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Xiaomi Mi Max 3 specs now official as phone gets announced

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 specs now official as phone gets announced

It offers 17 percent more color gamut than the Mi Max 2 . Despite the bigger screen, the Mi Max 3 is slightly narrower than the Mi Max 2 thanks to its thinner bezels. The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 flaunt...

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‘All-new Xbox hardware’ promised for Gamescom (it’s probably a gamepad)

‘All-new Xbox hardware’ promised for Gamescom (it’s probably a gamepad)

Courtesy of a blog post, Microsoft revealed that a special edition of Inside Xbox will focus on news, all-new Xbox hardware and accessories, and features on upcoming titles. Forza Horizon 4 , P...

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All Previous World of Warcraft Expansions Now Free to Subscribers

All Previous World of Warcraft Expansions Now Free to Subscribers

Since its release way back in 2004, World of Warcraft has stuck to a very familiar revenue model. "Conflict is at the heart of the Warcraft saga, and in Battle for Azeroth , tensions that have ...

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Google Assistant can now help you keep track of your day

Google Assistant can now help you keep track of your day

Google Now used to be the home for all your most useful and timely information. Google has unveiled a more proactive Assistant while also throwing in a new visual snapshot of what you should ...

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'Fortnite' 5.0 Patch Updates Include New Weapons

'Fortnite' 5.0 Patch Updates Include New Weapons

Tactical SMG has been added to the Vault. It's a quick fire, aggressive shooter that is "ideal for intense close-range battles" and should give the edge to players equipped with it. It uses light ammo...

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Samsung announces its first 8GB DDR5 RAM for mobile devices

Samsung announces its first 8GB DDR5 RAM for mobile devices

Compared to devices that use LPDDR4X chips, the 8GB LPDDR5 DRAM module offers a data rate which is up to 1.5 times faster. With the increased transfer rate, the LPDDR5 memory can send 51.2GB of data...

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No Man’s Sky finally gets multiplayer with NEXT update

No Man’s Sky finally gets multiplayer with NEXT update

The NEXT update is will add full multiplayer - both cooperative and competitive, though competitive multiplayer sounds a bit limited - the ability to play in both first- and third-person - on the gr...

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Apple Shows Off Upcoming Redhead, Bald Emoji

Apple Shows Off Upcoming Redhead, Bald Emoji

Micro-blogging site Twitter also celebrated World Emoji Day by releasing a list of top ten emojis that are mostly used on the platform which includes heart, fire, thumbs up and heart eyes. When is W...

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Galaxy Note 9 image leaks show off the upcoming Samsung flagship

Galaxy Note 9 image leaks show off the upcoming Samsung flagship

We can see a dual rear camera setup and a rear fingerprint reader, the latter of which is in a new location compared to the Note 8 . Now, two more Note9 leaks have presented themselves: a live ph...

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Beta dates announced for August

The latest in the Call of Duty franchise is giving players their own take on the battle royale genre with their upcoming " Blackout " mode and now we know when players can get their hands on it earl...

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The new MacBook Pro

The new MacBook Pro "butterfly" keyboard is likely designed for better durability

This is because Apple and Blackmagic specially designed the enclosure with a single piece of aluminium and a special cooling system, which means the eGPU runs quietly at just 18 dB. Customers runnin...

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CryptoKitties Mobile App to Debut on HTC's Flagship Phone

The upcoming device bears the HTC "Exodus" codename, but details about it are covered in mystery and the only thing that we have about this phone is a blueprint drawing. Making every phone a node of...

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Known the final design of the smartphone Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Known the final design of the smartphone Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 is expected to launch at Samsung's hotly awaited Unpacked event on 9 August. Reliable tipster Evan Blass , who regularly leaks unannounced developments through his @...

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Microsoft To Update Windows ‘Notepad App’ After Years, Teases New Features

Microsoft To Update Windows ‘Notepad App’ After Years, Teases New Features

While notepad had traditionally been a minimal way to deal with word processing, the updates add more depth to the tool. Meanwhile, improvements in Microsoft Edge include a per-site media autoplay...

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Apple Store celebrates 10TH birthday - here're some fascinating facts

Apple Store celebrates 10TH birthday - here're some fascinating facts

The Apple Watch , a line of smartwatches Apple rolled out in 2015, has driven some of this interest - downloads for fitness and wellness apps that track users' health goals rose 75 percent after th...

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Apple Updates MacBook Pro Touch Bar Models With Faster Processors, 'Quieter' Keyboard

Apple Updates MacBook Pro Touch Bar Models With Faster Processors, 'Quieter' Keyboard

For power users, the 4th-generation, quad-core Core i7 chip is just not going to cut it anymore. The 2018 MacBook Pros support up to 32GB of RAM, and they're running Intel eighth-generation Core p...

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This Is the Galaxy Note 9's New S Pen

This Is the Galaxy Note 9's New S Pen

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 surfaced again on the Web ahead of its August 9 launch . When Samsung first teased the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 or, at least, its S Pen , it led many to believe that a gold v...

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Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi's listing falls flat

Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi's listing falls flat

The Chinese company suffered a number of setbacks during its IPO journey, from being forced to jettison a plan to sell Chinese depositary receipts in Shanghai to pricing its shares at the very bottom ...

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WWE 2K19 Skipping Switch This Year

WWE 2K19 Skipping Switch This Year

Warframe is a third person sci-fi shooter, where the warframes are alien armour that now come in 35 different varieties. 2K Sports brought WWE 2K18 to Nintendo Switch previous year, but it suf...

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IOS 11.4.1 brings USB Restricted Mode but it has a bug

IOS 11.4.1 brings USB Restricted Mode but it has a bug

Significant but not listed: USB Restricted Mode, a change originally included in the iOS 12 beta that makes it more hard for anyone, including authorities, to break into the iPhone through the Light...

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Netflix launches Smart Downloads

Netflix launches Smart Downloads

Since 2016, Netflix has allowed members to download content and watch it offline when there is no internet signal. Note that the Smart Downloads feature is activated only when you're using Wi-Fi,...

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"Microsoft Surface Go Windows 10 Tablet with 10" Display Launched for $399

Microsoft quietly launched its Surface Go today , a 2:1 that's aimed towards the education sector. An LTE variant of the Surface Go is planned and will be arriving later this year. It runs a full ...

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IHOP flips back to pancakes, drops IHOb name

IHOP flips back to pancakes, drops IHOb name

The giveaway is in celebration of its 60th birthday. "We had to make a bold move to get people to be willing to talk about us for something other than breakfast food", Rebelez said in early June. Th...

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Samsung’s new India phone factory is ‘world’s largest’

Samsung’s new India phone factory is ‘world’s largest’

Eagerly await Prime Minister Modi's visit to South Korea in 2020: South Korean President Moon Jae-in at joint press statement with Prime Minister Modi. Built in 1996, the Noida factory was one of th...

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Your smartphone's not listening to you, but it's recording your screen

Your smartphone's not listening to you, but it's recording your screen

Research from Northeastern University found that several Android apps share screenshots and videos of user app activity with third parties, without user consent. Other sub-par practices noted by the...

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European Parliament rejects EU copyright law

European Parliament rejects EU copyright law

The directive's other controversial article introduced an option for European Union states to require online aggregators to compensate publishers for reproducing parts of their news and information....

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Google's controversial human sounding AI is being tested for call centres

Google's controversial human sounding AI is being tested for call centres

Now, Google is looking to partner with companies that want to use its human-sounding Duplex AI for tasks such as fielding customer service calls or telemarketing , according to a report by The Inf...

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The OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T will support Project Treble after all

The OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T will support Project Treble after all

Yes, OnePlus has now rolled out Project Treble support for the OnePlus 5 and 5T officially. OnePlus says that users who were not running the earlier Open Beta 12 for OnePlus 5 and Ope...

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Fortnite Confirms Playground Mode Will Be Permanent, Not a Limited Time Mode

Fortnite Confirms Playground Mode Will Be Permanent, Not a Limited Time Mode

At its core, the mode is a private space where up to four players can interact independently of others. Next week, Playground mode will go offline, with plans to return it to the playlist momentar...

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Intel denies halting production of 5G modems following Apple snub

Intel denies halting production of 5G modems following Apple snub

While Apple wasn't to be the only customer for 5G modems , the company was, the leaks suggest, the "main volume driver" for the "Sunny Peak" component. The iPhone maker might be taking a different st...

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