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Not Good: Samsung Phones Texting Photos to Random People

Is T-Mobile your carrier? So for Samsung Galaxy users, this means that the best way to now get around the bug is to avoid Samsung Messages entirely or revoke ...


Facebook bug unblocked unwanted users

Over 800,000 users were affected by this bug between May 29 and June 5. "We know that the ability to block someone is important - and we'd like to apologize and...


HTC axes 1,500 people

As per its own data, the company employs 6,450 employees globally as of June this year, meaning that this layoff represents about a quarter of its workforce. Af...


Google releases Beta 3 of Android P

Since we're closing in on Developer Preview 5 and the final release, not much has changed, but there are enough tweaks that we thought a video was necessary. Al...


Samsung Ghana launches 4 new affordable smartphones with flagship features

The front camera also supports Face Unlock feature, and both the cameras (front and rear) have a f/1.9 aperture lens. Samsung Galaxy On6 also sports the Inf...


Overwatch Players Find Clever Flanks with New Hero Wrecking Ball

Secondly, Wrecking Ball is now live on Overwatch PTR, so you can already give him a spin. Combined with the mech's built in Grappling Claw , which will enabl...


Bethesda released a new trailer for Fallout 76

It's been a whirlwind month for Warner Bros . and Bethesda as the latter sued the former over code rights in regards to an upcoming Westworld mobile game. Wh...


NES Classic back in stock for a limited time

Retailers offering it online are ThinkGeek , GameStop , Amazon , and Best Buy ( Walmart put its NES Classic inventory up for pre-order and it sold out r...


WhatsApp administrators can now control participants' ability to send messages

The launch of new features came days after the company told the New York Times it planned to give group administrators more control. The first thing mentioned...


A new red OnePlus 6 is expected to land on July 2

Now, the company might launch another color option for the smartphone, if our hunch is correct. The development was teased by OnePlus itself and could point t...


Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL design leaks in full

The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will most likely be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 chip and while their base 4GB/64GB memory configurations may remain the ...


Apple Maps Vs Google Maps

It even got to a point where Apple's current CEO Tim Cook apologized for how bad Maps was and asked everyone to download Google Maps instead, presumably to av...


U.S. court halves $500-mn verdict in Facebook virtual reality lawsuit

Judge Kinkeade did agree with the jury's finding back in February of 2017, which awarded ZeniMax $200 million for breach of contract and $50 million for copyrig...


Porsche beats 35-year-old Nurburgring lap record

That particular record was accomplished with a Porsche 956 C, and it's only fitting that the Le Mans and World Endurance Champion Timo Bernhard managed to...


Nissan GT-R50 commemorates five decades of GT-R and Italdesign

The GT-R's "samurai sword" air vents aft of the front wheels have been lengthened and are again embellished with gold inlays. Nissan emphasises that this is...


Moto Z3 Force may arrive on August 2

That's two new smartphones from the company that was once a leader in the mobile industry. Now, we have another leak that provides a clearer picture of ... Th...


Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specifications, Key Features Detailed in Hands-On Coverage

It's been common knowledge that the Galaxy Note 9 will come out in the next couple of months ever since the Galaxy Note 8 arrived a year ago and now that S...


OnePlus fully commits to Android updates - time to get a OnePlus 6?

The software updates start from the day the phone is released, coming with new software features, Android updates, and security patches on a bimonthly basis. ...


Active Damping Case Solves the Phone Drop Problem

But usually, they come at a price apart from adding more bulk to the handsets that we have to carry around in our pockets. Now smartphone cases do offer some ...


Epic Games Aims to Re-Release ‘Fortnite’ Playground Mode ASAP

Representatives from the company described the unexpected mishap on Twitter and Reddit Thursday, saying, "So many of you rushed in to create and play that o...


Niantic Developing AR Platform That "Understands Reality"

Niantic has reason ample reason to swagger. The Niantic Real World Platform is still under development but we can see the potential now. The platform wil...


Google backs JioPhone operating system provider KaiOS

Facebook, Google Assitant, maps, search and digital payments. KaiOS Technologies Inc., developer of the emerging operating system for smart feature phones...


ASUS Zenfone 5Z India launch date might be revealed today on Flipkart

According to the secret on Flipkart , the "Huge Reveal " will be made on the site at 8:45 pm on June 26. Display screen, resolution and aspect ratio - wit...


Google Home and Chromecast outage hits millions of users worldwide

If you're also receiving this specific error message, don't bother resetting the speaker like I did because it won't fix anything. However that hasn't fixed t...


You can now play Mario Kart with Nintendo Labo's cardboard motorbike

Labo functionality is available today as a free update to Mario Kart 8 Deluxe , so be sure to download that update and check it out for yourself. That's right...


Latest US Supreme Court decision could hit SC wallets. Here's how

Supreme Court decision which allows states like South Dakota to tax online sales. In a 5-4 decision, the high court agreed with the states that the physi...


IOS 12 public beta is now available

Be aware that this is beta software so it may contain bugs. How to download: To get started, head to beta.apple.com and get an early access account using th...


Apple plans new, improved AirPods, HomePod and over-ear headphones

Apple is also said to be internally thinking about adding biometric sensors for new AirPods , including a heart-rate monitor. Apple is trying to increase the r...


SCOTUS Says States Can Collect Sales Tax From Online Retailers

The court found the standard doesn't jibe with current-day online retailing. At first, online retail was just a minor sideshow, but after a quarter century of...


No Plans to Support VR on Xbox Consoles

Based on what was said, it's pretty clear that Xbox VR is not going to happen. Recent reports reveal Microsoft has terminated its plans to offer virtua...