Sci-tech

by | July 03, 2018 | 19:58

Gmail users who signed up for "email-based services" like "shopping price comparisons", and "automated travel-itinerary planners" are most at risk of having their private messages read, The Journal reported. In other words: if you grant a company access to your email data, it may be that human employees read it. One is Return Path , an app that collects data for marketers from users' inboxes.

by | July 03, 2018 | 16:25

Users' complaints on the official Samsung forums and Reddit indicated that their Samsung devices including the more recent models Galaxy Note 8 and Galaxy S9 have been texting contacts at random without any notification. If you have a Samsung phone this would seem to be relevant information for you. Samsung commented to Business Insider , saying: "We are aware of the reports regarding this matter and our technical teams are looking into it".

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:26

The phone will be available in plenty of markets, including the US, India , and Europe, although expect a gradual launch if you can't find it just yet. There is a kind of power in red, which the OnePlus logo has always tried to articulate. In a post on their forum , OnePlus's CEO Pete Lau has detailed the new OnePlus 6 variant along with how it came to be.

by | July 02, 2018 | 16:31

Microsoft describes Andromeda as something that'll establish a "new and disruptive" device category to influence the overall Surface portfolio, change its trajectory, and redefine what's considered as PC and mobile. According to rumors , this operating system would be initially aimed at a folding smartphone or tablet hybrid that would be released under the Surface brand.

by | July 01, 2018 | 21:46

He was constantly escaping his cell and the scientists never knew why. KitGuru Says: I can imagine that once these unique spots have been figured out for Wrecking Ball's Grappling Claw , competitive play is going to be all the more interesting to watch as a result.

by | July 01, 2018 | 20:42

During this year's Game Developers Conference , Google representatives met with several well known game companies in order to hear their thoughts on the matter. Right now, any games industry domination is simply in the planning stages, according to "five people who have either been briefed on Google's plans or heard about them secondhand", Kotaku reports.

by | July 01, 2018 | 18:59

Samsung released the Galaxy S8 and S9 towards the beginning of the year, either at the MWC event or during its own standalone event . And they were right - Samsung has already teased the announcement of the next Galaxy Note device on August 9.

by | July 01, 2018 | 18:58

OnePlus confirmed it wants to be one of them. However, 5G is likely to be a major technological change in the next 3-4 years, and mobile phone manufacturers will start rolling out devices with support for the standards in the same timeframe.

by | June 30, 2018 | 21:27

Since taking the mode offline, Epic Games has been giving regular updates on their official Twitter account , a reddit thread , and their website , but have offered no prediction for when the mode will be brought back online. As previously mentioned, the limited-time Playground mode also suffered from a series of issues following its launch and still hasn't returned to the rotation.

by | June 30, 2018 | 18:32

If you would like an immediate fix, please follow the directions to reboot your Google Home or Chromecast. What prompted the problem in the first place? The outage first hit the U.S. We'll update this post when Google issues a fix. Google hasn't disclosed a reason for the glitch, although coincidentally it started just a day after the Home launched support for Spanish-language commands.

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:52

Comcast experienced a widespread outage Friday afternoon. Comcast's verified Twitter account replied to some users complaining about a lack of service. Multiple businesses, police and emergency services across the country took to social media to let customers know how they can be reached during the outage.

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:16

It allows the user to block certain words from showing up in their News Feed, essentially granting the ability to block spoilers for movies and TV shows. However, Facebook has said that it is also working on a "preemptive snooze option" as well, which may help with situations like this. The biggest drawback of the feature for now is that users can only snooze a keyword for 30 days - no more, or no less.

by | June 29, 2018 | 01:33

The Supreme Court's 5-4 ruling in favor of the changes has now been equalized. In recent years, as internet sales have become an increasingly large part of commerce, states have become both creative and aggressive in defining what constitutes a "physical presence" for this goal.

by | June 28, 2018 | 09:27

The two have taken jabs at each other over the years, with Samsung making fun of everything from the iPhone X's notch to the disappearance of the headphone jack in new Apple devices. That award was seen as a victory for Apple, which had argued in court that design was essential to the iPhone . Or were your fascinated by the battle between the world's most dominant mobile makers? In a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court threw out the US$399m decision and ordered the case to virtually ...

by | June 28, 2018 | 09:19

Bentley's Pikes Peak Bentayga was a bog standard auto with just the addition of regulation safety kit, but its 600bhp, adaptive suspension, electric 48V anti-roll control and carbon ceramic brakes conspired to crush the previous record by almost two minutes, setting a time of 10:49.9 and averaging 66.5mph through Pikes Peak's 12.42 mile, 156 turn climb.

by | June 27, 2018 | 16:36

This new mobile platform looks to be ready to challenge Intel's low power Core processors. That could be particularly attractive for laptops, but Qualcomm also appears to be testing a socketed design that would be aimed at desktops, WinFuture reported, citing materials provided to hardware developers by Qualcomm .

by | June 26, 2018 | 20:24

If you want to try the next major version of tvOS on your Apple TV, you can now download the pubic beta. Once installed, iOS 12 will automatically update as new beta versions are released, but it is important to make sure you install the updates as they arrive, as bugs are fixed on a regular basis and older versions will no longer be supported.

by | June 26, 2018 | 19:47

Xiaomi has just unveiled two new devices for the Chinese market. 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 | 09:30

A wireless charging case is apparently in the works, too, to go along with the long-rumored and conspicuously absent AirPower charger. Apple originally meant to introduce the headphones by the end of 2018, but has faced development challenges , and is now targeting a launch as early as next year, the people said.

by | June 24, 2018 | 18:00

In a kind of TV and YouTube hybrid, the app will be organized by channels, which will just lead you to each creator's page. To really launch the new IGTV, Instagram has had some of their more influential users including Australian actor Chris Hemsworth , and other "stars" like Kim Kardashian start adding longer form videos to their channels.

by | June 23, 2018 | 16:31

Nintendo has released an official trailer commemorating the monumental occasion, and it's glorious in both its inclusiveness and the way it subtly digs at Sony for not being part of the partnership. PlayStation Italy recently revealed the " Fortnite " PS4 bundle via a Facebook post . Sony's headstart in 2013 snowballed granting it pole position, and while it might seem like a solid business strategy now, its refusal to budge could give Microsoft a killer advantage as we move into the ...

by | June 23, 2018 | 15:59

Last month, the Trump administration chose to begin criminally prosecuting almost all illegal border crossers, tightening up a policy that had in the past been more discretionary and lenient to illegal immigrants. Zero tolerance , especially toward immigrants, isn't just a policy proposal to this president and his allies-it is the ideology that animates the entire Trump phenomenon, and a defining characteristic of the world as they want it to be".

by | June 22, 2018 | 18:27

Then we have a handful of states who don't even charge sales tax at all. "It's exciting to have it overturned, but it's disappointing to not have a law in place". Brick-and-mortar retailers in Florida and other states have long complained that allowing some online retailers to evade sales taxes creates a competitive advantage for the remote sellers.

by | June 22, 2018 | 17:45

Google bought YouTube in 2006 for $1.65 billion. Enter Instagram , acquired by Facebook in 2012, which has always been the more visual platform and is traditionally more successful at courting young users. " IGTV is for watching long-form videos from your favourite creators", said Kevin, at the event . When you follow people on Instagram and they make IGTV content, it'll show up as a channel that you can consume through both Instagram and IGTV apps.

by | June 22, 2018 | 16:46

It's scheduled to roll out in September this year and will be limited to PlayStation 4 games initially. A selection of best-selling PlayStation 4 games are being relaunched under the PlayStation Hits banner, each priced at $19.99 Dollars, €19.99, and £15.99, and from $19.99 CAD.