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That likely means the new Gmail schedule for "regular" users is similar. Once those four weeks are up, G Suite users will no longer have the ability to switch back and forth between the new and old designs. It also integrated Calendar, Tasks, Keep, and Add-ons to enable use of these apps from within Gmail. Google rolls out offline support in Gmail and its new Smart Compose feature that completes your sentences.
  • Bungie to

    Bungie to "build new worlds" for Chinese media giant

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    NetEase said the investment would help speed up the U.S. studio's vision of "becoming a global, multi-franchise entertainment company". "We are excited to partner with Bungie as they transform from a single franchise development team into a global, multi-franchise entertainment studio", said NetEase CEO and Director, William Ding in a press release .
  • Qualcomm launches Snapdragon 850 platform, boosts

    Qualcomm launches Snapdragon 850 platform, boosts "Always Connected" Windows 10 PCs

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    The new Qualcomm X20 LTE modem - Cat.18 LTE - also supports almost all global operators for Gigabit LTE, by reducing the Listed Assisted Access (LAA) licensed requirement to only 10MHz. The chip is the result of a join effort between Qualcomm and Samsung. Though the AI market for Windows is still nascent, Qualcomm does support the Microsoft Machine Learning SDK and Windows ML with the AI Engine integration.
  • Telegram finally gets updated for Apple App Store

    Telegram finally gets updated for Apple App Store

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    Unfortunately, these users could not refresh the app because Apple blocked its iOS updates. There was a GDPR deadline that the iOS app missed due to the fact that the app can not update in Apple's App Store. Another privacy-related change said in-app ads can't target "sensitive user data" and have to be age-appropriate. If the block became permanent, however, the app would have security flaws, making it unsafe to be used over time.
  • Apple Photos adds For You tab with smarter sharing in iOS 12

    Apple Photos adds For You tab with smarter sharing in iOS 12

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    Apple made a point of telling us about the new USDZ file format it'll be using to create AR experiences, and while most consumers will find that tiresome the new software will allow you to share these AR experiences across Files, Mail, Messages , and Safari, and that's something people can get on board with.
  • Rockstar Announces Red Dead Redemption 2 Special and Ultimate Editions

    Rockstar Announces Red Dead Redemption 2 Special and Ultimate Editions

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    Firstly, what the heck is a war horse? This includes a "Cash Bonus" for the game's Story Mode, an Outlaw Survival Kit and a War Horse mount. Finally, the Red Dead Redemption 2 Collector's Box ($99.99/£89.99) is the spiciest meatball, available via the Rockstar Warehouse or from selected retailers, this edition comes with a range of physical goodies including a Treasure Map , Double-Sided Puzzle, 12 Cigarette Cards , a deck of Red Dead Playing Cards , a Six Shooter Bandana , ...
  • IOS 12 to watchOS 5: Everything Apple announced at WWDC 2018

    IOS 12 to watchOS 5: Everything Apple announced at WWDC 2018

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    There is also support for web content. The new apps look similar to their redesigned counterparts on iOS 12 and are certainly a welcome addition. The new interface attempts to steer users" browsing with far-reaching categories, like "Play", "Work" and "Develop'.
  • MacOS High Sierra 10.13.5 brings Messages in iCloud and security updates

    MacOS High Sierra 10.13.5 brings Messages in iCloud and security updates

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    It also means that changes like deleting messages are propagated across devices, and a new Mac that is logged into your iCloud account will immediately have access to your Messages history. When you delete a message , photo, or conversation on one device, it's removed from all of your devices. The new feature can be turned on from the preferences section of the Messages app by going to Preferences Accounts Enable Messages in iCloud .
  • Facebook fends off new NYT charges over data access

    Facebook fends off new NYT charges over data access

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    The New York Times is out with a report alleging that Facebook improperly let other companies have access to users' personal information-and even their friends' information. "... we built a set of device-integrated APIs that allowed companies to recreate Facebook-like experiences for their individual devices or operating systems", writes Ime Archibong , Facebook VP of Product Partnerships.
  • Google has 'killed' its Tablets

    Google has 'killed' its Tablets

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    The three tablets now on sale on the official Android website are the Nvidia Shield Tablet K1, the Sony Xperia Z4, and the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8 .0. According to Strategic Analysis, tablet users do not see a reason to upgrade their devices unless major hardware upgrades that add to the overall experience are introduced.
  • Apple Aims To Help Parents Crack Down On Kids' iPhone Use

    Apple Aims To Help Parents Crack Down On Kids' iPhone Use

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    Daily and weekly reports will track notifications , indicate the time spent in individual apps, and even note how often users are picking up their devices. However, this is targeted primarily towards developers at the conference since it features a complete timetable of the talks and seminars. Meanwhile, the camera in Messages is getting new effects, including filters, shapes and stickers.
  • Apple has a secret hardware engineering lab in Oregon

    Apple has a secret hardware engineering lab in Oregon

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    It's supposedly raiding talent from other Oregon-based tech employers like Intel. The company allegedly hired nearly two-dozen individuals for a hardware engineering lab. The Oregonian doesn't know exactly where this new engineering lab is located beyond that it's near the border between Beaverton and Hillsboro in Washington County.
  • Apple announces Walkie Talkie app for Apple Watch

    Apple announces Walkie Talkie app for Apple Watch

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    You can now start seven day activity competitions directly within the app with another Apple Watch wearer. Closing the Move, Exercise and Stand rings has already been a motivator for Apple Watch users to stay active, and watchOS 5 makes that a more social experience.
  • New Dark Mode And Apple News App For MacOS 10.14

    New Dark Mode And Apple News App For MacOS 10.14

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    What's more, as Xcode 10 has been given a new dark grey colour-scheme, it's possible that other Apple applications are going to follow suit. The developer's tweet also highlights that the video shows an Apple News app icon in the dock. This icon is not on the Mac: News. Coming direct from Apple's servers, this leak is something of a rarity as it gives a glimpse of what's coming up in macOS pretty much direct from the horse's mouth.
  • Microsoft's GitHub deal would mark return to developer roots

    Microsoft's GitHub deal would mark return to developer roots

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    Its biggest-ever deal was its $27 million acquisition of LinkedIn in 2016. GitHub's current CEO Chris Wanstrath will become a Microsoft technical fellow, reporting to executive vice president Scott Guthrie . Nowadays, though, Microsoft has warmed up to open-source, and Microsoft is the single biggest contributor to open-source initiatives on GitHub , making this acquisition a more natural fit than one might think.
  • Asus unveils gaming-oriented ROG Phone at Computex 2018

    Asus unveils gaming-oriented ROG Phone at Computex 2018

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    The company claims that you'll be able to maintain top speeds 50% longer than most standard cooling systems, along with maintaining peak speeds for 5 times as long. This may change with Asus' new phone, announced at Computex on Monday. We're now exploring other ways to not only guarantee stability, but also more deeply integrate products in the TUF Gaming Alliance.
  • WWDC 2018: Will there be any new hardware reveals?

    WWDC 2018: Will there be any new hardware reveals?

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    Apple has only limited room for software flaws as it depends so much on the iPhone - which accounts for two-thirds of revenue - for profits, according to the Journal report , which cites analysts. Apple ( AAPL ) will likely debut tools to track and set limits for time spent on certain apps. On the wearables front, expect to hear about new health and fitness features for watchOS; 9to5Mac notes that Apple's recent acquisition of Beddit could see the company add sleep tracking ...
  • Red Dead Redemption 2 Pre-Order Details Leak Early

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    Red Dead Redemption 2 will be heading to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on 26th October. "In order to obtain your "GTA$500,000", you'll have to go to the Microsoft store, then search "$500,000 for Grand Theft Auto Online ". Those who order by July 31 will also receive an exclusive story mode Treasure Map . In fact, given that Sony have an exclusive marketing deal with Rockstar Games for Red Dead Redemption 2 , might mean the PS4 version of the game will have even more.
  • Evolve shutting down dedicated servers and free-to-play branch in September

    Evolve shutting down dedicated servers and free-to-play branch in September

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    With the store shutting down on September 3rd, players will want to spend all of their currency before-hand. With that said, players will not lose access to their purchased hunters, monsters, and skins past September 3. PC gamers, though, will have to jump through some hoops to get into Legacy Evolve (a.k.a. the original version). While it gained a ton of hype in the run-up to its release in February 2015, asymmetrical multiplayer FPS Evolve never managed to become the massive success ...
  • How to Watch Apple's WWDC Keynote This Evening

    How to Watch Apple's WWDC Keynote This Evening

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    Thousands of app developers , a few members of the media, and Apple employees will stuff into the McEnery Convention Center for four days of discussions, classes, and updates on the latest updates to Apple's various software platforms. Monday's preview could include more on that front. iOS 12 is expected to be a modest update compared to previous major builds. Wondering what to expect at Apple's WWDC event later today? Apple is also expected to roll out new "Digital Health" ...
  • Fallout 4: New Vegas Devs Address Shutdown Concerns Following Fallout 76 Reveal

    Fallout 4: New Vegas Devs Address Shutdown Concerns Following Fallout 76 Reveal

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    When it comes to gameplay so far all we have are rumors outside of a report from Kotaku alledging that Fallout Vault 76 will be an "online game of some sort". So if Bethesda does surprise everyone with a 2019 date for Fallout 76 , you could at least fill the time with this new adventure. If this is the direction that Bethesda is taking Fallout 4 , it will be intriguing to see if they add PvP to the game.
  • Apple WWDC event will reportedly lack any hardware reveals

    Apple WWDC event will reportedly lack any hardware reveals

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    Google during its I/O 2018 conference announced a new feature to its upcoming Android P interface with something named as the Dashboard. In that same amount of time a user could usually open a wallet and pull out a card. This implies that developers will have access to a lot of features after the 2018 WWDC , with more changes coming in iOS 12 . WWDC 2018 could also see the Apple Watch get a range of improvements with health likely to top of Apple's agenda.
  • Facebook Allows Manufacturers Like Samsung, BlackBerry, And Apple Access To User Data

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    Unlike developers that provide games and services to Facebook users, the device partners can use Facebook data only to provide versions of "the Facebook experience", the officials were quoted as saying. Zuckerberg was adamant before Congress that Facebook is seriously committed to users' privacy. But they may have given access to more data than assumed, says the article.
  • WWDC 2018 Not To Feature Any Major Hardware Announcements

    WWDC 2018 Not To Feature Any Major Hardware Announcements

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    However, an Apple insider has confirmed that the company will only be making the announcements about the software and the company will not make any announcements regarding the new hardware. There are rumours that Apple will be doing some form of integration between iOS and macOS apps, but it's not confirmed if we will actually see this announced at WWDC 2018 .
  • Apple rolls out iOS 11.3 beta 2 with new ‘Battery Health’ feature

    Apple rolls out iOS 11.3 beta 2 with new ‘Battery Health’ feature

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    The other little nugget of information concerns the Peak Performance Capability. With the update , iPhone users will now see the maximum capacity of the battery and its health in the battery settings now. Do you think Apple is doing enough to ward off criticism over performance throttling? Perhaps not because in a letter Apple sent to Senator John Thune, chairman of the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee, they revealed that the newer iPhones (and presumably future ...
  • Microsoft has acquired GitHub

    Microsoft has acquired GitHub

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    The acquisition provides a way forward for San Francisco-based GitHub, which has been trying for nine months to find a new CEO and has yet to make a profit from its popular service that allows coders to share and collaborate on their work.
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launch date

    Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launch date

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    It looks like Samsung's Note 9 is set to be revealed on August 9th at the company's next 'Unpacked Event, ' according to a report from Bloomberg . " Galaxy J4 has a 5.5" super Amoled screen with familiar 16:9 ratio and 720 x 1280 pixel resolution.
  • Bungie announces new partnership with NetEase for a new game

    Bungie announces new partnership with NetEase for a new game

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    The developer plans to use the money to create new games that it will self-publish. Will the development of this new unannounced IP will have an impact on it. Needless to say, the partnership with Activision on Destiny will continue unaffected. "It's more that they share our passion for games, our passion for building worlds that inspire friendships and building communities, and that's the entire focus of it".
  • Why Microsoft should buy GitHub

    Why Microsoft should buy GitHub

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    Github has 80 million repositories worldwide, 27 million developers and 1.8 billion businesses and organizations on its platform. Over the years, the site has become the most important central developer community. Would you continue to use GitHub if Microsoft buys it? Should Microsoft not screw this Github mojo up it's standing with developers will only improve.
  • Anthem Gameplay to Be Unveiled Next Week

    Anthem Gameplay to Be Unveiled Next Week

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    You'll get a glimpse into the story, characters, and monsters that bring the game to life. EA and Bioware have announced that they will be revealing an official look at gameplay from their upcoming game, Anthem . EA has done the unthinkable and has showcased 3 whole seconds of Anthem footage. Taking all of this into consideration, it will be interesting to see what kind of combat Anthem will have to show for fans at E3 2018 .
  • Leak: 6.1-inch iPhone to have an LCD display, single rear camera

    Leak: 6.1-inch iPhone to have an LCD display, single rear camera

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    The iDevice in the spotlight is the 6.1-inch variant, reportedly the only iPhone this year that will use an LCD screen. It's a Plus-sized iPhone that doesn't look all too different from the current 5.8-inch iPhone X . In order to cut down the production costs and launch a relatively cheaper model compared to other iPhones, Apple decided on a single camera on the back side of the phone.
  • Leaked Motorola One Photo Shows iPhone X Similarities

    Leaked Motorola One Photo Shows iPhone X Similarities

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    Lenovo will be launching the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play smartphones in India on June 4. The phone is expected to be priced under Rs.10,000 in India. Don't want to purchase the Moto G6 from Amazon? Verizon also offers the Moto G6 for $10/month for 24 months or in exchange for $240 outright.
  • PS Plus Free Games for June 2018: XCOM 2 and Trials Fusion

    PS Plus Free Games for June 2018: XCOM 2 and Trials Fusion

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    PlayStation Vita owners can get Atomic Ninjas and Squares . The findings were not favorable for Microsoft , with Jorgensen suggesting that Sony had moved about 73 million consoles that fiscal year as opposed to Microsoft selling approximately 30 million, according to Variety , meaning that Sony moved over two PS4 units for every Xbox One sold.
  • LG V35 ThinQ with Snapdragon 845, 16MP dual rear cameras announced

    LG V35 ThinQ with Snapdragon 845, 16MP dual rear cameras announced

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    Apart from that, both the devices are also powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC under the hood. As mentioned, the V35 ThinQ has the spec-sheet similar to the LG G7 ThinQ , which is also a flagship smartphone, for the unaware. Google announced today that Project Fi users will soon have a few more device choices. With Super Far Field Voice Recognition (SFFVR) technology, Google Assistant can be accessed by voice up to five meters away.
  • "Fallout: New California": Massive Fallout: New Vegas Mod Set for October Release

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    It's always wise to take rumors with a grain of salt, especially if they are posted without any evidence or come from unproven sources. Well, technically it was more teased, but we do know that Fallout 76 is indeed on the way . There are also references in the trailer to the Halloween season, although this is probably more in line with the time of year in the game, rather than another Easter egg.
  • Jeep is going electric and autonomous as it adds new models

    Jeep is going electric and autonomous as it adds new models

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    However, there's a strong possibility that it could share underpinnings with the next-generation Fiat Panda. Fiat is already working on the next-generation 4X4 Panda and it will serve as a ideal base for the upcoming baby Jeep. The Deserthawk, Trailhawk , and Trackhawk models will be positioned as the performance models in the Jeep lineup, but Jeep has also hinted that it will soon add another "hawk" model that will be geared more towards on-road urban capability.
  • Canon Sells Its Last Film Camera

    Canon Sells Its Last Film Camera

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    Now, it's up to hipsters and history books to keep the memories of Canon film in focus. The company's predecessor, Precision Optical Instruments Laboratory, launched its first film model - the Hansa Canon, a 35-millimeter focal plane shutter camera - in 1936.
  • Samsung Galaxy A9 Star Images Seen on Taiwan Certification Agency NCC

    Samsung Galaxy A9 Star Images Seen on Taiwan Certification Agency NCC

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    A report has surfaced online suggesting that the company might bring in-display fingerprint sensor technology to the Samsung Galaxy S10. There is 16GB of internal storage in the phone , expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB). They both sport a 5.6 inch Super AMOLED touchscreen, 720 x 1480 pixels resolution, an 18.5:9 aspect ratio and 294 PPI density. In terms of optics, the Galaxy A3 (2017) has a single 13-megapixel rear camera with an f/1.9 aperture and LED flash.
  • LEGO Technic 42083 Bugatti Chiron revealed in Billund

    LEGO Technic 42083 Bugatti Chiron revealed in Billund

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    There are also nine podcasts for the vehicle online featuring Bugatti and Lego experts. That gave rise to Lego Technic , a range of purpose-built kits containing all the bricks and components necessary to build a specific model, usually with a number of custom parts, for doors that would open and steering that would steer, to make the model unique.
  • Apple to introduce a Digital Health Initiative to kill your iPhone addiction

    Apple to introduce a Digital Health Initiative to kill your iPhone addiction

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    Former Facebook president Sean Parker stated Facebook's design exploited weakness in the human psyche to addict users, and said he anxious about what it was doing to kids' brains. Apple Watch hardware updates with a larger edge-to-edge display are also scheduled for after WWDC , he says. It will enable iOS apps to run on the Mac and thus, it will offer more room to the users.
  • Lifestyle New Pokemon game coming to a smartphone near you in June

    Lifestyle New Pokemon game coming to a smartphone near you in June

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    The Pokeball Plus will allow gamers to play the entire Switch game using only this accessory and it will also work with Pokemon GO . Specifically, the method of catching pokemon in Pokemon identical mechanics Go. As you can see, every area is immediately recognisable, with bushes, signs, and pavement patterns being nearly identical between the new games and Pokémon Yellow .