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JD Power Vehicle Dependability Study: Kia Rio Ranks Highest Among Small Cars

The study found that vehicle dependability increased 9% over the 2017 study, which was the first increase since 2013. "For the most part, automotive manufactu...


In London closed the airport because of a bomb found

Royal Navy bomb disposal divers were called to the scene and, working with the British Army and the Metropolitan Police, made the bomb safe before removing it o...


New US-Jordan Memorandum of Understanding on Bilateral Foreign Assistance to Jordan

Today, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman al-Safadi signed a new five-year $6.375 billion ($1.275 billion a year) Memorandu...


Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA), Chubb Limited (CB)

The most strategic deal for Walgreens in the current payer-centric environment, though, would be buying an insurer, he said. But he noted that the deal also wou...


Nokia 7+ Android One and Nokia 1 appear in leaked renders

Aside from the Android One logo, you can easily notice on the back the dual-lens Zeiss-branded rear camera and the fingerprint sensor. The Nokia 1 also pack...


Amazon Echo range of devices to be available offline soon

Amazon first launched the Echo series in India back in October 2017 but back then the devices were only available on an invite basis. Alexa in India has b...


Google adds more worldwide data coverage to Project Fi

Previously, Project Fi offered global data in 135 countries, but that number has been increased to 170, including some countries like Monaco and Nigeria. As ...


Russian Federation was behind 'malicious' cyber attack on Ukraine, Foreign Office says

The White House joined with British leaders, saying the Russian military had "launched the most destructive and costly cyber-attack in history". That led Ve...


Google Chrome launches own ad blocker

Several high-traffic websites have already heeded Google's warning by removing or changing their intrusive ads, including the Chicago Tribune and LA Times ...


Nintendo Reveals More Details On Nintendo Labo

Luckily Nintendo has heard the call of duty, and has released an all-new four-minute video that goes in-depth with what player scan expect to make, play, and ...


Essential Phone adds three new colors in Spring Collection

Since launch, Telus has technically only sold the Essential Phone in "Black Moon", but a number of the carrier's flagship retail locations across the country ...


Empty your wallets: The Steam Lunar New Year sale has begun

In addition to the visual upgrade, the Wishlist now has a selection of filters that can be applied to its games. Over the last few years, Valve has made it ea...


Gmail Go for low-end Android devices now available

The new Gmail Go app is just a stripped version of the original Gmail app and comes with nearly the same features as the original app. It will give you al...


Facebook Messenger Kids comes to Android via Google Play

If two children want to chat using Messenger Kids , they must both have parental approval to connect their accounts. The highlight of this app from Facebook ...


APC Chieftain: Buhari's Second Term Tenure Will Bring Succour To Nigerians

Both Obasanjo and Babangida had in separate letters asked that Nigerians vote in a new crop of leaders in the 2019 elections. "I don't address those shadows"....


Ever Footage Released of Antarctic Iceberg '4 Times the Size of London'

Last June, a trillion-ton iceberg - four times as big as London - broke free from the Larsen C segment, which is a part of the massive ice shelves called the La...


Rare holding Sea of Thieves scale test this weekend

The team stresses that it isn't seeking any feedback on the game experience with these tests, instead focusing on testing "issues at a high scale of player conc...


Skype Security Is Borked And Hard To Fix

Once trespassed, hackers could potentially copy or delete critical files, install rogue apps, access confidential information, and do pretty much anything possi...


Watch the interview: Magic Leap's Rony Abovitz and the NBA's Adam Silver

CEO Rony Abovitz took the stage at Recode's Code Media conference on February 13 and offered a lot of new details about the highly kept-under-wraps yet much...


Breaking Down the Chart for DR Horton, Inc. (DHI)

The stock increased 0.88% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $34.29. About 586,531 shares traded. It is down 3.44% since February 13, 2017 and is...


Watch the Range Rover Sport PHEV Climb 999 Steps to Heaven's Gate

The challenge began from the bottom of the 11.3 km Dragon Road and even the locals here drive their vehicles at a slow pace because the smallest of errors could...


Microsoft Windows Analytics Helps IT Pros Assess Meltdown/Spectre Exposure

A top question we continue to hear from IT professionals around the world is how can they best assess if the Windows devices across their enterprise are protect...


Five apps to find your ideal match based on your dating preferences

The popular dating app , Tinder, will make a change to its platform in an upcoming update that allows women to message first, TechCrunch reports. In the wi...


Apple CEO Says Customers Have Been Slow to Pay with Mobile Phones

Two proposals from shareholders were overwhelmingly rejected, including a proposal to form a "human rights committee", and a proposal to reduce the number of sh...


India is the fastest growing smartphone market

Post the festive season in third quarter of 2017, the smartphone category saw a sharp decline of 22% quarter-over-quarter (QoQ) in 2017Q4 as vendors focused on ...


London Spitfire are Overwatch League Stage 1 winners

The final standings for the Overwatch League at the completion of Stage 1 are above. The Overwatch League is an ongoing competition, but it's split into s...


Iceland's bitcoin mines 'could pinch all the power'

They are the source of the Icelandic bitcoin miners' income - a revenue source many Icelanders are still not quite sure what to make of, especially if the lig...


Facebook to Launch Publisher Paywalls, Video News Section

Social media giant Facebook will begin allowing news publishers to run paywalls inside the iOS app from March 1. Facebook has resolved a dispute with A...


De Blob is Splashing onto Switch Later This Year

Today developer THQ Nordic announced a remastered version of De Blob is heading to the Nintendo Switch. After joining the Color Revolutionaries in the res...


Should You Buy the Apple HomePod?

At $349, Apple's addition to the market won't be for everyone, but if you're looking for an affordable and semi-portable speaker that delivers unmatched soun...


Rita Ora Lands Role In Legendary's DETECTIVE PIKACHU

She joins Ryan Reynolds , who will voice Detective Pikachu , as well as Ken Watanabe, Bill Nighy, and Suki Waterhouse , who are also part of the supporting c...


Amazon Developing AI Chip To Improve Alexa's Response Speed

Anker has discounted its Eufy Genie , Amazon Echo Dot competitor, bringing it down to just $19.99. Currently, Amazon is also in the process of hiring chi...


Climate Change Accelerating Rise Of Sea Levels, Research Says

Scientists had previously estimated that global sea levels were increasing at a steady 3 millimeters (0.1 inches) per year . According to their findings, in ...


IOS 12 will finally make 'Peace' with customers

Federighi's team will have more time to develop new features and work on under-the-hood improvements without being forced to follow a checklist of features so ...


Donald Trump's administration plans to privatise global space station

While the official NASA budget proposal document is yet to be released today, reports over the weekend claim that it includes plans by the American gove...