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Ford takes wraps off the 2019 Edge ST at Detroit Show

Ford takes wraps off the 2019 Edge ST at Detroit Show

That's about to change though, as the all-new US version of the 2019 Ford Ranger has finally been launched in America at this year's auto show in Detroit . The FX4 Off-Road Package introduces Fords all-new Trail Control technology. The Nissan Navara, Mitsubishi Triton and Isuzu D-Max are also due for minor model-year updates. Read More

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Acer and HP unveil new Chromebooks ahead of CES

Acer and HP unveil new Chromebooks ahead of CES

Taiwanese technology conglomerate Acer has announced a new Chromebook at the ongoing CES 2018 tech show in Las Vegas, US. Acer has gone with a passively cooled Intel Celeron CPU , which is completely silent and fine for loading a handful of browser tabs, but push it much harder and things will inevitably slow to a crawl. Read More

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Insiders Claim Travis Scott Has Already Broken Up With Kylie Jenner

Insiders Claim Travis Scott Has Already Broken Up With Kylie Jenner

Firstly, Kendall responded directly to an article asking if she was pregnant on Twitter , with the caption, "I just like bagels ok!" Now, I'm no genius but I'm pretty sure there's only one female missing from that picture , and the Kardashians never do anything by accident, do they? Fans immediately jumped into the Instagram comments, questioning the 22-year-old model. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy J2 2018: Price & Specifications in Pakistan

Samsung Galaxy J2 2018: Price & Specifications in Pakistan

Samsung launched its mid-range smartphones Galaxy A8 (2018 ) and Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) earlier this week. Both of them comes in Black, Orchid Grey, Gold and Blue colour options. The smartphone will support two SIMs with 4G VoLTE connectivity . A new image added to the speculations that the Samsung Galaxy S9 will dedicate a better location for its fingerprint scanner. Read More

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Apple cracks down on loot boxes, forces developers to show odds

Apple cracks down on loot boxes, forces developers to show odds

What started as a way to help fund free to play games or add a unique mode to sports games (like Fifa's Ultimate Team mode) has seeped into almost every release, large or small. Recent controversy over loot boxes and in-game purchases appear to have prompted Apple to update the review guidelines for the App Store. Apple announced a sweeping revision to the guidelines for its App Store yesterday , which now includes a provision that loot boxes must be transparent about their odds. Read More

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Apple Is Buying Shazam For $400 Million

Apple Is Buying Shazam For $400 Million

Although, Siri was able to identify the songs being played with Shazam integration in 2014 itself, with the new acquisition, Apple will look to take its voice-based assistant to the next level to compete with Google and Amazon. If that is the price, it likely represents a good deal for Apple - Shazam was valued at $1 billion at its last funding round in 2015. The actual sum Apple paid for Shazam remains undisclosed, as Apple offered no details in this regard. Read More

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YouTube could launch a new music streaming service in March

YouTube could launch a new music streaming service in March

Further to that, Tencent will make its own investment in Spotify by purchasing secondary shares from existing backers. But what will this actually mean in real terms? Spotify's approach to China echoes that of other USA technology companies, including ride-hailing companies and cloud computing services, which have ultimately had to rely on local partnerships to operate. Read More

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The Game Awards 2017 Winner Is Zelda: Breath of the Wild

The Game Awards 2017 Winner Is Zelda: Breath of the Wild

The past twelve months have seen a lot of fantastic games hit shelves and online stores, making this one of the more interesting release periods in a while. Both games feature similar gameplay, with large open worlds, crafting and survival elements, and large robotic monsters that the player must find a way to overpower. Read More

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Overwatch Winter Wonderland 2017 Unveiled

Overwatch Winter Wonderland 2017 Unveiled

This event is only run for a limited time during the Christmas holidays and offers some exclusive content during this time. The event begins on December 13. Winter Wonderland's newest mode unfolds across Overwatch's Nepal Village map and pits five Meis against one yeti-themed Winston, all controlled by different players. Read More

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De Gea 'best in world' as United beat Arsenal 3-1

De Gea 'best in world' as United beat Arsenal 3-1

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger said De Gea was "absolutely outstanding". Although Antonio Valencia's early strike and Jesse Lingard's brace ultimately secured a first win for United at the Emirates Stadium since 2014, De Gea's significant contribution can not be overlooked as the no.1 was in outstanding form between the sticks - beaten only by Alexandre Lacazette's strike early in the second half. Read More

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The newest Rogue Kobolds and Catacombs card is Elven Minstrel

The newest Rogue Kobolds and Catacombs card is Elven Minstrel

If you're interested in single player content, the new Dungeon Run game mode will be added with Kobolds and Catacombs . In addition to that, players can also pre-purchase 50 packs for the low low price (sarcasm) of $49.99. Those daring enough to courageous the hazards and monstrosities of this subterranean realm will have ample chance to stuff their bags with awe-inspiring treasures in the form of 135 wondrous new cards! These cards allow the player to upgrade the effect. Read More

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HTC Vive Focus VR Headset Powered by Snapdragon 835 is Official

HTC Vive Focus VR Headset Powered by Snapdragon 835 is Official

It was unveiled through Vive Developers Conference that was held in Beijing, China. Functioning ultramodern Vive Focus on the basis of Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 835. HTC will be also bringing games and VR experiences through Vivereport on Vive Focus. The platform will make it very easy for developers to port content made for the Vive to the Vive Focus, with VR game Spark of Light for example only taking three hours. Read More

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IPhone X bug causes touch problems in cold weather

IPhone X bug causes touch problems in cold weather

Nothing in Apple's support documentation suggests there are any other changes of note; for example, the security documentation says that the security content of iOS 11.1.1 is the same as that of iOS 11.1. Others have floated the idea that most iOS device screens are unresponsive outside Apple's recommended temperature range of between 32 and 95 degrees Fahrenheit, and that it's most pronounced on a device with a physical home button. Read More

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Apple iPhone users experiencing glitch while using letter

Apple iPhone users experiencing glitch while using letter "I"

The problem has popped on both iOS 11 .1 and iOS 11 .0.3, as well as macOS. How does Apple Pay Cash work? Users can send or request money using the feature, which leverages existing payment methods added to Apple Pay. Other than the auto-correction anomaly expressed by the letter "i", it is definitely a step if not steps ahead its predecessor. This workaround fix should mean that the system prioritizes the manually-added user text replacement over the weird garbled mess that iOS is ... Read More

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Apple's iPhone X has higher margin than iPhone 8

Apple's iPhone X has higher margin than iPhone 8

The folks over at protection plan company SquareTrade put the smartphone's durability to the test, and well - the results do not warrant the $1,000 price tag. In its own drop test, CNET tossed it 3 feet to the sidewalk, and iPhone X came away with a small crack and a seperate fracture on the back of the device. Read More

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Lawmakers slam social media giants for fake news and Russian ads

Lawmakers slam social media giants for fake news and Russian ads

Verto also reported that Instagram added more than 15 million more users, based on Verto App Watch data on USA adults age 18 and older, marking an 11.6% increase from June to September. Like most of the Facebook ads, this one targeted those aged 18-65, and those who had liked the BlackMattersUS page - now known to be fake - and friends of those who had. Read More

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Things We Learned From Sony's Paris Games Week Livestream

Things We Learned From Sony's Paris Games Week Livestream

PS4 Gets Guacamelee 2 , Check Out The First Gameplay Trailer-The Metroidvania style is coming "soon" to PlayStation 4, Sony announces at Paris Games Week. 2 is in the works for PlayStation 4. Giving Call of Duty fans a first look at the Carentan map, which is a remake of an old classic. Here is the new trailer of the upcoming game. Read More

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Nintendo sneakily enabled GameCube controller support for Switch

Nintendo sneakily enabled GameCube controller support for Switch

It was a long time coming, and a necessary step to bring the Switch closer in line with the PS4 and Xbox One. Thereafter, the Switch console will read it, allowing players to use the controller for any Switch game. Another theory is that the long-awaited GameCube Virtual Console's arrival is imminent. Assuming you can get your Switch to recognize your GameCube controllers , you can then use them to play presumably any of the Switch's games - in GameXplain's video, for instance, we ... Read More

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Is this OnePlus 5T render 'leak' proof of new slim-bezel design?

Is this OnePlus 5T render 'leak' proof of new slim-bezel design?

The bezel-less display is also highlighted in the leaked OnePlus 5T renders that surfaced online recently. These leaks should be taken with a pinch of salt until there is an official announcement from the company. A new teaser image, given to Android Authority from a trusted source, gives us our best look yet at the OnePlus 5T . The major difference between the Oppo R11 and Oppo R11S could be the dual camera setup on the front, and guess what, OnePlus is also looking to add dual ... Read More

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Apple's iPhone 8 Production Reportedly Cut In Half

Apple's iPhone 8 Production Reportedly Cut In Half

Pegatron, a contract assembler, fell as much as 2.6% in early Taipei trade while Catcher Technology slipped as much as 3.6%. In fact, the iPhone X is arguably the iPhone 8's largest rival, as while Android handsets are often technically superior in hardware terms than iPhones, Apple's iOS has a very dedicated following, which is why previous iPhone models have sold well despite the lack of QHD displays and cutting-edge design. Read More

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Samsung launches NB-IoT GPS smart tag

Samsung launches NB-IoT GPS smart tag

There is also a function to request the tag's location at any given time through your smartphone which can be helpful if you've parked in a massive parking lot. Connect Tag comes with a ring that easily attaches so that it can be easily attached to bags, collars or key rings. It also feature an IP68 water and dustproof rating, which means it can survive the occasional splash. Read More

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Nubia Z17S and Nubia Z17 miniS Launched in China with Upgraded Specifications

Nubia Z17S and Nubia Z17 miniS Launched in China with Upgraded Specifications

Nubia Z17 miniS price in China is 1999 Yuan. On the camera side, the Nubia Z17 miniS has a 13MP+13MP camera on the back, which is a RGB and Monochrome sensor combination. In terms of specifications, the high-end ZTE Nubia Z17S has the following dimensions: 147.46 x 72.68 x 8.5 mm and weighs 170 grams. For the selfie enthusiasts, the device offers dual 5 MP cameras with improved selfie features with 1080p video recording capability. Read More

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Samsung CEO steps down

Samsung CEO steps down

His decision to resign comes at a time when the company tries to clean up its reputation amidst bribery case. He has represented Samsung Electronics at various occasions since the company's heir and vice chairman, Lee Jae-yong, 49, was jailed earlier this year. Read More

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Google Wallpapers gets three new categories and Pixel 2 backdrop

Google Wallpapers gets three new categories and Pixel 2 backdrop

Android users will now be able to start a video call directly from their phone, contacts or even Android applications. "We're making video calling an integrated part of your phone", Google product manager Jan Jedrzejowicz writes . That's about to change though, with Google announcing plans to do with Duo what Apple has been doing with FaceTime for years. Lastly, to try the integration using ViLTE, you and whoever you're video calling have to be on Verizon , a Google spokesperson ... Read More

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Google Discovers Russia-Backed Ads on YouTube, Gmail

Google has found evidence its platforms were exploited by Russian operatives seeking to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, The Washington Post reported on Monday. Both Twitter Inc and Facebook have said that Russian Federation bought ads and had accounts on their platforms. The company declined to comment to the Washington Post in October. Read More

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Google Pixel 2 XL Price, Specs, Pre-Orders, Features

This was further updated to 90 a few months ago when DxO Mark updated the way it tested smartphone cameras. Unlike Apple's product though, the buds are actually connected to each other, so you can't lose one. For photography iPhone X sports a 12-megapixel primary camera and a 7-megapixel front camera for selfies. Now, as in the iPhone 8 Plus the aperture of the telephoto lens is f/2.8 which is much lesser than the f/1.8 of the main wide-angle lens. Read More

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Now share Instagram Stories to Facebook

Now share Instagram Stories to Facebook

Us either. Facebook hopes to fix that with a cheat: Allowing Instagram users to cross-post their Instagram Stories to Facebook. It could also help Facebook Stories gain traction. Facebook has been aggressively pushing Stories onto all of its platforms. Initially, users could only share to friends or groups of friends. To rope in more numbers for their Stories, Instagram will now offer its members to post Stories directly to Facebook. Read More

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Question Still 'Open' About US Collusion With Russian Influence Campaign

Question Still 'Open' About US Collusion With Russian Influence Campaign

He said the panel has conducted more than 100 interviews lasting more than 250 hours in its nine-month-old investigation, and "we now have booked for the balance of this month 25 additional interviews". presidential election in an effort to skew the vote in Donald Trump's favour. "If somebody has come in and not been truthful with us, we will catch them on that, and they will come back". Read More

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Google to compete with Echo Show

Google to compete with Echo Show

Are there already too many of these devices on the market? It will also act as a smart hub, just as the screen-less Google Home does now, and include the company's Google Assistant, a rival to Amazon's Alexa and Apple's Siri. The Echo Spot, priced at $129.99 is now available for preorder and will begin shipping in December. The device will be released in the United States in the fourth quarter and in the United Kingdom next year. Read More

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Trump Waives Jones Act Amid Puerto Rico's Food And Water Crisis

Trump Waives Jones Act Amid Puerto Rico's Food And Water Crisis

In a statement about the issues, the FDA says, "We are aware of several other instances where we may soon face critical shortages if we don't find a path for removal or ways to get production back up and running". "It is meant to ensure we have enough fuel and commodities to support lifesaving efforts, respond to the storm, and restore critical services and critical infrastructure operations in the wake of these devastating storms", Duke said. Read More

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ME election system not targeted by Russian hackers

ME election system not targeted by Russian hackers

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security confirmed Friday that the state of Maine's election systems were not targeted as part of a string of cyberintrusion attempts during the 2016 general election. For the few voters who use a touch-screen system, the office says a paper audit trail verified by the voter is required. Also, amid concerns of Russian meddling in last fall's presidential election, the Wisconsin Elections Commission has created a security team and is assembling a formal ... Read More

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Facebook to Turn Over 3000 Russia-Bought Ads to Congress

Facebook to Turn Over 3000 Russia-Bought Ads to Congress

Facebook said Thursday it's handing over 3,000 Russia-linked ads to the Senate and House intelligence committees as investigators delve into what happened. The leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee have been seeking to bring Facebook executives before their committee since the company first revealed the existence of the ads two weeks ago. Read More

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Amazon Great Indian Festival kickstarts with discounts on iPhone 7 and more

Amazon Great Indian Festival kickstarts with discounts on iPhone 7 and more

If a MacBook is your target, there are a couple of deals across e-commerce platforms right. As offers on offers and deals on deals pile up, it might get a bit overwhelming to decide which product to pick. If you want to pay as little as possible for an iPhone , then the iPhone SE is down to INR 19,000 , 26% off. At Rs 39,990, one can also bag the BlackBerry KEYone limited edition. Read More

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Old iPhone apps to be killed off by Apple iOS 11

Old iPhone apps to be killed off by Apple iOS 11

The iOS 11 update is out and users are finally getting to play with the new features and hidden tricks it has to offer. After a lot of leaks, and little sneak peek at the iOS 11 at the iPhone keynote event, the new iPhone and iPad OS iteration is set to roll out tonight at 10:30PM (IST). Read More

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Billboard hints, Google Pixel 2 coming on October 4

Billboard hints, Google Pixel 2 coming on October 4

This also is likely to be the last of the major flagship phone launch of the year before we drift into the holiday craze thereafter. Just like the Google Pixel and Pixel XL , the Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 will offer similar specs. Google's control over the process made the Pixel one of the best phones available, taking Google's cameras from just okay to best in class, and putting other phones to shame with its consistently fast performance. Read More

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The Blade, WTVG-TV partner with Red Cross for Irma relief

The Blade, WTVG-TV partner with Red Cross for Irma relief

According to the Red Cross, the training will give volunteers a disaster services overview and teach them what to expect as a volunteer in a shelter. At present, the mission is simply to provide emergency shelter and food. The Red Cros says that, while the volunteers are working hard to make a difference, there's a dire need for more people to help out. Read More

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