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Secret Zuma Satellite Rumored to Be Lost


But on Tuesday, Northrop Grumman spokesperson Lon Rains declined to answer questions about the mission, including the failure or success of its launch, cost, exact government customer, and more. But as of now, Northrop Grumman has denied to make any comment regarding the Zuma mission and its fate. "We can not comment on classified missions". Read More »

Your Xbox is going to get a 'do not disturb' sign


Mini Game Hubs will let you see Looking for Group posts, your online friends, upcoming Achievements, and more. We're also getting Mini Game Hubs , which allow access to content from recently played games from a Game Hub without needing to exit whatever game you are playing. Read More »

Airtel ₹448 and ₹509 prepaid plans revised: Here's what has changed


Now here is what Jio has changed to disrupt the telecom tariff segment. Airtel's revised plans come just days after it launched the Rs 799 plan to offer 3.5GB 4G data every day for a period of 28 days. The validity of this plan will be 70 days. Users with a bigger appetite for data will also get a healthy boost. However, there is a daily cap of 300 minutes per day or 1,000 minutes per week of calls. Read More »

Nokia 6 (2018) announced with thin bezels and bothie camera


Nokia's new handset lands as a successor to last year's first-generation Nokia 6 , which generally scored well amongst tech reviewers. This facilitate easy one-hand operation on the Nokia 6 (2018 ). While the 2017 model had a front-facing fingerprint scanner, the latest version carries it to the back and also loses the capacitive keys in favour of on-display navigation buttons. Read More »

Ticket Service Fandango Adding Google Pay as Digital Payment Option


At the core, Google Pay is simply a combination of Android Pay and Google Wallet. Lastly, Instacart orders of at least $35 completed with Google Pay by January 16 score $10 markdowns. That's not all, as entering the promo code "GooglePay2018" at the Fandango app checkout until January 18 and completing a movie ticket purchase using Google Pay will net you a cool $5 discount. Read More »

SpaceX to launch mysterious Zuma payload Sunday


SpaceX is scheduled to launch a Falcon 9 rocket from Florida's Kennedy Space Center this evening, carrying a secretive USA government payload known as "Zuma" to low-Earth orbit. Air Force . The booster's two stages separated 2 minutes and 19 seconds into flight. We do know that aerospace and defense company Northrop Grumman procured Zuma's launch atop a Falcon 9 for the USA government - but we don't know which agency will operate the satellite, or if its mission is civilian or military. Read More »

Arsenal manager deflects criticism of his club's play


FA bosses have asked the 68-year-old to provide "observations" of events over the past week, and Wenger does not intend to backtrack on the comments made in the heat of the moment. Responding directly to the FA charge, he said: 'Yes I have been asked [to respond] and I maintain what I said in the press conference, 100%. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been handed a touchline ban for his behaviour after last week's 1-1 draw against West Bromwich Albion. Read More »

LG packs its first ever 4K projector for CES 2018

We'll have to check it out in person to know whether this massive peak light output is matched by decent black level performance to complete the HDR experience. In addition, the tech company has included a carrying handle, which makes the projector easier to hold and carry around. In fact, LG claims the ease with which the HU80KA projector can be used and installed happens to be the biggest USP of the device. Read More »

Apple's latest acquisition will bolster its tools for app developers

Buddybuild will remain in the same offices for now. Google Play Store continues to dominate the app market despite the tough competition from Apple's app store, which is obviously causing lot of anguish for the iPhone maker. Apple keeps 30% of the revenue generated by paid apps purchased in the App Store, leaving 70% for developers. Billions of dollars in research have poured into it. Read More »

Supermoon New Year's 2018 Tonight


According to EarthSky .org, tonight's supermoon will also be the closest perigee of the year. When this happens, the moon appears rusty, or blood colored. It may be cold outside, but you'll want to check out tonight's Supermoon/Wolf Moon. "At that time, the distance of the moon from the Earth will be 3,56,846 km". Read More »

PUBG Xbox Update Expands Squad Mode, Offers Players More Options


Though the patch should help smooth things out, there is more work to be done. Developer Bluehole has shared a list of patch notes for this new update, which is simply being called "PC 1.0 Update #1". As such, Bluehole and Microsoft have been working really hard to make sure that people know about the port of the popular game of 2017. PUBG Corp said that reducing lag remains a top concern, and that it will be analyzing and fixing other issues every day. Read More »

Huawei's 2018 roadmap leaked, includes four Honor and three P-series phones


The Chinese company plans to launch three P series smartphones - P Plus, P and P Lite - in Q2 2018. The new Huawei Mate 10 Lite comes from the Huawei Mate series, with its attractive design and performance that makes it the best category to meet all users' needs, whether for personal use, browsing or even finishing tasks. Read More »

Papa John's founder steps down after blaming anthem protests for slumping sales


And in the wake of his remarks - for which the company tried to apologize almost two weeks later - the white supremacist website Daily Stormer floated the idea that Papa John's was the "official pizza of the alt-right". We do not want these individuals or groups to buy our pizza", the company said in their November 5 statement. But the comments and negative sentiment sent shares dropping by as much as 13 percent the day the news broke. Read More »

Apple Admits It Slows Down Older Phones

Apple says the iPhone SE, iPhone 6 , iPhone 6S and iPhone 7 are all impacted. The update slows down the performance of the CPU when the battery gets old, but the company failed to alert all iPhone users on the true nature of the update. Read More »

Switching phone providers gets easier with text-to-switch rule


Lindsey Fussell, Ofcom's consumer group director, says: "Too many people are put off by the hassle of switching mobile provider. This will put an end to people paying for old and new services at the same time - saving United Kingdom mobile customers around £10m in total each year." . Read More »

Samsung unveils Galaxy A8 (2018), A8+(2018) with dual front camera


RAM : While the Galaxy A8 2018 will come with 4GB RAM , the Galaxy A8+ 2018 will be available in 4GB and 6GB RAM versions. The storage on both the devices can be extended to 256 GB via a microSD card. There you have it. What is notable from the launch of the new mid-end smartphone is that Samsung made the brand names of the Galaxy A8 and A8 Plus similar to those of its flagship smartphone Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus series. Read More »

Agency finds ENTIRE solar system filled with planets using AI — NASA announcement

This is one of two new exoplanets scraped from the massive archive of data from the Kepler space telescope by NASA's Andrew Vanderburg and Christopher Shallue of the Google AI team. The finding was made using data collected by Nasa's Kepler Space Telescope, a planet hunter that has spotted more than 2,500 confirmed exoplanets since its launch in 2009. Read More »

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to marry on 19 Could 2018


William presented the trophy to this year's victor Arsenal. Immediately, royal fans and global news crews headed online to book hotels for the big day. And Meghan - who was raised as a Protestant - will be baptized into the Church of England and confirmed before the wedding, although a date for that is yet to be set. Read More »

New Xbox Voice Chat App to Support Mobile Devices


The app is called as " XBOX BETA ", and it is now available for download on PlayStore and iOS Store. According to a report by Engadget , a new beta of the Xbox phone app has been released today by Microsoft, which includes support for party chat on mobile devices as well. Read More »

The iMac Pro could still be released before Christmas


Translation: it's a hulking great mega beast with astonishing power, a lovely screen and wonderful graphics. Apple's new iMac Pro , which the company calls the "most powerful Mac ever made", will be launching on December 14, Apple revealed Tuesday. Read More »

Nintendo Switch has hit yet another huge sales milestone


Nintendo's celebratory image for reaching 10 million Switch units sold. Nintendo thinks that the success of the Switch is thanks in part to the hybrid nature of the console. In that instance you simply lift the Switch unit out of its dock and you can continue your game on the go without any interruption. The Switch's most popular game, " Super Mario Odyssey ", sold 2 million units in its first three days, making it the fastest-selling title in the history of Mario's long and illustrious ... Read More »

Geminid meteor shower display from December 13 midnight


The best bet for seeing them would be to look in the darkest part of the sky, away from any artificial lighting. You should be able to see shooting stars as soon as night falls, but the best views tend to come between 2am and 3am. The dust and grit burn up when they run into Earth's atmosphere showcasing the streak of light. Phaethon was discovered by astronomers in 1983. This stunning wonder of nature takes place as our planet travels through the tail of an asteroid called 3200 ... Read More »

John Travolta Responds to Rumors of 'Gotti' Release Being Scrapped


But, in an interview with Deadline published Wednesday morning, Travolta pushed back, saying the speculation surrounding the fate of " Gotti " was "bordering on fake news". Travolta explained that he was able to find Ed Walson, producer of five Broadway plays and eight films, including the Woody Allen-directed flicks " Café Society " and the upcoming " Wonder Wheel ". Read More »

Portal Returns…. As A Bridge Construction Simulator?


It received a more fleshed-out sequel in 2011's Portal 2 , which received even more acclaim than the original. This will be the first Portal-related game that has been released for mobile platforms. Bridge Constructor Portal will introduce a portal gun to spice up the gameplay and brings players back to the Aperture Science computer-aided enrichment center. Read More »