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Industry Nokia 7 Plus May Just Win The Big Android Pie Race!
Author: 0 Nokia 7 Plus May Just Win The Big Android Pie Race!

There are lots of new Android 9 .0 features that you can use to do more with your phone and tablet. Nokia 5 .1's fingerprint sensor has been relocated to the back of the phone so you can unlock it with your index finger or leave your wallet at home as you pay securely and easily with NFC through Google Pay .

Industry New Fortnite patch adds Heavy Sniper and two new game modes
Author: 0 New Fortnite patch adds Heavy Sniper and two new game modes

NEW Fortnite 5.21 patch notes have arrived this morning and should now be live for players to download as confirmed by a new blogpost on the official Fortnite Website . Impulse Grenades, Bounce Pads, and Launch Pad have also had their spawn rates increases, so expect to see people flying all over the place. Profile Stats (K/D & Wins) are not tracked in this mode.

Industry Nvidia Teaser Video Hints at New RTX 2080 Graphics Card
Author: 0 Nvidia Teaser Video Hints at New RTX 2080 Graphics Card

These specialized cores essentially compute how light and sound travel in a 3D environment at a rate of up to 10 GigaRays. "Compared to Pascal, Turing is 1.7x larger in terms of size / transistors", Caso said. Nvidia is supporting the card with its own NVLink Interface that will let studios link up as many cards together as they like, but they also announced a new standard called VirtualLink .

Industry Samsung launches pre-orders for Galaxy Note 9 in India
Author: 0 Samsung launches pre-orders for Galaxy Note 9 in India

The Galaxy Note 9 brings a number of new features and upgrades. At last, we should also mention that Samsung's official denied the rumors concerning the merging of the Galaxy S and Galaxy Note series into a single family of products. It is well designed, highly effective and very reliable as a note taking tool. With the S Pen having Bluetooth built-in, you are able to do things with the S Pen, like take pictures without touching your phone, or move between pictures in the gallery and ...

Industry Bound Honda Civic facelift revealed
Author: 0 Bound Honda Civic facelift revealed

The Honda Sensing suite of active safety tech and some updated headlights should help the 2019 Civic score higher in safety tests from the IIHS. . 2019 Honda Civic gets piano black front fascia "wing" in place as standard. There is still no word as to when the Philippines will get the 2019 model Honda Civic . There are no changes to the interior save for an updated 7-inch touchscreen display with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and a volume button.

Industry Google tracks you even if you've asked it to stop
Author: 0 Google tracks you even if you've asked it to stop

If you turn off Google's Location History option (see how, from here), you probably assume the places you go are no longer stored , or that Google is no longer tracking your movements. AP's findings suggest that when you tell Google to turn off location tracking, it's only stopping the display of location markers in your apps. You can wholesale delete all items in date ranges or by service, but will end up taking out more than just location markers.

Industry How to download Fortnite Mobile on Android smartphones
Author: 0 How to download Fortnite Mobile on Android smartphones

Epic has stated that avoiding the 30% cut which Google takes from sales on the Google Play Store was part of the reason why they avoided the service. To get on the list, go to Epic Games' official website and register with your email address. All you need to do is fire up Galaxy Apps and search for it (though right now it's featured on the front page).

Industry Several new Diablo games in development
Author: 0 Several new Diablo games in development

But today Blizzard has announced it has "multiple Diablo projects in the works". Associate Community Manager Brandy Camel shared a brief update on all things Diablo , discussing changes in the latest season and more importantly, that there are "multiple Diablo projects in the works".

Industry Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Author: 0 Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy Note 9

With UK pricing now announced , the 6GB/128GB model will cost £899 in the UK, while the 8GB/512GB model will set you back £1099. You can click each image in the grid below to download one of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 wallpapers that catches your eye, or you can scroll a little further down and click the button to download all 12 in a ZIP file.

Industry Download Fortnite for Android on non-Samsung phones
Author: 0 Download Fortnite for Android on non-Samsung phones

There's only one title (Battle Breakers), and it's not available yet. While a version for Android was in the works, malware creators preyed on those Android users looking for a game that, unbeknownst to them, had yet to be released for their device.

Industry Here's Your First Look at DOOM Eternal
Author: 0 Here's Your First Look at DOOM Eternal

According to the game's official Twitter account , it'll be released on PC, PS4, Xbox One and Switch. Bethesda also showed off a few pieces of new concept art showing off the Doomslayer, and the weapons he'll have access to in Doom Eternal , including a shotgun with blades on the end called the "Meathook".

Industry Samsung Investing $20 Billion In Futuristic Technologies
Author: 0 Samsung Investing $20 Billion In Futuristic Technologies

Samsung, hit hard by the financial crisis in the late 1990s, sold off its then five-year-old vehicle business to France's Renault Group back in 2000. The company said a substantial slice of the overall investment pie will be earmarked for South Korea itself, and that overall the investment will create some 40,000 new jobs.

Industry New Red Dead Redemption 2 Trailer Outlines Open-World Gameplay
Author: 0 New Red Dead Redemption 2 Trailer Outlines Open-World Gameplay

Red Dead Redemption 2 is set to launch on October 26, 2018 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. So far, we have seen trailers, but it has been mostly cut scenes instead of actual gameplay elements. And yes, it's one of those voice over trailer that Rockstar love. You'll be playing as Arthur Morgan, a senior member of an outlaw gang, who has to flee from authorities on the regular.

Industry PS4 Pro is getting a 500 Million Limited Edition release
Author: 0 PS4 Pro is getting a 500 Million Limited Edition release

To celebrate this milestone, the company is launching a translucent blue PlayStation 4 Pro , with a lineup of matching accessories to go along with it. Furthermore, the PS4 500 Million Limited Edition DualShock 4 controller and headset will be sold separately for Euro 64 (around Rs. 5,000) and Euro 89 (around Rs.7,100).

Industry Tim Sweeney Introduces Android ‘Fortnite’ During Samsung Unpacked Event
Author: 0 Tim Sweeney Introduces Android ‘Fortnite’ During Samsung Unpacked Event

As for the Galaxy Note 9 512 GB, that won't be offered on every carrier. In the USA, the Galaxy Note 9 will be available in Ocean Blue and Lavender Purple. Both lenses also sport optical image stabilization (OIS). Instead it has a 12MP lens with an f/1.7 aperture and another 12MP lens with an f/2.4 one. The Note 8 lacks the Note 9's intelligent camera features listed above, but it's still capable of great shots.

Industry Samsung Galaxy Note 9: What We Know Three Days Before Its Launch
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 9: What We Know Three Days Before Its Launch

The game will go as far as checking whether the device is compatible with Samsung's S Pen, though it's unknown if that's merely a method to block out non-Samsung devices or if the title will actually make use of its features. Besides, there are rumors that the company will soon launch a smartphone running its first Android Go called Galaxy J2 Core . If Samsung releases the 512GB edition, industry watchers said the price is expected to reach 1.35 million won (US$1,200).

Industry Japan marks 73rd anniversary of Hiroshima bombing
Author: 0 Japan marks 73rd anniversary of Hiroshima bombing

In his speech this year, Abe said Japan will "make strenuous efforts to serve as a bridge between nuclear powers and non-nuclear states". About 50,000 people, including Hiroshima residents and representatives from 80 countries, including U.S.

Industry Google Pixel 3 XL live pictures and unboxing video emerge
Author: 0 Google Pixel 3 XL live pictures and unboxing video emerge

Numerous leaks have surfaced over the past several months, which have revealed benchmarks , a possible release date , and feature information. There is a mint green power button on this Pixel 3 XL as well, which differs from the orange button on the two-tone Pixel 2 XL.

Industry 'Smash Bros' Nintendo Direct: New characters, modes returning
Author: 0 'Smash Bros' Nintendo Direct: New characters, modes returning

Players will have 28 hours worth of music tracks to pick from, but you won't be able to play just any theme music on any stage . Stages are now listed in the order they were added to the series, just like the characters. Dark Samus , Chrom , and Richter Belmont will play identically to other characters from their respective games. His Final Smash is the Grand Cross, which locks an opponent in an explosive coffin.

Industry Fallout 76 abandons Steam in favour of Bethesda.net
Author: 0 Fallout 76 abandons Steam in favour of Bethesda.net

Usually, it gives players a way to see if they like the game or not and they get rewarded with a small in-game trinket as a thank you for testing the game. "With that in mind, we know you're anxious to learn more about the game and more specifically, about the B.E.T.A". In releasing Fallout 76 through its own launcher, Bethesda avoids paying Steam operator Valve its cut of sales.

Industry Thousands of angry students clash with police in Bangladesh
Author: 0 Thousands of angry students clash with police in Bangladesh

The incident comes amid ongoing mass protests staged by students who demand more safety on the roads after two students were killed in traffic incidents. The Bangladesh Telecommunications Regulatory Commission said it would comment later Sunday. "We must bring changes", said Selina Akter, a mother of two schoolchildren who joined the group.

Industry Google Pixel 3 XL: is it really worth waiting for?
Author: 0 Google Pixel 3 XL: is it really worth waiting for?

According to YouTuber Brandon Lee on his This is Tech Today channel, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will drop in on October 4, 2018. Android P aka Android 9 .0 will come pre-installed on both devices, as the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are expected to become the first two phones to ship with the newest version of Google's operating system .

Industry Apple reportedly among affected 7nm clients in TSMC virus incident
Author: 0 Apple reportedly among affected 7nm clients in TSMC virus incident

TSMC is the exclusive provider of the A12 chips that will power all of this year's iPhones and new iPad Pros. The chip manufacturer has reassured that the attack was due to a "misoperation" when installing software for one of its new tools rather than a malicious attempt at the firm, leaving confidential information firmly secure.

Industry Facebook deletes InfoWars pages
Author: 0 Facebook deletes InfoWars pages

Facebook emphasized that it hasn't technically removed the pages but simply unpublished them, which leaves the door open for an appeal by Jones. In a blog post Monday the social network said it removed four of Jones's pages for violating its community standards .

Industry If you’re looking for love, Facebook Dating is on the way
Author: 0 If you’re looking for love, Facebook Dating is on the way

Employees in the American headquarters in Mountain View, California who have opted in for the company's internal testing programme were sent links to sign up last week. As can be seen in the app flow, you are prompted to set your privacy and also hide your profile from your current set of Facebook friends, a concern that has been highlighted by users on social media ever since Facebook announced its plans .

Author: 0 Fortnite on Android Will Not Be Releasing Through Google Play

It's a high cost in a world where game developers' 70 per cent must cover all the cost of developing, operating, and supporting their games. "First, Epic wants to have a direct relationship with our customers on all platforms where that's possible", Sweeney said .

Industry Google Clock now supports musical alarms with Spotify integration
Author: 0 Google Clock now supports musical alarms with Spotify integration

Thankfully, now it is possible thanks to Google Clock's integration with Spotify . Anyhow, tapping on the Spotify tab will allow you to choose your alarm sound from your recently played music or Spotify's morning themed playlists. Helping you start your day with music, Google has rolled out the most significant update to its Clock app by integrating Spotify , one of the largest music streaming apps .

Industry Google employees mad over reported plans for censored China search engine
Author: 0 Google employees mad over reported plans for censored China search engine

Once the app is completed, if Google believes the product excels China's current leading search engine , Baidu, and it gets approved by China's government, Dragonfly would be the USA search giant's biggest step in the Chinese market. Steps in recent years like removing VPN apps from the App store, blocking social media applications such as WhatsApp and Instagram , and restricting access to the ZeroNet website provide evidence as to why the combination of internet censorship ...

Industry Huawei Overtakes Apple, Becomes World’s #2 Smartphone Vendor In Global Shipments
Author: 0 Huawei Overtakes Apple, Becomes World’s #2 Smartphone Vendor In Global Shipments

Huawei had 15 per cent market share, followed by Apple at 11 per cent as global smartphone shipments declined 2 per cent to 360 million units annually in Q2 (January-June period), said Counterpoint Research's "Market Monitor" service. The Chinese market is key for Huawei as it has come under fire from the United States, Australia and other nations over security concerns. This is an impressive hike as the brand shipped 38.5 million units during the same period past year.

Industry Leaked: the Samsung Galaxy Note9 is a super power
Author: 0 Leaked: the Samsung Galaxy Note9 is a super power

As per the video, the S-Pen will be a major highlight of the Galaxy Note 9 , something that has already been confirmed by Samsung as well . Samsung plans to officially launch the Note 9 at the next Unpacked event next Thursday on August 9, and we'll be there for hands-on coverage.

Industry The world’s first 5G smartphone just launched and we all missed it
Author: 0 The world’s first 5G smartphone just launched and we all missed it

Customers in the United States will also be able to get a carrier-locked version of the Moto Z3 at a monthly charge of $20 for 24 months. Incidentally, the display doesn't have the increasingly common notch at the top. The price of the 5G Moto Mod was not revealed, but the press release says that, for a limited time, you can purchase any existing Moto Mod over $100 for just $50 if you buy the new Moto Z3 .

Industry PS4 has shipped 82.2 million units worldwide
Author: 0 PS4 has shipped 82.2 million units worldwide

Sony's remaining shares in Spotify are valued at ¥95.3 billion (~$852.06 million). Annual sales are projected to rise slightly, with operating profit unchanged. The company also raised its operating profit forecast by 32%. After selling 2 million smartphones in Q1, Sony cut its full-year forecast further, to 9 million units from an outlook of 10 million in April.

Industry Reddit hackers: What you need to know
Author: 0 Reddit hackers: What you need to know

Hackers reportedly bypassed the providers' two factor authentication (2FA) system using an SMS intercept, meaning the person (s) responsible re-routed the 2FA code to a different device in order to access the code. The company said that since the intrusion it has bolstered its monitoring systems and has reported the breach to law enforcement , which is investigating.

Industry Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 multiplayer beta teases Blackout Royale
Author: 0 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 multiplayer beta teases Blackout Royale

But what everyone has been waiting to see is the promised Battle Royale mode, called Blackout . This latest tweet came on July 30, the same day that the trailer for the Mulitplayer and Blackout modes of Black Ops 4 was released. Which you can see below at the 1:23 mark below. It will feature the Team Deathmatch, Domination, Hardpoint, Search & Destroy, and Control game modes, playable on six maps.

Industry Honor 10 GT gets new Lily of the Valley color variant
Author: 0 Honor 10 GT gets new Lily of the Valley color variant

There is an Honor brand logo too on the left bottom of the back panel. The 64GB and 128GB variants will be available starting 12pm IST tomorrow in Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue colour options only. The Turbo button has been implemented into the UI for easy access while gaming. We gather that the Note 10 uses the enhanced CPU cooling system that should keep the overclocked processors cooler and help prevent faster battery drain.

Industry YouTube's dark mode is now available for Android users
Author: 0 YouTube's dark mode is now available for Android users

Some people also believe that black or darker interfaces save battery, but the fact isn't entirely accurate. YouTube formally announced Dark Theme in the middle of previous year after it added it to its desktop version. From there, you should see a new " Dark mode " option you can toggle on and off. The setting to enable the dark mode , according to 9to5Google , can be found under Settings General Dark theme .

Industry Galaxy Note 9 Price for 128 GB and 512 GB Variant Reveals
Author: 0 Galaxy Note 9 Price for 128 GB and 512 GB Variant Reveals

Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 is still a few weeks away, but we might already know how much it costs. Coming to the price of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 , a tipster has leaked some promotional posters of the device on Twitter which reveals its price tag for the Indonesian market.

Industry Samsung Galaxy J6 price slashed in India
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J6 price slashed in India

Samsung's mobile business accounts for almost 40 percent of the company's sales. While Samsung's profit growth may have slowed, the company's chip sales have been stellar. Apple is expected to report a rise in revenue and profit for the third quarter on Tuesday, helped by resilient sales of its iPhones. Its phone business reported 2.67 trillion won in operating income during the three-month period, compared with 4.06 trillion won a year earlier.