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Xiaomi unveils Mi AirDots Youth Edition, $30 truly wireless earbuds Xiaomi unveils Mi AirDots Youth Edition, $30 truly wireless earbuds
- November 08, 2018

Last but not least, "special 7.2mm three magnetic coils" chamber is supposed to take care of the deeper lows for an improved audio experience. Just in time, Xiaomi outs the so-called AirDots . The AirDots do not feature a long stem, such as that found on Apple's AirPods . I'd be surprised if they didn't make their way to the United States and Europe, though. (more...)
Fossil Sport comes with Snapdragon Wear 3100 to extend battery life Fossil Sport comes with Snapdragon Wear 3100 to extend battery life
- November 08, 2018

Fossil Sport seems to have a few things going for it: It's not too expensive at $255 (about £200 or AU$350), it claims to be the lightest Wear OS watch and it has lots of extras. It's also running the revamped Wear OS that just started rolling out in September . It comes with standard 18mm or 22mm watch straps and the watch itself comes in 41mm and 43mm sizes. (more...)
Nintendo to Remove Native American References From ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ Nintendo to Remove Native American References From ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’
- November 08, 2018

Ultimate demos, first discovered by Chase on Twitter and later confirmed by Best Buy themselves. The controversy centres around the "retro" character of Mr. Mr. Game and Watch using the attack. They also apologized for not catching the character's original design. Ultimate's DLC line-up is now complete. (more...)
BioWare Teases the Future of ‘Mass Effect’ On N7 Day BioWare Teases the Future of ‘Mass Effect’ On N7 Day
- November 08, 2018

It's been more than 10 years since we were introduced to the magnificent world and characters of BioWare's Mass Effect series. Today is November the 7th, otherwise known as N7 Day among Mass Effect fans where they celebrate the Mass Effect franchise and Bioware releases some new information on the sci-fi universe that started in 2007. (more...)
Facebook Messenger's new Unsend messages option gets confirmed Facebook Messenger's new Unsend messages option gets confirmed
- November 08, 2018

At least, that's how its worked for users whose name isn't Mark Zuckerberg. "Remove a message from a chat thread after it's been sent". Facebook didn't announce the feature yet, but The Verge spotted it in the "coming soon" section of the release notes from Messenger for iPhone version 191 .0. (more...)
First glimpse at new Porsche 911 First glimpse at new Porsche 911
- November 08, 2018

In this frigid environment, Porsche tested the vehicle's cold start capabilities, heating and air conditioning, traction on snow and ice, handling and breaking, and control systems response. They have also endured traffic jams in major cities (including San Francisco, Arizona, and Munich) and also have been tested on the race tracks (which we presume to be the Nurburgring ). (more...)
3 'Final Fantasy XV' DLC cancelled as director leaves company 3 'Final Fantasy XV' DLC cancelled as director leaves company
- November 08, 2018

Of four planned DLC episodes, only Ardyn remains in development and will be released in March 2019, while Aranea, Lunafreye and Noctis have all been cancelled. Earlier this year, Square Enix formed a new AAA development studio known as Luminous Studios, moving Tabata and a large portion of the Final Fantasy XV development team over. (more...)
Red Dead Online Beta to Arrive 'Towards the End' of November Red Dead Online Beta to Arrive 'Towards the End' of November
- November 08, 2018

It's now sold over 17 million units worldwide. The most infamous have been from YouTuber Shirrako , who posted such charmingly named videos as " Red Dead Redemption 2 - Beating up annoying feminist" and " Red Dead Redemption 2 - Deporting A Mexican". (more...)
Telecom IoT Market 2018-2023 with Strategic Trends Growth, Revenue Telecom IoT Market 2018-2023 with Strategic Trends Growth, Revenue
- November 08, 2018

The Internet of Things (IoT) Fleet Management Market study is predicated on two components, specially, Internet of Things (IoT) Fleet Management Market primary analysis and outstanding secondary analysis. By doing so, the research report serves as a repository of analysis and information for every facet of the market , including but not limited to: Regional markets , technology, types , and applications . (more...)
Soon, you’ll have 10 minutes to ‘unsend’ a Facebook message
- November 08, 2018

But we do know the feature has been in the works since back in April, having been first spotted in testing last month. As Facebook writes, the feature may be useful "If you accidentally send the wrong photo, incorrect information, or message the wrong thread". (more...)
'Assassin's Creed Odyssey' Level Cap Is Being Increased 'Assassin's Creed Odyssey' Level Cap Is Being Increased
- November 07, 2018

If it's quests you're after, The Lost Tales of Greece might be up your street. There's a good variety of questing here, and once you have reached episode five they will show up as yellow side quests on your map, so there is no rush to complete them. (more...)
It Sounds Like PUBG Is Coming To PS4 In December It Sounds Like PUBG Is Coming To PS4 In December
- November 07, 2018

Konami's Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 and Bluehole's battle royale game PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds are now free on Xbox One . Typically games are not assigned these codes until release is imminent. A December release would mean that the one-year exclusivity deal many suspected Microsoft had inked with PUBG Corp.is indeed true. But now that the game is now officially out on Xbox One it can now be launched on other console platforms, meaning PS4. (more...)
Worldwide web inventor wants new 'contract' to make internet safe Worldwide web inventor wants new 'contract' to make internet safe
- November 07, 2018

Berners-Lee, 63, wants governments, companies and citizens to iron out a "complete contract" for the web by May 2019, the date by which 50 percent of the world will be online for the first time. "If you sign up to the principles, you can't do censorship", said Berners-Lee. One of the early signatories to the contract, Facebook, has been fined by the Information Commissioner's Office for its part in the Cambridge Analytica scandal; has faced threats from the European Union for taking ... (more...)
7-Eleven Launching Customer Self-Checkout 11/05/2018 7-Eleven Launching Customer Self-Checkout 11/05/2018
- November 07, 2018

The feature is integrated within the brand's 7Rewards loyalty program, enabling customers to earn and redeem any available points or coupons as part of their transaction. "We are ready to adapt to the changing consumer patterns and changing demands of the consumer". The news from 7-Eleven comes a week after Sam's Club announced it was opening a cashier-less store in Dallas, called Sam's Club Now. (more...)
'Red Dead Redemption 2' Missing Characters Bug Fix In the Works 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Missing Characters Bug Fix In the Works
- November 07, 2018

This means that they will be able to collect and carry more items at a time without having to make constant trips to the camp tithing box or General Stores to offload their extra supplies. The developer says it is "aware of the issue" and that it's now working towards a fix, which will be included in the next patch for the game. Players will have to complete the " Polite society, Valentine Style " mission without using the Retry Checkpoint, if you fail any part of the mission then you'll have ... (more...)
Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime now receiving Android Oreo update Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime now receiving Android Oreo update
- November 07, 2018

The flagship Samsung Galaxy Note9 officially comes in Midnight Black, Metallic Copper, Ocean Blue (with yellow S Pen) and Arctic Silver. Samsung Galaxy S10 is reportedly going to make its first public debut by the first phase of the next year. (more...)
Nokia 9 leaks out boasting five rear cameras Nokia 9 leaks out boasting five rear cameras
- November 07, 2018

It's unclear what exactly any of the five cameras are for, but some other rumored specs for the device are discussed, such as a possible 5.9-inch QHD display and a fingerprint reader under the screen. This all has just changed in a flash as a new report from 91mobiles has just acquired access to leaked images of a Nokia flagship which is allegedly the Nokia 9. (more...)
Ingress Prime is out right now on Android Ingress Prime is out right now on Android
- November 07, 2018

With GO now almost two-and-a-half years into its lifespan, Niantic has been able to return some of its focus to its own IP. Now, Ingress is getting a new lease on life through the launch of Ingress Prime . Although we do not cover Ingress regularly on the Hub, we do cover it to some extent on Metahub, our sister website, where you can get all the latest leaks and information about Ingress Prime . (more...)
OnePlus 6T launched in India starting at Rs. 37999 for 6GB/128GB OnePlus 6T launched in India starting at Rs. 37999 for 6GB/128GB
- November 07, 2018

The display is a 6.41-inch AMOLED screen with a Full HD+ resolution (2340×1080 pixels) that goes up to 600 nits. The feature in question is the relocation of the fingerprint scanner from the back of the handset to its front, specifically located on the bottom part of the OnePlus 6T's screen. (more...)
Google working on update to fix Pixel 3 memory management issues Google working on update to fix Pixel 3 memory management issues
- November 06, 2018

It's probably wise not to expect the Pixel 3 and 3 XL to become multitasking powerhouses overnight, but at the very least, Google should be able to find a way to allow music streaming apps to work in the background while users snap a few pics. (more...)
Intel Announces 48-Core Cascade Lake Xeon CPUs With 12 Memory Channels Intel Announces 48-Core Cascade Lake Xeon CPUs With 12 Memory Channels
- November 06, 2018

Like standard Cascade Lake, Cascade Lake AP will feature support for Intel Optane Persistent Memory DIMMs and the hardware-level fixes for problems like Spectre and Meltdown. 'The addition of Cascade Lake advanced performance CPUs and Xeon E-2100 processors to our Intel Xeon processor line-up once again demonstrates our commitment to delivering performance-optimised solutions to a wide range of customers. (more...)
Working ASUS ZenFone 6 Prototype Leaks With Oddly-Positioned Notch Working ASUS ZenFone 6 Prototype Leaks With Oddly-Positioned Notch
- November 06, 2018

The device will be made out of metal and glass, as expected, and it will sport a rear-facing fingerprint scanner, even though it may not seem like it at first. The ZenFone 6 will likely be a pretty typical mid-range Android phone whenever it's released, but it'll be interesting to hear Asus's reasoning for this notch placement. (more...)
Chrome 71 to remove persistent abusive ads Chrome 71 to remove persistent abusive ads
- November 06, 2018

Hidden Ad Click Areas When web sites utilize hidden background or non-visible elements that when clicked on lead to an advertisement or landing page. In July, Google released Chrome 68 and introduced the ability to prevent sites from opening new tabs or windows if it found them to be serving abusive experiences as well. (more...)
Diablo 4 Announcement Reportedly Pulled From BlizzCon 2018 Diablo 4 Announcement Reportedly Pulled From BlizzCon 2018
- November 06, 2018

Diablo Immortal was the only Diablo announcement at BlizzCon , and to put it mildly, many fans have responded negatively. There were a few reasons for the controversy, but the driving factor was that the company's sole Diablo announcement was a game that appeared to be made for a very different audience than hardcore Diablo fans. (more...)
US Supreme Court ends fight over Obama-era net neutrality rules US Supreme Court ends fight over Obama-era net neutrality rules
- November 06, 2018

The court on Monday rejected appeals from the telecommunications industry seeking to throw out a lower court ruling in favor of the "net neutrality" rules. Kavanaugh dissented from the ruling upholding net neutrality rules in 2017, arguing that the rules violate the First Amendment rights of Internet service providers by preventing them from "exercising editorial control" over Internet content. (more...)