• Nokia 3310 3G Version Announced
Nokia 3310 3G Version Announced

The bad news for thirsty, nostalgic types was that the phone relied on 2.5G connectivity , which requires 2G networks - and they're being very slowly decommissioned in many countries including Singapore , New Zealand, the Netherlands and the U.S.

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  • Why Did Google Remove YouTube From Amazon's Echo Show?
Why Did Google Remove YouTube From Amazon's Echo Show?

Amazon ain't happy about this, and said in a statement given to Reuters that it was "disappointed" with Google's decision. This again isn't anything that many users aren't used to already given that Alexa has already been a regular in millions of homes via the Amazon Echo range of speakers.

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  • Firefox to Drop Support for Adobe Flash with v56 Update
Firefox to Drop Support for Adobe Flash with v56 Update

Firefox's new CSS engine runs quickly, in parallel across multiple CPU cores, instead of running in one slower sequence on a single core. We've shipped a lot already, but we've been planning for many more projects to come together in Firefox Quantum.

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  • Republican Senator Alexander to consult on bipartisan healthcare plan
Republican Senator Alexander to consult on bipartisan healthcare plan

In May, he voted for the House version of rolling back the Affordable Care Act - Obamacare . John McCain of Arizona and Susan Collins of ME, who reprised their roles as the moderate conscience of their caucus, and late-night host Jimmy Kimmel, who was moved by his son's congenital heart defect to, as he put it, take a break from "talking abo...

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  • Addison Russell Destroys Cardinals Fan's Nachos, Buys Him New Ones
Addison Russell Destroys Cardinals Fan's Nachos, Buys Him New Ones

Russell helped the Cubs get to starter Luke Weaver (7-2) early, then made some friends out of rival fans. Everyone had a good laugh when Russell crashed into the nachos, and it was actually kind of cute when Russell returned with new nachos to make things right.

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  • Mt. Agung rumbles, Bali prepares for major volcanic eruption
Mt. Agung rumbles, Bali prepares for major volcanic eruption

Mount Agung is at the left. A 12 kilometer exclusion zone has been set up around the volcano , on the northeastern side of Bali and more than 48,000 people have been evacuated. As the Smithsonian's Global Volcanism Program reminds us, "A VEI 5 eruption during 1963-64 produced pyroclastic flows and lahars that caused extensive damage and...

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  • Is the rumored Galaxy X, the next bendable phone from Samsung?
Is the rumored Galaxy X, the next bendable phone from Samsung?

Thats not all; Samsung's flagship smart QLED TV series, washing machines and other home appliances are also available with lucrative deals. SamMobile had reported a year ago that the Galaxy X display would have a "diamond PenTile subpixel arrangement".

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  • IPhone 8 teardown reveals what it is hiding under the hood
IPhone 8 teardown reveals what it is hiding under the hood

Even though Apple claims that the iPhone 8 will have a similar battery life as the iPhone 7, this remains to be seen, what with the slightly reduced battery power. During the teardown, iFixit noticed the same seals, rubber gaskets as the iPhone 7 and some added adhesive, which is not a bad thing as far as water resistance goes.

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  • Amazon in deal with Rel Jio for iPhone upgrades
Amazon in deal with Rel Jio for iPhone upgrades

Ayyappan Rajagopal, Senior Director, Mobiles at Flipkart said, "These numbers reinforce our position as the absolute leader in smartphones". After the first day of the festive season sale Amazon had popularly sold electronics and computers while TVs and large appliances were driving sales at Flipkart , a report by CashKaro, cashback and coup...

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  • Google confirms buying HTC's mobile division team for $1.1 billion
Google confirms buying HTC's mobile division team for $1.1 billion

Taiwan's Liberty Times Net is reporting that the deal is expected to close in early 2018. However, it hasn't acquired HTC's smartphone business entirely, as previously rumoured, and the Taiwanese company can continue building its own phones too.

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  • Turn your Google Home into a portable speaker with LOFT
Turn your Google Home into a portable speaker with LOFT

Google may be working on a smaller Google Home Mini for October 4, but Ninety7 has the fix if you want to cut the cord completely. At the IFA 2017, we witnessed the first portable smart speaker with Google Assistant - Mobvoi TicHome Mini .

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  • Tropical Storm Jose almost stalled off US Northeast
Tropical Storm Jose almost stalled off US Northeast

Tropical Storm Jose will remain well off the East Coast of the United States but will still produce a combination of coastal flooding, high surf, tropical-storm-force winds and rainfall, particularly in far southeastern New England. Jose will also continue to keep the seas churned up, and the danger of rip currents will persist for several days...

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  • IOS 11's Control Center Doesn't Fully Disable Bluetooth and WiFi
IOS 11's Control Center Doesn't Fully Disable Bluetooth and WiFi

Open Settings and navigate to either Wi-Fi or Bluetooth and turn them off. You can find out the full details on them - and how to enable them - by clicking here . This issue was found by security researcher Andrea Barisani who also mentioned that it is good practice to turn off both the WiFi and Bluetooth if you are anxious about potential a...

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  • Fiat Chrylser Recalls Nearly 500000 Trucks Due To Fire Hazards
Fiat Chrylser Recalls Nearly 500000 Trucks Due To Fire Hazards

The recall is limited to trucks with 6.7-liter engines and the company no longer equips vehicles with that water pump. The recall is associated with the water pump, which could cause a fire under certain conditions. Fiat said it's not aware of any related injuries or accidents. Earlier this year, Ford Motor Co. booked a $295 million expense related...

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  • IUC cut disastrous, incumbent telcos may move court: COAI
IUC cut disastrous, incumbent telcos may move court: COAI

September 19: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Tuesday slashed the interconnect usage charge (IUC) from 14 paise minute to 6 paise per minute, which will become effective from October 1. The companies have, however, been countered equally aggressively by Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio, a company that heralded the new dirt-cheap...

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  • Google's G Suite Now Converts Phone Numbers, Addresses into Links
Google's G Suite Now Converts Phone Numbers, Addresses into Links

Now if you are a Gmail or Inbox user, you'll be pleased to learn that Google is changing that. Click a phone number and a call will be started with your default dialer. Once the receiver gets the mail, he/she will see the address, phone number and the e-mail in blue colour meaning, it is a hyperlink. Clicking on an email address link will ope...

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  • United Nations chief urges Myanmar to halt military campaign against Rohingya
United Nations chief urges Myanmar to halt military campaign against Rohingya

The Rohingya refugees have fled since the ongoing violence broke out on August 25 when Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) rebels attacked police checkposts and killed 12 security personnel. "While it was positive to hear Aung San Suu Kyi condemn human rights violations in Rakhine state, she is still silent about the role of the security forces i...

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  • Nintendo Switch Consoles Are Hiding A Copy Of NES 'Golf' Game
Nintendo Switch Consoles Are Hiding A Copy Of NES 'Golf' Game

The game has support for two player Joy Con action so two players can compete in local multiplayer matches. This has led to some speculation that maybe Nintendo could be getting ready to launch an NES emulator for the Switch and that they could have been testing out game compatibility and controls with Golf .

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  • Samsung is finally letting Galaxy S8 owners disable the Bixby button
Samsung is finally letting Galaxy S8 owners disable the Bixby button

Because, accidentally they used to push the button that summons the Bixby Home often when they hold the Galaxy S8/S8+ . It can still be accessed via a left swipe from the home screen. So if you want to disable the option, it would be wise to use the option right away - your mileage may vary. You can tap on the gear icon to hide the toggle should...

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  • CCleaner hack affects 2.27 million computers -- here's what to do
CCleaner hack affects 2.27 million computers -- here's what to do

Cisco Talos - the company that runs the software - security researchers discovered that hackers have breached the app's security systems and installed malware in it. The first part of the malware collected the name of the computer, software installed on it, processes running, MAC address, and whether administrator privileges were being used at...

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