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You can now pay to speed up the matching process on Tinder

There is a little confusion about United Kingdom pricing, and whether you can buy subscriptions, so Alphr has contacted Tinder for clarification. The serv...


IFA 2017: Keyboard-Less, Water Resistant BlackBerry Coming Soon

That's all the information at the moment, thanks to an interview the company's marketing manager Stefan Streit gave to Android Planet . Palm was original...


Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Official Launch Event Confirmed on September 11

One Weibo user has unearthed photos of a device supposed to be the mystic Xiaomi A1 smartphone. The event will be held in Beijing industrial University. The...


India's growth rate has slowed as new sales tax confuses firms

India's economic growth slowed sharply in the April-June quarter, official data showed on Thursday, signalling that the economy was still struggling to recover ...


Cummins unveils electric semi-truck

Cummins has also revealed its fully electric class 7 demonstration urban hauler truck. Cummins is also exploring the possibility of adding solar panels to tr...


Apple defends the open internet in a letter to the FCC

Apple's net neutrality stance is general in nature, and doesn't specifically mention issues like whether to treat telecoms like utilities (via Recode ). Some...


Apple Defends Net Neutrality

Democrats have objected to earlier proposals, saying they would weaken the FCC's authority. Elsewhere, Apple argues that current net neutrality policies sho...


Mini unveils its first all electric concept at 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show

The learnings from this trial were subsequently incorporated into the development of the BMW i3 . The Mini Electric Concept is recognizable as the three-do...


Motorola Moto G5s Plus | Unboxing and Hands On

If you are an existing Moto user than it is bad news as they have reduced the price of the Moto G5 Plus phone which will affect the resale value of the devi...


Niantic's is about to make some changes Raids and Go Plus

Location: It is an Electric-type Legendary Pokemon . Added the ability for Trainers to spin the Photo Disc at a Gym using the Pokemon GO Plus accessor...


Illinois Senate Okays School Funding Planners

It was an easier path to passage in the Senate, with the measure only receiving around 45 minutes of debate. The Rev. F. William Etheredge, principal of Auror...


Microsoft Officially Discontinues Original Xbox One

Suggestions that manufacturing had ceased began earlier in the week . Microsoft has declared the end of an era for gamers, as the original Xbox One console i...


Japan is saying goodbye to Miiverse on Wii U and 3DS

As Miiverse is not used on the Switch , that console will not be affected by this change in service . Nintendo didn't supply any reasoning for its decis...


Xiaomi India unveils new Redmi 4a model with 3GB of RAM

For imaging, the Redmi 4A has a 13MP rear camera with phase detection auto focus and LED flash. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based MIUI 8 out of t...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Beat's CS:GO's Highest Concurrent Players

Even more good news is that this game will be coming to both Xbox One X and Xbox One in the near future, which means more players will likely be joining in on...


Sea Shepherd Won't Shase Japan Shalers This Year

However, Sea Shepherd says the campaign hasn't been a failure. Australia, New Zealand, the United States and other nations have maintained public opposition. ...


BMW ramps up electric power to create the new i3s

Both the i3 (shown here) and the i3s will be offered with optional range-extender gas engines. Range ratings weren't discussed in the press release, thoug...


The Moto X is finally back, and it brought Alexa with it

Thanks to the inclusion of two cameras on the back, depth detection is possible and thus, the selective focus feature is given here, and Moto X4 also has the ...


LG finally unveils the V30 in all of its glory

The LG V30 Plus with 128GB storage will be released at the same time as the regular variant. It will ship become available in South Korea on September 21 ...


New Nest Thermostat E Costs a Lot Less Than the Original Model

Additionally, the device has a new "basic schedule" option that can be selected during setup, which the company says will offer a good balance of comfort and sa...


Mysterious Radio Signals Detected from Deep Space

The signals, called fast radio bursts (or FRBs for short), have puzzled scientists for years. In 2016, astronomers tracked its origin to a dwarf galaxy abo...


Aina ready for Super Eagles experience

The German gaffer claimed that Friday's match at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo, is a winner-takes-all, as the double header with the Lions will likely decid...


Hacker gathers 711 million email accounts, spam onslaught expected

When the email is open, the pixel image sends back the IP address and user-agent information, used to identify the type of computer, operating system, and other...


Nintendo Switch-Exclusive No More Heroes Game Revealed

Seeing as the original Steamworld Dig only clocks in at about 2-3 hours, Dig 2 is looking to have a lot more content this time around. It will be a Nintend...


"No More Heroes" Returns on Switch with "Travis Strikes Again"

During that stream, Nintendo showed off tons of games, including SteamWorld Dig 2 , Overcooked , Yooka-Laylee, The Escapists 2 and Stardew Valley . But now...


Rare Triceratops Fossil Found At Colorado Construction Site Includes Skull

The fantastic discovery was made by construction workers at the East 132 Avenue and Quebec Street site on Friday. Paleontologists have confirmed that the di...


Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Announced; First Trailer Released

Coming out of left field Warhammer: Vermintide II is on the scene, from developer Fatshark following up their critically acclaimed Warhammer: The End Times ...


Fallout 4 Creation Club Mods by Bethesda Power Horse Armor

Reactions to the Bethesda Creation Club has been mixed, with some in the modding community finding it to be a way for Bethesda to monetize mods. Separate to...


Mini Electric Concept Previews Brand's Electric Future

The headline on the press release with the electric Mini information summarized the car's appeal: "more driving fun, more style, no emissions". Keeping ...


Amazon will finally let you sync music from multiple Echo speakers

In order to sync up multiple Echo devices, just create a group in the Alexa app with at least two speakers and give the group a descriptive name like "dow...


Moto X4 Rumored to Launch on September 2nd

Moto G5S Plus and Moto G5S smartphones were launched in India on Tuesday. The smartphones had been officially unveiled earlier in the month with a price...


Nintendo is Shutting Down Miiverse in November

According to Nintendo , 117 titles had Miiverse functionality, and those features will now be disabled going forward. If you've ever sent someone a messa...


Olympic runner David Torrence found dead in Scottsdale apartment pool

The Republic reports, "Torrence, a University of California-Berkeley alum, left his home in Malibu, California, to train in Arizona a few weeks ago". A hugely...


Tesla Isn't the Only One Working on an All-Electric Semi-Truck

Mills adds Cummins has spent "decades" working on electrification and it spends more than $700 million annually on research and development. The truck itself ...


Facebook Will Block Pages Disseminating False Information Repeatedly

The update , also announced in a blog post , is created to help reduce the distribution of what the company calls " false news ", and keep pages that spread s...