• EE TV gets voice controls thanks to Amazon's Alexa
EE TV gets voice controls thanks to Amazon's Alexa

The company is now testing two variants, the Echo and Echo Dot, with some of its employees. The Amazon Echo is a voice-controlled Bluetooth speaker that can play "omni-directional" audio. The device has reportedly been under test in India for about a month and will be available for sale in India soon. Currently, in the US the Echo is retail...

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  • 'It's alive!' Well, nearly: Frankenstein monster may be missing dinosaur link
'It's alive!' Well, nearly: Frankenstein monster may be missing dinosaur link

The Chilesaurus lived around 150 million years ago in the Late Jurassic period, and scientists are describing it as a kind of Frankenstein's monster - simply because of how varied its features are. The bird-hipped dinosaurs have several common physical traits: the two most notable of these are an inverted, bird-like hip structure and a beak-like ...

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  • PH economy grows 6.5% in Q2
PH economy grows 6.5% in Q2

Exports of goods continued to expand with 23 percent growth in the second quarter, while the increase in shipments of services decelerated to 9.9 percent from 19.3 percent in the same period past year. Likewise, government final consumption expenditures climbed 7.1 percent but slower than the 13.5 percent in the same period in 2016. Analysts say ...

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  • Google adds Q&A feature to Maps and Search
Google adds Q&A feature to Maps and Search

Following the trends of the popular apps like Facebook Lite and Microsoft introducing resource friendly versions of their apps, Google is also testing the same. With over a billion population, the search engine giant is interested in bringing those people on board and make them use their services, a potentially untapped market.

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  • Telstra dividend cut sends shares tumbling
Telstra dividend cut sends shares tumbling

During the company's Investor Day late previous year, Telstra said it would look at ways to "crystallise value" from recurring nbn receipts for key infrastructure. Telstra said it now has 7.6 million post-paid mobile retail customers, increasing by 169,000 since a year ago but offset by average revenue per user (ARPU) dropping from AU$69.45 to AU$6...

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  • Hyundai reveals radical new hydrogen SUV
Hyundai reveals radical new hydrogen SUV

It is likely to be offered at a competitive price as its auto parts sister company Hyundai Mobis has recently completed the industry's only plant with an integrated system capable of producing all major parts for the fuel cell vehicle. The new SUV is nine percent more efficient and 20 percent more powerful than its predecessor, according to Hyund...

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  • VERIFY: When is it safe to remove your eclipse glasses?
VERIFY: When is it safe to remove your eclipse glasses?

No matter what it means to you, some, like McEntire, see it as an interesting event in time. The sun will create shadows and mini eclipses on the ground and the landscape. The path of 100 percent totality will sweep from OR to SC, where scientists, adventurers and the curious will gather and gaze as day is replaced with a few minutes of eerie darkn...

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  • Looks Like Crackdown 3 Has Been Delayed Until Spring 2018
Looks Like Crackdown 3 Has Been Delayed Until Spring 2018

The Crackdown 3 delay isn't the first time a hotly anticipated game has been delayed, either; Red Dead Redemption 2, the long-awaited sequel to the critically acclaimed open-world Western, was supposed to come out in the fall of this year as well.

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  • Pokémon Go login details lead to mother's arrest on child molestation charges
Pokémon Go login details lead to mother's arrest on child molestation charges

Keri Harwood, of New River in Arizona, allegedly filmed the incidents and sold them to pedophiles over the internet. The details came to light after Harwood allegedly gave her Pokemon Go account information to a friend because she was unable to log in.

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  • NASA Cargo Launches to Space Station Aboard SpaceX Resupply Mission
NASA Cargo Launches to Space Station Aboard SpaceX Resupply Mission

NASA TV will begin live coverage of Dragon's arrival at 5:30 a.m. Two braking maneuvers were also required to slow down the descending rocket, until it finally landed on a concrete target at Landing Zone 1 less than 8 minutes after the launch, about 9 miles (15 kilometers) south of the rocket's departure point in pad 39A .

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  • Facebook boots far-right groups in post-Charlottesville hate speech crackdown
Facebook boots far-right groups in post-Charlottesville hate speech crackdown

He ended his post with a call for more "balance, nuance, and depth in our public discourse" and said although "there may always be some evil in the world" he is hopeful when it comes to bringing people together, saying, "I know we can make progress at that".

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  • Prey Now Has a
Prey Now Has a "Trial Version" On All Platforms

PC players who've yet to get jump into Prey can do so from today, and again, it's not a demo but trial which means all progress will carry over into the full game upon purchase. Talos I has been overrun by an alien force, and you must stop the Typhon threat from destroying humanity. You must survive using the tools found on the station, your wits...

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  • ESPN Adds 'MultiCast' to its Apple TV App
ESPN Adds 'MultiCast' to its Apple TV App

Multiple streams are ideal for live sports. The app also now includes a 10-minute preview feature that gives fans a few minutes of free programing before they are required to log-in with credentials from their cable or satellite provider, Variety reported .

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  • Total War: Warhammer 2 confirms the Skaven as fourth race
Total War: Warhammer 2 confirms the Skaven as fourth race

I haven't played a Total War game since the original Rome , so I'm a bit surprised at how hectic this looks. The Skaven have been revealed as the fourth race in Total War: Warhammer II . The little vermin will be playable alongside the High Elves, Dark Elves and Lizardmen in Total War: WARHAMMER® II , which launches September 28, 2017.

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  • We Happy Few has a release date
We Happy Few has a release date

In bringing on Gearbox Publishing, Compulsion Games noted that they continue "to retain all creative control over We Happy Few as it evolves from a crowdfunding digital success to a worldwide multi-platform retail launch". "Our team was humbled by the initial public reception to We Happy Few , and delighted to have this chance to make it bigger"...

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  • We Happy Few has a release date
We Happy Few has a release date

In bringing on Gearbox Publishing, Compulsion Games noted that they continue "to retain all creative control over We Happy Few as it evolves from a crowdfunding digital success to a worldwide multi-platform retail launch". "Our team was humbled by the initial public reception to We Happy Few , and delighted to have this chance to make it bigger"...

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  • We Happy Few Receives Release Date, Headed To Consoles
We Happy Few Receives Release Date, Headed To Consoles

Compulsion also revealed that they will begin to work on DLC for We Happy Few once development on the main game completes. Compulsion Games has announced that We Happy Few will land on PC, Xbox One and PS4 on 18 April next year. We're longtime fans of Borderlands , and we're excited to be part of a line-up that also includes games like ...

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  • Gothic Horror Black Mirror Announced for Consoles and PC by THQ Nordic
Gothic Horror Black Mirror Announced for Consoles and PC by THQ Nordic

Black Mirror is a point-and-click adventure and will be an official reboot of the fantastic Gothic-horror series that debuted in the early 2000s. Players will take the role of David Gordon, recalled to his ancestral home in the Scottish Highlands, to uncover the mysteries behind his estranged father's sudden death, and the curse that is rumoured t...

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  • New game from THQ Nordic promises Gothic horror vibe
New game from THQ Nordic promises Gothic horror vibe

THQ promises that those who are unfamiliar with the original series can still jump into this game because the company says it is a completely independent story. The first part of the creepy adventure series was released in 2004 as "The Black Mirror ", which produced two more spin-offs, " Black Mirror II " (2009) and " Black Mirror III" ...

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  • The Evil Within 2 New Trailer Showcases Deadly Photographer Stefano
The Evil Within 2 New Trailer Showcases Deadly Photographer Stefano

Tango Gameworks' The Evil Within 2 has received a new trailer and it focuses on a villain whose works have been teased thus far. Stefano was a reasonably straight-ahead guy at one point, but his hold on reality was broken when he was injured during a stint as a war photographer.

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