• Instagram Is Clamping Down on Sneaky Sponsored Posts
Instagram Is Clamping Down on Sneaky Sponsored Posts

Though many celebs took down their questionable posts back in May after the FTC issued them personal warnings, huge penalties have been issued by the agency in the past for similar violations. "In the coming weeks, you'll start to see a new " Paid partnership with " tag on posts and stories" that are sponsored ", according to a post on Inst...

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  • It's safe to buy a new Mac or iPad again
It's safe to buy a new Mac or iPad again

Personal interest aside, does the new iPad Pro change things in the tablet market? The 9.7-inch Pro had it situated next to the rear-facing camera while the 10.5-inch Pro plopped it down next to the selfie camera. For those reasons, I was willing to sacrifice that extra screen space for the portability that the 9.7-inch version offered. So whet...

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  • E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Revealed
E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Revealed

Super Mario Odyssey got new gameplay footage, showing off the hat capture mechanic where Mario can transform into a ton of enemies and objects throughout the world by tossing his hat. It also lets them attack enemies, protecting the person playing as Mario . The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is getting two new content packs, due out...

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  • Instagram brings in a new update
Instagram brings in a new update

Check out the new feature on the new Instagram 10.21 update immediately and give us your views after the jump. And the feature is now available for download on the regular version of the app. It will then be moved to the Archive section and not in your main profile anymore. Once photos are archived they'll go into the archive , a part of y...

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  • Reality Mario Kart Is Coming to a Japanese Arcade
Reality Mario Kart Is Coming to a Japanese Arcade

The game is shown partway through the above trailer, which also shows off an Evangelion VR experience that has me checking my bank account and wondering if I can afford another holiday to Japan. But unlike driving while watching the action through a monitor, players using 3-D headsets will feel like they are actually driving Mario's go-kart in a ...

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  • Amazon's latest Alexa wand lets you order groceries by voice command
Amazon's latest Alexa wand lets you order groceries by voice command

Users can purchase items by voice or by scanning a bar code, adding it to your shopping list or checking out automatically. The Dash Wand can be placed on the fridge , hung in the bathroom or placed anywhere in the house, as it does not to stay plugged into the wall.

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  • Twitter Formally Unveils Circular Redesign for iOS and Android Apps
Twitter Formally Unveils Circular Redesign for iOS and Android Apps

Since the significance of the changes seems dubious-at-best, Twitter users have been poking fun at the update all afternoon with " Old Twitter vs New Twitter ". But Apple's Safari View Controller also makes it easier to view web pages within apps without ads. The question really then is how much resonance will this have with the about 328 mi...

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  • ED files charge sheet against Mallya, others in KFA-IDBI PMLA
ED files charge sheet against Mallya, others in KFA-IDBI PMLA

Mallya is reportedly being chased by authorities for over a billion dollars he owes to banks from his failed Kingfisher Airlines company. London , June14:The Indian government and its Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) cut a sorry figure in a British court on Tuesday in their much-hyped effort to extradite embattled businessman Vijay Mally...

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  • IOS 11 on the iPad is all kinds of awesome
IOS 11 on the iPad is all kinds of awesome

Below, here are the features of iOS 11 we're looking forward to the most. Users have the option of sending an auto reply to contacts listed in "Favorites" to let them know they are driving and cannot respond while the vehicle is moving.

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  • Billionaire Bloomberg pledges $15 million to United Nations for climate change
Billionaire Bloomberg pledges $15 million to United Nations for climate change

She was referring to statistics that Trump cited in announcing the US withdrawal and which are disputed by environmentalists, according to a report in the Washington Post. On Thursday, he was the most vocal of European leaders in criticising Trump's decision and in vowing to defend the Paris agreement. Ramping up South African efforts to comba...

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  • NVIDIA bundles Destiny 2 with GTX 1080, GTX 1080 Ti
NVIDIA bundles Destiny 2 with GTX 1080, GTX 1080 Ti

However, while you will need to wait that long to play the full game, you can get a chance to take part in the beta which will take place in July for console gamers and in August for PC gamers . Another valid reason for keeping the framerate at 30 fps on the Xbox One X is simply supporting the older Xbox One . That's the same frame rate the s...

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  • The most awaited gaming console launched
The most awaited gaming console launched

The One X is also 31% faster than Xbox One and offers 4.6x more graphics performance. Although the One X looks set to redefine the limits of console hardware, it was originally meant to do much more . Unless you've already invested in an ultra-high-definition setup with support for 4K and HDR, you won't be able to see the difference without lo...

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  • Russian Hackers Have Power To Take Down Electrical Grids
Russian Hackers Have Power To Take Down Electrical Grids

Ominously dubbed "Industroyer", it is capable of doing significant damage to electric power systems as it can directly control electricity substation switches and circuit breakers. The malware samples were first obtained by ESET , a Slovakian research firm, which shared some of them with Dragos . It remains unknown if the Ukrainian power gri...

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  • Moto Z2 Specifications Emerge; To Launch on 27 June
Moto Z2 Specifications Emerge; To Launch on 27 June

But at least according to the leaked poster for the event, it looks like we'll see more additions to the company's Z2 lineup for 2017. As per the leak, the premium device will feature Snapdragon 835 processor coupled with 6GB RAM. Now it looks like we have some more information on the specifications on the Moto Z2 , the handset will apparent...

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  • DOOM VFR Demonstrated at the Bethesda E3 2017 Showcase
DOOM VFR Demonstrated at the Bethesda E3 2017 Showcase

Then, in true Bethesda fashion, you start fighting. The game takes you on the quest to save your daughter as Sebastion you will embark your way back into the nightmare realm on October Friday The 13th. Here the issue wasn't too little information, but too much-in only eight minutes or so the trailer jumps between half a dozen different parts of the...

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  • Singapore PM Called
Singapore PM Called "Big Brother Omnipresent" By Siblings Worried About Surveillance State

Lee's siblings, in their statement, also claimed Hsien Yang will be leaving Singapore as they feared "the use of state organs" against them and Hsien Yang's wife. He said he would continue to uphold meritocracy as a fundamental value of Singaporean society. My siblings' statement has hurt our father's legacy.

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  • Minecraft is going Cross-Platform and 4K
Minecraft is going Cross-Platform and 4K

To signify the decision to unify the many versions of Minecraft , the console versions of the game will be renamed. According to the hype, this will happen later this summer as a part of a big update planned by Minecraft which was whimsically named " Better Together ".

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  • IOS 11 Brings FLAC File Support to iPhones and iPads
IOS 11 Brings FLAC File Support to iPhones and iPads

IOS 11 is now going through developer testing and, while we expect Apple to add features closer to the launch of its new iPhones, it has already highlighted some of the big changes you can expect. But the biggest changes for Siri will be under the bonnet, powered by machine learning and artificial intelligence. Many routers even have QR cod...

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  • Apple Announces New 'Homepod' Smart Speaker
Apple Announces New 'Homepod' Smart Speaker

Apple made it clear during the unveiling of the HomePod that the new speaker is predominately focused on giving users a better music experience. HomePod is a pill shaped home speaker that is more than just a speaker , with an A8 chip and 7 beam-forming tweeters along with a thick 4inch woofer, which delivers a powerful yet clean bass ...

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  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR Announced for PlayStation VR
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR Announced for PlayStation VR

Bethesda said the game will also be compatible with other Amiibo from The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild , Super Smash Bros. series , the 8-bit Legend Of Zelda 30th Anniversary Amiibo and the Zelda series. In a short trailer, we got a look at how Skyrim on Nintendo Switch will take advantage of some of the Switch's more indi...

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  • New Google hire points to custom chips in next Pixel
New Google hire points to custom chips in next Pixel

Notably, word of Google's interest in designing its own chips first surfaced back in late 2015. Indeed, every time a new iPhone hits the market, it absolutely obliterates rival devices performance-wise. Read the full Variety report. As you can imagine, though, Google will likely make a very big deal about this, so don't think we won't know when G...

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  • Happy With Apple? Consider Tipping Its App Providers
Happy With Apple? Consider Tipping Its App Providers

Chinese app-developers argue that users are simply showing their appreciation by tipping the authors of articles or other content or service providers, but Apple believes tipping is just like buying a song or a piece of video. Developers do it because getting reviews and ratings on the App Store can be a big key toward developing a reputation for...

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  • Cyberattacks: Microsoft releases new Windows XP security patches
Cyberattacks: Microsoft releases new Windows XP security patches

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . Microsoft says this move to release security updates for platforms not in extended support "should not be viewed as a departure from our standard servicing policies", and that this is an exception based on intelligence that led it to believe government organizations may use these new vulnerabiliti...

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  • Nintendo E3 2017 Spotlight wrap-up
Nintendo E3 2017 Spotlight wrap-up

In other Marvel game news, two new trailers were released today for Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite , highlighting the many characters showing up for the latest iteration of the hit series. In this intense, side scrolling platformer players will take the role of legendary bounty hunter, Samus Aran and take on the Metroid menace. Nintendo say...

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  • Starlink: Battle for Atlas Announced for Fall 2018 Release
Starlink: Battle for Atlas Announced for Fall 2018 Release

In a gimmick a lot like amiibo, you can use collectable starship toys and have them replicated in the game. While the trailer looks good and I definitely like the idea of playing this on the go in my Nintendo Switch, it's still a Toys to Life-style game.

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  • Aaargh! Ubisoft's Skull & Bones Brings All The Pirate Action
Aaargh! Ubisoft's Skull & Bones Brings All The Pirate Action

Unlike Assassin's Creed , Skull & Bones will be a multiplayer game. Skull and bones is coming in the Fall of 2018 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. Skull and Bones is a multiplayer pirate game set in the Indian Ocean, that's described as "an untamed frontier full of lavish riches". The entire open-world game is based in a shared world that ...

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  • Hyundai Kona Debuts Fresh Face, New Small SUV Platform
Hyundai Kona Debuts Fresh Face, New Small SUV Platform

On the inside, the Kona will come with a list of tech goddies. Chung Eui-sun, vice chairman of Hyundai Motor Group, introduces the Kona compact SUV during a world premiere event held at the Hyundai Motor Studio in Goyang, Gyeonggi Province.

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  • Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C
Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C

The iOS update will be available free to iPhone, iPad , and iPod users sometime this fall, Apple said . Apps can be viewed side by side without having to close or toggle between them. If you are now using the iOS 11 beta, you can find the Offload Unused Apps feature by opening the Settings app , and tapping on General . Although these...

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  • Apple is going to stop app developers from harassing you
Apple is going to stop app developers from harassing you

In addition, iOS 11 will use High Efficiency Image File Format (HEIF) that reduces file size for photos as well as videos. While iOS 11 may not single-handedly course correct that dip, borrowing features from the Mac is a smart move-after all, with more than three decades under its belt, it's clear that Mac has staying power.

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  • IOS 11 Will Not Support 32-bit Processors
IOS 11 Will Not Support 32-bit Processors

The iPad's new camera has an aperture upgrade from f/2.2 to f/1.8, and in fancy photography terms, that means you can take some killer selfies in low-light conditions. Moreover, interface for weather app, mail, safari and photos app also get changes and additions. Both Gruber and Troughton-Smith speculate Apple is unsure if the feature will...

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