• Titanfall 2 Open Multiplayer Technical Test Dates Announced
Titanfall 2 Open Multiplayer Technical Test Dates Announced

The original Titanfall just had a multiplayer mode. Sure, they might get beaned in the head by an enemy pilot, but there are always those AI soldiers to pick off. Mackandlish describes the first game as reactive, where players didn't really have to plan ahead for any particular event. In a statement released today the publisher explained, "Fans wil...

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  • EU mulls stricter controls on WhatsApp, Skype
EU mulls stricter controls on WhatsApp, Skype

The European Commission plans to propose an extension of telecom regulations covering security and confidentiality of communications to web services such as Microsoft's Skype and Facebook's WhatsApp. Law enforcement and tech companies are increasingly coming to blows on encryption and privacy, and a shift in the law to govern those carrying the maj...

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  • PlayStation Event Scheduled For September 7th, Possibly A Neo Announcement
PlayStation Event Scheduled For September 7th, Possibly A Neo Announcement

There are rumors that Sony might hint some details about the PS4 Neo at either or both events, and that the big announcement will be on September 7. The original PlayStation 4 was revealed at an event in NY in 2013, and it's possible that Sony wants to do the same again this year with the Neo. Smoother-running PS4 games will be nice, generall...

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  • Samsung May Soon Launch Z2 Smartphone
Samsung May Soon Launch Z2 Smartphone

As detailed in the latest testing from DisplayMate , the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 offers an even better display than the S7 and S7 Edge. The smartphone maker launched the highly anticipated Galaxy Note 7 on August 2 and claims that the Galaxy Note 7's CPU is 31 percent more powerful and its GPU is 58 percent more capable.

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  • New Battlefield 1 Trailer Takes a Look at Weaponry
New Battlefield 1 Trailer Takes a Look at Weaponry

This will be a more up close and personal battle with melee weapons, machine guns, rifles, sidearms, and more. It's not a stretch to say that Battlefield 1 is a game specifically for the fans. After its announcement early in 2016, we officially got a look at the new game during a live stream on Twitch this past May, and it looks spectacular.

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  • Putin eager to talk trade with leaders of Iran, Azerbaijan
Putin eager to talk trade with leaders of Iran, Azerbaijan

The political dialogue, the economic relations are strengthening. Rouhani said in turn that he is glad to talk with the Russian leader. The Azerbaijani president said Karabakh conflict with Armenia has violated his country's territorial integrity for many years, adding that 20 percent of Azerbaijani land is under occupation.

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  • Top gangster shot dead in Hyderabad
Top gangster shot dead in Hyderabad

Two suspected gangsters, including a renegade Maoist, Mohammad Nayeemuddin, have been killed in an encounter in Shadnagar, 50 kilometres from Hyderabad , in Telengana. In 2007, Nayeem allegedly tricked a police team and escaped after a court appearance saying he wanted to use the toilet. He is an accused in the killing of IPS officer Vyas, surre...

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  • Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Autopilot System Saves Man's Life
Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Autopilot System Saves Man's Life

Because autopilot only works on main roads, Neally had to drive the last few metres. Unsurprisingly, Neally says that, after the pain hit, he was very distracted while driving, and perhaps not doing so safely enough to prevent an accident, so he switched to Autopilot.

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  • Officer fired round that hit child during standoff
Officer fired round that hit child during standoff

Police say 23-year-old Korryn Gaines was fatally shot Monday in her Randallstown apartment when she pointed a shotgun directly at an officer. According to online court records, he faces a preliminary hearing on September 2. People who saw the postings, Johnson said, responded by encouraging her to not to comply with police. Police have said non...

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  • India bridge collapse: 14 bodies found after buses, cars plunge into river
India bridge collapse: 14 bodies found after buses, cars plunge into river

He said the government has chose to give Rs 5 lakh to kin of the deceased in the tragedy. Apart from the two buses, at least two cars were also reported to have crashed into the river when the bridge collapsed suddenly. Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday announced a judicial probe into the Mahad bridge collapse f...

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  • Apple's new TV plan is a TV guide
Apple's new TV plan is a TV guide

There have been rumors that Apple had big plans for the Apple TV and was looking into offering up some kind of digital TV streaming service. Having run into a brick wall trying to build an OTT-TV service with national reach and access to local broadcast TV feeds, Apple is now working on a new "digital TV guide" for Apple TV boxes and other Apple ...

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  • You can unlock the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 with your eyes
You can unlock the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 with your eyes

Maybe some will judge because its size is just the same as the Note 5 and S6 Edge+. The stylus equipped smartphone will be available starting August 19, with preorders starting August 3. Both devices are expected to offer a 5.7-inch Quad HD display, but the Mi Note 2 could offer 6GB of RAM compared to Samsung's 4GB smartphone. As per the specific...

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  • Apple's iOS 10 update will add new rainbow flag and women emoji
Apple's iOS 10 update will add new rainbow flag and women emoji

At least in the beta 4 seed, only the face emoji have been refreshed with this newer style. Among the new characters are female versions of the swimmer, runner, surfer, mountain biker, weight lifter, basketball player, construction worker and detective characters.

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  • Braves acquire Matt Kemp, send Hector Olivera to San Diego
Braves acquire Matt Kemp, send Hector Olivera to San Diego

Olivera is still owed $28.5 million, though his deal will be voided if he goes to prison. Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune reported the Padres will send $10-$12 million to the Braves in this trade, meaning the Braves will have a net-gain of around $16-$18 million in payroll obligations over the next three seasons.

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  • Windows 10 free upgrade ends tomorrow - how to download and install it
Windows 10 free upgrade ends tomorrow - how to download and install it

Two further lawsuits were filed more recently, in the United States and Israel, both of which are seeking class action status . When the free upgrade offer ends tonight, Microsoft will find it more hard to continue to grow Windows 10.

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  • Telltale Unveils a New Multiplayer Mode for Their Upcoming Games
Telltale Unveils a New Multiplayer Mode for Their Upcoming Games

So to recap, this "Crowd Control" feature will be making it's debut in Telltale's Batman , and as of now will be implemented in all Telltale Games going forward. Batman will be the first of its games to support this new Crowd Play feature. "Now, from two to 2,000-plus people can help the player make decisions", said the head of Job Stauffer Com...

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  • Cyanogen is pivoting focus towards app development with substantial layoffs
Cyanogen is pivoting focus towards app development with substantial layoffs

We however noticed that Cyanogen Inc continues to have job listings for its Bangalore office. The employees were called in for meetings, sometimes in groups and were being told that they were being let go, reports AndroidPolice(AP). Cyanogen is often referred to as the most popular custom ROM for Android but the company hasn't had much succe...

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  • Growing the game: David Hearn, Mike Weir, among Canadians playing at Open
Growing the game: David Hearn, Mike Weir, among Canadians playing at Open

Hearn finished third at last year's Canadian Open, two strokes back of eventual victor Jason Day of Australia and a shot behind American Bubba Watson. But the Canadian failed to convert a birdie on the final three holes and was passed by both Day and Watson to become the latest Canuck to endure at close call at the national open.

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  • Watching Netflix on Windows 10? Stick With IE, Edge, Microsoft Says
Watching Netflix on Windows 10? Stick With IE, Edge, Microsoft Says

Of course, if you've downloaded it before, you can also get it through the My Library section of the Store. In addition, partners will also be able to provide users with one contract, one view of their subscriptions and usage, one support contract, and one simplified bill for the new offering.

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  • Pokemon GO Features Safe-Guards Against GPS Spoofing
Pokemon GO Features Safe-Guards Against GPS Spoofing

We asked Patrick Moorhead, founder and principal analyst at Moor Insights & Strategy, if the various downsides to playing Pokemon Go should be cause for alarm. In downtown St. Joseph, 8-year-old Lydia Ballinger is playing " Pokemon Go " with her parents, who are trying to keep up with her. "Even as a kid, you would wish something like this would ...

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  • Facebook to deploy 'secret conversation' feature on site
Facebook to deploy 'secret conversation' feature on site

Raul Castanon-Martinez, senior analyst for enterprise mobility at 451 Research, told us that the decision to add encryption to Messenger was something Facebook needed to do to catch up with the other messaging apps on the market. If you or your friend switch devices during a secret conversation , then the existing messages or cryptograph...

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  • Facebook Offers End-To-End Encryption Option In Messenger
Facebook Offers End-To-End Encryption Option In Messenger

Leach said encrypting Messenger is a tougher challenge than WhatsApp because the service is widely used via browsers on personal computers, as well as on smartphones. because after some time it will delete that messages . Marcus is not wrong about the sheer volume of Facebook users. With the secret conversations option rolling out, t...

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  • Ex-Barclays traders sentenced to years in prison for Libor-rigging
Ex-Barclays traders sentenced to years in prison for Libor-rigging

Jonathan Mathew, a rate submitter, received a four-year sentence, as did his former boss, Peter Johnson, who had pleaded guilty in 2014. The prosecution claimed traders Merchant, Pabon, Reich and Contogoulas requested rate submitters Mathew and Johnson set rates at a level that suited them.

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  • USA has more untapped oil than Saudi Arabia, Russia
USA has more untapped oil than Saudi Arabia, Russia

That's according to a new report from Rystad Energy that estimates the U.S.is sitting on an incredible 264 billion barrels of oil reserves. "Texas alone holds more than 60 billion barrels of shale oil", said the analysis from Rystad Energy.

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  • (Euro 2016) Bale, Ronaldo will put friendship aside - Coleman
(Euro 2016) Bale, Ronaldo will put friendship aside - Coleman

Wales have arrived back at their training base after securing their place in the semi-finals of Euro 2016 . The battle between Bale and Ronaldo will take centre stage, with some pundits even predicting that the victor could land the Ballon D'Or award this year following Real's Champions League triumph.

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  • Undocumented Immigrants in the Tri-Cities React to Supreme Court Decision
Undocumented Immigrants in the Tri-Cities React to Supreme Court Decision

According to reports , Presumptive Democratic U.S. Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called the ruling "heartbreaking" and said, "Today's deadlocked decision from the Supreme Court is unacceptable, and show us all just how high the stakes are in this election".

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  • Germany vs. Italy Penalty Shootout Decides Euro Quarterfinal
Germany vs. Italy Penalty Shootout Decides Euro Quarterfinal

Germany , the 2014 World Cup winners, go into the match as favourites but have never beaten Italy in eight previous attempts in major finals. So far at this European Championship both teams have excited me. Special mentions also go to Boateng and Mats Hummels , who have formed a formidable partnership in the centre of defence and will need t...

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  • Alleged Specs of the Bigger HTC Nexus Sibling Codenamed Marlin Leaked
Alleged Specs of the Bigger HTC Nexus Sibling Codenamed Marlin Leaked

While details on the latest in the Nexus range has still yet to be confirmed, most rumors do point to two Nexus smartphone for 2016 and both being manufactured by HTC. One of them is codenamed "Sailfish", which will reportedly be made by HTC . What we do think we know, is that it very well could be the same processor as is in the smaller "sailfish...

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  • AMD Radeon RX 480 Details Ahead Of June 29 Launch
AMD Radeon RX 480 Details Ahead Of June 29 Launch

While my testing of the RX 480 hasn't been that extensive (I've run into motherboard compatibility issues that will be resolved shortly), in my experience, AMD's latest Polaris architecture-based silicon can handle high-end gaming easily and most VR experience (through the HTC Vive) with few issues.

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  • Microsoft offers a Surfrace Pro 4 and Xbox One bundle
Microsoft offers a Surfrace Pro 4 and Xbox One bundle

That way, the Surface AIO PC could placate the market until the arrival of the Surface Book 2 early next year. Last October, Microsoft surprised attendees of a hardware event in New York City by unveiling its first-ever laptop, the Surface Book.

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  • Hamilton sees grid penalties coming his way
Hamilton sees grid penalties coming his way

Nico Rosberg's victory at the European Grand Prix in Azerbaijan a fortnight ago signalled a return to form after back-to-back wins for Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton. He has to show he deserves to stay otherwise I think he wont want to continue. "I will try to find a circuit where I feel like I can get furthest up and maybe a track where I ca...

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  • Google releases Android N's new nickname
Google releases Android N's new nickname

The company also revealed its latest Android statue in front of Google headquarters. Google officially announced the name via social network Twitter, thanking all the users for the Android N name suggestions. This was a clear departure from previous practice where upcoming versions of Android OS were released at Google I/O, its annual develop...

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  • Evernote Raises Prices for Service, Restricts Devices for Free Users
Evernote Raises Prices for Service, Restricts Devices for Free Users

Evernote Premium will now cost $89.99 a year, with its full set of tools created to help you go paperless and take ideas into action across all your devices. The Plus plan will now be $34.99 per year, up from $24.99 yearly (monthly $3.99 from $2.99). Evernote says that these pricing changes reflect the "significant investment of energy, time, a...

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  • Forced Windows 10 upgrades finally bit Microsoft in the ass
Forced Windows 10 upgrades finally bit Microsoft in the ass

According to Microsoft , in the same month the new OS actually claimed 30 percent of the market. Power users will know this old Windows trick. During an upgrade, the Windows 10 setup program confirms that the underlying copy of Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 is properly activated.

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  • Kris Bryant hits 3 homers as Cubs, Arrieta beat Reds 11-8
Kris Bryant hits 3 homers as Cubs, Arrieta beat Reds 11-8

Arrieta hit an opposite-field drive - his fourth career home run - off Michael Lorenzen. NEW YORK - Texas was annoyed with one out in the top of the ninth inning when New York asked for the tarp to be put on the field because Aroldis Chapman could not grip the ball.

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