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New iPhone 7 photo leak shows clearest view of handset New iPhone 7 photo leak shows clearest view of handset
- July 11, 2016

As we mentioned previously the design of Apple's new iPhone will be very similar to that of the iPhone 6S. That means the iPhone 7's camera may just have a wider aperture than its predecessor. Apple plans to remove the jack and rely on the Lightning port for audio-out, charging, and data-transfer. Another factor that Munster expects to drive sales is the fact that 67.3 percent of iPhone owners in the USA now have an iPhone 6/6 Plus or older, which means that they will fall into the typical ... (more...)
This is probably the clearest view of the iPhone 7 yet This is probably the clearest view of the iPhone 7 yet
- July 11, 2016

Second, there's something different with the camera. The latest back-to-school promo deals from Apple includes the current iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. Does it mean that the iPhone 7 is going to feature a big camera update? There have been persistent rumors about the introduction of a dual-camera system on the iPhone 7, however the handset in the photo has only one camera. (more...)
Pokémon Go is bigger than sex in the United Kingdom (on Google)
- July 11, 2016

Now that you've been outside the past few days catching a few Pokemon, it's time you traded them. Nintendo has sold more than 277 million Pokemon games to date, over 21.5 billion trading cards in 10 languages, and made 17 feature films over the last 20 years. (more...)
If you think Pokemon Go is taking over, you may be right
- July 11, 2016

Here's everything we know about catching Pokemon GO here in Blighty. Based on SimilarWeb's metrics, Pokemon GO could surpass Android sometime as early as this week. By adding Pokemon characters to which is essentially the same game play they have now finally struck gold, but CEO John Hanke is already thinking of the next step. (more...)
Pokemon Go is more popular in the USA than Tinder
- July 11, 2016

Although the game is now available in US, Australia and New Zealand, the release for the other nations has been halted due to an ongoing server glitch. The official Pokemon Go Twitter account tweeted out a similar message to Hanke's statement , saying "Thank you for your patience. We have been working to fix the server issues", they assured today. (more...)
Manchester United agree world record £102m deal for Juventus powerhouse
- July 11, 2016

The English media continue to claim Manchester United are close to a deal worth €120m - not including the €25m fees to agent Mino Raiola. "He is in no rush to leave and Juventus do not want him to go", Raiola told the Times . The France worldwide, who will take part in his country's Euro 2016 clash with Portugal in Sunday's final, has emerged as a transfer target for the Red Devils following the appointment of Jose Mourinho as their new manager. (more...)
Video of Philando Castile's death raises questions against Facebook's content policy Video of Philando Castile's death raises questions against Facebook's content policy
- July 11, 2016

The day before, Diamond Reynolds streamed on Facebook Live after local police in Falcon Heights, shot her boyfriend, Philando Castile, ratcheting up a controversy surrounding how police officers treat African-Americans. " We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice ", said Google in its statement, with the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter. A learning curve comes with that. (more...)
Researchers anticipating new data on Jupiter when Juno spacecraft enters orbit Researchers anticipating new data on Jupiter when Juno spacecraft enters orbit
- July 11, 2016

The movie begins on June 12 when the spacecraft was 10 miles from the gas planet. Galileo, launched in 1989, circled Jupiter for almost a decade, beaming back splendid views of the planet and its numerous moons. Juno will conduct a study of Jupiter's composition, gravity field, magnetic field, and polar magnetosphere . This is the king of our solar system and its disciples going around it. (more...)
Samsung's Galaxy S7 Active isn't waterproof, Consumer Reports says
- July 09, 2016

Obviously this isn't great news for anyone who is relying on the Galaxy S7 Active to perform as advertised, but this just goes to show you that electronics and water aren't friends. Consumer Reports says that after a half-hour in water, the Active's screen flashed green and other colors and didn't respond to touch. Samsung told the Associated Press that while the Active is meant to be one of the most rugged phones out there, "there may be an off-chance that a defective device is not as ... (more...)
Red Dead Redemption Runs Better On Xbox One Red Dead Redemption Runs Better On Xbox One
- July 08, 2016

As they patiently wait for "RDR 2", Rockstar Games is offering an "RDR" Xbox One for Xbox 360 owners. Now you can pick it up via backward compatibility on Xbox One - whether it's through the Xbox.com price of $7.49, or by way of a boxed copy for under $10. (more...)
New Sun and Moon Pokemon Revealed Is Called Salandit New Sun and Moon Pokemon Revealed Is Called Salandit
- July 08, 2016

Pokemon Sun and Moon comes out exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS console on November 18th, 2016. The unique mix of fire and poison should make Salandit one heck of a heavy hitter in the two new games. Salandit is not a very powerful Pokémon, but its cunning nature allows it to battle fiercely by throwing its opponents off balance. Having a Salandit on your team would definitely help if there are any gym leaders in the game that use Steel-type Pokemon , or if you come across any trainers ... (more...)
Windows 10 upgrade notifications somehow just got even more obnoxious Windows 10 upgrade notifications somehow just got even more obnoxious
- July 08, 2016

If you thought Microsoft's Windows 10 upgrade notifications were annoying so far, think again. The Windows 10 Mobile OS update came out for the users of many older Nokia Lumia phones such as Lumia 1520, 930, 640, 640XL, 730, 735, 830, 532, 535, 540, 635 1GB, 636 1GB, 638 1GB, 430, 435, BLU Win HD w510u, BLU Win HD LTE x150q, and the MCJ Madosma Q501 devices. (more...)
It just got easier to use Spotify on your Amazon Echo It just got easier to use Spotify on your Amazon Echo
- July 08, 2016

Asking "Play XYZ from Prime Music", for instance, will request a particular track only from Amazon's platform. Keep in mind that Amazon's Prime Day deals are only available for Prime members, as are the Alexa-exclusive deals as well. Or order coffee or one of the millions of Amazon Prime items. It's not clear whether that will mitigate or exacerbate complaints from past year that Prime Day is pretty much a big rummage sale , with "blockbuster" deals on run-of-the-mill items like socks and ... (more...)
Pokemon Go Available In IOS, Android Devices In Select Countries
- July 08, 2016

Nintendo's release of Pokemon GO for Android and IOS just may be that dream coming true for old and young fans alike. Pokemon Go was developed as a collaboration between Nintendo and Niantic Labs, and uses the smartphone's camera, sensors, and location to put Pokemon in various locations in the real world. (more...)
Soyuz capsule blasts off for International Space Station Soyuz capsule blasts off for International Space Station
- July 08, 2016

The team will join NASA astronaut and station commander Jeff Williams and two Russian cosmonauts who have been aboard the orbital outpost since March. The crew will test modified systems for a couple of days - 34 Earth orbits - before docking with the ISS Rassvet module on July 9. Rubins told Wired that she's going to perform some of the first DNA sequencing on the ISS using the USB-sized MinION sequencer . (more...)
Windows Phone Users Launch Petition for Pokemon GO Windows Phone Users Launch Petition for Pokemon GO
- July 07, 2016

Niantic Labs' mobile Pokémon-catching app, Pokémon Go , is now live on Android and iOS platforms in certain regions. The same mobile game developer that developed the famous augmented reality (AR) game "Ingress" has recently conducted beta testing rounds in different parts of the world such as Japan, Australia and New Zealand . (more...)
IOS 10 Public Beta Released: Download And Install Latest Apple Software Preview
- July 07, 2016

Both are based the respective Beta 2 dev branch builds of the operating systems, which were released earlier this week. If you'd like to try a version that's now in the final stages of development, Apple just opened the iOS 10 public beta program , marking the third time the company has allowed its customers to download and run a major pre-release version of iOS before a formal release. (more...)
Huawei Has Filed New Patent Suit Against Samsung, Reveals Chinese Court
- July 07, 2016

This is why "Huawei's" decision to sue "T-Mobile" over a patent complaint is so jarring to so many because it serves as a stark reminder that companies from other countries can use legal action against United States brands as well. The dispute comes as the Chinese tech company emerges as the world's third largest smartphone vendor, and highlights that patent conflicts are intensifying amid slowing global demand for handsets. (more...)
Google is working on 2 Smartwatches - Angelfish & Swordfish Google is working on 2 Smartwatches - Angelfish & Swordfish
- July 07, 2016

The Nexus 6P flagship smartphone, for instance, which released last autumn, was made with Huawei, and Asus made the now-canned Nexus Player. The report states that the Angelfish will look similar to both Motorola's current Moto 360 and the LG Urbane 2nd Edition LTE. (more...)
Almost half of all Steam gamers are running Windows 10
- July 07, 2016

Microsoft's newest Windows 10 upgrade notification will be a full-screen reminder for Windows 7/8 users to upgrade their operating system. Now Microsoft intends to blow up the notifications to fullscreen proportions in a final push to convince people to upgrade to Windows 10. (more...)

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