• Toys R Us confirms plans to shut Shrewsbury store
Toys R Us confirms plans to shut Shrewsbury store

It comes just months after the US-based retailer filed for bankruptcy. The company employs 3,200 people in the UK. The private equity-owned company has suffered falling like-for-like sales, with analysts saying it has failed to aggressively build up its online business and lost sales to competitors like Amazon.

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  • Back Up, Curse Of Osiris Released]
Back Up, Curse Of Osiris Released]

If you play Destiny 2 on consoles, the Xbox One X will by far be the best version to get. The studio has not yet released full patch notes for update 1.1.0; we'll amend this article with details once they're available. Make sure to keep an eye on this section in particular of our guide to the Curse of Osiris DLC expansion , as we'll be updatin...

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  • Qualcomm makes the Snapdragon 845 processor official
Qualcomm makes the Snapdragon 845 processor official

Inside the NovaGo is Qualcomm's popular Snapdragon 835 - the same SoC that's in nearly every flagship Android smartphone this year. Just that the NovaGo is running a mobile processor does not put the device into isolation. "The Envy x2 will have a Surface-like detachable keyboard and will be just 0.3" (6.9 mm) thick. To see how all of that wo...

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  • Coding for Carrots - Today's Google Doodle
Coding for Carrots - Today's Google Doodle

The Doodle uses Scratch's signature drag and drop jigsaw puzzle coding language, created to be accessible to coders of all ages. But that excitement somehow drowned out because even in the early 90's computer monitors at least here in India were still monochrome, expensive and added little value to our daily lives, not enough for us to even call ...

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  • Supermoon in pictures: See wonderful shots of 2017 lunar spectacle
Supermoon in pictures: See wonderful shots of 2017 lunar spectacle

Even more so if it's a supermoon . Below, see scenes of the beaming supermoon over some of Washington's best-known landmarks and elsewhere from Capital Weather Gang's social networks ... The Moon will lose its brightness and take on an eerie, fainter-than-normal glow from the scant sunlight that makes its way through Earth's atmosphere.

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  • Facebook launches new kids app
Facebook launches new kids app

The Internet can be a scary, unsafe place for children, even when parents go to great lengths to control what content, videos, apps and games their offsprings are allowed to access on specially designed tablets and wearable devices . Facebook said it had "thought-provoking conversations" around parent controls and responsible online communicatio...

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  • New Google guidelines prevent apps from collecting unnecessary data
New Google guidelines prevent apps from collecting unnecessary data

This new app is known as " Datally ", which is created to help you understand exactly where your data is being used and cut down on the unnecessary amount you're using. This app, called Datally, allows users to track their data usage in real time, and get personalized recommendations on saving data along with notifications of public Wi-Fi spots ava...

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  • Updating to macOS 10.13.1 Undoes Apple's 'Root' Bug Patch
Updating to macOS 10.13.1 Undoes Apple's 'Root' Bug Patch

The vulnerability was disclosed by a user on Tuesday on Twitter. The serious vulnerability has been identified as CVE-2017-13872, which has been fixed by Apple through Security Update 2017-001 for macOS 10.13.1 on Wednesday. To enable the Root User and set a password, please follow the instructions here: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT2040...

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  • PS2 Theme Coming To PS4 For That Nostalgia
PS2 Theme Coming To PS4 For That Nostalgia

Jak 2 originally launched 15 years ago, in 2003, nearly two years after Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy . Naughty Dog said that four Jak and Daxter games from the PlayStation 2 will be released on the PlayStation Store as digital downloads for the PlayStation 4 .

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  • Ohio State coach Urban Meyer, Buckeyes react to College Football Playoff snub
Ohio State coach Urban Meyer, Buckeyes react to College Football Playoff snub

Devin Singletary ran for 164 yards and three touchdowns and Florida Atlantic beat North Texas in coach Lane Kiffin's first season. This determined who will make the College Football Playoff, along with the other 21 teams that fill out the top 25.

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  • Walmart pulls 'Rope. Tree. Journalist.' T-shirt from site
Walmart pulls 'Rope. Tree. Journalist.' T-shirt from site

Walmart removed the shirt from their website soon after being notified. At worst, they openly encourage violence targeting journalists. "Tree. Journalist. The shirt has also been taken down from the Teespring site. According to the U.S. Press Freedom Tracker, of which RTDNA is a founding partner, almost three dozen journalists have been physicall...

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  • Xiaomi Redmi 5A Unboxing and First Look: Design, Features, Specifications, and More
Xiaomi Redmi 5A Unboxing and First Look: Design, Features, Specifications, and More

The Xiaomi Redmi 5A sports some incremental hardware upgrades as opposed to its predecessor. With Redmi 5A we take another step in offering a great all-round experience for users looking for their first smartphone. The camera is also HDR ready and supports phase detection autofocus. The storage can be expanded up to 128 GB with the help of a micr...

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  • Broncos' half court shot ends Ducks' 46-game home win streak
Broncos' half court shot ends Ducks' 46-game home win streak

The Broncos are just the third nonconference team to win at Matthew Knight Arena, which opened in 2011, against 55 losses. Chris Sengfelder hit both free throws to put Boise State up 70-68 with eight seconds remaining. Arizona handed the Ducks their last loss at home 80-62 in one of their worst beatings of the last three years. At home the Bron...

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  • Life is odd voice actors are back for bonus episode
Life is odd voice actors are back for bonus episode

Life Is Strange voice actors Hannah Telle and Ashly Burch are set to reprise their roles for Life Is Strange: Before the Storm's bonus episode, Farewell, developer Deck Nine has revealed. But this is a hella good way to send the pair off. 'We are forever thankful to Rhianna for the work she has put into Before the Storm and she will continue...

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  • 2 crash bug, adds Apple Pay Cash
2 crash bug, adds Apple Pay Cash

Apple already has a fix available in the form of iOS 11.2. A bug in iOS 11.1.2 is making iPhones to crash continuously once the clock strikes 12:15 am on the 2 of December 2017. If you do, until Apple pushes a proper patch, you have two options and will need to pick the one that's least onerous to you. iPhone 5s and later, the iPad mini 2 an...

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  • Micromax Bharat 5 with massive 5000mAh battery unveiled
Micromax Bharat 5 with massive 5000mAh battery unveiled

Micromax on Friday unveiled the Bharat 5 along with the tagline "The Power Of 5". Redmi 5A sports a 5-inch fully-laminated HD display . The Redmi 5A again looks to be the victor here as it comes sporting a 13-megapixel camera on the backwith f/2.2 aperture, Phase Detection Autofocus and LED flash.

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  • Leclerc joins Ericsson at Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 team
Leclerc joins Ericsson at Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 team

During the event, a previous generation F1 vehicle was unveiled featuring a red and white livery and a prominent Alfa Romeo badge ( above, with Leclerc and Ericsson ). "So it's a great pleasure announcing Charles Leclerc and Marcus Ericsson will be our official drivers", said Marchionne, administrator for Fiat who own Alfa Romeo and Ferrari .

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  • PUBG Will Run At 30FPS Across Xbox One Platforms
PUBG Will Run At 30FPS Across Xbox One Platforms

Guess what, battle royale fans, the official trailer for the mobile version of the wildly-popular PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds free-for-all gunfest has just arrived. This might be because the game is so well optimized and if that is indeed the case the PUBG developers need to get their heads out of their asses and think about what they really ...

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  • Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus To Launch On 7 December
Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus To Launch On 7 December

The Redmi Note 5 will be the successor to the extremely popular Redmi Note 4 . The teaser also indicates the phone to focus on multi-tasking, meaning the device is going to be a blazing fast in daily use. For example, Xiaomi Redmi 5 is supposed to be equipped with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB ...

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  • Apple Heart Study on the App Store - iTunes
Apple Heart Study on the App Store - iTunes

Earlier this year, the Stanford Center for Digital Health offered $10,000 and 1,000 Apple Watches to innovators who "stimulate and support" creative uses for the smartwatch in mHealth projects. The Heart Study app, first announced in September during the iPhone X launch, is available for US adults over the age of 22 and on all three series of App...

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  • Bungie To Address Destiny 2 Endgame Content Concerns
Bungie To Address Destiny 2 Endgame Content Concerns

Instead, we are investing all our efforts into delivering some higher priority information about Destiny 2 . The major issue is that the onscreen information seemed to suggest that XP was being gained/earned at a normal rate, but that wasn't the case.

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  • PlayStation Plus December 2017 Free Offerings Include Some Truly Awful Games
PlayStation Plus December 2017 Free Offerings Include Some Truly Awful Games

December is a really important time for many gamers around the world and many gamers get a lot of games as gifts, and like every other month, PS Plus members are going to get free games. Forma .8 is cross-buy enabled with PS4, so as always, PlayStation 4 owners will get three games instead of just two next month. If you own a PlayStation VR, then...

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  • Google launches Datally, an app to control mobile internet usage
Google launches Datally, an app to control mobile internet usage

Now, users everywhere running Android 5.0 or greater can download it via the Google Play Store to help them save on their data usage. Google is expanding its Android app catalog with a new app that's all about mobile data. Control Data: Secondly the app helps control your data usage. Almost all functions provided by Datally are already ava...

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  • Assad delegation joins Geneva peace talks
Assad delegation joins Geneva peace talks

The delegation, led by Syria's ambassador to the United Nations Bachar al-Jaafari, had delayed its planned departure for the talks because of the opposition's insistence that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad step down. But keeping the Assad issue off the table may also suit de Mistura, who says he wants this round to focus on a new constitution f...

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  • Pair attempt to jump into moving plane
Pair attempt to jump into moving plane

The sport of wingsuit flying has been taken to the next level by Fred Fugen and Vince Reffet, who are two BASE-jumping experts from France known as the Soul Flyers . In an interview, Reffet and Fugen said that they wanted to re-create Patrick de Gayardon’s stunt that he performed 20 years back in a wing suit. Fred Fugen and Vince Raffet manage...

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  • Infiniti Reveals QX50 SUV prior to LA
Infiniti Reveals QX50 SUV prior to LA

Infiniti will launch the 2019 QX50 into Canadian dealerships in spring 2018. Meunier added Infiniti sales are up 9% this year and global sales are expected to reach 200,000 units in 2017. Driver-centric, yet passenger-minded, the 2019 QX50 offers a package of technologies to enhance the driving experience. Its asymmetric layout and calm and con...

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  • LA Auto Show: BMW i8 finally takes its top off
LA Auto Show: BMW i8 finally takes its top off

In a win for lightweight design, the roof's aluminium connecting elements are produced in a new 3D printing process. Speaking of which, the all-new BMW i8 Roadster is only about 60 kg (130 pounds) heavier than the Coupe , despite having a reinforced CFRP chassis and an electrically retractable soft top.

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  • EA Reiterates That Star Wars: Battlefront II Microtransactions Will Return
EA Reiterates That Star Wars: Battlefront II Microtransactions Will Return

Until the Battlefront II controversy derailed their momentum, EA was having a great 2017, spurred by the continued success of Federation Internationale de Football Association and Madden Ultimate Team and their catalog of popular mobile games.

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  • Millennials and charitable donations for Giving Tuesday
Millennials and charitable donations for Giving Tuesday

The salvation army is always looking for donations this time of the year during the holiday season. Ask anyone who works for a nonprofit, and they will tell you that funding from federal and state sources has been shrinking for years. Vincent Catholic Charities, Salvation Army and the Capital Area Humane Society. Southern Nevadans feeling gener...

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  • OnePlus 5T to go on open sale today via Amazon, OnePlus stores
OnePlus 5T to go on open sale today via Amazon, OnePlus stores

The OnePlus 5T features a longer display . While Amazon last week hosted an early access sale , the handset was made available only for Amazon Prime members. The secondary camera module, previously occupied by a 20MP Sony IMX350 sensor paired with a telephoto lens, has been swapped with a 20MP Sony IMX376K sensor with f/1.7 aperture and a focal...

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  • The Ashes: All-rounder heading to New Zealand in preparation for England call-up
The Ashes: All-rounder heading to New Zealand in preparation for England call-up

Director of cricket Andrew Strauss said on Sunday that England are no nearer hearing whether Stokes will face criminal charges for the Bristol incident. Despite insisting that the Bairstow incident had been "blown out of all proportion", Andrew Strauss, the England team director, was forced to act in response, instigating a midnight curfew for ...

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  • The Substitute Phone to help smartphone addicts cope through withdrawal
The Substitute Phone to help smartphone addicts cope through withdrawal

Schillinger has created a series of smartphone-like tablets - which he's appropriately calling Substitute Phones - inspired by this compulsive smartphone checking idea. The object, according to Schillinger's website , is to reduce users' routine to "nothing but the motions". He refers to his designs as functional prosthetics to help smartphone...

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  • 'Destiny 2' will be playable for free this week
'Destiny 2' will be playable for free this week

Recently, it came to the attention of Destiny 2 players that XP progression in the game was somewhat "off", with XP progress appearing to be normal, while beneath the XP counter, said progression was actually slower. Less than 24 hours later, fans found Bungie had quietly made another change when switching off the XP-constraining code: the amount...

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  • Amazon Sumerian Makes Developing Web-Based VR/AR Apps Easier
Amazon Sumerian Makes Developing Web-Based VR/AR Apps Easier

AWS Sumerian is officially available in preview. Amazon Sumerian , the post notes, "doesn't require you to have 3D graphics or programming experience to build rich, interactive VR and AR scenes", and "provides tools and resources that allows anyone to create and run augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), and 3D applications easily".

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  • Sony releases Android Oreo 8.0 update for Xperia XZ and XZs
Sony releases Android Oreo 8.0 update for Xperia XZ and XZs

He also says that HMD Global has always tried to provide the customers with best possible Android Experience. Similarly, Nokia 8 another flagship model from the company owned by HMD global is getting aboard the Oreo update. Now, for the people who are using Nokia 5 or Nokia 6 smartphone, your wait is going to be over as the company is soon re...

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