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Ulster Bank and AIB set to face questions over tracker mortgage scandal

Tracker mortgages, which follow the European Central Bank rate, were sold in Ireland prior to the financial crisis and have proven significantly cheaper than va...


The Value of CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) Underpriced by 7.8%?

The Company's merchandise business consists of shipments in markets, such as agricultural and food products, fertilizers, chemicals, automotive, metals and equi...


Freaky-looking insect has creeped out the internet

It's pretty much looks like part moth, part centipede, part octopus, part xenomorph. The Creatonotos gangis moth is found in abundance in Western Australia ...


Kawasaki Ninja 400 revealed at Tokyo

Expected to be priced around the INR 4.2 Lakh mark, expect this bike to India sometime in mid-2018. "Not only does the Ninja 400 offer stunning, high-quality ...


Xiaomi launches Black color variant of Mi Max 2 in China

In terms of specs, it is identical to the original Mi 5X . While there are no specification differences between the regular Mi 5X and the special edition ...


Google adds over 50 games, activities to Assistant

Tuesday night trivia? Friday family freeze dance (it's even Halloween-themed!)? Now, Google is adding a bunch of games and activities to its Google Assistant to...


Microsoft is officially ending the Kinect

After going full-steam ahead when it launched the device for the Xbox 360 in November 2010, Microsoft drew back from it in later years to refocus its consoles...


Apple eased Face ID accuracy to boost iPhone X production

The culprit has been pinpointed as the TrueDepth camera system used for the iPhone's Face ID facial recognition. The sensor was always going to be a major t...


Announced mirrorless camera Sony a7R III

The biggest physical change, though, is the incorporation of the A9's much bigger battery into the A7R III, offering a little more than twice the battery life o...


Tesla makes quick work of Puerto Rico hospital solar power relief project

Hospital del Niño lies 6.2 miles - a 10 or 15 minute drive, depending on traffic - from the heart of Puerto Rico's capital San Juan . "The Tesla team has...


RCom to shut down its 2G mobile business

The company's 2G-based customers will be migrated to 3G/4G based technology and have asked the majority of its employees to exit the company by November 30. The...


Q3 of 2017: Global app revenues and downloads hit record highs

The growth is attributed to new versions of apps, as well as re-downloading of old apps. The Reliance Jio's launch a year ago helped in massive increase of down...


Tokyo Motor Show 2017: Honda's Sports EV is adorable

This new electric vehicle range from Honda is going against the grain in terms of design and is really refreshing to see. It already has an electrified supercar...


OnePlus 5T specs revealed by leaked AnTuTu screenshot

This also means that the phone will have smaller bezels, something we have seen through leaked images and renders. The OnePlus 5T here in AnTuTu has everyth...


Apple buys wireless charging specialist PowerbyProxi

The company began a decade ago as a spin-out from the University of Auckland. Apple usually don't confirm any acquisition directly but this time Dan Riccio, App...


Lexus premieres LS+ Concept

The LS+ Concept showcases the Lexus "Highway Teammate" system that allows the auto to self-drive "on specific car-only highways, such as from the on-ramp to...


Microsoft brings LinkedIn, Translator apps to Huawei's Mate 10 Android phones

Using the industry standard BLEU score to evaluate translation quality, Microsoft's internal tests showed "up to a 23 percent better offline translation quality...


Wizards' Otto Porter stuffs stat sheet once again Monday night

After Monday's action, the Wizards are the only remaining unbeaten team in the Eastern Conference, something the franchise hasn't been able to say since Hallo...


Anthony Rizzo comes through for young cancer patient

But the photo mysteriously disappeared from the window it had been taped to, Abby's mother Jill Schrage told NBC 5. Abby is battling her second round of cance...


Mazda Kai Concept revealed hints at next Mazda 3

Starting off with the Kai, it previews the Mazda3. The hatchback features Mazda's new Skyactiv-X vehicle architecture, especially developed to house the bra...