• OnePlus beats Apple to the punch by announcing its own smart TV
OnePlus beats Apple to the punch by announcing its own smart TV

Lau didn't say which AI assistant OnePlus might be going with, but said the company is in talks with the big names (i.e Amazon, Google etc). "It won't be something that's ideal and absolutely complete and revolutionary from the start". In another interview to Business Insider , Pete said that the TV will be launched in 2019. This is for the f...

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  • Apple iOS 12 rolls out tonight
Apple iOS 12 rolls out tonight

AR files can now be viewed almost anywhere in iOS, including apps like Messages, Safari, Mail, Files and News. Once you've backed up your device, go ahead and start the download process for iOS 12. AR experiences can now be shared with other iOS 12 users, for example, or kept persistent-tied to an object or location, ready to reappear in the same s...

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  • Apple Watch Series 4: Specifications, Features And Pricing
Apple Watch Series 4: Specifications, Features And Pricing

The watch will only be able to tell if the heart rate of its wearer is too fast, slow, or beating irregularly. Nike+ Apple Watch Series 4 models launch on October 5, 2018. Samsung's new watch also offers LTE connectivity, with several days of promised battery life, something that outdoes the true smartwatch competition.

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  • Google decides to kill 'Inbox' app four years after its launch
Google decides to kill 'Inbox' app four years after its launch

Google announced a major update for offline message access in the main Gmail app earlier this year. Inbox team will now work with Gmail team to bring more innovative features that they were thinking to add in Inbox. He added that for Inbox users, "we know change is hard, so we've created a transition guide to help you switch from Inbox to the n...

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  • IPhone XS: Apple to announce new phones at launch event
IPhone XS: Apple to announce new phones at launch event

Improved true-tone flash, 12 MP telephoto camera , 7 megapixel rear camera . At $749, the iPhone Xr is $250 cheaper than the iPhone Xs , and $350 cheaper than the iPhone Xs Max , both of which Apple also announced on Wednesday . Shares of optical components makers Lumentum Holdings and Finisar, suppliers that power iPhone X's Face ID fea...

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  • Nintendo Online paid service starts next week, Nintendo Direct tomorrow
Nintendo Online paid service starts next week, Nintendo Direct tomorrow

Nintendo fans were brimming with anticipation in the lead-up to Nintendo Direct on September 6, where the company was expected to reveal new games and info about its Switch and 3DS platforms. Nintendo now has a new date for the Direct presentation that was scheduled for September 6. The full scope of memberships will be available on the Nint...

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  • Apple removes anti-malware apps for harvesting browser data
Apple removes anti-malware apps for harvesting browser data

Notwithstanding the spyware nature of Adware Doctor, Wardle admitted that it actually removes adware from users' browsers. At least a handful of apps available for Mac users that ask for that permission are using that access to steal user data such as browsing history and then upload that history to analytics servers.

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  • Apple reveals yet another iPhone to keep gadget fans satisfied
Apple reveals yet another iPhone to keep gadget fans satisfied

You will be able to pre-order the handset from 19 October, with shipping a week later. The iPhone XS and XS Max are two sizes of the same device, while the iPhone XR, a 6.1-inch phone with a bright LCD screen, falls somewhere between the iPhone 8 and iPhone X in terms of price.

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  • New Apple Watch To Detect Abnormal Heartbeats
New Apple Watch To Detect Abnormal Heartbeats

The Series 4 also includes a next-generation accelerometer and gyroscope combination, which enables a new feature on the device that allows it to detect when the wearer accidentally falls. The S4 starts at $399 for Global Positioning System, $499 for cellular, while the S3 will cost $279. Standard watch finishes are aluminum anodized in silver, gol...

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  • IPhone XS Max could be the new 6.5-inch Apple smartphone
IPhone XS Max could be the new 6.5-inch Apple smartphone

But fresh information continues to emerge as we move closer to the event. Apple's set to announce new iPhones on September 12th , but some of you might want to skip the iPhone 9 , iPhone XS , and iPhone X Plus in favor of next year's models.

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  • IPhone XS Max is the iPhone fans lust after most
IPhone XS Max is the iPhone fans lust after most

In a recent poll asking Cult of Mac readers which 2108 iPhone they plan to buy, the pricey iPhone XS Max had more interest than the other two new iPhones and it wasn't even close. Considering the rumoured specs of the iPhone XC, looks like it will be the successor to the iPhone 8. With Apple poised to host their "Gather Round" on September ...

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  • Alibaba's Jack Ma 'to step down and focus on philanthropy'
Alibaba's Jack Ma 'to step down and focus on philanthropy'

Ma helped build it into a $420 billion company with more than 500 million Chinese customers. Ma stepped down as Alibaba's chief executive in 2013; the company's current chief executive is Daniel Zhang, who is a candidate to succeed Ma. Alibaba has been referred to as the Amazon of China. He will remain on Alibaba's board of directors but focus on...

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  • IPhone 9 may be Apple's most expensive iPhone yet
IPhone 9 may be Apple's most expensive iPhone yet

The website says that this way you can earn up to 25% more when you sell the phone at the right time and make the upgrade to the new one less costly. The handset is expected to be among a trio of phones that Apple will unveil at its annual launch event on September 12th in California.

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  • Inside Huawei's awesome new phone hardware destined for Mate 20 in October
Inside Huawei's awesome new phone hardware destined for Mate 20 in October

It's been less than six months since the release of the P20 series, but Huawei is already planning it's next big thing, the Mate 20 which is launching in London on October 16. The Dual NPU Kirin 980 elevates the On-Device AI experience with greater processing power and intelligence. Kirin 980 adopts a new pipeline dedicated to process...

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  • TPG Telecom, Vodafone Hutchison Australia in $11 bn merger
TPG Telecom, Vodafone Hutchison Australia in $11 bn merger

Telstra rose 2.9% as investors viewed the deal as more favourable to Australia's former phone monopoly than TPG's plan to build its own network, which might kick off a price war. Vodafone will provide a guarantee on approximately A$2.4bn of this debt, lower than the approximately A$3.3 billion guarantee that Vodafone now provides for VHA's debt.

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  • First Look At iPhone XS and New Apple Watch
First Look At iPhone XS and New Apple Watch

Apple is set to launch the phone in a new gold colour option that hasn't previously been available. Along with the just-leaked iPhone XS , Apple is also expected to announce a new smartwatch, the Apple Watch Series 4 , at its event on September 12 .

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  • All Apple Watch Nike+ Series 3 models are now 20% off
All Apple Watch Nike+ Series 3 models are now 20% off

Apple likes to launch new phones and smartwatches at the same time (the Apple Watch 3 came out when the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus launched). The new Apple Watches might also have improved heart rate detection. The names of the new devices are unclear; names from " iPhone X Plus" to "iPhone 11" and even "iPhone 9" have been floated. It comes fr...

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  • Apple to Launch Latest Batch of Updated iPhones
Apple to Launch Latest Batch of Updated iPhones

According to multiple sources, the new iPhones will be upgraded versions of the iPhone X , with sensational features and components. Apple will try to appeal to price-sensitive consumers with a 6.1-inch model that's most akin to the iPhone 8 , aside from the addition of a bezel-less screen.

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  • Verizon lifts all speed restrictions for first responders after throttling Calif. firefighters
Verizon lifts all speed restrictions for first responders after throttling Calif. firefighters

But Verizon said in a statement that "this situation has nothing to do with net neutrality or the current proceeding in court". Verizon Senior Vice President Mike Maiorana says Verizon will lift data restrictions and provide full network access to first responders during disasters.

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  • Samsung Announces Special Note9 Pre-Order Packages
Samsung Announces Special Note9 Pre-Order Packages

Samsung will announce the launch date for Android 9 on existing smartphones as soon as this is completed, he said. On the Samsung Mobile Store, launch offers include Rs. The Note 9 is a major upgrade of last year's Note 8 . Coming to the camera department, there's a 12-megapixel primary camera with f/2.4-f/1.5 variable aperture and a 12...

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  • ZOTAC Unveils RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti Video Card Lineup
ZOTAC Unveils RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti Video Card Lineup

You can pre-order it now and you will be notified when Nvidia starts shipping the card. The GeForce RTX 2070 Founders Edition will be priced at $599 USD, followed by the RTX 2080 Founders Edition at $799 USD, and the RTX 2080 Ti Founders Edition retailing for $1,199 USD.

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  • Chinas Tencent second-quarter profit falls 2 percent, lags estimates
Chinas Tencent second-quarter profit falls 2 percent, lags estimates

Unsurprisingly, mobile games continue to be the driving force of revenue for the entertainment company, with 17.6 billion yuan (~$2.53 billion) generated over the quarter, totaling about 25 percent of total revenues. Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts downgraded their ratings on the company's bonds and said they have higher regulatory risk th...

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  • Samsung promises its huge Galaxy Note 9 battery won’t explode
Samsung promises its huge Galaxy Note 9 battery won’t explode

There's no question whatsoever that the Note 9 will be one of the hottest new smartphones on the market when it's released at the end of August. The device also showcases an upgraded battery life-a 4,000 mAh battery which lasts for up to 24 hours on standby.

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  • Google Acknowledges Epic’s ‘Fortnite’ Isn’t On The Play Store
Google Acknowledges Epic’s ‘Fortnite’ Isn’t On The Play Store

Fortnite is a mega-popular, fight-the-demons, post-apocalyptic video game, and it's about to come out on Android. On top of that, only owners of certain Samsung smartphones were able to play the game at launch. Epic Games is handling the distribution itself, so searches for Fortnite in the Play Store turn up a lot of junk that isn't the game. ...

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  • Google Pixel 3 XL Clearly White leaks in new unboxing video
Google Pixel 3 XL Clearly White leaks in new unboxing video

The Android 9 Pie release is the proof in the proverbial pudding that Android as an operating system has hit its stride. While there have been plenty of renders and images that reportedly show the forthcoming Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones, few are as detailed as the latest batch to hit the 'net.

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  • Google finalizes Android P as Android 9
Google finalizes Android P as Android 9 "Pie", launching today

Adaptive Battery will learn which apps you use the most and prioritize battery to them, while Adaptive Brightness will figure out where you like your phone's brightness in different settings and then set that for you. For example, App Actions will suggest a playlist when you connect Bluetooth headphones. Dashboard-this gives you a quick rund...

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  • Presented the world’s first 5G smartphone
Presented the world’s first 5G smartphone

The Moto Z3 has One Button Nav with an iPhone X-like experience. It's not the most flashy, or the highest-powered, but it's incredibly thin. In regards to the pricing of the 5G Moto Mod , Motorola is yet to confirm any details but it will not be available for the general public until the beginning of 2019.

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  • Samsung Posts Galaxy Note 9 Intro a Bit Early, Quickly Pulls It
Samsung Posts Galaxy Note 9 Intro a Bit Early, Quickly Pulls It

It also mentions the Note's "all day battery", which it focused on in a teaser video last week. Is there anything left? While the resolution has not been mentioned on the box, it is likely that the Galaxy Note 9 will have the same 18.5:9 aspect ratio as the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus .

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  • Google reportedly working on censored search engine for China
Google reportedly working on censored search engine for China

We have decided we are no longer willing to continue censoring our results on Google.cn, and so over the next few weeks we will be discussing with the Chinese government the basis on which we could operate an unfiltered search engine within the law, if at all.

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  • Reasons to Buy the Galaxy Tab S4 & 3 Reasons to Wait
Reasons to Buy the Galaxy Tab S4 & 3 Reasons to Wait

Samsung's confirmed a brand new Galaxy Tab S4 tablet. The Tab S4 has more of a productivity slant and pairs with a keyboard cover and S Pen stylus. A modification with 64 GB of built-in storage will cost users $ 650 (16 900 UAH). For additional storage, it features a microSD card slot. The Galaxy Tab A 10 .5 will run of Android 8.1 Oreo.

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  • Fortnite birthday event features themed unlockables
Fortnite birthday event features themed unlockables

Moreover, we have added the description along with the locations of the cakes so players can find it easy to locate them. Developer Epic Games has stated via the Fortnite Subreddit that the battle royale birthday challenges will go live after 8pm EDT (5pm PDT, 1am BST) when the in-game store refreshes.

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  • Spectrum Cable, Internet And Phone Service May Be Booted From New York
Spectrum Cable, Internet And Phone Service May Be Booted From New York

Charter will undoubtedly do everything in its power to block this move, so don't expect Spectrum to suddenly vanish from NY in two months, but perhaps this will at least lead to some positive changes. As a result of Charter's adamant refusal to abide by the conditions of the merger approval, the Commission ordered Charter to develop a transition pl...

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  • Fortnite Has Reportedly Made over $1 Billion from In-Game Purchases
Fortnite Has Reportedly Made over $1 Billion from In-Game Purchases

Fortnite has successfully earned over $1 billion across all platforms. The popular game has been made live again by developer Epic - but this week there's a bit of a shake-up. Starting July 24th, we'll be celebrating #Fortnite1st with a limited time in-game event! "Since the launch of Fortnite Battle Royale we've watched the passion for co...

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  • Samsung opens the world’s largest mobile factory in India
Samsung opens the world’s largest mobile factory in India

Samsung has Invested close to 5,000 Crore Rupees in this plant and aims to Manufacture 12 Crore Mobile Handsets annually which will result is massive job creation. The mentioned plant will double the smartphone production. In front are open fields with grazing cattle, to the left are under-construction residential societies and to the right ...

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  • Apple Prepping Blue, Orange iPhones
Apple Prepping Blue, Orange iPhones

Something to look forward to: As sleek and attractive as Apple's iPhones tend to be, it's tough to deny that their colors are often quite bland. In fact, Apple called the device "the most colorful iPhone yet" when it was released in 2013.

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  • Software Developers are Scanning the Inboxes of Gmail Users
Software Developers are Scanning the Inboxes of Gmail Users

Google received plenty of criticism for having computers scan every Gmail email to deliver targeted ads. Gmail has almost 1.4 billion users globally - more users than the next 25 largest email providers combined. In most cases , the people who signed up for the price-comparison deals or other programs agreed to provide access to their inboxes as ...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S9 sending users private pictures to people
Samsung Galaxy S9 sending users private pictures to people

A handful of phone owners posted complaints on Reddit and Samsung's customer support forums that their phones were sending photos without a user actively doing so and without any notification. Samsung's top-tier are among the best to still offer expandable storage as a standard feature, with the Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9 Plus , and the Note 8 all s...

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  • Fortnite is replacing its Final Fight game mode with a reliable favorite
Fortnite is replacing its Final Fight game mode with a reliable favorite

The studio says that it'll provide an update on the mode when it's ready to go live. Epic explained why it was taken offline shortly after the limited time mode was taken off the game. "We are holding the release until next week to continue hammering away this weekend", the company said. We'll update you as more information on Playground become...

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  • Apple to release new AirPods, HomePod, over-ear headphones in 2019?
Apple to release new AirPods, HomePod, over-ear headphones in 2019?

Apple is preparing a more advanced AirPods sequel that's scheduled for release next year. The same sources disclosed that Apple is figuring out a way to increase the range of AirPods when the wireless earbuds are not nearby an iPhone or iPad.

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  • Supreme Court closes online sales tax loophole
Supreme Court closes online sales tax loophole

Jay Kaufman, D-Lexington, chairman of the Committee on Revenue. "Retailers have been waiting for this day for more than two decades", said NRF's president and CEO, Matthew Shay. The Florida Retail Federation , which has long tried without success to get the Legislature to address the issue, hailed Thursday's decision. Castro said she was "...

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