model-s-70-d-teslaNo website or online account is immune to being compromised the moment it is online, although there are definitely ways to make it very difficult to do so, of course. Having said that, Tesla more or less received a double blow over the weekend, as their website as well as Twitter account were hacked over the weekend, and the entire scenario does look as though it happens to be a prank – one that is being “fought out” between rival hackers.

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messenger-video-callIt was not too long ago that we talked about Facebook Hello being the new Dialer App for Android, and here we are with word from Facebook that video calling in Messenger is launched – and available for the masses, of course. With this particular launch, it would mean that one will be able to enjoy face-to-face conversations with friends as well as those whom one would love to keep in touch with – and this will be done through Messenger, of course.

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sprint logoFollowing in the footsteps of Skype of Microsoft, Sprint, one of the major mobile service providers here in the US have announced that they will be waiving and crediting calls and text messages made by Sprint customers to Nepal – in a retroactive move, starting from April 25 onward, and this particularly benevolent move is set to continue all the way through to May 16, 2015. In other words, if you were to make calls or write out texts to Nepal, there will be no charges involved to all postpaid and prepaid customers of Sprint, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA.

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Audi has developed a new fuel for internal combustion engines that could potentially be revolutionary in its own right as carmakers do more to combat climate change. It has been able to create synthetic diesel from carbon dioxide and water. Audi’s pilot plant for this project, located in Dresden, produced its first batch of “e-diesel” this month. To commemorate this achievement German Federal Minister of Education and Research Johanna Wanka added a few litres of this synthetic fuel to her Audi A8.

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Skype logoIt looks like the world is being mobilized to help those who are suffering from the aftereffects of the earthquake in Nepal, and several companies such as Viber has offered earthquake victims free international calls from Nepal, but here is something that goes the other way around – Skype is making available free calls to landlines as well as mobile phones in Nepal, free of charge, of course, with immediate effect.

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Galaxy Alpha is the first smartphone from Samsung that touts a metal build. Samsung sort of dipped its toe in the water with this device before it launched the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge as both have full metal builds. Galaxy Alpha owners should take note, Samsung has started releasing the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for this handset.

Read full post →Lollipop Update Rolling Out Now For Samsung Galaxy Alpha


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You might have heard by now that the next major iOS update is currently in the beta stage. Apple routinely releases beta builds to developers so that they can try them out before the software is deemed ready for public consumption. Apple today released iOS 8.4 beta 2 and the new build brings an overhauled Music app which we had heard about previously, and now it finally makes an appearance.

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Text Messages (SMS) are one of the fastest and most widely used methods of communication, so it is not a surprise that it will also be used to spam or harass. If you are not blocking these messages, then most probably you are will currently receiving messages from different numbers offering services, information, etc.

However, you can easily block text messages from any number you want, using more than just one method. If you believe you are okay with receiving few texts everyday, then think again, because you are also paying for them unless you have an unlimited SMS plan.

In this tutorial, we will show you how you can block texts from different numbers using different methods. Not all of the methods will work for you, but if you need help with any method let us know in the comments below. Read full post →How To Block Text Messages On Android


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The Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge have already received much praise for their design and build quality, aside from the fact that these handsets have top-notch innards that can rival the best of flagship smartphones. Cameras are often a major concern for potential customers and those who are still on the fence about picking up Samsung’s latest flagship will be pleased to know that it has topped DxOMark’s industry standard tests for camera sensors.

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Some people love selfie sticks because they let them take wide-angle photos with their smartphone, allowing to fit all of their friends in the frame or even get a sweeping shot of whatever’s going on in the background. While there are others who absolutely loathe selfie sticks and believe that they shouldn’t be deemed socially acceptable. Regardless of what side you’re on, if you’re heading to watch world class tennis players at Wimbledon remember to not pack your selfie stick.

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