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Feb 01 2018

Apple's iPhone X innovation risks pay off with higher customer satisfaction

In a letter to customers posted Thursday, Apple apologized for poor communication about the slowdown and denied it was an attempt to force upgrades . In effect, turning ...

Jan 31 2018

Google Acquires HTC's Mobile Talent for $1.1 Billion

The transaction was first agreed in September but has now formally closed. Now in a blog post by Google's SVP of Hardware Rick Osterloh, he has confirmed that the deal ...

Jan 31 2018

Accused 'serial stowaway' arrested again at Chicago's O'Hare

Marilyn Hartman, of Grayslake, Ill., was spotted near the Signature Private Plane section of the airport around 1:30 a.m. Sunday, The Chicago Tribune reported . It was t...

Jan 31 2018

'Super Blue Blood Moon' will soon cross the night sky

The farther west you live, the more of the eclipse you'll see. On a related note it is also the second total lunar eclipse in the month of January 2018, and accor...

Jan 30 2018

Don't miss lunar eclipse, supermoon and blue moon on Wednesday

This marks the second full moon of the month of January, also called a " blue moon ". The confluence of these events have led NASA and media outlets to bill the ...

Jan 30 2018

SpaceX Confirms Date for First Falcon Heavy Launch

ET on February 6, though it could be as late as 4:30 p.m. The company says the Falcon Heavy has more lift capacity than any US launch since the last Saturn V in the 1970s...

Jan 29 2018

UAE- Once in a blue moon is here! It's a celestial treat

On this date, the satellite will have reached a full stage, so it will be the second full moon in January. It will be visible before sunrise on 31 January from western No...

Jan 28 2018

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy to launch Musk's Tesla into space on Feb

The megarocket's launch will represent another major first for Musk and his company's pursuit of re-usability. As with all SES missions with SpaceX since SES-10 in ...

Jan 27 2018

Intel Warns Against Their Own Latest Security Patch for Spectre and Meltdown

There is a small performance hit for Intel's CPUs when you have the current software patch installed (though for Haswell and Broadwell platforms it seems Intel is reco...

Jan 27 2018

New Fossil in Israel suggests early migration out of Africa

Until discoveries in the past decade countered that story, scientists thought that a small group left Africa some 60,000 years ago and that signs of earlier travels, incl...

Jan 25 2018

You can now share Snapchat Stories with anyone

To do this, users should open the app and press and hold the Story's icon in the Discover portion of the app. With the new feature, users should be able to send some ...

Jan 25 2018

Hugh Masekela, South African jazz legend, dies at age 78

He is considered the "father of South African jazz". With the Sharpeville massacre in mind and with jazz being seen as an expression of resistance, performances and b...

Jan 25 2018

Microsoft is expanding its Xbox Game Pass subscription service

With 40 per cent more power than other consoles, " Xbox One X " is where console gamers can play the best versions of games. Whether Xbox One exclusives will be perma...

Jan 25 2018

Range Rover SV Coupe confirmed

Speaking about the new SUV coupe John Edwards, Land Rover Special Operations Managing Director, said that in launching the new Range Rover SV Coupé, the British mar...

Jan 24 2018

Reliance Jio Republic Day offer vs Airtel's new data plans

Besides, Jio has also added an entry-level plan for Rs 98 that's offering 2GB of data with a validity of 28 days. The most basic plan now starts at a price of Rs. Compe...

Jan 24 2018

GIF Stickers Just Arrived on Instagram Stories, and They're Absolutely Glorious

Swipe right from your feed or tap the icon on the top left to open the camera. "Today we're bringing the expressive language of GIFs to Instagram Stories ", said an I...

Jan 24 2018

Microsoft to bring new Xbox games to Game Pass on release day

In addition to adding select new releases, a 6-month Xbox Game Pass card will also be available starting on March 20th at select retailers. One big question remaining...

Jan 24 2018

Integral Memory intros the 512GB microSDXC V10 UHS-I U1 card

Integrals promise that the storage card will be available in United Kingdom market starting from February 2018. Consumers continue to favor using microSD cards over clo...

Jan 24 2018

Here's Why You Should Never, Ever Bite a Smartphone Battery

It is believed that the man chose to bite on the battery in an attempt to test its authenticity or durability, possibly following the same logic as people testing if an i...