• New Snapchat Groups feature lets 16 friends chat at once
New Snapchat Groups feature lets 16 friends chat at once

In a twist that makes it uniquely it's own, Snapchat's new group chat feature allows users to message up to 16 contacts in a group at the same time. Like traditional snaps, they delete themselves after 24 hours. Users can see who's present in a group chat at the bottom of the screen and are given the option to start a private chat by selecting indi...

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  • United States teens consuming less alcohol, tobacco and drugs
United States teens consuming less alcohol, tobacco and drugs

The percentage of 10th graders who vaped declined from 14% to 11% while the number of 8th-grade students who used electronic cigarettes dropped from 8% to 6%. However, older students are following a different trend line: Rates of marijuana use in the past year among 10th-graders remained stable compared with 2015.

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  • Florida armed robber defeated by intended victim -- a former pro wrestler
Florida armed robber defeated by intended victim -- a former pro wrestler

Gaspard held Felix until the police arrived. Store surveillance video near Fort Lauderdale shows Gaspard disarming the would-be bandit. In the second shot of video, Gaspard grabs Felix and shoves him out the door, out of the shop. Gaspard took that moment to get the gun from him. Gaspard said he didn't use his former wrestling moves, but tech...

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  • Apple rolls out new iOS update, blesses us with avocado emoji
Apple rolls out new iOS update, blesses us with avocado emoji

We also don't just watch television shows on our TVs - we also watch YouTube videos, stream things via Periscope, and use other apps made for the devices. You can also now choose how to sort Albums, Playlists, and Songs in Music's Library screen. There is now a new Saved section, meaning stories you've saved to read later will populate this area, a...

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  • Dayton Will Travel To Hibbing For Bob Dylan Honor
Dayton Will Travel To Hibbing For Bob Dylan Honor

Dylan , who said he would not attend Saturday's Nobel Prize ceremonies in Stockholm because of "pre-existing commitments", has written a speech that will be read on his behalf, the organization behind the awards said Monday. "Like Shakespeare, I too am often occupied with the pursuit of my creative endeavours and dealing with all aspects of life's ...

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  • Google opens Assistant's developer platform
Google opens Assistant's developer platform

Google Vice President of Product Management Mario Queiroz showing the new Google Home during Google I/O 2016 at Shoreline Amphitheatre on May 19, 2016 in Mountain View, California. For example, in future, the Google Assistant on Home could support booking an Uber directly from the device itself via a voice command or action. Douglas mentione...

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  • EU starts legal action against 4 states over VW emissions
EU starts legal action against 4 states over VW emissions

On top of this, the European Commission has also called Germany and the United Kingdom to account for refusing to share details of breaches of EU emissions laws they discovered through their own investigations earlier this year. The Commission waited for member states to respond to its requests for information "in the spirit of good cooperation". ...

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  • US Marine pilot missing after plane goes down off Japan
US Marine pilot missing after plane goes down off Japan

Jake Frederick, 32, was a graduate of Ray High School and attended the University of Texas in Austin. Frederick ejected from his F/A-18 during regular training Wednesday about 120 miles southeast of a Marine Corps airfield in Iwakuni in western Japan.

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  • More rumors on the Microsoft Surface Pro 5
More rumors on the Microsoft Surface Pro 5

It is about time for Microsoft to announce the next iteration of the Surface tablet. Other rumors about microsoft Surface Pro 5 specs and features include USB Type-C or Thunderbolt 3 ports, but the only way to find out if those come true is to wait for an announcement (or a trustworthy leak).

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  • MacOS Sierra 10.12.2 Fixes New MacBook Pro Thunderbolt 3 Port Problem
MacOS Sierra 10.12.2 Fixes New MacBook Pro Thunderbolt 3 Port Problem

The HyperDrive is the best possible solution to the 2016 MacBook Pro's port problems. This innovative project HyperDrive offers support for HDMI outturn, being equipped with [email protected], with a resolution of 1080p. But it's believed that Apple is already investigating the reports on what's causing the issue. Leave us a comment below... ...

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  • Google Now Lets You Search via Twitter, by Tweeting Emoji at @Google
Google Now Lets You Search via Twitter, by Tweeting Emoji at @Google

For example, tweeting a shoe can bring up local shoestores while a ramen symbol brings up nearby ramen stands, should you be hungry and already browsing your news feed. You'll need to have your location services enabled for Google's emoji response to work through Twitter , since the replies are all localized based off where you are tweeting from.

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  • Sprint to partner with Pokemon Go developer
Sprint to partner with Pokemon Go developer

Pokemon GO developers, Niantic Labs, have released a brand new update for their augmented reality game. While some of that audience has inevitably lost interest, Sprint could see huge benefits from attracting even a fraction of it. Meanwhile, Niantic and Pokemon Company are expected to give details about the newest update on December 12...

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  • US Official Warns of North Korean Nuclear Capabilities
US Official Warns of North Korean Nuclear Capabilities

He added that he believed North Korea can already "mate" a missile with a nuclear warhead. "Truthfully, they have the capability right now to be able to deliver a nuclear weapon , they are just not sure about re-entry, that's why they continue to test their systems out there", the official said.

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  • Stockton Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor with Special Ceremony
Stockton Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor with Special Ceremony

Melvin "Bud" Kennedy survived Pearl Harbor, and now he lives at Primrose Retirement Community in Grand Island. Sherry DuMosch helps junior Marines light candles Wednesday during the Pearl Harbor vigil at the Associated Veterans Club. "We get together and have a great time and compare our stories", he said. 2,403 Americans never made it home. FILE...

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  • Presidential recount in Michigan expands to Detroit area
Presidential recount in Michigan expands to Detroit area

Trump has said Stein's recount effort is a fund-raising scheme. The ballots, she said, would remain locked up downtown until the recount began Tuesday morning. The Detroit Free Press on 15 November, quoting unofficial results from the Election, said the figure was 87,810 who had refused to nominate one of the six candidates who had qualified "a...

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  • Dead Rising 4 Review Roundup
Dead Rising 4 Review Roundup

The script's not razor sharp in Dead Rising 4 but it's good enough to make him, and many of his co-stars, feel like they've got actual personalities. Your missions rarely ever switch things up, resulting in boring investigations that force you to use Frank's camera to scour the environment for clues.

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  • Instagram's 2 new features let you take control of comments
Instagram's 2 new features let you take control of comments

You'll need the latest version of the app ( 10.1 on iOS , varies depending on device for Android ) to use the new features , so keep checking your app store to make sure you're up to date. The person will not be notified that you removed them as a follower. In September, I shared our commitment to keeping Instagram a positive place for sel...

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  • Man who shot ex-NFL player charged with manslaughter
Man who shot ex-NFL player charged with manslaughter

I don't care", Normand told reporters about the perceived sluggishness in charging Gasser, who was arrested late Monday. Normand also blasted a witness who he said lied several times about the shooting, which occurred as the result of an apparent road-rage incident between Gasser and McKnight.

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  • LG V20 Smartphone Launched In India Price Specifications
LG V20 Smartphone Launched In India Price Specifications

Even more interesting is the Hybrid Auto Focus feature which delivers optimal picture sharpness while Auto Shot simplifies selfies with a face detection feature that triggers the shutter automatically. The LG V20 is a premium smartphone compared to the budget range Motorola Moto M and the Galaxy J7 Prime . The larger display phone is the fla...

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  • Pokemon Sun and Moon Best Catches in Alola Region
Pokemon Sun and Moon Best Catches in Alola Region

Nintendo's latest Pokemon game has broken an American sales record. The Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon continues to soar high, making a very remarkable marketing hit in their company's history. The success isn't limited exclusively to the Americas, either. To take part in Pokemon Sun and Moon's first ever Global Mission, head on over to the...

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  • North Dakota to borrow $7 million to cover policing costs for protests
North Dakota to borrow $7 million to cover policing costs for protests

The governor of North Dakota, Jack Dalrymple (R), has ordered protesters at the site of the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline to evacuate their camps in the face of bad weather. 28, 2016, in which he calls for President Barack Obama “to step in and end” what he calls the “violence” against protesters demonstrating against an oil pipeline being ...

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  • 'Full House' Creator Purchases Original Tanner House in San Francisco
'Full House' Creator Purchases Original Tanner House in San Francisco

If none of that pans out, the house could definitely be turned into some kind of Full House Museum a la the A Christmas Story House that I am moderately convinced is one of Cleveland's main tourist attractions. The door was previously painted a light green, confusing fans as they passed by the address in search of a photo-op. Season 2 of Fulle...

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  • Facebook Messenger adding games like Pac-Man, Galaga, and Words with Friends
Facebook Messenger adding games like Pac-Man, Galaga, and Words with Friends

Now the gaming platform is free of cost and ad free but we could expect to evolve it as a big advertising platform for Facebook . " Messenger just got way more fun - or competitive - depending on how you look at it, with the ability to play games right in your messaging conversations", said Facebook in a blog post .

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  • Latest iOS leaves iPhone users anxious due to battery drain out issue
Latest iOS leaves iPhone users anxious due to battery drain out issue

For that reasons, iPhone 6s users can visit Apple Retail Store or any Apple Authorised Service to claim a free new battery. For the past weeks, many rumors suggest that Apple iPhone 8 will be released next year, 2017. Some of these devices also had a 3D display. While details are scarce, Apple's ambition to bring 3D photography capa...

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  • IPhone users facing odd battery behavior with iOS 10.1.1 update
IPhone users facing odd battery behavior with iOS 10.1.1 update

There is a chance this issue may be related to the iPhone 6s fix program Apple launched earlier this month due to faulty batteries. Users are reporting that battery life has been seriously affected and some users are reporting that their devices switch off even when there is a 30-50% charge remaining.

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  • Amazon plans on a touchscreen Alexa device to stay ahead of competition
Amazon plans on a touchscreen Alexa device to stay ahead of competition

Third-party device Nucleus is a touchscreen enabled Intercom that includes Alexa, but it's made using Amazon's API, not by the company itself. The company's current Alexa devices rely on voice commands to access content. And the gadget will tilt upwards so that you can easily access it while standing. What's now clear is that Amazon is serious ...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Sparks First Rumors - Comes With 6GB RAM
Samsung Galaxy S8 Sparks First Rumors - Comes With 6GB RAM

According to GameNGuide , Galaxy S8 has quite similarities with Galaxy Note 7. The leaks surrounding Samsung Galaxy S8 have been constant and every week we are seeing a new leak. The report further stated that Samsung SDI is faced with an even bigger problem where it concerns their potential customers because of its plan to go into develop...

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  • German carmakers sign MoU to create EV charging network in Europe
German carmakers sign MoU to create EV charging network in Europe

BMW Group , Daimler AG, Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen Group with Audi and Porsche have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to create the high-powered DC charge network for electric vehicles (EVs). The technology has remained little used on the Continent, hindered by high prices, the short range of the vehicles and a lack of rechargin...

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  • Stores try to cater to savvier customers on Black Friday
Stores try to cater to savvier customers on Black Friday

That works out for Melanie Martino, who was shopping at the Warwick Mall Friday. "Black" refers to stores moving from the "red" to the "black", back when accounting records were kept by hand. However, lots of shops were offering deals across the weekend rather than just on the Friday itself. Many of these bargain searching customers are avid Cybe...

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  • Best GAME Black Friday deals
Best GAME Black Friday deals

The deal was so surprising to us that we were wondering if someone made a mistake at Microsoft Store - so a forewarning that this deal may be YMMV. Not much competition here, so feel free to choose from a variety of retailers that have this deal including Target , Best Buy , Toys R Us , and GameStop.

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  • Tips for making the most out of Black Friday
Tips for making the most out of Black Friday

Markets including South Korea, China, the UK, Brazil and Denmark have tapped into the commercial tradition. Black Friday is nearly here, and while retailers push their deep discounts as unique deals, personal finance website WalletHub dug a little bit deeper and found that about 1 in 10 deals this year are the same as 2015.

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  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE: HPE) failed to meet expectations
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE: HPE) failed to meet expectations

Following U.S. election volatility some analysts have updated their recommended target prices on shares of Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ). 10/19/2016 - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at UBS.

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  • Facebook Reportedly Builds Censorship Tool to Attain China Re-Entry
Facebook Reportedly Builds Censorship Tool to Attain China Re-Entry

Facebook hasn't confirmed or denied this story, but its Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has been publicly courting Chinese leaders in recent years. No decisions about the company's approach in the country had yet been made, a spokeswoman said.

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  • Exploding Galaxy Note 7 Opens New Path For Note 8 Promos
Exploding Galaxy Note 7 Opens New Path For Note 8 Promos

The qualifying Galaxy devices include: S7 Edge for $769.99 (P38,307), Galaxy S7 Edge for $669.99 (P33,282) and S6 for $599.99 (P29,850), all with a 32GB memory capacity. With this deal you do miss out on any trade-in offers from carriers and switch offers from carriers. If you do-or you're an existing customer in need of a new phone-T-Mobile has ...

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  • Person of interest in police officer's shooting arrested
Person of interest in police officer's shooting arrested

A man arrested in connection with Tuesday's shooting of a Wayne State University police officer has been twice previously charged with assaulting a police officer, state records show. Detroit Assistant Police Chief Steve Dolunt said "a person of interest " was in custody but that it wasn't clear if he was the shooter. He called for backup bef...

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