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Android Oreo rolling out to the LG V30…in Korea

The Oreo update is likely to make the mid-range smartphone an even more attractive buy for users in the market. According to Android Police , the Oreo update has a build number of OPW27.1 and provides Android security patches and few other upg...

Civilization VI Fair Price for its Launch in Apple World

Civilization VI offers new ways to engage with your world: "cities now physically expand across the map, active research in technology and culture unlocks new potential, and competing leaders will pursue their own agendas based on their historical t...

San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee oversaw explosive growth

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee with Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White and then-Police Chief Greg Suhr in 2013. "His life and leadership were rooted in a powerful sense of human decency that inspired me. A statement from his office noted that "it is with pro...

Trump to send astronauts back to moon

Trump's announcement essentially revives goals that former President George W. Bush announced in 2004. But he set no deadlines for the missions. The policy halts NASA's current work to send astronauts to an asteroid . During the program's span, th...

Google Starts Blocking YouTube on Fire TV, Echo Show

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 increasingly overlap. The search giant added that ...

Qualcomm and Microsoft bring on Always Connected PCs with ASUS NovaGo

The San Diego chipmaker announced a two-in-one PC form factor powered by the Snapdragon 835 that has some big name hardware partners like Asus and HP behind it. This first wave of Windows 10 ARM laptops are powered by the Snapdragon 835 process...

YouTube Go launching in South Africa

WhatsApp's new updates have again proven beneficial with the messenger previously launching live location updates that let users track others in real-time along with an update that let users delete sent messages . It lacks the feature where a use...

33 pc reduction? Your dog is protecting you from this disease

They focused on 3.4 million people who had no history of cardiovascular disease in 2001, and followed their health records-as well as whether they registered as a dog owner-for about 12 years. "Other explanations include an increased well-being a...

'John Wick' Creator is Developing a 'Hitman' Series

How an emotionless, nearly personality-free, hitman , who stars in very slow-paced stealth adventures, became one of the most frequently filmed video game characters we don't know. Hitman is a long-running video game franchise. They've already co...

Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $103-billion takeover bid

Despite that, it seems that Broadcom's offer wasn't enough for Qualcomm's board of directors. " It is the Board's unanimous belief that Broadcom's proposal significantly undervalues Qualcomm relative to the Company's leadership position in mobile t...

Sheep can recognize people's faces from photographs

Neurobiology professor and study lead Jenny Morton says , "Sheep are long-lived and have brains that are similar in size and complexity to those of some monkeys". "My 2001 paper looked very carefully at this with a wider range of stimuli, more sheep...

The Apple vs Qualcomm legal war just took a dramatic new twist

Apple says Qualcomm is unfairly charging too much and leveraging its strong market position in chips illegally. iOS is completely tailored to run flawlessly with the hardware inside of each iPhone and iPad. Qualcomm is now the largest manufacturer ...

The life and times of Microsoft's Kinect

When Microsoft began preparing for the launch of the Xbox One , the Kinect was first planned to be a required part of the console. Despite being integral to the Xbox One experience initially, the Kinect has suffered quite the dramatic fall f...

Orionid meteor shower: How Canadians can view the celestial show this weekend

Stargazers are in for a treat this weekend as the Orionid Meteor Shower reaches its peak this weekend. The Orionid meteor shower occurs each year as the earth moves through debris left behind by Halley's Comet, the source of the Orionid meteor...

Surface Book 2 Is More Powerful Than MacBook Pro

The refresh should also be significantly more powerful than its predecessors , with available 8th-generation quad-core processors that Microsoft claims make the Surface Book 2 twice as fast as the MacBook Pro . In terms of connectivity, the new...

Mass Firings, Model 3 Reservation Sales Weigh On Tesla Inc Stock

If a Tesla driver's insurance goes up, "there is a simple solution", Musk said. The company delivered 220 Model 3 sedans and produced 260 during the third quarter. That production surrounds the Model 3, the company's first mass-market vehicle, for wh...

Super NES Classic Edition has already been cracked

The Japanese video game company filed a trademark in its home country on September 15, which included an image of the original 1989 Game Boy. Some of the trademarks could be to protect the "Nintendo Classic Mini Game Boy" brand or they could simply b...

Google Home Mini: Speaker, digital assistant worth $49

The Home Max is the exact opposite of the Google Home Mini - a larger variant of the regular Google Home which focuses on loud music. Well, aside from it being smaller and cheaper, this mini version scraps the high-quality speakers of its bigge...

Nintendo SNES Classic just launched, and it's already selling out

Nintendo ( OTCPK:NTDOY , OTCPK:NTDOF ) SNES Classic Edition consoles sold out online and in many stores on its first day on shelves. Get one while you can. Gamestop - Gamestop was also only doing walk-ins for the SNES Classic at open , howeve...

U.S. state election systems targeted by Russian hackers

According to the commission's statement , Homeland Security did not notify DET officials that Russian hackers had targeted Wisconsin's elections systems, but did provide "critical information" used to protect "all of Wisconsin's systems".

Gmail now converts addresses, numbers, emails to clickable links

In a small victory for users, Google has announced that Gmail has received a new update that will eliminate that cutting and pasting, helping to streamline your workflow. Specifically, it will suffice now to click on a phone number to initiate a ...

Rights group sceptical over Myanmar leader's speech on Rohingya

So far Suu Kyi has resisted but reports in Myanmar have said there is fresh pressure on President U Htin Kyaw to convene a meeting of the 11-member National Defence and Security Council (NSDC). All the while, the Rohingya crisis damages her credibi...

Google Tez launched: Download the Tez App for Android and iOS

The tech giant has launched a new mobile money app called Tez in India - a country with a smartphone user base of over 300 million , which has been named the world's fastest growing smartphone market . Moreover, it supports over 50 UPI enabled ...

Yu Yureka 2 price, specifications, features, comparison

Keeping everything running is a large 3,930 mAh battery which should offer good battery life, and when you do need to charge the phone, you will be able to do so quickly with the device supporting Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. For selfies, it comes with...

NASA Explores Potential Saturn Missions to Succeed Cassini

It unveiled moonlets embedded in the rings. This means that, although the spacecraft will begin to tumble and go out of communication at 6:31 a.m. EDT (3:31 a.m. A full-scale engineering model of Cassini , on loan from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory ...

Apple Watch series 3 launching in India on September 29

This will be a big plus for those of us who want to make calls and receive texts or emails when they're away from their iPhone, with users even being able to use things like Apple maps straight from the watch with Global Positioning System function...

Xiaomi Launched Mi NoteBook Pro In China

This notebook is Xiaomi's answer to the Apple MacBook Pro 2017. It has 16GB RAM on-board with 1TB of SSD Storage. Specifications of this new Mi Notebook Pro laptops are pretty impressive. Other than the screen, the hardware inside the Mi Not...

Facebook: Likely Russia-based Operation Bought Ads During 2016 US Election

The majority of the ads did not reference the US presidential election , voting or a specific candidate. Facebook said Wednesday that phony accounts that appear to have originated in Russian Federation bought $100,000 worth of advertisements dur...

IFA 2017: Huawei reveals low-power Kirin 970 mobile AI chipset

Huawei says that as numerous existing systems rely on artificial intelligence based in the cloud - so not housed on a smartphone itself - small pieces of time can be lost as data is sent up to the cloud, processed and then sent back down again.

ISS crew touches down, woman astronaut sets record

First stop Saturday night is Kazakhstan as usual for a Russian Soyuz capsule touchdown, then a brief detour to Germany before heading home to storm-crippled Houston. After landing back on Earth in Kazakhstan (where it will be Sunday), Whitson and Fis...

Apple's possible launch date for the iPhone 8

There is no telling as to how the iPhone 8 will combat Samsung's newest release but months and months of leaks and rumors already has the hype peaking at a boiling point. The WSJ cites anonymous sources close to Apple who've been "briefed on ...

French leader to press labor rules in central Europe tour

The French leader is set to raise concerns over so-called "posted workers" " those who are temporarily posted overseas by companies in their home countries " as he makes his first visit to the region. Afterwards Macron, who has only been in office a...

Verizon's new unlimited plans come with a few unpleasant surprises

The basic "gounlimited" plan limits video streaming to a resolution of 480p, while the more expensive "beyondunlimited" plan includes 720p streaming. Both accounts will slow down video if there's network congestion. Itching for 4K video streams...

Done With Your Eclipse Glasses? Donate Them to Kids In South America

Now that the solar eclipse is over and we're all forced back inside to earn a living, what are we supposed to do with those goofy glasses we spent too much money on at the last minute? That means, if you're careful, they can be good to go by the ...

Kenya's Opposition Leader Decides to Take Election Dispute to Supreme Court

Meanwhile, the Kenya Human Rights Commission , or KHRC, says it is being targeted for closure by the state regulator, the NGO Coordination Board. However, according to a revered Kenyan advocate Ahmednasir Abdullahi alias Grand Mulla, NASA's wi...

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Parker Solar Probe launched on sun-study mission

Among the puzzlers: Why is the corona hundreds of times hotter than the surface of the sun and why is the sun's atmosphere continually expanding and accelerating, as Parker accur...

Hurricane John weakens a little off Mexican coast

While John is expected to pass west of Baja , an increase in storm size or an eastward jog in the track could bring tropical storm conditions to the region. Swells generated by ...

SpaceX booster flies again with Indonesia satellite

Interested in SpaceX? Add SpaceX as an interest to stay up to date on the latest SpaceX news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Merah Putih, formerly called Telkom-4, replaces...

Dead fish, red tide, plague Florida tourists, beaches

The latest red tide report from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission shows high concentrations in samples collected from Sarasota County southward, meeting the th...

NASA to announce which astronauts will fly on first commercial spaceships

By handing off crew and cargo runs to the space station - which will keep orbiting until at least 2024 - NASA has set its sight on the moon and Mars, developing the Orion capsule...

SpaceX Will Fly Astronauts Before Boeing

Indian-origin United States astronaut Sunita Williams is among the nine astronauts named by Nasa on Friday for its first human spaceflight programme since the retirement of t...

AccuWeather Alert: Heavy rain on the way for Wednesday

Coverage-wise, the next 24 hours will be similar to the last 24 hours, with hit and miss showers and storms scattered about Pennsylvania and New Jersey, although with a focus on Pe...

'Blood moon' to appear for 21st century's longest lunar eclipse on Friday

The eclipse will occur for one hour and 43 minutes in the early hours of Saturday, meaning you have plenty of time to see it! Global News will be live-streaming the eclipse f...

Trump to Great Lakes: Get to Work

In it, Trump cited the need to boost domestic energy production, the jobs that could produce and the financial rewards. "... It addresses the previous Administration's National O...

Organic matter found on Mars in 'significant breakthrough'

Dr Webster is also awaiting results from the current ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) mission , which is orbiting the Red Planet, sniffing methane. In another paper published sim...

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A wet Memorial Day weekend continues as Alberto treks north

A wet Memorial Day weekend continues as Alberto treks north

Alberto was moving northward at about 13 miles per hour , still with maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour . Local emergency officials continue to monitor flood-prone a...

YouTube Premium Replacing Red; New YouTube Music Service To Launch Next Week

YouTube Premium Replacing Red; New YouTube Music Service To Launch Next Week

The second tier of the music service costs $9.99. The company has now officially announced its plans with the actual start of YouTube Music scheduled for next week. The service...

Battlefield V to be revealed next week

Battlefield V to be revealed next week

Ever since fans finally opened up the "zombie door" in Battlefield 1 and solved the puzzles waiting within, they've been looking to EA for more information on what's coming aroun...

Vijay Mallya can be considered 'fugitive from justice': UK High Court

Vijay Mallya can be considered 'fugitive from justice': UK High Court

Fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya last night lost a lawsuit filed by Indian banks in the UK High Court seeking to collect from him over 1 (point) 55 billion USA dollars. Here, ...

This is how to make Alexa your default Android voice assistant

This is how to make Alexa your default Android voice assistant

Saunders, from her "home" on the stage, opened up Alexa on her Amazon Echo smart speaker and added to her grocery list. The first at-home demo of Cortana / Alexa integrat...