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Google Slashes Prices of Its USB-C Headphone Dongle Following Minor Outrage - Slashdot -

At its hardware event last week, Google unveiled its two new flagship smartphones: the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. While these devices feature high-end specifications and the latest version of ..



Apple To Ditch Touch ID Altogether For All of Next Year's iPhones - Slashdot -

Earlier this week, a report said that Apple is planning to equip next year's iPad Pro with the hardware necessary for Face ID. Now, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, it appears the company ..





Android ransomware DoubleLocker encrypts .. - Theregister - 13/10

The Register Android ransomware DoubleLocker encrypts data and changes PINs The Register Crooks have come up with a strain of Android ransomware that both ..





Oppo F5 India Launch Set for November 2: .. - Ndtv - 13/10

NDTV Oppo F5 India Launch Set for November 2: Expected Specifications NDTV Chinese handset maker Oppo has started sending media invites confirming F5 ..



Google Is Really Good At Design - Slashdot -

Joshua Topolsky, writing for The Outline: The stuff Google showed off on October 4 was brazenly designed and strangely, invitingly touchable. These gadgets were soft, colorful... delightful? They looked human, but like something future ..





Waymo's staggering settlement demand for .. - Arstechnica - 13/10

Ars Technica Waymo's staggering settlement demand for Uber: $1 billion Ars Technica Alphabet's self-driving car company Waymo wants at least $1 ..



Down the Rabbit Hole With a BLU Phone Infection - Slashdot -

msm1267 writes: BLU phones, marketed as affordable Android devices, have recently been pulled from Amazon and other retailers after allegations the devices were infected with spyware and posed a privacy threat to users. ..





Razer's first smartphone might have 8GB of .. - Theverge - 13/10

The Verge Razer's first smartphone might have 8GB of RAM The Verge We're a couple weeks away from Razer unveiling its very first smartphone, but it looks ..



4 crazy Chromebook myths, debunked - Computerworld -

Bring up Chromebooks in any online crowd, and you're practically guaranteed to get some version of a now-stock reaction: Pshaw! Why would anyone pay for a browser in a box? Or maybe: Harrumph! Isn't Google about to get rid of those and ..





Samsung's Gear Sport and Gear IconX earbuds .. - Theverge - 13/10

The Verge Samsung's Gear Sport and Gear IconX earbuds will be available for preorder starting tomorrow The Verge Samsung has announced that the Gear ..





Huawei Mate 10 Teased to Run Android 8.0 .. - Ndtv - 12/10

NDTV Huawei Mate 10 Teased to Run Android 8.0 Oreo, Stylus Support Tipped for Mate 10 Pro NDTV Huawei's Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro smartphones are just days ..





Microsoft Edge browser preview available for .. - Gkmen - 12/10

GkMen Microsoft Edge browser preview available for Android and iOS GkMen This allows users to seamlessly switch from Edge on iOS or Android to the ..





Is Razer about to launch a modern .. - BGR - 12/10

BGR Is Razer about to launch a modern PlayStation Phone to take on the iPhone? BGR Remember Sony's PlayStation Phone? It was, at least on paper, the phone that ..





OPPO F5 with FHD+ display is heading to .. - Androidcentral - 12/10

Android Central OPPO F5 with FHD+ display is heading to India and other SE Asian markets Android Central The OPPO F5 will be making its debut later this ..





Cyanogen, Now Called Cyngn, Is Working on .. - Ndtv - 12/10

NDTV Cyanogen, Now Called Cyngn, Is Working on Software for Self-Driving Cars: Report NDTV Cyanogen, the startup best known for its failed attempt to ..





Samsung Galaxy Note FE to go on sale Oct 25 .. - Star - 12/10

The Star Online Samsung Galaxy Note FE to go on sale Oct 25 The Star Online The Galaxy Note FE will go on sale on Oct 25 with two colour options ..





Oppo F5 with bezel-less display may come to .. - Intoday - 12/10

India Today Oppo F5 with bezel-less display may come to India on October 26: Report India Today Oppo will be launching a bezel-less smartphone on October ..





Nokia 9 3D renders spotted, show off thin .. - Intoday - 12/10

India Today Nokia 9 3D renders spotted, show off thin bezels & dual cameras India Today After Nokia 8, HMD Global is reportedly preparing to bring another ..





Want to gift a smartphone this Diwali? Here .. - Businesstoday - 12/10

Business Today Want to gift a smartphone this Diwali? Here are the best options ranging from Rs 6999 to Rs 69999 Business Today Diwali is almost here and ..



Is the Chromebook the New Android Tablet? - Slashdot -

An anonymous reader shares a report from Computerworld, where JR Raphael makes the case for why it's time to call the Chromebook the new Android tablet: What does a traditional Android tablet do that a convertible Chromebook ..





Privacy-focused Telegram can share your .. - Engadget - 12/10

Engadget Privacy-focused Telegram can share your location in real time Engadget Telegram is big on privacy, but that doesn't mean you always want to keep ..



Failed Palo Alto Startup Pivots From Trying To Be an 'Android Killer' To .. - Slashdot -

A Palo Alto startup that stopped trying to be an "Android killer" last year after raising $185 million has apparently pivoted to developing autonomous vehicle technology. From a report: The ..





Google Testing Thumbnails In Mobile Search .. - Androidhl - 12/10

Android Headlines Google Testing Thumbnails In Mobile Search Suggestions Android Headlines Google started experimenting with thumbnails in its Search ..





Russian Yandex Debuts AI Assistant 'Alice' .. - Androidhl - 11/10

Android Headlines Russian Yandex Debuts AI Assistant 'Alice' On Android Android Headlines Russian search giant Yandex announced its own artificial ..





ZTE's foldable smartphone Axon M spotted on .. - Firstpost - 11/10

Firstpost ZTE's foldable smartphone Axon M spotted on FCC website with model number Z999 Firstpost A new device from ZTE with model number Z999 was ..





Nokia 2, Nokia 7 and Nokia 9 release delayed .. - Ibtimes - 11/10

International Business Times, India Edition Nokia 2, Nokia 7 and Nokia 9 release delayed to 2018? What we know so far International Business Times, ..





Honor's 'Bezel-Free' Handset To Launch In .. - Androidhl - 11/10

Android Headlines Honor's 'Bezel-Free' Handset To Launch In The UK On Dec. 5 Android Headlines Honor had introduced the Honor 7X smartphone earlier today ..





ZTE Axon M the first foldable smartphone .. - Gizbot - 11/10

Gizbot ZTE Axon M the first foldable smartphone appears on FCC: Launch imminent Gizbot Apart from Samsung, ZTE is also rumored to launch a foldable ..





An A1 budget smartphone from Xiaomi - The .. - Straitstimes - 11/10

The Straits Times An A1 budget smartphone from Xiaomi The Straits Times The $349 Xiaomi Mi A1 operates on the Snapdragon 625 processor and has a dual-lens ..



Google Paid $7.2 Billion Last Year To Partners, Including Apple, To .. - Slashdot -

A reader shares a Bloomberg report: There's a $19 billion black box inside Google. That's the yearly amount Google pays to companies that help generate its advertising sales, from the websites lined ..





Huawei Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro Press Renders, .. - Ndtv - 10/10

NDTV Huawei Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro Press Renders, Specifications Leak Ahead of October 16 Event NDTV More details about Huawei's supposed upcoming flagship ..





Android-Powered Xiaomi Redmi 5 & 5 Plus .. - Androidhl - 10/10

Android Headlines Android-Powered Xiaomi Redmi 5 & 5 Plus Certified In China Android Headlines Recent reports originating from China suggest that Xiaomi may ..



Kotlin's killin' Java among Android devs - Theregister -

By the end of 2018, says Realm, Kotlin will overtake Java for Android apps Java on Android is dying, and before long will be dominated by Kotlin , or so says a selective slice of developer data.



BlackBerry's new Motion will move you neither to tears of joy nor sadness - Theregister -

It's an Android with a few frills and BBM. Fine First Fondle BlackBerry's new "Motion" handset is a solid Android with some nice touches that, if it lives up to its battery life promises, will be ..





Huawei Mate 10 poster reveals a big battery .. - Techradar - 10/10

TechRadar Huawei Mate 10 poster reveals a big battery and a massive screen TechRadar Despite the Huawei Mate 10 likely launching on October 16 we still ..





3 Best And Worst Features Of The Google .. - Mndigest - 10/10

GoAndroid 3 Best And Worst Features Of The Google Pixel 2 And Pixel 2 XL malaysiandigest.com Google on Wednesday took the wraps off its new Pixel 2 and Pixel ..





Huawei MediaPad M3 Lite gets Malaysian debut .. - Stuff - 10/10

Stuff Huawei MediaPad M3 Lite gets Malaysian debut Stuff Shopping for an Android tablet? Huawei's just dropped its MediaPad M3 Lite, a lower-specced ..





LeBron James and Intel want to convince you .. - Mashable - 10/10

Mashable LeBron James and Intel want to convince you autonomous cars are safe Mashable LeBron James isn't scared of the formidable Golden State Warriors, ..



Slashdot Asks: Does the World Need a Third Mobile OS? - Slashdot -

Now that it is evident that Microsoft doesn't see any future with Windows Phone (or Windows 10 Mobile), it has become clear that there is no real, or potential competitor left to fight Android and iOS for a slice of ..





1Password comes to Microsoft Edge as an .. - Digitaltrends - 10/10

Digital Trends 1Password comes to Microsoft Edge as an extension, but you still need software Digital Trends Developer AgileBits is now providing better ..





Can LeBron James make us less afraid of .. - Theverge - 10/10

The Verge Can LeBron James make us less afraid of self-driving cars? The Verge To be human is to fear the unknown. And since only a tiny fraction of people ..





Huawei Mate 10 Pro To Only Support FHD .. - Androidhl - 9/10

Android Headlines Huawei Mate 10 Pro To Only Support FHD Resolution: UAProf Android Headlines A newly uncovered User Agent Profile (UAProf) specification ..



Microsoft Exec Says Windows 10 Mobile is No Longer a 'Focus' - Slashdot -

From a report: Microsoft's Joe Belfiore informed Twitter users that new features and hardware for Windows 10 Mobile "aren't the focus" any more. There will be fixes and security patches, of course, but you ..





This Windows 10 feature is now available on .. - Express - 9/10

Express.co.uk This Windows 10 feature is now available on your iPhone and Android phone Express.co.uk MICROSOFT is bringing its default Windows 10 web ..





Honor 7X with Android Nougat, 4GB RAM .. - Intoday - 9/10

India Today Honor 7X with Android Nougat, 4GB RAM spotted on GeekBench ahead of October 11 launch India Today Honor 7X, which is a successor to Huawei's one of ..





Nokia 3310 3G phone to start selling in .. - Today - 9/10

TODAYonline Nokia 3310 3G phone to start selling in S'pore from Oct 14 TODAYonline Nokia's latest edition of its iconic 3310 model, complete with 3G mobile ..





Nokia 3310 3G: 5 reasons why this dumb phone .. - CNA - 9/10

Channel NewsAsia Nokia 3310 3G: 5 reasons why this dumb phone clicks in a Smart Nation Channel NewsAsia The classic handset will be sold in Singapore ..





Xiaomi Mi A1 vs Moto G5S Plus: Which Phone .. - Ndtv - 9/10

NDTV Xiaomi Mi A1 vs Moto G5S Plus: Which Phone Should You Buy? NDTV The under Rs. 15,000 segment of smartphones has seen a lot of new launches of late, ..





Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Can Automatically .. - Ndtv - 9/10

NDTV Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Can Automatically Switch to DND Mode While Driving: Report NDTV The recently launched second-generation Google Pixel ..





Everything new you can do with Google Home - .. - Theverge - 8/10

The Verge Everything new you can do with Google Home The Verge Google announced a whole bunch of products this week, including two new Home speakers. ..



Microsoft takes struggling Edge browser to iOS, Android - Computerworld -

Microsoft on Thursday announced that it had created iOS and Android versions of its struggling Edge browser, and would make both available to users for testing. The company cast the Edge variations as critical to ..





Google Pixel 2 Launch, Jio 4G Speeds, Amazon .. - Ndtv - 8/10

NDTV Google Pixel 2 Launch, Jio 4G Speeds, Amazon Prime Price Increase, and More News This Week NDTV Pixel 2 and its bigger sibling Pixel 2 XL were ..





How to prevent data loss on Android phone .. - Star - 8/10

The Star Online How to prevent data loss on Android phone using a Windows 10 computer The Star Online Experts recommend that you first copy files to your ..





Google Clips: Camera with 'new angle,' or a .. - Star - 8/10

The Star Online Google Clips: Camera with 'new angle,' or a return to creepy? The Star Online Google is positioning Clips as harmless like GoPro for ..





Intel's Myriad 2 VPU Powers The Google Clips .. - Androidhl - 8/10

Android Headlines Intel's Myriad 2 VPU Powers The Google Clips Camera Android Headlines Intel's Movidius Myriad 2 Vision Processing Unit (VPU) powers ..



Can Cheap Android Tablets Bridge the Digital Divide? - Slashdot -

It's now possible to buy a 7-inch Android tablet for under $50 -- for example, the Nook Tablet 7 or Amazon's cheapest Fire tablet. "Since the Fire can now easily install regular Android apps, it has become useful out ..





Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) Battery Problem .. - Androidhl - 7/10

Android Headlines Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) Battery Problem Finally Gets A Fix Android Headlines The Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) is finally getting a ..





Google removes Android Wear from its store, .. - Techspot - 7/10

TechSpot Google removes Android Wear from its store, but the platform isn't being killed off TechSpot Phones, speakers, cameras, laptops, Google made a ..



Bluetooth Won't Replace the Headphone Jack -- Walled Gardens Will - Slashdot -

Last year, when it was rumoured that the then upcoming iPhone models -- 7 and 7 Plus -- won't have the 3.5mm audio jack, The Verge's Nilay Patel wrote that if Apple does do it, it would be a user-hostile ..





Huawei Mate 10 Pro Spotted in the Wild, .. - Ndtv - 6/10

NDTV Huawei Mate 10 Pro Spotted in the Wild, 4000mAh Battery Confirmed NDTV Huawei's much-anticipated Mate 10 Pro has been leaked in a live image showing the ..





BlackBerry 'Krypton' Motion Full-Touch .. - Ndtv - 6/10

NDTV BlackBerry 'Krypton' Motion Full-Touch Android Smartphone Leaked NDTV BlackBerry's long-rumoured 'Krypton' Android smartphone has been leaked in a new ..



Microsoft Edge shock: Browser opts for Apple WebKit, Google Blink - Theregister -

On iOS and Android, cough Microsoft has released a beta version of its Edge web browser for Apple iOS and Google Android devices.





Google exec discusses new Pixel devices, .. - Foxnews - 6/10

Fox News Google exec discusses new Pixel devices, privacy, artificial intellige



Microsoft Brings Edge To Android and IOS - Slashdot -

An anonymous reader writes: If you want more proof that Microsoft is embracing Android and iOS, boy, do we have it for you today. The company has launched Edge for iOS in preview, promised Edge for Android is coming soon, and ..



Microsofts Edge browser now has iOS, Android versions - Arstechnica -

The Arrow Launcher on Android has been renamed and promoted from the Garage.



Machine learning-based threat detection is coming to your smartphone - Computerworld -

Part of a growing trend, MobileIron announced today that it is adding machine learning-based threat-detection software to its enterprise mobility management (EMM) client, which it said will help ..





Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL First .. - Ndtv - 5/10

NDTV Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL First Impressions NDTV Killing off the Nexus lineup was a bitter pill to swallow for many Android fans, but in place of that, ..





India gives blessing to Oppo stores as focus .. - Star - 5/10

The Star Online India gives blessing to Oppo stores as focus turns to Apple The Star Online Oppo has become the first pure play smartphone brand to win ..





Google touts Babel Fish-esque in-ear .. - Theregister - 5/10

The Register Google touts Babel Fish-esque in-ear real-time translators. And the usual computer stuff The Register Google today showed off some new Android ..



Google Unveils Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL With No Headphone Jack - Slashdot -

From a report: Google product chief Mario Queiroz today unveiled two new Android 8.1 Oreo smartphones at the company's annual hardware event: the Pixel 2 and the Pixel 2 XL. The smaller Pixel 2 sports a ..





Is facial recognition coming to the .. - MalayMail - 4/10

Malay Mail Online Is facial recognition coming to the mainstream? Malay Mail Online Using facial recognition technology and specialised algorithms, consumers can ..





Alcatel U5 HD With Front Flash Launched in .. - Ndtv - 4/10

NDTV Alcatel U5 HD With Front Flash Launched in India: Price, Specifications NDTV Back in August, Alcatel launched its U5 HD budget smartphone globally ..





Nokia 8 price, release date and specs: HMD .. - Theinquirer - 4/10

The INQUIRER Nokia 8 price, release date and specs: HMD outs souped-up model with 6GB RAM, 128GB storage The INQUIRER HMD GLOBAL has made the Nokia 8 ..





Budget $349 Xiaomi Mi A1 to launch in .. - Straitstimes - 4/10

The Straits Times Budget $349 Xiaomi Mi A1 to launch in Singapore on Oct 14 The Straits Times SINGAPORE - Xiaomi's first near-stock Android phone, the budget ..



FreeBSD gains eMMC support so errr watch out, Android - Theregister -

Gadgets that need Flash now have another alternative OS Version 10.4 of FreeBSD has landed, with the headline feature being support for eMMC.





Nokia Smartphones Steps Up Its Play in the .. - Adageindia - 4/10

AdAge India Nokia Smartphones Steps Up Its Play in the Indian Market AdAge India A few months ago, Nokia started a new chapter in India by introducing its ..



Google Chrome Will Block Tab-Under Behavior - Slashdot -

An anonymous reader writes: Google is working on blocking tab-under behavior in Chrome, according to a document seen by Bleeping Computer. For users unfamiliar with the jargon, Google considers tab-under behavior when an ..



Why Google Needs Gadgets - Slashdot -

Google will tomorrow launch the next generation of its smartphone with the Pixel 2 and the Pixel 2 XL. At the same time, the company will reportedly introduce a new Chrome OS-based laptop called the Pixelbook, a small smart speaker called the ..



The Google feed has lost its soul - Computerworld -

Not long ago, the Google feed the stream of card-based info at the left-most side of your Android home screen and/or inside the Google mobile app was something uniquely spectacular. "The predictive future of search," proclaimed The ..





Instagram rolls out shoppable posts for more .. - Businessinsider - 3/10

Business Insider Instagram rolls out shoppable posts for more merchants Business Insider Merchants using BigCommerce, an e-commerce platform with 50,000 ..




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From Penaga to Petaling Jaya, 'Kleptocracy' is the .. - M-Ins
The Malaysian Insight From Penaga to Petaling Jaya, 'Kleptocracy' is the word The Malaysian Insight From Penaga to Petaling Jaya, 'Kleptocracy' is the word Many of those who attended the first 'Love Malaysia , End Kleptocracy' roadshow event in Penaga, Penang, say they were when DAP national ..
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Mahathir working hard to 'get rid' of 'dictator' Najib .. - Rappler
Rappler Mahathir working hard to 'get rid' of 'dictator' Najib Rappler MANILA, Philippines Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad admitted that he is "working very hard to get rid" of current Prime Minister Najib Razak, whom he called a dictator. During the ASEAN Leaders Forum ..
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Syria war: Alliance poised for new assault on Raqqa - .. - BBC
BBC News Syria war: Alliance poised for new assault on Raqqa BBC News A US-backed alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighters is poised to begin a new offensive in the Syrian city of Raqqa shortly, a commander has told the BBC. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have been fighting so-called Islamic ..
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Three more SMEs to be listed on Bursa's LEAP market by .. - MalayMail
Malay Mail Online Three more SMEs to be listed on Bursa's LEAP market by year-end Malay Mail Online LEAP, launched three months ago, is an alternative platform for SMEs to raise capital despite lacking a financial track record. AFP picKUALA LUMPUR, Oct 14 At least three more small ..
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DJI announces Zenmuse X7 drone camera for 6K aerial .. - MalayMail
Malay Mail Online DJI announces Zenmuse X7 drone camera for 6K aerial movies Malay Mail Online When mounted on the Inspire 2 drone, the Zenmuse X7 promises a new kind of high-end aerial shooting. DJI picBEIJING, Oct 14 Chinese manufacturer DJI has presented a new drone camera promising ..
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Hackers May Have Breached System Containing Government .. - Govtech
Government Technology Hackers May Have Breached System Containing Government Email; Deloitte Says None Were "Impacted" Government Technology It appears that hackers who targeted Deloitte breached systems containing emails from four U.S. government agencies, though the consultancy is ..
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Android vs iOS: Here's Why Android Is The King Of .. - Indiatimes
Indiatimes.com Android vs iOS : Here's Why Android Is The King Of Operating Systems & iOS Just Can't Cut It Indiatimes.com ... user experiences. And while iOS might be the best OS for Apple fans, we have 13 reasons why Android is the king of operating systems. .... You can search for apps ..
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NASA Satellite Sees Overheated Tropical Forests Oozing .. - Space
Space.com NASA Satellite Sees Overheated Tropical Forests Oozing with Carbon Dioxide Space.com NASA's latest carbon dioxide-mapping satellite has detected a dramatic spike in the amount of the greenhouse gas in the atmosphere, measuring the largest annual increase Earth has seen in at least ..
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Yamaha to Debut Concept Car at Tokyo Motor Show - .. - Motortrend
Motor Trend Yamaha to Debut Concept Car at Tokyo Motor Show Motor Trend Yamaha Motor Co. is bringing a concept car to the Tokyo auto show later this month. The company best known for its motorcycles and powersports vehicles revealed few details other than that it will be an automobile design ..
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