Tuesday August 21-st, 2018

People aren’t that into the Galaxy S9, Samsung’s earnings show People aren’t that into the Galaxy S9, Samsung’s earnings show

A sluggish market for premium mobile phones and stiff competition contributed to a decline in Samsung's smartphone shipments and revenue compared to the previous quarter, denting demand for its flagship Galaxy device, the South Korean company said.

Huawei outstrips Apple to become world's second-largest smartphone flogger Huawei outstrips Apple to become world's second-largest smartphone flogger

According to Canalys' data, Huawei shipped 54.2 million handsets last quarter, which is up 41% year-over-year. The importance of this shift in the world's top smartphone makers is big, too. If companies like Huawei, Xiaomi , OPPO , and other...

Sorry, Android. You can’t have more than two notches Sorry, Android. You can’t have more than two notches

The guidelines have also thrown up a few rules for Android OEMs. In a blog post for developers Product Manager, Android System UI, Megan Potoski has laid out some of the things developers can expect, as well as some ground rules for manufacturers...

Let's chat! WhatsApp rolls out voice and video group calling feature Let's chat! WhatsApp rolls out voice and video group calling feature

For now, WhatsApp will allow users to make a group call with up to four people. The feature is now being rolled out to both Android and iOS users, so make sure to update to the latest version once availble in your Store. On the top right corner...

YouTube Welcomes Android Users To Embrace The Dark Side With Dark Mode YouTube Welcomes Android Users To Embrace The Dark Side With Dark Mode

Over the weekend, some lucky users began to see the dark theme appear in their YouTube app's settings and while it is by no means widespread, it is progress. A toggle for the dark theme will also be added to the YouTube app's general set...

Help Galaxy Note 9 Will Have This Futuristic Feature

It's a simple fact that smartphones, specifically made by the larger, more popular phone companies, are getting more expensive. Another, more important question mark surrounding the Galaxy Note 9's launch is the price. Since this is probably just a...

Dummies of the upcoming iPhones surface online

As for the other, 5.8-inch model, we aren't quite sure how that will look, but you can be sure it will look exactly like the current iPhone X , minus the OLED display and the dual-camera setup. Apple is expected to make drastic improvements to t...

Raptor-powered Ford F-150 Limited coming for 2019 Raptor-powered Ford F-150 Limited coming for 2019

The 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 has been the premium engine in the Ford F-150 since the 2011 model year, but when the current Raptor was introduced, a new, high-output EcoBoost was added to the lineup. Power deploy running boards, remote start, tailgate ...

Origin Access Premier, EA’s unlimited PC games subscription service, launches July 30 Origin Access Premier, EA’s unlimited PC games subscription service, launches July 30

EA's new Origin Access Premiere subscription folds perfectly into the company's digital-driven focus on live services. "We do know though from our EA Access experience and our Origin Access experience for non-frontline titles that we find peopl...

Xbox One Free Games With Gold August $119+ Value Xbox One Free Games With Gold August $119+ Value

Microsoft has announced its Games With Gold offerings for the month of August. Last month , the company brought Assault Android Cactus, Death Squared , Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown, and Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Conviction to Games wit...

NY regulators revoke Charter merger, tell them to leave NY regulators revoke Charter merger, tell them to leave

NY is also seeking $3 million dollars in penalties from Charter. In a statement Friday, Charter - which offers service in NY state as Spectrum - implied that the commission's order may have been politically motivated. As such, the commission co...

California wildfire kills 1, burns firefighters California wildfire kills 1, burns firefighters

The fire was burning in a sparsely inhabited area, but Cal Fire spokesman Scott McLean warned that it was heading toward the city of Redding and its 90,000 people. 3-D map showing the APPROXIMATE location of the Cranston Fire at 2:36 a.m. PDT July 26...

‘Fortnite’ on Android to Be Timed Exclusively for Samsung’s Note 9 ‘Fortnite’ on Android to Be Timed Exclusively for Samsung’s Note 9

As far as the availability is concerned, Samsung is expected to open up Galaxy Note9 pre-order service in multiple global regions soon after the global unveiling in New York City on August 9. For its foldable phone , Huawei has struck a deal wit...

Crews battling 4700-acre Cranston fire in Idyllwild prompts mandatory evacuations

The other wildland fires, according to fire authorities, are "within Southwest Riverside County and Federal areas along State Highway 74 in the San Bernardino National Forest". The last time the 7.5-mile-long (12-kilometer-long) valley was closed b...

Xiaomi Mi A2 & Mi A2 Lite now official Xiaomi Mi A2 & Mi A2 Lite now official

Xiaomi Mi A2 comes with a 5.99-inch full HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The Mi A2 builds on that success with upgraded internals featuring a Snapdragon 660, a dual-camera array, a 6-inch 1080p display , and up to 6GB of RAM with 12...

How Xbox 'Scarlett' and 'XCloud' game streaming aim to expand Microsoft's reach How Xbox 'Scarlett' and 'XCloud' game streaming aim to expand Microsoft's reach

The streaming-only console will reportedly include a low amount of local compute for handling tasks like controller input, image processing, and collision detection. VG24/7 has reported that Microsoft is planning to release two next-gen consoles i...

Fortnite BR First Birthday Challenges & Event Revealed Fortnite BR First Birthday Challenges & Event Revealed

But that's not all, as the birthday event is just one part of the v5.10 patch that rolled out today . The birthday celebration includes birthday cakes placed around the map with consumable slices next to them. Thankfully, each of the challenge...

Uber, Lyft suspend driver who secretly livestreamed his passengers on Twitch Uber, Lyft suspend driver who secretly livestreamed his passengers on Twitch

Jason Gargac, a ride-hailing app driver in the St. Louis area, had uploaded dozens of hours of footage featuring passengers of all shapes and sizes to his Twitch channel, JustSmurf, before it was taken down. July 21, 2018, 10:37 p.m. EDT The article ...

Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 may get the Android Oreo update in August Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 may get the Android Oreo update in August

Past versions of Samsung's smartwatch have been under Samsung's "Gear" branding. Samsung is all set to unveil the Galaxy Note 9 on August 9th in NY. There are already talks about Samsung introducing a smartphone with a foldable display...

'Fortnite' Summer Skirmish Adds Ninja for This Week's $1M Tournament 'Fortnite' Summer Skirmish Adds Ninja for This Week's $1M Tournament

Are you as in love with the new skin as we are? While it's not hard to learn, the competitive multiplayer incentivizes players to continuously refine their skills and purchase in-game content to get a leg-up. Pokemon Go earned $104 million in May, u...

Trump slams European Union on Google fine Trump slams European Union on Google fine

The article also states several controversial search results from Google in the past. Vestager said the firm's practices have "denied rivals the chance to innovate and compete on the merits". A huge contingent of independent developers and devi...

The Nokia 6.1 Plus is the China-exclusive X6 with Android One The Nokia 6.1 Plus is the China-exclusive X6 with Android One

The smartphone will be available in India in three different color options - Blue and Copper, Black and Chrome, and White and Iron. The device comes packed with a MediaTek Helio P60 octa-core chipset which is mated to a Mali-G72 MP3 GPU and up to 4...

Android may not remain free after European Union fine, warns Google CEO Pichai Android may not remain free after European Union fine, warns Google CEO Pichai

He wrote on Twitter on Thursday: "I told you so!" It represents just over two weeks of revenue for Google parent Alphabet Inc and would scarcely dent the company's cash reserves of $102.9 billion. The president is due to conduct crunch talks wi...

World Of Warcraft subscriptions now cover all current expansions World Of Warcraft subscriptions now cover all current expansions

Just in time to get new players on board, Blizzard has made some alterations to its monthly subscription service and the way it handles expansions for players. In India it's priced at Rs. 3,199 at retail and comes with a 110 level character boost. ...

Galaxy Note 9 image leaks show off the upcoming Samsung flagship Galaxy Note 9 image leaks show off the upcoming Samsung flagship

An alleged Geekbench listing additionally tipped that instead of the Exynos 9810 SoC for the global Galaxy Note 8 successor, the South Korean giant could pick the Exynos 9820 SoC . The image shows the S Pen stylus in the new Yellow colour. A pos...

Samsung's first LPDDR5 DRAM memory chips revealed Samsung's first LPDDR5 DRAM memory chips revealed

Samsung will offer the new chip in two bandwidths - 6,400 Mb/s at a 1.1 operating voltage (V) and 5,500 Mb/s at 1.05V. Samsung says the chip is the world's first 10-nanometer 8Gb LPDDR5 DRAM that it's 1.5 times as fast as the mobile LPDDR4X DRAM ...

Apple teases new emoji, including new bald, red, curly and white hair Apple teases new emoji, including new bald, red, curly and white hair

It's a great day to be bald, ginger, grey, or curly-haired - or, indeed, a lobster. There will be a cold face, a party face, a pleading face and a face with hearts. Twitter said in a statement, "Keeping in mind the popularity of emojis, Twitter ha...

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Beta Schedule Announced Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Beta Schedule Announced

In both cases, the beta will end at 10 am PT/1 pm ET on August 13. As detailed by Activision , the Private Multiplayer Beta will offer six maps, two of which will be making their first appearance. As mentioned, if you want to dive into Call of...

New MacBook Pro True Tone feature works with LG UltraFine, Thunderbolt displays New MacBook Pro True Tone feature works with LG UltraFine, Thunderbolt displays

But this is Apple we're talking about, so you shouldn't be surprised. Those new keyboards on the refreshed MacBook Pros provide a slightly quieter typing experience, but they retain the same short key travel from the previous generation.

Crumbs. Apple has tweaked the MacBook Pro keyboard Crumbs. Apple has tweaked the MacBook Pro keyboard

For those who want to go all out, they can choose to maximize the specifications of the Core i7 variant for the 13-inch MacBook Pro with 16GB RAM and 2TB solid state drive for RM 15 ,264. Customers running DaVinci Resolve 15 can expect increased p...

US senators take sides on Trump's Supreme Court pick US senators take sides on Trump's Supreme Court pick

A Republican strategist involved in Senate races said court appointments are hugely motivating factors for evangelical voters and some rank-and-file Republicans who weren't Trump supporters right away. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh , rig...

Apple says new MacBook Pro keyboard won't fix sticky key issue Apple says new MacBook Pro keyboard won't fix sticky key issue

Kuo also reckons that the MacBook Pro and iMacs will get a bit of a tweak, notably with eighth-gen Intel Coffee Lake processors . Apple Inc. released an upgraded MacBook Pro line Thursday that's faster and has more features, targeting its lo...

Specs, Price and Pre-order — Microsoft Surface Go Specs, Price and Pre-order — Microsoft Surface Go

The original Surface Pro design , which has been around since 2014, is still here. It sports a fantastic chassis that's sleek and sturdy with a solid, premium feel to it. you can purchase It for $ 99 (2600 USD), and for the model with fabric surfa...

Fortnite Season 5 Is Here With Tonnes of New Content Fortnite Season 5 Is Here With Tonnes of New Content

A drought has hit the area and now it looks like a desert. In addition to these new features, "Fortnite" season 5 comes with a number of tweaks and fixes for the battle royale gameplay. It'll drift, granting you a speed boost, and players can u...

Xiaomi IPO: Smartphone maker's stock drops in Hong Kong debut Xiaomi IPO: Smartphone maker's stock drops in Hong Kong debut

Xiaomi's trading debut comes at a time when global stock markets have been roiled by the escalating trade clash between the United States and China . Asian shares are mostly higher after a weekend of relative quiet over the escalating trade stand-...

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