• Microsoft’s foldable Surface tablet ‘Andromeda’ detailed in leaked document
Microsoft’s foldable Surface tablet ‘Andromeda’ detailed in leaked document

For nearly a decade, there have been rumours that Microsoft was developing a dual-screen device that would radically alter the way we think about modern computing. No representatives of Microsoft were available to comment on this secret surface device. The secret surface device known as Andromeda is the next major device to be able to challen...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note9: Key features, price details revealed ahead of launch
Samsung Galaxy Note9: Key features, price details revealed ahead of launch

According to Murtazin , the Galaxy Note 9 looks nearly exactly like its previous variant . An application submitted to FCC confirms the applicant as Samsung to have approved its unannounced Samsung smartphone by the model number SM-N960F.

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  • California approves wide-ranging data privacy bill
California approves wide-ranging data privacy bill

The legislation has been modelled closely on the Ballot Initiative , proposed by real estate developer, Alastair Mactaggart. "Mayors from countless cities have called to voice their alarm and to strongly support the compromise which this [soda tax ban] bill represents", Brown wrote, adding that the inability to raise revenue "would be an abomi...

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  • Samsung is preparing to mass update the smartphone to Android 8.0 Oreo
Samsung is preparing to mass update the smartphone to Android 8.0 Oreo

Almost six months after it began rolling out the Android 8 .0 Oreo update for the Mi A1 , Xiaomi has started pushing the Android 8 .1 Oreo update for the handset. It is reported to happen when you swipe away the messages app in the recent apps menu. According to an official post , this software update that has been made available includes t...

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  • Comcast and other ISPs experiencing widespread internet outages
Comcast and other ISPs experiencing widespread internet outages

While the outage occurred, the company responded on social media that service would be restored. The Philadelphia company said in a statement that two separate and unrelated fiber cuts at backbone networks, which are a type of infrastructure that helps connect different computer networks, caused outages to its services.

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  • Google to Enter Video Game Market with Streaming Service, Console
Google to Enter Video Game Market with Streaming Service, Console

For now, Google's game streaming service sounds like an ambitious idea, but the company has been known to abandon endeavours that don't meet its expectations. Of course, this would still require a strong internet connection. Google would be able to stream games from their servers, allowing them to do all the heavy work (graphics processing for ...

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  • OnePlus eyeing up USA carrier expansion and 5G phone
OnePlus eyeing up USA carrier expansion and 5G phone

That not only includes a 5G smartphone, but also potential partnerships with US wireless carriers. We still have a long way to go before we hear anything solid about the 5G smartphone that they will be working on since that's being planned for next year.

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  • Epic Have Already Turned Off Fortnite Battle Royale's New Playground Mode
Epic Have Already Turned Off Fortnite Battle Royale's New Playground Mode

A Fortnite countdown clock was first spotted on in-game television sets on Nintendo Switch. " What time is the Fortnite rocket launching? ". It was a good idea in theory, tweaking the usual battle royale formula by limiting the shrinking map; a countdown begins after the final circle closes and whichever team had the most surviving members at t...

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  • Do you have Comcast? There's a massive service outage across the country
Do you have Comcast? There's a massive service outage across the country

And it's bad. The outage affects internet, cable, and voice phone services for residential and business customers across the United States, according to Comcast's customer service team on Twitter . We're sure someone will get back to us sometime between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., and we'll update this story when we hear back. According to various ...

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  • Confirmed: Samsung will unveil the Galaxy Note 9 on August 9th
Confirmed: Samsung will unveil the Galaxy Note 9 on August 9th

The event is being held in NY, and starts at 10am local time, which is 4pm here in the UK. The video mostly shows close-ups of the Note's distinctive stylus , the S-Pen, in a new yellow color, before revealing the announcement date of August 9, 2018.

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  • Overwatch's 28th hero is a hamster in a giant ball-shaped mech
Overwatch's 28th hero is a hamster in a giant ball-shaped mech

Wrecking Ball is indeed a genetically modified hamster . His ultimate ability Minefield is just as versatile, allowing him to set a trap and control routes, or simply trigger a large area-of-effect explosion for enemies in the immediate vicinity.

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  • Porsche sets Nurburgring record with 919 Hybrid Evo
Porsche sets Nurburgring record with 919 Hybrid Evo

The folks over at Bridge to Gantry have been following Porsche's progress with the unrestricted version of its race vehicle in the company's quest to establish a new record for the fastest auto around the 'Ring. For Bellof fans, the old record therefore still stands... Bernhard took on the challenge of beating the time, set by his childhood her...

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  • Pixel 3 renders give us our best look at the devices yet
Pixel 3 renders give us our best look at the devices yet

First, the smaller variant. On the front, both smartphones will feature a full-screen display with slim bezels on the sides. The single shooter camera on the back is present with an LED flash beside it, showing that the company hasn't given in to using a second camera module with this year's flagship.

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  • Supreme Court Rules In Internet Sales Tax Case
Supreme Court Rules In Internet Sales Tax Case

The North Dakota Legislature a year ago passed a law requiring the collection of sales tax from online retailers, effective whenever the U.S. Supreme Court acted to overturn the Quill decision or made a similar ruling, according to Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, who joined with South Dakota in pushing to overturn the Supreme Court's 1992 dec...

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  • Introducing Snapdragon 632, 439, and 429 for enhanced mobile experiences, superior performance
Introducing Snapdragon 632, 439, and 429 for enhanced mobile experiences, superior performance

Starting with the Snapdragon 632 , Qualcomm has focused here on bringing better performance to less expensive devices. When it comes to making processors for Android smartphones, Qualcomm is by far the market leader. Qualcomm hopes this new platform will make it easier for third-party manufacturers to make kid's smartwatches and improve...

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  • Google Home and Chromecast outage leaves users livid
Google Home and Chromecast outage leaves users livid

However, it is telling affected users it is working on a fix. In any case, it might be a little while before you can use your Chromecast or Google Home device again. Several Google devices and apps have suddenly begun to experience severe outages today, and Google hasn't revealed the cause-or how long it'll need to find a fix.

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  • Wi-Fi alliance launches WPA3 - Network
Wi-Fi alliance launches WPA3 - Network

WPA3-Enterprise: offers the equivalent of 192-bit cryptographic strength, providing additional protections for networks transmitting sensitive data, such as government or finance. Given the prevalence of laptops and mobile devices and the costs of cellular data like LTE, Wi-Fi is still the preferred way to connect to the Internet both at home and o...

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  • Apple and Samsung's seven-year patent infringement battle has finally been settled
Apple and Samsung's seven-year patent infringement battle has finally been settled

An epic legal battle between smartphone titans is finally over. The world's two biggest smartphone makers reached a truce in their seven-year-old court battle a month after a federal court jury ordered Samsung to pay Apple some $ 539 million for copying patented iPhone features.

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  • Telltale Reportedly Dropping its Old Engine For Stranger Things Game
Telltale Reportedly Dropping its Old Engine For Stranger Things Game

In September a year ago in an attempt to restructure the company into a successful one, a new CEO was appointed with Pete Hawley after studio co-founder and then-CEO Kevin Bruner was ousted. After this, the first game to use the Unity Engine will be Telltale's Stranger Things project . The decision to get rid of the aging engine has been a long ...

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  • Facebook Ends Project Aquila
Facebook Ends Project Aquila

The plan was to build drones that would fly above remote areas and beam internet down to people below. "Given these developments, we've decided not to design or build our own aircraft any longer". However, Facebook's efforts paled in comparison to Project Loon, a similar idea using high-altitude balloons rather than drones. Maguire touts successe...

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  • Instagram Worth Close To US$100bn
Instagram Worth Close To US$100bn

We all know that Instagram was purchased by Facebook in 2012 for $1billion and recently I reported that the app has crossed 1 billion monthly active users . The service is incredibly popular among its user base, and is estimated to have over one billion users globally. You can upload videos to IGTV from the website of Instagram .

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  • Mobile FamilyMode lets parents control kids' screen time on any device
Mobile FamilyMode lets parents control kids' screen time on any device

Is T-Mobile's new FamilyMode effort something you're interested in? In just a few days' time, T-Mobile is launching its answer to the problem: FamilyMode . If you have more than one kid, you can control who can access which sites. But Apple and Google allow for a bit more leeway by giving users control of their own limits as long as the smartpho...

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  • Microsoft is testing AdBlock Plus on the Edge mobile browser
Microsoft is testing AdBlock Plus on the Edge mobile browser

Microsoft updated its Android mobile browser with the ad-blocker built-in, allowing users to skip the need for a standalone ad-block app on their Android devices. Recent builds of Edge also includes integrated Timeline support, a new Windows 10 tool that saves activity snapshots including apps and websites and restores them at a later time.

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  • Supreme Court ruling allows IL to collect taxes from online retailers
Supreme Court ruling allows IL to collect taxes from online retailers

The cases the court overturned said that if a business was shipping a customer's purchase to a state where the business didn't have a physical presence such as a warehouse or office, the business didn't have to collect sales tax for the state.

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  • These phones confirmed to get Face recognition unlock security feature
These phones confirmed to get Face recognition unlock security feature

While the Nokia X6 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box with customized skin laid on top, the Nokia 6.1 Plus might join the Android One lineup. It has an 18:9 screen ratio, which is something usually reserved for more expensive phones. With a price like that, the Nokia 3 .1 is definitely on the low end of the spectrum, but like the rest o...

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