Blocking internet in Congo may lead to violence, United Nations warns

CENCO says it deployed more than 40,000 observers to monitor Sunday's vote, the first presidential ballot since 2011. We are doing our best to publish the results on January 6. President Joseph Kabila , 47, should have stepped down at the end of... More..

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by | Friday, January 04, 2019

New Marvel Video Game in Development from Ex-Hearthstone Leads

The announcement came along with news that the studio has raised a $30 million minority investment from NetEase, allowing the team to expand beyond its initial five founders and open an office in Irvine, CA. "...More..

Netflix pulls Apple iTunes billing for new subscribers
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Netflix pulls Apple iTunes billing for new subscribers

While it is unclear as to why Netflix has removed the iTunes billing option, it appears that Apple apparently takes a 15 percent cut of recurring in-app subscriptions done through iTunes accounts on iOS devices...More..

USB Type-C Authentication Program Launched To Protect Devices Against Hardware Attacks
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

USB Type-C Authentication Program Launched To Protect Devices Against Hardware Attacks

If you buy with a computer or phone that uses the USB Type-C authentication scheme, you could end up returning a lot of uncertified Type-C accessories and cables because they won't work with your hardware. In...More..

Google Chrome to get native dark mode for Windows 10
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Google Chrome to get native dark mode for Windows 10

Currently, the feature is in testing, and only available via Google Chrome Canary distributions. As reported by TechDows , Google engineer Peter Kasting filed a bug report back in May outlining the need ...More..

Windows 10 overtakes Windows 7
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Windows 10 overtakes Windows 7

It's always interesting to compare the adoption rate on the Steam Hardware Survey against the adoption rate of the OS in the general population. It's the first month ever in which Windows 10 has been on top...More..

Apple’s new iPhone XS Max explodes in OH man’s trouser pocket
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Apple’s new iPhone XS Max explodes in OH man’s trouser pocket

A man from OH claims he was twice burned by Apple , first by an iPhone XS Max that allegedly caught fire in his trousers pocket and injured his "buttocks region", and then again by poor customer service, bot...More..

New Year's eve: Google doodle kicks off celebration with purple elephants
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

New Year's eve: Google doodle kicks off celebration with purple elephants

Google's doodle shows two cute elephants blowing up balloons and eating popcorn. A Google Doodle is a special, temporary adjustment of the logo on Google's homepages that commemorates holidays, events, achiev...More..

Popular Android apps keep sending your data to Facebook without consent
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Popular Android apps keep sending your data to Facebook without consent

If combined, data from different apps can paint a fine-grained and intimate picture of people's activities, interests, behaviors and routines, some of which can reveal special category data, including informati...More..

Atlus Teases ‘Persona 5 R,’ Promises More Details in March
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Atlus Teases ‘Persona 5 R,’ Promises More Details in March

Atlus is reportedly working on a new version of its 2016 PS4-exclusive role-playing game " Persona 5 " called " Persona 5 R ", it revealed on Sunday. The company has opened a new teaser website for "P5R", whi...More..

Netflix no longer offers in-app subscription options on iOS devices
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Netflix no longer offers in-app subscription options on iOS devices

As with iTunes, Android users who signed up for Netflix could no longer pay for the service through the Google Play store, likewise saving the company the cut Google would take from each subscription pa...More..

New promo video further exposes Nokia 9 PureView
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

New promo video further exposes Nokia 9 PureView

Blass also mentions the name "Beholder", suggesting that that may be the Nokia 9 PureView's codename. The newly spotted leaked video of the phone reveals that TA-1087 model number also belongs to it. There's ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Apple iPhone XS Max allegedly catches fire in owner’s trousers

Hillard claimed that he noticed thick smoke coming from the iPhone XS Max and felt a "large amount of heat" as well as burnings on his skin. "Left no other option, I had to exit the room since there was a f...More..

Samsung reportedly working on Galaxy A50 and Galaxy M20 smartphones
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Samsung reportedly working on Galaxy A50 and Galaxy M20 smartphones

Samsung is now working on a new Galaxy A-series smartphone, dubbed Samsung Galaxy A50 . The smartphone is yet to go official in India, but considering Samsung brings all its popular phones to the countr...More..

Essential Phones journey comes to an end
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Essential Phones journey comes to an end

This particular device would feature high-end specs and an edge-to-edge display, meant to compete with other popular flagships well established in the market. Existing owners don't need to worry just yet, a...More..

Your next iPhone may be manufactured in India
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Your next iPhone may be manufactured in India

However, the company has kept its higher-end iPhone production in China , where iPhones have been assembled since their initial release in 2007. The report said Hon Hai's investment will be made to expand ...More..

by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

‘Fortnite’ Creator Epic Games Reportedly Earned $3 Billion In Profits in 2018

Epic is giving away free copies of Super Meat Boy, eager to encourage more players to use its new storefront. The game was first released in September 2017, but it snowballed in 2018, as Epic brought the titl...More..

Google Begins Rolling Out Spam Protection For Android Messages
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Google Begins Rolling Out Spam Protection For Android Messages

After half a year development, spam protection in Android messages finally started rolling out earlier this month to some users. There is no official announcement from Google as yet, meaning that like...More..

Snapchat Has Now Added AR Lenses For Your Dog
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Snapchat Has Now Added AR Lenses For Your Dog

Some of the lenses give you and your pet matching accessories, such as glasses, while others coordinate the two looks; the pizza lens, for example, will put your dog's face at the center of a pizza pie and give...More..

Instagram users are revolting...against horizontal scrolling
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Instagram users are revolting...against horizontal scrolling

After users went insane and started complaining about the new Instagram news feed layout the company spokesperson in a note to the media said , "Due to a bug, some users saw a change to the way their feed ap...More..

Nokia 5.1 Plus starts receiving Android 9.0 Pie update
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Nokia 5.1 Plus starts receiving Android 9.0 Pie update

The Nokia 9 PureView will be made out of metal and glass, and it will ship with five cameras on the back, which is no longer a secret. Right now, if you want to hide notch, you need to get developer options...More..

by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Apple To Assemble iPhones In India Via Local Foxconn Unit Starting 2019

Moreover, Foxconn - a Taiwanese company is already manufacturing smartphones for Xiaomi. CIRP reported in June that Android users were more likely to switch to Apple's cheapest model, which at the time of the...More..

Amazon user received 1700 Alexa's recordings of a stranger
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Amazon user received 1700 Alexa's recordings of a stranger

But the violation of privacy had already transpired: After Amazon had sent the user the link, he downloaded the audio recordings of the stranger to his computer. Naturally, the individual instantly complained t...More..

The mid-range Pixels are expected to be released in spring 2019
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

The mid-range Pixels are expected to be released in spring 2019

It is not for sure why Google wants to launch the "Lite" version of Pixel 3 in the USA only. Few reports suggest that both these handsets are expected to be showcased in the second quarter of 2019 and they wi...More..

CenturyLink service down - customers, businesses affected by widespread outages
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

CenturyLink service down - customers, businesses affected by widespread outages

Wireless callers with an emergency should try dialing 911 first, officials said. "We continue to make good progress with our recovery efforts and we are working tirelessly until restoration is complete", Cent...More..

Motorola P40 renders leak as punch-hole slowly becomes a trend
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Motorola P40 renders leak as punch-hole slowly becomes a trend

The Motorola P-series is a new series that was unveiled by the Lenovo-owned company this year. While the Motorola P40 in China will come with some custom skin on top, the global variant as an Android One devi...More..

Samsung's C-Lab is taking eight new merchandise to CES 2019
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Samsung's C-Lab is taking eight new merchandise to CES 2019

Samsung C-Lab will introduce eight new tech in 2019's Consumer Electronics Show. Other experiments are Tisplay , described as an "in-video virtual ad service", which is suitable for video creators who can u...More..

Instagram forced into feed backflip
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Instagram forced into feed backflip

Instead of scrolling through posts vertically, some people were forced to swipe and tap left and right through their feeds, similar to how the app's "stories" feature works. Facebook's Instagram redesigned i...More..

LG Unveils New Line of Soundbars Ahead of CES 2019
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

LG Unveils New Line of Soundbars Ahead of CES 2019

Chief among the features Meridian brought to the soundbars is a new Upmix technology that up-mixes the soundbars' two channels to multiple, distinct channels to create a better sound field and ultimately do...More..

More Android Users Are Buying iPhones Than Last Year
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

More Android Users Are Buying iPhones Than Last Year

This year, iPhone XR sales made up 32% of iPhones sold in the first month of availability while the iPhone XS and XS Max collectively made up 35% of Apples market share. The iPhone XR starts at a lower pric...More..