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This Is the Galaxy Note 9's New S Pen

This Is the Galaxy Note 9's New S Pen As we get closer to Samsung's Unpacked press conference on August 9th, we're bound to see even more Note 9 leaks... like this one. While the physical design is said to be similar to that of its predecessor, Galaxy Note 9 is expected to pack a larger 4000mAh battery. [Full Article...]

WhatsApp testing Suspicious Link Detection feature to weed out spam

WhatsApp testing Suspicious Link Detection feature to weed out spam The full-page advertisements splashed across major dailies also nudged users to question information that is meant to instil anger or fear and to think twice before sharing such messages. Facebook's encrypted messaging app is favored worldwide for its privacy, but that same feature makes it hard to police the spread of misinformation. [Full Article...]

Smartphone maker Xiaomi drops in Hong Kong debut

Smartphone maker Xiaomi drops in Hong Kong debut After a sizzling 2017, Hong Kong's tech listings are now struggling. Founded in 2010 by entrepreneur Lei Jun (雷軍), Xiaomi has grown from a start-up in Zhongguancun - China's "Silicon Valley" - to become the world's fourth-biggest smartphone vendor at the end of previous year, International Data Corp said. [Full Article...]

OnePlus confirms 5G-ready Smartphone for 2019

OnePlus confirms 5G-ready Smartphone for 2019 We all know that 5G is coming. Of course, there aren't any 5G networks yet, but we will start seeing them in some countries from next year. Speaking directly with OnePlus CEO Pete Lau at MWC Shanghai , PC Mag reports that the smartphone company wants to bring its phones to U.S. [Full Article...]

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 to be announced August 9

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 to be announced August 9 The Samsung Galaxy J8 is now available for purchase in India . E-commerce platform Amazon is back again with its Samsung Days sale, offering discounts, cashback and exchange offers on various Samsung devices including smartphones, smartwatches, memory cards and SSDs. [Full Article...]

When is the Fortnite Playground LTM coming back?

When is the Fortnite Playground LTM coming back? A countdown in the game also appeared that led gamers to believe the rocket would launch, but when the timer hit zero, nothing happened. No one is sure if Elemental_Ray was planning to ruin the party with the 3000 IQ play all along, or if they are simply a kid that didn't know an event was about to happen. [Full Article...]

Apple and Samsung finally settle 7-year-long patent infringement case

Apple and Samsung finally settle 7-year-long patent infringement case In 2012, a Jury said that Samsung had to pay Apple over a billion dollars for copying aspects of the iPhone, but that penalty was later reduced by $450 million. "This case has always been about more than money", the statement read. It is important that we continue to protect the hard work and innovation of so many people at Apple . [Full Article...]

IOS 12 Beta 3 And Public Beta 1 Expected Release Date

IOS 12 Beta 3 And Public Beta 1 Expected Release Date Be warned - this is still Beta software. But we usually have to wait a few weeks for the public beta to be released. Then, press and hold the Side button until you see the recovery-mode screen . Downloading the public beta of iOS 12 will give you access to features like grouped notifications, Memoji , Group FaceTime, among others. All iPhone users can try out Apple's new "Measure" app, wit... [Full Article...]

IPhones will now share your location when you call 911

IPhones will now share your location when you call 911 This new location-sharing would allow 911 centers to find callers location faster and with much greater accuracy than they can under the current system - and finally brings US users up to speed with those in Europe. Apple , along with startup company RapidSOS, will be able to calculate a caller's location based on data collected from Wi-Fi access points, nearby cell towers and Global Positioning S... [Full Article...]

Fernando Alonso wins on debut in 24 Hours Le Mans race

Fernando Alonso wins on debut in 24 Hours Le Mans race Toyota's closest challengers were the two Rebellion Racing cars which finished 12 laps back. Alonso is bidding to match British driver Graham Hill's feat of completing the Triple Crown, including wins at the Monaco Grand Prix and Indianapolis 500. [Full Article...]

Jose Mourinho hails Russian Federation star… is he a target?

Jose Mourinho hails Russian Federation star… is he a target? Victory for Russian Federation, ranked a lowly 70th in the world - three places below Saudi Arabia - was vital for the home nation's hopes of progressing, with tougher games against Egypt and Uruguay to come. It is estimated that the tournament will cost more than €12 billion, making it the most expensive football championship in history. While no one in their right mind considered Saudi Arabia ... [Full Article...]

E3 2018: Are the Avengers in Spider-Man for PS4?

E3 2018: Are the Avengers in Spider-Man for PS4? Of course, Spider-Man is due out September 7 for PlayStation 4 . Great in concept, and with space for third party announcements between, it's hard to say that Sony managed to pull it off. This is a pivotal moment in the game, where the fragile peace in New York City has now been completely shattered, as Super Villains have now escaped the maximum-security facility, the RAFT, just off the coast ... [Full Article...]

Microsoft continues investing in gaming with acquisitions, new Xbox consoles

Microsoft continues investing in gaming with acquisitions, new Xbox consoles The UK-based Playground Games , which is the developer behind the Forza racing series, has been a long-time Xbox partner since 2010 and is working on this year's " Forza Horizon 4 ", said Microsoft . The EA Play event, which runs through Monday in Los Angeles , is offering live demos of its cloud-based game streaming service. Microsoft gaming boss Phil Spencer announced today that the... [Full Article...]

Is Fortnite Cross Play on Nintendo Switch?

Is Fortnite Cross Play on Nintendo Switch? Even if you unlink your PS4 from your Epic Games account , you still won't be able to play using that account on Nintendo Switch . All that's left is for Epic Games or Nintendo to officially announce Fortnite for the Nintendo Switch which we should see at E3 2018 at Nintendo's conference along with a release date. [Full Article...]

E3 2018: Watch The New Battlefield 5 Trailer

E3 2018: Watch The New Battlefield 5 Trailer Take on classic modes like Conquest or experiences like Grand Operations, where you'll participate in vast historical battles across multiple maps - and modes - and relive moments of bravery and desperation while fighting your way to the final objective. [Full Article...]

Pixel 3 may have wireless charging and Active Edge may return

Pixel 3 may have wireless charging and Active Edge may return There also appears to be 128GB of storage onboard, but just 4GB of RAM - which is 2GB less than the Galaxy S9+ or the base model of the OnePlus 6 . No Pixel device has ever been compatible with wireless chargers, though Google's Nexus 4 from all the way back in 2012 was compatible with the Qi protocol. [Full Article...]

MIT Researchers Have Created The World’s First Psychopath AI

MIT Researchers Have Created The World’s First Psychopath AI Due to ethical concerns, the team only exposed Norman to captions, not the actual death videos, but that didn't stop the bot from developing a deranged view of the world. However, we just hope that next time Norman goes online, he sees something related love, friendship, rainbows, flowers, or any non-murderous things for that matter. [Full Article...]

Microsoft E3 Sale Discounts Xbox One X and Popular Games

Microsoft E3 Sale Discounts Xbox One X and Popular Games This is just a sample of the savings! The Xbox One X outselling the PS4 Pro is a step forward, but if Microsoft's goal is to start making up lost ground on the PS4 overall then more Halo and Gears of War may only be a good start. Additionally, select games will go on sale up to 75% off, including PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , Super Lucky's Tale , Assassin's Creed: Origins , and Sea of ... [Full Article...]

New macOS Mojave Features That Will Change How You Use Your Mac

New macOS Mojave Features That Will Change How You Use Your Mac That is part of an overall internal effort to bring the experience of building apps for macOS and iOS closer together. Mac apps like Mail , Messages , Maps , Calendar and Photos have a Dark Mode design. Look forward to video previews of apps as well as curated editorial content and tips from Apple's app experts. Screenshots are an important tool on Mac computers, and the way ... [Full Article...]

Amazon confirms purchase of Premier League rights package

Amazon confirms purchase of Premier League rights package Amazon will show 20 Premier League matches a season for three years from 2019, after winning one of the final two broadcast packages. Premier League executive chairman Richard Scudamore described Amazon as an "exciting new partner". Any growth beyond the value of the 2016-19 foreign deals with be distributed based on where a team finishes reflecting the meritocratic allocation of domestic te... [Full Article...]