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Tech Apple discounts MacBook Air, discontinues non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro
Author: 0 Apple discounts MacBook Air, discontinues non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro

The revised MacBook Air , which now starts at $1,099 (down from $1,199) or $999 for college students, comes with True Tone. You can get a Touch Bar with the cheapest MacBook Pro . Yes, that notebook was severely outdated with its 5th Gen CPU and ancient design; however, the non-Retina MacBook Air was the last remaining Apple laptop without the troubled Butterfly-switch keyboard.

Tech Move Over Foldable Phones: Sony Is Working On A Rollable Smartphone!
Author: 0 Move Over Foldable Phones: Sony Is Working On A Rollable Smartphone!

Tipster Max J from AllAboutSamsung says that he has genuine intel about prototypes being worked on at Sony. The phone features a two-in-one rear and front camera. While the retail device will be powered by Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 855 flagship chipset with Snapdragon X50 5G modem, the current prototypes are reportedly being powered by a Snapdragon 7-series SoC, codenamed SD7250.

Tech Google Pixel 4 XL Leak-Based Renders Show Large Bezels
Author: 0 Google Pixel 4 XL Leak-Based Renders Show Large Bezels

There's no hint in these renders of a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, suggesting that - as Google often does - it might be taking the lead in getting rid of the somewhat fallible biometric sensor and replacing it with another, more fallible biometric sensor (in the form of a front-facing IR emitter / sensor combo).

Tech Kevin Spacey's groping accuser may be forced to testify
Author: 0 Kevin Spacey's groping accuser may be forced to testify

After being pressed by Spacey's lawyer about whether he knew that altering evidence used in a prosecution is a crime, the man invoked his right against self-incrimination, and the judge said his testimony Monday would be stricken from the record.

Tech Microsoft introduces '1985 nostalgia' with Windows 1.11 app in team-up with Netflix
Author: 0 Microsoft introduces '1985 nostalgia' with Windows 1.11 app in team-up with Netflix

The company then celebrated the 10-year anniversary of its Redmond headquarters and the release of Windows 1 .0. Old-school meets new-school in these 10 totally bodacious, premium 4k images, free for Microsoft Themes. But fair warning: beware the Mind Flayer. To be honest, the entire thing looks rather disappointing, with video and effects you would have never experienced in the actual Windows 1.11.

Tech Huawei’s CEO claims HongMeng OS is faster than Android
Author: 0 Huawei’s CEO claims HongMeng OS is faster than Android

It's no secret that Huawei is building an in-house operating system that could see it cutting its reliance on Google's Android OS. "We, as an equipment provider, don't track any data" he said . Our employees are all very competent, so they would resign and start their own companies, leaving me alone to pay off our debts. The CEO of the company further said that despite USA softening ban on Huawei, they haven't given up on their Hongmeng OS development.

Tech Ford selling $1.2M supercar that isn't street legal
Author: 0 Ford selling $1.2M supercar that isn't street legal

The biggest additions are aero related . The result is more than 400-percent more downforce than the Ford GT. Michelin Pilot Sport GT racing tires help the GT Mk II pul more than 2Gs of lateral grip. This gets air from the roof-mounted intake, which is always cool. The air-to-air outboard charge cooler utilizes the feature; the water spray automatically engages in high-temperature situations, applying atomised water via sprays on the charge air cooler itself.

Tech Xiaomi Redmi K20 Smartphone Teased on Flipkart Ahead of India Launch
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi K20 Smartphone Teased on Flipkart Ahead of India Launch

Redmi 7A Launched in India:- Xiaomi is racing to the top among the smartphone sales in the country. And they are not done yet, there will be an in-display fingerprint reader as well, a first for any Redmi branded smartphone. The K20 comes with a 48MP camera with Sony IMX582 sensor while the K20 Pro has a 28MP camera with Sony IMX586 sensor with an f/175 lens. The 6GB RAM + 128GB storage model carries a price tag of CNY 2,599 (roughly Rs.

Tech Apple is developing a foldable iPad
Author: 0 Apple is developing a foldable iPad

It's certainly possible to launch a foldable tablet, and in fact it already sort of exists - Lenovo's Yoga Book fits the bill, though you could also call it a dual-screened laptop. Besides this, he further added that the new foldable iPad will be powered by the latest A-Series Processors from Apple . Also, We have not seen anything like this from Apple .

Tech Started selling the new tablet from Samsung
Author: 0 Started selling the new tablet from Samsung

Additionally, the tablet comes with a free subscription to YouTube Premium for two months along with a three-month free subscription to Spotify Premium. The Wi-Fi variant of the Galaxy Tab A is available only in certain regions. The company claims that this mode offers a child-friendly interface and one can enable it through the Quick Panel.

Tech Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2

In other words, Samsung must first be allowed by the health organizations in each country before rolling out these features to customers worldwide, so the release pretty much depends on how fast the company moves to obtain the approval . Users will then have the option to share the data with their doctor for a second opinion. Here's everything we know so far about the Galaxy Watch Active 2.

Tech AMD Radeon RX 5700 and 5700 XT review - Introduction
Author: 0 AMD Radeon RX 5700 and 5700 XT review - Introduction

For starters, the Radeon RX 5700 will have a starting price of RM 1 ,659 while the higher-end Radeon RX 5700 XT will go for RM 1 ,859 onwards. It is also interesting that while consoles are all chasing the 4K dream, upscaled as it may be, the PC GPU market has settled into fierce competition around the 1440p mark.

Tech Team Rocket Set to Appear in Pokémon Go
Author: 0 Team Rocket Set to Appear in Pokémon Go

At the end of the Pokemon: Mewtwo Strikes Back - Evolution premiere at Anime Expo 2019, a short post-credits teaser revealed that a new animated Pokemon movie is on the way in 2020. After fans found evidence of " Shadow Pokemon " in Pokemon GO's data, some also stumbled across a reference to the nefarious and beloved Team Rocket .

Tech Xbox app updates on iOS and Android with advanced messaging features
Author: 0 Xbox app updates on iOS and Android with advanced messaging features

It is worth mentioning that more than 10 million people have already installed this app. The scam app meanwhile throttles firmware download speeds so that users need to wait at least four hours to get the update - a tactic that's created to get users to pay for the "fast download" premium package.

Tech Lexus LC convertible confirmed for production Autoblog
Author: 0 Lexus LC convertible confirmed for production Autoblog

Lexus LC Convertible Prototype retains proportions and styling of the coupe. Lexus brought the LC with camo on it, camo that actually looks great! The LC Convertible prototype from Lexus was previewed at the 2019 NAIAS Auto Show as a concept vehicle.

Tech Google Pixel 4 Camera Setup May Include A 16MP Telephoto Lens
Author: 0 Google Pixel 4 Camera Setup May Include A 16MP Telephoto Lens

Now, the latest discovery in the Google Camera app hints at the possibility of Pixel 4 having a rear telephoto lens. The new and slightly different Google Lens icon unveiled at Google I/O makes its first appearance on the Pixels, and the front-facing flash for selfies has been renamed "Illumination".

Author: 0 Gears 5 versus multiplayer technical test kicks off July 19

Focusing exclusively on the PvP portion of the game, users will not get to try the popular Horde mode or the newly created Escape. Access to the technical test will be available to any Xbox Game Pass subscriber or any Gears 5 pre-order customer.

Tech ACCC says Samsung misled with phone ads
Author: 0 ACCC says Samsung misled with phone ads

The IP68 water resistance, claimed by Samsung in Galaxy devices, does not cover seawater or swimming pool water. Samsung says it intends to defend itself against the ACCC's court action. Advertising for the S10 also depict a number of different scenarios from swimming pools to the beach, suggesting the device performs effectively in different environments.

Tech Leaked Huawei Mate 30 render suggests circular camera setup
Author: 0 Leaked Huawei Mate 30 render suggests circular camera setup

Whether it's four camera lenses or three, depends on what all the lenses are. However, there is only mentioned that the camera comes with 5x optical zoom which would be an upgrade over the 3x optical zoom in its predecessor. For now, we'd suggest that you take these rumors with a pinch of salt as we aren't close to the launch date just yet. Making the camera outperform other smartphones in the market.

Tech Apple may be gearing up to replace controversial MacBook keyboard design
Author: 0 Apple may be gearing up to replace controversial MacBook keyboard design

Apple's Butterfly keyboard key switches have been plagued with issues since their introduction in 2016, roughly forcing Apple to apologize for the problems and even go as far as to supply a worldwide fix program. Customers have reported issues with Apple's butterfly keyboard since 2015, following the launch of the first-generation 12-inch MacBook . According to Apple , the updated keyboard is made up of new materials that promise to solve the issues.

Tech 48MP Nokia smartphone leaks in real life images
Author: 0 48MP Nokia smartphone leaks in real life images

As per a recent teaser posted by the Nokia Mobile India Twitter handle, the Nokia 9 PureView could be launched soon in India. The company stated that, "Explore much more than meets the eye with the power of 5". It comprises of two RGB sensors and three monochromatic sensors. The front-facing camera will live inside the waterdrop notch, but, just as in the primary shooter's case, there are no details about the front-facer's capabilities.

Tech Wearables Sony injects true wireless earphones with active noise cancellation
Author: 0 Wearables Sony injects true wireless earphones with active noise cancellation

With 24-bit audio signal processing for dramatically improved sound quality and an HD Noise Cancelling Processor, the WF-1000XM3 earbuds are set to live up to their predecessor's legacy. Additionally, the new earbuds will automatically pause and resume music when users remove one of the earbuds from their ear. Sony Electronics is a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America and an affiliate of Sony Corporation (Japan), one of the most comprehensive entertainment companies in the world, with ...

Tech Red Dead Redemption 2 source code teases PC release
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 source code teases PC release

Spotted by Twitter user JakoMako51 (via PCGamer ), there is a line in the Social Club's source code that mentions "RDR2_PC_Accomplishments". Break out a "yeehaw", slap your thigh, and, uh, whatever else it is cowboys do - Walmart's cut the price of Red Dead Redemption 2 down to $29.99 on PS4 and Xbox One .

Author: 0 Sony unveils WF-1000XM3 true wireless noise-cancelling earbuds

However, the new WF-1000XM3 earbuds look set the record straight by bringing them more-or-less in line with Apple's AirPods. They arrived to rave reviews , with their combination of lengthy battery life and Bose-besting background sound cancellation.

Tech Vivo Launches New Massive Battery Smartphone Z1 Pro in India
Author: 0 Vivo Launches New Massive Battery Smartphone Z1 Pro in India

It is the first smartphone to arrive in India with Snapdragon 712 chipset. It's not merely running away with new technologies like the Vivo AR glasses or 120W superfast charging but is also populating the market with trendy new phones. Lastly, the smartphone runs on Android 9 Pie OS with custom FunTouch OS skin on top. There are multiple modes on board including AI Turbo, Center Turbo, Net turbo, Cooling Turbo, and Game Turbo.

Tech Fancy an Avengers-themed Redmi K20 Pro?
Author: 0 Fancy an Avengers-themed Redmi K20 Pro?

Redmi Note 7 Pro. As we also mentioned, July 17 also happens to be the same date as the Mi Pop 2019 event . Called the Redmi K20 Pro Marvel Hero Limited Edition, the smartphone is essentially a regular Redmi K20 Pro but in Marvel colours.

Tech Vodafone Launches its 5G Network in the UK
Author: 0 Vodafone Launches its 5G Network in the UK

Vodafone aims to differentiate its next-gen networks in several ways, particularly in price, pledging to offer customers 5G at 4G prices, and also by providing 5G roaming in four European Union countries by the end of the month. In fact, 5G is one of the most significant things to happen to wireless networking over the years. The switch-on was marked with the UK's first haptic transfer over 5G featuring two players from Wasps rugby team.

Tech EBay Troll Amazon Prime Day With 'Crash Sale'
Author: 0 EBay Troll Amazon Prime Day With 'Crash Sale'

In videos on the Prime Day Advertising landing page, sellers lavished praise on Amazon ads, with one seller saying he was going to prepare for Prime Day by increasing his budget threefold. Last year, small- and medium-sized businesses had more than $1.5 billion in sales, and Amazon is predicting they will exceed that total this year.

Tech Apple readying all-new all-non-butterfly keyboard for MacBook
Author: 0 Apple readying all-new all-non-butterfly keyboard for MacBook

It also makes keys pretty responsive to light touches but still allows for some key travel, though a heck of a lot less compared to dome-switch and mechanical keyboards. Hopefully it will have more travel than the butterfly keyboards, now in their third generation. It's a little confusing in that Kuo says the MacBook Air , which was just redesigned last year in October of 2018, will be getting the new keyboard this year, in 2019.