Windows 10 to Group Apps Into Tabs With ‘Sets’, Timeline Feature Coming Soon: Microsoft

HIGHLIGHTS Microsoft bringing tabs to Windows apps through ‘Sets’ The multitasking feature is inspired by Microsoft Edge Timeline is coming to next Windows Insider Preview build Microsoft is taking Windows 10 to new levels by adding a new multitasking feature called ‘Sets’, where apps are placed like tabs in a browser. The Redmond giant is also enhancing the […]

Artist Transforms Stranger Things Episodes Into Pulp Novels And Atari Games

Image Cache: Stranger Things is one of those shows that resonates in a very specific way for people who grew up in the 1980s. Much like NBC’s short-lived series Freaks and Geeks, Stranger Things delicately recreates the time period, going beyond nostalgia to something that feels authentic and familiar. One artist has captured that with his own series, taking the […]

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Allegedly Explodes Into Flames on Video, Company Responds

In an event that might remind some people of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, a Xiaomi Redmi Note 4smartphone was allegedly seen catching fire in a video inside a shop in Bengaluru. While a shopkeeper was seen trying to insert the SIM into a customer’s phone, it caught fire after an explosion and burned the handset’s entire […]

Trump doesn’t think Mueller should look into his business transactions. Too late.

Just yesterday, President Donald Trump told a trio of New York Times reporters that if special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation turned to his finances, he’d view it as a “violation” of Mueller’s charge. “This is about Russia,” Trump said. But according to a new report by Bloomberg’s Greg Farrell and Christian Berthelsen, investigators had already been investigating several […]

Leading Into Prime Day, Amazon Offers 4 Months of Music Unlimited for $0.99 – Deal Alert

Amazon’s Music Unlimited service is typically offered at $9.99/month, but Amazon has activated a special promotion as a teaser to their upcoming Prime Day on July 11. The promotion just dropped today and gets you 4 months of their Music Unlimited service for just $0.99, if you’re a Prime member (or have a 30 day […]

Race Is on to Turn Flying Car Into Reality

Aeronautics giants are treating the idea of a flying car with caution, as such a project raises more questions than it answers, experts say – it’s a child’s dream, a millionaire’s toy. But is it really the next big thing in transport? At this year’s Paris Air Show, you had to search hard to find […]

KILLED BY A COMPUTER Dad-of-two ex-soldier, 25, electrocuted plugging a PC into a wall socket

A FORMER soldier died in a freak accident after he was electrocuted while plugging a computer into a wall. Dad-of-two Aron Duplock, 25, had been working at his stepbrother’s house near Hove in East Sussex when the tragedy occurred. 1 Aron Duplock was electrocuted after plugging a computer into the wall His devastated family believes […]

EDITORIAL: Ice cold inspiration taps into warm hearts

DISNEY’S Frozen fans will know the scary enchanted snowman Marshmallow was all about being a menacing bodyguard for Queen Elsa in her self-inflicted isolation. Australian sporting heroes got frozen to fight what AFL identity Neale Daniher calls The Beast, the degenerative motor neuron disease. But this monster battle was very much about bringing the whole nation along […]

WhatsApp Scam Tricks Users Into Paying Charges Citing ‘Subscription Expired’

Another day, another WhatsApp scam, this time one that tries to trick users into paying charges by saying their WhatsApp subscription has expired. WhatsApp, of course, is free to use, and has been for some time, though the service used to charge a nominal amount as annual subscription fee when it had initially launched. It […]

Why is Microsoft trying to turn its Surface business into the next Nokia?

At first glance, it’s easy to mistake the Surface Pro 4 for the Surface Pro 3. Microsoft’s third-quarter financial results were published yesterday, and they had many high points: cloud revenue is growing well (though we have some misgivings about how the numbers are reported), Windows outperformed the PC market, and Office 365 passed 100 […]