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Apple has fixed that annoying 'i' glitch in iOS 11.1

Apple has fixed that annoying 'i' glitch in iOS 11.1

Apple says the issue happens when temperatures drop suddenly, and the firm is working on a fix. At this point, the screen does not work reliably in terms of registering touch-based inputs. Guidance offered by Apple on its website reads: 'Low or high temperature conditions might cause the device to change its behavior to regulate its temperature. Read More

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How to Use Files Go, Google's New AirDrop-Style File Sharing App

How to Use Files Go, Google's New AirDrop-Style File Sharing App

For those of you with 128GB phones, this may not be something you care about, but if you have a phone like the Moto X4 pictured above, this is exactly the type of app that could come in handy. For us, the Storage tab presented a card to free up 1.05GB of app cache, free up 274MB of large image files, free up 36B of downloaded files, and free up 25.53MB of duplicate files. Read More

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Apple Pay Cash Now Available in iOS 11.2 Beta 2

Apple Pay Cash Now Available in iOS 11.2 Beta 2

Apple's upcoming iOS 11 .2 update is now in beta and the current version delivers a nice list of changes including Apple Pay Cash, a fix for an annoying autocorrect bug, a fix for a calculator issue, and several other notable tweaks. There's no fee to use Apple Pay Cash with a debit card. Apple Pay Cash uses the debit or credit card linked to your Apple Pay account. How does Apple Pay Cash compare with competitors? Apple said in its support post the error will be fixed in a future ... Read More

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World Of Warcraft Classic And Battle Of Azeroth Expansion Announced

World Of Warcraft Classic And Battle Of Azeroth Expansion Announced

Sadly, this server will be a huge undertaking and probably won't be ready for a while, but the process can be sped up if anyone who owns one of the original server blades sends it back to Blizzard . The time for compromise has passed, however, and now Azeroth is on the brink of world war. Gamers will explore these islands with up to two other players, but no two experiences will be the same; even when players visit the same island twice, they will find new challenges and missions. Read More

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HTC U11 Life Android One phone launched: Specs, price and more

HTC U11 Life Android One phone launched: Specs, price and more

Aside from the bezel-less display (more on that later) the HTC U11 Plus is hauntingly familiar. The U11 Life - which aims to be the HTC U11's almost identical, cheaper sibling - comes with free headphones in the box called HTC USonic. The storage can be expanded via a micro-SD card in both cases. HTC U11+ is an answer to the Apple iPhone X , Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and Xiaomi Mi Mix 2. Read More

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Long queues outside Apple stores ahead of iPhone X launch

Long queues outside Apple stores ahead of iPhone X launch

Wall Street was looking for earnings of $1.87 a share on revenue of $46.9 billion. Longer queues are expected for the iPhone X launch on November 3. "We sold more iPhones than we expected", he said. If Apple falters, investors are likely to dump its stock after driving the shares up by 45 percent so far this year on the expectation that the iPhone X will be the company's biggest hit yet. Read More

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Nintendo Switch Update 4.0 Allows Gamecube Controller Support

Nintendo Switch Update 4.0 Allows Gamecube Controller Support

For example, there's no home button so you'll need to swap controllers to get back to the main menu. According to Ars Technica , third-party adapters aren't as dependable as Nintendo's official Gamecube controller adapter . However, controls at that time were very much limited, making the controller nearly unusable with most Switch games, notes TechRadar. Apart from the GameCube controller and video capture support, the update also brings 12 new icons for two different games. Read More

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Film industry backs Vijay's 'Mersal' over GST row

Film industry backs Vijay's 'Mersal' over GST row

Saturday's statement comes days after BJP's state President Tamilisai Soundrajan and other senior leaders demanded the removal of scenes that had taken a dig at the Centre's initiatives including Digital India and GST. India will shine when it speaks". Mersal was certified. Dont re-censor it. When these scenes are played in the theatre, there is a lot of claps as people appreciated and supported them. Read More

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Fall Creators Update to Roll Out with Fluent Design

Fall Creators Update to Roll Out with Fluent Design

With the Creators update, Microsoft is bringing in more of a 3D look and feel to Windows 10 including new tab management, built-in game broadcasting and enhanced security features such as a new Microsoft privacy dashboard. Microsoft's Fluent Design roll out will gradually take shape, beginning with its own apps and elements like the Start Menu, Action Center and notifications; the new design will also come to its apps for Android and iOS. Read More

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Samsung unveils Connect Tag

Samsung unveils Connect Tag

Based on the Tizen operating system, the Samsung Connect Tag can be clipped to a range of objects and, using a combination of NB-IoT, Cat.M1, GPS and GLONASS, it will report the location of whatever it is attached to. Connect Tag comes with an exclusive ring that easily attaches to bags, collars or key rings. The tag will be showcased at the Samsung Developer Conference 2017 in San Francisco, later this week. Read More

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Mobile's Mobile Without Borders now maxes at 5GB of 4G LTE data

Mobile's Mobile Without Borders now maxes at 5GB of 4G LTE data

If you really need more than that data, you can still purchase high-speed global LTE data for an additional $25. Go from NY to Canada, or from California to Mexico; it's just like going from Idaho to Texas, from Georgia to Kentucky. If you pass your 5GB allotment, you'll be throttled, with speeds restricted, allowing up to just 128kbps, or 256kbps, if on the T-Mobile ONE Plus plan. Read More

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DOJ gives New Orleans

DOJ gives New Orleans "last chance" on NOPD immigration policy

The Department of Justice found New York City isn't complying with federal immigration laws and ordered the Big Apple to prove it's not a sanctuary city by October 27 or risk losing millions in federal grant dollars. Landry, in a press release Thursday, declared himself "the state's most aggressive critic of sanctuary cities" and said he'd repeatedly warned Landrieu over the policies. Read More

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Get lost mom and dad! Amazon lets teens shop on their own

Get lost mom and dad! Amazon lets teens shop on their own

Order approvals are switched on by default, so if a parent wants to allow a teen to shop Amazon without each item being reviewed they'll have to explicitly disable this feature. Once you get it set up, you'll receive a text or email every time your teen orders something off Amazon. Teens will be given access to their parents' Prime benefits at no cost. Read More

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Face ID technology may be coming to iPad Pro

Face ID technology may be coming to iPad Pro

This way, Apple will be able to build a new ecosystem for iOS users. Kuo says that Apple will do so to maintain an equal user experience for the iPhone X and iPads as well, MacRumors reports. "We expect Apple's major promotion of facial recognition related applications will encourage the Android camp to also dedicate more resources to developing hardware and facial recognition applications", Kuo wrote. Read More

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Rebecca Wright: We may never know Vegas gunman's motives

Rebecca Wright: We may never know Vegas gunman's motives

Married and divorced twice, Stephen Paddock most recently lived in Mesquite, Nevada, with his girlfriend Marilou Danley, who police said was out of the country during the shooting. Danley is a citizen of Australia originally from the Philippines and still has family there, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said. Starbucks workers say they knew Stephen Paddock, the gunman responsible for the deadliest mass shooting in modern United States history, as a cruel customer. Read More

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Motorola reversal: Moto G4 Plus to get updated to Android 8.0

Motorola reversal: Moto G4 Plus to get updated to Android 8.0

The company wrote in one of its blogs that the Moto G series has been created to get one major Android update in its lifecycle and the moto G4 Plus was no exception. It's now apologizing for the miscommunication. Hey Whats-up guys welcome to the 13th episode of the tech updates, let's get started. Furthermore, the usage of glass body allowed Motorola to add IP68 certification this time around, unlike the IP54 certification seen in earlier Moto smartphones. Read More

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Rafa Benitez focused on keeping up momentum after third successive Newcastle win

Rafa Benitez focused on keeping up momentum after third successive Newcastle win

Lascelles had scored the only goal of the game against Swansea City six days earlier - again a header from a Ritchie corner - and Pieters and his team-mates had watched videos of the strike. Meanwhile, United captain Lascelles is looking to score more goals. The 27-year-old forward joined Newcastle this summer after departing from Deportivo, and has so far scored one goal this season in the Premier League. Read More

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United States vs Kaspersky: Politically-Charged 'Wholesale Attack' on Russian Businesses

United States vs Kaspersky: Politically-Charged 'Wholesale Attack' on Russian Businesses

For those that aren't familiar, Kaspersky has been one of the firms most commonly associated with researching and securing against common security threats like Wanna Cry and others. While he described the revenue his firm earns from the USA government as "close to zero", the wider United States market accounts for about a quarter of Kaspersky's sales. Read More

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