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Apple to launch new low-cost laptop

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The new entry-level MacBook , meanwhile, is Apple's long-anticipated replacement to the MacBook Air. Quanta and Hon Hai are expected to manufacture the new notebook. The good news in the report doesn't stop with the updated MacBook Air, either. It's been over four years since the Mac mini received any kind of update, but rumors suggest a new one will arrive this year at long last. Read More »

Nokia 6.1 Plus India Launch Event Set to Begin

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While HMD Global readies for the Nokia 6.1 Plus India launch, we already know the specifications of the handset as it is the global variant of the Nokia X6 . The smartphone was launched earlier in China as Nokia X6 . The dual-SIM (Nano) smartphone runs on pure Android 8.1 Oreo. It has a 16-megapixel front camera along with a f/2.0 aperture. Read More »

Huawei caught using a DSLR trying to sell the Nova 3's camera

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The male actor is supposed to be holding a Nova 3 in that shot, snapping a selfie with Elshamy in the photo as well. A tiny, fine-print disclosure about lenses and retouches appears on the Apple ads; that's not the case with Huawei's ad-and the Huawei photo was clearly not taken on a Huawei phone at all. Read More »

Alienware Announces Upgraded Gaming Desktops With Nvidia RTX GPUs

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Turbulence in cryptocurrency markets has hit demand for its GPU chips, which until recently were being snapped up in large numbers by miners of bitcoin and other virtual currencies. MSI has also unveiled RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti cards in the Duke family. NVIDIA has launched Founders Edition versions of each of these three cards. Read More »

Amazon Prime members no longer get ad-free Twitch privileges

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Twitch users can maintain across-the-board ad-free viewing by subscribing to Twitch Turbo , the service that Twitch Prime appeared set to muscle out when it debuted in 2016. Luckily though, Amazon is once again following Best Buy's lead and will begin offering a $ 10 promo credit with the purchase of select video games beginning August 28. Read More »

Apple Removes 25000 Gambling-Related Apps From China App Store

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Apple declined to comment Monday on the number of apps it had removed. Apple said on Monday, August 20, it had removed many gambling-related apps from its Chinese app store as the United States giant comes under scrutiny amid trade tensions between Beijing and Washington. Read More »

Nvidia announces new raytracing-focused RTX 2080, 2080 Ti graphics cards

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Nvidia's presentation included live in-game demonstrations of ray tracing in action from Shadow of the Tomb Raider , Metro: Exodus , Assetto Corsa , and Battlefield V. Asus has also revealed its take on the GeForce RTX cards with prices for Blighty, with the RTX 2080 starting at £889.30 and topping out with a cranked up RTX 2080 Ti costing £1,344. Read More »

Latest guess at iPhone 9 starting price runs high

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TrendForce also thinks the company could introduce 512GB storage options for the OLED models. In particular, for an updated version of the iPhone X buyers will have to pay from 59 000 to 63 000 rubles, or even less than the model released before. Read More »

The Android version of Gmail has received a new mode

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For other Gmail users, these emails appear in Gmail like other messages. The feature was hidden, and not something that was advertised openly. Anxious about sending emails with sensitive information on your phone? If you choose to have a passcode, the recipient will have to enter the same to view the email content. Read More »

Samsung to release Galaxy Note 9 in China in late August

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Samsung CEO DJ Koh has confirmed that the smartphone maker is now working on its first foldable phone . When will Galaxy Galaxy Raskladushka X, according to rumors, will be presented in the first quarter of 2019. When you don't have a lot of light or your subject itself is dark, the Galaxy Note 9 can use its variable aperture to allow in more light. These renders also confirm that the Galaxy F has a similar screen design as of the Samsung Galaxy Note9 with no notch design. Read More »

Huawei Mate 20 Lite leaked renders: Dual camera, notch and more

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That's a lot of iPhone X copycat work, and the fast-approaching Huawei Mate 20 Lite appears to include an nearly as wide notch as Apple's Face ID-enabled model. It's a rumor we've heard before and now there's visual evidence to back it up, in the form of images supposedly showing the front panel of the phone. Read More »

Google employees sign protest letter over China search engine

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This would be Google's second entry into China since it exited the country in. But it has dropped all such scruples in the more recent period. "Yet most of us only learned about project Dragonfly through news reports in early August". Former Google software engineer Priyendra Deshwal told Bloomberg, "We could see both sides of the coin". As rumors of the China-based search engine have trickled out in the press, reaction on social media has been negative, with many calling the company's ... Read More »

Cortana looks like it belongs on the Amazon Echo Spot

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The preview will be limited and will not include features like streaming music, flash briefing and setting alarms, but additional skills and devices will be added to the integration over time. "No raw data will be shared between companies", Microsoft said . Total device shipments of smart speakers in the second quarter were nearly 12 million, about 8 million more than the previous year. Read More »

Motorola P30 Gets Panned As ‘Blatant’ Ripoff Of iPhone X

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The Motorola One recently got benchmarked and has now been certified by TENAA , suggesting its launch is imminent. Motorola must be really close to launching the much-rumoured Motorola One and One Power . Powering the Motorola One is a Snapdragon 625, which GeekBench also confirmed this week. The smartphone has been tipped to feature a 6.2-inch FHD+ display. Read More »

PUBG Mobile surpasses 100 million downloads milestone

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As per a report in Venture Beat , in March, the scaled-down version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , PUBG Mobile, from PC and Xbox One, reached the iOS and Android phones. "Our data shows that the game's Elite Royale Pass, which players purchase for the equivalent of $10 worth of in-game currency, has made a profound impact on PUBG Mobile revenue since its introduction on June 19", wrote Sensor Tower's Head of Mobile Insights, Randy Nelson. Read More »

Google Still Tracks You If You Turn Off Location History

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But in fact, doing so only stopped them from adding you to its Google Maps Timeline . "If you're going to allow users to turn off something called 'Location History , ' then all the places where you maintain location history should be turned off", Mayer said. Read More »

AT&T faces $224 million lawsuit over cryptocurrency theft

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In addition, the carrier had elevated his account to a special "high risk" security level after hackers stole his AT&T number in another SIM swapping incident in June 2017. "I believe our chances of winning are excellent, as AT&T has been shown again and again to be the weakest link in the cryptocurrency security world". Read More »

Google Updates Android Messages App with New UI and Dark Mode

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Android Messages joins the bandwagon with some dose of Dark Mode. The update is heading out today, so if you see a notification for it in Google Play , make sure you try it out. Also, the developers redid the fonts. Colors remain on avatars and the new message icon. The fresh interface matches the design of Samsung's proprietary Messaging app that has an all-white background. Read More »

Australian teen hacks into Apple's main network

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The hack apparently "worked flawlessly" until Apple caught wind of it.While the attacker tried to hide his identity, Apple was able to identify the serial numbers of the laptops used to perform the attacks, and that's how the investigation led to Australia. Read More »

Google's Location Tracking Violates 2011 Order, Privacy Group Tells FTC

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Google has given the following response for the change of language on the page. Four days ago, an investigation by The Associated Press (AP ) revealed that despite certain users preferring to turn off Google's Location History toggle in their activity control panel , Google would continue to track their location irrespective of their choice. Read More »

Sony has sold three million PlayStation VR headsets since launch

And Sony has legitimate reason to brag about its superior sales compared to its competitors, that is the Oculus VR and the HTC Vive . The company also revealed that 21.9 million PlayStation VR titles have been sold, at retail and via the PS Store, which is also an impressive feat. Read More »

Spyro Reignited Trilogy release delayed to November

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Toys for Bob studio head Paul Yan has confirmed in a blog post that the Spyro Reignited Trilogy for PS4 and Xbox One will now be released on November 13. The compilation takes the original Spyro trilogy and essentially rebuilds the games from the ground up for modern consoles. Developers Toys for Bob announced yesterday that the remaster has been delayed until November 13th. Read More »

Google clarifies its location-tracking policy

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Google updated a page titled "Manage or delete your location history " in their support forum which states that "this setting [location history] does not affect other location services on your device". This is enabled by default, and stores a variety of information from Google apps and websites to your Google account. Search, Maps, and Google Location Services are explicitly named but there might be others as well. Read More »

IPhone X Plus price revealed: Here's how much 2018 iPhones could cost

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And lastly, the tentative prices of the iPhones have been revealed. As a result, transporting the Apple Pencil would be more of a nuisance than it is with the iPad. It also points out that only the two rumoured OLED models will be packing the stylus support, meaning the long-rumoured 6.1-inch LCD model will function the way Steve Jobs originally intended. Read More »

NSW Bushfires In Ulladulla, Nowra

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He said residents may see increased fire activity and additional smoke, but assured them adequate resources were on hand to deal with it. The fire had blackened 2300 hectares of land - much of it inaccessible - but it was downgraded to watch and act level before 8pm. Read More »

US Judge blocks GTA Online modding programs

Georgia resident David Zipperer stands accused of selling computer programs, Menyoo and Absolute, which allow users to cheat in the multiplayer mode " Grand Theft Auto Online ", by altering their own stats and, as a result, altering other players' experiences in a negative way. Read More »

Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Gets a Switch Demo Tomorrow

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Trust me, you'll need it. And while you're here, check out our complete guide to all of the now available Nintendo Switch game demos . Once there, a tile should be available magnifying the demo's arrival in the store. Best whip those Joycons out. Especially since there's a crap ton of monsters in the game. Nothing from the Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Switch demo will carry over. Read More »

Ford Mustang Cobra Jet revealed

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Developed to be the most powerful and quickest Mustang Cobra Jet from the factory ever, the brand says the new model is capable of clocking 240 km/h while turning in a mid-eight-second quarter-mile run. Leaver said we can expect more info about the new Cobra Jet at the Specialty Equipment Market Association Show or PRI Timing. As a sort of straight-line speed counterpart to its SCCA/Trans Am-ready Shelby FP350S, Ford is celebrating the Mustang Cobra Jet's 50th birthday with 68 examples of ... Read More »

Diablo III Eternal Collection heads to Nintendo Switch this year

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Diablo 3: Eternal Collection is set to hit Nintendo Switch this fall, with a retail price of $59.99. Check out the trailer, below. Later this year, Nintendo Switch players the world over will join the fray with the Diablo III Eternal Collection and wield their systems' portable power to slay demons and amass vast hoards of loot anytime, anywhere. Read More »

Diablo 3 for Nintendo Switch launches with expansion in late 2018

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Dubbed the Eternal Collection , it will feature both expansions and cost $59.99. As you might expect you'll be getting all of the Diablo III content released to date, which includes the incredible Reaper of Souls expansion, additional classes and the latest Rise of the Necromancer pack. Read More »

Nvidia’s outlook on cryptocurrency GPU sales is great news for gamers

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Nvidia's shares saw a sharp drop of about 5% after the market closed yesterday as the company's revenue took a beating over reduced demand for cryptocurrency mining. The prospect of the new design coming later this year may be causing some to hold off on purchases of its predecessor. Despite the crypto-related sales decline, sales from gaming surged 52% to $1.8 billion, and data center-related sales surged 83% to $760 million. Read More »

Teenager Pleads Guilty to Hacking Apple Multiple Times

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The reports, carried by Melbourne newspaper The Age , said the Court heard that the Australian Federal Police executed a search warrant on the home where the teenage lived with his family a year ago. When Apple noticed the hack, it blocked the source and contacted the FBI, who reported it to the Australian Federal Police, according to The Age . Read More »

Nokia 9 launch date revealed, Nokia event planned for next week

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Now, both the variants have received up to a Rs. 1,500 price cut in India. The Nokia 6.1 Plus, which is the global variant of Nokia X6 , was launched in China in May. To recall, the Nokia 6.1 Plus is an Android One smartphone that was launched in Hong Kong with a price tag of HKD 2,288 (roughly Rs. 20,000). Read More »