Technology


Algorithm art fetches $432500 at NY auction - Christie's Algorithm art fetches $432500 at NY auction - Christie's
- October 28, 2018

Picture created by artificial intelligence , was sold for $432, 000 dollars at auction Christie's Prints and Multiples in NY, reports the Chronicle.info with reference for a New time . It was among several portraits produced by AI, all of them arranged in a fictitious Belamy family tree, including Baron de Belamy in a military sash and a countess in pink silks. (more...)
Specs of Flagship Smartphone Revealed in New Leak Specs of Flagship Smartphone Revealed in New Leak
- October 28, 2018

OnePlus now (in Q3, 2018) leads the India premium smartphone segment with a 30% share. This means the starting price of the OnePlus 6 (6GB RAM variants) has come down to Rs 29,999 from Rs 34,999. The OnePlus 6T is expected to come with Android 9.0 Pie operating system out-of-the-box. Currently, the top three best-selling premium smartphones for Q3 in India are the OnePlus 6 securing 30% of the sales, followed by the Galaxy Note9 and A8 Star which combine for 20% of the sales. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 Companion App Download - How To Download And Features Red Dead Redemption 2 Companion App Download - How To Download And Features
- October 28, 2018

I never played the first Red Dead because I didn't own a console, but I always wanted to. There's a story there and everything, but one of the most fun aspects of any Red Dead game is, of course, horses. Fortunately for you, there are ways to expedite your travels. You can check out what they had to say below. A growing beard on your character that you need to shave? Again, use your Eagle Eye ability to spot different plant types across the terrain while exploring, and if you're ... (more...)
Ticketed-event: Apple Stores to livestream the iPad Pro and Mac keynote Ticketed-event: Apple Stores to livestream the iPad Pro and Mac keynote
- October 28, 2018

Those features are particularly useful for people who create graphics, build websites, edit movies, write music, and in the case of Macs , develop their own software. Apple is also expected to bundle an 18W USB-C adapter along with a USB-A to USB-C cable with the new iPads for faster charging times. Apple's event will take place at an opera house in Brooklyn, and invitations were accompanied by creative renditions of the Apple logo, suggesting that the new products will be tied to the ... (more...)
Cleaner Samsung Experience 10 running on Galaxy S9+ leaks in screenshots Cleaner Samsung Experience 10 running on Galaxy S9+ leaks in screenshots
- October 27, 2018

According to the report, it will feature a dual edge curved OLED display with very thin top and bottom bezel and a 5.8-inch screen size. To start, we're now supposed to expect not only a Galaxy S10 (codenamed "beyond") with in-display fingerprint reader , but Plus and cheaper models too. (more...)
'No Free to Play in 2018' 'No Free to Play in 2018'
- October 27, 2018

Players in some areas may experience a higher ping as we work on restoring sub-region matchmaking. Either way, Epic are giving freebies away those who have bought in to play Save the World , with a Brainiac Jonesy and Skull Ranger Ramirez skin being given out for free if you play during the Fortnitemares event. (more...)
You can fish with dynamite in Red Dead Redemption 2 You can fish with dynamite in Red Dead Redemption 2
- October 27, 2018

Or if you like reading then we have them listed below the video. Earlier today, the Entertainment Software Rating Board released its rating of Red Dead Redemption 2 , accompanied by a healthy sized warning about the game's variety of mature, violent, and sexual content. (more...)
IPhone XR called the IPhone XR called the "secret weapon" Apple
- October 27, 2018

The new camera allegedly offers the most control that any iPhone camera has been able to thus far. "Those outside of the Apple ecosystem can also try this variant to enter the iOS family.Aim to buy the "(PRODUCT) RED" variant as a portion of your purchase will go to the Global Fund to fight AIDS in Africa. (more...)
Microsoft plans to bring Xbox Game Pass to PC Microsoft plans to bring Xbox Game Pass to PC
- October 27, 2018

For FY19 Q1, Microsoft's Intelligent Cloud saw a 75% revenue hike for its Azure cloud, and the company's Server products/cloud services also grew by about 28%. The unit includes Windows software, Xbox gaming consoles, online search advertising and Surface personal computers, but gaming is the growth driver with revenue up 44 percent from a year ago. (more...)
McLaren Speedtail revealed in full before official debut McLaren Speedtail revealed in full before official debut
- October 27, 2018

In what seems like a nod to airplanes, key controls, knobs and switches are above the driver on the ceiling - even the gear select buttons are up there. The auto rides on Pirellis developed specifically to handle the speed. That aforementioned carbon fiber construction, in addition to being extremely lightweight, also allows the automaker to make unique design choices. (more...)
First impression of the Huawei Mate 20 Pro First impression of the Huawei Mate 20 Pro
- October 27, 2018

The new Mate 20 series smartphones differ in both screen sizes and the type of panel used. The wearable also features a 1.39-inch AMOLED display with 454 x 454 as its screen resolution. The Huawei Mate 20 Pro gets a triple-rear camera setup, similar to the one found on the P20 Pro from previous year. Google also released a flagship smartphone this year, the Pixel XL 3, but Google hardware is not yet available in SA. (more...)
Cool! Google Lens Now In Google Image Search Results Cool! Google Lens Now In Google Image Search Results
- October 27, 2018

Google Images will then show you related information and point you to places where you might be able to buy a similar couch. Google Lens is coming to Google Images. Google announced earlier that they would be bringing some updates to Google Images. Lens in Images is going to be interesting to use. It will soon be rolled out to other countries, languages and Google Images locations. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 has tiny bezels and 10GB of RAM Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 has tiny bezels and 10GB of RAM
- October 26, 2018

Unlike nearly all the devices coming out this year, Xiaomi has done something a little different with the design of the Mi Mix 3 . The most notable item for the new Mi Mix 3 is obviously the slider. Considered in context of the phone having a Sony IMX363 sensor, Xiaomi appears to have used some frame interpolation to reach that level of support. (more...)
Apple CEO Tim Cook: US needs comprehensive federal privacy law like GDPR Apple CEO Tim Cook: US needs comprehensive federal privacy law like GDPR
- October 26, 2018

Apple CEO Tim Cook is calling on the United States to pass a federal digital privacy law to stop the tech industry from mining people's personal data . "We at Apple can - and do - provide the very best to our users while treating their most personal data like the precious cargo that it is". Calls for new US laws to protect user data have increased since major data breaches have been reported. (more...)
IPhone XS Max destroys Pixel 3 XL in speed test IPhone XS Max destroys Pixel 3 XL in speed test
- October 26, 2018

So if you want fast wireless charging on your Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL , prepare to cough up $79 for a Pixel Stand . Google also said the Pixel Stand and Pixel 3 "work together through a protocol that we've developed for fast charging", but did not say what that protocol looks like. (more...)
The Digital Wellbeing app now available for testing on Android One handsets The Digital Wellbeing app now available for testing on Android One handsets
- October 25, 2018

According to the research, the average app transfers data to five tracker companies, which pass the data on to larger firms. Next came a firm that's no stranger to data sharing controversies, Facebook (42.5 percent), followed by Twitter (33.8 percent), Verizon (26.27 percent), Microsoft (22.75 percent), and Amazon (17.91 percent). (more...)
Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 675 processor with a focus on gaming Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 675 processor with a focus on gaming
- October 25, 2018

It is quite likely that pushing battery endurance wasn't a priority while developing the Qualcomm Snapdragon 675. It also supports OpenGL 3.2, OpenCL, Vulkan, and Snapdragon profiler. The ISP and the GPU remain the same as in the Snapdragon 670, respectively Spectra 250 and Adreno 612. The new Snapdragon 675 chipset coupled with Octa-Core Kryo 460 CPU which clocks at 2.0 GHz. (more...)
Samsung launches HMD Odyssey VR+ with Anti-Screen Door Effect
- October 25, 2018

Samsung's HMD Odyssey + integrates AKG's premium audio technology for exceptional and dynamic sounds. Samsung is talking about what is commonly referred to as the screen door effect. The headset now weighs only 590g (1.3lbs) and everything from the headband to the display position, to the Inter-Pupillary Distance (IPD) wheel, can be easily adjusted. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 Official Companion App Revealed Red Dead Redemption 2 Official Companion App Revealed
- October 25, 2018

The free app will show up the in-game map, and allow you to "set waypoints or mark areas of interest with a tap on your screen, aiding your exploration and discovery through the expansive world of Red Dead Redemption 2 ". "Additionally, the Companion lets you examine Arthur's in-game Journal, provides stat tracking through Social Club, contains the full digital game manual, plus an optional digital version of the Red Dead Redemption 2 Complete Official Guide from Piggyback and more". (more...)
Facebook launches 'simplified' Messenger to make chatting easier Facebook launches 'simplified' Messenger to make chatting easier
- October 25, 2018

Apparently, the standard Facebook Messenger app has nine tabs . To make it easier to find the features you care about, the new Messenger will have three tabs instead of nine . "In a recent Messenger study, seven out of 10 (71 percent) people told us simplicity is the top priority for them in a messaging app". The update sees the company making good on its promise to "simplify and streamline" the app, when it admitted that clutter had become an issue. (more...)
HTC Finally Launches its Blockchain Smartphone Exodus 1 HTC Finally Launches its Blockchain Smartphone Exodus 1
- October 25, 2018

The phone can be pre-ordered at a price of about 0.15 Bitcoin or 4.78 Ether, which is the equivalent of approximately $960. The Exodus includes 6GB of DDR4x memory and has 128GB of UFS2.1 internal storage. It comes with a 12MP + 16MP dual rear camera with high-quality zoom and an 8MP+8MP dual front camera for selfies. Disappointingly, the handset is running Android O and not Android 9 Pie. (more...)
Samsung And Apple Fined For Slowing Down Devices With Software Updates Samsung And Apple Fined For Slowing Down Devices With Software Updates
- October 25, 2018

Basically, it means that they have been building the phones with the direct intention that they slow down over time , forcing you to buy a new one. Apple was also found not to have told customers about "essential" characteristics of its phones" lithium batteries, "such as their average duration and deterioration factors, nor about the correct procedures to maintain, verify and replace batteries in order to preserve full functionality of devices'. (more...)
Fallout 76 Will Have Bugs at Launch, Says Bethesda Note Fallout 76 Will Have Bugs at Launch, Says Bethesda Note
- October 25, 2018

To say that Bethesda and its fans are nervous about this launch is probably understating it a bit. As fans await excitedly for the Fallout 76 beta which will let them test out the upcoming online survival game, Bethesda has posted a big ol' Twitter letter warning them to expect some spectacular bugs when jumping in. (more...)
New 2019 Audi R8 Picture Gallery New 2019 Audi R8 Picture Gallery
- October 25, 2018

Audi's R8 has always been one of our favorite fast cars and it looks like it's getting even better for 2019. Also fitted is a front splitter that is wider than before, along with the air vent grille at the rear that spans the width of the vehicle. (more...)
Google makes it easier to view and purge your search history Google makes it easier to view and purge your search history
- October 25, 2018

That'll get you into the page I referenced above. It's rolling out today on Search for desktop and mobile web, with a Google App launch for iOS and Android happening at some point in the next few weeks. Privacy controls are easily accessible from this section as well. "To control the ads you see when you search, we give you access to your Ad Settings". (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 app hits iOS and Android this week
- October 25, 2018

The companion app is likely to prove a boon to gamers wanting a more immersive experience with Red Dead Redemption 2 - seeing as it can separate the more technical stats and navigation features of the game from the visual gameplay - though we doubt you'll miss it if you decide to go without. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 leaked footage shows Arthur Morgan on the run Red Dead Redemption 2 leaked footage shows Arthur Morgan on the run
- October 22, 2018

This very short Red Dead Redemption 2 gameplay shows us game's stunning graphics along with a new weapon wheel design and Arthur's new cowboy outfit. Whether you queue up for your early copy or not, the wait for Red Dead 2 is nearly over. If Rockstar truly is planning a PC release for Red Dead Redemption 2 , we aren't likely to hear about it anytime soon. (more...)
Black Ops 4: What Are the Best Guns in Blackout Black Ops 4: What Are the Best Guns in Blackout
- October 21, 2018

Black Ops 4's combined retail and digital weekend sales have surpassed $500 million in revenues, Activision announces , but the multiplayer-based Call of Duty doesn't beat Black Ops 3. Largest day one digital full game sales on PlayStation Store according to PlayStation . The game is now available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Battle.net. (more...)
OnePlus moved the OnePlus 6T launch event, because Apple OnePlus moved the OnePlus 6T launch event, because Apple
- October 21, 2018

Witness the unveiling of the OnePlus 6T at KDJW Stadium (inside Indira Gandhi Stadium Complex) in New Delhi on October 30 . Meanwhile, OnePlus is an excellent story of its own, and has quietly become one of the best smartphone makers in the world. (more...)
Google Maps lets you share your ETA via third-party apps Google Maps lets you share your ETA via third-party apps
- October 19, 2018

Journey sharing is also available for driving, walking, and cycling navigation with today's update. You can download the update for the app now via the Play Store or the App Store . The feature is available now, so you can update to the latest version of Google Maps to use it. This is not directly relevant to us, but you might as well be aware. (more...)