IT&Software


Honor V20 with 48-megapixel rear camera launched: Price, specifications, features
- December 26, 2018

The phone offers a screen-to-body-ratio of 91.82%. In addition, there is also a 3D time-of-flight camera (ToF camera) which will not assist in photography, but would enable 3D body shaping which can be utilised in features such as slimming. (more...)
Apple’s iOS 12.1.2 update is reportedly breaking some core iPhone features Apple’s iOS 12.1.2 update is reportedly breaking some core iPhone features
- December 26, 2018

The basic functionality that I am talking about here includes cellular data connectivity , Wi-Fi connectivity, and even the ability to make phone calls and sent messages. However, it now emerges that instead of fixing the connectivity in one region, the latest iOS update has started causing cellular data problems for users across the globe. (more...)
Apple Removes App Claiming Homosexuality Is 'Sin' Apple Removes App Claiming Homosexuality Is 'Sin'
- December 26, 2018

LGBT+ organisation Truth Wins Out , which campaigns against anti-gay religious extremism, had thanked Apple on Friday (December 21) for taking down the "pray the gay away" app. The software promoted a U.S. religious group that says homosexual practice is sinful and that its members should help "call up" others to their natural-born "biblical gender". (more...)
Microsoft is working on webcams for Xbox and Windows Microsoft is working on webcams for Xbox and Windows
- December 26, 2018

A rumor has been making the rounds recently that Microsoft is working on developing new webcams and that they will have integrated Windows functionality. This has not been possible since the Kinect program had been shut down a year ago. Kinect differed from the Wii in that it had no peripherals required, just that a camera be mounted at some considerable distance to capture the players' motion. (more...)
With Samsung One UI, the selfies will be even better
- December 26, 2018

As mentioned above, Samsung has already begun rolling out the Pie update for Galaxy S9 duo. What's important to notice is that Samsung seems to have accelerated its Android update program, and its customers can only hope it lasts. The Galaxy S9 and S9 + were originally scheduled to get Android Pie in January 2019 but it has been reported that the final stable version is now available for users in Germany. (more...)
Android 9 Pie is coming to Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Android 9 Pie is coming to Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro
- December 25, 2018

In the camera department, the Xiaomi Mi 6 is equipped with a dual rear camera setup. However, even after being an Android One device, updates for the handset did not come as quickly for the Mi A1 as most owners expected. Later, it got an upgrade to MIUI 10 based on Android 8 .1 Oreo, and is still awaiting the latest Android Pie update. A new thread regarding this update is available on MIUI Forums where the super moderator has stated that the update rollout began in Hong Kong, last ... (more...)
Huawei ships over 200 mln smartphones in 2018 Huawei ships over 200 mln smartphones in 2018
- December 25, 2018

The case maker Olixar has revealed multiple cases for the upcoming Huawei P30 Pro, which is now up for pre-order on MobileFun website. According to a report by XDA-Developers, only three of the four cameras on the Huawei P30 Pro will be used for taking photos. (more...)
Let’s hope that Samsung sticks to its Android 9 Pie update roadmap Let’s hope that Samsung sticks to its Android 9 Pie update roadmap
- December 25, 2018

Spotted by SamMobile , the timeframes for these updates are mentioned by the South Korean company in the Samsung Members app, but there's no word on which region will get it first. However, older flagships like Galaxy S8 , S8+ and Note 8 will have to wait until March 2019. After launching the Mate 20 Pro only a few months ago, a phone that trumps all 2018 Android flagships when it comes to specs and new features, Huawei is working on the P30 series, the successor to last year's P20 line. (more...)
Xiaomi teases 'new' Poco F1 launch in India: Price, Specs and more Xiaomi teases 'new' Poco F1 launch in India: Price, Specs and more
- December 25, 2018

Xiaomi earlier this year took everyone by surprise when it launched the Poco F1 smartphone in India. It is the most expensive variant of the POCO F1 which comes with 8 GB RAM and 256 GB storage. The phone runs on Android 9 Pie with custom MIUI 10 skin on top. Poco F1 has a dual camera setup with a 12 MP Sony IMX363 sensor with a f/1.9 aperture and a 5 MP depth sensor. (more...)
Xiaomi Mint browser launched with voice search, dark mode and more Xiaomi Mint browser launched with voice search, dark mode and more
- December 25, 2018

If you're looking for a new browser for your Android phone , one that won't tax your storage and still runs quickly, you might consider Xiaomi's new Mint Browser. Xiaomi's Mint Browser welcomes you with a homepage that shows a list of pre-selected websites. The browser also lets users add their favourite websites by tapping the Add button at the top of the page. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Play with waterdrop notch, dual rear cameras launched: Price, specifications Xiaomi Mi Play with waterdrop notch, dual rear cameras launched: Price, specifications
- December 25, 2018

Moreover, the smartphones will also not get MIUI 11 update. True to its promise, Xiaomi today has officially launched another new phone in the form of Mi Play . That's quite affordable considering it comes with free data for 12-months. There's a 3000mAh battery inside with 5V2A charging and micro-USB compatibility. (more...)
Fallout 76 Owners To Receive 'Fallout Classic' Bundle in January Fallout 76 Owners To Receive 'Fallout Classic' Bundle in January
- December 25, 2018

The publisher has been banning Fallout 76 players from the game for using third-party mods to make the game more enjoyable. Fallout 76 is now available for PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Do these free games appease you? Are you happy to receive the Fallout Classic Collection? It's a much less fast-paced experience, for those who don't want the stress of fumbling with their weapon while being charged by a super mutant. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S10 release date Samsung Galaxy S10 release date
- December 24, 2018

According to a new leak, the Korean tech giant is working on an upper mid-range Galaxy A10 with an in-display fingerprint sensor and that this phone could possibly launch before Galaxy S10 . It's likely that Samsung Galaxy A10 may debut before the company's flagship phones. This could be a part of that move where the organization may attempt Huawei, Xiaomi and OnePlus, with a mid-range gadget that has both an in-display fingerprint sensor and an wonderful processor to back it up. (more...)
PUBG Mobile Vikendi map now available- How to download PUBG Mobile Vikendi map now available- How to download
- December 23, 2018

This latest content update arrives just after Tencent Games and PUBG Corporation announced that PUBG MOBILE has surpassed 30 million concurrent users and 200 million downloads worldwide, excluding China. Collect bells from all Classic mode matches and exchange them for rewards at the event center! - Added Lucky Treasure, a feature that gives players a chance to get upgradable weapon finish Glacier - M416 when they finish daily missions. (more...)
Glitter bomb creator admits elements of his viral video have been pretend Glitter bomb creator admits elements of his viral video have been pretend
- December 23, 2018

Rober said he would offer financial compensation for successful recoveries of the package. Rober, who could not immediately be reached for comment on Saturday morning, claimed that the recorded reactions when packages were taken from his own house were legitimate, but that he could understand if people have doubts about the entire video . (more...)
The Walking Dead: The Final Season heading to Epic store The Walking Dead: The Final Season heading to Epic store
- December 23, 2018

Skybound Games is a division of Skybound Entertainment that publishes video games and tabletop games, focusing on unique and exceptional independently developed IP. Skybound owner and The Walking Dead creator, Robert Kirkman, gathered most of the game's original development team, appropriately naming themselves "Still Not Bitten", to produce the final episodes. (more...)
Google Releases Chrome Canvas - A Browser App For Drawing Doodles Google Releases Chrome Canvas - A Browser App For Drawing Doodles
- December 23, 2018

What's more, drawings will automatically store on your Google Account, so if you ever need to remind yourself of that stupid hot dog sketch you put together, it's a few clicks away. The app works amazingly and it can be easily accessed. Google is always rolling out interesting new web apps for their users to test out. Google Chromebook, however, gets a dedicated app for this. (more...)
Qualcomm aims to ban sales of Apple's flagship phones in China Qualcomm aims to ban sales of Apple's flagship phones in China
- December 23, 2018

There has been an ongoing patent dispute between Qualcomm , chipmaker manufacturer and Apple, manufacturer of iPhones, for some time now. Apple claims it has found a software solution to the court injunction which recently banned some of its older iPhones from being sold in China . (more...)
Google Lost The Mobile Camera Crown With Pixel 3, Experts Say Google Lost The Mobile Camera Crown With Pixel 3, Experts Say
- December 22, 2018

From what we have seen the Pixel 3 can take some awesome photos, although the Huawei Mate 20 Pro still takes the cake for us. For a bit of context, this particular issue cropped up when using the camera via a third-party app on a Pixel 3 or 3 XL (and potentially some older Pixel devices). (more...)
Apple Reportedly Prepping New iPad mini, 10-Inch iPad for 2019 Apple Reportedly Prepping New iPad mini, 10-Inch iPad for 2019
- December 22, 2018

Owners of newly opened iPad Pros who see a bend could attempt to take advantage of Apple's return policy and trade in the device until they get a sufficiently flat one. Apple confirmed to The Verge that its 2018 iPad Pros have been shipping with a bend in the aluminum chassis. We've carefully engineered it and every part of the manufacturing process is precisely measured and controlled. (more...)
Halo-Themed Prosthetic Arm Releasing Next Year Halo-Themed Prosthetic Arm Releasing Next Year
- December 22, 2018

Thanks to a collaboration between the gaming studios and Limbitless Solutions , a nonprofit specializing in bionics and prosthetics, a new batch of fully functioning synthetic limbs created to mimic the look and feel of 343 Industries' Halo series, as well as Riot Games' League of Legends , will soon be helping kids negotiate life in a truly unique way. (more...)
Call of Duty Call of Duty
- December 21, 2018

The exciting news for Black Ops Pass owners is the arrival of a new Zombies adventure featuring a star-studded Hollywood cast. Also exclusive to PS4 for a week are Contraband Stashes in Blackout . Starting today we've unlocked all Specialist characters in Blackout without requiring players to track down and complete their Character Missions, to ensure all players can play as the Specialist of their choice. (more...)
Windows Sandbox lets you run untrusted software without compromising your PC Windows Sandbox lets you run untrusted software without compromising your PC
- December 21, 2018

Due to roll out soon to all Windows 10 users, the free app known simply as Office provides a gateway through which you can access and open all your Microsoft Office programs and files. Once you close the sandbox down all files and its state are permanently deleted, adds Microsoft. In November, IE accounted for just 9.6 per cent of global browser user share, as measured by analytics vendor Net Applications, and approximately 11 per cent of all Windows PCs. (more...)
Microsoft intern claims Google tried to sabotage Edge browser, Google issues denial Microsoft intern claims Google tried to sabotage Edge browser, Google issues denial
- December 21, 2018

What's important to know is that registering today doesn't provide you with a download link, but only adds your name to the list of beta testers that will receive the preview build of the new Microsoft Edge when it launches sometime next year. (more...)
Sprint and T-Mobile merger approved by national security council Sprint and T-Mobile merger approved by national security council
- December 21, 2018

According to Reuters , a USA security council is expected to approve the merger of T-Mobile and Sprint , on one condition - the combined carrier can't use networking equipment from Huawei. Deutsche Telekom, based in Bonn, would own 42 percent of the new company, while Tokyo-based SoftBank would own 27 percent. The parties have an agreement in principle with Cfius, with final details still to be worked out, said one of the people. (more...)