• Apple to Acquire Shazam for $400 Million
Apple to Acquire Shazam for $400 Million

A spokesman for Apple declined to comment, and representatives of Shazam could not be immediately reached. While it's reportedly valued at over $1 billion, TechCrunch sources say Apple is buying it for much less. It also integrates with other apps like Snapchat and Apple's Siri, and it now sends lots of traffic to other music apps like Sp...

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"Karnataka election bhi sambhaal liyo", Narendra Modi requests MS Aiyar

Led by party vice president Rahul Gandhi, Congress was giving a neck to neck fight to BJP for the first time in last 22 years in Gujarat. As Aiyar's remarks that PM Modi was a " neech aadmi " (low-life) in the context of his criticism of the Congress vis-a-vis B.R.

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  • Google removes all apps from Chrome Store
Google removes all apps from Chrome Store

In a change from the original plan, Google won't immediately remove Chrome Apps support on Windows, Mac, and Linux by Q1 2018. Users won't be required to install any subsidiary tool for remote access except for the Chrome extension. Other features of a PWA website include integrated push notifications and some offline capabilities, according ...

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  • Airtel and Intex introduce affordable 4G smartphones starting at Rs. 1649
Airtel and Intex introduce affordable 4G smartphones starting at Rs. 1649

The recharge plans for the Intex Aqua A4 and Intex Aqua S3 remains the same, however, one has to make a down payment of ₹3,499 (retail price is ₹4,999) and ₹5,879 (market price is ₹6,649) to get these smartphones . The dual SIM 4G smartphone packs a 1750 mAh battery, and the it sports a 4-inch full touch WVGA screen . The phone features...

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  • Supermassive black hole 'could hold answers to how the universe began'
Supermassive black hole 'could hold answers to how the universe began'

This giant black hole was formed just 690 million years after the Big Bang. That incredible distance means the object dates back to the time when the first stars blinked on, which raises the question of how a black hole that big arose so soon after the universe began.

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  • Hyundai and Subaru Earn the Most IIHS Top Safety Picks for 2018
Hyundai and Subaru Earn the Most IIHS Top Safety Picks for 2018

This year, it's making the top award, " Top Safety Pick Plus", harder to get. IIHS in October began evaluating the passenger side of vehicles in its small overlap front crash test after it said it became clear that automakers were neglecting that side of the vehicle as they focused on improving driver-side protections.

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  • Tomb Raider Teases New Game, Reveal at 'Major Event' in 2018
Tomb Raider Teases New Game, Reveal at 'Major Event' in 2018

In 2018, there will be a "major event" that will lead to details being unveiled about the upcoming title. Couple that with the way the message seems to insist they want to "share" more with us and it's clear that they were dropping a hint at the name.

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  • Portal Meets Bridge Constructor in Bridge Constructor Portal
Portal Meets Bridge Constructor in Bridge Constructor Portal

However, the inclusion of actual portals in Bridge Constructor Portal is actually a fascinating mechanic for that game. This new game fully embraces the Portal license which means everything associated with Portal should be incorporated.

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  • Overwatch League Uniform Skins Will Be Available for In-Game Purchase
Overwatch League Uniform Skins Will Be Available for In-Game Purchase

The full schedule of matches can be viewed at the Overwatch League site . With gamers from around the world, participating in different levels as teams; there has been some difficulty with identifying team members. Blizzard will be introducing a new in-game currency called "league tokens" that can only be used to buy Overwatch League skins. Nanz...

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  • GM's new dashboard marketplace lets drivers order coffee during commute
GM's new dashboard marketplace lets drivers order coffee during commute

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says distracted driving was responsible for 3,477 fatalities and 391,000 injuries in 2015, the most recent year for which it has data. GM's service - which is made for use while driving - is initially limited to about a dozen vendors but the automaker wants to add other brands and capabilities ...

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  • FBI, Nebraska police say foul play suspected
FBI, Nebraska police say foul play suspected

Foul play is suspected, Lincoln Police Chief Jeff Bliemeister tells USA Today . Loofe's disappearance prompted a widespread investigation involving the FBI, Lincoln police and multiple sheriff's offices. This media house does not correct any spelling or grammatical error within press releases and commentaries. Her cell phone pinged a tower i...

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  • John Oliver grills Dustin Hoffman over sexual harassment claims
John Oliver grills Dustin Hoffman over sexual harassment claims

So they said what you should do is just apologize . but there's a key word that's left out in the quote I suppose, you know, as it goes around the world at a clip. Streep's story echoes Hoffman's own account of "very gently" pinching the rear of his " Graduate " co-star Katharine Ross as a way to loosen her up during their first screen test, ...

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  • NVIDIA SHIELD TV is getting Nintendo Wii games in China
NVIDIA SHIELD TV is getting Nintendo Wii games in China

We're not jealous at all. This isn't the first time Nintendo games have made it onto non-Nintendo hardware-or even the first time Nintendo has released games in China since the ban. including Super Mario Galaxy . All communications between Nintendo and Nvidia showed that the update to Shield is specifically targeted for China.

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  • Amazon Singapore launch Prime membership
Amazon Singapore launch Prime membership

Streaming service Amazon Prime Video and gaming subscription service Twitch Prime will be bundled as part of the membership. However, to succeed in the market, Wang asserted that Amazon needs to play to its strengths because besides its two-hour delivery promise, consumers in Singapore expect Amazon's own products like Echo, Kindle and digital bo...

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  • Suspect captured in Graham school shooting, 2 still at large
Suspect captured in Graham school shooting, 2 still at large

Police tweeted that at this point there are no reasons to believe the shooters are still on campus. The Pierce County sheriff's office said one student was found in the parking lot by the Graham-Kapowsin High School football field and another was found in a locker room.

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  • Ford Sues John Cena for selling Ford GT weeks after getting it
Ford Sues John Cena for selling Ford GT weeks after getting it

Cena was allowed to buy the vehicle, but then he turned around and sold it only weeks after the purchase was made and Ford isn't happy. Supercar manufacturers like Porsche, Ferrari , and Aston Martin have similarly begun cracking down on these profiteers, and often won't sell such buyers new cars again.

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  • Honor V10 with AI dual rear cameras announced
Honor V10 with AI dual rear cameras announced

The smartphone, which delivers full-screen viewing experience, will retail at AED 999. For starters the Honor 7X has already grabbed eyeballs for its edge to edge large 5.9-inch, 1080 x 2160 FHD display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The phone will run on Android 7.0 Nougat along with Huawei's EMUI 5.1. The classic metal design of the Honor 7X ...

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  • Airline Pilots Saw North Korean Missile's Re-Entry, Breakup
Airline Pilots Saw North Korean Missile's Re-Entry, Breakup

In a separate message to staff, Cathay general manager Mark Hoey said the crew described seeing the missile "blow up and fall apart", the South China Morning Post reported . But analysts note the missile would require a re-entry vehicle that could withstand the heat and pressure of descent to deliver an intact nuclear warhead to the ground.

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  • Derrick Rose takes 'next step' in return to Cleveland Cavaliers
Derrick Rose takes 'next step' in return to Cleveland Cavaliers

Rose, 29, left the team the Wednesday before Thanksgiving and had been deliberating whether he wanted to work toward returning from a sprained ankle to rejoin the Cavaliers this season or even continue his National Basketball Association career, league sources have told ESPN .

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  • Why Facebook launched a Messenger app for kids
Why Facebook launched a Messenger app for kids

Facebook plans to release Android and Amazon versions next year. Messenger Kids users can do numerous same things users of the regular Messenger app can do - send text-based messages, video chat, tack on virtual stickers and face masks - but with stricter rules and parental controls in place.

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