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Tech Galaxy Fold ready to hit the market, confirms a Samsung executive
Author: 0 Galaxy Fold ready to hit the market, confirms a Samsung executive

This indicates that we will not see the Galaxy Fold , at least until August. Samsung Display, a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics , is the main supplier of the folding screen . That's according to the Korea Herald , which reports that Samsung has denied that the handset would debut in July, despite earlier comments to the contrary from the firm's smartphone boss DJ Koh.

Tech Google Calendar Down as Error 404 Pages Disrupt Meetings
Author: 0 Google Calendar Down as Error 404 Pages Disrupt Meetings

Google has yet to make any official comment on what caused the issues, though the G Suite Status page has been updated to showcase that there are some service disruptions with Google Calendar, and the tech giant is now investigating them. See a few reactions to Google Calendar's service interruption on Tuesday below. As of this writing, the Android app is working as normal, however using a browser on mobile also results in an error - the same 404 one.

Tech Samsung Galaxy Note 10 launch set for August 7 in NY
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 10 launch set for August 7 in NY

Priced at Rs. 19,990, it is available in in Midnight Blue and Seawater Blue gradient colour options. Although some reports claim that the upcoming Galaxy Note flagship from Samsung will do away with the headphone jack. As mentioned earlier, there is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC on board, paired with Adreno 612 GPU and 6GB of RAM. It comes with AI Sean Optimizer and F / 1.7 lens.

Tech Scary news for 1.4 billion Apple iOS users!
Author: 0 Scary news for 1.4 billion Apple iOS users!

Israeli company Cellebrite , known mostly for its iPhone unlocking solutions offered to governments worldwide, claims it has developed new software that can break into any phone out there running either iOS or Android. Their biggest challenge and what they became famous for was helping the Federal Bureau of Investigation to unlock the iPhone 5c from the San Bernardino case , something that Apple had totally opposed.

Tech Huawei to lose billions, revenue being hit hard by USA trade ban
Author: 0 Huawei to lose billions, revenue being hit hard by USA trade ban

Ren said the firm's global smartphone shipments plunged 40%. The US argues that the Chinese company - the world's largest maker of telecoms equipment and the second biggest smartphone maker - poses a security risk. The Trump administration slapped sanctions on Huawei at a time when U.S. "Our president has already said publicly that he would reconsider Huawei if we can make a trade deal".

Tech 'Sell Bitcoin... buy Libra' - should you invest in Facebook's new digital currency?
Author: 0 'Sell Bitcoin... buy Libra' - should you invest in Facebook's new digital currency?

Many analysts believe Zuckerberg wants to create a US version of the Chinese service WeChat, which combines social networking, messaging and payments in a single app. Facebook will be a member via Calibra, a newly created subsidiary that will offer a digital wallet for Libra. Facebook has come under greater scrutiny in the previous year following a number of revelations about its treatment of users' data and concerns about privacy.

Author: 0 Genius: We Caught Google Red Handed Stealing Our Lyrics

Obviously, when this same pattern appeared on lyrics found on Google Search, Google had to concede that Genius' transcriptions were being viewed on Search. But the rapper had worked out a deal with Genius to directly provide the site with the actual lyrics to the song. "We take data quality and creator rights very seriously and hold our licensing partners accountable to the terms of our agreement", Google said adding than an investigation is under way.

Tech Fortnite Fortbyte #49 Location: Found in Trog's Ice Cave Guide
Author: 0 Fortnite Fortbyte #49 Location: Found in Trog's Ice Cave Guide

This guide focuses on Fortnite Season 9 Fortbyte #49: Found In Trog's Ice Cave , which doesn't rely on any progress on your Battle Pass to complete, unlike the last few challenges. You just need to know where to look for an RV park, and we've got the details on that right here. In the centre of these trees is a hole in the ground (which sometimes has a chest spawn on its lip, making it easier to find) that drops you directly into Trog's abode.

Tech Google Pixel 4 caught on camera for the first time
Author: 0 Google Pixel 4 caught on camera for the first time

Google compromised in the Pixel 3a by using the Snapdragon 670 mobile platform instead of the Snapdragon 845 SoC, which powers the Pixel 3 phones. This is a double-edged sword because there is a speaker on the forehead of the phone. Google already released two new devices this year, the Pixel 3A and 3A XL, at attractive price points, with the 5.6-inch 3A and 6-inch 3A XL starting at $399 and $479, respectively.

Tech Samsung Galaxy Fold Launch Extended Beyond July
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Fold Launch Extended Beyond July

It's not easy launching a foldable phone in 2019, as Samsung is quickly finding out: the latest reports from Asia suggest that its innovative Galaxy Fold handset won't be going on sale until August. Because the Mate X was launched before the blacklisting, it will probably be the last device by the company to run Android unless allowed to work again with the US.

Tech A bunch of new MacBooks seem to be on the way
Author: 0 A bunch of new MacBooks seem to be on the way

Apple could also refresh its MacBook Air models, which were last updated in October of a year ago with a new Renita Display, as well as Touch ID and an all-new design, so perhaps a refresh is on its way to improve performance and introduce Apple's new butterfly keyboard? The models, with numbers A2141, A2147, A2158, A2159, A2179, A2182, and A2251, all point to "portable personal computers of the brand "Apple", French-speaking site ConsoMac noted.

Tech Redmi K20 Launched in Europe as Xiaomi Mi 9T
Author: 0 Redmi K20 Launched in Europe as Xiaomi Mi 9T

The Mi Band 4 also comes with upgraded sensors in the form of a 6-axis accelerometer which can detect and monitor daily activities such as walking, riding a bicycle, swimming, running and even a bunch of sport and exercises. Details surrounding the Pocophone F2 is still scarce despite the midrange market clamoring when Xiaomi will release the second variant. The other two cameras include a 13MP sensor with a wide-angle lens and an 8MP sensor with a telephoto lens.

Tech Google Pixel 4 Renders Surface Online Before Official Announcements from the Maker
Author: 0 Google Pixel 4 Renders Surface Online Before Official Announcements from the Maker

Along with the image was the tweet "Well, there seems to be some interest, here you go!" And that all makes sense if the rumor that Project Soli and its awesome technology may debut in the Pixel 4 line. It is possible that Google made a decision to avoid creating a similar situation this year and confirmed the design of the Pixel 4 itself thereby taking the wind out of further leaks .

Tech Dota Underlords is Valve’s Auto Chess, and the beta is out now
Author: 0 Dota Underlords is Valve’s Auto Chess, and the beta is out now

Valve made the decision to release the game in the light of the success of the custom mod from Drodo Studios . The game is Valve's upcoming standalone version of a popular Dota 2 mod called Auto Chess , a game that can be played essentially inside of Dota 2 but outside the realm of that game's standard genre and gameplay format.

Tech Samsung unveils 292-inch The Wall Luxury TV with 8K resolution
Author: 0 Samsung unveils 292-inch The Wall Luxury TV with 8K resolution

Alternatively, a 2K configuration of the TV is available that's just 73 inches big. At the InfoComm 2019 event in Orlando, Florida, Samsung has unveiled The Wall Luxury line of modular MicroLED screen TVs. On top of this, The Wall Luxury is said to offer Quantum HDR technology for a peak brightness of 2,000 nits, as well as a 120Hz video refresh rate, making it ideal for watching sports or playing video games.

Tech Huawei is putting ads on its smartphone lock screens with no warning
Author: 0 Huawei is putting ads on its smartphone lock screens with no warning

While Huawei hasn't officially spoken about the matter, its customer support team has mentioned that ads are shown because of the Booking.com app . To back up its argument, Huawei talked about a similar issue that hit the Samsung phones a year ago. Amid dealing with the USA trade ban, Huawei found some time to cause itself another headache, and decided that the best thing to do to win over the hearts and minds of its loyal customers was ...

Tech Square Enix considering making all games available digitally via subscription
Author: 0 Square Enix considering making all games available digitally via subscription

Square Enix hasn't prioritized multiplayer-oriented, microtransaction-heavy gameplay, but that doesn't mean they can't start thinking about selling the ability to rent, not buy, their games. The company won't give up celebrating and monetizing its old glories any time soon, and with a number of remasters and re-releases already launched on just about every current platform, subscriptions are the next pathway to re-selling old games.

Tech Huawei new HongMeng/Ark OS, better than android version
Author: 0 Huawei new HongMeng/Ark OS, better than android version

Even Huawei's CEO, Guo Ping, reportedly discussed the possibility of using Aurora OS on its handsets with Konstantin Noskov who is the minister of digital development, communications and mass media in Russian Federation. Data from a United Nations body showed that Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is aiming to trademark the OS in at least nine countries and Europe, in a sign it may be deploying a back-up plan in key markets as USA sanctions threaten its business model.

Tech Target down as cash registers fail at stores, leaving long lines
Author: 0 Target down as cash registers fail at stores, leaving long lines

Many shoppers are using the hashtag #Targetdown to express the inconvenience. The company posted the statement on its Twitter and Facebook accounts just after 2 p.m. No word yet from Target as to what caused the system to crash. "To my fellow target employees, stay strong in this dark time ". Some stores were reported to be handing out free snacks and beverages.

Tech Vivo's Z series to be Flipkart-exclusive in India
Author: 0 Vivo's Z series to be Flipkart-exclusive in India

Now the company has announced that the Vivo Z1 Pro smartphone will be Flipkart exclusive to start with and will also be available at offline stores going forward. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor paired with up to 8GB RAM and up to 128GB storage. While the company has not revealed any features, initial teasers hint that Z1 Pro would be the Indian variant of Z5x launched in China.

Tech Facebook will pay to track phone usage pattern in India, US
Author: 0 Facebook will pay to track phone usage pattern in India, US

The scheme will be given to people above the age of 18, and the participants will have the option to opt out anytime they want to. Facebook has not yet commented how much they will pay users for sharing information. The controversy hasn't stopped Facebook from continuing to pursue mobile users data through broad market program, however. The first step of that is the Study from Facebook app, which you may start seeing pitched as an advert when you next browse the site.

Tech Banjo-Kazooie is coming to Smash Ultimate Fall 2019
Author: 0 Banjo-Kazooie is coming to Smash Ultimate Fall 2019

The beloved bear and bird have been fan-favorites for Super Smash Brothers Ultimate DLC for a long time. We've yet to receive an in-depth look at how The Hero will play, but the trailer showed a few glimpses of how the character's roots will be incorporated into their gameplay.

Tech Spain's LaLiga app used audio recognition tech to catch users
Author: 0 Spain's LaLiga app used audio recognition tech to catch users

What users did not know was that the app was using their device's Global Positioning System to track their location and its microphone to listen in on them. It's a devious method to keep an eye on pirates skirting their bills, but, as the AEPD ruled, it was also a violation of GDPR. La Liga in a statement to El País (translated from Spanish) expressed disappointment in the decision and accused regulators of not properly understanding the technology involved.

Tech Apple's iCloud Now Available For Windows 10 Users at Microsoft Store
Author: 0 Apple's iCloud Now Available For Windows 10 Users at Microsoft Store

This time, you can sync bookmarks stored in the iCloud with three different browsers, namely Internet Explorer , Firefox , and Chrome. What's particularly impressive is that the new version actually uses the same "on demand" feature that allows OneDrive to be so snappy without clogging up your hard drive with synced files.

Tech Samsung Electronics to Launch Galaxy M40 in India to Overtake Xiaomi
Author: 0 Samsung Electronics to Launch Galaxy M40 in India to Overtake Xiaomi

The battery life is another win for dads and grads, as the Galaxy A50 is said to perform all day without needing a charge, making it flawless for post-graduation photos. The original Galaxy Fold is the subject of a lot of controversies even bore it has even been released. The device packs a three-camera setup, with a 25MP main camera, a 5MP depth camera, and an 8MP ultra-wide camera.

Tech Apple’s iOS 13 update includes feature to prolong battery life
Author: 0 Apple’s iOS 13 update includes feature to prolong battery life

The new cells boast 3,110 mAh, which is a 6% increase over the 2,942 mAh now on the iPhone XR, and this should provide a boost of at least a couple of hours per charge. GSM Arena noted that the iPhone XR is capable of playing videos for 15 hours straight before it needed plugging in. The XR already includes the longest battery life of any iPhone, ahead of the more expensive iPhone XS and XS Max, but it now appears 2019's model will see battery life further increase.

Tech Asus ROG Phone 2 will come with 120Hz display
Author: 0 Asus ROG Phone 2 will come with 120Hz display

After the segment was officially opened with the Razer Phone , Taiwanese electronics giant Asus came out with the ROG Phone back in 2018. Rumours regarding ASUS' 2nd generation ROG Phone have to surface online. In a few months, these phones will be rivaled by ASUS's ROG Phone 2 . To recall, Asus' ROG team has already confirmed that the successor to its ROG Phone would be released in July, and had also announced its partnership with Tencent Games for future devices and content.

Tech Huawei can't get Windows or Intel CPUs, so delays new PC
Author: 0 Huawei can't get Windows or Intel CPUs, so delays new PC

The trade ban does not allow Huawei to use the American products needed for laptop production such as Microsoft software or Intel processors. Huawei will launch a new laptop model in July 2019 which will be running the Windows operating system, a source told the Global Times .