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Cell Phone Calls In Massachusetts Affected Briefly By CenturyLink Outage

Today (Dec. 27) at 3:32 p.m., CenturyLink tweeted: "The CenturyLink network is still experiencing a disruption affecting customer services". The Massachuse...


Motorola P40 image renders show punch hole display, dual cameras

It's likely the display's touch capabilities run over this area too - much like the first phones like this, made by Samsung . Motorola's 2019 "P" series ph...


Sony WH-CH700N wireless noise-cancelling headphones launched in India

The left one has the power/pairing button and another button that can be adjusted to on/off noise cancelling or to call up Google Assistant . The headphones ...


Samsung's C-Lab is taking eight new merchandise to CES 2019

Samsung Electronics is going to showcase eight projects around artificial intelligence at the CES 2019 to be held in Las Vegas from January 8. These include...


Huawei's smartphones shipments exceed 200m in 2018

Huawei's CEO announced over his personal Weibo page that two special editions of Mate 20 Pro and Nova 4 which are equipped with an emerald design will la...


LG Unveils New Line of Soundbars Ahead of CES 2019

This time, LG is giving us an early look at its latest soundbars , which were created in collaboration with a high-end audio firm and come with a slew of built...


Your Instagram feed now scrolls sideways for no good reason

Instagram appears to have changed how users scroll through the application. and then it changed it back. The new feed went live on Thursday morning, however ...


6 games come to PlayStation Plus in January 2019

So, you only to have a Plus Membership and can enjoy the listed games on PlayStation cross Platforms. Moving on to PS3, Konami's Zone of the Enders HD Collec...


More Android Users are Switching to iPhone

This year's top-tier iPhone XS and XS Max models, which start at $999 and top out at a whopping $1,449, meanwhile took a 35 percent share of the iPhone mark...


Honor V20 With In-Hole Display Officially Launched In China

The View 20 was only officially teased at today's Hong Kong event, with a proper launch said to take place in Beijing on December 26th ahead of a European e...


How To Hide The Google Pixel 3XL Notch

Weight for the smaller Google Pixel 3 version is set at 46.76 grams, compared to the Google Pixel 3 XL variant at 53.82 grams. These are two big-screen p...


Google launches Pixel Slate to prove tablets aren't dead yet

Meanwhile the new wireless charging system, Pixel Stand , offers an ambient visual alarm system to appear on your phone slowly displaying gradient tones of the...


Honor V20 is the new DSLR of a smartphone

This means the camera is completely surrounded by the screen rather than being placed in a notch. The invite which was received by CNMO has told that Honor V...


Bethesda giving ‘Fallout 76’ owners free copies of three classic ‘Fallout’ games

Bethesda is adding to the holiday spirit by giving away Fallout 76 and Wolfenstein II. The collection, which includes Fallout, Fallout 2 , and Fallout Ta...


Google Assistant beats Amazon Alexa, even for online shopping

The rise of the category as an alternative to the stagnant smartphone market underlines to a degree the failure of companies like Microsoft to penetrate a new s...


Samsung's Rolling Out Android Pie To The Galaxy S9 Now

So it is not surprising that the Korean tech giant would use the "Galaxy" branding with the new smartwatch. That means it'll have biometric features baked in, i...


Xiaomi Mi A1 Android 9 Pie stable OTA update rolling out globally

It also features a dual 12-megapixel rear camera setup with 2x optical zoom, and a 5-megapixel selfie camera. To recall, both the handsets were launched earli...


Qualcomm Gets Some Apple iPhones Banned In Germany

This isn't supposed to be a feature, at least we don't think it's supposed to be. Apple's support team has asked users to restart and update carrier settings...


Microsoft reportedly launching 4K webcams for Windows and Xbox One in 2019

Microsoft has not yet rolled out its own Windows Hello camera , and PC users (and especially organizations) have had to depend on alternatives from Creative, ...


Xiaomi Set To Launch A Brand New Pocophone

Notably, the top-of-the-line Poco F1 Armoured Edition with 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage was launched at Rs. 29,999. According to a tweet by POCO India's Twitt...


Xiaomi Mi Play with Waterdrop Notch & Helio P35 SoC Launched

It took approximately 1,005 units to make up the record breaking display . Rear camera: The Mi Play includes a dual camera setup on the rear panel which ...


Samsung Galaxy S10's biggest camera feature revealed ahead of MWC 2019

According to GSMArena , the same Twitterati posted a tweet stating that Samsung is working on an A-series smartphone boasting Snapdragon 845 SoC that one can...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Vikendi snow map now available on PS4 Public Test Server

If you want to see how this new Vikendi snow map looks like, check out the trailer here . You'll find European-style cities, the Cosmodrome, a Dino Park with...


Mark Rober admits YouTube glitter bomb video was partially faked

In a lengthy statement on Twitter , Rober explains how the fake reactions ended up in the video . Rober, who helped design hardware being used on the Mars...


‘Fortnite’ Week 3 Secret Battle Star Location & Snowfall Loading Screen

Hard challenges will award players 10 Battle Stars; the rest will usually award five. This guide shows you how to get everything done. The iceberg biome is ...


The Walking Dead: The Final Season to Release of Epic Games Store

Anyone who's already bought the full game on another PC service, such as Steam , will still receive the rest of the episodes through those mediums for no ext...


Apple should continue to violate Qualcomm patents

Qualcomm's general counsel, Don Rosenberg said in a statement on Monday, " Despite Apple's efforts to downplay the significance of the order and its claims o...


IPad Pro bend still meets Apple standards insists exec

Apple launched a new entry-level iPad and two new iPad Pros in 2018 but it's apparently not finished with tablet refreshes yet. Basically: Apple said it...


A closer look at the Pixel 3\'s DxOMark review

Several users have also compared the function with that on the previous Pixel models , discovering that from this point of view they are much more reliable. Th...


Windows 10’s Next Update Makes the Start Menu Less Terrible

Due to roll out soon to all Windows 10 users, the free app known simply as Office provides a gateway through which you can access and open all your Microsof...


Xbox - January 2019 Games with Gold

World Rally Championship 6 is the other Xbox One title this month, while Lara Croft: Guardian of Light and Far Cry 2 will both be available on Xbox 360 as we...


Could this be the first OnePlus smartphone with 5G?

The OnePlus 7 might feature a competitive price, but the 5G-ready smartphone will be an expensive device. In what will likely go down as one of the more fre...


Behold This McLaren P1 GTR's Breathtaking Tribute To Ayrton Senna

That figure was already 82 hp higher than the standard P1, so we have to imagine the Senna P1 GTR makes close to 1,000 hp, if not more. The livery is the sa...


Amazon Alexa user sent audio of stranger talking to female at home

After being notified of the issue, Amazon has since deleted the files it sent to the German man, but not before he downloaded them onto his own computer. In May...


Sprint, T-Mobile merger gets first green light

Both Deutsche Telekom and Softbank were reported last week to be seeking to replace the world's biggest network equipment maker as vendor. Like all major U....


Apple Will Stop Selling iPhone 7 and 8 in Germany

Given that Apple can appeal the initial ruling, the court said the injunction banning sales of affected iPhones could only be imposed immediately if Qualcomm la...


Porsche reveals tweaked ‘T’ variants for 718 Cayman and 718 Boxster

The same recipe used for last year's Porsche 911 Carrera T - base engine, manual, stripped of unnecessary equipment, performance-enhacing added - is being rep...


Samsung Galaxy S10 ‘Beyond X’ will be 5G-enabled

Additionally, the model number contains the letters "DS" on the end, thus indicating that this particular model supports dual-SIM capabilities. The benchmark wa...


Fortnite V7.10 Brings in 14 Days of Fortnite Events

The mode has arrived in place of a Classic Mode, which returned the map to its far more sparse Season One version, and only allowed players to use weapons intro...


Qualcomm claims Apple is 'violating' iPhone ban despite iOS 12.1.2 update

Apple reported the same day, that all of its phones remained on sale in China. The order "should be taking a bite out of Apple's sales right now". By activ...


Microsoft's Trying Out a New Office App and Redesigned Start Menu

The update is available as a cumulative update for Internet Explorer and Windows . We're rather more onboard with the latter, so let's tell you about the n...


Charter/Spectrum to pay record settlement for consumer fraud in New York State

Charter will give NY consumers $62.5 million in refunds, which amounts to roughly $75 and $150 for each subscriber. Under the settlement announced Tuesday...


AT&T will launch its 5G mobile hotspot on December 21

American telecommunication company AT&T announced Tuesday that its 5G network would go live on Friday in 12 American cities, making it the first wireless carr...


Xiaomi Play set to be launched on December 24

For the selfie-camera, the company might offer a display hole design similar to the one seen on the Samsung Galaxy A8s or the Huawei Nova 4. The leaked pr...


Razer Turret for Xbox One launched - works with PC too

The keyboard is accompanied by a new mouse that Razer said is "modeled after" its existing Mamba wireless mouse. "By gamers for gamers" is their motto after...


Don't fret if your new iPad Pro arrives slightly bent, Apple says

The report adds that the reason for the bend according to Apple is the "cooling process involving the iPad Pro's metal and plastic components during manufactu...


Sprint $26.5B merger passes more regulatory hurdles

The most obvious example of that break from the norm is the DOJ's legal battle with AT&T over its acquisition of former Time Warner, now WarnerMedia. With the...


Sprint, T-Mobile tout clearing security review

The DOJ is a particularly large unknown for the carriers seeing how the current administration exhibited some largely unprecedented stances on big-business M&A ...


Facebook Messenger Gets Boomerang Support and Selfie Mode

Boomerangs were originally a standalone video creating app created by Instagram . Social networking giant Facebook has rolled out Instagram-like feature...


Windows 10 Sandbox feature will let you safely run suspect apps

An official page in the Microsoft Feedback Hub briefly appeared to describe such a security feature, but it was hastily removed after a few sites reported upon ...