• Google to charge phone vendors for its Android apps in Europe
Google to charge phone vendors for its Android apps in Europe

The European Commission in July fined Google a record 4.34 billion euro ($5 billion) for using the market dominance of its mobile software to hinder rivals in areas such as internet search . Instead of having Universal Windows Platform apps, Google is pushing for Chrome PWAs which can be pinned to the start menu and run almost the same as more tra...

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  • PS4s Are Reportedly Being Bricked, and Sony Is Working on a Fix
PS4s Are Reportedly Being Bricked, and Sony Is Working on a Fix

Huntstark said : "It happened to me during Rainbow Six: Siege". If you have been affected by the hack, we would advise you to factory reset through safe mode by turning off your console and holding down the power button for some time until it beeps twice.

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  • Google Pixel 3: What We Love!
Google Pixel 3: What We Love!

Google announced its brand new swanky smartphones, the Pixel XL 3 and the Pixel 3 at its annual event. If we focus on the last year's Google smartphone, it had a great response in the market both Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL was one of the best smartphone (last year's survey).

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  • Enhanced Google Home app all set to make smart home experience better
Enhanced Google Home app all set to make smart home experience better

The Google Home app has been updated to control multiple devices more easily and remotely, and access Google Assistant in-app as well. You can order it from Google . It could also make a handy desk companion with its ability to keep you up to date of your schedule, the weather, traffic and plenty more info. Google's Super Res Zoom is impress...

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  • Google is shutting down Google
Google is shutting down Google

Google is now shuttering Google+ as a delayed response. "The consumer version of Google+ now has low usage and engagement: 90% of Google+ user sessions are less than five seconds". The bug was patched in March 2018, but Google didn't inform users at that point. When people found out about it, it chose to shut down Google+ in a knee-jerk reactio...

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  • IOS 12.0.1 fixes iPhone XS charging and WiFi glitches
IOS 12.0.1 fixes iPhone XS charging and WiFi glitches

How do you like the iPhone XS Max? If you're experiencing issues with your iPhone , update to the latest version of iOS right now. iOS 12.0.1 should now be available for all eligible devices as a free over-the-air update. Apple is also using iOS 12.1 to unlock the new Depth Control feature that allows a user to change the depth-of-field on a...

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  • Project xCloud to stream Xbox games to phones, consoles
Project xCloud to stream Xbox games to phones, consoles

Public trials for Project xCloud would begin in 2019, Microsoft said . Project xCloud actually seems contradictory to Xbox's interests in a few ways. The first server rack supporting Project xCloud already is installed in Microsoft's Quincy, Wash. -based Azure datacenter, officials said today. A bunch of companies are working on streaming...

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  • Google To Shut Down Google+ Following Security Lapse 10/09/2018
Google To Shut Down Google+ Following Security Lapse 10/09/2018

The cover up: According to a report in The Wall Street Journal , Google discovered a bug in Google + code in March and promptly fixed it, but decided not to reveal its existence. Facebook was dealing with the Cambridge Analytica scandal during this time and Google was afraid to be caught in a similar scandal. A major security bug a...

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  • It’s official: OnePlus will launch the OnePlus 6T on October 30
It’s official: OnePlus will launch the OnePlus 6T on October 30

Background: OnePlus had announced yesterday via its official Twitter account that a big, OnePlus 6T-related announcement is coming in 24 hours, and this is it, as expected. The pre-booking had been earlier spotted on the Amazon India app, and they ar will be officially open on the website and the app at 12 noon today.

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  • Nokia 7.1 announced, promises attractive HDR-ready display and dual Zeiss optics
Nokia 7.1 announced, promises attractive HDR-ready display and dual Zeiss optics

The Nokia 7.1 features a 5.84-inch IPS LCD screen with a notch at the notch and chin bezel at the bottom, which shows the Nokia logo. While the base global model of the handset offers only 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage space, the one that's set to be available in the USA will feature twice as much flash memory and 4GB of RAM .

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  • The DOJ Sues California to Stop Their New Net Neutrality Law
The DOJ Sues California to Stop Their New Net Neutrality Law

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, who led the effort to reverse net neutrality, said in a statement on Sunday that "not only is California's internet regulation law illegal, it also hurts consumers". The lawsuit argues that the Californian legislation is "unlawful and anti-consumer", as it imposes restrictions on telecommunications companies. Regardless ...

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  • Facebook reveals new US$399 stand-alone virtual reality headset, Quest
Facebook reveals new US$399 stand-alone virtual reality headset, Quest

Facebook is also working with partners to ensure that a large library of VR games is available to enjoy on the new headset , piggybacking on titles already available on the Rift . Facebook has said the addition of this third device completes their roadmap, and that app compatibility will be retained for future products in each of these segmenta...

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  • Huawei trolls Apple by giving out free powerbanks at iPhone launch
Huawei trolls Apple by giving out free powerbanks at iPhone launch

Airtel Online Store, as promised , is also taking pre-orders for the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max . But it turns out that inside, it's the iPhone XS that diverges with an unusual new battery design. But that means little to the Apple Inc. faithful or those seeking to upgrade their older iPhone . "Like for example in Singapore there were...

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  • Samsung Galaxy A7 2018 Launched With Triple Rear Camera, Infinity Display
Samsung Galaxy A7 2018 Launched With Triple Rear Camera, Infinity Display

On the front side, there's a 24MP selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture and an adjustable LED flash. At 120° angle, the wide angle lens comes with the same viewing angle as the human eye. This is the Galaxy A7 (2018), and it's destined for markets in Asia and Europe. Samsung has already said it will bring new features to mid-range phones fir...

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  • Samsung announced the launch of the triple rear camera Samsung Galaxy A7
Samsung announced the launch of the triple rear camera Samsung Galaxy A7

The triple camera setup on the Galaxy A7 has been equipped with Scene Optimizer, which categorises the subject and adjusts the colour, contrast and brightness to optimise image quality. The SoC on the smartphone is Octa-core 2.2GHz processor and comes in three different memory configurations - 4GB/64GB, 4GB/128GB or 6GB/128GB; however the compa...

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  • Sony Announces
Sony Announces "PlayStation Classic" Mini Console, Comes With 20 Games

The PlayStation Classic also comes bundled with two wired controllers that are reminiscent of the original controllers - with the same ergonomic design and identical button placements. It is a tribute to the original PlayStation. The unusual thing about it is that you use said USB cable to power the console, but it doesn't come with its own USB...

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  • IOS 12 is out now, might actually make your iPhone faster
IOS 12 is out now, might actually make your iPhone faster

It's possible that the device from which you initiate the installation may need to be running iOS 12. Said contact will receive a brief notification and a haptic buzz that lets them know a message is coming, and then they will hear your voice.

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  • Samsung's October launch may reveal 4-camera phone
Samsung's October launch may reveal 4-camera phone

And yes, all the four cameras will be placed on the back side, clarifies the leakster upon questioning about the placement of the cameras. Could it be smartglasses, a dual display smartphone, or a new mid-range smartphone that they said would be coming to market this fall aimed at millennials? However, ETNews believes it will be challenging...

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  • Google to Discontinue Gmail Substitute App - ‘Inbox by Gmail’ by March 2019
Google to Discontinue Gmail Substitute App - ‘Inbox by Gmail’ by March 2019

A lot of new features were tested out inside the Inbox app and website, and a lot of them have now made their way to the bigger and more dominant Gmail. Until then, you can download Inbox for iOS and Android from both the App Store and Play Store for free. The new features can enable users to customise notifications and inbox tabs through bundl...

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  • Apple expected to unveil bigger, pricier iPhone on Wednesday
Apple expected to unveil bigger, pricier iPhone on Wednesday

Apple also pushed gaming on the new iPhones . Pricing. Taking the price of its flagship iPhone to almost $1,000 a year ago helped Apple squeeze more revenue out of the device even though unit sales remained flat. The iPhone Xs Max is similar in size to the iPhone 8 Plus , but with a larger display. The rear-facing camera on the iPhone...

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  • Nintendo will charge you to play Mario Kart online from next week
Nintendo will charge you to play Mario Kart online from next week

The company is planning on speaking about upcoming Nintendo 3DS and Switch titles, so be prepared for some possible character reveals for Super Smash Bros. Nintendo will also offer a family bundle for $34.99 that allows up to eight people to use the same subscription. More details on the service are expected during Nintendo's rescheduled Di...

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  • Apple's newest iPhone could have big screen, big price
Apple's newest iPhone could have big screen, big price

If the user is immobile for more than a minute after the notification, the watch can automatically call for help "and send a message along with location to emergency contacts", Apple says. At the same time, the global smartphone market was entering its first-ever contraction. For those of us not planning on an National Basketball Association ca...

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  • Apple announces Watch 4, will come with ECG, Fall detection and more
Apple announces Watch 4, will come with ECG, Fall detection and more

The new Apple Watch has an updated backside, too, allowing the device to transmit radio waves from the front and the back which should give you better cellular reception. He highlighted the health benefits of such a device by features such as automatically notifying users you if it detects they have an elevated heart rate.

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  • Concept Video Envisions iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max
Concept Video Envisions iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max

The basic iPhone XS is expected to be an update X with a OLED 5.8-inch screen. Lastly, there will be an affordable version of the iPhone launching this year. Add to that, there is no confirmation as to which iPhone 2018 variant will get a dual-SIM slot, but we shall have to wait till Wednesday to get a clearer picture.

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  • Alibaba’s Jack Ma To Retire To Focus on Philanthropy
Alibaba’s Jack Ma To Retire To Focus on Philanthropy

After being knocked back by USA venture capitalists in 1999, a cash-strapped Ma persuaded friends to give him $60,000 to start Alibaba , which operated out of an apartment in Hangzhou. That fuelled his net worth to more than $40 billion, making him China's richest man. Though he will no longer be involved in the day-to-day operations of the co...

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  • Apple may replace Plus branding with Max on 6.5-inch iPhone Xs
Apple may replace Plus branding with Max on 6.5-inch iPhone Xs

However, the pricier 5.8- and 6.5-inch models could be available in a new gold finish. Mohan believes that Apple would expect customers will be willing to pay more for this new generation of devices with larger screens. Leveraging the faster processor, deeper Siri integration, and new version of iOS, called out by Bloomberg , the iPhone XS aims ...

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  • Apple to Unveil New iPhones Next Month
Apple to Unveil New iPhones Next Month

Everybody complained about the red crown on the cellular model of Apple Watch a year ago. The final iPhone is something in between the two-maybe called the iPhone X Lite-and is rumored to feature a 6.1-inch LCD display instead of the OLED display found in the other two models.

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  • Vodafone Hutchison Australia and TPG Telecom to Merge
Vodafone Hutchison Australia and TPG Telecom to Merge

The companies announced the "proposed merger of equals", with Vodafone owning 50.1% of the company and TPG owning the remaining 49.9%. TPG is Australia's second largest internet service provider with more than 1.9 million subscribers, while Vodafone is the third largest mobile operator with 6 million subscribers.

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  • Apple Finally Announces the Day It Will Announce the New iPhone
Apple Finally Announces the Day It Will Announce the New iPhone

All three devices are also rumored to contain numerous same features seen in the current iPhone X , such as FaceID, 3D Touch-though there are reports stating Apple is phasing this feature out of its upcoming iPhone lineup-and the much-loathed notch, which houses the device's front-facing camera and speaker.

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  • Apple expected to remove 3D touch from new iPhones
Apple expected to remove 3D touch from new iPhones

The company will be hoping to seize the underlying demand as well as upgrade potential among customers who had earlier made a decision to bypass Apple's existing product cycle that features the iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X . However the most payment-efficient model will seemingly be elevated than the mid-range model, potentially comp...

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