• Chrome comes to the Windows Store (kind of)
Chrome comes to the Windows Store (kind of)

If you were expecting Google to offer a version of Chrome specifically tailored for Windows 10 users who prefer to use apps, you should know that this is basically just a launcher for the desktop installer that you can manually download from Google's site.

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  • Facebook expands its use of facial recognition technology
Facebook expands its use of facial recognition technology

It asks: "Do you want Facebook to be able to recognize you in photos and videos?" Facebook will soon start notifying users if they're in a photo and are part of the audience for that post, even if they haven't been tagged. When photos and videos are uploaded to Facebook, they are compared to images in the template to determine if there is a match...

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  • Pixel 2 USB-C Headphone Jack Adapter Not Working? Try These Solutions
Pixel 2 USB-C Headphone Jack Adapter Not Working? Try These Solutions

Photo credit: Shaun Lucas/Tom's GuideBoth the 5-inch Pixel 2 and 6-inch Pixel 2 XL are reportedly having trouble with the USB Type-C to 3.5-millimeter headphone jack adapter included with the handsets. Another solution is to enable developer mode, as pointed out by Phone Arena . It seems that this time they experienced a little bad luck with t...

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  • House passes tax bill as Florida members vote party line
House passes tax bill as Florida members vote party line

Both tallies likely will cling along party lines. The result in the Senate was cast in doubt in recent weeks. More holdout Republican senators- Susan Collins of ME and Mike Lee of Utah - came on board Monday. But for the most part, changes won't go into effect until you begin filing your 2018 taxes. Seventy-five percent of voters thin...

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  • Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL get sizeable discounts
Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL get sizeable discounts

The update has been mostly smooth and without issues, but not for all. Many Pixel 2 XL owners have complained on the official forum about the slowdown in the fingerprint sensor's performance after updating to Android 8 .1 compared to Android 8.0.

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  • Sony Xperia XZ2 alleged render shows the bezel-less design
Sony Xperia XZ2 alleged render shows the bezel-less design

Nicknamed H8216, the smartphone whose renders have recently gone viral on the internet is believed to be a successor to Xperia XZ1 , the last year's flagship from Sony. Also, the XZ2 is tipped to arrive with a dual-lens rear camera setup - the first ever from Sony. The model numbers of the so-called Xperia XZ2 were spotted to be H8116 and H8166 ...

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  • Samsung introduces the Galaxy A8/A8+ (2018) with two front cameras
Samsung introduces the Galaxy A8/A8+ (2018) with two front cameras

Like the previous Galaxy A range of smartphones, both the Galaxy A8 (2018 ) and A8+ (2018) are differentiated with only some features. The smartphone is layered with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. - The A8 and A8+ 2018 are IP68 certified, which makes them dust and water-resistant and also they comes with Samsung's characteristic Always-on ...

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  • Carolina Panthers up for sale at end of season
Carolina Panthers up for sale at end of season

The Panthers will probably attract numerous bidders, the source said, because they are thought to be well-run and in a decent market on the East Coast. "It's just competition, baby, it's just competition". He also promised his ownership would entail "the best halftime show" and "the best selection of music".

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  • Blazers beat Hornets 93-91 for 3rd straight road win
Blazers beat Hornets 93-91 for 3rd straight road win

Portland, which had defeated Miami on Saturday, will complete its five-game trip with visits to Charlotte at 4 p.m. PT Saturday and Minnesota at 5 p.m. They'll play in Portland on February 8. Hornets: Johnny O'Bryant did not play in the second half due to a personal reason, according to the team. The Blazers were fully healthy and the Hornets wer...

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  • NASA Announces Eighth Planet Around Distant Star, Tying Our Own Solar System
NASA Announces Eighth Planet Around Distant Star, Tying Our Own Solar System

The Kepler-90 planets have a similar configuration to our Solar System with small planets found orbiting close to their star, and the larger planets found farther away. "The key contribution of machine learning here is it was able to search a much larger number of signals than humans would have been able to do in a reasonable amount of time".

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  • Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola amazed by Kevin De Bruyne against Tottenham
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola amazed by Kevin De Bruyne against Tottenham

His performance today - I have no words to describe". Dele Alli made one of the most despicable challenges of the season on Kevin De Bruyne on Saturday evening only for the Belgian to dust himself off and rattle the ball into the back of the net moments later.

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  • Kaka eyes future in the boardroom after resisting Milan swansong
Kaka eyes future in the boardroom after resisting Milan swansong

A devout Christian, Kaka wrote in a Twitter post on Sunday: "Father, it was much more than I could ever [have] imagined". Kaka made his intentions public after confirming the failure of his team, Orlando City , in the regular season of Major League Soccer (MLS), which remained for the third consecutive year outside the play-offs despite having t...

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  • BlackBerry ends support for Priv, its first Android phone
BlackBerry ends support for Priv, its first Android phone

The trade-up program will allow them to conveniently upgrade to a BlackBerry KeyOne or Motion hopefully at discounted prices. Stay tuned for details and get ready to upgrade to a BlackBerry KEYone or Motion, the most secure Android smartphones on the planet.

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  • Detailed Surface Phone Renders Show a Device Ready for Market
Detailed Surface Phone Renders Show a Device Ready for Market

A new patent filed by the company's engineers suggests that this could indeed be the direction the forthcoming Surface might be heading in. The "self-regulating" hinge design that allows the screen to fold is detailed extensively and uses a series of gear-like cogs to allow for various orientations.

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  • New Samsung Galaxy S9 leak shows smartphone's design and dimensions
New Samsung Galaxy S9 leak shows smartphone's design and dimensions

For this reason, consumers are looking forward to this smartphone launch. Its price will be as usual be more than the preceding S8 model, being predicted to be between United States dollars 950 and USD 1050, making it the most expensive phone of the Samsung Galaxy S series.

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  • Unlock a Red Dead Redemption 2 Revolver Through Grand Theft Auto V
Unlock a Red Dead Redemption 2 Revolver Through Grand Theft Auto V

Unfortunately, we don't know if PC players will get access to this content, as Red Dead Redemption 2 is now only known to be in development for PS4 and Xbox One. You'll need to track down those clues as well. One good way to know that you're on track is a jingling audio cue, which gets louder as you near your note.

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  • Google shutting down Project Tango in March 2018
Google shutting down Project Tango in March 2018

Placing these freely in a three-dimensional space within the viewfinder seems to work surprisingly well already. A notable smartphone supporting Project Tango was the Asus Zenfone AR , which was launched a year ago at Rs 49,999. Back in February 2014, Google introduced Project Tango, an Augmented Reality system that was designed for mobile use...

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  • Uber Allegedly Steals Competitors' Data, Uses Undercover Surveillance
Uber Allegedly Steals Competitors' Data, Uses Undercover Surveillance

The letter, written by former Uber security employee Richard Jacobs , detailed the formation of separate internal teams "expressly for the goal of acquiring trade secrets" from major ride-sharing competitors around the world. District Judge William Alsup of the Northern District of California, who had referred the case to the local U.S. Attorney's...

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  • Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin gets closer to flying tourists to space
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin gets closer to flying tourists to space

Nevertheless, both the spacecraft and rocket returned safely to the West Texas launch site for a successful test flight. The booster comes back to Earth for a vertical touchdown via engine burns, in much the same way first stages of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets do during orbital flights.

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  • Samsung announces Notebook 9 (2018) with Notebook 9 Pen
Samsung announces Notebook 9 (2018) with Notebook 9 Pen

The devices are powered by 8th generation Intel Core i7 processors, and boast up to 16GB of RAM , up to 1TB SSD (NVMe PCle). Both the Samsung Notebook 9 Pen and Notebook 9 will be available in the U.S. The Samsung Notebook 9 Pen and Notebook 9 (2018) will be available in select countries, starting in December 2017 with South Korea, reaching ...

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