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Tech Steam's Summer Sale Competition Leads To Confusion, Wishlist Culling
Author: 0 Steam's Summer Sale Competition Leads To Confusion, Wishlist Culling

But something amusing is happening this time around; massive amounts of Steam users are removing games from their Wish Lists, and it's not because they're buying them. We've made some back-end changes to help mitigate some of the snowball effects we've seen that have led to Team Corgi running away with the first two days of the races despite their tiny legs.

Author: 0 Firefox Preview 1.0 (Fenix) is now available

Mozilla overhauled Focus with its Gecko engine past year, and by doing so created a bit more diversity in a mobile browser world that's dominated by Google Chrome and Apple Safari . One of the most noticeable ones is the search/URL bar, which appears at the bottom of the screen rather than the top. Once Mozilla is done with experimenting, you can expect a Firefox browser with Enhanced Tracking Protection to block third-party tracking cookies by default.

Tech Galaxy Watch Active 2 Leaks Showcasing No Rotating Bezel
Author: 0 Galaxy Watch Active 2 Leaks Showcasing No Rotating Bezel

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 introduced a programmable button on the stylus that allowed users to snap photos from afar (among other actions), and we're looking forward to what the Note 10 could add. The not quite clear last image, as it is blurred, reveals us a vertically-stacked triple-camera setup being present on the back of the phone. The camera setup will likely be the same as the Galaxy S10 series.

Tech Samsung Is Ready To Launch 5G Phones
Author: 0 Samsung Is Ready To Launch 5G Phones

If a new rumor out of South Korea is to be believed, Samsung's next-generation foldable smartphone will have a clamshell form factor, similar to the rumored foldable Motorola Razr. A previous report that claimed Galaxy A90 will be launched under the Galaxy R series has been debunked. The Galaxy Fold, which was officially announced in February, was delayed back in April after early reviewers found some problems with its technology.

Tech New studio Striking Distance working on
Author: 0 New studio Striking Distance working on "Narrative Experience" set in PUBG Universe

PUBG is already one of the most popular battle royale games . Now, I'm not much of a creative, but I've got to be honest, I have no idea what story you'd tell in the PUBG universe . He has now moved on to a new research and development division of the PUBG Corporation . Schofield was the ex-co-founder of Sledgehammer Games and the force behind Call of Duty Advanced Warfare and WWII .

Tech New Twitch mode lets streamers run 'subscriber only' broadcasts
Author: 0 New Twitch mode lets streamers run 'subscriber only' broadcasts

Though a firm release date for the feature hasn't yet been announced, the beta is now underway and more news will be revealed on its progress as the period progresses. Subscriber-only streams are also available to VIPs and Mods. To boost discoverability, Subscriber Streams will have the "Subscriber Stream" tag attached.

Tech FedEx sues United States government over Chinese export rules
Author: 0 FedEx sues United States government over Chinese export rules

United States laws "require considerably more screening than possible from common carriers like FedEx", the company argues in a legal complaint filed in a DC federal court on Monday. FedEx argues carriers are not liable for other types of screenings and inspections they are legally required to perform, such as name and address checks.

Tech Mario Maker 2: How to Set Level End Conditions
Author: 0 Mario Maker 2: How to Set Level End Conditions

On the other side of the coin, though, players just starting out in Super Mario Maker could only upload 10 courses before hitting the cap. Super Mario Maker 2 now comes with the ability to play as Luigi , plus a couple of flavors of Toad - but the setting to change character is hidden away within the game's menus.

Tech EA Access Coming to PS4 on July 24th
Author: 0 EA Access Coming to PS4 on July 24th

We now have a confirmed date for the launch. It also offers a few bonuses such as a 10% discount on Electronic Arts' games on that platform and Play First Trials, which allow you to grab a 10-hour demo of an incoming title ahead of its release and carry on the complete release all the progress you achieved in that playtime.

Author: 0 Moto Z2 Force won’t get Android 9 Pie on most United States models

It's a tragic end for the story of the Z2 Force: a phone that was bought based mostly on the strength of its nigh-unbreakable (though scratched) screen, however, that can ultimately see an early demise as a outcome of software. It is powered by a Samsung Exynos 9609 SoC and has 4GB of RAM. The Motorola One Vision was first launched in Brazil last month. Vodafone-Idea subscribers get cashback of up to ₹3,750 and additional data upto 250GB.

Tech Rumor: Samsung’s next foldable will be a clamshell device
Author: 0 Rumor: Samsung’s next foldable will be a clamshell device

The new leaks show that Samsung is now working upon two smartphones Samsung SM-A908 & SM-A905 which is speculated to be Galaxy A90. AT&T has sent cancellation notices to those who preordered the Galaxy Fold, citing Samsung's delay in releasing the device.

Tech WhatsApp tests sharing your status to your Facebook Story
Author: 0 WhatsApp tests sharing your status to your Facebook Story

However, there is already a direct link available which share your status to Facebook. WhatsApp also confirmed that this feature does not force you to link your Facebook account with WhatsApp as the company makes use of the installed apps on your smartphone.

Tech Philips Hue bulbs go bridge-less with new Bluetooth lights
Author: 0 Philips Hue bulbs go bridge-less with new Bluetooth lights

To control these new light bulbs, you'll need to use Philips' new app. Download the Bluetooth app by clicking on the button below. That will bridge both the Hue Bluetooth and the traditional Hue bulbs, too. Control your lights hands-free - Philips Hue with Bluetooth also works with your voice. The good news is that since this bulb also contains a Zigbee radio, it can be paired to a Hue Bridge to become part of your current (or future) Hue ecosystem and take advantage of all of the ...

Tech Fortnite visit CLOCKS: Map locations for Week 8 visit three clocks challenge
Author: 0 Fortnite visit CLOCKS: Map locations for Week 8 visit three clocks challenge

On the left-hand side of the southern entrance to the junkyard is where you'll find the final Fortnite clock , because the clock itself is laid on the ground, damaged and broken. Everyone remembers the old clock tower at Tilted Towers, because it was one of the most iconic landmarks on the map. Finally, at Happy Hamlet , there's a nice, rustic clock tower in its center.

Tech Apex Legends Season 2 trailers leak ahead of reveal
Author: 0 Apex Legends Season 2 trailers leak ahead of reveal

Fortunately, players only a little less than one day to wait before they get their very first look at what Season 2 of the title has to offer, as the Battle Charge launch trailer for the new period of content will be released on Thursday, June 27th.

Tech Apple's Chief Designer Jony Ive Leaving the Company
Author: 0 Apple's Chief Designer Jony Ive Leaving the Company

Ive has been an integral part of the company's device designs, from 1998's iMac to the company's new headquarters. Ive is one of the most respected executives of Apple based on name recognition. Ive began leading Apple's design team in 1996, before Apple co-founder Steve Jobs returned to the company as it was on the brink of bankruptcy. The latest iPhones and Macs show the influence of his design sensibility, from the thinness of their designs to the solid feel of their cases.

Tech Apple hires no doubt one of ARM's top chip designers
Author: 0 Apple hires no doubt one of ARM's top chip designers

It's no secret that Apple Inc. has ambitions to build its own hardware as it tries to reduce its reliance on third-party suppliers. Apple already makes its own processors for its iPhone and iPad devices, as well as the T2 security chip in recent Macs, so this move wouldn't be completely out of the blue.

Tech Vivo debuted a pair of AR glasses in Shanghai
Author: 0 Vivo debuted a pair of AR glasses in Shanghai

A few 5G phones are out in the market. Augmented reality is going to play a significant role in Vivo's 5G strategy. When Vivo AR glass is projecting content, you can control it with your 5G smartphone. It will also provide real-time information on objects and people in the user's field of view using the company's Jovi digital assistant. Another company first, the Vivo AR Glass can be used in scenarios that involve mobile office, AR games, 3D high-definition videos, facial ...

Author: 0 Now, auto-delete location history on Google

The option to entirely turn off the collection of these types of user data is also available, but as mentioned , this will limit some of the search giant's functionality when it comes to personalizing user recommendations across web searches, maps and other Google products.

Tech Pokemon Masters launches on mobile this summer
Author: 0 Pokemon Masters launches on mobile this summer

So, what is Pokemon Masters? Developer DeNA announced that Pokemon Masters will arrive on mobile platforms at some point this summer. Many have tried to clone Pokemon GO massive financial success, but no AR (augmented reality) mobile games managed to get nowhere near Niantic's smash hit in terms of revenue.

Tech Apple Confirms Acquisition Of Self-Driving Shuttle Firm Drive.ai
Author: 0 Apple Confirms Acquisition Of Self-Driving Shuttle Firm Drive.ai

Founded in 2015 by a group of artificial intelligence researchers at Stanford University, Drive.ai is known for making software that uses deep learning to recognize and avoid objects on the road. As such Project Titan may be up and running again, as the necessary components and talent to get a self-driving auto on the roads is now a part of Apple .

Tech Florida Municipalities Getting Hit with Ransomware
Author: 0 Florida Municipalities Getting Hit with Ransomware

The city's 65,000 residents weren't able to pay their water and electric bills online, or get building permits. Just a few days prior, another Florida city, Riviera Beach had also gone ahead with the decision to pay out $600,000 in ransom to recover locked data.

Tech Wizards Unite, Harry Potter Fans Now Have an Interactive Game
Author: 0 Wizards Unite, Harry Potter Fans Now Have an Interactive Game

Given its pedigree, the title is unsurprisingly very similar to Pokemon Go . Players can purchase more coins in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite by visiting the Diagon Alley in-game store. Wizards Unite is now available to download and play in 130 countries , and it's off to a pretty good start, at least judging by the critical reaction which has largely praised how well the game incorporates the use of augmented reality.

Tech Specs, Snapdragon SCX8180, other details — Microsoft Surface Excalibur
Author: 0 Specs, Snapdragon SCX8180, other details — Microsoft Surface Excalibur

According to sources, Microsoft is now exploring the possibilities of using AMD's 12nm Picasso chipset, as the company begins to reduce its dependency on Intel and its processors. Head to Microsoft to pick up the Surface Pro 6 and Type Cover bundle now . It is said that the company will debut this foldable Surface device in the initial quarter of 2020.

Tech YouTube’s new rollout gives viewers more control over suggested videos
Author: 0 YouTube’s new rollout gives viewers more control over suggested videos

YouTube is ready to give you new controls over the content it suggests to you over the coming days, plus they'll start sharing more information about why they are making suggestions. All you have to do is just tap the three-dot menu next to a video on the homepage or Up Next, then " Don't recommend channel ". When you scroll up on your Homepage or Up Next, you'll be able to select categories related to your interests.

Tech Huawei adds more phones to Android Q eligibility list
Author: 0 Huawei adds more phones to Android Q eligibility list

Google itself has been critical of the ban, and now Huawei has delivered a warning to the USA (via Google) - upholding this ban could cost Google up to 700-800 million users if future Huawei phones are not allowed to use the Android operating system.

Tech Apple Watch camera band patent is so weird it might just work
Author: 0 Apple Watch camera band patent is so weird it might just work

By folding the strap up, wearers could flexibly angle the lens to point at what they wanted to take a photo of - without having to contort their wrist. The Apple Watch has been a major success for the company, and is an even bigger business than the dominating iPod ever was. Still, while the camera was well placed for taking photos of what was in front of you, selfies were out of the question unless you wanted to take the watch off.

Tech Microsoft OneDrive gets a more secure Personal Vault, plus additional storage options
Author: 0 Microsoft OneDrive gets a more secure Personal Vault, plus additional storage options

After a period of inactivity (three minutes on mobile and 20 on the web or local hard drive by default), OneDrive will lock up the Personal Vault and you'll have to reauthenticate to gain access again. You can capture photos and videos with the app too, and send them straight to the Personal Vault. The company suggests this might prove useful if you have digital copies of your ID, travel, insurance, auto or home documents, for instance.

Tech Google is testing full offline storage for Google Drive
Author: 0 Google is testing full offline storage for Google Drive

Google is giving users the ability to access any Google Drive files offline via a web browser. The most serious issue is the non-access of Google Drive information in restricted availability territories. If you happen to be a G Suite admin, you can sign up to take part in the beta now . Until now, Documents , Slides and Spreadsheets have offered an offline mode as a workaround, but soon you will be able to access PDFs, images, Microsoft Office and other files in offline mode.

Tech Raspberry Pi 4 gets huge spec bumps, supports dual 4K displays
Author: 0 Raspberry Pi 4 gets huge spec bumps, supports dual 4K displays

The Raspberry Pi 4 Model B differences entirely come down to how much RAM you want. But here it is, checking off multiple wishlist items, including the biggest one: more RAM . There's also dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.0 (up from version 4.2). This version will also let you run 64-bit Windows 10 at the bare minimum, although getting Windows 10 to run on a Pi is a challenge unto itself.