• Facebook's autoplay videos to play with sound on
Facebook's autoplay videos to play with sound on

Yesterday, FB made the announcement that it will be releasing a new Facebook video app for TV . Last year, Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg promised to put " video first across our apps". All you have to do is to go to Settings and disable the autoplay feature. This is a bit of a headache to anyone as unnecessary videos will a...

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  • AT&T expanding unlimited data plan to all beginning February 17
AT&T expanding unlimited data plan to all beginning February 17

Keep in mind that you'll have to enable these features on your plan to get them, so hop into your account settings on the T-Mobile website or in the app to do so. But it's now pitching one line for just $50 or up to five lines for $90, though the super low prices last for 12 months before the regular rates return.

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  • New iPhone's screen might be divided in 2 parts, report claims
New iPhone's screen might be divided in 2 parts, report claims

Perhaps Apple will be taking a page from Samsung with its Edge app shortcuts on the S7 Edge , which are always just a swipe away. Interestingly, though, Kuo anticipates that the iPhone 8's OLED display won't be truly edgeless as there will be extremely thin bezels on the sides and top of the device.

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  • Yahoo's Security Incompetence Just Took $250 Million Off Verizon's Asking Price
Yahoo's Security Incompetence Just Took $250 Million Off Verizon's Asking Price

Verizon's (NYSE:VZ) discount on its $4.8B deal to acquire Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO) may amount to as much as $300M, according to reports . After the first breach was revealed, sources said Verizon was going forgo any price reduction. It said in December that an "unauthorized third party" stole information from more than 1 billion accounts in 2013. ...

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  • Homefront: The Revolution is Preparing for a Trip Outside the Walls
Homefront: The Revolution is Preparing for a Trip Outside the Walls

Rocket League is available on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. It will have the capacity to do this in all fields for single and two-player split-screen modes. Hot Wheels premium DLC cars, Twin Mill III and Bone Shaker (sold separately ). It will feature the fan-vote winning item and numerous technical fixes and improvements.

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  • Gets A Massive Boost; Good News Preceding Release Date
Gets A Massive Boost; Good News Preceding Release Date

Fortunately for the fans, some images of the remastered version of Crash Bandicoot 2 were leaked. " Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy" has been given a June 30 release date by Czech retailer, SuperGamer . And needless to say, Crash is looking good. Everybody wants to see a new Crash game. I'm onside with everybody else. For Sony PlayStation 4 o...

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  • Madonna confirms adoption of Malawi twin sisters with candid snap
Madonna confirms adoption of Malawi twin sisters with candid snap

Little Esther and Stella are the third and fourth children Madonna has adopted from Malawi - she previously took in son David from an orphanage in 2006 and she adopted daughter Mercy James in 2009. Madonna appeared in the court in Malawian capital Lilongwe with her lawyer alongside the father and the uncle of the children, Malawian judic...

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  • Apple Suddenly Removes Activation Lock Status Tool For Reasons Unknown
Apple Suddenly Removes Activation Lock Status Tool For Reasons Unknown

With it we could check the state of the activation lock of an iPhone, flawless for example when we want to buy a second hand iPhone and we want to ensure that we can access it (and it is not a stolen terminal). A link to the iCloud page was removed last Tuesday (Jan. 24) from an Apple technical-support document entitled "Find My iPhone Activation...

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  • Snapchat parent to offer shares on NYSE
Snapchat parent to offer shares on NYSE

While Snap's finances are not public, research firm eMarketer has estimated that Snapchat would generate almost $1 billion this year from advertising. That would make Snap one of the largest IPOs in recent USA history. Trip Chowdhry, the managing director of equity research at Global Equities Research, recently called Snap "total junk" and ...

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  • Mobius Final Fantasy Coming to Steam in February
Mobius Final Fantasy Coming to Steam in February

According to project leader Naoki Hamaguchi players will be able to enjoy the game in extremely high quality in the realm of 60 FPS to 120 FPS. The PC version releases on February 6th 2017. Sources added that Mobius is still available for a free download on iOS and Android . The remake will bring Cloud, Guard Scorpion, and Marko Reactor in t...

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  • Tostitos' new party bag knows when you've been drinking
Tostitos' new party bag knows when you've been drinking

If there is alcohol, the sensor on the bag turns red, forming the image of a steering wheel. The bag comes with an Uber code which will offer $10 off your ride after the Super Bowl game, courtesy of Uber and Mothers Against Drunk Driving.

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  • NFL Playoff Divisional Round 2017, schedule, and TV channels
NFL Playoff Divisional Round 2017, schedule, and TV channels

Forty-two years ago this week, the Steelers won the first of six Super Bowls. The game , held two days before Christmas in 1972, is known for one thing: the catch made by Franco Harris that won the game . I really like the Falcons to win , and win comfortably. The Steelers have a high-powered offense and a good mix of run and pass , ...

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  • Instagram Is Testing Mid-Roll Video Ad Pop-Ups In Stories
Instagram Is Testing Mid-Roll Video Ad Pop-Ups In Stories

More than 70% of Instagram's users follow businesses. Recode broke news that Facebook is planning to introduce mid-video ads , with revenue shared with publishers. Instagram has secured Qantas and 29 other worldwide brand partners for the launch of the new ad unit. However, mid roll ads can also impact user engagement and drive away use...

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  • Retro-Bit announces Super Retro Boy
Retro-Bit announces Super Retro Boy

One company identified as Retro-bit has revealed another retro-style console called Super Retro Boy. The new model also featured four buttons, compared to the Game Boy's two. Experts have given their verdict on the Super Retro Boy after a hands-on demonstration at CES 2017. This is expected to be released on August, and it makes gamers long f...

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  • Year-Old Orders Dollhouse, Cookies on Amazon Echo
Year-Old Orders Dollhouse, Cookies on Amazon Echo

It's a relatively similar featureset to Samsung's Family Hub line of smart refrigerators , so your preference of smart fridge may come down to which interface you like better and whether you want Alexa. Smart home connectivity represents a new frontier, made possible through services such as Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant. In addition...

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  • 5 winners we'd love to see take home Golden Globes this weekend
5 winners we'd love to see take home Golden Globes this weekend

With seven nominations , " la la land " leads the pack on the motion picture front. Since the previous year saw quite a few celebrity deaths, the Globes may finally add an "In Memoriam" segment, something they haven't done before because, according to executive producer Barry Adelman in an interview with Variety , "We've always kept the show as...

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  • Lenovo Miix 720 and Active Pen 2 Revealed
Lenovo Miix 720 and Active Pen 2 Revealed

With CES 2017 about to kick-off in next few hours, Lenovo has unwrapped its convertible laptop the Miix 720 . And with the Miix 720 able to accommodate up to an Intel Core i7 CPU, 16GB of RAM and 1TB SSD, it won't be hurting for performance or storage .

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  • Lenovo unveiled new gadgets to smarten up your dumb home
Lenovo unveiled new gadgets to smarten up your dumb home

We'll just have to wait until May to see how well Lenovo Smart Assistant does against its competition, but one thing that we do know now is that the smart assistant speaker category is still heating up. A special edition developed with Harman Kardon with premium audio features will also launch in May, for Dollars 179.99. The standard versio...

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  • CES 2017: Lenovo unveils Alexa-based Smart Assistant and Smart Storage
CES 2017: Lenovo unveils Alexa-based Smart Assistant and Smart Storage

Before CES 2017 fully kicks into gear, Lenovo has now unveiled its tubular speaker called Lenovo Smart Assistant , which comes with Amazon Alexa baked in. Meanwhile, small companies like Jam have already adopted Alexa for its Jam Voice , another smart home hub. Microsoft also announced last month that there will be a Harman Kardon speaker t...

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  • Tunisia arrests nephew of Berlin market attacker Anis Amri
Tunisia arrests nephew of Berlin market attacker Anis Amri

Investigators said the men, who were not named, are between the ages of 18 and 27 and members of a "terrorist cell" Amri's nephew said they communicated via the Telegram app to avoid surveillance. German security agencies began monitoring Amri in March, suspecting that he was planning break-ins to raise cash for automatic weapons to carry out...

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  • Verizon Demands a Better Deal After Yahoo's Latest Historic Hack
Verizon Demands a Better Deal After Yahoo's Latest Historic Hack

In the November statement Yahoo filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission it said that the 2014 hack that affected 500-million users resulted in the looting of: "user account information taken included names, e-mail addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, hashed passwords (the vast majority with bcrypt) and, in some cases, enc...

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  • Facebook introduces Group Video Chat in Messenger
Facebook introduces Group Video Chat in Messenger

Tap on the video icon on the upper right of the screen to enter the video chat and everyone in the group will be notified. Facebook adding group video calls to Messenger is definitely quite a huge threat to Microsoft's Skype as people are more likely to use Messenger when they want to chat with their friends or family as they are alread...

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  • 'Rogue One' soars to second-best December debut with $155M
'Rogue One' soars to second-best December debut with $155M

Key releases include Rogue One , Beauty and the Beast , Guardians of the Galaxy 2 , Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales , Cars 3 and several other films across its Disney, Marvel, Pixar and Lucasfilm studio labels. "Although DIS sentiment has been pressured on ESPN and near term comp concerns, with the FY17E bar now lower (and th...

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  • Instagram Live Video Launches In The US
Instagram Live Video Launches In The US

Introduced in November, Live Video is an Instagram Stories option that allows Instagram users to broadcast live video for up to an hour. There are two modes users can switch between when they want to share a live feed. If you're already in the app, you'll notice someone is streaming live by the label next to their icon and name at the top of the ...

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  • Instagram finally lets users disable comments
Instagram finally lets users disable comments

You can also tap the ... menu any time after posting to turn commenting back on. As well, Instagram is adding a way to "heart" individual comments, bump followers from a private account, and anonymously report certain posts. To access this new option after updating the app, simply click on "Advanced Settings" before posting and select "Turn Off ...

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