Verizon throttled firefighters' "unlimited" data during California fires, lawsuit claims

The slow data speeds that befell Santa Clara firefighters late last month were eventually rectified - but only after paying a price, Bowden added. Its data speeds were reduced to 1/200th of normal, which interfered with the vehicle's ability to "func... More..

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Apple kills '25000' illegal gambling apps in China
by | Thursday, August 23, 2018

Apple kills '25000' illegal gambling apps in China

Apple were keen to show this move in a positive light in a statement issued to The Wall Street Journal . Government-controlled media in the country accused Apple of knowingly hosting a variety of gambling-t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 22, 2018

"Fire challenge" severely injures 12-year-old MI girl

Instead of starting seventh grade in a couple of weeks, Brandi says Timiyah is on a ventilator and will be in the hospital for several months. She rushed to her daughter, who "looked like a fireball", and beg...More..

How a YouTuber got onto every Samsung Galaxy Note 9
by | Wednesday, August 22, 2018

How a YouTuber got onto every Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The rear camera on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is a dual-lens configuration. The pre-order opportunity began on August 17, this year, and will run until it ends on September 6 at all authorised Samsung shop...More..

by | Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Transference release date, PS4 demo detailed by Ubisoft

Ubisoft's official site asks us to "imagine an escape room set in a deranged mind" in this tale about a father, Raymond, who combines the brain data of himself, his wife, Katherine and son, Benjamin, to creat...More..

Russian hackers target Republicans in new twist on election meddling, Microsoft finds
by | Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Russian hackers target Republicans in new twist on election meddling, Microsoft finds

Microsoft said it's sifting through evidence of the group's intentions after applying for and getting a court order to take over those domains, effectively disrupting the hacking campaign. "To be clear, we no...More..

HTC Vive Wireless Adapter Starts at $300
by | Wednesday, August 22, 2018

HTC Vive Wireless Adapter Starts at $300

HTC has always been talking about cutting the cord on the HTC Vive . It was created to operate in the 60GHz band and leverage Intel's WiGig standard in order to avoid potential signal interference while helpin...More..

Apple Watch Series 4 all but confirmed in regulatory filings
by | Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Apple Watch Series 4 all but confirmed in regulatory filings

The current generation Apple Watch Series 3 is available in eight models. Apple filings for new products appear in EEC's database a week or two before new products are actually launched. Apple has yet to issu...More..

Microsoft Announces Kill Dates For Windows 8 Apps
by | Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Microsoft Announces Kill Dates For Windows 8 Apps

As with the arrival of new versions, the company, of course, I am talking about the tech giant Microsoft has been looking for users to upgrade their platforms or, in the case of mobile, to change the operatin...More..

Apple to Release New Cheaper MacBook, Mac Mini 'Pro' Later This Year
by | Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Apple to Release New Cheaper MacBook, Mac Mini 'Pro' Later This Year

If this is indeed a new MacBook Air, that leaves one remaining question mark in Apple's laptop portfolio: the MacBook, which offers just one USB Type-C port and was last updated in June of previous year. The ...More..

Huawei was caught using a pro camera to fake smartphone photos (again)
by | Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Huawei was caught using a pro camera to fake smartphone photos (again)

By doing so, she accidentally revealed that a DSLR-camera was used to take one of the still shots that Huawei's smartphone appeared to capture in the ad. The man takes it anyway, and the photo supposedly sh...More..

Nvidia unveils Turing GeForce RTX 20 series GPUs with ray-tracing power
by | Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Nvidia unveils Turing GeForce RTX 20 series GPUs with ray-tracing power

The Turing GPU architecture is the first generation of graphics card that offers real-time ray tracing performance, and evidently, the new technology has Nvidia's board partners excited. NVIDIA claims Turi...More..

Amazon ruined its video game pre-order bonus for Prime subscribers
by | Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Amazon ruined its video game pre-order bonus for Prime subscribers

According to the announcement, this new policy will go into effect for new Prime members starting on September 14. "As we have continued to add value to Twitch Prime, we have also re-evaluated some of the exi...More..

Forza Horizon 2 Is Leaving Xbox's Digital Marketplace in September
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Forza Horizon 2 Is Leaving Xbox's Digital Marketplace in September

Microsoft has announced that Forza Horizon 2 will be removed from the Microsoft Store on October 1. After September 30, players who own Forza Horizon 2 will still able to download and play the game and i...More..

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz Facelift Launched In India From Rs. 8.19 Lakh
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz Facelift Launched In India From Rs. 8.19 Lakh

The manual variants of the new petrol version are priced between Rs 8.19 lakh and Rs 9.97 lakh while the automatic transmission options are tagged between Rs 9.8 lakh and Rs 10.97 lakh. As far as the looks of...More..

Nokia 6.1 Plus India launch tomorrow
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Nokia 6.1 Plus India launch tomorrow

Nokia 6.1 Plus specifications For the uninitiated, HMD has already launched the Nokia 6.1 Plus in in Hong Kong at a price tag of HKD 2,288 (roughly Rs. The phone features a 5.8-inch FHD+ notched display with...More..

GeForce RTX 2080 Ti specs confirm Nvidia’s next powerful video card
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

GeForce RTX 2080 Ti specs confirm Nvidia’s next powerful video card

Graphics card maker Nvidia has a special event starting on Monday focusing on their GeForce line. As the product numbering suggests, the RTX 2080 will sit between the GeForce GTX 1080 and Quadro RTX 5000, wh...More..

Apple complies with China’s rules again, pulls gambling apps from App Store
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Apple complies with China’s rules again, pulls gambling apps from App Store

This is after the company drew criticism from state media in China for not doing more to deal with apps for services that are illegal in the country - such as gambling. As a result, this app has been removed fr...More..

IPhone X 2018 Series Design LEAKS In Multiple Videos
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

IPhone X 2018 Series Design LEAKS In Multiple Videos

With that said , Apple is also expected to offer a 512GB option. The Apple Pencil is compatible with Apple's iPad Pro, but the company hasn't extended its support to other devices, like the iPhone X...More..

Google One Launches with New Cloud Storage Tiers
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Google One Launches with New Cloud Storage Tiers

Well, that will no longer be the case - thanks to a new agreement between WhatsApp and Google. The new name makes sense, since Google Drive storage formerly encompassed space allotted to a wide swath of Goo...More..

Gmail for Android adds confidential mode
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Gmail for Android adds confidential mode

Following very basic steps, users can mark their emails as confidential, and set a time limit for visibility. While confidential mode can't prevent recipients from taking a screenshot of your email - and inde...More..

Vodafone taking pre-orders for Galaxy Note9
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Vodafone taking pre-orders for Galaxy Note9

I'm overseas at a conference and then visiting relatives, and will be back in town on Wednesday 22, whereupon I'll have the chance to play with a 6GB RAM, 128GB storage Note9 that arrived the day after I got on...More..

Huawei Mate 20 Release Date: Rumors Point To October 2018
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Huawei Mate 20 Release Date: Rumors Point To October 2018

Huawei has now confirmed its plans to put the Kirin 980 inside the Huawei Mate 20 , thanks to comments from the firm's CEO, Richard Yu, according to a report from Gearburn . And for good reason: the famo...More..

Google workers nix China search engine
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Google workers nix China search engine

But the search engine giant's growing capabilities has it feeling lucky too. Rumors have been swirling that Alphabet Inc ( NASDAQ:GOOGL ) is working on a search engine for China , but a new report indicates ...More..

PUBG Mobile exceeds 100 million downloads on Android and iPhone
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

PUBG Mobile exceeds 100 million downloads on Android and iPhone

In these four months PUBG Mobile has managed to achieve the milestone of having over 14 million daily active users. Not too shabby indeed. "We will continue to set the bar for mobile gaming and look to delive...More..

Google tracks you, even with Location History turned off
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Google tracks you, even with Location History turned off

The AP looked into the issue after K. Shankari, a graduate researcher at UC Berkeley, blogged about how her Android device had prompted her to rate a recent shopping trip to Kohl's even though her location h...More..

Android Messages gets dark mode: here’s how to enable it
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Android Messages gets dark mode: here’s how to enable it

However, the version 3.5 update makes it available for everyone alongside the Material Design style. Google introduced an update to their app "Android" Message. The text gets replaced with the new message i...More..

Sony Has Sold 3,000,000 PlayStation VR Consoles
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Sony Has Sold 3,000,000 PlayStation VR Consoles

The company also revealed that 21.9 million PlayStation VR titles have been sold, at retail and via the PS Store, which is also an impressive feat. Based on the venerated Rocky film spin-off, the game put...More..

Apple Planning to Launch 'Entry-Level' MacBook, AirPower Charger in September
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Apple Planning to Launch 'Entry-Level' MacBook, AirPower Charger in September

Industry sources claim that the price for the 2018 MacBook Air will start at roughly $1,200. AirPower pricing will likely fall between US$160 and $195. According to DigiTimes , an English-language Chinese...More..

Bow Before The 8sec 50th Anniversary Ford Mustang Cobra Jet
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Bow Before The 8sec 50th Anniversary Ford Mustang Cobra Jet

To make all that power, Ford increased the engine's displacement from 5.0 liters to 5.2, strengthened its internals, and dropped a Whipple supercharger into the valley. Production is set to be limited to ju...More..