Thursday March 21-st, 2019

Google employees sign protest letter over China search engine NYT Google employees sign protest letter over China search engine NYT

In 2016, the company began developing a new search engine - code-named Dragonfly - to be more compliant with Chinese government restrictions. Rumors of the Chinese-based search engine have circulated over the past few weeks after The Intercept...

PUBG Mobile Now Has Over 100 Million Downloads on Android, iOS PUBG Mobile Now Has Over 100 Million Downloads on Android, iOS

The game's developer PUBG Corp. and publisher Tencent announced the news Thursday , mentioning that their battle royale game became the most downloaded title in 100 countries during its first week after release. PUBG Mobile , like Fortnite , is...

Google Reportedly Doesn't Let You Turn Off Location Tracking After All Google Reportedly Doesn't Let You Turn Off Location Tracking After All

If allowed, it records your location minute-by-minute, thereby displaying a history for you in a timeline that tracks your daily movements. As per its research, AP notes that the following tracking tools still work even when Location History is...

Battlefield 5 trailer briefly teases the battle royale mode Battlefield 5 trailer briefly teases the battle royale mode

In the case of " Battlefield V ", it's not clear how large the mode is or how it will work. The Company allows players to create and deeply customize their soldiers, weapons and vehicles that will evolve as they progress, covering everything from the...

Android Messages Gets Dark Mode, Revamped Interface, and Smart Reply Feature Android Messages Gets Dark Mode, Revamped Interface, and Smart Reply Feature

Recently, Google rolled out an update to Phone , Contacts , and Duo adding Material Theme. Android Messages is rolling out a new version that features a helpful dark mode. The amusing thing is that nothing is really new or "2" worthy because ...

Google Admits to Location History Collection Google Admits to Location History Collection

The help page for the Location History setting now states: "This setting does not affect other location services on your device". The AP investigation found that even with Location History turned off, Google stores user location when, for ins...

Three million PlayStation VR headsets have been sold so far

The tweet also included a picture of the PSVR headset being gawked at by those cute, little robots from the Sony first-party game, Astrobot. Most manufacturers don't release sales numbers for their VR headsets - competitors like HTC's Vive and Fac...

New MacBook Air reportedly slated for Q3 launch New MacBook Air reportedly slated for Q3 launch

AirPower pricing will likely fall between US$160 and $195. New MacBook Airs could launch as soon as the end of Q3 2018, according to a new report out of Taiwan that signals the wait for an affordable new MacBook is almost over. DigiTimes also...

Ford Mustang Cobra Jet to cost $130,000 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet to cost $130,000

Limited to only 68 units in honor of its inaugural year, the 2018 Mustang Cobra Jet is said to deliver 8-second quarter-mile e.t.'s at over 150 miles per hour. Order slots are open now but you should probably hurry before they are gone. The new Mus...

‘Diablo III’ Is Officially Coming to Nintendo Switch ‘Diablo III’ Is Officially Coming to Nintendo Switch

Following the recent rumours surrounding a Diablo III release on Switch, Blizzard Entertainment has now confirmed that Diablo III Eternal Collection is making its way to the console this autumn. There are now no plans to let seasoned Diablo ...

Diablo 3 Leaked For Switch, Will Offer Nintendo Exclusive Cosmetics Diablo 3 Leaked For Switch, Will Offer Nintendo Exclusive Cosmetics

As you might expect you'll be getting all of the Diablo III content released to date, which includes the incredible Reaper of Souls expansion, additional classes and the latest Rise of the Necromancer pack. The Switch version launches later thi...

Nvidia: 'Substantial Decline' in GPU Sales from Crypto Miners Nvidia: 'Substantial Decline' in GPU Sales from Crypto Miners

That was a financial windfall for Nvidia and AMD, the leading makers of consumer graphics cards. Excluding contributions from cryptocurrency products, the firm reported that it expects to post $3.25 billion (£2.5bn) in revenue in the fiscal third...

16-year-old Apple fanboi admits to hacking firm's corporate network 16-year-old Apple fanboi admits to hacking firm's corporate network

Apple's tall claims of keeping your data secured were challenged by an Australian teenager when he repeatedly hacked Apple servers and downloaded 90 GB of 'secure files'. The teen's lawyer says his client's motivation was an infatuation with Apple:...

Nokia 2.1 Android Go Phone Now Available in Malaysia For RM 415 Nokia 2.1 Android Go Phone Now Available in Malaysia For RM 415

However, it's noteworthy that the company has not yet revealed which smartphone it plans to launch at the August 21 event but the phone in question is likely to be the Nokia 6 .1 Plus, whose global rollout has already started. If you are an Airtel s...

The OnePlus 6T will launch on T-Mobile for $550 this fall

According to a new report from CNET , that will be changing this year as the OnePlus 6T is expected to be sold both unlocked through OnePlus's website and by T-Mobile in the United States. And as for the device itself, the rumor mill has been pret...

Google’s own Smart Display will reportedly fuel the Alexa war this year Google’s own Smart Display will reportedly fuel the Alexa war this year

The tech company's current line up includes the Google Home Mini, Google Home and Google Home Max - as well as having Google Assistant built into a number of third-party speakers such as the JBL Link 20 , LG WK7 ThinQ , Sony LF-S50G and ( soo...

Google Launches Android Go Pie Edition Google Launches Android Go Pie Edition

Watch our video to know what's new in Android 9.0 Pie and top features on it. With Navigation Gestures , you don't have to go out and buy a new phone if you want to change the way you use your phone. When quick charging the original 2016 Pixel X...

Confidential Mode comes to Gmail Android app

It's a handy tool if you're sending information you're afraid of leaking out, or personal details that recipients should only need access to for a limited amount of time. Once this feature is live for you, you will find it by clicking on the 3-dot se...

Verizon partners with Apple and Google for superfast 5G TV service Verizon partners with Apple and Google for superfast 5G TV service

Verizon has announced that it will include an Apple TV 4K and YouTube TV with its upcoming 5G broadband offering in Sacramento , Los Angeles , Houston and Indianapolis. The company also nixed plans to launch a live streaming TV service that...

Tencent's shares slide after 'Monster Hunter Tencent's shares slide after 'Monster Hunter

The PC version of Monster Hunter: World is no longer available for purchase in China , just days after the highly anticipated game was released through Tencent's Steam-like WeGame platform. Players who fail to apply for a refund or choose no...

Man charged with deliberately lighting NSW bushfire Man charged with deliberately lighting NSW bushfire

Efforts were focussed instead on fires burning on the state's north coast. A man is behind bars accused of starting a fire that burnt through 12 hectares of New South Wales bushland - one of almost 100 blazes still burning between the Victoria an...

IPhone X-like Motorola P30 gets official in China, and it's cheap IPhone X-like Motorola P30 gets official in China, and it's cheap

The front comes with a notch that's slightly narrower than the iPhone X , and a base that houses the Motorola's logo, probably to avoid a scathing lawsuit from the guys at Apple. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 CPU clocked at ...

LG Sprinting for first United States 5G phones LG Sprinting for first United States 5G phones

Additional devices designed for Sprint's 5G network will also be shared closer to launch. According to the mobile network company, the 5G rollout will bring faster and more reliable internet speeds to its customers. Some of the carriers have alread...

New Fortnite Soaring 50s Mode Takes to the Skies New Fortnite Soaring 50s Mode Takes to the Skies

There is also a brand new Sniper Shootout mode where plays will do battles purely with rifles with the main emphasis of the mode on those Fortnite gamers have the best aim with this type of weapon. It should be noted that Fortnite Save the World...

Nvidia targets visual effects market with Turing GPU architecture Nvidia targets visual effects market with Turing GPU architecture

The new cards boast ray tracing cores for improved real-time ray tracing , along with GDDR6 VRAM. Additionally, the video seems to contain Global Positioning System coordinates that lead directly to the location of Nvidia's GeForce Gaming Celebr...

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