• Korea's media regulator to investigate Google's covert location data collection
Korea's media regulator to investigate Google's covert location data collection

That data is then sent back to Google, which may be an invasion of privacy, the report says. This means Google can access users' locations and their movements well beyond consumer privacy norms. Since January, all Android devices, even with location services disabled, were sending cell-tower addresses to Google. However, if an Android device were...

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  • Thanksgiving NFL games on Mexican TV
Thanksgiving NFL games on Mexican TV

In recent years, the NFL has added a primetime game acting as a second Sunday Night Football game on NBC . The action concludes with Houston in Baltimore for "Monday Night Football " in a matchup of two teams jockeying for positioning in the wild-card race.

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  • Steam Autumn Sale 2017 Starts, Coincides With Black Friday
Steam Autumn Sale 2017 Starts, Coincides With Black Friday

The last Steam sale ( the Halloween sale ) was a rather average given that most of the discounted games were horror games but this time around nearly everything has been given a discount. Also of note is the return of Steam Awards , with unusual categories like "no apologies" and "labor of love", not to mention "the world is grim enough".

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  • Xiaomi Mi A1 starts receiving Android Security Update for November
Xiaomi Mi A1 starts receiving Android Security Update for November

In this case, the update doesn't contain the security patches. It seems that the company is now starting to roll out a new update for the smartphone . Running Android 7.1.2 Nougat operating system, the device offers stock Android experience. The device comes with a dual rear camera setup with one 12MP wide angle lens and 12MP telephoto lens.

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  • AR firm sues Microsoft over HoloLens patent infringements
AR firm sues Microsoft over HoloLens patent infringements

According to the lawsuit filed by the CT based HoloTouch, the Microsoft device is an infringement of two of its patents . The court documents detailing the suit say that Microsoft filed a patent for the tech used in the HoloLens in 2013, citing HoloTouch's patents as "prior art", something that the suit says is evidence that Microsoft was awar...

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  • DB11 sales help Aston Martin to post record nine-month profits
DB11 sales help Aston Martin to post record nine-month profits

Aston Martin says that the goals of the vehicle were reliability and ease of control on the limit, boosting its usability for so-called "gentleman racers" in the amateur GTE-Am class. Lynn arrives at Aston Martin with a wealth of racing experience, having won the GP3 title back in 2014 and since gone on to enjoy success in LMP2 and Formula E, racin...

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  • Purported Specifications and Pricing of the Xiaomi Mi 7 Surfaced Online
Purported Specifications and Pricing of the Xiaomi Mi 7 Surfaced Online

Apparently, the Chinese behemoth has something else on its minds right now as there have been certain leaked prototypes of the next-generation Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 available on the Internet. According to the article, Xiaomi is also interested in the 3D face recognition technology of the iPhone X and will try to introduce a similar form of biometri...

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  • Santa Claus Parade Saturday
Santa Claus Parade Saturday

Firefighters from all three stations will be taking part in the parade for the second year in a row, collecting toys for the Salvation Army. To kick off a busy November 25, the Toy Trot for Toys for Tots will be starting 9 a.m.at Cadillac City Park.

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  • Pokemon Go Set to Finally Fix Raid System
Pokemon Go Set to Finally Fix Raid System

EX Raid Battle start times now take into account popular Raid Battle times at that Gym. Players who raided at a specific gym on a daily basis would fail to receive invites, while others would get invites from gyms they hadn't visited in months.

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  • New 'Pokemon Go' Event Tasks Players With Catching 3 Billion Pokemon
New 'Pokemon Go' Event Tasks Players With Catching 3 Billion Pokemon

The more Pokémon everyone nabs, the more prizes get dished out, including region-locked pocket monsters, like Farfetch'd (which will be available worldwide for 48 hours when players hit the top milestone). From now until Sunday, November 26, everyone is encouraged to catch as many Pokemon as they can. Reaching that 3 billion Pokemon goal could st...

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  • 'Sea of Thieves' (ALL) Technical Alpha Sign-ups Closes Next Week
'Sea of Thieves' (ALL) Technical Alpha Sign-ups Closes Next Week

Previously, Technical Alpha sessions would only go out to several thousand players at a time, with no guarantee that you would get in. As the Xbox One and Windows 10 exclusive moves toward its early 2018 release date, Rare is gearing up for the next play session, and it turns out anyone who wants to jump in will have the chance to.

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  • 2018 iPhone Could Have a First for Apple Phones
2018 iPhone Could Have a First for Apple Phones

New baseband chips from Intel & Qualcomm will significantly boost transmission speed of new 2H18 iPhone models thanks to supporting 4×4 MIMO antenna design: We believe that 2H18 new iPhones will upgrade baseband chips from Intel's XMM 7480 and Qualcomm's MDM 9655 in 2H17 to Intel's XMM 7560 and Qualcomm's SDX 20.

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  • Glamorgan Cricket: Australia's Shaun Marsh joins Glamorgan
Glamorgan Cricket: Australia's Shaun Marsh joins Glamorgan

Warner reportedly suffered a sore neck during a training session while taking a high catch at the Gabba on Tuesday morning. Marsh batted in the nets but complained of a stiff back afterwards. So I think he'll be all right". In-form opener Cameron Bancroft will make his debut, presented with his baggy green prior to the toss, while wicketkeeper ...

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  • Read this before you buy a new 4K TV this Black Friday
Read this before you buy a new 4K TV this Black Friday

Each is $800 or $1000 off their respective launch prices from earlier this year. The LG OLED B7 is the entry-level model in LG's 2017 family of OLED TVs and the real beauty of this TV is that it has the same panel and picture performance as the higher-priced OLED model in LG's range.

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  • Free content planned for Gran Turismo Sport
Free content planned for Gran Turismo Sport

With this addition, players can feel a sense of progression by simply climbing through the leagues. More races in each leagues will be added throughout 2018. A lot of players were also upset to discover that GT Sport was, essentially, an always-online game, with only Arcade mode being playable offline. The PlayStation Blog revealed that GT L...

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  • Hellblade reached half a million sales in 3 months
Hellblade reached half a million sales in 3 months

The video also goes on to tell that the game has raked in $13 Million in revenue so far. "Three months on and we are now approaching 500,000 units, which puts us beyond our break even and into profit". The final diary just arrived on YouTube today , focusing specifically on the game's launch. "The future isn't written and we don't believe that ...

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  • Discrimination Still Seeps into Facebook Housing Ads
Discrimination Still Seeps into Facebook Housing Ads

In response, the social network said it revamped its ad policies and tools to prevent that from happening. That they were approved will raise fresh questions over Facebook's determination and ability to police discriminatory, illegal and unsafe content on its platform.

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  • Google Play Black Friday deals include four months of free Play Music
Google Play Black Friday deals include four months of free Play Music

Google has joined the ranks of retailers and carriers offering deals this Black Friday . The most interesting deals during Google Play Cyber Week Sale are on premium game titles. Those deals are all available from Friday 24 through to Monday 27, but on Saturday 25 you'll also be able to rent any movie for 99 cents (and presumably a similarly...

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  • United Nations chief urges probe of migrants' sale in Libya as slaves
United Nations chief urges probe of migrants' sale in Libya as slaves

The African Union (AU) added its voice to the outrage that greeted footage last week of African migrants being auctioned at a "slave market" in Libya, and on Tuesday AU Commission chairman Moussa Faki Mahamat called on African countries to help.

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  • The iPhone SE sequel tipped to launch in Q1 next year
The iPhone SE sequel tipped to launch in Q1 next year

Thankfully, for those seeking an affordable iPhone update in the era of the £1,000 iPhone X, it appears Apple might oblige in 2018. The year 2016's launched iPhone SE was one of the most attractive deals for all the Apple fans who wanted to get in touch with iOS technology based smartphone at affordable prices.

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  • Alleged Samsung Galaxy S9 Case Render Show Dual Cameras, Repositioned Fingerprint Sensor
Alleged Samsung Galaxy S9 Case Render Show Dual Cameras, Repositioned Fingerprint Sensor

Powerful, compact versions of flagships seem to have been less forthcoming of late, but Samsung may be bringing them back. There is going to be a strategy change, though, since unlike what it did with the S8 and S8+ Samsung plans to differentiate more of the S9 and S9+'s specs.

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  • Surface Book 2 Battery Could Drain, Even When It's Plugged In
Surface Book 2 Battery Could Drain, Even When It's Plugged In

In other words, while the Surface Book 2 is well-equipped for gaming, sooner or later, you'll run into power-related problems that will either have you draining your batter or dropping frame rates. Consensus is the new laptop is created to supply 95 watts of power between the charger and the device, which is not sufficient to run the graphics card,...

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  • Dev claims EA fired Plants VS Zombies creator for objecting to microtransactions
Dev claims EA fired Plants VS Zombies creator for objecting to microtransactions

EA is now under fire for their heavy-handed implementation of loot boxes and in-game purchases in titles like Star Wars Battlefront II and Need for Speed Payback , but the publisher's love affair with pay-to-win schemes is hardly a new thing.

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  • Intel firmware contains serious Management Engine vulnerabilities, affecting millions of systems
Intel firmware contains serious Management Engine vulnerabilities, affecting millions of systems

Intel Management Engine firmware updates v11.0 through v11.2 had 4 vulnerabilities and 2 more were found in earlier versions of ME while 2 were found in Server Platform Services v4.0 firmware and another 2 in TXE v3.0. Intel ME has been a source of concern for security-minded users, in part because only Intel can inspect the firmware, yet many rese...

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  • Six dead in house fire in rural IL
Six dead in house fire in rural IL

The cause of the fire was under investigation. He said the roof of the home collapsed and there wasn't much of the residence remaining after firefighters put out the blaze. Ogle County Coroner Louis Finch said the bodies were so badly burned that his office will need dental records to determine identification. On Nov. 10, a fire in a two-story ho...

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