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Soulcalibur VI Announced With A Sick Looking Gameplay Trailer

Soulcalibur VI Announced With A Sick Looking Gameplay Trailer

The first Soulcalibur came to arcades in 1998, with its beloved Dreamcast port arriving the following year. Bandai Namco unveiled the next installment of their weapon-based fighting game series during the Video Game awards. It's set to release in 2018 for PlayStation 4 , Xbox One , and PC. Players have been able to select characters like Link from Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda in Soulcalibur II and Ezio from Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed in Soulcalibur V. Read More

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NASA Shares A Shocking Image Of The California Wildfires From Space

NASA Shares A Shocking Image Of The California Wildfires From Space

The active fire is orange and the burned area is brown, showing a huge area of destruction left by the flames. NASA and International Space Station astronauts have been sharing images of the California wildfires as seen from space. He also thanked the first responders and everyone working on the ground to help stop the fires. As of December 6, authorities state 65,000 acres have been burned and the fire remains zero percent contained. Read More

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Google Seen Readying Rivals To Apple Music, Amazon Echo Show

Google Seen Readying Rivals To Apple Music, Amazon Echo Show

Amazon announced today that its Music Unlimited service and the Echo speakers will be available in 28 new countries, primarily from Europe and South America, starting immediately. YouTube has reached out to artists to seek their help in promoting the new service, one of the people said. As per the report, YouTube will have to overcome various hurdles in order to meet the March 2018 launch date of the music subscription service. Read More

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HOW THEY VOTED: Most NY reps oppose expanding concealed carry gun rights

HOW THEY VOTED: Most NY reps oppose expanding concealed carry gun rights

Allen, a single mother of two, was arrested in New Jersey for unlawful possession of a weapon even though she was licensed to carry a concealed firearm in her home state of Pennsylvania. John Rosenthal, co-founder of Stop Handgun Violence, a leading gun control group in MA, which issued the statement Wednesday, noted that the bill is being brought forward after the horrific massacres at a concert in Las Vegas and at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Read More

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Apple is reportedly close to acquiring music-recognition app Shazam

Apple also now pays Shazam a small fee when the app identifies a song and sends a user to Apple Music to buy the track. The deal could be announced as soon as Monday. Representatives for Apple and Shazam did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Designed in London by a company of the same name that was founded in 1999, Shazam debuted in 2002 on mobile phones and used SMS texts to inform its users which songs it heard. Read More

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John Mayer hospitalized; Dead & Company concert Tuesday postponed

John Mayer hospitalized; Dead & Company concert Tuesday postponed

Dead and Company is next set to play Thursday in Orlando , Florida . FILe - In this April 7, 2017 file photo, John Mayer performs in concert during his "The Search for Everything Tour" in Philadelphia. John was hospitalized early Tuesday morning according to a rep for the singer. He was previously scheduled to perform a show in New Orleans with the Dead & Company, but that date has now been postponed. Read More

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Honor launches Honor 7X in UAE

Honor launches Honor 7X in UAE

It runs on Huawei's home-grown octa-core Kirin 659 processor clocked at 2.36 GHz and features a Mali-T830 MP2 graphics processor . Zhao said that Honor is the top smartphone e-brand in China in 2017 in terms of sales performance. Rounding out the Honor View 10's hardware is a 3,750mAh battery , which is smaller than the 4000mAh battery found in the Mate 10 series. Interestingly, the Honor 9i has the same camera combination to what the Honor 7x has, and it is the ... Read More

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Former NSA employee pleaded guilty to taking classified documents home

Former NSA employee pleaded guilty to taking classified documents home

The guilty plea said that between 2010 and March 2015, Pho removed and retained at his home paper and digital copies of USA government documents and writings containing national defense information. The guilty plea was announced by Stephen Schenning, acting US attorney for the District of Maryland; Dana Boente, acting assistant attorney general for national security; and Gordon Johnson, special agent in charge of the FBI's Baltimore Field Office. Read More

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Facebook rolls out messenger app for kids

Facebook rolls out messenger app for kids

The company spent months talking to parenting groups, child behavioral experts and safety organizations to develop the app, which should be compliant with the Children's Online Privacy and Protection Act. Facebook rolled out a preview Monday of Messenger Kids, a new app designed specifically for kids, allowing them to video chat and send message to friends and family. Read More

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Skywatchers: See full supermoon on December 3

Skywatchers: See full supermoon on December 3

Early forecasts predict evening showers so hopefully the skies will clear up enough to view the Supermoon. "It's a slightly bigger moon; I ain't using the adjective 'supermoon'". The moon will become full on Sunday and the best time to see it, if you're awake, will be 3:45 a.m. Monday. And get ready for a total lunar eclipse on January 31. Read More

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Micromax introduces Bharat 5 with massive 5000mAh battery; includes free 50GB data

Micromax introduces Bharat 5 with massive 5000mAh battery; includes free 50GB data

In terms of specs, the clear-cut victor here is the Redmi 5A which comes boasting of a spec sheet that embarrasses not just the Nokia 2, but also the Bharat 5 with the hardware it brings to the battle. The phone is available in only one variant of 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage . The Micromax Bharat 5 is clearly, an entry-level handset and sports a 5.2-inch HD (720P) display . Read More

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Google faces United Kingdom class action over iPhone data snooping

Google faces United Kingdom class action over iPhone data snooping

It claims between 2011 and 2012 Google used algorithms to bypass default privacy settings on the iPhone. Earlier this year, Google found itself in rough waters after the Information Commissioner's Office revealed that Google DeepMind, an artificial intelligence platform created to enable machines to learn things for themselves, processed almost 1.6 million "partial patient records containing sensitive identifiable personal information" as part of clinical safety testing and to confirm if the ... Read More

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WhatsApp finally lets you play YouTube videos within the chat

WhatsApp finally lets you play YouTube videos within the chat

It lacks the feature where a user can double tap towards the right to fast forward and double tap towards the left to rewind, like in the original app. "With picture-in-picture, you can also keep watching the video while you navigate to another chat", the new update read on AppStore. The iOS app update v2.17.81 has made it easier for users to record and send voice messages. Read More

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Million UK Uber Users Were Compromised In That Hack

Million UK Uber Users Were Compromised In That Hack

The October 2016 data breach of Uber's systems affected up to 2.7 million user accounts in the United Kingdom belonging to both customers and drivers, it has emerged. If the breach impacts at least 500 residents, the business must also notify the attorney general's office within 45 days. Under such a theory, he argues that Uber should face a penalty of several millions of dollars. Read More

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Apple releases security update to fix major operating system flaw

Apple releases security update to fix major operating system flaw

All local admin accounts (including the root account on Macs) should have unique passwords that are randomly created and regularly rotated. And this is not the first bug discovered in macOS High Sierra operating system. One Twitter user called Mike Hanley said: "This is not the password-less future we all had in mind". Indeed, the basic flaw is not something we've come to expect from Apple, but the company has moved quickly to address the issue. Read More

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Cybersecurity Experts trick iPhone X Face ID Technology with 3D Printed Mask

Cybersecurity Experts trick iPhone X Face ID Technology with 3D Printed Mask

However, with this research result, we have to raise the severity level to every casual users: "Face ID is not secure enough to be used in business transactions". The security firm suggested that only very high-profile iPhone X users-politicians, for example-should be wary of this kind of hacking threat, and that everyday users should not panic too much about 3D printed masks. Read More

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Microsoft Office Apps Come to All Chromebooks

Microsoft Office Apps Come to All Chromebooks

After a long wait time, Microsoft's Office apps are now finally available on all Chromebooks - though it'll be useless if you have a larger Chromebook . Over the past few years, Chromebooks have become much more than cheap laptops running a glorified version of the Google Chrome browser. Of course, Google's G Suite is still the more likely choice for a number of Chromebook users, but the ability to use Microsoft Office on a Chromebook makes them a potentially more viable option for ... Read More

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Impact of latest Uber hack revelations

Impact of latest Uber hack revelations

In addition, while the U.S. does not now have a federal law requiring companies to inform the public about data breaches , the vast majority of states have enacted breach notification statutes of their own - which are typically a lot stricter than a full year's time for disclosure. Read More

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Federation Internationale de Football Association reminds World Cup-bound Peru about government meddling

Federation Internationale de Football Association reminds World Cup-bound Peru about government meddling

The South American country won their spot at the Fifa World Cup finals last week when they beat the All Whites 2-0 in Lima, sparking euphoria in the nation's capital. "I don't read any meaning to the new rankings". Chile finished sixth in South American qualifying, behind Peru on goal difference. Having leaped from 44th to 41st spot in the rankings last month, a similar or greater leap was expected for the Nigerian team as they recently drew 1-1 at Algeria in a World Cup qualifier and ... Read More

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YouTube steps up takedowns as concerns about kids' videos grow

YouTube steps up takedowns as concerns about kids' videos grow

Wright states that the company has terminated 50 channels and removed thousands of videos, under an expanded set of guidelines for determining whether content endangers minors. "In recent months, we've noticed a growing trend around content on YouTube that attempts to pass as family-friendly, but is clearly not", wrote Johanna Wright, YouTube's vice president of product management, in a blog post dated November 22. Read More

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Tencent secures exclusive rights for PUBG in China

Tencent secures exclusive rights for PUBG in China

Chinese content authorities were said to have considered blocking " PUBG's " release because the game "severely deviates from socialist core values". PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will officially make its way to China, thanks to a publishing partnership between the game's developer Bluehole and the Chinese internet giant Tencent . Read More

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