Stories about Tech

Dec 22 2017

Pokemon GO Developer Announces New AR Mode for iPhone Only

If you opt to use AR+, you'll also see gameplay benefits. Of course, since the feature hasn't been completely detailed by Niantic , one can only imagine at this point th...

Dec 22 2017

Apple tells developers to disclose loot box drop odds in their games

Created to encourage in-app purchases and introduce a sense of random chance, they've been criticized as a money-making scheme and even targeted with anti-gambling legisl...

Dec 22 2017

Experts back Apple's move to prolong battery life of older iPhones

But some owners prefer faster performance. "Last year, we have implemented a feature for the iPhone 6 , iPhone 6S and iPhone in order to stabilize the peak energy wh...

Dec 22 2017

Samsung develops 'world's smallest' DRAM chip

While the first-generation 10 nm 8 Gb DDR4 memory operates at 3,200 Mbps per pin, its successor provides a speed of 3,600 Mbps per pin. According to the company, the pr...

Dec 22 2017

Is Amazon working on its own version of YouTube to spite Google?

Apparently, the removal of YouTube support for the Echo Show and Fire TV seems to have pushed Amazon to move to the decision of coming up with a YouTube clone likely ...

Dec 22 2017

Android 8.0 Oreo is now available for all Australian Nokia 8 owners

According to a leaked render, Nokia 9 smartphone would feature a combination of 5 Megapixel cameras at the front panel. However, upon investigation, it has been con...

Dec 22 2017

Facebook and Universal just cut a huge music licensing deal

The companies say they plan to create a roadmap for delivering "new music-based experiences online". "Going forward, the companies will experiment hand-in-hand to intro...

Dec 21 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on PC Finally Hits Version 1.0 Tomorrow

PUBG began on Steam early access in March, and the full 1.0 PC launch is set for 07:00 GMT on December 21. It's certainly not the final release, as the developers has a ...

Dec 21 2017

Nokia 9 Specs Revealed In FCC Certification, Pictures Leaked

RAM details were left out but we could expect at least 4 GB of RAM here . Remember, you can always return to the stable channel by removing your device from the pro...

Dec 21 2017

Startup company Magic Leap introduces augmented-reality glasses

Augmented reality was most prominently displayed by Microsoft's Hololens gear, but it looks like Magic Leap will be bringing a mainstream, standalone AR headset to mar...

Dec 20 2017

Self-healing glass could an spell end to the shattered phone screen

Japanese researchers say they have developed a new type of glass that can heal itself from cracks and breaks. The discovery could be a boon for consumers who are force...

Dec 20 2017

North Korea to blame for WannaCry cyberattack

In an op-ed published in The Wall Street Journal , Homeland Security Advisor Tom Bessert wrote that North Korea was "directly responsible" for the malware that "cost bil...

Dec 20 2017

Facebook data requests shows 2.6% increase through June 2017

There has also been a slight increase in the percentage of requests that have prompted data to be disclosed. For the second half of 2016, content was restricted only ar...

Dec 20 2017

McCain feeling well, returning after holidays

The senator's office released a statement with the doctor's assessment. His office had said on Wednesday that he was receiving treatment at Walter Reed National Militar...

Dec 20 2017

Facebook just added a simple 'on/off switch' for its facial recognition features

Have you ever wondered how many photos of you are floating around Facebook without your knowledge? If you do opt in to facial recognition, Facebook has a new feature to...

Dec 19 2017

Woman shot dead as clashes rage in Kashmir's Shopian

The civilian killed has been identified as Beauty Jan. A woman and two unidentified militants were killed during an overnight encounter with security forces in Shopian ...

Dec 19 2017

Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8216) spotted with Snapdragon 845 and dual cameras

Hence being called the Sony Xperia XZ2 or Xperia XZ1S, the smartphone has been tipped to come with a minimal bezel design which is quite similar in design with the ma...

Dec 19 2017

Pixel 2 XL Fingerprint Sensor Issues Reported After Android 8.1 Update

Google has now started rolling out the ability to activate Search or Assistant on devices by using the phrase " Hey, Google ". Orrin, a Pixel 2XL Community manager, ...

Dec 19 2017

Tag: Samsung Galaxy A8 Specifications

Like the Galaxy S8 , the new A8 series will have an infinity display with an 18.5:9 display ratio. The former flaunts a 5.6-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with...

Dec 19 2017

Jerry Richardson stepping aside from day-to-day activities with Panthers

Shortly after Panthers owner Jerry Richardson announced he was putting the franchise up for sale, it appears free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick is ready to tak...