• Apple-Revokes-Developmental-Credentials-Facebook-ios-apps
Apple-Revokes-Developmental-Credentials-Facebook-ios-apps

It remains to be seen how long the Facebook Research app will remain available to Android users. Currently, Facebook tells TechCrunch that it is going to roll up the research program from the iOS devices. Apple and Facebook have had an increasingly contentious relationship - this isn't the first time Facebook used the App Store in violation o...

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  • Google's Material Theme redesign is rolling out now for the Gmail app
Google's Material Theme redesign is rolling out now for the Gmail app

The user's profile picture is also now located on the right-hand side in the main screen instead of the navigation drawer. "As part of the new design, you can quickly view attachments-like photos-without opening or scrolling through the conversation".

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  • Metro Exodus is vacating Steam, moving to Epic Store for exclusive launch
Metro Exodus is vacating Steam, moving to Epic Store for exclusive launch

Valve responded to this news stating that: "We think the decision to remove the game is unfair to Steam customers, especially after a long pre-sale period". If you want to want your pre-order on Steam and put your support behind Epic, Valve Software provides an automated tool on its customer support site and instructions on how to use it .

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  • FaceTime eavesdropping bug is a blow to privacy-touting Apple
FaceTime eavesdropping bug is a blow to privacy-touting Apple

As an advisory it's worth, for the time being at least, completely disabling FaceTime where you can across iPhone , Mac and iPads. Use the "Add Person" option to include a new participant in the chat, namely yourself. In fact, it even affects Mac users if they are being called by an iPhone user. Anyone can call you on FaceTime and he...

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  • Samsung Galaxy M20: Quick Hands-on
Samsung Galaxy M20: Quick Hands-on

Samsung Galaxy M10 and Galaxy M20 will go on sale in India from February 5. Furthermore, these Galaxy M series are featured in two color variants - Charcoal Black and Denim Blue. The M10, on the other hand, is priced lower than the M20 but obviously makes some sacrifices to get there. Samsung Galaxy M20 is expected to sport the rear mounted...

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  • Apple to patch privacy bug in video calling feature
Apple to patch privacy bug in video calling feature

Here's the steps to reproduce the security blunder: on an iPhone , video call a contact using FaceTime on a vulnerable device, and while connecting, swipe up and add a person to the call. Apple reckons it'll push out a software fix for this privacy gaffe later this week. While it is not known who first discovered this bug, numerous people hav...

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  • Nokia returns to the U.S. with help from Verizon and Cricket Wireless
Nokia returns to the U.S. with help from Verizon and Cricket Wireless

Cricket Wireless says the Nokia 3 .1 Plus will be its first phone to launch with Android 9 Pie . If you want to snag a pricier model, such as the beloved $349 Nokia 7 .1 that launched late previous year, you'll need to buy one unlocked online and activate it on a GSM network in the U.S.

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  • BioWare apologise over ‘rocky’ Anthem demo launch - address loading glitch
BioWare apologise over ‘rocky’ Anthem demo launch - address loading glitch

Overall, we had excess capacity prepared for population increases, and continue to do so. Unfortunately, the game's "VIP demo" got off to a rocky start, with connectivity issues and bugs hurting the experience across multiple platforms. While BioWare are working on fixes to the infinite loads issue, they stated it may not be rectified over the ...

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  • SD855-Powered Google 'Coral' Pinned As The Pixel 4 Android Flagship
SD855-Powered Google 'Coral' Pinned As The Pixel 4 Android Flagship

The device was benchmarked on Thursday and the name "Coral" also appeared in the Android Open Source Project (AOSP). There are already a number of Android handsets - including recent phones from OnePlus - which have their own implementation of the biometric security feature, but with Android Q , it is looking as though the feature will be ha...

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  • Land, Ho! Toyota Land Cruiser Celebrates Its Heritage with Special Model
Land, Ho! Toyota Land Cruiser Celebrates Its Heritage with Special Model

The wheels perfectly complement the "Midnight Black" or "Blizzard Pearl" paintjobs that are available on the special edition, of which 1,200 will be available in the U.S., and an old-school Land Cruiser badge finishes off the look. The 8-speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i) teams with a versatile full-t...

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  • PUBG is now available for low-end PCs for free
PUBG is now available for low-end PCs for free

PUBG Lite's beta only features one map at launch, the classic Erangel, but PUBG Corp have stated that they will be supporting the free-to-play edition of the game in future, promising additional game modes will be added in the future, alongside popular snow map Vikendi .

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  • Free Gold Bars This Weekend Along With New Improvements
Free Gold Bars This Weekend Along With New Improvements

As a thank you to fans who support Red Dead Online by participating in the beta, anyone who plays this weekend will get five free Gold Bars: a form of optional, premium in-game currency . Why? We also updated our official Feedback page to now include dedicated sections for Gun Rush . There are items like Proximity-Based Player Blips, Parley...

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  • IOS 12.2 Teases AirPods 2 With Hey Siri Integration
IOS 12.2 Teases AirPods 2 With Hey Siri Integration

That report did say that AirPods 2 will have built-in health features . While the AirPods available right now don't support this feature, rumors suggest that the company is working on a new version which will be launched this year. DigiTimes expects that, because of the popularity of the devices over the past couple years and the increased ...

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  • Microsoft Office 365 apps finally arrive on Mac App Store
Microsoft Office 365 apps finally arrive on Mac App Store

Jared Spataro , Corporate Vice President at Microsoft, said his company has been working closely with Apple to provide Mac users with the very best productivity experience uniquely designed for the Mac system. Word leaked out earlier today (see this Neowin.net story ) that it looked as if the Office 365 applications for Mac would show up i...

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  • Apple Cuts 200 Employees From Project Titan Autonomous Car Division
Apple Cuts 200 Employees From Project Titan Autonomous Car Division

Previous reports have suggested Apple was initially considering in-house development of an entire vehicle. Apple issued a statement confirming cuts at the effort, but the company also reiterated its interest in the broad category of autonomous systems .

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  • Retro Studios Is Now Developing Metroid Prime 4 For Nintendo Switch
Retro Studios Is Now Developing Metroid Prime 4 For Nintendo Switch

Prior to this shock announcement from Nintendo , there were rumours circulating late past year about the re-release of the Metroid Prime Trilogy for the Nintendo Switch as an appetiser. There is a silver lining to today's announcement, however. This is why Nintendo chose to have Tanabe work with Retro Studios on the game, rebooting developme...

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  • Facebook to 'integrate its WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram messaging services'
Facebook to 'integrate its WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram messaging services'

With a merged platforms, an Instagram user could send a private message to a WhatsApp user, a process not now available. In a statement, Facebook said: 'We're working on making more of our messaging products end-to-end encrypted and considering ways to make it easier to reach friends and family across networks.

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  • Anthem demo pre-loading is underway ahead of Friday's roll-out
Anthem demo pre-loading is underway ahead of Friday's roll-out

The RPG is scheduled to launch on February 22nd for the PC, PS4, and Xbox One . Did you pre-order ANTHEM? A trailer for the VIP version has also been released and can be found below. "Your first chance to get your hands on Anthem starts January 25, 2019 with the VIP Demo", EA explains . The Anthem free demo ends on February 3 at 6pm PT (7...

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  • Will the Samsung Galaxy S10 come cryptocurrency-ready?
Will the Samsung Galaxy S10 come cryptocurrency-ready?

Reportedly, Samsung had filed for three trademarks under "Smartphones; Software applications for use with mobile devices; Computer software platforms; Application". Speaking of the front-facing camera, this arrives in a 2.4-megapixel form but with the option to blur elements of the photo thanks to the A9 Pro's self-focusing feature.

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  • Amazon Delivery Robots Hit the Doorsteps of Seattle
Amazon Delivery Robots Hit the Doorsteps of Seattle

Scout , created by Amazon, is fully electric and rolls along sidewalks at a walking pace. Amazon assures that the Scout can at least dodge basic obstacles, though. "We developed Amazon Scout at our research and development lab in Seattle, ensuring the devices can safely and efficiently navigate around pets, pedestrians, and anything else in...

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