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YouTube Music and YouTube Premium expand to Canada and 11 European markets YouTube Music and YouTube Premium expand to Canada and 11 European markets
- June 18, 2018

We had a short time to play around with the YouTube Music app at a launch event in London and it feels like a typically well-designed Google app. After an incredibly confusing initial launch , YouTube Music and YouTube Premium are officially available today to everyone in the United States, as well as 16 other countries. (more...)
Video Editor Tool For VR180 Creator Video Editor Tool For VR180 Creator
- June 18, 2018

With it, editing your VR videos for uploading to supported services should be a total breeze. To aid in the editing process, the new VR180 Creator tool will let owners of these cameras use the captured footage with existing professional workflows. (more...)
Kill la Kill the Game Announced by TRIGGER x Arc System Works Kill la Kill the Game Announced by TRIGGER x Arc System Works
- June 18, 2018

The game is now developed by APLUS and has a target release window in 2019. While Arc System Works will be publishing the game, APLUS will be the studio responsible for developing it. Considering the game's genre is "KLK Battle Action", one can assume this will be the ideal game for fans of the anime that have been asking for a game adaption. (more...)
YouTube Music Officially Available to All Today, YouTube Premium Too YouTube Music Officially Available to All Today, YouTube Premium Too
- June 18, 2018

And it's available right now. After an incredibly confusing initial launch , YouTube Music and YouTube Premium are officially available today to everyone in the USA, as well as 16 other countries. We got you. You can also search by lyrics (even if they're wrong). You also benefit from music videos and the ability to quickly switch from a video to the song, a nice touch if what you're listening to is only available as a video. (more...)
Apple trying to drag 911 system into 21st century Apple trying to drag 911 system into 21st century
- June 18, 2018

A lot of the time, the current AML system delivers imprecise location or is unable to pinpoint the caller's whereabouts quickly, and Apple's RapidSOS integration into iOS 12 comes to the rescue. Apple said it's adding the new technology ahead of a Federal Communications Commission rule set for 2021 that requires phone carriers be able to locate emergency callers within 50 meters 80 percent of the time. (more...)
Oppo Find X will have a 90%+ screen to body ratio Oppo Find X will have a 90%+ screen to body ratio
- June 18, 2018

Oppo " s upcoming flagship, Oppo Find X is set to debut Tuesday in Paris, but leaks and teasers over the past few weeks gave a fair idea of what to expect from the device. Based on the picture above, even the back of the Find X is clean with no camera bumps or fingerprint sensor. As mentioned above, full specs sheet of the Oppo Find X was leaked last week. (more...)
Grab a Brand New iPhone 3GS for Just $40 (in South Korea) Grab a Brand New iPhone 3GS for Just $40 (in South Korea)
- June 18, 2018

The iPhone 3GS was the final flagship iPhone model to have a plastic housing, as Apple's subsequent top-of-line devices moved exclusively to metal and glass, and it ceased to support operating system upgrades after iOS 6. The phone will not be able to run numerous current iOS apps. The company ensured that each phone works properly. Apple now sells its lowest-cost iPhone SE for 490,000 won (roughly $452), which is over ten times the SK Telink asking price for the iPhone 3GS. (more...)
OnePlus 6 gets another OS update, OxygenOS pushed to v5.1.7 OnePlus 6 gets another OS update, OxygenOS pushed to v5.1.7
- June 18, 2018

Some testing by OnePlus reveals that the Indian variants of the OnePlus 6 were found to be unstable post the update. As with most OxygenOS updates, the update to OxygenOS 5.1.7 is rolling out incrementally. OnePlus has announced that because of a problem with the previous update (OxygenOS 5.1.6) in India, they will receive OxygenOS 5.1.8 next week, which contains everything from 5.1.6, 5.1.7, and a bugfix for what was causing the instability issues. (more...)
OnePlus 6 Early Access Sale on Amazon at 12 PM OnePlus 6 Early Access Sale on Amazon at 12 PM
- June 18, 2018

The device is available in three color options - Mirror Black, Midnight Black, and Silk White - but the latter two options are limited to the 8GB variant. As usual, the company has not rolled out all the storage variants available in every color . The device is available in the country via online retailer Amazon and OnePlus online store. (more...)
Dictionary.com hits Bannon for his defense of Trump's way of speaking Dictionary.com hits Bannon for his defense of Trump's way of speaking
- June 18, 2018

On Twitter , Trump addressed what he specifically wants in new legislation including "full funding for the Wall;" an end to a diversity visa lottery and certain categories of family-based migration; and a shift toward "merit based immigration " for skilled workers. (more...)
Apple Bans These Apps All Over Its Devices Under New Review Guidelines Apple Bans These Apps All Over Its Devices Under New Review Guidelines
- June 18, 2018

Onavo Protect is still listed on the App Store as of late Tuesday evening, but if it disappears it could be a sign that the Apple-Facebook standoff that has always been brewing is heating up. This means that users can now easily track sporting events through various providers and services with the TV app on iOS and tvOS... At the time, Apple did not mention the new guidelines . (more...)
Next BMW 2 Series: coupe stays RWD; other models FWD; Cabrio axed Next BMW 2 Series: coupe stays RWD; other models FWD; Cabrio axed
- June 17, 2018

BMW 8 Series 2019 is created on a modular platform CLAR. There's an nearly completely flat underbody with active air control including air shutters behind the double-kidney grille. The M850i's interior is optimized for space and comfort . It is unsure if the 8-Series prototype involved in the crash was meant to test its speed on public roads and this has led German law enforcers to apprehend the driver for further investigation. (more...)
Sony Issues Statement on Fortnite Controversy Amid Backlash Sony Issues Statement on Fortnite Controversy Amid Backlash
- June 17, 2018

You can always try to tell Sony via Twitter that you hate the lack of cross-play support. Players need to create an Epic Games account to play, or sign in with an existing one. As an Xbox One player, I simply logged into my account on the Switch and saw my character and Battle Pass progress exactly how I left it on the Xbox One. (more...)
Apple Park's office setup aims to keep workers on their toes Apple Park's office setup aims to keep workers on their toes
- June 17, 2018

Each employee has a "smart" watch that for 10 minutes before a new hour starts ringing and then the employees can stand to work standing up. One of the things we learned during David Rubenstein's interview of Tim Cook , posted in full yesterday , was that all employees at Apple Park are getting standing desks . (more...)
Call of Duty fans aren't happy about Black Ops 4's season pass Call of Duty fans aren't happy about Black Ops 4's season pass
- June 17, 2018

The same is true if players preordered the game digitally. Around 40 lucky fans will be invited to Xfinity Stores to play " Black Ops 4 ". The cities in question are Washington, Boston, Philadelphia, Houston, Chicago, Seattle, Atlanta and, my boys in the Hoosier State, Indianapolis. (more...)
Windows 10 April 2018 Update already running on over 250 million machines Windows 10 April 2018 Update already running on over 250 million machines
- June 17, 2018

The security flaws in Cortana is located in the assistant's passive listening, and, as the cybersecurity firm has announced, this feature allows the wizard to execute your commands even if your computer is on the lock screen. It's unlikely that most users will already have the patch installed, with business customers typically taking much longer to update their systems. McAfee said in a written statement. (more...)
Fortnite is coming to Nintendo Switch, and it’s out today Fortnite is coming to Nintendo Switch, and it’s out today
- June 16, 2018

The announcement will undoubtedly excite many Fortnite players and fans, which could mask the small drama going on behind the scenes. The first Fortnite World Cup will take place in 2019, Epic Games has confirmed . To cross-play with other players you will need an Epic Games account and then you will need to add them as friends. The World Cup itself will focus on Solos and Duos, but there will apparently be plenty of opportunities to squad-up competitively too. (more...)
E3 2018: Sony Responds To Anger Over Fortnite Cross-Play Block E3 2018: Sony Responds To Anger Over Fortnite Cross-Play Block
- June 16, 2018

While the Xbox One X's hardware allows it to easily run games at 4K it happens at the cost of lower frame rates, which is probably why Phil Spencer has mentioned it to be one of the company's focuses when it comes to talking about the next-generation Xbox . (more...)
Smashing E3: 'Smash Ultimate' and more announced at Nintendo's E3 Smashing E3: 'Smash Ultimate' and more announced at Nintendo's E3
- June 16, 2018

The latest iteration of this platform-based multiplayer, in which players whittle away one another's stamina and end up punting one another out of an arena like an all-star baseball pro at batting practice, will include every character used throughout Super Smash Bros . (more...)
Gmail app for iOS starts receiving AI-powered high-priority notifications Gmail app for iOS starts receiving AI-powered high-priority notifications
- June 16, 2018

The new feature is now live for Gmail iOS app, and will be made available to Android users in the near future. Using machine learning and artificial intelligence, the new capability is created to notify you only when important messages arrive on your Gmail inbox. (more...)