• Google to appeal Europe's $5 billion fine
Google to appeal Europe's $5 billion fine

Google said it would appeal the fine. The Commission could have fined Google as much as 10% of the annual global sales of Alphabet, its parent company , which topped $110 billion in 2017. Vestager is expected to announce that Google abused its dominant position in the market by making tie-ups with phone makers like South Korea's Samsung and Chin...

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  • Google Is Fined A Record $5 Billion In EU Antitrust Case
Google Is Fined A Record $5 Billion In EU Antitrust Case

Vestager dismissed Google's argument that it had competition from Apple, saying iPhones were not a sufficient check on Google's dominance because they cost more and require users to exert significant effort to adopt. "Whether or not you like the result, this is law enforcement in Europe and we wouldn't like anyone interfering with law enforcement i...

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  • New Macbook Pro getting major upgrades, Apple says
New Macbook Pro getting major upgrades, Apple says

It also features 32GB of RAM and 2TB of hard disk space. Apple released updated 13-inch and 15-inch Touch Bar MacBook Pro models on Thursday. It also features the T2 SoC and True Tone Retina display . Originally featured on the iPad Pro, True Tone provides a more natural viewing experience as it adjusts the screen's white balance according...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8 promotional poster leaked out
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 promotional poster leaked out

The bottom of the device features a 3.5mm headphone jack, a USB-C port, what looks to be a microphone port and speaker grille plus a silo for the S Pen. The Note 9 is expected to supersede the Galaxy S9 flagship, with an advanced S Pen, a more powerful processor and a better pair of optics. The image shows a facedown phone in navy blue with...

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  • WhatsApp is running ads in India to combat fake news
WhatsApp is running ads in India to combat fake news

WhatsApp , the messaging app owned by Facebook, has 200 million users in India alone and has chose to use a variety of mediums to spread awareness about fake news. Instances of lynching of innocent people have been noticed recently because of large number of irresponsible and explosive messages filled with rumours and provocation are being circulat...

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  • Xiaomi raises $3.05 billion Dollars following its IPO
Xiaomi raises $3.05 billion Dollars following its IPO

The company had grown from a small startup to become the world's fourth-largest smartphone vendor at the end of a year ago. Xiaomi raised around 4.7 billion United States dollars in the IPO. Typically companies are valued on a multiple of profits or sales. Ping An Healthcare and Technology Co Ltd dropped below its IPO price on the second day of t...

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  • The Galaxy Note 9 will be presented on August 9
The Galaxy Note 9 will be presented on August 9

The smartphone was launched in India last month alongside the Samsung Galaxy J6 and is a part of a series of handsets that features Infinity Displays. Samsung is expected to release the Galaxy S10 in early 2019. It will be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 SoC (US market) / Exynos 9810 processor for other global markets.

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  • OnePlus will release a smartphone-compatible 5G
OnePlus will release a smartphone-compatible 5G

If OnePlus can strike a deal to get on one, say AT&T or Verizon, things would be looking pretty good. As per the maintenance schedule, there will be 2 years of regular software updates from the release date of the phone (release dates of T variants would be considered), including new features, Android versions, Android security patches and bu...

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"Fortnite" Rocket Will Simultaneously Launch For All Gamers This Afternoon

Has the June 29 update rectified that? The exact reason why is not clear, but it seems that Epic was extremely keen on letting everybody know - perhaps to ensure that a bunch of gawkers don't show up on Sunday for the glorious spectacle that is a crushing wave of realisation that you missed the actual glorious spectacle.

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  • Apple And Samsung Finally Settle Long-Running iPhone Patent Infringement Battle
Apple And Samsung Finally Settle Long-Running iPhone Patent Infringement Battle

Apple and Samsung resolved their seven year long dispute terminating the most noted case in succession of lawsuits over smartphone patents spanning over nearly a decade. That award was seen as a victory for Apple , which had argued in court that design was essential to the iPhone . An Apple statement in May said the company believes "d...

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  • Qualcomm's Snapdragon 1000 has Intel's PC market in its sights
Qualcomm's Snapdragon 1000 has Intel's PC market in its sights

Qualcomm is expected to continue their push into the PC market with the Snapdragon 1000 . This alleged chipset is said to be created to function on more powerful Windows notebooks and 2-in-1 devices. According to the job posting , it is clearly evident that Qualcomm is working on Snapdragon 850 and Snapdragon 100- more powerful variants of...

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  • Apple releases the first public beta of iOS 12
Apple releases the first public beta of iOS 12

Apple has finally released the first iOS 12 public beta . The public beta will be supported on all iPhone, iPad , and iPad Touch models that can now run iOS 11 . The roster of Animoji characters that first debuted with the iPhone X has also expanded with a ghost, koala, tiger, and tyrannosaurus rex. Even though the release of the publ...

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  • This new iOS 12 feature could save your life
This new iOS 12 feature could save your life

The justices said they would hear Apple's appeal of a lower court's ruling that revived the proposed class-action lawsuit by iPhone buyers over commissions that the Cupertino, California-based technology company receives through its App Store .

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  • Jose Mourinho sends Mohamed Salah warning to Russian Federation
Jose Mourinho sends Mohamed Salah warning to Russian Federation

This edition of the World Cup is the first to be hosted in Europe since 2006, and the first ever to be held in Eastern Europe. Cheryshev hammered in a fourth with the outside of his left foot in stoppage time and Golovin capped a magnificent performance by bending in a last-gasp free-kick.

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  • Ghost of Tsushima gameplay trailer reveals a stunning Japan
Ghost of Tsushima gameplay trailer reveals a stunning Japan

He's never really still, which makes sense for the acrobatic Spider-Man. Sony's E3 press conferences of the last few years have brought trailers by the bucket load, lighting up your eyes with dozens of game announcements and barely slowing down to take a breath.

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  • Microsoft guzzles up game studios and teases Xbox One game streaming
Microsoft guzzles up game studios and teases Xbox One game streaming

It competes with Sony's Playstation 4 Pro". Considering how much effort Microsoft has put into backward compatibility, I would expect the Scarlett devices to support current gen games but offer more advanced features and align possibly with Microsoft's upcoming game-streaming services.

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  • Fortnite won’t support cross-play between Nintendo Switch and PS4
Fortnite won’t support cross-play between Nintendo Switch and PS4

Nintendo announced that Fortnite: Battle Royale would be live in the USA from 10 AM PT on June 12. The Epic game is now available on PC, Xbox One , PlayStation 4 and iOS, in addition to the new Nintendo console. A recent leak suggested that Fortnite Nintendo Switch would be revealed during Nintendo's E3 Direct presentation. Set in...

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  • Battlefield 5 - Official E3 2018 Screenshots
Battlefield 5 - Official E3 2018 Screenshots

DICE confirmed that the rumoured Battlefield 5 Battle Royale mode would be part of the game at the beginning of the EA Play 2018 press conference earlier this evening. They added: "We'll have more to talk about later this year". "This new game will advance the state of the art for the franchise, while still delivering the signature gameplay and...

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  • Leaked images of Google Pixel 3 XL surface online
Leaked images of Google Pixel 3 XL surface online

It should be noted that this looks to be a real leak , it is also completely possible it has been faked in order for publicity. We can see the device is code-named " crosshatch ", which correlates with reports to date, and that the baseband version hints at Qualcomm's latest flagship processor with the abbreviation "g845".

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  • MIT scientists create world's first 'psychopath' AI and it's really spooky
MIT scientists create world's first 'psychopath' AI and it's really spooky

Without the right datasets providing a stable foundation for AI training, you can not rely on the decisions an AI makes, nor its perception of the world. Essentially, this AI has very disturbed responses when compared to a general AI. There's a goal behind the development of Norman . Norman is an AI experiment born from the test and "extende...

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  • BlackBerry Key2 smartphone launch
BlackBerry Key2 smartphone launch

Further, the Key2 improves the camera game by adopting a dual-12MP camera setup on the rear. Chinese electronics maker TCL Corp on Thursday launched a high-end smartphone in the United States that it developed with Canada's BlackBerry Ltd, touting security and privacy features to distinguish it from other devices.

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  • Amazon to show live Premier League football matches
Amazon to show live Premier League football matches

BT's deal means that BT Sport will, for the first time, show multiple mid-week Premier League matches on the same evening. The remaining rights to show another two rounds of midweek games were purchased by BT Sport for £90 million (NZ$172 million), giving it 52 live matches from 2019 to 2022.

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  • 'Destiny 2: Forsaken' trailer runs through all the big changes
'Destiny 2: Forsaken' trailer runs through all the big changes

Bungie has lifted the veil on Forsaken , Destiny 2's fall expansion, which features plenty of major changes, and the expected array of new locales, enemies, and of course a new raid. These are just some of the ways that Destiny 2 will fundamentally change alongside the release of the expansion. "Full of secrets to discover and bosses to def...

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  • Microsoft paying $7.5 billion for GitHub
Microsoft paying $7.5 billion for GitHub

It now counts about 27 million software developers around the world who use its platform to share code and build businesses. In recent years , under CEO Satya Nadella , the company has begun to embrace open-source technology, however. Friedman, for his part, said on that call that he's excited to get started with GitHub when the deal closes...

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  • Apple wants your iPhone to be able to unlock your front door
Apple wants your iPhone to be able to unlock your front door

Swap information with a business contact, tap. What makes Apple's approach to NFC technology unique is the fact that the sensitive data is stored directly on a chip that's isolated from the rest of the smartphone's operating system. The involvement of Cubit with Apple suggests that the tech giant might indeed be opening up it's NFC antenna so...

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