Microsoft previews Quantum Development Kit

So Microsoft wants to create a quantum computing ecosystem that bypasses the need for a deep understanding of physics and computing (leaving all that stuff to Microsoft ) and instead enabling developers to build upon a new computing framework. More..

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Apple Announces iMac Pro to Begin Shipping December 14th
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Apple Announces iMac Pro to Begin Shipping December 14th

Second, the other shoe has yet to drop with regard to Apple's plans for the Mac Pro, an all-new redesign of which is supposedly underway. That'll feature an 18-core Xeon processor and an incredible 128GB RAM....More..

Twitter Introduces New 'Threads' Feature for Posting Tweetstorms
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Twitter Introduces New 'Threads' Feature for Posting Tweetstorms

Once you have completed the thread , you can then "Tweet All". Now it's doing that again by adding features that encourage self-reply chains and make it possible to publish such a thread all at once, rather ...More..

Report finds malicious apps on Google Play continue to grow
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Report finds malicious apps on Google Play continue to grow

The application essentially a photo booth, encouraging you to adopt new poses and snapping a new image every time you do. "The app encourages you to pose and captures a photo whenever you stop moving", writes...More..

by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Action Pokemon Movie Detective Pikachu Set for Spring 2019 Release

Ryan Reynolds ( Deadpool ) was recently tapped to play the title character in the movie. Justice Smith ( Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom ) and Kathryn Newton from Big Little Lies have also been tapped to...More..

by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

10 million Switch units sold worldwide in just nine months

The official press release also confirms more systems will be released in Japan to deal with growing demand over the holidays. Released back in March, with a lacklustre launch lineup, many believed Nintend...More..

You can now pre-order apps in the App Store
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

You can now pre-order apps in the App Store

Once the app is released, it will be automatically downloaded to a user's device if they hit the pre-order button. Users will be notified once the app is released and it will get automatically downloaded...More..

Synaptics Announces Clear ID as World's First In-Display Fingerprint Scanner
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Synaptics Announces Clear ID as World's First In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

To use this, one needs to touch on a very specified place on the smartphone glass and that will let you instantly unlock your smartphone. Synaptics Inc, a company that is well-known for manufacturing touchp...More..

by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Amazon's Alexa now has music alarms, just like your bedside radio

Alexa can be used to set an alarm; that is nothing new. All Alexa users can take advantage of this feature. This functionality covers multiple music services, including the company's own Amazon Music app (i...More..

Motorcycle Mode for Google Maps in India is a Go
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Motorcycle Mode for Google Maps in India is a Go

After you have done this, the app will start giving you live updates as you walk or ride on your local buses and trains. The feature, which was first tested and subsequently released in California, is an air ...More..

Has Nasa's Kepler telescope discovered alien life? Stargazers set for big announcement
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Has Nasa's Kepler telescope discovered alien life? Stargazers set for big announcement

Exactly what has been discovered won't be revealed until Thursday, but with Kepler there's always a good chance that some new distant planets will be part of the reveal. This has confirmed the existence of 178 ...More..

Why the Geminids Are the Best Meteor Shower of 2017
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Why the Geminids Are the Best Meteor Shower of 2017

It is a great time to get up, go outside and let the world blow your mind! The asteroid, a three-mile-wide rock called 3200 Phaethon , will remain a comfortable 6.4 million miles away. This year the astronom...More..

Trump signs directive to send astronauts to the Moon and Mars
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Trump signs directive to send astronauts to the Moon and Mars

The President said he was taking a giant step toward "reclaiming America's proud destiny in space". Watch live in the video above. However, Space Policy Directive 1 is now only an empty order without the fund...More..

Court: Ramaphosa To Appoint New NPA Boss - Zuma 'Conflicted'
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Court: Ramaphosa To Appoint New NPA Boss - Zuma 'Conflicted'

The Pretoria High Court had ordered that a new national director of public prosecutions be appointed‚ saying that Abrahams' appointment was invalid. As the NPA prepares to appeal the court judgment ordering i...More..

Japan to purchase offensive missiles capable of striking North Korea
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Japan to purchase offensive missiles capable of striking North Korea

The missile landed in the Sea of Japan. "The U.S. moves for sea blockade can never be tolerated as they constitute a wanton violation of the sovereignty and dignity of an independent state", the North's offic...More..

Mega Man makes an appearance in Monster Hunter
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Mega Man makes an appearance in Monster Hunter

Those that take part in the beta will be able to experience the game's online play as hunters from around the world unite hunt some unsafe creatures. Within the Beta, players will be able to take part in thre...More..

Firewatch Dev Reveals New Game Called In The Valley Of The Gods
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Firewatch Dev Reveals New Game Called In The Valley Of The Gods

Not much has been revealed about the story so far, but we do know that the game is set in the 1920s. Venture into the Egyptian desert for fame and fortune in the next first-person adventure from the developer...More..

Game Awards 2017: Bayonetta 3 announced exclusively for Nintendo Switch
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Game Awards 2017: Bayonetta 3 announced exclusively for Nintendo Switch

But the Bayonetta 3 teaser trailer has just confirmed that the game will be continuing the tradition of being a Nintendo exclusive. As with the game's earlier instalments, Nintendo has collaborated with ...More..

by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Shazam! Apple to acquire music naming app for $400 Million?

Despite being a massive price tag, the $400 million value of Shazam is notably lower than in late 2015 when the app had its last round of funding, delivering a value of a staggering $1.02 billion. As noted by ...More..

Congress suspends Aiyar over abusive comment against PM
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Congress suspends Aiyar over abusive comment against PM

Meanwhile, Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Friday said he would accept any punishment if the party suffers damage in the Gujarat polls because of his " neech aadmi " comments. "We will remove them, but ...More..

by | Friday, December 08, 2017

'Pokemon Go' evolves with 50 new Pokemon and dynamic weather effects

Niantic has confirmed we will get another taste with 50 new Pokemon later this week. The Hoenn region and its Pokemon were introduced in Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire when the game released for Gameb...More..

Overwatch Winter Wonderland Goes on a 5v1 Yeti Hunt
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Overwatch Winter Wonderland Goes on a 5v1 Yeti Hunt

The idea will be that five Meis will band together to chase after a unsafe yeti-skinned Winston, who is controlled by a single player. Kaplan confirmed a "long-awaited Hanzo skin" as well as a skin for both Jun...More..

Instagram is testing a standalone app for direct messaging
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Instagram is testing a standalone app for direct messaging

The private messaging feature of Instagram is to be removed from the service and replaced with a standalone app. This time around, Instagram is announcing that its DM (direct messaging ) system, which if...More..

Farthest (and earliest) supermassive black hole ever found
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Farthest (and earliest) supermassive black hole ever found

Black holes are some of the most mysterious regions of space ever discovered. That incredible distance means the object dates back to the time when the first stars blinked on, which raises the question of how a...More..

Amazon Video finally comes to Apple TV
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Amazon Video finally comes to Apple TV

Streaming devices allow people to use apps like Netflix, Hulu, YouTube and Amazon Prime on their TV. - Universal Search now supported - search for Prime videos using iOS search (US, CA, AU, NO, & SE onl...More..

Bridge Constructor Portal announced for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC, and smartphones
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Bridge Constructor Portal announced for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC, and smartphones

Headup Games has not yet revealed a price for Bridge Constructor Portal , but we don't expect it to be all that expensive. While this certainly isn't a Portal 3 , which undoubtedly will leave some fan's d...More..

GM's Marketplace feature lets you buy stuff with your auto
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

GM's Marketplace feature lets you buy stuff with your auto

Marketplace is the first in a slate of new "personalization" features the company plans to roll out in the next 12 to 18 months to almost four million USA drivers, according to Santiago Chamorro, vice presiden...More..

Investigators search for evidence in Sydney Loofe Case
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Investigators search for evidence in Sydney Loofe Case

Authorities have recovered the body of a United States woman whose disappearance after a Tinder date last month triggered a massive search and weird social media posts from two persons of interest in the tragic...More..

John Oliver Grills Dustin Hoffman About Sexual Harassment Allegations
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

John Oliver Grills Dustin Hoffman About Sexual Harassment Allegations

In response to this, Hoffman said "You weren't there", prompting Oliver to say "I'm glad". It is reflective of who you were. Oliver jumped on that, calling the actor out for not having provided any evidence t...More..

Amazon launches Prime programme in Singapore
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Amazon launches Prime programme in Singapore

Under the previous ordinance, AmazonGlobal program, every Singaporeans could enjoy free shipping for buying qualifying goods worth at least USD$125. "Now, with the launch of Amazon Prime, Singapore consumers ...More..