• A Florida man says his Apple AirPods caught fire and exploded
A Florida man says his Apple AirPods caught fire and exploded

A man in Tampa Bay, Florida, said the right earbud of his AirPods started to smoke as he was listening to a dance mix at an LA Fitness. "I saw white smoke start billowing out", he said. "But I'm sure my earlobe could've been burnt". Colon says he believes the gadget's battery was responsible for the damage. Lithium-ion batteries are known to ...

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  • YouTube suspends all advertising from all Logan Paul YouTube channels
YouTube suspends all advertising from all Logan Paul YouTube channels

The decision to demonetize Paul's channels is meant to warn other content creators that YouTube's enforcement efforts are becoming stricter and that it intends to act to protect advertisers from being presented on objectionable channels. The Logan Paul saga continues as the popular YouTube star has now gotten all advertising pulled from h...

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  • Facebook is Now Testing a Reddit-Like 'Downvote' Feature
Facebook is Now Testing a Reddit-Like 'Downvote' Feature

Facebook further said that presently only 5% of Android users in the USA are able to run the test feature on public posts on Pages. "We are not testing a dislike button ", a spokesman said. For the time being, the feature is being tested on a limited set of public page comment section in the USA only. One month later, Facebook began tes...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8, S8
Samsung Galaxy S8, S8

The availability of the update has begun in Germany, however, there is not confirmation as to when it will reach other regions. In a freakish turn of events, someone in Vietnam received a stable build of Android 8 Oreo along with Experience UI on their Galaxy S7 Edge .

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  • We Finally Know What Nintendo Gold Points Are Really For
We Finally Know What Nintendo Gold Points Are Really For

Gold Points could be exchanged for software discounts, and Platinum could be exchanged for digital rewards, such as 3DS themes or wallpapers or, sometimes, small games like Flipnote Studio 3D . Once earned , Gold Points remain valid until the last day of the month in the following calendar year. If you're unfamiliar with the rewards program, ...

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"Cheddar Man" Is What The British People Looked Like 10000 Years Ago

The scientists from London's Natural History Museum and University College London (UCL) analysed DNA from an nearly complete Homo sapiens skeleton, known as Cheddar Man after it was found in a cave in Cheddar Gorge in south-western England in 1903.

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  • Alphabet merges thermostat maker Nest into Google
Alphabet merges thermostat maker Nest into Google

Google said that this is to "supercharge" the original mission of Nest , which is "to create a more thoughtful home " that will take care of the people within it. "By working together, we'll continue to combine hardware, software and services to create a home that's safer, friendlier to the environment, smarter and even helps you save money-bu...

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  • Google May Step Into Gaming With 'Yeti' Streaming Service
Google May Step Into Gaming With 'Yeti' Streaming Service

There's no word in regards to Yeti's new launch date, but based on what we know, it's possible Google will use the stage at I/O in May to do the official unveiling. Controller inputs are sent back upstream to control the game. Google has reportedly been talking to "top-tier gaming developers" regarding its plans.

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  • The world's biggest rocket soars toward Mars carrying Tesla
The world's biggest rocket soars toward Mars carrying Tesla

While the shuttles had more liftoff muscle than the Heavy, the all-time leaders in both size and might were NASA's Saturn V rockets, which first flew astronauts to the moon in 1968. President Donald Trump also offered his congratulations, tweeting: "This achievement, along with @ NASA's commercial and global partners, continues to show Ame...

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Typing "lobster" now easier than eating them thanks to emoji

Judging by the regular release schedule, you'll see the new emoji on iOS shortly after the release of iOS 12, normally in the first or second point upgrade to the OS. "Not only is the lobster of substantial cultural relevance", he argued, but according to online data, it also garners public interest that is at least equal to that of the crab, which...

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  • Consumer Reports find TV security flaw
Consumer Reports find TV security flaw

In the past we have reported on instances where smart TVs have been found to be "spying" on its users , and a new report published by Consumer Reports certainly doesn't do anything to boost our confidence because based on their findings, it seems that Samsung and Roku smart TVs appear to be vulnerable to hacking.

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  • Rumour: Red Dead Redemption 2 Will Feature a Battle Royale Mode
Rumour: Red Dead Redemption 2 Will Feature a Battle Royale Mode

This will allow you to force information out of them or blackmail them for cash. They report the game will come with a number of multiplayer modes, Revive and Survive, Money Grab, and the mode du jour , Battle Royale. There's also mention of fishing, with players able to buy bait and tackle! Information surrounding Red Dead Redemption 2's ga...

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  • PlayStation 4 firmware 5.50 beta released: Here's what's inside
PlayStation 4 firmware 5.50 beta released: Here's what's inside

Those who aren't in the beta program will get the 5.50 update in the future. Sony is expanding on the parental controls introduced in the previous 5.00 update with Play Time Management . Additionally, a new option will allow you to hide "certain" items from the Purchased list, such as demos, trials, and betas. Sony added a pulldown men...

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  • Huawei Mate 10 Pro is up for pre-order in the US
Huawei Mate 10 Pro is up for pre-order in the US

The Huawei Mate 10 Pro is now available for preorder in the US despite being ditched by both AT&T and Verizon at the last minute. Starting today you can pre-order the handset from Amazon , Best Buy , Newegg , and B&H. It still has a 6-inch Full HD+ OLED display , a Kirin 970 processor paired with 6GB of RAM , 128GB of non-expandable ...

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  • Ancient spider with a tail found preserved in amber
Ancient spider with a tail found preserved in amber

Numerous animals and plants have been found beautifully preserved inside amber, which is fossilized tree resin. "We have known for a decade or so that spiders evolved from arachnids that had tails, more than 315 million years ago", said Dr Russell Garwood of The University of Manchester, a co-researcher on the study.

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  • Lucknow: Indian fake doctor infects 21 with HIV with tainted syringes
Lucknow: Indian fake doctor infects 21 with HIV with tainted syringes

According to department officials, Chowdhary was appointed the new CMO on December 28 and since he was aware of the problem, he sent teams to Bangarmau where 566 people were screened at three camps held on January 24, 25 and 27. Choudhury said Tuesday that probably led to the spread of HIV. During the course of the investigation it was revealed tha...

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  • Brooklyn Nets center Tyler Zeller traded to Milwaukee Bucks
Brooklyn Nets center Tyler Zeller traded to Milwaukee Bucks

Vaughn is averaging 5.1 FanDuel points per game this season. In that case, Brooklyn would get an unprotected second-round pick in 2020. It seems nearly certain that the first round pick from that deal will not convey to Phoenix this year, and as such, barring any now unreported protections, Milwaukee's 2018 second rounder will be destined for...

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  • Xiaomi Redmi 5 set for Valentine's Day launch, Check features, specifications
Xiaomi Redmi 5 set for Valentine's Day launch, Check features, specifications

This may be a not-so-subtle hint that the company could launch the Redmi 5 . Xiaomi had launched its most successful smartphone , in terms of sales, the Redmi Note 4 in January a year ago. India is expected to see a starting price range of Rs. 9,999. These are the starting costs of course, as Xiaomi will probably sell multiple variants va...

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  • Apple offers free fix for iPhone 7 handsets plagued by
Apple offers free fix for iPhone 7 handsets plagued by "No Service"

Normally, you will see this after the iPhone switches off Airplane Mode, and then is unable to re-connect to its respective cellular network. Last year, Apple made a decision to slow down older iPhones with aging batteries to prevent them from shutting down - but Apple failed to inform users that was the objective of the update they downloade...

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  • Bach calls for CAS reforms
Bach calls for CAS reforms

The Winter Olympic run from February 9-25 in Pyeongchang , South Korea . The IOC is even opening an investigation into the governance of AIBA, which will be carried out by their Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer. The United States, with 242, will have the biggest team in South Korea, followed by Canada (225). International Olympic Committee...

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