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Mahesh Babu's Spyder earns Rs 150 crore even before release

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The film , a Telugu-Tamil bilingual directed by AR Murugadoss of Thuppakki and Kaththi, marks the Tamil debut of the Telugu superstar. If the industry grapevine is anything to go by, the film won't feature the usual smoking and drinking statutory advertisement and instead would feature scenes where Mahesh and SJ Suryah are drinking green tea. Read More »

Category 5 Irma Has Puerto Rico in its Sights

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Residents said over local radio that phone lines went down. Hurricane Irma strengthened into a highly unsafe Category 5 storm on Tuesday as it barreled toward the Caribbean and the southern United States, threatening deadly winds, storm surges and flooding as Texas and Louisiana was still reeling from devastating Hurricane Harvey. Read More »

Instagram could soon allow sharing Stories on Facebook

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Facebook first introduced Instagram Stories in the summer of 2016 as a direct attack on Snapchat's identically-named format, which shows photos and videos shared in chronological order for 24 hours. According to a report on Mashable , the option to share Stories created via Instagram's in-app camera on Facebook is already live for a small group of users. Read More »

The next version of Android will be Android 8.1

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OnePlus is ambitiously gunning for stable builds for the 3, 3T, and 5 by mid-September, with a public beta by the end of September. The report points out that the company is not taking the business of faster updates lightly. There are reportedly issues right now (as you might expect) with the update being distributed to closed beta testers. At the same time, the Android 8.0 Oreo has already been spotted arriving on many other carriers across the globe, for supported Nexus and Pixel ... Read More »

Twitter rolls out Night Mode for its Desktop Web App

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Night mode has been available on both the iOS and Android versions of Twitter. To enable Night Mode on the desktop, click on your profile photo, then select Night Mode , which will appear as the last option, and has a crescent moon icon next to it. Read More »

Man trashes 7-Eleven after clerk refuses to sell beer after 2AM

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California law prohibits alcohol sales between 2 and 6am. The incident occurred at the 7-Eleven located at 1020 S. Bristol St., about 2:36 a.m. August 25. A man went on an angry rampage last month inside a 7-Eleven store in Santa Ana . It's safe to say the man still didn't get his beer. The violent outburst caused approximately $2,000 of damage to the store, police said. Read More »

Honor 6 Play With 3020mAh Battery, 8-Megapixel Camera Launched: Price, Specifications

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A MediaTek SoC (System On Chip) runs this phone and smartphone makers paired it with 3GB or 4GB of RAM. The Honor V9 is set to go on sale starting 12 September while the V6 Play goes on sale starting 7 September. The device has been made available in Black, Gold, Rose Gold, Blue and Red colour variations. The phone also accepts up to 128GB of SD card storage but the SIM slot is hybrid. Read More »

Scientists Just Created a New Type of Chocolate-and It's PINK

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Ruby is the latest variety to join the chocolate flavors we know and love: dark, milk, and white. The company doesn't sell its chocolate directly to consumers. There's no news yet on when the public will be able to get their mitts on Ruby , but you can keep up to date with the latest news here. A spokesperson for the company stated that the ruby beans are not found everywhere. Read More »

Here's Why Insmed Incorporated (INSM) Shares Skyrocket Today

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Td Asset Mgmt owns 245,700 shares. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 89.64% of the company's stock. Driehaus Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Insmed in the 1st quarter worth $192,000. If you are reading this piece of content on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of global copyright and trademark legislation. Read More »

Nissan aims to double sales of self-parking, longer-range Leaf

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The Tesla Model 3 and Chevrolet Bolt offer greater range - 220 and 238 miles from a full charge, respectively - though they are both more expensive than the Leaf, which will start at a base price of $30,875. Nissan has also introduced several new technologies on the second-gen Leaf, including autonomous driving functionality. "The Leaf is not going to challenge Tesla ", Next Green Car's Mr Lilly said. Read More »

Google upgrades street view cameras to spy on people better

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It's been over a decade since Google's Street View cars arrived on our roads, and in that time they have become nearly as famous as the company itself, appearing in TV shows such as The Simpsons (as Oogle Street View Crew). Data such as shop opening hours can be spotted by machine-learning algorithms and included in search results. Google will continue to blur faces and licence plates on Street View images. Read More »

Facebook finds six figures of Russian election-related ad spend

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This broader review uncovered $50,000 spent on ads with political content. Beyond the issue ads, Facebook said it uncovered $50,000 more in overtly political advertising that might have a link to Russian Federation. One question that has emerged is whether there's a connection between the Russian efforts and ads purchased on Facebook. Facebook was widely criticized in the wake of the election for its role in the proliferation of so-called fake news, which many believed help Donald Trump ... Read More »

Huawei Mate 10 renders show the return of the home button

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People may not believe in paying premium for Huawei brand yet, but it's Mate series has been praised for its spectacular performance. Mr Pathak, adds, " Huawei , Oppo, Vivo and Xiaomi have successfully gained access to key supply chain partners , which has allowed them to launch designs with bezel-free , full displays, Augmented Reality, in-house chipsets and advanced camera features, that have kept them toe-to-toe with rivals". Read More »

Destiny 2 Out Today, Watch This Dance-Filled Trailer

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During this same time, Bungie and Activision released multiple trailers (including a recently released epic looking Live Action trailer ), gameplay video, just to make sure that marketing of the game continues side-by-side of the beta testing. Read More »

Destiny 2 PC Beta Impressions

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However, most outlets have published their review-in-progress impressions from a press event that took place several weeks ago, where they got to play 20 hours of Destiny 2 , including the majority of the campaign. Are you just going to sit there and wonder if Xur made it out alive, or are you going to pick up your biggest gun and take the fight back to the Cabal? The gameplay felt both fresh and incredible when I had lost my Light and was fighting off starving dogs and avoiding detection in ... Read More »

Panasonic P9 with 4G VoLTE launched at Rs. 6290

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The company (Panasonic) launched the new P9 handset with sticking a price tag of Rs 6,290 which makes this smartphone a rival for the other phones in this range. The smartphone is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT6737M SoC clocked at 1.1GHz. The onboard storage is limited to 16GB which can be extended further upto a maximum of 32GB via microSD card. Read More »

Apple CEO Tim Cook says he stands by immigrant employees

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During his presidential campaign Mr Trump slammed Daca as an illegal "amnesty". The notion of allowing people brought to the U.S.as children to stay has been proposed in various bills on Capitol Hill for years-and enjoys almost two-thirds support among the public in polls-but it's never been able to garner the 60 votes in the Senate needed to overcome a filibuster. Read More »

Huawei announces Microsoft cloud apps partnership

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Zheng Yelai, president of Huawei Cloud BU and IT product line, admitted Huawei wasn't yet "the best player, but we are the fastest moving player making progress". "We commit to that again, that without the consent of the customer, Huawei Cloud won't monetize their data", he said, adding it was a factor in partners' willingness to collaborate with Huawei. Read More »

Apple Music Festival Has Officially Come To An End

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That is why Apple seems to be moving long festivals to tours and one-off events. Apple have announced they are ending their Apple Music Festival after 10 years. Regional radio stations also gave away free tickets to the festival as well. The first festival was actually held at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London but was then moved to KOKO at Camden Town the following year, according to Apple Insider . Read More »

Irma packing winds of 140 miles per hour; Florida declares state of emergency

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FIRST ALERT UPDATE ON IRMA: According to the latest advisory from the National Hurricane Center , Irma remains a powerful category three system, with maximum sustained winds of 115 miles per hour. A hurricane warning has been issued for Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Martin, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Maarten and St. Read More »

Defensive line will be key to stopping Ohio State's run game

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Dobbins were listed as co-starters at running back. Oklahoma will face Ohio State at 6:30 p.m. CT Saturday when the team travels to Columbus, Ohio. The Sooners spent several extra days of post-fall camp practice scheming for the Buckeyes. For the Ohio State Buckeyes , they are now ranked 2nd in the latest polls. Read More »

Apple iPhone 8 prices leaked: Upcoming handset will burn pockets

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A new report says that the iPhone 8 will have a starting price of $999 with the top-end variant costing $1199. There is also a chance that the display sizes are about S series upgrades, and not iPhone 9, but we can not be sure yet. While an official footage is very unlikely to appear before the September 12 unveiling of the iPhone 8 , a leaked video has just surfaced online, claiming to offer the world the first ever glimpse of a working iPhone 8 . Read More »

Lenovo settles over Superfish adware, will pay $3.5 million

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The software, VisualDiscovery, displayed a one-time pop-up window the first time consumers visited a shopping website. Those popup ads were for similar products from Superfish retail partners. Attorney General George Jepsen and state Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) Commissioner Michelle H. Seagull said Lenovo said the software compromised consumer privacy and failed to make adequate disclosures to consumers that their personal information was being collected and transmitted to a ... Read More »

MINI John Cooper Works GP Concept to debut in Frankfurt

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The Mini JCW GP Concept is noticeably flashy and it doesn't have any qualms showing off. Fifty years ago, Mini captured the Monte Carlo Grand Prix. As the maker points out, the GP Concept "picks up the baton" from the 2012 Mini John Cooper Works GP and the kit rally model it introduced in 2006. Read More »