• Galaxy S9 Specs, Camera, Price: Everything Leaked
Galaxy S9 Specs, Camera, Price: Everything Leaked

Samsung Galaxy S9 will come with 5.8-inch SuperAMOLED panel offering 2960 x 1440 pixels resolution. This year, Samsung Galaxy S9-series will have the same edge-to-edge " Infinity Display " with thin bezels on top and bottom. The employee in question took to Reddit and reiterated many details about the Galaxy S9 that we've already heard, such...

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  • Microsoft is Killing Off Push Notification on Older Windows Phones
Microsoft is Killing Off Push Notification on Older Windows Phones

Previous year in July, Microsoft ended all support to Windows Phone 8.1 and millions of devices running on this operating system. Microsoft announced that starting tomorrow, February 20, smartphone users running Windows Phone 7.5 or Windows Phone 8.0 will no longer have access to push notifications.

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  • Samsung starts mass production of its 30TB SAS SSD
Samsung starts mass production of its 30TB SAS SSD

Samsung began manufacturing initial batches of these SSDs back in January and mass production has now kicked off. Now this year, Samsung is taking it a step further with the new "PM1643", a 30TB SSD built on the latest 512Gb V-NAND. The drive also comes with a new controller that integrates nine main and sub controllers used in previous SSDs. Throu...

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  • Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency, Martial law
Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency, Martial law

The Africa's second most populous nation had witnessed a ten-month state of emergency since October 2016, following the Ethiopian parliament's decision to extend the initial six-month period by four months. The state of emergency, the embassy said, "undermines recent positive steps toward creating a more inclusive political space" and sends a messa...

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  • Mourinho hits out at 'lies' over reported Pogba row
Mourinho hits out at 'lies' over reported Pogba row

During Friday's news conference, Mourinho was keen to dismiss any reports that Pogba could leave United in a very stern conversation with journalists. "So it's easy and honest, and objective to say Paul Pogba did not play well against Newcastle". It is clear Manchester United are struggling to accomdate their record signing in the side, althoug...

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  • Sam's Club Changes Membership Proposition
Sam's Club Changes Membership Proposition

Iannone said Sam's has made a decision to consolidate those two into one group - Club members - to reduce complexity. The company will cut its membership levels to two levels from three previously. The bulk retailer's new Plus membership gives shoppers the ability to opt out of shipping costs by ponying up $100 a year - that's a full dollar ...

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  • Facebook Lists Feature Gives Users Another Option for Status Updates
Facebook Lists Feature Gives Users Another Option for Status Updates

Lists encourage users to share more and generate interactions with friends, something that was lost to a certain degree over the years, due to the explosion of other content on Facebook. Not only has the number of personal posts dramatically declined over the years, Facebook's younger userbase which is frequent in such updates has also declined.

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  • Google testing 'Reply,' a smart replies app for third-party apps
Google testing 'Reply,' a smart replies app for third-party apps

Area 120 , an experimental program inside Google , developed the new Reply project for this exact objective. The experimental project not only provides simple Smart Replies , it also recommends a specific ETA when users are asked what time they'll arrive to their destination.

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  • Apple Releases iOS 11.3 Public Beta 2
Apple Releases iOS 11.3 Public Beta 2

If you're a member of Apple's public beta testing group, then you're in for a treat. Apple has just released the second public beta of iOS 11 .3. There are also some people blaming the iOS 11 .2 update for this glitch, and a user claims that he could still not accept his calls even after updating to the latest iOS 11 .2.5 version.

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  • Apple battery health fix - What it looks like
Apple battery health fix - What it looks like

The company also wrote a long apology note on the issue and is now replacing batteries on older iPhones at reduced prices. This seemed to be an indirect confirmation from Apple that the iPhone X and iPhone 8 don't have to be slowed down in about a year from now, once the battery starts showing its age.

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  • Kim Jong-Un's Sister To Visit South Korea In Historic First
Kim Jong-Un's Sister To Visit South Korea In Historic First

Seoul's Unification Ministry said on Sunday Kim would lead a 22-strong delegation that was expected to arrive in South Korea on Friday for a three-day trip. The U.S. State Department has said that the U.S. government would if "prefer" Kim's display of military might didn't take place. But, skaters Min Yura and Alexander Gamelin told reporters...

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  • Enugu Fans Happy With CHAN Eagles' Performance
Enugu Fans Happy With CHAN Eagles' Performance

Onazi told Complete Sports that he is impressed by the team's performance so far, and charged the players to approach the final game with self-belief and hard work.‎. The Libyans continued their quest to score and the Moroccan keeper Anas Zniti made a good save at the feet of Moftah Taktak. "The team have done well to qualify for the final of the...

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  • ASUS is launching its new dual-camera smartphone lineup at MWC 2018
ASUS is launching its new dual-camera smartphone lineup at MWC 2018

Surprisingly, Asus now confirmed its presence at the upcoming MWC event. It will be streamed live at 7:30PM, which is 2.30AM on 28 February, Malaysian time. If recent reports are to be believed, the ZenFone 5 series will consist of smartphones such as ZenFone 5 (2018), ZenFone 5 Lite and ZenFone 5 Max.

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  • Coming Soon! The Latest Trailer For 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'
Coming Soon! The Latest Trailer For 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'

The trailer teases events after Captain America: Civil War , where Scott was pulled in to help Captain America when he faced off with Tony Stark over their disagreement with the Sokovia Accords. Thankfully, it looks like he found a suitable replacement for his winged insect friend. While the guitar riff heard in the trailer wasn't exactly hidden, ...

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  • Japan's messaging app Line to launch its own cryptocurrency exchange
Japan's messaging app Line to launch its own cryptocurrency exchange

The company announced on January the 31 that it has made a decision to provide a crypto exchange platform among other financial services. Line already allows users to make payments through its app, and is hoping to tap into its user base of roughly 200 million monthly active users worldwide with this latest move.

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  • Why Eli Lilly and Co Stock is Taking a Hit Today
Why Eli Lilly and Co Stock is Taking a Hit Today

The stock increased 1.72% or $1.16 during the last trading session, reaching $68.49. Shares of Eli Lilly and Company ( NYSE LLY ) traded up 0.31% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $81.40. Therefore 54% are positive. The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 8th. As per Tuesday, Januar...

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  • OnePlus 5, 5T update brings new gestures, message categorization
OnePlus 5, 5T update brings new gestures, message categorization

An India specific feature that's been added puts SMSs into pre-defined categories automatically. It also has pick-up gesture switcher option; you can choose which way to slide up or down to pick up a call. As per recommendation, one may check the pop-up tutorial in the first place before using. The user has to swipe up from the bottom of the scr...

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  • Apple faces a probe from USA authorities over older iPhone performance throttling
Apple faces a probe from USA authorities over older iPhone performance throttling

Apple's iPhone slowdown scandal has turned into a matter of federal interest as United States agencies begin to conduct probes, Bloomberg reported . Just a day before the company reveals its fourth quarter results for the year 2017, a report coming from Axios claims that most of the key features, which could've been the highlight of iOS 12 ,...

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  • Nintendo Switch Worldwide Sales Surpass Wii U
Nintendo Switch Worldwide Sales Surpass Wii U

The Switch hasn't even been available for a year - it's only ten months old and has nearly 15 million in sales. For the nine months through December, Nintendo's sales rose by almost 180% year on year to 857 billion yen, and net profit climbed 31% to 135.1 billion yen.

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  • Strava fitness tracker could pose security risk for armed forces
Strava fitness tracker could pose security risk for armed forces

Those features are what allow apps like Strava to create personalised maps of historic activity. A fitness tracking app that posted a map with potentially sensitive information about its users is sparking concerns over how similar services protect personal data- and raising questions about what users can do to protect themselves.

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  • Apple Books makeover has Amazon in its sights
Apple Books makeover has Amazon in its sights

A new report from Bloomberg suggests that Apple is ready to dive back into ebooks, and points to evidence hiding in the iOS 11 .3 beta that a revamped ebooks app is in the works. This will be the biggest change to the Books store since its introduction, with a new design similar to the new App Store introduced with iOS 11 and new features such a...

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  • Apple HomePod Speaker to Release on February 9th for $349
Apple HomePod Speaker to Release on February 9th for $349

France and Germany are next in line in the spring. But if you are all about the "Hey Siri " experience, then the Apple HomePod Speaker is the only one that can fulfill that need. Now it seems Apple is making good on its revised launch window, as the HomePod will officially go on sale on February 9. That means Siri will probably clam up if ...

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  • Google launches audiobooks - with no monthly subscription fee
Google launches audiobooks - with no monthly subscription fee

And because Google has Google Assistant , you can actually start listing to your audiobook hands free. "We are rolling out Google audiobooks today, for users who prefer books to be read out to them". Finding an audiobook on Google Play is not a hard task as there is number of services that support Google for promoting their products. Unlike ...

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  • Audio Books on Google Play Store May Be Coming in 2018
Audio Books on Google Play Store May Be Coming in 2018

Further, the offer was linked to a separate category, which was distinct from the audiobooks on offer in the Google Play Music segment. An update for Play Books app specifically mentions "audiobooks", as well as audio playback controls like play and pause.

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  • SBS News bulletins to be available via Amazon Alexa
SBS News bulletins to be available via Amazon Alexa

It's no secret that Amazon wants its Alexa voice assistant to be in as many places around the home as possible. Amazon has also announced that its " Amazon Music Unlimited " service will also be available in Australia from February 1st, 2018.

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  • Netanyahu in Mumbai: India, Israel must come together to define future
Netanyahu in Mumbai: India, Israel must come together to define future

Both see Israel's technology-oriented economy as a natural fit for India's, which needs innovation to improve everything from farming to healthcare. "This is a partnership made in heaven", said Netanyahu, asking Indian businesses to invest in Israel.

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  • Voice assistants set to have bigger impact on e-commerce
Voice assistants set to have bigger impact on e-commerce

It was announced alongside the redesigned Amazon Echo , a supercharged Amazon Echo Plus and the Amazon Show which was set to come to the United Kingdom for the first time. At CES, visitors marvelled at the number of Alexa-enabled products. You can set your alarms to wake you up to a particular artist or genre, or on a particular radio stat...

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  • Google app matches your selfies with famous paintings
Google app matches your selfies with famous paintings

A new feature has been developed by Google's Arts and Culture App that allows users to take a selfie, upload it and find out which piece of art they match. And finding their Renaissance-era doppelganger? Well, wonder no more as the Google Arts & Culture app can determine that for you. The Google Arts & Culture app is part of the Google Cultur...

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  • Dark Souls, Donkey Kong Country lead a wave of Nintendo Switch ports
Dark Souls, Donkey Kong Country lead a wave of Nintendo Switch ports

Wave 2 , will be on March 23, will introduce the battle character Blastoise along with a support set of Mew and Celebi. Kirby Star Allies comes to Nintendo Switch on March 16th, right around the corner. June brought us ARMS , July featured Splatoon 2 , August had Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, and Super Mario Odyssey landed in October....

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  • Super Mario Odyssey is Getting Free Update
Super Mario Odyssey is Getting Free Update

Players will have to have completed the main game before accessing the DLC, which includes two competitive modes. Super Mario Odyssey's free update comes in February 2018. Here are the Sunshine Shades and Sunshine Outfit, the Musician Hat and Musician Outfit, and the Knight Helmet and Armor. Players will be ranked by their ability to find and h...

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  • Do Not Disturb Feature Coming to Xbox One
Do Not Disturb Feature Coming to Xbox One

The Xbox Career System sounds quite interesting on paper, giving players new incentives in obtaining Achievements, so it will be interesting to see how it gets implemented. We're also getting Mini Game Hubs , which allow access to content from recently played games from a Game Hub without needing to exit whatever game you are playing.

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  • The Razer Phone scores support for HDR10, Dolby Digital 5.1 Netflix content
The Razer Phone scores support for HDR10, Dolby Digital 5.1 Netflix content

The laptop body doesn't have any of its own processing power, but it does feature a 200 GB storage drive, a 720p webcam, its own microphone, and an extended battery (with a 53.6 watt-hour capacity). Users benefit from a responsive and comfortable typing experience, customized for the Android environment with dedicated keys for navigation, search an...

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  • NVIDIA BFGDs 65-inch 4K 120Hz Display With G-SYNC Launched
NVIDIA BFGDs 65-inch 4K 120Hz Display With G-SYNC Launched

BFGD (Big Formate Gaming Display) is becoming standard for gaming displays now. Acer also chose to incorporate Google Assistant so that the Predator can double as voice-activated smart home controller. This will make playing games through your computer or Google Play a breeze on your fancy new 65-inch 4K screen. You can stream via your favorite...

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  • Samsung to introduce refreshed version of Notebook 7 Spin
Samsung to introduce refreshed version of Notebook 7 Spin

Perhaps the most distinctive feature of the Samsung Notebook 7 Spin is its 360-degree rotating screen, which allows the notebook to be folded into a tablet-style format at the user's preference. But all of this aside, the real star of the show, as the name of the device itself suggests, is the Pen. You can use it doodle, write, sketch, and paint.

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  • Say Hello to Google Pay; brought Android Pay and Google Wallet together
Say Hello to Google Pay; brought Android Pay and Google Wallet together

Through Google Pay, it is possible to send and receive money from/to your friends/colleagues/family apart from shopping payments. Indeed, Google notes that Google Pay is not an inherently new product, but rather a "new name and look for existing Google payment products".

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  • CES 2018: Intel unveils 'Hades Canyon' NUC VR mini-PC
CES 2018: Intel unveils 'Hades Canyon' NUC VR mini-PC

The processor has a base clock of 3.1 GHz and a max boost block of 4.1 GHz. The architecture designed for "intense" graphics workload connects both the chip with a single electronic package. The new series of processors includes four Core i7 and one Core i5. Nevertheless, for a 2-in-1 chip to out even keep up with a traditional CPU and GPU setup ...

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  • Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Helwan Church Attack
Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Helwan Church Attack

Police inspect the site of an attack on a church in the Helwan district south of Cairo, Egypt December 29, 2017. State television reported the second attacker was captured after fleeing the scene. Egypt's Coptic community has come under increasing attack by Islamist militants in recent years, prompting tighter security measures around churches ...

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  • OnePlus 5 to Get Face Unlock Feature
OnePlus 5 to Get Face Unlock Feature

Also, there is a new design for Quick Settings panel and Lift up display as well as an "Adaptive model" screen calibration and system-level optimisations for Wi-Fi and Battery Saver. It is less secure, so the company is not offering it as a security option in Payment processing. We have basically told you all of the most important features comi...

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  • Chinese ride-sharing firm Didi raises US$4bn
Chinese ride-sharing firm Didi raises US$4bn

The fresh funds will be used for artificial intelligence, global expansion and building charging networks for electric cars, Didi said in a statement. Abu Dhabi state fund Mubadala Capital also invested in the funding round, the Wall Street Journal reported , citing sources. Existing investors in the company include Apple, Tencent and Alibab...

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  • Rolling Stone co-founder sells controlling stake in publisher of famed magazine
Rolling Stone co-founder sells controlling stake in publisher of famed magazine

Under the deal, New York-based Wenner Media will maintain editorial oversight of Rolling Stone , which will remain an independent authority on USA pop culture and political coverage, the companies said in a statement. Wenner expanded his company by broadening into ownership of Us Weekly and Men's Journal , and then took on debt when he repurcha...

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  • Microsoft removes Google's Chrome installer from the Windows Store
Microsoft removes Google's Chrome installer from the Windows Store

The company has quietly released a Google Chrome installer app in the Microsoft Store, but it's a simple web wrapper that will redirect you to the Chrome download page in your default web browser (via The Verge ). Microsoft stells Business Insider it was because the app violated Microsoft Store policies. The installer app appeared to be complete...

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  • Fingerprint Sensor Under The Display Technology Goes Into Mass Production
Fingerprint Sensor Under The Display Technology Goes Into Mass Production

Vivo might not be a known name in Western countries but it has emerged as a top-notch brand with quality phones in Asia. Another important thing to note is that while Vivo has confirmed that it will be coming to Kenya, it's unlikely that it'll be accompanied by the world's first smartphone with an in-display fingerprint scanner.

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  • Brazilian great Kaka announces retirement from football
Brazilian great Kaka announces retirement from football

One of the finest playmakers of his time, the Brazilian started his career in his native country with Corinthians before AC Milan captured his signature in 2003. Reports circulated around two specific offers: a return to his first love Sao Paolo for a one-year contract and another non-playing role as club director at AC Milan.

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  • Apple iPhone 8 Tops The List of Most Searched Smartphones of 2017
Apple iPhone 8 Tops The List of Most Searched Smartphones of 2017

Hurricane Irma beat out iPhone 8 and fidget spinners as the top trending search globally, while in the United States the Yankees were the most-searched sports team of the year. Aside from Bitcoin , Google's search trends tell a tale of political tumult and royal romance. Top global searches includes a natural disaster , the latest phones, ...

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  • Vladimir Putin announces Russian withdrawal from Syria during visit to airbase
Vladimir Putin announces Russian withdrawal from Syria during visit to airbase

In view of this, I have made a decision: most of the Russian military contingent staying in the Syrian Arab Republic is returning home, to Russia. As for the withdrawal, Lt. "We will never forget the casualties and losses that we suffered in the fight with terrorism here in Syria as well as at home in Russian Federation".

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  • Florida Men Charged With Animal Cruelty For Dragging Shark With Speed Boat
Florida Men Charged With Animal Cruelty For Dragging Shark With Speed Boat

The three men have each been charged with two felony counts of aggravated animal cruelty . "Because they first shot the shark, it warranted two separate charges for animal cruelty", explained Robert Klepper , public information coordinator for the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission's Division of Law Enforcement.

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  • Google Assistant Finally Coming to Android Tablets and more Smartphones
Google Assistant Finally Coming to Android Tablets and more Smartphones

It's not if Google plans a full roll out of Google Map Go across all version of Android . That instantly opens up more than a quarter more of the Android user base for Google Assistant to tap into. While most new smartphones run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow or newer versions of Android out of the box, there are still a significant numb...

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  • 'PUBG' Launches for Xbox One; Trailer and Start Times Revealed
'PUBG' Launches for Xbox One; Trailer and Start Times Revealed

The buttons of the Xbox One controller perform different actions depending on the context of the situation. In an Xbox Wire post, Microsoft detailed the control scheme for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on the Xbox One. Many Xbox fans may have heard of the game but not yet know what it's about. Not when you consider the lacklustre menus, m...

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  • Here is The New Apple iMac Pro In Action
Here is The New Apple iMac Pro In Action

Release is set for 14 December, 2017, with prices starting at £4,999. Seeing how 8K is not something that people are working on right now, 4K editing should be no problem for the new Apple iMac Pro . As far as the graphics power is concerned, the iMac Pro computer series boast Radeon Pro Vega GPUs that have 11 teraflops single precision as wel...

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