Wednesday July 8-th, 2020

Some DSLR cameras can be infected with ransomware Some DSLR cameras can be infected with ransomware

The researchers posted a video demonstrating how they were able to insert ransomware onto a Canon E0S 80D over Wi-Fi. But as researchers at Check Point Software noticed , a flaw in the Picture Transfer Protocol (PTP) some DSLR cameras use to wir...

OnePlus Will Make More Than Just Flagship Phones With Upcoming Smart TV OnePlus Will Make More Than Just Flagship Phones With Upcoming Smart TV

And, a year after the announcement, the Chinese smartphone maker is not too far from launching its first commercial smart TV. OnePlus , a company best-known for its smartphones (such as the five-star OnePlus 7 Pro ) is finally entering the smart ...

This is our first look at the upcoming LG G8X ThinQ

LG first introduced the dual screen accessory with the V50 ThinQ smartphone earlier this year. Previous leaks reveal that the LG G8X will be sporting a 6.2-inch Quad HD+ display with minimum bezels on either side of the screen. The phone will i...

Fortnite World Cup champion Bugha swatted on stream

The risky hoax has gained unfortunate popularity within the gaming community , most notably on streaming platforms where victims like Bugha are targeted. His teammates were rather shocked to see the champ suddenly disappear and go AFK right at the e...

DSLR cameras are vulnerable to ransomware attacks too DSLR cameras are vulnerable to ransomware attacks too

The method of infection relies on the camera being connected to a wireless network, which is becoming increasingly common as it forms a very convenient way of transferring images to a computer or printer. The researcher adds that cameras could prove ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 vs. Galaxy S10: Spec Comparison Samsung Galaxy Note 10 vs. Galaxy S10: Spec Comparison

This is the improved version of A10 that was launched earlier this year. The Galaxy A10s flaunts a 6.2-inch HD+ (1520×720 pixels) Infinity-V display. The fingerprint sensor is located on the back panel. There is a larger battery and more RAM within...

Realme 5, Realme 5 Pro to launch on August 20th Realme 5, Realme 5 Pro to launch on August 20th

Realme 5 will be launch in India on August 20, and the smartphone will come with four cameras at the back or what is referred to as a "Quad Camera". Last week, Realme held a press conference to show off prototype devices of the quad-camera handset ...

Security Researchers Defeated Face ID Using Glasses and Tape Security Researchers Defeated Face ID Using Glasses and Tape

In contrast, Apple's previous biometric security method, Touch ID , was hacked within 24 hours of first going on sale, and it relies on having just a single high-resolution photograph of a fingerprint left behind on a surface. Researchers have fou...

Samsung’s 108 million pixel ISOCELL Bright HMX sensor for smartphones is official Samsung’s 108 million pixel ISOCELL Bright HMX sensor for smartphones is official

Commenting on the company's partnership with Xiaomi on the development of the new image sensor, Xiaomi's co-founder and president, Lin Bin, said: "For ISOCELL Bright HMX, Xiaomi and Samsung have worked closely together from the early conceptual stage...

Apple's Next iPad, iPad Pro Could Feature Multiple Rear Cameras Apple's Next iPad, iPad Pro Could Feature Multiple Rear Cameras

This launch timeline is in line with Apple recently registering two new iPad models with the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC). But it seems like OEMs no longer want to keep the multiple camera setups restricted to smartphones. The smaller iPad co...

Ninja 'disgusted' after Twitch accidentally promotes porn stream on his dormant channel Ninja 'disgusted' after Twitch accidentally promotes porn stream on his dormant channel

Rumors have it that Ninja might have been contacted by Microsoft not only to push Mixer but also looking forward the release of Project Scarlett and Halo Infinite in holiday 2020, as he is the most popular streamer around and has his roots in...

Call of Duty studio Infinity Ward says upcoming Modern Warfare isn't political Call of Duty studio Infinity Ward says upcoming Modern Warfare isn't political

The Blackout mode which is attached to Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 was made free-to-play for PlayStation Plus users earlier this year, which could've been their way of testing the waters. Motion blur is in place but is very light and does a good jo...

Google Maps Adds AR & Travel Features & Will Guarantee Flight Prices Google Maps Adds AR & Travel Features & Will Guarantee Flight Prices

It is also offering a price guarantee for some flights originating in the USA, which means you will be refunded the difference between the flight price when you book and the lowest actual ticket price before the flight departs. This is for the test...

Kiss Singer Gene Simmons Reacts To New Pokemon That Looks Like Him Kiss Singer Gene Simmons Reacts To New Pokemon That Looks Like Him

The Galar region is home to many an Anglophile inspiration, from quaint huts to booming architecture, Scottish fashion and a team of ruffians who are clearly based on the type of football hooligans who demand to know just 'ow 'ard you are, guv'nor.

Bungie Dates Destiny 2 Cross Save, Steam Move On PC Bungie Dates Destiny 2 Cross Save, Steam Move On PC

Cross Save enables you to access the Guardians and Collections on one Active Account from wherever you play. Streamed via the official Destiny 2 YouTube account , the trailer gives a quick and concise summary of how the transfer to Steam will wo...

Apple is offering Mophie-brand AirPower alternatives Apple is offering Mophie-brand AirPower alternatives

The two devices-already available on Apple's website and in select stores in the US-are Mophie's Wireless Charging Dual Pad and 3-in-1 Charging Pad. In addition to the wireless charging pads, mophie has added to its line of auto chargers created to...

Huawei launches own operating system to replace Google's Android Huawei launches own operating system to replace Google's Android

Whether HarmonyOS will be a great platform for connected devices, only the time will tell but the road ahead is not easy especially when Google is also developing a similar operating system. Flagship-level Wi-Fi Chipset: HONOR Vision is equippe...

A Trailer Features the August Nes Titles A Trailer Features the August Nes Titles

This month's new titles are Kung-Fu Heroes and Vice: Project Doom , and if you've heard of either of those games before this very moment, then you are officially a bigger NES fan than I can claim to be. For the occasion, two new trailers have been r...

Gears 5 has Gone Gold Ahead of September Release Gears 5 has Gone Gold Ahead of September Release

Gears 5 has gone gold , and the team at The Coalition has outlined some of the things that are planned to be shown about the game at this year's Gamescom. The Campaign story trailer world premiere will follow immediately afterwards, at 8 p.m. CEST ...

Call of Duty Modern Warfare Developer Says the Game Isn’t Political Call of Duty Modern Warfare Developer Says the Game Isn’t Political

So if you're asking is Trump in the video game? Developers have insisted over the years that their games aren't political, despite them obviously being political in most cases. If the government is interested in your work, maybe it's political? N...

Fortnite Brute changes coming in next update, Epic says Fortnite Brute changes coming in next update, Epic says

The active Fortnite player base regards the mechs as vastly over-powered and with good reason. "Oh my God!" roared the Fortnite pro player. Fortnite Season 10 kicked off last week and introduced the B.R.U.T.E. That means players in countrie...

Apple Offers Up To $1m For iPhone Bug Bounty Apple Offers Up To $1m For iPhone Bug Bounty

Apple is launching a new program that will allow security experts to apply for special iPhones created to be used for research purposes. Apple is introducing an upgraded bug bounty program . These smartphones will come with advanced debugging...

WhatsApp said to be working on Boomerang-like video feature WhatsApp said to be working on Boomerang-like video feature

WhatsApp is testing a boomerang feature similar to Instagram's boomerang . Boomerang feature on Instagram now allows users to endlessly loop a video backwards and forwards, nearly like a GIF. This simply means that regular iOS users who are on...

Fire TV now supports announcements via Alexa

You can even say, "Alexa, speak at your default rate". In most cases, you have to get used to it since you don't have control over its speed or lack thereof. To use the feature on Fire TV , you'll need to press and hold down the microphone button ...

Microsoft admits listening to Skype conversations for better voice-enabled services Microsoft admits listening to Skype conversations for better voice-enabled services

Furthermore, according to Motherboard , it doesn't appear that Microsoft has been entirely transparent about this audio recording review practice. Google , Apple and Amazon devices highlighted that despite growth in market for smart speakers ...

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