Electronics


Jay Z's MASSIVE A-list backstage operation at V Festival is impressive Jay Z's MASSIVE A-list backstage operation at V Festival is impressive
- August 21, 2017

Leading a tribute to Chester Bennington , the rapper performed a version of Linkin Park's "Numb". "Please make some noise so he can he can hear you all the way in heaven tonight!" The rapper performed " Numb/Encore ", a track from " Collision Course ", to a packed crowd at V Festival in England who helped by singing along. (more...)
Trump kills Manufacturing Council as CEOs pull out Trump kills Manufacturing Council as CEOs pull out
- August 21, 2017

Also pictured is Kenneth Frazier (R) CEO of Merck & Company. In January, his ban on travel from certain Muslim-majority countries drew criticism from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Starbucks boss Howard Schultz, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, Apple's Tim Cook and many, many others . (more...)
GOP Sen. Bob Corker: Trump Hasn't Demonstrated 'Stability' Or 'Competence' GOP Sen. Bob Corker: Trump Hasn't Demonstrated 'Stability' Or 'Competence'
- August 19, 2017

Appearing to refer to Trump's comments on Charlottesville, Corker added that the president "recently has not demonstrated that he understands the character of this nation". To date, Trump's legislative wins have been thin and Republicans on Capitol Hill have said, in private that Trump's relationship with the GOP caucus is part of the problem. (more...)
Mewtwo Is Coming To Pokemon Go Via Exclusive Raid Battles Mewtwo Is Coming To Pokemon Go Via Exclusive Raid Battles
- August 18, 2017

Currently, Mewtwo in Pokemon Go is only available through a recent Japanese event, however, Niantic will be adding him to the game pretty soon for everyone. Legendary Pokemon are not easy to capture in the game as they require a joint effort between team members. Once you've got an invite, things should be a bit more straightforward - Niantic says it'll warn you in advance when your Mewtwo chance is coming up, so you'll have "ample time to coordinate" with friends and other ... (more...)
Google Home can now make phone calls in the United States and Canada Google Home can now make phone calls in the United States and Canada
- August 17, 2017

For now, it'll only display "unknown caller" when you call someone else, which could be problematic for folks who don't answer unusual numbers. There's a workaround from the get-go, mind. While in call, you can place people on hold and ask the Google Assistant info. How are you enjoying the smart speaker? Remember, it is important to have the contact saved in your Google contact or on Google's cloud. (more...)
FCC filing confirms the Pixel 2's squeezable sides FCC filing confirms the Pixel 2's squeezable sides
- August 17, 2017

One of the features that HTC has introduced the smartphone world to is the squeezable frames . While not explained within the document, it's safe to assume that this is the Pixel version of the HTC U11's "Edge Sense" - a pressure-sensitive input embedded into the sides of HTC's top-end phone activated with a quick squeeze. (more...)
Alli inspires Spurs win against 10-man Newcastle Alli inspires Spurs win against 10-man Newcastle
- August 14, 2017

Moussa Sissoko is back in Tyneside following his £30m move to White Hart Lane last summer, while Harry Kane and Dele Alli both start. A deflection off Matt Ritchie saw Eriksen's pass loop up for the unmarked Kane inside the box, but Elliot stayed big and blocked his powerful strike in the 51st minute. (more...)
New Nissan Leaf May Be $5000 Cheaper Than Tesla Model 3 New Nissan Leaf May Be $5000 Cheaper Than Tesla Model 3
- August 10, 2017

The all-new Leaf will make its official debut early next month. Nevertheless, they do provide some interesting insights on the features and capabilities of the upcoming EV. The Model 3, however, comes with a significantly larger battery pack. Considering the current Leaf is rated at just 107 miles on a charge and Nissan has been promising a 200-mile range for the new auto, the 40kWh battery may serve as a cheaper option compared to future variants that may be added. (more...)
Breath of the Wild on Switch Offers New Way to Obtain Gear Breath of the Wild on Switch Offers New Way to Obtain Gear
- August 10, 2017

Technically it only says the channel is due to start tomorrow, so that doesn't necessarily mean an item will be available straight away. The patch also fixed an issue in Pack 1: The Master Trials of the Expansion Pass which wasn't counting certain enemies defeated for Kilton when playing in Master Mode. (more...)
Jaguar Land Rover sees higher incentive costs amid competition Jaguar Land Rover sees higher incentive costs amid competition
- August 10, 2017

Indian automobile manufacturer Tata Motors Group has witnessed 12 per cent growth in its global wholesales for the month of July 2017, including Jaguar Land Rover , and stood at 98,534 units. This was offset by seasonality of first-quarter sales following a strong fourth quarter, plus the "continuation of launch and growth costs", it said. (more...)
Gearbox reveals its new FPS/card game hybrid, Project 1v1 Gearbox reveals its new FPS/card game hybrid, Project 1v1
- August 10, 2017

Project 1v1 is described as a "competitive first-person shooter that combines the action of fast-paced 1v1 first-person combat with the metagame strategy of a collectible card game ". We don't know very much about the game except that the ranked mode will let players earn crates to get new cards. Since these are just what are being offered in the technical test, the full game will likely contain more features. (more...)
Here is Lenovo's First Stock Android Phone Here is Lenovo's First Stock Android Phone
- August 10, 2017

It features a dual camera at the back with a 13 megapixel primary and 5 megapixel secondary sensor. The Lenovo K8 Note also sports a front LED flash that is placed on the top front panel of the device, while the rear panel of the device houses a vertical dual camera setup, dual-LED CCT flash module and a fingerprint recognition button. (more...)
Don't change pa$$wØrds… I got it wrong, says IT expert Don't change pa$$wØrds… I got it wrong, says IT expert
- August 10, 2017

The renewed set of guidelines say that cooking a complicated password isn't really helping - as larger number of letters a more helpful than a short, complicated password. In the time since publication, it's become clear that these suggestions have made passwords weaker rather than more secure. Moreover, the advice was that people should use words or phrases they could easily remember, but interlaced with symbols and numbers with shapes similar to letters. (more...)
Artifact Announced by Valve: Dota 2 Card Game Coming in 2018 Artifact Announced by Valve: Dota 2 Card Game Coming in 2018
- August 10, 2017

We'll have to see how it does with its competition of Hearthstone , The Elder Scrolls Legends , Duelyst, Scrolls, Plants vs. Zombies Heroes and other similar titles. Players can equip item cards on to heroes, play creature cards, activate special hero abilities and leave persistent effects on each lane. And be sure to keep Valve Time in mind. (more...)
President Trump's Childhood Home Now Listed On Airbnb President Trump's Childhood Home Now Listed On Airbnb
- August 10, 2017

Internet and cable TV are included so, it can be the flawless place to watch President Trump deliver remarks during a State of the Union address and really feel connected to what President Trump is saying. Among the attractions of the property is a life-size cardboard cutout of the president, described in the listing as "a great companion for watching Fox News late into the night". (more...)
PlayStation 4 Firmware Update 5.0 Will Add 1080p Twitch Streaming, Other Improvements PlayStation 4 Firmware Update 5.0 Will Add 1080p Twitch Streaming, Other Improvements
- August 10, 2017

Next is the changes to following user accounts, which is now limited to only official or developer accounts. Sony's update document states that this is to "encourage more sharing of content and more interactions". These include the addition of a new quick menu which eliminates the need to go back to your home screen for notifications. The Quick Menu will also detail the status of game downloads/uploads. (more...)
Get set ready to reap the discounts on Flipkart's 'Big Freedom Sale'
- August 09, 2017

It is further being said that these refurbished smartphones certified by Flipkart will be sold on its e-commerce website and also at offline retail stores. Manufacturers priced it at Rs 33,999. The company has confirmed that the above-mentioned TV sets will get discounts but exact prices are yet to be revealed. (more...)
Firefox update beats Microsoft Edge in the race for Windows WebVR support Firefox update beats Microsoft Edge in the race for Windows WebVR support
- August 09, 2017

Mozilla has been working on VR for a while now, with support for Oculus Rift in the Firefox nightly builds as far back as 2015. This was echoed by Rikard Steiber President Viveport and SVP Virtual Reality at HTC who said: "VR will change the world as we know it and WebVR will be a great platform for a new generation of immersive cross-platform experiences for the HTC Vive and others". (more...)
New LG V30 Smartphone Leaked New LG V30 Smartphone Leaked
- August 09, 2017

It seems pretty plausible that the phone in question actually is the LG V30. We expect to see Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the front and back of the device. The report means that the 2880 x 1440 18:9 nearly bezel-free screen, which is also featured on LG Q6 and G6, will be showcased as an LCD incarnation. (more...)
Uber Shuts Doors To Travis Kalanick For Good Uber Shuts Doors To Travis Kalanick For Good
- August 09, 2017

Rumor has it that Kalanick is planning to "Steve Jobs" the whole situation, referring to the former Apple CEO, who was sacked from the company and then came back triumphantly years later. Salle Yoo, the company's chief legal officer, also addressed questions about Kalanick's prospects to return as CEO at a staff meeting last week, said a person familiar with the matter. (more...)