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Tech Apple Could Be Revising Its Approach To iOS, macOS Updates
Author: 0 Apple Could Be Revising Its Approach To iOS, macOS Updates

Are you happy with the proposed trade-off of fewer new features in favour of a better, overall platform? In addition to this, Animoji will also feature an extended update for the iPad as well as FaceTime integration. Apple has also recently released features later than it expected, as the rush to meet the annual deadline overtaxed engineers and created last-minute delays.

Tech New Zealand beats England by 12 runs: Tri-series
Author: 0 New Zealand beats England by 12 runs: Tri-series

Jos Buttler is again set to stand in as skipper, with batsman James Vince keeping his place in the XI. This match will nearly determine who will play the Aussies in the finals at the Eden Park, Auckland on February 21, 2018. Williamson's first job was to back up Guptill, who launched Adil Rashid for three slog-swept sixes en route to 65 from 40 balls. When Seifert hit England's best bowler Jordan twice over the rope in the final over New Zealand had a total way higher than they would ...

Tech Sea of Thieves PC System Requirements and Recommended Specs Revealed
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves PC System Requirements and Recommended Specs Revealed

Critics have already reported their first impressions of the game, but we'll have to wait until March for their final verdicts. "Going onto Google Trends and looking at Sea of Thieves and watching the spikes throughout the development of the game and seeing where it's at now".

Tech Apple HomePod Launches With Big Sound-and Even Bigger Questions
Author: 0 Apple HomePod Launches With Big Sound-and Even Bigger Questions

What's more , Alam's measurements found the HomePod to provide a "near-perfectly flat frequency response", meaning it stays accurate to a given track without pushing the treble, mids, or bass to an unnatural degree. And while it's not available yet, the HomePod will eventually be capable of stereo pairing, which means you can have two HomePods sync to create a fuller, more immersive sound .

Tech Facebook gets personal with new lists update
Author: 0 Facebook gets personal with new lists update

Like other recent additions and changes to the News Feed , Lists was created to encourage "meaningful connections between people rather than passive consumption of content", Facebook said. But one problem with that strategy is that people have been posting less personal content over the years. Facebook has not said when it expects all users to gain access to the feature.

Tech HTC's smartphone chief and ex-CFO, Chialin Chang, resigns
Author: 0 HTC's smartphone chief and ex-CFO, Chialin Chang, resigns

As for the smartphone market of HTC, it has not completely ended its business. As noted by HTC Investors , the company's President of Smartphones and Connected devices , Chang Chialin, has resigned . "We thank him for his dedication to the Company for the last 6 years and wish him well in his future endeavors". The move comes months after Google chose to buy the smartphone design and engineering team from HTC for $1.1 billion (roughly Rs.

Tech Samsung Galaxy S9 will come with stereo speakers and 3D emoji
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 will come with stereo speakers and 3D emoji

Samsung seem to be copying the iPhone X, which is unsurprising as it's undeniable that this is an impressive smartphone: it even won over one of our lifelong Google fans here at AndroidPIT . Thanks to a report by Korean outlet ETNews , we potentially know a little bit more about a certain software feature that Samsung is preparing. The smartphones will continue to feature a dedicated Bixby button .

Tech Xiaomi rolls out Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro in India
Author: 0 Xiaomi rolls out Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro in India

The 6GB RAM and 64GB storage variant is priced at ₹16,999. Under the hood, the Redmi Note 5 Pro will come with a 4000mAh battery which will be non-removable. ■What differentiates the Redmi Note 5 from the Redmi Note 5 Pro is the performance and camera hardware. The primary camera on the back has a 12MP sensor with f/2.2 aperture, while it has a secondary 5MP f/2.0 camera.

Tech Google Takes AMP with the
Author: 0 Google Takes AMP with the "Stories" Format

Google is bringing AMPs ( Accelerated Mobile Pages ) to Gmail to make emails more interactive. Speaking to Tech Crunch Google's product manager for the AMP project Rudy Galfi explained: "It's a mobile-focused format for creating visually rich stories".

Tech Google Pixel yearly sales double to 3.9 million in 2017
Author: 0 Google Pixel yearly sales double to 3.9 million in 2017

Jeronimo points out how it's a "remarkable achievement to double sales", especially during a time when consumers mostly already have smartphones. For comparison , it's a "tiny portion" compared with the entire 1.5 billion market size for smartphones altogether, Jeronimo said.

Tech Mercedes' hyper-luxury Maybach is back and better than ever
Author: 0 Mercedes' hyper-luxury Maybach is back and better than ever

Meanwhile, the top vehicle model from Mercedes-Benz gets even more refined. The G63 has been equipped with the tuner's 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V-8, the same engine fitted to the regular G-Class. Underneath the hood lies a 2.0 liter gas engine. The electrified drivetrains are based around a new hybrid system. The maximum speed is 130 miles per hour.

Tech Google unveil test for chats with robots
Author: 0 Google unveil test for chats with robots

Say your phone is on Do Not Disturb mode or otherwise silent and someone sends you an urgent message. Do you wish a robot could free you of your constant communication obligations via WhatsApp , Facebook or text messages? The Reply software is able to suggest Smart Replies to questions like "Are you at the restaurant" and "When can you be home".

Tech Record-breaking drone show lights up Winter Olympics opening ceremony
Author: 0 Record-breaking drone show lights up Winter Olympics opening ceremony

The Shooting Star light show was pre-recorded, just like Lady Gaga's American flag, but that's because Pyeongchang can get very cold and very windy. Each one of the drones weighed approximately eight ounces and averaged a 20-minute flight time. The intention is for the drones, hovering about 400 feet off the ground near the stadium, to wow the Olympic Stadium crowd with light-beamed illustrations of Olympic rings, a peace dove and other images.

Tech New PS4 and Xbox One patch notes LIVE
Author: 0 New PS4 and Xbox One patch notes LIVE

The availability for this item pack has been extended to February 22, 23:59 (UTC). As reported previously, the main takeaway in this patch comes in the form of a fix for those who have been unable to enjoy the game in squads, usually with the error message: "Failed to retrieve squad information".

Tech New York Times beats estimates on strong digital revenue growth
Author: 0 New York Times beats estimates on strong digital revenue growth

Sold All: 16 Reduced: 47 Increased: 65 New Position: 32. According to today's trading volume The New York Times Company is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on The New York Times Company, where 0 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 0 analysts have given a Buy signal, 1 said it's a HOLD, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

Tech Man United boss Jose Mourinho wants award for 'best-behaved manager'
Author: 0 Man United boss Jose Mourinho wants award for 'best-behaved manager'

Manchester United and Newcastle face off at St James' Park on Sunday with very different ambitions at opposite ends of the Premier League table. "Yes, yes. I want to be here, playing every week so to turn it around and get that sort of confidence from the manager was really pleasing. Mourinho has a dismal record at Newcastle , failing to win a single game in six trips.

Tech Customers Now Suing Google For Google Pixel Microphone Defects
Author: 0 Customers Now Suing Google For Google Pixel Microphone Defects

That said now when we know that Google doesn't make use of Pixel Visual core it would be interesting to see where else Google will implement this. However, agents claim that the defect occurred in only 1 percent of products sold and assured its customers that they would be addressing the issue immediately.

Tech You probably made more than Elon Musk previous year
Author: 0 You probably made more than Elon Musk previous year

After liftoff, SpaceX attempted to land all three of Falcon Heavy's boosters back on Earth - two on land and one on the floating platform at sea. The Falcon Heavy it will be sitting on top of will have no trouble lifting the 2 ton weight of the auto.

Tech Uber settles with Waymo over allegations of stolen trade secrets
Author: 0 Uber settles with Waymo over allegations of stolen trade secrets

Khosrowshahi expressed "regret" for the company's actions in a statement on Friday. But the trial is now over. As part of the resolution, Uber will pay Waymo $245 million in cash, equal to a.34 percent equity stake at the ride-hailing firm's recent $72 billion valuation.

Tech Apple Live News Section Now Available in TV App
Author: 0 Apple Live News Section Now Available in TV App

What are you most excited to see at this year's Winter Olympics? First teased during Apple's keynote last September, the News section on the Apple TV app offers quick access to a variety of live stations, including CBS News, CNN , Fox News , Cheddar , CNBC and Bloomberg .

Tech Carmakers steer towards electric vehicles to meet India's aspiration
Author: 0 Carmakers steer towards electric vehicles to meet India's aspiration

The e-Auto is 2.7 metres in length and 1 metre wide and priced at Rs 1.49 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi. About 12 start-ups have participated in the 14th edition of Auto Expo, with an aim to be a part of India's story of transition from internal combustion engines to electric mobility.Besides a slew of luxury feature cars, two-wheeler have also drawn attention at Auto Expo 2018 and have successfully lured more customers.Here we bring you a series of some attractive scooters and bikes, ...

Author: 0 The first 5G phones will come in 2019

In October 2017, Qualcomm had unveiled the new 5G modem and confirmed that it would be commercially available during the first half of 2019. These companies have a growing stake in the 5G network. In addition, Qualcomm Technologies claimed to be demonstrating 5G NR interoperability, based on the 5G NR standard, with multiple infrastructure vendors utilizing their prototype systems.

Tech My Nintendo Rewards for Switch
Author: 0 My Nintendo Rewards for Switch

Starting in March, purchasing games will earn 1% of the purchase price for physical games in Gold coins (up from 10-20 presently) and digital purchases will earn 5% back. Anyone with a Nintendo Account can join My Nintendo for free. But it's also frustrating in the extreme that during the first year of the Switch's life, when many folks were buying lots of Switch games, these rewards were not available even to be accumulated.

Tech The source code for the iPhone just leaked online
Author: 0 The source code for the iPhone just leaked online

According to sister publication, Macworld , the iOS source code that was leaked online has since been pulled down from the GitHub site, but not before it was made available for others to obtain copies of it. He tells Motherboard that this is a huge deal as it appears to be the real iBoot code because it aligns with the code he has reverse engineered himself.