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Mobile Detects and Stops Ongoing Security Breach

Mobile Detects and Stops Ongoing Security Breach

The breach was spotted on 20 August by the firm's cyber-security team, it said, and was plugged the same day. T-Mobile has reported a security incident which may have led to the exposure of personal...

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Watch Nvidia unveil its newest GeForce graphics cards live right here

Watch Nvidia unveil its newest GeForce graphics cards live right here

But you may have noticed that Nvidia is using RTX rather than the GTX prefix. All of this power is coming packed into the new NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20 series which includes three different cards at...

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Gmail's self-destructing emails are now coming to phone apps

Gmail's self-destructing emails are now coming to phone apps

If you're using Gmail with a work or school account, contact your admin to make sure you can use confidential mode . Gmail's confidential mode is an interesting feature for email that provide...

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OnePlus 6T Launching On T-Mobile This Fall

The story focuses on the T-Mobile's exclusive partnership with the Chines smartphone maker to launch the OnePlus 6T in the US. CNET reported this morning that the OnePlus 6T will launch wi...

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Fortnite Week 6 challenges: Complete Time Trails and search Stone Heads

Fortnite Week 6 challenges: Complete Time Trails and search Stone Heads

The data keeps coming in now that the "Fortnite" Android beta is open to more devices. "We've identified what's causing this and are investigating the issue to work towards a fix". Once you downl...

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Apple hacked by teen who stored files in 'hacky hack hack' folder

Apple hacked by teen who stored files in 'hacky hack hack' folder

The unnamed teenager is said to have accessed the company's servers multiple times over the course of a year, eventually stealing 90GB of "secure files" whose contents are now unknown. According to Th...

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Liverpool turn Mo Salah over to police for driving offence

Liverpool turn Mo Salah over to police for driving offence

This is the moment Mohamed Salah was caught using his phone at the wheel in footage which has now been handed to police. Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah could land up in hot water after the cl...

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Why You Shouldn't Install Fortnite APKs On Your Android

Why You Shouldn't Install Fortnite APKs On Your Android

Epic Games launched the game on Apple's store in mid-March, and has since then earned more than United States dollars 180 million on iOS devices. If you're using one of the above-mentioned smartpho...

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Intel 9th Gen Processors Said To Launch On October 1st

Intel 9th Gen Processors Said To Launch On October 1st

They will apparently be branded as 9th generation processors. It will feature a base clock of 3.6GHz and will be able to reach 5GHz when boosted during single and dual-core processing scenarios. It ha...

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'Castlevania' is coming to 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate'

'Castlevania' is coming to 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate'

Of course, lines such as these, coupled with the fact there were coloured chairs in the background of the latest Direct has once again led to wild speculation. Just like the regular edition of the gam...

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Google’s Pixel 3 Could Be Announced On October 4

Google’s Pixel 3 Could Be Announced On October 4

The Essential Phone was one of the third-party preview devices, which goes to show you how proper use of Project Treble can improve updates. Those that have the Essential Phone and have yet to s...

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Motorola Announces Moto Z3 With 5G Mod and Snapdragon 835 SoC

Motorola Announces Moto Z3 With 5G Mod and Snapdragon 835 SoC

Google , which had a greater ambition for modular phones and LG, which tried modular phones once, have both given up on the idea. Verizon is still working deploying its 5G network, and the Moto Z3 ...

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Confirmed: Epic Games won’t distribute Fortnite Mobile on Android via Google Play

Confirmed: Epic Games won’t distribute Fortnite Mobile on Android via Google Play

Game maker Epic's decision not to go through Google's official app store - which is simple to access through Android phones - is due to Google taking a 30 per cent cut of revenue. An additional ques...

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Leaked DJI Mavic 2 advert confirms Pro and Zoom models

Leaked DJI Mavic 2 advert confirms Pro and Zoom models

This is new for DJI , and also features on the latest drone from Parrot, the ANAFI . The description in the catalog states that the DJI Mavic 2 will be a small and powerful 1080p drone that can ...

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Google Details Display Notch Guidelines for Developers and Manufacturers

Google Details Display Notch Guidelines for Developers and Manufacturers

You won't see multiple cutouts on a single edge, or more than two cutouts on a device. That said, Google has now stated that while it is fine to have one or even two display cutouts in Android ...

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Google's Pixel Stand might turn smartphones into smart speakers

Google's Pixel Stand might turn smartphones into smart speakers

The net has gone real photos Google Pixel 3 XL is the flagship smartphone of the third generation, before the announcement of which remains for several months. However, in a move that will seemingly...

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New York Regulator Revokes Its Approval of Charter, Time Warner Cable Merger

New York Regulator Revokes Its Approval of Charter, Time Warner Cable Merger

Friday's actions are meant to address Charter's failings and to ensure NY has a partner interested in the public good, not just lining its pockets. Charter is ordered to file within 60 days a plan w...

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New Samsung smartphone with 'Infinity Display' in India next week

New Samsung smartphone with 'Infinity Display' in India next week

Like when you're trying to catch a rideshare to a business meeting. "Battery can't keep up?" Apart from the official teasers, according to the infamous leaker Roland Quandt , the preorders to the ...

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Uber And Lyft Suspend Driver Who Secretly Livestreamed Passengers

Uber And Lyft Suspend Driver Who Secretly Livestreamed Passengers

Twitch did not respond to the Post-Dispatch's requests for comment for the story, but said in a statement after publication that the service would remove content in response to complaints from peop...

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Funko is Making a Bunch of Fortnite Toys

Funko is Making a Bunch of Fortnite Toys

These games are part of a genre known as " battle royale ", and as this chart from Statista shows, it's a genre that's working for consumers and, as a result, for creators. Shortly before the down...

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World Emoji Day 2018

World Emoji Day 2018

Apple is making it an annual tradition to preview new iOS emojis during World Emoji Day. The Museum of Modern Art in NY has the original 176 emojis housed as a collection and said the trend starte...

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IHOP returns to original name after burger stunt

IHOP returns to original name after burger stunt

When the restaurant chain announced 60 cent short stacks, they also fessed up to faking their IHOb name change . Last month, IHOP caused quite the furor when it "announced" it was changing its n...

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Epic to Turn Off Fortnite’s Playground Mode Next Week

Epic to Turn Off Fortnite’s Playground Mode Next Week

So Playground Mode is for when you just want to relax and have fun. Although that doesn't sound hopeful, they continued on to state exactly what kind of upgrades would be made."For the next versio...

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Facebook Bug Affected 800000 Users

Facebook Bug Affected 800000 Users

If you've ever blocked anyone on Facebook , the social network may have accidentally " unblocked " that person on your behalf. " We know that the ability to block someone is important , and we'd li...

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Walmart has the NES Classic in stock, and for cheaper than Amazon

Walmart has the NES Classic in stock, and for cheaper than Amazon

An Allwinner R16 microchip that's served by four different ARM Cortex-A7 provides most of the NES Classic's power, though an ARM Mali 400 MP2 GPU takes care of images on the screen. It's official, t...

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The New Images Of Google Pixel 3 Indicate Major Design Change

The New Images Of Google Pixel 3 Indicate Major Design Change

The cutout will probably give way to a tall 19:9 aspect ratio. Interestingly, it may have dual front-facing cameras, though that could just be an ambient light sensor rather than a secondary camer...

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Google: Reboot to fix 'glitch' that took out Google Homes and Chromecasts

Google: Reboot to fix 'glitch' that took out Google Homes and Chromecasts

According to the report, Google has not indicated what caused the extended outage. Two-thirds of those reporting a problem with their device said that their Google Home was unresponsive, while the t...

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First public beta of iOS 12 released

First public beta of iOS 12 released

So it sounds like the first public beta is more or less the same build as the second developer build. In all honesty, iOS 12 beta 1 was extremely stable, so we expect this to be a seamless and im...

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SCOTUS rules states can collect taxes from online shopping transactions

SCOTUS rules states can collect taxes from online shopping transactions

Matt bought has a Syracuse gnome thta he bought online, and since the store has no physical presence in Arizona, he didn't have to pay sales tax. The Supreme Court has overruled a 1992 decisio...

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Instagram brings long-form video to 1 billion users

Instagram brings long-form video to 1 billion users

The app is available on Android as well as iOS . Mobile first: IGTV is built for how you actually use your phone: vertical and full screen . When you follow a creator on Instagram , their...

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Disney is Making a New Game Show With Nintendo Switch

Nintendo and Disney are partnering up to create a new show dedicated to the Nintendo Switch console. On a colorful Nintendo-themed set, families will compete in a series of challenges in Nintendo ...

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Sony Issues Statement Regarding Fortnite Cross-Platform Play on PS4

Sony Issues Statement Regarding Fortnite Cross-Platform Play on PS4

What has followed has been a fairly justified backlash towards Sony which we have now learned extends to the company's stock. No Xbox One, no Switch . That device is a direct competitor to the Pla...

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The Oppo Find X features pop-up front and rear cameras

The Oppo Find X features pop-up front and rear cameras

This is because Oppo had previously launched a device called N1, which was considered as "one of the most innovative phones of its time". But here we are. Around front, there's a single 25MP selfi...

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Saudi Arabia Royal Family launch scathing attack on players after Russian Federation loss

Saudi Arabia Royal Family launch scathing attack on players after Russian Federation loss

Saudi Arabia fired Carlos Alberto Parreira after a 4-0 loss to hosts France in the group stages in 1998, even though four years earlier he had won the World Cup with his native Brazil. Russian Fede...

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Sony Responds To Fortnite Backlash Regarding Cross-Play Restrictions On PS4

Soon after that was discovered, gamers took to Twitter and forums across the Internet to criticize Sony's move. An unexpected bump in the road came for fans that downloaded the free to play versio...

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