Tech

by | July 21, 2018 | 15:56

It turns out that Amazon's technical glitch Monday that prevented Prime Day shoppers in the US from accessing the online store for a few hours didn't hamper the e-commerce giant's biggest sales promotion of the year. CIRP pegs Amazon's current U.S. Prime membership at 95 million. The glitches had some Amazon Prime customers threatening to quit the premium service.

by | July 19, 2018 | 14:56

The coming of the colourful characters was announced back in February by the Unicode Consortium , the group that decides on new emojis . Today (Tuesday 17 July) is World Emoji Day, so to mark the occasion why not try your hand at Google's Emoji Scavenger Hunt ? In a statement, they said: "Let's see Twitter alive with more emojis than it has ever seen".

by | July 19, 2018 | 11:39

With the recent Galaxy S models like with the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S9 , Samsung launched two variants of each where one model featured a 5.8-inch display while the "Plus" model offered a slightly larger 6.2-inch display. The handset is expected to come with dual rear camera setup with improved ISOCELL technology and optical image stabilization. It's a great tool and can be genuinely useful at times, but for whatever reason, some users have been reporting that Facebook-developed apps ...

by | July 18, 2018 | 14:12

This time around, Xiaomi's founder Bin Lin has revealed press images of the handset and these renders provide us with a bit more detail about the design and colour options it will launch in. It reveals that the Mi Max 3 will be powered by Snapdragon 636 processor . Camera wise, another leaked video shows it sporting a vertical dual-camera system on the back with a primary 12MP sensor and alongside a 5MP sensor - in addition to a front-facing 5MP selfie camera.

by | July 15, 2018 | 16:34

Minor pricing and taxing mechanism discrepancies between the USA and European Union state members aside, the main implication of the report is that Samsung won't be increasing the price of the Galaxy Note 9 compared to that of its predecessor.

by | July 13, 2018 | 08:42

Before Steve Jobs passed away in 2011, he was involved in the design of the Retina Macbook Pro line of Apple computers that came out 8 months later in June of 2012. Apple's 2nd-gen butterfly switch keyboard. The iPad , for example, hasn't really had much of an update recently; the new iPad that made its debut this year ain't much special , and the iPad Pro of 2017 is decent but hardly a big redesign of its predecessors.

by | July 10, 2018 | 16:16

The announcement was buried in the mention of a promotion in which it will offer 60-cent short stacks on July 17 to celebrate its 60th birthday. But the effort did not create a significant increase in the company's purchase consideration , which measures the likelihood of consumers eating at a particular restaurant chain.

by | July 06, 2018 | 01:48

A man so impatient to win National Basketball Association titles already has three and, by taking a patient approach, may have the chance to add more in Los Angeles. "This is a message to Lonzo Ball ..." However, Julius Randle and Isiah Thomas are already set to move out. Barring an unlikely change of heart on an extension with the San Antonio Spurs , Leonard will be an unrestricted free agent next offseason.

by | July 04, 2018 | 00:50

Some allow people to write emails in special fonts, or to make it easier to find images to send to others, while others make it easier for people to organise their emails into folders. We suggested the very same thing previous year after a big Google Docs phishing scam hit Google users . Fatemeh Khatibloo, and analyst at Forrester, said tech companies need to make clear to users what the tradeoff is for receiving services for free.

by | July 04, 2018 | 00:33

Users who encountered the bug say they didn't know the phone had sent out the photos, as they do not appear as sent messages. According to Gizmodo , Samsung is actively looking into the matter, but it's not yet clear why this is happening or how widespread it might be - particularly if it's true that these pictures are being sent without leaving any record.

by | June 28, 2018 | 14:45

Samsung , however, declined to comment. In its 2011 complaint, Apple wrote: "Instead of pursuing independent product development, Samsung has chosen to slavishly copy Apple's innovative technology, distinctive user interfaces, and elegant and distinctive product and packaging design, in violation of Apple's valuable intellectual property rights".

by | June 28, 2018 | 11:02

KRON4 met Cassindy Chow outside the San Francisco location where Alison Ettel now known as " Permit Patty " said she was calling the police on 8-year-old Jordan over the weekend. A crying Ettel was on the Today Show Monday where she said that it wasn't about race and that she's received "All kinds of threats..."Horrible, disgusting images, and death threats".

by | June 15, 2018 | 14:15

Despite the incredible-looking games coming from Sony-backed studios, Sony itself came off looking not so great after E3. If you happened to play Fortnite on a PlayStation 4 console, do not try to port the game onto your Nintendo Switch .

by | June 13, 2018 | 07:24

Retailers are not wasting any time to offer pre-orders for the just-announced titles. Microsoft announced that they are increasing their share in the gaming industry by doubling their game development studios . Both of these companies have been working together since 2000. Playground Games , started in 2010, is the developer behind the Forza racing series and has been a long-time Xbox partner.

by | June 13, 2018 | 07:19

It was no surprise that Fortnite on PS4 wouldn't be cross-play enabled with every other version, but something odd is going on with Epic Games accounts . It will not, however, be available with PS4 gamers, which also means that PSN users probably won't be able to carry over progress to the Switch via their Epic account.

by | June 11, 2018 | 17:33

Its bootloader indicates the device could sport 4GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. There's a slight chin at the bottom for the front facing stereo speakers as well. Perhaps what's most interesting about the Pixel 3 leaks and renders that we've seen so far is how similar the handset looks to the Pixel 2. This way, the display controller component can be hidden behind the screen itself, rather than beneath it like most phones.

by | June 07, 2018 | 17:17

San Francisco: Apple Inc. executives rarely call out Facebook Inc., but they made more moves on Monday to limit the social network's data collection. "I think the privacy thing has gotten totally out of control and I think most people are not aware of who is tracking them, how much they're being tracked and the large amounts of detailed data that are out there about them ..." "Some apps demand more of our attention than we might even realize", Federighi said.

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:47

This is notably higher than the price of the BlackBerry KEYone that was launched in the United States at $549 (around Rs. 36,700). Blackberry have not been coy at all regarding the KEY2, teasing it's announcement on June 7 (US time) via their YouTube channel but the real details have come from Evan Blass .

by | June 06, 2018 | 03:59

Upon arrival, you soon discover the most-wanted criminals in the Prison of Elders have organized an escape. Bungie is also adding a new location, The Dreaming City, designed for endgame play. Bows are also in, and each class seems to be getting significant reworks - "anime" style Void Warlock teleports were highlighted as the standout adjustment.

by | June 06, 2018 | 02:53

The Snapdragon 850 SoC employs the second-gen 10nm FinFET process and houses a 64-bit octa-core Kryo 385 CPU which has four Kryo 385 Gold (running at a speed of 2.95GHz instead of 2.80GHz like the Snapdragon 845 ) and four Kryo 385 Silver cores.

by | June 04, 2018 | 15:02

Reports in the USA suggest Apple could introduce a tool to help users better manage their time on their devices as part of efforts to improve digital well-being. Reports suggest that Apple will also expand the functionality of the iPhone X's facial recognition system, which now only serves to unlock the phone and allow mobile payments.

by | June 04, 2018 | 11:22

So what does it mean for the world's biggest crowd-sourced code repository to be bought by the world's biggest software company? The company has been looking for a CEO since past year, when co-founder Chris Wanstrath announced plans to step down from the role.

by | June 02, 2018 | 04:13

If today's reports are true, the next installment of Ubisoft's popular action adventure game is called Assassin's Creed: Odyssey and it will indeed take place in the land that birthed Western civilization. Will there be any surprises left when E3 2018 finally hits later this month? The leak originally came from upcoming Assassin's Creed merchandise, which was spotted by French site, JeuxVideoLive .

by | May 29, 2018 | 19:11

BlueHole has previously spoken out about similarities between Fortnite and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , shortly after the release of Fortnite: Battle Royale in September previous year. In a press release issued in September, Chang Han Kim, vice president of PUBG publisher Bluehole, said that the company was anxious that Fortnite was copying PUBG , stating that Bluehole was "concerned that Fortnite may be replicating the experience for which PUBG is known".

by | May 18, 2018 | 16:46

Musk, the SpaceX and Tesla founder who began a tunnel-digging venture called The Boring Co . past year in Hawthorne, said on Twitter that he will present plans and take questions during the 7 p.m. These tunnels were not yet part of his cross-country "Hyperloop" system , which would ferry people in tubes travelling at airline speeds at a much lower cost.

by | May 17, 2018 | 09:12

Novartis announced Felix Ehrat's decision to retire Wednesday in the "context of decisions" surrounding the controversial payments. Ehrat said that the $1.2 million in payments to Cohen's firm, which he co-signed, were an "error", even though he said they were legally in order.

by | May 17, 2018 | 09:09

That means we'll see an official launch in the January-March time frame. In its press release, THQ Nordic did not provide a rationale or explanation for why the game was delayed. The new setting makes for a much larger, open-world experience than 2010's " Metro 2033 " or 2013's " Metro: Last Light ". It's unlikely that they'll reveal an actual release date at E3, but then again maybe they will.

by | May 14, 2018 | 20:43

Some people are saying this is an overreaction , but if you would like to be certain, the EFF has released guides on how to disable PGP encryption in Apple Mail , Outlook , and Thunderbird . The Electronic Frontier Foundation , a separate technology advocacy group that previewed the researchers' findings on Sunday, said users of the affected email programs should disable any third-party software they have installed that allow the email apps to use PGP or S/MIME.

by | May 14, 2018 | 20:42

The company's upcoming flagship phone , the OnePlus 6, was briefly listed there, revealing the price and what appear to be official photos, showing the device from all angles. A massive leak has potentially revealed the price and release date of the highly anticipated OnePlus 6 , along with renders of the smartphone. The listing also shows that it will be water-resistant, but doesn't specify whether it will have an IP67 or IP68 certification.

by | May 14, 2018 | 20:42

It came as a huge surprise when Nintendo suddenly announced that it was discontinuing the NES Classic Edition in April 2017, a month in which the NES Classic had outsold both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One . The NES Classic returns to retail on June 29th, 2018. The SNES Classic is just as popular as its older brethren. 1 and 3, Donkey Kong , The Legend of Zelda , Metroid , Pac-Man, Final Fantasy, Kirby's Adventure and more.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:09

Valladao said that in a code sequence that was entered manually by a Pelmorex employee, a space was included incorrectly, which prevented the system from sending the message in Quebec through wireless phones. Devices turned off during the test period will not receive an alert. The alerts will contain instructions for a safe response and are broadcast automatically at no cost to wireless users.

by | May 10, 2018 | 00:34

Speaking to Qualcomm's senior director of wearables, Pankaj Kedia, Wareable blog confirmed Qualy's third-generation wearable gadget processor would be ready in the autumn and come in different variants - some with Global Positioning System, some without.

by | May 10, 2018 | 00:23

Facebook has been under fire over its lack of transparency following the revelations that Cambridge Analytica harvested its data to inform Russian political advertising during the United States presidential election. The problem came from interference in elections in the U.S. and in other areas as well. Those efforts will direct our artificial intelligence capabilities to identify fake accounts, misinformation, or foreign interference.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:50

According Brabham Automotive, the BT62 has a 41/59 front-to-rear weight ratio, and its adjustable rear wing can generate up to 1200kg of downforce. InDaily provides valuable, local independent journalism in South Australia. The first 35 cars will be liveried to reflect each of the grand prix team's 35 world championship race wins.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:17

If that's the case, OPPO A3 as Realme 1 can bring some serious competition to the market if priced right. The brand though will also plan more premium product launches in the near future. Also, the design of the phone is compared with another phone which is likely a Redmi 5A (pictured above). They are looking for an affordable price option without compromising on the built-quality and the device performance.

by | April 30, 2018 | 12:14

Drafting Shaquem Griffin is the ideal illustration of why the Seahawks have been one of the NFL's model organizations over the last several years. If he comes in and impresses the Seahawks with his skills, intelligence and work ethic, we could see both Griffin brothers on the field, with Shaquem taking over for Michael Wilhoite at the strongside linebacker position.

by | April 29, 2018 | 02:00

Veere Di Wedding is one star-studded film with Bebo, Sonam , Swara Bhaskar and Shikha Talsania in the main leads. Back in 2007, when Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan tied the knot, the Bachchan bahu attended the film festival looking madly-in-love with her husband as the couple graced the red carpet walking hand-in-hand.

by | April 27, 2018 | 01:20

While you have a situation of teams wanting to play five-Test series, trying to fit everyone playing everyone in a two-year period is not that easy. Edgbaston in Birmingham will host India's matches against England and Bangladesh on 30 June and 2 July, respectively, while their ninth and last league match will be at Headingley, Leeds , against Sri Lanka on 6 July .