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by | February 25, 2018 | 22:30

You'll see them from most of the typical culprits - from Samsung to Sony to a whole bunch of others - and that means that your chance to upgrade to the latest and greatest isn't going to be too far away. On the software side, Korean websiteET News reported last week that Samsung will take a page out of Apple's playbook and introduce its own version of "Animoji" (or animated emoji) that use the phone's front camera and sensor to digitally animate the emoji based on your facial reactions.

by | February 25, 2018 | 21:50

While the S9+ is expected to come with 6GB of RAM, a dual 12MP rear camera setup and 128GB of internal storage, the S9 is likely to have 4GB of RAM, a solitary dual-pixel 12MP rear camera and 64GB of internal storage. HMD is planning a busy 2018 with a flurry of smartphones being lined up for launch, starting with the upcoming MWC 2018 event. Some of the reports have also hinted that the Nokia 8 Pro could be an out and out smartphone meant for photography lovers geared with Penta-lens.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:45

The company behind the Angry Birds game is struggling to stop investors walking out. Thursday's numbers follow a third-quarter report that already left investors wondering how badly things are going at a company that has failed to replicate the success of Angry Birds .

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:43

In the software department, the Nokia 7 Plus joins the growing ranks of Google's bloatware-free Android One initiative. The most notable of these new handsets is undoubtedly the Nokia 8 Sirocco . The phone is on the upper side of the midrange scale and rocks an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor, capable of reaching 2.2 GHz clock speeds.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:23

UConn and Yale tweeted their statements out on Saturday. Fortunately, colleges and universities are doing their best to support prospective students, pledging that suspensions resulting from political protests will not affect their admissions decisions.

by | February 25, 2018 | 18:37

For as devastated as team Canada was, team USA's elation could be felt on a global scale. So not only did Team USA beat them for the first time ever and knock them off their gold winning streak, but they beat them AGAIN , scoring 5-3, winning them a spot in the Olympic gold-medal game for the first time in its history.

by | February 25, 2018 | 18:24

Bluetooth 4.1 is integrated, and the notebook has a 1MP front webcam that pops-up from a key cap in its function key row, along with quad digital mics and quad speakers with a Dolby Atmos Sound System built-in. Both the MediaPad M5 variants come with 4GB of RAM, 32GB/64GB/128GB storage . MediaPad M5 comes in two sizes of 10.8-inch display and 8.4-inch Vivid Display with 82 percent screen-to-body ratio.

by | February 25, 2018 | 16:59

A data of special relevance just at a time when the so-called premium range has started a price increase, with Apple and its iPhone X as the main turning point. Leaks, tweets and speculations, there's always a lot of noise in the lead up to the event, and this year is no different. The smartphone sports a dual-camera setup entailing two vertically aligned sensors centered approximately a third of the way down its back panel and supported by a dual-LED (dual-tone) flash unit to the ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 15:57

Earlier it became known that Google has obliged manufacturers of Android smartphones to release a new build of the operating system for 3 years since the release of the phone on the market. Popular apps like Twitter among many others use dark mode which makes them convenient to use in the night. China will also be part of ARCore rollout as Google announced tie-ups with Huawei, Xiaomi, and Samsung allowing OEMs to publish AR-based apps on their proprietary app stores.

by | February 25, 2018 | 10:45

Xiaomi and Microsoft are also planning to incorporate Cortana in Xiaomi AI-powered speakers. Other technologies that the companies chose to collaborate are Cloud support , Laptop devices, and AI services. Xiaomi is known mostly due to their affordable smartphones. Also, Microsoft will get more users for Windows 10 and other Microsoft services. This partnership will also give Microsoft more reach and access to the Chinese market and Xiaomi users across the world.

by | February 25, 2018 | 05:55

After the release of the song " Ishtehaar " from movie " Welcome To New York ", Babul demanded the song to be banned or have Rahat Fateh Ali Khan's voice removed and replaced in the song. Khaleej Times meanwhile reported it reached out to Shamir Tandon, one of the music composers of Welcome to NY, for comment. "Because most of those are cover versions and mine is an original?" he added.

by | February 25, 2018 | 04:00

Three bombs exploded early Saturday in the capital of Myanmar's Rakhine state, a cauldron of ethnic tensions roiled by insurgencies and a military crackdown on the Muslim Rohingya, injuring one police officer, officials said. The state capital Sittwe lies around 100 km south of the epicentre of that conflict. The military has been accused of committing murder and rape against the Rohingyas as well as burning down their homes, actions which the United Nations said might constitute genocide.

by | February 25, 2018 | 03:25

The gala is a curtain-closing tradition in figure skating with medal winners performing exhibition programs. You watch the events when you can catch them, you saw the steamy ice skating routine that nearly broke the Internet and you hit refresh on the medal count for 2018 Olympics every morning, but you're not quite sure when all the fun and games comes to a close.

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:26

Are any of you now waiting to upgrade your smartphone? This device is expected to be even more advanced version and may take a significant chunk of the limelight at the MWC event. The Galaxy S9 is rumoured to be going on sale in mid-March, although it may be possible to get it earlier through pre-orders. Leaks regarding new smartphone models are relatively common.

by | February 24, 2018 | 21:00

But fame can be fleeting, and a lot of Olympians are quickly forgotten as we concentrate on other sports in the four years between games. She missed a bronze by eight-hundredths of a second in the slalom, an event in which she won gold at the 2014 games.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:59

The NRA opposes the measure, arguing that it would restrict the Second Amendment rights of Americans who are otherwise considered adults. "Change is coming, and it will come fast", Scott said . But Scott said he would be working with state legislators to change that. "Unfortunately, none of the plans I'm announcing today will bring any of them back, but it's important to remember them".

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:12

Achleitner says while he clings to the flat-six engine, he can imagine an electric motor in the 911. The version is priced around Rs 44 lakh over and above the standard 911 GT3 that competes with the likes of the Audi R8, Mercedes-AMG GT R and the Nissan GT-R.

by | February 24, 2018 | 13:52

Shehu Sani said that it was alleged that some monkeys swallowed the money at the senator's farm. Shortly before plenary was adjourned, Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu , who presided over the session, read a letter from the NSF signed by the Public Relations Officer, Senator Dino Melaye , announcing the sacking of Adamu.

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:30

A survey published on February 14 showed that nearly half of Israel's electorate believe police allegations of bribery against Netanyahu, while 25 percent said they believed Netanyahu's denials. In the police's version of events, the value of gifts to the Netanyahus is high - hundreds of thousands of shekels - and the PM is not being lambasted on a technicality but rather accused of safeguarding a lucrative tax break for Milchan as a quid-pro-quo.

by | February 24, 2018 | 00:59

But partnering with carriers is only half the story: in order for users to get the full RCS messaging experience, they need a device that supports RCS too. Over the coming months, Google is determined to continue bringing RCS messaging to more businesses in more regions. That's why Google has also brought dozens of OEMs on board, including TCL/Alcatel/Blackberry, Transsion, BLU, Positivo, Multilaser, Mobiwire, Azumi, Essential, Huawei, LG, Archos, BQ, Cherry Mobile, Condor, Fly, General ...