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Tech Battlefield V has been delayed by one month
Author: 0 Battlefield V has been delayed by one month

EA has moved the release date of Battlefield V to avoid Call Of Duty and Red Dead Redemption II, but the beta remains the same. As of right now, Battlefield V will be available for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC on November 20th! Some of them were about the game lacking content like co-op mode, which would release after launch like the battle royale mode , and others pointed towards a low number of pre-orders for it hence signaling towards a potential delay.

Tech Apple acquires startup focused on lenses for AR glasses
Author: 0 Apple acquires startup focused on lenses for AR glasses

Apple on Wednesday confirmed its acquisition of Akonia Holographics in its customary note on acquisitions, but didn't disclose the financial details of the transaction. While Glass did not take off - instead, finding a place in enterprise applications - exceedingly popular mobile applications such as Pokemon Go , which used mixed reality, have shown there is still interest in the consumer space.

Author: 0 PlayStation Plus Free Games for September 2018 Revealed

The first-person horror game Here They Lie for PlayStation VR is available for PS Plus members through October 2. It's a very different game that the outstanding God of War reboot that hit PS4 earlier this year, but it's still a great action game if you haven't played it.

Tech Asus shows off compact ZenBook laptops with clever LED touchpads at IFA
Author: 0 Asus shows off compact ZenBook laptops with clever LED touchpads at IFA

It features a 14-inch NanoEdge FHD display and an ErgoLift hinge for comfortable typing experience. Asus ZenBook Flip 13 and Flip 15 will be available from mid Q4. An IR camera is on board with support for Windows Hello, and voice recognition can be used to interact with both Cortana and Amazon Alexa. The new apps include Adobe Sign, Handwriting, and SpeechTyper.

Tech There's Now A Life-Size, Driveable Lego Technic Bugatti Chiron
Author: 0 There's Now A Life-Size, Driveable Lego Technic Bugatti Chiron

In case you're not up on the latest LEGO Technic sets, which feature interconnecting rods, axles, gears, motors, and more, here's a little teaser put out by the company to get more people interested in both the Technic sets and the Italian Grand Prix, which happens this weekend .

Tech Google’s own Titan Security Keys now available for purchase
Author: 0 Google’s own Titan Security Keys now available for purchase

If you're especially concerned about privacy or in a "high value" position, in security terms, hardware-based keys are the better choice, as they offer additional protections against things like phishing attacks . After the app is installed, follow the prompts to log in using your Titan key. A representative speaking on behalf of Google told us that "Google is the manufacturer of record and we contact a third party to produce the keys".

Tech HTC U12 Life is a Slick Looking Mid-Ranger That's Priced Well
Author: 0 HTC U12 Life is a Slick Looking Mid-Ranger That's Priced Well

It is backed by a 3,600mAh battery that also supports 5V/2A (10W) power input. Thankfully, the U12 Life's screen is largely the same, measuring 15cm across, though resolution has taken a dip down to 2160 x 1080. HTC has put a focus on selfies here, offering a front camera LED flash. The U12 Life is the successor to the U11 Life that was released past year.

Tech 'Gather round': Apple unveils iPhone launch date
Author: 0 'Gather round': Apple unveils iPhone launch date

They drove record launch sales for the company, with momentum going strong well beyond the Christmas quarter of 2014. No other iPhone launch since the iPhone 6 was as successful, although Apple continued to raise the average selling price of the iPhone and increase overall sales.

Tech Google Assistant can now understand two different languages at once
Author: 0 Google Assistant can now understand two different languages at once

The six supported languages to start are English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, and Japanese. You can simply set whichever languages you use at work, home or any time and then the Assistant can automatically flip back and forth no matter which language you use on your phone, smart speakers and more.

Tech Hands on: Sony unveils the bigger, brighter Xperia XZ3 flagship phone
Author: 0 Hands on: Sony unveils the bigger, brighter Xperia XZ3 flagship phone

The Xperia XZ3 will go on sale October 5 for £699 ($900), with pre-orders for the next-generation handset available from tomorrow, August 31. At the back, you have a single camera module, the laser auto-focus and dual LED flash module, and a circular fingerprint scanner placed at the center.

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Author: 0 Google "working hard" to bring Wireless Android Auto to Pie-powered phones

The video calling window in Google Duo covers nearly the entire tablet's screen. Up until now, Android tablet and iPad users were forced to use the smartphone version of Duo on their device. Google gathers more personal information from users on its Android platform than consumers know, a study by Vanderbilt University says. The tablet-centric interface demonstrates the video window almost on the whole screen - with the correct side highlighting the video call and voice call tabs and ...

Tech Union opposes Sprint merger with T-Mobile: Could cost 28,000 jobs
Author: 0 Union opposes Sprint merger with T-Mobile: Could cost 28,000 jobs

The group came to that figure by performing analyses based on location data for all retailers involved in the merger. Today, Public Knowledge, joined by Common Cause, Consumers Union , New America's Open Technology Institute, and Writers Guild of America West filed a petition with the Federal Communications Commission asking the agency to deny the proposed merger of T-Mobile and Sprint.

Tech Nintendo's original Dragalia Lost mobile game gets a commercial USA launch date
Author: 0 Nintendo's original Dragalia Lost mobile game gets a commercial USA launch date

Dragalia is a co-op action-RPG that will be released on September 27th for iOS and Android devices. Nintendo has finally revealed the first information about its first new IP designed specifically for mobile devices. But Dragalia Lost doesn't feature any established characters, aiming to possibly start a franchise of its own rather than joining a legendary series of cross-platform blockbusters.

Tech Apple to unveil new iPhones in coming weeks
Author: 0 Apple to unveil new iPhones in coming weeks

The star of the show will be the new iPhone and more specifically the new iPhones . Credit: Tom's GuideLoup Ventures recently conducted a survey of 530 USA consumers to determine whether they'd want to upgrade to a new iPhone or stick with what they now have.

Tech LG G7 One and G7 Fit Announced, Both Coming to IFA Berlin
Author: 0 LG G7 One and G7 Fit Announced, Both Coming to IFA Berlin

LG G7 Fit is affordable and packs Snapdragon 821. Phone is also IP68 and MIL-STD 810G rated for being rugged. The LG G7 One is actually an Android One smartphone, and we'll kick things off by talking about that phone in particular. Another difference from the G7 One is the slightly slower Bluetooth 4.2, compared to the 5.0 version that the other variant comes with. This means you're getting stock Android on a somewhat high-end LG phone, a dream that many fans of the company's ...

Tech Google to expand Tez platform in India as Google Pay
Author: 0 Google to expand Tez platform in India as Google Pay

Disclosure: Paytm's parent company One97 is an investor in NDTV's Gadgets 360. India saw a brief spurt in digital payments two years ago when Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government banned most of the nation's existing bank notes, although the spike petered out as new bills were printed.

Tech Bose reveals trio of smart speakers stuffed with Amazon Alexa
Author: 0 Bose reveals trio of smart speakers stuffed with Amazon Alexa

The Home Speaker 500 is claimed to have the widest soundstage available in any smart speaker , according to Bose. If you like the look of these we're checking in with Bose on Australian availability so stay tuned. Six weeks after Sonos released their small struggling Beam Soundbar , Bose has released a premium 700 soundbar. The Soundbar 500 measures 31.5 x 4 x 1.75 inches, has three drives in the front and one on each end, and uses what Bose calls ADAPTiQ technology to tailor the audio ...

Tech Google introduces selfie stickers on Gboard - turn your face into an emoji
Author: 0 Google introduces selfie stickers on Gboard - turn your face into an emoji

Google seems to have rolled out "Mini" sticker for its Gboard application, and that goes for both Android and iOS versions of that app. All you have to do is download the Gboard app as your primary keyboard, tap the emoji button on the left of the spacebar, select the stickers icon, tap on the Mini icon and create .

Tech Unified Korean Team Wins First Gold at 2018 Asian Games
Author: 0 Unified Korean Team Wins First Gold at 2018 Asian Games

In the men's finals, Indonesia will compete with Myanmar, Chinese Taipei, China , Thailand, and the Philippines. Kim, 24, told AFP she had struggled with a leg injury since her only worldwide win, the Asian Junior Cup in 2013. The medal was awarded to Korea, not North or South Korea. India's Hima Das, who won the world junior title in Finland in July, collected silver in 50.79.

Tech Google Just Fixed One of the Biggest Problems with Wear OS Watches
Author: 0 Google Just Fixed One of the Biggest Problems with Wear OS Watches

Google has revealed an overhauled version of its Wear OS software for smartwatches. It looks like a smaller version of the Assistant feed now available on most Android phones, only adapted for the smaller display. But the most important change comes in the way your smartwatch will handle notifications. A new notification feed, still accessed with a swipe up on the screen, shares the same design aesthetics as the Assistant feed and will include smart reply options, making it easy to ...

Tech Samsung Galaxy Note 9 gets torn down and assessed for repairability
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 9 gets torn down and assessed for repairability

Galaxy Note 9 set a new record for this brightness measurement that was 27 percent brighter than last year's Galaxy Note 8 . So you have the new Samsung Galaxy Note9 but haven't been able to download all-new versions of your favorite apps from the Google Play store , including NextRadio? "The Note has always been our showcase for premium technology and industry-defining innovation, and Galaxy Note9 is no exception".

Tech Intel launches new 8th-gen Core CPUs for laptops
Author: 0 Intel launches new 8th-gen Core CPUs for laptops

Intel has not yet confirmed pricing for the parts, nor when the first systems based on the new chips will be available to buy. Both Whiskey Lake and Amber Lake chips come in I7, i5, and i3 variations, and it's likely we'll soon see them in brand new notebooks.

Tech YouTube gets Digital Wellbeing tools, shows time spent watching videos
Author: 0 YouTube gets Digital Wellbeing tools, shows time spent watching videos

However, I did watch a video this morning that YouTube's tracking seems to have missed. As part of its efforts to promote a digital wellbeing , Google has decided it will show you the amount of time you spend binge-watching on YouTube, a feature that's rolling out globally on both Android and iOS versions of the app from Monday.

Tech ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ Is the Best-Selling Game on Amazon
Author: 0 ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ Is the Best-Selling Game on Amazon

Ultimate in the United States, but this one will come with a different assortment of contents. This bundle will come with a steel container that holds the game and a pretty baller Super Smash Bros themed controller. website updated and with it appeared a new Switch Pro Controller that comes donned with the iconic Smash logo. Don't forget to also check out the Game Cube controller adapter for $20.

Tech Whoa, There's Gonna Be A Streets Of Rage 4
Author: 0 Whoa, There's Gonna Be A Streets Of Rage 4

The game will have hand-drawn visuals from the same development team as Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap . The game, which was a cult classic when released all the way back in 1991, spawned three sequels (but don't bother with the third because it was woeful) and is now set to get a long-awaited fourth thanks to publisher DotEmu and developers Lizardcube and Guard Crush Games .

Tech Microsoft launches Xbox All Access with two-year console financing | Engadget Today
Author: 0 Microsoft launches Xbox All Access with two-year console financing | Engadget Today

Even worse, if you decide to drop out of the plan after a month, you could be staring down at a bill of $800 in the case of the Xbox One X package - far more than you would've spent if you would've just bought the console outright. There are two bundles available as part of Xbox All Access . Other notable membership perks include exclusive Deals with Gold and the ability to save games to the cloud.

Tech Apple won't release a new iPad Mini this year, says report
Author: 0 Apple won't release a new iPad Mini this year, says report

Ten a.m. local time would be the start, as usual. To justify the increased price and size of the iPhone X Plus, reports say Apple is looking for some distinguished changes. Both these iPhones will ship with OLED screens and updated dual rear cameras, along with a more powerful processor that could be Apple-made A12. As for what these three iPhones are going to be called, apparently there's still some debate inside Apple - the iPhone Xs and the iPhone Xs Plus are names that have been ...

Tech Google to Launch Pixel 3 on October 9
Author: 0 Google to Launch Pixel 3 on October 9

According to Bloomberg's sources, Google has an event scheduled for Thursday, October 9 in NY, where it will show off its new phones - as well as (perhaps) a Pixel Watch and a new Pixelbook . What's really prompting ire, though, is the sheer size of the notch itself. After the unboxing, the camera zooms way in on the Pixel 3 XL, giving us our closest look yet at the front and the back of Google's new phablet.

Tech Mercedes Unveils Silver Arrow EV Concept Car at Pebble Beach
Author: 0 Mercedes Unveils Silver Arrow EV Concept Car at Pebble Beach

Gorden Wagener, Chief Design Officer at Daimler AG, said, "Over 80 years ago, the historic Silver Arrows demonstrated that Mercedes-Benz was a pioneer when it came to speed, thanks, among other things, to their streamlined shape". That screen has Virtual Race Coach, which uses artificial intelligence to pit the Silver Arrow's driver against a virtual opponent, using augmented reality to show the "ghost" on the road ahead as in a video game.