Rights group calls for new NPA to be of 'unimpeachable integrity'

In the 2016/2017 performance cycle, the organisation achieved 88% of the targets agreed to with Government. The High Court of South Africa [official website] ruled [decision, PDF] Friday that President Jacob Zuma's [BBC profile] appointment o... More..

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Breath Of The Wild - The Champions' Ballad DLC Is Out Now
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Breath Of The Wild - The Champions' Ballad DLC Is Out Now

Judging by the description offered on stage, " The Champions Ballad " largely takes place before the events of Breath of the Wild . While the Champions had their Divine Beasts for protection, Link did not. Thi...More..

More idiocy on guns, thanks to the NRA and US House
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

More idiocy on guns, thanks to the NRA and US House

And it carves out a provision that would let some qualified permit-holders carry concealed guns in school zones. Senators be warned: If you retain some level of decency and common sense, and you don't want ...More..

Majority of voters disapprove GOP tax plan, says helps wealthy
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Majority of voters disapprove GOP tax plan, says helps wealthy

A new Quinnipiac University Poll suggests that a Democratic wave is building in 2018, as voters overwhelmingly want Democrats in control of Congress. Trump has denied the allegations and the White House said...More..

Winless Browns fire VP Sashi Brown
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Winless Browns fire VP Sashi Brown

While the Browns did decide to move on from Brown on Thursday, team owner Jimmy Haslam has made it clear that Hue Jackson will remain Cleveland's head coach next season. However, the team's decision to pass...More..

Bridge Constructor Portal revives Valve's murderous but lovable GlaDOS
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Bridge Constructor Portal revives Valve's murderous but lovable GlaDOS

No, it's not Portal 3 , but Bridge Constructor is a fun game. The game has players tackling vehicle-based test chambers; these also make us of portal technology. As its title suggests, Bridge Construct...More..

by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

GM's Marketplace adds shopping features to your car's infotainment system

Starbucks , Dunkin' Donuts , and Applebee's will allow drivers to order food and drink ahead of pickup; Shell will provide drivers the closest fuel station and soon let them pay for their fuel from the vehic...More..

Google for India: Here's everything the search giant announced today
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Google for India: Here's everything the search giant announced today

It also has the most widely used mobile operating system, a solid video streaming platform, excellent maps and navigation, cloud services and the list just goes on. So far, the Two-wheeler mode or "Motorcycle M...More..

John Oliver grills Dustin Hoffman over sexual harassment during film screening
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

John Oliver grills Dustin Hoffman over sexual harassment during film screening

Hoffman had said in an earlier statement that the incident "is not reflective of who I am", which Oliver seized on and called a "cop-out", adding: "It is reflective of who you were". "It IS reflective of w...More..

Nintendo Wii And GameCube Games Coming To NVIDIA Shield In China
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Nintendo Wii And GameCube Games Coming To NVIDIA Shield In China

Other games from Nintendo's GameCube and Wii catalogs will be released for the Shield in the future... including Super Mario Galaxy . The only GameCube title announced thus far is " Super Mario Galaxy ...More..

Honor View 10 review: hands-on
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Honor View 10 review: hands-on

Just like the Mate 10 Pro , the Honor camera relies heavily on AI to identify what you're taking a picture of, and adjust the image to take the best quality possible. It supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n,...More..

The Lamborghini Urus is the
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

The Lamborghini Urus is the "Super SUV" you'll definitely want to drive

If you own a successful small business, and want an ultimate sports vehicle you can take to meetings...then this could be it. But this is no standard SUV; it's an SSUV, or Super Sport Utility Vehicle accordin...More..

As supermoon sets, the king tide rises
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

As supermoon sets, the king tide rises

The Supermoon , or Full Cold Moon, made its first and last appearance of 2017 on Sunday night. Totally eclipsed Moons are for this reason called "blood Moons". So most full moons occur at a point on the moon's...More..

Amazon Marketplace launches with office products
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Amazon Marketplace launches with office products

Fowler adds: "Its more than online shopping, Amazon will force us to re-think content, media spend, digital and programmatic, customer service, and even our relationships with Australian retailers". The giant...More..

Facebook Messenger Kids goes heavy on parental controls for safe chatting
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Facebook Messenger Kids goes heavy on parental controls for safe chatting

It's completely independent of the flagship Facebook and Messenger apps, and is compliant with the Children's Online Privacy and Protection Act. As is the case with the regular Facebook app, the camera in Messe...More..

FCC:
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

FCC: "Desperate" net neutrality supporters won't delay vote

Among other things, Schneiderman cited a Broadband for America-funded study that found almost 8 million comments had been submitted using temporary or disposable email addresses, and almost 10 million comment...More..

Google Is Clamping Down On App Data Collection
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Google Is Clamping Down On App Data Collection

Developers of apps that collect user data for purposes unrelated to the application's core function will now have to spell out why they are collecting the data and how they plan on using it. Additionally, the a...More..

by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Qualcomm deepens Apple battle with new round of lawsuits

However, the fresh suits doesn't include a dispute Qualcomm is filing with the US International Trade Commission, which seeks a ban on importing some iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus models . In one case,...More..

Microsoft Edge Lands On iOS And Android
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Microsoft Edge Lands On iOS And Android

It's a browser for dedicated Edge users on desktop to carry their browsing experience with them when they shift to their phones. Microsoft today has officially released its Edge browser on iOS. It basically...More..

IPhone Crashing? Update to iOS 11.2 Now
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

IPhone Crashing? Update to iOS 11.2 Now

To disable notifications , go into Settings , select Notifications , and then tap any app that may be sending you local notifications to turn those off. Apple is also introducing a new pop-up message to ...More..

Elon Musk said when they will launch super-heavy rockets
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Elon Musk said when they will launch super-heavy rockets

While playing David Bowie's Space Oddity , of course. He also stressed that the rocket launch will be possible only with the coordinated work of all 27 engines. Musk has spoken openly about the non-zero chance...More..

'Jak and Daxter PS2 Classics' (PS4) Launches Next Week - Screens & Trailer
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

'Jak and Daxter PS2 Classics' (PS4) Launches Next Week - Screens & Trailer

The day has almost arrived, as three of the promised Jak and Daxter games are set to launch on the PlayStation Store next week. Jak II, Jak 3 , and Jak X leap onto the PS4 on December 6. Jak II, Jak ...More..

Voyager 1 back on track after firing of old thrusters
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Voyager 1 back on track after firing of old thrusters

These are located on the back of the spacecraft and are identical to the thrusters that they've used so far. Voyager 1's sibling craft, Voyager 2, is 10.8 billion miles (over 17 million kilometers) from E...More..

Xiaomi Redmi 5 (Plus) Availability & Pricing Info Leaks
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Xiaomi Redmi 5 (Plus) Availability & Pricing Info Leaks

As part of the plan, Jio offers a special all-unlimited monthly plan of Rs 199, that provides free voice, unlimited data (1GB daily), unlimited SMS and Jio Apps for 28 days. The phone comes with a 2+1 card slot...More..

Stranger Things Season 3 Is Coming
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Stranger Things Season 3 Is Coming

In other words, even the show-runners don't know much about the plot right now. The series stars Winona Ryder as Joyce Byers, David Harbour as Chief Jim Hopper. It felt totally unnecessary, when we had t...More..

The only supermoon this year is coming up on Sunday
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

The only supermoon this year is coming up on Sunday

Last year's supermoon saw the closest lunar approach in 69 years, but unfortunately the moon will not creep this close again until 2034. The moon will look bigger when it is near the horizon and framed with a...More..

Destiny 2 Limited Edition Ghost Speaker has Amazon Alexa Commands
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Destiny 2 Limited Edition Ghost Speaker has Amazon Alexa Commands

Amazon is far from the only major player in the voice control space. "Developers don't need experience with speech recognition or natural language understanding-Alexa does all the work to hear, understand, an...More..

How Google's Datally app will help users save data
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

How Google's Datally app will help users save data

But mobile data still happens to be an expensive affair in most parts of the country. Stealing data from popular social networking applications such as Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Viber, Skype, LinkedIn and ...More..

This Year's Only Supermoon Is Almost Here - Here's How To See It
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

This Year's Only Supermoon Is Almost Here - Here's How To See It

The previous supermoon was the closest to Earth since 1948, and we won't see another like that until 2034. The moon's orbit around the Earth is not a ideal circle, meaning the distance between the two bodie...More..

Bungie cancels Destiny 2 expansion livestream in order to address player concerns
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Bungie cancels Destiny 2 expansion livestream in order to address player concerns

Bungie has addressed the issues with Destiny 2's XP gains in a post listing a range of improvements set to arrive in the game early next month. Bungie even acknowledged the desire for some sort of ranking s...More..