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Wimbledon won't budge on SWC final clash, happy with phone viewing

Those who stuck around seemed to be more interested in following the action in Russian Federation on their electronic devices than watching the tennis match taking place in front of them. "It will stay this year, it will stay next year", said All Eng...

Phone maker Xiaomi falls then rises in Hong Kong debut

At the same time, one of WeDoctor's strongest rivals, Ping An Good Doctor, which is backed by Chinese insurance giant Ping An Insurance Group, has shed about 18 per cent in share prices since its debut on the Hong Kong bourse in May. The company, whi...

Warframe is making its way to Switch

Mention of a Nintendo Switch release for WWE 2K19 has been largely absent from press materials since the annual wrestling game was formally announced in June, and for good reason. We are also actively engaging with indie developers at video g...

How to enable USB Restricted Mode in iOS 11.4.1

However, the company found a flaw in Apple's new implementation of the USB Restricted Mode. "Once the police officer seizes an iPhone, he or she would need to immediately connect that iPhone to a compatible USB accessory to prevent USB Restri...

Microsoft Unveils $399 Surface Go Tablet Running Windows 10S

True to Microsoft's roots, the company said the lightweight Go would also suit the needs of businesses, which have been early adopters of Microsoft hardware including the Surface line and its Hololens augmented reality glasses prototype.

Netflix adds 'Smart Downloads' feature for mobile users

Not a great deal of friction, to be sure, but it was evidently enough that Netflix has developed a way to automate the process. Netflix introduced Smart Downloads this week, a feature that will keep you mobile watchers happy when you're done ...

IHOB announces publicity stunt, changes name back to IHOP

The chain originally hinted at a name change on Twitter at the beginning of June, as it first revealed the " IHOb " name. The company now says it was a joke to drum up publicity for its new meaty additions to the menu. Plenty even poked fun at ...

Samsung opens world's largest phone factory in India

Samsung just opened the world's largest mobile phone factory in India on the outskirts of Delhi. Why it matters: Setting up shop in one of the world's last remaining untapped markets will allow Samsung to make phones at a lower cost, boosting...

Suzuki Jimny fully revealed ahead of debut

It features 15-inch wheels as well as the trademark spare wheel mounted on the tailgate. The central console is centred around a seven-inch touchscreen at higher trim levels, which includes Bluetooth and smartphone connectivity. It's still based on a...

EU Parliament rejects controversial copyright law

Collecting society CISAC said it just wants its authors and composers to have a fair income when their work goes online. But US tech giants and internet freedom activists were against the idea, calling it a "link tax" that would stifle discourse on...

The OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T will support Project Treble after all

This doesn't guarantee that the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T will get ultra-fast updates in the future, but it's a very good sign. In the latest OxygenOS open beta (v13 for OP5 and v11 for OP5T), OnePlus has included a number of changes.

Samsung’s gears up to release the Samsung Galaxy Watch

While Apple has done little, Samsung has attempted to get around the problem by adding lots of new software in its Galaxy S9 flagship phone. After almost a year of breaking profit records, Samsung has today released earnings guidance for Q2 with ...

Fortnite Playground LTM ends July 12, minor changes coming in next update

On the plus side, Epic Games has said that it has heard fans' pleas for the Playground mode to become a permanent game type. However, some fans may be interested to learn that Playground is apparently just the "first step" into a "full creative m...

Facebook is shuttering three of its apps, including Moves

Facebook has shut down an anonymous app for teens , tbh , that it bought less than a year ago - but the app's founder said he plans to stay on with his team. Moves was originally launched in 2013, and Facebook acquired the app for an undiscl...

Samsung Messages bug that sends photos to random people being investigated

In the meantime, you can switch to a third-party messaging app like WhatsApp, Signal, or Facebook Messenger to send all the photos you want to the right people. Users posted complaints on Reddit and Samsung's support forums about a odd issue that...

Google Gmail Inboxes Can Be Read by Software Developers

Those of you particularly concerned about the privacy cost of using what is arguably the most popular email provider in the world may check all the third-party applications that have access to your Gmail account right here . The other side of the me...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 Leaked in Press Renders

On the storage front, the device offers 64GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 256GB via the microSD card slot. The device will be unveiled on August 9 at the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 event. A filing with the FCC suggests the...

Facebook Might Have 'Unblocked' People on Your Blocked List Without Telling You

ANOTHER FACEBOOK FOIBLE has reared its head, this time in the form of a big that quietly unblocked blocked users so they could see the content and posts from their, er, blockers. It's the second software bug in less than a month that the company...

Some Samsung users say their phones randomly sent photos to contacts

A small number of people that own Samsung smartphones have reported that their devices randomly sent photos from their gallery to their contacts without their knowledge, according to several reports on Samsung's forums and Reddit that were fir...

HTC announces plans to cut 1500 jobs in Taiwan

HTC may have just about tried everything over the past few years to regain the relevance and profitability of a company once ranked among the world's top three smartphone vendors. However, troubles and declining sales aren't the only reason HTC ...

OnePlus officially announces OnePlus 6 in red

India will get it July 16 onwards, where the device will carry a price tag of INR 39,999 ($583), and will be available through OnePlus and Amazon. In our review, we called the OnePlus 6 "the best-value phone you can buy right now, without a doubt...

Live Images Of Red OnePlus 6 Variant Leak, Boosting Speculation

These include details of an 8GB variant, a display notch and a relocated alert slider for the smartphone. OnePlus claims this layer, tied with a new film coating process, results in "a red that's more elegant, one that leaves a strong impression of...

The NES Classic is back in stores. Here's how to get it

They first released the updated version in 2016, selling out in record time. And you'll be able to share in the games with two controllers in the box. In fact, some media outlets actually feel that Nintendo's original hope was that machines like ...

WhatsApp copies Telegram to add one-way ‘broadcast’ mode to group chats

Facebook has announced a new update to its WhatsApp messenger client that will give group admins much more control over their groups. WhatsApp has, of late, rolled out a number of new features for group users. Last month, WhatsApp launched a se...

Microsoft’s foldable Surface tablet ‘Andromeda’ detailed in leaked document

Microsoft's long-rumored, dual-screen Surface device will fold up small enough to fit in a pocket, according to an internal document reported by The Verge today . The "pocketable Surface device" that has appeared multiple times in patents is somet...

Google's Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3 rendered with and without notch

The back of the devices have a rear-mounted circular fingerprint scanner and a single-lens camera. But, that's not the case with the Pixel 3 XL as it comes with a notch and not everyone is going to like this design move from Google . Now let's mov...

Former Uncharted Director Amy Hennig Leaves EA, Star Wars Game On Hold

Hennig's clarification came in response to a Eurogamer report that the Uncharted-like Star Wars project she had been working on was "on the shelf" after she left EA in January - instead it's just the story she had been working as creative directo...

PUBG Corps Drops Its Lawsuit Against Epic Games and Fortnite

In Playground, you can drop in with three friends and enjoy creativity with no pressure. Between other LTMs and the Shopping Carts that fluctuate from being disabled to enabled every day, some guessed that there'd be a problem with the mode that woul...

This Note 9 preview spills Samsung’s biggest changes

Samsung has apparently shifted the fingerprint sensor on the rear, from its ergonomically-obstinate location alongside the dual cameras, to a more reachable spot underneath them. Samsung already confirmed that it would be launching the Galaxy Note...

When is the Fortnite Playground LTM coming back?

The reason why Playground mode is so intriguing to players is because it's essentially a sandbox where you can build, explore, and practice fighting to your heart's content. It's been trying to get the mode back up and running over the past few day...

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Google plans to re-enter China with government-approved search app

Google's Android already has the largest market share of any operating system in China, now accounting for roughly 51 percent of all devices. The Chinese social media website We...

2 smartphone seller, gains ground in China

While Huawei has leaped into second place, the Chinese smartphone and telecom maker has struggled to gain traction in the USA due to concerns that its technology could be used b...

Galaxy Note 9's redesigned rear officially confirmed by Samsung

A lot has already been leaked about the Galaxy Note 9 , including a hands-on video, leaked renders and more. In the video, the company also teases great battery life, and it confi...

Moto Z3 First Look: Looking Ahead to 5G

Like all of the previous members of the Moto Z family, the Moto Z3 will support the growing number of Moto Mods , the add-on accessories that attach to the back of these phon...

Sony Q1 Profit Rises; Lifts FY Profit, Sales Outlook

The company raised its annual net income attributable to stockholders guidance to 500 billion yen from the prior range of 480 billion yen, due to the expected increase in income be...

Hackers break into Reddit's systems

Slowe said Reddit learned on June 19 an attacker compromised a few of its employees' accounts between June 14 and June 18. Reddit also says it is has taken measures to ensure, go...

Honor Play to get GPU Turbo update in August

Honor 9N smartphone which was launched in the Indian market last week is slated to go on sale today exclusively via Flipkart . In addition to GPU Turbo , the Honor Note 10 als...

YouTube dark mode comes to Android at long last

Last year, Google's YouTube granted a huge wish of its viewers to bring a dark UI mode. If you do not want to make use of the new feature, there is an option to turn it off a...

Samsung Revenue Falls 4% in Q2

Adding to its troubles, its vice-chairman Lee Jae-yong, scion of Samsung's founding family, was jailed past year for his part in the sprawling corruption scandal that brought down...

WhatsApp rolls out group video call feature

The calls are end-to-end encrypted and the feature will be available to Android and iOS users, it added. To use it, start a call with just one person, then tap the " Add part...

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NY moves to oust cable provider Spectrum

NY moves to oust cable provider Spectrum

NY is accusing Charter of failing to meet its commitments have led to the move. "The time has come for stronger actions to protect New Yorkers and the public interest", said J...

Residents flee in face of massive California wildfire

Residents flee in face of massive California wildfire

By Thursday, the fire was contained approximately 10 percent. Firefighters face a hard task with dry conditions and temperatures expected to reach 110 F on Friday. Medics and hosp...

Samsung Teases Galaxy Note 9's Bigger Battery Ahead of Launch

Samsung Teases Galaxy Note 9's Bigger Battery Ahead of Launch

Those problems are speed, battery life, and storage. "A lot can change in a day", reads the video's tagline, as the owner does all he can to keep the phone working, before finding ...

Fortnite celebrates birthday with cake, challenges, Playground mode

Fortnite celebrates birthday with cake, challenges, Playground mode

Even if you're not much for birthdays, there's still cause for celebration, as Epic Games has also confirmed that the popular Playground mode is coming back. The first two ar...

Xiaomi Mi A2 And A2 Lite Android One Smartphones Launched

Xiaomi Mi A2 And A2 Lite Android One Smartphones Launched

Both the Mi A2 devices, Xiaomi Mi A2 and Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite will be Android One devices. Xiaomi also made it a point to pick on Samsung through the entire event with the...

Google says employees haven't been hacked since safeguarding accounts with physical keys

Google says employees haven't been hacked since safeguarding accounts with physical keys

A Google representative told Krebs on Security that security keys are used for all account access at the company. Google is a enormous entity, with more than 85,000 empl...

Uber and Lyft driver fired for secretly livestreaming hundreds of passengers

Uber and Lyft driver fired for secretly livestreaming hundreds of passengers

The live streams revealed personal conversations of passengers on a Twitch web channel and comments made about the conversations and female passengers' bodies - a format similar ...

Fortnite Has Amassed A Whopping $1 Billion From In-Game Purchases

Fortnite Has Amassed A Whopping $1 Billion From In-Game Purchases

Epic Games has released the first content update for Fortnite since the arrival of Season 5 . This was teased in the past so it is nice to know that it is finally coming our w...

Loon partners with Telkom Kenya for commercial LTE

Loon partners with Telkom Kenya for commercial LTE

However, some critics have suggested the partnership will lead to a monopoly in Kenya, dominating the internet market and warning those most affected will be the consumers. Kenya h...