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Disney taps AR content for 'Star Wars Force Friday' toy rollout

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The augmented reality experience is being timed to coincide with Force Friday II, the global event taking place September 1-3, which will roll out new toys and merchandise in advance of Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi . All you need to do is find the Find the Force logo in the store and scan it. Unlock digital rewards as you collect more data chips! From September 1-3, the app can be used for a "pop-up AR treasure hunt", according to Disney . Read More »

Uber Losses Narrow, Revenue Climbs Despite String of Controversies

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The shrinking losses reflect Uber's efforts to rein in massive spending on subsidies for both drivers and customers even as it battles rivals in tough markets like South Asia. Those numbers include trips in Russian Federation, where Uber last month merged its operations with local rival Yandex. Uber Technologies Inc. was able to keep its core business running steady despite being surrounded by a series of scandals, as the ride-hailing company reported strong financial results and smaller ... Read More »

Srijan scam: Congress seeks HC-monitored probe, Bihar CM's resignation

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Lalu Yadav also rejected BJP's appeal to postpone the rally in view of the grim flood situation in Bihar . At the time of announcing the "BJP Bhagao Rally" (oust BJP rally) at the Gandhi Maidan here, Prasad had boasted of bringing Mayawati and Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav together on one platform, which would mean the "end of the match for the BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls". Read More »

Season Pass For Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Revealed

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This autumn, pass owners will get new solo challenges and additional co-op maps. There's no United Kingdom pricing available just yet, but an announcement can't be too far behind because the first piece of DLC will be available at launch - next week on August 29 for Nintendo Switch - and is exclusive to pass owners. Read More »

Windows Insiders get new emojis for Windows phone on the Slow Ring

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This is the second Windows 10 Fall Creators Update build for mobile to include actual - albeit superficial - changes to the mobile OS. During the "free upgrade" period of Microsoft's Windows 10 rollout and subsequent updates, the company was heavily criticised for downloading large amounts of data to users' machines without permission, or even an acknowledgement that the upgrade was wanted. Read More »

Apple's 2017 iPhones said to receive big storage upgrades

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The Weibo post originated from a user by the name of GeekBar . Rumor has it that Apple has been working on not one, not two but three different iPhone models. Samsung's new Galaxy Note 8 offers 256GB microSD expansion, something which Apple has never offered with the iPhone 8 . According to reports, the device will come with a wireless charging pad that will be sold separately when the iPhone 8 is launched, supposedly , along with the "S" versions of the iPhone 7 and ... Read More »

The most anticipated phone of the year is here - Note8

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The battery might be an issue for some, considering what happened past year. The phone comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB, 128GB, or 256GB of internal storage , expandable with a microSD card. The discount will be available through Samsung's website as soon as pre-orders for the Galaxy Note 8 start on Thursday, August 24. All the three devices feature Super AMOLED panel which is the best display panel ever seen on any smartphone. Read More »

500+ Google Play Apps Hit by Ad-Related Malware

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If an app with Igexin is installed on a phone, the SDK can download malicious plug-ins capable of adding spyware that will steal call history information, Global Positioning System locations, nearby Wi-Fi networks and lists of installed apps. Read More »

James Gunn Says Kraglin Still Isn't An Official Member Of The Guardians

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Could this be the end of the soft-hits of the '70s and '80s that we have come to know and love? "One of the things that I'm doing with creating Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Part of what's made the Guardians of the Galaxy movies so great has been the impeccable casting of Star-Lord and friends. Director James Gunn has revealed that he approached Bowie about a small appearance in the film after a suggestion from Marvel. Read More »

Call of Duty: WWII Private Beta Code Giveaway

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And don't forget that Private Beta begins for those who have pre-ordered Call of Duty: WW2 on the Playstation 4 on the 25th August. The all-new Call of Duty delivers gritty realism, authenticity and cinematic intensity on an epic scale. Read More »

Rocket League: Switch Exclusive Mario, Luigi Cars Revealed

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The game arrives on Nintendo Switch this holiday season . A new trailer has been released to accompany the announcement showing the Battle-Cars in action; watch it below... In any case, these cars will also have special rocket boosts. Samus' Gunship resembles the eponymous character; the version we see here sports an orange design and green windows modeled after Samus' visor. Read More »

Plains All American Pipeline, LP (PAA) Lowered to "Strong Sell" at BidaskClub

The NASDAQ listed company saw a recent bid of $38.53 and 270921 shares have traded hands in the session. About 511,802 shares traded. Colony NorthStar Inc (NYSE:NSAM) has 0.00% since August 22, 2016 and is. 25,000 were accumulated by Clarkston Cap Partners Limited Liability Com. Rmb Cap Mngmt Ltd Liability Com holds 0.06% or 10,489 shares in its portfolio. Read More »

It's official! Android 8.0 is called Oreo

New emojis include a wizard, a dinosaur, a fairy, and an exploding head for when you hear how long your Oreo update is delayed for. Our new dessert is the Android Oreo . After several years, Google has finally revamped the build number format in the recently released non-preview version of Android 8.0 aka " Android Oreo ". Read More »

Sony faces lawsuit for exploiting global water resistance ratings

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A total of 24 Sony Xperia devices are included in the case that is now ruled against Sony by a federal court in NY. The deadline for the submission of documents is January 30, 2018. They're asking for a 12-month warranty extension or a reimbursement equal to 50% of the device's price. But as per the plaintiffs, Sony completely misrepresented their products' capabilities as well as wrongfully advertised the product. Read More »

Google launches Chrome Enterprise to manage your Chromebook fleet

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Less than a week before its annual VMWorld event in Las Vegas, VMware announced the release of its Workspace ONE , a unified endpoint management solution specifically designed for Google's Chrome devices. "So if you're an EMM provider in those markets, you need to offer Chrome if you want to truly be a unified endpoint management platform", Gold said. Read More »

Tesla Model X Beats Lamborghini in Drag Race to Set New Record

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The all electric SUV has impressed everyone with the phenomenal win that was captured on video. Watch the race above and tell us what you think. Interestingly, the Model X achieved that with a 78% state-of-charge. Drag Times brought both their Tesla Model X P100D and Tesla Model S P100D on the track for this race against the Lamborghini Aventador. Using Ludicrous Mode, the Tesla is able to launch to 60 miles per hour in just 3.1 seconds, allowing it to jump ahead of the Lambo ... Read More »

OMEN X Laptop is HP's first overclockable portable gaming rig

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But in this case, HP says its Omen X is more than up to the task. Unfortunately, you won't be able to replace the GPU so easily. With heat less of a burden, HP has loaded the Omen X laptop with overclockable components. And for those you can't slot in, you can plug in via two Thunderbolt 3 ports, once USB 3.0 (Type A) port, HDMI 2.0a with HDR, or MiniDisplay Port. If you feel the need to upgrade RAM, the SSDs or make your own risky adjustments, you can unscrew a single panel with a Philips ... Read More »

"Sye Raa" First Look doesn't reveal Chiru Face?

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Story is based on freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimhareddy and the title was most talked about in the recent past. Chiranjeevi staged a comeback to Tollywood with Khaidi No. The film was launched earlier this month and the filmmakers have plans to release it worldwide in summer 2018. Top cinematographer Ravivarman, Art Director Rajeevan and Dialogues writers Paruchuri brothers are in the lead team. Read More »

New app freezes your kid's phone until they reply to your texts

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Basically, the app locks the phone by taking over the screen and sounding an alarm. ReplyASAP will put a message over whatever the other phone is doing, as well as make a noise until the user interacts with it. But you may not have to deal with that problem any longer, thanks to a new smartphone app. Some of these programs require you to "jailbreak" your phone, which can void any warranties or insurance you may have. Read More »

Scientists Simulate Neptune's Mythical Diamond Rain

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Currently, tiny artificial diamonds used in electronics and surgical tools are created by blasting. They shocked them along to create extreme sound waves and recreate the high pressure of the two icy giants. "We then do simple X-ray diffraction (that's the method how almost every crystal structure is identified) and we got a surprisingly clear diamond signal". Read More »

New maps and characters are coming to Splatoon 2 and ARMS

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Free updates are on the way for both games, expanding on the undeniably slim amount of content each launched with. And that's not all, either, with the new Lost Outpost stage to be added to the popular co-operative Salmon Run mode from tomorrow, Wednesday 23rd August. Read More »