Tech


Jaguars London game against Ravens will be streamed on Verizon Jaguars London game against Ravens will be streamed on Verizon
- May 04, 2017

Yahoo paid $15 million to stream one of the London games during the 2016 season. "TV access will be offered through an over-the-air broadcast in the Baltimore and Jacksonville local markets, as well as on Sky Sports in the U.K". That's right: Verizon is dropping $21 million for a Jags game. Thursday games will also continue to be available on television on CBS or NBC through a split agreement, as well as on the NFL Network. (more...)
Massive Google Docs phishing attack swept the internet today
- May 04, 2017

The email appears to come from a contact in users' email accounts, inviting them to share a document. When users click on the file, the fake Google Docs will seek permission to access your account. We have taken action to protect users against an email impersonating Google Docs, and have disabled offending accounts. You're asked to open it up to view what the person sent. (more...)
Balotelli hits back at Rodgers jibe Balotelli hits back at Rodgers jibe
- May 04, 2017

The Celtic gaffer was in good spirits at the club's Player of the Year awards on Sunday night when he made the tongue-in-cheek claim. Mario Balotelli is set to be rewarded for his fine season with Nice by being recalled to the Italy squad next month. (more...)
Microsoft announces the Surface Laptop at its education event
- May 03, 2017

There's a new hue too, Gold. It features a 13.5-inch touch-screen display , 14.5 hours of battery life , and boasts a quick startup, fast performance, and luxury fit and finish. Windows 10 S is a streamlined version of Microsoft's operating system geared for students and educators. One of the major differences between Windows 10 S and Pro, however, is that Windows 10 S will only run applications from the Windows Store. (more...)
This is what Katrina Kaif looks like just out of bed
- May 02, 2017

It was director Karan Johar who on April 26 asked Bollywood buffs on Twitter to guess who is going to join Instagram on the next day. In return, Katrina also started following all of them too. In the photo, Katrina is seen wrapped in a white towel, flaunting her ideal hour-glass figure. How Salman Khan welcomed Katrina Kaif on InstagramHow Ranveer Singh welcomed Katrina Kaif on InstagramHow Alia Bhatt welcomed Katrina Kaif on Instagram! She created a storm with amassing a million ... (more...)
Prey Demo: Opening Hour is Now Available, Achievements Revealed Prey Demo: Opening Hour is Now Available, Achievements Revealed
- April 30, 2017

These shape-shifting aliens are mysterious and somehow, Morgan has to stop them from reaching Earth. Playing the demo ahead of the game's release may be some of the only coverage you'll have to make a purchasing decision beyond early previews, as Bethesda has confirmed to GameRevolution that the company will not be providing early review code to reviewers, citing an earlier policy that previously went into effect. (more...)
Boxing Kangaroo Roger Is Not In Tekken 7 Boxing Kangaroo Roger Is Not In Tekken 7
- April 30, 2017

Bandai Namco has chose to not feature Roger the Kangaroo in Tekken 7 to avoid backlash from animal activists . That's why Namco opted to not include the kangaroo Roger Jr in the upcoming Tekken 7: the Japanese dev team feared that animalist associations could protest about his inclusion and put the entire game in a bad spotlight although its quality. (more...)
With QBs gone, Cardinals choose versatile linebacker With QBs gone, Cardinals choose versatile linebacker
- April 30, 2017

I'll reiterate that I'm hoping the Atlanta Falcons will elect to stay put at #31 rather than sacrificing multiple draft picks to jump up, but if they're in love with Reddick and aren't overly anxious about losing the depth they could pick up with those additional choices, I don't doubt they'll pull the trigger. (more...)
Microsoft reinstates My People for Windows 10, connecting you to your BFFs
- April 30, 2017

And lastly, the Skype app now includes a handy little button for feedback which you can click to submit feedback about the app via the Feedback Hub in Windows 10. Fixed the issue where pressing F12 to open the Developer Tools in Microsoft Edge while F12 is open and focused may not return focus to the tab F12 is opened against, and vice-versa. (more...)
Nintendo 2DS XL: Clamshell console is coming to the United Kingdom in July Nintendo 2DS XL: Clamshell console is coming to the United Kingdom in July
- April 30, 2017

The $149.99 2DS XL will be available in a black/turquoise color, and will have the same size screen as the New Nintendo 3DS XL. Nintendo has announced it will released the 2DS XL on sale with three new games. Included in the box are an AC adapter, a stylus, 6 AR cards and a 4GB microSDHC memory card. "This new addition to Nintendo's portable hardware line demonstrates our commitment to the hand-held market", said Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo of America's president and chief operating ... (more...)
Dead Space 2 and 3 Xbox One Backward Compatibility announced Dead Space 2 and 3 Xbox One Backward Compatibility announced
- April 30, 2017

In 2016 games like Red Dead Redemption, the Bioshock trilogy, the Mass Effect trilogy, and The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion were added. The inclusion of both the Dead Space titles will definitely appeal to the users as they were very popular games of their time. (more...)
Acer's Leap Ware Smartwatch Launched Acer's Leap Ware Smartwatch Launched
- April 30, 2017

Acer also revealed a new wearable - the Leap Ware - which it referred to as a smartwatch. This watch is equipped with the MediaTek MR2523 chipset and has an MT2511 bio-sensing chip. We also don't know what else the Ware can do, or how much it costs, but based on the pictures we saw, it looks more like a smartwatch than a Fitbit. (more...)
FCC to reverse net neutrality, rejects 'hysterical prophecies of doom'
- April 29, 2017

Once approved, the proposal will remove any legal powers the FCC now has to regulate Internet providers, returning everything to the state it was before 2015. The FCC is now Republican-leaning where net neutrality opponents have a 2 to 1 majority - so although Pai's proposal may have a long way to go before it may become law, his plans are expected to pass . (more...)
Unnamed operator outbids AT&T for Straight Path Unnamed operator outbids AT&T for Straight Path
- April 29, 2017

Stock in fellow niche spectrum owner Globalstar (GSAT) also gained. Straight Path said on Tuesday it received a $104.64 per-share all-stock buyout offer from a "multi-national telecommunications company". Straight Path now possess 735 mmWave licenses in the 39 GHz band and 133 licenses in the 28 GHz band, across the world. High-frequency spectrum, like what Straight Path has, is uniquely suited to uses in small cells, fixed wireless, and even 5G base stations, because while its reach ... (more...)
In Volatile Markets Do Analysts Think You Should Buy PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL)? In Volatile Markets Do Analysts Think You Should Buy PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL)?
- April 28, 2017

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) Credit Services has a Current Ratio of 1.5 with a Quick Ratio value of 1.5. (PYPL) is at 66.58. Analyst's mean target price for GM is $40.05 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.60. For the second quarter too, Paypal sees its EPS of 41 - 43 cents above consensus of 41 cents. PayPal expects revenue to grow 15% - 17% at current spot rates and 17% - 19% on an FX-neutral basis, to a range of $3.050 - $3.100 billion. (more...)
Kia announces India entry, to set up plant in Anantapur Kia announces India entry, to set up plant in Anantapur
- April 28, 2017

Park had led Hyundai Motor's India operations in 2010-2012. It will break ground in the fourth quarter of this year. The plant, Kia's first in India, will come up in Penugonda in Anantapur district and produce three lakh cars a year. Hyundai and Kia previously announced plans to recall almost 1.5 million vehicles over defective engines in North America and South Korea. Kia is expected to leverage Hyundai's supply chain network built around its factories in the neighbouring state of ... (more...)
Call of Duty: WWII Single-Player Campaign Follows Call of Duty: WWII Single-Player Campaign Follows "Diverse Cast of Characters"
- April 28, 2017

However, if you absolutely can't wait and you've pre-ordered the game already (don't pre-order video games) then it's just a case of heading here with your code to preorder the game on the platform of your choice. The first official trailer for the game was posted to Call of Duty's YouTube on Wednesday and, as the title suggests, the game will be set in the one of the worst conflicts in human history. (more...)
IPhone 8: Error-confirmed wireless recharge system
- April 28, 2017

Several tipsters shared an image that is reportedly sourced from Weibo, showing the rumored schematics and interior of the OLED iPhone 8. A wireless charger would also solve a problem caused by Apple ditching the 3.5mm headphone jack from the iPhone. (more...)
You Can Now Access Over 5 Million Recipes Through Google Assistant You Can Now Access Over 5 Million Recipes Through Google Assistant
- April 28, 2017

For one, you can ask it any of the normal stuff you'd ask your Assistant-powered phone or your Google Home speaker. Developers can get to know the Google Assistant SDK from the Google Developers website and get started. This is just the beginning stages, but it's a huge step forward in getting Google Assistant to reach more people and in helping to expand its capabilities. (more...)
Apple in Talks to Launch 'Apple Cash' Money Transfer Service Apple in Talks to Launch 'Apple Cash' Money Transfer Service
- April 28, 2017

But it should be noted that neither the announcement date nor the launch date have been set yet, according to these same sources. Unfortunately, it seems the service would be limited to people on Apple's ecosystem, perhaps only from iPhone to iPhone. (more...)
Hot Switch sales boost Nintendo sales, trim quarterly loss
- April 28, 2017

Pokemon Sun and Moon is also close to surpassing Pokemon Black and White's 15.64 million sales mark. Roughly nine months after release, it was up to 10 million . Ratalaika Games, one such indie developer, is continuing this trend with two more games for 3DS and Switch. The schedule laid out in the earnings report points to a few possibilities. (more...)
Mercedes-Benz connects with Amazon and Google, equips cars with voice assistants Mercedes-Benz connects with Amazon and Google, equips cars with voice assistants
- April 27, 2017

You also need an active Mercedes me account and an active mbrace subscription. "With Alexa devices, customers can say, 'Alexa, ask Mercedes me to send an address to the car" for remote navigation input and point-of-interest requests". (more...)
Fiat Chrysler profit up more than a third as Europe improves
- April 27, 2017

FCA shares were trading up nearly 4% in pre-market action on Wednesday, to $11. In an effort to boost profitability and reduce its debt significantly by the end of next year, FCA is working around the world to increase sales and production of its most profitable products - trucks, SUVs, and luxury models. (more...)
AMD launches Radeon Pro dual-GPU graphics card AMD launches Radeon Pro dual-GPU graphics card
- April 27, 2017

It is hard to separate hype from reality when it come to unreleased products, but AMD has been giving some promising demonstrations of Vega at the annual NAB show in Las Vegas. There you have it folks, AMD Vega performance is comparable to the high-end Nvidia GPUs and we are waiting to see how powerful the GPUs are. The Pro Duo, announced on Monday, is based on the Polaris architecture. (more...)
Uber looks to soar with flying taxis by 2020 Uber looks to soar with flying taxis by 2020
- April 26, 2017

It also said it's working with Hillwood Properties in Dallas-Fort Worth and several other real estate firms in Dubai to choose sites and construct ports for vehicle takeoffs and landings. Uber is not the only company that has announced a flying auto within the past couple months. Naturally, the company is also making deals with a number of "experienced aircraft manufacturers" who are already developing electric VTOL vehicles. (more...)