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by | October 08, 2018 | 20:48

Here's what we know is coming on October 9 and what we have a hunch about. So here's a quick breakdown. In case, you miss the event due to any reason; you can catch up with all the happenings through a recording available via YouTube. Based on a tweet by Front Page Tech's Jon Prosser, the Pixel 3 will come with a "Top Shot" mode for the "perfect" selfie shots even without a selfie stick.

by | October 08, 2018 | 17:57

The company never hesitated to confirm some of the leaked details while also revealing new features of the upcoming smartphone . OnePlus on Monday announced that its new smartphone, OnePlus 6T , will be launched on October 30. Preorders should start after the October 30th press conference, and the phone will reach buyers in the weeks after that. Also, the Chinese smartphone maker is said to hold the Global Launch event in India , which again turned out to be fake news as the brand ...

by | October 08, 2018 | 17:43

This is not a matter of being hacked, but involves someone setting up a duplicate account with the same profile picture as the person being targeted, and then sending friend requests to their existing friends. There is no bug or virus now confirmed that is sending your Friends fake requests. From that point on they can write what they want under your name. While it might seem like something to be anxious about, a social media hoax expert says the viral message is simply "pointless".

by | October 07, 2018 | 21:38

For smart speakers, they need to link the Ola or Uber skill/action to their Google Home app on the mobile. The feature is also available on the iPhone along with most of the smart speakers that get built-in support for Google Assistant .

by | October 07, 2018 | 16:39

Samsung's operating profit reached a fresh high of 17.5 trillion won (15.5 billion US dollars) in the July-September quarter, up 20.4 percent from a year earlier. Despite the record earnings, concerns remained as the chip-making unit's profit made up nearly 80 percent of the total. The operating profit of the memory business is estimated to have increased by 36 percent to 13 trillion won, which would be an all-time record.

by | October 07, 2018 | 14:53

It would be interesting to see when the Game Boy case will reach the stores, and how Nintendo designs it to fit devices of different sizes and design. It is possible to display the current game in the small window, allowing the user to play with the smartphone cover closed. Unfortunately, there's now no word on a release date for the Game Boy case, or which smartphone models will be compatible with the design when it launches.

by | October 07, 2018 | 01:02

The wait is over, LG's V40 ThinQ is now official after resting in the rumor mill for a long time. After several leaks and rumours , finally, LG has announced it with five cameras - two on the front and triple camera sensors on the back.

by | October 05, 2018 | 15:54

Tappable elements on the screen are overlaid with small numerals, so you can just call out any number to mimic a tap. For example, one can use his/her voice to " click " buttons. "After using this product for probably about 10 seconds, I think I'm falling in love with it", Stefanie Putnam , a quadriplegic and a para-equestrian driver who has been using the app, said in a Google blog.

by | October 05, 2018 | 03:38

This is a test of the National Wireless Emergency Alert System . It was originally scheduled for September but was delayed in order to avoid any confusion while Hurricane Florence response efforts were continuing in North and SC. The EAS test message is a nationwide emergency alert test that is sent out on broadcast television and radio, rather than on mobile phones. Others worry that President Donald Trump , a very active user of Twitter , would abuse the system and force the ...

by | October 05, 2018 | 00:01

Searching for the latest news on Kim Kardashian-West, her sisters, or her response to Kanye West's Twitter rants, may leave your devices exposed to threats. The original Wonder Woman , Lynda Carter , comes in at number four, while Rose Byrne rounds out the top five. McAfee said cyber criminals are known to use popular celebrities to try and trick you into clicking on links that go through to malicious sites.

by | October 04, 2018 | 23:56

There's been a wave of rumours regarding a new Nokia device or multiple devices to come out in October; the brand has kept the lid on which model it could be ahead of their launch today in London. While the base global model of the handset offers only 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage space, the one that's set to be available in the USA will feature twice as much flash memory and 4GB of RAM.

by | October 04, 2018 | 20:10

But it said a top-secret USA government investigation, dating from 2015 and involving the FBI, remains open. Microchips were secretly inserted by Chinese spies in Supermicro motherboards found in the United States government and some of the biggest tech companies.

by | October 04, 2018 | 18:58

There are also improvements coming to Google sign-ins to make this process easier. Google Assistant is one of the most common virtual assistants built into modern Android smartphones - even in phones that have their own proprietary AI, like Samsung's Bixby, Google Assistant makes an appearance.

by | October 04, 2018 | 18:29

Based on all the leaks up to this point, are you already planning to preorder a new Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL? For now, it should be noted that activating Active Edge will open up Google Assistant . However, on the front side, the standard 5.0-inch Pixel 3 will flaunt normal display with 18:9 aspect ratio that offers cinematic viewing experience without the obstructive notch.

by | October 04, 2018 | 17:43

Read on for all the details from Nintendo. The annual family membership for up to 8 is priced at $34.99. With this established, you'll be able to access your Switch account on a different console and use it to play digital games. Plus, it docks with and charges on the Nintendo Switch system. Memberships can be purchased or redeemed through Nintendo eShop and Nintendo.com once the maintenance completes.

by | October 04, 2018 | 08:39

According to Intel , the issue is with 6th Generation (codenamed Skylake) or newer processors, however, Microsoft hasn't specified which devices are being blocked from receiving the latest update . This is something Apple's MacOS has been able to do for ages. It has added a Microsoft To-Do app that helps you manage and prioritise tasks. Don't Forget to submit feedback in the Feedback Hub App on Windows 10.

by | October 04, 2018 | 06:57

With the same modem and the same antennas, we saw only very marginally better performance at a few signal levels from the XS Max-not enough that anyone would notice in the real world. The publication found that the iPhone XS Max ran for 26 hours while the iPhone XS ran for 24.5 hours. For real-world results, the site relied on Ookla's crowdsourced Speedtest Intelligence database.

by | October 03, 2018 | 20:44

World wide web pioneer Tim Berners-Lee is clearly having a few sleepless nights about what his invention has done to humanity, with the connectivity legend saying the current front-facing part of the internet has become "an engine of inequity and division" so he's, er, making a new one.

by | October 03, 2018 | 14:11

Seems super soon but with Spider-Man selling the way it is, Insomniac might want to ride that wave. Yesterday, Schultz took to YouTube , posting a video that explained what it was like seeing his failed marriage after being dumped. Sadly, the event didn't turn out to be heartwarming: Schultz's girlfriend ended up dumping him for his brother just before the game was released. Upon finding out this info, Insomniac Games' Jacinda Chew contacted Schultz asking if he wanted the message ...

by | October 03, 2018 | 12:50

Previous EAS national tests were conducted in November 2011, September 2016 and September 2017 in collaboration with the FCC , broadcasters and emergency management officials in recognition of FEMA's National Preparedness Month. Still, some worry the president will use the alerts much as he does with his Twitter account , all the time. The first nationwide cellphone test will happen at 2:18 p.m.