Numerous new features using machine learning have been added to Google's Messages app. The last time Allo was updated on Android is January and the app has already shown signs of aging with bugs and Google Drive restore is borked.
The insider also revealed the Samsung Galaxy S10 in the video. The two holes will each be home to a camera which means the Galaxy S10 Plus will have dual front-facing cameras. The sole selfie camera here is expected to be coupled with a triple rear-camera setup as more sensors are now becoming the norm. 24 and 2-megapixel cameras may be included on the front side of the device, while pretty much everyone is expecting to see Android 9 Pie pre-installed on this smartphone.
Also during the event, Justin Denison, senior VP of mobile product strategy and marketing for Samsung Electronics America, discussed Samsung's commitment to 5G including bringing the first flagship 5G smartphone to the USA in the first half of 2019 using Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 mobile chip with 5G X50 modem.
In other words, the " Epic Games Store Tax" on developers is just 12 per cent. After being leaked online by a YouTuber , Epic Games has officially unveiled Fortnite Creative , a sandbox mode allowing players to build their own maps and match types.
Following that debut, the new Android flagships should hit the market by late March after a brief pre-order period which will likely see more incentives than what Samsung has been offering a year ago seeing how the Galaxy S9 line ended up having relatively underwhelming sales.
The Cupertino-based iPhone maker Apple has finally relented and has begun hosting the Indian telecom regulator's Do-Not-Disturb app , at the centre of a dispute between the two over privacy concerns. It requires at least iOS 12.1 to run. Trai's Android app allows users to grant access to contacts and messages so that they can report unwanted numbers as spam.
AWS's Amazon QLDB solution is described as "a transparent, immutable and cryptographically verifiable ledger" for applications that need a way to secure transaction records. The company announced 13 new ML capabilities and services, across all layers in the machine learning stack, to help put machine learning in the hands of even more developers.
Furthermore, it is expected that Google could unveil new messaging apps, replacing Google Hangouts. As the Verge noted at the time, the move made sense considering the significant number of chat apps under the Google umbrella, including Google Duo, Android Messages, and Google Allo .
If you are a new customer, the user needs to port their current personal phone number during sign up and the number must be active too. It's easy to cancel Fi should you grow exhausted of it, you only pay for the data you use, and the service's automatic network switching feature allows you to get the best coverage no matter where you are.
Set to be one of the larger attractions at the upcoming LA motor show, the new 911 is now equipped with tweaked horizontally opposed six-cylinder petrol engines , which feature a new fuel injection process for added combustion efficiency, along with other significant upgrades aimed at increasing its competitiveness against two-door rivals.
Nintendo Switch surpassed all previous Nintendo hardware sales records to become the best-selling console in the U.S. for the five-day period from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday . Lifetime sales of the Switch in the USA have now passed 8.2 million units while the NES Classic Edition and SNES Classic Edition have surpassed 2.0 million and 2.5 million units sold, respectively.
Clocking in at 5.6GB on the PS4, the Red Dead 2 update 1.03 version brings the online component files to the game and then some. In case you need your appetite whetting a little bit more, here is a description of what you can expect from Red Dead Online beta mode, direct from the horse's mouth (the horse is Rockstar Games by the way, and a Wild West reference, all rolled into one).
On Wednesday, all users who played Red Dead Redemption 2 on October 26, according to Rockstar's data, will be open to play. Here's the day and date you can start playing the Red Dead Online beta . Achievements, such as "Breakout", which are dished out for completing the intro of Red Dead Online , have previously sat at 0 percent since the game's launch.
Amazon has combined with Microsoft's Skype to allow calls to be made on all its devices that use Alexa. To that second point, Microsoft has just announced that Skype calling is now available via Alexa, with Amazon's Echo hardware supporting basic Skype calling.
Apple has started deleting all WhatsApp Sticker apps from the App Store as these apps have found to be violating the company's guidelines for developers, according to WABetaInfo - a fan website that tracks upcoming WhatsApp features. The apps themselves were created by developer Luiz O Pinto and before Google removed them from the Play Store , they had a combined 580,000 installs.
By using the power of Siri Shortcuts , Google has made it possible to configure your own phrase for use when invoking Google Assistant. Hey Google. You can even make it more elaborate and program a phrase to access a Google Assistant Routine.
Users in the USA and Europe began reporting that Facebook has been inaccessible since at least 8:15 a.m. ET. To view your Facebook usage, open the mobile app and select the More tab (three-lined icon) Settings & Privacy Your Time on Facebook .
This special edition model will reportedly boast a 6.7-inch display , and it may feature a notch design - a big change of tactics that Samsung actually announced earlier this year ( along with its first foldable smartphone ). Samsung is now in talks with carriers to see who can scrape together a mobile 5G network by then. It looks like 5G is going down a similar path for launch, with separate 5G chips.
Apple has released a video outlining why it believes that the new iPad Pro can replace customers' traditional computers. The hardness level where the sapphire camera lens cover scratches isn't up to par; it scratched at much lower hardness levels than similar materials from other manufacturers.
This has been a tremendously busy season for major video game releases. Even though a clearer symbol of the Black Friday 2018 deals in terms of the most requested item is yet to come. The five best-selling games were unsurprisingly Call of Duty: Black Ops III, Call of Duty: WWII , FIFA 17 , FIFA 18 , and Grand Theft Auto V.
In the same interview he went on to say "Privacy to us is a human right". Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ordered his management team to only use Android phones , given that the operating system has more total users worldwide. " I wouldn't be in this situation ", his pithy response was at the time . The Cambridge Analytica scandal blew up to implicate not just Zuckerberg but also US President Donald Trump.
Amazon will offer more than 50 Deals of the Day throughout the Black Friday deals weak, and they can get a sneak peek at these deals by visiting a dedicated page within the Amazon App. Want to get your Alexa fix outside of the Echo? Black Friday is Friday, November 23, this year, and Cyber Monday is Monday, November 26. Every year customers hungry for bargains take to outlets both online and in physical stores to make the most of the yearly event.
There are some offers like 5% cashback on Citibank and Axis Bank for credit cards. No-Cost EMI is also being offered on Bajaj Finserv. The 11-inch iPad Pro (2018 ) starts at Rs 71,900 for the Wi-Fi only variant and the Wi-Fi + cellular variant starts at Rs 85,990.
Microsoft will release a new Xbox One sku next year that will be disc-less, according to a rumor. Thurrott reports that Microsoft will release an Xbox console that doesn't use discs next year. The games in question are Race the Sun for Xbox One and Dante's Inferno for Xbox 360. When you consider that the Xbox One S costs $300 and the Xbox One X costs $500, it makes sense that Microsoft would want to offer consumers a less expensive point of entry, especially late in the generation ...
In addition to the companies that were the subject of today's actions, the worldwide OneWeb consortium is planning to put hundreds of satellites in low Earth orbit to provide low-cost global internet access. That's why the FCC today it has "initiated a comprehensive review of its orbital-debris mitigation rules". The FCC's approval triggers a regulatory deadline whereby the companies must place at least half their constellations in orbit within six years, and the full systems in nine.
Niantic says these tasks feature monsters "not commonly found" in either of the Let's Go games, such as Kabuto and Omanyte, giving you a good incentive to catch and transfer them over. Once in the settings menu, find the option for "Nintendo Switch". Then scroll down and tap Nintendo Switch, and then Connect to Nintendo Switch. In Pokemon Let's Go , head to the Go Park.
As of now, it is speculated that company might just be targeting emerging markets for such mobile-only subscriptions, and it remains to be seen whether the service will extend to other parts of the world as well. It seems like a natural fit for the streaming service , but we'll have to wait and see how the trials pan out. Star India's Hotstar Premium streaming service, by comparison, sells for 199 rupees a month.
To get access to the preview build, you'll have to register through Microsoft's website. Delivered as part of Microsoft's monthly Patch Tuesday release, the patch addressed CVE-2018-8589, a vulnerability in Windows 7 , Server 2008 and Server 2008 R2 versions that allowed an attacker to escalate privileges and run arbitrary code in the local system.
Microsoft has announced that the November Xbox One system update is now available for download. Because it's a first party game Crackdown 3 will be available for free on Game Pass from day one, assuming you have a subscription. (EN-GB), and new commands added including the ability to fully close a game or app and a new navigation mode. Meanwhile, Xbox players who don't won't the hassle of trying to edit builds quickly and other downsides of using controllers on Fortnite , now have ...
Both pictures are taken with the Pixel 3XL. Google provided a handful of outlets access to the official Google Camera update prior to today's rollout, and looking through the sample images, I'd have to say that Night Sight is impressive.
It's somewhat surprising to see such a recent (and well-reviewed) game bundled with the PS4 for Black Friday , but it seems Sony really wants to move some consoles. You can also pick up extra controllers for $40 USA / $50 CAN, including some of the color variants like Blue Camouflage and Magma Red. As with most sales, PlayStation Plus subscribers will probably receive deeper discounts, and in fact, they can pick up a copy of Black Ops 4 for 20% off beginning today.
The Ice Blue gradient starts off in a very low-key blue at the top which gradually fades to an nearly white at the bottom. While the U.S. and Chinese variants will come powered by the all-new 7nm Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset, the other markets will be getting the Exynos-powered variants.
In addition, they have acquired another acclaimed RPG developer, inXile Entertainment , developers of the Wasteland and Bard's Tale series and headed by the legendary Brian Fargo. The developer of Wasteland 2 joins Microsoft Studios and bolsters the Xbox team with some serious RPG cred. The studio will continue to operate autonomously and bring its unique talents, IP and expertise to Microsoft Studios as they build new RPG experiences for our players and fans.
A range of over 28 different coloured (18mm/22mm) straps to complement the coloured aluminium will be available. Fossil's latest features the usual mix of sensors including heart rate , NFC , accelerometer, gyroscope, altimeter and ambient light as well as a microphone, Bluetooth connectivity and wireless syncing + magnetic charging.
The iPhone X went on sale last November and was discontinued when the iPhone XS and iPhone XR models were introduced in September. Symptoms of this problem include a display, or parts of a display, that do not respond to touch and a display that reacts as if touched even if it is not.
While one suit-clad anchor presented the news in Chinese, the other did so in English. Xinhua said the "AI Synthetic Anchors", one for Chinese and one for English news, were developed along with Sogou Inc, a Beijing-based creator of search engines and voice-recognition technology.
In the meantime, Google published " Android Enterprise Security ", a white paper detailing the new enterprise-centric security features that have been added to Android after Pie's release in August. Google director of engineering Aurash Mahbod said the company is testing the In-App Updates API in Google Chrome. Originally created to help Android users in certain countries that do not have a lot of storage on their mobile devices, the app was quickly adopted worldwide.
Even more alarming, the report claimed that overall production might drop by as much as 25%. Apple had initially informed Foxconn to set up almost 60 assembly lines for the iPhone XR . While Apple had great expectations for the iPhone XR, it's now ordering more iPhone 8 and 8 Plus models from its partners. With regards to the growing uncertainty caused by the US-China trade disputes, Tung said Pegatron , being a technology company with global deployments, does not see it ...
The announcement was set to take place with Blizzard co-founder Allan Adham revealing that Diablo 4 was in the works , but not ready to be shown yet. Six iconic and highly customizable Diablo character classes will be available in Diablo Immortal-Barbarian, Crusader, Demon Hunter, Monk, Necromancer, and Wizard-each with new powers and abilities tailored specifically for touchscreen devices, with more playable classes planned for future updates .
If you want something bigger you can unfold to reveal the larger tablet display hiding inside. Samsung says it will be ready to hit the market at some point next year. Concrete details about the device are light on the ground, but we were promised at the conference that the "device inside here" is "stunning". Samsung's One UI will roll out with the Android Pie update, but the firm will let users try a beta version of it for the Galaxy S9, S9 Plus, and the Note 9 before it rolls out in ...
The Pixel Slate is the first consumer-oriented Chrome OS device that's meant to operate as a tablet first and foremost. The phone will still notify you with a sound or vibrate, but no actual notification shows up on the display - at least until you reboot the phone, which fixes the issue until you put the phone on the Pixel stand to recharge again.
Yes, the S10 cancels the iris sensor and the ultrasonic fingerprint is enough to replace it. Though iPhones were rid of this feature a while ago, it's more surprising that Samsung may head in a similar direction. Earlier today, noted and reliable leaker Ice Universe ( @UniverseIce ) posted some tweets about the Galaxy S10 which might hold some disappointing news for some users.
What's going on: Hackers told BBC News they have access to 120 million accounts, which they are attempting to sell to interested parties. Rosen had said that Facebook fixed the vulnerability and reset the access tokens for a total of 90 million accounts - 50 million that had access tokens stolen and 40 million that were subject to a "View As" look-up in 2017.
Announced on the Blizzcon all access stream ahead of this year's Blizzcon opening ceremony, anyone with a Battle.net account will be able to add Destiny 2 to their account until November 18 (US time). Current Destiny 2 players on PC will get an exclusive Anniversary Emblem in December. If you want to try Destiny 2 and you don't already have the Battle.net launcher, you can download it right here .
Blizzard has revealed Diablo Immortal , a new game in the Diablo franchise created for mobile devices. In " Diablo Immortal " the story picks up after the events of the " Diablo II " expansion , "Lord of Destruction", wherein the World Stone has been shattered into fragments by the hand of the angel Tyrael.
The update does bring another feature Apple was originally supposed to ship with iOS 12: Group FaceTime . FaceTime will automatically detect who the most prominent speakers are using "on-device intelligence". Private: All FaceTime conversations, both one-to-one and multi-person, are encrypted end to end so they remain private and viewable only by the participants.
What is the battery size of the MacBook Air? As well as a Retina Display , Apple has shrunk the bezels to near-invisibility. TechCrunch folks got the opportunity to go hands-on with the new MacBook Air right after they keynote event, and have shared their initial thoughts on Apple's latest notebook.
That's big news because it marks the first time that a OnePlus phone will be available from a USA carrier. Arguably, it is the arrival of OnePlus in the United States that is the biggest news about this handset launch, and T-Mobile has not only an exclusivity deal, but also a special offer that means customers can buy the OnePlus 6T for less than half price.
They report that the standard version of the Galaxy S10 is codenamed "Beyond". As far as the other specs are concerned, the Samsung Galaxy A9 has a 6.3-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED display with minimal bezels. Samsung has for years talked about introducing a foldable phone. The S10 will likely be the only high-end smartphone with it to come out in the first half of 2019.
Additionally, the pair of new iPad Pro tablets will come with a USB-C port. It is also suggested that the iPads will be more expensive than their predecessors - so north of a grand, then. As per the report, the display will not be OLED but LCD panels, the chipset used will be a variant of A12 Bionic used on iPhone XS and an updated Apple Pencil.