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Atheist Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg Says He'll 'Never Forget' Meeting Pope Francis

Mark said in the post that he and the Pope discussed the importance of connecting people , including those who do not have access to the internet . "I'm looking forward to following the pope - and watching him continue sharing his message of mercy, equality and justice with the world", Zuckerberg wrote at the time.

Apple's next iPhone will likely be unveiled Sept. 7

All of these upcoming OSes received up to eight Beta developments builds that were seeded since early Summer 2016 to registered developers and public beta testers alike. As of now, we don't have any official news other than the date and venue of the event. The latest model of iPhone 7 will be called " iPhone 7 Plus".

Kanex wants to charge your Apple Watch sans wires

Apple is preparing to a new iPhone with iris scanning capabilities. Apple's social media presence has been limited for most parts. Although these are all rumored prices the speculations suggest that the prices are all going to likely match these, maybe be a little more than this.

Acer announces the thinnest and fattest laptops in the world

Using infrared sensors and software, the Predator 21 X can track your eye movements for a new level of control in games and apps that play nice with the technology. The intensely named Predator 21 X has a 21-inch display that curves inwards on both sides, as well as housing five cooling fans and dual Nvidia GeForce processors to ensure high end graphics appear on that display.

Android 7.0 Nougat officially released for Nexus, Android One devices

Some people may not notice the Nexus difference but those hardcore Android fans do. An attendee inspects the new Nexus 5X phone during a Google media event on September 29, 2015 in San Francisco, California. However, some rumors suggest that Nexus smartphones could come with Android 7.1, which could include the highly anticipated Google Assistant. Although there are still plenty of smartphones that operate on Android operating system that are yet to get the new Android 7.0 ...

To-Play EVE Online Model Announced by CCP Games

The expansion coming in November will divide characters into two clone states . Although these characters are able to experience the majority of the EVE Online's gameplay experience, their character development is somewhat restricted and they train skills at a slower rate than usual.

Jung war escalates, Kejriwal says Modi wants to destroy Delhi

The office of the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Najeeb Jung, on Monday refuted allegations of the Delhi government that it had canceled AAP government order to make discoms pay compensation to consumers for unscheduled power cuts. Srivastava as Engineer-in-Chief, PWD will continue to contribute to the PWD. The appointment of the panel, comprising former CAG V K Shunglu, former Chief Election Commissioner N Gopalaswami and ex-Chief Vigilance Commissioner Pradeep Kumar, comes over three weeks ...

Privacy Groups File FTC Complaint Over Whatsapp Facebook Privacy 'Bait And Switch'

But now in what some have labelled a confusing move, Facebook said last Thursday it would soon be sharing user phone numbers with Facebook , helping Facebook in effect start to monetise the messaging juggernaut. WhatsApp set out its plans in a company blog . The petition had alleged that WhatsApp , Facebook Inc and Facebook India Online Private Limited's new private policy "compromises the rights of its users".

You bet Trump responded to America-hating Kaepernick, and he nailed it

Over the last couple of days, Colin Kaepernick's decision to sit during the national anthem has garnered national headlines, amassed tons of backlash , and of course, it was only a matter of time before we heard what Donald Trump had to say about it.

Halo's Warthog Available In Car Lineup For Forza Horizon 3

You can see the vehicle in action in the trailer below. Microsoft continue with their push to make as many Xbox 360 games playable on the Xbox One as possible- and today's update makes two very important Xbox 360 titles playable on the new system, including one which is going to be seeing its second sequel in just a few weeks.

Judge blocks North Carolina restroom restriction

Pat McCrory and legislative leaders by granting a partial preliminary injunction against the law known as House Bill 2. The judge also seems to poke holes in the law itself, saying laws against "indecent exposure, peeping and trespass" already get at the issues of privacy and safety HB2 claims to target.

Judge blocks part of NC 'bathroom law'

Pat McCrory has defended the law. While the University had declared that they did not intend to enforce the provisions of HB2 that would put UNC in violation of its own non-discrimination policies as well as federal civil rights law, they then faced flagrant violation of state law, which could have adverse consequences on precisely the students the University was trying to protect.

Tropical Storm Gaston expected to become hurricane Saturday: NHC

As a note, the Emergency Measures Organisation (EMO) continues to closely monitor Tropical Storm Gaston. While Gaston is not headed our way the three tropical systems are expected to influence weather in the U.S. The system is moving westward and then west-northwestward at about 10 miles per hour toward the coast of North Carolina. A weak area of low pressure located near the central Bahamas continues to produce disorganized showers and thunderstorms mainly to the south and east of its ...

HTC Android Nougat update rolling out end of year

It also features OS level security tweaks like memory protection and attack surface reduction. Earlier this month, the company made good on its promise and pulled the Android N update, now known as Android 7.0 Nougat, out of beta. With so many additions for users to get to grips with, many will be wondering when they'll be able to get their hands on it. I suspect this is just the first of many unofficial builds of Android N for hardware that doesn't officially support the operating system.

Latest Android version Nougat rolling out to Nexus devices

It is expected to be not until early 2016 before other major third party carriers and manufacturers start pushing Android Nougat to users. The first developer preview of the Android 7.0 Nougat was released in March. Additionally, Google has confirmed that LG's V20 smartphone will be the first to be loaded with Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. The latest OS from Google is out and will be rolled out to the Nexus phones in the first phase.

Samsung to Sell Refurbished High-End Phones

Because folks nowadays usually wrap their pricey flagships in some sort of protection, those who crack their fragile Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge by impact on concrete really have it coming. Deloitte noted that smartphone vendors gain several benefits from a strong resale market. These used smartphones can therefore serve as a cheaper alternative to the brand's new devices.

Jackpot: Scientists find Earth-like planet at star next door

Proxima b's discovery has sparked a race to see if it passes across the face of its star as viewed from Earth. Even so, these kinds of stars are now the subject of great interest in the search for Earth-like planets simply because they are so abundant in the galaxy.

Opera VPN app now available for Android

Without the VPN, our speed was 24Mbps, according to fast.com. Best of all, it's a completely free service with no login or subscription required, and there are no data limits. For network newbs, Opera has given the app Olaf the Viking to help explain what the app is doing and why it is doing it. The company providing the VPN service says logs of user activities are not being kept.

How Frank Ocean is continuing the liberation of the album

And then, in New York , Chicago, Los Angeles and London there were stores handing out free copies of Frank Ocean's glossy "Boys Don't Cry" magazine , which came with a CD copy of his new album " Blond' stuffed inside". That suspicion proves to be well-founded in the second single, also the second track on the album, called "10 d E A T h b R E a s T ⚄ ⚄ (Extended Version)".

Why is Samsung selling pre-owned phones?

The Samsung phone is somewhat expensive and a majority many people may not afford it. According to the report, the programme will offer refurbished versions of handsets returned to Samsung as part of its one-year upgrade scheme in markets such as the US and South Korea.

US set to hand over Domain Naming System to ICANN

The US has confirmed that it is prepared to relinquish its control over the internet's naming system. The announcement by NTIA that it will hand over DNS - which links web addresses to the servers of a website via an IP address - underscores the privatization of the DNS.

Apple down to No. 5 in Chinese smartphone market?

Apple took 17.9 percent share in the domestic market in the April-to-June period, down 1.8 percentage points from 19.7 percent a year ago, according to Kantar, a data research subsidiary of WPP. The quality, design, marketing and pricing of these local smartphones have managed to pull down heavyweights like Apple and Samsung as well. One firm it is leading, however, is the Apple of, well, everywhere, as lagging iPhone SE sales gave Apple a 32% year-over-year drop.

Pandora Set to Introduce Two New On-Demand Paid Subscription Tiers

Currently, through the radio service, listeners can not select certain songs although this is set to change with the roll out of two paid-for on demand services to sit-upon upon its basic offering. Such offerings have been expected, as the company looks to take on Spotify , Apple's ( AAPL ) Apple Music, Alphabet's (GOOGL) Google Play Music and Amazon.com's (AMZN) Amazon Prime Music, among others, in the competitive field.

Tears flow as Huddersfield badminton star Marcus Ellis wins Olympic bronze medal

Huddersfield's Marcus Ellis and Chris Langridge insist their fairytale is not over despite defeat in the Olympic semi-final of the men's doubles on Tuesday afternoon. "Until people actually watch it they can't understand". "We got to the quarter-finals of the worlds, and this will give us the belief that we shouldn't be 22 in the world, we should be top 10, and we will get to top 10".

Ford to Offer Driverless Commercial Vehicles by 2021

The company, which opened its Palo Alto research facility just a year ago, said it would double the size of its development team to 260 by the end of 2017. He also says these autonomous cars will be more expensive, and have many more miles put on them than normal vehicles. Ford chose Palo Alto, Calif. past year for its latest automotive research and development facility.

Donald Trump issues rallying cry for Election Day volunteers

Ben Carson, who supports Trump, told CNN's Erin Burnett that the focus should be on how to make sure there is no voter fraud - which he noted would be good for both parties. Trump told a rally in Altoona on Friday that he plans to watch certain parts of Pennsylvania closely on Election Day. Trump was playing to a wider industrial audience during his economic address in Detroit, promoting "American steel" and "energy mined from American sources" - obvious signals to nearby OH and ...

Galaxy Note 7 vs. Galaxy Note 5 vs. Galaxy S7 Edge

In two days since pre-orders launched locally, more than 200,000 units have been reserved in the country. It has proven to be the case as the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge has become one of the biggest hits of 2016. On top of shortcuts and notifications, curved screens, as Samsung has proven, help to reduce a phone's width. Apple is set to reveal its next generation iPhone models in about a month, but that news seems irrelevant, considering the impressive mark that Samsung's latest flagship Galaxy ...

Sony to reveal PS4 Neo this September

No further details regarding the event or what will be announced were shared. Neo is the code name for the suped-up PlayStation 4, first rumored in March, that Sony confirmed just before E3. It will be considered a part of the overall PlayStation 4 platform, and all games made for it will have to be compatible with the base model of the console that is available now.

Tesla Model X drives man to emergency room on Autopilot

Joshua Neally, a 37-year old lawyer from Springfield was on his way home when he suddenly felt a stabbing pain in his chest. After Neally's vehicle took over, he manually drove his auto into the parking lot and went into the emergency room.

Apple reportedly prepping universal TV guide to surf streaming services

Essentially, the company is looking to create an improved take on content browsing that would allow users to easily surf content on multiple apps offered across the Apple TV and other devices like the iPhone, iPad, and possibly even Macs. We actually got an early glimpse of what could be a part of the groundwork for Apple's new project at WWDC in June. That is: Apple's guide would tell you what's on TV.