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Volkswagen ID Buzz to go on-sale in 2022 as electric-only van

Making the announcement at the Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, California, Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess said that the Microbus "unites past and fut...


IOS 11 has a 'cop button' to temporarily disable Touch ID

Even a few smartphones come with that feature. "As the iPad Pro 9.7" and iPad Pro 12.9" tablets received mixed reviews at launch, Apple went innovative this t...


N Korea warns United States, S Korea against joint war exercise

Sky news report that state media in the North said: "The joint exercise is the most explicit expression of hostility against us, and no one can guarantee that t...


Gamescom 2017: Finally, EA Announces Cats And Dogs Expansion for 'Sims 4'

The highly anticipated expansion pack allows players to experience the cuddly companionship and delightful surprises cats and dogs will bring into their Sims...


Skies should cooperate for eclipse viewing

The total eclipse reveals the solar corona, which can not be seen if it is blocked by clouds. Travelers heading toward the Missouri Bootheel may have more suc...


Rosneft and partners acquire 98% stake in India's Essar Oil

The remaining 1.74 per cent stake will continue to be held by retail shareholders. Additionally, Rosneft said Essar's Vadinar refinery would allow it to p...


Overwatch's new map, Junkertown, revealed

The accompanying short animated clip gives a rather hilarious background to the map, with Roadhog and Junkrat being unceremoniously cast out of the enclave by...


Intel launches new 8th Gen Core processors for mobile

So while some Kaby Lake chips did ship in 2016, the more powerful versions, with quad-core designs aimed at desktop PCs, workstations, and high-end laptops, ...


Elon Musk joins 116 experts calling for ban on "killer robots"

For example, weapons of terror could be used against innocent people, or hacked to behave in "undesirable ways", the group writes. Fully autonomous weapons...


PolitiFact: Did Confederate symbols gain prominence in the civil rights era?

Both statues referred to in Mr Trump's tweet were taken down overnight after the violence in Virginia. In 2015, the University of Texas removed a statue of...


Live Photos of iPhone 8 OLED Display Assembly Leaks

Apple's upcoming iPhone 8 is unlikely to have a curved edge display despite rampant speculation that the new device may adopt the design with its organic light...


HMD Reportedly Teases Larger Nokia Phone, Possibly The Nokia 9

It is similar to the Nokia 6, Nokia 3 and Nokia 5. While the pre-booking of Nokia 8 doesn't come as a surprise, what really astounded us is its price...


EA announces Battlefield 1 competitive mode Incursions and new Revolution edition

Battlefield 1 Incursions is an intense, 5v5 strategy game mode coming to the game, with some alpha gameplay coming in September. Battlefield 1 Revolution c...


Relic Entertainment is doing Age of Empires IV

Age of Empires 4 is the first mainline entry in the real-time strategy franchise since 2005's Age of Empires 3 . "Built as an homage to PC gamers everywhere...


BioShock Turns 10 With $200 Anniversary Collector's Edition, Out Now In US

You're not old enough to drink yet, BioShock , but we got you some birthday cake plasmid to shoot into your veins. If you don't have the means to party down,...


Experts call for ban of 'killer robots — Artificial Intelligence

The letter continued: "We do not have long to act". Business leaders and artificial intelligence experts have come together to sign an open letter to the...


Android Oreo - Leaked Images suggest at Oreo

For videos , Google has traditionally shown a static image thumbnail in search results . Now the users can get the multiple window in a screen. The Autofill...


Weather to be 'clear enough' for eclipse

Sunny skies are also projected for Tuesday, and mostly sunny on Wednesday, with highs in the mid to high 80s. Forecasters at the National Weather Service st...


Namecheap has taken down Neo-Nazi site Daily Stormer

CloudFlare is well-known for defending even the most distasteful websites, and services like it are essential to the functioning of websites. Hours earlier, ...


BMW M5 First Look Review

We will have more details about the new BMW M5 when the auto is made official later today, including some information on how much it will cost. The M5's all...


Step Into the Scrapyard, Welcome to Junkertown

To go with it, the developer also released a little animated short showing off how the Overwatch heroes got up to their shenanigans. The map's payload, whic...


Broncos expected to name Trevor Siemian starting QB

He completed 59.5 percent of his passes for 3,401 yards, 18 touchdowns and 10 interceptions. Kyle Sloter: 7-for-7, 50 yards, 0 TD, 0 INT, 0 sacks. Denver co...


The history of the statue at the centre of Charlottesville unrest

Lee , the President demonstrates a fundamental misunderstanding of the moral problem of the Confederacy: building monuments that lionize Confederate war heroes ...


Andromeda: No More Single-Player Updates or Content Planned

Is Mass Effect another now just another entry in EA's lengthy list of acquired-and-killed IPs or is there hope in a reboot in the future? This confirm's Kota...


IOS 11's 'Cop Button' Isn't Really About Calling the Police

If it's Friday, which it is, it must be time for another report on the state of the fingerprint identification feature of Apple's ( AAPL ) next iPhone . Th...


NU Professor And Alleged Murder Accomplice Extradited To Chicago

Wyndham Lathem, 43, and Andrew Warren, 56, made global headlines earlier this month when they fled Chicago following the grisly stabbing of 26-year-old hairst...


Nokia 8 offers 'bothie' to replace the selfie

They all boast camera technology co-engineered by Zeiss. But even if some OEMs skip the United States, nearly all of them, without fail, launch in China. To...


Here's an easy guide for making your own pinhole viewers this weekend

In a new video , Pizza Hut demonstrates how to turn an empty pizza box into a viewer that will let you watch a projection of the eclipse . He warns that som...


This new Monster Hunter World trailer stars the fugliest flamingo beast ever

Monster Hunter World is something of a reboot for the series, focusing more on action and giant naked birds than previous installments. From the looks of it,...


Quake Champions Early Access to Begin August 22nd

The $29.99 is technically the "Champions' Pack," which includes all the game's current and future characters, an Early Access-exclusive skin for a character, ...


It's solar eclipse time in America

This occurrence is particularly rare since it is the first to cover the continental U.S.in 99 years, and the first to stay completely in the USA since 1776. and...


Build your own Jurassic World theme park in Jurassic World Evolution

With the tag-line "build your own Jurassic World ", you'll be able to create your own theme park from scratch though it's unclear how different the console g...


TI Not Surprised Donald Trump Has 'Neo-Nazi Partners'

Georgia's Stone Mountain Park Association this week denied a request by the Ku Klux Klan to burn a cross in the park, which features a huge carving on the sid...


Answers to your last-minute questions about the Great American Eclipse

Looking at the eclipse during its partial phases without solar glasses can damage your eyesight. During the period of the eclipse animals may manifest s...


Dodgers make deal for Mets OF Curtis Granderson

Granderson was acquired from the New York Mets on Friday for a player to be named later and cash considerations. A detailed tweet said the Granderson an...