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China reciprocates New Zealand's suspension of extradition agreement with Hong Kong China reciprocates New Zealand's suspension of extradition agreement with Hong Kong
- August 04, 2020

She said the government was studying whether everyone in Hong Kong could be tested, local broadcaster RTHK reported. One of the activists, American national Samuel Chu, announced "he woke up to reports he was a wanted fugitive" on Friday. (more...)
India imposes curfew in Kashmir ahead of clampdown anniversary India imposes curfew in Kashmir ahead of clampdown anniversary
- August 04, 2020

Srinagar District Magistrate Shahid Iqbal Choudhary said in an order that the curfew will come into force with immediate effect and shall remain in effect on August 4 and August 5. After the August 5 decision, Indian authorities enforced an information blackout and a harsh security clampdown in Kashmir for months. Thousands of Kashmiri youth, pro-freedom leaders and politicians who have traditionally supported Indian rule were arrested. (more...)
Google to invest $450M in smart home security solutions provider ADT Google to invest $450M in smart home security solutions provider ADT
- August 04, 2020

ADT focuses on home security products such as electronic security, fire protection, and alarm monitoring services. Google shares were little changed. "Our entire leadership team is looking forward to continuing our work with Google as we define the future of helpful home security and build a productive long-term partnership", said Jim DeVries, President and CEO of ADT. (more...)
Trump says Treasury deserves 'large percentage' of possible TikTok sale to Microsoft Trump says Treasury deserves 'large percentage' of possible TikTok sale to Microsoft
- August 04, 2020

Treasury. White House advisor Peter Navarro on Monday said in a pair of interviews with CNN and Fox News that he wasn't sure Microsoft was the right company to buy TikTok's USA operations, saying it had helped China construct its internet firewall. (more...)
Tropical Storm Isaias could hit the Carolinas at near-hurricane strength Tropical Storm Isaias could hit the Carolinas at near-hurricane strength
- August 04, 2020

East Coast, threatening a deadly storm surge before making landfall in North Carolina or SC by Monday night. A storm surge warning has also been issued along the coastline there. Lucie counties. "We were expecting a hurricane to develop and it didn't", Stewart said on Sunday. Tropical storm conditions are forecasted to spread throughout the rest of the east coast on Tuesday and early Wednesday. (more...)
Everything You Need to Know About the Pixel 4a Everything You Need to Know About the Pixel 4a
- August 04, 2020

Unfortunately, there is still no exact information on the specs of the Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 at this time. The Pixel 4a is now launched and at AU$599 it's a compelling device, hot on it's heels Google has confirmed that there will be a 5G variant of the Pixel 4a. (more...)
Netflix Android app to get playback speed controls tomorrow Netflix Android app to get playback speed controls tomorrow
- August 04, 2020

Netflix has provided the option to shift watch videos at 0.5x, 0.75x, 1.25x, 1.5x speeds on Android devices. Netflix will now let all users of its Android app play back video at different rates - ranging from half-speed to 1.5 times faster - a feature that elicited a strongly negative response from some Hollywood creators when the streamer began testing it out last fall . (more...)
Modern Warfare and Warzone Season 5 Details Modern Warfare and Warzone Season 5 Details
- August 03, 2020

We haven't really received any significant map changes for Warzone (especially when compared to other games such as Fortnite ), but there could be some significant alterations with Season 5 such as the stadium and how it appears set to open. (more...)
Sony’s State of Play Returns This Week Focused on PS4 & PlayStation VR Sony’s State of Play Returns This Week Focused on PS4 & PlayStation VR
- August 03, 2020

The blog post explains that Sony believes PS5 games "should take full advantage" of all of the new console's advanced technology, including the DualSense 5. The VR controllers will all work with PS5. On top of that, the lack of any PS5 price, release date, or pre-order announcement will likely mean that we will have to wait even longer to find out when we can get our hands on the console and how much it will cost. (more...)
Google Pixel 4a 360-Degree Video Leaves Very Little To The Imagination Google Pixel 4a 360-Degree Video Leaves Very Little To The Imagination
- August 03, 2020

This may bring a good bump in the performance area from last year's Snapdragon 670 SoC. 6GB RAM and 128GB inbuilt storage is also expected. The smartphone should run on Android 10, and pack a 3,140mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support. (more...)
Apple's latest acquisition could turn iPhones into payment terminals Apple's latest acquisition could turn iPhones into payment terminals
- August 03, 2020

Besides the app, Mobeewave's solution relies on a Near Field Communication chip to process transactions. Apple launched its Apple Pay mobile wallet in 2014 and debuted a credit card past year. Is Apple preparing to take on the mobile payment company, Square, Inc .? The CEO also mentioned that he did not receive any questions on acquisition in the recent congress hearing. (more...)
OnePlus 8 Pro destroys the OnePlus Nord in camera comparison OnePlus 8 Pro destroys the OnePlus Nord in camera comparison
- August 03, 2020

If you haven't watched it already, you should definitely watch our OnePlus Nord review and OnePlus Nord vs Realme X3 SuperZoom comparison to find out everything you need to know before buying the Nord. It is a good device it seems because it's features are pretty good. Another important point is that some of these problems were not seen in the OnePlus 8, since the Nord does not have 120Hz, but 90Hz and some of these problems appeared when the high rate was on. (more...)
Battletoads 2020 is coming to Xbox Game Pass on August 20 Battletoads 2020 is coming to Xbox Game Pass on August 20
- August 03, 2020

A new game in the series that originally began on NES, Battletoads is an animated beat 'em up that's doing everything it can to channel the love and nostalgia around the 1991 release. If it's any like the original, you'll be tearing your hair out like it's 1994 all over again. The Battletoads' classic humor will be on hand to bring a smile to your face whatever hard you play on, judging by the above trailer, so we won't judge you for playing on easy. (more...)
Apple removes thousands of game apps from China store: research firm Apple removes thousands of game apps from China store: research firm
- August 03, 2020

Apple reportedly removed 29,800 apps from its China App Store over the weekend. The bulk of the removals were done between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m., it added. "Before the takedown, it was thought the China App Store had around 60,000 games that required either an upfront payment or an optional in-app purchase, factors which would require the acquisition of a license". (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 cases appeared Samsung Galaxy Note 20 cases appeared
- August 03, 2020

Samsung is a brand that makes the best displays and the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 20 will get a 120Hz refresh rate, as per the rumours. There was another Geekbench test that showcased a Note 20 Ultra with an Exynos 990 processor, but this smartphone isn't coming to Canada, so we won't dive too deep into it. (more...)
Halo Infinite to Come With Free to Play Multiplayer Running at 120FPS Halo Infinite to Come With Free to Play Multiplayer Running at 120FPS
- August 03, 2020

As reported by The Verge , Irish retailer Smyths Toys Superstores updated its Halo Infinite product page with a description that included the phrase "groundbreaking free-to-play multiplayer experience". While 343 Industries has yet to show off any of Halo Infinite's multiplayer or confirm much of how it will work, making it free-to-play would keep it in line with many other competitors like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's battle royal mode, Warzone , and Destiny 2's multiplayer, ... (more...)
Amazon releases CodeGuru, which uses machine learning to optimize code Amazon releases CodeGuru, which uses machine learning to optimize code
- August 03, 2020

Gen. Clint Crosier, the former director of the U.S. Department of Defense's planning for the U.S. Space Force - the new branch of the military created under President Donald Trump - will lead the new business segment. Since most traditional satellites are launched into specific orbits, they are restricted to observing the Earth for only a few hours a day, so they can't accurately observe changes in conditions that require continual monitoring, such as crop health and weather forecasting. (more...)
The pandemic has been very good business for Apple The pandemic has been very good business for Apple
- August 03, 2020

Earlier today on a conference call, Apple CFO Luca Maestri confirmed these reports, saying "As you know, past year we started selling new iPhones in late September". The Cupertino-based company has also approved a four-for-one stock split to make the stock more accessible to a broader base of investors. Faisal Kawoosa, founder and chief analyst at techARC is in agreement that release in India will be delayed too, but October is the period which matters and if they can release it in ... (more...)
South Africa: Cases of COVID-19 top 500,000 South Africa: Cases of COVID-19 top 500,000
- August 03, 2020

Researchers have said the true number of deaths in the country may be far higher . The Gauteng province, home to the capital city of Johannesburg , has reported 35 percent of the country's cases, making it the epicenter of the virus in South Africa. (more...)
SpaceX guiding NASA astronauts to 1st splashdown in 45 years SpaceX guiding NASA astronauts to 1st splashdown in 45 years
- August 03, 2020

To prepare for the landing, NASA selected seven potential landing sites around the Florida peninsula, with the preferred site being Cape Canaveral. Another aerospace company Boeing is also developing spacecraft to ferry astronauts to the space station, as part of Nasa's Commercial Crew Program. (more...)

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