Samsung profit misses estimates in second quarter

While the smartphone business struggles, Samsung's profits are being driven by strong global sales of DRAM and NAND chips which account for about a third of its revenue. Samsung, which has reported record profits for every quarter in the past 12 ... More..

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Apps Aren't Listening to You, But They Are Recording Your Screen
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Apps Aren't Listening to You, But They Are Recording Your Screen

During their study, they did not find any apps, either on Google Play, App China, Mi.com or Anzhi, that turned on microphones and secretly recorded your conversations. "Our study reveals several alarming privac...More..

Huawei might be making a powerful phone for mobile gamers
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Huawei might be making a powerful phone for mobile gamers

Coming to the hardware specifications the Honor 10 GT is not any different than the P20 Pro as it features a Kirin 970 and its processing capabilities will be aided thanks to 8GB of RAM . The front camera...More..

Samsung’s Texting App Is Sending Random Messages To Contacts
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Samsung’s Texting App Is Sending Random Messages To Contacts

According to the Reddit thread, one user claims that his Galaxy S9 + phone sent his entire photo gallery to his girlfriend while he was sleeping. Samsung said in a forum post that it was aware of the iss...More..

That Grand Theft Auto 6 Release Date Is Fake
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

That Grand Theft Auto 6 Release Date Is Fake

The release timeframe for GTA VI is something that players have been speculating about for a while now, though this source is perhaps one of the last places that many expected to see such an announcement. Oth...More..

by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Microsoft's $400 Surface Tablet Passes Through FCC

That could suggest a smaller, less powerful Surface model, which lines up nicely with some of the rumors we've been hearing lately. They'll also have Intel processors and run a full version of Windows 10. But i...More..

Asus Zenfone 5Z launched in India, pricing starts at Rs. 29999 ($437)
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Asus Zenfone 5Z launched in India, pricing starts at Rs. 29999 ($437)

Now, the flagship has been listed on Flipkart with 6GB RAM+64GB storage, 8GB RAM+128GB storage, and 8GB RAM+256GB storage options. The notch, unlike the Xiaomi Mi 8 , does not have any special sensors housed...More..

Dodge prices 2019 Challenger lineup
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Dodge prices 2019 Challenger lineup

On the lower end of the spectrum, the Challenger SXT RWD holds steady with a base price of $27,295, featuring a 305-hp 3.6 liter V-6 and an eight-speed automatic transmission. The current Hellcat Challenger a...More..

The Shenmue 1 & 2 remaster release date has been confirmed
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

The Shenmue 1 & 2 remaster release date has been confirmed

For the first time in over a decade you'll be able to play Shenmue on a modern format, as a release date for the remasters is revealed. However, the more interesting aspect of this store page is that the prod...More..

Facebook to shut down 3 underused apps
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Facebook to shut down 3 underused apps

A lot can change in less than a year. From time to time Facebook releases new apps that are created to make our lives easier and more convenient, although sometimes these apps don't necessarily achieve th...More..

This mobile airbag will save your phone from accidental damage
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

This mobile airbag will save your phone from accidental damage

Not many people enjoy putting covers on their phones because of the added bulk. Philip Frenzel , a 25-year-old master's student at Aalen University in Germany, knew the feeling all too well. However whethe...More..

Light’s insane multi-lens camera system coming to a smartphone
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Light’s insane multi-lens camera system coming to a smartphone

According to an article in The Washington Post , Light has multiple prototypes in the pipeline it is testing for launch sometime this year. Three? Nine?! Camera company Light is reportedly developing a s...More..

Comcast Announces It Will Begin Throttling Internet Speeds For Mobile Customres
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Comcast Announces It Will Begin Throttling Internet Speeds For Mobile Customres

It's important to note that this change won't impact video resolution when using Wi-Fi, where customers will continue to be able to stream in HD. Comcast made the announcement in a statement to its Xfinity M...More..

App developers have been reading your Gmail, and it's alarmingly common
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

App developers have been reading your Gmail, and it's alarmingly common

Despite assuring users to "remain confident that Google will keep privacy and security paramount", the search giant is still allowing third-party app developers scan through Gmail accounts, the Wall Street J...More..

Fortnite's Playgrounds LTM is returning later today
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Fortnite's Playgrounds LTM is returning later today

After taking away the Playground LTM from the game, Epic Games said that it'd be working to get the mode up and running again to bring it back as soon as possible. "We have some system performance goals that we...More..

A bug unblocked more than 800,000 Facebook and Messenger users
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

A bug unblocked more than 800,000 Facebook and Messenger users

Users on Facebook can "block" others as a way to prevent them from seeing posts or contacting the user on Messenger. Facebook says the bug did not reinstate any friend connections that had been terminated a...More..

HTC to lay off nearly a quarter of its workforce
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

HTC to lay off nearly a quarter of its workforce

The company said the layoffs will further its plans to bring its smartphone and VR businesses under common leadership in each region. HTC claims that the company's workforce will be more effective after the...More..

Sony is the reason Fallout 76 won't have cross-platform play
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Sony is the reason Fallout 76 won't have cross-platform play

Competitors Microsoft and Nintendo are allowing it in certain titles like " Fortnite ", "Rocket League", and "Minecraft", but Sony refuses to participate. "But it has a lot of new systems we've been thinking ab...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Samsung phones are sending photos to random contacts without permission

According to posts on Reddit and Samsung's official support boards first spotted by Gizmodo , the devices affected include the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy Note 8. Another reported that their device sent photos to...More..

Essential Phone Also Picks Up New Android P Beta, July Security Patches
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Essential Phone Also Picks Up New Android P Beta, July Security Patches

Of course, that doesn't mean end users hoping to get an early taste of the upcoming version won't be jumping on the new beta, too. That also means that if you're a developer, you can now submit apps that are ...More..

Samsung Galaxy On6 is official with 5.6-inch AMOLED
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Samsung Galaxy On6 is official with 5.6-inch AMOLED

Both the front and rear cameras are accompanied with an LED flash. The device is priced at Rs 14,490 and comes in Black and Blue color options. Also on offer is 64GB of onboard storage which is further expandab...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specs, Features
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specs, Features

The Samsung Galaxy Note9 will be revealed on 9th August 2018 which isn't too far away. Following Samsung's announcement that the Galaxy J3 and J7 will be available in the United States, T-Mobile and Spri...More..

Indian mobs lynch two over social media child-kidnapping rumours
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Indian mobs lynch two over social media child-kidnapping rumours

He also cautioned not circulate fake news and images with a view to spreading panic in the society. The incidents come as a grim reminder of the brutal lynching of two friends - Nilotpal Das, 29, and Abhijeet...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 9: A new leaked image shows possible design
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9: A new leaked image shows possible design

FBI Director Chris Wray was quoted by Gizmodo as of February this year as stating that the intelligence community does not trust Huawei and ZTE phones - devices from Chinese manufacturers - on American te...More..

A phone with Light's multi-lens camera is being worked on
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

A phone with Light's multi-lens camera is being worked on

Light is working on a 9 camera lens smartphone that could launch this year. From Apple to Xiaomi , most smartphone makers are incorporating this feature in their phones. Light took the point-and-shoot to th...More..

California data privacy bill passes, heads to governor
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

California data privacy bill passes, heads to governor

Consumers will be granted sweeping new online privacy protections under a first of its kind California law signed by Gov. The bill, known as AB 375 , passed the state's Senate and Assembly earlier Thursday i...More..

OnePlus 6 in red may be coming soon
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

OnePlus 6 in red may be coming soon

The OnePlus 6 is now available in Silk White (8GB RAM + 128GB storage), Mirror Black (6GB RAM + 64GB Storage, 8GB RAM + 128GB Storage) and Midnight Black (8GB RAM + 128GB Storage, 8GB RAM + 256GB Storag...More..

Overwatch players are already doing ridiculous things with Wrecking Ball
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Overwatch players are already doing ridiculous things with Wrecking Ball

However, unlike Winston, Hammond went on a different path after he returned to Earth. The ability is unlike any other in the game before - Widowmaker technically also has a grapple, but hers is entirely linear,...More..

Warner Bros. Responds To Bethesda Westworld Lawsuit, Todd Howard Chimes In
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Warner Bros. Responds To Bethesda Westworld Lawsuit, Todd Howard Chimes In

They claim that the game even reuses the same assets and are using source code owned by Bethesda. As planned by the developers, Fallout 76 will not be a PvP game, and gamers will have to unite in order to fig...More..

Google Maps now showing Waze-like incident reporting for some
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Google Maps now showing Waze-like incident reporting for some

Waze offers real-time cooperation between drivers. Users seem to be able to report road or lane closures; other travelers can update the information if they pass through the area. You'll also be able to inter...More..