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Leaked Nokia 7.1 Plus (X7) renders show a notch, dual Zeiss camera
- September 20, 2018

The Flipkart listing has confirmed that the Nokia 5.1 Plus will be a Flipkart exclusive device in India. The landing page indicates that the smartphone will be available exclusively on Flipkart alongside Nokia's online store. Here we are with the Nokia 5.1 Plus unboxing and side-by-side design and build quality comparison vs Nokia 6 .1 Plus. Storage on the handset is expandable via microSD card (up to 400GB). (more...)
And Now Devil May Cry 5 Has The Mega Man Buster And Now Devil May Cry 5 Has The Mega Man Buster
- September 20, 2018

The trailer ends with a tease of the third playable character, V. Though we don't get to see gameplay of the new character, he looks pretty punk. It also announced the deluxe edition of the game will include some exclusive Devil Breakers, including one that eats pasta and the iconic Mega Buster as seen in the trailer below. (more...)
TGS 2018: 'No Plans' for Vita Successor, Says Sony TGS 2018: 'No Plans' for Vita Successor, Says Sony
- September 20, 2018

Sony will reportedly cease production of its PlayStation Vita in Japan in 2019. From there, shipping will end. This marks eight years of the PS Vita's life since it was launched back in 2011. With handheld gaming so clearly dominated by mobile and the Nintendo Switch, it's easy to forget the hold Sony once had on the market. Oda also revealed that the 20 games on PlayStation Classic , which was announced Wednesday , will differ between Japan and western regions. (more...)
Huawei Kirin 980 demo by TechNave.com - Gaming Performance and Camera Huawei Kirin 980 demo by TechNave.com - Gaming Performance and Camera
- September 20, 2018

The video shows a Huawei Mate 20 equipped not only with a powerhouse hardware spec including the fastest mobile CPU in the world, the Kirin 980 , along with 8GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage, but also Huawei's "something new" square rear camera array . (more...)
Apple iOS 12 with new tools now available Apple iOS 12 with new tools now available
- September 20, 2018

This is simply not possible now, but 9to5Mac spotted a new daemon in iOS 12 beta 1 called avatarsd , with further clues leading to the belief that this will allow iCloud syncing of Memoji faces. This means the app is being updated to teach users how to use the new gestures on a new model of iPad to be released this fall. But there's still no word as to how Apple will implement Face ID on the upcoming tablets. (more...)
Sony plays the nostalgia card with the PlayStation Classic Sony plays the nostalgia card with the PlayStation Classic
- September 20, 2018

Following in the footsteps of Nintendo and its phenomenally popular NES and SNES "Classic Mini" consoles, the PlayStation Classic is an adorable shrunk down version of the original machine which connects to modern TVs via HDMI and is powered by USB. (more...)
Nokia 9 penta-lens flagship smartphone delayed until 2019 - Mobile Phones Nokia 9 penta-lens flagship smartphone delayed until 2019 - Mobile Phones
- September 20, 2018

Tipster Nokia aNew has distributed a progression of tweets exposing inside choices inside HMD Global . The story is that HMD Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas decided that the Nokia 9 required further refinement before it got released, and this has pushed the timeline to early 2019. (more...)
New Mercedes-AMG A35 revealed! The baby AMG is here… New Mercedes-AMG A35 revealed! The baby AMG is here…
- September 20, 2018

The result is a sprint from zero to 100 km/h in a claimed 4,7 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h. The discs are internally ventilated and perforated, too. AMG Ride Control adds a McPherson suspension strut for the front axle with a four-link setup at the rear. Various AMG decorations mark out the cabin, while the command centre is the recently-introduced "artificial intelligence" MBUX infotainment system built into a wide-screen cockpit layout as per regular A-Class hatches. (more...)
Machines will do more tasks than humans by 2025: WEF Machines will do more tasks than humans by 2025: WEF
- September 20, 2018

Businesses are to expand use of contractors for task-specialized work, engage workers in more flexible arrangements, utilize remote staffing, and change up locations to get access to the right talent. However, in terms of overall numbers of new jobs, the outlook is positive. "A lot of these new jobs will be centred around understanding and managing the technology, as the limitations of machine learning means it needs human wisdom to guide it". (more...)
OnePlus is coming for cordcutters next with a 4K smart TV OnePlus is coming for cordcutters next with a 4K smart TV
- September 20, 2018

OnePlus CEO Pete Lau , in a blog post on the company's official online forums, revealed that the OnePlus TV is in the works. Lau lists four environments for which users need to stay connected: the home, the workplace, the commute and being on-the-move. (more...)
Jack Ma makes a grim prediction about US-China trade war
- September 20, 2018

The billionaire owner of China´s largest online shopping portal made the headline-grabbing promise to Donald Trump a year ago, as Beijing courted the then-newly elected president. This week, Mr Trump said he would press ahead with 10 per cent levies on US$200 billion (S$273 billion) of imports - on top of US$50 billion already targeted - prompting Beijing to target another US$60 billion of USA goods with 5 to 10 per cent taxes. (more...)
OnePlus confirms OnePlus 6T to launch soon OnePlus confirms OnePlus 6T to launch soon
- September 20, 2018

Amazon India on Wednesday launched a new web page dedicated for the much-awaited OnePlus 6T smartphone. In the ad, Indian celebrity Amitabh Bachchan says, "What if I told you there was a cooler way to unlock your phone?" He then holds up the OnePlus 6T - of which you can see the top rear portion only - and says, "The new OnePlus 6T is coming". (more...)
Nintendo Switch games just got a huge advantage for multi-console owners Nintendo Switch games just got a huge advantage for multi-console owners
- September 20, 2018

Realizing that you can play games across multiple consoles is definitely exciting, but of course, there are a few exceptions. You can only have one primary console at a time, and when you add your Nintendo Account to other consoles, they won't be activated as your primary one unless you've already deactivated your main Switch. (more...)
Sega Mega Drive Mini delayed to 2019 Sega Mega Drive Mini delayed to 2019
- September 20, 2018

According to Gematsu , the Sega Mega Drive Mini now has a 2019 release date in all regions. Sega-Sammy Holdings Inc.'s President and CEO Haruki Satomi stated that the "Mega Drive Mini" will be different from an "overseas version" now on sale. (more...)
PUBG has been rated for PS4 in Korea PUBG has been rated for PS4 in Korea
- September 20, 2018

As of earlier today, the Korean Ratings Board has listed PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on its site with a console designation of the PS4. The game has been a console exclusive on Xbox One since it launched previous year, whilst PlayStation has had the incredibly popular H1Z1. (more...)
The cube has entered Loot Lake — FORTNITE CUBE WATCH The cube has entered Loot Lake — FORTNITE CUBE WATCH
- September 20, 2018

Today it finally took a much anticipated plunge into Loot Lake-and disappeared. If some of the recent leaks are true, this is where the cube will activate for the last time. After going through Tilted Towers and destroying the recently-constructed building, the object is now on the docks of Loot Lake, between two factories. (more...)
Red Dead Online Announced, Launching November 2018 Red Dead Online Announced, Launching November 2018
- September 20, 2018

Rockstar has announced that Red Dead Online will be coming to Red Dead Redemption 2 post-launch, starting with a public beta in which you'll be able to explore the game's expansive open world in a connected multiplayer experience. Now we've got our first look at what that service entails with our first look at the Red Dead Online beta and what that means for players. We vaguely plan to stagger the updates of both games so that players can switch between the two, but our development ... (more...)
Google accidentally remotely turned on battery saver for many Android Pie devices Google accidentally remotely turned on battery saver for many Android Pie devices
- September 20, 2018

Who, or what, was to blame? What's even more surprising is that Google was behind it. Importantly, battery saving mode changes the way your phone works in order to (you guessed it) preserve battery life. We have reset the default settings and you do not have to reconfigure as you see fit. "Please configure to your liking". The fact this was an internal experiment that got pushed out to a number of users by accident is worrying, despite being only a minor change. (more...)
Android Emergency Location Service Launches in the US Android Emergency Location Service Launches in the US
- September 19, 2018

Google is launching Emergency Location Services (ELS ) with Android in the USA, and T-Mobile is a partner in the launch. ELS on Android in the United States is rolling out now. And in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Google is partnering with West to bring ELS to that region. For example, in New Zealand, a caller was riding along on the highway when they saw a fire. (more...)
Withing's new Steel HR Sport is a hybrid fitness watch with Global Positioning System Withing's new Steel HR Sport is a hybrid fitness watch with Global Positioning System
- September 19, 2018

Fret not if youre now wearing the Steel HR , as Withings support site states that it will be bringing out the multi-sport feature and connected Global Positioning System to all Steel HR watches. Earning the watch its title, there's support for 30 different activities, including yoga, volleyball, rowing, boxing, ice skiing and hockey. Connected GPS relies on you bringing along your smartphone to map your session and track distance, elevation, and pace. (more...)
Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi And Google Join Forces For Next-Gen Infotainment System Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi And Google Join Forces For Next-Gen Infotainment System
- September 19, 2018

However, the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi announcement may cause competitors to rethink costly standalone tech strategies, increasing pressure on their suppliers. The first Android-equipped vehicles will launch in 2021, the alliance said on Tuesday, without disclosing any of the partnership's financial terms. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition price, specifications, features, comparison Xiaomi Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition price, specifications, features, comparison
- September 19, 2018

Screen: The Mi 8 Lite comes with a 6.26-inch FHD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio. Alongside the Screen Fingerprint Edition, another variant of the Mi 8 was launched called the Mi 8 Youth Edition-a stripped down version of the Mi 8 with a Snapdragon 660 SoC and flashy two-colour gradient back. (more...)
Mozilla’s new Firefox Reality browser brings the web to your VR headset Mozilla’s new Firefox Reality browser brings the web to your VR headset
- September 19, 2018

The free new app is a browser focussed upon the VR, AR and MR experience, and fitting web browsing and interactivity into this space in an intuitive and fluid way. According to Andre Vrignaud , Head of Mixed Reality Platform Strategy at Mozilla, designed Firefox Reality forced him and his team to "rethink everything, including navigation, text-input, environments, search and more" when designing the VR web browser. (more...)
Sony unveils the PlayStation Classic mini console - Hardware Sony unveils the PlayStation Classic mini console - Hardware
- September 19, 2018

It is 45 percent smaller on the sides and 80 percent smaller in volume than the original console. Joining the bandwagon of retro game consoles, Sony has launched the PlayStation Classic . The PlayStation Classic will go on sale for $100 on December 3. PlayStation had a dedicated following in its time, so many fans will likely want to get this remaster of the PlayStation that started it all. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 details frontier, cities, and towns Red Dead Redemption 2 details frontier, cities, and towns
- September 19, 2018

From Valentine, a town looks to be the home of every cowboy cliche, with ranchers, gamblers, outlaws and cowboys, all looking to make some quick cash and move on, to Annesburg, a poor mining town with a high death count and little room for comfort; each area has its own unique look. (more...)