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by | October 08, 2018 | 14:30

The scam message reads: 'Hi.I actually got another friend request from you yesterday.which I ignored so you may want to check your account. I had to do the people individually. Some people have apparently misunderstood the message and are forwarding it onto all of their Facebook friends for no apparent reason, hence the message going viral in recent days and creating confusion.

by | October 08, 2018 | 13:59

Fast forward to today, Engadget has also managed to get hold of an "unreleased version" of the Pixel 3 XL in Hong Kong. That means it's complete with a deep notch, a two-tone back and a rear-facing fingerprint scanner. The phone will, of course, be the first to ship with Android 9.0 Pie out of the box. "As for video recording, the main camera can go up to 4K 30fps, whereas the selfie camera is limited to 1080p".

by | October 08, 2018 | 10:55

From the backside, the Google Pixel 3 XL seems to carry similar design cue to that of the Google Pixel 2 XL with a mix of glass, aluminium and a circular-shaped fingerprint sensor at the centre. The leaked pictures of the Pixel 3 XL go in line with the rumours. Google Home Hub Like always, Google is expected to launch a new smart home assistant and this year Google may call it Home Hub.

by | October 08, 2018 | 09:56

Instagram is prototyping a new privacy setting that would provide users' exact Global Positioning System coordination to Facebook even when they are not using the app. It's even building a new map view for all your friends to see who's around you, much like Snapchat's Snap Map feature. The move comes just days after Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger resigned from the company, saying they 'would explore creativity again'.

by | October 08, 2018 | 09:24

Microsoft has responded to user reports by pausing the rollout of the Fall update, something that also happened with the previous major update in April, which was also temporarily postponed due to a bug. Unfortunately, it's not just the file deletions that have caused an issue for users post-update, with others complaining that the Edge browser, as well as other apps, are unable to connect to the Internet.

by | October 08, 2018 | 00:56

Ultimately, however, the move by Apple "just makes your computer more secure, and we need that", Zigmont said. Repairing an Apple device has proven to be a tedious process, YouTubers like Linus Tech Tips have videos showing the issues on getting their iMac repaired and he has even stated that Apple Genious employees have problems diagnosing Mac products.

by | October 07, 2018 | 21:39

Google today announced that users can now book a ride on Lyft or Uber using their Google Assistant . Google Assistant is now capable of booking rides from numerous most popular ride-sharing services. The new update package reveals new features including a slider and controls to help you with the smart home devices. Alternatively, users can be more specific if they already know which ride-sharing service they want to use.

by | October 07, 2018 | 15:46

Samsung Electronics announced its earnings for the third quarter, the company earned approximately 57,5 billion dollars. Operating profit, meanwhile, is set to hit 17.5 trillion KRW ($15.5 billion), up 20.4 percent compared to the same quarter a year ago and 18 percent more than the previous quarter .

by | October 07, 2018 | 13:26

A fourth anonymous source shared a photograph of an internal Sony document displaying the option "edit username", and noted that the documentation was a how-to guide for users to change their PSN name. However, we imagine it will be implemented before the impending end of the PS4 . Unlike Sony, Microsoft allows Xbox Live users to change their names, albeit for a small fee.

by | October 07, 2018 | 13:24

The Malaysian contact number is 1 800 81 8798, or you could talk to the virtual assistant on the support page here. The company published updated tools to upgrade to a new version of Windows 10 and enabled the update on Windows Update as well but only for users and administrators who clicked on the "check for updates" button manually in the Windows Update interface.

by | October 07, 2018 | 13:26

After several leaks, photos and even hands-on videos, Engadget bought an actually Pixel 3 XL from a retail shop in Hong Kong. According to Lai, the device seems to be the real deal, with features matching leaked information on the phone, including a rear fingerprint reader and a large upper notch.

by | October 07, 2018 | 09:59

Other movement hoards on a worldwide scale included HTTP media streams, for example, inserted recordings on sites, which took up 13.1% of transfer speed; YouTube , which directions 11.4% of the world's transmission capacity; and web perusing at 7.8% of downstream activity.

by | October 07, 2018 | 00:17

Touted as a successor to LG V30 , the LG V40 ThinQ carries three cameras on the rear and dual cameras on the front side. And that's the point: The V40 is straight up the most fun I've had snapping pics with a smartphone camera , and it convinced me that triple-camera arrays are more than a passing fad.

by | October 06, 2018 | 20:39

Nintendo has filed a patent for something that appears to be a case that turns your phone into a Game Boy - functioning buttons and all. Functionality provided by the new case relies upon conductive buttons and a conductive sheet being used within the design, necessary to pass on the user input to the screen.

by | October 06, 2018 | 09:25

The feature will basically help you save your phone data by stopping the videos from autoplaying and loading images initially in a lower-quality resolution. The update also brings better group chat management, better ad labels and voice accessibility improvements for polls. What Happens when "Data Saver" is ON on Twitter Mobile App? Not to worry: To see an image appear in higher quality, you can tap on the three-top menu and pick "Load High Quality" to change the setting on that particular ...

by | October 06, 2018 | 06:53

California Governor Jerry Brown, on Sunday, signed a law that re-established net neutrality in his state. " Big telecom companies hate the California net neutrality bill because it prevents them from screwing over their customers more than they already do ".

by | October 05, 2018 | 22:18

This has led to a sheer disappointment among many iPhone X fans. Some have suggested that the charging issue could have something to do with the USB device protection feature that Apple included in iOS 11.4.1 and iOS 12. In India, the iPhone XS is priced at Rs 99,900 for the 64GB variant, Rs 1,14,900 for the 256GB variant and Rs 1,34,900 for the 512GB variant. The problem here is that Apple has built an incredible 6.5-inch display and then done absolutely nothing to maximise its ...

by | October 05, 2018 | 15:55

The most important feature of the app is the option to tap buttons and controls within apps, or scroll and navigate app screens by simply using your voice. The user is only required to say the number followed by the action to navigate through the phone. Google's latest app gives Android users the ability to control every aspect of their device in a purely hands-free manner using just their voice.

by | October 05, 2018 | 04:10

The main camera is reported to sharpen colors too strongly but we won't know for sure how this performs compared to the high-end competition until we can do our own tests. It measures 158.8 x 75.7 x 7.6 mm and has a weight of 169 grams to it. Users can switch between the three sensors instantaneously using the phone's camera software .

by | October 04, 2018 | 23:57

Washington D.C., Oct 2: Ruby Rose has been named the internet's most "dangerous" celebrity. In terms of searching for her name online, Rose carries the highest risk of any other of celebrity of landing you on websites that carry viruses or malware.