• Xfinity Mobile Launches Nationwide
Xfinity Mobile Launches Nationwide

The company is claiming that customers could save 30 percent on their wireless bills by switching to Xfinity. But Comcast's brand-new Xfinity Mobile plans - which run on Verizon's excellent network - are actually worth considering. Comcast says folks in a single home can mix and match unlimited and per gig plans, and switch between the options wi...

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  • Another Galaxy Note has its batteries recalled, but it isn't Samsung's fault
Another Galaxy Note has its batteries recalled, but it isn't Samsung's fault

However, the meaning behind the tagline is not known as of now. Although Samsung has had a past with faulty batteries , the same might not be the case with the recalled Galaxy Note 4 batteries . The US variant of the Note 8 will be powered by the Snapdragon 835 processor , whereas the global model is expected to ship with Samsung's Ex...

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  • Uhuru in Kigali for Kagame's inauguration
Uhuru in Kigali for Kagame's inauguration

Among the heads of state present are presidents Faustin Archange Touadera of the Central African Republic, Brahim Ghali of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Ismail Omar Guelleh of Djibouti, Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger. This year he won the general election by a final tally of votes gave him 98.63 per cent of the votes in a country with a total ...

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  • Kalanick calls investor suit a 'public and personal attack'
Kalanick calls investor suit a 'public and personal attack'

The 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan vacated a lower court order that denied motions by Uber and former Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick to compel arbitration. Benchmark took Kalanick to court earlier this month, charging him with fraud, breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty in his efforts to maintain control at the com...

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  • Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact renders emerge online ahead of August 31 launch
Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact renders emerge online ahead of August 31 launch

The rear panel isn't glossy like the Xperia XZ Premium , which should mean the Xperia XZ1 will not be as big a fingerprint magnet as the current Sony Xperia flagship. The handset will also be IP65/IP68 water and dust resistant. "The render show a smaller device, with dimensions of 129.5 x 64.5 x 9.4mm which will fit in a 4.6" display.

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  • The eclipse is Monday, but will clouds wreck the view?
The eclipse is Monday, but will clouds wreck the view?

Unfortunately, Tucson is out of the path of totality but will enjoy a good partial eclipse. Nationally, the eclipse will be visible from about 10:15 a.m.to about 4 p.m., depending on your location. Telescopes and free eclipse viewing glasses will be available, and the college's resident astronomer will be there to provide information. The eclips...

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  • Staunton Library expect large numbers at eclipse party
Staunton Library expect large numbers at eclipse party

That will run from 12:30 to 1:15 p.m.in room 3G10. Eclipse party at the Nurture Nature Center in Easton: Party 1-4 p.m. Monday includes Science on a Sphere show, a look through a telescope and a view of the eclipse at 1:45 p.m. She said patrons are encouraged to take photos of staff and other patrons viewing the eclipse and using library servic...

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  • New iOS 11 security feature will help iPhone users fight the power
New iOS 11 security feature will help iPhone users fight the power

For better perspective, the system used to earlier disable the Touch ID temporarily when an iOS device restarted or when you didn't place the finger correctly on the device few times consecutively. So, for someone to access your secure data and somehow compromise the integrity of transactions they will, in all likelihood require physical access t...

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  • Skype's new mobile design arrives on the desktop for Windows 10 testers
Skype's new mobile design arrives on the desktop for Windows 10 testers

Microsoft has just released a brand new Skype Preview app for Windows desktop users that introduces a brand new user interface and several new features, some of which have been in testing in the Windows 10 app for some time. Skype group calling has also received some improvements with the ability to customize your group call experience by simply ...

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  • Proper eye protection key to safe eclipse viewing
Proper eye protection key to safe eclipse viewing

Stacie Moore. The only time it's safe to look directly at the sun during an eclipse is during totality, those brief minutes when the sun is completely covered by the moon. "Even though it sense light, [the retina] doesn't have any pain sensors so you wouldn't know if you were burning a hole into the back of the macula until the damage is done".

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  • Attorney General Warns Illinois Residents About Counterfeit Solar Eclipse Glasses
Attorney General Warns Illinois Residents About Counterfeit Solar Eclipse Glasses

NASA will broadcast the eclipse on its Facebook page from unique vantage points coast-to-coast on August 21, with coverage beginning at noon ET. We're only going to see a partial eclipse . Others will see a partial eclipse . These tips for avoiding summer festival scams can also help you separate real eclipse events from fake ones. Senio...

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  • You can damage your eyes in mere seconds during the solar eclipse
You can damage your eyes in mere seconds during the solar eclipse

There's a lot of hearsay swirling about the upcoming total solar eclipse . These ideas are created to keep you from looking directly at the sun on Monday, which, even with the eclipse , can do permanent damage to your retina. A number of astronomers use eclipses to study the sun's corona , an extremely hot gas that can be thought of as the s...

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  • Quake Champions Enters Early Access This Month
Quake Champions Enters Early Access This Month

There will be a Champions Pack available for new players looking to jump right into the game, and it will unlock all Champions now available as well as those releasing in the future. Quake Champions' newest playable Champion , DOOM Slayer, comes straight from the depths of hell to the Arenas, wielding his pounding fists and a deadly hunger ...

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  • Protestors Illegally Take Down Confederate Statue, Arrests Made
Protestors Illegally Take Down Confederate Statue, Arrests Made

Those protesters who pulled down a Confederate statue in Durham, North Carolina , and proceeded to spit on, stomp on and kick it? The governor also stated that North Carolina legislature "should defeat a bill that grants immunity from liability to motorists who strike protesters ".

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  • Solar Eclipse Viewing Party in Belvidere
Solar Eclipse Viewing Party in Belvidere

Along a special path from OR to SC, the moon's dark shadow will completely blot out the sun as it moves 1,700 miles per hour across the country. It will be visible there for an estimated two minutes and 38 seconds. You can learn about the eclipse and experience it in the company of many others at a number of events in the region. The concentrated s...

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  • Ron Howard Teases The Presence Of The Empire In Han Solo Spinoff
Ron Howard Teases The Presence Of The Empire In Han Solo Spinoff

So does that mean the Han Solo movie will feature an appearance by everyone's favorite moon-sized battle station? " The Empire Looms Large ", wrote Howard with the photo. But we'll go until we get it right! Han and his wookiee sidekick Chewbacca will be seen first meeting Lando Calrissian - played by Donald Glover - and they will also encou...

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  • The appearance of the smartphone Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A officially declassified
The appearance of the smartphone Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A officially declassified

Also, he tweeted that which is the Xiaomi's first dual camera phone in India, Can you guess the smartphone name? As previously mentioned, the TENAA report unveiled that there will be not one, but two Redmi Note 5A devices and they are known as " MDT6 " and "MD76S".

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  • Nintendo Switch bundle brings a fresh new Joy-Con color stateside
Nintendo Switch bundle brings a fresh new Joy-Con color stateside

That also means there isn't a downside to buying this bundle, of course, unless you prefer different Joy-Cons or want a physical copy of Splatoon 2 . Still, for some players, this may be their only option when it comes to buying a Switch - the console is still experiencing stock shortages more than five months out from release.

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  • Sony Details Next Major PS4 Update
Sony Details Next Major PS4 Update

At the beginning of August the details for the upcoming PlayStation 4 Software Update, 5.0, were leaked and it looks like that leak was fairly spot on for the most part. Users will be able to disable pop-up notifications while watching a movie or television show on the PlayStation 4. It should be noted this feature will be turned off by default...

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  • Trump adviser quits in protest at race response
Trump adviser quits in protest at race response

In a statement posted to Merck's Twitter account, Frazier referenced the president's failure to specifically call out white nationalists who marched in Charlottesville, Virginia , over the weekend. On Saturday, Trump said the hatred, bigotry and violence in Charlottesville need to end on " many sides ". "With more than 100,000 employees in...

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