Technology


T is for touring - Porsche entices connoisseurs with the 911 Carrera T T is for touring - Porsche entices connoisseurs with the 911 Carrera T
- October 24, 2017

The "T" in the new 911 Carrera T is Porsche's way of reminding people of the 911 T of 1968, which favored a pure driving experience above everything else. Visually represented by a 2-door auto differs from other models of the family Porsche 911 new original logo, slim black external graphics, adjustable seats and reduced sound insulation, which helped reduce the car's weight. (more...)
Facebook Messenger adds support for Peer-to-Peer Payments through PayPal
- October 22, 2017

PayPal users in the United States now have the option to send and receive person-to-person payments over Facebook Messenger , thus further strengthening the string of ties between the two players. It's also worth noting that Messenger users in the USA have been able to pay one another inside the app since March 2015, requiring people to enter their debit card information as a method of payment . (more...)
Chrome Cleanup Tool Integrated Into Windows Browser, Helps Remove Unwanted Software
- October 20, 2017

With the latest update, when Chrome detects that user settings have been changed without user consent, it will offer to restore the modified settings. This new tweak - called hijacked settings detection - is claimed to have helped millions of Chrome users recover from unwanted settings since last month. (more...)
Google Maps Removes Calorie-Burning Cupcake Counter over Complaints About Fat Shaming Google Maps Removes Calorie-Burning Cupcake Counter over Complaints About Fat Shaming
- October 19, 2017

We understand that such feature could have triggered users with eating disorders , but for many users who are trying to lose weight, such functionality could have helped in their weight loss journey. Reportedly, Google chose to give up on a new, experimental feature which first appeared on iOS about a week ago. To illustrate those calories, the app said how many mini-cupcakes a person would burn during the jaunt. (more...)
Google Explains Why the Pixel 2 Does Not Have a Headphone Jack
- October 15, 2017

The smaller Pixel 2 features a 2.5D curved glass while the Pixel 2 XL sports a 3D panel with Gorilla glass 5. The move to ditch the headphone jack accompanied Google's decision to launch its own AirPod competitor, the Pixel Buds . Unsurprisingly, the explanation follows along similar lines to Apple's decision to drop the venerable headphone jack on the iPhone 7 past year. Some Android OEMs such as Lenovo's Motorola, LeEco, HTC, and Xiaomi have also followed suit and in doing so, ... (more...)
Google could be planning its own Amazon Echo Show rival Google could be planning its own Amazon Echo Show rival
- October 01, 2017

Both of them retain all the features that consumers loved about Alexa , so you can still use voice commands to perform various actions. With the Echo Plus taking falling in line with the dimensions of the Original Echo speakers , Amazon has made a decision to upgrade the Echo to give it a trimmed look, cutting its dimensions by 3.35-inches to make it measure 5.9-inches in size. (more...)
Apple Investigates iPhone 8 Plus Models 'Splitting Open' Apple Investigates iPhone 8 Plus Models 'Splitting Open'
- September 30, 2017

The sale started from today, which is in a way something new given the fact that these phones were launched globally just two weeks ago on September 12. The new Apple devices will have better camera sensors. If you are intending to purchase iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus , we have assembled an accumulation of the all the data you require, for example, the costs, offers, and where you can get them. (more...)
Here's everything that the Switch version of Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 is missing Here's everything that the Switch version of Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 is missing
- September 30, 2017

Of the three new gameplay features on Federation Internationale de Football Association 18, "dramatic moments" as it was branded by Federation Internationale de Football Association is definitely the most impactful with crossing much-improved in comparison to previous year. (more...)
Lashkar-e-Islam Chief Abdul Qayoom Najar shot dead by security forces Lashkar-e-Islam Chief Abdul Qayoom Najar shot dead by security forces
- September 28, 2017

A year before the killing of Hizbul Mujahadeen commander Burhan Wani blew a storm in Kashmir, Qayoom Najar, one of the most experienced militants operating in the Valley, had rattled the security agencies. Najar, a resident of Sopore township, was considered to be one of the most dreaded terrorists in Kashmir in the recent times. The police added that Najar was involved in the killings of dozens of civilians, police and other security personnel. (more...)
Flipkart's Big Billion Sale: All discount offers on budget smartphones Flipkart's Big Billion Sale: All discount offers on budget smartphones
- September 21, 2017

The sale event will go live on September 20 midnight (IST), and will continue till September 24. Flipkart's Big Big billion Day Sale started today on eve of Navratri 2017 offering heavy discounts on various brands and categories including TV , Appliances , Fashion , lifestyle, home, furniture, mobile , tablets and electronics . (more...)
Samsung Creates $300M Autonomous Driving Fund Samsung Creates $300M Autonomous Driving Fund
- September 15, 2017

The announcement comes shortly after Samsung completed its acquisition of American audio and in-car technology firm Harman . Harman manufactures auto infotainment systems, along with "connected car-safety" technologies, including rear-view cameras. (more...)
Destiny 2 Under Maintenance Destiny 2 Under Maintenance
- September 14, 2017

Here is everything we know so far about Leviathan , as well as what Destiny 2 players can do to prepare for it. Having the potential to last hours on end, Raids put a team of six players up against various tasks, puzzles, and enemies, with randomized encounters and items available in order to provide replay ability. (more...)
Huawei Mate 10 renders show only one significant change Huawei Mate 10 renders show only one significant change
- September 07, 2017

Naturally, the new model will be more powerful than its predecessor and will run a newer version of Android. Huawei Kirin 970 is said to be only made available for Mate 10 . As for ports, the Mate 10 is said to arrive with the 3.5mm headphone jack and USB Type-C port. The 5.9-inch screen will be the same size as the Mate 9, although the overall device is a hair narrower, indicating slimmer bezels. (more...)
Destiny 2 Now Available For Xbox One and PS4 Destiny 2 Now Available For Xbox One and PS4
- September 07, 2017

He has stripped the city's Guardians of their power and forced the survivors to flee. One of the big attractions in the original game was the PvP area, Crucible, and while it's back in Destiny 2 , there seems to be a few issues with it not working. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi 7 to debut with 6-inch screen, Snapdragon 845 SoC Xiaomi Mi 7 to debut with 6-inch screen, Snapdragon 845 SoC
- September 05, 2017

Similarly, Xiaomi too is planning to release their gen-next smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi 7 earlier than usual next year. Besides this, the screenshots also reveal the presence of 4400mAh battery in the Mi Mix 2 , along with a 20MP rear camera. (more...)
List of smartphones to get the Android Oreo update List of smartphones to get the Android Oreo update
- August 29, 2017

Other new Android devices that support the OS are expected to begin arriving at the end of this year. Both iOS 11 and Android Oreo come with various notification channels that can be used to customize notifications' background control all types of notifications. (more...)
The most spirited reactions to Taylor Swift's surprise album news The most spirited reactions to Taylor Swift's surprise album news
- August 26, 2017

After subsequent teasers released online, Taylor Swift has finally unveiled her newest single on Thursday - the same day her rival #Katy Perry released her new music video . That "fun way", as it turns out, involves spending even more money. "Fred and I have always been of the view that it's the song that is the most important thing and musicians should always stick together because if we start to get a bit angry with each other that's when it gets a bit depressing". (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Microsoft Edition can't come soon enough Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Microsoft Edition can't come soon enough
- August 25, 2017

WIRED's Jeremy White writes, "One of the cool features of the Note 8 is that now, using that S Pen , the Always On screen allows you to write up to 100 pages of notes without unlocking the phone, as well as edit and pin notes to the Always On display ". (more...)
Rocket League: Switch Exclusive Mario, Luigi Cars Revealed Rocket League: Switch Exclusive Mario, Luigi Cars Revealed
- August 24, 2017

Players will still need to complete certain in-game goals to get them but there will be no paywall outside of purchasing the game. Rocket League was announced for the Nintendo Switch at E3 earlier this year, where Psyonix revealed that the game would include exclusive customization options and Battle-Cars for the platform. (more...)
Walmart starts using Google's AI to compete Amazon Walmart starts using Google's AI to compete Amazon
- August 24, 2017

The Walmart integration will work within Google Express, which is Google's shopping service. For Walmart , it opens up a new front in its battle with Amazon - whose online sales growth threatens traditional bricks-and-mortar retailers. (more...)