IT&Software

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:43

A user known as DangerousRabbit asked: 'I suppose best practice for "data hygiene" is to assume that nothing you delete on a service is ever really gone, but is this officially standard practice at Reddit? The site said although the attack was serious, the hackers were not able to alter Reddit information.

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:11

DJI's hotly anticipated Mavic 2 Pro has been confirmed after United Kingdom retailer Argos published a print catalogue with the unannounced video drone listed for sale. Now thanks to a render obtained by the folks at Photo Rumors , we have a better idea of what the upcoming drone could look like. Omnidirectional obstacle sensing with APAS and Active Track 2.0 give you the confidence to take to sky and capture your moment.

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:05

Additionally, Google also highlights that in order for cutouts to not intrude or negatively affect apps, two requirements are needed. The point of this whole exercise is so that apps don't have trouble in displaying. This second rule is to ensure no app content is displayed in the cutout area. We're sure most people would agree that multiple notches sounds awful, so we're quietly glad that Google is limiting the number that Android P will officially support.

by | August 02, 2018 | 12:02

Samsung will hope the new technologies will fix its struggling mobile business, whose operating profit plunged 34 per cent from a year ago, the company revealed in its first-half filing on Tuesday. For the quarter it made a net profit of KRW11.04 tr (£7.5bn), down from KRW 11.05 tr (£7.5bn) a year earlier. The company also laid the blame at "weak demand" for its flexible OLED display panels.

by | August 02, 2018 | 05:45

Smartphone Company Highlights ● Samsung once again remained the leader in the worldwide smartphone market despite a 10.4% decline in shipments from past year. "Even as Samsung smartphone shipment volumes declined globally, the brand posted a record second quarter in India, regaining its top position in Indian smartphone market", said the report.

by | July 31, 2018 | 03:26

A report from the Wall Street Journal said that Japan Display had developed a "Full Active" LCD screen that Apple planned to use in future iPhone X successors. How is Apple going to do this? Do note that these are rumours from an unreliable source, which means chances of the iPad Pro resembling anything like the concept device from the report could be zero.

by | July 31, 2018 | 01:12

Sadly we cant figure out if the panel here is the same, although it is very likely both the 3 XL and the regular 3 will finally go with the power-efficient screen. References to a term called "dreamliner' were found in the Android P Beta code that pointed towards an app that is being tested internally that is related to wireless charging".

by | July 29, 2018 | 05:12

As noted by Android Police , this is likely due to controversies dubbed as " Elsagate ", which can be defined as inappropriate content that includes a theme or familiar character that appeals to children. We don't allow apps that facilitate the sale of explosives, firearms, ammunition, or certain firearms accessories. The Play Store also now has a ban on repetitive content , which Google describes as "multiple apps with highly similar content and user experience", or " apps that ...

by | July 29, 2018 | 05:13

The panels also survived another round of impact tests in which they were dropped from heights of up to 6 feet and continued to function normally without any signs of damage. The panel is also resistant to extreme temperatures, having been tested at 71-degrees Celsius (160-degrees Fahrenheit) and -32-degrees Celsius (-25.6 Fahrenheit).

by | July 29, 2018 | 03:56

Shares in Sky are trading at record levels, and above Comcast's latest offer, as investors bet that Fox will return with a higher bid. USA cable company Comcast is leading the race to buy Sky after it offered 14.75 pounds a share this month, valuing the group at $34 billion.

by | July 29, 2018 | 02:41

The new tier will be called Origin Access Premiere and it will share the all-you-can-play model that the original service, now to be called basic, plus you get more. But what do you get for that significant price hike to go "Premier"? Relatively few people buy albums, movies, or even books anymore because they can pay a monthly fee to access more entertainment than even the most voracious bingers would be able to consume.

by | July 29, 2018 | 02:06

Google is hoping to collaborate with other internet service providers to reach millions of Nigerians in 200 public spaces, across five cities by the end of 2019. She said that Google had trained no fewer than over 2.5 million of the 10 million Africans, it promised to train by 2022 on digital skills. "We've also trained more than 9,000 Africans developers who are on their way to becoming Google certified".

by | July 28, 2018 | 10:39

The Resident Evil 2 remake comes out 25th January 2019 on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Claire Redfield in the upcoming Resident Evil 2 remake has been redesigned from the ground-up. Inside, you'll find "photos and files documenting events after the Raccoon City tragedy, and was filed away as a highly confidential document by the USA government".

by | July 27, 2018 | 16:27

New evacuation orders have been issued for the deadly Carr Fire burning near Redding. A fast moving fire in northern California jumped the Sacramento River, sending residents in the city of Redding fleeing ahead of the flames late Thursday in one of several wildfires sweeping through the state.

by | July 27, 2018 | 13:42

The first of these focuses on battery life and the nightmare that is running out of juice while away from home. With less than two weeks until the official unveiling, the Galaxy Note 9 already has no secrets. On the other hand, Samsung phones headed towards India and Russian Federation, among other global markets will house an Exynos 9820 octa-core processor.

by | July 27, 2018 | 12:42

It is now unknown whether he had a lawyer. Stiff winds drove walls of flames into the historic Gold Rush-era town of Shasta, where state parks employees had worked through the early morning to rescue historic artifacts from a museum as the blaze advanced.

by | July 25, 2018 | 11:23

Chinese device manufacturer Xiaomi's Mi LED Smart TV 4 and Mi LED Smart TV 4A series will be available for purchase in a flash sale on Mi's official website and on Flipkart at 12 pm on July 24. It will ship with a 5.84-inch, FHD+ display and a 4000mAh battery , which is larger than the pricier Mi A2. As such, although the Mi A2 doesn't have a 3.5mm jack, the A2 Lite has the analog port.

by | July 25, 2018 | 10:16

Microsoft is in a hard spot with this generation of gaming hardware. It would also allow people to dip into and out of the market without needing to make space for a dedicated box under the TV, and without investment in a stand-alone box or gaming PC/laptop and without the need to set anything up.

by | July 24, 2018 | 08:09

Louis Post-Dispatch. Jason Gargac had an audience of thousands and said he tried to "capture the natural interactions between myself and the passengers". "You know, the internet is a insane place". Streaming passenger pick-ups is not a new phenomenon on Twitch, which houses an "In Real Life" section where people can stream everyday activities from going to the supermarket, to fitness regimes, cooking and so on.

by | July 23, 2018 | 07:44

So, we'll have to wait and see what OS Samsung rolls with for the Galaxy Watch . This technology is now being used in smartphones, even in Samsung mobiles which include Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus . The Samsung Galaxy S9 has done something that no other Galaxy S phone has ever done, but unfortunately, it is not something for the current Samsung flagship smartphone to brag about.

by | July 23, 2018 | 06:48

For those who need a reminder, The Battle Pass costs 950 V-Bucks and you can buy a bundle of 1,000 V-Bucks for roughly £8, or earn the V-Bucks in-game through various activities. If you're scratching your head about how they grow up so fast, yes - Fortnite launched on July 25, with the massively popular battle royale mode following on September 26.

by | July 23, 2018 | 06:02

The decision, which followed a three-year EU investigation, comes as fears of a transatlantic trade war mount because of President Donald Trump's decision to impose tariffs on European steel and aluminum exports. On Wednesday, the European Union imposed a four billion euro fine on the tech firm under antitrust laws. A remedy could involve unbundling its core apps Search, Chrome and Play Store from eight other apps it packages with Android.

by | July 19, 2018 | 06:25

It is worth noting though, that the newest expansion will still need to be purchased separately, with The Battle for Azeroth sporting a $50 price tag ahead of its August 14 release date. To reflect the changes, the Recruit-A-Friend system has also been updated. . If you're so inclined you can also go for cross-realm communities, which are basically enhanced social features that will work across all of World of Warcraft separately from guilds (integrated with the general objective ...

by | July 19, 2018 | 01:55

If the photos are accurate, the Galaxy Note 9 is going to look pretty similar to the Galaxy Note 8 . Kuo predicts that Samsung could ship 40 million Galaxy S10 phones next year, mostly of the two larger models, which will be more expensive.

by | July 18, 2018 | 05:10

It joins the 10nm-class 16GB GDDR6 DRAM (December 2017), and 16GB DDR5 DRAM (February 2018) premium lineup. The new hardware succeeds the 8GB LPDDR4 hardware that entered mass production in 2014. Samsung mentioned that its new DRAM is aimed towards "5G and AI-powered mobile applications". A deep sleep mode has also been added to cut the power usage by half of that in the current LPDDR4X DRAM.

by | July 18, 2018 | 04:16

Amazon is offering early access to a variety of deals ahead of the official Prime Day start time. Often dubbed the "Black Friday" of Amazon, Prime Day , which kicked off Monday at 3 p.m. Interested in Amazon? Add Amazon as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Amazon news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Currently, Amazon is selling at $1,840 per share.

by | July 18, 2018 | 04:08

It's a great day to be bald, ginger, grey, or curly-haired - or, indeed, a lobster. Meanwhile, anyone who works in an over-air-conditioned office will appreciate the the freezing-cold face. Both have since been corrected. And if you're wondering if any of your favourite celebs share their birthday with World Emoji Day, you'd be right: Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, David Hasselhoff, Donald Sutherland and Will Ferrel are all celebrating today.

by | July 16, 2018 | 04:58

Its likely that the stock availability of the 13-inch, as well as the 15-inch MacBook Pro, will expand over the next week as Apple ships out more stock of the laptop. Meanwhile, the company continued to deal with several class-action lawsuits pertaining to the reliability issues of its keyboards, as mentioned in a report by 9to5Mac.

by | July 16, 2018 | 01:01

The MacBook Pros start at $1,799 for the 13-inch and $2,399 for the 15-inch. Apple's MacBook Pro with Touch Bar is now more powerful. Apple says it also now supports double the eDRAM, 16GB RAM max, and up to 2TB SSD. Those quad-core chips are offered as Core i5 and i7 processors, with the latter as fast as 2.7 GHz (with Turbo Boost speeds up to 4.5 GHz). "Under the hood, the 15" MacBook Pro can be yours with a choice of an Intel Core i7 or i9 processor which can be Turbo ...

by | July 14, 2018 | 04:15

The first render shows us the Galaxy Tab S4 hooked up to a keyboard attachment which will likely be sold separately. The S Pen stylus is also pictured here, and this image reveals the back side of the device as well, showing its single camera, and an LED flash.

by | July 14, 2018 | 02:28

The new laptops are aimed at those who need speed when it comes to their work. Technically, Apple has admitted only that "a small percentage of the keyboards in certain MacBook and MacBook Pro models" have demonstrated the sticky key issue .

by | July 13, 2018 | 19:59

Some have focused on portraying him as a threat to take away health-care protections and abortion rights. He says President Trump had several goals in mind with the nomination. In the spring and summer of 2017, Democrats in Congress and progressive activists rallied opposition to the GOP plan to gut Obamacare, eventually creating enough of a backlash that, after months of protests, Republicans in the Senate fell short of delivering the long-promised overhaul.

by | July 11, 2018 | 05:29

In the intervening time, Nintendo has made a concerted effort to improve its outreach to independent developers . A short reveal trailer which is just under a minute long has also been released and only teases a tiny bit of game play, but will surely grab the attention of fans of the game and players of the Nintendo Switch alike.

by | July 11, 2018 | 05:25

However, Elcomsoft now belives it has found a way round the data port being locked in the first instance, by connecting cheap USB devices to seized iPhones . CoolStar has announced that the Electra jailbreak works on iOS 11 .4b3 and has advised all users on a higher firmware version to downgrade while they still can! "Your accessory then remains connected, even if your device is subsequently locked".

by | July 11, 2018 | 04:40

In terms of OS, Surface Go runs Windows 10 S out of the box, but that can be switched to a standard version of Windows 10 if the user wishes. Naturally, and disappointingly, none of these options include the newly-designed Type Cover or tried-and-true Surface Pen in the box.