• J&K: Terrorists attack bus of security personnel, 5 policemen injured
J&K: Terrorists attack bus of security personnel, 5 policemen injured

A gun battle is underway and the area has been cordoned off, said reports. The condition of the three of the seven policemen was described as critical and were operated upon in the hospital. Earlier this evening, an Assistant Sub-Inspector of BSF lost his life in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch. Today's militan...

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  • Microsoft reveals release date for Windows Mixed Reality headsets
Microsoft reveals release date for Windows Mixed Reality headsets

A new device, Fujitsu Lifebook P727, will be available also, but with Windows 10 S installed by default. Global plans for Mixed Reality headsets have been pretty quiet so far, but at least there's a British price. The Fall edition of this Creators Update is the 2nd installment major update for Windows 10 after the April one. Eye Control ...

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  • Sony's new smart speaker has Google Assistant, looks like Apple's Homepod
Sony's new smart speaker has Google Assistant, looks like Apple's Homepod

Dubbed the LF-S50G, this new speaker has the Google Assistant built in and looks suspiciously like Apple's HomePod (but at a much lower cost). "The hybrid driver system with BA and 9mm dynamic driver units brings optimal sound quality to your ears and with a multitude of other sound features such as High-Resolution Audio, LDAC, DSEE HX and S-...

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  • New Legends Will Rise in Destiny 2's Live Action Trailer
New Legends Will Rise in Destiny 2's Live Action Trailer

In preparation for the live-action film shoot, Vogt-Roberts visited Bungie's Seattle headquarters, where he avidly dove into the lore of the game series. " Kong had finished and I was trying to figure out how to process what the last two and a half years of my life was". "I was sort of looking at commercials and TV stuff".

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  • Texas' Sanctuary City Ban Blocked by Federal Judge
Texas' Sanctuary City Ban Blocked by Federal Judge

Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainer requests and allow officers to inquire about the citizenship status of anyone they detain, not just arrest. The bill aimed to force local law enforcement to obey requests from immigration officers to hold illegal immigrants for deportation. Attorney General Ken Paxton and Gov.

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  • Sony Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact Unveiled Officially
Sony Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact Unveiled Officially

Sony also showed off a prototype for what the company called the Xperia Ear Open-Style headphones. The phone comes with a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. Moreover, it has 3GB of RAM and 32 GB of ROM. Users can also expand the storage up to 256 GB via a microSD card. There's also a pair of st...

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  • Google announces ARCore SDK preview, enabling augmented reality on existing Android phones
Google announces ARCore SDK preview, enabling augmented reality on existing Android phones

A number of companies are exploring AR, including Apple, whose iOS11 allows developers to use new APIs and kits to develop AR apps. Google's problem here lies with the need for manufacturers to modify each version of Android to work on hundreds of different models of phone or varying screen sizes and resolutions; in 10 years the iPhone has ha...

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  • Microsoft, Amazon team up for Alexa and Cortana integration
Microsoft, Amazon team up for Alexa and Cortana integration

On the flip side, Cortana users can now ask Alexa to access and control smart home devices in your home, as well as placing orders on Amazon . "The world is big and so multifaceted". You can then tell your Echo device " Alexa , play Smash Mouth downstairs" and playback will begin. Bezos also professed himself open to the idea of interope...

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  • Rio Olympian David Torrence found dead aged 31
Rio Olympian David Torrence found dead aged 31

Thirty-one-year-old David Torrence was found in Scottsdale, Arizona on August 28. "The track world lost a great friend and athlete today", USA Track and Field wrote on Twitter. But having missed out on selection for American teams at the Olympics and World Championships, Torrence switched allegiances to Peru , his mother's country, in 2016 a...

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  • Windows Mixed Reality headsets are coming this holiday season
Windows Mixed Reality headsets are coming this holiday season

Windows Mixed Reality devices are created to make augmented and virtual reality more affordable than higher-end devices including the Vive, the Oculus Rift and Microsoft's own HoloLens. Working in concert, its hardware partners-HP, Lenovo, Dell , and Acer-plan to launch mixed-reality devices in time for the holidays. And all of the headsets are ...

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  • Google Play Protect program will label Android devices as
Google Play Protect program will label Android devices as "safe and secure"

Well, the Adaptive Icons for Android Oreo should work like that as well. And, like all iconic superheroes, Android OREO originated from a wondrous, and unique, moment in time: the 2017 total solar eclipse that touched the United States. If you decide to deny them that permission, every time a new app tries to install on the device through Chrome,...

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  • Bethesda: Game of Thrones? Target Might Have Just Leaked a new IP
Bethesda: Game of Thrones? Target Might Have Just Leaked a new IP

Despite having released a number of high-profile games in the years since Skyrim's original release in 2011, the open-world, medieval RPG was easily Bethesda's biggest hit with expanded gaming audiences. Aside from excellent mods for the likes of Crusader Kings 2 , a lot of them have been disappointing. The inevitable next step would be to giv...

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  • Monday Apple Rumors: iPhone 8 Event May Take Place on September 12
Monday Apple Rumors: iPhone 8 Event May Take Place on September 12

And while facial recognition sounds great, rumor has it that the company is ready to bring another futuristic touch to their iPhone. The iPhone 8 wireless charging technology , which is being developed in-house by Apple , was previously reported as under trouble due to problems with the smartphone's software.

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  • Fitbit Ushers In Ionic Smart Watch With Its Own OS & App Store
Fitbit Ushers In Ionic Smart Watch With Its Own OS & App Store

The introduction of a relative SpO2 sensor for estimating blood oxygen levels opens the potential for tracking important new indicators about health, such as sleep apnoea and atrial fibrillation. The company also points out that developing apps for Ionic will be relatively quick and painless thanks to the fact that apps are coded using Java and S...

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  • Samsung heir appeals his 5-year jail sentence
Samsung heir appeals his 5-year jail sentence

In the ruling , Seoul Central District Court convicted Lee of involvement in Samsung giving 7.2 billion won in bribes for the equestrian training of the daughter of former President Park Geun-hye's longtime confidante Choi Soon-sil. There has not been a major tumble among Samsung affiliates since the imprisonment of Lee. "No politicians have b...

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  • Viral Feedback app Sarahah hits roadblock
Viral Feedback app Sarahah hits roadblock

It was created in Saudi Arabia by developer Zain al-Abidin Tawfiq, according to news accounts . The app is however, collecting more than feedback messages. Even though the app's privacy policy states that, "We will never sell the data you provide to any third party as part of personal marketing without your prior and written consent unless it ...

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  • Xiaomi Mi 5X September 5 Launch Tipped: Features and Expected Price
Xiaomi Mi 5X September 5 Launch Tipped: Features and Expected Price

Xiaomi is now gearing up to launch their next major smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi 5x in India. The hybrid dual SIM based smartphone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat based MIUI 9 operating system and has a 3080 mAh battery . It comes in Gold, Black and Rose Gold colour variants. It comes powered by octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor , coupled with 4G...

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  • Call Of Duty: WWII PC Beta confirmed!
Call Of Duty: WWII PC Beta confirmed!

Alongside the level cap increase, Call of Duty: WW2 has added the various guns and equipment that would be unlocked via those additional levels. This has been replaced with a take on Overwatch's famous "Play of the Game". One player who has been showing the power of the rifle is OpTic Gaming player Damon "Karma" Barlow. Call of Duty: WWI...

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  • Microsoft No Longer Selling Original Xbox One
Microsoft No Longer Selling Original Xbox One

We're a little confused about that, especially when Gran Turismo is said to be enhanced for the newer PlayStation 4 Pro console, which is also made to support 4K TVs better , something which you'd surely expect on a title created to look this good, you only need check a trailer for .

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  • Google Pixel 2 Launch Event Reportedly Set After iPhone 8 Release Date
Google Pixel 2 Launch Event Reportedly Set After iPhone 8 Release Date

This likely means that, like previous year, Google will hold a dedicated hardware event on the day, where additional products - like a new Chromebook Pixel and a smaller, cheaper Google Home smart speaker - may also be introduced. Both Samsung and LG are working on this one and most likely it will be featured in 2018 flagship smartphones. The...

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