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by | February 10, 2019 | 02:13

Last month, Google paid tens of millions of dollars for wearable technology created by American electronics maker and fashion company Fossil. There are now zero Google wearable products on the market. Qualcomm isn't producing smartwatch chips that can go toe-to-toe with the in-house chip production from Apple and Samsung, which leaves Wear OS hopelessly lacking compared to faster and longer-lasting watches from Apple and Samsung.

by | February 10, 2019 | 01:36

You'll still need to pay for a proper VPN service if you want OS-level protection that would encrypt the traffic flowing through all of the apps on your phone . Opera said its VPN is a no-log service - the company won't collect information that goes through network servers, which is good news for privacy advocates.

by | February 09, 2019 | 03:34

Sprint asked the court for monetary damages and an injunction preventing AT&T from using 5G or 5G E branding "until the wireless network that AT&T advertises as '5GE, ' '5G E, ' or '5G Evolution , ' or any designation containing '5G, ' complies with 3GPP 5G standards ".

by | February 09, 2019 | 00:56

It mitigates what the company describes as a "logic issue [that] existed in the handling of Group FaceTime calls". The official release notes of the iOS 12.1.4 update don't detail any new additions. Should they use the power button to silence or ignore the incoming call, the camera could also have been enabled, giving the dialer both audio and video of the person before they pick up.

by | February 09, 2019 | 01:12

If you do sign-in to a website with credentials that are known to have been compromised, Password Checkup will alert you to this and prompt you to change the password to prevent an account hacking. As data breaches become normalized, it's more and more likely that your personal information may be exposed. While there are already third party tools and sites that will let you know if your various online accounts are pwned or not, I'm sure some people will prefer an official Google ...

by | February 08, 2019 | 03:10

On its blog, Microsoft-owned Skype introduced what it calls "background blur", which is created to do just that. The background blurring feature has already been rolled out to Microsoft's corporate communication client, Teams , and now it's in the consumer-oriented app.

by | February 08, 2019 | 03:19

When perusing the PC software , Upload VR says that it found a setting in the user interface code that allows PC users to select between 50Hz and 60Hz room lighting along with an option for auto-selecting between the two. According to a report , the Oculus Rift S would include improved resolution and inside-out Insight tracking system, which is also used in the Oculus Quest, moving away from the "Constellation" tracking system used in the Rift.

by | February 08, 2019 | 02:43

On Twitter , the bank reported a "systems issue" causing "intermittent outages" and problems with online and mobile banking , while many customers expressed fury that they were unable to even use their debit cards to access funds. Wells Fargo did not answer questions about when the apparent outage might be resolved and whether the outage was impacting in-branch banking and ATM machines.

by | February 08, 2019 | 03:25

These cameras are configured with two 16-megapixel sensors, one 8-megapixel and another 5-megapixel, but the function and the resolution of the fifth camera and the other sensor remains a mystery. The primary difference between alleged variants is at the processor level, with indications that both a Snapdragon 845 and Snapdragon 855 would be available.

by | February 08, 2019 | 02:56

But having served for almost a decade on the commission, Clyburn knows all the ins and outs of the agency and how it approaches merger reviews, making her experience invaluable to T-Mobile as it tries to persuade the FCC and the Justice Department to bless its acquisition.

by | February 08, 2019 | 02:18

It costs a bit more than its budget sibling, which gets the Power slightly better specs, a bigger screen and its standout feature: a 5,000mAh battery. There's also a Fingerprint scanner on the rear and a 3,000mAh battery. We did get to compare the rest of the phone's features to those of its G7 siblings, however.

by | February 07, 2019 | 03:03

The Apex Legends player count is rising since its surprise launch. "What our information would suggest to us is that there isn't a tremendous amount of play across devices, but that overall liquidity in any gaming community is a good and positive thing, even if it's only a few people or a small portion of the community that utilizes that".

by | February 07, 2019 | 03:09

Nintendo has been diversifying its business. At the time, Nintendo and Universal Studios planned on construction being complete and the area opened in time for Tokyo's 2020 Summer Olympics, which is surely to bring in a large amount of tourists from all over the world, especially North America and Europe.

by | February 07, 2019 | 03:23

The CEO of Facebook has been able to delete his own messages for months and now, the feature is available to all users of Facebook Messenger . The feature will be available for the updated versions of facebook messenger in all the androids and apple phones.

by | February 07, 2019 | 02:39

This will trigger an automatic warning and suggest changing your password. As detailed on Password Checkup's Chrome Web Store entry, "It never reports any identifying information about your accounts, passwords, or device". Password Checkup was built with privacy in mind. "We help keep your Google Account safe by proactively detecting and responding to security threats".

by | February 06, 2019 | 02:40

Prior to this, Apple had three clearances for the iPhone SE, with the 32GB and 128GB versions priced at $249 and $299, which were $100 and $150 cheaper than the original price. The iPhone X also packs two rear cameras, which tops the iPhone XR's single lens. At the time of this writing, the iPhone X is available as an official refurb in the United States with both 64 and 256GB internal storage space in silver and space gray paint jobs.

by | February 06, 2019 | 02:44

You should check out the entirety of the Steam storefront to search for hidden gems, and there might be a rotation of discounted games released daily. 120. Then you can trade those tokens in at the reward center for extra prizes. Everyone gets a one-time automatic $5 off coupon on a game that's $30 or more.

by | February 05, 2019 | 03:52

Talking about the software, it's likely Samsung is going to introduce some major changes to that, which is powered by its own Tizen OS. It's a completely integral part of Samsung's smartwatch design, and if the new Galaxy Sport doesn't have one, it would be a huge mistake.

by | February 05, 2019 | 01:57

Fans of both Game of Thrones and Bud Light have been commenting on the new ad , with most expressing how much they love the crossover. The National Corn Growers Association reprimanded Bud Light . "@ BudLight America's corn farmers are disappointed in you", it wrote in a tweet. If someone were to spoil anything for us about the ending we would be fairly pissed which is why we can understand why Rose was so mad at her husband.

by | February 05, 2019 | 01:02

Would you like to see Xbox Live support on other platforms? This would theoretically allow PC, Xbox One, Switch, and mobile games to all co-exist and share the same service for multiplayer, voice comms, and achievements, allowing owners of any of these platforms to play together.

by | February 04, 2019 | 04:42

While the game is set in the Titanfall universe , it, unfortunately, will not include Titans. " Apex Legends will feature classes/heroes with unique abilities, maximum of 60 players per server, maximum of three players per team (trios) to compliment each other", Breslau continued.

by | February 04, 2019 | 04:59

As we all know that Nokia is all ready to launch its most anticipated smartphone, Nokia 9 on February 24th . HMD Global's launch event will commence on February 24 at 4 pm in Barcelona, which translates to 8:20 pm in India. For the uninitiated, Nokia 8.1 sports an iPhone X-like display design. Whereas, the Nokia 6.2 will be a mid-range offering, just like the Nokia 6.1.

by | February 04, 2019 | 03:42

And the team will again be working around the clock during the public demo, which runs from February 1 to February 3, to deal with any problems that come up, he wrote. You'll need to keep an eye on their server status page if there are any problems. We'll be hopping back into our Javelins this weekend to check it out again, so if you plan on playing some Anthem be sure to hit us up.

by | February 03, 2019 | 02:07

According to reports, Epic Games has booked Marshmello to perform an in-game concert which will be hosted on the football field in Pleasant Park . It appears that the usual weekly set of challenges we receive isn't all we're going to be getting this week, however, as a set of Showtime Challenges have appeared.

by | February 03, 2019 | 02:21

The report out from Korean news outlet ETNews , says that LG will switch up their usual strategy of launching their G-series handset at Mobile World Congress and following it up later in the year with a V-series phone launch, announcing both devices at Mobile World Congress.

by | February 02, 2019 | 05:28

After Nike's HyperAdapt self-lacing shoes, now Puma has joined the lace-free club by bringing out their own version of self-lacing shoes and named them Puma FI that stands for Puma Fit Intelligence. The technology was built to train smart and is designed for modern mobility. It can handle the urban landscape and the gym making it right for the daily routine of a connected generation.

by | February 02, 2019 | 04:54

You can enjoy the Xbox Live Free Play Days promotion from today until 3rd February on Xbox One, and enjoy the benefits of multiplayer without the need for an Xbox Live Gold subscription. Xbox One consoles around the world have stopped working. But, many users remained unable to play Live for almost an hour after. 'We will keep everyone informed once we have more information to share.

by | February 02, 2019 | 02:09

The newly launched Redmi Note 6 Pro is the best selling Xiaomi smartphone in the MI days sales. The Redmi Go packed with 3,000 mAh capacity battery inside the body which is more than enough for the tiny screen and modest chipset. Currently, the Redmi Note 7 is available in three models - 3GB RAM/32GB of internal storage, 4GB RAM and 64GB of storage, and 6GB RAM and 64GB storage.

by | February 02, 2019 | 03:22

It uses a soft gripper and force-sensing wrist joint to move the blocks while real-time learning from an external camera. A team of MIT engineers developed a system that robots can use to play Jenga . 'The key challenge is to learn from a relatively small number of experiments by exploiting common sense about objects and physics'. Researchers hope the robot's tactile learning system can be used in other tasks like separating recyclable objects from landfill trash and assembling consumer ...

by | February 02, 2019 | 01:33

The reference to encrypted data is meant to differentiate Google's app from Facebook Research , which Facebook said could collect data in some instances "even where the app uses encryption, or from within secure browser sessions". "We're working with Apple to fix a temporary disruption to some of our corporate iOS apps, which we expect will be resolved soon", the company said in a statement.

by | February 01, 2019 | 05:33

It says the demand for smartphones and tablets is projected to drop even further for Q1 2019 due to seasonal slowdown, though it's hoping that the Galaxy S10, slated to be unveiled next month, and its other upcoming flagships can prop up sales in the coming months.

by | February 01, 2019 | 04:23

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe comfortably leads the way with an impressive 15.02 million sales, and the latest financial information provided by Nintendo has revealed that the console has now shifted a grand total of 32.27 units. It was the first time that Mario had been playable on another game platform. The Legend Of Zelda : Breath Of The Wild has also been confirmed as the best-selling Zelda ever on 13.18 million - around 1.5 million of which are for the Wii U version.

by | January 31, 2019 | 07:57

In the smartphone space, however, the same minimalistic concept has been hard to achieve due to messy cables and unreliable mechanical structure. Concerning the Zero's hardware, Meizu is remaining tight-lipped for now. The Zero's campaign is live on Indiegogo in the U.S. and the entrance fee (which gets you an Engineering sample Meizu Zero) is $1,299. There's not even a SIM slot, instead the Meizu Zero uses eSIM.

by | January 31, 2019 | 08:10

In August of previous year, Apple asked Facebook to pull its virtual private network app Onavo from the App Store for violation of data collection policies . The app requires "participants" to install Root Certificate, which grants Facebook full rights to practically every little piece of information you have on your phone , including prized access to usage data about third party apps.

by | January 30, 2019 | 04:02

Capcom has faith that the Resident Evil 2 remake will continue to sell well. Director Kazunori Kadoi and producer Yoshiaki Hirabayashi explained that each playable character's arc consists of around 10 hours' worth of gameplay. Mr. X, known as The Tyrant, was revealed to be in the remake a year ago with a video showcasing the enemy chasing down Claire Redfield as she desperately makes her way through various parts of the game and his strength and prowess definitely reminded us why he ...