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Garmin Speak brings Amazon Alexa to your vehicle

It's small and can be easily mounted in your vehicle for a safe and comfortable hands-free access to Alexa while you drive. The Speak can bring up music from Amazon's services, but in our testing, it wouldn't play songs from Spotify. Still, the two...

First precaution for Wi-Fi breach came from Microsoft

The vulnerabilities are exploited using key reinstallation attacks (KRACKs) that target Wi-Fi clients like laptops, smartphones, and smart home devices - any device that connects to a router using Wi-Fi, really. The only way to safeguard from KRACK i...

Two LeT terrorist including Burhan Wani's aide killed in J&K's Pulwama

Top police officer Muneer Ahmed Khan says Indian troops cordoned off southern Litter village on a tip that militants were hiding in a civilian home. A joint operation of RR, CRPF and SOG of J-K Police was launched. One of the critically injured Gulza...

Microsoft debuts Edge browser on mobile, transforms Arrow Launcher to Microsoft Launcher

This is made possible by Microsoft's " Continue to PC " feature that is included in the Edge web browser. Like you'd expect from a modern web browser, the Edge browser on Android and iOS will sync all the user data across your devices.

Western premiers 'deeply disappointed' in Energy East pipeline's cancellation

The Energy East Pipeline, was planned to go underneath Trout Lake through a natural gas pipeline. It will also notify Quebec that it is withdrawing the Energy East project from the environmental review process. He said that companies like TransCanada...

Andrew House is stepping down as the head of PlayStation

The post reads, "A hardware update to PlayStation VR is being prepared". The updated PlayStation VR , which will carry the model number CUH-ZVR2, will have stereo headphone cables integrated within the headset, with a slimmer and streamlined c...

Super Mario Run 50% Off On Android, Gets Major Content Update

According to Nintendo , Mario was originally punching Yoshi , causing the character's tongue to shoot out in surprise. "The idea behind the design is that when Mario punches Yoshi , Yoshi is so surprised that his tongue shoots out", said Sh...

Mate smartphone from Huawei will be more expensive than iPhone X

The fingerprint scanner of the phone will be in front inserted in the home key. Huawei has been teasing its upcoming Mate 10 flagship Android smartphone for some time now and it appears as though a live photo of the upcoming phone has already lea...

Facebook bans monetization of violence, porn and hate, even as news

Creators and publishers must have an authentic, established presence on Facebook - they are who they represent themselves to be, and have had a profile or Page on Facebook for at least one month. Facebook is clearly looking to get ahead of the b...

How Apple Watch Could Boost AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint

I have a test unit smartwatch I wear to track my runs, but I also wear my phone on a bulky armband because you can't stream music to a watch and you can't stay in contact with the world without your phone. Both watches will be available via select A...

Abraham Fires Blanks, Sanches Struggles As Newcastle Edge Swansea

We had good training week, all our meetings were very good. UNITED claimed back-to-back Premier League victories as Jamaal Lascelles' 76th-minute header secured a 1-0 win at Swansea City . "He did some good things, he did some things that we...

Destiny 2: Is the Crucible Not Working?

Last week, the first live action trailer for Destiny 2 came out and I didn't hate it, which surprised me because nearly all live action trailers for videogames are god very bad. Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg revealed that Destiny 2's story an...

Korea, US, Japan Vow Strongest Pressure Against N. Korea

Putin, speaking in China on Tuesday, had condemned the nuclear test as provocative, but said that Russian Federation views sanctions on North Korea as "useless and ineffective". Trump has offered "conceptual approval" on the purchase of billions of d...

Google ARCore Brings AR to Existing, Future Android Phones

ARCore launches on two popular devices, the Google Pixel and the Galaxy S8 , and it doesn't require any special hardware to run. The announcement comes almost three months after Apple announced its own augmented reality development platform...

Microsoft's Cortana, Amazon's Alexa prepare to talk to each other

Amazon is now the leader in the space, with Echo devices representing 70% of sales for smart speakers , according to the New York Times . With Cortana being able to talk to Alexa you can now use your Windows 10 devices to get Alexa to ...

The Original Xbox One has Officially Been Discontinued

MicrosoftA promotional photo of the Xbox One X . "The speed at which we sold through our initial pre-order supply surpassed expectations, and what we experienced with pre-orders for the original Xbox One console". But if you really want one, you...

Walmart, Google tie up for voice-controlled shopping

Even though many retailers, such as Target, Costco and Whole Foods, have already worked with Google to sell their products, Walmart will be the first one to offer such capability. It recently tied up with Uber to offer online grocery delivery...

Samsung Finally Joins the Dual Camera Bandwagon With the Galaxy Note 8

Samsung has finally launched their gen-next smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 . The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will come in Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Orchid Grey, Deep Sea Blue colors . Samsung's Galaxy Note8 , unveiled Wednesday, has got...

Android O launch to coincide with total solar eclipse in the US

Users can long tap on a text inside the address and the OS will automatically select the complete address. Android Oreo puts automatic limits on what apps can do while running in the background, such as implicit broadcasts, background services and ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 might be Available to buy from 15th Sept

Samsung has begun letting out the much-anticipated Bixby Voice to the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus smartphones outside the USA and South Korea since Friday. The Galaxy Note 8 is expected to come in numerous colors, and rumors indicate Samsun...

Apple Investing $1 Billion in Original Movie & TV Content

The company has already dabbled in original programming with Carpool Karaoke , though it will need something with larger appeal and better ratings if it hopes to compete for viewers' limited television time. Apple is preparing a US$1bn programming ...

Man admits buying rifle likely used to kill officer

Michael, 37, had been on the force less than a year and was the first police officer killed in the line of duty in Clinton, a town of about 9,000 people about 75 miles (120 kilometers) southeast of Kansas City. As the officers were getting ready to l...

IPhone 8 Launch Delayed? Report Says It'll Be November

Another Twitter user, Rutherling, posted a video - retweeted by Troughton Smith - in which he shows a virtual mockup of the iPhone 8 version of iOS 11. Gone are the antenna lines, as the iPhone 8 will be the first iPhone since the iPhone 4s t...

HTC announces Vive Standalone VR headset for Chinese market

Without the requirement for an external PC or smartphone to operate, the Vive Standalone will utilize advanced features of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 mobile VR platform created to support built-in VR functionality and allow developers to more ...

Google Releases Final Android O Developer Preview

If you're running the latest developer preview, head to About phone and check it out for yourself! At this time, however, the search giant has only publicly committed to launching Android O by the end of the summer (the last official day of summer ...

Watch the geeky first trailer for Steven Spielberg's 'Ready Player One'

The silver lining is that the screenplay for " Ready Player One " was written by Cline himself, who has stated he was largely influenced by "The Last Starfighter" and "WarGames". "I grew up watching this man's movies and studying them", said Cline. ...

Andromeda Now Offers a Free Trial

Blues is reporting that over on the Mass Effect website , there's a free trial offering 10 free hours of play. It wasn't a complete disaster however. It's available through Origin on PC right now. It might come out as a disappointment for the ...

Person servers coming to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds in monthly update

Of course, BattleGrounds is not a first person game, it is a third person game- that said, its FOV is narrower than most third person titles, which leads to it having the same kind of effect on players that first person games can often have.

Cruz Faces Questions From Constituents at Town Hall

The Congressional Budget Score is expected to score an amendment by Mr. Cruz that would let insurers offer plans that do not comply with Obamacare's coverage regulations so long as they offer at least one plan that does. Frustrations are mounting w...

LaVar Ball On Lonzo's Losing Lakers Debut: 'His Worst Game Ever'

That's what I like about it". The Lakers lost, 96-93, in overtime to the Los Angeles Clippers Summer League roster, but in front of a almost sold-out crowd at Thomas & Mack Center, Ball flashed both promising signs of his point guard potentia...

Amazon adds Prime Now deals to Prime Day mix

The golden ticket is, of course, a $99 Amazon Prime account . Earn a $10 credit when you stream a Prime video for the first time on your television. Through this weekend, Amazon is running a few promotions that you can snag right now. To sweeten...

Motorola to launch Moto M special edition handset for Asian markets

Everyone else will be able to purchase the US unlocked Moto E4 from various retailers beginning on June 30 for $129. Firstly, Moto E4 owners will be among the almost 10 percent of smartphone users with Android 7.1.1 Nougat . The phone runs...

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests government contractor accused of leaking secret information to press

The N.S.A. report, which is dated May 5, 2017, says it was Russian military intelligence (the Russian General Staff Main Intelligence Directorate, or G.R.U.) that phished American voting software companies, beginning in late August. Putin himself h...

IL lawmakers pushing income tax hike legislation

The plan also includes a tax credit for businesses with 50 employees or fewer. House members are working to draft their own version of a budget and revenue package, though it's unclear what that would contain. Governor Rauner is keen to bring in ...

OnePlus To Copy Apple iPhone 7; May Ditch Headphone Jack

In a recent tweet , the company seems to be teasing possible color options for the phone. We've got a couple of rumors on the OnePlus 5 to feed on for some time, but the YouTube video (see below) does a good job in summing up the device based on...

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Microsoft's Cortana, Amazon's Alexa prepare to talk to each other

Amazon is now the leader in the space, with Echo devices representing 70% of sales for smart speakers , according to the New York Times . With Cortana being able to talk ...

The Original Xbox One has Officially Been Discontinued

MicrosoftA promotional photo of the Xbox One X . "The speed at which we sold through our initial pre-order supply surpassed expectations, and what we experienced with pre-orders...

Samsung Finally Joins the Dual Camera Bandwagon With the Galaxy Note 8

Samsung has finally launched their gen-next smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 . The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will come in Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Orchid Grey, Deep Sea...

Walmart, Google tie up for voice-controlled shopping

Even though many retailers, such as Target, Costco and Whole Foods, have already worked with Google to sell their products, Walmart will be the first one to offer such capa...

Android O launch to coincide with total solar eclipse in the US

Users can long tap on a text inside the address and the OS will automatically select the complete address. Android Oreo puts automatic limits on what apps can do while running in...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 might be Available to buy from 15th Sept

Samsung has begun letting out the much-anticipated Bixby Voice to the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus smartphones outside the USA and South Korea since Friday. The Galaxy Not...

Apple Investing $1 Billion in Original Movie & TV Content

The company has already dabbled in original programming with Carpool Karaoke , though it will need something with larger appeal and better ratings if it hopes to compete for viewe...

Man admits buying rifle likely used to kill officer

Michael, 37, had been on the force less than a year and was the first police officer killed in the line of duty in Clinton, a town of about 9,000 people about 75 miles (120 kilomet...

IPhone 8 Launch Delayed? Report Says It'll Be November

Another Twitter user, Rutherling, posted a video - retweeted by Troughton Smith - in which he shows a virtual mockup of the iPhone 8 version of iOS 11. Gone are the antenna l...

HTC announces Vive Standalone VR headset for Chinese market

Without the requirement for an external PC or smartphone to operate, the Vive Standalone will utilize advanced features of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 mobile VR platform crea...

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Google Releases Final Android O Developer Preview

If you're running the latest developer preview, head to About phone and check it out for yourself! At this time, however, the search giant has only publicly committed to launchin...

Watch the geeky first trailer for Steven Spielberg's 'Ready Player One'

Watch the geeky first trailer for Steven Spielberg's 'Ready Player One'

The silver lining is that the screenplay for " Ready Player One " was written by Cline himself, who has stated he was largely influenced by "The Last Starfighter" and "WarGames". "...

Andromeda Now Offers a Free Trial

Andromeda Now Offers a Free Trial

Blues is reporting that over on the Mass Effect website , there's a free trial offering 10 free hours of play. It wasn't a complete disaster however. It's available through Ori...

Person servers coming to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds in monthly update

Person servers coming to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds in monthly update

Of course, BattleGrounds is not a first person game, it is a third person game- that said, its FOV is narrower than most third person titles, which leads to it having the sam...

Cruz Faces Questions From Constituents at Town Hall

Cruz Faces Questions From Constituents at Town Hall

The Congressional Budget Score is expected to score an amendment by Mr. Cruz that would let insurers offer plans that do not comply with Obamacare's coverage regulations so long ...