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Google rolls out Play Protect to save you from malicious apps Google rolls out Play Protect to save you from malicious apps
- July 20, 2017

As for the more consumer-facing aspect of Play Protect, namely the Play Store card that tells everyone that their devices are all fine and protected, well it doesn't appear to be live for me yet, so it might be on a slower or delayed rollout. (more...)
Atari Introduces the Speakerhat Atari Introduces the Speakerhat
- July 20, 2017

It's for the casual hat-wearer who wants to bathe their face in music, but also doesn't care if they're annoying the shit out of everyone in their general vicinity. The hidden speakers seem fairly large which indicates that the hats will most likely be capable of producing some decent sound. You can enter for a chance to win one of ten beta tester packs here, including the Speakerhat itself, along with an Atari t-shirt, "Atari Flashback" game collection for PS4 or Xbox One, and the ... (more...)
Intel Corporation (INTC) Exits Fitness Trackers, Health Wearables Intel Corporation (INTC) Exits Fitness Trackers, Health Wearables
- July 20, 2017

However according to a report from CNBC (via AppleInsider ), the publication cited sources who claims that Intel has apparently disbanded its wearable division where the company will now apparently focus on augmented reality. About two weeks ago, Intel completely eliminated the group, this person said. Intel has yet to comment on CNBC's report or issue an official statement, so for now we guess you should probably take it with a grain of salt. (more...)
Iconic Atari releasing new console Iconic Atari releasing new console
- July 20, 2017

A visual design prototype for the Ataribox has been unveiled as video gaming icon Atari takes steps towards re-entering the hardware market. The company also sent out a newsletter addressed to fans who signed up for more information. Attendees at this year's Electronics Entertainment Expo (E3) might recall that Atari hinted that they are planning to build a new console dubbed the Ataribox , though it was not disclosed as to what are the specs under its hood including its appearance. (more...)
Teens bullied the most on Instagram and Facebook Teens bullied the most on Instagram and Facebook
- July 20, 2017

The remained 31 percent experienced bullying through Snapchat . Instagram has overtaken Facebook as the website perceived to be the worst for cyber bullying . The same study also found Instagram could have a positive effect on self-expression and self-identity - although noted social media was arguably as addictive as cigarettes and alcohol (if not more so), and now so entrenched in the lives of young people it was no longer possible to ignore it when talking about young people's ... (more...)
Boy Literally Stumbles Upon Rare Fossil of Prehistoric Animal Boy Literally Stumbles Upon Rare Fossil of Prehistoric Animal
- July 20, 2017

The creature it belonged to lived at least 1.2 million years ago, Dr. Houde estimated. Prehistoric fossils usually break down after being exposed to the elements, but the Sparks were lucky to have found the skull just after strong rains made it visible to the naked eye. (more...)
New Trailer For Blade Runner 2049 New Trailer For Blade Runner 2049
- July 20, 2017

It not only laid the groundwork for a plethora of classic sci-fi films in the '80s, but it inspired a generation of film makers to pick up cameras and get to shooting. Along the way, users will be given a sneak peek of the nighttime skyline of the Blade Runner world. That looks set to change this Friday, July 21, when Alcon Interactive Group will be unleashing Blade Runner 2049: Replicant Pursuit for the Samsung Gear VR. (more...)
Scary bug gives hackers complete control over your iPhone Scary bug gives hackers complete control over your iPhone
- July 20, 2017

As beta versions, keep in mind that they are not final and you are probably going to find some bugs. Apple released a slew of software updates today for almost all of its systems; you can now download macOS Sierra 10.12.6, iOS 10.3.3, watchOS 3.2.3, and tvOS 10.2.2 to any of your compatible devices. (more...)
Here is where to see the solar eclipse Here is where to see the solar eclipse
- July 20, 2017

Gutsch, a retired distinguished professor of the College of the Arts and Sciences at Saint Peter's University in Jersey City and former chairman of the American Museum of Natural History's Hayden Planetarium in New York City, cautions that viewing and photographing the eclipse needs to be done safely . (more...)
Elon Musk Says He Has Government Approval for NYC-DC Hyperloop Elon Musk Says He Has Government Approval for NYC-DC Hyperloop
- July 20, 2017

He added , "NY-DC in 29 mins". He said his hyperloop would have city center to city center service, with perhaps a dozen or more entry and exit elevators in each city. and Westwood will take just five minutes. So, for the a year ago, Musk has been exploring the possibility of digging tunnels. He's been experimenting with tunnel digging in California, and founded the dad-joke-worthy " Boring Company ", which was supposed to be solving LA's traffic problems by putting highways underground. (more...)
WhatsApp Video Could Soon Get Picture-In-Picture Support WhatsApp Video Could Soon Get Picture-In-Picture Support
- July 20, 2017

The information regarding the roll out of the PiP video calls feature for Android users was revealed by the Twitter handle @WABetaInfo . Following the ability to share any type of files , bundling photos into albums , etc., it looks like the Android version of WhatsApp will soon receive yet another interesting feature. (more...)
Saif Ali Khan speaks up on Taimur's popularity! Saif Ali Khan speaks up on Taimur's popularity!
- July 20, 2017

Karan hopes to finally put an end to the nepotism debate: "I want to once and for all say and close this chapter after this and subsequently I will not speak about nepotism nor Kangana because it would be distrustful for her and it would be ungraceful at my end, which I've already been". (more...)
Pokemon Go Fest is coming this weekend Pokemon Go Fest is coming this weekend
- July 20, 2017

They will come in the form of Raid Battles, with legendary Pokemon being classified as the fifth tier of Raid Bosses . Whatever the case may be regarding the logistics of the Pokemon GO Fest live stream, it's worth noting that the event could get washed out, as the risk of inclement weather threatens to soak attendees with potential showers and thunderstorms. (more...)
Google introduces a new Facebook-like feed experience Google introduces a new Facebook-like feed experience
- July 20, 2017

Here are the salient features and highlights of the Google Feed soon to be introduced in the Google App. The extraordinary popularity of mobile devices among Google's services prompted the company to launch its Pixel phone previous year. So if you've been searching about smartphones or cricket or Wimbledon over the past couple of days, news around that topic can be added to your feed. (more...)
LinkedIn brings in LinkedIn Lite, a faster mobile app LinkedIn brings in LinkedIn Lite, a faster mobile app
- July 20, 2017

LinkedIn Lite , which is a pared-down mobile site created to work on lower-end handsets and poor Internet connections, has been one of the company's major growth driver in tier 2 and tier 3 towns that had a lot of pent up demand but was facing weak accessibility, Kothari said. (more...)
New Nissan LEAF comes with e-Pedal for one foot driving New Nissan LEAF comes with e-Pedal for one foot driving
- July 20, 2017

Nissan announced today that the widely anticipated new Nissan LEAF will come with e-Pedal, a revolutionary technology that transforms the way we drive. The idea behind the e-Pedal is so drivers won't need to shift from one pedal to the other in 90 percent of their driving needs, Nissan said. The new Nissan LEAF is stacking up to be a bit of a tour de force from Nissan as they build on the LEAF's success as the most successful electric auto to date with the new LEAF, due to debut on 6 ... (more...)
Apple Releases iOS 10.3.3 Apple Releases iOS 10.3.3
- July 20, 2017

Alternatively, you can instead download a 1.98 GB combo updater to update from any version of 10.12. Android devices were also affected by the problem, called the Broadpwn exploit, and Google issued an update at the beginning of the month. (more...)
Microsoft enters the smart home market with a slick Cortana-based thermostat Microsoft enters the smart home market with a slick Cortana-based thermostat
- July 20, 2017

The device includes a translucent touchscreen display that would allow owners to alter room temperatures, check energy usage and air quality and see calendar information. A smart speaker in conjunction with Kardon is also reportedly in the pipeline as Microsoft looks to step up its IoT presence. Microsoft notes that GLAS has sensors that detect when you're in the room or not and the thermostat will constantly monitor indoor and outdoor air quality. (more...)
Air India rubbishes reports of offering VRS to employees ahead of disinvestment Air India rubbishes reports of offering VRS to employees ahead of disinvestment
- July 20, 2017

A senior government official said that a 100 per cent stake sale of the airline would be hard, considering it would make all the files of Air India private property of its new owner, and the ongoing case by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the purchase of 111 aircraft might face hurdles because of it. (more...)
Amazon brings in a new social media platform Spark Amazon brings in a new social media platform Spark
- July 20, 2017

The retailer has been quietly testing Amazon Spark in beta for a few months before today's launch to consumers in the U.S. The goal with the new program is to shift some of the social activity around products taking place off-site back to Amazon , where product inspiration can translate directly into purchases with a click of a button. (more...)

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