• Firefox Quantum Developer Edition released: the fastest Firefox ever
Firefox Quantum Developer Edition released: the fastest Firefox ever

Firefox Quantum also prioritizes the tab you're now using, so it downloads and runs before those in the background, cutting RAM usage by around 30%. Almost a year in development, Firefox Quantum will aim to make better use of modern PC hardware than previous versions, while also looking to reduce memory footprint.

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  • Trump accuses Facebook of being 'anti
Trump accuses Facebook of being 'anti

That was a reversal from late past year, when CEO Mark Zuckerberg said there was no evidence that Russian Federation had used Facebook to influence the election. Facebook has since confirmed that Russia-linked groups went further than buying ads and posting memes - they tried to organize anti-immigrant, anti-Clinton rallies in Texas and Idah...

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  • Graham-Cassidy bill nears collapse with Sen. Collins' opposition
Graham-Cassidy bill nears collapse with Sen. Collins' opposition

Susan Collins of ME said she opposed the latest version of the bill . 30 deadline-after which Republicans would need an impossible 60 votes to pursue further action. Holding only 52 seats, it's unlikely they'd produce a bill that would cause eight of their Democratic colleagues to support it. Collins says she spoke with Vice President Pen...

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  • Turkey's European Union minister: German election result 'alarming'
Turkey's European Union minister: German election result 'alarming'

Other leaders of AFD have spoken of honoring the "achievements" of German soldiers in World War I and World War II. On Sunday evening Merkel hoped to rule out a minority government , saying she wanted to "achieve a stable government in Germany".

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  • Instagram now lets you choose who can comment on your posts
Instagram now lets you choose who can comment on your posts

Users can now turn on the feature by going to Settings Comments Comment Controls. Instagram has added 100 million monthly active users over the past five months: The Facebook-owned photo sharing platform revealed at Adweek in New York Monday that it now has 800 million monthly active users.

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  • Video Game Voice Actor Strike Could End After 'Tentative' Agreement
Video Game Voice Actor Strike Could End After 'Tentative' Agreement

This results in a performer having to reshoot or reperform new content with no additional financial incentive. To be more specific, performers will be compensated "beginning with a $75 payment on the first session and totaling $2,100 after 10 sessions worked".

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  • Cubs' Russell brings Cardinals fan fresh nachos after spilling into stands
Cubs' Russell brings Cardinals fan fresh nachos after spilling into stands

As hard as it's been to accept, there's no denying the Cubs have unseated the Cardinals as the current NL Central standard. A couple of innings later, Russell takes the fan a new tray of nachos. The Chicago Cubs have won 22 straight games when scoring more than three runs. "The last one especially was not typical Jon Lester ", manager Joe Ma...

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  • Best Plans Under Rs 500
Best Plans Under Rs 500

Already its rival Reliance Jio has the Rs.999 plan which offers 1GB data per day for 90 days. Under this scheme, the operator is giving to the 4 GB of data per day. 799 plans. Alongside the Rs 999 offer scheme, Bharathi Airtel is also offering the few more offer packs. On the other hand, the validity of the pack is 90 days, so on an average, th...

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  • Subaru BRZ STI Sport to debut in Tokyo
Subaru BRZ STI Sport to debut in Tokyo

This is the Subaru BRZ STI Sport , which is set to premiere at this year's Tokyo Motor Show . The Viziv Performance Concept also will embody Subaru's vision for next-generation autonomous driving systems built upon the brand's trademark Eyesight safety technology.

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  • Account that! 5mn emails potentially exposed in Deloitte cyber-attack
Account that! 5mn emails potentially exposed in Deloitte cyber-attack

Deloitte discovered the attack in March, but the hackers may have had access to the information since October or November 2016, the newspaper reported . The breached data may have included names, addresses, social insurance numbers and - in some cases - credit card numbers. For months, the systems of Deloitte, a consulting and accounting firm th...

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  • Reliance Jio starts deliveries of JioPhones
Reliance Jio starts deliveries of JioPhones

The Reliance Chairman Mukesh Ambani said that the new Jio feature phone will fill the digital void between the rural and urban areas in India. Jio had earlier said that it aims to deliver 100-150 million phones in the next six months (five million a week), but sources close to the firm had then said it was bracing for competition from other f...

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  • Mattis: No need yet to shoot down North Korean missiles
Mattis: No need yet to shoot down North Korean missiles

The United States has "many" military options against North Korea , including some that don't put Seoul at risk, Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday. "No. 1, those missiles are not directly threatening any of us", he said. Beijing has earlier said the key to North Korea nuclear crisis is conflict between Washington and Pyongyang, and urged ...

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  • Rockstar teases Red Dead Redemption news next Thursday, mark your calendars
Rockstar teases Red Dead Redemption news next Thursday, mark your calendars

Perhaps Rockstar Games is going to make another major announcement or drop a trailer with an actual release date. It has been a while since we learned that Red Dead Redemption 2 is officially happening, and the announcement came with a teaser that showed very little.

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  • Shillong Press Club condemns killing of scribe
Shillong Press Club condemns killing of scribe

The IPFT and the Twipraland State Party have been agitating for upgrading the existing Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council to a separate tribal state. Internet services were suspended across the state in the aftermath of the incident, the SP said. The South Asia Media Defenders Network (SAMDEN) also condemned the killing and said the...

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  • Facebook Unveils Steps To Fix Hate Targeting, Reinstates 5000 Terms Temporarily Disabled
Facebook Unveils Steps To Fix Hate Targeting, Reinstates 5000 Terms Temporarily Disabled

In addition, she said the company was working on a new system that would allow users to report inappropriate advertising categories, much in the way normal posts can be reported today. Also, it's developing a program that will encourage you to report abuses directly - you might not have to wait for a news story for Facebook to take action.

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  • Meet SoundSport Free, Bose's $250 AirPods killer
Meet SoundSport Free, Bose's $250 AirPods killer

The two companies worked closely to "create a great Assistant experience", one that will cost you $350. The Bose QuietComfort 35 II offers the users with an wonderful noise cancellation. Bose provides a list of use cases for Google Assistant: playing songs and playlists, adding appointments to Google Calendar, making a phone call and receivi...

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  • Google ties up billion-dollar HTC smartphone deal
Google ties up billion-dollar HTC smartphone deal

The transaction was expected to close by early 2018. As part of the agreement, a team of HTC employees will join Google's hardware team, many of who have been working with the Mountain View, California on Pixel . For the last few days, rumours were making round on the Internet about the possible acquisition of HTC's smartphone business by G...

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  • Xbox boss Phil Spencer becomes executive vice president of gaming at Microsoft
Xbox boss Phil Spencer becomes executive vice president of gaming at Microsoft

Spencer has been instrumental in improving the Xbox brand in recent years, as the console received a lousy reception when the previous directive wanted to focus on a multimedia environment instead of making a gaming platform. How do 4K and HDR fit in with Xbox One X Enhanced? So if it's technically possible for PS4 and Xbox One players to p...

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  • Tropical Storm Warning for Southeast Massachusetts as Jose Lurks Off-shore
Tropical Storm Warning for Southeast Massachusetts as Jose Lurks Off-shore

Jose's center is now located about 145 miles south-southeast of Nantucket, Massachusetts, and is moving northeast at 5 to 10 mph. NY officials say National Guard members, emergency equipment and supplies are ready on Long Island in case tropical storm conditions occur there.

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  • Ninety7 intros portable battery cases for the Google Home, Amazon Echo Dot
Ninety7 intros portable battery cases for the Google Home, Amazon Echo Dot

The accessory which was introduced by the Ninety7 startup back in March, could turn the Echo Dot into an Alexa-powered portable speaker. At the IFA 2017, we witnessed the first portable smart speaker with Google Assistant - Mobvoi TicHome Mini .

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  • Apple iOS 11 Available from Today
Apple iOS 11 Available from Today

Whether you want to impress your friends by showing them a cool iOS 11 trick or you just want to take your iOS skills to another level on your own this will help you do more without upgrading to the iPhone 8 or iPhone X . It also also capable of using on-device learning to give you the best experience of using your iOS device. This shows how m...

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  • Fiat Chrysler recalling almost 500000 Ram pickup trucks for fire risk
Fiat Chrysler recalling almost 500000 Ram pickup trucks for fire risk

Chrysler is recalling more than 494,000 Ram medium- and heavy-duty trucks with 6.7-liter V8 engines in them. Sort of ironic that a water pump can cause a fire, isn't it? FCA said defective water pumps in 2013-2017 model years of these vehicles equipped with 6.7-liter engines may "overheat and potentially cause an engine fire".

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  • Telecom operators to seek legal help against TRAI's IUC slashing
Telecom operators to seek legal help against TRAI's IUC slashing

As per reports, this move by the TRAI is likely to impact the overall calling charge largely. Late Tuesday, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India lowered the interconnect usage charge , paid by the mobile operator originating a call to the network where it is received, to 6 paise a minute effective October 1 and chose to scrap the charge fro...

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  • Gmail Introduces New Feature To Transform Addresses And Contact Numbers Into Links
Gmail Introduces New Feature To Transform Addresses And Contact Numbers Into Links

In a post on the G Suite Updates blog, Google has announced that they'll be making addresses , numbers, and contact information in emails received on either platforms clickable. Now with the new update Addresses, phone numbers and email addresses would automatically turn into hyperlinks. We can only assume that this will also link to other map...

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  • Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugees
Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugees

Her speech -in English - was delivered in Myanmar's parliament on September 19. "We really support and are happy about what she has said to the worldwide community. Most of the several hundred thousand Rohingya who have fled to Bangladesh before this latest wave still aren't registered. That balanced approach is unlikely to satisfy rights group...

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  • Hackers Used CCleaner Security App As Malware Host For Nearly A Month
Hackers Used CCleaner Security App As Malware Host For Nearly A Month

A version of CCleaner downloaded in August included remote administration tools that tried to connect to several unregistered web pages, presumably to download additional unauthorised programs, security researchers at Cisco's Talos unit said .

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  • Cross-Platform Play May Be Activated For Fortnite
Cross-Platform Play May Be Activated For Fortnite

So starting two days ago, when Fortnite players on PS4 reported encountering Xbox One players in-game, it came as quite a shock. The post creator, PRE_-CISION-_ noticed when playing that they were killed by a player with a username not found on PSN.

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  • Apple's iPhone 8 pre-orders start tonight. Are you upgrading?
Apple's iPhone 8 pre-orders start tonight. Are you upgrading?

Spark has announced it will offer the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus . But as far as habitual upgraders go, Apple is hedging its bets on the iPhone X (pronounced "ten"), which won't start taking pre-orders until October 27 with a ship date of November 3.

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  • Houston Texans vs. Cincinnati Bengals
Houston Texans vs. Cincinnati Bengals

Deshaun Watson is expected to start his first National Football League regular season game at quarterback for the Texans over Tom Savage . The Texans came in for similar scorn after a woeful 29-7 season-opening loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars , who know woeful when they see it.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 spotted running on Android Oreo 8.0 update
Samsung Galaxy S8 spotted running on Android Oreo 8.0 update

It just said that the Android 8 .0 Oreo will be available "this fall", which could mean this month itself or maybe in October. Google has already started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update to its Pixel and Nexus lineup. Motorola has been quite of a mixed bag when it comes to updates. As for the public launch of the OS, there's stil...

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  • Slender Man stabbing: Anissa Weier found mentally ill
Slender Man stabbing: Anissa Weier found mentally ill

But she also pleaded not guilty due to mental illness of defect, setting up the trial on her mental status. Anissa Weier told investigators that she and co-defendant Morgan Geyser believed they had to kill their victim in "dedication" to Slender Man, a fictional horror website character.

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  • During Irma visit, Trump lauds Fla. governor
During Irma visit, Trump lauds Fla. governor

The home said in a statement that the hurricane had knocked out a transformer that powered the AC. The roll call of victims and their ages are heartbreaking: They were parents, grandparents. FPL has said earlier this week that the company prioritises restoring power to critical facilities such as hospitals, police and fire stations, communica...

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  • Microsoft tries to woo PC gaming develoeprs with Xbox One resource boost
Microsoft tries to woo PC gaming develoeprs with Xbox One resource boost

For example, the maximum memory available for a game running in the foreground is just 1 GB. Dividing content into chunks and tagging it will apply to gameplay-specific content too; players can delete game modes they're not using, for example.

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  • Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE connectivity launched at $399
Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE connectivity launched at $399

The premium device is now called the iPhone X , while the smartphones that were supposed to be the iPhones 7s and 7s Plus were named the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. The smartwatch arrives in Grey Ceramic color this year. There are a lot of questions to which only Apple has the answers here. T-Mobile US (TMUS) intensified wireless wars a year ago by...

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  • Frankfurt International Auto Show: Land Rover Discovery SVX
Frankfurt International Auto Show: Land Rover Discovery SVX

That makes it the ideal base for SVO's first SVX vehicle. Powered by a 518bhp 5.0-litre supercharged V8, the new SVX is the most extreme and powerful Land Rover yet. It incorporates Land Rover design cues as well as go-anywhere ability. After having committed to electrifying all of its cars from 2020 onward, Jaguar has unveiled a new all-el...

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