• Brand New Xbox Avatars are Now Available to All Xbox One Users
Brand New Xbox Avatars are Now Available to All Xbox One Users

The new Avatar Store will allow you to buy new Avatar items, including licensed designs from Halo , Gears of War , and more. If you prefer your Xbox Original Avatar, that's okay too! Xbox's October update is here. Another highlight of the October 2018 Update is support for Dolby Vision HDR video streaming. Today we are excited to launch our...

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  • Google Details New Software Updates Coming to Android and Smart Displays
Google Details New Software Updates Coming to Android and Smart Displays

It comes in four colors: Charcoal, Aqua, Chalk, and Sand. Home Hub features Wi-Fi and Bluetooth which allows users to cast their phone content to the device. When it came time to build the Google Home Hub , Google didn't use any of this. That's OK because Google is attempting to make the smart home experience easier instead of trying to cram...

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  • Stardew Valley to deliver your farming fix on iOS, Android soon
Stardew Valley to deliver your farming fix on iOS, Android soon

Stardew Valley for mobile devices just has a new interface-user interface, menu, and controls-that's been rebuilt for touch-screen gameplay. Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone aided them, so fans can likely expect some pretty decent on-the-go farming.

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  • Google Plus shut down: Here’s all you need to know
Google Plus shut down: Here’s all you need to know

In the post, Google announced it was closing down the service after the Wall Street Journal revealed the company had known about the bug, which affected all Google+ users, since March this year . Speaking about the exposed data, Google said on Monday: "We found no evidence that any developer was aware of this bug, or abusing the API, and ...

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  • Huawei details AI strategy, announces new portfolio built around Artificial Intelligence
Huawei details AI strategy, announces new portfolio built around Artificial Intelligence

Huawei said it will sell whole packages based on the chips to third parties, rather than just the chips themselves. The world's No. 2 smartphone brand by sales volume is on track to sell 200 million phones this year, up from 153 million units last year, thanks to its new AI-capable phones with its Kirin 970 chips, he noted.

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  • Instagram launches new tools meant to detect bullying in photos
Instagram launches new tools meant to detect bullying in photos

Still, Instagram is attempting to promote better behavior with a new "spreading kindness" campaign featuring teen dancer and actor Maddie Ziegler (of Sia music video fame), which encourages users to tag friends and spread a new camera effect with positive, uplifting sentiments.

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  • Facebook to Sell Portal Video Devices
Facebook to Sell Portal Video Devices

Facebook has launched a couple of new smart devices which enable AI-powered video calling in your home. Facebook is the newest contender in the smart home speaker segment with the launch of the new Portal home and Portal +. Facebook's Portal shares some of the traits of smart speakers like "Google Home" and Amazon's "Echo" with its v...

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  • Samsung Galaxy A9 with four rear cameras unveiled
Samsung Galaxy A9 with four rear cameras unveiled

Samsung has plonked a 6.3in FHD+ 1,080x2,220 Super AMOLED display into a rather neat and rounded chassis with gentle curves to the body but no wrap-around screen. Keeping the device running is a 3,300 mAh battery that charges via micro USB . The highlight of course is the quad cameras on the back of the new Galaxy A9.

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  • Google drops out of bidding for $10 bln Pentagon data deal
Google drops out of bidding for $10 bln Pentagon data deal

A Google spokeswoman has said they are not bidding on the Jedi Contract because they are not sure if it would support AI principles and the portions of the contract were out of scope with current government certifications . DoD JEDI cloud contract, as it winds its way through the bidding process. Microsoft first announced Azure Government...

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  • Samsung Galaxy A9 is the First Quad-Camera Phone
Samsung Galaxy A9 is the First Quad-Camera Phone

On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy S9 + comes with a dual rear camera . Needless to say, the Galaxy A9 impresses quite a lot in the specifications and features department, so Samsung is actually staying true to its word that the Korean giant will incorporate high-end features on its mid-range lineup.

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  • Huawei will release the game version of a flagship smartphone Mate 20
Huawei will release the game version of a flagship smartphone Mate 20

As usual, there have been lots of leaks about the Mate 20 Pro . You can bet that folks will be doing all they can to find out information about it before it's announcement on October 16 in London. The smartphone will be equipped with OLED-display with a diagonal of 7.21 inches and a resolution of 2240 x 1080 pixels. The handset should run on a K...

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  • Why has Samsung put four cameras on the Galaxy A9?
Why has Samsung put four cameras on the Galaxy A9?

What do you think about the new Galaxy A9's price? The Galaxy A9 will be available in the Philippines on December 1, with a suggested retail price of P32,990. The display size measures in at 6.3 inches diagonally, so it is larger than the Galaxy S9 + Plus and only a fraction smaller than the Galaxy Note 9 .

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  • PSN ID change feature entering beta, publicly available in 2019
PSN ID change feature entering beta, publicly available in 2019

As of now, the feature will only be available to PlayStation users that have registered as testers for previous PS4 system software betas . You can change your Online ID as many times as you want, but much as with Xbox only the first change is free - it'll cost you $9.99 USD/CAD or your local equivalent after that.

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  • China's central bank cuts reserve ratio for some lenders
China's central bank cuts reserve ratio for some lenders

These banks traditionally serve the country's big state enterprises. It has even censored bad economic news. This photo taken on August 1, 2018 shows the People's Bank of China , the country's central bank. China's economic growth rate slowed slightly to 6.7 per cent in the second quarter year-on-year, still well above the government's full...

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  • Google Pixel 3 XL Is Already Selling In Hong Kong Before Launch
Google Pixel 3 XL Is Already Selling In Hong Kong Before Launch

Google's upcoming Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones might be the most leaked devices in history (except for that time someone from Apple left an unreleased iPhone in a bar ). Google Pixel 3 XL & Pixel 3 Officially Launched; Prices Starts From USD 799 . Specs are packed, Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 chipset, Octa-core Kryo 385 Gold ...

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  • Microsoft unveils Xbox game streaming plans with Project xCloud coming in 2019
Microsoft unveils Xbox game streaming plans with Project xCloud coming in 2019

More than 3,000 games are available on the Xbox One today, and Microsoft is planning to bring even more games to the new project. Microsoft has promised to blow apart gaming restrictions with the announcement of its streaming service, Project xCloud .

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  • Apple Watch Series 4 users face continuous reboot due to this bug
Apple Watch Series 4 users face continuous reboot due to this bug

Although the exact problem has not yet been diagnosed, it appears that the large Activity complication simply can not handle drawing its graph with one of those 24 hour missing. While the 44mm GPS model is available at $429 and the 44mm GPS + Cellular model is available for $529. It packs a bunch of cool new features, FDA-approved ECG included, a...

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  • Black Ops 4 Has a 50 GB Update If You're Buying Physical
Black Ops 4 Has a 50 GB Update If You're Buying Physical

The day one update package is roughly 50 GB. The PS4 essentially re-copies games entirely every time it updates, so PS4 players will need 115GB of free space to install the 50GB update. You still won't be able to play the game until midnight, mind, but at least you'll be able to bang out the download beforehand. The easiest way to get around th...

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  • Google+ Shutting Down After Bug Leaks Info of 500k Accounts
Google+ Shutting Down After Bug Leaks Info of 500k Accounts

It opted not to report it, "in part because of fears that doing so would draw regulatory scrutiny and cause reputational damage". Affected data included Google + profile information like names, email addresses, occupations, gender and age information, but no personal messages, according to the company, which added that it didn't find any evide...

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  • Google Pixel Slate hands-on
Google Pixel Slate hands-on

It allows the Pixel phones to cover much of the functionality of the Home Hub. One of the major disappoints of the new Google Home Hub, however, is the omission of a camera for Google Duo video calls. If they have the Google Home app, they can turn the lights on or off. The front camera is a wide-angle lens and both cameras utilize the same...

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