Apple explains why your older iPhones might be slowing down

In a statement this afternoon , Apple explained that this "feature" was first implemented with the iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, and iPhone SE a year ago and most recently came to the iPhone 7 with iOS 11.2. Apple did not respond to questions fr... More..

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Apple faces lawsuits over its intentional slowing of older iPhones

With a yearly software update, Apple forces the processor of the phone to clock down so that it consumes less battery but also ends up making the phone extremely slow. Apple hasn't commented on the case. The ...More..

Largest US Bitcoin exchange halts trading as cryptocurrencies plummet
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Largest US Bitcoin exchange halts trading as cryptocurrencies plummet

By 10 a.m. ET the Coinbase site was back online. There were no immediately apparent explanation for the selloff and extreme volatility. Bitcoin began the week above $20,000 but has fallen every day since ...More..

2G verdict : Congress hits out at Modi government after CBI court's ruling
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

2G verdict : Congress hits out at Modi government after CBI court's ruling

Special CBI court verdict in 2G Spectrum case on Thursday is likely to have ramifications for Tamil Nadu as well as national politics in the run up to the 2019 general elections. He said the PM has put the Con...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

ARMS Gets Dr. Coyle

While the reason for the ARMS team focusing elsewhere is known only to Nintendo right now, it could be a sign of greater things to come. Looking forward to a new fighter to join the ranks? Dr. New fighter ...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Samsung Display Will Supply Apple Almost 200 million OLED Screens Next Year

Ltd., is set to quadruple its supply of OLED displays to Apple next year. According to a report by Korean outlet ETnews (via The Investor ), Apple reportedly placed an order for 180 million to 200 million ...More..

Android developers take heed: Google announces major updates for app developments guidelines
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Android developers take heed: Google announces major updates for app developments guidelines

You see, Apple did this back in February 2015, and then the company stepped up the ante by dropping support for 32-bit apps altogether with the release of iOS 11. The change won't affect support for devices t...More..

Civilization VI Comes to iPad, For Real!
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Civilization VI Comes to iPad, For Real!

Running on iOS 11 on the iPad Air 2, iPad 2017 and iPad Pro, while the game will cost a hefty $60 (it's now available for $29.99 until January 4th), being able to play Civilization VI while on the move will b...More..

Some specifications and renders of Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) leaked online
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Some specifications and renders of Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) leaked online

The Galaxy A8 and Galaxy A8 Plus will launch on the 6th of January in Vietnam, Samsung previously said that the handsets would go on sale in early January.We also heard that Samsung plan to launch the two Galax...More..

Huawei Honor 9 Youth Edition Smartphone Announced
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Huawei Honor 9 Youth Edition Smartphone Announced

On the camera front, the phone features dual cameras on the back and front. It bears a 5.65-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) IPS display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and pixel density of 428ppi. Rs 11,667) for 3GB...More..

Facebook changing how it identifies 'fake news' stories
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Facebook changing how it identifies 'fake news' stories

Facebook said that its extensive yearlong research has shown that the "red flag" icon, which it launched last December, did the opposite of what it intended. The company found that the image of the red Disp...More..

Apple is said to develop EKG heart monitor for future watch
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Apple is said to develop EKG heart monitor for future watch

We've already seen an EKG band for the Apple Watch , but now Apple is reportedly working on bringing the feature directly into its smartwatch, Bloomberg reports. A version being tested requires users to sque...More..

Apple Now Requires Games With Loot Boxes to Disclose Probabilities of Winning
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Apple Now Requires Games With Loot Boxes to Disclose Probabilities of Winning

Loot boxes are nearly certainly here to stay, but greater transparency is good, as it gives players a better idea of what they're spending money on. If this policy sounds familiar, that's because it's similar...More..

Woman admits killing boyfriend in YouTube prank gone wrong
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Woman admits killing boyfriend in YouTube prank gone wrong

This past Friday Perez pled guilty to second-degree manslaughter. According to reports, Perez, in her statement to the police, said that her deceased boyfriend was accidentally killed while the couple was...More..

First Real 5G Specifications Officially Approved by Members of 3GPP
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

First Real 5G Specifications Officially Approved by Members of 3GPP

The 5G NR (New Radio) standard is defined through collaboration of the world's telecommunication companies within the 3GPP initiative. The industry agreed earlier this year to accelerate the timeline so t...More..

Facebook Facial Recognition Wants to Manage Your Identity
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Facebook Facial Recognition Wants to Manage Your Identity

And now they're using it to recognize you even if you're not tagged in the photos. Facebook users will be able to tag themselves in images posted elsewhere in the social network, or express concerns about...More..

PUBG Gives Everyone a Free Chicken Dinner (Shirt) For 1.0 Launch
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

PUBG Gives Everyone a Free Chicken Dinner (Shirt) For 1.0 Launch

You don't have to worry about actually getting a win in the game, it'll simply be dropped into your account for logging in. Just as well, keep in mind that this is only for the PC version of PUBG - we don't h...More..

Audi's latest models add Amazon Music to the dashboard
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Audi's latest models add Amazon Music to the dashboard

Amazon quietly announced this week it's retiring its Amazon Music Storage subscription plans, with plans to completely disallow playing or downloading songs from the service starting in January 2019. Free...More..

LG keeps building the monitors Apple should be making
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

LG keeps building the monitors Apple should be making

CES 2018 is right around the corner, and that means that it's time for all-new products in the consumer technology space. This 2018 LG monitor is also able to display 98 percent of the DCI-P3 color gamut, wh...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Firefox Comes to The Fire TV

Amazon has updated each one of its Fire TV devices with two internet browsers, namely Silk and Firefox. The Silk browser is around since March past year, initially in beta. The Fire TV remote will provide navig...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Amazon YouTube rival may break Alexa's Google handcuffs

Amazon also disabled the ability of Echo Show users to subscribe to a YouTube Channel. Google's service starts at $ 35 a month and is now available in more than 80 cities around the United States, enabling s...More..

Magic Leap Finally Reveals Its AR Headset, Magic Leap One
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Magic Leap Finally Reveals Its AR Headset, Magic Leap One

According to Magic Leap founder Rony Abovitz, the human brain only processes a cut-down amount of that data, much like how MP3s only require a cut-down range of frequencies to almost perfectly recreate full-fid...More..

IPhone battery problems? Apple accused of slowing down older iPhones
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

IPhone battery problems? Apple accused of slowing down older iPhones

It discovered that the iPhone 6's score for iOS 10 .2.0 appears "unimodal" (ie., doesn't change) in performance, but when it studied the iPhone 6 running iOS 10.2.1, the performance peaked around the ave...More..

YouTube Signs New Deal With Record Labels
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

YouTube Signs New Deal With Record Labels

The contracts with Sony and Universal set royalty rates for music video rights holders, and promises a more aggressive approach to policing of user-uploaded copyrighted songs. The labels generally like paid-f...More..

Galaxy S9+ spotted on Geekbench with Snapdragon 845
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Galaxy S9+ spotted on Geekbench with Snapdragon 845

Apparently, Samsung is going to play safe with the design of the new Galaxy phones by following the design pattern of the S8. Well as far as we can tell, it should be superior to any previous Samsung phone. T...More..

Jeep Cherokee's New Face Revealed Ahead Of Detroit Debut
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Jeep Cherokee's New Face Revealed Ahead Of Detroit Debut

For this 2019 model, the vehicle was restyled by Vince Gallante, one of Jeep's newest designers who now holds a few hits under its belt at FCA such as the Renegade, the Compass and the all-new Wrangler . Ins...More..

Appiah tips Liverpool's Salah to win 2017 African Best player
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Appiah tips Liverpool's Salah to win 2017 African Best player

In this case, both Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane have been shortlisted for the CAF Player of the Year award. Salah had earlier beat Moses, Mane and Aubameyang to the BBC version of the award. Ghana's onl...More..

Chrome will start blocking 'intrusive' ads starting February 15
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Chrome will start blocking 'intrusive' ads starting February 15

Advertising is the lifeblood of Google, so the company has always had an understandably awkward relationship with ad-blocking software. The built-in ad blocker will enforce these standards on all websites. As...More..

Facebook using facial recognition to find photos you're not tagged in
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Facebook using facial recognition to find photos you're not tagged in

Users could spend more time going through untagged images of themselves while also connecting with the friends of friends who post those images. Facebook says the new face recognition technology features ar...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Google Chrome (Sort of) Arrives in the Microsoft Store on Windows 10

The app is unfortunately only a web wrapper, whose sole goal is to allow you to access the download page for Chrome, which then forwards you to your default browser to complete the download for the actual.exe i...More..

Confirmed: Life On Earth Started At Least 3.5 Billion Years Ago
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Confirmed: Life On Earth Started At Least 3.5 Billion Years Ago

Keen to analyse them, Professor William Schopf professor of paleobiology at the University of California, Los Angeles spent more than ten years, developing a technique to examine the fossil. The evidence that a...More..

Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Detailed, Watch the Latest Trailer
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Detailed, Watch the Latest Trailer

Even though fans have known about a beta since this past October, Bandai Namco has finally revealed the official start time prior to the game's launch. The new fighters joining the cast are Goku Black , Beer...More..

Huawei Enjoy 7S With 5.65-Inch 18:9 Display Launched: Price, Specifications
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Huawei Enjoy 7S With 5.65-Inch 18:9 Display Launched: Price, Specifications

Yu stated today that the company's phones, as sold by carriers, would be "competitively priced" in the USA market. Huawei Enjoy 7S comes with 5.65-inch Full HD+ 2.5D curved display with 18:9 aspect ration. ...More..

Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 official: it's basically a cheaper S8
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 official: it's basically a cheaper S8

Notably, these are the first Galaxy A series smartphones to support Gear VR. With the early release of the new phones, Samsung presents Apple's iPhone X with a sooner-than-expected challenger in terms of ...More..

Special edition Xiaomi Mi A1 Red is now available at Rs. 13999
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Special edition Xiaomi Mi A1 Red is now available at Rs. 13999

The Mi A1 with Red Colour option is priced at Rs 12,999 and will go on sale from December 20. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is said to have a 5.99-inch Full HD (2160 x 1080 pixels) display with 18:9 aspect rati...More..