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Apple sold 29 million iPhone X units during the holiday quarter, report

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It is also expected that the Cupertino-based tech giant will soon make public its yearly earnings on the 1st of February. The sales of iPhone X were very good in the US. Parsec Financial Management Inc. now owns 292,615 shares of the iPhone maker's stock valued at $45,098,000 after buying an additional 9,445 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Microsoft Launches Xbox One X in India

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If you reserved the game at retail, you'll need to redeem the code you received for the Black Dog cosmetic pack on the Microsoft Store (PC) or Xbox Store ( Xbox One ) before installing the beta. The service may also be an attractive selling point for prospective Xbox owners who can catch up on games they may have missed and play new games for a pretty low monthly fee. Read More »

Google Play Books now offers audiobooks

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Audiobooks on Google Play should be available today in 45 countries and in nine languages. Users will be able to resume listening where they left off regardless of whether their the book is loaded onto an Android , iOS , Chromecast, Android Auto or Android Wear device . Read More »

Apple to release an entry-level 13 inch MacBook later this year

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A new report suggests that the Cupertino giant is planning to introduce a new entry-level MacBook this year primarily to replace the Air series. GIS first began supplying the displays for existing MacBooks in the fourth quarter of 2017. Rumours of the MacBook Air's death have been circulating for some time. Its latest report has few details, but it seems like Apple's next MacBook will likely replace the existing 13-inch MacBook Air. Read More »

Replacement iPhone battery explodes after man took a bite

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The video has gained over 4.5 million views since it was posted on January 20. So what caused the explosion other than the fact that batteries were never created to be taste tested? Lithium-ion batteries are, of course, known for not being the most stable things around. Read More »

Apple's HomePod Will Finally Be Available On February 9

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France and Germany in the spring. The what Pod? The HomePod is Apple's forray into integrated home automation and audio, in a similar vein to the Amazon Echo and Google Home . As we expected, Siri is embedded in the HomePod , so users can get updates on news, send messages etc. The device features 7 tweeters, and can apparently produce accurate, deep bass tones via a motor that can drive the diaphram 20mm, which Apple is claiming is a first for a speaker of this size. Read More »

Apple To Discontinue Original IPhone X Later This Year

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Moreover, the report also suggests that the Cupertino based tech giant will ship around 18 million iPhone X units in the first calendar quarter of 2018. First of all, a study over at ZDNet discovered that the iPhone X battery doesn't last almost as long as consumer had been led to believe. A separate report from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) noted that Apple's latest iPhones accounted for a smaller proportion of US sales in the final quarter of 2017 than in the same ... Read More »

Local Volunteers to Conduct Annual Homeless Count

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The K-Count is a point-in-time snapshot of homeless people in each county in the state except Fayette and Jefferson counties. This will help minimize the number of individuals and families experiencing homelessness and, in turn, reduce the inefficient and costly use of other valuable resources in the community, the press release stated. Read More »

Alia Bhatt Grooves At Friend's Wedding

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To complement her look, she chose silver maangtika with dangle earrings. She shared her pictures with the bride Kripa Mehta on her social media Instagram handle. She looked absolutely stunning. No matter what you do or where in the world you are, your best friends wedding is one event you wouldn't want to miss for the world. Read More »

Facebook invents a new unit of time called Flicks

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Christopher Horvath , a former architect with Facebook's Story Studio virtual reality short films studio, is one of the creators of the "flick". On GitHub, flicks is linked to the Oculus VR division of Facebook, which would suggest that it could be a good tool and measurement to help get frames in order when producing 360 videos and content for virtual reality (VR) use. Read More »

Rust will leave Early Access in February, but it's not finished yet

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The developers stress that the game is not "finished". Based on the blog post on the official site , it sounds like this was an opportunity to push the price of the game up even though it's not complete, and may never be. As they put it, "Think of it more like we're leaving Prototyping and entering Alpha". Compare the game now to how it was when we entered Early Access. Read More »

The Xbox One X is now in India, priced at Rs. 44990

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It will also go on sale at specialty gaming stores all over the country. The console is the only product in the world that packs all of the following features including 4K gaming, a built-in 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player, 4K streaming capabilities, High Dynamic Range support for gaming and video and premium audio with Dolby Atmos support. Read More »

Integral Memory intros the 512GB microSDXC V10 UHS-I U1 card

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It was in November 2017 only, when we heard about SanDisk unveiling the world's highest capacity 400GB microSD card . This could be good news for those who are annoyed of carrying too many microSD cards for storing their data. It is created to increase the storage capacity of Android devices and tablets, as well as, other forms of consumer tech including action cameras, drones, DSLRs, etc. Read More »

South Korean Protesters Burn Kim Jong-un Poster

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Earlier this month , the Koreas held their first official talks in more than two years, with the North showing interest in sending a delegation of athletes, a 230-person cheering squad and high-ranking government officials to the games. Read More »

Opera adds Bitcoin mining protection to its mobile browser

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According to many reports, as many as 3 million websites today are mining cryptocurrencies using their visitors' device processors, and Monero is one of the most mined coins, as the privacy coin's blockchain is created to use the optimal processing power of devices. Read More »

New Sony Xperia smartphone with 5.7 Inch display passes through FCC

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The smartphone will come with a single port which will be used for both charging and listening to music. Sony put out some new phones at CES 2018 , but if the reports are to be believed, the Japanese manufacturer is set to launch its 2018 flagship phone at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next month. Read More »

This is what the Xbox Watch could have looked like

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What's not clear is exactly did this watch have going for gamers with it being called the Xbox Watch - so is that why it ended up as the Microsoft Band? If you follow consumer electronics news closely, you might be familiar with such a device. Read More »

Don't screw gamers because of cryptocurrency miners — NVIDIA to retailers

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Nvidia is asking retailers to sell a maximum of two graphics cards (of the same model) per person, in an effort to cut back on bulk orders from virtual currency miners. For example , Overclockers has Asus' take on the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti priced at £929, a few quid more than on Asus' own online store. That lead to price hikes and for those looking to upgrade, unless you were looking to buy the less efficient mining hardware found at the bottom or top-end of the price spectrum, you were ... Read More »

Google's self-driving cars are coming to Atlanta

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Noting that now that it has an entirely autonomous fleet on public roads in Arizona , it was looking to expand to more cities, and Atlanta is the first city it is expanding too. Unfortunately, we know little else about the Atlanta tests aside from the location, but the rollout should be soon. "Atlanta is a major hub for technology and innovation, and a natural fit for Waymo's testing program", Waymo said on Twitter. Read More »

New Overwatch skins teased ahead of tomorrow's cosmetics update

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The theme park-style map pays homage to multiple Blizzard franchises, including StarCraft, Warcraft and Diablo . "Charge the gates of Stormwind, sneak through the Nexus Experience, and guide the payload through areas filled with high ground, flanking routes, and environmental hazards". Read More »

South Korea in a swoon as megastar from North visits

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At the talks, the North Korean side said the program will likely consist of "folk songs and masterpieces that fit the theme of unification and are well known to both South and North Koreans". Hyon's visit is part of a series of agreements produced by breakthrough inter-Korean talks this month. Demonstrators on Monday burned a photo of the North Korean leader during a rally in Seoul against North Korea's participation in the upcoming Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang in South Korea. Read More »

By 2020 One Million People Will Have Been Enhanced Digitally- Facebook

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Courses will be available online and in-person, with the business-focused classes exploring ways to increase their digital footprint and reach more customers. Almost 35% of SMBs on Facebook surveyed in France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain and the United Kingdom say they built their business on Facebook . Read More »

Investigations continue following a fatal shooting incident in Dublin

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He told the court Patrick Hutch's brothers were certainly on his radar: Gary Hutch was shot dead in 2015 while Derek, or Del Boy Hutch, is serving a lengthy prison sentence. As well as this, Gardaí will be looking to step up security around the Criminal Courts of Justice in central Dublin where a Kinahan-Hutch feud-related trial is now under way. Read More »

These Bharti Airtel plans now give more data, calling benefits

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Airtel's revised plan now competes directly with Jio's existing Rs 399 plan. Keeping up the competition from Reliance Jio , Bharti Airtel , India's telecom major has tweaked a few monthly prepaid plans to include more benefits. It has also lowered rate of 1 GB data to Rs 4 for a validity plan of 1 Day. The validity for this pack was 70 days which was only recently increased from 28 days earlier this month. Read More »

Vivo X20 Plus UD to be officially launched on January 24

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The X20 Plus UD is the first ever commercial smartphone to feature the under display fingerprint sensor . Compared to the regular capacitive fingerprint sensors , the under display fingerprint sensor will be slightly slower to unlock the device. Read More »

First 2019 Mustang Bullitt Sells Big for Charity

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The 2019 Mustang Bullitt will feature all the Mustang GT Premium and Performance Package content to give drivers a classic-looking muscle vehicle on the outside, with all the modern luxuries on the inside. At this stage, no official pricing details for the 2019 Mustang Bullitt have been announced but this $300,000 price tag is sure to be well over triple the retail price. Read More »