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Apple resumed its cooperation with the Telegram Apple resumed its cooperation with the Telegram
- June 05, 2018

Neither company has gone into further detail about what happened. As with the purchase of apps themselves, Apple takes a 30 percent cut of in-app purchases distributed through its App Store. Apple has prevented the Telegram messaging service from updating globally ever since Russian Federation banned the service and ordered Apple to remove it from its online store, Telegram's chief executive and founder claimed on Thursday. (more...)
Here are all the codenames associated with the Google Pixel 3 Here are all the codenames associated with the Google Pixel 3
- June 05, 2018

Quandt, in another tweet , said that there is no information on whether Google has planned a similar smartphone for 2018. Codename is "Phoenix". Oh and btw, the Google SDM710 based device apparently is called "Bonito". Interestingly, an earlier report had claimed that Google is developing a new low-cost mid-range smartphone series that is codenamed Desire. As far as Snapdragon 710 is concerned, it is the company's first processor in its new 700-tier portfolio and it comes with significant ... (more...)
Google Lens is now available on the Play Store Google Lens is now available on the Play Store
- June 05, 2018

Google has been talking a lot about Lens in the last couple of months and many smartphone makers have already adopted the search giant plans to expand the app's availability on as many products as possible. Launched at Google I/O past year, the intelligent camera allows you to identify an artwork, landmarks, or even dogs (albeit not so well). But a Lens by any other name would just be as smart. (more...)
These BlackBerry Key2 leaked pics don't leave much to the imagination These BlackBerry Key2 leaked pics don't leave much to the imagination
- June 05, 2018

Around back is a textured finish with the BlackBerry logo and dual cameras, with the bottom frame being home to a USB-C port and two speaker grills. Although we can't independently confirm the authenticity of Blass' renders , they look pretty similar to the Key2 shown in BlackBerry's official teaser . (more...)
Hitman 2 Leaks Ahead of Its Upcoming Reveal by Warner Bros Hitman 2 Leaks Ahead of Its Upcoming Reveal by Warner Bros
- June 05, 2018

Looks like Agent 47 will be doing murder in the pitlane this season. Both the official Hitman account and WB Games teased that an announcement was imminent that tied into the series, especially with E3 on the horizon. Instead of playing the entire game at once, fans returned for individual missions over the course of a year. Hitman is available now for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. (more...)
FaceTime Will Support Up to 32 People on a Group Call
- June 05, 2018

Aside from a host of new Animoji, namely Tiger, Koala, T-Rex, and Ghost, the cutesy animated emoji is getting. Tongue detection. Yes, the three-dimensional Face ID camera of the iPhone X will be capable to detect your tongue and adorn to your virtual emoji. (more...)
Here are all the new features of the iOS 12
- June 05, 2018

Apple introduced some major upgrades to nearly all its platforms, starting with the much-anticipated iOS 12. The keyboard was testing within Safari and the Camera swipe was from the Lock screen. Yup, Watch users will be able to send short audio messages to each other with a tap. Coming to Photos will be features that recognize objects, scenes and people, and make suggestions even before you finish typing your search . (more...)
Qualcomm announces the Snapdragon 850 Qualcomm announces the Snapdragon 850
- June 05, 2018

The "always on, always connected" tagline is a key marketing point for mobile chipset-powered devices, delivering some of the most convenient benefits of smartphones to the desktop. That could mean faster and more prevalent coverage for the Snapdragon-powered PCs. Nonetheless, it seems Qualcomm is willing to give Windows 10 on ARM a dedicated chip, even if it's not built from the ground up for PCs - the Snapdragon 850 will not be used in any phones. (more...)
Crayfish detaches claw to escape boiling soup Crayfish detaches claw to escape boiling soup
- June 05, 2018

The heroic crayfish then slices off its own claw before wriggling away to freedom. Viewers of the film - which was uploaded to Chinese platform Weibo by a user called Juike - supported the crayfish, branding him "brave" and hoping he would survive. (more...)
Addicted to Your iPhone? Apple Screen Time Will Tell You Addicted to Your iPhone? Apple Screen Time Will Tell You
- June 05, 2018

Whether this is a feature or not is debatable, but iOS 12's support for older devices is a great aspect of the operating system. iOS 12 will run on the iPhone 5S and higher, the iPad Mini 2 and higher, the iPad Air and higher, and the iPod Touch 6th Gen. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2’s Pre-order Bonuses leaked early by Microsoft Store Red Dead Redemption 2’s Pre-order Bonuses leaked early by Microsoft Store
- June 05, 2018

Finally, Rockstar will also be offering the Red Dead Redemption Collector's Box , which will be available exclusively at retail and Rockstar's Warehouse store page that is contained in a Western-style metal tithing box, and retails for $99.99, though it does not come with a copy of the game itself. (more...)
Apple to Lower Its Pricing on All New iPhone Models
- June 05, 2018

This shouldn't come as much of a surprise given what we've seen with the iPhone X over the past few months. Though sales of Apple's flagship device have been exceedingly strong, the device's $999 entry price proved to be a bit too steep for many users who were otherwise interested in upgrading. (more...)
Microsoft Announces "the Biggest Xbox Sale of the Year"
- June 05, 2018

Xbox's biggest sale of the year is launching this week with discounts on games, accessories, and consoles, a sale that marks the first time the Xbox One X has ever been discounted. Remember, Xbox Game Pass gives you access to all Microsoft Studios games at launch, meaning you can play the full versions of games like State of Decay 2 and Sea of Thieves all month for just a buck. (more...)
Google Maps and Waze are coming to CarPlay in iOS 12
- June 05, 2018

For the first time, third-party navigation apps will finally be allowed, which means users will soon get to use apps such as Google Maps and Waze, once supported. It's not clear why Apple didn't extend third-party support for other mapping and navigation apps until now. Soon drivers will be able to use their favorite turn-by-turn app instead of being forced to use Apple Maps to get to their destination. (more...)
Nvidia Isaac platform, powered by Jetson Xavier, announced
- June 05, 2018

Nvidia has been a big proponents of GPU computing to power AI and driverless cars, but only now is Nvidia introducing a robotics platform unto its own. We're only just getting our feet wet with AI according to Nvidia founder and CEO Jensen Huang who said someday, there will be billions of intelligent machines in manufacturing, warehouse logistics, home delivery and much more that we'll bump shoulders with on a daily basis. (more...)
New white version of OnePlus 6 set to arrive June 5th
- June 05, 2018

OnePlus is all set to launch its limited edition Silk White variant of its latest flagship, the OnePlus 6 , on June 5 in the Indian market. 4 June, London. Pearl powder has been mixed into the coating, resulting in a subtle shimmering effect when the phone is reflected in the light. The launch of the white version of OnePlus 6 has not been confirmed for India. (more...)
Apple TV is Adding Dolby Atmos Audio, 3rd Party Remotes, & More Apple TV is Adding Dolby Atmos Audio, 3rd Party Remotes, & More
- June 05, 2018

Several years ago, Apple upgraded movies from 720p to 1080p HD quality for free, and did it again with 4K HDR last year. Now, 3 party remotes have worked with the Apple TV but have not had the official blessing and support of Apple in the past. (more...)
Latest macOS High Sierra update adds Messages to iCloud Latest macOS High Sierra update adds Messages to iCloud
- June 05, 2018

It's available as an over the air update from the Mac App Store and you the complete option of installing it from scratch as well if you like. To turn on Messages in iCloud, go to Preferences in Messages , click Accounts , then select " Enable Messages in iCloud ". (more...)
Facebook under scrutiny over data sharing after Times report Facebook under scrutiny over data sharing after Times report
- June 05, 2018

An Apple spokesman said the company relied on private access to Facebook data to let users post photos to the social network and other tasks without opening the social-networking app. Facebook said the circumstances were "very different" from those involved in the Cambridge Analytica scandal , in which the London-based consultancy is alleged to have improperly obtained data on up to 87 million users for lobbying purposes. (more...)
Ginger emoji, plus bagel, cupcake, toilet paper, coming in Emoji 11.0 Ginger emoji, plus bagel, cupcake, toilet paper, coming in Emoji 11.0
- June 05, 2018

Excitement about the new symbols is likely to hurry those updates along. The new update, rolling out from today, will also offer emoji for bagels, toilet paper, lobsters and llamas. Different mobile systems and platforms will need to update to support the new emojis. After the update, there will be a total of 2,823 emoji available, according to Emojipedia . (more...)
MacOS Mojave brings dark mode to your Apple desktop MacOS Mojave brings dark mode to your Apple desktop
- June 05, 2018

For starters, the Stacks feature quickly cleans up your messy desktop icons. Desktop Stacks arrange content on the desktop into manipulatable stacks. Apps are bucketed together in some new tabs like work and developers. The video also offers a first look at Xcode 10. "We are very excited about the improvements to curation and discovery that Apple will be bringing to the Mac App Store", said Rich Siegel, founder and CEO of Bare Bones Software. (more...)
BMW Z4 undergoes driving dynamics trials in the south of France BMW Z4 undergoes driving dynamics trials in the south of France
- June 05, 2018

The M40i will be fitted with a lowered sports suspension system with electronically controlled dampers, a rear axle limited slip differential, a newly developed front axle and M sports braking system. BMW says that the "intense" testing of the auto will give it a sporty flair. In what is a slightly unusual move, BMW has allowed the media the chance to test drive the new roadster in prototype form and issued an extensive album of images, but the exterior and the dashboard have remained ... (more...)
Alexa and Google Assistant said to be coming to the Xbox One Alexa and Google Assistant said to be coming to the Xbox One
- June 05, 2018

Or perhaps Microsoft is planning even deeper integration within games. However, using Cortana requires having the now defunct Kinect hooked up, or relying on the microphone in a headset. Support for Alexa and Google Assistant would come through separate Echo and Google Home devices, respectively. The improvements will likely also translate to the one smart speaker powered by Cortana - the Harmon Kardon Invoke - but Alexa and Google Assistant are the clear winners here. (more...)
Apple reveals 'Memoji' and Animoji tongue detection to iOS 12
- June 05, 2018

At Apple's WWDC event in San Jose today, Apple announced that it's finally updated its FaceTime video calling feature to support group calls in iOS 12. Additionally, Apple added a ghost, koala, tiger and t-rex dinosaur Animoji. The setup process allows you to choose things such as glasses, your hairstyle, and much more. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 Pre-Order Details Leak Early Red Dead Redemption 2 Pre-Order Details Leak Early
- June 05, 2018

A now-deleted listing on Microsoft's online store has ended up leaking Red Dead Redemption 2's preorder bonuses. It is also interesting that the single-player campaign here for Red Dead Redemption 2 is being referred to as a "story mode" - a nomenclature that is new for a Rockstar title. (more...)