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Apple removes over 700 apps from Chinese App Store

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It applies same to the SMS as well; just to the message and the bottom, select Report Message and it will get registered at DND and you won't be bothered again. Apple faced threat of millions of iPhones running on networks across the country being derecognised. The app, backed by India's telecom regulator TRAI, helps consumers manage unwanted calls and text messages. Read More »

Sharper Design — Nissan Maxima

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All five Maxima trim levels have new wheels, including 19-inch wheels on the new range-topping Platinum Reserve trim. There are also three new interior finishes including dark wood tone on Platinum, light wood-tone or metallic tones on all versions but Platinum. Read More »

DJI Osmo Pocket puts smartphone cameras on notice

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The popular Osmo Mobile and its sequel helped it become more than just a " drone company" to the average consumer. Now the company is looking to compete in a new segment: action cameras . Smartly, DJI imported some camera features from its drones, including Active Track and Face Track. The unboxing video also didn't reveal the price of the device. Read More »

Sony Patents New Game Cartridge Technology That Could Rival The Nintendo Switch

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The new gaming cartridge appears to be highly dissimilar from the current cartridge design used by the PS Vita . After years of disappointing sales with the Wii U, Nintendo would finally come back on its position as a leader in the video games console industry. Read More »

AWS piles on the machine learning services

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Cloud Foundation for Amazon EC2 will enable customers to leverage existing investments and tools to unify backup and disaster recovery for both vSphere and Amazon EC2 workloads in the cloud and on native AWS Outposts . Next week developers will be able to purchase the new Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) GPU, which includes eight NVIDIA V100 GPUs, 32GB GPU memory, fast NVMe storage, 96 Intel "Skylake" vCPUs, and 100Gbps networking, the new P3dn.24xl instances are the most powerful machine ... Read More »

All-New 2020 Hyundai Palisade Preview

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There are also push-button controls near the powered hatch to drop both the second and third rows for more cargo space. The Palisade will be produced in Ulsan, Korea and will be launched officially next year. There are seven available USB ports in the vehicle so every passenger can keep their devices charged. The Palisade packs three rows and can fit up to eight individuals. Read More »

Mercedes-AMG GT now with digital dash

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You can find out more details about the new Mercedes-AMG GT and AMG GT R PRO over at Mercedes at the link below. A new multi-chamber reflector system gives a new light signature, while the LED rear lights now have dark backgrounds. The new PRO shares its powertrain with the AMG GT R. It differs in what it offers for the suspension, aerodynamics and weight reduction packages. A reworked front fascia includes small carbon-fibre front winglets at each corner, while sizeable front wing vents ... Read More »

Signature Microsoft Office apps get new-look logos

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Since then, Office has got a great deal more mobile with apps for iOS and Android, it gained a bigger Web presence, it added a bunch of collaboration features, and it has seen many of its users switch from the perpetual licenses to the continuously updated Office 365 . Read More »

Honda Civic sedan spied in India for first time - Launch soon

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For 2019, the Civic gets Honda Sensing in the top of the line models. For instance, at the front, you get a pair of new smoked headlamps. New alloy wheel designs are also part of the mild revision. When I reviewed the new 2019 Honda HR-V Sport in the USA, I lamented its reliance on the old (albeit tried and true) 1.8-liter I4 gas engine. It offers 120 PS and 300 Nm. Read More »

Heavy-duty Jeep Gladiator pick-up revealed

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The mid-size rival to the likes of the Chevrolet Colorado , Honda Ridgeline and Toyota Tacoma originally emerged in 2004, but it never got made. A 194kW/600Nm 3.0-litre diesel V6 is coming in 2020, and this will only be available with the 8-speed auto. Read More »

Google is reportedly shuttting down Hangouts in 2020

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The site noted Google's announcement a year ago of a shift to an enterprise focus with G Suite's Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet as an early sign that such a decision was forthcoming. Users complain about bugs and slow performance; it seems likely that Google won't address these concerns anymore if the rumor is true. Google also put its Allo messaging app on hold two years after its introduction. Read More »

Missing NC girl found in Oklahoma after alleged abduction

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Acree's family has been notified and she will return to them in North Carolina. Aubrey Acree, 13, was reported missing on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. CCTV footage of the suspect's vehicle, which was recorded at the intersection of Harris Henrietta Road and US-221A in Rutherford County, North Carolina, was released Wednesday. Read More »

Mobile MONEY is the Un-Carrier's new mobile-only banking service

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So what's different this time with the prematurely published T-Mobile Money (without the "Mobile")? T-Mobile is making another pitch to become a player in the mobile banking business by testing a service called T-Mobile Money, a source familiar with the program who asked not to be identified confirmed to Mobile Payments Today. Read More »

Qualcomm launches $100M AI fund and reveals investment in AnyVision

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The chipmaker says it has set out to make on-device AI technology ubiquitous by inventing, developing, commercialising and, importantly, investing in it. Qualcomm , a San Diego-based company, joins the other industry giants like Intel, Micron Technology and Nvidia Corp, that invest in AI. The fund has a specific emphasis on developing AI technology in devices such as autonomous cars, robotics and machine learning programs. Read More »

‘Pretty Please!’ Google Assistant Can Now Teach Your Kids Manners

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For users of Smart Displays like the Google Home Hub, the firm is adding a lyrics option to Google Play Music , a photo sharing options and broadcast replies among others. The only downside is that it'll be harder to ignore them when someone knows you're home. You never know when you're going to think of the ideal gift for someone on your list, and you can't always jot it down so you don't forget. Read More »

Anthem Closed Beta PC Recommended Requirements + Graphics Settings

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In its closed alpha info statement EA said that while gamers can enjoy checking out Anthem , its tech guys will be " adjusting things like matchmaking and server load on the fly ." . The test is online only. Now that we're only a few months out from the release of Anthem , it seems that BioWare and EA are ready to begin testing the game. Read More »

Google announces new Android Auto features

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If driving in silence isn't for you, playing and finding media just got easier. If you're not already committed to another big-screen music streaming service, you can head over to the Play Store to pre-register for the Android TV Amazon Music app now. Read More »

Instagram's "Close Friends" feature lets you be the real you

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The update is likely to further complicate the already high-stakes social dynamics of Instagram accounts, particularly for teens, which popularized the "finsta" phenomenon in the first place. Credit: ShutterstockThe company has been testing a feature called "favorites" since June 2017, which allowed people to post photos to a limited group of followers, as well as stories. Read More »

Managed Blockchain Service Introduced By Amazon Web Services

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Unveiled at re:Invent yesterday, Amazon Outposts is an on-prem data centre system consisting of fully configurable AWS-designed compute and storage racks and AWS software - allowing customers to run compute and storage on-prem and connect to AWS's cloud. Read More »

AWS launches RoboMaker service for building intelligent robotics apps

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Walter Scott, CTO of DigitalGlobe, said that AWS Ground Station will let us get data into Cloud faster. The antennas are all located at AWS Regions, meaning customers will benefit from low-latency and local access to other AWS services to process and store their data. Read More »

Nintendo to ease its draconian rules for YouTubers and livestreamers

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Nintendo today announced it'd be winding down its Creators Program , which had always been a headache for YouTubers and streamers who'd tried to use footage of the company's games in their videos. More overt and litigious forms of the company's protection of its copyright include allegedly sending cease-and-desist letters to any emulation sites hosting Nintendo games and the shutting down of any and all fan projects. Read More »

Fallout 76 Collector's Edition Bag Was Not as Advertised

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Third-party listings like these still say it is clearly a canvas bag, but consumers were instead given a cheaply made nylon bag instead. Could we see another No Man's Sky style renaissance with Fallout 76? This is noticeably worse than the bag displayed on promotional images for the Power Armour edition, so fans began contacting Bethesda support to get answers. Read More »

Microsoft offloads 100,000 HoloLens headsets… to the US Army

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Microsoft was only one of the interested contractors, with other names like Magic Leap reportedly showing interest. The U.S. Army and the Israeli military have already used Microsoft's HoloLens devices in training, but plans for live combat would be a significant step forward. Read More »

New Zealand rejects Huawei's first 5G bid citing national security risk

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Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei says it is seeking an urgent meeting with ministers and officials after the Government Communications Security Bureau blocked a proposal by Spark to use its equipment in a 5G mobile network. The US has also started lobbying allies to forgo Huawei equipment, amid the broader trade war with China, according to the Wall Street Journal. "We hope New Zealand will provide a level-playing field for Chinese enterprises' operation there and do something ... Read More »

Huawei Mate 20 Series to launch in India on Nov 27

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Express.co.uk is on hand to help you find the best smartphone deals and will be bringing you updates on the latest handset deals. Further, an 8GB model with 256GB of inbuilt storage has been listed on the official site of Huawei although the pricing details are yet to be revealed. Read More »

Huawei tech banned from NZ network upgrade

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The GCSB's apparent move comes after reports earlier this week that the United States was pressuring allies to drop Huawei. The company has also faced stiff resistance in the U.S., with the Trump administration legislating to ban it from the American market. Read More »

Apple Watch Series 3 gets Cyber Monday deals on Amazon

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This of course means that you'll be getting cellular versions of either the Apple Watch or the iPad. That's $120 off the regular $399 price, and this deal likely won't last long.Now, you could argue that Apple shouldn't be charging that amount to begin with, since the new 9.7-inch iPad starts at $329. Read More »

Amazon says Cyber Monday, Black Friday broke sales records

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Some industry observers saw a downside to the United States shopping frenzy. The promotional efforts also drew the ire of customers who complained they woke up to even more Cyber Monday emails than in years past. Website outage tracker DownDetector.com also reported that Walmart Inc's website had some problems. " Black Friday and Cyber Monday continue to break records on Amazon year over year, which tells us that customers love shopping for deals to kick off the holiday shopping ... Read More »

Honda Passport returns as a ruggedly styled, 5-passenger SUV

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Resurrecting a name last used on a rebadged Isuzu Rodeo , the Passport is essentially a five-seat Pilot , measuring 152 mm shorter at 4,839 mm long. It also uses the same V6 engine as its platform mates: a 3.5-liter V6 that produces 280 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque, mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission. Read More »

Canada's emergency alert system to be tested Wednesday afternoon

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On November 28, test alerts should appear on every updated and compatible mobile device connected to an LTE wireless network in participating provinces and territories. "This is ONLY a TEST, no action is required". There are plans to expand to other emergencies or hazards in the future. The CRTC requires 50 per cent of wireless devices sold in Canada to be compatible with Alert Ready, but the coverage rate should increase after April when compatibility will be a requirement in all devices ... Read More »