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In his demo of iOS 12's new augmented reality (AR) features, Apple's Craig Federighi showed off a new app coming with the update later this year, Measure. The key is a new feature called shortcuts, akin to the "routines" in Google's Assistant and Amazon's Alexa. Apple kicked off its WWDC 2018 today with the announcement of its new and upgraded mobile platform, iOS.
  • The new Gmail will roll out to all users next month

    The new Gmail will roll out to all users next month

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    G Suite admins will have three choices for rolling out the new Gmail to their users, according to Google's timeline for the new Gmail. During this four-week period, users will not have the option to opt in to the new Gmail. Then, if you still hate it, you are out of luck because come October, you will be using the new Gmail no matter what. The opt-out will also no longer be available to users who've moved to the new Gmail already.
  • Lenovo Z5 Unveiled with Snapdragon 636 and Notch Display

    Lenovo Z5 Unveiled with Snapdragon 636 and Notch Display

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    After a month-long hype surrounding Lenovo's upcoming all-screen device, here we have the Lenovo Z5 which comes with it bad news and a notch to top it all up. The Lenovo Z5 is powered by a 3,300mAh battery with fast charge support and connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, 3.5mm audio jack, Global Positioning System and a USB Type-C port.
  • App Store's updated rules could help make iOS Steam Link happen

    App Store's updated rules could help make iOS Steam Link happen

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    In the same vein, Apple is bringing more of its iOS apps to the mac. However iOS 12 is expected to introduce some improvements to Siri , one of which is a new app called Siri Shortcuts . Apple did not officially announce an iOS 12 release date, but given the software usually launches around the time of new iPhone models in September, you can probably expect it then.
  • Hitman 2 release accidentally confirmed by Warner Bros

    Hitman 2 release accidentally confirmed by Warner Bros

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    About a couple of months ago, it was announced that the long-running stealth-action video game series known as Hitman officially received a new publisher as the development company IO Interactive teamed up with Warner Bros. Here is the link for the Hitman 2 logo. However, until the official reveal on 7th June, it's not 100% certain that Hitman 2 is definitely a thing, even if the leaked logo does seem to confirm that it is.
  • Intel unveils 40th Anniversary Core i7-8086K processor

    Intel unveils 40th Anniversary Core i7-8086K processor

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    We've been talking about the Core i7-8086K Limited Edition processor for the past week, which as its name implies, is a homage to the famed 8086 processor which was released in 1978 and thus kicked off the x86 revolution. As previous reports suggested, the Intel Core i7-8068K the brand's most souped-up Coffee Lake desktop processor to date. Nearing the end of its keynote, the semi-conductor maker surprised the audience with a quick tease of its yet-unnamed 28-cores CPU.
  • Apple Debuts New Mac App Store Alongside macOS Mojave

    Apple Debuts New Mac App Store Alongside macOS Mojave

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    Apple announced in January that it planned to rework its parental control features and how it can help people curb their iPhone cravings. Many Australian smartphone users also "feel addicted" to their smartphone, according to the Telsyte Australian Digital Consumer Study 2018.
  • Asus ZenBook S is an ultra-ergonomic Ultrabook

    Asus ZenBook S is an ultra-ergonomic Ultrabook

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    Selected desktop apps - at present limited to Microsoft Word , Excel and PowerPoint , but with other popular apps in the pipeline - offer even closer integration with ScreenPad, with adaptive menus and editing controls on ScreenPad that change automatically according to the app and what task is being performed.
  • Apple Reportedly No Longer Complying With Russian Ban On Telegram

    Apple Reportedly No Longer Complying With Russian Ban On Telegram

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    We hope that this issue will be worked out soon between Telegram and Apple . According to Durov, though, Apple's reaction went much further . On April 13, Moscow's Tagansky District Court upheld the telecom watchdog's motion to block access to the Telegram instant messaging service in Russia for its failure to provide the keys to decrypt user messages to the Russian Federal Security Service.
  • Destiny 2’s Next Expansion is Officially Titled

    Destiny 2’s Next Expansion is Officially Titled "Forsaken"

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    Well-known for popular gaming franchises like Marathon , Halo , and Destiny , Bungie now has potential inroads to a valuable Chinese marketplace, along with ambitions to create new franchises. The news stirred up contrasting reactions from Western fans. For Destiny veterans, this disclaimer is not surprising given that Destiny 1's first major expansion, The Taken King, also required ownership of The Dark Below and House of Wolves DLC.
  • Qualcomm announces its second-generation Snapdragon processor for Windows 10 devices

    Qualcomm announces its second-generation Snapdragon processor for Windows 10 devices

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    Most conspicuously, there's support for combining as little as 10 MHz of licensed spectrum with LAA, which the chip-maker says will make Gigabit LTE a possibility for 90-percent of operators to deploy. In Microsoft's case that will particularly focus on Cortana, though developers will be able to tap into chip level processing for their own machine learning requirements.
  • Apple adds 'tongue detection,' so now you can sext with Animoji

    Apple adds 'tongue detection,' so now you can sext with Animoji

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    The new character options include a ghost, a koala, a t-rex, and a tiger. Furthermore, Apple has introduced a new Bitmoji-like Memoji feature for designing your own avatars... Up to 32 people can chat together, and Facetime will be integrated into group messages . Users can come in and drop out of the call as they wish, though invitations will be made.
  • These are the iPhones and iPads that will run iOS 12

    These are the iPhones and iPads that will run iOS 12

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    Well, not only could you already do that, but Siri now supports 40 more language pairs to help you ask stupid questions in another language. The real meat and bones of Apple's phone addiction features is what they're calling ScreenTime, which comes with a whole host of features, including " Reports ".
  • Xbox One X gets its first ever official sale

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    For a limited time, you'll be able to save big on hundreds of games and accessories, and Microsoft will also offer a $50 discount on all Xbox One consoles, including the Xbox One X . Add-ons like season passes and DLC will also be on sale, but the post didn't specify which games will feature these reduced prices. All special edition, limited edition, black and white controllers will be $10 off and Xbox Design Lab custom controllers will start at $70.
  • Ferrari 250 GTO sells for $70 million

    Ferrari 250 GTO sells for $70 million

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    According to a thread on the Ferrari Chat forum , a Ferrari 250 GTO , chassis number 4153 GT, was recently purchased for $80 million in a private deal, making it the most expensive example to ever be sold. It competed in several forms of motorsport early in its life, winning the 1964 Tour de France and placing fourth in the 1963 Le Mans 24 Hours but, unlike many of its siblings, was miraculously never crashed.
  • Silk White OnePlus 6 gallery

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    You will have to pay £548 (and at least £20 a month for two years) if you want to buy the device outright, however. OnePlus announced the OnePlus 6 about three weeks ago, and mentioned that a unique Silk White model would be released. Powered by the superfast Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, the OnePlus 6 combines the best of OnePlus hardware and OxygenOS to create a fast and smooth user experience.
  • Apple TV gets Dolby Atmos support and more

    Apple TV gets Dolby Atmos support and more

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    This is clearly a minor update for the system, but the inclusion of Dolby Atmos is certainly a welcome feature for a TV box. tvOS 12 will be released this fall. Apple today announced that Charter Communications, the second-largest cable operator in the United States, will begin offering Apple TV 4K to their customers.
  • Apple previews all-new Mac App Store

    Apple previews all-new Mac App Store

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    The first is a new app called Measure, which uses AR to let you measure distances accurately, according to Apple. Developers will be able to start experimenting with iOS apps on macOS in 2019. Apple said Monday that it will enable external graphics processing unit (GPU) support via its Metal applications programming interface (API) across the Mac platform.
  • MacOS High Sierra 10.13.5 released

    MacOS High Sierra 10.13.5 released

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    This update features " Messages in iCloud " which are updated automatically, so you always have the same view everywhere you use iMessage. To enable Messages in iCloud , open the Messages app. Messages in iCloud can be turned on from the preferences section of the Messages app: Preferences → Accounts → Enable Messages in iCloud .
  • Apple, Samsung, Microsoft and others given ‘deep access’ to Facebook user data

    Apple, Samsung, Microsoft and others given ‘deep access’ to Facebook user data

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    Facebook has said it disagrees with claims by the New York Times that it breached privacy pledges made to the public and to USA regulators when it shared information with mobile device makers. "This is very different from the public APIs used by third-party developers, like Aleksandr Kogan", Archibong said on Monday, referring to the Cambridge University-affiliated researcher who is a key player in the Cambridge Analytica scandal .
  • The Xbox One is reportedly getting Alexa and Google Assistant support

    The Xbox One is reportedly getting Alexa and Google Assistant support

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    A report Sunday by Windows Central states that Xbox One support for both devices is incoming. You'll flip a switch in settings, enable whatever "skills" are required for your voice assistant of choice, and you're off to the races - at least that's how it appears from the image Windows Central has .
  • Rockstar Announces Red Dead Redemption 2 Special and Ultimate Editions

    Rockstar Announces Red Dead Redemption 2 Special and Ultimate Editions

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    The pre-order info briefly appeared on the Xbox Live store, but before they could be taken down a picture was snapped by someone on forum ResetEra . Choose between the Special Edition , Ultimate Edition, and Collector's Box ahead of its debut, so you can figure out exactly how many Red Dead Redemption-related things you really have space to wallow around in when it all gets to your house.
  • IOS 12: The best features of Apple's new software

    IOS 12: The best features of Apple's new software

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    The Photos app gets an extra For You tab. Apple also showed off a new AR tool, Measure , that turns your phone into an $800 ruler. Apple's FaceTime app is for the first time allowing more than two people join a call simultaneously.
  • Apple Reportedly Poaching Intel Employees, Fuels ARM Mac Speculation

    Apple Reportedly Poaching Intel Employees, Fuels ARM Mac Speculation

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    According to The Oregonian , Apple has quietly opened a secret hardware engineering laboratory in Oregon. "LinkedIn profiles indicate Apple has been hiring for its Washington County site since November and that a number of its new employees previously held senior research or engineering roles at Intel".
  • Apple announces watchOS 5 at WWDC

    Apple announces watchOS 5 at WWDC

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    At Apple's annual developer conference today, the company showed off a new walkie-talkie feature for Apple Watch . With watchOS 5.0, the Apple Watch will also be able to more intelligently detect the beginning and end of workout sessions, automatically logging data if you've hurried out the door and forgot to hit start, while automatically turning off the tracking when it detects that motion has reduced.
  • MacOS 10.4 Leaked Before WWDC

    MacOS 10.4 Leaked Before WWDC

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    The new macOS features were spotted by developer Steve Troughton-Smith in a 30-second preview video hidden on the Apple servers. And finally, the video itself also likely confirms rumours that the Mac App Store will be redesigned on macOS 10.14 to more closely resemble the App Store on iOS 11, including the addition of preview videos.
  • Is Microsoft acquiring GitHub?

    Is Microsoft acquiring GitHub?

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    Many major tech firms-including the likes of Apple , Amazon , Facebook, and Google-have a presence on GitHub, using the service for documentation and code, but Microsoft is one of the top contributors per GitHub's data and has more than 1,000 employees contributing code to repositories on the platform.
  • Apple's WWDC starts soon, here's how to watch it

    Apple's WWDC starts soon, here's how to watch it

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    Sadly, Apple hasn't actually confirmed any announcements for WWDC just yet, so we'll have to take all rumors with due caution for now. Probably the biggest makeover expected during the WWDC is improvements in Apple's most successful platform - the iOS .
  • Red Dead Redemption 2’s Pre-order Bonuses leaked early by Microsoft Store

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    Red Dead Redemption 2 will release for PS4 and Xbox One on October 26th, 2018. Microsoft quickly took down the page, but a snapshot of the page was taken before it went down . Bonus GTA$500,000 to spend immediately in Grand Theft Auto Online . On top of that, those who pre-order by July 31st, 2018, will also get an exclusive Treasure Map for the Story Mode.
  • Computex 2018: ASUS ROG Strix Gaming Chassis

    Computex 2018: ASUS ROG Strix Gaming Chassis

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    Even if there are, there may only be a couple of them. Teflon feet on the base keep tracking smooth and sharp, so you don't lose a step as the miles add up. If you're perhaps more of an Overwatch or Counter-Strike player, you may want to instead check out the ROG Strix Scar II instead. ASUS offers a variety of accessories under the TUF brand, and the manufacturer is rolling out a set of new products at Computex 2018 .
  • Evolve Dedicated Servers Shutting Down

    Evolve Dedicated Servers Shutting Down

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    In an updated post on the 2K support forums, the company revealed a timeline of events for Evolve as it makes its transition into a legacy product. In a statement on its website 2K Games said: " Evolve's dedicated servers will be shutting down on September 3, 2018. All content can be accessed through Legacy Evolve , which is the original retail version of Evolve ".
  • You might not even notice the best new iOS 12 feature

    You might not even notice the best new iOS 12 feature

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    Though, you do require Apple devices including iPhone , iPad , or iPod touch running iOS 10 or later in order to watch the live-stream. It's nearly a certainty that Apple will provide updates on new software at WWDC . The macOS , meanwhile, is expected to get a new dark theme, along with a host of other user-friendly features. But the big news with the macOS is likely be several new tools that may help developers write applications that will work seamlessly across the iPhone as ...
  • What Is Fallout 76? Release Date, Rumors, Platforms, An Online Survival Title?

    What Is Fallout 76? Release Date, Rumors, Platforms, An Online Survival Title?

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    Fans have been analyzing the trailer for clues about what the upcoming game may have in store, and some think they may have even figured out its release date. Vault 76 was set to open after 20 years after the bomb droppings. Tuesday, October 30 also seems like a distinct possibility. Kotaku is also reporting that the game will be online focused and will have quests for players to complete.
  • A quick guide to the new features (allegedly) coming to iOS 12

    A quick guide to the new features (allegedly) coming to iOS 12

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    New additions could include a way to track and set limits for time spent on certain apps. Like Google's previously announced 'Digital Wellbeing" features for Android , Apple is said to be working on something called "Digital Health' that shows you how you've been spending your time on your phone.
  • Facebook Allows Manufacturers Like Samsung, BlackBerry, And Apple Access To User Data

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    In a test, a New York Times reporter logged onto Facebook using a 2013 Blackberry device, using an account with roughly 550 friends, monitoring the data requested and received. "While we agreed with many of [The New York Times] past concerns about the controls over Facebook information shared with third-party app developers, we disagree with the issues they've raised about these APIs", Ime Archibong, the company's vice president of product partnerships, wrote in a statement.
  • Apple will use WWDC 2018 to tackle iPhone addiction and iOS bugs

    Apple will use WWDC 2018 to tackle iPhone addiction and iOS bugs

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    Ahead of official announcement, today we have got a screenshot of iOS 12 update screen revealing some of its key features and existence of iPhone SE 2 , The update screen reads , " iOS introduced a handsome new design theme, new notification, always on display, a new control center, new Animoji for iPhone X and iPhone SE 2 and more ".
  • Users complain iPhones are making people miss calls

    Users complain iPhones are making people miss calls

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    But that's not all, this section will also show you whether or not you are being throttled or not. Before that, iPhone users complained that Apple's software, for example, was automatically replacing the letter "i" with a couple of nonsense symbols; Apple eventually released a fix for that problem.
  • Microsoft could be on the verge of buying GitHub

    Microsoft could be on the verge of buying GitHub

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    As for the amount of the sale, it seems that they have not yet reached an agreement, but the last assessment received by GitHub was 2000 million dollars in 2015. According to the Bloomberg report , GitHub lost $66 million over three quarters in 2016 and remains in the red. Microsoft declined to comment, and GitHub representatives didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9 rumored to be revealed August 9

    Samsung Galaxy Note 9 rumored to be revealed August 9

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    The smartphone will also lack the most sought full feature - FoD (Finger on Display). The phone offers 3GB of RAM and 64GB onboard storage along with an expandable storage support of up to 128GB using microSD card. This second phone runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Mobile Platform under the hood and combines the power of Adreno 506 GPU along with 4GB of RAM. While the Galaxy A9 Star comes in Black and White color options, the Galaxy A9 Star Lite will be available in Black and Blue color ...