Facebook Announces First Quarter Earnings and Exceeds Expectations
- April 29, 2016

Its earnings per share at 77 cents beat Wall Street estimates of 62 cents per share. Facebook's total monthly active user base grew 3.77 percent in the first quarter . If the Class C proposal is okayed by shareholders, the company said it would issue two shares of Class C capital stock as a one-time dividend for each share of Class A and Class B stock. (more...)
Xbox One sales are up, hardware revenue is down
- April 28, 2016

Microsoft's Mike Ybarra tweeted : "In the next week or so you'll see a minor update to the system software in Xbox One". Most likely, this is referring to the second generation of the Xbox One , or the Xbox One Slim. In the fall of this year, The Coalition and Microsoft are planning to launch a major exclusive Gears of War 4, which should be capable of boosting overall sales while bringing the classic franchise to a new home console. (more...)
Nintendo to release its new 'NX' console in March 2017
- April 28, 2016

The new console, codenamed NX, was widely expected to hit stores this Christmas, though this new release window will give Nintendo time to finalise the hardware and polish its slate of launch games. Nintendo has announced that their upcoming console, code-named NX, will be released on March 2017. It's unfortunate as many bought a Wii U exclusively for Zelda , but not a decision that was overall that surprising. (more...)
Google, Ford, Uber form coalition on self-driving cars Google, Ford, Uber form coalition on self-driving cars
- April 28, 2016

These goals as set out by the coalition definitely will place self driving cars in a stronger position as they seek to take the lion's share of the road transportation sector. "Self driving cars can help save millions of lives as well as cut congestion in our cities", an Uber spokesperson said in response to an AFP inquiry. (more...)
Poised for precision: The new 2017 Porsche 718 Cayman Poised for precision: The new 2017 Porsche 718 Cayman
- April 26, 2016

Like the 2017 718 Boxster, the 2017 718 Cayman in base trim comes with a turbocharged 2.0-liter flat-4 making 300 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque. LED headlights with four-point DRLs are offered as an option. New wings and side sills are part of the updates as well. Big, big numbers for Porsche's junior sports vehicle, even with prior knowledge of the Boxster. (more...)
Users can swap faces with pictures on phone Users can swap faces with pictures on phone
- April 23, 2016

Users will also be able to swap their faces not only with their friends, but even with celebrities, cartoon characters and mythical creatures, as long as they have those pictures saved on the device. 5. This is it, your face will be swapped. You can now Face Swap with pictures in your camera roll using the latest lens on the image-based social media platform. (more...)