PV Sindhu Elected As BWF Athletes' Commission Member
Rio Games silver medallist shuttler topped the ballot with 129 votes.
Justin Bieber Forgets His Spanish During 'Despacito' Live (VIDEO)
Justin Bieber's seemingly masterful Spanish singing on the #1 hit "Despacito" did not translate in a live performance ... unless we missed the "blah blah blah" lesson in Español class.  The Biebs got on the mic Tuesday night at 1 OAK in…
Circle with Disney raises $10 million for its parental control device for families
 Circle Media, the company behind Circle with Disney – a device that helps parents enforce their home’s internet rules and restrictions – has raised $10 million in Series A funding, the company announced this morning. The round was led by early stage venture fund Relay Ventures. There was other private equity investment in the round, but the parties didn’t want to… Read More ...
A year after its launch, Tech:NYC has become a force in New York politics
 It’s been a little over a year since Fred Wilson and Tim Armstrong appeared onstage at Disrupt in New York to launch Tech:NYC. The two titans of New York City’s tech scene were angling to create a new organization that would speak out for the interests of the tech industry in both city and state government while planting a flag for New York’s place at the forefront of… Read More ...
Manchester bomber was part of a network: police
MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - The Manchester suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert venue packed with children was part of a network, the city's chief of police said on Wednesday as troops were deployed across Britain to help prevent further attacks. ...
Amazon Echo Dot price cut briefly offers Alexa for $10 less
Curious to dip your toe into the smart home assistant market? Amazon’s Echo Dot has been given a rare discount, bringing the cost of the Alexa-packing connected home puck down to under $40. It’s the cheapest way we’ve seen to pick up a single Echo Dot in some time. Amazon hasn’t been entirely averse to cutting the Echo Dot’s price, … Continue reading...
Is it a new Borderlands? Take-Two hints at huge new game in 2018
Publisher Take-Two hinted at a big-name sequel to one of its games during a recent investor call, possibly referring to Borderlands 3. The game has still not been officially announced. The post Is it a new Borderlands? Take-Two hints at huge new game in 2018 appeared first on Digital Trends.
PCB To Conduct Inquiry Into Umar Akmal's Fitness Test Fail
The national selectors have already sent Haris Sohail as Akmal's replacement for the tournament.
Donald Trump Meets Pope Francis, Smiley Face, Frowny Face (PHOTO)
Donald Trump was all grins Wednesday when he met Pope Francis at the Vatican, but the Pope seemed ... well, pensive. Pope Francis encouraged the Prez to be a peacemaker and Trump promised to heed the message. Melania and Ivanka stoically looked on…
Xbox Game Pass launches June 1 with over 100 titles
 Xbox One owners get a new reason to fire up their consoles on June 1: Xbox Game Pass, the download service Microsoft created to deliver subscription-based gaming with a library of Xbox One and Xbox 360 games in an all-you-can game model. The service is similar to PlayStation Now, Sony’s PlayStation 4-based equivalent, and also to Nivida’s GeForce NOW streaming service for its… Read More ...
Xbox Game Pass launches June 1 with over 100 titles
 Xbox One owners get a new reason to fire up their consoles on June 1: Xbox Game Pass, the download service Microsoft created to deliver subscription-based gaming with a library of Xbox One and Xbox 360 games in an all-you-can game model. The service is similar to PlayStation Now, Sony’s PlayStation 4-based equivalent, and also to Nivida’s GeForce NOW streaming service for its… Read More ...
Sphero’s next remote-controlled car has eyes and a mouth
This week the folks at Sphero have revealed that they’re continuing their high-five of a relationship with Disney with a CARS 3 vehicle. They worked with the folks at Lucasfilm and Disney to make a real-deal BB-8 a reality – and in the process made the best Star Wars toy we’ve ever experienced. Now they turn their attention to the … Continue reading...
Here’s how to bring muscle-car power to the chore of mowing your lawn
Your brain tells you to mow the lawn, but your heart suggests you go for a spin in a V8-powered machine. An enthusiast listened to both and stuffed a 350-cubic-inch Chevrolet V8 in a riding mower. The post Here’s how to bring muscle-car power to the chore of mowing your lawn appeared first on Digital Trends....
Chelsea Cancel Premier League Victory Parade After Manchester Attack
Champions Chelsea cancelled Sunday's Premier League victory parade saying it was "inappropriate" after the Manchester suicide bombing that left 22 dead and more than 60 wounded.
The Best (and Worst) PC Parts to Buy Refurbished
Part of the appeal of assembling your own desktop PC is saving a lot of money versus the same parts in a pre-built machine. That kind of thrifty attitude can extend to buying refurbished parts…which is where things tend to get a little iffy. Some parts can be had for less with relative safety, and others not so much.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Johnny Manziel Runs Throwing Drills With Odell Beckham (PHOTO)
Johnny Manziel recruited one of the best receivers in the league this week to help with his NFL comeback -- Odell Beckham!! We're told Manziel and OBJ hit the gridiron for some passing drills while hanging with Odell's custom cleat…
Facebook’s personal fundraisers exit beta, now support raising money for sports teams & communities
 Facebook announced today it’s expanding its online fundraising tools – basically, Facebook’s own take on a GoFundMe-type service – to include support for community fundraisers as well as those for sports teams. The company had first launched its personal fundraising tools in March of this year, allowing users to raise money for educational, medical or pet medical… Read More ...
The new Samsung Gear 360 is finally in stores
When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S8, it didn’t just unveil a new smartphone. It also announced a whole ecosystem around it, including, of course, a VR ecosystem. Although the new Gear VR with Controller is in a bit of a legal bind, its camera partner is going full steam ahead. The 2017 Gear 360 camera has just landed on stores, … Continue reading...
6 Times Hollywood Was “Inspired” By Bollywood Films For A Change
We often criticise Bollywood for getting "inspired" by the West a bit too much. From lifting entire stories to copying character looks, Bollywood has done it all. But, that doesn't mean there haven't been Hollywood remakes of Bollywood films. The god of cinema, Quentin Tarantino, in fact acknowledged in an interview that his animated fight sequences in Kill Bill were inspired by an Indian film. But, just like Bollywood, Hollywood has also made a lot of films that can easily be deemed as unoffici...
Facebook Live viewers can now chime in with private chats — or their own video stream
Facebook is making it easier to watch live-streams with friends -- and to actually live-stream with friends. Two new updates allow for private chats and picture-in-picture shared streams. The post Facebook Live viewers can now chime in with private chats — or their own video stream appeared first on Digital Trends....