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Mercedes unveils concept for electric lineup

The Mercedes-Benz long term strategy focuses on connected, autonomous, shared and electric cars. And our new EQ brand goes far beyond electric vehicles. Windshi...


Three infiltration bids foiled, militant killed

Three heavily armed militants were killed in an encounter that erupted after they attacked an army installation in north Kashmir's frontier Kupwara district on ...


Handwara encounter over, 3 terrorists killed

Meanwhile, reports say that a number of militants, allegedly from Pakistan, unsuccessfully tried to break through the barbed wire fence on the LoC at two points...


Elliott Seeks Changes at Samsung Electronics

A report out of South Korea suggests that Samsung is going to manufacture Qualcomm's Snapdragon 830 processor on its 10nm process, this mobile processor is goin...


Facebook's new 'Marketplace' is a Craigslist competitor

Once you find something you want, you simply send the seller a direct message right from the Marketplace feature and make an offer. It opens with photos of it...


Lady Gaga picks dive bars over arenas to introduce album

The show will be live streamed on Bud Light's Facebook page at 10 p.m. EST. Gaga will be playing a selection of songs off Joanne , including the track " Mi...


BlackBerry to Stop Making Phones

It is also talking with Chinese and Indian manufacturers to explore more deals. "We are simply adjusting the model for how BlackBerry devices are brought to m...


Yahoo hack could have affected billions of accounts, former exec claims

Yahoo declined to comment on the InfoArmor report . As the company is in the process of being scooped up by Verizon, it's also dealing with the aftermath of...


Michelle Obama says America 'needs an adult' in White House

It was a member of the 2008 Clinton campaign camp that raised the question of Obama's place of birth in the year in which, in a bitter battle, Obama won the Dem...


Samsung Galaxy Note 7 to be sold in Europe beginning October 28

It seems like Samsung's troubles are far from over. Samsung Europe has established a dedicated internal team comprising senior local executives, working w...


PlayStation Plus October freebies include Resident Evil and Transformers: Devastation

However, it seems as though the tides may be turning on the free games offerings front for PS Plus- whether or not this has something to do with the price rise ...


Nas & Kevin Durant Talk Sports, Society & More On HBO

Special guests included rappers Vince Staples and Nas, as well as Golden State Warrior Kevin Durant . Durant was on Bill Simmons' HBO show this week, s...


IPhone 7 Pre-order Imminent As Apple Store is Down

As a result, I am recommending investors short Apple for the first time. The dimension of the new Apple iphone 7 and iphone 7 Plus are nearly identi...


Google Rejoins Messaging Wars with Its Artificially Intelligent App Allo

The "smart replies" suggested by Google based on its A.I. analysis of the text in a conversation are also well-received. Following the launch of Google Al...


New Tesla software to prevent hot car deaths

This functionality will work with any Tesla vehicle made in 2014 and later, as only they have all the necessary components on-board to enable the new detectio...


No help on the horizon for $14B of stranded sea cargo

According to AP, Hanjin , the world's seventh largest container shipper, said it had filed for creditor protection in dozens of countries, which would free ve...


New York Giants 7, New Orleans Saints 3

In a stark contrast to last year's 52-49 Saints victory, Sunday's game was scoreless until Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins returned a blocked field goal 6...


Tesla's autopilot system under scrutiny in fatal China crash

The recently released dash-cam footage of the accident shows the vehicle smoothly moving along the side of the highway and coming extremely close to a road swee...


Hold off on updating to iOS 10 - it's bricking iPhones and iPads

Just because Apple (ticker: AAPL ) isn't divulging first-weekend presale numbers for this latest iPhone iteration doesn't mean its wireless carriers will fol...


Up, Periscope: New Features for iOS 10

Hard pressing on the Mail app icon gets you shortcuts to your inbox, favorites, the search field, and the composition screen, while pressing down on the Messag...


Syria ceasefire extended by 48 hours for humanitarian access

United Nations trucks with a month's worth of food for 40,000 people remain stuck at the Turkish border, two days after a ceasefire came into effect in Syria ...


You can already download Google's brand new launcher app

Apart from the winning entry which will get the prize of $200,000, there will be a $100,000 as the 2nd prize, and there will be a split of $50,000 among other e...


Netflix Cast Ben Barnes To Play The Villain Bobby Saint

The character was portrayed by Jon Bernthal . Netflix's new The Punisher series is now in development, as the company seeks to ramp up its output of Marvel-b...


Samsung Electronics printer business to be acquired by HP

United States computer giant HP has struck a deal to take over Samsung's $1bn (£750m) printer business, BBC reports. The company plans to disrupt and reinvent...


Apple Confirms iPhone 7 Event Launch for September 7th

Yes, you read right. This will be the fifth year in a row when Apple has scheduled the event in early September to announce the launch of new products. The ca...