Tech


United Kingdom regulator announces ban on sale of locked mobile phones United Kingdom regulator announces ban on sale of locked mobile phones
- October 28, 2020

According to Ofcom , more than one-third of customers said they had been put off switching to another network with their existing handset due to the previous standard of locked handsets. So now Ofcom has now announced that mobile phone companies will be banned from selling "locked" handsets, under a range of new rules that will "make switching even simpler". (more...)
Samsung Display wins US license to supply panels to Huawei Samsung Display wins US license to supply panels to Huawei
- October 27, 2020

Industry insiders said the US may have granted the license to Samsung Display since display panels are less sensitive products compared to semiconductors, as Huawei can secure displays from BOE Technology Group Co. According to those familiar with the matter, the core function of the sanctions was to prevent Huawei from buying memory semiconductors. As there are multiple display panel companies operating around the world, a strict ban on exporting OLED panels was not required to pressure the ... (more...)
Microsoft Updates Office Apps for iPad With Mouse and Trackpad Support Microsoft Updates Office Apps for iPad With Mouse and Trackpad Support
- October 27, 2020

The tech company explained in a blog post that this update will help make the iPad more versatile and capable of getting more work done. The trackpad via Apple's Magic Keyboard lets you navigate around text, photos, and other elements placed inside the Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps. (more...)
Mobile launching TVision live TV streaming service on November 1 Mobile launching TVision live TV streaming service on November 1
- October 27, 2020

TVision Live ($40/mo.) includes national or affiliate feeds of the major networks except CBS (check availability here), ESPN, CNN, Fox News, Bravo, FX, TBS, Cartoon Network, Disney Channel , and others. TVision Vibe - $10/month for 30 news and lifestyle channels , along with two simultaneous streams. The difference is that it adds a bunch of sports networks including The NFL Network , ESPNU, SEC Network , and The Golf Channel . (more...)
Cyberpunk 2077 has been delayed into December Cyberpunk 2077 has been delayed into December
- October 27, 2020

Tost also provided some commentary in hopes of quelling fans' worries and provided some info on the game's runtime, adding, "If you worry about the amount of content on our game, please don't". Now, Cyberpunk 2077 has a new release date - December 10th. "In the end, it is all about how much fun the game and it systems provide you and we are doing our best to make sure it is as great of an experience as it can be". (more...)
YouTube Rolling Out Player Redesign, New Gesture Controls for Android and iOS YouTube Rolling Out Player Redesign, New Gesture Controls for Android and iOS
- October 27, 2020

By swiping down on a playing video, the latter rotates into landscape mode and enters full-screen. YouTube's mobile app is also getting an update to the video chapters , which is essentially an easier way to get to the "good part" of a video. (more...)
Mandalorian Xbox controller with Pro charging stand available for pre-order Mandalorian Xbox controller with Pro charging stand available for pre-order
- October 27, 2020

They cost $169.99. That's quite the markup from the regular $100 price of an Xbox wireless controller with a charging stand. Even though the controller is compatible with the Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC, one can't help but wonder why it still uses the Xbox One controller design, which doesn't carry the updated D-pad and Share button that comes with the Xbox Series X|S. (more...)
The home stretch… Latest early voting numbers in Gallia The home stretch… Latest early voting numbers in Gallia
- October 27, 2020

In Washington state, you do NOT need to request a ballot if you're already registered. "We'll be prepared no matter what". For those who have absentee ballots , the deadline to return them in person is by 8 p.m. Each of these states offers a process by which election officials are supposed to contact mail-in voters whose votes are disqualified due to issues like missing signatures or improper ballot markings. (more...)
Oculus Users Will Lose Purchases If They Delete Facebook Account Oculus Users Will Lose Purchases If They Delete Facebook Account
- October 27, 2020

While Oculus Quest 2 requires a Facebook account to operate and use, UploadVR writes that owners of the original Quest, Rift S and Rift headsets who aren't buying another Oculus Quest headset and haven't linked their Facebook accounts so far could still delete an unlinked Facebook account at this time without losing their Oculus Store purchases. (more...)
NASA announces: Water found on the Moon NASA announces: Water found on the Moon
- October 27, 2020

But it does mean that NASA astronauts could perhaps spend significantly more time on the moon before needing to come home for a resupply. Although much of it is trapped in glass beads, regolith, or is hiding in deep shadows, it is there. (more...)
Facebook takes mobile games into the cloud Facebook takes mobile games into the cloud
- October 27, 2020

Google's got Stadia , Amazon's got Luna, and now Facebook has its own cloud gaming service. "Cloud game streaming for the masses still has a way to go, and it's important to embrace both the advantages and the reality of the technology rather than try to oversell where it'll be in the future." said Jason Rubin, VP of play at Facebook. (more...)
Samsung And Stanford Develop 10,000 Pixels-Per-Inch OLED Display Samsung And Stanford Develop 10,000 Pixels-Per-Inch OLED Display
- October 27, 2020

Most VR glasses put the displays at a fraction of the inch away from your eyes and individual pixels become easily noticeable, even with pixel densities above 500 PPI. It has been explained that the metasurface can mirror the reflective properties of light and let different colours reflect in the pixels. With this new layer, manufacturers can keep the same height for all pixels, making manufacturing easier. (more...)
Samsung's New Teaser Hints at Galaxy Fold 2 Launch at Unpacked Event
- October 27, 2020

Samsung already announced that its next big launch event, Galaxy Unpacked , is set for August 5th . Roh said that these devices will help us "flow seamlessly and continuously" no matter where we go by being in our hands, in ears, and on the wrist. (more...)
Apple’s next AirPods Pro may ditch the stem to be more compact Apple’s next AirPods Pro may ditch the stem to be more compact
- October 26, 2020

These cheaper AirPods may have improved battery life but high-end features like noise-cancellation may not be introduced. This model could be launched in the first half of 2021. The report adds that since Apple has been having a hard time in fitting components in a smaller form factor, the final version might not be as ambitious as you may think. (more...)
Apex Legends Season 7 makes Steam debut on November 4 Apex Legends Season 7 makes Steam debut on November 4
- October 26, 2020

After the arrival of Eletronic Arts games at the Steam store, only Apex Legends was missing. Horizon's story plays out a little like Interstellar with a whole bunch of space travel, time warping, and the mastery of crystals which seemingly allow the creation of black holes. (more...)
WhatsApp for Android will reportedly support face unlock soon WhatsApp for Android will reportedly support face unlock soon
- October 26, 2020

The app has recently designed a new user interface for linking devices to an account. Using this feature, users will finally be able to silent both personal and group chats forever. While some are secured enough as authentification for financial transactions, others are not. With Pixel 4 , Google has compared Apple's security level with facial recognition. (more...)
The PlayStation 5's DualSense controller works with Android and Windows The PlayStation 5's DualSense controller works with Android and Windows
- October 26, 2020

An unboxing video of the DualSense Controller made by YouTuber, Austin Evans, shows the controller work with the Windows-powered Surface Laptop Go and the Pixel 5 even though the box clearly states that it is only compatible with the PlayStation 5. (more...)
LG unveils the first Tone Free wireless earphones with ANC LG unveils the first Tone Free wireless earphones with ANC
- October 26, 2020

The key feature on the LG Tone Free HBS-FN7 is active noise cancellation, which uses a three-microphone system in each earpiece to hear external noise and cancel it out. Battery life is rated at up to five hours with ANC enabled and up to seven with it switched off. The earphones also feature an IPX4 rating for dust and water resistance, and the case offers wireless charging. (more...)
Black Ops Cold War's Zombies Onslaught mode is timed PS4/PS5 exclusive Black Ops Cold War's Zombies Onslaught mode is timed PS4/PS5 exclusive
- October 26, 2020

The new Onslaught mode is a two-player co-op mode, in which player teams have to fend off waves of zombies on the games various maps. The relationship between Activision and Sony continues. The main Zombies campaign mode will still be available across all platforms, but those wanting a simpler, wave-shooter experience will have to play on PlayStation. (more...)
OnePlus Nord N10 5G and OnePlus Nord N100 launched: Price, specifications OnePlus Nord N10 5G and OnePlus Nord N100 launched: Price, specifications
- October 26, 2020

After weeks of leaks and rumours, OnePlus on Monday officially unveiled the two phones. In July, the original OnePlus Nord was launched in India with a starting price of Rs. Lastly, the OnePlus Nord N100 packs a 5,000mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging. He also revealed that the Nord N100 has stereo speakers and it runs on OxygenOS 11 based Android 11 OS. (more...)

« 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 next »