• Bayonetta 3 will be a Switch exclusive, Nintendo reveals
Bayonetta 3 will be a Switch exclusive, Nintendo reveals

Will you be buying Bayonetta 3? Platinum Games will once again be at the helm for this anticipated title. It comes with Bayonetta 2 on a Nintendo Switch game card, a download code for Bayonetta , a SteelBook and Bayonetta-themed stickers and Verse Cards.

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  • Apple Said to Be Acquiring Shazam, the Song Identifying App
Apple Said to Be Acquiring Shazam, the Song Identifying App

Why? Apple might be about to acquire music identification app Shazam - for a song. That valuation may come as a blow to some Shazam investors, who include Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim and venture capital firms Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Institutional Venture Partners and DN Capital Ltd.

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  • 'Modi must suspend himself for remarks against Congress leaders'
'Modi must suspend himself for remarks against Congress leaders'

Mani Shankar Aiyar's " neech " remark has truly left the Congress cornered as it seems to have given the BJP's attacks a clear direction a day before first phase of voting in Gujarat. "There is no future for India if there is no Congress", he said. As the crowd chanted "Modi, Modi", he said: "They can keep their language and we will do our work".

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  • Colossal distant black hole holds surprises about early universe
Colossal distant black hole holds surprises about early universe

It's a truly gargantuan black hole, which is some 800 million times the mass of our sun. In contrast, some, known as "active" supermassive black holes , or " quasars " (short for "quasi-stellar objects"), are very bright, emitting intense light and radiation as they consume vast quantities of matter.

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  • Hands-On: Here's Your First Look at Instagram's Direct Messaging App [Download APK]
Hands-On: Here's Your First Look at Instagram's Direct Messaging App [Download APK]

The app is similar to Snapchat and allows users to send photos and messages directly to their friends. Direct, which now opens to the camera in a similar way as to how the other social media photo-based platform Snapchat does. In 2014, Facebook forced users to download Messenger in order to privately message Facebook friends on mobile...

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  • Super Earth May Possibly Host Alien Life, According to Study
Super Earth May Possibly Host Alien Life, According to Study

With more than 3,000 exoplanets confirmed by NASA at this point, you might wonder what's so special about finding another one-but it's an incredibly rare phenomenon to confirm an exoplanet , let alone to find two super-Earths sitting right next to each other light years away from Earth.

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  • Far Cry 5 and The Crew 2 Delayed
Far Cry 5 and The Crew 2 Delayed

More time for developers had "a very positive impact on the game's quality and largely participated to its commercial success", according to the executive. Ubisoft's sales in November for Assassin's Creed Origins as well as older titles put it in a favorable position for announcing the delays. We've just had an Assassin's Creed so it's not tha...

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  • Google Shuts Down Chrome Apps From Web Store, Moves to PWAs
Google Shuts Down Chrome Apps From Web Store, Moves to PWAs

Also, it's worth noting that users will require this web portal if they are not on Chrome OS. As Google explained in its blog post a year ago , Chrome apps are being killed because no one uses them. "Another update will be posted here when a new date for the Chrome Apps EOL on Windows, Mac, and Linux has been finalized". While Progressive W...

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  • This Year's Highest Raters in IIHS Safety Crash Tests
This Year's Highest Raters in IIHS Safety Crash Tests

Crash tests have always been a key element in how the Insurance Institute For Highway Safety rates vehicles. Subaru had four vehicles earn the IIHS "Top Pick Plus" safety designation. In order to meet the top ranking, and in some instances, simply being a "Top Pick", the vehicle must be upgraded. The highly-rated headlights, for example, do...

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  • Square Enix Tease Next Tomb Raider Game for Major Event in 2018
Square Enix Tease Next Tomb Raider Game for Major Event in 2018

Based on Square Enix's letter to fans, it seems that the publisher is taking a more Bethesda-like approach, so we can expect the game to come out soon after its reveal. Until then, there is no news regarding the game's plot, which systems it will be on, or its general release window. The film will debut in theaters on March 16, 2018.

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  • Overwatch League Will Allow Fans To Support Teams With Virtual Jerseys
Overwatch League Will Allow Fans To Support Teams With Virtual Jerseys

He said that the designers of the game had team jerseys in mind when they designed the concept. The Overwatch League has expanded out to 12 teams , and from January 10 you'll be able to buy skins for each of them to show off your allegiance.

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  • Nebraska Woman Found Dead After A Tinder Date With Another Woman
Nebraska Woman Found Dead After A Tinder Date With Another Woman

Lincoln police say they believe there is evidence of foul play. Multiple law enforcement agencies had been searching for Loofe, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Family and friends have said she went on a date the night before with someone she met online. This media house does not correct any spelling or grammatical error within pres...

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  • John Oliver questions Dustin Hoffman over groping allegations
John Oliver questions Dustin Hoffman over groping allegations

Oliver received applause, saying there probably needs to be a culture shift surrounding the lag time Hoffman described. I'm sorry, it's not reflective of who I am. "How could I have made that movie if I didn't have incredible respect for women? ". And that is "if" I did anything to her that was, you know, out of sorts, or I embarrassed her, I apo...

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  • NVidia Shield to Carry Nintendo Wii and GameCube Titles in China
NVidia Shield to Carry Nintendo Wii and GameCube Titles in China

Nintendo and NVIDIA are teaming up to bring Wii and GameCube games to the NVIDIA Shield in China. Now we'll be those limits pushed even further with new games from Nintendo, at least in China anyway. This has ensured that gamers eager to play a new version of Mario Kart can only do so if they buy a Nintendo machine. Nintendo, an over 10...

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  • Amazon offers prime membership service for free global shipping and video streaming
Amazon offers prime membership service for free global shipping and video streaming

Prime members will also be able to access content in Prime Video and Twitch Prime. The monthly membership is priced at SGD8.99, but it is going at SGD2.99 as an introductory offer. Customers who make orders above SGD60 using the Prime Now mobile app will not have to pay global shipping fees. Speaking about the launch of Amazon Prime, Jamil Ghani,...

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  • Google is blocking YouTube on Amazon's Echo Show and Fire TV
Google is blocking YouTube on Amazon's Echo Show and Fire TV

A person familiar with Google's thinking on the matter told Engadget that a big point of contention had been the fact that Amazon implemented what was essentially a hacked version of YouTube on both the Echo Show and Fire TV. Google had said that Amazon's implementation of YouTube blocked what Google considered critical features. Acc...

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  • Two students wounded near school
Two students wounded near school

One of the victims was found in the parking lot by the football field, Troyer said, and one was found in the school's locker room. The shooting took place at around 2:30 p.m. As parents rushed to a reunification site set up at Frontier Middle School, deputies conducted multiple security sweeps of the schools, to make sure the suspects had left th...

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  • Musk to Put His Personal Tesla Into Mars Orbit
Musk to Put His Personal Tesla Into Mars Orbit

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy, its most powerful reusable rocket to date, will have its first and long-delayed launch with Musk's cherry-red Tesla Roadster in January. Musk expects his Roadster to remain in deep space for a billion of years unless Falcon Heavy blows up on its way to the red planet. Falcon Heavy was designed from the outset to carry human...

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  • Honor 7x vs. Honor 6x vs. Honor 9i - How do they differ?
Honor 7x vs. Honor 6x vs. Honor 9i - How do they differ?

The back is brushed metal, and the side walls rounded like the Honor 7X and 8 Pro. Billed as the world's first AI (Artificial Intelligence) smartphone , the Honor V10 boasts a 5.99 inch screen and also has an 18:9 shaped display , giving a wider view.

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  • Voyager 1 fires up its thrusters after 37 years
Voyager 1 fires up its thrusters after 37 years

If you tried to start a auto that's been sitting in a garage for decades, you might not expect the engine to respond. With this example before them, NASA laid a more ambitious message aboard Voyager 1 and 2, a kind of time capsule, meant to relate a story of our world to aliens.

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  • Google is now cracking down apps that track data without permission
Google is now cracking down apps that track data without permission

While Android OS is often exploited due to its open platform, Google has begun cracking down on the applications that aren't playing by the rules. It must also be displayed within the normal usage of the app and not be buried in settings. Google's new disclosure requirements calls on app developers to ensure that any data they collect and not...

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  • Cathay Pacific Airline Crew Observed North Korean Missile Test
Cathay Pacific Airline Crew Observed North Korean Missile Test

Hong Kong time. According to Hong Kong's South China Morning Post , Mark Hoey, the airline's general operations manager, also told staff: "Today the crew of CX893 reported, 'Be advised, we witnessed the DPRK missile blow up and fall apart near our current location'".

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  • Shohei Ohtani Rumors: Yankees out on Free Agent, Giants and Mariners Finalists
Shohei Ohtani Rumors: Yankees out on Free Agent, Giants and Mariners Finalists

Yankees GM Brian Cashman said on Sunday that Ohtani will not be signing with the team. According to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan , the Giants and Mariners are among the finalists. The Rangers are estimated to have $3.53 million to offer, if interested. Cashman said the Yankees were willing to let Ohtani pitch as a starter and hit on the days ...

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  • Elon Musk said when they will launch super-heavy rockets
Elon Musk said when they will launch super-heavy rockets

SpaceX successfully completed a "static fire test" of the "world's most powerful" rocket back in May. The Falcon Heavy rocket features 27 Merlin engines and boasts at least double the thrust of any other rocket on the market. The Falcon Heavy can also transport a Dragon spacecraft. Musk said at a press conference earlier this year that Heavy might ...

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  • Former Stanford Swimmer Brock Turner Files Appeal in Sex Assault Case
Former Stanford Swimmer Brock Turner Files Appeal in Sex Assault Case

Brock Turner , then 19, was arrested in 2015 after two of his fellow students at the Northern California university saw him outside of a fraternity house on top of an unconscious woman. Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen told the Mercury News on Friday that Turner "received a fair trial and was justly convicted ".

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  • Seoul, Washington have no plan to organize naval blockade of North Korea
Seoul, Washington have no plan to organize naval blockade of North Korea

But South Korea said it expected Pyongyang to now pause its provocative missile testing programme, after the success of its new Hwasong-15 missile that can fly far enough to hit the US mainland. North Korea is known to test fewer missiles in the fourth quarter of the year, when troops are called to help with harvests and the cold strains its fuel s...

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  • Capital Advantage Inc. Reduces Position in Amazon.com, Inc
Capital Advantage Inc. Reduces Position in Amazon.com, Inc

Amedisys Inc. now has $1.79B valuation. Insiders sold a total of 399,538 shares of company stock worth $441,142,749 in the last ninety days. About 453,469 shares traded. Gilder Gagnon Howe And Limited Liability has 491,127 shares for 7.03% of their portfolio. WealthTrust Arizona LLC grew its position in shares of Amazon.com by 2.7% during the 2nd q...

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  • Voyager 1 Fires Up its Old Thrusters After 37 Years
Voyager 1 Fires Up its Old Thrusters After 37 Years

USA space agency NASA has successfully fired up a set of thrusters aboard the Voyager 1 spacecraft after 37 years of being unused. This week, the scientists and engineers on the Voyager team did something very special. "The Voyager flight team dug up decades-old data and examined the software that was coded in an outdated assembler language, to m...

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  • Google's Play Store is banning apps that contain lock screen ads
Google's Play Store is banning apps that contain lock screen ads

App developers are pushing the envelope on a daily basis trying to improve and enhance our smartphone and tablet experiences. Google tested Datally earlier this year in the Philippines with a half-million users, finding they cut mobile data use by about 30 percent, according to Woodward.

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  • Musk's 100-Day Giant Battery Promise Set To Be Fulfilled
Musk's 100-Day Giant Battery Promise Set To Be Fulfilled

In July, French renewable energy company Neoen and Tesla were selected to deliver the project. The mega-battery was switched on , just in time for the beginning of Australia's summer, meeting a promise made by Elon Musk, Reuters reported. "It can address those stability issues very quickly without needing to resort to using large power plants", sa...

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  • Micromax eyes sales of 6 mn Bharat phones by Mar 2018
Micromax eyes sales of 6 mn Bharat phones by Mar 2018

It sports a 5.2 inch HD display and... Under its hood, the smartphone features a quad-core processor of an unspecified chipset that is teamed up with 1GB RAM and 16GB default storage space that can be further expanded up to 64GB using a microSD card.

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  • The only supermoon this year is coming up on Sunday
The only supermoon this year is coming up on Sunday

The moon will be as close to us as it gets on Sunday as it makes its way around its elliptical orbit. . While this supermoon is 2017's one and only, 2018 will start with two in succession. According to NASA , "supermoon" is not an astronomical term, so there's no official definition or guideline for how close the full moon has to be near the p...

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  • Don't miss this year's first and last supermoon
Don't miss this year's first and last supermoon

On November 14, 2016, the moon was closer to Earth than at any time in nearly 69 years. It will appear up to 14% larger and 30% brighter than normal. The exact moment of the full moon is the morning of December 3 at 10:46 a.m. Still, don't sleep on the supermoon expected Sunday: It's the only one we'll see for all of 2017. On Sunday, 2017's onl...

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  • Qualcomm sues Apple back; Piper Jaffray analyst predicts iPhone future
Qualcomm sues Apple back; Piper Jaffray analyst predicts iPhone future

Qualcomm filed a lawsuit against Apple in July, claiming that some of Apple's devices illegally use patent related to extended battery life that are owned by Qualcomm. Two unique things about this phone is that it's the first patent by Apple that lists micro-LED as one of the main display type for a foldable iPhone and uses liquid metal in the fo...

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  • Microsoft Edge is now publicly available on iPhones. Yay?
Microsoft Edge is now publicly available on iPhones. Yay?

Edge can sync your favourites, history, reading list and passwords to and from your Windows 10 PC. At the very least additions like Edge and Cortana to iOS and Android will make it easier for Windows 10 users to have their existing smartphones play nice with their PCs.

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