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EBay Canada offering 20 percent off everything Father's Day sale today only
- June 07, 2018

Since then the sales have been 15% off, so we're happy to see that 5% back again. The only restrictions are that the coupon can't be used on items from the "Coins & Paper Money, ' "Gift Cards & Coupons" and 'Real Estate" categories and can only discount a product up to $100 United States dollars (approximately $129.28). (more...)
Moto Z3 Play Specifications
- June 06, 2018

But then, there's the price. Motorola is also shipping the Moto Z3 Play with a free battery mod inside the box in the United States, something which the company has done with the Moto Z2 Force in India. First spotted by Android Police, the Moto Voice update includes some new features such as handling calls and messages through select apps, the ability to call an Uber, and much more. (more...)
AMD shows off 32-core Threadripper 2 and new Vega GPUs AMD shows off 32-core Threadripper 2 and new Vega GPUs
- June 06, 2018

These new models will stretch up to 32 cores and 64 threads and feature the new 12nm Zen+ architecture. As expected, AMD has announced its upcoming 2nd generation Ryzen Threadripper HEDT CPUs at the Computex 2018 press conference , putting more pressure on Intel and its earlier announced, and unnamed, 28-core HEDT CPU. (more...)
The Jeep Renegade gets a more grown-up look for 2019
- June 06, 2018

It gets LED headlights with DRLs, that does look similar to the one offered on the new Wrangler . The Renegade also gets two additional fog lamps positioned at the lower-end of the bumper, with dedicated clear-lens turn indicators above them. (more...)
Sonos Beam unveiled: New soundbar for the living room
- June 06, 2018

The speaker will be available on July 17th at a price of $399, with pre-orders beginning today. Google Assistant will also be introduced to the speaker in the future, but it's unclear when that will happen. The news follows regulatory filings Sonos submitted to the FCC in April signaled plans to release a home theater speaker with an HDMI port. The company's focus for the product was to create a compact sound bar with easy control that's both smaller and shorter than the Playbar. (more...)
Apple Announces iOS 12 With Speed Boosts, Grouped Notifications Apple Announces iOS 12 With Speed Boosts, Grouped Notifications
- June 06, 2018

There is also a "fun" new feature called Walkie-Talkie mode, which allows two Apple Watch users to talk to each other, says Engadget . But when is it going to be available? It is introducing " Screen Time ", an app that will give users a weekly report about how much time they spend on their devices and on specific apps, as well as new ways to curb the habit. (more...)
Moto Z3 Play hands-on: Dual cameras meet Moto Mods
- June 06, 2018

Similar to the Moto G6 family of smartphones, the Moto Z3 Play comes with a splash-resistance nano-coating that aims at protecting the device from accidental liquid splashes and light rain. The front shooter could be 5MP. There is an 8MP sensor for selfies. You could capture a plant swaying in the wind, as well as the shadow, and freeze the motion of the plant while the shadow continues moving. (more...)
You can now purchase the Echo Look from Amazon without an invite
- June 06, 2018

Amazon has opened general sales of the Look, and it can be yours for $200. Using just your voice, you can take full-length photos, 6-second videos, and more. It can also serve up garment recommendations from Vogue, GQ, and Amazon itself - items it thinks will work well with your existing wardrobe. You can now find out just how weird it is for yourself. (more...)
Microsoft sinks data centre off Scottish archipelago
- June 06, 2018

Environmentalists anxious about the servers having a direct warming effect on the sea need not worry, says Microsoft, as the company's Ben Cutler told the BBC he would expect the surrounding few metres of sea to be "a few thousandths of a degree warmer at most". (more...)
LG's Q Stylus phone is a budget Galaxy Note rival
- June 06, 2018

LG has officially unveiled a new Q Stylus series of smartphones. The stylus you get isn't as advanced as the S Pen found with Samsung's Galaxy Note series, but it can still be used for jotting down notes, edit pictures you take, turn videos into GIFs, and more. (more...)
'Tetris Effect' Hits PS4, PlayStation VR This Fall 'Tetris Effect' Hits PS4, PlayStation VR This Fall
- June 06, 2018

It is an official Tetris product running on Unreal Engine from Resonair, Monstars and Enhance. According to brief details from the game's website , Tetris Effect will include a new "Zone" mechanic that allows players to stop time and either get out of a sticky situation or rack up some extra line clears. (more...)
AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen Threadripper boasts a whopping 32 cores
- June 06, 2018

The next-generation EPYC will also use the same SP3 socket as the first-generation chips, though AMD did not clarify on what the status of drop-in compatibility will be. The sad part for AMD enthusiasts is that between today and 2020 there won't be anything that can compete with Nvidia Turing or even with current Pascal generation in the high end/performance segment. (more...)
Presenting The All-New 2019 BMW X5 Presenting The All-New 2019 BMW X5
- June 06, 2018

By the end of 2018, the fourth generation BMW X5 will be available with the optional third row of seats with electric fore-and-aft adjustment. The new X5 will also come with digital services and cloud mobility that allows the auto to be connected to a number of digital devices. (more...)
Microsoft is bringing Office 365 to the Mac App Store Microsoft is bringing Office 365 to the Mac App Store
- June 06, 2018

The underlying theme with Apple's shows such as this is that as a corporate philosophy, they try and marry their hardware and software in such a manner that the user is lifted to another level in terms of the experience in using Apple's devices, whether it is an iPhone or an iPad . (more...)
Audi Q8 SUV Preview Audi Q8 SUV Preview
- June 06, 2018

On the tech front, the Q8 will feature all the bells and whistles you'd expect from a flagship vehicle - adaptive cruise control, lane change warning, 360 degree camera - but it will also come with a Car-to-X communication system and remote garage pilot, which allows control of the SUV from a smartphone application for parking situations. (more...)
Apple Wants To Help You And Your Kids Put The iPhone Down Apple Wants To Help You And Your Kids Put The iPhone Down
- June 06, 2018

The iPhone's Do Not Disturb feature will be enhanced, including new options that will automatically end Do Not Disturb based on a specified time or location. The performance boost comes from the way iOS 12 communicates with the chip inside older iPhones . Improvements to Siri Users will soon be able to create shortcuts for Apple's digital assistant. (more...)
Instagram Looking to Add Long-Form Video Instagram Looking to Add Long-Form Video
- June 06, 2018

The service has been working on a feature that would allow users to post vertical videos up to an hour length, according to the report. Among US adults it's grown from 45 million in 2013 to 72 million in 2018, a 60 percent increase, according to the Interactive Advertising Bureau . (more...)
MacOS Mojave: All the Newest Features for the Mac MacOS Mojave: All the Newest Features for the Mac
- June 06, 2018

Additionally, Mojave features a number of iOS connections including desktop versions of News, Stocks, Voice Memos, and Home . Apple's senior vice president of software engineering Craig Federighi addressed the macOS/iOS merger rumors head on at WWDC , answering the lingering question with a big, firm "No". (more...)
Google releases June security patches for all supported Pixel and Nexus devices Google releases June security patches for all supported Pixel and Nexus devices
- June 06, 2018

This year, a new Nexus/Pixel-centric update came out as a separate patch for issues specific with Google's handsets. As always, there are fixes in Android's media framework, which is quite possibly the most unsecure element of the platform. (more...)
Apple's AirPods Will Get Support for Live Listen Feature in iOS 12
- June 06, 2018

Hearing aids certified through Apple's Made for iPhone program would be able to use the iPhone as a mic so that people with hearing problems could better hear people in noisy environments, like a packed restaurant. AirPods may be selling like insane, but Apple didn't take any time at its Worldwide Developer Conference keynote to announce any new features coming to the headphones. (more...)
Free And Cheap PC Games At GOG's Big Summer Sale
- June 06, 2018

Anyone who wants to save money on PC games is in luck because GOG has kicked off a massive summer sale , with over 1,000 games available for up to 90 percent off. Then there's the turn-based robot 'em up, Into the Breach , at 21% off, despite being fairly new. Rounding out the list are Stardew Valley, Galactic Civilizations III, Swat 4, Undertale, Kerbal Space Program, and Dying Light: The Following. (more...)
Apple will let you know when Facebook is snooping on you Apple will let you know when Facebook is snooping on you
- June 06, 2018

So say for instance you want to limit the amount of time you spend stalking models on IG, you can use Screen Time to tell you "time's up" when your allotted Instagram allowance runs out. And, as software VP Craig Federighi explains , Apple is "doubling down on performance " with this update. After debuting with the iPhone X a year ago, Apple is updating Animoji in a big way with iOS 12 . (more...)
Jaguar I-PACE now on sale, Australian lineup confirmed Jaguar I-PACE now on sale, Australian lineup confirmed
- June 06, 2018

To optimise the balance between cooling and aerodynamics, Active Vanes in the grille open when cooling is required, but close when not needed to redirect air through the integral bonnet scoop, smoothing airflow. Likewise, Jaguar's all-electric is charged by a 90kWh battery that, in turn, is made up of high energy density lithium-ion pouch cells. The auto can stretch up to 298 miles on a single charge. (more...)
Microsoft is finally giving us a discount on the Xbox One X Microsoft is finally giving us a discount on the Xbox One X
- June 06, 2018

Beginning June 7, the XboneX will be going for $449.99 directly from the Microsoft Store and " participating retailers ". The Xbox One X discount is one of many though. Add-ons like season passes and DLC will also be on sale, but the post didn't specify which games will feature these reduced prices. Microsoft is promising bundles for $249, which is $50 off the full cost of the Xbox One S . (more...)
Alfa Romeo to reintroduce 8C and GTV names to range Alfa Romeo to reintroduce 8C and GTV names to range
- June 06, 2018

In its five-year strategy announcement, the carmaker added that they will also launch a new mid-size SUV and a large SUV, sitting below and above the Stelvio - a model that has brought huge success to the brand since its launch last year. (more...)