• New Kingdom Hearts III Footage Looks Amazing
New Kingdom Hearts III Footage Looks Amazing

The highlight this time around is the first HD console release of 2012's Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance , originally a 3DS exclusive. No characters have been shown yet, but the entry looks to also use the Kingdom Hearts III graphic engine, and the dialog included in the trailer hints at a traitor among its characters.

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  • Microsoft nabs Talko to boost Skype 'innovation'
Microsoft nabs Talko to boost Skype 'innovation'

This not the first time Microsoft has bought one of Ozzie's companies, having bought Groove Networks, a provider of collaboration software for ad-hoc workgroups, in 2005, which is what brought him to the company in the first place. Talko's services will officially shut down in March 2016, and will be folded into Microsoft's Skype For Business. ...

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  • Miss Universe host Steve Harvey:
Miss Universe host Steve Harvey: "It was my mistake".

The glittering crown was then promptly placed on Wurtzbach's head. What is important for Filipinos to take to heart is Wurtzbach's message that "beauty is nothing without a heart", the priest said. The comedian, who's worked in showbiz for more than two decades, was the host of the annual beauty pageant held in Las Vegas. Miss Colombia it tur...

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  • Microsoft aims to bring Windows 10 to China's public sector
Microsoft aims to bring Windows 10 to China's public sector

Moreover, it will have the complete right to license a specific arrangement and image of Windows 10 designed for Chinese users. However, Microsoft does have one neat feature, which is the ability to block individual frames within a webpage.

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  • Potentially Earth-like Planet Found 14 Light Years Away
Potentially Earth-like Planet Found 14 Light Years Away

All three are thought to be rocky like the Earth or Venus, rather than gaseous like Neptune, due to their estimated mass and radius. It has a rocky, solid surface which is usually considered to be necessary to support alien life . Once this star becomes observable again in January, we are going to point some of our dedicated observatories at it an...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Winter Edition Launched with 128GB Storage
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Winter Edition Launched with 128GB Storage

Storage-hungry users will be pleased to know that the Note 5 finally has a 128 GB internal memory version. The good news is that you may no longer have to, or at least you'll have a bit more freedom than before. The discount and Netflix offers apply to the purchase of a Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, Edge+ or Note 5. The device is available in Gold Pl...

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  • Offline Navigation For Google Maps For iOS Now Out
Offline Navigation For Google Maps For iOS Now Out

Google has just rolled out a surprise package to iOS users with the release of offline navigation feature on its Maps app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. The feature was first talked about in May, when Google announced it at their Google I/O event. Android users got the feature in November, and the iOS update has just begun rolling out.

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  • Do you know someone on this list of dormant Swiss bank accounts?
Do you know someone on this list of dormant Swiss bank accounts?

The four Indians include Pierre Vachek, whose place of residence is mentioned as 'Bombay, ' Bahadur Chandra Singh from Dehradun, Dr Mohan Lal from Paris and Kishore Lall, whose place of residence was not disclosed. The association has created a separate website www.dormantaccounts.ch for people to check the names listed as dormant accounts. More ...

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  • Tropical depression 'Onyok' approaches Mindanao
Tropical depression 'Onyok' approaches Mindanao

A tropical depression east of Mindanao has entered the Philippine area of responsibility today (Wednesday) and was named "Onyok", the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration ( PAGASA ) reported. The governor or Oriental Mindoro, Alfonso Umali Jr., told DZMM radio that strong winds were battering the province and...

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  • Microsoft Apologizes For Surface Book And Surface Pro 4 Bugs
Microsoft Apologizes For Surface Book And Surface Pro 4 Bugs

However, recently, Microsoft conceded to the glitches and issues that marred their presence in the tech market. "For those of you who've had a less-than-perfect experience, we're sorry for any frustration this has caused", the post reads. An engineering team has been assigned to get updates out as quickly as possible.

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  • VW blames emissions scandal on 'individual misconduct'
VW blames emissions scandal on 'individual misconduct'

He said Volkswagen relies on the trust of its customers, investors, employees, politicians and the public, and it "deeply regrets" the emissions scandal. Volkswagen will provide another extensive update at its general meeting in April. There was "no evidence to suggest that supervisory board members or management board members are implicated", Poet...

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  • Raj Thackeray : Boycott Shah Rukh Khan's Dilwale !
Raj Thackeray : Boycott Shah Rukh Khan's Dilwale !

Sixth installment of Hollywood's very popular franchise Star Wars is also hitting the screens this week, so this may hamper the business of both the Indian movies in overseas. "I am waiting to see how people will react to the film (sic)", Varun said. I don't think there is a discomfort, but I also don't think there is any friendship either.

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  • Netflix's New Algorithm Will Make Streaming Faster
Netflix's New Algorithm Will Make Streaming Faster

Netflix's new revolutionary idea? The result is a new adaptive streaming method called "per-title encode optimization" that utilizes 20 percent less bandwidth, and actually ensures content looks crisper, at least according to Netflix's own claims .

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  • Britt forensic experts recreate Jesus Christ's 'real' face
Britt forensic experts recreate Jesus Christ's 'real' face

The researchers deviated from the common belief that Christ had long, straight hair. Richard Neave, formerly a professor at Manchester University, constructed the image after he examined three Semites' skulls from around Galilee in northern Israel using methods more frequently employed to identify victims of crimes as part of a BBC series more than...

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  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens - a guide to the key locations
Star Wars: The Force Awakens - a guide to the key locations

Motorists will need the Force to navigate the area - nearby roads have been closed to traffic, and Los Angeles police have deployed extra officers. Experts said The Force Awakens' tracking suggests the film could make $2.7 billion profit.

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  • Melting glaciers blamed for subtle slowing of Earth's rotation
Melting glaciers blamed for subtle slowing of Earth's rotation

The team's findings helps to solve the mystery of the "Munk's enigma", a scientific theory developed by oceanographer Walter Munk in 2002 that posited that glacier melting had altered the Earth's axis and rotation. This could also affect sunset times, as the length of Earth's day depends on the speed at which the planet rotates on its axis. ...

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  • NASA releases Earth-like composite photo of Titan
NASA releases Earth-like composite photo of Titan

The images were taken during Cassini's November 13 flyby of Titan when it passed by the moon about 6,000 miles above the surface. NASA's Cassini spacecraft has delivered an especially high-resolution image of one of Saturn's moons, Prometheus, and it's looking good.

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  • Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, ISIS leader, named runner-up for Time magazine's Person
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, ISIS leader, named runner-up for Time magazine's Person

Time magazine has chosen Merkel saying her leadership has helped preserve and promote an open, borderless Europe in the face of economic turmoil and an ongoing refugee crisis. He mentioned how Time Magazine "picked the person who is ruining Germany" in a tweet. Other candidates were Caitlyn Jenner, for being a voice for the transgender populatio...

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  • Biggest liars will look you straight in eye
Biggest liars will look you straight in eye

It was able to identify the liars with 75 percent accuracy, which was considerably better than the 50 percent managed by human test subjects. The incredible lie detector is more than accurate traditional polygraph machines and could one day be used by "security agents, juries and even mental health professionals", the team claimed.

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  • New Microsoft Band update adds music controls, activity reminders
New Microsoft Band update adds music controls, activity reminders

If you have been on the fence about getting the new Microsoft Band (which will be referred to as the Band 2 here onwards, for simplicity's sake) then the newest update, announced on the Windows blog today, might just push you over. The Microsoft Band 2 is available from physical Microsoft Stores and the online Microsoft Store. And last but not le...

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