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Tech Huawei P30 Pro 10x optical superzoom camera is real
Author: 0 Huawei P30 Pro 10x optical superzoom camera is real

A rumored figure for the super-zoom camera is 10x, which wasn't confirmed in this discussion, but if Huawei is building off of what it already had in the P20 Pro (a 5x hybrid zoom), then 10x could be realistic. Huawei used a similar design with its Mate 20 Pro smartphone past year, which we heralded as the best Android smartphone that money can buy right now .

Tech The maker of Gorilla Glass is working on foldable displays
Author: 0 The maker of Gorilla Glass is working on foldable displays

However, a folding glass breakthrough from Corning offers the tantalizing prospect of a future folding iPhone, complete with a glass display. That said, Corning, creators of the ubiquitous Gorilla Glass, is already working on a solution that could satisfy all requirements.

Tech Apple will fix iPhones that are now using 3rd party batteries
Author: 0 Apple will fix iPhones that are now using 3rd party batteries

If the iPhone's battery tabs are broken or missing, or there is excessive adhesive, the Genius Bar and AASPs are permitted to replace the entire iPhone for only the cost of a battery replacement at their discretion. Apple made a similar policy change regarding screen replacements in 2017. Apple has had a longstanding grudge against third-party fix shops and the customers that opt to pay less to those shops than to the company itself for parts and labor.

Tech Google Received’t Take away Controversial Saudi ‘Women Tracker’ App
Author: 0 Google Received’t Take away Controversial Saudi ‘Women Tracker’ App

The government has also digitised parts of the guardian system , letting Saudi men manage women's lives online, Absher is one such example. The tech giant said it conducted checks on Absher and concluded that the app did not violate any of its terms and conditions, so it will not be removed from Google's Play store .

Tech Nokia 9 PureView Getting an Update With March Security Patch
Author: 0 Nokia 9 PureView Getting an Update With March Security Patch

As always, HMD Global is still using Android One on this smartphone. The new Nokia 9 PureView smartphone reaches a sale price of $599.99 at various retailers starting today, but B&H is offering the best value for your money. The Nokia 9 has recently got the "top seller' tag in the United States of America on Amazon ". Trypophobia is the fear of a clusters of small holes.

Tech Samsung Galaxy S10+, S10, S10e to Be Launched in India Today
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S10+, S10, S10e to Be Launched in India Today

Samsung unveiled its folding phone, the Galaxy Fold , at a dedicated event earlier in February. The gadget is designed with an extra screen on the outside, but the manufacturer may remove it depending on how customers respond to a similar display on the Galaxy Fold , they said .

Tech 'Cheesed Challenge' Has Parents Hurling Slices of Cheese at Their Kids
Author: 0 'Cheesed Challenge' Has Parents Hurling Slices of Cheese at Their Kids

In yet another reminder that there is no logic to what internet users find fascinating, videos of adults throwing cheese slices at unsuspecting infants are going viral online. It turns out he had actually found the video on Facebook chose to repost it to Twitter, claiming it was his little brother. "I deleted it because it genuinely got way out of hand".

Tech EA Responds To Reports Of 'Anthem' Bricking PS4 Consoles
Author: 0 EA Responds To Reports Of 'Anthem' Bricking PS4 Consoles

And because XP and other rewards are only doled out when missions are completed, players are finding themselves grinding for no reward. For some, it's made the PS4 reboot into safe mode, as if the power had been turned off. It appears that PlayStation 4 players are experiencing a number of technical issues with Anthem with players flocking to the Anthem Reddit to voice their concerns.

Tech Facebook mobile security loophole lets anyone look up your profile
Author: 0 Facebook mobile security loophole lets anyone look up your profile

Facebook has been encouraging users to enable two-factor authentication to boost the security of their accounts, but it turns out that there's a slightly sinister side to this feature. Last year, it was discovered that the social network was allowing advertisers to target users by uploading information which Facebook could match against a phone number.

Tech USB4 spec announced, will be based upon Thunderbolt 3
Author: 0 USB4 spec announced, will be based upon Thunderbolt 3

Intel's Thunderbolt 3 uses the USB-C connector, which is sort of confusing. In what seems like an effort to confuse consumers further, hot on the heels of the reveal of USB 3.2 2×2 , a new 20Gbps version of USB 3 .2 that features two 10Gbps channels, the USB Promoters Group has revealed yet another new format, USB4.

Author: 0 Facebook Lets Anyone View Your Profile Using Your Phone Number

Twitter user Jeremy Burge pointed out, in a thread, that phone numbers could be searched, with "no way to disable" the feature. The fact that Facebook accounts are searchable purely with a phone number raises some interesting privacy and security concerns.

Tech Realme 3 Pro to arrive in April
Author: 0 Realme 3 Pro to arrive in April

The Realme 3 variants such as 3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage and 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage are respectively priced at Rs. 8,999 (~$127) and Rs. 10,999 ($155). The phone features a fingerprint sensor at the back. The smartphone is expected to come with a polycarbonate back panel with a gradient design, which should improve the overall aesthetics of the smartphone.

Tech It looks like we have an AirPods 2 release date
Author: 0 It looks like we have an AirPods 2 release date

However, rumors do also have that event as one that is focused on services rather than hardware, although that may to preclude the AirPods 2 announcement at least. Apple has always been expected to debut the original AirPods model with added support for wireless charging. He later clarified that he expected the wireless AirPods to debut in the first half of 2019.

Tech How To Enable Dark Mode for Messenger on Android and iOS
Author: 0 How To Enable Dark Mode for Messenger on Android and iOS

It has been proven that this trick works to enable the dark mode on the Messenger app as under the APK Teardown we could find appropriate strings and lines of code in the APK. I attempted the following steps from my iPhone, confirming that the steps do indeed work - if Facebook has activated the feature for your account.

Tech OnePlus 7 to arrive with a pop-up selfie camera
Author: 0 OnePlus 7 to arrive with a pop-up selfie camera

The report states that the OnePlus 7 screen-to-body-ratio will be at 95 percent, and the display will measure at 6.5-inches. Last year the OnePlus 6 was revealed mid-May with it available to purchase a week later and given previous years we expect this approximate date to ensure this year.

Tech Samsung Galaxy A6 (2018) gets Android 9.0 Pie based Beta update
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy A6 (2018) gets Android 9.0 Pie based Beta update

The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are both receiving the February 2019 Android security patches, too, as well as bug fixes and system improvements. This comes almost a month after Sprint users got the update and a full month after those on AT&T received the new software.

Tech Here's What we can Expect From Fortnite Season 8
Author: 0 Here's What we can Expect From Fortnite Season 8

Fortnite Season 8 is here, bringing a lot of changes and updates to the map. Here are the different locations of the giant faces. There's also new gameplay updates, weapon changes, a new Fortnite Season 8 Battle Pass and a whole slew of new updates to Fortnite Save the World.

Tech Destiny 2 Gets Another Injection Of Cool New Stuff
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Gets Another Injection Of Cool New Stuff

Gambit Prime private matches will also be added on April 2. The mode starts out like traditional Gambit, but will become something different as the season continues. I can't wait to see what those do. Season of the Drifter focuses on the Drifter and The Nine, who are working together for purposes that are not clear to the Guardians .

Tech PS Plus March: It's Time To Play Some Modern Warfare Remastered
Author: 0 PS Plus March: It's Time To Play Some Modern Warfare Remastered

The Pan European Game Information, Europe's main games rating board, has posted a new rating for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Campaign Remastered . The title will also most likely be available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC. With multiplayer included, it was a great package. The listing for the game disappeared, but Eurogamer reported the find via a story in Gematsu .

Tech Apple leads smartwatch industry with 50% market share
Author: 0 Apple leads smartwatch industry with 50% market share

In full-year 2018, about 23 million units of Apple Watch were shipped, recorded 27% YoY growth. Neil Mawston, Executive Director at Strategy Analytics , said: " Apple Watch is losing marketshare to Samsung and Fitbit , whose rival smartwatch portfolios and retail presence have improved significantly in the past year".

Tech Toyota GR Supra GT4 is as mean as they come
Author: 0 Toyota GR Supra GT4 is as mean as they come

GT4 is one of the less expensive ways to get into this caliber of racing, but it's still far from cheap. The vehicle will debut at Geneva next week in full Gazoo Racing livery. The GT4 joins last year's GR Supra Racing Concept and the more recent Super GT vehicle to cover the GT categories. The road-going Toyota GR Supra has essential qualities that make it an attractive proposition for GT4 racing , with its perfectly balanced chassis, two-seater cabin, highly rigid and lightweight ...

Tech New Fortnite Leak Hints at New Respawn Vans
Author: 0 New Fortnite Leak Hints at New Respawn Vans

However, during a recent stream, the main highlight was not of a insane kill streak from shroud but a statement that many members of the community believe to have been the Twitch streamer possibly leaking the Apex Legends Battle Pass Season 1 release date.

Tech Huawei's folding 5G Mate X smartphone wants to be your tablet, too
Author: 0 Huawei's folding 5G Mate X smartphone wants to be your tablet, too

Foldable phones may or may not catch on, but it's nice to see companies taking some risks with new technology like this. "This is a super premium device, and we want to make sure it has a concierge-like service and experience, so it's not going to be on display in all stores", Beaumont said.

Tech Microsoft Band shutdown and wearable refunds: The details you need
Author: 0 Microsoft Band shutdown and wearable refunds: The details you need

However, the devices failed to make a splash, and Microsoft stopped manufacturing the product in 2016. The company went on to explain that Band applications will be removed from the Microsoft Store, Google Play, and iOS App Store, which means the phone apps will cease to work after May 31, and all server-side data will be deleted.

Tech Audi R8 V10 Decennium Celebrates A Decade Of V10 Power
Author: 0 Audi R8 V10 Decennium Celebrates A Decade Of V10 Power

The side blades and exterior door mirror housings are made out of gloss carbon fiber. If the matte gray paint isn't your cup of tea, the vehicle comes in Daytona Gray, pearl effect; Suzuka Gray, metallic; Floret Silver, metallic; Mythos Black, metallic; Ascari Blue, metallic and Kemora Gray, metallic.

Tech Google Duo Expands to the Web
Author: 0 Google Duo Expands to the Web

Best of all, the web browser client for Google Duo also supports notifications so youll get an alert of an incoming call. Users can place both video and audio-only calls, but it will only work if the person on the other end is registered with Duo.

Author: 0 Google, DeepMind Target Machine Learning at Boosting Wind Energy Value

The company, owned by Google parent Alphabet, recently applied a system of algorithms to 700MW of wind power in central US to predict wind power output 36 hours ahead of actual generation. This boosted the "value" of Google's wind farms by about 20%, it claims, though it hasn't really specified what form what value takes, or how it's measured.