• 2 wounded Boston officers need more surgery
2 wounded Boston officers need more surgery

The Boston Police Department noted on Twitter that many people have been asking "What can we do to help you officers?" Police say two officers were shot late Wednesday night. According to police, the roommates may have been fighting over the thermostat, but there likely were other issues. Police originally said Figueroa was armed with an assaul...

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  • Egypt troops killed in Sinai checkpoint attack
Egypt troops killed in Sinai checkpoint attack

A military statement confirmed the death toll, but said six troops were wounded. The officials had no information on casualties among the militants. Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis to Sinai Province, which translates as "Champions of the Holy House", has previously carried out deadly attacks against soldiers and policemen within Egypt.

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  • Dueling protests as Brexit battle goes to UK's High Court
Dueling protests as Brexit battle goes to UK's High Court

Commenting for Open Britain, Labour MP Phil Wilson said: "The Government's negotiating hand would be strengthened if they had clear plans backed by a strong parliamentary mandate". But few have voiced it lately as May has insisted she will honour the popular will, even though she campaigned with predecessor David Cameron to stay in the EU.

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  • Verizon is doing the best thing with Google Pixel updates
Verizon is doing the best thing with Google Pixel updates

A person who buys a smartphone from Google Pixel series would surely expect OS updates/software updates before everyone else. Google Pixel comes with a 12.3 Megapixel IMX377 sensor rear camera with Dual LED flash and Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF).

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  • Samsung sends fire-proof boxes for Galaxy Note 7 returns
Samsung sends fire-proof boxes for Galaxy Note 7 returns

The production change suggests fresh trouble for Samsung as it awaits us authorities' investigation into the replacement phones. While the investigation continues into why phones exploded continues, consumers are advised to take advantage of available remedies, including a full refund.

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  • Google Assistant Exclusive to Pixel Phones
Google Assistant Exclusive to Pixel Phones

This is so because the carrier has seemingly confirmed that while Google will be exclusively responsible for software updates on its Google Store variants, Verizon Wireless will be responsible for the units that it sells. Unfortunately, certain features that are now deemed Pixel-exclusive won't be arriving to non-Pixel devices. Meanwhile,...

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  • Prey Gameplay Trailer Features Female Morgan Yu
Prey Gameplay Trailer Features Female Morgan Yu

The footage is identical to the previous trailer, but this time features a female lead. Today, we are getting our first look at Megan - the other protagonist in Prey . Both are named Morgan Yu, a name that works for either character. In Prey , you ride aboard a space station as Morgan Yu. It's not the bounty hunting sequel that once was in de...

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  • Google starts big advertising push around new Pixel phone
Google starts big advertising push around new Pixel phone

Google wants everyone to think it is directly challenging Apple's iPhone with its new Pixel smartphones. Although BlackBerry Ltd. has retreated from designing and making its own hardware, it's possible that BlackBerry-branded devices will be more.

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  • SD Red Cross volunteers help hurricane victims
SD Red Cross volunteers help hurricane victims

Jonckers said, as of Friday morning, he still has not arrived on location because the weather is too risky to send relief help. The American Red Cross now has workers and supplies in Florida , Georgia , and the Carolinas. So after the storm hits, another group will move in to help with recovery efforts then another group will come in to h...

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  • Trump on support for Iraq war
Trump on support for Iraq war

Trump has repeatedly said Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton voted for the war in Iraq when she served as senator for NY. She teased Hannity a bit as he insisted he had a bunch of "midnight conversations" with Trump on the subject. "Unlike her, who voted for the war..." Khan was killed fighting in Iraq in June 2004, and his parents famously...

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  • US federal agencies ask for another pipeline construction pause
US federal agencies ask for another pipeline construction pause

According to Woodley , armed police were waiting to arrest her at her vehicle "because [she has] 40,000 people watching". The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, by a 3-0 vote, rejected the tribe's request for an injunction Sunday.

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  • Google Chrome Will Tackle Its Memory Hog Demons With December Update
Google Chrome Will Tackle Its Memory Hog Demons With December Update

Google is expected to update its Chrome browser in December. Now, Google is exorcizing another Chrome demon: memory usage. "Over the last few months the V8 team analyzed and significantly reduced the memory footprint of several websites that were identified as representative of modern web development patterns".

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  • Bumgarner, Giants look to stay alive vs. Cubs
Bumgarner, Giants look to stay alive vs. Cubs

But to do more than that to try to save the Giants' season, Bumgarner will have to wait until Monday , when he starts Game 3 at AT&T Park in San Francisco . That's expected here. With what this team's done, there's a lot of excitement. With Bumgarner and Arrieta on the hill, Cubs manager Joe Maddon says that's likely to impact his strat...

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  • Plane evacuated after smoke from Samsung device
Plane evacuated after smoke from Samsung device

As for Green, he has already replaced it with an iPhone 7 according to The Verge . IN passenger Brian Green's phone began emitting smoke inside Southwest Airlines' Flight 994 to Baltimore from Louisville, Kentucky, the CNN reported. Samsung ceased sales in the US on September 2 and began an exchange program for customers who had already purchas...

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  • Pope Francis names 17 cardinals
Pope Francis names 17 cardinals

Of Francis' 17 choices Sunday, four come from Europe, three from the US, three from Latin America, two from Africa, two from wider Asia, two from island nations, and one now represents the church in the Middle East. In a rare move, 87 year-old Albanian Ernest Simoni will be promoted from parish priest to cardinal. The third US American nominated ...

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  • Facebook's Oculus to start selling hand controllers
Facebook's Oculus to start selling hand controllers

Google revealed its own standalone VR headset two days earlier. The company is also working on a standalone virtual reality headset that won't require a computer to use. Despite the resignation of the developer, Oculus is still eyeing an upgrade for Rift in 2017. Oculus plans to expand its mobile ecosystem. This Oculus Rift headset will be ...

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  • What to expect at Google's big event
What to expect at Google's big event

Consumers will be able to use the app to "discover new content and manage (their) Google Home assistant and Cast devices", according to Google . That's $50 less than the Amazon Echo. Alphabet Inc's Google on October 3 took a closer step to stimulate its growth in the hardware industry with the hire of Amazon's David Foster, who developed Ki...

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  • Google's new lineup of phones and gadgets
Google's new lineup of phones and gadgets

Additionally, if you aren't a fan of regular updates - then you're better off getting another smartphone . Android 7.1 Nougat , which has a number of new features that are exclusive to the Pixel phones - like the talkative Google Assistant , takes up 5.39GB.

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  • Comcast gets closer to nationwide data caps with expansion in 18 states
Comcast gets closer to nationwide data caps with expansion in 18 states

The usage limits are not a hard cap, so those who go over the threshold will not see their service interrupted. As before, customers will be allowed to use 1TB of data per month before being hit with overage charges of $10 for each additional 50GB.

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  • $120 Million Apple Patent Win Against Samsung Reinstated
$120 Million Apple Patent Win Against Samsung Reinstated

A US appeals court has reinstated a $119.6 million award for Apple in its long-running smartphone design patent dispute with rival Samsung . Apple has been once again awarded $119.6 million in an 8 to 3 decision in a surprising conclusion to conclude a patent case that has spanned over two years.

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