• Microsoft Explains Why Windows 10’s October 2018 Update Was Deleting People’s Files
Microsoft Explains Why Windows 10’s October 2018 Update Was Deleting People’s Files

Today, the firm is rolling out a new build 17763.17 to the Slow and Release Preview rings of the Insider Program. They have the tools to get you back to a good state. The user used an early version of the OneDrive client and used the OneDrive settings to turn on the Auto save feature. We have fully investigated these issues and developed sol...

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  • Sony confirms next-generation Playstation console is in the works
Sony confirms next-generation Playstation console is in the works

Sony's president reportedly has confirmed that the company is working on the next PlayStation, but stopped short of calling it " PlayStation 5 ". It makes sense that Sony is working on its next generation of hardware, given that the PS4 is now 5 years into its lifecycle.

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  • IOS 12.0.1 Release Notes, Changes, Security Content Detailed By Apple
IOS 12.0.1 Release Notes, Changes, Security Content Detailed By Apple

Apple has released iOS 12.0.1, fixing a charging bug affecting the latest iPhone XS , as well as a number of other glitches frustrating some owners. iOS 12.0.1 should now be available for all eligible devices as a free over-the-air update. Apple switched the position of the key with the one for emoji/language in iOS 12.

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  • The worst part about the Google+ breach was the silence
The worst part about the Google+ breach was the silence

The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan and Robert McMillan report that Google was anxious about public perception and regulatory scrutiny, and that Google wanted to avoid comparisons with Facebook , which at the time was dealing with its own data privacy scandal .

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  • New images of Google's Pixel Slate are leaked
New images of Google's Pixel Slate are leaked

Rumors suggest Google could have new Pixel phones, a tablet, a screen-equipped smart speaker and a pair of headphones up its sleeve. The search giant is hosting its big, annual hardware event in New York City on Tuesday and it's believed to be releasing more than just phones.

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  • Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL launch
Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL launch

We recently reported that Google has been asking YouTubers to send clips of them criticizing the notch. The Pixel 3 will not sport a notch, unlike its Pixel 3 XL sibling. If you are wondering what all could you see during the event, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones would clearly be stars of the show. Inside, you'll find 4GB of RAM and...

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  • Facebook's creepy new speakers are freaking people out
Facebook's creepy new speakers are freaking people out

Arriving in the United States in November, Facebook Portal is a $199 (£152) 10-inch screen, with two speakers and a high-quality webcam attached, which the company hopes users will put in their living rooms and kitchens and use to launch video chats with friends and loved ones.

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  • Intel Announces First 9th-Generation Core Processors
Intel Announces First 9th-Generation Core Processors

Intel is keeping the TDP of the Core i9-9900K at 95W. Coming with Intel's first consumer i9 processor also comes the first i7 desktop processor not to feature Hyper-threading. An excited Intel held a livestream earlier this morning to formally introduce its initial 9th generation Core processors consisting of three SKUs: Core i9-9900K, Core ...

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  • Google exposed personal data of nearly 500,000 and didn't disclose it
Google exposed personal data of nearly 500,000 and didn't disclose it

Besides low usage, Google + engagement rates are also defeating, with 90-percent of all sessions lasting for under five seconds, according to Alphabet's subsidiary. Action 1: We are shutting down Google + for consumers. Chief Executive Sundar Pichai was briefed on the plan not to notify users after an internal committee had reached that decisi...

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  • Skybound Games acquires Telltale's The Walking Dead, will finish the final season
Skybound Games acquires Telltale's The Walking Dead, will finish the final season

As previously reported , the future of Telltale's The Walking Dead game has been put into question due to the company announcing what appears to be a massive shutdown. After the announcement that Telltale Games would be closing up shop and ceasing production on almost all of its projects, fans of the episodic game series The Walking Dead were...

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  • Microsoft Announces Project xCloud Game Streaming Service
Microsoft Announces Project xCloud Game Streaming Service

Testing of the cloud streaming tech has begun, but Microsoft will scale up over time. "The test runs on devices (mobile phones , tablets ) paired with an Xbox Wireless Controller through Bluetooth, and it is also playable using touch input", Kareem Choudhry, corporate vice president, gaming cloud, said in a blog post .

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  • What to Expect at Google's October 9 Event (and How to Watch)
What to Expect at Google's October 9 Event (and How to Watch)

More importantly, you may want to know what hardware products will be unveiled. We're just three days away from Google's Fall 2018 event, and the leaks are still coming. The previous leak also provides a possible launch date for the Google Home Hub . The Engadget editor also mentions the single 12.2MP rear camera and dual 8MP front-facing ...

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  • OnePlus 6T market launch to start on October 30
OnePlus 6T market launch to start on October 30

OnePlus 6T : Likely specifications OnePlus's next flagship smartphone OnePlus 6T has been in rumours since months now. OnePlus has been surprisingly open about the upcoming OnePlus 6T , from talking about the lack of headphone jack to previously teasing the in-display fingerprint sensor .

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  • How to avoid the latest ‘Got Another Friend Request’ Facebook hoax
How to avoid the latest ‘Got Another Friend Request’ Facebook hoax

Your account isn't hacked, there are no duplicate friend requests and you did not receive a request from the person you're forwarding it to. Other easy steps to take to prevent being hacked on Facebook include regularly changing your password, reporting a hacked account, reporting suspicious messages or applications, and strengthening your othe...

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  • Microsoft Halts Windows 10 Update Over Mass File Deletion
Microsoft Halts Windows 10 Update Over Mass File Deletion

However, some people have already begun the update process and for those individuals, Intel is stepping in and offering some tips to help guide Windows users through the rest of the process. "They have the tools to get you back to a good state", said Sarkar. Microsoft's Your Phone developers have acknowledged that this is not the intended behav...

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  • Pixel Slate: first Images of Google’s new tablet leak
Pixel Slate: first Images of Google’s new tablet leak

My Pixelbook is used in laptop mode 95 percent of the time so I am personally not interested at all in the tablet form factor Google Chrome OS device. The smartphone runs on Android 9 Pie out-of-the-box and is built around an octa-core Snapdragon 845 chipset, coupled with 4GB of RAM and 128GB storage.

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  • New Facebook message hoax spreading
New Facebook message hoax spreading

A warning about "another friend request" alerts Facebook users about potential account " cloning ". The message is a hoax, and anyone who shares it is spreading it. The attackers exploited a vulnerability in Facebook's code that impacted "View As", a feature that lest people see what their own profile looks like to someone else.

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  • Google Pixel 3 XL Goes On Sale Before Official Launch
Google Pixel 3 XL Goes On Sale Before Official Launch

The Active Edge pressure-sensitive UI for triggering Google Assistant is still here from the Pixel 2. Having said that the new Pixel 3 devices will be the main highlight of the show, but it will be interesting to see what all interesting things Google will introduce in the new generation Pixels.

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  • Samsung Electronics posts record Q3 operating profit
Samsung Electronics posts record Q3 operating profit

That compared with an average forecast of 17.2 trillion won in a Refinitiv poll of 15 analysts. Brokerage firms estimated that Samsung Electronics made roughly 25 trillion won in revenue in semiconductors in the third quarter, up 24 percent from last year's 19.9 trillion won.

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  • Nintendo Files Patent for a Game Boy Style Smartphone Case
Nintendo Files Patent for a Game Boy Style Smartphone Case

From the images we can see that the current plans for the Game Boy casing are buttons placed on top of the devices touchscreen. While the examples show the case being used on a smartphone , Nintendo has said it may not exclusively be used for just phones and " may be attached to other electronic equipment such as a tablet terminal that does ...

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