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IOS 10 rolls out tonight: Here's how you can download it!

Apart from the small changes. An iOS update could require between 1GB and 2GB of free space on your phone. To start with, do you know if your device is compatible with iOS 10? The new iMessage Apps will allow users of iOS 10 to access their favorite apps while they are still texting. Read More »

Jeff Bezos unveils the design of Blue Origin's future orbital rocket


In the update, Bezos said that his company's mascot is the tortoise, and its motto is " Gradatim Ferociter ", which means "step by step, ferociously". The plan is to fly the rocket "before the end of this decade from historic Launch Complex 36 at Cape Canaveral , Fla.", Bezos said in an email to Blue Origin subscribers . Read More »

Pandora takes on Spotify, Apple with new streaming service


Pandora has almost cleared its path to an on-demand, paid music service, announcing licensing deals with two of the three major music labels Tuesday. Pandora is getting closer to becoming the latest company to jump in the $10-a-month, all-you-can-eat music streaming world. For example, in June 2015 another major player in the space, Spotify , said it had 75 million active users, and 20 million of them had paid for subscriptions that remove advertisements and allow users more functionality ... Read More »

Super Mario Run Stickers for iOS 10, not 9


At the event, Miyamoto highlighted the ability to play the game with just one hand. The idea, of course, being that mobile gamers will be entertained for short periods, but also encouraged to play the original fully-formed games on Nintendo's consoles. Read More »

Democrats call for probe of Trump check to Florida AG

In a statement to CNN, a spokesperson for Trump's foundation said Trump has donated tens of millions of dollars to charities both through his Foundation and otherwise. The gift was one of 41 by Trump-or, more often, by people associated with Trump-in a list distributed in May. "When they call, I give". Trump has gotten individual donations from NBC, $500,000 in 2012. Read More »

Tropical storm Orlene forms in Pacific Ocean off Mexico


The National Hurricane Center reports Tropical Center Ian has formed in the Atlantic. "We're not forecasting a hurricane at this time", said forecaster Dave Roberts, of the hurricane center. A second disturbance near the Bahamas has a low chance of becoming a tropical system as conditions are not favorable for development. Conditions do not appear conducive for significant development of this disturbance while it moves northwestward at 10 to 15 miles per hour. Read More »

Samsung launch "exchange programme" for faulty Galaxy Note 7 devices

With the recall and the fact that Galaxy Note 7 sales were stopped just two weeks after it shipped, the ban won't affect too many folks. "My brand new Note 7 exploded this morning while I was still asleep, it was plugged in an original Samsung charger", he was quoted as saying by local publication The Australian. Read More »

Samsung tells consumers to stop using Galaxy Note 7


Samsung last week suspended sales of its latest flagship smartphone and announced a recall of 2.5 million units already sold, after faulty batteries caused some handsets to explode during charging. The decision to prohibit the use of the Samsung Galaxy Note7 mobile devices was taken in the wake of its recall due to safety concerns over the battery issue, AirAsia said in a travel advisory, issued today. Read More »

Airline passengers warned against Galaxy Note 7 use on planes

Further, the passengers are also been advised not to store them in their checked in baggage. Last week, Samsung issued a recall of its premium Galaxy Note 7 smartphone in 10 markets, including the UAE, as they were equipped with batteries prone to catching a fire. Read More »

USA warns owners of Galaxy Note 7: Power down now

Further, the passengers are also been advised not to store them in their checked in baggage. According to media reports , Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) chief B S Bhullar has said that flyers will not be allowed to carry their Galaxy Note 7 handset in hand bags. Read More »

HP Enterprise spins off software businesses in $8.8B deal

Whitman - who split HPE from sister company HP Inc in November - is looking to make HPE nimbler to woo corporate customers with more options from cloud-computing providers such as Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp. With regards to the benefits from this deal, he said that the merged entity "will give customers more choice as they seek to maximize the value of existing IT assets, leveraging their business logic and data along with next-generation technologies to innovate in new ways with ... Read More »

Dustin Johnson sets course record and ties for lead at BMW

Fowler squandered a chance at victory and an automatic spot on the U.S. Ryder Cup team during the first round of the playoffs at The Barclays, Fowler was in the middle of the pack at the Deutsche Bank Championship and opened the BMW Championship with a 75. Read More »

Burritos in the sky: Chipotle tests drone deliveries


The test at Virginia Tech is run by Project Wing, a unit of the Google parent company Alphabet , while the Federal Aviation Administration has given the green light and Chipotle has stepped up to fill the food orders. If you're a student enrolled at Virginia Tech , it will soon be raining burritos on campus. The drones will be flown by automation, but human pilots will be standing by to take control if anything goes wrong. Read More »

Google and Box partner to make working in the cloud more powerful


After announcing a strategic partnership with IBM, Box is now partnering with Google in order to aid enterprises to manage all their content on cloud. The integration with Google Docs will let users create, collaborate and edit documents, spreadsheets and presentations in Google Docs directly from Box . Read More »

US, China condemn North Korea nuclear test

The United States, Britain and France pushed the 15-member body to impose new sanctions. "We must urgently break this accelerating spiral of escalation". "Sanctions have already been imposed on nearly everything possible, so the policy is at an impasse", said Tadashi Kimiya, a University of Tokyo professor specialising in Korean issues. Read More »

Amazon Launches London Restaurant Delivery Service


Amazon also reported that their deliveries will be within an hour time period, whereas both Uber and Deliveroo have a 30-minute expected time delay between ordering and receiving the food. While rivals such as Just Eat and Hungry House may look at Amazon's latest quest in dismay, small businesses have another outlet in which to offer their wares. Read More »

Apple Updates iPhone 6s Storage Tiers With New Options and Pricing

If so, which iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus will you be getting? As for the iPhone 7 a bigger price bump is seen. Usually, Apple cuts the prices of its iPhones once new ones are launched in the market. The iPhone 7 range has finally been showcased by Apple, and we now have two of the most advanced smartphones the company has ever created at our doorsteps. Read More »

Traffic stop leads to arrest of three murder suspects


An Illinois State Police Trooper saw two vehicles driving erratically on I-74. Officers in Vermilion County, Illinois, were able to assist. During the traffic stop, the trooper got consent to search one of the vehicles, a 2016 Charcoal Gray Jeep Wrangler -a rental vehicle with Canadian registration - and located a rifle. Read More »

UK's Hammond warns EU against attempt to break up City of London


Appearing before the Lords committee today, Hammond said: "The Autumn Statement will set out the government's economic and fiscal plans based on the latest forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility". Former Bank of England Governor Charlie Bean said yesterday that he has "absolutely no doubt at all" that London will lose euro-denominated clearing after Britain leaves the EU. Read More »

Panthers vs. Broncos, 2016 NFL Kickoff


As I'm sure all of you in this wonderful valley are aware, the Denver Broncos begin their title defense Thursday night against the team they took down to win Super Bowl L, the Carolina Panthers . Aaron Rodgers is looking to bounce back from what was an indifferent season from the best passer in the league. Ginn played his role in 2015, but it is hard to run an offense based on the talents of an incredibly sporadic player like Ginn as your #1 wide receiver. Read More »

Amazon Fire HD 8 launched


Pricing begins at just $89.99 and is available for pre-order today, with orders shipping on September 21. If you feel inclined to use the Fire HD 8 to take photos, Amazon offers unlimited cloud storage to house them. Nevertheless, the blog emphasized yet again that "this is a $90 tablet we're talking about here". "Alexa" is coming to mobile - provided that mobile device is made by Amazon . Read More »

Governor signs bill requiring state to reduce greenhouse emissions


The measures in the most populous US state would extend by 10 years California's main greenhouse gas reduction program and beef up oversight of the state agency charged with implementing it. The bill is the latest of several bills Brown has signed curbing carbon emissions. California has often set benchmarks for environmental programs, and state leaders said they hope other places around the country follow their lead on climate. Read More »

IPhone 7 release date and pricing revealed


There's also the dilemma of where to plug in a set of headphones if the charging port is already being used to plug in a power cord. The new iPhone for 2016 is more than just about its design, as it's more to do with what's inside, and being waterproof is a huge deal. Read More »

How to preorder the Apple Watch Series 2

The Nike + version of the Watch will roll out late October for $369 and is, of course, built for runners. The 2nd generation display is 2x display brighter at 1000 nits. We might end up seeing the feature in the Apple Watch 3. Additionally, the Watch will include Siri commands and two exclusive watch faces in addition to being easily integrated with the new Nike + Run Club app, which was recently updated in late August. Read More »

Apple unveils new iPhones and Apple Watch


A new version of Apple's smartwatch will come with Global Positioning System tracking for more accurate workouts and enough water resistance to swim with it, although the company didn't mention anything about its expected battery life. As Cook walked on stage, he puts on the amusing glasses from the ride, then shook his head and threw them offstage. Most analysts believe sales of Apple's watch - which the company has not disclosed - have not yet justified the fanfare. Read More »

Some Alaska humpback whales to stay on list


But the species has been bouncing back since an global ban on commercial whaling took effect in 1966. "Federal agencies will not be required any more to consult with [NOAA] when they undertake an activity that might affect those populations", she added. Read More »

NASA chasing down asteroid to scoop up, bring back samples


The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket that is to lift OSIRIS-REx into space was stacked at SLC-41 so the spacecraft and fairing could be hoisted up and bolted to the rocket. Such companies might eventually extract scarce, valuable platinum-group metals and bring them back to Earth to produce electronic devices and catalytic converters . Read More »

Putin: Moscow and Washington could strike Syria deal within days

Russian Federation is acting to support the continued rule of President Bashar Al-Assad, while the USA is supporting and arming rebels dedicated to his overthrow. Obama met with Russian President Vladimir Putin for about 90 minutes Monday, largely discussing the possibility of a truce in Syria. You can see the full clip of President Obama's statements in the video below. Read More »

Tim Kaine, Escalating Attacks, Links Donald Trump To 'KKK Values'


Donald Trump speaks at a rally in Manchester, New Hampshire. "She has been extremely, extremely bad for African-Americans". Mr Trump's video also shows U.S. "He hasn't changed his position on immigration", Trump Campaign Spokesperson Katrina Pierson said. He also met on Thursday morning with black and Hispanic Republicans at his NY headquarters. Read More »

Israel Spacecop to seek $50M from SpaceX for satellite explosion


But even as the smoke was clearing, the ramifications started to become apparent. Although the payables are on SpaceX's side, SpaceCom joins them on the losing side. The key for SpaceX will be how quickly it can satisfy federal investigators, rebuild the damaged launchpad at Cape Canaveral and resume sending satellites into space. Read More »