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Amazon's Alexa learns to suggest skills for your random requests

We've reached out to Amazon to see if they can comment further, and will update this post if we hear back. That turns out to be a misnomer. The announcement...


IPhone X 2018 could be a budget phone with a BIG screen

Images of the three new iPhone models, which were expected to be introduced in September are leaked. Compared to the iPhone X , cut on the iPhone display SE ...


In a Sign of the Times, Facebook Drops 'Trending' Box

By contrast, he said , deciding what news stories should go in "trending" requires broad thinking, quick judgments about context and decisions about whether so...


Google’s Neighbourly looks to get you answers from local community members

It is available in English and eight Indian languages. It is a Question & Answer app through which users can ask and answer questions about places and events ...


Canon has finally stopped selling film cameras

It is the first time since the 1930s that Canon has not sold a film camera. Customers who own the camera can still contact Canon for support and repairs for...


Calif. Senate Clears State Net Neutrality Bill

The California Senate passed the bill by a vote of 23-12, with all 23 aye votes coming from Democrats and all 12 noes coming from Republicans. The Federal ...


Smarter & Faster! Xiaomi Reveals The New Mi 8 Flagship Phone

It is powered by a 64 bit 2.8GHz Octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Processor with 6GB of RAM. We expect the new Redmi Y2 to be Amazon India exclusive al...


BBC announces live Ultra HD, VR trials for World Cup

BBC have not said the exact number of people who will be allowed access to the Ultra HD TV system but have said the stream will be accessible from the BBC iPl...


ARM announces Cortex A76 for 7nm

As CNET reports , Rene Haas , president of Arm's intellectual property group, said these new Arm-designed chips should compete with Intel's high-end Core i7...


Facebook Kills Off Trending Topics Feature

In 2016, I reported for Gizmodo that the company hired a small group of about a dozen young journalists, primarily educated at Ivy League or East Coast univer...


Fortnite for Nintendo Switch Confirmed for E3 2018 Reveal

A recent trademark filing has also led to rumors that Nintendo will announce an N64 Classic mini console. The first of those leaks is an E3 Nintendo games lis...


Here's everything you need to know about the Lego Technic Bugatti Chiron

Developed in partnership with Bugatti , the model is claimed to encapsulate the magic and elegance of the hypercar in Lego Technic form, as well as deliverin...


Facebook to pull plug on 'Trending' topics feature

Hardiman said Facebook is testing the new label with 80 publishers across North America, South America, Europe, India and Australia. " Fake news " wasn't yet ...


U.S. teens are ditching Facebook

Only 51% use Facebook , which is a 20 percentage point drop since 2015, when the US-based Pew Research Center last surveyed teens' social media habits. But Sn...


IOS 12 Might Include Features to Keep You Off Your Phone

As noted in January , the company made a decision to hold back on larger updates to its operating systems this year to focus on bug fixes and performance impro...


Shopping Cart Vehicle (Of Sorts) Finally Added to Fortnite

Via its 4.3 update, Epic Games rolled out shopping carts in-game, allowing player to hop inside and take aim at opponents on the go, but a teammate has to pus...


'Cholent' makes an appearance at Scripps National Spelling Bee

In their county spelling bee, Naysa won, but Thursday, Karthik came out on top - successfully navigating through words like "aver", "paucispiral", "ankyloglossi...


Apple Starts Decorating McEnery Convention Center in San Jose for WWDC 2018

Beyond that, there are murmurings we could see a new iPhone SE and maybe even something iPad or Apple Watch related but if we're honest, we wouldn't want ...


Fallout 76 Apparently Won't Be a Rust Clone, Bethesda Confirms

With this being the case, it seems like a good idea to scour through past titles in the series to see if we can find any clues about what Fallout 76 might hav...


Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey heads to Greece, if we believe this keychain

As with most rumors, this news should be taken with a grain of salt, but it's hard to imagine that this merch could mean anything but another Assassin's Creed ...


Apple will reportedly use OLED displays for all three 2019 iPhones

If there are four, the report notes, then all bets are off. Google Translate provided the below quote, so keep that in mind when reading. This could be ou...


Xiaomi Releases List of Redmi Models Getting MIUI 10 Update

Basically, you're not seeing the actual components under the hood of the Mi 8 Explorer Edition there, with a sticker of sorts or 3D plastic cover applie...


Monster Hunter World Adds Lunastra in 4.0 Update

Following in the footsteps of Deviljho and Kulve Taroth, The Empress of Flame is coming to cut a devastating path of destruction through the Monster Hunter: ...


Star Citizen's $27000 Legatus Pack includes almost every ship

Star Citizen developer Cloud Imperium Games is offering an expensive new add-on pack for the hugely ambitious PC space simulator. According to its website ...


The FBI Wants Americans To Reboot Their Routers Now

The FBI says the initial infection vector for this malware is still unknown. The FBI recently issued a warning to people around the country - reset your I...


Fallout 76 announced by Bethesda, full reveal coming at E3

Fans shouldn't expect a traditional installment in the series, at least according to the sources, though Bethesda hasn't confirmed the rumors. Fallout 76...


Google is said to plan Pixel upgrades, seeking iPhone challenger

Despite featuring the best of the best hardware specifications for Android devices, Google only managed to ship 4 million smartphones in 2017. Similar to ...


Mercer Island mom takes stand against violent video game

This isn't the first time that Berdiyev has faced consequences on the platform, as Valve has removed the creator from Steam when he was previously operating u...


Nokia refreshes its lower-end smartphone lineup for 2018

The company has announced that the Android One smartphones will receive the software updater for two years and security patch for three years. Nokia 2 .1 i...


Xiaomi Mi 8 poster and retail box reveal key specs

If the sources are appropriate the Mi and 3 will be launched after 2 years of the launch of Mi band 2 . According to recent leaks , it seems that the potentia...