• HP Recalls Laptop Batteries For Overheating Risk
HP Recalls Laptop Batteries For Overheating Risk

The recalled batteries were sold at Best Buy, Amazon.com, HP.com and other stores and websites nationwide between December 2015 and December 2017. The batteries were also sold as accessories or replacement batteries for the HP ZBook Studio G4 mobile workstation.

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  • Nintendo Switch officially now the fastest-selling video game console ever
Nintendo Switch officially now the fastest-selling video game console ever

Today Nintendo announced that the Switch is the fastest-selling home video game console in U.S. history, soundly thrashing the previous record held by Nintendo's own Wii console. As part of the announcement, the consolemaker also revealed a few impressive sales figures for a handful of first-party games. "Now that many more people have receiv...

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  • Amazon Alexa will soon control microwave ovens
Amazon Alexa will soon control microwave ovens

Up until now, smart speakers were too expensive and connecting them to other smart devices was a confusing process. "Customers are increasingly using voice user interfaces as a hands-free way to manage their lives, and hands-free control is especially valuable when cooking", Mass wrote to developers.

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  • Paladins is getting a battle royale mode called Battlegrounds
Paladins is getting a battle royale mode called Battlegrounds

Now, developer Hi-Rez wants the game to challenge the current most played game on the internet: PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds . Hi-Rez has also announced that the game will feature maps at over 300 times the square footage of its standard Paladins Siege maps - that's pretty big.

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  • Italian Brothers Start
Italian Brothers Start "Steve Jobs" Company and Apple Can't Stop Them

Two Italian brothers have won a protracted legal battle against Apple which enables them to call their company 'Steve Jobs , ' after the computer giant's revered founder. But Apple's beef (at least, on paper) was not with the name, but with the logo. "The letter J seems "bitten" but it is not, since a letter, as judges have also decided, cannot ...

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

Interestingly, Salman Khan has three of his films in Top-5 while Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan have a film apiece. " Tiger Zinda Hai " has managed to earn about 64.90 crores in just two days. Metros and beyond metros, multiplexes and single screens - it's creating havoc. Budgeted at Rs 150 cr [Cost of Production: Rs 130 cr + Print & Advertising...

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  • Amazon acquires wireless security camera company
Amazon acquires wireless security camera company

Blink is best known for its wireless security cameras which originally launched on Kickstarter before quickly receiving over $1 million in funding. The campaign was a success, with Blink raising five times the amount it initially targeted. It also launched a new Amazon Key service for people in some USA cities to allow a door to be unlocked when ...

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  • Rahul chairs first CWC meeting as party chief
Rahul chairs first CWC meeting as party chief

The dominant sentiment at Friday's Congress Working Committee meeting was that Gujarat had shown Rahul Gandhi as capable of infusing new energy into the party and that the people had begun to see through Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "false propaganda".

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  • Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8 Plus (2018) pricing and availability revealed
Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8 Plus (2018) pricing and availability revealed

In Europe, the Samsung Galaxy A8 is going to cost €499 and the Galaxy A8 + (2018) will be priced at €599. Both of them comes in Black, Orchid Grey, Gold and Blue colour options. Presently, a 3GB RAM and 32GB stockpiling variation have been discreetly recorded on the organization's online store in India, while a set up disconnected retailer say...

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  • Apple admits to slowing iPhones to preserve device and battery
Apple admits to slowing iPhones to preserve device and battery

If you've got an older phone and want the best performance, consider getting a battery replacement done - $119 at Apple Stores, and you'll find other "mobile doctors" offering the service cheaper I'm sure. Bogdanovich asserts that the slowdowns are generally just a ploy to get smartphone users to upgrade their devices, therefore allowing Apple...

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  • Magic Leap comes out of stealth, announces Lightware AR headset for 2018
Magic Leap comes out of stealth, announces Lightware AR headset for 2018

The Magic Leap One Creator Edition uses light projected into users' eyes to make their brains see virtual objects in their existing environment. The system consists of a small external computer called a Lightpack, as well as a handheld controller in addition to the glasses.

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  • Facebook can now find your face, even when it's not tagged
Facebook can now find your face, even when it's not tagged

Facebook announced a new optional feature on Tuesday that will alert you of photos posted on the social media platform that you're in, even if no one has tagged you in the photo. When photos and videos are uploaded to Facebook, they are compared to images in the template to determine if there is a match. By looking at photos from an event, for ex...

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  • Facebook data requests shows 2.6% increase through June 2017
Facebook data requests shows 2.6% increase through June 2017

Fifty-seven percent of the data requests we received from law enforcement in the USA contained a non-disclosure order that prohibited us from notifying the user, up from 50% in our last report. The percentage increased 21% globally, from 64,279 to 78,890. (FB) said that requests for user data from governments worldwide continued to increase.

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  • John McCain returns to Arizona, will miss GOP tax vote
John McCain returns to Arizona, will miss GOP tax vote

A statement issued last Wednesday by the senator's office said he was at Walter Reed receiving treatment for the "normal side effects of his ongoing cancer therapy". If the count is deadlocked, Vice President Mike Pence would cast the tie-breaking vote in favor of Republicans. "He's going through a very tough time, there's no question about that"...

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  • Vikings clinch NFC North title with big win over Bengals
Vikings clinch NFC North title with big win over Bengals

The Vikings clinched the the NFC North and moved to 11-3 on the season after a 34-7 win after a win over the Cincinnati Bengals at U.S Bank Stadium. The Minnesota Vikings locked up their second division title in three years, which is huge. It's a game where the Bengals will enter as big underdogs.

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  • Apple to give Finisar $390 million to increase TrueDepth camera tech production
Apple to give Finisar $390 million to increase TrueDepth camera tech production

Apple says the cash will help Finisar , a chip maker, restart a 700,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Sherman, Texas, by the second half of next year. Foxconn's announcement in July that it would open a plant in the United States was met with mixed responses in the ongoing conversation about American job creation.

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  • Matt Lauer's Name Is Google's Second-Most Searched Term In America
Matt Lauer's Name Is Google's Second-Most Searched Term In America

Google revealed its most searched terms of 2017 on Wednesday, which in the US included Hurricane Irma and Matt Lauer as well as other men accused of sexual misconduct this year. Both stars made it onto the main "searches" list, with Matt in fourth and Meghan in fifth. However, people searched for "how to help" more than ever.

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  • Samsung Notebook 9 laptops get refreshed for 2018, new models launched
Samsung Notebook 9 laptops get refreshed for 2018, new models launched

The new notebooks from Samsung are portable productivity powerhouses with high-quality performance and long battery life. The larger model will even be offered with optional discreet NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics, as well as all the ports you could ever need, including Thunderbolt 3 technology, a pair of USB 3.0s, a USB 2.0, HDMI, and a m...

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  • Google's Return to China Foretells a Global Race to Deliver AI
Google's Return to China Foretells a Global Race to Deliver AI

Google's most recent move to formalize its AI presence in the country is a tacit acknowledgment that companies and governments in China and the USA are locked in a race to determine how the art and science of AI will be applied around the world.

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  • Google Pixel 2 XL gets a huge price cut
Google Pixel 2 XL gets a huge price cut

Eventually, the stickers will interact with each other, and I was surprised to find that Google lets you place any combination of figures from different packs in the same scene -- meaning Eleven can eat her Eggos in the company of a Stormtrooper, if you allow it.

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  • Apple's Shazam acquisition may be about things way beyond song identification
Apple's Shazam acquisition may be about things way beyond song identification

Shazam started in 1999 as a service where people could call a phone number, hold the receiver up to a source of music, and be texted the name of the song and its artist. Rumors that Apple was acquiring music-recognition app Shazam surfaced last week, and Apple has now confirmed the deal but without disclosing any details.

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  • Google Home Max Speaker Now on Sale
Google Home Max Speaker Now on Sale

A listing in late November suggested that the Home Max would be released on December 11, and that appears to have been quite accurate. The app will scan for Google Home devices, tap Next when it finds the Google Home Max and it will connect your phone with the speaker .

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  • Samsung might bring huge 512GB storage chip to its phones
Samsung might bring huge 512GB storage chip to its phones

After Samsung announced its Exynos 9810 , which would no doubt be found running in the upcoming flagship , the company is back with another announcement , which suggests that the smartphone could feature tons of internal storage. What do you think of these new chips? Compared to the existing 48-layer 256Gb V-NAND based 256GB product, it has doub...

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  • 'Zelda,' 'Cuphead,' 'Hellblade' triple winners at The Game Awards 2017
'Zelda,' 'Cuphead,' 'Hellblade' triple winners at The Game Awards 2017

During the Breath of the Wild GDC 2017 panel in March , members of the Zelda development team showed off a host of concept art for potential Link's they dreamed up ahead of BotW's development. Besides, no fans are more zealous and enthusiastic than Nintendo fans. And for everything you need to know about The Legend of Zelda's latest expans...

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  • Bandai Namco announces Soulcalibur VI is coming in 2018
Bandai Namco announces Soulcalibur VI is coming in 2018

The game focuses on weapon-based combat with Ring Outs, and has an 8-Way Run movement system to provide smoother 3D movement. It's been five years since the last main Soulcalibur release, so Namco Bandai knows it's about time to roll out Soulcalibur VI .

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