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India seeks consular access to Jadhav; Pakistan denies

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India has sought consular access 15 times but Pakistan has denied this every time. Janjua told Bambawale that "Jadhav was a serving Indian naval officer who was involved in terrorist activities in Pakistan and thus would not be given access". Read More »

Hot Switch sales boost Nintendo sales, trim quarterly loss

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The earnings report also mentions annual 3DS sales, which jumped to 7.27 million units thanks to the Pokémon Sun and Moon release. This is why no one can find one. The big question mark is on holiday 2017, when Nintendo plans to release Super Mario Odyssey . Nintendo said the NES Classic launched to "widespread popularity". Read More »

Here's How Google Is Curbing Fake, Misleading Search Results

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The examples were pretty unsettling, including Holocaust denials , a claim that President Barack Obama was running for a third term , and a wide range of other conspiracy theories . The American company has also updated guidance to its employees who evaluate the quality of results produced by... "Many would remember auto-generated Google search incident, which rocked the headlines in 2015, where-in India's Prime Minister, Narendra Modi images popped on top, when people typed 'Top ten ... Read More »

Nokia 3310 To Be Available On 28th April, PreOrder Listing Spotted

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Unfortunately, Nokia 3310 went behind the camera in 2005, at a time when several smartphones entered and dominated the mobile industry. Earlier, Nokiapoweruser reported that the company plans to launch all the three phones and the Nokia 3310 in 120 markets in the second quarter of 2017. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Sales are Off to a Roaring Start

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Switch's numbers, nevertheless, are great considering its a handheld console. Analysts predict the Switch has not only met Nintendo's original target, but exceeded it by 300,000 units. According to the company, the Switch is also "one of the fastest-selling video game systems of all time". The sales reveal Zelda has over a 100% attach rate to Switch sales but also shows Zelda sold more copies for the Switch than units of the Switch. Read More »

Apple to replace iPad 4th gen with iPad Air 2

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If the iPad is not functioning the way it should have been, then taking it to the Apple authorized fix center for a servicing might end up in coming home with an Apple iPad Air 2 instead of the Apple iPad 4. At the time of replacement, users may receive a slight upgrade in storage. If you take your fourth-generation iPad into Apple for a fix, the company may replace your tablet with a newer iPad Air 2 instead. Read More »

You can now browse Instagram even when you're offline

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Instagram on Android is getting (already has?) an offline mode . They will also be able to like posts, leave comments, save media or unfollow people. The Google Search app on Android queues up searches when you don't have a connection, and automatically alerts you with results when a connection comes back online. Read More »

Apple Reportedly Seducing LG Displays into OLED Production for 2018 iPhone

In reality, though, it would take a really bad delay - maybe a month or more - for Apple's top line to get dinged. The drawing hinted that the iPhone 8 would not include the home button. Readers may also be aware that rumors continually swirl about Apple potentially facing serious difficulties in getting this technology into volume manufacturing. Read More »

Anne Hathaway Threw Her Son a Rainbow-Themed Birthday Party

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The giant creature in Seoul, Korea which mimics Gloria harks to the Native American Indian assertion that not a leaf trembles without being connected to a mighty far-off occurrence. Vigalondo doesn't think Colossal has one single meaning. While it might be unusual to describe an Oscar-winning, well-compensated actress as underrated, I'd argue that the pop-cultural target on Hathaway's back has kept her skilled, always-committed performances from getting their due, though that may be about ... Read More »

NYC Will Require Uber App To Allow Tipping (Eventually)

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A petition created by the Independent Drivers Guild has gained 11,000 signatures in favor of electronic tipping as they strongly feel it will help drivers make a living wage. Or, another way of looking at it: since its inception, Uber has refused to do right by its drivers and allow for tipping within its app. Regardless if they are in a yellow taxi or an FHV, TLC-licensed drivers should, at a minimum, know what they are paid and how their pay is calculated. Read More »

Carrie Fisher will not appear in Star Wars Episode 9

Hamill continued to open up to the crowd about his grief over the loss of his dear friend, saying "I have been trying to deal with this". While speaking with the New York Daily News , Todd said, "Both of us were like, 'Yes, how do you take her out of it?' And the answer is you don't". Read More »

Hacked files suggest NSA penetrated SWIFT, Middle East banks

There are trillions of dollars per day that get transferred through SWIFT, with over 11,000 banks and securities organizations in over 200 countries using SWIFT. A collective of security researchers have analyzed the leaked exploits yesterday afternoon, which helped us put a list of all the exploits, here. The newly leaked set of documents were published by a group calling itself TheShadowBrokers. Read More »

Google blocks invasive Burger King ad

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Perhaps unsurprisingly, some folks on the internet haven't taken so kindly to Burger King's commercial, considering the ad invasive or annoying. Wikipedia, meanwhile, has yet to put the Whopper page accessed therein under lockdown, but its edit page shows a war of updates, libelously accusing the burger of containing everything from rats and toenail clippings to people. Read More »

Microsoft Office Zero-Day Used to Push Dridex Banking Trojan

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FireEye confirmed that its researchers had shared details of the vulnerability with Microsoft and had been working with the tech giant for several weeks in request for public disclosure along with the release of a patch by the company. In a blog post , the anti-virus company also said that the unsafe malware attack is possible due to Microsoft's OLE (Object, Linking, and Embedding) technology, TNW has reported . Read More »

Hillary Clinton disagrees with Trump's reason for ordering airstrikes on Syria

The 2016 Democratic presidential nominee, 69, has stayed largely out of the public eye in recent months besides attending Trump's inauguration and a few other public events. In her first interview since she lost, Clinton said she "wrestles" with the fact that her gender did influence the results. Palestinian writer and activist İyad el-Baghdadi also told The Independent: "The logical position of someone who supports the United States strikes on Assad should be to limit his capacity for ... Read More »

Tidal Owner Jay-Z Pulls Every Album from Spotify, Apple Music

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Apple hasn't said anything, but Spotify did confirm via Twitter that Jay Z requested his catalog be removed. Since then, Tidal's expansion strategy has largely revolved around exclusive content, both new and old. Last year, Jay Z's Blueprint series was removed from streaming services as well. The two leading streaming services no longer have any of Jay Z's solo work, with only features and his projects with R. Read More »

Kona revealed as name for Hyundai's new compact SUV

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Although Hyundai has only released the above teaser image, the Kona's headlights look quite different than any other existing Hyundai model, hinting that it will usher in a new design language for the brand. The automaker hasn't revealed specifications or final styling of the auto. Hyundai Motor has eight manufacturing bases and seven design & technical centres worldwide and in 2016 sold 4.86 million vehicles globally. Read More »

Louis CK: Trump is a 'gross, crook, dirty, rotten, lying sack...'

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Wasn't even true. Then I said, 'They were liars.'" He then topped his statement off with, "It's just an insane. It doesn't mean it's not true. Watch C.K.'s entire conversation with Stephen Colbert in the video above. The Emmy victor broke down the food chain of liars, beginning with someone who got caught in a lie and ending up at the president. "I just wish that he would". Read More »

Moto G5 arrives in India as Amazon exclusive with launch offers

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A 13-megapixel snapper (f/2.0 aperture, PDAF) can be found on the back of the Moto G5, and a 5-megapixel shooter (OmniVision OV5693, f/2.2 aperture) is available on the phone's front side. The Amazon Prime members will get Rs. 1,000 cashback on using Pay Balance. The Moto G5 comes with a 2,800 mAh battery while the G5 Plus packs 3,000 mAh battery juice. Read More »

TxDot launches "Talk, Text, Crash" campaign

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According to Life360, MS drivers use their cell phone while driving an average of 2.56 times per drive. Gray said Greenwich Police could could give out endless tickets for texting and driving and never do any other police work. "We are hoping to go around to colleges and high schools around the state with a distracted driving stimulator to show the harm of it", said childhood friend of Mitchel Sheldon Wasik. Read More »

We Happy Few indie game to get a movie adaptation

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Dj2 CEO Dmitri Johnson also states that the studio's goal is to remain true to the game's source material. Though it's still only in early access, dystopian survival title We Happy Few is already the subject of some big film plans. "Set in a drug-fuelled, retrofuturistic city in an alternative 1960s England, you'll have to blend in with its other inhabitants, who have their own set of not-so-normal rules". Read More »

Bungie teases a Destiny 2 trailer

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This news also adds another layer onto the rumor that Destiny 2 will be coming to PC, which if it does, looks to join the Xbox One in not having first access to all the available content. If the bottom part of the receipt , as seen in the tweet below, is legitimate, then " Destiny 2 " appears to have a September 17, 2017 release date. Read More »

Ford recalls 440K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

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Ford will mail customers instructions on how to check and refill the coolant. Engines can overheat when coolants don't circulate properly, resulting in a crack in the cylinder head that allows oil to leak onto hot engine surfaces, the Dearborn-based automaker said. Read More »