Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Latest news
Home » Industry

Industry

Huawei Mate 20 Series to launch in India on Nov 27

perth_map

Huawei Mate 20 Pro is a flagship smartphone and competes directly with the likes of Apple iPhone XS Max, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Google Pixel 3 XL. In India, the smartphone is anticipated to come with 6GB of RAM and 128GB internal storage . The Huawei Mate 20 Pro will run the latest EMUI 9.0 on top of Android 9.0 Pie out of the box.At the back, it has a triple rear camera setup comprising of a 40 megapixel primary wide f/1.8 sensor, 20-megapixel ultra-wide f/2.2 sensor, and a third ... Read More »

Porsche 911 revealed - new tech, 450 PS flat-six

perth_map

Porsche has so far announced the specs of the Carrera S and Carrera 4S models only; these still use the turbocharged 3.0-liter flat-six engine , which now makes 23hp more than the outgoing model, at 443hp (450PS). One new software integration is the 'Porsche Road Trip software which helps to plan and organise routes to drive on. The 992 comes with 12 months of Porsche Connect Plus, an internet-based system that uses swarm data to display traffic. Read More »

Google Fi Replaces Project Fi, Adds Support for iPhone

perth_map

Among the current field of Project Fi devices - those which Google has personally deemed "Fi- Ready" - include its own Pixel 3 , 3 XL, 2 and 2 XL flagships, LG's G7 and V35, and Motorola's G6 and X4 (Android One edition) which are now for sale directly via Google's Project Fi store. Read More »

Apple heading for Supreme Court showdown over iOS App Store 'monopoly' gripe

perth_map

Apple is officially off to the Supreme Court today to fight an antitrust case that claims the App Store operates as a monopoly. At issue is whether Apple's walled garden approach to its iOS platform - in which developers are pretty much forced to sell their iPhone and iPad software exclusively via Cupertino's official App Store and pay Apple a 30 per cent cut - is artificially raising prices and a violation of United States antitrust laws on monopoly control. Read More »

Red Dead Online Goes Live This Week

perth_map

Explore this huge world solo or with friends. Red Dead Online is an evolution of the classic multiplayer experience in the original Red Dead Redemption , blending narrative with competitive and cooperative gameplay in fun new ways. People looking to experience the Red Dead Online beta may want to save time this week. We'll have an early impressions report as soon as we've had a decent go on it, but how long exactly the game is going to stay in beta is as much a mystery as anything at ... Read More »

Android Q on Google Pixel 3 XL spotted on Geekbench

perth_map

Famous tipster Ben Geskin has spilled some interesting beans about the upcoming Google Pixel device. "When compared against the Pixel 3 XL , the Pixel 3 Lite is a smaller model, with the Pixel 3 XL's 6.4" display showing just how small the 5.56" display on the Pixel 3 Lite is. Read More »

"Red Dead Redemption 2" Online Starts Tomorrow

perth_map

The multiplayer component to Rockstar's new Western will be out this week, the developer said today, promising a beta for Red Dead Online that will launch on a staggered schedule for Red Dead Redemption 2 owners starting tomorrow. Rockstar Games hasn't listed all the different modes of Red Dead Online yet, but we do know a number of basics. Up to seven people can form a group together and undertake activities. Read More »

Cyber Monday to take UK's weekend sales splurge over £7bn

Adobe Analytics , which tracks online sales, has made the prediction, as reported by CNN Business . Online sales for Black Friday hit $6.22 billion in the United States, up 23.6 percent from a year ago and a new record high, according to Adobe Analytics, which tracks e-commerce transactions across 80 of the top 100 USA retailers. Read More »

Skype calling and Pandora Premium arrive on Alexa gadgets

perth_map

They will just need to go to the Settings menu in the Communications option, where they will find an option to select the link to add a Skype account. ET on Wednesday night, November 21, and some sale prices are available even earlier, so you can shop long before the turkey has even been carved. Philips Hue White & Color Ambiance 2-Bulb Starter Kit - $99.99 (Save $50): These are some of the best IoT bulbs available in the market. Read More »

TECH and HEALTH - Apple acquires AI startup Silk Labs

perth_map

The Information reported Wednesday that Apple has "quietly" acquired the company. Like the other biggest tech companies in the industry, Apple has been seeking to enhance the AI capabilities in its products, though the company's stance against leveraging private customer data has been somewhat of a disadvantage in terms of training its AI systems, such as Siri. Read More »

Fallout 76 already drops under £40 on console during Black Friday

perth_map

Black Friday's best deals are here, which means now's the time to get high-price items on sale, like a KitchenAid mixer , a new Macbook or gaming laptop , and you guessed it, gaming consoles. If you'd like a slightly more reliable online offer, granted one a little more expensive, you can get a 1TB Xbox One S with Forza Horizon 4 for £199.99 on the ShopTo eBay Store. Read More »

How To Sign-In To Your Microsoft Account Without A Cumbersome Password

perth_map

The user only has to press a button on the security key to log into a website if they use a browser (such as Edge) that supports the WebAuthn web API, which connects the FIDO 2 hardware to a website's server. Microsoft will then use its stored public encryption key and verify that it can decrypt the nonce using it. Beginning today, Microsoft is letting users log into their Windows accounts using security keys or Windows Hello. Read More »

New Fallout 76 Update Makes Gameplay Improvements; Patch Notes Released

perth_map

It is hard to tell though, because everything seems so broken and unfinished, but hopefully this new patch will help to fix that. Contacting Bethesda Support on the website or official Twitter may lead to a fix, and you'll want to keep an eye out on the official forums to see if any other players are going through the same thing. Read More »

LG launches WK9 Xboom AI ThinQ Smart Display

perth_map

The latest is LG's XBOOM AI ThinQ WK9 , a smart display made by LG in collaboration with Google . Offering high-fidelity sound, the XBOOM WK9 pledges crystal clear sound (for music and video chatting), with precise playback and accurate bass. Read More »

Google: Southeast Asia's digital economy is surging

perth_map

The e-Conomy SEA Reports analyzed the trend in ride-hailing, e-commerce, online media, and online travel across six major drivers in the Southeast Asian region, namely Singapore , Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, and the Philippines. Read More »

Google Pixel 3 Lite images and key specifications leaked

perth_map

When using a third-party camera app, many users point out the bug produces a message that reads , "Can't connect to camera". The error seems to appear for some when they are trying to access the camera through a third party app such as YouTube and from then on the camera is unusable. Read More »

Portrait Depth Editing for Google Photos Comes to iOS

perth_map

Unfortunately, that same feature isn't available on the older iPhone models, including the iPhone X . At least, not by way of Apple , anyway. Google Photos already offered the feature on Android phones such as Pixel 2, Pixel 3 and the Moto G6. Read More »

Steam Link hardware faces permadeath

perth_map

This device has been sold off at great discounts over the a year ago or so and now Valve has the Steam Link app (Android) which offers similar Steam content streaming functionality. If you'd still like to get the box, know that supply has nearly dried up. "Moving forward, Valve intends to continue supporting the existing Steam Link hardware as well as distribution of the software versions of Steam Link, available for many leading smart phones, tablets and televisions". Read More »

Tumblr’s iOS App Missing from the App Store

perth_map

WhatsApp working to bring search feature to stickers Last week it was reported that Facebook-owned WhatsApp is working on rolling out the search option while using stickers. In this case, however, Tumblr's audit revealed a fresh batch of content that has not yet been included in that database and, therefore, got posted on Tumblr. Read More »

Facebook Messenger reportedly down around the world

perth_map

As of 3pm some Facebook users are still reporting the social network is experiencing issues. Most users (49 percent) reported they were unable to connect to the server on Monday afternoon. A map from website status tracker downdetector .com showed problems concentrated on the East Coast and in Europe . Those who attempted to access the desktop site were met with a message saying 'Sorry, something went wrong, ' while mobile users were unable to refresh the News Feed. Read More »

Apple's New iPad Pro Sparks Another Bendgate After Folding Under Minimal Pressure

perth_map

Well-known YouTube channel JerryRigEverything put the iPad Pro through the various durability tests, a ritual we've seen before for every new flagship mobile device and especially smartphones. Now, Zack Nelson of the channel JerryRigEverything demonstrated how easy it is to bend and crack open the tablet without much exertion. Bending the new iPad Pro doesn't give you an exciting look into the future of devices. Read More »

Samsung discounting Galaxy S9, S9+, and Note 9 by $200

perth_map

The European and Asian variants of the Galaxy F , on the other hand, are said to come with model number SM-F900F and SM-F900N, respectively. Blass also says the device will have an ultrasonic fingerprint reader, which, again, we know the company is working on with Qualcomm. Read More »

Here's why Instagram is removing certain followers

perth_map

The users will receive notifications to let them know that Instagram has removed their likes, follows and comments. "Recently, we've seen accounts use third-party apps to artificially grow their audience", Instagram said in a post on its corporate blog. Read More »

Instagram bug inadvertently exposed some users' passwords

perth_map

As reported by The Information , the photo-sharing app had a security flaw which unknowingly led to the revelation of some users' passwords. Instagram reiterated that the bug had only affected "a very small number of people", and once it had been internally discovered the bug was fixed to no longer display passwords. Read More »

Galaxy S10 patent images confirm edge-to-edge, notch-less display

perth_map

Elsewhere, the Galaxy S10 should include an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner embedded beneath the display , as well as a triple camera system on the back of the phone that combines an ultra-wide and telephoto lens with the standard, variable aperture shooter introduced with the Galaxy S9 past year. Read More »

Best Black Friday 2018 PS4 Bundles - Guide

perth_map

You can buy the Sony PlayStation 4 Slim 1TB Spider-man bundle for less than $200 at Walmart , GameStop , and Best Buy . To date, the PlayStation 4 has sold 86.1 million units, which means that it's now outsold both the PlayStation 3 and the Xbox 360. Read More »

Apple begins selling SIM-free iPhone XR in the United States

perth_map

However, just because the tablets are made out of aluminum doesn't mean that they will have a solid construction in place. While some may feel that it should have taken more force to manage, and it's true the iPad does fold somewhat easily, this is nothing new. Read More »

Amazon launches Seven Days of Black Friday Deals

perth_map

That said, Amazon Canada recently annouced they will be officially launching Black Friday sale one day early across Canada. Among the deals available, Kohl's is selling Amazon Echo for $69, which is $30 off the usual price. Amazon has slashed 50% off its Echo Dot smart speaker for Black Friday . You can shop Amazon's massive Black Friday sale right here on the Amazon site . Read More »

Microsoft may be releasing a digital-only Xbox One console next year

perth_map

When Microsoft launched the Xbox One, it banked hard on the idea that gamers would favor digital content over physical discs - a gamble it had to backtrack on nearly immediately after the console was announced . Already have a collection of disc-based Xbox One games? In addition, the company also has a revised Xbox One S SKU that is targeted for later in the year that focuses exclusively on cost reduction but does feature a disc-drive for those who still prefer the traditional way to buy ... Read More »

Internet access: SpaceX to blanket earth with 12,000 satellites

perth_map

In March , the FCC had approved SpaceX initial plan for a constellation of 4425 satellites. The company's Starlink program is created to use satellites at a much lower orbit in order to improve internet connectivity on the ground, even in rural and remote places with little to no internet access. Read More »

Pokemon Let's Go: How To Get Bulbasaur, Charmander, And Squirtle

perth_map

It includes a very interesting feature that allows the players to transfer their favorite Pokemon from Pokemon Go to Pokemon : Let's Go . Once you have sent it over its stats will reroll, the same as if it had been traded. That is not all, as you will also earn one Candy for transferring a Pokemon each time! Pokemon boss Junichi Masada told Eurogamer how picking up Pokemon would work. Read More »