Apple's iOS 12 securely and automatically shares emergency location with 911

According to Apple's press release, Apple's HELO technology is capable of meeting and exceeding those standards today, and with the adoption of RapidSOS's protocol this fall in iOS 12, those benefits will be enjoyed by 911 call centers too. More..

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OxygenOS 5.1.7 update fixes bootloader security issue in OnePlus 6
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

OxygenOS 5.1.7 update fixes bootloader security issue in OnePlus 6

Some testing by OnePlus reveals that the Indian variants of the OnePlus 6 were found to be unstable post the update. Having said that, if you can't wait for the update notification to pop up on your OneP...More..

Initial OnePlus 6 Sales In China & India Exceed Expectations
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Initial OnePlus 6 Sales In China & India Exceed Expectations

But even if it bothers you, you can go into the display settings and turn on the notch-less display option to get your black bar back. This is indeed a downer, and one of those factors that stop OnePlus ...More..

Trump Again Falsely Blames Democrats for His Separation Policy
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Trump Again Falsely Blames Democrats for His Separation Policy

The Trump administration has been pursuing a zero-tolerance policy toward illegal border crossings, in which every immigrant arrested for crossing the border is referred for federal prosecution. The Trump adm...More..

Apple Bans Cryptocurrency Mining, Limits Access To Friends Data
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Apple Bans Cryptocurrency Mining, Limits Access To Friends Data

For many years now, the norm has been than apps will request users for access to their contacts and then use that information for marketing purposes. Apple is trying to make it harder for developers to abuse ...More..

Next BMW 2 Series: Coupe Stays RWD; Other Models FWD; Cabrio Axed
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Next BMW 2 Series: Coupe Stays RWD; Other Models FWD; Cabrio Axed

Spy shots posted by Auto Express of a heavily-camouflaged version of the vehicle testing at the 12.9-mile Nurburgring racing circuit in Germany offer fans a closer look at the new 8 Series . It features a st...More..

Gmail starts rolling out AI-based high-priority notifications for iOS users
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Gmail starts rolling out AI-based high-priority notifications for iOS users

Google wants to use AI to help determine which emails you receive as notifications . Once the update is in place and the High Priority only setting is enabled, any push notification you see on your s...More..

PlayStation slammed over Fortnite bungle
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

PlayStation slammed over Fortnite bungle

Sony's contribution to the madness features the Sony Days of Play: a sale running through June 18 that features a sick-looking limited edition PS4 , controllers , and savings up to $200 on insane VR bundles a...More..

Apple to close major iPhone security loophole exploited by police
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Apple to close major iPhone security loophole exploited by police

Apple has always been an advocate of user privacy , which has, many a time , made it impossible for the law enforcement authorities to break into an iPhone . A judge decreed it should, but Apple CEO Tim Coo...More..

Employees in Apple office are getting standing desks
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Employees in Apple office are getting standing desks

Apple's deliberately opaque about the day-to-day goings on in its headquarters, but Tim Cook revealed this tidbit of information in a Bloomberg interview with the Carlyle Group's David Rubenstein published ...More..

Black Ops 4 Additional Content Won't Be Sold Standalone Anymore
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Black Ops 4 Additional Content Won't Be Sold Standalone Anymore

The cities in question are Washington, Boston, Philadelphia, Houston, Chicago, Seattle, Atlanta and, my boys in the Hoosier State, Indianapolis. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is shaping up to be one of the bi...More..

Cortana leaves Windows 10 vulnerable on locked devices
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Cortana leaves Windows 10 vulnerable on locked devices

Cortana has an indexing feature which can be used to index all files on a system to make them available quickly in the Windows Search menu. Microsoft has acknowledged the vulnerabilities which affect 32-b...More..

Apple reportedly scaling back expectations for sales of this year’s flagship iPhones
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Apple reportedly scaling back expectations for sales of this year’s flagship iPhones

The iPhone 8, the company's current-generation base model, sells for $699 and up. It now seems that the plan has changed and Apple is planning to make more LCD units now. The company had originally planned to o...More..

Fortnite for Nintendo Switch: The Ultimate Guide
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Fortnite for Nintendo Switch: The Ultimate Guide

The game is available to play on Windows, Xbox One , PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and iOS . Concerns over addiction to video games such as Fortnite among young people are "inevitable" but parents mu...More..

Sony Stock Drops After Fortnite PS4, Switch Account Controversy
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Sony Stock Drops After Fortnite PS4, Switch Account Controversy

I buy my kid a console. Combining the worlds of Toy Story , Tangled , Hercules, Frozen and more into one role-playing game, it will retail for US$79.99 and can be pre-ordered now. For PvE stuffs, cross-play...More..

The Biggest Takeaways From Nintendo's E3 Presentations
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

The Biggest Takeaways From Nintendo's E3 Presentations

Ultimate , Super Mario Party , and the addition of various third-party games to their systems. The latest iteration of this platform-based multiplayer, in which players whittle away one another's stamina and...More..

Instagram decides not to roll out screenshot notification feature
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Instagram decides not to roll out screenshot notification feature

The company confirmed as much to BuzzFeed News , saying it's ending its test into the feature. This was a feature that was inspired from Instagram-rival Snapchat , which famously tells users if someone has ...More..

Saudi Arabia players to face 'disciplinary action' for embarrassing loss to Russian Federation
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Saudi Arabia players to face 'disciplinary action' for embarrassing loss to Russian Federation

Russian global Aleksandr Golovin said that his side's World Cup Group A opponents Egypt and Uruguay are strong teams. "We have to keep focusing to try to progress (in the tournament)". While no one in their...More..

Apple Maps is down, 'all users' affected
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Apple Maps is down, 'all users' affected

Apple's System Status does show that there are issues with Maps-Routing and Navigation, and Maps-Search. "We are investigating the issue", it said. Are you experiencing outages with Apple Maps right now? The ...More..

by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Apple looks to iPhones with cheaper displays

So, in order to hedge its bets, Apple will reportedly put LCD screens on one of the new phones it will have on sale later this year. Electronics manufacturers say Apple expects the lower-cost LCD model to be ...More..

Vivo NEX with under display fingerprint sensor launched
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Vivo NEX with under display fingerprint sensor launched

Beyond launching in China , Vivo has yet to confirm an global release date, however it is predicted to arrive before the end of the year. Probably the most striking design choice if the pop-up selfie camera ,...More..

Record High Spending For Father's Day Means Great News For Dads
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Record High Spending For Father's Day Means Great News For Dads

Are dad's getting the respect they deserve on Father's Day? Fogo de Chao : Dads dining in on Father's Day will receive a FREE dining cards valid for a complimentary lunch, Sunday brunch or dinner on ...More..

Intel's first dicrete GPU will be available in 2020 - Intel
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Intel's first dicrete GPU will be available in 2020 - Intel

However, rumors of Intel entering the discrete GPU market have been swirling for some time now. At the moment there are only two GPU players, and these are the best graphics cards around. This GPU is ne...More..

Spain Match Today Online for Free
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Spain Match Today Online for Free

The competition starts June 14 with Russian Federation versus Saudi Arabia. While Jio's offer is only valid till June 30th, Airtel has extended the same offer for all of its prepaid and postpaid users for t...More..

Lost Nintendo Arcade Game Sky Skipper Releasing In July
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Lost Nintendo Arcade Game Sky Skipper Releasing In July

Nintendo isn't going to be touching up the translation for anything; this is the pure arcade experience as it was originally meant to be played. For one reason for another, it never released, but 10 cabinets we...More..

Series production of all-electric Porsche Taycan to begin in 2019
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Series production of all-electric Porsche Taycan to begin in 2019

The Porsche Taycan, which roughly translates a "lively young horse" is a reference to the horse image present at the center of the Porsche crest. A decision on whether this auto will also be put into producti...More..

E3 2018: Starlink: Battle for Atlas to get Star Fox Crossover
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

E3 2018: Starlink: Battle for Atlas to get Star Fox Crossover

Equip your model with different parts and your Starship changes in game in real time. Players can play through the entire campaign as Fox McCloud and embark on exclusive missions in Atlas featuring other friend...More..

Australia, Solomon Islands To Ink Cable Contract Today
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Australia, Solomon Islands To Ink Cable Contract Today

Until Australia stepped in, Huawei had planned to lay the cables for the Pacific archipelago nation, which could ultimately have given the Chinese company access to a broadband hub in Sydney. "It's likely...More..

Sane Trilogy Gets Future Tense On June 29, 2018
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Sane Trilogy Gets Future Tense On June 29, 2018

This marks the first time since the original games were released that somebody has created new content for the original three Crash Bandicoot games. Sane Trilogy, and will come to PS4 in a free update on June...More..

Fallout 76 will slap a wanted level on griefers
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Fallout 76 will slap a wanted level on griefers

Instead, he bought it himself from the website with a good name: Soul Revolver . This gameplay feature , announced at yesterday's Bethesda press conference, is presumably meant to encourage player-created d...More..