Microsoft reportedly held talks about acquiring GitHub

GitHub has operated independently since its launch and was last valued at $2 billion. GitHub is now without a CEO, following last year's departure of Chris Wanstrath, who was GitHub's founder and previously held the position. Sources told BI that Goo... More..

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Ramdev’s Kimbho app taken down from Google Play Store, Patanjali explains why
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Ramdev’s Kimbho app taken down from Google Play Store, Patanjali explains why

Patanjali's Kimbho App was taken down from Google Play store within 24 hours of its launch, without an explanation, even as experts questioned the security on the app. As the security scare spread, the app face...More..

BBC iPlayer to stream World Cup matches in Ultra HD
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

BBC iPlayer to stream World Cup matches in Ultra HD

The BBC recommends a broadband connection of "at least 40Mbit/s" for 3840-pixel Ultra HD or 20Mbit per second for 2560 pixel Ultra HD. It will broadcast the matches at 50 frames per-second. In other words, ...More..

Philips releases Hue Sync for PC and Mac
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Philips releases Hue Sync for PC and Mac

Things have certainly been moving at a brisk pace for the folks over at Philips Lighting (now, Signify ) - after releasing a major update to the Hue app just a few days ago, they're back at it again, this ti...More..

by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Facebook Is Killing Off Its Trending News Section

A 3D-printed Facebook like button is seen in front of the Facebook logo, in this illustration taken October 25, 2017. Facebook's push for " trusted " news sources is the result of relentless political and mai...More..

Borderlands: Game of the Year Edition rated for PC, PS4, Xbox One
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Borderlands: Game of the Year Edition rated for PC, PS4, Xbox One

Publisher 2K Games has yet to officially announce a Borderlands: Game of the Year Edition for the aforementioned platforms. Since its original launch in 2009, the Borderlands series has amassed a devoted ...More..

Jeep pickup, Grand Wagoneer among four new models coming by 2022
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Jeep pickup, Grand Wagoneer among four new models coming by 2022

Two new badges - Desert Hawk for high speed off-road driving and a yet unnamed urban capability badge with all-weather capability, higher fuel efficiency and connected vehicle features will be unveiled. As a pa...More..

Motorola One Power photo shows the Android One iPhone X
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Motorola One Power photo shows the Android One iPhone X

The phone is expected to use the Android One platform which is likely where the One Power's name comes from. A couple of days ago, the first render of the smartphone was spotted online, giving a glimpse at ...More..

Fortnite appears to be coming to Nintendo Switch in new leak
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Fortnite appears to be coming to Nintendo Switch in new leak

In a move that won't surprise anyone, it looks as though Epic Games made a decision to port its hugely successful free-to-play game Fortnite over to the Nintendo Switch . The latest comes from 4chan and it...More..

Intel brings DDR4 DIMM modules to its Optane range
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Intel brings DDR4 DIMM modules to its Optane range

Intel claims that Optane DC persistent memory can reduce a server's restart time from minutes to seconds. " Unlike traditional DRAM, Intel Optane DC persistent memory will offer the unprecedented combination ...More..

by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon XR1 platform for standalone AR and VR headsets

Confusing tech industry jargon aside, what's important to note is Qualcomm aims to "create a new era of high-quality, mainstream XR devices for consumers" based on the Snapdragon XR1 "platform". Qualcomm has un...More..

by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Facebook is shutting down its Trending Topics section

These efforts will be funded by Facebook itself, the company said . Facebook said it is also testing a new section called " Today In ", which displays local breaking news , and a dedicated section of Face...More..

by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Just Cause developer Avalanche Studios now belongs to Nordisk Film

According to Avalanche, Nordisk Film will not meddle with Avalanche's main directives. "We have been running theHunter Classic as a service for nearly a decade, and that's also how we think about our upcoming...More..

Rather than new hardware, WWDC may focus on using Apple products less
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Rather than new hardware, WWDC may focus on using Apple products less

While the company debuted new iMacs, iPads, and the HomePod at last year's keynote, this event will likely focus on improvements to the company's software. Plus, we'll tell you everything we think we know about...More..

Arm aims for the laptop market with new processors
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Arm aims for the laptop market with new processors

More technical details about the new GPU have been provided in a blog . Reviews and testing have found the Cortex-A75-based Kryo 385 Gold in the Snapdragon 845 to have achieved a respectable 25-30% perf...More..

by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Bugatti Chiron Lego Technic kit is amazingly detailed

Inside, the dashboard, instrument cluster and unique centre line has been replicated, as well as the curvaceous seats constructed through a series of panel, beam, and tile elements. Each Chiron model comes pers...More..

Fortnite Mobile Update Adds A Much-Needed Feature
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Fortnite Mobile Update Adds A Much-Needed Feature

The first vehicle in Fortnite might not be what you expect. Well, you don't have to scream without the team knowing anymore as Epic Games have added the voice chat feature to the mobile version of the game....More..

Groove Music for iOS and Android to be retired on December 1
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Groove Music for iOS and Android to be retired on December 1

Groove Music lost the ability to stream, purchase and download music, but the mobile and desktop apps were still available and functioned as simple media players. Grove Music is still available for Windows 10 d...More..

by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Fortnite reportedly coming to Nintendo Switch

Fortnite: Battle Royale will surely be the star of the show, but it's unclear if that'll be the lone mode as with the iOS port, or featured alongside the Save The World mode as in the PS4 and Xbox One consol...More..

LG V35 ThinQ is a Notch-Less G7 ThinQ With OLED Display
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

LG V35 ThinQ is a Notch-Less G7 ThinQ With OLED Display

The device sports the same 6-inch FullVision Quad-HD+ OLED display as LG V30S ThinQ . The display offers 18:9 aspect ratio and is covered with a coating of Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The camera works with th...More..