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IT&Software New iPhones changing hands below official prices in China
Author: 0 New iPhones changing hands below official prices in China

She joined the queue along with the luggage to purchase two iPhone XS Max devices. Likewise, a 256GB XS is now 9,560 yuan while the 512GB model is 11,150 yuan, down 5.3% and 6.3% respectively. The 10-foot drop pretty much finished off the iPhone X as the rear glass was heavily shattered and further damage was taken on the front. In May, the company said Apple had cut orders for its chips.

IT&Software Chrissy Teigen Wants You to Keep Mispronouncing Her Last Name
Author: 0 Chrissy Teigen Wants You to Keep Mispronouncing Her Last Name

She said it's not pronounced "TEE-gen", but rather "TIE-gen". It first came out that everyone mispronounces her name on Twitter. Also if you say "I've been saying "Tie-gen" the whole time" you're telling a lie-gen because no one was saying "Tie-gen", not even Chrissy Tie-gen was saying Tie-gen.

IT&Software Sony announces PlayStation One Classic that comes pre-loaded with 20 games
Author: 0 Sony announces PlayStation One Classic that comes pre-loaded with 20 games

In the United Kingdom the console can be pre-ordered from Amazon , GAME , and ShopTo . As far as games are concerned, Final Fantasy VII , Jumping Flash , Ridge Racer Type 4 , Tekken 3 , and Wild Arms are confirmed. Older UAE gamers will be thrilled at this announcement, and it will probably take them back to the days of going to places like Hamed Centre and Jumbo Electronics to buy their Playstation discs and accessories.

IT&Software Amazon plans to release eight IoT devices
Author: 0 Amazon plans to release eight IoT devices

Some of the devices will have Alexa built-in, while the others will pair to other Alexa-controlled devices. Vobot is a completely self-contained device that connects to Alexa via an onboard app, so you never need to worry about smartphone compatibility or pairing issues.

IT&Software Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 catches fire in woman's purse
Author: 0 Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 catches fire in woman's purse

The Galaxy Note 9 reportedly catching fire will certainly grab Samsung's attention at the worst possible time, especially after the new 2018 iPhone lineup has officially gone on pre-order. Ironically, the incident comes barely a month after DJ Koh, head of Samsung's mobile business had promised consumers the batteries on the new Galaxy Note 9 are "safer than ever" and it goes "well above and beyond the industry standard".

IT&Software IOS 12 is out now, might actually make your iPhone faster
Author: 0 IOS 12 is out now, might actually make your iPhone faster

We can't tell you exactly how long it will take to download and install iOS 12. If you are using the iPhone 5s or iPhone 6 , expect iOS 12 to deliver better performance overall. A new design makes it easier to capture, share and edit recordings. For photography enthusiasts, Apple has rolled out RAW support for editing photos .

IT&Software Isabelle Confirmed for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, New Animal Crossing in 2019
Author: 0 Isabelle Confirmed for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, New Animal Crossing in 2019

The requirement will also be noted on game boxes that are produced for new or previously released games. However, they're only available to Switch Online subscribers, so you'll need to toss an extra 3.49 to 17.99 onto the asking price. I wouldn't necessarily recommend it if you aren't into 2D platformers to begin with, and it's probably not worth buying again if you already had it on the Wii U.

IT&Software Here's how you get a 10% discount on the Samsung Galaxy Note10
Author: 0 Here's how you get a 10% discount on the Samsung Galaxy Note10

The phone was already launched earlier this year as Galaxy A8 star but the company chose to relaunch it as Galaxy A9 star with a new and unique color design in China. Samsung has actually made use of Gorilla Glass 5 on the front as well as at the rear of the Galaxy Note 9 . Samsung's already had a pretty big 2018.

IT&Software IPhone Xs and Xs Max hands-on: The new normal
Author: 0 IPhone Xs and Xs Max hands-on: The new normal

Both the iPhone XS and XS Max are styled similarly to the iPhone X with an edge-to-edge display and glass back. The XS and XS Max both have better stereo speakers with Apple boasting a wider sound profile. The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are going to be available unlocked from Apple, which means you won't have to tie yourself to any carrier when preordering the phone.

IT&Software Tesla shares slip as analyst calls company
Author: 0 Tesla shares slip as analyst calls company "uninvestable"

A Tesla spokesman said dropping the paint colors is not an indication of any production problems. Shares of the company, which closed up 8.5 per cent at $285.50 on Monday after two brokerages said it could meet its production targets for the second half of the year, fell almost 2 per cent before the bell on Tuesday.

Author: 0 IPhone XC: New leak points at Apple's entry-level phone

According to reports , Apple is shifting its focus to iPhones with bigger screens to get more profit. According to his sources, the 6.5-inch would be called iPhone XS Max , and the base model 6.1-inch LCD iPhone would be known as iPhone Xr .

IT&Software Baked Musk Hints At New Tesla Smart Home Product
Author: 0 Baked Musk Hints At New Tesla Smart Home Product

He said: I think the future in where we are a space-faring civilisation out there among the stars, that is very exciting. Morton, who joined Tesla on August 6, was quoted in a company filing on Friday saying he believes "strongly" in Tesla and that he had no disagreements with the company's leadership or its financial reporting.

Author: 0 Dual SIM iPhones confirmed by China Telecom and China Mobile

It's worth noting that there not being any credible leaks confirming that name. Just last week a blog found official press renders hiding on Apple's website, so we've seen exactly what Apple has in store. Two of them - the smallest and biggest - will have OLED screens; OLED screens have been in smartphones for some years now, though Apple only made a decision to use it for the first time last year on the iPhone X .

IT&Software Tesla (TSLA) plunges 6% amid new executive departures, Musk’s behavior during podcast
Author: 0 Tesla (TSLA) plunges 6% amid new executive departures, Musk’s behavior during podcast

When Elon Musk isn't busy working ridiculously long hours at Tesla , or SpaceX, or Solar City, or any of the other myriad companies he runs, he's apparently thinking long and hard about how an electric plane would work. Later Musk says he doesn't notice any effect from the joint, which he claims he rarely smokes. Overall, Morton appears to have parted ways with Tesla amicably, stating that he still believes in the company's overall mission, as well as its future prospects.

IT&Software Declassified the name of the largest Apple iPhone 2018
Author: 0 Declassified the name of the largest Apple iPhone 2018

With just a week left before the Apple special event , price and possible monikers of the 2018 iPhones have surfaced online. Suggesting that the smaller version will be called the iPhone Xs . This is an iPhone X with less impressive hardware, available in several bright colour options. BGR reports that in a sudden new move, Apple is renaming the rumored iPhone XS Plus, taking their branding in a different direction.

IT&Software Apple Won't Introduce On-Display Touch ID Next Year
Author: 0 Apple Won't Introduce On-Display Touch ID Next Year

As per leaks, it appears as if Face ID will not work when the iPad is on landscape mode. The renders you will see below are based on the CAD renderings of the device and show off extremely thin bezels. Within the top bezel is the Face ID-enabling TrueDepth camera setup; the bezels are still thick enough so no notch is required. The new iPhones are expected to have refreshed internals and new colors offered.

IT&Software Facebook, Twitter fall as they face U.S. Congress
Author: 0 Facebook, Twitter fall as they face U.S. Congress

Sandberg, in her prepared remarks, detailed how Facebook was addressing the problem but reiterated that the company was slow to spot it. Twitter isn't biased for or against any type of partisan but is working on ways to raise the level of debate on its platform, the company's CEO will tell a Senate hearing in Washington, D.C., today.

IT&Software 4 updates coming to Google Chrome for its 10th birthday
Author: 0 4 updates coming to Google Chrome for its 10th birthday

In commemoration of Chrome's 10-year anniversary, Google has updated the browser with a new look, and has introduced many improvements. Rounded corners also make their way to the address bar itself, with Google believing that the new look will make it easier for users to distinguish between tabs when they have lots open at once.

IT&Software IPhone XS set for 12th September launch
Author: 0 IPhone XS set for 12th September launch

Apple's new iPhone lineup will come in 5.8- and 6.5-inch display sizes and will be called " iPhone XS ". According to technology industry insiders, Apple is expected to launch multiple new iPhone's, a new Apple watch , and an updated version of the iPad.

IT&Software Xbox All Access details are here, and they are surprisingly good
Author: 0 Xbox All Access details are here, and they are surprisingly good

As The Verge reports, sources familiar with Microsoft's plans believe the company is preparing to launch a new Xbox subscription service codenamed Project Largo, but at launch will be called Xbox All Access . To break it down by price, an Xbox One S retails for $299.99. The service is being promoted as an "all in one" package, giving anyone who signs up two years worth of Xbox Live, Xbox Game Pass , and their choice of either a brand new Xbox One X or Xbox One S.

IT&Software Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Android Go launched
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Android Go launched

This is the first Android Go edition based device from the company and it comes with a long-lasting battery life, spacious storage capacity and lightning-quick processing power. The 8 GB RAM and 512GB storage variants will cost Rs 84,900. Samsung's latest smartphone, moreover, can be connected to a computer monitor via its DeX dongle that allows it to be used like a pocketable computer.

IT&Software Samsung Galaxy Note 9's Bixby 2.0 Cannot Be Disabled
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 9's Bixby 2.0 Cannot Be Disabled

The Galaxy Note 9 also features a Bluetooth-enables S Pen and variable aperture dual camera system. The smartphone was made available for pre-booking a few days ago, with the prices for two variants - Rs 67,900 for the 6GB/128GB and Rs 84,900 for 8GB/512GB variant.

IT&Software Amazon Prime members lose discounts on pre-ordered games in one week
Author: 0 Amazon Prime members lose discounts on pre-ordered games in one week

The Amazon Prime discount on new game preorders is also being changed, from 20 percent off the purchase price to a flat $ 10 Amazon credit . This comes as Twitch - which lets gamers record and share in-game videos - realizes that advertising is "an important source of support for creators", according to the company's blog post .

IT&Software Nvidia announces new raytracing-focused RTX 2080, 2080 Ti graphics cards
Author: 0 Nvidia announces new raytracing-focused RTX 2080, 2080 Ti graphics cards

However, the Real-Time Ray tracing will only be supported by the next-gen Nvidia GPUs namely the Nvidia RTX 2080 , RTX 2080 Ti and RTX 2070. Meanwhile, the RTX 2080, will go for $699. A cheaper model, the RTX 2070, will be available for $499, but won't arrive until October. Ray tracing works similarly, where rays of light hit objects and then bounce off to the camera, sometimes directly, sometimes after hitting other objects in the vicinity, just like in real life.

IT&Software Google Assistant Can Now Read Google News Stories To You
Author: 0 Google Assistant Can Now Read Google News Stories To You

When its users search for the game, the store will respond that the app can not be downloaded from Google Play . The company said it was looking into the problem, which has hit some players running Android devices with 4GB RAM, meaning handsets such as the Galaxy S range and Google Pixel devices could be affected.

IT&Software Samsung plans $22 billion for artificial intelligence, autos
Author: 0 Samsung plans $22 billion for artificial intelligence, autos

The investment is also part of a bigger 180 trillion won three-year plan to create jobs and secure fresh revenue streams, providing the first hint of direction for Samsung since group heir Jay Y. In addition to investments for memory products, spending will go to non-memory and new advanced manufacturing equipment. The centres will train 10,000 students and job candidates, and provide employment consulting services for the next five years.

Author: 0 Doom Eternal QuakeCon Reveal Trailer, Release Date, and News

I own all 4 BETHESDA games you made on Switch! " Everything you saw, that's pushing the envelope ", Stratton explained. The rebooted Doom released in 2016 was a critical triumph , an impeccably designed balance of shooting and melee, based on the idea that video game gunfights are more exciting when you need to keep moving and can't just hang back and shoot from cover.

IT&Software Samsung second-quarter profit dips on slower demand for Galaxy smartphones
Author: 0 Samsung second-quarter profit dips on slower demand for Galaxy smartphones

Despite some bumps in the road, the company's outlook remains sunny for the second half of 2018. Analysts were estimating that the smartphone giant only shipped around 31 million Galaxy S9 phones since its release in March. In the near term, Samsung stated that competition would intensify in the second half as newer smartphone models were released, compelling it to introduce a new Galaxy Note earlier than usual.

IT&Software Amazon, Target Win Big On Prime Day 07/19/2018
Author: 0 Amazon, Target Win Big On Prime Day 07/19/2018

The most popular purchases in the United States were Instant Pots , personal water filters and the 23andMe DNA test. Laundry detergent, smartphones, pans, light bulbs, and video games and consoles were big sellers internationally. "While consumers will look to the big marketplaces - notably Amazon and eBay - for their purchases, there is still a significant opportunity for brands to engage with customers via retailers and their own websites, too ", said Hugh Fletcher, global head of ...

IT&Software Samsung’s expensive foldable phone is sounding more likely
Author: 0 Samsung’s expensive foldable phone is sounding more likely

However what makes next year's phones more anticipated is the fact that they will be the 10th smartphone in the Galaxy S lineup which we reckon Samsung will want to make a big deal of. The Galaxy Note 9 on its own isn't likely to make waves, but perhaps a rebranded smartwatch with fresh new features and interactivity with the Galaxy smartphone line will reinvigorate the fan base.

IT&Software Photos of Xiaomi Mi Max 3 leaked online show a giant display
Author: 0 Photos of Xiaomi Mi Max 3 leaked online show a giant display

Going by Xiaomi's trend of launching the Mi A1 just a few months after launching the Mi 5X last year, we can expect the same to happen this year, as the Mi 6X was launched in April. In terms of performance, the Mi A2 is expected to be powered by the octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC coupled with Adreno 512 GPU . Xiaomi's Mi Max series is focused on providing a bigger screen and battery .

IT&Software Apple refreshes its Macbook Pro laptops with 8th gen Intel CPUs
Author: 0 Apple refreshes its Macbook Pro laptops with 8th gen Intel CPUs

The new models with Touch Bar boast 8th-generation Intel Core processors, 6-core on the 15-inch edition for up to 70 percent faster performance, and quad-core on the 13-inch for up to two times faster performance. The new chip, T2, which is also installed in the iMac Pro , is capable of activating Siri, a voice assistant, by saying "Hey Siri". The Retina Displays on both MacBook Pro models also got an upgrade - the company adds the so-called True Tone for more "natural viewing ...

IT&Software Google's Duplex AI could soon be running call centres
Author: 0 Google's Duplex AI could soon be running call centres

According to The Information , Google has taken an interest in using Duplex to replace human workers at call centres. Backlash eventually made Google promise that Duplex will tell people they are speaking with AI , but the company still has a way to go to ease everyone's worries.

IT&Software Comparing the 2019 Cleveland Cavaliers to the LeBron-less 2011 Cavs
Author: 0 Comparing the 2019 Cleveland Cavaliers to the LeBron-less 2011 Cavs

The same can be said about McGee, Caldwell-Pope and Stephenson's respective contracts but it does seem as though the Lakers paid a premium on players that other teams weren't bending over backward to sign. Many NBA fans might remember the iconic highlight of Stephenson blowing into James' ear during the 2014 Eastern Conference Finals. Furthermore, it was only a year ago that Kyrie Irving demanded to be traded out of Cleveland to become the main attraction in Boston.

IT&Software Software Developers are Scanning the Inboxes of Gmail Users
Author: 0 Software Developers are Scanning the Inboxes of Gmail Users

According to the Wall Street Journal , Google does little to police developers that gain access to inboxes by offering email-based services such as price comparisons or other tools. Giving developers access to your data might part of the terms of service - whether that's for tech giants like Google or Facebook, or 20-person startups - but people often don't realize just exactly they're agreeing to.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 sending users private pictures to people

The issue isn't specific to one mobile carrier alone, and users from different operators reported the same problem. Reports of the unprecedented fault emerged on Reddit and Samsung help forums this week , with one man claiming his entire photo gallery of at least 50 images had been sent to his girlfriend as he slept.

IT&Software Epic Have Already Turned Off Fortnite Battle Royale's New Playground Mode
Author: 0 Epic Have Already Turned Off Fortnite Battle Royale's New Playground Mode

We'll update you with any additional information on Monday, July 2. The new mode of play was removed Wednesday to the chagrin of many players. We are holding the release until next week to continue hammering away this weekend. The back and forth between Epic and fans has been slightly confusing, as Epic said on Thursday that they had "made major improvements to our matchmaking service in order to handle the amount of you wanting to hop in the Playground LTM", according to the official ...

IT&Software Apple and Samsung Finally Settle Design Patent Dispute
Author: 0 Apple and Samsung Finally Settle Design Patent Dispute

Samsung would need to make an additional payment to Apple of almost $140 million if the verdict was upheld. The most recent development prior to this came in late-May when Samsung was ordered to pay $ 539 million in damages. "It is important that we continue to protect the hard work and innovation of so many people at Apple", Apple had said in a statement at the time . The three design patents in the case apply to the shape of the iPhone's black screen with rounded edges and a ...

IT&Software Microsoft Unveils 'Halo Infinite' Announcement Trailer at E3
Author: 0 Microsoft Unveils 'Halo Infinite' Announcement Trailer at E3

Three years later, Xbox's backward compatibility for older games has become one of the console's defining features. Fans of the incredible Halo series of games for Xbox will likely be blown away by the fact that Microsoft has been teasing a brand new installment in that franchise, which goes by the name of Halo Infinite .

IT&Software Is Fortnite Cross Play on Nintendo Switch?
Author: 0 Is Fortnite Cross Play on Nintendo Switch?

It's important to note that the Switch version of Fortnite only features the free Battle Royale mode and not the PvE-centric Save the World campaign. Then, sign into your PS4 Epic Games account on the official site, head into the account section, and change your username to anything. Interestingly, there was also no mention of cross-platform play between the Nintendo Switch and any of the other platforms it is available on.

IT&Software Xiaomi Unveils MIUI 10 in India
Author: 0 Xiaomi Unveils MIUI 10 in India

The 3GB RAM + 32GB storage variant will be for Rs 9,999 while the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage of the Redmi Y2 is for Rs 12,999. It is a device that tries to strike a fine balance between different features - and as such makes certain compromises that may not go down well with most users.

IT&Software Leaked Images Claim to Show Off Google's Pixel 3 XL
Author: 0 Leaked Images Claim to Show Off Google's Pixel 3 XL

On the back, the Pixel 3 XL will be one of the few single-camera devices for 2018 in the flagship category. Also on the phone's back is a mysterious circular logo that has been used on Google prototypes in the past. And finally, the most significant change compared to last year's hardware is that Google apparently moved the SIM card tray to the bottom of the handset.

IT&Software Apple's giving a new camera (and some tongue) to Messages and Memoji
Author: 0 Apple's giving a new camera (and some tongue) to Messages and Memoji

It isn't simply the system elements like the dock and window chrome that are going dark, Apple's native apps now plug into the dark theme as well as apps which are built with the latest MacOS APIs in mind. ■ Apple is also planning an update to ARKit , its platform for developers to build augmented-reality experiences on iPhones and iPads, which it announced a year ago.

IT&Software Apple takes potshot at Facebook with Safari privacy features
Author: 0 Apple takes potshot at Facebook with Safari privacy features

Apple is closing in on Facebook by hitting its weakest point: privacy. As pointed out by The Wall Street Journal for instance, new privacy tools in Safari will limit the personal data that apps like Facebook can collect. The iOS 12 operating system, which will be rolled out later this year, will also include group FaceTime chats for up to 32 people at a time and animated emojis that look like a user, also called "Memojis".

IT&Software New Blackberry Key 2 phone to be launched this Thursday June 7
Author: 0 New Blackberry Key 2 phone to be launched this Thursday June 7

It will come with a screen resolution of 1080×1620 pixel and a 3:2 aspect ratio. Meanwhile, around front there is an 8MP camera. From the images, we can see that the handset will feature a square-ish screen design as opposed to the elongated screens that are prevalent on smartphones in the market everywhere.

IT&Software IOS 12 for iPhone and iPad: Everything you need to know
Author: 0 IOS 12 for iPhone and iPad: Everything you need to know

If the universal app support rumours between Apple computer and mobile systems are true, developers will only need to write one app for both platforms instead of re-writing the code for another. Apple itself is staying tight-lipped for the time being. These "digital health" tools will break down the time spent using the phone and its individual apps.

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