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Galaxy S8 Active leak shows rugged design, final specs

Along with the IP68 water and dust resistance of the standard S8, the S8 Active also features a MIL-STD-810G rating, which means it can withstand harsher weathe...


Companies Say Apple Removed Their Privacy Apps From China

Virtual-private network, or VPN , applications have been removed from Apple's Chinese app store. Another company, Star VPN , tweeted that its apps were ...


Trump to Sign Russia Sanctions Bill, White House Says

The White House says President Donald Trump will sign legislation implementing tough new financial sanctions against Russian Federation. Russia's Foreign ...


OH carnival tragedy spurs ride shut down at New Jersey fairgrounds

A ride accident that claimed the life of a Columbus man at the Ohio State Fair Wednesday was on the minds of Seneca County Fair officials Thursday. Campbe...


Free download coming soon: drive Final Fantasy's "Regalia" in Forza Horizon 3

A recent patch brought the Regalia Type-D to the game, turning the luxury vehicle into an off-roader, but Forza Horizon 3 will be the only way to drive the Re...


New trailers showcase all of the game's weapons

Sometimes you'll even have to choose the right weapon for the right monster, so be sure to remember the pros and cons of each weapon. As a button masher myself,...


Dragon Quest XI Coming West In 2018: Platforms To Be Announced

As stated in a press release, more details about Dragon Quest XI will be announced in fall 2017. Practically a cultural institution back in Japan, Dragon Que...


Google blocks spyware from Play after Android users targeted

The apps were capable of surreptitiously carrying out tasks like call recording, VOIP recording, recording from the device microphone, location monitoring, taki...


Governor Walker Welcomes Foxconn to Wisconsin

Larson says Foxconn's side of the investment isn't the only historic part of the deal - and that might not necessarily be a good thing. "When they're fully bu...


All-new 2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom, the pinnacle of luxury

The new auto is exemplary Phantom in form. Although the Phantom might not be performance - after all, going fast isn't as graceful as gliding - it still fea...


Jeff overtakes Gates to become world's richest man

Forbes said Bezos' net worth was about $90.6 billion when the market opened Thursday. Microsoft's founder has held the title 18 of the last 23 years. Messr...


North Shelby, Mt Laurel libraries to host Solar Eclipse viewing parties

NASA's Eclipse Balloon Project, led by Angela Des Jardins of Montana State University , is sending more than 50 high-altitude balloons launched by student tea...


Apple is discontinuing the iPod Shuffle and Nano

The first iPod, unveiled in 2001, helped solidify Apple's rebound under the leadership of co-founder Steve Jobs. It will no longer sell them directly or restock...


Idea reports ₹815-crore loss in Q1

This loss is because of Reliance Jio , the company claims, without exclusively naming it. Analysts say India's top telcos Bharti Airtel , Vodafone and Id...


Microsoft to reward up to $250000 bounty to bug finders

This is also not the first to target Windows features - the company has launched many Windows-specific bounties starting in 2012. The software giant's exp...


SNES Classic pre-orders from Walmart were all cancelled

The retailer is cancelling several pre-orders as there was a technical glitch. Walmart's senior director for customer care, Deserie Dulaney, offered up the ...


Meizu introduced the flagship smartphone Pro 7

But the standout feature is the secondary display that sits at the back of the phones just below the dual cameras. The Meizu Pro 7 Plus is a 5.7-inch device...


California Teen Charged in Fatal Crash Recorded on Instagram

There were two more passengers in the auto. The other 14-year-old passenger in the vehicle suffered what authorities call "severe trauma" to one of her legs i...


Here's the new HTC Vive standalone virtual reality headset

For another, these VR headsets keep us tethered to desks or, at the very least, laptops. In practice, of course, that doesn't necessarily mean that games and ...


Here's Another Pixel 2 Render Video

The rear-facing camera is still in the same place, as is the fingerprint scanner, which still lives on the backside of the device. We have no information when...


Walmart Is Cancelling Some SNES Classic Edition Pre-Orders

There are also two wireless controllers included, modelled like the Sega gamepads we know and love. "So please do not worry", said the lovely Liliana P. Pre-ord...


Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition Is Coming To Nintendo Switch This September

It was accompanied by information suggesting a September 12, 2017 release date. As for multiplayer, the game will feature support for up to four players, includ...


Google's Trusted Contacts app arrives on iOS

Google has launched its Trusted Contacts location-sharing app for iOS devices , seven moths after it first arrived on Android . It sounds like a terrify...


Apple to release third-generation Watch

Quanta Computer is expected to enjoy a strong second-half 2017 thanks to rising demand for notebooks, growing server sales and the release of the next-generatio...


Thomas Lemar 'on the brink of £45m deal to join Arsenal'

Today, Arsenal are closing-in on the signing of Thomas Lemar.... It's been reported that Monaco were initially demanding £80m for the France global but are ...


Nokia 2 specifications, features spotted on benchmarking website

There is little doubt regarding the leaked phone on FCC being a new Nokia 3310 variant. On August 16 Nokia 8 will be official and all specifications will ...


Apple ordered to pay over $500m in patent dispute with university

This is in fact almost double what the former was initially told to pay the institution back in 2015. The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation held the patent o...


Chelsea could sell Kenedy after social media scandal - bookies

Kenedy was constantly booed throughout Chelsea's match against Arsenal in Beijing on Saturday, which the Blues won 3-0. On Kenedy being sent home to L...


Q2 2017: Xiaomi regains market share, Apple continues to lose ground

Based on data published by research firm IDC , Xiaomi slipped to the fifth spot in the home market as demand for its smartphones declined 40.5% YoY in Q4 2016....


YouTube Update Brings 360 Video to SHIELD Android TV

Using the Facebook 360 app , users will be able to watch Live 360 videos in a Samsung Gear VR headset, either while the video is now taking place or once i...


Kaspersky's free anti-virus software launched globally

It offers a basic file, email and web antivirus, quarantines malware and comes with automatic updates but doesn't include Parental Controls, Online Payment Prot...


House panel to hold hearing on Net Neutrality

On Tuesday, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden invited Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg , Comcast's Brian Roberts , AT&T's Randall Steph...


Male fertility alert after sperm count dives by more than half

Levine says he wanted to get a definite answer to the question of whether or not sperm counts have declined. Researchers said an increasing proportion of m...


NASA wants to bring supersonic commercial air travel to U.S. skies

The quiet supersonic technology was successfully tested with a smaller-scale model in a wind tunnel in June, and now NASA is taking bids on a full-sized demo ...


HTC U11 Sapphire Blue to go on pre-order in India

The U11 is priced at Rs 51,990 and can be purchased from HTC's e-store. Mere months after the launch of its U11 flagship, HTC has launched a more powerful v...