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Twitter Is Fixing Its Timeline


Twitter announced this evening that they are giving you back the chronological timeline you never told them to take away. To switch to the chronological timeline, navigate to settings in your Twitter app, then tap on " content preferences ". Read More »

Apple CEO defends pricing of new iPhones

When the iPhone X was launched in India a year ago, it became the first iPhone in the country to breach the Rs 1 lakh mark and raised eyebrows from all corners. This accessory costs just $9 and Apple is charging not just a premium for the iPhone Xs Max , but customers will have to head out and purchase the adapter as well as a fast charger. Read More »

Apple Watch Series 4 Announced


The new products and price hike show Apple's attempts to remain competitive and increase profit in the tech sphere after recent setbacks. An electrocardiogram is a crucial diagnostic tool for heart disease and arrhythmias. Apple partnered with Stanford University a year ago to conduct a study on monitoring for irregular heartbeats. While previous models of the said smartwatch have included a built-in monitor to measure a person's heart rate , they all only perform the usual task of ... Read More »

Amazon Prepping 8 New Alexa Products


In fact, around this time previous year, Amazon launched its Echo Spot smart speaker , so it comes as no surprise that the online shopping giant is gearing up to announce eight new Alexa-enabled smart home devices, according to CNBC . Amazon is also reported to be working on a secretive home robot. Sonos, for example, has a similar business model, as it said in its quarterly filing that it relies on "custom installers of home audio systems for a significant portion of our sale". Read More »

Fortnite Port-A-Fortress Grenade Will "Take Defence to New Heights"


When a Port-a-Fort consumable is used, it creates a structure made of metal that is three tiles high complete with ramps at the top and tires at the bottom. We don't know what the resulting structure will look like once the Port-a-Fortress has been thrown, but judging from that description, it sounds like it might be taller than the one produced by the Port-a-Fort. Read More »

LG Display picked as second OLED supplier for iPhones - Electronic Times


In the future, the South Korean tech giant might be able to partner with other smartphone manufacturers like Huawei, Xiaomi, and Oppo. OLED displays provide better picture quality in a form factor that is thinner and lighter than traditional alternatives, mainly since they don't require a discrete backlight to provide illumination. Read More »

Fortnite: Battle Royale on Switch remains free-to-play


You essentially earn five percent of the purchase price with digital, and one percent on physical. "Beginning September 18, 2018, a Nintendo Switch Online membership is required to participate in co-op and competitive online features for many first- and third-party Nintendo Switch games, including Splatoon 2 , Mario Kart 8 Deluxe , ARMS , and Super Smash Bros". Read More »

OnePlus 6T launch could bring fans some brilliant but awful news


After including the long-used port on the excellent OnePlus 6 handset, we've now got confirmation that the highly anticipated successor, the OnePlus 6T , will ditch it. Plus, by removing one component, OnePlus opens the door for "new technology", including improved battery life (though he didn't specify how this will be achieved). Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 explodes inside woman\'s purse in NY


A woman from the USA has filed a case against Samsung claiming that her Galaxy Note 9 caught fire in her purse. She stopped using the phone, and put it in her bag, and soon after there were sounds of whistling and screeching from inside the bag, and thick smoke started pouring out of her purse, the report states. Read More »

Here’s How to Install iOS 12 Before Its Official Release


With iOS 12 , Apple is introducing a host of new features and upgrades too. If the official announcement of the latest iOS update has you in a mild panic, worrying about having to figure out a new system just as you've sorted out the old one, have no fear: there are a handful of new, helpful, and easy-to-use features to keep an eye out for. Read More »

Apple iPhone XS Max or Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Big-Screen Battle


The iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max have all the same features and capabilities, except for screen size, with the XS Max lording it over the XS. That converts into a significant difference of surviving when submerged at a depth of 1 meter for the XR as compare to the 2 meters for the XS. Read More »

Mobile Launches iPhone Xs BOGO Deal and Free Voice Line

Despite looking identical to the iPhone X and iPhone XS models in appearance, the handset only has one rear camera and uses a slightly lower-grade screen. The iPhone XS Max's display size is 26 percent larger than the previous largest iPhone display, marking it the largest increase in screen size since 2014, wrote analyst Gene Munster of Loup Ventures in a note. Read More »

Google might be teasing a mint color for the Pixel 3


Of course, the 3 making up part of the heart is a clear indication that the Pixel 3 is what we'll see, but a massive 3 on its own is even less ambiguous. On the specification front, the Pixel 3 XL is expected to carry a 6.7-inch massive display with 2,960 x 1,440 resolution, Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, 4GB RAM, 64GB ROM, 12.2MP rear camera, Dual lenses on the front, 3,430mAh battery with wireless charging, Android 9 Pie and more. Read More »

IPhone X Cases Will Fit iPhone XS And Vice Versa

All three devices will start shipping September 21. The third iPhone announced on Wednesday, the "affordable" iPhone XR , is coming a bit later; pre-orders start on October 19, and shipments will commence on October 26. It has been discontinued in most parts of the world, but the Apple iPhone 6S will be available in India, for a revised price of Rs 29,900 for the 32GB variant. Read More »

Razer Phone 2 Gets An Official Launch Date


It may be speculation, but there's no denying that the outline does seem to match the outline of the leaked render which we reported yesterday. The folks at Android Headlines got hold of alleged renders of the Razer Phone 2 from a "reliable source". Read More »

A tricked-out iPhone XS Max costs more than a MacBook


The new £1,099 iPhone XS Max houses a 6.5-inch Super Retina OLED display, the largest ever placed on an iPhone , and is joined by the 5.8-inch iPhone XS , the same size as last year's iPhone X . The neural engine works up to 9 times faster on Core ML operations and uses less than 1/10 the energy . iPhone Xs continues to bring innovations to photography, things not possible before iPhone. Read More »

Samsung teases October 11th Galaxy event with ‘4x fun’


Starting from today, 14th of September 2018 till 2nd December 2018, just top up RM100 upon your purchase of the Samsung Galaxy Note9 and you are entitled to buy the next year's model at 10% discount. Not too long ago, Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 9 . These come through the tagline "4 x fun" and the use of the phrase " Capture the fun with Samsung ". Read More »

No-deal Brexit could bring driving licence ramifications


He added: "We can mitigate by taking a "continuity" approach, recognizing certain EU-approved goods for import into the UK". "We would be mindful of our strict legal obligations, but the amount and the phased way it is set out in the withdrawal agreement would fall away because there would be no deal". Read More »

New Details About Nintendo Switch Online Cloud Saves and NES Games Revealed


In regards to the NES games , the FAQ confirms that players will only have offline access to these classic titles for seven days as long as their Nintendo Switch Online subscription is active. These items are stored locally on the Nintendo Switch system but can not be accessed without an active Nintendo Switch Online membership. Xbox One cloud saves are kept forever, whilst PlayStation Plus cloud saves are kept for six months after your subscription expires. Read More »

FCC Pauses Proposed Sprint-T-Mobile Merger


The Federal Communications Commission says it needs more time to review network engineering and financial models submitted by the companies. It appears to incorporate new logic, methodologies, facts, and assumptions, on a subject central to the Applications-the transaction's claimed network benefits. Read More »

Declassified the name of the largest Apple iPhone 2018


The entry-level iPhone will ditch the stainless steel housing, opting instead for an aluminum shell that will come in a series of colors according to Bloomberg . The excitement among iPhone fans is relentlessly rising as the launch date of the new devices is nearing - to be launched on September 12. To this point, a new research note from Bank of America Merrill Lynch ( via CNBC ) relays that the 6.1-inch iPhone variant might be priced at $799, with the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max ... Read More »

European Union lawmakers agree common stand on copyright reforms


He insisted he was not looking for a "confrontation" or that the proposals should be seen as an attack against the internet or internet platforms like Google . There's still one more Parliament vote in January. The block followed a campaign from freedom of speech campaigners, who argued the laws could lead to even greater control over the internet. Read More »

Google Search, Snippets Affected By EU Parliament Copyright Rules 09/13/2018


Article 13 requires certain platforms like YouTube and Facebook stop users sharing unlicensed copyrighted material. Approved by 490 votes to 148, with 51 abstentions, the resolution affirms that the EU-U.S. On top of inhibiting the spread of news, the link tax could also make it all but impossible for Wikipedia and other non-profit educational sources to do their work because of their reliance on links, quotes and citation. Read More »

Facebook's new system helps it detect offensive memes


We are therefore exploring ways to bridge the domain gap between our synthetic engine and real-world distribution of text on images. To handle this monumental task, the company has built a sophisticated artificial intelligence called Rosetta . Read More »