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Tech FCC Pauses Massive T-Mobile/Sprint Merger
Author: 0 FCC Pauses Massive T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

The FCC says the clock will remain paused until the companies submit all necessary information and the commission can then review that information. So, in essence, TMUS recently made a decision to offer up a bunch more material in support of the merger and the FCC needs more time to review it.

Tech IPhone Xs Max and iPhone 9 cases discovered at Walmart - they're big
Author: 0 IPhone Xs Max and iPhone 9 cases discovered at Walmart - they're big

The company's rumored devices will bring a few things we have never seen before. But with about a week left before Apple's event , there's still time to make this phone the "iPhone 11" - or, at least, not the XS. This will probably be a cheaper version. The Pixel 3 will come sporting a 5.4-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels. Those are certainly attractive price points, but there is also speculation that iPhone pricing this year will be higher than many are ...

Tech European Union lawmakers vote on digital copyright reform
Author: 0 European Union lawmakers vote on digital copyright reform

Lawmakers subsequently beefed up the European Union executive's proposal in favour of Europe's creative industries, prompting a backlash from the tech industry . Some also worry about the cost and reliability of automated filters. YouTube already uses Content ID to identify and block copyrighted content, but when these rights are put into the hands of publishers the censorship might become much more severe.

Tech ‘Final Fantasy VII,’ ‘IX,’ And ‘X’ Coming To Nintendo Switch In 2019
Author: 0 ‘Final Fantasy VII,’ ‘IX,’ And ‘X’ Coming To Nintendo Switch In 2019

There's no word yet on what they'll cost. I don't need another copy of Final Fantasy X , but I'm definitely going to be picking it (and the others) up when they launch next year! Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition had also already been announced , at a PlayStation event earlier in the week, but it will also be coming to Switch next year, complete with online multiplayer and new areas.

Tech Apple shows off three new iPhones and smartwatch to detect heart problems
Author: 0 Apple shows off three new iPhones and smartwatch to detect heart problems

Here all you have to do while wearing the watch is to touch the crown - which serves as an anode and closes the loop created across your arms and heart. Well, the pricing starts a lot lower than for the iPhone XS, but the differences between European and USA pricing are still very much there. Well, both the Xs and Xs Max will launch on 21 September, with preorders starting on 14 September.

Tech Nintendo unveils $60 wireless NES controllers for the Switch
Author: 0 Nintendo unveils $60 wireless NES controllers for the Switch

Another is a download code for Splatoon 2 in-game gear. Each controller can be used separately for any of the co-operative NES games you may play as part of the Switch online service. According to Nintendo's site , individual plans will go for about $4 a month, and $20 for a year. This will be especially important if you have multiple Switch profiles in your house, such as those for children and other family members.

Tech RIP iPhone: Apple discontinues its flagships
Author: 0 RIP iPhone: Apple discontinues its flagships

The bigger question is whether you consider the iPhone XR's $750 a reasonable price for a new iPhone that isn't its top flagship. Now, the Apple Watch Edition has been removed from Apple's lineup entirely . The company removed the headphone jack in its iPhones starting with the iPhone 7 and said that it believed the future of audio centered on wireless technology.

Tech Goldman Sachs analyst thinks $749 iPhone XR is too cheap
Author: 0 Goldman Sachs analyst thinks $749 iPhone XR is too cheap

Battery replacement for an out-of-warranty iPhone in the X line - which includes the original 2017 iPhone X - will cost $69 next year, the site noted after Wednesday's unveiling of the newest iPhones . The first one is about the iPhone XS, XS Max and XR and showcases all the important features of the handsets - displays, cameras and design. Single rear camera lens instead of two: This is a big one.

Tech IPhone XR in 2 minutes: All you need to know
Author: 0 IPhone XR in 2 minutes: All you need to know

Are people mad about it? Preorders start at 2 AM CST on Friday and last through September 16th. Apple's event comes with the global smartphone market at near-peak saturation, and without a major catalyst for sales ahead of a likely rollout of 5G, or fifth generation, wireless networks, expected in 2019.

Tech Apple's greatest magic trick: A $749 iPhone is now
Author: 0 Apple's greatest magic trick: A $749 iPhone is now "cheap"

The tech giant unveiled three new phones at an event in Cupertino, California, on Wednesday, launching two main versions, the iPhone XS and XS Max , and notably, a third cheaper model iPhone XR . The iPhone Xr goes for $749, the iPhone Xs starts at $999 and the iPhone Xs Max begins at a whopping $1,099. Side by side, the iPhone XR screen looks duller and less pin-sharp.

Tech Gunfire Strikes House of Popular Streamer Dr Disrespect
Author: 0 Gunfire Strikes House of Popular Streamer Dr Disrespect

In fact, he was voted Streamer of the Year and won Trending Gamer in 2017. The Doctor character originated from playing Halo 2 on the Xbox and it had proximity chat where you could engage with someone in real-time on the microphone, and I loved that; I ate that up'.

Tech Nintendo Direct Delayed After Japan Earthquake
Author: 0 Nintendo Direct Delayed After Japan Earthquake

This was to be Nintendo's fourth Direct presentation. Nintendo Switch Online is set to be released this month, yet we still know very little about it. At the bottom of the page, a suggested games tool pulled up a 2019 Nintendo Switch game with the name Yoshi's Crafted World clearly displayed. Back in July, it was reported that the console had sold almost 20 million units worldwide, and this new development in Japan most likely puts the Switch above that number now.

Tech Google Releases Improved USB-C Headphone Adapter, Raises Price
Author: 0 Google Releases Improved USB-C Headphone Adapter, Raises Price

No, it's not new Pixelbooks, Pixel Buds or a new paid version of Google Wave. Indubitably, the Pixel 2 shipped with a USB-C headphone jack adapter that appears mighty the same to Apple's have pack-in dongle. Before all the pieces, Google charged a sexy $20 for the adapter on its have, however rapid lowered the value down to $9 to compare Apple's have adapter when consumers (understandably) revolted.

Tech Apple says new iOS will help battle smartphone addiction
Author: 0 Apple says new iOS will help battle smartphone addiction

The iPhone 6S and 6S Plus were unveiled in 2015 and it was evident Apple would kill the handset sooner or later. The pricey iPhones disturbed fans so much so, that Apple stocks started plummeting after the launch event. Schiller did not that due to the limitations on eSIM availability in China, Apple will be releasing special models of the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max in China that provide support for two physical SIM cards in a single slot - one on each side of the SIM tray.

Tech The Last Remnant Remastered announced; coming west on December 6
Author: 0 The Last Remnant Remastered announced; coming west on December 6

Instead, The Last Remnant featured a cruel randomized battle system that made the game near impossible to beat. Marking 10 years since the release of the original version, Square Enix revealed The Last Remnant Remastered through a teaser trailer posted to the company's YouTube channel.

Author: 0 The New $1,449 iPhone Won't Include A Free Headphone Dongle

A dongle is a device used to connect a pair of headphones into a new Apple device, as any pair of non-Apple headphones don't fit. The iPhone XR has been replaced as a low-priced LCD alternative to the duo. An iOS 12 mobile operating system that will power new iPhones unveiled on Wednesday, and be pushed out as an update to prior models, has new features to reduce how much they distract people from the real world.

Author: 0 The biggest announcements from Apple's iPhone Xs event

With the launch of the new iPhone XS, XS Max and iPhone XR , Apple has reduced the price of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 7 models by £100. The previous prices of iPhone X were Rs 95,390 and Rs 1,08,930. The iPhone Xs has been introduced in a 512 GB storage model as well. It starts at $749 for the 64 GB model and will cost more for its 128 GB and 256 GB models.

Author: 0 Ericsson strengthens end-to-end transport solutions for 5G

Swedish telecom gear maker Ericsson has bagged a multi-year 5G network deployment contract worth $3.5 billion with the U.S. carrier T-Mobile. Nokia and Ericsson both have contracts to supply hardware to all 3 of the major providers - and if T-Mobile's deal is any indicator, they are likely $3.5B or more.

Author: 0 How to watch Apple's 2018 iPhone keynote announcement - Stream, schedule, info

What's remarkable is that it's very rare when the cheapest iPhone of the year catches the maximum attention. The iPhone XR also comes in a wider range of colors, specifically white, black, blue, yellow, coral and red, while the iPhone 8 comes in just space grey, silver, gold and red (and the red model isn't widely available any more).

Tech Sketchy pre-order site 'confirms' the OnePlus 6T
Author: 0 Sketchy pre-order site 'confirms' the OnePlus 6T

OnePlus , unlike many companies, chose to keep the jack on its flagship smartphones even in 2018, but it looks like the company will part ways with one of the most divisive features in today's smartphones when it launches the OnePlus 6T in Q4 2018.

Tech Latest Windows 10 Build Interrupts Firefox and Chrome Installations
Author: 0 Latest Windows 10 Build Interrupts Firefox and Chrome Installations

In my opinion, the operating system you choose to run should remain independent of the software you choose to install, but Microsoft clearly disagrees with that view based on a new tweak to Windows 10. It provides the users with two options - "Open Microsoft Edge" and "Install anyway". The pop-up is part of Window's "Apps &Features" setting, according to Windows Central .

Tech Lexus ES will be first mirrorless production auto
Author: 0 Lexus ES will be first mirrorless production auto

The feed from the new side camera's will be displayed inside on two 5-inch displays that sit on the ES' a-pillars. . The cameras automatically shift their focus to the appropriate area when the driver activates their turn signals or puts the vehicle in reverse.

Tech Google to Kill Its Inbox App In Favor of Gmail
Author: 0 Google to Kill Its Inbox App In Favor of Gmail

Fortunately, because Inbox requires a Gmail account to use, all the messages in their Inbox account are also still on Gmail. First launched in 2014, Inbox was sort of the antithesis to its name. We're going to miss the Blue of Inbox but it seems like many much-loved services before it Google has plans and they don't include Inbox. "As a result, we're planning to focus exclusively on Gmail and say goodbye to Inbox".

Tech Fortnite In Real Life Coming Soon, Through Nerf Blasters And Monopoly
Author: 0 Fortnite In Real Life Coming Soon, Through Nerf Blasters And Monopoly

This item was leaked, but the game developer still hasn't released it. The Nerf guns are now slated for a 2019 release and are said by Hasbro to "immerse fans into the player-versus-player action of the game". With Season 6 on the horizon and the belief that Fortnite is losing its mojo, Epic may be looking at getting back to the "good old days" that so many players pine for.

Tech Everything Apple didn’t announce at its event: Macs, iPads, and more
Author: 0 Everything Apple didn’t announce at its event: Macs, iPads, and more

Not only is that the biggest iPhone display to date, it's also just a hair bigger than the 6.4-inch display of the recently released Samsung Galaxy Note9. The front camera is still a 7MP lens but has a 2x faster sensor and improved red-eye reduction, detail segmentation, and more thanks to the A12 chip.

Tech Apple launches iPhone XS and XS Max with Super Retina OLED displays
Author: 0 Apple launches iPhone XS and XS Max with Super Retina OLED displays

However, it should be noted that of the three new iPhones introduced - the iPhone XS , XS Max , and XR - not one of them included Apple's signature home button. As expected , the phones will now come with up to 512GB of storage, up from the 256GB max on last year's models. CEO Tim Cook showed off the Apple XS, which has a bigger screen than the one on last year's dramatically designed model, the iPhone X.

Tech Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's battle royale mode Blackout available now
Author: 0 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's battle royale mode Blackout available now

Call of Duty professional players, and the community at large, have taken an immediate liking to Call of Duty's new battle royale , Blackout . Monday, 10th September - Monday, 17th September. It often seems like the time that you need to hold Square is inconsistent. Though experience won't carry over into the full game, playing the first multiplayer beta gave everyone a "unique, one-of-a-kind calling card" to carry over into the full game.

Tech New iPhones aim for momentum in sputtering smartphone market
Author: 0 New iPhones aim for momentum in sputtering smartphone market

China Telecom has shared an image (pictured above) which teases dual-SIM capabilities on the upcoming iPhone. Leaks and rumors have it that Apple plans to unveil three new iPhone models, including an improved version of the flagship X model released a year ago with a $1,000 price tag.