Technology

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:16

Apple Inc is to release a patch for the Safari Web browser on its iPhones, iPads and Macs within days, it said on Thursday, after major chipmakers disclosed flaws that leave almost every modern computing device vulnerable to hackers. Apple Watches were not believed to be affected. It said the AppleWatch is not affected by Spectre. Experts say customers should download these fixes ASAP to protect sensitive data from hackers; that includes stored passwords, emails, photos and instant ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:12

If a new listing is to be believed, it looks like that a Burnout Paradise HD Remaster release will shortly be a reality. No gameplay footage or screenshots have been released, so we can't say how much of an upgrade it will be from the original, but we hope it will support the PS4 Pro .

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:21

It will also last only 24 hours. A post by a local blog called TecnoBlog in Brazil that has been reporting several such sightings in the past has posted a picture with the Instagram Story on the left and the WhatsApp Status of the same on the right.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:02

The company also managed to beat analyst expectations in Q2 2017. Lenovo has released their ThinkPad lineup for CES 2018 and there are plenty of laptops for all scenarios. Both the ThinkPad T480 and ThinkPad T480s feature 14-inch displays that can be optioned with a WQHD resolution, but the former is the beefier device of the two.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:46

Users can search for information, images or videos featuring specific content by making a verbal request through the TV's remote control such as "show me all the movies this actor has starred in" or "show me yoga videos". "At LG, our interest is in improving user lifestyles and convenience, which our 2018 TVs amply deliver". It also improves colour performance, claims LG, and supports HFR (high frame rate) video so can process images fast enough to render video at 120 frames per second.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:38

The two paid a combined £5.14 billion for the rights back in 2015, which secured them the rights for three seasons. Ed Woodward, chief executive officer of Manchester United, had previously hinted to shareholders that he expected to see digital giants come in and compete against the traditional broadcasters to bid on match packages, which will range from 32 matches to 20 matches.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:37

Taco Bell, which previously announced plans to debut 20 different $1 items to its menu in 2018, announced on Wednesday that its new $1 Nacho Fries will be available starting on January 25. Taco Bell has about 6,500 restaurants in the United States and 300 locations in 24 countries. Bonus features will include a $5 box with fries, a Doritos® Locos Taco, a Cheesy Gordita Crunch and Medium Drink.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:09

The software works by spoofing Uber's user interface and tricking the user into entering their login details. A spokesperson at Symantec states that users of Uber in Russian-speaking countries are likely limited in number so the widespread distribution of this malware is not possible.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:36

On the opposite end of that spectrum - that is to say, the losing device - was Samsung's Galaxy Note 8, which demonstrated severe burn-in at the 510-hour mark, so much so that you can easily make out the static image (and its colors) that was used during the test.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:26

This variant is quite similar to the Star Wars Limited Edition variant, but lacks the Star Wars branding and red accents. It only has an 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage variant, not the 6GB RAM 64GB storage which the original Midnight Black version had.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:23

It will be available in the United States, in the United Kingdom, and throughout the rest of Europe when it goes on sale Tuesday, January 9. The OnePlus 5T would end up being one of the most impressive smartphones of 2017, and now OnePlus is about to make a special version of the phone available in a new color for a limited time.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:44

The device will be available across retail stores, starting January 5. It remains to be seen if Samsung will show off new smartphone concepts at the CES 2018. Rs. 9,500 and comes in Black and White colours. According to research firm IDC, 1.1 million tablets were shipped in India in the July-September 2017 quarter, up 3 per cent from the same period in the previous year.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:58

Capcom , the developer and publisher of the game, has confirmed that the studio is now aiming for a Fall 2018 PC release for " Monster Hunter World ". From Thursday 25th to Sunday 28th of January at London's Flat Iron Square the Monster Hunter Meat Shack will be serving massive burgers and platters of meaty goodness, totally free, to celebrate the launch of Monster Hunter : World on January 26th.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:53

The company said in a statement: "We recently learned that batteries provided by one of our suppliers for certain notebook computers and mobile workstations present a potential safety concern". HP has issued a safety recall for thousands of laptop batteries used in its products around the world. 'Accepting Battery Safety Mode causes the battery to discharge and to cease future charging until Battery Safety Mode is disabled.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:10

On Thursday, Apple confirmed that all Mac systems and iOS devices are affected. Since last fall, security researchers and companies have investigated and updated software systems to address the flaws. Google is also working to provide new protections in its Chrome browser to help protect against Meltdown and Spectre . Government agencies issued statements warning users about the vulnerabilities.

by | January 05, 2018 | 12:26

We're less than two weeks away from the official debut of the all-new 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class, but the first photos of the new SUV have already leaked out. A small "G" icon lights up in the instrument cluster when this mode is active. A 9G-TRONIC nine-speed automatic comes standard in the new G-Class, now optimized for faster shifts, quieter driving, and better fuel economy thanks to a wide transmission ratio.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:14

Today is your lucky day, as LG announced that it will be unveiling its first 4K UHD projector at CES 2018, the HU80KA. As such the LG UHD projector offers an eye squinting 2,500 lumens of brightness. Traditionally, projectors that support 4K images tended to be heavy, expensive and cumbersome to install in the home. (There's no mention of Dolby Vision, sadly.) The projector can be positioned on the floor, mounted to the wall, or hung from the ceiling, and LG says it'll work great in any of ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:12

Iovine's departure, timed to the end of an employment contract, has been widely discussed throughout the music industry for many months. After joining Apple, he has been a guiding force behind the Apple Music subscription service, which has now more than 30 million subscribers.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:48

However, it seems Mad Catz has officially risen from the grave. More from Mad Catz is expected then. " Mad Catz has been a permanent fixture in gaming for nearly three decades and we firmly believe it's best days lie ahead", said Selena Chang, Director of Sales and Operations.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:44

In this year's expo, Hi-Rez announced something we've reported on last year though for a different game.The studio has announced that Paladins Battle Royale mode is an actual thing, and it's called " Paladins Battlegrounds " which players will be getting for free! Like other battle royale games, each match will start with a maximum of 100 players in a large map for a maximum time of 20 minutes.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:41

The publication further says Apple has confirmed the deal as well. "Customers are now enjoying close to 2,000 ARKit-enabled apps spanning every category on the App Store ", Apple said . Buddybuild was founded in 2015 by former Amazon employees Dennis Pilarinos and Christopher Stott. Since its establishment, the startup has managed to raise around $8.8 million.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:09

The protests are continuing in Iran from last three days and there are several arrests across the country. In a Tuesday post in his Twitter account, Azari Jahromi said, "I feel duty-bound to apologize to hundreds of thousands of my compatriots who have incurred losses due to the existing conditions", he noted, referring to the "temporary" restrictions imposed on Telegram messaging app and Instagram .

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:25

It was a fairly quiet week in tech as investors prepare for the New Year and the beginning of earnings season in a few weeks. Apple has faced sharp criticism over code that the company says was intended "to avoid unexpected shutdowns" on iPhones with chemically aging batteries.

by | January 03, 2018 | 00:55

The technology to deliver sound in a precise way like this already exists, but Samsung says its approach is different because it can offer directional sound with smaller, lighter and more portable speakers. Doctors may also be able to access a web and cloud service to monitor patients' recovery remotely. A project at the company called Relúmĭno had previously revealed an app that uses a phone in a headset - similar to the Samsung Gear VR - to help those with visual difficulties see better.

by | January 02, 2018 | 21:43

Of course, Steam isn't the only way to get PC games , so you won't find esports games like League of Legends, FIFA 18 and Overwatch on there, both of which are likely very high on the list of top selling overall games of 2017. Meanwhile, Warframe , Divinity: Original Sin II, and Tom Clancy' Ghost Recon Wildlands are best played with friends too, although we won't be seeing competitive tournaments of these particular games.

by | January 02, 2018 | 21:15

Apple originally stated that the battery replacement program would start at the end of January. Earlier this month Apple confirmed that it reduces the iPhone SoC frequency, among other things, as its battery capacity depreciates over time in order to avoid unexpected shutdowns from high current draw.

by | January 02, 2018 | 20:50

As the original OnePlus was famous (in part) for its unique black sandstone color variant (also used on the OnePlus 2 ), this may be the classic style being referred to. It packs Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform coupled with 6GB/8GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of internal storage . OnePlus 5T features dual rear cameras with a combination of 16-megapixel sensor and a 20-megapixel secondary sensor for low-light photography.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:54

It has outperformed by 1.55% the S&P500. Pittenger & Anderson Inc decreased Disney Walt Co ( DIS ) stake by 7.25% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Franklin Resources Inc bought 9.37M shares as the company's stock declined 2.31% while stock markets rallied.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:48

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra is expected to be launched in the Q1 of 2018 and images of the smartphone have been spotted online . Anyway, check out this supposedly "new " Xperia XZ Premium 2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra look. There will be two variants of the smartphone with 32GB of internal storage and 64GB of internal storage, both paired with 4GB of RAM. The camera placement at the rear has changed.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:00

Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. now owns 4,182,079 shares of the software giant's stock worth $288,271,000 after acquiring an additional 62,294 shares during the last quarter. As per Friday, July 21, the company rating was maintained by Oppenheimer. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $71 target in Friday, January 27 report.

by | January 02, 2018 | 17:18

Bluehole and PUBG Corp have spoken vaguely about a PS4 release in the past, but details have been few and far between. Dota 2 , the current title in second place on the list only topped out at 1.29 million players at one time, a slightly impressive margin to say the least.

by | January 02, 2018 | 16:31

The initial discovery was made by Geekbench developer John Poole who had been mapping the performance of the iPhone 6S and iPhone 7 over time. In the statement , Apple, which has previously mentioned how lithium-ion batteries degrade over time, provided more detail on how the batteries work.

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:50

The new prediction comes from Jim Suva and Asiya Merchant, analysts at Citi, who believe that there is a 40 percent chance that Netflix would be acquired by Apple, Business Insider reports. Although iTunes has been a huge hit for Apple, viewers reportedly have migrated increasingly to services like Netflix, Amazon or Hulu to watch their favourite shows, leaving the iPhone-maker struggling to come up with a convincing TV or movie offering.

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:22

The company officially rolled out Android 8.0 Oreo for the Mi A1 on 31st December 2017. The updated package features a 1107.4MB worth of size and includes December's Android security patch alongside newer features as well. This needs to be enabled from the settings as it is not enabled by default. The Oreo update brings new features PIP mode where users can continue watching their favorite shows on Netflix while continuing to use another application.

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:06

This update was based on Android 8.0 Oreo and brings with it some core features like notification dots, new app folder design, new Quick Settings, Picture-in-Picture, smart text selection, Auto-fill, and Parallel Apps. There are two options for OnePlus 3 and 3T users - either ignore the warning for now until OnePlus patches it, or uninstall the FactoryMode app. It is generally used to test phones before they leave the manufacturing line, but after sales support uses the app as well.