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Tech Nokia 2.2 Xpress-on covers listed on Nokia pages
Author: 0 Nokia 2.2 Xpress-on covers listed on Nokia pages

In this video, we'll take a first look at the new Nokia 2.2. While you can already find the covers listed on the official Nokia pages of many markets where Nokia phones are available, the option to buy them is still not available. The phone is available in two colors: Tungsten Black and Steel . With the Nokia 2 .2, HMD Global has ditched Android Go - which seemed like a work in progress in its initial days - for Android One .

Tech Facebook bars Huawei from pre-installing its apps
Author: 0 Facebook bars Huawei from pre-installing its apps

Facebook said that customers who now own Huawei smartphones will still be able to use these applications and will continue to receive updates, but new devices will not be allowed to have these applications installed on them by default. Department of Commerce's dreaded " entity list ". The company declined to comment on when the decision came into effect. The issue stems from a USA trade ban , implemented this year, which prevents United States firms from exporting technology products and ...

Tech Samsung Galaxy XCover 4S design and specifications leaked online
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy XCover 4S design and specifications leaked online

There's no official word on what's causing the hold-up, but given Bixby has long struggled to grasp the English language , it's likely Samsung's AI helper is behind the delay. As for the smaller variant, a report suggested that the Galaxy Home will be joined by another smart speaker. On the specifications front, Samsung Galaxy A30 comes with a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display with 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution and 16M color support.

Tech Destiny 2 Is Getting A Cross Save Function, Coming To Google Stadia
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Is Getting A Cross Save Function, Coming To Google Stadia

Players have been asking for it for a while, and more and more games are breaking down the barriers between platforms, from Fortnite to Dauntless. With Stadia, gamers will be able to access Destiny 2 natively on TVs via Chromecasts and PCs via Google Chrome without downloading the full game or any patches.

Tech FCC ruling says carriers can block robocallers by default
Author: 0 FCC ruling says carriers can block robocallers by default

The Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to give wireless carriers like Verizon the green light to block unwanted robocalls automatically for all customers. "There is nothing in our decision today that prevents carriers from charging consumers for this blocking technology to stop robocalls". The FCC also voted to Thursday advance a proposal requiring voice service providers to implement a caller ID authentication framework if major voice service providers fail to do so ...

Tech Malicious adware found in 238 Google Play Store apps
Author: 0 Malicious adware found in 238 Google Play Store apps

The service now works with Google Search to add your research to Google Trips. Google is close down another of its app, after it emerged that the Google Trips app will close down in August. Google Trips gives you multiple tools to plan vacations, acting as a one-stop-shop for flights, hotels, things to do at your destination, restaurant reviews, and even weather reports.

Tech Amazon's drone delivery service is one step closer to taking flight
Author: 0 Amazon's drone delivery service is one step closer to taking flight

Amazon's drone service has been in the works for years, and in 2013 Amazon founder Jeff Bezos said drones would be flying to customers' homes within five years - but that deadline passed due to regulatory hurdles. But when the drone comes into land at a customer's address, it will use computer vision techniques Amazon claimed to have invented, to avoid things like clotheslines and telephone wires.

Tech Here's our best look yet at the Samsung Galaxy Note10
Author: 0 Here's our best look yet at the Samsung Galaxy Note10

Now, brace yourself Note fans, because if these renders are accurate, Samsung appears to be getting a bit wild with the Note lineup this year. It will be also equipped with a rear-facing fingerprint reader. Yes, no more Bixby button. Samsung will use the same approach as on the Galaxy S10 , so it'll drill holes in the screen of the device to avoid using a notch for front-facing components.

Tech Google Maps gets on-screen speed display in navigation mode
Author: 0 Google Maps gets on-screen speed display in navigation mode

On June 6, Google announced that it's improving SOS alerts by adding detailed visualizations for hurricanes , earthquakes , and floods to Google Maps. According to Google's official blog post, a user can search for his starting location and destination to view the list of trains that he/she can take between the routes.

Tech Bungie to reveal Destiny 2: Shadowkeep today - watch the livestream here
Author: 0 Bungie to reveal Destiny 2: Shadowkeep today - watch the livestream here

A report from Engadget, published earlier today before being taken down, alleges that Bungie will announce the change at the official reveal of the game's next expansion this afternoon. The price of entry has likely turned a lot of lapsed players away from returning to the game. Ahead of the developer's split with Activision, Destiny 2 was made temporarily free to download from Battle.net, and was also made available via PS Plus for PlayStation players.

Tech Asus might have to change ZenFone branding in India due to lawsuit
Author: 0 Asus might have to change ZenFone branding in India due to lawsuit

ASUS still has a chance at the next hearing on July 10, but if the court still can't be convinced by then, it will be forced to cease sales of Zen-branded mobile products. The High Court thus ruled the judgement that even though Zen is a commonly used term, it can not be easily directly associated with smartphones or tablets and therefore is no more generic in this case.

Tech Google Stadia pre-orders go live today for a $169 November launch
Author: 0 Google Stadia pre-orders go live today for a $169 November launch

At launch, Stadia will reportedly include games like Doom , Assassin's Creed Odyssey , the new Tomb Raider trilogy, and The Division 2 . Google Stadia, Google's premium cloud gaming service, is scheduled to be unveiled during a Google Connect livestream in just a few short hours.

Tech Apple CarPlay to be upgraded with iOS 13 update
Author: 0 Apple CarPlay to be upgraded with iOS 13 update

One of the reasons Apple has been able to transition away from a dedicated iTunes app is that it is hasn't been central to the iPhone or iPad experience for a long time now. " Apple's unlawful practices harm competition, developers, and consumers of apps and in-app products, too". I hope that the rebranding amounts to a commitment on Apple's part to predictable annual updates rich in new features that let the iPad shine.

Tech Apple Officially Reveals iPadOS with These Exciting New Features
Author: 0 Apple Officially Reveals iPadOS with These Exciting New Features

As well as announcing iOS 13 , Apple also announced its new iPadOS which has been designed for their range of iPads. Apple rushed through a lot of iOS 13 features during its keynote this morning, but a major feature that's always been requested from iPad users didn't get any showtime: mouse support.

Tech Apple reveals iTunes replacement with three standalone apps
Author: 0 Apple reveals iTunes replacement with three standalone apps

The new version of the app promises broader road coverage, better pedestrian data, more accurate addresses, and more detailed landcover. And the music side of the service is being replaced in favour of an app simply titled Music. What do you think of the new Music, Podcast and TV standalone app idea? These abilities will soon be found via the Mac's Finder tool. A new Files app has a column view - just like Finder on the Mac - along with an information pane so you can modify files.

Tech Sony recruiting users to beta test PS4 updated Party features
Author: 0 Sony recruiting users to beta test PS4 updated Party features

Share play also won't be possible with anyone who didn't make the cut. Currently, PS4 users can only create parties of up to eight players, so this new update will double that for those who wish to play with more and utilize the improved audio quality for chat, improved network connectivity, and chat transcription.

Tech Microsoft unveils more details about their dual screen device
Author: 0 Microsoft unveils more details about their dual screen device

According to The Verge , Microsoft gave staff a sneak peek of the prototype device - code named "Centaurus" - alongside a working version of xCloud. It is important to note that Microsoft has never officially confirmed the existence of a dual screen laptop, the Centaurus project, or the Andromeda .

Tech Pokemon Sword and Shield release date revealed, Dynamax Pokemon detailed
Author: 0 Pokemon Sword and Shield release date revealed, Dynamax Pokemon detailed

Nintendo gave us with a 15-minute dose of fresh details about upcoming Switch games Wednesday, showing off the Pokemon-embiggening Dynamax phenomenon, Max Raids and its super cool legendary wolves Zamazenta and Zacian. Other Pokédex additions include Wooloo , a fluffy sheep, Drednaw , a vicious creature with a huge jaw, Corviknight , a raven that doubles as a flying taxi, Gossifleur , a flower-like Pokemon , and its evolution Eldegoss .

Tech Redmi K20 officially arriving in India on July 15
Author: 0 Redmi K20 officially arriving in India on July 15

It comes with a 6.3-inch full-HD+ display with a resolution of 1080x2340 and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The K20 also comes in versions with up to 8GB of RAM and up to 256GB storage, but these specs may change as per locations and the name may not be consistent as well.

Author: 0 ITunes is no more - so what happens my music now?

Technically speaking, this is not a major feat from Apple . Apple's iMessage appears black in Dark Mode. Not only will built-in apps get a dark look but the feature will allow app developers to link their dark modes to the systemwide setting, which can be toggled on or off manually or on a schedule.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note10 and Galaxy A90 show up on Geekbench

In the Galaxy S10e's case he says to expect the model with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage to come in red, suggesting the higher-end version with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage won't - though that's unsurprising as the latter model isn't widely available anyway.

Tech The Apple Xserve lives on (kinda) in the rack-mountable Mac Pro
Author: 0 The Apple Xserve lives on (kinda) in the rack-mountable Mac Pro

The next major operating system update for Apple's Mac computers will bring new apps, and a handful of quality life improvements, and most importantly, a far-reaching initiative to (at least partially) unify the app-development process across devices running iOS and macOS.

Author: 0 Google Stadia is Getting Its Own Nintendo Direct Style Livestream This Week

Google today revealed that it's getting out ahead of the crowd, scheduling a pre-E3 press conference for its streaming service, Stadia , for later this week. However, Stadia will be the first next-gen gaming platform, and the Linux-based platform will delivering 10 teraflops of computing power, with the ability to play at 4K/60 fps on all devices including phones.

Tech Samsung will use AMD's graphics chip technology in smartphones
Author: 0 Samsung will use AMD's graphics chip technology in smartphones

It's not clear if this partnership with AMD means that Samsung is suddenly pivoting away, or if the licensed tech will be integrated into Samsung's existing designs. Samsung's Exynos processors use ARM's Mali GPU but it is not as powerful as Qualcomm's own Adreno GPU or even Apple 's new GPUs since it ditched PowerVR GPUs.

Tech Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, more details unveiled
Author: 0 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, more details unveiled

In an interview with PlayStation Lifestyle , Campaign Gameplay Director Jacob Minkoff discussed the differences between Treyarch's Black Ops series , which have always included Zombies, and Infinity Ward's Modern Warfare . Sledgehammer has joined the movement, and Infinity Ward tried it with Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare . The above information also seems to confirm that there won't be any Battle Royale mode in the Call Of Duty Modern Warfare .

Tech OnePlus 7 goes on sale today at 12 pm on Amazon India
Author: 0 OnePlus 7 goes on sale today at 12 pm on Amazon India

As a refresher, the OnePlus 7 has the same chassis as last year's OnePlus 6T but with several hardware tweaks. The new smartphone is available from OnePlus.com , as well as mobile network EE, and high street stores, like John Lewis and Partners .

Tech Apple WWDC 2019: New Mac Pro, And A Bevy Of New Updates
Author: 0 Apple WWDC 2019: New Mac Pro, And A Bevy Of New Updates

The iPad will also get its own operating system instead of piggybacking on the iPhone software as Apple tries to cater to consumers who would like the tablet to be able to do more of the things a laptop computer can do. tvOS13 boasts a bunch of sleek new features . "The app also features new categories, curated collections by editors around the world and advanced search tools that can find episodes by host, guest or even discussion topic".

Tech Dragon Quest Walk announced for smartphones, Dragon Quest XII preparations underway
Author: 0 Dragon Quest Walk announced for smartphones, Dragon Quest XII preparations underway

Square Enix revealed a new Dragon Quest smartphone game for iOS and Android titled Dragon Quest Walk on Monday. Dragon Quest Walk is a classic RPG at the core, but it's o course based on augmented reality. The collective Dragon Quest series has since sold 76 million units worldwide. "I think it's still too early, but we would like to announce it in some form, so please wait a little while longer" (thanks, Gematsu ).

Tech This is what the new volume HUD in iOS 13 looks like
Author: 0 This is what the new volume HUD in iOS 13 looks like

Of course, third-party apps have enabled this for years, but it's nice to see Apple finally release its own version. This means you can type text even faster just by swiping over the letters on the keyboard without lifting your finger, rather than pressing each key individually to type.