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by | July 03, 2018 | 15:44

Egan explained that blocked users can't add you as a friend, see things you post on your profile, or begin Messenger conversations with you. If you block someone on Facebook, you probably want them to... Facebook confirmed that a bug has temporarily unblocked some users from the block lists of around 800,000 users. Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg earlier this year was grilled by the European Parliament and the US Congress about a massive breach of users' personal data in the Cambridge ...

by | July 03, 2018 | 15:28

A theme throughout the main keynote, Digital Wellbeing was best showcased at the tail end of Android P's unveil. The Android security patch for July is out and available to all Pixel/Nexus devices. In Android Oreo, people using the Pixel Launcher can toggle a setting that will automatically change their phone's theme from light to dark depending on the color tone of the home screen background.

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:28

The device comes with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. With respect to color variants, the strategy of OnePlus has been to release a new phone with standard colors, followed by special color variants released at a later point in time.

by | July 02, 2018 | 16:29

That report is based on an internal document from Microsoft , which reads in part: "It's a new pocketable Surface device form factor that brings together innovative new hardware and software experiences to create a truly personal and versatile computing experience".

by | June 30, 2018 | 18:32

Without it, users can't beam content from their phones to their TV, or indeed start a stream playing on the Chromecast. Google's internet-connected speakers are apologising for being somewhat less "smart" than normal. That left users unable to control their smart thermostats or cameras completely, rendering both the app and any voice command sent through a smart speaker , useless.

by | June 30, 2018 | 18:26

Many Comcast customers, as is custom , took the opportunity to share their dissatisfaction or sarcasm with the cable and internet giant. Comcast says the company is working hard to resolve the problem. Down Detector, which tracks connection problems through crowdsourced reports, had thousands of people claiming that their Comcast service is down since 9:30 a.m.

by | June 30, 2018 | 17:43

Facebook announced Tuesday that it will scrap a solar-powered pilotless drone program that was initially created to provide wireless Internet connectivity to areas not accessible to such a service. Internet.org hubs allow users to connect to the internet via the Free Basics app, which the Guardian reported mostly limits users to Western web destinations without extra charges.

by | June 30, 2018 | 13:27

The sensors can automatically detect when the phone is in free fall, and then deploy the springs to catch the phone when it hits the ground. The impact had caused the electronics inside the handset to break. At the end of the day, a slim case is a small price to pay for keeping your expensive social-media-and-selfie-machine intact! Notably, the " mobile airbag " or AD case is now not available for purchase yet.

by | June 30, 2018 | 13:23

That's because at least one of them will come with 5G support. Meanwhile, OnePlus will release the 256GB storage variant of the OnePlus 6 in India on July 10. The company had claimed earlier this year that the OnePlus 6T will be launched only if it there is enough new technology to offer . We don't know much else about the OnePlus 7 so far but based on past form it's likely to land sometime in mid-2019, so you've got a while to wait yet.

by | June 30, 2018 | 12:45

That's right, Fortnite is having a big event on Saturday and, if you're not in the game, you're going to miss it. Apparently, the rocket will launch in-game only once, exactly at 12:30pm CT. "We'll have more information available [Thursday]". We will of course update you all if the mode returns, but for now you're just going to have to learn Fortnite the same way as the rest of us, by dying a lot and enduring some matchmaking times.

by | June 30, 2018 | 08:59

Now that the flagship smartphone from Samsung, Galaxy Note 9 , has an official launch date, it is expected that the leaks and rumours of the handset will become more potent. While we now know a great deal about the hardware that will go into the Galaxy Note 9 , the same can not be said about the software. In terms of performance, the Samsung Note 9 will be powered by the Snapdragon 845 SoC in Korea and USA and an Exynos SoC in other markets including India.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:14

With Timo Bernhard sitting behind the wheel of the 919 Hybrid Evo , Porsche has beaten the Stefan Bellof's lap record (6:11.13) that stood for 35 years by no less than 51 seconds. This lap time was Porsche's final goal for its no-holds-barred prototype. Porsche also increased aerodynamics with a larger front diffuser, new rear wing, and fixed height side skirts, contributing to a 53 percent increase in downforce.

by | June 30, 2018 | 03:07

Android One is a great system for distribution of a very basic Android , and this simple execution from Motorola will be a great vehicle for Android One. It's like the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ or the Huawei P20 and the P20 Pro. So the One Power will be more powerful? Design-wise, the Motorola One and Motorola One Power are similar.

by | June 30, 2018 | 01:57

OnePlus took to its forums to reveal official details on the new OnePlus Software Maintenance Schedule . The OnePlus 2, being almost three years old at this point, is obviously coming to the end of its operational life. "The OnePlus 6 users can be reassured that not only will their OnePlus 6 be as fast as the day they bought it, but it'll also receive regular software updates for the next three years", the company announced.

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:54

One of our large backbone network partners had a fiber cut that we believe is also impacting other providers. The company replied to some Twitter users complaining about the lack of service. Employees at Comcast in Centre County, Pennsylvania said there was nothing they could do for cable customers until their internal system is rebooted.

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:15

Facebook is testing a feature that will help you keep your peace of mind - one that will give you the option to "snooze" specific keywords for 30 days. The social media giant has introduced keyword snooze, which is starting to roll out to a percentage of Facebook users. Hitting that reveals a list of words from the post you can block future stories about.

by | June 29, 2018 | 01:32

He said this ruling from the Supreme Court should not affect their customers much, if any. Allowing states to tax internet retailers with no physical presence in their states - and thus limited influence over state legislators - violates the principle of no taxation without representation.

by | June 28, 2018 | 09:28

Now, nearly seven years since the feud begun, the companies have finally reached a settlement and the case is being closed, according to a court document. Some of the specific features Apple feels Samsung stole include home screen app grids, tap to zoom, and "bounceback" scrolling. According to Bloomberg, the two smartphone giants have now reached an out-of-court settlement , putting an end to the seven-year patent fight.

by | June 28, 2018 | 09:15

The Bentayga used in the race only had minimal modifications, like unique front seats, the rear seats were removed, and a roll cage and fire suppression system were installed. Every piece of chrome is also replaced with black components, and carbon fiber adorns the splitter, side skirts, diffuser, and rear spoiler. The Pikes Peak Bentayga will be available to order from August for customers in the United States and Europe.

by | June 27, 2018 | 16:36

The SDM1000 would also include the Snapdragon 850 software modem, support for Gigabit WLAN and a new power management chip intended for management of increased power utilization. However, it is the biggest chip that the company will produce but will be smaller than Intel's 15-watt chips. According to a report from WinFuture , the Qualcomm Snapdragon 1000 will have 12 TDP (thermal design process), which is nearly double as of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC (flagship smartphone ...