Electronics

by | September 18, 2018 | 23:48

Social media platform, Twitter today announced that it would be giving more control to its 336 million users by converting their timeline into a pure reverse chronological feed. Not everyone was a fan of the algorithmic timeline, though, and in a surprise decision, Twitter announced that it will allow users to easily switch to a view that shows the classic chronological timeline.

by | September 18, 2018 | 20:40

Compared to competing services on Xbox Live ($40 / £40 per year) or Playstation Plus ($60 / £50) Nintendo Switch Online looks like a bargain. Remasters of classic titles will also only be accessible to those with a subscription. Fortnite , which is already a free-to-play game, is available. If you were to somehow misplace or destroy your Switch or even buy another one you'll be able to find all your save files stored safely online.

by | September 18, 2018 | 18:24

JBL has released several smart displays equipped with Google Assistant. But CNBC reports Monday that Amazon is now planning to release its own Alexa-powered microwave oven , of all things - just one of eight or more unannounced devices the company will apparently sell by the end of the year.

by | September 18, 2018 | 16:40

Port-A-Fort was recently upgraded from Epic to Rare rarity, and now we know why the Fortnite developer did that. The item appears to be a legendary version of the Port-a-Fort. It is set to be a much bigger fort than the current port-a-fort provides but the exact design and layout has not been revealed. The Port-a-Fortress is "coming soon" to Fortnite , according to the message in today's in-game News tab.

by | September 18, 2018 | 02:41

There's no way to downgrade to anything older than iOS 11.4.1 which means those of you coming from an older version of iOS need to be extremely careful when and if you decide to move to iOS 12. But Should You Upgrade, Right Now, to iOS 12? Screen Time: if you're anxious about how much time you spend on your phone but you can't put your phone down without looking at a graph on your phone of the amount of time that you spend on your phone, well, do we have news for you.

by | September 18, 2018 | 02:39

A Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 smartphone has reportedly caught fire in a woman's purse in NY. However, a month later, a fresh report has now surfaced, with a woman claiming that her brand new Galaxy Note 9 burst into flames inside her purse.

by | September 17, 2018 | 22:09

The interactive image that can be tilted left and right shows an interesting inner frame on all Pixel phone colours. A new mint green colour variant with a darker shade of the colour on top and lighter at the bottom is also expected to be unveiled.

by | September 16, 2018 | 20:45

According to The Verge , Apple released the golden master build of iOS 12 on the day of the Apple event. Leaving the news until the last minutes of this year's almost two-hour presentation on Wednesday, CEO Tim Cook revealed the launch date with little fanfare, mentioning it with about as much drama as he had the update to tvOS, the operating system that powers Apple TV.

by | September 16, 2018 | 18:38

None of Apple's new iPhones feature a home button, which could mean that technology is on its way out. Just like the brand-new iPhone XS , the iPhone 8 is compatible with Qi wireless chargers. The SoC A12 boasts 6 CPU cores (two for high performance and four for support), 4 GPU cores and eight cores for the neural part. And believe me when I tell you, it succeeds.

by | September 16, 2018 | 14:30

The Razer Phone launched in November 2017 is the company's first ever smartphone. As of right now, the original Razer Phone is still the only smartphone capable of 120Hz display refresh (an fantastic feature), so we don't imagine Razer Phone 2 will ditch that.

by | September 15, 2018 | 21:18

Use the drop-down menus and sliders below to find the flawless contract plan for you. Apple iPhone XS and iPhone XS are already up for pre-orders. While a lot has been spoken and written about the three new phones that Apple has unveiled in is September 12 event, a significant development emerging out of the event has been the silent burial of some of Apple's celebrated models, including the iPhone X , which was the flagship launched a year ago.

by | September 15, 2018 | 21:10

At the moment, interested customers can head over to Airtel Online Store and purchase the iPhone X by making a down payment of Rs 35,270. The iPhone Xs features 4 GB of RAM and so does the iPhone Xs Max smartphone. Super Retina in two sizes - including the largest display ever on an iPhone. As noted by The Verge , Apple will no longer ship a Lightning-to-3.5mm dongle in the box - not even on the iPhone 8 , which Apple will continue to sell.

by | September 15, 2018 | 14:42

Apple Watch Series 4 prices start at $399 for watches with Global Positioning System and jump to $499 for watches with cellular connection. "Apple seems to be diving into heart disease first, the most common cause of death around the world, making serious moves as a health company".

by | September 15, 2018 | 09:43

He loves video games and sports, but not sports video games. However, as previously announced, Super Smash Bros . It's not the N64 Classic many of us were hoping for but if you've got a Switch and a desire to play classic games, the new wireless NES controllers are probably worth a look.

by | September 15, 2018 | 04:27

But as the assembled reporters and analysts were starting to zone out, and as Apple's stock price slipped, the company unveiled what will prove to be its sleeper hit. With a 6.5-inch screen , it's one of the biggest smartphone models on the market in any brand. The single camera at the rear is a 12-megapixel sensor with an f/1.8 aperture while the one on the front is the same as offered on iPhone XS and XS Max .

by | September 15, 2018 | 03:05

Ubisoft North America has released a new video developer diary hosted by Game Director Scott Phillips to reveal the post-launch Season Pass contents that will see the game's story continue beyond its beginning. All the DLCs: Benedict Arnold Missions, Hidden Secrets Pack and Tyranny of King George. Season Pass holders will have access to an array of goodies including two free Assassin's Creed games, and two significant storylines with three episodes each.

by | September 15, 2018 | 00:01

On Wednesday, Obsidian Black and Metallic Silver will disappear from the online configurators for the Model S, Model X, and Model 3 EVs. CEO of Tesla has previously noted how the paint shop at the Fremont factory has become a bottleneck for their ambitions production plans.

by | September 14, 2018 | 22:11

With the XR's notable features and specifications out of the way, let's talk pricing. To differentiate itself from the iPhone XS series, the XR gets the iPhone 5C treatment with a choice of six colours , namely Blue, White, Black, Yellow, Coral and Red.

by | September 14, 2018 | 21:42

Will it be part of the flagship Galaxy S series, or is Samsung bringing big camera features to one of its mid-range lines? The news comes at a time that Samsung is teasing the launch of a smartphone with four cameras for next month. Later it was asserted that this quad-camera device will not be the Galaxy F or S10. The Samsung Galaxy S9 is arguably the phones main rival in the premium smartphone market.

by | September 14, 2018 | 16:03

That has changed, as the recent September 2018 Nintendo Direct revealed that almost all of the PlayStation and PlayStation 2-era Final Fantasy games will soon release for the Nintendo Switch . During the Direct, we learned that Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition is out right now on Switch with World of Final Fantasy: Maxima making its way to the console in November.

by | September 14, 2018 | 11:31

The Halo crossover in Forza Horizon 4 made its official debut during the Forza Monthly live stream yesterday, and the experience looks just as impressive as we thought. The auto list features modern classics like the BMW Z8 from The World Is Not Enough as well as a bevy of classic Aston Martin models, including the most-featured vehicle in Bond film history - the Aston Martin DB5.

by | September 14, 2018 | 10:28

For example, when playing Super Mario Bros online, you can use a hand-shaped cursor to point out hints to your friends now playing. Originally set to launch in 2017, Nintendo ended up having to delay the service multiple times before eventually landing on the second half of September .

by | September 14, 2018 | 06:59

Gareth is very clear in his summation of the iPhone XR's camera system, which he states is "the weakest of the three phones" just announced by the American maker. Plus, it had a headphone jack. The range now starts with the iPhone 7 and is followed by the iPhone 8 and the new iPhone XS as well as iPhone XR models.

by | September 14, 2018 | 00:36

It works by transmitting live video feed onto 5-inch display monitors that are placed near the A-pillars of the cabin. Lexus claims that they provide better views of the car's surrounding even at night and in inclement weather. Lexus is dropping traditional side mirrors for sleek digital cameras in what it calls an industry-first move to improve safety, visibility and cabin solitude.

by | September 14, 2018 | 00:01

Going hand-in-hand with the news that OnePlus' next handset won't have a 3.5mm headphone jack, the company has just unveiled a new set of headphones: the Type-C Bullets that connect via USB-C. The OnePlus 6T display will also include a "light-sensitive" fingerprint sensor embedded under the panel and a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass 6 on top for protection.

by | September 13, 2018 | 23:58

Price cuts for older models, with the home button, are also likely. Thanks to the larger display , there's a new watch face that features up to eight complications that can be customized. In Germany , the 512GB iPhone XS Max costs 1.649 euros or $1,917, a $468 difference. But that's exactly what the iPhone XR has managed to do at the 2018 iPhone launch event.

by | September 13, 2018 | 22:11

The iPhone 6S and 6S Plus were unveiled in 2015 and it was evident Apple would kill the handset sooner or later. The exclusion of these older models also omits the 3.5mm headphone jack for once and all from the iPhone lineup. Here are all the Apple devices that have received price cut after iPhone XR and iPhone XS launch. As for the iPhone11,6 identifier, this appears to be the iPhone Xs thanks to the 4GB of RAM detailed in the specifications list.

by | September 13, 2018 | 20:13

It makes sense that Apple is now ditching the 6, as the firm typically limits its lineup to the three most recent generations. The iPhone Xs and iPhone XR come with NFC with reader mode functionality just like previous iPhones from Apple.

by | September 13, 2018 | 16:41

An image of the offending pop-up was shared in a tweet by user Sean Hoffman . The user is then given the option to stick with Microsoft Edge (highlighted in blue as the default setting) or "Install anyway" - which doesn't sound alarmist at all.

by | September 13, 2018 | 15:27

The company is promising "typical networks speeds" of 300Mbps with peak speeds of 1Gbps thanks to its extensive fiber-based backhaul, extensive cell coverage and large holdings of millimeter wave spectrum for maximum bandwidth - all part of Verizon's neatly packaged 5G Ultra Wideband Network.

by | September 13, 2018 | 15:23

Google launched Inbox by Gmail nearly four years ago with innovative features not found in Gmail. Even the most recent features included in Gmail, such as "Snooze Emails", " Smart Reply ", "Hover Actions", and Follow-ups (or nudges), were initially present only on Inbox by Gmail.

by | September 13, 2018 | 13:25

Nintendo today announced it would finally be debuting the Online service for the Switch. We still aren't going to be getting a Virtual Console , though the company will be adding 20 NES games to the console, along with the option to play them in co-op.

by | September 13, 2018 | 07:35

The Pixel 3 XL with a notch isn't genuine and Google set up the entire cloak in the past few weeks. In addition, the Edge Squeeze feature which came from the Pixel 2 could also be making its way to the much-awaited Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL .

by | September 13, 2018 | 06:44

But, as rumoured beforehand, it will be more affordable than the premium models. The tech giant unveiled a new iteration of the flagship iPhone X with a 5.8in screen dubbed the iPhone XS - pronounced "ten S" rather than "excess" as well as the iPhone XS Max , which comes with a larger 6.5in screen.

by | September 13, 2018 | 03:55

That comes at a price, though. Yet here we are, and Apple's smartwatch is the most popular gadget of its kind. But Apple has doubled down on the computer-on-your-wrist look. (I was a little stressed, so the results probably wouldn't have been that accurate anyway.) The electrical heart sensor is the Series 4's most meaningful new feature, because it could actually save lives.