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Hi-Tech Apple's iPhone X may be the toughest iPhone of all time
Author: 0 Apple's iPhone X may be the toughest iPhone of all time

Apple touts that the iPhone X has "the most durable glass ever in a smartphone", but glass is glass after all and it's bound to break, shatter, or crack at some point. If you want a full breakdown of exactly how fragile the iPhone X is, take a look at their breakability test below and keep your new smartphone close to your chest! Jerry's unable to bend the iPhone X, which means it's safe for skinny jeans.

Hi-Tech HTC to deliver 5 or 6 phones in 2018
Author: 0 HTC to deliver 5 or 6 phones in 2018

U11 Life will ship with Android 7.1 Nougat OS and " HTC Sense" in the United States and the latest Android 8.0 Oreo in other markets (with stock Android). The HTC U11 Plus wasn't the only phone announced by the company. But while the HTC U11 Life does not include a 3.5mm headphone jack, the Moto X4 does.

Hi-Tech SoftBank linked to Charter talks as doubts cast on Sprint/T-Mobile tie-up
Author: 0 SoftBank linked to Charter talks as doubts cast on Sprint/T-Mobile tie-up

Sprint Corp and T-Mobile USA Inc said on Saturday that they officially broke off merger negotiations, ending months of back-and-forth talks that would have created the third-biggest US wireless provider. Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son personally approached Charter about a merger, and talks at this point are reported to be strictly exploratory and preliminary in nature, but include a number of higher-ups from both companies.

Hi-Tech Twitter takes security measures after 'rogue' employee disables Donald Trump's account
Author: 0 Twitter takes security measures after 'rogue' employee disables Donald Trump's account

Twitter users expressed shock regarding the temporary suspension of President Trump's account . "At a high level, this implies a level of complacency, that organizations generally are perhaps trying to convince themselves they have technology risk managed", said Yvette Connor, chief risk officer at Focal Point Data Risk, which consults with boards and executives on technology security.

Author: 0 The Weeknd Adopts a Dog Post-Breakup from Selena Gomez

The Weeknd welcomed a new four-legged friend into his inner circle days following news of his breakup with girlfriend Selena Gomez after 10 months of dating. They think he caused Selena a lot of grief. " Justin basically has been asking her for her forgiveness this whole time", the source added. But unlike Justin and Britney (as much as we still hold out hope), it seems like these two pop sensations may be destined for each other.

Hi-Tech 2 dead, 1 injured in shooting at a Colorado Walmart
Author: 0 2 dead, 1 injured in shooting at a Colorado Walmart

Police said Ostrem walked into the south doors of the Walmart store at 9900 Grant St. around 6:10 p.m. Wednesday and "nonchalantly" opened fire. Thornton police are searching for 47-year-old Scott Ostrem, who they say fled in a vehicle before officers arrived.

Hi-Tech Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate is a great goodbye
Author: 0 Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate is a great goodbye

The black colouring is accented by copper around the front intake, side sill and and on the rear diffusor. Christian Marti, Aston Martin vice president and chief sales officer, said: "Since the Vanquish was first introduced it immediately established itself as the pinnacle of our series production range".

Hi-Tech Sony's Paris Games Week press conference highlights
Author: 0 Sony's Paris Games Week press conference highlights

Far Cry 5 is set to release on February 27th, 2018. Sony announced that Call of Duty: WWII is getting its first map pack, The Resistance, on January 30. Apparently players will play as a robot in the game that can make choices. During this period, I wrote a book about Spelunky's development and my design philosophies, but mostly I spent time with my wife and daughter.

Hi-Tech Sucker Punch's New Game Announced; Titled Ghost of Tsushima
Author: 0 Sucker Punch's New Game Announced; Titled Ghost of Tsushima

And last but not least rom Naughty Dog The Last of Us Part II Received a brand new trailer after keeping the game on the lay low for quite sometime now after it's announcement. Capcom's Monster hunter World revealed that in preparation for the game's release they have an incoming beta for PS Plus along with the reveal that Aloy from Horizon Zero Dawn will be featured in the game.

Hi-Tech YouTube TV App Heads to Your Living Room Big Screen
Author: 0 YouTube TV App Heads to Your Living Room Big Screen

The app will not just be limited to Android TV boxes like NVIDIA Shield TV or Nexus player , Google will also make it available on smart TVs including LG, Sony, and Samsung. Since YouTube TV will be integrated into the above devices, you will be able to use your TV's remote control or your Xbox One wireless controller to browse and search for content instead of having to rely on your smartphone or tablet.

Hi-Tech Metal Gear Survive and its ironic title will launch February 20
Author: 0 Metal Gear Survive and its ironic title will launch February 20

The pre-order bonuses include gold-skinned version of four melee weapons-a baseball bat, sledgehammer, machete, and spear-and scarves in four colors. Players will take on the role of a soldier as they try to escape from this unusual dimension, scavenging materials to build weapons, gear, buildings and more along the way.

Author: 0 Injustice 2 Announced for PC, Open Beta Beginning Tomorrow

However, hopefully Warner Bros and NetherRealm Studios will give out some information on how to participate in the beta. With the best story mode ever seen in a fighter and some of the best facial expressions seen in a video game period, this is quite the boon for PC gamers.

Hi-Tech Android Oreo 8.0 Rolling Out To Sony Xperia XZ Premium
Author: 0 Android Oreo 8.0 Rolling Out To Sony Xperia XZ Premium

The Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact , which already run Oreo, should receive the fix by the end of November. Android 8.0 Oreo should come in stages across the world. To start with, with the latest update users will get different features like 3D Creator , predictive capture (smile ), autofocus burst , improved sound quality and app shortcuts .

Hi-Tech Facebook rolls latest update for Messenger, signs new deal with PayPal
Author: 0 Facebook rolls latest update for Messenger, signs new deal with PayPal

Basically, this means that PayPal customers will be able to receive payment and account support directly in Messenger . The new PayPal payment feature is locked to the U.S. When chatting on Messenger , one can tap on the blue plus icon and select the green payments button to quickly send or request money. PayPal's new chatbot also shows how new tech capabilities can handle more complex requests from users aside from simple notifications.

Hi-Tech Lyft announces $1 billion funding round led by Google investment fund
Author: 0 Lyft announces $1 billion funding round led by Google investment fund

The company was reported to be raising a new $1 billion round , with Alphabet involved, back in September. It's already clear that Alphabet is interested in self-driving cars, as the company owns Waymo . David Drummond , an SVP at Alphabet , left Uber's board in 2016 citing "the overlap between the two companies". As Axios's Dan Primack reports, Uber's most recent formal report placed its valuation around $60 billion, but SoftBank originally proposed pricing Uber as low as $50 ...

Hi-Tech Nintendo nabs two-thirds of monthly game hardware sales thanks to Switch
Author: 0 Nintendo nabs two-thirds of monthly game hardware sales thanks to Switch

Up until now, the Capture Button on the left Joy-Con controller has only been able to take screenshots but you can now use it to show off videos of your gameplay. Nintendo has managed to lead the industry in video game hardware sales - by a wide margin - for September, which is a very promising sign going into the holiday shopping season.

Hi-Tech New feature by Google Photos now recognizes your pets
Author: 0 New feature by Google Photos now recognizes your pets

After singling out the images, you can also take things to the next level by naming your dog in the app. Pet owners with smartphones usually have the same trouble - their photo libraries are overflowing with images of their four-legged family members captured in all sorts of places, positions and situations.

Hi-Tech Lake Pontchartrain oil platform fire extinguished; search continues for missing worker
Author: 0 Lake Pontchartrain oil platform fire extinguished; search continues for missing worker

Officials have said the fire erupted Sunday night, burning natural gas that powers some of the platform's equipment. The Coast Guard will be conducting a water quality evaluation as well as the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation. The Deputy head of the administration of Jefferson parish also reported that the incident injured seven people. Arson investigators will determine the cause after the fire has burned out.

Hi-Tech Facebook gets real about broadening virtual reality's appeal
Author: 0 Facebook gets real about broadening virtual reality's appeal

You can invite friends to visit and check out your Home, of course, and Oculus says it's looking into other ways you can hang with your virtual buddies in the future. This kind of content isn't much different from what similar headsets offer already, and those haven't exactly taken the world by storm. The new headset is made of a new breathable cloth, for improved comfort, and the Go can be used with glasses.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Active to Launch on T-Mobile Soon

Storage: Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017) comes with 8GB of internal storage, which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. While Mumbai-based offline retailer Mahesh Telecom had stated Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017) is priced at Rs. This news comes from Twitter leaker Ice Universe , who simply says that the "Galaxy S9 will use 3D sensor front camera ". Samsung announces Galaxy J2 (2017) earlier this week in India.

Hi-Tech Pre-release Google Home Mini goes rogue, starts recording 24/7
Author: 0 Pre-release Google Home Mini goes rogue, starts recording 24/7

A major flaw has been detected in the newly-unveiled Google Home Mini speaker that allows it to secretly record conversations without users knowing. The Home Mini costs a mere $50, though, and includes nearly all the features of the larger Home. If you're unsure why a self-activating Home Mini meant Russakovskii's bathroom activity was recorded: everything you say to Google Assistant across the company's devices is recorded and stored in Google's servers, unless you explicitly ...

Hi-Tech Windows Phone just died (again)
Author: 0 Windows Phone just died (again)

It's official: Microsoft is no longer focusing on the Windows 10 Mobile platform. In a series of tweets , Belfiore detailed how the operating system would enter servicing mode - that means bug fixes and security updates, but no new features.

Author: 0 Google launches Google Home Min and Max

Here it is plugged in. The Max is an enhanced version of Google Home with stereo speakers , and positioned very much as a rival to the Apple HomePod . The back panel is made from rigid polycarbonate, giving the large block some stability. At $49, it'll square up against Amazon's Dot, but like the Dot, it will act as a gateway smart speaker for those not willing to throw down bigger sums of money.

Hi-Tech Land Rover's new Range Rover Sport is its first plug-in hybrid
Author: 0 Land Rover's new Range Rover Sport is its first plug-in hybrid

JLR UK managing director Jeremy Hicks added: "The current Range Rover Sport has performed exceptionally well in the UK market since it was introduced in 2013 selling just shy of 50,000 vehicles to date". A "Save" function will keep the battery topped up to a preset level, while "Predictive Energy Optimisation" uses data from the sat nav's GPS system to maximise economy over hills.

Hi-Tech Senate Intel: 'General Consensus' Is To 'Trust' IC Assessment Of Russia Meddling
Author: 0 Senate Intel: 'General Consensus' Is To 'Trust' IC Assessment Of Russia Meddling

Burr said many social-media companies did not take seriously the threat by Russian Federation to influence the democratic process ahead of the elections, and added that officials from Google, Twitter, and Facebook will appear in a public hearing "so that Americans can hear how they are going to protect [the election process in the future] and know whether an ad was generated by a foreign entity".

Hi-Tech Great Games Missing from the SNES Classic
Author: 0 Great Games Missing from the SNES Classic

Oh you mean like releasing a new version of the NES back in November 2016 and seeing it fly off store shelves at light speed? Gamers who were unable to secure a pre-order when they went on sale headed into retail stores yesterday and braved long lines in an attempt to bring home the tiny console and its 21 pre-loaded games .

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