• Original Xbox games surface in Microsoft Store with compatibility fixes
Original Xbox games surface in Microsoft Store with compatibility fixes

We are only a couple weeks away from the retail release of the Xbox One X and Microsoft is full steam ahead with the debut of its latest campaign . Are you excited to play KOTOR and the other old school games on Xbox One? Some original Xbox titles have now surfaced in the store's " games on demand " section.

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  • Destiny 2 PC Pre-load is Now Available
Destiny 2 PC Pre-load is Now Available

Details of what Raid Challenges will actually entail have not yet been made clear, and it seems like part of the difficulty will be working out each week's task. The prestige version of the Leviathan raid was already delayed by a week so the developer could attempt to fix a pretty significant exploit that could cause enemies to not spawn during t...

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  • Alicia Keys Returning to 'The Voice'
Alicia Keys Returning to 'The Voice'

Alicia Keys will return to judge Season 14 of the " The Voice ". The reigning Voice (coaching) champion is coming back for another shot at victory. In addition to her time on The Voice , Alicia Keys has won 15 Grammys. Season 13 is now running with Miley Cyrus and Jennifer Hudson as judges.

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  • Facebook buys 'positive social app' tbh just 2 months after its launch
Facebook buys 'positive social app' tbh just 2 months after its launch

According to TechCrunch , the deal closed for less than a $100 million. In the short period of two months that it has been out, the app has been a viral hit in the United States. They are building community and allowing people to share in ways that bring them closer together. The tbh team wrote in an announcement post that "When we met with...

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  • Micromax ties up with BSNL to launch 4G VoLTE phone Bharat-1
Micromax ties up with BSNL to launch 4G VoLTE phone Bharat-1

For the Micromax Bharat 1 4G VoLTE feature phone, Micromax has joined hands with the government-owned PSU BSNL. BSNL will offer unlimited internet access, calling and SMS, along with free roaming, for a monthly recharge of Rs 97. While the Reliance JioPhone has some major disadvantages such as SIM card lock and refund policy, Micromax Bha...

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  • Food Can Now Be Ordered Through Facebook
Food Can Now Be Ordered Through Facebook

The thought was to check whether including a passage point through Facebook's primary route could expand the utilization for the food order feature. Facebook , at the time, affirmed it was an extension of its previous "Order Food" function by means of the Facebook Pages. Users that already have a Delivery.com account can use their existing logi...

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  • A Maine-Sized Hole Has Opened up in Antarctica's Ice Blanket
A Maine-Sized Hole Has Opened up in Antarctica's Ice Blanket

To put it in perspective, the hole covers an area of about 80,000 square kilometres. "If we didn't have a satellite, we wouldn't know it was there", Moore added. Many consider this to be a polynya that suffers a change of state, rather than temperature. Meanwhile, as stated in the Earther , another team from the Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Resear...

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  • Tesla recalling 11000 Model X SUVs for seat issue
Tesla recalling 11000 Model X SUVs for seat issue

This isn't the first recall Tesla has engaged in during the past few years. Tesla has started to inform Model X owners about the recall, and they can contact Tesla's mobile fix units or visit a dealer to get the issue fixed. Customers can choose to use the mobile service or to visit a service center, but either way, no new parts are necessary...

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  • Thursday in CE: Amazon Adds Voice Recognition to Alexa Skillset
Thursday in CE: Amazon Adds Voice Recognition to Alexa Skillset

Around 11% or so of US consumers own an Amazon Echo or Google Home , making the percentages relatively small but the numbers high. The feature is being rolled out to the original Echo as well as the Echo Dot and Echo Show speakers . Tap begin , then pick the device you want to teach from the drop-down menu. The company explains that your ...

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  • Leaked Overwatch Halloween Skins - Oh, My Cthulhu!
Leaked Overwatch Halloween Skins - Oh, My Cthulhu!

The Halloween Terror event began Tuesday and runs for three weeks, and it also included the release of eight new legendary skins . GAMERS will be pleased to know that Overwatch's Hallowen Terror event is finally upon us. That's compared to 3,000 credits for the brand new skins available for the likes of McCree and Reaper. Players can now als...

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  • Video captures emotional moment Utah girl learns she's been adopted
Video captures emotional moment Utah girl learns she's been adopted

Tannah Butterfield leaped into the arms of her school's office manager, Jackie Alexander, after hearing the news. 'She just kept holding me tight, she kept holding me tighter and tighter, ' Alexander said to CBS News . "I can't even describe that hug", she said. "A moment needed after waking up to another morning of devastating news... but a s...

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  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 unboxing
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 unboxing

It has a pixel density of 570 ppi, and features a complete DCI-P3 colour gamut support. It is powered by a Snapdragon 835 SoC clocked at up to 2.45GHz and coupled with 6GB of RAM. The Mi Mix 2 comes with support for 43 LTE bands, VoLTE, Bluetooth 5 .0, USB Type-C and more. The display beautifully blends with the device giving the phone an o...

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  • Google Pixel 2 launch event
Google Pixel 2 launch event

Also, nothing leaves the device unless the user decides to download or send the images, which is a nice bit of security. The new Google Home Mini , among other cool tech gadgets. There might be changes made on the inside. Moreover, Google repeatedly focused on Google Home Mini being a means of turning your standard home into a "smart" home...

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  • Nobel Prize Honors Technique for Seeing Molecules' Details
Nobel Prize Honors Technique for Seeing Molecules' Details

The Noble Prize 2017 for Chemistry is being declared by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, On Wednesday. Henderson's portion of the prize was awarded for his 1990 breakthrough in imaging with an electron microscope, using the device to produce a 3-dimensional image of a protein at atomic resolution.

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  • Instagram's new stickers let you add polls to your Story
Instagram's new stickers let you add polls to your Story

Once you have a photo or video added to your story you can use the eye-dropper tool to the left of the color options to choose a color from that photo or video that you wish to use for your text. Also, on iOS, when you position text or a sticker on your photo or video, new blue lines will appear to help you center it or avoid placing it anywhere th...

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  • GM, Ford, Toyota Post Sharply Higher Sales in September
GM, Ford, Toyota Post Sharply Higher Sales in September

The stock is a Buy among 11 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Friday, July 29 by Goldman Sachs. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) displayed a change of 4.38% after which it closed the day' session at $42.15.

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  • Jewish Nobel Physicists Slam Politicization Of Science
Jewish Nobel Physicists Slam Politicization Of Science

Gravitational waves from the black hole collision 1.3 billion years ago were detected on September 14, 2015, by twin Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) detectors in Louisiana and Washington sate, the LIGO Scientific Collaboration team said in February 2016.

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  • Facebook admits it promoted fake Vegas massacre stories
Facebook admits it promoted fake Vegas massacre stories

What they were presented with, in some cases, was misinformation. Among those falsely stated to be missing in Las Vegas were a German pro soccer player, a murder suspect from Mexico and a male porn star - whose pictures were apparently plucked from the internet.

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  • Google will end 'first click free' policy
Google will end 'first click free' policy

Google originally put its policy into place under the assertion that free articles would act as samples, and that these would lead to increases in subscriptions . From the publishers' perspective, many readers became too comfortable with the belief that online content always should be free. After that, they will need to create a subscription .

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  • Mélanie Joly confident French-language content won't be overlooked with Netflix deal
Mélanie Joly confident French-language content won't be overlooked with Netflix deal

The deal also supports Canadian French-language content on the Netflix platform. Canadian broadcasters also must fulfil a quota of Canadian content on air, which streaming services are not required to match. It's unclear whether the C$500 million must be spent on productions directed by or featuring Canadians, or if it would apply to shows Net...

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  • Software Glitch Causes Brief Delays At Airports Worldwide
Software Glitch Causes Brief Delays At Airports Worldwide

According to Bloomberg, more than 130 airlines worldwide rely on Amadeus's passenger-service system to manage flight reservations, inventory and departure-control capabilities. One passenger tweeted saying: "If your entire system is down at REAGAN airport in DC, does that mean the planes aren't leaving on time?" In a Facebook post, Changi Air...

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  • New information about the smartphone line of Pixel 2
New information about the smartphone line of Pixel 2

Other leaks show that the Pixel 2 will be playing catch up on a number of key features, including a Portrait Mode for its camera app, the removal of the headphone jack and the upgrade to stereo speakers. The tech firm will launch the Pixel 2 with a 5-inch display alongside a metal and glass design. We've already seen what Apple has to offer ...

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  • That $800 iPhone 8 Plus costs Apple $288 to make
That $800 iPhone 8 Plus costs Apple $288 to make

Moreover, the screen screens with True Tone display technology and the mechanical enclosures of the iPhone 8 were some of the most pricey components. Kuo also believes that the iPhone X is Apple's most innovative smartphone since the launch of the iPhone 6 in 2014. Even though OLED is meant to use less energy than LCD, it makes sense for t...

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  • Backgrounder: Major parties in German federal election 2017
Backgrounder: Major parties in German federal election 2017

Merkel offered Germans "a combination of the experience of recent years, in which we have achieved plenty, and curiosity for the new" during the pair's only head-to-head debate of the campaign. The impact of Ms Merkel on the European Union has been "huge and underestimated", said Mr Kornelius. That the party managed to remain so stable in this situ...

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  • New Bose QC35 II Headphones Are Optimized For Google Assistant
New Bose QC35 II Headphones Are Optimized For Google Assistant

Yes, that price is $90 more expensive than Apple's AirPods , which have dominated the totally wireless headphone market (and wireless headphone market as a whole). In other words, you've got everything from the original QuietComfort 35s, plus access to Google Assistant . Press and hold the Action button, and your own personal Google is ready ...

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  • Reliance Jio prevails over Airtel, Idea as Trai cuts IUC
Reliance Jio prevails over Airtel, Idea as Trai cuts IUC

Terming the cut in call termination charges as "disastrous", industry body COAI today said its members - which include the likes of Bharti Airtel and Vodafone - may move court against regulator Trai's decision. The new rate will be applicable from October 1, 2017, and will be completely eliminated from January 1, 2020. The telecom regulato...

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  • Houston Texans vs. Cincinnati Bengals
Houston Texans vs. Cincinnati Bengals

Deshaun Watson was impressive during his first start as an National Football League quarterback Thursday night against the Cincinnati Bengals . The Bengals' offensive line struggles are a huge concern coming into a game against the Texans' front seven, but Houston's offensive line is a mess as well.

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  • Volkswagen reveals electric intentions at Frankfurt Motor Show
Volkswagen reveals electric intentions at Frankfurt Motor Show

Though the number has fallen 10% from the previous show in 2015, 228 new vehicles and technologies will be on display for the first time. Underscoring that similarity, Volkswagen, like BMW , employs the anomalous "four-door coupe " term to describe this latest CROZZ, and characterized this version as closer to production than its predecessor.

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  • Xiaomi's Mi Notebook Pro takes on Apple's Macbook
Xiaomi's Mi Notebook Pro takes on Apple's Macbook

While it's debatable as to how similar-looking the Mi Notebook Pro and the MacBook Pro are (naming convention aside), Xiaomi wasn't exactly helping by dedicating a keynote slide to mocking the lack of mainstream ports on Apple's machine.

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  • Idaho ACT scores drop, but still top national averages
Idaho ACT scores drop, but still top national averages

Staples said in a press release. However, the national organization calculates the state's average ACT score for both public and private school students using a student's "most recent score". Despite the increasing number of students taking the ACT, the SAT is still the dominant college-admissions test in Virginia. Georgia's overall composite sco...

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