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YouTube may intentionally cause frustration with even more ads on music

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The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry wrote a year ago that the biggest threat to the music industry is "the value gap, the growing mismatch between the value that user upload services, such as YouTube , extract from music, and the revenue returned to those who are creating and investing in music". Read More »

Google still hasn't fixed Pixel XL's overcharging problem

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To avail the promotion, customers will have to spread their payment for the Pixel 2 XL over 24 months, which is subject to credit approval. Hopefully, they will be able to resolve it soon before any untoward incident happens, as there are still a lot of Pixel XL users even though the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have already been out in the market for a few months already. Read More »

Google Expands 'Instant Apps' to Android Games

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In addition to finding these titles in the Play Store, you can also check them out under the " Instant Gameplay " banner of the new Arcade tab in Google Play Games . Just tap the "Install now!" button to install the game. Installing and opening a game takes time and results in many players never getting to experience your game. Read More »

TIMELINE | Severe weather making its way to the metro

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The weather service says central sections of the state would be most at risk, including Nashville, as the storm heads north from Alabama. The storms could hit the Interstate 65 corridor from 4-7 p.m. We don't have any type of risk from the Storms Prediction Center in our viewing area, but we should still expect heavy rain and even a thunderstorm overnight tonight. Read More »

Google Lens on iPhones and iPads since today

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For example, if you are in an art museum and you see a picture you aren't familiar with, you can snap a photo and Lens will feed you information right from Google. Google released today Google Lens on iOS, making available the discovery functionality on the Google Photos App . Google Lens will only work if your device language is set to English. Read More »

Apple announces March 27th education-focused event in Chicago

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There could also be new educational features that are going to arrive with iOS 11 .3. Apple is planning what appears to be an education-focused event in Chicago later this month. We'll find out sooner than later, as we're less than two weeks away from Apple's "field trip". Business Insider speculated that Apple will announce a new Apple Pencil and a new iPad because the invitation's cover "is drawn in a calligraphic style". Read More »

The Samsung Galaxy S9 hits stores today

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As usual, there are a couple of caveats here. Buyers will also be able to get 120GB of data, unlimited calling, and even a one year Amazon Prime membership as well as one free child connection. Samsung Galaxy S9 + flaunts a 6.2 inch Quad HD+ (1440 x 2960 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity Display at 529ppi. Additionally, it comes with an expanded 6GB RAM and 3500 mAh battery. Read More »

'Star Wars Battlefront II' (ALL) Revamped Progression Next Week

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EA will continue to balance the game beyond the Progression Update on March 21st, tweaking things as it goes. Star Cards and other gameplay altering upgrades are now only unlocked in a linear fashion and can only be unlocked through earning experience with that particular unit, hero or ship. Read More »

Nest's Video Doorbell & Smart Lock Now Available For Purchase

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The companys newest products are the Hello and x Yale Lock. As you might have guessed, Nest partnered with Yale for this lock, and it's integrated with Nest's ecosystem. We remember the Nest Hello being announced earlier this year, ready for pre-order and will arrive with a free Google Home Mini. It requires the Nest Guard (part of Nest's Secure alarm system ), or Nest Connect (a range extender for the Nest Secure system). Read More »

Apple announces WWDC, opens registration for developers

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Apple uses the conference to share perspectives and learn bout the future of Apple's products and services. Will Apple have another big surprise for developers at this year's WWDC 18? Developers can apply for tickets now through March 22nd at 10 PT 1pm ET on Apple's WWDC website . Read More »

Honor rolls out Face Unlock feature for Honor 7X

Honor has announced a budget phone Honor 7C with dual rear cameras, face unlock features. The phone is fuelled by a 3000mAh battery . Late previous year, Honor brought the trend of minimal bezel screen with 18:9 aspect ratio to its mid-range smartphones, starting with the Honor 7X. Read More »

Beyonce and Jay-Z to stop in Orlando on joint tour

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Beyonce and Jay-Z announced Monday their stadium tour, which will include a stop in San Diego. Beyonce and Jay-Z have announced a run of stadium shows together in the United Kingdom this summer, with tickets going on general sale at 9am on Friday 23 March. Read More »

Taylor Swift Drops 'Delicate' Video, Dances Like No Ones Watching!

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Qualley starts the clip in a similarly-toned dress looking bored at a gala before she makes her escape and goes wild to the tune of "Mutant Brain" by Sam Spiegel & Ape Drums ft. Ed Sheeran and Future . Although the song is insightful and the video has meaning, it's a side of Swift we're not quite used to seeing. New song " Delicate " shows a softer side to the American artist, a case of the ice queen melting in the face of a new crush. Read More »

Amazon's Alexa randomly laughs at users and nobody knows why

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If you're one that asks Alexa a lot of questions, you're used to invoking her the old fashioned way with an " Alexa " callout first and foremost. "We are changing that phrase to be 'Alexa , can you laugh?' which is less likely to have false positives, and we are disabling the short utterance 'Alexa , laugh.'" In addition to this, Amazon also adds, "We are also changing Alexa's response from simply laughter to 'Sure, I can laugh" followed by laughter ". Read More »

Google Maps Will Turn into MARIO KART for Mario Day

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All you need is the Google Maps app on your Android or iOS device (sorry Windows users, once again, no soup for you). Do us a favour: Go to your Google Maps and give a little tap to the yellow question mark. Nintendo's beloved red-capped plumber has started cropping up in Google Maps . The new update lets the famous plumber drive around the city along with you through his own cart. Read More »

Nintendo Direct confirms Undertale for the Nintendo Switch

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A demo for the game will be available on May 10. Another remake heading for the 3DS is " Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story + Bowser Jr.'s Journey". Nintendo made no announcements regarding the release of the game. Time will tell whether this new title is a re-release or a bespoke experience. Nintendo also announced that a network test beta for " Dark Souls Remastered " will commence sometime before the game's launch on May 25. Read More »

Gabe Newell says Valve is going to start shipping games again

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For the last decade or so Valve has focused on their online gaming and software store, Steam as well as making hardware for PC gaming. Talking about the investment Valve has made in hardware and technology, Newell said that there was a "big hole" left in the market after the release of DOTA 2 that PUBG stepped in to fill. Read More »

Secret YouTube Videos Filmed By 'House Of Horrors' Teenager Emerge

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The 17-year-old, who can not be named for legal reasons, also had an Instagram account where she posted selfies and pictures of singer Justin Bieber. But not all of her videos were of her singing, one showed the family's two dogs - with piled clothing in the background as well as dirt on the walls and "grime-smudged doors". Read More »

India elect to field against Bangladesh in T20 tri-series

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Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Thursday.Chasing a modest target of 140, the "Men in Blue" got off to the flawless start as opener Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan started to hit boundaries from the word go. For Sri Lanka Kusal Perara smashed 66 off 37 balls hitting 6 fours and 4 sixes. In an over of Shardul Thakur , he scored 27 runs. But in the end Thakur had the last laugh. Read More »

'Man of mystery' cooperates with Mueller in Russian Federation probe

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Nader attended a December 2016 meeting in NY between Emirati officials and members of Trump's inner circle, and another in January 2017 in the Seychelles islands between the Emiratis and Erik Prince , a Trump associate. Nader attended the meeting as well, and had helped organize it. Nader has always been an adviser to the UAE and had connections to several Trump associates. Read More »

Jurassic World Alive Is a Pokemon GO-Like Mobile Game

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Players will walk around in the game on a map based on your current location to discover dinosaurs and collect their eggs. It seems like 2018 will give us plenty of options with Jurassic World Alive and the upcoming Ghostbusters and Harry Potter AR games . Read More »

Alexa is laughing at people, unprompted; Amazon is working to fix it

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One person said on Twitter that he told his Alexa to turn his lights off and instead heard a woman laugh. Other users have since come forward with their own instances of random Alexa laughter. "There's a good chance I get murdered tonight". People typically activate their Echo speakers by saying the word "Alexa", which triggers the device to listen and respond to commands like changing the volume. Read More »

New Nintendo Direct Announced for This Month

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A Nintendo Direct focusing on Mario Tennis Aces is planned for tomorrow, Nintendo has confirmed. We know there will be a focus on the upcoming Mario Tennis game, but will something much bigger be on the horizon? The bigger announcements would likely be preserved for E3 in June. Read More »

Bank Fraud Investigation in India Extends to Leading Private Banks

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The former union minister said the three accused Nirav Modi , Mehul Choksi and Jatin Mehta, are involved in bank frauds to the tune of Rs 27,000 crore and alleged that all of them had access to the government and to its leadership. As has been widely reported , officials at the Brady House branch of PNB in Mumbai allegedly issued Rs. 12,600 crore worth of Letters of Undertaking (LoUs) and foreign letters of credit in favour of the companies of Modi and Choksi, to the Hong Kong branches ... Read More »

Jaguar I-Pace priced at $70495

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The exterior design is inspired by the Jaguar F-TYPE sports vehicle and characterised by the distinctive Jaguar grille, muscular proportions, short overhangs and powerful haunches that give the new Jaguar E-PACE a bold and purposeful stance, instantly communicating dynamic agility. Read More »