IT&Software

by | October 10, 2018 | 02:57

Recent and upcoming exclusives like Spider-Man, God of War , and The Last of Us Part II , alongside multiplatform Red Dead Redemption 2 , Fallout 76 , and Anthem , could keep the console alive for months - even years - to come. "As further understood herein, the original (legacy) software code of an entertainment asset such as a computer game created to be played on a relatively lower powered display can be preserved for use with model consoles with improved capability displays, while ...

by | October 10, 2018 | 01:52

The day one patch has become such an issue that United Kingdom shops have been given permission to sell the game a day early, so that everyone has a chance to download the update in a reasonable amount of time. Blackout will be fully playable when the download reaches 30%, which is about 16-20GB depending on the platform. A full download will be required, however, for regular multiplayer modes, Zombies, and Specialist Headquarters.

by | October 10, 2018 | 01:30

The real concern here is that Google reportedly became aware of the security glitch several months ago but failed to disclose the issue due to "fears that doing so would draw regulatory scrutiny and cause reputational damage". The company also admitted the low engagement statistics of Google +. So the company felt that the site simply wasn't worth maintaining between its minimal traffic and its security threats, hence the ten-month period for users to migrate whatever data they need ...

by | October 10, 2018 | 00:45

The firm made a major change in this year's " Coffee Lake R" chips. All of the 9th gen CPUs will work on current 300-series motherboards , as well as the new Z390 motherboards coming soon. An excited Intel held a livestream earlier this morning to formally introduce its initial 9th generation Core processors consisting of three SKUs: Core i9-9900K, Core i7-9700K, and Core i5-9600K.

by | October 09, 2018 | 01:31

To prevent such issues from occurring again, Project Strobe will be introduced. In other words, Google neglected Google +, possibly exposed profile info, and is now realizing that it should probably tighten things up a bit. Well, this is a major security flaw that brought users personal data to risk. The exposed data includes occupations, genders, ages, and email addresses of many users.

by | October 09, 2018 | 01:16

Because the screen pivots, you can have chats in both landscape and portrait mode, unlike the vanilla Facebook Portal which is created to sit in landscape mode only. The Portal and Portal + will take on Amazon's Echo Show and Google's upcoming Home Hub smart display . Considering the popularity of Facebook Messenger, a smart display focused on video calls makes sense.

by | October 09, 2018 | 00:44

Not only that, the streamed games are meant to be at PC and console-level fidelity and speed. It's mentioned that this will support the existing 4G services and will also be developed with 5G in mind. To realize this vision, we know we must make it easy for developers to bring their content to Project xCloud . Microsoft's Project xCloud service is in testing.

by | October 08, 2018 | 00:55

As far as the MacBook Pro, this affects instances where the parts to be replaced cover its display assembly, logic board, top case (i.e. keyboard , touchpad, and internal housing) and Touch ID . Failure to perform this step will result in an inoperative system and an incomplete fix. As of now, 19 states in the U.S. have proposed legislation regarding right-to-repair rules, but none of them have passed a bill that prohibits the use of proprietary diagnostic software.

by | October 07, 2018 | 00:17

The giga-bit class LG V40 ThinQ is the 18th 600MHz capable phone to be released on T-Mobile. Smartphone large display , with a cutout in the upper part and large lower frame. The three lenses include ultra wide lens 107°, the main lens 78°, and telephoto lens 45°. Using f/1.5 aperture, LG V40 ThinQ brings improved depth of field, lesser shutter lag and ultra fast burst mode.

by | October 05, 2018 | 07:07

Nokia tells us the design has been inspired by aspects of jewelry design, and this is apparent in the Gloss Steel version. It will be available tomorrow in Europe and next week in other markets like the US. Unlike the other pair announced today, the Pro Wireless Earphones use Bluetooth 4.2, but they can be connected to two devices at once. At the backside of the smartphone, the Nokia 7 .1 is equipped with two cameras , a main 12MP, F/1.8 one and another 5MP monochrome one that would be ...

by | October 05, 2018 | 04:10

The phone does not feature a fingerprint sensor under its display, meaning LG have once again opted to place the scanner on the hardware's rear. It features not one, not two but three cameras on the back, and two cameras at the front. It also has the '"Boombox Speaker' feature from the G7, which doubles the bass of conventional speakers by utilizing the internal space of the device as a resonance chamber".

by | October 05, 2018 | 03:30

Consumer Reports has published information pertaining to Apple's iPhone XS / XS Max handsets, and it won't make pleasant reading for Apple. This version of the Note 9 works on all major carriers, including Verizon. But all three tests do show that both the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max should get you through the day, with plenty of time to spare. At least, if one was to talk about the base variant.

by | October 05, 2018 | 02:46

Bloomberg said its report was based on confirmations of the hack by 17 unnamed people. The report , published by Bloomberg Businessweek , alleges that groups affiliated with the Chinese government infiltrated factories supplying startup Supericro in order to attach the chips to the motherboards.

by | October 04, 2018 | 02:29

The company is also adding an app mirroring feature called Your Phone app with the Windows 10. Generally speaking, if you have automatic updates installed, the Windows 10 October 2018 update will start going out in waves on October 9th.

by | October 04, 2018 | 01:30

Krieger and Systrom's resignation last week took Facebook by surprise, and was reportedly the culmination of frustrations over Facebook taking a more hands-on approach with the app recently in terms of advertising, data, and product decisions.

by | October 03, 2018 | 16:00

It's called the " presidential alert ", but the President doesn't actually write it. There will be an audible tone and then a text that states: " Presidential Alert " followed by "THIS IS A TEST of the National Wireless Emergency Alert System ".

by | October 02, 2018 | 17:52

Ahead of the official launch, OnePlus has already disclosed a few important changes in the new smartphone. By comparison, the notch used for the OnePlus 6T looks set to be much smaller - barely large enough to cover the selfie camera, let alone the proximity sensor, or front-facing speakers.

by | October 02, 2018 | 17:27

Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL may not be the only hardware Google will showcase at its October 9 event in NY. We shall see. On a side note, I may have to start frequenting my local Best Buy to get the scoop on all the new toys. "Still micro-USB", the customer wrote on Reddit . The company is also expected to unveil a new Chromecast . It's also ditched the glossy finished and Chrome logo for a matte finish and a Google "G".

by | October 02, 2018 | 00:27

So, you bought a lovely new iPhone XR or iPhone XS Max . The iPhone XS Max has crossed the 1 lakh mark in India with its base model priced at Rs 109,900. Featuring a portable charging case, the AirPods automatically start playing audio as soon as you put them in your ears and pause when you take them out.

by | October 01, 2018 | 19:41

The stand will hold the Pixel 3 in a upright position given it's shape, so the UI will certainly help in easier access. Alleged images of both units have emerged online but the Pixel 3 XL seems to have been outed the most . This confirms that the new yet to launch devices will support wireless charging and fast charging, unlike its predecessors. That's right. Even the pricing has been leaked and it's quite believable as well.

by | September 30, 2018 | 17:54

The Shadow Stones will likely have a major impact on tactical strategy in areas where they are plentiful. When you purchase the Battle Pass , you'll immediately gain two of season 6's skins: Calamity and DJ Yonder, which were two skins that featured in Epic's teasers for season 6.

by | September 30, 2018 | 12:39

The new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max were released last week in the USA, and early adopters have taken it to Reddit and Apple Support Forums to complain about some issues. To pull it off, Apple removed certain 3D Touch parts in the display, TechInsights says. These new components would have cost around $10 more. The newest generation of phones under CEO Tim Cook showcase a number of refinements from their iPhone X predecessors.

by | September 28, 2018 | 12:45

Previously, many insiders have published a render of this smartphone , but in reality the device may be different, with 4 camera's not going anywhere. The phone also has 24 megapixels front camera with f/2.0 aperture. It also gets Pro Lighting Mode that mimics professional studio lighting, AR emoji, and filters.

by | September 28, 2018 | 07:32

Safety consultants are up in arms about an exchange to Google's Chrome browser that they allege undermines users' privacy. What that means is that if you're using Gmail or YouTube , for instance, because it's a Google site you will be signed into Chrome 69 .

by | September 27, 2018 | 15:25

Google has been the sultan of search for a very long time now, and through the years it has constantly been tweaking things, adding features, and generally just looking to stay in front of the pack. Google first introduced a news feed of trending content previous year, but this update will show users more so-called "evergreen" content. These "evergreen" pages and videos should still be relevant to you, based on Google's AI-powered algorithms.

by | September 27, 2018 | 12:29

It's obvious from the promotion and screenshots surfacing that High Stakes is bringing new cosmetic items, like the fancy white suits and masks show in Epic's tweet. " Some items have been removed or modified to better reflect their effectiveness ", read the patch notes . Grapplers are of Epic rarity and can be found as floor loot or inside vending machines, treasure chests, supply drops and supply llamas.

by | September 27, 2018 | 09:54

The popular smart TV will soon be controlled by users' voices via Google Assistant . In addition, Roku announced Roku OS 8.2, a software update for Roku TVs that will make them compatible with upcoming Roku TV Wireless Speakers; and Roku OS 9, a new software release for Roku streaming players, TVs and wireless speakers.

by | September 27, 2018 | 09:51

Google, born 20 years ago, today provides that it knows how to respond to the queries of other internet users before they even have asked, with artificial intelligence and personal data, while a growing number of concerns about privacy and the power of the giants "tech".

by | September 27, 2018 | 06:58

Oculus promises that over 50 titles will be available for Quest when it launches, and VR fans can jump into the action for just $399, a price which appears to include two Oculus Touch controllers . We're at Oculus Connect 5 and we'll be getting some hands on time with the Quest so stay tuned for our first impressions on the new Oculus headset.

by | September 25, 2018 | 23:33

In terms of camera, this will be their first shot at a triple lens setup. Forward-looking: Earlier this month, Samsung teased its October 11 Galaxy event with the tagline '4X fun.' It's expected that the firm will launch the Galaxy A9 Star Pro at the event, which, despite being a mid-range device, features four rear cameras .

by | September 25, 2018 | 23:25

The gold and space-grey colours are significantly more popular than silver. "The iPhone XS Max can last a day on a single charge with moderate to high usage", said Gareth Beavis. After all the iPhone XR, which goes on sale on October 26, is more affordable with a starting price of $749, compared to the $999 of the iPhone XS. The iPhone XS is out now and features a 12MP camera on the phone, which is backed by a bigger sensor than what was previously used by the iPhone X.

by | September 24, 2018 | 19:26

OnePlus 6T will come with a 6.4-inch full HD Optic AMOLED based display having the highest resolution of 1080x2340 pixel. Among other features, as discovered by Slashleaks , the new gadget's first panel has a water droplet-like notch, much smaller than previous OnePlus 6 and similar to the one seen on the Vivo V11 Pro and Oppo F9 Pro .

by | September 24, 2018 | 17:00

After Woods' win, the crowd at East Lake erupted in euphoria. "I had a hard time not crying on the last hole", he said . "I kept saying 'Hey, I could still play this out of bounds.' But once I got the ball on the green I gave (caddie) Joey (LaCava) a high five because I knew it was done".

by | September 23, 2018 | 21:36

The rest of the software will apparently be based around Amazon's Alexa , offering support for music playback and more . The new speaker is available for purchase throughout the United States now at a cost of just $49.99. This is the first day this item's been on Amazon , and it's already the number 1 selling microwave . The new Echo Auto is created to sit on a car's dashboard and give directions or play music, while plugged into a car's power outlet.

by | September 23, 2018 | 17:36

Samsung has been doing something similar with its camera technologies as well. From the very long time, the rumors regarding Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro to feature four cameras on the rear were building up but no such claims have been made by the company as of now.