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Family of man killed in Tesla auto crash hires law firm

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In a statement , the automaker said it chose to remove itself from the investigation because of the NTSB's restrictions on sharing information before the probe ends. While rare, the NTSB has revoked party status in other investigations. Reports indicate that the NTSB wasn't pleased with Tesla's public comments that the driver was at fault in the accident. Read More »

Instagram To Introduce "Nametags": A Copy Of Snapchat's SnapCodes

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Instagram is now developing a tool that will enable users to download their account data, a feature that'll mirror the similar "Download your info" tool available on Facebook . They will get all the shared items from their profile downloaded, including Photos, Videos and more. In addition to Focus , Instagram is also rolling out a sticker for Mentions in its iOS app. Read More »

Valuation in Focus: NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)

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The analysts specifically called out recent weakness in the stock amid concerns that mining on the Ethereum blockchain could move beyond the use of graphics-processing units, which is thought to have increased demand for Nvidia's GPUs previous year. Read More »

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is deleting his Facebook account

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He added, "Users provide every detail of their life to Facebook and". Initially, it was reported that personal information for 50 million Facebook users had been compromised - the number was then adjusted upward to 87 million. While it claims to not sell personal information directly to advertisers, it relies on that data to better target ads. He cited the companies' use of wide-scale data-collecting operations that are used to help sharpen ad targeting of the social media platform's ... Read More »

OnePlus6 front panel leaked on Chinese website

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While we're not entirely sure of the goal, we assume it refers to the camera focus. If company's vision for OnePlus 6 is to be believed, it might just set new standards in the flagship smartphone segment. OnePlus calls it Team FSE (Fast, Stable, Efficient) and its sole goal is to ensure that the upcoming OnePlus devices offer the fastest, most stable and efficient user experience till date. Read More »

Who will replace Antonio Conte this summer?

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Cesar Azpilicueta had given Chelsea the lead on 36 minutes after getting on the end of Alvaro Morata's knock-down, but Javier Hernandez levelled for West Ham following the break to earn the Hammers a precious point. But rather than discuss whether his team should have had a penalty that may have won them the match, Moyes instead insisted he would rather talk about West Ham's positive display. Read More »

US slaps sanctions on Putin's allies

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The U.S. Treasury Department imposed sanctions on 15 of the largest Russian businesses, as well as 24 Russian officials and individual business leaders. "The Russian government operates for the disproportionate benefit of oligarchs", he added. Numerous targets are individuals and businesses associated with Russia's energy sector, including those affiliated with state-owned Gazprom . Read More »

MI bows out in Frozen Four tourney

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In the first game against Michigan Tech, Notre Dame needed an overtime goal from senior defenseman Jordan Gross to win 4-3 and advance to the second round, where they defeated Providence 2-1 with a goal from junior forward Dylan Malmquist with 27 seconds left in regulation. Read More »

Spider-Man PS4 Has MJ As Playable Character, 30FPS And No Microtransactions

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There will be post-launch DLC, consisting of three new chapters each with new missions, new villains and characters, and additional suits for Spider-Man. One of the special editions of the game is the Digital Deluxe Edition . You can also enjoy Photo Mode in the game . Residents in the US and Canada who pre-order this edition will also receive a collectible pin via mail as an additional bonus. Read More »

Apple reportedly working on iPhone touchless gesture controls

Instead of curving outwards towards the edges of the phone, Apple is considering displays that have a concave curvature that slowly dips towards the center from the top and bottom. However, it's highly likely that the company's work on MicroLED is still in the early stages and it would take years before it is completed. After all, Apple's said to be sourcing most of its OLED technology from the South Korean giant anyway. Read More »

How can you reduce the data Facebook collects?

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Facebook has since apologized for its negligence but however, some people want to know the information Facebook has about them so that perhaps they know they know how to use the platform better. "I am not going to lie to you: this is where it gets tricky", Ahmad Mahmoud, a 21-year-old Business Management student at the American University of Science and Technology told Annahar. Read More »

Centre issues notice to Facebook on data breach

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Facebook took out full-page ads in nine major British and USA newspapers on Sunday to apologise to users. "The biggest difference is ease of access in settings, which fulfils Mark Zuckerberg's promise to make the privacy process and permissions more transparent to users", Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter said. Read More »

Iran denies providing Houthi rebels with ballistic missiles

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Saudi Arabia has been leading an aerial bombing campaign in support of the government and against the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels . The Islamic Republic, he said, wants Saudi Arabia to immediately join a peace process in Yemen and stop actions that have failed to bring peace to Yemen, but rather helped develop al-Qaeda and Daesh terror groups there. Read More »

Volkswagen Still Finalizing Name for Smaller Atlas SUV

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On the eve of the NY auto show Volkswagen took the wraps off the Atlas Cross Sport concept , a five-seat version of the larger Atlas that went on sale about a year ago. The horizontal side character line is extended across the rear end with aluminum trim that sweeps under the LED taillights. The Tanoak has a stretched 128.3-inch wheelbase - 11 inches longer than the Atlas. Read More »

Nvidia Declines After Suspending Self-Driving Car Testing

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The chipmaker is testing self-driving technology globally including in New Jersey, Santa Clara, Japan and Germany. "Our global fleet of manually driven data collection vehicles continue to operate". these self-driving algorithms" perform, Danny Shapiro, Nvidia's senior director, automotive, said in a phone briefing with reporters. It's not yet clear to what degree Nvidia will rely on virtual testing versus real-world testing once its public driving tests resume. Read More »

John Bolton's plan to be Trump's "enforcer"

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Last month, Trump took issue with McMaster's characterization of Russian meddling in the 2016 election after the national security adviser told the Munich Security Summit that interference was beyond dispute. He failed to muster a majority and thus had only a "recess appointment", which allowed him to serve only a limited amount of time (until the next session of Congress). Read More »

Apple Unveils Everyone Can Create Curriculum to Spark Student Creativity

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The cheapest 9.7-inch option in the UAE starts at Dh1,299. Schools, meanwhile, can purchase the new iPad starting at Dh1,294.65 and the Pencil for Dh359.10. iOS 11 introduces powerful new features for iPad. Among them was Free Rivers, an app from the World Wildlife Fund, which lets a user view an environment and - based on a demonstration - see how building a dam affects the flow of a river. Read More »

Gun control rally goes silent for victims

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In some of the biggest USA youth demonstrations for decades, protesters called on lawmakers and President Donald Trump to confront the issue. There were also many legitimate weapons of war protecting the marchers. We're going to make this a voting issue. Chanting "Vote them out!" and bearing signs reading "We Are the Change", "No More Silence" and "Keep NRA Money Out of Politics", hundreds of thousands of protesters packed Pennsylvania Avenue between the Capitol and the White House. Read More »

United Kingdom regulators search scandal-hit Cambridge Analytica's offices

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With the recent Cambridge Analytics scandal involving Facebook on breach of data protection, it's pertinent to be mindful of what information apps and organisations have access to going forward. It has also deepened concerns about the social media network's ability to avoid being exploited to spread propaganda and sway elections. A former Cambridge Analytica employee claims the company harvested information from 50 million Facebook users . Read More »

More questions about that deadly Uber crash in Arizona

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And there also was pressure to live up to a goal to offer a driverless vehicle service by the end of the year and to impress top executives. It also appeared that the driver's hands were not hovering above the steering wheel, which is what drivers are instructed to do so they can quickly retake control of the vehicle. Read More »

Apple to fix bug that allows Siri to read hidden notifications

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According to Brazilian site Mac Magazine (via 9to5Mac ), there's a privacy bug in iOS 11 related to Siri, which lets the voice assistant read out private notifications on your lockscreen. The temporary solution revolves around disabling your notifications on the lock screen, so anyone with unauthorized access to your iOS device can access it. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Nindies Spring Showcase 2018 trailers and release dates

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Fantasy Strike (summer): an arcade-style fighting game previously on Steam. It's got single Joy-Con support for multiplayer and will be out this summer. Puzzle game Lumines Remastered will be available this spring. Reigns: Kings and Queens will be released this Spring. It will feature local co-op and it's out in spring. Read More »

1 of Uber's self-driving vehicles hits, kills pedestrian in Arizona

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Uber's vehicle was in an autonomous driving mode with a human safety driver at the wheel, local police revealed. A fatal accident involving an Uber self-driving vehicle has led to the suspension of all the company's testing programmes in what is reportedly the first fatality resulting from an autonomous auto and a pedestrian . Read More »

Google Play Instant lets you play games on Android without downloading

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There are six games available at present: Clash Royale, Words with Friends 2 , Solitaire , Final Fantasy XV: A New Empire , Bubble Witch 3 Saga and Mighty Battles . With all the great games available on Google Play, we want to make discovery easier and remove friction during the install process. Behind-the-scenes, the Instant Apps framework now better supports games with a higher 10MB APK size limit, progressive download support for executable code and game assets, and support for ... Read More »

Spotify Working on India Launch, Says CEO Daniel Ek

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Equal Access - Bankers won't get preferred access. " No underwriting syndicate, no limited float, no IPO allocations, no preferential treatment". Michael Krause, managing director for Europe, Middle East and Africa at Spotify , spoke about the company's intention to expand into other parts of Africa, but did not give further details about the markets involved. Read More »

Google Assistant now talks in Hindi

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Google on Thursday announced the integration of Hindi language in Assistant . Google Assistant, the smart virtual Assistant part of Android phones, can now talk in Hindi. You can use Google Assistant for basic information like asking about the weather outside, directions to places, and more. Or Cricket ka score kya hain? Last month, Google expanded Actions on Google in 16 languages, including Hindi, Thai, Indonesia, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, and Dutch. Read More »

30th anniversary of Pi Day celebrated with a tasty pie Google doodle

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Pi (Greek letter "I") is the symbol used in mathematics to represent a constant - the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter - which is approximately 3.14159. Pi is useful in every field of science as it's used for calculations involving the volume and surface area of spheres, as well as for determining the rotations of circular objects such as wheels. Read More »

Here's Why PS4 and Xbox Players Can't Play Fortnite Together

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Though it appears that Sony is just forcing its aggressive business practices for the PS4 in its decision to prohibit Xbox One and PS4 cross-play since Microsoft, the owner of the Xbox One, actually is in favor of the aspect. Fortnite Battle Royale is the latest game attempting to offer cross-platform gameplay, but is hitting some snags. The first Fortnite Mobile servers are likely to go live by the weekend, so fans waiting for an invite should get a big update on what the new ... Read More »

Pregnant Khloe Kardashian 'Is Having Major Sleeping Issues'

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Either way, we're waiting for the day that someone buys us a rose ceiling. Thompson's friends and Cleveland Cavalier teammates Lebron James , Kevin Love , and Jordan Clarkson also came through. Tristan Thompson dumped her pregnant girlfriend and started dating Khloe after he met her at Kevin Hart's wedding. On the show, Khloe said,"I don't feel like I'm having a girl, I'm, like, in a state of shock". Read More »

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro OEM CD-KEY GLOBAL: just $12.60!

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According to a sleuthing Windows Insiders, the name of the next Windows feature update appears to be named " Spring Creators Update ". We expect the majority of customers to enjoy the benefits of Windows 10 in S mode. The confirmation arrived on Twitter from the Microsoft Vicepresident, Joe Belfiore . "We use Windows 10's as an option for schools or companies who need a version for simple tasks, but with guaranteed performance". Read More »

Dark Souls Remastered Comes to Switch Alongside an Amiibo

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Dark Souls: Remastered enables players to explore the twisted ancient land of Lordran in the first title of the critically acclaimed action role-playing series like never before. As well as getting an early taste of the remastered game, Switch owners will be able to grab a Solaire of Astora amiibo to help them "praise the sun" before grabbing the full game. Read More »

Download Android P Launcher - Brings Focus Back to the Dock!

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This new design distributes the important status bar bits more evenly across the top of the phone, leaving more room for a screen cutout. For the average user, it's best to stay away from Android P in its current form and wait for Google to reopen its Android Beta program later this year. Read More »

Nintendo Direct planned for later this week

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So what games could get revealed? Well now we finally know that, after over a year of the game being released, ... Nintendo fans go mad for Nintendo Direct streams . The presentation will begin March 8 at 2 PM PT. Stay tuned to Nintendojo for coverage! Bayonetta 3 is coming to the Nintendo Switch . The Nintendo Direct for them will be an opportunity to see just how much Nintendo can show their faith was well placed. Read More »

Volkswagen reveals forthcoming luxury electric saloon

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All-electric and driverless, the hatchback will be one of the first to be operated by voice and gesture controls only. Why does it matter? . Hinting that the latest Volkswagen concept, which uses a twin motor driveline similar to the I.D. Read More »

Google working on real-time background removal for YouTube videos

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The feature, which is now in a limited beta, is available only in the YouTube app and it's designed specifically for YouTube creators . "As we improve and expand our segmentation technology to more labels, we plan to integrate it into Google's broader Augmented Reality services", the blog noted. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9 Has the Best Smartphone Camera, Too

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Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus are the first devices in the Galaxy S series with a variable aperture camera . By clicking the above link, you'll also see our other exclusive deals including options from O2 and EE. All at Full HD, too. "Despite these incremental innovations, Samsung will have to smartly leverage its brand and marketing machine to correctly position the new smartphones to a target audience", said Forrester analyst Thomas Husson. Read More »

Amazon buys Ring in another move to get into your house

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Ring is already known for its security cameras, video-enabled connected doorbells, and floodlights. Details on what Amazon will do with Ring are also being kept under wraps, but the safe bet is on Amazon integrating Ring's products into its own portfolio of smart kit and software, notably adding in Alexa integration. Read More »