• China Will Now Ban All the VPN Services in the Country
China Will Now Ban All the VPN Services in the Country

It ordered checks for companies operating without government licenses or beyond the scope of licenses. Beijing has launched a 14-month nationwide campaign to crack down on unauthorised internet connections, including virtual private networks (VPN) services - a technology that allows users to bypass the country's infamous Great Firewall.

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  • Trial Mass Effect: Andromeda for 10 hours on March 16
Trial Mass Effect: Andromeda for 10 hours on March 16

Early access for Mass Effect: Andromeda will start on March 16st 2017. EA Access and Origin Access subscribers will get an early look at Mass Effect: Andromeda , Electronic Arts has confirmed, giving fans of the service the usual 10 hours of pre-launch play time before Mass Effect: Andromeda heads to retailers and digital storefronts...

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  • HTC's
HTC's "Halfbeak" smartwatch appears again in new photos

Last May, it emerged that HTC had delayed a separate wearable device until later in the year, but it never officially materialized, although photos of the device, codename "Halfbeak", surfaced in October. Android Wear 2.0 is rumored to launch next month on February 9, which is why it's a bit odd that this device isn't running a pre-release version ...

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  • Women's March on Washington: Hillary Clinton's Omission from Honoree List Draws Ire
Women's March on Washington: Hillary Clinton's Omission from Honoree List Draws Ire

No one has wanted anything in the world more than Clinton wanted to be president, and she lost it to an alleged rapist reality star without an ounce of political experience. Mrs Trump finished the evening of the inauguration day in a trendy piece she co-designed with Hervé Pierre. "I don't want to hurt the Clintons, I really don't", Trump told e...

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  • IPhone 8: Face recognition and new Touch ID?
IPhone 8: Face recognition and new Touch ID?

According to Kuo , Apple's current "under glass" capacitive fingerprint recognition tech won't cut it if the phone has the full-screen, button-free design. While Kuo believes the Touch ID scanner will eventually be replaced by such a system, it is possible that the company will include both in the event that "technical challenges can not be overc...

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  • Skyrim Coming To Nintendo Switch, Fallout 4 Is Next?
Skyrim Coming To Nintendo Switch, Fallout 4 Is Next?

Reports have come out that the Switch has more processing power than the Wii U. The Nintendo platform though, is still underpowered compared to its current rivals. All this according to the analyst and reserach firm DFC Intelligence who has done a report on Nintendo Switch sales. But if the new console becomes the one that receives the La...

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  • 'Tekken 7' Gets A Release Date And A New Trailer
'Tekken 7' Gets A Release Date And A New Trailer

Powered by the Unreal Engine 4, the storied fighting franchise returns for another round in Tekken 7 . The bundle will include a 12-inch by 18-inch statue of Kazuya delivering a kick to Heihachi, a SteelBook case for the game and the Tekken 7 soundtrack .

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  • Launch date announced for final Dark Souls 3 DLC
Launch date announced for final Dark Souls 3 DLC "The Ringed City"

The original Dark Souls made our list of the best RPGs on PC, but Dark Souls III is great too - I argued for it as GOTY 2016. You can expect more twisted beasts, care of From Software, as the DLC follows the closing of the Age of Fire, with the world ending and all lands converging upon themselves.

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  • 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Will Have Multiple Endings
'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Will Have Multiple Endings

The followers of the iconic title will know that nearly all Legend of Zelda games are interconnected temporarily by a main line branching into 3. Past year it was announced Nintendo would stop production on Wii U consoles. And if the game takes the latter case, then a fun looking trailer means nothing - as we know quite a bit of company can m...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 won't launch at MWC 2017
Samsung Galaxy S8 won't launch at MWC 2017

Samsung Electronics (SSNLF) shares rose firmly in Seoul Monday after the company confirmed that battery faults were the cause of safety-related issues that led to its Galaxy Note 7 recall. Software, safe phone, and battery design are being applied to the Galaxy S8, which will be not unveiled at the Mobile World Congress next month but a later date,...

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  • Did Ralph Lauren Dress Melania Trump For The Inauguration? She Looked Great
Did Ralph Lauren Dress Melania Trump For The Inauguration? She Looked Great

She knows what she likes . "It was fun to respect her very tailored sense of fashion and to translate it in a gown", she said . She called it: "Trump Revolutionary Wear!" In stark contrast, unembellished and understated, Melania's gown was a move away from her retro-inspired day look to something that was sleek with a bold twist, thanks to the ruf...

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  • Vivo V5 Plus with dual-selfie camera to launch in India today
Vivo V5 Plus with dual-selfie camera to launch in India today

However, the USP of the phone lies in its dual front camera setup. Processor: The Vivo V5 Plus is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor clubbed with Adreno 506GPU. The system combines a 20MP+8MP lens, where the bigger lens makes use of Sony's IMX376 1/2.78-inch sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 5P lens system, while the 8...

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  • Foxconn, Apple to partner on $7B United States plant?
Foxconn, Apple to partner on $7B United States plant?

Last year, the firm took over Japanese electronics veteran Sharp and the display-making investment being considered in the U.S. is thought to be under the new Sharp unit. Chinese manufacturing giant Foxconn is considering investing $7 billion to build a new factory in the U.S. assembling flat panel screens. "There is such a plan, but it is not ...

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  • Ticket news for Munster's Champions Cup quarter-final
Ticket news for Munster's Champions Cup quarter-final

But the win was only enough to guarantee qualification as a best runner-up, sending Toulouse to Thomond Park in Limerick to face Munster , the 2006 and 2008 champions. However, Connacht came out fighting after the re-start and John Muldoon put them right back in the frame with a try after 54 minutes, with Ronaldson adding the extras.

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  • It's About Time We Had Redheaded Emoji
It's About Time We Had Redheaded Emoji

Redheads rejoice, you might finally be getting that ginger emoji you've been asking for. . They'll reportedly discuss how best to implement ginger characters, a highly requested option among consumers, Emojipedia said.But redheads were notably absent prompting a global outcry.

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  • Android is Getting an Instant Tethering Feature
Android is Getting an Instant Tethering Feature

It is a truth universally acknowledged that someone with a smartphone will want internet access which is as reliable as possible, and Google just pushed out an update through Google Play Services which should help. However, as the feature continues to be tested on Pixel and Nexus devices, more Android devices should start seeing the Instant ...

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  • Samsung blames faulty batteries for causing Galaxy Note 7 fires
Samsung blames faulty batteries for causing Galaxy Note 7 fires

Yet Samsung's president of mobile communications DJ Koh declined to throw the battery-makers under the bus, saying that Samsung the Note 7's design called for a 3300 milliamp hour battery "in a more compact form compared to previous Note models".

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  • Capcom has no plans to bring Resident Evil 7 to Nintendo Switch
Capcom has no plans to bring Resident Evil 7 to Nintendo Switch

This might come as a surprise for a lot of fans. It will also be released for the PlayStation 4. Resident Evil 7: Biohazard will be released on January 24 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One. With the Switch coming in March, it would seem like an opportune situation for a port, but those rumors have been unfortunately shut down by an interview with Capcom ...

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  • Nintendo's Fire Emblem Heroes Will Land on the App Store Feb. 2
Nintendo's Fire Emblem Heroes Will Land on the App Store Feb. 2

Nintendo also confirmed that 1992's Fire Emblem Gaiden will finally be released in the U.S. as Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia in May. Despite Fire Emblem Heroes' status as a free mobile game, it still features fantastic production values.

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  • Irregularities in battery size were the likely cause of Note 7 fiasco
Irregularities in battery size were the likely cause of Note 7 fiasco

At a press conference in Koreas this afternoon NZ time, Samsung executives said the Note 7 "issues" were caused by two separate faults with the two different batteries involved in the Note 7 issue. A damaged Samsung Galaxy Note 7 sit on a table in Richmond, Virginia, after it caught fire on October 9. Tonight in a live conference, Samsung noted...

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  • Apple's $1billion lawsuit against chip maker Qualcomm
Apple's $1billion lawsuit against chip maker Qualcomm

The complaint seeks $1 billion in rebate payments that Apple says Qualcomm has withheld as retribution for Apple's participation in an investigation by South Korea's antitrust regulator. In addition, Qualcomm pressured network carriers to not sell or support Apple devices made with Intel chipsets, Apple said. Qualcomm was the sole supplier of mod...

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  • Chelsea Manning: a potent symbol for transgender Americans
Chelsea Manning: a potent symbol for transgender Americans

Mr Assange has been living in the Ecuadorian embassy in London since 2012 and believes if he leaves he would face being extradited to the USA for questioning over WikiLeaks' activities. "It is unconscionable that she languished in prison for years while those allegedly implicated by the information she revealed still haven't been brought to justice...

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  • Masters Snooker 2017 Final: Score, Result, Prize-Money Info and Reaction
Masters Snooker 2017 Final: Score, Result, Prize-Money Info and Reaction

Hong Kong star Fu led 2-1 after hitting a break of 110 before O'Sullivan split the tip of his cue and needed to make running repairs at the interval which was taken early. "I was going to wait for the interval but it was so gone and they said "look, you can take the interval now" and that was sweet". I fancied the job.

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  • How do Trump's inauguration crowds compare?
How do Trump's inauguration crowds compare?

On the ground in Washington, crowds on Friday were noticeably smaller than those of some pervious inaugurations. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer berated media outlets at a press briefing Saturday evening, attacking reports of underwhelming crowd sizes at President Donald Trump's inauguration and claiming the administration plans to "h...

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  • Trump's press secretary slams media for 'false reporting' of inauguration
Trump's press secretary slams media for 'false reporting' of inauguration

In addition, Nielsen said Saturday that almost 31 million viewers watched television coverage of Friday's festivities, higher that the 20.6 million for Obama's in 2013 - but lower than the 37.8 million in 2009. He said Trump was warmly received at Central Intelligence Agency headquarters during a visit Saturday. This kind of dishonesty in the med...

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  • Samsung to finally reveal cause of Note 7 explosions this Sunday
Samsung to finally reveal cause of Note 7 explosions this Sunday

U.S. companies UL LLC and Exponent Inc. examined batteries, while German-based TUV Rheinland looked at supply chain issues. As we already mentioned, rumors have started to spread in the media, offering interesting details about Samsung's new device.

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  • Xiaomi's Redmi Note 4 launched in India at Rs 9999
Xiaomi's Redmi Note 4 launched in India at Rs 9999

The most expensive Xiaomi Mi 6 model will set you back 2,999 Yuan ($437), if the leaked info is to be believed. Rumors also hint that the Mi 6 will come with a flat screen LCD display , whereas the "Pro" variant would feature a dual-edge curved OLED display , something that is also expected on one of the iPhone 8 variants.

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  • Nokia 6 demand insane high, first sale gets over in a minute
Nokia 6 demand insane high, first sale gets over in a minute

Nokia's return to the smartphone industry is certainly commendable. "China is the world's largest smartphone market". Report says that Nokia 6 was sold out in just one minute . The process of putting together the Android smartphone results in a unibody aluminum device described to be thin and sleek , according to Slash Gear .

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  • Samsung to blame battery size for Galaxy Note 7 recall, reports say
Samsung to blame battery size for Galaxy Note 7 recall, reports say

The date had been floated earlier this week in a story that also pinpointed the root cause of the explosions as, predictably, a faulty battery. The doomed handset was first recalled in September just weeks after it went on sale after users reported issues with the batteries.

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  • Android Super Mario Run Announcement Happened Too Soon
Android Super Mario Run Announcement Happened Too Soon

Apple is pumping a lot of power behind the Super Mario Run release date with special notifications for the game and a prominent place on the App Store. Another, more important reason, is that Nintendo is very concerned about piracy. The only way to pirate Super Mario Run would be to jailbreak the iPhone and then download an app, but with an...

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