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by | August 26, 2017 | 01:31

It will be available for the Google's Pixel and Nexus devices first and then for the brands like Motorola, OnePlus , Vivo , Samsung etc. If waiting for OTA is not your style, you can download the Android 8.0 Oreo image files, though you will lose all the data in the process.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:29

In addition to the promised 50 jobs , Apple has agreed to buy 2,000 acres of land for the $1.4 billion project. Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc's Google and Microsoft Corp also maintain data centres in Iowa. "This new data centre will play a very important role in the App Store's continued success ", Cook said. During Apple's recent earnings call, Cook instead suggested that Apple was more likely to invest in existing plants than build new, large-scale facilities of its own.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:40

Seven minutes later, however, Basaksehir pulled level with a goal by Edin Visca and the Turkish side would have claimed the Champions League berth if Emre Belozoglu's free kick in the 90th minute hadn't hit the post, allowing Sevilla to advance 4-3 on aggregate.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:39

Samsung joins the dual-camera fray with the Note 8's interpretation of such a setup. The "S Pen" stylus with Galaxy Note 8 comes with a latency of less than 50 milliseconds. Also present are two of the most powerful processors on the market for mobile devices, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor for the US model of the device and Samsung's own Exynos 8895 processor for global devices.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:39

Abilities are enabled allowing Noctis to traverse the town in true Assassin's Creed fashion. So, what does collaboration mean for fans? The pack features content from the Assassins Creed franchise. "In what started nearly three years ago at an informal meeting during the Tokyo Game Show to express admiration for each other's work, the Assassin's Creed and Final Fantasy XV development teams have announced a collaboration that will result in the two franchises paying homage to each ...

by | August 24, 2017 | 02:56

Gabriel Olonisakin has said. "In his address, he talked about the unity of the nation, which is non-negotiable and the military has been fully instructed to ensure that the directive is carried out to the letter". "What IPOB has done is to call for a sit-at-home but Boko Haram is a terrorist group, except you want IPOB to go underground like Boko Haram ". It would be recalled that the service chiefs were on July 27th ordered to return to command centre of the ongoing war against Boko ...

by | August 24, 2017 | 02:53

Other Phones that will Get Android 8 update - Samsung Phones will also get Android 8 update. A new version of Android usually means a bunch of new emojis , and Oreo is no different-in fact, Google has redesigned the entire emoji icon set this time around, so the blobs are out and more regular faces are in.

by | August 24, 2017 | 02:51

Astronomers, scientists and doctors in advance of the eclipse recommended finding ways to protect the eye from potential harm: wearing protective glasses, creating pinhole projectors or using binoculars backwards to project the sun's image onto a surface.

by | August 23, 2017 | 01:01

Instagram is also continuing to grow, with the report estimating a 23.8 percent increase, to 85.5 million users, by year-end. While Facebook use will grow for those under 12 or between 18 and 24, those groups are growing more slowly than researchers previously thought.

by | August 23, 2017 | 01:01

Code in one of the company's Android apps indicates that it may be building, and getting ready to launch, smart headphones that offer direct access to the Google Assistant , according to a report from 9to5Google. "Press and hold the top button". It should be noted that these are described as headphones, rather than an earbud assistant like we saw with the Moto Hint .

by | August 23, 2017 | 00:58

To recall, a report from March this year had declared the Chromebook Pixel lineup dead, with a Google official indicating that the company wasn't planning on updating the series. There were already rumors that Google might be working on a new Chromebook device in 2016, which was codenamed "Bison" and was supposed to have a slim form-factor with a thickness under 10mm.

by | August 22, 2017 | 01:29

The first new devices from OEMs featuring these new 8th gen chips will launch in September , and Intel will launch its consumer desktop processors in the Fall. Intel is planning to come with Coffee Lake name with this new 8th Gen Core CPUs. The new range of chips from Intel will provide a massive leap forward in performance compared with the 450 million PCs that are now in use and that are more than five years old.

by | August 20, 2017 | 07:08

The console's working name, " Project Scorpio ", was dead, much to the disappointment of fans (let's be honest, it was a cooler name). The listings of the Project Scorpio has been made available on two Germal retailer sites out of which one has been removed.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:14

As said earlier, the device looks more like the Galaxy S8 , and the best part is LG has done right with the fingerprint placement. According to the leaked images by Evan Blass , the device features thin top and bottom bezels on the front and sports a dual-lens camera at the back with the fingerprint sensor placed a bit below the camera unit.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:07

For travellers, the Search Lite is a boon because they will no longer have to worry about getting lost as it comes with a built-in translation feature so that you can easily translate words from your local tongue to anything those in the region would understand.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:04

The current master/sub-account system is being redesigned to make it more family friendly. One of the biggest features included in this update is Family Accounts. A Leave Party option has been added to the Quick Menu. Through the use of PlayStation Music and Spotify, users were able to send their favourite songs to other users through social media apps such as Facebook.

by | August 17, 2017 | 14:33

Several new updates pertaining to version history have landed in Docs but not Sheets or Slides . When looking back through old versions, you'll also be able to tell Google to only showed named iterations, which should make things easier to find.

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:55

The screenshots show the new Android O Settings app and reveals that it is running 8.0.1 with an August security patch. A year later, on August 15, the 2017 Google Pixel 2 has stopped by the same body, giving us details of the expected specs and features as well as confirming that the phone's release is drawing closer.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:55

Microsoft is arguing, of course, that it has, but the proof will be in the pudding, and it'll be interesting to see the results of future Consumer Reports surveys - and indeed the initial return figures for the latest iteration of the Surface Pro .

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:35

The company did not hit Wall Street's benchmarks, sending the stock down as much as 10 percent during afterhours trading on the NYSE. As has been said repeatedly here and elsewhere, Facebook was a disaster for its first 18 months as a public company.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:41

Problems included device freezing, unauthorized shut downs, and touchscreen failures. Microsoft has enjoyed success with its Surface series, PCs that the company believes is far more advanced. "To judge reliability, Consumer Reports surveys its subscribers about the products they own and use". Instead, Microsoft forced Surface Pro 3 owners to pony up $450 for a refurbed unit.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:40

The Playstation 4 5.0 update to the console's firmware is nearly upon us, and Playstation has said that there are going to be a number of improvements such as allowing streaming on Twitch at 1080p resolution at 60 frames per second, interface improvements, and more to improve the content sharing experience for gamers.

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:30

The statue has a plaque that reads: "Presented to the Lane Thomas Foundation ". The Nebraska boy, who was killed by an alligator while playing near the shoreline of the Seven Seas Lagoon at a Walt Disney World hotel, is now memorialized with a lighthouse sculpture near the site of the attack .

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:25

The controller now works quicker for the user when it comes to switching sections. It allows the Xbox One to be used as a viable media centre for existing Spotify subscribers. Changes will also be visible in the game hubs, profiles and clubs, making it easier to navigate and follow. Along with that, the Game Bar will receive other updates.

by | August 08, 2017 | 00:52

The court ruling is expected before August 27, when Lee's current period of detention ends. "I have never asked the president for a favor for my private interest or for my own personal gain", he said, fighting back tears. In Lee's absence, Samsung Electronics reported record quarterly earnings in late July. Park Geun-hye outside court in Seoul on Monday. Lee allegedly offered $38m (£29m) in bribes to four entities controlled by Choi, to whom Park often turned for advice on policy, ...

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:33

It might seem too far away, but you'll be surprised at how this period can be short in the smartphone world. We are expecting the new Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 smartphones some time before the end of the year. Perhaps this might be disappointing to some, but it depends on which side of the table you are actually seated. We believe that then we have to rely on the USB port.

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:35

However, it would appear that the deal has now lapsed. And giving the timing and Xbox important presence in Cologne, it's a reasonable bet it will be revealed at Gamescom 2017. Yesterday, someone snapped a picture of an Xbox executive using the Spotify app on Xbox and today, someone else is throwing fuel onto the fire. Though Groove Music probably won't be leaving the Xbox ecosystem anytime soon, it would appear that Microsoft has chose to open up the platform and allow competitors like ...

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:31

The company said that people enjoy apps which meet their performance and quality expectations. "In an internal analysis of app reviews on Google Play , we noticed that half of 1-star reviews mentioned app stability ", said Google . To roll out over the next week the updated algorithm will continue or so across the Google Play Store worldwide, the company says. It offers the example of Basuu which managed to increase its rating from 4.1 to 4.5 star exclusively by focusing on app ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:46

Businesses can opt for an 18-, 24-, or 30-month contract and upgrade their devices after 12 months on the 24-month plan or after 18 months on the 30-month plan, as well as "expand or reduce their fleet mid-term". Business customers can select from any mixture of devices from the Surface portfolio, and can fold any number of those devices into a single single agreement, the post said.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:43

Aside from the Walmart SNAFU, there has been no way to buy it just yet. The Walmart thing was a foul-up, but you can look forward to pre-order availability from most of the major retailers - Nintendo doesn't name which ones - toward the end of August.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:58

Power Rangers . disassemble. Now they look more like Mass Effect 2's Collectors? New quest (s) have been added to Meldacio Hunter HQ (after Chapter 8). Patch 1.13, which is now available for download on both Xbox One and PlayStation 4, brings with it several bite-sized gameplay additions, including the long-awaited "Magitek Exosuits" for Noctis and his companions.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:58

As you can see from the pictures you will find at the end of the news, the company's revenue and profits are both firmly positive and show a substantial increase in the annual prospect. TVs had in the past been one of Sony's largest liabilities, losing the company 800 billion yen in the 10 years through fiscal 2013. The profitability of the game business is expected to improve in the second half of the business year as more titles get released, Sony said.

by | July 31, 2017 | 01:12

According to a report by the New York Times , numerous most popular such apps are now missing from the Chinese App Store . Apart from the VPNs , Apple is working on more stuff under the pressure of the Beijing . ExpressVPN reminded Chinese users that they could access App Stores outside of China by listing a foreign billing address, and that their apps for Windows, Android, and - intriguingly - Mac operating systems remained available.

by | July 29, 2017 | 00:56

Fresh off the successful release of its Ryzen CPUs , Epyc server chips and Vega GPUs, AMD is now turning to the August debut of its long-awaited Ryzen Threadripper chips. The four-core, four thread part is meant to compete against Intel's Core i3 and the Pentium G4560. For the purposes of fully testing the capabilities of the AMD Ryzen 3 1300X, we went with a top-of-the-line X370 chipset motherboard .

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:32

The Amazing Deeds of Captain Wilkins completes the set with the Alaskan escapades of US Army hero Gerald Wilkins, who goes north to shut down "Operation Black Sun". The game comes in an metal case, and a 9x14in Blitzmensch poster. Unfortunately, Bethesda and MachineGames have yet to show the DLC in action and as is always the case, it's advised not to pre-order to pre-purchase before you have the full information.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:30

WhatsApp , the widely popular messaging app across the world, has achieved another super duper milestone. In its official blog made an announcement that it reached a user base of 1 billion daily users and a massive 1.3 billion monthly users of the app.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:27

The payout table has been updated to reflect rewards of $500 to $250,000 for certain vulnerabilities, including $5,000 to $250,000 for ones that are focused on Hyper-V. "The bounty program is sustained and will continue indefinitely at Microsoft's discretion", the Microsoft team said today. Last month, the Edge bounty program was made an ongoing scheme no longer tied to any particular timeframe.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:30

China's official news agency Xinhua on Thursday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his leadership, ahead of National Security Advisor Ajit Doval's visit to the nation for the BRICS meeting. Doval, along with other heads of the delegations, will also call on Chinese President Xi Jinping tomorrow evening. About the BRICS NSAs meeting, Lu told media that "the meeting on security issues is a major platform for BRICS countries to discuss and conduct cooperation in politics and ...

by | July 26, 2017 | 01:12

The automatic vacuums began mapping homes two years ago in order to clean them better, but now iRobot CEO Colin Angle wants to use that data , possibly to inform speaker-type assistants like Amazon's Alexa about how to best go about automating other home appliances or to generate ads, USA Today reported .

by | July 26, 2017 | 01:08

She says that the outpouring of support for MS Paint caught the company's attention and that it needs to clarify some things. "After 32 years, MS Paint has a lot of fans. "MS Paint fans rejoice". The company said the software will be available in the Windows Store platform for free. It is in fact going to be available for free on the Windows Store.