Sunday January 23-rd, 2022

Samsung Pay’s Big News for 2020? Debit Cards… Samsung Pay’s Big News for 2020? Debit Cards…

A "cash management account" will be included with the Samsung Pay debit card, although details are now scarce. Samsung Pay was launched in 2015 and it allows select Galaxy devices to pay at virtually any terminal thanks to Magnetic Secure Transmiss...

OnePlus certifies a 65W fast charger OnePlus certifies a 65W fast charger

MySmartPrice (via AndroidCentral ) found that OnePlus had registered a new charger with German certification service TÜV Rheinland, capable of 65W output. Bigger batteries need more time to charge, we have less time to spend waiting on it, and phon...

Elon Musk explains his baby's name on Joe Rogan's podcast Elon Musk explains his baby's name on Joe Rogan's podcast

Watch above, via The Joe Rogan Experience . No weapons, no defenses, just speed. This is according to a supervisor at the Department of Public Health Vital Records Office in Los Angeles where the baby is believed to have been born. Now, Musk is expl...

Footage of Cancelled Prince Of Persia 'Redemption' Surfaces Online Footage of Cancelled Prince Of Persia 'Redemption' Surfaces Online

If that LinkedIn page was indeed referring to " Prince of Persia Redemption ", the game was apparently in the works for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC. In addition to Cooper's comments, the original ResetEra post pointed out that Ubisoft assistant techni...

Mortal Kombat 11 Story DLC Reveal Coming Tomorrow Mortal Kombat 11 Story DLC Reveal Coming Tomorrow

Yes, RoboCop is officially coming to Mortal Kombat 11 . He joins a host of other Mortal Kombat guest characters such as the Joker, The Terminator and Spawn in Mortal Kombat 11 . Along with the three new characters, there will also be three ...

Scared of Zoombombing? Zoom admins can now disable personal meeting IDs

Zoom is all set to bring more features related to the security and privacy of the meetings hosted on the platform. The update is scheduled to be released on May 9 and it gives users greater control over personal meeting IDs (PMIs). "We are excited ...

Facebook update crashes TikTok and other rivals

According to affected developers, Facebook's SDK for iOS would make a call to Facebook's servers whenever an app that uses its SDK was launched. Downdetector also logged thousands of user crash reports on Spotify. The SDK expects a reply from F...

5G standards: Could the US soon work with Huawei to set them? 5G standards: Could the US soon work with Huawei to set them?

For those unaware, Huawei is a pioneering figure in 5G networking and a known telecommunications equipment provider. USA officials have said that Huawei has links to the Chinese government and that its telecom equipment could be used to disrupt o...

May 2020 PS Plus Games Now Available For PS4 Download May 2020 PS Plus Games Now Available For PS4 Download

These PS Plus games will be free to download for PS Plus subscribers from May 5 until June 1. A Thief's End and DiRT Rally 2 .0 are no longer available for free with a subscription to PlayStation Plus . Cities: Skylines , which is offered free to...

Another 3.2 million Americans filed for unemployment last week Another 3.2 million Americans filed for unemployment last week

That's down 1,799 from the previous week of 5,545. Comparing each state's average weekly jobless claims totals over the past six weeks to the week before shutdowns started occurring, reveals Georgia, Florida, and Alabama to be the three states sh...

AirPods Pro Firmware Update 2D15 Live AirPods Pro Firmware Update 2D15 Live

But the top feature is active noise cancellation, which is something not many wireless earbuds offer at this price. Make sure that you have the latest software on your connected iPhone, iPad, iPod touch , or Mac . Apple says you should contact ...

A more powerful Apple TV 4K could arrive ‘any time’ A more powerful Apple TV 4K could arrive ‘any time’

It is possible that Apple could launch all these new hardware products at WWDC 2020 next month. A sixth-generation Apple TV with that CPU would be notably faster, with improvements in everything from speech recognition (voice commands) to launching a...

Apple adds another life-saving feature in iPhone, Apple Watch Apple adds another life-saving feature in iPhone, Apple Watch

With Medical ID, you can easily allow anyone to quickly access your critical information like blood type, medications, name, age, weight, height along with emergency contacts. Apple says it will provide emergency services personnel with key info like...

Hundreds evacuated as crews battle Florida wildfires Hundreds evacuated as crews battle Florida wildfires

The fire began Monday when a controlled burn conducted on private land got out of control, the FFS said in a Tuesday news release. Wildfires ravaged the Florida Panhandle, Wednesday, May 6, forcing almost 500 people to evacuate from their homes...

Apple Will Host WWDC 2020 Online on June 22 Apple Will Host WWDC 2020 Online on June 22

Earlier , Google had completely cancelled the Google I/O, their annual developer conference, while Microsoft has also moved its Build 2020 developer conference to become a virtual event-that starts May 19. More details about WWDC20 includin...

Microsoft Introduces New Surface Devices Microsoft Introduces New Surface Devices

The Surface Book 3 is available to order starting today, with the 13-inch and 15-inch base models starting at an Apple-esque $1,500 and $2,300, respectively. The 13.5-inch Surface Book 3 features a 10th Gen. Intel Core i5-1035G7 or Core i7-1065G7...

Forza Street now available on iOS and Android, not just Samsung phones Forza Street now available on iOS and Android, not just Samsung phones

The racing, meanwhile, involves timing your gas, brakes, and boost, rather than steering around tracks like in a traditional racer. Forza Street has been released on mobile after nine months of soft launch. "If players have the latest Galaxy S20...

Will the U.S. job figures shock the market? Will the U.S. job figures shock the market?

While thousands of South Dakotans continue to file unemployment claims, it is slowly edging toward pre-pandemic numbers. For the week ending May 2, the state received 109,167 initial claims for unemployment insurance, down nearly 22% from the prior...

Australia's Covid-19 Contact Tracing App Doesn't Work Properly on iPhones Australia's Covid-19 Contact Tracing App Doesn't Work Properly on iPhones

The government says some five million Australians have downloaded the app, about a third of the adult population it is urging to do so. I have downloaded and registered on the COVIDSafe app , and I call on every Australian to do the same. Mr Wong ha...

Virgin Media and O2 seal £31bn merger Virgin Media and O2 seal £31bn merger

It also commented that the "main loser" in the merger would be Vodafone: "With the deal creating a player that would vie for top position with BT in the United Kingdom comms and pay TV market on various metrics, as we noted earlier this week, the mai...

Apple 13-Inch MacBook Pro With Magic Keyboard: 3 Missing Features Apple 13-Inch MacBook Pro With Magic Keyboard: 3 Missing Features

That was the first MacBook to ship with the company's " Magic Keyboard ", a.k.a. a keyboard with scissor switches instead of butterflies. The laptop didn't get a total redesign or anything, but it did get a brand-new keyboard. Microsoft's Surface Bo...

Meet the Sonos Arc: the first Sonos soundbar with Dolby Atmos Meet the Sonos Arc: the first Sonos soundbar with Dolby Atmos

The new Sonos app will work with most products, but it leaves behind the original Play:5, Zone Players, Gen 1 Connect devices, the CR200, and the Bridge. This isn't the only Sonos product from this speaker maker with support for this Apple tech. It...

Samsung was second-biggest smartwatch brand in Q1 2020 Samsung was second-biggest smartwatch brand in Q1 2020

Speaking of the coronavirus pandemic, this is unsurprisingly expected to cause a sharp decline in smartwatch shipments this quarter, but the industry should bounce back to growth as soon as Q3 after jumping 20 percent in Q1, from a grand total of 1...

Xbox to Hold Xbox Series X First Look Event for Next Week Xbox to Hold Xbox Series X First Look Event for Next Week

What we know far less about is Xbox Series X games, but we have a list of confirmed and rumoured titles for the next-gen console . However, it appears that the upcoming Xbox Series X console is still on schedule for its promised Holiday 2020 deb...

Telefonica to merge United Kingdom unit O2 with Virgin Media

In a statement, they said they will create a "full converged platform" for customers and will invest £10 billion in the United Kingdom over the next five years. Once the deal is completed next year, they are likely to start seeing more offers compris...

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