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Tech HTC Exodus 1 price, specifications, features, comparison
Author: 0 HTC Exodus 1 price, specifications, features, comparison

HTC introduces its first blockchain - enabled smartphone dubbed as Exodus 1 that allows the device to be the safest smartphone to store keys which belongs to cryptocurrency . Being a blockchain phone , the Exodus 1 can be purchased only for crypto. According to the company's executive, Blockchain will be using centralized applications and programs in order to keep private data separate from Google's operating system.

Tech Apple expected to unveil new iPad, Macs on October 30
Author: 0 Apple expected to unveil new iPad, Macs on October 30

We'll have to see if Apple alters the security measure to reflect this. What we do know is that we'll likely see a new iPad Pro , which is rumoured to have slim bezels and Face ID - which will render the fingerprint reader useless and (therefore) removed.

Tech Xiaomi to Launch a Snapdragon 675 Smartphone Soon, Manu Kumar Jain Confirms
Author: 0 Xiaomi to Launch a Snapdragon 675 Smartphone Soon, Manu Kumar Jain Confirms

The company adds that it's focused on gaming performance with the SD675, taking steps like working with game developers and making optimizations for games and game engines like Unity and Unreal. Also new here is native support for portrait mode (bokeh) with HDR, as well as limitless 720p slow-motion video capture at a whopping 480 fps - a first for a Snapdragon 600-tier platform.

Tech Devil May Cry 5's Ridiculous Bundle
Author: 0 Devil May Cry 5's Ridiculous Bundle

V's coat is worth roughly £4,000, Nero's about £5,000. Cosplay isn't cheap, and Capcom Japan is taking that to the next level with the Devil May Cry 5 Ultra Limited Edition. The reservation period runs from today to Monday, November 19, so it'll be open for just about a month. A full image gallery of the Devil May Cry 5 Ultra Limited Edition jackets, as well as their measurements, can be found below.

Tech Fortnite Gets Ready for Halloween With Event, Skins, Weapons
Author: 0 Fortnite Gets Ready for Halloween With Event, Skins, Weapons

Unfortunately for those hoping to play Fortnite Save The World without spending a dime, Epic Games has now announced that it is pushing back the proposed free to play changeover. Moreover, all Save The World founders who log-in during the Fortnite Halloween event ( Fortnitemares ) will unlock the Brainiac Jonesy and Skull Ranger Ramirez skins for free.

Tech How to preload Red Dead Redemption 2 on PS4 and Xbox One
Author: 0 How to preload Red Dead Redemption 2 on PS4 and Xbox One

I checked this with the games department at our headquarters and got told that it's something of a placeholder and that they count on it being announced sometime in the future (just as with GTA V for example). And if that's the case, will it bring that version to the PC after its next-gen console release? For those that preordered Red Dead Redemption 2 a while ago, they have no doubt been wondering what time the preload starts, and the good news is that it's already live.

Tech Apple announces mystery product event
Author: 0 Apple announces mystery product event

Today, Apple has seen fit to send out media invites for its another major event in 2018. Macworld also speculates that a new Apple Pencil will be unveiled, plus, possibly, "iOS versions of Final Cut and Logic". The new iPad Pro most probably will keep the 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch screen sizes as the predecessor, but everything else will undergo changes. It will apparently be back with a vengeance; Bloomberg's sources say to expect new storage and processor options to make it more ...

Tech Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! details Master Trainers
Author: 0 Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! details Master Trainers

You'll be able to easily tell them apart from other trainers on the overworld by their different clothing, and each will have a speech bubble above their heads indicating which Pokemon they use. The only catch is that they will only battle against the species of Pokemon they love. Best the Master Trainers in battle to earn their title, proving that you're also a master of their favorite species.

Tech Top 10 Game Charts: Black Ops IIII captures top spot
Author: 0 Top 10 Game Charts: Black Ops IIII captures top spot

This year's instalment does things a little differently, eschewing a traditional story-driven single player campaign in favour of introducing Blackout mode, Call of Duty's take on the battle royale genre popularised by PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and Fortnite .

Tech BMW Reveals its Massive 2019 BMW X7
Author: 0 BMW Reveals its Massive 2019 BMW X7

The new BMW X7 doesn't raise the scale in the size but also has the ultimate luxury inside. At the front, Adaptive LED headlights and front foglamps are standard, while BMW Laserlights are optional. The BMW X7 xDrive 30d gets a 3.0 litre inline 6 cylinder engine with 265 hp and 620 Nm. Starting with the power sources, buyers (subject to specific market availability) will be able to select between four main engine options.

Tech Days Gone delayed again until April
Author: 0 Days Gone delayed again until April

Sony has pushed back the release date of PlayStation 4-exclusive Days Gone , from the previously touted February 22, 2019, to April 26, 2019. We want to share a change in release date for this highly anticipated title from Bend Studio. Players will adventure through shattered landscapes while riding out not only dynamic weather cycles but also attacks from humans, hungry wildlife, and the ravenous "Freakers" alike.

Tech Alexa Has a New Whisper Mode, Here’s How to Use It
Author: 0 Alexa Has a New Whisper Mode, Here’s How to Use It

Once you turn it on, you can whisper a command to an Alexa speaker and it will respond at the same low volume. Whisper Mode does pretty much what it says on the tin. Whisper Mode works with Alexa Voice Service devices and Alexa Skills in US English. If Alexa's whispers freak you out and you'd rather her talk in a normal voice, just say "turn off Whisper Mode".

Tech Apple’s Challenge: Win Over China With Pricey New iPhones
Author: 0 Apple’s Challenge: Win Over China With Pricey New iPhones

AT&T , the No. 2 carrier, is also offering up to $700 off a second device with purchase. But those devices start at $999USD and $1099USD for the 64GB model . Apple's iPhone Xs next generation A12 Bionic SoC has been claimed by Apple's Phil Schiller to be the first on the market. I wrote about the rising price of smartphones recently , but this trend of phones increasing in size is interesting for a few reasons.

Tech Looks Like The Ford GT Won't Be As Rare As We Thought
Author: 0 Looks Like The Ford GT Won't Be As Rare As We Thought

Ford says it received over 6,500 applications to buy the GT back in 2016 when the selection process began. Ford Performance boss Hermann Salenbauch says this increase will "maintain the exclusivity of the ultra-desirable supercar while offering the ownership experience to a greater number of customers in addition to the 80 Ford GT owners in Europe who've taken delivery of their bespoke auto to-date".

Tech Spotify Premium streaming is at its best with 3 new features
Author: 0 Spotify Premium streaming is at its best with 3 new features

After searching for a song or artist, Spotify will offer an infinite playlist of tracks that are similar to what you searched for, presumably using the same algorithm that Spotify's other personalized playlists do. The endless listening stream is personalized for your musical preferences. It should be interesting to see how the addition of more features in recent months will make Spotify Premium a more tempting prospect at R60 a month.

Tech IPhone XR release tomorrow as Apple prices and deals revealed
Author: 0 IPhone XR release tomorrow as Apple prices and deals revealed

The iPhone XR is now up for pre-orders in India , as announced at its launch event held in Cupertino last month . Similar to the XS and XS Max , the iPhone XR also has Face ID and is powered by Apple's new A12 Bionics chip. While the pre-orders for the iPhone XR begins today, the shipping starts from October 26th. And finally, there's the iPhone XR . The base variant of the iPhone XR is priced at Rs 76,900 in India.

Tech Samsung’s Galaxy Book 2 opts for Qualcomm Snapdragon over Intel
Author: 0 Samsung’s Galaxy Book 2 opts for Qualcomm Snapdragon over Intel

As you can see in the image above, the device looks pretty much like what you'd expect from Surface Pro copycats. Thanks to this SoC and built-in gigabit LTE radio, it allows the Galaxy Book 2 to always stay connected to the internet. We don't have a United Kingdom price yet, but the Galaxy Book 2 price is $999 in the US. The Galaxy Book 2 ships with both a keyboard dock and an S Pen.

Tech Apple to United States users
Author: 0 Apple to United States users

Customers in Australia, Canada, Iceland, Liechtenstein, New Zealand, Norway, and Switzerland can also access their Apple data. Could Facebook's data debacle force more companies to act like Apple on privacy? As well as your activity with Apple, you can download all your email, photos and documents stored on iCloud which, if you have upgraded your storage, could be a hefty pile of information.

Tech Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 wants to steal the spotlight again
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 wants to steal the spotlight again

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is slated to be released on October 25 , and the company is already building necessary hype by teasing the phone's new features. Talking about Mi MIX 3 sample photos, the President of Xiaomi shared two images that were taken from the device.

Tech Google Maps on Android can now share trip progress via other apps
Author: 0 Google Maps on Android can now share trip progress via other apps

Just tap the ^ button once you've begun a trip, and a list of frequent contacts will pop up. Moreover, Google announced that the latest update brings support for third-party apps, which means that you can share your ETA across three apps: Facebook Messenger , Line, and WhatsApp .

Tech Apple Finally Announces Day It Will Probably Announce Some New iPads
Author: 0 Apple Finally Announces Day It Will Probably Announce Some New iPads

The event is dubbed "There's more in the making" and it is widely expected to be used to debut new Macs and iPads. As to what Apple will introduce at its upcoming media event, the biggest announcement will likely be two brand new iPad Pro models in 11-inch and 12.9-inch form factors.

Author: 0 Apple's iPhone XR goes up for pre-order tomorrow starting at $749

We don't expect it to be far off from the pre-order period though but nevertheless, we'll keep you posted once we received such info from the company. The premium smartphone hits retail stores on October 26 in over 50 major markets, including India. The 6.1-inch screen on the iPhone XR is also larger than the iPhone XS's 5.8-inch display though not almost as large as the massive 6.5-inch screen on the iPhone XS Max .

Tech Samsung acquires Zhilabs AI-based analytics startup
Author: 0 Samsung acquires Zhilabs AI-based analytics startup

The acquisition will help Samsung to expand its 5G offerings in automation and network analytics. Despite falling smartphone sales across the world, Samsung has declared its intention to invest heavily in the AI, 5G, electronic components and biopharmaceuticals markets.

Tech Here Are Vodafone's Huawei Mate 20 And Mate 20 Pro Plans
Author: 0 Here Are Vodafone's Huawei Mate 20 And Mate 20 Pro Plans

Remember, while we're doing this, that no rumors on the Galaxy S10 or the Note 10 are yet confirmed, while all the Huawei specs listed here today are as-of-this-morning entirely official. The PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 20 RS will cost 1695 Euros. The storage can be expanded even further with the new NM cards from Huawei , since the phone does not support microSD.

Tech Winamp Set For A Comeback in 2019
Author: 0 Winamp Set For A Comeback in 2019

He believes people want a complete experience, and Winamp is the ideal medium for that experience. Saboundjian said that he wants to make Winamp available on every device. The question now is whether software like Winamp music player still has its place in the landscape today. Winamp has been a desktop player traditionally but that is about to change with the release of the next version of Winamp in 2019.

Tech Amazon announces new waterproof Kindle Paperwhite
Author: 0 Amazon announces new waterproof Kindle Paperwhite

The icing on the cake is the six-month subscription to Kindle Unlimited . "With the all-new Kindle Paperwhite , it's never been easier to get lost in the author's story no matter where you go". The home menu also got a remodeling and it now includes charts to show you how many days you've spent reading the past month and other literary achievements.

Tech Google switches to a Samsung display for the Pixel 3 XL
Author: 0 Google switches to a Samsung display for the Pixel 3 XL

Google says that Titan M also brings lock screen protection and disk encryption on-device. It prevents hackers from attempting to roll back the operating system to an older, potentially vulnerable version of the OS. The chip isn't just for Google though, with the Titan M chip able to "protect third-party apps and secure sensitive transactions" thanks to the new StrongBox KeyStore APIs in Android 9.

Tech IPhone XR available for pre-order from Friday
Author: 0 IPhone XR available for pre-order from Friday

The highly anticipated iPhone XR has lots of reports and forecasts coming in that concern both, the budget-friendly 2018 Apple model and the company's handset numbers as a whole. The iPhone XR , iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max all feature the same 12-megapixel wide-angle lens on the back, and most of the same features, like optical image stabilisation, Smart HDR, portrait mode, and more.

Tech Facebook says only 30 mln affected by recent security breach
Author: 0 Facebook says only 30 mln affected by recent security breach

Social networking giant Facebook has released more details of the attack on its system that saw the personal details of its users exposed through token manipulation, reducing its scope from 50 million to 30 million accounts . Regulators around the world have ongoing inquiries into another matter that came to light in March: How profile details from 87 million Facebook users were improperly accessed by political data firm Cambridge Analytica.

Tech Sundar Pichai For First Time Goes Public With Google's China Plan
Author: 0 Sundar Pichai For First Time Goes Public With Google's China Plan

Google has previously stated that they are "not close" to launching a search engine in China but recently leaked discussions paint a different picture. A number of concerns arose in September, 2018 with many claiming that the project violates a number of basic human rights and enables the authoritarianism of the Chinese government.

Tech Google Maps now offers detailed info on EV chargers
Author: 0 Google Maps now offers detailed info on EV chargers

The new feature will support various charging stations around the world, including Tesla and Chargepoint globally. Explaining the update, Google said: "We built Google Maps to help people get where they need to go no matter what mode of transportation they use".

Tech Assange’s communications to be partly restored by Ecuador govt
Author: 0 Assange’s communications to be partly restored by Ecuador govt

The text says that Assange must abide by the rules, according to which he "cannot take actions that can be considered as political and as interference in the internal Affairs of other countries, or which may damage the good relations of Ecuador with any other state", the report says.