• Android Q beta will be on even more phones than Pie
Android Q beta will be on even more phones than Pie

Project Treble aims to improve the delivery of Android updates to devices from manufacturers who use third-party software on top of the stock Android operating system. "At Google I/O [2018], when we did the first beta, we had all these companies lined up and that was really that awesome", Malchev said. And I think it was for the first time we had ...

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  • Apple AR-product to go into mass production by Q2 2020
Apple AR-product to go into mass production by Q2 2020

First spotted by folks at 9to5Mac, according to Ming-Chi Kuo reports , Apple is said to be making its first augmented reality (AR) product at the end of this year or Q4 of this year. Apple has yet to confirm Kuo's reports of such an AR device. The patent hints at Apple's plans of developing an AR-based headset that would work alongside ...

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  • Nintendo Switch goes VR via upcoming Labo VR Kits
Nintendo Switch goes VR via upcoming Labo VR Kits

One comes with a Camera and an Elephant, while the other includes a Bird and a Wind Pedal . While we're waiting to find out exactly how quickly our arms get exhausted, another fascinating question will be how engrossing an experience be with the Toy-Con VR goggles pressed up against the Switch's 720p, 60 fps display.

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  • Octopath Traveler Gets A Single-Player RPG Prequel For Smartphones In 2019
Octopath Traveler Gets A Single-Player RPG Prequel For Smartphones In 2019

Square Enix recently announced on their Japanese website that a new Octopath Traveler game is now being developed for iOS and Android devices and will be free-to-play. It takes place in the same world as the first OT game, but before that game's events, and featuring a whole new batch of eight characters alongside familiar ones.

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  • Get 4 months of YouTube Premium free with the Galaxy S10
Get 4 months of YouTube Premium free with the Galaxy S10

When it comes to color options, you can choose from Prism Black, Prism White, Prism Blue, and Flamingo Pink. YouTube's 4-month free trial will also be available for buyers of the Galaxy Fold and Galaxy Tab S5e, as well as customers in almost 30 countries ( full list here ).

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  • Google Assistant can now book reservations on more devices
Google Assistant can now book reservations on more devices

That said, Continued Conversation is available only to US residents who have their Assistant languages set to English (United States). To enable the feature on a device like the Google Home Hub or the Lenovo Smart Display , head to the Google Home app.

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  • Ming-Chi Kuo: Samsung Galaxy S10 sales to reach 40-45 million
Ming-Chi Kuo: Samsung Galaxy S10 sales to reach 40-45 million

Compared to the Galaxy S9 , the Galaxy S10 offers markedly better outdoor visibility, power consumption, color accuracy, and more. While Samsung hasn't officially revealed the launch date of the Galaxy Fold in India, the smartphone could reportedly be launched in May.

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  • Spotify to Offer 6-Months of Free Premium to Galaxy S10 Owners
Spotify to Offer 6-Months of Free Premium to Galaxy S10 Owners

U.S. customers who have not tried out Spotify Premium can redeem 6 months of the paid-tier service for free within the app on their eligible device. And finally, it is restricted to the US, at least for now. "This year, we will continue to invest in innovation with our S10 5G handset and Galaxy Fold coming later this year, ushering in a new era...

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  • Democrats in Congress Attempt to Reinstate Net Neutrality with Maneuver Against FCC
Democrats in Congress Attempt to Reinstate Net Neutrality with Maneuver Against FCC

FCC Commissioner Geoffrey Starks said he was "pleased" with the proposed legislation . Americans of both parties have made their opinion on net neutrality clear. "Right now, without Title II, the internet remains a key driver of economic growth". The threat of that rate regulation, according to opponents, deterred internet service providers f...

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  • Huawei P30 Pro Reportedly Featuring ‘Super Zoom’
Huawei P30 Pro Reportedly Featuring ‘Super Zoom’

Now, from the live image of the Huawei P30 Pro , it clearly shows a square-shaped module beneath the dual cameras. According to rumors, that will feature 10x optical zoom, something unheard of in the smartphone market. Time will tell whether the Mate X will share the same camera tech with the P30 Pro . Speaking to Android Central , he conf...

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  • Update Your Browser ‘Like Right This Minute,’ Warns Google Chrome Security Chief
Update Your Browser ‘Like Right This Minute,’ Warns Google Chrome Security Chief

The two zero-days were part of ongoing cyber-attacks that Clement Lecigne, a member of Google's Threat Analysis Group, discovered last week on February 27. It is up to users to update their browser. The patch was included in the March 1 update for Google Chrome on the desktop. However, out of nowhere this week, on Tuesday, March 5, Google rev...

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  • PS4 Firmware Update Version 6.50 Is Live, Changelog Inside
PS4 Firmware Update Version 6.50 Is Live, Changelog Inside

Support for iOS remote play is shipping with PS4's version 6.50 firmware update, but there are some restrictions you should know about before you dive in. Not all games are compatible with the remote play features. Firmware 6.50 is mandatory, but at roughly 460MB, it's not going to take you long to download .

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  • Nintendo unveils cardboard VR headset for Switch
Nintendo unveils cardboard VR headset for Switch

Anyone who only buys the smaller set will be able to buy the additional designs as expansions later on. "With the new Nintendo Labo VR Kit , there's more to Make, Play, and Discover together than ever before", the official website reads.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S10 has the 'most color accurate display ever', says DisplayMate
Samsung Galaxy S10 has the 'most color accurate display ever', says DisplayMate

Samsung is also said to be working on improving the Galaxy Fold's display durability. A spokeswoman for Suwon, South Korea-based Samsung declined to comment on plans for new foldable phones . Samsung, which also produces memory chips and televisions, makes the foldable displays itself and supplies technology to rivals such as Apple . The comp...

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  • EA Responds To Reports Of 'Anthem' Bricking PS4 Consoles
EA Responds To Reports Of 'Anthem' Bricking PS4 Consoles

My console sits there, waiting to get repartitioned in Linux so it can just get bricked again from a required update. But once word got out that Sony was reportedly breaking its very strict digital return policy and handing out refunds for the game with no questions asked, all of sudden the issue blew up until it was dominating headlines all day ...

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  • Facebook Lets Anyone View Your Profile Using Your Phone Number
Facebook Lets Anyone View Your Profile Using Your Phone Number

If you have set up your Facebook account's 2FA with your phone number, Facebook isn't keeping that number to itself - this means that anyone can search for your profile using your number. The news comes from Jeremy Burge , the man behind Emojipedia . Two-factor authentication is an important security feature, and a year ago we added the optio...

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  • USB 4 Debuts With Twice the Throughput and Thunderbolt 3 Support
USB 4 Debuts With Twice the Throughput and Thunderbolt 3 Support

The 20Gbps USB 3 .2, on the other hand, will be called USB 3 .2 Gen 2x2. USB4 uses USB Type C which was introduced with USB 3 .2 Gen2. So, consumers need to understand that although technically " USB 3 .2" runs over USB Type-A or USB Type-C, you'll only get the full performance of USB 3 .2 Gen 2x2 over a USB Type-C cable.

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  • Dark mode added to Facebook Messenger, here's how to enable it
Dark mode added to Facebook Messenger, here's how to enable it

Here's what you'll need to do. Messenger marks the first Facebook app to receive an official dark mode . However, it looks like Facebook embedded an Easter Egg inside the Messenger app which allows users to get access to dark mode immediately.

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  • OnePlus 7 image render leak shows rear triple camera, pop-up selfie camera
OnePlus 7 image render leak shows rear triple camera, pop-up selfie camera

Another smartphone may be hopping on the pop up selfie camera bandwagon which might be the OnePlus 7 . Because the front display area no longer needs to house the front camera or a notch, OnePlus will be offering an impressive screen-to-body ratio, claimed to be at an upwards of 95%.

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  • Apple Watch leads global smartwatch market with 51% share in Q4 2018
Apple Watch leads global smartwatch market with 51% share in Q4 2018

Apple shipped 9.2 million Apple Watches in in the fourth quarter of 2018, an 18% rise form the same time past year, a new report revealed. But although the company still commanded most of the market, its share fell to 50.7 percent from 67.2 percent the year before, hit by competition from Samsung and Fitbit .

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