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What is Windows 10S? Microsoft's Chrome OS rival explained

The new operating system will take around 15 seconds to be ready for a student to log in and use it for the first time, which is a faster process compared to the current Windows 10 Pro. Should they really need to use the particular app, qualified educators and students can switch from Windows 10 S to Windows 10 Professional at no cost. Read More »

Need for Speed 2017 first details, screenshot

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Based on the feedback that came following the launch of Need for Speed 2015, furthermore, Ghost Games has eliminated the requirement of permanent connection to the network, allowing, among other things, to pause the game. That said, there is one definitely positive change Ghost will be making: keeping Need for Speed offline. "Whether you're checking out your freshly customised ride or smoking the competition in an event up in the canyons, you're going to want a world that not only looks ... Read More »

Galaxy S8 Plus Specs: Price For Samsung Display Repair Highest Ever

The tight supplies and solid demand, pushed prices for Samsung's key microchip products called NAND and DRAM up sharply, giving it fat margins. Industry-wide sales of memory chips are expected to grow to 85.3 billion this year, up from 77.3 billion in 2016, according to market research firm IC Insights Inc. Read More »

Federal appeals court reviews Trump's revised travel ban

Omar Jadwat, an attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union, struggled at times as he faced tough questioning, mostly by the Republican-nominated members of the court. It is more limited in scope, affecting travelers from six majority-Muslim countries instead of seven, and exempts valid visa holders from the affected countries. Read More »

Thumper is 60 FPS on Nintendo Switch's Handheld Mode, Supports HD Rumble

While sales for the New Nintendo 2DS XL could not yet be predicted, the death of Sony's PlayStation Vita means that Nintendo has no competition in the handheld gaming market. PC Advisor reviewed the New Nintendo 2DS XL and gave a very positive feedback. The online storefront had a handful of games, but it was missing core features found on other Nintendo systems. Read More »

Voters in South Korea choosing new president after corruption scandal

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Ahn Cheol-soo, 55, is a presidential candidate of the centrist People's Party that splintered away from the Minjoo Party in early 2016. Moon, 64, is expected to beat conservative challenger, former prosecutor Hong Joon-pyo, by 41.4 percent to 23.3 percent of the votes, exit polls conducted jointly by three network television stations showed. Read More »

The Queen drove a Jaguar home from church, to the Internet's delight

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Wearing a blue suit and a hat in the same shade, Queen Elizabeth took the wheel in her hands and had as a co-driver one of the man of her security and showed that at the age of 91 she still has the reflexes that she needs to drive. When she's not serving as the mother of her country, the Queen loves driving, often taking her family for spins in her Range Rover. But that doesn't stop Ma'am from paying an interest in where she is going. Read More »

Marvel's 'Guardians' sequel blasts away from film competition

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The film also features expanded roles for Karen Gillan and Michael Rooker, as well as prominent new characters played by Kurt Russell and Pom Klementieff . With the release of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, the fate of the latest film in The Fast and the Furious franchise (at the top of the box office) has been sealed. Read More »

Sunrisers stay alive for IPL playoffs, beat Mumbai Indians

In addition to Warner , other Sunrisers batsmen - Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson, Moises Henriques - have been in fine form. Earlier, Hyderabad put up a disciplined bowling effort to restrict Mumbai to 138/7 in their 20 overs. Hyderabad will travel to Kanpur to face Gujarat Lions in their final league game. Sunrisers Hyderabad Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 cricket match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians at the ... Read More »

Warren Buffett's one-word answer for why he hasn't purchased Amazon shares

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The annual meeting was livestreamed by Yahoo for only the second time in history. Listening to Warren Buffett never gets old to thousands of Berkshire Hathaway shareholders. In recent years, Buffett has ventured a bit into tech investing but with mixed results. Berkshire bought the BNSF railroad in 2010. He and Berkshire Vice Chairman Charles Munger noted that they avoided technology investments for most of their careers because, they said, it was too hard to figure out which companies ... Read More »

Indian WhatsApp Users Records 50 Million Minutes on Video Calling Daily

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One of the driving factors has been falling data prices and free promotional data by new comer, Reliance Jio. Incidentally, Whatsapp users maker over 55 million video calls per day across the world on Android, iOS and Windows devices. It was earlier said that WhatsApp was planning to introduce advertisements in the app but Facebook, the owner of the app said that it is testing out options to bring about a communication platform for businesses to connect to their customers and take advantage ... Read More »

Coal is Done, Says Warren Buffett

I did not think (Jeff Bezos) could succeed on the scale that he has. Trump and coal workers believe they can turn the industry around if they take America out of global efforts to cut greenhouse gases, as enshrined in the 2015 Paris climate accord. Read More »

Juve have more belief than two years ago, says Chiellini

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Allegri had the luxury of resting several of his key players in the derby match and Juventus struggled at times against Torino despite playing with a numerical advantage for more than half an hour. "He stands amongst the best three number nines in the world". Griezmann, the team's top player, hasn't scored in four matches. Add to this that the Juventus back line only had to eat 2 goals in these 11 matches, and only a total meltdown can prevent them from qualifying. Read More »

Here's what Warren Buffett said about IITs and India

He said "the shares, when we bought them, were much more reasonable" in price. Warren Buffett admitted to shareholders Saturday that he made a mistake by not buying Google shares years ago, when the company was getting $10 or $11 per advertising click from Berkshire Hathaway consumer insurance company subsidiary Geico . Read More »

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' easily dominates the box office

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Thanks to a few solid weeks at the foreign box office (where it made $282.6 million), "Vol. 2" already has $427.6 million under its belt - and it's just getting started. The Fate Of The Furious was second with $8.5 million in its fourth weekend. The film now has over $207 million at the domestic box office. DreamWorks' 'The Boss Baby' didn't appear to have much appeal prior to its release, but the fact that it just finished its sixth week in third place says otherwise. Read More »

Honda Civic Type R United Kingdom pricing announced

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The UK-built vehicle is now a global hot hatch, with exports scheduled for big-numbers regions such as the United States. The new Type R will start from £30,995 for the entry level model, with the GT version costing an extra £2,000. Compared to the previous Type R, the new hot hatch's pricing has had only a small increase. Among the additional features of the GT are blind spot detection, a cross traffic monitor, dual-zone climate control, auto-dimming rear view mirror, a Honda CONNECT ... Read More »

Buffett: United Airlines Made A 'Terrible Mistake' In Passenger Incident

Buffett has repeatedly challenged the value of hedge fund managers at Berkshire's annual shareholder meeting and in his letter to investors. Buffett did reiterate his bullish long-term view for the American economy, but seemed more focused on the current shortcomings in various industries, companies, and Berkshire itself. Read More »

Facebook is back after global crash

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A map on the site downdetector .com showed parts of west coast of the U.S. were also affected. The service is down for many users in Asia, Australia, and New Zealand. The site was apparently functional after 30 minutes of inactivity. During March, the site had an average of 1.28 billion daily active users. By 11am Facebook apologised and added that the "technical issue" had been fixed. Read More »

Rockets Win Game 4, Lose Nene

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Reportedly, Beverley was completely distraught, tears and everything (not unlike Boston's Isaiah Thomas after hearing the news about his sister dying in a auto accident a few weeks ago). "The tale was really told in that first quarter", Gregg Popovich said after the game, noting the lack of an edge the Spurs played with. Danny Green finished with just 3 points. Read More »

Prince Philip's Schedule Is About To Get A Lot Lighter

But reports last night that a major staff meeting would be held at the palace at 10am this morning prompted more than one news site to momentarily lose its editorial judgment. There will be a few more solo engagements - she didn't always do every visit with Philip anyway, and we can expect to see more joint engagements with other members of the royal family . Read More »

Microsoft introduces new Surface Laptop, system upgrades at EDU event

The laptop will come to China later this year, Microsoft said. As rumored, the new machine is the first in the Surface line to function as a simple clamshell notebook. These laptops will be available in the United States, and will be powered by the Windows 10 S system. There will be a number of different configurations of built-in RAM and on-board storage, ranging from a 124GB SSD to a whole terabyte SSD and 4GBs of 16GBs. Read More »

Google officially ends Beta Program for Nougat, Android 'O' Beta coming soon

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The Android O upgrade is supposed to have some user specific improvements like multi-display support, better battery life, disappearing notifications, grouped notifications, adaptive icons shapes and more. If a given device is running an older version of Android , it won't necessarily be protected from emerging threats that are addressed in later versions. Read More »

Facebook adding 3000 staff to review violent content

Facebook said Monday it will review its process for reporting inappropriate content after an accused killer posted a video of his apparently unprovoked shooting of a 74-year-old man in Cleveland. We're going to make it simpler to report problems to us, faster for our reviewers to determine which posts violate our standards and easier for them to contact law enforcement if someone needs help. Read More »

Buffett: GOP Health Care Bill a Tax Cut for the Rich

Buffett said if the bill pushed by President Donald Trump was in effect previous year, his federal income taxes would have gone down by 17 percent. Warren Buffett passed up on the opportunity to significantly invest into either company, which is something that he regrets to this day, as the business magnate admitted on CNBC's " Squawk Box " earlier today. Read More »