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Instagram Co-Founders To Step Down


In an explosive interview with Forbes , Acton outlined tensions with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg about introducing ads into WhatsApp. Will Instagram disappear? Get cluttered with ads? Brian Acton, co-founder of WhatsApp, speaks at the WSJD Live conference in Laguna Beach, California October 25, 2016. Read More »

Samsung launches Galaxy A7 with triple camera


Of course, the term "budget" is relative here, as the phone will probably be priced north of Rs. 51,000. While the tweet did not precisely confirm a quadruple setup, a recent news leaks on SamsungMobile.News has made the concept clear. Of the three, Samsung claims that the field of view has been increased from 78 degrees to 120 degrees on the 8-megapixel ultrawide lens, helping consumers capture what they see. Read More »

Fortnite Fall Skirmish detailed, 78.3 million players served in August


You read that right - a 400% bonus XP will be available to every battle-building sicko on the game servers. Their full announcement reads: "Season 6 is now dropping from the Battle Bus on September 27". All of the recent occurring have had a huge impact on Loot Lake , transforming it into a bouncing platform, and the gravity fields across the map caused by the cube itself by engraving runes into the ground are still there. Read More »

Red Dead Redemption 2 Download Size Is Over 100 GB


Red Dead Redemption 2 and Red Dead Online could easily surpass the century mark with its 4K textures. The duration that exclusive content will remain locked to the PlayStation 4 platform was also revealed with another part of the box saying that the "select online content" would be exclusive to the PlayStation 4 for 30 days before it becomes available on the Xbox One . Read More »

Jamf Announces Day-Zero Support for Apple’s Release of macOS Mojave


Rotate images, combine files into a single PDF, trim video , and more - all without having to open another app . It's not a bad change by any stretch of the imagination, but those who already know how to do a screenshot on a Mac will appreciate some of the new options available, whereas Mac newcomers will need the first question answered before they can dive into these powerful new tools. Read More »

Google Pixel 3 XL's wallpapers leaked, available for download


It is in any case what is claimed by various reliable sources from The Forum ... We have seen numerous leaks and rumors in the past weeks and the smartphone enthusiasts can not wait to get ahold of the real thing. They also both have a two-tone back with a rear-facing fingerprint scanner, a dual-lens front-facing camera and a single-lens rear camera, all of which has been rumored and leaked plenty of times before. Read More »

Year Old Wows Crowd with National Anthem Performance


Zlatan Ibrahimovic is usually fierce and intimidating on the pitch but even he couldn't help crack a smile as little seven-year-old Malea Emma let out a stunning rendition of America's national anthem. "I was thinking that I can not do anything wrong because it's a really special song to America", Malea Emma told ABC News Monday . "Always before I sing, my heart will beat really, really fast", she said. Read More »

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Debuts the Oculus Quest

These are more advanced than the ones packed in with the Go; while that device only had point-and-click controllers with three degrees of motion, the Quest's feature analog sticks, triggers, and six degrees of motion control. Users will also able to save multiple play space so that they can quickly set up Quest even when they at someone's else living room. Facebook has said the Oculus Quest will offer "Rift-like" experiences, touting Quest versions of Robo Recall, The Climb , ... Read More »

Happy 20th birthday Google!


The search engine is one of the most used on the internet - worldwide! There is a new feature being incorporated to Discover here, which includes topic headings, so that you can tap on the heading and check out news under that topic all at once. Read More »

Google Feed goes through a revamp, renamed to Discover


The first thing is something we spotted a few days ago . Google Images and the Discover feed will begin to show some of these visual stories going forward, Google said. Expanding the card will show you related searches as well as previous searches you've performed on the same topic. In that way, you will not have to repeat the queries all over again. Read More »

Oculus Quest, Facebook's standalone VR headset, launches next spring for $399

Oculus' Santa Cruz standalone VR headset has been present at its Connect conference for the past couple of years, and the company has promised it was on the way soon. They are calling this Oculus Insight. Right now, it's a little unclear what the future of VR looks like in the PC space. There are tracking issues to be solved, the configuration takes a fair bit of room, and it's very much a first-generation type of solution. Read More »

Meghan Markle Performs First Solo Royal Engagement Without Prince Harry

Now, the former Suits actress has conquered another royal first - a solo appearance on behalf of the royal family. Meghan Markle wore a sleek Givenchy dress at the Royal Academy of Art in London on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. Plus she is totally used to doing that, is probably even a reflex! Whether the outfit choice was intentional or not, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced their engagement just two months after Meghan donned the white blouse, so we can't help but think ... Read More »

Delta restarts flights after tech issue


The airline said in a statement earlier Tuesday that it issued a groundstop to bring systems back up as soon as possible. The Atlanta-based airline said there had been no disruption or safety issue with any of its flights in the air. "All groundstops have been lifted", Delta said in a statement. "We appreciate your continued patience". "Our computer tracking system is temporarily down". Read More »

Samsung to Launch Galaxy P30 & Galaxy P30+ with In-display Fingerprint Sensor

While the brand is known for its flagship series, budget Samsung devices have in the past been dismissed as poor quality and lowly spec'd. We expected the Galaxy S10 to be the first device with a three-camera setup, and we also thought the Galaxy S10 would be the first smartphone to feature a fingerprint sensor embedded into the screen, but it looks like that may no longer be the case. Read More »

Stranger Things, The Walking Dead Telltale Games Might Still Happen


Around 250 people have lost their job after Telltale Games , the studio behind The Walking Dead and Tales from the Borderlands , closed down last week. However, a tweet from the official Telltale account gives some hope that all four episodes will be completed, at least allowing some amount of closure on the series and the company itself. Read More »

The Morning After: Skype Chats Are Coming To Alexa Devices


Dave Limp, Amazon's senior vice president of devices.Stephen Brashear/Getty ImagesAmazon made a huge splash Thursday at its event in Seattle, where it showcased tons of new hardware and services created to make your life easier. He revealed a new feature that can understand if a user whispers to the device in an attempt to keep the noise down, with Alexa now knowing to whisper in response. Read More »

MetroPCS gets rebranded to Metro by T


T-Mobile announced that it will rebrand its prepaid service, MetroPCS, as "Metro by T-Mobile" in an attempt to tell customers that the brand is powered by T-Mobile's network. If you have two lines, your monthly cost for this plan goes up to $80, while four lines brings the monthly cost up to $140. Video streaming quality is also restricted to 480p, which is annoying in this age of super high resolution phone displays. Read More »

Four things we learned from the Apple Watch 4 teardown


While the Series 4 looks similar to the outgoing Series 3, it features a larger display with much smaller bezels resulting in over 30 percent more screen real estate. According to Apple's support page for the Watch Series 4 , the Fall Detection feature will be automatically be switched on for users who set up an account on the Watch or the Health app by listing their age as 65 years or older. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A9 Star Pro with quad-camera setup surfaces


The leak comes alongside a picture of the upcoming device and reveals that all four rear cameras will be aligned vertically adjacent to each other towards the left side, followed by an LED light underneath the whole unit. The smartphones sport 6-inch True HD+ Infinity display with glass finish design. There are also Beyond filenames mentioned with the letter "q" and this could be mentions of the variant with the Qualcomm Snapdragon processor while the filenames without "q" are for the ... Read More »

Amazon Announces a Gaggle of New, Next-Gen Echo Devices


The new Echo Dot costs the same US$49.99. Preorders start today, and it ships in October. Starting with the microwave, it's announced under the AmazonBasics line of low-priced products, as reported by TechCrunch . Amazon Smart Plug: One of the most compelling onstage demos was built around this plug, although the plug is nothing special. It now boasts a fabric-covered body akin to the Google Home Mini . Read More »

Phoenix Wright will debut on PC in 2019


The Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney series has been mostly exclusive to Nintendo platforms so its certainly nice to see the series playable on other platforms too. Ace Attorney 123 Phoenix Collection will release in early 2019 for PC, PS4, Xbox One and Switch. For a better play experience, the games' options have been reworked, letting you choose the music and sound effects' volume, the transparency of dialogue windows or how text skip works. Read More »

Apple Announces 3 New iPhones & a Watch


Now that the iPhone X has been discontinued by Apple , mobile users who are looking to grab up a new iPhone will have to choose between three different updated models: the iPhone XS , the iPhone XS Max , and the iPhone XR . Both series features a dual lens 12MP system with wide-angle and telephoto cameras, dual optical image stabilisation, 2x optical zoom, and 4K video recording . Read More »

OnePlus Reveals Official Poster Of OnePlus 6T, Highlighting Waterdrop Notch Design


OnePlus reportedly told CNET in an email, "We unlock our phones multiple times a day, and Screen Unlock reduces the number of steps to complete the action". It is being speculated that OnePlus 6T will come with a 6.4-inch Optic AMOLED display with an FHD+ resolution of 2340×1080 pixels. The leaked "official poster" comes from a source via SlashLeaks . Read More »

Diablo Animated Series for Netflix Leaked by Hellboy Series Screenwriter


We'll keep you posted as the story develops! " Diablo III " is now returning to the public eye with the " Diablo III Eternal Collection " for Nintendo Switch, which is being released on November 2nd as a Switch exclusive. With the success of Konami bringing Castlevania to Netflix, it's not surprising that Blizzard and other video game studios may be looking to join in. Read More »

Destiny 2 is having another free weekend for Gambit mode


One of the big attractions in the Destiny 2: Forsaken expansion is Gambit, a PvE/PvP hybrid in which two teams of four players race to dispatch waves of enemies and collect "motes" that enable them to occasionally take breaks and go mess with the other side. Read More »

Twitch blocked in China because of Asian Games


The service has recently grown to become the third most popular app in the national iOS shop. The rise in downloads is attributable to the Asian Games , and state broadcaster CCTV deciding to now to air the esports event. Others allegedly believe the ban has something to do with the potential for hostile communications between nearby countries being exchanged through the service. Read More »

Google Pixel 3 XL leaks again, showing off notch and cameras


Google is planning to launch a slew of devices on October 9 during its Made By Google event in NY, including the Pixel 3 , Pixel 3 XL and a new Google Home speaker. The front panel of the Pixel 3 XL shows the notched display while in Pixel 3, there is no notch and it is likely to carry a regular 18:9 aspect ratio. Read More »

Capcom under fire for Devil May Cry 5 trailer music controversy


Since then, it has been making the rounds at various gaming trade shows and now a new trailer has been released by Capcom , just in time for the Tokyo Game Show . Devil May Cry launches on PS4, XB1, and PC on March 8, 2019. People who pre-order any version of the game get alternate color costumes for Dante, Nero , Trish, Lady, and Nico . Read More »