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Apple unveils the six new features on your iPhone

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More: Those are the big ones, but with iOS 12 also comes advanced AR experiences, the measure app, photo search and share suggestions, more Siri options and Shortcuts app, plus new CarPlay features, voice memo sync, updates to Apple News, Stocks app, iBooks and more. Read More »

Intel Celebrates x86 40th Anniversary with 5GHz Core i7

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According to Intel's specs, it has six cores, 12 threads, and a base frequency of 4GHz with a maximum turbo frequency of 5GHz. But the with the Core i7-8086K, Intel has made a decision to roll its sleeves up and push its chip hard. The mystery 28-core/56-thread chip is more than twice as fast, and almost five times faster than a Core i7-8700K, which we recorded a score of 1,522 in the same benchmark. Read More »

New white version of OnePlus 6 set to arrive June 5th

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Other than the color, nothing changes outside of the color when compared to the Midnight Black or Mirror Black models. The telecom operator Idea Cellular is also giving cashback of Rs 2,000 on the smartphone and the customers can also discount of Rs 500 on the Kindle ebooks. Read More »

All the third party apps Apple killed at WWDC 2018

WWDC viewers were offered a preview of tvOS 12, which includes Dolby Atmos audio and features that make the the Apple TV easier to access. There's also a nice feature which allows notifications to blocked at night so you don't get disturbed when asleep and you will soon be able to block messages for a set time during the day - meaning you don't get disturbed or distracted by your iPhone. Read More »

Liveblog: Apple’s WWDC 2018 keynote is on June 4

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Cupertino's business model also of course aligns with privacy, given the company's main money spinner is device sales. "Although it will be largely transparent to most consumers, it will help further Apple's efforts to differentiate its products from rivals with strong security credentials". Read More »

Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 for Windows 10 PCs unveiled

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Now, at Computex 2018 in Taiwan, the company unveiled the Snapdragon 850 processor, which is specifically designed for Windows devices. Qualcomm says that the upgrades have resulted in improved mobile photography, a slight increase in Gigabit speeds, and a boost from up to 2.6GHz offered by the Snapdragon 835 mobile platform's Kryo 280 CPU to up to 2.95GHz with the Kryo 385 CPU. Read More »

Telegram app now GDPR-compliant as Apple approves update amid Russian Federation friction

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On Friday, Telegram CEO Pavel Durov tweeted to both Apple and its CEO Tim Cook, thanking both Twitter handles "for letting us deliver the latest version of @telegram to millions of users, despite the recent setbacks". Russian users make up about 7 percent of Telegram's user base. The update brings a few features in the section of the privacy settings, and also in the hidden chats. Read More »

New Apple Products That Might Get Announced at Today's Event

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Apple reveals iOs 12 features to curb iPhone addiction, and more features to distract users, at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose. Kayak, the travelling app, could be linked by just recording "Travel Plans" as a command. Apple on Monday (Jun 4) unveiled new operating systems for its iPhones and computers with features created to thwart the use of secret trackers to monitor people's online activities. Read More »

Here are all the new features

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With iOS 12 , which will be available for developers to start working on from today, Apple claims it is pushing for performance like never before. There is a new "Measure" app which uses the camera to provide dimensions of objects. No more having to type in your password. MacOS Mojave will be fully available in the coming months for Macs introduced in mid-2012 or later, plus 2010 and 2012 Mac Pro models with recommended Metal-capable graphics cards. Read More »

Facebook under scrutiny over data sharing after NYT report

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The data was reportedly shared with device makers via the company's device-integrated APIs. The partnerships between Facebook and device-maker companies like Apple , Samsung and others were allegedly formed in order to expand Facebook's reach and custom software during a time period when social media apps were not widely available on smartphone and tablets. Read More »

"Fallout: New California": Massive Fallout: New Vegas Mod Set for October Release

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The Fallout 76 release date has not been announced, although fans won't have to wait long to find out. Early on in the Fallout 76 trailer, viewers catch a glimpse of a Pip-Boy with the date 27 OCT 2102. not subject to social or genetic experimentation - and its community kept safe underground while the Great War obliterated much of the American landscape and population. Read More »

Google Backs Out of The Android Tablet Business

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Move to iOS is meant to help Android users seamlessly swap to an iPhone without losing their important data, like contacts, photos, calendars, and more. Despite the reappearance of the Tablets section , the premise that Android tablets are dead is not particularly far from true. With its support for Android apps and upcoming support for Linux virtual machines, Chrome OS is shaping up to be more than what Android on tablets has ever been: an all-in-one productivity platform. Read More »

Use Your Apple Watch as a Walkie Talkie, Coming Later This Year

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Confirm that and the Watch will continue tracking, adding in the data it started collecting when it first detected the workout. WatchOS 5 can handle many of those natively, thanks to Web Kit integration. The Siri watch face, first introduced previous year, brings a handful of the voice assistant's features right up front on your Apple Watch, providing your calendar, reminders and commute times. Read More »

Apple's smart devices are about to get even smarter

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There's also a report from the Wall Street Journal (paywall) suggesting Apple is looking to get back into the advertising business. Apple did not officially announce an iOS 12 release date, but given the software usually launches around the time of new iPhone models in September, you can probably expect it then. Read More »

ASUS TUF Gaming ecosystem expands peripherals, systems, and partners

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It also activates the fan on the optional AeroActive Cooler accessory, which also includes a USB-C port and a headphone jack that comes out the left side of the phone so they don't interfere with your hands on the bottom edge. Lastly, there is the TwinView Dock , which has a clamshell design. If you're perhaps more of an Overwatch or Counter-Strike player, you may want to instead check out the ROG Strix Scar II instead. Read More »

Apple wants your iPhone to be able to unlock your front door

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Some Apple employees are already testing an improved NFC in the headquarters of Apple in Cupertino. Since 2014, Apple has been working with HID Global , the company that made its security system, to give iPhone capabilities via NFC chip to unlock the offices and buildings. Read More »

Apple Mac OS 10.14 Will Introduce Full Dark Mode

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In these images, you can clearly see how Apple will lead with the dark UI design in Xcode 10, the next major version of its IDE for developing iPhone and Mac apps. Apple's WWDC is just a day away, and we're already being treated to fresh (interesting) leaks. Another important piece of information that the software programmer was able to unveil is that the new Mac OS 10.14 will also introduce a brand-new Apple News icon . Read More »

Microsoft Reportedly Set to Acquire GitHub, Deal Could Happen Later Today

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It sounds very much like Microsoft is trying to make a new push for developers to use its tools and services, including its cloud systems, with this purchase of GitHub . Those building public and open source projects can use it for free. Microsoft actually once offered its own code-hosting repository known as CodePlex, however Microsoft announced back in 2017 that it was closing this service down and was partnering with GitHub instead. Read More »

Red Dead Redemption 2 Pre-Order Details Revealed

Will you be picking up any of the game's pre-order options? The rest of the DLC doesn't appear to have any such limitation on when to pre-order. These include a war horse to ride in-game and an Outlaw Survival Kit. Whether this implies the content is exclusive to Microsoft platforms or just exclusive to preorders isn't clear at this time. The " Red Dead Redemption 2: Collector's Box " will come packaged in a metal tithing box, which includes a lock and key. Read More »

WWDC 2018: Here's what to expect from the big Apple event today

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In terms of new software, there's plenty of smoke around big iOS 12 reveals, a watchOS 5 unveiling, and even ARKit 2.0. Plus it would make a ideal platform to do the announcement considering how many people will be tuned in. Here's the link you should use with the Safari browser on your Mac, iPhone or iPad . While it may be too soon for any major changes, Apple could preview some of Siri's new smart features that will work well with its always-listening mode. Read More »

Apple’s WWDC 2018: What to Watch For

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Reports in the U.S. 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. There are not many leaks about watchOS 5 , except for a new watchface that is inspired by the pride movement. However, if there are any new round watchfaces in the developer kit, we might get a glimpse of a future round Apple Watch. Read More »

IOS 12 Might Include Features to Keep You Off Your Phone

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However, Apple will typically announce some hardware too, and it's very likely we'll see the unveiling of a cheaper HomePod mini, probably with Beats branding. However, unlike iOS updates in the past, iOS 12 may be more focused on refinement rather than offering a bunch of new features. We might expect some hardware announcements and improvement updates for Siri and ARKit . Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J4 Launched In India; Price Starts From Rs 9,990

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Bloomberg suggests that the Note 9 will be revealed during a similar "Unpacked" event in NY, but it will happen a couple weeks earlier than the last one, which fell on August 23. The publication also says that the Note 9 will include Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 in North America. It now appears that the feature will have to wait a little longer. Read More »

Microsoft in Talks to Buy GitHub

According to the new report, Microsoft may have to shell out in the region of US$5 billion to add GitHub to its growing list of mergers and acquisitions. GitHub hosts 27 million software developers working on 80 million repositories of code. The interest that the tech giant Microsoft has for GitHub is not new since throughout these years there have been many rumours about conversations about a purchase agreement. Read More »

What we expect to see at WWDC 2018

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Unlike past year, there will be no announcements pertaining to the company's Mac lineup. What we can see is that the iPhone SE 2 notch is considerably smaller than the iPhone X notch, as has been suggested by previous leaks. As for watchOS 5, we can expect Apple to add new health and fitness features. It could also make for interesting experiences in art installations and in classrooms. Read More »

Apple mulls refunds for iPhone users hit by battery slowdowns

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When performance management is turned off, Apple's Battery Health beta feature will display this message: "This iPhone has experienced an unexpected shutdown because the battery was unable to deliver the necessary peak power". Transparency was the core issue for many outraged customers as well-while Apple may have been right to slow down iPhone performance to prevent user-facing problems, the vague disclosure of its methods made many users question their trust in the tech giant. Read More »

Microsoft to acquire web host Github for $5 billion according to reports

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Bloomberg said the deal had come about because GitHub had a favourable opinion of Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella and preferred to be acquired rather than go public. It's not the first time Microsoft has wanted to add GitHub to its shopping cart. It's a privately held company with over 23 million individual users across 1.5 million organizations. Read More »

ARM Unveils 5G-Ready Processors for Phones and Laptops

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A higher performance Arm CPU would be major boost for Microsoft and its current Windows 10 on Arm " always connected " hardware partners, HP, Lenovo, and Asus . Due to its support for INT8 operations and other improvements, Cortex-A76 will also be able to deliver 4x inference performance. ARM's latest Cortex A76 architecture is aiming for more. Read More »