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Tech Electronic Arts Stock Takes Off as Apex Legends Scores
Author: 0 Electronic Arts Stock Takes Off as Apex Legends Scores

Problem is, sometimes Apex Legends won't begin searching because it says the party isn't ready. However, you can queue up Apex Legends Solo. Most of those reporting the issue unsurprisingly seem to come from the United Kingdom, but there are plenty of people in Europe and in scattered areas over the U.S.

Tech With the Moto G7 family, Motorola has a mid-range phone for everyone
Author: 0 With the Moto G7 family, Motorola has a mid-range phone for everyone

That suggests who Motorola's target audience is: budget-conscious consumers looking for a phone that will last longer between charging sessions -and that's not a bad pitch to customers at any price tier. We did get to compare the rest of the phone's features to those of its G7 siblings, however. The back of the smartphone has a 12MP sensor while the rectangular notch at the front accommodates an 8MP sensor.

Tech IPhone, iPad users - no turning back from iOS 12.1.3
Author: 0 IPhone, iPad users - no turning back from iOS 12.1.3

With this fix finally released, you should immediately update your iOS. It mitigates what the company describes as a "logic issue [that] existed in the handling of Group FaceTime calls". The bug was discovered by 14-year-old Grant Thompson from Arizona and his name was credited on the security page together with Daven Morris from Texas as shown above.

Tech Super Bowl 53: Great auto ads from a record-breaking game
Author: 0 Super Bowl 53: Great auto ads from a record-breaking game

Bud Light's Super Bowl campaign called out competitors that use corn syrup - and the corn lobby is not happy about it. This was reported by none other than The Washington Post , who claimed to have not known about Khashoggi's Qatar ties when it published him and turned him into a martyr upon his death - likely because journalists from another outlet started asking questions and the Post wanted to paint the information in the most positive light possible.

Tech EA is planning Apex Legends to go mobile, cross-play
Author: 0 EA is planning Apex Legends to go mobile, cross-play

Overall, the company had a total income of $262 million with net bookings reaching $1.609 billion. "Respawn also plans to launch a premium game this year that is a new twist on the Titanfall universe", Andrew Wilson , CEO of EA said during an earnings call yesterday.

Tech Mobile vows not to raise prices if Sprint merger approved
Author: 0 Mobile vows not to raise prices if Sprint merger approved

But critics fear reduced competition will lead to higher prices and fewer choices for consumers. T-Mobile says it plans to have "broad and deep nationwide 5G" with initial markets and the first 5G devices launching this year. T-Mobile US has hired the former FCC commissioner Mignon Clyburn as an adviser in its ongoing attempt to secure regulatory approval for its planned merger with Sprint.

Tech Nintendo is making a Dr Mario World smartphone game
Author: 0 Nintendo is making a Dr Mario World smartphone game

It will be interesting to see how well Mario Kart Tour performs when it launches later in the summer . The original plan to release it during the previous fiscal year stands as a testament to that, despite the newly announced delay.

Tech Facebook will now let you unsend that typo in Messenger
Author: 0 Facebook will now let you unsend that typo in Messenger

Remember previous year when Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg purged some of his messages from various Messenger conversations? "Starting today, we are launching a feature where you can easily remove your message on Messenger ". Open the message thread with the message you want to kill. Once the story began to spread, Facebook confirmed that the CEO's messages expired after a set amount of time, explaining that this was a security measure in response to the Sony email hacks of 2014.

Tech Apex Legends dev wanted to 'let the game speak for itself'
Author: 0 Apex Legends dev wanted to 'let the game speak for itself'

Respawn Entertainment is the latest company to jump aboard the battle royale bandwagon, today announcing and releasing a new free-to-play title called Apex Legends . The new Ping communication system built to allow players to notify teammates of weapons caches, enemies, and other contextual information will offer streamline communication methods.

Tech Energizer set to launch 26 smartphones at MWC 2019
Author: 0 Energizer set to launch 26 smartphones at MWC 2019

The upcoming Energizer Mobile offerings include smartphones with dual pop-up selfie cameras, a foldable smartphone and one with a mammoth 18,000mAh battery. "The Energizer Ultimate U620S is said to feature a 6.2" 1080p+ screen. According to a report by GSMArena , the Ultimate range will include a total of five smartphones - Ultimate U620S Pop, Ultimate U630S Pop, Ultimate U650S, Ultimate U620S, and Ultimate U570S.

Tech Facebook's WhatsApp Adds Support for Face ID/Touch ID Biometric Lock on iOS
Author: 0 Facebook's WhatsApp Adds Support for Face ID/Touch ID Biometric Lock on iOS

To add Face ID or Touch ID on WhatsApp for iOS , here's what you need to do. According to the report by WABetaInfo , users can also set the time duration before which the app locks down WhatsApp. To enable the feature, simply go to Settings Account Privacy and enable Screen Lock . You can also choose whether you want the biometric authentication requirement immediately or after an interval of a minute, 15 minutes, or an hour.

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Author: 0 "Samsung Galaxy S10E with 5.8" Infinity-O Display Leaked

Calling it the Samsung Galaxy S10E , the report stocks new suspected renders of the phone close-fitting design particulars and more. While pricing of Samsung's foldable device seems to be out of reach for pretty much everyone at this point now that leaks have tipped what price we could expect to see this device at.

Tech Looks Like Huawei's Folding Phone Will be Unveiled on 24th February
Author: 0 Looks Like Huawei's Folding Phone Will be Unveiled on 24th February

It looks like the phone folds down the middle and keeps the screen outside. Huawei's foldable phone is likely also going to feature 5G connectivity. Meanwhile, Samsung , Xiaomi and LG have also been working on the foldable devices . We've been speculating on Samsung's foldable phone for a while now, but it seems that the company has not one but two foldable smartphones in the works.

Tech ‘Fortnite’ Sundial, Oversized Cup of Coffee & Giant Metal Dog Head Location Guide
Author: 0 ‘Fortnite’ Sundial, Oversized Cup of Coffee & Giant Metal Dog Head Location Guide

To find the mug of black - or white, depending on how you take it - goodness, you're going to need to launch from the Battle Bus in the direction of Dusty Divot. If you're still a little hazy as to where you need to land and subsequently dance. A lot of people will probably head to Frosty Flights to grab planes, so if you want to fly in under the radar (if you will) you could hit up one of the many Exhibition Outposts (red tent buildings), which often have planes nearby.

Tech Overwatch is getting a Paris map for Valentine's Day
Author: 0 Overwatch is getting a Paris map for Valentine's Day

We do know that Paris is an Assault-style map. The map itself is now available for players in the game's PTR server to try out, meaning that PC players can hop on right now and be transported to Paris to experience it for themselves in a beta period.

Tech Facebook Not Sorry for App that Spies on Teens
Author: 0 Facebook Not Sorry for App that Spies on Teens

Still, the shutoff didn't seem to debilitate Facebook's ability to work. Google and Facebook were caught earlier this week using Apple's Enterprise Developer Program in a way that Apple said was a "clear breach of their agreement with Apple".

Tech PlayStation Plus free games for February 2019 announced
Author: 0 PlayStation Plus free games for February 2019 announced

Ahead of the games for February 2018 being announced , it's important to remember that this will be the last month certain games will be included on the service. The buffed storage space will be available from February for PlayStation Plus subscribers. Both of these games are compatible with PlayStation 4 too.

Tech Google+ will bid users farewell on April 2nd
Author: 0 Google+ will bid users farewell on April 2nd

That gives you a couple of months to download anything you may have posted on the social network, but some features are being shuttered as soon as next week. It will first start by preventing new Google + profiles, pages, communities or events. On April 2 , the doors will close for good, with all accounts and pages shutting down.

Tech Xbox Live outage temporarily broke a bunch of Xbox One consoles
Author: 0 Xbox Live outage temporarily broke a bunch of Xbox One consoles

Now, the console's dedication to its online services are causing problems. While some were able to log in, others were unable to do much of anything at all, including starting up their consoles altogether. Unfortunately, the issues with Xbox Live appear to have flared up once again, with thousands of users around the world reporting issues with playing downloaded games or even signing in.

Tech ‘Mario Kart Tour’ Set To Hit Mobile Later This Summer
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Exactly a year ago , Nintendo announced that a Mario Kart game for iPhone and Android would be launched by the end of March 2019. Nintendo announced today via its official Twitter account that its upcoming mobile game Mario Kart Tour has been delayed.

Tech Fortnite adds support for Bluetooth gamepads on iOS and Android
Author: 0 Fortnite adds support for Bluetooth gamepads on iOS and Android

Fortnite will support a number of Android Bluetooth controller adapters, including: Steelseries Stratus XL , Xbox1, Gamevice , Moto Gamepad and Razer Raiju . Fortnite is now available on Windows, macOS, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, iOS , and select Android powered smartphones. Every single weapon drop you pick up is Legendary and you'll receive way more materials from gathering.

Tech European Union promises it's watching closely as Facebook's merger plans emerge
Author: 0 European Union promises it's watching closely as Facebook's merger plans emerge

Facebook has been warned it can only borg its three messaging platforms in the European Union if it meets data protection rules. After the integration, that is anticipated to be completed by either the end of this year or the start of 2020, it was claimed a user could seamlessly message a user of Facebook Messenger via WhatsApp for instance.

Tech Microsoft starts stripping away features from the dying Windows 7
Author: 0 Microsoft starts stripping away features from the dying Windows 7

Microsoft said , explaining the change (via Windows Latest). After the firm ends support in December, handset backups for some apps and settings will carry on 3 Months till March 10, 2020. Due to this, chances are high that a majority of people running the Windows 10 October 2018 Update don't count for AdDuplex . Microsoft finally realized that it is not necessary to be perverted with the names of its OS, and switched to a more simple (but still not better than) the schema name that is ...

Tech Samsung Starts Mass Producing 1TB Storage Chips for Phones
Author: 0 Samsung Starts Mass Producing 1TB Storage Chips for Phones

While Apple and Google are busy pushing cloud storage services for your mobile devices , Samsung has been developing the next generation of physical storage. The random read speed has been increased by 38 percent to 58,000 IOPS compared to the 512GB eUFS. The announcement of the 1TB UFS smartphone storage comes few weeks before the company's "Galaxy Unpacked" event that is scheduled to take place on February 20 in San Francisco, US.

Tech Xiaomi Redmi Go is on pre-order in the Philippines for $75
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Go is on pre-order in the Philippines for $75

This Chinese manufacturer is again expected to announce Pro version of the Mi Max 4 smartphone this year. On the camera front, there might be a 48-megapixel camera sensor, much like the latest Redmi Note 7. On the front, it too comes with a single 8MP camera. -The Redmi Go will be available in funky colours like black and blue. Even though the launch of the Mi Max 4 is couple of months away, a new leak that has revealed the entire specs and pricing of the Mi Max 4 smartphone has ...

Tech Apple iOS 12.2 for iPhone, iPad can save you from smartphone addiction
Author: 0 Apple iOS 12.2 for iPhone, iPad can save you from smartphone addiction

While trying the iOS 12 .2 beta might be tempting, most iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users are better off staying put on an official version of iOS. It is to be expected that the subscription service might be known as " Apple News Magazines", and iTunes store will handle the payment system.

Tech Apple Reportedly Preparing 7th Gen iPod Touch & New iPads
Author: 0 Apple Reportedly Preparing 7th Gen iPod Touch & New iPads

A lot of this is still speculation, and trying to fit what iOS 12 .2 says with earlier rumors, but what we know for sure (via Steve Troughton-Smith) is that the code makes reference to four iPads that don't seem to match any current models.

Tech Facebook is paying people to install an invasive app
Author: 0 Facebook is paying people to install an invasive app

Strafach said that, since the VPN asks users permission to install and trust a security certificate (see image above) to grant them access to everything, Facebook could have been saving "private messages in social media apps, chats from in instant messaging apps - including photos/videos sent to others, emails, web searches, web browsing activity, and even ongoing location information by tapping into the feeds of any location tracking apps you may have installed".

Tech Valve calls Metro Exodus move to Epic Games Store 'unfair' to customers
Author: 0 Valve calls Metro Exodus move to Epic Games Store 'unfair' to customers

While this news on its own isn't terribly interesting, the details surrounding this decision are, as Metro Exodus has been available to preorder on Steam for months. Those preorders will be honored, but Valve won't take any additional preorders or sell the game when it launches on February 15th. 'Metro Exodus is awesome and is deservedly one of the most anticipated PC titles of 2019, ' said Tim Sweeney, founder and CEO of Epic.

Tech Gmail mobile app redesign starts rolling out, here’s what is new
Author: 0 Gmail mobile app redesign starts rolling out, here’s what is new

Google is bringing the same design it brought to the Gmail app on the web back in April to the Android and iOS apps. It will roll out in the coming weeks for all users. Gmail will soon be the latest major app to look really, really white . These are all great changes, but I still feel that the Gmail interface is convoluted and complicated, and I prefer the alternative Google Inbox interface.