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by | January 25, 2018 | 03:01

It's only been two weeks since Vivo's latest attempt with an in-display fingerprint reader on a smartphone , and even though it didn't work perfectly for us, the company thinks it's ready for prime time. It delivers an aspect ratio of 18:9. "UD" obviously stands for under display , where the "invisible" fingerprint scanner is located, promising security, accuracy and speed pretty much on par with "conventional" biometric systems.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:58

The said variant will also come with Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box as the current 3GB and 4GB variants in India have already received Android Oreo update. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC, coupled with 3/ 4GB (6GB expected) of RAM and 32/ 64GB of inbuilt storage. To start with, the phone features a 5.2 inch full HD IPS LCD display and comes with a pixel density of ~424 PPI.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:00

Ubisoft will release later today a new update for Ghost Recon Wildlands , called Extended Ops, that will add a new game mode, maps, skins, and... loot boxes. Meanwhile, the Ghost War Crates feature customisation items and skins, as well as Exotic weapons, though in the case of the latter they're only reskins of existing kit and therefore don't have any impact on stats.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:58

For those of you with a Plex Pass , you'll be able to watch things with your Plex-using friends/partners inside of the same scene. In its continuing quest to dominate your personal media library, Plex is launching a new way to watch your locally-stored content.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:40

Moreover, the aspiring producer must see that the player engagement will be sustained for "years of successful live game service". Another reason for Anthem's delay, is the pressure Bioware feels following Mass Effect: Andromeda's reception.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:13

Google Assistant integration with audiobooks is available on Android phones and smart speakers globally in English right now, and will be coming soon to the Assistant on Android Auto in the United States , according to the post. Google launching an audiobooks store widens the battle, which has also seen Google's YouTube unit stop supporting an Amazon product. Reported first by Android Police , Google has quietly added the new multi-account feature, adding detail to its support ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:05

It is also expected that the Cupertino-based tech giant will soon make public its yearly earnings on the 1st of February. The older handsets are still popular with iPhone users looking for value for money. If there's anything we can learn from these contradictions, it's that no one other than Apple itself can really have any real clues about the iPhone sales mix in Q4.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:41

This development won't mean much if we only see half a dozen first-party games on the Xbox One this year, but if Microsoft Studios increases its output, this could be a huge boon. Xbox Games Pass subscribers with a gaming PC will soon be able to take advantage of free titles via the Xbox Play Anywhere program . Spencer confirmed that the plan isn't just for previously announced exclusives to launch via the service (such as Crackdown 3 and State of Decay 2 ), but for unannounced ...

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:36

The final vote was 81-18. Collins indicated that the members of the group of 20 were unanimous in thinking that Congress needs to do something legislatively to resolve the status of the recipients of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program that Trump is phasing out.

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:04

The membership gives users credit for one downloadable audiobook a month, regardless of price and up to 30 percent off regular prices on subsequent purchases. According to Google, you'll be able to listen to audiobooks on a variety of devices like smartphones and tablets. Google Audiobooks is also fully compatible with their Assistant.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:49

A wise person once said, "don't upgrade to the latest OS X until it's been patched a few times". It includes the above fixes, but it also includes improvements for Audio, LinkPresentation, Security, and there's an additional Kernel fix. If you're running one of those, and who can blame you, you should upgrade as soon as possible. Patching against the Meltdown and Spectre security vulnerabilities has turned out to be problematic for vendors.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:48

Hot on the heels of the latest MacBook Air rumors , Best Buy is slashing the price of Apple's entry-level MacBook Air line. GIS Chairman Chou Hsien-ying has confirmed that his company has already started shipping LCM for notebooks. Apple has upgraded the design and abilities of the iPhone with each passing year. Apple is also reportedly looking at using ARM-based core processor chips for future notebooks, reducing the company's dependence on Intel.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:44

Taiwan News reported that the customer's teeth may have caused a rupture in the battery's casing. It is unclear why the man made a decision to chew on the battery. There are better and less life-threatening ways to check the authenticity of your battery. We recommend taking your iPhone to Apple to have an authorized technician replace its battery for $29.

by | January 24, 2018 | 08:49

First announced at WWDC a year ago, the HomePod is Apple's first stab at the Amazon and Google-dominated smart speaker market. On the reveal of the device, Apple boasted it would be able to read the news, play podcasts, translate phrases and more of the things other voice assistants can already do.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:54

It counts the number of people who are homeless in the city in a 24-hour period. "The Department of Housing and Urban Development wishes to use these numbers to track worsening or improvement", said Josh Spring, executive director for the Greater Cincinnati Homeless Coalition .

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:52

Friendship goals and bridesmaids goals, yes, but also fashion goals; if you look at Alia's outfits you'll know exactly what we're talking about. We love how Alia always manages time for her friends inspite of her busy work schedule. The actor has taken a break from her film commitments to be by the side of her BFF at the special day. For the wedding, the actress opted for a light grey embellished lehenga by designer Kresha Bajaj Zaveri.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:48

Rust is more of a hardcore survival experience, where thirst and hunger have to be taken into account while also building bases and fighting off the wilderness and other players. "Don't think of this as us claiming that the game is done", said studio founder Garry Newman, of Garry's Mod fame. As is typical with these types of games, the price will increase from $20 to $35 at launch.

by | January 23, 2018 | 14:19

This microSD card is also available with a USB OTG (On-The-Go) microSDHC/XC Card Reader featuring dual USB connectors, which might help to move data and media files between microSDHC/XC memory cards and your devices in a convenient way. This half a terabyte microSD card has the largest storage capacity till now-without the worry of running out of storage space. This 512GB microSD self-upgrade option can help you store more images, video, music, games and apps to your Android premium ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 13:59

The Xbox One X is powered by eight-core custom AMD CPU clocked at 2.3GHz coupled with 12GB of GDDR5 graphic memory for smoother gameplay. Additionally, the console will also be available across the other speciality gaming stores across India.

by | January 23, 2018 | 13:22

They later agreed to conduct military talks., the International Olympic Committee (IOC) approved a handful of proposals put forward by Pyongyang and Seoul for North Korea's participation in the Games. Two extra places in short-track speed skating are being given to North Korea , allowing Jong Kwang-Bom to compete at 1500m and Choe Un-Song to take part in the 500m.