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Gmail will soon fix your shoddy grammar using AI

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Google has started rolling out new features to its popular Gmail application. To provide the best suggestions to people, the app will be using artificial intelligence that will not only detect the issue but will also offer ways to correct it. Read More »

Google working on Nest Mini, a successor to Google Home Mini

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The Home Mini is a pared back version of the Google Home , and incidentally, we thought the big version was pretty great . The Nest Mini will also reportedly include a built-in wall mount , to easily affix the speaker vertically to any flat surface, along with a 3.5mm headphone jack that could facilitate aux-in or out, depending on the objective. Read More »

Google announces Android rebrand, reveals official Android Q name

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Every year with each big new Android release, we usually get a fun code name to go along with it. With that in mind, Android Q will be known as Android 10 when it reaches smartphones , nothing more. The company hasn't made any branding modifications since but it believes Android 10 is the right time to update the operating system's logo slightly. Read More »

IPhone Pro, new iPad and 16-inch MacBook Pro details emerge

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Apple is readying a clutch of new hardware for the coming weeks and months, including "Pro" iPhones, upgrades to iPads and its largest laptop in years. The devices might be named as iPhone 11R, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. Sensors at the back at the device will allow the user to capture three photos at once, according to the leak, and AI software will provide automatic corrections for any obvious shot errors. Read More »

Moto RAZR foldable phone will be more compact, more affordable

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Now a new leak from Letsgodigital has confirmed some of the details about the upcoming RAZR phone . Unlike the Galaxy Fold or Mate X , the Razr wouldn't change the way you use a phone. Images in the patent reveal that Samsung could be working on a foldable smartphone with a sliding mechanism. We're excited to see the final product realised, but it looks like it'll remain a curiosity as one of the first wave of foldable display phones. Read More »

Apple Card takes 'digital-banking battle' to new level

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Apple is directly warning users to not keep their Apple Card in a leather wallet or even denim because such fabrics will stain the metal and can not be washed off. First, Apple wants users to store their Apple Card in a wallet, pocket, or bag made of "soft materials". Apple's credit card is a delicate snowflake. Read More »

Nokia 3 V budget Android phone launching on Verizon

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There is 4GB of RAM on the phone and supports up to 2000 contacts along with 00 messages. It features a 3.5mm audio jack for listening to FM radio. It also comes preloaded with games like the iconic Snake , and other Gameloft games like Tetris, Sky Gift, Airstrike, Nitro Racing, Ninja UP! and Danger Dash . Read More »

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi posts 15% rise in sales, misses estimates

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The Hong Kong-listed company, which recently joined the Fortune Global 500 list, saw its profits drop to RMB 1.96 billion in the second quarter of 2019 from RMB 3.19 billion for the previous quarter. Aside from its large Mi Home stores, Xiaomi has also set up smaller Mi Stores in various overseas markets. It now has 520 authorised Mi Home stores overseas, representing a 92.6% year-on-year growth, of which 79 of them are located in India. Read More »

Warner Bros. Reveals Full DLC Roster For Mortal Kombat 11's Kombat Pack

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Joining the DLC ranks are Arnold Schwarzenegger's T-800 Terminator , Batman's nemesis the Joker , evil queen of the Outworld Sindel, and Todd McFarlane's comic book hero, Spawn . Mortal Kombat 11 is out now for the Nintendo Switch, PS4, PC, and Xbox One. He'll be out on March 17th and with his release, the Kombat Pack will be complete. Read More »

Apple Arcade price could be $4.99 a month

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Back in March, Apple announced its game subscription service Apple Arcade . A new report from 9to5Mac today sheds more details on Apple's subscription gaming service. Providing the game selection is solid, I could see a lot of video game fans sticking around after their free month. The final pricing isn't revealed yet, nor a release date for the service. Read More »

NVIDIA offers up to 23% more performance with its new GeForce drivers

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Aside from the above changes, this driver update increases frame rate performance by up to 23 percent across games like Apex Legends , Battlefield V , and Forza Horizon 4 , NVIDIA says. Next, for retro and pixel-art games, NVIDIA is adding a beta option in the NVIDIA Control Panel for integer scaling. Using integer scaling instead of linear interpolation, the games will appear much sharper as a result. Read More »

The Witcher 3 Has A Release Date For The Switch

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As a worldwide release this is basically unprecedented, and would mean that players wouldn't need to download a massive day one patch to actually play the game out of the box. The new model costs the same as the original Switch ($300), but Nintendo says the new model runs up to twice as long on a charge. In case you're purchasing a Switch soon, make a point to attempt to affirm you're purchasing the upgraded one. Read More »

Lighter 'Google Go' search available for all Android users

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Android Go got here with its suite of lightweight apps from the tech giant, together with the Google Go browser, Gmail Go for e-mail and Gallery Go for pictures, that will work seamlessly on entry-level gadgets. Initially, it was a 5MB app and now it's a little more than 7MB. These apps have been removed from Play Store after Quick Heal Security Lab reported it to Google last week. Read More »

Mi A3 Android One Phone to Launch in India Today

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The device is priced at Rs 12,999 for the base model of 4GB RAM +64GB storage and Rs 15,999 for the 6GB RAM +128GB storage. Malaysians have been waiting for the Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro for awhile now, and it seems that we won't have to wait much longer. Read More »

Facebook introduces new data tool to improve transparency

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Facebook announced its new tool, "Off-Facebook Activity", on Tuesday, stating that users will now be able to better see and control the information that the company has collected regarding their online behavior while they are not on the social media platform. Read More »

Apple considering $9.99 price for Apple TV+, Bloomberg reports

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Separately, The Financial Times reported that Apple has earmarked $6 billion for original shows and other content. A report in Bloomberg on Tuesday, however, indicated that Apple is eyeing a November launch in the US with a monthly subscription cost of $US9.99 ($15), and that there is a high likelihood it will offer free trials. Read More »

Apple's Goldman card launches in U.S. with Uber cashback offer

Your wait is now over as Apple has made its new credit card open to anyone in the US. Interestingly, the only cost is the interest you'll have to pay, which varies between 13 percent and 24 percent. Are you applying for an Apple Card now that it's widely available? "Customers have told us they love Apple Card's simplicity and how it gives them a better view of their spending." said Jennifer Bailey, Apple's vice president of Apple Pay . Read More »

Apple bug mishap reportedly leads to iOS 12.4 jailbreak

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This exploit means iPhone users should be cautious when they are downloading new apps, as some of these could have a copy of the jailbreak contained within it. He reportedly suggested the vulnerability could be used to create spyware that steals user data. The other reason is that each iOS release has made it more hard to find exploits that would give hackers entry to jailbreak those mobile devices. Read More »

Marvel's Spider-Man Developer Insomniac Games Acquired by Sony; Joins Worldwide Studios

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Given how much we enjoyed Insomniac's Spider-Man game (and, yes, given that BMD is mostly a PS4 household), we certainly aren't opposed to the idea of another Insomniac Spider-Man game; hell, we might even play a few more of 'em. Some of Sony's most famed exclusives include God of War, The Last of Us, Marvel's Spider-Man, Uncharted, Horizon Zero Dawn, and The Last Guardian. "We've enjoyed a special relationship with PlayStation practically since our inception", Insomniac founder and CEO ... Read More »

Galaxy Note 10 Too Expensive? Get An S10 For A Lot Less

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When it comes to versatility, it's hard to look past Samsung's Galaxy Buds . The display is TUV Rheinland certified for being able to block the blue light emission. The Galaxy Note 10-series boot on Android 9.0 based One UI out of the box. The Note 10 gets fuel by a 3,500mAh battery with 25W quick charge support while the Note 10+ is packed with a bigger 4,300mAh battery with 45W SuperFast 2.0 Charging support. Read More »

Xiaomi, Oppo, and Vivo Announce New AirDrop-inspired File Transfer feature

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The File Transfer is said to be carried out through Bluetooth and not the cellular data or Wi-Fi connection. On top of that, the company is also calling for more partners to join the alliance on this ecosystem. But it is removing Beam from Android Q and replace it with a new " Fast Share " technology in the share sheet. This will be similar to Apple's AirDrop thanks to the use of Bluetooth. Read More »

With the fresh beta update, WhatsApp now shows "WhatsApp for Facebook" branding

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However, it's safe to assume that we should see the feature roll out to Android at some point in the future, so this is certainly good news for those that have been calling out for more security on their WhatsApp messages. Both the platforms have over a billion users worldwide. This feature has been made available in India as well. The feature is now available for WhatsApp beta users who are running Android version 2.19.222. Read More »

PUBG cross network play coming to PS4 and Xbox One

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PUBG will be supporting cross-play on the Playstation 4 and Xbox One . PUBG is finally getting cross-play multiplayer this fall, as revealed during Microsoft's latest Inside Xbox presentation, kicking off Gamescom 2019. Since the 1.0 launch, we have added a ton of exciting content to the game, including a winter themed map, a weapon progression system, and a ledge grab mechanic, among other things. Read More »

Gamescom opening night to feature 25 games

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With about 20 minutes of gameplay scenes enclosed in the Nintendo Indie World event, the Super Mario house promises to open a window on the kaleidoscopic multiverse of adventures that await us with the independent video games scheduled for release on Nintendo Switch over the next few months. Read More »

Minecraft is About to Start Looking Much Better on PC

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The update improves the way light bounces around game scenes to make Minecraft environments look more "realistic". One of the major announcements to come from the Gamescom conference in Germany is that Microsoft and Nvidia have partnered to add a new layer of realism to the popular block-based world-building title Minecraft . Read More »

Disney is taking on Netflix with its streaming service coming in Canada

Disney has announced that the service will be available on the same day in Canada and the Netherlands, for a monthly fee of $8.99CAD (or $89.99CAD per year) and €6.99 (or €69.99 per year), respectively. Disney said Monday that its long-awaited streaming service, Disney +, will be available in several countries in November and accessible on a wide variety of devices. Read More »

Google Assistant beats Alexa, Siri again on smartphones

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The claim is a part of an annual research test by venture capital firm Loup Ventures. "We estimate that 111.8 million people in the USA will use a voice assistant at least monthly this year, up 9.5% from 102.0 million in 2018", claims its latest report. Read More »

Twitter To Analyse For Messages That Have Offensive Content

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Then, of course, you also have a "Message requests" folder that contains DMs from all the weirdos. This will allow users to choose whether to read a message if they recognise the user, or to ignore it. In the case that Twitter identifies content that's potentially offensive, the message preview will say the message is hidden because it may contain offensive content. Read More »

President Trump: Tim Cook ‘made a very compelling argument’ on tariffs

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Cook and Trump shared a widely covered dinner on Aug.16 where both men exchanged views on an array of topics but reserved most of the conversation on Trump's trade war against China and the harm it's inflicting on Apple. I said, 'How good a competitor?' He said they are a very good competitor. ( AAPL .O) Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook voiced concerns about chief competitor Samsung Electronics getting an edge because its products, unlike Apple's, won't be subject to tariffs when imported by ... Read More »

Redmi TV with 70-inch display to launch on August 29

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Redmi's CEO has been refuting claims and leaks about the expected Redmi Note 8 series but his Weibo updates are being posted by a "Note8Android" device, which is a piece of decent evidence suggesting the smartphone may launch very soon. Read More »

New battle information revealed for Pokemon Sword and Shield

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Galarian Weezing's ability Neutralizing Gas will neutralize the ongoing effects of other Pokemon's abilities. We also get new Held Items in Room Service and Eject Pack. Interestingly, both the competitive and casual sides of Battle Stadium will support rental Pokemon . They can also see how all of the participants placed in a competition on the smartphone version of Pokemon HOME. Read More »

Rainbow Six Siege Ember Rise brings Mira Elite skin set

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The resource management on their part will make for some interesting decisions down the line. Play and earn Battle Points to unlock Tiers and rewards. Not only that, but Ubisoft has also announced the Rainbow Six Siege Battle Pass . Last but not least, all bomb sites have been changed from the Kitchen to the Security Room and the site in the Radio Room is now found in the expanded Lounge Room. Read More »

Phil Spencer: No Really, We're Not Making a Streaming-Only Xbox

But Microsoft is all about engagement and consumer options, so it'd behoove them to include a cheap, say $129 streaming dongle or mini box that plus right into a TV and connects straight to Project xCloud . And it makes sense to not build a console nearly entirely focused on streaming games. Clearly, after their E3 showcase, their focus was on demoing their new XCloud technology. Read More »

"Need for Speed Heat" sizzles in new trailer

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Need for Speed: Heat is apparently avoiding one of its predecessor's mistakes and, thankfully, will be free of loot boxes, the scourge of progression systems. Publishers often have fall-back or contingency plans centered around re-engaging lower playerbases (new content drops, updates , etc) or and re-monetizing (adding new mTX methods to "fund" these new updates ) when games don't hit their strides. Read More »

McLaren Ultimate Series roadster coming in 2020

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Strictly limited to just 399 examples, the new model will differ from the Senna's focus on being the ultimate road-legal track vehicle and the Speedtail's high-speed aerodynamic efficiency by "offering the purest distillation of road-focused driving pleasure and an unrivalled sense of driver connection with the surrounding environment". Read More »

Android Adware Apps Tricked over 8 Million Users Into Downloading Them

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The adware detected on these 85 apps is AndroidOS_Hidenad.HRXH. Google Play Store is an app library and not a standalone application as you all know and this new update comes with a handful of under the hood software tweaks. Apart from that, the apps also showed full-screen ads once it verified that the device has been unlocked. The malicious apps hide their icon and create a shortcut on your phone's home screen around 30 minutes after they are installed. Read More »

Motorola One Action launched with a punch-hole camera

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Motorola One Action with triple rear cameras , 21:9 CinemaVision has been launched. This is the sensor that you would be using for photos, most of the time. The device will ship with Android One internationally despite the "One" tag. The company has used "Enhanced Video Stabilisation" to reduce shakes and jerks. Read More »

YouTube Originals Will Be Free For All From September 24

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Beforehand, the viewers had to become a premium member so that they could see the web series. Additionally, Premium subscribers get access to YouTube Music , the company's music streaming service. Still, that's not a bad compromise for those who don't want to pay $12 a month to watch the platform's original programs. Users with Premium membership will experience an ad-free viewing experience. Read More »

THQ Nordic Mentions New Saints Row and Dead Island 2

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Saints Row is not the only title THQ Nordic is lining up. Fish Labs is developing a new IP and other unannounced projects, becoming a, "major studio talent". The company that made the trailers for Cyberpunk 2077's E3 trailer and all of Overkill's The Walking Dead , Goodbye Kansas, was also purchased this quarter . Read More »

No Man's Sky Beyond Won't Wipe Players Creations

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Fix for instance rendering crash. The Beyond expansion, which was released for free, adds VR support, expanded multiplayer support, and a bevy of quality-of-life improvements to make jumping in for new players even easier. Players can now play in came in VR using Steam VR or PlayStation VR. Virtual reality support: You can now play all of No Man's Sky in VR on PC or on PSVR. Read More »

Google Estimates 1.5% of Web Logins Exposed in Data Breaches

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Password spraying has emerged as an effective technique to brute-force or guess passwords, as well as to bypass systems that lock accounts after too many wrong guesses. On the upside, 26.1% or 82,761 users created new passwords after receiving an alert and, those that did tended to pick a stronger password than the one received an alert about. Read More »

Huawei Is Working On A Google Map Replacement To De-Google Itself

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Shortly after launching its own operating system , HarmonyOS, to replace Google's Android, Chinese tech giant Huawei vowed to take on Google Maps , with plans to unveil a domestically-created alternative. It will use the telecom base stations in over 160 countries and regions. Huawei is reportedly developing its own Google Maps system. It will offer real-time traffic conditions and a highly sophisticated navigation system which can recognize a auto changing lanes. Read More »