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Replay Added to Overwatch PTR Servers Along With Balance Tweaks

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Team action game Overwatch is rolling out its Workshop feature for all players. Replays allow players to watch the action from any angle and study other players' play styles with a certain character from their perspectives. Probably best of all, you get the snazzy time-control features you might hope for in a replay mode. This allows you to see an overhead map when using the tool. Read More »

Apple releases iOS 12.3.1 with several key bug fixes

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And Apple did not beta test this software update before it was released, which is pretty common for minor point releases. At WWDC event, Apple will shed light on its newest software that will make a debut on Apple devices later in the year. Read More »

OnePlus 7 Pro camera upgrades are reportedly coming

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The touches are not consistent and I apologise that most of the video is nothing but the only time the phone was touched during the recording of this display was to cancel the dialogue box that was open. Of course, it's not the same as having a true optical lens that moves along a focal plain; phone sensors interact with lenses of fixed focal lengths, and when we extrapolate those focal lengths we confer meaning by using a 35mm sensor-size equivalent. Read More »

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera - James Bond Special Edition auto revealed

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Aston hasn't released US pricing for the On Her Majesty's Secret Service DBS Superleggera special edition, but it will retail for 300,007 pounds in the U.K. Sure, Agent 007 may have driven plenty of other cars over the years, but an Aston has always been his constant throughout the years. Its grille is finished with six horizontal vanes as a tribute to the 1969 DBS, while commemorative side strakes are fitted and the body colour is applied to the cantrails and roof. Read More »

Mario Kart Tour beta registrations open for Android users

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The controls are a bit floaty, and their reliance on single touch mechanics makes for a less enjoyable game than it could have been. The first, and most anodyne, are Grand Stars - you get these when you finish races or challenges, Stars unlock gifts, which might have the second and more important currency, green gems. Read More »

IPhone 11 release dates align with EUA database

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On Wednesday, the UK Competition and Markets Authority launched an investigation following Apples admittance of the practice. The iPhone maker previously came under scrutiny after it said in 2017 that software to deal with ageing batteries in iPhone 6 , iPhone 6s and iPhone SE models could slow down performance. Read More »

OnePlus 7 Android Q Beta Developer Preview available for download

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It takes decent photos in better lighting, though somehow night shots are not that great. Downloading Android Q Beta will give a chance to the users to try out the new software on OnePlus' latest hardware. The OnePlus 7 Pro also comes with UFS 3.0 storage, for sheer speed when it comes to document loading, image saving from the camera , app launch times and more . Read More »

Quarter of the Calls From Google Duplex are Actually Made by Humans

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The Verge has reached out to Google for additional comment, and will update this piece if we hear back. While the service is advertised as an automated process using Google's virtual assistant and artificial intelligence , the report revealed that about one in four calls placed through Duplex were initiated by a human caller. Read More »

Samsung patents 'fold-out' foldable smartphone design as Galaxy Fold alternative

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It's going to keep getting worse for Samsung before it gets better, as Best Buy confirmed this week that all preorders for the Galaxy Fold have been canceled. If, despite all the issues and the extensive delay, you're still interested in picking up Samsung's first foldable phone, you can head to Best Buy's website and hit the Notify Me button. Read More »

OnePlus 7 Pro Exchange Offer Leaves OnePlus 6T Users Disappointed?

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The OnePlus 7 Pro will actually go on sale in a couple of days (market-dependant), while the OnePlus 7 will become available at the beginning of next month, the company said. The highest variant of this Smartphone is OnePlus 7 Pro . The faster a display's refresh rate , the better graphics (pictures, colors, etc.) appear on that display. Read More »

Redmi 7A With Snapdragon 439 SoC Launched: Know Specification

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Meanwhile, we have yet to learn the different storage and RAM options, although we can expect the standard offerings in the series, including 2GB+16GB and 3GB+32GB. Only days after getting spotted on Chinese regulator's TENAA's site, the new Redmi cell phone was launched by Xiaomi in China today. The processor used is an octa-core Snapdragon 660 chipset. Read More »

Samsung 64 MP Camera is Incorporated to Galaxy A70S

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Recently, Samsung launched launched a wireless power bank and wireless charging duo pad.in India. It has always been expected that the company will launch this sensor with the Galaxy Note 10. Now, before we hear anything official from the South Korean giant regarding this phone, concept renders of the Galaxy Note 10 have surfaced online, giving us an early look at the phone's possible design. Read More »

WhatsApp will have in-app ads starting next year

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Facebook is a for-profit organization and some form of ads inside WhatsApp has been inevitable since the day it bought the messaging platform. The company has announced that in-app ads are coming to the messaging service by 2020. Facebook was initially rumored to bring banner ads to WhatsApp but these slides suggest the company is not planning any aggressive move there. Alongside ad serving ability, WhatsApp is revamping the experience for its business users. Read More »

League of Legends mobile: Everything we know

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Despite Riot's initial refusal to develop a mobile iteration of the massive MOBA, this news is not all that surprising. The two companies have reached an agreement on development League of Legends for Mobile, marking the end of a years-long strained conversation on the matter. Read More »

DOJ antitrust staff will recommend blocking T-Mobile-Sprint merger

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To block the merger, the DOJ would have to sue in federal court and convince a judge that the merger violates antitrust law. The wild card in the drama is Makan Delrahim, Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division, who has the final say in the matter and can over-rule his staff recommendation. Read More »

UN Report Says Making Siri Voice Female by Default is Sexist

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Because Alexa, Cortana, Google Home and Siri are all female exclusively or female by default in most markets, women assume the role of digital attendant... Siri , for what it's worth, is a Scandinavian name traditionally for females that means "beautiful victory" in Old Norse. "The technology now responds to some sexually explicit questions with answers such as "I'm not going to respond to that" or "I'm not sure what outcome you expected.' Amazon has further updated Alexa to respond to ... Read More »

Redmi K20 will have a cool feature that will delight fans

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So, the design from the rear is definitely handsome & there are no complains. The company has also confirmed the 4000mAh battery on the Redmi K20 , and it will come with AI intelligent power saving which will be able to manage the power consumption in application and games. Read More »

Database with millions of Instagram influencers' info leaked online

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Days after Aadhaar data leak row and Facebook data breach , another social networking website Instagram is struggling with the issues of exposing the personal data of millions of influencers online. Chtrbox , a platform which connects Instagram influencers with high follower count to brands looking for organic promotion, had left a large database of its members exposed online. Read More »

Firewatch, Untitled Goose Game publisher unveils new Playdate console

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In this game, the little crank will be used to control time itself, moving time backwards and forwards as necessary. It includes brand new games from some unbelievable creators. These games will range from short, long, experimental to traditional. For a start, it's got a removable hand crank on it - yes, a hand crank - which serves as a rotating analogue controller. Read More »

Sony Mobile dropping more regions, shares plans for next year

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Sony now has four "focus regions" around the world - Japan, Europe, Taiwan, and Hong Kong. Sony smartphones have had enduring popularity in Japan and Europe, due to ties in the region-the company enjoys a close relationship with Japanese mobile network operators, while existing relationships built during the Sony Ericsson joint venture, prior to Sony assuming full control in 2012, have helped with sales in those regions. Read More »

Steam Chat app launched by Valve

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Streamlined Interface: The Steam Chat app provides an overall smoother experience than the past iterations by Valve via its Steam App on the mobile platform. Steam Chat is free and is available for iOS devices in the App Store . Valve also added a note to the post about improvements it has planned for the new app down the line, including the addition of voice chat. Read More »

TSMC Says It’s Not Impacted By U.S. Ban Against Huawei

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However, the current situation between Huawei and ARM remains, the next generation of processors after the Kirin 985 may have to be built from scratch. This is a developing story and we will continue to update this page when we have more information. This is Huaweis immediate back-up since many Huawei and Honor phones already come with the App Gallery pre-installed. Read More »

George R.R. Martin hints at different 'Game of Thrones' ending

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In fact, she said , it's easy to watch historical footage and successfully decipher the kind of mob-stirring messaging that dictators like Hitler were aiming for - even if you don't speak their language. But just recently, the day after the HBO show was finished airing, he published a precarious passage on his official blog: "I've consulted on a video game out of Japan". Read More »

The new Honor 20 series has been officially announced

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With Apple, Samsung and now Huawei ceding the space of the sub-£600 top-end phone as starting prices have risen beyond £900, Honor's latest offering continues the winning trend of flagship hardware at more reasonable prices . However, the Honor 20 seems to do a better job in fast charging with a 22.5W fast charging solution that the company claims can charge 50 per cent charge in just 30 minutes. Read More »

BMW X5, X7 get M50i powertrain with 523 horsepower

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The new numbers represent gains of 67 hp and 74 lb-ft on the current range-toppers, the xDrive50i. BMW is upping the performance ante in its X5 and X7 line-ups with new M50i models powered by the Bavarian automaker's potent new 4.4-litre twin-turbo V8 that also recently made its debut in the 5 Series and 8 Series. Read More »

Google Failed To Fully Secure G Suite Passwords For 14 Years

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But to be on the safe side, Google is asking G Suite administrators to change their passwords and it will also be automatically resetting passwords. While troubleshooting G Suite customer sign-up flows, Google discovered that the error was still there . Similar to Google, the company maintained that the issue was swiftly rectified and that it found no evidence that passwords were misused. Read More »

USA blacklisting of Huawei prompts global firms to follow suit

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British chipmaker ARM, whose designs form the basis of most mobile device processors worldwide, is also set to cut ties with Huawei , according to the BBC, as its products contain "US-origin technology" that would be affected by the ban. BT, specifically, first began sourcing kit from Huawei in 2003, and the Chinese kit-maker has since been an equipment supplier for access network kit both on the incumbent telco's fixed and mobile networks. Read More »

Huawei Preps for a Future Without Official Access to Android

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Huawei booked about $105 billion in sales last year, up 20 percent from a year earlier, with almost half of that coming from its consumer business, which includes smartphones. That includes access to key services from Android-maker Google , including YouTube and Gmail. But Google's move on Tuesday may complicate things. Read More »

Modern management with Windows 10: What's in it for IT?

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In addition to the above there are quite a lot of changes that may be of interest to "IT Pros", as detailed on the Microsoft Tech Community blog. You can also use the Windows 10 Update Assistant to upgrade your computer to the new feature update. Read More »

Google Glass for Enterprises Gets Get a Processor, Battery Upgrade

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Google Glass Enterprise Edition , as it's called, has since proved itself to be a useful tool in a range of industries such as manufacturing and field services. The design is still in-tact, as it's still a heads-up display, but Google has incorporated safety frames via a partnership with Smith Optics. The enterprise version of Google Glass runs Android Oreo rather than a heavily modified Glass OS. Read More »

British mobile operator EE to start 5G services, will not offer Huawei

The Chinese mobile phone manufacturer had the fifth-largest smartphone shipment volume in Japan in the year ended in March, accounting for 6.2 percent of the total, after Apple Inc., Sharp Corp., Sony Mobile Communications Inc. Britain was set to allow Huawei some participation in the radio part of 5G networks but bar it from the intelligent core. People in London, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Belfast, Birmingham and Manchester will be first to get faster services with plans for 10 more cities to ... Read More »