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Tech Nubia Red Magic 3 Is A New Gaming Beast With Crazy Specs
Author: 0 Nubia Red Magic 3 Is A New Gaming Beast With Crazy Specs

Moreover, it features a built-in cooling fan and liquid cooling system, as well as an "esports" docking station that supports a wired Internet connection, 8K video recording capabilities, and a number of software features designed specifically for gamers.

Tech Renders of Motorola’s upcoming Razr 2019 folding phone leaks out
Author: 0 Renders of Motorola’s upcoming Razr 2019 folding phone leaks out

Do you think foldable phones are the future? While details about the foldable Moto Razr (2019) have been few and far in between, images of the device have now reportedly leaked out on Weibo . Even more interesting than seeing the device open, like it is above, is seeing it folded. On the feature-front, the closed display on the Moto RAZR won't share full access to all Android features.

Tech What's on Google's plate after Pixel sales dip in Q1
Author: 0 What's on Google's plate after Pixel sales dip in Q1

Google is planning to bring both phones in India just a day later, as a teaser on Flipkart suggests the devices will be launching on May 8. Earlier, Google Play Store and the Google Play Developer Console's device catalogue had hinted to the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL .

Tech Apple stock is spiking after a decisive earnings beat
Author: 0 Apple stock is spiking after a decisive earnings beat

Apple released its second-quarter earnings Tuesday afternoon after the bell, posting revenue of $58.02 billion , a drop of 5 percent from this time past year. This quarter, sales in Greater China produced $10.2 billion in revenue , down from Q2 2018's total revenue of $13 billion . But Mr. Cook said price adjustments in China, along with lower Chinese taxes on the iPhone and the trade-in and financing deals Apple offered, helped iPhone sales start to recover toward the end of ...

Tech Facebook overhauls messaging as it pivots to privacy
Author: 0 Facebook overhauls messaging as it pivots to privacy

Facebook is at least making its mobile app lighter and faster, though it's not ready for primetime quite yet. In a statement at the annual F8 developer conference on Tuesday, the social media platform announced that it's taking Facebook Dating to a whole new level with Secret Crush, a dating feature that encourages you to match with your friends.

Tech Apple nabbed Intel's 5G modem lead weeks before Qualcomm settlement
Author: 0 Apple nabbed Intel's 5G modem lead weeks before Qualcomm settlement

Apple and Qualcomm finally found a common ground earlier this month and agreed to settle all the litigations worldwide with the former paying the latter. Apple would at least provisionally use 5G modems from Qualcomm. This poaching does make clear on the iPhone maker's long-term plans. Intel engineers were already struggling to meet its promised 5G modem schedule to Apple.

Tech Windows 10 users still avoiding the October 2018 Update like the plague
Author: 0 Windows 10 users still avoiding the October 2018 Update like the plague

On a lesser note, Microsoft has added dictation support for additional languages (including French, Spanish, and German) and a new version of the Feedback Hub has been released . For those that need a refresher, this feature allows you to mirror (and interact with) your Android phone directly from within Windows 10 . Users testing the feature need devices running Android 7.0 Nougat with at least 1GB RAM.

Author: 0 Investors punish Google's owner Alphabet for missing on sales

Google hinted that smart display and smart speaker Home Hub and Google Home Mini were performing well and teased an announcement in this category at the forthcoming Google I/O. Alphabet has yet to tout significant revenue from its spending on ventures such as self-driving cars and its AI helper Google Assistant. Newer units that are producing noticeable revenue have lagged in market share, including Google's consolidated hardware unit and Google Cloud, which sells computing and data storage ...

Tech Time App Developers Say Apple Is Systematically Kicking Them Off App Store
Author: 0 Time App Developers Say Apple Is Systematically Kicking Them Off App Store

On Sunday, Apple said it removed many parental control apps because they reportedly put users' privacy and security at risk, said an Apple press release . Several developers updated their apps, but those didn't had their apps removed - Apple did not say which apps were removed however. Two big names that have been affected are Kidslox and Qustodio - the developers of which have filed complaints with the EU's competition office.

Tech DisplayMate: OnePlus 7 Pro OLED Display Earns Highest A+ Rating
Author: 0 DisplayMate: OnePlus 7 Pro OLED Display Earns Highest A+ Rating

There are just two weeks until the OnePlus 7 launch date , and we've been receiving a steady drip-feed of OnePlus 7 rumors and leaks - but someone's actually got hands-on with the OnePlus 7 Pro and given its camera for a spin. The OnePlus 7 Pro, in contrast, has so far been rumoured to have a pop-up selfie camera. The OnePlus 7 Pro is said to come with a Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display with a refresh rate of 90Hz.

Tech Amazon reportedly working on Tidal-like high-fidelity music streaming service
Author: 0 Amazon reportedly working on Tidal-like high-fidelity music streaming service

Reports indicate that Amazon is now hard at work getting ready to launch a new hi-def music streaming service aiming at audiophiles. Spotify and Apple Music's platforms don't offer high-fidelity audio. It looks like Amazon might be planning an aggressive assault on the Hi-Fi music streaming industry. What we don't know is the level of quality Amazon is aiming for, with MBW's source stating, " It's a better bit rate, better than CD quality ".

Tech New Nintendo Switch isn’t coming soon, China launch still far off
Author: 0 New Nintendo Switch isn’t coming soon, China launch still far off

Crucially, both those services had years to reach their current state. Nintendo's Switch has been a bona fide smash hit for the company and its sales figures continue to impress two years after launch. Previous year it shipped 17 million units, a figure that was also below expectations (17.5 million units). This fiscal year has just begun, but Nintendo seems to still be on a roll.

Tech Xiaomi Mi A3 to come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 processor, teases company
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi A3 to come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 processor, teases company

The company said that the Mi A3 will also be an Android One phone. Together with Redmi Note 7 , Xiaomi also launched Redmi 7 , the latest smartphone in the new Redmi brand. Y3 has a 6.26-inch HD+ dot-notch display that offers 1520 x 720 pixels screen resolution, 19:9 aspect ratio. Shipping in Bold Red, Elegant Blue and Prime Black colours, Redmi Y3 has enough to extend anyone's personality.

Tech A New Realme Phone Certified in TENAA
Author: 0 A New Realme Phone Certified in TENAA

Recently, two new Realme smartphones bearing the model number RMX1851 and RMX1901 were spotted on China's smartphone certification body TENAA , suggesting that these smartphones will soon see the light of the day. The 6GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB variants will cost users at Rs. 15,999 and Rs. 16,999 respectively. It is available in three color options, which includes Carbon Gray, Nitro Blue, and Lightning Purple with a multi-layer gradient finish.

Tech PS4 is closing in on 100 million sales milestone
Author: 0 PS4 is closing in on 100 million sales milestone

The Japanese firm forecast profit for the year through March 2020 at 810 billion yen ($7.25 billion), down 9.4% from 894.2 billion yen a year earlier and below an average forecast of 834.49 billion yen from 22 analysts polled by Refinitiv. PlayStation Now is Sony's cloud gaming service which launched in 2014. The report also found that downloading PlayStation Now titles is increasingly popular.

Tech Google Pixel 3a Leaks in Purple Color with Yellow Accent Power Button
Author: 0 Google Pixel 3a Leaks in Purple Color with Yellow Accent Power Button

There's still no word on what the Pixel 3a XL will be drawing power from, though it likely won't stray too far away from the 3,430mAh cell used by Google's most powerful smartphone to date. The black Pixel 3 doesn't have a contrasting button however, with it also being black. Unlike narrow bezels on smartphones nowadays, the Pixel 3a is carrying big bezels with rounded corners.

Tech IFixit takes down Samsung Galaxy Fold teardown report
Author: 0 IFixit takes down Samsung Galaxy Fold teardown report

It could be a number of reasons that we would never know. Originally scheduled for release today, Samsung announced that it was delaying its Galaxy Fold device worldwide in order to improve the design. This coupled with the sensitive nature of the OLED as compared to LCD, means that the former needs to be handled with care. For the longest time, mobility thought leaders have been intrigued about the concept of having a device screen with a flexible display.

Tech Fortnite Week 9 Secret Battle Star Location Guide (Season 8 Discovery Challenge)
Author: 0 Fortnite Week 9 Secret Battle Star Location Guide (Season 8 Discovery Challenge)

Players are tasked with finding and dancing between 3 ice sculptures, 3 dinosaurs, and 4 hot springs, so here is the location of each. Once you've danced between the hot springs, that will complete the third stage of the challenge - but remember, you will need to do them in order, as each stage is only unlocked after the prior is complete.

Tech Verizon opens pre-orders for Samsung 5G phone, adds 20 more cities
Author: 0 Verizon opens pre-orders for Samsung 5G phone, adds 20 more cities

Verizon is covering that end by offering the Galaxy S10 5G - the first 5G compatible device to be sold in the U.S. Verizon (vz) typically charges customers with unlimited data plans an extra $10 monthly to use 5G, but said it would waive the extra fee for a limited time.

Tech Huawei officially launches P30 Pro
Author: 0 Huawei officially launches P30 Pro

Being a P30 series device, the P30 Lite focuses on camera performance. At the time of launch, the brand had announced that the P30 Lite will go on sale in the country on the 25th of April via Amazon India, and it will be available in the offline market via Croma starting May.

Tech Google Fit Comes to iOS
Author: 0 Google Fit Comes to iOS

In the wake of the ad fraud and user permission abuse discovered and reported by Buzzfeed and security researchers, Google has banned a popular Chinese developer from its Google Play Store . The audiobooks where you can read along with Assistant with sound effects included are available on the Assistant in English in the US, Australia, Canada and Great Britain but the ability to ask Google to tell you a story is also arriving in India.

Tech Avengers: Endgame topples Star Wars record, grosses $457m in first two days
Author: 0 Avengers: Endgame topples Star Wars record, grosses $457m in first two days

And before we proceed, be aware that MAJOR SPOILERS WILL FOLLOW , if you haven't seen Endgame yet. The fourth and final " Avengers " opened astronomically in North America with a record $60 million from Thursday night previews . And we're pleased to report that RDJ brings his A-game to Avengers: Endgame , delivering a performance worthy of an MCU event movie . Coming in at nearly three hours in length, the movie is the definition of a blockbuster, and has a star-studded cast.

Author: 0 Windows 10 May 2019 Update Increases Storage Requirement to 32GB

Adding another item to the list of dos and don'ts, Microsoft today has announced that Windows 10 May 2019 update and its subsequent releases will require at least 32GB of storage space for 32-bit or greater version of the O.S. "Example: An upgrade to the May 2019 Update is tried on a computer that has a thumb drive inserted into a USB port". So why do you need to remove the external USB drive or the microSD card while installing the next version? In order to get back into the loop, and ...

Tech Snap restarts user growth with original shows, Android overhaul
Author: 0 Snap restarts user growth with original shows, Android overhaul

Spiegel according to The Verge, said that its daily user base has increased by 4 million users globally, and now has 190 million daily users, up from the 186 million people who had been using Snapchat in the last two quarters. It also rebuilt its Android app, which had more bugs and worse user experience than its iOS app. The targeting of Android users is a change of tune for Snap , which prioritized development on the Apple ecosystem through its stock market launch in 2017.

Tech Google ‘Thanos’ and watch what happens
Author: 0 Google ‘Thanos’ and watch what happens

And we're pleased to report that RDJ brings his A-game to Avengers: Endgame , delivering a performance worthy of an MCU event movie . There's a snap of fingers, and half of your search results will disappear, nay, they'll just turn to dust, much like many iconic characters from Marvel did in the previous film .

Author: 0 Google Fit is ready to help iPhone owners get in shape

Now all of the other iOS apps you use to track health and fitness, whether it's sleep, breathing, water intake or other measurements, will sync to Google Fit, making it a more well-rounded wellness dashboard. Now, it's centered around two things called "Move Minutes" and "Heart Points". "The more you move, the more Move Minutes you earn". Google Fit also integrated with a lot of other fitness apps like Nike Run Club, My Fitness Pal, Strava, Endomondo, and Calm.

Tech OPPO A9 with MediaTek Helio P70, 6.53-inch teardrop notch display announced
Author: 0 OPPO A9 with MediaTek Helio P70, 6.53-inch teardrop notch display announced

That would be the new "pivot rising" 16Mp, f/2.0 selfie camera, Oppo's new twist on the pop-up. Taking aim squarely at the P30 Pro , Oppo's literally-named Reno 10x Zoom touts the, er, 10x lossless zoom tech that the firm teased at this year's MWC ; the system includes three cameras to cover a broad range of focal lengths from 16mm to 160mm, and comprises a 48MP main camera , an ultra-wide camera and a telephoto lens.

Tech Nintendo Switch Has Officially Passed N64 in Lifetime Sales
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Has Officially Passed N64 in Lifetime Sales

You can check out the numbers below, with data up to March 31, 2019, so it's less than a month old. We still don't know what will make this particular Switch model different from the original model, but earlier reports have claimed Nintendo is making a new Switch with a smaller display.

Tech Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 7 and Redmi 7 in Nigeria
Author: 0 Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 7 and Redmi 7 in Nigeria

Both Redmi Y3 and Redmi 7 have been announced in two RAM and storage variants, and both the devices will be Amazon exclusive. It is also speculated that the new device will be shipped with 4000 mAh battery and will run on Android 9 Pie based on the MIUI 10 .