• Verizon intros new 2GB for $40 prepaid plan
Verizon intros new 2GB for $40 prepaid plan

For $40 a month, Verizon is offering pre-paid subscribers unlimited talk, text and 2GB of high-speed data. In addition, users can enjoy unlimited texting from the United States of America to over 200 countries. Once that amount has been consumed, the Always-On Data feature allows data to be received at 128 kbps for the remainder of the month. To co...

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  • Bill Belichick Reportedly Could Be Called To Testify In Aaron Hernandez Trial
Bill Belichick Reportedly Could Be Called To Testify In Aaron Hernandez Trial

Those names were provided by Hernandez's defense team. Jury selection for the trial is underway. TMZ Sports has obtained court docs in which prosecutors are asking the judge in the case to admit transcripts of the phone calls as evidence in Aaron's double murder trial.

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  • NASA To Make Mystery Announcement On Planets Beyond Solar System
NASA To Make Mystery Announcement On Planets Beyond Solar System

National Aeronautics and Space Administration ( NASA ) will hold an important press conference on Wednesday regarding exoplanets , rocky Earth-like planets that do exist in our solar system. The star is a red dwarf and glows brightly in the infrared wavelengths, and if our sun were a basketball, it would be about the size of a golf ball. The good ...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Render Leaked; Tips Official Keyboard Accessory
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Render Leaked; Tips Official Keyboard Accessory

Samsung is expected to launch the Galaxy Tab S3 at MWC after hinting strongly at the device in its event invite. Vietnam and India were among the names suggested, however Samsung India has since stated that "the report on Samsung planning to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 smartphone [s] in India is incorrect".

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  • FPL Plans to Add Eight Solar Power Plants by Early 2018
FPL Plans to Add Eight Solar Power Plants by Early 2018

New York's solar power has grown nearly 800% over the last five years, according to Governor Andrew Cuomo. But that's not all: The growth of the solar industry has also attracted almost $1.5 billion in private investment, spurring growth in seven regions of the state of more than 1,000%.

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  • New Secret iPhone Revealed, Set For Surprise Early Release
New Secret iPhone Revealed, Set For Surprise Early Release

Let's say the entry-level iPhone 8 , with 64GB of memory and 3GB of RAM costs $1,000, while the 32GB/2GB iPhone 7s runs $699. Available in 64 GB and 256 GB flavors, it isn't clear if both models would be more than $1000 or just the 256 GB storage tier.

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  • Oil rises, drilling drags on prices
Oil rises, drilling drags on prices

Crude oil prices were boosted substantially early Tuesday by OPEC comments that a stable price point for oil has yet to be reached. Some 45% saw Brent crude within a $50 to $59/barrel range while 33% were more optimistic seeing it between $60 and $69.

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  • Trial of Erdogan 'assassins' begins in Turkey
Trial of Erdogan 'assassins' begins in Turkey

The people on trial are accused that, on the night of July 15, 2016, they attacked a hotel in Marmaris where Erdogan was staying and killed two policemen. Prosecutors have sought multiple life sentences for each of the suspects, who include an alleged hit squad of 37 soldiers suspected of seeking to carry out the plan.

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  • South Sudan suffering 'man-made' famine
South Sudan suffering 'man-made' famine

War broke out just two years after the country gained independence, leaving tens of thousands of people dead and forcing more than 2.4 million others to flee their homes. A report by the World Food Programme (WFP), UN children's agency UNICEF and the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) said the starvation was the "worst hunger catastrophe si...

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  • Longtime Valve writer Erik Wolpaw leaves company
Longtime Valve writer Erik Wolpaw leaves company

Wolpaw has already been announced as a story and dialog collaborator on Double Fine's forthcoming Psychonauts 2 . Wolpaw previously wrote for the first Psychonauts game, which won the Game Developers Choice Award for best writing in 2006. When Laidlaw left Valve, he sent out a long and elaborate email to a fan detailing the reason why he retired...

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  • SpaceX makes historic launch from 39A, sticks landing
SpaceX makes historic launch from 39A, sticks landing

It marked the eighth successful landing for Elon Musk's rocket company. This weekend was also the first time any spacecraft has launched from the site since NASA's Space Shuttle Atlantis launched on it's final flight in 2011. To sound of roaring engines and a cheering crowd, a Falcon 9 rocket shot through the clouds, starting its payload on...

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  • WhatsApp launches Status, an end-to-end encrypted Snapchat Stories clone
WhatsApp launches Status, an end-to-end encrypted Snapchat Stories clone

The popular feature, on the social network that's giving Facebook a run for the money, lets people post a string of photos and videos that disappear after 24 hours. WhatApp at the moment has 1.2 billion users and approximately 60 billion messages are sent daily. This is, of course, not the first such "clone" of Snapchat Stories .

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  • UK's May says Lords must respect people's will on Brexit
UK's May says Lords must respect people's will on Brexit

She told Andrew Marr that the House of Commons had "conclusively" voted to trigger Article 50, with the majority of Labour MPs backing the government. But the House of Lords is more diverse, and if its members vote to change the bill it will kick off a so-called parliamentary ping pong, whereby the legislation must be sent back to the lower house t...

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  • Police probe cause of devastating bushfire near Canberra; 11 homes lost
Police probe cause of devastating bushfire near Canberra; 11 homes lost

Firefighters responded from as far away as Shoalhaven and the Illawarra. "If it is not contained by tomorrow, higher temperatures will make it harder for firefighters", he said. POLICE are working together with the NSW Rural Fire Service to establish what - or who - started a "frighteningly fast" bushfire which destroyed several homes near Canber...

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  • Facebook swipes at LinkedIn by letting brands post job openings on Pages
Facebook swipes at LinkedIn by letting brands post job openings on Pages

So is there anything that job applicants have to keep in mind when applying? 'We've tested the new jobs experience in parts of the United States, and while it's still early, businesses are already filling roles, ' explained Facebook. Facebook will roll out a new "Jobs" tab for its businesses Pages, a move that will take on the likes of Microsoft-...

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  • Blackberry sues Nokia for
Blackberry sues Nokia for "willful and deliberate" infringement of patents

Nokia has allegedly infringed 11 United States patents: 6,996,418; 8,254,246; 8,494,090; 7,529,305; 8,861,433; 9,426,697; 9,253,772; 8,897,192; 9,125,202; 8,243,683; and 8,644,829. for LTE networks. " Nokia has persisted in encouraging the use " of the products that are compliant to these industry standards but without a license from BlackBerry ,...

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  • Beam's viewing app is going live today for Xbox Insiders
Beam's viewing app is going live today for Xbox Insiders

However, for E3, the two publishers have not yet announced any press conference, while Microsoft is expected to discuss in detail Project Scorpio. According to Xbox boss Phil Spencer, along with Project Scorpio, Microsoft will has a "bigger and more differentiated " first-party lineup planned for 2017.

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  • Jose Mourinho displeased with Manchester United preparation
Jose Mourinho displeased with Manchester United preparation

When you don't have it, it's hard to recover it". United were flattered by the result. But we are still in all four competitions, and we have already won the Community Shield. The first was a fluke, the second a tap in, and the third came from the penalty spot. United cruised to victory over St Etienne thanks to a hat-trick from Zlatan Ibr...

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  • Du Plessis gushes over `massive weapon` Tahir post T20I heroics
Du Plessis gushes over `massive weapon` Tahir post T20I heroics

New Zealand fast bowler Trent Boult's record figures were not enough to stave off defeat at the hands of South Africa - in Friday's one-off Twenty20 worldwide at Eden Park in Auckland. A second-string South African team might have lost a three-match T20I series at home against Sri Lanka last month but they bounced back in the One Day Internationa...

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  • Nintendo NES Classic Re-Stocks at Amazon, Target and Walmart
Nintendo NES Classic Re-Stocks at Amazon, Target and Walmart

Take this with a grain of salt as Nintendo has not confirmed anything related to the NES Classic and production ceasing. In a statement released to Tech Radar , Nintendo assured fans that production of the platform is still ongoing and that newly produced units will be shipped out to retailers regularly.

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