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Electronics Huawei P30 Pro new DxOMark king, dethrones Huawei’s 2018 flagships
Author: 0 Huawei P30 Pro new DxOMark king, dethrones Huawei’s 2018 flagships

The quad cameras on the P30 Pro matches the four lenses on the Galaxy S10 5G and improves upon the triple lenses on Huawei's own P20 Pro and Mate 20 Pro from 2018. This year also sees the introduction of a "dewdrop" notch - this sits in the middle of the top of the screen and is created to use as little as possible of the screen space.

Electronics Microsoft renames Windows Defender, brings it to the Mac
Author: 0 Microsoft renames Windows Defender, brings it to the Mac

For businesses, a limited preview would be available for trying out the anti-virus protection in environments that have both Windows PCs and Macs. Announced in a blog post today (March 21), Microsoft Defender scans for malware, with options for full scans, quick scans and scans of specific directories.

Electronics Steam Library Redesign, Events Page Out This Summer
Author: 0 Steam Library Redesign, Events Page Out This Summer

That's not the only change coming to the Steam Library, however; the new UI also shows a friend's list with details on what they're now playing, making it easier to fire up a game and join them. Players can also set a reminder for current and future events via external applications or on Steam itself. Basically, it will allow you to see what's "happening" in the games you play.

Electronics What We’d Like to See From PlayStation State of Play
Author: 0 What We’d Like to See From PlayStation State of Play

Typically, similar Nintendo Directs and episodes of "Inside Xbox" have featured runtimes varying from 15 minutes to over an hour, so we'll have to wait for the first installment of " State of Play " to set the tone. As you may already know, Nintendo has been doing events like this (called Nintendo Directs) for years to great success and it looks like Sony's finally catching on.

Electronics Epic, Humble Store partner for game sales, including exclusives
Author: 0 Epic, Humble Store partner for game sales, including exclusives

Games like Obsidian's upcoming FPS RPG The Outer Worlds , which was on Steam's storefront for months after its reveal , are now marked for the Epic Store instead of Steam . One of the great things about GDC is that it lets us in on some very exciting development tech that will inevitably end up in the games we play. "Our goal is not to build another walled garden", Epic Games Store Head Steve Allison said on stage.

Electronics Oculus Rift S Specs, Price, and Release Window Announced at GDC
Author: 0 Oculus Rift S Specs, Price, and Release Window Announced at GDC

I spent some time with the Oculus Rift S playing viking action game Asgard's Wrath as well as the colorful and quirky Vacation Simulator, and the experience was great - if not a bit familiar. In fact, the Rift S already does improve on this, in one critical way - no more external cameras. The biggest change is a switch from external tracking stations to the Oculus Insight inside-out tracking originally developed for the Oculus Quest , meaning that there's no longer a need to set up ...

Electronics Need a Reservation? Google Duplex Can Do It in 43 States
Author: 0 Need a Reservation? Google Duplex Can Do It in 43 States

Due to individual State laws surrounding the consent of calls being recorded, Google was not able to make the feature available in those last few States, at least not right now. First of all, you have to provide the restaurant name, along with the intended date and time for the reservation. It can also ask basic information about the business such as whether or not the business is open for a holiday or if the hours arent listed on Google Maps.

Electronics Nokia 9 PureView latest update improves imaging capabilities
Author: 0 Nokia 9 PureView latest update improves imaging capabilities

The smartphone will be $100 cheaper until March 10 when its price tag will go up to $699. It's the flagship device from HMD Global and also the industry's first smartphone with five rear cameras. You can order the new Nokia 9 PureView here. Up front, there is a 20-megapixel camera for capturing selfies. The camera setup houses three monochrome and two RGB lenses - all with the same f/1.8 aperture.

Electronics USB 4 Debuts With Twice the Throughput and Thunderbolt 3 Support
Author: 0 USB 4 Debuts With Twice the Throughput and Thunderbolt 3 Support

However, there is a bit of a sour note becuase that's exactly the same speed as Thunderbolt 3, meaning that there will be no enhancement for current Thunderbolt 3 devotees on a standard that will be several years old already. That tight level of integration builds upon the existing Thunderbolt 3 support in Windows 10 and macOS. Intel is wise to open up its Thunderbolt protocol, as it will make it available to more users - an essential step for its continued success.

Electronics PEGI Rates Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Campaign Remastered
Author: 0 PEGI Rates Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Campaign Remastered

A listing for a remastered version of the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 campaign has been spotted on the Pan European Game Information board ( PEGI) website . "Experience gripping and heart-racing action as you face off against a new threat dedicated to bringing the world to the brink of collapse", reads the official game description.

Electronics Huawei’s foldable phone vs Samsung’s: What’s hype, what’s real?
Author: 0 Huawei’s foldable phone vs Samsung’s: What’s hype, what’s real?

The same way Apple revealed a concept of foldable iPhones, its the exact phase that Huawei's Mate X has pimped off 3 cool screens that stretch into a 7.3-inch tablet once unfolded. Taking little cues from the Mate X , it looks like Oppo's foldable phone has a bigger screen when it opens up to a tablet. This grip also houses a triple camera setup and their accompanying flash, which allows users to flip the screen immediately to take selfies.

Electronics You can now merge your Fortnite accounts to share your V
Author: 0 You can now merge your Fortnite accounts to share your V

Epic said it takes two weeks for in-game items and V-Bucks to transfer from the secondary account to your primary account . Fortnite's account merging on console is now live, and here's how to do it. You'll see a countdown timer in-game that shows you how long you have left to wait. When you do this anything you've bought in the secondary account like V-bucks and cosmetic items will be transferred to the main profile.

Electronics Moto G7 Play review
Author: 0 Moto G7 Play review

The Moto G-series, a fan-favorite mid-ranger for years, is entering its seventh generation. Previously, the fingerprint sensor was on the front of the Moto G6 Play so we're pleased to see it repositioned, allowing for slightly slimmer bezels on the front, though the chin does seem larger than the other Moto G7 devices despite them all featuring the Motorola logo at the bottom of the screen.

Electronics Wells Fargo blames power shutdown for nationwide outage affecting thousands of users
Author: 0 Wells Fargo blames power shutdown for nationwide outage affecting thousands of users

The company on Twitter apologized to its customers and asked for patience while it once again sorted out the issue. We apologize for the inconvenience. It tweeted earlier that it is working to restore service "as soon as possible". The outage comes after a series of scandals at the bank, including bank practices such as phony accounts and manipulative sales practices.

Electronics Mario Kart Tour has been delayed
Author: 0 Mario Kart Tour has been delayed

The Switch's current lifetime total is 32.27 million, and since it only came out two years ago that means it's now beating the sales trajectories of not just the Xbox 360 but every PlayStation console ever. On mobile devices, Nintendo is still going very slow, though they did see the launch of Dragalia Lost. Naturally, third-party titles are also part of this push.

Electronics Fortnite adds Bluetooth controller support on mobile
Author: 0 Fortnite adds Bluetooth controller support on mobile

Fortnite will support a number of Android Bluetooth controller adapters, including: Steelseries Stratus XL , Xbox1, Gamevice , Moto Gamepad and Razer Raiju . Also, when a controller will be attached to your device, vibration will be disabled. So, overall this update is a complete package with some great additions in the game.

Electronics Resident Evil 2 Launch Trailer Looks Awesome Ahead of Massively Anticipated Release
Author: 0 Resident Evil 2 Launch Trailer Looks Awesome Ahead of Massively Anticipated Release

The first volume will include two new playable characters, namely the mayor's daughter Katherine and a USS member called Robert Kendo, and there will also be at least one new enemy type that doesn't appear in the main game. I'd be interested to know how many unique individuals played the demo , but seeing as how many players made duplicate accounts to bypass the demo's one-shot rule, we'll probably never know.

Electronics Google Maps speed limit signs appear in more United States cities
Author: 0 Google Maps speed limit signs appear in more United States cities

This new feature will allow you to avoid speeding ticket. But with upwards of 2.1 million apps on Google Play, sometimes things slip through the cracks, which seems precisely how at least 19 different free navigation apps were found to actually be knock-offs based on Google Maps saddled with an extra layer of ads.

Electronics Mortal Kombat 11 - Watch the first brutal gameplay trailer right here
Author: 0 Mortal Kombat 11 - Watch the first brutal gameplay trailer right here

NetherRealm Studios is now in London and Los Angeles, where invited guests will be getting the world's first hands-on of the fighting game. The reveal event begins at 1.30pm ET/6.30pm GMT. This starts with different skins, or outfits, for each character, and the characters also have three costume pieces. Needless to say, this will include Mortal Kombat 11 gameplay, as well as a roster reveal and more.

Electronics Samsung Bixby 2.0 will bring back support for Google apps
Author: 0 Samsung Bixby 2.0 will bring back support for Google apps

Google's also making changes to how Google Assistant handles messaging. So you could ask the Google Assistant via another device, to play a playlist from Google Play Music on your Sonos Beam. Smart Assistant speakers are going to rule the market in coming days and the recent report of device sales gives a great indication towards it. And it's really similar to what Amazon is doing with the Alexa Connect Kit .

Electronics Apple will tweak Chinese iPhones to comply with Qualcomm patent ruling
Author: 0 Apple will tweak Chinese iPhones to comply with Qualcomm patent ruling

In an attempt to comply with a Chinese court's recent ban on older iPhone models, Apple will issue a software update to iPhone units in China, according to Reuters . As a result, Apple announced a few hours ago that it will launch a software update to resolve any possible patent infringement. Recently, a Chinese court ruled in favour of Qualcomm, which claimed Apple infringed on a couple of its patents.

Electronics OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition to launch in India today
Author: 0 OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition to launch in India today

This is created to represent the speedtail left when a McLaren vehicle races past - traditionally, McLaren has used orange as the colour for its race cars. The McLaren Edition will be the most expensive phone ever released by OnePlus. One of the differentiating features on the McLaren Edition is the packaging - the device comes in an orange box packed with goodies.

Electronics Google rebrands Project Fi, offers deals on all phones (Pixel 3 included)
Author: 0 Google rebrands Project Fi, offers deals on all phones (Pixel 3 included)

Since this marks the first time Fi is available on an iPhone, there's also a new iOS app . iPhones will need iOS 11 or higher, and Android devices will need Android 7.0 or higher and bands 2 and 4. Google has had its own MVNO wireless service option for quite awhile now, but its selection of devices has been pretty limited. Past year the company started adding support for some Android One devices including the Moto X4 .

Electronics More photos of Pixel 3 Lite leak online
Author: 0 More photos of Pixel 3 Lite leak online

Now that a Google Pixel 3 Lite may be on the horizon, it's time for the leaks to spin back up, and this scaled back version of the Pixel 3 is still getting leaked like insane. We can see that the Pixel 3 Lite's 5.56-inch display fits nicely between the iPhone XS and iPhone XR, for instance, even if it does have the bigger bezels on the top and bottom.

Electronics Sony has sold 86.1 million PlayStation 4 consoles
Author: 0 Sony has sold 86.1 million PlayStation 4 consoles

It has been five years since we first picked up our PS4 at a midnight opening at our local specialist retailer, and what a half-decade it has been since then. Better yet, all the bundles include the 1TB model of Xbox One, which is significantly more accommodating for your library of games and their large install sizes than the standard 500GB variants.

Electronics Samsung Galaxy J4 Core is the company's second Android Go phone
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J4 Core is the company's second Android Go phone

Also in the mix were Google Engineer Adrian Roos and Samsung Engineering Director Jisun Park. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, SmartThings offers a connected experience in a single app, bringing IoT into the smart home, the vehicle, office and everywhere in between, the company said.

Electronics Apple slashes iPhone XR production orders as demand fails to meet expectations
Author: 0 Apple slashes iPhone XR production orders as demand fails to meet expectations

Apple's Asian supplier and assembler stocks fell on Tuesday on a media report that the iPhone maker had told its smartphone assemblers to halt plans for additional production lines dedicated to its new iPhone XR . Meanwhile, Pegatron, which is another key partner of the Cupertino-based tech giant, has had to "suspend plans to ramp up production", now "awaiting further instructions", according to supply chain sources that are typically right about these things.

Electronics OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple variant launches in China
Author: 0 OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple variant launches in China

The OnePlus flagship had been globally launched late last month, and have been on sale in India in two colour variants: Midnight Black and Twilight Black. There's also a special Marvel Avengers edition of OnePlus 6 . The OnePlus 6T also comes with a "teardrop' notch, which makes it better-looking than the OnePlus 6, though that's all a matter of taste".

Electronics Destiny 2’s PC Version Is Entirely Free for a Limited Time
Author: 0 Destiny 2’s PC Version Is Entirely Free for a Limited Time

For those new members on Battle.net will have the opportunity to claim Destiny 2 as a " free gift". In addition, Destiny 2 also have two previous expansions and the recently released Forsaken pack. But Blizzard is having a limited-time event - running from now until November 18, 2018 - where PC gamers can download Destiny 2 for free from Battle.net.

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