Thursday July 9-th, 2020

Snap launches Spectacles 3 with dual HD cameras with 3D support Snap launches Spectacles 3 with dual HD cameras with 3D support

Spectacles' dual HD cameras aim to capture depth and dimension with 3D in the same way as the human eye. Snap says that these 3D effects will be exclusive to Spectacles 3. Snapchat's Spectacles 3 device is created to capture photos and video specif...

Microsoft Issues Patches for BlueKeep-Like Vulnerabilities Microsoft Issues Patches for BlueKeep-Like Vulnerabilities

Other more radical suggestions include running a fix install on Windows 10 , but rather than take more drastic action, many folks are simply preferring to pause updates for now , and hope Microsoft gets this sorted in short order. Here's is a lis...

Apple's iPhone 11 Event Is Expected To Be Held On September 11 Apple's iPhone 11 Event Is Expected To Be Held On September 11

This of course aligns quite well with a previous rumor claiming that Apple's new iPhone 11 models will hit store shelves on September 20 after going up for preorder on Friday, September 13 . Apple's iPhone names have been a little weird lately. ...

Philadelphia police give update on officer shootings Philadelphia police give update on officer shootings

Philadelphia police said at 11 p.m. that all the officers who were shot had been released from the hospital. "He can end this peacefully now", Commissioner Ross said, adding that the gunman answered the phone inside the home but said nothing.

Cathay Pacific Airways CEO resigns amid Beijing pressure over Hong Kong protests Cathay Pacific Airways CEO resigns amid Beijing pressure over Hong Kong protests

In Australia's largest city of Sydney, a rally of hundreds who backed the Hong Kong protests faced a smattering of Beijing supporters, who sang the Chinese anthem and chanted "Hong Kong is part of China" before police moved them away, media sa...

Facebook Paid People to Listen to your Audio Messages Facebook Paid People to Listen to your Audio Messages

Facebook says it paid contractors to transcribe audio clips from users of its Messenger service. What's more, the outside contractors that Facebook hired to transcribe audio data claim that they weren't told where the audio clips were coming from, ...

British Airways Tests VR Entertainment for First-Class Passengers British Airways Tests VR Entertainment for First-Class Passengers

The AlloSky headset offers Full HD resolution for each eye, offers dioptric correction, tips the scales at 250 g (8.8 oz) and is ready for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity. "We are excited to trial these new glasses as they should create a unique a...

The Huawei Mate 30 Pro apparently spotted in the wild The Huawei Mate 30 Pro apparently spotted in the wild

The tech for that is still years out (even up to a decade) from being feasible, but it shows where the Huawei engineering team is thinking. Now, Huawei is staring down the barrel of a politically motivated technology export ban, and the Mate X is...

OPPO Teases Reno 2 Announcement; Launch To Happen On 28 August OPPO Teases Reno 2 Announcement; Launch To Happen On 28 August

Oppo Reno 2 Series: What We Know So Far? The Chinese brand will still have a big challenge on its hands if it hopes to deliver 20x hybrid zoom. The Reno2 series will also have a shark fin-style selfie camera, which means we are looking at a notc...

Apple's AirPods, Watch fail to escape Trump's China tariffs Apple's AirPods, Watch fail to escape Trump's China tariffs

The rises are a effect of the United States' ongoing trade war with China , which produces a large percentage of the world's consumer electronics. Apple Inc . Apple had sought a tariff exemption for iPhones and MacBooks, but Trump rebuffed it...

Backend Vulnerabilities Found in Top 5,000 Free Android Apps Backend Vulnerabilities Found in Top 5,000 Free Android Apps

Google has now introduced for developers the ability to add tags, up to five of them, to their apps via the Play Console . Considering the fact that Google Play Services is an important component in the Android operating system, then the new upda...

New Cray supercomputer will safeguard U.S. nuclear stores New Cray supercomputer will safeguard U.S. nuclear stores

El Capitan will be tasked with performing essential functions for the Stockpile Stewardship Program as it supports U.S. national security missions by ensuring that the country's nuclear weapons remain safe, secure and effective. The lab will use the ...

Huawei Mate 30 Lite Will Get HongMeng OS, Not Android Huawei Mate 30 Lite Will Get HongMeng OS, Not Android

There is now no information about when it will be launched in India. The folks over at Hi-tech.mail claim they have been informed by the president of software development Wang Chenglu that his company plans to introduce the Mate 30 and Mate 30 P...

Washington state trooper finds parked driver playing Pokemon Go on 8 phones Washington state trooper finds parked driver playing Pokemon Go on 8 phones

The driver was stopped on the shoulder of Highway 518 in Burien, south of Seattle , on Tuesday evening. Sgt. Kyle Smith found the driver playing the popular mobile video game " Pokemon Go " on EIGHT separate smartphones . Pokemon Go was a phenomen...

Oculus co-founder Nate Mitchell parting ways with Oculus/Facebook Oculus co-founder Nate Mitchell parting ways with Oculus/Facebook

Oculus co-founder Nate Mitchell has left Facebook , marking the last of the original Oculus founders to do so. Co-founder and chief engineer Jack McCauley , meanwhile, was the first out of the door after quitting the company in November 20...

Google is rolling out super-useful assignable reminders in Assistant Google is rolling out super-useful assignable reminders in Assistant

Have you ever wanted to set a reminder for someone else? You'll then get confirmation that it was sent, and John will get a notification about the reminder, along with another notification about the appointment closer to its time. Google has at least...

Tumblr Sold to Wordpress Owner Tumblr Sold to Wordpress Owner

Verizon Media CEO Guru Gowrappan described Automattic as a ideal partner. Tumblr which became known as a short-form blogging site is now powered by a massive community of independent creators and home to 475 million blogs. Verizon had meeti...

HMD Extends Android Security Patch Support to older Nokia Smartphones HMD Extends Android Security Patch Support to older Nokia Smartphones

This has become a marketing scheme by companies that ensures that people trust that they will get security updates for an extended period of time. Nokia usually pushes these updates pretty quickly and now they are doing something even grander.

Chrome OS 76 introduces new features for work and even for play Chrome OS 76 introduces new features for work and even for play

But more than just productivity features, Chromebook users can also be more productive in their entertainment activities. Chrome OS 76 introduces that admittedly niche capability, allowing users to create sets of apps and windows by tasks or what...

Blockchain unicorn company Bitfury launches artificial intelligence division Blockchain unicorn company Bitfury launches artificial intelligence division

Last year, the company raised $80 million in a private funding round which put the firm on par with giants like Coinbase and Bitmain. He added that the company collected so much information that only 2% of this data could be analyzed so far; 98% is...

AT&T, T-Mobile launch caller authentication technology AT&T, T-Mobile launch caller authentication technology

If a call is important enough, they'll leave a voicemail. Signature-based Handling of Asserted Information Using toKENs (SHAKEN) and the Secure Telephone Identity Revisited (STIR) standards rely on networks "signing" calls as legitimate. If that's no...

No Man’s Sky Patch 2.04 Improves Stability and Fixes Crashes

But some players are reporting fairly regular crashes on consoles and PC which makes exploring the universe a bit hard. The Space Anomaly: Feeling lonely? While VR is supported across PC and PlayStation VR, those trying to play the game on a Win...

Google To Pay Pixel Owners Up To $500 For Faulty Phones 08/13/2019 Google To Pay Pixel Owners Up To $500 For Faulty Phones 08/13/2019

The front-facing shooter has piqued the interest of many , but a new photo hints at the camera having 20x zoom capabilities. Based on the post and the comment, it is easy to assume that the device that the design director used is not the current...

Motorola One Zoom Renders Leak - Might Not Be An Android One Phone Motorola One Zoom Renders Leak - Might Not Be An Android One Phone

Besides these, the tipster notes that the device in question might not be an Android One phone. This information comes courtesy of tech leaker Roland Quandt , who has a fairly solid track record with phones scoops - it's not clear where he got t...

DJI - Say Hello to Osmo Mobile 3 DJI - Say Hello to Osmo Mobile 3

DJI is launching the Osmo Mobile 3 for just $119 (that's $10 cheaper than the previous version) or $139 for the " Osmo Mobile 3 combo" that includes the Osmo Grip Tripod and the Osmo Carrying Case. Quick Roll mode moves the docked phone from po...

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