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Tech SpaceX says it will fly private passenger 'around the Moon'
Author: 0 SpaceX says it will fly private passenger 'around the Moon'

Maezawa, 42, is the founder and CEO of Zozo, the largest online fashion retailer in Japan. Being a keen arts-lover himself, the billionaire has "bought all the seats" on the spacecraft and is now giving opportunity to as much as eight artists to accompany him on the trip.

Author: 0 Samsung's mid-range Galaxy A7 has a triple camera setup

This puts to rest rumours that the Galaxy S10 Plus may be Samsung's first triple-camera smartphone. As for the cameras, Samsung lists a 24-megapixel shooter at F1.7, 8-megapixel Ultra-Wide at F2.4 (120°), and a 5-megapixel Depth lens at F2.2.

Tech I've been using the new iPhone XS for the past 48 hours
Author: 0 I've been using the new iPhone XS for the past 48 hours

Until now, we only saw leaked Geekbench scores for the A12 Bionic, which revealed the iPhone XS, XS Max , and XR will all be a lot faster than the competition, but thanks to a new review we have a bunch of other benchmark comparisons available.

Tech Captain Marvel 1-Minute Instagram Trailer
Author: 0 Captain Marvel 1-Minute Instagram Trailer

With many Marvel fans still shaken by the ending of " Avengers: Infinity War " Brie Larson as Captain Marvel will hopefully save the day while making history. It's Nick Fury, of course. 'He encounters certain things in this movie. The film's trailer is littered with '90s references. But her existential crisis is just one battle Danvers will have to deal with, as Talos, a Skrull commander, arrives on Earth under the disguise of a S.H.I.E.L.D.

Tech OnePlus ventures into smart TV space
Author: 0 OnePlus ventures into smart TV space

From ruling the smartphone space for a while now, OnePlus is now all set to enter the TV segment, the company CEO Pete Lau has announced. OnePlus are looking to release their first TV next year with updates being required over the next five years to bring it to it's smart, connected potential.

Tech Fortnite on the Switch won't require Nintendo Online
Author: 0 Fortnite on the Switch won't require Nintendo Online

Once Switch Online is live, you'll need to pay a yearly (or monthly fee) to continue playing multiplayer games online, but there are a number of extra perks for those who choose to subscribe. So double check that if you aren't sure about it. Let's not forget you won't need the service for free-to-play games like Fortnite , Paladins, or Warframe: so if that's what you're spending most of your time on, maybe have a rethink over your purchase.

Tech How to Downgrade iOS 12 to iOS 11.4.1 [Tutorial]
Author: 0 How to Downgrade iOS 12 to iOS 11.4.1 [Tutorial]

We suggest you keep your device charged up to at least 50% to ensure it doesn't run out of power while updating. This comes after Apple received heavy backlash for allegedly slowing down the performance of older iPhones . At the same time, a text can be sent to the missus telling her to start dinner so that it will be ready as soon as you walk through your front door.

Tech Apple Watch Series 4 Unveiled: Here's What's New
Author: 0 Apple Watch Series 4 Unveiled: Here's What's New

Apple at the iPhone event on Wednesday announced that the base variant of the Apple Watch Series 3 will now be available in the USA at $279 (roughly Rs. "It's too early to tell from a public health perspective whether the costs will outweigh the benefits", Marcus said. The Apple Watch 4 has a wrist sensor that can monitor its wearer's heart rate, and thanks to new studies, it's been proven the device can identify a heart condition known as atrial fibrillation, or AFib for short.

Tech Apple's 2018 iPhone Event: What You Need to Know
Author: 0 Apple's 2018 iPhone Event: What You Need to Know

As wifely rumoured, the new flagship iPhone is called the iPhone XS Max and has a giant 6.5in screen . As well, buyers get up to one-and-a-half hours of additional runtime per charge versus the iPhone 8 Plus , according to Apple, offering overall better battery life.

Author: 0 Nintendo Online paid service starts next week, Nintendo Direct tomorrow

It'll run 35 minutes and cover both Switch and 3DS games, the company said. Nintendo announced new wireless NES controllers today as an exclusive for subscribers of the Switch's online service. The information on Switch Online, however, still refers to voice chat only in reference to the app, meaning Nintendo might stick with this asinine idea in spite of the better options.

Tech Google is killing off its Gmail alternative Inbox
Author: 0 Google is killing off its Gmail alternative Inbox

Numerous features we know and love from Inbox were brought into Gmail proper when they launched a much needed re-design back in April this year . Inbox made a similarly radical change to the way users managed email with "bundles". Recently, Google updated its Gmail app with some new features . Even the most recent features included in Gmail, such as "Snooze Emails", " Smart Reply ", "Hover Actions", and Follow-ups (or nudges), were initially present only on Inbox by Gmail.

Tech Musk mulls Tesla colour choice reduction | Automotive Industry News
Author: 0 Musk mulls Tesla colour choice reduction | Automotive Industry News

Although the situation has been improving, production bottlenecks have continued to bedevil Tesla's new Model 3 sedan , with paint shop capacity and quality issues chief among them. Alliance Bernstein analyst Toni Sacconaghi , Jr said much of the pressure on Tesla shares over the last month has been due to the sense Musk is "running wild and can't be contained" following a patch of erratic behavior, including a podcast appearance Thursday night in which he smoked marijuana.

Tech Apple might move to USB-C for this year’s iPad Pros
Author: 0 Apple might move to USB-C for this year’s iPad Pros

Moreover, the report adds that Apple was even considering calling the rumoured " iPhone XC " as " iPhone Xr ". Compared to the iPhone XS , which is about $200 more expensive, the cheaper C-model has only one main camera, an LCD display with lower resolution instead of an AMOLED panel and less RAM.

Tech How to watch Apple's new 2018 iPhone announcement event
Author: 0 How to watch Apple's new 2018 iPhone announcement event

The latest report also revealed the pricing of the three iPhones - iPhone XS , iPhone XS Plus and iPhone XC - which Apple showed during a mobile meeting in China. Considering the rumoured specs of the iPhone XC, looks like it will be the successor to the iPhone 8. While the iPhone has made Apple the world's most valuable company worth more than $1 trillion, it has slipped to third place among smartphone makers as Chinese-based Huawei has grabbed the number two spot.

Tech IPhone XS, iPhone XC, iPad Pro, Apple Watch 4 price, specs revealed
Author: 0 IPhone XS, iPhone XC, iPad Pro, Apple Watch 4 price, specs revealed

That said, rumour also has it that Apple is facing production issues with the low-priced iPhone 9 . Unfortunately, other than the name, this report doesn't include any additional information just yet. That's the leaked branding name tipped for the rumoured 6.5-inch iPhone CS - the biggest screen display on any iPhone to date. When do you think will the iPhone SE2 be released? Some very credible rumors have indicated that Apple will launch three iPhones with different screen ...

Tech What will the new iPhone be called in 2018?
Author: 0 What will the new iPhone be called in 2018?

The report also indicates that the prices will be similar to the Euro prices from a year ago for the iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X 2017. IPhone XS Max will offer improvements as compared to the iPhone X in nearly every aspect. For as much as Apple tries to keep important details about its next-gen iPhone lineup under wraps, the leaks have not slowed down in the slightest over the past few years.

Tech How to restore the old Google Chrome design
Author: 0 How to restore the old Google Chrome design

The company announced that it would be bringing a major update to the browser, featuring a new look and vast improvements to the user experience. The passwords are then saved to your Google account, meaning they sync to every computer and mobile device you use Chrome on.

Tech IPad Pro 2018 Renders Reveal New Design Changes
Author: 0 IPad Pro 2018 Renders Reveal New Design Changes

We've trawled the internet in search of the latest iPad news and leaks ahead of Apple's big September event. The renders are an improved version of CAD schematics that were previously released, showing a daring iPad with a fresh new look.

Tech Trump, without evidence, accuses social media of election meddling
Author: 0 Trump, without evidence, accuses social media of election meddling

The committee wanted Larry Page, the Chief Executive Officer of Google's parent company Alphabet , to testify as well, but the company insisted on sending a lower-level official, drawing the lawmakers' ire. Mark Zuckerberg, the company's founder and CEO, faced tough questioning on the platform's internal practices when he testified before Congress in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica data breach scandal.

Tech Destiny 2 is free with PlayStation Plus in September
Author: 0 Destiny 2 is free with PlayStation Plus in September

Rather than waiting until next week, Destiny 2 is available free to PS Plus subscribers right now so that you can jump in and start playing before the Forsaken expansion launches next week. The other game that is tagging along Destiny 2 is God of War 3 Remastered . The original God of War games are much more action-oriented and linear than God of War 4 , and God of War III is perhaps the most bombastic, fast-paced and visceral of them all.

Tech Apple announces new iPhone event as handset, watch images leaked
Author: 0 Apple announces new iPhone event as handset, watch images leaked

IOS 12 and numerous features announced during Apple's 2018 WWDC , including AR Kit 2.0, a more detailed breakdown of iPhone usage, and Animojis, should also make an appearance and receive a release date. Apple's event invitation made heavy use of the colour gold, fuelling speculation on social media that the company plans to launch a gold-coloured successor to the iPhone X, which was made available only in silver and gray previous year.

Tech New Pixel 3 Leak Reveals A Smaller Notchless Phone
Author: 0 New Pixel 3 Leak Reveals A Smaller Notchless Phone

In the Pixel series, Google appears to still be adamant on the single rear camera with dual-tone LED flash. The phone will have the same slightly re-positioned glass panel on the rear - though the whole rear is apparently glass, with the power button and volume rocker on the same side similar to previous Pixel phones.

Tech Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway buying own stock, more Apple
Author: 0 Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway buying own stock, more Apple

A better alternative is to invest in an American stock that is known to "earn a lot of money relative to the capital put in", the Berkshire CEO said. "I don't know when to buy stocks, but I know whether to buy stocks", Buffett, celebrating his 88th birthday, said on CNBC television.

Tech 12 event, new iPhones expected
Author: 0 12 event, new iPhones expected

Apple will make things official on September 12 , so stay tuned for more updates as we get closer to the event. Apple's new iPhone X looks set to be unveiled very soon. Hours after that company sent out invites for its hardware event, its new iPhone XS devices leaked. The 2018 event is also taking place live from the headquarters in Cupertino with proceedings expected to get underway at around 6pm BST.

Tech Intel's 8th Gen Core U-series, Y-series processors are here
Author: 0 Intel's 8th Gen Core U-series, Y-series processors are here

A reference PC built using one of the new U-series CPUs, for example, rendered a 4K video 6.5X faster than its predecessor, Intel said, and handled Adobe Lightroom edits at 2.9X the speed. So the only thing new this generation is Gigabit Wi-Fi support via Intel Wireless-AC. Laptops and 2-in-1 devices powered by the new 8th Gen Intel Core U-series and Y-series processors will be available from PC manufacturers later this year.

Tech Google expected to launch Pixel 3 smartphones on October 9
Author: 0 Google expected to launch Pixel 3 smartphones on October 9

Google Pixel 3 , Pixel 3 XL: Rumours, leaks, specifications, price, release date, and more. Included in the box is a pair of wired earphones which have the same design as the wireless Pixel Earbuds from a year ago. Google may not have much of its Pixel 3 left to unveil in October after an unboxing video was posted on YouTube. All the same, the Pixel 3 XL's display interruption looks to be deeper than that of the iPhone .

Author: 0 Google’s Go browser can now read articles aloud for you

For this, Google has partnered with banks such as HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Federal Bank, and Kotak Mahindra Bank. At the end of July, Google announced some new features coming to various apps in its suite of Android Go products. From Facebook Inc.'s WhatsApp to Jack Ma's Ant Financial, internet giants are joining a race to provide financial services in the world's fastest-growing mobile arena.

Author: 0 NVIDIA announces GeForce RTX graphics cards

The RTX 2080 has its GPU clocked at 1800/1710MHz for base and boost, respectively. "Once you see an RTX game, you can't go back". The GeForce RTX 2070 is set to launch sometime in September, following the debut of the RTX 2080 Ti and RTX 2080 next Monday, at an estimated suggested price of ~$400 give or take a hundred bucks.

Tech Gmail Brings Confidential Emails to Mobile
Author: 0 Gmail Brings Confidential Emails to Mobile

On Thursday Google announced in a post on Twitter that Gmail's confidential mode has been rolled out to mobile devices. One new feature just went live as Google has turned on their confidential mode for Gmail . You can use the feature to the fullest through email threads. After that, tap on the three dot menu on the top-right of the screen, which will then show a " confidential mode " option.

Tech Mobile to Sell the OnePlus 6T in the US This Fall
Author: 0 Mobile to Sell the OnePlus 6T in the US This Fall

Meanwhile, the T-Mobile OnePlus 6T is supposedly going to work on the new 600Mhz spectrum band which ensures better coverage and faster speeds. Now, we are not sure how accurate this is, but rumors have pointed to a similar time-frame for the launch of the new OnePlus smartphone .

Tech Fortnite Update Version 1.72 Released To Fix PS4 Crashing Issue
Author: 0 Fortnite Update Version 1.72 Released To Fix PS4 Crashing Issue

Although Google has posted a unique warning to players that the game is unavailable on the platform, many have already fallen victim to fake apps. Fortnite could soon be coming to non-Samsung devices going from a recent Reddit post. The company has released Fortnite v5.21 patch that brings some significant improvements to the game.

Tech Teen hacks Apple systems and makes off with 90GB of data
Author: 0 Teen hacks Apple systems and makes off with 90GB of data

Following reports of the hacking incident, Apple issued a statement saying that no customer data was compromised from the repeated attacks on its network. According to The Age , Apple reported the teen to the FBI after detecting external access, and USA authorities then alerted Australian Federal Police, which obtained a warrant to raid the teen's family home past year.

Tech Liverpool refer Mohamed Salah to police over driving while on phone
Author: 0 Liverpool refer Mohamed Salah to police over driving while on phone

In the footage the Egyptian - wearing a red top - appears to use his mobile phone as he gazes down at the screen. A Liverpool spokesperson told the Liverpool Echo : " The club, after discussion with the player, have made Merseyside Police aware of the footage and the circumstances surrounding its capture ".

Tech 8-core Intel 9th generation processors launching on October 1
Author: 0 8-core Intel 9th generation processors launching on October 1

These are the Intel Core i9-9900K (8 core / 16 thread), Intel Core i7-9700K (8 core / 8 thread), and Intel Core i5-9600K (8 core / 8 thread). The chip won't be cheap at around $450, but if you need Intel's best processors, the i9-9900K is one to consider.

Tech Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to be released on August 24
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to be released on August 24

It remembers things and is more conversational. You're looking at about $1,250 for the version with more storage and RAM. The move by operators to skip the premium Note 9 model comes after Samsung suffered lower-than-expected sales of its current flagship model, the S9.

Tech Samsung Electric profit growth slows
Author: 0 Samsung Electric profit growth slows

THE WORLD'S biggest smartphone maker has apparently "spoiled" some of its own forthcoming announcement overnight, as Samsung revealed video and details about two new tablet computers. Sales of Galaxy S9 and other flagship smartphones declined, while it had to spend more marketing expenses to promote smartphones. The company also claimed that intensified global competition affected its performance.

Tech New Google Pixel 3 XL images and specs leaked online
Author: 0 New Google Pixel 3 XL images and specs leaked online

A "Pixel Stand" peripheral has also been leaked , which may serve as a wireless charging dock . A fresh leak purports to show the upcoming Google Pixel 3 XL smartphone that could lure iPhone owners away from their next upgrade come September.

Tech Samsung starts teasing Galaxy Note9 ahead of August 9 event
Author: 0 Samsung starts teasing Galaxy Note9 ahead of August 9 event

However, an interesting new report from GamingBolt (as well as from XDA ) suggests that the game is finally coming to Android format - but not quite in the way that you'd expect. Now, earlier today, we spoke about Nintendo and Samsung . We do, however, know the date of the phone's big announcement at the Samsung Unpacked 2018 event.

Tech Sony reveals world's highest-resolution phone-camera image sensor
Author: 0 Sony reveals world's highest-resolution phone-camera image sensor

The new image sensor claims to be the world's first 48MP smartphone camera, and it also features an industry-leading pixel size of 0.8μm. It's also worth noting that modern chipsets are so fast that they can double up, with oversampling or pixel binning from this Sony sensor and multiple exposure combination, producing computational images that are super-pure.

Tech Xiaomi Mi A2 Global Launch - All Features, Price, India Launch, Availability & More!
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi A2 Global Launch - All Features, Price, India Launch, Availability & More!

Xiaomi has just annouced two new devices - Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite; both are running on Google sideline project Android One. The Mi A2 Lite is the toned down version of the Mi A2. The 5.84-inch screen is again a Full HD IPS display but with an aspect ratio of 19:9, i.e., a notched display . The new smartphones are expected to come with multiple options, including 3GB or 4GB RAM, and 32GB or 64GB of inbuilt storage.

Tech Uber driver streamed hidden camera videos on Twitch
Author: 0 Uber driver streamed hidden camera videos on Twitch

Louis, US, talked about his videos in an interview with The St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Friday . Nearly all have been streamed to his channel on the live video website Twitch, where he goes by the username "JustSmurf". Alexandra LaManna, a spokesperson for Lyft, said, "The safety and comfort of the Lyft community is our top priority, and we have deactivated this driver".

Tech Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018 - Thursday Highlights
Author: 0 Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018 - Thursday Highlights

Drifting phenom, energy drink enthusiast and well-documented nice guy Vaughn Gittin Jr. teamed up with the Goodwood Festival of Speed to build and auction off a special 700-horsepower Ford Mustang for charity. But this is not the same as a road auto that steers autonomously based on detecting road markings and other vehicles. "Robocar is an ambassador for the future technologies we will see on our roads and we hope that inspirational stunts like this will change public perceptions of ...

Tech Brett Kavanaugh female law clerks say judge an advocate for women
Author: 0 Brett Kavanaugh female law clerks say judge an advocate for women

McConnell compared the Democrats' quick targeting of Kavanaugh to their targeting and successful blocking of Judge Robert Bork, who President Reagan nominated to the Supreme Court. Kavanaugh now serves as a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and previously worked under Ken Starr and in President George W. Bush's administration.

Tech Apple rumoured to be releasing a linewide hardware refresh this year
Author: 0 Apple rumoured to be releasing a linewide hardware refresh this year

In India, Apple will be pricing the 13-inch MacBook Pro and the 15-inch MacBook Pro at Rs 149,990 and Rs 199,990 respectively. And that's only if you elect one of Intel's eight-generation i5 or i7 processors. According to a new investor's note shared this morning by reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, refreshes are expected for the iPhone , iPad , Mac mini , MacBook Pro , iMac , and Apple Watch .

Tech Fortnite’s Playground mode is going dark - for now
Author: 0 Fortnite’s Playground mode is going dark - for now

Fortnite Playground mode at last launched properly earlier this week after teething problems with the LTM. Epic has alluded to this possibility before when it expressed interest in making Playground a permanent part of the game, as opposed to the Limited-Time Mode that it is right now.

Tech 800,000 Facebook users blocked people who saw their posts anyhow
Author: 0 800,000 Facebook users blocked people who saw their posts anyhow

And those people may have been able to contact people on Facebook Messenger who'd blocked them, potentially leading to harassment. "We'd like to apologize and explain what happened". ANOTHER FACEBOOK FOIBLE has reared its head, this time in the form of a big that quietly unblocked blocked users so they could see the content and posts from their, er, blockers.

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