• Snap Shares Plummet After Tech Company Misses Expectations
Snap Shares Plummet After Tech Company Misses Expectations

It offers Snapchat , a camera application that helps people to communicate through short videos and images. (NYSE: SNAP ) by 6.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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  • Consumer Reports pulls Microsoft Surface recommendation due to reliability issues
Consumer Reports pulls Microsoft Surface recommendation due to reliability issues

Common problems cited include freezing, unexpected shutdowns, and issues with the touchscreen, among others. Unless some Surface Pro owners who have the device for more than two years says so, the report from Consumer Reports is up for debate.

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  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 5.0 will add 1080p60 Twitch streaming
PlayStation 4 firmware update 5.0 will add 1080p60 Twitch streaming

PS4 Pro Streamers will be happy with this update, as it will allow them to stream at 1080p/60fps. Right now, the only accounts you can follow are verified accounts, which are mostly made up by official game accounts, developers, and popular Youtubers.

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  • Spotify For Xbox Is Live
Spotify For Xbox Is Live

While it may have taken years to get to this point, Spotify is finally catering to both audiences - a decision that might've been made possible by the addition of the background music feature Microsoft added in August of last year. We'll be introducing plenty of new features in the coming months across Xbox One, Windows 10 PC, Mixer, and mobile d...

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  • Samsung Boss Faces 12 Years in Prison, Fights Back Tears
Samsung Boss Faces 12 Years in Prison, Fights Back Tears

The 49-year-old Samsung heir has been in detention since February and was indicted on charges that include bribery and embezzlement. The court is expected to reach a decision on 27 August , when Lee's temporary custody expires. Lee is officially Samsung's vice-president but has in effect run the company since his father, Lee Kun-hee , had...

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  • Google Pixel 2 might not look like other flagship phones
Google Pixel 2 might not look like other flagship phones

The report mentions that the Pixel 2 will be manufactured by HTC , while the larger Pixel XL 2 will be put together by LG. Reportedly, the Pixel 2 is expected to feature a 4.97-inch fullHD display and pack in 64 GB of memory. Last year's Samsung Galaxy S7 and this year's Galaxy S8 have IP68 dust and water resistance, a feature that preve...

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  • Spotify for Xbox to be unveiled at Gamescom?
Spotify for Xbox to be unveiled at Gamescom?

There's no doubt that Spotify is one of the more popular music streaming services. A screenshot shows a post dated 23 June, saying: "This week, Microsoft announced huge news that impacts more than one of these devices". In addition, a leaked screenshot from the Microsoft retail training portal also "confirmed" that the Spotify App is coming...

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  • Play Store Now Supports Android O's Notification Channels
Play Store Now Supports Android O's Notification Channels

But this is just a stop gap in the aforementioned millions of apps available as Google's main problem is that they only take action when there are complaints about the app. Lastly, there's the Playbook app . The Play Store is home to a huge collection of apps, with thousands of them being added daily, although not all of them abide by Google's...

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  • Owning Surface just got easier with the new Surface Plus Program
Owning Surface just got easier with the new Surface Plus Program

You won't pay any interest, and will just be charged the normal price of the Surface hardware providing you opt for a 24-month payment plan - any longer than a two-year contract and interest kicks in at 19.99% April for subsequent years. Included in the perks are 10% off future Microsoft products, a 30-day return policy, a free year of in-store sup...

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  • Nintendo's SNES Classic Edition pre-orders will go live this month
Nintendo's SNES Classic Edition pre-orders will go live this month

Unveiled in June, the SNES Classic is a reinvented miniature version of the classic 1990's video game console. The Walmart fiasco from a week ago meant anybody who got a pre-order did so by an "accidental glitch", meaning their money was either refunded or not credited to their accounts.

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  • Free Final Fantasy XV Update Adds Exo-Suits, Chocobo Carnival Returns
Free Final Fantasy XV Update Adds Exo-Suits, Chocobo Carnival Returns

Final Fantasy 15 update 1.13 includes a range of new bug fixes, as well as other items that have been delayed in the past. The armour gives players 30 minutes of invincibility once per day and also improves their fishing skills. The version 1.13 update for Final Fantasy XV , which adds the "Magitek Armor" invincibility suits, is now available. ...

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  • Sony's operating profit triples to record for April-June
Sony's operating profit triples to record for April-June

Sony Pictures Television Networks, the Culver City, California-based unit of the consumer electronics group, paid $143 million for a 95 percent stake in Funimation, Sony said in a statement and regulatory filing Monday. Revenue increased in the game and network services business, which includes the popular PlayStation console and software titles....

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  • WhatsApp: Now one billion people send 55 billion messages per day
WhatsApp: Now one billion people send 55 billion messages per day

WhatsApp user base is at 1 billion daily active users, 1.3 billion monthly active users. Now Facebook and WhatsApp have 2.0 and 1.3 billion active users respectively, which indicates that in merely 3 month time both the Giants can add 100 million users to their service.

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  • Microsoft adds all of Windows - including Server - to extended bug bounty program
Microsoft adds all of Windows - including Server - to extended bug bounty program

This means everyone finding such a bug is eligible for a bounty, but the software giant explains that if someone has already discovered the bug which has been reported internally, only 10 per cent of the highest amount which they could have received would be paid.

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  • Doklam standoff: Can NSA Doval tame the dragon?
Doklam standoff: Can NSA Doval tame the dragon?

Beginning from Thursday Ajit Doval will attend the two-day BRICS National Security Advisers meet in Beijing . Yang is hosting this meeting. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday affirmed that India would like to strengthen its relationship with China and the issues between both the countries will be solved on the basis of Astana...

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  • Roomba maker wants to sell your home's floor plan
Roomba maker wants to sell your home's floor plan

The "smart" home lighting, thermostats and protection cameras now on the business are all pretty dumb when it comes to the understanding what your home layout is, the CEO of iRobot6, Colin Angle tells . iRobot's privacy policy reads, "You can control or stop the collection of usage data from your registered iRobot device by disconnecting yo...

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  • Microsoft Paint Isn't Going Anywhere
Microsoft Paint Isn't Going Anywhere

Ranjan Kumar, a 27-year-old copywriter, says, "If Paint is going to be discontinued, it really will be the end of one of the most nostalgic parts of our childhood". The tech giant said MS Paint will, in fact, still be available. The company is planning to add Paint to the Windows Store, allowing users to download it on-demand.

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  • Why Parents of Charlie Gard Want To Take Him Home To Dead
Why Parents of Charlie Gard Want To Take Him Home To Dead

But the hospital said Charlie's parents had refused an offer of mediation. Charlie suffers from a rare form of mitochondrial disease, which causes progressive muscle weakness in the heart and other key organs. Staff at Great Ormond Street, a hospital so revered in Britain that it was featured in the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic...

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  • HC denies bail to actor Dileep in actress molestation case
HC denies bail to actor Dileep in actress molestation case

This is not the first time that there has been a land encroachment allegation against Dileep , as his movie theatre D cinemas is also embroiled in it. "Hence, the possibility of the petitioner influencing or threatening the several witnesses can not be ruled out", the HC order said. Dileep was later taken to the Aluva sub-jail after his bail plea ...

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  • A New Way To Consume! Google Launches A New Personalized News Feed
A New Way To Consume! Google Launches A New Personalized News Feed

Google's Vice President of Engineering, Shashi Thakur, in a blog post announcing the development, said "You'll see cards with things like sports highlights, top news, engaging videos, new music, stories to read and more. So if you are a foodie, typing a quick search like, "food festivals in Delhi" will get you a listing of the best options in...

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  • Sears Seeks Salvation Through Amazon With Alexa-Powered Kenmore Products
Sears Seeks Salvation Through Amazon With Alexa-Powered Kenmore Products

The Kenmore Smart connected room ACs are the first products to feature voice control, and consumers can raise and lower temperatures using the Kenmore Smart skill. Amazon customers, but Park said Sears may consider global sales in the future. But some seemed unconvinced that the deal could do much to reverse Sears' misfortunes.

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  • Protests Continue as Tensions Rise Over Temple Mount Restrictions
Protests Continue as Tensions Rise Over Temple Mount Restrictions

He called for an end to the occupation and "returning Jerusalem and the Al-Aqsa Mosque to Palestinian and Islamic hands, granting the Palestinian people their rights and establishing a Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital". Egypt has predicted unsafe consequences of the ongoing security escalation at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque, whi...

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  • Mercedes Reveals New X-Class Pickup
Mercedes Reveals New X-Class Pickup

Under the skin the X-Class is based on the same platform that's used by the Nissan Navara and the upcoming Renault Alaskan . The Mercedes-Benz X-Class will go on sale in Germany by November 2017 at a starting price of 37,294 (approximately Rs 27.60 lakh).

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  • USA expected to say Iran still abiding nuke deal
USA expected to say Iran still abiding nuke deal

Under US law, the State Department must notify Congress every 90 days of Iran's compliance with the so-called Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). The UN Security Council later unanimously endorsed a resolution that effectively turned the JCPOA into worldwide law. Iran " s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on the U.S.

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  • Paul Ryan dodges on questions about Donald Trump Jr
Paul Ryan dodges on questions about Donald Trump Jr

The officials said the provision would infringe on the president's executive authority, according to an aide knowledgeable of the discussions. "Any administration would prefer to conduct foreign policy 100 percent without involvement from Congress", Corker said.

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  • Moon Express unveils robotic probe plans, aims lunar sample return by 2020
Moon Express unveils robotic probe plans, aims lunar sample return by 2020

According to Moon Express , the MX-2 could travel not only to the moon but also to other locations in the inner solar system. But should their plan succeed, Moon Express would likely be the first private company to land on the moon .

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  • Why you should ignore this Facebook hacker hoax
Why you should ignore this Facebook hacker hoax

While people think they are helping by sharing the warning, it is all just another hoax . A hacker would not be able to gain access to your account by simply friending you, according to the Telegraph . Smith. No, Jayden K. Smith isn't going to hack your page and ruin your life. Channel 13 News was just talking about this change in Facebook's ...

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  • Ainge hints at more Celtics moves - 'We're not comfortable yet'
Ainge hints at more Celtics moves - 'We're not comfortable yet'

Furthermore, securing Avery Bradley at shooting guard (until next year) eliminates Detroit's greatest concern this off-season: resigning Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. 9 overall in 2010. He was second on the team in rebounds, too. And trust me, the Celtics weren't eager to unload Bradley. (Detroit may find it easier to move other players for tax relief...

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  • Georgia authorities rescue 2 dogs from hot auto
Georgia authorities rescue 2 dogs from hot auto

If convicted on the two counts of animal cruelty, she could face a fine of $1,000 and up to six months in jail. Police in Georgia had to rescue a woman's dogs from a locked vehicle this week. Police said they had to remove one of the dogs with an animal control pole since the combination of heat and fear had the dog acting aggressively. "We wan...

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  • Here's When Destiny 2's Closed Beta Will Begin
Here's When Destiny 2's Closed Beta Will Begin

The Arcstrider Hunter, the Dawnblade Warlock , and the Sentinel Titan will be available during the open beta in July according to Bungie .net. The " Destiny 2 " developer explained that both Control and Countdown will be made playable, but only on the new maps built .

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