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Tesla angled for a SEX model line-up Tesla angled for a SEX model line-up
- March 26, 2017

To be clear, we are talking about automated driving (not fully autonomous driving) where the driver has a legal obligation to keep hands on the wheel at all times. Not much can be ascertained from the video other than Tesla has drivable Model 3 cars seemingly roaming the streets somewhere. Tesla had said the recess was to allow it to boost capacity of its existing paint shop for the sake of the groundwork for the Model 3 plus other general maintenance. (more...)
Electronics Ban Raises Questions at European Commission Electronics Ban Raises Questions at European Commission
- March 26, 2017

Britain announced similar restrictions. Royal Jordanian has been using its Twitter account to both keep passengers informed as well as satirize the White House's move to limit and ban travel from various Muslim-majority countries. But don't worry, because Royal Jordanian Airlines, cynically sensing a marketing opportunity, has come up with a list of 12 things travellers can do on a flight instead, now that they can't busy themselves with their laptops. (more...)
OnePlus rolls out OxygenOS 3.5.8 for OnePlus 2, still Marshmallow OnePlus rolls out OxygenOS 3.5.8 for OnePlus 2, still Marshmallow
- March 25, 2017

However, with this latest announcement, looks like you will not have to spend a ludicrous amount of money on these phones because both OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T users will be able to summon the assistant at will. On OnePlus' official Twitter account, the following status has been uploaded. You can use it to fetch information, find directions, make reservations, play your music, and lots, lots more. (more...)
YouTube is facing a full-scale advertising boycott over hate speech
- March 25, 2017

U.S. company Verizon has taken similar action, stating it will not advertise with Google until the company can guarantee incidents like this will not happen again. Even though YouTube parent Google has taken steps to protect advertisers from appearing near inappropriate content, Whittaker notes, "There are so many videos being uploaded every day that it is going to be very hard to police all of them and undoubtedly there are going to be things that slip through". (more...)
How LaVar Ball and LeBron James became embroiled in DAD BEEF How LaVar Ball and LeBron James became embroiled in DAD BEEF
- March 24, 2017

It's not about me having his kids name in my mouth, I'm not anxious about his family. It seems like more outlets are piling on the personality by the day, but that isn't going to stop these moments from happening. However, when asked about LaVar's eldest son Lonzo Ball, James had nothing bad to say. "But keep my family out of this". Whether it is hiring a group of representatives, a highly reputable public relations team, or a psychologist for their father, the Ball brothers need to do ... (more...)
Apple launches iPhone 7 Red to help fight AIDS Apple launches iPhone 7 Red to help fight AIDS
- March 24, 2017

As The Verge notes , the white parts certainly look odd partnered with such a deep red color. Many have agreed that black does indeed look better with red than white. While the country has made impressive strides in fighting the disease - China's adult prevalence of HIV is now less than 0.1 percent- the government has failed to stop the spread of infections among gay men in China and worldwide aid agencies and some media organizations have called AIDS a "looming" epidemic in the ... (more...)
The Kardashian-Jenners Are Taking 'Crazy' Security Precautions After Robbery The Kardashian-Jenners Are Taking 'Crazy' Security Precautions After Robbery
- March 24, 2017

Can Kim-Kanye tandem create magic for her? "But he came up the front stairs, and all I heard were his feet stomping up stairs", she recounted to mom Kris and sister Kourtney. Keeping Up With the Kardashians has finally caught up with the part of Kim Kardashian's timeline that refers to her terrifying experience of being held up at gunpoint in Paris a year ago. (more...)
Hackers Threaten to Wipe 559M Apple Accounts Hackers Threaten to Wipe 559M Apple Accounts
- March 24, 2017

Fortune has learned that Apple believes that the data claimed to be from the breach came from third-party sources that may have been compromised. Speaking to Fortune , a spokesperson for the company said, "There have not been any breaches in any of Apple's systems including iCloud and Apple ID". (more...)
Siri prank has iPhone users holding up emergency lines Siri prank has iPhone users holding up emergency lines
- March 24, 2017

Saying, "Hey Siri, 108" will prompt Siri to contact emergency services. "If 9-1-1 operators are trying to answer these calls, that means that a real emergency call might not be answered as quickly as it needs to be answered", the police department warned. (more...)
Rihanna Livestreamed Herself Watching Her Bates Motel Episode Rihanna Livestreamed Herself Watching Her Bates Motel Episode
- March 23, 2017

What could be better than Rihanna guest starring on the final season of one of TV's most underrated thrillers? " She's attracted to him, and they end up in a auto". Praising her dedication towards the show he said: "She was unbelievable and so committed". Rihanna goes braless and flashes her bum in sexy thong under sheer robe on the set of her new music video. (more...)
Another Update Now Live; Includes New Props, Stunt Tubes, And More! Another Update Now Live; Includes New Props, Stunt Tubes, And More!
- March 23, 2017

Developer Rockstar Games has just released a brand new patch to GTA 5 , introducing a new set of tools and vehicles. I've written about my enthusiasm for the GTA 5 stunt scene on a couple of occasions in the past, however the latest Evolve Stunting montage has bowled me over. (more...)
Google Maps Adds Real-Time Location Sharing, Including Trip Progress Google Maps Adds Real-Time Location Sharing, Including Trip Progress
- March 23, 2017

Google wants to help people answer those age-old (and tiresome) questions - without using any words at all . Which is where Google Maps could prove to be invaluable. Once the parking location of the vehicle has been set, a letter "P" icon will appear on the map, indicating where the auto is located. However, as this was based on your speed and Global Positioning System coordinates it was far from flawless. (more...)
8 new features Android O will bring to your phone 8 new features Android O will bring to your phone
- March 22, 2017

It's all to ensure Android O is ready for the platform's massive number of users. One year after surprising us with an Android N announcement, Google has repeated itself with Android O . The new OS is bringing in some other new features as well such as the Multi-display support, Keyboard navigation , advanced Wi-Fi functions, etc. (more...)
Xbox Live sign-in issues plaguing users, Microsoft working on a fix Xbox Live sign-in issues plaguing users, Microsoft working on a fix
- March 22, 2017

But, as fate would have it another outage and occurred leaving vital services such as Xbox Live , outlook and Skype facing down times of up to 1 hours. Xbox Support is aware of the outage and say that they are "aware of the issue and are now looking into it". "We are aware that some users are experiencing difficulties signing in to some services". (more...)
What were Ranbir Kapoor, Mahira Khan doing in Dubai? What were Ranbir Kapoor, Mahira Khan doing in Dubai?
- March 22, 2017

Admist the shooting schedule of Sanjay Dutt biopic, Ranbir Kapoor attended the Global Teacher Prize event this past weekend in Dubai. But seeing two such good-looking actors together, didn't we all make a silent wish for their association? While the two were cordial with each other in front of others, they seemed to be in some kind of stress, especially Mahira, when the cameras were switched off. (more...)
Google announces new ad policies after boycotts Google announces new ad policies after boycotts
- March 22, 2017

It follows an investigation by The Times that found adverts had appeared alongside hate speech and content uploaded by terrorists, sparking fears that United Kingdom companies may have been inadvertently funding terrorism. The UK is Google's largest market outside the U.S., generating $7.8 billion mainly from advertising in 2016, or almost 9% of the United States giant's global revenue. (more...)
Nintendo switch: Newsround viewers test it out
- March 21, 2017

The company also said that "the total number of fix or replacement requests for Nintendo Switch, including for Joy-Con, is consistent with what we've seen for any new hardware Nintendo has launched". So if you don't make it to Gamestop's cutoff, what's a few more days? In total, the company is looking to sell some 10 million units every month. A new Zelda game will be amongst the launch titles for the new Nintendo Switch , formerly known as Nintendo NX. (more...)
Andromeda Lead Designer Says No Animation Fixes In Day One Patch Andromeda Lead Designer Says No Animation Fixes In Day One Patch
- March 20, 2017

Last week, Nvidia released a set of Mass Effect: Andromeda screenshots in 4K, and today, you can have a look at a tech video of the game shot in 4K HDR. it gets even better". The game already runs at 30 FPS so any further dips feel like you temporarily lose control of your character. During that hour, Mass Effect: Andromeda's frame rate drops nearly all the time on Xbox One. (more...)
Microsoft ends updates for Windows 7/8.1 on new processors Microsoft ends updates for Windows 7/8.1 on new processors
- March 20, 2017

Code 80240037 Windows Update encountered an unknown error . Microsoft's support page on the matter says that Windows 10 is the "only" OS to support these updated hardware configurations. However, blocking Windows Update patches to those systems that use an older OS seems awfully draconian. However, enforcing this policy demonstrates that Microsoft is prepared to be aggressive as it attempts to get as many Windows users as possible to upgrade to Windows 10. (more...)
Xiaomi's super affordable Redmi range offers two new phones Xiaomi's super affordable Redmi range offers two new phones
- March 19, 2017

If you belong in this group, you'd be happy to know that the 5.5in Redmi Note 4 is good value for money. The smartphone was launched in China in gold and rose gold colour variants. It is the Xiaomi's entry-level smartphone that sports a 5-inches HD display and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB storage with a microSD card slot. (more...)
Modi picks Hindu hardliner to lead India's most populous state Modi picks Hindu hardliner to lead India's most populous state
- March 19, 2017

A bitter campaigner against what is called the politics of appeasement in the state, Adityanath has been the most sought-after campaigner for BJP candidates after the top leaders - Narendra Modi, Amit Shah and Rajnath Singh - during the recently concluded assembly elections. (more...)
Low Intensity Blasts In Agra, No Casualty Reported Low Intensity Blasts In Agra, No Casualty Reported
- March 19, 2017

A recent pro-ISIS graphic released a almost a week after UP ATS neutralised an alleged ISIS operative Saifullah in Lucknow , shows Taj Mahal as the "New Target". "There has been no security threat received nor any alert issued officially in this regard but going by media reports, security at Taj Mahal has been enhanced", the SSP said. (more...)
Nizamuddin dargah clerics lost in Pakistan may have been kidnapped, says officials Nizamuddin dargah clerics lost in Pakistan may have been kidnapped, says officials
- March 19, 2017

Meanwhile a delegation from the Nizamuddin Dargah called on Minsiter of State (External Affairs) VK Singh and sought Government of India's intervention for the clerics' safe return. While Nizal Ali was detained at the Lahore airport, Asif Ali was allowed to travel to Karachi . The duo had travelled to Pakistan to visit their relatives in Karachi and, then, embarked on a pilgrimage to Lahore. (more...)
LG's G6 hits U.S. shelves LG's G6 hits U.S. shelves
- March 18, 2017

Pair LG G6 with Sprint's Unlimited Plan and get unlimited data, talk and text for 50 percent off similar Verizon and AT&T rates for four lines. If you purchase the device by April 30th, LG will also give you a free Google Home as previously reported. (more...)
Sony Will Soon Stop Making Playstation 3 Consoles Sony Will Soon Stop Making Playstation 3 Consoles
- March 18, 2017

There's only one model of PS3 still being developed: the charcoal black 500GB version (model number CECH-4300C). However, the move to stop the production after 10 years is not really a surprise since Sony consoles are said to have a 10-year life cycle. (more...)