Acer's new Swift 7 laptop is less than 10mm thick

Acer has unveiled several new Windows 10 devices at IFA 2016 in Berlin, expanding its offering with models that are specifically created to be super portable and offer extreme portability. Exact configurations, dates and prices will vary by region, ... More..

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Hyundai Reveals Facelifted i20 Ahead Of Paris Debut
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Hyundai Reveals Facelifted i20 Ahead Of Paris Debut

This lightly facelifted version is due to make its first public appearance at next month's Paris motor show, and will go on sale in the United Kingdom in January. The customers installing SatNav will get a free...More..

Iran signs seven initial oil deals with foreign firms
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Iran signs seven initial oil deals with foreign firms

The first tender, which is likely to be for the South Azadegan oil field in southwestern Iran, will take place between October 14 and October 21, Kardor said. Big oil companies from Europe and Asia have express...More..

Gorilla Glass SR+ unveiled by Corning for upcoming SmartWatches & other Wearable Devices
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Gorilla Glass SR+ unveiled by Corning for upcoming SmartWatches & other Wearable Devices

Corning has developed a new form of its Gorilla Glass that's both super tough and super scratch resistant. The Samsung Gear S2, which uses Corning's Gorilla Glass on its display. "Corning Gorilla Glass SR+ ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Teddy Bridgewater Has Torn ACL, Dislocated Left Knee

Rams in their final pre-season game Thursday, at issue is where they go from here. The Minnesota Vikings may be without starting quarterback Teddy Bridgewater for a while after he suffered what was described ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Microsoft Windows Developers Can Now Push Their Apps Onto Xbox One

That era is now at its end as Microsoft opens up the ability for any developer to submit their UWP apps for publishing to the Xbox Store. "When you go between multiple devices, we'll be able to say 'this is you...More..

Skoda Kodiaq Interior Revealed
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Skoda Kodiaq Interior Revealed

The preview images are likely to be of a high-specification vehicle, meaning that some of the displayed features like leather seat trim, the large touchscreen system, Canton premium audio, three-zone climate co...More..

IDC: Windows tablet market share on a path to growth
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

IDC: Windows tablet market share on a path to growth

IDC's research noted the continuing decline of the tablet market, but the percentage of Windows tablets on the market is growing. The IDC forecasts that Android will take nearly two-thirds, or 66.2 percent of...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Djokovic overcomes injury scare to reach second round

No. 2 Murray was slated to play his opening match Tuesday night under the lights in Arthur Ashe Stadium. You are reading news and information on LongIsland.com, Long Island's Most Popular Website, Since 1996....More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Apple set to release IPhone 7 on September 7th

Press invites for the mega event are already being sent by the company. The invite simply reads, "See you on the 7th", in front of a bokeh background of blurred lights. Furthermore, the tech giant states that...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will not become a media company

Reasons may include, Free Basics launch in Nigeria, Zuckerberg's support for the Jobberman team, and $24 million invested by the Chan-Zuckerberg initiative in Andela. After its initial public offering, IPO...More..

ZTE Axon 7 mini launches (in Germany, at least)
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

ZTE Axon 7 mini launches (in Germany, at least)

The screen size alone does not make it a "mini" phone, but it is definitely smaller than its Axon 7 brother, which has a 5.5 inch Quad HD screen. If the phone will land stateside, it should be considerably chea...More..

IPhone 7 Prototype Sticker Confirms 32GB of Storage for Base Model?
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

IPhone 7 Prototype Sticker Confirms 32GB of Storage for Base Model?

The prototype identifier is D10 and notably it has 32GB of storage. The storage level appears to corroborate a WSJ report that Apple is planning to up the storage in its base model iPhone 7 to 32GB. As previous...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg Makes Surprise Visit To Nigeria

He is said to have arrived on Tuesday afternoon and is meeting with some key players in the Nigerian technology ecosystem. In a press release, Facebook said: "Zuckerberg is in Nigeria to listen and learn and ...More..

Fourth breakdown in US Navy littoral combat ship
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Fourth breakdown in US Navy littoral combat ship

Navy officials revealed over the weekend that Freedom , the first LCS, has a damaged main propulsion diesel engine that will either have to be rebuilt or replaced. Last night's problem is the fourth issue in t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg walks the streets of Lagos on first Africa trip

According to him, there are so many talented developers and entrepreneurs in Nigeria with whom he was excited to interact. "The first place I got to visit was the Co-creation Hub Nigeria (CcHUB) in Yaba". He ...More..

US confirms IS top fighter Adnani targeted in Syria
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

US confirms IS top fighter Adnani targeted in Syria

ISIS has not revealed his cause of death. Amaq did not say how Adnani was "martyred". The terror group had announced Adnani's death through its news outlet, Amaq, yesterday. "He was the strategic leader o...More..

Nest Developers Move To Google To Work On Smart Home Projects
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Nest Developers Move To Google To Work On Smart Home Projects

Google is apparently very serious about this product because it has even taken engineers from Nest to work on the project. The Verge reports that this engineering resource shift is happening just at the mom...More..

Microsoft announces Office Insider for iOS, adds a Fast ring for all
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Microsoft announces Office Insider for iOS, adds a Fast ring for all

Microsoft today announced that there will finally be a Fast ring for the Office Insider Program. We recommend that you don't use Office Insider Fast on your main machine. Office Insider also differs from the Of...More..

Singer arrested on suspicion of assault with deadly weapon
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Singer arrested on suspicion of assault with deadly weapon

During the standoff, Brown posted three videos to Instagram , saying he did nothing wrong . TMZ reported that Police retrieved at least one gun, other weapons, and drugs from Chris Brown's home, after C...More..