Amazon Echo could be recording your conversations secretly

The employee said that Alexa , Amazon's popular voice assistant, had recorded the family's conversation and sent it to him. "Unplug your Alexa devices right now, you're being hacked", Danielle recalled the voice saying. According to U.S. broadca... More..

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Meghan Markle's dad suffered heart attack, says he won't attend wedding
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Meghan Markle's dad suffered heart attack, says he won't attend wedding

Meghan's dad Thomas was supposed to walk his daughter down the aisle , but this evening news emerged that he has cancelled his plans to attend the wedding altogether. There will only be 50 of the specia...More..

Can another redesign bring Snapchat back from the brink?
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Can another redesign bring Snapchat back from the brink?

Just a few months after the last refresh, the Snapchat app is once again getting a facelift. Late past year, Snap Inc. announced a major redesign for its Snapchat app , merging Stories and direct interactio...More..

JBL's next soundbar doubles as an Android TV box
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

JBL's next soundbar doubles as an Android TV box

While Google supports boards like Raspberry Pi, Microsoft promises support for all types of boards. There's also native support for multiple camera sensors, so you can get Portrait Mode effects in camera-eq...More..

DJI And Microsoft Partner To Bring Advanced Drone Technology To The Enterprise
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

DJI And Microsoft Partner To Bring Advanced Drone Technology To The Enterprise

Microsoft FarmBeats integrates DJI's PC Ground Station Pro software and mapping algorithm to create real-time heatmaps on Azure IoT Edge. Apart from Timeline and Microsoft Graph, the Redmond-based softwa...More..

Elia Viviani claims second straight stage win at Giro d'Italia
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Elia Viviani claims second straight stage win at Giro d'Italia

Dennis finished in the peloton and will wear the pink jersey on Sunday. This followed on from a Friday 9.7 kilometer individual time trial in Jerusalem and a Saturday 167 kilometer race that saw cyclists co...More..

Chris Froome crashes as Team Sky leader prepares for Giro d'Italia
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Chris Froome crashes as Team Sky leader prepares for Giro d'Italia

Australia's Dennis, a specialist over short distances, had sat in the so-called hot seat as the man to beat for over two hours but none was hotter than Dutchman Dumoulin. Earlier in the day, Froome fell heavily...More..

NRA members not allowed to bring guns into Trump speech
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

NRA members not allowed to bring guns into Trump speech

But the NRA said the U.S. Secret Service will coordinate security for the Pence speech and will not allow weapons in the arena while he is present. The National Rifle Association's annual meeting is upon us...More..

Facebook now lets parents schedule 'sleep mode' in Messenger Kids app
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Facebook now lets parents schedule 'sleep mode' in Messenger Kids app

Sleep mode offers the same to the parents, where the set off times will make the app inaccessible to kids for the respective time period. Sleep mode is controlled from the Parent Control center in the parent's ...More..

Fortnite Meteors Crashing Into Island, Superheroes May Be Coming
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Fortnite Meteors Crashing Into Island, Superheroes May Be Coming

We're ready to get off of this merry-go-round for the time being. Some feel that it will simply decimate the Tilted Towers area since that's where the meteor has been spotted, and others think it's heraldin...More..

Android Oreo on 4% of all devices, April 2018 distribution numbers show
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Android Oreo on 4% of all devices, April 2018 distribution numbers show

In an attempt to not be suspended from Google's services, Unlockd has taken out an injunction against the online advertising giant in the UK High Court and is threatening to report the company for uncompetiti...More..

Australia and England complete Women's Sevens Commonwealth semi-final line-up
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Australia and England complete Women's Sevens Commonwealth semi-final line-up

New Zealand's Regan Ware (C) evades a tackle to score a try during the men's rugby sevens gold medal match against Fiji at the Robina Stadium during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast on...More..

Destiny 2 Expansion 'Warmind' Coming Next Month
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Destiny 2 Expansion 'Warmind' Coming Next Month

With some Season 2 updates in our rear view mirror, it's time to look further into the future. The Development Roadmap - which can be seen below - breaks down what's in store for the game throughout the sum...More..

Solar energy, breaks ground on new Alabama site
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Solar energy, breaks ground on new Alabama site

Nan Boden, Senior Director and Head of Global Technology Partners for Google Cloud . Google bolstered Hughes' optimism Monday by announcing a $100,000 grant to the Jackson County school district to enhan...More..

by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Google has aggressive plans for India, here's what we expect

It's been more than two years since Google fully forayed into the global smartphone business with the launch of Pixel series, but it has failed to find traction in India, the fastest growing and the secon...More..

Apple iPhone 5.8-inch variant to be the cheapest model in 2018
by | Friday, March 23, 2018

Apple iPhone 5.8-inch variant to be the cheapest model in 2018

The report further claimed Apple purchased fewer OLED panels from Samsung Display than it had earlier committed due to the weak demand for the iPhone X . Currently, the original iPhone X's manufacturi...More..

Policeman injured as militants attack BJP leader in Srinagar
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Policeman injured as militants attack BJP leader in Srinagar

Searches are going on at the encounter site as there were reports of third militant as well at the time of weapon snatching attempt. CRPF spokesperson confirmed that Pradeep had suffered shoulder injuries. "F...More..

Spotify to go public on April 3
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Spotify to go public on April 3

That will keep it ahead of Apple , the company believes. BEA Music stressed, "With downloads, which generate more than 9 million sales, digital now represents 54% of all music sales or more than €39 million,...More..

Amazon fixes cause of Alexa's 'creepy' laugh
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Amazon fixes cause of Alexa's 'creepy' laugh

Alexa won't nest one request into another, but it will accommodate multiple requests back to back. If you do not say anything within a 5-second window, Alexa returns to sleep. Reliability of this follow-up ...More..

Amazon Launches Low-Cost Prime Membership For Medicaid Recipients
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Amazon Launches Low-Cost Prime Membership For Medicaid Recipients

According to government data , some 68 million individuals are enrolled in Medicaid, the federal-state-funded health insurance program for needy and low-income people. Inc. declined to say how many people si...More..

Google Assistant is getting deeper links to your smartphone
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Google Assistant is getting deeper links to your smartphone

As Nick Fox, Vice President of Product at Google, notes in a recent blog post, the Google Assistant is now available in eight languages - English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, and Portu...More..

Dropbox Gave Three Executives $190 Million in Stock Before IPO
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Dropbox Gave Three Executives $190 Million in Stock Before IPO

To compete, Dropbox is pouring money into research and development to convert non-paying users to paid subscribers, and to enhance collaborative tools. "Our market opportunity has grown as we've expanded from...More..

Samsung Announces Production Of the PM1643, The Industry's Largest Capacity SAS SSD
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Samsung Announces Production Of the PM1643, The Industry's Largest Capacity SAS SSD

Samsung began manufacturing initial batches of these SSDs back in January and mass production has now kicked off. However, raising capacity to 30.72TB wasn't the only goal here, Samsung has also risen perform...More..

Microsoft launches Photos Companion app for Android and iOS
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Microsoft launches Photos Companion app for Android and iOS

However, there is a limitation that both devices need to be on the same Wi-Fi network. The photo-transfer app, dubbed Photos Companion, is purely for sending photos and videos from an Android or iOS devic...More..

Windows 10 S Build 17093 Helps Users Ditch Passwords
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Windows 10 S Build 17093 Helps Users Ditch Passwords

Build 17093, which Microsoft released to Fast Ring PC testers on February 7 , includes this new button, as well as a few other tweaks and lots of fixes. It's a move that improves security and makes devices ea...More..

Asus ZenFone 5 Sequence Launch Anticipated at MWC 2018
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Asus ZenFone 5 Sequence Launch Anticipated at MWC 2018

The Taiwanese company has released an invitation for its MWC conference that is scheduled for February 27. Furthermore, the invite features a "We Love Photo" tag that was originally used during the launch of ...More..

New High-Res Ant-Man and the Wasp Images
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

New High-Res Ant-Man and the Wasp Images

We got a glimpse of The Ghost in this week's trailer for Ant-Man and the Wasp [ watch it here ], and now thanks to Digital Spy we've got a couple of set photos featuring Hannah John-Kamen's new villain, whi...More..

LINE Cryptocurrency Exchange - A Competitor For Coinbase
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

LINE Cryptocurrency Exchange - A Competitor For Coinbase

Japan is the first country to legalize cryptocurrencies and to regulate the activities of the cryptocurrency exchanges. Despite a current downturn in the markets and the mass dissemination of FUD by mainst...More..

Sending SMS Messages With the Help of Amazon's Alexa
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Sending SMS Messages With the Help of Amazon's Alexa

However, the new feature is now available only in the United States and on Android smartphones. Each platform has its own unique set of strengths and weaknesses, but Amazon just got a nice lead over Google ...More..

FCA to supply Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans to Waymo's Self-driving Service
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

FCA to supply Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans to Waymo's Self-driving Service

The Pacifica hybrid vehicle will be Waymo's primary workhorse when its support debuts in Phoenix sometime this season. "With the world's first fleet of fully self-driving vehicles on the road, we've moved...More..

Google expands 'Mute This Ad' tool functionality
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Google expands 'Mute This Ad' tool functionality

At that point, you might be served reminder ads encouraging you to return to that retailer's site and complete your transaction. The expansion of this tool will likely lead to more ads getting removed and pro...More..

Apple Books makeover has Amazon in its sights
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Apple Books makeover has Amazon in its sights

The reading app has so far played a somewhat secondary role compared to the other services in the lineup, which is reflected in the fact that the last time it received a significant update was years ago. Apple ...More..