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Stars Wars Standalone to be shot in the UK

Stars Wars Standalone to be shot in the UK

Jun. 11 | Star Wars Standalone to be entirely shot in the UK. It has been officially confirmed that the first Star Wars Standalone movie will be shot in the UK in 2015. British director Gareth Edwards will be in charge for direction and the movie will be shot at...

Millions of e-Bay user information hacked

Millions of e-Bay user information hacked

May. 22 | Online retail giant e-Bay has revealed that hackers have raided its network about three weeks back. It has been found that about 145 million user records were accessed, this forced the firm to issue a security warning. However some of the experts have...

Apple’s iPhone 6 screen manufacturing to begin in May 2014

Apple’s iPhone 6 screen manufacturing to begin in May 2014

Apr. 1 | Suppliers of the US tech giant Apple are expected to begin mass production of displays in May 2014 for the upcoming, highly-anticipated iPhone. The new iPhone 6 is expected to be launched in 2014 and will have a 4.7-inch screen, while the 5.5-inch version’s...

People residing near takeaways prone to be obese

People residing near takeaways prone to be obese

Mar. 14 | A study has shown that people who live or work close to fast food outlets are more likely to be obese. Moreover, the risk of obesity is increased even if these eateries are on the daily commute to work. The latest research has shown the connection between...

Facebook acquires WhatsApp for $19 billion

Facebook acquires WhatsApp for $19 billion

Feb. 20 | Social networking giant Facebook has announced that it will purchase the popular instant messaging app WhatsApp for $19 billion. The US-based company released a statement in which it said that it would pay $4 billion in cash and $15 billion in shares...

The Monuments Men movie review

The Monuments Men movie review

Feb. 14 | Hollywood superstar George Clooney has done a rather disappointing job as the director, writer and producer of his latest movie ‘The Monuments Men’, which was released in the US theaters on February 7, 2014. The reason behind the criticism...

Study reveals low-fat yogurt might reduce risk of diabetes

Study reveals low-fat yogurt might reduce risk of diabetes

Feb. 6 | Researchers from the United Kingdom have found that the consumption of low-fat yogurt on a daily basis can reduce the risk of Type 2 diabetes by 28 percent. With this in mind, retailers have been busy stocking up on the healthy snack, due to the increase...

Ian Thorpe receives treatment for depression, alcohol abuse

Ian Thorpe receives treatment for depression, alcohol abuse

Feb. 4 | Australian swimming giant Ian Thorpe was reportedly admitted to rehab on February 4, 2014 for clinical depression. Thorpe’s manager informed that a mixture of anti-depressants and painkillers left the famous sportsman disoriented on a street in...

Nvidia introduces next-gen mobile processor Tegra K1

Nvidia introduces next-gen mobile processor Tegra K1

Jan. 6 | Mobile processor manufacturing giant Nvidia launched the next generation Nvidia K1, which is a mobile processor with 192 graphics cores. The company’s chief executive Jen Hsun Huang positioned the latest product as a mobile game console. A version...

UK anti-porn filter replaced with Google Chrome app Go Away Cameron

UK anti-porn filter replaced with Google Chrome app Go Away Cameron

Dec. 24 | Just one day after the introduction of the anti-porn filter in the UK, users of Google Chrome web browser have discovered that they can easily go around the expensive filter for adult sites. Users can bypass the app by simply adding an add-on to their...