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Technology Microsoft finally fixes Windows 10 1809 update, rollout kicks off again today
Author: 0 Microsoft finally fixes Windows 10 1809 update, rollout kicks off again today

In addition to this, Windows 10 will finally let you pause its consistently irritating update cycle, suited to how you want it to work. Users with Windows Update active will be automatically prompted to upgrade to Windows 10 Version 1809 as it rolls out , but Microsoft advises that those looking for it ' wait until the feature update is offered to your device automatically' rather than forcing a manual upgrade.

Technology Samsung Galaxy J4 Core with 6-inch Display and Android Go Launched
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J4 Core with 6-inch Display and Android Go Launched

It is worth noting that the South Korean smartphone manufacturer is yet to reveal details regarding the same. The Galaxy J4 Core is an Android Go device running a stock and lightweight version of Android 8.1 Oreo. Connectivity options for the Galaxy J4 Core include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, USB 2.0, GPS, Glonass and 4G support. The smartphone is powered by a 3,300mAh battery under the hood.

Technology Samsung Launches Its Second Android Go Device
Author: 0 Samsung Launches Its Second Android Go Device

A new foundation?Why would we want our displays to fold? "The foldable display lays the foundation for a new kind of mobile experience", said Koh Dong-jin, president and CEO of the IT and mobile communications division at Samsung. "But it's smart to open it up to developers early to do different types of experiences". Several windows can be arranged and used on the large screen.

Technology Blizzard's Loot Goblin amiibo Will Hoard Treasure For You This December
Author: 0 Blizzard's Loot Goblin amiibo Will Hoard Treasure For You This December

Today at BlizzCon , the big conference focused on Blizzard/Activision products and IPs, the company officially announced what it's calling Diablo Immortal . ( Here's a peek at the map .) Classes will have 12 skills or more, with the ability for you to assign any five of them at one time to an "active skill button".

Technology How to Upgrade Your Camp in Red Dead Redemption 2
Author: 0 How to Upgrade Your Camp in Red Dead Redemption 2

Critics from around the world have praised the game for its engrossing storyline, rich open world environment and stunning graphics, with many calling it among the best video games of all time. Last week, we wrote about Red Dead Redemption 2's companion app, which lets you rip the in-game map off the TV and put it on a nearby tablet, instead.

Technology Apple Officially Launches iPhone XR Starting at $749
Author: 0 Apple Officially Launches iPhone XR Starting at $749

The XR's display is a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina LCD display , though. While in countries like Australia, the phone is already available at Apple Authorised Retail stores, in India, retail stores will put up the XR for purchase starting 6pm.

Technology Google Pixel 3's OLED panel is LG-made, teardown reveals
Author: 0 Google Pixel 3's OLED panel is LG-made, teardown reveals

In other words, Google still uses LG display, against our speculation that the company may have officially broken ties with LG. Instead, Samsung is the new screen supplier for the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL . The Pixel 2 XL was panned for its display, which had screen burn-in issues when it first launched. The most notable piece of information that seemingly flew under the radar amidst the plethora of leaks, is that Google is no longer working with LG to produce its displays.

Technology Samsung Galaxy Book2 arrives with Snapdragon 850 and Gigabit LTE
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Book2 arrives with Snapdragon 850 and Gigabit LTE

At an event in New York City, Samsung SVP of product marketing Alanna Cotton hyped the Galaxy Book 2's LTE connectivity and battery life, which she referred to as "multi-workday". One has to wonder, however, how big of a bottleneck the 4GB of RAM will be. The storage option launched in India is 64GB variant with support for microSD card up to 256GB.

Technology This Android smartphone is more expensive than the iPhone XS Max
Author: 0 This Android smartphone is more expensive than the iPhone XS Max

The Chinese manufacturer is looking to challenge Samsung and Apple at the top of the smartphone market, and Huawei regularly claimed its superiority over its rivals as it unveiled its new devices. This is a premium version of the Mate 20 Pro and has similar features with the only difference being a unique Black colour, a Porsche logo and some enhanced specifications.

Technology Huawei Mate 20 Pro priced at 1,049 euros, available in Europe now
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 20 Pro priced at 1,049 euros, available in Europe now

Like the Mate 20 Pro , it will be powered by the company's latest HiSilicon Kirin 980 processor and come with 8GB of RAM . The Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro are also the first Huawei devices to ship with Android 9 Pie, overlaid with its EMUI skin, with a simpler interface and gesture navigation.

Technology Xbox One October update adds new Avatars, Alexa controls, Dolby Vision HDR
Author: 0 Xbox One October update adds new Avatars, Alexa controls, Dolby Vision HDR

The original Avatars are still available as well. Microsoft designed its new Avatars to be more inclusive, and there's a built-in Avatar Store where you can purchase new Avatar items. The skill requires an Alexa- or Cortana-enabled device such as a Windows 10 PC, Amazon Echo, Harman Kardon Invoke speaker, or Sonos One. To learn more about this new feature, see our previous post.

Technology Samsung Galaxy A9 is the First Quad-Camera Phone
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy A9 is the First Quad-Camera Phone

Android 8.0 Oreo comes pre-installed on the device, while a 3,800mAh battery is also a part of the package (support fast charging). The 10 MP camera comes with telephoto lens offering 2x optical zoom . It will eventually be available in three unique colors; Caviar Black, Lemonade Blue and Bubblegum Pink so stay tuned for more updates regarding its pricing.

Technology Google+ is officially shutting down
Author: 0 Google+ is officially shutting down

The glitch meant developers could access private details about people's friends too, including things like their email addresses, birthdays, profile photos, occupations, and relationship statuses. Writing in a blog post Monday, Google attempted to downplay the incident, saying it hasn't found any signs that the bug was exploited. "None of these thresholds were met in this instance", the firm said in its blog post.

Technology Google Shutters Google+ Following Privacy Vulnerability
Author: 0 Google Shutters Google+ Following Privacy Vulnerability

Before patching it, Google ran an analysis and found that up to 500,000 Google+ accounts were affected. The information exposed in the Google+ data breach included full names, email addresses, birth dates, gender, profile photos, places lived, occupation, and relationship status.

Technology The OnePlus 6T will launch this month
Author: 0 The OnePlus 6T will launch this month

The OnePlus 6T is not a well kept secret. After a series of teasers and videos, OnePlus has finally announced the launch date for OnePlus 6T as October 30. The leaks suggest that the phone will feature a 6.4-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a waterdrop notch, and will be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 processor, coupled with 6GB/8GB of RAM.

Technology The New Nokia 7.1 Is A Mid-Range Phone With Flagship Specs
Author: 0 The New Nokia 7.1 Is A Mid-Range Phone With Flagship Specs

As you might be to guess from its name, the new Nokia 7 .1 was built upon the foundation left by its predecessor, the Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 7. Because of this, we have to assume Pie will come shortly after the launch of this phone, and since it is an Android One device, rest assured that it will come in a timely manner.

Technology Microsoft Windows 10 adds Your Phone app for Android texting, photos
Author: 0 Microsoft Windows 10 adds Your Phone app for Android texting, photos

The update can also be found via Microsoft's early adopter program, Windows Insider, if the Slow Ring cadence is selected, and the company's Visual Studio Subscriptions, and Software Download Centre. As of 2pm PST today, this update is now available to the public. Now, Android users can install the Microsoft Launcher app and access that same Timeline so you can find the website or Office 365 file you wanted.

Technology President Trump and FEMA to test cell phone alert system on Wednesday
Author: 0 President Trump and FEMA to test cell phone alert system on Wednesday

EDT on Wednesday, Oct. 3. The EAS and WEA test messages will be sent using FEMA's Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS), a centralized Internet-based system administered by FEMA that enables authorities to send authenticated emergency messages to the public through multiple communications networks.

Technology Black Surface accidentally leaked by Microsoft
Author: 0 Black Surface accidentally leaked by Microsoft

This event begins at 4PM Eastern Time on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018. Microsoft's next-generation Surface Pro and Surface Laptop are both expected to be announced tomorrow, but the size of the update may disappoint those who were hoping for more than a minor refresh.

Author: 0 Emergency alert test going out to mobile phones nationwide

That test will assess the effectiveness of sending out "a national message and determine whether improvements are needed". Some cell phones will not receive the test message, and cell phones should only receive the message once . The test message will be similar to regular monthly EAS test messages with which the public is familiar. More than 100 carriers, including the largest carriers ( Verizon , AT&T , Sprint , T-Mobile), will participate in the emergency alert test, FEMA said.

Technology 'Samantha is kidding herself' thinking she can meet with Meghan
Author: 0 'Samantha is kidding herself' thinking she can meet with Meghan

The gesture is so mechanical few people even notice it. The BBC summarised the mood of the nation in its own headline: "Meghan closes a auto door and some people can't handle it". "It is something she's always done herself like the rest of us". "Usually royalty and dignitaries have someone to open/close vehicle doors for security reasons: nothing to do with "princess behaviour", tweeted William Hanson, an etiquette coach and columnist for the Daily Mail's website.

Technology Google Search Gets New Features On Its 20th Anniversary
Author: 0 Google Search Gets New Features On Its 20th Anniversary

The first thing is something we spotted a few days ago . From my own perspective, YouTube especially has real trouble with promoting fringe and conspiracy content, and I think Google is trying to make sure the sources in these stories are reliable and mainstream.

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