NZ unlikely to ban torrent sites

In an order handed down a few hours ago, Justice John Nicholas of the Federal Court ruled that The Pirate Bay , Torrentz , TorrentHound , IsoHunt and streaming service SolarMovie will all have to be rendered inaccessible to consumers in Australi... More..

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David Tennant is Your New Scrooge McDuck in DuckTales
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

David Tennant is Your New Scrooge McDuck in DuckTales

To celebrate the announcement, Disney XD also released this unbelievable video of the voice cast signing along to the show's original theme. I was already looking forward to this show, but it's just rocketed ...More..

Verizon Will Brick the Galaxy Note 7 After All
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Verizon Will Brick the Galaxy Note 7 After All

T-Mobile will be releasing it on the 27th, AT&T will release it on January 5 , and Sprint will be on the 8th. A few days ago we told you major carriers in the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), the Pip...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Trump to host tech summit this week

Billionaire entrepreneur and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk will also be attending it, reports the Wall Street Journal . Other tech executives slated to meet with Trump on Wednesday include Rometty and Microsof...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Twitter adds ability to broadcast live videos from app

Not to be left behind by Facebook Live, Twitter Wednesday unveiled a new live streaming service. "Twitter's already the place where people go to see what's happening". The move follows Facebook, which launche...More..

Snow makes for frowns on Northeast roads, smiles on slopes
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Snow makes for frowns on Northeast roads, smiles on slopes

An arctic air mass is due to arrive on Tuesday night , bringing extreme cold and possibly lake-effect snow on Wednesday , Hoepner said. Monday: Snow, as well as mixed snow and rain, changing to rain from ...More..

North California Hit by Powerful 6.5-Magnitude Earthquake
by | Monday, December 12, 2016

North California Hit by Powerful 6.5-Magnitude Earthquake

The depth of the epicenter was located 6.2 miles beneath the surface in a known divergent plate boundary. No damage or injuries were reported. As chance would have it, it's a small city, with just over 1,300 ...More..

Feathered dinosaur tail survives 99 million years trapped in amber
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Feathered dinosaur tail survives 99 million years trapped in amber

Scientists have found a tiny section of a dinosaur's tail trapped in amber , and not only that, it has feathers. Incredibly, the lead author of the new study , Lida Xing from the China University of Geos...More..

by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Windows 10 Enterprise demoed running on Snapdragon 820 chip

There's always been speculation Microsoft will bring its popular Surface line to mobile with a "Surface Phone" and recent patents , even alleged photos , suggest this awaited device could be on the horizon....More..

Pennsylvania Teen, 18, Streamed Fatal Car Crash on Facebook Live
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Pennsylvania Teen, 18, Streamed Fatal Car Crash on Facebook Live

Her passenger, 19-year-old Chaniya Morrison-Toomey, can be heard asking " Are you going live? ". Chaniya, in the passenger seat, asked Brooke as she held up her phone. Chaniya Morrison-Toomey (pictured) died in...More..

Police urge no rush to judgment in shooting of Reno student
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Police urge no rush to judgment in shooting of Reno student

Houston's past clients have included former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and Joe Francis, founder of the "Girls Gone Wild" video empire. " The kids take bullying into their own hands, and he was shot for it ", Laf...More..

United States marks 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

United States marks 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

Ray Chavez was out on a minesweeper, the USS Condor, in the early hours before the attack. Seventy five years after, Pearl Harbor survivors and veterans came together and were recognized in a ceremony the Veter...More..

Amazon to open grab and go grocery store with no checkout lines
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Amazon to open grab and go grocery store with no checkout lines

Using a combination of machine learning, computer vision, sensors and deep learning, the smart store is created to keep track of what users take off and return to shelves so it can track their purchases in a vi...More..

Arctic sea ice hits record monthly low for 7th time in 2016
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Arctic sea ice hits record monthly low for 7th time in 2016

In Antarctica, a continent that is nearing summer, sea ice extent was also unusually low for November. Agencies monitoring the phenomenon through the sea ice off the coast of Antarctica and Arctic noted record...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Fake news story about Clinton leads to shooting inside restaurant

A Salisbury, North Carolina, police report said Welch hit a 13-year-old pedestrian in October, but was not immediately charged. Police seized an AR-15 military-style rifle, a.38-caliber handgun and a shotgun. O...More..

NASA forges ahead with robotic space mechanic
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

NASA forges ahead with robotic space mechanic

NASA won't be making the entire Restore-L spacecraft on its own, though. NASA has awarded a $127 million contract to California-based satellite company Space Systems/Loral for giving shape to its robotic spac...More..

Google to reach 100% renewables across global operations in 2017
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Google to reach 100% renewables across global operations in 2017

The firm requires vast amounts of energy to store all the data from all its search engines and the 400 hours of YouTube videos uploaded every minute. Increasing the use of renewable energy has become a targ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

IPhone 6s battery failures continue, Apple says patch coming

The good news is that if your iPhone 6S battery is faulty for the above reason, Apple will replace it for free. In the latest statement released by the iPhone maker, Apple Inc. We've also seen reports th...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Buzz Aldrin Recovering After South Pole Medical Evacuation

Aldrin, who had been part of the Apollo 11 team and the second man to ever walk on the moon, has been posting lighthearted updates daily. Bowie, the singer and actor, released his smash hit " Space Oddity " a...More..

Powerful & Beautiful First Trailer for The Last Of Us Part 2
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Powerful & Beautiful First Trailer for The Last Of Us Part 2

He also confirmed that this game will exclusively continue the story of Ellie and Joel instead of jumping to other characters. After spending years on different ideas (and nearly giving up), we finally un...More..

Sunderland 2 - Leicester 1: Defoe condemns champions to another worrying defeat
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Sunderland 2 - Leicester 1: Defoe condemns champions to another worrying defeat

A Robert Huth own goal and Jermain Defoe's eighth strike of the campaign put them in charge although sub Shinji Okazaki's 80th-minute replay ensured a nervy finish. Vardy threatened three times with headers in ...More..

Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial

If granted, it would allow Bergdahl to avert a court-martial trial scheduled for April. However, if Bergdahl is found guilty of his two charges, he could face life in prison. Bergdahl's lawyer, Eugene Fidell,...More..

Twitter accounts of Congress, Rahul Gandhi hacked again, abusive tweets posted
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Twitter accounts of Congress, Rahul Gandhi hacked again, abusive tweets posted

The latest update had come about Rahul Gandhi that his Twitter Account is now get hacked by someone, who had tweeted abusive feeds so far. The hackers then identified themselves as Legion with tweets like, ...More..

Twitter takes new head of product from newly-bought startup
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Twitter takes new head of product from newly-bought startup

Kevin Weil, who now heads Facebook Inc's Instagram product division, was with Twitter for more than five years and was vice-president of product development before Seibert. Investors grew more impatient t...More..

US economy grew at 3.2 percent in third quarter
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

US economy grew at 3.2 percent in third quarter

On a year-over-year basis, goods exports have risen 2.6 percent . In the advance estimate, the increase in real GDP was 2.9%. Business stockpiling added about a half a percentage point to growth after bein...More..

by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Samsung Is Being Forced To Split Its Business In Half

Samsung's remarks come after USA activist hedge fund Elliott Management proposed in October the firm split itself into a holding vehicle for ownership purposes and an operating company. The prosecutors are inv...More..

by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Brightest moon in almost 69 years lights up sky around globe

But if you were disappointed in what you saw when you looked up at the sky Monday night - a totally ordinary looking full moon - you probably weren't alone. Supermoons typically cause no extraordinary effects...More..

New Facebook Malware Spreading As Image File That Downloads More Malware
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

New Facebook Malware Spreading As Image File That Downloads More Malware

Facebook will undoubtedly fix the flaw; The Social Network™ already warns users who open a browser javascript console to protect against malicious code. It has been around for some time, and sees users being se...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Tsunami warning issued after quake off Fukushima in Japan

Passengers crowd at Sendai Station in Sendai, Miyagi prefecture, northern Japan Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016 after train services are suspended following an natural disaster. The meteorological agency had warned that...More..

Facebook's Content Blocking Sends Some Very Mixed Messages
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Facebook's Content Blocking Sends Some Very Mixed Messages

Meanwhile, the three major companies, Google, Facebook and Twitter conform to censorship laws of other countries and block content that is against the law of the land when it gets a take down content request....More..