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Apple lands new Reese Witherspoon-Jennifer Aniston TV show

Jennifer Aniston will make her first TV series regular appearance since Friends ended more than a decade ago with a new show about the lives of people wh...


Google Chrome will soon block those annoying site redirects

Perhaps the biggest annoyance is clicking on a link being redirected to an unwanted ad. Google said this week that it will enhance its Chrome web browser ov...


Twitter is officially doubling the character limit to 280

However, these users don't have trouble with the 140-character limit due to the density of their languages. It didn't take long for US President Donald Tru...


Hawaiian Airlines plane engine bursts into flames after landing in Seattle

Sea-Tac officials said the flight was ferrying in from Everett, Washington. "Looks like an apparent engine caught fire", tweeted Garth Dip Lip. The aircraft...


German police surprised to find python in drunk teenager's pants

According to a statement released by police, the man was detained when he became aggressive, which is when the officers discovered his unusual passenger. Police...


Xbox One X Launches Worldwide This Week

With the added power boost in the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X, it may still be a while until we hear any rumblings about true next-gen consoles. "No game crashes...


Google's Waymo Is Launching a Driverless Ride-Hailing Service

A small fleet of fully self-driving cars could serve an entire community. Waymo's CEO, John Krafcik said yesterday at a conference in Portugal that the company ...


Kidambi Srikanth to win Sr National Badminton Championships

Kudos to Sindhu too for playing her part in making it a Nationals worth remembering. Manu Atri and Sumeeth Reddy registered a thrilling 15-21, 22-20, 25-23 wi...


Nvidia releases Star Wars-themed Titan Xp graphic cards

The Galactic Empire version, meanwhile, has light panels that are meant to remind owners of the design of the Death Star. The performance of the devices remai...


Airtel broadband customers can now carry forward unused data balance

Customers can carry forward their unused data to the next billing cycle, as per the company. The move is a huge optimistic chance for Vodafone , Airtel ...


Help name the most distant object ever explored by a spacecraft

Forward's 1993 novel Camelot 30K; and "Pluck and Persistence", which are attributes of the New Horizons mission and also recognition that MU69 might be a bin...


Near term Outlook For Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW)

ValuEngine lowered Weight Watchers International from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Monday, October 2nd. Here's a graph that looks at W...


Rian Johnson To Create New 'Star Wars' Universe Film Trilogy

Things kick into high gear on December 13: Your favorite stormtrooper-turned-hero Finn joins the fight for the Resistance and Captain Phasma steps on to the Ba...


Microsoft launches Xbox One X with 4K gaming

And it now captures in 4K HDR on the Xbox One X . At least for the time being. Yes, the Xbox One finally supports Bluetooth. You can do what you wish. To...


Apple To Launch Own AR Headset

Apple , seeking a breakthrough product to succeed the iPhone , aims to have technology ready for an augmented-reality headset in 2019 and could ship a produc...


Facebook urges users to send nude pics to combat revenge porn

Adults who have shared nude or sexually explicit photos with someone online, and who are anxious about unauthorised distribution, can report images to the Aust...


Hulu is now available on Switch

After months of waiting, it appears that the Nintendo Switch is getting its very first video streaming app today. Hulu represents the first streaming serv...


Reliance Jio Offers Triple Cashback Offer for Jio Prime Customers

The latest offer is valid on recharges done between the period between 10th November to 25th November 2017. The instant cashback on recharge done through partne...


Apple just pushed an iOS update to fix that "I" autocorrect bug

If you are still on iOS 10, you also get all of the new iOS 11 features with this upgrade. When you request money from someone using Apple Pay Cash , the r...


Apple's Face ID is coming to next-generation iPad

Lack of a home button will also make way for an edge-to-edge screen with significantly reduced bezels on the 2018 iPad . Apple has rolled out the feature as ...


Google extends Files Go offline sharing app beta to more users

The app serves several key functions, including working as a storage manager to organize files and free up space. This app was first listed on Google Play Sto...


Jennifer Aniston & Reese Witherspoon Team Up for New Apple Series

Jay Carson ( House of Cards ) is penning the pilot and will serve as the series showrunner. A spokeswoman for the agency declined to comment on their deals. T...


Elon Musk's SpaceX Rocket Exploded during Test

The company was testing a rocket engine on Sunday when the engine reportedly exploded at the McGregor, Texas facility, the Washington Post reported . The caus...


Discovery of 'zombie' supernova like finding a dinosaur alive today

This can provide a wealth of information about a star, including data on its composition. They're one of the brightest events in the universe, which can often o...


Chrome will crack down on unwanted redirects in 2018

While that's a sign of relief, the new feature will come as a part of Google Chrome 64. This is something that Google Chrome will be able to do followin...


Stephen King and Chrissy Teigen Lead the 280 Character Rebellion on Twitter

Although at first users in the experimental group were excited in the new character limit and that they started posting tweets beyond 140 characters, the effe...


Hawaiian Airlines jet's engine catches fire after landing in Seattle

Air traffic control noticed a fire in the left engine, airport spokesman Perry Cooper said. The footage shows flames coming out of the aircraft's engine. The fr...


Python found hidden in man's trousers after drunken argument, police say

According to the Associated Press, the unidentified man was detained by police in Darmstadt after having a loud drunken argument with another man. After detai...


Xbox One X downloads are ridiculously massive

If they ordered a massive number of the Xbox One X and went through all of them, then hats off to everyone involved for filling a 4K gap that gamers bought up...


Waymo deploys fully driverless vehicles in Arizona ride-hailing trial

Waymo, the former self-driving project that spun out to become a business under Google parent company Alphabet , has become the first company to deploy ful...


Badminton Nationals: Saina Nehwal defeats PV Sindhu

Despite 21 global titles to her credit, Saina played against the names that aren't yet in the worldwide reckoning. Saina Nehwal emerged victorious with a 21-1...


NVIDIA Launches Star Wars Themed Titan Xp Collector's Edition Graphics Cards

These new Collector's Edition graphics cards are created to offer nods at the Star Wars universe. The declared cost of new products made 1 $ 200, which is not...


Google to soon provide restaurant wait times on Search and Maps

Technically, it's an add-on to a preexisting feature - the Popular Times tool that shows the busiest hours at businesses - but this tweak lets users plan better...


Bharti AIrtel brings data rollover for broadband

Each plan gets you free national roaming , free access to Vodafone PLAY, Magzter and Netflix (up to 12 months). Airtel's bestselling broadband rental plans...


Nickname New Horizons' next target

An artist's illustration of New Horizons zooming past its next target on New Year's Day 2019. So that's where you come in. Nasa's New Horizons spacecraf...