• Cloudflare launches fast and privacy-focused DNS at 1.1.1.1
Cloudflare launches fast and privacy-focused DNS at 1.1.1.1

The decision to launch the new service on April Fool's Day is a curious one. "We talked to the APNIC team about how we wanted to create a privacy-first, extremely fast DNS system". Cloudflare DNS uses 1.1.1.1 and 1.0.0.1 for IPv4 connections , and 2606:4700:4700::1111 and 2606:4700:4700::1001 for IPv6 connections . So, now that the 1...

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  • Google Has Big Plans For India - Smart Speakers, Laptops Coming Soon!
Google Has Big Plans For India - Smart Speakers, Laptops Coming Soon!

The company may also launch Google WiFi in the country. Google is likely to be selling its gadgets online but the fact that Redington India is involved in the local launch of the Google Assistant-powered lineup also indicates both smart speakers will be available for purchase in a variety of brick-and-mortar stores throughout India.

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  • 'Out of control' space lab to become celestial fireball
'Out of control' space lab to become celestial fireball

Astronomer Jonathan McDowell, from the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, tweeted that it appeared to have come down north-west of Tahiti. It orbited about 217 miles (350 kilometers) above Earth for most of its time in space, but Chinese officials announced in March 2016 that the space station was no longer communicating with Earth.

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  • Facebook sued over Android app text and call info data-grab
Facebook sued over Android app text and call info data-grab

Even Facebook themselves recently admitted to logging phone call and message histories of some Android users who installed Facebook's messenger app or a lighter version of their app. iPhone proprietors weren't liable to having their phone calls and messages logged by Facebook's applications since Apple has more tightly security limitation...

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  • Chinese say space lab fall 'nothing to worry about'
Chinese say space lab fall 'nothing to worry about'

The bad news is that Cleveland is in the path of Tiangong-1, the Chinese space station hurtling toward Earth as we speak. It burned up much lower in the atmosphere than expected and more of it survived all the way to the ground. Though, the chances of anyone actually being hurt by the falling space station were less than a trillion in one, acco...

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  • Google Shutting Down Its URL Shortener service
Google Shutting Down Its URL Shortener service

The move is part of Google's effort to shift its focus to the Firebase Dynamic Links (FDL), which are meant to bring users to any point on the web and within an iOS , Android or web app using deep linking. "As we look towards the future, we're excited about the possibilities of Firebase Dynamic Links, particularly when it comes to dynamic plat...

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  • Rocky Mountain High: Marijuana-infused beer coming to Colorado
Rocky Mountain High: Marijuana-infused beer coming to Colorado

Federal law prohibits brewers from including the psychoactive compound THC in their beers, but Villa's product circumvents that because it doesn't actually contain any alcohol. Ceria Beverages is based in the Denver suburb of Arvada, Colorado . Villa is expected to introduce his marijuana beer in Colorado this fall, and then expand distributio...

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  • Huawei P20 vs Samsung Galaxy S9: the weigh
Huawei P20 vs Samsung Galaxy S9: the weigh

Another reason to believe this report is that Samsung is testing the phone's software sooner than expected which hints that the release date is near. Samsung has priced the 128GB variant at Rs.61,900 while the 256GB variant costs Rs.65,900. Well, as the production of display will be starting two months earlier, Samsung could launch the Galaxy...

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  • The Second Blue Moon from this March is Associated with the Easter
The Second Blue Moon from this March is Associated with the Easter

It will be the last blue moon for the next two and a half years based on the calendar of lunar events. How uncommon is that? The double blue moon is when two blue moons happen in a row and in 2018 the first blue moon was on January 31.

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  • Baaghi 2 opening day box-office collection: Tiger Shroff's film makes big money
Baaghi 2 opening day box-office collection: Tiger Shroff's film makes big money

The film has also beaten Salman Khan's "Kick" and Hrithik Roshan's "Bang Bang", to take the 14th spot in the top 15 highest opening days of all time. Directed by Ahmed Khan, the newly released Bollywood offering is expected to earn Rs 18 crore box office collection on 2nd day of release.

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  • China space station headed toward Earth -- will it hit NYC?
China space station headed toward Earth -- will it hit NYC?

In 2016 , China announced it had lost contact with Tiangong-1 and could therefore no longer control its direction, making predicting where it will end up hard. In 2001, the Russian space agency steered their 120 tonne Mir space station safely into the Pacific Ocean. Right now it's looking like it will land the night of March 31 or the morning of ...

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  • Google Play audiobooks updated with smart resume, bookmarks, and more
Google Play audiobooks updated with smart resume, bookmarks, and more

Now the service is getting a bit better. Here are some of the key battery-centric features of the new preview which will roll out for general public sometime this year. The new update also allows for playback speed to be adjusted between 0.5x to 3x, for those who want to speed through the boring parts or savour the good ones.

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  • Dying Light Adds Location, Mode, Enemy, and More in the Latest Update
Dying Light Adds Location, Mode, Enemy, and More in the Latest Update

Chief among the new features is the aforementioned Prison Heist gameplay mode, which tasks players with making a hasty break into the armory located on the game's new Prison Island location. Content Drop #5, also available now, brings Sgt. Deathrow - a previously unknown Demolisher mutation - to Old Town. He's tough but killing him will provide ...

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  • Apple Releases iOS 11.3 With Battery Health Feature, New Animoji and More
Apple Releases iOS 11.3 With Battery Health Feature, New Animoji and More

Apple has finally released its long-promised Battery Health menu, following the scandal when it emerged that the company was deliberately throttling the performance of some iPhones as their battery capacity declined. The data includes viewing of lab results, medications, conditions and more . The goal is to consolidate healthcare data in on...

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  • Siddaramaiah to contest from Chamundeshwari
Siddaramaiah to contest from Chamundeshwari

Kicking off his campaign in Chamundeswari constituency later on Thursday, The CM visited several villages, holding road shows, visiting temples, going door- to- door in some places and holding public meetings in others to win over voters. I have contested from Chamundeshwari seven times and won five times. I personally know the people of the consti...

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  • Boston Advisors LLC Increases Holding in Microsoft Corp Com (MSFT)
Boston Advisors LLC Increases Holding in Microsoft Corp Com (MSFT)

The stock increased 2.29% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $17.9. About 3.47 million shares traded. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 1.12% since March 30, 2017 and is uptrending. Steel Partners Holdings L.P. (NYSE:SPLP) has declined 1.67% since March 30, 2017 and is downtrending. Its down 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q3. It turned ...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9 might launch as early as July
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 might launch as early as July

The decision based on info that Samsung is pulling up the AMOLED display production for the Note 9 from June to April, reported Korean publication The Investor . It was revealed that the device might be unveiled with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box and feature 6GB of RAM. Having said that, the reason for Samsung releasing the Galaxy Note9 earlie...

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  • SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches fifth batch of Iridium NEXT telecom satellites
SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches fifth batch of Iridium NEXT telecom satellites

The satellites are part of an ultimate 75-satellite array being positioned for Iridium's "next-generation" communications system. The next few days will be especially busy for Elon Musk's rocket company, SpaceX , which on Friday plans to launch 10 satellites aboard a Falcon 9 rocket and on Monday send supplies to the International Space Statio...

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  • Tag: Huawei Enjoy 8
Tag: Huawei Enjoy 8

Lastly, the Huawei Enjoy 8e will be available for pre-order from April 8 and will go on sale from April 15 in China. Huawei Enjoy 8 is priced at CNY 1,299 around ₹13,500 for the 3GB RAM variant and CNY 1,499 around ₹15,500 for the 4GB RAM variant.

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  • Reliance Jio offers Rs 2000 cashback, 60GB data on Nokia 1
Reliance Jio offers Rs 2000 cashback, 60GB data on Nokia 1

The Jio Prime membership was introduced last February and is scheduled to end tomorrow, i.e, March 31, 2018. And as mentioned previously, new users will have to pay the Rs. Jio will be providing the users with Rs 44 cashback vouchers worth Rs 50 each which can be thus redeemed on subsequent recharges of Rs 198 and Rs 299 via MyJio app only.

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  • China's space station hurtling towards the Earth will land this weekend
China's space station hurtling towards the Earth will land this weekend

Tiangong-1 serves as a serious reminder, though, of the economic and political competition between the US and China . Out of range are Russia, Canada and northern Europe. It all depends on when the space station re-enters Earth's atmosphere, and this can not be accurately predicted yet. But now comes a warning. See the map below to find out if y...

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  • Astronauts venture outside ISS for spacewalk
Astronauts venture outside ISS for spacewalk

But once outside of the space station, the astronauts worked methodically and without incident to install wireless communications antennas, swap out the cooling system hoses and replace a broken video camera with a new one. Flight engineers Scott Tingle of NASA and Norishige Kanai of JAXA, Japan's space agency are training for the cargo capsule's r...

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  • Stormy Daniels' Attempt to Speed Up Trial with Donald Trump Gets Denied
Stormy Daniels' Attempt to Speed Up Trial with Donald Trump Gets Denied

In her interview, Daniels said she'd slept with Trump once, shortly after Mrs. Trump gave birth to the president's youngest son. Daniels received a $130,000 payment days before the 2016 presidential election for her silence and has sought to invalidate a nondisclosure agreement she signed.

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  • Apple watch will be more
Apple watch will be more

However, it's not clear if this will be done by reducing the bezels or moving away from the 38mm and 42mm sizing scheme Apple has relied upon thus far. According to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the Apple Watch Series 4 is going to sport a more trendy form factor design instead of the rounded square format it's been sticking to for 3 gener...

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  • Trump to impose tariffs on $50 bn in Chinese imports: White House
Trump to impose tariffs on $50 bn in Chinese imports: White House

It's been very expensive. Trump argued the action was meant to protect US industries from unfair competition and to bolster national security, but his decision brought some harsh criticism from fellow Republicans and roiled financial markets amid fears of a potential trade war.

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