• Apple pledges to make eco-friendly iPhones and stop mining soon
Apple pledges to make eco-friendly iPhones and stop mining soon

Apple is testing a more advanced camera sensors for the iPhone 8. The iPhone 8 is expected on the 10th anniversary device this fall. For every 100,000 iPhone 6 devices produced, Liam can recover 1,900kg of Aluminium, 800kg of Copper, 0.3kg of Gold, 55kg of Tin, 550kg of Cobalt, and 24kg of Rare Earth Elements.

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  • Major Windows 10 updates will come twice a year, Microsoft promises
Major Windows 10 updates will come twice a year, Microsoft promises

Caldas said System Center Configuration Manager will support the aligned update model, thereby making both Office 365 ProPlus and Windows 10 easier to deploy and keep up to date. Fans are expecting things like a new Project NEON design language, a shell that's adaptable to different devices and form factors, the x86 app emulation on ARM devices...

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  • Bose headphones spy on listeners: lawsuit
Bose headphones spy on listeners: lawsuit

Last month, for instance, a "smart sex toy" maker called We-Vibe agreed to pay around $3.75 million to settle claims its app had illegally collected information about how its customers used the product. "And that's just a small sampling of what can be learned from one's music preferences". After paying $350 for his QuietComfort 35 headphones , Z...

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  • 'Mr. President, I'm Sorry:' Clinton Apologized To Obama After Crushing Election Loss
'Mr. President, I'm Sorry:' Clinton Apologized To Obama After Crushing Election Loss

The call with Schale marks the beginning of a riveting account of the final, terrible hours of Clinton's long pursuit of the presidency, as told by reporters Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes in their insidery new book, " Shattered ". They were proposing Clinton do a series of interviews with television "beat reporters", the journalists who covere...

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  • 'KUWTK': Kim Struggles With Kanye's Hospitalization, Says She's 'Emotionally Drained and Exhausted'
'KUWTK': Kim Struggles With Kanye's Hospitalization, Says She's 'Emotionally Drained and Exhausted'

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have a lot of differences when it comes to having a third child. "I'm not in the mood to get into it right now... but it will be okay", Kim tells Khloé . The scene shows a friend of Kanye calling his wife to let her know the bad news. In previous years, the family, including Kim's mother and sisters, have been spott...

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  • Google agrees $7.8 million antitrust settlement with Russian Federation
Google agrees $7.8 million antitrust settlement with Russian Federation

Today Google's Android is in the spotlight in Russia.it's being reported that Russian anti-monopoly watchdog FAS and Alphabet Inc's Google have reached an out-of-court settlement in a dispute over the tech giant's Android operating system, FAS said on Monday.

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  • Pentagon Deploys Troops to Somalia
Pentagon Deploys Troops to Somalia

The new deployment, which US African Command (AFRICOM) is presented as a simple training operation , will be the first time US ground troops are officially deployed to Somalia, though of course the US has had some special forces present on the ground on and off, conducting occasional operations and spotting for US airstrikes.

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  • Here's how to turn on YouTube's hidden Dark Mode
Here's how to turn on YouTube's hidden Dark Mode

The discovery was made and publicised by a Reddit poster and will turn those retina-blasting white spaces into gray and black. But since most websites are a bright white, including YouTube , there's not much you can do, right? That said, you're welcome to enable "dark mode" any time you want, if you prefer the contrast provided by its color sc...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S7 Run Into Problems, Post-Android 7.0 Nougat Update
Samsung Galaxy S7 Run Into Problems, Post-Android 7.0 Nougat Update

We know that the next version of Android is still months away, and the Galaxy S8 hasn't even officially hit store shelves yet. If you are notified of the update, be sure to have a bit of room on your device, as the update weighs in at over 1GB.

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  • OnePlus 5 to feature 8GB RAM, Snapdragon 835 processor
OnePlus 5 to feature 8GB RAM, Snapdragon 835 processor

Just like the company's earlier OnePlus 3 smartphone which was one of the first handsets to come with 6GB of RAM, with 8GB RAM OnePlus 5 also might be first of the handsets to come with such a huge memory configuration. Samsung , in turn, has been hoarding the processor for its new flagship Galaxy S8. The fingerprint will be repositioned to the...

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  • Apple's Launch Of Its iPhone 8 Could Be Delayed
Apple's Launch Of Its iPhone 8 Could Be Delayed

Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) screens are especially used in smart TV's because they offer high quality picture and motion-making it ideal for watching without reducing too much power. It has been previously rumored Apple would embed Touch ID into the iPhone 8's display, but making that plain a reality is causing some headaches for Apple ,...

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  • Jeep to reveal 707-horsepower SUV
Jeep to reveal 707-horsepower SUV

With its eight-speed automatic transmission , the Trackhawk runs from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 3.5 seconds, maxes out at 180 MPH, and can do the quarter-mile in 11.6 seconds. If you're insane enough to take this thing off-road, the Trackhawk comes with the Quadra-Trac four-wheel-drive system, although it's worth noting that the whole vehicle si...

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  • Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down
Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

Nunes said Democrats on the committee have not given him a witness list and claimed they have done "very little" to look through documents provided by intelligence agencies. Nunes would not name the source of the information, nor would he disclose who invited him on the White House grounds for the meeting. The controversy over the canceled publ...

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  • Peggy Whitson breaks an ISS record
Peggy Whitson breaks an ISS record

Flight Engineer Peggy Whitson has been granted a three-month extension to her already record-breaking career aboard the station. The decision came from a Soyus seat that will be left empty by the Jack Fischer of NASA and Fyodor Yurchikhin of Roscosmos on April 20.

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  • Streaming Service Company May Go Public Via Direct Listing
Streaming Service Company May Go Public Via Direct Listing

Instead, the music streaming service is considering a direct listing, in which the company would simply register its shares on a public exchange and let them trade freely, people familiar with the matter told WSJ . As more Silicon Valley startups eschew the expense, uncertainty and scrutiny an IPO brings, companies are choosing to stay private lo...

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  • Sensex remains in red as RBI keeps rate unchanged
Sensex remains in red as RBI keeps rate unchanged

The Sensex at the BSE closed 47 points or 0.16 per cent down at 29,927 while the NSE Nifty ended three points lower at 9,262. Hope of the implementation of Goods and Service Tax (GST) Bills soon and a sense of squeezing liquidity out of the system in the RBI's monetary policy on Thursday helped the BSE Sensex hit a record high of 30,007.48 in int...

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  • Twitter challenges US order for anti-Trump user records
Twitter challenges US order for anti-Trump user records

Department of Homeland Security office and other defendants didn't provide any actual evidence that the people behind the account are guilty of any civil or criminal wrongdoing and that instead, the government is trying to silence constitutionally protected dissenting opinions.

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  • Microsoft Promotes Windows 10 Creators Update to the Release Preview Ring
Microsoft Promotes Windows 10 Creators Update to the Release Preview Ring

Some of those features are already arriving on the Xbox One, including an overhauled dashboard and Beam streaming. This allows players to easily manage controls of their music, take screenshots and record video. It now is available on the Xbox One for fans finally. Blu-ray player bitstream passthrough: The Blu-ray disc player on Xbox One no...

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  • Knicks PG Rose to have knee surgery, miss rest of season
Knicks PG Rose to have knee surgery, miss rest of season

He missed the entire 2012-13 season, played only 10 games the following season, and missed substantial time in every season since. Rose had a PER of 17.1, which is highest total since his last All-Star season in 11-12 when he had a mark of 23.0.

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  • Ford Issues Four Recalls In North America, Over 442000 Vehicles Affected
Ford Issues Four Recalls In North America, Over 442000 Vehicles Affected

The recall includes about 230,000 2014 Ford Escape, 2014-15 Ford Fiesta ST, 2013-14 Ford Fusion and 2013-15 Ford Transit Connect vehicles equipped with 1.6-liter GTDI engines. The door may suddenly open while driving, rebound while closing, or be hard to close. Ford said it not aware of any crashes or injuries associated with this issue.

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  • ICICI Bank joins hands with Truecaller for UPI-based mobile payment service
ICICI Bank joins hands with Truecaller for UPI-based mobile payment service

Truecaller has also announced a strategic agreement to integrate Google Duo , a high quality video calling service, within the Truecaller app. Initially, it will be a permission-based service, which means that the app has to ask the user if he or she would like to share certain details with the public.

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  • Half of Android devices failed to get security updates past year
Half of Android devices failed to get security updates past year

While Nexus and Pixel handsets continue to get automatic updates, third-party devices continue to be slave to the whims of the manufacturer and it is this that Google is working to overcome. Instead of seeing the notification taking up much space, you will now see a small bar that is half in size of standard notifications. We're just scratching...

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  • YouTube's hate speech problem is scaring off advertisers
YouTube's hate speech problem is scaring off advertisers

Like AT&T , most companies are only pulling their ads from YouTube and will continue to place ads on Google's search platforms, which remain the biggest source of revenue for Google's parent company, Alphabet . Such placements represent violations of their agreements with Google, according to the companies. "What we do is, we match ads and the ...

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  • GOP Senators Vote to Repeal Rules Protecting Your Private Internet Browsing History
GOP Senators Vote to Repeal Rules Protecting Your Private Internet Browsing History

The resolution will now proceed to the House, where it is also expected to pass. The resolution nullifies the regulations passed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in October, requiring internet service providers (ISPs) like Comcast, as well as mobile data carriers like Verizon Wireless, to get a customer's permission before sharing...

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  • Red Dead Redemption Being Modded Into GTA 5
Red Dead Redemption Being Modded Into GTA 5

As mentioned earlier on Rockstar Games' official website, the next update will add 20 new custom made tracks for the unique abilities of vehicles. This new perspective is a significant departure from the classic third-person mode the "Grand Theft Auto" franchise has been known for since "GTA 3".

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  • Google Finds A Way To Shrink JPEGs By 35 Percent
Google Finds A Way To Shrink JPEGs By 35 Percent

This new algorithm is expected to make it a lot faster to load web pages as the overall file size will go down significantly once it gets implemented. Per the example below, the uncompressed image is on the left, libjpeg-shrunk in the center and Guetzli-treated on the right. The underlying compression algorithms behind popular implementations o...

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  • Google vows to change ad policy after boycotts in UK
Google vows to change ad policy after boycotts in UK

Rape apologists, anti-Semites and hate preachers were receiving payouts from publicly subsidised adverts on the Google-run video platform YouTube, according to the newspaper. Sir Martin Sorrell, the head of global ad agency WPP , told news site Business Insider that the advertising controversy reinforces his point that Google and Facebook and ...

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  • Honda Launches WR-V Compact SUV, Prices Start from Rs 7.75 Lakh
Honda Launches WR-V Compact SUV, Prices Start from Rs 7.75 Lakh

The WR-V gets an added electrically operated sunroof in the top-spec model bringing it closer to the Honda City on the features list. The interior of the new Honda WR-V feature the dashboard loaded with dials, centre console and the steering wheel which is same as available in Honda Jazz.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date, Specs And Colors Confirmed?
Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date, Specs And Colors Confirmed?

This leaker is known to have delivered pretty substantial information in the past, and it seems that his latest attempt to reveal the Galaxy S8 could be equally valid. These handsets are also believed to be equipped with 4 GB of RAM and it might be engineered with either Exynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835 chipset depending on the market it will be sold.

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  • Hailing 'Israeli genius,' PM congratulates Mobileye on Intel deal
Hailing 'Israeli genius,' PM congratulates Mobileye on Intel deal

As the two companies have been partnered for some time now, the takeover was not entirely unexpected, but generally market observers, as well as shareholders, seem to be taking Intel's foray into the automotive market positively. "Together, we can accelerate the future of autonomous driving with improved performance in a cloud-to-car solution a...

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  • Axeman Injures Several at German Train Station, Two Arrested
Axeman Injures Several at German Train Station, Two Arrested

Rail traffic was stopped at the station as helicopters scoured overhead and police were deployed in the area of the attack, the Bild daily reported . One person was arrested but police didn't identify the suspect. December saw the worst Islamic State-claimed attack when Tunisian Anis Amri, 24, drove a hijacked truck into a packed Berlin Christ...

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  • SAP to offer its business apps on Google Cloud
SAP to offer its business apps on Google Cloud

The company's CIO Darryl West explained that the firm has looked to Google for cloud services, due to its integration with data platforms like Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark . SAP also uses cloud services from Amazon and Azure . But it's a major checkbox for enterprises, which depend on SAP as much as any other company for their basic business ap...

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  • Best Nintendo Switch Screen Protectors & Why You Need One
Best Nintendo Switch Screen Protectors & Why You Need One

That Breath of the Wild was Switch's most popular software during its launch weekend came as little surprise to anyone who has followed the game. As The Verge notes, PC games don't recognize the Joy-Cons as viable controllers, which means you'll need to use a program like JoyToKey if you want to play with the Switch controllers on your co...

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  • China's Defense Budget to Rise 7 Percent
China's Defense Budget to Rise 7 Percent

China's military budget, the world's second largest, though still far behind that of the United States, grew by 7.6 percent a year ago and 10.1 percent in 2015. This week influential state-run tabloid the Global Times called for a rise of at least 10 percent to deal with the uncertainty brought by Trump, and a retired senior general told Hong Kong ...

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  • Over 84% polling in first phase in Manipur
Over 84% polling in first phase in Manipur

Polls were held in six districts in the state including Imphal East, Imphal West and Bishnupur. Manipur will vote for the second phase of the assembly elections on March 8 and the votes will be counted on March 11. State chief electoral officer (CEO) Vivek Kumar Dewangan said elaborate arrangements have been made to ensure free, fair and peacef...

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