• Waymo pulls engineer from driver's seat on public roads
Waymo pulls engineer from driver's seat on public roads

Navya boasted partnerships with transport speciality firms, notably Keolis in Europe and the USA and RAC in Australia, that it said will enable it to roll out Autonom fleets in cities. Members of the public taking part in the company's trial in Phoenix will be its first customers, using a ride-hailing app. Arizona's laws regarding autonomous cars...

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  • Google to show estimated wait times for restaurants
Google to show estimated wait times for restaurants

Is that restaurant on the corner going to make you wait 90 minutes for a table? All of these wait time estimates are extracted from anonymized historical data. When this functionality rolls out, you'll be able to use it by searching for the restaurant on Google, opening the business listing, and scrolling down to the "Popular Times" section.

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  • Apple defeats Samsung in one long suit over patents
Apple defeats Samsung in one long suit over patents

Samsung and Apple have been fighting legal wars for years over patent infringements . Apple claimed that Samsung infringed on its patent by copying the feature in their Galaxy S lineup of smartphones. With that, Samsung took the matter to the Supreme Court. It is interesting that it comes at a time when the "slide to unlock" feature on Apple phone...

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  • Xenoblade Chronicles 2 DLC Will Last a Full Year
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 DLC Will Last a Full Year

There are also a number of new revelations, including plans for an expansion pass (i.e. season pass) that will cost £26.99. Nintendo also released a spiffy cinematic Xenoblade 2 character trailer and revealed the game will be getting a dual audio track.

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  • Demonetisation a Moral Anti-Black Money Drive, 2G Was Loot: Arun Jaitley
Demonetisation a Moral Anti-Black Money Drive, 2G Was Loot: Arun Jaitley

The fact that more than 99 per cent of the demonetised currency came back into the banking system, has punctured the government's claims. He said the note ban exercise and Goods and Services Tax ( GST ) were "badly designed and hastily implemented".

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  • Twitter Is Expanding Tweets To 280 Characters
Twitter Is Expanding Tweets To 280 Characters

According to the company, "Japanese, Korean, and Chinese will continue to have 140 characters because cramming is not an issue in these languages". However, the company chose to not rely on a user's system language or location to implement these varying limits.

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  • Apple's iOS 11 Keyboard Glitch Has iPhone Owners Bugging Out
Apple's iOS 11 Keyboard Glitch Has iPhone Owners Bugging Out

To add money to your Apple Pay Cash card, open the Wallet app, tap Apple Pay Cash, and then tap the info tab. They copied the text and found that pasting the sentence fixed the problem. Apple is preparing to release Apple Cash, a variation of their well-known Apple Pay. Apple has not responded to a request for comment. 'You can start using the ...

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  • Amazon launches Fire TV Stick Basic Edition in over 100 countries
Amazon launches Fire TV Stick Basic Edition in over 100 countries

This streaming media player lets customers access TV shows, apps and games on their TV, launching in over 100 countries and territories worldwide, building on Amazon's launch of Prime Video a year ago. It offers fast and simple access to hundreds to thousands of media content you can find on Amazon's database. The Fire TV Stick Basic Edition co...

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  • Koenigsegg stakes its claim for the world's fastest vehicle
Koenigsegg stakes its claim for the world's fastest vehicle

The video above shows that the Agera RS reaches 272mph (437.7kmh) on the first run and an impressive 284.3mph (457kmh) during the second. The Swedish company confirmed the news on Twitter . The supercar of the future, the Bloodhound SSC , is created to reach 1,000mph. According to Jim Lau from Racelogic - the folks who helped verify the s...

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  • StarCraft II Going Free to Play This Month
StarCraft II Going Free to Play This Month

Players will also be able to play the game's popular co-op mode with all co-op commanders available for free. Blizzard will continue to make money off of StarCraft II by selling those Co-Op Commanders, additional single-player campaigns at $15 each (or $40 for a bundle of three), and other "premium upgrades" like announcer packs, special skins,...

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  • Panasonic Eluga A4 smartphone launched: Price, specs and more
Panasonic Eluga A4 smartphone launched: Price, specs and more

Under a decent price category, Redmi Note 4, one of the flagship devices launched by Xiaomi has looted the hearts of many Indian fans and have swapped their not so smart devices. The high battery size also ensures that you get to enjoy outdoor excursions without having to worry about the longevity of your battery or your Smartphone running ou...

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  • The iOS 11.1 predictive text bug might be the weirdest yet
The iOS 11.1 predictive text bug might be the weirdest yet

A bug in Apple's iOS 11 .1 doesn't let you type the letter "i". Type in an uppercase "I" for the phrase , and a lowercase "i" as the replacement. Following the release of their latest operating system, Apple is now fielding complaints from users over a glaring error in the latest path to iOS 11 .

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  • Qualcomm expected to keep their extra m and say no to Broadcom
Qualcomm expected to keep their extra m and say no to Broadcom

We will maintain our fair value estimates of $68 for narrow-moat Qualcomm and $203 for narrow-moat Broadcom , but we would probably raise our fair value estimate for Broadcom-perhaps as much as 25%-if a definitive deal were reached. Many analysts are saying Broadcom is making the play while Qualcomm's business is weaker than usual, as it con...

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  • HMD Global releases 3GB RAM variant of Nokia 5
HMD Global releases 3GB RAM variant of Nokia 5

This comes as a surprise to us too but Nokia 5 with 3GB RAM is a thing and is going on sale tonight at 00:00 Hours on Flipkart , major Indian retailer. The internal storage of the device still remains unchanged at 16GB with an option to expand it externally through the onboard microSD card slot up to 128GB.

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  • Google Play Store v8.4 teardown hints at the arrival of audio books
Google Play Store v8.4 teardown hints at the arrival of audio books

Side-loading apps from third-party websites can be risky, so sticking to Google's own channels is the most sensible way to keep your smartphone secure. "I've also installed the app and decompiled it", reported DexterGenius. The app also had a blank icon and no title, which is also very suspect. The bogus app, which was apparently developed by a com...

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  • B-town attends Padmavati Deepika Padukone's call for celebration!
B-town attends Padmavati Deepika Padukone's call for celebration!

Amidst strong breakup rumours over a few days, the gestures by it-couple Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone tell a different tale altogether. Ranveer Singh responded back with a kiss emoji. However, the duo are not paired romantically in Padmavati . Legendary filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus Padmavati promises to be a grand ve...

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  • Kobolds and Catacombs is Hearthstone's next add-on
Kobolds and Catacombs is Hearthstone's next add-on

When you "recruit", you pull a minion straight from your deck and put it on the battlefield. To celebrate the all players who log in to Hearthstone from Monday will get the card Marin The Fox for free. Yes, you read that right - a Priest weapon. Kobolds and Catacombs was revealed in a mini choose-your-own-adventure game led by Ben Brode with th...

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  • Andrew Surman gives his opinion on Newcastle United fans
Andrew Surman gives his opinion on Newcastle United fans

You need to know that you can win anywhere. "Benik should be back after worldwide break and we have no other new concerns". " Their fans are so passionate and I am sure we will take a good following so it should be a good atmosphere ". The Magpies dominated the first half against Eddie Howe's men, but came under heavy pressure in the end befo...

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  • HTC intros a $349 version of the U11
HTC intros a $349 version of the U11

The front camera has been changed and now it is an 8 megapixel sensor instead of 16 megapixels to improve low light performance. The front facing camera has been changed from 16MP to 8MP for the U11 Plus . At the first glance, people will see that the HTC U11 Life as just a miniature of the original U11, although there are a few differences betw...

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  • Australia Asylum Seekers Standoff Continues
Australia Asylum Seekers Standoff Continues

Majority are from countries like Afghanistan, Iran, Myanmar, Pakistan, Sri Lanka or Syria and say returning is not an option. "We appeal to PNG-determined refugees and failed asylum seekers to move to these locations and to access the services and supports that the PNG government has provided", a spokesman said in a statement.

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