New HTC Vive Doesn't Require a PC or Phone

The headset is based around a positional tracking system Google calls WorldSense , which Bavor claimed uses only a handful of internal sensors to provide accurate positioning information for room-scale virtual reality . As a result, a software update will be bringing support for Daydream to the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus later in the year. Everything required to deliver a smooth and immersive VR experience will be integrated within the headset. Read More

Hayden critical with serious brain damage

Hayden critical with serious brain damage

Hayden was hit by a auto while cycling in Italy, and rushed to hospital with severe chest and head injuries. Nicky Hayden, the 35-year-old motorcycle racer nicknamed the Kentucky Kid, was training on the Rimini coastline in Italy on his bicycle when a Peugeot 206 convertible hit him. Read More

Fresh barrage of cyber attacks set to hit today

Fresh barrage of cyber attacks set to hit today

Darien Huss, a 28-year-old research engineer who assisted the anonymous British researcher lauded a hero, said he was "still anxious for what's to come in the next few days because it really would not be so hard for the actors behind this to re-release their code without a kill switch or with a better kill switch". Read More

'Pro Evolution Soccer 2018' (ALL) Announced, Dated - Screens & Trailer

'Pro Evolution Soccer 2018' (ALL) Announced, Dated - Screens & Trailer

These include a revamped control system that adds more fluidity to the game, and a new, simpler user interface. This feature will allow players to "react to receiving a ball using permissible parts of the body, such as chest, head, and legs to bring a pass under control dependent on the height and pace of the incoming ball". Read More

Galaxy Note 8 New leaks Reveals 6.3 inch Display and Dual Camera

Galaxy Note 8 New leaks Reveals 6.3 inch Display and Dual Camera

The device in question, allegedly the Galaxy J7 Max , is expected to be priced somewhere around Rs 20,000 or less. According to the leaked details, Samsung will be launching the handset in India soon and it will apparently retails between $250 and $300. Read More

SpaceX attempts to launch tonight, maintain record pace ars_ab.settitle(1097991)

SpaceX attempts to launch tonight, maintain record pace ars_ab.settitle(1097991)

Because of the fuel requirement, the Falcon 9 booster will not be recovered, says SpaceX in a statement . Since the satellite is more than six metric tons and is going to a higher orbit Falcon 9 rocket won't have enough fuel to make a return attempt, even at sea. Read More

Social Security Administration releases most popular baby names list

Social Security Administration releases most popular baby names list

Rounding out the top five are Olivia, Ava, Sophia, and Isabella for girls, and Liam, William, Mason, and James for boys. With baby name trends ebbing and flowing over the decades, the agency also reported the names with the greatest change in popularity for 2016. Read More

Opera's Latest Browser Comes With WhatsApp And Facebook Built Into It

Opera's Latest Browser Comes With WhatsApp And Facebook Built Into It

The browser , dubbed Opera Reborn , allows users to pin Facebook , WhatsApp and Telegram messaging apps to the left side of the browser . However, switching between tabs when responding to a message has been cumbersome and inefficient, until now. Read More

Why you should consider an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+

Why you should consider an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+

The latest Samsung Galaxy Folder smartphone, Samsung's flip device based on the Android OS is all set to come out into the markets. More important, I believe we're on our way to a mobile future where we carry our smartphones (or some future version) to and from the office and, when we sit at our desks, our desktop screens will light up. Read More

Ubisoft's long-rumored Mario x Rabbids RPG is reportedly still happening

Ubisoft's long-rumored Mario x Rabbids RPG is reportedly still happening

Furthermore, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle will be a turn-based RPG with two-player local co-op, encompassing a "goofy sense of humor", according to art assets shared with Kotaku (that were asked not to be shared). "She loves Mario Maker , but she could never participate in that game because of the complexity of the controls". While this is a decidedly odd story, it gets even more weird when you learn that Mario will apparently handle a gun in the game. Read More

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Pack 1 detailed

Nintendo has announced the content for the first DLC pack for The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild, which is coming this Winter. While you'll still have to a wait few more weeks for the first DLC, Nintendo is finally detailing what you can expect from The Master Trials' combat challenge, higher difficulty, and extra map options. Read More

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's First DLC Pack Detailed

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's First DLC Pack Detailed

Then we have the Travel Medallion, which will be hidden in some treasure chest within the game world, and will serve to create a new temporary travel spot on the map. And on top of it all, enemies can have higher levels. In addition, there will also be floating platforms found through out the world, which will have some very tough enemies atop them, but also , some great loot as well. Read More

Kulbhushan Jadhav's Mother Appeals Against Pak Death Sentence

Kulbhushan Jadhav's Mother Appeals Against Pak Death Sentence

However, Janjua contended Jadhav was not covered under a bilateral agreement on consular access as he was a "spy". Avanti Jadhav, whose son Kulbhushan was arrested in Pakistan's Balochistan province in March a year ago, filed an appeal at the Supreme Court via the Indian High Commission in Islamabad, broadcaster NDTV reported. Read More

Nintendo sees Switch console doubling full-year profit

Time reports Nintendo sold 2.74 million Switches in March after launching March 3. The newest game from Nintendo , "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild", is one of the best games released in years. He argued that he expects Switch's sales to mirror the ones of the Nintendo 3DS. The decision comes with the 3DS posting a 7% hardware sales increase of the previous year. Read More

Google Maps to remind parking locations on Android and iOS

Google Maps to remind parking locations on Android and iOS

Once saving is successful, a label will appear on the map, which will show the drivers where their cars are parked. You'll be able to add notes, enter the time left on your parking ticket, add photos and share the location with your friends and family. Read More

Bell Helicopter teams with Uber to create flying electric taxis

Bell Helicopter teams with Uber to create flying electric taxis

They will also have zero emissions and will be quiet enough to operate in cities. Although Uber customers think nothing of paying more for their ride home than they do with regular taxis, Cedric Pinto from the Philippines said the cost of booking a flying cab would most probably put off all but the most well-heeled people. Read More

Target teams with Nintendo for 'Mario Kart' shopping carts

The remaining 16 courses are downloadable as DLCs. The faster 200cc game mode will give owners of the Wii U version "something new to master", says the Daily Telegraph, while the ability to hold two items at once is a welcome return to the franchise. Read More

Latest Leaked Pictures Show iPhone With Edge-To-Edge

Latest Leaked Pictures Show iPhone With Edge-To-Edge

According to Kuo, the iPhone 8's "significant hardware upgrades" are to blame for the production slip, with the iPhone 8's significantly tweaked design causing headaches. The iPhone 8, which features several major components that Apple custom-ordered specifically for the smartphone, will still be released in September. Read More

Best 'Pretty Little Liars' Quotes from the Spring Premiere

Best 'Pretty Little Liars' Quotes from the Spring Premiere

Apparently, Paige is in love with Emily and she has been always jealous about Alison . Emily and Paige are welcomed back by the school with coffee and a toast. Further, she said that their finale will be different than the usual. "S.O.S. At Barn. Hurry". Problem solved: They both get hired! Following the meeting Emily confronted Alison about her behaviour. Read More

Diet drinks liked to stroke and dementia

Diet drinks liked to stroke and dementia

For the study, the researchers used the data from the Framingham Heart Study (FHS). However it's important to note that the study can not conclude that anyone who drinks diet fizzy drinks will develop dementia or have a stroke. According to a study done by Boston University's School of Medicine in the United States, the researchers found that both sugar and artificially-sweetened beverage consumption has been linked to cardio-metabolic risk factors. Read More

Microsoft wants you to STOP using PASSWORDS, and this is why

Microsoft wants you to STOP using PASSWORDS, and this is why

One of the app's features is Intelligent Suggestions to help users create new lists for the day. Microsoft To-Do ships with a suggestions feature which highlights important tasks to you which you may want to focus on. The new app was built by the team behind Wunderlist, and will bring in the favorite elements of that app in the months ahead, Microsoft says. Now, Microsoft is integrating it with Office 365 (anyone with a Microsoft account can use it) and "an intelligent algorithm". Read More

Apple to begin replacing 4th generation iPad with iPad Air 2

Apple to begin replacing 4th generation iPad with iPad Air 2

Apple updated that both the iPad 4 and iPad Air 2 will now be available in 32GB of storage. According to the leaked memo, Apple is has told store employees to inform customers eligible for the replacement about the various colour options available with the iPad Air 2, which shipped in Space Grey, Silver and Gold. Read More

Instagram on Android now works without Internet connection

Instagram on Android now works without Internet connection

The popular image sharing platform now has offline support on Android, but it's understandably very limited. They can also leave comments, like posts, save media or unfollow users. Anything the user does in the app while offline will then be automatically applied once a connection is restored. The next time your phone accesses the internet, Instagram will go back through this history and complete each of those actions. Read More

PlayStation 4 consoles may attract roaches, repairmen say

PlayStation 4 consoles may attract roaches, repairmen say

Roaches make their way into Xbox Ones sometimes, too. In an interview with Kotaku , Patrick Che of Manhattan-based XCubicle, a console fix shop, told the blog that the pests, which tend to reside in warm dark places, love Sony's game console. Read More

Ola, Uber drivers on strike today

Ola, Uber drivers on strike today

Get free real-time news alerts from the New York City Patch. The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) has announced plans aimed at forcing all cab companies that take payment via credit card to offer a tipping option. If I have a few singles on me, I'll try to do it, especially if the driver does something, like help loading a bag for a ride to the airport, or is just generally pleasant. Read More

Kathleen Kennedy: Carrie Fisher will not be in Star Wars Episode IX

But her moment of recognition came with 2013 web series Ladies Like Us , reports Entertainment Weekly . Both pictures were taken after the 24-year-old surprised attendees at the Star Wars fan convention in Florida by taking to the stage to celebrate her mother's memory with a heartfelt speech. Read More

Shadow Brokers leak trove of NSA hacking tools

It operates as a messaging system for such things as letters of credit, payments and securities transactions between banks. Swift was successfully targeted by hackers previous year when criminals stole $81m from the Bangladeshi central bank. Read More

Samsung targets 1 million pre-orders for Galaxy S8 in Korea

In its native South Korea, pre-orders surpassed 600,000 units in just five days. Some investors and analysts believe the S8 could set a first-year sales record for Samsung, Reuters reports. The Samsung S8 comes will be available with either a 5.8-inch screen (the S8) or a larger 6.2-inch screen (the S8 Plus). Samsung said it will expand the eco-system of the Galaxy 8 series by beefing up cooperation with companies and rolling out various gadgets linked to the smartphone. Read More

Google brings video stabilisation to its Photos Android app

Google brings video stabilisation to its Photos Android app

Tap on it to commence video processing. But now the app is getting even better with the introduction of video stabilization. Tapping on the pencil icon will give you the option to "Stabilise" the video or rotate it. Using the video stabilizer in Google Photos is very simple. If you want to grab the latest version of Google Photos that has video stabilization included, you can grab the APK from the button below, although the update should already be live on the Play Store. Read More

Infiniti QX80 Monograph shown ahead of NY debut

Infiniti QX80 Monograph shown ahead of NY debut

As hinted at in the picture, the new concept combines luxury with a commanding presence, and demonstrates the high levels of space and utility for which the QX cars are renowned. Infiniti intends to use the Monograph approach in future design work, explaining that the word signifies a specific focus rather than a presentation of an entire vehicle. Read More