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by | August 19, 2018 | 13:49

Tencent spinoff China Literature, mobile phone maker Xiaomi and China Tower - an infrastructure company launched by China's three large mobile networks - all "saw their share prices drop below where the stocks had priced in recent highly-anticipated public listings, in the latest sign of weakening investor demand for some China-focused companies", according to the Financial Times (porous paywall).

by | August 17, 2018 | 12:57

In our review we said the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 was "everything Samsung fans could wish for and so much more". Last week, the Korean tech giant showcased the Note9, its latest flagship model equipped with a 4,000-ampere hour (mAh) battery and Bluetooth-powered stylus.

by | August 11, 2018 | 18:40

Perhaps as a precautionary measure, Google has started to mentioned directly on the Play Store that Fortnite is unavailable for download - in order to prevent users from downloading fake apps. Here's what you need to have in place to get in on that even if you are using an Essential Phone or OnePlus 6, the two other devices capable of running Android 9 Pie at this time.

by | August 10, 2018 | 04:29

It has an Adreno 630 GPU and runs Android 9 . However, what is arguably the largest Pixel 3 XL info dump to date has just been leaked, via a Telegram channel named "Канал Лучкова", as spotted by Ars Technica. The display has a 1440 x 2690 resolution, with a pixel density of 494. In terms of design, it gets a taller display but there's a rather thick chin at the bottom which houses one if its front-facing stereo speakers.

by | August 05, 2018 | 20:41

The chipset also comes equipped with a 4GB of RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage. On the front, it has an 8MP selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture and an 84-degree field-of-view. For photography, Moto Z3 offers a dual-camera setup at the rear which is a pair of 12-megapixel sensors. In the camera aspect, the Moto Z3 packs dual cameras at the rear which are basically a 12MP + 12MP combo.

by | August 04, 2018 | 17:58

Next week Samsung will officially take the wraps off the new Galaxy Note9 smartphone with delivery to customers starting on August 24th. However, several users have posted the same video on the platform. The launch event for the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is set for next week with a big announcement taking place in NY on August 9. However, ahead of the official launch, much has already been leaked online about the next-generation Galaxy Note model.

by | August 04, 2018 | 17:46

According to confidential internal documents obtained by The Intercept , Google's Chinese search engine-code-named Dragonfly-has been in development since last spring. However, the Chinese human rights community said Google acquiescing to China's censorship would be a "dark day for internet freedom" . Separately, a Chinese official with knowledge of the plans said that Google has been in contact with authorities at the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) about a modified search program.

by | August 03, 2018 | 15:56

Samsung has introduced the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4, a new 2-in-1 Android tablet designed for people who want to do more on the go, from home to the office and everywhere in between. It is equipped with a selfie camera of 16-megapixel with f/1.9 aperture. It supports expandable storage up to 256GB via microSD slot. The Tab S4 also supports an iris scanner which when paired with the front camera provides facial recognition through Intelligent Scan feature.

by | July 30, 2018 | 18:13

These changes come with Fortnite's 5.10 update today and last until August 7. Epic Games would later release Fortnite Battle Royale for free, saying that players who purchased a founder's pack would earn some free skins for their dedication.

by | July 29, 2018 | 16:42

Charter also must ensure that cable and internet customers' service is not interrupted during the transition. Charter, which operates under the name Spectrum , is New York's largest cable provider. The commission rejected Charter's "good cause" claims as part of the orders issued Friday. The election reference is likely to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has set an ambitious goal of giving every New Yorker access to high-speed internet service by December 31, 2018, eight weeks after voters go to ...

by | July 23, 2018 | 08:47

As for the prize money, Fortnite may be giving away $1 million, but the most any one player will actually win is $60,000 for coming in first place. Assuming Epic uses that entire timeframe and doesn't exceed it, the game should be playable again starting around 6AM ET / 3AM PT.

by | July 10, 2018 | 08:07

PM Narendra Modi with South Korean President Moon Jae-in take a ride on the Delhi Metro on Monday. "Samsung's small and mid-sized suppliers can leverage the opportunity and create more jobs for Indians...2,000 new jobs will be generated in this plant", Mr Moon said, adding the Korean government will provide all necessary support in this journey.

by | July 07, 2018 | 03:02

Revenue likely came in at 58 trillion won ($51 billion), a decrease of almost 5 percent from a year earlier. The Galaxy S9 and Note 9 may be boring, but Samsung has a spectacular year ahead, assuming it does launch its most innovative Android phone ever right alongside the Galaxy S10 and Note 10 in 2019.

by | July 07, 2018 | 02:45

Apple has also sold cases in the past to give you more color options. It remains to be seen if the red color Kuo is predicting will be a Product (RED) variant , like the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are now offered in. Now it's feared that a lot of people's iPhone chargers will soon be out of date and unable to juice up the latest Apple smartphones. This iPhone is expected to be unveiled along with 6.5-inch OLED iPhone X Plus priced in the same ballpark as the current iPhone X, along with an ...

by | July 04, 2018 | 00:50

The biggest takeaway, however, is that access is not restricted to computers accessing the data but that human employees may and do read emails as well. Well, to improve their services. Both Return Path and Edison Software said they've now stopped the practice. Computers normally do the scanning, analyzing about 100 million emails a day.

by | July 04, 2018 | 00:33

How many people received private photos, without alerting the owner, is unknown. Samsung is now investigating reports from users who say their devices have recently begun doing this. Unfortunately, these updates may have interacted badly with Samsung's Messages app , according to the report. The mostly likely cause for the problem is a recent update to Samsung Messages , the default texting app for Samsung phones.

by | July 01, 2018 | 04:29

Today, Epic posted a thread to Reddit that said it was still working to resolve the issues and that it would have another update at 12:00 PM Eastern. Meanwhile Epic says it is still unable to resolve issues preventing the launch of the Playground LTM . Earlier this week , Fortnite briefly received an exciting new game mode: Playground.

by | June 28, 2018 | 09:17

The Bentayga was only slightly modified from what you can buy at the showroom, with racing front seats, a rollcage and fire suppression systems added along with a production Akrapovic exhaust system. "I had a great run - the vehicle was planted all the way up and gave me the confidence I needed to push hard". Inside you will find Beluga leather with Key Lime accents, Alcantara steering wheel, gear lever, and door inserts, and Eliade cloth headlining.

by | June 28, 2018 | 05:15

According to a new report from Bloomberg , the new AirPods will be noise canceling and water resistant enough to combat rain and perspiration. Sources said the new AirPods will come with features not found on the original model. We don't know much about these, but Bloomberg's sources say that they'll be Apple-branded. As for the over-ear headphones, Apple is hoping to create a high-end product that can compete with offerings from companies such asBose and Sennheiser .

by | June 22, 2018 | 18:27

The Supreme Court agreed to overturn those decisions in a 5-4 ruling. Since Amazon has a local presence in most states, in fact, it has been collecting sales taxes for customers located in the 45 states that actually collect them since April 2017 .

by | June 21, 2018 | 20:13

Android Messages website is supported on Chrome , Mozilla Firefox , Safari , or Microsoft Edge browsers . The first signs of Messages for web were spotted back in February , when mentions of the service cropped up in the Android app.

by | June 21, 2018 | 19:53

The top court in the U.S. has ruled that states can force online companies to collect sales tax from their customers. Customers were generally supposed to pay the tax to the state themselves if they were not charged by the merchant, but the vast majority of consumers did not.

by | June 17, 2018 | 16:34

After some initial hiccups, I found the game runs well, though it's a bit of a combination of the mobile and console versions. We have always known that Epic's Fortnite is massively popular, but now the developer has quantified the game's success .

by | June 13, 2018 | 03:30

Pope went on to say that he has never seen anything as "potentially damaging" to children as Fortnite addiction. There was no mention of Fortnite's Save the World PvE mode, so I'm assuming only the battle royale mode will be made available on Switch .

by | June 13, 2018 | 02:56

However, mining for cryptocurrency is only acceptable if "performed off-device", such as in the case of cloud-based mining. "Apps should not rapidly drain battery, generate excessive heat, or put unnecessary strain on device resources", the company stated in the paragraph banning cryptocurrency mining processes from running in the background.

by | June 13, 2018 | 02:15

Assassin's Creed Odyssey will be released on 5th October this year. Taking to ancient Greece, set before the events of Origins , this game predates the brotherhood and divulges the secrets of the First Civilization and how the progression began to what we ultimately know now as the Creed.

by | June 13, 2018 | 02:06

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé showed off the Poké Ball Pluss controller for the upcoming Pokémon: Let's Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee titles. Eight-player battles are also making a comeback, and there are... look, there are "tens of thousands" of updates to moves, expressions, Assist Trophies, and more.

by | June 11, 2018 | 07:00

Aside from some free game mode changes available today, Prey will be coming out with two new pieces of DLC. RECLAMATION DAY. Are you ready to take back America? It's obviously a far ways out, as Bethesda Game Studios Director Todd Howard says it's on track to release after Starfield, another intriguing game that was revealed tonight .

by | June 10, 2018 | 07:40

EA's Play conference at E3 2018 is well underway, with the company already showing off Battlefield V , Federation Internationale de Football Association 19, Unravel Two , Sea of Solitude , and Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order . Alternatively, there'll be the option to pay for a full year's access, priced at $99.99. 2017's Madden 18 also skipped Nintendo Switch, but another EA Sports game-FIFA 18-came to the hybrid console that year.

by | June 10, 2018 | 06:17

The Cube lets you control almost all aspects of your television-watching experience using nothing but your voice . The Fire TV Cube has dual-band Wi-Fi built in but also comes with an Ethernet adapter for a wired internet connection. Simply ask it to play music, read the news, control your connected house or even tell a joke, and Alexa does as you ask. There are variety of common features between the Fire TV Cube and the Apple TV 4K , including 4K HDR video, digital assistant support, ...