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Dec 01 2017

Victoria's Secret models accused of racism over rapping video

Karlie Kloss fans pointed out while watching her backstage footage on YouTube that she had removed the clip of her fellow Angels rapping the N-word, though the footage ...

Dec 01 2017

Microsoft Edge steps out of beta; now out for Android and iOS

Microsoft Edge will pull up the reading and information right onto your screen. After introducing a closed testing programme, edge is finally available for public on Andr...

Nov 30 2017

Mobile phones dominate malls in US Thanksgiving holiday spending

Multichannel shoppers spent about $49 more than those shopping only in-store, and $82 more than those shopping online. From Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday , the...

Nov 26 2017

The best offers on PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One bundles and more

Additionally, if you want a nice indie game that can be played by everyone, you can choose Minecraft Story Mode , which is also available on Amazon and it only costs $30...

Nov 25 2017

Xbox Store Black Friday deals available until November 27

Vermintide is definitely the highlight of the month - a four-player co-op FPS that takes place in the world of Warhammer . Retailers from all around the world have go...

Nov 22 2017

Android Smartphones Stealthingly Sharing User Location Data with Google

The data collection was uncovered in an investigation by Quartz magazine, and Google confirmed that phones collect the addresses of nearby phone towers. With location...

Nov 21 2017

Rainbow Six Siege Year 3 Content Roadmap Announced

As expected, year three also adds two new operatives, both of which are "specialists in biohazard situations". Ubisoft had previously said it was hard to release new ...

Nov 18 2017

Dog owners have lower mortality

Researchers also found the lowest rate of cardiovascular disease was among owners of hunting breeds , which isn't surprising when you think about the high-intensity wor...

Nov 18 2017

Tesla to enter trucking business with new electric semi

Elon Musk's company Tesla has revealed its eagerly anticipated heavy goods vehicle and an unexpected sports auto, both of which run on electric power. "Electric motors...

Nov 17 2017

Secretive SpaceX Launch Code-Named 'Zuma' Rescheduled for November 16, 2017

A two-hour launch window for the company, which plans to launch a secretive spacecraft known only as Zuma, will open at 8 p.m. Wednesday. Why it absolutely needs to be ...

Nov 14 2017

Call of Duty: WWII is getting some much needed updates

When disconnected from the game after a match, the game does not give you credit for the challenges you've completed such as completing a win in a particular game mode fo...

Nov 14 2017

How to Fool Apple's Face Recognition Technology

The trouble with facial recognition is that too many humans have defining characteristics that can not be dissected by a machine-we look too similar. While apple says...

Nov 14 2017

KGI analyst expects three iPhones next year, two with OLED

The first complaints surfaced just hours after the iPhone X was released, however they've since been corroborated by a number of users, including those on MacRumors' ...

Nov 12 2017

Chinese Startup Bytedance Acquires Musical.ly for $800 Million

The app is one of the fastest growing mobile products in China - boasting 120 million daily active users in the country and on track to generate about $2.5 billion in r...

Nov 12 2017

Twitter facing criticism for verifying white supremacist organiser

For many users of Twitter , the elusive blue tick that comes with verification symbolizes a sort of social media holy grail. Kessler had deleted his account previously...

Nov 10 2017

Facebook Wants Your Nude Photos (for a Good Cause)

Adults who have shared nude or sexually explicit photos with someone online and now are anxious about unauthorised distribution can report images to the Australian gover...

Nov 09 2017

Sheep Can Recognize Obama's Face

Morton and her team are now studying sheep that have been genetically modified to carry the gene mutation that causes Huntington's disease . Sheep now join other anima...

Nov 09 2017

Xbox One X Is for Gaming Connoisseurs, Says Xbox Head

And if, like Todd, you're on an older Xbox generation or want to get a console for the first time, the Xbox One S is also a good option. After the event at the Micro...

Nov 08 2017

Google Search and Maps Now Show You Estimated Wait Times at Restaurants

Google announced today that it will begin rolling out restaurant wait time support within Google Search soon. Estimating the wait time for a table at a restaurant ...