• Samsung Galaxy Note 4 batteries recalled over fire risk
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 batteries recalled over fire risk

The said recall will only cover those which were refurbished through the AT&T's insurance program and which were handled by the FedEx Supply Chain. U.S. regulators are warning that the batteries placed into some refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 4 smartphones are counterfeit and could overheat, posing a fire risk.

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  • Solar Eclipse: A brief history
Solar Eclipse: A brief history

Solar eclipses, when the Moon totally or partially blocks out the Sun, still seem to many people a random and nearly magical phenomenon, but they can be very accurately predicted, says Fred Espanak, an American astrophysicist and world authority on eclipses.

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  • World of Tanks is getting a campaign mode, War Stories, next week
World of Tanks is getting a campaign mode, War Stories, next week

The first campaign, Brothers in Armor focuses on Red Army soldiers fighting on the Eastern Front, with the second Flashpoint Berlin following a British solider attempting to break through a Cold War-era Berlin blockade. Wargaming is all about being as historically accurate as possible, not only in their creation of the playable vehicles but also ...

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  • Coolpad Cool M7 launched: Price, features and specifications
Coolpad Cool M7 launched: Price, features and specifications

The Coolpad Cool Play 6 has a 5.5-inch full HD display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 processor and runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system out-of-the-box. Camera in terms of appearance copied from the seventh IPhone model a year ago, but has a quite modern stuffing and runs on OS Android 7.0. The chipset is paired with ...

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  • Android Instant Apps now supports 500 million devices
Android Instant Apps now supports 500 million devices

Google says that it has collected data from a number of apps and games business across a range of industries that have already started building with instant apps to showcase the "strong results in engagement, acquisition, and retention". Jet , which provides real-time savings for customers, witnessed an increase of 27% in its conversion rate after ...

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  • Reply to Instagram messages with pictures and video
Reply to Instagram messages with pictures and video

Previously, direct messaging on Instagram was a simple text-and-GIF based affair. Just tap the reply button under the photo and you will be taken to your viewfinder to take your own "reply picture". According to Instagram's blog post , these features are included in version 10.34 of the Android app, but with a quick check, I found that at least th...

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  • Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Releases March 2018, Collector's Edition Revealed
Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Releases March 2018, Collector's Edition Revealed

Sega has promised this will be "the most technologically advanced Yakuza title to date", as Kiryu travels to the new seaside town setting of Onomichi where he must investigate the life of his surrogate daughter, Haruka. Sega also noted that Yakuza 6 marks the final appearance in the series of protagonist Kazuma Kiryu, although it should be ...

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  • This is it! Apple iPhone 8 design leaked in McDonald's promotional email
This is it! Apple iPhone 8 design leaked in McDonald's promotional email

The promo, which was shared on Twitter on Thursday, was created to promote features of the McDonald's mobile app and a 25 percent discount offer. Benjamin Geskin reports that the render is his. It's very likely that the iPhone 8's redesigned front will also bring some tweaks to the layout of the status bar, which includes icons for things like ...

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  • Say GoodBye to Fake Clickbaits Videos on Facebook
Say GoodBye to Fake Clickbaits Videos on Facebook

A very common technique used to drive traffic to ad-laden websites is to embed fake play buttons in images, or post videos that are actually static images. The development forms part of its efforts to fight clickbait and improve the integrity of information on Facebook . Facebook Inc is testing a feature in the Facebook News Feed that provides...

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  • IOS 11 'Cop Button' Will Temporarily Disable Touch ID
IOS 11 'Cop Button' Will Temporarily Disable Touch ID

Legally speaking, police in the United States can make individuals unlock their iPhone via Touch ID , but can't compel them to use their password. It unintentionally (or maybe intentionally) functions as a shortcut for disabling the sensor.

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  • HMD unveils first premium smartphone, the Nokia 8
HMD unveils first premium smartphone, the Nokia 8

It features a slim, all-metal build. Thankfully the 3.5mm jack is still there! A lot of phones have dual cameras these days, which means the Nokia 8 needs something unique to set it apart from the others. The 64GB onboard storage is further expandable up to 256GB. Nokia 8 runs on Android 7.1 Nougat, which will be upgraded to Android...

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  • Cloudflare terminates service to Daily Stormer
Cloudflare terminates service to Daily Stormer

In an email to staff obtained by Gizmodo , Cloudflare CEO Matthew Prince said he "woke up this morning in a bad mood and chose to kick [Daily Stormer] off the Internet". WhatsApp and other encrypted messaging services have come under attack. There are caveats to this. Social media networks Twitter Inc and, music service Spotify Ltd and secur...

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  • What's Propelling Gap Inc (GPS) to Increase So Much?
What's Propelling Gap Inc (GPS) to Increase So Much?

Several other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. According to Zacks brokerage recommendations, The Gap, Inc . In the most recent session, the stock price hovered around $0.94 (4.26%) between intraday high and intraday low. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, October 3rd.

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  • YouTube TV is rapidly expanding its reach
YouTube TV is rapidly expanding its reach

Although Google's YouTube TV - which offers 50 or so networks for $35 a month - launched four months ago , it's quickly expanding across the US. YouTube has expanded the internet-delivered YouTube TV subscription service into 14 new US markets, which makes it available to half of all USA households.

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  • Blizzard will reveal new Overwatch map at GamesCom next week
Blizzard will reveal new Overwatch map at GamesCom next week

In addition to the new Overwatch material, Blizzard is also lined up to release new looks and extra details on a handful of its games, including Hearthstone , World of Warcraft , Heroes of the Storm , and StarCraft 2 . Members of the German Overwatch World Cup team will be doing an on-stage panel on Saturday. Hearthstone's Fire Gatheri...

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  • Bridgewater Associates LP Invests $2.34 Million in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)
Bridgewater Associates LP Invests $2.34 Million in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

Alpha Windward LLC now owns 5,417 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $192,000 after buying an additional 21 shares in the last quarter. LS Investment Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of General Motors by 4.8% in the second quarter.

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  • Nick Saban goes on awesome rant about the media and preseason predictions
Nick Saban goes on awesome rant about the media and preseason predictions

Alabama football coach Nick Saban went through a range of expressions during Wednesday night's news conference in Tuscaloosa, which was his lone media session between last Saturday's inaugural scrimmage and this Saturday's second one. Once Saban was informed the catches came from the media viewing period, he answered the question in a lightheart...

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  • Caught on Camera: Actor-politician Nandamuri Balakrishna slaps fan for clicking selfie
Caught on Camera: Actor-politician Nandamuri Balakrishna slaps fan for clicking selfie

Balakrishna and the ruling party faced a lot of criticism. One of them appears to stumble and fall on him as he tries to take a selfie with his idol. If it is really true, it is better his fans stay away from him as far as possible! This incident has been captured during Nandyal Bye-election campaign of Balakrishna.

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  • Twitter suspends neo-Nazi news website account
Twitter suspends neo-Nazi news website account

While GoDaddy isn't the host of The Daily Stormer , meaning it doesn't host the website's content, it does supply the site's domain name. The next day, the site moved to Google , but its registration with Google Domains was nearly immediately cancelled by the host company.

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  • Microsoft Surface Laptops and Tablets Not Recommended by Consumer Reports
Microsoft Surface Laptops and Tablets Not Recommended by Consumer Reports

Microsoft defends the quality and reliability of its Surface family after Consumer Reports dropped its recommended rating for the firm's latest hardware. A number of survey respondents said they experienced problems with their devices during startup. With that, the organization maintained they can no longer "recommend any other Microsoft laptop...

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