• Burnout Paradise Remastered hits consoles in March
Burnout Paradise Remastered hits consoles in March

It's targeting a March release and will bring the Burnout action you know and remember in glorious 4K at 60fps, at least on PlayStation 4 Pro . Thankfully, it won't be long before players can revisit Paradise City: the remastered game is launching on consoles on March 9th.

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  • Samsung to compete with Facebook; new social media service in works
Samsung to compete with Facebook; new social media service in works

The Plus variant will have an secondary 12MP sensor at the back with f/2.4 aperture. Another highlight of the Galaxy S9 series are the speakers . The camera features will be optical image stabilizer, laser and dual-pixel autofocus. In case you need a refresher, the Galaxy Tab S3 debuted with a 9.7-inch Super AMOLED display wit ha 2048x15...

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  • Apple employees can't stop banging their heads against the walls
Apple employees can't stop banging their heads against the walls

The problem stems from Apple's extensive use of glass in constructing the buildings on the campus . The building provides glass-based viewing portals of this park along with views of the landscape surrounding the building's exterior. No word on whether Apple's much shorter spaceship office suffers from similar issues. "The achievement is to make...

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  • Amazon Echo range of devices to be available offline soon
Amazon Echo range of devices to be available offline soon

All the three smart speakers are available across both online and offline channels today onwards, including Amazon .in, Amazon kiosks and also other retail outlets across the country. Amazon had recently announced that the Alexa skills library has crossed the 12,000 number, including PM Modi's popular Mann Ki Baat programme. " We are grateful to...

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  • Google Chrome now has a default ad-blocker
Google Chrome now has a default ad-blocker

Exhausted of annoying online ads? Google has fired a potentially serious salvo at online publishers after its Chrome web browser began its crackdown on intrusive adverts. and the News Media Alliance, which represents 2,000 newspapers in the USA and Canada . To critics, Google's move looks less like a cleanup than an assertion of dominance - an...

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  • Google Pixel yearly sales double to 3.9 million in 2017
Google Pixel yearly sales double to 3.9 million in 2017

Google has done better with the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL stock, but the phones are also quite expensive. Jeronimo points out how it's a "remarkable achievement to double sales", especially during a time when consumers mostly already have smartphones.

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  • Google Has a Solution for Faster Mobile Content: AMP
Google Has a Solution for Faster Mobile Content: AMP

The AMP Stories format is available for free, open to anyone to use. According to The Verge , developers will be able to make emails 'more interactive and engaging through the AMP for Email feature . Images and text can be used interchangeably depending on the context, and the format has been developed specifically for the mobile platform. P...

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  • Apple plays down security fears over leaked iOS source code
Apple plays down security fears over leaked iOS source code

According to research scientist Karl Koscher, by issuing a DMCA takedown order, Apple faced perjury charges if the code wasn't authentic. The leaked code contained information on the iPhone's boot up process and its security measures.

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  • Apple HomePod Now Available in US, UK, and Australia
Apple HomePod Now Available in US, UK, and Australia

You can control HomePod from your iPhone, though iOS doesn't make it especially easy. Unlike in the Alexa app, meanwhile, there's no log of what Siri heard and what her response was. We expect this will be fixed in a software update, but it's a very surprising omission from any speaker, let alone a "smart speaker". Apple is positioning the HomePo...

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  • Apple dispels security concerns regarding leaked iOS 9 source code
Apple dispels security concerns regarding leaked iOS 9 source code

However, with the code being in the open, jailbreaking the device and finding vulnerabilities will be easier for those who are interested in finding flaws in the operating system . According to Motherboard , a few hours after the story broke, Apple sent a DMCA legal notice demanding GitHub take down the iBoot code. Calling it the iOS version...

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  • FORD Ranger Raptor revealed - Ford's Halo Truck
FORD Ranger Raptor revealed - Ford's Halo Truck

It will be available in Australia later this year but only powered by the 2.0-litre diesel engine , which produces 156kW and 500Nm. From the fat fenders to the upgraded suspension , the Ranger Raptor looks just like a small-scale F-150 Raptor.

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  • ME senator claws his way to lobster emoji victory
ME senator claws his way to lobster emoji victory

Angus King says a long-overdue lobster emoji is coming to smartphones, and it is cause for celebration. The senator wrote to Unicode requesting a lobster emoji in September 2017 and cited the importance of the animal on Maine's culture and economy.

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  • Spiders with Long Tails Found in Ancient Amber
Spiders with Long Tails Found in Ancient Amber

Given it was encased in amber, Chimerarachne must have lived on or around tree trunks, and like its modern counterparts it most likely would have fed on insects. These specimens became available past year to Nanjing Institute of Geology and Paleontology, he added. But Bo Wang, also at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Nanjing, and his colleagu...

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  • Kenny Dalglish to represent Liverpool at Munich air disaster's 60th anniversary service
Kenny Dalglish to represent Liverpool at Munich air disaster's 60th anniversary service

Manchester United star Jesse Lingard has apologised for "any upset caused" after a tweet was mistakenly sent from his account during Tuesday's Munich air disaster memorial service. I'm just very glad that Henry Gregg. was counted good enough to play for what I consider to be one of the greatest clubs in the world". His strong, domineering physiq...

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  • PS4 system update 5.50 enters beta as Sony previews new features
PS4 system update 5.50 enters beta as Sony previews new features

Two new tabs are being added to make tracking your installed applications easier: "This PS4 " and "Name/Avatar". " This PS4 " will show only the applications that are now installed on your system - as in, the ones that you'll actually be interested in seeing 90 percent of the time - with further subdivisions for games and apps.

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  • 'Bachelor' contestant reported missing by mom that apparently doesn't watch TV
'Bachelor' contestant reported missing by mom that apparently doesn't watch TV

While the footage would have been shot months earlier, surely production (or Bekah's mother) would have been in contact with her during the airing of the show. A month later, on December 12, a deputy reached out to Martinez's mother, asking if she had heard from her daughter. And if that's the case, did Bekah tell her that she was going to.

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  • 'Talking' killer whale mimics human words including 'hello'
'Talking' killer whale mimics human words including 'hello'

The phrases included "hello", "ah ha", "one, two", " Amy ", and " bye , bye". Another viewer said it reminded him of The Phantom Raspberry Blower of Old London Town, a sketch made famous in BBC comedy The Two Ronnies in 1976. The killer whale was able to mimic the duration and pitch of human speech, coming close on three words to a "high-...

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  • Facebook begins privacy push ahead of tough new European law
Facebook begins privacy push ahead of tough new European law

And national regulators will be able to issue fines if companies collect personal data without consent or misuse personal data. The move, announced in a blog post, is not all for fun or just because Facebook suddenly realized it should be more communicative with its users on privacy.

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  • Street Fighter's Ryu and Sakura Join Monster Hunter
Street Fighter's Ryu and Sakura Join Monster Hunter

Some players would love to have the option to perform a complete make-over on their characters. Notably, that figure includes both physical shipments and digital download sales across both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One , the latter of which is now only available in North America and Europe.

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  • RED BLUE MOON: 'Lunar trifecta' won't happen again this century
RED BLUE MOON: 'Lunar trifecta' won't happen again this century

But the lunar eclipse will give the moon a distinct red tinge, earning the event the "super blue blood moon " moniker. "Each one of them by itself isn't common, but putting all three of them together is rare", said Ben Burress, staff astronomer at Oakland's Chabot Space and Science Center.

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  • How to watch the 'blue moon' lunar eclipse
How to watch the 'blue moon' lunar eclipse

Moreover, it is going to be the first blue moon eclipse in 2018, and this is why many are calling it as "Super Blue Blood Moon ". Representative imageWhat is a "super blue blood moon"? Pierce explains that being closer to earth makes the moon appear about 15 percent larger.

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  • Trump administration wants to end ISS funding in 2025
Trump administration wants to end ISS funding in 2025

If Nasa does not contribute to the ISS - a collaborative effort with Russia, Japan, Canada, and Europe - it may leave American astronauts with no ability to conduct research in space. Trump is sending us back to the moon . The argument behind killing the program isn't that it isn't fun, it's that all that money could be put toward more ambitio...

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  • 11 billion pieces of plastic bring disease threat to coral reefs
11 billion pieces of plastic bring disease threat to coral reefs

It gets caught on reef branches, cutting corals and opening abrasions that expose them to disease. The researchers said the finding adds to the burden of climate-related disease outbreaks that have already had an impact on coral reefs globally.

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  • Microsoft Targets Schools With £135 Windows 10 PCs & Education Software Updates
Microsoft Targets Schools With £135 Windows 10 PCs & Education Software Updates

Last May, Microsoft fired its shot across the bow with Windows 10 S - a dumbed-down version of its operating system meant to take on the Chromebook with ultra-cheap hardware. This spring, Microsoft is adding a new Chemistry Update to Minecraft: Education, plus new science curricula for MakeCode for Minecraft. The fine print: Qualified K-12 ...

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  • Rocket Lab Launches 2nd Test Flight of Electron Small-Satellite Booster
Rocket Lab Launches 2nd Test Flight of Electron Small-Satellite Booster

But there has been a great demand for small rockets that can carry tiny satellites. It's a big development for the industry, meaning that smaller companies will now be able to have their satellites launched into orbit for a relative fraction of what it cost in the past.

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  • New Early-Stage Cancer Test on Trial
New Early-Stage Cancer Test on Trial

The types of tumors included in this test account for about 60 percent of the deaths from cancer in the United States, according to the paper. A new cancer detection test may help save thousands of lives through early detection of tumours.

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  • Google expands network with new data centers, subsea cables
Google expands network with new data centers, subsea cables

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL ) plans to commission the three subsea cables in 2019, the internet giant said in a blog post. Google boasts that it will be the first new cable to land in Chile in nearly 20 years and will serve Google customers across Latin America.

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  • The new 2019 G-Class: Mercedes-Benz reinvents the dinosaur
The new 2019 G-Class: Mercedes-Benz reinvents the dinosaur

It's the new G 500, with the ubiquitous 4.0-litre V8 petrol engine packing 310 kW (422 hp) and a maximum torque of 610 Nm at 2000 to 4750 rpm - with fuel consumption, combined: 11.1 l/100 km. When used in the new G-Class the MBUX fits Merc's brief of offering luxury and easy access to entertainment and information without compromising the utilita...

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  • Netanyahu arrives on six-day India trip
Netanyahu arrives on six-day India trip

However, the fact that Congress made a decision to attack PM Modi at a time when Netanyahu is visiting wasn't lost on Twitter . "They are trampling our children with unbridled cruelty, wickedness and hypocrisy", Benjamin Netanyahu pleaded his case, noting that not all of Israeli society was cruel to him and his loved ones, and, in fact, "many ci...

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  • Overwatch Esports League Lifts Activision (ATVI) To New High
Overwatch Esports League Lifts Activision (ATVI) To New High

Goldhaber agreed with a fan that Overwatch League becoming one of the top four esports leagues in its first year "should be considered" a success. For European viewers the matches took place very late at night, so they've been watching the replays as they woke up this morning. Gamers can show support for their favorite team by donating money to...

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  • Xbox One 'Do not Disturb' feature now in testing
Xbox One 'Do not Disturb' feature now in testing

Chief among the new features is a "Next Achievements" function found in the Guide, enabling you to view and sort a list of upcoming achievements. Easily see which Achievements you are closest to, and quickly launch the game to obtain them. We're tweaking the community feed to make it easier to view comments . A subset of Xbox Insiders will also ...

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  • Airtel updates Rs 448, Rs 509 plans to go against Jio
Airtel updates Rs 448, Rs 509 plans to go against Jio

For instance, the company's Rs 448 pack offer 126GB data and it come with a validity of 84 days . Airtel has now increased the validity of its Rs 448 and Rs 509 prepaid plans. The company is all set for the new offers and reports are coming that soon users are going to get the benefits. All these data packs come with their similar ...

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  • HMD Global announces second generation Nokia 6
HMD Global announces second generation Nokia 6

The front camera is an 8MP F/2.2 sensor. The most visible change, however, is the relocation of the front-facing fingerprint scanner to the back. This means, unlike last year's Nokia 6 - that came with a front-mounted fingerprint scanner and physical capacitive keys for navigation - this year's Nokia 6 comes with on-screen navigation keys.

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  • 'Google Pay' is Here to Rebrand Company's Payment Solutions
'Google Pay' is Here to Rebrand Company's Payment Solutions

Indeed, Google notes that Google Pay is not an inherently new product, but rather a "new name and look for existing Google payment products". Google's issues with fragmentation aren't limited to its Android operating system. Fandango will now accept Google Pay for ticket purchases made online and through its app. Lastly, Instacart orders of ...

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  • SpaceX successfully launches secret satellite after weeks-long delay
SpaceX successfully launches secret satellite after weeks-long delay

This makes sense given that the relatively low orbit would SpaceX to bring the Falcon 9 first stage in for a landing back on land, rather than a drone ship at sea. SpaceX has previously launched a pair of national security-related missions, a spy satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office and the robotic X-37B space plane for the U.S.

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  • Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra, and L2 leaked images show off bezels
Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra, and L2 leaked images show off bezels

However, it has been reported that Sony plans to announce these phones at CES later this month. Sony has a history of announcing Xperia smartphones both at CES as well as MWC, so there is a good chance that the trio will indeed show up in Las Vegas.

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  • Arsenal manager Wenger banned for three matches after admitting misconduct charge
Arsenal manager Wenger banned for three matches after admitting misconduct charge

Wenger said referees were living in the dark ages and even siding against his team after a series of refereeing decisions - including against West Brom on Sunday and Chelsea on Wednesday - cost Arsenal dearly. I repeat, it's a pity because we deserved to win the game". "It was a great reaction by our team towards the end". Morata had a poor nig...

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  • SpaceX targeting late January for Falcon Heavy debut
SpaceX targeting late January for Falcon Heavy debut

SpaceX later released photos of the auto being encapsulated in the rocket's payload fairing. SpaceX had originally planned for this launch in November of past year. Despite Musk's enthusiasm Thursday, he has previously expressed some concerns. Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex offers the closest public viewing of launches with the purchase o...

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  • 'Bomb cyclone' to bring high winds and low temps
'Bomb cyclone' to bring high winds and low temps

We may only see some flurries to possibly 2 inches of accumulation from Wednesday night into Thursday morning. Most locations in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast are predicted to set records for cold temperatures on Friday with highs in the single digits and teens.

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