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Hi-Tech Leaks point to deep blue Galaxy Note 8, slick LG V30
Author: 0 Leaks point to deep blue Galaxy Note 8, slick LG V30

The dual rear cameras are placed in nearly the same setup like what we saw in the LG V20, along with LED flash and autofocus sensor. The LED flash also seems to be accompanied by the laser autofocus module, as pointed out by Android Central .

Hi-Tech Google targets areas with poor net connectivity with 'Search Lite' app
Author: 0 Google targets areas with poor net connectivity with 'Search Lite' app

It also has features that work offline. Google Search Lite provides an entirely different landing page compared to what you see when launching the regular search app. However, there are noticeable differences in how you may use Search Lite and the main Search app separately. It's unclear how the lite version of the app will affect web SEO efforts, but it is likely to benefit lightweight websites.

Hi-Tech PS4 system 5.00 beta out for select users, adds new features
Author: 0 PS4 system 5.00 beta out for select users, adds new features

Meanwhile, you'll also be able to create and edit custom lists of your friends . The Family on PSN feature will allow families to set up their own PSN accounts for kids with customized parental controls, such as the promotion of adults between accounts to customize children's parental control settings.

Hi-Tech Google Docs gets more collaborative features in the new update
Author: 0 Google Docs gets more collaborative features in the new update

Google has announced new features to improve version control, more preview options, and manage changes. This will also give team leaders a historical record of the team's progress and contribution. The new Google upgrade brings these two functions together. "Teams use templates in Docs and Sheets to save time on formatting". And to address issues and increase the efficiency of work, Google introduces a new set of editing tool features.

Hi-Tech Google Pixel 2 Spotted in FCC Listings with Android 8.0.1
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 Spotted in FCC Listings with Android 8.0.1

In another screenshot showing the device's status menu, the storage section confirms that 50.66GB remains free after filling 21% of the phone's internal memory - a reading that lends credence to reports that the Pixel 2 will include 64GB storage as standard.

Hi-Tech Microsoft blamed Intel's Skylake CPU for Surface Pro driver problems
Author: 0 Microsoft blamed Intel's Skylake CPU for Surface Pro driver problems

Some Surface users feel Microsoft has been slow to publicly acknowledge these issues and not clear enough about plans to remedy them. Written by Panay , it includes actual return rates for the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book, provides the figure missing from his "significantly lower" public claim.

Hi-Tech Snap Grows Daily Users to 173 Million, But Delivers Disappointing Earnings
Author: 0 Snap Grows Daily Users to 173 Million, But Delivers Disappointing Earnings

Global X Management Co. Snap Inc . operates as a camera company. It is clear to see the upper red resistance line and the lower green support line which will be penetrated when shares open for trading on Friday morning. Several research firms have commented on SNAP . Canaccord Genuity restated a "hold" rating and set a $22.00 target price on shares of Snap in a report on Friday, May 12th.

Hi-Tech Consumer Reports stops recommending Surface mobile devices
Author: 0 Consumer Reports stops recommending Surface mobile devices

In addition, the choice to omit a Thunderbolt 3 from the Surface Pro would be regarded as a awful move from Microsoft because apart from the spec bump, there was nothing different being marketed about the 2-in-1. Meantime, if you are shopping for a student right now, you may be interested in know that Apple's MacBooks and iPads came out on top in Consumer Reports' survey.

Author: 0 Google Memo Gets Author Fired And Sparks Tech Diversity Talks

That sentence doesn't really begin to cover what has happened with Google's firing of a top employee over an internal memo he wrote discussing how biological differences might affect their workplace. "Why can't a woman just be skilled at what she does and actually not play some other role you're expecting her to?" " Google's Ideological Echo Chamber " criticizes Google's " diversity and inclusion" initiatives, such as programs that are aimed specifically at women and under-represented ...

Hi-Tech Playstation 4 5.0 Update Will Allow 1080-60 Twitch Streaming, And More
Author: 0 Playstation 4 5.0 Update Will Allow 1080-60 Twitch Streaming, And More

However, a number of these changes are still going to be exclusive; for instance, the 1080p resolution 60 frames per second Twitch streaming will only be available to those that own an up-to-date Playstation 4 Pro, so if you own a regular Playstation 4, your streaming will be at a lower quality.

Hi-Tech Disney unveils sculpture in honor of Nebraska boy killed by alligator
Author: 0 Disney unveils sculpture in honor of Nebraska boy killed by alligator

The company announced in June plans to build the gold and blue statue. Disney said it erected the sculpture to spread awareness of the family's foundation. Witnesses tried to save him. In the accompanying message it said the statue was "created to honour our loving boy Lane". Signs at other Walt Disney World bodies of water did caution visitors about alligators and snakes.

Hi-Tech The Spotify app is officially available on Xbox One
Author: 0 The Spotify app is officially available on Xbox One

On Xbox One, as you will see in the gallery images, it is a much cleaner interface focused on the music, playlists, and discovery features. The Spotify app for the Xbox One will be available today for download from the Xbox Store; the app is already visible but some users are reporting that the download isn't live just yet.

Hi-Tech 12-year jail for Samsung heir sought over bribery
Author: 0 12-year jail for Samsung heir sought over bribery

Jay Y. Lee has been in detention since February , on trial for charges ranging from embezzlement to perjury, in a scandal that gripped the country for months and led to the ouster of former president Park Geun-hye. Lee has denied all charges. The prosecutor also accused Samsung officials of lying in their testimonies to protect Lee. It is alleged he made a large donation in exchange for government support of a merger of two Samsung subsidiaries.

Hi-Tech Smaller Google Pixel to retain thick bezels this year
Author: 0 Smaller Google Pixel to retain thick bezels this year

But what about the HTC-made Pixel 2 , the smaller of the new Pixel line-up? We have seen Google doing wonders with the 2016 Pixel cameras and it seems that Google will be breaking the walls again to create new Imaging Standards with the Pixel 2 .

Author: 0 Spotify to release Xbox One app soon

Microsoft is also planning a number of dashboard enhancements to the Xbox One in the coming months, in the lead up to the new Xbox One X console. If the service is indeed coming to the Xbox One, after all the Windows 10 app was recently converted to a Universal Windows Program, it will give users yet another option for streaming music on the console alongside Microsoft's Xbox Music, and Pandora.

Hi-Tech Google Updates Play Store Algorithms To Reward App Quality
Author: 0 Google Updates Play Store Algorithms To Reward App Quality

Let us take an example, among the other things; it will take into attention things like app collisions, battery usage and how many uninstalls the app has. It offers the example of Basuu which managed to increase its rating from 4.1 to 4.5 star exclusively by focusing on app performance. This change is just a further indication of an overall shift in search ranking priority criteria that began years ago with Google's Panda algorithm : Quality content is what really matters.

Hi-Tech Need a New Microsoft Gadget? Upgrade With 'Surface Plus'
Author: 0 Need a New Microsoft Gadget? Upgrade With 'Surface Plus'

In addition to the Surface Laptop and Surface Pro , Microsoft's new Pen is also compatible with the Surface 3, Pro 3, Pro 4, Book and Studio. To align with the back to school theme, the company also announced a new Surface Plus program, a financing program to help students and businesses take advantage of Microsoft Surface.

Hi-Tech Final Fantasy XV Magitek Exosuits Ready For Use In July's Free Update
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV Magitek Exosuits Ready For Use In July's Free Update

If you didn't get a chance to play it over the holiday, this cheery little festival throws you back into Altissia for a bunch of mini-games, prizes and plenty of awkward dancing with Moogles and Chocobos. There's also a new Cross Chain collaboration system , which allows players to severely damage strong, defensive enemies by increasing the number of linked attacks.

Hi-Tech PlayStation sales rose 5.4% in Q1, but operating income dropped by 59.7%
Author: 0 PlayStation sales rose 5.4% in Q1, but operating income dropped by 59.7%

Sony Pictures Television Networks, the Culver City, California-based unit of the consumer electronics group, paid $143 million for a 95 percent stake in Funimation, Sony said in a statement and regulatory filing Monday. Under the new pricing structure, the cost of an annual membership will increase by a quarter from its current £39.99 level to £49.99; the cost of a quarterly membership will increase by the same proportion, going from £14.99 to £19.99, while the fee for those choosing to play ...

Hi-Tech Apple removes apps from China store that help Internet users evade censorship
Author: 0 Apple removes apps from China store that help Internet users evade censorship

One firm, ExpressVPN , published a blog containing a letter allegedly from Apple which explained that the software had been removed from the store on the basis it included content that is illegal on the mainland. Another company, Star VPN , also announced it had been contacted by Apple with the same notice. When contacted by The New York Times , the paper reports, "An Apple spokeswoman declined to comment about the removals".

Hi-Tech Microsoft expands bug bounty program
Author: 0 Microsoft expands bug bounty program

The other focus areas include "Mitigation Bypass " (things that break Microsoft's security sandboxing), "Windows Defender Application Guard ", "Microsoft Edge " and " Windows Insider Preview ". "All security bugs are important to us and we request you report all security bugs to [ email protected ] via Coordinated Vulnerability Disclosure policy".

Hi-Tech NSAs of China, India meet amid Sikkim impasse
Author: 0 NSAs of China, India meet amid Sikkim impasse

Yang met senior security officials from South Africa and Brazil , besides India , at the summit. Details of their discussions were not immediately available but a brief readout from the Chinese side said Yang brought up "bilateral issues" and "major problems" during the meeting.

Hi-Tech Whatsapp reaches 1 billion daily active users; Calculations
Author: 0 Whatsapp reaches 1 billion daily active users; Calculations

WhatsApp in their official blog post announced: "Just previous year, we shared that one billion people around the world use WhatsApp every month". It now has 1 billion DAUs and 1.3 monthly active users for its core messaging app. According to the company the app is used in more than 60 languages.

Hi-Tech Roomba Wants to Sell a Map of Your Home
Author: 0 Roomba Wants to Sell a Map of Your Home

Angel said users would need to opt-in to share home mapping data , but didn't detail how that opt-in would take place. The Roomba 900 Series offers a Clean Map Report , which maps your home as it vacuums, improving its movement and telling you how well it cleaned.

Hi-Tech Is the end near for MS Paint?
Author: 0 Is the end near for MS Paint?

Yesterday , we brought you the sad news that Microsoft had pulled its support for MS Paint after 32 years. "Today, we've seen an incredible outpouring of support and nostalgia around MS Paint", the company said in a statement . Those that want to download the app will be able to do so for free. It has been installed with every version of Windows since. Fans of Microsoft's long-standing Paint program are suddenly feeling very blue.

Author: 0 Charlie Gard's parents ask court to let him die at home

Minutes earlier, a lawyer for the couple accused Great Ormond Street Hospital of placing obstacles in the way of Charlie being taken home for his final moments. Offers of help for Charlie came from Dr. Michio Hirano, a neurology expert at New York's Columbia Medical Center and from the Vatican's Babino Gesu pediatric hospital.

Hi-Tech Kerala High Court rejects actor Dileep's bail plea
Author: 0 Kerala High Court rejects actor Dileep's bail plea

He also added that Dileep could influence the witnesses from the Malyalam fim industry and sabotage the investigation and trial. Thereafter, the first accused entered the vehicle and sexually molested her in the moving vehicle. The prosecution opposed the bail plea strongly saying that the investigation is progressing in the right direction and that allowing him bail at this crucial juncture would affect further evidence collection, including the original phone and memory card used to record ...

Hi-Tech Google to add 'news feed' to website and app
Author: 0 Google to add 'news feed' to website and app

The extraordinary popularity of mobile devices among Google's services prompted the company to launch its Pixel phone previous year. Google says it will take into account your interest level, feeding your obsessions more frequently than your passing fancies.

Hi-Tech Sears to sell Alexa-enabled appliances on Amazon; stock jumps 8%
Author: 0 Sears to sell Alexa-enabled appliances on Amazon; stock jumps 8%

Sears Holdings Corp . said Thursday that it has launched Kenmore appliances on Amazon .com Inc., including Alexa-enabled smart appliances. As the company has struggled to keep their branches running and profitable, it led the CEO to close down many branches as it had already went from 3,500 to 651 in just the past 6 years due to real estate struggles.

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