Tech

by | July 19, 2018 | 08:57

Jaymin Amin, vice president of technology and product development, said in a press release . "Now more than ever, it's critical the cover glass provides outstanding protection", said John Bayne, vice president and general manager, Corning Gorilla Glass.

by | July 19, 2018 | 06:21

After all, it was just last month at E3 2018 that Phil Spencer revealed that the Xbox team is hard at work making the next generation of Xbox-branded consoles . However, Microsoft is working on a successor of the Xbox Elite Controller and the company might launch it during Gamescom . In the Xbox Wire announcement, the company actually confirmed that there will be new console bundles, which isn't really a surprise.

by | July 18, 2018 | 22:17

The season update brings in a new vehicle, the All-Terrain Kart (ATK). Fortnite Battle Royale Season 5 Battle Pass price is $10 (around Rs. 650) which works out to 950 V-Bucks, Epic's in-game currency for Fortnite . There's no telling if the Tactical SMG will ever return to the game, but for now, you'll have to do without. A release time for the Fortnite v5.0 content update has been announced by Epic Games , and the v5.0 content update is set to be the first major content ...

by | July 18, 2018 | 22:08

Earlier this year, Roku announced the Roku Connect platform for allowing devices like Roku TVs and settop boxes to wirelessly communicate with smart speakers and sounders. The speakers also offer Automatic Volume Leveling to lower the volume on loud scenes and boost the volume on quieter ones and Dialog Enhancement to improve the intelligibility of speech.

by | July 18, 2018 | 21:37

IF there's indeed more expansions coming after Battle for Azeroth , there just may be a slightly possibility where Blizzard would gift it to the subscribers for free. Blizzard would typically sell a Battle Chest that would include the base game and released expansions at a reduced price, but a purchase was necessary before you were able to play.

by | July 18, 2018 | 21:27

After last year's announcement of permanently discontinuing the Windows phone lineup, this move by Microsoft was anticipated. A key feature of Timeline is giving users the ability to pick up where they left off as they switch between devices, allowing users to continue working on files, apps and sites they had open on other machines.

by | July 18, 2018 | 19:54

Amazon said the industrial actions would have no effect on Prime Day deliveries. Almost every device Amazon makes is now available at a deep discount, and you'll find every single one of them below. The company reports earnings for the second quarter later this month, when it could provide more anecdotal information about Prime Day results, but the actual numbers won't be reflected in that report because the shopping event took place after the quarter ended.

by | July 18, 2018 | 19:45

Chief among the new features is something Uber calls "Spotlight", a simple in-app tool that transforms the rider's phone into a colorful torch to help their driver find them in the crowd. You could tell them what you're wearing or where exactly you're standing. The firm is also building on its in-app messaging tool by giving riders the option to send pre-written messages.

by | July 18, 2018 | 18:40

From a false multiplayer mode to an overhyped and underwhelming end, Hello Games has had its work cut out in making the game what it should have been at launch. Improved space visuals that make the game even more lovely. Unlimited Base Building - You're no longer bound to a single planet in base building - bases can now be built "anywhere, on any planet", and you can own multiple bases.

by | July 18, 2018 | 16:10

The EU's decision argues that Google behaved illegally by leveraging its market power to encourage handset makers to pre-install those apps and services on their devices. Rivals couldn't compete with these payments, making it hard for any other search engine to get their app pre-installed. She said that European Union antitrust laws put a "special responsibility" on dominant businesses, meaning they can not deny other companies the chance "to compete with them on merit".

by | July 18, 2018 | 12:59

Recently, the company made the support page for Galaxy Note 9 live and now the first press shot of the yet-to-be launched device has surfaced online. The S Pen will come with a button placed on its surface along with a clicker at the bottom as shown in the image. It is worth pointing out here that the formal invitation of the next "Unpacked" event already showed the Gold-coloured S Pen.

by | July 18, 2018 | 12:59

Prior to joining this, Rabii was responsible for developing the Visual Core chip that is used in Google's Pixel smartphones . Rabii will be working under Facebook's head of virtual and augmented reality, the publication's sources said.

by | July 18, 2018 | 12:55

The Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite will be powered by a 4,000mAh battery and connectivity options on the device will include 4G VoLTE , Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm audio jack and Global Positioning System. It will also come with a 3010mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0. On the memory front, it comes with 4GB of RAM as well as 64GB of storage. The Mi A2 will measure 158.70 x 7.30 x 75.40mm and weigh in at 168 grams.

by | July 18, 2018 | 12:58

The user can choose to turn it off, Google says on its support page . Google's updated stock Phone app gives Android smartphone users a powerful weapon to use in the war against spam callers. When enabled, suspected spam calls will be routed straight to your phone's voicemail. To disable the feature, open the Phone app, tap the three-dot symbol, and then open Settings Caller ID & spam Off.

by | July 18, 2018 | 05:09

Samsung will release the 10nm LPDDR5 DRAM chips in two variants-a 6,400 Mb/s chip operating at 1.1V and a slightly slower 5,500 Mb/s chip that runs at 1.05V. When in active mode, the chip can automatically lower its operating voltage to sync with the operating speed of the application processor. It has been configured to avoid overwriting cells with "0" values.

by | July 17, 2018 | 22:23

Thousands of emoji are now available on iOS , watchOS and macOS, including emotive smiley faces, gender-neutral characters, various clothing options, food types, animals, mythical creatures and more. On top of that, there are also new smiley faces with a party face, a cold face, and - our personal favourite - a pleading face. Apple says they will be included when the update rolls out.

by | July 16, 2018 | 23:13

With Spotlight, you can light up your phone with a special color specific to your driver. This works just as it sounds; users will be able to pre-schedule a ride ahead of time and Uber promises users that it'll arrive on-time, otherwise they'll get their money back via the way of Uber credit.

by | July 16, 2018 | 18:51

Interestingly, there are some differences between the regular E5 Play and the Android Go version. Motorola hasn't announced any plans to bring it to the Indian market, but expect it to be positioned against the Nokia 1 Android Go edition when it gets launched.

by | July 16, 2018 | 05:34

However, some of the important details include the starting and the ending dates of this Beta for various platforms. There doesn't appear to be any other way to access the beta other than pre-ordering. Along with that news, Activision announced all of the details for both early and open access to the betas. The latter is an objective-based mode that has teams alternating between attacking and defending two "static objectives".

by | July 16, 2018 | 04:19

Up until now, Epic Games has taken a huge chunk of developers' profits because of the agreement that developers have when making games using Unreal Engine . This is something that many sellers lose sight of, regardless of engine or platform, when working with marketplaces day to day. In addition, the use of Unreal Engine 4 has gone up as well, with 6.3 million users as of this month, an increase of over one million users since March.

by | July 16, 2018 | 00:37

It was important to us that we generate substantial downforce without unnecessary parts cluttering the auto to maintain a clean and iconic look. To best avoid a collision with the hay bales, highly advanced scanning tools have been used to create an accurate 3D image of the route, allowing the autonomous 'Stang to navigate the 1.16-miles of tarmac successfully.

by | July 15, 2018 | 22:02

Apple has faced widespread complaints and even a proposed class action lawsuit over allegedly defective keyboards on past MacBook Pro (and MacBook) models. The new MacBook Pro models also feature the T2 chip made by Apple for enhanced secure boots and help in encrypted storage . The starting price for the 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar is $US1,799, the same as before.

by | July 15, 2018 | 19:28

This significantly reduces the threat posed by Spectre ". Users were able to decline to participate in the trial by changing one of the settings in the options page. That's good advice for using Chrome in general, but it's also easier said than done when you've got the entirely of the internet at your fingertips. To check whether this is enabled, or disable it should you choose (which we don't recommend), you can head to chrome://flags#enable-site-per-process in your location bar, and then ...

by | July 15, 2018 | 17:57

Aston Martin Vice President & Special Operations Officer, David King said: "The V8 Cygnet shows the fun side of both Aston Martin and its customers". Aston Martin's two-seater Cygnet city auto might not be your first port of call for a 430hp racer, but that hasn't stopped the British automaker's engineers crafting a freakish one-off with the V8 engine of a Vantage.

by | July 15, 2018 | 18:00

Earlier this week Apple surprised us with a bunch of MacBook Pro upgrades , but what most potential buyers wanted to know was whether the refresh fixed the problem Apple has been having with its laptop keyboards. By deconstructing the new laptops, iFixit found that the butterfly mechanism in the new keyboard is actually protected by a thin silicone membrane.