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MWC 2018: image Nokia Sirocco 8

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Nokia 8 Sirocco edition launched in Barcelona on Sunday night at MWC event. The five new phones are the Nokia 7 Plus , Nokia 8 Sirocco , Nokia 6 , Nokia 1 and Nokia 8110 . In the heart of the smartphone Nokia Sirocco 8 formed Qualcomm 835, complemented by 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of memory, and it has two slots for SIM-cards, but no support for microSD. Read More »

Fitbit Whiffs Big on Earnings, and Even Bigger on Guidance

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Also, increasing competition impacted results. Moreover, Ardevora Asset Management Llp has 1.12% invested in the company for 2.13 million shares. Taking a broader look at the analyst consensus, according to 10 analysts Fitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT)'s price will reach at $6.55 during 52 weeks. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ offer better camera, slow-mo videos

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Just because you're not planning to pre-order a new Samsung Galaxy S9 doesn't mean you have to miss out on the cool wallpapers that come pre-installed on the device. Apart from the fingerprint scanner, the phones use facial recognition technology and also feature an iris scanner. However, the Galaxy S9 + will ship with a 6.2-inch QuadHD+ sAMOLED display . Read More »

Google announces big changes for Assistant at MWC 2018

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For the first time, developers will be able to link a specific intent in a Google Assistant voice app to a specific experience in an Android app. These are Hindi, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Thai and Indonesian. The concept is attractive - a developer can build out an Action through Assistant, and the result will be a link to any intent in the mobile app on your phone. Read More »

Comcast challenges Murdoch with $31 billion offer to buy Sky

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Comcast said its bid of £12.50 a share was 16% higher than the 21st Century Fox offer. Fox already owns 39 percent of Sky , and additional worldwide assets only makes its business that much more appealing to Disney . While Fox was dealing with the regulatory hurdles for the Sky deal, it agreed to sell a major chunk of its operations to Disney , including its current 39 percent stake in Sky . Read More »

Specs: ASUS ZenFone 5Z - MWC 2018

While most previous devices from Asus ZenFone line have looked a bit dated, these both looked and felt like a cutting-edge device. On the front is Asus's excellent 19:9 display . Thankfully, all three of these phones will run Android Oreo out of the box. The 5 has a Snapdragon 636 and Adreno 509 GPU with "AI capabilities and AI Boost". Read More »

Fortnite Battle Royale Adds Limited Time Solid Gold Mode

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Considering the update came from the official game itself, and it says coming soon, we can probably expect official word on this jetpack soon. In a blog post they revealed that they had FIVE new limited time modes in the works that would be released in the space of a few weeks. Read More »

Apple plans three new iPhones for 2018

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Other details on the new iPhone X model are sparse, though Apple may need to consider an overhaul of the smartphone as the current model has underperformed expectations. Bloomberg says Apple is considering a dual-SIM card feature for the 6.5-inch model, but could also wait for E-SIM technology , as now used in iPad cellular models and Apple Watch LTE models, which do not require a physical SIM card. Read More »

How Hearthstone's Year of the Raven will reshape the game forever

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Three cards from Hearthstone's base sets are also getting pulled out of Standard: the powerful mage spell Ice Block , card-drawing murloc Coldlight Oracle and the beefy Molten Giant . Although we can only guess as to what theme each new expansion will take, all three will bring over 130 new cards and single-player content to Hearthstone . Read More »

Apple Moves Sensitive iCloud Data to Chinese Servers

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While this does not pertain to USA users of Apple iCloud products, it does specifically change the way Apple does business in China. Given the Chinese government has a fairly draconian approach to state censorship and monitoring, there are plenty of concerns that iCloud data stored within a Chinese company could be open up to state snooping. Read More »

Pikachu Talk Released for Amazon Alexa and Google Home in US

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Pikachu may have hidden responses if you continue to talk, according to a Pokemon news release . During the event, players are encouraged to head to local parks to take advantage of unique Community Day bonuses and to find previously unavailable Pokemon and special moves. Read More »

Goalkeeper goes for water and gifts opponents equaliser in Germany, watch video

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It meant that when a ball was sacked in, Ingolstadt striker Stefan Kutschke was given an open goal. Viewers described it as a real-life Federation Internationale de Football Association glitch. He was already running over to his team-mates to celebrate the goal that had spectators in a state of shock. The blunder of course went viral on social media and even Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech was left shocked as he quote tweeted the goal "wow". Read More »

Hertz ends rental car discount program with NRA

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Hertz also will no longer offer rental vehicle discounts for members. The National Rifle Association ( NRA ) has spoken out over the #BoycottNRA movement which has now seen more than 20 brands cut ties with the association, with Amazon, Facebook and FedEx under pressure to follow suit . Read More »

Northern Ireland snow alert extended as icy blast moves in

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Current forecasts show only a 50 per cent chance of light snow on Wednesday afternoon - which is the same in Preston. "The brisk easterly winds will also spread through snow showers off the North Sea, which will initially affect eastern parts of the United Kingdom on Monday morning, but through the week the strong winds will spread them further west, so all areas will be at risk of seeing snow over the coming days". Read More »

Galaxy S9 home screen supports horizontal orientation

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The big focus is around camera and a new dual aperture system on both phones . On the other hand, the larger Samsung S9+ sports a 6.2-inch QHD+ Curved Super AMOLED display . The phone automatically add background music to super slow mo videos. Considering the Samsung Galaxy S9 will retail for £739 alone, that means you're essentially paying just over £ 14 a month for unlimited calls and texts, and a very generous 16GB of data every month. Read More »

In Ghostbusters World, you become a Ghostbuster

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IGN reports that more information will be announced at the Game Developers Conference in March, and that it's now being demo'd at Google's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Ivan Reitman, the director of the original two films, said, "The Ghostbusters Universe is rich in characters and Ghostbusters World is the ideal medium to get to know these characters in a whole new dimension". Read More »

Nokia 8 Sirocco: Features, UK Price And Release Date

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The device also lets you share the internet connection using the Wi-Fi hotspot feature. The apps it can runs include Facebook , Google Maps, and it even has Google Assistant. Its fingerprint sensor sits on the back. The Nokia 7 Plus is the company's first 18:9 display smartphone as it has a 6-inch Full HD display . This phone is powered by a Snapdragon 660 processor along with 4GB of RAM and expandable internal storage of 64 GB. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9

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There are quite a few rumors going around about it and we are ready to hear the truth. On stage we're unlikely to see many surprises, with the main focus being on the Galaxy S9 itself and the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus launching alongside. Will we see media packs announced for the Galaxy S9 pair like with last year's phone? A new Samsung DEX device seems to be coming our way too. They will probably hit the stores sometime in March, and they will reach every region of the world shortly. Read More »

LG V30S ThinQ Specs: Some additional RAM and lots of AI

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Searches on Pinterest can be performed the same way. That actually is a feature that a lot of other smartphones have already had built-in, and was a mode in older LG smartphone cameras, but now it is part of QLens . Low light photography on the LG V30S ThinQ gets a huge boost with Bright Mode . Apart from the aforementioned features exclusive to the V30S ThinQ, it also features voice and face recognition, features a fingerprint sensor and supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 technology. Read More »

Last-minute information about the Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ detailed

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The bigger S9 Plus will apparently pack dual 12-megapixel rear cameras - a first for the Galaxy S family, even if the Note 8 picked up a second camera a year ago. Besides, the S9 series phones expected to have stereo speakers , AKG-tuned earphones, a 5.8-inch and 6.2-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED Infinity Display with an aspect ratio of 18:5:9. Read More »

The first Android Go phone is here

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Truthfully, there isn't much to be excited about the device because the 1X is a low-end phone. Of the three new smartphones , the Alcatel 5 is the most premium although even this one is designed with affordability in mind as Alcatel has confirmed the Alcatel 5 will be priced in Europe at €229.99. Read More »

New leak spills the most revealing photos yet of Samsung's Galaxy S9

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In any case, the aforementioned document, the one that shared these new price points, also confirms that the two phones will be available in Midnight Black, Coral Blue , and Lilac Purple color variants. It shows a EUR849 price tag for the Galaxy S9 and a EUR1000 price tag for the Galaxy S9 +. According to the leaks, the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus will come with Quad HD+ Infinity displays with 5.7 and 6.2-inches sizes. Read More »

Google Shuts Down Speculations of Dark Mode In Android P

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Recently, the network appeared rumors that in Android 9 will appear dark theme, it is Dark Mode, the system will return to the origins - up to version 4.x Android had a dark theme to it. While that could still be in the works, we suppose, the Google engineer's comments did not mean to refer to a universal Android dark mode, as it turns out. Read More »

Global Automotive Chassis Sensors Market 2018 - Bosch, Continental AG, DENSO

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The Automotive RADAR Sensors report covers sales volumes and figures together with growth opportunities. This market report helps in understanding the key product segments and their future. The growth is expected on account of many factors, such as an increase in disposable income, increasing global inbound and outbound tourism and aging demography. Read More »

All the phones tipped for Mobile World Congress event

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Samsung maintained its status of being the most popular mobile brand in India but the last decade has seen so many waves of new brands and technologies coming in that have brought the Indian Mobile market to its current situation that is driven by not one but many brands. Read More »

Snow showers expected for Limerick amid warning of 'exceptionally cold weather'

The warning kicked in yesterday and will remain in place until at least Friday - with eastern, southern and northern counties set to see the worst of the snow . Tuesday could see more prolonged snowfall, and from Wednesday onwards temperatures may not go above 0C in daytime hours. In their forecast, they predicted daytime temperatures below below 5°C and night time values down to -4°C. Read More »

Trump Calls Out Jeff Sessions Over Obama Investigation-And Misspells His Name

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Trump's comments came in the aftermath of Mueller filing charges last week against 13 Russian individuals and three Russian entities for allegedly conducting an "information warfare" campaign against the US with fake stories and commentary about divisive USA issues in an effort to help Trump defeat Democratic contender Hillary Clinton . Read More »

Facebook removes gun game in respect of Florida shooting victims

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FACEBOOK has pulled a virtual reality gun game from a major USA conservative political gathering, saying the demo was a mistake given the recent deadly school shooting in Florida. Facebook's presence at CPAC comes as the company faces backlash from all sides for its role in spreading conspiracy theories about the Parkland shooting. Read More »

Gritters at the ready as cold snap heads to Lincolnshire

Meteorologist Alex Burkill told the Evening Standard : "Britain faces what we could call a significant cold period that is likely to last for much of next week and beyond". The cold blast - dubbed the "beast from the east" - will see freezing temperatures, severe frost and disruptive accumulations of snow nationwide. Read More »

New Images Of Star Wars Theme Hotel At Walt Disney World

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Aptly titled Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge , this resort looks to be the stuff dreams are made of, allowing curious fans to live out all their Star Wars fantasies in one fell swoop. The room also has bunks that resemble barracks seen in the Star Wars films and animated series. Because who says shooting, says necessarily leaks and first info on the final episode of the trilogy Star Wars . Read More »

Elon Musk steps down from OpenAI board

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Even if he left the OpenAI board, Elon Musk announced that this project still means a lot to him and he will continue to support it with advice and funding. With all the known benefits, Elon Musk still admits that the artificial intelligence is very unsafe, maybe even riskier than North Korea. Open AI does not sell any products unlike other companies such as Tesla, Facebook and Google which also conduct AI research. Read More »

President Donald Trump hints about changing gun laws

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Ring of Fire's Farron Cousins discusses this. Former president Barack Obama and many of his fellow Democrats unsuccessfully pushed to pass gun control legislation after a gunman killed 20 young children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, in 2012. Read More »