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Kia tops quality and reliability survey…again

J.D. Power says Hyundai is the automaker with the most segment awards in this year's survey, although all are for Kia-brand models. This marks the first time ...


Sony fires at Xbox with arsenal of big PS4 games

You can see a new trailer below. You may wonder why one would play Minecraft in 4K, right? Microsoft said the Super-Duper Graphics Pack will hit Xbox...


E3 2017: New footage and gameplay revealed for 'Days Gone'

Since the game's official reveal we've heard very little. Being pegged as an open world, post-apocalyptic, action-adventure survival horror game (a mouthful), y...


Sony's PlayLink brings social, casual smartphone-connected gaming to your PS4

The collection now consists of five titles, one of which-Hidden Agenda-is made by Until Dawn developer Supermassive Games. PlayLink is aimed at creating a...


Apple demands cut of Chinese app 'tips'

The developer, whose post was first noticed by Motherboard , received a rejection letter from Apple saying "your app contains images and references to Pepe t...


Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

Although Apple's new Do Not Disturb function is unlikely to solve automotive fatalities or accidents stemming from cellphone distraction, the feature's introduc...


Yahoo shareholders approve sale of core business to Verizon

Verizon agreed to cut the deal price by $350 million in February following Yahoo's disclosures of two massive security breaches affecting more than one bil...


Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker, first new product in years

That definitely puts it up at the top when it comes to "smart" speakers. The $349 device - shipping in December for the USA, United Kingdom and Australia - st...


The White House Says It Won't Answer Questions About Russia Anymore

The charge that he sought to use a hostile government's communications system to avoid scrutiny from his own country's government is too serious an allegation f...


16-year-old girl charged with fatally stabbing Uber driver

Wasni is said to have taken two other Uber rides on the day of the alleged offence - the second was to the Walmart in Lincolnwood , just outside Chicago ....


BA says 'many' of its IT systems up and running

Services resumed on Sunday but cancellations and delays delays persisted with about 200 BA flights in and out of Heathrow cancelled on Sunday, according to Gu...


Google reveals new stand-alone DayDream headset

The headset will be manufactured by HTC and Lenovo . "We are thrilled to once again work with Google and offer a powerful premium Snapdragon experience for ...


Intel prepares its new beast: the new Core i9 with 12 cores

I put all of the scores into one of our benchmark templates, so you can see the scores in a much easier to understand way. Core i7-7640K: 4 cores, 4 threads, ...


Samsung Galaxy J7 Max leaks with 5.7-inch display, 13MP selfie shooter

The Note 7R some reports state will be sold at half the price of the original. The Galaxy Note 8 will be the second unit to get this full-fledged treatment ...


Social Security Administration releases most popular baby names list

The list of most popular baby names for 2016 is in. For girls , it was Olivia, Ava, Sophia, Isabella, Mia, Charlotte, Abigail, Emily and Harper. As for the...


North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

Some outside analysts believe the Hwasong-12 missile, if proven in further tests, could help North Korea achieve its goal of developing missiles with nuclear wa...


Motorola Reportedly Working on A New Tablet

In theory, this should allow people to switch from a word processing app to a note taking app quickly without having to go to the normal Android home screen. As...


Paypal Holdings Inc (PYPL) Upgraded to "Neutral" at Piper Jaffray Companies

Compass Point has "Buy" rating and $54 target. Different analysts and financial institutions use various valuation methods and consider different economic force...


Kia invests $1 billion to build cars in India

That cost KIA about 160 billion won. Apart from providing cars to the Indian market, Kia will also be exporting the made in India cars. The new manufacturing ...


Mario Kart Makeover to Turn Target Into a Lawless Racetrack

Not only does it include all the tracks and characters from both the original Wii U game and its DLC, MK8 Deluxe adds in a whole bunch of fresh features wor...


Nintendo SNES Classic Mini Set for Christmas Release?

This is despite the fact that the recent price of NES Classic Edition is nearly six times the suggested retail price of $60 (almost at a part with today's new...


Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses in Russia

Justice Ministry spokeswoman Svetlana Borisova told Interfax news agency that the Jehovah's Witnesses "pose a threat to the rights of the citizens, public or...


Microsoft globally releases Phone Sign-In for Microsoft Accounts

A "My Day" view helps you see and organise tasks which need to be done today. The eternal chicken-and-egg situation of low usage both causing weak app support a...


Microsoft Outlines 'Simple And Predictible' Windows 10 Update Plan

This is consistent with Microsoft's current Windows 10 approach, but adds further clarity and predictability to organisations by aligning with Office 365 ProPl...


Rian Johnson debuts teaser trailer for 'The Last Jedi'

In addition, the teaser shows numerous previous film's heroes and villains in action, including Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac), General Leia Organa (Carrie Fisher) a...


World's oldest person, Emma Morano, dies at 117 in Italy

Her other secrets to a long life included eating two raw eggs a day and possessing good genetics . Bava, her doctor for 27 years, said Morano rarely ate vege...


Jaguar F-Pace wins world auto of the year and best design

The F-PACE triumphed over finalists, the Audi Q5 and the Volkswagen Tiguan to claim the 2017 double title. The Jaguar F-Pace definitely stole the show at NY a...


Dialog Semi slump, banks weigh on European shares; volatility up

Do you feel that Apple's custom PMIC and GPU will be found in iPhones and iPad devices starting from 2019? It would mean Apple calling time on its exist...


Dodge Challenger SRT Demon will guzzle two types of gas

The hashtag #DodgeDemon is the next part that will be seen in the Dodge performance story. Unfortunately official specifications won't come until the vehicle ...


Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong denies bribery charges at hearing

The company surprised analysts in January when it predicted a similar rise in earnings for the final quarter of 2016, even though operating profits for its ...