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Comcast Xfinity Mobile will throttle your data usage to "save you money"

This is free just for now, before the company will begin charging a fee for the resolution upgrade sometime this year. It's beginning to look like wireless ca...


Asus Zenfone 5z Flagship Smartphone Launched in India at Rs

Asus is launching the Zenfone 5Z in India tomorrow exclusively via Flipkart but looks like we don't have to wait till tomorrow for the pricing. Under the...


Shenmue I & II HD remaster release date set for August

Shenmue was originally released on the Dreamcast back in 1999, and coined its own sub-genre; FREE, which stands for Full Reactive Eyes Entertainment. The forme...


Facebook to discontinue Hello, Moves and tbh apps

Finally there's Hello: an Android dialer only available in Brazil, Nigeria and the United States. The idea for tbh was simple: Give teens a way to be nice to ...


This mobile airbag could keep dropped phones intact

The nature of Frenzel's design ensures that no part of the phone could come into contact with an even surface if the bumpers correctly spring out, but it won'...


Think your Gmail is secure? App developers are sifting through your inbox

As per a report by Business Insider , software developed by third parties are able to scan and read your Gmail, apparently without much restriction from Google...


Light's 9-Lens Camera Phone Could Even Score with DSLRs

The company well-known for making the Light L16 camera with 16 lenses and capable 81-megapixel images is now turning its attention onto phones. From Apple t...


Fortnite's Playground LTM has finally been re-enabled

As previously mentioned, Epic meant to launch Playground mode alongside Fortnite's 4.5 patch last Wednesday; however, shortly after the mode went live, it was...


Taiwan smartphone maker HTC to lay off 1500 workers

According to a dispatch published today from Reuters , HTC is going to eliminate 1,500 manufacturing jobs in Taiwan . As per its own data, the company e...


Todd Howard on future Switch titles, potential ‘Fallout 4’ port

Bethesda Game Studios boss Todd Howard introduced Starfield as a "next-generation, single-player game", but you may not actually need a next-gen system to...


Is your Samsung phone texting private pics without permission?

So for Samsung Galaxy users, this means that the best way to now get around the bug is to avoid Samsung Messages entirely or revoke its permission to acce...


Android P nears completion, Beta 3 released today

Since we're closing in on Developer Preview 5 and the final release, not much has changed, but there are enough tweaks that we thought a video was necessary. Th...


Samsung Galaxy On6 with Infinity display launched in India for Rs 14,490

Samsung Galaxy On6 also sports the Infinity Display design we have seen on flagship phones from the company and the aspect ratio of the screen is 18.5:9. The...


Facebook Bug Unblocks People on 800K+ Accounts

Facebook said the problem has been fixed. The bug was live from May 29th until June 5, the company says. Facebook has acknowledged a new bug that improper...


Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specifications Leaked before the launch

This report seems to confirm various aspects. It seems he got his hands on a pre-production unit of the phone in the U.S. and chose to publish his take on its s...


After Assam, Man Lynched in Tripura Over Suspicion of Being Child Lifter

A hawker from Uttar Pradesh was lynched and two others injured today after a mob in Tripura attacked them on suspicion of being child-lifters, police said. Th...


Samsung Galaxy S10+ to have a version with three cameras

Pictures of the patent in question recently leaked online, giving rise to speculation that it may very well be the future of Galaxy smartphones. Considering the...


OnePlus is teasing a red OnePlus 6

Hundreds of different colours were apparently tested before landing on a colour they call OnePlus 6 Red. Following in line with earlier hints of a Red color v...


California soda tax ban goes to governor

Apple CEO Tim Cook and other prominent voices in the tech world also helped overcome industry resistance, they said . The effort to create strong consumer da...


Overwatch: How to Play Wrecking Ball (Hammond)

Sombra). Overwatch's new hero, Wrecking Ball , is a cute little hamster piloting a giant spherical mech. Check out the Developer Update video where game ...


Warner Bros. Denies Westworld Game Copied Fallout Shelter

Indeed, much of the lawsuit centers around Behaviour Interactive, whom Bethesda alleges illegally used source code from the development of Fallout Shelter. ...


The Nintendo NES Classic Edition Relaunch - Getting a New Wireless Controller

Nintendo re-released the NES Classic Edition due to its popularity among fans. The NES Classic Edition, Nintendo's plug-and-play retro console, was a hug...


Google reportedly working on streaming games platform called Yeti

The code name for Google's game streaming platform is Yeti. There's no word as to when Google is planning to launch its game streaming service, nor its ac...


Motorola to make mysterious ‘big announcement’ at its Chicago HQ in August

The dual cameras on the Motorola One appear to be separated instead of being housed inside a single module like on the One Power . AndroidHeadlines has b...


Mark the Date - Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is launching on August 9

The timeframe certainly lines up. Previous claims about a significantly improved S Pen are reiterated by the latest report which indicates most of the stylu...


Huawei to launch 5G chips and phones by June 2019

Huawei's CEO also believes that virtual and augmented reality platforms would grow significantly with the introduction of 5G support. But the IP market is still...


Italdesign creates a wild new look for the Nissan GT-R's birthday

This is the GT-50 by Italdesign , a special concept version of the Godzilla developed and built by design house Italdesign , which coincidentally is also cele...


Folding Microsoft Surface with two screens is reportedly pocket-sized

This foldable tablet, codenamed Andromeda , which is expected to support pen input and could launch as soon as this year, will be a pocket Surface device, ...


WhatsApp for iOS update adds new group admins options

Another new feature that is being rolled out is group description which is essentially a short blurb found under group information that allows users to set the ...


OnePlus 6 Red Colour Variant Launch Teased for July 2

These include details of an 8GB variant, a display notch and a relocated alert slider for the smartphone. If you've been saving up for the OnePlus 6 and hav...


Apple Maps is getting a complete redesign

Eddy Cue, the man now in charge of services for Apple, is understandably also in charge of how the Maps changes are being handled. And in a similar move to wh...


USA court halves $500-mn verdict in Facebook virtual reality lawsuit

ZeniMax claimed it was responsible for key breakthroughs in the development of software and hardware for the headset, only to be betrayed when one of its star e...


"Fortnite" Season 5 Launch Delayed By Epic Games

In Playground, you can drop in with three friends and enjoy creativity with no pressure. Playground gives you and three friends the chance to practice on a ma...


Amazon introduces kids Fire tablet, adds new mode to other Fire tablets

The company announced today (June 28) that it is releasing a new Fire HD 10 Kids Edition tablet, as well as a charging-dock accessory. The Amazon Fire HD...


New PC update LIVE as Playground Mode fix news is shared

It is also odd that it was particularly Fortnite that was denounced by PUBG Corp. since numerous other battle royale titles have launched in 2018, with ev...


Google Chromecast down for 12 hours

Google has not given a reason why these devices went down, only apologising for the service problems and identifying a fix for the issues. My Chromecast and ...


Comcast Blames Widespread Service Outage on Cut Fiber Line

On Twitter , the television, internet, and phone service provider said that a fiber was cut by a network partner, and that the outage is affecting residential ...


This insane case design is like an airbag for your smartphone

The impact caused the electronics inside the phone to break. It makes much more sense to take care of your gadget than to give in to the paranoia and buy a th...


The Next OnePlus Flagship Could Be Available at a US Carrier

It's likely that OnePlus will launch a second flagship smartphone later this year, but its the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7T phones coming next year that you...


Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specifications, Key Features Detailed in Hands-On Coverage

The well-known giant South Korean smartphone manufacturer, of course, Samsung recently unveiled that it will introduce the new smartphone of the brand, Galaxy ...


Porsche sets Nurburgring record with 919 Hybrid Evo

And what a race vehicle it turned out to be! Driving the record-setting race vehicle was Timo Bernhard , a veteran endurance racer with a whopping five victo...


This Is The Motorola One, Not The Motorola One Power

While the power button and volume rocker are placed on the right edge, the SIM card slot is on the left edge. The Motorola One has a decent sized notch and ...


OnePlus guarantees software updates for two years, and security for three years

Have you chosen a OnePlus phone because of the firm's past record with Android updates? OnePlus has announced that it will give timely update to it's fl...


"Fortnite" Developer Epic Games Is Working On Playground Mode Re-Release

On Friday, Epic posted a tweet saying the mode was still being tested, and that they would be releasing it "as soon as possible". In a situation mirroring t...


Facebook halts production of drones for internet delivery

In a post , director of engineering at the company , Yael Maguire, writes that Facebook has seen companies in the aerospace industry investing in this techn...


Google wants to smarten up the world's feature phones

KaiOS is one of the fastest growing mobile platforms right now, bringing smart functionality to feature-phones in emerging markets. The announcement came alon...


Google’s Pixel 3 and 3XL Renders Leak

Neither set of dimensions is much different to their predecessors. You'll get more display on the new Pixel - a 5.4-inch screen versus 5 inches on the current...


High Court Rules Online Retailers May Need To Charge State Sales Tax

Wayfair , concluding that state and local governments can require remote retailers with no physical presence in the state to collect and remit sales taxes . ...


As a standalone company, Instagram estimated to be worth over $100 billion

Hence, he has made a decision to get over the restrictions and bestow the people, who spend more time in front of the mobile screens, with an extraordinary ex...


Apple, Samsung settle US patent dispute

But it comes weeks after a U.S. jury ordered Samsung to pay Apple $539m (£403m) in damages for copying features of the original iPhone. "We believe deeply in ...