• Adobe Flash will finally be killed off in 2020
Adobe Flash will finally be killed off in 2020

In recent years, much of its functionality has been offered by the rival HTML5 technology. Editor's Remarks: Apple founder Steve Jobs hated it, and now Adobe is finally shutting down their proprietary software. The current figure is just 17%. Security issues around Flash Player have included phishing schemes , zero-day attacks and backdo...

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  • Crossrail funding anger after northern England electrification cuts
Crossrail funding anger after northern England electrification cuts

The leaders, who have agreed to meet in August, before the return of Parliament, have called on the government "to return to working constructively with us to correct long-term imbalances in transport funding and to give the people of the North the rail services they deserve and have been promised".

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  • Microsoft Touts Speedy Deployments With Azure Container Instances
Microsoft Touts Speedy Deployments With Azure Container Instances

Azure Container Instances is now available in preview. The ACI feature flexible sizing options that include determining how much memory and vCPUs are used so that you can tailor the container to your need and not pay for excess services you do not need nor desire.

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  • Actor Lists Grand Theft Auto 6 Motion Capture Work On Resume
Actor Lists Grand Theft Auto 6 Motion Capture Work On Resume

A few days ago Rockstar released a new update for their most important game, GTA 5 , but unfortunately the new update is only available for the online mode of the game. He did post an Instagram picture back in February. Rockstar has remained typically tight-lipped throughout, however one motion actor's résumé might suggest work on the elusiv...

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  • 'Stranger Things': Duffer brothers on 'quality control' and creating season 3
'Stranger Things': Duffer brothers on 'quality control' and creating season 3

In terms of spinoffs, I don't think we've gotten that far. So we're trying, but if anything I want more time not less time. "I think people are going to be really blown away". If that wasn't enough fresh Stranger Things gubbins, there's a fantastic new poster for the second season about. "I was wondering if Barb was gonna be in Season 2?", the ...

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  • McLaren 'P15' to succeed P1 hypercar
McLaren 'P15' to succeed P1 hypercar

That's less than the 903-hp system output achieved by the hybrid P1, but savings on the other side of the scale-the target is a mass of around 2860 pounds-will give it a better power-to-weight ratio and ensure it is quicker on the track while staying street legal.

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  • PlayStation Plus brings the explosions with its August free games line-up
PlayStation Plus brings the explosions with its August free games line-up

Just Cause 3 and the other PlayStation Plus free games for August will go live on August 2. PS4 owners get their hands on destruction-oriented open-world game Just Cause 3 , as well as Assassin's Creed: Freedom Cry . Another highly recommended game from August's PlayStation Plus lineup can be found on Vita . PS Vita owners will also ge...

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  • The Advanced Micro Devices' (AMD)
The Advanced Micro Devices' (AMD) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Stifel Nicolaus

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . The rating lands on a sliding numerical scale from 1 to 5. Charter Trust Co. Also, insider Darla M. Smith sold 17,028 shares of Advanced Micro Devices stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 3rd. (NASDAQ: AMD ) on Friday, February 3.

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  • Facebook TV is Reportedly Coming this August
Facebook TV is Reportedly Coming this August

Back in June, we came across reports suggesting that Facebook is in talks with the Hollywood studios regarding producing TV shows. Some of its partners are said to have done that already. A mix of scripted and user-generated content will live there. It is planning to fund a series of original TV content in a new video section launching mid-au...

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  • Facebook advert revenues and profits soared in Q217
Facebook advert revenues and profits soared in Q217

The social media giant posted diluted earnings per share of $1.32 on revenue of $9.32 billion. Video was top of mind for Sandberg and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg as they discussed the company's second-quarter earnings on a conference call with Wall Street analysts.

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  • Wolfenstein 2 DLC Includes 4 Episodes With Different Playable Characters
Wolfenstein 2 DLC Includes 4 Episodes With Different Playable Characters

The "Freedom Chronicles Season Pass" will run you $25 on top of the main game. The Adventures of Gunslinger Joe will follow a former professional quarterback named Joseph Stallion as he powers through hordes of Nazis from Chicago to outer space.

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  • Verified Twitter users can now date using this new app
Verified Twitter users can now date using this new app

Picking from some of the roughly 200,000 verified Twitter users also doesn't necessarily mean you're guaranteed to date a celebrity - or even someone who's internet famous. "In an era of catfishing and fake identities, authenticity is key, which is why we're leveraging Twitter's world-class verification system to make dating safer", the website say...

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  • YouTube Red, Google Play Music services to merge
YouTube Red, Google Play Music services to merge

Google Play Music and YouTube Red are to merge, giving rise to a new streaming service, announced Lyor Cohen, YouTube's head of music at the New Music Seminar in NY. However, rather confusingly, a month later Google launched YouTube Music - a standalone app focused on music discovery. No other details about Google's plans are known at this t...

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  • Microsoft announces huge bug bounty rewards for security flaws
Microsoft announces huge bug bounty rewards for security flaws

The most generous awards have been reserved for those able to discover issues with Microsoft Hyper-V, the company's virtualization software. Indeed, in the spirit of helping "maintain a high-security bar in Windows", Microsoft today announced the launch of the Windows Bounty Program .

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  • Need for Speed Payback trailer shows off the racer's customisation
Need for Speed Payback trailer shows off the racer's customisation

Vehicle parts can be collected, won, or bought. In Need for Speed Payback we're adding a new type of auto, something we're calling Derelicts. Today EA dropped a new Need for Speed Payback customization trailer, and a ton of new details about your car-building options.

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  • LG Display swings to black in Q2
LG Display swings to black in Q2

Production lines for both TVs and smartphone displays will be partly located in the Paju district northwest of Seoul in South Korea and partly handled in a giant upcoming OLED production plant in Guangzhou, China, where LG plans to focus particularly on OLED TV screens for its overseas markets.

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  • Denis Villeneuve could make the next James Bond
Denis Villeneuve could make the next James Bond

Let's also not forget that Denis Villenueve has also been making buzz ever since the release of Arrival , and it's also worth noting that he's the director of the upcoming Blade Runner: 2049 . And then there's Yann Demange , who directed the excellent '71. The 25th James Bond film will be out November 8, 2019 . His next project, White Boy ...

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  • Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Mode Enters Testing Soon
Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Mode Enters Testing Soon

Test Version - Create, control, and save up to eight avatars . Final Fantasy 15 players can expect a bite-sized sample of Comrades within the beta, which will be just enough to get a solid impression of what the expansion will deliver in much larger quantity.

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  • Meizu introduced the flagship smartphone Pro 7
Meizu introduced the flagship smartphone Pro 7

Perhaps the highlight of the phones is a Super AMOLED display on the back, although not an e-ink screen previously thought. Because it is an AMOLED panel and not e-ink, the display can be used to display a wide variety of information in full color and control, such as for media controls, notifications and for using it as a viewfinder for the ...

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  • WhatsApp has 1bn daily active users globally
WhatsApp has 1bn daily active users globally

Facebook acquired WhatsApp for $19 billion in 2014. Currently, it's unarguably the biggest instant messaging app and dwarfs its competitors like Telegram, Signal, Hike and others by hundreds of millions of users. Many of these features were earlier available as Beta rollout. Meanwhile, Microsoft launched its messaging app, Kaizala, this week to...

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