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A Third of People Think the iPad Pro Makes a Great PC

A Third of People Think the iPad Pro Makes a Great PC

There isn't a single other tablet on the market that can compete with the raw hardware of the iPad Pro , and there aren't many laptops that can either. But reviewers have also caught one particular hiccup with the new iPad: though it features a USB-C port instead of a Lightning port for the first time, that new connector isn't compatible with external storage. Read More

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Apple cancels production boost for iPhone XR

Apple cancels production boost for iPhone XR

Five years ago, Apple cut production orders for its plastic-backed iPhone 5C a month after its launch, fueling speculation of weak demand for the model. As for Wistron, Apple has asked the smaller iPhone assembler to stand by for rush orders, but supply chain sources claim the company will in fact receive none for the XR this holiday season. Read More

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Samsung shows off Infinity Flex foldable smartphone display

Samsung shows off Infinity Flex foldable smartphone display

You see, we've seen the early tests for One UI before , we know it's based on Android Pie, and according to Samsung's Developer Conference keynote, One UI is expected to land next January. Glen Murphy, director of design for Android at Google , spoke at the conference. 'For this display to be foldable, it had to be thinner than any other display we've ever made, ' Justin Denison, Samsung's senior vice president of mobile product marketing, said on stage. Read More

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Apple Updates MacBook Air with Retina Display

Apple Updates MacBook Air with Retina Display

New Apple MacBook Air specifications The new MacBook Air features a 13.3-inch Retina display with macOS Mojave operating system. Both machines will be available for pre-order today and ship on 7 November. And yes, these include Apple's new third-generation butterfly keyboard design that everyone hates on the new MacBook Pro devices, and that will likely continue on this year's MacBook Air. Read More

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Why Red Dead Redemption 2 has captured the imagination

Why Red Dead Redemption 2 has captured the imagination

Red Dead Online will be available to all owners of Red Dead Redemption 2 on PS4 and Xbox One , with several items exclusive to PS4 owners for a 30 day period. All the upgrades will cost you around $600. Unlocking the fast travel system is not as straightforward as you might expect. Once you've entered the code you can then use it again later as it will be saved. Read More

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IPhone XR now available from T

IPhone XR now available from T

Equipped with 6.5-inch Super Retina OLED display , the new phone is powered by the equally new A12 Bionic processor which feature Neural Engine for AI-related applications. Apple says that with LCD screens, higher resolution drains the battery faster, a trade-off that's minimal with the XS because its screen doesn't need a backlight. Read More

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Buy Red Dead Redemption 2, Save $100 on Any Xbox Bundle

Buy Red Dead Redemption 2, Save $100 on Any Xbox Bundle

That's Red Dead Redemption 2 for you though. This results in a "softer" image. Anyone who owns a Red Dead Redemption 2 will automatically receive access to the Online version. There have been numerous Red Dead Redemption Poker videos on youtube, which have claimed both the possibilities of becoming a millionaire or getting broke in just seconds. Read More

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Day One Patch Confirmed by Rockstar

Red Dead Redemption 2 Day One Patch Confirmed by Rockstar

By now, you may have already pored over our written Red Dead Redemption 2 verdict , but just in case you haven't and you're scared of letters and words, we've rustled up a video review for you too. Additionally, main character Arthur Morgan's health and other data will be shown in real-time, allowing players to remove the HUD in-game for a cleaner experience, if they so choose, and still have access to important info. Read More

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The Best Google Pixel 3 XL Cases

The Best Google Pixel 3 XL Cases

For now, this means that you should stay away from buying a Pixel 3 or 3 XL from Best Buy or Verizon if intend to use it on a carrier other than Verizon. Titan M also handles lock-screen passcode verification on Pixel 3 handsets, enforces login attempt limits, and only lets content be decrypted once the user's passcode is verified. Read More

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YouTube struggling to get back online after global outage

YouTube struggling to get back online after global outage

The world's second most used search engine, YouTube , was down for a portion of users Tuesday evening. By 9:25 p.m., nearly 50,000 users tweeted with the hashtag "YouTubeDOWN". However, with the company restoring the services and fixing the issue, YouTubers are a delighted lot. In related news , last month, Google announced that it's merging the gaming-centric features of YouTube Gaming to YouTube's primary website . Read More

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Google+ to shut down after breach involving 500,000 users

Google+ to shut down after breach involving 500,000 users

Despite some news outlets focusing on Google+ shutting down, or on the data exposure itself, BuzzFeed News tech reporter Ryan Mac expressed that the real story was the company's response. "When an app prompts you for access to your Google account data, we always require that you see what data it has asked for, and you must grant it explicit permission", he said. Read More

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Google+, Google’s social network, to shut down after bug exposes users’ data

The bug disclosed on Monday, introduced in a software update , exposed private data including name, email address, occupation, gender and age, Google said. That breach left the personal information of about 500,000 users exposed, and was caused by a bug on a People API on Google +. Moffitt added that consumers should be aware that connecting apps in social media platforms "only increases the amount of valuable information that could potentially be breached, as well as increasing attack ... Read More

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1st Presidential Alert Lights Up Phones Wednesday Afternoon

1st Presidential Alert Lights Up Phones Wednesday Afternoon

Two minutes after the phone message, television and radio also conducted the emergency alert test we are familiar with in cases of severe weather. No action is needed, ' " FEMA wrote. The message went out to smartphones at 2:18pm ET Wednesday, as the US President tested how it will work in a new collaboration with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Read More

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OnePlus 6T teaser shows all-screen design, in-display fingerprint sensor

OnePlus 6T teaser shows all-screen design, in-display fingerprint sensor

Lau also confirmed that the OnePlus 6T won't have wireless charging. Unlike it rumoured earlier, the OnePlus 6T will have only dual camera setup on the rear side. If you look closely, it looks slightly different from OnePlus 6 with a slimmer design and flatter look and feel to it. The OnePlus 6T is now expected to launch on 17th October, which means we won't have long to see all this in action - and find out the price. Read More

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Oculus hopes its $399 headset will bring virtual reality to the masses

Oculus vice president Hugo Barra said Quest combined the capabilities of Rift and the portability of Go, the current headgear in the company's lineup, with a strong focus on games. That means no wires, no computer connectivity, and no additional components required. That's not to say it isn't fun - but from cable management to proper camera placement, there's a lot of fiddling to get right. Read More

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Galaxy A7 Brings Samsung’s First Triple Camera Setup & Side Fingerprint

Galaxy A7 Brings Samsung’s First Triple Camera Setup & Side Fingerprint

The local unveiling is tentatively scheduled for October 27. Samsung said the 24 megapixel lens combines four pixels into one in low light conditions for brighter photos. Samsung unveiled on Thursday its first smartphone with a triple camera . On the other hand, the Galaxy J6 + features dual-camera setup on the rear, consisting of 13MP + 5MP sensors , and an 8MP front-facing shooter. Read More

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Samsung announced the launch of the triple rear camera Samsung Galaxy A7

For those unaware, Huawei was the first smartphone brand to launch a phone with the new tech. The Galaxy A7 (2018 ) will be available in Blue, Black, Gold, and Pink color options. If you care about phone photography (and care equally about having money in your pocket) the Samsung Galaxy A7 could be the phone to get. The 4GB/64GB variant will support memory expansion up to 512GB via microSD. Read More

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Smartphone maker OnePlus pulls a Xiaomi, to release smart TV in 2019

Smartphone maker OnePlus pulls a Xiaomi, to release smart TV in 2019

We call it: OnePlus TV , " writes CEO Pete Lau on the OnePlus forum . The company claims that it is developing its new TV product with premium flagship design, solid build quality, image quality, and the best audio experience. Pete Lau , the CEO of OnePlus , now confirmed the company plans to enter a completely new segment with the OnePlus TV . Today, it has announced that it will be making smart TVs . Read More

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