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Tech List of Nokia Phones That Will Receive Face Unlock Update
Author: 0 List of Nokia Phones That Will Receive Face Unlock Update

What we can also ascertain from this leak is that Nokia really is hellbent on dominating the affordable smartphone market, having released three new devices in the Nokia 2.1, 3.1 and 5.1. Now there is no information about how Nokia intends to implement this feature though. Speaking of USA limitations, it doesn't seem like the 3GB RAM/32GB storage variant will come to the United States either.

Tech Instagram video calling, redesigned Explore tab available now
Author: 0 Instagram video calling, redesigned Explore tab available now

The other new feature is a brand new , redesigned Explore page. Last year, Instagram added the direct messaging feature to the platform, dubbed as Instagram Direct . Your friends will receive a call and can answer to join. You can video chat with anyone you have an active Direct thread with. To update your video chat notifications, tap the gear icon on profile and find the new video chat control in Push Notifications.

Tech US Supreme Court Permits States To Tax Remote Sales
Author: 0 US Supreme Court Permits States To Tax Remote Sales

The ruling has angered many small online retailers and advocates for small companies because it will increase their expenses, mostly from the cost of software and services to help sellers collect the taxes and send the money to state authorities.

Tech Lovely is Absolute - The new DBS Superleggera | Aston Martin | Nick Knight
Author: 0 Lovely is Absolute - The new DBS Superleggera | Aston Martin | Nick Knight

The DBS Superleggera serves up 530kW/900Nm from its twin-turbo 5.2-litre V12 engine - substantial increases from the DB11's 447kW/700Nm (or 470kW for the just-launched DB11 AMR ). The DBS Superleggera also has torque vectoring and a limited slip differential for best performance. But yes, as you suggested, the DBS Superleggera seemingly doesn't have the on-paper credentials to beat the Ferrari .

Tech Supreme Court's E-Commerce Ruling Could Help Amazon
Author: 0 Supreme Court's E-Commerce Ruling Could Help Amazon

Legislative action has been stalled while the Supreme Court was deciding this case. The Supreme Court heard the case in April of this year and decided in South Dakota's favor. Most of the top 20 online sellers already collect taxes in almost all states, either because they have added local showrooms or warehouses, or because of state laws.

Tech Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Is Now Compatible With Nintendo Labo
Author: 0 Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Is Now Compatible With Nintendo Labo

Whether you're a master inventor or a creative spirit, anyone can take part and have a chance to win some incredible prizes, including a special Nintendo Switch system. In a press release , Nintendo said " Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is the first game outside of Nintendo Labo software to receive Toy-Con support, and more titles will be compatible with Nintendo Labo in the future".

Tech Snapdragon 1000 might be PC chip
Author: 0 Snapdragon 1000 might be PC chip

Part of this push of the envelope has to do with rumors that there will be a first-ever socketed variant of the Snapdragon processor, meaning that it does not have to be placed directly on the motherboard. Under the hood, the SoC is presumed to use ARM's Cortex-A76 architecture and would be built on using TSMC's 7nm manufacturing process. The chipset is expected to be aimed towards powerful Windows 10 PCs.

Tech First public beta of iOS 12 released
Author: 0 First public beta of iOS 12 released

The beta versions of the software are not recommended for a user's primary Apple devices , as they may contain bugs which can lead to the software not functioning optimally. If the beta software is ruining your life, you can can unenroll at any time, here. There are also a bunch of front-facing features, including Grouped Notifications, Group FaceTime, and ARKit 2 for multiplayer gaming - so much room for group activities.

Tech Apple rejects claim of iPhone brute force hack
Author: 0 Apple rejects claim of iPhone brute force hack

Because this doesn't give the software any breaks, the keyboard input routine takes priority over the device's data-erasing feature, he explained. "Instead of sending passcodes one at a time and waiting, send them all in one go", he said .

Tech Security Researcher Reveals Method For Bypassing iOS Passcode
Author: 0 Security Researcher Reveals Method For Bypassing iOS Passcode

Hickey announced on Twitter last Friday that the passcode system protecting the iPhone can be bypassed through a brute force attack, and has even posted a video that proves it. The attack is slow, entering just one passcode every three to five seconds, per ZDNet , which works out to about 100 four-digit codes every hour. "Instead of sending passcodes one at a time and waiting, send them all in one go", he said .

Tech Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 arrives with LTE for $230
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 arrives with LTE for $230

For photography, the device comes with a dual-rear camera setup with 12MP + 5MP lens combination. Meanwhile, the Mi Pad 4 is a tablet device with an 8-inch 16:10 display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, and a 6000mAh battery. The tablet comes with a 8.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1920 pixels by 1200 pixels at a PPI of 283 pixels per inch. All the variants come with a microSD slot for expandable storage.

Tech Bethesda Is Suing Warner Bros. Over Their Westworld Game
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If it is proven that the Westworld game uses copied code, though, then the best that Warner and Behaviour can hope for is that the Westworld mobile game is simply pulled from digital marketplaces. Bethesda cited a bug which appears in Westworld as evidence of this appropriated code. "To bring the Westworld mobile game to market, Behaviour and Warner Bros.

Tech Supreme Court ruling lets states collect sales tax from online purchases
Author: 0 Supreme Court ruling lets states collect sales tax from online purchases

Prior to Wayfair v South Dakota, businesses that didn't have a physical location in a state were not required to remit sales taxes to that state government for their sales. In 2014, Amazon , the largest online retailer, began collecting the tax in Florida after it opened a series of "fulfillment centers" in the state.

Tech Instagram Launches Youtube Competitor IGTV for Longform Videos
Author: 0 Instagram Launches Youtube Competitor IGTV for Longform Videos

Users will also be able to discover IGTV content within the Explore tab on Instagram . However, it will also suggest others that you might like to watch, based on your interests. The app will go head to head with YouTube and Snapchat's new explore feature. What do you think of IGTV? Uploading a video is as simple as going to the profile screen and selecting a video from your camera roll, just like you would've done with the original Instagram .

Tech Algeria shuts down internet to prevent cheating during exams
Author: 0 Algeria shuts down internet to prevent cheating during exams

June 25 exams in Algeria will take more than 700 thousand students. Nouria Benghabrit, Algeria's education minister, told Algerian newspaper Annahar that Facebook also would be blocked across the country through the entire week of exams, the BBC reported .

Tech Apple Launches Keyboard Repair Program for MacBooks
Author: 0 Apple Launches Keyboard Repair Program for MacBooks

These butterfly keyboards have proven divisive among consumers. Many users disliked the feel compared to standard "scissor" switch laptop keys. These minimalist noteook keyoards, asically, are terrile: the key tops fall off, ad they ecome unresponsive when you push down o them or simple not work at all after a few weeks or moths of use.

Tech Microsoft Launches News App for IOS, Android, Windows 10
Author: 0 Microsoft Launches News App for IOS, Android, Windows 10

It sounds good though, and having more options would be great if you're exhausted of reaching the last ten and ending up surround by towers. Taking advantage of the excitement around a particular topic, in this case, Fortnite's release on Android is the easiest way for scammers to cash in on the craze.

Author: 0 Supreme Court privacy ruling

Companies like Avalara could benefit from a series of new laws that introduce more regulations that online retailers are forced to comply with. On June 4, the last day of the special second session, Louisiana legislators rushed through a bill that used the same wording as a South Dakota law that was the subject to the constitutional challenge in the high court.

Tech Google Measure update adds ARCore Android phone compatibility
Author: 0 Google Measure update adds ARCore Android phone compatibility

Although Google Measure boasts greater compatibility after today's update, the augmented reality app is still clunky and impractical, especially compared to its iOS counterpart - also called Measure - which is built into iOS 12. But with advances in augmented reality tech in more mainstream handsets, a lot of things only Tango could do are trickling down to devices regular people use.

Tech Controversial Copyright Directive Approved by EU Legal Affairs Committee
Author: 0 Controversial Copyright Directive Approved by EU Legal Affairs Committee

There has been fierce lobbying, pitting tech giants and internet activists against publishers, authors and artists. The pair, known as the Duopoly, are taking the lion's share of all new digital advertising money. U.S. president Donald Trump signed a new law in April making websites liable if they knowingly facilitate sex trafficking. A letter opposing Article 13 was signed last week by World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee, Internet Protocol co-inventor Vint Cerf, and other ...

Tech Apple Delays AirPower Charging Mat Once Again Due to Technical Hurdles
Author: 0 Apple Delays AirPower Charging Mat Once Again Due to Technical Hurdles

By the time September rolls around, we will have been waiting a year for AirPower to make its debut. The inclusion of the feature made a clear statement about Apple's vision for a wireless future - especially following its move to also ditch the headphone jack with the iPhone 7 one year before - and the company's announcement that it was working on its own wireless charger which could charge multiple devices at once, followed by the acquisition of PowerbyProxi , only reinforced that ...

Tech Commerce Stocks Smacked By Supreme Court Ruling On State Taxes
Author: 0 Commerce Stocks Smacked By Supreme Court Ruling On State Taxes

In his majority opinion Thursday, Justice Anthony Kennedy cited the expansion of internet commerce since the court's 1992 decision, noting national mail-order sales totaled $180 billion at that point, compared to $453.5 billion in online sales in 2017, according to the U.S.

Author: 0 Microsoft backpedals on VR promise

If you were still waiting patiently for the virtual reality features that Microsoft promised in 2016 , then I have some bad news for you. As an open platform, it just allows faster, more rapid iteration. Plus, the company quickly corrected itself about bringing VR to the Xbox shortly before the announcement of the Xbox One X at E3 2017. Microsoft has not really given any reason for the change of heart, but it has not given up completely on VR or MR.

Tech The Supreme Court just caused stocks of online retailers to tumble
Author: 0 The Supreme Court just caused stocks of online retailers to tumble

On the whole it was probably the right call, cleaning up an enormously incoherent and unfair tax regime that's only gotten worse as online retail has expanded. Now, some companies had, like Amazon had been remitting the sales tax to us already on internet sales. But some of it is just a political consideration.

Tech Uber, Ola lose Google Maps integration support
Author: 0 Uber, Ola lose Google Maps integration support

Now, we should look up the route in the Google Maps app and then request the ride from the Uber app. Although a user would still be able to see the estimated cost of different Uber rides in Maps, they would have to go to the actual Uber app to finish their booking process.

Author: 0 The Steam Summer Sale should kick off later today

Playing the Summer Saliens game will also help unlock free games available for all users. There's usually some kind of theme to the Summer Sale, and this time around, that theme is space. This number will be sure to increase has Valve Corporation plans to launch Steam China, breaking into the largest gaming market worldwide ( just ahead of the United States).