• Google warns of phishing scam that impersonates Google Docs
Google warns of phishing scam that impersonates Google Docs

Google offers a two-factor authentication set up on Gmail that adds an extra layer of security to the users' accounts. If you receive an email from someone asking you to open a Google Doc - don't open it. Next, you should change your password. This attack is so tricky that it takes advantage of Google's legitimate tool for sharing data wit...

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  • Facebook posts $3 bn profit in Q1
Facebook posts $3 bn profit in Q1

On average, 37 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters estimated earnings of $1.12 per share for the quarter. The company has managed an impressive $8.03 Billion in revenue and has also recorded a 4.3 percent increase in its user numbers, leaving it very close to the awesome, 2 Billion user milestone.

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  • This Video Shows Nintendo Switch VR Is Already Possible
This Video Shows Nintendo Switch VR Is Already Possible

The 3DS saw a 7% increase from the previous year, with Pokemon Go leading a bulk of those sales. Pokémon Sun and Moon sold a whopping 15.44m copies, while Super Mario Maker for 3DS sold 2.34. But what if some of those games that might be better suited to bolster your new platform are being put on your aging "other" platform that, while very succe...

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  • NFL Draft 2017: Worker falls 30 feet while working on stage
NFL Draft 2017: Worker falls 30 feet while working on stage

Looking back at 70-plus years of Niners history, let's compile a seven-round NFL Draft selecting the top 49ers player taken in each round. In summation, the first four spots on the 2017 draft board are now occupied by teams that either don't need a running back at all or don't need a running back with this high of a selection.

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  • 'Facebook killer' Steve Stephens found dead after auto chase
'Facebook killer' Steve Stephens found dead after auto chase

Restaurant owner Thomas DuCharme Jr. tells the Erie Times-News that workers tried to "buy some time for the cops" and told Stephens his order of fries was delayed. She said the chase slowed suddenly from 50 miles per hour to about 20 miles per hour when the road narrowed from four lanes to two. State police Major William Teper Jr.

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  • Vettel revving up with revived Ferrari
Vettel revving up with revived Ferrari

Vettel admitted he was slightly concerned trailing Mercedes by nearly half a second in qualifying Saturday but added that "something deep down told me that we have a good auto and we can do well". "I don't know what happened to them but I was expecting them to be faster in the race", said Vettel. But a slow stop for the Finn forced Hamilton to back...

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  • Raspberry Pi 3 gets Microsoft Cortana with Windows 10 Creators Update
Raspberry Pi 3 gets Microsoft Cortana with Windows 10 Creators Update

Microsoft announced that it was working on this support late a year ago, and showed Windows 10 running natively on a Snapdragon 820 processor. This would mean that there is no support for the mid range processors like 410 and the 430. For example, in 2016, Microsoft started shipping 1607, aka Anniversary Update, on August 2, but waited nine d...

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  • Comcast Can Be A Mobile Threat in the Long Term
Comcast Can Be A Mobile Threat in the Long Term

To cover customers, Comcast plans to partner with Verizon's 4G LTE network along with more than 15 million Xfinity wifi hotspots to provide the coverage. This is the same Comcast , by the way, that constantly ranks among the worst companies in the nation. If a customer moves out of range of a Comcast hotspot, the user's Internet connection w...

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  • Scene from the movie Ghost in the Shell
Scene from the movie Ghost in the Shell

Her birth--with her floating nude figure covered in dripping white liquid-has echoes of the acclaimed 1995 anime version of Ghost in the Shell directed by Mamoru Oshii based on the manga by Masamune Shirow . Her brain was salvaged from her old body and placed into the cyborg body. She suffers a lot of damage, losing a limb in one fight...

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  • Samsung lets you unlock S8 with your face
Samsung lets you unlock S8 with your face

This is not unexpected. All these reports from the United States of America and Canada made Samsung recall all the sold units in the middle of September a year ago, and finally, the sale of the phones was completely stopped. Reports claimed that is would just take 15 seconds to download a two-hour long movie. In addition, the South Korean firm h...

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  • Samsung S8, S8+ with Bixby assistant and DeX launched
Samsung S8, S8+ with Bixby assistant and DeX launched

Preorders start on Thursday, March 30. The device might be priced from $720 (approximately Rs 47,000). The $750/$850 phones provide a near bezel-less curved display , water resistance , wireless charging and a new voice-assistant called Bixby.

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  • Apple banking high on Augmented Reality, might debut in the next iPhone
Apple banking high on Augmented Reality, might debut in the next iPhone

According to a report from Nikkei Asian Review , the curved screen of Apple's upcoming smartphone product will be "gentler" compared to the curved screen of its competitor, the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. In a patent spotted by AppleInsider , the Cupertino-based company is looking into some sort of a facial recognition software that allow...

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  • Meet Bixby, Samsung's Personal Assistant That Doesn't Pretend To Be Alexa
Meet Bixby, Samsung's Personal Assistant That Doesn't Pretend To Be Alexa

According to Samsung , Bixby will be advanced enough to "understand commands with incomplete information", meaning you should be able to use it to open your email with natural language, regardless of what the "official" voice command is.

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  • Snap has already tumbled 11% on day four
Snap has already tumbled 11% on day four

Less than a week after the company celebrated its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange, the stock is down sharply. Snap stock fell more than 10 percent, its second straight day of double-digit declines. At the same time, the company also warned that it might never be profitable. Snap Inc. labels itself a "camera company". Althoug...

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  • Trump Travel Ban 2.0 To Be Announced Monday
Trump Travel Ban 2.0 To Be Announced Monday

The initial January 27 order barred citizens of seven nations from entering the USA regardless of their legal status. "Apart from the removal of Iraq, the new travel ban is essentially the same as the old travel ban, and has the same fundamental flaws - its choice of countries is arbitrary, its effect will be counter-productive, and its real ...

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  • Nintendo Switch Storage Cards Cannot Transfer Between Consoles
Nintendo Switch Storage Cards Cannot Transfer Between Consoles

Hopefully we're not seeing the beginning of another NES Classic situation, but the fact that pre-orders have been hard come by suggests we might. As is common with console launches, prices on eBay have skyrocketed as sellers bid to make an easy profit.

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  • At $17 a share, Snap hopes to raise $3.4 bn in IPO
At $17 a share, Snap hopes to raise $3.4 bn in IPO

When it went public in 2013 its stock soared more than 70% on day one. Snap still has several questions it must tackle as it transitions to a public company. And it looks like Wall Street is going to give the company a pass on all its concerns about user growth and tricky stock structure for now and jump in for the long haul.

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  • Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus running Android 7.0 appear on Geekbench
Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus running Android 7.0 appear on Geekbench

This week, most recent and more complete leaked previews of the Samsung Galaxy S8 have been surfacing on social media and some reports . On the front of the device, right below the display, the home button is nestled along with the capacitive buttons.

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  • The first 11 things you should do with your Nintendo Switch
The first 11 things you should do with your Nintendo Switch

There's a "day one" patch that will theoretically activate those features, but it hasn't been released in advance. According to Amazon quantities of the Nintendo Switch are limited and are likely to sell out fast! So there's nothing new to write about today that I didn't already cover last week.

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  • Samsung announces Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book
Samsung announces Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book

However, the company now offers the tablet without the stylus which will set consumers back by $799 (P40,145). The other downside is that Samsung Flow only works with Galaxy handsets. The Intel Kaby Lake processor is present with core M3. The Galaxy Book comes along with a detachable keyboard case and supports stylus input. It features a slim d...

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  • Microsoft is building its first LinkedIn-integrated service in India
Microsoft is building its first LinkedIn-integrated service in India

Skype Lite is a new and light version of Microsoft's popular cross-platform calling and instant messaging app Skype. Skype users can now send verification requests to people they are talking to. If we focus on some of the features highlighted by the application, Skype Lite weighs only 13MB, which will facilitate their download in those are...

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  • 3D Facial Recognition to Replace Touch ID on Apple iPhone 8
3D Facial Recognition to Replace Touch ID on Apple iPhone 8

Apple is preparing to gift new surprise for the iPhone users. The KGI Securities analyst has revealed its 2017 offering, including its design, size, display screen, core navigation, and improved security technologies. This could mean that the iPhone 8 will have a main screen resolution that's twice as much as the iPhone 6, 6s and 7 models. The re...

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  • Werder: Romo to be released
Werder: Romo to be released

Romo turns 37 in April. "We will be expecting our third little Romo offspring this August", the 30-year-old announced on the Dallas sports radio station The Ticket . However, in 2015, Romo played in just four games after breaking his collarbone early on in Week 2. There are a number of National Football League teams in need of a quarterback, s...

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  • The controversial Super Bowl ad about 'the wall' at Mexican border
The controversial Super Bowl ad about 'the wall' at Mexican border

And today during the big game, Coca-Cola joined the beer company in their celebration of the U.S.as a nation of immigrants. Lumber 84's president Maggie Hardy Magerko has been outspoken in the past about Trump's immigration ban and border wall.

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  • Snapchat owner files US gov't paperwork for IPO
Snapchat owner files US gov't paperwork for IPO

First, the basics of the IPO. Google cloud boss Diane GreeneGoogleSnap just filed for a $3 billion IPO , giving us a peek behind the curtain at the company that makes Snapchat. I'm always one for honesty, but when you're doing your paperwork for an initial public offering, I don't think that's the best time to admit you are never going to be...

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