Monday September 21-st, 2020

Apple And Google Suspends Reviewing Of Digital Assistant Recordings

But recent reports that they're listening more often than people realize, and recording snippets of conversations that are sometimes reviewed by humans, have people once again anxious about their privacy . The Alexa app will also include a disclaime...

Google Assistant Upgraded- Will Now Read Messages From Whatsapp, Slack Google Assistant Upgraded- Will Now Read Messages From Whatsapp, Slack

As part of its latest update, Google Assistant will now be able to read your messages from third-party apps like WhatsApp , Telegram , Slack , and more. You will also be able to send a reply through the assistant to these apps. All these apps wi...

Samsung's First Galaxy Smartphones With AMD Radeon Graphics Could Arrive In 2021 Samsung's First Galaxy Smartphones With AMD Radeon Graphics Could Arrive In 2021

For Samsung, this could help boost the performance of Exynos chips in the graphics area, an area that it hasn't exactly been scoring high. Samsung Galaxy phones have always been powered by Exynos processors. "Our partnership with AMD will allow us ...

Apex Legends Introducing Apex Legends Introducing "Solos" Limited-Time Mode

Up until this point, Apex Legends was based entirely around Squads of three. Solos mode will run for two weeks as part of something called "The Iron Crown Collection Event". Previous limited-time offerings have largely boiled down to the same cor...

Fossil Gen 5 smartwatch launched with swim-proof speakers Fossil Gen 5 smartwatch launched with swim-proof speakers

In total, Fossil will launch more than 100 new smartwatch styles across 10 brands this 2019 fall/holiday season. If you're someone who recently bought the Fossil Sport , which only came out less than a year ago, you might be regretting it like t...

LG teases dual screen phone ahead of IFA 2019 LG teases dual screen phone ahead of IFA 2019

In the video, the company said that it would have a big announcement to make at a press event on Friday, Sept. 6. Despite being announced in February, the LG V50 ThinQ only actually hit stores in May, yet LG seems to already be teasing the V60 Th...

Riot Games has a new fighting game in the works Riot Games has a new fighting game in the works

Riot Games , makers of the popular MOBA game League of Legends , confirmed that the company is working on a fighting game. In 2016, Riot Games obtained Radiant Entertainment, who were working on Rising Thunder . If Riot can get the fast-paced a...

Instagram is changing its name

For the same reason, you will soon be able to send an Insta DM to a WhatsApp chat, said Mark Zuckerberg earlier this year . Until now, both apps had been operating on a standalone basis - sans the Facebook tag. So, it looks like the popular social...

E3 data breach leaks info for thousands of registered journalists E3 data breach leaks info for thousands of registered journalists

The link has since been taken offline following the discovery of what the ESA described as "a website vulnerability". Even after this page was removed, the E3 servers would download a spreadsheet by clicking on a link in the cached Google version o...

METAL WOLF CHAOS XD Out Now for Consoles and PC METAL WOLF CHAOS XD Out Now for Consoles and PC

The description goes on to detail how Metal Wolf Chaos originally hit the Japanese games market back in 2004, and quickly became a sought-after rarity. And now Devolver Digital , From Software , and General Arcade are teaming up with Powerhouse A...

Google Pixel 3 users reporting camera stabilisation issues Google Pixel 3 users reporting camera stabilisation issues

Affected users who reached out to Google support for a solution were told to reset their Pixel 3 and run it in safe mode to check if the focus lock and stabilisation issue was caused by interference from third-party apps, but that doesn't appea...

Fossil promises to bring new battery saver modes to older Gen smartwatches

When asked on Twitter about those new modes coming to older Fossil smartwatches, the official Fossil account said that they'll make them "available to previous generations through a software update later in this year!" However, once received, the...

Valve Apologizes To Capcom, Street Fighter V Fans For Reveal Trailer Leak Valve Apologizes To Capcom, Street Fighter V Fans For Reveal Trailer Leak

These three characters bring the total roster available in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition to 38. Yes, you read it right, E. Honda is coming to Street Fighter V. "Honda's trademark Sumo Headbutt becomes much more devastating when his potent V-Tr...

Nvidia GPU driver patched to fix five severe vulnerabilities - Software Nvidia GPU driver patched to fix five severe vulnerabilities - Software

Other issues include two vulnerabilities in DirectX drivers and another two vulnerabilities found in the kernel mode layer, which could be exploited to avoid security protections and run denial of service attacks or rogue code. The flaws affect drive...

Apple Could Bring Back One of the Top iPhone Features It Removed Apple Could Bring Back One of the Top iPhone Features It Removed

Power consumption, size of the sensing area, thickness of the module and the production yield rate of the lamination process are some of the main obstacles that Apple needs to overcome. Later on, in July, Barclay's analysts stated that Apple's 2020 i...

Soon, Google Assistant can read WhatsApp texts

For this, you would have to give Google app notification access. As reported by Android Police , Google Assistant seems to roll out an option to read messages from non-google apps like WhatsApp , Slack , Discord, GroupMe, and so on.

Huawei Mate 30 Pro will have better camera than the Note 10 Huawei Mate 30 Pro will have better camera than the Note 10

However, at least one respected online source claims that, while the Note 10's camera will be a significant step-up from the Note 9's, it might not be as good as at least one forthcoming rival. However, pixel density can also be a factor, as can th...

HTC and Xiaomi smartphones risk being removed from sale in the UK HTC and Xiaomi smartphones risk being removed from sale in the UK

Way back in 2012, a court found HTC had infringed upon a patent help by R&D company Ipcom which covered a wireless technology developed for auto phones. Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC isn't dead, although it may as well be in the UK. HTC's o...

Amazon is letting you stop humans reviewing your Alexa commands Amazon is letting you stop humans reviewing your Alexa commands

A Google spokesperson mentioned it had itself moved to pause "language critiques" whereas it investigated current media leaks . The news follows on from Apple and Google announcing that it would suspend human reviews of voice commands because of...

Apple suspends program that let humans listen in to Siri conversations Apple suspends program that let humans listen in to Siri conversations

Apple says it's working on a feature to let Siri users opt out of the human review, and says it has suspended the program in the meantime . Most of the recordings were apparently triggered by accident, either by a "wake word" that resembles "hey Sir...

Samsung Galaxy Note10+ prototype spotted out in the wild Samsung Galaxy Note10+ prototype spotted out in the wild

Both the devices will feature super-thin bezels and Sound on Display technology. On the front, these devices will have a 10 MP dual pixel f/2.2 lens. The success of the Galaxy Note 10, meanwhile, is especially crucial for Samsung Electronics as t...

Ninja Leaving Twitch Could Shake up the Streaming Industry for Good Ninja Leaving Twitch Could Shake up the Streaming Industry for Good

Since Twitch and Mixer belong to different companies, that's expected. The live stream was ended prematurely and Dr. Disrespect earned himself a ban on Twitch. Given that Ninja's page still has well over 14,000,000 followers at the time of writing, i...

New Pokemon Sword and Shield details coming this week

The full image can also be found on Pokemon UK's official Instagram page . It looks like the next information dump we're going to receive about Pokemon Sword and Shield is going to pertain to the game's more significant stadium battles. And the P...

Samsung Announces Galaxy Watch Active2 With New Digital Rotating Bezel

Coming in two sizes, 44mm and 40mm, Samsung's latest smartwatch does pretty much everything the company's more expensive Galaxy Watch does, but with more of a focus on wellness and in a slightly slimmer form factor. Both are 360x360 in reso...

OnePlus 7T Pro real images allegedly leak online OnePlus 7T Pro real images allegedly leak online

The website's report reveals a OnePlus 7T Pro running on the beta version of Android Q. While we still do not have a concrete "Yes" or "No" answer to that, there has been a recent development on that front. The images made it to popular leaks aggre...

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