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Spider-Man PS4 Exclusive 2017

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If you love Spiderman you had also better love the PlayStation 4, because vice president and executive editor of Marvel Digital Media Ryan Penagos has just spilled the beans on a PS4 exclusive Spiderman game from Ratchet and Clank developers Insomniac Games, releasing this year. Read More »

Google Pixel Added In the List of Android O Compatible Device

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Google Releases Android 7.1.2 (Nougat), Last of Series: After the liberation of the Beta version of Android 7.1.2 Nougat in January, now Google is ready to update a few devices. We have been expecting the Android Nougat 7.1.2 update within the next day, so this news is not that surprising, although it is exciting to see it is finally here. Read More »

Major internet providers say will not sell customer browsing histories

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The House of Representatives approved the bill earlier this week, after similar action in the Senate, and it is now headed to President Donald Trump, who is expected to sign off on the legislation. Verizon does not sell personal web browsing histories and has no plans to do so in the future, said spokesman Richard Young. He even said that consumers have the ability to opt out of receiving targeted ads sent to them using the non-sensitive data recovered from browsing stories. Read More »

Check out these brands' amusing April Fool's Day jokes and promos

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Pac-Man". When played on desktop in these instances, Google will offer you the option of trying a random location - as it does naturally on the Android app version. Google Gnome was also launched for April Fools' Day. Give it a go for yourself. but don't blame us if you find yourself staring at a screen come 1am lamenting having wasted a good Friday evening. Read More »

Xbox One's March update gives the console a makeover

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Yep, you no longer drop out of the game to the dashboard when you press the Xbox button. Similar to their battle with Apple for top creative PC, Microsoft are also doing everything they can to topple the most widely-used web browser on the Internet, Google Chrome, with their Edge browser. Read More »

Creative Assembly Announces 'Total War: Warhammer II'

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To clarify, this is the fantasy-based Warhammer universe, not the sci-fi one, with the sequel focusing on the west of the of the Old World and introducing four new races: High Elves , Dark Elves , Lizardmen , and another yet-to-be-unveiled faction (although the end of the trailer seems to offer a clue). Read More »

US consumer spending up tiny 0.1 percent in February

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Meanwhile, personal incomes rose by 0.4% month/month, down from an upwardly revised 0.5%, while consumer spending increased by just 0.1% month/month, down from 0.2%. The overall economy grew at a 2.1 percent rate in the October-December quarter, supported by a strong gain in consumer spending. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) - consumer spending - inched up 0.1%, or $7.4 billion. Read More »

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets New Patch: What Does it Fix?

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The patch is a big improvement to say the least, here YouTube user ElAnalistaDeBits has a side-by-side video comparison between build 1.1.0 version of the game and the newer patch 1.1.1. That amount of increase is sure to put a lot more strain on the hardware, and it is believed that the effect was seeping into the software of it as well, damaging the game's performance. Read More »

China March factory activity grows fastest in nearly 5 years

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In April 2012, it reached 53.3. "High-tech manufacturing continued its rapid expansion, and some traditional manufacturing industries' production and management conditions continue to be on the mend", Zhao said. The official non-manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose to 55.1 in March, the highest since May 2014 and up from the previous month's 54.2. Read More »

Watch the 'Destiny 2' Reveal Trailer Right Here

Destiny 2 will even the playing field for old players and new. Like a leaky ship finally docking at shore, Destiny 2 was officially revealed today. The character-driven reveal trailer has Cayde-6 and Commander Zavala addressing crowds of Guardians, hyping them for the coming battle against the Red Legion and their leader, Ghaul, who has taken Earth's last safe city and now occupies it. Read More »

Gwent: The Witcher Card Game Gets a PS4 Beta This Week

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Unlike what betas are usually supposed to do, the developers state that the goal of Gwent: The Witcher Card Game's open beta is simply to test the servers. According to CD Projekt Red , the upcoming beta is meant to test Gwent' s performance during periods of heavy traffic. CD Projekt released a bevy of impressive numbers, stats, and tidbits, notable among them that its Witcher series has, to date, sold over 25 million copies. Read More »

Twitter eases 140-character limit in replies

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Usually only a handful of users could pile into a tweet (are you seeing the canoe imagery now?) before the 140 character limit. Rather than appearing within the text of a reply, other usernames will now instead appear above the tweet, indicating who is part of the conversation thread. Read More »

Why Is SpaceX's Next Rocket Launch A Huge Deal?

The weather is favorable for a launch Thursday evening, with an 80 percent chance of acceptable conditions during a window extending to 8:57 p.m. So far it has successfully landed eight - five on so-called " drone ships " floating in the ocean, and three on land . Read More »

Samsung launches flagship Galaxy S8, S8 Plus

The Samsung Galaxy S8 will be available in midnight black or orchid grey and can be pre-ordered from Samsung until April 19 and will receive their handset from April 20 depending on stock availability . On the front, you will find an 8MP camera with autofocus and this camera has an aperture of f/1.7 as well. The S8 allows users to unlock their phones with facial recognition and iris recognition, perhaps making up for moving the fingerprint scanner to the back. Read More »

Twitter launches pre-roll ads for Periscope

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At least for now, the new ad units will only appear before Periscope videos that run within Twitter's platform, a company spokeswoman said on Tuesday. If you're really into watching Periscope videos then you have to mentally prepare yourself for ads. Correction, 10:18 a.m.: This article has been updated to reflect that longer Periscope ads can be skipped . Read More »

Foiled Exploding iPad Plot Inspired US, UK Laptop Ban on Planes

Under the new bans, electronic devices larger than smartphones, such as laptops, tablets and gaming devices, will have to be checked on some worldwide flights. Etihad Airways has offered passengers in business and first class free iPads in response to a ban on electronic devices on US-bound flights. As part of the electronics ban, the U.S. Read More »

Stocks under Consideration: Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK), Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S)

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Outperform is an analyst recommendation meaning a stock is expected to do slightly better than the market return. They now have a Dollars 5.8 price target on the stock. Nokia , once the most popular brand of handset in the country and the world, makes a comeback in the Philippines this year, capitalizing on its brand equity to battle Samsung, Oppo, Vivo, and Huawei to dominate the Android market. Read More »

Android co-founder teases his upcoming smartphone

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Andy Rubin, co-founder of Android, has teased a photo of a smartphone on which he is working at his new company Essential Products . First reported on in December 2015 and then again only a few months ago, Rubin is said to have put together a team of former Google and Apple (HTC too) employees to create a smartphone to compete at the top. Read More »

Rumored Samsung Galaxy S8 could cover cracks

It had a fantastic screen, attractive design, and an improved S Pen stylus. Much of the promotion around that phone has been focused on all the layers of testing Samsung is now putting its products through, as a way of trying to reassure buyers that the new phone won't be the disaster the old one was. Read More »

Super Mario Run Now Available on Google Play Store

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It's this mixing of paradigms - game systems commonly associated with freemium games but with a premium cost - that has caused much of the controversy around Super Mario Run. But the most interesting thing is this isn't because of money, not at all. " Super Mario Run " is a video game for mobile devices. However for Android , it's interesting that Nintendo didn't try to twist the game's revenue model. Read More »

Tesla Model 3 'release candidate' drives off the lot

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Elon Musk tweeted prolifically about the upcoming Model 3 sedan Friday morning. The company is laser-focused on meeting its anticipated Model 3 delivery targets this year by maximizing production efficiency. This is why to reduce the risk of delays, Tesla was reported to be running a rigorous sourcing program for the much-anticipated vehicle . But apparently, that single screen is all the Model 3 will have. Read More »

Why have the USA and United Kingdom banned electronic devices on flights?

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But while that battle plays out in the political universe, one can only hope Royal Jordanian's press team uses their newfound free time aboard flights to pen more handsome poetry. This is some of the light-hearted advice dispensed by Royal Jordanian on social media Thursday, a day before the carrier is to enforce a new U.S. Read More »

Google killing SMS support in Hangouts for Android on May 22

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According to an email notification sent to G Suite administrators, posted on Reddit , the tech giant has made a decision to nix the "carrier SMS text messaging" from Hangouts on Android. Google justifies the move by calling it a part of its strategy to promote Hangouts for its main features i.e. video conferencing and video calling. Read More »

North Plainfield Recreation Department to Hold Annual Egg Hunt April 8

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Maryknoll Park will host its colorful Egg-strordinary Egg Hunt on Saturday April 14 and on April 13, Churchill Park hosts a nighttime Flashlight Egg Hunt . Candy-filled eggs will be hidden by volunteers for the children to find. The city, the Chamber of Commerce of Greater Cape May along with the Small Businesses of the Washington Street Mall will be sponsor the annual Easter Fashion Stroll at 1 p.m. Read More »

LaVar Ball brushes off LeBron James' warning: 'I don't care'

I have yet to see one, and I've been around for 50 years... "I've never seen one really live up to what their dad has done, so he could be the first", Ball added. Perhaps LaVar should focus more of his energy on his feud with Charles Barkley . I've been talking all my life. "But keep my family out of this". According to LaVar Ball , once Lonzo hits the league next year, we should expect a player that's now better than 2-time MVP Stephen Curry and is on the same level as Magic ... Read More »

Apple Inc. Denies Hackers' Claims Of Holding 600 Million iCloud Accounts

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The hackers, who call themselves the Turkish Crime Family, want tens of thousands of dollars in cryto-currencies bitcoin and ethereum or iTunes gift cards in exchange for not wiping data from millions of Apple devices. The hacker (s) said they would do so on April 7 unless Apple paid a ransom of $75,000 to $100,000. The improbable story of a widespread Apple hack cropped up on March 21 when the Turkish Crime Family contacted Motherboard with a purported email exchange the group had ... Read More »