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Author: 0 Fb’s newest mishap entails weird messages printed on Oculus controllers

Oculus also recently announced its next-gen VR headset called the Oculus Rift S. The easter eggs were supposedly meant to be on just the prototype controllers, but ended up making it onto 'tens of thousands of Touch controllers'. 'To be clear, no devices have been sold with these messages yet, since Quest and Rift S have not yet shipped, ' Johanna Peace, an Oculus representative, told Business Insider .

Tech The mid-engine 2020 Chevy Corvette will debut on July 18
Author: 0 The mid-engine 2020 Chevy Corvette will debut on July 18

GM did not reveal the location or the reason for the July 18 removal of the C8 camouflage. Chevrolet has ended months (years, actually) of intense speculation and spy shots by announcing that its highly anticipated, eighth-generation (C8) 2020 Chevrolet Corvette with a mid-engine layout will be revealed this summer.

Tech Google, Huawei to Pay $10 Million Over Faulty Nexus 6P Phones
Author: 0 Google, Huawei to Pay $10 Million Over Faulty Nexus 6P Phones

Owners of the Android 6.0 Marshmallow flagship also kicked off about an issue relating to battery drain, complaining that the 6P often overheated, causing the battery to plummet and the device to unexpectedly switch off. As you would expect, Huawei and Google are asking that all affected Nexus 6P users to present a detailed documentation of the issues. So, if you did own a faulty Nexus 6P and maybe still have all the necessary documentation to prove it was buggy, keep your eyes on the ...

Tech Horizon Zero Dawn 2 Referenced by Voice Actor
Author: 0 Horizon Zero Dawn 2 Referenced by Voice Actor

Janina Gavankar , who was a part of The Frozen Wilds DLC in Horizon Zero Dawn , could have possibly shared the first piece of information regarding a sequel to the game. IGN reached out to PlayStation for a comment but has yet to hear anything back. In the last hour potential anticipation has arrived, which seems to have revealed the existence of Horizon Zero Dawn 2 .

Tech More details of the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL surface
Author: 0 More details of the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL surface

Here's an interesting stat - among Google Pixel 3 and OnePlus 6T buyers in Q4 of 2018 in the United States, the most were former Samsung owners. The leaked cases gives an idea about the design of both the smartphones. Moreover, the alleged renders show bottom-firing speakers on the Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL, while the Pixel 3 duo had dual front-firing speakers.

Tech Watch the Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order reveal stream here
Author: 0 Watch the Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order reveal stream here

Respawn have taken to the stage at the Star Wars Celebration to reveal their new game, a triple AAA story game with no multiplayer, microtransactions, or loot boxes. It left behind several big questions that demand answers, and though we have eight long months to wait before we officially learn the truth, there's enough here to speculate on in the meantime - and who knows, maybe some of our answers to these questions will turn out to be accurate.

Tech Facebook might fold Messenger back into its main app
Author: 0 Facebook might fold Messenger back into its main app

Of course, this doesn't necessarily mean a public comeback of the app's "Chats" section is right around the corner. You may remember that Facebook spurned off Messenger way back in 2011 where it was originally called Facebook Chat .

Tech Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp down, users around the world complain on twitter
Author: 0 Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp down, users around the world complain on twitter

The site's outage map shows several parts of Europe, South-east Asia and North America are affected. Social media fans have also noticed problems with Instagram and have taken to Twitter to complain. Facebook and its allied services WhatsApp and Instagram were down for users around the world on Sunday. One Twitter user joked that it was time to relax now that the social media sites are down: "Seems like all socials owned by Zuckie are down".

Tech Skype beta adds screen sharing feature
Author: 0 Skype beta adds screen sharing feature

But a member of the Skype team has told us it should be rolled out in the official version of the app sometime this month if you can wait just a few more weeks. This feature will be helpful for sharing PowerPoint presentations, showing any other kind of document without actually sharing or do some online shopping.

Tech Apple Reportedly Bringing Apple Music, Apple TV Apps to the Mac
Author: 0 Apple Reportedly Bringing Apple Music, Apple TV Apps to the Mac

The Music app will undoubtedly be the new hub for the Apple Music service. The Cupertino tech giant came up with a new update of its conventional web interface for the Podcasts . It would make a lot of sense to split it up, given that iTunes has become increasingly bloated since it launched in 2001. The program has been criticized for being sluggish , unnecessary, and acting as a gatekeeper of Apple's other services.

Tech Facebook might reintegrate Messenger back into its main app
Author: 0 Facebook might reintegrate Messenger back into its main app

The article reported that users will still see the Messenger app icon, but it would open Facebook and take them to a tab called "Chats" instead of opening it as a standalone app. According to the Verge , the move back is now being tested. Fast forwarding four years, Facebook has finally chose to reconsider its decision on moving Chats away from the Facebook app.

Tech HUAWEI P30 Series Breaks All Flagship Pre-order Records; Goes on Sale
Author: 0 HUAWEI P30 Series Breaks All Flagship Pre-order Records; Goes on Sale

The P30 Pro is dubbed a "quad camera" with numerous imaging options. HUAWEI P30 Pro carries a new Leica Quad Camera on the back of the device, including a massive 40MP main camera with a revolutionary 1/1.7-inch SuperSpectrum sensor, a 20MP ultra-wide angle lens, 8MP telephoto camera and HUAWEI Time of Flight (ToF) Camera to unleash the imagination.

Tech Samsung unveils Galaxy A80 with rotating camera
Author: 0 Samsung unveils Galaxy A80 with rotating camera

When you slide up, the camera gets on to the front side, and when its slide down, it rotates to the rear side. Samsung has made a decision to meet the requests of users and so brings the new Galaxy A80 with a sliding mechanism and rotating camera .

Tech You can now edit Microsoft Office files in Google Docs
Author: 0 You can now edit Microsoft Office files in Google Docs

This feature will begin rolling out to a limited number of Google Docs users this month, and this rollout will be extended to more users from May 2019. Looking further afield, the search giant has continued to collaborate with partners to make G Suite more individually useful as well. Now, if a client sends over a.docx file and you share it with the team, all the same real-time collaboration and editing goodness you get with a Google Doc will be at your fingertips without the need to convert ...

Tech Alleged Redmi flagship video leak shows punch hole display
Author: 0 Alleged Redmi flagship video leak shows punch hole display

In the teaser you can see Xiaomi India managing director Manu Kumar Jain taking 32 selfies because the smartphone will sport a 32MP selfie camera. Even as the company has been teasing information about its upcoming device, a new video leak claiming to be of the Redmi flagship has surfaced.

Tech Xbox Game Pass Getting 6 New Games this Month, Includes Monster Hunter
Author: 0 Xbox Game Pass Getting 6 New Games this Month, Includes Monster Hunter

Included among the games added to Xbox Game Pass in April are titles like Monster Hunter World and Prey . Currently, it gives you access to some 224 titles to choose from. Life is unusual 2: Episode 2 will also join the first in the series on April 24th. In our review of Monster Hunter: World , we said, "bold and newly lovely, Monster Hunter: World demands to be played on its own terms and rewards you with an unbelievable RPG".

Tech United Kingdom deal: Nintendo Labo VR Kit is available for under £60
Author: 0 United Kingdom deal: Nintendo Labo VR Kit is available for under £60

Nintendo Labo: VR Kit - Expansion Set 1**: Expansion Set 1 includes the components needed to build the Toy-Con Elephant and Toy-Con Camera. Gamers can avail this golden opportunity getting nearly 60 percent discount on many Nintendo Switch Games such as The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey , which will be available in 30% and 33% discount price respectively.

Tech TVision Home is T-Mobile’s new TV service, launching April 14th
Author: 0 TVision Home is T-Mobile’s new TV service, launching April 14th

The Un-carrier has already changed wireless for good... and today's news brings us one step closer to taking on Big Cable. TVision Home builds on the foundation of Layer3 TV and adds some of T-Mobile's own touches, like no hidden fees , no annual service contracts, and more.

Tech Google Currents unveiled as a replacement to Google+
Author: 0 Google Currents unveiled as a replacement to Google+

A woman using an Macbook Pro as she uses Google G Suite on November 27, 2017 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. New add-ons from companies like Box and Workfront that let G Suite users toggle between those third-party business apps from within G Suite, another example of why integration is so important to modern business software.

Tech Exodus Android spyware discovered in Apple’s iOS platform
Author: 0 Exodus Android spyware discovered in Apple’s iOS platform

In the biggest market for Android , India, PHA installation declined 35% as.65% of all Android devices in the country had a PHA installed. The main objective of downloading this application on your smartphone is to download the third party applications which are paid, for free .

Author: 0 Facebook Launches New Tools For Profiles of Deceased Users

Unless someone explicitly informs Facebook that a family member has died, Facebook has been known to remind friends to send birthday greetings, or invite a deceased loved one to an event. Facebook has begun rolling out the new Tributes section in some regions, though it hasn't yet arrived to all users. This section will not replace the account's Timeline; Instead, a second, separate tab will be introduced.

Tech Samsung Galaxy A20e & the Galaxy A40 with New Infinity Displays Go Official
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy A20e & the Galaxy A40 with New Infinity Displays Go Official

Among other features, the Samsung Galaxy A70 comes with a 4,500mAh battery that should easily last more than day for most users, though we look forward to testing it during our review process. In our brief usage, we did find the phone to be quite snappy and responsive. For selfies, there is again a 32-megapixel front-facing camera onboard with f/2.0 aperture.

Tech U.S. Senate Republican leader calls net neutrality bill 'dead on arrival'
Author: 0 U.S. Senate Republican leader calls net neutrality bill 'dead on arrival'

So far the bill has 197 co-sponsors in the House, but needs at least 218 to pass, Common Dreams reported. No Democrats voted against the measure. The Trump administration also opposes the bill. Rep. Frank Pallone, D-N.J., who chairs the House Energy and Commerce Committee, argued the Democratic-backed bill could lead to a bipartisan dialogue.

Author: 0 AT&T announces more 5G markets, still won't sell you a 5G device

According to the official press release, there are now no less than 19 cities across the U.S. where AT&T is the only carrier that provides mobile 5G service to both businesses and consumers. AT&T is yet to launch 5G on a smartphone to its customers. "Last December we officially introduced the nation's first commercial mobile 5G service", said Andre Fuetsch, AT&T Labs president and CTO.

Tech You Can Now Use Your Android Phone As a Security Key
Author: 0 You Can Now Use Your Android Phone As a Security Key

And to be honest, this implementation is more secure and hassle-free. Turning your personal phone into a security key seems like the next best option that should be safer than say SMS-based two-factor authentication, which can be intercepted, while also providing high convenience.

Tech Purported OnePlus 7 Pro leaks showing the design and key specifications
Author: 0 Purported OnePlus 7 Pro leaks showing the design and key specifications

Tipster Ishan Agarwal hints that there might be three variants of the OnePlus 7 this time - OnePlus 7 vanilla variant, OnePlus 7 Pro , and the OnePlus 7 Pro 5G. It also indicates the model number as "GM1915" which is basically the same model number that we have seen with the Bluetooth certification of a new device from OnePlus.

Tech Year Old Locks Dad's iPad for 48 years
Author: 0 Year Old Locks Dad's iPad for 48 years

About four hours later, Osnos let his followers know that he was able to get the iPad into an update mode, allowing the tablet to restore. As the tradition goes, Osnos' problem attracted some witty responses.

Tech Oppo's Reno phone series includes 5G, 10x zoom and jaunty pop-up camera
Author: 0 Oppo's Reno phone series includes 5G, 10x zoom and jaunty pop-up camera

It is joined by a 48MP f/1.7 primary camera and an 8MP wide-angle lens, with the rear camera configuration going up against the Huawei P30 Pro . As reported by The Verge , the standard edition model with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage is priced at RMB 2,999 (approximately Rs 30,900), the 6GB RAM with 256GB storage will be priced at RMB 3,299 (approximately Rs 34,000), whereas the 8GB RAM with 256GB storage will set you back by RMB 3,599 (approximately Rs 37,100).

Tech Rejoice, PlayStation Nation! You Can Finally Change Your PSN ID
Author: 0 Rejoice, PlayStation Nation! You Can Finally Change Your PSN ID

The post said: "We're excited to announce that the online ID change feature on PSN is officially launching to all PlayStation 4 owners from tomorrow". Also, Child accounts can't change their PSN names. Here's a list of things you'll probably need or want to know. Sony recommends not changing your PSN ID, if you would like to continue playing those 10 games.

Tech Apple Rumors: New iPhone Releases Will Include Two OLED Models
Author: 0 Apple Rumors: New iPhone Releases Will Include Two OLED Models

In terms of size, the 6.1-inch iPhone would sit right in between the 5.8-inch iPhone XS and the 6.1-inch iPhone XR , which has an LCD screen and thus slightly bigger bezels. These two new triple camera iPhones are said to come with a 6.1 inch display and a 6.5 inch display, both displays will be OLED. Macotakara claims the 6.1-inch model will be 0.15mm thicker than the iPhone XS , but the camera bump will reduce by 0.5mm.

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Author: 0 Huawei Is "Open" To Selling 5G Modems Exclusively To Apple

So says Engadget , which has heard from a "source with knowledge of the situation" that Huawei is "open" to selling its 5G-capable Balong 5000 modem exclusively to Apple. As explained by the company earlier, the Balong chipset , which is now for Huawei's internal use only, is mainly meant to support Huawei's smart products, such as Internet of Things (IoT) products and phones including Huawei's " Mate 20X " and foldable " Mate X " smartphones.