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Fukushima Cleanup Uncovers Possible Melted Radioactive Fuel At Nuclear Plant Reactor

Tokyo Electric Power Co. has found possible nuclear fuel debris below the No. 2 reactor at Fukushima No. 1 power plant which was hit by meltdowns after the Grea...


Box office report: Split repeats, A Dog's objective puts Resident Evil down

On Jan. 18, TMZ released a video of a frightened dog from " A Dog's Purpose " that apparently was forced into rushing water during the making of the film. Oscar...


UK Parliament to launch 'fake news' inquiry; cites threat

Damian Collins, the chairman of the committee, told BuzzFeed News that Facebook's News Feed would be a key focus of his committee's inquiry and said it could "a...


Now you can order your Starbucks through Amazon device

Starbucks has said that it is partnering with Amazon's voice platform to offer what it calls "on command" ordering. Using a messaging interface, you tell My...


Samsung will launch $140 wireless earbuds with the S8?

Speculations point at a 3250mAh battery for the Galaxy S8 and a 3750mAh for the S8 Plus. The Galaxy S8 will be the first flagship device that will benefit fro...


Mark Zuckerberg drops lawsuits over Hawaiian land

Zuckerberg posted the message shortly after Trump signed an executive order to establish "new vetting measures" and keep "radical Islamic terrorists" out of t...


Amazon Backs Suit Opposing Trump Immigration Executive Order, CEO Jeff Bezos Says

While other tech industry CEOs including Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and Netflix's Reed Hastings, issued statements opposing the immigration order , Bezos, wh...


Skate 4 Tweet: EA's Daniel Lingen Confirms Next Installment

What the heck has been happening since then? Other than that? Not much. Daniel Lingen , Community Manager of Electronic Arts, has posted a message on Twitte...


McGuigan fears Santa Cruz sticking point

Both fighters agreed with the decision and both endorsed the idea of a third fight. "The last week before a fight, I used to hate it because I wasn't eating muc...


Pokemon and Super Mario help Nintendo back into profit

Nintendo's profit outlook nearly has almost doubled this year, and it is now expecting a 90bn yen (£632m) net profit for the year ending March 2017. Game sales...


Amazon's Alexa will place that annoyingly long Starbucks order for you

The messaging interface allows customers to speak or text just as if they were talking to a barista in-store, including modifying their beverage to meet their p...


Fallout 4 PS4 Pro update and PC High Resoluti

Fallout 4's next patch will add PlayStation 4 Pro support and PC users will get a beefy high-resolution texture pack that significantly ramps up the game's vis...


Samsung Galaxy S8 Photo, Specifications, Release Date Leaked

That might help you shop for things you've photographed or translate text, but those are just guesses for now. Duo Pixel will also make a reappearance, as expe...


Nintendo Switch-Branded Micro SD Cards Launching

Cautious optimism takes center stage as one Game Rant editor goes hands-on with the brand new portable and home gaming console hybrid, the Nintendo Switch. If...


Alphabet Inc Reports Q4 FY16 Earnings; Witnesses Increase In Revenue, Costs & Taxes

Google websites' revenue increased 20% Y/Y to $17,968M, reflecting strength in Mobile Search and in YouTube (video ads across TruView, including buying on Doub...


Hackers broke into hotel's electronic key system

According to hospitality news site Allgemeine Hotel- und Gastronomie-Zeitung , at the time the ransomware took root, all the hotel's guests were on the local ...


Resident Evil 7's Patch Adds Teaser for Free DLC

Despite the fact that Resident Evil: The Final Chapter only made about $13 million at the box office this past weekend, that seems to be more than enough to...


Nintendo Switch's hottest upcoming games are already discounted on Amazon

Yes, I even bought the Virtual Boy, which I still have. Nintendo is known for surprises, after all, and the odd motion controlled fighting game named after it...


Nebraska rides late-game surge to win over No. 20 Purdue

Nebraska is struggling right now, losing five straight after starting the Big Ten 3-0. Each of those three areas had been an on-and-off concern, sometimes hi...


LG Watch Style Photo and Features Leaks

Perhaps most importantly, the LG Watch Style will run Android Wear 2.0, the update to Google's operating system for wearables first previewed a year ago. The ...


Working In A Zombie Drama Helped Drew Barrymore Battle With Divorce Woe

And while Barrymore says she's "never been on a dating app" she does admit to looking over friends' shoulders when they're swiping left and right - but not on T...


New Tostitos chips bag detects alcohol

And what if a chip bag could keep you from driving under the influence on Sunday's big game? Tostitos agrees with that, and is using another idea to help prev...


Twitter publishes Federal Bureau of Investigation national security letters following gag order lift

The company had a gag order that prevented it from speaking out so far, but has now disclosed the affair. Consistent with federal law, Twitter provided a ver...


New BlackBerry Mercury May Feature Same Camera As The Google Pixel

BlackBerry is expected to reveal more details of the Mercury phone at MWC 2017. If fresh reports are to be believed, BlackBerry's upcoming smartphone Mercury ...


Nextbit has been acquired by Razer

What do you make of the Nextbit acquisition by Razer? "We're lucky to have found a company in Razer that shares our value of pushing the boundaries of what ...


Aonuma Teases Timeline Placement For Zelda: Breath of the Wild

The Switch launch is approaching rather quickly and it's safe to assume that people wouldn't mind waiting a mere 10 seconds to play The Legend of Zelda Breath o...


President Donald Trump Signs Executive Order Reducing Federal Regulations For Small Businesses

The executive order stressed that agencies must ensure that the "cost of planned regulations be prudently managed and controlled through a budgeting process". ...


Flappy Bird creator unleashes cute and frustrating 'ninja' game

The reason he said to pull off Flappy Bird was that the game was becoming an addictive one for his users. Essentially you're this little Ninja, you move fro...


Hackers Use Ransomware to Lock Hotel Guests in Their Rooms

He said, "We are planning to change the key system so that we go back to old, normal keys". The hotel also claims that this is third time it's been hacked. This...


Fitbit is plunging after slashing its guidance

The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 0%. FIT's profit will be $21.84M for 15.45 P/E if th...


New voice ordering will suit even the most picky Starbucks customers

Meanwhile, the number of Starbucks reward members increased to 12 million in 2016, with roughly one out of three mobile paying customers using Mobile Order & Pa...


Don't buy Nintendo's overpriced Switch SD cards - buy these instead

The screen can be propped up, and two players can even enjoy the game by taking control of each Joy-Con. If they do turn out to be that expensive, then do n...


Gas prices drop in northern New England

The average price ranges from a low of $2.40 in Dansville and Livonia to a high of $2.54 in Nunda. "Falling gas prices are normal for this time of year", Josh...


Mobile is brightening up Tax Season with savings on sales tax

And they want you to know that if you are in Puerto Rico, it's actually 11.55 percent. T-Mobile says that's more than sales tax on your phone, and could be ...


Car2Go Users Can Now Share Luxury Mercedes Cars

Rather, its fleet will have the smaller. practical CLA and modest GLA crossover. Auto sharing service car2go, which is owned by Daimler, announced this morn...