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by | February 16, 2016 | 16:50

Apple has been working on bringing its mobile payment service to China for some time, creating a Shanghai-based company to manage the rollout back in September of previous year, with this month long rumored to be the target launch date. The service's two biggest challenges locally will come from established giants including social networking and gaming firm Tencent and e-commerce titan Alibaba Group.

by | February 16, 2016 | 15:57

The Australian Xbox Store for Dark Souls III has outed the original Dark Souls game to a backwards compatible title. Bandai Namco has yet to formally announce its DLC plans for Dark Souls 3 or confirm how much the Deluxe Edition will cost in the UK.

by | February 16, 2016 | 15:57

Like any good Tesla , the Model S for Kids is obviously powered by batteries. The Tesla Model S for kids works on a 140 Wh rechargeable battery that is hidden in the back of the vehicle, which will also be able to be upgraded to a 190 Wh model for an extra $50.

by | February 16, 2016 | 12:40

Apple's new iPad Air is expected to get numerous hardware features on the iPad Pro, including the Apple A9X processor, support for the Apple Pencil, more RAM than the current model and a new rear camera which may also include a flash. Dre, the pioneering hip-hop producer and senior Apple executive. Rumors about the device have been swirling around the Internet and the most prominent ones are saying that while the phone is much smaller than the other iPhone models, it will have the same specs ...

by | February 16, 2016 | 06:46

AT&T, the nation's second-largest wireless carrier said on Friday that the company all set a roadmap on 5G technology hooking up with Verizon. AT&T informed that it is conducting tests in a way that enables it to deploy the network commercially as soon as 5G standards are set.

by | February 16, 2016 | 05:02

The Zika virus, said Rev. Thomas Rosica, offers an "opportunity for the church to recommit itself ot the dignity and sacredness of life, even in very precarious moments like this". The agency warned Russians of visiting tropical or subtropical countries troubled by epidemic diseases, noticing such symptoms of the Zika virus as fever, a rash, conjunctivitis, joint and muscle pain, headache and fatigue.

by | February 15, 2016 | 15:10

Clear the course to unlock a costume of whichever Pokemon you choose! As well as plenty of Pokemon-related promotions, we're also getting some cool cross-promotions. Costumes for the three original starter Pokémon - Bulbasaur, Squirtle, and Charmander - are now available to Super Mario Maker players after completing the game's new event course three times, each with a different costume.

by | February 15, 2016 | 13:13

The listing says Microsoft is looking for a director of account management in HTC's home country, and refers to a "goal to build product portfolio that highlight focused user scenarios around our Windows 10 Mobile and Microsoft services combined with HTC’s devices, applications, and services".

by | February 15, 2016 | 07:40

This set is going to be auctioned off on eBay starting February 13. The auction runs through noon Eastern on Sunday. The Kobe and Vanessa Bryant Family Foundation supports youth and families in need by providing both financial resources and developing programs.

by | February 15, 2016 | 01:41

Some bristled at the announcement purely because Quantum Break had previously been announced as an Xbox exclusive. The ability to crossbuy titles has always been available to PlayStation home and handheld console owners and Microsoft is intent on bringing it to its gaming platform as well.

by | February 14, 2016 | 21:10

The Closed Beta for HITMAN is now live for everyone on PS4. PS4 players will have first dibs at the beta as it will be released on February 12th and run until February 15th, PC players will have to wait a little longer as that version will be released on February 19th and run until February 22nd .

by | February 14, 2016 | 08:28

We also heard a rumor that Samsung will give people who order the device between the 21st of February and 10th of March a free Gear VR headset, this has yet to be confirmed by Samsung. While the standard Galaxy S7 is expected to have a 5.1-inch Quad HD AMOLED display, the Edge model is expected to arrive with a bigger, 5.5-inch Quad HD AMOLED screen.

by | February 13, 2016 | 13:12

Twitter number of users fell far short of other competitors; Zuckerberg's Facebook enjoy 1.6 billion user, Google on the other hand has eight products with over 1 billion users each. Twitter has made a dramatic product change, saying it will recast the way it displays tweets by customising them to individual users, instead of uniformly displaying tweets in reverse chronological order.

by | February 13, 2016 | 13:10

Well, so is the complaining to go along with it, at least when it concerns social media sites. Underneath it they will see the traditional reverse-chronological timeline. It's part of the microblogging service's attempt to make its service more accessible to new users. He also said that recruitment is his No. 1 priority at Twitter , an apparent acknowledgment that a recent stream of executive departures, including the heads of three divisions, hurt the company.

by | February 11, 2016 | 21:07

Junior doctors joined the walkouts on Wednesday in many cities around the country, including London , Sheffield, Manchester. A Worcestershire Acute Hospitals Trust spokesman said: "Today was scheduled as an audit day so we have managed to cover many clinics with senior nurses and consultants".

by | February 11, 2016 | 16:40

These include the rollout of a "Moments" feature that highlights trends on the network and a sort of digest of tweets that appear under the heading " While You Were Away ", when users haven't logged into their app for a little while. The company said they generated $710 million in revenue with a net loss of $90 million. And earlier on Wednesday, it started to add a selection of what it deems the best tweets to the top of a user's timeline.

by | February 11, 2016 | 13:36

Twitter reported it had 320 million users in the December quarter, flat with the previous quarter and up 9% year-over-year. In comparison, rival social network Facebook has over 1.5 billion users and recently reported record financial results of their own.

by | February 11, 2016 | 02:45

All you have to do is uninstall Facebook's app from your phone and use the Safari browser to access the mobile website instead. Mr. Gibbs, however, kept using the browser version of the social network on Safari after ditching the app. The first details claims by uninstalling the app on android devices users could save 20% of daily battery life . Thankfully you don't need to remove the standalone Facebook Messenger as well - so chat fans can rest easy.

by | February 11, 2016 | 00:30

The supplier said the airbags' power-control units may corrode and interrupt electrical connections, causing the devices to either deploy inadvertently or fail to activate, according to filings to the U.S. Moisture can get into the control units, causing the airbags to not deploy in a crash, Honda said. That risk with Takata airbags has been at the center of a massive safety action that has led to the recall of tens of millions of vehicles worldwide and has continued to grow in recent weeks.

by | February 10, 2016 | 19:09

Voice dictation extends Siri's utility on Apple TV . When the new Apple TV was unveiled last September, it represented a massive leap for the company's digital media player set-top box, which previously had not seen a significant upgrade since 2012.

by | February 10, 2016 | 18:07

Over the course of the beta test, which started on December 15, Apple Music on the Sonos platform was tested by hundreds of thousands of listeners. And if that weren't enough, a new Sonos station will also appear on Apple Music , with a collection gathered with input from the Sonos team. To set it up, "customers simply select "Add Music Services" from any Sonos controller app, scroll down to the Apple Music icon, and login", the companies said.

by | February 10, 2016 | 17:24

The latest handsets have varied ways of showing notifications when in sleep mode such as the Moto X and others which will pulsate the screen on briefly to give a visual indication of an incoming message or notification. However, LG's social team is back saying the G5's name out loud, this time on Facebook . The LG G5 is set to make its debut at the MWC this month but that hasn't stopped the manufacturer teasing us with another snippet about their next smartphone.

by | February 10, 2016 | 14:36

The port was made possible by the team effort of developer Psyonix and partners Panic Button. The Xbox One version will arrive with three DLC packs included with the main game - Supersonic Fury , Revenge of the Battle-Cars and Chaos Run .

by | February 10, 2016 | 13:33

An Apple spokeswoman commented on the issue, referring to protective security features meant to prevent "malicious" third-party components from potentially compromising a user's iPhone as the main reason for the "error 53" message. The bug resurfaced when a journalist, who broke his phone screen while covering a refugee crisis was forced to get it repaired in a third-party store.

by | February 10, 2016 | 13:26

Shift over to the passenger seat, because Google's self-driving auto is now considered "the driver" by the USA government, even though it has artificial intelligence steering it. However, the letter by NHTSA seemed to struggle to fit self-driving auto technology in the safety regulations interpreted to apply as to "whatever (rather than whoever) is doing the driving".

by | February 10, 2016 | 12:37

After that, it's anybody's guess. Ohio Gov. John Kasich, an afterthought in Iowa, popped up in second. Rubio's allies turned advertising dollars away from anti-Cruz ads and toward anti-Bush ads. Watch the way women vote in the Democratic primary. Even if significant numbers of Trump's backers fail to show up, as happened in the Iowa caucuses last week, that level should still be enough for a win in a field with eight serious candidates.

by | February 10, 2016 | 08:18

Boston got 6.4 inches. There is still uncertainty as to just how cold it will be, and whether we could see a rain-snow mix, or impactful snow totals. The storm also was expected to last into early Tuesday in New Hampshire, where the first-in-the-nation presidential primary is being held.

by | February 09, 2016 | 15:49

What are Pangu and TaiG waiting for to release the newest jailbreak version for the device? Even jailbreaking iOS 9.2.1 and iOS 9.3 is possible. While Apple has been sending out updates to iOS 9, which now stands at iOS 9.2.1, no proper jailbreak release has happened.

by | February 09, 2016 | 14:52

The first beta version was released at the start of 2016, which featured new 3D Touch shortcuts on new iPhone models, a new Night Shift mode for blue light reduction, Touch ID-protected Notes and more. It also includes upgrades for Notes and other apps, and the company has been pushing the update with its own page on Apple's website. You can even use the newfound dictation feature in tvOS 9.2 beta 3 to dictate usernames and passwords for different accounts as well, which means you can kiss ...

by | February 09, 2016 | 07:14

Manning's career has been the stuff of discipline and values, the All-American hard-working tale of the good guy who once again, and perhaps one last time, hopes to finish first. "Obviously you can't take a TV with you, we all know that". The game airs on TV channel CBS. At the beginning of the game there were numerous glitches reported by many people trying to stream the game on their devices.

by | February 09, 2016 | 00:52

Besides the Texas case, there are only two other scientific reports related to possible sexual transmission of Zika, the CDC said. But there's been mounting evidence linking Zika infection in pregnant women to a birth defect called microcephaly , in which a newborn's head is unusually small and the brain may not develop properly.

by | February 09, 2016 | 00:49

The iPhone 7 and its phablet variant will be released in September and rumors say that Apple will adopt an edge-to-edge display, will make the body waterproof and will remove the headphone jack. This week Peter, Josh, and our colleague Andy get together to discuss various topics related to Apple . Unfortunately, the iPhone lacks the 5MP front cameras, so it may not receive the approval from the selfie enthusiasts.

by | February 08, 2016 | 08:48

The "Gilmore Girls" revival is a reality and now we have photographic proof. Filming on the four-episode revival series officially kicked off on February 2, with series creator Amy Sherman Palladino and husband Daniel Palladino set to write and direct every installment, each taking place in a different season, giving fans an entire calendar year with their favorite characters.

by | February 08, 2016 | 02:43

The United States , South Korea, Japan, Russia, Britain, France and NATO all criticized North Korea's move to launch a long-range rocket on Sunday that it said was carrying a satellite . Japan's national broadcaster, NHK, broke into its normal programming to quote a Japanese government statement that said the rocket passed over the southern Japanese island of Okinawa.

by | January 27, 2016 | 00:16

Mark Gurman clarified in a 9to5Mac report that the purported 5SE is not a smaller version of the iPhone 6s , but an upgraded version of the existing iPhone 5s first released in 2013. Apple's iPhone shipments fell short of analyst expectations for 75.5 million. The 4-inch iPhone 5se would be smaller than the company's existing 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhone smartphones, giving customers more options.