ABC News, "Good Morning America" Twitter accounts hacked, praise Trump

According to ABC, the company is working on resolving the problem. Some of the posts were captured by Twitter users (see below) before they were deleted. Trump's tweet happened after the hack occurred, so his rhetoric does not appear to be the caus... More..

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Rihanna: Why She Refused To Watch Her 'Weird' 'Bates Motel' Sex Scene
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Rihanna: Why She Refused To Watch Her 'Weird' 'Bates Motel' Sex Scene

And while the hitmaker might seem too cool to watch herself act on television, she tuned in with everyone else to watch Monday night's episode. "That was the moment in which she said I'm all-in". The sh...More..

Park Geun-hye says sorry to people before entering prosecutors' office
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Park Geun-hye says sorry to people before entering prosecutors' office

Confronted with a barrage of questions targeting the president's overdue appearance, Park delivered only a two-sentence remark without any elaboration, "I am sorry to the people". Park faced two prosecutors and...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Microsoft ready to block updates for Windows 7 on latest PCs

You don't just block updates , effectively bringing forward the end-of-life of an operating system by five years because you want the "best experience ". However experts are warning that many Vista-era PCs ...More..

Ireland-trained Sizing John wins Gold Cup
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Ireland-trained Sizing John wins Gold Cup

Unfortunately he got that obstacle all wrong and his race was over, but he looked likely to put up a good challenge to the reopposing victor Master Blueyes before his mishap. "Jessica Harrington is a genius". ...More..

New Mass Effect: Andromeda Gameplay Shown Off at PAX East
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

New Mass Effect: Andromeda Gameplay Shown Off at PAX East

Bioware has announced that a Day One patch for the game may be rolled out ahead of launch, which is about two weeks away. The EA and Origin Access early access trial kicks off on March 16. Numerous races we'...More..

'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Premiere Date Announcement
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Premiere Date Announcement

Or a freaky Facebook live event which invited everyone to literally watch ice melt for about forty minutes before finally revealing the date? A mixture of fire and ice - both a reference to the title of t...More..

Planned Parenthood president on GOP health care plan
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Planned Parenthood president on GOP health care plan

It appears to be high number, but it also means that 98 percent of women of reproductive age will never go to a Planned Parenthood in any given year for health care. "And it is not their choice how we live ...More..

Two deaths reported, Vulto Creamery soft raw milk cheese the likely source
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Two deaths reported, Vulto Creamery soft raw milk cheese the likely source

On March 7, 2017, Vulto Creamery recalled all lots of Ouleout, Miranda, Heinennellie, and Willowemoc soft wash-rind raw milk cheeses. CT health officials said cheese from Vulto was sold at Whole Foods in Fa...More..

Axe attackers injure five at German station
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Axe attackers injure five at German station

Another police spokesman said police were investigating whether more attackers had been involved but had no indication of that. A federal police spokesman said two suspects had been arrested in connection w...More..

Finally, the 2017 Honda Civic Type R is Here
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Finally, the 2017 Honda Civic Type R is Here

The Japanese hot hatch keeps numerous outgoing model's go-faster parts, but which have been retuned to provide an even more hardcore driving experience. Honda showed us a concept version of the Type R a year ...More..

Bentley Bentayga SUV gets Mulliner treatment ahead of Geneva
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Bentley Bentayga SUV gets Mulliner treatment ahead of Geneva

Today we get a close look at The Bentley Bentayga Mulliner , a brilliant design that may just be the most luxurious SUV on the planet. The dual tone exterior is complemented with front and rear seats finis...More..

LG is making a new VR headset that uses Valve's SteamVR system
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

LG is making a new VR headset that uses Valve's SteamVR system

In a brief email from Valve they have announced that LG is developing a new VR headset. SteamVR is Valve's 3D tracking technology, which uses a system of sensors to map positional information from the HTC Viv...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

What You Need To Know About KEYone, Blackberry's New Device

Blackberry is yet to announce the launch date of the phone for the Indian market. Before the official commencement of the MWC 2017, BlackBerry launched its latest smartphone called KEYone . Blackberry...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

New Nokia 3310: Everything we know so far

The new Nokia 3310 (2017 edition, or whatever it is called) will be a back to the roots device running on the good old Series 30 interface, according to @ evleaks . Blackberry, another popular brand from ...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Skype Lite Released for India and Other Emerging Markets

Going further Nadella also talked about Kaizala , a mobile app that Microsoft had launched a year ago as a productivity app for teams. As for its availability, at least for the time being it will only be p...More..

Ukraine ambassador attacks Trump aides' secret peace plan
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Ukraine ambassador attacks Trump aides' secret peace plan

The New York Times reported on Sunday that a plan drawn up by Andrei Artemenko, a Ukrainian MP, had made its way to the White House via a Russian-American business associate of Mr Trump and the president's p...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 reportedly code-named Baikal

Samsung has not updated its rival for the iPad Pro for some time, meaning that a refresh for the Galaxy Tab S3 seems sensible as it looks to take on the likes of Apple in the premium tablet market. There'...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Dubai announces passenger drone plans

The Chinese-made EHang 184 vehicles have already been tested in the skies above Dubai, the city's transport chief Mattar al-Tayer said . Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced the news this week...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Mitsubishi officially bringing back the Eclipse

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation will extend its product line-up with the launch of new SUV, scheduled to be unveiled at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show on March 7. The new vehicle is built around a shortened version o...More..

Chicago 2017: All-new 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT unveiled
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Chicago 2017: All-new 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT unveiled

It will go on sale this summer, with prices to be announced closer to launch. That means it's not a hatchback version of the USA -market Elantra sedan, and instead it rides on a different architecture; the rela...More..

External Hard Drives Finally Supported for PS4
by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

External Hard Drives Finally Supported for PS4

This feature will only be supporting external hard drives that are up to 8 TB in size. Software can be downloaded and installed directly onto external storage, and the saved contents can be managed through th...More..

by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Safety Test Results on Electric Cars

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, which produces a list of top crash test performers each year, left the Model S out of its 2017 list of large luxury sedans in the "top safety pick" category, which in...More..

by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Google's self-driving vehicle making huge improvements according to DMV data

Automotive technology company Bosch reported the most disengagements, at 1,442, all of which were the result of a "planned test of technology". Last year , Waymo cars covered 635,868 miles (1,023,330 km) ...More..

Trump has suspended due process for Muslims
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Trump has suspended due process for Muslims

One day after President Trump signed an executive order halting the admittance of all refugees to the United States, and temporarily freezing immigration from seven mostly Muslim countries, the effects of tha...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Resident Evil 7 Players Have Collectively Played for Over 600 Years

From the minute that Resident Evil 7 was first announced during Sony's E3 2016 press conference, the game was marketed as an immersive first-person experience that's true potential lay in virtual reality. F...More..

Ford GT's Power Finally Revealed, Becomes Fastest Production Ford Ever
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Ford GT's Power Finally Revealed, Becomes Fastest Production Ford Ever

The Ford GT will derive 647 horsepower and 550lb-ft of torque from the twin turbocharged 3.5L EcoBoost V6. Those lightweighting efforts also provide the Ford GT with a 4.72 pounds/horsepower power-to-weig...More..

Apple Continue To Fight With Qualcomm With 2 New Lawsuits
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Apple Continue To Fight With Qualcomm With 2 New Lawsuits

On January 17, 2017 , it was reported that USA antitrust officials were poised to sue QUALCOMM, Inc for allegedly using unfair practices in the way it licenses its technology. QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QC...More..

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 vs Redmi Note 3: Camera comparison
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 vs Redmi Note 3: Camera comparison

What is interesting to note is the fact that the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 was Xiaomi's first device to come with a fingerprint sensor. On the front, it sports a 5 megapixel camera with selfie beautification mode. ...More..

by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Uber has hired two significant Google veterans

He founded the Singhal Foundation, which aims to provide education to underprivileged children in India. It would appear that the seeds were sown for Singhal to return to work for a technology company. Uber's g...More..

by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Anthony Davis among 2017 NBA All-Star Game starters

This is the fourth time Davis has been picked for the NBA's Western Conference All-Star team. Cleveland Cavaliers duo James and Irving will start for the Eastern Conference while their Golden State Warrio...More..

by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM): Deal Over Permian Holdings Signed

In other news, VP Neil A. Chapman sold 16,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 15th. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the conse...More..

by | Friday, January 20, 2017

The Next Pokemon Go Update Has Arrived Today, Egg Hatching Nerfed

The addition of evolutionary items should answer the question as to how Pokemon Go would deal with the new divergent evolutionary lines. Pokemon Go now tracks distance travelled through Global Positioning...More..

by | Friday, January 20, 2017

Yooka-Laylee multiplayer modes unveiled in new gameplay trailer

The release from Playtonic also hints that players will be able to collect special coins in the game's single player campaign to "power up" Rextro's arcade cabinets to win even better prizes. The mini-games ava...More..

Freeze Out London and Europe Suffers, Khan Warns EU Over Brexit
by | Friday, January 20, 2017

Freeze Out London and Europe Suffers, Khan Warns EU Over Brexit

The interventions by Barclays executives come after JP Morgan, HSBC and UBS all indicated Brexit would hit their London operations. The firm reiterated that position in October, when the Sunday Times said the...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Seoul court considers arrest of Samsung de facto head

A South Korean court will review the request on Wednesday and he is expected to appear before a judge who will take a look at the validity of calls for his arrest. The spokesman said Lee was charged with having...More..

Sony Entertainment CEO steps down to focus on Snapchat chairman role
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

Sony Entertainment CEO steps down to focus on Snapchat chairman role

Tokyo-based Sony Corporation president and CEO Kazuo Hirai is scheduled to take on an enhanced hands-on role within the company's television, movie and music division. Today I will be announcing my resignation ...More..

Facebook Releases New Plan to Combat Fake News
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Facebook Releases New Plan to Combat Fake News

The company's Journalism Project follows a year of debate over Facebook's role in the media - inside the company and externally - during which it faced questions over whether the social network is biased in the...More..

Apple cuts CEO Tim Cook's pay after company's weak 2016
by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Apple cuts CEO Tim Cook's pay after company's weak 2016

Apple experienced its first revenue fall since 2001 , and the immediate effect was a payment drop for its chief executives, the company reported on Friday. "That has raised investor concerns that Apple has ...More..

First contact with aliens in Elite: Dangerous
by | Saturday, January 07, 2017

First contact with aliens in Elite: Dangerous

Unusual objects floating in space and structures found on isolated moons and planets have revealed clues about the location of the aliens. Elite Dangerous is unlike any other space game, with a rich multiplay...More..

Tesla begins autopilot update rollout for new-gen models
by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Tesla begins autopilot update rollout for new-gen models

These are the ones built since October. Tesla ended the year with a soft roll out of its Enhanced Autopilot feature to vehicles equipped with Autopilot 2.0 self-driving hardware. We've designed these new Auto...More..

by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Diablo 3 20th Anniversary brings in-game goodies to other Blizzard titles

True to form, Blizzard remained coy about some of the details of its cross-franchise Diablo event, and only laid out the specifics for a handful of its franchises. While many of these descriptions are vague...More..

Top Mobile Apps Of 2016, Facebook And Google Dominate The List
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Top Mobile Apps Of 2016, Facebook And Google Dominate The List

Amazon saw insane growth, seeing a massive 43 percent year-over-year gain. The glorified titans in the world of networking, Google and Facebook , have once again proved their dominance. The survey conducted...More..

by | Friday, December 30, 2016

South Korea: Qualcomm facing fine of $854m over competition law violation

The same was true of Qualcomm's $975 million fine a year ago from China's antitrust authorities, which investigated similar issues as their South Korean counterparts. Those two countries aren't the only one...More..

Charleston church shooter to offer no evidence for jury weighing punishment
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Charleston church shooter to offer no evidence for jury weighing punishment

Roof was found guilty on all charges connected to the June 2015 shooting that claimed the lives of nine Emmanuel AME Church members as they sat in bible study. "I was just saying that for the prosecution", Ro...More..

Samsung's 2017 world of audio is 32-bit
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Samsung's 2017 world of audio is 32-bit "UHQ"

Samsung has yet to announce additional specs, availability, or pricing for any of the new products. This allows the speaker to deliver the most ideal sound possible. The M9500 will be Samsung's new Ultra H...More..

Merry Christmas to all our readers from all at YourThurrock
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Merry Christmas to all our readers from all at YourThurrock

Warmest thoughts and Best Wishes for a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year. Without you, we wouldn't be here! In a refreshing burst of politically incorrect humor, he jokingly warned that if you screw u...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Two Nexus-like smartwatches set to lead Android Wear in 2017

Two reports from a few months ago claimed that Google was working on two high-end smartwatches of its own, which were supposed to debut alongside the Android Wear 2.0 release this year. He didn't specifically n...More..

Mother and daughter who report child's assault are aggressively arrested on tape
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Mother and daughter who report child's assault are aggressively arrested on tape

The unidentified Fort Worth officer wrestled with the three women and took them into custody Wednesday after mom Jacqueline Craig called for help: One of her white neighbors had choked her 7-year-old so...More..

DNC breach further linked to Russian Federation through Ukrainian artillery hack
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

DNC breach further linked to Russian Federation through Ukrainian artillery hack

As the conflict in eastern Ukraine evolved towards a military engagement, somewhere along the way, Fancy Bears operators took a copy of this app, injected it with their malware, and spread it online by posting ...More..