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Tech LG dual-screen flagship smartphone to arrive at IFA 2019
Author: 0 LG dual-screen flagship smartphone to arrive at IFA 2019

It looks like LG will show off a new foldable device at IFA 2019 - and it'll have a small front display as well as dual displays inside. The teaser video comes ahead of the IFA tech conference in Berlin, which starts on September 6. Or it could be like the dual-screen smartphones we've seen like the ZTE Axon M . While Samsung and Huawei are aiming to usher in the era of foldable phones with the Galaxy Fold and Mate X , LG has taken a slightly different approach.

Tech Amara the Siren is the third Vault Hunter in Borderlands 3
Author: 0 Amara the Siren is the third Vault Hunter in Borderlands 3

She's described by Gearbox as "a powerful brawler, renowned champion of the people, and bonafide Siren badass". Still, that says a lot about the confidence the publisher and developer have in this third entry in the original "looter shooter" franchise, and we kind of can't disagree.

Tech Samsung’s first 7-nanometer EUV processor will power the Galaxy note 10
Author: 0 Samsung’s first 7-nanometer EUV processor will power the Galaxy note 10

By using the newer 7nm silicon, Samsung has been able to build a smaller, faster, more power-efficient processor, which the company says is "both lightning fast and power efficient". The NPU can be used for object and scene recognition, and with the Image Signal Processor ( ISP ) helps improve image processing. Hence we could expect what the new flagship Exynos 9825 SoC brings to the table with new Samsung flagship smartphones.

Tech Pokemon Sword and Shield debuts Galarian forms, new Pokemon
Author: 0 Pokemon Sword and Shield debuts Galarian forms, new Pokemon

Much like with the previous generation, Sun & Moon , some of the classic Pokemon are getting special forms for the new region of Galar. I bet Team Yell also has some strong opinions about the National Pokedex. These fans, Team Yell, harass other trainers in the region in an effort to make sure Marnie comes out on top. Apparently, there are corporations and universities which request the help of Pokemon through Poke Jobs.

Tech Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2019 to be held tomorrow at 1.00 am
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2019 to be held tomorrow at 1.00 am

The biggest upgrades with that change are an increase in performance and power efficiency. The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 will soon take centre stage, but before that Samsung wanted to bring our attention to the engine of the powerful handset, their updated Exynos 9825 processor.

Author: 0 Google Fit App Gets Sleep Tracking, Dark Mode and More

While using Google Fit to keep track of your sleep, you might also want to enable the dark theme as well. Users can connect any third app with Google Fit to track their sleep or they can simply head to the Journal tab and log their sleep.

Tech Tekken 7 teaser showing Snake was just Evo's
Author: 0 Tekken 7 teaser showing Snake was just Evo's "little joke"

Faking an insane reveal and tease for a character as huge as Snake , then ripping it away could easily damage people's Tekken 7 Season 3 hype. In case you missed it, the Tekken 7 Solid Snake teaser popped up just before the Grand Finals at EVO 2019 , with Snake's codec featured in both video and audio form on the Mandalay Bay stage.

Author: 0 Google Assistant will read and reply to WhatsApp, Telegram, and more

Plus, in addition to having your messages read out loud from these apps, you can also answer them directly from Google Assistant . Earlier, if you asked Google Assistant to read your messages, it would only read the texts received on your native messaging app and hangouts, skipping the ones present on apps including WhatsApp , Slack , et al.

Tech Twitch's salty response to Ninja is ideal
Author: 0 Twitch's salty response to Ninja is ideal

Ninja's profile remains on Twitch for now but any access to his videos leads to a Super Mario Bros . reference on the top of his channel. Twitch decided that the best way to deal with Ninja's switch to Mixer is to promote other popular channels on twitch.tv/ninja, rather than showing his past content.

Tech Google temporarily suspends transcriptions of Google Assistant recordings
Author: 0 Google temporarily suspends transcriptions of Google Assistant recordings

Google has chose to temporarily stop contractors from listening to Google Assistant recordings after the company was made aware of a data leak from a Dutch media outlet that had released audio snippets, showing that users had been recorded by their devices unknowingly, according to a report by Business Insider .

Tech Killer Deal: Galaxy Watch Now $80 Off
Author: 0 Killer Deal: Galaxy Watch Now $80 Off

A sleek curved screen with reduced bezel thickness and refined back cover is created to bring higher sensitivity for better wellness. The interface allows users to surf across features and conveniently access their most-used apps by adding a shortcut on the home screen.

Author: 0 Top 5 Samsung Galaxy Watch 2 Active Features

It hits stores on September 27 at a starting price of $279 for the smaller model. The Watch Active 2 brings more options, more features and more capabilities across the board. The Galaxy Watch Active was quite a simple-looking watch, as most people prefer it. Samsung has upgraded the rotating bezel on the device that's used for navigation with a new digital version.

Tech Call of Duty Modern Warfare Single Player Campaign Might Appear At Gamescom
Author: 0 Call of Duty Modern Warfare Single Player Campaign Might Appear At Gamescom

So, it looks like battle royale will not have a presence in Modern Warfare , which may be a good thing for the game in the long run. The "controversy" involved game journalist Nate Bernhardt and a number of other Twitter users claiming the game rewarded players for killstreaks by allowing them to commit war crimes.

Tech Riot Games confirms development of a new fighting game
Author: 0 Riot Games confirms development of a new fighting game

Radiant are known for making Rising Thunder , the 2.5D giant robot fighting game, as well as the city building game Stonehearth . "But still have a long way to go before we're ready to share more details". "But we do feel like we're making progress, and I felt like it was only appropriate that we sort of reset the conversation and let everybody know that, what you think we're working on, that's actually what we're working on", he said.

Tech Red Dead Online Update to Add Specialist Roles
Author: 0 Red Dead Online Update to Add Specialist Roles

Each of these distinct roles will come with unique abilities that add to the specialist role. Nearby players with high bounties will pop up on your map and it's your job to end their tirade of terror. The Collector's unlocks all serve that goal, as you'll be getting access to a metal detector, refined binoculars, horse lanterns and more to seek out what you're after.

Tech Listen to Your (Borderlands 3) Friend, Zane
Author: 0 Listen to Your (Borderlands 3) Friend, Zane

For those not up to date on the lingo, a game that's "gone gold" has been completed and is ready for manufacturing. I've not had a chance to play Borderlands 3 yet, but everyone I've spoken to who's been to events to demo the game has come back talking about how good the gunfeel is.

Tech Mario Tennis Aces Is Temporarily Free in New 'Game Trials' Scheme
Author: 0 Mario Tennis Aces Is Temporarily Free in New 'Game Trials' Scheme

Nintendo has announced a new benefit for Nintendo Switch Online members - Game Trials. The promotion will run from August 7 through August 13, and will begin with Mario Tennis Aces . The good news is, if you don't complete the game or if you just love it so much, the game will be 33 percent off the normal price. The announcement was made via the company's official Twitter account, which can be seen below.

Tech No Man’s Sky: Beyond is the multiplayer and VR final frontier
Author: 0 No Man’s Sky: Beyond is the multiplayer and VR final frontier

However, the big thing for PlayStation gamers is the thing I have predicted since the game was announced and - finally - it's happening, PlayStation VR support! In what Hello Games is calling its biggest update yet, No Man's Sky is adding functionality and features that will make it a more robust game.

Tech Verizon's Unlimited Plans Get Cheaper Than Ever, Yet Even More Confusing
Author: 0 Verizon's Unlimited Plans Get Cheaper Than Ever, Yet Even More Confusing

And unlike the other three unlimited plans , Start Unlimited (like Go Unlimited before it) is the only one that doesn't include Verizon's limited-time free 5G data offer; it'll always cost $10 per month. Verizon has unveiled an update to its unlimited plans that makes some things better and some a little more confusing. This can't be purchased by itself, but it offers 5GB of data (and unlimited Safety Mode afterward) and 480p streaming, as well as unlimited texts and calls to 20 ...

Tech Google to allow rival search engines to compete on Android
Author: 0 Google to allow rival search engines to compete on Android

They levied a 4.34 billion euro fine ($5 billion) on the company, and demanded systematic changes to prevent users from being funneled into Google services without a choice. Should there be a tie, Google will allocate the slots randomly among the tied bidders. The bloc's antitrust chief, Margrethe Vestager , recently said "it seems somewhat challenging to produce a choice screen that really will give consumers a choice".

Tech OnePlus 7 Pro gets August 2019 security patch before Pixels
Author: 0 OnePlus 7 Pro gets August 2019 security patch before Pixels

Besides the August security patches, the OxygenOS 9.5.11 update also brings optimisations to the adaptive brightness, sensitiveness of the screen touch while gaming and accidental touches with notification bar in calling. The rollout will be in batches as only a handful of users have received the update. While the OnePlus 7 Pro is a resounding hit, its sibling, the OnePlus 7 could have been skipped if you have bought any OnePlus smartphone previous year.

Tech Intel's 10th-gen processors will make 'Fornite' playable on skinny laptops
Author: 0 Intel's 10th-gen processors will make 'Fornite' playable on skinny laptops

These new Intel CPUs are exciting for their support for DL-BOOST, up to 1 TFLOP of GPU compute capabilities from the Gen11 graphics, WiFi 6 , and Thunderbolt 3. According to Intel , the increases in graphics performance with this generation of chips should allow for smooth 1080p gaming in games like Fortnite and Dirt Rally 2 , along with more efficient 4K video editing and photo processing.

Tech Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro silently breaks cover
Author: 0 Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro silently breaks cover

This is paired with 12GB RAM and up to 512GB of internal storage. The Black Shark 2 Pro is inspired by F1 racing and uses the "X" diversion curve design to show the outline of the speed of penetration Force and bursting feeling with symmetrical "shark" cool light effect on the back.

Tech PS Plus titles for August 2019 announced
Author: 0 PS Plus titles for August 2019 announced

The Wipeout Omega Collection was released back in 2017. Both Wipeout Omega Collection and Sniper Elite 4 will start being available for download on August 6. For even greater strategy, team up with a friend online* to take down targets in the co-operative campaign mode or enjoy dedicated co-op missions for two to four players and competitive multiplayer modes for up to 12 players.

Tech Samsung Reportedly Developing Exynos 9630
Author: 0 Samsung Reportedly Developing Exynos 9630

The company might be looking to use the new Exynos 9630 in its 2020-lineup of Galaxy A-series of smartphones, considering Samsung has recently filed trademarks for nine A-series smartphone names - " A11, A21, A31, A41, A51, A61, A71, A81, and A91 " with the EUIPO.

Tech Google Chrome for desktop is finally getting a dark mode
Author: 0 Google Chrome for desktop is finally getting a dark mode

Google has just launched Chrome 76 into Beta with the new update not only making sure that individual Flash items blocked by default, but now the entire browser feature is off by default as well. The latest Chrome 76 will fix all the loopholes concerning incognito mode. The Chrome 76 release isn't the most exciting update in recent times, but is notable for now no longer auto-loading Flash content when Flash is active/available to the browser.