Apple HomePod available February 9: Australian Price $499

Measuring 7 inches tall, the cylindrical HomePod is created to integrate with Apple Music , allowing users to call up songs and other music information with voice commands through Siri . The HomePod is powered by Apple's A8 chip, and it is eq... More..

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Google Play Books now offers audiobooks with Assistant and Cast support
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Google Play Books now offers audiobooks with Assistant and Cast support

The audiobook playback will also sync across devices , so you can just pick up where you left off no matter what device you're using. Google's Audiobooks are available for Web users and as well as for users ...More..

More Details About The New Apple HomePod Revealed
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

More Details About The New Apple HomePod Revealed

Although at US$349, the HomePod has a higher price than its competitor the Amazon Echo at US$179, the device is expected to maintain Apple's philosophy of meeting the needs of the user. It's already 2018 ...More..

Galaxy S9 camera tech may have just been outed by Samsung
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Galaxy S9 camera tech may have just been outed by Samsung

It will come with a 5.5 inch HD display with at least 5 finger gesture support. Samsung reportedly found the fingerprint sensors disrupted the quality of its already-perfected OLED display technology. Meanwhi...More..

Sainz wins Dakar Rally
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Sainz wins Dakar Rally

Although Sainz and his team took home the overall victory, the race was not without its drama. His first title was in 2010 when he drove for Volkswagen in the second South American edition of the rally . W...More..

Scarlett Johansson Tells James Franco She Wants Her Time's Up Pin Back
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Scarlett Johansson Tells James Franco She Wants Her Time's Up Pin Back

Scarlett Johansson has sensationally accused her Hollywood acting colleague of being a hypocrite for "privately preying on people who have no power". Franco subsequently skipped the Critics' Choice Awards, w...More..

Mobile wins five of six OpenSignal network awards, AT&T takes latency crown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Mobile wins five of six OpenSignal network awards, AT&T takes latency crown

The second report for 2017 had T-Mobile on top after winning five different categories, failing to finish first on just one. In this case, OpenSignal's report includes a sample period between October 1, 201...More..

No-Checkout 'Amazon Go' Store Opens Monday in Seattle
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

No-Checkout 'Amazon Go' Store Opens Monday in Seattle

You scan a special Amazon Go app on the way in to get access to the store. Instead, a smartphone app, hundreds of regular and infrared cameras on the ceiling (black on black, so they blend in), computer-visio...More..

Alabama
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Alabama "out" of Amazon second headquarters consideration

The company plans to make a decision this year and will continue discussions with the finalists, it said in a statement Thursday. It received 238 proposals, many with financial incentives. The tantalizing pro...More..

Google and Tencent forge new tech partnership
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Google and Tencent forge new tech partnership

Both companies are open to future deeper collaboration on innovative technologies, according to the agreement. For Google, the agreement represents further headway into China without relying on the banned Goo...More..

Your Artwork Selfie: The Google App Everybody Downloaded
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Your Artwork Selfie: The Google App Everybody Downloaded

It will then present you and your fine art twin side-by-side, along with a percentage match. This surge in popularity came as a result of the latest addition to the app that provided its users the opportunity t...More..

After conquering the world, WhatsApp looks to small businesses
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

After conquering the world, WhatsApp looks to small businesses

The company has highlighted few benefits about the application on its official blog . Marketers can use the app to create business-specific WhatsApp profiles that can feature a description of the business ...More..

Nintendo Labo Pre-orders Available On Amazon
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Nintendo Labo Pre-orders Available On Amazon

Make a piano, with the Switch's screen for music! These toy kits will be priced in the $70-$80 range, which will inevitably boost the resounding success of the company and its latest foray into the gaming sph...More..

Apple 'text bomb' can crash iPhones with a single message
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Apple 'text bomb' can crash iPhones with a single message

Named the chaiOS message bug , the issue occurs when users receive a certain text message with what looks like undiscernable text. The link redirects the reader to a page stored on GitHub , and the pa...More..

Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime unveiled in India with Samsung Mall pre-installed
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime unveiled in India with Samsung Mall pre-installed

The phone is "one of the most affordable Samsung devices" that have the support of Samsung Pay Mini , the brand's signature payment service. "From day to night, the front and rear cameras would ensure th...More..

Blaze Bernstein stabbed at least 20 times in possible act of rage
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Blaze Bernstein stabbed at least 20 times in possible act of rage

Los Angeles reported that criminal charges were slated to be filed against Samuel Lincoln Woodward, a 20-year-old man arrested in connection with Bernstein's death. "We are saddened to hear, on the day we la...More..

Google will construct three new undersea cables in 2019
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Google will construct three new undersea cables in 2019

In total, Google will have installed seven new submarine cables in 2018 and 2019. The remaining two cables will be constructed in collaboration with a number of other parties, with the U.S. All told , includ...More..

This Google Arts & Culture App Meme is Quite Good
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

This Google Arts & Culture App Meme is Quite Good

As is shown when the app is doing its processing, it's basically using measurements on your face (which shouldn't change regardless of how you hold your head), then using those numbers against its library of ...More..

Ford Mustang Bullitt Video Review
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Ford Mustang Bullitt Video Review

This is the third time a Bullitt Mustang has been offered as a special edition. After a brief rundown of the tribute car's particulars, another short film was shown in which Molly was introduced to the actua...More..

Hyundai Veloster N brings Korean performance to the US
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Hyundai Veloster N brings Korean performance to the US

The Veloster N is the second model to emerge from Hyundai's new performance division, and the first to be sold in the US. The aggressive roofline-lower for 2019-and flared wheel arches still dominate the ...More..

Honda Accord, Lincoln Navigator and Volvo XC60 Take top Honors at NAIAS
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Honda Accord, Lincoln Navigator and Volvo XC60 Take top Honors at NAIAS

This marked the second year that the prestigious awards had three winners instead of two, as the Truck/Utility class had been split two years ago. The Accord, which went on sale last fall, is among many revam...More..

Facebook to show more content from friends, less from publishers and brands
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Facebook to show more content from friends, less from publishers and brands

Yes. People who want to see more posts from Pages they follow can choose See First in News Feed Preferences to make sure they always see posts from their favorite Pages . Live videos generating discussio...More..

Google Reveals How it Protected Gmail from Spectre and Meltdown
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Google Reveals How it Protected Gmail from Spectre and Meltdown

The Meltdown and Spectre patches that Intel have so far released apparently do more than just degrade the speed of machines, though. In the fallout of the discovery of Spectre and Meltdown , companie...More..

LG Shows Off 65-Inch OLED TV That Rolls Up
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

LG Shows Off 65-Inch OLED TV That Rolls Up

The company is now teasing a 65-inch 4k OLED display that can roll up into a tube. Besides the 65-inch UHD rollable LG OLED display and the 88-inch 8K display, LG will also show off a 55-inch transparent disp...More..

Pending charges in 911 hoax introduces swatting into lexicon of many Calgarians
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Pending charges in 911 hoax introduces swatting into lexicon of many Calgarians

The California man accused of making a phony 911 call that led to the fatal police shooting of a 28-year-old man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter . Barriss had a reputation for helping people g...More..