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Hackers infiltrated Reddit and pillaged user data from 2007 and earlier Hackers infiltrated Reddit and pillaged user data from 2007 and earlier
- August 03, 2018

Reddit's chief technology officer, Christopher Slowe, today revealed that the site experienced a data breach between June 14 and June 18, 2018, in which some of its users' personal data was accessed. Most of the other data accessed is on the Reddit backend, so there isn't expected to be other compromised user data. Many are asking why Reddit waited so long to disclose the data breach, given that GDPR stipulates a 72-hour window to report such breaches if they're considered. (more...)
DJI Mavic 2 Leak Reveals 'Pro' Drone with Hasselblad Camera DJI Mavic 2 Leak Reveals 'Pro' Drone with Hasselblad Camera
- August 03, 2018

While we don't have much information on the Enterprise Edition variant, the Mavic 2 Zoom will include a 2x optical zoom lens that will be flawless for capturing close up shots while in the air, while the Mavic 2 Pro will ship with a Hasselblad camera that has a 1-inch sensor, but unfortunately, no zoom functionality. (more...)
Google sets down ground rules for notch support on Android P Google sets down ground rules for notch support on Android P
- August 03, 2018

In one of the latest posts on the Android Developer Blog, Google has outlined all the methods to implement the notch for various apps. But perhaps the biggest takeaway is that Google is putting a hard cap on the total number of notches Android will accommodate, saying that "devices may only have up to one cutout on each short edge of the device" and that users should not encounter gadgets with "multiple cutouts on a single edge" or "a cutout on the left or right long edge of the device". (more...)
CoD Black Ops 4 Beta: When it Ends on All Platforms CoD Black Ops 4 Beta: When it Ends on All Platforms
- August 02, 2018

Tucked away at the end, however, is something particularly interesting: 13 whole seconds of fast-cut footage from the game's new Blackout mode, aka Call of Duty Does Battle Royale. No word exact space requirements but Black Ops 3 beta was about 15GB, Black Ops 4 is chocked full of even more goodies so a safe guess would be about 20GB. (more...)
Huawei presented a seven-inch smartphone Huawei presented a seven-inch smartphone
- August 02, 2018

Continuing its endeavor to connect with the young millennials, Honor has come up with Honor Play which comes with the GPU Turbo for a seamless gaming experience thus making it the hottest buy this year. As for the display , it is going to be a huge 6.9-inch QUHD panel upfront that would be upholding the phablet status of the phone. Both sensors are equipped with a f/1.8 aperture. (more...)
YouTube Music is about to get a lot better YouTube Music is about to get a lot better
- August 02, 2018

Also, check to make sure you have the latest version of the Clock app. Before Android phones were a thing, custom alarms were reasonably easy to set up on the erstwhile popular Nokia S40/S60-powered devices. Choose a song from your Spotify library. The Spotify music alarm feature is rolling out this week to Google Clock , so be patient if it's not there. (more...)
Galaxy Note 9 Price confirmed in a pre-order poster Galaxy Note 9 Price confirmed in a pre-order poster
- August 02, 2018

The tweet added that the accessory leaked a few days back come comes with the model name EP-P6100 which can charge both your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 as well as Galaxy Watch . Pre-order customers also get a free Samsung 32-inch Smart TV, cashback offers up to Rp 750,000 (US$52), and free mobile data. The price tag of a smartphone is one of the most important aspects that everyone looks up to. (more...)
Samsung profit slows despite booming chip sales - Mobility Samsung profit slows despite booming chip sales - Mobility
- August 02, 2018

Weak sales of its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S9 , drove down earnings but robust demand for premium TVs - thanks to soaring interest in the World Cup - and memory chips helped boost operating profit almost six%. It will also take steps to bolster the competitiveness of Samsung devices. In response to this pressure, Samsung is said to be planning a possible game-changer in the shape of the world's first foldable smartphone, due for release early next year. (more...)
Next iPad Pro To Get Face ID, But Lose Headphone Jack Next iPad Pro To Get Face ID, But Lose Headphone Jack
- August 02, 2018

Apple is widely expected to introduce a plethora of new products this fall, including all-new iPhone models, Mac computers, and a duo of radically-redesigned iPad Pros featuring slightly smaller form-factors, almost bezel-less, edge-to-edge displays, and surprisingly, no 3.5mm headphone jack, according to a report published this week by the Japanese Apple blog, Mac Otokara . (more...)
China’s Huawei surpasses Apple in smartphone sales China’s Huawei surpasses Apple in smartphone sales
- August 02, 2018

Chinese handset maker Huawei has overtaken Apple to become the second leading global smartphone vendor in the second quarter (Q2) of 2018, in terms of smartphone shipments, according to the latest market report by Counterpoint Research. Despite shipping fewer units than analysts had expected, Apple reported that iPhone revenue was up 20 percent from the same period previous year. It shows that consumers are unwilling to pay substantially more for Samsung and Apple unless there is strong ... (more...)
WhatsApp finally introduces group video chat WhatsApp finally introduces group video chat
- July 31, 2018

According to Facebook , the new group calling feature will allow up to four people to enter into a conversation. "In fact, our users spend over 2 billion minutes on calls per day", the company said in a blog post . The new WhatsApp feature is now available to facilitate the users around the globe on iOS and Android . Group calls are end-to-end encrypted which ensures the privacy of the participants . (more...)
Android users get YouTube's dark mode Android users get YouTube's dark mode
- July 31, 2018

The " Dark theme " toggle can also be located in the Settings menu where it's listed under the General menu just below the "Remind me to take a break" feature. When enabling the dark theme , the background in YouTube appears as a dark gray (not black) with white text on top. Notably, this is not the only new feature which YouTube has added to its arsenal in the recent. (more...)
Bezel-less display, FaceID to debut on next-gen iPad Pro: Rumours
- July 30, 2018

The upcoming iPad Pro is said to receive a shrinking treatment when compared to the previous model. It may also adjust the positions of the Lightning connector and the smart connector for the keyboard for this goal. Japanese site Macotakara , which has a reasonable record in predicting Apple's moves ahead of time, says that the 12.9-inch and 10.5-inch iPad Pros are set to get smaller overall, even while the screen size stays the same. (more...)
NY moves to kick Charter Spectrum out of the state NY moves to kick Charter Spectrum out of the state
- July 28, 2018

Charter has 60 days to file an "orderly transition" plan to a new cable operator, and must continue to comply with regulations and serve all local franchises in NY state until that time. Charter objected, saying that the commission was seeking to add new requirements the company had never agreed to and that the effort to disqualify the homes was groundless. (more...)
Arson wildfire forces entire California town to evacuate Arson wildfire forces entire California town to evacuate
- July 27, 2018

New evacuation orders have been issued for the deadly Carr Fire burning near Redding. An explosive wildfire tore through two small Northern California communities Thursday before reaching the city of Redding, killing a bulldozer operator on the fire lines, burning three firefighters, destroying dozens of homes and forcing thousands of terrified residents to flee. (more...)
The Galaxy Note 9 can be booked until August 23 in Europe The Galaxy Note 9 can be booked until August 23 in Europe
- July 27, 2018

The following short teaser hints at a battery life that, according to Samsung, will last longer than competitions out there in the market. "Battery can't keep up?" Samsung is expected to unveil the smartphone on August 9 , but it could take a couple of weeks to be generally available, so those who don't buy it might be waiting until mid-September to get access to the Android version of Fortnite . (more...)
Samsung’s unbreakable phone display: Watch the hammer hit it Samsung’s unbreakable phone display: Watch the hammer hit it
- July 27, 2018

This is a "fortified plastic window" that's unlike what's provided by the few other flexible display products on the market today, which generally have standard glass coverings - which are inevitably brittle and breakable. According to Samsung, that means this unbreakable panel is more durable than even the U.S. Department of Defense requires. It also withstood extreme temperature fluctuations from -32C (-25.6F) to 71C (159.8F) while continuing to function normally with no damage to its front, ... (more...)
Fortnite Birthday Cake Locations Guide: Where To Dance For The Challenge Fortnite Birthday Cake Locations Guide: Where To Dance For The Challenge
- July 27, 2018

The bus has been updated with balloons, and gamers are tasked with finding birthday cakes across the map and dancing in front of them. The company has updated Fortnite with birthday-themed cosmetics unlocked by completing specific challenges meant to mark the occasion. (more...)
Ground Control to Facebook: Beam down the Internet to Earth Ground Control to Facebook: Beam down the Internet to Earth
- July 26, 2018

Facebook has confirmed that PointView Tech LLC is the company behind the satellite project. More rumours were reported this past May by the well-regarded IEEE Spectrum publication with FCC filings by a business which appeared to be a subsidiary of Facebook, PointView Tech (incorporated as a DE business only in April 2017) and using the name " Athena " for its proposed system, and due to launch its first Low Earth Orbiting (LEO) satellite/s some time in 2019 aboard a smaller Arianespace ... (more...)
A physical key is the secret to Google employees' online security A physical key is the secret to Google employees' online security
- July 25, 2018

A Google representative told Krebs on Security that security keys are used for all account access at the company. Physical security keys, which are sold for as low as $20, are cheap USB-based devices that may be used to shore up user security. (more...)

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