• Apple's HomePod is delayed until early next year
Apple's HomePod is delayed until early next year

The company is touting the HomePod as a high-fidelity speaker programmed to learn people's tastes so it can become a digital disc jockey that can automatically play tunes that its listeners will like. OK, Google , and hey, Alexa. Apple has pushed back the release of its smart speaker, the Home Pod - now saying the device isn't expected until nex...

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  • OnePlus 5T flagship starts at $499, launches November 21
OnePlus 5T flagship starts at $499, launches November 21

Design You know what? The OnePlus 5T has been revealed today during a major event held in NY today by the Chinese smartphone start-up. Both phones are still constructed from a mixture of metal and glass, though. OnePlus 5T features a 6.01-inch, 18:9 ratio, 2,160×1,080 pixels, Full Optic AMOLED display that looks lovely with the all-aluminum,...

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  • Newly discovered planet could be home to alien life
Newly discovered planet could be home to alien life

Astronomers found Ross 128 b using the ESO's High Accuracy Radial Velocity Planet Searcher - also known as HARPS - a piece of equipment attached to a telescope that is able to separate different frequencies of light for analysis. Ross 128 b has numerous hallmarks that make for a promising target in the search for extraterrestrial life as it sha...

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  • Android Distribution chart for November shows Oreo at 0.3%
Android Distribution chart for November shows Oreo at 0.3%

HTC U11 has been listed on Geekbench running the Android 8.0 Oreo hinting that the software testing is in full swing and if previous release pattern is taken as any indication, the company might deploy the final version to the public en masse by this month end or early December.

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  • Security firm beats Apple Face ID with a mask
Security firm beats Apple Face ID with a mask

Ngo Tuan Anh, Bkav's Vice President of Cyber Security. What is intriguing, however, is that Bkav's model used 2D, non-moving representations for the eyes, which means that Face ID's sensors don't register eye movement. Face ID allows iPhone X users to unlock their phone just by looking at it. Vietnamese cybersecurity firm Bkav claims to hav...

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  • Dream Chaser Spacecraft To Conduct Missions To The ISS
Dream Chaser Spacecraft To Conduct Missions To The ISS

Dream Chaser is a space apparatus which can be used many times. Ten years into development, the spacecraft completed a successful free-flight drop test in the Mojave Desert in November 2017. Sierra Nevada filed a protest, but the government's General Accounting Office upheld the decision. The Dream Chaser, however, which is meant to launch on top o...

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  • Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $103 billion offer
Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $103 billion offer

Broadcom's efforts to acquire Qualcomm hit a roadblock Monday as the San Diego-based communications chipmaker rejected Broadcom's $103 billion takeover offer. As we said when the proposal was announced , it's likely that Broadcom also smelled blood in the water, because Qualcomm is now fighting a battle on multiple fronts, what with the ongoin...

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  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Are Injustice 2 DLC
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Are Injustice 2 DLC

NetherRealm Studios released a new teaser trailer for the third fighter pack due out for Injustice 2 . The four Heroes in a Half Shell - Leonardo, Raphael, Donatello, and Michaelangelo - have joined Netherrealm's comic book-based fighting game, and they're fighting together as a joint unit.

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  • Hulu is Nintendo Switch's First Media App, Available for Download Now
Hulu is Nintendo Switch's First Media App, Available for Download Now

As of this writing, Hulu is yet to go live on Switch , but hopefully services like Netflix, YouTube and Amazon won't be far behind! In case you're not a Hulu subscriber and don't follow the ins and outs of the service's offerings, you should know that Hulu is now positioning themselves as the primary beneficiary of Netflix's recent content losse...

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  • IOS 11 vs iOS 10: What's New in iOS 11.1.1
IOS 11 vs iOS 10: What's New in iOS 11.1.1

Today, Apple has seen fit to release the iOS 11 .1.1, which is the sixth official update to iOS 11 firmware. The iOS 11 .1.1 software update can be downloaded for free on all eligible devices over-the-air in the Settings app. Apple's heavily-touted Venmo rival will enable contacts to send and receive cash, with funds stored on an virtua...

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  • Facebook: Send Us Nudes So We Can Fight Revenge Porn
Facebook: Send Us Nudes So We Can Fight Revenge Porn

If someone tries to later upload the same image to the social media site, Facebook will recognize the fingerprint and stop them. The social media giant is launching the pilot program in four countries , starting in Australia , which will help prevent intimate images from being posted and shared across Facebook , Messenger , Facebook Gro...

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  • Sheep can recognise human faces
Sheep can recognise human faces

The scientists, in turn, were rewarded with better ways to measure sheep brain function. Sheep have been known to pick out pictures of individuals in their flock, and even familiar handlers ( SN: 10/6/12, p. That means the sheep were not just memorizing images, demonstrating for the first time that sheep have advanced face-recognition capabilit...

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  • Lamborghini reveals bonkers Terzo Millennio concept
Lamborghini reveals bonkers Terzo Millennio concept

There's even a "deep investigation" into how the Terzo Millennio could sound like a proper Lamborghini . Anastasios John Hart, Department of Mechanical Engineering of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology conceived and developed energy storage system and material science.

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  • Google Is Adding Restaurant Wait Times to Search Results
Google Is Adding Restaurant Wait Times to Search Results

Now foodies can decide whether the chicken piccata is worth an hour wait or whether to plan ahead for another day to avoid a wait entirely. Millions of people already use the search engine to find reviews before going out to eat and peak business times, and now many listings will also add live wait times.

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  • OnePlus 5T Will Launch on November 16, Tickets Will Cost $40
OnePlus 5T Will Launch on November 16, Tickets Will Cost $40

The brand has been promoting the OnePlus 5T on social media by releasing teasers and images captured by the handset. OnePlus 5T is an upgrade to OnePlus 5 with better camera and 18:9 Full View display. However, a near-Rs40,000 price mark pushed the OnePlus 5T from the flagship killer category to the flagship category and it remains to be se...

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  • Gunman opens fire at Texas church
Gunman opens fire at Texas church

The official, who is not authorized to comment publicly, said authorities were still confirming the identity of the shooter at First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs. The official said the gunman fled in a vehicle after the attack and was killed, either by a self-inflicted wound or during a confrontation with police.

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  • Tesla Reports Its Largest Quarterly Loss in Q3 Earnings Report
Tesla Reports Its Largest Quarterly Loss in Q3 Earnings Report

If you are viewing this report on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of USA & global trademark and copyright law. Results from electric cars maker Tesla Inc ( NASDAQ:TSLA ) are likely to be all about the ramp-up of production of the new model 3 .

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  • Fiery exchanges as politicians scold Facebook, Google and Twitter
Fiery exchanges as politicians scold Facebook, Google and Twitter

It was shown in Facebook users' feeds nearly 35,000 times and was clicked on 6,000 times. A member of the House intelligence committee is challenging Facebook on its diversity. The Facebook, Google and Twitter lawyers agreed. Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the committee, said at the hearing that the committee still expects to releas...

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  • Super Mario Run Fails To Meet Nintendo's Expectations
Super Mario Run Fails To Meet Nintendo's Expectations

The projected sales for the console's first fiscal year are higher than the Wii U's entire time on the market. Even with the shortages that followed nearly immediately after its release , Nintendo managed to sell more than 2 million units within a month of release.

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  • Bharti Airtel Q2 profit plunges 77% on tariff wars involving Reliance Jio
Bharti Airtel Q2 profit plunges 77% on tariff wars involving Reliance Jio

He added that this would eventually force operator consolidation and exits as witnessed in the recent past. Separately, Bharti Infratel on Monday reported a 17 percent drop in second-quarter profit to 6.38 billion rupees, missing analysts' estimate of 7.41 billion rupees.

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  • Microsoft's Surface Pro with LTE launches in December
Microsoft's Surface Pro with LTE launches in December

The modem supports 20 different radio bands and as such should support LTE connectivity in most countries, provided that a suitable SIM is installed. Now Microsoft has confirmed that it will launch the new Surface Pro on December 1st. The video playback battery life on a Surface Pro LTE device will be same as that of Surface Pro WiFi model....

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  • More Razer Phone Details Leaked-Has 120Hz Display
More Razer Phone Details Leaked-Has 120Hz Display

Other than that the phone will pack a dual camera setup which will include a 12 MP sensor with f/1.75 aperture and a 13 MP sensor with f/2.6 aperture. Everything else is a mystery, though Slashgear notes that the phone is expected to come with one of Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 processors. The device has already been spotted in a benchmark listin...

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  • Destiny 2 'Curse of Osiris' DLC Expansion Releases Dec. 5th
Destiny 2 'Curse of Osiris' DLC Expansion Releases Dec. 5th

Activision and Bungie have come to Paris Games Week 2017 to tease the next big chapter in Destiny 2 . Curse of Osiris comes out on 5th December. Players will be sent to Mercury to hunt down Osiris. The name first surfaced in the " Trials of Osiris " competitive multiplayer mode in the original Destiny game.

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  • NASA releases chilling 'HOWLING PLANETS' compilation to mark Halloween
NASA releases chilling 'HOWLING PLANETS' compilation to mark Halloween

U.S. space agency NASA has shared a playlist of spooky space sounds that will make your skin crawl in time for the traditional Halloween celebrations. "Saturn's Radio Emissions " were recorded with the Cassini spacecraft, which recently plunged into the planet's atmosphere, bringing its long mission to an end.

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  • OnePlus 5T hands-on images leaked, could launch on November 16
OnePlus 5T hands-on images leaked, could launch on November 16

The first in the series of new leaks is the hands-on photo that allegedly showcases the front of the OnePlus 5T . Rumours surrounding the camera of the OnePlus 5T have been a little thin on the ground so far, though the company's founder did recently tweet an image with some great detail, which is thought to have been taken with the On...

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  • Apple reduced Face ID accuracy to ease production
Apple reduced Face ID accuracy to ease production

It seems that some of these deals may close soon and could ramp up the iPhone X production in the new year. Though Bloomberg's report notes that Face ID is still "far better" than Touch ID, if their sources are right, the iPhone X might not be as secure as promised.

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  • Apple's iPhone X gamble shows signs of backfiring
Apple's iPhone X gamble shows signs of backfiring

The iPhone X is now being produced at a rate of 10 million units per month, but with the sales scheduled to begin on November 3, Apple is likely to only provide 20 million units this year. As iPhone X went into the mass production process, defects occurred in the bonding process for the OLED panels. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a "buy" rating ...

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  • Samsung Galaxy J7 catches fire mid-air on Jet Airways flight
Samsung Galaxy J7 catches fire mid-air on Jet Airways flight

Sanjay Brahmawar, general manager of IBM Watson IoT Sales, said, "Users will be able to conduct crucial on-premise analysis, such as updating work orders or counting inventory items, in an intuitive, friendly interface on a robust and reliable device".

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  • Google is actively investigating a Pixel 2 XL display issue
Google is actively investigating a Pixel 2 XL display issue

This screen burn-in is more visible on a gray background as a faint outline on the navigation buttons found at the bottom. If you're mulling the Pixel 2 XL for your next smartphone upgrade, you may want to think twice, or at least put your decision on hold for a few days.

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  • Even Some Xbox 360 Games Receive Xbox One X Enhancements
Even Some Xbox 360 Games Receive Xbox One X Enhancements

There are additional Xbox games coming to Xbox One's expanded backwards capabilities, and that means we could soon see many of our classic favorites in a new light. System Link multiplayer still works, though, for those of you who want to relive the days of old LAN parties. What do you think about the arrival of the title of Team Ninja studio t...

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  • Google Announces Three New Chrome Security Features
Google Announces Three New Chrome Security Features

The browser can now determine whether without the knowledge of the user changed its settings, and offer to revert to the previous version. Chrome for Windows now notifies users when an extension changes the user's settings without their permission.

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  • Qualcomm achieves major milestone on the path to commercial 5G
Qualcomm achieves major milestone on the path to commercial 5G

It features the X12 4GLTE SnapDragon modem that enables the 600 mbps high download speed. From here, Qualcomm's roadmap aims for carriers to test 5G in 2018, with the first networks to go live in 2019. Thanks to a new codec, the audio capacity will also be Hi-Fi. Qualcomm also announced a series of components that will make it easier for devic...

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