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May's Conservatives on course for sweeping British election victory

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The counter to that interpretation is that May wants a bigger majority because she's seeking a freer hand in negotiations with the European Union and therefore needs to strengthen her position within her own party. "My sense at the moment is that talk of coalitions is a little bit fanciful". Battling to assert control over his own divided Labour Party as well as to convince the country at large, he sought to tap into widespread voter frustration with the political elite. Read More »

Trai Reports, Jio Beats the Airtel, Idea 4G Download Speed

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On the other hand, another report from Open Signal claims that Airtel is fastest when we consider average internet speed while Reliance Jio is the king of network coverage in India right now. Soon after Jio launched prime membership, letting subscribers use 1GB of data each day for 28 days, Airtel and Vodafone launched similar schemes. Idea Cellular took the second spot with 8.33 mbps while Airtel came in close third with 7.66 mbps. Read More »

Apple touts more use of recycled metal in gadgets

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Apple announced it is transitioning to 100 percent recycled tin on the main logic board of the iPhone 6s, while also using reclaimed aluminum to build new devices. Apple did not disclose the amount of recycled products now used in its products. It appears Apple wants to remain one of the most environmentally friendly tech companies in existence. Read More »

Bose Headphones May Be Spying On You, Lawsuit Alleges

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If the complaint is certified as a class action, it would apply to all users who may have had their data collected by the Connect app. Zak is seeking to end the alleged collection altogether by saying it violates the federal Wiretap Act , along with a variety of IL state privacy laws. Read More »

Tight, tense French presidential vote echoes around world

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Opinion polls point to a tight race among the four top contenders vying to get into the May 7 presidential run-off that will decide who becomes France's next head of state. "After the Brexit vote , after Trump's election in the United States, I think France and the French people, we have to show an example; we have to show that democracy is still alive, and we are not going to go to the extremes", Lasaygues in Vancouver. Read More »

Interpol issues red notice for Chinese property tycoon

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Guo fled China after being caught up in a corruption scandal involving his political patron in China, and has since threatened to release damning information about corruption in the upper echelon of the Chinese Communist Party. The on-air VoA host said they needed to immediately stop "due to certain kinds of reasons". VOA management chose to proceed with the live interview, broadcasting one hour live and then taping the rest and publishing additional reporting on the interview afterward, ... Read More »

Nintendo Direct Presentation Announced for April 12th

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Join us for pre and post show analysis by our Nintendo Voice Chat show crew this this Thursday 13th April at 12 p.m. midnight (local time) on IGN, Youtube , and Twitch . Nintendo's Bug Bounty programme was launched for the 3DS previous year, asking hackers to identify security flaws in the device's hardware and software. Read More »

Nintendo Reportedly To Launch SNES Classic

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If its replacement is to succeed, and not alienate gamers that want to buy one but can't Nintendo absolutely has to make enough consoles to meet demand. . Within it's first month on sale, Nintendo reportedly sold over 200,000 NES Mini units in the United States alone. While the report appears to be non-supported by any official statements from Nintendo, the console's status remains uncertain. Read More »

Volkswagen plans 2018 launch of all-electric vehicle in China

A total of 113 models of auto made their global debut at the 2017 Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition, which opened to media Wednesday. A total of 1,400 complete vehicles were displayed, including 159 new energy vehicles and 56 concept cars. Christian Senger, head of the VW electric-car project, told reporters in Shanghai that the models to be under the ID brand will include a midsize crossover, hatchback, and a sedan, Bloomberg reported. Read More »

Call of Duty: WWII release date, gameplay details and screenshots leaked

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With Activision and Sledgehammer Games set to lift the lid off of Call of Duty: WW2 in the coming days, fans are now clamouring for any and all information regarding the game's beta and release date. OnlySP will have more details of Call of Duty: World War II following Activision's event next week. Although nothing is official, the photos show that Call of Duty: WWII will be released on November 3, 2017. Read More »

Apple celebrates Earth Day with new initiatives and stories of innovation

Though at this point making 100% of its devices out of recycled materials is impossible, Apple's "closed loop supply chain" could become reality at some point. The company is already running all of its data centers fully off of renewable sources, and it plans to bring a total of 4 Gigawatts of renewable energy online by 2020. Read More »

SMSVova Spyware Hiding in 'System Update' App Ejected From Google Play Store

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Instead of showing on it, the spyware sets up an Android service and broadcast receiver, fetching the users' last known location and scanning for any incoming SMS messages. Eventhough its last update was in December 2014, the spyware kept being installed on users' devices. In the blog post, he added: "This time lapse does not mean the app or its functionality are dead". Read More »

Here Are Some of the Best Signs From the March for Science

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We recently asked you to support our journalism. "So now, it's our turn to return the favour to them". Organizers said the event, planned for hundreds of cities in the USA and around the world, would remain non-partisan, though some participants view the march as a way to challenge cuts proposed by the Trump administration that target science programs. Read More »

Waymo Claims Uber "Cover Up" of Project Based on Stolen IP

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Waymo, Alphabet's autonomous auto company, alleged in a court filing on Friday that Uber has been developing a secret, secondary self-driving technology that is a more direct copy of Waymo's autonomous driving designs - and that the ride-hail giant intentionally concealed this project from the court. Read More »

Will Tottenham have time to surge past stuttering Chelsea?

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In terms of Saturday's game, he was quick to talk up Chelsea's greater experience, noting that their manager Antonio Conte had won the Serie A title three times with Juventus, and Cesc Fàbregas and Pedro were World Cup winners with Spain. "So I hope this can be my first year to reach the final and, why not, to win the competition". So you know the story, we went 2-0 up. Pochettino said he was especially proud of his work despite the greater spending power of the clubs around them. Read More »

Paris Police Shooting: Attacker Was French, Had Long Criminal Record

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The iconic Champs-Elysees boulevard in Paris reopened amid heavy security Friday morning, a day after authorities said a gunman attacked police , killing one officer and wounding three others. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorised to publicly discuss details of the probe into Thursday night's attack. Read More »

Foreign automakers attracted by China EV push

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Hangzhou-based Changjiang EV, the flagship brand under FDG Electric Vehicles - in which Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing owns a stake - entered the arena previous year with a focus on electric vans and buses. He said he expects the auto to arrive in showrooms before the end of next year. Shanghai-based startup NextEv will probably have grandest display of them all with 11 concept vehicles shown through its all-electric NIO brand. Read More »

Facebook Killer Steve Stephens Found Dead In Pennsylvania

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Stephens' motive for what he called his "Easter day slaughter" was because he "lost everything" to gambling according to his multiple Facebook posts on Sunday. The killer finally took his own life on Tuesday in Pennsylvania as cops closed in. They last spoke on Saturday evening, Lane said, when he told her he was moving out of state and had quit his job. Read More »

Volvo Announces Plans To Export China-Made Electric Car

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Expressen does point out, however, that Volvo's increasingly common practice of producing models exclusively in China to export to the rest of the world could prove a costly stratagem as President Trump considers increasing tariffs on USA imports from China. Read More »

Risky bank fraud exploiting huge hole in Microsoft Word

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Researchers at McAfee said that, unlike common Word document attacks, this flaw doesn't rely on macros to execute. Critical vulnerabilities have also been patched in Hyper-V, Microsoft's virtualization hypervisor that's included in Windows Server 2008, 2012 and 2016, as well as in Windows 8.1 and 10. Read More »

Why Samsung's Galaxy S8 Is Expected to Be a Blockbuster

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Industry watchers raised the specter that such a supply shortage may result in an awkward situation where the early buyers get their new Galaxy phones later than the customers who bought the new Samsung smartphones after the official April 21 release . Read More »

Facebook unveils social virtual reality app at developer conference

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sees the phone as the bridge product to the widespread adoption of augmented reality (AR), and the company is basing some long-term strategy on it. "Augmented reality will let us mix the digital and the physical", Zuckerberg said in his keynote address to 4000 developers, "and that will make our physical reality better ". Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to arrive with dual rear cameras

Given that Samsung is still one of the most popular smartphone brands worldwide even after their Note 7 fiasco past year, its latest product - an artificial intelligence powered smart assistant - gets a big market to be tested. The Galaxy S8 has a 5.8-inch display screen, while the Galaxy S8+ has a 6.2-inch screen. Coming to the price , Samsung Galaxy S8 has been priced at $720, which is around Rs. Read More »