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Apple Will Release Two 5G iPhones in 2020, Analyst Says Apple Will Release Two 5G iPhones in 2020, Analyst Says
- June 18, 2019

While the front camera would be upgraded from 7MP to 12MP, a triple-camera setup would be implemented in the 6.5-inch and 5.8-inch OLED iPhones, along with a new super-wide 12MP lens, according to Ming-Chi Kuo. On the other hand, the larger iPhone XS Max will grow from a 6.5-inch screen to a 6.7-inch panel - It'll probably be a massive iPhone. According to a report by renowned analyst Ming-Chi Kuo Apple's 2020 iPhone lineup will be all OLED with two new screen sizes and be the first to have ... (more...)
Mario World is coming to Mobile Soon! Mario World is coming to Mobile Soon!
- June 18, 2019

Mario World , launches for iOS and Android devices on 10 July. You can pre-register for the game already on both Apple's App Store and the Google Play Store . That's why he's allowed to complete medical exams and prescribe medication in the upcoming Dr Mario World. Now they're ready to eliminate those unruly viruses. (more...)
Genius: We Caught Google Red Handed Stealing Our Lyrics
- June 17, 2019

Google lyrics partner LyricFind has denied that it swiped content from Genius , claiming that it produces lyrics via its own content team. While this news comes amidst reports that Google is facing an antitrust investigation , this isn't the first time that Genius and the iconic search engine have come to blows, with Google having penalised the lyric site for violating backlink guidelines back in 2013. (more...)
Fortnite Fortbyte #14 - Found Within an RV Park Fortnite Fortbyte #14 - Found Within an RV Park
- June 17, 2019

Bunker Jonesy is now the most notable figure on the picture, with a lot more details to still be revealed. To find Fortbyte 49, players will need to find Trog's ice cave location. However, since it is an ice cave, players can easily narrow down the location to the icy region of the map. All you need to do is enter the underground ice cave and bash open the wooden cover under the staircase to find the Fortbyte . (more...)
Adobe's prototype AI tool automatically spots Photoshopped faces Adobe's prototype AI tool automatically spots Photoshopped faces
- June 17, 2019

The research was centered around spot edits made by Photoshop's Liquify tool which specializes in bringing out delicate effects one can't normally figure out. " For this approach to be useful, it should be able to perform significantly better than the human eye at identifying edited faces ", Oliver said. " It might sound impossible because there are so many variations of facial geometry possible ", says Professor Alexei A. (more...)
The New Pixel 4 Can Be The Copy Of Iphone 11 The New Pixel 4 Can Be The Copy Of Iphone 11
- June 17, 2019

Including cutting off the fingerprint scanning sensor (It is not surprising because it would be moved under the display screen instead). There is a classic company's White or Grey logo at the back, however there is no rear fingerprint scanner. (more...)
Xiaomi stops the release of test assemblies MIUI for all devices Xiaomi stops the release of test assemblies MIUI for all devices
- June 17, 2019

MIUI , Xiaomi's custom build of Android, has changed a lot since its introduction in 2010. Redmi K20 Pro is one of the highly anticipated smartphones to be launched in India in a few weeks. On the Mi Community forum post , most of the feedback isn't too happy about the new development claiming that the beta versions of MIUI performed better than the "stable" versions. (more...)
Huawei Delays Its Foldable Device After Samsung Disaster Huawei Delays Its Foldable Device After Samsung Disaster
- June 16, 2019

When the Huawei Mate X foldable smartphone was showcased at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 tech expo earlier this year, the Chinese firm had revealed that it carries support for 55W SuperCharge fast charging technology. The Mate X was supposed to launch this month, but a Huawei spokesperson told CNBC that the phone's debut is being moved to September. "If we are forced to do it by ourselves, we are ready", the Huawei spokesperson added. (more...)
Privacy improvements in Chrome 76 will make it easier to bypass paywalls Privacy improvements in Chrome 76 will make it easier to bypass paywalls
- June 16, 2019

In addition to giving user data access to extensions, the WebRequest API is also said to have an overall performance impact on browsers and requires serialisation of the request data as well as inter-process communication. "Because we are able to cut substantial overhead in the browser, the Declarative Net Request API can have significant, system-level performance benefits over Web Request", Cronin said. (more...)
OnePlus 7 Pro Almond Colour Goes On Sale Today In India OnePlus 7 Pro Almond Colour Goes On Sale Today In India
- June 16, 2019

The Almond variant will go on sale at 12 noon starting June 14. The company is already selling the Mirror Grey and Nebula Blue color variants in the country and this will be the last addition for now. You can check out our review of the 12GB OnePlus 7 Pro here, and can check out our pick of the best cases right here. The middle variant has 8GB RAM + 256GB storage, and it comes with a price tag of INR 52,999. (more...)
Apple registers seven unreleased MacBooks in Eurasian database Apple registers seven unreleased MacBooks in Eurasian database
- June 16, 2019

While there are seven new product codes in all, this doesn't necessarily mean there will be seven distinct products coming, as these can sometimes indicate minor hardware variations in the same model. If Apple indeed launches a 16-inch MacBook Pro , it could drive a massive upgrade. The current-generation 12-inch MacBook lacks a TouchBar, has the first-generation Butterfly keyboard, and there's only one USB Type-C port. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi 9T with pop-up selfie camera, Mi Band 4 announced Xiaomi Mi 9T with pop-up selfie camera, Mi Band 4 announced
- June 16, 2019

In Spain, the Mi Smart Band will be available by the end of June 4 and its price is 34.99 Euro (about 2,700 rupees). The company has provided a 6.3-inch FHD + display in the Samsung Galaxy M40. The smartphone is available in three colour variants namely, Blue, Red and Black. Additionally, there is an 8 - megapixel telephoto lens that supports 2x optical zoom, and a 13 - megapixel ultra 124.8-degree wide-angle camera. (more...)
Forget the Pixel 3 - Google just officially revealed its next flagship smartphone Forget the Pixel 3 - Google just officially revealed its next flagship smartphone
- June 16, 2019

Google has unveiled its Pixel 3a and 3a XL devices, revealing for the first time the 5.6-inch and 6-inch models coming to the lineup. The leak of Pixel 4 is making quite a stir across the internet. This render also gives us a clearer look at the camera module and we can confirm it houses two cameras . Well, for now we know absolutely nothing about what's under the hood of the Pixel 4 , but we believe it will boasts all the latest mobile technologies. (more...)
How to Get Dota Underlords How to Get Dota Underlords
- June 16, 2019

With Artifact past year, Valve held lengthy closed alpha and beta tests, keeping the group of testers small and releasing very little information to the public until the weeks before launch. Valve has made good on its promise and released its own version of Auto Chess . Dota Underlords largely cleans this up with a sleeker look and a much more intuitive layout for setting up the board. (more...)
Samsung's next The Wall TV can stretch to 292 inches with 8K Samsung's next The Wall TV can stretch to 292 inches with 8K
- June 16, 2019

The Wall is built using Micro LED display technology, which is different to the LED-backlit LCDs used in the current crop of commercially available TVs. The Korean firm has unveiled The Wall Luxury , the latest version of its modular MicroLED screen that can be customized to a variety of sizes. The Wall Luxury is also equipped with the AI picture quality engine, Quantum Processor Flex. (more...)
Playstation Network crashes as thousands of gamers can't get online Playstation Network crashes as thousands of gamers can't get online
- June 16, 2019

The Playstation Network appears to suffer some severe problems at the moment, and it seems the vast majority of users are getting error WS-37398-0 when they try to use the service. The Network Service Status page agrees, stating that all services are experiencing issues. 'You may have some difficulty launching games, applications, or online features, ' the site states. (more...)
How to Disable Ads on Huawei/Honor Smartphones How to Disable Ads on Huawei/Honor Smartphones
- June 16, 2019

There's a workaround to not be greeted with the pesky ads as users can choose to turn off the pre-installed Magazine background images. Huawei and Booking.com have been requested for comments on this subject matter. However, replying to an irked user, Huawei's German Twitter account apologised and said , " I'm sorry that you think we want to advertise ". To back up its argument, Huawei talked about a similar issue that hit the Samsung phones previous year. (more...)
Square Enix subscription service wanted, researched by the company Square Enix subscription service wanted, researched by the company
- June 16, 2019

But eventually I do think that we need to get to the point where we have enough insight that we can build our own service. "We even have launched a devoted project internally to port these, so we're working to make them out there on a wide range of platforms". (more...)
Huawei considers using Sailfish OS instead of its own OS Huawei considers using Sailfish OS instead of its own OS
- June 16, 2019

It would not be, yes, the Mate 30 Pro the first to launch with this version, but smartphones of low and medium range. The vice president also revealed that Huawei is filing for trademarks around the world in order to protect the name and use of its operating system (via Pocketnow ). (more...)
Target stores experiencing outages nationwide, causing reports of long lines Target stores experiencing outages nationwide, causing reports of long lines
- June 16, 2019

Target, which has more than 1,800 stores across the USA, said it would "provide an update as soon as possible". Customers wait at a Target store after a computer glitch prevented customers from checking out, in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, U.S., June 15, 2019. (more...)
Fortnite Maker Acquires Social Video App Houseparty Fortnite Maker Acquires Social Video App Houseparty
- June 15, 2019

In a June 10 letter to Epic Games , the Israel Electricity Corp. said Fortnite characters can "climb up electricity poles freely and without restriction" - a real-life stunt among some Israeli youths that the power company said it had been trying for "many years" to stem through an educational campaign. (more...)
New Vivo X15 Renders Spotted Online, Launch Expected Soon New Vivo X15 Renders Spotted Online, Launch Expected Soon
- June 15, 2019

Despite releasing several teasers , Vivo has not revealed any of the technical specs of the Z1 Pro, but the rumor mills pouring market with information. In-Display Camera: The Z1Pro comes with Vivo's first In-display front camera to capture the most delicate facial details and produce clearer results which give most awesome selfies. (more...)
Facebook acquired private data of 187,000 through spying app Facebook acquired private data of 187,000 through spying app
- June 15, 2019

In the letter addressed to Senator Richard Blumenthal's office in Connecticut, Facebook admitted to acquiring data of 31,000 users in the United States and 156,000 users in India, the USA technology news portal reported. Once they confirm their participation, they will install the app, participate in the market research, and get compensated for it. Facebook says that the program is created to help it to "learn which apps people value and how they're used" so that the company can ... (more...)
Banjo-Kazooie is coming to Smash Ultimate Fall 2019 Banjo-Kazooie is coming to Smash Ultimate Fall 2019
- June 15, 2019

The games included in the initial press release are: Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, Luigi's Mansion 3, The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening and Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order - and that's about it for the named titles. During Square Enix's 2019 E3 presention, we got a new trailer for Dragon Quest XI S, the Definitive Edition of Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age coming to Nintendo Switch this year. (more...)
La Liga fined €250000 for app that listened in on users' phones La Liga fined €250000 for app that listened in on users' phones
- June 14, 2019

LaLiga has been using the microphones of users of its app and geo-location technology to "spy" on bars showing Spanish domestic football games . What users did not know was that the app was using their device's Global Positioning System to track their location and its microphone to listen in on them. (more...)
Apple collaborates with Microsoft to create iCloud app for Windows Apple collaborates with Microsoft to create iCloud app for Windows
- June 14, 2019

The revamped iCloud for Windows app introduces a new iCloud Drive feature that makes it easier to share files between iOS devices and Windows 10 PCs. It has also been mentioned that iCloud Drive on Windows 10 supports shared files and optimised files. If you've ever used iCloud on Windows, the version in the Microsoft Store will look awfully familiar: It's clearly a Desktop Bridge translation of the stock desktop app. (more...)
ASUS ROG Phone 2 Confirmed To Have A 120Hz Display ASUS ROG Phone 2 Confirmed To Have A 120Hz Display
- June 14, 2019

The Taiwanese firm has now confirmed that the ROG Phone 2 will be arriving with a display that will offer a refresh rate 120 Hz. Besides, the ROG Phone that was launched a year ago, was praised for its design and top-notch hardware. Moreover, considering the fact that no other phone has a 120Hz AMOLED panel, competitors like Razer and Black Shark will have to step their game up with their next smartphone releases. (more...)
Huawei scrapping its laptop launch because of US blacklisting Huawei scrapping its laptop launch because of US blacklisting
- June 14, 2019

Given the problems with the US ban as Huawei is on the US Entity List the company decided not even to announce the product. Huawei now says it is scrapping the launch of a new version of its MateBook laptop , and it cites recent sanctions by the US government as the reason. (more...)
Konami announces mini version of TurboGrafx-16 console from 1987 Konami announces mini version of TurboGrafx-16 console from 1987
- June 14, 2019

No word on how many games there will be in total, though, nor on pricing or a release date. Konami just announced the TurboGrafx-16 Mini, which marks a return of the 1989 console which debuted in the USA alongside the Sega Genesis. However, its Japanese PC Engine counterpart fared much better at beating its rivals to market in the country. Slowly but surely, mini consoles are beginning to take over the space underneath TV's around the globe, and the latest is coming straight from Konami. (more...)
Apple’s iOS 13 update includes feature to prolong battery life Apple’s iOS 13 update includes feature to prolong battery life
- June 14, 2019

But larger batteries are without a doubt necessary, even on the iPhone, and Apple knows this very well. There's a huge amount of new stuff coming in iOS 13 just on the surface - so much in fact that Apple didn't have time to talk about it all on stage , but the features that are coming under the hood for developers may be just as interesting as all of the cool new things that we'll be seeing in Apple's own first-party apps. (more...)