Srinagar: Security forces gun down two terrorists in DPS

Srinagar: Security forces gun down two terrorists in DPS

He said that the bodies of the two were found inside the room from where they had started firing. IG CRPF said the operation was planned meticulously and restraint was observed as it was a school building. "The operation is in progress", he said. Asked whether the security forces were using drones cameras and other hi-tech gadgets to help flush out the militants, the top cop said?we will use whatever equipment we have. Read More

How does your new auto rank for quality and reliability?

How does your new auto rank for quality and reliability?

During this study, the market researchers at J.D. Power asked new auto owners about issues they've experienced during the first 90 days of ownership, touching on more than 200 parameters ranging from engine mechanics to infotainment bugs. Kia had all five models under the corporate Hyundai-Kia banner listed as best in their class, including the Cadenza (large car), Forte (compact car), Niro (small SUV), Sorento (midsize SUV) and Soul (compact MPV). Read More

ZTE nubia M2 Play debuts with a wide-angle selfie camera

ZTE nubia M2 Play debuts with a wide-angle selfie camera

If we analyse that tagline, the Nubia M2 Play is 7.9mm thick, which is not exactly a very thin phone. Diving into the specifications of the phone, the M2 Play flaunts a 5.5-inch HD display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels along with a 2.5D curved glass on top. Read More

Super Mario Odyssey's Co-Op Lets You Play As Cappy

Mario also has to control his camera. Under certain conditions, we might add, as Shigeru Miyamoto playfully pointed out during Ubisoft's press conference that he told the team, "Whatever you do, don't make a jump game or Mario platformer". Read More

Apple 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon, Google

Cook unveiled a series of software updates for all Apple's products and three new products. The company has paid out more than $70 billion to developers and given that 160 billion apps have been downloaded to date, it's clear Apple sees this as a strength of its business going forward. Read More

Apple Unveils Powerful New iMac Pro

Each and every iMac will now also ship with Intel's latest seventh generation " Kaby Lake " processors. 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar starting at $2,399. With incredibly thin and seamless enclosures, stunning displays and fast processors and storage, iMac sets the gold standard for desktops. Speaking of virtual and augmented realities, WWDC 2017 provided yet another opportunity for yours truly to don a pair of VR goggles to look silly in. Read More

Apple's new iPhones 'Do Not Disturb' drivers with notifications

This time the change is centred around the latest system operating update rather than a new model being dropped. The new displays are also a third brighter at 600 nits and support HDR video. Apple claims that with iOS 11 , Siri will be smarter than before. Though the devil will ultimately be in the details, the Dock looks like a victor and a feature that should only get better with time. Read More

New iPhone feature can block texts while driving

The latest update includes the option to pay friends using Apple Pay, updated Messages app, Do Not Disturb mode while driving, new professional capabilities to Photos and Camera along with more powerful Siri with a new voice. Apple is also updating the operating software for its Apple Watch, including new watch faces, more personalized alerts that use machine learning to tailor information to you based on your routines and tastes. Read More

Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room

HomePod owners also won't have to tinker with the speaker to fit its position in a room, Apple said. Apple unveiled a smart speaker called HomePod featuring the company's Siri personal assistant on Monday, pitting the company against similar products from Google and Amazon . Read More

Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

But ads don't work almost as well as we want them to. The Deloitte "Mobile Consumer Survey" released in 2015 presented findings that "42 percent of smartphone owners aged 18-75 had used their phones while driving". This made it hard on occasion to choose the right GIF saved to your Photos app. Redditors who have already installed the developer beta are reporting that Apple has purportedly included full playback support for FLAC audio files in iOS 11 . Read More

Ahead of WWDC, Apple Announces Huge App Store Sales, Commissions

Ahead of WWDC, Apple Announces Huge App Store Sales, Commissions

Downloads from the App Store have also increased, growing 70 percent in 12 months. The statistic casts doubt on the reports of "app fatigue", a phenomenon that is widely thought to be spreading through the smartphone population. The active paid subscriptions are up 58% year over year. Photo and video apps have seen their revenue climb 90% over last year, while Lifestyle and Health apps have seen their gross rise 70% year-over-year. Read More

Not aware of any Kumble-Kohli rift: BCCI secy

Amid speculation of a rift between Virat Kohli and Anil Kumble , former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Wednesday said it is impossible for a captain and coach to always be on the same page on all cricketing issues. So if Kumble denies to be the coach further, the only option left with the board is to find a replacement for him. India is slated to play in West Indies, South Africa and against Australia and Sri Lanka later this year. Read More

It sounds like Apple's Siri speaker will be worth the wait

Apple Inc . shares were trading at $152.76 per share on Wednesday afternoon, down $0.91 (-0.59%). Apple's device will reportedly offer virtual surround sound and advanced acoustics technologies, and the speakers that Apple is now testing are said to be louder and crisper than competing products. Read More

Ariana Grande Taking Time Off After Deadly Manchester Attack

Ariana Grande Taking Time Off After Deadly Manchester Attack

Greater Manchester Police reportedly received a tip-off which resulted in one of the counter-terrorism raids which was launched yesterday. Eight arrests have now been made in connection to the plot, but police have admitted that with each arrest and new location discovered, the web of involvement widens. Read More

Mosul residents deny findings of U.S. probe into Iraq strike

More than 30 ISIL fighters were also killed in heavy clashes. The United National humanitarian co-ordinator in Iraq says civilians are being hit hardest as the military assault against ISIS militants in Mosul enters its final phase. Iraqi officials demanded compensation from the US -led coalition following an investigation into a March 17 airstrike in which the Pentagon acknowledged a USA bomb targeting Islamic State group fighters in Mosul set off a series of explosions that killed ... Read More

Hayden's condition

Hayden's condition "extremely critical"

The 35-year-old Owensboro native was training on his bicycle when he was hit by a vehicle between Tavoleto and Riccione, south of the resort town of Rimini. Thursday. Hayden last raced in the MotoGP championship in Spain in September 2016 as a stand-in for injured Australian Jack Miller at the privately-run Marc VDS Honda team. Read More

Forget touch screen now squeeze your phone to click a selfie!

Forget touch screen now squeeze your phone to click a selfie!

The Taiwanese is going to offer the HTC U 11 in two variants, one with 4G of RAM and 64GB of built-in storage (for US, UK markets) and another one with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage (for Asia). Of course, the new HTC U11 will not be complete without new optics. By the looks of it, the Edge Sense technology on HTC U11 will work well with bumper cases or soft cases and gloves, but not with hard cases. Read More

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max will reportedly launch in India next month

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max will reportedly launch in India next month

Unfortunately, the images don't reveal anything about the launch timeline or pricing of the phablet. On the same day that Google published those figures, Samsung began rolling out the Nougat update for its Galaxy A5 (2016 ), starting in Russian Federation. Read More

SpaceX launch planned for Monday night

SpaceX launch planned for Monday night

According to the company, such an attempt wasn't planned for Monday's flight "due to mission requirements". "Once in geostationary orbit, the satellite will provide additional capacity for Global Xpress users on land, at sea and in the air". Read More

Here are the most popular baby names in the US

Here are the most popular baby names in the US

Right behind Noah is Liam, William, Mason and James. The most popular 21st century names for girls before 2014 were Sophia, Isabella and Emily. And if furry babies are more your thing, here is the AKC's list of the top dog names of 2016 . Read More

US, EU in urgent discussions on pitch to expand laptop ban

The ban was first implemented in March, and is in place for U.S. flights departing 10 airports in Muslim-majority countries . They must be placed in checked baggage. "The intelligence is pointing to something else beyond that". Caroline Bremner, head of travel at research firm Euromonitor International, said that before President Trump took office the US was expected to see 85.2 million airline passenger arrivals by 2020. Read More

Amazon Will House Homeless Shelter In New Seattle Building

Amazon Will House Homeless Shelter In New Seattle Building

CNN reported that Mary's Place will assist Amazon in creating 65 rooms with the capacity to house more than 200 homeless people on a nightly basis. The motel was on a chunk of downtown property in Seattle where Amazon planned to eventually erect yet another set of sparkling buildings to meet its insatiable need for office space in this city, where it has come to embody both the region's economic boom and its struggles with affordability. Read More

Nintendo Switch Actually Is Getting the Mario x Rabbids Crossover After All

Nintendo Switch Actually Is Getting the Mario x Rabbids Crossover After All

According to the source, the Mario , Rabbids crossover is being developed by Ubisoft on the company's proprietary Snowdrop engine . They were able to clean three major details regarding the game from said assets which are a turn-based combat system, two-player local co-op, and a humorous tone to its narrative. Read More

Indian police detain 3 in beating death of Muslim man

Indian police detain 3 in beating death of Muslim man

At their steel and timber shop on a busy Pahasu city lane, Honey Raghav's brother confirmed to NDTV that he was indeed a member of Hindu Yuva Vahini . The group had visited the village on Tuesday, May 2, morning too, Vakeel Ahmad said, which is when they attacked Ghulam Ahmad as they spotted him outside the mango orchard on their way back. Read More

Zelda: Breath Of The Wild DLC Details Emerge

Zelda: Breath Of The Wild DLC Details Emerge

It will include the "Trial of the Sword," Hard Mode , various in-game tools, and extra equipment. This map feature essentially tracks the path Link has made through Hyrule over the past 200 hours of gameplay. Look up, and you may also find enemies and treasure chests in the sky! Oh and let's not forget the Korok Mask , that comes with a special power: when equipped, the mask will shake when a Korok is hidden somewhere nearby. Read More