Jacob Zuma charged with corruption, linked to 90's arms deal

Last month, prosecutions chief Shaun Abrahams - dubbed "Shaun the Sheep" for his loyalty to Zuma during his presidency - ordered that Zuma be charged with fraud, corruption and money laundering. Upon exiting the court, Zuma told a rapturous crowd o... More..

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Tim Tebow Hits Homer in First Double A At-Bat With Binghamton
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Tim Tebow Hits Homer in First Double A At-Bat With Binghamton

Tebow plays for the Mets' Double-A affiliate Binghamton Rumble Ponies. The Sea Dogs opened the season in Binghamton with a game against Tebow's Rumble Ponies. He mashes a two-run homer to left field. Tebo...More..

Astronomers discover a clump of black holes around our galaxy's center
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Astronomers discover a clump of black holes around our galaxy's center

But if you took the equivalent space around Earth there would be zero black holes, not thousands, Hailey said . But they hadn't seen evidence of them in the Milky Way core until now. So looking for isolat...More..

Apple is experimenting with touchless gestures and curved screen iPhones
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Apple is experimenting with touchless gestures and curved screen iPhones

But, again, don't expect these features to be included in this year's new iPhones . The screen curvature is reported to bend inward gradually from top to bottom, unlike Samsung phones which curve on the sc...More..

Spotify soars to value over $26 billion in stock debut
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Spotify soars to value over $26 billion in stock debut

Morris is feeling quite bullish on Spotify's future prospects, and he points to the fact that the streaming music service offers up "convenience, curation, breadth of content, and payment options" for users. Th...More..

by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Facebook CEO defends ad-supported business model

Facebook, the company which was always notorious for mishandling user data has finally learned its lesson, after the Cambridge Analytica data harvesting scandal . In other words: Apple prioritizes privacy beca...More..

Apple's Mac computers may use its own chips starting in 2020
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Apple's Mac computers may use its own chips starting in 2020

About 45.27 million shares traded or 23.90% up from the average. Intel Corporation ( NASDAQ: INTC ) has grabbed attention from the analysts when it experienced a change of 5.00% in the last trading sessio...More..

Google Shuts Down Goo.gl URL Shortening Service
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Google Shuts Down Goo.gl URL Shortening Service

Google also made it clear that developers who have integrated Google URL shortening service with various apps till today would be able to create short URLs beyond May 30, 2018, albeit with a small change. Y...More..

See the last blue moon of year in skies tonight
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

See the last blue moon of year in skies tonight

Based on lunar phases, a full moon occurs every 29 days on the average, or nearly 12 times a year. So it's unusual to have two full moons in a 30- or 31-day month. Because a blue moon is quite rare, the lun...More..

This Galaxy Doesn't Have Dark Matter, and That's Weird
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

This Galaxy Doesn't Have Dark Matter, and That's Weird

With spectral data from Keck, van Dokkum's team found clusters of stars were moving much slower than expected, which indicates less mass in a system. Dark matter , which is invisible, is thought to comprise ...More..

Global Backlash Leads To Facebook Privacy Settings Changes
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Global Backlash Leads To Facebook Privacy Settings Changes

Adjustments to the tools will make it easier for users to find and adjust their privacy settings, the company said. Therefore, instead of having settings spread across almost 20 different screens, users can now...More..

5.99-inch display 2910 mAh battery and dual cameras
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

5.99-inch display 2910 mAh battery and dual cameras

It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI 9 on top. Apart from features which have already been confirmed in the launch, some speculated features include a glass back cover, 5.99-inch screen size, and a glossy ...More..

NASA delays JWST launch to 2020
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

NASA delays JWST launch to 2020

NASA has been planning to launch a powerful new telescope that can see across the universe and perhaps to the beginning of time for many years now. That was then. "It's really a tremendous feat of human engi...More..

Nokia 1, an Android Go Smartphone, launched in India for Rs. 5499
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Nokia 1, an Android Go Smartphone, launched in India for Rs. 5499

Apart from being a poster child for Android Go , the Nokia 1 is also a part of the Android One program and will get regular updates, a promise that HMD Global has kept so far with its smartphones already ava...More..

by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Chinese Space Station Falling: Tiangong-1 Could Re-enter on Easter

Is there cause to be anxious?- Speaking at a recent press briefing, the head of the ESA's space debris office , Holger Krag, told reporters "Our experience is that for such large objects typically between 20% ...More..

Facebook slurped up phone and sms data from Android phones
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Facebook slurped up phone and sms data from Android phones

The company also highlights the fact that contact uploading is optional, and points out that permission has to be granted to give access to contacts - although it's fair to say that this permission would have b...More..

YouTuber Who Shot Boyfriend To Death In Video Gets Jail Sentence
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

YouTuber Who Shot Boyfriend To Death In Video Gets Jail Sentence

Perez, who has two children, will be able to serve her sentence in 10-day periods, according to the newspaper. The couple's three-year-old child was among the 30 onlookers who watched the stunt, which was cap...More..

France to act against Google, Apple
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

France to act against Google, Apple

Paris: France said on Wednesday it will take Google and Apple to court and seek fines of 2 million euros ($2.5 million) over what it termed "abusive" contractual terms imposed by the tech giants on st...More..

Major Free Update Coming in March
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Major Free Update Coming in March

Earlier today, we reported on the when Deviljho will be coming to Monster Hunter World , as well as details regarding the first big content drop for the hit action game. For more information, visit Capcom's...More..

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, tall 18:5:9 the ratio has set the quality for all-screen smartphones. The Galaxy A5 (2017) also makes an appearance with a 25 May planned update date, while the lone tablet in the bunch...More..

Google could rebrand Android Wear to Wear OS
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Google could rebrand Android Wear to Wear OS

Reddit user H3x0n claimed that during the setup of an Android Wear smartwatch a new icon was displayed alongside the unfamiliar moniker instead of Android Wear. But we are fairly certain that iPhone users ...More..

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference Kicks Off June 4 in San Jose
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference Kicks Off June 4 in San Jose

Apple will hold a keynote event on Monday, June 4, where the company is likely to announce new devices and hardware, in addition to software developments. Given Apple's typical yearly upgrade cycle for major i...More..

Mars Rocket Will Fly Short Flights in 2019: Elon Musk
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Mars Rocket Will Fly Short Flights in 2019: Elon Musk

In a weird end to the interview, Musk was joined on stage by his brother, Kimball, and sang and danced to My Little Buttercup , after a fan asked what his favourite song was from the film The Three Amigos . M...More..

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds 2018 Plans Revealed As Fortnite Overtakes
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds 2018 Plans Revealed As Fortnite Overtakes

The succeeding map will go back to the default larger area and will go through the test servers first just like the one before it. The full roadmap can be read on the official site but PUBG is not keen ...More..

PS4 update 5.50 adds a host of new features
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

PS4 update 5.50 adds a host of new features

However, just like playing locally, the game itself may not actually support background music. Previously, if you had a PS4 Pro connected to a 1080p display, the console would set the internal render to 108...More..