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He said that two Chrome developers had told him that the automatic sign-in did not sync the user's data and the reason for it was to avoid a situation where a user was logged in and the data of a second user was being synced. In its current form, the Sync interface is indeed misleading, and a user might be one wrong click away from giving all their browser data to Google by accident.
  • Facebook unveils new VR headset 'Oculus Quest' for $399

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    Oculus Quest aims to blur the lines between Oculus Go and Oculus Rift, creating a standalone high-end device that uses motion controllers and inside-out tracking. Oculus Quest will have over 50 titles lined up for launch and it will be available in Spring 2019 for $399 Dollars. Standalone VR headsets have been done before, but they've typically been powered by a smartphone or a processor made for smartphones .
  • The reason that Meghan Markle keeps wearing black to royal engagements

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    Meghan, 37, who is officially known as the Duchess of Sussex , visited the Royal Academy of Arts. The Royal Academy Oceania brings together 200 works, spanning 500 years, from public collections worldwide. Victoria Arbiter, 9Honey's royal commentator , perhaps summed it up best in her exasperated tweet. Etiquette and protocol coach William Hanson told BBC News that Meghan didn't breach the royal protocol.
  • MetroPCS gets rebranded to 'Metro by T

    MetroPCS gets rebranded to 'Metro by T

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    Metro by T-Mobile launches next month with two new plans that include some noteworthy perks. Then comes the unlimited data - with congestion-dependent throttling after 35GB of use in a cycle and 480p streaming video - where $50 gets users 5GB of LTE-speed hotspot and Google One cloud storage.
  • Samsung’s Android Go smartphone starts selling in Kenya for Kshs 10,500

    Samsung’s Android Go smartphone starts selling in Kenya for Kshs 10,500

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    It starts at a sum of Rs 23,990 and will go for sale from September 27th onwards, exclusively on Flipkart and Samsung's e-store. They should be presented even before the announcement of the jubilee Samsung Galaxy S10 , writes the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference for a New time.
  • Fortnite Fall Skirmish - Where to watch, who's playing, format, results, and more

    Fortnite Fall Skirmish - Where to watch, who's playing, format, results, and more

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    Fortnite Battle Royale is approaching its one year birthday, with rumours Epic Games could be about to hold an event to mark the major landmark. "When we're closer to TwitchCon we'll drop all the details on the finale's competitive format, as well as a way to pre-register on a first-come first-served basis, so stay tuned for more info!" A total of $4,000,000 in prizes will be awarded to clubs when the competition series wraps up, that in addition to the awards given to players.
  • Google Assistant control could make Roku a must-have streamer

    Google Assistant control could make Roku a must-have streamer

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    Rather than a regular IR controller, you get a WiFi-enabled device with voice control. The release does clarify that only Rokus devices with voice capabilities will be able to use Google Assistant . The Roku voice technology, which is found in the remote that comes with the new Roku Premiere +, is already good at looking for certain streaming content.
  • New render shows off Samsung's quad rear-camera Galaxy A9 Star Pro

    New render shows off Samsung's quad rear-camera Galaxy A9 Star Pro

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    Being right below the volume rocker and nearly exactly opposite the power button, it's a button that sees a lot of accidental presses. Samsung Galaxy A7 with triple cameras launched in India at a starting price of Rs 23,990. Note that these will reportedly use LCD displays rather than OLEDs, but the fingerprint reader is an optical unit (current optical readers work only on OLED screens).
  • Amazon shares rise as tech giant unveils Alexa operated microwave

    Amazon shares rise as tech giant unveils Alexa operated microwave

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    All it takes is a smartphone and any auto with a radio. Alexa now knows how to do millions of things, including new capabilities across Routines, Music, Smart Home, Home Monitoring, Alexa Calling, Amazon FreeTime on Alexa and more. It may sound a bit annoying at first, but hey, this integration is in its testing phase so it's unfair to blame Microsoft or Amazon since these companies have promised that they are working on other solutions as well.
  • Four things we learned from the Apple Watch 4 teardown

    Four things we learned from the Apple Watch 4 teardown

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    This makes sense since such a feature could be triggered normally when an active person is performing intense physical workout sessions. The Apple Watch Series 4 offers significantly better results if you fall on the floor. If you are immobile for a minute, it will launch a 15-second countdown before automatically calling 911 and messaging your emergency contacts. Apple Watch is another big device that is likely to be unveiled at Apple's September 12 event where the company will be ...
  • Samsung Galaxy S10 Collection Now Tipped to Are available Four Variants

    Samsung Galaxy S10 Collection Now Tipped to Are available Four Variants

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    If this leak turns out to be true, Samsung might flat displays with the Galaxy S10 series. Further, the phone is lightweight and at the comfort to handle. Up front, it gets a 24MP fixed focus camera sensor with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash . The four cameras supposedly use Samsung's "Intelligent Scene Optimizer", which automatically adjusts contrast, brightness and colour to help optimise the quality of your Instagram snaps.
  • Amazon confirms Skype calling is coming to Alexa, loads of other improvements

    Amazon confirms Skype calling is coming to Alexa, loads of other improvements

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    For example, when a user bids Alexa a good night, it might respond by mentioning they forgot to lock a door. But if you can't afford a brand new electric vehicle, the Echo Auto is your solution. It will be interesting to see how well this feature, coming later this year, will work in practice, and how Amazon will extend it beyond smart home devices.
  • Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy coming to PC early next year

    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy coming to PC early next year

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    Many fans including myself were expecting something like an Ace Attorney 7 , but this is great news as well, especially for those who never played the original trilogy, as all three games are masterpieces. While the titles received later releases on Windows, the series has not appeared on most platforms. Sadly there was no mention of a brand new Ace Attorney game, but we can keep on dreaming.
  • IPhone XS and XS Max: release date and prices

    IPhone XS and XS Max: release date and prices

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    Apple itself tends to skip over what a new iPhone line-up means for older phones, but it generally means the discontinuation of some and steep discounts on others. The iPhone Xr comes in smaller GB models and will be available to preorder on October 19. When the iPhone X came out previous year it was a radical redesign of the iPhone-jettonsing the Home button in favor of Face ID.
  • OnePlus 6T Alleged 'Official Poster' Displaying Waterdrop Notch, New Tagline Leaked

    OnePlus 6T Alleged 'Official Poster' Displaying Waterdrop Notch, New Tagline Leaked

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    Although the launch date of the device is yet to be revealed by the company, a new teaser has appeared online that shows a poster of the OnePlus 6T in full glory. This would not be a cheap option, but it is one that will be going to likely please the hard-core fans of OnePlus, as the company is going to be dead set against an expandable inbuilt on-board storage on its devices.
  • Netflix Adds Animated DIABLO Series to Lineup

    Netflix Adds Animated DIABLO Series to Lineup

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    We had relayed the information a few weeks ago, and it was confirmed: Netflix is preparing an adaptation of Diablo, a legendary saga from the game . Unfortunately, that tweet was subsequently deleted and mum's been the word ever-since. Following a leak late last month alleging that a new Diablo television series was on the way, we've got even more information that suggests the deviously good story is officially coming to Netflix as well as first details on the potential new venture! This ...
  • OnePlus 6 gets stable build of Android 9.0 Pie with OxygenOS 9.0

    OnePlus 6 gets stable build of Android 9.0 Pie with OxygenOS 9.0

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    Earlier this month, OnePlus had announced Android 9.0 Pie update for OxygenOS Open Beta members. The post , which includes the official changelog, notes that the arrival of Android Pie will spark a slight change in how the Chinese brand names its OS updates.
  • Destiny 2 Forsaken Gambit mode free-to-play this weekend

    Destiny 2 Forsaken Gambit mode free-to-play this weekend

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    Everyone that owns Destiny 2 will have the opportunity to give the new PvPvE a spin. First is of interest to players who haven't picked up Forsaken yet, and that's the Destiny 2 Gambit Free Weekend . PlayStation 4 players have exclusive access to the Gambler's Ruin map as well. As of September 25, Breakthrough will pop up on the weekly featured playlist for a week, and then find a spot for itself in the competitive playlist.
  • Twitch video game streaming platform gets blocked in China; no explanation given

    Twitch video game streaming platform gets blocked in China; no explanation given

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    The Amazon-owned company's iOS app has disappeared from the local app store, and the website is inaccessible across most of the country. Do you think Twitch will make a way to restore the connection between their website and the Chinese fans? Popular live streaming platform Twitch appears to have been banned in China .
  • Capcom drops a new trailer for Devil May Cry 5

    Capcom drops a new trailer for Devil May Cry 5

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    No doubt Capcom is bringing their A-game to one of their most popular game series. We knew Nero was joining Dante in the task of taking back the city overrun with demons, but now we have a new playable character to meet. And anyone who pre-orders the game (regular edition of deluxe) will be granted with alternate costumes for Dante, Nero , Nico , Trish and Lady. Anyway, what do you think of this new trailer? Hopefully, those animations are included in the final game.
  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class Facelift Launched At Rs 40 Lakh

    Mercedes-Benz C-Class Facelift Launched At Rs 40 Lakh

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    Mercedes-AMG Project One sends the majority of its power to the rear wheels . With 241 hp and a new 9-speed, the turbocharged C 300 4MATIC rushes to 100 in just 5.9 seconds. There's more to the A35 than its powerful engine and larger brakes as Mercedes-AMG has also made some changes to the bodyshell to boost torsional stiffness while the aforementioned DCT 7G has different gear ratios for better throttle response.
  • Google Pixel 3 XL leaks again, showing off notch and cameras

    Google Pixel 3 XL leaks again, showing off notch and cameras

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    Lastly, Google's plans for a wireless charging dock for the upcoming Pixel range have been tipped in a new leak. As far as we now know, despite doubling the count on the selfie side of things, Google is sticking with a single camera on the back of the phones.
  • Mozilla launches its Firefox Reality web browser

    Mozilla launches its Firefox Reality web browser

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    However, now according to the latest reports, it seems that Mozilla has developed a new virtual reality web browser simply to change this situation. In the years to come as AR and VR headsets start to pick up steam, we may start to see a shift, particularly when higher resolutions start to become available.
  • Amazon Refreshes Echo Smart Speakers and Brings Echo Show to Canada

    Amazon Refreshes Echo Smart Speakers and Brings Echo Show to Canada

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    This refresh sees the device bringing with it a new design, and being fitted with a larger touchscreen - 10-inch, Full HD panel compared to the 7-inch display on the last model - plus improved speakers. While the Echo speakers were expected to be the showstoppers, it was a microwave oven that drew everyone's interest. The new Echo Show is retailing for US$230.
  • Leaked Nokia 7.1 Plus (X7) renders show a notch, dual Zeiss camera

    Leaked Nokia 7.1 Plus (X7) renders show a notch, dual Zeiss camera

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    In addition to launching gaming centric devices, companies are also introducing features aimed at gamers in their devices. The Nokia 7.1 Plus will naturally be part of the Android One program it is rumoured that it could be the first Nokia phone to ship with Android 9 Pie out-of-the-box.
  • Amazon Echo Dot (2018) hands on review: the flawless Echo entry point

    Amazon Echo Dot (2018) hands on review: the flawless Echo entry point

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    And it is indeed much more attractive, with a nice fabric cover and an improved speaker. It will still cost $50 when it arrives in October. Amazon has now debuted a new " Echo Wall clock ". Amazon Smart Plug . This $25 device plugs into a power receptacle and ... is a smart plug. It ships next month. Priced $200 and $300, these devices are meant to work with high-end speakers, and don't actually come with microphones built-in.
  • Jack Ma walks back promise to create 1M USA jobs

    Jack Ma walks back promise to create 1M USA jobs

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    The founder of Alibaba , (NYSE: BABA ) Jack Ma states they are no longer planning on expanding into the United States due to the tension in trade relations between the USA and China. "Our DAMO Academy is developing quantum chips to power solutions for a range of industries, including e-commerce, logistics, finance, materials and pharmaceutics", said Alibaba Chief Technology Officer Jeff Zhang at the group's " Cloud Computing Conference 2018" in this scenic ancient city, about 180km ...
  • First iPhone XS, XS Max drop and liquid tests hit the web

    First iPhone XS, XS Max drop and liquid tests hit the web

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    Jim Morrison, Vice President of TechInsights, said in an interview that it appeared that one of Dialog Semiconductor's chips had been replaced in the iPhone XS Max by one of Apple's own chips, but it was not yet known whether that also applied to the iPhone XS.
  • Machines to handle over half workplace tasks by 2025

    Machines to handle over half workplace tasks by 2025

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    Respondents predicted a decline of 984,000 jobs and a gain of 1.74 million jobs between now and 2022. Many firms may choose to hire temporary workers, freelancers and specialist contractors for tasks not automated by new technology. "The scale of job loss [in the fourth industrial revolution] is likely to be at least as large as that of the first three industrial revolutions", he said.
  • Google brings Emergency Location Service to USA with T-Mobile, RapidSOS

    Google brings Emergency Location Service to USA with T-Mobile, RapidSOS

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    Finding E911 callers has become an increasingly urgent problem for the wireless industry. According to Google, 80% of 911 emergency calls come from a mobile phone . Now in the U.S., with the RapidSOS integration and T-Mobile compatibility to start, the process of locating someone who placed a 911 call from an Android will be even better.
  • Apple CarPlay now supports Google Maps

    Apple CarPlay now supports Google Maps

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    Google Maps is available on desktops and smartphones, meaning it can be taken advantage of everywhere. iPhone users who own vehicles with Apple's CarPlay are no longer stuck with Apple Maps for navigation, The Verge is reporting . You obviously need an iPhone with iOS 12 on board in order for this to work. And then voila, you aren't stuck with Apple Maps in your auto anymore.
  • Android-powered infotainment coming to cars from Nissan, Renault, Mistsubishi

    Android-powered infotainment coming to cars from Nissan, Renault, Mistsubishi

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    Automakers had been wary of working with tech companies on computer systems that run navigation, entertainment and communication operations in their vehicles, preferring instead to develop their own. If Google can produce a display that drivers prefer to those now available, the tech could give the members of the Alliance a leg up on their competition.
  • Millions more bank customers hit by online account misery

    Millions more bank customers hit by online account misery

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    Those issues have also now been fixed. Natwest's own website also confirms the service is down, stating the online banking platform is "temporarily unavailable". There is now no firm date as to when the service will be back up and running. There is now no time frame for when the NatWest Online and Mobile Banking service will be live again.
  • Jack Ma: Prepare for 20 years of China-US trade war

    Jack Ma: Prepare for 20 years of China-US trade war

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    On Tuesday, Beijing came back with tariffs on another $60 billion worth of U.S. goods. Some analysts and American businesses are now concerned China could resort to other means of retaliation such as pressuring US companies operating in China.
  • Gmail Will Let You Disable Smart Replies on the Desktop Soon

    Gmail Will Let You Disable Smart Replies on the Desktop Soon

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    But according to the Journal , the apps have also given their developers the ability to look through unredacted personal emails, which can be used for marketing or product-refinement purposes. Before a published, non-Google app can access your Gmail messages, it goes through a multi-step review process at the company, it said. Google told senators it has suspended apps due to "a lack of transparency to users", without identifying violators or when enforcement actions took place.
  • Now, turn off your teen's phone with Google's 'Family Link'

    Now, turn off your teen's phone with Google's 'Family Link'

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    Family Link is compatible with Android devices running Android 4.4 and higher or an iPhone or iPad running iOS 9 and higher for parents. As spotted by Android Authority, Google Hire Android app has now been listed on Google Play Store. Search giant Google is pulling the plug on its Inbox app. With this update, "Family Link" also works on Chromebooks. The app, which links to Google accounts, allows parents to monitor their children's activities.
  • IPhone Xs teardown shows new battery, expanded waterproofing

    IPhone Xs teardown shows new battery, expanded waterproofing

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    Coming to the iPhone XR , this is where we have a big problem, one which nobody seems to be talking about. Apple has begun shipping the first wave of iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max smartphones to customers, and the former has already been disassembled (complete with video footage).
  • IPhone XS Teardown Unearths Smaller Battery And Tricky Display Assembly

    IPhone XS Teardown Unearths Smaller Battery And Tricky Display Assembly

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    The information comes from Digitimes , a sometimes-accurate source of information on the supply side of consumer electronics. Apple still claims the new phone to offer a better battery performance thanks to the A12 Bionic chipset . Apple CEO Tim Cook on Tuesday defended the pricing of the company's latest iPhones in an interview on " Good Morning America ". Maybe we'll see an iPhone X-style redesign at some point (I think it would have to be called iPhone XSE - a.k.a.