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Industry Apple Watch 4 fall detection disabled by default
Author: 0 Apple Watch 4 fall detection disabled by default

That said, there may appear to be a case in leaving fall detection disabled, particularly for the more physically active among us, as the online manual warns that it will be "more likely you are to trigger fall detection due to high impact activity that can appear to be a fall".

Industry Samsung Galaxy J6+, J4+ smartphones launched in India: Price, specifications
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J6+, J4+ smartphones launched in India: Price, specifications

The information about the Samsung Galaxy A9 design is still unknown. We also see a square-shaped fingerprint reader in the center of the phone. We will have to wait till the launch event to know the exact pricing details. This works in tandem with 4GB or 6GB of RAM for multitasking and 64GB of internal storage , with up to an extra 512GB via microSD expansion. However, there are rumours that the South Korean giant plans to launch Galaxy A9 Pro .

Industry Official OnePlus 6T screen protector listing spotted
Author: 0 Official OnePlus 6T screen protector listing spotted

The Vivo V11 Pro or the Oppo F9 Pro are two smartphones that now boast such screen designs. Based on a report from GadgetsNow , the OnePlus 6T is likely to feature a bigger 3,500mAh battery. But, we are not sure if the company has any plans to introduce wireless charging despite the glass casing on the rear side. OnePlus 6 launched in May and it is known as being one of the most successful smartphones created by a Chinese tech company.

Industry Twitch Game-streaming Service Blocked In China
Author: 0 Twitch Game-streaming Service Blocked In China

The Twitch app saw massive success in China during August, when it became the third most downloaded app on the iOS app store. Chinese authorities have repeatedly cracked down on live-streaming services, placing tight restrictions on platforms and popular users.

Industry Google responds to lawmaker concerns over Gmail scanning
Author: 0 Google responds to lawmaker concerns over Gmail scanning

Google says as long as apps clearly disclose this collection , they are free to request access to and use Google user data elsewhere. Google told USA senators it still allows third-party app developers who work with Gmail and build software to scan user inboxes, even though it has stopped processing Gmail messages to target ads, the Wall Street Journal reports .

Industry Google Pixel 3 & Pixel 3 XL Leak In Highest-Resolution Render Yet
Author: 0 Google Pixel 3 & Pixel 3 XL Leak In Highest-Resolution Render Yet

The Pixel 3 XL is a massive phone when compared to the Pixel 3. Not only the images and videos of the production units of the Pixel 3 XL have been revealed but also, they were reviewed and sold in the grey market. Google is planning to launch a slew of devices on October 9 during its Made By Google event in NY, including the Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL and a new Google Home speaker.

Industry Devil May Cry 5
Author: 0 Devil May Cry 5

Ever since the announcement of Devil May Cry 5 at E3 earlier this year, fans have feverishly waiting for more details regarding the series' main man Dante, who has been constantly teased for months. This week has been one of incredible reveals for the upcoming Capcom title Devil May Cry 5 , but unfortunately for the team the title is being cast in a more negative light when sexual misconduct allegations arose regarding a band behind the game's latest trailer.

Industry Apple iOS 12.1 developer beta 1 released, brings back Group Face Time
Author: 0 Apple iOS 12.1 developer beta 1 released, brings back Group Face Time

He wondered in the tweet whether that would suggest the iPad could come with a USB-C port, allowing you to connect another monitor to the tablet via that port. 9to5Mac reports that a "2018 Fall iPad" has been referenced in iOS 12.1 code, which was released Tuesday. Currently, Memoji only work on the iPhone.

Industry Amazon adds new Echo devices in bid to dominate voice gadgets
Author: 0 Amazon adds new Echo devices in bid to dominate voice gadgets

The 3rd-generation Echo Dot comes with a new curved shaped design, and the company moved away from the plastic design to a fabric design. Amazon says the speaker delivers better audio quality compared to its predecessor. That's probably down to the fact you get goodish sound and a tidy looking little gadget for a fraction of the price of larger speakers. Amazon kicked off the smart speaker category in 2014 with the release of its first Echo smart speaker and has dominated it since.

Industry Amazon Echo Auto brings Alexa to your old vehicle
Author: 0 Amazon Echo Auto brings Alexa to your old vehicle

Not satisfied with being built into new cars, Alexa will be able to work in older models with an Echo Auto device that can be affixed to dashboards and reach the internet through smartphones. While the device was once rumored to rely a homegrown voice assistant to handle basic commands, Portal may instead lean on Amazon's Alexa for things like music, recipes, and news briefings.

Industry IPhone Xs MAX Durability Test - How weak is the big iPhone?
Author: 0 IPhone Xs MAX Durability Test - How weak is the big iPhone?

Apple launched the new 2018 iteration of iPhone devices globally last week which includes iPhone XS , iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR alongside Apple Watch Series 4 . Buyer Wilson Poon, 30, gave up on trying to resel his two 256GB iPhone XS Maxes to scalpers waiting outside the Causeway Bay store after he was offered less than what he paid.

Industry Apple CarPlay: Google Maps, Waze now supported
Author: 0 Apple CarPlay: Google Maps, Waze now supported

Now update the Google Maps app if it hasn't automatically done so on your phone. Google says you can search for the location before and start the navigation right away in your phone, and immediately pick up from where you left off once the device is connected with Carplay.

Industry Nissan, Renault, Mitsubishi Will Put Google’s Android OS In Cars
Author: 0 Nissan, Renault, Mitsubishi Will Put Google’s Android OS In Cars

The most common operating system for these vehicles usually sticks to Linux, QNX or Microsoft for consumer's infotainment needs. "More automakers could follow suit and partner with Google ". Many auto makers say they want to maintain control over licensing this data to third parties and see it as a valuable touch point with customers after they leave the showroom.

Industry Samsung's New Galaxy A7 is its First Triple-Camera Phone
Author: 0 Samsung's New Galaxy A7 is its First Triple-Camera Phone

The most expensive smartphones are the ones to get first a new feature or the most innovative technologies, but Samsung is trying out a different approach. The South Korean giant Samsung has told us about these points, in fact, the only thing that the brand has communicated at the moment is that it will be available in some European and Asian markets in the near future.

Industry Alibaba's Jack Ma: Blockchain is Meaningless without Disruption in Manufacturing, Society
Author: 0 Alibaba's Jack Ma: Blockchain is Meaningless without Disruption in Manufacturing, Society

The billionaire owner of China's largest online shopping portal made the headline-grabbing promise to Donald Trump past year, as Beijing courted the then-newly elected president. "Trade is not a weapon and can not be used for wars", he added, in an exclusive with Xinhua news agency. Next year, Alibaba is planning to launch its first self-developed AI chip to support a cloud-based IoT infrastructure.

Industry Apple killing the iPhone SE was a big mistake
Author: 0 Apple killing the iPhone SE was a big mistake

What did iFixit find about the new iPhones? The larger iPhone XS Max, meanwhile, has a 3,174mAh battery . The iPhone 8 came with just 2 GB of RAM . To be fair, as much as I lament the discontinuation of the iPhone SE and that particular design, Apple nearly certainly has more data to support the fact it made the right decision.

Industry Nokia 5.1 Plus India Price Announcement on September 24, Flipkart Listing Says
Author: 0 Nokia 5.1 Plus India Price Announcement on September 24, Flipkart Listing Says

If true, the would be a stark contrast to the Nokia 7 Plus ( Review ) which offers a 18:9 display on the front and a metal unibody back with a smooth ceramic coating. Also on the back is the reassuring Android One logo, which promises a good software experience. Rumours suggest that the device could sport a bigger battery than the one on Nokia 6 .1 Plus, as well as 18W fast charging.

Industry Spiky Stadium, Soaring Solos, Port-a-Fortress, and More
Author: 0 Spiky Stadium, Soaring Solos, Port-a-Fortress, and More

Whilst there is no footage of the item in action right now, common logic dictates that the Port-a-Fortress will be a throwable device that opens up into a ready-built battlement for you and your gun-toting buddies. On the Patch notes, Epic revealed what the Port-a-Fortress is all about. It includes tons of Bouncers for an easy exit, it builds instantly, and it's absolutely huge.

Industry Fans queue outside Apple Store for latest iPhones
Author: 0 Fans queue outside Apple Store for latest iPhones

Preorders for the phones will begin on 21 September, and the devices will be available to purchase from 28 September. Fans flew all the way from Russian and Kyrgyzstan in an effort to get their hands on the new high-tech iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max products.

Industry OnePlus 6T to be Amazon exclusive in India
Author: 0 OnePlus 6T to be Amazon exclusive in India

Oppo and Vivo launched a couple of smartphones each in China and India with waterdrop notch, so OnePlus will join the list with the OnePlus 6T . In addition, a comparison with the OnePlus 6 shows that the position of the power button has been slightly changed and the new model appears to have slightly changed overall proportions, indicating a grown display.

Industry Artificial Intelligence will create 58 million new jobs: forum
Author: 0 Artificial Intelligence will create 58 million new jobs: forum

New skill sets for employees will be needed as labour between machines and humans continue to evolve, the report pointed out. According to the World Economic Forum (WEF), about 133m jobs globally could be created with the help of rapid technological advances in the workplace over the next decade, compared with 75m that could be displaced.

Industry Rockstar details Red Dead Online launch plans
Author: 0 Rockstar details Red Dead Online launch plans

Rockstar has taken the wraps off of its plans for Red Dead Redemption 2's online mode, named simply Red Dead Online . Seeing the levels of success that game had, developers Rockstar Games are now making similar additions for the upcoming Red Dead sequel, but instead of launching it a good bit after the game, it will be available as soon as Red Dead Redemption 2 goes on release.

Industry Google Home Hub leaks ahead of Pixel 3 event
Author: 0 Google Home Hub leaks ahead of Pixel 3 event

Amazon was the first of the tech giants to release a smart speaker with a screen when it released the Echo Show last summer. The Home Hub features a seven-inch display and will likely to cost $150. A leaked product page also talks up tight Google Photos integration, with you being able to use your voice to display specific photos, or photos based on where they were taken.

Industry Samsung could be about to launch a quad-lens camera phone
Author: 0 Samsung could be about to launch a quad-lens camera phone

The Galaxy A7 (2018 ) accommodates a 6-inch Super AMOLED display with 1080 x 2220 pixel resolution and no notch. They're backed up by Samsung's Scene Optimizer. Connectivity options on the device include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), VHT80, Bluetooth v 5.0 (LE up to 2Mbps), ANT+, a USB Type-B, NFC, GPS, Glonass, and BeiDou.

Industry Twitter Now Offers a Purely Chronological Timeline
Author: 0 Twitter Now Offers a Purely Chronological Timeline

Instead of showing you only things you request or presenting content strictly in chronological order, for example, the algorithms would show you things in order of how likely you were to engage with said thing. Be on the lookout for an update that gives you that toggle! Twitter announced Monday it had updated the " Show the best Tweets first " setting, which when previously switched to off would display the " in case you missed it tweets" and recommended tweets from people you follow.

Industry Risque parts of adult-film star Stormy Daniels' book leaked
Author: 0 Risque parts of adult-film star Stormy Daniels' book leaked

In the passages they share, the former pornographic film actress writes in salacious detail about what she says was "the least impressive sex I'd ever had". In March, Daniels filed a lawsuit against Trump over the alleged affair, claiming that a nondisclosure agreement she had signed over the incident wasn't valid, as Trump had not signed it himself.

Industry First Pixel 3 Press Renders Looks Official
Author: 0 First Pixel 3 Press Renders Looks Official

Some similarities between the two, such as the dual front-facing cameras, stereo speakers at both the top and bottom, and a single camera at the back along with an LED flash and fingerprint scanner. Now, a Google-owned "Coming Soon" website has surfaced over the Internet that appears to feature the outline body frame of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.

Industry YouTube merges Gaming with main site after standalone app fails to impress
Author: 0 YouTube merges Gaming with main site after standalone app fails to impress

YouTube announced on September 18 that YouTube Gaming will now be enveloped under the main site, as well as scrapping the YouTube Gaming app, which they admit didn't work as well as planned. So you want to know how to download ... So, if you're looking for gaming-related content on YouTube, that's now the place to be. As it turns out, the features that were developed as part of YouTube Gaming aren't going away.

Industry PlayStation Classic is the 20 game retro console you'll really want
Author: 0 PlayStation Classic is the 20 game retro console you'll really want

Sony has unveiled a shrunken version of its classic Playstation One video games console that comes pre-loaded with 20 classic titles. In the United States, the PlayStation Classic will come at a retail price of $99.99, with a release date of December 3-that's the original Japanese release date of the PlayStation.

Industry Splatoon 2 offering exclusive in-game gear for Nintendo Online subs
Author: 0 Splatoon 2 offering exclusive in-game gear for Nintendo Online subs

It may be the same for the Nintendo Switch , considering Fortnite's exemption from the Switch Online requirement. So you're getting the Fortnite add-ons for free with the bundle . So far, the iOS version of the Switch Mobile App has also updated , preparing for the service's launch by now supporting more titles for voice chat.

Industry IPhone XS & XS Max: Unboxing And First Impression
Author: 0 IPhone XS & XS Max: Unboxing And First Impression

We've already grown accustomed to large phones; after all, Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus has a 6.2-inch screen, while the Note 9's display measures 6.4 inches. "But if you have an iPhone X, you don't need these new phones". So, the company has created its own set of products , which are also called Xs, Max Xs and Xr.

Author: 0 Apple's new iPhones a slight notch above the X: reviewers

The Chinese manufacturer has launched new product bundles in China, named "XR Suit", "XS Suit", and " XS Max Set" after iPhone's new models. Also, while we're on the subject of things that are missing from the packaging, there is no Lightning-to-3.5mm audio adapter, since no iPhone sold by the technology giant on its website features a mobile phone with a headphone jack.

Industry From amps to microwaves, Amazon tipped to reveal more Alexa devices
Author: 0 From amps to microwaves, Amazon tipped to reveal more Alexa devices

Smart speakers are becoming a fixture in our households. The Seattle-based tech giant plans to release at least eight new voice-controlled devices this year, according to CNBC , including a number of home gadgets. In July, CEO Jeff Bezos said, "We want customers to be able to use Alexa wherever they are". 'There are now tens of thousands of developers across more than 150 countries building new devices using the Alexa Voice Service, and the number of Alexa-enabled devices has more ...

Industry IOS 12 is available today
Author: 0 IOS 12 is available today

We expect the iOS 11 downgrade to close up in the near future leaving iPhone , iPad , and iPod touch users without a way back to the previous version of Apple's mobile operating system. AR in iOS 12 is an even more realistic mix of the virtual and real world with support for image detection and tracking, making it possible to detect 3D objects and automatically apply reflections.

Industry Galaxy Note 9 gets its first explosive case
Author: 0 Galaxy Note 9 gets its first explosive case

Chung cites losing her contacts, the contents of her bag, and the traumatizing experience in her lawsuit that also calls on the ghosts of burned Galaxy Note 7s in 2016. In her lawsuit, Chung is seeking unspecified damages and a restraining order to bar the sales of Galaxy Note 9. "We have not received any reports of similar incidents involving a Galaxy Note 9 device and we are investigating the matter", a Samsung spokesman was quoted as saying, the New York Post said .

Industry Google hints Pixel 3 and 3 XL are 'coming soon'
Author: 0 Google hints Pixel 3 and 3 XL are 'coming soon'

Like previous-generation Pixel devices, the upcoming Pixel 3 will also likely sport a dual-tone back. Another colour option shown on the teaser page features a grey top and white bottom with a neon green inner frame, which hints at the power button's colour in the new Pixel 3 .

Industry Razer Phone 2 invites arrive for an October 10 debut
Author: 0 Razer Phone 2 invites arrive for an October 10 debut

We're hoping the firm continues to diverge from the relaxation of the market with a uncommon portion of work, not not like what they did with the first Razer Cell phone. Razer is also joining the party with their cleverly named Razer Phone 2 . One of the primary reason is that the company is incorporating a bigger battery, most probably with 4,500mAh capacity.

Industry Assassin's Creed Odyssey's DLC Announced, Assassin's Creed III Remastered Included
Author: 0 Assassin's Creed Odyssey's DLC Announced, Assassin's Creed III Remastered Included

It then got ported to PS3 and 360 as a "HD" version, and now it's being made even better for modern hardware. Atlantis DLC has been rumored to be coming to the game since late August . In addition, Season Pass holders will receive a copy of Assassin's Creed Remastered as part of the purchase price. The second story arc is entitled " The Fate of Atlantis " and will have players explore the sunken city while fighting off monsters of Greek myth.

Industry IOS 12 rolls out to beta testers before everyone else
Author: 0 IOS 12 rolls out to beta testers before everyone else

Another interesting feature new to Mojave is the Continuity Camera, an overhauled way to insert photos or documents from an iPhone to Mac apps. All you need to do is join the Apple beta program if you haven't already joined. iOS software typically drops there at 3AM in the morning. Another touted iOS 12 feature is group FaceTime wherein you can video chat with up to 32 people at once.

Industry Apple teased by Xiaomi for over-the-top pricing of iPhones
Author: 0 Apple teased by Xiaomi for over-the-top pricing of iPhones

While online sentiment was mixed, an obvious key focus was the high price tag - also a target of criticism around the launch of the iPhone X past year. This year, that isn't going to happen, because in addition to the iPhone XS , Apple also launched the iPhone XR , a $749 iPhone for people who don't care about things like OLED vs LCD.