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Specifically, as we noted on October 5, some users claim their files have been deleted from their computers, without their knowledge or consent. When the BBC used Microsoft's online chatbot to try to get help with the problem it directed us to a forum relating to a Windows 10 issue from December 2015.
  • Nokia 7.1 key specs appear in Android Enterprise listing

    Nokia 7.1 key specs appear in Android Enterprise listing

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    The first thing you'll notice is how compact the Nokia 7 .1 feels. The metal-and-glass build of the handset is ennobled with the addition of colored edges made from dual-anodized aluminum processed with a diamond cutter, whereas the combination of its bright highlights and relatively minimal bezels add to the full-screen experience that HMD was obviously going for.
  • Super Micro motherboards used by Apple, Amazon contained Chinese spy chips

    Super Micro motherboards used by Apple, Amazon contained Chinese spy chips

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    Bloomberg has published the full statements of the three companies in which all companies claim no knowledge of or involvement in any government investigation. Bloomberg reported that the chips were inserted in computer motherboards manufactured in China for US-based supplier Super Micro Computer. The company is American but the motherboards were assembled mainly in China.
  • Windows 10 October Update features ray tracing support

    Windows 10 October Update features ray tracing support

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    Timeline was a new feature for Windows 10 introduced in the Spring Update so you could go back and find things you were previously working on. However, users need to be a member of the Windows Insider Program in order to avail the mirroring feature.
  • Sir Tim Berners-Lee aims to untangle the web of data misuse

    Sir Tim Berners-Lee aims to untangle the web of data misuse

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    Berners-Lee and his partner John Bruce have just unveiled their new startup, Inrupt . The creator of the web, Tim Berners-Lee wants to change that with a new project he has launched. He said he has grown increasingly alarmed by the amount of private information being gobbled up by companies like Facebook , as well as the outside manipulation of all this data.
  • New Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Silver Variant Likely To Be Launched Soon

    New Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Silver Variant Likely To Be Launched Soon

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    So, we figured we'd ask you: for that kind of money, would you buy a Note 9 or an iPhone XS Max? In good signal conditions, they double the speed of the phone, but also help in weak signal conditions. A 20 MHz channel of LTE Band 4 was used, which is common to AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon, and all of the major Canadian carriers. Ookla noted that the iPhone X performance after upgrading from iOS 11 to iOS 12 is similar to the performance levels of Qualcomm versions of iPhone X running iOS 11.
  • #GamingBytes: Spider-Man has the saddest Easter egg in history

    #GamingBytes: Spider-Man has the saddest Easter egg in history

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    Apart from a few plans, which look as wonderful as the other, and the appearance of the potential villain of the film, the creators of the film have still not deigned to show us a piece of the Spider-Man Black. Marvel's Spider-Man is here, the critics ( WhatCulture included) all love it, and it's likely that fans are already blitzing through the story. Thankfully Schultz's marquee isn't the only Easter egg in the game, there are some great references to the comics and movies, as well as a ...
  • This Alert on Your Cell Phone is Only a Test

    This Alert on Your Cell Phone is Only a Test

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    This test will be heard on cell phones, radio, television, and cable systems, satellite radio and television providers, and wireline video providers. In Saginaw County, 12 p.m. They say it can't be used for any sort of personal message from the president. A planned test of the United States' emergency alert system will be sent out across Idaho and the rest of the country Wednesday, Oct.
  • Nationwide wireless emergency alert test scheduled for Wednesday

    Nationwide wireless emergency alert test scheduled for Wednesday

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    The message is arriving as a part of the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA ) system, which broadcasts messages to the public when they need to be informed about unsafe situations. The alert was initially scheduled to occur Thursday, September 20, but the test was postponed because of Hurricane Florence. Officials estimate that upwards of 225 million Americans will receive the test alert on WEA-compatible wireless devices.
  • Google Maps Commute Tab Aims to Remove Travel Stress

    Google Maps Commute Tab Aims to Remove Travel Stress

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    For example, a new Commute tab is being added that'll give you easy access to live traffic and transit info. Integration with Spotify, Google Play Music, and Apple Music, which lets you control music and podcasts within Maps rather than shuttling off to another app.
  • Full Microsoft Surface Pro 6 details paint an iterative update picture

    Full Microsoft Surface Pro 6 details paint an iterative update picture

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    The report claims that the entry-level price for the Surface Pro 6 will be Euro 899 (roughly Rs. 75,900). The new Surface Pro will start with a Core m3-7Y30 processor and 4GB of RAM. Additionally, there will be new Black colour variants of both the devices. Any cosmetic revision beats no cosmetic revision, of course, and a black Surface Pro sounds especially charming, but what's up with Microsoft resisting the transition to USB-C for another year? One of the most expected announcements ...
  • Minecraft: Dungeons Announced for PC; Coming in 2019

    Minecraft: Dungeons Announced for PC; Coming in 2019

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    By the time you leave the island, you'll be a true blue creator, armed with loads of skills to make awesome things! The update will also bring eleven new Villagers to the world of Minecraft , including the Librarian, Butcher, Cleric Cartographer, Leatherworker, Fletcher, Shepherd, Farmer, Fisher, Armorer, Toolsmith, and Weaponsmith.
  • 'Red Dead Redemption II' gameplay trailer part 2

    'Red Dead Redemption II' gameplay trailer part 2

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    Something to look forward to: Red Dead Redemption 2 has been in development for years and the level of polish on the game certainly shows. Whereas the first gameplay trailer focused largely on the open world , the new Red Dead Redemption 2 gameplay trailer is all about action.
  • OnePlus 6T Will Have Dual Rear Cameras According to New Leaked Renders

    OnePlus 6T Will Have Dual Rear Cameras According to New Leaked Renders

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    The new OnePlus 6T is expected to see the light of the day either on October 16 or 17. Ahead of the official launch, OnePlus has already disclosed a few important changes in the new smartphone. Here's the problem, though: to make space for the bigger battery, OnePlus had to get rid of the headphone jack on the device. The latest teaser features the images of two devices which look very similar to the OnePlus 6.
  • Samsung offers Galaxy Watch at Rs 9,999 with Galaxy Note 9

    Samsung offers Galaxy Watch at Rs 9,999 with Galaxy Note 9

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    However, this is a limited period offer and it is valid from September 26, 2018 to October 20, 2018. The author of the blog David Rahimi noted that, while externally, the iPhone XS Max was less damaged than Samsung Galaxy Note 9 , the sensors of the Apple smartphone until the end of the test just stopped working.
  • Unannounced Google Chromecast with updated design sold at a Best Buy

    Unannounced Google Chromecast with updated design sold at a Best Buy

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    In a post titled "I think I got the 3rd gen Chromecast too early", GroveStreetHomie told the story of how he walked into a Best Buy and saw the new box sitting on the shelves. But it looks like the surprise for both these products have already been exposed as the Pixel 3 phones were found on the black market and now retailers in the U.S.
  • Why is Google 'paying' Apple $9 bn?

    Why is Google 'paying' Apple $9 bn?

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    Anyone who'd prefer to not use Google as the default search engine on their iPhone can easily change this. And the amount will continue to grow. Last year, Bernstein analyst Toni Sacconaghi estimated that Google was paying Apple $3 billion per year , whereas a court filing revealed that Google had paid Apple $ 1 billion in 2014 .
  • There'sa bug stopping some iPhone XS and XS Max phones from charging

    There'sa bug stopping some iPhone XS and XS Max phones from charging

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    Since it will use the same charger, extra time charge may be a good trade-off if the device will be cheaper than its brothers, as there is a 250$ difference between the 256 GB versions of XS and XR. They get an A12 bionic processor and 12-megapixel dual rear cameras . While the screen shattered, the iPhone XS Max touchscreen was still usable.
  • Google Maps adds group planning to help manage your trip

    Google Maps adds group planning to help manage your trip

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    And when you want to add a place, you simply press and hold on the location's name within the Maps app and drag it into a shortlist. The navigation service is getting an update that will make it significantly easier for you to plan trips and outings with your friend group, taking the pain out of decision making with multiple people.
  • Fallout 76's BETA Dated For All Platforms; Here's Its In-Game Intro

    Fallout 76's BETA Dated For All Platforms; Here's Its In-Game Intro

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    There are definitely a lot of people curious to see if the Fallout formula can work in a multiplayer game , and those people don't necessarily need to wait until the game launches to find out. The BETA is planned to show off Fallout 76 in its entirety, meaning the full game is accessible and all progress can be carried over to the official release - but you better hope your free time coincides with Bethesda's schedule.
  • Samsung debuts Note 9 in silver

    Samsung debuts Note 9 in silver

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    We dug around and found that once it's out in the United States, this new color option will also be launched in dozens of other markets as well . Remember, the Lavender Purple has a lavender S-Pen. The upgraded 512GB/8GB Midnight Black model will hit US shops (and Samsung.com) on October 26. The Cloud Silver Galaxy Note 9 will be available starting October 5 exclusively from Best Buy stores, it's website and Samsung.com.
  • Google somehow let another major Pixel 3 leak happen, again

    Google somehow let another major Pixel 3 leak happen, again

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    The launch event is scheduled to take place in NY but Google is also planning additional events in London, Paris and few other markets as Pixel brand gains consumer attention. The video is two minutes long and walks through the basics of the Pixel 3 , like swiping up on the home button to access the app switcher and app drawer.
  • Oculus has shown the new Oculus Quest headset

    Oculus has shown the new Oculus Quest headset

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    There will be over 50 games available on the Oculus Quest , including Robo Recall, The Climb and Moss . "With the introduction of Oculus Quest , we've completed our first generation of best-in-class VR headsets ", said the Oculus team in a blog post.
  • Facebook has introduced a new virtual reality glasses Oculus Quest

    Facebook has introduced a new virtual reality glasses Oculus Quest

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    Today Oculus introduced its next headset called the Oculus Quest . The company also shared that 80 per cent of Oculus Go users don't actually own a Rift or Gear VR, which suggests that the mobile friendly Oculus option is bringing more people in the VR ecosystem.
  • OnePlus 6T alleged battery image tips 3700mAh capacity instead of 3300mAh

    OnePlus 6T alleged battery image tips 3700mAh capacity instead of 3300mAh

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    The phrase "Unlock the Speed" has been used by OnePlus to promote its in-display fingerprint sensor feature, called "Screen Unlock", that will debut with OnePlus 6T . Of course, no 3.5mm headphone jack can be seen on the underside, which is to be expected after OnePlus announced it would finally be ditching the aging technology - much to the displeasure of some fans.
  • Apple Watch Series 4 with bigger display unveiled

    Apple Watch Series 4 with bigger display unveiled

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    The Apple watch 4 is also the first to feature ECG ( Electrocardiography ) sensor packed right into the Apple watch 4 that will provide users to check the health of their hearts by using the ECG on the go. What are your thoughts on Apple live streaming its September 12 iPhone Xs event on Twitter? The iPhone Xs has a 5.8-inch OLED screen . There aren't many differences between the two models: the screen is Apple's biggest ever at 6.5in, the display resolution is ...
  • Oppo Find X 10GB RAM model's AnTuTu Benchmark score leaked online

    Oppo Find X 10GB RAM model's AnTuTu Benchmark score leaked online

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    Rumours earlier this month pegged Vivo to be the first brand to launch a 10GB RAM smartphone, but that is yet to happen. That means that the Find X could be the first mainstream smartphone to packs this much memory . It is hidden from view and will reveal itself when you've launched the camera app thanks to a motorised sliding mechanism. Oppo has not revealed any information about the upcoming variant of the Find X .
  • IPhone XS Max is reportedly dramatically outselling the XS

    IPhone XS Max is reportedly dramatically outselling the XS

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    The most expensive component was the display at $80.50, then the chipset $72.00, and third is the RAM at $64.50 with everything else following closely behind. The company noted that the new iPhone is a new era in photography, beginning with the iPhone XS. You can either use your own camera's or watch downloadable and streamable content online like Netflix and Youtube for an excellent viewing experience.
  • Star Wars: Vader Immortal VR Experience Announced for Oculus Quest

    Star Wars: Vader Immortal VR Experience Announced for Oculus Quest

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    The Oculus Quest headsets will begin shipping next year and cost $US399 ($A550), the company announced on Wednesday. There's still a lot to learn about Vader Immortal , but the simple thought of seeing Darth Vader in a VR space is enough to intrigue me on its own merits.
  • Google u-turns on auto-sign in and cookie collection after backlash

    Google u-turns on auto-sign in and cookie collection after backlash

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    Google has been catching some flak for a feature it recently introduced into its Chrome browser , one that automatically logs users into the browser whenever they visit a Google website or service, such as Gmail . The move prompted some public outcry, and some folks working at Google were quick to point out that simply logging into Chrome would not cause your data to be synchronized and sent to Google servers.
  • Facebook Unveils Oculus Quest, a Standalone VR Headset Launching Next Year

    Facebook Unveils Oculus Quest, a Standalone VR Headset Launching Next Year

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    Unfortunately, the Oculus Quest isn't quite ready for the prime time just yet. It will launch in Spring 2019 at $400, which is the same price as the high-end Oculus Rift and more than the low-end Oculus Go . Improved sound with deeper bass and support for Touch controllers is also included with the Quest . Unlike Rift, it does not require any wires, nor does it need to be connected to an expensive gaming PC to work.
  • Google Search results to soon look like your social media feed

    Google Search results to soon look like your social media feed

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    When did you do it? The update will also enable users to edit the types of content shown to them by moving a new slider that appears on cards in the feed up and down, indicating whether users would like to see more or less of this type of content.
  • Monster Hunter Stories launches for smartphones in the West

    Monster Hunter Stories launches for smartphones in the West

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    Monster Hunter Stories first released in September of a year ago for the Nintendo 3DS. Monster Hunter Stories is out now for Android and iOS . A demo titled " Monster Hunter Stories The Adventure Begins" is available for free, and data from the demo can be transferred to the full game, which is available for purchase for US$19.99.
  • Samsung releases mid-range triple-camera smartphone

    Samsung releases mid-range triple-camera smartphone

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    The device will be coming with both Qualcomm and Exynos chip option that will come with 5G and LTE. Overall, the display quality is superior when compared to other devices in the price range like the Poco F1. We'll get a Galaxy S10 and a Galaxy S10+ just like we did with this year's S9, but there will also be a third new model that is expected to have less impressive specs and a lower price point.
  • Google Pixel 3 promotional images and video leak out

    Google Pixel 3 promotional images and video leak out

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    Although the phone does suffer from a handful of critical shortcomings such as performance slowdowns and poor display quality. The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL were unveiled in October this year. Such an accessory was previously mentioned earlier this month when Android developer Kieron Quinn found code hinting a wireless charging stand was on the way.
  • Instagram founders call quits on Facebook

    Instagram founders call quits on Facebook

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    People familiar with the matter said that Koum had concerns about how the social media company handles user data. As of now, there is no mention of their replacement, so the future of the app is still up for speculation. The two had clashed with Zuckerberg in recent months, the person said. In his statement regarding the departure of the founders of Instagram, Zuckerberg was named their outstanding leaders, noting: "I learned so much working with them over the last six years, and I really ...
  • Red Dead Redemption 2 might take up more than 100GB of space

    Red Dead Redemption 2 might take up more than 100GB of space

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    The second game in the Red Dead Redemption franchise, Red Dead 2 will require a minimum storage space of 105GB, nearly twice that of Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V's requirement of 65GB of free space. That's over a fifth of the space on a standard PlayStation 4 , and I would expect that, with updates, the game will take up even more space. Rockstar will introduce Online as a public BETA in November before rolling out the highly anticipated game mode in its full form.
  • Mac OS Mojave Release: How to Do a Screenshot on a Mac

    Mac OS Mojave Release: How to Do a Screenshot on a Mac

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    Dark Mode is beautifully integrated across built-in Mac apps including Mail, Messages, Maps, Calendar and Photos. Without the user doing anything to fix their abject mess of files and folders on their desktop, Stacks comes in a tidies everything up by file category.
  • Pixel 3 Live Wallpapers available for Android 6.0 and higher

    Pixel 3 Live Wallpapers available for Android 6.0 and higher

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    So it's not a bombshell that the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL official press images renders surfaced online again, complete with pre-installed wallpapers that are very much in course with the tech company's recent teasers. It is fairly simple to download Google Pixel 3 Live wallpapers. We'll be tuning in to the live stream at 2am on the morning of October 10th, to find out everything about the phone that Google has to announce.