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Facebook is popping after crushing earnings

Advertising revenue , including on mobile , is clearly key to the future. With Facebook squeezing more ads into its News Feed, and increasingly into Inst...


YouTube Ted, Google Play Music To Merge, Says Music Head Lyor Cohen

Despite confirming that YouTube Red and Google Play Music will be merged into a single streaming service, there is still no word on whether the story will b...


Wolfenstein 2 developers reveal tense Nazi encounter with a strawberry milkshake

Nazis have overrun the world, and while BJ Blazkowicz is busy igniting a new revolution in America, other freedom fighters are waging war on their own fronts. T...


New app 'BLUE' for verified Twitter users lets you 'date celebrities discreetly'

This means celebrities, journalists and other public figures with little blue checks next to their Twitter accounts will be among the eligible singles. The Lo...


Amazon wants to hire you, and 49999 others, to pack stuff

Amazon also plans on filling more than 10,000 part-time jobs at its sortation centers. Amazon has gone on a hiring spree ever since January when the company ...


WhatsApp reaches 1bn daily users, who send 55bn messages each day

Last year, the messaging app had released data suggesting that 1 billion people used WhatsApp monthly. The company also revealed that 4.5 billion photos...


IPhone 8 launch could be as late as this

Keeping up with the trend, a new report has arrived from Macotakara outlining the probability of delays and supply shortage for the initial units of the upc...


Waze is now officially available on Android Auto

Have you tried Waze for Android Auto yet? "There is no timeline in place to bring Waze to [CarPlay] as the interface does not now integrate third-party na...


Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Preview Build 16251

For now, this feature is available only in English. Linking your phone and your PC is supposed to support Microsoft's goal of making Windows 10 the center o...


Google will no Longer Display Instant Search Results as you Type

Most of the searches of Google happen on mobile devices these days.It means that instant search is finally dead. Starting 2015, the gap continued to w...


Need for Speed Payback Gets New Trailer Showing Car Customization

Completing events will let you win performance parts. In Need for Speed Payback , players can endlessly fine-tune their performance through each of the distinc...


Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer: Comrades Beta Test Scheduled

In Comrades players take their custom avatar on multiplayer quests with up to three other players. It actually sounds really full fledged, as opposed to s...


USB 3.2 Coming to Laptops with Double the Speed

It could offer up to 20Gbps transfer speeds, double what USB 3.1 Gen 2 can do. However, there's now the age-old USB 2.0, non-reversible USB 3.0, and USB 3.1 Gen...


Musk: Zuckerberg's Knowledge of Artificial Intelligence is Limited

The founder of Tesla and SpaceX Elon Musk and founder of Facebook mark Zuckerberg cannot get enough regarding the pros and cons of artificial intelligence ...


Mobile Moto Z2 Force BOGO offer is live already

The body of the device is made out of 7000-series aluminum, and the thinness of the device is really unbelievable. However, Motorola does not appear to want...


Nintendo Switch shipped an impressive 4.7m in four months

Especially considering the game is basically just a re-release of an existing Wii U title. Nintendo's operating profit during the first fiscal quarter was Y...


Killing Floor 2 is heading to Xbox One next month

A cosmetic outfit, the Wasteland Armor uniform, will also be available exclusively on Xbox One. Killing Floor 2's Summer Sideshow Event is about halfway d...


Adobe Flash Player Support Ending In 2020 - What Would We Use?

At the end of 2020, the company will stop updating and distributing the online tool, a separate plug-in that improves graphically intensive activities for web s...


Microsoft giving Paint the brush-off after 32 years

For those who didn't have access to acrylics and brushes growing up, who never cut apart potatoes as children to make stamps, Microsoft Paint was a formative ...


Here's why you should update your Apple devices immediately

In simpler words, an attacker could've gained remote access to your device without you knowing and could use your device and even steal your data. The tech gi...


YU Yunique 2 with Truecaller integration, Android 7.0 launched in India

Yu Yunique 2 is a budget smartphone with all high-end specs in this price range. The handset has been launched in two color options - Coal Black and Champagne....


Nokia's first Android flagship will be unveiled on August 16

To be precise, Nokia 8 will be released on August 16, as per a latest report. PriceEarly rumours suggest that, when it goes on sale, the Nokia 9 will feat...


JNU VC wants an Army tank on campus as inspiration

Jagadesh Kumar told ET on Monday. Asserting that such a tank will constantly remind students of the sacrifice and valour of Indian soldiers, Vice Chancellor Ja...


Chicago Cubs move into first place with 5-3 win over Cardinals

Bryant missed Friday's loss to the Cardinals with a sprained pinkie, and Cubs manager Joe Maddon said after that game the reigning NL MVP was unlikely to pl...


10 free DLC packs coming to Dying Light over the next year

One of the reasons the developers pointed to as the reason they continue to release content for a game that's been out for so long is that the player base hasn'...


Overcooked: Special Edition is Coming to Nintendo Switch This Week

Co-opperative cooking game, Overcooked , is finally making its way to the Nintendo Switch this week in the form of Overcooked : Special Edition . The Switch ...


Bungie says Destiny 2 will have over 50 cutscenes

If you didn't adore Destiny's satisfying combat the first time around, you won't like the sequel. I wish the beta had more to do, but I know it's meant to b...


Jaguar unveils its new XJR flagship model for 2018

It's a semi-separate model placed just below the Autobiography model near the top of the XJ tree, and while Jaguar isn't likely to sell vast amounts of them, it...


Samsung Galaxy S8 Active could be the best looking toughphone ever

The phone will measure 152.4 x 74.7 x 7.9 mm, and weighs 178 grams. Samsung is set to continue its line of ruggedised "Active" phones this year with the la...


Uber rival Grab to raise USD 2.5 billion in new financing

Softbank, for its part, first led Grab's $250 million Series D in 2014. It operates in 65 cities across seven countries in the region and facilitates almost...


JioPhone Booking: Jio Comes Up With 'Keep Me Posted' Facility

Significantly, even the HRD ministry's proposal to provide free Wi-Fi to central universities, which has been in the pipeline for quite some time, is also likel...


Van Dijk left out of Saints training camp amid Liverpool rumours

The Dutch defender had his head turned by Liverpool's offer and is now training separately at Southampton . This is probably due to the fact that the Merseys...


Became known the fate of smartphones running Windows 10

The story was that Clover Trail (mostly 2-in-1 system) users were faced with the following message when attempting the Windows 10 Creators Update install: " W...


Dwayne Johnson tag-teams with Siri for hilarious vid

Apple hasn't just tied up with Johnson to make a movie just for fun. Rumours about the Siri integrated wireless charging have barely subsided and now Sir...


YouTube getting rid of its video editor due to lack of use

YouTube on Thursday announced that its Video Editor and Photo slideshows tools are being retired on September 20 . As YouTube is the most popular onl...