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USA rapper Eminem wins copyright case against NZ political party

In 2014, the political party used a track that was highly similar to Eminem's " Lose Yourself ". On Wednesday, in a 132-page decision released by Justice H...


Political slugfest over Tamil film Mersal's GST scenes

Saturday's statement comes days after BJP's state President Tamilisai Soundrajan and other senior leaders demanded the removal of scenes that had taken a di...


Iyer, Siraj named in India squad for New Zealand T20Is

India will take on Blackcaps in the T20I series starting from 1st November, which is the retirement date of veteran pacer Ashish Nehra . The major highlight be...


Porsche 911 Carrera T revealed as pared-back variant

The manual version of the Porsche 911 Carrera T goes from zero to sixty miles per hour in 4.3 seconds, just a shade under the 4. 4 seconds on the base Car...


Facebook Messenger lets you send or receive money via PayPal

This announcement came today after the two companies teamed up to integrate PayPal payment services with the Messenger's platform. Besides payments , ...


Google Adds ESET Malware Detection to Chrome

Google is now clamping down on Chrome extensions that change user settings, such as the default search engine. The second new Chrome security feature is a w...


Hidden secret discovered in new Nintendo Switch

Not all games support the feature, unfortunately, and it's unclear if games will need to be updated to be compatible with the feature. You're now free to pop th...


Netflix has lots of original movies planned for 2018

Net income for the third quarter sits at $130 million, up from $52 million in the same quarter past year. Netflix ended the quarter with 109.3 million subsc...


Google Maps pulls cupcake calorie-counting feature after backlash

The feature crudely estimated the number of calories that would be burned by walking to a location versus driving or taking the bus. To illustrate those calorie...


Polestar 1 unveiled: 441kW, 1000Nm hybrid

The powertrain will have a range of 150kms on pure electric power alone - the longest full electric range of any hybrid vehicle on the market. The company claim...


Samsung CEO steps down amidst 'unprecedented crisis'

Kwon has also been heading the components and display division within Samsung. His decision to resign comes at a time when the company tries to clean up its ...


Google's Duo voice chat app is about to become Android's FaceTime

FaceTime has been an integral part of Apple's iOS operating system since 2010. Google's new initiative will make video calling easy and simple for the And...


How Google Pixel's camera functions

Either way, Google's approach is smart for several reasons. As for battery, the Pixel 2 XL wins on paper with its 3520mAh cell within, while Apple's is ...


The 2018 Aston Martin DB11 Volante is pure convertible beauty

This morning, Aston Martin unveiled the new DB11 Volante, luxury convertible that is part of a resurgence of the British luxury carmarker that has been enjoyi...


Oculus Go Set To Launch In Early 2018 For $199

The other reason is that the new VR headset will work independently without requiring external connections. It will be a standalone headset and not require th...


Nokia shrinks workforce, drops virtual reality business

There's good news for existing OZO users, however, as Nokia promises that existing commitments will not be impacted. Moving forward, Nokia said it would...


Google Home Mini Officially revealed in 3 different colors

Now, this is a smart speaker, in its essence, it is powered by the Google Assistant , and is also equipped with the newly-announced AI-powered software called ...


Microsoft finally admits Windows Phone is dead

These developments may also have played a part in Microsoft's move away from smartphones, with Belfiore now seemingly confirming that chapter of the company's...


Lawmakers target Equifax over $7M IRS contract

One of three main credit reporting agencies in the US next to Experian and TransUnion , Equifax stores a trove of highly sensitive personal and financial d...


Issue of Trump campaign collusion with Russian Federation 'still open'

Burr said that the "subject matter of the ads seemed to be to create chaos in every group they could possibly find in America", noting that the ads show that th...