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Tech Leaked Screenshots Show Dark Mode in iOS 13, New Reminders App
Author: 0 Leaked Screenshots Show Dark Mode in iOS 13, New Reminders App

There is no confirmation yet but the switch to Dark Mode should be as simple as tapping a button in Control Center. It is alleged that Apple is selling, renting or disclosing full names, addresses, genres of music and specific titles of songs purchased on the iTunes Store app on iPhones without consent or notification.

Tech Call of Duty 2019 Announcement Coming Tomorrow
Author: 0 Call of Duty 2019 Announcement Coming Tomorrow

Last week it was revealed that the next Call of Duty game, which has always been suspected to be a new entry in the Modern Warfare series, would be a "soft reboot" for the series. While many have come to appreciate the tried-and-true COD gameplay, others have been wishing for a little more in the way of innovation, often citing Modern Warfare 2 as the benchmark chapter of the long-running series.

Tech Launch Date for Galaxy Fold Still Not Fixed
Author: 0 Launch Date for Galaxy Fold Still Not Fixed

The latest Samsung Galaxy S10 firmware update, rolled out on May 20, caused myriad problems for owners . The company has partnered with Amazon to release the phone , which will become the new leader of the affordable M-series. This is also a first for the M-phones as the others use Exynos 7xxx chipsets. Surprisingly, however, the Android Pie update has already started rolling out for the Galaxy M30 .

Tech Amazon Echo Show 5: everything you need to know
Author: 0 Amazon Echo Show 5: everything you need to know

Amazon notes that it sports a new smart home dashboard, but I assume that is coming to the larger Show as well. Amazon is stepping up its privacy options for its voice assistant and digital brain Alexa, as tech giants look to give users more control over data to assuage widespread privacy concerns.

Author: 0 Intel announces 10nm Ice Lake CPUs

Intel is also integrating Thunderbolt 3 into the 10th Gen processors after keeping the connectivity standard discrete in previous chipsets. We're looking at 64 execution units with a maximum core clock of 1.1GHz (25W SKUs). Intel has also focused on AI improvements with the new performance as the new chips bring a 2.5x performance boost to AI workload over Skylake. Intel launched the chips along with news about their innovation program code-named " Project Athena ".

Tech Razer Announces Razer Blade Studio Edition: Quadro RTX And Improved Displays
Author: 0 Razer Announces Razer Blade Studio Edition: Quadro RTX And Improved Displays

Nvidia will bring its tech to 17 RTX Studio labelled laptops by working in cahoots with the likes of Razer , Acer , Asus, Dell HP, MSI, Gigabyte and MSI. It's sort of the GPU equivalent to Intel's vPro platform. The release, known as Quake 2 RTX , will be available as a free download for Linux and Windows PC on June 6.

Tech AMD Rolls Out Ryzen 3rd Gen Desktop CPUs, Including a Ryzen 9
Author: 0 AMD Rolls Out Ryzen 3rd Gen Desktop CPUs, Including a Ryzen 9

AMD showed a Strange Brigade benchmark run, where not only did it beat the RTX 2070 , but it was able to stay above 100 fps consistently. What is your opinion on the current state of cryptocurrency mining and the new AMD RX 5700 RDNA GPU? This will be the first "mainstream" CPU with 12 cores and 24 threads running at 4.6GHz boost, all at 105w TDP.

Tech Nubia Red Magic 3- The Gaming Smartphone is Available Globally
Author: 0 Nubia Red Magic 3- The Gaming Smartphone is Available Globally

Under the hood is the high-end Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 mobile platform paired with Adreno 640 GPU, and up to a whopping 12GB of RAM. However, the biggest upgrade is the Red Magic 3's 6.65-inch AMOLED display with Full HD+ resolution, HDR support, and a 90Hz refresh rate.

Tech Xiaomi takes on OnePlus with Redmi K20, K20 Pro
Author: 0 Xiaomi takes on OnePlus with Redmi K20, K20 Pro

Redmi K20 Pro starts at Yuan 2499 (INR 25,200) going up to Yuan 2999 (Rs 30,250), while the regular Redmi K20 starts at Yuan 1999 (INR 20,150). The Pocophone F1's unsightly notch is also gone, with the K20 Pro opting for a near bezel-less display with only a tiny chin.

Tech Qualcomm pits its Snapdragon 8cx against Intel's i5 8250U in benchmarks
Author: 0 Qualcomm pits its Snapdragon 8cx against Intel's i5 8250U in benchmarks

The Snapdragon 8cx 5G compute platform is compatible with any band used by global operators in any region, so users can rely on their Always On, Always Connected PC to stay connected nearly anywhere in the world, Qualcomm said. A prototype version of the Project Limitless PC is being showcased at the Computex Taipei 2019. “With real 5G in a PC, its all about satisfying users need for speed: faster file transfers and streaming in 4K, 8K and even AR/VR; faster and higher quality ...

Tech Pokemon Home, A Pokemon Bank-Like Service, Coming To Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Pokemon Home, A Pokemon Bank-Like Service, Coming To Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Home will go live in early 2020, but a price hasn't been revealed yet. Pokemon Home will be compatible with Pokemon Sword and Shield . The new Pokemon Go Plus + device will work for both Pokemon Go and Pokemon Sleep . Spanning products including videos games, movies and soft toys, Pokemon is a home-grown contender for a Disney-style pop culture empire.

Tech Watch Samsung's new AI turn Mona Lisa into a realistic talking head
Author: 0 Watch Samsung's new AI turn Mona Lisa into a realistic talking head

A team of AI scientists over at Samsung have done just that. Deepfake software usually relies on capturing lots of data about a person's face, usually using clips of video. The AI system mapped facial features and movements on to a photo to bring it to life. The researchers showed how accurate the deepfake AI is by turning photos of popular personalities - dead or alive - into videos featuring silently moving lips and facial expressions.

Tech Apple's new iPod Touch adds Group FaceTime, AR features
Author: 0 Apple's new iPod Touch adds Group FaceTime, AR features

The A10 was first introduced with the iPhone 7 which means it may not be the fastest chip on the block but it should be more than capable of running this type of device. It seems like there's still a market for the iPod touch . In addition to a speedier processor, Apple has also boosted the storage capabilities of the iPod touch by including a 256GB storage option for the first time.

Tech Oppo Reno 10X Zoom Edition Malaysia: Everything you need to know
Author: 0 Oppo Reno 10X Zoom Edition Malaysia: Everything you need to know

OPPO Reno series has been the new flagship smartphones made by the company, which has been initially launched in the Chinese market early this year. The Oppo Reno will be up on sale on all popular e-commerce websites on 7 June. All three sensors are Sony IMX 586. But its capability doesn't stop there, it's able to go up to 60x via digital zoom and still looks quite impressive with the help of a periscope sensor.

Tech ‘World's Most Dangerous Laptop’ Is On Sale for $1.2 Million
Author: 0 ‘World's Most Dangerous Laptop’ Is On Sale for $1.2 Million

The laptop is running 6 viruses that have caused financial damages totaling $95 billion. So if you want to see a Windows XP laptop riddled with malware, check out the website. WannaCry ransomware caused massive damaged to the UK's National Health Service, causing about $100 million in damages. The reason behind creating this product was to make people aware that such viruses can have physical impact as well.

Tech Intel Reveals 10th Gen Ice Lake Processors
Author: 0 Intel Reveals 10th Gen Ice Lake Processors

They will have to wake from sleep in less than one second, and perform consistently when running on battery power. To complement this new processor is a new suite of overclocking tools for enthusiasts, called the Intel Performance Maximizer, or IPM.

Tech Redmi K20, Redmi K20 Pro Set to Launch Today
Author: 0 Redmi K20, Redmi K20 Pro Set to Launch Today

It seems that a lot of the limelight has been placed on the Redmi K20 Pro . The launch will be live streamed on the official Redmi account on Weibo and the Xiaomi website. There may not be a microSD card slot for storage expansion. It will come with 6 GB RAM. Leaks have also hinted at other features like a triple-camera setup at the back that will include a 48-megapixel primary sensor, 8-megapixel telephoto sensor, and a 13-megapixel ultra wide-angle sensor.

Tech BMW 1 Series M Performance Parts Available This Fall
Author: 0 BMW 1 Series M Performance Parts Available This Fall

Post its launch, the BMW 1 series will rival the Mercedes-Benz A class and the Audi A1.it is likely that the BMW 1 series will be introduced in India in the first quarter of 2020. The smallest model in the BMW range has now moved to front-wheel-drive architecture in its third generation, but the top-spec M135i comes with an AWD system.

Tech Samsung may gain from Huawei's plight in ongoing trade war
Author: 0 Samsung may gain from Huawei's plight in ongoing trade war

She predicts Huawei handset shipments will decline another 23 percent next year but believes the company could survive on the sheer size of the China market. "About a quarter of small rural US broadband providers use Huawei equipment, which is.at lower prices and better customer service", Roger Entner, founder and lead analyst at USA telecom research firm Recon Analytics, told Xinhua via email.

Author: 0 AT&T Samsung Galaxy Fold shipping June 13? Not likely

Summarily, the post hints at the OLED display as being at the heart of the Galaxy Fold's troubles especially as it doesn't have a protective layer like a Gorilla Glass on top. We're anticipating for Samsung to offer an official solution to the foldable phone problem before it turns into a fiasco reminiscent of the Galaxy Note 7.

Tech In ScreenPad 2.0, Asus Makes Its Touchpad Display Much Easier to Use
Author: 0 In ScreenPad 2.0, Asus Makes Its Touchpad Display Much Easier to Use

The ZenBook Pro Duo complete with three displays - two of which are touch screens - and still enough space for a full-size mechanical keyboard. Additionally, it can be used as an extension of the main display , so that whatever window you have open displays continuously into the secondary screen.

Tech Fortnite: Where to Search ONFIRE Letters Locations (Downtown Drop Challenge)
Author: 0 Fortnite: Where to Search ONFIRE Letters Locations (Downtown Drop Challenge)

This is the first of a fair few Fortnite Downtown Drop challenges , so hit that link to get an idea of the future challenges and their rewards - for instance, where to find the Fortnite Jonesy sewer location . The last letter might be the hardest one to get, if just because if you go to far it's really hard to get back to it. To complete the find Jonesy in the sewer challenge, all you need to do is pass by him.

Tech Austrian parliament topples Chancellor Sebastian Kurz
Author: 0 Austrian parliament topples Chancellor Sebastian Kurz

The Social Democrats spearheaded today's no-confidence vote, arguing that Kurz should be held accountable for his poor judgment in choosing to align with the far right. To tamp down the effects of the scandal, Kurz called for snap elections in Austria in September. "Sebastian Kurz is responsible for the whole situation in which we now find ourselves", said Social Democratic lawmaker Joerg Leichtfried.

Tech Google Duo eight-person group calling rolls out globally
Author: 0 Google Duo eight-person group calling rolls out globally

The feature will arrive in more regions in the coming months. You can also now have eight people simultaneously in your video call, an improvement over the four that it started out with. You need to check Google Play settings to check for download over Wi-Fi or mobile data option. The "Low Light" mode, said to enhance video call experience in low light, though there is no word on when it will be released for users.

Tech Navi-based AMD Radeon RX 5000 series arriving in July
Author: 0 Navi-based AMD Radeon RX 5000 series arriving in July

It will feature the all-new 7nm RDNA architecture, or Radeon DNA, which is a departure from the GCN, Graphics Core Next, architecture used for many years. AMD says the Radeon RX 5700 cards are expected to go on sale in July. Then, we have the AMD Ryzen 7 3800X . This marks the launch of a new Ryzen 9 series.

Tech No PSVR for PS5 yet, current model will be compatible
Author: 0 No PSVR for PS5 yet, current model will be compatible

I think there will come a point in time in the not too distant future when you can not launch a VR headset without eye tracking. Considering the benefits of eye tracking in terms of video game performance and beyond, Mallinson said that the inclusion of this technology in VR is a "win-win".

Author: 0 AMD previews Radeon RX5000 series GPUs based on new Navi architecture

The company is confident enough in RDNA's capabilities that company CEO and president Dr. Lisa Su said in AMD's Computex leadoff keynote that these innovations would "power the foundation of gaming for the next decade". Technical details are now very thin on the ground, but Dr Lisa Su has revealed that it uses a brand new Compute Unit design that is focussed on improving both efficiency and instructions per clock (IPC) relative to GCN.

Tech 'League Of Legends' Heading To Mobile, Report Claims
Author: 0 'League Of Legends' Heading To Mobile, Report Claims

Tencent Holdings Ltd and the company's USA subsidiary, Riot Games , are developing a mobile version for " League of Legends ", the largest MOBA esports title in the world, Reuters reported citing sources. This is quite a statement considering Honour of Kings is one of the biggest and highest grossing names in China! As Newzoo analyst Gu Tianyi states, " League of Legends is not doing as well as it used to and so Riot badly needs a new way to monetise the game, especially ...

Tech Sambit Patra loses in Puri even as BJP's vote share zooms
Author: 0 Sambit Patra loses in Puri even as BJP's vote share zooms

SAMAJWADI PARTY (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav Saturday met party leaders and workers and urged them to not to be disheartened over the recent Lok Sabha poll results and start preparations for the 2022 Assembly elections. Congress nominee Dipak Baij defeated BJP's Baiduram Kashyap by a margin of 38,982 votes in Bastar. The VBA was in talks with the Congress-NCP to form an alliance.