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5G Galaxy S10 all but confirmed for Verizon 5G Galaxy S10 all but confirmed for Verizon
- December 04, 2018

The two companies have revealed little about what from the device will take, other than that it will show off a proof-of-concept at this week's Qualcomm Snapdragon Technology Summit, powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon technology , including the X50 5G NR modem and other radio components. (more...)
Tumblr To Ban All Adult Content This Month Tumblr To Ban All Adult Content This Month
- December 04, 2018

Tumblr CEO Jeff D'Onofrio said the porn ban was created to make the blogging platform a "safe place" for all users. Tumblr said that it would make exceptions for photos of exposed female breasts in the context of breastfeeding, childbirth and other health-related subjects. (more...)
Bethesda Says It'll Send Canvas Bags to Fallout 76 Collector's Edition Buyers Bethesda Says It'll Send Canvas Bags to Fallout 76 Collector's Edition Buyers
- December 04, 2018

It's worth noting that this isn't the same bag that was advertised as part of the Power Armor Edition, and it's likely to have been produced in very limited quantity specifically for those who were invited to the event, which isn't unusual. (more...)
Microsoft will launch a Surface Monitor and Andromeda foldable slate Microsoft will launch a Surface Monitor and Andromeda foldable slate
- December 03, 2018

Regarding why Microsoft hasn't done this already, Sams said: "the Surface Studio 2 had a starting price of $5,499 and when I asked Microsoft following the announcement how much it would cost just to sell the display, they quoted a figure of about $2,000". (more...)
NVIDIA's $2,499 Titan RTX is the most powerful desktop GPU yet NVIDIA's $2,499 Titan RTX is the most powerful desktop GPU yet
- December 03, 2018

Previously, Nvidia's consumer-oriented RTX range - the first to be based around the new Turing architecture with its ray tracing RT and deep learning Tensor Core acceleration hardware - topped out at the already-fairly-expensive GeForce RTX 2080 Ti . (more...)
Apple's AirPods May See a New Design in 2020
- December 03, 2018

That's changing soon because the legendary Ming-Chi Kuo claims that a slight refresh to the Apple AirPods is coming next year, followed by a major one the year after. He does, however, view this as a big product for Apple. This will lead to a cost increase of 60%, predicts Kuo. While iPhone sales might be slowing down, Kuo expects AirPods shipments to grow from 16 million units in 2017 to well over 100 million units by 2021. (more...)
YouTube adds Stories feature only popular creators can use YouTube adds Stories feature only popular creators can use
- December 03, 2018

The feature called " Close Friends " lets users post more "personal" stories only for their chosen followers to see. The company noted that users have the right to confidentiality of their stories, where they share events of a personal nature. (more...)
Barking Irons unveils Red Dead Redemption 2 clothing line Barking Irons unveils Red Dead Redemption 2 clothing line
- December 03, 2018

Its towns are less culturally developed, but the RAGE engine is eight years to the better in its ability to realise some lovely locales". Following in the footsteps of Rockstar's other big franchise, Grand Theft Auto , Red Dead is going online, though it's a beta to start with. (more...)
Apple Music coming to Amazon Echo devices Apple Music coming to Amazon Echo devices
- December 03, 2018

However, in reality, it's one that's mutually beneficial; Alexa devices have, with this move, become more attractive to millions of Apple Music subscribers overnight, and vice versa. Just ask Alexa to play Beats 1 to hear Apple Music's global livestream including in-depth artist interviews- all completely ad-free. Lately, the relations between Apple and Amazon have been going well. (more...)
Anthem Alpha test to begin next week Anthem Alpha test to begin next week
- December 03, 2018

The Alpha will begin on December 8th and carry over to the 9th. You aren't guaranteed access just by signing up, and you'll need a PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live Gold membership on PS4 and Xbox One, respectively. You will also need at least 60GB of free drive space, and you'll have to be running a 64-bit version of Windows 10. The first closed beta of Anthem will be launched on December 8th, which is not too far away from now. (more...)
Nokia 7.1 smartphone launched in India: Price, offers and specifications Nokia 7.1 smartphone launched in India: Price, offers and specifications
- December 03, 2018

As for the cameras , the Nokia 7 .1 has ZEISS optics; It has a primary 12MP shooter on the back with f/1.8 aperture, 1.28um and dual-pixel PDAF, and the primary shooter works in tandem with a 5MP depth sensor. The smartphone looks much like the Nokia 7 Plus but with a notch on its display . It is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 636 processor paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. (more...)
Rockstar Games breaks down the ins and outs of Red Dead Online Rockstar Games breaks down the ins and outs of Red Dead Online
- December 02, 2018

Take that and an unlockable feature like fast travel from your own camp - available once you reach level 65 in Red Dead Online , or unlockable for 112 Gold Bars - and, at current rates, you're looking at a time investment of almost 900 hours. (more...)
Nokia 7.1 now receiving Android 9.0 Pie update Nokia 7.1 now receiving Android 9.0 Pie update
- December 02, 2018

But if you've been paying attention to Chinese phone launches then this might be familiar, as it appears to be a renamed version of the Nokia X7 (a phone that recently launched in China). The Nokia 7 .1 comes with a front facing 8 megapixel camera for Selfies and dual rear cameras , which are made up of one 5 megapixel camera and one 12 megapixel camera. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S10 Might Have A 12GB RAM/1TB ROM Variant Samsung Galaxy S10 Might Have A 12GB RAM/1TB ROM Variant
- December 02, 2018

Samsung is expected to offer a budget device called the S10 Lite , which will reportedly ship with a dual camera on the back and a single lens on the front. However, we all know what the real jewel of Samsung's Smartphones is the much anticipated Galaxy S10 smartphone which has had people talking about it for over a year now. (more...)
Nissan Maxima: Refreshed for More V-Motion Nissan Maxima: Refreshed for More V-Motion
- December 02, 2018

But equipping Murano-2019 richer, and new things related to safety . But for those who want V-6 power, more space, and flashier looks in a tall, wagonish body, the Murano remains the staple in Nissan dealerships. An updated infotainment system finally rids the Murano of its VCR-style screen. It bundles together six safety and driver-assistance features, including automatic emergency braking, blind-spot warning, rear cross-traffic alert with auto rear braking, lane-departure warning, and ... (more...)
DJI Announces Super-Tiny Osmo Pocket 3-Axis Stabilized Camera DJI Announces Super-Tiny Osmo Pocket 3-Axis Stabilized Camera
- December 02, 2018

The camera can also be operated in a Pro Mode , which allows for manual configuration of ISO, aperture and shutter speed. In this case, the smartphone acts as an accessory to the Osmo Pocket and expands its use cases. At only 4-inches or 10 centimeters tall, the Osmo Pocket is barely taller than the larger smartphones in the market now. Waterproof casing and extension rod is not included, but can be purchased additionally. (more...)
Sony Information Patent For New Recreation Cartridge For Some Cause Sony Information Patent For New Recreation Cartridge For Some Cause
- December 02, 2018

Sony seems to be taking a leaf out of Nintendo's book, with a new patent for a gaming cartridge surfacing. This also fits in with rumors of a disc-less console future that we had assumed to mean downloads or streaming games only - but not everyone has the bandwidth or patience to download 10 GB of game data before they can play a game. (more...)
Fortnite Star Ninja Teases Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Project Fortnite Star Ninja Teases Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Project
- December 01, 2018

Players will get one Advanced Spirit when they first launch the game! However, if you're hoping to actually pick up the game then and there, be warned: there doesn't seem to be an option to preorder Smash Ultimate . The producer also confirmed that physical versions of Super Smash Bros . For more information visit the official Super Smash Bros . It's unclear what the update will include but there's mention in the column of replays de-syncing. (more...)
DimensionalMechanics, Inc. Launches NeoPulse Framework on Amazon SageMaker DimensionalMechanics, Inc. Launches NeoPulse Framework on Amazon SageMaker
- December 01, 2018

In addition to its new managed ledger database, Amazon also revealed that it had created its own managed blockchain service called AWS Managed Blockchain which also works with QLDB. AWS Lake Formation also provides a centralised, customisable catalogue which describes available data sets and their appropriate business use. AWS caters to customers who want to build from the ground up, while also adding services over time like AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Amazon Lightsail, and Amazon SageMaker ... (more...)
Mercedes-AMG GT R PRO Officially Revealed Mercedes-AMG GT R PRO Officially Revealed
- December 01, 2018

The AMG GT gets light clusters that closely resemble the four door coupe launched earlier this year. The 2019 Mercedes-AMG GT comes with a tri-functional, arched light guide takes on the functions of daytime running light, navigation light and turn signals. (more...)
Honda Civic spotted testing in India for the first time Honda Civic spotted testing in India for the first time
- December 01, 2018

The sedan in its current gen received a facelift recently and India will get this updated version. The former is likely to output a maximum power of 141 PS and a peak torque of 174 Nm. The unit is tuned to make 120PS and 300Nm. Honda in Europe has revealed its new HR-V Sport, which draws its urge from a turbocharged 1,5-litre VTEC petrol engine and boasts upgrades to its chassis and suspension. (more...)
Google wants to officially ditch Hangouts for RCS messaging in 2020 Google wants to officially ditch Hangouts for RCS messaging in 2020
- December 01, 2018

Google has indicated for years now that it planned to position Hangouts as a competitor to workplace chat apps like Slack. But the 2020 end-date has been assigned for consumers, and it's given rise to speculation there will be a replacement in the form of the RCS chat feature in Android Messages that Google debuted in April. (more...)
Apple reportedly cuts over 700 apps from Chinese App Store Apple reportedly cuts over 700 apps from Chinese App Store
- December 01, 2018

It requires users to grant permissions to access contacts and view text messages in order for users to report them as spam. Apple has approved TRAI's DND app, which is available for download on the App Store as "TRAI DND - Do Not Disturb". (more...)
$13.8 million worth of Samsung display tech was illegally sold in China $13.8 million worth of Samsung display tech was illegally sold in China
- December 01, 2018

South Korean prosecutors have indicted a group that allegedly leaked Samsung's technology in OLED edge panels to China. Toptec has since issued a statement to Reuters to deny any wrongdoing. This curved OLED edge panel technology is now found on the Galaxy Note 9, and it is bound to come to the Galaxy S10 models early next year. Samsung Display responded to the news, saying that it's " shocked at the results of the investigation by prosecutors, at a time when competitors are ... (more...)
Cheetah Mobile Apps Removed from Google Play Due to Click Fraud Cheetah Mobile Apps Removed from Google Play Due to Click Fraud
- December 01, 2018

EPS growth is an important number as it gives a suggestion of the future prospects of a company . Given the importance of identifying companies that will ensure earnings per share at a tall rate, we later obsession to umpire how to identify which companies will achieve high amassing rates. (more...)
‘Pokemon Go’ is finally getting trainer battles ‘Pokemon Go’ is finally getting trainer battles
- December 01, 2018

To that, we simply say it's about time. The Pokemon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara referred to trainer battles as a "fundamental Pokémon experience" in a Bloomberg interview last September , claiming the team had only achieved 10% of what it wanted to accomplish with Pokemon Go . (more...)
Motorola Moto G7 Power is coming soon with a 5,000 mAh battery Motorola Moto G7 Power is coming soon with a 5,000 mAh battery
- December 01, 2018

An FCC (Federal Communications Commission) filing for a Motorola phone with the model number XT1955-4 has been published and spotted by XDA Developers , and it includes mention of a 5,000mAh battery. Citing a source familiar with the developments, the report claims that the Moto G7 Power is codenamed "ocean" and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SoC with Adreno 506 GPU. (more...)
OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition key feature leaked ahead of December 11 launch OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition key feature leaked ahead of December 11 launch
- December 01, 2018

OnePlus 6T McLaren edition will launch first on December 11 in the UK. However, unlike these rival handsets, OnePlus 6T will be available in more markets worldwide. The Chinese phone maker has already announced its partnership with McLaren Racing Limited, a British Formula one racing team, to spell out the speed that OnePlus' brand and OnePlus 6T signifies. (more...)
Google Assistant learns new tricks, like better lists Google Assistant learns new tricks, like better lists
- December 01, 2018

Google Assistant is really good and quite useful, mostly because Google is constantly adding new features to make it better. The feature is rolling out on the Google Assistant and is enabled for all voice matched users on Smart Speakers and Smart Displays . (more...)
Here’s How to Join Anthem’s Closed Alpha This December Here’s How to Join Anthem’s Closed Alpha This December
- December 01, 2018

Will you sign up? An alpha serves as a sort of community playtest of limited aspects of the game, and EA will use this opportunity to test out various elements of the game, such as matchmaking and server load- definitely integral to an enjoyable multiplayer experience. (more...)