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by | May 24, 2019 | 11:39

The company also confirmed on Monday that it had been developing its own software as an alternative to Android as a "plan B", but the firm's United Kingdom executive vice president, Jeremy Thompson, said the firm hoped it could resolve the issue with Google and the U.S.

by | May 24, 2019 | 11:34

EE has abandoned plans to launch Huawei phones as part of its 5G roll out, just days after Google said it would restrict the Chinese company from using its Android operating system. Panasonic Corp.is suspending transactions of some components for Huawei, as is British semiconductor design firm Arm Ltd., which is owned by SoftBank Group.

by | May 22, 2019 | 04:40

Google , a unit of Alphabet Inc., said Monday its basic services still will work on Huawei smartphones, which use its Android operating system. Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei struck a defiant tone Tuesday against U.S. Jacobson said the effort to keep existing networks operating appeared aimed at telecom providers in Europe and other countries where Huawei equipment is pervasive.

by | May 16, 2019 | 02:14

Everything you need to know about the Fortnite Season 9 is listed down here. If Fortnite season 10 follows previous release schedules, then it could launch the day after the preceding season's final full day. "Get a look at the Map to see what's new" You can check out the embedded tweet from here. The western part of Mega Mall is still the same old Retail Row it used to be, houses and all, but just slightly modernised.

by | May 15, 2019 | 00:03

These will be placed, together with an LED flash, inside a square shaped box believed to be the same size as that of the box housing the rumored triple-camera setup for the 2019 iPhone XS and XS Max. Mac Otakara created a short video to simulate how the new iPhone XR would look like in these colors. In order to provide better quality for larger photos with higher resolution and an increased zoom, it has been said that the third camera on the XS and XS Max sequels will be enhanced with an ...

by | May 14, 2019 | 03:13

OnePlus and National Geographic have announced that a magazine supplement created by three famous photographers Andy Barton, Carlton Ward, and Krystle Wright will be included with a future edition (likely July 2019) of the famous magazine. When you've tried watching HDR Dynamic HD video on the 7 Pro, you'll feel that everything in front of you is as vivid and outstanding as ever. Pete further mentioned that users would have choice to set the vibrations level via multiple presets.

by | May 12, 2019 | 03:44

Google will also be launching its Nest Hub to 12 new countries: Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, Spain and Sweden. The news represents the next logical step after Nest was brought into the fold of Google Home devices, alongside Google Home and Chromecast, after previously acting as an independent subsidiary of Alphabet.

by | May 10, 2019 | 14:46

The new Pixel3a comes with a big brother named Pixel 3a XL . Google has said that with these new models, Google Assistant will be able to "processes speech on-device at almost zero latency, with transcription that happens in real-time, even when you have no network connection".

by | May 07, 2019 | 04:56

Google Pixel 3 is one of the best cameras on the market, so a phone with the same camera for half the price could attract the attention of consumers. Google has already confirmed there will be six beta versions released before the final consumer-ready version comes through in the third quarter of this year.

by | May 05, 2019 | 03:56

OnePlus 7 Pro pre-booking started at 12PM today. OnePlus has stirred up a mini controversy of its own making with its latest teaser for its forthcoming OnePlus 7 series smartphones. The smartphone will come with a notchless display with a pop-up selfie camera. It will equip a triple lens setup with a 48MP primary, a telephoto lens and an ultra-wide-angle camera while the standard OnePlus 7 will feature only the 48MP primary camera and the telephoto lens.

by | May 04, 2019 | 03:43

It could take some time to see if the changes make a noticeable difference. These changes will reduce the time people spend on social platforms, could result in more people getting "close" to their friends and may even help with cyber bullying and self esteem issues.

by | May 02, 2019 | 04:55

Apple lifted its outlook for the three months to June, sending its shares over 5% higher in after-hours trading. Even Google only saw $136.8 billion in revenue past year, and its growth may be slowing . As has been the case for several quarters, Apple and its top brass went over and above to tout the brilliance of the company's services business , which develops software such as Apple Music, the streaming service, and Apple Pay, for digital payments.

by | April 30, 2019 | 05:24

Priced at Rs 13,999 for the 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM variant, the new Realme 3 Pro features a waterdrop-styled notch featuring a 6.3-inch display screen with 90.8 percent of aspect ratio. Realme 3 Pro is available in three new colours namely Nitro Blue, Lightning Purple and Carbon Grey. The Snapdragon 855 SoC is built on the 7nm node and comes coupled with Kryo 485 CPU and Adreno 640 GPU.

by | April 29, 2019 | 12:55

The big addition in this latest build is Android notification mirroring in Windows via the Your Phone app . Phone to PC notifications syncing with per-application configuration capabilities is now being rolled out to Windows Insiders as announced by Microsoft's Director of Program Management Microsoft Mobile eXperiences Vishnu Nath.

by | April 29, 2019 | 11:39

Australian figures are yet to be finalised, but one estimation puts Endgame's Friday taking at almost AUD$10.3 million - enough to secure the biggest opening day of any film in Australia. Since 2008 with the premiere of Iron Man , the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been building up its films, characters, and franchise towards this, pardon the pun, endgame .

by | April 28, 2019 | 05:39

Nintendo's partner Tencent Holdings won approval last week to sell the hybrid home-portable device in China . The company also noted the release of "Dr. As Bloomberg points out, the Switch library for 2019 is shaping up to be far stronger than 2018's, with first-party titles like Pokemon Sword and Shield , Animal Crossing , and Luigi's Mansion 3 all set to drop by December.

by | April 28, 2019 | 05:24

The novelty is given now by the new dark mode for Windows 10 users after the same mode had arrived last month with Chrome 73 for macOS. Once it's enabled in Chrome, Windows users - just like Mac users - will have to switch the OSes skin to the "Dark" setting , after which Chrome will automatically turn on its similarly-gloomy mode; there's no option to use the browser's dark mode independently.

by | April 27, 2019 | 02:45

The phone sports an IPS LCD display of 6.26 inches and the screen resolution reads 720x1520 pixels. Redmi 7 features an 8MP selfie snapper while Redmi Y3 comes with a 32MP selfie camera. It is expected to come with a notch-less display design, which means it will offer a pop-selfie camera setup. We didn't have a lot of time to check out this phone's cameras, but we did manage to try the palm shutter gesture to take selfies from a distance.

by | April 26, 2019 | 04:53

Nevertheless, it's happening. To deal with it, Microsoft is blocking the update from installing on PCs when it recognizes the presence of a USB flash drive or SD memory card. The reason for blocking the update is that it appears to be prone to shuffling the drive letters assigned to USB and SD storage devices. What's likely to cause confusion, however, is Microsoft's error message.

by | April 25, 2019 | 01:19

OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro are set to launch officially on May 14 , the company announced on Tuesday after much anticipation. The company has just announced the date for the OnePlus 7 launch event, and apparently, this time it's going to take place at multiple locations.

by | April 23, 2019 | 06:35

The Realme 3 Pro features a 6.3-inch FHD+ IPS display that comes with a conventional notch that beholds the selfie shooter and the speaker grille. It also packs a 5-megapixel AI-powered front-facing camera for shooting selfies and videos.

by | April 23, 2019 | 05:26

Chinese rivals Huawei and Xiaomi are also developing foldable smartphones, but neither company has announced a release date yet. Samsung's Galaxy Fold , unveiled in full in February, is slated to go on sale on April 26 in select markets including the U.S.

by | April 23, 2019 | 02:00

The report found that Russian Federation made a concerted effort to interfere in the 2016 election but concluded that there was no criminal conspiracy between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is pushing for a step-by-step approach to the House's oversight of Trump and has refused to consider impeachment without public support, including Republicans.

by | April 21, 2019 | 00:04

In a 2014 interview with Geek Ireland, one of the game's designers Caroline Miousse said reproducing Notre-Dame took Ubisoft teams 14 months of work, followed by a further three weeks "to dress its interior in accordance to the Revolution era".

by | April 20, 2019 | 20:14

The PS5's CPU will be based on a third-generational refinement of AMD's Ryzen line. One of the things revealed on the demo was how fast the PS5 can load a PS4 game. We know that an SSD is found in laptops now, but Sony wants to bring it and use it on the new PlayStation, and it will be specialized for the hardware.