Dylan expresses awe over Nobel Prize, alludes to Shakespeare

The Nobel Foundation announced his acceptance speech will be read at the banquet on Saturday, Dec. 10. "I would bet that the farthest thing from Shakespeare's mind was the question 'Is this literature?'" The 69-year-old, who rose to fame in the mid 1970s, said: 'I apologize. Read More

Search widens for US Marine Corps pilot missing in Japan

Search widens for US Marine Corps pilot missing in Japan

Col. Kate Germano, chief operating officer of the Service Women's Action Network, a nonprofit policy group that advocates on behalf of USA female servicemembers. Frederick leaves behind his pregnant wife Kiley and son. The crashed plane is assigned to the US Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, one of the main US military bases in Japan, which hosts tens of thousands of US military personnel. Read More

EU starts legal action against 4 states over VW emissions

Under EU law, a country is responsible for punishing manufacturers if its national authorities approve cars to be sold anywhere in the 28-country bloc. That type of technology allows manufacturers to falsify results by making cars appear more energy efficient during tests. The bill is still awaiting approval from the European Parliament and member states. Read More

Samsung to disable Note 7 phones in the USA via software update

Samsung to disable Note 7 phones in the USA via software update

From December 19, Samsung will prevent owners from charging the device at all, while it will also "eliminate" the phone's ability to work as a mobile device by cutting off network connectivity. Jeffrey Nelson, Verizon's VP of global corporate communications, said in a statement that the cell service carrier wants to protect customers who may not have another device to immediately switch to, who may find themselves in emergency situations, or who may be traveling for the winter holidays. Read More

Qualcomm teases 48-core processor on 10nm process

In the announcement, Qualcomm stated it expects its 10nm chips will be commercially available by the second half of 2017, providing Intel with a new challenge and target. "There has been a lot of hype about ARM in the data center, but very few deployments", an Intel spokesman said, while adding that the company operates in "a highly competitive market and take all competitors seriously". Read More

HTC Launches 'Vive Studios' for First-party VR Game Development and Publishing

HTC is proud to present Vive Studios, a new development and publishing studio for virtual reality content. 'We're excited to formally unveil Vive Studios as a new pillar in HTC's initiative to drive persistent growth for VR , ' claimed Joel Breton, vice president of content at HTC Vive, of the new division. Read More

Gov't proposal envisions phone calls on airline flights

Gov't proposal envisions phone calls on airline flights

The proposal would allow airlines to decide if people can make phone calls while flying, and would require them to alert their passengers of their policy when buying a ticket. The agency is seeking comment on whether disclosure is sufficient or if it should ban voice calls altogether. This is not a problem with new phones and on-board systems such as picocells, which aren't widely used. Read More

New Pokemon Go Update Out Now, Here's What It Does

New Pokemon Go Update Out Now, Here's What It Does

Pokemon GO has definitely managed to leave its mark not only on the mobile gaming community but also on 2016 in general. While some of these issues, such as the in-game tracker, have been addressed, numerous aspects of the game remain open for a lot of improvement. Read More

Remembering Pearl Harbor 75 years later

Remembering Pearl Harbor 75 years later

Hawaiian time, the same time of the attack in 1941. "It was a frightful milestone in our history, but it should never be forgotten and as our speaker said here it's doomed to be repeated if you don't remember these things", said William Peel, an Army veteran. Read More

Burglars smash vehicle into Apple Store in Palo Alto

Burglars smash vehicle into Apple Store in Palo Alto

Police also recovered another suspect's vehicle near a parking garage, filled with stolen Apple merchandise. But during a search of the surrounding area, officers located the four individuals and detained them without incident for investigation. Read More

Time runs out for smartwatch pioneer Pebble

Time runs out for smartwatch pioneer Pebble

However, Pebble itself will be closing down and the manufacturing, promotion and sale of all Pebble Watches will eventually cease. It has not clarified whether customers will be able to keep using their devices indefinitely. "It's a bittersweet day", Migicovsky wrote. The Bloomberg report adds that the purchase price for Pebble might be less than $40 million, which is less than its existing debt and market obligations. Read More

Here are the best places to work in 2017, according to Glassdoor

Here are the best places to work in 2017, according to Glassdoor

Last month, the company was included in Ad Age's 2017 Best Places to Work. "They truly invest in the professional development of employees". Glassdoor's top five proved her right. Innovation and proactivity recognised and rewarded. This home assistance company has long suggested it strived hard to create a fun, happy, collaborative culture - and its efforts have paid off. Read More

Cousins comes up short in Redskins' loss to Cardinals

Arizona's defense, which entered the game having allowed just four passing touchdowns in its past 29 quarters of play, had trouble trying to stop Cousins. Larry Fitzgerald caught 10 passes for 78 yards, moving past Cris Carter and Marvin Harrison into third on the NFL's career receptions list. Reporters outside the Redskins locker room could hear Gruden ripping into his team, accusing them of not giving maximum effort in the week leading up to the game. Read More

Palmer, Johnson lead Cardinals past Redskins

There was a throw here or there he could have made better. "I can't ask for them to practice any harder, but I bet there's a lot more smiles at practice on Wednesday". "But, overall, he played pretty good". With less than two minutes to play, Cousins and company were able to move the ball all the way to Arizona's 28-yard line. Read More

Destiny's Christmas Event The Dawning to begin December 13th

Destiny's Christmas Event The Dawning to begin December 13th

The update, named The Dawning , will bring back the competitive racing event from previous year with new sparrows and new tracks, Bungie said in a reveal trailer. It seems the Sparrow Racing League is coming back, along with something new called Vanguard Elite Strike Scoring, which will give out new medals. The Red Death, Thorn, The Last Word, and Black Spindle are also getting new ornaments. Read More

Pokemon Sun And Moon Blast Nintendo Off The Charts

Pokemon Sun And Moon Blast Nintendo Off The Charts

Aside from completing the main story in " Pokemon Sun and Moon ", the game also has a number of daily events that offers generous rewards so players should not miss it. With 1.5 million copies sold in the first week of its release across the continent! Pokemon Sun and Moon have done quite a bit to change up the traditional RPG formula that has been prevalent in the series since the inception of the first entry. Read More

Reddit cracks down on 'most toxic users' of pro-Trump forum

It also plans to increase staff on its "trust and safety" team. But the most contentious changes are Huffman's announcement to crackdown on toxic behaviour, particularly what emanates from The_Donald. This was done "often in a manner that is antagonistic to the rest of the community", he said. " Resign as CEO of Reddit ". Huffman further writes that he has resisted pressure to ban The_Donald entirely, " More than anything, I want Reddit to heal, and I want our country to heal, and ... Read More

Instant Games Now Available On FB Messenger!

Users can also play Instant Games on their Facebook News Feed , enjoying a seamless cross-platform gaming experience where they can discover new games through posts , recommendations, challenges or the dedicated Facebook Pages of various individual games. Read More

Amazon plans premium Alexa Speaker with large screen

That would make the screen slightly smaller than an iPad mini but larger than that of smartphones like the Google Pixel and iPhone 7 Plus . Presumably, this would make the future Echo-like device a lot easier to use to access certain types of information. Read More

Apple could launch curved iPhone next year, says report

Apple could launch curved iPhone next year, says report

Sources also claim the Cupertino-based company is now experimenting with more than 10 iPhone prototypes. If Apple is toying with 4K displays, interest surrounding virtual reality applications would be a far more likely explanation. Samsung is now the leading OLED screen manufacturer, and it's believed that the other companies, including LG and Japan Display, can not align production of OLED panels with estimated demand for all iPhones, and this is one of the reasons the Cupertino firm ... Read More

IOS 10.1.1 iPhone Battery Issues Being Reported

Further, some users have complained that the phones are showing a higher battery level while on charging but drops down to a significantly lower level once removed from charging. The collection is meant to solve battery problems. The issue remained the same. Apple released the new 10.1.1 with no new features but a bundle of irritative issues.(Pun intended) And Apple never responded the reason behind this latest update. Read More

Amazon Said to Plan Premium Alexa Speaker With Large Screen

In May, the Wall Street Journalreported that the retail giant was working on a follow-up to the Amazon Echo with a device code-named "Knight" that reportedly features a "tablet-like computer screen". Amazon executives have openly admitted they were surprised by the demand from developers and customers, and now it's clear the company trying to capitalize on the unexpected success. Read More

Auto giants come together for European charging network

Auto giants come together for European charging network

This means an expansion on the existing standard for AC and DC charging of electric cars now in use, with the addition of DC fast-charging up to 350 kW, which will significantly reduce the waiting times motorists have to endure while their electric vehicles recharge. Read More

Samsung Galaxy S8 Rumored to Sport 6G RAM, 256GB Storage Option

Samsung new accessories will come with a premium faux-leather protective cover, a keyboard cover which will support physical qwerty keyboard, a clear-view cover and an LED view for easier viewing of notifications. Marking another major advanced in hardware, this sensor would be able to detect fingerprints though glass, rather than needing a seperate sensor. Given that the S8 would have an upgraded processor, the RAM capacity might go up to 6GB. Read More

Oppo A57 Price in India and Specifications, features 16MP front camera

Oppo A57 Price in India and Specifications, features 16MP front camera

It is available in Gold and Rose Gold variants. Recently the company has launched the OPPO R9s and R9s Plus smartphones in China. The display is a 5.2 inches wide variety, featuring the popular 2.5 D curved glass design and has HD 720p resolution, i.e. Read More

USA online sales register strong growth

Two years ago, U.S. News & World Report suggested that customers might actually save more money during the weeks leading up to the big day. Products that have a high risk of being out of stocks include NES Classic Edition, Hatchimals, PS VR Launch Bundles, PJ Masks, Speak Out Game, New Nintendo 3DS Super Mario and Cozmo by Anki . Read More

Even With Holiday Creep, Black Friday Is a Big Shopping Day

The day after Thanksgiving is largely geared toward mega retail stores. Why should deal-seeking shoppers hold off on online buying until they return to the office after the holiday weekend when they can make purchases on their phones as soon as - or even before - the pumpkin pie is served? That includes CBL & Associates ( CBL ), which closed almost allof its 89 shopping centers until 6 a.m. Read More

Black Friday Game Deals 2016: Amazon

Black Friday Game Deals 2016: Amazon

Best Buy and GameStop will also be selling $40 PS4 dualshock controllers, but only the black version will be available at GameStop for this price. The top three retailers have been selected, where you can find the maximum number of deals. This code can be combined with all PlayStation Store sales and offers throughout the time these promotions are valid. Read More

Thanksgiving and Black Friday Doorbuster Deals

Markets including South Korea, China, the UK, Brazil and Denmark have tapped into the commercial tradition. With page upon page of Black Friday deals to peruse through, it can be tempting to end up buying something to feel like you've made the most of your time. Read More

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge pictured in iPhone 7-like Jet Black color

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge pictured in iPhone 7-like Jet Black color

Samsung has confirmed that Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge users who are now on the beta build of Android 7.0 Nougat will be getting an update soon. Customers should also note that individual carriers may still take time before releasing a software update to their variants of the Galaxy S6, which means some customers may have to wait longer than other to receive the software update. Read More