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A bronze iPhone? Updates in what to expect from the iPhone 8 A bronze iPhone? Updates in what to expect from the iPhone 8
- August 11, 2017

It is highly rumoured that Apple will announce the iPhone 8 next month, alongside the iPhone 7s and 7s Plus that are expected to arrive in mid-September. The video offers one of the best looks yet at the differences between Apple's 2017 iPhone models . Guilherme Rambo has found out a piece of code in the HomePod firmware related to the iPhone 8 which looks like this - "TLAttentionAwarenessObserver". (more...)
Microsoft Surface is Dead Last for Reliability Microsoft Surface is Dead Last for Reliability
- August 11, 2017

That finding applies to Microsoft devices with detachable keyboards, such as the new Surface Pro and the Surface Book, in addition to Surface laptops with clamshell designs. The spokesperson added that " Microsoft Surface Pro is designed and built with performance and reliability in mind" but has not yet clarified the "reliability improvements" made within the past two or three years. (more...)
For Honor is about to hold a free weekend For Honor is about to hold a free weekend
- August 09, 2017

You can pre-load the game from August 8, which is helpful for those with a slower internet connection. For Honor , Ubisoft's standalone hack and slash IP from earlier this year is getting a free-to-play event later this week. Accompanying this free weekend is a 50% discount on the game which ends on 20 August. After the game's player count on Steam fell to record lows within months of launch - although denied by Ubisoft - the publisher is now offering gamers a chance to try out the ... (more...)
LG V30 specs, features and release details
- August 07, 2017

Likely to emerge as the LG V30 , the new smartphone is asserted to have upper and lower bezels reduced by 20 and 50 percent compared to the last year's V20 . That's right. Just like the G6, the V30 will have minimal bezels on the front. LG came up with the curved model that sported a 5.5-inch flexible plastic OLED to test the market potential of the display type but has since stuck with LCD screens. (more...)
Scope of HBO Hack Widens — Shades of Sony
- August 07, 2017

I can guarantee you that senior initiative and our exceptional innovation group, alongside outside specialists, are working round the clock to secure our aggregate advantages. The hacker (s) claiming responsibility use the alias "little.finger66", a reference to HBO's hit show , Game of Thrones . Netflix also fell victim to a hacker after one snatched and leaked previously unreleased episodes of its original series " Orange Is The New Black ". (more...)
Microsoft Surface Plus Financing Program Lets You Upgrade Very 18 Months Microsoft Surface Plus Financing Program Lets You Upgrade Very 18 Months
- August 07, 2017

Microsoft said Surface training and health check as well as a year of free in-store support and technical assistance are included in Surface Plus.You even have the option to add the Microsoft Complete extended service plan , if desired. (more...)
The Real Secret Of Improving Quality Life With Microsoft's Release The Real Secret Of Improving Quality Life With Microsoft's Release
- August 05, 2017

The feature needs a compatible eye-tracking camera, which are at the moment only produced by a Swedish company called Tobii . Support for other Tobii products is in the pipeline, namely the Dynavox PCEye Mini, PCEyePlus, EyeMobile Plus, and I-series. (more...)
Leaked Images Give Sneak Peek at Samsung's Coming Galaxy Note 8
- August 05, 2017

Now the dual-SIM Galaxy Note 8 has been spotted on the Indian certification agency's website. Samsung will use the same OLED Infinity display on the Note 8, though there will be a few minor changes. As Samsung Electronics decided on the release date of its second-half strategic Smartphone in South Korea, industries are interested on when LG Electronics is going to release its second-half strategic Smartphone. (more...)
PS4 Shipments Reach 63.3 Million Lifetime, Operating Income Drops 60% — Sony Financials PS4 Shipments Reach 63.3 Million Lifetime, Operating Income Drops 60% — Sony Financials
- August 02, 2017

A year ago saw the release of Uncharted 4: A Thief's End in this period. Japanese electronics giant Sony said Tuesday its net profit almost quadrupled in the three months to June, backed by brisk sales of smartphone components and cameras as well as solid revenue from its game business. (more...)
HTC is releasing standalone Vive VR headset in the Chinese market HTC is releasing standalone Vive VR headset in the Chinese market
- July 28, 2017

The next wave of VR innovation seems to be focused at freeing headsets from the shackles and cables, and HTC is jumping at the forefront with its new Vive standalone headset, powered by none other than Qualcomm's latest platform. It's confirmed that the headset will not require any connection to a PC or mobile. IDC statistics show VR headset shipments reaching 10.1 million units this year and target 61 million units by 2020 worldwide. (more...)
Xiaomi launches Mi 5X with MIUI9: Know about price, specifications
- July 27, 2017

Finally, Xiaomi has took off the wraps from the long rumored Xiaomi 5X device . As of now, the handset is going to be available exclusively in China and Xiaomi hasn't yet spoken about its global release date. The Snapdragon 820 processor inside the device jumps around on the graphics table as far as scores go. As expected, the phone has 6GB RAM . This is 1,000 Yuan (about RM635) more than the Mi6 Ceramic edition (6GB+128GB). (more...)
Adobe Flash marked for death - for real this time Adobe Flash marked for death - for real this time
- July 27, 2017

The company announced the software was "end-of-life" in a blog post on Tuesday. It's a move that has been a long time coming-Apple famously left out support for Flash from the iPhone, which portended its inevitable demise nearly a decade ago. (more...)
Moto Z2 Force Launched with Dual Cameras, Shattershield Display: Specifications and Pricing Moto Z2 Force Launched with Dual Cameras, Shattershield Display: Specifications and Pricing
- July 27, 2017

But surely that's curable via some of the many Moto Mods , which come with a small battery themselves, right? It has a fingerprint scanner on the home button. There are also a range of post-production effects to experiment with like selective focus and selective black + white. The Z Play includes a single 12-megapixel sensor on the back with f/1.7 aperture, while the Z2 Force has a dual-camera setup which is quite similar to the one you'll find one the Huawei P10 Plus . (more...)
Anne Hathaway in talks to replace Amy Schumer in Barbie movie Anne Hathaway in talks to replace Amy Schumer in Barbie movie
- July 26, 2017

Anne Hathaway is in negotiations to star in Sony's upcoming " Barbie " film with Alethea Jones in talks to direct, TheWrap has learned. Sure, why not. Of course, there was also the chance that Hollywood could think outside the Mattel box and cast a Barbie that didn't have blonde hair and porcelain skin, with Oscar-winning actors Lupita Nyong'o, Halle Berry and Jennifer Hudson all exciting options. (more...)
Spielberg reveals an overview of the virtual world of Spielberg reveals an overview of the virtual world of "Ready Player One"
- July 24, 2017

Now, at San Diego Comic-Con, we have an early glimpse inside of Spielberg's vision. Yup: The Iron Giant , Freddy Krueger , a DeLorean, the Tron lightbikes are all mushed together in this "Holy Grail" (yeah... and in terms of mo-cap, you can also see some of what Spielberg learned on The B.F.G being continued here. "When I read Ernie's book , it was the incredible flash-forward and flashback to the '80s that I used to work in", Spielberg said. (more...)
Check Out Skyrim Running On Nintendo Switch In This New Video Check Out Skyrim Running On Nintendo Switch In This New Video
- July 22, 2017

While Splatoon 2 has a modest single player campaign, the majority of your time will no doubt be spent online. Splatoon 2 is out now on Switch , and we've been playing Nintendo's hyper-colorful competitive multiplayer shooter for over a week. (more...)
Asus ZenFone AR Launched In the UK For £799 Asus ZenFone AR Launched In the UK For £799
- July 22, 2017

Little else is said about the Zenfone 4, but recently the Zenfone 4 Max is reported to have launched in Russian Federation. As is usually the case with Asus smartphones, consumers in other markets will need to wait a few weeks longer to get their hands on the ZenFone 4 series smartphones. (more...)
Burundi Robotics Team Missing, 2 Seen Entering Canada Burundi Robotics Team Missing, 2 Seen Entering Canada
- July 22, 2017

The six teenagers appear to have left on their own accord. Police identified the two who fled to Canada as Don Ingabire , 16, and Audrey Mwamikazi , 17. The robotics competition for youth from around the world, organized by the nonprofit First Global, had gained worldwide attention after invited participants struggled to get visas. (more...)
Doom's Latest Patch Comes with Free DLC Doom's Latest Patch Comes with Free DLC
- July 21, 2017

The developer also replaced the Hack Module System of perks with a Runes System that offers passive benefits ala the single-player campaign. Doom's new progression system is a major departure from that of old; it ditches random unlocks in favour of guns, demons, equipment, and customisation options that are unlocked on reaching specific levels or via in-game challenges. (more...)
Pokémon GO to Feature Legendary Pokémon Very Soon Pokémon GO to Feature Legendary Pokémon Very Soon
- July 21, 2017

Version 0.69.0 and 1.39.0 for Android and iOS devices respectively is due to arrive within the next few days, bringing with it a handful of welcome changes to Pokemon GO's recently overhauled Gym system . If it is defeated, legendary Pokemon will begin to appear in Raid Battles around the world. Pokemon Go Fest Global Challenge Explainer Sat, July 8, 2017 POKEMON Go fans can unlock special bonuses by taking part in global challenges in July. (more...)