Hi-Tech

by | August 11, 2018 | 06:39

Fortnite Android is one of - if not the - most talked about apps available today, and the battle royale trend has been around for a while. This week, much has been made of the fact that the Android version of Fortnite will not be available through the Google Play marketplace .

by | August 11, 2018 | 05:09

The Group's flagship company, Samsung Electronics , did not provide a breakdown of the figures. Youth unemployment rates are at historic highs and exports, apart from the booming memory chip sector, have been slow to recover. Moon requested Lee to make more investment in Asia's fourth-largest economy that can help fuel employment opportunities. Lee was freed after almost a year in jail but former President Park Geun-hye and a close associate remain imprisoned for bribery and other charges.

by | August 11, 2018 | 04:17

Both offer microSD slots, allowing users to expand the Note 9's onboard storage up to 1TB. The story is no different in India where Samsung bounced back in the second quarter with 29 per cent market share, toppling its Chinese rival Xiaomi which garnered a close 28 per cent, says Hong Kong-based Counterpoint Research.

by | August 11, 2018 | 03:50

The Nintendo Switch's online service, Nintendo Switch Online, will launch the second half of September, Nintendo has announced. Nintendo will reveal how to tell if a game requires a Nintendo Switch Online subscription "at a later date".

by | August 11, 2018 | 04:25

The DOOM Eternal gameplay will be live-streamed for every one of you who can not make it to the main event. The demo offers a few glances at returning weapons, like the iconic double barrel shotgun, as well as new additions to the arsenal, like an automatic chain shotgun and a new type of energy weapon.

by | August 11, 2018 | 02:23

Two of the most important new features to consider are LTE access and battery life. More than half of those sales were claimed by Apple , however, which launched a cellular version of its Watch in September past year. This time around, as previously rumoured, Samsung has equipped a Bluetooth capable S Pen. " Samsung will be mindful to criticism that the S9 offered iterative improvements to the S8", commented Shaun Collins, chief executive of the CCS Insight consultancy.

by | August 10, 2018 | 08:20

Dotemu has announced that Windjammers , first released on the Neo Geo back in 1994, is coming to the Switch later this year. A new trailer for The World Ends With You: Final Remix has been embedded above. Players also have the option to use the handheld version's touch screen for the rhythm-centric combat scenarios, or the Joy-Con controllers. Anybody out there play the original The World Ends with You? However, the Final Remix will also include new music remixes, a new ...

by | August 10, 2018 | 09:03

Apple is letting Infowars remain in its app store, saying that right-wing conspiracy site has not violated its policies. The moves mark a dramatic defense of Twitter's unpopular decisions following the tech industry's steadfast response to Jones and Infowars.

by | August 10, 2018 | 06:58

In order to access New Game+ in God of War , you'll need to complete the story campaign on any difficulty. The New Game Plus mode introduces a few new features and challenges as well. Kratos and Atreus' abilities, enchantments, pieces of equipment, resources, and talismans from your previous run will remain with you. The mode comes with a new resource, "Skap Slag" - which Google Translate tells me means "Cabinet Battle" in Norwegian, that can be used to craft gear and weapons from a new ...

by | August 10, 2018 | 06:58

It is unknown if the phone would receive glass protection, though Oppo F9 Pro is expected to ship with Corning Gorilla Glass 6. Stay tuned with us for more updates on Oppo A5 launch and pricing in India. Oppo just uploaded a teaser video of the F9 Pro showing off the unconventional display design, which they call it " Waterdrop Screen " and the gradient back design.

by | August 10, 2018 | 04:32

The bezels at the top end of the phone are thinner but you get a notch that has an earpiece and front-facing camera. It looks a lot like the Pixel 2 XL, with the only difference being the notch. Google released Android Pie on Monday , and we know that the new version of the OS supports phones with notches . Google isn't changing much about the design on the back of the phone.

by | August 10, 2018 | 05:54

According to a report published by usa consultancy firm Deloitte on Tuesday, China has now 10 times more sites to support 5G wireless communication than the United States, and its mobile phone companies added more sites in just three months last year than the U.S.

by | August 10, 2018 | 03:43

The humans won the final game, but only after the audience was allowed to select the bots' player characters, which put them at a significant advantage. After losing to OpenAI Five, Capitalist Walsh expressed his despair in a tweet. It had taken just two weeks for that bot to go from knowing nothing about Dota 2 , the battle arena video game from Valve in which the goal is to destroy the oppostion's large structure known as the Ancient while defending their own.

by | August 10, 2018 | 03:49

In the statement , MasJ says that "It's not worth it for us to risk potentially disastrous consequences". ROM sites shutting down only feels as big as it does because of the completely abysmal job the video game industry has done keeping its games available.

by | August 10, 2018 | 03:04

To thank the gamers and everyone who purchased these systems, Sony has announced a very special PlayStation 4: the 500 Million Limited Edition PS4 Pro , which will be available on August 24, 2018. Also included in the special translucent packaging will be a PlayStation Camera and vertical stand for the console. I'm not into the accessories as much, but dang, the copper detailing on the console sure is nice.

by | August 10, 2018 | 04:21

We see how, as part of the Van der Linde gang, he travels across the midwest and frontier. It does seem a bit odd the original Red Dead Redemption never did come to PC. But watch out, because the animals are just as temperamental as people can be. Unfortunately, though, neither Take-Two nor Rockstar provided any additional details or hints as to what the gameplay footage will be focused on.

by | August 09, 2018 | 12:08

The smartphone will cost Rs. 16,999 at launch. It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The smartphone runs latest Android 8.1 Oreo and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The smartphone bears a 13-megapixel rear camera with an f/2.2 aperture, coupled with LED flash and PDAF. The Redmi 5A comes with 16GB or 32GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB) with a dedicated card slot.

by | August 09, 2018 | 09:40

The new Dracula's Castle stage is pretty wonderful, too, with tons of bosses from throughout the series along with a whopping 34 arranged music tracks. Here, players can pick from a 5-on-5 or 3-on-3 elimination battle. Some say the best way to play Smash is with a GameCube controller. Of course, there will also be a Tourney mode in Super Smash Bros Ultimate , but most veterans probably expected that.

by | August 07, 2018 | 05:24

One line of T-Mobile Essentials costs $60/month, $30/month for the second line, and $15/month for lines 3-6. Essentials includes unlimited talk, text, and 2G data when roaming, but only in Canada and Mexico. And Verizon charges $80 for the first line of service on its cheapest "gounlimited" plan. Customers also get unlimited talk, text, and 2G data in Mexico and Canada as well unlimited texting and $0.25 per minute calling in other worldwide destinations.

by | August 07, 2018 | 05:50

It is believed that due to the near-bezel-free design, there has been a delay in production for the new devices. Apple had a good Q3 in 2018 earning US$11.5 billion in profits. The 6.1-inch LCD variant is said to feature a single-rear camera, further cutting down on its cost. Secondly, the purported iPhone X Plus is held next to the iPhone 7 Plus, and comparatively, sports a shorter and narrower form factor.

by | August 07, 2018 | 03:13

The new leak suggests that the S-Pen will have a battery which can be charged for 30 minutes of use after only 40 seconds in its storage silo. Some evidence has surfaced to suggest that Fortnite for Android may also be exclusive to the recently launched Galaxy Tab S4 as well.

by | August 07, 2018 | 02:56

However, Google confirmed that the devices which were in the Android P beta program will receive the Android Pie update in a timely manner. Hot on the heels of Google's Android Pie announcement, Essential confirmed that it's now updating the Essential Phone to Android 9 .0 Pie.

by | August 06, 2018 | 03:57

Major tech companies in Taiwan, which form a crucial part of the global electronics supply chain, usually enter a busier period in the second half of the year ahead of tech gadget launches. "TSMC has taken actions to close this security gap and further strengthen security measures", it said. The company said that a number of its computer systems and fab tools had been infected.

by | August 04, 2018 | 08:28

Coaches charge as much as $35 an hour. The team or player that survives until the end wins the match. And while some parents are anxious about their kid's gaming addiction, others are now splashing out on private coaches to help their child excel at the popular 'Fortnite: Battle Royale'.

by | August 04, 2018 | 07:16

Location sharing has been a feature of Google Maps since a year ago, allowing users to selectively share their current position with their contacts. You can also set the duration of location sharing to a few hours or even indefinitely. There also doesn't appear to be a way to turn it off. It's a small detail, but one that could come in handy in certain situations.

by | August 04, 2018 | 06:40

The girl filmed her activities prior to hanging herself from a tree in her family's backyard, according to the Buenos Aires Times . Authorities in Buenos Aires, Argentina's capital, have linked the shocking suicide of a 12-year old girl to the game.

by | August 04, 2018 | 03:22

Here we are just over a couple of months later and the Moto Z3 and the Moto 5G Moto Mod are now official. There's no word on when Motorola will launch Moto Power and Motorola One Power . It is the first 5G upgradeable phone, and will probably be the only phone you can alter its network experience by simply attaching an accessory to it.

by | August 04, 2018 | 02:55

Epic Games' chief executive Tim Sweeney said 30% was "disproportionate" to the contribution Google made. Furthermore, Sweeney calls the 30 percent "store tax" a "high cost" in the game industry, particularly given the fact that Android is an open platform where Google is not distributing or managing all hardware, like Microsoft and Sony do with their respective consoles.

by | August 04, 2018 | 02:38

We also don't know exactly why the video was posted. To see if the update is available for you, open the Settings app on your Galaxy S8 , tap Software update , then tap Download updates manually . A fresh report now confirms that the smartphone would come with a headphone jack . Unlike years past, we're expecting some changes from Samsung in the design and implementation of the S Pen .

by | August 03, 2018 | 13:41

Google said that there are now 16 devices with notch cutouts from 11 manufacturers that are already running Android P and there are more on the way. (iOS 12 adds something similar to iPhones in the form of its Screen Time feature.) And interface tweaks should clean up Android's look in P. Don't get us wrong, though, 4GB of RAM is perfectly fine for the vast majority of users and the Pixel 2 XL is doing pretty good with this amount of memory, but in 2018 most of its competitors offer at ...

by | August 03, 2018 | 13:19

The hacker did not gain write access to its systems, meaning they were unable to alter Reddit information. A hacker managed to break into Reddit's systems, exposing user info. Already having our primary access points for code and infrastructure behind strong authentication requiring two-factor authentication (2FA), we learned that SMS-based authentication is not almost as secure as we would hope, and the main attack was via SMS intercept.

by | August 03, 2018 | 12:23

To the surprise of absolutely no one, Bungie has announced that Destiny 2: Forsaken's physical release will bundle all of the game's previous content. At launch, the Legendary Collection will also include a character boost. Playstatio 4 gamers will receive timed exclusive content for Forsaken , in the form of an exclusive ship, exotic weapon, armor sets, and a strike.

by | August 03, 2018 | 12:11

Now, just because the drones appeared in a catalog does not mean a launch is imminent. The Pro will hold a Hasselblad camera with a 1-inch sensor and no zoom, while the Zoom will, obviously, include a 2X optical zoom lens to aid aerial close-ups .

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:33

And it's about to get Google's official blessing. It is aimed at developers on how to optimize their applications to make good use of the notch. The final version of Android P is supposed to be out soon, of course, so points to Google for at least looking down the road and trying to get a little ahead of the game.

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:14

The company earlier rejected claims of infringement in pre-trial filings. By 2015 the company had acquired around 10,000 patents, separated its R&D team in a different company and started offering other IP owners know-how on monetization. However, since then it has shifted to a business model that's reliant on licensing its patent portfolio to other companies. Of the companies involved in the suit, Apple was the only one that didn't agree to settle, instead choosing to go to court.