Apple Expected to Buy Shazam for $400 Million

Things get interesting with Shazam app, as it integrates augmented reality feature to find content based on pictures captured using the app. Being acquired by Apple could help Shazam by giving it access to Apple's famously deep pockets and mo... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
Sensex surges 246 points, Nifty above 10200
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Sensex surges 246 points, Nifty above 10200

The NSE Nifty too rose 60.65 points, or 0.59%, at 10,227.35 in early trade Friday. On a closing basis, the BSE Sensex surged 0.91 per cent to 33,250.30 points.The BSE market breadth was bullish - 1,584 advanc...More..

by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

YouTube to launch a paid music service

The service is expected to feature on-demand music just like the popular service, Spotify . Yet major record labels say the growth would be even more significant if not for YouTube , which they criticize for ...More..

Bayonetta 3 Will Release Exclusively for Nintendo Switch
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Bayonetta 3 Will Release Exclusively for Nintendo Switch

Bayonetta 3 is real. In addition to an announcement of Bayonetta 3 , Nintendo revealed an upcoming Switch port of Bayonetta 2, packaged with the original Bayonetta . There'll also be a special edition rele...More..

Instagram tests standalone messaging app
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Instagram tests standalone messaging app

The only real downside is you'll have to install two apps to get the same functionality that's now present in one app. This could be just a test version, but it probably points to a move towards getting rid of ...More..

Astronomers Find the Earliest Supermassive Black Hole Ever Discovered
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Astronomers Find the Earliest Supermassive Black Hole Ever Discovered

Still on the lookout, astronomers are uncertain how close they'll get to the actual beginning of time, 13.8 billion years ago. "And it greatly confused us", says MIT Professor of physics Robert Simcoe . A ...More..

Amazon Prime Video Features On Apple TV
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Amazon Prime Video Features On Apple TV

Browsing can be achieved simply by drilling down through specific apps and services in the traditional manner, but the Apple TV 4K is much easier to use if you use the Siri remote's voice search facility. M...More..

Google Amazon Feud affects Customers
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Google Amazon Feud affects Customers

Google said it is pulling YouTube from some Amazon.com Inc. devices in retaliation for Amazon refusing to sell many Google products, escalating a battle between two tech titans as their businesses increasing...More..

Qualcomm announces latest Snapdragon 845 processor
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Qualcomm announces latest Snapdragon 845 processor

Calling the machines "next wave in innovation" Myserson extolled the virtues of this new wave of laptops, which he said would also offer always-on connectivity, fanless operation and "better security". Addition...More..

Nghia Hoang Pho, former NSA employee, pleads guilty to retaining top-secret intelligence
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Nghia Hoang Pho, former NSA employee, pleads guilty to retaining top-secret intelligence

Previous reports also suggested that Russian hackers targeted the home computer of a former NSA staffer and stealing classified information after identifying the NSA files using the Kaspersky antivirus software...More..

Facebook Launches 'Messenger Kids' For Under-13 Users
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Facebook Launches 'Messenger Kids' For Under-13 Users

The app is launching for iPhone immediately, but will eventually come to Android and Amazon Fire devices. Kids under 13 can't be on Facebook or Messenger under the company's rules - but many already a...More..

Xiaomi Launches Desh Ka Smartphone Redmi 5A For Rs 3999
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Xiaomi Launches Desh Ka Smartphone Redmi 5A For Rs 3999

The chipset will also be paired with Adreno 308 GPU. The battery of Xiaomi Redmi 5A smartphone is 3000mAh. Only one voucher can be redeemed at a single time on the recharge of 309 or above. Furthermore, t...More..

The Only Supermoon of 2017 Is Happening. Here's When to View It
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

The Only Supermoon of 2017 Is Happening. Here's When to View It

A full moon at perigee will look up to 14 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter than a full moon at apogee. The Moon will lose its brightness and take on an eerie, fainter-than-normal glow from the scant sun...More..

Microsoft Edge now available on Android and iOS
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Microsoft Edge now available on Android and iOS

The app is meant to provide users with a smooth transition from their iPhone or iPad to their Windows 10 PC through its "continuous browsing experience", as per Apple Insider . The Photos companion app will so...More..

Destiny 2 Ghost Replica Wi-Fi Smart Speaker Available Now
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Destiny 2 Ghost Replica Wi-Fi Smart Speaker Available Now

The answer to that question is Amazon's " Alexa for Business " offering, which lets companies buy Alexa devices like the Echo for employees to share at $7 per month per gadget. Clan features for Ghost c...More..

Uber to be sued $2000 per violation after data breach
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Uber to be sued $2000 per violation after data breach

Chicago Corporation Counsel Ed Siskel, who filed the complaint in conjunction with Foxx, said that companies should not be permitted to violate the law by "failing to safeguard personal information and then c...More..

Somnath temple visit: Rahul Gandhi listed as non-Hindu visitor
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Somnath temple visit: Rahul Gandhi listed as non-Hindu visitor

The Patidar community in Morbi region has been pressing the government for reservation in government jobs and colleges for over two years. BJP, led by PM Narendra Modi , is also engaged in a full-fledged cam...More..

Microsoft plans to expand Redmond campus
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Microsoft plans to expand Redmond campus

The extension of Microsoft's Redmond campus is a reflection of the company's recent growth, and it also follows other redevelopment projects at Microsoft's offices in Vancouver BC and London. "There's an opport...More..

MacOS gives users full admin rights without password
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

MacOS gives users full admin rights without password

If you have a root account enabled and a password for it set, the above blank password trick will not work. The bug affects macOS High Sierra 10.13.1 and 10.13.2 Beta. As of now, it's unclear how something ...More..

14 year old Fortnite cheater sued by Epic, defended by his Mother
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

14 year old Fortnite cheater sued by Epic, defended by his Mother

What the company probably didn't know at the time, however, is that one of them is 14 years old, and his mother is now vigorously defending her son. The mother - who appears to be either a lawyer, a friend or...More..

by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Microsoft Office arrives on Chromebooks via Google Play Store

Following suit, Microsoft made a decision to optimize its apps for Chromebooks including the Office suite. If you recall, Google announced a year ago that Android app support would be released for Chrom...More..

FTC evaluating
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

FTC evaluating "serious issues" raised by Uber breach

In July, a user called Rachel Beal tweeted a picture of her account, which showed a £278 bill from Russian transactions which had not been repaid. In a statement, an agency spokesman told Reuters , "We are awa...More..

Italy dream of incredible World Cup lifeline as Peru face the boot
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Italy dream of incredible World Cup lifeline as Peru face the boot

Peruvian congresswoman Paloma Noceda has proposed new legislation which would place Peru's football association under control of the nation's institute of sport. "If this could affect Peru, it will be debated a...More..

YouTube ups crack down efforts on child-exploiting videos
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

YouTube ups crack down efforts on child-exploiting videos

Videos with popular characters "but containing mature themes or adult humor " will be restricted to adults, she said. Many of these videos were surfacing on YouTube Kids, a version of YouTube that bars age-r...More..

Student interns 'worked illegal hours' at iPhone factory
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Student interns 'worked illegal hours' at iPhone factory

Foxconn, the company that manufactures numerous parts for Apple's iPhones, has stopped the illegal overtime that was being worked by young interns at the iPhone X factories in Henan province, China. "The work...More..