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Adobe aims to launch full version of Photoshop for iPad in 2019 Adobe aims to launch full version of Photoshop for iPad in 2019
- July 14, 2018

Adobe Creative Cloud honcho Scott Belsky confirmed to Gurman that work on a multi-platform revision of Photoshop was in progress, but he didn't confirm the timeline that Bloomberg's sources suggested. By launching for the iPad, Photoshop could become the single dominant photo editing app on that device as it is for Mac and MacBook users. Newer versions of the iPad Pro are now powerful enough to support Adobe's apps, Belsky said. (more...)
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 multiplayer and Blackout betas detailed, dated
- July 14, 2018

In addition to the multiplayer beta, Treyarch revealed that in September they will be having another private beta for Black Ops 4's new battle royale game mode, Blackout . Starting next month on August 3, players who have pre-ordered Black Ops 4 will be able to download and play the private beta, which will last until August 6. (more...)
Fortnite's Success Just Let Epic Games Give Creators a Huge Raise Fortnite's Success Just Let Epic Games Give Creators a Huge Raise
- July 13, 2018

Needless to say, Unreal Engine creators, like Michael Allar of Gamemakin LLC, are excited about the change... Epic Games is changing the revenue sharing offered by its Unreal Engine Marketplace . According to Epic Games founder and CEO Tim Sweeney, this generous move is the result of the company suddenly having more money than they know what to do with. (more...)
Pokemon Let’s Go’s New Trailer Reveals New Kanto Map And Brock/Misty’s Return
- July 13, 2018

Ever since Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! were revealed in May , one of the biggest selling points for longtime fans of the series was the prospect of returning to the original region of Kanto. Let's Go, Pikachu and Let's Go, Eevee launch for Switch on November 16. They also feature integration with Pokemon Go ; players can catch wild Pokemon in the Switch games by simulating throwing a Poke Ball, as well as transfer monsters they've captured in the mobile game over to ... (more...)
Google Brings Morse Code to Gboard for iOS Google Brings Morse Code to Gboard for iOS
- July 13, 2018

Finlayson helped Google's team design the keyboard layout and more. However, for many people with disabilities, typing in Morse code is absolutely mandatory, as developer Tania Finlayson, an expert in Morse code assistive technology and born with cerebral palsy points out. (more...)
All-new Ariel Atom gets latest Type R engine All-new Ariel Atom gets latest Type R engine
- July 13, 2018

As a result torsional rigidity is up 15 per cent compared to the 3.5. Ariel also says that the new chassis enables more interior space and legroom than previously, with an additional 50mm of cabin length and 20mm of width. Ariel has worked on the steering rack to ensure drivers across a broad skill range can comfortably pilot the Atom 4, which was a key deliverable in the design brief according to Siebart: 'We wanted to create a vehicle that was friendlier for the novice driver, but ... (more...)
Tesla customers will start losing a $7500 tax credit in 2019 Tesla customers will start losing a $7500 tax credit in 2019
- July 13, 2018

No financial details were announced. The signing ceremony was attended by Tesla chairman Elon Musk , Mayor Ying Yong and other Chinese officials, according to the city government. That was more than double the USA level of just under 200,000. GM, Volkswagen AG and other global automakers are plowing billions of dollars into developing low-priced models with local partners. (more...)
How Apple's app store changed our world How Apple's app store changed our world
- July 13, 2018

Go to the App Store, on your iPhone. There's also a section in the app where you can let it know you're using a Moment lens if you have one, and according to Moment, it's working on adding support for the Pixel 2's Pixel Visual Core at some point down the road. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Max 3 to be officially introduced on July 19 Xiaomi Mi Max 3 to be officially introduced on July 19
- July 13, 2018

The Mi Max 3 will be powered by an octa-core CPU clocked at 1.8GHz. The exact chipset that will be used has not been divulged yet, though. Xiaomi Mi Max 3 is expected to come at least in Black and Gold colour options. Xiaomi's phablet will also have a dual-camera setup (one shooter is a 12MP camera), 5MP selfie snapper, IR blaster, a rear fingerprint scanner, and Android 8.1. (more...)
CODE VEIN has been delayed, now releases in 2019 CODE VEIN has been delayed, now releases in 2019
- July 13, 2018

Code Vein was also set to be playable to the public during next month's Gamescom, but that has also been cancelled "while the improvements are made". Bandai Namco's vice president of marketing and digital, Hervé Hoerdt, stated that the team ended up making the hard decision to delay in order to "further refine its gameplay in an effort to exceed the expectations fans already have of the title". (more...)
Instagram 'Questions' sticker lets you get responses to questions in your Stories Instagram 'Questions' sticker lets you get responses to questions in your Stories
- July 13, 2018

This interactive new option was created to make it easier for users to engage with friends and followers on the platform. Another Instagram update dropped while we were sleeping-and it is a new interactive sticker for your Instagram Stories called "Questions". (more...)
Microsoft Teams Free Version Is Now Available Microsoft Teams Free Version Is Now Available
- July 13, 2018

Free Teams supports group voice and video calling, too; Slack's free tier is restricted to 1:1 video calls. Application integrations are unrestricted, and Microsoft is of course continuing to promote the tie-ins with the online versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote. (more...)
Okay, That Final Fantasy Behemoth Armour Looks Stupidly Cool in Monster Hunter Okay, That Final Fantasy Behemoth Armour Looks Stupidly Cool in Monster Hunter
- July 13, 2018

And they should. They announced a computer-animated special, today. It is scheduled to premiere in 2019. Pure Imagination Studios , an award-winning studio that's known for work on Justice League: Battle for Metropolis , Lego Batman , and more previewed the collaboration with a goal of creating a "powerful and engaging" story. (more...)
Sonos Speakers Get AirPlay 2 Support Via Software Update Sonos Speakers Get AirPlay 2 Support Via Software Update
- July 13, 2018

Airplay 2 is supported on Sonos Beam , Playbase, One, and the second-generation Play:5. At this point you can group other non-AirPlay 2 Sonos speakers with the supported one, as shown below. There are plenty of reasons for investors to be skeptical of Sonos stock, particularly when its devices' access to cloud and streaming services is at the mercy of the company's biggest competitors. (more...)
OPPO Find X India launch: Specs, pricing, features, and more OPPO Find X India launch: Specs, pricing, features, and more
- July 13, 2018

It has an aspect ratio of 19.5:9, resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels and uses Gorilla Glass 5 for safety. The all-screen design is achieved by moving the earpiece, selfie camera and sensors to the pop-up mechanic module (stealth design), which comes out from the top. (more...)
Fortnite Battle Royale Season 5 Announced Fortnite Battle Royale Season 5 Announced
- July 12, 2018

Less than one day from the launch of Fortnite: Battle Royale's fifth season, it appears Xbox has leaked some of the game's new skins. When does "Fortnite" Season 5 start? It's equally unclear when these new items could go live in the game, but it's likely going to be spread out over the next few days and possibly weeks, both as items you can obtain from the shop and those perhaps higher up the new Season 5 Battle Pass. (more...)
Windows 10 Redstone 5 Build 17713 ISO images (3rd Party) now available Windows 10 Redstone 5 Build 17713 ISO images (3rd Party) now available
- July 12, 2018

If you're on the oldest supported version of Windows, Windows 7 SP1 (or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1), you'll get KB4338818. Additionally, you no longer need to set the container's host name to be the same as the gMSA. Security updates to Internet Explorer, Windows apps, Windows graphics, Windows Shell, Windows datacenter networking, Windows wireless networking, and Windows virtualization. (more...)
Nintendo reportedly rolling out new, more hack-resistant Switch hardware Nintendo reportedly rolling out new, more hack-resistant Switch hardware
- July 12, 2018

The vulnerability was discovered by hacker Katherine Temkin and the hacking group ReSwitched. Patching these hardware security flaws - particularly the "f-g" exploit - has been a long time coming for Nintendo following their exposure late previous year. (more...)
Mercedes-AMG plans 718 Cayman rival Mercedes-AMG plans 718 Cayman rival
- July 12, 2018

According to Autocar , a new compact sports auto that would be designed and marketed as a standalone Mercedes-AMG product, is under consideration and now in conceptual stage. By comparison, today's 718 Cayman is sold with a base turbo 2.0-litre flat four developing 300bhp and a turbo 2.5-litre flat four with 350bhp in standard guise and 365bhp in the existing top-of- the-line Cayman GTS. (more...)
Bentley Mulsanne WO Edition pays homage to founder's 1930 8 Litre Bentley Mulsanne WO Edition pays homage to founder's 1930 8 Litre
- July 12, 2018

The Mulsanne W.O Edition is being produced in up to 100 examples by Bentley's coachbuilding division, Mulliner, and features several unique parts that are nods to the design of the company founder's 1930 8 Litre grand tourer. An inscription sits just below this, detailing the significance of this piece of Bentley history. 100 will be built, with deliveries commencing in 2019 following the car's public debut at Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in August. (more...)
Sony's latest design hits mid-range phones on the Xperia XA2 Plus Sony's latest design hits mid-range phones on the Xperia XA2 Plus
- July 12, 2018

The Xperia XA2 Plus is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 630 octa-core mobile processor alongside either 4GB or 6GB of RAM and 32GB or 64GB of local storage (expandable via microSD card slot). The XA2 Plus will come in Black, Silver, Gold and Green when it commences its rollout next month. The 23-megapixel Exmor RS camera at back can record 4K videos while the 8-megapixel selfie camera has a 120-degree view to grab more people in frame. (more...)
Microsoft unveils 10-inch Surface Go - Hardware Microsoft unveils 10-inch Surface Go - Hardware
- July 12, 2018

As for specs, the Surface Go is powered by an Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y processor - a fanless dual-core processor running at 1.6GHz with a 4.5W TDP. The base version of the Surface Go will come with 4GB of LPDDR3-1866 memory and 64GB of eMMC storage. (more...)
Chrome's method of protecting against Spectre uses more RAM Chrome's method of protecting against Spectre uses more RAM
- July 12, 2018

As a result, Chrome can rely on the operating system to prevent attacks between processes, and thus, between sites", Google explains . As long as you see the subframe processes, Site Isolation is enabled on your system. "This means all navigations to cross-site documents cause a tab to switch processes". This also means that all iframes on a page (generally for ads) are put into a separate process than the parent frame, further increasing memory usage, but increasing security at the ... (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 looks bold in blue and yellow promo leak Samsung Galaxy Note 9 looks bold in blue and yellow promo leak
- July 12, 2018

We're expecting the bare minimum external changes on the device, save for this that are necessitated either due to a usage issue or hardware constraints. We've seen the press invitation and heard numerous rumors and speculations. It's expected that the S-Pen will receive several upgrades that will allow it to control the Galaxy Note 9's functions and aid business users. (more...)
Aston Martin V8 Cygnet unleashed at Goodwood with 430bhp Aston Martin V8 Cygnet unleashed at Goodwood with 430bhp
- July 12, 2018

In what might be the most freaky example of a factory customer commission yet, Q by Aston Martin has revealed details of a weird and wonderful V8-powered Cygnet. From the outside, the auto is still recognisably a Cygnet with just a black mesh grille and large wheel arches to accommodate the 19-inch alloy wheels. (more...)