Electronics

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.

by | September 13, 2018 | 03:45

Part of the appeal of using the Apple Watch comes with being able to do voice commands or make calls without the hassle of picking up with your phone. More disheartening, however, is the fact that the 3.5mm audio adapter is now a standalone accessory that isn't included with new iPhone purchases.

by | September 13, 2018 | 01:28

Even miles away from the Atlantic, North Carolina residents in low-lying areas are boarding up and emptying stores. While some of the computer forecasting models conflicted, the latest projections more or less showed the storm shifting southward and westward in a way that suddenly put more of SC in danger and imperilled Georgia, too.

by | September 12, 2018 | 22:27

Fans of both Disney and Kingdom Hearts will certainly be pleased, as the trailer introduces the classic trio to members of the Big Hero 6 universe. As far as platforms are concerned, Kingdom Hearts 3 will be limited to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One for the time being. It'll be interesting to see if it will serve as a narrative primer for the upcoming game.

by | September 12, 2018 | 22:12

The coding did not give prices of the new phones , but Apple will likely blast further past the $1,000 mark set by the 10th anniversary iPhone X a year ago, when it announces new phones at its Silicon Valley headquarters. A $699 version is unlikely and wouldn't be good for earnings, Hall added. Apple unveiled new versions of its iPhone on Wednesday as the tech giant looks to new models to offset sagging demand for smartphones.

by | September 12, 2018 | 20:21

This year, the new models will likely be available for purchase much closer to their announcement date. Well, it looks like the speculation over the names of the new iPhones is over. Succeeding MacBook Air, it will be a lower-cost laptop with a 13-inch display. It's rumoured that Apple has ditched the home button on this tablet with this allowing the United States technology firm to push the display closer to the edge and reduce those bezels.

by | September 12, 2018 | 17:54

While every year sees the arrival of a new iPhone, Apple's September 12th Event is expected to be something special with the arrival of three new iPhones , a new Apple Watch , iPad Pro and finally a new version of the MacBook Air.

by | September 12, 2018 | 13:24

On using the app, 9to5mac.com found it had created a zip file which, when opened, contained browser history, Google search information, and a "file containing a complete list of all apps installed on the system, including information about where they were downloaded from, whether they are 64-bit compatible and their code signature".

by | September 12, 2018 | 10:09

Last year, Apple had a change of heart last year and launched the new iPhone models nearly immediately after the India availability. We probably won't see any Beats-branded devices , though, if the rumor mill is any indicator. It is expected to be a grander form of the iPhone X with a 6.5-inch screen, around an inch bigger than the screen of the iPhone 8 Plus . Alleged leaks of the Pixel 3 point to a large notch.

by | September 11, 2018 | 20:03

Tesla was already under pressure before the note. He said the reduced choices would "simplify manufacturing". Elon Musk is scrambling to ramp up Model 3 production fast enough to turn a profit - and use that money for looming debt payments.

by | September 11, 2018 | 18:34

The consensus expectation is that the new LCD iPhone will be priced between US$699 and US$749, Goldman Sachs analyst Rod Hall wrote Friday in a note to investors. It could also feature an OLED display. According to current information, the iPhone XC would still cost around $700 and would, therefore, be just as expensive as the iPhone 8.

by | September 11, 2018 | 12:42

OnePlus" tweet, which gives a teaser video of this feature, was posted with the statement "Incoming: "Top Secret Message". The OnePlus 6T - the follow up to the One Plus 6 - will reportedly launch with a new feature known as Screen Unlock.

by | September 10, 2018 | 15:55

The leaked iPhone 9 page from Apple's website shows all the colour variants of the iPhone 9, out of which the confirmed variants are the Space Grey, Red, Spicy Orange and Cobalt Blue. The rumored gold finish for the OLED models and the brightly color cases for the 6.1-inch LCD iPhone aren't present on the site. And lastly, the 6.1-inch iPhone or iPhone XC is tipped to be priced $860, which is roughly around Rs 62,000.

by | September 10, 2018 | 12:35

Given the large number of theories regarding the new iPhone items, quite odd that nobody is considering the option of iPhone IX (9). The event is scheduled for September 12 , and pressure is mounting for the tech giant to top its special-edition iPhone X launch a year ago.

by | September 10, 2018 | 05:57

When Treyarch first announced the mode at E3 this past June, the studio said it hadn't yet settled on how many players it would support , but it seems the developer has now decided on a player count-at least, for the mode's beta test. The beta is set to kick off on September 10 exclusively for PlayStation 4 owners, as part of a private beta for those that pre-ordered the game. The trailer was released on Thursday, September 6 on the Call of Duty Twitter account with the tagline of ...

by | September 09, 2018 | 23:18

Yesterday Microsoft announced it will roll out a free service to help ensure new versions of Windows 10 are compatible with a firm's existing apps, but only to Enterprise and Education editions of Windows 10. On the official blog post announcing the release, Microsoft mentions some of the app-related updates the company shipped in the recent weeks, including things like Sticky Notes 3.0, inking support in Microsoft To-Do , and a new update to Snip & Sketch.

by | September 09, 2018 | 23:10

The community is, however, aiming to abandon the requirement of the Orbot app in the stable release of Tor Browser for Android. Orfox uses the same source code and has the Tor Project's approval, but will be wound down in 2019 when the Tor Android brower - which is now in alpha - takes hold.

by | September 09, 2018 | 22:13

A sequel to the Razer Phone has been recently confirmed , but that's not the only good news for the company that specializes in gaming accessories. If you're into mobile gaming and content consumption, the 120Hz refresh rate-capable display will blow your mind, a 4,000mAh battery will keep your phone chugging along, and its stereo speakers are some of the best we've heard on a smartphone.

by | September 09, 2018 | 21:44

Today, UL, the company behind 3DMark, has released a statement saying that they have confirmed AnandTech's findings and are proceeding to delist a number of Huawei phones from its benchmark leaderboards. UL rules require a device to run the benchmark as if it were any other application. Huawei smartphones use advanced technologies such as AI to optimize the performance of hardware, including the CPU, GPU and NPU.

by | September 09, 2018 | 20:46

Furthermore, alongside the new Pixel phones, Google may release a wireless charging stand called the Pixel Stand on October 9. The event will kick off at 11 AM Eastern Time. The highlight is widely expected to be the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL , but Google likely has more hardware to unveil . Its Pixel 3 XL sibling however has a pretty substantial cutout on its forehead.

by | September 09, 2018 | 18:49

While these leaked pictures are certainly interesting it's hard to speculate on what exactly you would use 5 lenses for. But if we go with the words of more reliable source, Hikari Calyx, then it is a real thing. It also has an URL link, which takes us to ze.media, which we believe will broadcast the launch event. We don't really see the 5 cameras on the leaked image, but instead we see 2 cameras, a single white dot which we presume is the LED flash, and three black dots.

by | September 09, 2018 | 16:49

Following the update, Android players will have access to VOIP, which will let you communicate with your team directly in-game. Once a player picks up a jewel , they will become visible to everyone in the game for 30 seconds and move 10 percent slower, but will gain health and shields over time.

by | September 08, 2018 | 23:56

In the future, BMW says the assistant will also be able to alert drivers to potential issues, like the tire pressure being low, share fuel-saving tips and arrange appointments with a service center. Dieter May , Senior Vice President Digital Products BMW Group, saying, " BMW's Intelligent Personal Assistant combines with the new BMW Operating System 7 .0 to create a brand new, digital form of interaction with your BMW that redefines the whole driving experience".

by | September 08, 2018 | 20:20

The user seems to also have spotted a Speck case for the upcoming 6.5-inch OLED iPhone model, which was recently rumoured to get the 'iPhone Xs Max' name, instead of iPhone Xs Plus. And for those who prefer a smaller handset, will we finally get an update to the ageing-but-likeable iPhone SE? Now in a another set of leaks coming from Germany, prices of the iPhone Xs series have been revealed online.

by | September 08, 2018 | 18:30

Tesla's newly hired chief accounting officer abruptly resigned on Tuesday, the company has disclosed in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission . In the first quarter of this year, the company lost Morton's predecessor, Eric Branderiz, and Susan Repo, who was treasurer and vice-president of finance.

by | September 08, 2018 | 16:55

However, the coach, himself, has cleared the air and admitted that the Real Madrid defender would be Spain's skipper. Spain will play against England in the UEFA Nations League on Saturday. Los Blancos , under new coach Lopetegui, have won their opening three league games, including 4-1 wins at Girona and at home to Leganes. "A lot of times we are more focused on the machines instead of communicating and speaking with our teammates".

by | September 08, 2018 | 10:54

Mr Ma, who will be 54 on Monday, has a net personal wealth of $40bn, making him the third richest person in China, according to the 2017 Forbes' China rich list . It owns a stake in China's hugely popular Twitter-like Weibo platform and in 2015 it bought the South China Morning Post newspaper. The company, still headquartered in his hometown, initially allowed businesses to sell products to each other online but soon morphed into China's largest online retail market.

by | September 08, 2018 | 07:38

Tesla Inc shares fell almost nine percent on Friday as the resignation of its chief accounting officer after just a month at work spooked investors amid another social media storm around billionaire chief executive Elon Musk . This is all bad news if you work for one of Elon Musk's companies or care about him as a person. The appearance was the latest unorthodox move by Musk, who has often surprised investors with brash and unpredictable behavior as Tesla has sought to live up to ...