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by | October 18, 2017 | 00:25

Every network-capable device has a hard-coded, unique "media access control" or MAC address, and most Wi-Fi routers have a feature that lets you only allow access to your network for specified MAC addresses. Now since the vulnerability is so widespread, tech giants will have to speed up the patch process and issue updates to their users as soon as possible.

by | October 14, 2017 | 00:23

The Oculus Go will be priced at US$199 and is due to go on sale early next year, allowing users to watch movies or concerts, play games, or hang out with your friends in VR. To achieve that goal, Zuckerberg has to figure a way for people to be able to move while using the premium, standalone VR device. It makes more sense for Oculus to draw from the Rift, HTC Vive , and PlayStation VR ecosystems, where motion tracking and hand controls are already standard.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:07

Meanwhile, Congress has started multiple investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election, with lawmakers on both sides saying Russia meant to sow discord in the U.S., spread propaganda and sway the election to elect Donald Trump.

by | October 06, 2017 | 00:13

The Assistant was first exclusive to Pixel devices but it, later on, was made available for other Android Nougat devices as well. What are the ramifications of a Google Play Store that is not working? But before we could explore the latest update, Google has released another update, and this time there has been a significant jump in the build number.

by | October 05, 2017 | 00:15

Moritz will serve as producer on the project. Visually, the plan is to blend live-action and CG elements, which we can only assume means that Sonic will be a digital character in the real world. That's right Paramount Pictures has nabbed the movie rights to the much-loved SEGA video game franchise. Here is hoping November's Sonic Forces is just as good.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:17

In 2015, the figure was 102 while in 2016, the number of terrorists killed were 144. "This killing is very significant". He also carries a reward of Rs 10, 00,000 on his head. Najar, according to police sources, is believed to have executed Abdul Majid Dar, ex-chief commander of HM after the later entered into peace talks with the govt of India.

by | September 21, 2017 | 00:12

The company is investigating the issue and will likely come out with a fix in a future software update . With a cellular or Wi-Fi connection, it can make/take calls, activate Siri, send texts and connect to the internet without pairing with an iPhone, as previous variants were required to.

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:36

In the information portal, the giant has wrote, "Send money home to your family, split a dinner bill with friends, or pay the neighbourhood chaiwala". Long rumored to be developing a custom mobile payment solution for the unique demands of the Indian market, which is largely made up of cheap Android phones without NFC (precluding the use of Android Pay and other like services), Tez uses the UPI standard that has already been adopted by over 50 banks throughout the country.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:14

A Core i7/16GB RAM configuration will set you back the rough equivalent of $1,075 (6999 yuan), but it's probably wise not to expect USA availability anytime soon. The best part is Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro laptop houses with the latest 8th Generation Core i7 processor. The set of connectors of Mi Pro Notebook includes two USB Type-C and USB 3.0, one HDMI, a slot for three types of SD memory cards and a 3.5 mm audio Jack.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:29

With the iPhone 7 out last year, the company's previous naming pattern dictates this year's would be the 7S. Ever since the iPhone 5 that launched five years ago in September 2012, Apple charged at least $649 for a new entry level memory iPhone .

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:31

Following on from Fallout 4, many have been wondering what Bethesda Game Studios' next project will be. He called "kind of different, but still the kind of game people would associate with us". GAME of Thrones fans could soon be playing a video game based on the wildly popular series. Aside from excellent mods for the likes of Crusader Kings 2 , a lot of them have been disappointing.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:34

Fitbit is already known for its fitness trackers and smart scales, but the company is adding a new product to its lineup: Fitbit Flyer , a $130 pair of sweatproof headphones created to complement the Ionic . Tying together the entire experience together is Fitbit OS, the company's new smartwatch operating system, which the company says will launch with all smartwatch products it ships in the future.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:28

The court also found Lee guilty of hiding assets overseas, embezzlement and perjury. Lee has been accused of offering bribes of 38 million United States dollars for various departments after the death of his father. The decision will test whether Samsung can succeed without the crown prince of the Lee family at the helm. Lee Kun-hee, the current chairman of Samsung Electronics , slipped into a coma three years ago.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:23

In conclusion, for Sarahah users concerned with privacy is that they do not need to download the service app but can use the features like sending messages, register and receiving messages on Sarahah , via a website. Apparently, the app is uploading users' phone numbers and email addresses in the address book to the company's servers, which was spotted by Zachary Julian, a senior security analyst at Bishop Fox when he installed the app on his Android smartphone, a Galaxy S5 running ...

by | August 24, 2017 | 01:41

SpaceX designed the spacesuit to look sleek and stylish while retaining its essential functions, something Musk said was "incredibly hard". "Easy to do either separately", Musk said on Instagram . We already established that the space suit is fully functional, but we would definitely love to see a full-body reveal at some point. It is created to protect their wearer in case the capsule depressurizes during travel, not for spacewalks.

by | August 24, 2017 | 01:39

We spoke to Xbox's Alan Greenberg at Gamescom , where we were able to talk about the nature of their partnership with PUBG developers Bluehole. Currently, the game is in Early Access, but it enjoys unprecedented success. The game - which is now in early access on PC - was revealed as a "console launch exclusive" for the Xbox One back at E3. The height of the buildings alone can create a lot of opportunities for players trying to lie low as they wait to see where the circle goes next, and ...

by | August 24, 2017 | 01:39

Today one of those possibilities has become a reality with Psyonix announcing that Rocket League will have special Mario and Luigi cars, along with Samus' ship from Metroid exclusively available on Nintendo Switch. Finally, Samus' Gunship will get a Wave Beam rocket boost. Two of the cars are Mario and Luigi themed, and aptly named the Mario NSR and the Luigi NSR.

by | August 24, 2017 | 01:41

It is important that you keep in mind that it is only the preload. Here's an overview of what you should expect in the Private Call of Duty: WWII Multiplayer Beta. The announcement also revealed what maps , modes , divisions and progression systems will be in place when the Beta does become available. What excites you most about the shooter of Activision? Headquarters , while confusingly also a game mode within the Call of Duty franchise, is actually a social space where ...

by | August 23, 2017 | 00:32

You're also free to choose from a variety of frames to fill in the surrounding areas of the screen. It's also worth noting that the United Kingdom version does come with a USB power cable, but the AC adapter for the USB cable is not included and has to be purchased separately .

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:11

New skins for Sombra , Junkrat, Mercy, McCree and Soldier 76 are shown above. Overwatch fans have unearthed fresh secrets linked with the new Summer Games 2017 skins. The previous skin teasers from game director Jeff Kaplan were all confirmed with the exception of Reaper, whom Kaplan didn't mention in the past video.

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:06

The Nasdaq Composite was up 13.91 points, or 0.22 percent, at 6,397.68. Avis Budget Group fell 5.84% as the auto rental company's second-quarter profit missed expectations and the company cut its full-year profit view. Shanghai stocks were little changed despite the disappointing Chinese trade data. In Europe, London's commodities-heavy FTSE 100 index of major blue-chip firms stocks ended the day with a 0.1 percent gain.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:16

It also needs a single 8-pin PCIe power connector with a typical board power of 150W, at least according to pictures and information provided by Smallformfactor.net site , which had a chance to snap a few pictures. That may not be the silky-smooth 60fps you'd like, but remember that it's only the lowest framerate you'll see, and notably, it's higher than the 45fps Nvidia's GTX 1080 is capable of on the same screen and selection of games.

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:32

It will take a few months before we have a good assortment of games that support the Nintendo Switch Online app, but most people do not have an issue with that. The app shall then serve as the hub for interactive capabilities such as voice chat . Users will need a Switch console, a Nintendo account and the supported games to make use of the app, which is free for now but will become part of a paid subscription service at some point next year.

by | July 17, 2017 | 17:46

After studying the Toy Story timeline, developers made a decision to place this Kingdom Hearts III adventure after the events of Toy Story 2. Kingdom Hearts 2 launched in 2005. "I feel like I've packed in much more fun than I had in my previous Kingdom Hearts titles", Nomura said . Though, if you find it doubtful, remember that this entry in the Kingdom Hearts series is built on Unreal Engine 4 , which happens to be compatible with the Nintendo Switch .

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:18

The White House fleshed out its anti-CBO case in a video that contains some very basic errors. Under the president's blueprint, annual deficits would range between 2.6% and 3.3% of GDP, down from 3.6% this year, the CBO projects. The White House projected its budget would lead to 3% annualized economic growth, as many economists noted at the time using some funky math to get there.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:20

But for those who want an upgrade to play Destiny 2, PlayStation has good news. Sony has announced an exciting new PlayStation Pro 4 bundle with the upcoming Destiny 2 . The hardware is the standard 1TB Pro model that comes with a matching white controller. Are you excited for Destiny 2? It's available for pre-order today.

by | July 08, 2017 | 00:14

The company said the Nintendo Switch Online app would be available both for iOS and Android. We assume it's supposed to help Nintendo preserve its family-friendly image by making sure children aren't exposed to the horrors of competitive online games, but not having this functionality on-console might be more trouble than it's worth.

by | July 04, 2017 | 00:11

If you your memory serves you well, WhatsApp introduced a nifty feature to the platform in 2016. Last year, WhatsApp introduced new strong, italic and strikethrough textual styles alongside fixedsys monospace text style too. You can find an emoji by searching for a character or word as shown in the image above. Given the ease of finding the ideal emojis to use in a conversation, you'll probably find yourself using new emojis rather than sticking to the usual that are easy to find.

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:15

Local authorities are investigating the incident. With the blaze slackening near Brian Head, though, managers say about 750 residents will be allowed back to their homes on Friday. Elsewhere across the western USA, a fire in the foothills north of Los Angeles was burned right up to homes before the blaze was beaten back. "It's scary because we're coming up on the four-year anniversary of the Yarnell Hill fire - there's still a lot of fresh memories", said Arizona state Sen.

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:17

While the NES Classic didn't experience any sales struggles due to the controller cord length, it was still an area many gamers were unhappy with. The SNES classic is designed with the original look and feel of the SNES in mind, just on a slightly smaller scale.