Monday July 13-th, 2020

DOJ officially approves T-Mobile's deal for Sprint with asset divestitures DOJ officially approves T-Mobile's deal for Sprint with asset divestitures

The wireless industry has always been skeptical of Dish's ambitions to actually build a wireless service, instead speculating that the company wanted to make money by selling its holdings to other companies. Sprint had a role to play in reshaping the...

Ottawa spending $600 million for access to Telesat's low-Earth orbit constellation Ottawa spending $600 million for access to Telesat's low-Earth orbit constellation

In one component of the agreement, Ottawa will contribute $85-million to Telesat through the Strategic Innovation Fund as a non-repayable grant. Further, the government has planned for 100 percent connectivity to the whole country by 2030. The Conser...

Corsair buys boutique vendor Origin PC Corsair buys boutique vendor Origin PC

CORSAIR sponsors esports teams such as Team Envy, Invictus Gaming, and BIG, as well as the Dota 2 CORSAIR DreamLeague. For now, Origin PC will integrate Corsair's iCUE software ecosystem into its PCs, offering customers lightning synchronization ...

Firefox Reality Arrives for the Oculus Quest

Most of the time, WebVR content will come in the form of native VR or 3D videos that can play in the browser without having to open an external application but, just as we've seen from HTML5's wonderful rollout over the years, is created to offer mor...

SoftBank to commit $40 billion to second Vision Fund SoftBank to commit $40 billion to second Vision Fund

Bernstein & Co. Other contributors will include Standard Chartered plc, an unnamed Taiwanese investor and the fund's management, according to the statement. SoftBank said it was still talking to more potential investors and that it expected the fun...

Google Giving 100,000 Home Minis to People With Paralysis

When Redd was a senior at James Madison High School in Brooklyn, N.Y., where he also played football, he was shot in the back one summer evening in a random act of violence that left him unable to walk. Being able to adjust a thermostat , turn ligh...

Microsoft leak suggests disgusting Windows Start menu could be coming Microsoft leak suggests disgusting Windows Start menu could be coming

There also appears to be a support for Dark Mode in the new redesign. On Wednesday, Microsoft revealed new looks for the Windows 10 and Xbox start screens: one deliberately, and one inadvertently. You can take a peek at the changes in Windows ...

Samsung to delay Galaxy Fold launch in smaller markets Samsung to delay Galaxy Fold launch in smaller markets

In an interview in March, Huawei Consumer Business CEO Richard Yu said that his default device was the Huawei Mate X . He added that the device had served him quite well, especially when doing work-related tasks. Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's fir...

Three 5G will be available at no extra cost and unrestricted Three 5G will be available at no extra cost and unrestricted

Sky has already begun offering the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G smartphone from £36 per month and they say more handsets will follow later in the year from leading manufacturers, including the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G . Although it plans to roll-out to a tota...

Apple Is Actually Killing iPhone 6 Apple Is Actually Killing iPhone 6

The number is roughly the same as the company's production for the previous year's iterations of the iPhone , suggesting that the demand for the Apple device is becoming steady. However, tech fans may have also noticed over the years of iOS releas...

Apple could ditch the butterfly keyboard this year Apple could ditch the butterfly keyboard this year

Henry T. Casey , Henry is a senior writer at Laptop Mag , covering security, Apple and operating systems. One of the most infamous problems with these keyboard switches is that dust would often get under the switches, causing them to malfunction.

SpaceX Aborts First Attempted Flight Test of 'Starhopper' Prototype After Engines Fire SpaceX Aborts First Attempted Flight Test of 'Starhopper' Prototype After Engines Fire

Starhopper is an early test prototype for Starship , a much larger vehicle created to land on the moon and Mars. During the test, the rocket was supposed to fire its engines just long enough to lift it approximately 65 feet (20 metres) in the air....

WhatsApp plans to roll out payments service in India later this year WhatsApp plans to roll out payments service in India later this year

Better late than never WhatsApp , in partnership with ICICI Bank, and has been testing its payments platform in India since February past year. Facebook-owned WhatsApp is all set to launch its peer-to-peer, UPI-based Pay service for over 300 mill...

Moto E6 With P2i Coating Officially Launched: Features, Specs, Price, And More Moto E6 With P2i Coating Officially Launched: Features, Specs, Price, And More

Motorola's Moto E6 can be purchased starting today at Verizon . To make matters worse, the latest in the Moto E series comes with an unusually high price tag. So yeah, the Moto E6 is shaping up to be a passable - if not exactly exciting - c...

RED admits to Hydrogen One troubles and commits to improved Hydrogen Two RED admits to Hydrogen One troubles and commits to improved Hydrogen Two

The Red founder also said the ODM failed to property integrate the software with the Snapdragon processor, leading to the entire system performing below par significantly. Getting our Original Design Manufacturer in China to finish the committed fe...

HMD releases new Nokia-branded feature phones HMD releases new Nokia-branded feature phones

As the name of the phone suggests, this time with the Nokia 220 , the brand has put an emphasis on the 4G network connectivity and calling. The handset is powered with Feature OS and has 16MB of RAM along with 24MB of storage. Even so it's got a r...

PUBG Discounted On All Platforms With Season 4 PUBG Discounted On All Platforms With Season 4

According to the startup, Refereum is providing the tokens as this campaign begins. During that time, PUBG players will able to earn rewards on PUBG by logging directly into the game and accomplishing achievements, such as winning matches.

Vehicle infotainment systems dangerously distracting, especially for seniors Vehicle infotainment systems dangerously distracting, especially for seniors

And researchers found that the problem is worse for seniors, who looked away from the road for up to eight and a half seconds longer than younger drivers. Safety advocates are encouraging auto companies to change infotainment systems to make them les...

Vivo NEX 3 will have an insane screen-to-body ratio Vivo NEX 3 will have an insane screen-to-body ratio

Later on, vivo introduced the NEX Dual Display , a smartphone that was unique in its own right. Leakster Ice Universe claims that "The Vivo NEX 3 is probably the highest screen-to-body ratio phone in 2019". We have seen Huawei trying to push t...

Solstice of Heroes adds first set of Armor 2.0 to Destiny 2 Solstice of Heroes adds first set of Armor 2.0 to Destiny 2

Most seasonal events come with event-specific Eververse engrams for players to earn as they level up, which give them random drops of event-specific cosmetic items. I reckon this will be well worth doing seeing as how Solstice 2019 armor will wor...

Biggest Changes in Federation Internationale de Football Association 20’s Pro Clubs Biggest Changes in Federation Internationale de Football Association 20’s Pro Clubs

Generally speaking, Federation Internationale de Football Association fans have always had a bit of a love-hate relationship with Pro Clubs. In addition to difficulty options for your AI opponents, you can set what kind of playstyle you want to play ...

Two-thirds of USA online gamers experience 'severe harassment,' new study says Two-thirds of USA online gamers experience 'severe harassment,' new study says

The internet has its own negative side that significantly affects the mental health of its users. Today, a new study from the Anti-Defamation League is putting some truth to that assumption after finding that a staggering 74% of adults have experienc...

Asus ROG Phone II Goes Official: Price Starts At Rs. 35,000 Asus ROG Phone II Goes Official: Price Starts At Rs. 35,000

Asus ROG Phone 2 has been launched in China this week and while the technology company revealed the device's specifications a day prior to its launch, it has now also announced its official pricing . This is a gaming-focused SoC that provides up ...

Tetris Effect out now on Epic Games Store, PC players rejoice Tetris Effect out now on Epic Games Store, PC players rejoice

The issue is further odd because the developers evidently have not opted for OpenVR , which is the open SteamVR alternative, developed by Valve anyway, but which does not necessarily require the launch of the official client to run the games.

ByteDance, TikTok’s parent company has apparently bought an AI music startup, Jukedeck

Video-Sharing App TikTok Launches New Safety Feature . Many videos on the service use popular songs whose rights are controlled by large record companies. With TikTok's music licensing reportedly expiring, this would make a great acquisition for th...

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