Electronics

by | July 01, 2018 | 23:52

A major outage is affecting Comcast customers nationwide, including the Pittsburgh market. Subsequently, Comcast issued a statement around 4:30, saying, "We identified two separate and unrelated fiber cuts to our network backbone providers".

by | July 01, 2018 | 21:46

The video ends with the words "July 2nd" on screen . In the video below, posted on Twitter , OnePlus gives us a sci-fi meets Rocky themed reveal, as a ninja/boxer, robe clad figure exits a secure chamber with a vial of red liquid. The bold red finish on the phone's glass back is certainly striking. Currently, the OnePlus 6 has been available in four variants: Mirror Black , Midnight Black , Silk White and the Avengers Limited Edition with a kevlar-like texture.

by | July 01, 2018 | 21:47

There isn't now a release date for Wrecking Ball, but based on the launch of previous hero's, fans should expect the character to officially arrive in the game in the very near future. His Adaptive Shield also makes him a formidable initiator who can soak up a ton of damage while engaging. Wrecking Ball is available for testing in Overwatch's PTR servers.

by | July 01, 2018 | 20:40

The most interesting chatter has centered on a tech company that's been quietly making moves to tackle video games in a big way: Google , the conglomerate that operates our email, our internet browsers, and much more. This means Google could potentially launch the hardware at a much lower price point than competing consoles, although we do not know if this is their plan.

by | July 01, 2018 | 20:29

But it is unclear if it is just compact or a toned down version. Earlier this month, Motorola launched the Moto Z3 Play smartphone in 4GB and 6GB RAM variants in Brazil. As it could be the case the camera spec configuration is totally different on the Motorola One . The renders also reveal that we can expect the Android One smartphone from Motorola to arrive in Black and White colors.

by | July 01, 2018 | 19:00

The rear of the vehicle keeps the GT-R's familiar circular tail lamps, but carves out the volume around them - giving a floating look. The GT-R's twin round tail-lights are now a separate "floating" feature with thin light rings and hollow centres, below a large, adjustable rear wing on two uprights.

by | July 01, 2018 | 18:56

The timeframe certainly lines up. In a short video teaser, Samsung is clearly hinting at an improved S Pen for this year's model . Samsung is without a doubt the biggest name in the Android world, and so if you are considering purchasing a new phone , logic dictates you may be looking to pick up a phone made by the ...

by | July 01, 2018 | 18:59

In an interview with PCMag , CEO Pete Lau said that the company is working on bringing OnePlus phones to USA carriers next year in time for the widespread roll-out 5G. The CEO addressed the notch controversy, too. This schedule applies to all OnePlus 3/3T, OnePlus 5/5T, OnePlus 6 devices and will be effective immediately.

by | July 01, 2018 | 15:58

And their sales are actually growing faster right now than their souped-up cousins. Reliance Jio , with its 4G powered JioPhone , has become the leading feature phone in the first quarter of 2018. One of the most popular devices running KaiOS is the Jio Phone , which was launched in India as a low cost solution for users wanting to use the Reliance Jio network.

by | July 01, 2018 | 15:59

However, Huawei did not mention which smartphone would be first 5G-ready. From the looks of things, the pace at which Chinese OEMs are pushing technology in mobile phones, we will be surprised if a manufacturer of Chinese origin does not end up releasing a 5G-running smartphone.

by | July 01, 2018 | 12:10

If you have not received the latest WhatsApp update, go to your app store, and manually update the application. We can certainly see plenty of admins using this new possibility to wreak havoc on their group chats. WhatsApp will hide the chat text input bar, alerting the user that a message can not be sent. Meanwhile, a "protection" feature has also been introduced, so that users can not be repeatedly added to groups they have already left.

by | July 01, 2018 | 03:26

Moreover, both the Pixel 3 and 3 XL have a single-lens camera on the back. The report, which got its information from the usual "people familiar with the matter", claims that - as expected - the larger Pixel 3 XL will feature an nearly edge-to-edge display with a notch at the top.

by | June 30, 2018 | 12:49

We're still unable to resolve issues preventing the launch of the Playground LTM. Part of Fortnite's longstanding appeal is the weekly updates that bring new guns to try out, new items that affect gameplay and weekly challenges to keep players coming back for more.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:11

The new Nordschleife record was enough to play to the competitive nature of Mercedes boss Toto Wolff, who himself crashed at the Nurburgring while trying to set a lap record in 2009, but he admitted there was no budget in place to adapt an F1 vehicle for a record attempt.

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:53

Said a customer in Pittsburgh: "Comcast internet is working on my business PC, but my credit card machines, which connect via IP (comcast) are not working at all". "It is now affecting our business and residential internet, video and voice customers", the company said. "We apologize & are working to get services restored as soon as possible".

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:18

The primary goal of this is to avoid spoilers for specific shows, movies or events, but the applications could spread to avoiding topics you're simply sick of hearing about. Fortunately, Facebook's "Keyword Snooze" feature is here to make your homepage much safer. Keyword Snooze will apply the function to posts from people, pages and groups , and will last for 30 days.

by | June 29, 2018 | 01:34

The ruling will allow states to collect sales taxes from online retailers. North Dakota , the court said those merchants were required to collect sales tax only when they had a physical presence, such as a store, office or warehouse, in the state in which the customer resides.

by | June 28, 2018 | 18:42

Saying "Hey Google" to your device is now being answered with: "There was a glitch, try again in a few seconds" or "Hmm. something went wrong, try again in a few seconds". It's not unusual for cloud services to go down at times due to software issues or data center problems, but it can be hard for users to get information when such an event occurs.

by | June 28, 2018 | 05:45

The case began with the iPhone 3GS and the Galaxy S i9000: since then, both Apple and Samsung have completely reinvented their software and hardware styling. A Samsung spokeswoman declined to comment. If you recall, Samsung was first sued by Apple in 2011 for copying the iPhone's design. In August 2012, Apple won the initial jury verdict and was awarded US$1.05 billion (NZ$1.55 billion), but Koh ordered a retrial after deciding that the jury added an extra US$399 million for violation of ...

by | June 27, 2018 | 22:48

Microsoft Edge's five million downloads is an impressive feat. Figures for Edge on iOS are unavailable. The feature is already rolling out to those using the beta version of Edge for Android , according to The Verge . Google Chrome's ad blocker only works well in removing some banner ads and video ads, while Adblock Plus is known to work with nearly all websites and is successful in removing all kinds of ads.

by | June 27, 2018 | 21:45

To celebrate the occasion, Bentley will release a limited-edition version of its first production SUV. What might come as a shock is that Bentley made minimal modifications to the vehicle. An Akrapovic exhaust and uprated Pirelli Tyres round off the changes. A subtle Pikes Peak motif adorns the front fenders. The Pikes Peak is powered by a 6.0-litre W12 petrol engine.

by | June 27, 2018 | 18:57

The Nokia 3 June update is 87.5 MB in size and you need to be on WiFi to download and install it. Nevertheless, several Nokia phones in China offer proper facial recognition too, such as the Nokia X6 , delivering seamless unlocking. This puts the new Nokia 3 .1 among the most secure phones out there, always up to date with the latest Google services like the Google Assistant and Google Photos with free unlimited high-quality photo storage.

by | June 27, 2018 | 18:40

The other new feature is a brand new , redesigned Explore page. You can also join ongoing calls, which you can identify in your conversation by the blue camera icon. With the new update, photos and videos will now be put into a "topic channel" where you can sort through posts that fit your specific interests. Previously, Explore's 200 million daily users just saw a random mish-mash of popular content related to their interests, with just a single "Videos You Might Like" section separated.

by | June 27, 2018 | 17:50

You can access this folder even when you do not have an active internet connection. Over on the Google Blog , the company has unveiled a brand new feature for those in India, Brazil, Nigeria, Indonesia, and over 100 additional countries. Besides, the tech giant recently announced the rollout of an offline mode for Chrome on Android. Chrome on Android would be available in over a 100 countries including India, Nigeria, Indonesia and Brazil.

by | June 27, 2018 | 15:19

Wayfair, the Supreme Court decided states are entitled to collect tax on sales that occur within their boundaries, even when the seller does not have a physical presence, or nexus, in the state. The ruling should result in a level playing field for physical retailers: Sales tax can be as high as 12% in some areas, and online businesses - for example, tech and photography retailer B&H - have advertised heavily on the fact that they don't charge sales tax on a majority of online orders.

by | June 26, 2018 | 23:50

Qualcomm has its eye on Intel's PC market if rumours around a new Qualcomm Snapdragon 1000 are to be believed. According to a report out of Germany, Microsoft and Qualcomm are working together on the ARM based SDM1000 chip ( Snapdragon 1000?) that is created to work on more powerful Windows notebooks and 2-in-1 devices.

by | June 26, 2018 | 20:23

It was originally released as a developer test version, but is now available for the general public to try before its full release in September. Before going insane and installing iOS 12 on all your devices, keep in mind that this is test software.

by | June 26, 2018 | 00:22

Let's hope Apple fares better with its next-generation lineup of audio products because according to new rumors, it sounds like a stellar lineup. Meanwhile, both Bloomberg and longtime Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo previously tipped Apple to release over-the-ear noise-cancelling headphones but noted that the company had dealt with production issues putting them together.

by | June 26, 2018 | 00:02

The passcode protecting Apple's iPhones allows users to protect their device and shield it from surveillance or intrusion. Hickey later followed up his original tweet with another one which offered a slight correction. The news should disappoint law enforcement agencies that have a history of accessing iPhone data by relentlessly entering different passcodes and were reportedly frustrated with Apple's most recent self-erasing security measures.

by | June 26, 2018 | 00:02

A Hacker Can Easily Crack Your iPhone Passcode by using brute force, he can crack the passcode and unlock your phone without any data loss, According to his research. The planned update, called iOS 12 , includes a new USB Restricted Mode that disables hardwired USB data connections if a correct passcode is not provided after a predetermined time period.

by | June 25, 2018 | 17:30

Chinese smartphone maker, Xiaomi has a new addition to its Redmi 6 series of smartphone. There's a 4GB RAM with 64GB storage Wi-Fi only version available at CNY 1,399 (roughly Rs. The Redmi 4 Prime also featured a Snapdragon 625 , which tells you all you need to know about Xiaomi's thought processes. There's no word yet if the Mi Pad 4 will be introduced in other markets aside from China, but it's important to note that its LTE connectivity might not work in North America.

by | June 24, 2018 | 19:55

The decision was applauded by brick-and-mortar retailers, including Walmart, who have long said they were disadvantaged under the previous law because they have to charge sales tax , while online retailers did not in states where they had no physical presence.

by | June 24, 2018 | 03:29

Earlier this month we reported that Instagram was working on a new feature that would allow video longer than a minute, and up to an hour-long . With your help, IGTV begins a new chapter of video on Instagram . IGTV is available on the App Store as a free download. IGTV aims for users to watch it just like TV. Younger audiences are apparently spending more time watching amateur content creators in place of professionals.

by | June 24, 2018 | 02:17

Back in September, Apple introduced an inductive charging mat called the AirPower . According to Mark Gurman from Bloomberg , the device has not yet gone on sale, but will be released to the market in September. It is believed that Apple wants to eliminate the iPhone's charging port entirely in the future. First and foremost, I think battery life needs to see a major improvement before Apple drops physical wired charging altogether.

by | June 23, 2018 | 20:56

MacBook Pro and MacBook owners with sticky or unresponsive butterfly keys will get free repairs, Apple has quietly confirmed today. If you have already shelled out for a fix, Apple will refud you. However, the keyboards have numerous passionate and vocal detractors who say that they're awful to type on, and who also cite reliability concerns. Earlier this month, 9to5Mac had reported on three separate class-action lawsuits related to the keyboard problems.