• SC notice to Google, Twitter and Central Govt on data privacy
SC notice to Google, Twitter and Central Govt on data privacy

The bench said the affidavit should also specify the data they were collecting from users and whether they were sharing it with third parties , The Times of India reported. The court is hearing of a plea by petitioners Karmanya Singh Sareen and Shreya Sethi who have challenged the Delhi High Court's September 23, 2016 order allowing WhatsApp t...

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  • Twitter brings its Night Mode feature to desktop
Twitter brings its Night Mode feature to desktop

You might not see it now, but it will eventually come to you after a while. The feature is already available to Android users, having arrived back in late June. It's not automatic, alas, but the quick toggle (it's in the drop-down settings menu) means you can flick it on the moment the Sun goes down. It is not a rocket science to turn Night Mode ...

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  • Hurricane Irma blacks out Puerto Rico, heads for Hispaniola
Hurricane Irma blacks out Puerto Rico, heads for Hispaniola

Hurricane Irma blacked out much of Puerto Rico as the unsafe Category 5 storm raked the USA territory with heavy wind and rain while staying just out to sea, and it headed early Thursday toward the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

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  • The Cryptids Are Back In Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's New DLC
The Cryptids Are Back In Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's New DLC

The update drops September 13 for PlayStation 4 , with other platforms to follow. Though Call of Duty: WW2 may be less than two months away, Infinity Ward continues to support Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare . Carnage: Is a post-apocalyptic race track along the California coast. Many long-time Call of Duty fans will recognize Heartland ...

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  • Here's your chance to buy a gold iPhone 8, at 50% deposit
Here's your chance to buy a gold iPhone 8, at 50% deposit

Apple will officially launch its new iPhone on 12 September at an event in its Cupertino, California, headquarters. And since both boxes reveal that the name of the premium iPhone model is the iPhone 8, we are back at square one with six days to go until Apple removes the wrapping off this year's Apple iPhone line.

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  • Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster revealed
Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster revealed

Other Ad Personam features on the launch vehicle include a high gloss carbon fiber windscreen frame and door mirrors, carbon front and rear bumpers and carbon air intakes. With the wing in optimum position the roadster achieves over 50% overall efficiency at high downforce and in low drag more than 400%. Its 6.5-litre V12 engine outputs the same ...

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  • Destiny 2 Guide: How To Unlock Sparrow Vehicle
Destiny 2 Guide: How To Unlock Sparrow Vehicle

From what we've played and discovered so far, there are just two ways to unlock Sparrows. In general, the response has been positive, with early reviews claiming that Destiny 2 fixes numerous problems that players had with the first game.

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  • Analysts optimistic about Apple's next iPhone as big unveil draws closer
Analysts optimistic about Apple's next iPhone as big unveil draws closer

According to the securities firm, OLED does not do well when trying to read a fingerprint scanned through this type of screen. Additionally, Apple's pressure sensitive 3D Touch technology may be why the company abandoned Touch ID on the OLED iPhone .

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  • Mazda CX-9: No Icing On This Cake
Mazda CX-9: No Icing On This Cake

In response to aggressive new players in the market, for example the Nissan Qashqai (also available at under $20,000), the 2018 CX-3 now offers as a standard feature Mazda's Smart City Brake Support system, which helps avoid collisions by automatically applying the brakes in emergency situations when traveling under 30 km/h.

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  • Caught on Camera: Man goes on rampage at 7-Eleven store
Caught on Camera: Man goes on rampage at 7-Eleven store

California law prohibits alcohol sales between 2 and 6am. It took a rather large man to step in and usher him outside of the store for the man to finally leave (notice he wanted no parts of fighting that man). Police say the man walked back to the front of the store and demanded that the clerks sell him beer, but when they say they couldn't, h...

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  • Apple's new iPhone rumored to cost a huge $1200
Apple's new iPhone rumored to cost a huge $1200

The arguments we've heard for a $1,200 phone are, "to manage supply constraints" and 'because the phone costs more.' Both are inconsistent with how Apple thinks about pricing. Berenberg analysts are also upbeat about the iPhone release, reiterating an "outperform" rating and US$175 price target and saying that it continues to believe Apple off...

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  • People aren't that excited for iPhone 8, Piper Jaffray says
People aren't that excited for iPhone 8, Piper Jaffray says

Here's what we know so far about what these new phones might be called. In other verbatim, the Cupertino takes the unveiling on a new line of iPhones in the the last month of the third quarter of the year and the release date falls sometime in the later half.

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  • Microsoft Confirms Xbox One Will Get Keyboard and Mouse Support
Microsoft Confirms Xbox One Will Get Keyboard and Mouse Support

Mike Ybarra, Xbox Platform CVP, opened up about their plans for mouse and keyboard compatibility for the Xbox during a panel at PAX recently. "If you have a competitive game, people probably are going to want the choice to say, I'll play with other keyboard and mouse people, I'll play with only controller people, or you know what, I'll play with ...

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  • Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone 8 Expectations Are Too High
Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone 8 Expectations Are Too High

Many analysts observe that consumers may not be willing to spend that much amount on a phone whose features aren't exactly exclusive. Rumors about the new iPhone include everything from the removal of the Home button to a completely bezel-less display.

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  • The Essential Phone is all about openness, except for the hardware
The Essential Phone is all about openness, except for the hardware

And given the phone's design - it was one of the first phones on the market with a screen that covers almost its entire front side - one couldn't expect wonders on the repairability front. "If you need to replace this high-wear component, you're in for an (expensive) microsoldering job or a (very expensive) full-motherboard replacement", iFixit w...

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  • Hearthstone is nerfing Druid … and some of its oldest powerhouse cards
Hearthstone is nerfing Druid … and some of its oldest powerhouse cards

Additionally, the card has been used as a silencing card without a clearly identifiable weakness. We've listed them below. Now costs 6 mana. The card, which allows druids to summon a one attack, five health minion with taunt for each minion in the opponent's field, is getting a mana cost raise from five to six.

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  • Huawei Beats Apple in Global Smartphone Sales, Now #2
Huawei Beats Apple in Global Smartphone Sales, Now #2

It seems unlikely that Apple's losing streak will continue, however, as Huawei's lead is slim and comes during the traditional summer lull in Apple's sales as customers await the launch of the newest iPhone , which is slated for September 12.

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  • Facebook inflating ad reach figures
Facebook inflating ad reach figures

Facebook also said it could reach 60 million people between 25-34 in the United States, but census data shows there were 45 million people in that bracket in 2016. Facebook no doubt knows this, which is why it launched a blog past year, Metrics FYI, to be more upfront about any errors or bugs it finds in its advertising system.

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  • Logitech MX ERGO Advanced Wireless Trackball
Logitech MX ERGO Advanced Wireless Trackball

Anatoliy Polyanker, global portfolio and brand director at Logitech, commented on the launch by saying, "We are so excited by this new trackball". And a magnetic base allows the MX Ergo to tilt from a level position to a 20-degree angle with an incredibly satisfying clunk that, if nothing else, is remarkably cathartic to fidget with.

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  • Destiny 2 Now Available Worldwide, Bungie Offers Launch Message
Destiny 2 Now Available Worldwide, Bungie Offers Launch Message

The AI wasn't up to par. If I had to list 10 things these would be them. You can already find plenty of people streaming the game on Twitch, if you want to play the game vicariously, but there likely won't be any reviews from mainstream media until early next week.

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