Thanksgiving, Black Friday online sales soar to record highs

Adobe released initial online shopping data on Thursday, noting that there was already almost $360 million in sales as of 7 a.m. PT - up 17.6 percent from past year. Deal comparison website Cyber Monday Hero has found the best Microsoft Surface Pro C... More..

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'Light Pollution': Earth's Night Skies Are Greatly Enveloped With Artificial Lighting
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

'Light Pollution': Earth's Night Skies Are Greatly Enveloped With Artificial Lighting

Thanks to electric lights, outdoor lighting grew at a rate of 3 percent to 6 percent annually in the second half of the 20th century. This graph illustrates the changes in the artificially lit surface of Eart...More..

Uber paid hackers to keep data breach quiet
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Uber paid hackers to keep data breach quiet

Uber is facing investigation after revealing that it suffered a massive data breach affecting 57 million people - but kept the details quiet for more than a year. And violations of FTC consent orders can resu...More..

Pascal: Super Eagles Not Bothered By Drop In FIFA Ranking
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Pascal: Super Eagles Not Bothered By Drop In FIFA Ranking

The All Whites could claim they would be the fairest decision since they were knocked out by Peru. Peruvian national newspaper Libero is reporting congresswoman Paloma Noceda has proposed a new bill, which ...More..

First Observable Species Evolution Takes Place in Galapagos
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

First Observable Species Evolution Takes Place in Galapagos

Researchers at Princeton University and the University of Uppsala have been studying the finches on the Galapagos Islands in the Pacific Ocean for decades. The distant setting has permitted the researchers to e...More..

This PS4 Slim price-crash over at Amazon is unmissable for gamers
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

This PS4 Slim price-crash over at Amazon is unmissable for gamers

It's an upgrade over the original with the exact same compatibility, and the 500GB model is on sale all over the place during Black Friday . Toys R Us is offering $50 off all of its Xbox One S bundles thr...More..

Amazon Launches New, Secret Cloud Service For Intelligence Agencies
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Amazon Launches New, Secret Cloud Service For Intelligence Agencies

The new Secret Region complements the existing AWS Top Secret Region that was first made available in 2014. Amazon today announced that its AWS cloud computing service now offers a new region designed s...More..

Padmavati row: After Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat bans the film
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Padmavati row: After Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat bans the film

The film has been riddled by controversy for a long time and the makers have pushed the release of the film to next year. The film is unlikely to release in the country before it comes out in India and the make...More..

Pradyuman murder case: Gurugram court grants bail to bus conductor
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Pradyuman murder case: Gurugram court grants bail to bus conductor

Ashok's wife laid blame that the police injected Ashok as well. The CBI also rejected the Gurgaon Police theory that Ashok killed Pradyuman after attempting to sexually abuse the boy, but stopped short of g...More..

Student interns 'worked illegal hours' at iPhone factory
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Student interns 'worked illegal hours' at iPhone factory

Such long work days are illegal for student interns as per China's laws. Foxconn, the company that manufactures numerous parts for Apple's iPhones, has stopped the illegal overtime that was being worked by yo...More..

Google admits it tracked user location data
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Google admits it tracked user location data

Android phone users may turn off their location services settings, take out their SIM card or restore their device to factory settings, but Google still collects their location data, according to a new repor...More..

Now you can buy a OnePlus 5T
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Now you can buy a OnePlus 5T

In burn test, the YouTuber torched the OnePlus 5T display using a lighter, under which the display survived for 20 seconds and end up with a white spot at the centre. As Pei mentioned, they aren't even sure i...More..

Apple Buys Canadian AR Headset Startup Vrvana For $30M
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Apple Buys Canadian AR Headset Startup Vrvana For $30M

Vrvana is known for its AR headset called Totem, which is still in the process of being developed. While camera-based mixed reality solutions have previously been criticized for featuring a nausea-inducing la...More..

Known interstellar asteroid is a unique and shaped like a cigar
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Known interstellar asteroid is a unique and shaped like a cigar

This could back up some theories that life on earth began with organic molecules travelling to our little planet from another solar system on an asteroid. That means this visitor could carry the secrets to ho...More..

Samsung Galaxy A5, A7 (2018) mid-range smartphones: All you need to know
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Samsung Galaxy A5, A7 (2018) mid-range smartphones: All you need to know

Although, the support page doesn't provide specifications of the device, it does confirm the existence of a foldable smartphone . Some previous rumours claimed that the Galaxy S9 with a substrate-like PC...More..

IOS and Android get Nintendo app ahead of release date
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

IOS and Android get Nintendo app ahead of release date

Those looking to cash in some My Nintendo points will be thrilled to know that those missions and rewards are live as well. In September, after announcing a release date for a major update to Super Mario R...More..

OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T getting Android Oero update soon
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T getting Android Oero update soon

This makes OnePlus one of the first smartphone manufacturers to start rolling out the Android Oreo upgrade. However, while this no doubt is the piece of news that current owners of the OnePlus 3 and 3T ...More..

Scientists say there will be more earthquakes next year
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Scientists say there will be more earthquakes next year

Researchers looked at earthquakes of magnitude seven and greater that had occurred since 1900. Exactly why decreases in day length should be linked to earthquakes is unclear although scientists suspect th...More..

Harvey Weinstein's 91-Name Hitlist, Revealed
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Harvey Weinstein's 91-Name Hitlist, Revealed

Among them were Rose McGowan , Sophie Dix , and Laura Madden , all of whom have accused the producer of sexual harassment. The document was compiled in early 2017 and distributed to a team complied by th...More..

Google will remove apps that misuse Android Accessibility Services from Google Play
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Google will remove apps that misuse Android Accessibility Services from Google Play

If they want to continue hosting their app there, they will now be required to show a visible explainer to users as to how and why they are using the feature. See also: Can Google win its battle with Android m...More..