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IT&Software Xbox One S All Digital officially announced by Microsoft
Author: 0 Xbox One S All Digital officially announced by Microsoft

The Xbox One S All-Digital Edition, which has no disc drive, will release on May 7, and you'll be able to pick it up for $250 (£200) -about $50 cheaper than the standard Xbox One S at full price. I can't see any solid details of the special offer (perhaps 1 month free) but checking out the Xbox Games Pass page as a non-Xbox-owner I was offered; a free 14 day trial, or a first month or even first quarter subscription for just £1.

IT&Software Everyone has a Facebook Messenger 'Dark Mode' toggle option
Author: 0 Everyone has a Facebook Messenger 'Dark Mode' toggle option

That aside, both Mail app and Safari app will be getting upgrades - the Safari app will ask for the desktop version when it comes to websites surfing since it leans towards larger screen size. Instead of installing new fonts that can be used for your Apple gadget's text interface, new fonts can already be found via a font management panel in the settings .

IT&Software Some of Samsung’s new folding phones are already breaking
Author: 0 Some of Samsung’s new folding phones are already breaking

Four Samsung Galaxy Fold review units in the hands of major U.S. tech journalists all experienced device-breaking display failures today . Foldable smartphone designs are all the rage at the moment among handset makers, with the form factor now the focus of widespread media coverage given that Samsung is about to launch its Galaxy Fold a week from Friday.

IT&Software Mobile may launch Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL soon
Author: 0 Mobile may launch Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL soon

Some of the previous leaks speculated that the Pixel 3a phones would be launched at Google I/O 2019 , which kicks off on May 7th, with Google's regular press conference. It suggests that as well as the next version of Android, new capabilities for the Google Assistant , and changes to Google Maps , Gmail, etc - we're likely to see brand-new devices.

IT&Software Physical Nets handle favored Sixers in opener
Author: 0 Physical Nets handle favored Sixers in opener

After the Sixers' Game 1 loss to Brooklyn , two major storylines lingered that didn't have all that much to do with the uninspired basketball we had just watched. The third-seeded Philadelphia 76ers bounced back in a major way in Game 2 with a 145-123 blowout victory over the sixth-seeded Brooklyn Nets on Monday night.

IT&Software Microsoft Hacked: Attackers Actually Able to Read User Emails
Author: 0 Microsoft Hacked: Attackers Actually Able to Read User Emails

That last was quickly disputed, with Microsoft later admitting to Motherboard that the hackers had gained access to the content of some customers' emails, about 6 percent of those affected. Details of the security breach were revealed when TechCrunch ran a report claiming that some Outlook.com accounts - and those with Hotmail email addresses (the old name for Outlook.com) or MSN.com users - had been compromised.

IT&Software Tesla to ‘substantially’ increase prices on full self-driving option
Author: 0 Tesla to ‘substantially’ increase prices on full self-driving option

If they can't, she'll rule whether Musk is in contempt. The SEC accused the chief executive officer of securities fraud, and Musk settled. Musk watched after saying outside court he has great regard for the justice system. According to a tweet by the company's CEO Elon Musk, the price of cars with the company's the Full Self-Driving option will rise "substantially over time", with the first hike happening on May 1.

IT&Software Facebook is thinking about bringing Messenger back to the main app
Author: 0 Facebook is thinking about bringing Messenger back to the main app

As of now, when you open Facebook app and try to revert to a chat message, you will be either redirected to the Facebook Messenger app or if the user hasn't installed it yet, the user will be redirected to download and install it. Clearly, this vision of one app, one goal has shifted since Facebook's acquired both Instagram and WhatsApp. Now, nearly 5 years later, as Facebook prepares to integrate WhatsApp and Instagram into a singular platform , the feature seems to be making its ...

IT&Software Facebook, WhatsApp in major global outage
Author: 0 Facebook, WhatsApp in major global outage

Europe, the United States and parts of Asia appear to be the worst hit locations. Facebook and Instagram are both inaccessible, with news feeds refusing to refresh and the main Facebook.com domain unavailable, while WhatsApp messages aren't being sent or received, The Verge reported on Sunday.

IT&Software Your Android phone's volume key can unlock your Google account
Author: 0 Your Android phone's volume key can unlock your Google account

Before, physical authentication keys were limited to dongles like Yubikey or Google's own Titan Security Key . Now, it's enabled a handy feature you should definitely consider using if you've got an Android phone. Establish a Bluetooth connection between your Android smartphone and PC. Google's implementation of this Android feature also uses the FIDO standards, which means that it should be supported in whichever browser or operating system that supports those standards.

IT&Software Huawei Reportedly Wants to Sell Its 5G Modems, but Only to Apple
Author: 0 Huawei Reportedly Wants to Sell Its 5G Modems, but Only to Apple

This is bound to raise eyebrows, because aside from being one of the largest chipmakers in the world, Intel has been the sole supplier of modem chips for iPhones for a fairly long time. While the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G and the Moto Z3 (with the help of its 5G Moto Mod) are delivering 5G this year, most rumors suggest we won't see a 5G iPhone until 2020, but now we're hearing it might not even be ready until 2021.

IT&Software Oppo Reno is official with 10x hybrid zoom and pop-up front camera
Author: 0 Oppo Reno is official with 10x hybrid zoom and pop-up front camera

There's also an under-screen fingerprint sensor included in the Oppo Reno and its unlock speed is said to have been improved by 29%. The OPPO Reno 10x zoom variant comes powered by 7nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform. Both devices come with Android Pie (ColorOS 6), NFC, and Oppo's proprietary VOOC 3.0 fast charging. It includes some OPPO exclusive features such as Hyper Boost acceleration engine, Three-finger screen capture, Night Eye Mode, and more.

IT&Software PlayStation Fortnite players can now change their PSN IDs
Author: 0 PlayStation Fortnite players can now change their PSN IDs

PlayStation 4 users can finally change their PSN Online ID starting today in North America and tomorrow in Europe. To change your PSN ID , you must either use a PS4 or your computer. Are there any risks to changing my PSN ID? You could test out a new name for a bit, and see how it goes - and if it's not quite a fit for you, be back to your old ID in no time at all.

IT&Software OnePlus 7 Pro images leak: A game-changer flagship in the making
Author: 0 OnePlus 7 Pro images leak: A game-changer flagship in the making

Unlike the OnePlus 6T , the upcoming OnePlus devices could feature an nearly bezel-less display design with the highest screen to body ratio and curved display edges. The OnePlus 7 Pro is likely to come with triple rear cameras comprising of a 48MP, a 16MP, and an 8MP sensor as well. Earlier, OnePlus used to only launch multiple RAM + Storage variants, but never a different variant altogether.

IT&Software Samsung Galaxy A80 spotted on Geekbench, reveals key specifications
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy A80 spotted on Geekbench, reveals key specifications

Of course, the rotating camera will be the highlight. The setup will reportedly comprise of a 48MP primary camera, 8MP ultra-wide camera and a third 3D Time of Flight (ToF) sensor. The Samsung Galaxy A20 will go on its first sale today in India. The Samsung Galaxy J series was originally introduced for the budget segment in the smartphone market.

IT&Software Chromium-Powered Edge Browser Now Available for Testing
Author: 0 Chromium-Powered Edge Browser Now Available for Testing

As of today, the OS giant's highly-anticipated Chromium-based Edge browser is officially available to download and try out. The builds are only available for Windows 10 at the time. Also, the drop-down preview for tabs is missing on this early build. While this is still a testing version of the updated browser, it is open to anyone to test.

IT&Software Windows 10 drops default option to safely remove USB drives
Author: 0 Windows 10 drops default option to safely remove USB drives

But that is now changing, and those learning to use a computer now will never know the pain/paranoia that came with the process of safely ejecting a pen drive . Better Performance means the drive will perform better when plugged in, but at the cost of requiring a safe removal process be followed in order to ensure no data loss when unplugging it.

IT&Software Samsung Galaxy Note 10 rumored to come in two sizes
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 10 rumored to come in two sizes

Earlier this year, Samsung debuted four new Galaxy devices: the S10, the S10 Plus , the S10E, the S10 5G and the Fold , its first foldable phone. The sensor on the Galaxy S10 uses ultrasonic technology to identify a person's fingerprint, compare it to the fingerprint on file, and provide access when there's a match.

Author: 0 As Apple Moves Into Streaming, Netflix Kills Support For AirPlay

The timing of Netflix's move to end support for AirPlay, coming as it did two weeks after Apple unveiled a rival streaming service, raised suspicions that Netflix was punishing a rival. Netflix's interactive shows do not work on Apple TV either. Netflix has refused to participate in Apple's "TV" app and has stopped selling subscriptions directly through the App Store.

IT&Software Android Q Beta 2 arrives with zoomable microphones, Bubbles, and more
Author: 0 Android Q Beta 2 arrives with zoomable microphones, Bubbles, and more

The foldable emulator can be configured easily by heading to the Android virtual device manager in Android Studio. Notification Bubbles are a flawless match for calls, messaging, note taking apps , etc. Bubbles: New way to multi-task In Android Q Beta 2 you can multitask using Bubble chat heads . We're still in early Beta with Android Q so expect rough edges! Now, nearly a year later, Google is bringing Duplex to iPhones.

IT&Software Every free NES game added to Nintendo Switch Online in April 2019
Author: 0 Every free NES game added to Nintendo Switch Online in April 2019

Tyson took shots at major video game developer Nintendo in a Tweet on April 4, claiming that the company had already begun production on a new " Punch Out " game without notifying him. Your mission: to stop Starbrain's galactic invasion by piloting Caesar, a new compact space fighter, through 16 deadly stages. A new minor update launched today for Super Smash Bros.

IT&Software Walmart partners with Google on grocery shopping via voice
Author: 0 Walmart partners with Google on grocery shopping via voice

The partnership was teased as early as 2017 , and now it's finally become a reality. Voice ordering for Walmart is only available at the 2,100 stores with pickup and the 800 stores that offer delivery. A recent feature recommends plumbers and other local home service providers without disclosing that the query results are pulled from a curated database mainly composed of companies that joined a Google marketing program, Reuters has discovered .

IT&Software IPhone XR to become cheaper for Indian consumers starting tomorrow - conditions apply
Author: 0 IPhone XR to become cheaper for Indian consumers starting tomorrow - conditions apply

It's also uncertain whether Apple will officially decrease the iPhone XR's price on its Indian website. For others, the iPhone XR (64GB variant) will be available for Rs 59,900. Apple's iPhone XR is expected to be an "entry-level" gadget to the company's 2018 iPhone lineup. To be clear, this screen size would be larger than the 4-inch screen featured in the iPhone SE , but still smaller than the current 5.8-inch iPhone XS.

IT&Software Microsoft is giving Windows 10 users more control over updates
Author: 0 Microsoft is giving Windows 10 users more control over updates

We fixed an issue where a user's PC may get into a unbootable state after installing a Cumulative Update and then installing a optional feature-on-demand (FOD). However, it is worth noting Microsoft itself recommends users move to a new PC with Windows 10 to ensure they can "take advantage of the latest hardware capabilities".

IT&Software Samsung Q1 profit to see shock 60% decline
Author: 0 Samsung Q1 profit to see shock 60% decline

LG has announced that its first 5G phone - the LG V50 ThinQ - will go on sale in South Korea on April 19th, hot on the heels of the April 5th launch of the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G . While the Galaxy S10 5G isn't too different from the other members of Samsung's S10 series, it is the most advanced Galaxy S smartphone ever made, and its 5G capabilities obviously have a lot to do with that.

IT&Software Google Duplex arrives on iPhones, most Android devices
Author: 0 Google Duplex arrives on iPhones, most Android devices

The extent to which Google's digital assistant sounded like a real human was unreal. However, Android Q Beta 1 changed things by limiting users to right to left to dismiss the alert. Instead of continuing to sell the two models, Google outright discontinued them, but that might also mean the company is getting ready to introduce new products in the near future.

IT&Software Verizon is Now Rolling Out 5G Wireless For Smartphones
Author: 0 Verizon is Now Rolling Out 5G Wireless For Smartphones

On April 3, the company officially switched on its 5G Ultra Wideband Network in select parts of those two USA cities - a full week ahead of schedule. In Chicago, 5G coverage is available in West Loop and the South Loop, around landmarks like Union Station, Willis Tower, The Art Institute of Chicago, Millennium Park and The Chicago Theatre.

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