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Snapchat owner's stock leaps 41% on U.S. stock market debut

CEO Evan Spiegel rung the opening bell of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, signaling the company's public debut, a crowd of protesters gathered outs...


Mark Streit Traded to Lightning; Flyers Acquire Valtteri Filppula, 2 Draft Picks

The 39-year-old signed a four-year, $21 million contract with the Flyers prior to the 2013-14 season and waived his no trade clause in order to complete the dea...


Samsung Galaxy S8 first look: Upcoming flagship looks stunning

Most recently, the Galaxy S8 showed off its 5.8-inch display and new on-screen buttons, since Samsung has removed all physical buttons from the front of both ...


Snapchat Prices Shares at $17, Bringing Company Valuation to $24 Billion

That's above the expected range of $14 to $16 and values the company at $24 billion. Though mostly known for its app, Snap has made ventures into hardware b...


BlackBerry KEYone launches in April for $549

Both devices come with QWERTY keyboards - the KEYone comes with a keyboard placed under the display, and the Priv comes with a slide-out keyboard that can b...


Mobile deploys LTE-U technology

LTE-U won't expand a given carrier's coverage, but it aims to improve LTE service in crowded areas like offices, stadiums, and denser city environments. If not ...


AMD's Latest Challenge To Intel Are Chips That Cost Half As Much

The 7 series is an eight-core, sixteen thread processor, a first for AMD. As expected, AMD is pricing the chips, which rely on its new Zen CPU core architectu...


'The Elder Scrolls Online's' Homestead Update is now available on Xbox One

This trailer introduces us to the epic saga in which you will return to Morrowind and take up arms to save the world from ultimate destruction. The Elder Scr...


Apple seeds watchOS 3.2 beta 3 to developers

Apple today has seeded its third beta of watchOS 3.2 beta to developers. Users still receive notifications (including haptics) while in Theater Mode , which th...


Trump's Travel Ban 2.0

It also blocks entry to the USA for 90 days to all citizens of Iran , Iraq , Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen . A federal judge's ruling on February 3 ...


Almost 200000 evacuate because of dam spillway damage

Note: No data available for Oroville storage levels on February 3. Now officials fear the erosion could release flood waters downstream into Oroville town, home...


Verizon launches an unlimited data plan

Will you take advantage of Verizon unlimited data plans? The largest wireless carrier in the United States has likely been feeling the pressure from T-Mobile ...


TRD Sport trim and safety tech refresh the 2018 Tundra lineup

The guys over at Toyota recently outfitted their C-segment crossover with a sportier version called the 2018 RAV4 Adventure. Both vehicles receive subtle stylin...


YouTube Go beta brings offline viewing to more people

Post that, you will be asked to enter your mobile number for one-time verification after which you will be also asked to log in or choose your current synced Go...


Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out for ZTE Axon 7

Although the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive have better quality, the Google Daydream is a sound VR headset on its own, and with ZTE's announcement, the virtual realit...


Google's incredible image enhancer looks like something out of 'CSI'

In a paper - Pixel Recursive Super Resolution - three researchers from the Silicon Valley firm trained their system on small 8x8 pixel images of celebrity fac...


New PS4 Pro mode should 'Boost' retail sales

It appears the mode may not work with every game flawlessly, as users are told to turn the feature off in the event there is any "unexpected behavior during gam...


Israeli Knesset passes West Bank outposts bill

First put forward by the Jewish Home party, the original proposal was meant to overturn a High Court of Justice verdict forbidding the expropriation of the priv...


'Sharp metal objects' prompt recall of popular smokeless tobacco products

The affected products were manufactured at USSTC's Franklin Park, IL, facility and shipped to retailers nationally. U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company has volunt...


Leaked Images & Information Surface Of Upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8

With regards to the specifications, Galaxy S8 will allegedly retain the dual-edge curved display and the flat display variant. The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 ...


Tech vs Trump in immigration battle

On Monday, scores of Google employees and Sergey Brin, one of the company's founders whose family fled as refugees from the Soviet Union, took to the streets to...


Tusk identifies Trump as threat to EU

Tusk's letter came a few days before European Union leaders are due to meet in Malta to discuss the future of the European Union as a 27-member state bloc. Lea...


Gas prices down slightly from last week

Average gasoline pump prices fell in 45 of the 50 states last week, compared with 32 states where prices had fallen in the prior week, according to analysts at ...


Kennard's late 3 lifts No. 17 Duke past Wake Forest 85-83

Duke legend Jay Williams says he's 100% behind Mike Krzyzewski's new brand of justice. saying the the Hall of Fame coach has to take "extreme measures" to right...


Apple sues Qualcomm for roughly $1 billion over royalties

It said that Qualcomm offered to pay the money it had withheld "if Apple retracted and corrected its statements to government agencies", according to the co...