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Samsung Galaxy Fold could be the name for Samsung Foldable Smartphone Samsung Galaxy Fold could be the name for Samsung Foldable Smartphone
- December 02, 2018

However, we all know what the real jewel of Samsung's Smartphones is the much anticipated Galaxy S10 smartphone which has had people talking about it for over a year now. The render above shows what Samsung is calling their "new Infinity" display. The Huawei Nova 4 and Galaxy A8s are both expected to bring us Infinity-O screens this December, recent reports said. (more...)
PS+ Free Games List for December 2018 Includes 'SOMA' and 'Onrush' PS+ Free Games List for December 2018 Includes 'SOMA' and 'Onrush'
- December 02, 2018

Well considering Sony is about to ditch giving away games for PS3 and PS Vita , you'd expect the closing month's games to be a bit more, iconic... Regardless, it's hard to say no to free games. PS Vita owners also get Lucas Pope's thought-provoking - and often panic inducing - tale of morality, empathy, and bureaucracy, Papers, Please . (more...)
Apple purges over 700 apps from the App Store in China Apple purges over 700 apps from the App Store in China
- December 02, 2018

The publisher of the TRAI DND app on App Store is listed as Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) approves the Do Not Disturb app in India to avoid an iPhone ban. To recollect, both Apple and Trai faced numerous struggles to come to a mutual agreement for the inclusion of the TRAI DND app in the App store. Apple doesn't allow third-party apps permission to read messages or call logs on its devices. (more...)
Nissan spruces up Murano for 2019 Nissan spruces up Murano for 2019
- December 02, 2018

The Safety Shield 360 Suite of driver assistance can be added, and comprises autonomous emergency braking, pedestrian detection, blind spot warning rear cross traffic alert, lane departure warning, high beam assist and rear automatic braking. (more...)
Bitcoin rallies as Amazon embraces blockchain Bitcoin rallies as Amazon embraces blockchain
- December 02, 2018

The company revealed at its re:Invent conference that it will launch 'Amazon Managed Blockchain , ' which it describes as "a fully managed service that makes it easy to create and manage scalable blockchain networks". It leverages the same software stack, control plane, API's, and managed service as VMware Cloud on AWS and will be sold, provisioned, operated, and supported by VMware or one of its partners. (more...)
DJI's smallest handheld gimbal, the Osmo Pocket is priced at $349 DJI's smallest handheld gimbal, the Osmo Pocket is priced at $349
- December 02, 2018

Osmo Pocket , DJI's smallest three-axis gimbal with a built-in camera capable of shooting 4K videos, is shown at its release in Beijing on Thursday. Many more accessories are in the pipeline including a waterproof case and an extension rod . One interesting thing about the Osmo Pocket is its universal port , which can be used to connect different accessories. (more...)
Hyundai unveils Palisade SUV, Soul boxcar at LA auto show Hyundai unveils Palisade SUV, Soul boxcar at LA auto show
- December 02, 2018

In the U.S., power will come from an Atkinson-cycle 3,8-litre V6 petrol engine, delivered to the wheels via an eight-speed automatic transmission (two-wheel- and four-wheel-drive configurations will be offered). In more expensive versions there is a virtual tidy and great to 10.9-inch touchscreen, there are projection display. During an early look at the 2020 Palisade I was impressed with the interior quality and the amount of space inside the cabin in all rows. (more...)
The 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Gets More Tailpipes, Improved Dynamics The 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Gets More Tailpipes, Improved Dynamics
- December 01, 2018

It's been four years since the low-slung, high-powered Mercedes-AMG GT made its debut. The media presentation also includes a special with a wealth of additional information and extensive photo and video material. The front axel gets an adjustable carbon fibre torsion bar, the rear steel unit is also adjustable. Evidence of the attention to detail applied to the Pro's chassis comes with the ditching of conventional bearings in the rear upper wishbones for Uniball spherical bearings, which ... (more...)
Microsoft Office suite gets updated icons with a modern design Microsoft Office suite gets updated icons with a modern design
- December 01, 2018

The new icons will join other redesigns that've recently come to Office . We also used gestalt principles to further emphasize key product changes. Traditionally, the letter occupied two-thirds of the icon, and the symbol took up one-third. Today, more than 1 billion people use the service, Microsoft said in a blog post, and the way people interact with it has changed dramatically since the last redesign. (more...)
New Wrangler-Based Pickup Gets a Name: Gladiator New Wrangler-Based Pickup Gets a Name: Gladiator
- December 01, 2018

After 26 years, the American SUV market has finally introduced the new pick-up truck - the Jeep Gladiator . After a almost 14-year tease of just-over-the-horizon promises and someday-soon product plans, Jeep showed the first production pickup to carry the brand's name in a generation: the 2020 Jeep Gladiator . (more...)
Instagram's latest feature lets you share your stories with a select few Instagram's latest feature lets you share your stories with a select few
- December 01, 2018

Buckle up kids. Instagram is about to get even more cliquey. From then on, you can choose to share any given Story only with those folks, potentially allowing you to be more open than you'd be if they were visible to the teeming masses. Instagram has launched a crackdown on fake accounts, introducing a new feature showing users information about who is really behind a username. As the platform becomes bigger, users may not feel comfortable sharing certain content with a wider audience. (more...)
Google Hangouts gets hung out to dry in 2020, report says Google Hangouts gets hung out to dry in 2020, report says
- December 01, 2018

Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet would still be a part of Google's G Suite. Whether or not that holds up remains to be seen, and Google isn't officially saying anything about the app's future, but the writing has been on the wall since. Google first announced back in 2016 that it was refocusing Hangouts for use in the enterprise space, and then in March 2017, two new services were announced in the form of Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet - a Slack competitor and video chat platform, ... (more...)
Missing Carolina Teen Found Safe in Checotah Missing Carolina Teen Found Safe in Checotah
- December 01, 2018

Jacob Gardea, 23, of New Mexico , was arrested and will face charges for abduction of a child in North Carolina. Authorities say a man is being held on charges after he was allegedly found with a missing 13-year-old child from North Carolina. (more...)
Google Assistant gets Pretty Please support and other holiday focused features Google Assistant gets Pretty Please support and other holiday focused features
- December 01, 2018

In all seriousness, various people and tech sites have raised legitimate questions about what our children are learning by the way gadgets increasingly encourage us to just bark a command and wait for it to be carried out. The Google Assistant is always learning new ways to help. The only downside is that it'll be harder to ignore them when someone knows you're home. Additionally, you can now create a gift list with Assistant. (more...)
EA Announces Closed Alpha For 'Anthem' EA Announces Closed Alpha For 'Anthem'
- December 01, 2018

You don't necessarily have to wait until next year to try out the new Destiny-esque action game from BioWare , Anthem . Will you be signing up for ANTHEM's closed alpha test? That's next weekend, in case you hadn't guessed by now, though EA stresses that not everyone who signs up for the playtest will be guaranteed entry into all (or indeed any) of the scheduled sessions. (more...)
Finding your favorite tunes just got easier in Android Auto Finding your favorite tunes just got easier in Android Auto
- December 01, 2018

Android Auto is getting new features, while Google partner Volvo unveils its new Android infotainment system. While it's not a ideal replica of your smartphone experience, new features for searching for music, books, podcasts and viewing messages are trying to make it less of a hassle to have to drive and be away from your phone. (more...)
Amazon reveals its own blockchain platform Amazon reveals its own blockchain platform
- November 30, 2018

They told us they want an extension of their AWS or VMware Cloud on AWS environment on-premises, using the same hardware we're using, the same interfaces, the same APIs, the same instant access to the latest AWS capabilities the minute they become available, and they don't want to manage hardware or software. (more...)
Amnesty International calls on Google to drop plans for China search app Amnesty International calls on Google to drop plans for China search app
- November 30, 2018

The staffers said they were concerned Project Dragonfly would provide the Chinese government with ready access to user data, making Google "complicit in oppression and human rights abuses", and would also "enable censorship and government-directed disinformation". (more...)
GCSB blocks Spark's plans to use Huawei 5G equipment GCSB blocks Spark's plans to use Huawei 5G equipment
- November 30, 2018

The decision comes as Western nations become increasingly wary of what they say is possible involvement by the Chinese regime in fifth-generation (5G) mobile and other communications networks. Huawei is one of the world's biggest manufacturers of telecom equipment, including the network kit required for 5G mobile networks, which promise faster download speeds and better connections. (more...)
Amazon (AMZN) launches cloud service to capture data from satellites Amazon (AMZN) launches cloud service to capture data from satellites
- November 30, 2018

The company, founded a decade ago, first announced an Arm-based server chip in 2010. This will be a game changer in IAAS industry. The antennas will let users download satellite data to a ground station and then process it at an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) centre. (more...)