Is the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 making a comeback?

Samsung announced Monday it would sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 smartphones after the device was recalled because it was deemed a fire hazard by government agencies. This news comes as Samsung announces initiatives they'll be taking to ensure tha... More..

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Samsung announces new assistant named Bixby

The company announced that some applications will be Bixby-enabled in the new Galaxy S8 . Samsung has put a lot of work into natural language controls for Bixby, so it will rely less on specific commands...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

United Kingdom negotiator denies govt is blackmailing European Union on security

The starting point for trade deal with Canada was no agreement while "the status quo in Brexit is actually an agreement", he said, speaking at a conference in Brussels on the consequences of Brexit. Elsewhere, ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump sweeps away Obama climate change plan

Trump's executive order also undoes rules to curb carbon-dioxide and methane - the two gases that scientists have blamed for extreme heating of the earth. Fortunately we have some real leaders in our states t...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

China's Xi to meet Trump in Florida on April 6-7

Now, as Trump woos Xi, a clearer American stance against China's territorial revisionism in Asia has become doubtful. On February 18th, in what was widely interpreted as a gesture to the US, Chinese authoriti...More..

Dark Souls Series Is Done, According to From Software President Miyazaki
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Dark Souls Series Is Done, According to From Software President Miyazaki

When Miyazaki was asked about the future of the Dark Souls series following the release of the Ringed City DLC for Dark Souls 3, the From Software president intimated that fans shouldn't expect another entry ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Product Red iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus Special Edition Smartphones Launched

Apple is widely expected to unveil an update to its flagship iPhone this fall that might have new features such as wireless charging, 3-D facial recognition and a curved display. Why a (RED) iPhone 7 and iP...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Officially Launched with the much awaited "Bixby"

From the site Tech Radar , the confirmed release date will be on April 21 , 2017 in the USA and April 28 for the rest including the United Kingdom. Samsung Galaxy S8 has a 12MP camera on the back with OIS...More..

Samsung Electronics Completes Acquisition of HARMAN
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung Electronics Completes Acquisition of HARMAN

Samsung's Sohn said that the company sees "transformative opportunities" in automotive, mobile and home industries. " Samsung is retaining Harman's work force, headquarters and facilities, as well as all of i...More..

Voice technology education at Johns Hopkins gets a boost from Amazon
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Voice technology education at Johns Hopkins gets a boost from Amazon

The news comes from recently surfaced sources who claim Amazon will be releasing one or more of these types of devices some time this year, and that such hardware has already undergone beta testing within...More..

Facebook will now let users host fundraisers for emergencies or medical issues
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Facebook will now let users host fundraisers for emergencies or medical issues

To start with, personal fundraisers are only available to people aged over 18 living in the U.S., but this will spread in due course. The new tool, Personal Fundraiser, allows users 18 or older to "raise mone...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung plans to refurbish some recalled Galaxy Note 7 phones

Samsung is bringing Galaxy Note 7 smartphones back. The South Korean giant Samsung , the world's largest smartphone maker, said that it would be sell Note 7s as "refurbished phones or rental phones," ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung to sell refurbished Note7s in some markets

A Samsung spokesperson told BuzzFeed News that it will not sell or rent refurbished Note7 phones in the US. In an update sent out today, Samsung said that is has "established three principles to ens...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung unveils Galaxy S8 smartphone

That probably won't be discernible to most users during everyday use but it shows that Samsung continues to push its display technology in a positive direction. Our early impressions of the Galaxy S8: sleek...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Self-driving vehicle crash comes amid debate about regulations

According to Police from Tempe, where the accident occurred, the company's auto was not at fault; the second vehicle failed to yield for the Uber and caused it to flip over. The vehicles use a combination o...More..

Toyota builds real-life Tonka Hilux truck
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Toyota builds real-life Tonka Hilux truck

So in a way, it's nearly surprising it's taken Toyota this long to sort a tie-up between its spectacularly hardy Hilux and the Hasbro-owned brand. 'Remember how it felt to be king of the sandpit?' asks Toyota...More..

Google's fight with Uber over self-driving cars is heating up
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Google's fight with Uber over self-driving cars is heating up

Waymo sued Uber and its autonomous trucking unit, Otto , last month, alleging trade secrets theft. Waymo , the new name of Google's self-driving vehicle project, did not respond to a request for comment. ...More..

Gulf airlines Etihad, Qatar work around US cabin laptops ban
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Gulf airlines Etihad, Qatar work around US cabin laptops ban

One Middle Eastern airline targeted by new US rules banning computers on certain flights has responded by offering first and business class passengers complimentary use of a tablet computer with internet access...More..

How to back up your iPhone before installing iOS 10.3
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

How to back up your iPhone before installing iOS 10.3

If you do not backup , you are risking losing everything, and that is definitely not fun. If not, just click " Backup Now". The current iOS version is 10.2.1. Nevertheless, it is important to mention that d...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

North Carolina lawmakers announce deal to end HB2 standoff

In Texas, for example, SB 6 and HB 1362 prevent local jurisdictions from passing ordinances related to restroom use just like HB 2, and then some. Those classifications don't explicitly include sexual orientati...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

'Beauty and the Beast' no beast for Disney: Monster box office hit

That's still more than Logan made for its first three days in theater, as well, as the Marvel hit brought in $85 million at the top of the month. " Beauty and the Beast " opened in Australia with $1.6 milli...More..

Galaxy S8's Bixby will feature Pinterest's visual discovery tech
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Galaxy S8's Bixby will feature Pinterest's visual discovery tech

Also, let us know as to what features you expect from the new J7. "The Samsung Galaxy S8 ushers in a new era of smartphone design and fantastic new services, opening up new ways to experience the world", Sa...More..

Facebook may showcase next-gen hardware products in April
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Facebook may showcase next-gen hardware products in April

If there's any truth here, though, Facebook is about to take a big step toward becoming a multi-product hardware company that isn't just focused on VR, Engadget said. Introducing both virtual and augmented real...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Comey wanted to reveal Russian meddling before election

FBI Director James Comey reportedly tried to go public with the information about Russia's campaign to disrupt the USA presidential election last summer but Obama administration officials stopped him. "They did...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Haley Puts UN on Notice: "The Days of Israel-Bashing are Over"

Netanyahu has taken some reassurance from the fact that Trump's budget proposal safeguards every penny of Israel's $3.1 billion in USA assistance, even as it seeks to slash foreign aid overall. Netanyahu made t...More..

Planescape: Torment Enhanced Edition coming to PC, Mac, iOS, and Android
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Planescape: Torment Enhanced Edition coming to PC, Mac, iOS, and Android

The original game was released in 1999, and is still considered one of the best RPGs ever made. Beamdog is releasing the computer versions of Planescape through its own store, GOG, the Mac App Store a...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung to recycle all of the returned Galaxy Note 7 smartphones

Samsung has said it's considering the potential to refurbish the phones, or to sell them as rental devices. In addition, the company is considering removing salvageable components from the Note 7 as well as ...More..

Despite Brexit, Britain Still Partner in NATO, Europe: Germany
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Despite Brexit, Britain Still Partner in NATO, Europe: Germany

Gianni Pittella, leader of the Socialist bloc in the European parliament , also told the Guardian: "It would be outrageous to play with people's lives in these negotiations". Back in London , the British pr...More..

Govt awards 128 air routes under regional connectivity scheme
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Govt awards 128 air routes under regional connectivity scheme

He also pointed out that UDAN is the first-of-a-kind scheme anywhere in the world and that a vast resource is being created at minimal cost for connecting remote corners of the country. The chosen operators are...More..

Nifty ends at record high, Sensex rises 116 points on GST push
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Nifty ends at record high, Sensex rises 116 points on GST push

The banking index gained the most followed by auto, consumer durables, power and healthcare. Amid volatility on the day of the March 2017 derivatives contract expiry, Indian equity markets closed on a bullish...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung Announces Their New Phone - Meet Samsung S8

Say goodbye to the home button: The home button is gone. "We're in the process of earning back that trust", said Drew Blackard, a senior director of product marketing for Samsung . The Galaxy S8's fingerpri...More..

'The Zookeeper's Wife' tells a riveting true story
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

'The Zookeeper's Wife' tells a riveting true story

But all of this leaves Caro in a tough position - the movie is so dutiful and tactful that it sometimes feels mechanical, constrained by its story rather than inspired by it. Her natural compassion makes her a ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Battlefield 1 Introduces Premium Friends System

Only Premium Pass or DLC owners will be able to spawn with weapons or vehicles unique for the expansion. This will allow anyone in that party to play on all maps, regardless if they own the content or not. ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ features, release date, and price

After the many rumors and speculations, Samsung finally announced the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus smartphones yesterday at an event in NY. And they indeed achieved with two of the most beautifully designed and feat...More..

Ko could lose top ranking
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ko could lose top ranking

This week, it is a meager 1.33 average points. With a newfound confidence and a steady demeanor, she has been ranked No. 2 in the world for 34 straight weeks. "I've been trying to not think about what ranked pl...More..