Sci-tech

by | February 09, 2019 | 07:00

For its next S Pen trick, it may put a camera inside. The S Pen will connect wired or wirelessly to a phone , likely to be able to transfer images over. However, I would imagine that video calls would be mildly annoying via the S-Pen camera, as you'd need to hold the stylus up for the duration of the call.

by | February 09, 2019 | 06:57

The software is created to enable companies to figure out why the app malfunctions but, as TechCrunch notes, the fact that it's hidden from users suggests the app developers realize exactly how invasive it is. While the analysis of screen data may appear to be a legitimate, if creepy, area in data analysis with other several firms in the mix such as Appsee and UXCam, TechCrunch found pressing issues that violate nascent data privacy rules.

by | February 09, 2019 | 07:00

We will have to wait until February 20 to know the details. The Galaxy S10 includes a single camera in the top-right corner of its display, while the Galaxy S10 + comes with two selfie cameras which are placed in the same spot. If these renders are to be believed, the Galaxy S10E , the entry-level model in Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S10 flagship line , will come in a decidedly unmellow yellow color.

by | February 09, 2019 | 06:59

Aptly named the MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary Edition, the vehicle features one of the only things that Miata fans across the world have been clamoring for since the introduction of the current ND generation: more color. Also, each 30th Anniversary Edition Miata will get a badge, located on the driver's-side quarter-panel ahead of the rear wheel, that denotes the serial number of the auto.

by | February 09, 2019 | 00:56

Google , too, has seen such attacks, reporting to have blocked attacks on almost 110 million users in the past with the same database of four billion leaked credentials that it's now using to power the Password Checkup tool. "Services such as Google Security Checkup are clean and simple one-stop-shops for a regular "internet security NCT", which will significantly reduce the risk posed by ever-changing and increasingly sophisticated attacks on your personal information online".

by | February 08, 2019 | 21:26

The newly proposed deal blasts back at those that oppose the merger by saying that it would lead to higher prices which could harm consumers by taking one of the four major players out of the wireless space, USA Today reported. In 2018, T-Mobile brought in a total of $43.25 billion in revenue , also just ahead of analyst expectations and up 7 percent over 2017. Opponents argued that the conditions made the pricing promise worthless, however.

by | February 08, 2019 | 15:25

At the end of January, videos started circulating on social media about a serious bug in iOS and macOS that allowed users to initiate a Group FaceTime call and listen in on those they were calling without that person answering the call or even knowing that their microphone was activated.

by | February 08, 2019 | 14:08

Customers can use their Wells Fargo credit and debit cards to make purchases and get cash. Last Friday - a typical pay day, the company's online banking and mobile app wasn't working. "They did have an activation of a fire suppression system that was triggered due to dust from construction". KULR-TV in Montana was reporting that a bank employee said the outage was a result of a fire at a server farm located in Shoreview, Minnesota.

by | February 07, 2019 | 17:09

So where exactly did the numbers land? Following the news of the missed revenue target, EA shares dipped a massive 17 percent, with the company acknowledging that increased competition for the holiday gaming market segment with Fortnite and Activision's "Call of Duty" was responsible for the doldrums.

by | February 06, 2019 | 11:27

Participants in a group conversation receive a message saying "This message was deleted" to alert them of the change. If you've ever sent a text only to immediately regret it or your finger slipped on the wrong gif and you sheepishly now have to explain yourself, Facebook Messenger has heard you.

by | February 05, 2019 | 16:11

Since then, the battle royale community has been talking about the genre's newest title all the way up and through its announcement stream, which included this cinematic reveal trailer. These characters have special abilities which increase over time. You can choose from different characters such as Bloodhound (a tracker that can see enemy activity on the map) or Lifeline (a medic), among others .

by | February 05, 2019 | 14:52

Working towards this very goal, Google has introduced two new apps for Android that are created to help deaf and hard-of-hearing people in their social interactions. Live Transcribe already works with a whopping 70 spoken languages, and you can select a second language in the app's settings. However, it's considering adding Google Assistant support, so users can pull up the Live Transcribe app with their voice.

by | February 05, 2019 | 13:41

All three handsets, called the Energizer Power Max P16K Pro , Energizer Power Max P490S, and Energizer Hardcase H590S, came with a dual camera setup on both front and back and boasted of an 18:9 aspect ratio. Of the expected devices, two are expected to spot pop-up cameras, kinda like what we saw with the Vivo Apex a year ago. Specs of the some of the upcoming Energizer phones such as Energizer Ultimate U620S, U620S Pop, U630S Pop, U650S and U570S .

by | February 05, 2019 | 10:50

This could potentially give the triple-camera S10 new camera functions or better photo-taking abilities than the single-camera Galaxy S9 or dual-camera Galaxy S9 Plus . Even though Samsung might not want to unveil any details about Galaxy S10, this doesn't mean that we need to wait until next year to find reliable information about the upcoming smartphone because the internet is buzzing with leaks about it.

by | February 05, 2019 | 07:27

Hopefully this is an added layer of security that more messaging and social media apps will implement in the future. WhatsApp is finally bring an in-built app lock to access chat. To access the new settings , you'll have to go to Settings , then Account , followed by Privacy . The option to enable Screen Lock can be found under the Privacy section.

by | February 04, 2019 | 23:46

This kind of cross-functionality of the service could make Xbox Live a far more appealing alternative to current social gaming options. At GDC 2019 in March, Microsoft will be hosting a developer session to reveal an upcoming Xbox Live SDK the company says will bring the service to Android, iOS , and Nintendo Switch .

by | February 04, 2019 | 14:58

You can see the reveal for yourself on the brand new Play Apex Twitch channel , which we've embedded below. Still a ways away apparently, but maybe there might be some other action on the way in the form of the industry's latest trend: The battle royale.

by | February 03, 2019 | 17:10

As to other specifications of the device, there is no word from the company. The launch event may also mark the unveiling of the Galaxy F, Samsung's first foldable smartphone . As seen on Tom's Guide , the new Samsung Foldable trailer has just come out earlier than expected. It seems like Chinese smartphone maker Huawei may overtake Samsung in launching the foldable smartphone .

by | February 03, 2019 | 07:34

Take on the role of Agent 47 and be the badass you were always meant to be! They will eliminate targets with any method they want to try out. Players can download Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots and Divekick for the PS3, while Vita players can download Gunhouse and Rogue Aces .

by | February 02, 2019 | 20:14

While Apple and Google are busy pushing cloud storage services for your mobile devices, Samsung has been developing the next generation of physical storage. Finally, the South Korean giant says its new 1TB eUFS chip has random read speeds that are 38 percent faster than last year's 512GB chip. That's approximately twice as fast as the read speed of a typical 2.5-inch SATA SSD.

by | February 02, 2019 | 19:05

Following on from past successful events such as the rocket launch that split the sky and the big cube explosion (RIP Kevin) Epic Games appear to have something a little different in the form of a concert with real life DJ Marshmello . The Fortnite Marshmello event start time is 7pm GMT in the UK. You can also purchase a Marshmello skin by visiting the in-game shop. Marshmello lit up the eSports and dance music blogs this week with the news that there would be a special ...

by | February 02, 2019 | 16:54

Those include early versions of Google Maps , Hangouts, Gmail , as well as apps for Google's buses and cafe. While Apple's action can be appreciated from a privacy and safety perspective, it also underscores the exceptional power the company holds over its hardware and software ecosystem.

by | February 02, 2019 | 16:27

An issue with Xbox Live has caused consoles across the world to fail to boot. Stay tuned to IGN as issues with Xbox Live are resolved. 'We are aware of reports of Xbox One console startup, title update and sign-in errors, ' Xbox Support tweeted once the widespread issue became apparent.

by | February 01, 2019 | 13:56

The Galaxy S10 5G, however, hasn't entered mass production yet, the report claims. The teaser video was apparently briefly posted on Samsung Vietnam's official YouTube channel, before being taken down, but - as this is the internet - other users saved it first, and XDA Developers has shared it.

by | February 01, 2019 | 08:23

Nikkei also revealed in its report that Nintendo is planning to release a smaller Nintendo Switch , which is something that has been rumored for some time. The medicine-themed puzzle spin-off of the proper Mario series first debuted in 1990, giving players the task of removing viruses by matching them together.