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IT Tablet section abruptly dumped from Google's Android website
Author: 0 Tablet section abruptly dumped from Google's Android website

For those who have been following Google's fortunes in the Tablets market, this hardly comes as a shocking revelation. Its because Chrome OS now works in the tablet form factor, just like Acer Chromebook Tab 10 . It's back now, and its removal appears to have been a mistake. Google is not exactly known for showing an aggressive push in the tablet space, preferring instead to carve out a section in the smartphone arena with its Pixel handsets.

IT Do We Already Know Fallout 76's Release Date?
Author: 0 Do We Already Know Fallout 76's Release Date?

Unlike the other underground shelters, Vault 76 was constructed as a control vault and set to unlock 20 years after the bombs dropped. What exactly Fallout 76 turns out to be, and when Bethesda decides to release it, is something we'll likely know the answers to by the weekend.

IT WWDC 2018: Apple unveils iOS 12 features, emojis and release date
Author: 0 WWDC 2018: Apple unveils iOS 12 features, emojis and release date

The new Bedtime mode goes one step further, preventing notifcations from displaying on the lock screen and dimming the display until morning. The new " Screen Time " feature creates detailed daily and weekly Activity Reports that show the total time a person spends in each app they use, their usage across categories of apps, how many notifications they receive and how often they pick up their iPhone or iPad.

IT Asus has a monster phone for serious mobile gamers
Author: 0 Asus has a monster phone for serious mobile gamers

Other clever features inside the ROG phone include innovative programmable ultrasonic air triggers that act as bumper buttons of the top of the phone when it is held in landscape mode for gaming. Asus has yet to offer any pricing information for its ROG Phone and accessories, but it surely won't come cheap. ASUS says that this cooling technology is 16x better at heat dissipation over standard smartphone cooling.

IT Gmail redesign arrives for all users in July with limited opt-out
Author: 0 Gmail redesign arrives for all users in July with limited opt-out

Or admins can wait for four weeks until their users are allowed to opt in to the new Gmail. We wouldn't call the schedule a shock, as it was always going to be a question of when Google demanded a migration rather than "if". Earlier this year, Google began showing off a new Gmail design that would change the look of the web client and add a host of new features to the service.

IT Destiny 2: Forsaken - Official Reveal
Author: 0 Destiny 2: Forsaken - Official Reveal

In Gambit, two teams of four will race to summon a Primeval enemy and be the first to "burn it down". Forsaken also adds a new type of weapons, the bow and arrow. The official Destiny 2 development roadmap for today. We get to see and hear about the Tangle Shore, the new "Gambit" mode that marries PvE and PvP together, and the Dreaming City, which is the homeland of the Awoken.

IT Apple Gets Personal at WWDC With Privacy Tools, 'Memoji'
Author: 0 Apple Gets Personal at WWDC With Privacy Tools, 'Memoji'

In the Music app, users can now search for a song by using a lyric from that song. If you should need to restore your iOS device, you can use this backup and not have to enter passwords. iOS 12 seems like a meaningful step forward for the operating system . Apple is also looking to teach its users about AR with a new app, Measure .

IT WatchOS 5 Drops Apple Watch Series 0 Support
Author: 0 WatchOS 5 Drops Apple Watch Series 0 Support

As you and your friends make progress, you will receive notifications on your watch to let you know if you're winning or losing. Runners, meanwhile, will get rolling mile tracking so that you can see your splits while sprinting, as well as pace alerts and your steps-per-minute cadence to try and improve efficiency.

IT Apple issues fresh App Store regulations targeted at streaming PC-based games
Author: 0 Apple issues fresh App Store regulations targeted at streaming PC-based games

Telegram lets people exchange messages, stickers, photos and videos in groups of up to 5,000 people. In total, Russian Federation accounts for about 7 percent of the user base for Telegram. As of today, Apple finally approved the updated version of the said app. Pavel Durov, Telegram's CEO, announced the good news through his Twitter account.

IT Samsung is the first Snapdragon 850 OEM
Author: 0 Samsung is the first Snapdragon 850 OEM

The new platform shares the same X20 LTE modem as the Snapdragon 845 , so it can offer Gigabit LTE connectivity on the go. In fact, Qualcomm is promising more than twenty hours of battery life - there's even the suggestion of as long as 25 hours in total - even with always-on Gigabit LTE for freedom from hunting down WiFi networks.

IT Apple takes direct swipe at Facebook over privacy at WWDC
Author: 0 Apple takes direct swipe at Facebook over privacy at WWDC

Facebook began shutting down use of the APIs in April as part of its response to the Cambridge Analytica row. The firestorm erupted in March when it emerged that Cambridge Analytica , a consulting firm with ties to President Donald Trump's campaign, gained improper accessto tens of millions of Facebook users' data.

IT Can Your Mac Run Mojave? macOS Mojave System Requirements
Author: 0 Can Your Mac Run Mojave? macOS Mojave System Requirements

Finder has also been updated, now featuring a never-before-seen Gallery View . The WatchOS now also gets new Interactive Notifications, Web Content as well as third-party app integration. Also, all Memojis and Animojis will be able to detect and capture winks and tongue movements, which they weren't able to do before. Redesigned Mac App Store with focus on curation, along with dedicated tabs for Discover , Create, Work, Play, and Develop .

IT Apple WWDC: Apple wants you to use your iPhone less
Author: 0 Apple WWDC: Apple wants you to use your iPhone less

At WWDC 2018 , the Apple's annual developer conference , the company announced the iOS 12 - the latest version of the operating system behind the iPhone and iPad. Will the upcoming new version of tvOS make you remember that the Apple TV is actually a thing that exists? Apple's new Screentime app will allow users to see detailed reports about how often they use their iPhone and which apps they use most frequently.

IT Why Apple may expand NFC-capabilities of the iPhone
Author: 0 Why Apple may expand NFC-capabilities of the iPhone

Apple employees use their iPhones to gain access to the campus, while iPhone users in the United Kingdom and Japan can use the device to travel in subways. The Cupertino company has been trying to create an extensive ecosystem, allowing its devices to work seamlessly together. In fact, what is to come in June is the World Developer Conference.

IT Nintendo stock rises as Pokemon unveils new games
Author: 0 Nintendo stock rises as Pokemon unveils new games

First off, the only way to get a shiny is by attracting Pokemon to your base camp through the cooking process. Nintendo also unveiled the 4,980-yen Poke Ball Plus , a controller for the Switch that vibrates and lights up in the same way that Poke Balls behave in the Pokemon world, where the spheres are used to store Pocket Monsters.

IT Apple might introduce Dark Mode for macOS at WWDC later tonight
Author: 0 Apple might introduce Dark Mode for macOS at WWDC later tonight

The new leak suggests that Apple's macOS 10.14 is all set to get a Dark Mode . The Trash icon on the far right of the dock also features a significantly darker icon than the normal icon, which is bright white. It would be nice to see a dark mode on every desktop OS out there, so Apple adding this dark mode option in their macOS is a nice addition that some people will like.

IT GitHub users are already fuming about the company’s sale to Microsoft
Author: 0 GitHub users are already fuming about the company’s sale to Microsoft

Launched in April 2008, GitHub has since become a huge site for software developers to upload and share their code and projects, especially when it comes to uploading open-source projects. As Microsoft built its business on proprietary software such as the Windows operating system, it came to be seen as an antagonist to the open-source philosophy of free software written by a collaborative community of developers.

IT How to watch Apple’s WWDC 2018 keynote on June 4th
Author: 0 How to watch Apple’s WWDC 2018 keynote on June 4th

Fortunately the stream does start before the good stuff begins, so you have plenty of time to switch if Apple is screwing with us and neither browser actually works. During last year's WWDC event , Apple announced its Siri-powered HomePod smart speaker which wasn't received well by the Apple faithful. But the platform has not undergone any major changes since tvOS 10.

IT Liveblog: Apple’s WWDC 2018 keynote is on June 4
Author: 0 Liveblog: Apple’s WWDC 2018 keynote is on June 4

Less likely but not utterly impossible is the announcement of new Mac computers. The conference will be streamed live on the WWDC website and mobile app. This development might be an indication of what's to come on the software front. On top of that, Apple could refresh the MacBook Pro lineup with newer processors too, like it did a year ago.

IT Galaxy Note 9 Tipped To Unveil August 9th
Author: 0 Galaxy Note 9 Tipped To Unveil August 9th

A Samsung phone is always preferred in style, looks, and reliability when one talks about android. Galaxy S9/S9+ consumers can opt for one-time screen replacement offer from an authorised Samsung service centre for a period of 9 months by paying Rs 1,999.

IT Microsoft reportedly to acquire GitHub software development platform
Author: 0 Microsoft reportedly to acquire GitHub software development platform

Over the past few years, GitHub and Microsoft were having conversations to pursue acquisition but nothing materialized. Github, which was valued at $2 billion back in 2015, generates $200 million in subscription revenue including $110 million from enterprise customers, but is not now profitable, having lost $66 million over three quarters in 2016.

IT Apple may unveil latest software updates
Author: 0 Apple may unveil latest software updates

The report was light on details in terms of which specific metrics Apple will track, but says those details will arrive in a new menu inside the Settings app in iOS 12. The most important feature that this new iOS 11 .4 software update brings is AirPlay 2 . Apple has been going all in on augmented reality, and it could debut new advancements.

IT Apple may offer refunds for replaced iPhone batteries
Author: 0 Apple may offer refunds for replaced iPhone batteries

In the update , Apple included maximum battery capacity measurement compared to when it was new, and peak performance capability to know if you're getting the most out of the battery. Is there a rebate in the future for customers who paid full price to speed up their older iPhones with a new battery? It also will let you know if the battery is now supporting peak performance capability.

IT Facebook to pull plug on 'Trending' topics feature
Author: 0 Facebook to pull plug on 'Trending' topics feature

On Friday, Facebook announced that they'd be getting rid of their "trending topics" section , which was harangued by accusations of political bias, and also was considered to be increasingly pointless by Facebook's own admission. But instead of letting Facebook's moderators make editorial decisions, there has been a subtle shift to let news organisations do so. The company is also funding news videos, created exclusively for Facebook by outside publishers it would not yet name.

IT [H]ardOCP: Microsoft Is Said to Have Agreed to Acquire Coding Site GitHub
Author: 0 [H]ardOCP: Microsoft Is Said to Have Agreed to Acquire Coding Site GitHub

The San Francisco, California-headquartered GitHub has more than 23 million individual users in more than 1.5 million organisations. But why should Microsoft consider acquiring GitHub? . Indeed, much of Build this year centered around how Microsoft's development tools could be used to support not only Windows apps and services, but those on Linux and macOS.

IT ARM unveils Cortex-A76 CPU, says its 35% faster than predecessor
Author: 0 ARM unveils Cortex-A76 CPU, says its 35% faster than predecessor

The new Cortex-A76 processor is based on DynamIQ technology that offers laptop-class performance while maintaining the power efficiency of mobile devices. We don't blame you because ARM works from behind the curtain while working on most significant designs. In addition to this, it offers around 4x compute performance gains for handling AI and machine learning workloads.

IT California’s Senate Just Passed One of The Toughest Net Neutrality Laws
Author: 0 California’s Senate Just Passed One of The Toughest Net Neutrality Laws

Wiener's legislation "is the first state-level bill that would comprehensively secure all of the net neutrality protections that Americans now enjoy", according to Stanford law professor Barbara van Schewick. "The repeal of net neutrality is not only a blow to the average consumer, but it is a blow to our public schools, rural Americans, communities of color, and small businesses", Schumer said.

IT Xiaomi Mi 8 launched: Specs, Price, Features, Release Date, and more
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi 8 launched: Specs, Price, Features, Release Date, and more

The list also included the MIUI 10 , company's new smartphone UI that will be coming out-of-the-box in the new Mi8 smartphone and will reach other devices as well. Furthermore, the company also announced Mi Band 3 , new 75-inch Mi TV 4 and a VR headset. The infrared lighting system and camera are placed in the notch.

IT Fortnite Adds Shopping Carts As Its First Vehicle
Author: 0 Fortnite Adds Shopping Carts As Its First Vehicle

You may have seen apples lying around in the world, which will heal the player 5 HP when consumed. If you might want to get all the details of the news, then visit this website . Mooney also added in another comment within the post that information like this will be shared around a week in advance in the future instead of just before the challenges go live like today while adding that Epic Games slipped up in this regard.

IT Facebook edged out of top 3 social networks by USA teens
Author: 0 Facebook edged out of top 3 social networks by USA teens

Last year, a joint study by researchers from San Diego State and Florida State universities found almost half of teens with five or more hours of screen time a day experienced thoughts of suicide or prolonged periods of hopelessness or sadness.

Author: 0 Facebook Is Scrapping Its Troubled 'Trending' News Section

To replace Trending , the Menlo Park behemoth is experimenting with letting trusted news outlets use the "Breaking" tag on their posts - now limited to once per day - and looking to expand local news coverage through a feature called 'Today In .' Both are meant to ensure the news that users see on Facebook is from " trustworthy and quality sources ", Hardiman said .

IT Fortnite for Nintendo Switch Confirmed for E3 2018 Reveal
Author: 0 Fortnite for Nintendo Switch Confirmed for E3 2018 Reveal

That could mean that " Fortnite " is coming to the Nintendo Switch sooner than later. First, an image said to be of Nintendo's E3 booth layout and, more convincingly, the Korean ratings board, which has been something of a game rumor sieve in recent months.

IT Rather than new hardware, WWDC may focus on using Apple products less
Author: 0 Rather than new hardware, WWDC may focus on using Apple products less

Though there is a chance Apple may have a few surprises in store, there's also a good chance that WWDC this year will be somewhat boring compared to past events. The underlying goal here is to promote a healthier digital lifestyle by curbing excessive smartphone use. All of those predictions fall in line with the previous speculation that Apple is planning to use WWDC to introduce new versions of its software platforms, which focus on stability and overall enhancements rather than wild new ...

Author: 0 Bugatti Chiron LEGO kit launches with 3,599 parts

Few people are likely to be able to afford one of the 500 Bugatti Chirons destined to be built, however we're sure most will be able to scrape together the dollars required to purchase the new Lego Technic version of the French hypercar. And why wouldn't it be, considering the subject is the halo auto of halo cars, the Bugatti Chiron. The kit even comes with the Chiron's famous "speed key", which in the real vehicle is used to access maximum performance.

IT Apple has blocked Telegram updates on the App Store
Author: 0 Apple has blocked Telegram updates on the App Store

However, Telegram's Durov now says , the issue goes beyond just Russian users of the app. A month later, Telegram continues to be available on the App Store. Durov also claims the lack of app updates mean Telegram has also "been unable to fully comply with GDPR" before the May 25th deadline. "Sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience".

Author: 0 Facebook scraps 'outdated' trending news section

Despite the efforts, conservatives are still targeting Facebook and other technology companies. The company is also funding news videos, created exclusively for Facebook by publishers it would not yet name. When recently testifying before the House Energy and Commerce Committee in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, he insisted again that Facebook is a tech company.

IT Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey teaser hints at an adventure in Greece
Author: 0 Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey teaser hints at an adventure in Greece

However, given how close this leak took place to E3 2018 , the company will probably wait for the formal reveal at either Microsoft or Sony's press event. A few days ago, an anonymous 4Chan user posted a big list of details about the game, also calling it Assassin's Creed Odyssey . The report is unclear on if this means custom characters (unlikely), or if the male and female are presets like Jacob and Evie from Syndicate .

IT DxOMark: Xiaomi Mi 8 beats the Samsung Galaxy S9+ in still shots
Author: 0 DxOMark: Xiaomi Mi 8 beats the Samsung Galaxy S9+ in still shots

The Mi 8 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC with 6 GB RAM and storage options ranging from 64 GB to 256 GB. The Mi 8 Explorer Edition will be available for CNY 3,699 (approximately Rs 39,000) for the 8GB/128GB variant. The Mi 8 may be a blatant clone of the iPhone X, but that doesn't mean it's not respectable in its own right. It's just an Apple-esque suffix that denotes a smaller, less powerful variant of the Mi 8 .

IT Pixel 3 Smartphones To Be Built By FIH Mobile (Foxconn)
Author: 0 Pixel 3 Smartphones To Be Built By FIH Mobile (Foxconn)

There's likely a lot more to come on the Pixel 3 launch, so stay tuned. However the Pixel 3 XL will have a larger touchscreen, "nearly edge-to-edge" according to the sources though still with a "chin" at the bottom, and a notch cut out of the top of the display.

IT 'Horrendous' school shooting video game pulled after parents express outrage
Author: 0 'Horrendous' school shooting video game pulled after parents express outrage

A trailer for the game showed a school shooter stalking the corridors with automatic weapons, a knife and grenades with an on-screen tally of how may "Civs" or "Cops" had been killed. "We can't expect those people to be the only ones who stand up against things like this". A video game that was set to allow people to play as a school shooter has been branded "disgusting" and "horrific" by parents who lost children in the Parkland mass shooting.

IT ‘Team Sonic Racing’ Coming to Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 ‘Team Sonic Racing’ Coming to Nintendo Switch

The boxart and screenshots were leaked earlier by Walmart . After being teased during SXSW , Team Sonic Racing has officially been revealed by SEGA . The screenshots themselves look great, and give us a much better idea of what we can expect from the game. " Team Sonic Racing ", which pits up to 12 players in online and local races, is coming to the Nintendo Switch , according to a retail listing that popped up on Walmart overnight.

IT Fallout 76 announced by Bethesda Game Studios
Author: 0 Fallout 76 announced by Bethesda Game Studios

Unlike the intro to Fallout 3 , the teaser to Fallout 76 is set within a pristine, unburned, Deathclaw-free vault. After the launch of 'Fallout 4' in November of 2015 which followed the "Sole Survivor" throughout "The Commonwealth" of Boston, Massachusetts, fans of the series questioned when the next title would be released following multiple years of silence from Bethesda.

IT Atari co-founder Ted Dabney dies at 81
Author: 0 Atari co-founder Ted Dabney dies at 81

His death was announced yesterday in a brief Facebook post by games historian Leonard Herman , author of the video game history series Phoenix. Above: Ted Dabney was a cofounder of Atari. The game was a huge hit for players, allowing Atari to thrive for years to come on later releases including Pong and Asteroids , among others. The first of such games was Pong , which proved to be incredibly successful and the title which many attribute to having ignited initial consumer interest in ...

IT PS4 Days Of Play Sale Arrives For North America, Offering Game Deals
Author: 0 PS4 Days Of Play Sale Arrives For North America, Offering Game Deals

The special edition PS4 comes alongside a host of hardware deals for Days of Play . The limited edition console will sport a dark blue colour, along with its four iconic symbols emblazoned in gold on the front of it. Not only will the PS4 console be decked out in special colors, but the DUALSHOCK 4 controller is also painted in the blue color. The company representative informed that the C8 to 18 June in many stores customers will be offered a PlayStation 4 at the best price and in ...

Author: 0 All three 2018 iPhone models to feature OLED displays

Another recent report from Rosenblatt analyst Jun Zhang suggested that Apple could introduce remulticolored iPhones as a way to differentiate its LCD iPhone offering this year. There are several reasons why Apple's switch to all-OLED phones is unlikely. However, it notes that if Apple releases a fourth iPhone in 2019, that model will likely stick with an LCD screen.