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Tech Google Pixel 3 XL leaks again, showing off notch and cameras
Author: 0 Google Pixel 3 XL leaks again, showing off notch and cameras

Indian tipster Ishan Agarwal tweeted live images of Pixel 3 XL, revealing placement of the power button as well as certain design elements. Famed tipster Evan Blass is also back in action with a couple of press renders that show off the front of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.

Tech Mozilla launches VR Firefox web browser
Author: 0 Mozilla launches VR Firefox web browser

The browser is part of a push to bring virtual and mixed reality applications to the web, according to Mozilla's Chief R&D officer Sean White. Another of the key sections of the development is in its vocation to show us new experiences of virtual reality .

Tech Amazon releases plethora of new and updated Echo devices
Author: 0 Amazon releases plethora of new and updated Echo devices

Amazon's Echo Dot is one way to get into voice-controlled music playback for a song and, for some, finding their Dad grumbling about the good old days of physical formats and infrared remotes. There's a single six-inch woofer at work inside a sealed chamber within the Echo Sub compared to the four-inch sub inside the HomePod and dual 4.5-inch woofers inside the Google Home Max .

Tech HMD Global may launch Nokia 7.1 Plus on October 4
Author: 0 HMD Global may launch Nokia 7.1 Plus on October 4

The tweet included a 10-second showing some games being played on a device. If HMD Global will follow its previous pattern, it may announce the Nokia X7 in China very soon, followed by 7.1 Plus next month. In terms of optics, the phone will feature dual rear camera set up consisting of 13MP primary sensor and 5MP secondary sensor. Stay tuned with us on September 24 for the official pricing and availability details of Nokia 5 .1 Plus.

Tech Amazon now has Echo Auto, an Alexa assistant for your vehicle
Author: 0 Amazon now has Echo Auto, an Alexa assistant for your vehicle

The Echo Plus is also also getting a fabric refresh, a temperature sensor, and will keep its price tag of $150. That's Echo Input . With it, you can connect to any speaker in your home and turn it into a smart speaker. And by its own admission, the pint-sized Echo Dot speaker is the most popular of all its offerings . Limp unveiled a "frustration free setup" platform meant to grow into a framework that any smart device maker can use to make getting gadgets to talk to Alexa as easy ...

Tech China's Alibaba doubles down on chips amid cloud computing push
Author: 0 China's Alibaba doubles down on chips amid cloud computing push

Ma and Trump met in January 2017 to discuss how adding small and medium-sized U.S. businesses to Alibaba's platform would boost employment. Alibaba can no longer meet that promise, Ma told Chinese news agency Xinhua on Wednesday. On Tuesday, China hit back with tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods. Tech tycoon Jack Ma has told investors to hunker down for a drawn out trade war between the USA and China that can last for upto 20 years.

Tech Huawei
Author: 0 Huawei "charges" Apple in release day troll

The studies by fix firm iFixit and chip analysis firm TechInsights, published this week, are among the first detailed teardowns of the phones, which reviews suggested were a subtle upgrade from the tenth anniversary iPhone X. As we've witnessed in the myriad of smartphone drop tests before, today's, too, was staged around three separate "types" of drops - a pocket drop, a head-height drop, and finally, a 10-foot drop using all three premium iPhone X and XS models.

Tech Android to power your vehicle? Google teams up with Mitsubishi-Nissan-Renault
Author: 0 Android to power your vehicle? Google teams up with Mitsubishi-Nissan-Renault

This partnership will integrate the Android-based systems to the millions of cars. Not only will Android run infotainment, but the alliance will also integrate the operating system with its cloud-based systems. This Alliance sells more vehicles (10.6 million vehicles globally) than any other auto manufacturer and is looking to bring their Android-powered systems from 2021.

Tech RBS, Natwest and Ulster Bank rocked by Friday morning outage
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The problem arose as RBS and Nat West - which is part of the same group as the Ulster Bank - also said their online services were down. The bank's website was also unavailable. 'We would like to apologise for the inconvenience. Royal Bank of Scotland has apologised after NatWest, Ulster Bank and RBS customers were locked out of online and mobile accounts.

Tech Google admits it allows developers to collect Gmail data
Author: 0 Google admits it allows developers to collect Gmail data

Google is allowing hundreds of companies to scan people's Gmail accounts, read their emails and even share their data with other firms, the company has confirmed. In a letter made public on Thursday, Google addresses concerns made by lawmakers over the way it allows data to be collected from its users. In some cases, developers of certain apps - for example trip planners - can be directly integrated with Gmail and granted access to utilize user data for their benefit (emails which show ...

Tech Google's launches new tools that let parents turn off teenagers' smartphones remotely
Author: 0 Google's launches new tools that let parents turn off teenagers' smartphones remotely

The catch is that doing this will lock them out of their phones for 24 hours and send a notification to their parents. Family Link , Google's set of parental management tools for their children's Android accounts, has received positive feedback since its US launch in September 2017 , leaving parents in unsupported countries eagerly awaiting the service.

Tech Apple fans undeterred by high iPhone Xs prices
Author: 0 Apple fans undeterred by high iPhone Xs prices

Data from electronics trade-in site BankMyCell, first shared to Khaleej Times , noted that, taking into consideration pre-order weeks only, interest in the iPhone XS grew 585.71 per cent compared to the iPhone X's 871.42 per cent spike past year.

Tech IPhone XS in UAE: Fans ready to shell out more
Author: 0 IPhone XS in UAE: Fans ready to shell out more

Just down the street at the Courts store, queues have also formed, but not as major as the one outside the Apple Store. The iPhone SE was Apple's last 4-inch iPhone, which featured the body of the iPhone 5S but the internals of an iPhone 6S.

Tech China-US trade dispute could last 20 years, says Alibaba's Jack Ma
Author: 0 China-US trade dispute could last 20 years, says Alibaba's Jack Ma

President Donald Trump "smart" and "open-minded", after their meeting at Trump Tower in NY together. While Ma had not detailed how he would add those jobs, he has said that he wanted to encourage American small businesses to sell on Alibaba marketplace Tmall and Taobao, reasoning that every new business that joined the platform would have to hire a person to manage the extra sales.

Tech IOS 12.1 beta suggests a new iPad is coming this fall
Author: 0 IOS 12.1 beta suggests a new iPad is coming this fall

As per Apple's release notes (via 9to5 Mac ), the iOS 12 .1 beta SDK comes bundled with Xcode 10.1, which is available for download from the Apple Developer Program download page. There is one big issue that you might be aware of though, and that's that there's no iOS 12.1 image available yet for the iPhone Xs or iPhone Xs Max, so if you're picking up one of the new devices when they come out tomorrow, you might not be able to install the beta.

Tech Capcom closes Dead Rising studio Capcom Vancouver
Author: 0 Capcom closes Dead Rising studio Capcom Vancouver

This could also mean that some of the work will be salvaged and moved over to one of Capcom's other studios. The studio, which first opened in 2005 as Blue Castle Games before being purchased by Capcom in 2011, was responsible for producing the popular Dead Rising franchise and the free-to-play Puzzle Fighter .

Tech Huawei Mate 20 Pro leaks one more time alongside AirPods copycat
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 20 Pro leaks one more time alongside AirPods copycat

And, judging from how Huawei appears to be throwing shade at Apple right now, most notably with its call out Tweet on the iPhone XS launch day, seemingly sarcastically praising its rival for "keeping things the same", it would seem that the Chinese maker is confident that the Mate series is going to change things up dramatically.

Tech You Can Pre-Order Switch's NES Controllers Now
Author: 0 You Can Pre-Order Switch's NES Controllers Now

Realizing that you can play games across multiple consoles is definitely exciting, but of course, there are a few exceptions. With that out of the way, Nintendo has detailed what you can and can't do with owned content on consoles other than your primary Switch in a new article on its support site .

Tech Apple shares early iPhone XS reviews
Author: 0 Apple shares early iPhone XS reviews

As reported by MacRumors , these three new iPhones recently made a pass through China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology for approval ahead of launch. In a move that might help offset the pricing somewhat, iStore said it will offer a two-year extended warranty, which includes one Apple-certified screen fix, for free.

Tech Case maker's OnePlus 6T renders show just two cameras on the back
Author: 0 Case maker's OnePlus 6T renders show just two cameras on the back

In the image, one can clearly see there is no triple rear camera setup or a pop-up camera mechanism. After a couple of press release related to the upcoming Android flagship, OnePlus has finally kick-started the official countdown for the OnePlus 6 successor launch in India.

Author: 0 Specs comparison: Galaxy A7 vs Galaxy A8+ (2018)

Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy A7 in its home market, marking the company's debut in the triple camera category. This is all just rumors for now of course, but Samsung's "4x" tease strongly suggests that something will land with four cameras.