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by | June 06, 2018 | 12:03

No location has been confirmed, though the inclusion of John Denver's Take Me Home, Country Roads suggests a setting in the state of West Virginia. There could be a lot less to discover, or visit, as semi-stable hub-cities like Fallout 3's Megaton or Fallout 4's Diamond City are a long way off being built.

by | June 06, 2018 | 10:31

Software chief Craig Federighi said iOS 12 could carry out simple tasks - such as opening apps - up to twice as fast as its predecessor, iOS 11 . Apple also may introduce new ways to help people manage their health and assist apps in the use of augmented reality - the blending of digital images and information with a physical setting through the camera.

by | June 06, 2018 | 07:27

However, this new model of Samsung would come with an enhanced camera and processor . The Note 9 reveal is a full two weeks earlier than last year's Note unpacked event. AR Emojis, Samsung's take on Apple Animojis were released with their flagship phones. Talking about the display , this phone features a 5.5-inch HD (1280x720) Super AMOLED display with 16:9 aspect ratio and 2.5D curved glass.

by | June 06, 2018 | 07:14

Though the top and side bezels are indeed slim the bottom one is rather chunky - but Asus has made a feature out of it with a substantial ROG logo and placing the webcam and microphones there. It can also be utilized in multiple modes, including phone and tablet mode, docked mode (with screen hookups), and a dual-screen handheld mode. If that's not enough, there's even an AeroActive Cooler which you can attach to the back of the ROG Phone .

by | June 06, 2018 | 04:33

Ok, it may not be a free new vehicle, but on Monday, Google announced that its massively updated new Gmail would launch to general availability (GA) in July . A couple of months ago Google revealed that Gmail was going to be getting a huge makeover, and in late April, users finally started getting the option to try out that interface.

by | June 05, 2018 | 23:02

One of the newest features is that players will be able to customize their own weapons, which can gain in strength and firepower over time. Reportedly, players' actions in the City will shape both it and the zone of the same name that it's located in, which will shape it from week to week based upon what players have accomplished.

by | June 05, 2018 | 20:06

The Alphabet Inc. company has a new Dashboard for Android phones that lets people monitor how long they're using other apps and reminds them to take a break. Going forward, any new notifications will be grouped by app and appear in a numbered stack on the lock screen. Closing off the iOS 12 presentation was the unveiling of Memoji - personalised emoji based on a user's appearance which can be customised - and FaceTime upgrades.

by | June 05, 2018 | 19:42

Users will fins Google News , Voice Memos and Home on their Macs come fall. If you're looking at a new image in a web browser, you can drag that image out onto the desktop to save it, and it will automatically move into the right Stack .

by | June 05, 2018 | 19:16

You can now challenge any of your friends to an exercise competition, which will compare your tracking stats to your friends'. As you and your friends make progress, you will receive notifications on your watch to let you know if you're winning or losing.

by | June 05, 2018 | 16:03

Certain Telegram features , like stickers, have stopped working. From the middle of April instant messenger users could not update it to the latest version. "We are continuing our efforts to resolve the situation". Neither Steam nor Apple commented last week on why the app was rejected, and neither responded to requests for comment on Monday about whether the new App Store rules were indeed aimed at Steam.

by | June 05, 2018 | 15:55

Of course, the Snapdragon 850 is expected to be substantially better than the Snapdragon 835 that is now in use with Always Connected PCs . As we reported few days back, Qualcomm today officially announced the Snapdragon 850 mobile platform for Windows 10 Always Connected PCs .

by | June 05, 2018 | 06:32

Facebook, according to The Times , signed agreements with Apple , Blackberry , Microsoft and Samsung over the last 10 years - providing them access to users' data. "I would never have imagined that this might even be happening secretly via deals with device makers". "These can be used to track you, whether you click on them or not".

by | June 05, 2018 | 05:45

Among them: A new " dark mode " for macOS , the operating system powering iMac desktops and MacBook laptops. "Users can also explore new Create, Work, Play and Develop tabs to find the ideal app for a specific project or goal - from music, video and photography apps to business utilities and games".

by | June 05, 2018 | 01:22

This is the first modern iOS release that will be made available to all devices that now support iOS 11. The new software will be make iOS devices faster and more responsive , he said. Apple wants its digital assistant Siri to do more. An activity report will now let you see how much you use of an app each day. Siri Shortcuts Siri Shortcuts deliver a new, much faster way to get things done with the ability for any app to work with Siri .

by | June 04, 2018 | 23:18

Microsoft executives pledged Monday that GitHub would remain open to all developers, and engineers who used it would be able to upload any code and export it to any cloud platform, not just to Microsoft's. Open-source programming enables designers to tinker with, enhance, and offer code - an approach that undermined Microsoft's plan of action. One person familiar with the situation explained that this evolved into a discussion around an acquisition, giving Microsoft nearly direct access ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 23:13

Earlier NV reported that Apple patents new facial recognition technology, which will include biometric scanning of veins of the user. Since 2014, Apple has been working with HID Global , a security identity company, to give iPhone capabilities via NFC chip to unlock the offices and buildings.

by | June 04, 2018 | 22:47

You'll also be able to trade Pokemon with other players, though Masuda did not comment on whether the Let's Go games would be compatible with other Pokemon games (past or future) or Pokemon Bank. Pokemon Quest is vastly different from pretty much every Pokemon game we've seen before it, from the way it simplifies progression to its unique art style, which renders the Pokemon in blocky models reminiscent of Minecraft .

by | June 04, 2018 | 22:31

This includes a "Cash Bonus" for the game's Story Mode, an Outlaw Survival Kit and a War Horse mount. First is the War Horse , which Rockstar says has "greater courage and stamina than the average steed". Grand Theft Auto Online players immediately get GTA$500,000. As an added incentive, all digital pre-orders for Red Dead Redemption 2 will also include a bonus for GTA Online in the form of additional GTA$: the standard version will gift players with $500K, the Special Edition with ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 22:09

The Xcode 10 app in the 30 second leaked video has a dark theme, with icons in the dock also having a darker look. In the current dark mode on macOS , which is available under System Preferences and General settings, it applies only to the dock and menu bar.

by | June 04, 2018 | 21:32

Looks like Apple is following on Google's path that eventually will lead users to get a better phone-life balance. iOS 12 is expected toinclude performance improvements, redesigned basic apps (like Stocks), new Animoji and a greater focus on augmented reality.

by | June 04, 2018 | 16:42

Facebook responded to the piece with a post called 'Why We Disagree with The New York Times .' In it, the company says that APIs were provided to allow access to Facebook on a range of devices, and that this is a very different situation to Cambridge Analytica .

by | June 04, 2018 | 15:00

According to Bloomberg , Apple will introduce a new set of digital wellbeing features for iOS users at its Worldwide Developer Conference ( WWDC ) in San Jose on Monday. But with a 1 billion iPhone user base under its belt, Apple will surely look to catch up its voice assistant with newer and more AI-enabled features so as to compete with Amazon's Alexa and the Google Assistant.

by | June 04, 2018 | 11:23

In any case, we will be sure to keep you abreast of updates as the story develops. GitHub has been hunting for a new CEO for the last nine months, after co-founder Chris Wanstrath announced his intentions to step down. In early May, Microsoft revealed a new partnership with GitHub that was meant to bring the power of Azure DevOps services to GitHub users. The actual terms of the deal remain unknown.

by | June 04, 2018 | 08:32

There will most likely be one eventually, but whether it will appear at WWDC is questionable as Apple doesn't normally announce hardware at the event. Additionally, a Digi times report claims that Apple has a new entry 13-inch MacBook model planned with the same Retina display as the existing 13.3-inch MacBook Pro.

by | June 03, 2018 | 23:27

That means there will be more weapons to pick up and you'll gather materials faster, but you'll be pressed for time as the storm will shrink at a faster rate as well. Second through fifth place winners take home 13,500 V-Bucks, and anyone else throughout 100th place will get a whopping 7,500 V-Bucks. It's unclear at this juncture if Fortnite Switch would include Save the World mode along with Fortnite Battle Royale.