• IOS 11.4.1's New Passcode Cracking Prevention Feature Can Be Bypassed: ElcomSoft
IOS 11.4.1's New Passcode Cracking Prevention Feature Can Be Bypassed: ElcomSoft

This seems like a ideal solution, but security researchers from ElcomSoft have pointed out a significant shortcoming. Here's how to enable this feature. If you've got accessories that you want to continue working after your iPhone has been sitting locked for awhile, you can toggle the option on to remove the hour limit.

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  • Microsoft unveils its smallest, cheapest Surface yet: The Surface Go
Microsoft unveils its smallest, cheapest Surface yet: The Surface Go

The system is powered by an Intel Pentium Gold Processor 4415Y . While it comes with 4GB/8GB LPDDR3 and 64GB of eMMC storage , the users can also choose for 128GB/256GB SSD storage option. Pricing for the Surface Go starts at $400, but you'll probably also need the keyboard type cover, which starts at $99. It has a kickstand, metal-constru...

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  • Netflix Debuts
Netflix Debuts "Smart Download" Feature As Boost For Binges

Users of Netflix's Apple iOS apps will have to wait a few more months to get Smart Downloads . Said Cameron Johnson, Director of Product Innovation at Netflix . That's where smart downloading comes in. Episodes that are slightly longer won't take up more storage space, Netflix says, because of the way Netflix encodes, or converts the video,...

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  • Shocking! IHOP acknowledges it faked IHOb name change
Shocking! IHOP acknowledges it faked IHOb name change

It's to celebrate the restaurant chain's 60th birthday. A full stack is $5.79. "We'd never turn our back on pancakes (except for that time we faked it to promote our new burgers)". After the name change, that number jumped to 30 percent. There were strong feelings going around about the name change. The internet was outraged at the move, either b...

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  • Phone maker Xiaomi falls then rises in Hong Kong debut
Phone maker Xiaomi falls then rises in Hong Kong debut

Let us know in the comments if you think Xiaomi will do well in the medium and long term in terms of its stock price. Xiaomi's IPO valued the firm, which also makes internet-connected home appliances and gadgets, at $54 billion, nearly half the $ 100 billion it had initially hoped for and below its more recent target of at least $70 billion.

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  • Samsung plant will enhance economy, boost India-Korea ties: PM Modi
Samsung plant will enhance economy, boost India-Korea ties: PM Modi

Not China or South Korea - and certainly not the United States - the tag of housing the world's largest mobile factory has straight away put Noida on top of the world manufacturing map when it comes to consumer electronics. India is using 40 crore smartphones, 32 crore people are using broadband technology. Samsung India said in a press state...

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  • Suzuki Jimny Gets 1.5-liter Engine In Europe
Suzuki Jimny Gets 1.5-liter Engine In Europe

In terms of dimension, the Suzuki Jimny measures 3,395 mm in length, 1,475 mm in width, and 1,725 in height, while offering a ground clearance of 205 mm. Economy figures are pegged at 41.5mpg and 37.6mpg for the manual and automatic respectively, with Carbon dioxide figures of 154g/km and 170g/km. A low range transfer box is also provided.

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  • Google’s Duplex AI could kill the call center
Google’s Duplex AI could kill the call center

With thousands of call centers moved out to the likes of India, but a pressure from many users to bring them back, the prize of a fully working Duplex layer before they speak to a human being, could placate the traditionalists and at the same time reduce the queues, another bugbear of the "you can't have it all ways" camp.

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  • The OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T will support Project Treble after all
The OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T will support Project Treble after all

The support for Project Treble on the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T indicates that these devices will receive even faster software updates than their predecessors. OnePlus is also working on fixing the "oil painting effect" on its devices and it recently launched the optimized version of its camera for OnePlus 5 and 5T.

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  • Fortnite Playground Mode Is Going Away Soon, Here's When And Why
Fortnite Playground Mode Is Going Away Soon, Here's When And Why

Playground LTM will go offline on Thursday, June 12. At its core, the mode is a private space where up to four players can interact independently of others. "And remember, you will have until the release of v5.0 to access your Playground LTM replays". On July 12, Epic will pull the mode from Fortnite once more.

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  • LG patent shows a smartphone that folds vertically like a flip phone
LG patent shows a smartphone that folds vertically like a flip phone

Analysts expect an operating profit of $13.3 billion for the quarter, up 5.7 per cent from a year earlier but less than the record 15.6 trillion won it posted in the March quarter, according to a Thomson Reuters poll. The new phone is expected to have a 6.38-inch display, slightly bigger than the current model's 6.32-inches. "They will provide a ...

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  • Italian Wikipedia shuts down due to proposed European Union copyright law
Italian Wikipedia shuts down due to proposed European Union copyright law

The former sought to require websites like Facebook and Google-as well as smaller, far less wealthy and powerful websites-to pay news organizations in order to link to their content, a rule critics have derided as a "link tax". As many as 70 computer scientists, including the creator of the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee, 169 academics and 145 h...

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  • Xbox One rolls out FastStart feature to speed up downloads
Xbox One rolls out FastStart feature to speed up downloads

You can find out which games FastStart works with here . FastStart is a new innovation from our Xbox Platform team that allows you to jump into your games twice as fast and play after downloading just a fraction of it. You can group together whatever you'd like, assign custom names, reorganize your groups, and assign them to Home. As an added...

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  • Flight love connection captures the attention of Twitter users
Flight love connection captures the attention of Twitter users

When the woman and her new male seat partner-described by Blair as "hunky"-started to hit it off, Blair breathlessly chronicled the whole thing in an Instagram story more than 40 slides long, which she then posted to Twitter ". "We couldn't have picked a better romantic duo", Blair told " Good Morning America . Will they find love? When the...

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  • Huawei launches Honor 10 GT, its first smartphone with 8GB of RAM
Huawei launches Honor 10 GT, its first smartphone with 8GB of RAM

Now, the official Chinese website has recently unveiled Honor 10 GT , a high-end version compared to the current Honor 10 device. The software update is now in beta, but should start arriving to all phones no later than July 15. The rest of the specs are still the same as well, it comes with the latest Kirin 970 processor , 5.94-inch Full...

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  • Facebook is shutting down tbh, Hello and Moves due to
Facebook is shutting down tbh, Hello and Moves due to "low usage"

Fans of 3 of Facebook's underused applications - Hello, Moves , and tbh - will be saddened to know the apps are getting shut down . Lastly, the tbh anonymous social media app for high school students in the U.S. Facebook is deprecating these apps due to low usage, the company wrote in a blog post late on Monday. Hello is an Android app ...

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  • Samsung investigating messaging bug that sends private photos to contacts at random
Samsung investigating messaging bug that sends private photos to contacts at random

Both they and other Reddit users who reported the same problem found no record of the messages having been sent, either. In the meantime, for Samsung owners concerned that their phone might be sending sensitive pics to random contacts, there are now two main fixes to this.

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  • Samsung's Galaxy Tab S4 could be Bixby-free, according to new leak
Samsung's Galaxy Tab S4 could be Bixby-free, according to new leak

It is also possible that the Bluetooth connection will enable users to manipulate media players on their Note 9 - playing music, skipping tracks, starting/stopping video playback, etc. The Galaxy On6 will come in two colour options-black and blue- priced at Rs 14,990. Leaked images, which are renders of the new Galaxy Tab S4 design, were prov...

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  • Google explains Gmail privacy after controversy
Google explains Gmail privacy after controversy

The Wall Street Journal reports that while many of these companies use algorithms to trawl through your emails for keywords, some allow their employees to examine them, too. According to The Verge , Return Path and Edison Software did not acknowledge that in some cases humans will have access to emails. "The practice of automatic processing...

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  • Facebook bug temporarily unblocked users
Facebook bug temporarily unblocked users

This year has not been good for Facebook as long as issues related to privacy are concerned. As a result, over 800,000 users were subjected to at least one of the person on their blocked list being temporarily unblocked . For some people, who noticed that their block list had gotten shorter without their doing or knowledge, it would have been an...

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