• Singapore-based Broadcom ditches efforts to take over U.S. chipmaker
Singapore-based Broadcom ditches efforts to take over U.S. chipmaker

It is uncertain whether or not this will circumvent the national security concerns and allow Broadcom to move past the executive order, however we know that for now, Qualcomm is free to proceed as normal without worrying of an impending hostile takeover.

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  • Repairing Samsung Smartphones Becomes Easier
Repairing Samsung Smartphones Becomes Easier

Devices that will be accepted include the Galaxy S6, Galaxy S7 , Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S9 (all associated variants) as well as the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy Note 8 . Samsung says it will cover " more than 300" authorized service locations in the United States, which are said to reach "the majority of the continental United States populati...

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  • Tag: Huawei Honor 7C Price
Tag: Huawei Honor 7C Price

India's leading smartphone vendor Xiaomi, on the other hand, announced that the Redmi 5A will no longer be available for its introductory price of Rs.4,999 in India. The device also comes with a sleek design and dual rear cameras and the selfie shooter packs facial recognition feature and some smart features for better selfies.

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  • 40 blasts in Tarapur chemical unit, tremors felt 12km away
40 blasts in Tarapur chemical unit, tremors felt 12km away

Almost 30 to 40 loud explosions were heard by locals as they came out of their houses fearing an natural disaster. Local eyewitnesses said that the explosion, "sounding like a huge bomb" took place when many people were preparing to retire for the night.

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  • SC clears path for living will
SC clears path for living will

Common Cause says persons with a family history of terminal illnesses - or indeed any person who feels he wants to be spared the ordeal of being put on life support -should be permitted to draw up a living will . "A failure to recognise advance medical directives (or living will ) may amount to non-facilitation of the right to smoothen the dyi...

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  • Fornite Battle Royale Coming to iOS with Cross-Platform Support
Fornite Battle Royale Coming to iOS with Cross-Platform Support

There is a catch in the list as the game would support cross-platform between PC, PS4, Mac, iOS , and Android but Xbox One is not included in it. Furthermore, the invited ones will get a chance to send invites as well, considering they will receive invites as well. If you don't get an invite even if you signed up, just be patient.

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  • Google Releases First Developer Preview of Android P
Google Releases First Developer Preview of Android P

In addition, the preview adds a new Bluetooth API to allow applications to take control of the device pairing and connection process. Google is also speeding up the Android Runtime, and adding optimisations for battery life with improvements to Doze, App Standby, and Background Limits.

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  • Windows 10 S Mode Coming In 2019, Microsoft Confirms
Windows 10 S Mode Coming In 2019, Microsoft Confirms

The executive also said that the Windows 10 S mode would be released in 2019. Windows 10 S was originally launched as a dedicated operating system for convertibles and laptops targeting students, though starting next year, it will become a special "S Mode" for versions of Windows 10.

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  • Washington is the first state to pass its own net neutrality laws
Washington is the first state to pass its own net neutrality laws

Although Gov. Inslee said during the signing that Washington is "the first state in the nation to preserve the open internet ", it isn't exactly the case, as the Associated Press mentioned . They've argued the 2015 rules were too burdensome and held back investments. The repeal , published last week, won't take effect for at least two more m...

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  • Apple is reportedly working on headphones to rival its own Beats
Apple is reportedly working on headphones to rival its own Beats

All Bloomberg noted is that Apple is planning to release them sometime before the end of 2018, though there's a chance the entire project could be scrapped between now and then. Researcher NPD Group said past year that sales of AirPods and Beats headphones gave Apple 27 percent of the wireless headphone market and nearly half the dollars spent ...

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  • Here's The Poop On Secret Penguin Society, Population 1.5 Million
Here's The Poop On Secret Penguin Society, Population 1.5 Million

The incredible discovery was captured using a video drone, which snapped the countless birds on their remote and unsafe island home from the air. Curious, professor Lynch led a team to check out the potential penguin colony first hand, using drones to get an aerial view of the location.

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  • What's Special About The Worm Moon We'll See Tonight?
What's Special About The Worm Moon We'll See Tonight?

Stargazers, get your binoculars ready: a full moon, nicknamed the " worm moon" will grace the night's sky Thursday, and it will be the final one of the winter season. Full Moon: March 1, 7:51 P.M. This month, we'll see two full moons light up the sky. There were also two supermoons, or perigean full moons , that occurred before the late ...

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  • Amazon plans to teach Alexa real-time language translation
Amazon plans to teach Alexa real-time language translation

While Amazon doesn't have a status page for its consumer products, Down Detector is reporting a huge spike in Alexa-related complaints over the last hour. Alexa may also, in the future, translate multiple speakers talking in different languages at the same time. Is your Alexa device experiencing issues? One of the sources told Yahoo that the e-...

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  • Neo's Nokia phone from The Matrix is coming back
Neo's Nokia phone from The Matrix is coming back

The device will be available in the market from the coming April month, however the exact release date of this new Nokia 6 (2018) smartphone is not yet revealed by the officials. The display is protected by Gorilla Glass 5 Protection. Nokia 1 gets the power from a 2150mAh battery that operates under its hood. The Nokia 8 Sirocco combines ...

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  • ZTE Blade V9 and Blade V9 Vita Announced at MWC 2018
ZTE Blade V9 and Blade V9 Vita Announced at MWC 2018

It's not almost as stylish as the larger ZTE Blade V9 , but it does have a nice size to it, fair performance, and what should be excellent battery life based on the specs. ZTE USA, the fourth largest smartphone supplier in the U.S.*, today announced the ZTE Tempo Go is the first Android Oreo (Go edition ) smartphone utilizing the Qualcomm® Snap...

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  • Amateur astronomer spots rare first light from exploding star
Amateur astronomer spots rare first light from exploding star

Buso quickly noticed the unusual burst of light in his photos and contacted an worldwide group of astronomers. Instead, he was performing tests on a new camera . The object steadily brightened for about 25 minutes, as shown quantitatively in the lower-right panel. Amateur astronomer, Victor Buso , struck lucky in September 2016 when he made a...

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  • New Playerunknown's Battlegrounds Map to be Released in First Half of 2018
New Playerunknown's Battlegrounds Map to be Released in First Half of 2018

So far we've had woodland and desert biomes... could the next setting be the urban jungle that players have been dreaming about ever since PUBG's rise to fame and fortune? What exactly the developer has planned is still unknown, but we do know that Bluehole intends to show off a third map for the game, which should add more variety to the battle...

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  • Tech Giants Scramble To Secure Cobalt Supply
Tech Giants Scramble To Secure Cobalt Supply

Auto giants like BMW and Volkswagen are also searching for multiyear deals to ensure they also have enough cobalt to meet targets in electric vehicle production. Apple and other major cobalt consumers are scurrying to access cobalt resources that are now limited-not because of the amount of ore available, but because mining companies can't get it...

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  • Eye scan spots heart attack as accurately as blood test
Eye scan spots heart attack as accurately as blood test

From the retinal images, Google's AI can determine within impressive degrees of accuracy a patient's age, gender, blood pressure, and smoking status, as well as even the past occurrence of major cardiovascular events, The Verge explains . Neural networks were used to find patterns in the eye's blood vessels which typically correspond to an increas...

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  • Samsung sharply reduced its OLED display production
Samsung sharply reduced its OLED display production

KitGuru Says: While the iPhone X might be selling slower than expected, the $1000 price tag will keep it profitable over the course of the year. For the past three months of 2017, Apple sold over 77 million iPhones , recording an absolute record of profits and revenue in corporate history.

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  • Apple iOS hit with Indian bug
Apple iOS hit with Indian bug

As well as Apple's own Messages app, it's also enough to bring down third-party apps like Facebook Messenger, Gmail , WhatsApp, and Outlook for iOS. Other apps like Yahoo Mail can constantly trigger the bug when iOS goes idle because the apps will try to display emails carrying the Telugu symbol as a notification and gets stuck in a cycle of p...

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  • Ralph Macchio & William Zabka Are Back for the 'Karate Kid' Revival Series
Ralph Macchio & William Zabka Are Back for the 'Karate Kid' Revival Series

In the first-ever footage from the revival show, titled Cobra Kai , fans of the original movie will see two familiar faces: Ralph Macchio as Daniel "Daniel-san" LaRusso and William Zabka as Johnny Lawrence. This time, the question is not how to stop the school from reopening - but whether Johnny and Cobra Kai should be stopped at all. "It's ...

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  • Apple Admits HomePods are Leaving White Stains on Wooden Tables
Apple Admits HomePods are Leaving White Stains on Wooden Tables

Apple says that these rings are a result of the oils diffused between the speaker's vibration-dampening silicone base and the wood. Hopefully the marks fade even more , but I'm not looking forward to having to refinish a centerpiece of my living room.

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  • Google releases lighter version of Gmail in the Play Store
Google releases lighter version of Gmail in the Play Store

Gmail Go not only takes up significantly less space on your phone, but uses less data than the standard Gmail app . Chat heads have since become a popular feature for messaging apps across the board (except for iMessage), and Google is now integrating them into Google Phone version 17, as reported today by 9to5Google .

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  • US wants to privatize space station
US wants to privatize space station

The proposal also calls for spending $150 million in 2019 to "encourage commercial development" and tee up companies to take over. The newly unveiled request gives some more details about NASA's plans to return astronauts to the moon, a focus that President Donald Trump made official with the signing of " Space Policy Directive 1 " in Decembe...

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  • Qualcomm Snapdragon X24 doubles down on Gigabit LTE
Qualcomm Snapdragon X24 doubles down on Gigabit LTE

With this, Qualcomm also revealed a list of 18 OEMs who will be using the x50 modem and 5G technology in their upcoming hardware. It supports up to 7x carrier aggregation in the downlink, as well as 4×4 MIMO on up to five aggregated LTE carriers, for a total of up to 20 concurrent spatial LTE streams.

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  • NASA's New Horizons Spacecraft Captures Record-Breaking Images
NASA's New Horizons Spacecraft Captures Record-Breaking Images

That image has held the record for the farthest ever taken away from Earth-until now. The image, which to the naked eye just looks like an eery green glow in between some cloud looking things, is actually something much cooler. The previous record holder for the farthest picture was NASA's Voyager 1 , which shot the famous "Pale Blue Dot" image...

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  • Google has changed emails massively, and it's here to stay
Google has changed emails massively, and it's here to stay

Today, Google announced the launch of AMP Stories , which provides content publishers with a mobile-focused format for delivering news and information as visually rich, tap-through stories . For one thing, less clutter in your inbox, as senders will be able to update emails they've already sent rather than send new wholesale messages alto...

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  • HomePod Vs. Google Home Max: Comparison Of Price, Features, Sound
HomePod Vs. Google Home Max: Comparison Of Price, Features, Sound

Amazon Echo essentially houses Alexa , the personal assistant developed by the huge company. Siri doesn't know any, while Google's Assistant and Amazon's Alexa both tie for groaningly terrible dad joke of the year. Apple is launching shipments of its HomePod smart speaker Friday, but by all accounts, the emphasis with HomePod is much more ...

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  • Man says his Apple airpods exploded into flames
Man says his Apple airpods exploded into flames

A man in Florida was taken aback when his AirPods started to malfunction and releasing smoke while he was at the gym this week. Apple's AirPods are a one of a kind device , featuring advanced technology that no other company is now offering.

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