Thursday December 13-th, 2018

OnePlus 5T 'Lava Red' edition launched in India OnePlus 5T 'Lava Red' edition launched in India

The Lava Red color scheme is achieved by a combination of accurate temperature, consistency and baking time with less than 0.01% variation. The smartphone will be available via an open sale starting 20th January via Amazon India . The OnePlus 5T La...

Nokia 6 (2018) Appeared on Geekbench: Might Run Android Oreo Nokia 6 (2018) Appeared on Geekbench: Might Run Android Oreo

In the GeekBench listing, the Nokia 6 (2018) got 863 points in single-core test and in multi-core test it received 4163 points. It appears the Nokia 6 (2018) will feature some meaningful upgrades, including a more capable chipset . Among those...

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Modder Adds Pink Darth Vader Star Wars Battlefront 2 Modder Adds Pink Darth Vader

Players will also notice when they jump back into the game that Steam usernames are now displayed correctly. This Star Wars Battlefront 2 update brings minor fixes. Darth Vader in white probably doesn't make sense, versus in black. This five-...

Samsung, Harman Showcase DRVLINE Autonomous Driving Platform Samsung, Harman Showcase DRVLINE Autonomous Driving Platform

DRVLINE now has several best-in-class components and technologies. With the DRVLINE platform , auto makers can also swap hardware in and out of vehicles; with this ability, cars are more future-proofed as technology develops towards Level 5 autom...

Hundreds of Android and iOS apps are eavesdropping on users Hundreds of Android and iOS apps are eavesdropping on users

Although the software does not record human conversations, it can detect sounds even when a phone is stowed away in someone's pocket and the apps are running in the background. NYT reports that the software is used in games, some of which are geared...

CES 2018 Highlights: Amazon, LG, Asus and Many More Announcements CES 2018 Highlights: Amazon, LG, Asus and Many More Announcements

We were a underwhelmed by Samsung's press conference at this year's CES. As expected, many of these are TVs , as CES is the TV trade show. Based on my impressions, The Wall and MicroLED very much challenge OLED for TV picture supremacy.

IV shortage in USA due to hurricane and flu cases IV shortage in USA due to hurricane and flu cases

At the same time, healthcare providers are feeling the strain of the IV bag shortage because of Hurricane Maria . Crews plan to work in Caguas, a remote region on the southeast portion of the island where the storm came inland, the company said.

Alexa vs. Google's Assistant: Showdown at CES 2018 Alexa vs. Google's Assistant: Showdown at CES 2018

For the moment, voice competitors to Amazon and Google remain largely in the wings. A new report from Bloomberg says that Google is planning to launch a revamped website for its store in February, which will better promote its hardware lineup a...

Nintendo Direct Round-Up; Everything New Coming to Nintendo Switch

It will be released in two waves. The free demo is now available today in the Nintendo eShop on the Switch . Definitive Edition, Payday 2 , and Kirby Star Allies leading the pack. Additionally, the update will come with new outfits and new fi...

Samsung is the latest OEM to unlock FM chips in new phones Samsung is the latest OEM to unlock FM chips in new phones

Apple can not, however, as its newer iPhones do not come equipped with such a chip . FM Radio isn't just for music, it's useful in an emergency situation, since it is more resilient and has a longer range than a cellular signal. Cupertino in partic...

Samsung to unveil Galaxy S9 at MWC, not CES Samsung to unveil Galaxy S9 at MWC, not CES

It will still shoot dual-pixel 12-megapixel photos - assisted by OIS - only this time round it would apparently be faster - Samsung is using the term Super Speed dual-pixel - and offer a variable aperture. Samsung will launch Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S...

Short Supplies Means Apple Can't Replace Old iPhone 6 Plus Batteries Short Supplies Means Apple Can't Replace Old iPhone 6 Plus Batteries

As mentioned on the e-commerce website, the cashback will be credited to the concerned account by April 15, 2018. Moreover, ICICI credit card holders are free to enjoy a cashback of Rs 8,000 on the purchase of iPhone X , iPhone 8 , and iPhone 8 ...

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Xbox Players Pass 3 Million PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Xbox Players Pass 3 Million

Microsoft have announced that PUBG has passed 3 million players on Xbox One . From December 12, 2017 list of platforms the game was added and Xbox One , which she, too, is out in early access. Microsoft also worked on the Xbox One conversion i...

OnePlus 6 to launch in June this year, confirms company OnePlus 6 to launch in June this year, confirms company

Making a deal with one or more US carriers will give OnePlus access to millions of potential new customers. Additionally, the flagship device, likely called the OnePlus 6 , will feature Qualcomm's recently unveiled Snapdragon 845 system on a ch...

New Honda Insight details emerge ahead of NAIAS debut New Honda Insight details emerge ahead of NAIAS debut

The all-new third-gen Insight that will debut in prototype form in a matter of days will ditch the Prius look entirely, instead offering the shape and packaging of a four-door sedan with a premium look and feel. The system has some big advantages o...

Intel chief sold shares after company told of bugs Intel chief sold shares after company told of bugs

Meltdown appears to only affect CPUs released by Intel , whereas Spectre also impacts processors from AMD and ARM-based chips in mobile & entertainment devices. GBH Insights Chief Strategy Analyst Daniel Ives says Krzanich's stock sale was ...

Skype teams up with Signal to offer encrypted chats Skype teams up with Signal to offer encrypted chats

But they aren't equally secure, which is why one leading IM service - the Microsoft-owned Skype - is teaming up with Signal to bring encryption to users around the globe. Many common Skype activities expose data that is not encrypted at various point...

NAIAS 2018: Kia Forte facelift gets Stinger-inspired design NAIAS 2018: Kia Forte facelift gets Stinger-inspired design

Kia has released the first official renderings of the all-new 2019 Forte sedan ahead of the compact model's debut at the Detroit Auto Show next week. The sedan is just one bodystyle in the Forte family, but we can expect that potential successors t...

Final Fantasy VII Remake On Track, Says Square Enix Final Fantasy VII Remake On Track, Says Square Enix

The game will also play in 60FPS, and will be compatible with 21:9 ultra-wide monitors. It's likely that this is what the new SKU would be about, but we don't exactly have confirmation yet from Square Enix, so, until we do, then it's just speculati...

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze hits Switch on May 4 Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze hits Switch on May 4

The Switch version includes the original game, plus a new beginner-friendly mode that lets you play as surfing simian Funky Kong . Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze will land on Switch on May 4. Plus, it means that Retro Studios is likely h...

Capcom explains Capcom explains "extra work" behind Monster Hunter World PC delay

In an interview with Trusted Reviews , Tsujimoto said that World's core gameplay loop and learning how to defeat the game's monsters is the key to enjoying it, and including ways to circumvent that challenge just to make more money would spoil the...

New rumor reveals the RAM and Storage capacity of Samsung Galaxy S9 New rumor reveals the RAM and Storage capacity of Samsung Galaxy S9

The official also said that the company was planning to launch its foldable phone sometime next year. It was being largely speculated that Samsung may show off the Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ at CES. The Galaxy S8 launch was delayed due to the Galaxy ...

Google acquired a United Kingdom startup that turns mobile screens into speakers Google acquired a United Kingdom startup that turns mobile screens into speakers

According to regulatory filings, the transfer of shares was confirmed in December. A spokesperson for Google declined to comment on a purchase price, or other the details of the acquisition. No word on how much it paid, but the $5 million Redux rai...

New macOS Security Flaw Allows App Store Preferences Unlocking With Any Password New macOS Security Flaw Allows App Store Preferences Unlocking With Any Password

The bug is nowhere near as risky as the root-access security flaw that was uncovered previous year, whereby attackers could gain root access to MacOS computers by typing "root" in the username field and leaving the password field blank.

Researchers show WhatsApp groups can be hacked Researchers show WhatsApp groups can be hacked

But not the older messages and the ones for which the stranger doesn't have the end-to-end encryption key. Once a new member who is uninvited has been added to the group, the confidentiality of the group will be broken as the member can access all ...

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