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Google's Pixel 3 launch event will happen on October 9th

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It is worth noting that until now Google has organized its last two hardware events on 4th October in San Francisco. The Google Pixel 3 and its larger cousin, the Pixel 3 XL , already have a storied history even if the actual smartphones themselves have yet to be officially announced by Google. Read More »

How to Watch Apple's iPhone Event

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As anxious as Apple fans are to see all of the new hardware that the company has in store for its Gather Round event on Wednesday , the one device that we're most curious about is perhaps the least impressive of the bunch. You can also stream it on Apple TV using Airplay. It is clearly the Apple season, as the U.S. technology giant will announce its new products on Wednesday. Read More »

Verizon 5G Home Service Arrives October 1

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There are "no data caps" either. Existing Verizon Wireless customers with a "qualifying smartphone plan" that live in one of these markets will be able to sign up for Verizon 5G Home at a cost of $50 per month starting September 13at 8am EST by visiting FirstOn5G.com . Read More »

These Mac apps have been secretly collecting your data

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The apps also collected information on other apps that were installed on the computer and then bound all that data in a zip file and uploaded the data to the developer's server. The reports were confirmed by 9to5Mac when, after downloading the Dr. Unarchiver application and making it scan the home directory to "Quick Clean Junk Files", the app proceeded to collect reams of unnecessary information. Read More »

A Pokemon Let’s GO Nintendo Switch Is Coming And It’s Adorable

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These moves are exclusive to Pikachu and Eevee , and no other Pokemon will have them, according to a press release. " Pokemon: Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee " releases November 16 exclusively for the Nintendo Switch . For example, Pikachu and Eevee have secret techniques that can be used in the game world to make travel easier, such as chopping down trees or gliding across water. Read More »

EA Might Be Defending Loot Boxes in Belgian Court

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Belgium declared purchasable in-game loot boxes illegal back in April, with the treat of criminal prosecution looming over less than a month later. From the outset of the commission's ruling, they have been very clear on the severity of the punishment if major publishers did not comply with the mandate. Read More »

Jerome Guillen, Tesla’s new leader and Elon Musk little-known fixer

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That being said, the Nomura Instinet analyst remains optimistic about the progress that Tesla as a company has accomplished with the Model 3 production ramp . Though the company has faced production issues , concerns about financial health , a reported investigation from the SEC , and questions about the decision-making of Musk. Read More »

Leaks suggest Apple's entry-level phone may be named iPhone XC

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It would sport a 6.1-inch screen and feature a glass and aluminium design. Additional features and benefits rumored to be on the radar for the new iPhone models include three primary color options - an ironically American red, white, or blue selection - in addition to dual-SIM card compatibility. Read More »

The new, enormous, expensive iPhone is confirmed and has a name

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But that doesn't mean that the leaks and rumours about the new suite of iPhones has slowed down. Any new iPad Pro is expected to reflect the change in design language introduced with the iPhone X previous year, dumping the long-standing home button and Touch ID for gestures and Face ID. Read More »

IPhone Xc 6.1-inch LCD might have a nasty surprise

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Apple largely speculated by many to up the ante on three new 2018 iPhone lineups. Based on the latest records, Apple is preparing to introduce 3 brand-new mobiles- the apple iphone XS (6.5-inch), the apple iphone XS (5.8-inch) and the apple iphone (6 .1-inch LCD). Read More »

PUBG Gets A Grease-proof Controller For Full Xbox One Release

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You see, between the Steam and Xbox One versions of the game, there are a lot of bugs and issues that are continuing to permeate despite the game having been out for over a year now. The full version introduced us to the smaller Sanhok map, as well as dynamic weather, several new vehicles, and weapons. "Also includes Bluetooth® for gaming on Windows 10 PCs and tablets". Read More »

The Black Ops 4 Blackout Gameplay Trailer Actually Looks Pretty Good

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Call of Duty is doing something a little different this year. For not only does Black Ops 4 not have a story campaign but it features a new Battle Royale mode called Blackout . "What's really more important to us than a number is that the gameplay experience is as refined as it can be, that it's the ideal flawless format for what players are going to play", Treyarch co-head Dan Bunting told Game Informer . Read More »

Fortnite Monopoly is dropping in stores this October

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Epic Games and Hasbro recently revealed Fortnite Monopoly , a new twist on the classic board game featuring a Fortnite setting - and several notable changes to go along with it. "And instead of both dice being for movement, one will be used for 'action, ' with players needing to decide whether to move or take an action first on every turn". Read More »

‘Fortnite’ Season 5, Week 9 Challenges Guide

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If you need Battle Stars, then you're in luck - you get ten of them for completing this week's location challenge by following the treasure map found in Shifty Shafts . The map itself can be found over in Shifty Shafts, but players will be forgiven not knowing which location it's pointing to. Go up to them, and the challenge should be done. Read More »

Tor for Android now available to download

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The team notes, however, that future versions of Tor Browser for Android won't have that dependency which means that they will provide all the functionality and do not depend on other apps anymore when that happens. Also, it comes with NoScript 10.1.9.1 and HTTPS Everywhere extensions. It also helps you block access to your current location passes the traffic over the Tor network. Read More »

Get a Razer Phone for $399, Even Limited Gold Edition ($300 Off)

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Going by the Geekbench results and specification of 1.77GHz clock speed, it can be assumed that the Razer Phone 2 will pack Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 SoC. Beyond whatever raw performance the Razer Phone 2 ultimately delivers, Razer stated in an earnings report that part of the development is focused on software that will "extend its software and services from the PC to the mobile market". Read More »

Huawei Caught Red-Handed Optimizing Smartphones to Over-Perform on Benchmark Tests

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That detection and boosting behavior breaks the benchmarking rules UL sets for manufacturers . Huawei respects consumers' right to choose what to do with their devices. It's not the first time a smartphone maker has been caught tampering with benchmarking scores. Huawei smartphones use advanced technologies such as AI to optimize the performance of hardware including CPU, GPU, and NPU. Read More »

Amazon Adds Hands-Free Alexa Access to New Fire HD 8

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Amazon's 2018 tablets are here, both with Fire , both with Alexa . Moving on to the Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition , the device offers the same set of features and specs as the regular new Fire HD 8 tablet . Add the Show Mode Charging Dock (this will be £39.99 when it launches as a standalone but now is a bundle option with the HD8 only, taking the price to £109.98). Read More »

Fortnite adds Grappler, High Stakes event, Getaway LTM in update v5.40

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Fortnite developer Epic Games had planned to release the mode, known as High Stakes, as part of an update on Wednesday, but a critical controller issue has forced the company to push it back to Thursday instead. Complete your getaway gear with the Safecracker glider! In Save the World, meanwhile, Weekly Horde Challenge 5 is now live, with increased health and the ability to knock back Husks with a powerful shove, as well as Harvester Ninja Fiona as a new character. Read More »

Windows 10 support extended again: September releases now get 30 months

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Going forward, the September releases are going to see even longer support periods; for Windows 10 Enterprise and Windows 10 Education, each September release will receive 30 months of servicing. And for those customers still on Windows 7 and planning to stay that way beyond the January 2020 end of extended support, Microsoft has a new scheme for receiving paid updates. Read More »

Vivo V11 Pro Launched in India For Rs. 25,990: Specifications, Launch Offers

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Pre-booking starts from today, while the phone will go on sale on September 12. The device runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with the custom Funtouch OS 4.5 over it. Under the hood, the phone packs the all-new Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 Processor , which we previosuly saw on the Oppo R17 . The company even reportedly put a listing of Vivo X23 on its official website. Read More »

BMW's 2019 Cars Are About To Get Smarter

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The assistant will also explain how the car's various features work, operating kind of like a verbal user manual. As BMW explains, drivers can simply say "Hey BMW , I'm cold" and the auto will automatically adjust the climate control system to increase the temperature. Read More »

Uber rolls out new safety features for drivers, passengers

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The ride-hailing company has created a feature on its app to reach out to passengers and drivers if it detects an accident or unplanned stop. If a crash is suspected, the driver and passenger will receive a prompt on their phones to order a courtesy ride or use the in-app emergency call button introduced earlier this year. Read More »

Apple Set To Unleash 'Max' On The World On Tuesday

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Apple still has time to change the name, lest we all suffer people telling the same jokes for the next year. Apple is widely expected to unveil a direct successor to the current iPhone X that could be called the iPhone Xs at its forthcoming event on September 12 . Read More »

The Samsung Galaxy Watch could give Garmin and Fitbit sleepless nights

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Samsung said these will eventually include bands from luxury brands, but none were on display at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, where the company launched the new watches. When it comes to Stylus Pen (the company calls it S Pen ), there is much more to experience this time. But even beyond what should be impressive battery life, the Note 9's biggest upgrade is its S Pen . Read More »

Google is hosting its Pixel 3 event on October 9

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The Silicon Valley-based company has a history of introducing new "Made by Google" smartphones in October, and there have been a flood of leaked photos and details about third-generation Pixel handsets heading for market. Amidst the rumours, what is confirmed for the next Pixel phones is that it will come with the Android P, the latest version of Android which should be available as a public release for select phones this month. Read More »

Jack Ma, Alibaba co-founder and China’s richest man, announces retirement

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Ma is following a similar path as Bill Gates, who has dedicated himself to philanthropy after retirement, and has cited Microsoft's co-founder as an inspiration in an interview with Bloomberg TV recently. Huge conglomerates like Alibaba, Tencent, Baidu and JD.com are to China what Facebook and Google are to the United States. Seeing an opportunity for small businesses to buy and sell their goods online, he started Alibaba, initially running the company out of his apartment in the eastern ... Read More »

After Elon Musk’s reefer madness, investors question Tesla CEO’s stability

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Rogan pulled out a joint that he described as marijuana wrapped inside tobacco. Musk goes on to say that alcohol's really a drug too, but that it's been grandfathered in, which leads Rogan to extol the virtues of alcohol in moderation. "As a result, this caused me to reconsider my future". How the company fares in the debt market is important because it faces looming cash needs and has shown reluctance in recent years to issue new shares, as opposed to various types of bonds. Read More »

Skype Adds New Call Recording Facility : TECH

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To start a call recording click on the + sign that you will see at the bottom of the screen and then select " start recording ". As of now, the feature is available on all Skype versions except for Windows 10 where it is expected to be available in a few weeks time. Read More »

Tesla Chief Accounting Officer Leaves, Citing Level of Scrutiny

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Rogan suggested Musk probably couldn't smoke "because of stockholders, right?" Shares of Tesla Motors tumbled Friday as a pair of executive departures raised fresh concerns for the electric automaker already in turmoil over the erratic behavior of its mercurial chief executive Elon Musk . Read More »