IT&Software

by | July 11, 2018 | 03:26

Today, the streaming service is improving upon this capability by introducing smart downloads . The new feature is starting to roll out for Android devices today and we're told that it will arrive on iOS devices "later this year". "Even though we have a great personalization system, we don't know what's the next movie you're going to want to watch", he said. It's limited to episodic TV series, not movies, standup specials or other kinds of programming.

by | July 10, 2018 | 03:54

Expansion, which will be fully complete in 2020, is expected to almost double Noida (New Okhla Industrial Development Authority), India's current phone producing capabilities from 68- to 120 million phones per year. While Modi's flagship "Make in India" campaign is still a long way from delivering on ambitious job promises, the programme has had some success with the phased manufacturing of mobile devices and components.

by | July 07, 2018 | 12:25

The OxygenOS Open Beta programme enables OnePlus smartphone users to get updates with latest features and security patches before the stable release is rolled out. Today, OnePlus released a new Open Beta for the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T . Project Treble support is now only in this newest OxygenOS beta.

by | July 07, 2018 | 08:13

After an unexpected delay, Epic relaunched Fortnite's Playground Mode earlier this week. That's next Thursday, when Fortnite season 5 kicks off. In Fortnite Playground v2, Epic Games is hoping to give players the ability to choose teams, in groups of 1v1 or 2v2. A message sent from the official Fortnite Twitch channel has confirmed that the popular Playground mode will be a permanent addition to the game, not simply a Limited Time Mode.

by | July 06, 2018 | 19:34

The rumours suggest that we may see a Gear S4 at the Galaxy Note 9 launch event in NY on August 9th. However, either way, it looks like Samsung will be launching three flagship smartphones in 2019, similar to Apple's expected plan to unveil three new iPhone models this year.

by | July 04, 2018 | 07:26

While several app developers have termed this a "common practice" where humans access user data to develop machine algorithms, Google is yet to ensure that user data will not be compromised in a Facebook-Cambridge Analytica manner. Gmail allows its users to install additional apps that work with the online system. Gmail's opt-in alert spells out generally what a user is agreeing to.

by | July 04, 2018 | 07:26

On the storage front, the device offers 64GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 256GB via the microSD card slot. Samsung has shared invites for its upcoming Galaxy Unpacked event on Thursday 9 August, 2018. The devices will be available various Colours including Blue, Black, lavender, purple & Gold colors. Coming to the Galaxy Tab S4, Samsung has always been rumoured to launch the tablet but not much information about the device has been available.

by | July 04, 2018 | 06:36

When a user blocks someone on Facebook they can not see things posted by the user, start conversations with the user on Messenger or add as a friend. But if you sent a post to "friends of friends" or a wider audience, blocked people could see them. Alarmingly, however, the bug did allow blocked users to contact the person who blocked them, although, about 83% of affected users apparently only had one blocked person temporarily unblocked.

by | July 03, 2018 | 08:28

We're also rolling out a new Android P Beta build that includes July security patches , the latest Google Code Drop and improvements to Android Auto. The Essential Phone is already joining the party. Among the system tools available here are multi-camera support, enhanced notifications, display cutout (notches for days) and ImageDecoder.

by | July 02, 2018 | 02:45

Bethesda filed a lawsuit last week alleging that the Westworld game features code stolen directly from Fallout Shelter . On YouTube the company Bethesda released a new trailer for Fallout 76, which showed the beginning of the game.

by | July 02, 2018 | 01:49

Nintendo's first effort at a stand-alone retro console was enthusiastically received and just about impossible to find after retail bots and scalpers sucked down most of the available inventory and left store shelves barren throughout the entire holiday season of 2016.

by | July 01, 2018 | 03:26

Only last week was the notch confirmed for the XL device after several phone cases emerged on Chinese e-commerce marketplace AliExpress . Unlike the Pixel 3, the Pixel 3 XL features notched display, which means the aspect ratio should very likely be 19:9.

by | July 01, 2018 | 03:24

Apple has been collecting a lot of the data with its Apple Maps vans, which have been spotted on streets as far back as 2015. TechCrunch also reports that Apple is using a big collection of human editors to double-check and improve the new mapping data.

by | July 01, 2018 | 00:39

EA's troubles with the Star Wars licence continue to pile up, as renowned Uncharted writer and director Amy Hennig reveals she hasn't worked at the company since the beginning of the year. EA issued a statement to GameSpot regarding Hennig's departure. So, what's next? Well, apparently Titanfall developers Respawn are working on a single player game called Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order .

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:10

In 1983, Stefan Bellof lapped the world-renowned track with a Porsche 956 C in a legendary time of 6min11.13. And what a race vehicle it turned out to be! In fact, an earlier attempt the same day already smashed the record with a time of five minutes and 24.375 seconds, but Bernhard kept on pushing.

by | June 30, 2018 | 03:02

Unfortunately, we can not confirm at this time if the price is legit or not because changes are taking place from time to time on online retailers like this so it is hard to ascertain at this stage if it is actually going to be priced in an affordable manner or not.

by | June 30, 2018 | 02:44

The design of the Note 9 will be similar to the Galaxy Note 8 , according to the hands-on. While we now know a great deal about the hardware that will go into the Galaxy Note 9 , the same can not be said about the software. It is also reported to come with some video enhancements. In the US and South Korea, the Galaxy Note 9 is said to have a Qualcomm SoC, while its global versions will come with an Exynos SoC.

by | June 30, 2018 | 01:54

OnePlus has shared that the company will now roll out Android updates for two years after it releases a smartphone, with an additional year of Android security patch updates every two months. The security patches and Andoird updates will be provided every two months as it is a bi-monthly schedule. This would include new features, Android versions as well as Android security patches and bug fixes.

by | June 30, 2018 | 01:16

As such, it seems likely that the developers want to avoid this situation with the Playground Mode and only have to fix it one time. The 50v50 mode was meant to be enabled this morning to take the place of the Final Fight LTM, which "isn't quite in a state where we want it to be" just yet.

by | June 28, 2018 | 01:33

So basically what you see now could change upon its final release. Next, you'll need to go to this Beta profile link from your iPhone or iPad to install the profile that tells Apple you're part of the beta program and can install the software.

by | June 26, 2018 | 03:45

Starting things off with the AirPods, Bloomberg's report has the third-generation device costing more than the current $159 option, leading Apple to offer a two-tier approach for the AirPods. A wireless charging case is apparently in the works, too, to go along with the long-rumored and conspicuously absent AirPower charger. Future AirPods could add biometric sensors like a heart rate monitor.

by | June 26, 2018 | 03:15

It passed a law that required all merchants to collect a 4.5 percent sales tax as long as they had more than $100,000 in sales or more than 200 individual transactions in the state. You have most likely been able to avoid paying sales tax on a lot of online purchases over the years, but that's coming to an end. The state conceded in court, however, that it could only win by persuading the Supreme Court to do away with its physical presence rule.

by | June 24, 2018 | 10:28

Instagram has just launched IGTV - the company's attempt at creating a YouTube-like, video-centric platform. It will remain focused on creators that users love the most and already follow on Instagram . The new video hub, called IGTV , will host vertical videos as long as 60 minutes. According to Systrom, Instagram will not be monetizing IGTV with ads in the immediate future, although that could potentially change down the line.

by | June 23, 2018 | 05:17

It recommended charging hubs from Mophie and Belkin, an unusual move for the consumer-hardware specialist. The aim now is to put it on sale before or in September, according to one of the people. Beyond the release date, there are still other mysteries surrounding AirPower. When an electric current passes from the mains through the coiled wire, it creates an electromagnetic field around the magnet.

by | June 23, 2018 | 04:10

Since Amazon has a local presence in most states, in fact, it has been collecting sales taxes for customers located in the 45 states that actually collect them since April 2017 . This overturns a decision from 1992 that mandated that states could levy taxes on businesses only if they had a brick-and-mortar presence within that state's borders.

by | June 22, 2018 | 05:17

Audi has revealed the second generation of its smallest vehicle - the A1. It's a very different A1. Width is nearly the same at 5.7-feet and the new model is 4.7-feet high. Sound systems can be speced to include the 560 watt Bang & Olufsen Premium Sound System. The radar sensor recognises critical situations involving other vehicles, crossing pedestrians or cyclists ahead of the vehicle, even when visibility is poor such as in fog.

by | June 22, 2018 | 02:26

Sprint said account holders must "generally be notified" if the data is to be used so they can decide whether they consent. The two largest USA wireless carrier announced the move in response to a plea from Senator Ron Wyden , a Democrat from Oregon.

by | June 21, 2018 | 05:28

The new map is far smaller than the first two maps for the game, clocking in at approximately a quarter of the size of either Erangel or Miramar. The Event Pass drops on the next scheduled update for the game on June 22, which also introduces the new map, Sanhok.

by | June 21, 2018 | 05:14

A quick clarification before we continue: the demo in question was behind closed doors, and is different from the trailer we saw on-stage during the Xbox E3 2018 press conference (though that too was rendered in-engine). Unfortunately, gameplay-related details have not been confirmed by CD Projekt RED. With this being the case , some have speculated that Cyberpunk 2077 might have a potential release date set a few years from now .

by | June 21, 2018 | 00:26

The app will be available for download on iOS and Android smartphones in the coming days, Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom told a gathering of influencers and members of the press today at an event held in San Francisco. Instagram also shares how businesses, creators, and more can "leverage" the new platform, reiterating its massive user base. According to Systrom, Instagram will not be monetizing IGTV with ads in the immediate future, although that could potentially change down the line.

by | June 20, 2018 | 19:55

Because of this design with serious lack of bezel, Find X sports a 92.25% screen-to-body ratio. The phone doesn't have a fingerprint scanner, instead relying on 3D face-scanning technology, just like Apple's iPhone X . It also features flood illuminator, Infrared camera , proximity sensor, Dot projector, receiver and RGB camera are integrated into this unit, the company said.

by | June 20, 2018 | 19:05

At any rate, it's a safe bet to make that we will not see Sony capitulate to fans' desires to see crossplay occur between PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch - or Xbox One for that matter - any time soon. Previously it was assumed that Sony didn't want to do anything to acknowledge or encourage rival consoles, since by allowing cross-play they'd be admitting that the Xbox One and Switch were comprable to the PlayStation 4 and able to run the same games.

by | June 20, 2018 | 18:54

Google today released the new Podcasts app for Android devices which will allow you to discover and listen to the thousands of podcasts around the world. The web client works with Google Chrome , Mozilla Firefox , Apple Safari , and Microsoft Edge , but not Internet Explorer. Smart Reply uses machine learning to craft possible responses to your messages.

by | June 20, 2018 | 17:39

With a stunningly high screen to bezel ratio, the Oppo Find X has only pixels on its front and a slick plain surface on its back. The handset will be going on sale in China starting today, and will be launched in India on July 12th. The company has also tied up with Lamborghini to launch a special edition smartphone at 1699 euros for the 512 GB variant with Super Vooc charging technology .

by | June 18, 2018 | 11:14

Both OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T each sold 10 lakh units within 3 months of their launch. Telling about OnePlus 6's sales numbers, CEO Pete Lau said, "Since before OnePlus launched, we've always taken care to listen closely to our users and deliver smartphones which combine design and power".