Electronics

by | July 03, 2018 | 19:56

We suggested the very same thing past year after a big Google Docs phishing scam hit Google users . But the Journal found that Google "continues to let hundreds of outside software developers scan the inboxes of millions of Gmail users who signed up for email-based services offering shopping price comparisons, automated travel-itinerary planners or other tools".

by | July 03, 2018 | 16:26

A Reddit user reported their Samsung phone sent their entire photo gallery to their girlfriend. The Samsung Messages app doesn't show any sign of sending the photos, meaning the user is completely unaware of the picture messaging. Samsung has acknowledged the issue in a statement released to U.S. outlets such as The Washington Post: "We are aware of the reports regarding this matter and our technical teams are looking into it".

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:29

OnePlus claims this layer, tied with a new film coating process, results in "a red that's more elegant, one that leaves a strong impression of quality and value". Deciding on this color was not without its challenges. It also represents an inner confidence and courage. To maintain a bright coating, the design team made a decision to include an evaporated layer of brightening film that cost around $5 to make crystal clear.

by | July 02, 2018 | 16:27

But rather than again taking on smartphones from Apple, Samsung and Google in what has so far proven to be a losing battle, the Redmond company will reportedly position this device as creating a "new and disruptive" category. Elsewhere, it is suggested that the device will " blur the lines between mobile and stationary computing ". While the device is still being designed in secret, it apparently has a wraparound display that bridges the gap of the hinge when opened.

by | July 01, 2018 | 21:44

Huh. Many rightly guessed that the next hero would be Hammond but he isn't quite what we expected. What do you think of Hero 28? He comes equipped with machine guns and a mine field for an ultimate, making Wrecking Ball a monster for mobile area denial.

by | July 01, 2018 | 21:28

The first thing mentioned in the changelog is the new option now available to group admins that enables them to choose to allow only admins to send messages to a group. Once the permission has been changed, all group participants will be notified in the group with a particular message. Admins of WhatsApp groups must provide details of all group members, and show up before authorities whenever they need details on information shared on the group, according to The Indian Express .

by | July 01, 2018 | 20:40

According to rumors earlier this year , Google is developing a subscription game streaming service that involves a hardware console. Games industry sources have been talking to Kotaku about the development of Google's Yeti project plans over recent months.

by | July 01, 2018 | 18:59

The tell tale Nissan GT-R twin tail lamps are present but look a lot more modern and a lot more sculptured than ever before. Well, the GT-R50's styling was left to Albaisa and his design teams in London and America. The special tie-up prototype vehicle is to celebrate 50 years of the GT-R and 50 years of Italdesign "shaping the automotive world". The rear appears to have a separate modular element from the rest of the auto.

by | July 01, 2018 | 18:59

The timeframe certainly lines up. The invite has an image of the S Pen button which hints at improved S Pen functionalities to be the star of the show. Aside from the increased size, there are few rumors suggesting any other dramatic changes to the phone itself, implying that the revamped S Pen could be the most revolutionary feature in the new device.

by | June 30, 2018 | 18:27

Thousands of reports of the outage have appeared on the website Down Detector. Before Comcast can come back to the bargaining table with a new offer for 21st Century Fox assets, it will likely need to get its broadband service back up and running.

by | June 30, 2018 | 17:44

The original plan was to use laser communications links between Aquila drones to provide a backbone network to provide Internet connectivity to ground stations. A second test flight of an Aquila drone, which has a wingspan roughly equivalent to a Boeing 737 and is created to be able to fly at altitudes of 60,000 to 90,000 feet, was successful in June 2017 .

by | June 30, 2018 | 13:25

It won't be too long until more and more carriers start turning on their 5G networks, so it only makes sense to assume that plenty of Android vendors will launch 5G phones soon. The rumor mill is now silent on its existence, but what seems certain about next year's OnePlus 7 is that it could be one of the first 5G smartphones to debut in 2019.

by | June 30, 2018 | 12:45

Since its launch and then nearly immediate shutdown, the Fortnite Playground status has been a constant question for many eager players. Epic Games disabled the game mode shortly after the update, saying 'we are aware of long queue times and some error messages in the Playground LTM'.

by | June 30, 2018 | 08:59

Murtazin even sheds some light on the weight of the Galaxy Note 9 and says that it has slightly heavier courtesy the 4000mAh battery. While we now know a great deal about the hardware that will go into the Galaxy Note 9 , the same can not be said about the software.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:12

As previously reported by Wheels , the 919 Evo's job is not yet done, with more lap records in Porsche's sights. That's the time put down by Timo Bernhard in the 919 Evo at the Nurburgring Nordschleife, utterly obliterating the 35-year-old record held by Stefan Bellof.

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:51

The company apologized for the disruption and said it is "working to get services restored as soon as possible". Comcast and Xfinity users across the country found internet slow or unusable and some even lost TV service. The cause of the outage is a cut fiber cable, according to the statement Comcast put out on the issue. We first noticed it as Comcast customers took to Twitter to complain, but looking at Downdetector's graphs, you can see how many sites were affected.

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:17

The new feature can help you avoid movie spoilers or divisive politics topics, without the need to unfollow certain people or Pages. Flawed feature from the start? But be warned, the feature does not block Facebook ads. The tech is called "Keyword Snooze", according to Facebook's News Feed Product Manager, Shruthi Muraleedharan. They have to click on a post that has that keyword, and click on "snooze keywords in this post".

by | June 29, 2018 | 01:35

South Dakota tried its own fix, telling online retailers to remit sales tax if they had 200 or more transactions or sales of at least $100,000 in the state each year. "But out out-of-state folks are already paying IN sales taxes". By overturning a ruling that had made much of the internet a tax-free zone, the court delivered a victory to South Dakota and effectively blessed its model of collecting sales tax from online retailers.

by | June 28, 2018 | 18:43

According to the report, Google has not indicated what caused the extended outage. As it would be nearly impossible to ignore all of the comments online from customers who are experiencing downtime, Google has acknowledged the issue and states that a fix is being worked on.

by | June 28, 2018 | 05:42

Apple senior vice president of Software Engineering Craig Federighi speaks at the Apple Worldwide Developer Conference in San Jose, California, US, June 4, 2018. "It is important that we continue to protect the hard work and innovation of so many people at Apple". Apple delivered the following statement last May when the case was first ruled on, and it referred The Verge to that statement once more.

by | June 27, 2018 | 21:49

The manufacturer did fit the SUV with a roll cage, fire suppression, and more suited Pirelli tires, as well as fit more appropriate front seats for the driver while removing the rears altogether. Inside, the Pikes Peak's black theme features more bright green highlights, appearing on the door and dash trims, the seat stitching and floor mat piping.

by | June 27, 2018 | 18:55

The Nokia 3.1 is a step down from devices like the Nokia 6 .1, but that phone is $100 more expensive. There is no getting around the fact that this is a budget phone. It's still not clear how Nokia is going to implement the face unlock , as there are ways to make it more effective and secure without needing the hardware.

by | June 27, 2018 | 16:35

Qualcomm recently launched the Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 Octa-core chipset, which is the first dedicated chipset from the United States chipset maker to Windows 10 devices. The Snapdragon 1000 chip is being built from the ground up to work in laptop devices first and foremost rather than smartphones. This means, the Qualcomm chipset will be contending against the entry-level Intel chipsets like the U series, which powers the devices like the Apple MacBook.

by | June 26, 2018 | 20:23

Developers who regularly build software for Apple's iPhone and iPad hardware now have access to the second pre-release seed of iOS 12 , iOS 12 beta 2. New social features: Apple's FaceTime video conferencing service will now let you have a conversation with up to 32 people, meaning an impromptu family or class reunion is easier than ever.

by | June 26, 2018 | 19:45

Are you interested in either of Xiaomi's new devices? The M1804E4C variant has 4GB of RAM and internal storage of 64GB storage while the M1804E4T and M1804E4A variants are listed with 3GB/4GB/6GB AM with 32GB /64GB/128GB internal storage .

by | June 26, 2018 | 00:29

Apple reportedly has big plans for its audio device lineup in 2019. It's possible that Apple could switch away from Inventec for the new model. For more details on the latest Apple rumors, head to the original report by Bloomberg here. The report says the upgraded AirPods won't be totally swim-proof and that Apple is working to improve their wireless range. These will be put out under Apple, rather than Beats, branding.

by | June 26, 2018 | 00:04

Hickey later followed up his original tweet with another one which offered a slight correction. This is a problem faced by law enforcement agencies when they encounter iPhones in the cases they're working on - as well as people trying to hack into phones for nefarious purposes - so it's little wonder that hackers are constantly trying to find a way to earn unlimited guesses at passcodes.

by | June 24, 2018 | 19:58

Republican state lawmaker Jeff Partridge, who sponsored the provision in the teacher pay measure, said he's looking forward to the "prospect of a tax cut for the citizens of South Dakota". "I would really love for our government to get behind the idea of small business and when you do something like this it does not encourage small business", Keyton said.

by | June 24, 2018 | 10:28

The video section will feature content from people users already follow on their account. The concept competes with Google's YouTube . It's not enough to be a social network in 2018 without being an advertising mill too. There are a few notable differences between the three though. This compares to Instagram video posts which are capped at the one-minute mark, or Instagram Stories which can contain 15-second long video snippets.

by | June 23, 2018 | 20:56

The company admits that a "small percentage of keyboards in certain MacBook and MacBook Pro models" may have the sticky keyboard problem, which users have been complaining about since past year. A petition circulated earlier this year calling for a formal recall , and it even sparked class-action lawsuits. Apple did not immediately return a request from this reporter for comments on whether repairs may now be done on site at stores to shorten the time customers must be without their ...

by | June 23, 2018 | 16:25

What do you think of Fortnite getting its own PS4 bundle? Now, Switch owners can play with nearly everyone: the new version of the game runs on the same Bedrock Engine that Mojang uses for the Xbox One, Windows and mobile versions of the game - and Switch owners can now play online with all of them.

by | June 23, 2018 | 15:56

This weekend, the New York Times reported that he was "instrumental" in pushing the Trump admin toward its infamous zero tolerance policies. "Implementing the border separation policy has always been part of their plan, it just took a little longer than people like Stephen Miller had hoped".

by | June 23, 2018 | 06:50

Tango used a time-of-flight camera, an IR projector, and a fish-eye motion camera to measure things, but now with an ARCore-compatible Android device , you can run the exact same app with normal smartphone hardware. The Measure app at work. As I already mentioned, the application uses the ARCore platform on supported devices. The latest update can be downloaded from the Google Play Store below.

by | June 22, 2018 | 17:59

The court decision could also be important in Florida because of the state's heavy reliance on sales-tax revenue. Forty-five of the 50 states have sales taxes . The news sent Amazon's share price tumbling. Amazon was among the biggest drags on the benchmark S&P 500 stock index. In a statement , Florida TaxWatch said it "enthusiastically applauds today's Supreme Court ruling, which will (also) have a positive impact on Florida jobs ".

by | June 22, 2018 | 17:40

Instagram is opening its doors to long-form video, making it possible for all users to upload hour-long video content that will live within the app on its new IGTV platform and a newly launched IGTV standalone app. Creators take their followers from Instagram to their new IGTV channels. The announcement was made at an event hosted by Instagram chief Kevin Systrom in San Francisco.