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Tech Huawei Delays Launch Of Foldable Mate X Again
Author: 0 Huawei Delays Launch Of Foldable Mate X Again

This news comes from TechRadar , which reports on the latest delay for the Mate X. While the Mate X was originally scheduled to launch in September like the Galaxy Fold, Huawei apparently confirmed the delay at a press event at its headquarters in Shenzhen.

Tech Google is rolling out super-useful assignable reminders in Assistant
Author: 0 Google is rolling out super-useful assignable reminders in Assistant

If you don't have a specific time in mind, you can also set location-based reminders. "You can even quickly see which reminders you've assigned to Greg, simply by saying, 'Hey Google , what are my reminders for Greg?'" In a demo of this feature at Google's San Francisco office, I saw that the assigned reminders were sent to all the devices that the recipient is associated with.

Tech Cop Finds Driver Playing Pokemon Go on 8 Phones
Author: 0 Cop Finds Driver Playing Pokemon Go on 8 Phones

But I think we have a new victor for distracted driving, with a driver recently busted playing Pokemon GO on 8 separate smartphones . They were all neatly nestled in a foam casing, to ensure they were secure for optimal Pokemon hunting on the road.

Author: 0 'Computer outage' causes delays at several United States airports

It appears the entire computer system for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection has failed. Despite the delays, some took the long wait in stride. U.S. The systems are down nationwide, several USA airports said on Twitter and in interviews. The outage caused people at Terminals B and C at the airport to be processed manually as they went through customs which led to delays, according to a tweet from the airport.

Tech Philly Police Pelted with Objects by Onlookers During Tense Shooting and Standoff
Author: 0 Philly Police Pelted with Objects by Onlookers During Tense Shooting and Standoff

The incident started around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday when police tried to serve a narcotics warrant at a home in the Tioga-Nicetown section of Philadelphia, according to local station WPVI . "The Philadelphia shooter should never have been allowed to be on the streets", Trump wrote on Twitter on Thursday. As ESSENCE previously reported , seventy-two officers in Philadelphia were pulled off the streets and placed on administrative leave for posting violent, white supremacist hate speech on social ...

Tech IPhone 11 release date revealed in hidden iOS 13 beta image
Author: 0 IPhone 11 release date revealed in hidden iOS 13 beta image

It is a Tuesday, Apple's preferred day of the week for making new product announcements, and it comes nearly exactly a year after the iPhone XS arrived, on September 12, 2018. The date was discovered by the Brazilian news site, iHelpBR , who found the piece of information hiding as an asset within the newly released iOS 13 beta.

Tech Patch time! Microsoft warns of new worm-ready RDP bugs
Author: 0 Patch time! Microsoft warns of new worm-ready RDP bugs

While the range of machines affected is quite long, Windows XP , Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2008 are not exploitable by the vulnerabilities, according to Microsoft . Here's one less thing you shouldn't have to worry about this week: hackers remotely taking over your computer. This issue is forcing Windows 10 users to roll back their systems.

Author: 0 Huawei unveils harmony, its new own operating system

It is a microkernel-based, distributed OS that delivers a smooth experience across all scenarios. For those who don't live and breathe this kind of thing, HarmonyOS is Huawei's answer to Google's Android and Apple's iOS , now the two main operating interfaces between billions of mobile web surfers and their beloved smartphones.

Tech Good response to Galaxy Note 10 pre-orders
Author: 0 Good response to Galaxy Note 10 pre-orders

The logic is simple: why would you want to upgrade your existing handset now with the Note 10, when you can get a new crop of 5G offerings next year? The Note 10 comes with 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage while the Note 10+ comes with 12GB RAM and up to 512GB internal storage.

Tech Facebook collected and transcribed voice chats from some users
Author: 0 Facebook collected and transcribed voice chats from some users

It's sometimes disturbing: contractors and employees have reported hearing what they interpret as sexual assault, children screaming for help, and other recordings that users would be very unlikely to willingly share. If human transcribers were used by the tech giant, then it might imply that actual humans are listening to all the recordings of people sent through Messenger.

Tech DJI announce third generation Osmo Mobile
Author: 0 DJI announce third generation Osmo Mobile

A trigger is used to lock orientation, rotate the gimbal for selfies and keep subjects in the center of the frame while using ActiveTrack subject tracking. Gesture Control: Snap a selfie without pressing any buttons. If you're looking to invest in some new creator hardware, it's definitely worthwhile waiting to see what the Osmo Mobile 3 can add to the mix next month.

Tech Huawei Mate 30 & Mate 30 Pro May Arrive On September 19
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 30 & Mate 30 Pro May Arrive On September 19

This time, it will come with a different operating system, the Harmony OS. We are sure most of you remember about the ban that the US Government placed on Huawei in May thus stopping it from making use of any American software or hardware without gaining approval from the US government first.

Tech Gamers are Xbox Project Scarlett’s first priority
Author: 0 Gamers are Xbox Project Scarlett’s first priority

Moreover - and in a transfer that Spencer says "is a little bit new" for Microsoft - the console will "respect the compatibility of the controllers you have already got". But playability is probably the bigger focus for us this generation. The Xbox head explained that it is targeting concerns such as getting the game to load as fast as possible while it's playing, as well as putting a lot of consideration into how it looks and feels to play.

Tech Fingerprint unlock feature is coming to Android
Author: 0 Fingerprint unlock feature is coming to Android

I am not over the moon that I gave my fingerprints to my Android Device under the protection of Google; but I like unlocking my phone quickly, and Google did promise that one time not to be evil. Believed to have been spotted first by WABetaInfo , the new feature is said to be available on WhatsApp Beta v2.19.221, but only on devices running Android Marshmallow or above.

Tech Mojang cancels Minecraft's Super Duper Graphics Pack
Author: 0 Mojang cancels Minecraft's Super Duper Graphics Pack

Upgrading the visuals of an existing game turns out to be a tricky prospect - even if that game is Minecraft , a title known for its big pixels, which has had a planned 4K texture pack cancelled owing to technical difficulties. Announced via a post on the Minecraft blog , the add-on for the popular survival game has ceased development. The most logical implication here is that Mojang couldn't find a way to build an engine that both delivered the capabilities they wanted at the top-end and ...

Tech Fortnite world champ 'swatted' at Pennsylvania home
Author: 0 Fortnite world champ 'swatted' at Pennsylvania home

Police headed to the Giersdorf home and surrounded it. Werner said it's procedure to then call into the home. Once he returns, Kyle said: "They come in with guns, bro. "That's scary. The internet's f-- insane". Giersdorf, aka Bugha , was in the middle of livestreaming a game of " Fortnite " on streaming platform Twitch when he told his followers he had been "swatted".

Tech Google Services Going Passwordless on Android
Author: 0 Google Services Going Passwordless on Android

Google points out to those anxious about privacy, that fingerprints are never sent to Google's servers and are stored securely on the user's phone . What's new here is being able to use that same fingerprint to log in to one of Google's web services within the Chrome browser.

Tech Apple Offers $1m To Anyone Who Can Hack An iPhone
Author: 0 Apple Offers $1m To Anyone Who Can Hack An iPhone

One such hole would let an attacker "search" for something in the Contacts app to execute arbitrary code and researchers are pointing to Apple's oversight as the reason this bug has existed for four years. But now Apple wants everyone to know once again how really serious it's taking security that its willing to pay big time. One of the bugs allowed hackers to gain access to your iPhone or iPad by sending you a text message.

Tech Nightdive Studios confirm System Shock 2 Enhanced Edition
Author: 0 Nightdive Studios confirm System Shock 2 Enhanced Edition

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of System Shock 2 , Nightdive Studios , has announced that they will start work on an enhanced edition of the game. Now, the Washington based development team has set its sights on the second in the System Shock franchise. Released back in 1999, System Shock 2 had you board a starship overrun with a genetic infection, and try to take back control of the ship.

Author: 0 Fortnite World Champion Swatted On Stream

Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf , the 16-year-old Fortnite player who just became the newest World Cup solo champion, had his home " swatted " on Saturday as he live-streamed a session alongside pro players Ghost Bizzle and FaZe Dubs, Kotaku reports.

Tech Xiaomi Has 64MP and 108MP Camera Phones on the Way
Author: 0 Xiaomi Has 64MP and 108MP Camera Phones on the Way

This week, Xiaomi announced it's launching the Mi Mix 3 5G, a Xiaomi phone sporting a high-end Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 eight-core processor, 6GB RAM, and 128GB storage. The Redmi Note 7S was launched in India last May and shortly after the Note 7 and Note 7 Pro were released. "If somebody wants to buy a phone, there would be one person in the group who will always give advice on which is the best phone to buy and why, and these are the people who are Mi fans".

Tech LG G8X Expected To Launch At IFA 2019
Author: 0 LG G8X Expected To Launch At IFA 2019

That's a feature that is starting to become common on flagships, but which LG hasn't implemented yet. The first version of LG's dual-screen accessory was released in February, featuring a 6.2-inch second screen with an additional display that can be used independently that drew positive feedback from customers who favor multitasking like watching a movie on the main screen while surfing the web on the second screen.

Tech Realme 5 Series India Launch Set for August 20
Author: 0 Realme 5 Series India Launch Set for August 20

While the details of these new phones remain under wraps as of now, what we do know is that these new phones will be part of the Realme 5 Series. Realme 5 with four cameras to launch on August 20 in India. Born as Oppo's sub-brand Realme has made the announcement of the launch date on Twitter. The sensors will come with a larger aperture and pixel size, helping the Realme 5 smartphones to offer top-notch imaging technology.

Tech Apple might update iPad Pros with three rear cameras
Author: 0 Apple might update iPad Pros with three rear cameras

It appears that several Apple products are getting the triple-lens camera treatment, including the upcoming iPad Pro . However, given that the iPad Pro line is aimed more at creative professionals than general consumers, the triple-camera setup would be a curious addition in case Apple is, indeed, planning to implement the feature .

Tech Meet Huawei’s Operating System: HarmonyOS
Author: 0 Meet Huawei’s Operating System: HarmonyOS

According to Yu, Harmony will be open source and that it aims to be safer and more efficient than existing ones in the market. Some industry analysts have already commented that the development of the OS mis linked to USA tech giant Google discontinuing upgrades for Huawei devices running Android due to security concerns in the west.

Tech Death Stranding no longer a PS4 exclusive, official list suggests
Author: 0 Death Stranding no longer a PS4 exclusive, official list suggests

The highly anticipated Death Stranding game will be officially launching on November 8th, 2019 offering both single and multiplayer modes to enjoy. In a teaser shared on Twitter a few hours ago, Geoff Keighley attached a quick animation of the logo for the Opening Night Live .

Tech Forget VR: No Man's Sky BEYOND Lets You Ride Aliens
Author: 0 Forget VR: No Man's Sky BEYOND Lets You Ride Aliens

The No Man's Sky Beyond update is less than a week away, and the launch trailer for the game has already been released for those to see (via Eurogamer ). And, let's not kid ourselves, it'll serve to show off your stuff to other players. "Progression in No Man's Sky is so much more meaningful when you can share it with other explorers and so much more engaging when any creations or missions become shareable.", writes Murray.

Tech Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 launch teaser out
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 launch teaser out

Those will include a now-standard S Pen stylus in matching hues too, if the leaks have been accurate. It will be available starting on September 6th for $649, which gets you 128GB of storage and 6GB of RAM. It runs on Android 9.0 Pie with a 7,040mAh battery. This is a rival to the iPad Pro models rather than the more affordable regular Apple tablet. "Galaxy Tab S6 allows consumers to unlock their creativity, while delivering top-quality productivity features and advanced technology ...

Tech Apple Will Be Offering Better Bug Bounties
Author: 0 Apple Will Be Offering Better Bug Bounties

At the time of launch, there were five different categories of risk and reward. Apple will also start offering a 50 percent bonus for any bugs found in its pre-release builds. Apple is increasing the rewards in an attempt to offset the increasingly profitable private market where hackers sell the same information to governments for vast amounts of money.