Tuesday April 25-th, 2017

Verizon launches FiOS gigabit services in East Verizon launches FiOS gigabit services in East

Verizon has fine-tuned the service with new firmware and diagnostic tools to increase performance even more to launch Gigabit Connection. Fios Instant Internet service was available to more than 7 million homes. It offers two standalone internet pl...

Apple to make all its products from recycled materials

Starting with a vision for replacing raw materials with recycled content is probably not the most effective mechanism for tackling the challenges and identifying opportunities, especially considering the inability to assert whether it is even possibl...

Alonso embracing challenges of his 'Indy 500 adventure'

I think, different world". He'll then travel to Sochi for next weekend's Russian Grand Prix and his fulltime job with the McLaren Honda F1 team before returning to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for a solo test in the McLaren-Andretti Honda on May 3.

'Avatar' sequels now scheduled to start in December 2020 'Avatar' sequels now scheduled to start in December 2020

Announced on the movie's official Facebook page , the post, accompanied by a photo of Avatar writer and director James Cameron and "the best team in the business", revealed the dates for four sequels: "The journey continues December 18, 2020, Dece...

Rajnath tells all states to ensure safety of Kashmiris Rajnath tells all states to ensure safety of Kashmiris

The Home Minister said he had heard last night that "in one or two parts of India, people misbehaved with Kashmiri youth". The Home Ministry advisory said action as per law needs to be taken against miscreants and safety of students from other stat...

Be enablers, not just regulators: Modi urges bureaucrats Be enablers, not just regulators: Modi urges bureaucrats

I see district officials so busy, busy, busy (with their mobiles).so I banned mobiles in meetings", he said , mimicking furious tapping on a phone keypad as he addressed bureaucrats at a function to mark Civil Services Day . "Things have changed va...

Microsoft commits to major Windows 10 releases every 6 months Microsoft commits to major Windows 10 releases every 6 months

It's quite the change from the old days when we had to wait years for significant new Windows features , and even macOS only gets big updates every year or two. The update also tweaked the firm's browser called "Edge", according to Microsoft. He...

GM halts operations in Venezuela after factory is seized GM halts operations in Venezuela after factory is seized

The US vehicle giant said it would "take all legal actions" to defend its interests. Authorities in Venezuela, which is mired in a severe economic crisis, did not respond to requests for comment. Maduro, addressing supporters at a much smaller but ...

United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

United Airlines and the city of Chicago have agreed to preserve evidence related to the incident where a passenger was violently dragged off an overbooked flight, according to a lawyer. Later, Munoz offered a more emphatic mea culpa, saying: "No one ...

Facebook Murder Suspect Has 'Shot And Killed Himself,' Police Say Facebook Murder Suspect Has 'Shot And Killed Himself,' Police Say

Police said he died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head on Tuesday afternoon after a brief pursuit by Pennsylvania state police. Stephens says the name of a woman, whom Goodwin does not seem to recognize. He demanded that his ...

Facebook CEO sees augmented reality's future in the camera

This week, Snap rolled out an AR feature that lets users add special effects to their photos, in addition to the already popular face mask effects, according to The Wall Street Journal . Over the past decade, Facebook has gone from a single webs...

SNES Mini Coming This Holiday Season SNES Mini Coming This Holiday Season

Nintendo last week sent shockwaves through the gaming industry after announcing that it was discontinuing the NES Classic Edition despite widespread demand. The SNES boasted unbelievable games including Super Mario Kart , The Legend of Zelda: ...

1.7M Snapchat user details allegedly posted in India

The statement emerged last week when documents were made public from a lawsuit by Pompliano against Snap, Snapchat's parent company. Snapchat had refuted the reported claims of a former employee who alleged that its CEO Evan Spiegel made negati...

Google Is Rumored To Be Giving Chrome An Ad-Blocker Google Is Rumored To Be Giving Chrome An Ad-Blocker

The report claims the feature could launch as soon as the coming weeks and would come to both the desktop and mobile versions of Chrome. The ads that offer the bad experience will be defined by the Coalition for Better Ads which released a list...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus "Prototype" LEAKS With Dual Camera

The smartphones, which have captured the imaginations of the world with their " Infinity Display " and radical bezel-less design are to be sold exclusively online via Flipkart . Elsewhere, the Galaxy S8+ has a handful of cool features and perks that...

Experts say police who dragged passenger had other options Experts say police who dragged passenger had other options

Dao's daughter, Crystal Dao Pepper, said the family was "horrified, shocked and sickened" when they learned what happened to Dao on the plane. Technically, that means the passengers were in violation of United's policies and could face legal reperc...

Coachella thief steals more than 100 cellphones

I guess he forgot about the " Find My Phone App ". Security guards detained Henao and when police arrived, they found the stolen phones in his backpack. Indio police Sgt. Dan Marshall said Henao's plan was foiled thanks to the Apple app. The m...

Nokia 6 getting Android 7.1.1 Nougat update

It waited a while before releasing new Nokia phones that are powered by Android this time. One glance at the changelog in the screenshot (below) suggests that the new Nougat update is significantly large (369MB) and incorporates key changes t...

Android 7.1.1 Nougat Software Update Rolling Out To Nokia 6

However, the Nokia 9 battery will be non-removable. HMD Global announced the launch of Nokia 6 back in January 2017 bringing the first Nokia smartphone after Nokia N1 tablet. It will most likely hit the market at the end of Q3, while its price is s...

Google won't preload its apps in Russian Federation after antitrust settlement Google won't preload its apps in Russian Federation after antitrust settlement

The anti-trust case was originally filed by Yandex , who claimed that Google violated Russia's competition rules. Furthermore, the giant tech company must offer a tool that will enable users to select the default search engine of their own choice on...

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