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Electronics Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Multiplayer Beta Trailer Teases Battle Royale
Author: 0 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Multiplayer Beta Trailer Teases Battle Royale

Although, pre-loading the game would not let you flock into the game to test out things since trying to load up the beta only takes you to the game's start menu, any attempt to go further will give you an error. A teaser trailer has also been released showing us what's in store. The new trailer also provides Call of Duty fans with a sneak peek at the much-anticipated Blackout, Treyarch's brand new battle royale-style game mode.

Electronics Google Maps location got a new update
Author: 0 Google Maps location got a new update

Even though it is a potentially useful feature, Google was not the innovator of this idea. If you're not using this Google Maps feature already, it's easy enough to set up. Thoughts about the new battery indicator feature? Google Maps India team is now working with the Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs to take the next step.

Electronics NES Classic Was The Biggest Console Seller In June
Author: 0 NES Classic Was The Biggest Console Seller In June

Nintendo's SNES Classic was also the overall top unit selling hardware platform in the United States in September when it first debuted in stores. Make it so Nintendo. The miniature version of the 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment System was June 2018's best-selling console in terms of numbers sold, even edging out its own modern counterpart, the Nintendo Switch.

Electronics Google may Announce the Android P Officially on 20th August
Author: 0 Google may Announce the Android P Officially on 20th August

Evan Blass , a famous tipster's tweet on August 2 possibly suggested Google's plans for the new version of the software. He has posted an image of a calendar that has written P on the date August 20 . Since then, we've seen five developer previews and four betas for a bunch of devices. The aim, it seems, is to speed up the adoption of new Android versions and help squash bugs, to get around the issue that Android faces with updates.

Electronics BlackBerry Evolve and Evolve X boast dual rear cameras, face unlock
Author: 0 BlackBerry Evolve and Evolve X boast dual rear cameras, face unlock

Contrary to rumors, the apparatus has not received a hardware keyboard, but there is no monopoly, although the thickness of the upper frame is minimal. BlackBerry has taken a number of steps, including adopting the Android platform for powering its phones in attempts to re-capture its position. Earlier this year , we heard some rumblings about a new full-touch BlackBerry phone that would be India .

Electronics Massively parents hire Tutors for video games
Author: 0 Massively parents hire Tutors for video games

It's the hottest video game in the world right now with millions of people (mostly kids ) playing the game, and tons of them watching other people play the game on popular streaming sites like YouTube and Twitch. Fortnite has taken the world by storm since it was released in 2017 - and now boasts over 125million players worldwide. Fortnite fans are going the extra distance to win battles and prove they are in the top of their class.

Author: 0 Fortnite Mobile Won't Be Available on Google Play Store, EPIC Reveals Why

Fortnite Battle Royale has become a global hit and has more than 125 million players worldwide. Players will instead have to use a separate installer provided by Epic to download the game directly from the Fortnite website. Now, we asked in full recognition that Android has been left behind by Fortnite . But just how big is the security risk? Malware and spyware developers have been posting fake Android downloads for " Fortnite " for months, even blatantly advertising them on places ...

Electronics 'government-friendly\' news app in China
Author: 0 'government-friendly\' news app in China

Google has been developing a censored version of its search engine under the codename "Dragonfly" since the start of previous year, according to a report published Wednesday by The Intercept , which cites internal documents provided by a whistleblower.

Electronics Samsung Galaxy Note 9 India launch could be closer than expected
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 9 India launch could be closer than expected

The phone will be able to hold up to 1TB of storage, thanks to a microSD slot. The Galaxy Note 9 will arrive in both Exynos 9810 and Snapdragon 845 SoC variants, while it will include 6GB of RAM, nearly certainly. We also don't know exactly why the video was posted. In the photography department, a dual camera setup with 12-megapixel dual-aperture lens and a 12-megapixel sensor with telephoto lens is expected .

Electronics Moto Z3 launches with Verizon with a modular path to 5G
Author: 0 Moto Z3 launches with Verizon with a modular path to 5G

So the Moto Z3 owners with the 5G mod will be able to experience gigabit speeds. Moto Z3 is exclusive to Verizon in the USA, and it can be bought at $20 per month for 24 months, starting August 16. There is now no information about the eagerly awaited Motorola One Power and the Moto One smartphones. Motorola says the 3,000mAh battery inside the Moto Z3 is supposed to last up to a full day on a single charge.

Electronics Sony upgrades full-year forecast, logs brisk quarterly profit
Author: 0 Sony upgrades full-year forecast, logs brisk quarterly profit

These two games will be available at no additional cost to active PS Plus subscribers, as the titles can be downloaded for free on PlayStation 4 consoles starting on Tuesday, August 7, 2018. In May, Sony unveiled a $1.9-billion deal to buy industry titan EMI Music Publishing, which has the rights to songs by the likes of Queen and Pharrell Williams.

Electronics Hackers break into Reddit's systems
Author: 0 Hackers break into Reddit's systems

Reddit said the hacker performed an SMS intercept attack for the phone numbers of some of its employees and intercepted the 2FA codes necessary to access the employees' accounts. Logs containing email digests sent by Reddit from 3 June to 17 June were also grabbed, including usernames, associated email addresses, and suggested posts from "select popular and safe-for-work subreddits you subscribe to".

Electronics Honor 9N sale starts today on Flipkart: Where to buy the smartphone
Author: 0 Honor 9N sale starts today on Flipkart: Where to buy the smartphone

Furthermore, the chipset uses a liquid cooling solution, which the company calls it "The Nine" to ensure the device doesn't overheat and offers 8-layer heat dissipation, with a promise of up to 10 degrees reduction in CPU temperature. Connectivity options include dual-SIM 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, and Global Positioning System. The device measures 177 x 85 x 7.65mm, while it weighs 230 grams.

Electronics The Fortnite Guided Missile Returns with Patch 5.10
Author: 0 The Fortnite Guided Missile Returns with Patch 5.10

The new Fly Explosives Limited Time Mode is here and it's a blast for the whole squad. First, jetpacks have an increased fuel regeneration rate and a decreased burn rate, which means operators will be able to stay in the air longer. The following weapons and items have been added to the Playground LTM only. Consumable Healing Item spawn rates have been normalized by lowering Chug Jug and shield spawn rates.

Electronics You Can Now Set Spotify Songs as Your Alarm in Google Clock
Author: 0 You Can Now Set Spotify Songs as Your Alarm in Google Clock

Eventually, it will be available to all Android devices running Android 5.0 Lollipop or later, so as long as you have a relatively recent phone, you should be able to make use of the new feature. Check out the photo above to see what we mean. You also don't have to be a Spotify Premium user to benefit from this update, as it's something both premium and free users will be getting.

Author: 0 Google is reportedly planning to launch a censored search app in China

The company has now allegedly built an Android app that Google has demonstrated to the Chinese government and could launch in 2019. According to The Intercept's Ryan Gallagher, who first reported on the tech giant's plans on Wednesday, "The project-code-named Dragonfly-has been underway since spring of previous year, and accelerated following a December 2017 meeting between Google's CEO Sundar Pichai and a top Chinese government official".

Author: 0 Facebook, Instagram roll out new tools to manage time online

According to CNN , on Wednesday, Facebook and Instagram will be rolling out a new update that allows users to check how much time they spend on the apps. So if you have problems staying away from whatever bit of Facebook or Instagram keeps luring you in, now you have some tech to keep you away from it.

Electronics Argos catalogue reveals unannounced DJI Mavic drone
Author: 0 Argos catalogue reveals unannounced DJI Mavic drone

We've only seen zoom lenses and 1in image sensors on DJI's more expensive professional drones like the Phantoms and Aspires, so it's great to see these options coming to the cheaper and more portable Mavic. Other than that the Mavic 2 drones can be folded and is slightly slimmer than the previous generation. In a report from Drone DJ , what looks like a newspaper advertisement has also revealed some specs of the upcoming Mavic 2 , namely how it will be offered in two variants: the ...

Electronics Nvidia is planning a GeForce event with ‘spectacular surprises’ on August 20
Author: 0 Nvidia is planning a GeForce event with ‘spectacular surprises’ on August 20

Also, Nvidia revealing its next-gen lineup of GPUs will not be surprising since leaks and rumors have been suggesting it for past few months. 20th August in Cologne, Germany, at Gamescom 2018 . And GeForce will loom large there - at our Gamescom booth, Hall 10.1, Booth E-072; at our partners' booths, powering the latest PC games; and at our own off-site GeForce Gaming Celebration that starts the day before [August 20].

Electronics EA’s Origin Access Premier Service Officially Launching
Author: 0 EA’s Origin Access Premier Service Officially Launching

Origin Access Premier functions similarly to both of those services, but it has some perks that are unique to it. In addition to that, this also includes access to the deluxe and ultimates releases of EA games. Which for the first time offers players access to all of EA's latest releases at launch, or a few days early. Subscribers are also provided access to full games such as Battlefield 5 , Federation Internationale de Football Association 19, Madden NFL 19 , and Anthem at release or ...

Electronics LG has introduced a limited edition series of the new premium smartphone
Author: 0 LG has introduced a limited edition series of the new premium smartphone

Dubbed the LG V35 ThinQ Signature Edition , the smartphone will come with a zirconium oxide ceramic back, which is standard material in luxury watches and is highly scratch resistant. You'll find a pair of 16-megapixel lenses on the back of the phone - one with an f/1.6 aperture, while the other packs a smaller f/1.9 aperture, but a wide angle 107-degree wide-angle lens.

Author: 0 Google plans limited version of search engine in China

The project codenamed Dragonfly is claimed to have been underway since early previous year, with acceleration seen during the last couple of months, courtesy high-level meetings between Sundar Pichai and "a top Chinese government official".

Electronics OnePlus Confirms OnePlus 3, 3T Will See Android P Update
Author: 0 OnePlus Confirms OnePlus 3, 3T Will See Android P Update

But the company appears set to break that tradition after announcing both the OnePlus 3 and 3T will be upgrading to Android P. However, there is no info on when exactly the update will arrive. However, it did state that the handsets would get updated after the OnePlus 6, OnePlus 5 , and OnePlus 5T . There you have it. The company appears to be turning over a new leaf, however, as the OnePlus 3 (released in June 2016) and 3T (released in November the same year ) will be ...

Electronics Help Galaxy Note 9 Will Have This Futuristic Feature
Author: 0 Help Galaxy Note 9 Will Have This Futuristic Feature

According to SamsungMobile.News the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will feature a significantly improved heat dissipation system with " almost half of the right side of the device covered with copper tubes ". However, 9to5Google that he stated the presence of "many new features" on the S Pen of the upcoming Galaxy Note handset. Galaxy Note 9 looks set to launch at a lower price than its predecessor.

Author: 0 Mobile, Nokia sign $3.5-billion deal on 5G network equipment

T-Mobile's chief technology officer, Neville Ray, said that the deal "underscores the kind of investment we're making to bring customers a mobile, nationwide 5G network ". From a business perspective, 5G will be used for "the eventual development of new industrial automation, medical monitoring, driverless vehicle and other business uses", as Reuters reports.

Electronics Samsung introduces two new tablet PCs
Author: 0 Samsung introduces two new tablet PCs

Ahead of the Galaxy Note 9 launch in NY next week, Samsung has launched two new tablets . And now users can easily control their home environment from their family-friendly tablet with SmartThingson the Galaxy Tab A 10 .5. During the second quarter , Samsung's semiconductor business generated 11.61 trillion won in operating profit, almost 80 percent of the entire operating income.

Electronics New iPad Pro to shrink in size, drop headphone jack
Author: 0 New iPad Pro to shrink in size, drop headphone jack

There are basically several rumors involving the upcoming launch such as there won't be any 3.5mm headphone jack, the iPad Pro will be nearly bezel-less and will have an ergonomic design similar to Apple iPhone SE and bunch of other speculations have been discovered.

Electronics Good news for social media addicts
Author: 0 Good news for social media addicts

The company said it "developed these tools based on collaboration and inspiration from leading mental health experts and organisations" as well academics and its users. There's a dashboard with some usage stats, breaking down how much time you've spent in the apps over the last week. You can also mute notifications for a set time in order to minimize disruptions.

Author: 0 After Galaxy J6, Now Samsung Rebrands Galaxy J8 as Galaxy On8

To bounce back from sluggish sales, Samsung announced it will be introducing a new Galaxy Note a little bit earlier than usual. Editor's note: we are yet to receive Australian pricing. Four speakers are built into each corner of the tablet with support from Dolby Atmos®, which transforms your mobile entertainment experience with moving audio that flows all around you.

Electronics Google declares its official stance on notches
Author: 0 Google declares its official stance on notches

The company is keen to support device makers in the production of future smartphones , but it also needs to ensure there's a consistently great experience across all Android phones . Apps by default will have to be letterboxed in the landscape mode; although developers can make use of the space around the cutout in landscape mode, with content around the cutout.

Author: 0 Fortnite toys coming from McFarlane Toys, Epic

So far, Epic Games has not revealed what this could mean, but iOS players will expect some news before 12pm today. The Android version has been expected for quite some time, and it is finally coming. Epic Games , the creator of the popular battle royale game is said to be planning to launch the game as an exclusive for Galaxy Note 9 next week.

Author: 0 The Samsung Galaxy Watch is just days away

The Apple Inc components supplier and smartphone rival said operating profit from the mobile business recorded its steepest rate of decline since the first quarter of 2017, as cheaper Chinese-made handsets put pressure on margins. In the second half of 2018, Samsung expects demand to grow for its flexible OLED panels and continued strong demand for its memory products. But it expected challenges in the mobile business going forward.

Electronics You Are Now Able To Do WhatsApp Group Video And Audio Calling
Author: 0 You Are Now Able To Do WhatsApp Group Video And Audio Calling

You can add up to three participants for a total of four people in a video or voice call. Also, the calling has been created to work reliably around the world in different network conditions, according to the company. The newer looking app will make interactions easier, cleaner and faster. This allows up to four people to chat simultaneously within the app with each person appearing on the screen at the same time.

Electronics YouTube's Android app has finally received a 'dark mode' feature
Author: 0 YouTube's Android app has finally received a 'dark mode' feature

After all, there are already too many app developers coming first to iOS and only to Android later (or never) that Google doesn't need to make matters worse. Notably, this is not the only new feature which YouTube has added to its arsenal in the recent. YouTube is the world's most popular streaming service.

Author: 0 Apple’s third new 2018 iPhone might be delayed until November

While rumours about the next generation iPhones are doing rounds of the Internet, there are some eagerly waiting for information on the next generation iPad Pro models - Apple's flagship tablet range. Looking at the images more closely, the devices don't offer any surprise regarding the design and what previous leaks had reported. Obviously the fact that it killed off cheaper better headphones from rivals didn't enter into it.

Electronics Samsung Accidentally Leaks the Galaxy Watch
Author: 0 Samsung Accidentally Leaks the Galaxy Watch

The packaging for the charger also leaked yesterday , revealing the ability to wirelessly fast charge two devices at once, with Samsung's ideal scenario being we all purchase a Note 9, a Galaxy Watch, and the charger as a complete package.

Electronics Capcom Confirms No VR Support for Resident Evil 2 Remake
Author: 0 Capcom Confirms No VR Support for Resident Evil 2 Remake

The game is expected to arrive on the PlayStation 4 on January 25, 2019. Resident Evil 2 introduced characters who would go on to become some of the most iconic and beloved heroes in Capcom's history: rookie police officer Leon S. Kennedy and Claire Redfield standing back-to-back, is clearly inspired by a classic piece of key art from the original PSone release. You can pre-order the Collector's Edition over at GameStop , but as it's sold in limited quantities, you'll want to act fast.

Electronics NY state revokes approval of Charter-Time Warner Cable deal
Author: 0 NY state revokes approval of Charter-Time Warner Cable deal

Rhodes, chair of the commission, said in a 28-page decision. Charter must also ensure no interruption in service by customers and, in the event it does so, the PSC will take further steps, including seeking injunctive relief in Supreme Court in order to protect NY consumers.

Electronics Samsung expected to showcase new smartwatch soon
Author: 0 Samsung expected to showcase new smartwatch soon

In order to better compete with Apple's premium iPhone model, pushing the merged Galaxy S-Plus and Note smartphone models with its pen accessory would pressure Apple to follow the trend and bring Apple Pencil to their premium iPhone. This might be specific to the European market though, since there are also reports of a brown variant. According to USA tech media CNET , Samsung accidentally leaked the image of the upcoming smartwatch on its USA website, which was removed later.

Electronics Cranston Fire in Idyllwild area grows to 7500 acres
Author: 0 Cranston Fire in Idyllwild area grows to 7500 acres

Brandon McGlover, 32, was taken into custody in Hemet on Wednesday and booked on five counts of arson, the U.S. Forest Service said in a statement on the Inciweb fire tracking website. Dozens of other large blazes, including the Ferguson Fire near Yosemite National Park , are charring hundreds of thousands of acres across the Western states, according to the National Interagency Fire Center .

Electronics Fortnite Android to Be Exclusive to Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Author: 0 Fortnite Android to Be Exclusive to Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Huawei is rumored to be working on such a foldable device with a flexible display of its own as well, and some pretty fearless rumors claim that Huawei might actually be aiming to reveal its technological advances ahead of Samsung. There will also reportedly be other rewards thrown in for good measure. There's also word that Samsung is trying to talk to Tyler "Ninja" Blevins to possibly be at the device's launch party to hawk Fortnite , since he's one of the best players to do it.

Electronics Amazon’s quarterly profits soar to $2.5 billion
Author: 0 Amazon’s quarterly profits soar to $2.5 billion

Profits hit a record $2.53bn (£1.9bn) in the three months to the end of June - about 12 times more than it made during the same period previous year. Amazon's profits trounced estimates as the retail giant reported a 12-fold increase in net income of $2.5bn (£1.9bn) for the second quarter.

Author: 0 Thousands flee wildfire burning near California mountain towns

William Blodgett of Idyllwild said he couldn't get home because of the flames and had to wait along with others at a gas station in nearby Mountain Center - until the fire hopped a highway and began to move in his direction. In the Sierra Nevada, famed Yosemite National Park closed Wednesday as smoke from a fire to the west cast a pall on the region. There have been 3,4000 wildfires in California in the past year, burning 99,000 acres, according to Cal Fire.

Electronics Facebook confirms it is working on internet-beaming satellite dubbed Athena
Author: 0 Facebook confirms it is working on internet-beaming satellite dubbed Athena

The said project is considered ingenious in efficiently providing internet access to underserved and unserved areas throughout the world. A while back, Facebook shut down its project of solar-powered internet delivering drones due to its decision to stop manufacturing its own aircraft and focusing on building a high altitude platform in cooperation with Airbus .

Electronics Apple's iPhones Trail Samsung, Google Devices In Internet Speeds
Author: 0 Apple's iPhones Trail Samsung, Google Devices In Internet Speeds

Ahead of the next generation iPhone launch next month, Qualcomm today published a blog post highlighting how iPhones with Intel-based modem offer far inferior data speeds when compared to Snapdragon 845-based Android devices. But the problem, or the perceived problem, for the latest iPhones is that the Samsung Galaxy S9 and the Pixel 2 consistently notch up speed of around 35 Mbps.