• Google removes gaming apps with pop-up porn malware
Google removes gaming apps with pop-up porn malware

The malicious software displayed pornographic ads and tried to trick users into buying premium services, according to Check Point. In a statement provided to ABC7 News, Google also says that "AdultSwine" did not exploit an Android security vulnerability and that users' devices were not compromised.

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  • Facebook Is Making a Change Zuckerberg Says Will Decrease Engagement
Facebook Is Making a Change Zuckerberg Says Will Decrease Engagement

And it's like June 2016 , when Facebook again said it would push posts from friends higher up in the feed, because " Facebook was built on the idea of connecting people with their friends and family". He quoted an academic research pointing out that interactions with the loved ones are more healthy and important for a person's wellbeing, in...

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  • Mario Tennis Aces Serving it Up Fresh for Nintendo Switch
Mario Tennis Aces Serving it Up Fresh for Nintendo Switch

Payday 2 will be coming to the Switch while making use of the HD rumble feature as well as utilizing the touch screen for menus in handheld mode. The first wave, coming out on January 31, will introduce Aegislash and a support set for Mega Rayquaza and Mimikyu.

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  • Sorry brands: Facebook says it'll show more friends and family posts
Sorry brands: Facebook says it'll show more friends and family posts

The social network wants to reduce what Zuckerberg called "passive content" - videos and articles that ask little more of the viewer than to sit back and watch or read - so that users' time on the site was well spent. On the flipside, the report notes that while users may appreciate the local aspect of " Today In ", Facebook could have trouble ...

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  • Kanye West Raps for a Cancer Patient Days Before She Passes Away
Kanye West Raps for a Cancer Patient Days Before She Passes Away

Making her happy in her last moments, ' - this is what a woman named Debbie posted on social media. The incredible thing is the fact that Kanye did not do this for publicity and he didn't tell the press about this. Three weeks after the post was first shared, Tyler Wesley posted a picture of a brand-new pair of Yezzy Boost 350 V2s, along with a...

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  • 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' rumors: New Game+ mode in the works?
'Assassin's Creed: Origins' rumors: New Game+ mode in the works?

This New Game+ or New Game Plus mode will let players start the game all over again with their old save files, which they used to finish the main story once. The Hidden Ones will be available at no additional cost to Season Pass owners. The free content will be available to download at the same time as The Assassin's Creed Origins The Hidden ...

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  • Pierce County deputy was Navy veteran, father
Pierce County deputy was Navy veteran, father

The Pierce County Sheriff's deputy was identified as 34-year-old Daniel McCartney. They alerted deputies, and one arrived about six minutes later. "He chased after him and there were shots fired", sheriff's spokesman Ed Troyer said in an interview.

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  • AMD Reveals and Announces New Products Before CES 2018: GPUs
AMD Reveals and Announces New Products Before CES 2018: GPUs

Created to compete with Nvidia Max-Q lineup of similarly mobile discrete GPUs, AMD Radeon Vega Mobile lineup claims to more power-efficient and to take up less space. With these new processors, OEMs will have the capacity to cut down sizes of gaming PCs considerably. They also use Intel's Embedded Multi-Die Interconnect Bridge (EMIB) technology, ...

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  • Amazon's Alexa Coming to Windows PCs
Amazon's Alexa Coming to Windows PCs

Notebooks with Acer Purified.Voice and four digital microphones, like the Switch 7 Black Edition and Spin 5, will support Alexa from up to 9 feet away. Amazon Alexa has spread from the company's Echo speakers into a growing number of third-party devices, in settings ranging from the auto to the bathroom.

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  • Acer just unveiled the thinnest laptop in the world
Acer just unveiled the thinnest laptop in the world

The company has unveiled three updated versions of its laptops at CES, one of which, the Acer Swift 7 , is claimed to be the thinnest computer in the world . It comes with AMD Radeon RX560 graphics , and the latest AMD Ryzen mobile processors with 4GB RAM. The new Acer Nitro 5 notebook will begin shipping in April this year for a starting pric...

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  • Spotify to show whether investors believe in music's resurgence
Spotify to show whether investors believe in music's resurgence

First, it is next to impossible to track and file litigation against all the individuals who are illegally downloading and redistributing music content, but it is definitely possible to identify these major companies that are making it possible.

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  • Spotify faces $1.6 billion lawsuit from music publisher alleging copyright infringement
Spotify faces $1.6 billion lawsuit from music publisher alleging copyright infringement

Wixen handles copyright management and royalty compliance for artists including Tom Petty, The Doors, Neil Young and Missy Elliot. Some noted songs include The Doors' Light My Fire and Tom Petty's Free Fallin' . A Spotify rep declined to comment. With 60 million paying customers and additional advertising revenue, Spotify are not thought...

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  • 11 killed in avalanche in Kashmir
11 killed in avalanche in Kashmir

Among nine who went missing bodies of four persons have been recovered so far. However, army and police launched a rescue operation and the beacon officer, MP Singh of 109 RCC, was found under the snow and was straight away taken to MI (a mini military hospital) room Chowkibal.

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  • Twitter explains why it hasn't banned President Trump
Twitter explains why it hasn't banned President Trump

In a vague post called "World Leaders on Twitter", Twitter awkwardly sidestepped the controversy over whether Trump's Twitter account violates its terms of service altogether, instead asserting that it doesn't matter if a world leader violates its terms of service - they should have a home on the platform nonetheless.

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  • HP recalls 50K batteries used in computers due to increased fire risk
HP recalls 50K batteries used in computers due to increased fire risk

HP Probook 640 G2, HP ProBook 640 G3, HP ProBook 645 G2, HP ProBook 645 G3, HP ProBook 650 G2, HP ProBook 650 G3, HP ProBook 655 G2, HP ProBook 655 G3, HP ZBook 17 G3, HP ZBook 17 G4, HP ZBook Studio G3, HP x360 310 G2, HP Pavilion x360, HP ENVY m6, HP 11 Notebook PC.

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  • Chrome OS 64 beta permits Android apps to run within the background
Chrome OS 64 beta permits Android apps to run within the background

The apps in question were given names like Security Defender, Security Keeper and Smart Security, presumably in a bid to win the confidence of netizens browsing the Google app store. Besides the fake security alerts, users were also hit with a trove of advertisements on almost every action they performed. "It is clear that one of the main focuses...

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  • Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and Xperia L2 renders leaked online
Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and Xperia L2 renders leaked online

The design of Xperia L2 is inspired from current gen Xperia smartphones. A major redesign of Sony's divisive flagship Android phones has unquestionably been long overdue, and while you probably shouldn't give up hope of seeing an XZ Premium sequel unveiled at MWC 2018 with thin bezels and a trendy 2:1 aspect ratio , the company's extensi...

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  • Tesla Model 3 deliveries fall short, production target delayed again
Tesla Model 3 deliveries fall short, production target delayed again

Investors and industry observers have been closely watching the manufacturing capacity of Tesla's Model 3 . Since then, it appears that production has improved dramatically, with Tesla now claiming that it should be able to manufacture 5,000 Model 3 vehicles a week by the end of March 2018.

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  • New LG 4K UHD Projector Launching At CES
New LG 4K UHD Projector Launching At CES

As The Verge reports, LG is joining the likes of Sony and Dell by introducing a projector capable of outputting 4K as well as supporting HDR using HDR10. Whether that be on the floor or mounted from the ceiling. Aside from the above-mentioned features, the HU80KA also sports an Auto Cord, which allows the cable to rapidly wind up.

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  • Raptors Drop Bucks In OT
Raptors Drop Bucks In OT

The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 104.8 points on 48.2 percent shooting and allowing 105.2 points on 46.5 percent shooting. Caris LeVert also had 15 points, while DeMarre Carroll chipped in 14 points, 10 rebounds and the tiebreaking free throw with 34.5 seconds remaining.

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  • Red Dead Redemption 2 release date leak pegs arrival for June 8
Red Dead Redemption 2 release date leak pegs arrival for June 8

You can pre-order Red Dead Redemption 2 from the Microsoft Store for $59.99. Originally reported on Reddit , coolshop.dk pegs Red Dead Redemption 2's release date as June 8, 2018. "This outlaw epic set across the vast and unforgiving American heartland will be the first Rockstar game created from the ground up for the latest generation of ...

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  • Aadhaar Invades Facebook - New Users Asked To Submit Aadhaar Verified Name!
Aadhaar Invades Facebook - New Users Asked To Submit Aadhaar Verified Name!

The ensuing media scrutiny seems to have put Facebook India on the backfoot and has prompted the social media behemoth to publish a blog post clarifying the matter. India is the second largest country on Facebook. The social media giant Facebook has landed in the conspiracy soup by asking new users to give their names "as per Aadhaar".

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  • Nintendo to Release 64GB Game Cards for Switch to Developers in 2019
Nintendo to Release 64GB Game Cards for Switch to Developers in 2019

This means that the Nintendo Switch can hold much less data than a Blu-Ray disc which can store up to 50 GB of data. At the moment, developers have to deal with 32GB cards, but with the growing need to add more content and to release bigger games, a larger game card is required.

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  • Tiger Zinda Hai Monday Collections Early Estimates: It's A Merry Christmas!
Tiger Zinda Hai Monday Collections Early Estimates: It's A Merry Christmas!

The film has recorded the highest Monday collection of all time in terms of Hindi film, collecting Rs 36.50 crore approximately on a Christmas holiday. 100 crore mark in India in its opening weekend, BizAsiaLive.com can confirm. Before this, Khan's Sultan earned Rs 105 crore in three days. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the latest figures.

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  • The Kapoors Christmas 2017 lunch
The Kapoors Christmas 2017 lunch

This was just before the Kapoors came in for the family Christmas brunch. December is turning out to be a blast for Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan's son Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi . Even though he could not make up for little Nawab's birthday, he definitely made up for it in the Christmas bash with getting clicked along with Taimur.

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  • Texans QBs TJ Yates, Taylor Heinicke both checked for concussion
Texans QBs TJ Yates, Taylor Heinicke both checked for concussion

Bell finished with 14 carries for 69 yards and Smith-Schuster had six receptions for 75 yards. Hilton and Heyward led a stellar defensive effort as the Texans (4-11) were held to 227 yards of offense. While the touchdown made no difference in terms of the eventual outcome of the game, Hopkins' miraculous catch was just another reminder he is on...

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  • Mumbai's first AC local train makes maiden journey
Mumbai's first AC local train makes maiden journey

The AC local trains will replace 12 existing non-air conditioned services - six services in up and six in down direction. The only slow AC service will be from Mahalaxmi to Borivli after which it will run from Borivli to Churchgate. Security: The Railway Protection Force (RPF) will ensure the safety of the commuters with the presence of a suitable...

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  • Xbox Games with Gold Revealed for January 2018
Xbox Games with Gold Revealed for January 2018

Of course, the Xbox 360 games can be played on Xbox One via backward compatibility. First of all, the isometric action RPG The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing III is coming to Xbox Games with Gold , as the last addition to the franchise on January 1st.

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  • Samsung Galaxy J7 Nxt launched in India: Specs, price and more
Samsung Galaxy J7 Nxt launched in India: Specs, price and more

Inspite of being a HD display , the Super AMOLED display is bright and vibrant. The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) will come for VND 10,990,000, a sum that is roughly equivalent to Rs 30,980. Up front, there is a 5MP selfie-shooter with an f/2.2 aperture and a dedicated LED front flash. The onboard storage can be further expanded up to 356GB with ...

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  • Friend Rides Free on MTS on Christmas Day
Friend Rides Free on MTS on Christmas Day

Tuesday. Publix will be open 7 a.m. -10 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 7 a.m. -7 p.m. Christmas Eve . CVS and Walgreen's locations are open on Christmas. The CBRM offices will close Friday at 4:30 p.m. and reopen Wednesday at 8:30 p.m., while Access Nova Scotia and Land Registration offices will be closed from Friday at noon until Wednesday...

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  • Apple will put an EKG reader on Apple Watch (I doubt it)
Apple will put an EKG reader on Apple Watch (I doubt it)

But given just how useful it could be - better tracking could help people prevent strokes and heart failure ahead of time - that seems unlikely. But they only monitor the heart's activity for short periods, limiting their ability to spot potential abnormalities.

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  • Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL get sizeable discounts
Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL get sizeable discounts

Essentially, this new update allows users to summon Google Assistant with " Hey Google " on their smartphones; only Google Home products were able to recognise this phrase in the past. several Android users took it to Reddit , confirming that Google is rolling out "Hey Google " hot word to trigger the Assistant. As expected, Google has ...

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  • OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition launched in India
OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition launched in India

Talking about cosmetic changes, the Star Wars limited edition of the OnePlus 5T comes with a white back console, a Star Wars logo on the back, and a red-colored Alert Slider. It is available in only one colour, white. OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition treads the line between the dark and light side of the force. Meanwhile, Amazon India is gi...

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