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Instagram to allow shopping through app from next week

Instagram will also explore other features tied to shopping, such as viewing product recommendations and saving items to buy later. From next week, 20 US-base...


Mobile will give customers $325 for bringing over a Google Pixel

However, if you're an iPhone fan there could be one big reason not to move over Google's new smartphone, just yet. The offer is good within 30 days of the rec...


Microsoft to launch low-end VR headset in December

Though more details are due in December, Kipman did share the first batch of WinVR devices (can we call them that?) will be opaque, meaning they'll lack any tra...


Giroud ready to bide his time in bid to seize opportunity

The last time they topped their group was in 2011-12 but then they went out to Monaco in the next round. "We can play together, we can play as lone strikers a...


Hundreds of South Koreans sue Samsung over Galaxy Note7

Hundreds of South Korean Galaxy Note7 owners filed a joint lawsuit Monday against Samsung seeking compensation after the fire-prone smartphone was discontinue...


Iceland election: Bjarni Benediktsson of the Independence party

The Pirate Party won 10 seats in the 63-seat parliament - up from the three it won at the 2013 general election - while the Independence Party finished with 21 ...


Lamar Jackson: Lamar Jackson starts slow, ends with 4 TDs

Virginia simply left too much time on the clock for Jackson & Co.to pull off a comeback win, and Jackson's two ideal passes just proved why he's the Heisman Tro...


Nations Agree To Establish World's Largest Marine Reserve In Antarctica

Almost three quarters of the MPA - which covers an area larger than the UK, Germany and France put together - will be a "no-take" zone forbidding all fishing,...


Elon Musk Wants To Power Every Home With A Solar Roof

Tesla's announcement today makes good on Elon Musk's promise to "create a smoothly integrated and attractive solar-roof-with-battery product", first previewed i...


Online privacy may be boosted by new FCC data rules

Other information is not considered as private, such as names and addresses, and customers should assume that broadband providers can use that information while...


Facebook Live gets Halloween-themed masks

The company says the service will be added to Android devices in coming months. "Now, we're excited to join forces with Facebook and bring the technology to e...


Most US students still lag in science learning

Gaps between African-American students and their white peers have been narrowing among students in the 4th and 8th grades, according to the latest NAEP results....


Emergency Flash Player patch fixes zero-day critical flaw

The bug was discovered by Google's Threat Analysis Group, who told Adobe the vulnerability is out in the wild and is now being exploited cyber criminals to hack...


Wine bottles land on Ontario grocery store shelves

Ontario's finance minister, Charles Sousa, made the announcement in Toronto. The government's plan is to expand alcohol sales to 450 grocery stores, a 25 per ce...


Make me happy, bin Brexit - European Council head tells Britain

The former French PM blamed the 2003 agreement for the creation of the "Jungle" encampment and said: "We can not accept making the selection on French territory...


Android Nougat 7.0 LG updates

It is obvious that Android 7.0 Nougat is one of the most talked-about software of Google as Android users are waiting for their own devices to get an update. Ma...


Developer confirms game sequel; trailer for PS4 and Xbox One comes today

Die-hard fans of the popular video game Red Dead Redemption have something to celebrate about. In a statement , a representative of Rockstar Games explai...


Scientists in Europe downplay likely loss of Mars lander

It's unclear whether the retrorockets succeeded in guiding the lander down to a soft landing on the Martian surface. The fate of European Space Agency's Sch...


DGCA bans Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 phones on planes over fire risk

They are to return their devices to Samsung-authorised service centres, where they'll be guided with available options. The lawsuit , which comes a week afte...


Divers Found Dead in Underwater Cave in Florida

The Hernando County Sheriff's Office said Patrick Peacock and Chris Rittenmeyer went diving on Sunday afternoon with a third man, who reported the duo missing. ...


Facebook Messenger To Help You Make Conversation

Till now, Messenger app automatically downloads anything the user receives regardless of size of content. However the tracker does not allow you to see how mu...


Justin Bieber renting £108k-a-week London home

The Canadian pop scoundrel is said to be renting a fabulous 24,000 sq ft mansion on an exclusive street in north London, costing a whopping £108,333 per month. ...


DiCaprio says he's cooperating with DOJ in Malaysian scandal

In July a Hollywood production company was accused in a USA civil lawsuit of using US$100 million (S$139 million) that prosecutors said had been diverted from t...


Dorothy's Ruby Slippers Need To Be Restored, Here's How You Can Help

The Smithsonian hopes to raise $300,000 in 30 days to fund the restoration. If the Kickstarter campaign is successful, the slippers will be the second-most-...


Video shows tussle over naked Hillary Clinton statue in NYC

In August, an artist's statue of an unclothed Donald Trump was eventually hauled away by city workers. It wasn't immediately clear who created the statue, b...


Intel tops 3Q forecast but shares fall on sales outlook

Intel posted solid third quarter results on Tuesday, with growth in its client computing group as well as record revenues in strategically important areas li...


Netflix added 3.5 million subscribers in Q3

The Los Gatos-based company reported third quarter earnings per share (EPS) of $0.12, easily beating out analyst estimates of $0.05. Not only that, but Netfl...


European Space Agency Probe Approaches Surface Of Mars

ESA's last attempt to land the Beagle 2 rover on Mars failed at the end of 2003. ESA launched the module on March 14 , and it is the first step of a joint m...


After glitch, Orbital ATK will launch Antares rocket Monday night

For this mission, the rocket is carrying about 5,300 pounds of supplies and science experiments for the space station crew. Orbital ATK is poised to launch ...


China to blast 2 astronauts into space on Monday

Since the launch of the Chinese program of manned flights, over 20 Russian-Chinese cooperation projects were started, and fruitful results have already been att...


A new facelift to the Moon every 81 000 years

Researchers note that they detected 222 new impact craters and 33 per cent more craters with a diameter of at least 10 metres than predicted by earlier models. ...


Galaxy Note 7 exchange now possible with any carrier phone in US

According to a Bloomberg report, bigwig USA wireless carrier AT&T may soon announce its final decision on the potential termination of sales and replacement o...


Large Cap Auto Manufacturers - Major: Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F)

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Over the past five trading se...


South Africa's Zuma concludes 3-day state visit to Nairobi

According to PSCU, the National Anthems of Kenya and South Africa were played followed by the Kenya Defence Forces firing 21 cannon shots. This is not the fir...


Samsung stops making Galaxy Note 7s as fresh problems emerge

Man explains how his new Samsung Galaxy Note 7 caught fire after charging. The company had issued a global recall for the exploding phones, but has been for...