Hi-Tech

French Policeman Traded Himself For A Hostage, Dies Of His Injuries

Flags at all gendarmeries were ordered to fly at half-staff. And his brother, Cedric Beltrame , told RTL radio on Saturday that he "gave his life for strange...


Lawmakers Ask Zuckerberg To Testify About Data Scandal

Or politicians may do it instead. After the recent revelation that political analysis firm Cambridge Analytica improperly accessed the data of 50 million F...


Facebook scooped up Android call and text metadata (with consent)

In a statement , a Facebook spokesperson explained why contacts are uploaded: "The most important part of apps and services that help you make connections is t...


Facebook apologises for data scandal

Facebook has since restricted how many data types apps can access. "We're now taking steps to ensure this doesn't happen again", Zuckerberg writes, adding that ...


Instagram to bring more new posts to users' feed

The Instagram update would permit the users to display their New Posts first. But it looks like the Facebook-owned social media platform is finally listen...


Kapil Sharma's shoot with Baaghi 2 actors rescheduled

The Sony Entertainment Television show will hit the airwaves on March 25. While, some blamed Kapil Sharma's mood swings for it other reports suggested that ...


Middletown march and rally against gun violence

The street will remain open to normal traffic. Protesters represented every age group, from toddlers on shoulders and in strollers to octogenarians in wheelchai...


Caution creeps into Asian trading ahead of Fed decision

As equities took a beating, the Japanese currency rallied against the dollar, with the yen often sought by investors in times of market turmoil. The sell-off ...


Michigan Basketball wins ugly against Florida, but is headed to Final Four

However, this MI team is unlike any other John Beilein has had. With tenacious defense and just enough made free throws down the stretch, MI hung on and advan...


Boris Johnson, Top UK Diplomat, Likens Russia World Cup to '36 Olympics

The comments came amid an escalating war of words between Russia and Britain over the poisoning of a former Russian double agent on British soil earlier this ...


Music Revenues Rise Double Digits In 2017

The total music revenues for the year were $8.7 billion which was in large part thanks to the music streaming industry which made roughly two-thirds of the prof...


BSP alliance a complete failure: BJP's Maurya on RS poll result

The UP Deputy CM claimed that the SP president had termed Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar as "land mafia" when he was the Chief Minister and had changed name of thecollege...


United Kingdom data watchdog raids Cambridge Analytica office in London

Elizabeth Denham, head of the ICO, sought the warrant after a whistleblower said Cambridge Analytica had gathered private information of 50 million Facebook u...


Mozilla pulls Facebook advertising after Cambridge Analytica scandal

Cambridge Analytica claims they have already deleted the data and has agreed to a forensic audit by a firm we hired to confirm this. The auditors didn't have...


Fortnite is beating PUBG at the money game, but losing in downloads

PUBG would likely have been a hit even without the benefits of its enormous Chinese popularity, but those players have cementend the game's success to the poin...


2 terrorists killed in an encounter in J&K's Anantnag

A police spokesman said the identity of both the militant was being ascertained. "Security personnel from the Rashtriya Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force a...


This Siri bug reveals your hidden messages when your iPhone is l

This option can be done by heading to the Settings app, then tapping on the Siri & Search menu. As of iOS 11 , you can set message notifications to be ...


Samsung Galaxy S9+ review: More of the same, yet better overall

We encourage any customer with questions to contact us directly at 1-800-SAMSUNG. With a phone that's better at creating content than ever before and a populati...


New iOS 11 bug steals users of their privacy

Some iPhone users have had quite a shock lately, as a bug has been causing the device's voice assistant, Siri , to read out hidden lock screen notifications ...


WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton says it's time to delete Facebook

This isn't just important for select people in select countries. Last month, he invested $50 million into " Signal ", an independent alternative to hugely-pop...


Sea of Thieves Strikes Gold with Launch Numbers

Rare is working on a new patch for " Sea of Thieves ". Rare's swashbuckling adventure Sea of Thieves has finally hit the shores of PC and Xbox One allowing ...


OnePlus 6 specs sheet leak reveals 6.28-inch display, Snapdragon 845 SoC

The smartphone is expected to feature a 6.2-inch display , with the aspect ratio of 18:9 or 19:9 depends on the notch. OnePlus 6 will be running on Android...


Nissan promises 8 new EVs and 1m yearly sales by 2022

Its luxury Infiniti brand would begin carrying new electric models from 2021, it added. "Our product and technology strategy is dedicated to positioning Ni...


BlackBerry To Provide Software For Jaguar Land Rover Cars

The deal will see BlackBerry license its security technology, Certicom, and QNX operating systems, which deal with embedded systems including entertainment an...


Samsung Exynos 9610 launch brings high-end premium features to affordable devices

Photography and slow-motion video capture will be the largest noticeable changes. The face detection feature enables the camera to recognize faces that are eith...


Apple to fix bug that allows Siri to read hidden notifications

Mac Magazine uncovered the unfortunate oversight, and 9to5Mac also reported on it. Although iMessage and SMS notifications were kept private from being rea...


GDC 2018: ARK: Survival Evolved Coming to Nintendo Switch

Created alongside Abstraction Games , ARK: Survival Evolved is scheduled to launch this Fall 2018 to both digital and retail. The video footage below shows...


CD Projekt Red has no online elements now planned for Cyberpunk 2077

This isn't the first time this game has made an appearance in official documents, as in a 2015 financials report , the game was listed alongside Cyberpunk 207...


Easter egg hunt for the deaf and blind

Saturday, March 24 . The bonnet contest begins at 12:15 p.m. with children having four categories to win - Best Auburn Hills Spirit, Most Creative, Prettiest,...


Taco Bell is rolling out Dorito-esque tortilla chips in grocery stores

Tortilla chips are a staple of nearly every Americanized Mexican meal. "This launch of our first line of sauce-packet-inspired chips gives our fans a new wa...