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Meet TCL's Palm Palm, a kitten like phone

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Unlike in a conventional Flight Mode, you can choose what gets through, and when. The folks over at The Verge have gone hands-on with the tiny new Palm device, which shares your phone number and runs a full version of Android 8.1 and all the apps from the Google Play Store. Read More »

IPad getting Photoshop CC and a secret drawing app

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Adobe's Project Gemini naturalistic painting app. Adobe didn't want to tell anyone in case the experiment was unsuccessful, but a few months later, a "proof of life" concept of the full Photoshop app was launching on an iPad. "Not the full-blown version", I started to explain. The Verge was granted a week of hands-on time with Photoshop for iPad, and has a great video that demonstrates the app in action. Read More »

Everything You Need To Know About The New iPhone XS Models

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The new phones, based on last year's iPhone X , are named XS and XS Max, based on last year's iPhone X . The new iPhone XS has a 5.8-inch screen size, while iPhone XS Max is 6.5 inch in size, in line with Wall Street expectations. Apple is gearing up to unveil a whole new line-up of iPhones . As far as the rest of the internals and the camera section on this smartphone is concerned, they are the same as that on iPhone XS . Read More »

Google Will Finally Let You Use External Mics on Pixel Phones

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Some unedited test photos from the camera are at the end of the video. The search-engine giant officially took the veils off " Pixel 3 " alongside a bigger " Pixel 3 XL " smartphone on October 9. Google's new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL devices were revealed earlier this week, and to nearly no surprise the phones are ready to hold their title as having some of the best cameras around. Read More »

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Breaks Digital Day One Launch Sales

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The first-person shooter also set a new PlayStation record for day one digital full game sales on the PlayStation Store worldwide, as well as became the best-selling Activision Xbox One digital game on day one worldwide. It's a pretty big deal in the game's tactical Blackout battle royale mode, but the developers have already stated that they're aware of the problem and a fix is on its way. Read More »

PS4 Messages Designed to Brick Your Console Reported By Users

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Reddit users have given directions on how they have recovered from the crash. Reddit reports suggest PS4 owners are receiving a message that contains indecipherable characters that are causing their console to stop functioning, and requiring a factory reset to regain functionality. Read More »

Facebook Messenger soon to add option to Unsend messages

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Jane Wong notes that you'll only be able to unsend a message for a set amount of time after it's been sent, so you won't be able to erase your mistakes the morning after. The screenshots shared by Wong show that the Unsend button will appear when a user selects a message, and shows up above the Delete Message option. Facebook promised to bring users the option to delete/unsend messages for some time now, but the social network company failed to fulfill that promise for the time being. Read More »

Samsung's Foldable Smartphone Might Also Be a Tablet

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Galaxy A9 will get what is new at the moment. The device features a 6.3-inch Super AMOLED display , with minimal bezels but without the notch. Created to make life more convenient, the Galaxy A9 features Bixby, Samsung Pay and Samsung Health and you can take advantage of the many multi-tasking benefits the Galaxy A9 offers, including App Pair. Read More »

EA is working on the remaster of Command & Conquer

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Did you never play the original Command And Conquer? Vessella wants to make more of C&C beyond this 25 anniversary special (though we don't have any solid indication of what the celebratory output might be). Rather than open with a press release or trailer, EA have chosen to quietly announce an official Command & Conquer remaster on Reddit . He continues to work in sport but loves talking all things Xbox, PS4, and PC just as much. Read More »

Review about Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

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At the time, Google said that the feature would be a Pixel exclusive. Pixel 3: 5.73 inches tall by 2.69 inches wide by 0.3 inches thick. We have no doubts that the construction of Pixel 3 is solid. Even though Pixel 3 XL's might look spectacular, no one can deny the fact that it resemblances iPhone X. I'm buying the one with the headphone jack. Read More »

Star Citizen releases celebrity-packed single-player trailer, demos upcoming update

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Star Citizen has recently released the new trailer for the single-play mode of Squadron 42 and while the most developer would choose to highlight some of the important parts of the game, Star Citizen chose to highlight their stars. As well as that new feature, the Stanton System system will be populated with enemy AI for the FPS sections. However, the fact that this game has been in development for so long has led some to call the project "vapourware", saying Christ Roberts' baby ... Read More »

Pixel camera app to score a long-awaited feature on October 18

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After all, like any smartphone, the new Pixels are prone to damage if they're not properly handled. If you're looking for a solid case option, we've found a range of choices - from low-priced to premium - that provide your Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL different levels of protection and style. Read More »

Facebook Rolls Out 3D Photos in News Feed, VR

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Once captioned and posted, the picture can be scrolled, panned, and tilted by users on both mobile and desktop in order to bring the image to life. In this way, Facebook users have the opportunity to see the images in Augmented Reality via the newsfeed, which means that when using the Oculus Rift or other virtual reality glasses, the experience becomes much more impressive and satisfying. Read More »

Google Assistant Gets New Updates, Including Activation From Your Lockscreen

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That's all great, but for three years now, Google has chose to stick with a single rear camera for its flagship Android smartphones. According to IDC research firm, Pixel's share reached 0.53% and then dropped to only 0.14%. Not surprisingly, several of those details pertained to the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL's camera. So while both flagships are pretty much identical all of the way down to the brand new glass back and wireless charging, the key difference between the two is the fact that ... Read More »

Amazon’s hiring AI may have weeded out women

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KILLED a secret artificial intelligent (AI) powered tool it uses for recruitment due to the tech's hate of women. "They literally wanted it to be an engine where I'm going to give you 100 resumes, it will spit out the top five, and we'll hire those". Read More »

Pixel 3 Launched: AI Brains are just unbeatable

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It's the first time Google has embraced the format, which Samsung has had for a few years and Apple adopted last year. For Asia's rising working and middle classes, not only is the Pixel 3 affordable compared to the competition (which some clearly already own!), it's also the successor to the best smartphone camera on the market - the Pixel 2 XL . Read More »

Fallout 76: 10 Game-Changing New Details You Need To Know

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Fallout 76 is now undergoing a stress test which is available to only a few users. The stress test will start on October 13th, with the exact time of day yet to be announced. Fallout 76 stress test which is now live on the Xbox One has been confirmed to be roughly 48 GB. The stress test kicks off this Saturday (October 13). Read More »

Man divorces cheating wife spotted on Google Maps

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That's because it actually was his spouse, and the man whose hair she was stroking wasn't her husband. His suspicions were aroused while checking out the best way to reach a bridge in the Peruvian capital of Lima. The photos had been taken by a Google camera auto at Puente de los Suspiros de Barranco [Bridge of Sighs of the Ravine], in Lima in 2013. The man later divorced his wife, who confessed to having an affair. Read More »

Adorable 'Assassin's Creed Rebellion' RPG Release Date Revealed

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Assassin's Creed Rebellion launches on November 21st, and we will update you all once we know what it actually is like to play. Pre-registration is now live! Watch the announcement trailer below. Much like Bethesda's Fallout Shelter , it will be up to the player to build their foundation thoroughly for their base of operations. And like any good Assassin's Creed title, you can opt for a sneaky approach or an all out brawl. Read More »

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Prestige Emblems Revealed

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Ausgamers gave it a 9/10 and said: " Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is a pleasant surprise". It's that time of year again, as schoolkids and employees the world over all fall mysteriously ill on the very same day and a brand new Call of Duty title hits the shelves. Read More »

Fortnite beta for Android now open to everyone, invitations no longer needed

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Galaxy Note 9 and Tab S4 users received unique Fortnite Galaxy skins for being part of the club. It's slightly annoying, but it's the only way to get Fortnite installed on your Android device. "The 30 percent store tax is a high cost in a world where game developers' 70 percent must cover all the cost of developing, operating, and supporting their games". Read More »

WhatsApp Developers Fix Serious Video Call Security Bug

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If that user didn't answer the call, the OTP will end up in their voicemail. The company fixed the same on September 28 in the Android client and on October 3 in the iPhone client. "WhatsApp beta for Android 2.18.305: WhatsApp is implementing in this version ads for Status ". She disclosed details about the vulnerability on Tuesday, saying it affected both Android and iOS versions of the app. Read More »

Essential's Next Phone Will Be A Wildly Different, AI-Powered Companion

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Meanwhile, the company is said to have abandoned the development of a regular smartphone "because the product is too similar to others on the market" and "sales of an earlier phone were disappointing". People who have spent any time talking to Siri or Alexa know the limits of virtual assistants. The Essential Phone PH-1 is the only phone so far from Essential. Read More »

How to use Dolby Vision HDR on Xbox One

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Called the Xbox One October 2018 update , it brings new Xbox Live Avatars, Dolby Vision support for Netflix, and an Alexa skill to control your console with an Echo device. In addition to all the items that are available at launch, we also have a new Avatar Store where you can obtain even more new Avatar items, including licensed designs from Halo , Gears of War , and more. Read More »

Google launches ‘Home Hub’ connected speaker with screen, but no camera

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The Home Hub is basically a Google Home speaker with a display in the front. Apart from these features, Google Assistant can now be launched from the Google Home app itself. That makes it more of a direct challenger to the Echo Show than the Portal is. In our Assistant Showdown , Google Assistant edged out Alexa, but just barely. Read More »

Stardew Valley to deliver your farming fix on iOS, Android soon

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After releasing on PC and consoles , the game got an important push with the Nintendo Switch version and its portable capability, so it's only natural it'll now reach new audiences on the go with phones and tablets. We're two weeks out from the iPhone and iPad versions of Stardew Valley . The Switch multiplayer update has entered quality assurance testing, with the PS4 and Xbox One versions soon to follow. Read More »