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Facebook's Irish tax move 'increases pressure on others'

The change will apply to countries where the social network has dedicated offices. Social Media giant Facebook will change its tax structure meaning instead...


Detective Pikachu release date revealed

At this time, it does not appear that Detective Pikachu has been submitted for classification in Australia. Detective Pikachu's script is to be penned by Ni...


Nintendo Switch Sells Over 10 Million Units in First Nine Months

Combined with sales for the first few weeks after the device's release, technically in the prior fiscal year, and the forecast would mean 16.7 million units mov...


Synaptics Perfects In-Display Fingerprint Sensors For Next Gen Smartphones

Synaptics said that its sensor can be completely covered in glass and will be able to determine a fingerprint from wet, dry, and cold fingers. "Synaptics Inco...


Bezel-less Nokia 6 (2018) coming next year, images leaked

Even though the TENAA listing doesn't reveal anything about the upcoming handset, according to a report by NokiaPowerUser , this will be the Nokia 6 (2018 )...


The earth will be covered with a bright meteor shower

As such it takes longer to burn up and will burn up much brighter, effectively guaranteeing a good view. It is a great time to get up, go outside and let the wo...


Google Introduces Several Photography Apps as Part of its New Appsperiments Program

The apps were partly inspired by another Google app called Motion Stills , which helped "converts short videos into cinema-graphs and time lapses using exper...


Android Oreo 8.1 brings AR Stickers to Pixel 2 and Pixel phones

While the Google Pixel and Pixel 2 devices support AR stickers , only the Pixel 2 & Pixel 2 XL are factory calibrated for AR and hence will offer a bet...


Amazon Echo is now available in the Benelux

Alexa is Amazon's voice assistant, the DOT connects up to your phone via Bluetooth and WIFI. In addition to streaming weekly new releases, subscribers can a...


Druckmann teases The Last of Us Part II details

Druckman also talks about how The Last of Us is an ensemble story about many characters and this world that they live in, and the trailer above gives a glim...


Google Maps to Give Real-Time Notifications Soon

Google will soon launch a useful update to Google Maps that will give users live guidance and interactive real-time notifications during their journey. T...


NASA will have big Kepler AI assisted discovery announced on Thursday

At the teleconference, experts from NASA and Google will together explain the latest breakthrough discovery from the alien-hunting telescope, Kepler . Thanks...


'Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition' (ALL) Season 3 Roster Revealed - Screens & Trailer

The first Season 3 DLC character to join the roster will be fan-favorite Sakura, who comes out on January 16th, the same day as Street Fighter V: Arcade Editio...


Al Jazira's Romarinho Relishing Real Madrid Test

The first semi final between South American champions Gremio and Mexico's Pachuca is due to take place on Tuesday. Zinedine Zidane's side looked in good spirits...


You can finally order the Google Home Max in the US

You can now say "sync my devices" to Google Assistant (on your phone, Google Home, etc) to refresh all of your smart home services. Well, it's December alri...


Geminid meteor shower peaks this Wednesday

They're not actually stars, of course, but meteors made of dust and grit that light up as they slam into Earth's atmosphere and disintegrate into fiery streaks....


'Time is of the essence,' United Nations warns North Korea

Pyongyang has now tested long-range ballistic missiles that could potentially have that range. North Korea's Foreign Ministry warned this week: "The remaini...


Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts

Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ: ATVI ) have earned a consensus rating of "Buy" from the thirty analysts that are presently covering the firm, Marke...


Trump Jr 'had amnesia during testimony' says United States lawmaker

Though some may see her answers as self-serving, Veselnitskaya's written answers reinforced what has always been understood about the Trump Tower meeting: that ...


Bethesda Wants To "Save" Single-Player Games With Their New Campaign

The video, which you can see below, is a bit cringe-worthy, but that doesn't hide the fact that they are right. This is not a totally serious cause, mind you,...