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Facebook M Virtual Assistant Being Shut Down

Alas, it was not to be; Facebook announced today the service will be shutting down for good next Friday, Jan. 19. In an age of Alexa, Cortana, the Google As...


Angela Merkel hopeful of breakthrough in coalition talks

However, she is now in discussions with the Social Democrats (SPD), and is "optimistic" she can form a so-called "grand coalition". A rebellion has formed insid...


NASA Mars Rover's Images Similar To Trace Fossils: Scientists

The Curiosity Rover discovered the marks, prompting Nasa to tweet: 'Each is about a quarter-inch long. The features' unusual appearance have raised questions ...


Use your Apple Watch to control select Whirlpool appliances

Whirlpool has announced that it's working on an Apple Watch app that will allow you to control more than 20 of its connected appliances, including ovens , w...


Apple Releases macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 Update [Download]

Few further details are available on the updates, although Apple's description indicates the objective of the updates is to protect against Spectre attacks. iOS...


UK Parliament network registered 24000 attempts to access porn sites

Mr Green continues to deny "unfounded and deeply hurtful" claims he downloaded or watched the material and the Cabinet Office probe into the affair reached "no ...


AMD's new Ryzen 5 2400G, Ryzen 3 2200G performance leaked

They also hinted at double digit performance gains, though they weren't exactly specific on any claims. AMD HAS ANNOUNCED that it's second-generation Ryzen ...


Alexa enabled AR smartglasses will be unveiled at CES this coming week

The software kit is coming later this year, but Amazon says it will allow companies to "add Alexa to their devices with minimum investment in hardware or integr...


Huawei's Honor 7X and View 10 are coming to the US

It comes with an aggressive price tag of Rs. 29,999 and is available exclusively on Amazon India . The price of the smartphone in India is 20 percent less ...


Ford details the 2018 F-150 Diesel

The diesel engine will be manufactured at a Ford plant in Britain. Ram has offered a diesel engine in its full-size Ram 1500 before but it's unclear if that wil...


Sony launches Xperia L2

According to reports, Sony intends to showcase the following smartphones at MWC 2018: Xperia XZ1 Premium, Xperia XZ1 Plus, and Xperia XZ1s. Whereas, the Xperia...


Here's what's next for Samsung's Family Hub smart fridge

Bixby can be trained to recognize and differentiate the voices of each family member and serve up personalized answers. The new Family Hub can connect to and ...


Who's affected by Intel computer chip security flaw

Researchers at Google's Project Zero and academic institutions including the Graz University of Technology in Austria discovered the problem a year ago and di...


Nvidia partners with Uber, Volkswagen and Baidu on driverless cars

But the company has been diversifying new technologies, notably artificial intelligence and self-driving cars. Nvidia is working with at least 25 customers on...


Meltdown and Spectre CPU Flaws Expose Modern Systems to Risk

For Mobile users, this is being billed as build 15254.158. While Microsoft's mobile platform is near-dead at this point, it is heartening to see Microsoft s...


Samsung just announced a 146-inch modular TV

We're excited about this next step along our roadmap to the future of screen technology, and the remarkable viewing experience it offers to consumers". Samsung'...


Nokia 6 (2018) receives Android Oreo update and Google Play support

The Nokia 6 2018, on the other hand, includes 4GB of RAM by default with either 32GB or 64GB of internal storage. It runs on Qualcomm's Snapdragon 630 proces...


Nvidia announces massive gaming displays for the living room

And no, they probably won't be cheap. NVIDIA is showing off BFGDs at CES , and we plan to get a look at them soon. The little Android TV-powered Nvidia SHIE...


Switch Sales On Point - Nintendo Switch Declared the Fastest Selling Console

After Nintendo Switch, the house of Kyoto will probably not release a new console anytime soon, but a leak coming out from a Reddit user through a not so true...


How To Watch SpaceX Launch The US Government's Mysterious Zuma Spacecraft Today

Although we don't know what the Zuma payload is for, it does resemble two other missions in recent memory, and suggests this may be for an even more secret agen...


Most Promising Nintendo Switch Exclusives Of 2018

Keeping consumers interested in the console are the games available for the Nintendo Switch . The PS2 now has the world record for console sales, selling an im...


DJI's smart selfie stick is better and cheaper than ever

This handheld smartphone camera stabilizer is an upgrade from the original Osmo mobile , with a new lightweight design. The DJI Ronin-S is a handheld gimbal th...


Apple warns iPhones, iPads and Mac computers hit by Intel flaw

Users of other devices will have to wait for the updates to be pushed out by third-party manufacturers, including Samsung, Huawei and OnePlus. Apple expla...


Apple says its product chips flawed

These flaws are partly associated with Intel chips installed in all the devices. The first, called Meltdown, affects Intel chips and lets hackers bypass the h...


AK Steel (NYSE:AKS) Raised to "Buy" at Longbow Research

Analysts await Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) to report earnings on January, 26. Standpoint Research lowered United States Steel from a "buy" rating to a "red...


How To Get Portrait Mode On Your Non-Pixel Android Phone

If your phone is running Android Oreo (we're aware that applies to far less of you than it reasonably should at this stage) you can install the tool. However,...


Guardian Capital LP Boosts Position in Ctrip.Com International Ltd (CTRP)

It has outperformed by 59.99% the S&P500. Marsico Capital Management Llc increased Ctrip Com Intl Ltd ( CTRP ) stake by 63.46% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. ...


How to protect devices from Spectre and Meltdown chip flaws

While the problem was initially identified in computers based on Intel processors , Google has since pointed out the same security issue can be found in othe...


Helena Bonham Carter May Be Joining 'The Crown' as Princess Margaret

Vanessa Kirby returned as the obstinate and passionate princess Margaret in season 2 and once again, stole every scene she was in. " The Crown " is looking...


Harrisburg-area animal rights group plans to protest at Farm Show Saturday

The butter sculpture, a "must see" Farm Show attraction since it debuted in 1991, each year educates and entertains almost a half million visitors to the nation...


Martin Luther King III to speak at K

Martin Luther King Jr. - and in a big way. "I'm launching the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. essay challenge for the second year to encourage young people all over ...


Mozilla's Firefox gets new patches for Meltdown and Spectre

The highlights of this update are security fixes for Meltdown and Spectre attacks. Both Meltdown and Spectre are side-channel attacks that produce lea...


Loathsome Shill Ajit Pai Drops Out Of Planned CES Appearance

Ajit Pai will not be speaking at next week's massive Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, according to an email sent to media covering the event. Shapiro d...


How Does Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) Stack Up Right Now?

Finally, Stephens reduced their price target on shares of Hormel Foods from $50.00 to $38.00 and set an "overweight" rating for the company in a research report...


Burnout Paradise Remaster Coming to PS4 in Japan

While the PlayStation 3 saw a couple of Burnout games from Criterion Games, don't expect a new one anytime soon, or even a remaster of the last Burnout ...