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HUAWEI Mate 20 series is packed with unbelievable features

HUAWEI Mate 20 series is packed with unbelievable features

If you are planning on buying a European or Asian version of one of the new Mate 20 series, be sure to check that your network supports imported devices. To find out how it performs we opted for AnTuT...

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Apple's Cook calls for strong digital policy in U.S.

Apple's Cook calls for strong digital policy in U.S.

He reckons modern tech - you know, like the fricking iPhone - has enabled the creation of a " data industrial complex" whereby harvested everyday and private information of people is no "weaponised a...

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Google will fix the Pixel camera bug of disappearing pictures

Google will fix the Pixel camera bug of disappearing pictures

Belkin has a 10W Google-approved Qi charger on the way that will wirelessly charge the Pixel 3 at full speed. The company further added that Google sets a limitation for third-party fast wireless...

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Google Rolls Out Easier Access to Your Personal Data Controls

Google Rolls Out Easier Access to Your Personal Data Controls

But clearing the activity data that's on Google's servers has never been especially easy - deterring many users from clearing the record of their darkest desires and favourite bad memes. Before doing ...

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Google News App Bug Is Using Up Excessive Background Data

Google News App Bug Is Using Up Excessive Background Data

A Google spokesman took issue with the Oxford researchers' study , releasing a statement that said the company disagrees with the methodology and findings. Ever since I took an extended hiatus from ...

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Samsung's new mixed reality headset with anti-screen door tech launches today

Samsung Electronics has prepared a new version of the headset virtual reality HMD Odyssey that uses the Windows platform Mixed Reality. The new Samsung HMD Odyssey + improves on the existing (non ...

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Facebook Messenger actually looks nice now, as long as you like white

Facebook Messenger actually looks nice now, as long as you like white

Facebook has announced it is simplifying its Messenger app to make things a bit easier for the 1.3 billion people using it. Facebook Messenger 4 comes with the following three tabs: Chats ...

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HTC Exodus 1 blockchain phone explained: Top features and more

HTC Exodus 1 blockchain phone explained: Top features and more

So, if you think its worth the investment, the Exodus 1 may be the next device that will be sitting in your pocket from day-to-day. The price in cryptocurrency equates to around $960USD, and HTC ...

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Qualcomm introduces Snapdragon 675 mid-range chipset with enhanced AI,

Qualcomm introduces Snapdragon 675 mid-range chipset with enhanced AI, "cutting edge" photography

Also of note is that the GPU in the Snapdragon 675 is an Adreno 612. The Xiaomi announcement was a part of Qualcomm's summit, where Jain reiterated the company's rapid growth in India - from sel...

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Japan’s Devil May Cry 5 Ultra Limited Edition Has Dante’s $8,000 Coat

Japan’s Devil May Cry 5 Ultra Limited Edition Has Dante’s $8,000 Coat

In Japan, Capcom is releasing the Devil May Cry 5 Ultra Limited Edition and, like other Capcom editions exclusive to Japan , this one is pricey. For cosplay enthusiasts with deep pockets, these a...

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How to preload Red Dead Redemption 2 on PS4 and Xbox One

How to preload Red Dead Redemption 2 on PS4 and Xbox One

Target's early release of the upcoming title does not count towards the PlayStation 4 Pro Red Dead Redemption 2 bundle. The Pc version had a very obvious placeholder date of Decembr 31, but its lis...

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Patch Changes Blackout Mode's Player Counts

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Patch Changes Blackout Mode's Player Counts

Note that Activision's release says the "number of players" have doubled, which may not be directly reflected by the highest active peaks - but this still gives us a pretty good guess. Treyarch ad...

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OnePlus 3, 3T, 5 and 5T Android 9.0 Pie Update Delayed

OnePlus 3, 3T, 5 and 5T Android 9.0 Pie Update Delayed

Because of that, the OnePlus 6T's unveiling is now taking place a day early, on October 29, still in NYC. We can't wait to see the OnePlus 6T unveiled and see how it stacks up against the other Oc...

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Google Maps makes it easier to share your ETA with loved ones

Google Maps makes it easier to share your ETA with loved ones

Check your Play Store or App Store for the latest version of Google Maps . Journey sharing is rolling out for driving, walking, and cycling navigation on Android and iOS for those of you in "mixe...

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10 things to know about Apple's 'affordable' new iPhone

10 things to know about Apple's 'affordable' new iPhone

In terms of savings, it's more or less the same as the iPhone XS above - the most affordable model is about RM400 less than getting it from Apple directly. When Apple announced its new batch of ...

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Samsung Launches Galaxy Book 2; Features Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 And Gigabit LTE

Samsung Launches Galaxy Book 2; Features Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 And Gigabit LTE

The new Tab S4 has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset underneath, clubbed with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage . The Tab S4 has 4 speakers, tuned by AKG with Dolby Atmos sound. "Paired w...

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Red Dead Redemption 2 prices: find the best RDR2 pre-order deals

Red Dead Redemption 2 prices: find the best RDR2 pre-order deals

We can see from the trailer that there's plenty of conflict in store for us. Rockstar Games' Red Dead Redemption 2 is just around the corner, set to be released on 26 October 2018. Following c...

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Apple Finally Announces Day It Will Probably Announce Some New iPads

Apple Finally Announces Day It Will Probably Announce Some New iPads

Press invites for the event feature various Apple logo designs, with the same handwritten-style tagline: "There's more in the making". This will mark the first Apple product introduction to take place...

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How to buy the iPhone XR unlocked

And it also comes in more colours - six to be exact, reminiscent of the iPhone 5C from 2013: white, black, blue, yellow, coral and (Product) RED. In an investor released today (via Apple Insider), K...

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Galaxy S10 vs Huawei Mate 20 Pro (Possibilities vs Reality)

Galaxy S10 vs Huawei Mate 20 Pro (Possibilities vs Reality)

The Huawei Mate 20 Series is powered by Huawei's densest and highest performing system on chip (SoC) to date - the Kirin 980 . The Mate 20 Pro features a 6.39-inch OLED display (3120 x ...

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Winamp Is Making a Return With New Full Version 6

Winamp Is Making a Return With New Full Version 6

According to Alexandre Saboundjian, the CEO of Radionomy , there will be a completely new version next year "with the legacy of Winamp but a more complete listening experience" , as TechCrunch wri...

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Hot Holiday 2018 Gift: All-New Waterproof Kindle Paperwhite

Hot Holiday 2018 Gift: All-New Waterproof Kindle Paperwhite

For the Paperwhite , this 2018 model is the 4th-generation having last been updated in 2015. The most popular Kindle is now waterproof , so you can read in even more places. It has a flush f...

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Google Pixel 3's OLED panel is LG-made, teardown reveals

Google Pixel 3's OLED panel is LG-made, teardown reveals

In line with this, Titan M enables Protected Confirmation , a new set of APIs in Android 9.0 Pie that protects critical processes. This prevents malicious software from moving your device back to o...

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How to find out if your Facebook account has been hacked

How to find out if your Facebook account has been hacked

Although Facebook mentioned that the hackers weren't able to access messages sent by these users, they did have access to messages sent to Pages those users are admins of. According to the report, t...

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Google admits building censored search engine for China - and employees are angry

Google admits building censored search engine for China - and employees are angry

According to a Wired report of the Wired 25 conference, Pichai said of the search engine: "It turns out we'll be able to serve well over 99% of the queries [that people make]". Government with our ...

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Adobe Releases 'Premiere Rush CC' Video Editor for Mac and iOS

Adobe Releases 'Premiere Rush CC' Video Editor for Mac and iOS

Rather than focusing on an individual subset of desktop features, like Adobe's existing Photoshop Fix , Express , and Mix do, the aim with this forthcoming app is to provide the full desktop Photo...

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Google's Pixel Camera Will Support External Microphones Starting This Week

Google's Pixel Camera Will Support External Microphones Starting This Week

With every downloadable phone app released that supports the feature (like Open Camera), the frustration from mobile video enthusiasts rose. With the new update, users will now be able to take advanta...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 could have a mammoth screen

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 could have a mammoth screen

On Friday, PhoneBuff shared a video comparing the battery life of the iPhone XS Max to Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 , with both phones having been put through actions to drain the battery, from placing ...

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Porsche Panamera GTS and Sport Turismo Debut with 453 Horsepower

Porsche Panamera GTS and Sport Turismo Debut with 453 Horsepower

Power is sent to all-wheels by the eight-speed PDK dual clutch gearbox. The Stuttgart-based carmaker has priced the Panamera GTS at 138,493 Euros and 141,349 Euros for the GTS Sport Turismo in...

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HMD Global launches the Nokia X7 in China

HMD Global launches the Nokia X7 in China

The Nokia X7 also has the PureDisplay technology which the company introduced with the Nokia 7 .1; It's nothing but the display on the X7 supports HDR titles. For selfies and video calling, there...

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Google to charge smartphone makers for Google Play in Europe

Google to charge smartphone makers for Google Play in Europe

Instead, they can license the Play Store, Chrome and search, and other mobile apps separately. Today, Google announced a number of licensing changes its making as a result of the European Union ...

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"Fortnite" Developer Epic Games Launches In-Game Tournaments Tomorrow

These tournaments will pair players across Fortnite and task them with earning points. Description: Participate in the first in-game tournament, spanning across several days of daily competition! ...

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"Verizon Launches Palm with small 3.3" HD Display & Android 8.1

The all-new Palm phone isn't really a smartphone but a companion phone. Analyst Ben Wood from CCS Insight said it was "certainly an ambitious move" by the San Francisco start-up, which licensed th...

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How to watch the Huawei Mate 20 Pro Live Stream

How to watch the Huawei Mate 20 Pro Live Stream

Huawei has bumped the protection of the Mate 20 Pro to IP68, so you can dunk your phone in water for a limited time and not have to worry. The Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro smartphones will ...

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Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Announce They're Expecting First Child

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Announce They're Expecting First Child

Kensington Palace has announced that Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are expecting their first baby in spring 2019. Well-wishers brought homemade signs, toys and newspaper clippings as the expe...

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Black Ops 4 Zombies is getting a lot easier with new update

Black Ops 4 Zombies is getting a lot easier with new update

The fact that Black Ops 4 and Blackout use a predictive recoil system means that players that concentrate on learning them, or at least getting a good feel for them, will have a significant advant...

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Red Dead Redemption 2's Campaign Is Around 60 Hours Long

Red Dead Redemption 2's Campaign Is Around 60 Hours Long

Including one on a train where you had to take out a group of bounty hunters. Vulture's interview is extensive, and well worth a read, including Houser reminiscing about being insulted by Burt Rey...

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A PS4 Messaging Hack is Bricking Consoles

A PS4 Messaging Hack is Bricking Consoles

According to a Reddit user, there's a new PSN messaging bug that is causing PlayStation 4s to lock up, and need a factory reset. It happened to me during Rainbow Six: Siege . As of the time of this...

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Husband spots his cheating wife and lover on Google Street View

Husband spots his cheating wife and lover on Google Street View

They later divorced due to her infidelity. The man was apparently checking the best way to reach a popular bridge in the Peruvian capital city of Lima when he spotted a familiar figure on the app's ...

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Bethesda Wants Fallout 76 to Run Forever

Bethesda Wants Fallout 76 to Run Forever

The image features Vault 76 along with locations all over the world such as Mothman Museum and Uncanny Caverns. If you thought West Virginia would be upset about being portrayed as a nuclear was...

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