Tech

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:02

For instance, 2018 iPhones are rumoured to come with Face ID , a 3D facial recognition technology that allows users to unlock the screen by just looking at it and even verify app sign-ins and payments. The usually reliable analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities said in a research note that Apple would introduce a 6.1-inch dual-SIM iPhone with a price tag of between $650 to $750, along with a single-SIM model that could be priced as low as $550.

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:00

The company said the issue was not safety-related and that the batteries would be replaced free of charge. "Affected units were manufactured between October 2016 and October 2017 and eligibility is determined by the product serial number", it added.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:48

It sounds like 2K Games' dormant BioShock series could be making a long overdue comeback soon, with a so-called "top-secret studio" now working on an unannounced new entry in the series. Don't expect to see Parkside at E3 this year as it's said that the project is "not ready for a lot of people". Since then, the studio has "floundered" as it tries to figure out what its next project should be, with ideas like a fourth Mafia set in Las Vegas during the 70s, a spy game set in Berlin in ...

by | April 14, 2018 | 11:56

According to those reports , the app will feature a new design that streamlines access to certain features, like Inbox and Sent Mail . The Gmail overhaul, apart from a complete redesign, will also pack a handful of modern features you usually find on third-party clients.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:34

Mobile ticketing specialist Masabi has announced a new strategic partnership with Uber to add public transit mobile ticketing into the Uber app, according to a press release. Uber's second foray, which also was revealed this week, is a partnership in San Francisco with a so-called peer-to-peer vehicle company Getaround, which sets up rentals of private owners' cars.

by | April 02, 2018 | 00:08

However, there are subscription plans which users have to pay for to use the app. Subscription plans start at Rs 140 which lets you view up to 2 numbers every week. The move follows a beta test of UPI-based payments that required the entry of a user's UPI ID or phone number to transact, making it largely useful for peer-to-peer (P2P) payments.

by | April 01, 2018 | 16:17

Taken to 12 rounds for the first time in his professional career, the 2012 Olympic gold medalist added Parker's WBO belt to his own WBA Super, IBF and IBO titles in front of a 78,000 crowd at Cardiff's Principality Stadium. Bellew also spoke to iFL TV after the fight and raised some more interesting points about Joshua. "I know Eddie Hearn has a lot of bread, and he grew up with a silver spoon in his mouth, but it doesn't mean we got to march to his marching orders".

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:28

The release of iOS 11 .3 also included new Animoji and some additional ARKit experiences, the release noted. Apple says the big news is the addition of new computer vision technologies in ARKit that now allow AR applications to find and use two-dimensional planes like floors, walls, and tabletops as surfaces to augment.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:22

However, that comes with the trade-off of having your data and information passed along to marketers and businesses to target you for ads. Early on Facebook tried to spin the story into an "it was your fault" narrative by claiming that users have always had the tools to protect their data available to them, but don't use them.

by | March 29, 2018 | 01:39

The RAV4's wheelbase has grown by more than an inch, but overall length is down slightly. Once an aging relic among a fierce set of competitors, the 2019 Toyota RAV4 arrives with rugged looks to match its modern tech. The hybrid will be available soon after, probably in February or March of 2019, Testani said. Toyota hasn't said just how much power it will offer, but a representative for the automaker told The Car Connection to expect a 15-percent increase over the current model's 176 ...

by | March 26, 2018 | 01:14

The police said that the family has lodged a missing report with it. That makes him the first among the family members of the current top separatist leadership to take up arms. Geelani relinquished his post after 14 years and an election paved way for Sehrai's anointment. Sehrai, a voracious reader who has kept a low-profile over the past three decades of turmoil in Kashmir, is known for his "radical ideas".

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:31

That would effectively drop the price of the Pixel 2 XL with 64GB of storage to $649, and the 128GB SKU to $749. As per several Pixel 2 XL users who have posted their complaints on the Pixel User Community thread, this newly discovered bug has caused limiting in the sound level when the voice messages are recorded.

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:29

As Cohen sees it, the idea is to "frustrate and seduce" users who don't now pay YouTube for a premium subscription. YouTube's global head of music, Lyor Cohen , recently revealed that people who passively listen to music on YouTube for long periods of time will now encounter more advertisements on goal.

by | March 21, 2018 | 06:03

LONDON-Britain's information commissioner says she is using all her legal powers to investigate Facebook and political campaign consultants Cambridge Analytica over the alleged misuse of millions of people's data. The company could not easily obtain such data through its own means, so it harvested data from Facebook instead. He said the company could "send some girls" around to a rival candidate's house, suggesting that girls from Ukraine are attractive and effective in this ...

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:13

Everyone's favorite plumber (and yes, he's a plumber again ) can be activated by opening Google Maps and hitting the 8-bit question block icon, which prompts a pop up asking if commuters want to activate Mario mode. That's because the date Mar.10 looks like the name "Mario". March 10 is Mario Day , because MAR10. The feature only lasts for a week, so enjoy Mario Time while you can.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:50

One of the leading VR headsets in the game looks to be experiencing mass outages today as many users report that the software powering Oculus Rift headsets refuses to run. This issue is a bummer to gamers that aren't going to get to play the titles they've purchased until the issue is resolved, but it's a much less forgivable issue for commercial users who use the headset.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:50

First Nintendo drops an announcement for a Nintendo Direct (which takes place tomorrow), then pre-orders for Nintendo Labo go live on the Nintendo UK website . The presentation will begin March 8 at 2 PM PT. Stay tuned to Nintendojo for coverage! Nintendo of America was quick to address the problem on Twitter , stating that the issue was affecting "some Nintendo Switch owners' play activity" and that it would be resolved in a future system update.

by | March 07, 2018 | 07:24

The new 8 Series has already been confirmed for production in coupe form, but this is the first time we've seen a new 8 with four doors. Just like the 8 Series concept, the M8 Gran Coupe concept previews BMW's new design language, which is now more expressive.

by | February 23, 2018 | 03:34

The text character visually represents text or a letter in another language. Apple releases iOS 11 .3 beta 3 to developers for iPhone, iPad or iPod touch with AML (Advance Mobile Location) support. iOS 11.3 beta 3 is available for download right now for anyone on the developer beta channel. Apple TV would also appear inside of the Home app and had a section in AirPlay settings to choose an appropriate HomeKit room.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:57

Bloomberg says that talks first began more than a year ago, and Apple is seeking a long-term deal - though nothing is yet certain. It's apparently due to concerns over shortages caused by the recent boom in electric vehicles, and it's hardly surprising considering the iPhone maker is one of the world's largest end users of cobalt as it uses it in all of its device batteries.

by | February 21, 2018 | 04:47

On the camera front, the device to sport a 12 Megapixel of rear camera as Primary Camera at the back panel and an 8 Megapixel of Secondary Camera at the front panel as selfie shooter camera. Last year we had Bixby, and this year there's Uhssp. Samsung is also rumored to introduce AKG produced Dolby Surround sound on the Galaxy S9 series. Display: 5.8-inch (S9) and 6.2-inch (S9 Plus) Super AMOLED, 18.5:9 aspect ratio, 2960 x 1440 pixels.

by | February 15, 2018 | 00:27

Charlotte Kalla became the triple Olympic champion. I am very happy to take a medal in my last Olympics and still to be there. "I feel like she's been the strongest this year". It was the first medals handed out at the Olympics as the first silver medalist of the 2018 Winter Olympics hugged the first gold medalist with a heartfelt gusto.

by | February 15, 2018 | 00:27

Data from IDC shows that Google Pixel sales doubled previous year to 3.9 million, but still represents "a tiny portion of the 1.5 billion market size". However, despite a very capable product and a lavish marketing campaign , customers are apparently not yet getting on board the Pixel train. Google sells Pixel phones only through Verizon and its own website, leaving out AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint.

by | February 15, 2018 | 00:25

Users will now be identified if they take a screenshot of public Instagram Stories. The feature was clearly inspired by Snapchat: when a user takes a screenshot of something you posted, you will be notified. However, some savvy users have figured out a way to get around the pesky screenshot feature . Another workaround that'll avoid the feature involves using an internet browser.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:31

Now, a new app being tested by Area 120 , an experimental division within Google, aims to bring smart reply to popular chat apps such as Android Messages (for all users), Google Hangouts , WhatsApp , Skype , and others. Reply will be able to interpret that as a reason to push that notification through to the user. Smart Reply would even be able to break out of your phone's silent mode if a message came in that seemed urgent, such as, "We're all here, where are you?" or "I am in the ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 03:44

Highlighting Twitter's expectations for its momentum to continue, this guidance compares to adjusted EBITDA of $170 million and an adjusted EBITDA margin of 31% in the year-ago quarter. The company is expected to report earnings of $0.14 a share for the next quarter. Ten analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-one have assigned a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company.

by | February 09, 2018 | 03:42

Parent company Alphabet Inc. spun Nest into a separate unit following its acquisition of the maker of smart thermostats and fire alarms. Nest CEO Marwan Fawaz is convinced Google will be able to leverage its AI capabilities on this new thrust as attested by the company's previous gains in the same platform such as advances in the facial recognition area.

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:33

They have also teamed up with a non-profit media watchdog group by the name of Common Sense Media, which is busy planning an anti-tech addiction legal campaign and an attempt to go through over fifty thousand public schools in the US alone to bring the info directly to them.

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:27

Texas Monthly goes on to use the appearance of country music and peacocks as further evidence that Amazon is favoring Austin: "This ad , in our estimation, bodes poorly for the mayors of nineteen other cities in the running for Amazon's HQ2".

by | February 06, 2018 | 13:54

Malcolm Butler said the New England Patriots "gave up" on him after he did not play on defense during their Super Bowl LII loss to the Philadelphia Eagles . "That's about it", Butler told Reiss . "I don't know", Stephon Gilmore told the media. "I'm sure he felt he could've helped. I'm just anxious about the Eagles ", he told NFL .com's Ian Rapoport before Sunday's big game.