• Google's new guidelines will prevent apps from collecting unnecessary user data
Google's new guidelines will prevent apps from collecting unnecessary user data

There are apps that need personal user data (such as user phone number or email), or device data (MAC addresses, device name, model, and model number). Nonetheless, many users regularly use external app stores and direct download sites to acquire new apps, potentially putting their device at risk. This gives Android developers about two months to u...

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  • Elon Musk Is Putting His Personal Tesla Into Mars' Orbit
Elon Musk Is Putting His Personal Tesla Into Mars' Orbit

Saudi Arabia also announced a $1bn investment in Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic, The Spaceship Company and Virgin Orbit with the aim of creating a space-centric entertainment industry. It will be in deep space for around a billion year if it does not blow up during ascent. SpaceX has revealed the updated schedule for Falcon Heavy's debut fligh...

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  • Brock Turner's shocking appeal to overturn his rape conviction
Brock Turner's shocking appeal to overturn his rape conviction

Brock Turner , 22, was convicted in March previous year of sexually assaulting the woman after they drank heavily at a fraternity party at the university campus in California in January 2015. Her victim-impact statement went viral after Turner was sentenced to just six months in prison for sexually assaulting Doe behind a dumpster at a party ne...

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  • Seoul: N. Korea's new missile could reach Washington
Seoul: N. Korea's new missile could reach Washington

After initially assessing the missile as a modified version of the Hwasong-14 following Wednesday's launch, South Korea's military now says the Hwasong-15 is considerably larger and potentially capable of carrying bigger payloads. In order to curb further provocations from the North, U.S. strategic assets will continue to be rotated on and near t...

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  • Amazon.com (AMZN) Rating Reiterated by JP Morgan Chase & Co
Amazon.com (AMZN) Rating Reiterated by JP Morgan Chase & Co

KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Amazon.com, Inc. The Howard Hughes Medical Institute holds 5,825 shares with $5.64M value, down from 6,646 last quarter. Lodge Hill Capital Ltd Liability Corporation holds 24,000 shares. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 8,097 shares. It also upped Vanguard Tax Managed Intl Fd (VEA) stake by 90,114 shares and now owns 263,726 sha...

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  • NASA's Voyager 1 Spacecraft Thrusters Work After Decades Of Being Dormant
NASA's Voyager 1 Spacecraft Thrusters Work After Decades Of Being Dormant

The Voyagers will continue on their journeys forever, but their ability to communicate back to Earth to tell the tales of their exploration is limited not only by the thrusters, but by the power sources that provide electricity and warmth to keep the instruments operating.

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  • Tesla builds world's biggest battery in Australian Outback
Tesla builds world's biggest battery in Australian Outback

The size of the battery is similar to the American football field. "Today's launch follows a successful period of regulatory testing that ensured the battery's ability to both act as a generator and charge to and from the National Energy Market", South Australia said on December 1.

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  • Nissan Kicks jukes its way into compact crossover lineup
Nissan Kicks jukes its way into compact crossover lineup

It's a JUKE That said, although Nissan insists on the fact that the Kicks has nothing to do with the Nissan JUKE , there are mechanical components that prove otherwise. Blind-spot warning, rear cross-traffic warning, as well as an around-view monitor are also available. Similar to direct rivals like the Kia Soul and Toyota C-HR, the Kicks is off...

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  • Meet Micromax Bharat 5, the Rs 5555 Competitor to Xiaomi Redmi 5A
Meet Micromax Bharat 5, the Rs 5555 Competitor to Xiaomi Redmi 5A

On the front we have a 5.2-inch HD (1,280x720 pixels) with plenty of bezel all-around. Moreover, the storage can upgraded up to 32GB via microSD card. The affordable Bharat 5 smartphone bundles an exciting launch offer. The device supports multiple regional languages as well and comes with the 4G VoLTE connectivity .

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  • The only supermoon this year is coming up on Sunday
The only supermoon this year is coming up on Sunday

For more details, check your local moonrise and moonset locations here . The average distance between the center of the Earth and the center of the Moon is 239,228 miles. This is known as the moon illusion and the moon hasn't grown; it's a trick your eyes are playing on you. This is also why both times are the best for watching the supermoon.

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  • Apple claims Qualcomm's Snapdragon processors use their patented technology
Apple claims Qualcomm's Snapdragon processors use their patented technology

Qualcomm goes further in a claim with the US International Trade Commission, according to The San Diego Union-Tribune , where it asks for imports of iPhone Xs using modems from its rival, Intel, to the banned, which would prevent the device from being sold on AT&T and T-Mobile (that is, unless Apple started buying modems for those phones from Qual...

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  • Stanford begins irregular heartbeat research using Apple Watch data
Stanford begins irregular heartbeat research using Apple Watch data

Explained : What is atrial fibrillation anyway? Apple is careful not to make that direct claim. "These stories inspire us and we're determined to do more to help people understand their health". Apple unveiled the Apple Heart Study at its iPhone Event in September, along with the new watchOS. Using software algorithms, the Apple Watch can ...

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  • Victoria's Secret models spark anger after singing racial slur
Victoria's Secret models spark anger after singing racial slur

None of the models featured in the video have publicly responded to the backlash. A widely circulated video clip of the Angels hanging out backstage depicts them rapping along to Cardi B's huge hit single " Bodak Yellow ". However, things quickly went south when many discovered that the 25-year-old was not credited as songwriter of the song. F...

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  • Microsoft Edge for Android and iPhones now available for everyone
Microsoft Edge for Android and iPhones now available for everyone

I just wrote about the recent update that removed the preview tag yesterday, but neglected to mention the status change. Microsoft built a central Hub View within the Edge mobile browser, so users will know where their data are stored. The app is meant to provide users with a smooth transition from their iPhone or iPad to their Windows 10 PC ...

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  • Mario Cereal Officially Revealed But The Amiibo Functionality Is A Bit Pointless
Mario Cereal Officially Revealed But The Amiibo Functionality Is A Bit Pointless

Kellogg's new Super Mario Cereal will include star-shaped puffs and Mario-inspired marshmallows, for a Lucky Charms-esque sugary cereal. Tapping the box on a Nintendo Switch will give players both coins or a heart in Super Mario Odyssey .

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  • How to see this year's only supermoon on Sunday
How to see this year's only supermoon on Sunday

Supermoons are a rare type of full moon. At this time, the moon also appears both bigger and brighter than it actually is. The moon doesn't orbit the Earth in a flawless circle, but rather elliptically, and it can get as close as about 222,000 miles away.

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  • Stories are coming to YouTube next
Stories are coming to YouTube next

In fact, YouTube even labeled the addition its "own spin on the popular "stories" format". The feature, called Reels, will allow creators to splice together up to 30 seconds of video clips with stickers, filters, music, text, and other design options.

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  • Xiaomi Redmi 5, Redmi 5 Plus Launch Expected On December 7
Xiaomi Redmi 5, Redmi 5 Plus Launch Expected On December 7

The Redmi 5 will be available in two models- MDT1 and MDE1. For now, Xiaomi is teasing the launch of a new handset in India. The render of the Redmi 5 has been leaked by a Chinese telecom regulator. This suggests that this could be the highlighting feature of the smartphone due to be launched . The phone runs Android Nougat covered under...

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  • Google Launches Datally a data-monitoring app [Download]
Google Launches Datally a data-monitoring app [Download]

The feature allows users to block data with one tap if an app's data usage gets out of control. But they warmed to the idea as they saw that users welcomed data consumption by "apps they really like", Woodward said. That's why we built Datally , an app that helps you to control, save more and do more with your data. A worthy feature of the Da...

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  • Microsoft Inks Deal To Support SAP ERP on Azure
Microsoft Inks Deal To Support SAP ERP on Azure

In a joint statement, Microsoft said it would use SAP's S/4 HANA database to help run its core internal financial planning functions - replacing older SAP software, while SAP said it would run more than a dozen of its critical internal financial systems on Microsoft's Azure cloud service.

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