• Car bomb in Somalia capital kills at least 15, police say
Car bomb in Somalia capital kills at least 15, police say

Somalia's capital Mogadishu was struck by an explosion targeted at government buildings leading to heavy casualties. Al Shabaab said it was a auto bomb attack targeted at government buildings. At least 10 people have been killed in a auto bomb attack in the Somali capital Mogadishu that targeted a government building and was claimed by Islamist i...

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  • ZTE Nubia M2 Play launched: Key features and Specifications
ZTE Nubia M2 Play launched: Key features and Specifications

It is running on Android 7.0 Nougat OS that is overlaid with nubia UI 5.0 skin from the company. However, while the listing does make the Nubia M2 Play official, the pricing and availability of the smartphone is still unclear. The smartphone marks above the Nubia M2 lite and is slightly stepped down when compared to Nubia M2. It include...

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  • Spotify is experimenting with a new ad unit called Sponsored Songs
Spotify is experimenting with a new ad unit called Sponsored Songs

As Tech Crunch reports , these songs have been appearing for some users of the platform's unpaid tier, and Spotify has confirmed to the publication that the feature is now being tested, allowing labels to pay to have their artists' music featured more prominently.

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  • PS4 Pro Competes With Xbox One S, Not Xbox One X
PS4 Pro Competes With Xbox One S, Not Xbox One X

Xbox One X will be offering 6 teraflops (trillion floating point operations per second), in comparison to only 4.2 offered by PS4 Pro. Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One X at E3 2017 with a $499 price tag that will apparently not lead to profits for the company.

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  • Pakistan thrash India to win Champions Trophy
Pakistan thrash India to win Champions Trophy

The Rising Kashmir had a headline on the front page, "Crackers go off as Pak pulls off stunning win over India ". The celebrations did not end once he reached his residential block in central Karachi , adorned with colourful lights and Pakistan flags, where fans climbed on rooftops and balconies to watch him return.

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  • Taylor Swift returns to Spotify the same day Katy releases album
Taylor Swift returns to Spotify the same day Katy releases album

The singer initially voiced concerns about Apple's free three-month trial, which under original terms, would withhold royalties for artists whose songs were played by non-paying customers. In a tweet, she called Swift's moves " mean ". And in response, Taylor later agreed her "1989" album could be streamed on the site. The singer has describe...

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  • Tech CEOs Meet With US President Donald Trump On Government Overhaul
Tech CEOs Meet With US President Donald Trump On Government Overhaul

That changed Monday, as Kushner spoke at a White House roundtable of tech leaders from across the country, meant to figure out how to modernize and improve the government's systems of technology and record-keeping (another of Kushner's many assignments).

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  • Killer Instinct is Coming to Steam Later this Year
Killer Instinct is Coming to Steam Later this Year

Thanks to @CEOJebailey for helping us break the news. Killer Instinct is a fighting video game featuring a variety of characters and combo moves. But this is pretty much understandable since it is only natural for the studio to go where there is a bigger pool of players.

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  • Mercedes-Benz A-Class is US Bound
Mercedes-Benz A-Class is US Bound

Dealers said the company confirmed at a recent dealer meeting the arrival of the auto in the U.S.in September of 2018. "It's a very nice-looking vehicle", said Ken Schnitzer, chairman of the Mercedes-Benz Dealer Board and owner of four Mercedes-Benz dealerships in Texas.

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition is Upgraded, Watched Baseball Game
Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition is Upgraded, Watched Baseball Game

Scalise, the third-ranking GOP leader in the House , "continues to show signs of improvement", MedStar Washington Hospital Center said in a statement released on behalf of his family. Scalise was shot in the hip, and the bullet damaged bone, blood vessels and internal organs. The surgeon said there were hundreds of bullet fragments in Mr Sca...

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  • USA fighter jet downs Syrian plane in Raqqa province
USA fighter jet downs Syrian plane in Raqqa province

Russia , like Iran an ally of President Bashar al-Assad, issued a warning of its own to the United States in response to the downing of the Syrian jet, saying on Monday it would view as targets any planes flying west of the Euphrates River, though it stopped short of saying it would shoot any down.

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  • National Defence mum on Russian threat to shoot down planes in Syria
National Defence mum on Russian threat to shoot down planes in Syria

They are in support of Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters aligned against Islamic State militants. Moscow condemned the downing of the Syrian jet after it dropped bombs near the US -backed Syrian Democratic Forces that are fighting the Islamic State group in Syria's increasingly complicated civil war .

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  • CBS announces new cast for 'Big Brother' season 19
CBS announces new cast for 'Big Brother' season 19

As the newest season of " Big Brother " returns on CBS , the production made sure to track all contestants' activities through a high-definition camera. Fortunately, we're only a week away from a new batch of houseguests moving in and making moves in the hopes of winning that $500,000 prize. But no matter what shape they may be in when they ente...

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  • Tech CEOs just met with Trump. Here's why
Tech CEOs just met with Trump. Here's why

Technology CEOS are expected at the White House Monday for an event focused on modernizing government. The meeting is one main part of the American Technology Council , which was formed by the US Government in May to help governmental agencies find ways to get up to speed on digital services.

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  • Gunman who shot US Congressman had a list of lawmakers to kill
Gunman who shot US Congressman had a list of lawmakers to kill

The list appeared to corroborate the Hodgkinson's suspected political motive in attacking a Republican baseball practice. It contained the names of Rep. Calling himself a democratic socialist on his Facebook page, Hodgkinson had bashed Republicans for their health care and pro-rich policies. Scalise is only afforded a security detail because ...

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  • Horizon Zero Dawn's Player Stats Show Just How Popular the Game Is
Horizon Zero Dawn's Player Stats Show Just How Popular the Game Is

So it was quite heartening to see that Sony Interactive President Shawn Layden has already chose to give the Guerrilla Games team free rein on exploring much more of the Horizon universe going forward. Microsoft will argue that making a game in the same vein as the open-world, robot dinosaur RPG is just good business sense. Our review of the g...

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  • Apple And IKEA To Team Up For Augmented Reality Furniture App
Apple And IKEA To Team Up For Augmented Reality Furniture App

The AR-app would enable customers to try out virtual furniture at home, before buying them. The app is scheduled for a launch this coming fall, with about 500-600 IKEA products being available at the start. We have nearly 400 of them and we want to complement them in as many ways as possible, through mobile, social media, AR and third-party e-com...

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  • Andre Ward Andre Wards, Stops Sergey Kovalev
Andre Ward Andre Wards, Stops Sergey Kovalev

Two fights with Andre Ward have not only tamed Kovalev . Since he's such a cerebral fighter with that ability to adjust, might Ward have an easier time with Kovalev in their rematch Saturday after having spent 12 rounds surveying Kovalev's tendencies with that outstanding sweet-science brain? "I knew he was hurt", Ward said.

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  • HTC U11 'squeezable' smartphone launched in India: All you need to know
HTC U11 'squeezable' smartphone launched in India: All you need to know

The striking "Solar Red" was left for other regions, but that changes today, as the company has just announced pre-orders for the new color for United States customers. HTC has introduced a device operation technology in U11 with HTC edge sense that will allow users to control its function by applying different pressures of their grip on the edge o...

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  • Three Navy personnel martyred in Jeewani attack
Three Navy personnel martyred in Jeewani attack

Sources said that miscreants attacked security personnel in Jiwani Bazaar in Gwadar district. No group has taken responsibility for the attack so far. Two terrorists killed: The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) shot dead two suspected terrorists in Lahore on Monday. The mineral-rich Balochistan province is the gateway to the multi-billion-dolla...

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