Snap ad exec Sriram Krishnan leaves, but not why you think
 Flying from SF to LA every week sucks, and so Sriram Krishnan is leaving a big financial opportunity at Snap to ditch the commute. The former Facebook Audience Network executive spent the last year running Snap’s Ads API and platform, and now he’s leaving. The move was reported in Recode today, saying “The timing here isn’t great for Snap”. But that immediately… Read More ...
Japan's Sakura Mori Completes Grand Double at India Open
Japanese table tennis player Sakura Mori won the women's singles crown at the India Open on Sunday.
Lil Wayne Beats Birdman's Cash Money Party With LeBron's Help (VIDEO)
Lil Wayne can't lose when he's got LeBron James on his team -- even when he's squaring off with Birdman. Wayne got a bunch of Cash Money artists --technically Birdman's artists -- to flock to his NBA All-Star weekend shindig Saturday in New…
State Election Commission is using Messenger bot to spread awareness about upcoming BMC elections
State Election Commission of Maharashtra is using Facebook and Facebook Messenger bot platform to engage Facebook users in Mumbai for the upcoming BMC elections. The online campaign ‘Mahavoter Project’ is a collaboration between Operation Black Dot, Facebook, Bot framework provider Gupshup and Mumbai University. The campaign by their own admission is one of the largest apolitical voter registration and awareness campaign in Mumbai. The current effort is in collaboration with State El...
Trump's defense chief says has no problems with media
ABU DHABI (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Sunday distanced himself from President Donald Trump's assessment of the media as "the enemy of the American people," saying during his first trip to the Middle East that he had no problems with the press. ...
Pre-release Nintendo Switch was stolen, company reveals
The new Nintendo Switch console won’t be officially released until March 3rd, but earlier this week one lucky gamer managed to get a unit, sharing unboxing pics and a video of the UI in the process. Going by the username “hiphoptherobot” on the NeoGAF message boards, he said that he had purchased the game console from an “unnamed store.” Nintendo … Continue reading...
Shahid Kapoor Was The Surprise Guest On Kangana Ranaut-Saif Ali Khan’s “Koffee With Karan” Episode!
Okay, so does anyone else feel the need to have a hot cup of jasmine tea (no, no coffee after this one) to relax after this particular episode of Koffee With Karan? This round featured Kangana Ranaut (who is one of our favourite actresses ever) and Saif Ali Khan who did a fabulous job fielding host Karan Johar's questions. The surprise here is that Shahid Kapoor also showed up at the very end! As you know, the three are starring in the movie Rangoon, so this was a bit of a promotional coup for t...
Let everyone be a DJ! What Spotify and Apple Music should learn from Tidal
Tidal's Track Edit feature allows subscribers to change the sound of almost any song they can stream on Tidal. Spotify and Apple Music could unlock its full potential by adding their own editing features. The post Let everyone be a DJ! What Spotify and Apple Music should learn from Tidal appeared first on Digital Trends....
Let everyone be a DJ! What Spotify and Apple Music should learn from Tidal
Tidal's Track Edit feature allows subscribers to change the sound of almost any song they can stream on Tidal. Spotify and Apple Music could unlock its full potential by adding their own editing features. The post Let everyone be a DJ! What Spotify and Apple Music should learn from Tidal appeared first on Digital Trends....
David Cassidy Appears Drunk In Concert ... Slurs, Falls, Forgets (VIDEO)
David Cassidy seems to have fallen off the wagon -- and almost off the stage -- in what appears to be a drunken performance this weekend. The former teen idol was playing a gig in Agoura (near L.A.) Saturday night, where he looked incredibly…
The next iPhone could have a bigger display and more battery
 While the iPhone 8 isn’t going to be announced until September, this week has been packed with rumors on the upcoming device. And it looks like the display is going to be the main star of the show. Rumor has it that Apple is going to announce three new devices — two new versions of the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus, and a new high-end device that could cost more than $1,000. And… Read More ...
Scientists develop an app that can interpret eye gestures; speak language of eyes
Researchers have developed an app that could help people speak the language of eyes — literally. The smartphone app that researchers working with Microsoft have developed can interpret eye gestures in real time, decode these gestures into predicted utterances, and facilitate communication. Called GazeSpeak, the app would help people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a condition resulting in individuals gradually losing their strength and the ability to speak, eat or move. As part o...
The next iPhone could have a bigger display and more battery
 While the iPhone 8 isn’t going to be announced until September, this week has been packed with rumors on the upcoming device. And it looks like the display is going to be the main star of the show. Rumor has it that Apple is going to announce three new devices — two new versions of the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus, and a new high-end device that could cost more than $1,000. And… Read More ...
Suppressing free press is 'how dictators get started': Senator McCain
MUNICH (Reuters) - Senator John McCain, defending the media against the latest attack by President Donald Trump, warned that suppressing the free press was "how dictators get started". ...
First self-driving Roborace test race ends in a crash
This weekend, at the Formula E racing series Buenos Aires ePrix event, the organizers behind Roborace held their first on-track test between two specially-designed electric self-driving cars. While not quite as exciting as a race between human drivers, the cars, known as DevBots, still managed to reach speeds as high as 115mph. But as is often the case during tests … Continue reading...
Magnetic implant could deliver personalized doses of medication
A magnetic implant has been developed by researchers from the University of British Columbia (UBC). It could help ease treatments for patients required to take many pills or undergo regular intravenous injections. The post Magnetic implant could deliver personalized doses of medication appeared first on Digital Trends.
Sourav Ganguly To Skip IPL Players Auction, PV Shetty Likely To Attend
Sourav Ganguly, former India captain and president of the Cricket Association of Bengal, will not be present at the Indian Premier League players' auction to be held in Bengaluru on Monday.
State Election Commission is using Messenger bot to spread awareness about upcoming BMC elections
State Election Commission of Maharashtra is using Facebook and Facebook Messenger bot platform to engage Facebook users in Mumbai for the upcoming BMC elections. The online campaign ‘Mahavoter Project’ is a collaboration between Operation Black Dot, Facebook, Bot framework provider Gupshup and Mumbai University. The campaign by their own admission is one of the largest apolitical voter registration and awareness campaign in Mumbai. The current effort is in collaboration with State El...
SpaceX successfully lands its first-stage Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Canaveral
 Success all around for today’s SpaceX mission. The company successfully launched a Dragon spacecraft that is on its way to the International Space Station. SpaceX also successfully landed the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Canaveral. The weather was cloudy but it looks like it wasn’t enough to stop SpaceX from launching a rocket. At 9:39 ET, the Falcon 9 took off from… Read More ...
Harbhajan Singh Gives Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan 'Don' Challenge
India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh took to Twitter when he poked fun at Shah Rukh Khan and Amitabh Bachchan by sharing a video where a man was riding a bike in the most daring manner possible.