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Amazon launches new Kindle Paperwhite e-reader

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Despite these changes the new Kindle is 23 grams lighter than the previous model , and at 8.18mm thick it is nearly a millimeter thinner. Given water-resistance ratings are defined by the device manufacturer, Amazon says that the new Kindle can be submerged in up to 1 metre of water for 60 minutes. Read More »

Google switches to a Samsung display for the Pixel 3 XL

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It secures the bootloader and stores the last safe known version of Android. Google went into some details about the security chip today, explaining that it borrowed some of the best features from its Titan chip, which is used for Google Cloud data centers. Read More »

Sundar Pichai: Google 'exploring' censored China search app

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When the decision to step away from JEDI was announced, Google also revealed the plans to completely scrap Google+, post-exposure of the massive software glitch that provided unauthorized invaders potential access to private profile data. In 2010, Google had withdrawn its search engine from China to protest against the government's censorship and attempts to hack into Gmail accounts of the country's human rights activists. Read More »

Adobe to finally bring the ‘real’ Photoshop to iPads

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A subset of core functionality will be released for Photoshop CC this year for testing with an expected upgrade to the full suite happening over time in 2019. "We are unlocking a new level of creative potential by releasing more powerful tools, extending creativity beyond the desktop, and empowering creatives to thrive in new mediums like voice and augmented reality", Adobe says. Read More »

Google Pixel 3, 3 XL will gain external microphone support

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Unfortunately, recording a video through its native camera app has its limitations. As a reminder, prices for the Google Pixel 3 start at $799, while the larger Pixel 3 XL can be pre-ordered starting at $899. "I hope you all enjoy the update", commented a user with the handle IsaacOnCamera , working with Pixel's camera engineering team. In other news related to the Google Pixel 3, DxOMark has yet to reveal its verdict but there are rumors that it will be somewhat underwhelming. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 to beat Apple's iPhone XS in screen size

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Apple's iPhone XS, the largest variant of the its flagship smartphones, sports a 6.5-inch screen. According to the latest statistics, the Galaxy Note 9 managed to reach the mini-milestone in just 54 days. Apple and Samsung are in a never-ending competition and this is a great thing for consumers because the competition is pushing the two companies to the next level. Read More »

Porsche Panamera GTS and Sport Turismo GTS wagon details

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The engine is connected to an eight-speed PDK transmission and an all-wheel drive system which enables the Panamera GTS and Panamera GTS Sport Turismo to accelerate from 0-62 miles per hour (0-100 km/h) in 4.1 seconds. The Sport Design package with a new black front end, black trim at the bottom of the rear, and a variety of darker elements highlights the more athletic appearance. Read More »

Nokia X7 price, specifications, features, comparison

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A 3500mAh battery powers the smartphone along with fast charging. Other than the dual rear cameras , it also has a 20 MP front selfie camera. The Nokia X7 comes features a 6.18-inch display that runs at a resolution of 2246×1080 pixels, and an aspect ratio of 18.7:9. Read More »

Google will now charge for its Android app suite in Europe

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The company will also let phone makers install rival versions of Android, the most widely used mobile operating system. Manufacturers taking on Google Play and other Google services such as Gmail , YouTube and maps, can also install the Google Search app and the Chrome browser free of charge. Read More »

First ‘Fortnite’ In-Game Tournament Set To Begin This Week

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Ever since it was announced that a gifting system that would allow players to purchase cosmetic items for other people would be making its way into Fortnite Battle Royale many members of the community have been anxiously awaiting to hear more information regarding how the gifting system works and when it would be added into the battle royale title. Read More »

"Verizon Launches Palm with small 3.3" HD Display & Android 8.1

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This new Palm is completely reinventing the old Palm . Palm is a miniature handset that has been launched to act as a companion to your primary Android or iOS smartphone. Verizon is the exclusive carrier/retail partner for the Palm and is selling it for either $349 unlocked, $299 with a two-year contract, or $14.58/month for 24 months. Read More »

Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9

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Talking about Mate 20 Pro , it will carry a curved 6.4 inch OLED display having full HD resolution with an in-screen fingerprint sensor. As for EMUI 9.0 based on Android 9 Pie, Huawei says it has reduced the settings by 10 percent in an attempt to make things more intuitive and straightforward. Read More »

Britain's Prince Harry, his wife commence Aussie tour, with pregnancy announcement

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The couple who married in late May were seen holding hands as they stepped off the plane, with Megan pictured beaming. The duchess, who hasn't been to Australia before, marvelled at the view. The games were founded by Prince Harry are an worldwide paralympic-style event for military personnel wounded in action. While at the zoo, the couple ticked off a very important Aussie bucket list item: meeting a koala and her newborn joeys. Read More »

'Call of Duty: Black Ops 4' Sets Launch Day Digital Sales Record

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Also check out more of our tips for Black Ops 4 on PC where we learn how to disable the opening movie and fix the refresh rate glitch . Call of Duty Black Ops 4's physical sales are down by 50 percent compared to last year's CoD WW2 , with Treyarch's latest entry in the FPS franchise experiencing a dramatic decline in the number of boxed copies it has shifted. Read More »

Red Dead Redemption 3 could happen "if this one does well enough"

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Insane working schedules, with Houser admitting that the dreaded "crunch" time of Red Dead Redemption 2's development lead some of the team working several 100-hour weeks. "This part of the process is always about compromise and horse trading". The studio "decided one of them didn't work" because "they were never going to work technically or be quite slick enough, or they felt superfluous". Read More »

Sony PlayStation 4 crashing due to malicious message

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Others have reported similar problems after receiving a message with unrecognized characters. Multiple PlayStation 4 users are reporting that a PSN text message exploit is causing their consoles to crash, according to Endgadget . A player from the other team used a dummy account to send the message and crashed my entire team. So if your messaging settings currently allow you to receive messages from strangers, you may want to change them for now. Read More »

Fallout 76: 10 Game-Changing New Details You Need To Know

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Once you're selected for entry, the official stress test begins October 13th- this Saturday. Participants will be under an NDA, and your progress in the stress test won't be saved. Bethesda will start sending out invites to members of the Xbox Insider Program with a Fallout 76 pre-order in the near future. If you pre-ordered the physical version of Fallout 76 on Xbox One, you'll need to log into your Bethesda .net account and see if you got a token to redeem on your Xbox. Read More »

Assassin's Creed Rebellion is coming to Android on November 21st

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The title includes legendary Assassin's such as Ezio, Aguilar, Shao Jun, Claudia and Machiavelli, alongside more than 20 new unlockable characters exclusively created for the game. Ubisoft itself publishes a variety of games, both premium and free-to-play, for mobile devices but showings from the company's flagship franchises like Assassin's Creed have been somewhat rare on the platform . Read More »

Facebook Messenger may soon get an 'unsend message' feature

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Screenshots shared by Jane Manchun Wong , first spotted by TechCrunch , from the Messenger app for Android reveal that the company is making progress on adding the new feature for all of its users. It may not be the same as Snapchat's self-destruct feature. So, basically, this feature follows the same principles of the "delete message for everyone" option in WhatsApp. Read More »

Prince Harry and Meghan land in Sydney to start Australia tour

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex arrived at Sydney Airport at about 7am on Monday morning on a Qantas flight from London . Meghan Markle is about to embark on her first official royal tour with Prince Harry in Australia and it looks like the Duchess is gonna have some serious moral support. Read More »

All Android Users Can Join the Fortnite Beta

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As was the case before, Fortnite remains unavailable on the Google Play Store and you'll have to grab the installer from Epic Games' website. We have a news that will make your day happy: you do not have to wait any longer to do it! To get the Fortnite for Android beta, you'l need to visit fortnite .com/android from your smartphone and follow the steps there. Read More »

How to Post 3D Pictures on Facebook

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Once captioned and posted, the picture can be scrolled, panned, and tilted by users on both mobile and desktop in order to bring the image to life. Users can also view 3D photos in VR using the Oculus Browser on Oculus Go or Firefox on Oculus Rift . Read More »

Where's Our Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Review?

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All these combined will give you the experience of battling in a brutal place (a complete package of brutality), some of which you already have and some which you'll get for the first time. Specialists are back with loads of new abilities and you now have to heal your character in the game instead of it automatically happening. As far as single platforms go, even though it's not getting practically every single game in the multiplatform list, the Switch comes out on top with four most-wanted ... Read More »

Apple will reportedly offer some original content for free via 'TV' app

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We've long known that Apple is working on original TV content . Well, that's one way to differentiate yourself in the crowded streaming video market. As evidenced by the image below, 40% of iOS users on recent devices are still running iOS 11 . Sure, the "TV" app has helped with that now, but it still need to be improved in order to be as helpful as users want it to be. Read More »

Google Pixel 3 Phones Launch Amid Privacy Storm

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In terms of design, the main body of each case is a transparent shell that shows off the phone underneath, coupled with a "color pop" outer ring. The main reason for this is the USB-C port functionality the Gamevice Pixel 3 XL model sports. Read More »

Nintendo gives Switch subscribers decked-out NES Zelda save file

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Case in point, a new version of the NES' The Legend of Zelda was just added to the Switch's NES backlog, and this edition starts the game off with an incredibly powerful and rich Link. Aside from the items and rupees, the updated Switch version of Zelda appears to be identical to the original, at least from the little bit I've played. Read More »

Alexa, Dolby Vision, new Avatars

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Additionally, a new Xbox Skill is coming to Cortana and Alexa for users in the United States, which will allow players to use their voice to navigate their Xbox One system via Cortana and Alexa-enabled devices. Again, there's a catch: you need to actually have a TV that supports Dolby Vision HDR connected to your Xbox One . To enable Dolby Vision on the console, navigate to Settings - Display and sound - Video output - Video modes - Allow Dolby Vision . Read More »

Smart Home Technology Poised for Blockbuster Growth

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The Home Hub is tiny. Local retail partners include the likes of Harvey Norman, JB Hi-Fi, The Good Guys and Officeworks, with Google reportedly retaining exclusivity of the "Aqua" and "Sand" variants. The Home Hub has no camera . Both Amazon and JBL are hitting the market at $349 - and we gather JBL has brought that down significantly from its original estimate, perhaps to match Amazon and get closer to Google's Home Hub , which will sell in Australia at an attractive $219. Read More »

Nokia 8110 4G ‘Banana Phone’ launched in India: Price, specs and more

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Nokia 3.1 Plus will be available at a price of Rs 11,499, though the global pricing is Euro 159, which is actually around Rs 13,000 plus on conversion. Interestingly, the phone comes with a revamped Snake game. It will come in three color models Red, Silver and Blue. Stay tuned on PhoneRadar for more details! Like the other Nokia smartphones, the Nokia 3.1 Plus is also an Android One handset and comes with a promise of timely software updates. Read More »

Android creator’s next phone will send texts for you

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New rumors indicate tell us that Essential is working on a new device to "free users" from their smartphones with artificial intelligence as its main tool. It might also help in solving "part of the (smartphone) addictive behavior". "If I can get to the point where your phone is a virtual version of you, you can be off enjoying your life, having that dinner, without touching your phone, and you can trust your phone to do things on your behalf", he said. Read More »

Stardew Valley is coming to mobile

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It'll cost you £8 once it's out, and that's it. Stardew Valley sees you moving from the big city to your (recently inherited) grandfather's old, run-down farm in sleepy Pelican Town. Those of you with the infinite patience for RPGs and sim games (that we fans of button-mashers don't possess) will likely rejoice to learn that Stardew Valley is coming to a mobile device near you. Read More »

Alphabet to shut down social media network Google

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Google+ was heavily promoted after its 2011 launch , in the hope of overtaking Facebook in the early days of social media. Instead of reporting this to subscribers of the service, Google made a decision to just let it slide so that it wouldn't be subject to investigation by regulatory agencies. Read More »