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Galaxy Note 9 may not have the under-display fingerprint tech

The only phone maker that has actually brought a smartphone with an under-the-display fingerprint scanner to market is Vivo, but its X20 Plus is now only av...


Google releases first Android P preview, adds fantastic new features

For improved performance, Google has added small changes that control power efficiency in Android , including Doze, Standby and Background Limits. Keep in mi...


Snapchat Parent Company to Lay Off 100 Employees

Last month, the company presented a redesign of its innovative photo sending application. Snap had around 3,000 employees in total at the end of 2017. Insider...


Increase in suppliers lead to more labor violations for Apple

The proportion of " low performers ", suppliers that scored less than 59 points on a 100-point scale, fell to just 1 percent. Apple identified 44 "core violat...


Fake news spreads much faster on Twitter than true news, study finds

False stories often came from " bots " - automated accounts that impersonate real users. Social media companies have experimented with using computer algori...


Fortnite: Battle Royale is coming to mobile, hitting iOS before Android

It's not a weird conversion, or downsized experience either. "On phones and tablets, Fortnite is the same 100-player game you know from PlayStation 4, Xbox ...


H1Z1 is going free-to-play today

In an announcement on their website, Daybreak Games said that the game would be available to download for free beginning Thursday, March 8. Mark Tuttle, ...


Free Dark Souls Nintendo Switch Beta, Amiibo Confirmed During Nintendo Direct

Worship the Solaire of Astora amiibo in all it's magnanimous glory! Yes, the Solaire of Astora figure will be making its debut alongside the Nintendo Switch ...


Luigi's Mansion is Getting a 3DS Remake

Fans of the Mario and Luigi series can look forward to another adventure through Bowser. Tonight's Nintendo Direct kicked off with four quick-fire reveals, ...


Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Officially Announced for October Release

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 will be released on Friday, Oct. 12 for PlayStation 4 , Xbox One , and PC. Activision's Call of Duty Black Ops 4 announcemen...


Android P could turn your smartphone into a Bluetooth keyboard or mouse

The move is seemingly in response to Apple's iPhone X , which has a " notch " feature specifically designed for different display types. Upcoming smartphones ...


Union Cabinet allows telecom sector more time to pay for spectrum

Enhancing the cap will help telcos such as Vodafone and Idea - soon to be a single entity - as they will breach the spectrum cap in some circles under current...


#InternationalWomensDay Google Doodle features SA artist

Google isn't the only brand to announce initiatives in celebration of International Women's Day . They have made the Doodle globally acceptable and accessib...


OnePlus 6 Breaks AnTuTu Score Record Before Being Officially Unveiled

Given that Android P, which the OnePlus 6 will get sometime by the end of the year, will support the notch, it seems quite natural that OnePlus is looking to ...


Florida State House Voting on Bill to Raise Age to Buy Firearms

Public testimony regarding the earlier draft of the bill was presented during a hearing before the Senate Committee on Judiciary late last month. The bill ...


Data from NASA's Jupiter probe reveals 'astonishing' details about the planet

Speaking about the findings, Scott Bolton - the principal investigator of Juno from the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio - explained: "These astonish...


South Park: The Fractured But Whole DLC Gets A Release Date

From Dusk Till Casa Bonita's story centres around Mysterion's sister, who has somehow gotten herself tangled in with the Vamp Kids of South Park . South Pa...


Lamborghini at the Geneva Motor Show 2018

However, the removal of the roof has seen the addition of two rear buttresses, which are identical to those fitted to the regular Spyder and give the auto a uni...


Samsung Debuts 2018 QLED TV lineup

In announcing a new partnership with Samsung, Mark Thompson, President and Chief Executive Officer of The New York Times Company, said, " QLED TV's Ambient Mo...


Leaked LG G7 Neo Renders Reaffirm Premium Design With A Display Notch

LG appears interested in borrowing heavily from the iPhone X, Apple's latest iPhone that's arguably the most popular phone around today. According to ETNew...


Amazon is aware that Alexa is scaring people with seemingly random laughter

Like its rival, Spotify , Deezer will also offer its own take on personalized playlists in the form of " Flow ", which it describes as an "infinite stream of...


Send your name to the Sun aboard NASA's Parker Solar Probe

From there, scientists will study the sun's particles and solar wind to better understand how its nature affects our solar system and world. As a result, NASA...


Jurassic World Pokemon Go-Like AR Mobile Game Announced

The game world looks nearly exactly like Pokemon Go , but now instead of cute pocket monsters popping up, you'll see dinosaurs instead. It's clear from the i...


Every single Oculus Rift headset stopped working today

As of writing, it seems that you can only rely on a bit of peer support in the community forums (linked below). The certificate is required to run the driver ...


Google's Tez payments app updated with a chat system

Google has integrated a chat option in the Google Tez application and is slowly rolling it out to its 13.5 million active users, taking the competition directly...


Lenovo S5 with 6000mAh battery to launch on March 20

The purported device's teasers have also suggested the smartphone packing a large battery. Lenovo's VP Change Cheng has recently announced on Weibo that t...


Microsoft Surface Pro LTE Now Opens For Preorder To All

In the United States, French company Transatel will offer LTE eSIM service with several plans, such as 200MB for one day ($4.99), 1GB for 15 days ($13.99), and ...


Fortnite Battle Royale Adding Mode with 20 Player Teams

You can check out the twenty-five-second teaser trailer below. When is the Fortnite 5 Teams of 20 start date? Since no additional rules have been revealed, ...


Facebook Updates Messenger Lite with Video Calling

Fast forward about a year and a half later and Messenger Lite has launched in many places around the world as a no-frills version of Messenger proper, droppin...


Nintendo announces Nintendo Direct for March 8

But in that time, the aforementioned Mario Tennis Aces was announced along with the ports of Dark Souls and Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze for Ninten...


Windows 10 S a Flop? Becoming a 'Mode' in 2019

A new version of Windows 10 is expected to arrive later this spring, and that's when Microsoft said everyone will be able to see the new privacy screen at i...


Xiaomi launches 32 and 43-inch TV's starting at Rs 13999

Xiaomi has confirmed the launch of Mi TV 4A series in India and will be available from March 13 . Even the audio experience shall be impressive as the Mi T...


Apple is scrapping iTunes LP format

Like physical records and CDs, iTunes LP content can include lyrics, photos, and liner notes as well as access to video - but the format has never been optimi...


Cheniere Energy Partners, LP (CQP) Price And Consensus

The Lvm Capital Management Ltd holds 359,319 shares with $14.08M value, down from 375,509 last quarter. The Free Cash Flow Yield 5 Year Average of Cheniere Ene...


Geneva Motor Show: Rimac C_Two Unveiled - Specs, Features & Images

The rear wheels are offered with a two speed gearbox, while the front gets a single speed gearbox. Following the controversial crash by Richard Hammond on an ep...


Republican, Democrat senators look to rewrite Elizabeth Warren's history

Joe Donnelly , Congress is moving to ease some of the banking regulations imposed after the 2008 financial crisis. But some of those big evil banks the left...


Android P may turn your smartphone into a Bluetooth keyboard or mouse

Previous reports suggested Android P could support "oddball display types, ' quite similar to those with a notch and a refresh Material design interface "....


Best Of MWC 2018: Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

As part of an experiment to curb reselling, we have made a decision to remove the COD payment option for the upcoming sales of #RedmiNote5Pro during initial f...


Chinese Satellite Tiangong-1 May Crash Into Earth In March

According to the European Space Agency website: "The Tiangong-1 spacecraft is 12 m long with a diameter of 3.3 m and had a launch mass of 8506 kg". America'...


Samsung Galaxy J8 With 3GB RAM Leaked via Benchmarking Website

But enough about the camera, the Galaxy S9 also features surround sound stereo speakers that envelops you in Dolby Atmos sound bringing extra clarity to you...


Actually, Diablo III is Coming to Switch, Sources Claim

Whether intentional or not, Blizzard has opened the floodgates, and they will likely have many questions to answer regarding a Diablo III port in the future. ...


Amazon Launches Whole Foods Delivery In San Francisco And Atlanta

Amazon doesn't say whether or not every item Whole Foods sells is eligible for Prime Now, though it does say that "thousands of items across fresh and organic ...


Central Michigan University shooting suspect remains in hospital with $3 million bond

He told Diva that he thought Davis may have been on drugs and the officer and Diva agreed to take Davis to the hospital to be checked out, according to Yeagley....


European Union proposes retaliatory tariff of 25% against U.S. goods

On Friday, the International Monetary Fund said Mr Trump's proposals to heavily tax steel and aluminium imports could damage the United States economy, as fea...


AMD Project ReSX improves Radeons' e-sports prowess

The new drivers are labelled as optional but if you're going to get yourself some spiky haircut / unfeasibly big sword action on the go with the the new Windows...


The end is nigh for their diesel passenger cars

By comparison, hybrids now account for almost 50pc of its vehicle sales. Toyota has shown its all-new Auris at the Geneva Motor Show , with the family hatc...


Sri Lanka re-imposes curfew in Kandy after racial violence

However, the emergency announcement is unlikely to affect the match, the Indian team management suggested. The Nidahas Trophy is set to start as per schedul...


North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un Meets With South Korea's High-Ranking Officials

NORTH Korean leader Kim Jong-un has discussed a possible summit with envoys of the South's President Moon Jae-in, both sides said today, in the latest st...


Huawei's upcoming P20, P20 Pro and P20 Lite prices are leaked!

Huawei did not have any smartphone announcements for MWC 2018, other than to say that its next-gen Huawei P20 phone will be unveiled on March 27th in Paris....


Volkswagen ID Vizzion concept debuts with Level 5 autonomy

Despite the sci-fi connotations, Volkswagen is adamant that the I.D Vizzion is a realistic concept . The AI system will be fed with multiple images of cars, ...