• OnePlus 5T Tease Confirms Inclusion Of Endangered Headphone Jack
OnePlus 5T Tease Confirms Inclusion Of Endangered Headphone Jack

Second, user freedom. almost 80% of our users use in-jack headphones. Lau said: "The question we asked ourselves was whether replacing the 3.5 mm jack with a USB-C port would bring a noticeably improved experience for our users". Obviously this isn't confirmation from OnePlus that the 5T will come with the tech, but this kind of heavy handed hint...

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  • Samsung opens Android Oreo beta program for Galaxy S8
Samsung opens Android Oreo beta program for Galaxy S8

Fixes for six vulnerabilities in Samsung's own software are included as well. If your company buys the devices through "authorized Samsung channel partners" in bulk, you'll end up paying $994 (about £750/AU$1,295) for each device, which is only slightly more than a Note 8 "phablet" costs for the consumer market.

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  • Activision Clarifies Call of Duty WWII's Australian Version
Activision Clarifies Call of Duty WWII's Australian Version

As previously noted , this map returns from its last appearance in the original Call of Duty on PC and Call of Duty 2 on Xbox 360 and will be available from launch for Season Pass and Digital Deluxe Edition owners. This game will let longtime fans experience World War II like never before, and will introduce this historic conflict to a wh...

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  • Speed through the checkout with Pay with Google
Speed through the checkout with Pay with Google

As of now, only a handful of shops support Pay with Google , including Dice in the UK, Kayak in the United States, and iFood in Brazil. Additionally, to make " Pay with Google " program more accessible to the developers, Google has uploaded documents that will enlighten developers on how to start integrating the payment program into their ...

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  • Geely Holdings, Volvo Invest Heavily In Polestar
Geely Holdings, Volvo Invest Heavily In Polestar

Revealed this week was the hybrid Polestar 1 , a four-seater grand tourer which generates 447kW (600 horsepower) and has a range of 150km on pure electric power alone. The Polestar 1 features dual electric motors putting out a combined 215 BHP that power the rear wheels. In addition, Polestar owners will have the option to rent other Volvo Cars v...

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  • Xbox One's New Dashboard is a Big Improvement
Xbox One's New Dashboard is a Big Improvement

The Xbox One has now gone through three iterations of making their dashboard and general UI not feel like its losing a race to a bunch of snails, and the more streamlined third attempt is the best crack at it yet. It's a path to getting into more menus, but I'll take it if it means inputs are zippy and responsive. The new Xbox One update also...

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  • Mobile puts a cap on fast mobile data
Mobile puts a cap on fast mobile data

After 5GB, you will still have unlimited data at Simple Global speeds (up to 128kbps or 256kbps if you have ONE Plus). T-Mobile customers can track their LTE usage in Canada and Mexico by dialing the short code #WEB# on their phone. This change is to " prevent usage beyond the intent of the product ". All the same, this does limit T-Mobile's ...

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  • Stranger Things gets an official game ahead of Season 2 premier
Stranger Things gets an official game ahead of Season 2 premier

See your favorite locations like Mirkwood Forest and Hawkins Lab. It feels just like a classic Zelda game, and each character has their own special ability. However, if you're impatient about the arrival of the new season, you can take your mind off of it by giving its official iOS game a swing. "As much as I love it, I don't know if I woul...

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  • Minecraft: New 3DS Edition Available for Download Right Now
Minecraft: New 3DS Edition Available for Download Right Now

Microsoft has released Minecraft on a popular Nintendo mobile gaming device. The latest bridge the game has crossed was in becoming available for handhelds, with the #Nintendo #New 3DS version finally coming out. Gamers can download this game from Nintendo 3DS eShop. The touch screen will be used for inventory, map, and crafting, and can ...

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  • Reports Of Active Shooter At New Hampshire's Biggest Hospital
Reports Of Active Shooter At New Hampshire's Biggest Hospital

A person is in police custody following reports of an active shooter at New Hampshire's largest hospital and at least a partial evacuation of the facility Tuesday, according to the Lebanon Police Department. Police in the town of Lebanon confirmed that one suspect was arrested shortly before 3 p.m., 90 minutes after the initial alert. "We are ass...

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"IT" Smashes Box Office Records With $123.1M Opening

The creepy clown in the latest film adaptation of Stephen King's "It" is known for trying to lure children into the sewers - but he has proven highly successful at luring crowds to the movie theaters as well. Hell, horror movies don't do this type of business, regardless of rating. Although "It" has just been released, plans for a second fi...

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  • Ben Woodburn inspires Wales to victory in Moldova
Ben Woodburn inspires Wales to victory in Moldova

With Wales now the worst second-placed team of the groups, at least four points will be needed from the last two games to both ensure second place and, hopefully, be one of the eight teams that contest the play-offs for the World Cup finals.

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  • Medium-sized black hole seen lurking in the Milky Way
Medium-sized black hole seen lurking in the Milky Way

Over time , astronomers have discovered evidence for star-sized black holes whose masses are about ten times the mass of our Sun. The black hole appears to be mid-sized and not almost as big as the giant ones present at the centers of galaxies.

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  • Skyrim, Doom and Fallout 4 get VR release dates
Skyrim, Doom and Fallout 4 get VR release dates

Bethesda has confirmed that all of its previously announced VR games will launch before the end of the year. Skyrim VR will be the first to roll out on November 17. You can pre-order the game for $29 on both the PSVR and HTC Vive platforms. VATS in VR? If you want to slow your VR combat down, Fallout 4 VR has you covered.

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  • Quantum Break To Get Xbox One X Enhancement
Quantum Break To Get Xbox One X Enhancement

Pre-orders are available now while supplies last. There's even a fancy "limited edition" version of the console - dubbed the "Project Scorpio Edition ", in honour of the console's original codename - that will also be available in November.

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  • Xbox One X 'Project Scorpio' Edition Available to Pre-Order Now
Xbox One X 'Project Scorpio' Edition Available to Pre-Order Now

It's finally out, or rather, the pre-orders are out. Preorders are officially open effective immediately from the following outlets. Back at this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), Los Angeles, in June, Microsoft announced that the Xbox One X console would go on sale worldwide on 7th November 2017.

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  • SoundCloud isn't going anywhere, raises largest funding ever
SoundCloud isn't going anywhere, raises largest funding ever

I'm happy to announce that together with investors The Raine Group and Temasek we've just wrapped up the largest financing round in the history of SoundCloud . Former Vimeo CEO Kerry Trainor will replace founder Alex Ljung as chief executive. Whether or not this detail is compatible with SoundCloud's reputation as an "independent" and ...

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  • Apple May Bring Apple Watch To Aetna's 23 Million Customers
Apple May Bring Apple Watch To Aetna's 23 Million Customers

As part of the 2016 deal, Aetna offers the Apple Watch to its 50,000 employees under its corporate wellness program . Those in attendance included executives from Aetna and Apple , as well as hospital chief medical information officers across the country.

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  • Uber settles federal probe over 'God view,' other alleged privacy violations
Uber settles federal probe over 'God view,' other alleged privacy violations

But in fact, Uber enforced that policy for only about eight months, said Ben Rossen, FTC staff attorney. Uber also has to implement a "comprehensive privacy program" that addresses future risks with new software it implements - so if Uber implements something like a "predictive ride feature", picking people up in locations that they're freque...

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  • Uber settles claims that it mishandled private information about users and drivers
Uber settles claims that it mishandled private information about users and drivers

The FTC said Uber failed to stop employees from inappropriately accessing user data, and that the company failed to provide "reasonable security" for the data it stored on Amazon Web Services. "This case shows that, even if you're a fast growing company, you can't leave consumers behind: you must honour your privacy and security promises". Bu...

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  • ASUS ZenFone 4 Launch Date Revealed: 19th August
ASUS ZenFone 4 Launch Date Revealed: 19th August

Asus ZenFone 4 Max (ZC554KL). It looks like an invitation to an event has popped up online that will be the debut platform that will showcase the upcoming and long awaited Zenfone 4 . Judging from Asustek's orders to component suppliers, shipments of the ZenFone 4 range are likely to reach over eight million units in the second half of 2017...

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  • Skype now lets you send money with PayPal on Android and iPhone
Skype now lets you send money with PayPal on Android and iPhone

When you first try to use Send Money you'll be prompted to connect your Skype and PayPal accounts together. If the feature is available is your area, you'll first need to link your PayPal account to your Skype profile. And don't worry about sending money overseas. Check out PayPal's blog post and we look forward to hearing your feedba...

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  • Apple Ordered to Pay More Than $500 Million in Latest Patent Spat
Apple Ordered to Pay More Than $500 Million in Latest Patent Spat

The technology giant is guilty of violating a patent filed by the University of Wisconsin-Madison's patent licensing arm. Would not want to give any of those billions of dollars in cash to a university. Judge Conley said at the time that Apple could be ordered to pay as much as $862.4 million damages if WARF was able to prove its case. The chip, in...

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  • Boy Face-Plants Right Onto a Million-Year-Old Stegomastodon Skull
Boy Face-Plants Right Onto a Million-Year-Old Stegomastodon Skull

Houde praised the family's response in reaching out to him, and encouraged others who were fortunate enough to make such a discovery, to approach an expert as fossils found in similar areas are "radioactive". "They just decay into tiny little bits". "The skull that we found is one of the very best to have been found in New Mexico ", Houde said...

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  • Ghost Recon Wildlands Is Getting PvP This Fall
Ghost Recon Wildlands Is Getting PvP This Fall

What was really missing from the game was the ability to hunt other players in a PvP mode. The 4v4 action will be available as a free update sometime this fall. Ghost War will reportedly sport large maps that challenge players to contend with unsafe terrain and weather conditions in addition to enemy players.

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