• HP reclaims PC throne from Lenovo: Gartner
HP reclaims PC throne from Lenovo: Gartner

Apple CEO Tim CookAPThe PC industry just had its lowest single quarter of sales since 2007, according to a new report from analyst firm Gartner. In the Q2 report, HP's PC shipments were 12.6 million with a market share of 20.8 percent. The China market was hugely impacted by the rise in PC prices due to the component shortage. "Amid some unev...

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  • Yannick Bolasie given a hero's welcome in Tanzania
Yannick Bolasie given a hero's welcome in Tanzania

English Premier League side Everton has arrived in Tanzania ahead of their pre-season friendly with Gor Mahia on Thursday July 12. The 31-year-old, who re-joined the Merseyside club on Sunday from Manchester United on a two-year deal, will come up against the 15-time Kenyan champions, who won the SportPesa Cup last month after a 3-0 win over ...

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  • Google acquires four month old Bangalore based AI startup Halli Labs
Google acquires four month old Bangalore based AI startup Halli Labs

Google has acquired Halli Labs , a very young Bengaluru-based startup specialising in AI, machine learning , deep learning and natural language processing solutions for an undisclosed amount. Over 30 artificial intelligence startups have been acquired in the first quarter of this year. It remains to be seen what Halli Labs can contribute t...

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  • Asus Zenfone AR Launched in India Today at 2 PM
Asus Zenfone AR Launched in India Today at 2 PM

The phone is equipped with a 5.7-inch QHD Super AMOLED display . To recall, the Asus Zenfone AR was first announced at Consumer Electronics Show ( CES) 2017 in Las Vegas. For photography, the Asus Zenfone AR sports a 23-megapixel Sony IMX318 rear camera sensor with f/2.0 aperture, 4-axis optical image stabilisation (OIS), 6P Largan lens...

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  • Amazon Echo drives record-setting Prime Day
Amazon Echo drives record-setting Prime Day

In 2016, Prime Day was the "biggest day ever" for Amazon devices globally and for each Amazon device category, including the Fire TV , Fire tablets , Kindle e-readers and Alexa-enabled devices, Amazon said. July is usually the second-slowest shopping month of the year, but somehow Amazon managed to take a "random day in July" and make ...

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  • Australia, New Zealand shares climb after Yellen's rate remarks
Australia, New Zealand shares climb after Yellen's rate remarks

Her testimony will provide clues on when the central bank would tighten US monetary policy. The Bank of Canada's increase is the first by a G10 central bank outside the Fed since the Reserve Bank of New Zealand raised rates three years ago.

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  • Moon Express to begin commercially harvesting lunar rocks in 2020
Moon Express to begin commercially harvesting lunar rocks in 2020

On Wednesday, private space start-up Moon Express unveiled its plans to land an interlocking team of space crafts on the moon by 2020. The moon's poles have water and other organic compounds that may be valuable resources. The company's four "explorers" can each be configured to operate as an orbiter, lander or deep space probe. One of the primary...

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  • China just added first foreign military base
China just added first foreign military base

Djibouti's location in the Indian Ocean's northwestern edge could potentially become another of China's "string of pearls" of numerous military alliances surrounding India , including Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. There has been persistent speculation in diplomatic circles that China would build other such bases , in Pakistan for exam...

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  • What Remains of Edith Finch Comes to Xbox One Next Week
What Remains of Edith Finch Comes to Xbox One Next Week

Last April, What Remains of Edith Finch received near-universal praise from critics and fans alike. As Edith, you return to her childhood home - a place filled with secrets, mysteries and sadness - as you try to come to terms with the loss of your family .

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  • LG to showcase new smartphone next month
LG to showcase new smartphone next month

The event is also taking place one day before the start of IFA 2017 , which is one of the biggest mobile-focused conferences of the year and a good time to announce a new flagship smartphone. LG has relied on LCD display in the past and it seems that the brand is finally moving towards the OLED display panel for its next flagship device. For years...

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  • How to Get Into the Destiny 2 Beta
How to Get Into the Destiny 2 Beta

Here is everything about it in a nutshell. "As the buzz around specific titles continues to grow within the digital gaming industry as a whole, the forecaster offers a unique starting point for those thinking about sales scenarios", Sam Barberie, vice president of product and business development at SuperData Research, said.

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  • Global Educational Toy Market Research Report 2016
Global Educational Toy Market Research Report 2016

The report also summarizes latest trends along with abstracts of the Water Treatment Technology market . The geographical analysis of the global Metal Foil Tape market is also coveredin the report . Manufacturing Technology of Utility TD Inspection Industry , Development of Utility TD Inspection, Manufacturing Technology, Analysis of Ut...

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  • American agency suspends large whale rescues in U.S. following rescuer death
American agency suspends large whale rescues in U.S. following rescuer death

In a statement on Tuesday, DFO Minister Dominic LeBlanc, said whale rescue operations require "immense bravery" and offered his sympathies to Howlett's family and friends. "Each situation is unique, and entangled whales can be unpredictable", the department said in a statement. The species is "critically endangered", with about 500 left alive, ...

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  • Dodge Viper Factory Closing After Fiat Chrysler Ends Production
Dodge Viper Factory Closing After Fiat Chrysler Ends Production

General Motors also owns a plant that straddles the border of Detroit and Hamtramck. Announcing the end of production in 2016 led to an increase in orders, and all Vipers are now sold out, Mlive.com reported . It was in continuous operation except for in 2010 after the company halted production of Vipers temporarily. Celebrating 25 years of ...

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  • XCOM 2 Gameplay Video Details a Mission from Next DLC
XCOM 2 Gameplay Video Details a Mission from Next DLC

Two out of the three factions are spotlit in the footage, as it introduces players to the Reapers, who are called "masters of concealment", and a group of former ADVENT soldiers named the Skirmishers. XCOM 2 was one of the best strategy games of 2016, as evidenced by its runner-up finish in our 2016 Escapist Awards voting. War of the Chosen ...

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  • Microsoft launches remarkable iPhone app: 'Seeing AI: Talking Camera for the Blind'
Microsoft launches remarkable iPhone app: 'Seeing AI: Talking Camera for the Blind'

The free Seeing AI app , available for iOS, can read out short snippets of text, describe people, identify products and currency denominations, and take a stab at identifying the objects in a person's surroundings. However, there's no word yet on when it'll come to Android or other countries. The app can, for example, recognize saved friends...

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  • Storage wars continue as Western Digital wins injunction over embattled Toshiba
Storage wars continue as Western Digital wins injunction over embattled Toshiba

The temporary order by the San Francisco County Superior Court comes after Toshiba blocked Western Digital's access to chip development data in their joint operations last month. Western Digital said in a statement that the court decision upholds the validity of its position. The deal has since stalled, but rather than look to Western Digital...

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  • Smallest-ever star discovered by astronomers
Smallest-ever star discovered by astronomers

It's slightly larger than Saturn, second-largest planet in our solar system. Current models suggest a big ball of gas has enough mass to ignite into a star at about 80 times the mass of Jupiter. This star is smaller, and likely colder than numerous gas giant exoplanets that have so far been identified, researchers said. For scientists to detect...

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  • Multiple explosions hits Maiduguri, killed 11, 5 injured
Multiple explosions hits Maiduguri, killed 11, 5 injured

According to accounts, four suicide bombers stormed Polo and Molai general areas in Jere local government area of Borno State killing 12 civilians and wounding about 20 others around 10 pm. The militant group has stepped up attacks and suicide bombings in the past few weeks as the end of the rainy season facilitates movement in the bush.

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  • KFC Launches Its Own Huawei Enjoy 7 For Its 30th Anniversary
KFC Launches Its Own Huawei Enjoy 7 For Its 30th Anniversary

KFC and Huawei said the phone will ship with a price tag of 1,099 yuan, which translates to just under $162 and is the same price that the more powerful Enjoy 7 model is going for. Coincidentally, Huawei was also born in 1987, reporting a remarkable progress in the mobile industry, both domestically and internationally, these past few years.

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  • The ARMS 2.0 Update Which Goes Live Tomorrow Will Include Hedlok Mode
The ARMS 2.0 Update Which Goes Live Tomorrow Will Include Hedlok Mode

It's based around Hedlok, Arms' other boss character, and sees players fighting to take possession of the character before turning on their opponents. "I'd like to create an environment where one particular technique or one character with a certain combination of Arms isn't too dominant, and that everyone can enjoy the game using a wide varie...

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  • Legendary Pokemon could hit Pokemon Go any day now
Legendary Pokemon could hit Pokemon Go any day now

The infographic above provides more information on the bonuses. The first Legendary Pokemon are coming soon to Pokemon GO , according to a banner ad on the App Store. Trainers which attend the events at the shopping centers will "join forces to take on unique and powerful Raid Bosses", which will be popping up. The past year has seen the...

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  • Apple's new PayPal support makes it easier to trick iTunes
Apple's new PayPal support makes it easier to trick iTunes

Simply sign in using your existing Apple ID, select the new PayPal option in Accounts Settings, sign into PayPal , finish the authorisation formalities on your device, and make it the default payment option if required. PayPal shares are up 3.58% premarket. Once PayPal has been selected, all future purchases with the customer's Apple ID ...

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  • Flipkart offering Buyback Guarantee on Redmi Note 4 with July 14 sale
Flipkart offering Buyback Guarantee on Redmi Note 4 with July 14 sale

The phone is now available in Black color variant. To recall Xiaomi Mi Note 2 was launched in the month of October previous year. Now, the all-new Mi Note 2 variant with 6GB RAM + 64GB storage is now being launched, but will be available only in Bright black model.

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  • The Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) Upgraded at Vetr Inc
The Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) Upgraded at Vetr Inc

Adirondack Tru Company owns 0.33% invested in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) for 1,990 shares. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 2,265 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $157,000 after buying an additional 608 shares during the last quarter.

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  • Niconico app officially confirmed for Nintendo Switch in Japan
Niconico app officially confirmed for Nintendo Switch in Japan

Niconico is going to be the first application built for the Nintendo Switch . The Switch Niconico app also has your common video streaming features, like the dreaded autoplay, marking favorite videos, searching for other videos while watching one at the same time, and more.

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  • Overwatch Makes A Huge Announcement About Competitive Gaming
Overwatch Makes A Huge Announcement About Competitive Gaming

Kabam co-founder Kevin Chou will oversee the Seoul-based Overwatch League team. Owners were also announced for teams in Los Angeles, Shanghai and Seoul. "I think there's definitely some criticism between the time we announced the league at BlizzCon and this next announcement, but we wanted to make it a meaningful announcement, instead of drippi...

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  • Apple adds PayPal as payment option for iTunes
Apple adds PayPal as payment option for iTunes

This latest integration also opens up PayPal to Apple's voice-activated digital assistant, Siri, meaning you will soon be able to ask Siri to make a payment using the PayPal app directly. The PayPal payment method for Apple IDs is launching today in Mexico, Canada and the UK. If you want to purchases apps, movies and books on your iPhone,...

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  • Iceberg measuring 5800 square kilometres breaks off Antarctica
Iceberg measuring 5800 square kilometres breaks off Antarctica

Although the iceberg weighs a trillion tonnes, it was already floating before it calved away so will have no immediate impact on sea level. Scientists from Project MIDAS - a British Antarctic Survey project involving researchers from several British universities - said past year that they feared the entire ice shelf could become unstable.

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  • IPhone 8 could make you wait to unlock two key upgrades
IPhone 8 could make you wait to unlock two key upgrades

While the hardware is apparently in reasonable shape, a source speaking to Fast Company claims that certain elements of the software aren't ready. We heard a similar rumor not long ago, and it's believable, as Apple did the same for Portrait Mode on the iPhone 7 Plus - building the required hardware into the phone, but only enabling the s...

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  • Jio launches new plans as
Jio launches new plans as "Dhan Dhana Dhan" offer ends

As part of these unlimited benefit, customers can enjoy 1GB Data per day at 4G speed followed by unlimited at 128 kbps, unlimited local, STD and national roaming voice calls and unlimited national SMS. Rs. 999 gives you 90 days validity with 90GB 4G data. "These plans provide 20% more value than competitors' best plans", Jio statement added. Ac...

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  • J&K: Three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in Budgam encounter, arms recovered
J&K: Three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in Budgam encounter, arms recovered

After receiving inputs from intelligence, the security forces had launched a cordon-and-search operation in Redbug area of Budgam about the presence of terrorists, a police official informed. Seven Amarnath pilgrims, including six women, were killed and 19 injured when terrorists attacked a bus in Kashmir's Anantnag district on Monday evening.

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  • Dell's latest laptop wirelessly charges, but there's a catch
Dell's latest laptop wirelessly charges, but there's a catch

At CES earlier this year, Dell unveiled a new Latitude 2-in-1 device: the Latitude 7285 After nearly 7 months, the company is finally starting to sell the new Latitude laptop. Dell puts a heavy emphasis on the wireless benefits of its new Latitude. So let's start with the Latitude 7285 12-inch convertible notebook, initially revealed at CES b...

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  • Juno's fly-by may shed light on a Jupiter mystery
Juno's fly-by may shed light on a Jupiter mystery

All of Juno's science instruments and the spacecraft's JunoCam were operating during the flyby, collecting data that are now being beamed back to Earth . NASA says the Great Red Spot may be more than 350 years old and has been monitored since 1830. Juno celebrated its first anniversary in Jupiter orbit on July 4.

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  • Researchers teleport an object from Earth to space for the first time
Researchers teleport an object from Earth to space for the first time

Meanwhile, Masahide Sasaki and colleagues at the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology in Japan have shown that quantum information can be transmitted to Earth from a 5.9 kg photon source called SOTA - which is on board a 48 kg Japanese microsatellite called SOCRATES .

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