by | January 10, 2018 | 09:48

A new app directory wasn't the only Google Assistant news this week. Google also appears to be doubling down on "Hey Google" as a call sign for the Assistant; in briefings given to Android Central throughout the week, representatives from Google and other companies demoing products didn't use "OK Google" at all, and actively encouraged us to start using the less formal greeting going forward.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:29

And while the woman mentioned the names of the five accused right wingers in her suicide note, the police on Tuesday arrested Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP ) District Yuva Morcha President, for abetting suicide. "A case has been registered under 306 (Abetment to suicide) of the IPC, the police officer added". According to Suvarna, a group of men, who identified themselves as Bajrang Dal activists, visited their home the next day and threatened to defame her daughter.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:17

Destiny 2 will play host to Crimson Days, a Valentine's Day themed event last seen at its debut in 2016 . What better way to do just that than with the return of a familiar event from the first shooter in the franchise? For now, the developers have yet to confirm that they have the "Crimson Days" event lined up, though if they are looking to celebrate this festival, then " Destiny 2 " players should be able to hear about it soon.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:00

With this feature, you can respond privately to a member of the group without others seeing what you did and what you wrote. Since it is already in beta , this new feature of WhatsApp should not take long to reach all the Android users across the world.

by | January 10, 2018 | 08:51

A Kitty Pryde movie is in development, but if history has taught us anything, it's that just because a project sparks into life at a major Hollywood studio - 20th Century Fox, in this instance - doesn't necessarily mean it'll see the light of day.

by | January 10, 2018 | 03:32

Fisker teased the reveal of the EMotion in recent days, showing off the butterfly doors, and giving us a glimpse of the interior. The all-wheel-drive Fisker EMotion will have an estimated top speed of 161 miles per hour. There's also the option of a 27in curved screen in the rear, available on upcoming Chauffeur Edition cars. The roof, meanwhile, features a large piece of electrochromic glass that offers four-zone adjustability.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:41

Paladins: Battlegrounds was announced yesterday and was met with immediate criticism from fans and critics alike. Despite the similarities to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , including the name which Hi-Rez President Stew Chisam defended in comments this week, there are a few differences.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:30

The probe, launched by France's consumer fraud watchdog agency DGCCRF Friday, is only the latest scrutiny Apple has faced after admitting last month it slows down older iPhones for battery-related reasons. Critics have accused Apple of nudging iPhone users to upgrade to newer models by letting them think it was the handsets that needed replacing, rather than just the battery.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:19

Find out more details on the Beta here. Those who pre-ordered the game are also a shoe-in. Whether you're adventuring as a group or sailing solo, you're bound to encounter other crews in this shared-world adventure game - but will they be friends or foes, and how will you respond? The closed beta begins at 4 AM PT / 7 AM ET / 12 PM GMT on January 24 and runs until 12 AM PT / 3 AM ET / 8 AM GMT on January 29.

by | January 09, 2018 | 21:18

Dolby Vision is now supported in addition to HDR10. Moving beyond its OLED flagship, we of course have the first of the so-far always dependable new premium HDR LCD Bravia TVs by Sony. If you have one of the Android models, you'll be able to use Google Assistant via a microphone built into the television remote. Ask your Google Assistant to help you play TV shows, movies, and more.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:47

Twitch and the OverWatch League have signed a multi-year media rights deal that will see every match in every season broadcast on Twitch. The release teases Overwatch League "Cheermotes" as well as additional rewards for the "biggest fans" and unique Overwatch League in-game items for the league's most "steadfast viewers".

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:37

Intel announced that its existing WAV500 Series 802.11ac chipsets could be upgradeable to the new standard. Intel says that in 2018, it will be paving the "path to faster, more intelligent Wi-Fi" with new chipsets for consumer devices, and mainstream 2x2 and 4x4 home routers and gateways for cable, xDSL, and fiber.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:29

This smartphone will be launched in the first half of this year. The company had said that the FS9500 optical in-display fingerprint sensor was undergoing mass production with a "top five OEM". A fingerprint scanner under the display has not yet launched in any commercially available smartphone. This suggests that the in-display fingerprint sensor will be fully functional in the smartphone.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:29

In August, Microsoft tied-up with Amazon to let Cortana and Alexa work together - rivaling Google Assistant and Siri . One place you might find Alexa is in the bathroom, with Kohler for example adding Amazon's assistant to what it calls the Verdera Voice Lighted Mirror.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:10

It's believed the club has begun its own investigation and that Beardsley attended a meeting today where he was given the chance to respond to the allegations. " Peter Beardsley will not be making any further comment at the present time and until investigations conclude". The NUFC playing legend then did everything from coaching at the Academy to handing out certificates at schools in an ambassadorial role, before eventually being made reserve team manager.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:04

It also comes with a "one-touch open" case that holds two additional charges for a total of 9 hours before you need to charge it again. Starting with the WF-SP700N, these are a pair of "true" wireless earbuds, where they are completely devoid of any wires, so if you like wireless earbud concepts like the AirPods , then the WF-S700N might be for you.

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:48

The next generation of WiFi or Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) equipped broadband ISP routers and devices will benefit from a new security protocol called Wi-Fi Protected Access III ( WPA3 ), which should eventually replace the WPA2 standard that has helped to keep networks encrypted since 2004.

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:33

Integrating with the dedicated NPU, Kirin 970 chipset enables Honor View10 to deliver upto 25 times better performance and 50 times greater efficiency. The smartphone also doubles the efficiency and fun with its Screen Split function. It comes with a Dual 16 MP + 2 MP rear camera with face detection autofocus and an LED flash.

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:13

Chances are your phone may never get to taste Oreo , unless it is a Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ or Note 8 or a OnePlus 5/5T with a promised Oreo update, or a Xiaomi Mi A1 Android One device, which has already started getting the update. But at this rate, many months will pass before it even arrives at 10 percent. However, the only operating systems that have seen their shares grow from last month are Nougat and Oreo.

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:10

The 710GA comes in your choice of Gunmetal and Mountain Silver color options, features a foldable design, and also comes with a hard carry case. This speaker can last up to 15 hours on a single charge and has a USB port that can charge other gadgets.

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:35

Both series support Dolby Vision HDR technology and, through a software upgrade later in 2018, will offer a more versatile iteration of the Roku TV platform than past year, adding Roku Connect and Roku Entertainment Assistant capabilities.

by | January 09, 2018 | 17:11

This gaming laptop comes bundled with limited-edition ROG-SK telecom T1 co-branded collectables, including a team jersey and mouse pad, along with Faker and SK Telecom T1 team posters. ROG Strix Flare features a dual-textured case with the signature ROG slash design, and a swappable, illuminated acrylic insert emblazoned with the ROG badge.

by | January 09, 2018 | 17:07

The company showcased the Zenfone Max Plus (M1 ) the handset at the conference and said that the handset will be priced at $229 for the 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage . The interesting aspect is that this smartphone from Asus comes with a dedicated microSD card slot that supports expandable storage up to 256GB. It also comes with a 16 MP camera on the front which is quite clear.

by | January 09, 2018 | 16:50

Daimler΄s vehicle division Mercedes-Benz announced Monday it ended 2017 with yet another annual sales record - the seventh straight record in a row. We thus surpassed our prior-year unit sales for the seventh time in succession. Almost one million of these units were sold in Europe. "With 7,876 deliveries to customers in 2017, we have increased our sales by 2 per cent while earning a profitable growth for our dealer partners", said Rahil Ansari, Head, Audi India.

by | January 09, 2018 | 16:33

In addition, BlackBerry will start selling a new Bronze Edition Keyone later on in this quarter. When asked whether BlackBerry Mobile would push to grow its presence by releasing a low-priced device, Hurn said one of the phones planned for this year would cost more than the other without specifying the price gap.

by | January 09, 2018 | 15:57

Sony has unveiled the PS4 PS Plus free games for this month, and the list promises nothing less than a fun and exciting gaming month for PS Plus subscribers. That said, it did suffer a slight drop in sales when compared to the 2016 holiday season (6.2 million), but considering that it was up against the Switch ( which is still selling at an astonishing rate ) and the Xbox One X, such a result is to be expected.

by | January 09, 2018 | 15:54

Microsoft has confirmed reports that its Meltdown and Spectre patch set for Windows, created to work around serious security flaws in modern processors, is causing serious headaches for AMD owners - including an inability to boot post-installation.

by | January 09, 2018 | 13:42

Ubisoft also announced that the Trials of the Gods limited event will return this month. Check Assassin's Creed Origins' official website to know what is in store for the next three weeks. Finally, the Ubisoft Club will receive some new updates this month that will offer assassin's some new options when it comes to the gear they choose to equip Bayek with.

by | January 09, 2018 | 13:41

While companies like Microsoft , Apple and Google have been quick to issue fixes, it will still take a while to get everyone with a personal device up to speed. Few further details are available on the updates, although Apple's description indicates the objective of the updates is to protect against Spectre attacks.

by | January 09, 2018 | 11:32

Furthering its own tagline which goes "Make it Matter Keep Reinventing", at CES 2018, HP unveiled the launch of a new version of its Qualcomm Envy x2 2-in-1 convertible which is powered by Intel . First is the HP Spectre x360 15 (image above), a prosumer-grade Windows Hello convertible powerful enough to handle 4K video production. 4K UHD 15.6-inch diagonal touch display and optional HP Tilt Pen set ideas in motion on the digital canvas.

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:33

The computing flaw was also addressed by Cristiano Amon, president of Qualcomm, at the company's press event earlier in the day. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich opened his keynote talk Monday night at the annual CES gadget show in Las Vegas by addressing the hard-to-fix flaws disclosed by security researchers last week .

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:19

Recollecting some key specifications, the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are reported to arrive with Snapdragon 845 or Samsung's recently unveiled Exynos 9810 chipset both of which are built on 10nm process. Now, yet another live photo of the Galaxy S9 has been leaked, hinting at significant design changes. It bigger sibling will also feature a dual-camera setup at the back, similar to the Galaxy Note 8 .

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:38

Hackers have already begun targeting the Pyeongchang Olympic Games with malware-infected e-mail which may be aimed at stealing passwords or financial information, researchers said. If opened, the document tells victims that they must click to enable content. The phishing document was created on December 22, but rather than containing macros, it uses OLE (Objective Linking and Embedding) streams to carry out the attack.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:13

In fairness to Facebook, it is easy to forget the company at first was a master at bringing people who are time zones apart closer together, while generating copious revenues: over $10 billion in net profit last fiscal year, in fact. The loss of faith is due to the handful number of big tech fishes, which could include Zuckerberg's own company, and governments running surveillance programs on people.

by | January 09, 2018 | 08:43

It'll let you do all the basics you'd expect of a voice assistant, from asking questions about the weather to finding new TV shows with your voice. Samsung is bringing its Bixby beyond the mobile devices. Samsung is also adding two new software to the fridge - a Meal Planner and Deals app, for dietary management and checking bargains on groceries respectively.