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Amazon's Alexa heading to Australia with Echo smart speakers

REA Group chief inventor Nigel Dalton says Amazon Alexa will give people a fresh way to consume property-related news, giving users access to more than 1200 articles monthly. From your bank balance to your mobile balance and your smart home device...

Ideal for the bedroom, Amazon's Echo Spot is coming to the UK

Not only is there a new Echo and the enhanced Echo Plus , but the addition of the Echo Spot sees a diversification that takes Alexa into another room of the house, with a new set of features. In my opinion- no. This is where the Echo Spot is r...

Kia Niro EV shoots for 200-plus-mile range

Like much of the Korean carmaker's current line-up, the new EV features stand-out styling - while not opting for the sci-fi look that many competitors have adopted for their own battery-based models. Beyond the 5G conversation, Kia plans to have ever...

Google Is Taking The Android Out Of Android Pay

But soon, "over the coming weeks", Google says it will merge the various ways it gobbles up this information under a new umbrella called Google Pay. Here's where it gets a little confusing. Google is rebranding all its multiple payment methods - wh...

Nvidia announces Big Format Gaming Display (BFGD)

According to a blog post , Nvidia says it has been working closely with panel maker AU Optronics, in order to create the flawless 4K resolution panels with HDR and G-Sync. In other words, it means this BFGD is also Android TV system. "Throw in ...

Xiaomi Announces Mi Fan Sale In Time For Christmas

It is also offering SuperCash of up to 4,000 on Mobikwik and subscription of Hungama Play and Hungama Music for 3 and 12 months respectively. During the sale, Xiaomi will offer deals and discounts on smartphones, accessories as well its smart home ...

Samsung unveils Galaxy A8 (2018), A8+(2018) with dual front camera

The A8 has a 5.6-inch Super AMOLED screen and A8+ will come with 6-inch Super AMOLED screen . Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 3,300mAh battery . Software: Both the phones run Android 7.1 Nougat-based Experience user interface. Both the pho...

CES 2018: Samsung Reveals New Notebook 9 Laptops

The Samsung Notebook 9 Pen, a 13.3-inch 2-in-1 notebook, will have an integrated S Pen, similar to the Notebook 9 Pro , which was introduced in May. In case you are interested, the 2018 LG Gram goes on sale next month in the United States, and the...

YouTube Has a New Music Service, Blah Blah Blah

Spotify - which has paid more than $5 billion in music-licensing fees through September 2016 - faces increased competition from Apple Music in the space. Independent label consortium Merlin is also close to getting on board, according to Bloomber...

Oreo for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leaked

According to InfoQ , the final public release of the Android Oreo 8.1 version went out after a month of existing as a developer preview. On the other hand, the Chinese phone maker is also pushing the December security patch to Mi A1 units.

Here are your options if YouTube vanishes from Amazon gizmos

Amazon said it hoped to resolve the issue, and noted that Echo Show users can still access YouTube video through the internet, just not through the YouTube app. Google made this decision for a number of reasons: Amazon doesn't sell Google produ...

Google just launched a new version of Android for low-budget phones

At an event in India named 'Google for India , ' the Mountain View company also said compatible smartphones pre-loaded with Android Oreo Go would reach markets by the beginning of next year. There are now more Android users in India than there a...

Clemson-Alabama, Oklahoma-Georgia set for playoff semis

The Hawkeyes hammered Ohio State 55-24 , and the black mark on the Buckeyes' resume was too much for the playoff committee to overlook. Alabama rounds out the top four after losing to Auburn and missing out on the SEC Championship but getting in the...

Microsoft announces significant extension of its Redmond campus

Cars will be stored in an underground parking facility. With the added square footage, the campus' space will be the equivalent of 180 football fields. There are also plans for a local light rail to take workers to and from locations around the campu...

BMW i8 Roadster unveiled alongside Coupe update

It uses a mid-mounted version of BMW's turbocharged 1.5L 3-cyl. gasoline engine packaged behind the cabin in combination with an electric motor housed within the front axle assembly in a set-up that conceivably can provide either front-wheel driv...

Samsung Will Reportedly Preview Galaxy S9 And S9+ At CES 2018

Sound will improve with the introduction of AKG stereo speakers and Samsung is reportedly working on an upgrade to its DeX dock, which lets owners use their phone as a desktop computer. Before you get excited, please know that the Galaxy S9 is no...

Tencent Passes Facebook in Market Valuation

The company is now closing in on the biggest businesses in the world including Facebook and Amazon. The Hong Kong-listed internet giant, known for its WeChat messaging app and online games, saw shares rally to 420 Hong Kong dollars ($53.76) on Mo...

The inevitable LaVar Ball vs. Donald Trump war of words is here

Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) ripped President Trump on Sunday after the president said he should have left three UCLA basketball players in jail in China for shoplifting. That's gonna be debated, that's gonna be argued about, but I want to put that on t...

Apple to bring a fix to the freezing iPhone X screen

So far, the only iPhone X problems that we are aware of are potential OLED burn-ins, which Apple already warned users about, and screen issues when used in cold weather. The problem is not common, and only a few users have reported the issue. Apple...

More Google Pixel 2 Problems: Google Assistant Not Working With Bluetooth Headphones

As of now, it is still unclear whether this is a hardware related issue and whether a majority of Pixel 2 XL owners have been facing the issue. The right earbud not only awakens Google Assistant, it also activates the cool real time Google Trans...

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Android P Developer Preview is now available

Although it hasn't been made available to all users, most people with Google Photos will get it and it's been announced that soon it shall roll out for iOS as well. Lens is cre...

Call of Duty 2018: New Leak Points to Black Ops 4

Yeah, we know. It's rather weird. What you do get in the box though is a fantastic return to form for Call of Duty with a solid multiplayer that will hopefully grow and evolve ...

YouTube faces lawsuit after allegedly refusing to hire white or Asian males

About two months ago, former Google engineer James Damore made headlines after filing a lawsuit against the huge tech company for allegedly discriminating against white male cons...

Apple Said To Buy Cobalt Directly From Miners

About a quarter of total cobalt production is used by the smartphone companies to manufacture the batteries, according to Bloomberg . A confidential source, speaking to Bloombe...

Jaguar I-PACE Electric Crossover To Be Unveiled Ahead of Schedule

The Jaguar I-Pace has been previewed once again, this time during cold weather testing in Arjeplog, Sweden, ahead of its production premiere on March 1 . Here, temperatures reache...

Alexa loses her voice in Amazon Super Bowl tease starring Jeff Bezos

Apart from SMS messages, Amazon already offers free Echo to Echo calls and messages. Amazon announced the launch of a new feature for Alexa devices that allows you to send SMS ...

Viral fitness tracker heat map could reveal key military secrets

The global heatmap , which was published in November 2017, tracked 1 billion activities from September 2017, according to Strava . Though the heatmap was posted a few mon...

HomePod: Features, release date and everything we know about Apple's smart speaker

Siri , as we all know, is not good. You can't ask Siri to read you your appointments or make an event. You're going to use more power if you crank it up, of course, but you proba...

Audiobooks officially launched in Google Play Store

It's easy to pick up where you left off even if you switch devices , and you can also share your favorite titles with the entire clan through Family Library for no extra charg...

Jurgen Klopp says the Reds won't be spending anymore money in January

Carvalhal had a close look at Liverpool just two days before taking over at the Liberty Stadium . It would be easy after a fantastic result for Liverpool to take their foot ...

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Tim Cook Promises To Let iPhone Users Turn Off Throttling Soon

Tim Cook Promises To Let iPhone Users Turn Off Throttling Soon

Although he wouldn't suggest users do so, he said, "If you don't want it, you can turn it off". Apple issued an apology and lowered the price of battery replacements to reduce ...

Apple Messages 'chaiOS' bug can lock your device with a single text

The only reason he chose to go public is that Apple ignored his bug reports . It also appears that once the messages app crashes due to this bug, it is unable to restart. As i...

Amazon's Alexa heading to Australia with Echo smart speakers

Amazon's Alexa heading to Australia with Echo smart speakers

REA Group chief inventor Nigel Dalton says Amazon Alexa will give people a fresh way to consume property-related news, giving users access to more than 1200 articles monthly. From...

Ideal for the bedroom, Amazon's Echo Spot is coming to the UK

Ideal for the bedroom, Amazon's Echo Spot is coming to the UK

Not only is there a new Echo and the enhanced Echo Plus , but the addition of the Echo Spot sees a diversification that takes Alexa into another room of the house, with a new ...

Kia Niro EV shoots for 200-plus-mile range

Kia Niro EV shoots for 200-plus-mile range

Like much of the Korean carmaker's current line-up, the new EV features stand-out styling - while not opting for the sci-fi look that many competitors have adopted for their own ba...