Monday August 19-th, 2019

Brand new Pixel 3 accessory uncovered in latest version of Google app Brand new Pixel 3 accessory uncovered in latest version of Google app

There was not much to glean from the initial leak, but it was hard to imagine the product being anything other than a charging stand for Pixel phones, possibly with wireless charging capabilities. Surprisingly enough, the SIM card tray is not immed...

Firefox Reality version 1.0 allows immersive virtual reality experience for web surfing Firefox Reality version 1.0 allows immersive virtual reality experience for web surfing

Specifically, Mozilla today announced Firefox Reality version 1.0. The new browser is geared to move seamlessly between the 2D web and the immersive web, using voice control to input text as it seeks to adapt VR standards for the web via its W...

Facebook's 'Portal' Video Chat Device to Be Announced Next Week Facebook's 'Portal' Video Chat Device to Be Announced Next Week

To know what is happening with other smart devices in a home, the Echo speaker needs to be connected to them. It expands on the Echo dot offering in capabilities and stature and comes in the same three new fabric colours. Amazon recently passed ...

Nokia will present new smartphone on 4 October Nokia will present new smartphone on 4 October

Now, the company has confirmed to launch the Nokia 5 .1 Plus in India on September 24th. The rear side features dual camera sensors comprising of 16M and 5MP sensors, while the front-facing camera offers a 16MP camera sensor.

Amazon Is Bringing 4 New Alexa Devices To Australia Amazon Is Bringing 4 New Alexa Devices To Australia

Dubbed the Echo Auto , the device will connects to the user's phone through Bluetooth, and to the vehicle through either Bluetooth or a 3.5mm auxiliary input. The Echo Input does not have a speaker but it adds a microphone that hooks up your exist...

Huawei couldn't resist trolling Apple fans following biggest iPhone tradition Huawei couldn't resist trolling Apple fans following biggest iPhone tradition

Elsewhere, as you'd expect, the XS and XS Max share a lot of engineering and design traits with the iPhone X. However, there are a couple important improvements, most notably in the antenna and camera departments. What do you think Huawei is tryi...

Google `Emergency Location Service` for Android now in US Google `Emergency Location Service` for Android now in US

More than 80% of calls to 911 in some regions now come from wireless phones, not landline phones, and the FCC requires carriers to locate callers to within 50 meters at least 80% of the time by 2021. Emergency calls depend on accurate location inform...

Renault-Nissan adopts Android in coup for Google Renault-Nissan adopts Android in coup for Google

There were also fears of handing over too much proprietary data to Google in any form of partnership. Future cars fitted with the upcoming infotainment system will have access to numerous apps such as Google Maps , which provides a more accurate...

RBS, Natwest and Ulster outages RBS, Natwest and Ulster outages

The pressure on retail banks to bolster their technology infrastructure has been heightened in recent years as they have proceeded with cutting down on high street branches, making customers increasingly reliant on digital services to manage their fi...

Google admits it lets hundreds of other companies access your Gmail inbox Google admits it lets hundreds of other companies access your Gmail inbox

The lawmakers' inquiry came after the Wall Street Journal reported in July that some add-on makers did not make clear to users that their employees could review Gmail messages and that their data could be shared with additional parties.

Samsung Galaxy A7 2018 unveiled with triple camera, Infinity Display Samsung Galaxy A7 2018 unveiled with triple camera, Infinity Display

Just over 12 months later, the company has joined Huawei by creating its first handset with a triple camera setup: the 2018 version of the Galaxy A7. "Samsung is committed to delivering meaningful innovation to all consumers across the Galaxy famil...

Microsoft introduces HoloLens to businesses via Dynamics 365 apps Microsoft introduces HoloLens to businesses via Dynamics 365 apps

But rather than requiring complex custom development, these new capabilities are designed for point-and-click setup and deployment by business users, or for easy customization and extension by developers. Microsoft has since extended this Common Dat...

Now, turn off your teen's phone with Google's 'Family Link' Now, turn off your teen's phone with Google's 'Family Link'

Early previous year, Google tried its hands on job recruitment services by introducing Google Hire. Family Link is compatible with Android devices running Android 4.4 and higher or an iPhone or iPad running iOS 9 and higher for parents.

IPhone XS Teardown Unearths Smaller Battery And Tricky Display Assembly IPhone XS Teardown Unearths Smaller Battery And Tricky Display Assembly

It's hard to compare that to an existing phone considering it's a new line of devices, but the previous large screen device from the company was the iPhone 8 Plus , which had a much smaller 2,691mAh battery. Now, it's Huawei 's turn to jump on th...

Apple CEO defends pricing of new iPhones Apple CEO defends pricing of new iPhones

The iPhone XS , left, and XS Max are displayed side to side during an event to announce new products at Apple headquarters, September 12, 2018, in Cupertino, Calif. Images captured by The Straits Times showcase rows upon rows of people willing...

Jack Ma: Trump, China tariff, trade war ruins Alibaba US jobs plan Jack Ma: Trump, China tariff, trade war ruins Alibaba US jobs plan

Alibaba founder Jack Ma , who once boasted his e-commerce firm would spur the creation of one million jobs in America, has rowed back on those plans. Earlier this month, Ma had announced that he will hand over the company Chairman's post to Daniel Z...

Apple iOS 12 with new tools now available Apple iOS 12 with new tools now available

According to the latest data compiled by analytics firm Mixpanel , iOS 12 is installed on 12.27 percent of Apple devices. iOS 11's share, as a result, has fallen from 89.96 percent on Monday to 79.86 percent on Thursday. This would not be possible...

Google accidentally enables battery saving settings on charged Android Pie devices Google accidentally enables battery saving settings on charged Android Pie devices

Even with the problem apparently solved, many Android users were still concerned about the incident, with a lot of people asking the big question; if Google is able to access battery power remotely, what else do they have access to? The company h...

Ubisoft announce Assassin's Creed Challenge in Sydney on October 5th and 6th Ubisoft announce Assassin's Creed Challenge in Sydney on October 5th and 6th

Developed by Ubisoft, Assassin's Creed: The Temple of Anubis will be a free-roaming virtual reality experience available exclusively on Triotech's VR platform. The Assassin's Creed Challenge would be available for the public to try on October 5 a...

New Mercedes-AMG A35 revealed! The baby AMG is here… New Mercedes-AMG A35 revealed! The baby AMG is here…

The new C-Class has about 6,500 parts changed over its pre-facelift version, with nearly 50% changes from the initial C-Class range, the company said. Under the skin, there's a MacPherson front suspension setup, with a four-link system at the rear fo...

Nokia 7.1 Plus details leaked, includes Snapdragon 710 and dual cameras

The smartphone launching in India next week is essentially the Nokia 5.1 Plus. An upgrade to the current models is in the offing, which rumours are suggesting to be the Nokia 7.1 Plus or the X7 as it will be called in China. According to some YouTube...

Devil May Cry 5 is selling its live action cutscenes as DLC Devil May Cry 5 is selling its live action cutscenes as DLC

Anyway, what do you think of this new trailer? While I reckon they might have gone a bit far with the colour grading and I'm not sold on V's glam-goth design yet, that's the end of my nitpicks. The Devil May Cry 5 Deluxe Edition also includ...

New Huawei earbuds offer unique power combination New Huawei earbuds offer unique power combination

The headphones support Hi-Res Audio Protocol for bitrates up to 560 Kbps and manage three hours of battery life, though the case should provide up to 20 hours of charge alone. It's unclear if you can charge other things with the phone, but that would...

Nintendo Switch games just got a huge advantage for multi-console owners Nintendo Switch games just got a huge advantage for multi-console owners

The online library launched with 20 NES games and Nintendo promises that more will be added on a regular basis. The caveat of course is that you can only play on one console at a time. after he publishes this article. There's been a lot of dr...

Reviews rate new iPhones a slight notch above the X Reviews rate new iPhones a slight notch above the X

And the charging cable hasn't even been switched to Type-C to Lightning, barring you from juicing up your phone through your MacBook. That doesn't mean you shouldn't buy one. It can be downloaded for free with in-app purchases. Reportedly, the iPh...

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