• IPhone XR prompts more Android users to convert to Apple

    IPhone XR prompts more Android users to convert to Apple

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    The company was planning to invest US$356 million (NT$10.9 billion) and create an estimated 25,000 jobs, a Tamil Nadu government minister told Reuters . In the U.S., Xr's sales contributed 32 percent to the total iPhone sales while the combined sales of iPhone Xs and Xs Max contributed 35% to the total sale.
  • Apple just confirmed 2018 iPad Pros have a bend issue

    Apple just confirmed 2018 iPad Pros have a bend issue

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    More specifically, a "cooling process involving the iPad Pro's metal and plastic components during manufacturing". This does not look good for Apple, known to have high standards for its manufacturing process. The 2018 iPad Pro was announced on October 30 and released for sale on November 7. Apple has as of late launched its non-Pro iPad the 9.7-inch display back in March this year.
  • Amazon Customer Receives 1700 Audio Files Of A Stranger Who Used Alexa

    Amazon Customer Receives 1700 Audio Files Of A Stranger Who Used Alexa

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    The spokesperson also referred to the occurrence as an " isolated single case ". "We resolved the issue with the two customers involved and took measures to further optimize our processes", the spokesman added. But according to the report there were also hundreds of Wav files and a PDF cataloging transcripts of Alexa's interpretations of voice commands. The messages included various commands like control Spotify , alarms, whether updates, first names and others.
  • Need to do more to advance civil rights: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg

    Need to do more to advance civil rights: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg

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    Facebook Inc. came under renewed pressure from lawmakers following a New York Times report that the social media company allowed more than 150 companies access to more users' personal data than it had disclosed. It remains unclear, however, whether the allegations that are being made against Facebook in the District of Columbia and in other complaints were against the law at the time , said Dora Kingsley Vertenten, professor of public policy at the University of Southern California.
  • Samsung's next-gen Galaxy S10 with 1TB storage: $1800?!

    Samsung's next-gen Galaxy S10 with 1TB storage: $1800?!

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    According to Blass, the Galaxy S10 Lite would be the smallest with a screen size of 5.8-inch. But then Samsung is known to try out many of its new ideas on the other series and sometimes drop the idea and not go ahead with the mainstream Galaxy S series which are considered the flagships.
  • Roger, the unbelievably ripped kangaroo, has died

    Roger, the unbelievably ripped kangaroo, has died

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    In 2015, the muscular marsupial impressed many people online after a video clip of him crushing a metal bucket with his bare paws went viral. In a video uploaded to The Kangaroo Sanctuary Alice Springs' Facebook page, Roger was remembered as a much loved animal.
  • Google Announces Acceleration of Plus Service Shut Down

    Google Announces Acceleration of Plus Service Shut Down

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    We already knew that Google+ is closing down , but following the discovery of a second data leak , Google has announced that it is bringing the closure forward. While Google said it had no evidence either data leak was actively exploited, it has no way of assuring users that developers haven't accessed the profile data that was supposed to be non-public.
  • ECG Apple Watch App: The Ultimate Guide

    ECG Apple Watch App: The Ultimate Guide

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    This feature would help users identify the signs of atrial fibrillation , which is the most common form of irregular heart rhythm and if left untreated can even lead to death. In a substudy of participants that received notifications-while wearing both the watch and an ECG patch-80% showed atrial fibrillation readings on the patch, while 98% showed either atrial fibrillations or other arrhythmias.
  • These Are the First 5G Hotspots Coming Your Way

    These Are the First 5G Hotspots Coming Your Way

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    While the company didn't spill a ton of details on the Snapdragon 855 today, it did say that the chipset offers three times better performance than the Snapdragon 845 . It's little surprise, then, that Qualcomm embedded a new computer vision ISP into the 855, so phones of the future will be better able to "recognize who and what you're capturing".
  • Google Assistant Update Brings Pretty Please Option, Updated Lists & Much More

    Google Assistant Update Brings Pretty Please Option, Updated Lists & Much More

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    Don't get rid of them just yet: With Syncwire's 2-in-1 Smart Plug , you can make up to four devices Alexa-, Google-, or IFTTT-compatible. Finally, Google 's Assistant will also Christmas books to you on request this holiday season. - Sharing photos: Google Photos is another feature on Smart Displays that can show you past holiday memories with family and friends. The update also brings visual lyrics .
  • Beta release date coming any moment now? Shock RDR2 news

    Beta release date coming any moment now? Shock RDR2 news

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    If you only played it on launch and during the game's opening weekend (October 26-29), you'll be able to test Red Dead Online on November 27 , which is this Wednesday. Let us know in the comments if you're planning on playing Red Dead Online this week for yourself. And yes, it also means we're one step closer to Red Dead on PC.
  • Now make Skype calls with Amazon Alexa in India

    Now make Skype calls with Amazon Alexa in India

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    The list of Alexa devices that are compatible with the new service include Amazon Echo (Gen 1), Amazon Echo (Gen 2), Echo Plus (Gen 1), Echo Plus (Gen 2), Amazon Dot (Gen 2), Amazon Dot (Gen 3), Amazon Show (Gen 1), Amazon Show (Gen 2) and Amazon Echo Spot.
  • You can now make Skype calls with an Amazon Echo

    You can now make Skype calls with an Amazon Echo

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    Now sign in using the same Microsoft account that you use for Skype . "With Skype and Alexa, you can now connect with your friends and family around the world completely hands-free". It's great to see devices like the newest Echo Show able to join existing video conferencing solutions instead of going it alone with their own systems.
  • Facebook access hit by unspecified problems

    Facebook access hit by unspecified problems

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    Facebook is now down for many users. Down Detector shows most outages are in the central areas and east coast of the United States and throughout Europe. We already have this option on our Facebook app at the time of writing, and from the looks of it, the recorded time spent is strictly based on the device you're using.
  • Smash Bros. Ultimate/Pokemon: Let's Go to bump Switch sales

    Smash Bros. Ultimate/Pokemon: Let's Go to bump Switch sales

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    Being able to test your skills against a so-called expert in a specific type of Pokemon , beating them and earning a badge is one of the best feelings out there. According to Nintendo's support website, there is no limit to the number of Pokemon Go accounts that can be tied to a single save file in Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu & Eevee! To transfer Pokemon , you need to reach Fuchsia City in Pokemon : Let's Go, Pikachu & Eevee! At that point switch to your phone - and because the ...
  • Report Suggests Diablo 4 Announcement Was Removed from BlizzCon 2018

    Report Suggests Diablo 4 Announcement Was Removed from BlizzCon 2018

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    At BlizzCon , Blizzard announced that WoW Classic would be coming in summer 2019 (that's winter in the southern hemisphere) and what's more the game would be included in your World of Warcraft subscription. The pricing structure, which hasn't been revealed, will tell us a lot about Blizzard's intentions here. Indeed, Blizzard teased some Diablo-related news in a blog post a couple of weeks before the convention.
  • OnePlus 6T Complete Specifications List Reveals Prior the Launch Event

    OnePlus 6T Complete Specifications List Reveals Prior the Launch Event

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    OnePlus 6T is now being speculated to be the most powerful smartphone that is going to launch in 2018. One of the big changes is expected to come in the form of larger 3,700mAh battery and support for fast dash charge technology. You can pre-order the OnePlus 6T in Malaysia starting 30 October 2018. Also, the device will run Oxygen OS based on Android 9.0 Pie. It will be launched on 29 October in NY.
  • Samsung shows off its Surface-like Galaxy Book2

    Samsung shows off its Surface-like Galaxy Book2

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    The next major highlight is the usage of Gigabit LTE connectivity which helps users to get high network speeds. Most Galaxy S8 users who had contract phones didn't being getting Android 8 Oreo until February of this year - that's nearly six months after Google first released this update.
  • Adobe Will Be Releasing Photoshop CC For The iPad

    Adobe Will Be Releasing Photoshop CC For The iPad

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    With PhotoshopCC on your iPad, you will be able to accomplish desktop class editing on the go. Photoshop on iPad will make use of the same multi-layered PSD files while offering the same set of tools familiar to long-time desktop users. The iPad Pro was launched almost three years back in 2015 with a 12.5-inch screen and support for the Apple Pencil . The Photoshop user interface on iPad will be context-aware, and allow users to easily toggle between tools.
  • Huawei launches new flagship phones in bid to keep No. 2 spot

    Huawei launches new flagship phones in bid to keep No. 2 spot

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    The Mate 20 has a teardrop notch while the Mate 20 Pro has a regular rectangular notch that is much slicker and pushed more to the top than other smartphones ( Huawei mentioned iPhone XS). Sold separately is a 40W charger which can charge a percent of the battery every 30 seconds! Besides the phones, it's tipped that Huawei will announce a new MateBook laptop , a new smartwatch and some wireless headphones akin to the Apple EarPods.
  • Google broke an agreement with the Pentagon

    Google broke an agreement with the Pentagon

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    Google was hoping that the $ 10 billion contract would boost its cloud business, which lags behind that of AWS and Microsoft . Bids for the work are due on 12 October. Microsoft Azure is also previewing expanded services from its Data Box products line to help agencies manage their data migration, as well as building in more edge capabilities to manage a variety of operations, such as artificial intelligence.
  • Xbox One October 2018 Update Gives Xbox Avatars a Makeover

    Xbox One October 2018 Update Gives Xbox Avatars a Makeover

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    Xbox has also introduced new avatars which focus on inclusiveness. The Avatars will appear across Xbox One as well as activity feeds, Friend blocks on the Home screen, leaderboards, profiles, and other locations, as they will become a big part of the Xbox ecosystem going forward.
  • Best Google Pixel 3 Cases: The Ultimate List (2018)

    Best Google Pixel 3 Cases: The Ultimate List (2018)

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    Google, which launched the Pixel 2 XL model a year ago in Singapore, said it will sell both Pixel 3 variants here this time. This new feature will hopefully come to all Pixel phones, including the Pixel 3 handsets, some time next month.
  • Google Plus shut down: Here’s all you need to know

    Google Plus shut down: Here’s all you need to know

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    Smith said that when users grant permissions to access SMS, Contacts and Phone data to apps, they do so with specific use cases in mind, again indicating that the present policies have given developers overly broad access to people's information.
  • Samsung unveils Samsung Galaxy A9 with four cameras on the backside

    Samsung unveils Samsung Galaxy A9 with four cameras on the backside

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    Samsung foldable phone rumours or leaks are not new; they are here from past several years. The first sensor is an ultra wide sensor with 120-degree field of view, f/2.4 aperture, and 8-megapixel resolution. The display size measures in at 6.3 inches diagonally, so it is larger than the Galaxy S9 + Plus and only a fraction smaller than the Galaxy Note 9 .
  • Microsoft releases fix for data deletion bug

    Microsoft releases fix for data deletion bug

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    Microsoft on Wednesday said it has identified and fixed all known issues in the Windows 10 October 2018 update and has begun re-releasing the key update. Again, this is because there's a redirection, but old files remain in their default location, because OneDrive only used the redirect for autosave (for example, in a c:\users\username\onedrive\pictures folder).
  • The OnePlus 6T will launch this month

    The OnePlus 6T will launch this month

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    As with OnePlus' past launch events, attendees will receive a special bag to be collected at the event, packed with treats which far exceed the price of the ticket. As the OnePlus 6T launch nears, more details related to the smartphone keep surfacing online. Just like the OnePus 6, the OnePlus 6T will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 paired with up to 10GB RAM and up to 256GB internal storage.
  • Nokia 7.1 Goes Official: Marks The Debut of PureDisplay Technology

    Nokia 7.1 Goes Official: Marks The Debut of PureDisplay Technology

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    A layer of Corning Gorilla Glass protects the display . The Smartphone is now available for pre-order in the U.S. with price starting from $349. Nokia 7 .1 in gloss midnight blue. From feature phones that cost peanuts to the flashy Nokia 8 Sirocco flagship , the firm is making itself comfortable in every nook and cranny of the smartphone space.