Walmart to use drones inside its stores
Published in News
Monday, 03 April 2017 00:11

Walmart to use drones inside its stores


Patent reveals system to assist customers when no employees are present


US retail giant Walmart has recently been granted a patent for using in-store drones to shuttle merchandise from one department to another. Do not be surprised if you hear a buzzing sound overhead while walking through the laundry detergent aisle on the way to checkout.

Windows 10 Creators Update ISO available early
Published in News


Windows 10 build 15063 goes RTM

Although Microsoft is set to officially release its Windows 10 Creators Update to the general public on April 11th, the company has already made the ISO files available for download on its official site on Thursda,  just before the end of the Q1 business cycle and the last day of March.

Internet activists raise funds to get Congress' web browsing history
Published in News


$253,000 raised since Thursday against reversal of privacy protections


On Wednesday, two fundraising campaigns managed to raise several hundred thousands of dollars in a bid to purchase and reveal lawmaker’ browsing histories on Capitol Hill following a reversal of Obama-era internet privacy protections against the open sale of peoples' web history.

Congress overturns Obama-era Internet privacy protections
Published in News


All customer generated web traffic is now accessible to advertisement firms


On Tuesday, the US House of Representatives voted to wipe away the Obama-era FCC’s landmark Internet privacy protections that limited what ISPs could do with information such as customer browsing habits, app usage history, location data, and social security numbers.

Nintendo Switch reviewed: the world's first hybrid gaming console
Published in Games


Nintendo DS sticks around while flexible motion controls are in

Earlier this month, Nintendo introduced one of the most groundbreaking product designs it has put together since the Wii was released back in 2006. With a lightweight and fairly modern build quality, flexible controller options and a design reflective of a rather creative, non-OEM Shield tablet, the company has managed to outsell its competitors and rethink the boundaries of home and portable gaming.

Comcast plans streaming TV service for its own Internet customers
Published in News


Stream service becomes Xfinity Instant TV


A  report from Reuters shows that Comcast is gearing up to relaunch its IPTV streaming service under a new name that will be available to all Comcast internet subscribers across the US.

Tesla raises $1.2 billion in stock and debt for Model 3 production
Published in News


Federal tax rebates in some states will bring prices even lower

Tesla has announced that it is raising $1.2 billion to fuel its coming Model 3, an all-electric, entry-level sedan that is set to enter mass production later in July.

Google Home hoovers up 12 more smart home vendors
Published in News


Now works with sprinklers, locks, A/C, professional smart home systems

Google said  it is beginning to fulfill more potential in its voice-activated speaker and smart home platform - that's Google Home. This week, people will be able to control devices from 12 companies, marking the platform’s largest update since its launch in November.

Facebook imitates Snapchat
Published in News
Tuesday, 28 March 2017 21:19

Facebook imitates Snapchat


All Facebook’s apps and acquisitions now have Stories feature

Today Facebook completed the launch of a feature named Stories that allows people to share videos and photographs at the top of their newsfeeds for 24 hours. After this period, Stories will disappear.

Tesla boss promises more of the same thing
Published in News


Will out-range the Chevy Bolt using a 75kWh battery


The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX took to Twitter over the weekend to tease us about what to expect on the pending production version of the mass market, all-electric Model 3 sedan that has audiences cautiously waiting in anticipation.