Electronics

by | November 22, 2018 | 15:44

For those who still haven't been able to get their hands on Microsoft's console, there's some great news as Prima Interactive, the leading distributor of interactive products in South Africa, including the Xbox, have announced their Black Friday deals .

by | November 22, 2018 | 02:46

Online shopping behemoth Amazon shocked many customers Wednesday - just hours ahead of its big Black Friday sale - with news of a personal information leak. Among its own sellers, some took to the company's forums to complain about Amazon's tight-lipped handling of the matter. It doesn't explain when the error occurred, how long information was exposed or if it was accessed by anyone.

by | November 21, 2018 | 23:20

That said, you don't have to say, "Hey Siri, OK Google". Google's latest Assistant update on iOS is packing quite the integration. Shortcuts allow third-party apps to make use of Apple's voice assistant by tying trigger phrases to certain functions within the app.

by | November 21, 2018 | 23:17

To start using the services, the user needs to link Skype with their Alexa account and then follow the instructions mentioned below. Integration is simple, you connect your Skype account either in the Amazon Alexa app or via the web interface at alexa.amazon.com .

by | November 21, 2018 | 22:40

As you might be able to tell from the name and the fact that this smart display is flanked by two rather large speakers, sound quality is one of the primary focuses in the WK9. "Unlike other AI speakers where sound quality takes a back seat to the brain, the WK9 is first and foremost a high fidelity audio product that also happens to be intelligent".

by | November 21, 2018 | 17:45

In a brief community bulletin yesterday, the firm noted that the " Steam Link hardware (is) nearly gone". But the Steam Link app , which the company hopes to replace it with, isn't quite ready yet. Instead of the little black box, Valve is going to focus on the Steam Link app for 'many leading smart phones, tablets and televisions'. Valve can let other OEMs do the hardware heavy lifting and continue to update their Steam Link software, which is more cost effective at scale.

by | November 21, 2018 | 15:33

Rebooting fixes the issue temporarily, according to various posts, while factory resetting or launching in recovery mode doesn't seem to solve the problem permanently. There is no confirmation on whether the alleged Pixel 3 Lite is also equipped with the same camera sensors. Most Android phones can't boast the best camera, best version of an operating system, and receiving timely updates all in one package.

by | November 21, 2018 | 09:56

Citing PiunikaWeb , The Verge reports that Tumblr was delisted from the iOS App Store on November 16, although it was not clear why until Tumblr released a statement on Monday explaining the situation. On Monday evening, it was confirmed that the reason was due to alleged problems with "child sexual exploitation and abuse" on the platform, which managed to slip through Tumblr's filters.

by | November 21, 2018 | 05:37

A third stated: "Not working won't let me post in Glasgow". It's been another rough one for Facebook . Facebook and Instagram , sister social media platforms and addiction of many a people around the world are experiencing an outage in many parts of the world.

by | November 20, 2018 | 21:57

It could be the most inferior option in the three Galaxy S10 variants. To help maintain its spot at the top, and to mark the upcoming tenth anniversary of the Galaxy S lineup, Samsung has something pretty special planned for 2019, according to a report from Wall Street Journal .

by | November 20, 2018 | 14:32

Giving third-party apps your Instagram information could also be risky and your information could be compromised. Dozens of companies openly advertise apps and services promising to let Instagram users quickly boost followers and likes, including Skweezer, Incentafan, Mr.

by | November 20, 2018 | 12:14

Apple unveiled its newest iPad Pro models a few weeks ago, which come in 11-inch and 12.9-inch variations. It's simple physics that a large 10-inch tablet is going to be easier to snap than a small 5-inch phone, but thanks to a YouTube bend test and several user complaints it seems the new iPad Pros might be a little more prone to bending than anyone would like.

by | November 19, 2018 | 20:37

Earlier, The Information website reported on a security flaw that exposed some user passwords. For some reason, these passwords were also stored on Facebook's servers, however the notification said that data has been deleted and the tool was updated so it won't happen now.

by | November 19, 2018 | 07:07

Can you believe its already been five years since the PlayStation 4 launched worldwide on 15th of November in 2013? European customers can get 29% off a year's subscription to PlayStation Now during Black Friday , which means in the United Kingdom you will be paying £59.99 instead of £84.99.

by | November 19, 2018 | 04:17

This is a great video to check out if you're mulling a new tablet purchase. Even so, the video shows that it's quite easy to bend the iPad Pro, and you should be mindful about how you transport it, or where you leave it around the house. While some may feel that it should have taken more force to manage, and it's true the iPad does fold somewhat easily, this is nothing new. YouTuber JerryRigEverything put the tablet through a multi-part stress test, including the damning bend test, and he ...

by | November 18, 2018 | 09:12

But here, you'll find Amazon's Deals of the Day that are only available until 11.59pm tonight, 18th November, along with everything new that's been added today. 'We will increasingly use our voice to control devices and access media, because it is a quicker and more convenient input for many purposes than touchscreens or remote controls'.

by | November 18, 2018 | 07:58

The latest Apple iPad Pro 11-inch and 12.9-inch variant's sale will go live starting November 16 this year. They both have the same pixel density of 264 ppi. Apple has also introduced type-C USB port on both the iPads, which will support USB 3.1 Gen 2. It has six cored for graphics. The iPad Pro 12 .9-inch with Wi-Fi only will start at Rs 89,900 for the 64GB variant, 256GB version will cost Rs 1,03,900, the 512GB option will cost Rs 1,21,900.

by | November 18, 2018 | 06:15

FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel said the constellations that advanced today are evidence of a major shift in space activities, since the number of approved satellites almost equals the 8,126 objects that have been launched into space since Sputnik in 1957.

by | November 18, 2018 | 05:29

In order to connect to Pokemon Let's Go with your Pokemon Go account, you'll need to authenticate it on both games. One of the big new features of Pokemon Let's Go over on the Nintendo Switch is the game's limited but fun functionality when connected up to the hugely popular Pokemon Go for mobile.

by | November 18, 2018 | 00:08

A new report suggests that Microsoft has a new console in the works that could arrive in 2019: an Xbox One S-like console that doesn't feature a disc tray. Microsoft is moving forward very carefully with this product as it knows that a sizeable portion of its users do prefer to buy physical games and not download them.

by | November 16, 2018 | 19:38

The company stopped short, however, of saying how widespread the service is and what it hopes to achieve. The initiative will also help Netflix fend off the many competing forces in Asia who offer streaming services at a $3 dollar rate, include iFlix, now operating in 28 different countries throughout the Asian peninsula.

by | November 15, 2018 | 09:46

The present report compiles data collected from varied authoritative bodies to determines the development of each segment in the global Healthcare Artificial Intelligence market . Sections 2. Artificial Intelligence Platform Market Size by Type and Application. Focuses on the global key manufacturers , to define, describe and analyze the market competition landscape, SWOT analysis.

by | November 15, 2018 | 04:12

The trailer lasts 31 seconds, and there's quite a lot going on. Wizards and witches around the world, this is a huge day for the Harry Potter community! "Traces of magic are appearing across the Muggle world without warning and in a rather chaotic manner", the site reads.

by | November 15, 2018 | 04:14

As of 13 November 2018, Windows 10 October 2018 Update will rollout via Windows Update - but only for a few users. "Our goal is to provide everyone with only the best experiences on Windows , and we take all feedback seriously", writes Michael Fortin, Microsoft Corporate VP for Windows .

by | November 15, 2018 | 04:09

With low-light photography, some of the main challenges involve understanding the light surrounding the images (measured in lux) and second is to understand the number of frames to be captured to compensate for the light or lack thereof. Moreover, Google also shared how Night Sight works which, in a nutshell, works using AI to understand the surroundings at the night and adding light as well as balancing the colours accordingly.

by | November 15, 2018 | 02:37

In the US, OnePlus 6T Purple edition will be made available for $579 with the same 8GB/128GB internal storage configuration. OnePlus 6T has got another color edition in India. The OnePlus 6 was a great phone but diehard Android fans complained that it looked like an iPhone X clone. The hardware is simple and streamlined, providing a blank slate for its incredible software.

by | November 14, 2018 | 21:42

Combined fuel consumption is 7.5 litres per 100 km, which is great for the performance on tap. Torque distribution between the front and rear axles is fully variable, but the system does have a rearward bias which is particularly prominent when the driver has selected either the Sport or Sport+ driver experience control mode.

by | November 14, 2018 | 21:32

It should also help deliver improved photography features , such as adjusting camera settings, and faster object recognition. The Exynos 9820 should provide a big boost to gaming too, as Samsung claims its Mali-G76 MP12 GPU offers a 40% improvement in gaming performance or 35% more power efficiency.

by | November 14, 2018 | 21:26

Bethesda's New Zealand and Australian Twitter accounts have already celebrated the game's launch - access for players in other regions seems to just be a happy side effect. Just be prepared to wait a while to play if you're on a slower internet connection. Fallout 76 will be available to play at 12:01 a.m. local time.

by | November 14, 2018 | 11:09

CloudFlare's DNS resolver is different from your ISP's or other DNS alternatives like Google Public DNS and Cisco OpenDNS in that it's focused on privacy and speed first. The app will allow mobile users to safely browse the internet by accessing the free DNS service. With the new app version, you will notice Cloudflare has been optimized to run on mobile.

by | November 13, 2018 | 22:05

The Microsoft Store has started to take pre-orders for its Surface Go with LTE. Last week Microsoft added an extra configuration to the Surface Go lineup. Surface keyboards for all models will be available separately and cost between $130 for a plastic Type cover and $160 for an Alcantara-covered Type cover.

by | November 13, 2018 | 09:16

I've spent some hands-on time with Spider-Man and can attest that it lives up to the hype-there's really never been a more delightful Spider-Man game, and it's certainly leaps and bounds ahead of the Atari 2600 version released in 1985 by Parker Brothers (we've a long way in gaming, folks).

by | November 13, 2018 | 09:16

Pokemon + Ryan Reynolds = match made in movie heaven?! Detective Pikachu stars Justice Smith as a 21-year-old boy named Tim who teams up with a talking, crime-solving Pikachu to solve mysteries, including the disappearance of his father.

by | November 12, 2018 | 20:56

There is no indication as to how many units are faulty, but Apple states that the screen "does not respond or responds intermittently to touch", or that the display reacts "even though it was not touched". The iPhone went on sale last November and was discontinued when the iPhone XS and iPhone XR models were introduced in September. In June, Apple said it would offer free replacements for the keyboards in some MacBook and MacBook Pro models.

by | November 12, 2018 | 17:09

Expect Epic's numbers to only increase as word of the game spreads in South Korea and additional systems come online over the holidays. Based on a report from VG24/7 , Epic was true to its word, as the game has apparently been doing a heck of a lot of growing over the past nine months.