Apple Reportedly Planning Gaming Subscription Service

This isn't exactly a surprise, given the explosive growth of esports and gaming and the fact that Apple is quietly working on a rival streaming service to answer to the likes of Netflix and Hulu, which pump out original content like nobody's ... More..

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FaceTime bug lets iPhone users eavesdrop on persons they're calling
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

FaceTime bug lets iPhone users eavesdrop on persons they're calling

Apple announced the Group FaceTime feature last summer, but then removed it from early test versions of its iOS 12 operating system. In the menu bar click on " Facetime " and hit "Turn Off FaceTime". Add...More..

Samsung Galaxy M20 and M10 launched to crawl back the affordable market
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Samsung Galaxy M20 and M10 launched to crawl back the affordable market

Samsung India on Monday launched Galaxy M20 and M10 smartphones at a starting price of Rs 10,990 and Rs 7,990, respectively, to take on Xiaomi's budget " Redmi " series in the country. In terms of battery,...More..

Apple to fix FaceTime bug that allowed users to listen in remotely
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Apple to fix FaceTime bug that allowed users to listen in remotely

We managed to demonstrate the bug in the CNET offices during a regular FaceTime call . To disable FaceTime on a Mac , open the FaceTime app and select FaceTime Turn FaceTime Off . The issue has alr...More..

by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Apple Planning to Launch Game Subscription Service

A new report from Cheddar , citing five unnamed sources, says that Apple is preparing to launch a Netflix-like subscription service for games. This service is reportedly early in development, and as Cheddar s...More..

Samsung to shift from plastic to paper
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Samsung to shift from plastic to paper

Instead of plastic , Samsung will start using paper and and other environmentally sustainable elements. The company mentioned the use of pulp moulds for holder trays that are used for mobile phones , table...More..

Nokia 5 Gets Android 9 Pie update
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Nokia 5 Gets Android 9 Pie update

Early in the week when HMD Global made public its Android Pie update roadmap for all its 2017 and 2018 smartphones, a notable omission was the Nokia 2 . Further, they have even switched the micro-USB port ...More..

Nokia 9 PureView and another device might be announced at MWC
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Nokia 9 PureView and another device might be announced at MWC

The Nokia 1 Plus is said to come with the current Android 9 Pie Go edition out of the box. We know it is the Nokia 9 launching on that day because the poster shows the multiple camera sensors of the pho...More..

Samsung Galaxy M20, Galaxy M10 launched in India: Price, specifications
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Samsung Galaxy M20, Galaxy M10 launched in India: Price, specifications

As for pricing , the Galaxy M10 will go for just a $115 equivalent in the 2GB RAM and 16GB variant, while the 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage variant for the M10 is priced at $125. The Galaxy M10 features ...More..

Google AI beats professional players at StarCraft II
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Google AI beats professional players at StarCraft II

We drew one step closer to human obsolescence this week as Google announced its DeepMind AI beat two pro gamers at Blizzard's StarCraft II. One version of the AlphaGo AI, created in 2015, proved it co...More..

Possible Google Pixel 4 appears on Geekbench
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Possible Google Pixel 4 appears on Geekbench

For one, there's a good chance that Google will be delivering the Snapdragon 855 in its Pixel 4 this year. It wasn't too long ago that Google launched its third-gen Pixel phones . These scores are about ...More..

Google I/O 2019 Takes Place May 7-9 in Mountain View
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Google I/O 2019 Takes Place May 7-9 in Mountain View

Every developer around the world looks for the Google I/O every year. At the previous I/O Developers Conference, Google launched products such as Google Cardboard, Google Photos, Google Fit, and Google Wave...More..

Red Dead Online Beta Gets a Gold Bonus, Gun Rush Matchmaking Improvements
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Red Dead Online Beta Gets a Gold Bonus, Gun Rush Matchmaking Improvements

As thanks to the beta players who have stuck with the early build of the multiplayer mode and helped them trouble shoot problems, Rockstar is offering a bonus to any players who log on between January 25 and Ja...More..

IOS 12.2 Teases AirPods 2 With Hey Siri Integration
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

IOS 12.2 Teases AirPods 2 With Hey Siri Integration

However convenient it may be however, it still requires users to double tap in order to enable Siri voice commands. The second-generation AirPods, originally rumoured to launch a year ago, will not upgrade th...More..

Turns Out Anthem VIP Demo Issues Aren't Server-Related at All
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Turns Out Anthem VIP Demo Issues Aren't Server-Related at All

Players have already seen messages that servers are full or been stuck on the title screen with extensive loading times, while others have been kicked out of the demo entirely with Origin momentarily going down...More..

Google Chrome 'could soon stop ad blockers working'
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Google Chrome 'could soon stop ad blockers working'

The declarativeNetRequest API instead hands over the decisions on network requests to Chrome which uses instructions from extensions in the form of a list rather than waiting for a reply from the extension wh...More..

Redmi Note 7 India launch confirmed with a cryptic message
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Redmi Note 7 India launch confirmed with a cryptic message

Soon after the smartphone was launched in China people in India went insane on social media requesting Xiaomi to bring the Redmi Note 7 in India. The mobile phone runs on MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie. T...More..

Microsoft Office 365 apps finally arrive on Mac App Store
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Microsoft Office 365 apps finally arrive on Mac App Store

Furthermore, all the apps included within the Microsoft Office 365 bundle offered on the Mac App Store comes with support for Apple's OS X 10.6.6 or later. Houseparty debuted on the Mac App Store severa...More..

PUBG Lite is Designed to Run on Thailand's Internet Cafe PCs
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

PUBG Lite is Designed to Run on Thailand's Internet Cafe PCs

The game can be played on systems with the following specs or better: Core i3 2.4GHz CPU, 4GB RAM, Intel HD Graphics 4000, and a 4GB HDD. PUBG LITE will be free to download and play for players on PC. Speakin...More..

Apple Cuts 200 Employees From its Secret Self-Driving Car Project
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Apple Cuts 200 Employees From its Secret Self-Driving Car Project

The spokesperson insisted that Apple "continue to believe there is a huge opportunity with autonomous systems ", and "that Apple has unique capabilities to contribute" in the field. Apple acknowledged Thu...More..

LG’s MWC 19 teaser vid points to phones with touchless gesture control
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

LG’s MWC 19 teaser vid points to phones with touchless gesture control

After the message " goodbye touch " appears and is wiped away, we're invited to an MWC event in Barcelona on February 24. Back in 2013, LG enabled gesture controls on several global TVs, enabling users to con...More..

HMD Global reveals its Pie Update timeline for Nokia smartphones
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

HMD Global reveals its Pie Update timeline for Nokia smartphones

Android updates don't generally make for a positive story but things are different with some companies like HMD Global . The company also added that the Nokia smartphones will get the update throughout Q...More..

Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition: Specs, Features
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition: Specs, Features

The wheels perfectly complement the "Midnight Black" or "Blizzard Pearl" paintjobs that are available on the special edition, of which 1,200 will be available in the U.S., and an old-school Land Cruiser badge...More..

Honor View 20 officially launches for global markets starting at €569
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Honor View 20 officially launches for global markets starting at €569

Comparing the Global Positioning System accuracy of the flagship Apple handset with the £499 Honor View 20 , Zhao claimed the latter was accurate to within 15-metres, whereas the iPhone XS was only a whisker...More..

Metroid Prime 4 development restarted with Retro Studios at the helm
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Metroid Prime 4 development restarted with Retro Studios at the helm

Takahashi revealed that development on Metroid Prime 4 will be started again from the beginning, noting that Nintendo can't press forward with the way things now are if it isn't satisfied with the quality. I'...More..

Facebook plans to unify infrastructure for Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Facebook plans to unify infrastructure for Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp

Why it matters: Facebook is reportedly planning to unify the underlying messaging infrastructure of WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger . WhatsApp and Facebook messenger icons are seen on an iPhone...More..

Vivo shows the Apex 2019 smartphone concept
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Vivo shows the Apex 2019 smartphone concept

In fact, it was quickly shaping up to be the most exciting new smartphone design of 2019. Also, the phone will come with the fastest charging. After getting rid of the headphone jack, companies are now target...More..

Galaxy Wearable app updated with new features and bug fixes
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

Galaxy Wearable app updated with new features and bug fixes

The new Value Pack update for the Samsung Gear S3 and Samsung Gear Sport brings wide range of features to the handset. At the very top of the list is Samsung Health, which can now track 20 indoor workouts...More..

The Meizu Zero is the world's first phone without a charging port
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

The Meizu Zero is the world's first phone without a charging port

The Zero has no charging port, no physical buttons, and no speaker grilles. There are also no physical buttons on the device, but it does have pressure sensors with haptic feedback on its sides to replace...More..

Samsung Galaxy S10 leaks again with a Blockchain KeyStore for cryptocurrency wallets
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

Samsung Galaxy S10 leaks again with a Blockchain KeyStore for cryptocurrency wallets

According to Samsung-focused media outlet SamMobile , new leaked images of the Galaxy S10 appear to show the Blockchain KeyStore application live in action. Note that there's no fingerprint sensor back h...More..

Farming Simulator is the freakish, off-the-wall new esport gaming needs
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

Farming Simulator is the freakish, off-the-wall new esport gaming needs

But all that is set to change with developer Giants Software announcing an official eSports league with 10 teams of players and a season prize pool of €250,000 (£218,000). I've learned that there really i...More..

All iPhones will ditch LCDs for OLEDs by 2020
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

All iPhones will ditch LCDs for OLEDs by 2020

The publication had earlier reported that the iPhone XR successor for 2019, will continue with the LCD display, which will make it the last iPhone to sport this kind of a display if Apple goes for OLED only l...More..

Switch Is Selling Like Wii, Thanks To Traditional Nintendo Games
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

Switch Is Selling Like Wii, Thanks To Traditional Nintendo Games

It's hardly a sure thing that Switch will get there, but it's well on the way. Ultimate also outsold the series' previous iteration, Super Smash Bros . Yes, the PS4 and the Xbox One were also made for gamers...More..

Bioware Releases Short Trailer for the Anthem VIP Demo
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

Bioware Releases Short Trailer for the Anthem VIP Demo

Central Europe will get access at 4PM, the United States East Coast at 12pm and the West Coast at 9am. The RPG is scheduled to launch on February 22nd for the PC, PS4, and Xbox One . Please contact the retaile...More..

Microsoft declares the official end to its smartphone era
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

Microsoft declares the official end to its smartphone era

All customers who have a Windows 10 Mobile device will be able to keep using it after December 10, 2019, but no further updates will be available. This is not the first time Microsoft has accepted the end...More..