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by | August 31, 2018 | 06:14

Otherwise, last year's flagship $1,000 smartphone should remain unchanged. The upcoming phones, planned to be unveiled in September, show the company is adjusting its strategy. Apple may include USB-C to Lightning cables and an 18W USB-C power adapter with all the phones. Speaking of colors, Apple is probably going to announce the budget iPhone in a variety of shades.

by | August 30, 2018 | 22:37

The event will be held in Cupertino, California, at the Steve Jobs Theater on the company's Apple Park campus, according Apple's website. But we may have to wait until another Apple event, possibly in October, to learn more about any new peripherals.

by | August 30, 2018 | 20:02

Please note, monthly payments will continue until the remaining balance on your Dell Preferred Account is paid in full. Two years of Game Pass , at $9.99 per month, will cost $239.76, making the cost of ownership over the course of 24 months about $588.74.

by | August 30, 2018 | 13:56

TPG and Vodafone have announced that they are in talks to merge the two Australian telcos, with TPG calling it a "merger of equals". Teoh will be non-executive chairman of the new company, while Vodafone's current CEO Inaki Berroeta will be CEO and managing director.

by | August 29, 2018 | 02:18

The two-wheeler mode in Maps is used by 20 million people in India every month, and over 50 million buildings have been added to Google Maps in India in 2018. Moreover, Google has also enabled its Assistant to answer your queries in Marathi. Sengupta said Google is also working on integrating payments to its other products like mail and messages, like in some other markets.

by | August 29, 2018 | 02:05

President Trump's economic adviser Tuesday revealed that the idea of regulating Google and other social-media monopolies now is under review. WND recently reported a 49-page memo spelled out a plan by George Soros-funded groups in January 2017 to collaborate with social-media platforms to remove Trump from office.

by | August 24, 2018 | 22:39

The phone will initially be made available in Malaysia and India starting on August 24. The phone will come in two colours, which are Midnight Black and Ivory White. Talking about the cameras, there is 16MP + 24MP dual camera setup on the rear with f/1.7 aperture and a single 24MP selfie camera on the front with f/2.0 aperture.

by | August 24, 2018 | 21:24

T-Mobile announced on Thursday that a possible security breach may have affected 2 million customers. However, some customers' personal information - including name, billing zip code, phone number, email address, account number and account type - may have been exposed.

by | August 23, 2018 | 21:31

While worldwide pricing and availability has yet to be confirmed, HTC has announced that USA pre-orders for the adapter will launch on September 5th priced at $299 (around £233 excluding taxes), with Vive Pro users requiring an additional "compatibility pack" priced at $60 (around £47 excluding taxes).

by | August 23, 2018 | 14:42

Alienware is also upgrading its Alienware 15 and 17 gaming laptops to include per-key LED lighting, but that obviously doesn't come with the new Nvidia GPUs. It will be equipped with 2,944 CUDA cores - not the 3,072 that had been previously reported - and offer memory bandwidth of 448Gbps over a 256-bit memory bus.

by | August 23, 2018 | 14:40

Huawei Australia tweeted that the decision was "extremely disappointing". Australia's government on Thursday (Aug 23) banned major Chinese telecoms firm Huawei Technologies from supplying equipment for its planned 5G mobile network, citing risks of foreign interference.

by | August 23, 2018 | 05:29

The Galaxy Note 8 a year ago came with a pretty underwhelming battery , but the Note 9 now gets a big 4,000mAh capacity which truly lasts all day. According to grapevines, the price of the upcoming Samsung foldable phone would be between $1800 and $2000, way up than Apple's flagship smartphone, iPhone X.

by | August 21, 2018 | 17:14

Current monthly subscribers will get ad-free viewing until October 15. If you're now a monthly Twitch Prime member , you'll get ad-free viewing until October 15. With ads, the platform and game creators can get a cut. Although Twitch is dropping the ad-free perk, it's promising new "premium benefits" to the Prime program in the near future .

by | August 21, 2018 | 12:55

The FE version of GTX 2080 Ti will cost $1,199, GTX 2080 will cost $799, and GTX 2070 will cost $599. MSI has also unveiled RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti cards in the Duke family. Nvidia's G-Sync feature means titles running under the card will have tear-free gameplay, refresh rates of up to 240 Hz, HDR, and 4K. The RTX listings for the cards have since been taken down.

by | August 21, 2018 | 06:44

Gamers will be able to play the most recent and upcoming titles in 4K with HDR at frame rates exceeding 60fps, according to Huang. Demonstrating what that means for gaming, he said, "Lighting, reflections, shadows - it just works". Aside from games, Nvidia says its new RTX platform has major impacts on other things, including autonomous driving, medicine and machine learning.

by | August 18, 2018 | 15:56

OnePlus has been a favorite among Android enthusiasts for years thanks to its low prices and powerful hardware. The OnePlus 5T , for instance, jumped from a 5.5 to a 6-inch AMOLED screen, retaining the processor, memory, battery, and camera features of the OnePlus 5 .

by | August 18, 2018 | 06:50

Senders can also do things like set expiration dates for messages so recipients will no longer have access to them. To begin with, ensure that your Gmail app is up to date with the latest version 8.7.15. Once this is done, the user will see a message that says content expired. Confidential mode has been recently added to Gmail for Android , which is meant to help users protect sensitive information from unauthorized access.

by | August 18, 2018 | 05:27

The Motorola P30 has been unveiled for the Chinese market, and it appears to be a pretty solid mid-range handset. In terms of specifications, we are looking at a 6.2-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 2280×1080 pixels, and 19:9 aspect ratio.

by | August 16, 2018 | 23:25

Notably, Fortnite is now available for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC, iOS, and select Android handsets. It should be noted that Fortnite Save the World has also been updated, with the game recently hit by server performance issues.

by | August 16, 2018 | 12:44

Epic is using a special Fortnite Installer on the company's website , so you're not going to find what you're looking for in the Google Play Store like other mobile games. There would also be technical user and content filtering measures put in place , to be relaxed over time as appropriate. " Fortnite Battle Royale by Epic Games, Inc is not available on Google Play".

by | August 16, 2018 | 12:00

That again should be enough of a justification when Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang described the new hybrid rendering capability of the Quadro RTx chips to be far greater than even the best CUDA GPU the company has ever produced. The Quadro RTX 6000 with 24Gb RAM (supporting 48Gb), 10 Giga Rays per second, for US$6300. Nvidia is supporting the card with its own NVLink Interface that will let studios link up as many cards together as they like, but they also announced a new standard called ...

by | August 15, 2018 | 23:05

In the camera section, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 packs a Dual 12MP (f/1.5-2.4) + 12 MP (f/2.4) in the rear side along with heart sensor and fingerprint reader. Now with Bluetooth Low-Energy (BLE) support, the new S Pen delivers an entirely new way to use the Note . The new device comes with a brand new S Pen.

by | August 11, 2018 | 21:32

We've had numerous leaks, including job postings , in the past seemingly confirming a new Diablo game was now in production, but this is the first time we've had concrete proof directly from the developers themselves. We've had an idea that some Diablo-related rumblings were going on as Blizzard has posted multiple job listings over the last few years. Fortunately, it sounds like we're getting some details in the relatively near future.

by | August 11, 2018 | 21:29

The Galaxy Note 9 sports a 6.4-inch screen with QHD+ resolution that is 2960×1440 pixels. Input your meals and get personalized alerts from Samsung Health, or, use Bixby on your Galaxy device to automatically count calories, and get a personalized summary on your Galaxy Watch.

by | August 11, 2018 | 18:38

Thankfully, the Play Store is finally doing something about it. Perhaps as a precautionary measure, Google has started to mentioned directly on the Play Store that Fortnite is unavailable for download - in order to prevent users from downloading fake apps.