• Buhari jets out to London for 4-day medical check-up
Buhari jets out to London for 4-day medical check-up

When concerns began to mount on his whereabouts, the Presidency claimed he had a "technical stopover" in the United Kingdom, citing flight issues, only for revelations to emerge from the same Presidency, on Monday, that Mr. President went "missing" again". President Buhari told the Dutch Ambassador that following Nigeria's active participation in...

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  • PM Modi's visit seeks to bridge trust deficit between India and Nepal
PM Modi's visit seeks to bridge trust deficit between India and Nepal

Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli and Modi will jointly initiate two projects - the Ayodhya bus service and the Ramayana circuit project - from the temple premises. Also, Nepal will be the first South Asian country where the PM would be visiting thrice, the sources said. Certain changes in the existing pact are required for opening up the in...

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  • Rainbow Six Siege 'Operation Para Bellum' First Details Revealed
Rainbow Six Siege 'Operation Para Bellum' First Details Revealed

As the name implies, the new season will be set in Italy. The first of the game's new Operators came in February with Operation Chimera , but now Ubisoft is ready to introduce two more characters into the fold. There's no confirmation of what the intel gadget Ubisoft refers to is, but the popular theory is that it's a bulletproof camera that's b...

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  • Assam: Organisations in Brahmaputra valley meet Parliament committee over citizenship bill
Assam: Organisations in Brahmaputra valley meet Parliament committee over citizenship bill

Many organisations and individuals, who submitted memoranda to the committee, claimed that they were not given receipts and feared that their documents would not be considered when the JPC took the final decision on the bill. We are against this bill and will continue to oppose it. "Assam's language and culture will be affected (if the bill is en...

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  • Google News Merges with Google Play Newsstand
Google News Merges with Google Play Newsstand

Google is overhauling Google News to incorporate a wider array of sources, including magazine articles and videos, as the tech giant rolls out subscription support in its bid to improve relations with publishers. Newscasts bring together articles, videos, photos, tweets, and more surrounding one story. The more the app is used, the better it gets...

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  • SpaceX Expects To Launch First Manned Mission, Despite Safety Concerns
SpaceX Expects To Launch First Manned Mission, Despite Safety Concerns

With the U.S. government encouraging private players to enter the space sector, NASA is also looking at companies including SpaceX and Boeing - both of who have been awarded total contracts adding up to almost $7 billion - to take up projects including flying astronauts to the space station.

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  • Twitter are introducing encrypted secret DMs
Twitter are introducing encrypted secret DMs

But Twitter's decision to build an DM option with end-to-end encryption, will mean that the messages would be completely unintelligible to Twitter, or anyone else who does not possess the decryption keys. At the time, Dorsey responded that it was a "reasonable" request and "something we'll think about". Critics complain that Facebook's encrypted ...

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  • The Sun Will Become an Enormous Dusty Nebula When It Finally Dies
The Sun Will Become an Enormous Dusty Nebula When It Finally Dies

That's because the Sun is increasing in brightness by about 10 percent every billion years . The data model that the team created actually predicts the life cycle of different kinds of stars, to figure out the brightness of the planetary nebula associated with different star masses.

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  • Apple iPhone with triple-rear cameras may launch next year
Apple iPhone with triple-rear cameras may launch next year

As per the report, Apple's triple-camera iPhone will likely include a 6P lens design with up to 5x zoom capability and at least one 12MP camera. Largan reported the higher-priced lenses accounted for "70 to 80 percent" of the company's over shipments in April, while lenses for 8- and 5-megapixel cameras were down.

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  • Elon Musk Plans to Start Candy Company
Elon Musk Plans to Start Candy Company

It was then that the reason for Musk's newest inspiration came to be: Buffett mentioned Musk in a Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting when talking about moats , in this case, financial ones. "And he says that the best moat would be to have a big competitive position, and that is also right", Munger said. It's ridiculous, Warren does not in...

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  • Nintendo Switch Online services detailed
Nintendo Switch Online services detailed

Nintendo Switch Online App : Enhance your online experience for compatible games with this smartphone app . Thankfully, Nintendo has indeed been listening, and they've just announced that the Switch online service will allow users to back up their data to the cloud.

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  • Microsoft is Bringing Windows Timeline to its Android Launcher
Microsoft is Bringing Windows Timeline to its Android Launcher

All of these giant tech companies are amassing large quantities of data that they in turn use to improve their respective artificial intelligence technologies-these AI technologies are then used to create more compelling products, like Amazon's Alexa digital assistant, for example.

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  • Nintendo Is Recruiting Level Designers For The Legend of Zelda Series
Nintendo Is Recruiting Level Designers For The Legend of Zelda Series

The candidate will need to be able to communicate in Japanese, and will be provided with a housing allowance on top of a regular salary if necessary. This is great news as this means Nintendo is already thinking about releasing more games from the famous franchise.

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  • Amazon now offering deals on Fire TV, Echo, and Fire devices
Amazon now offering deals on Fire TV, Echo, and Fire devices

Plus get a 30 Day free trial when you sign up at Amazon.com HERE! The Echo Show is on sale for $159, this is $70 below the regular price. Fire TV and Fire Tablet devices are up for grabs at discounted prices as well. Other notable device discounts include the Amazon Key Home Kit with a smart lock and Cloud Cam, the Alexa-powered Amazon Tap port...

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  • Police face recognition misidentified 2300 as potential criminals
Police face recognition misidentified 2300 as potential criminals

Such a system would be very ineffective if it had a false positive rate of 90 percent but that's precisely what the Welsh police's system has. The police force began trialing the technology in June past year and used it as some 170,000 people arrived in the Welsh capital for the football match between Real Madrid and Juventus.

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  • Set Alexa as your default assistant on your Android phone
Set Alexa as your default assistant on your Android phone

But there were some concerns those commands would be awkward, and that integrations like this could be unnecessary too. If you're using a Google device but you're still not sold on the whole Google Assistant system, the good news is that you actually have other options.

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  • Windows 10 is Getting New Cross-Platform Experiences This Year
Windows 10 is Getting New Cross-Platform Experiences This Year

But Microsoft is not ready to give up on that idea anytime soon. The feature would also seem to complement earlier efforts Microsoft has made to integrate the Windows 10 experience with Android . The benefit here, though, is that the feature would be baked right into Windows. On Android, Timeline will be included as part of the Microsoft Launc...

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  • Niantic details this year's 'Pokémon Go' events
Niantic details this year's 'Pokémon Go' events

So far, we have details on the Safari Zone in Dortmund, and the Pokemon GO fest, once again taking place in Chicago. Other events will also be announced for Asian fans later this summer. The event will be held in the city's historic Lincoln Park, with a 1.8-mile walking course that, among the tree-lined greenery, will include exclusive acti...

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  • HMD Global Hints About the Nokia 5 (2018) Launch
HMD Global Hints About the Nokia 5 (2018) Launch

While it is still a few days to go (May 16) before HMD unveils Nokia X/ Nokia X6 in China, retailer Suning has joined the proceedings with a pre-launch promotion for the yet unveiled Nokia smartphone. The smartphone features a 6-inch IPS LCD with 18:9 ratio display of 1080 x 2160 pixels, and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The Nokia 7...

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  • Fitbit female health tracking goes live as healthcare apps start rolling out
Fitbit female health tracking goes live as healthcare apps start rolling out

You can check out our Fitbit Versa review for a more in-depth analysis of the smartwatch . Before Quick Replies , you could view messages on your watch but weren't able to respond to them. The five responses include: "Yes", "No", "Sounds good!", "Can't talk now, will reply later" and "What's up?" The menstrual cycle tracker also records det...

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  • How to watch Microsoft's Build keynotes this week
How to watch Microsoft's Build keynotes this week

Build 2018 will start on 7th and go till 9th May 2018. At Build 2018, Microsoft will detail how it using AI and machine learning to solve mission-critical problems and how the technology is being baked into core Microsoft products including Windows, Office 365 and Dynamics.

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  • Sensex surges 293 pts, Nifty above 10700 as bank stocks rally
Sensex surges 293 pts, Nifty above 10700 as bank stocks rally

The Sensex has so far touched a high of 35,061.56 and a low of 34,977.74 points. "Additionally, investor sentiment improved after a tepid USA job data which may slow down FEDs rate hike trajectory", said Vinod Nair, Head of Research, Geojit Financial Services.

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  • 11-year-old Tennessee girl finds rare 475-million-year-old fossil
11-year-old Tennessee girl finds rare 475-million-year-old fossil

Trilobites first appeared at the beginning of the Cambrian Period, about 521 million years ago and disappeared from Earth due to a mass extinction event that occurred 250 million years ago at the end of the Permian period. "She laughed and was jumping", Tammy Taylor said of Ryleigh's response when they found out how old the fossil was. "Maybe she'l...

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  • IPhone X Users Suffer From Broken Face ID: Apple Acknowledges
IPhone X Users Suffer From Broken Face ID: Apple Acknowledges

With a document reserved for the network of Apple Authorized Service Providers, Apple has confirmed that the problem exists and is linked to software updates. But although there's now no rivaling the complexity , convenience and security of Cupertino's 3D facial recognition implementation, no technology is ideal, and occasionally, Face ID is...

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  • This WhatsApp spam message may crash your smartphone
This WhatsApp spam message may crash your smartphone

A new forward message is doing rounds on WhatsApp that is causing the app to freeze up and stop working when the recipient taps on the message box. That means that the prank does work, though it doesn't appear to have any long-lasting negative effect on the app, nor does it seem to pose any danger to a user's mobile device.

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