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The entire MacBook line is getting updated this month, report claims

Finally, Apple may update its least expensive laptop, the MacBook Air, with a new processor as well. And lastly, the Korean report states that "the KGI Secu...


Ukraine accuses Russia of attack on president's website after web sanctions

Pro-Russian separatists purportedly backed by Moscow instigated a civil war in eastern Ukraine later that year, the likes of which has claimed at least 10,000...


Farmers body objects to commercial use of GM mustard

The GM variety of mustard was developed in India by a team headed by former DU Vice Chancellor, Deepak Pental. "They have failed in their mandate and goal for w...


Pope says he'll seek common ground with Trump, won't preach

Francis said proselytizing isn't his style — in politics or religion. "In speaking between ourselves, things will come out: I will say what I think; he will s...


Overwatch gets art book and comics anthology, due in October

Its description reads, " Overwatch has taken the world by storm, boasting millions of players and gaining critical acclaim". "In this attractive hardcover, B...


"Amazon Launches 'Echo Show,' A $230 Alexa Speaker With A 7" Screen

While the video calling feature isn't necessarily groundbreaking, it does open up a new realm of opportunity for the device and its mass market appeal. Amazon ...


China pressures South Korea about missile system

Xi congratulated Moon on his election and the leaders agreed to exchange special envoys as soon as possible, Yoon said. While South Korea, China and Japan all...


Mobile offering BOGO free deal on Galaxy S8 starting May 12

But overall, the Samsung Galaxy is a great choice of a smartphone, and one you should consider. Thankfully, Samsung seems to have solved this issue and is now...


Leaks suggest OnePlus 5 will be incredible -- and still really cheap!

Interestingly, Geekbuying went with the below image for its listing, despite noting that the OnePlus 5 will not feature a dual-lens camera setup on its rear. ...


Microsoft Touts Features of Windows 10 Fall Update at Build Conference

The tool will be part of a "Fall Creators Update" which will become available later this year to 500 million personal computers, smartphones and tablets power...


Microsoft's reveals Windows 10 Fall Creator's Update ahead of September rollout

A universal web clipboard was shown off, allowing users to cut and copy content from a Windows session and paste it into an Android or iOS app, using a Micros...


Liverpool thrash West Ham to close in on Champions League

Daniel Sturridge says Liverpool are ready to finish off their bid to qualify for the Champions League in style after routing West Ham 4-0 on Sunday. "We know ...


Izagirre wins stage 8, Jungels retains overall Giro lead

Team Sky's Geraint Thomas and Orica-Scott's Adam Yates were both brought down in a crash at the foot of a punishing 13.6-kilometre ascent up the Blockhaus when ...


Game tips: Thumper's 'rhythm violence' action heading to Nintendo Switch

Needless to say, fans have loads of game titles and exclusive content to look forward to. And players can use either Joy-Cons or the Pro Controller, depending o...


United Kingdom working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

The attacks apparently exploited a flaw exposed in documents leaked from the US National Security Agency (NSA). British based cyber researcher Chris Doman of ...


Google is doubling-down against fragmentation with Treble and Android O

In addition to Project Treble , Google is also working with its Android device hardware partners to directly implement any of their code changes into the commo...


Samsung Galaxy Folder 2: High-end Clamshell Phone To Launch In Korea Soon

An official of the local Korean telecom carrier first broke the news but could not commit to any specific launch schedule. In the United Kingdom, the Galaxy ...


Magnitude 6.8 quake hits off Antarctica -USGS

It was centered about 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) east of Bremerton and about 12 miles (19 kilometers) west of Seattle. University of Washington seismologist J...


USA astronauts begin 200th spacewalk at International Space Station

Whitson and Fischer completed the first and most important spacewalk task faster than usual. The spacewalk is the 200th in support of station assembly and ...


Snapchat's growth stalls in Facebook's shadow in 1Q report

In North America, Snap said it added 3 million daily users in Q1, reaching 71 million DAUs. But by then, Facebook had 552 million, more than three times as ...


Google Taimen Benchmarked With 4GB RAM & Android O

The source code on the website revealed three codenames: "Walleye", "Muskie" and "Taimen". However, the previous reports have consistently pointed out that the ...


Samsung launches a new 5100mAh Fast Charge Portable Battery Pack

While numerous Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) have been commercializing double camera portable frameworks for some time now, Samsung still can't seem t...


Judge approves emissions-cheating settlement for 3-liter VWs

Volkswagen, the best-selling automaker worldwide in 2016, could be forced to pay up to $4.04 billion if regulators do not approve fixes for all 3.0 liter vehicl...


Cirque Du Soleil, Microsoft Test New Hologram System as Set Design Tool

For Microsoft, building this ecosystem of mixed-reality applications and devices is now a major priority. In other words, Microsoft and Acer have something ...


Comey infuriated Trump with refusal to preview Senate testimony: Aides

He's highly respected. Very good guy, very smart guy. I can tell you also that Director Comey enjoyed broad support within the Federal Bureau of Investigati...