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Android Pay is Now Live in Canada with Mastercard; Report

Android Pay is Now Live in Canada with Mastercard, Report

Android Pay has begun rolling out across Canada with support for eligible Visa and Mastercard credit cards. Banks in the initial phase will include BMO Bank of Montreal, CIBC, Banque Nationale, Scotiabank, Desjardins, President’s Choice Financial, ATB Financial, and Canadian Tire Financial Services in Canada, and prepaid Scotiabank and Desjardins cards. Support for Interac-branded debit cards will begin roll-out on ... Read More »

Are you vulnerable? How to protect against the global ‘WannaCrypt ransomware attack’

Are you vulnerable? How to protect against the global WannaCrypt ransomware attack

The cyberattack that spread malicious software around the world, shutting down networks at hospitals, banks and government agencies. What is ransomware? The virus or malware behind the latest cyber-attack has been identified as “ransomware”. This is a virus that locks down either your computer or your web browser, and a message on the screen demands you make a payment in ... Read More »

2017 BMW 2 Series spied with minor design tweaks “Watch”

2017 BMW 2 Series spied with minor design tweaks (Video)

BMW has updated its smallest two-door model for the 2018 model year. The 2018 BMW 2 Series coupe and convertible gain a revised front end and new exterior lighting as well as revised wheel choices. Drivetrain: 248-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder (230i); 335-hp, turbocharged 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder (M240i); 365-hp, turbocharged 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder (M2); eight-speed automatic, six-speed manual or seven-speed automatic ... Read More »

Qualcomm files answer and counterclaims against Apple, Report

Qualcomm files answer and counterclaims against Apple, Report

After Apple hit Qualcomm with a barrage of lawsuits earlier this year, the chip maker is countersuing Apple right back. Qualcomm today filed its Answers and Counterclaims to Apple’s January lawsuit, filed in the Southern District of California. The full details of the suit can be read in a 139-page document (PDF) released by Qualcomm, but the company has five ... Read More »

NVIDIA’s Titan Xp is the new king of graphics cards, Report

NVIDIA's Titan Xp is the new king of graphics cards, Report

Nvidia, a company that design and develops graphics processing units has just launched its flagship product called the TITAN Xp. A version of the Titan X which comes with a fully-enabled GP102 Pascal GPU for a total of 3840 CUDA cores. Sharing the same DNA as the earlier available Titan X, the new Titan Xp Uses a slightly beefier fully-enabled ... Read More »

Xbox Project Scorpio specs confirmed by Microsoft, Report

Xbox Project Scorpio specs confirmed by Microsoft, Report

Microsoft has revealed the final specs of its upcoming Project Scorpio console, promising true 4K gaming at 60 frames per second. Project Scorpio has a custom x86 Jaguar Evolved for its architecture and has a frequency of 2.3GHz, 0.55GHz higher than the Xbox One. The console also boasts 12 gigabytes (GB) GDDR5 RAM, which is 4GB higher than the Xbox ... Read More »

No Ads for YouTube channels under 10K views

No Ads for YouTube channels under 10K views

YouTube will no longer place ads on videos will less than 10,000 total views, the company told the Wall Street Journal. YouTube is changing how its partner program operates. Previously, anyone could sign up for the platform, create videos and share them with the world in the hopes that views would make money as a result of ad revenue. Unfortunately, ... Read More »

Apple’s redesigned Mac Pro to be launched in 2018 “Report”

Apple's redesigned Mac Pro to be launched in 2018, Report

It seems like Apple has not forgotten about its Mac Pro user base. The iPhone makers assured them in a round table discussion on Monday that a brand-new Mac Pro will be getting launched in 2018. Apple’s SVP of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller revealed that Apple would be “completely rethinking the Mac Pro”, as quoted by Buzzfeed. Schiller continued: “Since ... Read More »

Donald Trump signs bill repealing US internet privacy rules

Donald Trump signs bill repealing US internet privacy rules

President Donald Trump on Monday signed into law a controversial measure repealing online privacy protections established by the Federal Communications Commission under the Obama Administration. The now-reversed law would have limited what ISPs like Comcast, Verizon, and AT&T could do with sensitive customer data like location, browsing history, and other personal information like Social Security numbers. Under the law, which ... Read More »