Electronics

IPhone 8's Worst Rumored Feature Pops Back Up

IPhone 8's Worst Rumored Feature Pops Back Up Despite the similar physical dimensions, the iPhone 8 is expected to feature a 5.8-inch display thanks to dramatically smaller bezels horizontally and vertically. The reasons behind the delay is that there have been roar that the firm has seen poor yields when manufacturing the iPhone 8's advanced OLED touchscreen display. [Full Article...]

Facebook Testing Crossover Notifications Across Messenger & Instagram

Facebook Testing Crossover Notifications Across Messenger & Instagram Users will get notified on single Facebook App and they can reply from News Feed. Merged notifications is now being tested for Facebook, Messenger and Instagram . One of the biggest refreshes is being given to the area along the top of the inbox, which will now show messages alongside who's active so that the user knows when to reach out quickly, and group conversations. [Full Article...]

Asus Brings AR and VR ZenFone to Verizon

Asus Brings AR and VR ZenFone to Verizon AR on a phone and VR on the Daydream headset regularly help classroom lessons hit home, Google said, as kids soar through the solar system, watch pollution kill off coral reefs and dive into the human body to see how cell structures work. The ASUS ZenFone AR was developed in close cooperation with Google to deliver the best user experience on both Tango and Daydream platforms. The company's USA ... [Full Article...]

Volvo To Partner With Google For Android-Based Next-Gen Car Tech

Volvo To Partner With Google For Android-Based Next-Gen Car Tech It will be interesting to see how Google integrates Assistant on the iOS platform when it launches it officially in the US. Google's annual developer-focused "I/O" conference kicks off on Wednesday 17 May and comes to a close on the Friday. [Full Article...]

Maruti Suzuki Dzire vs Hyundai Xcent vs Ford Aspire vs Volkswagen Ameo

Maruti Suzuki Dzire vs Hyundai Xcent vs Ford Aspire vs Volkswagen Ameo Maruti claims a fuel economy figure of 22kpl for the petrol motor in both manual and automatic guise and 28.4kpl for the diesel unit. The petrol version of the new generation Maruti Suzuki Dzire with manual powertrains is priced between Rs 5.45 lakh and Rs 7.94 lakh, while the diesel variant between Rs 6.45 lakh and Rs 8.94 lakh. [Full Article...]

Armed inmate killed, hostage rescued at Illinois hospital

Armed inmate killed, hostage rescued at Illinois hospital Officials at the hospital and the sheriff's office did not immediately respond to requests for details. The corrections officer managed to get away but the hostage situation continued on for several hours while the hospital was on lockdown. [Full Article...]

Adverts are coming to the Amazon Echo, sort of

I only own one Echo, an Echo Dot, but she told me that if I had multiple Echo units, the process would be the same. Amazon debuted with the Echo lineup in 2014. Similarly, instead of "Alexa, call Mom for Mother's Day", you can ask Alexa to video call Mom for Mother's Day. Adding a video component to voice-only digital assistants opens up a huge territory for developers and is the beg... [Full Article...]

School: Boy, 8, who killed himself never said he was bullied

The school district on Thursday disputed some of the detective's descriptions but not the most crucial parts - the boy being knocked unconscious and the 7½-minute wait for an assistant principal and then a school nurse helping Gabriel. The edited video supplied by Cincinnati Public Schools ends before an adult finds Taye. Cincinnati police declined further comment on its handling of the matt... [Full Article...]

Microsoft announces MySQL and PostgreSQL Azure services and Azure Cosmos DB

Microsoft announces MySQL and PostgreSQL Azure services and Azure Cosmos DB Scott Guthrie, executive vice president of Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise Group and a longtime developer, introduced a database migration service, created to smoothly convert data stored on companies' own servers to Azure. Microsoft's online Office 365 service has some 100 million commercial users monthly, while Cortana digital assistant is used by 140 people monthly, according to the company... [Full Article...]

Ransomware: Wave of cyberattacks sweeps the globe

A cyber attack which hit Britain's National Health Service (NHS) was declared as a major incident Friday night, with British Prime Minister Theresa May saying it was an worldwide attack. Russia, Ukraine and Taiwan were the top targets, it said. The attack has locked computers and blocked access to patient files. "So far it's not yet clear when exactly the infected machines were compromised, ... [Full Article...]

Stylish Online Melee Combat Game Absolver Has a Release Date

Stylish Online Melee Combat Game Absolver Has a Release Date Indie studio Sloclap and publisher Devolver Digital announced today that Absolver , the upcoming online melee action game, will launch on PC and PlayStation 4 on August 29th. "This would be a game in which the beauty and subtlety of martial arts combat can be seen and felt, where body dynamic and impact sensations are paramount, and in which players will create their own combat choreographies i... [Full Article...]

World's best-selling Android smartphone in Q1 2017 will surprise you

Huawei has used Europe as a primary location to showcase its new flagship models and promote its brand image for several years, and has seen its smartphone sales in Europe and the U.S. When Samsung excluded China from its regional recalls of the Galaxy Note 7 model, it caused an uproar among Chinese consumers, even though the batteries used in the Chinese models were without defects. [Full Article...]

Retro-Inspired Hyper Sentinel Blasts Toward Nintendo Switch Release

Retro-Inspired Hyper Sentinel Blasts Toward Nintendo Switch Release Despite this, it seems that " Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition " will not have this vital function as the configuration menu of the game is consulted and it does not appear anywhere. The console, which can played both on the television and on-the-go with its built-in screen, is almost impossible to find on store shelves, and has become Nintendo's fastest-selling game console. [Full Article...]