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WhatsApp's 'delete for everyone' feature gets a major update

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Facebook-owned popular instant messaging app WhatsApp rolled out the 'Delete for Everyone' feature past year in October that allowed users to delete sent messages from the recipient's phone. According to WABetaInfo , now whenever you delete a message using the " Delete for Everyone " feature, the message will be deleted from the recipient's end only if the request to delete the message has reached the recipient's end within 13 hours, 8 minutes, and 16 seconds . Read More »

Global internet shutdown likely over next 48 hours

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There have been only a small handful of reports of issues suspected to be caused by the rollover. The planned maintenance will help protect the Domain Name System (DNS) which acts as Internet's very own address book. According to ICANN estimates are that about two thirds of users are behind resolvers that do not yet perform DNSSEC validation. People might face slow-moving loading of web pages or accessibility to the particular network if they use an obsolete company. Read More »

Blizzard is actively working on Diablo 3 cross-platform play

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We really hope that we can get some more clarity on this during BlizzCon 2018 as we have some really high expectations with Blizzard and the Diablo franchise itself. It appears Blizzard isn't actively working on Diablo 3 cross-platform play at present after all. During an interview with Business Insider , a Blizzard representative said that cross-platform support is " a question of when, not if ". Read More »

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 captures sales record

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Although new mechanics such as sprays and emotes have only just been added to Activision's latest blockbuster Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 , it hasn't taken long for wily players to figure out a way to exploit them for nefarious needs . If you're concerned that other players will use the emotes against you but don't want to stoop to their level, you can still play other game modes that are too fast-paced for the emotes. Read More »

Over 50 Weapons in ‘Red Dead Redemption 2,’ Many Ways to Customize

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Weapons can be all over the place in terms of stats, and these customization options will allow players to make unique weapons of their own if they choose to put the time in. The more your gun is used, the better it'll perform, but should you neglect to maintain, oil and clean it, your sidearm will start to slowly degrade. Read More »

Facebook Messenger Unsend message feature leaks in images

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First spotted by seasoned tipster Jane Wong , you'll be able to long-press on a message to unsend it, though there will be a limit on how many messages you can retract, apparently. The company had been caught deleting some of Mark Zuckerberg's messages from recipients inboxes , though the same ability isn't available to consumers. Read More »

Samsung’s foldable smartphone will double as a tablet

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Pre-sales will start on 2 November and regular sales on 23 November. The commercial success of the first-generation smartphone should still be the main factor affecting how Samsung will treat its follow-up, though the biggest test it has to pass is relatively simple - be as durable as conventional handsets . Read More »

The insider: Google is able to abandon Android OS

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If accurate, that's when the Pixel 3 should be available in stores across the world. He snapped the same photo with a Pixel 3 and an iPhone XS while both phones were zoomed to 2x. It also helps that this year's phones finally support wireless charging. This is a particularly hot topic, given that Google has added a dual objective camera to the front of both phones. Read More »

Star Citizen's New Content Will Be Great If It Ever Goes Live

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Starting off as a rookie combat pilot, players will initially face off against outlaws in the Odin Munitions Corporation (OMC), while the trailer quickly establishes that there is a much larger enemy on its way. Already used behind the scenes in games like Star Wars Battlefront 2 and Horizon: Zero Dawn , this will be one of the first consumer-facing implementations of the technology. Read More »

#MadeByGoogle 2018: Google Announces Pixel 3, Pixel Slate, and Google Home Hub

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Reports starting surfacing a full month ago that Google was asking YouTubers for permission to use clips from Pixel 3 XL leak videos, so this strategy seems to have been in place for a full month. Apple debuted the A12 Bionic when it showed off the iPhone Xs , Xs Max and XR on September 12. The Google Pixel is slightly larger overall. . You only have 64GB and 128GB storage options with no option to expand the storage . Read More »

Global Automotive Level Sensor Market 2018 - Aptiv, Continental, HELLA, Robert Bosch

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Why read market research reports by Researchvector? The report segments the global Internet of Things (IoT ) in healthcare market on the basis of component into hardware, software, and service. In addition to this, connected devices consume high power and this will also deter their adoption, hampering the growth of the global IoT node and gateway market . Read More »

NVIDIA Makes Big Push Into GPU-Powered Analytics with Open-Source Software

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These encompass such mission-critical applications as credit card fraud detection, retail inventory forecasts, and customer purchasing prediction, each one of these represents billions of dollars to the economy. "Nvidia has had lots of success getting hyperscalers like AWS and Azure to integrate deep learning and machine learning into their workflows", Moorhead said. Read More »

Google Pixel 3 XL vs Apple iPhone XS MAX

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An average of 65 percent of you said you don't plan to buy either handset, 12 percent voted for the Pixel 3 XL , and 16 percent were interested in grabbing the smaller Pixel 3. Just like the previous version the storage of the Pixel 3 XL has not been increased, the Pixel 3 XL features a 64GB and 128 GB SSD. This app includes some of the technology meant to make the Google Pixel 3 the most elite camera smartphone in the world. Read More »

You can now post 3D photos on Facebook

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The new will capture distance between the subject in the foreground and the background to generate 3D photos . Your 3D photos will be viewable by anyone on Facebook, not just those with specific devices. Facebook will show you a preview of what the image will look like that you can check out before you actually share it. Creating 3D Photos is really easy and the best part is that you don't require any special app. Read More »

Black Ops 4 Reveals First Exclusive Black Ops Pass Character

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It seems those who purchase the Black Ops Pass can play as the enigmatic Shadow Man from Black Ops 3 . The game ditches the traditional single player element to deliver on three key pillars: The traditional multiplayer, a collection of Zombies campaigns , and of course, the new Battle Royale mode, Blackout . Read More »

Fortnite for Android is now open to all, no invite necessary

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Android owners who have been dying to play the popular battle royale game on their phones finally have the chance to do so. The new update to the game brings a few new additions to the game but most importantly while it is still in beta form, it no longer requires an invite and if you have a compatible phone you can just jump right on in and start playing. Read More »

WhatsApp fixes bug that let hackers break into video calls

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Only the mobile users, both iOS and Android had the bug. The vulnerability only affects Android and iOS apps, since they use the RTP for video conferencing. In an email statement from WhatsApp, it said that the company routinely engage security researchers who are all from different parts of the world to ensure that WhatsApp remains safe all day and all hours. Read More »

Fallout 76 might not get mod support before November 2019

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The most recent game in the series generated more than $750 million within the first 24 hours of its retail launch in 2015, and West Virginia expects the new game to be an global sensation as well. Once you have a code, use it to download the game from the Xbox Store on your Xbox One. This all comes with a few caveats. The first leg of this will begin on October 23 for Xbox One, but some fans will have a chance to try it out even sooner than that. Read More »

Apple Acquires Spektral, For Reportedly $30M

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The application was originally meant to be a Photoshop plug-in but now Apple has gotten its hands on it, it's very likely that we will see this technology baked into future devices. The app has gone through a number of guises, it was also called (for obvious reasons) CloudCutout. Well, Spektral's website - which is surprisingly still up - notes that the company in 2016 began harnessing its technology to facilitate the creation of "mixed reality content for video in real time". Read More »

How to use Dolby Vision HDR on Xbox One

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The Avatar Store is also where users can find licensed designs from various games and new content is expected monthly. You can still use your Xbox Original Avatar, according to Microsoft , which is still an option, if the new Avatar system isn't appealing to you. Read More »

Prepare for harvest season, because Stardew Valley is finally coming to Android

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Because what are video games if you can't enjoy a good story with a fresh Cherry Coke? Stardew Valley arrives on iOS on October 24 and can be pre-ordered right now. Development on the mobile editions and console multiplayer update is being handled by two partner studios. Finally released on PC in 2016, PlayStation 4 , Xbox One , Nintendo Switch and even PlayStation Vita versions have followed in the years since. Read More »

Huawei to sell servers with its own chips in cloud computing push

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Xu claimed that MindSpore is "design-time friendly", runtime efficient, and "adaptable to all scenarios" - the subtext of this year's event. Eric Xu said that his company was taking proactive steps towards a better future in AI. "At present, AI projects are always labour-intensive, especially during the data labelling process". There is also a scarcity of data scientists, data science engineers, and subject matter experts. Read More »

Application Kicks Off Battle Against Predators — Instagram Against Bullying

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Any unkind posts that are detected through the new machine learning technology will be sent to Instagram's Community Operations team for human review. This feature works in the same vein to the anti-bullying comment filter that was rolled out earlier this year for Feed, Explore and Profile. Instagram has partnered with Maddie Ziegler , a New York Times bestselling author, dancer and actor to launch a kindness camera effect. Read More »

Razer Phone 2 announced and you better believe it has RGB

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Razer Phone 2 sports a 5.72-inch LCD display that boasts a resolution of 1440x2560 and a density of 513 pixels-per-inch. Razer today officially unveiled the Razer Phone 2 , its second generation flagship gaming smartphone. Razer also claims IP67 dust and water resistance. And the back is now made out of glass so wireless charging support is on offer. The company introduced a companion dock that provides that Qi induction and can hold the phone upright for viewing or collapse into a ... Read More »

New Xiaomi Mi Box Features Google Assistant, Android Oreo & Low Price

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Android TV is taking another stab at the living room. The result of which is there are very little differences inside and out between the original Mi Box and the new Mi Box S. The Mi Box S can also be used as a gaming console, by downloading games from Google Play Store. The Mi Box S is priced at $59.99 (Rs 4,450) and will be available for pre-order on wallmart. Read More »

Google Plus shutting down as social network bug exposes private data

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Following the announcement, shares in Google's parent company Alphabet Inc were down 1.5% in response to the privacy issues. The Wall Street Journal , citing anonymous individuals, reports that Google deliberately avoided disclosing the problem at the time, in part to avoid drawing regulatory scrutiny. Read More »