Wednesday September 23-rd, 2020

‘Pikachu’ tries to dethrone the ‘Avengers,’ but just misses

Locally, this also makes Detective Pikachu the biggest ever opening weekend for a video game movie, earning $11 million more than the Angelina Jolie Tomb Raider movie ($47 million) from 2001. Audiences seem high on Ryan Reynolds' snarky tak...

Late But Not Too Late — Samsung Galaxy Fold Late But Not Too Late — Samsung Galaxy Fold

Within a mere day of use, some reviewers found that half of their device's screen would stop working and go black, while others reported that one part of the screen would flicker on and off. On the software front, it runs on Android 9 Pie out-of-th...

Leaks reveal the iPhone XR 2019's design with dual rear camera Leaks reveal the iPhone XR 2019's design with dual rear camera

OnLeaks and PriceBaba have collaborated on high-quality renders for the next iPhone XR. While the name of the affordable iPhone is unknown, it is called as the iPhone XR 2019. The iPhone XR features an Apple A12 Bionic chip like the iPhone XS ....

Sonos speakers will finally get that Google Assistant support Sonos speakers will finally get that Google Assistant support

In a letter to shareholders dated May 9, 2019, Sonos revealed it will roll out the feature in an update next week, starting with the US market before expanding to others in the next few months. The functionality will launch in the USA initially, ...

China Mobile denied permission to provide services in the US China Mobile denied permission to provide services in the US

China Mobile USA, a subsidiary of the state-owned company, filed its application in 2011 to provide global facilities-based and resale telecommunications between the US and "all worldwide points". Its worldwide scale, its backing by China's state-o...

Microsoft's new AI writing tool can spot your unconscious biases Microsoft's new AI writing tool can spot your unconscious biases

Essentially, Ideas goes beyond just correcting grammatical mistakes and spelling errors. For now, it'll launch exclusively for users of Word Online , the cloud-based version of Microsoft's word processing software. This cloud-based AI tool wil...

45 lakh iPhone XRs shipped to North America in Q1 2019 45 lakh iPhone XRs shipped to North America in Q1 2019

This compares to 44 million in the first quarter a year ago. The dismal performance has been attributed in part to Apple as well as ZTE, as the Chinese company was missing in action. OnePlus will add more features, Google will reach more carriers and...

Latest Android innovations showcased at Google I/O Latest Android innovations showcased at Google I/O

Pixel 3a will cost $399, and the larger Pixel 3a XL will cost $479. AR walking directions in Google Maps. Project Mainline (streamlined OS update process on Android Q ). Members of Congress have displayed concern for new federal law governing con...

Majority of adults play video games Majority of adults play video games

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) has just released the findings of their 2019 Essential Facts About the Computer and Video Game Industry survey, and it has provided some interesting information about the people who play video games in t...

RAGE 2 Details Its Post-Launch Content Roadmap Through 2019 RAGE 2 Details Its Post-Launch Content Roadmap Through 2019

From launch week, there'll be community challenges which will roll out every week in May and June through which you can secure prizes such as cosmetic skins-including the delightfully entitled Vomit Comet Pistol skin-while June and June will of...

Three new iPhone 11 models coming with reverse charging, big camera upgrades

We're still several months out from the unveiling of Apple's next smartphones, but Bloomberg is out today with a new report detailing the three iPhone models the Cupertino company apparently has in store for later this year. The two top-end models ...

Massive Motorola One Vision leak reveals everything Massive Motorola One Vision leak reveals everything

In March, we were able to see some press renders of the Motorola One Vision in brown and a couple of days ago, a new render appeared that showed the phone in blue . The camera, as we've already learned, will be powered by a 48MP sensor, and will b...

Google brings AR to Search Google brings AR to Search

After you finish eating Lens can help you with the bill too. Augmented reality is being integrated into Google's Search platform, which should make learning more dynamic. Lens is a visual search and vision tool that can identify plants, animals, ...

Android Q update is coming to these Huawei phones [continuously updated] Android Q update is coming to these Huawei phones [continuously updated]

What they found was a goldmine of information about Huawei Mate 30 Pro, resulted from the most recent leak. We hope to hear more details about the Android Q rollout over the coming weeks and months. Since we are not sure about Huawei's plans at the...

Huawei Is The Latest To Hop Onto Pop-Up Camera Bandwagon Huawei Is The Latest To Hop Onto Pop-Up Camera Bandwagon

Huawei has claimed that the 16-megapixel pop-up front camera is capable of withstanding extreme conditions such as 12kg of pressure, 1 lakh-plus pop-ups of the camera and extreme temperatures from -20 degree Celsius to 60 degree Celsius. The phone ...

Get Ready for Iceborne with a Monster Hunter Get Ready for Iceborne with a Monster Hunter

Following today's reveals , Capcom reached out with a press release including a nice batch of images of the new Monster Hunter World expansion, Iceborne . Will you be taking advantage of this opportunity to check out Monster Hunter: World on ...

Apple To Face Antitrust Probe In Europe, Courtesy Of Spotify Apple To Face Antitrust Probe In Europe, Courtesy Of Spotify

The complaint was first filed in March, following which European Union surveyed customers, rivals, and others before preparing for a formal investigation in the next few weeks, reports the Financial Times . Spotify recently passed 100m paying subscr...

Motorola One Vision Press Renders in New Blue Color Leaked Motorola One Vision Press Renders in New Blue Color Leaked

Additionally, Moto has ditched the fingerprint scanner embedded in the rear logo. The phone features a fingerprint reader on the back as well as a dual camera setup. As a reminder the handset will come with a 5.45 inch display that will have a HD+ re...

Tetris 99 combos up some paid offline DLC Tetris 99 combos up some paid offline DLC

There's a new "Big Block" DLC out for Tetris 99 , adding two new modes to the popular Nintendo Switch title and offering support for offline play for the first time. You set a speed, you drop blocks, and things speed up as you score points until e...

Alibaba-backed AI startup Megvii raises $750m at over $4b valuation

Investors include Bank of China Group Investment Ltd; a wholly owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), Macquarie Group and ICBC Asset Management (Global) Co Ltd. Last year, investments into the AI sector totaled Dollars 2.1 bil...

Facebook selects London for global WhatsApp mobile payments push Facebook selects London for global WhatsApp mobile payments push

Facebook has selected London as a base for driving a global expansion of WhatsApp mobile payments . The company plans to peg the value of the stableits every coin to multiple foreign currencies, beyond US Dollar. In total, more than 1.5 Billion p...

How to get an Echo Dot for just 99p at Amazon How to get an Echo Dot for just 99p at Amazon

The earlier version required users to push-to-talk for Alexa . By simply issuing the wakeword "Alexa", users can now issue commands to their PC like they would on an Amazon device. Google countered with updates to its expanding Android Auto syst...

Canon 85mm f/1.2L USM Lens Announced Canon 85mm f/1.2L USM Lens Announced

The 85mm sits at a popular focal length for portraits, mixing in a bright f/1.2 aperture to create soft backgrounds and a shallow depth of field. The RF 85MM F1 .2L USM is one of Canon's fastest aperture autofocus lenses for its full-frame mirrorl...

Google Android Auto Gets Its First Major Overhaul! Google Android Auto Gets Its First Major Overhaul!

Unlike some previous generations of Pixels, both devices were manufactured by Google ( using former HTC engineers ), so the internal layout and fix steps are very similar. This money can be used for buying apps or making in-app purchases. So what...

New PlayStation 4 revealed ahead of June Days of Play event New PlayStation 4 revealed ahead of June Days of Play event

We didn't get a release date or anything of the sort, but Square Enix did promise more next month, presumably at Square Enix's E3 press conference . It will be available as part of the Days of Play PlayStation event, which kicks off in June.

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