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As World Wide Web Turns 30, Netizens Celebrate With Hilarious Tweets As World Wide Web Turns 30, Netizens Celebrate With Hilarious Tweets
- March 12, 2019

Lee is then jetting to London's Science Museum for discussions on how the internet has changed our lives and how to protect its future. "Not to be confused with the internet, which had been evolving since the 1960s, the World Wide Web is an online application built upon innovations like HTML language, URL 'addresses, ' and hypertext transfer protocol, or HTTP", it reads. (more...)
Vivo S1 leaked specifications are here: Likely to cost Rs 20,000 Vivo S1 leaked specifications are here: Likely to cost Rs 20,000
- March 12, 2019

Not long ago, Vivo has unveiled its V15 Pro smartphone in India. The Vivo S1 looks identical to the Vivo V15 with a gradient back panel. The Vivo V15 is also expected to go official in India on March 15. The Vivo S1 has a 6.53-inch IPS LCD screen with FHD+ resolution, offering 2340 x 1080p resolution, protected by 2.5D curved tempered glass. It will be equipped with a microSD card slot for additional storage. (more...)
Microsoft releases new Skype for Web Microsoft releases new Skype for Web
- March 12, 2019

The new features are available for all desktop devices that run on Windows 10 and Mac OSX10.12 or higher with the latest versions of Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge. A separate chat media gallery was also added, to store all files, links, and photos shared for easy discovery of content, from all conversations. Users can also search for messages easily as the new search functionality will let them find messages in the current conversation by typing the word or phrase to be found in the ... (more...)
Niantic Reveals Muggle-Approved AR Game, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Niantic Reveals Muggle-Approved AR Game, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite
- March 11, 2019

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite combines content and characters you know and love from both the original Harry Potter series and the Fantastic Beasts films in a unique Wizarding World experience. You won't want to face these threats alone-gather your friends to take on threats of even higher levels and recover rarer magical Foundables from within the Fortress walls. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro vs other budget smartphones to buy Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro vs other budget smartphones to buy
- March 11, 2019

In addition to the Note 7 Pro and Note 7, the update is also rolling out to Mi 9 and Mi 9 SE devices in China. The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 octa-core processor with Adreno 612 GPU. It's powered by a 5,000 mAh battery . The smartphone is available at a starting price of Rs 14,990. Asus' Zenfone Max Pro M2 is an all-round performer with a big 5,000Ah battery . (more...)
Respawn Has Banned Over 355,000 'Apex Legends' Cheaters Respawn Has Banned Over 355,000 'Apex Legends' Cheaters
- March 11, 2019

Even if they are based on game code, there's a chance that some of the features will never be introduced. Shroud's timeline is a little off, Respawn already announced new loot and weapons to accompany the Battle Pass before Apex became popular. (more...)
Android Q Beta program will include more phones than a year ago
- March 11, 2019

These devices included - the OnePlus 6 , Essential PH-1, Nokia 7 Plus , OPPO R15 Pro, MI MIX 2S , Xperia XZ2 ant the Vivo X21. Historically, Google had limited availability of the early Android beta versions to the Google Pixel series, but a year ago was the first time that non-Pixel devices were compatible with the beta version. (more...)
New 'Battlefield V' Gameplay Video Showing Off Battle-Royale Mode In-Depth Leaks New 'Battlefield V' Gameplay Video Showing Off Battle-Royale Mode In-Depth Leaks
- March 11, 2019

The leaked video below does seem to fall in line with the datamined details we reported earlier in the week. The game's Firestorm mode is due out this month - the exact date has yet to be set, but it shouldn't be too long now - but we've heard precious little about it up until now. (more...)
Global Mobile Augmented Reality Market Insight Global Mobile Augmented Reality Market Insight
- March 11, 2019

How do the major companies and mid-level manufacturers make a profit within the Virtual Reality Device Market? Key Manufacturers of Market: Apple Inc., Atheer, Inc., Blippar, Facebook Inc., Google Inc., Gravity Jack, Hewlett-Packard Development Company L.P, Holition, Improbable, Layar (Blippar Group), Marxent Lab LLC, Meta Inc., Microsoft Corporation, Nintendo Co., Ltd, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., Samsung Electronics Co. (more...)
Nintendo brings VR to Change with new Labo package Nintendo brings VR to Change with new Labo package
- March 11, 2019

It's fun to build your own accessories for the game console, and it probably doesn't cost much for Nintendo to make these sets, so that seems to be a winning combination. There'll also be an additional screen holder and safety cap included. To complement the Starter Kit, Nintendo will release two expansion packs ($19.99 each), one of which will include the elephant and camera, and the other of which will include the wind pedal and bird. (more...)
Sony releases a special PS4 theme for the International Woman's Day Sony releases a special PS4 theme for the International Woman's Day
- March 11, 2019

The attractive theme is available to all PlayStation 4 owners across the globe as of today, March 8th. It should come as no surprise that one of the featured characters is none other than Horizon Zero Dawn's Aloy. We could get Cortana from Halo, Kait Diaz from Gears of War 4, Joule from Recore, and... Are there any female racecars from Forza? The app will allow PS4 owners to not only navigate around the UI using their iPhone but also play PS4 games right on their phone. (more...)
Nintendo Mario Day sale discounts some of Switch’s best games Nintendo Mario Day sale discounts some of Switch’s best games
- March 11, 2019

The Nintendo Switch comes with a dock that allows you to charge and connect via HDMI to your TV, though it can also be used on-the-go as a portable console. From a cap-tivating, globe-trotting journey in Super Mario Odyssey to side-scrolling sprees in New Super Mario Bros. Unfortunately, most of the other game deals appear to be hosted in North America, meaning United Kingdom fans may miss out on some discounts. (more...)
Patent Reveals Google's Upcoming Gaming Controller Patent Reveals Google's Upcoming Gaming Controller
- March 11, 2019

One touch that's distinctively Google-esque is what looks like a voice control button in the center - a way of calling up Google Assistant perhaps while you're in the middle of a gaming session. Thurrott reported on the discovery of the patent application which is for a notification system between the contoller and its console counterpart. (more...)
Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Coming on March 18, Officially Confirmed Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Coming on March 18, Officially Confirmed
- March 10, 2019

It was first launched in China in October previous year. Xiaomi's Black Shark subsidiary recently teased that the company's next gaming smartphone - the Black Shark 2 - will feature an advanced thermal management system dubbed Liquid Cool 3 .0 technology. (more...)
Devil May Cry 5 Might be Coming to Switch Devil May Cry 5 Might be Coming to Switch
- March 10, 2019

Here's how to get all trophies and achievements in Devil May Cry 5 . With 49 critics weighing in, Devil May Cry 5 has 46 positive reviews and 3 mixed reviews for an average score of 88/100. In an interview with German magazine M! Devil May Cry 5 is being heralded as a attractive game with fun and engaging combat and outstanding action sequences. (more...)
Dark Souls creator would 'love to' make a battle royale game Dark Souls creator would 'love to' make a battle royale game
- March 10, 2019

From Software's next game could be a big jump from games like Bloodborne , Dark Souls , and the upcoming Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice . "There is always the possibility [of doing a battle royale]". Whether or not this idea of a From Software battle royale game ever comes to fruition and whether it would be more in the vein of Dark Souls/Bloodborne, Armored Core , or something entirely new remains to be seen, fans of From Software will be able to jump into Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice ... (more...)
How to preorder the Fitbit Versa Lite, Inspire, and Ace 2 How to preorder the Fitbit Versa Lite, Inspire, and Ace 2
- March 10, 2019

The Fitbit Inspire line also marks the end of the Fitbit Zip and the Fitbit Flex 2 , devices now made obsolete by the newer announcements. The Inspire and Inspire HR come in multiple stylish colors. Both are also swim-proof design with a touchscreen display, smartphone notifications, and up to 5 days of battery life for day to night wear . Finally, the Ace 2 is designed for kids aged six and up. (more...)
The Sinking City Gets New PS4 Release Date The Sinking City Gets New PS4 Release Date
- March 10, 2019

Originally set to release in March, The Sinking City release date has been moved into June. Oganesyan also explains that this will give more time for optimisation as well, so the team can continue working on the game. The player must uncover the source of whatever has taken possession of the city and the minds of its inhabitants. A vast open world that can be explored on foot, by boat, in a diving suit... (more...)
Leica Q2 full frame camera launched: Price, specification & more Leica Q2 full frame camera launched: Price, specification & more
- March 10, 2019

This top-tier Leica optic guarantees optimum picture quality with exquisite bokeh characteristics in even the most hard lighting scenarios. The touchscreen on Q2 has the same specs as the prior model, but Leica says it is a newer generation panel. (more...)
Cyberpunk 2077 Development is Cyberpunk 2077 Development is "Far From Over" According to Highlight Video
- March 10, 2019

CD Projekt Red mentions that "Work on [ Cyberpunk 2077 ] is far from over". Will we learn when it's releasing? The next opportunity to find out more comes in three months' time. Published by Bandai Namco and developed by CDProjekt RED, Cyberpunk 2077 is set to release on PS4, PC and Xbox One on an unspecified date. CD Projekt Red responded by saying that there are no plans for a closed or open beta at all at the moment. (more...)
Huawei might be working on two new GT smartwatches without Wear OS Huawei might be working on two new GT smartwatches without Wear OS
- March 10, 2019

The two upgraded versions of the device are expected to be named the Huawei Watch GT Active and the Huawei Watch GT Elegant. The case and the bezel colors have been slightly tweaked as well. The battery should ensure a long endurance in the newer smartwatches, however, this is due to the fact that the OS is kinda limited in comparison to other Watches in the market. (more...)
Valve Lays Off Parts of VR Team, Denies Change in Direction Valve Lays Off Parts of VR Team, Denies Change in Direction
- March 10, 2019

Nat Brown, who had been instrumental in Steam supporting external GPUs, said he stopped working at Valve on February 7. Another ex-worker, Rob Rydberg, who worked on virtual reality, used LinkedIn to reveal he'd also left in February. The company also teamed up with HTC to develop the Vive headset. In this case, keeping a hand in the development game has likely been essential to keeping Steam VR successful. (more...)
Spotify will come pre-installed on millions of new Samsung devices Spotify will come pre-installed on millions of new Samsung devices
- March 10, 2019

You can get half off a Galaxy S10e or $390 off a Galaxy S10/S10+ when you trade in a qualifying device (iPhone 7, 7+, 8, 8+, X; Samsung Galaxy S9 series, S8 series, Note 8; LG V30, V30+, G7; OnePlus 6T) or add a new line. "This partnership makes it easy for Samsung mobile users to access their favorite music and podcasts on Spotify, wherever they are and however they choose to listen". (more...)
Nintendo To Release Labo Toy Con 04 Vr Kit Nintendo To Release Labo Toy Con 04 Vr Kit
- March 09, 2019

For those who wish to just dip their toe in the virtual water, the more affordable Nintendo Labo: VR Kit - Starter Set + Blaster ($39.99) will be available. The VR Kits for Nintendo Switch will be available on 12 April and cost $79.99 and $39.99 respectively (we're still waiting for United Kingdom prices). (more...)
An Apple AR headset could arrive next year, top analyst says An Apple AR headset could arrive next year, top analyst says
- March 09, 2019

Now, top Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says the gadget could be ready in 2020. Kou reports that Apple's first augmented reality product will go into mass production in Q4 of this year and will launch in 2020. It's not yet clear how Apple plans to connect the two devices. But that might not be ideal. Probably not right off the bat, that is, but further down the line, it's easy to imagine why so many powerful people in the world of technology consider augmented reality the biggest ... (more...)
OnePlus 7 full specifications leaked OnePlus 7 full specifications leaked
- March 09, 2019

The Chinese retailer, Giztop has listed the specifications of the device together with its image. Apart from the price, OnePlus 7 listed specifications reveal a 6.5-inch AMOLED screen. One of the major attractions of the smartphone is its in-display fingerprint reader. In addition to that, the handset will have a screen-to-body ratio of 91.5 percent. (more...)
Google Bolo reading tutor app launched in India Google Bolo reading tutor app launched in India
- March 09, 2019

Through its pilot program with almost 1,000 children, Google said it observed 64 percent of children having shown improvement in their reading skills after using Bolo . A study released by the nonprofit Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) Center previous year stated that only 44 percent of children studying in grade five are capable of reading books meant for students in grade two . (more...)
Redmi 7 leaks clearly in an early hands-on video Redmi 7 leaks clearly in an early hands-on video
- March 09, 2019

Curiously, the device on the right is alleged to be the Redmi Note 7 ( China ) variant, but it sports a "Mi" branding instead of "Redmi by Xiaomi " branding as the Redmi Note 7 (China) does . The photography department comprises a dual camera module with a 12MP primary sensor and a 2MP secondary depth sensor for bokeh effect. The price of the Redmi Note 7 device starts at Rs 9,999. (more...)
New Bill To Restore Net Neutrailty Introduced In House, Senate New Bill To Restore Net Neutrailty Introduced In House, Senate
- March 08, 2019

The FCC voted 3-2 on a measure called Restoring Internet Freedom, essentially erasing the previous Open Internet Order, which referred to a set of net neutrality rules. "Net neutrality is one of the most important digital-rights issues we face today, and the internet is among the most influential important inventions ever created". (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Buds are already under $100 at AT&T Samsung Galaxy Buds are already under $100 at AT&T
- March 08, 2019

Verizon isn't holding back any punches when it comes to Galaxy S10 deals . "Whether they're listening to the latest hit albums or checking out their favorite playlist, we're giving eligible Galaxy S10 users access to an wonderful six month Spotify Premium offer". (more...)