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Google Cloud COO steps down after less than a year

Google Cloud COO steps down after less than a year Former leader of Intel's data center business Diane Bryant has left Google after serving less than a year as COO of the company's cloud business. This person said that Google's management was excited to hire her and that the feeling was that it would figure out how best to use her later. Google's cloud division has lost its chief operating officer, the company confirmed on Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Samsung Phones Reportedly Go Rogue and Send Pictures to Random Contacts

Samsung Phones Reportedly Go Rogue and Send Pictures to Random Contacts The apparent bug isn't always texting out one or two photos from the user's stream: In some cases , it's exporting their entire gallery . Samsung's smartphones may not be randomly bursting into flames now, but a unusual and creepy new problem has appeared: some users are having photos randomly and quietly sent to other people. [Full Article...]

Kim Dotcom loses latest legal bid to avoid United States extradition

Kim Dotcom loses latest legal bid to avoid United States extradition The group had lost their case in the North Shore District Court in 2015 and now subsequent appeals to the High Court and the Court of Appeal. Dotcom's lawyer Ira Rothken told Reuters via email that his client would appeal the decision in the country's highest judiciary body, the Supreme Court. [Full Article...]

Huawei launches Honor 10 GT, its first smartphone with 8GB of RAM

Huawei launches Honor 10 GT, its first smartphone with 8GB of RAM Huawei is in the process of making it available to several Huawei and Honor phones through a software update. The single-thread performance of a GPU Turbo enabled mid-range phone can beat the performance of multi-thread performance of some flagship phones. [Full Article...]

We Happy Few will release in Australia after all

We Happy Few will release in Australia after all If players take Joy they can progress faster within the game as they are succumbing to the will of the dystopia. Further information about the We Happy Few reversal will be published by the Classification Board at a later date. That decision, according to the board, was driven by a new decision that the overall impact of the classifiable elements in the computer game was no greater than high. [Full Article...]

Comcast throttles Xfinity Mobile customers

Comcast throttles Xfinity Mobile customers It's important to note that this change won't impact video resolution when using Wi-Fi, where customers will continue to be able to stream in HD. In other words, users with Unlimited plans can still stream at 720p but will have to call in order to activate that service. [Full Article...]

GTA VI message in GTA Online was a hoax, according to Rockstar

GTA VI message in GTA Online was a hoax, according to Rockstar An in-game message in GTA Online was teasing the arrival of the highly anticipated GTA sequel for some players over the weekend. These messages that were sent to players during past few days were advertising GTA VI . Perhaps the biggest giveaway is that the pop-up messages are predominantly appearing in the PS3, Xbox 360, and PC versions of the game, where mods are more prevalent. [Full Article...]

Todd Howard on future Switch titles, potential ‘Fallout 4’ port

Todd Howard on future Switch titles, potential ‘Fallout 4’ port While it's an understandable business move for Sony to make sure people have to buy their console to play games with their friends on their console, you ultimately have to give the people what they want or they will turn on you. Especially not the Nintendo Switch , publicized during the recent Fortnite cross-play debacle. Coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC on November 14, the upcoming post-apo... [Full Article...]

New Surface tablet makes a pass through the FCC

Combine that with earlier reports about Microsoft preparing a new Surface tablet and it seems likely that this FCC filing has something to do with the company's latest-and-greatest addition to its Surface lineup. Via WinFuture.de we hear the device will be powered by Intel Pentium Gold and Pentium Silver chipsets. The price is expected to be similar to that of the cheaper iPad, where we covere... [Full Article...]

Asus Zenfone 5Z to launch today

Asus Zenfone 5Z to launch today Moreover, the prices for the smartphone was leaked online as the same got listed on flipkart ahead of its launch . On the software side of things, the ZenFone 5Z is running ZenUI based on Android 8.0 Oreo , and ASUS has committed to rolling out the Android P update shortly after it becomes available. [Full Article...]

Light is working on a smartphone with a 9 camera lens system

Light is working on a smartphone with a 9 camera lens system The company that makes the unique Light L16 camera , named after the number of lenses dotted on the back, is turning its attention to smartphones, the Washington Post reports . The multi-lens system is able to achieve good performance even with low-light conditions and it can apply depth effects thanks to several different sensors included. [Full Article...]

Shenmue 1 and 2 PC release date set

Shenmue 1 and 2 PC release date set SEGA has announced that Shenmue I & II will be releasing this August, seeing Ryo Hazuki return for his first two original SEGA Dreamcast adventures on Xbox One , PlayStation 4 and PC. A physical edition is also available for pre-order, and will feature a double-sided poster and reversible artwork. "Since their original releases, Shenmue 1 and 2 have established a passionate following and ... [Full Article...]

Facebook is Shutting Down Hello, tbh, and Moves Apps

Facebook is Shutting Down Hello, tbh, and Moves Apps The Android-only app allowed people in Brazil, the US, and Nigeria to combine their Facebook information with their phone's contact information. Perhaps most notable is the shutdown of the fitness tracking Moves application, which Facebook acquired in April of 2014 as Apple's own push into health and fitness tracking picked up steam. [Full Article...]

This Brilliant Case Packs Built-in Springs To Protect Your Phone From Falls

This Brilliant Case Packs Built-in Springs To Protect Your Phone From Falls So, Frenzel began looking into developing a system to prevent dropped phones from breaking. The Handyairbag is a relatively thin phone case that does a much better job of protecting your phone from accidental slips than most. The student came up with a phone case which he called " active damping " case (Adcase) which has spring horns that sprout when the phone is dropped so that the phone land... [Full Article...]

Think your Gmail is secure? App developers are sifting through your inbox

Think your Gmail is secure? App developers are sifting through your inbox One such company is Return Path , which collects data for marketers by scanning the inboxes of more than two million people who have signed up for one of the free apps in its partner network using a Gmail , Microsoft or Yahoo email address. [Full Article...]

Facebook bug unblocked unwanted users

Facebook bug unblocked unwanted users Rather than wait for some enterprising third-party security researcher to unearth the bug, Facebook's chief privacy officer , Erin Egan, took a swig from the mea culpa chalice. Today, the company said it had discovered a bug that, from May 29 to June 5, accidentally unblocked more than 800,000 people that Facebook and Messenger users had blocked. [Full Article...]

Some Samsung users say their phones randomly sent photos to contacts

Specifically, the photos were sent over Samsung's stock text messaging app . Errors included scheduled text messages ending up in the wrong threads. Some believe the problem stems from the conversion from the SMS messaging protocol to the new RCS ( Rich Communication Services ) on the native Samsung texting app . [Full Article...]

HTC announces plans to cut 1500 jobs in Taiwan

HTC announces plans to cut 1500 jobs in Taiwan HTC will be letting go of 1500 employees from its Taiwanese manufacturing division. The layoffs are reportedly part of HTC's "strategic adjustment of its workforce". HTC and Alphabet's Google struck a $1.1 bn deal previous year - a move that some took as a sign that HTC needed extra money to keep going. 2018 hasn't been the best year for HTC . [Full Article...]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 S Pen Tipped For Innovative Bluetooth Remote Features

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 S Pen Tipped For Innovative Bluetooth Remote Features Based on previous rumors , the Galaxy Tab S4 features a 13MP primary camera, 8MP selfie camera, Snapdragon 835 chipset, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage, a 7,300mAh battery, and Android 8.1 Oreo. 198 and Rs. 299 packs. Another notable aspect of the 5.6-inch Samsung phone is its front-camera. For connectivity features, the smartphone will offer Dual SIM, 4G with VoLTE, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetoot... [Full Article...]

Android P nears completion, Beta 3 released today

Android P nears completion, Beta 3 released today As you might guess, therefore, there's a lot here for developers. Of course, that doesn't mean end users hoping to get an early taste of the upcoming version won't be jumping on the new beta, too. The update is going out from today to Pixel devices as the third installment to the public beta schedule. This would be similar to how Google Assistant and Google Lens initially launched on Pixel d... [Full Article...]


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