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Google Maps AR navigation feature now available for some users Google Maps AR navigation feature now available for some users
- February 11, 2019

Integrating this with Google Maps allow for augmented reality (AR) additions like floating arrows pointing you to the direction you need to head to. Pierce notes that the interface he previewed could change, and that Google isn't saying when the feature will roll out to users, just that it'll be available to "a few Local Guides" soon, and "will come to everyone only when the company is satisfied that it's ready". (more...)
Subaru Legacy Looks Predictable, Features Lots More Technology Subaru Legacy Looks Predictable, Features Lots More Technology
- February 11, 2019

It's paired to a Lineartronic CVT transmission and can take you from zero to 60 miles per hour (96 km/h) in an estimated 6.1 seconds. Subaru says the 2.4-liter Boxer launches the Legacy XT from 0-60 miles per hour in an estimated 6.1 seconds. (more...)
New leak shows the final screen design of Galaxy S10 New leak shows the final screen design of Galaxy S10
- February 11, 2019

The U.S.is only slightly behind South Korea in enabling 5G for consumers, as TechRadar reports that three South Korean operators launched their 5G networks for enterprise consumers in parts of major cities. Samsung, meanwhile, figures to play a critical role in 5G, both with smartphones and with networking equipment. However, 5G won't burst onto the smartphone scene. (more...)
#CAS19: Toyota Goes Hard Core With Fifth-Generation RAV4 TRD Off-Road #CAS19: Toyota Goes Hard Core With Fifth-Generation RAV4 TRD Off-Road
- February 11, 2019

The Tacoma has been America's best-selling midsize pickup for 14 years running, and the 2020 models introduced at the Chicago Auto Show are the best-equipped ever. The Sequoia TRD Pro will go on sale later this year, and its price should come in somewhere around the mid-$60,000 range, sitting close to the top of the lineup, which is now represented by the $68,930 Sequoia Platinum. (more...)
Netflix Brings Smart Download Feature to iPhone and iPad Netflix Brings Smart Download Feature to iPhone and iPad
- February 10, 2019

The Smart Downloads feature was first introduced in the Netflix app for Android in July 2018. With Smart Downloads , watching a TV episode offline results in the next episode automatically being transferred as soon as a Wi-Fi connection is available. (more...)
Hunt for Leshens as Geralt of Rivia in Monster Hunter Hunt for Leshens as Geralt of Rivia in Monster Hunter
- February 10, 2019

Game publisher CAPCOM recently announced that the latest update of popular video game Monster Hunter: World will finally release the Witcher 3 collaboration content. Will you be jumping into the new content? With flexible online multiplayer options and an accessible quest structure, players can tackle challenges alone or join up to three other hunters online for cooperative play. (more...)
Baldur's Gate and other classic RPGs are heading to consoles Baldur's Gate and other classic RPGs are heading to consoles
- February 10, 2019

Six of Beamdog's fan-favorite games will be released on console platforms for the first time ever via Skybound all as Enhanced Editions sold at retail stores and online ( www.Skybound.com ). Today, Baldur's Gate is a series of role-playing games set in the Dungeons & Dragons universe. More details will be revealed in the coming months, including more information about the physical release. (more...)
Ranked Play finally coming to Fortnite in new 'Share the Love' event Ranked Play finally coming to Fortnite in new 'Share the Love' event
- February 10, 2019

The Valentine's Day celebration will run from February 8 until February 27 and brings with it some new rewards and challenges. In the blog announcing the new Share the Love event , Epic Games confirmed that Season 8 will start right when the event ends on February 27. (more...)
Vivo V15 Pro confirmed to feature 48 MP rear camera Vivo V15 Pro confirmed to feature 48 MP rear camera
- February 10, 2019

However, the leaked specifications sheet shows that the triple rear camera setup of the Vivo V15 Pro will also include an 8-megapixel secondary sensor and a 5-megapixel tertiary sensor. Since the X21, Vivo has released many phones with the same feature. The pop-up front camera can be seen as well which is placed in alignment with the rear cameras . (more...)
Microsoft cyber security chief tells users to stop using Internet Explorer Microsoft cyber security chief tells users to stop using Internet Explorer
- February 10, 2019

Whilst acknowledging that pre-Nadella Microsoft didn't exactly help matters with its conduct, which led in part to the so-called "Browser Ballot" in the European Union, things have changed and it really is time to start thinking about browsers in a more constructive way. (more...)
Fortnite players can finally merge accounts, but it's complicated Fortnite players can finally merge accounts, but it's complicated
- February 10, 2019

To be eligible, one account must have played on Xbox One or Switch and the other on PS4 to be eligible for merge. Now, Fortnite's publisher Epic Games has introduced an account merge tool that unifies all of your game progress across all platforms - giving you a single login for every version of Fortnite across PC, PS4, Xbox Live, Nintendo Switch and mobile. (more...)
New official Anthem gameplay trailer showcases Javelin Personalization and End Game content New official Anthem gameplay trailer showcases Javelin Personalization and End Game content
- February 10, 2019

The Echoes of Reality update will include several key features, including a new Cataclysm event, a new Stronghold for players to conquer, and some quality of life improvements. At this point, players will be able to take part in daily, weekly, and monthly challenges , and unlock " Anthem's " Grand master, Grand Master 2, and Grand Master 3 difficulty tiers. (more...)
Sprint Just Sued AT&T Over ‘Deceptive’ 5GE Sprint Just Sued AT&T Over ‘Deceptive’ 5GE
- February 09, 2019

Sprint is requesting that the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY block AT&T from continuing to use the label "5G E" or any related variant of the label. T-Mobile also hit out at the firm, accusing it of "duping customers" with the move. AT&T offers standards-based 5G in parts of 12 cities, but its first 5G device for sale is a mobile hotspot rather than a phone. (more...)
How To Fix Apex Legends Cloud Syncing Error on PC How To Fix Apex Legends Cloud Syncing Error on PC
- February 09, 2019

It is possible to "fix" the Party Not Ready error in Apex Legends . In regards to the game's success, it's a bit unusual since the battle royale scene has been seemingly over-saturated and dominated by games like Fortnite and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's Blackout. (more...)
How To Invite Friends For The Division 2 Private Beta? How To Invite Friends For The Division 2 Private Beta?
- February 09, 2019

The studio then went on to talk about a second point on interest, saying "Secondly, on all platforms, if you are outside the game and receive a game invite from a friend within the game, your client will crash at launch". And again, Ubisoft says these and other issues will be fixed ahead of The Division 2's release on March 15. There will be two main dates and times to be aware of: when the beta first goes live, and when Ubisoft will roll out the tease for the end-game, level 30 content. (more...)
Bugatti’s 110th Anniversary Chiron Sport Is a Tribute to France Bugatti’s 110th Anniversary Chiron Sport Is a Tribute to France
- February 09, 2019

The most obvious changes involve splashing the French tricolour flag on the mirror caps, the fuel filler cap and on the underside of the vast rear wing. Power (and that's a true understatement here) is as per the regular Chiron Sport, with an 8-litre, 16-cylinder, quad-turbo petrol engine pushing 1103kW and 1600Nm. (more...)
Samsung patent reveals camera-wielding S-Pen fit for James Bond Samsung patent reveals camera-wielding S-Pen fit for James Bond
- February 09, 2019

This would be the smartphone here and the S Pen would confirm that the image or picture has been taken by the camera. It's unclear how this S-Pen camera would be used, but one possibility is that Samsung could ditch the selfie camera on smartphones . (more...)
Some popular iOS apps recorded users’ screens for analytics Some popular iOS apps recorded users’ screens for analytics
- February 09, 2019

A Glassbox spokesperson pointed out to TechCrunch that it "cannot break the boundary of the app", but it did say it has a "unique capability to reconstruct the mobile application view in a visual format", which it calls "another view of analytics". (more...)
Galaxy S10 preorders might include free Galaxy Buds wireless earphones Galaxy S10 preorders might include free Galaxy Buds wireless earphones
- February 09, 2019

Each year when a Galaxy S smartphone (or for that matter any premium smartphone) makes its entry, there are some USPs which make it distinct from others in the market. Some of the regular provisions like the Speaker, Microphone and LTE modem to communicate independent of the parent device etc. can all be expected to be available on the device. (more...)
Mazda drops the top on MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary Edition Mazda drops the top on MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary Edition
- February 09, 2019

The vitamin C theme extends inside with orange trim gracing the seats, door cards, dash, and shift knob. This year, the beloved Mazda MX-5 Miata turns 30, and to mark the Japanese roadster's birthday Mazda has introduced the 2019 MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary Edition . (more...)