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Tech Google Pixel 3 Launch Event
Author: 0 Google Pixel 3 Launch Event

The company has confirmed to be hosting an event on 9 October 2018 and have already sent out invites to the worldwide media, asking to reserve the date. Another major concern of smartphone fans is the supposed 4GB RAM of the Google Pixel 3 . The invite doesn't confirm what product will be launched.

Tech Amazon Just Announced a Newly Updated Fire HD 8 Tablet
Author: 0 Amazon Just Announced a Newly Updated Fire HD 8 Tablet

The new model comes with an nearly similar specification to the previous Fire HD 8. You can toggle Show Mode on and off but it's worth noting that as you jump into Alexa skills, you have to say "Alexa, go home" to quit each skill and do something else.

Tech Nokia 9 hands-on image leaks, reveals five rear cameras at the back
Author: 0 Nokia 9 hands-on image leaks, reveals five rear cameras at the back

An alleged front panel of the Nokia X7 was recently leaked , showing off the big screen and a notch on top. The device's applicant unit has mentioned the company located in Shenzen going by the name Hemingdi Technologies. If we had to venture an educated guess, their should be one standard RGB lens, then a monochrome one, like the Nokia 8 featured. Nokia 9 handsets of HMD Global can be given 8GB RAM and 256G storage.

Tech Fortnite’s 5.4 Update Brings High Stakes, Grappling Gun, and Bug Fixes
Author: 0 Fortnite’s 5.4 Update Brings High Stakes, Grappling Gun, and Bug Fixes

To kick the event off, we have a new game mode to play - Getaway. Playing ten matches of The Getaway will also grant 5,000 XP, while dealing 500 damage to Jewel carrying enemies will unlock the Suited Up Spray. More details for High Stakes and the new Getaway mode are likely to come when Epic Games releases patch notes , so stay tuned for updates. Complete your getaway gear with the Safecracker glider! While the gun only comes equipped with 15 charges, it's possible to chain shots ...

Tech Windows 10 support extended again: September releases now get 30 months
Author: 0 Windows 10 support extended again: September releases now get 30 months

Additionally, there is a new Windows 10 Insider Preview that's heading out to the Fast ring, a new preview build of Windows 10 October 2018 Update that comes with a series of bug fixes. On the official blog post announcing the release, Microsoft mentions some of the app-related updates the company shipped in the recent weeks, including things like Sticky Notes 3.0, inking support in Microsoft To-Do, and a new update to Snip & Sketch.

Tech Vivo X23 is official with in-display fingerprint scanner and Snapdragon 670
Author: 0 Vivo X23 is official with in-display fingerprint scanner and Snapdragon 670

For photography, it has a dual-camera setup of 12-megapixel and 5-megapixel cameras, and a 25-megapixel front camera . Being a Super AMOLED display , it allows the existence of an in-display fingerprint sensor. Vivo still offers a micro USB port, not the type-C, only NEX supports it. "With that in mind, we have made the ideal shot much easier to take with our AI Camera, added smarter AI services, and introduced our industry-leading In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology to the V ...

Tech BMW to Introduce Intelligent Personal Assistant in March 2019
Author: 0 BMW to Introduce Intelligent Personal Assistant in March 2019

It will be tied to the cloud and this ease of access will benefit rentals and vehicle sharing but it will also be useful in the way that the assistant can be linked to the smart speakers within your home or even your smartphone, giving you control over remotely starting the auto or other commands such as heating or cooling, before you even leave the house for work in hot summer days or cold winter mornings.

Tech Elon Musk's joke isn't amusing any more
Author: 0 Elon Musk's joke isn't amusing any more

He said his decision to quit was due to the higher-than-expected "level of public attention placed on the company, as well as the pace within the company". Employees at both its Fremont, California, vehicle factory and Reno, Nevada, battery Gigafactory, have been living through what Musk has called "production hell", working to ramp up production of the company's critical Model 3 sedan.

Tech Luis Enriques Spain: What can we expect from the new era?
Author: 0 Luis Enriques Spain: What can we expect from the new era?

La Furia Roja will be looking to Isco to lead the resurgence of the former world champions, with the player's creativity sure to be a lethal weapon for Spain . Kepa Arrizabalaga has made a good start to his career in English football after Chelsea broke the transfer record for a goalkeeper to bring him to the Premier League.

Tech The new 6.1-inch iPhone could come in red and blue colors
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Express.co.uk will be covering Apple's hardware event live on September 12 . There have been a couple of reports and analyst predicts before talking about the soon-to-be-launched 2018 iPhone handsets. However, it will surely come with revamped internals and an improved camera system. Details on the iPhone XS camera have not been released, but it will likely include features similar to those found in the iPhone X, such as the TrueDepth camera system and Portrait Mode functionality.

Tech Samsung Announces Galaxy Note9 with Improved S Pen and upto 512GB Storage
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There is a notch at the top of the display with the P20 Pro, something you won't find on the Note 9 , but it can be hidden with software for a seamless look. Both its rear cameras offer optical image stabilisation. But the highlights will be a bigger battery , a faster processor and improved cellular speeds.

Tech Alibaba’s Jack Ma to Step Down as Executive Chairman
Author: 0 Alibaba’s Jack Ma to Step Down as Executive Chairman

His birthday also coincides with a the Chinese holiday of Teacher's Day, which celebrates educators. While Ma sees himself as an accidental executive who only entered the business world with Alibaba's founding nearly 20 years ago, he has become one of China's most recognized corporate leaders.

Tech High there: Reaction to Elon Musk smoking pot is snarky, blunt
Author: 0 High there: Reaction to Elon Musk smoking pot is snarky, blunt

Tesla 's HR boss Gaby Toledano will not return from the leave of absence she took last month, Bloomberg reports. Elon Musk , the billionaire chief executive of Tesla , risked provoking fresh concern from investors on Friday after smoking marijuana on a live web show with USA comedian Joe Rogan .

Tech Have appeared in Skype call recording feature
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Snapchat-like features are being removed completely, with Skype's core features being pushed to the fore. The new feature has been added as a part of the latest version of Skype and is available on all supported platforms except Windows 10 .

Tech Elon Musk Smoked A Blunt On Joe Rogan's Podcast
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The South African born entrepreneur shared thoughts on those topics and more during a podcast with comedian Joe Rogan that lasted more than two hours, stretching into the early hours of Friday. Funding secured", Musk said at the time on Twitter. Tesla's stock and bond prices dropped on Wednesday - linked to the row over Musk's comments about Mr Unsworth but also following an unveiling by Mercedes that presents a challenge to the electric vehicle maker.

Tech Uber plans to block low-rating passengers in Australia & New Zealand
Author: 0 Uber plans to block low-rating passengers in Australia & New Zealand

Once Ride Check is initiated, riders and drivers are given access to Uber's Safety Toolkit. This alone makes the market for ride-sharing services get even smaller. Drivers will also only see the "general area" of the beginning and end point of a trip after it ends. The move is created to deter riders from displaying poor Uber behavior, such as not turning up at pick-up spots, or leaving rubbish in cars at the end of their journey, according to the BBC .

Tech IPhone Xs Max and iPhone 9 cases discovered at Walmart - they're big
Author: 0 IPhone Xs Max and iPhone 9 cases discovered at Walmart - they're big

The leaks don't give any clear picture of the front of the device and if the rumors are to believed then this variant of iPhone will come in an iPhone X like design with slightly thick bezels. Additionally, Apple also purportedly told partners in the Made for iPhone program that licensed USB-C to Lightning cables can be sold in the near future.

Tech Samsung confirms foldable phone for this year
Author: 0 Samsung confirms foldable phone for this year

Koh suggested the company may unveil the device at the Samsung Developer Conference in San Francisco this November. Chinese phone Huawei is also rumoured to be working on a foldable smartphone , with insiders saying that the Chinese company is willing to release a less advanced device than Samsung if it could get to market first.

Tech British Airways hacked, details of 380000 bank cards stolen
Author: 0 British Airways hacked, details of 380000 bank cards stolen

IAG said the data breach had been resolved and the website was working normally, and that no travel or passport details were stolen. BA said the breach took place between 22:58 BST on 21 August and 21:45 BST on 5 September. The air carrier also recommends affected customers to call their bank and follow their instructions, to minimize potential financial damage. It added: “We take the protection of our customers data very seriously.”.

Tech Why a Massive China Telecom Merger Matters to the US
Author: 0 Why a Massive China Telecom Merger Matters to the US

China Unicom, formally known as China United Network Communications, said it was not aware of the situation, in response to the report of a possible merger. A merger would create the world's second-largest mobile operator, with almost 600 million customers. Most markets worldwide have three to four carriers.

Tech Reported Merger Mystifies China Unicom, China Telecom
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According to the South China Morning Post, Chinese leaders are considering combining China Unicom and China Telecom . China Telecom referred to their response at the time of interim results briefing and said they still have not been notified of any such plans.

Author: 0 Vivo V11 Pro: Unboxing And First Impression

While we expect to see more and more smartphones that will be switching to the under-display fingerprint scanner, the vivo V11Pro could be the cheapest one around, at least judging from the specifications. The front camera offers extensive features such as Face Beauty Mode, AI Face Shaping and AI Selfie Lighting. The phone also has a dedicated microSD card slot for storage expansion up to 256GB.

Tech USA charges North Korean spy over NHS cyber attack
Author: 0 USA charges North Korean spy over NHS cyber attack

The investigation is ongoing, the official said, adding that the complaint involves activity through 2018. The Justice Department is planning to announce charges Thursday against North Korean nationals who US authorities have accused of being behind the massive hack of Sony in 2014 and the Wannacry ransomware attack lack year.

Tech 1-inch iPhone 9 leaks in three dazzling colors
Author: 0 1-inch iPhone 9 leaks in three dazzling colors

Now, for the bad news: While the 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch iPhone XS are expected to go on sale the following Friday, September 21st, the iPhone 9 might not hit store shelves until sometime next month. This is likely the 6.1-inch iPhone because of the pictured dual-SIM tray, which only the entry level iPhone is expected to have . The important thing is that Apple actually leaked an official press render of its new 5.8-inch iPhone XS and 6.5-inch iPhone XS, which was previously referred to as ...

Tech OnePlus 6T packaging ‘leaks,’ but are we looking at the real thing?
Author: 0 OnePlus 6T packaging ‘leaks,’ but are we looking at the real thing?

On the inside of the packaging, we can see an outline of the front of the phone, and it shows the notch has been shrunk from the OnePlus 6 . Given how much people hate notches and love in-display fingerprint sensors, the OnePlus 6T is already shaping up to be a pretty interesting phone.