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Tech Google launches United Kingdom job searching service
Author: 0 Google launches United Kingdom job searching service

Now you can search for different jobs easily as there is no need to go through various platforms. Google has earlier announced its Job hunt feature which is built directly into the search menu. "What the employers get is easier discoverability". Google also shows employer ratings from current and former workers, as well as typical commute times to job locations.

Tech Corning announces Gorilla Glass 6 to be stronger than ever
Author: 0 Corning announces Gorilla Glass 6 to be stronger than ever

Corning specializes in using chemistry trickery to produce ever-more-durable versions of glass that can take impressive punishement, and in a press release today, Corning has announced that it's debuting its most durable version yet. Where Gorilla Glass 6 is concerned, that's exactly what Corning is looking to deliver. In lab tests, Gorilla Glass 6 survived 15 drops from 1 meter onto rough surfaces, making it up to two times better than Gorilla Glass 5.

Tech Fortnite V5.0 Content Update Adds a Couple of New Weapons
Author: 0 Fortnite V5.0 Content Update Adds a Couple of New Weapons

A viking ship, desert outpost, and ancient statues have appeared on the island, changing the world of Fortnite as we know it. Hop in an ATK (All Terrain Kart) with your squad and uncover all new mysteries and locations. Fortnite season 5 is already well underway and has brought with it a host of new changes to the map and also the core gameplay. This week, players can enjoy a brand new submachine gun which is sure to make close-quarter gunfights even more intense.

Tech Roku Turns Up the Volume with Roku TV Wireless Speakers
Author: 0 Roku Turns Up the Volume with Roku TV Wireless Speakers

There's also a puck-shaped remote called Roku Touch. The speakers are created to work exclusively as a stereo pair in one room, so you can't split them up to act as a multiroom speaker setup in two rooms, as you can with Sonos speakers . Ely said the product takes advantage of Roku's acquisition a year ago of Danish audio startup Dynastrom: "The goal has been to have audio be a real center of excellence for the company".

Tech World of Warcraft Drops Paid Expansions for a Subscription-Only Model
Author: 0 World of Warcraft Drops Paid Expansions for a Subscription-Only Model

Given that World of Warcraft has been operational since 2004, during which time it has generated vast amounts of income for Blizzard, you could argue that the removal of a barrier to entry such as the Battle Chest is somewhat overdue. Oh, and the $80 Digital Deluxe Edition. There are certain things still locked off, namely the latest upcoming content, Battle of Azeroth , which sits behind a modest £30~ price wall and comes out on 14th August, but for the amount of new content set to be ...

Tech Microsoft Edge for iOS preview updated with visual search feature and more
Author: 0 Microsoft Edge for iOS preview updated with visual search feature and more

Microsoft today released the July 2018 Office update for Android that brings the app to build 16.0.10325.20043. In Oct 2017 the Microsoft corporate vice president, Joe Belfiore had confirmed about the fact that Microsoft will not be manufacturing or selling any mobile devices having windows 10 support.

Tech Amazon Prime Day: More Than 100 Million Products Sold Over 36 Hours
Author: 0 Amazon Prime Day: More Than 100 Million Products Sold Over 36 Hours

As of Monday afternoon, there were 4,670 social media posts about the Prime Day crash. Trouble on the site spiked when the event began at 3 p.m. Procter & Gamble Co. The bigger question is what this means for Amazon's profits. Still, it's fair to assume Amazon .com's cloud servers temporarily buckled under the increased web traffic around Prime Day.

Tech Uber Spotlight helps drivers find riders using a bright color
Author: 0 Uber Spotlight helps drivers find riders using a bright color

Chief among the new features is something Uber calls "Spotlight", a simple in-app tool that transforms the rider's phone into a colorful torch to help their driver find them in the crowd. Under the new system, if your driver fails to show up at the scheduled time, Uber will give you $10 that you can put toward your next trip. The firm is also building on its in-app messaging tool by giving riders the option to send pre-written messages.

Tech EU Issues $5 Billion Antitrust Fine for Android Abuses
Author: 0 EU Issues $5 Billion Antitrust Fine for Android Abuses

The EU's Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager is set to announce a 4.3-billion-euro ($5 billion) penalty against the United States tech giant, according to Bloomberg News. Smartphone manufacturers are allegedly required to pre-install Google Search and Google's Chrome browser on their devices and then set both as the default.

Tech Motorola announces Moto E5 Play Android Oreo (Go edition)
Author: 0 Motorola announces Moto E5 Play Android Oreo (Go edition)

You can get most apps you have on regular phones on Go smartphones with minor downgrades such as lower-quality graphics. It is also suggested to features 1GB of RAM and a built-in storage of 16GB with an option to expand it to 128GB via microSD card.

Tech Galaxy Watch release pegged for August 24 alongside the Galaxy Note 9
Author: 0 Galaxy Watch release pegged for August 24 alongside the Galaxy Note 9

There is also the presence of the bright yellow S-pen which is likely to only be specific to this colour sku (note to Samsung: when choosing the review device to send us I would love a blue with yellow s-pen please). The Galaxy Note 8 is a very nice smartphone. The Note 8 also had a horizontal dual-rear camera. One of the biggest changes coming to the Galaxy Note series is the stylus officially referred to as the S Pen.

Tech Facebook Recruits Top Google Chip Engineer To Spearhead Big Hardware Push
Author: 0 Facebook Recruits Top Google Chip Engineer To Spearhead Big Hardware Push

At Facebook, he will be subordinate of Andrew Bosworth; Andrew is responsible for company's augmented reality and virtual reality program. Facebook Inc . The move from Facebook again highlights the changing mindset within the industry as key technology players look to reduce their reliance upon semiconductor companies such as Intel and Qualcomm , instead supplying their own hardware.

Tech Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition to be launched on July 24
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition to be launched on July 24

Just like other Android One smartphones, the Mi A2 smartphones should also get two major Android updates (Android P and Android O). Rs 19,350 approx for the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage variant. The smartphone will skip the company's MIUI custom Android ROM. The dual camera is expected to be 12 MP + 20 MP and will have a lot of memory options - 3/4/6 GB RAM and 32/64/128 GB storage.

Tech Google's Phone app now filters out spam calls automatically keywords
Author: 0 Google's Phone app now filters out spam calls automatically keywords

In a support blog post published on July 13, the search engine giant announced that this new feature will enable users to view filtered calls in their call history as well as check voicemails sent by the blocked number. Optional: To stop spam calls from ringing on your phone, turn on Filter suspected spam calls . The name of the feature is relevant with the work it does ie " caller ID and spam protection ".

Tech No Man's Sky multiplayer update gets a trailer, new content detailed
Author: 0 No Man's Sky multiplayer update gets a trailer, new content detailed

The space explore-'em-up is now fully playable in first or third person-both on foot and inside your ship. And though Founder Sean Murray and his team at Hello Games have had a rocky start - the game was embroiled in controversy when the studio was accused of misleading advertising in 2016, but the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) deemed the ads weren't misleading - it seems No Man's Sky is getting ever closer to its original vision, with the help of a new upcoming update titled ...

Tech Samsung Develops Industry’s First 8Gb LPDDR5 DRAM Chip
Author: 0 Samsung Develops Industry’s First 8Gb LPDDR5 DRAM Chip

The company's upcoming 8Gb LPDDR5 DRAM chip flaunts a data rate of 6,400 Mb/s, which effectively is 1.5 times faster than current LPDDR4X offerings that top out at 4,266 Mb/s. Samsung thus bills it as the "most versatile mobile memory solution" for next-generation smartphones and automotive systems. This performance advancement has been made possible through several architectural enhancements.

Tech Apple teases 70 new characters
Author: 0 Apple teases 70 new characters

Apple has today confirmed the 70 new emoji that will be coming to iPhone , iPad , Apple Watch , and Mac this fall. As is becoming more regular for Apple, the Cupertino outfit shared the news via a newsroom post with confirmation now available that the new emoji will be available to users of Apple's platforms under the Unicode 11 update.

Tech Uber rolls out new colour-coded windshield pickup signal
Author: 0 Uber rolls out new colour-coded windshield pickup signal

Uber wants to fix scenarios like that by enabling you to light up your smartphone's display with a specific color. Pickup messages are read aloud to drivers and they can simply tap to respond. Spotlight is just one of many tools Uber is adding to help riders and drivers communicate. However, Beacon is only available in a limited number of cities and on select cars, so Uber is launching Spotlight as a way to better enable two-way communication between users and drivers as their ride arrives.

Tech Target is unleashing its own super-sale to battle Prime Day
Author: 0 Target is unleashing its own super-sale to battle Prime Day

Amazon is gearing up for its annual Prime Day on July 16, but getting a deal that matches Black Friday prices isn't a certainty. Using the app, click into the menu section in the upper left corner and choose "Today's Deals", then click the "Upcoming" tab.

Tech Apple Boosts the MacBook Pro with Improved Performance
Author: 0 Apple Boosts the MacBook Pro with Improved Performance

MacBook Pro can be updated this fall with macOS Mojave , the latest version of the world's most advanced desktop operating system. Both the Apple MacBook Pro for the 13-inch and the 15-inch models, come with Touch Bar that's used as an extra input unit.

Tech MacBook Pro 2018 Initial Findings: Keyboard Design Cover-Up?
Author: 0 MacBook Pro 2018 Initial Findings: Keyboard Design Cover-Up?

The new 2018 models have the same starting price as their 2017 counterparts, with the "base" 15-inch MBP starting at $2399 while the "high-end" MBP starts at $2799 which packs a faster CPU, better GPU, and twice the SSD capacity. Other than waiting to see how the keyboards of the 2018 MacBook Pros fare in the real world, there's one other way to find out whether Apple fixed the keyboard: iFixit's "official" teardown .

Author: 0 Treyarch Reveals Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s Beta Dates and Times

Two betas will be held for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 , and the first is the multiplayer beta . Full details on the Black Ops 4 beta are available on the Treyarch blog . The latter is an objective-based mode that has teams alternating between attacking and defending two "static objectives". To play on PC all you need is a Battle.net account, but if you pre-order on PC you do get an extra day.

Tech Galaxy Note 9 launch date: when the re-imagined S Pen arrives
Author: 0 Galaxy Note 9 launch date: when the re-imagined S Pen arrives

While Samsung there is no definitive report about the launch time, we can only guess that official launch may be around the corner, as now that the smartphone has appeared on the FCC website. According to Korean media, the launch will follow very closely and nearly a month earlier than it did with the Galaxy Note 8 a year ago. These rumored upgrades include a built-in laser pointer, controls for music, controls for the camera, Bluetooth support, among other features.

Tech Apple starts selling exclusive Blackmagic eGPU to boost MacBook Pro performance
Author: 0 Apple starts selling exclusive Blackmagic eGPU to boost MacBook Pro performance

For 13-inch models, it will have a quad-core Intel Core i5 will be included with a top clock speed of 2.3GHz and turbo boost up to 3.8GHz. The MacBook Pro 15-inch and 13-inch model also feature dynamic stereo speakers and Thunderbolt 3 that will enable data transfer and connecting up to two 5K displays or four external GPUs.