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Former employees sue Google for gender discrimination

In August, for instance, a leaked "manifesto" written by Google software engineer James Damore criticized the company's diversity efforts as "almost like a ...


'Second Largest Black Hole' in the Milky Way Galaxy Found

Professor Tomoharu Oka and colleagues used computer simulations to show the high velocity motion, or kinematics, of the gas could only be explained by an inte...


Amazon adds multiroom audio control to Echo devices

Alexa customers will be able to access Cortana's features, including booking meetings, accessing calendars and reading email. Sonos joins an ever-increasin...


Unnamed Xiaomi Smartphone Announced for September 5 Release

Mr. Jain wrote in his tweet: "Save the date: 5 Sept 2017!" The press invite, reads "Join us for the launch of our first dual camera smartphone in India", in...


Facebook and Instagram services interrupted, users unable to post or browse

DownDetector, a United Kingdom site that collects reports of website crashes, said the issues started around the early afternoon (9.15pm, Singapore time). Revea...


Legendary Pokemon Mewtwo comes to Pokemon Go

We assume the unused Legendary Raid Pass asset will be used for this. These aren't much different than the current Raid Battles with the major caveat being ...


Bewildered Tourists Watch Migrant Boat Land on Spanish Resort Beach

Greece has had 11,713 people. "Some people arrive with little strength left, sometimes they got lost, lost the engine, don't have anything to eat or drink in...


Two arrested in the Netherlands over egg scandal

Fipronil is a common veterinary product used against common parasites, flees, lice and ticks, however it is banned from being used to treat animals destined ...


AMD RX Vega: What Gamers Need to Know

AMD will offer to consumer models based on the Vega architecture: the Radeon RX Vega 64 and the Radeon RX Vega 56. The RX Vega 64 has been priced $499 ...


LG V30 will go on sale from September 28 in the US

Android Authority has obtained the news from an exclusive source, which says the phone will be unveiled at IFA on 31 August, something that was confirmed follo...


Galaxy S8 Active leak shows rugged design, final specs

Due to the need to accommodate the S Pen stylus, the Seoul-based tech giant was reportedly forced to equip the Galaxy Note 8 with a 3,300mAh battery whose cap...


RIL acquires 25% stake in Balaji Telefilms for Rs. 413 cr

Gross refining margin, the profit earned from each barrel of crude processed, was at $11.9 in the June quarter, up from $11.5 a year earlier. During the June ...


Terminally ill British baby, family granted United States visa for medical treatment

Gard and his family have been at the center of an global debate over whether governments can make life and death decisions for individuals. The London legal b...


'Was not allowed to speak on Dalit issues': Mayawati on her resignation

I have fought elections and been a member of both houses and I have reached here because I raised the issues of my community. Later taking to media person...


Tekken 7 imports one of SNK's Fatal Fury fighters to its roster

Meanwhile many Tekken alums are still missing from the roster, including Julia, Ganryu, Anna, Baek, and even Zafina. Tekken 7's missing classic Tekken ...


Amazon - Developing new Messaging App called Anytime

On top of that, it will allow users to "encrypt important messages like bank account details". The new app will let users send messages, voice and video calls a...


Independent Analysis: Trump Budget Plan Would Not Cut Deficit

The CBO said Trump's decade-long spending plan would trim the current almost $20 trillion national debt by $3.3 trillion, not the $5.6 trillion the White House ...


Amazon Plans To Send People To Set Up Your 'Smart Home'

According to Amazon's website, the company's "Smart Home Consultation" allows customers the chance to pick specific in-home appointment times with an Amazon e...


Nintendo Switch Online App To Debut With Splatoon 2 On July 21

Finally, in a way, because by going to download the game Splatoon 2 Splatfest World Premier on the Switch eShop, it is possible to create his character, make ...


Expect more Super NES Classic units than with NES Mini

This is similar to the NES Classic , which Nintendo says that it had only planned to ship for the Christmas 2016 shopping season. It's small enough to fit ...


Apple Introduces 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Feature for iOS 11

Analysts expect Apple to show off improvements to Siri and advances in AR technology as part of the iOS 11 mobile operating system, which will hint at fea...


Siri, speakers and software: Highlights from the Apple show

But some tech heads reviewing the product said Apple customers might be disappointed by its lack of revolutionary new features. Like offerings from Google ...


PlayStation Plus Free Games For June 2017 Revealed Again

Killing Room 2 is a game from Tripwire Interactive. Killing Floor 2 is a first person shooter where you team up with friends and take down hordes of enemies. ...


New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

In addition, Siri on the HomePod can help you answer some of your most burning questions like, "What's the best Korean barbecue restaurant nearby?" or "Did th...


Developer earnings from Apple's App Store top Dh257B

Meanwhile, download rates are also said to be up significantly. That indicates that Apple has raked in some $30 billion in revenue over that time period, gi...


Virender Sehwag Among Contenders For India Coach Amid Row Over Anil Kumble

That leaves one to infer that he has had no message, so far. The Indian cricket board had invited applications for the post on May 25. There were no attempt...


Apple's Siri-powered smart speaker will reportedly debut next month

Bloomberg reports the device will have "virtual surround sound", with better sound quality than its closest competitors, Amazon Echo or Google Home . Apple ...


Iraqi troops push for last ISIL holdouts in Mosul

Speaking at a news conference in London, Dillon explained that the remaining ISIS militants control less than 10 square kilometers of the city, adding that clea...


American motorcycle racer Hayden 'critical' after crash

Hayden was struck by a vehicle while training on a bicycle in the Rimini region, requiring medical attention at the scene before being transferred to hospital. ...


HTC unveils U11 flagship smartphone

As mentioned, it is powered by the 2.45GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC. One with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage and other is 6GB RAM and...


Galaxy S8 DxOmark rating is lower than Pixel

There have already been plenty of leaks and speculation surrounding Samsung's replacement for the disastrous Galaxy Note 7, and every one of them show that th...


SpaceX Puts Another Payload Into Space

EDT from Launch Complex 39A on 15 May 2017 from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. In a launch that was viewed by millions of viewers across the globe, the...


See America's top 10 baby names for 2016

We took a look at how the popularity of the 10 most common boys and girls names in 2016 has changed over the last decade. Right behind Noah is Liam, Willi...


New Amazon Building In Seattle Will Include A Homeless Shelter

Perhaps now that Amazon has chose to take such a bold move, putting its own employees in direct contact with the shelter it's going to house, more companies wil...


Determined the best-selling smartphones in the world

If asked " what was the best selling Android smartphone in Q1 2017 ", many would think of Samsung's smartphones, but they would be wrong. Overall, OPPO R9s is...