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Apple has fixed that annoying 'i' glitch in iOS 11.1


After user complaints that the iPhone X's screen becomes unresponsive in very cold weather, Apple has announced it's working on a software update to address the issue. Apple has addressed a glitch that caused some iPhones to unexpectedly start auto-correcting the letter "i" to a capital "A" and a question mark. The problem is not common, and only a few users have reported the issue. Read More »

Google Pixel 2 users are reporting microphone issue


Android smartphone users will no longer need to pull out Shazam to identify songs on the go, as Google is rolling out a new feature to its built-in voice assistant software feature, Google Assistant , that will identify songs for them. Read More »

Google Files Go Is An AirDrop-like File Transfer App


As such, Files Go helps users get the most out of their phone's storage. This is a beta app, and Google notes that there could be some bugs and issues that arise while using the app. Another additional feature is the ability to transfer files from your phone to a friend's handset in the immediate vicinity. The Files tab, on the other hand, works just as a simple file management app and lists sources such as Downloads, Received files, Images, Videos, and Documents. Read More »

Apple wins patent infringement case over Samsung

Following weeks of testimony and three days of deliberations, the eight-member jury reached a decision awarding Apple $119,625,000 on three infringed patents and Samsung $158,400 on one patent. The first will give you an idea of how old the case is since it's not even in use anymore. However the highest court in the land apparently did not want to do anything with this case and as of Monday officially declined to hear it. Read More »

Koenigsegg sets new record for world's fastest production vehicle


The French auto manufacturer's successor to the Veyron, the Chiron , has yet to complete a top speed run. It's the same model that set a new world record for 0-249-0mph earlier this year - in just 36.44 seconds. Driver Niklas Lilja took it very slowly at first to warm up the tyres and engine before fully accelerating. The new record means the Koenigsegg has now bettered the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport , which has a top speed of 269.86 - as well as the Hennessey Venom GT , which achieved ... Read More »

Mersal row: BJP must respect free speech, says Congress


Many people pointed out that Raja dragging Vijay's religion into the controversy was irrelevant to the discussion. After the release of Mersal movie, BJP leaders came over with a demand to cut GST scenes from the movie. There were two scenes in Mersal that the BJP objected to. Several BJP leaders took on Vijay and his film for its scenes . In a tweet, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi said, "Mr Modi, Cinema is a deep expression of Tamil culture and language". Read More »

Google Maps Nixes Mini Cupcake Calories Tracking Feature After Backlash


Wegmans grocery offers mini-cupcakes that are 97.5 calories each, while Canada's Prairie Girl Bakery, for example, sells mini-cupcakes that each contain 200 calories. The feature first started to roll-out to users on iOS about a week ago. There was also no opt-out option available, forcing anyone who used the app to see the built-in feature. Read More »

Latest Windows 10 update rolled out


If you have a newer system, you'll be prompted to install the Fall Creators Update before those with older systems. The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is now available from the Media Creation Tool, which means getting the update right now is really easy. Read More »

Mobile kills unlimited data usage when traveling to Canada and Mexico


T-Mobile One customers that don't want to take a chance with the data cap can get unlimited high-speed worldwide LTE for an extra $25 per month. It was nearly like traveling out of state and not overseas. This meant that using your phone or making a call in Canada, Mexico, and the US would be "just like going out of state", T-Mobile CEO John Legere said at the time. Read More »

Samsung Electronics CEO Kwon Oh-hyun to retire after March 2018


Kwon plans to resign as head of Samsung's semiconductor and component business and will not seek re-election on the company's board when his term expires in March, Samsung said in a statement. "But now the company needs a new leader more than ever and it is time for me to move to the next chapter of my life". "There are no words to describe how proud I am that we built together one of the most valuable companies in the world". Read More »

Amazon Debuts (Parent-Controlled) Shopping Accounts for Teens


Once approved, teens can create a username and password to start ordering in their own separately downloaded app. But there's a catch. The new program will let teen log into Amazon using their own credentials, where they can then browse, shop and stream videos and tap into their parent's Prime membership benefits. Read More »

Face ID may make its way to the 2018 iPad Pro

While Apple might've struck gold with Face ID, assembling the feature on an iPhone isn't as easy as unlocking one with it. The Cupertino-headquartered technology giant has address a significant number of major changes to the design of the iPhone X with this new handset phone now sports a remarkable edge-to-edge screen display. Read More »

Far-right bloggers blame innocent man for Las Vegas shooting

After news spread that a lone, white gunman had opened fire on a crowd of people attending a country music festival from his hotel room at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino , causing 58 deaths and more than 500 injuries, conservative conspiracy sites like the Gateway Pundit lit up with misinformation about the shooter's identity. Read More »

Meet the new member of the Amazon Echo family: Echo Spot


The problem with the Echo Show is that it was unable to show users their subscriptions or recommendations, two key features on YouTube that Google needs to ensure growth and user engagement. Your Phone number will still be tied to calls so recipients can recognize you. No information was given on how much the Google Manhattan device will cost, but Amazon's Echo Show now sells for $229.99. Read More »

Akash Ambani to launch iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in India


Get ready for a slew of reports saying the iPhone 8 Plus is Apple's Galaxy Note 7 because reports of swelling batteries are coming out of Taiwan. Reports suggest the iPhone X's global pre-orders to touch a record 50 million. This offer, however, stands only till 5:59 pm today. The good news is that the potential Face ID shortcomings won't amount to much in the real world. Read More »

Google launches Android One Moto X4 smartphone for Project Fi users


Thanks to a microSD card slow, you will be able to expand the storage further by up to 256GB. Both phones also feature a fingerprint sensor below the display that comes with gesture support. Google's Fi project is a technology that uses a combination of wireless and cellular networks to get you optimum speed for calls and texts. For selfies, this phone has been equipped with 5MP fixed focus front-facing camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture, 1.4 um pixel size, 74° lens and Burst, HDR, ... Read More »

Newcastle fans rave over attacker after Stoke win - 'Invaluable', 'absolute…


But the Toon boss played it cool after the game, insisting: "When you win so many games in a row, the fans are excited and thinking about Europe for me it is one game at a time". "We'll try and get him ready for the weekend". The 23-year-old believes it's easier to score from set-pieces in the Premier League . "In the Premier League, it's a little bit different because in the Championships it's more of a wrestling match in the box". Read More »

Arsenal vs Köln Preview: Gunners begin Europa League journey for first time


They still have some able players to call upon though. The Europa League is indeed worth taking seriously for the Gunners. But Wilshere stayed and, having returned to full training following a fractured leg suffered towards the end of his time with Bournemouth , the England worldwide is now expected to come back into the Arsenal side. Read More »

Webster Electric crews to help with hurricane recovery


Missouri's electric cooperatives have helped out with hurricane relief in the past. "Cooperation among cooperatives is a guiding principle, and Intercounty is excited to be able to help those in need". The Kandiyohi Power Cooperative has also offered to provide assistance in the wake of Hurricane Irma. Earlier the Missouri crews were committed to two cooperatives in South Carolina, Berkeley and Palmetto electric cooperatives. Read More »

Mercedes-AMG Project ONE hypercar concept blasts in with 986bhp


We don't have the official figures just yet, but Mercedes-AMG says that at least 1,000 horsepower and similar amount of torque can be expected from the downright brutal powertrain that will occupy the middle of the auto. Inside the two-place cabins, the seats themselves are integrated into the monocoque and yet have adjustable backrests. Unlike an F1 vehicle, the hypercar is all-wheel-drive, with torque vectoring helping to translate all that power in a direction of the driver's choosing. Read More »

Apple Set to Reveal Special iPhone X on Tuesday

It also looks like rather than the iPhone 8 or iPhone Pro, two previously rumoured names for the upcoming iPhone, Apple intends to call the new device the iPhone X . So the next logical question is where will the Touch ID or as we know it the fingerprint scanner go? After production issues with an in glass Touch ID scanner, Apple has made a decision to say goodbye to our dear old friend and replace it with something fancier, more secure, and frankly disturbing. Read More »

Nissan's real Tesla rival won't come until late 2018


This should provide the Leaf with upwards of 200 miles of range, Nissan says, putting it on par with the Bolt and Model 3 ranges. The 200-mile mark is considered by many industry experts as the range needed to ease driver fears that they'll run out of juice before ending their trips in the United States, but even then range is still the biggest obstacle to widespread adoption of electric cars . Read More »

The announcement of the smartphone Samsung Galaxy J7+


There is a microSD card slot for expansion (256GB max.). Samsung Galaxy J7 Plus: Samsung has unveiled the latest addition to its mid-range smartphone category. Ahead of the predecessors, Galaxy J7 Plus houses a 3000mAh battery. It is yet unknown on when Samsung would decide to launch the smartphone in India but we are surely excited to see it around. Read More »

Tuesday in CE: Google Launches an ARCore Developers Kit for Android Devs


Steve Conine, co-founder and co-chairman of Wayfair and who worked with Google on the project said: "With the release of technology like ARCore , AR will reach a crucial tipping point toward mainstream adoption, enabling us to provide a lifelike, 3D "view-in-room" experience for significantly more customers than we do today across the entire Android ecosystem". Read More »

Microsoft Discontinues Original Xbox One


Whether Microsoft decides to keep the Xbox One in United Kingdom or not is still not revealed. The Xbox One S also has a more powerful CPU, is quieter than the launch Xbox One and comes with various hard-drive sizes. Although it's not really a must-have by everyone's standards, there are a few 4K-ready gamers that can't wait to get their hands on it, and many first and third-party developers have already pledged their support for the system, so we'll suppose we'll see what happens. Read More »

Picture-in-Picture Working in Google Maps for Android Oreo Users


Google just released its latest mobile operating system called the Android Oreo . Google wants users to look for the "Play Protect" logo when buying a new Android device. Google said Play Protect continuously scans the estimated 2 billion Android devices around the world, using machine learning to watch for unusual and questionable behavior in more than 50 billion apps and automatically removing problem applications. Read More »

U11 Android Oreo update release time line revealed


Google also claims faster performance and 2X boot speed with the Android 8.0 Oreo. With this improvement, Android Oreo users will be able to enjoy theming of the Android Framework and Android System UI, theming of any third-party application, custom fonts for 3rd-party apps, and a status bar center-clock mod WITHOUT root. Read More »

Here's why Taylor Swift's new single might sound familiar


Adding insult to injury, Nicki Minaj is a featured guest on the track and in the video - and she has her own heated history with Swift . To start, you must use your Ticketmaster account to register with the Taylor Swift Tix portal and choose a city in which you could potentially attend a concert. Read More »