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HQ Trivia coming to Android Jan. 1


Our goal is to make it available to ALL by January 1 . That's more trivia players than there are people living in Seattle, Washington - and all for an app that's less than four months old. HQ Trivia came onto the scene in late August and quickly stole the attention of iPhone users around the country with its energetic and entertaining trivia games, broadcast live twice a day. Read More »

Nintendo Delaying 64-Gigabyte Game Cards For Switch Until 2019


For example, games like Doom require substantial download even if you buy a physical copy of the game and the entire game won't fit on a single cartridge. According to the WSJ , the delay has disappointed the US-based game publishers. Right now, Switch games are limited to using 32GB cartridges. The next generation of Switch games are going to be larger, not smaller, so one of three things could happen. Read More »

Component leak confirms an important Samsung Galaxy S9 feature


According to this leak, the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus smartphones will continue to have a 3.5mm headphone port integrated. The listing also confirms that the smartphone has a model number of SM-J250F. As we mentioned, Ghostek has a case for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9. Images of the Galaxy S9 protective casing from mobile phone case maker Olixar showed there is some notable space at the back of the phone, enough to fit in dual vertical cameras plus a fingerprint scanner below, CNet ... Read More » (NASDAQ:AMZN) Earns Outperform Rating from Cowen

Secor Capital Advisors Lp who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $566.53B market cap company. The stock increased 0.66% or $7.655 during the last trading session, reaching $1176.015. Goelzer Investment Management Inc. now owns 397 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $384,000 after acquiring an additional 130 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

NES Golf 'tribute' removed from Nintendo Switch firmware


Nope, these days, your console of choice pretty much demands a constant internet connection, the latest system updates to be downloaded, and with more and more people buying digital downloads of games instead of purchasing the physical disc copies, that is even more need to have access to the online store. Read More »

Apple faces lawsuits over its intentional slowing of older iPhones


Apple said lithium-ion batteries become unable to meet its handsets' peak power demands over time, raising the risk of unexpected shutdowns during periods of high demand on the processor. The big argument many are making is that Apple should have been transparent about this feature. In a blog post, he wrote : "This fix will also cause users to think, "my phone is slow so I should replace it" not, "my phone is slow so I should replace its battery". Read More »

Jaish-e-Mohammed Terrorist killed by security forces in J&K's Pulwama


IGP Khan further said that the operation that began on Monday had been concluded. The forces say, Noor Trali, was the Divisional commander of JeM outfit in South Kashmir. He was credited with reviving the JeM's foothold in the Valley and was reportedly behind several militant attacks, including October's attack on the BSF camp outside the Srinagar airport. Read More »

No WhatsApp on These Smartphones After December 31


WhatsApp will stop working on devices that run Windows Phone 8.0, BlackBerry OS and BlackBerry 10 from December 31 this year. The Facebook owned " WhatsApp " has recently announced this news on its Official blog. In their official statement, the company wrote, "We have made a decision to not support actively for these platforms and some of the existing features may stop abruptly". Read More »

Eastern Bank Increases Stake in Amazon.Com INC

Finally, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC raised its position in shares of by 1.7% during the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued their overweight rating on shares of, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, July 29 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was maintained by Suntrust Robinson with "Neutral" on Wednesday, July 6. Read More »

NORAD helps children keep track of Santa Claus on Christmas eve


Google's Santa Tracker comes in the form of a mobile app where you can track the big guy's movements throughout the night while you're finishing up your own holiday shopping. advertisement printed in a local newspaper. Instead of reaching Santa , the phone rang through to the Crew Commander on duty at the Continental Air Defense Command Operations Center. Read More »

Met office issues warning for Christmas

Moving into Christmas Day, there are warnings of heavy rain and flooding across Ireland . 'Christmas Day will be mild, but heavy rain in northern England and southern Scotland has the chance of snow, with a rain band moving across the rest of the United Kingdom later in the day'. Read More »

Apple admits to slowing down old iPhones


In the past, Apple has routinely said it doesn't purposely slow phones to encourage customers to replace them. And now, suddenly the iPhone was coming a cropper within a year or so if we account last year's iPhone 7 . Apple says it's taking on the issue of older lithium ion batteries that sometimes fail phones. A case that would eventually lead to the phone shutting off without warning. Read More »

Apple Is Purposely Slowing Down Older Phones , Says Geekbench


John Poole, the founder of Primate Labs, said in his analysis of the Geekbench data that "users expect either full performance or reduced performance with a notification that their phone is in low-power mode". Apple explained that it limits how much power an iPhone processor can draw. So to prevent that the company reportedly says it has created software that manages batteries as they age. Read More »

Apple Explains Why Older iPhones Are Slowing Down

But consumers are wrong. Earlier, Apple said it was indeed slowing down some older phones as they age. iPhone users have long speculated that once a new iPhone is released, software updates would slog down older models to push customers to buy new phones. Read More »

Cong 'choreographed' 2G chargesheet,verdict no clean chit:BJP


The alleged scam in 2G was not only a prime reason for decimation of UPA II in 2014 general election but also came handy to the BJP in successive assembly polls as including the Gujarat state elections, which concluded last week. Under whose instructions were these officials operating? Vinod Rai, the then CAG, an IAS officer of impeccable credentials, was appointed by the Congress-led UPA government. Read More »

Gionee launches S10 Lite with 16MP front camera


As stated, the S10 Lite will be up for sale starting December 23 across all the retail stores in the country. David Chang, Global Sales Director, Gionee India commented as follows, "We are a leader of the Selfie revolution and with the S10 Lite , we aim to reinforce our brand proposition of Super Selfie - Super Battery ". Read More »

Amazon Releases Prime Video Android TV App!


Bringing 64-bit support to the OS means that apps will work a lot faster and do stuff a tad quicker than their 32-bit counterparts. In Android Marshmallow and newer, users aren't notified about which permissions are being used by apps in the background. Read More »

Samsung reportedly hits 90% yield with iPhone X displays, Apple quadruples order

And now according to reports, the Korean giant will be shipping around 180 - 200 million OLED panels to Apple next year. Which means Samsung will make nearly $22 billion in revenue for shipping 200 million OLED panels next year. A report about a foldable iPhone , due out in 2020, will reportedly be a partnership between Apple and LG Corp. According to reports, the OLED panel supplied by Samsung to Apple for their iPhone X cost around $110 each. Read More »

Civilization 6 comes to iPad, full game to cost $60


Civilization VI - the latest game in the immensely popular Civilization series and one of our best games of 2016 - is arriving on iPad today. Surprisingly, the will be priced regularly at $59.99 on iPad, but it is now available at a launch discount of $29.99. Read More »

Huawei launched an affordable Honor 9, called the Honor 9 Lite


The Honor 9 Lite comes with a less impressive, Kirin 659 chipset on board. the original Honor 9 sported a powerful Kirin 960 SoC, so there will be a difference in power. When it comes to pricing, the Honor 9 Lite's 3GB RAM and 32GB storage variant will be CNY1,199 which is around $182. The phones come with a 13-megapixel primary and 2-megapixel secondary sensor on both rear and front panels. Read More »

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt is stepping down as Alphabet's executive chairman


He will still remain on the company's board. Schmidt at the time said "I believe Larry is ready" to be CEO, adding, "It's time for him to have a shot at running this". He said he plans to spend more time on science and technology issues and philanthropy. Page became chief executive at Alphabet, a holding company for the tech giant's search products and " other bets " such Waymo self-driving vehicle unit and Google Fiber internet service. Read More »