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Technology Redmi Go: Xiaomi Announces New Budget Phone
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Xiaomi , in a tweet about the Redmi Go, revealed that the phone will have a 5-inch HD display with 720p resolution, a Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC clocked at 1.4GHz, 3000 mAh battery. However, the company has not yet announced whether or not it will be sold in the United States. The image shows what appears to be two different color options for the Redmi Go, Black or Blue.

Technology Nintendo delays its very first Mario Kart game for mobile
Author: 0 Nintendo delays its very first Mario Kart game for mobile

In that time frame, during the later three months of a year ago, the system managed to clear out 9.41 million Switch units in itself, making it a huge holiday hit. The previous record-holder was New Super Mario Bros. The Switch's game sales have been equally strong. Despite only launching last month, it was the fifth best-selling game in the USA a year ago.

Technology China condemns US ‘smear’ in Huawei case as tensions boil
Author: 0 China condemns US ‘smear’ in Huawei case as tensions boil

Alongside Huawei and Skycom, she's facing charges including conspiracy to commit bank fraud, conspiracy to commit wire fraud, bank fraud and wire fraud. The first concerns 13 counts of financial fraud, the breaching of economic sanctions against Iran, and money laundering, while the second involves 10 counts of theft and charges related to the theft.

Technology Facebook will remove iOS app that paid users to ‘spy’ on them
Author: 0 Facebook will remove iOS app that paid users to ‘spy’ on them

According to TechCrunch , the Menlo Park, Calif. company - which has taken heat for a range of privacy-related scandals , breaches and snafus over the a year ago - has been paying teenagers and adults up to $20 per month to install a " Facebook Research" app on their Apple or Android phones .

Technology FaceTime 'eavesdropping' bug lets you snoop on your ignorant friends
Author: 0 FaceTime 'eavesdropping' bug lets you snoop on your ignorant friends

The flaw also allows video to be sent if the other user clicks either their power button or one of the volume controls. A serious flaw in Apple's FaceTime application has gone viral on social media . Yes, you can call someone and listen to them even if they don't attend your call. As an advisory it's worth, for the time being at least, completely disabling FaceTime where you can across iPhone , Mac and iPads.

Technology Heritage Edition Marks Six Decades Of Toyota Land Cruisers
Author: 0 Heritage Edition Marks Six Decades Of Toyota Land Cruisers

Its C-pillars bear special badges reminiscent of those Land Cruiser models wore all the way back in the 1960s. There will be bronze contrast in the stitching throughout the Land Cruiser Heritage Edition to match the theme of the wheels. Under the hood you will find a 5.7-liter DOHC V8 engine producing 381 horsepower and 401 lb. -ft. of torque. The 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition will go on sale this summer, following its debut in Chicago, and it will be limited to just 1,200 ...

Technology BioWare’s Hudson Invites Player Feedback in ‘Anthem’ Pre-Launch Blog
Author: 0 BioWare’s Hudson Invites Player Feedback in ‘Anthem’ Pre-Launch Blog

You'll also find new weapons and craft different pieces of armor for your Javelins , allowing you to shape your exo-suit in whatever way you desire. Experience the world of Anthem ™ ahead of launch during the Anthem Demo weekend. You will need to uninstall and reinstall the game for launch. Anthem players on PC will be happy to know that the recently announced requirements for the full game also apply to the demo.

Technology CrossCode heading to Switch in 2019
Author: 0 CrossCode heading to Switch in 2019

In terms of actual games, Nintendo's top-selling exclusive, Super Smash Bros . Intentionally or not, Nintendo designed the Switch console and its gaming ecosystem to appeal to all kinds of people. The strength of the Switch overall also boosted the sales of its major games, sending 2017 games Mario Kart 8 , Breath of the Wild , and Super Mario Odyssey into 2018's top 20.

Technology Samsung Galaxy S10 Leaked Images Reveal New Crypto Wallet
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S10 Leaked Images Reveal New Crypto Wallet

Expect things to kick off properly once the Galaxy S10 is out there and Samsung fans have nothing else to divert their attention. At the rear, you get a triple-camera setup that consists of a main 24MP shooter with a large aperture of f/1.7, accompanied by a 10MP 2x telephoto snapper and a third, 5MP camera that's used to capture depth information and enhance your portraits.

Technology Resident Evil 2 Post-Launch DLC And Free Update Announced
Author: 0 Resident Evil 2 Post-Launch DLC And Free Update Announced

Titled "Ghost Survivors", this mode aims to extend longevity with random elements and repeatable missions. Even more, there will be three volumes according to a recent ResetERA post starting with a USS member, Kendo, and Katherine . If you're already holding out for DLC , I'll imagine you're not relishing the wait for the game. Resident Evil 2 Remake is scheduled to launch worldwide on January 25 for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One .

Technology 'Mortal Kombat 11' Beta Date Confirmed
Author: 0 'Mortal Kombat 11' Beta Date Confirmed

Adam Bankhurst is a news writer for IGN who can't wait to dive deep into the insane story that will surely be told in Mortal Kombat 11 . Although, it's worth pointing out that Kronika is shown towards the end of the story prologue trailer for Mortal Kombat 11 .

Technology DxOMark to begin scoring front 'selfie' camera on smartphones
Author: 0 DxOMark to begin scoring front 'selfie' camera on smartphones

DxOMark said in a statement that they made a decision to introduce a distinct category for the selfie camera because the front and main cameras are used differently. DxO cited the Note 9's exposure and color results, and notes that Samsung's phone is a little better at handling exposures for faces. In contrast, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 video anti-shake effect is better than Google Pixel 3, winning in the self-timer video category.

Technology Samsung Galaxy M10 & M20 Pricing Leaks before the Official Launch
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy M10 & M20 Pricing Leaks before the Official Launch

In the meantime, Samsung might really end up having a major problem if screen protectors do not work on the Galaxy S10, especially because rumor has it that the top-of-the-range configuration could go way beyond the $1,000 threshold. The Galaxy M20 will boast a 6.3-inch FHD+ touchscreen (also with an Infinity-V notch), the Exynos 7885 chipset at the helm, 3GB of RAM, 32/64 GB of storage, the same rear cameras as the M10, an 8 MP front-facing shooter, and a 5,000 mAh battery.

Technology Samsung’s Galaxy Fold (SM-F9000) gets certified by CMIIT
Author: 0 Samsung’s Galaxy Fold (SM-F9000) gets certified by CMIIT

Ahead of its expected debut, the Galaxy S10 and S10 + have appeared on China's 3C (China Compulsory Certificate) certification board. The phone features a large display at the front with very thin bezels. By looking at its screen size , we can assume that the device is a plus variant of the Galaxy S10 which has a bigger screen. It will likely to come with the latest version of Bixby 3.0.

Technology The 10 Year Challenge is probably a scam to steal your picture
Author: 0 The 10 Year Challenge is probably a scam to steal your picture

For many of us, looking back at old photos of ourselves can be both a painful, embarrassing and amusing experience. Time sure does fly when you are having fun! What in the world were you thinking with those shoes? According to Wired , "In other words, thanks to this meme, there's now a very large dataset of carefully curated photos of people from roughly 10 years ago and now".

Technology The Samsung Galaxy S10 to debut on the 20th of February
Author: 0 The Samsung Galaxy S10 to debut on the 20th of February

The Samsung Galaxy S10 X is said to have a 6.7” display (with an in-display FP reader), four cameras on the back, two on the front and a 5,000mAh battery. Samsung has already confirmed that they are introducing its 10th anniversary Galaxy S Series smartphone ahead of MWC 2019 , which is scheduled to commence from February 25 in Barcelona.

Technology Green and mean: Ford Explorer Hybrid and ST debut
Author: 0 Green and mean: Ford Explorer Hybrid and ST debut

Options include an ST Street Pack and an ST Track Pack. Last year, the luxury carmaker denied it was behind the times, instead, it was saying it wasn't time for electric vehicles, and their delay in turning to all-electric models shows they are working towards better powertrain designs.

Technology Would you buy a flat-screened (non-edge) Galaxy S10?
Author: 0 Would you buy a flat-screened (non-edge) Galaxy S10?

Samsung may have leaked official pictures of the Samsung Galaxy S10 in an article on OneUI and Android Pie . It could be that this line corresponds with a separation - a bezel, perhaps - between two separate displays with rounded edges.

Technology New software can track shared Netflix accounts
Author: 0 New software can track shared Netflix accounts

It seems like Netflix is trying to clamp down on people sharing accounts, with new software being introduced that will see other people using the account being blocked. Synamedia Credentials Sharing Insight is available as a cloud or on-premise offering. Synamedia says that their credentials sharing solution is being used under trail by various different OTT service providers and we can expect them to deploy this system on their services very soon.

Technology Sonos will add Google Assistant to its speakers this year
Author: 0 Sonos will add Google Assistant to its speakers this year

Google is in an odd position in its competition with Amazon for voice supremacy in the United States market.The e-commerce leader boasted last week that it had sold 100 million Alexa devices, but that figure pales in comparison to the 1 billion devices that will include Google Assistant by the end of this month.

Technology Samsung to Announce Galaxy S10 on February 20
Author: 0 Samsung to Announce Galaxy S10 on February 20

We fully expect to see the Galaxy S10 models and there is some speculation that we will also see a more finalized version of the Samsung Galaxy Fold , Samsung's new foldable phone. If you have some ideas based on this invite, please put them in the comments below. By getting the launch away from MWC, Samsung gets to seize the day and keeps its announcement away from all of the expected carrier 5G announcements.

Technology HTC Vive Cosmos Headset Promises Lightweight, Portable VR
Author: 0 HTC Vive Cosmos Headset Promises Lightweight, Portable VR

Foveated rendering uses eye tracking to increase the quality of the image where you're looking. The first benefit results from foveated rendering, which takes advantage of the headset's eye-tracker to adjust which parts of a virtual scene get priority when processing graphics.

Technology Nvidia introduces GeForce RTX 2060, 6GB of G6 memory for $349
Author: 0 Nvidia introduces GeForce RTX 2060, 6GB of G6 memory for $349

Other specifications include an 8th-generation Intel Core i7-8750H processor with sports a total of six cores. Prices go all the way up to $3,999, with the Triton 900 launching in March. At CES 2019, the Nvidia team announced that the GeForce RTX series will be available in over 40 laptops in over 100 configurations , an area that the team believes to be the " fastest growing gaming platform".

Technology Samsung's 2019 TV lineup supports Alexa and Google Assistant
Author: 0 Samsung's 2019 TV lineup supports Alexa and Google Assistant

Google runs a similar course with the competition Software Assistant. After that slow initial rollout, Google continued to bring it to more and more third-party devices, including the iPhone in May 2017 . This year, at CES 2019 , Google's physical presence at the show is three times bigger, and accompanies a similarly impossible-to-escape ad campaign.

Technology Samsung super ultra-wide 49-inch CRG9 monitor
Author: 0 Samsung super ultra-wide 49-inch CRG9 monitor

We have seen large gaming monitors from Samsung before so it's just more of the same. And the name Space Monitor is not referring to where it could be used but because it gives you space. The arm can be adjusted to lie flat against a wall, tilted toward you, or totally hidden when the monitor is pulled down to the desk's surface. The CRG9 includes one HDMI port, two Display Ports, USB 3.0 and headphone connectivity options and is designed with.

Technology Fortnite Week 5: Dance on top of Water Tower CHALLENGE guide
Author: 0 Fortnite Week 5: Dance on top of Water Tower CHALLENGE guide

The new year is upon us and the company behind Fortnite: Battle Royale unveiled the latest set of weekly Fortnite Challenges on 3rd January 2019. As you know, the Battle Star is pretty important and getting one gives up an upper hand. The search challenge requires you to find the enormous rock man, the crowned tomato on Tomato Temple and the encircled tree.

Technology Samsung Galaxy A50 to feature 4000mAh battery
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy A50 to feature 4000mAh battery

Today, Samsung has released the roadmap of its updates to Android 9 Pie for the various smartphones sold by the manufacturer in this Asian country. The report doesn't mention any details about the other camera sensors on the back. But wait, you might be saying, isn't that just as bad for an end-user experience as a notch? We are expecting to see the Samsung Galaxy S10 getting announced at MWC next year.

Technology Instagram users are revolting...against horizontal scrolling
Author: 0 Instagram users are revolting...against horizontal scrolling

Every major change made by Facebook to its news feed, Twitter to its tweet feed, and Instagram to its content feed are closely scrutinized. Instagram told HuffPost that the update was "due to a bug". A message notifying users of the difference is appearing in the app. Talking about the new layout, Instagram head Adam Mosseri commented on Twitter that the horizontal feed was meant to be "a small test" that "went broader than we anticipated ".

Technology Investigations started on CenturyLink outage, 911 failures
Author: 0 Investigations started on CenturyLink outage, 911 failures

Calls in King, Kitsap , Pierce and Thurston counties were working Friday morning, but call centers and county officials said they can't be sure systems are fully restored, as that depends on CenturyLink . Most 911 calls in Pierce County were functioning normally by mid-Friday morning, according to South Sound 911. "I've directed the Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau to immediately launch an investigation into the cause and impact of this outage", Pai's statement read.

Technology PlayStation Plus January Lineup Revealed
Author: 0 PlayStation Plus January Lineup Revealed

These all games are exclusively available to download for free of cost to all PlayStation Plus users. As you know, every month PlayStation gives free games to subscribers of its PlayStation Plus service. The Classic was meant to bring back that nostalgic feeling you may have with the original PlayStation. That's 100 Platinum, 100,000 Credits, the Quanta (a Corpus laser rifle), the Quanta Obsidian Skin, a 7-Day Affinity Booster, and a 7-Day Credit Booster.

Technology IPhone XR made up 32% of iPhone sales in its first month
Author: 0 IPhone XR made up 32% of iPhone sales in its first month

Leading the transition for Android users is iPhone XR, a relatively cost-effective model that debuted alongside the iPhone XS and top-of-the-line iPhone XS Max this year, according to the survey by US-based research firm Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP).

Technology McLaren P1 GTR commemorates Senna's first championship
Author: 0 McLaren P1 GTR commemorates Senna's first championship

One especially devoted, and especially wealthy Senna fan is honouring that anniversary with this - a P1 GTR (not an actual McLaren Senna , weirdly) customised by the company's Special Operations division. McLaren and the owner are both mum on exact power specs, but the owner has said the auto has a " suitably pleasing " increase in power. But that's because this P1 GTR is more than a paint job.

Technology Microsoft releases emergency patch for Internet Explorer
Author: 0 Microsoft releases emergency patch for Internet Explorer

The vulnerability affects certain versions of Internet Explorer 9, 10, and 11, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security . CVE-2018-8653 addresses a remote code execution vulnerability caused by the way the scripting engine handles objects in Internet Explorer.

Technology New Office app is a launch pad for your documents
Author: 0 New Office app is a launch pad for your documents

When it ships, Windows Sandbox will allow users to run potentially risky executables and other files in an isolated environment. It's an extension of a feature that's already part of Windows 10 that will let you run whatever app you want in a dynamically created and destroyed VM.

Technology Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is smashing its way up the sales charts
Author: 0 Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is smashing its way up the sales charts

After announcing that the Nintendo Switch is the fastest selling video game system of the generation, the gaming company revealed that the recently released Super Smash Bros . Since the Switch launched three years later than its two rivals it'll never catch up, and so direct comparisons between overall sales are essentially meaningless.

Technology Samsung to implement reverse wireless charging to the upcoming Galaxy S10 series
Author: 0 Samsung to implement reverse wireless charging to the upcoming Galaxy S10 series

Rs 1,28,000). One of the starting points for these price rumours could have been the Chinese foldable phone FlexPai, which is being sold at around $1,800 and expected to ship later this year. Upcoming Galaxy S10 already has a lot of surprising stuff up its sleeve. Here is all the latest information about the S10 and S10+ phones. How long the Flex lasts will also depend on what hardware Samsung packs in, and of course what you use it for.

Technology Qualcomm attempts to get the iPhone XS and XR banned in China
Author: 0 Qualcomm attempts to get the iPhone XS and XR banned in China

Currently, all the models of the iPhone are available in China. Nikkei Asian Review reports from its sources that Apple could also seek to minimize liabilities if the ban is enforced by reducing reliance on assemblers Foxconn and Wistron and turning to Pegatron - Qualcomm confirmed that the ODM apparently had apparently licensed the patents in question on behalf of Apple.

Technology OnePlus 6T McLaren edition costs more and charges faster
Author: 0 OnePlus 6T McLaren edition costs more and charges faster

He said he's most excited for a potential green-screening feature, which lets you magically remove the backgrounds from photos. The OnePlus 6T McLaren edition costs $699. It also comes with 256GB of storage which, as ever, is not expandable. It will be interesting to see at what price the special edition launches in India tomorrow.

Technology 'I tried the Apple Watch’s new ecg feature'
Author: 0 'I tried the Apple Watch’s new ecg feature'

Now, Apple is activating it in the U.S. through watchOS update 5.1.2. The ECG app is available for free, but it requires an Apple Watch Series 4 and watchOS 5.1.2 or newer. Right now Apple only has FDA clearance for its ECG and irregular heart rhythm app, which is why this is coming to the United States first. Apple WatchOS 5.1.2 series 4 has come up with all new features and specifications, its new ECG system makes the product more reliable and unique.

Technology Gallery: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Full Character Roster (Final List Updated)
Author: 0 Gallery: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Full Character Roster (Final List Updated)

In order to obtain Simon, you'll have to play Classic Mode a minimum of four times. After you unlock the character, hit "Home" and then quit the game with "X". After you are challenged by Simon, just defeat him to instantly add this fighter your roster. Repeating this trick will get you a new challenger after just about every " Smash " match, so long as you're changing the language after each game.

Technology Post-Apocalpytic Far Cry ‘New Dawn’ Arriving February 15th
Author: 0 Post-Apocalpytic Far Cry ‘New Dawn’ Arriving February 15th

Devil May Cry 5 - What is it? New Dawn brings something new to the Far Cry series with Expeditions. Those people that survived have emerged into a new Super Bloom biome; colourful and full of life. Expect to be attacked by all kinds of mutated wildlife. It seems players will not only be facing off against human foes but mutated ones as well. Capcom announced that the Bloody Palace Mode is returning in Devil May Cry 5 , available as a free update to all players in April.

Technology Journey is headed to PC through Epic Games' new storefront
Author: 0 Journey is headed to PC through Epic Games' new storefront

The promotion starts on December 14, 2018 with Subnautica and is followed on December 28, 2018 by Super Meat Boy . Journey , a game where you're a small figure trekking through a desert with calm, serene music playing in the back, was released in 2012 and was a PS3 exclusive until now.

Technology Microsoft Confirms Edge Browser Coming to Older Windows and Mac
Author: 0 Microsoft Confirms Edge Browser Coming to Older Windows and Mac

Chrome has become a new IE6, and web developers have always preferred to use their rendering engine to optimize their websites. However, it appears that we may all just end up winning from this because new reports reveal that Microsoft is willing to put their knowledge of Windows integration and engineering prowess to good use by making the entire Chromium open-source platform a better experience.

Technology O2 customers to get credit compensation for data outage
Author: 0 O2 customers to get credit compensation for data outage

Pay as you go mobile broadband customers will get a 10% discount on a bolt on purchase in the new year - 02 will let notify when it is available. O2 blamed the network issues on a third-supplier and Ericsson, with the company issuing an apology to its customers as it worked to restore connection.

Technology Fortnite Season 7 gets released with new snowy area, planes, and skins
Author: 0 Fortnite Season 7 gets released with new snowy area, planes, and skins

In season 6, we already had Playground mode where you could mine at a higher rate, build to your heart's desire, explore the map, practice against your friends and play minigames. We've pinpointed the submarine location in the screenshots below. But perhaps an even bigger change is the addition of Stormwing airplanes and new Ziplines that could change gameplay completely.