Google reportedly close to settlement with 30+ states over Street View’s collection of personal data
Google is said to be close to agreeing to pay around $7 million to over 30 states to settle a dispute regarding the improper collection of personal data using its Street View cars between 2007 and 2010.
PS4 makes Suda 51 'horny'
Grasshopper boss excited about working on Sony's new console. Goichi 'Suda51' Suda has said Sony's PS4 reveal has got him feeling "horny". Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesBorderlands 2 DLC to add new Vault Hunter - trailerUK Chart: Tomb Raider is biggest launch of 2013PS4 reveal is most watched YouTube ad in FebruaryUK retailer drops Wii U price to £190Danish TV uses Assassin's Creed screenshot in Syria report...
Google releases latest Transparency Report
The numbers from Google's latest Transparency Report are here. In its report, Google sheds light on factors like the number of requests for  user data and content removal it receives each year from both copyright owners and the......
Harley-Davidson unveils new Breakout motorcycle
You only have to take a quick trip down just about any road around the United States to see that motorcycles are incredibly popular. One of the most popular motorcycle brands on the roads around the country are the American-made Harley-Davidson bikes. Harley-Davidson has unveiled a new motorcycle called the Breakout. I’m not so sure about choice of name, but the bike is certainly interesting looking with what Harley-Davidson describes as drag-bike attitude. The bike is classified as a pe...
China's heavy-handed censors will now have to endure Ai Weiwei's heavy metal
BEIJING (Reuters) - Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei announced plans on Monday to release a heavy-metal album that he said would "express his opinion" just as he does with his art. ...
Beyond: Two Souls to release in October, casts Spider-Man's Willem Dafoe
Pop quiz: how many Quantic Dream employees does it take to change a light bulb? It will take a whole battalion of casting directors, lawyers, and Hollywood agents to negotiate a multi-million dollar bulb-changing deal with Hollywood A-listers. Jokes ...
Vijender will be punished if found guilty, says Sports Minister
Their names cropped up after the unearthing of heroin worth Rs 130 crore from Fatehgarh Sahib at an NRI's flat. An SUV registered in the name of Vijender's wife was found outside the flat during the police raid.
The hate games: Here's why Ferguson and Benitez don't get along
The rivalry between Alex Ferguson and Rafael Benitez started way back in 2004. And it still continues. Here's tracing the best bits.
TP-LINK launches new 300Mbps ADSL2+ modem router
  Networking products manufacturer TP-LINK, has announced the launch of their TD-W8968 300Mbps Wireless N USB ADSL2+ Modem Router in India. This router is supposed to be a multi-functional and simple to install modem router featuring various Internet access methods and versatile USB functions. The device is advertised to provide 3-in-1 functions which include a high speed DSL modem, a NAT router and a wireless access point. The TD-W8968 has 4 LAN ports, which provides users with an op...
Xiaomi Expects To Double Sales To 15 Million Handsets This Year
Chinese Android-based phone maker Xiaomi said it will produce 15 million handsets for this year, and expects no overstock. This is double the 7.19 million units that were sold in 2012, which netted the firm 12.6 billion yuan ($2 billion) in revenue after tax. Its CEO and founder, Lei Jun, said that the firm is going to produce as many handsets as it expects to sell, because it doesn’t intend to hold any overstock. Xiaomi has been accused of deliberately underproducing in order to falsely raise d...
Font-tastic news for UK speeders – some drivers may get off fines because speed signs had wrong typeface
A font used on some digital variable speed signs in the UK that failed to meet with regulations regarding such signs may result in thousands of speeding drivers having their convictions overturned.
UK Chart: Tomb Raider is biggest launch of 2013
SimCity debuts at No.2, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate misses the top 40. Tomb Raider has secured the No.1 spot on the UK all formats chart with the biggest launch of 2013 to date. Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesAvalanche Studios exec: 'PS4 will out-power most PCs for years to come'Xbox will beat PS4 in next-gen race - analystUltima creator launches Kickstarter for new RPGPiston living room PC available for pre-order; prices start at $999Borderlands 2 DLC to add...
YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley to launch rival video-sharing site
YouTube has had its share of competition over the years in the form of upstarts like Vimeo and DailyMotion. And that's besides problems dealing with copyright infringement issues,controversial uploads and spiralling costs due to server upgrades ...
Is this a Samsung Galaxy S4 test mule?
All eyes are on Samsung’s Galaxy S4 “Unpacked” event this Thursday to see what the company has for Android addicts, but new leaks in China suggest it’ll be a powerhouse at least. What’s said to be a dual-SIM Galaxy S4 for China Unicom has been spotted at forum 52Samsung, complete with some supposed benchmarking results tipping a quadcore 1.8GHz processor and Full HD display among other things. However, the Note II-alike casing may well be a red herring. The design...
SimCity problems apologized for by EA with a free game
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No discipline: Australia drop Watson, Pattinson for third Test
Shane Watson, Usman Khawaja, James Pattinson and Mitchell Johnson will not be considered for selection for the third Test against India, which starts here on March 14.
HTC Facebook Phone 'Myst' specifications leaked yet again
  We have been hearing Facebook Phone rumours for quite a while now. Last month we had reported about the rumours of HTC Myst. According to Unwired View the HTC Myst specifications have been confirmed. The Facebook phone codenamed HTC Myst will sport a 1.5GHz dual-core MSM8960 SoC, a 4.3-inch 720p HD display with a pixel density of 320ppi, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of on-board storage, 5MP rear camera and 1.6MP front camera and will run on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean. The rumoured Facebook phone w...
Festicket, The Booking Platform For Festival Goers, Raises $680K As It Expands With B2B Offering
Festicket, the UK site that aims to make booking and attending a music festival akin to the experience of purchasing a package holiday online, has raised $680k in a new round of funding. Its new backers are the French early-stage fund Kima Ventures, Jacques-Antoine Granjon (CEO of vente-privee.com), London’s #1 Seed and Playfair Capital, and the New York-based VC firm Windcrest Partners. Festicket says the new capital will be used to further develop the platform and extend the range of pro...
Borderlands 2 DLC to add new Vault Hunter - trailer
Gearbox teases upcoming content. A fresh batch of Borderlands 2 DLC will introduce a new Vault Hunter.Click here to read the full articleRelated StoriesStar Wars: The Old Republic 'Rise of the Hutt Cartel' DLC videoAvalanche Studios exec: 'PS4 will out-power most PCs for years to come'Xbox will beat PS4 in next-gen race - analystUltima creator launches Kickstarter for new RPGPiston living room PC available for pre-order; prices start at $999...
Nexus microsite lists India as supported country, Google says ‘nothing to announce’
A curious thing showed up this morning on the Google Nexus microsite. The company now lists India in the supported countries drop-down list. India has not featured on the ...