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When events go bad: Fortnite festival flop

When events go bad: Fortnite festival flop Exciting Events recently announced it planned to bring the event back next year to the same location. The festival was not licensed by Epic Games and seemingly everything about it, including the Facebook page , disappeared after it ended. [Full Article...]

Facebook Now Gives You More Granular Control Over Location Tracking on Android

Facebook Now Gives You More Granular Control Over Location Tracking on Android So, if you had previously opted out of Facebook keeping your Location History , the new background location tracking option will default to off, but if you had Location History on, this new setting will also be on by default. Nevertheless, Facebook will alert all the Android as well as the iOS users about the new update. This move is at least in part supportive of that initiative. [Full Article...]

Qualcomm Announces X55 Modem for Better 5G Phones, but Not Until 2020

Qualcomm Announces X55 Modem for Better 5G Phones, but Not Until 2020 The modem supports "all major frequency bands", including both mmWave and sub-6GHz, as well as spectrum sharing between 4G and 5G, which allows carriers to use their existing 4G spectrum to support dynamic 4G and 5G services. Along with the X55, Qualcomm announced three components that will make 5G phones slimmer and more power efficient. Snapdragon X55 is part of a comprehensive modem-to-an... [Full Article...]

Official Samsung Galaxy S10 photos leaked

Official Samsung Galaxy S10 photos leaked Particularly notable about the Galaxy S10 Plus render is its display, which features an elongated punch hole cutout on the upper right corner. Every single colour, memory and storage option has just been completely exposed, leaving us with nothing left to know about the Galaxy S10 range's core hardware in advance of Samsung's Unpacked event . [Full Article...]

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE price, specifications, features, comparison

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE price, specifications, features, comparison The display has the water drop notch design at the top which houses the front camera . It has a 5.97-inch AMOLED display with dewdrop notch, created to maintain a 90.47 percent screen-to-body ratio across the board. The Xiaomi Mi 9 smartphone has been teased by Xiaomi's CEO Lei Jun via several posts on Weibo. The three sensors comprise a 48MP+8MP+13MP. The selfie camera is a 20MP sensor with ... [Full Article...]

SIM free Samsung Galaxy S9 gets Android Pie in the US

SIM free Samsung Galaxy S9 gets Android Pie in the US Internally, the Tab S5e features a 10.5-inch Super AMOLED display with 2,560 x 1,600 pixel resolution and 16:10 aspect ratio. There are a total of four speakers powered by Dolby Atmos technology with hardware tuned by AKG . Thinner and lighter than the 11-inch iPad Pro . The press release says that space has been maximised with the Tab S5e's massive 81.8 percent screen-to-body ratio. [Full Article...]

2019 iPhone models will come with these new features

2019 iPhone models will come with these new features In the document he stated the redesigned MacBook Pro will have a display that ranges from 16-16.5-inches in size. He added that there will also possibly be a 13-inch version released this year that will be the first MacBook Pro of this size to support 32GB of RAM. [Full Article...]

Respawn hits 16,000 Apex Legends cheaters with the banhammer

Respawn hits 16,000 Apex Legends cheaters with the banhammer There have also been suggestions made over when the new Legends could be released. Apex Legends has been a legitimate phenomenon since it stealth-launched two weeks ago. In other news, Frechette says that Respawn continues to work on fixes for the crashes players have been experiencing, and the next fix is scheduled to go live sometime this week. [Full Article...]

LG all out to regain market share with upcoming G8, V50

LG all out to regain market share with upcoming G8, V50 It turns an entire trail of bread crumbs into a remarkably decent picture of a phone worth watching for, the Verge reported. Earlier tipster Evan Blass had posted image of the LG V50 ThinQ for Sprint 5G, which showed the triple camera at the back and dual cameras at the front. [Full Article...]

Samsung Galaxy A50 leaks online, confirms key features

Samsung Galaxy A50 leaks online, confirms key features On the front, the Samsung Galaxy A50 selfie camera is a 25-megapixel sensor with f/2.2 aperture value. If these prices are accurate, it would mean the Galaxy S10 Plus would enter the market at a considerably lower price point than the iPhone XS Max , Apple's recent plus-sized device. [Full Article...]

Pirates found abusing Apple Developer Enterprise Program to distribute modified apps

Pirates found abusing Apple Developer Enterprise Program to distribute modified apps Apparently Apple had no way of tracking the real-time distribution of these certificates, or the spread of improperly modified apps on its phones. Once a certificate was acquired it was often used by multiple unrelated publishers. Among those apps, there is Spotify , Pokemon Go , Angry Birds , Minecraft and even other apps from Apple. Microsoft Corp, which owns the hit game Minecraft ,... [Full Article...]

Watson will work on rival clouds

Watson will work on rival clouds Commenting in a similar tone at the time, Rometty said the acquisition was a "game-changer", and that IBM would become "the world's number one hybrid cloud provider" as a result offering companies "the only open cloud solution". IBM said Santander is building a new IT architecture as a foundation for its hybrid cloud environment and has formed its own Cloud Competence Center. [Full Article...]

Google may unveil Pixel 3 Lite and new smartwatch in 2019

Google may unveil Pixel 3 Lite and new smartwatch in 2019 Google has loaded a lot of new things for launch in 2019. In terms of design, the Google Pixel 3 Lite looks to be much closer to the Pixel 3 than the Pixel 3 XL . Consumers should also expect a new security camera from Nest, according to Nikkei . The new web camera from Google will occur with a rebranding of Nest after it has been integrated into the Google hardware team. [Full Article...]

Now this really is the LG G8 ThinQ in all it's glory

Now this really is the LG G8 ThinQ in all it's glory Ahead of the launch, LG has also confirmed that the G8 ThinQ will support DTS:X 3D Surround Sound, Hi-Fi Quad DAC, and Master Quality Authenticated (MQA). LG has attempted OLED phones in the past, but most had mixed results. That CSO tech is, instead, all about really improving the audio experience, something LG's phones are popular for. [Full Article...]

Nintendo Direct Set For February 13, 2019

Nintendo Direct Set For February 13, 2019 The English description of the video notes that the Direct will "include" information on Fire Emblem , although users have noted that the Japanese announcement will "focus" on the franchise . You can watch the broadcast on Shacknews tomorrow when the presentation goes down via YouTube. We're hoping to see and hear more about the game tonight. [Full Article...]

OnePlus to show off 5G phone prototype at MWC 2019

OnePlus to show off 5G phone prototype at MWC 2019 While this might not be the finished OnePlus 7 , it'll be showing us just what that phone will be capable of doing if it does end up launching with 5G. Aside from low selling prices compared to other brands such as Apple and Samsung, OnePlus smartphones are also known for their top-notch performance. [Full Article...]

Samsung announced its Galaxy S10 release date, and reservations are open now

Samsung announced its Galaxy S10 release date, and reservations are open now Over the last few days, nearly all major details about Samsung's upcoming flagships have been leaked online. The manufacturer has put up a page to let you reserve the "next Galaxy", on which it explicitly says it "know [s] you know what is coming soon", without sharing any details on the handsets themselves, besides the previously published teaser of a potential folding phone . [Full Article...]

APEX Legends surpasses 25 million players, over 2 million concurrent players peak

APEX Legends surpasses 25 million players, over 2 million concurrent players peak They have now teased a special event for the game soon. Especially since both PUBG and Fortnite do already and if the game is coming to mobile, it'll make even more sense. Here's a few reasons why Apex Legends stands out from the rest. Such is the case with the well-known Loch Ness Monster from Scottish folklore and the little Nessy dolls players have been finding around the Apex Legends ... [Full Article...]

Trump signs order on artificial intelligence

Trump signs order on artificial intelligence While the order states that it hopes to "promote scientific discovery, economic competitiveness, and national security", it provides little in the way of financial support for that endeavor. research and development, and the administration provided few details on how it will put its new policies into effect". "Companies like Google are also expanding their operations in countries like China , Fra... [Full Article...]

Samsung Galaxy M20 with 5000mAh battery is coming to Malaysia

Samsung Galaxy M20 with 5000mAh battery is coming to Malaysia Or is it more just for interest's sake to see what is next in the world of smartphones? The Galaxy S10 Plus might have a dual front-facing camera and quad rear-facing cameras whereas the S10 is expected to sport a single front facing, and triple rear-facing cameras respectively. [Full Article...]


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