Electronics

by | February 19, 2018 | 09:25

Interestingly, there's now information on the display that LG is using for the upcoming handset. It will show off a flagship phone but only as a new variant of the LG V30 ready with AI features. RAM is said to be 4GB and is paired with 64GB of storage. The new smartphone will, however, incorporate a new 'MLCD+' display - claimed to offer brightness (800nits) with lower power consumption (decrease of 35% vs standard IPS LCD).

by | February 19, 2018 | 06:38

This will include removing the View Image button . Google has again made changes to the work of its search engine: this time here has disappeared the button "View image" ("Open in full") when searching for a particular image. You can view images directly on Startpage and images do get opened through a proxy so that your IP address is not revealed to the site hosting the image.

by | February 19, 2018 | 05:02

Investors seem to be very interested in what happens to the stocks of these two companies but do investors favor one over the other? A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for MSFT producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 1.72% and for the month booked as 1.37%.

by | February 18, 2018 | 12:34

Other popular messaging apps like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Outlook for iOS, and Gmail , are also cut off. You can see the unsafe letter in the tweet below. Apple has responded to the discovery of the bug, and says that a fix will soon be coming via a minor iOS update . The bug also affects platforms other than the iPhone , such as the Apple Watch .

by | February 18, 2018 | 12:21

You can also specifically look at games that are discounted by a certain amount-either 50% or 75%-if you're hunting for the best deals, as well as things that can be purchased with the money available in your Steam Wallet. Consumers can also filter by whether a game is in Early Access, is available for purchase ahead of release or VR-only. For example, some games have a Deluxe Edition or multiple Starter Pack options that make the offer more complicated.

by | February 17, 2018 | 23:33

The photo from Tom's Guide shows markings from the Sonos One's feet that outline the speaker's box shape, but aren't as pronounced as the ring the HomePod leaves. The company went on to suggest that if customers are unhappy about the marks they should not place the speaker on wooden furniture: "If you're concerned about this, we recommend placing your HomePod on a different surface".

by | February 17, 2018 | 22:18

Remember a few days ago I told you Google was going to make changes to Google Image Search because of the Getty Images legal spat and deal they closed recently? Right-clicking on the particular image there followed by selecting " view image " option is all that the user needs to do to download it to their devices.

by | February 17, 2018 | 13:45

There are also rumours of other bodystyles making an appearance in the future, and we could potentially be seeing a shooting brake and small SUV version... Sport mode enhances throttle responses, enables faster acceleration - from a standstill and at speed - and adapts the steering to offer additional weight and more decisive responses to driver inputs.

by | February 17, 2018 | 13:32

Although short phrases are generally immune from copyright claims, the writers argued that combining the two thoughts was original enough to warrant protection. A lawyer for the two plaintiffs reportedly disagreed with the judge's interpretation of the lyrics and said he should have got an expert to give their opinion.

by | February 17, 2018 | 13:29

Motorola will also be bundling a Moto Turbopower Pack Mod for free along with the device. Based on the aforementioned Moto E5 Play render that leaked the other day, we could see Motorola hold an event on April 3rd to unveil some of the new 2018 Moto lineup.

by | February 17, 2018 | 13:30

Capcom's Monster Hunter World is getting a whole lot better with some new Street Fighter V content being added to the third-person title. However, different versions of the series on Switch, such as Monster Hunter XX , will still be explored.

by | February 17, 2018 | 10:31

On the north side of the city, Julia Hernandez said she felt like she was "in a boat" as the ground swayed beneath her feet. When I opened my eyes, I saw her eyes in terror. The civil protection authorities activated protocols to review possible damage. “In Juchitan it felt very strong, there was panic among the population, who chose to leave their homes in the memory left by the natural disaster last September.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:02

Users can now use more than 1,000 new skills that have been added to the Alexa Skills Store in India since it went live on 31st October 2017. Coming to Echo Plus, the smart speaker also doubles as a smart hub, which makes it easier to connect to compatible smart home devices.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:54

SpaceX could launch the first two demonstration satellites of its proposed network of satellites as early as Saturday, according to documents filed with the Federal Communications Commission . In previous filings with the FCC, Patricia Cooper, SpaceX's vice president for satellite government affairs, explained that developing a satellite system is "highly proprietary and may take several years to finalize, during which time the operators hold details as highly confidential for ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:27

At the time, it was the largest and most successful individual product launch in Taco Bell's history. Ells said in a statement that Niccol would bring "expertise in digital technologies, restaurant operations and branding" to the embattled burrito chain "as we seek to enhance our customer experience, drive sales growth and make our brand more relevant".

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:12

It'll be interesting to see how many women opt-in for the new Tinder service and whether it causes blokes to migrate to another app as a result. Meanwhile, on Bumble , the dating app that was launched by Tinder co-founder Whitney Wolfe Herd, who also happened to sue the company for sexual harassment and discrimination when she left, only women can start conversations.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:04

Ahead of the launch, tipster Evan Blass has put out images of Nokia 1 and Nokia 7 Plus on Twitter . The original Nokia 7 offered respectable mid-range specs, with a Snapdragon 630, 4GB of RAM, and a 1080p display on board. The phone isn't actually official, but Nokia might unveil it at MWC 2018 later this month. Talking about the specifications , the Nokia 6 is up of 6000-series aluminium unibody, which makes it the most robust smartphone in this price range.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:33

Cook, 57, has been CEO since succeeding Steve Jobs in 2011. While Apple gives no official sales figures, the product thought to be leading the wearables boom is the Apple Watch . Asked about diversity, Cook said half of Apple's hires previous year were either female or underrepresented minorities. He said that "passing the baton" is one of his important role.

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:24

That hasn't happened, however, and the Mirror says that Sunday's defeat at St James' Park "exposed their underlying vulnerability at the back". League leaders Manchester City now hold a 16 point advantage over United who now must be concerned with the clubs below them that are chasing the Champions League spots in the table.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:33

The court convicted Choi Soon Sil of abuse of power, bribery and other crimes and imposed an 18 billion won ($17 million) fine on her. Choi was largely unknown to the South Korean public until a series of revelations in late 2016 disclosed how she allegedly pulled government strings from the shadows, editing presidential speeches and wielding influence over government personnel even though she held no official government position.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:03

Japan's Kei Saito becomes the first athlete to be excluded from this year's Winter Olympics for failing a doping test. Japan's chef de mission Yasuo Saito said that Kei Saito had a doping test at a January 29 training camp for the Games and had tested negative.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:17

The airport will be shut all day and all flights are cancelled, affecting up to 16,000 passengers, a spokeswoman said . Among the passengers affected were Tottenham Hotspur soccer fans heading to Italy for a Champions League match against Italian team Juventus.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:50

Malmo University and Lund University in Sweden, among other Swedish education institutions, were also affected by the hack. "The injected mining code was obfuscated, but when converted from hexadecimal back to ASCII it spelled out the necessary magic to summon Coinhive's stealthy JavaScript miner to the page", writes the Register .

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:22

Bloomberg's Mark Gurman, whose sources have proven generally reliable, is reporting that Apple will be holding back some of the more ambitious features in iOS 12 to focus instead on polish and reliability. So even if Google (googl) and Android manufacturers such as Samsung (ssnlf) often beat Apple to the punch when it came to releasing new features, such as multitasking or predictive typing, Apple devotees could at least say that their platform would do it right when it got round to ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:37

A final equation of 37 from the last three overs was theoretically achievable but when Boult toppled Jordan and Plunkett with consecutive yorkers, the issue was settled. With New Zealand aiming to bounce back from their loss against Australia when they take on England in Wellington on Tuesday, Williamson admitted that the 10-day break has been extremely beneficial for all the players.

by | February 15, 2018 | 05:47

The report reads: "The HomePod's bass was a bit boomy and overemphasized". The Google Home Max , which costs $400, and the Sonos One , which costs $200, manages to slightly exceed the HomePod's sound quality, according to Consumer Reports .

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:52

Now we all wait with baited breath for MWC... Including better performance, more RAM, and a redesigned fingerprint scanner in an easier to reach location. The leaked DeX Pad, the probable successor to last year's DeX, can be utilised to convert the Galaxy S9 into a touchpad or keyboard for a PC. Basically, DeX Pad will turn your device into a personal computer.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:45

Well, these are just the leaked specifications of Redmi Note 5 and the actual specification of the phone will be uncovered on 14th February. It also has a satellite speaker to work with, but we need to wait a little longer to know more about its working until we put it to test ourselves.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:33

Bloomberg also reports Android P will provide official support for camera notches, like the ones found on both the Essential Phone and the iPhone X . Google Pixel units usually get first dibs on the latest features of the Android O/S. Given that most phones have to wait to receive new Android updates, the "P" in Android P will essentially stand for Pixel.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:31

Alphabet Inc's Google is raising the price of its YouTube TV online service for new customers as it adds channels from Time Warner Inc's Turner , National Basketball League and Major League Baseball, the company said Wednesday. And the service will soon be available in over 100 markets, a huge increase over previous year. Customers in areas where YouTube TV is available can still sign up at the $35 per month price and lock in that rate before the price hike in March.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:35

With four AAA titles now in development at Deep Silver, THQ Nordic is looking forward to their success and eventual profitability. In a note to press, THQ Nordic said it has no plans to restructure Deep Silver, which hopefully means jobs are safe (there are 150 people now at Volition, for example), and Koch Media will continue to operate as a separate entity within the THQ Nordic group.

by | February 14, 2018 | 20:29

It isn't exactly a secret that the USA government has a certain hesitancy when it comes to phones made by Chinese companies, but today, we're seeing some top security official state that apprehensiveness outright. Earlier in February, we had reported that at least two bills were being proposed to push for a ban on Chinese companies, including Huawei, ZTE, Datang, and others.

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:47

We'll see it in the metal at the 2018 Geneva motor show . But, as these pictures show, the X4's genes are obvious from the front, with the grille, bumper and LED headlights identical to the X3's. Both models feature twin exhaust tips. However, for now, mainstream X4s in the United Kingdom will have diesel engines. The most frugal option, and our recommended choice in the current X4, is xDrive20d, which has claimed Carbon dioxide emissions of 142g/km and fuel economy of up to 52.3mpg.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:44

Chang leaves months after HTC released its well-received 2017 flagship, the HTC U11 . HTC sold a large portion of its smartphone engineering and design team to Google in a $1.1 billion deal. HTC's note mentions nothing about a replacement for Chialin either, which also doesn't spell particularly well for the company's future in smartphones.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:38

What makes the Snapdragon X24 LTE modem announcement interesting is certainly the 2Gbps download speeds claim. Before we get there, though, we need to continue on the current path, which means maxing out the potential of 4G LTE and making all networks and all phones more efficient.