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Tech IPhone users will soon be able to share location with 911
Author: 0 IPhone users will soon be able to share location with 911

The service, as you could have guessed from the emergency number mention, is for United States users only (Europe has its own 112 number), and works as a supplement to the current AML mapping dispatchers are used to. 'When every moment counts, these tools will help first responders reach our customers when they most need assistance'. The new iOS feature will be a lot more accurate, according to Apple, potentialy saving lives.

Tech Samsung Announces New Chromebook Plus V2
Author: 0 Samsung Announces New Chromebook Plus V2

This year's Chromebook Plus features a 12.2-inch screen with 1080p resolution, while the original model came with a 12.3-inch panel with 2,400 x 1,600 resolution. Since it is a Chromebook, it runs on Chrome OS, which comes loaded with lots of apps and access to Google Play Store. The V2 will be available June 24, the release said, and will be priced at $500-a $50 increase from the original Plus model, according to Engadget .

Tech Russian Federation crush Saudi Arabia in opener
Author: 0 Russian Federation crush Saudi Arabia in opener

Heavy defeats against Brazil and France in March set alarm bells ringing for Russian fans and their 1-1 draw against Turkey last Tuesday means they head into the World Cup without a victory in their last seven matches. The Saudis will face Uruguay on June 20 and then Egypt on June 25. Half an hour in the closing half both teams made replacements with Saudi Arabia switching Abdullah Otayf for Fahad Almuwallad and Russian Federation replaced Alexander Samedov with Daler Kuziaev.

Tech Vivo NEX, NEX S: The rivals of Oppo Find X
Author: 0 Vivo NEX, NEX S: The rivals of Oppo Find X

Are you a techie who knows how to write? The Vivo NEX carries a pricing of 3,898 Yuan (Rs. 41,200). We are calling it an "almost" bezel-less display as the phone does feature bezels on all sides. These phones support Dual SIM but do not have microSD card slot and hence internal storage can not be extended further. Missing from Vivo's details are the location of other sensors, like the light sensor that dims the display when you're in a dark environment, or turns the display off when ...

Tech Argentine Ref To Officiate World Cup Opening Game
Author: 0 Argentine Ref To Officiate World Cup Opening Game

The North American bid was in better shape to host the World Cup. The 2026 World Cup will have 48 teams playing a total of 80 games - 60 are planned in the US and 10 each in Canada and Mexico. Qatar, who will host in 4 years' time, will mark the first time the tournament is played during winter months because of the nation's high temperatures during summertime.

Tech Elder Scrolls: Blades Coming to iOS and Android This Fall
Author: 0 Elder Scrolls: Blades Coming to iOS and Android This Fall

One other key piece of info was missing as well, when is The Elder Scrolls VI coming out? This new Wolfenstein game will offer fully cooperative play, where two players can fight through the entire campaign together as the Blazkowicz sisters.

Tech Skyrim Very Special Edition is Real and Out for Amazon Echo
Author: 0 Skyrim Very Special Edition is Real and Out for Amazon Echo

And yes, some people love it so much they'll pretend that's what it is. But Bethesda have followed through on the joke, releasing a voice-activated edition of the game that's free to enable on Amazon . While playing Skyrim on any Echo or other Alexa-embedded devices you'll get to fight dragons, shout... err... shouts, "guard your knees against arrows", and "other epic things".

Author: 0 Gears 5 Screens Tell the Story of Kait Diaz's Start

Unfortunately, by mobile Microsoft meant Android and iOS only so the game won't make it to Windows Phone. Gears Tactics will also feature boss fights, and we even got a glimpse of a Brumak in the trailer. We'll be waiting a while longer to find out more, as Gears Pop won't be landing on iOS and Android until sometime next year. Past that, details are still light, but at the very least you can expect to see many of your favorite Gears of War characters as Funko Pop figurines.

Tech Anthem - release date and E3 2018 trailer
Author: 0 Anthem - release date and E3 2018 trailer

Otherwise, the game looks spectacular. But it's the inclusion of the UEFA Champions League that has us seriously excited. We'll have to see if the game can accomplish that sort of long life, but EA is doing what it can to ensure it is appealing before it launches.

Tech Xiaomi Redmi Y2 Launched in India with Starting Price of Rs. 9,999
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Y2 Launched in India with Starting Price of Rs. 9,999

Apart from this, the Xiaomi Redmi Y2 is a great budget phone that just destroyed the recently launched Moto G6 Play (and even the Moto G6). Xiaomi has been among the select few Android OEM brands that offer extended software support to devices that are way past their update cycle.

Tech New Facebook privacy furor: What's at stake?
Author: 0 New Facebook privacy furor: What's at stake?

The newspaper said the unfettered access continued even after Facebook agreed with the Federal Trade Commission in 2011 to better protect data and only share it after getting users' express consent. So, for the last 10 years as a result of sharing access to personal information of users received at least sixty companies, including Apple, Amazon , BlackBerry, Microsoft , Samsung .

Tech Hitman 2 is coming this November and it won't be episodic
Author: 0 Hitman 2 is coming this November and it won't be episodic

Warner Bros . Interactive Entertainment and independent game developer , IO Interactive, today announced Hitman 2 , the follow-up to the acclaimed global video game, Hitman , with a brand-new trailer. The Silver and Gold editions include some additional add-ons. For those wannabe assassins who fancy some physical swag, you'll get everything from the Hitman 2 Collector's Edition bundled into an Agent 47-style guncase, a bullet keyring, rubber duck (yes, really!) and a signature coin.

Tech ASUS ROG Phone Has Been Developed For Mobile Gamers
Author: 0 ASUS ROG Phone Has Been Developed For Mobile Gamers

It essentially means that games can play at 90 frames-per-second (fps), which is visibly smoother than 60 fps. The smartphone has scored 304183 in AnTuTu and is way ahead of the Xiaomi BlackShark, Samsung Galaxy S9 +, iPhone X and Razer Phone .

Tech Download macOS Mojave Wallpapers From Here
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Those who have an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch model (iOS 10 or above) or a Mac computer ( macOS Sierra 10.12 or above) with Safari installed can watch the WWDC 2018 keynote live stream on the official website. This is not a major surprise, but it is good news for users that want new features without upgrading to new hardware. A macOS desktop can get cluttered very soon and the new Stack feature will help users sort that out.

Tech ‘Sure looks like Zuckerberg lied to Congress’: Democrat on Facebook report
Author: 0 ‘Sure looks like Zuckerberg lied to Congress’: Democrat on Facebook report

From there, the BlackBerry Hub could access information from 556 of the user's friends; including relationship status, political leanings, and events . According to the Times , however, an exemption was given to the device makers and they reportedly kept the access to the data. In April, multiple committees on Capitol Hill had peppered him with questions about Facebook's dealings with Cambridge Analytica .

Tech Apple watchOS 5 Adds Walkie-Talkie Feature, Activity Sharing, & More
Author: 0 Apple watchOS 5 Adds Walkie-Talkie Feature, Activity Sharing, & More

Apple has unveiled watchOS 5 and the new features it will offer, not the least of which are new fitness features . There are now Competitions that let you challenge friends to up to seven-day rivalries within the Activity app. Likewise, there are enhanced notifications from third-party apps. A fun way to quickly get in touch with friends and family, this new watch-to-watch connection can be activated between any compatible Apple Watch users around the world over Wi-Fi or cellular.

Tech DxO details stellar Xiaomi Mi 8 photography score
Author: 0 DxO details stellar Xiaomi Mi 8 photography score

Never has Xiaomi announced three different versions but as there is a first time of everything, the company has unveiled the Mi 8 , Mi 8 SE and the Mi 8 Explorer Edition . The Mi 8 "is the first ever smartphone in the world to use pressure-sensitive in-display fingerprint technology, meaning it has a dedicated pressure sensor that activates unlocking more quickly".

Tech China, US reportedly near resolution to ZTE dispute
Author: 0 China, US reportedly near resolution to ZTE dispute

When the gloves came off recently, with the United States unilaterally announcing tariffs on US$50-billion worth of Chinese imports followed by another US$100-billion, Beijing reacted swiftly with similar countermeasures. Ross seemed surprised last week at Trump's demand to reopen a case settled only weeks earlier, and resistant to treat ZTE's fate as a bargaining chip on trade rather than a straightforward enforcement matter.