WICB Renames Itself, Creates Separate Entity to Handle Commercial Aspects
WICB President Dave Cameron said that the board will now be called as Cricket West Indies, and that an entity named Windies has been created to handle the commercial aspects of the operation
Electric self-driving shuttle bus begins testing with passengers in Las Vegas
If you’re in downtown Las Vegas during the next week, you might spot a small, pod-like shuttle bus driving passengers up and down Fremont Street. Operated by transit company Keolis, the electric vehicle is fully autonomous, and offering free rides to the public. Officials says it’s also the first self-driving vehicle of its kind to be tested on public roads … Continue reading...
My 1st Years, a startup that sells personalised gifts for babies and children, raises further £5M
 My 1st Years, a U.K.-based e-commerce startup that offers personalised gifts for babies and children, has picked up £5 million in growth funding. Read More ...
India vs England, 1st ODI: Ben Stokes, Joe Root Knocks Propel Visitors to 350/7
England rode on a quickfire 62-run knock from Ben Stokes, after fifties from Jason Roy and Joe Root, to post a commanding total of 350/7 in the 1st ODI vs India in Pune
The Best Chromebooks You Can Buy, 2017 Edition
While once considered a novelty item by many tech enthusiasts, Chromebooks have broken out of the “just a browser” mold and become legitimate laptops. They’re full-featured, lightweight machines that can do everything most users need them to do. Best of all, they’re more secure and often more affordable than the competition.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Is your smartphone listening to everything you say? We asked the experts
Are you worried about your smartphone eavesdropping on your conversations? We spoke to some experts to find out whether you should be, and to learn what you can do to safeguard your privacy. The post Is your smartphone listening to everything you say? We asked the experts appeared first on Digital Trends.
Sony CEO Michael Lynton to step down to become Snap board chairmen
Sony Entertainment Chief Executive Michael Lynton will step down to become chairman of the board of messaging app owner Snap Inc, a move that puts an experienced Hollywood executive in a prominent role as the technology company prepares for an initial public offering. Lynton will give up his current position at Sony’s movie and television unit on February 2 but remain as co-CEO for six months to help find a successor, Japanese conglomerate Sony Corp said in a statement on Friday. Snap, the...
Syrian refugee sues Facebook over misinformation that spread on the social network
A Syrian refugee whose selfie with German Chancellor Angela Merkel went viral is suing Facebook for defamation, his lawyer said, after the social networking site failed to take down a series of posts accusing him of being a militant and criminal. Anas Modamani, a 19-year-old refugee from Damascus, was pictured in September 2015 taking a selfie with Merkel during her visit to a refugee shelter in Berlin’s Spandau district. The image came to define Germany’s response to the refugee cri...
5 Korean Dramas To Watch Out For In 2017
It's a fact that Korean dramas have us royally hooked. We can't eat, sleep, or work properly because of our deadly addiction to these shoes. It's just like being in love. But, we just can't help ourselves. So, to feed this addiction of yours we have rounded up the five K-dramas we are looking forward to this year. Tomorrow With You Not much has been revealed about this new drama series on tvN, but it seems to be a story of a real estate expert, who happens to be a time traveler, and his photo...
India vs Bangladesh: One-Off Test in Hyderabad Postponed to February 9
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) feels that overall crowd attendance over five days will be better with the game beginning on a Thursday. Bangladesh have toured India in the past for multi-team events but has never played a Test or bilateral series against the home team.
Floyd Mayweather to Ronda Rousey ... Let Me Coach You (VIDEO)
Ronda Rousey could have a golden opportunity to improve her stand-up fighting game -- because Floyd Mayweather says he's willing to work with her ... if she'll give him a chance. We got Floyd leaving Pristine Jewelers in NYC (he dropped roughly…
What the Apple iPhone 8 needs in 2017 to stay at the top of the smartphone game
At the launch of the iPhone 7 last year, there was something unusual that happened. Rumours of the next or the upcoming iPhone (iPhone 8) had begun to surface, but there was a bit of a confusion, because there were so many of them along with analysts hinting at some unbelievable stuff (coming from Apple). Which is when eventually we had a bit of a Eureka moment when Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI Securities predicted that Apple was expected to bring in a smartphone with a all-glass design ...
Uber is pushing for carpooling and ridesharing in India to improve urban mobility
Getting “more people into fewer cars” has the potential to cut congestion and, therefore, pollution in urban cities. In India, carpooling and ride-sharing can actually improve urban mobility and global online cab-hailing app Uber has hit the ground running on this count. For a country that considers car ownership as a status symbol, it has been interesting to note that people are finally adapting to the idea of sharing rides. The San Francisco-headquartered firm launched UberPOOL &md...
1st Test: New Zealand Strike Back With Three Wickets vs Bangladesh
Bangladesh, seeking a first win over New Zealand, ended the penultimate day on Sunday with a 122-run lead on 66 for three but possibly only six wickets in hand after opener Imrul Kayes retired hurt.
What the Apple iPhone 8 needs in 2017 to stay at the top of the smartphone game
At the launch of the iPhone 7 last year, there was something unusual that happened. Rumours of the next or the upcoming iPhone (iPhone 8) had begun to surface, but there was a bit of a confusion, because there were so many of them along with analysts hinting at some unbelievable stuff (coming from Apple). Which is when eventually we had a bit of a Eureka moment when Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI Securities predicted that Apple was expected to bring in a smartphone with a all-glass design ...
Which Famous Hollywood Stars Played These Cameos On “F.R.I.E.N.D.S.”?
Can you tell which famous Hollywood star played these cameo roles on F.R.I.E.N.D.S?
Uber Movement provides anonymised data from Uber rides to help urban planning
Uber has released data from over two billion rides to help urban planners. The GPS based data is collected from Uber rides, and contains information on the movement of traffic within the city, The data is stripped of all personally identifiable information. Analytics tools provided for the data allows users to get meaningful insights from the data. Daily and weekly travel times between two points in the city can be tracked. The patterns in the traffic conditions can be seen over days, weeks and ...
20 Photos That Will Take You Right Back to 2007
A lot happened 10 years ago, in 2007. While some of the things were brutal - Benazir Bhutto was assassinated - some things went down in history (Bollywood and the country's history that is). This was the last time we saw Kareena Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor romance on the big screen and a lot, lot more. Here are 20 pictures that are going to take you right back to 2007; happier and simpler times. 1. Pratibha Devisingh Patil became the first women president in India. 2. Chak De India released this y...
India vs Australia: Four Spinners in Steve Smith's Squad For Tough Tour
Australia have not won a Test match in India since 2004, and the four-Test February-March series is expected to be a stern test for skipper Steve Smith and his team.