Thursday August 22-nd, 2019

Confirmed: Microsoft Will Move to Chromium-Based Edge Browser Confirmed: Microsoft Will Move to Chromium-Based Edge Browser

In what comes as a welcome sign of submission from Microsoft , the company on Thursday confirmed it will adopt the open source Chromium platform next year in the development of its Edge browser. Previously, new versions of Edge were only deploye...

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 One UI Android Pie Update Released for India Samsung Galaxy Note 9 One UI Android Pie Update Released for India

As promised Samsung had rolled out to the Galaxy Note 9 users first, however, it is now being rolled out in "beta" to the Note 9 users. This can be done by downloading the Samsung Members app from Google's Play Store. However, at their past Devel...

IPhone XR Clear Case released at Apple, at last IPhone XR Clear Case released at Apple, at last

Given there are a variety of other clear cases available for Apple's colourful iPhone from third-party accessory makers, the price tag for the XR's official see-through enclosure is a tough sell. Apple is said to be ready to offer subsidies to operat...

Samsung Galaxy A8S smartphone gets WiFi certification Samsung Galaxy A8S smartphone gets WiFi certification

Meanwhile, Huawei is also working on a similar display panel with a hole for the selfie camera, although we are unsure what the company is calling this display . There is no doubt that the giant will one day come up with the sensor under the scr...

O2 network down as thousands of customers lose access to 4G data O2 network down as thousands of customers lose access to 4G data

The company has confirmed that voice calls are still working, and have asked customer to alert them to any network issues they may be experiencing. In a tweet, the network said that the issue lay with one of its third-party suppliers, and recomme...

Ubisoft teases post-apocalyptic Far Cry, seemingly set after Far Cry 5 Ubisoft teases post-apocalyptic Far Cry, seemingly set after Far Cry 5

In order to hype this new FC game, the publisher has released a teaser trailer that you can find below. I won't even embed the video until the end of the post-I will simply say that some sort of Far Cry news is coming during the big show tomorrow...

Bethesda's Support Ticket System Just Gave Away Tons of Private Information Bethesda's Support Ticket System Just Gave Away Tons of Private Information

According to Bethesda's dev team, the update is meant to "address a service issue", but whilst the game is planned to be down for just two hours, it could very well take longer. This includes contact details, addresses, and credit card info. The ac...

Google is getting rid of its Allo messaging app for good

Allo , which launched back in 2016 , will soon be no longer. As the original article notes, there has been no activity from Google to update the platform or address a myriad of user problems, and the developer lead has left Google and moved on t...

Nokia 8.1 is a global Android One phone with Pie Nokia 8.1 is a global Android One phone with Pie

Being a global version of the Nokia X7 , the Nokia 8.1 comes with Android One certification, and at the same time, it ships with Android 9 Pie out of the box. When it does, you'll be able to choose between Blue/Silver, Steel/Copper and Iron/Stee...

British telco to strip China's Huawei from core networks, limit 5G access British telco to strip China's Huawei from core networks, limit 5G access

In a statement, the United Kingdom telecoms company confirmed it is in the process of removing Huawei equipment from the key parts of its 3G and 4G networks to meet an existing internal policy not to have the Chinese firm at the centre of its infrast...

Huawei teases Nova 4 smartphone launch for China on December 17th Huawei teases Nova 4 smartphone launch for China on December 17th

Would you mind that small hole for the selfie camera in the top left corner? This wonderful phone was launched in India at an event held earlier this week. Impact: Huawei is probably using the Huawei Nova 4 to test out its new design , to...

Apple AirPods Likely to be Revamped with New Features in 2019 Apple AirPods Likely to be Revamped with New Features in 2019

Also noted in the report is the suggestion of a completely redesigned pair of AirPods that will be released sometime in 2020. In short, AirPods appear to be yet another Apple product that was mocked early on before going on to becoming a legitima...

The New 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD Looks Way Different Than the 1500 The New 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD Looks Way Different Than the 1500

Standard will be an all-new gasoline V-8 with direct injection mated to a six-speed automatic transmission , while the optional powertrain will be the turbo-diesel Duramax V-8 engine mated to a new Allison 10-speed automatic transmission .

Here's How Trainer Battles Work in Pokémon GO Here's How Trainer Battles Work in Pokémon GO

Pokémon Go's official Twitter account has finally confirmed that player vs player battles are coming to the popular mobile game at some point in December. The Great League has a 1,500 Max CP limit per Pokemon , Ultra League has a 2,500 Max CP lim...

Skype will get a new useful function Skype will get a new useful function

As it is, the feature automatically scrolls through in your call. These additional viewing options will include the ability to scroll through them in their own side window. Starting this week, PowerPoint captioning and subtitling features, which were...

Fortnite gets new Minecraft style third mode Fortnite gets new Minecraft style third mode

Meanwhile, games that generate more than $50 million will see an increased saving, with the Valve tax reduced to 20%. This way creators can share in some of the revenue for the games they specifically recommended, something I'm sure Twitch and YouTub...

Google removes 2 popular Android apps that enabled click fraud Google removes 2 popular Android apps that enabled click fraud

Cheetah Mobile blamed a third-party SDK for the issue, but Kochava says Cheetah develops the offending SDK. The search giant removed CM File manager and Kika keyboard apps after an internal investigation. An app from Google called Sounds recently s...

Verizon will launch a 5G Samsung phone in 2019 Verizon will launch a 5G Samsung phone in 2019

Make no mistake, the internal platform name of "sm8150" had been accurate all along, but the company chose to continue their existing branding scheme for the next mobile platform's marketing name-not unlike older Qualcomm flagship mobile platforms ...

Microsoft's next browser might be based on Chromium Microsoft's next browser might be based on Chromium

Initially, Edge represented Microsoft's attempt to regain its position atop the browser market, as with the early days of Internet Explorer. Edge's current engine, EdgeHTML, is perfectly functional and a far sight better than Internet Explorer ever w...

Rockstar to re-balance Red Dead Online in-game economy Rockstar to re-balance Red Dead Online in-game economy

There is, however, also much that it doesn't tell you, much that would probably be very useful to all players in many respects. You can send feedback about Red Dead Online directly to Rockstar here. "Our current areas of focus include the in-game...

Tumblr bans NFSW content and users say the platform will suffer Tumblr bans NFSW content and users say the platform will suffer

But CEO Jeff D'Onofrio said in a blog post on Monday that that will be ending on December 17 with the enforcement of a new Community Guidelines policy. That's according to a company blog post today, which spells out in detail what's no longer all...

5G Galaxy S10 all but confirmed for Verizon 5G Galaxy S10 all but confirmed for Verizon

It was rumoured that Samsung might put in up to 12GB of RAM, however, @ onleaks reckons that the South Korean manufacturer will offer a more conservative 6GB and 8GB RAM options like the Galaxy Note9. Background: While some of the images from the n...

What's The Deal With Nvidia's Ridiculous $4000 Titan RT Graphics Card? What's The Deal With Nvidia's Ridiculous $4000 Titan RT Graphics Card?

The Titan RTX will cost $2,500, which is over twice the price of the RTX 2080 Ti . Teased over the weekend by, ugh, influencers and YouTubers , the card also sports a gold-coloured shroud, similar to that seen on the Titan V, makes use of two...

Instagram adds privacy feature: Sharing Stories to your close friends Instagram adds privacy feature: Sharing Stories to your close friends

The Close Friends List aims to allow you to share your stories with a limited group of people. The feature called " Close Friends " lets users post more "personal" stories only for their chosen followers to see. Green color will appear around t...

Dress like a cowboy with Red Dead Redemption 2's official clothing line Dress like a cowboy with Red Dead Redemption 2's official clothing line

Have you been playing Red Dead Online , or will you only just be jumping in today? Red Dead Online is available to all of those who have bought Red Dead Redemption 2 . All you have to do is kill every animal in Emerald Ranch and then sell their...

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