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Apple Announces 13-inch MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar) Battery Replacement Program

The company notes that this issue is not a safety risk, and that battery replacements covered by the program will be performed at no cost to the owner. Apple sa...


Syrian air defenses shoot down missiles over two air bases

Regarding the earlier report, the US Defense Department denied involvement. The raid in Homs countryside reportedly coincided with another missile attack agai...


This Diamond-Laced Meteorite Could Be From Earth's Long-Lost Planetary Sibling

Was found after the explosion, the meteor was mainly composed of coarse-grained rocks (olivine and pyroxene), which could be formed in the mantle of "planet-Bud...


Shenmue HD Remaster Announced - Coming to Xbox, PC and PS4

Shenmue I & II have yet to attract a concrete release date but they're due out at some point this year. A Shenmue HD remaster of the first two games has been...


Popular YouTube Music Videos Defaced In Hack

Many other popular super hit music videos have been affected, including songs from Chris Brown, Shakira , Selena Gomez , Drake , Katy Perry and Taylor Swi...


Facebook sending users privacy notification after data breach

Zuckerberg said he has called for more investments in security that will "significantly impact our profitability going forward", adding: "I want to be clea...


North Korea workers returning to China, sources say

Kim Jong Un's regime could launch a fully-capable nuclear strike by the middle of summer 2018, according to an assessment by Britain's defence ministry. Kim an...


Fortnite gets vending machines and lots of explosions with new update

Each of the three items in a machine will cost you materials. With the 3.4 content update's release, Vending Machines will be scattered across the island in ...


Curved display, Air gestures for iPhone: Is Apple following Samsung's footsteps?

While Apple hasn't introduced touchless gestures in the past, companies like Samsung and Motorola have. A new report out of Bloomberg this morning suggest...


Texas man accidentally shot in the head during Facebook live video

A few seconds later, the woman is seen pointing a gun at the camera and waving it around in the auto. Shocking footage on social media shows him inside a vehi...


FM radio support coming soon to the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

But, don't be disappointed as Samsung could pull a last-minute surprise . To be fair, though, an early Note 9 launch is certainly possible. Recently, a Samsung...


King's Row Uprising Returns On April 10th

The first season of the Overwatch Open Division saw thousands of teams around the world take part, and numerous current crop of Contenders teams in various re...


Samsung Galaxy Note 9 may feature (5G) antenna and a larger battery

The former also sports a 5.8-inch display and a single main camera, while the latter is equipped with a slightly larger 6.2-inch panel and a dual camera combo. ...


'Fortnite Mobile' Earns $1 Million in Its First 72 Hours

In a close call, Battle Royale was originally going to be part of the Save the World , an optional PvP mode created to satiate players looking for some human...


Lights out for Earth Hour

Earth Hour is a movement organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature (called World Wildlife Fund in Canada). This year Earth Hour celebrates 11 years o...


Galaxy S9 now receiving its first software update

Dactyloscopy in the screen will be the main competitive advantage of Samsung Galaxy Note 9 , but it should be recalled that such sensors at this stage of its...


McLaren BP23 'Hyper GT' will beat F1's 243-mph top speed

The F1 iconically set the speed record of 391km/h (243mph) back in the late '90s, with its naturally aspirated V12 engine and six-speed manual transmission. Why...


Fortnite Battle Royale Announced for Mobile Devices

Given the hype surrounding Fortnite right now, it's pretty incredible that developers have been able to get a fully featured version of the game for mobile ...


PS4 Update 5.50 is Live for all PlayStation Gamers

Finally, PS4 firmware 5.50 lets players use a custom image as their home wallpapers. Except for the supersampling, everything else is also available on the ...


Kazakh flag raised in the Paralympic village in PyeongChang

The North Korean delegation arrives at the Paralympic Village during the Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang today. The KPC said its President Lee Myung-...