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Tech Nubia reveals new gaming smartphone
Author: 0 Nubia reveals new gaming smartphone

However, you can switch over a few other handsets which equally look promising in terms of gaming. Prior to the Red Magic device, Nubia unveiled the Red Magic Mars gaming phone . The phone sports a 6.65-inch Full HD AMOLED display that supports HDR and features a refresh rate of 90 Hz, which is a must for any screen mainly used for gaming because it keeps lags and visual hiccups at bay.

Tech Samsung posts worst profits in two years as chip market tumbles
Author: 0 Samsung posts worst profits in two years as chip market tumbles

Credit: ShutterstockAfter multiple warnings , even from Samsung itself , we now have the official numbers for Samsung's financial performance in Q1 2019, and it's every bit as bad as expected. An easing in China-U.S. trade tensions could also unlock some demand for consumer electronics and encourage Chinese cloud service providers, which had stockpiled chips in anticipation of a prolonged trade war, to lower their inventories to more normal levels, analysts said.

Tech Minecraft creator not invited to 10 year anniversary bash
Author: 0 Minecraft creator not invited to 10 year anniversary bash

Persson founded video game company Mojang and is the creator behind the game Minecraft , which remains massively popular a decade after its launch. The game allows players to create their own ideal home or structure in-game using blocks they mine from the environment, and it is often praised for its ability to allow people to hone their creativity and make something extraordinary.

Tech Apple Poached Lead Intel 5G Modem Engineer in February
Author: 0 Apple Poached Lead Intel 5G Modem Engineer in February

But given his experience in the realm of 5G and Apple's increasing desire to design its own hardware in-house, we can infer that Thyagarajan is now working on 5G mobile chips for Apple. According to media reports, Apple's 5G department is in a flux, following the Apple and Qualcomm deal. According to a separate report at the Wall Street Journal , Apple was also previously in talks to buy Intel's 5G division for "several billion dollars for its 5G division", but talks reportedly fell apart ...

Author: 0 Google parent company Alphabet misses first quarter revenue estimate

Excluding the EC fine, Alphabet said earnings were $11.90 per share. Revenue from Google advertising rose 15 percent, the slowest pace since 2015. Ad revenue growth was solid on mobile, but barely present on desktop and tablets, according to data gathered by digital marketing agency Merkle.

Tech Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 preview offers notification from your Android phone
Author: 0 Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 preview offers notification from your Android phone

We tried setting it up on our Galaxy A70 , which isn't on the list, and it worked just fine. Microsoft has released a new cumulative update for Windows insiders running builds as part of the Fast ring. You are in control and manage which apps you want to receive notifications from. According to Microsoft's support page for the Your Phone app , to use the app Windows Insiders should be running build 1803 (RS4) or above, their smartphone should at least have 1GB of RAM and run Android ...

Tech Amazon to launch hi-def Tidal music streaming rival
Author: 0 Amazon to launch hi-def Tidal music streaming rival

But Amazon is still in the middle of figuring out how much music content it'll get and offer. According to Music Business Worldwide , Amazon are now in discussion with large music rights-holders to discuss launching a high-fidelity music streaming platform.

Tech Motorola RAZR foldable phone images leaked on Weibo
Author: 0 Motorola RAZR foldable phone images leaked on Weibo

As such, Slashleaks , a notable website when it comes to gadget leaks, got a hold of them and posted them up on its website. There is the "razr" name beside a phone with what appears to be the familiar Razr design from the past. Someone from the company, particularly its vice president of Global Product Dan Dery, has already confirmed it has "started to work on foldables a long time ago".

Tech Apple reveals why App Store parental control app crackdown took place
Author: 0 Apple reveals why App Store parental control app crackdown took place

With the launch of iOS 12 in September previous year, the company implemented its own built-in screen time tracking tools and controls. "Over the past year, Apple has removed or restricted at least 11 of the 17 most downloaded screen-time and parental-control apps", the report reads.

Tech PS4 Shipments Reach 96.8 Million Units, PlayStation Plus Subscribers 36.4 Mllion
Author: 0 PS4 Shipments Reach 96.8 Million Units, PlayStation Plus Subscribers 36.4 Mllion

According to a report, Sony has revealed that we won't be seeing the launch of the PS5 before April 2020. There are 36.4 million PlayStation Plus subscribers around the world, an increase of 2.2 million on last time. has reportedly won permission to distribute Nintendo Co.'s Switch console in China, a move that could see the Japanese maker gain ground in the world's second-largest economy.

Tech OnePlus 7 Pro camera has a 3x zoom and subtler AI
Author: 0 OnePlus 7 Pro camera has a 3x zoom and subtler AI

Now the alleged device has allegedly made an appearance in a new music video by Indian singer Neha Bhasin on YouTube. So far, OnePlus has revealed that the OnePlus 7 Pro will feature a 90Hz refresh rate display, a pop-up selfie camera, and a triple-camera setup.

Tech Nintendo profit jumps 39% on Switch software sales
Author: 0 Nintendo profit jumps 39% on Switch software sales

This fiscal year has just begun, but Nintendo seems to still be on a roll. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has sold over 12 million copies on the Switch alone. Nintendo has stated that it expects to sell 18M Switches in FY 2020 (CY 2019), which would put it above Nintendo's classic 16-bit platform. "As a general rule, we're always working on new hardware, and we will announce it when we are able to sell it", President Shuntaro Furukawa told reporters in Osaka, according to Bloomberg .

Tech Oppo F11 Pro Avengers Limited Edition launched at Rs 27,990
Author: 0 Oppo F11 Pro Avengers Limited Edition launched at Rs 27,990

The Oppo F11 Pro Marvel Avengers Limited Editon comes on the same day of the official release of Avengers Endgame movie. The OPPO F11 Pro Avengers Limited Edition comes in Space Blue color and is priced at Rs 27,990. A 4,000mAh battery with 20W VOOC Flash Charge 3.0 keeps the fuel running through the device. The "Rising" front camera a 16-megapixel unit nestled within a rising mechanism, and is also capable of unlocking the phone through face detection.

Tech A New Realme Phone Certified in TENAA
Author: 0 A New Realme Phone Certified in TENAA

It comes in Carbon Grey, Nitro Blue, and Lightning Purple color options. The listing mentioned the device to come with a 6.5-inch bezel-less display and might offer Full HD+ resolution. 1,000 discount on payment via HDFC Bank credit cards, debit cards, and EMI transactions. The higher 6GB RAM/128GB internal storage configuration retails at Rs 16,999.

Tech The Windows 10 May 2019 Update has a weird USB problem
Author: 0 The Windows 10 May 2019 Update has a weird USB problem

But given the fact that the May update is not officially accessible yet, the list could be updated later, as we get closer to the release date. Microsoft says that this error message can pop up on any Windows 10 PC which has an external USB device or SD memory card is attached while trying to go through the update - whether done manually or via automatic update settings.

Tech Avengers: Endgame Brings In $1.2 Billion At The Box Office
Author: 0 Avengers: Endgame Brings In $1.2 Billion At The Box Office

But if there's a place in box office coverage for " whoa, Nellie " anymore, it is perhaps here. "And of course, without Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, none of this would have been possible". It earned 107.2 million dollars on the first day itself. He also pointed out that the film's theatre count (2800 screens) is a fraction of what the biggest Hindi films are released in.

Tech PlayStation 5 Will Not Launch Before April 2020
Author: 0 PlayStation 5 Will Not Launch Before April 2020

PlayStation Now is Sony's cloud gaming service which launched in 2014. In the span of five years, the division has gone from a $188 million loss in 2013, when former PlayStation boss Kaz Hirai was just a year into his tenure as CEO and president of Sony Corp and after the PlayStation 4 was just announced, to a return of $2.8 billion in operating profit.

Tech Vivo Grew At 119% When Indian Smartphone Industry Grew At 4%
Author: 0 Vivo Grew At 119% When Indian Smartphone Industry Grew At 4%

Chinese manufacturing giant, Xiaomi , has been doing quite well in the global smartphone market . Samsung's A-series shipments surpassed two million units. Xiaomi has laid out big plans for offline expansion by increasing its number of retail stores. Huawei's ASP reached the highest-ever level driven by the recently launched HONOR 10 Lite, HONOR View 20 and end of life for its entry-level segment.

Tech Xiaomi will introduce a Snapdragon 730 powered smartphone very soon
Author: 0 Xiaomi will introduce a Snapdragon 730 powered smartphone very soon

A new Xiaomi phone and not Redmi phone for sure is coming to India . It sports a vertically stacked dual rear camera setup, and has a 4,000mAh battery under the hood. Snapdragon 730 has a high performing and efficient Kryo 470 CPU cores (Up to 2.2GHz). Featuring the same Adreno 506 GPU as Redmi Y3 , Redmi 7 will comfortably handle graphically intensive tasks.

Tech Google Pixel 3a leak teases a new color
Author: 0 Google Pixel 3a leak teases a new color

Google's rumoured mid-range smartphones have had several leaks in the past and now, we finally got to have a better look at a high-resolution render of one of them. Further, the Google Pixel 3a is rumoured to feature a 12MP rear camera with LED flash. We already know that both the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL will have the same design and colors, and will differ only in specifications, screen, and battery size.

Tech Blizzard Announces New 'Workshop' Mode for Overwatch
Author: 0 Blizzard Announces New 'Workshop' Mode for Overwatch

The " Mirrored Deathmatch (FFA )" level will have players waging war on each other from the confines of a deathmatch as the same mirrored hero, rotating out every minute. The victor of the mode in the one who gets the kill with the last weapon of the game, knife. With the ability to significantly adjust abilities, cooldowns, and movement, players could essentially prototype hero ideas or make their own balance adjustments.

Tech Persona 5: The Royal Coming To US And Asia In 2020
Author: 0 Persona 5: The Royal Coming To US And Asia In 2020

The Persona 5 Royal trailer showcased new characters Takuto Maruki and Kasumi Yoshizawa as well as new attacks in combat players will be able to perform. The developer hasn't forgotten about its growing fan base in the West, as the game will release internationally at some point next year. Neither the Atlus Japanese or US Twitter accounts have been updated with any news on the reveal , and Koei Tecmo's Twitter account is equally bereft of titbits.

Tech Fortnite Dance Between Three Ice Sculptures Guide
Author: 0 Fortnite Dance Between Three Ice Sculptures Guide

This is the clue as to where the Battle Star can be found on the map and if you are struggling to see it, we have zoomed in and circled the area for you to see it better. Given that they are made of ice, you wouldn't be wrong to assume they are in the snow biome that was added in season seven. It could be a little busy though with everyone trying to complete these challenges as fast as possible.

Tech Verizon Now Offering Pre-Orders For $1,300 Samsung Galaxy S10 5G
Author: 0 Verizon Now Offering Pre-Orders For $1,300 Samsung Galaxy S10 5G

Firstly, Verizon's 5G network is now only available in Chicago and Minneapolis . After a bit of a wait, Samsung's 5G-powered Galaxy S10 is finally available to buy in the United States. The only bonus that's actually easy to get is the Samsung VIP kit-which includes free pair of Galaxy Buds , a wireless charging battery pack, and a free water bottle (lol)-as the only requirement for the kit is that you pre-order an S10 G5 between now and May 15th and then register your device in ...

Tech Huawei P30 Pro Review
Author: 0 Huawei P30 Pro Review

The P30 Lite also features a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. It comes in two colour options - Midnight Black and Peacock Blue. As part of the launch offers, the P30 Lite is available with a no-cost EMI offer for six months and an exchange offer worth Rs 2,000.

Tech Google bans app developer with 600 million downloads
Author: 0 Google bans app developer with 600 million downloads

The Google Fit app can sync with other fitness activity apps like Nike Run Club , Apple Health , Sleep Cycle, Headspace, etc. Fit includes so-called Move Minutes and Heart Points activity goals, which the company created in consultation with the World Health Organization and the American Heart Association.

Author: 0 Google finally brings Google Fit app for iOS with Apple Watch integration

Google Fit, the fitness tracking app that was upgraded on Android a year ago, has arrived on iOS . If you want to check it out for yourself, the Google Fit iOS app is available to download for free right now. The app also features customized coaching and tips created to help the user achieve their fitness goals. According to the search engine giant, both Move Minutes and Heart Points help people build smarter and healthier habits throughout the day.

Tech Google Search has a Thanos Easter egg, guess what it does
Author: 0 Google Search has a Thanos Easter egg, guess what it does

Avengers: Endgame is, not to put too fine a point on it, one of the biggest pop culture events of all time. Google search has a clever Avengers Easter egg just in time for the launch of Avengers : Endgame . In Thursday previews, Disney/Marvel's fourth " Avengers " movie grossed a record-setting $60 million in North American theaters, according to Variety .

Tech Mortal Kombat 11: Improvements 'Koming' to Towers of Time and Krypt Rewards
Author: 0 Mortal Kombat 11: Improvements 'Koming' to Towers of Time and Krypt Rewards

If you haven't purchased Mortal Kombat 11 , there's still time to place a pre-order, which will give you access to Shao Kahn as a bonus. Here is how you do it. As a quick reminder, there's a Standard and Premium Edition for the game. Sadly, at time of writing, MK 11 is being marred by some very Star Wars: Battlefront 2-style controversy , as a forced loot grind, timer-based unlocks and encouraged microtransaction spending get in the way of an otherwise phenomenally tight video game.

Tech Samsung Galaxy Fold teardown pulled at Samsung’s request
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Fold teardown pulled at Samsung’s request

A few days ago, gadget fix experts at iFixit tore down a Samsung Galaxy Fold, revealing several design weaknesses which could allow dust and debris to get lodged underneath the device's screen (which is exactly what had happened to some reviewers ).

Tech OPPO Goes After Huawei P30 Line With Reno Family
Author: 0 OPPO Goes After Huawei P30 Line With Reno Family

The P30 Pro , however, only has 5x optical zoom. Twice is better, right? Be sure to keep an eye out for our more in-depth review. Although the Reno 10x Zoom Edition lacks the time-of-flight (TOF) sensor present on the P30 Pro, on paper it appears to be a staunch rival of the Huawei device.