New Burger King ad wants an assist from Google Home

New Burger King ad wants an assist from Google Home

It really hasn't been a good week for brands, and though Burger King hasn't physically assaulted anyone here, it's natural to feel personally assaulted by advertisements in the home on a device you had originally thought was for personal use. Read More

Burger King's new ad forces Google Home to advertise the Whopper

Burger King's new ad forces Google Home to advertise the Whopper

Perhaps unsurprisingly, some folks on the internet haven't taken so kindly to Burger King's commercial, considering the ad invasive or annoying. Voice-powered digital assistants such as Google Home and Amazon's Echo have been largely a novelty for consumers since Apple's Siri introduced the technology to the masses in 2011. Read More

Hillary Clinton called for the United States air strike hours earlier

Hillary Clinton gave her first interview since the shocking November election, and divulged her thoughts on President Donald Trump's administration, Russian Federation and more during the sit-down with New York Times journalist Nicholas Kristof at the Women in the World Summit , held in NYC Thursday, April 6. Read More

Jay Z removes his catalog from Spotify

Jay Z removes his catalog from Spotify

Of course Hov's music has been slowly disappearing from the streaming services, with Reasonable Doubt going missing after the launch of Tidal and the Blueprint series leaving past year. Last year, Jay Z's Blueprint series was removed from streaming services as well. Oddly, the albums still remain on Google's music streaming service for the time being. Read More

How Does Comcast's New Wireless Service Compare?

How Does Comcast's New Wireless Service Compare?

The difference is that, rather than investing in an entirely new network, Comcast can just pay Verizon for access as needed. It's also important to note that while Comcast will be piggybacking on Verizon's 4G LTE network, which won our fastest mobile networks showdown, it will also be leveraging its 16 million hotspots nationwide. Read More

Hyundai names new compact SUV 'Kona' for June debut

Hyundai names new compact SUV 'Kona' for June debut

The Kona will be the company's latest SUV, targeted at the fierce compact segment. There are no pictures of the new crossover - bar a teaser image of the headlight - but we expect the Kona to get its official launch in the summer. Hyundai is finally giving us a peek at its long-rumored subcompact crossover. As for the domestic market, the upcoming KONA is expected to compete against fellow South Korean automaker SsangYong Motor, which is now dominating the Korean SUV market. Read More

Louis CK goes on an epic, sweary rant about Trump

Louis CK goes on an epic, sweary rant about Trump

Colbert was referring to a quote in the Times , where POTUS argued that O'Reilly is "a good person" who "shouldn't have settled" because "I don't think Bill did anything wrong". They lie a lot. He also said he has a new take on Trump. And that's just somebody who's just ughhhh . He also said that even though he loved former President Barack Obama, he also took a number of decisions that the country should not be proud of. Read More

Moto G5 Launched at Rs. 11999: Release Date, Specifications, and More

Moto G5 Launched at Rs. 11999: Release Date, Specifications, and More

The newly smartphone will give the direct competition Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 and Honor 6X. The new mid-budget smartphone will go on sale from April 4 midnight at 11:59 PM exclusively on Amazon. Compiling all the details on the basis of numerous speculations and leaks , here is the set of all the features one can expect from the upcoming Moto X (2017) flagship smartphone. Read More

Law Enforcement: Be Prepared to pay up for Texting and Driving

Law Enforcement: Be Prepared to pay up for Texting and Driving

To better understand the dangers and consequences of smart phone distracted driving, AT&T is bringing its virtual reality simulator to more than 50 California schools and communities for National Distracted Driving Awareness Month this year as part of its IT CAN WAIT initiative. Read More

A movie based on We Happy Few is in the works

A movie based on We Happy Few is in the works

We Happy Few is an Xbox One and PC game now in early access. There's no word on whether or not Compulsion Games will be part of the actual creative process, but it was noted that dj2 were "enthusiastic" when they brought the pitch to the developers. Read More

Destiny 2 Officially Teased by Bungie At Last

Destiny 2 Officially Teased by Bungie At Last

This timed exclusive content will last until at least Fall 2018. With Destiny 2 , things will not be different, and part of their content will be a temporary exclusive for PlayStation 4. "We know that, just like us, you have grown fond of the Guardians you've created, so we do plan to preserve your character personalization". Originally leaked in a picture of a folded poster (thanks Kotaku ), Bungie officially announced the game's title through its verified Destiny Twitter account. Read More

Ford recalls 570K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

Ford recalls 570K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

The company is alerting 230,000 owners of four 2013 through 2015 models, including Fusion mid-size cars, Escape SUVs, Fiesta ST subcompacts and Transit Connect vans with 1.6-Liter turbocharged engines. Ford Motor Co. issued a safety recall to replace the drive shaft in 2017 Ford F-450 and F-550 heavy-duty trucks. This can negatively affect the car's structural integrity, which can increase the chance of injury in a side-impact collision. Read More

Eiffel Tower goes dark in solidarity with London

Eiffel Tower goes dark in solidarity with London

The Metropolitan Police Service flew its flag at half-staff in honor of Parliamentary and Diplomatic PC member Keith Palmer, who was killed in the attack. The assailant drove a vehicle into people on London's Westminster Bridge, stabbed an unarmed police officer to death and was shot dead as he tried to enter the building, authorities said. Read More

ABC News says 3 of its Twitter accounts were hacked

ABC News says 3 of its Twitter accounts were hacked

People holding mobile phones are silhouetted against a backdrop projected with the Twitter logo in this illustration picture taken September 27, 2013. ABC News seemed to have regained control of their account just before 7 a.m. McDonald's claimed its Twitter account was compromised after it criticized the president in a tweet. Read More

Rihanna Needs Tequila to Watch Herself on 'Bates Motel'

Rihanna Needs Tequila to Watch Herself on 'Bates Motel'

I mean, if you think back to 1960 when Hitchcock made the movie, and he set up Janet Leigh, this famous actress, as the protagonist and then killed her at the end of the first act, it was just the craziest thing ever. Cuse said he and Kerry spent time in making the storyline and it was approved by Rihanna as well. She proposed to her followers that she should down a shot of tequila every time she uttered the name "Norman" on the show. Read More

Google apologizes for ads alongside extremist content

For example, one British government ad was reportedly used with videos of former Klu Klux Klan leader David Duke . Mr Schindler added that Google would be "hiring significant numbers of people and developing new tools.to increase our capacity to review questionable content for advertising". Read More

Cheltenham Gold Cup: horse-by-horse guide to the runners

Cheltenham Gold Cup: horse-by-horse guide to the runners

The success of Elliott, Mullins and Walsh played a big part in helping Ireland to a record 19-9 victory over Great Britain in the BetBright Cup. Penhill was a sixth and final victor of the meeting for trainer Willie Mullins but it wasn't enough for him to claim a fifth successive Irish Independent Leading Trainer Award at the Festival. Read More

Google Cloud acquires Australian-born data science outfit Kaggle

Google Cloud acquires Australian-born data science outfit Kaggle

Google has always been proud of its work in artificial intelligence and that can be seen in whatever it produces. Google announced these new products and developments at its Google Cloud Next conference , taking place today through March 10 in San Francisco. Read More

'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Will Premiere in July

'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Will Premiere in July

Fans were urged to post "Fire" or "Dracarys" in the comments section. On Thursday, HBO used Facebook Live to announce the date. Meanwhile, several stars from the show, including Isaac Hempstead Wright , Gwendolinie Christie, Alfie Allen and Lena Headley, made brief appearances to egg the fans on. Read More

Service restored after AT&T wireless customers experience 911 call outage

Service restored after AT&T wireless customers experience 911 call outage

The Federal Communication Commission is investigating a widespread AT&T 911 outage that occurred Wednesday evening. In a tweet , AT&T stated they were aware of the issue that was affecting some calls to 911 for wireless customers. ET emergency service providers in the affected areas began warning residents about the disruption. AT&T competitors, such as Verizon and T-Mobile, may seek to use last night's outage to argue that they offer more reliable service.... Read More

Dusseldorf train station axe attack injures at least five, man arrested

Dusseldorf train station axe attack injures at least five, man arrested

Police spokesman Rainer Kerstiens said more suspected attackers are believed to be on the run. She claimed the victim was just 13-years-old, saying: "I helped her get the wound and called her father". The train station was closed as federal, regional and local police scoured the station. Anti-terror police cordoned off Central Station station in Dusseldorf, Germany after reports of the attack. Read More

Honda Civic Type-R debuts

Honda Civic Type-R debuts

The production model looks virtually identical to the Civic Type R concept unveiled a few months back at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. This will be the first time that any Honda-badged Type R has been officially sold there. It has a body more than 40 percent more rigid than the old European Civic Type R, which nobody ever said was soft. The flow rate of the exhaust gases has been increased and the ECU's mapping has been updated which, Honda claims, improves throttle response and driveability ... Read More

Bentley Bentayga Receives Bespoke Mulliner Treatment

Bentley Bentayga Receives Bespoke Mulliner Treatment

Naturally the Mulliner option is only up for grabs using the flagship 6.0-liter W12 with 600 horsepower (447 kilowatts) and 663 pound-feet (900 Newton-meters) of torque - good for a sprint to 62 miles per hour (100 kilometers per hour) in 4.1 seconds and a maximum speed of 187 miles per hour (301 kilometers per hour). Read More

Amazing Samsung Galaxy S8 hands-on pics available already

Amazing Samsung Galaxy S8 hands-on pics available already

The Galaxy S8 has been enormously leaky, and the newest rounds of leaks provide a closer look at the curvy nature of the device. But with only a handful of flagship smartphone announcements and buzz that has already faded, you wouldn't know it. Read More

LG Working On A SteamVR-Powered VR Headset In Collaboration With Valve

LG Working On A SteamVR-Powered VR Headset In Collaboration With Valve

It launched its own VR headset called 360 VR previous year. We do not have any relationship with manufacturers, and all product choices are made by our editors, themselves. That means it could implement all sorts of forward-thinking technologies, like inside-out tracking, foveated rendering, and improved resolution and field of view, a little like Qualcomm's upcoming mobile VR headset. Read More