• Realme X2 Pro with 64MP quad cam to be launched tomorrow: Expected price, specs 19 Nov 2019 12:18 A teaser on Flipkart revealed that RealMe's flagship phone X2 Pro will be launched on the e-commerce website and on realme.com tomorrow, November 20 at 12:30 pm (IST). The device will come with a mega 64MP-quad camera setup at the back and a 6-MP Sony …
  • Highs near 70 Tuesday before snow returns; Thursday is Pinpoint Weather Alert Day 19 Nov 2019 12:15 Please enable Javascript to watch this video DENVER-- Expect another abnormally warm day Tuesday at 68 degrees in Denver, Boulder, Loveland and Fort Collins.  A big wave cloud will sit over the Front Range blocking some sunshine. The mountains stay partly …
  • You’re not my dad, Apple 19 Nov 2019 12:14 Do not vape ‘em if you got ‘em because Apple has taken App Store action again and has removed vaping apps. If you’re not into vaping, it’s pretty easy to cheer this action. For starters, some vaping companies are terrible people. Second, some kinds of …
  • How to watch Tuesday's impeachment hearings 19 Nov 2019 12:11 In the morning, Jennifer Williams, an aide to Vice President Mike Pence and a career foreign service officer, and Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, the National Security Council's top Ukraine expert, will testify first. In the afternoon at a separate hearing …
  • Samsung shakes things up for Galaxy S11 and next Fold's interface 19 Nov 2019 12:11 Samsung's One UI 2 brings refinements and more ease of use to last year's One UI interface. Samsung In the last year, Samsung phones like the Galaxy Fold and S10 underwent as big of a transformation on the software side as they did on hardware. …
  • Microsoft is killing off Cortana on Android and iOS from January 19 Nov 2019 12:07 MICROSOFT HAS DUSTED OFF its little white flag with a massive climb-down over one of its hero products. Cortana, the company's AI-powered virtual assistant, will be withdrawn from app stores in January, turning it from a multi-platform assistant to a …
  • Amazon Expands Free Music Streaming Service 19 Nov 2019 12:04 Amazon has expanded its free music streaming service, which will now be available on more iOS and Android devices and Fire TV. In a statement, the e-commerce giant said that customers, who do not have a Prime membership, or Amazon Music Unlimited …
  • From 70 today to rain/snow Wednesday 19 Nov 2019 12:04 × From 70 today to rain/snow Wednesday Expect another abnormally warm day today at 68° in Denver, Boulder, Loveland and Fort Collins.  A big wave cloud will sit over the Front Range blocking some sunshine. The Mountains stay partly cloudy with mild …
  • Brands cut ties with Prince Andrew after Jeffrey Epstein TV interview on BBC Newsnight 19 Nov 2019 11:57 The backlash against Prince Andrew is continuing after a major accountancy firm announced it would be withdrawing its sponsorship of his flagship business project following his interview over his friendship with paedophile Jeffrey Epstein. KPMG's …
  • Woman stabbed 'violent and abusive partner' 30 times and then told a pal 'I just couldn't stop myself', murder trial hears 19 Nov 2019 11:57 A woman killed her 'violent and abusive partner' after stabbing him 30 times during a struggle at their flat, a murder trial heard. Following her fatal attack, Clare McMahon, 35, called 999 and told the operator her partner John Robinson, 37, wasn…
  • UK weather: Warning over freezing conditions issued by health chiefs as temperature falls to -10C 19 Nov 2019 11:57 Parts of the UK recorded the lowest temperatures of the year so far, with the mercury dropping to almost -10C in places. The worst of the weather was in rural Scotland, with -9.9C recorded in Braemar, Aberdeenshire. It exceeded the lowest temperatures of …
  • 'Lifeless' baby girl who stopped breathing saved by off duty nurse in Salford 19 Nov 2019 11:57 An off duty hero nurse saved the life of a child who stopped breathing. One-year-old Aliza Foster had passed out in the back of her mother's car on a trip to pick up her older sister from Nursery. Her mother, Zoë Foster, 28, stopped the car in a panic …
  • Suspect arrested in swamp after chase 19 Nov 2019 11:56 More Crime Stories MADISON, Wis. - A suspect is in jail after a chase ended in a swamp near the Alliant Energy Center, police say. Officers stopped a car just after 12:45 a.m. for a traffic violation near Rimrock Road, according to a press release by the …
  • Anatoly Filatov Crowned MILLIONS High Roller Champion 19 Nov 2019 11:46 November 19, 2019 Matthew Pitt Anatoly Filatov got his 2019 Caribbean Poker Party campaign off to the best possible start with a victory in the $10,300 MILLIONS High Roller event. The tournament attracted a stellar crowd of 122-entries who created a $1,220 …
  • Huawei says US license extension doesn't change fact that it's being treated unfairly 19 Nov 2019 11:19 Huawei is able to do business with US companies for another 90 days. Angela Lang/CNET The US Commerce Department for the third time has extended a temporary license that lets American companies do business with Huawei. This 90-day reprieve for the …
  • Upgrading to a 5G phone: When's the right time? 19 Nov 2019 11:10 If you’ve even glanced at a tech blog this year, you’ve surely seen the term 5G. Hailed as the next big advancement in mobility, 5G will be an enormous breakthrough for smartphones and other connected devices, letting us download movies in a blink of an …
  • Galaxy Note 10 deals and news: Samsung launches Star Wars edition Note 10+ 19 Nov 2019 11:09 SAMSUNG HAS OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED its latest big-screened flagships; the Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+.  Both smartphones boast a number of new features; they pack Samsung's newly-outed 7nm Exynos 9825 SoC, ship with an "all-new" S Pen …
  • Oracle vs Google will be decided once and for all in the Supreme Court 19 Nov 2019 11:08 ORACLE AND GOOGLE will decide the future of open-source software in the Supreme Court. The long-running feud between the two tech giants has already travelled through every part of the court system in the US with appeals being won and lost on an unerring …
  • Research shows the devastating effect phones are having on our sleep 19 Nov 2019 09:53 Phone use is having a devastating impact on our sleep (Getty Images)The world is becoming increasingly more digital – but our sleeping habits remain staunchly analogue. And the friction between the two is becoming increasingly more apparent. More and more …
  • Saftu vows to fight ANC’s ‘right-wing agenda of privatisation’ 19 Nov 2019 09:40 Hundreds of red-clad South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) delegates yesterday converged at Boksburg’s Birchwood Hotel for a three-day inaugural central executive committee (CEC) to hear Saftu president Mac Chavalala urge members to foster “ …
  • No new signings for Chiefs in January? 19 Nov 2019 09:40 But, a source claimed, they have their eyes on certain players they believe could add value to what they have and if it is possible, they could be brought in. READ: Bartlett urges Chiefs fans to remain grounded “There is a great sense of unity at the club …
  • Heidelberg Hospital still without a CEO 19 Nov 2019 09:40 Public health facilities such as Heidelberg Hospital have not enjoyed the best reputation over the years, and the fact that it has been named as one in 12 hospitals across the province without a permanent chief executive officer does nothing for its …
  • Are Khune and new bride expecting a baby? 19 Nov 2019 09:40 Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune and his bride Sphelele Makhunga are said to be expecting a baby. READ: Khune off the market as he marries girlfriend On Monday, Phakaaathi reported that Khune had traditionally married Makhunga. This was after …
  • Ex-Pirates star struggling to find a club 19 Nov 2019 09:40 A source close to former Bidvest Wits and Orlando Pirates winger Sifiso Myeni is worried that the dribbling wizard will end up as one of many former stars who had it all but ended with nothing. READ: Pirates mum on appointment of new coach Myeni hasn’t …
  • Mashaba mum on reasons behind his Sundowns exit 19 Nov 2019 09:40 The 30-year-old left the defending Absa Premiership champions in 2017 after his contract was terminated. Mashaba left the club after he was allegedly found guilty of misconduct, but the midfielder says he will not talk about his exit from Sundowns as he …
  • IN PICS: Massive hailstorm rips through Ermelo 19 Nov 2019 09:40 A hailstorm in Ermelo, Mpumalanga, left in its wake complete destruction on Monday. Hailstones bigger than golf balls were reported throughout and outside the town, reports Highvelder. One hell of a storm just hit Ermelo a few moments ago with a very well …
  • This strike could force us out of business, says SAA CFO 19 Nov 2019 09:40 According to South African Airways (SAA) interim chief financial officer Deon Fredericks, if the ongoing strike of airline staff continues “we are running the risk of putting SAA out of business”. The president of the South African Cabin Crew Association ( …
  • WWE Survivor Series 2019: How to watch, match card, start times and WWE Network - CNET 19 Nov 2019 09:31 Brock Lesnar vs. Rey Mysterio for the WWE Championship. WWE Survivor Series in recent years has been all about SmackDown vs. Raw brand supremacy. This year's show is different, as now there's a third brand in the mix. NXT, with more spotlight …
  • Vile bully told teenage rape victim it was 'sex education' - and judge says what police did next was 'little short of further abuse' 19 Nov 2019 09:26 A judge has blasted police for letting a male officer quiz a teenage rape victim about her ordeal for more than two hours - saying it was 'littls short of further abuse'. 'Violent and manipulative bully' Joseph McDonagh, 31, was locked up …
  • Police patrols stepped up after 53rd shooting in Greater Manchester this year 19 Nov 2019 09:26 Police have appealed for dash cam footage and CCTV after Greater Manchester's 53rd shooting this year. Two young men were seriously injured after being blasted in broad daylight in the middle of Cheetham Hill Road. They were shot at around 2.30pm on …
  • Fire risk of fake wood balconies will be key part of investigation into Bolton tower block blaze 19 Nov 2019 09:26 Investigators will try to establish whether fake wood balconies contributed to the rapid spread of the Bolton tower block blaze. The cladding on The Cube, student accommodation in the town centre, is already under scrutiny as dramatic footage captured it …
  • WhatsApp permanently banning those in Groups with ‘malicious’ names: How to avoid this fate 19 Nov 2019 09:23 WhatsApp can permanently banning those in Groups with ‘malicious’ names or illegal Group names: Here’s how to avoid this fate. (Image source: Shruti Dhapola/Indian Express) WhatsApp appears to be taking a strict approach against users in Groups with ‘ …
  • Samsung announces Galaxy Note 10+ Star Wars Edition ahead of ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ 19 Nov 2019 09:23 Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ Stars Wars Special Edition announced to launch. (Image: Samsung) Samsung announced a new Galaxy Note 10+ Star Wars edition that will be ready for launch in advance of the December 20 release of ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’. …
  • Instagram cracks down on app that allowed users to stalk private profiles 19 Nov 2019 09:18 Instagram is cracking down on an app that allowed users to look into private profiles without their permission. According to Android Police, the Facebook-owned photo-sharing network has confirmed that the app — named Ghosty — violates its terms. It also …
  • OPPO's all-new ColorOS 7 to launch in India on 26 November 19 Nov 2019 09:03 New Delhi [India], Nov 19 (ANI/BusinessWire India): World-leading smartphone brand OPPO will be holding its first-ever launch event for the all-new ColorOS in India on Tuesday, November 26. During the launch event, OPPO will unveil the ColorOS 7, under …
  • BriefCam® Extends Post-Event Video Investigation Capabilities Into The Field with the Introduction of Innovative Mobile Application 19 Nov 2019 08:55 BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 19, 2019-- BriefCam, the industry’s leading provider of VIDEO SYNOPSIS ® and Video Content Analytics solutions, today announced the expansion of its best-in-class video content analytics product portfolio with a Mobile …
  • Multiple agencies respond to traffic stop after suspect takes off 19 Nov 2019 08:51 More Crime Stories MADISON, Wis. - Multiple agencies assisted Fitchburg Police as they searched for a person who ran off after a traffic stop early Tuesday morning. Fitchburg Police stopped a car just after 12:45 a.m. They said the person took off. The …
  • Amazon Music’s free tier arrives on its Android, iOS, FireTV, and web apps 19 Nov 2019 08:18 Amazon Music’s free tier is now rolling out to its Android, iOS, FireTV, and web apps. Originally announced earlier this year, the ad-supported plan was initially restricted to Echo and other Alexa-powered smart home devices. Similar to Spotify, Amazon …
  • Amazon Music launches free with ads on iOS, Android and Fire TV 19 Nov 2019 08:16 Amazon has announced its free Amazon Music tier is now available for iOS, Android and Fire TV. It was already offered on Echo speakers and other supported Alexa products, and plays ads to make up for the fact it’s free to stream. Open to the UK, US and …
  • WhatsApp features added in 2019: The full list 19 Nov 2019 08:13 Instant messaging platform WhatsApp has rolled out multiple features this year including dark mode, improved group privacy settings, fingerprint unlock feature, and even Netflix trailer in-app streaming support. Here's a list of features already rolled …
  • US court to hear long-running Google vs. Oracle case 19 Nov 2019 08:08 With potentially billions of dollars on the line, the US Supreme Court said Friday it will hear arguments in a long-running copyright case between tech giants Google and Oracle involving the Android mobile operating system. The complex case pitting two …
  • Adobe announces end of support for Acrobat, Reader 2015 19 Nov 2019 08:05 Adobe has announced the end of support for Adobe Acrobat and Reader 2015. On April 7, 2020, support will finish for these versions of the PDF reader and creation software, keeping in line with the tech giant's position to withdraw support after a …
  • LIVE: Lorry fire causes closure of A55 westbound on Anglesey 19 Nov 2019 07:51 A lorry fire has led to the closure of a section of the A55 on Anglesey. The HGV blaze has caused the closure of the westbound carriageway of the road between Llangefni and Valley, with motorists being diverted around the scene. Emergency services were …
  • BenQ launches Smart Projector and DuoBoard 19 Nov 2019 07:32 BenQ, showcased a new series of display products including a Smart Projector and DuoBoard Interactive Flat Panel. The new range of display products aim to meet multiple needs of workstyle reform for better teamwork efficiency, collaboration and …
  • More ‘Pandoring’ to Zimbabwe’s Zanu-PF 19 Nov 2019 07:04 South Africa must assume a significant portion of the culpability for the economic meltdown and political oppression in Zimbabwe which has seen millions of its citizens heading south to try to find a better life. That is the reality which International …
  • The truth will out, Prince Andrew 19 Nov 2019 07:04 Even in this world where outrage is fuelled by social media, someone should have reminded Britain’s Prince Andrew of the old saying that “the dogs bark and the caravan moves on…” In other words, what is news now will not be in a short space of time and …
  • Learn now, pay later at this Bengaluru-based coding school 19 Nov 2019 07:01 Military-style school in Bengaluru to skill Tier II, III students in coding Intro: The eligibility to seek admission is class X and candidates must have an aptitude for Mathematics Surveys suggest that the employability gap among graduates can only be …
  • 'Demented' plans for 'Grand Designs-style' home in Reading are binned 19 Nov 2019 06:57 Controversial plans to build a 'Grand Design-style' home in Reading have been thrown out. The plans, submitted by developer Deepsea Engineering, for the four-bed house have been described as a 'demented jigsaw puzzle' and 'more suited …
  • Thomson announces discounts on TVs to celebrate World TV day 19 Nov 2019 06:22 Applicable across all its best-selling TV range, the sale will be from the 18th till the 21st of November to celebrate World TV Day 2019. Thomson TV, European electronics giant exclusively licensed by Super Plastronics Private Limited (SPPL) in India, …
  • Here Are the Best School Laptops to Get Ready for the Next Semester 19 Nov 2019 06:11 Whether it's taking notes, working on your latest research paper, or binge-watching Netflix, being a college student means you need a reliable laptop. One that's easy to tote around from class to class, has solid battery life and is powerful enough …
  • FBI Releases New Child ID App, Provides Information for Police to Help Find Lost Child 19 Nov 2019 06:08 FBI's Child ID app provides a convenient place to electronically store photos You’re shopping at the mall with your children when one of them suddenly disappears. A quick search of the nearby area is unsuccessful. What do you do? (FBI image) BREVARD …
  • Kogi election: Yahaya Bello a divine choice, says APC lawmaker 19 Nov 2019 05:58 Home | News | General | Kogi election: Yahaya Bello a divine choice, says APC lawmaker - Reactions continue to trail the victory of Governor Yahaya Bello in the just concuded governorship election in Kogi state - A House of Representatives member has …
  • Why Nokia 3 is an outstanding budget phone 19 Nov 2019 05:58 One of the Nokia devices that have been in the market for a while now is Nokia 3. It remains relevant and a favourite among many people even if the manufacturer has already released many other devices. It is a highly preferred budget phone because it has a …
  • How Saraki, 15 senators were punished for dumping APC – Oshiomhole 19 Nov 2019 05:57 Home | News | General | How Saraki, 15 senators were punished for dumping APC – Oshiomhole - The national chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole, says the 16 senators who defected from the APC to other parties have been punished by their respective …
  • MeCure SmartBuy increases partnership with HMOs, others 19 Nov 2019 05:57 Home | News | General | MeCure SmartBuy increases partnership with HMOs, others Hits 50,000 user registrations in 6 months By Olaide Jejelola LAUNCH: Chief Operating Officer, MeCure Healthcare Limited, Lekki branch, Dr. Bolaji Akinrimisi; Chairman Me Cure, …
  • SoCal forecast: Rain to begin Tuesday night, 1st snowfall coming to mountains 19 Nov 2019 05:55 LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Rain is moving in to Southern California this week, along with the first snowfall of the season in the mountains. A light drizzle should begin late Tuesday night, then get heavier in time for the Wednesday morning commute. Rainfall …
  • ‘She gave us all that love, kindness back': Little girl who asked for dog pictures leaves big impact 19 Nov 2019 04:30 More Headlines FITCHBURG, Wis. - Area police are just some of thousands of people remembering a special little girl from Hartland as her legacy and love for dogs live on. Emma Mertens asked for pictures and letters from dogs to comfort her during her …
  • Walmart links mobile Scan & Shop with printed holiday toy catalog 19 Nov 2019 04:23 Brief: Walmart's holiday toy catalog is integrating mobile technology for the first time to let shoppers scan pages with their smartphones and order items online. The retailer's Scan & Shop feature works in its mobile app for iOS and Android …
  • Vivo U20: affordable 6.53-inch smartphone with Snapdragon 675, 6GB RAM, triple camera and 5000 mAh battery 19 Nov 2019 04:23 Expected to be released in India on November 22nd, Vivo U20 has already been making some noise with the specs that it will deliver to the market. If it was just a couple of months ago that the Z3x made its entrance to the market: 6.26-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD …
  • Trump Gives Huawei Another 90 Days to Do Business with US Firms 19 Nov 2019 04:20 SAN FRANCISCO – The US government announced on Monday a new 90-day extension to allow China’s Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. to continue doing business with US firms as regulators in Washington continue to draft rules and regulations for telecommunications …
  • WhatsApp Confirms Bug That Allows Hackers To Control Your WhatsApp & Phone 19 Nov 2019 03:37 Users of WhatsApp should know that after Pegasus spyware attack they face another data theft issue. The company confirmed that they found a recent vulnerability which allows hackers to take control over WhatsApp as well as the phone. Apparently, hackers …
  • Preinstalled Apps Are Also Not Safe. 140 Bugs Found On Preinstalled Android Apps 19 Nov 2019 03:36 Security researchers always advise Android users to be careful while downloading apps from the Google Play Store. But what about pre-installed apps in Android phones? Recently a security research company stated that pre-installed apps and firmware pose a …
  • Apple TV+ vs. Disney+ 19 Nov 2019 02:55 Until fairly recently, Netflix (and to a lesser extent Hulu and Amazon Prime Video) has had little in the way of serious competition. Now, the streaming video landscape is shifting, thanks to the introduction of a ton of new streaming services. Netflix’s …
  • Best phones of 2019: iPhone, Samsung, Nokia, Android, Pixel... 19 Nov 2019 02:25 This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2019, your source for the season's best gifts and deals, hand-picked by the experts at CNET. From phones with wireless charging and AMOLED screens to displays with fingerprint sensors and extended battery life, …
  • Amazon Music now has a free tier on iOS, Android, and Fire TV 19 Nov 2019 00:23 Amazon has a variety of tiers for its Music services. If you're a Prime member, you automatically get Prime Music, which has millions of songs that you can listen to ad-free. If that's not enough, you can subscribe to the whole catalog with Music …
  • Sony BRAVIA Android TVs now offer Disney+ 18 Nov 2019 22:51 AUCKLAND, 19 November 2019 – Sony today announced the availability of Disney+ on all its Sony BRAVIA Android TVs*. Disney+ offers never-before-seen original feature films, series, short-form content and documentaries from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars …
  • Amazon expands free music streaming to Android, iOS and Fire TV 18 Nov 2019 22:07 As with the initial launch, this is really about Amazon taking advantage of its far-reaching presence to bring more people into the fold. In theory, you'll like the free service (or dislike the ads) enough to pay for a Prime membership or a full-on …
  • WhatsApp Fixes Bug Allowing Hackers to Exploit Android, iPhone Devices Via MP4 Files 18 Nov 2019 19:01 Tech 22:00 18.11.2019Get short URL The security and integrity of popular mobile messaging application WhatsApp was recently brought into question again after it was revealed that the platform carried out new security updates to prevent hackers from using …
  • Supreme Court to hear Oracle-Google suit over Android 18 Nov 2019 18:12 The Supreme Court says it will referee a high-profile copyright dispute between technology giants Oracle and Google. Oracle says it wants nearly $9 billion from Google. The case stems from Google’s development of its hugely popular Android operating system …
  • T-Mobile Czechia updates TV Go app, offers Android set-top box 18 Nov 2019 16:49 Mobile operator T-Mobile Czech Republic has introduced to customers its new TV mobile application TV GO. The application is compatible with all mobile devices and can be used also with smart TVs from Philips and Samsung.  TV services from the operator can …
  • Deezer's lossless audio finally comes to Android, iOS and the web 18 Nov 2019 15:10 The HiFi tier is normally $15 per month, although Deezer hopes to reel you in by offering it for free for the first 90 days if you sign up before the end of 2019. The challenge, as always, is the competition. Services like Tidal and Qobuz have their own …
  • Galaxy Note 9's Android 10-based One UI 2.0 beta coming this week, Galaxy S9 next week 18 Nov 2019 14:30 Samsung will soon expand its One UI 2.0 + Android 10 beta program to include the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy Note 9. This has been confirmed by a beta operations manager on Samsung's Korea community site. The One UI 2.0/Android 10 beta program for the …
  • Android Users Warned Hackers Could Use Wireless Earbuds to Hack Into Phones 18 Nov 2019 13:33 Tech 16:21 18.11.2019(updated 16:25 18.11.2019) Get short URL There are several common-sense ways to reduce your exposure to hackers looking to snoop on your private conversations and data, some more obvious than others. Tech security researchers from …
  • Microsoft Shuts Down Cortana On Android and iOS from 31st Jan 2020 18 Nov 2019 13:13 Home>News>Microsoft Shuts Down Cortana On Android and iOS from 31st Jan 2020 News Kumar 47 mins ago 0 2 1 minute read In a recent support article posted by Microsoft in its support channels, the company announced that it plans to shut down Cortana …
  • Microsoft kills off its Cortana iOS and Android app for some users 18 Nov 2019 12:33 Microsoft is killing off its Cortana app for Android and iOS in a number of countries around the world from January 31.  The company announced the change in a support document for affected markets. Microsoft says it is integrating Cortana into Microsoft …
  • Huawei Beats Google In Offering $220,000 To Hackers Who Find Android Phone Backdoors 18 Nov 2019 11:52 Huawei promises hackers $220,000 for demonstrations of successful, silent remote control of its ... [+] devices. (Photo by Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images)NurPhoto via Getty ImagesHuawei has fended off questions about secret backdoors in its …
  • 146 security flaws uncovered in pre-installed Android apps 18 Nov 2019 09:46 Unless you’re purchasing a Pixel phone — which promises a stock user experience — pre-installed apps from Android handset manufacturers are a given. Turns out, they’re not only bloatware, but are also full of security flaws. Researchers at Kryptowire have …
  • Microsoft axes the iOS and Android Cortana app in several countries 18 Nov 2019 08:34 Microsoft has confirmed that Cortana, its digital assistant rival to Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant, will no longer be available as a standalone iOS or Android app in several countries outside of the US. The company confirmed the app was to be taken down …
  • Large-scale probe turns attention to Android 18 Nov 2019 08:34 The forthcoming Apollo Global Management/Tech Data deal and Alibaba’s imminent listing in Hong Kong dominated the international ICT market last week. At home, speculation regarding Cell C abounds. Satisfactory interim numbers from the MultiChoice Group …
  • Sony announces which of its phones will get Android 10 18 Nov 2019 08:24 Sony has released a list of its smartphones that will receive Android 10 - it is not a long list. In a blog post the company confirmed that the latest Xperia 1 and Xperia 5 flagship phones will get the OS update in December 2019. These two phones have 21:9 …
  • Pre-installed Android apps pose a big security threat – Study 18 Nov 2019 07:48 Security firm Kryptowire claims that it has uncovered 146 vulnerabilities in pre-installed Android apps across 29 different vendors. “To quantify the exposure of the Android end-users to vulnerabilities residing within pre-installed apps and firmware, we …
  • Sony announces Android 10 roadmap for 8 smartphones 18 Nov 2019 06:51 Tokyo, Nov 18 (IANS) Japanese electronics-maker Sony has released the list of smartphones that will be updated to Android 10, starting December. Sony Xperia 1 and Xperia 5 will be the first set of devices to taste the latest iteration of Android, the …
  • WhatsApp vulnerability found on Android and iOS, warned of malicious MP4 file 18 Nov 2019 04:47 18 Nov 2019, 09:19AM ISTSource: Times NowIndian Computer Emergency Response team has issued a new vulnerability note for Whatsapp users. this says remote attacker can send a bug through malicious corrupted mp4 files. The threat under the Vulnerability Note …
  • 'Android Kunjappan Version 5.25' review: Lessons from a robot-best friend 18 Nov 2019 00:59 How emotionally attached can you get towards a machine? Way too much for your own good, especially if you are having a relatively lonely existence. This is the premise on which Ratheesh Balakrishnan Poduval has based his debut movie Android Kunjappan …
  • Microsoft to start killing off Cortana for iOS and Android in January 18 Nov 2019 00:48 Microsoft Corp. is killing off its standalone Cortana smart assistant apps for Android and iOS four years after their launch, but support may remain in the U.S. at least for some time longer. The announcement was made in a Nov. 14 Microsoft support notice …
  • Microsoft is killing Cortana for Android, iOS this January 17 Nov 2019 14:02 The Microsoft-based voice assistant app for iOS and Android devices will be no more from January 31st. Microsoft’s Cortana Voice Assistant is about to be shut down for many major markets across the globe including the UK, Canada and Australia for the iOS …
  • RCS messaging on Android? Free me from my Google messaging mess first - CNET 17 Nov 2019 13:12 Google's Pixel 4 XL phone Stephen Shankland/CNET Sorry if I'm not getting excited about Google pushing RCS messaging, its Android answer to Apple iMessage technology. I welcome the features now arriving in the company's Messages app, but I …
  • Android Chat from Google arrives – Here’s what you need to know 17 Nov 2019 12:55 People with Android phones in the United States will now be able to opt into the new texting service that Google calls Chat. The Android version of iMessage is based on a wireless standard called Rich Communication Services (RCS), and is supposed to …
  • Microsoft to shut down Cortana app for Android, iOS in January 2020 17 Nov 2019 09:21 Microsoft said the content created on Cortana, such as reminders and lists, will longer be functional in the Cortana mobile app or Microsoft Launcher Microsoft will shut down its Cortana app for Android and iOS on January 31, 2020. The company has posted a …
  • Microsoft pulling the plug on Cortana app for iOS, Android 17 Nov 2019 08:06 San Francisco, Nov 17 (IANS) Microsoft is pulling the plug on its Cortana mobile app for both Android and iOS devices in regions such as the UK, Canada, Australia and several other countries. Beginning January 31, Microsoft will no longer support the …
  • WhatsApp video threat targets both Android and iOS users 17 Nov 2019 07:56 A bug discovered by a security researcher last month allowed attackers to use malicious GIF files to possibly access user content. WhatsApp, the encrypted messaging service that pretty much every android and iOS user uses as their primary text-based …
  • Microsoft will shut down Cortana app for Android, iOS in January 2020 17 Nov 2019 02:39 Microsoft will shut down the Android and iOS apps for Cortana on January 31, 2020, as the digital assistant will instead be integrated into Microsoft 365. In a support article, Microsoft said that content created on Cortana, such as reminders and lists, …
  • Microsoft Is Killing Cortana for Android and IOS - Thurrott.com 16 Nov 2019 20:36 Microsoft is announcing the death of Cortana’s mobile apps today. The company is shutting down Cortana for Android and iOS in early 2020. The news comes shortly after the company announced some major Microsoft 365 and Cortana integrations were it’s …
  • Cortana app for iOS, Android going silent in UK, Canada, Australia, Microsoft says 16 Nov 2019 20:34 Cortana's role is shifting. Nate Ralph/CNET Microsoft is discontinuing its Cortana mobile app for Android and iOS in the UK, Canada and Australia, the company said this week. As of Jan. 31, Microsoft will no longer support the virtual assistant app …
  • Microsoft is scaling back the Android and iOS versions of the Cortana app 16 Nov 2019 16:38 After four years of existing on iOS and Android whether you knew it or not, Cortana might not be long for the two dominant mobile platforms.  Microsoft posted a note to its support website that the virtual assistant, strangely named after a Halo character, …
  • 11 of the best Black Friday deals you can buy right now - Android Central 16 Nov 2019 15:33 It used to be that Black Friday deals were only available on Friday, but now it's turned into a month-long event that seems to get bigger and bigger each year. While some of the best deals may only be available on Black Friday, and door buster …
  • Microsoft is killing off its Cortana app for iOS and Android in January 16 Nov 2019 13:54 Microsoft has revealed that it’s planning to kill off its Cortana app for iOS and Android in January. The software maker has posted a new support article for Cortana users in the UK, Canada, and Australia that reveals Cortana for iOS and Android is …
  • Xiaomi rolls out update for Redmi Note 5 Pro, brings November Android security patch 16 Nov 2019 13:35 Xiaomi is rolling out the update in phases to avoid server congestion and is yet to make a download link available online for users to manually download and install it. Xiaomi has started rolling out a new update to its Redmi Note 5 Pro. The update brings …
  • Top features of Samsung's One UI 2.0/Android 10 Update for Galaxy S10 and Note 10 16 Nov 2019 13:06 Samsung will soon start rolling out the Android 10 + One UI 2.0 update for the Galaxy S10 and Galaxy Note 10 series. While Android 10 itself brings a number of new features, Samsung has also improved its skin and added a number of new features to One UI 2. …
  • Pre-Installed Android applications might be spying on you 16 Nov 2019 12:34 In what has become yearly retribution, security research organization Kryptowire as of late distributed its 2019 report on the condition of manufacturer-installed programming and firmware for Android gadgets and, incredibly, they discovered in excess of …
  • Gamers with early access say Google Stadia streaming service is slow and has hidden costs 19 Nov 2019 10:55 Google Stadia — the online, console-free game streaming service that lets users play games as easily as they access email — goes online today in 14 countries.   Gamers on Twitter, however, voiced their frustrations that their pre-ordered Stadia controller …
  • In China, facial recognition triggers nationwide debate 19 Nov 2019 10:36 A visitor tries 3D facial recognition tech on Tuesday at the Light of Internet Expo of the sixth World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province. [Photo by Zhu Xingxin/China Daily] BEIJING — People in Zhengzhou, capital of Henan province, can …
  • Here’s the final trailer for Will Smith and Tom Holland’s ‘Spies in Disguise’ (VIDEO) 19 Nov 2019 10:24 A screengrab from upcoming animated comedy ‘Spies in Disguise’ that features the voice talents of Will Smith and Tom Holland among others. LOS ANGELES, Nov 19 — 20th Century Fox has released the final trailer for upcoming animated comedy Spies in Disguise …
  • Anti-Reflective Glass Market to Perceive Substantial Growth 19 Nov 2019 08:27 Global Anti-Reflective Glass Market Outlook 2019-2026: Anti-reflective glass is a product of glass is designed to reduce the amount of surface reflection seen from the face of the glass. This type of glass diminishes the visual reflectance seen in normal …
  • WhatsApp features added in 2019: The full list 19 Nov 2019 08:13 Instant messaging platform WhatsApp has rolled out multiple features this year including dark mode, improved group privacy settings, fingerprint unlock feature, and even Netflix trailer in-app streaming support. Here's a list of features already rolled …
  • Quantum Sensors Market 2019 Global Industry Size, Business Growth, Future Trends, Sales Revenue, Competitive Landscape, Latest Innovation Revenue by Forecast to 2023 19 Nov 2019 07:55 Nov 19, 2019 (Heraldkeepers) -- The global quantum sensors market is expected to reach USD ~ 661 million at a CAGR of over 11% by the end of the forecast period 2018-2023. Global Quantum Sensors Market Research Report– By Product (Gravity Sensors, Magnetic …
  • The 10 Best Deals of November 18, 2019 19 Nov 2019 07:37 We see a lot of deals around the web over on Kinja Deals, but these were our ten favorites today. Head over to our main post for more deals, and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to never miss a chance to save. You can also join our Kinja Deals Community …
  • Report: 3 Talibans flown to Qatar for prisoner swap 19 Nov 2019 07:28 In this May 3, 2019, photo, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani speaks on the last day of the Afghan Loya Jirga meeting in Kabul, Afghanistan. Taliban officials have told The Associated Press that three Taliban prisoners released by Kabul have been flown to …
  • US-China tech rivalry is gravest threat to globalization—expert 19 Nov 2019 07:22 Geopolitical expert Ian Bremmer said at the G-Zero summit in Tokyo yesterday that what the world should want is for both the US and China to succeed economically and play constructive roles globally.PHOTO: EURASIA GROUP TOKYO — The days of a global order …
  • Villagers ask Toledo City mayor to rule on copper mining operations 19 Nov 2019 07:16 CEBU CITY –– Officials and residents of a village in Toledo City have sought the help of the city mayor to regulate the mining operations of a private firm, which has allegedly caused health concerns and destroyed some structures in the place. In a letter …
  • Showtime for Stadia cloud gaming service 19 Nov 2019 07:02 STADIA. Visitors play the cloud-gaming based 'Doom' at the stand of Google Stadia during the video games trade fair Gamescom in Cologne, western Germany, on August 21, 2019. Photo by Ina Fassbender/AFP SAN FRANCISCO, USA – Google sets out to …
  • Antetokounmpo scores 33 as Bucks beat Bulls 19 Nov 2019 06:16 Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo, center, drives to the basket past Chicago Bulls’ Chandler Hutchison (15) and Kris Dunn during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Nov. 18, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) CHICAGO — …
  • ‘Nigerian journalists not technologically equipped for practice’ 19 Nov 2019 05:45 Technology is transforming the way journalists work, but it is also changing the way governments are able to censor the media, according to Joel Simon, executive director of the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ). Though the Internet appears a valuable …
  • Isko Moreno is firm: No vendors on Ilaya Street 19 Nov 2019 04:54 BEFORE AND AFTER Vendors could freely hawk their wares on Ilaya Street (left photo) until stinking piles of garbage led the mayor to ban them from the area. —EDWIN BACASMAS MANILA, Philippines — For almost 30 years, Elizabeth Sanchez and “Mother,” her …
  • Cassius Winston speaks after Michigan State tops Charleston Southern 19 Nov 2019 04:16 Michigan State guard Cassius Winston thanks the crowd for the support he and the Winston family have received after the death of his brother Zachary last week. Winston spoke after an NCAA college basketball game against Charleston Southern, Monday, Nov. 18 …
  • Benue’s Perm Sec, pregnant wife, two children burnt to death 19 Nov 2019 04:16 The Acting Permanent Secretary, State Ministry of Energy, Science and Technology, Benue State, Mr Seker Akaa, his pregnant wife and two children were yesterday burnt to death in their apartment in an early inferno in Makurdi, the state capital. The remains …
  • Guide to Off Grid Living Launches New Living-Off-Grid.com Website to Complement Its Facebook Groups 19 Nov 2019 04:13 The Facebook pages/groups and the off grid website provide info on building off grid homes, producing solar power, growing organic gardens, raising livestock and harvesting rainwater in Arizona, California, New Mexico, New York and Texas     SACRAMENTO …
  • DOF counters OSG on Pogos: They can be taxed in PH 19 Nov 2019 03:42 The Department of Finance (DOF) on Monday, Nov. 18, countered an opinion by the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) saying online casinos, or Philippine Offshore Gaming Operations (Pogos), cannot be taxed by the Philippine government. Finance Secretary …
  • Mang Inasal marks a milestone anew with opening of 600th store 19 Nov 2019 03:42 Mang Inasal (MI), one of Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC)’s fastest-growing brands, celebrated another milestone as it formally opened its 600th store last November 8. The inviting facade of the Mang Inasal store The newest home of the 2-in-1 sa Laki at …
  • PH lands at 49th in global talent ranking, but not fast enough for Asean peers 19 Nov 2019 03:42 The Philippines jumped six notches to place 49th in a list that ranks countries based on their ability to attract and retain talent, yet it still ranked last among its Asean neighbors. At its current ranking, the Philippines is still in the bottom half of …
  • LGUs as engines of growth 19 Nov 2019 03:42 The cost of doing business in Valenzuela City has gone down. Last week, Valenzuela City Mayor Rex Gatchalian launched the city’s Paspas Permit System, an integrated online system that would allow for the issuance of business permits within 10 minutes or so …
  • Panelo or Locsin? Senators wonder who speaks for PH foreign policy 19 Nov 2019 03:22 MANILA, Philippines — Why are there two spokespersons for the country’s foreign policy? This question was raised by two senators Monday night as the Senate deliberated on the P24.216 billion proposed 2020 budget of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). …
  • The best Xbox 360 games of all time 19 Nov 2019 02:54 It’s been more than 13 years since the retail launch of Microsoft’s snow-white, seventh-generation console, the Xbox 360. The console stands as one of the best in history, with a tremendous lineup of games across a wide variety of genres, and several …
  • The best smart home hubs for 2019 19 Nov 2019 02:54 Smart home hubs serve as bridges that allow us to connect our devices to each other. Everything from TVs to refrigerators and thermostats can be monitored and controlled with the best smart home hubs at the click of a button or a simple voice command. If …
  • ‘I will destroy her in public’ 19 Nov 2019 02:37 Tomorrow, Sen. Leila de Lima will spend her 1,000th day in detention— for a charge that is “blatantly a pure invention,” driven by “motives [that] are not disguised.” The first quote is from the dissenting opinion of Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio …
  • Panic in the air 19 Nov 2019 02:36 The amount of official drivel that has permeated the air just in the last few days has been extraordinary, ever since Vice President Leni Robredo gobsmacked the administration, particularly its swaggering old boys’ club, by accepting President Duterte’s …
  • Travellers warned not to use public charging stations over 'juice jacking' scam 19 Nov 2019 01:53 Travellers have been advised to avoid using public charging outlets for their electronics, as the ports may contain malware.  This month, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office released a warning against USB power charging stations in airports, …
  • TikTok plans music streaming service after passing 1.5 billion downloads 19 Nov 2019 01:52 The Chinese firm behind the viral app TikTok plans to launch a music streaming service to rival Spotify and Apple Music, according to reports. ByteDance could unveil the new platform before the end of the year, the Financial Times reported, with music …
  • Sensitive info on drug war safe with me–Leni Robredo 19 Nov 2019 01:39 MANILA, Philippines — Sensitive information is safe in her hands, Vice President Leni Robredo assured President Duterte amid reluctance from his men to provide her with a list of high-value drug targets. “The assurance is all sensitive information would …
  • P50-million giant ‘kaldero’ riles Drilon 19 Nov 2019 01:39 The Southeast Asian Games cauldron —BCDA PHOTO MANILA, Philippines — Why spend about P50 million for a single-use “kaldero” (cauldron) when that amount can be used to build more than 50 classrooms? Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon raised that point …
  • 3 killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting 19 Nov 2019 00:02 Law enforcement work the scene where two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in Duncan, Oklahoma. (AP) DUNCAN, Oklahoma  — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday morning outside a Walmart store in southwestern Oklahoma, …
  • Ford’s Electric Mustang, A Gadget-Stealing Hack, and More News 18 Nov 2019 23:40 Thieves are scanning and Ford is planning, but first, a cartoon about subscription dreams. Here's the news you need to know, in two minutes or less. Want to receive this two-minute roundup as an email every weekday? Sign up here! How Ford created the …
  • 10 Black Friday-level kitchen tech deals — and an extra 15 percent off 18 Nov 2019 23:31 As Black Friday and Cyber Monday approach, are you taking stock of the kitchenwares you want to buy or gift? What about your cookbooks? If you're in the market to upgrade your kitchen with some unique tech and time-saving innovations, these deals might …
  • HBO's Watchmen finally reveals some answers in episode 5 (and a giant squid - CNET 18 Nov 2019 23:14 Sister Night still needs more answers.  HBO With each episode, HBO's Watchmen raises lots of questions. That's not surprising, considering the original comic series left readers with plenty of head-scratchers, and the writer and executive producer …
  • Google Stadia Reviewed – Against The Stream 18 Nov 2019 23:13 By the mid-2000s, Blu-ray felt like the future of media. Blu-ray video looked incredible and offered cleaner picture and sound quality than previous media formats. “Surely,” we thought, “the technology that comes after Blu-ray will look even more …
  • Confronting The Challenges Of Moderating Online Games 18 Nov 2019 23:13 Introduction Ever play an online game and feel your blood pressure rise over complete frustration with poor sportsmanship, or even worse felt your anxiety spike due to harassment and bullying taking place right before your eyes? A game is only as strong as …
  • Honestly, I'd Watch the New 'Charlie's Angels' Movie Every Day If I Didn't Have Other Stuff to Do 18 Nov 2019 22:52 Some personal news: I am pleased to announce that after seeing the new Charlie's Angels, I have finally found a hill to die on. This movie was incredibly fun to watch, and anyone who has anything bad to say about it is just plain WRONG. I loved every …
  • Ruling on ancestral lands seen to curb Baguio decay 18 Nov 2019 22:19 FIRST RESIDENTS The Baguio government honors the city’s original settlers by celebrating Ibaloy Day, highlighting the culture and contribution of indigenous peoples of Benguet province to the development of the country’s summer capital. —EV ESPIRITU BAGUIO …
  • GADGET FREE DAY CAMPAIGN WITH 100 TWINS HELD AT VELAMMAL 18 Nov 2019 22:09 By Chennaivision in Events, News November 18, 2019 Velammal Main School, Mogappair Campus observed Gadget (16.11.19)Free Day to celebrate the bond between the parents and children. The idea of the campaign was to create an awareness on reducing the usage …
  • Taiwan Sees Chance to Reclaim High-End Industries Lost to China 18 Nov 2019 22:08 (Bloomberg) — Taiwan sees the opportunity to revitalize its economy as a center for advanced manufacturing, reversing decades of investment and know-how outflows across the Taiwan Strait, as the trade war forces technology suppliers to rethink their …
  • China's consumers aren't dead yet 18 Nov 2019 21:55 They may be wrong about that. "The Chinese consumer is holding up. The numbers are staggering," said Aaron Clark, a portfolio manager at GW&K Investment Management. The fact that Chinese consumers keep spending seems to be an expression of …
  • Stronger Tropical Storm ‘Ramon’ slams N. Luzon 18 Nov 2019 21:52 TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines—More than 200 people in Cagayan were evacuated on Monday as Severe Tropical Storm “Ramon” (international name: Kalmaegi) barreled toward land, and was expected to hit the northern part of the province during the night or early …
  • House panel OKs Pogo taxes 18 Nov 2019 21:52 Albay 2nd District Rep. Joey Salceda — Nestor Corrales/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — The House tax-writing panel on Monday approved a bill imposing a 5-percent franchise tax on offshore gaming companies and a 25-percent withholding tax on their …
  • Grab to refund riders in overcharging cases 18 Nov 2019 21:52 A commuter books a vehicle via ride-hailing app Grab in Manila. —INQUIRER FILE PHOTO MANILA, Philippines — Grab Philippines will refund its cut to its riders whenever it overcharges, as part of the new conditions imposed by the competition watchdog in an …
  • With free apps, bikes for hire thrive 18 Nov 2019 21:52 BIKE DRIVE LESSONS A rider avoids obstacles during practice runs at Angkas Training Center in San Andres Sports Complex in Manila. —RICHARD A. REYES (Second of three parts) MANILA, Philippines — The streets of Manila—chilly and bare at 9 p.m. on a Sunday — …
  • Duterte may suspend rice importation 18 Nov 2019 21:52 BIGGEST IMPORTER The Philippines has become the world’s top rice importer for 2019 with orders expected to reach 3 million metric tons by the end of the year, according to a US Department of Agriculture report. —INQUIRER FILE PHOTO MANILA, Philippines — …
  • QC, Manila, Makati LGUs prioritize social services for 2020 18 Nov 2019 21:52 MANILA, Philippines — I am impressed to see the young chief executives of Makati, Quezon City and Manila working very hard to improve the lives of their constituents. In these local government units’ (LGUs) respective budgets for 2020, I noticed that …
  • Is Your Internet Fast Enough for Google Stadia? If Not, There's Still Hope 18 Nov 2019 21:22 The video game streaming revolution is coming, and Google Stadia is helping to lead the charge—but do you have enough bandwidth to play along when it launches on Tuesday? Here are the minimum requirements for running Stadia, and how you can get your …
  • Monitor Your Front Door with This Discounted Eufy Smart Doorbell 18 Nov 2019 21:21 Best Home DealsBest Home DealsThe best home, kitchen, smart home, and automotive deals from around the web, updated daily. Eufy Security Wi-Fi Video Doorbell | $108 | Amazon | Use promo code D2EUFYSD  Anker’s Eufy security systems are ready to put Ring on …
  • Rick and Morty: Season 4, Episode 2's Ending Explained 18 Nov 2019 20:58 By now Rick and Morty fans know they need to stick around after the credits roll to get the true ending of any given episode. "The Old Man and the Seat" is no exception. This episode ends with a truly bizarre sequence that showcases the sad, …
  • Ethiopian coffee attracts visitors at Ankara expo 18 Nov 2019 20:28 ANKARA. KAZINFORM - An Ethiopian coffee booth was crowded with visitors during a four-day tourism and travel expo at the ATO Congresium in Turkey's capital, Anadolu reports. Turks and international visitors were impressed when they sampled the …
  • Fitbit Users Are Boycotting Their Devices Following Google Acquisition 18 Nov 2019 20:13 Google’s acquisition of Fitbit has many concerned about data privacy. Rachel Murray/Getty Images for Fitbit Local Fitbit customers are throwing away their devices to rebel against Google’s new ownership. In a new CNBC report, several users of the …
  • Best tech gadgets of 2019 18 Nov 2019 19:41
  • Google Stadia review: the best of cloud gaming is still just a beta 18 Nov 2019 19:23 Google Stadia works. That’s what you came here to find out, and I won’t bury the lede: on Tuesday, November 19th, Google will launch a cloud service that truly lets you play big-budget games without discs or downloads, consoles or gaming PCs. That’s …
  • Benue records 101 fire outbreaks in 11 months — Fire service 18 Nov 2019 19:05 Home | News | General | Benue records 101 fire outbreaks in 11 months — Fire service The Benue Fire Service on Monday said that the state recorded a total of 101 fire outbreaks between January and November 2019. The Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the …
  • Feminism of 'Charlie's Angels' is applaudable, but premise remains as stilted as ever 18 Nov 2019 18:53 While it's refreshing to watch the movie under a feministic gaze, the premise remains stilted Sony One hundred and fifteen episodes of Charlie’s Angels aired on ABC between 1976 and 1981. Among all of them, the two-hour pilot and two movies (2000 and …
  • 8 Best Black Friday Deals to Get Your Home Holiday-Ready 18 Nov 2019 18:14 8 Best Black Friday Deals to Get Your Home Holiday-Ready Black Friday is known for frenetic crowds, deep price cuts, and stress-inducing lines—but it's all worth it when you snag a screaming deal on something you've been eyeing all year, right? And …
  • A one-year subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud apps is 40 percent off for Black Friday 18 Nov 2019 18:05 Only the best deals on Verge-approved gadgets get the Good Deals stamp of approval, so if you're looking for a deal on your next gadget or gift from major retailers like Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target, and more, this is the place to be. Vox Media …
  • Fingerprint-reading power buttons make securely booting up a seamless process 18 Nov 2019 17:27 In today’s digital age, it can sometimes feel like hardware has taken a back seat to the software that drives devices. Button of the Month is a column that looks at some of these buttons and switches on devices both old and new to appreciate how we …
  • Hollywood heavy-hitters on the shortlist of Pacquiao starrer ‘Freedom Fighters’ 18 Nov 2019 16:56 From the boxing ring, Manny Pacquiao is all set to conquer the box office in the groundbreaking movie, “Freedom Fighters” (FF). Pacman is coproducing the multimillion project, along with Fil-Am Francis Ho of Inspire Studios, in collaboration with Hollywood …
  • Apple iPhone 11 scores early China success thanks to lower price: data 18 Nov 2019 16:34 Chinese consumers are rediscovering their appetite for iPhones. Apple Inc shipped 10 million iPhones in China during September and last month, based on Bloomberg’s calculations from government data on overall and Android device shipments. SHIPMENTS …
  • Ban on imports set to curb e-waste menace 18 Nov 2019 16:31 Importers and sellers to be held accountable By MAGDALENE WANJAMore by this Author Kenya generates more than 44,000 tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) each year contributing majorly to environmental degradation. It is for this reason that the government …
  • Alicia Vikander: Film industry now creating new kinds of art 18 Nov 2019 16:22 Wash Westmoreland —PHOTOS COURTESY OF TIFF TOKYO—“I had soba. Cold soba is my new favorite dish,” claimed Swedish actress Alicia Vikander as she faced the international media here to promote her latest project, the mystery film “Earthquake Bird.” This …
  • A Look Inside D&D Fifth Edition’s Return To Eberron 18 Nov 2019 14:39 For the past five years, the majority of Dungeons & Dragons books have fit into two main categories; options books and adventure paths. It’s hard to argue with a successful formula but last year Wizards of the Coast starting experimenting by releasing …
  • Stop! Don’t Charge Your Phone This Way 18 Nov 2019 14:34 A dead or dying phone or laptop is enough to send anybody on a mad dash to find a way to charge the device, but you might want to think twice before using that random cable found at an airport charging station or docking into that hotel USB port — hackers …
  • Girl electrocuted 'when her phone fell into the bath while it was charging' 18 Nov 2019 14:27 The perils of using your phone in the BATH: Girl, 13, is electrocuted and left with burns on her hands and stomach after dropping her smartphone into the water while it was on charge The Dutch teenager's mother dragged her out of the bathtub, doctors …
  • ‘Neneng B’ artists reach settlement with foreign producer who accused them of stealing beat 18 Nov 2019 14:15 Raf Davis (left) and Nik Makino (right). Image: Twitter.com/@nikmakinobish Filipino artists Nikolson Makino’s and Raf Davis’ hip-hop song “Neneng B” is now up again on YouTube, as Europe-based music producer Roko Tensei announced that the earlier …
  • 2010-13: The Apple Maps mess, Netflix pricing debacle and more 18 Nov 2019 13:03 This story is part of The 2010s: A Decade in Review, a series on the memes, people, products, movies and so much more that have influenced the 2010s. The past decade has seen both the best and worst for the tech industry. It's when Amazon, Apple, …
  • Burglars Really Do Use Bluetooth Scanners to Find Laptops and Phones 18 Nov 2019 12:28 At the beginning of October, a 31-year-old construction estimator named Samantha parked her Honda Fit on the street in Chicago. She left her backpack with a laptop and external hard drive in it under the backseat, and carefully covered the seat with a …
  • Best Early Black Friday Coffee Machine Deals 18 Nov 2019 12:11 If you're anything like us, you're probably spending too much of your pay cheque on the likes of Starbucks for your daily brew. However, there is another option. Invest in a coffee machine at home and you can become your own barista, cutting out …
  • PH Azkals legend Phil Younghusband retires at 32 18 Nov 2019 11:59 Phil Younghusband. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Phil Younghusband, the face of the Philippines’ rise from footballing obscurity over the last decade, announced his retirement from the sport at age 32 on Monday. In an international career …
  • No 'Kidnapping Cells' in Enugu - Coalition Rejects Insinuation by HURIWA 18 Nov 2019 11:57 Enugu Youth Coalition has reacted to insinuation by the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) alleging the existence of kidnapping cells in the state. In a counter statement released to newsmen by the National Coordinator of the coalition, …
  • Best Early Black Friday Echo Deals: Where to Buy a Cheap Amazon Echo 18 Nov 2019 10:31 The big Amazon Black Friday Sale kicks off on 22 November, with Countdown deals from 18 November, and Hidden Gems discounts live now. Amazon is currently running discounts on Echo Dot 3 (now down to £34.99) and Echo Dot with Clock (down to £44.99). It' …
  • Best drones to buy in 2019 - top picks from brands including DJI, Parrot and Xiro 18 Nov 2019 10:22 While drones were once saved for skilled cinematographers, the gadgets have slowly but surely become more mainstream. The flying gadgets capture stunning footage from unique angles, and can transform the way you record your activities. But with hundreds of …
  • Apple iPhone 11 Scores Early China Success, Official Data Shows 18 Nov 2019 10:19 (Bloomberg) -- Chinese consumers are rediscovering their appetite for iPhones. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shipped 10 million iPhones in China during September and October, based on Bloomberg’s calculations from government data on overall and Android device …
  • VP camp: Only Duterte can define, limit Robredo role in ICAD 18 Nov 2019 09:43 MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Leni Robredo’s spokesperson has reminded officials that only President Rodrigo Duterte can define or limit the role of Robredo as co-chair of the Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs (ICAD). Former lawmaker …
  • Senators: Where did ‘Tokhang’ victims go? 18 Nov 2019 09:12 MANILA, Philippines — With 1.7  million drug dependents in the country, why are there rehabilitation centers that are either not utilized or underutilized? Baffled senators raised this issue on Monday just before the Senate wrapped up its floor …
  • Bong Go on government’s infra projects: ‘Use Use Use’, not only ‘Build Build Build’ 18 Nov 2019 09:12 Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go MANILA, Philippines — Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go reminded the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) on Monday to abide by President Rodrigo Duterte’s call to ensure that infrastructure projects …
  • Brunei wary of much-improved PH in SEA Games netball 18 Nov 2019 08:34 Photo from Borneo Bulletin/ Rahwani Zahari The Brunei Darussalam national netball team or affectionately known as the Royal Bees will embark on a fresh challenge in revisiting the success of a podium finish in the upcoming 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) …
  • LeBron James, Lakers start fast in racing past Hawks 18 Nov 2019 08:34 Los Angeles Lakers’ LeBron James (23) dunks against Atlanta Hawks during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu) LOS ANGELES — LeBron James wasn’t about to send Kobe Bryant home …
  • The Best Robot Vacuum Should Be Your First Robot Minion 18 Nov 2019 08:31 Flying cars are cool and all, but the future tech I always wanted the most was a robotic butler to clean my house for me. Today, this has become somewhat of a reality thanks to robot vacuums, which roll their way around your house picking up dirt and …
  • Amazon slashes price of Apple Airpods in surprise sale ahead of Black Friday 18 Nov 2019 08:06 All the talk since the launch of the latest iPhone models in September has been around handsets and must-have accessories. But one thing every iPhone user should consider buying is a pair of Apple Airpods . Not everyone is interested in the pricey, noise- …
  • Little solutions for big disasters 18 Nov 2019 07:08 Recent typhoons and heavy rains have left local governments in some parts of Japan having to deal with reconstruction, and residents thinking more about being better prepared in the future. This month On: Tech looks at a few gadgets that could be useful …
  • Bus Travelling From Gaborone To Harare Burnt To A Shell In Gweru, Soldiers Rescue Goods 18 Nov 2019 06:58 State Media|A Harare-bound bus was yesterday reduced to a shell after it caught fire near Tree Tops Tollgate, about 20 kilometres from Gweru along the Gweru-Bulawayo Highway. No one was injured as more than 40 passengers managed to disembark, but they lost …
  • Time for a home clear-out . . . baby on the move 18 Nov 2019 06:52 If you live in a small-ish house, regular clear-outs are mandatory. Without them, you’ll be wading through clutter, detritus and plastic tat for months, and this goes doubly if you have a baby. Recently, B and I attempted to wrest back some floor space in …
  • Malaysia football coach puts premium on chemistry as SEA Games near 18 Nov 2019 06:48 Coach Ong Kim Swee (second from right) instructing his players during training at Wisma FAM for the upcoming SEA Games. (Bernama/The Star) With just six days to go before the national Under-23 team leave for the Philippines SEA Games, head coach Datuk …
  • The risk of dying too young or too old 18 Nov 2019 06:38 Last week, the Philippines lost two well-respected businessmen—JG Summit’s John Gokongwei Jr. and PAL Holdings’ Lucio “Bong” Tan Jr. While Gokongwei died at a ripe age of 93 years old, Tan was still very young at only 53 years old. Their death reminded me …
  • Sugar liberalization put on hold 18 Nov 2019 06:38 The Duterte administration’s economic team is heeding the Senate’s request to defer the liberalization of the sugar industry even as the government wanted to bring down domestic prices and address supply shortages by possibly amending the current revenue- …
  • 7 groups eye Sangley airport project 18 Nov 2019 06:38 Businessman Manuel V. Pangilinan said his group was taking a “serious look” at the Cavite government’s $10-billion plan to turn the Sangley airport into an international air hub, a show of support for the potential alternative to the congested Ninoy Aquino …
  • Tycoons’ unsolicited PPP projects bolster ‘Build, Build, Build’ 18 Nov 2019 06:37 Even under the scorching heat of the sun, workers continue to build the MRT 7. —JAM STA. ROSA MANILA, Philippines–The new “Build, Build, Build” list comprised of 100 big-ticket infrastructure projects got a boost from the inclusion of at least 15 …
  • Buddy Hield hits 35, Kings snap Celtics’ 10-game streak 18 Nov 2019 05:57 SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA – OCTOBER 25: Buddy Hield #24 congratulates De’Aaron Fox #5 of the Sacramento Kings after he made a basket during their game against the Portland Trail Blazers at Golden 1 Center on October 25, 2019 in Sacramento, California. NOTE TO …
  • US envoy, local execs agree: Police perform better with women officers onboard 18 Nov 2019 05:55 MANILA, Philippines – United States Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim and other local officials have agreed that police units perform better when women officers are integrated and their abilities maximized. Kim said this during the 1st Asia Regional …
  • Pelicans top reeling Warriors 18 Nov 2019 05:21 Golden State Warriors forward Eric Paschall (7) loses the ball while driving between New Orleans Pelicans guards Jrue Holiday (11) and E’Twaun Moore (55)in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Tyler …
  • Noel Gallagher reveals ‘nail in coffin’ for Oasis reunion hopes   18 Nov 2019 05:04 0 Comments Noel Gallagher reveals ‘nail in coffin’ for Oasis reunion hopes Independent.ie Noel Gallagher has revealed every tweet from his brother Liam is a “nail in the coffin” of Oasis reunion hopes. https://www.independent.ie/entertainment…
  • RTWPB OKs P20 raise in take home pay for workers in the Bangsamoro 18 Nov 2019 04:30 COTABATO CITY– Minimum wage earners in the Bangsamoro will receive an additional P20 to their basic daily wage next month, according to the new wage order approved by the Regional Wages and Productivity Board’s (BTWPB) in the region. Wage Order No. BARMM- …
  • Aid given to kin of soldiers slain, hurt in E. Samar clash 18 Nov 2019 04:13 TACLOBAN CITY –– The provincial governments of Eastern Samar and Northern Samar have extended financial assistance to the Army soldiers who were either killed or wounded in an encounter with communist insurgents in Borongan, Eastern Samar last week. …
  • Old dogs, new tricks 18 Nov 2019 03:35 New technology and old people don't go well together. At least, that's the stereotype. But try telling that to 76-year-old Pramjit Smitaman, who is spending her afternoon with eight friends learning about video editing using GoPro Quik at the OPPY …
  • 19 cool gadgets and tech devices you can already get at Black Friday prices 17 Nov 2019 13:43 The days of counting down and waiting outside department store doors for that 24-hour period of Black Friday sales are long gone.  The annual shopping spectacular is now a weeks-long affair. And guess what: it's already begun. It's a good thing, …
  • Tech Talk: This week Derek Uchman reviews more Christmas gadgets for kids 17 Nov 2019 09:22 In the second of our two-parter, we take a look at another three gadgets which will hopefully keep the little terrors suitably entertained over Christmas and beyond. Sphero Mini Soccer £49.99 Sphero are one of the more established makers of robots for kids …
  • Services Merchandize Limited donates electrical gadgets to GNA 16 Nov 2019 18:30 Tema, Nov. 15, GNA – The Tema Regional Office of the Ghana News Agency has been enhanced with the donation of high quality and high performing Crompton Ceiling Fans and Havells Venus Grand LED Flood Lights, by Services Merchandise Limited (SML).   Mr Vijay …