New Lord of the Rings MMORPG Being Developed by Amazon Game Studios

As yet untitled (and undated), the game, says Amazon , promises players "a new, immersive game experience for epic exploration of the vast world of Tolkien ". The Lord of the Rings Online was released in 2007 at the height of the World of Warcraf... More..

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Apple quietly updates Macs to remove Zoom’s risky web server
by | Thursday, July 11, 2019

Apple quietly updates Macs to remove Zoom’s risky web server

If a user has ever installed the Zoom client and then uninstalled it, the Mac still has a localhost web server that will re-install the Zoom client, without requiring any user interaction besides visiting a w...More..

Google Stadia will only work with four phones at launch
by | Thursday, July 11, 2019

Google Stadia will only work with four phones at launch

And the eagle-eyed folks at 9to5Google noticed that the company quietly updated the FAQ for Stadia on Google Support, sharing some more details on the platform. "You can then use a different email accou...More..

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 215 aimed at entry-level smartphones
by | Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 215 aimed at entry-level smartphones

Notable mobile chipmaker Qualcomm recently unveiled its newest addition to its growing family of system-on-chip (SOC), the Snapdragon 215 . While the Snapdragon 430 and 429 are often found in the smartphon...More..

Nintendo Switch Lite's New D-Pad Won't Be Added To Joy-Cons
by | Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Nintendo Switch Lite's New D-Pad Won't Be Added To Joy-Cons

The device has integrated controls and, unlike its larger predecessor, will not support video output to TV. The Nintendo Switch Lite will be released on the 20th of September, and will retail for $199.The a...More..

Raspberry Pi admits to faulty USB-C design on the Pi 4
by | Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Raspberry Pi admits to faulty USB-C design on the Pi 4

In theory, all USB-C cables are created equal, but we all know it's not quite that simple ; the rollout of the standard has been beset by quirks and confusion, and it looks like the Pi 4 has fallen foul. In th...More..

Pixel Launcher in Android Q Gets Swipe Down to See Notifications Gesture
by | Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Pixel Launcher in Android Q Gets Swipe Down to See Notifications Gesture

The formal announcement of the new open beta testing program comes via a post by a Google employee to the Messages help community, together with a formal request that participants not "publicize or share th...More..

Nintendo’s new Switch Lite can’t actually ‘switch’
by | Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Nintendo’s new Switch Lite can’t actually ‘switch’

The Switch Lite is made to be entirely portable, which means that it can't connect to a TV. The Nintendo Switch Lite is a much smaller, exclusively handheld version of the Nintendo Switch and comes in ...More..

Microsoft Releases July 2019 Xbox Update
by | Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Microsoft Releases July 2019 Xbox Update

It seems that, while a traditional Xbox console is obviously the preferred route, Microsoft recognizes that not every gamer can invest $249 (about £250, AU$350) in new hardware every few years. You can even (qu...More..

Samsung is putting dual-cameras on its next flagship tablet
by | Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Samsung is putting dual-cameras on its next flagship tablet

Samsung has already marketed the Galaxy Tab S5e at the beginning of the year. The roadmap again shows a Q3 release date for the watch, and if we had to guess, Samsung will show off all these new tablets...More..

Apple kills the non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro, discounts the Air
by | Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Apple kills the non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro, discounts the Air

That's really the only upgrade the 13-inch MacBook Air is receiving, but it's also getting a little price cut to go along with it. This means that Apple is now no longer offering a MacBook Pro variant s...More..

Nokia phone with 48MP rear camera and a waterdrop notch leaked
by | Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Nokia phone with 48MP rear camera and a waterdrop notch leaked

For now, there is no official confirmation regarding the Nokia Daredevil and it is speculated to be the Nokia 5 .2. The device may be called the Nokia 5.2, though right now there are only rumours doing t...More..

Sony will reportedly launch a rollable tablet by early 2020
by | Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Sony will reportedly launch a rollable tablet by early 2020

Tipster Max J from AllAboutSamsung reports that Sony is working on a Prototype phone with a rollable display which it calls Nautilus Design . It also has 5G network support. As per the tweet , the c...More..

Pixel 4 XL Could Kill the Notch, But There's a Catch
by | Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Pixel 4 XL Could Kill the Notch, But There's a Catch

We expect the Pixel 4 to be available in a range of colours, so you'll probably get a number of different button colours. That is a bit of a surprise, given that smartphone makers have largely favored moving ...More..

Microsoft is sneaking adverts into its Android apps
by | Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Microsoft is sneaking adverts into its Android apps

It also added that it used that data to "enhance the user experience". But crucially, the test pool only contained apps downloaded off the US Google Play Store; it's unclear if Android apps in other regions...More..

Microsoft Working on Major Changes for Windows 10 Magnifier App
by | Monday, July 08, 2019

Microsoft Working on Major Changes for Windows 10 Magnifier App

Microsoft and Netflix partnered around the third season of the series to bring custom 1985-inspired experiences to life for fans, with retro video games like Dragon's Lair, plus 4k retro images for a Windows T...More..

Huawei trademarks new apps, most likely to be integrated into HongMeng OS
by | Monday, July 08, 2019

Huawei trademarks new apps, most likely to be integrated into HongMeng OS

It's no secret that Huawei is working on its own OS , which it could employ on smartphones if the U.S. follows through with its Huawei ban , a ban which would see the Chinese manufacturer lose access to...More..

Ford reveals stunning GT race auto at Goodwood
by | Monday, July 08, 2019

Ford reveals stunning GT race auto at Goodwood

Ford didn't say how wide the Ford GT Mk II's tires are, but similar-size slicks are used on Ferrari Challenge cars and were used on Viper ACR-X race cars. With all these parts on, the GT is said to develop ...More..

Xiaomi Redmi K20 Smartphone Teased on Flipkart Ahead of India Launch
by | Monday, July 08, 2019

Xiaomi Redmi K20 Smartphone Teased on Flipkart Ahead of India Launch

Nonetheless, Xiaomi has another color edition too for the Redmi K20 Pro, at least that's what the newly out limited Avengers Edition of the device has to say. On the specifications front, the Redmi K20 P...More..

by | Monday, July 08, 2019

Gears 5 multiplayer tech test coming next week

The first session will run from July 19 until July 22, while the second will run from July 26 until July 29. Players will need to have pre-ordered a digital version of Gears 5 or be an active subscriber to ...More..

by | Sunday, July 07, 2019

"Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) Lands with an 8" display

The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) has been announced with a sleek metallic design. Now it appears that the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8 .0 (2019) is already sold in Malaysia. Samsung says there's a " Kids H...More..

AMD fires back at 'Gargantuan' NVIDIA with Radeon RX 5700 tag cuts
by | Sunday, July 07, 2019

AMD fires back at 'Gargantuan' NVIDIA with Radeon RX 5700 tag cuts

This basically means that both the AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT and the AMD Radeon RX 5700 will be now going up against the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER . But that may no longer be the case , as AMD is stri...More..

Team Rocket for Pokemon Go Teased Again by Niantic
by | Sunday, July 07, 2019

Team Rocket for Pokemon Go Teased Again by Niantic

You can check out a teaser video for the new prey below. The Pokemon Company knows that fans are hyped up for Pokemon: Mewtwo Strikes Back - Evolution, a CGI remake of the franchise's very first film....More..

Xbox app updates on iOS and Android with advanced messaging features
by | Sunday, July 07, 2019

Xbox app updates on iOS and Android with advanced messaging features

With over 10 million installs, this is the flawless app Google needs to disable. Having an app such as this that fools users is a big problem as it leads people to think there is a cost for firmware updates a...More..

Australian watchdog sues Samsung for misleading ads on Galaxy water resistance
by | Sunday, July 07, 2019

Australian watchdog sues Samsung for misleading ads on Galaxy water resistance

The ACCC alleged that these advertisements amount to a misrepresentation of the phones' water resistance. The ACCC believes Samsung did not test or know of testing to substantiate these claims, and therefor...More..

Sony launches WF-1000XM3 Truly Wireless Noise Cancelling in-ear headphones
by | Sunday, July 07, 2019

Sony launches WF-1000XM3 Truly Wireless Noise Cancelling in-ear headphones

Clearly created to take on Apple's AirPods , the new Sony WF-1000XM3 includes custom Sony chips to deliver not only a more stable Bluetooth connection, but high-quality noise cancellation from the new propri...More..

Redmi K20, K20 Pro officially coming to India on July 17th
by | Saturday, July 06, 2019

Redmi K20, K20 Pro officially coming to India on July 17th

In India , the company had also organized its traditional 48Mi Explorers program for MI fans prior to the Redmi K20 series launch. Redmi had launched the Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro on May 28 in Chi...More..

Apple rumoured to ditch MacBook keyboard mechanism
by | Saturday, July 06, 2019

Apple rumoured to ditch MacBook keyboard mechanism

The MacBook butterfly keyboard issues feel like a part of an endless story, even after several attempts to enhance the MacBook keyboards. The result for some MacBook owners has been unreliable typing ...More..

Nokia 9 PureView launching in India soon: HMD Global
by | Saturday, July 06, 2019

Nokia 9 PureView launching in India soon: HMD Global

Nokia India released the first teaser video via its official Twitter handle. Despite being one of the most important and strategic markets for the growth of the brand the company took so many months to o...More..

Red Dead Redemption 2: 10 Unsolved Mysteries That Will Freak You Out
by | Friday, July 05, 2019

Red Dead Redemption 2: 10 Unsolved Mysteries That Will Freak You Out

Since the rootin' tootin' Dead-Eye shootin' adventure game Red Dead Redemption 2 galloped onto consoles last October, we've been keeping our fingers crossed that a PC version would follow. This doesn't confir...More..

Outage hits Facebook services worldwide
by | Friday, July 05, 2019

Outage hits Facebook services worldwide

Facebook Inc said on Wednesday an issue with uploading or sending media files on its apps and platforms has been resolved. "Apologies for the inconvenience", Twitter said in a tweet . A Facebook outage ...More..

by | Friday, July 05, 2019

Sony introduces a truly wireless noise-canceling WF-1000XM3 headphones

The HX digital sound enhancement Engine (DSEE HX) is responsible for making the most of compressed digital music files used by most broadcast providers. There are also touch controls on the outside, to contro...More..

Sony swaps one July PS Plus game at the last minute
by | Friday, July 05, 2019

Sony swaps one July PS Plus game at the last minute

In an unprecedented move, Sony is swapping out its line-up of PS Plus games for July. What's exciting is that Detroit: Become Human will be the deluxe version, meaning anyone that adds the title to their ...More..

How To Watch Vivo Z1 Pro Launch Event
by | Friday, July 05, 2019

How To Watch Vivo Z1 Pro Launch Event

This is the first Vivo smartphone to boast a punch-hole design, which houses a 32MP selfie camera . The SoC also brings along Adreno 616 graphics on the device. It also comes with Game Turbo feature as well. T...More..

Vodafone launches 5G service in United Kingdom using Huawei equipment
by | Thursday, July 04, 2019

Vodafone launches 5G service in United Kingdom using Huawei equipment

Hatch allows gamers to play instantly with no downloads, updates, ads or in-game purchases to interrupt gameplay - all powered by 5G. Previously announcing plans to have 5G across 19 cities in the United Kingdo...More..