• Billionaire Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong jailed for five years
Billionaire Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong jailed for five years

Samsung stated it will appeal the decision and claimed that Lee is innocent of all wrongdoings. Lee was initially detained in February on charges that he bribed then-president Park Geun-hye to help secure control of the conglomerate that owns Samsung Electronics , the world's leading smartphone and chip maker.

Read more

  • Call of Duty: WW2 Multiplayer Preview - Back to the Roots
Call of Duty: WW2 Multiplayer Preview - Back to the Roots

Be as sneaky or as brutal as you like - and if it's awesome enough, the winning footage will be featured in a video and advert on site! PS4 owners can participate in this weekend's beta, which officially kicks off August 25, 10 a.m. After just four hours after the beta went live on PlayStation 4, WWII has just broken a new record, because the g...

Read more

  • Apple Planning A $1K Price Tag On The New iPhone
Apple Planning A $1K Price Tag On The New iPhone

While it goes without saying, there isn't anything official about the iPhone 8 until there is a legal announcement about the new product and its features on the stage. This will nearly certainly have an effect on final prices. Mere weeks away from the launch of the long-awaited iPhone 8, rumors are still abuzz about the impending handset.

Read more

  • Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 Phone Aims To Rebuild Consumer Trust
Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 Phone Aims To Rebuild Consumer Trust

So what's new with the Note 8 you ask? The main highlighting feature of the phablet, however, is its huge Infinity Super AMOLED display . Not as valuable, but essential if you use up a lot of internal storage space and battery life. The battery might be an issue for some, considering what happened previous year. The "S Pen" stylus with...

Read more

  • Google and Walmart team up to take on a common enemy: Amazon
Google and Walmart team up to take on a common enemy: Amazon

With this link-up between the two companies, Google gains access to Walmart order histories and customer data. Google and Walmart are teaming up to take on Amazon (and Alexa ) with voice-activated commerce and more plans for 2018.

Read more

  • Mario and Luigi are coming to Rocket League
Mario and Luigi are coming to Rocket League

Look for more information on our Nintendo Switch release as we get closer to launch! Along with the new vehicles, Rocket League on Nintendo Switch will have exclusive customization items. Both Switch exclusive cars will be free to all Rocket League owners on the platform, however, just as the other platform exclusive Battle-Cars, players wi...

Read more

  • Feast Your Eyes On The Stunning New Ferrari Portofino
Feast Your Eyes On The Stunning New Ferrari Portofino

Italian sportscar maker Ferrari ( RACE ) on Wednesday introduced its new entry level model , the Ferrari Portofino , replacing its California T . Ferrari has not revealed how much lighter the Portofino is than the California, which tipped the scales at 1625kg. Despite all that extra grunt Ferrari claims it's the chassis that's received ...

Read more

  • SNES Classic pre-orders drop at 1 am, leaves many empty handed
SNES Classic pre-orders drop at 1 am, leaves many empty handed

These links leave Siliconera. The NES Classic Edition and the SNES Classic Edition are low-cost, sought after by millions, and produced in a limited quantity. A delightfully '90s-centric advertisement showing off the Super NES Classic Edition was released by Nintendo on Tuesday (seen in parts above), and it provides a ton of details about t...

Read more

  • 'Conjuring' franchise crosses the $1B milestone at the worldwide box office
'Conjuring' franchise crosses the $1B milestone at the worldwide box office

Despite having previews, the sequel to 2014's "Annabelle" has shown solid growth on Saturday of around 45 percent. It is one of the horror movies of the year. Huma Qureshi's Partition:1947 tells us the untold story behind Partition while Bareilly Ki Barfi is a light hearted romantic comedy, Annabelle: Creation is a popular franchise horror.

Read more

  • OnePlus 5 Slate Gray 8GB, 128GB variant goes on sale in India
OnePlus 5 Slate Gray 8GB, 128GB variant goes on sale in India

Chinese smartphone manufacturer OnePlus has launched another variant of OnePlus 5 phone in India - this time a Slate Gray model offering an 8GB and 128GB storage option. The speaker grilles, mic, a 3.5mm audio socket and a USB Type-C charging port are all housed at the very bottom edge of the smartphones. Under the hood is the 64-bit Qualcomm...

Read more

  • Assassin's Creed Origins Latest Cinematic Trailer Showcases Setting And More
Assassin's Creed Origins Latest Cinematic Trailer Showcases Setting And More

And nothing that the musical accompaniment of the selected song by Leonard Cohen (Leonard Cohen) "You Want It Darker" 2016-th year. The new trailer, which can be watched right below, showcases the game's Ancient Egypt as well as main character Bayek as he gets involved in the conflict at the center of the story.

Read more

  • Microsoft releasing limited-edition Xbox One S 'Minecraft' bundle
Microsoft releasing limited-edition Xbox One S 'Minecraft' bundle

The special edition console will arrive with a vertical stand, which won't be available in the Xbox One X standard edition. Starting today, Microsoft has begun the pre-orders for the Xbox One X: Project Scorpio edition at $499. "At this time, the Bluehole dev team is focused on bringing PUBG to Xbox One and its continued development on ...

Read more

  • Derek Carr shows off cat-like reflexes in practice
Derek Carr shows off cat-like reflexes in practice

Notes: Two-time All-Pro LA Rams defensive-end Aaron Donald continues to be a hold out due to contract reasons and did not feature on Saturday. "Any kid, any family, any adult that follows us or looks up to us, we knew their eyes would be on us", Carr told the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Read more

  • Android 8.0 Orellete (not Oreo) said to be announced on August 21
Android 8.0 Orellete (not Oreo) said to be announced on August 21

This might be a little annoying or convenient to users, depending on what they are looking for; the company will have to strike the flawless balance between the two to avoid criticism. Android One , as you all know, is Google's way of bringing the stock Android operating system to budget phones with guaranteed and speedy software updates for a ...

Read more

  • Volkswagen to revive popular microbus as electric vehicle
Volkswagen to revive popular microbus as electric vehicle

The auto will have 369 horsepower, compared to the 25 of the original microbus , according to CNET's Tim Stevens , who test drove a concept vehicle. With its batteries and electric motor positioned underneath the floor, the vehicle has a "massively spacious interior and great proportions", VW bragged.

Read more

  • Indian Oil to invest Rs52,000 crore on Paradip refinery
Indian Oil to invest Rs52,000 crore on Paradip refinery

Keeping in view both the fiscal health of Odisha State and the commercial interests of IndianOil, the Government of Odisha has now agreed to extend the deferment of Value-Added Tax on products produced by Paradip Refinery and sold in the State from 11 to 15 years but with a cap of Rs.

Read more

  • CEOs quit Trump council after Charlottesville riots
CEOs quit Trump council after Charlottesville riots

He joined the CEOs of Merck , Under Armour and Intel , who all left the council Monday. Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk and Walt Disney Co CEO Robert Iger left the President's Strategic and Policy Forum, a business advisory group, in June, after Trump said he would withdraw from the Paris climate accord.

Read more

  • Frontier's next game is Jurassic World Evolution
Frontier's next game is Jurassic World Evolution

The new trailer hints at some of the upcoming features that will be in the game, and can be viewed below. You'll build your own dinosaur park full of tourist traps, research facilities and containment pens that are sure to inconveniently break down at some stage and send your park into chaos.

Read more

  • Jay-Z Busted Out A Special Performance Of 'Numb/Encore' For Chester
Jay-Z Busted Out A Special Performance Of 'Numb/Encore' For Chester

Jay-Z performed his portion of the track before it transitioned into a recording of Linkin Park's contribution, which stems from the band's hit single, "Numb" off their sophomore album, "Meteora". Back in the heady days of 2004, Jay-Z and Linkin Park collaborated on an EP, Collision Course , which has had massively outsized cultural influence ...

Read more

  • More CEOs Step Down From Trump's Manufacturing Council
More CEOs Step Down From Trump's Manufacturing Council

That follows the wave of negative reaction to Trump's remarks regarding Charlottesville , Va., where one person was killed and 19 injured after a auto plowed into a group protesting a white supremacist rally over the weekend. His statement did not reference President Trump. In an official blog post late Monday, Krzanich said his decision had t...

Read more

  • Cricket Australia relationship unbroken after pay dispute, says Australian skipper Steve Smith
Cricket Australia relationship unbroken after pay dispute, says Australian skipper Steve Smith

A week out from the series-opening match in Mirpur, Australia trained outdoors for the first time on tour in sapping Dhaka heat at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium's training ground out the back of the main arena. That game might well remain Australia's only certified match-practice ahead of the first Test in Dhaka, with questions remaining over whet...

Read more

  • Starfighter Assault Gameplay Trailer Revealed In Star Wars Battlefront 2
Starfighter Assault Gameplay Trailer Revealed In Star Wars Battlefront 2

EA has now officially released the Starfighter Assault trailer, following the leak earlier this week. Also present is Darth Maul's Sith Infiltrator and Yoda's zippy little Jedi Starfighter. The mode is expected to debut next week at Gamescom in Cologne, Germany. The above trailer, which does show off actual gameplay (but without the HUD) is...

Read more

  • Galaxy Note 8 might rock next-gen Qualcomm camera tech
Galaxy Note 8 might rock next-gen Qualcomm camera tech

However, Samsung bounced back with the success of the Galaxy S8, which means the Note 8 could also be popular. Model UZKAXAA, consistent with the USA unlocked Galaxy S8, was listed on the Samsung online store despite the link being dead.

Read more

  • New 'Sword Art Online' game coming to PS4, Xbox One and Steam
New 'Sword Art Online' game coming to PS4, Xbox One and Steam

Earlier this week, Bandai Namco released a small teaser trailer for an upcoming game code-named Projekt1514 . As only a short trailer and tidbits of information are now available, we do not know too much of how the new " Sword Art Online " plays.

Read more

  • Mercedes-Maybach just unveiled a stunning convertible concept vehicle to rival Tesla
Mercedes-Maybach just unveiled a stunning convertible concept vehicle to rival Tesla

Its done in a dark blue paintjob called "nautical blue metallic", which is complemented by chrome highlights. Mercedes-Benz has unveiled its Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet , which is set to be shown off at the Monterey Car Week in Pebble Beach.

Read more

  • Seahawks LT George Fant likely out for season, Pete Carroll 'brokenhearted'
Seahawks LT George Fant likely out for season, Pete Carroll 'brokenhearted'

The former Vikings player kicker Blair Walsh , who is now a member of the Seahawks, executed all eight of his attempts including two field goals and six extra points in their Week 1 preseason opening offensive explosion game . The game will be nationally televised on Friday and can be found on the NFL Network , along with any local broadcasts ...

Read more

  • Solar Eclipse Viewing Events Scheduled For Monday
Solar Eclipse Viewing Events Scheduled For Monday

What time will the Demons of Darkness come down to eat men? During previous eclipses , elephants in Africa were seen retiring to their sleeping areas and chimpanzees were observed staring at the sky and looking "baffled by what was going on", USA Today wrote.

Read more

  • Instant Apps is now enabled on more than 500 million Android devices
Instant Apps is now enabled on more than 500 million Android devices

Keep in mind the last Android O beta release debuted in July, and at the time, we were told it was nearly complete. Want further proof? The filename for a video Google recently posted on Google+ (and since took down) contained the name Oreo right in it.

Read more

  • Refurbished Galaxy Note 4 Batteries Recalled Over Fire Risk
Refurbished Galaxy Note 4 Batteries Recalled Over Fire Risk

When it comes to the company's Galaxy Note line, it seems that Samsung just can't catch a break. There's also an emphasis placed on making it dirt simple to switch from an older Samsung Galaxy phone to the Galaxy Note using its USB-C cable and a provided adapter.

Read more

  • Safety | Total Solar Eclipse 2017 - Total Solar Eclipse 2017
Safety | Total Solar Eclipse 2017 - Total Solar Eclipse 2017

In simpler terms, a total solar eclipse is a rare but magnificent occurrence. He has calculated when and where these eclipses will happen around the world up until 2030 . The moon's shadow passes across the Earth and, for the people in the path of totality, the sun disappears behind the moon. The most recent hybrid eclipse in, 2013, was visi...

Read more

  • World of Tanks New Single-Player Arrives August 22nd 2017
World of Tanks New Single-Player Arrives August 22nd 2017

This involves a three-part training mission that covers basic movement, scouting, sniping and an overview on tank armour and performance. "In the same way we've been doing monthly updates for our online players, I think we should...not that we're gonna release one every month, but the idea that we are constantly adding new content to the War Stori...

Read more

  • Coolpad to launch flagship smartphone on August 20
Coolpad to launch flagship smartphone on August 20

We had earlier reported on how Coolpad was planning to introduce the new Coolpad Cool Play 6 in India on August 20. There is a Fingerprint scanner on its back side. It comes with 64GB in-built storage which can be expanded upto 64GB using MicroSD card. The Coolpad Cool M7 is backed by 3200mAh battery . In the front, there is a 13MP fron...

Read more

  • Essential Phone now available for purchase starting at $699
Essential Phone now available for purchase starting at $699

The Essential Phone features an nearly bezel-less front, and a snap-on 360-degree camera. An official blog also revealed that the Essential Phone will receive guaranteed updates for two years. Just to recall, the Essential Phone boasts of a titanium and ceramic build, an nearly edge to edge display with minimum bezel at the bottom, dual camer...

Read more

  • Android O is Coming August 21, Minutes After the Solar Eclipse
Android O is Coming August 21, Minutes After the Solar Eclipse

To mark this remarkable achievement, Google has assembled data from different major apps to demonstrate how Android Instant Apps has been beneficial in increasing their user engagement and overall download count. However, we were not able to get hold of a single Instant App here in India. And the customer conversion rates on the shopping app ...

Read more

  • Things to Know About Reddit Videos
Things to Know About Reddit Videos

On 17 August, it announced an extended rollout of its "video beta" system, smoothing out how users are able to "capture, upload, and share videos and gifs" on the platform. Advertisements. According to a Variety report, Reddit has already been experimenting with different types of video advertising, but new native videos posted to the site wo...

Read more