• A British School Is Warning Its Kids Not To Eat Tide Pods
A British School Is Warning Its Kids Not To Eat Tide Pods

The Tide POD meme, which is often compared to the running joke of drinking bleach, has recently gotten so out of hand online that Tide is actually acknowledging it. "DOING LAUNDRY. Nothing else", Tide captioned the video. The Onion followed up with an entitled "So Help Me God, I'm Going To Eat One Of Those Multicolored Detergent Pods" tha...

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  • Derry's Martina Anderson hits out at Donald Trump over Palestine
Derry's Martina Anderson hits out at Donald Trump over Palestine

In a sign that the United States is ratcheting up pressure on Palestinian leadership, the Trump administration sent notice to UNRWA that it is withholding over half of this year's annual commitment, paying $60 million and freezing another $ 65 million .

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8 gets refreshed and very exclusive new look
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 gets refreshed and very exclusive new look

Starting with the premise that "your phone is useful, but sometimes you need to put it down", Samsung this week introduced a new free app for its Galaxy Note 8 smartphone. Its because of dedicated partners like Samsung that were in the position to provide unforgettable experiences at the Olympic Games time after time.”.

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  • ME joins federal lawsuit to stop rollback of net neutrality
ME joins federal lawsuit to stop rollback of net neutrality

Heitkamp says repealing the net neutrality rules could lead to higher prices for consumers, slower internet traffic, and even blocked websites. The filing is led by New York State Attorney General Schneiderman, who called rollback a potential "disaster for New York consumers and businesses, and for everyone who cares about a free and open int...

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  • Google Arts and Culture app adds new 'face match' feature
Google Arts and Culture app adds new 'face match' feature

A rep for Google says the face-matching feature is experimental, so it's not clear how long it will be available for. The first thing you have to do is download the app , of course. The "selfie matching" feature should appear, provided your VPN is working. I opened the menu on the left, which is full of stuff but doesn't have a "take selfie" o...

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  • The 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Is Bigger and Fancier Than Ever
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Is Bigger and Fancier Than Ever

Circular air vents are created to resemble the SUV's historically round headlights, while square speaker grills (as part of an optional 16-speaker Burmester system) protrude at either end to mimic the historically accurate turn signal lenses mounted on the front fender tops.

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  • Facebook overhaul will reduce commercial posts
Facebook overhaul will reduce commercial posts

Zuckerberg said in the post yesterday that he wanted to change the way Facebook ranks posts by putting more weight on social interactions and relationships. Are you annoyed by how many unimportant posts you see in your News Feed? The result? More stuff in your feed from mom, dad, and your close friends, and fewer whacky videos, news articles, ...

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  • United Launch Alliance's Rocket With National Reconnaissance Payload
United Launch Alliance's Rocket With National Reconnaissance Payload

Jason Rhian spent several years honing his skills with internships at NASA, the National Space Society and other organizations. As per Space.com, the National Reconnaissance Office ( NRO ), which builds and manages the spy satellites of the US, will operate the new classified NROL-47 satellite.

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  • Russian troops in Syria fight off 'swarm' of rebel drones
Russian troops in Syria fight off 'swarm' of rebel drones

The Russian Ministry of Defence said on Monday its military was able to capture three of the "small-sized air targets of unknown identity". A Russian journalist posted photographs of damage that suggested at least some planes had been hit.

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  • Here's Everything Else Revealed in Today's Nintendo Direct Mini
Here's Everything Else Revealed in Today's Nintendo Direct Mini

Mario steps onto the court in classy tennis garb for intense rallies against a variety of characters in full-blown tennis battles. But then he'll be getting his very own game, with a re-release of the excellent Wii U title Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze on May 4.

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  • Dark Souls Remastered Has Been Announced — Praise the Sun
Dark Souls Remastered Has Been Announced — Praise the Sun

It will also be the first time you can get killed by the Bell Gargoyles while taking the bus to work. Bandai Namco has announced a current-gen remaster of the original Dark Souls due out later this year. And you have to ask: why wouldn't they? The onslaught of ports is the inevitable side effect of the success of the Switch. Sounds like it wi...

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  • Google Unifies Its Payment Platforms, Introduces Google Pay
Google Unifies Its Payment Platforms, Introduces Google Pay

Google says that apps like Airbnb , Fandango, HungryHouse , Dice, and Instacart already support Google Pay out the gate, and many more sites and stores are rolling out updates in the coming weeks to add support for the newly-formed platform.

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  • Overwatch League Partners With Twitch In Two-Year Broadcast Deal
Overwatch League Partners With Twitch In Two-Year Broadcast Deal

The Overwatch League is kicking off this week and the first matches slated for Wednesday January 9th will start the competitive event off right! Overwatch League skins & sprays are now available in the game according to patch notes posted on the game's official forums .

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  • Razer's phone-powered laptop is less insane than it seems
Razer's phone-powered laptop is less insane than it seems

There's no speakers in the laptop dock, instead the dual front-firing speakers of the phone will provide the required audio experience. And, as with any laptop, a mouse can be connected as a peripheral for more precise control, particularly if the phone needs to be used as a second screen.

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  • NVIDIA adds Instagram-like filters to your games
NVIDIA adds Instagram-like filters to your games

In case you weren't aware of, the NVIDIA Freestyle lets you apply post-processing filters to your games. Better yet, implementing them will be as simple as any other in-game graphics setting, as Freestyle will implement these effects into the game overlay, so they'll only ever be a single keyboard command away.

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  • Take Down the Nergigante in Third Monster Hunter
Take Down the Nergigante in Third Monster Hunter

Some terrifying dragons to take on alone or with your buddies. The company also released two more MHW trailers spotlighting the Elder Dragons and Deviljho we'll hunt in 2018. They have announced that a third beta will go live from January 19-22 so that they can further test the game and make sure it is in the best possible form before launch.

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  • Tesla's cheaper electric vehicle the Model 3 struggling
Tesla's cheaper electric vehicle the Model 3 struggling

Musk has long said that production of new Tesla cars occurs like an " S-curve ", where initial manufacturing is low and slow; when an inflection point is reached, the production speeds up dramatically. In a release on Wednesday afternoon, the company run by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk said it plans to hit a milestone of making 5,000 ...

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  • Exynos 9810 processor allows more AI features, improved multimedia transfer
Exynos 9810 processor allows more AI features, improved multimedia transfer

The processor has a new eight-core CPU under its hood, four of which are powerful third-generation custom cores that can reach 2.9 GHz, with the other four optimised for efficiency. On the modem side, Exynos 9810 SoC comes with LTE CAT-18 modem with 1.2Gbps download and 200Mbps upload, with 6x carrier aggregation for download, 4x4 MIMO, and 256...

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  • Apple acquires app development startup buddybuild
Apple acquires app development startup buddybuild

It celebrated that fact by noting that it's a proud Canadian company. So far, Apple has not disclosed any financial terms about the deal. Currently, the team has more than 40 engineers. Free-to-play augmented reality game PokémonGO saw a resurgence towards the end of 2017, dominating Apple's App Store sales chart right after the release...

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  • Supermoon New Year's 2018 Tonight
Supermoon New Year's 2018 Tonight

From two supermoons, a meteor shower to a lunar eclipse, here's a list of astronomical events for the first month of 2018. Peak viewing times for the rising of the moon are 5:04 p.m.in San Francisco, 4:34 p.m.in New York City, 6:06 p.m.in Honolulu, and 4:15 p.m.in Anchorage, Alaska.

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  • Kim Jong-un extends olive branch to South Korea's Olympic Games
Kim Jong-un extends olive branch to South Korea's Olympic Games

Relations between the Koreas have plunged as North Korea has expanded its weapons programs amid a hard-line stance by Moon's conservative predecessors. On Sunday, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen told ABC News that the USA was closer than ever before to nuclear war with North Korea.

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  • LG Unveils 88-Inch 8K OLED TV, First In The World
LG Unveils 88-Inch 8K OLED TV, First In The World

We now know that LG will kick things off with a showstopper 88-inch OLED television with an 8K display. Regarding the said limit to OLED's ability to adopt 8K at 33 megapixels per inch, which is four times the resolution of 4K displays, LG Display says it managed to come up with the 88-inch panel using an innovative process it developed on its ow...

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  • Vikings: 3 Keys to Beating the Bears
Vikings: 3 Keys to Beating the Bears

Stefon Diggs caught six passes for 65 yards and a touchdown from Case Keenum for the Vikings (13-3), who reached 13 wins for only the second time in the history of the 57-year-old franchise after holding a second straight opponent without an offensive touchdown.

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  • Snow on the way! Winter Storm Warnings and Advisories in effect today
Snow on the way! Winter Storm Warnings and Advisories in effect today

Snowfall is likely to begin in Licking County between 4 and 7 p.m.in southwestern Licking County, according to the National Weather Service. "Snow accumulations of 11" - 15" is possible and localized amounts up to 22" are possible. Greatest snow impacts should be along and North of I-90. The weather impact will be for the northern and southern ...

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  • OnePlus 5T to get Android Oreo based Open Beta update soon
OnePlus 5T to get Android Oreo based Open Beta update soon

The 5T sports a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080x2160 pixel) 18:9 display and is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 835 processor with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. There's no word on when Oreo for the V30 will be released in other countries. If we talk about the OnePlus 5T smartphone, the phone is packed with all types of features and specif...

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  • Tim Cook got a hefty raise this year
Tim Cook got a hefty raise this year

The flight policy for Apple's CEO was implemented in 2017 in the interests of security and efficiency based on Cook's highly visible role. Again. That's why Tim Cook and other Apple execs received appropriate compensation . In 2016, Cook actually saw his salary dip $1.5 million from the year before due to Apple falling short of its finan...

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  • Amazon Sees Surging Prime Memberships in 'Biggest' Ever Holiday Season
Amazon Sees Surging Prime Memberships in 'Biggest' Ever Holiday Season

AMZN 0.41% rang in its biggest holiday season ever. Amazon also said the $30 Echo Dot was the No. 1 best-selling product over the 2017 holiday season from any manufacturer out of the millions of items available in its online store - but didn't say how many were sold.

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  • Reliance Jio Prepaid Recharge Plans
Reliance Jio Prepaid Recharge Plans

The Jio 299 plan offers the same 28 days validity period as the Jio 199 plan but gives you 2GB of 4G data per day. For Rs 399, Vodafone offers 10 GB free internet data along with unlimited local and STD calls. Its Rs 199 offers subscribers 1.2GB per day, taking the total data in the month to 33.6GB. So if you are someone who uses a lot of data ...

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  • Facebook, Universal Music strike multi-year licensing deal
Facebook, Universal Music strike multi-year licensing deal

Facebook's deal with Universal Music Group comes as the world's largest social media site is making a big push into video to keep users on its site and attract advertisers. The deal marks an important milestone in the social company's ambitions to compete with Google's YouTube, now the most popular destination online for listening to music.

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  • Mauled by dogs: Sheriff offers gruesome details to end speculation
Mauled by dogs: Sheriff offers gruesome details to end speculation

Stephens' body was discovered by her father Thursday evening in a wooded area of Goochland . Told Agnew via Pix 11 , 'Let me cut right to the chase, the most important detail that we did not release because we were anxious about the well-being of the family is that in the course of trying to capture the dogs early Friday morning, we turned an...

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