Electronics

by | July 15, 2018 | 20:22

According to a Techcrunch report in May this year, Slack had gone past 8 million monthly active users. The "freemium" model encourages groups to upgrade to a paid tier that increases storage space, saves all messages and adds other features.

by | July 15, 2018 | 19:28

In May, another strain of Spectre was discovered targeting CPUs to access restricted parts of shared memory and steal data stored therein. The users might also have heard about the code commits related to the design of Chromium Gerrit which was released back in February and showed that Google was all set to introduce the " Material Design 2 " to its Chrome web browser.

by | July 15, 2018 | 17:57

Joining the all-new 715bhp DBS Superleggera flagship will be a one-off Cygnet commissioned though Aston's Q customisation service, which the firm has dubbed "the ultimate city car". That's 60 miles per hour faster than the standard Cygnet's top speed. It features subframes and a suspension derived from the previous-gen Vantage as well.

by | July 15, 2018 | 17:57

Apple announced a bunch of updated MacBook Pros with some additional GPU horsepower if needed, with the announcement of a team up with Blackmagic on a new external GPU. Besides the fact that the keys have less travel than the keyboards that preceded them and can be annoyingly loud when typing, they are prone to malfunctions or failing completely when dust or crumbs make their way into the butterfly key mechanism.

by | July 15, 2018 | 17:34

The pre-orders for the Oppo Find X will start from July 25 and the actual shipment will begin on August 3. According to Oppo , they have used 3D Structured Light Technology which has never been used on any Android smartphone .The 3D Structured Light Technology scans 15,000 facial points and is 20 times safer than fingerprint recognition for unlocking the phone, as claimed by Oppo .

by | July 14, 2018 | 11:18

And this collaboration between Trai and Berec came at the right time for net neutrality - four days after open internet rules expired in the United States, legally allowing American ISPs to slow down, block or even offer paid prioritisation to some websites.

by | July 13, 2018 | 06:40

Speaking of changes, one big upgrade for the Galaxy Note 9 will involve its S-Pen. All this and more will be confirmed about the Galaxy Note 9 on August 9 when Samsung will officially unveil the handset at a special event in New York City.

by | July 13, 2018 | 00:02

There are details and caveats to the research, but the economists found that owning an iPhone gave them a 69% chance to correctly infer that the owner was "high-income", which they defined as being in the top quartile of income for households of that type - like single adult or couple with dependents, for example.

by | July 12, 2018 | 23:55

For more on the Battle Royale game, check out IGN's Fortnite wiki . The studio has definitely promoted the title in a creative way, as many in-game assets have now been disappearing due to dimensional rifts showing up, with the portals having supposedly transported them to our world.

by | July 12, 2018 | 23:41

Over time, though, Apple steadily improved the overall user experience on the Apple Watch . The update is slightly more than an expected specifications improvement for Apple's popular "Pro" laptops. Apple is rumoured to be launching 3 new iPhones this year , but those new iPhones may not be all that Apple is planning to release. It's been rumored for several months that Apple will release three new iPhone models at its annual September event, but if the most recent claims ...

by | July 12, 2018 | 04:46

After Gareth Southgate's side booked a semi-final tie against Croatia, which will take place in Moscow on Wednesday, calls have grown for Wimbledon to adjust the start time for the men's final. 'It is not unheard of for there to be a ripple of applause or a shout when something special happens in a football tournament, ' he said. When asked if he was anxious about Sunday's World Cup final in Russian Federation clashing with the Wimbledon men's singles final, Roger Federer couldn't help ...

by | July 11, 2018 | 23:28

Accompanying the poster was a message from the Chinese maker explaining that there is no longer going to be a Note 9 and that it is excited to launch the Note 10 shortly in Beijing, China. Let's take a look at everything we think we know so far about Samsung's next-gen flagships. A senior official of the company said the new-generation device will also see manufacturing in India as it gets introduced globally.

by | July 11, 2018 | 12:41

Meanwhile, as per the sources , the broader Hang Seng Index rose 1.32 percent to close at 28,688.50. The shares were trading at HK$16.82 at the lunch break, giving the company a market value of HK$376 billion. Some institutional investors saw bids for the Chinese smartphone maker's shares as low as HK$15.20 (S$2.63) on Thursday with no offers in grey-market trading, according to two people familiar with the matter.

by | July 11, 2018 | 05:29

In response, Senior Executive Officer Susumu Tanaka indicated that Nintendo is planning to ramp up their indie support even further going forward. First released in 2013 on PS4 and PC, followed by Xbox One in 2014, Warframe has steadily grown to become on of the most-played titles on Steam .

by | July 10, 2018 | 16:09

This countdown can be reset by simply plugging in Apple's Lightning to USB 3.0 adaptor. Apple released iOS 11.4.1 today along with corresponding updates to macOS, watchOS and tvOS. The research team isn't sure if third-party adaptors have a similar effect, but this same method can't be achieved with Apple's Lightning to 3.5mm adaptor.

by | July 10, 2018 | 15:25

What just happened? After the company all but confirmed that the device was about to be unveiled, Microsoft has lifted the lid on the Surface Go . There is also a 5MP selfie camera in front alongside a Windows Hello face sign-in camera so you can log in with facial recognition. The 4 GB and 6 GB RAM variant of the Surface Go respectively features 64 GB and 128 GB of storage .

by | July 10, 2018 | 12:23

The pancake giant is offering short stacks for 60 cents on July 17, 2018 from 7am to 7pm nationwide. The tweet from " IHOP " also poked fun of itself for changing to "IHOB", saying "That's right, IHOP ! We'd never turn our back on pancakes (except for that time we faked it to promote our new burgers)".

by | July 09, 2018 | 16:24

The current mobile phone manufacturing unit was added in 2005. Speaking on the occasion, Narendra Modi stated that technology has transformed human lives in India. As a result of the latest investment in the Noida factory, the production capacity of smartphones is expected to rise to 12 million units a month from the existing 5 million.

by | July 08, 2018 | 20:21

However, it seems that luxury will not be making its way to Nintendo Switch anytime soon, as Bethesda is not now developing mod support for the Switch edition of the popular fantasy game. "We would love to see it happen but it's not something we're actively doing." "People, they're on other things". He replied that they have no plans to introduce them.

by | July 08, 2018 | 15:58

Up until now the future of the Jimny in terms of the new auto market in Australia was a bit hazy. Starting with the Kei-specced Jimny, as the Kei norms in Japan, the vehicle will house a 0.7-litre, three-cylinder 658cc petrol engine that produces a 64PS of max power and 96Nm of maximum torque.

by | July 08, 2018 | 05:24

For the past year, researchers at Northeastern University and the University of California, Santa Barbara , have been experimenting on 17,000 of the most popular Android apps to figure out whether any of them are secretly using your phone's microphone to record you.

by | July 07, 2018 | 13:44

But according to The Information , companies also want to see that arrangement flipped on its head, as they consider handing partial control of their call centers over to Duplex. A couple months back, though, we got our first taste of what could be a sea change for the Assistant's ability to effortlessly carry on conversations, as Google demoed its new Duplex AI tech .

by | July 07, 2018 | 12:23

It even confirmed that the OnePlus 5 and 5T would not receive this feature. If you have signed up for the Open Beta program by installing a beta software on your device, then you should be receiving the latest update via OTA. Also, OnePlus has optimised logic for the contact page in the OnePlus Dialer app. OnePlus has posted the full changelog on its forums. There's also an improved app list of hidden space, toolbox.

by | July 07, 2018 | 08:14

Fortnite developer Epic has announced the temporary closure of the game's sandbox mode, Playground, to take place on July 12. There's a reason Playground is referred to as a limited time mode, though. It will also allow Fortnite's building mechanics, one of the game's defining features, to get more attention. Don't worry though - Epic Games know they have a hit on their hands.

by | July 07, 2018 | 04:38

Gearbox Publishing and Compulsion Games' We Happy Few was denied by the Australian Classification Review Board in May, which meant the game could not release in that region. those who refuse to take Joy). Anyone over the age of 18 will easily be able to pick up We Happy Few , but should be aware of its "fantasy violence and interactive drug use".

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:29

The reason the EP rejected the law was primarily because of Articles 11 and 13 , which would implement a link (or excerpt/snippet) tax and upload filters for copyrighted content. Wikipedia founder campaigned against the European Union proposals. Wikipedia Italia has said the directive, which, among other things, proposes giving publishers the ability to request payment for the use of short bits of text, threatens the freedom of the Internet and could force it to close.

by | July 06, 2018 | 21:03

FastStart now applies to all English-language games in the Xbox Game Pass , including Fallout 4, Sea of Thieves, Elder Scrolls Online, and more. One of the new features is FastStart, which lets you start playing twice as fast as before.

by | July 06, 2018 | 20:14

After accidentally setting up the ideal mile-high meet-cute, Blair live-tweeted and Instagram-storied the whole encounter. As the two started to chat it was revealed that they had a lot of things in common, like both being personal trainers and vegetarians.

by | July 06, 2018 | 17:29

For those who don't know, Intel Sunny Peak is the 5G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth chip designed by Intel for iPhone . The Intel communications seen by Calcalist described Apple as the "key mobile customer" for the 5G mobile modem and it expected Apple to be the "main volume driver" for the product.

by | July 06, 2018 | 17:30

This year's iPhones may give you a few new color options to choose from, according to a report by Apple analyst Ming Chi Kuo , obtained by MacRumors . The three phones are expected to have large displays with the cut-out "notch" design of the iPhone X, and the two larger models are expected to have the dual-camera setup on the back that the X also has.

by | July 06, 2018 | 17:13

Smartphone sales started to cool past year after a decade of robust growth, but Samsung had managed to weather the slowdown, thanks to demand for memory. This is a way for the South Korean phone maker to gauge the marketability of the device. Prices for 128 gigabit MLC NAND flash memory chips fell about 9 percent, according to inSpectrum Tech Inc.

by | July 05, 2018 | 22:36

GPU Turbo technology for improved graphics performance It comes with GPU Turbo technology which may considerably enhance the phone's graphics performance by 60 percent when at the same time consuming only 30 percent of the battery . It is to be noted that Honor will likely push the update for all Honor 10 handsets. The Honor 10 GT includes night-mode, which helps you to capture stable night photos without using any tripod.

by | July 05, 2018 | 00:53

The Unlimited plan charges $45 per line per month. Xfinity Mobile users can get 4G hotspot speeds by switching to Comcast's " By the Gig " pricing. Almost half of videos that stream on Comcast's mobile service play at 480p today, according to the company.

by | July 04, 2018 | 22:28

What's more, the famous games creator was visibly annoyed by Sony's stagnant attitude, which seems to have no intention of giving up an inch of its position. Competitors Microsoft and Nintendo are allowing it in certain titles like " Fortnite ", " Rocket League ", and " Minecraft ", but Sony refuses to participate.

by | July 04, 2018 | 20:15

That's the case with the L16, a digital camera with -wait for it- no less than 16 lenses, coming from Light, a company we haven't heard from in a while. But today, with smartphones like the Huawei P20 Pro (pictured at the top of this article) sporting three lenses working together to create high-quality images, it seems much less insane.