• Samsung Expects 48% Rise In Q1 Operating Profit
Samsung Expects 48% Rise In Q1 Operating Profit

Its stock is up 16 percent this year through Thursday. This would see profits increase 50pc on the performance during the same period in 2016. LG Electronics also said its first-quarter operating profit is estimated at 921.5 billion won.

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  • Kyrgios confident of taking down big-serving American
Kyrgios confident of taking down big-serving American

Earlier, Thompson fed off the rowdy home crowd to edge Sock 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (7/4), 6-4 for the biggest win of his career. US captain Jim Courier, right, talks to Jack Sock of the U.S.at the Davis Cup World Group Quarterfinal in Brisbane , Australia , Friday, April 7, 2017.

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  • Facebook Cracks Down on Revenge Porn
Facebook Cracks Down on Revenge Porn

Photo-matching technologies will be used to prevent the same pictures being shared across Facebook, its Messenger service or Facebook-owned Instagram . "We also restrict some images of female breasts if they include the nipple, but we always allow photos of women actively engaged in breastfeeding or showing breasts with post-mastectomy scarring"...

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  • Do we need another wireless carrier? Who cares! Comcast is here anyways
Do we need another wireless carrier? Who cares! Comcast is here anyways

Prices looked comparable to other major carriers; you'll be able to pay up front for your phone, or over a 24-month payment period. The basic features are available only with an internet subscription. Similar to telecom carriers' policies, Comcast will slow download speeds for unlimited customers after they use 20 gigabytes in a month. Com...

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  • NASA to End Cassini's Run With Plunge Into Saturn
NASA to End Cassini's Run With Plunge Into Saturn

But in some ways, the mission's final phase that kicks off later this month could prove even more fruitful, with the deep-space probe making a series of daring passes through the gap between Saturn and its rings, where scientists expect it to make some of its most extraordinary discoveries before burning up in the atmosphere.

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  • YouTube's live TV service is now available in select markets
YouTube's live TV service is now available in select markets

YouTube TV directly competes with services like Sling TV, Playstation Vue, and DirecTV Now, offering live-streamed broadcasts of cable content from networks including ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, ESPN, and more. Showtime is available for an additional $11 per month, but HBO isn't. As an offering, YouTube TV covers most of what people are watching on ...

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  • Twitter Makes Changes To Limits When Replying
Twitter Makes Changes To Limits When Replying

Now Twitter will no longer count usernames toward the 140 when you reply to someone - or to a group. Reddy explained that the latest updates are based on feedback from users as well as research and experimentation. ( Gizmodo's William Turton was quick to demonstrate this capability , and to use it as evidence that " Twitter just ruined Twitte...

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  • World's oldest spacewoman sets spacewalking record
World's oldest spacewoman sets spacewalking record

NASA says the lost shield - essentially 18 pounds of fabric - poses no threat to the orbiting complex. Expedition 50 Flight Engineer Whitson's last spacewalk was on January 6 with Commander Shane Kimbrough when she hooked up new lithium-ion batteries and inspected the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer.

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  • SpaceX Is Launching A Recycled Rocket
SpaceX Is Launching A Recycled Rocket

SpaceX test-fired the rocket this week, and they announced that the static fire test was successful . Following stage separation, the first stage of the Falcon 9 will attempt a historic landing of a reused rocket on Of Course I Still Love You .

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  • Got camera? Facebook adds more Snapchat-like features
Got camera? Facebook adds more Snapchat-like features

Facebook might not be successful to acquire Snapchat, but with these features, it has successfully slowed down the app's growth rate. Starting with Instagram and Messenger, the social media company has been implementing the infamous Snapchat stories feature in most of its social apps.

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  • Destiny 2 is happening
Destiny 2 is happening

The smoke at the bottom seems to be Earth's Last City, which previous rumours have suggested will be taken over, or destroyed by, the Cabal in the sequel. More detail on that exclusive content for Destiny 2 is promised this summer. In a post on the official website , Bungie revealed that even if your character will carry over, don't expect ...

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  • Pakistan to observe 10th Earth Hour today
Pakistan to observe 10th Earth Hour today

WWF said teams around the world would use Earth Hour this year to highlight climate issues most relevant to individual countries. The Earth hour received a mixed response from the citizens this year. Filipinos once again switched their lights off for a full hour on Saturday night as the Philippines participated in the annual global campaign f...

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  • Gonzaga beats Xavier 83-59 to reach first Final Four
Gonzaga beats Xavier 83-59 to reach first Final Four

The Elite Eight, unlike the three rounds prior, only has one game played and televised at each interval. Asked how he'd feel about potentially playing in front of massive crowds - expected to be around 70,000 at an National Football League stadium at the Final Four - Hachimura said: "Whether I'll get to play or not, there's not many people who ca...

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  • Troubled EU renews vows on 60th anniversary
Troubled EU renews vows on 60th anniversary

After centuries of wars - two of them world wars - the leaders of Europe were determined to bring peace to the continent. Poland, which seems poised to take over Britain's mantle of the most recalcitrant member, wanted more assurances that all its requirements were met and only agreed to the text on Friday, the eve of the summit.

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  • Trump communications possibly 'monitored,' GOP lawmaker says
Trump communications possibly 'monitored,' GOP lawmaker says

He said that the identities of additional Trump transition team members were unmasked, or identified by name in intelligence reports . But Nunes' office disputed that he had released classified information, saying the chairman "did not identify the targets of the surveillance and only spoke in general terms about the content".

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  • Is it time to restore Pluto's status as a planet?
Is it time to restore Pluto's status as a planet?

Stern and his colleagues note that the IAU's definition of a planet is too narrow and recognizes planets only as objects that orbit our sun and "requires zone clearing, which no planet in our solar system can satisfy since new small bodies are constantly injected into planet-crossing orbits".

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  • Trump Signs Bill Authorizing NASA Funding, Mars Exploration
Trump Signs Bill Authorizing NASA Funding, Mars Exploration

Reaching out - NASA wants to work with others in order to achieve its goals. While getting to Mars likely won't happen during the Trump administration, NASA says they should be able to get there in the 2030s. "With this legislation, we support NASA's scientists, engineers, astronauts and their pursuit of discovery". The bill extends a number...

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  • New Xbox One Controller Series Announced
New Xbox One Controller Series Announced

The first release in the new range is the Recon Tech Special Edition which will be available to buy for $69.99 United States dollars from April 25. The Recon Tech Special Edition will be available for $70, which is also the standard price for special color controllers .

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  • Palestinians give award to United Nations official who condemned Israel
Palestinians give award to United Nations official who condemned Israel

Guterres had previously distanced himself from the report by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), which is comprised of 18 Arab countries. "This is not about content, this is about process", Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the United Nations Secretary-General, told reporters in NY on Friday.

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  • Latest Injustice™ 2 Trailer Showcases Firestorm
Latest Injustice™ 2 Trailer Showcases Firestorm

NetherRealm has confirmed that Injustice 2 will have microtransactions in a new post on its forums . The announcement stresses that the Source Crystals can not be used in order to gain advantage in the game. The latest member of the Injustice 2 cast has been revealed. Four of the characters joining the " Injustice 2 " roster. You can also ...

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