• Oldest human fossil outside Africa dug up in Israel
Oldest human fossil outside Africa dug up in Israel

Once there, humans probably encountered and interbred with Neanderthals, Hershkowitz says, pointing to a 2017 ancient-DNA study that suggested interbreeding had occurred before 200,000 years ago. It also supports the theory that humans had left the continent more than 200,000 years ago. The tests also found that the base of the cheek bone was loc...

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  • 'Monster Hunter: World' Review Roundup: Biggest Game in the Series Yet
'Monster Hunter: World' Review Roundup: Biggest Game in the Series Yet

The Monster Hunter series of games isn't something that you'll understand in one go, the series is all about trial and error and understanding a weapon, biome, creature, resource and item. According to RPGSite , Capcom Japan has announced how to get the quest that unlocks this gear. You will have to be well prepared for this event with a leve...

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  • Snapchat will from today let you share Stories on Facebook, Twitter & elsewhere
Snapchat will from today let you share Stories on Facebook, Twitter & elsewhere

The company, which reported lower-than-expected 178 million daily active users in the third quarter ended September 30, has been trying to attract new users and rolling out features, aiming to increase the time users spend on the app. For now, three different types of stories - Official Stories , Our Stories , and Search Stories - are currently...

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  • Missouri State student emails all campus 'Claudias' over missed Tinder connection
Missouri State student emails all campus 'Claudias' over missed Tinder connection

This kid redefined the Tinder game over the weekend when a Claudia from Missouri State outed him for emailing every single Claudia he could find at Missouri State to say how he made a huge mistake. No worries! If it's none of you Claudia's, and you know even more Claudia's, spread the word please. The college student sent an email to every ...

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  • Google to use mobile page loading speed to rank websites
Google to use mobile page loading speed to rank websites

The company has been using its enormous clout in the search space to get website owners to optimize their pages for mobile use in a variety of ways. Google is going to start penalizing websites that take too long to load on phones. If you're the proud owner of a website, the performance and load times of your website may soon affect the visibilit...

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  • WhatsApp officially launches app, profiles for businesses
WhatsApp officially launches app, profiles for businesses

WhatsApp is planning to confirm businesses over time, so look out for a green checkmark next to an account's name. For regular WhatsApp Messenger users, they won't have to download anything else to start talking to businesses. This free-to-install app aims to provide the small business owners an easy way to connect with their consumers. The ...

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  • Someone is attacking Google and Apple's shuttle buses
Someone is attacking Google and Apple's shuttle buses

Speculation suggests pellet guns or rubber bullets are being used in the attacks , but local police have yet to confirm this. In response, we've learned that Apple has rerouted the bus routes for employees living in San Francisco, adding 30-45 minutes of commute time each way, as the company works with authorities to see what exactly is goin...

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  • Ferrari Will Challenge Tesla By Creating an Electric Supercar
Ferrari Will Challenge Tesla By Creating an Electric Supercar

Tesla's new Roadster is going to be an incredible bit of machinery able to hit 60mph in 1.9-seconds. If Ferrari beats it, and beats it to the market, it will claim the title of the world's quickest-acceleration production auto. For one thing, he seems to be trying to insist that the Ferrari supercar will be the first of its kind, while in the same...

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  • Jio Rs 153 plan now offers 14GB extra data for JioPhone users
Jio Rs 153 plan now offers 14GB extra data for JioPhone users

The refreshed pack for Jio Phone now offers the exact same benefits as the Rs. 149 pack that is available for 4G smartphones. The Mukesh Ambani-led telecom operator has made changes to its Rs 153 plan which was touted to be the company's "affordable" plan.

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  • Snow and sleet forecast for North Somerset
Snow and sleet forecast for North Somerset

Gales, snow, sleet and hail will bring hazardous travel conditions, and could affect power supplies and mobile networks. "There's going to be an very bad lot of sun showers, which we weren't seeing last week". Gritters were out in force across Scotland, with pictures on social media showing particularly hard driving conditions on the M8 near East...

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  • Wi-Fi Problems? Chromecast, Google Home May Be The Cause
Wi-Fi Problems? Chromecast, Google Home May Be The Cause

Users reported that the Home Max is facing an issue when it is connected to the Wi-Fi network. During December of previous year there were a number of different complaints on the forums of a number of different router manufacturers, covering nearly the full range of Google's offerings.

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  • Scribblenauts Showdown heads to Xbox One, PS4, Switch in March
Scribblenauts Showdown heads to Xbox One, PS4, Switch in March

The Sandbox mode, meanwhile, allows one or two players to solve objectives in eight new levels by summoning any object they can imagine from the game's dictionary of almost 35,000 words. Mini-games include fishing, racing, and using drones to deliver items. Versus mode allows continuous play of games by shuffling players into game after game for no...

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  • Kia Cerato Revealed At Detroit Auto Show
Kia Cerato Revealed At Detroit Auto Show

Another headline is the 320-watt Harman Kardon premium sound system, with its unique speaker hole pattern on the door panels. Kia aims to inject a little more class and sportier persona into its compact vehicle with the 2019 Forte, which made its debut on Monday at the 2018 Detroit auto show.

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  • Bitter cold expected Friday; wind chill could drop to minus 10
Bitter cold expected Friday; wind chill could drop to minus 10

On Thursday night , the National Weather Service says, there will be a glazing of ice and dusting of snow. High temperatures will be rise Monday into the 30s, with lows in the teens. Snow is expected from Friday evening, and will continue into Friday night , tapering off Saturday morning. Today's forecast calls for a 40 percent ch...

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  • OnePlus 5T Lava Red Edition Launched In India
OnePlus 5T Lava Red Edition Launched In India

With the arrival of the OnePlus 5T Lava Red, the device is now available in Midnight Black and Star Wars Limited Edition . The new Lava Red variant has a red color accent as the name suggests. As a reminder the handset features a 6 inch display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and a FHD+ resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. On the software front, ...

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  • Fear not the alphabet soup of TV features being unveiled at CES
Fear not the alphabet soup of TV features being unveiled at CES

By converging new functions such as sound and touch while expanding the IPS technology to more ultra-large and super-high resolution products, LG Display will continue to lead the premium market. Sony and Panasonic said that they have plans to introduce 8K TVs by 2020. The huge tablet is called the Family Hub. In addition to just being a rema...

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  • Skype adds Private Conversations with end-to-end encryption
Skype adds Private Conversations with end-to-end encryption

They can only send emoticons, files, and audio messages from the chat window. Each private conversation's content will be hidden in both the chat list and from notifications for better privacy. Despite its 300 million monthly active users and its large "prosumer" base, Skype remains one of the few modern messaging apps that doesn't encrypt your com...

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  • Mark Zuckerberg changes Facebook's focus to be more 'meaningful'
Mark Zuckerberg changes Facebook's focus to be more 'meaningful'

The changes are meant to maximize the amount of content with " meaningful interaction" that people consume on Facebook , Mark Zuckerberg , the company's chief executive, said in an interview. Take, for instance, the Serbian editor of a non-profit investigative journalism organisation who wrote an op-ed in the New York Times decrying the change...

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  • Xbox One adds do not disturb mode for distraction-free gaming
Xbox One adds do not disturb mode for distraction-free gaming

You'll get a quick look at the Achievements you are close to getting across all of your games and can even instantly launch them. You can also sort your Achievements by how rare they are. It will show you need-to-know information without leaving your game such as online friends, upcoming Achievements, Looking for Group requests, and more.

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  • SpaceX successfully launches top-secret Zuma spacecraft
SpaceX successfully launches top-secret Zuma spacecraft

Falcon 9 successfully took off from Space Launch Complex 40 at Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, with a two-hour primary launch window opening on January 7 at 8:00 p.m. "There is the possibility that residents of Brevard, Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Voluisa counties may hear one or more sonic booms during the landing attempt".

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  • Ex-engineer sues Google for discriminating against conservative white males
Ex-engineer sues Google for discriminating against conservative white males

Dhillon from the Dhillon Law Group , the lead attorney for the plaintiffs, said in the lawsuit. In doing so, Damore also painted gross generalizations against women, accusing them of being more neurotic and anxiety-ridden, and he believes these supposed traits render women unsuitable for the stress of higher-level tech jobs.

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  • Winning $450 million lottery ticket sold at Pasco County 7-Eleven
Winning $450 million lottery ticket sold at Pasco County 7-Eleven

The Powerball jackpot and Mega Millions jackpots are both over $400 million at the same time for the first time. If a MI player win's Friday's $450 million jackpot, it would be the largest Mega Millions prize won in the state. Virgin Islands. That would be the fifth-largest jackpot in that game's history. Americans spent $80.5 billion on lott...

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  • The Elder Dragon's Trailer & New DLC
The Elder Dragon's Trailer & New DLC

Starting on January 19, players will once again be able to get a taste of the action ahead of the January 26 release date. Thus, we have the Elder Dragons trailer . The beta will begin on January 18th and end on the 22nd, just a few days before launch day. In addition to the Great Jagras, Anjanath and Barroth quests in the previous betas, the ne...

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  • SpaceX prepares to launch secretive Zuma satellite
SpaceX prepares to launch secretive Zuma satellite

SpaceX has ironed out all the wrinkles with its Falcon 9 launches, but it's about to try something new and potentially insane. It can lift more than 54 tons into space - twice that of the Delta IV Heavy rocket - and at one third the cost, it says.

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  • First Blue Moon Total Lunar Eclipse in 150 Years Occurring this Month
First Blue Moon Total Lunar Eclipse in 150 Years Occurring this Month

The commonly used definition of a supermoon is any full moon that falls within the 90% of the lunar orbit closest to Earth. The first full moon of the month shined on New Year's Day, and the second will peak on January 31 - marking the blue moon event.

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  • Amazon Alexa will soon let users control ovens and microwaves
Amazon Alexa will soon let users control ovens and microwaves

Could Alexa be the next big thing in 2018? Customers can already use Alexa to control the June Oven with their voice. Ovens and microwaves are the current focus, but Amazon hopes that other appliances will be compatible beyond that. "The interfaces are designed for future extensibility as support for more cooking devices becomes available". T...

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  • Nokia 6 (2018) impromptu photo shoot surfaces
Nokia 6 (2018) impromptu photo shoot surfaces

Sadly, the Nokia 6 2018 still runs on Android Nougat 7.1.1 out-of-the-box but the company has promised to upgrade it to Android 8.0 Oreo very soon. Back in October a year ago, HMD Global launched its mid-range smartphone - the Nokia 7 - in China.

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  • Here's how to get Apple's $29 battery replacement now
Here's how to get Apple's $29 battery replacement now

Apple is offering discounted battery replacements for iPhone 6 and later models, after admitting to slowing down older iPhone models due to battery life issues with new software. When a customer brings an iPhone into an Apple store citing slowness, an employee would typically run a diagnostic test on the phone. Apple did respond to a reques...

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  • Woman with cancer marries in hospital hours before her death
Woman with cancer marries in hospital hours before her death

David and Heather's love story started 2.5 years ago in May 2015 when they met at swing dancing class. "The way we would talk about it, you always kind of felt this isn't it". "We all knew this was all the time left we were going to have with her and we wanted to cherish every second". Karas said, "She's getting to shout from the rooftops that sh...

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  • Kodi Xbox One alpha app not without limitations
Kodi Xbox One alpha app not without limitations

Kodi though is more known for the go to app for piracy due to wide variety of plugins that allow you to illegally stream movies, shows, live TV, and much more right in your living room. "There might still be problems with certain general python modules that are used by add-ons and we are finding and reporting them to the developers as testing progr...

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  • Reliance Jio beats Vodafone, Airtel to top 4G speeds chart
Reliance Jio beats Vodafone, Airtel to top 4G speeds chart

The high-speed data is reduced to 64 Kbps after the daily and monthly limits get over. Under this plan, users will get 1GB data per day along with unlimited voice calls, for a validity of 28 days. Its primary intention is to compete with its new competitor Reliance Jio . This is in guide rivalry to Jio's new Happy New Year 2018 plan, which offers ...

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  • TRACKING: Dangerous Wind Chills into the New Year
TRACKING: Dangerous Wind Chills into the New Year

With wind chills from -10 to -20 Sunday and Monday morning, frost bite will be possible on exposed skin within 30 minutes. Pay special attention to infants and young children, who may not be able to express how cold they are feeling, as well as the elderly and those in poor health, who are affected more than others by weather extremes.

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  • Gaming Disorder Listed In 2018 WHO Diagnostic Manual
Gaming Disorder Listed In 2018 WHO Diagnostic Manual

The beta draft guidance mentions that video game playing, either offline or online, must be "normally evident over a period of at least 12 months" for this diagnosis to be made. But to be clear, this doesn't mean that all gaming is addictive or could lead to a disorder. It was last updated 27 years ago, in 1990. It could contribute to a stigma ...

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  • FCC Approves First Distance Wireless Charging System
FCC Approves First Distance Wireless Charging System

WattUp is being marketed as the world's first "over-the-air, power-at-a-distance" system, meaning that your phone will automatically start charging as long as it's within close proximity of the WattUp Mid Field transmitter . According to the company, its wireless charges can charge the surrounding devices up to three feet away. "WattUp from Ene...

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  • LG V30 Oreo update begins rolling out
LG V30 Oreo update begins rolling out

The day after Christmas is turning out to be a good day for some Android device owners, as Android 8.0 Oreo is not only rolling out to the LG V30 in South Korea , but also the Android One variant of the Moto X4 . The major highlight of the smartphone is the dual-camera setup, which comes with a combination of a 12-megapixel sensor with 1.4-micr...

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