• 'Pokemon GO' Developer Niantic is Correcting the App's Privacy Concerns
'Pokemon GO' Developer Niantic is Correcting the App's Privacy Concerns

But as of now, Pokemon GO has been installed on more phones than the Tinder dating app in the US. So, Niantic Labs, the developer of Pokemon Go , has issued an update fixing the Google account privacy issue for the game on the App Store.

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  • Vehicle bombing in Baghdad Shiite district kills 11 people
Vehicle bombing in Baghdad Shiite district kills 11 people

The United States will send an additional 560 troops to help the Iraqi forces retake the city of Mosul from Daesh, Defence Secretary Ash Carter said on Monday. But the Iraqis have been unable to prevent the Islamic State from carrying out devastating suicide attacks in Baghdad , including one earlier this month from which the death toll has reache...

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  • Nissan launches auto drive features, stresses difference from hands-free driving
Nissan launches auto drive features, stresses difference from hands-free driving

Nissan said it would introduce the ProPilot to other models as well, including the Qashqai in Europe in 2017. The automaker promised similar technology later in China, the USA and in the Qashqai sport-utility vehicle in Europe. "Improving safety and functionality have to come as a set". Nissan is marketing its self-driving technology as a way to...

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  • New GTA Online Update Includes Racing and Stunt Driving
New GTA Online Update Includes Racing and Stunt Driving

Good ol' human ingenuity has led to all kinds of outlandish stunts being played out across GTA Online, and now developer Rockstar is helping things along by introducing a new set of features designed with stunts in mind. According to GameSpot , these include Canyon Crossing, City Air, Downtown Loop, Duel, East Coast, Maze Bank Ascent, Nightlife, O...

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  • Business roundup: Google plans to train 2 million developers in India
Business roundup: Google plans to train 2 million developers in India

Google vice president product management Caesar Sengupta told journalists that India already has one million developers working on solutions for the Android mobile platform, and is poised to become home to a total of four million. Google Head of Developer Training Peter Lubbers said the company aims to train about 2 million people in the next thr...

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  • Hyundai Reveals the 2017 Elantra Sport for the U.S.
Hyundai Reveals the 2017 Elantra Sport for the U.S.

What makes the Sport different from other Elantras? It'll be available globally with either a six-speed manual or an in-house-developed seven-speed dual clutch transmission; it's not known whether we'll get one or both transmissions. The 2017 Elantra Sport will go on sale at the end of this year; Hyundai says it'll release more details - including...

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  • Amazon Prime Day sales frenzy kicks off
Amazon Prime Day sales frenzy kicks off

That's especially true when it comes to TVs - why buy one locally and drag that massive box back to your home when you can order it on Amazon , get it shipped to your door for free, and maybe not even pay sales tax on it? Only Amazon Prime members qualified for Prime Deals.

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  • Where to watch PMQs on David Cameron's final day as PM
Where to watch PMQs on David Cameron's final day as PM

The shocks of the referendum result, Mr Cameron's resignation, a series of other surprise moves in the Conservative Party and the crisis in Labour, have plunged Britain into its deepest political crisis in modern times . She is becoming prime minister earlier than anticipated because her opponent withdrew from the Conservative Party leadership con...

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  • What to know about Pokemon Go
What to know about Pokemon Go

The user can then enter their Google account details, which then authorizes their log in attempt, and if successful, redirects them back to the app to proceed with playing the game . However, Pokémon GO only accesses basic Google profile information (specifically, your User ID and email address) and no other Google account information...

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  • Pokemon Go Australia log-in complaints grow; Nintendo shares fall 6 pct
Pokemon Go Australia log-in complaints grow; Nintendo shares fall 6 pct

But the fact that Niantic sees the issue as an issue, and not simply a harsh reality of AR gaming, seems like a testament to the developer's commitment to Pokemon GO's success. Kennedy said excessive permissions are not unique to this one game and said it's a reminder all smartphone users should pay attention when downloading new applications.

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  • Volkswagen agrees to landmark, $14.7 billion emissions settlement in US
Volkswagen agrees to landmark, $14.7 billion emissions settlement in US

The proposed consent decree confirmed that VW will set aside $10.033 billion to cover buybacks or potential fixes for diesel cars and sport utility vehicles that used illegal software to defeat government emissions tests. "We are very excited about that portion of the settlement and we think that is of incredible value and can support some very imp...

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  • MacBook Air 2016 - Is Apple Discontinuing This Line?
MacBook Air 2016 - Is Apple Discontinuing This Line?

However, some reports contradict the August release date and claimed that the " MacBook Air " series will not be upgraded by Apple Inc. There were also rumors that the iPad Air 3 will be released with a smart connector for a keypad, just like the one with Microsoft Surface Pro devices.

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  • First 'Pokémon Go' update blocks full access to your Google account data
First 'Pokémon Go' update blocks full access to your Google account data

In a research by Tremblay in 2005, it was revealed that TV and video games place children at risk with obesity. Can you explain exactly which information collected by Pokemon GO is necessary for the provision or improvement of services? Frum said players walk around to find the Pokemon , and once they're detected, they have a chance to capture...

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  • AL earns World Series home field for 11th time in 14 years
AL earns World Series home field for 11th time in 14 years

The Phillies had just one representative, outfielder Odubel Herrera, in the game. Bryce Harper , voted as a starter in the outfield, went 1 for 2, hitting a double off old nemesis Cole Hamels in the third inning, but Bryant struck out to leave Harper stranded.

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  • Google Hangouts for Android gains video messaging, loses SMS merging
Google Hangouts for Android gains video messaging, loses SMS merging

But then today, is this the time to come back?. Google is rolling out the ability to record and send video messages in Hangouts to its Android platform, 9to5Google reported . Google Hangouts 11 will soon to be appeared on Play Store for free download, or for those who already get the app installed on phone, an automatic update prompt wil...

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  • Next Galaxy Note Could Be Revealed August 2
Next Galaxy Note Could Be Revealed August 2

Rumours aside, there has been one interesting leak lately, which finally brings to light the official launch date of the next Galaxy smartphone and the same is set for 2 August, 2016 at the Alice Tully Hall in NY. Samsung is also going to take the wraps off its next-generation Galaxy Note, which will replace the Galaxy Note 5, at an event in Augu...

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  • Google offers new hotel search filters, deal labels and airline price tracking
Google offers new hotel search filters, deal labels and airline price tracking

In the search results, you'll see a Deals label when a hotel's price is lower than usual or when it's offering a significant discount. At a press conference to announce the new features in NY on Tuesday, Google said when you search for specific types of hotels including "pet-friendly and under $175 a night", the search engine can surface result...

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  • Google Introduces Three New Fiber Data Plans For Small Businesses
Google Introduces Three New Fiber Data Plans For Small Businesses

Google Fiber Inc. posted the news today that it's launching gigabit sign-ups in Charlotte starting with the Highland Creek neighborhood and continuing on (over time) with deployment plans for as many communities as it can feasibly reach within the city.

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  • Holocaust Museum: Stop catching Pokemon here
Holocaust Museum: Stop catching Pokemon here

But the museum isn't happy. But Andrew Hollinger, the museum's communications director, told the Washington Post that staff were aware and concerned about the potential appearance. Hollinger says that the museum doesn't have a problem with technology being used there, but rather that the Pokemon Go doesn't promote the objective of the museum.

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  • Safety fears over Pokemon Go as mobile game grips Bristol
Safety fears over Pokemon Go as mobile game grips Bristol

The Pokemon Go craze has hit Windsor, Ont.in a big way, even though the game is just days old and technically unavailable in Canada. In a statement reported by the Mashable , Niantic , the developers of the Pokemon Go said, ' We recently discovered that the Pokémon GO account creation process on iOS erroneously requests full access permis...

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