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  • Google Assistant can now control your Chromecast from your phone

    Google Assistant can now control your Chromecast from your phone

    Thanks to XDA's senior member paphonb , you can use a modified version of the Pixel 2 Launcher on non-Google devices and also use the Google Now panel. The all-new Pixel 2 Launcher is now available for download via APK Mirror . Unfortunately, the update is only available for Pixel and Nexus users (as old as Nexus 5) and that too only for who are residing U.S.as it is the stock battery management app for those devices.

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  • Microsoft Edge now available on Play Store

    Microsoft Edge now available on Play Store

    According to DPA, "The company does not clearly inform users that it continuously collects personal data about the usage of apps and web surfing behavior through its web browser Edge, when the default settings are used". Microsoft Edge's unique feature that sets it apart from other browsers is the " Continue on PC " function. "They are not informed which data are being used for what objective, neither that based on these data, personalized advertisements and recommendations can be presented, ...

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  • Street Fighter 5 to (Finally) Get an Arcade Mode Next Year

    Street Fighter 5 to (Finally) Get an Arcade Mode Next Year

    There will also be a new mode that rewards exclusive costumes through the completion of timed challenges. Street Fighter V is immediately available for the PlayStation 4 and PC. Thursday's confirmation came hours after retail giant Amazon posted a listing for the game. If you already own the original Street Fighter V , there's no need to worry.

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  • What to expect from Google's Pixel 2 reveal event

    The miniature variant of the Google Home smart speaker, dubbed the Google Home Mini, oozed out last month . Presumably, a careless search giant employee left his testing unit visible to nearby compatible gadgets while preparing its installation or performing some last-minute software inspections.

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  • SNES Classic Stock Updates For September 30

    SNES Classic Stock Updates For September 30

    Last year, Nintendo had underestimated the interest of players for this type of consoles and the shortage of NES Classic Mini had created some frustration among many players. And furthermore, just because there's an online store, that doesn't mean people wouldn't go nuts for an affordably priced bit of hardware that just gives them their favorite games .

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  • NASA's Cassini spacecraft will go out in blaze of glory Friday

    NASA's Cassini spacecraft will go out in blaze of glory Friday

    Each fly-by provided a gravitational "kick" that boosted Cassini's speed to more than 42,500mph and helped the probe on its way. When it launched, Cassini-Huygens was the biggest, most complex interplanetary spacecraft ever flown. The UVIS has already fostered "scores of dazzling discoveries" - including a salty, subterranean ocean on one of Saturn's moons which scientists think may have conditions favorable for primitive life .

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  • Xiaomi launches Mi Notebook Pro with Windows 10 and 15.6-Inch display

    Xiaomi launches Mi Notebook Pro with Windows 10 and 15.6-Inch display

    That combination makes it an apparent 40 percent times more powerful than the Mi Notebook Air from a year ago, Xiaomi said. It also comes with a SSD which means everything will be faster, you can even expand your storage later. With the processor as its highlight, the Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro also features Harman Infinity audio with Dolby Atmos. - The Mi Notebook Pro has an all-metal chassis, similar to the MacBook Pro .

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  • IPhone 8 and iPhone 7s WILL Launch on September 12

    IPhone 8 and iPhone 7s WILL Launch on September 12

    Whether it will work as smoothly as the old home button interface, which has allowed users to return to the home screen in an instant ever since the iPhone's launch in 2007, remains to be seen. However, there are still many assets of the iPhone 8 to get excited for. For example, it will have thin bezels , a facial recognition sensor , and a longer power button.

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  • Microsoft In Talks For Xbox & PlayStation Users To 'CrossPlay'

    Microsoft In Talks For Xbox & PlayStation Users To 'CrossPlay'

    The information follows recent news that Microsoft is now no longer selling its original Xbox One in the United States . The Xbox One X , a newer version of the console featuring more powerful components, hits in November. Ever. Which means more Xbox One X Project Scorpio Editions have been pre-ordered than any other Xbox console in the past. Do you still have your Xbox 360? Microsoft discontinued production of the Xbox One just a few months prior, according to Kotaku ...

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  • Samsung confirms it's working on a smart speaker

    When Samsung launched its flagship, Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, one of the most talked about features in the smartphones was the AI-based digital assistant Bixby and analysts believed it would give Samsung's main rival Apple's SIRI, a run for its money.

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  • Unbelievable video, photos show solar eclipse from space

    Unbelievable video, photos show solar eclipse from space

    The path of totality stretched from Lincoln Beach, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina, NASA reports. Part of the total solar eclipse's mystique is its ability to remind you how small you are and how massive the universe is. On Monday, Ars writers shared some thoughts about the total solar eclipse that spanned the United States with readers and took some backyard photographs of the event.

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  • Is Xbox One X Getting a Special 'Day One' Edition?

    It seems to be similar to the standard Xbox One X in design, only with a textured top. XboxDynasty.de was able to grab a screenshot of the listing alongside pics of the console and special controller. Microsoft is gearing up for a big weekend, where it will reveal info during its Gamescom 2017 press event, going down this Sunday , August 20, at 9pm CEST / 8pm GMT / 3pm ET / 12pm PT.

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  • Above the Smoke - Perseid Meteor Shower is This Weekend

    Above the Smoke - Perseid Meteor Shower is This Weekend

    There is a presentation about the meteor shower for about 20 minutes starting at 9 p.m. highlighting what causes the event. The moon will be waning and will still be about 80% of the brightness of the full moon. Next year, the Perseid Meteor Shower is expected to coincide with the New Moon (this moon phase is very dim) and makes for great viewing conditions.

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  • Perseid Meteor Shower happening this weekend

    Perseid Meteor Shower happening this weekend

    FAST PERSEID FACT: The 2017 Perseids may be better than usual, but don't believe anything you see on the internet about this year's meteor shower being the "brightest in human history". These meteors are actually specks of rock that have broken off Comet Swift-Tuttle and continued to orbit the Sun until they vaporize in Earth's atmosphere.

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  • Australians have a new flesh-eating creature to fear in Melbourne's water

    Australians have a new flesh-eating creature to fear in Melbourne's water

    In a Facebook post, Richard Reina, an associate professor at Monash University's School of Biological Sciences in Australia , refers to " sea lice " as the cause of Sam's injuries. "He (Kanizay) must have been very, very cold and he wouldn't have felt it", added Weir, who experienced a similar injury on his forehead after a night dive 40 years ago.

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