• Sony slashes prices on PSVR headset for a limited time
Sony slashes prices on PSVR headset for a limited time

The service now has over 375 titles on offer and you can play up to five games a month. Also offered at a discount is the PSVR Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR Bundle for $349.99 versus its regular $449.99 United States dollars. It's now returning once again, from February 18 to March 3. Meanwhile, the Grand Turismo Sport Bundle includes a PlayStati...

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  • This one Telugu character is making iPhones crash worldwide
This one Telugu character is making iPhones crash worldwide

While it initially appeared that the Chrome browser for Mac was unaffected and could safely display the symbol, it later crashed Chrome and the software would not reopen without crashing until uninstalled and reinstalled. The offending character is used in the written version of a Dravidian language in India, which is spoken by approximately 70 mi...

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  • The Steam Lunar Sale is underway as Valve adds new Wishlist features
The Steam Lunar Sale is underway as Valve adds new Wishlist features

Along with that though, comes a number of changes to the way wishlists work, making it easier to buy titles from the list, easier to sort them, and easier to find that one game you know you wanted but you can't quite remember what it was called.

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  • Grandparents Love Facebook, Teens Not So Much
Grandparents Love Facebook, Teens Not So Much

This is just the latest in a growing body of research that suggests young people are logging in less frequently and spending less time on Facebook . Meanwhile, a so-called "Facebook-nevers" tween demo is skipping the site entirely. But the news isn't all bad. So, too, is the ability to communicate one-on-one or in smaller groups. On the other ha...

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  • TrendForce: Global smartphone sales growth will slow down in 2018
TrendForce: Global smartphone sales growth will slow down in 2018

Nokia which is owned by HMD Global has started rolling out the latest stable build of Android 8 .1 Oreo for Nokia 8 .The update comes with build number V4.84A.Its a major update for the device and being rolled as OTA (Over-the-air) update.

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  • New iOS update lets users stop Apple from slowing down phones
New iOS update lets users stop Apple from slowing down phones

Apple also expects to integrate iOS 11's cartoony Animojis into FaceTime, enabling participants with TrueDepth cameras to appear as various animated animals during calls. Traditionally, Apple has released major iOS updates on an annual cycle. Additional iPad software upgrades aren't expected until 2019 but they include a feature that wou...

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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 debuted the Pixel , the search giant's first branded phone, in October 2016, and unveiled the second generation of the device exactly one year later. Chinese vendors such as Huawei and OnePlus have been unable to penetrate the U.S. market primarily because they haven't yet succeeded in striking deals with the United States carriers.

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  • HTC's smartphone head steps down following on from Google acquisition
HTC's smartphone head steps down following on from Google acquisition

HTC will likely be on the lookout for someone to replace Chang's position, but that could be an uphill battle for the company. Publicly, however, Chang's reason for resigning is listed as " personal career plan " on HTC's investor website. HTC has entered the VR business in a bid to diversify its product portfolio and add sales to offset the impact...

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  • Price in India, Specifications
Price in India, Specifications

The television was announced at the end of the event which also saw the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro launched. Specifications: 4GB RAM + 64GB memory for 13,999 Rs and 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM + 64GB storage for rs 16,999 Rs.

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  • View of Winter Olympics from space
View of Winter Olympics from space

The US is preparing to announce the " toughest and most aggressive " economic sanctions against North Korea, boosting pressure on the regime during the Winter Olympics, Mike Pence has said. "I look forward to reinforcing the important priority that President Trump and the United States places on the relationships with these two nations", Pence sa...

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  • Red Dead Redemption 2 'will feature a Battle Royale multiplayer mode'
Red Dead Redemption 2 'will feature a Battle Royale multiplayer mode'

For instance, according to a recent leak, it appears the game will include some unbelievable features, including a first person mode and a battle royale mode in the same vein as PUBG and Fortnite . " Red Dead Redemption 2 " Online will also have NPC present in the open-world environment. There will also be free online events where players can ch...

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  • Hyundai Santa Fe Revealed… here middle of the year
Hyundai Santa Fe Revealed… here middle of the year

The front is a complex and curious combination of split headlights, muscular hood and the brand's new Cascading Grille. Hyundai has released the first images of the fourth-gen Santa Fe SUV, and it looks pretty interesting. At that length, it straddles the line between the current US -market Santa Fe three-row (193.1 inches) and the two-row Santa...

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  • Samsung heir walks free after suspended jail term
Samsung heir walks free after suspended jail term

Lee was charged with offering $38 million (£26.9 million) in bribes to former president Park Geun-hye and her confidante, Choi Soon-sil, embezzling Samsung funds, hiding assets overseas, concealing proceeds from criminal activities and perjury.

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  • Comparing Nintendo Switch Sales To The Wii's And The Wii U's
Comparing Nintendo Switch Sales To The Wii's And The Wii U's

That puts " Mario Kart 8 " in second place at 7.3 million sales followed by " The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild " at 6.7 million. Should Switch sales notch 20 million during the next fiscal year, the device will have surpassed lifetime sales of both the Nintendo GameCube and Nintendo 64 in just two years.

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  • 2 students shot inside LA school, student suspect arrested
2 students shot inside LA school, student suspect arrested

Two other students, 11 and 12, had graze wounds related to the incident and a 30-year-old female staffer had a minor injury. A 15-year-old boy who was shot in the head was in critical condition, and a 15-year-old girl who was shot in the arm was listed as stable, Los Angeles police said late Thursday.

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  • Facebook wants to show users more local news
Facebook wants to show users more local news

He said the tweaks, which include showing fewer viral videos, had already reduced time spent on Facebook by about 5% or roughly 50 million hours a day. Both daily and monthly active users rose 14 percent year-on-year, to respectively 1.40 billion and 2.13 billion. The number of daily users in the United States and Canada actually fell to 184 mill...

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  • Assassin's Creed: Origins To Get New Game Plus Mode Soon
Assassin's Creed: Origins To Get New Game Plus Mode Soon

Ubisoft's Community Manager Dominkik Voigt has responded to a fan on Reddit by declaring that Assassin's Creed: Origins' "New Game Plus is coming". With developers now confirming that the New Game Plus mode will indeed be added, fans have now moved on to speculating about how this feature could work inside " Origins ".

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  • Google axed 700000 bad Android apps from Play store past year
Google axed 700000 bad Android apps from Play store past year

This is clearly not an example of a system that Google is boasting to have "halved the probability of a user installing a bad app, protecting people and their devices from harm's way". Google says it took down more than a quarter of a million of impersonating apps from its platform in 2017. Coming to the inappropriate content , Google says tha...

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  • Fitness device data show military sites
Fitness device data show military sites

Fellow security analyst Tobias Schneider also took to Twitter to share apparent military activity highlighted by the heat maps , writing: "A lot of people are going to have to sit thru (sic) lectures come Monday morning". Security analysts around the world were concerned the data could reveal patrol and supply routes, and the locations of s...

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  • North Korea Just Called for Unification with South Korea
North Korea Just Called for Unification with South Korea

Their coach and two assistants will accompany them to the South on Thursday, the notice said . According to the source, who said he was "well-acquainted" with the North Korean elite, the lack of funding is no secret and is discussed amongst the top executives of government.

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  • South Korean war games will go on after Olympics, Pentagon says
South Korean war games will go on after Olympics, Pentagon says

U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea , if forced to defend itself or its allies. The U.S. did not take part in recent talks between North Korea and South Korea that have centered on participation in the upcoming Winter Olympics in February, but U.S.

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  • IOS 11.3 Beta References 'Modern iPad'
IOS 11.3 Beta References 'Modern iPad'

The new battery features will be available to customers with iPhone 6 or later devices , while opting out of dynamic power management will be available to users with various models of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 7 . This new feature will not share the contact information of the user with the businesses. Apple has also revealed that Apple ...

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  • Destiny 2's next Iron Banner has gear actually worth fighting for
Destiny 2's next Iron Banner has gear actually worth fighting for

Speaking of raid loot, it's no longer tied to specific sections of the raid , so "no matter what encounter you clear, you can get raid loot". You're now guaranteed raid-only equipment when you complete an encounter, and you'll always have a chance of scoring exotic gear you can start using right away.

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  • Snapchat Enables Users To Share & Watch Videos On Other Platforms
Snapchat Enables Users To Share & Watch Videos On Other Platforms

A working prototype of the tool has been built, but the design could change and no release date has been planned for the feature just yet. Bloomberg's report stated that Twitter's goal with the new product is to cut down the number of steps to start sharing videos.

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  • Thierry Henry: I'm a big fan of Mkhitaryan
Thierry Henry: I'm a big fan of Mkhitaryan

Do you think Sanchez made the right decision in choosing United over City? "We have set very high standards - winning three trophies in one season - but those are the standards I expect my teams to aim for", Mourinho said as the news was announced on his club's official website.

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  • Apple's 6.1-inch LCD iPhone may give 3D Touch a miss
Apple's 6.1-inch LCD iPhone may give 3D Touch a miss

An iPhone X Plus , which could be one of the new models, may help satisfy that preference. The latest iPhone model was outsold by the iPhone 8 and the in the U.S., while all the three new iPhone versions gained leadership in the list of best-selling smartphone models during the month that also includes the, the Kantar Worldpanel report stated....

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  • Nintendo's US$70 cardboard Switch accessory Labo causes internet debate
Nintendo's US$70 cardboard Switch accessory Labo causes internet debate

Nintendo Labo has two kits - the variety Kit and The Robot Kit . Created to be used with the Nintendo Switch console and its accompanying Joy-Con controllers, the kit comprises modular sheets of cardboard that can be transformed into interactive creations.

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  • Apple's $29 iPhone Battery Replacements Are Now Available
Apple's $29 iPhone Battery Replacements Are Now Available

Back in February when iPhone released its iOS 10.2.1, it just virtually stated about it improvements for minimizing occurrences of the uninvited shutdowns. Composing on its site, Apple says "We've been hearing criticism from our clients about the way we handle execution for iPhones with more established batteries and how we have conveyed that...

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  • Facebook to ask users to rank news publishers by trustworthiness
Facebook to ask users to rank news publishers by trustworthiness

The social-media giant, a major source of news for users, has struggled to brush off an uproar over fake news and Russian-linked posts , alleged to influence the 2016 U.S. Facebook says the surveys will come from a cross section of its users, but it's unknown just how many users it plans to survey or how it will determine that cross section.

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  • Do these leaked pics show Microsoft's new Xbox Elite controller?
Do these leaked pics show Microsoft's new Xbox Elite controller?

The original Duke controller isn't the only piece of hardware Microsoft has in store for us if new reports are to be believed. The images appeared on the Chinese social website Baidu , and they're said to show a new Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller model, one that hasn't been officially announced yet.

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  • Overwatch's 'Blizzard World' Map Will Be Launching January 23
Overwatch's 'Blizzard World' Map Will Be Launching January 23

Blizzard World is a hybrid Assault/Escort map with distinct locations taken from other Blizzard games such as Warcraft's Stormwind, the Nexus from Heroes of the Storm and so on. These include: Young Reinhardt, Ecopoint Mei, and StarCraft Nova for Widowmaker. As reported yesterday , new map "Blizzard World" will be going live in Overwatch n...

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  • Google Maps Back in China After Eight Years
Google Maps Back in China After Eight Years

The company has set up a China-specific version of the Google Maps website and introduced a map app for Chinese iPhones . It has been roughly eight years since Google pulled almost all of its services from China after it refused to go along with government censorship requests, but now Google has tentatively returned to the country with a...

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  • First Toyota CarPlay Vehicles Coming This Spring
First Toyota CarPlay Vehicles Coming This Spring

The more useful changes for consumers are inside the cabin; the new interior offers more luxury touches including real wood trim courtesy of Yamaha, as well as aluminum accents. The new model also includes Amazon Alexa compatibility using Toyota Remote Connect through which users can lock or unlock their doors and start their vehicle through Alex...

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  • Google Building Three New Undersea Fiber Optic Cables To Expand Cloud Services
Google Building Three New Undersea Fiber Optic Cables To Expand Cloud Services

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL ) plans to commission the three subsea cables in 2019, the internet giant said in a blog post . Google says that this will be the first subsea cable connected to Chile in 20 years, and since it's a private cable, it will be used to serve Google customers in Latin America.

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  • Google App Finds Your Fine Art Lookalike
Google App Finds Your Fine Art Lookalike

Once the software finds the art piece that most closely resembles you, it will also show a comparable percentage of the match. In another example of the development of Google's image recognition, a feature was added to Photos in October that lets users sort pictures of their pets, even differentiating between dog breeds.

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  • Honda Accord, Volvo XC60 and Lincoln Navigator win big in Detroit
Honda Accord, Volvo XC60 and Lincoln Navigator win big in Detroit

The Volvo XC60 won Utility of the Year, and the Lincoln Navigator took home Truck of the Year. This marked the second year that the prestigious awards had three winners instead of two, as the Truck/Utility class had been split two years ago.

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  • Ford Mach 1 Returns - As An Electric Performance SUV
Ford Mach 1 Returns - As An Electric Performance SUV

By the end of 2015, the concern said it would invest 4.5 billion Dollars by the end of the decade, but now raises the investment and targets. "The only question is whether customers will be with us and we think they will", added he. From the 40 electrified vehicles Ford plans for its global lineup by 2022, 16 should be fully electric and the rest w...

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  • Malware Displaying Porn Ads Discovered in Game Apps on Google Play
Malware Displaying Porn Ads Discovered in Game Apps on Google Play

Lookout confirmed Check Point's findings on AdultSwine malware and said their security software has protected Android users since April 2017. Google points out that though the apps were geared toward kids, they wouldn't be found in its " Designed For Families " section, where the company highlights safe apps which are specifically designe...

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  • Facebook announces changes to News Feed to ensure users' time is well-spent
Facebook announces changes to News Feed to ensure users' time is well-spent

Other publishers like Bloomberg have made a decision to get ahead of the algorithm change and create community-driven Facebook groups around certain topics where they can promote their stories and drive traffic back to their sites, according to Digiday .

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  • Vivo showed the original smartphone with fingerprint scanner in the display
Vivo showed the original smartphone with fingerprint scanner in the display

The in-display scanner reads the user's fingerprint to unlock the device, without taking up precious screen space. The tool will allow its users to protect their phones by an in-display fingerprint sensor resulting in detecting its rightful owner.

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  • How to Redeem Beta Codes from GameStop & Amazon — Dragon Ball FighterZ
How to Redeem Beta Codes from GameStop & Amazon — Dragon Ball FighterZ

The latest episodes of " Dragon Ball Super " airs in Japan every Sunday, while the U.S. and other Western countries could catch up with the new titles through streaming service providers such as FunimationNow and Crunchyroll. Calm and collected, Hit moves with lightning-fast speed as he pounds his enemy. Like Goku Black, Hit is also given his own...

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  • Soon you can listen to the radio directly from your Samsung phone
Soon you can listen to the radio directly from your Samsung phone

Samsung isn't the first smartphone company to bring official FM radio support to their phones. "SAMSUNG should be lauded for taking this important step", said TAGSTATION Pres. By activating the FM chip, users will be able to stay up to date by easily disseminating information over the radio. The company will start mass production of the world's...

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  • The January 2018 Nintendo Direct Mini Highlights
The January 2018 Nintendo Direct Mini Highlights

Plus, the Nintendo Switch version of Payday 2 see a new playable character named Joy a Japanese computer whiz who wears a custom LED light mask that changes her appearance as she sees fit. The update will also include new outfits for Mario, like a Knight costume. Tag Team Frenzy has new moves called Dream Finishes, which seem to be the only...

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  • Facebook plans major changes to news feed
Facebook plans major changes to news feed

But while there are expected to be many media owners and brands reeling from Facebook's decision, Ogilvy Australia head of digital, Jason Davey, took a positive view of the news, labelling it a win for customer experience and quality. The Journal noted the moves are in line with chief executive Mark Zuckerberg's effort to keep Facebook from tak...

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  • South Korea to ban cryptocurrency trading amid fears of tax evasion
South Korea to ban cryptocurrency trading amid fears of tax evasion

Earlier on January 11, Justice Minister Park stated that the Justice Ministry is drafting a bill that would effectively ban cryptocurrency trading for both foreigners and citizens. Exchanges Bithumb and Coinone were raided by tax officials over the past two days and South Korean news services SBS says the country's crypto marketplace wi...

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  • Google quietly purchased a United Kingdom sound tech startup
Google quietly purchased a United Kingdom sound tech startup

Google declined to comment on the price and details of the deal. On Wednesday night, a report revealed on Bloomberg quietly that Google acquisition of "Redux" could have major implications down the road. At the time, it said the sound quality was 'decent'. Redux raised $5m in March 2017 from investors including Arie Capital. Google has been...

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  • WhatsApp Group Chats Can Be Easily Hacked, Even With End-to-End Encryption
WhatsApp Group Chats Can Be Easily Hacked, Even With End-to-End Encryption

This is an obvious security concern as all the messages sent after the insertion of the new entity can be intercepted. The report explains this bug in WhatsApp . One example attack posited that former members of groups could record the group ID and use that for future attacks. In Threema, only the creator of a group is the administrator,...

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  • Intel Announces 802.11ax Chipsets for Faster Wi-Fi
Intel Announces 802.11ax Chipsets for Faster Wi-Fi

Devices based on 802.11ax Draft 1.0 will suffer from a suboptimal experience and increased interference. Speedier, More Secure Wi-Fi Routers - D-Link- announced a new AC2600 Wi-Fi Router powered by McAfee- and based on Intel's connected home technology.

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  • Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra selfie smartphones launched at CES 2018
Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra selfie smartphones launched at CES 2018

As of today, Sony Mobile Australia has advised that only the Xperia XA2 will be heading down under. While it indeed shares the same distinctive design language that has become synonymous with Sony's smartphones, like how it features flat top and bottom edges and those rounded edges along its left and right edges, the phone is very different u...

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  • CES 2018: Acer Chromebook 11 With USB-C Port Launched
CES 2018: Acer Chromebook 11 With USB-C Port Launched

The 2GB RAM model will have a 16GB storage , while the 4GB variant bears a 32GB storage . The Chromebook 11 G6 and Chromebook 14 G5 are aimed at enterprise and education segments of the market. These new Acer Chromebooks will fully support Google Play at launch, so customers will have access to millions of Android apps on Google Play to l...

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