost No Dark Matter
Astronomers Find Galaxy with Almost No Dark Matter

It doesn't fit the characteristics of a spiral galaxy, which typically have dense, central regions, spiral arms, and a disk. Based on their observations, they found the mass to be what you'd expect to see from the stars alone, suggesting that the galaxy has no dark matter .

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  • Huawei Porsche Design Mate RS with in-screen fingerprint sensor launched
Huawei Porsche Design Mate RS with in-screen fingerprint sensor launched

Huawei is boosting the promotion of its new range by offering free Bose QuietComfort 35 wireless headphone II worth £329.95. Huawei P20 in (from left) Twilight, Black, Blue and Pink. In this photography mode, the camera predicts moving objects and focuses on them with extreme efficiency to capture minute details of objects in motion.

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  • Logitech Crayon and Rugged Combo 2 enhance the iPad (2018) experience
Logitech Crayon and Rugged Combo 2 enhance the iPad (2018) experience

With an 8-hour battery life, the Logitech Crayon can go a full school day before it requires charging. Both devices were designed specifically for use in the classroom and are arguably vital for it, the first being a stylus for children that is only about half the cost of Apple's Pencil; the second is a durable case with a keyboard and kickstand....

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  • Chrome OS Tablets are Officially Here!
Chrome OS Tablets are Officially Here!

As mentioned earlier, the tablet will be available at a price of $329 and it will be launched in North America first. While the Chromebook Tab 10 is aimed at the education market, you will be able to buy it even if you're not in or a school.

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  • OnePlus 6 specs leaked, shows 6.28-inch display and Snapdragon 845 SoC
OnePlus 6 specs leaked, shows 6.28-inch display and Snapdragon 845 SoC

After an underwhelming upgrade to OnePlus 5 with 5T, Chinese mobile manufacturer OnePlus is all set to take the smartphone market by storm with its latest edition - OnePlus 6 . According to the listing, the OnePlus 6 will have the same dual camera setup as the OnePlus 5T at the back, with 16Megapixel and 20Megapixel sensors with f/1.7 lenses.

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  • Fortnite mobile players spend a ton of cash in 72 hours
Fortnite mobile players spend a ton of cash in 72 hours

And while there are many reasons for its success, there's little debate that making the game free-to-play was a genius move on the part of Epic Games. This means just about third of the revenue that Pokemon Go has earned in its first four days, which equated to about $5 million - it's a lot of money from a lot of eager players who wanted to k...

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  • On iOS and Android came out PUBG Mobile
On iOS and Android came out PUBG Mobile

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fanatics can now get their chicken dinner to go through their favorite drive through with the debut of PUBG Mobile , now available in the US App Store . You'll have the same experience on all the devices. We are also introducing changes to inventory management, in an effort to increase the speed at which players can...

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  • Deadly crash involving self-driving Uber raises questions on company policies
Deadly crash involving self-driving Uber raises questions on company policies

Uber was using a Volvo XC90 SUV for the self-driving test when the accident took place. Arizona has some of the most permissive regulations for autonomous auto testing, even after tightening them up a bit earlier this month opening the door to fully-autonomous cars without a backup driver on board.

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  • Samsung Officially Launches Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ In Malaysia
Samsung Officially Launches Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ In Malaysia

Samsung has partnered up with uBreakiFix in the U.S., vastly expanding the number of Samsung Care-honoring locations to 300 of the dedicated fix shops, with 200 more being added by early 2019. At a uBreakiFix service location, you'll get your Samsung phone fixed within two hours in most situations, plus they use genuine parts. Starting tomo...

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  • Elon Musk says SpaceX will make 'short flights' to Mars next year
Elon Musk says SpaceX will make 'short flights' to Mars next year

On more trivial notes, when questioned on who he was inspired by, Mr Musk said that Kanye West was someone he looked up to. "I think that's the single biggest existential crisis that we face, and the most pressing one", he said. Wrapped around all four corners of the Austin Convention Center, a line of people waited anxiously for a golden ticket-...

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  • Nintendo Announces Upcoming Switch Games During Nintendo Direct
Nintendo Announces Upcoming Switch Games During Nintendo Direct

The dust has barely settled on that Nintendo Direct and the announcement for Mario Tennis Aces' release date - 22nd June, don't you know - and now we've got another tennis star strolling out onto the centre court of Nintendo Switch . The Crash Bandicoot N.Sane trilogy is also coming to the Nintendo Switch. More details on the rank will come ...

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  • United States roughly and blatantly deceived Russian Federation during Euromaidan, - Putin
United States roughly and blatantly deceived Russian Federation during Euromaidan, - Putin

It's a dynamic that brings with it some very real dangers, not least of accidental conflict. Putin is widely expected to win, and has consistently scored higher than 40%, and often much higher, in opinion polls since the last presidential election.

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