Opening Bell: Sensex and Nifty leaps on first day of Diwali week

The NSE index sprinted to 10,167.45 - a fresh record - up 71.05 points, or 0.70 per cent - after scaling a new intra-day high of 10,191.90. It broke its previous record closing of 10,167.45, hit on October 13. "Shares of metal companies were in foc... More..

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Doom brings demon-slaying decadence to Switch this November
by | Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Doom brings demon-slaying decadence to Switch this November

Aren't Switch's not even powerful enough to run Doom? Bethesda announced earlier today that the id Software-developed shooter is touching down on Nintendo's console/handheld hybrid on November 10 , bring...More..

Hundreds get pink slips at Tesla after appraisals
by | Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Hundreds get pink slips at Tesla after appraisals

Tesla refused to provide the Mercury News with the number of employees dismissed. Electric auto manufacturer Tesla said y were going out of mass work as a result of ir annual performance evaluation. Tesla f...More..

WPA2 Krack attack blows Wi-Fi security wide open: Fundamental crypto crapto
by | Tuesday, October 17, 2017

WPA2 Krack attack blows Wi-Fi security wide open: Fundamental crypto crapto

The vulnerability is in the WPA2 ( wifi protected access 2) protocol which prevents an attacker from seeing all of your data in plain text. "If your device supports Wi-Fi, it is most likely affected", re...More..

Facebook Delivers Both Food and Elections Now
by | Sunday, October 15, 2017

Facebook Delivers Both Food and Elections Now

The company began testing its " order food " capability a year ago based on feedback from its users and after adding more partners to its list, a spokeswoman said. Further, to help make a decision, users can ...More..

by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) Quarterly EPS Analysis

Following the sale, the director now directly owns 19,151 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,528,058.29. A beta below 1 might indicate that the stock is less volatile than the market. If ...More..

Mobile Limiting High-Speed Data in Canada, Mexico to 5GB
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

Mobile Limiting High-Speed Data in Canada, Mexico to 5GB

Once that threshold is reached, the carrier may prioritize (throttle) data speeds during periods of congestion. You can use your remaining 3GB high speed data when you return to the US. However, the company sa...More..

Mother of Eight Among Three Dead in Tragic Skydiving Accident
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

Mother of Eight Among Three Dead in Tragic Skydiving Accident

She had been doing a tandem dive with one of the instructors. The dead included two men in their thirties and a woman in her fifties, officials said. "The company extends its deepest sympathies and heartfelt ...More..

Dutch DPA says Windows 10 breaches privacy laws
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

Dutch DPA says Windows 10 breaches privacy laws

For added convenience, Microsoft Edge Preview will be able to automatically log you in if you happen to already be using another Microsoft-made Android app like Outlook or OneNote on your device and are logge...More..

Alexa can now tell the difference between your voice and your roommate's
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Alexa can now tell the difference between your voice and your roommate's

To teach Alexa your voice, you need to have the latest app version (even then, Artem isn't seeing it yet, so it could be a slow rollout), and head over to Settings - Accounts - Your Voice, tap on your profi...More..

Sir Richard Branson promises to build 'revolutionary' Hyperloop train service
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Sir Richard Branson promises to build 'revolutionary' Hyperloop train service

So Hyperloop One may be the furthest along in developing the futuristic transportation network, but it still has a long way to go. Virgin's plan is to focus on using Hyperloop One to transport passengers and ...More..

Airtel, Karbonn join hands for low-priced 4G smartphone
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Airtel, Karbonn join hands for low-priced 4G smartphone

It supports 4G LTE network, 3G, 2G, GPRS and EDGE that helps in data connection. All smartphones under this initiative will be available at leading mobile retail stores across the country. It runs on Android ...More..

by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Update on Neville's Future in WWE

It was explained on this week's 205 Live that Amore would be invoking his rematch clause and would challenge Kalisto for the title at the TLC PPV. His last TV appearance was on the 10/2 episode of Raw t...More..

Nintendo file a new trademark on the original Game Boy
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Nintendo file a new trademark on the original Game Boy

NintendoPromotional picture for the Nintendo SNES Classic Mini . Let's review. Nintendo released a Classic Mini NES . As of now, there has been no comment from Nintendo over the development. As for why the ...More..

Sway for iOS updated to look great on iPhone X
by | Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Sway for iOS updated to look great on iPhone X

On the other hand, the release said, an older app might not be optimized for newer models as well. Despite the spike in Google searches for " iPhone slow", Futuremark chose to tally up results from its own d...More..

New 'Overwatch' Halloween Skins Leaked: Cthulu Zenyatta, Dragon Symmetra, And Vampire Mei
by | Tuesday, October 10, 2017

New 'Overwatch' Halloween Skins Leaked: Cthulu Zenyatta, Dragon Symmetra, And Vampire Mei

Overwatch's "Halloween Terror" event kicks off tomorrow and with it comes some new content, including new skins. One thing we can be sure of is that the Overwatch Halloween 2017 event will release with a h...More..

by | Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Google explains why it got rid of the 3.5mm headphone jack

If you are planning to gift these smartphones to your beloved ones on the occasion of Diwali then probably it won't be possible as both will be only available after Diwali. "Moving to the USB-C audio port wit...More..

Automobile : the driver distracted by the high-tech ?
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Automobile : the driver distracted by the high-tech ?

A total of 120 drivers ages 21-36 participated in the study of 30 new 2017 model-year vehicles. When driving at 25 miles per hour, a driver can travel the length of four football fields during the time ...More..

Android Wear has disappeared from the Google Store
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Android Wear has disappeared from the Google Store

The quality of cognition has also been improved for the Google Assistant , with some 15-odd million voice samples being used to train it. This might also be the reason behind the Google Assitant to make its wa...More..

Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition announced for PS4 and PC
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition announced for PS4 and PC

A cinematic story mode was added in June 2016. It was a free update , but something that shouldn't have had to be tacked on post launch. If that's the same day Arcade mode is released, it will have taken nea...More..

USA spacewalkers fix ageing ISS robotic arm
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

USA spacewalkers fix ageing ISS robotic arm

EDT aboard the International Space Station to begin a spacewalk planned to last about 6.5 hours", NASA announced . Expedition 53 astronauts Mark Vande Hei and Joe Acaba will also "stand" on Canadarm2 durin...More..

by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Google goes Goldilocks with Home Mini and Home Max speakers

Well, now instead of having to strain your attractive operatic voice to cajole them into moving faster, you Google can help instead. The Google Home Max is a performance speaker featuring dual 4.5-inch ...More..

NH native who wrote biography of Tom Petty remembers the superstar
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

NH native who wrote biography of Tom Petty remembers the superstar

Forgive me if this seems like an impossibly tall order. "These three guys came over and said, 'Do you mind if we sit here?' I looked down at their luggage and it said 'Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers '". "He m...More..

Samsung HMD Odyssey Mixed Reality Headset Launched for $499
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Samsung HMD Odyssey Mixed Reality Headset Launched for $499

Halo: Recruit was announced as a launch title for the Windows Mixed Reality platform today, set to be launched via the Windows Store for free. october 17 will see the launch of the Windows 10 Fall Cre...More..

Microsoft Reportedly In Talks To Extend PUBG Exclusivity Deal
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Microsoft Reportedly In Talks To Extend PUBG Exclusivity Deal

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has become this year's surprise hit of the game industry, selling 13 million copies and shattering records for personal-computer game sales. Not only has the appearance of adverti...More..

LIGO team behind gravitational-wave discovery awarded Nobel Prize
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

LIGO team behind gravitational-wave discovery awarded Nobel Prize

But in the mid-1970s, Weiss had already analyzed possible sources of background noise that would disturb measurements. More on that later.... Barish shared the award with Rainer Weiss of the Massachusetts I...More..

3 share Nobel physics prize
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

3 share Nobel physics prize

More on that later.... Before this Tuesday, Kip S Thorne, the 77-year-old American theoretical physicist whose work on gravitational waves , won him the top prize with two others, was known across the world ...More..

Facebook Messenger Lite For Android Now Available In The US And More
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Facebook Messenger Lite For Android Now Available In The US And More

Facebook has finally rolled out Messenger Lite for Android in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada , and Ireland, with the app now available through the Google Play Store . The app has its own p...More..

Facebook Messenger Lite is heading to the US, UK, Canada, and Ireland
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Facebook Messenger Lite is heading to the US, UK, Canada, and Ireland

Last year Facebook forced users to adopt Messenger if they want to send each other direct messages, instead of the main Facebook site or app . Messenger Lite eliminates some of the newer and more proce...More..

Groove Music says goodbye as Microsoft partners with Spotify
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Groove Music says goodbye as Microsoft partners with Spotify

Users of Groove Music Pass can easily move all their selected playlists and collections directly into Spotify from this week as Microsoft is partnering with Spotify . Microsoft and Spotify aren't the ...More..