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IT OnePlus Finds First US Carrier Partner for Launch of OnePlus 6T
Author: 0 OnePlus Finds First US Carrier Partner for Launch of OnePlus 6T

Will the OnePlus 6T bring a sizable price hike, or something more consistent with OnePlus' previous incremental bumps? The appearance of the OnePlus 6T in carrier stores would mark the first time the Chinese startup has inked a deal with a carrier in the U.S., which could get its phones in the hands of many more consumers.

IT Google adds Confidential mode to Gmail app
Author: 0 Google adds Confidential mode to Gmail app

You can set emails to expire after a set amount of time, similar to a Snapchat message, or take away someone's access to a confidential email at any time. In addition, Confidential Mode will let you set a password for viewing documents, that way only those with the password can view them. At least, it'll be a valuable tool for the business world once Google launches the feature for G Suite, which hasn't happened yet.

IT Android 9 Pie (Go Edition) Arrives This Fall
Author: 0 Android 9 Pie (Go Edition) Arrives This Fall

The new Android 9 also brings important improvements that protect all web communications and offer private web surfing. The Pixel phones use USB Power Delivery (USB-PD) for fast charging . Interestingly, the issue seems to only affect the stock charger that ships with the Pixel XL. Confirming the move and responding to reports , Google has stated that with its latest Android update , the functionality for both foregrounds as well as background applications have been limited.

IT Motorola Moto Z3 now available through Verizon for $480
Author: 0 Motorola Moto Z3 now available through Verizon for $480

It looks uncannily like the iPhone X with an option for a Twilight paint job. Many phone-makers have copied the look of the iPhone X, which has a smaller bezel around the screen and a "notch" at the top that houses a camera. Instead of the typical fruit logo, it gets a Motorola emblem at the rear that doubles up as a fingerprint sensor. Available with 6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB internal storage , the latest Motorola smartphone comes with Android 8.1 Oreo, and the OEM manufacturer's own ...

IT Thora Arrives to Save the World in Fortnite
Author: 0 Thora Arrives to Save the World in Fortnite

A few days ago it was revealed that the Heavy Sniper Rifle would be making its way into the game in just a couple of days. Sniper Shootout, the sniper rifle exclusive limited time mode, is also back with V5.21 for a limited time, and will not include access to scoped assault rifles.

IT Liverpool refer Salah to police over driving incident
Author: 0 Liverpool refer Salah to police over driving incident

Liverpool also confirmed that the matter would be dealt with internally and that neither club nor player would be commenting on the matter. Any follow-up disciplinary actions with the Egyptian player would be held " internally ", the club said.

IT Nvidia Reveals Turing Architecture, Teases GPU Reveal At Gamescom
Author: 0 Nvidia Reveals Turing Architecture, Teases GPU Reveal At Gamescom

According to Bob Pette, the Vice President of Professional Visualisation at NVIDIA , the new Quadro GTX graphics cars are the first commercially available cards with real-time ray tracing capability. Aside from the above-mentioned applications of NVIDIA's newest Turing GPUs, what industries do you believe could also benefit from its capabilities? "Cinesite is proud to partner with Autodesk and Nvidia to bring Arnold to the GPU , but we never expected to see results this dramatic", ...

IT Asian gaming stocks tumble as China halts license approvals
Author: 0 Asian gaming stocks tumble as China halts license approvals

That's according to a report from The Information , which saw the firm chat to over 40 people, that claims Tencent is more interested in mobile games and battle royale than the MOBA genre at the moment. Tencent's smartphone game business reported a decline of 19 per cent to 17.6 billion yuan from the prior quarter, as it failed to get approval to charge fees for popular tactical tournament games and new game releases were delayed.

IT Ooredoo Oman opens pre-booking for Galaxy Note 9
Author: 0 Ooredoo Oman opens pre-booking for Galaxy Note 9

It could be the next in the Note series, likely to drop in the second half of 2019, or the foldable phone Koh confirmed the company is working on (also known as the Galaxy X or Galaxy F). We'll have to see for ourselves how much longer the Galaxy Note 9 will last on a single charge . The Galaxy Note 9 is the first smartphone to start with a base capacity of 128GB, and it also comes with a 512GB variant.

IT How To Get Fortnite For Android On A Non-Samsung Phone
Author: 0 How To Get Fortnite For Android On A Non-Samsung Phone

After acquiring a skin, a player would then choose a weapon category and then pick which specific gun they want the skin to be on. Google is taking special steps to let Google Play users know they'll have to go outside of the centralized app store to download Fortnite onto their Android device.

IT Samsung Pits Galaxy Note 9 Against iPhone X In New 'Ingenius' Ads
Author: 0 Samsung Pits Galaxy Note 9 Against iPhone X In New 'Ingenius' Ads

Note 9 with Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display houses 4000mAh battery - 21 per cent bigger that Note 8 - that is paired with fast-charging technology compatible with both wired and wireless charging. It's the Samsung Bixby-powered smart speaker that's been whispered about for a few months now. Clicking the pen users can take selfies, pause and play videos and present slides.

Author: 0 Doom Eternal Will Let You Invade Other Players' Campaigns

Expect Doom Eternal on PC, PS4, Switch, and Xbox One sometime in 2019. Later into the trailer, a new climbing mechanic was introduced. While numerous game's features remain the same as they were in that modern classic, there are a few things featured in Eternal which should help keep the overall experience feeling fresh.

IT Google Play Store Now Tells You It Doesn't Have Fortnite
Author: 0 Google Play Store Now Tells You It Doesn't Have Fortnite

The Fortnite beta for Android was announced yesterday during the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 event by Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney. The warning does not appear if you search for Fortnite on the desktop version of the Play Store . Epic Games confirmed that it would be coming to Android " this summer ", but then it all went a bit quiet, leaving Android users scrambling for any info they could on when they might get their hands on it.

IT Samsung plans $22 billion for artificial intelligence, autos
Author: 0 Samsung plans $22 billion for artificial intelligence, autos

South Korea relies heavily on Samsung and its affiliated companies for investment and jobs, even after a corruption scandal that resulted in Lee's conviction for bribery. Of that total, 130 trillion won will stay in South Korea, the company said. The company said the investment made locally will have the effect of creating some 700,000 jobs, especially from the chip and display industries.

IT Blizzard Has ‘Multiple Diablo Projects’ in the Works
Author: 0 Blizzard Has ‘Multiple Diablo Projects’ in the Works

Diablo fans are among the longest suffering subgroups of Blizzard aficionados, but the end is in sight - the studio says we're going to see more Diablo "later this year". Camel said in the video below. And we have multiple Diablo projects in the works. Camel admits that some are going to take longer than others, but that there might be some news to share "later this year".

IT Red Dead Redemption 2 shows off 6 minutes of in-game footage
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 shows off 6 minutes of in-game footage

As announced yesterday , Rockstar Games released the first gameplay video for the upcoming Red Dead Redemption 2 , giving viewers a more in-depth look at the gameplay that we can expect from the eagerly-awaited sequel. The trailer, which features an abundance of gameplay accompanied by a female narrator, discusses how Rockstar Games is looking to create a "deeper" open world that's "more detailed and open" than ever.

IT Million Limited Edition PS4 Pro arrives on shelves in August
Author: 0 Million Limited Edition PS4 Pro arrives on shelves in August

Theyll go for $500/€500 starting August 24. To celebrate this huge milestone Sony is rolling out the 500 Million Limited Edition PS4 Pro as a "thank you" to fans all around the world. The limited console is a translucent blue color with sleek copper accents that brings to mind the streak of translucent consoles, controllers, and handhelds that graced the '90s and early '00s.

IT Alexa 'Answer Update' Feature Will Get Back to You Later
Author: 0 Alexa 'Answer Update' Feature Will Get Back to You Later

Have you ever purchased something using just your voice with an Amazon Echo and the Alexa voice assistant? With Amazon supporting Alexa with an "open skills" development kit, it's likely we'll see rapid advances in the range of in-car functions the system can provide.

IT Mobile Essentials offers unlimited data with no frills
Author: 0 Mobile Essentials offers unlimited data with no frills

T-Mobile has a new all-you-can eat plan that combines unlimited calls, messaging, and data: T-Mobile Essentials . T-Mobile Essentials will also slow data speeds for customers who use more than 50GB of data (for all users) per month when they're in congested network areas.

IT Fortnite Mobile on Android announced: What you need to know
Author: 0 Fortnite Mobile on Android announced: What you need to know

As expected, numerous Galaxy Note 9's hardware are taken from the Galaxy S9 +. No one reported any problems with the Note 8 , and analysts don't foresee problems with the Note 9. Well, it'd better, because there are more than sixty-thousand watch faces to choose from. The Note 8 can easily match it in terms of the secondary camera, daylight shots and portrait mode - so you won't be upgrading merely for the camera.

IT Google's Pixel 3 XL Leaks in All Its Glory
Author: 0 Google's Pixel 3 XL Leaks in All Its Glory

Here you can make out the two-tone glass design. According to screenshots, this is the Google Pixel 3 XL, and it runs an Adreno 630 GPU in a Qualcomm Snapdragon system-on-chip. Second, the notch takes up so much horizontal space that there's only room for three notification icons in the status bar. On the front we can see information pertaining to the device, which is running Android 9 Pie .

IT Bethesda Blows Off Steam With 'Fallout 76'
Author: 0 Bethesda Blows Off Steam With 'Fallout 76'

Bethesda hasn't explained why it's chose to cut Steam out of the equation this time around, but it could have something to do with wanting to avoid losing any revenue to the platform. Publishers often avoid established platforms, like Epic Games recently did with the Android version of Fortnite , because they don't want to participate in revenue sharing programs.

IT Samsung mass producing 4TB 4-bit QLC solid-state drives
Author: 0 Samsung mass producing 4TB 4-bit QLC solid-state drives

And if you're anxious about reliability, know that these drives will have a pretty generous three-year warranty. And Samsung reckons this SSD tech will filter through the rest of the memory world, which could yield cheaper high-capacity SSDs for consumers .

IT 'Castlevania' is coming to 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate'
Author: 0 'Castlevania' is coming to 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate'

Simon Belmont has been one of the most highly requested characters for Smash Bros , though has yet to be introduced to the series as a playable fighter. Tunes are tied to franchises, so, for instance, you can now listen to any The Legend of Zelda track you want when playing on a Zelda-themed stage .

IT Japan marks 73rd anniversary of atomic bombing of Hiroshima
Author: 0 Japan marks 73rd anniversary of atomic bombing of Hiroshima

Participants in Monday's ceremony - survivors, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and representatives from 80 countries - observed a minute's silence at 8:15 a.m., the moment when the USA dropped its payload on the unsuspecting population 73 years ago.

IT Samsung Galaxy Note 9 - the rumours so far, and Samsung's cheeky leak
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 9 - the rumours so far, and Samsung's cheeky leak

Samsung is expected to unveil its new Note series flagship on August 9 and start selling the phone on August 24. The Reddit post also lists a few rumors about Samsung's upcoming wearable, the Galaxy Watch . After plenty of rumors and leaks, now Samsung Galaxy Note 9 retail box leaked in Russian Federation. It provides insights such as the 4,000 mAh battery that will be housed inside the chassis of upcoming Note 9 and this is something Samsung has been advertising about with ...

IT Samsung Galaxy 7 suffers from Meltdown
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy 7 suffers from Meltdown

The price in India of the Galaxy Tab A 10.5 has been set at Rs. 29,990 and it will go on sale next week. Galaxy Note 9 will come in four colour variants - Midnight Black, Ocean Blue, Lilac Purple, and Metallic Copper. The resolution of the display is 1920×1200 pixels. However, the aforementioned researchers have found a fresh Meltdown exploit in the older chipsets , which they claim could mean the Meltdown flaw can affect a heck of a lot more phones than originally thought.

IT Google officially releases Android P, calls it Android 9 Pie
Author: 0 Google officially releases Android P, calls it Android 9 Pie

Android P was first released as a beta version all the way back in March, so there shouldn't be any surprises left as far as new features go. This means phones like the OnePlus 6, the Nokia 7 Plus, the Nokia 6.1, the Nokia 8 Sirocco, the Sony Xperia XZ2 and the Vivo X21 too will get it by the end of Fall (end of November).

IT Virus briefly halts production at iPhone chip-maker TSMC
Author: 0 Virus briefly halts production at iPhone chip-maker TSMC

A critical partner for the launch of the new iPhone the Company is able to volume produce of 7mm chips, which will drive performance while limiting energy usage in the new iPhones. "TSMC has taken actions to close this security gap and further strengthen security measures", it said. TSMC said that third-quarter shipments delays would be recovered next quarter.

Author: 0 Facebook removes 4 pages from InfoWars and Alex Jones

Facebook says the decision came after it received complaints related to Infowars posts - and its decision was based on the use of "dehumanizing language" to "describe people who are transgender, Muslims, and immigrants, which violates our hate speech policies".

IT ‘Mission: Impossible’ Bests Winnie-The-Pooh At Box Office
Author: 0 ‘Mission: Impossible’ Bests Winnie-The-Pooh At Box Office

Starring Tom Cruise , " Fallout " ( Paramount ) has now taken in $124.5 million in the United States and Canada and about $330 million worldwide, according to comScore, which compiles box-office data. McQuarrie is the first director to helm two films in the franchise. The documentary, now has a 0% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, is the lowest wide release to date for the right-wing conservative filmmaker.

IT Google might return to China. Here's why that's controversial
Author: 0 Google might return to China. Here's why that's controversial

China employs a digital censorship system known as the " Great Firewall of China" that prevents citizens from accessing websites such as Google and Facebook, it would appear that Google's new search engine will comply with strict Chinese censorship laws in order to operate within the country.

IT Fortnite for Android Samsung exclusive could last for up to four months
Author: 0 Fortnite for Android Samsung exclusive could last for up to four months

The game makes millions of dollars for Epic, and combined with the fact that the games changes and evolves so rapidly, Google will be missing out big here. Sweeney also explains that consumers will benefit from the competition of software sources on the platform. Samsung may also decide to distribute it through the Galaxy Apps store.

IT New leaks suggest Google to roll out Android P on August 20
Author: 0 New leaks suggest Google to roll out Android P on August 20

Courtesy of the prominent leakster, Evan Blass who hints at Android P's official release date this month. In all honesty, there is nothing else that Google can really do with Android P other than officially release it and the predicted date falls very much in line with Google's own release schedule as well as the date on which Android Oreo was released previous year.

IT Galaxy Note 9's redesigned rear officially confirmed by Samsung
Author: 0 Galaxy Note 9's redesigned rear officially confirmed by Samsung

The new teaser showed off the yellow stylus that comes with the blue edition of the phone having 512GB version with support for up to 512GB microSD cards. While we don't know pricing, Samsung itself said the price will be "reasonable," though without naming names. It also confirms the fact that the S Pen will come with Bluetooth connectivity.

IT Moto Z3 with 5G Moto Mod launched: Price, full specifications, features
Author: 0 Moto Z3 with 5G Moto Mod launched: Price, full specifications, features

The upcoming 5G Moto Mod - compatible only with Verizon Wireless, by the way - attaches to the back of the Z3, just like the 360-degree camera mod or external battery mod, leveraging the existing pins and magnets Motorola has used on the Z-line of smartphones for the past few years.

IT Reddit hack exposes old private messages
Author: 0 Reddit hack exposes old private messages

Reddit breach - how did the hacker get into Reddit's systems? Next, the fact that the company seems disappointed by the ease with which the attackers bypassed the SMS 2FA it was using on its cloud accounts even though this older form of authentication has well-publicised weaknesses, including SIM swap fraud .

Author: 0 Facebook Is Taking Big Steps to Make WhatsApp a Big Business

However, Clickatell says it is now authorised to give businesses access to the WhatsApp Business API, which it has already done with Absa, to roll-out the group's recently announced ChatBanking via WhatsApp . WhatsApp , which has around 1.5 billion users, said starting Wednesday businesses can use its WhatsApp Business API to send notifications such as shipping confirmations, appointment reminders and event tickets.

IT Sony profit tops estimates on PlayStation
Author: 0 Sony profit tops estimates on PlayStation

PlayStation 4 is without a doubt the best console you can opt for at the moment with the likes of upcoming games like Spiderman PS4, you can't make a mistake of choosing something else. Separately, Nintendo Co yesterday said its quarterly net profit jumped 43.9 percent year-on-year to US$275 million, driven by the global popularity of its Switch console and game titles.

IT Treyarch Releases First Footage of Call of Duty Blackout Battle Royale
Author: 0 Treyarch Releases First Footage of Call of Duty Blackout Battle Royale

But what everyone has been waiting to see is the promised Battle Royale mode, called Blackout. That footage wraps up a new trailer advertising a multiplayer beta taking place next month. The beta will go live at 10am PT, 1pm ET, 6pm BST. The following weekend, Xbox One , PC, and PS4 players can jump in reto check it out once again.

IT Honor Play Comes With GPU Turbo: Here's More to Know
Author: 0 Honor Play Comes With GPU Turbo: Here's More to Know

Connectivity options on the device include Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, NFC, GPS and a USB Type-C port. The 16MP front selfie camera with 4 in 1 light fusion technology allows users to click those ideal selfies in any given light conditions, thus bringing Honor's claim of Beauty All Around to life.

IT Fly Explosives LTM poised to bring jetpacks and rockets to Fortnite tomorrow
Author: 0 Fly Explosives LTM poised to bring jetpacks and rockets to Fortnite tomorrow

Following the recent update 5 .10, content update 5.10 marks the start of a new limited-time mode called Fly Explosives , which involves using jetpacks to cause mayhem. Rocket ammunition is interestingly capped out at 120 rockets. Epic has also removed bandages from Playground to increase the chances of finding better healing items such as health and shield potions.

IT Android’s default Clock app can now wake you up with Spotify
Author: 0 Android’s default Clock app can now wake you up with Spotify

In an update that is rolling out earlier this week, you'll be able to connect Spotify to the Clock app. This new update for Google Clock app will be available globally this week and will be compatible on all devices running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and above.

Author: 0 Chinese media denies reports of Google's return to country

The secretive project is codenamed "Dragonfly" and has been underway for more than a year. Google launched a Chinese language version of its search engine - google.cn - in 2006. Google's search engine and other services are in the same predicament. The source stated that they feared "what is done in China will become a template for many other nations".

IT Android Users To Get YouTube's Dark Mode Feature
Author: 0 Android Users To Get YouTube's Dark Mode Feature

After a long wait, Google is finally testing dark mode on Android . From there, tap on the Dark Theme option. As expected, the white background switches to black all through the YouTube app as soon as it is enabled. YouTube's new look is much cleaner and arguably easier to navigate, but there's more to the redesign than meets the eye. Although the feature has not received broad release, yet, some users have spotted it on their settings .

Author: 0 Facebook, Instagram to introduce time management tools

Ameet Ranadive , product management director at Instagram , and David Ginsberg , director of research at Facebook, said the tools were created to give users more control over their time. These tools were developed based on collaboration and inspiration from leading mental health experts and organizations, academics, Facebook's extensive research, and feedback from its community.

IT DJI Mavic 2 drone leak confirms Pro and Zoom models
Author: 0 DJI Mavic 2 drone leak confirms Pro and Zoom models

If this catalog leak is any indication, the arrival of new drones could be imminent. While DJI was yet to announce the features of Mavic 2 Pro drone, the Argos catalogue has already published the photos and technical specifications of the model.

IT Nvidia teases
Author: 0 Nvidia teases "spectacular surprises" at Gamescom pre-show party

Its been a long time coming, we know that the new GeForce GTX 1100-series will be released by the end of August 2018 and it looks like we might have a date on when these new cards will be released. Nvidia described the event as being loaded with "new, exclusive, hands-on demos of the hottest upcoming games, stage presentations from the world's biggest game developers, and some spectacular surprises".