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Days before the reveal, the new Samsung flagship leaks in what appears to be a promotional video . The game also checks to see if the device has an S Pen stylus. The Galaxy J8 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 system-on-chip (SoC), paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage . Just a few hours ago, the retail box was caught on camera in Russian Federation.
  • PUBG Mobile teams with Mission: Impossible for exclusive content

    PUBG Mobile teams with Mission: Impossible for exclusive content

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    The tie-in brings a number of new avatar skins and customizable parachutes, alongside in-game rewards and challenges centered around the action movie, which is now playing in cinemas worldwide. Fortnite also did something similar with Avengers: Infinity War . As expected, the new update brings new in-game content inspired by the movie.
  • Facebook testing Dating feature internally, reverse engineer finds

    Facebook testing Dating feature internally, reverse engineer finds

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    Two months ago, at its F8 developer conference , Facebook shared that it was developing a dating app . Facebook is reportedly aiming to cash in on the £11billion lonely hearts industry with a dating app to rival the likes of Tinder . We ask all participants to only use dummy data for your dating profile and preferences. The company has confirmed that the feature is being tested internally and is confidential.
  • Parents Are Getting Their Kids Fortnite Tutors

    Parents Are Getting Their Kids Fortnite Tutors

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    Logan Werner, an 18-year-old "Fortnite" coach in Roy, Utah, said his dad would never have allowed video game coaching, according to Axios . According to the Wall Street Journal's Sarah Needleman, parents are shelling out an average of around 10 to 20 dollars an hour for these tutors to come and teach their kids how to become better Battle Royale competitors.
  • YouTube Music Gears Up For Mass Update

    YouTube Music Gears Up For Mass Update

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    The Spotify music alarm feature is rolling out this week to Google Clock , so be patient if it's not there. With this new update users of the Clock app can connect to their Spotify accounts and listen to songs instead of the normal alarm.
  • Google plans censored version of search engine in China, says U.S

    Google plans censored version of search engine in China, says U.S

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    After all, China, according to Motherboard writer Daniel Oberhaus , is a goldmine for internet companies, with twice as many people online as America. Google declined to comment on specifics mentioned in The Intercept report , but noted that it has launched a number of mobile apps in the country and works with local developers as part of maintaining its domestic presence.
  • Fortnite will be on Android but not through Google Play

    Fortnite will be on Android but not through Google Play

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    Sweeney isn't suggesting that Apple's iOS App Store does warrant a 30% cut and the Play Store doesn't. Fake versions of Fortnite , promising to give Android users access to the game, have been circulated online. Due to the open nature of Android, Google allows installation of apps from third-party sources other than the Play Store. That's not the case on Android, though, which lets you install apps from unknown sources fairly easily.
  • Samsung Posts Galaxy Note 9 Intro a Bit Early, Quickly Pulls It

    Samsung Posts Galaxy Note 9 Intro a Bit Early, Quickly Pulls It

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    Is there anything left? The video, that has now been taken down, teases and also confirms some of the top features of the Galaxy Note 8 successor. And guess what: It has a headphone jack! Plus there'll be a huge variety of colours, if all the leaks are to be believed. Numerous images already circulate on the Internet with a supposed design for this new model, many features are already known and now even real images exist, in a normal information leak.
  • Moto Z3 announced - Verizon exclusive with 5G Moto Mod support

    Moto Z3 announced - Verizon exclusive with 5G Moto Mod support

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    Storage: The Moto Z3 comes in only one storage model with 64GB. There is also a MicroSD card slot for further expanding the storage up to 2TB. Moto Z3 also offers a rather uniquely placed side-mounted fingerprint scanner. The 5G mod won't just work with the Moto Z3 , which is an exclusive to Verizon and optimized for its network. The mod is likely specifically tuned for the Verizon network on the 28-GHz band, which would make it incompatible for use here in Australia - though we're ...
  • Whoops: UK Retailer Reveals New DJI Mavic 2 Before Official Release

    Whoops: UK Retailer Reveals New DJI Mavic 2 Before Official Release

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    Both models will also be able to transmit live 1080p videos across a distance of up to five miles and will each feature 360-degree obstacle avoidance (described as "omnidirectional obstacle sensing") in the form of DJI's Advanced Pilot Assistance Systems (APAS) and Active Track 2.0 (an updated version of DJI's auto-tracking technology).
  • Reddit hack revealed: Here’s everything you need to know

    Reddit hack revealed: Here’s everything you need to know

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    Reddit's announcement is a great example of why it's important to read breach notifications carefully. "We learned that SMS-based authentication is not almost as secure as we would hope", said Reddit. If you use the same password you used on Reddit in 2007 on other sites, you should reset those passwords as well (and if you use any of these passwords , you should change it for good measure).
  • How to block businesses from sending you messages on WhatsApp

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    WhatsApp will charge businesses at a fixed rate for confirmed delivery, ranging from 0.5 cents to 9 cents per notification depending on the country. The rollout of group voice and video calling makes WhatsApp among the very few messaging platforms out there to support this feature across platforms.
  • Sony’s PS4 Worldwide Shipments Top 82.2 Million Units

    Sony’s PS4 Worldwide Shipments Top 82.2 Million Units

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    Sony lifted its annual profit outlook for the gaming business and semiconductor business by JPY 60 billion and JPY 20 billion, respectively. Of the $17.9 billion revenue recorded by Sony for the three months ending in June, $1.8 billion was recorded as profit.
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Will Launch at a 'Reasonable Price'

    Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Will Launch at a 'Reasonable Price'

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    And the Galaxy Note 9's S Pen? Samsung is ahead to unveil the Galaxy Note 9 in the next week, however, leaks encompassing the Smartphone are as yet rolling in from all corners. Moreover, the Galaxy Note 9 will be launched earlier than the company's traditional timeline which the company says will help it get more sales. A recent Geekbench listing highlighted that the handset will be powered by an Exynos 9820 SoC, though it was initially speculated to have the same Exynos 9810 SoC ...
  • Mobile, Nokia Teaming up on $3.5 Billion 5G Deal

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    More", Neville Ray, Chief Technology Officer at T-Mobile said in a statement . According to the contract, Nokia will supply T-Mobile with hardware, software and services that will allow the carrier to provide 5G signals over its 600MHz low-frequency spectrum and provide "ultra-high speed" service in urban markets using 28GHz millimeter wave channels.
  • Segment Samsung Galaxy On8 now in India

    Segment Samsung Galaxy On8 now in India

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    And it has a 237.3 x 169 x 6.0mm build, so it's slightly thinner than its successor. LTE models will be available soon. With the Galaxy Tab A 10 .5, friends and family can watch movies, play games, listen to music or browse content together on a 10.5-inch display featuring a generous 16:10 screen-to-body ratio thanks to its slimmer bezels.
  • New iPad Pro Lineup Might Ditch The Headphone Jack

    New iPad Pro Lineup Might Ditch The Headphone Jack

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    However, reports are now suggesting that the iPhone 9 would also adopt the iPhone X like the design, and use an Active Full LCD display to provide an all screen experience. This trait is already annoying iPhone X owners and will probably annoy future iPad owners as well if the rumor is true. An analyst says the new model's disappointing sales could lead to the phone being cancelled - with production stopping as soon as this summer.
  • Facebook & Instagram Unveil Time Limit Tool

    Facebook & Instagram Unveil Time Limit Tool

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    These can be accessed by going to the Settings page on Instagram or on Facebook, and then selecting " Your Activity " on the former and " Your Time on Facebook " on the latter. You also won't be able to view your historical data after the week has passed, so it may be hard to see changes in your behavior. Another tool lets you set daily limits for yourself.
  • WhatsApp Group Video, Voice Calling Rolled Out for All Android, iPhone Users

    WhatsApp Group Video, Voice Calling Rolled Out for All Android, iPhone Users

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    The messages will be charged at a fixed rate for confirmed delivery, ranging from 0.5 cents to 9 cents per message depending on the country, WhatsApp said. "Businesses will pay to send certain messages so they are selective and your chats don't get cluttered". The time has finally come for Facebook to start making money off WhatsApp.
  • Samsung Electronics misses forecast on lower phone sales

    Samsung Electronics misses forecast on lower phone sales

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    The South Korean company's net income fell short of analysts' estimates as the sluggish market hit demand for its Galaxy devices, even as Chinese rivals step up their competition. But total sales fell 4.1 percent year-on-year to 58.48 trillion won, with the company's consumer electronics and mobile businesses suffering. Samsung aims to bolster results through an increasingly diversified portfolio, coupled with its upcoming Note 9 and Galaxy S10.
  • Google sets down ground rules for notch support on Android P

    Google sets down ground rules for notch support on Android P

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    The devices we have seen with notched displays so far only have one and some manufacturers have now started pushing the envelope on smartphone design to get rid of the notch altogether. Google's primary concern is users, ultimately, and in suggesting restrictions on the number of notches, what the company is trying to do is to make life easier for developers and ensure a consistent experience for users.
  • Honor Note 10 now official with massive 6.95-inch display, gaming focus

    Honor Note 10 now official with massive 6.95-inch display, gaming focus

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    There's no word on a global release or regional pricing just yet, but previous Honor Note phones have made it out of the brand's home nation before, so there's a good chance we'll hear more in the coming weeks/months. With such a large battery, the device also supports 5V/4.5A (22.5W) Huawei's Super Charge technology. If you are located in China, you can start ordering the Note 10 , with deliveries starting on August 1.
  • Mobile Headwinds End Samsung's Stellar Profit Growth Run

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    The South Korean tech giant said demand for memory chips, its biggest earnings contributor by far, would remain strong in the second half thanks to the growth of server data centers. A report from ETnews , a Korean news outlet, indicates that Samsung is planning to include a triple-camera setup in an upcoming smartphone in the Galaxy A series, though there's no indication of when it will be released.
  • Samsung Electronics' profit growth slows as Galaxy S9 misses sales targets

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    Competition from cheaper Chinese brands like Xiaomi Corp ( 1810.HK ) and Huawei HWT.UL have already seen Samsung lose market share in China and India, the world's top smartphone markets. The consolidated net profit was 11.04 trillion won ($9.85 billion). Revenue for the April-June period fell 4 percent to 58.5 trillion won. The results reflect Samsung's troubles in shoring up its mobile business, despite resilient demand for its memory chips.
  • OnePlus will Bring Android P To OnePlus 3 and 3T

    OnePlus will Bring Android P To OnePlus 3 and 3T

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    In the official statement, it has been revealed that both phones won't receive an update to Android 8.1 Oreo as resources are now directed at the Android P project. This morning, the company has clarified its position, stating unequivocally, "We have chose to focus our development resources on the Android P project instead of upgrading the device to Android 8.1".
  • WhatsApp has finally encrypted group video calling for everyone

    WhatsApp has finally encrypted group video calling for everyone

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    In order to start a group call, you should start a one-on-one voice or video call and tap the " add participant " button in the top right corner to add other contacts. The group support is available for both video and audio call formats. This new option is being introduced in an attempt to stop the spread of fake news and rumours.
  • Android users get YouTube's dark mode

    Android users get YouTube's dark mode

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    Similarly iOS users could take advantage of dark mode by also clicking on their profile within the app, then settings before switching the toggle for the new theme on. Still, it's nice to see some variation within the app, especially since it hasn't received a design update for a long time. If the feature is available, you will be notified about it when you open the YouTube app.