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Tech Photoshop coming to iPad in 2019
Author: 0 Photoshop coming to iPad in 2019

The news arrives shortly after the highly anticipated release of Affinity Designer - essentially Adobe Illustrator for the iPad - which follows Serif's Affinity Photo app that replicates most of Photoshop's key features on the iPad, and was given a high-profile launch at an Apple keynote in June 2017.

Tech Google Chrome prevents sites from launching Spectre-like attacks
Author: 0 Google Chrome prevents sites from launching Spectre-like attacks

The feature is enabled by default so Chrome users will notice the RAM usage increase only once they have downloaded the latest version of the browser. In other words even if there was malware running on an open browser tab, it would not be able to impact data from other websites that might be open in other open tabs on the user desktop.

Tech India Says 'Yes' To Net Neutrality; What Does It Mean
Author: 0 India Says 'Yes' To Net Neutrality; What Does It Mean

This means that telecom operators in India can not give preferential treatment to any user, content, site, platform, or application. The draft Telecom policy , however, keeps certain Internet of Things services such as autonomous vehicles and digital healthcare outside the ambit of these rules.

Tech Sprint Introduces ‘Unlimited Plus’ and ‘Unlimited Basic’ Plans
Author: 0 Sprint Introduces ‘Unlimited Plus’ and ‘Unlimited Basic’ Plans

At five lines, the Unlimited Basic costs $160, while the Plus plan costs $180, above the $100 promotion of its current Unlimited Freedom plan . Video streaming is also capped at 480p (DVD-quality). The Unlimited Plus plan starts at $70 for the first line. Sprint's four-page press release announcing the new plans included 11 footnotes, signaling just how complicated they are.

Author: 0 HTC To Launch ‘Exodus’ Blockchain Smartphone This Fall

Past few Years, we could see that HTC didn't do any good in their Smartphone game where none of their Phones did well in the Market and faced huge losses. The specs for Exodus remain unknown, however, Chen did confirm that the blockchain smartphone will definitely be available "everywhere outside of China " explaining that China will be a more hard market due to "different rules, everywhere from regulations to how Android even works".

Tech Microsoft takes the fight to Slack with a free version of Teams
Author: 0 Microsoft takes the fight to Slack with a free version of Teams

First, you only get to search the most recent 10 thousand messages - which, by the way, is actually one of the most annoying and limiting parts of Slack's free product. The version of Microsoft Teams is rolling out today, and that'll most probably boost its growth. Granted, there's always the chance Slack could improve its free offering to counter Microsoft, but we've heard of no such plans yet.

Tech Windows 10 S Mode Switch Vanishes In Latest Insider Preview Build
Author: 0 Windows 10 S Mode Switch Vanishes In Latest Insider Preview Build

Sign-in has been sped up thanks to a new "Fast Sign-in" option created to help those using a shared or guest Windows 10 machine. The security patches are now available for Windows 10 version 1803, Windows 10 Fall Creators Update version 1709 , the original Creators Update version 1703 , and the Anniversary Update.

Tech This Is the Galaxy Note 9's New S Pen
Author: 0 This Is the Galaxy Note 9's New S Pen

While Samsung there is no definitive report about the launch time, we can only guess that official launch may be around the corner, as now that the smartphone has appeared on the FCC website. While the new colour combination seems a bit awkward if we look at the previous Samsung Galaxy Note models, the leaked image suggests that Samsung may make the move to attract customers.

Tech Players will
Author: 0 Players will "conduct crazed experiments" when Hearthstone: The Boomsday Project releases

Dr Boom has built a complex of hidden laboratories in the ever-churning Netherstorm, where he and his colourful crew of renegade researchers are hard at work on all manner of ill-advised scientific endeavours. These one-time-only bundles are available on any platform for $49.99/£44.99 and $79.99/£69.99, respectively. Learn more about this exciting opportunity at TheBoomsdayProject.com.

Tech Apple starts selling exclusive Blackmagic eGPU to boost MacBook Pro performance
Author: 0 Apple starts selling exclusive Blackmagic eGPU to boost MacBook Pro performance

Apple has also introduced a new leather sleeve for both the 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro models. Apple cites that the 8th-generation Intel Core processor in these laptops will be "ideal for manipulating large data sets, performing complex simulations, creating multi-track audio projects or doing advanced image processing or film editing".

Tech Security Researcher Accuses Apple of Censoring Taiwan's Flag in China
Author: 0 Security Researcher Accuses Apple of Censoring Taiwan's Flag in China

At this point, Patrick Wardle boils down the crashing applications to an error in the coding rather than a deliberate bug, but regardless of whether the crashes were intentionally programmed into iOS , the flag censorship certainly was, indicating Apple's willingness to appease the Chinese government.

Tech Happy 10th Birthday, App Store!
Author: 0 Happy 10th Birthday, App Store!

People sometimes forget that when the first-ever iPhone launched in 2007, there was no App Store. The App Store brought gaming mainstream, thanks to the easy Multi-Touch technology on iPhone and iPad and the convenience of playing on the go.

Tech With World Cup conflict looming, Wimbledon loosens mobile phone restrictions
Author: 0 With World Cup conflict looming, Wimbledon loosens mobile phone restrictions

They claim that they've got brilliant Wifi and that all spectators are entitled to privately and quietly watch the World Cup final on their phones but that they will not be changing the start time of 2pm. 'What will happen next Sunday is Centre Court will be packed for the men's singles final and I'm sure people will be able to follow the World Cup final , ' Lewis told Independent.

Tech Samsung Galaxy Tab S4's optional keyboard cover and stylus exposed
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Tab S4's optional keyboard cover and stylus exposed

Coming towards the new S Pen , Blass has shared a separate render differentiating the S Pen of the Galaxy Tab S4 and the S Pen of the Galaxy Tab S3 . The Galaxy Tab S4 specs include a 10.5-inch 2560×1600 pixel resolution display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.

Tech Xiaomi’s weak debut signals trouble for next Hong Kong tech listings
Author: 0 Xiaomi’s weak debut signals trouble for next Hong Kong tech listings

Xiaomi first announced it was going public on May 3 and hoped to raise $10 billion United States dollars to get to a total valuation of $100 million. Instead, the current valuation of $46 billion essentially means the company's value remains unchanged from its last fundraising round in 2014. Chinese smartphone manufacturer and occasional Apple tribute act Xiaomi has made its debut on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange - officially making it the world's third largest phonemaker.

Tech WWE 2K19 Skips Nintendo Switch This Year
Author: 0 WWE 2K19 Skips Nintendo Switch This Year

WWE 2K19 will not be released for Nintendo Switch following a backlash to last year's instalment, publisher 2K Games has officially confirmed. Warframe was already one of the most successful free-to-play games on the market, and after that preview, I suspect it will find even more fans.

Tech Microsoft Teases New Surface Device
Author: 0 Microsoft Teases New Surface Device

That pretty much jives with Bloomberg's report from May, which also stated that the affordable Surface would feature a 10-inch display , USB-C connectivity, and weigh less than other Surface tablets . LTE and 256GB SSD models are coming later. Microsoft 365 will be an option, as will Windows Autopilot , Microsoft's device provisioning service, for the Surface Go devices.

Tech Shocking! IHOP acknowledges it faked IHOb name change
Author: 0 Shocking! IHOP acknowledges it faked IHOb name change

Remember all that drama over IHOP changing its name to IHOb? The California-based breakfast chain said on its social media platforms that the change back to " IHOP " would coincide with its 60th anniversary. Hollis Johnson/Business InsiderIHOP will continue to sell both pancakes and burgers. A YouGov poll found that 19 percent of adults said they talked about the store in the two weeks before the IHOB campaign, Business Insider reported .

Tech Samsung’s biggest factory will be inaugurated in India today
Author: 0 Samsung’s biggest factory will be inaugurated in India today

The new Samsung factory will have the capacity to fabricate 120 million smartphones per year, and make everything from low-end smartphones that cost under $100 to the company's flagship S9 model, according to the company. This will put Noida on top of cities across the world with the biggest mobile manufacturing plant. Samsung's new Mobile factory: World's largest? .

Tech Google Duplex AI Ready to Replace Call Centers
Author: 0 Google Duplex AI Ready to Replace Call Centers

The idea for use in a call center setting or with that insurance company would be a version of what we've already seen Google doing with Duplex - namely, fielding simple calls and requests and passing things off to a human if things get more complicated.

Tech Bethesda Would
Author: 0 Bethesda Would "Love" Skyrim Mods on Switch

I followed this up with Todd Howard in an interview afterwards and asked what he meant. "They asked for mods, they asked for Creation Club - 'When are we getting more stuff?'" According to Howard, it's not in the cards right now. Howard said: " We are not actively doing that ". Mod support has been - and will be - a fundamental part of Bethesda Game Studios games going forward.

Tech New 2019 Suzuki Jimny SUV: European specifications revealed
Author: 0 New 2019 Suzuki Jimny SUV: European specifications revealed

The new version is the first major update to the model since 1998, but despite this the Jimny has earned itself a solid reputation among off-road and city vehicle enthusiasts. Boot space in the new Jimny starts at 85 litres with the rear seats in use and expands to 377-litres (53 litres more than the old car) when the rear seats are folded.

Tech Microsoft Rewards app is now available for everyone on Xbox One
Author: 0 Microsoft Rewards app is now available for everyone on Xbox One

FastStart uses machine learning to identify which files are needed first and prioritize those downloads so you can jump into a game faster while the rest of the file finishes. You can now press the Y button anywhere on the dashboard to bring up the search box and look for Settings , Games, or products in the store. Someone's holding a PlayStation 4 controller instead of an Xbox One controller.

Tech EU Parliament to vote on controversial copyright law
Author: 0 EU Parliament to vote on controversial copyright law

The draft law was firmly resisted by major USA tech giants as well as advocates of Internet freedom. The amended report will be presented in Plenary in September for the full Parliament to vote on again. " The European Parliament will now be able, in an open debate, to improve the text and defend freedom of expression ahead of the next elections", said Diego Naranjo, Senior Policy Advisor at EDRi .

Tech OnePlus 5 to get faster software updates
Author: 0 OnePlus 5 to get faster software updates

Google had announced Project Treble before releasing Android 8.0 Oreo a year ago to allow greater speed in software updates of Android devices. Users who have registered for the same on their phones should find the new Open beta 13 and 11 in the settings of their respective devices. A new user interface, more colour customisation options and an improved launcher are just some of the new perks coming to OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T owners.

Tech Fortnite's Playground mode to go offline
Author: 0 Fortnite's Playground mode to go offline

Today Epic announced that the Playground will stay open until July 12-right when Fortnite Season 5 kicks off-at which point it will be taken down and reworked for a future LTM release. Epic said it hopes to deliver a "full creative mode" inside Fortnite someday, and Playground is the "first step" towards that. Have you been enjoying Playground mode? This is perhaps because of the delay of Playground v1 and the resulting disappointment from fans.

Tech We Happy Few Has Been Approved for Sale in Australia
Author: 0 We Happy Few Has Been Approved for Sale in Australia

In the Classification Review Board's opinion We Happy Few warrants an R 18+ classification because the interactive drug use is high in impact. "I know that We Happy Few has been on the Early Access rollercoaster for nearly two years now, but it really looks like the game being released this summer will be a very different animal than the one we were first introduced to", wrote the preview's author.