Technology

Starting with 2019 Avalon, Toyota finally bringing CarPlay to select vehicles

At the centre of the dashboard is a nine-inch touchscreen that-believe it or not-now integrates Apple CarPlay! "Hey look, it took us a while folks, people...


Google Building 3 New Undersea Cables to Expand Cloud Business

Stock value has moved between $813.42 - 1119.46 in last one year. The cable linking Chile to California, called "Curie" in honor of Marie Curie , will be "th...


Google Arts and Culture app matches your face to famous painting

Once the software finds the art piece that most closely resembles you, it will also show a comparable percentage of the match. Do not open the app before the ne...


The 2019 Hyundai Veloster Is Finally A True Hot Hatchback Competitor

The center-exit exhaust remains, with a pair of pipes for the Veloster Turbo . The aggressive roofline-lower for 2019-and flared wheel arches still dominate ...


Honda Accord Takes North American Car of the Year Award

Larger than models from previous years, the Accord edged out the Toyota Camry and the Kia Stinger for the honor presented in Detroit . The Accord, which went...


Ford will unveil 40 hybrid, electric vehicles within 4 years

Ford also announced Sunday that by 2020, it would build a hybrid F-150 pickup, its bestselling vehicle. The rumours have a different opinion as they don't think...


Vivo showed the original smartphone with fingerprint scanner in the display

It also means there's no need for a scanner on the rear of the phone. Vivo hasn't broken any new design ground with this handset though, as it probably want...


Cryptocurrencies react to South Korea's bill to ban trading

China moved to shut down exchanges within its borders and crack down on crypto-mining companies , while Vietnam implemented a total ban on crypto-based pay...


Google Inc (GOOG) looks to have acquired United Kingdom startup Redux

It is unclear from a report in Bloomberg when exactly Alphabet bought Redux or what the terms of the deal were, and the startup seemingly went quiet sometim...


WhatsApp bug allows infiltration of private group chats without admin permissions

German cryptographers have found a way to infiltrate WhatsApp's group chats despite its end-to-end encryption . In their paper titled More is Less: On th...


CES 2018: Sony adds to mid-range smartphone line-up

The Xperia XA2 is powered by a generous 3,300mAh battery . There isn't a great choice of smartphones with screens this size at the sort of price point the Xp...


Nicole Kidman wins Best Actress in Limited Series — GoldenGlobes

It was the fourth Golden Globe win for Nicole, who won for her role in the critically and commercial hit Big Little Lies . Miss Kidman, 50, who won the Bes...


Acer's Chromebook 11 brings USB-C charging to entry-level laptops

The Acer Chromebook 11 comes with an 11.6-inch 1366×768 resolution display and is powered by the Intel Celeron processor, just like other Acer Chromebook....


Microsoft tests show Spectre patches drag down performance on older PCs

But on Tuesday AMD said it was aware of an issue with some older-generation processors following the installation of a Microsoft security update that was pu...


Amazon Brings Cooking Capabilities To Alexa Smart Home Skill API

Amazon's smart home business has become the biggest in the market over the last two years thanks to its range of Echo smart speakers - all of which are powered...


"LG Set To Reveal 88" 8K OLED TV At CES 2018

With this in mind, we'd absolutely love to give the new LG 8K OLED TV a spin with some high dynamic range 4K Blu-ray disc movies, and preferably with Dolby Visi...


Snapchat Creating 'Stories Everywhere' Feature To Distribute Content Across The Web

The goal is to attract more active users and increase user engagement. Development is still in the "early stages", but Stories Everywhere would allow users ...


Tiger Zinda Hai Box Office Collection: Salman Khan's movie crosses 100cr

Looking at the weekend trend, Tiger Zinda Hai should take advantage of the post Xmas period and sustain into January, it stated. As predicted by us, Tiger ...


Reliance Jio enhances cashback offer to up to Rs3,300 on Rs399 recharge

In 199 plan of Jio, there is 1.2GB data limit, and in plan 299 there is a data limit of 2GB. In some circles, Vodafone is offering a new plan of Rs 269, which...


Eric Schmidt resigning as executive chair at Google parent Alphabet

When Google restructured in August 2015 , forming Alphabet, Schmidt became Alphabet's executive chairman. According to the company's latest proxy filings f...


'Lie Hard': Rahul indulging in cheap barbs, says BJP

Everyone knows about 2G, the truth has come out in front of you, said Rahul Gandhi after party's top leadership was acquitted by a special CBI court in the ...


LG Unveils 34 Inch 5K Ultrawide HDR Monitor

LG is taking a pair of gorgeous monitors to CES, and they're both loaded with goodies. The Korean giant LG is all set to release its Nano IPS technology sport...


Welcome to winter, the longest night of the year

EarthSky said: "You might notice how low the sun appears in the sky at local noon". O'Kelly stood inside the famous passage tomb as the light from the rising ...


Experts back Apple's move to prolong battery life of older iPhones

This year's iOS 11.2 extended the feature to the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus . Last year, Apple introduced a feature to "smooth out" spikes in demand for power to p...


Apple Set To Unify iOS and macOS Apps

Application teams that wish to target both mobile and desktop users must now build a separate version of their software for each of Apple's operating systems. T...


Apple might be slowing down your old iPhone on objective

Here, a user claimed to have made their iPhone 6S faster after he replaced its battery. Apple's point is that if an iPhone tries to draw more power than the...


Self-healing glass would be ideal for smartphones

Researchers in Tokyo have discovered a new polymer that will be able to do just this and will be the future of self-healing phone screens. While researching...


Google to activate Chrome's native ad blocker on February 15

Better Ads standards mean no pop-up ads, no ads that prevent web content from being displayed until a timer counts down, no ads that cover large portions of a ...


North Korea 'directly responsible' for cyberattack in May, White House official says

Thomas Bossert, a Homeland Security adviser to President Donald Trump, laid out the Administration's case against North Korea in an op-ed in the Wall Street Jo...


Eight Exoplanets Orbit Sun-Like Star Kepler-90

Two new exoplanets have been discovered thanks to NASA's collaboration with Google's artificial intelligence (AI). In order to help find weaker signals of...


Apple's wildly pricey iMac Pro is here

Forget Core i7s as the iMac Pro runs on Intel's Xeon W processors that you can spec up to 18-cores and with up to 128GB of RAM. Yeah, you can buy the "Garba...


Finisar Clarifies Apple Business Deal For Manufacturing Ramp-Up

There have been rumors indicating that Apple will use the Face ID on upcoming iPhones and iPads. Apple Inc . has made its second notable investment this we...


Star Wars gadgets or collectibles you must own as a fan

Red is, after all, the color of Star Wars traditionally, similar to the alert slider, which has been the long standing feature of OnePlus devices. The limit...


Bing AI features add Reddit posts, multiple perspectives to search results

Microsoft also announced a partnership with Reddit to include Reddit information to Bing search results. Calling out some of these behind-the-scenes upgrad...


Samsung Notebook 9 (2018) and Notebook 9 Pen announced with upgraded features

Samsung refreshed its Notebook 9 series of laptops earlier this year , and the company is getting ready to do the same for 2018. The 15-inch Notebook 9 (2...


Twitter launches new threads feature to make posting tweetstorms easier

It is the latest instance of the social network altering or adding a feature after reviewing feedback to keep its more than 300 million monthly active users eng...


Facebook adds support for live streaming and video chats to Messenger games

It is just a year ago that Facebook had introduced the instant games section on Messenger . Live streaming of games is a feature already offered by Tw...


Firewall Zero Hour PSVR game sneak peak, playable at PSX 2017

While you may have expected that announcement to come during the PlayStation Experience this weekend, it seems as though the studio had another surprise in stor...


Steam suspends Bitcoin support due to high fees

In a statement, development studio Valve , which runs Steam, said "high fees and volatility" had driven it to stop accepting them. Valve explained why surges...


A New Tomb Raider Game To Be Revealed in 2018

Part of the reason that today's announcement is light on details is that Square Enix is "taking a new approach this time" with its rollout plan. Square Enix c...


Drake, Moana Top Apple Charts in 2017

Cupertino on Thursday unveiled the most popular apps, music, movies, TV Shows, books, and podcasts of 2017 across the App Store, Apple Music , iTunes , iBook...


Instagram Tests Direct for a Stand-Alone Messaging App

Kevin Weil, vice president of product at Instagram , said in a tweet that although Instagram Direct is only rolling out to these six countries at first, ...


Amazon Prime Video now available on Apple TV

Technically, there are workarounds such as streaming the video on an iPad or iPhone, then streaming that to the Apple TV using AirPlay - but most consumers don'...


Google Maps launches 2-wheeler mode in India

In India, some highways don't allow motorcycles on them either, so the new navigation routes will avoid those roads. Two-wheeler mode in Maps gives routes that ...


Back Up, Curse Of Osiris Released]

Curse of Osiris launches tomorrow across all three platforms on which the game is available: PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One . There is a scheduled 3...


Snapchat unveils major redesign that separates friends from brands

The redesigned app will be available to a small percentage of users right away and roll out to everyone "in the coming weeks", Snap said . The company is...


New BMW i8 Roadster revealed alongside updated i8 Coupe

The Roadster wasn't the only i8-related development BMW unveiled in LA; since the i8 Coupe was introduced, electrification technology has evolved, and it bene...


Microsoft announces major expansion at Redmond campus

Once complete, the campus will have 131 buildings, compared with today's 125 buildings, and will offer workspace for the 47,000 employees who now work there, pl...


Destiny 2 free trial goes live today

As is common with these types of free trials, all your progress will be saved and transferred over if you decide to purchase the full game. If nothing else, the...


Massage Envy facing allegations of sexual assault at numerous locations

I froze up", said Martellaro. One customer here in Northwest Florida says she's shocked by the allegations. She said that because she waited to call police,...