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Galaxy Note 9 is coming August 9, report says

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Under the hood, it comes powered by 64-bit Snapdragon 660 Mobile Platform coupled with Kryo 260 CPU and Adreno 512 GPU. The Galaxy A9 Star Lite, which as the name denotes is the Lite versions of the above phone, sports a smaller 6-inch display which again is a Super AMOLED Infinity display by Samsung with a similar Full HD+ resolution. Read More »

WWDC 2018 will be all about software: No new hardware announcements

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Apple iOS 12 NFC features: The functionality of NFC or Near-Field Communication feature, which is now used for payments in Apple Pay, could be expanded for verifying identity, unlocking doors, etc. The company plans to show off its prowess in augmented reality by upgrading relatively new tools for iPhones and iPads. Google made a similar announcement at its own I/O conference earlier this month. Read More »

Pokemon On Nintendo Switch At E3 2018: What We Know And Want

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Taking inspiration from gameplay styles from the popular " Pokemon Go " for mobile devices, " Pokemon - Let's Go , Pikachu! " and " Pokemon - Let's Go , Eevee!' adopts the thrown Pokeball system". There will also be a brand new Pokemon introduced in the game. The cute little cube-shaped Pokemon - called Pokecell - live on Tumblecube Island. Read More »

Microsoft killing its Groove Music app starting June 1

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One unique feature Groove Music had was the ability to play MP3 files stored in OneDrive . This only applies to the apps that are made for iOS and Android , as the Groove apps for PC, Xbox, and Windows phones will continue to function normally. Read More »

Jeep To Offer Baby Model Below The Renegade

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The Jeep India sub 4m SUV will take on Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza , Ford EcoSport, and Tata Nexon. The manufacturer made the announcement during the parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) five-year plan announcement. Apart from the compact SUV, Jeep also has plans to introduce a three-row mid-size utility vehicle in the country. They also plan on introducing a Wrangler pick-up and a Grand Wagoneer by 2022 as well. Read More »

Here’s A Sneak Peak Of Anthem Before E3

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Now, the companies have made a decision to be a bit more forthright and offer a better idea of what's going to be on display at this year's big industry event by confirming that the game's E3 demo will feature a combat showcase. Along with the teaser, EA explained that Anthem will play a large part in the company's upcoming EA Play event during E3, and will release several bits of new material from the game at the event, starting at 11am PT on June 9th, 2018. Read More »

Schematics and Renders Show Off Apple’s 2018 iPhone Lineup

The third one will get the notch treatment, but it's supposed to pack an LCD screen and a single-lens camera on the back. According to the schematics, which may or may not be the real deal, the 6.1-inch iPhone will measure in at 75.72mm wide, 150.91mm tall, and 8.32mm thick. Read More »

Facebook Kills Off Trending Topics Feature

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In place of the Trending section, Facebook will focus on delivering high quality, reliable news via mobile and video, areas where it's seen users gravitate to get their news fix. Hardiman said Facebook is testing the new label with 80 publishers across North America, South America, Europe, India and Australia. A "Breaking News" Label: The company says it's now running a test with 80 publishers across North and South America as well as Europe, India and Australia that lets publishers ... Read More »

All you need to know about Google’s new app ‘Neighbourly’

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With over a billion people, India is certainly an important target market for Google . We also tried to use the app and ask questions, and the got answers just in a couple of minutes. Ask your neighbors questions . Help your neighbours out by answering questions. Neighbourly uses Google's voice recognition technology and allows users to either speak the question or answer into the app simulating a chat with a neighbour, Sengupta said, adding that the app now works in English and ... Read More »

Last Call for Alcohol: 4AM Bar Bill Passes California State Senate

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SB 822 is supported by Attorney General Xavier Becerra, former FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, and a broad coalition of state leaders, public interest groups, labor organizations, social justice advocates, small businesses, start-ups, internet service providers, California mayors and local governments, and tens of thousands of California residents. Read More »

Xiaomi Announces List of Devices that will be Getting the MIUI 10

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While it is true that many in the industry have copied Apple so mercilessly that the notch has practically become standardized , Xiaomi's newest device bears more than a passing resemblance to the iPhone X . The smartphone is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 octa-core processor coupled with Adreno 616 GPU. Along with this, the Explorer edition has been launched with the 8GB RAM and 265GB internal storage for the consumers. Read More »

Facebook is shutting down its Trending Topics section

Facebook's head of news products, Alex Hardiman, wrote in the announcement that the company is now testing a breaking news label that would put the power of editorial decisions in the hands of news organizations. On Friday, one of the site's biggest changes was announced. "From research we found that over time people found the product to be less and less useful", said Hardiman. Read More »

Possible Nintendo’s E3 Game Announcements Leaked

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The world's most popular game popped up on the Korean Game Rating and Administration Committee database overnight , specifically listed for the Nintendo Switch . EDT. Other games listed on the document include the previously announced Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate and Mario Tennis Aces along with Federation Internationale de Football Association 19, Killer Queen Black , Starlink, Paladins and Overcooked 2 . Read More »

Canon just stopped selling its last film camera

While digital photography has been the standard for nearly two decades now, there's still a thriving community of film photographers. Canon this week officially ended sales of its last remaining film camera, the single lens reflex (SLR) EOS-1V. Read More »

Lego Technic Bugatti Chiron threatens to devour hours of free time

Some of these elements include a detailed re-creation of the W16 engine, complete with moving pistons. The Bugatti Chiron is the latest vehicle to get the LEGO treatment, following the launch of the new LEGO Technic Chiron . There's even a key that moves the active rear wing from handling to top speed position - and a replica of a stylish Bugatti overnight bag under the bootlid. Read More »

Fallout 76 release date, trailer and what to expect?

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Seemingly set in Vault 76 , Fallout 76 is a brand new addition to the Fallout franchise. In fact, one Reddit user said he would drink an entire bottle of Tabasco sauce if the upcoming game wasn't a remastered version of " Fallout 3 ". Read More »

Apple Not Expected to Unveil New MacBooks, iPads, Apple Watch at WWDC

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The report notes that these features will arrive as a "prelude" of what's to come from an Apple AR headset planned for as early as 2020 . These moves come in response to a growing outrage at how "addictive" mobile devices supposedly are. Say for instance, a user thinks that they spend too much time on Instagram. A separate report has claimed that the Mac App Store will be redesigned to resemble the iOS version, including an editorial-style presentation of featured content. Read More »

Facebook has killed the hated Trending Topics bar

Facebook's head of news products, Alex Hardiman, wrote in the announcement that the company is now testing a breaking news label that would put the power of editorial decisions in the hands of news organizations. Yet two years later, Facebook still hasn't been able to shake the notion of bias. As it winds down the feature, Facebook is testing out a "breaking news" label with 80 publishers around the world. Read More »

Facebook is turning off teens

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Instead, YouTube , Instagram and Snapchat are the top choice for teens, drawing 85 percent, 72 percent and 69 percent of respondents, respectively. Lower-income teens were more likely to use Facebook than those from wealthier households, with about 70 percent of those living in a household making less than $30,000 a year reporting using Facebook . Read More »

Fortnite 4.3 Patch Released, Includes Shopping Carts Featured in Funny Trailer

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PUBG Corp finds it odd that the company would pay Epic royalties for the use of their game engine and that Epic would turn around and utilize aspects of PUBG and add them to Fortnite . Check out some of the early shopping cart action in the videos below. Epic's also added a new item for the popular shooter, with Battle Royale players now able to gobble up mushrooms to regenerate their shield by five points. Read More »

Texas teen wins National Spelling Bee

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The bee had 519 spellers participating in rounds one and two, and 452 take part in round three. But then the three-time Missoula County spelling bee champion will once again hit the books. "She deserved the trophy as much as I did", Karthik said. As the judges of the Scripps National Spelling Bee explain , "in a competition where letters and words reign supreme, numbers define who advances to spell another day". Read More »

Apple to reveal 'Digital Health' iOS 12 iPhone features at WWDC

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WWDC 2018 will get underway on June 4th, taking place in San Jose, California just as it did past year. A new report claims we can expect refreshed MacBook and MacBook Pro models, a more affordable machine to replace the MacBook Air , a new iPad Pro with Face ID, and a new Apple Watch . Read More »

Leaked image indicates Assassin's Creed: Odyssey will be set in ancient Greece

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It did not provide a response. Assassin's Creed has always been a fall series, so unless some of those drastic changes include shifting the release window, we can probably expect a release in late 2018. Instead, it should launch before the end of the publisher's current fiscal year, which wraps up March 31, 2019. That could manifest as dialogue trees and more control over who you play. Read More »

Google, Facebook Face Big GDPR Headache - $8.8 Billion In Lawsuits

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Reason why is because, of all the service providers in the Philippines that I know I have given my personal information to, I only received notification of a change in privacy policies from ONE company. According to Schrems and other legal experts, Facebook is breaking a GDPR rule meant to prevent companies from hoovering up sensitive information like political opinions , religious beliefs, ethnicity and sexuality without their users' consent. Read More »

Street Fighter V Adds Cody to Roster This Summer

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The trailer features professional wrestler Kenny Omega as Cody in the trailer's live-action segments. Cody's arrival in Street Fighter V follows on from Falke , Blanka , and Sakura as the fourth character in the game's Season 3 Fighter Pass, with G and Sagat arriving later in the year. Read More »

PUBG Corp. files copyright infringement lawsuit against Fortnite dev Epic Games

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Fortnite-the massively popular survival game from Epic Games - seems pretty much unstoppable, with a community of several million users worldwide all absolutely hooked. The studio working for PUBG has been summoned by the South Korean court to determine if Epic Games' " Fortnite " has infringed on the game. In the game, 100 players are dropped onto a desert island with nothing more than the shirts on their backs. Read More »

Atari VCS gaming console Linux mini-PC finally available to pre-order

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An originally-planned spring 2018 launch was brought forward then pushed back again due to a still-unspecified issue with one of the key elements of the console, and while by March the device would be wearing its official branding Atari would still not have set a revised launch date nor released specifications. Read More »

Fallout is being teased by Bethesda ahead of E3 2018

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Bethesda tweeted this image on the screen earlier this morning - no doubt to hype up fans of the franchise for the incoming Fallout announcement . Fallout fans may have something to look forward to. The tweet is comprised of just a single GIF, which displays the words " PLEASE STAND BY ", stylized in the instantly-recognizable Fallout branding. Read More »

Apple might adapt OLED panels for all iPhones in 2019

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It was at the end of previous year when a reputed KGI securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo had made a revelation that Apple was working on releasing three new iPhone variants in 2018. In those reports, it's been mentioned that Apple might be working on a more affordable version of its iPhone. "Eventually, manufacturing cost for notch OLED will fall more rapidly than that for notch TFT-LCD". Read More »

DxO details stellar Xiaomi Mi 8 photography score

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Xiaomi Mi 8 is fuelled by a 4,000mAh battery, while OnePlus 6 uses a 3,300mAh battery, and Honor 10 has a 3,400mAh battery. The primary sensor is IMX363 by Sony , while the secondary is S5K3M3 by Samsung . Xiaomi also highlighted the fact that the phone has a unique and very precise Global Positioning System using both L1 and L5 frequencies, giving it much higher precision compared to the S9 and iPhone X . Read More »

Pixel 3 Smartphones To Be Built By FIH Mobile (Foxconn)

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Instead, it'll be straddling it, with two display approaches. Now it's been claimed that Google has drawn influence from its arch-rival for its upcoming Pixel 3 . While the alleged Pixel 3 screen-protector leak also shows it with two large holes for dual front cameras, Bloomberg does not vouch for that aspect of the leak. Read More »

Star Citizen gets $27000 ship bundle

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Only players who have already spent $1,000 in the game can access the pack. Well, over the years we all have seen insane Star Citizen DLC prices but if you think that they were insane, then you would be shocked to know that this new DLC is worth $27,000, for those who have already spent above $1000. Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation still unclear of malware threat impact

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Russian hackers have unleashed a computer virus that's infected more than half a million routers, meaning cybercriminals could be spying on you and stealing your secrets. There's no other way to say it: Walk over to your cable or DSL router right now, and disconnect the power . If you've ever been on a tech-support call because of an internet problem, you've probably been advised to do exactly that. Read More »

'Active Shooter' school shooting video game removed online after backlash

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The Seattle Times reports that an online petition urging Valve to pull the game before its scheduled June 6 release had more than 100,000 signatures. Games such as Fidget Spinner Simulator were low effort asset flips. Valve said the person behind Revived Games has a history of customer abuse, publishing copyrighted material, manipulating user-reviews and changing business names to hide their identity. Read More »