• Vivo Will Be The First Smartphone to Use Clear ID
Vivo Will Be The First Smartphone to Use Clear ID

With rumors suggesting that Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S9 will keep the fingerprint sensor on the back of the phone and Apple unlikely to roll out an iPhone X successor until the fall, Vivo seems like it will beat other smartphone makers to the punch with a sensor embedded right into the phone's screen.

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  • Pre-Roll Ads Are Coming To Facebook Inc (FB) Watch
Pre-Roll Ads Are Coming To Facebook Inc (FB) Watch

The social network's growing focus on the video medium is an indication of its popularity amongst users. This sounds like the company will be prioritizing video over other kinds of ads, but we'll wait and see how it shakes out. "We'll start with 6-second pre-roll with the goal of understanding what works best for different types of shows across ...

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  • Westfield Salvation Army in need of toy donations
Westfield Salvation Army in need of toy donations

The numbers are in from the Flathead Valley's Salvation Army City Ring-Off Competition and the spirit of generosity was abundant. The Reno Corps set a $285,000 goal for this year. It's a trend being felt across the country. "Donations to the Red Kettles not only support the services we provide at Christmas time, but throughout the year", said Fay...

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  • #STLCards trade Piscotty to the A's
#STLCards trade Piscotty to the A's

He played for Double-A Midland and Triple-A Nashville last season, batting a combined.300 with 13 home runs, 68 RBIs and 22 stolen bases in 112 games. Louis Post-Dispatch . With no clear role on the team, it made sense for the Cardinals to consider moving Piscotty-that they made sure to move him to one of the few places he could see his ailing mo...

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  • Microsoft Adds More AI Power to Bing Search Engine
Microsoft Adds More AI Power to Bing Search Engine

Using machine learning, Office Insights in Excel will automatically analyze the spreadsheet's data, highlight any trends or outliers it detects and create visuals like pivot tables and trend charts. "They might even need help figuring out the right question to ask". Powered by machine learning, Acronyms helps people understand shorthand that is c...

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  • IOS 11.2.1 rolls out with HomeKit fix
IOS 11.2.1 rolls out with HomeKit fix

Last week it was discovered that there was a vulnerability in iOS 11's HomeKit , in which apparently when exploited, it would allow the hacker to gain control of HomeKit-connected devices. With the new updates, for both platforms, Apple has promptly restored access for all users. It's recommended to download the OTA update over Wi-Fi. Meanwhile, o...

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  • Toyota eyes major boost in electric-powered vehicles
Toyota eyes major boost in electric-powered vehicles

Suzuki Motor Corp's president said the Japanese automaker will not join efforts by Toyota Motor Corp and Panasonic Corp to develop batteries for electric vehicles , but a supply deal could be possible. "That's why we're looking to Panasonic and other companies to help us develop ever-better cars and batteries". Toyoda said Toyota is targeting...

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  • Coming to tablets and more Android phones
Coming to tablets and more Android phones

The new Google Maps Go application will be accessible only for Android telephones - running Android 4.1 or higher - with a RAM limit of 1GB or lower. Google has launched a trio of new photo apps aimed at enhancing videos and selfies, the company has announced. Google had released the Android Oreo Go edition at an event in New Delhi earli...

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  • Appeal Court dismisses 15 of 18 Charges against Saraki
Appeal Court dismisses 15 of 18 Charges against Saraki

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki , has said that the decision made by the Court of Appeal to dismiss 15 of the 18 counts made against him before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) proves his innocence. The prosecution also alleged that while being a public officer, the ex-governor operated bank accounts outside Nigeria and failed to declare the...

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  • Ghost Recon Wildlands Predator COUNTDOWN - The Hunt DLC release date, start time
Ghost Recon Wildlands Predator COUNTDOWN - The Hunt DLC release date, start time

Should a 4v1 mode be a part of the event, then Ubisoft might be taking a gameplay page out of the books of popular multiplayer horror titles like Dead by Daylight and Friday the 13th: The Game . The class can be accessed through the Ghost War Pass, Season Pass, or through the Prestige Points system. The new Predator content will appear a...

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  • Facebook announces Snapchat-like World Effects AR feature for Messenger
Facebook announces Snapchat-like World Effects AR feature for Messenger

Developers will be able to use it to create 3D digital objects that can be placed into images, both on surfaces and in ways that allow for interactions within physical space. " Facebook says that now, they support only a heart, arrow, and robot, while there are bubbles and words that read "love", 'bae", "heart", and "miss you".

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  • Watch Google's moving 'Year In Search' recap of 2017
Watch Google's moving 'Year In Search' recap of 2017

The overall fourth-most searched term on Google was the Super Bowl, which saw the Falcons blow a 25-point lead to the Patriots. This year, the search engine published data concerning top celebrities searched, top searches for television shows and movies, top music celebs searched, and more.

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  • Apple Will Reportedly Cut Off Digital Music Downloading By 2019
Apple Will Reportedly Cut Off Digital Music Downloading By 2019

Terms of the deal weren't disclosed, but an unidentified source claims Apple will pay $400 million for the United Kingdom -based startup. Apple did not elaborate on its plans, but the company will not be able to make any major changes to Shazam until it secures regulatory approval.

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  • Netflix Creepily Trolls 53 Fans Watching 'Christmas Prince', Twitter Claps Back
Netflix Creepily Trolls 53 Fans Watching 'Christmas Prince', Twitter Claps Back

As Nilay Patel remarked Monday, Netflix actually lobbied against a law meant to protect consumer privacy in 2013. Meanwhile, Netflix has defended their tweet , saying it doesn't identify individual users, as per a report by the BBC .

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  • Google Pixel 2 update brings Augmented Reality stickers, new features to Assistant
Google Pixel 2 update brings Augmented Reality stickers, new features to Assistant

Enabling this will let you superimpose a bunch of Augmented Reality objects in your surroundings and capture pictures or selfies with them. The AR stickers are now rolling out to Pixel users and Google promised to release more sticker packs in the next few months.

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  • Google Home Max now available for purchase from $399
Google Home Max now available for purchase from $399

Download either the iOS or Android Google Home app onto your smartphone and accept the terms of service . Select the Wi-Fi network and complete the rest of the setup process. If you're interested, check the links above or below. It's available in Chalk and Charcoal and if you want to see it in person, you can drop by Verizon retail l...

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  • Microsoft Unveils Q# Quantum Programming Language - Get Free Preview Here
Microsoft Unveils Q# Quantum Programming Language - Get Free Preview Here

While quantum computing is complex, to say the least, Microsoft says its kit is created to be used by all developers, including those who aren't experts in the field of quantum mechanics. Those interested can download the kit from the Microsoft website . The then-unnamed language was deliberated to bring traditional programming fundamentals such...

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  • A Worm In The Apple: Fake MyEtherWallet In Apple's App Store
A Worm In The Apple: Fake MyEtherWallet In Apple's App Store

Both free and paid apps will be available for pre-order on App store. To enable a pre-order, app developers simply need to flag their new app as available for pre-order and set a price. Soon after the pre-ordered app is release, it will automatically be downloaded on your Apple device. Also, in these three months, developers can add or remove...

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  • Man's head removed from microwave
Man's head removed from microwave

His friends then poured cements inside the microwave oven. But their attempt at making a cement mold of his features backfired. A YouTube prank went terribly wrong when a man got his head stuck in a microwave. The oven was being used as mould, and wasn't plugged in. "It took us almost an hour to free him". "Taking the microwave apart was tricky, ...

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  • Russian Tycoon Alisher Usmanov Petitions to Allow Tricolor at 2018 Olympics
Russian Tycoon Alisher Usmanov Petitions to Allow Tricolor at 2018 Olympics

On Tuesday, the IOC announced that due to "systemic manipulation of the anti-doping rules and system in Russia", only individual Russian athlete without a doping record would be invited to participate in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChan, South Korea.

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