Thursday July 9-th, 2020

Dell And Microsoft Announce Azure VMware Solutions Hybrid Cloud Partnership Dell And Microsoft Announce Azure VMware Solutions Hybrid Cloud Partnership

According to a post on the Official Microsoft Blog from Scott Gutherie, executive vp of cloud and enterprise the two companies are coming together to provide customers with VMware technologies in the new Microsoft 365 ecosystem experience that will ...

Oculus Rift S gets May 21 release date in Microsoft Store Oculus Rift S gets May 21 release date in Microsoft Store

You can get away with lower specs and Oculus has a testing tool available if you are in any doubt whether your PC makes the grade. A pair of revised Touch controllers come with each headset, which reposition the motion sensor rings to be above th...

Toyota 86 Hakone Edition Pays Tribute to a Turnpike Toyota 86 Hakone Edition Pays Tribute to a Turnpike

The standard engine goes unchanged: a 2.0-liter boxer four-cylinder, with Toyota's D-4S Dual Injection System. That's good for 205 horsepower and 156 lb-ft of torque in automatic form, while a six-speed manual version gets 200 hp and 151 lb-ft.

Google and Siri top

There is another assistant; Microsoft Cortana with 19% popularity in third place. So, prospective users may question. In the battle of AI assistants, you might think that Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant has the lion's share of the market conside...

Seagulls 'Graeme and Steve' steal spotlight in London traffic camera footage Seagulls 'Graeme and Steve' steal spotlight in London traffic camera footage

Bringing a new meaning to the camera's bird's eye view of the United Kingdom capital's roads, they first made an appearance near Blackwall Tunnel in Poplar, East London, on April 29. "Guess who's back?!" The TfL tweeted. The TfL first tweeted a pho...

Parental Control Apps Removed Over Security Concerns, Apple Insists Parental Control Apps Removed Over Security Concerns, Apple Insists

As the App Store is the only way to maintain officially supported access to Apple customers-and with Apple controlling a huge slice of US market share-rejection by its reviewers can be the death knell for a company. Apple has reportedly targeted...

Aston Martin going hyper-limited with Vantage special editions Aston Martin going hyper-limited with Vantage special editions

Vantage will continue to feature a manual gearbox as an option from Q1 2020, following the sale of all 200 Vantage AMR models. It has a top speed of 195 miles per hour and has a claimed zero-to-60 time of 3.9 seconds. While it might be more enga...

Budget-friendly Nokia 4.2 coming to U.S. for $189, runs Android One Budget-friendly Nokia 4.2 coming to U.S. for $189, runs Android One

You can pre-order the 4.2 from Amazon or Best Buy (listing not yet live) with the expectation that it'll ship on May 14th. The model is expected to b available on Best Buy as well but the pre-order page is not yet active. It also had a few budget ...

Valve Index VR headset ships June 28 for $499-$999 Valve Index VR headset ships June 28 for $499-$999

In the past, this would often cause visuals to become distorted, so should make for a great upgrade. They'll also be able to determine trajectory and velocity when you throw something in-game, which is a nice touch. The controllers even come with a f...

Honor 20 Pro render leaks ahead of launch, confirms quad-camera setup Honor 20 Pro render leaks ahead of launch, confirms quad-camera setup

Honor 20 Moschino variant leaked photo from last week. The talking point is clearly that tri-lens optics, with an ultra-wide angle shooter and depth sensor partnering the 24MP main lens. We wouldn't expect the camera to be as powerful as the one on ...

Facebook is Launching a Major Redesign Facebook is Launching a Major Redesign

Dubbed "Project LightSpeed", the new app is said to come in at 30MB - 70MB less than the current app - and launch in under two seconds. Facebook is introducing the ability to share stories and locations similar to Messenger, and they'll keep the sa...

How to link your Borderlands 3 SHiFT and Twitch accounts How to link your Borderlands 3 SHiFT and Twitch accounts

Here's when you'll get your first look at Borderlands 3 gameplay footage. In addition, there will be separate, more detailed tabs for both inventory and skill trees, both of which are likely to be topics of discussion in the streamer's chat.

New Instagram will take worry out of being liked New Instagram will take worry out of being liked

Instagram's revamped camera will provide users with a more convenient means of creating a photo or video from scratch. Also coming is a new Create Mode for photo-free, video-free content to be shared - be it through text, stickers, other plug-ins, o...

Energizer's 18000 mAh Battery Phone Fundraising Campaign Was An Epic Fail

The P18K Pop, as the name suggests, had an 18,000mAh battery (for reference, a typical smartphone has 3,000mAh) and consequently was about the thickness of three iPhones. For comparison, the iPhone X's 2,716mAh battery is rated for 21 hours of phon...

Apple Q2 2019 Results - $58 Billion Revenue Apple Q2 2019 Results - $58 Billion Revenue

The tech company reported revenues of $31.05bn in iPhone revenues for the quarter, the majority of the $58.bn in revenues Apple brought in over the three months. Apple also said it would spend an extra $75bn on share buybacks. It also was the hig...

Samsung posts worst profits in two years as chip market tumbles Samsung posts worst profits in two years as chip market tumbles

Samsung's core semiconductor business booked a 64 percent fall in operating profit to 4.1 trillion won, while the display business logged 560 billion won in losses. 5G is also an area for growth, with Samsung hoping that compatible handsets will driv...

Mercedes-AMG will switch exclusively to all-wheel drive Mercedes-AMG will switch exclusively to all-wheel drive

While it's a popular choice in countries like Canada, where drivers like its stability in bad weather, Moers said that customers in Munich "always ask for four-wheel drive". And if you think you'll miss traditional RWD, then also be prepared for yet ...

The Moto E6 could a downgrade from the Moto E5 The Moto E6 could a downgrade from the Moto E5

This year, Motorola should unveil the 6th-gen models of the series. The source also says that the Moto E6 will be launched in the USA on carriers, but isn't sure which ones exactly. The Moto E6 will be powered by the Snapdragon 430 processor, whi...

Google Pixel 3a Could Not Wait Until The 7th Of May Google Pixel 3a Could Not Wait Until The 7th Of May

As 9to5Google noted , Google "does not break out hardware results in earnings", but combines them into an "Other revenues" section that includes the Play Store and Cloud-this number did climb upwards to $8 billion from $6 billion the prior year.

Microsoft Tests Android Alerts On Windows 10 PCs Microsoft Tests Android Alerts On Windows 10 PCs

So if you have an older PC or simply don't want to give up additional space equivalent to 4,000 12MP photos (source), should you just skip Windows 10 1903? It's a neat feature, letting you effectively have your Android apps on your computer.

Mercedes-AMG Is Killing Rear-Wheel-Drive Models, Will Only Build AWD

In an interview with Autocar , Mercedes-AMG chairman and CEO Tobias Moers said purely RWD cars will be going the way of the dinosaur because AWD is just what people want these days. "When I ask customers about the GT, they ask me about all-wheel dri...

AMD releases Ryzen 7 2700X and Radeon VII Gold Editions AMD releases Ryzen 7 2700X and Radeon VII Gold Editions

To celebrate the company's rich history of innovation in gaming and high-performance computing, AMD is providing customers with a unique opportunity to obtain commemorative versions of its top-tier gaming products, free games, and other one-of-a-kind...

Red Magic 3 might be the best gaming smartphone yet Red Magic 3 might be the best gaming smartphone yet

The performance of the device is so intense that it features liquid cooling via a copper heat pipe and a built-in cooling fan . The fan's speed can be adjusted up to a maximum of 14,000 rpm. Things get a little more interesting on the visual and aud...

‘Minecraft’ Creator Excluded From Anniversary Due to ‘Comments and Opinions’ ‘Minecraft’ Creator Excluded From Anniversary Due to ‘Comments and Opinions’

Notch , who created Minecraft back in 2009, sold the franchise for $2.4 billion back in 2014. However, Minecraft's creator Marcus Notch Persson has recently made some seemingly controversial white supremacist and transphobic comments via Twi...

Apple Powerbeats Pro Available for Preorder This Friday, Available a Week Later Apple Powerbeats Pro Available for Preorder This Friday, Available a Week Later

Despite Beats being acquired by Apple for the princely sum of $3 billion in 2014 , there's speculation that Beats' new Powerbeats Pro could prove a worthy rival for Apple's own AirPods (2019 ). Beats adds physical volume and track controls, too,...

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