Google Will Stop Scanning Your Gmail Messages

Gmail messages will no longer be scanned for keywords to enable Google to provide personalized ads. This was an oft maligned feature of Gmail, a feature that conjured up questions of user privacy within Google's ecosystem. The post Alphabet In... More..

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Apple's new iOS update won't allow use of phone while driving
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Apple's new iOS update won't allow use of phone while driving

Right now, the implication seems to be that applications developed for 32-bit simply will not work on iOS 11 without a 64-bit update. A staff member explains Apple's new iPhone 7 to a customer at an Ap...More..

Key Indian equity indices trade flat during early session
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Key Indian equity indices trade flat during early session

The 30-share Sensex rose over 75 points in morning trade and shot up to 31,365.39, but quickly lost momentum to hit the day's low of 31,110.39. But soon, it headed down and settled with a marginal rise of 7.10 ...More..

Apple announces watchOS 4, new iPad Pro
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Apple announces watchOS 4, new iPad Pro

This is especially important if you want to make sure Apple isn't downgrading a feature you use every day or changing how it works dramatically. See what's new in iOS 11 with our deep dive into the new ...More..

Coal power could be dying for good - here's the evidence
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Coal power could be dying for good - here's the evidence

Wind and solar energy should be taken seriously in the US power picture because their share and impact are only going to grow. Last week, the U.K.'s National Grid reported that for the first time 50.7 percent...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Warnings were issued before Autopilot crash

The report reveals that during the 37-minute portions of the trip when the driver Joshua Brown was required to have his hands on the driving wheel, he only did so for 25 seconds . government report. Tes...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

South Korea Retires Major Nuclear Reactor

The president stressed that the government's energy policies in the future should focus on boosting public safety, environmental protection and sustainable growth. Public support for nuclear power has been unde...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tropical Storm Bret forms in the Atlantic

The disturbance is moving west at 23 miles per hour with maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour. Warm, moist air will continue to reside over the area through the upcoming work week, with the possibilit...More..

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions announced for the Nintendo 3DS
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions announced for the Nintendo 3DS

An extended look at the October-due 3DS remake. Superstar Saga is a Mario role-playing game that is something of a spiritual successor to Super Mario RPG and the Paper Mario series. As for the Bows...More..

Intel unveils VR challenger league, free limited release for Echo Arena
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Intel unveils VR challenger league, free limited release for Echo Arena

E-sports is a "cultural phenomenon" that is expected to grow to about 500 million fans worldwide by 2020, said Gregory Bryant, Intel senior vice president and general manager of the Client Computing Group. E3...More..

Hyundai plays catch-up with new subcompact SUV
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Hyundai plays catch-up with new subcompact SUV

On the rear are slim brake lights, turn indicators and reverse lamp, surrounded by protective skin that begins at the C-pillar. Further, the two-tone roof, short overhangs and long wheelbase give the Kona a tig...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Warriors have 'eyes set on' 16-0 playoff perfection

The Golden State Warriors have crushed Cleveland's dreams of cutting into their NBA Finals lead, staging a late comeback in game three to make it 3-0 in the best-of-seven series. From clutch heroics to po...More..

E3 2017 | Star Wars Battlefront 2 Gets a Gameplay Trailer
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

E3 2017 | Star Wars Battlefront 2 Gets a Gameplay Trailer

They insisted on commentating over it like it was some kind of sports event, but whether that's something you appreciate or not you can still enjoy the footage. During the show they claimed the game would be th...More..

At Least 8 Dead As Storm Hammers Cape Town Coastline
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

At Least 8 Dead As Storm Hammers Cape Town Coastline

With gail force winds, a fire along the N2 between Plettenberg Bay and Knysna is spreading and has caused the road to be closed. Nearly 10 000 people were forced to evacuate their homes from about 20 suburb...More..

UN chief warns of serious clean water shortages by 2050
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

UN chief warns of serious clean water shortages by 2050

But our oceans are in a critical condition and we will soon find more plastic than fish outside our coasts if we don't reverse the current trend. The UN Secretary General, António Guterres, has warned that a ...More..

Tesla Model Y teased, will enter production in 2019-20
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Tesla Model Y teased, will enter production in 2019-20

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has apparently said the Model Y won't be released until at least 2019, or maybe 2020, so there could be potential for the laws to be changed by then to accept the proposal. Tesla recen...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple Announces watchOS 4 for Apple Watch with Siri Smart Watchface, More

Even if we don't see the Apple Watch 3 soon, watchOS 4 could be a seriously big deal for Apple wearable fans, and it could be announced today. Can a Siri watch face be better? In addition to all these new...More..

Enterprise ID management firm OneLogin covfefes to security breach
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Enterprise ID management firm OneLogin covfefes to security breach

OneLogin positions itself as a security-enhancing tool, allowing its customers to sign on to multiple websites with a single shared identity. OneLogin claims that they encrypt sensitive data, however they ...More..

Scientists spot rare gravity waves for the third time
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Scientists spot rare gravity waves for the third time

Think of the black holes as two ice skaters, spinning around each other, but also spinning around their own axis. "We can see the outlines of a population of black holes emerge", said Richard O'Shaughnessy,...More..

June 2017 PlayStation Plus PS4 Free Games Accidentally Leaked, Looks Legit
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

June 2017 PlayStation Plus PS4 Free Games Accidentally Leaked, Looks Legit

Following a leak from the Turkish PlayStation Twitter account, game enthusiasts might already know which two games will headline Sony's PlayStation Plus June 2017 lineup. Meanwhile, the games on the PlayStati...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

President Trump says meeting with Pope Francis was 'honor'

After meeting the Pope, Trump tweeted Honor of a lifetime to meet His Holiness Pope Francis . He is scheduled to attend a G7 meeting in Sicily, Italy, after he meets the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation an...More..

The Vault Which Stores The World's Seeds For The Apocalypse Just Flooded
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

The Vault Which Stores The World's Seeds For The Apocalypse Just Flooded

The vault's entrance is being reconfigured to keep water out, and trenches are being built to drain water away. A newer report from Popular Science suggests that there's nothing to worry about , as it's me...More..

Trump Hires Marc Kasowitz As Outside Counsel Amid Russia Probe
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump Hires Marc Kasowitz As Outside Counsel Amid Russia Probe

He is a partner at Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman in NY and has represented Trump in numerous cases, including on his divorce records, real estate transactions and allegations of fraud at Trump Universi...More..

Rebel Wilson tells court Australian articles hurt her career
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Rebel Wilson tells court Australian articles hurt her career

The Pitch Perfect star is not happy with how she was portrayed by a few magazine articles . The Californian resident told the court she had been born Melanie Elizabeth Bownds, but that her mother had wante...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Shadow Brokers Warn of June Data Dump

The group said it would shut down operations permanently providing a "responsible party is buying all lost data before it is being sold", a comment seemingly addressed towards the NSA. RiskSense has been tracki...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

France's new president wastes no time: names PM, sees Merkel

The 39-year-old former investment banker and economy minister was inaugurated yesterday in a ceremony at the Élysée Palace. Philippe, 46, is the mayor of Le Havre in the west of France and is a Republican...More..

Massive 'sea monster' discovered on Hulung Brach in Indonesia
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Massive 'sea monster' discovered on Hulung Brach in Indonesia

It was initially identified as a giant squid by the Indonesian Army, but upon further review, it appears as though the big blob is actually a badly decomposed whale. The clip above shows the decomposing body ...More..

It's 2017, and Samsung is still launching flip phones
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

It's 2017, and Samsung is still launching flip phones

Customers buying Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 in the U.S. can use the financing option for the battery pack along with them. Water resistance: While working in the field, I often spend time communicating with ...More..

Foreign funds' inflows lift Indian equities to new highs
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Foreign funds' inflows lift Indian equities to new highs

After a strong opening, the 30-share BSE Sensex raced to hit a fresh intra-day high of 30271.60 before ending at 30248.17, up 314.92 points, or 1.05 per cent, over its previous close of 29933.25. All sectoral i...More..

Unions, immigrant groups to march in California cities
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Unions, immigrant groups to march in California cities

While over 120 organizations came together for a "Resistance March" where thousands gathered in downtown Los Angeles to show "resistance, unity and defiance", before marching across the town to the City Hall....More..

Harman Kardon's Invoke speaker with Microsoft Cortana revealed
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Harman Kardon's Invoke speaker with Microsoft Cortana revealed

With the Harman Kardon Invoke , you'll be able to "make and receive calls with Skype ", "voice control your music" with "captivating Harman Kardon sound", and "get things done with Cortana". Thurrott.com firs...More..

Moto focused on slimming down for the Z2 Play
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Moto focused on slimming down for the Z2 Play

At the beginning of the year the Moto G family was updated, with Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus. Given the fact that battery life is a major concern for the smartphone users, the Moto Z2 Play likely to feature ...More..

Titans fill key positions with two first round draft picks
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Titans fill key positions with two first round draft picks

If they need me to block, I'm going to block to the best of my ability. But Davis comes in as Football Bowl Subdivision's all-time leading receiver with 5,285 yards, and being the fifth pick overall - the first...More..

Apple aims to launch money-transfer service, technology
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Apple aims to launch money-transfer service, technology

Apple Pay was released to the iPhone 6 in 2014, allowing users to store their Visa, MasterCard and American Express credit cards in their smartphone. According to multiple sources that are familiar with the new...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Cassini's first dive between Saturn and its rings successful

About 10 minutes later, another set of signals confirmed that Cassini was beaming science and engineering data across more than 750 million miles of space from the Saturn system to Earth. Missing some content? ...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Xbox Boss Talks About A Netflix For Games, "Upping" First-Party Investment

As well as showing what games are going to look like when given the 4K Project Scorpio treatment. Microsoft not only needs to showcase mind-blowing Project Scorpio visuals, but present gamers with moving st...More..

BlackBerry KEYone goes on sale at Selfridges
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

BlackBerry KEYone goes on sale at Selfridges

Vodafone UK has also confirmed that it will be selling the BlackBerry KEYone "soon". It will then be available unlocked in the US from May 31, priced at $549 and compatible with both GSM and CDMA networks. Each...More..

Google to Limit Offensive, Inaccurate Search Results
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Google to Limit Offensive, Inaccurate Search Results

Deliberately misleading information, as well as outright fabrications, plagued the 2016 US presidential primary season and election. Google also has reprogrammed a popular feature to omit derogatory suggestio...More..

State Department Website Features Trump's For-Profit Club, Mar-A-Lago
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

State Department Website Features Trump's For-Profit Club, Mar-A-Lago

The State Department didn't respond to a request for comment Monday. Jordan Libowitz of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington said the post "reads nearly like an ad for Mar-a-Lago". The Share...More..

Philly set to welcome NFL draft in grand way
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Philly set to welcome NFL draft in grand way

They have a projected foursome at wide receiver (Alshon Jeffery, Torrey Smith, Jordan Matthews, and Nelson Agholor) that has a chance to be very good. Couple that with his mediocre height , short arms, and sma...More..

Hear the chilling 911 calls made after Facebook killing
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Hear the chilling 911 calls made after Facebook killing

Steve Stephens , the so-called "Facebook killer", sparked a multi-state manhunt after he brazenly gunned down a Cleveland man at random, recording the encounter on his phone and uploading the video to Face...More..

Nintendo SNES Mini Version In The Works, Pre-Christmas Launch Expected
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Nintendo SNES Mini Version In The Works, Pre-Christmas Launch Expected

It's something I genuinely hope will happen, especially given that the Super Nintendo wasn't officially released here in South Africa. A source of Eurogamer .net very close to the house of Kyoto has confir...More..

Google plans to launch its own ad-blocker in Chrome
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Google plans to launch its own ad-blocker in Chrome

The term "unacceptable" in the ad standards referred to pop-up ads, autoplay videos, and "prestitial" ads. It is said that Google's approach would focus on unacceptable ad types that violate the recently-re...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Arkansas Pushes To Carry Out Executions, Fighting Court Rulings And The Clock

A spokesman for the attorney general said Monday the request had been denied but later retracted the comment and said the request was pending, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports . State officials, in a fili...More..

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution on Syria chemical attack
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution on Syria chemical attack

Foreign policy experts say the USA bombing of Syria was done in part to deflect attention from the president's growing list of problems at home, from the investigation of his campaign's alleged ties with Russ...More..

Man filmed leaping into frozen lake to save his canine companion
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Man filmed leaping into frozen lake to save his canine companion

Good samaritans try to help great white shark in Santa CruzThey both made it out safely but were soaked and shivering. A witness told police that he went out onto the ice to rescue his dog and was unable to g...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Davis Cup: US wins doubles to stay alive in quarterfinal

Australian captain Lleyton Hewitt, right, celebrates with Jordan Thompson of Australia after he won over Jack Sock of the U.S.at the Davis Cup World Group Quarterfinal in Brisbane , Australia , Friday, Ap...More..

Amazon launches Fire TV Stick in UK
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Amazon launches Fire TV Stick in UK

The UK is the first worldwide region to offer the latest Fire TV Stick, which will cost about £40 (RM220) and comes with the Alexa Voice Remote. News on two fronts for Amazon Fire TV users. To activate our f...More..

Samsung Galaxy S8: How To Arrange Home Screen Icons
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8: How To Arrange Home Screen Icons

A number of smartphone makers including Samsung's archrival, Apple, have equipped their top-notch flagships with dual rear cameras and Samsung was expected to follow suit and launch its Galaxy S8 with such a ca...More..

More room to reply: Twitter excludes usernames from its 140-character limit
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

More room to reply: Twitter excludes usernames from its 140-character limit

This update is rolling out now on twitter .com as well as on Twitter for iOS and Android. The company will now let users express in more than 140 characters. In the last fiscal quarter, the company added jus...More..